Content for Thursday, June 17, 1982

News & Stories

Against the Current: Florence Chadwick in and out of the water

She won her first race when 11 years old swimming from Ballast Point to the foot of Broadway.

On a recent afternoon, after the museums had closed and the daytime tourists had deserted Balboa Park, about a hundred people gathered in front of the newly rebuilt Electric Building. Among the crowd were business ...