Chicago Tribune – July 1, 1956
Reggie and Stan Lisowski beat Nick Bockwinkel and Seymour Koenig two out of three falls in last night’s tag team wrestling bout in Marigold arena. The event headlined a six-bout card. Dick the Bruiser beat Bozo Brown in two falls in the semi-windup. Other results: Continue reading
Posted in 1956
Tagged Angelo Poffo, Benito Gardini, Bozo Brown, Dave Jons, Dick the Bruiser, Don Cortez, Hans Hermann, Jack Allen, Nick Bockwinkel, Reggie Lisowski, Seymour Koenig, Sheik of Araby, Stan Lisowski, Tony Ross
Chicago Tribune – August 19, 1954
Lou Thesz retained his world heavyweight wrestling crown last night before 1,500 in Rainbo Arena by defeating Stu Gibson of Louisville in two straight falls. Thesz took the first fall in 15:12 with a flying leg lock and the second with a drop kick and a body press in 3:14.
In the semi-windup, Big Bill Miller beat Nick Roberts with a backbreaker in 16:22. In one-fall matches, Gordon Hessel defeated Charles Carr, and Mitsu Arakawa beat Frank Hurley. Tommy Martindale and Dave Jons wrestled to a 15-minute draw. The tag team of Bobby Nelson and Dutch Hefner scored its 16th straight victory by winning two of three falls from Ivan Rasputin and Rudy Kay.
Posted in 1954
Tagged Bill Miller, Bobby Nelson, Charles Carr, Dave Jons, Dutch Hefner, Frank Hurley, Gordon Hessel, Ivan Rasputin, Lou Thesz, Mitsu Arakawa, Nick Roberts, Rudy Kay, Stu Gibson, Tommy Martindale
Chicago Tribune – July 18, 1954
Argentina Rocca beat Tarzan Hewitt in two straight falls in the main wrestling event before 1,383 last night in Marigold Arena. Juan Hernandez whipped Hans Hermann on a disqualification in 10:15 of the semi-windup. Other results:
Bob Orton beat Harry Lewis, Sheik of Araby and Gypsy Joe beat Jon Arjon and Tommy Martindale (tag match), Dave Jons beat Don Clauss and Milt Olsen drew Jerry Woods.
Posted in 1954
Tagged Antonino Rocca, Bob Orton, Dave Jons, Don Clauss, Gypsy Joe, Hans Hermann, Harry Lewis, Jerry Woods, Jon Arjon, Juan Hernandez, Milt Olsen, Sheik of Araby, Tarzan Hewitt, Tommy Martindale