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Just for Fellows (1956)

by Howard Clark

The expression on the guy's face gives it away -- this book is a:
(a) Steamy noir potboiler?
(b) Smarmy etiquette manual?
(c) Sporty athletic guide?
Here's an excerpt to help you out:
"Bob Seaman and Rafer Johnson attend UCLA (the University of California at Los Angeles) and are champions. Bob Seaman's height is five feet eleven, he weighs 155 pounds, and he ran one of the fastest miles in American sport history when he almost nipped Wes Santee at the tape in the Compton Invitational. Rafer Johnson is a Negro..."

You are correct! It is a smarmy etiquette manual.