The Milwaukee Journal – December 28, 1958
Ricki Starr, a wrestler who prefers ballet slippers to sneakers, will meet Gypsy Joe in the feature match at the Auditorium Saturday night, Jan. 10. In other matches Don and Jackie Fargo will meet Boris and Nicoli Volkoff in a tag team scuffle, Kurt Steinke will face Hans Schmidt and Gino Angelo will take on Carl Engstrom.
Milwaukee Sentinel – January 10, 1959
Ricki Starr, that dancing hit-and-run master, tries his befuddling routine against that well-known traveler, Gypsy Joe, in Saturday night’s main wrestling offering at the Auditorium. Continue reading
Chicago Tribune – October 18, 1958
Boris and Nicoli Volkoff held Verne Gagne and Edouard Carpentier to a draw in the featured tag match in the wrestling show Friday night in the Amphitheater in the stock yards. But it was a mere warmup for what followed. Continue reading
Posted in 1958
Tagged Bobo Brazil, Boris Volkoff, Dick the Bruiser, Don Fargo, Edouard Carpentier, Ivan the Terrible, Jack Fargo, Legs Langevin, Ned Taylor, Nikolai Volkoff, Ray Schaefer, Ricki Starr, Roy McClarity, Verne Gagne, Wilbur Snyder, Yukon Eric
Moline Daily Dispatch – December 19, 1960
The Quad-Cities’ first wrestling show in two years ended in a riot Saturday night.
With all four wrestlers from the feature tag-team match going at it with the customers in the aisles at Wharton Field House, the Illinois State Athletic Commission disqualified everybody in sight and declared the match no contest. Continue reading
Milwaukee Sentinel – December 1, 1958
By Ed Bryl
Red was a mighty distracting color in Saturday night’s wrestling feature at the Arena – for the jousting “bull-y” boys, Don and Jackie Fargo and Boris and Nicoli Volkoff, as well as for many of the 3,876 rabid critics – who saw the big whing-ding come to a messy close as a “no-contest.” Continue reading
Posted in 1958
Tagged Angelo Poffo, Bobo Brazil, Boris Volkoff, Bronco Lubich, Carl Engstrom, Corrine Cordero, Don Fargo, Jackie Fargo, Killer Kowalski, Nikolai Volkoff, Ricki Starr, Shirley Strimple, Tarzan Kowalski, Yukon Eric