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Newsy Gossip Of The Sports

The Day – January 27, 1908

Charles Olsen has about decided to give up the grappling game and he says that when he gets a good steady job planning joists or shingling roofs he will forget all about his aspirations to be a champion.  He has also discovered that he doesn’t know as much about the game as an experienced manager. Continue reading

Farmer Burns to Meet Oscar Wasen

Custer County Republican – May 27, 1909

Will Wrestle Champion Heavyweight on July 4th

Will Plan for Auto Parade

A Meeting of all Auto Owners Will be Held Here Next Thursday to Make Plans for the Parade.

The general committee on the 4h of July celebration has arranged to have Farmer Burns wrestle Oscar Wasen, the champion of the state in the heavyweight class, on the evening of the celebration. Farmer Burns will bring his two boys with him and they will give a free exhibition during the day. Continue reading