Tag Archives: Pete Holtz

Young Hackenschmidt Wins From Pete Holtz

The Milwaukee Journal – December 1, 1936

Young Hackenschmidt defeated Pete Holtz of Chicago in the wrestling wind-up at Riverview rink Monday night.  Hack took the first fall with a leg strangle, lost the second on an airplane spin and took the third with a reverse body slam. Continue reading

Jim Londos And Joe Savoldi Meet Tonight

Chicago Tribune – April 7, 1933

Jim Londos and Joe Savoldi will wrestle tonight at the Stadium in the main bout of a five-match program. The encounter is to be decided by one fall, with a time limit of an hour and a half.

In one of the other bouts, Jim McMillen will meet George Zaharias. Matchmaker Coffey has promised McMillen that he will get a chance at the winner of the main bout at a later date if he is victorious tonight. Continue reading