Thursday, December 17, 2015

Les Lyman cards East York 1953-54

Like contemporary Red Garner, Les Lyman would put on shows around T.O. in smaller arenas,
Here are a  few Ads for shows 1953-54 at East York Arena. Tunney would also occasionally have shows at East York when MLG was un-available.

Wilf Jennings in one of the ads went on to be a ref for McKigney shows in the early-mid 70's . Black Jack Richards, Paul Penchoff, and Ivan Klimenko pop up a bit on other Indy shows of the time. Don't think Sandy Scott is the Sandy Scott of the Scott Brothers





Friday, December 11, 2015

The Old Argument 1933 style

the arguments about Professional Wrestling and its authenticity go back many years as this Lou Marsh piece from 1933 shows