Vol. 25, No. 3 May-June 2013

On the Cover: 

Watercolor painter and illustrator Sascha Maurer (1897-1961) created this undated promotional poster for the Pico Peak ski area in Vermont; the poster also carried a logo for Flexible Flyer/Splitkein skis.


16 Going Pro
From the 1960s through the 1990s, a series of U.S. entrepreneurs-including Friedl Pfeifer, Bob Beattie and Ed Rogers-took turns trying to make pro ski racing a success.  By Tony Chamberlain

22 That's Ski Life
Classic cartoons-collected in a new book-by award-winning ski cartoonish Bob Cram.

25 Back Home Again
More than four decades after the Cochran kids rose to racing glory, their namesake Vermont ski area is still a family affair. By Edie Thys Morgan

Future Issue: 

Coming Up in Future Issues Soldiers on Skis: Article 2 Article 3