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Pro Wrestling Slated

Richmond County Daily Journal – August 11, 1971

Paul Jones and Nelson Royal 8-11-1971

PAUL JONES AND NELSON ROYAL

Four action-packed matches are slated for the Rockingham Ball Park on Thursday, Aug. 19, at 8 p.m. as professional wrestling comes to Rockingham.

Paul Jones and Nelson Royal meet Art Nelson and Gene Anderson in the headliner. Nelson and Anderson aren’t winning many friends, but they are an impressive pair when they apply the pressure. Continue reading

Weaver Fighting Mad At Mention Of Nelson

Richmond County Daily Journal – February 23, 1971

Johnny Weaver George Becker 2-23-1971

Johnny Weaver and George Becker
…will appear at Rohanen Thursday night

Johnny Weaver and Art Nelson are much like the mongoose and the cobra.  They’re enemies to the very end and each meeting becomes a savage encounter.  They’ll clash once again in the Rohanen High School gym on Thursday night. Continue reading

Wrestling Slated Here

Richmond County Daily Journal – August 19, 1971

Penny Banner 8-19-1971

PENNY BANNER will match her skills against Belle Starr in one of three prelims slated for the Rockingham Ball Park tonight, The main event of the all-star card pits Paul Jones and Nelson Royal against Art Nelson and Gene Anderson. The card is sponsored by the Hamlet Jaycees.

Paul Jones and Nelson Royal, two extremely capable and popular professional wrestlers have a rough test ahead on the mat card at Rockingham Ball Park Thursday evening.

Jones and Royal collide with Gene Anderson and Art Nelson on the main event of the all-star program. It will be for two-of-three falls with a one-hour time limit. Continue reading

Savage Captures Pro Mat ‘Fight’

Eugene Register-Guard – August 7, 1976

Dutch Savage kayoed Jesse Ventura in the fifth round as the professional wrestlers turned boxers Friday night at Willamette High. Continue reading

Ventura Beats Savage In Pro Wrestling

Eugene Register-Guard – August 14, 1976

Jesse Ventura defeated Dutch Savage in fourth round of a mixed boxer-wrestler main event to highlight the weekly pro wrestling card at Willamette High School Friday night. Continue reading

Savage, Eagle Defeat Ramos, Ventura In Tag

Eugene Register-Guard – November 15, 1975

Dutch Savage and Johnny Eagle combined to whip Bull Ramos and Jesse Ventura in a tag team match Friday night in pro wrestling at Lane County Fairgrounds.  The duel went to three falls, with the clincher on a disqualification.

In other matches, Jeffrey Portz topped Fritz von Schneider in two of three falls, and Manny Cruz and Matti Suzuki went to a draw.