Long Island Daily Press – January 25, 1945
REBEL RUSSELL, one of the roughest giants in the wrestling game, makes his debut at the Ridgewood Grove tonight with Georgie Becker as his foe in best two out of three falls to a finish. In other bouts, Pat McKay and William Hall, also newcomers, will meet Tony Martinelli and Jimmy Austeri, respectively.
The Philadelphia Inquirer – January 29, 1945
Rebel Russell opposes Gino Garibaldi in a 90-minutes’ wrestling bout at Camden Convention Hall tonight. Michele Leone tackles George Becker. Don Evans faces Dutch Rohde. Bibber McCoy meets Pat Welsh. Rudy Dusek clashes with Jim Austeri with early bouts.
Oswego Palladium-Times – August 6, 1937
NEW YORK – Stan Pinto, 214, Dallas, pinned Joe Dusek, 234, Omaha, 22:15.
IRVINGTON, N. J. – Danno O’Mahoney, Ireland, threw Jim Austeri, Italy, one fall (heavyweights) Continue reading
Posted in 1937
Tagged Dan O'Mahoney, Danny Russo, Dory Denton, Eddie Newman, Ellis Beashara, Ernie Dusek, Gene Bowman, Ike Cassett, Jerry Marcus, Jerry Mesker, Jim Austeri, Joe Dusek, Nanjo Singh, Rob Russell, Rod Fenton, Sol Singel, Stan Pinto, Warren Bockwinkel
Elmira Star-Gazette – July 23, 1937
New York – Ernie Dusek, 228, Omaha, Neb., threw Abe Coleman, 205, Los Angeles, 32:41. Continue reading
Posted in 1937
Tagged Abe Coleman, Black Secret, Cliff Olsen, Dory Denton, Ernie Dusek, Freddie Knickles, George Wagner, George Zaharias, Jim Austeri, Jim McMillen, Juan Humberto, Nanjo Singh, Rod Fenton, Steve Casey
The Dispatch – November 16, 1956
Glamour boys of wrestling go against traditional roughnecks in one of the best rounded cards presented here in months at the Lexington YMCA tomorrow night.
Heading the popular guys is the big television favorite Ricki Starr who returns here for the second straight week at his own request. Continue reading
The Dispatch – November 5, 1956
Mills Boys Disqualified
A Veterans’ Day special that packs plenty of wallop and offers two main events is slated in wrestling action at the Lexington YMCA Saturday night.
Ricki Starr, one of the rapid-rising young stars of the ring today and a fellow fans have been asking to see, makes his debut this week. The former Purdue University amateur great who once aspired to ballet dancing and who has been seen time after time on television, takes on the “Denver Destroyer” Tom Bradley in one of two main events. Continue reading
Posted in 1956
Tagged Al Mills, Ali Bey, Jack Bence, Jerry Gordet, Jim Austeri, Mike Paidousis, Nick Roberts, Pete Managoff, Ray Mills, Ray Villmer, Ricki Starr, Tom Bradley, Wally Lamb