Washington, D.C. 20549
                                    SCHEDULE 13G
                      Under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
                                (Amendment No.  1 )*

                                Wolverine World Wide 
                                  (Name of Issuer)

                                Common Capital Stock
                           (Title of Class of Securities)

                                   (CUSIP Number)

       (Date of Event Which Requires Filing of this Statement)

Check the following box if a fee is being paid with this
statement [  ].  (A fee is not required only if the filing
person:  (1) has a previous statement on file reporting
beneficial ownership of more than five percent of the class of
securities described in Item 1; and (2) has filed no amendment
subsequent thereto reporting beneficial ownership of five percent
or less of such class.) (See Rule 13d-7).

*  The remainder of this cover page shall be filled out for a
reporting person's initial filing on this form with respect to
the subject class of securities, and for any subsequent amendment
containing information which would alter the disclosures provided
in a prior cover page.

The information required in the remainder of this cover page
shall not be deemed to be "filed" for the purpose of Section 18
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 ("Act") or otherwise
subject to the liabilities of that section of the Act but shall
be subject to all other provisions of the Act (however, see the

CUSIP No. 97809710   

1)     Names of Reporting Persons S.S. or I.R.S. Identification
Nos. of Above Persons:  The Kaufmann Fund, Inc. - TIN #13-2605091

2)     Check the Appropriate Box if a Member of a Group

       (a)   N/A


3)     SEC Use Only
4)     Citizenship or Place of Organization:  Maryland

Number of           (5) Sole Voting Power: 700,000
Shares Bene-        
ficially            (6) Shared Voting Power: N/A
Owned by            
Each Report-        (7) Sole Dispositive Power: 700,000
ing Person                
With                (8) Shared Dispositive Power: N/A

9)     Aggregate Amount Beneficially Owned by Each Reporting
Person: 700,000

10)    Check if the Aggregate Amount in Row (9) Excludes Certain

11)    Percent of Class Represented by Amount in Row 9: 10.23%

12)    Type of Reporting Person (See Instructions): IV

                                      Item 1(a)

Name of Issuer:  Wolverine World Wide

                                      Item 1(b)

Address of Issuer's Principal Executive Offices:  9341 Courtland
Drive, Rockford, MI 49351

                                      Item 2(a)

Name of Person Filing:  The Kaufmann Fund, Inc.

                                      Item 2(b)

Address of Principal Business Office or, if none, Residence:  17
Battery Place, Suite 2624, New York, NY 10004

                                      Item 2(c)

Citizenship:  United States

                                      Item 2(d)

Title of Class of Securities:  Common Capital Stock

                                      Item 2(e)

CUSIP Number:  97809710 

                                       Item 3

If this statement is filed pursuant to Rules 13d-1(b), or
13d-2(b), check whether the  person filing is a:

       (a)   [  ]         Broker of Dealer registered under
Section 15 of the Act.
       (b)   [  ]   Bank as defined in section 3(a)(6) of the
       (c)   [  ]   Insurance Company as defined in section
3(a)(19) of the Act.
       (d)   [X]    Investment Company registered under section 8
of the Investment Company Act.
       (e)   [  ]   Investment Adviser registered under section
203 of the Investment Advisers Act of 1940.
       (f)   [  ]   Employee Benefit Plan, Pension Fund which is
subject to the provisions of the Employee Retirement Income
Security Act of 1974  or Endowment Fund; see Section
       (g)   [  ]   Parent Holding Company in accordance with
Section 240.13d-1(b)(ii)(G) (Note:  See Item 7).
       (h)   [  ]   Group, in accordance with Section

                                       Item 4


If the percent of the class owned, as of December 31 of the year
covered by the statement, or as of the last day of any month
described in Rule 13d-1 (b)(2), if applicable, exceeds five
percent, provide the following information as of that date and
identify those shares which there is a right to acquire.

       (a)  Amount Beneficially Owned:  700,000

       (b)  Percent of Class:  10.23%

       (c)  Number of shares as to which such person has:

             (i)  sole power to vote or to direct the vote:
             (ii)  shared power to vote or to direct the vote: 
             (iii)  sole power to dispose or to direct the
disposition of: 700,000
             (iv)  shared power to dispose or to direct the       
 disposition of:  N/A
Instruction:  For computations regarding securities which
represent a right to acquire an underlying security see Rule

                                       Item 5

Ownership of Five Percent or Less of a Class.

If this statement is being filed to report the fact that as of
the date hereof the reporting person has ceased to be the
beneficial owner of more than five percent of the class of
securities, check the following [  ].

                                       Item 6

Ownership of More than Five Percent on Behalf of Another Person. 

                                      Item 7

Identification and Classification of the Subsidiary Which
Acquired the Security Being Reported on By the Parent Holding
Company.  N/A

                                       Item 8

Identification and Classification of Members of the Group.  N/A

                                       Item 9

Notice of Dissolution of Group.  N/A 

                                       Item 10


The following certification shall be included if the statement is
filed pursuant to Rule 13d-1(b):

By signing below I certify that, to the best of my knowledge and
belief, the securities referred to above were acquired in the
ordinary course of business and were not acquired for the purpose
of and do not have the effect of changing or influencing the
control of the issuer of such securities and were not acquired in
connection with or as a participant in an transaction having such
purposes or effect.


After reasonable inquiry and to the best of my knowledge and
belief, I certify that the information set forth in this
is true, complete and correct.

June 13, 1994

/s/ Anthony W. Toogood

Anthony W. Toogood, Vice President