Globe & Mail – March 7, 1947
By Allan Nickleson
Whippah Billy Watson retained his newly won world wrestling championship before a jam-packed, roaring multitude of some 15,000 fans at Maple Leaf Gardens last night – and he accomplished the feat fairly easily against the caddish chappie he beat for the bauble. Continue reading
St. Petersburg Times – December 25, 1953
By Mae Barber
In the best girl wrestling match this reporter has ever been privileged to witness, the team of Violet Viann and Le Chona LaClaire turned back Bonnie Watson and Judy Glovers at the armory last night. It was an Australian tag match. Continue reading
Minneapolis Morning Tribune – March 20, 1952
By Dick Cullum
The phone here has been buzzing with hot words from wrestling fans who went to the auditorium Tuesday night.
A few have been contending they are entitled to get their money back because of what happened. Continue reading
The Miami News – December 22, 1951
An Australian tag match will be one of the features on next Friday night’s wrestling show at Miami Beach Auditorium on which Don Eagle, the sensational Indian grappler from Quebec, meets Fred Von Schacht of Milwaukee and Buddy Rogers (Nature Boy) of Camden, N. J., locks horns with Nick Roberts of Athens, Ga. In a double windup, each match to a positive finish. Continue reading
The Miami News – December 23, 1951
Taught Wrestling By Dad; Meets Von Schacht At Beach
Don Eagle, who meets Fred Von Schacht, 235 pound Milwaukean, in one of the two finish wrestling matches on the same program on which Buddy Rogers tangles with Nick Roberts at Miami Beach Auditorium Friday night, was born 25 years ago on the Caughawaga Indian reservation in Canada.