The Washington Afro-American – January 24, 1956
A rematch of the Buddy Rogers and Cowboy Rocky Hi-Lee bout which ended on a riotous note at a recent show is on tap for the Uline Arena wrestling card Friday night.
Promoter Ray Fabiani has lined up Joe Louis former world heavyweight champion, to referee this match. Continue reading
Reading Eagle – March 1, 1957
In order to “qualify” for Saturday night’s windup meeting with the sensational Ricki Starr at the Armory it was necessary for black-bearded Al Smith to defeat three mat opponents in one night. Continue reading
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Reading Eagle – February 27, 1957
Wishing on a star is not prescribed as the best way of making dreams come true. Presumably, that is, the star you wish on, is of the “star light, star bright, first star I see tonight” variety.
If your name is Ricki Starr, however, and the star you wish on is yourself, you’re getting a better break in the odds. Continue reading