The Victoria Advocate – September 12, 1954
About Bobby Sox Idol Ricki Starr
“I think that Victoria is lucky to have a wrestler of my capabilities on the card this Wednesday. I am one of the top men in my profession in the country and I don’t believe that children, the likes of Ricki Starr, should even be on the same card with me. I will take care of Mr. Starr in the main event match Wednesday.” Continue reading
The Victoria Advocate – September 23, 1954
Ricki Starr missed a flying head hold and crashed through the ropes onto the cement floor where he remained dazed long enough for Referee Julius Johnson to count him out and give big Jack Adkisson the victory in the main event at the Sportatorium last night. Continue reading
The Victoria Advocate – September 16, 1954
Popular Ricki Starr used a Chinese crab hold to pin Jack Vansky in the third fall of the main event at the Sportatorium last night.
Vansky didn’t think the third fall was necessary, for he proclaimed himself winner of the match after taking the second of this best-of-three contest. Vansky stepped out of the ring after pinning Starr with a backbreaker, but Referee Marvin Jones finally convinced him a third fall was needed since Starr had won the first one with an airplane spin and a body press. Continue reading