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Wrestling To Resume Here

Daytona Beach Morning Journal – January 21, 1961

Professional wrestling will return to Daytona Beach next Wednesday night at a new site – the spacious Main St. Ocean Pier.

Stu Schwartz of Tampa, the promoter, arranged terms for staging weekly Wednesday night wrestling shows at the Pier. Continue reading

O’Connor Wins Feature Armory Wrestling Bout

Lakeland Ledger – February 20, 1961

Pat O’Connor retained his grappling title here Saturday night by defeating Jack Wentworth in successive falls at the Armory.

O’Connor won the first fall when Wentworth was disqualified for refusing to break a strangle hold.  O’Connor then swiftly pinned Wentworth with a submission hold in the second fall to win the match. Continue reading

Dusek Brothers To Wrestle Tonight

The Miami News – January 31, 1958

The famous Dusek Brothers, Emil and Ernie, will take on Tony Martinelli and Sandor Kovac in an Australian tag team match during tonight’s wrestling show at the Miami Beach Auditorium.  The contest is scheduled for two out of three falls with a one hour time limit. Continue reading