Marshall Pins Ali Baba; Claims Wrestling Title

Associated Press – June 29, 1936

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Everett Marshall, Colorado wrestler, won what was billed as a world heavyweight championship wrestling match tonight, defeating Ali Baba in 39 minutes and 20 seconds.

Marshall had Ali Baba under control from start to finish and wound up the affair with a series of full nelsons, his favorite hold, and a high body slam and cross body pin.

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