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January 24, 1908 in Massillon, OH
Athletic Club House drawing ???
  1. John Dow drew Horatio Wagner (10:00).
Note: This match was held before a MAC basketball game.

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March 26, 1908 in Alliance, OH
Blatsbury Hall drawing 300
  1. Mont Taris beat Lawrence Lutz in three falls.
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April 10, 1908 in Massillon, OH
Athletic Club House drawing 300
  1. John Dow drew Edward Chmel (15:00).
Note: This match was held before a MAC basketball game.

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April 12, 1908 in Massillon, OH
Armory Theatre drawing ???

A movie of the George Hackenschmidt vs. Joe Rogers from January 13, 1908
in London, England was shown. Newspaper reports show this match
as being on January 30 so the ad was likely in error.

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May 18, 1908 in Canton, OH
Grand Opera House drawing ???
  1. Bill Stadler beat Young Gotch (22:38) in two straight falls.
    • Stadler beat Gotch (7:19).
    • Stadler beat Gotch (22:38).
Note: This match was part of a boxing show.

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November 20, 1908 in Massillon, OH
Dreamland Theater drawing ???

Wrestler Alex Thomas would take on all comers in wrestling or
weight lifting with anyone who could beat him receiving $100 in gold.
This was part of a variety show that included a comedy act and movies.

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November 21, 1908 in Massillon, OH
Dreamland Theater drawing ???

This was the second night of the Alex Thomas challenge as part of a variety show.

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