St. Louis Globe-Democrat – April 22, 1961
Bob Ellis pinned Wladek (Killer) Kowalski and Johnny Valentine pinned Sonny Myers in a pair of main event matches on the St. Louis Wrestling Clubs program at Kiel Auditorium Friday night. There were 6275 fans present. Continue reading
Posted in 1961
Tagged Bob Ellis, Bobby Graham, Buddy Austin, Guy LaRose, Ivan Kalmikoff, John Paul Henning, Johnny Valentine, Killer Kowalski, Nikita Kalmikoff, Ray Gordon, Rip Hawk, Roy McClarity, Sonny Myers, Taro Myaki
The Age – December 21, 1964
Extra police were set to Festival Hall on Saturday night to control a crowd of about 2000 trying to force their way in to see the wrestling.
The building was already filled to capacity with 8000 spectators, and the doors were closed before 8 p.m.
With the overflow crowd becoming restive, Festival Hall authorities called extra police. Continue reading
The Age – December 3, 1964
Tex McKenzie may be the dominant figure in an international teams tag match heading the wrestling programme at Festival Hall on Saturday night.
Last week, McKenzie, 6 ft. 6 and 21 stone, was matched with former world heavyweight champion “Killer” Kowalski (U.S.A.), and up to the half-distance showed remarkable strength, skill, speed and versatility.
Posted in 1964
Tagged Al Woods, Bruce Wyatt, Buddy Austin, Dale Lewis, Denis Hall, Dominic DeNucci, Emil Dupre, George Manousos, Killer Kowalski, Larry O’Dea, Mongolian Stomper, Tex McKenzie