Tag Archives: Ida Mae Martinez

Steinborn Meets TV Grappler

Daytona Beach Morning Journal – August 24, 1954

Ace Freeman, a TV wrestler, has been signed for the big wrestling show this weekend, Matchmaker Saul Weingeroff announced last night. Continue reading

Garibaldi, Lewin To Wrestle

Daytona Beach Morning Journal – February 2, 1954

IDA MAE MARTINEZ... her first bout here

IDA MAE MARTINEZ… her first bout here

Matchmaker Saul Weingeroff last night completed the card for tomorrow night’s all star wrestling show at the Beach Arena by signing up Chick Garibaldi and Don Lewin for the opener. Continue reading

Watson-Mull Team Cop Wrestling Feature

St. Petersburg Times – August 26, 1954

Bonnie Watson and Mary Jane Mull defeated Betty Hild and Ida Mae Martinez in a tag team match in the weekly wrestling feature at N. Worth Gable Armory last night before 600 fans. Continue reading

Wrestlers’ Wrath in Girl Feature

St. Petersburg Times – August 12, 1954

A couple of female wrestlers practically threw last night’s Armory wrestling crowd into hysterics when they suddenly took out their wrath on the referee. Continue reading

Foreign Gals Cop Mat Win

Deseret News And Telegram – November 26, 1954

Senioritas Olga Zepada and Ida Mae Martinez triumphed  in the all-girl tag team match Thursday night at the Fairgrounds Coliseum before  the largest crowd of the indoor season.

The attractive Mexican girls downed Misses Mary Jane Mull and Bonnie Watson in a modern mat thriller.

Bill Melby defeated rugged Tony Borne in the co-feature.  A near riot developed during the closing moments as “Treach” Phillips was losing to Earl Lacy via disqualification.

Promoter Dave Reynolds announced that next week’s main attraction will be the tag team of Melby and George Strickland against Gypsy Joe and Big Ted Christy.