Tag Archives: Rufus Jones

Jackie Nichols Wins Over LaDue

Toledo Blade – June 20, 1947

Paavo Knocked Out In Go With Fenton

Monte LaDue, the rowdy mustached Canadian grappler, got a little rough last night in his match with Jackie Nichols of down Maine way but it didn’t do him much good.  Nichols won the main event of the Civic Auditorium mat show last night in consecutive falls. Continue reading

Spotsylvania To Host Professional Wrestling

The Free Lance-Star – October 27, 1983

Ricky Steamboat and Jay Youngblood will join forces to battle the villainous Brisco brothers, Jack and Jerry, in the main attraction of a five-card program of Mid-Atlantic Championship Professional Wrestling which will be coming to Spotsylvania High School on Friday Nov. 4. Continue reading

Dusty Rhodes To Visit CFCC Gym

Ocala Star-Banner – December 7, 1982

The Central Florida Community College Patriots will host a Championship Wrestling from Florida card on Dec. 17 at the Patriot gym.

The first match is slated for 8 p.m. Continue reading

Krauser Pins Garibaldi In Match At White City

Chicago Tribune – November 5, 1940

Karol Krauser tossed Ralph Garibaldi with a series of flying tackles in 27 minutes and 9 seconds in the White City arena last night. Tarzan White, Cardinal football player, threw Dizzy Davis. Other results: Continue reading

Silverstein Pins Coleman On Rainbo Mat

Chicago Tribune – January 30, 1941

Ruffy Silverstein pinned Abe Coleman with a back body press in 31 minutes and 4 seconds last night in the Rainbo Fronton Arena before more than 2,000 fans. Other results:

Dizzy Davis and Mike London drew (30:00).

Paul Bozzell threw Gene Bowman (10:12).

Frankie Hill downed Rufus Jones (18:00).