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Canadian Plans To Snap Hill’s Streak Tonight

The Borger Daily Herald – December 11, 1939

A thrill-packed match and probably the best in many a week on the local mat is scheduled tonight at the Borger Arena for the main event.  Preliminaries start at 8 p. m.

Promoter Otis Robertson has signed up Rod Fenton, the rough house Canadian, for a headline squabble with Frankie Hill, the Kansas Cyclone, a first class misery merchant. Continue reading

Fenton Meets The Soldier In Main Mat Bout

The Borger Daily Herald – December 17, 1939

Two rough and tumble mat-men, both hard as the proverbial nails, will clash in the main event on Promoter Otis Robertson’s wrestling show here at the Arena tomorrow night.

Rod Fenton, the rough house Canadian, and Soldier Thomas, the former U. S. Army champ, are the two principals in this grunt-groan special. Continue reading