Tag Archives: Ali Pasha

Dusty Rhodes, The Assassin Disqualified

Sarasota Herald-Tribune – April 26, 1976

Referee Stu Schwartz ended the feature match on Saturday night’s wrestling card at Robarts Sports Arena by calling a double disqualification on Dusty Rhodes and The Assassin at 12:41. Continue reading

Rhodes Bull Ropes Funk In Wrestling

The Miami News – April 8, 1976

Dusty Rhodes beat Terry Funk in a Texas bull rope match last night in the main event of the professional wrestling matches at Miami-Dade Community College North. Continue reading

Bonnie Watson To Make Local Debut At Armory

The Park City Daily News – February 1, 1955

Girl wrestlers will appear on the first half of a double main event wrestling card Wednesday night at the Armory.

Bonnie Watson, an Irish lassie from Charleston, West Virginia, will make her first appearance here.  Bonnie could easily become a model or starlet with her beauty.  But, with a great athletic background, her first love is wrestling. Continue reading

Victor In Armory Womens Bout Will Meet “World’s Champion”

Daytona Beach Morning Journal – September 24, 1946

Juanita Coffman

Juanita Coffman

Two lady bonecrushers will head the card at tonight’s Armory program: Juanita Coffman and Helen Hild.  The winner of the one-hour time limit, one-fall bout is scheduled to meet Mildred Burke, who is billed as “World’s Woman Champion,” at a later date.

Sponsored jointly by the American Legion and the Florida State Guard, the program will also include a semi-final between Lou Laird and Ali Pasha (sometimes known as the Terrible Turk), an opening bout between W. T. Hill and Swede Olson, a four-round boxing match and 10 pairs of nylons to be given away.

Helen Hild

Helen Hild