This photo from The Star’s historical archives was originally published on Jan. 1, 1976. Its original caption:
“The serve is the thing,” Forest A. Fox, 75, tells a class of young students at the Johnson County Y.M.C.A. Fox, known as “Mr. Handball” to Kansas City area sports enthusiasts, has taught handball for 40 years. Though he no longer plays competitively, Fox still demonstrates a devastating serve.