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January 6, 1961 in Canton, OH
Memorial Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Baron Gattoni vs. Danno O'Shocker.

  2. Billy Red Lyons vs. Frank Valois.

  3. Sato Keomuka vs. Dick Beyer.

  4. Lord Layton & Ilio DiPaolo vs. Roy & Ray Shire.
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January 13, 1961 in Canton, OH
Memorial Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Prelim match.

  2. Prelim match.

  3. Happy Humphrey vs. Reggie Parks.

  4. Fritz Von Erich & Lord Layton vs. Chris & John Tolos.
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January 20, 1961 in Canton, OH
Memorial Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Reggie Parks vs. Killer Christie.

  2. Danno O'Shocker vs. Bill Cox.

  3. Happy Humphrey vs. Mike Gallagher.

  4. Fritz Von Erich & Lord Layton vs. Chris & John Tolos.
Note: Also scheduled were Reggie Parks, Killer Christie, Danno O'Shocker, and Bill Cox.

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January 27, 1961 in Canton, OH
Memorial Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Hercules Romero vs. Ilio DiPaolo.

  2. Pee Wee James & Billy the Kid vs. The Black Panther & Red Taylor.

  3. Bearcat Wright vs. Duke Keomuka.
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February 3, 1961 in Canton, OH
Memorial Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Danno O'Shocker vs. Bobby Bell.

  2. Lola Laray vs. Lechona LaClaire.

  3. Lord Layton vs. Ray Shire (Stevens).

  4. Bearcat Wright vs. Sato Keomuka.
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February 17, 1961 in Canton, OH
Memorial Auditorium drawing 4,176
  1. Prelim match.

  2. Darling Dagmar vs. Baby Cheryl.

  3. Sato Keomuka vs. Lord Layton.

  4. Antonino Rocca beat Mike Gallagher.
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February 24, 1961 in Canton, OH
Memorial Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Danno O'Shocker vs. ???.

  2. Billy Red Lyons vs. Frank Valois.

  3. Ohio Champ Ilio DiPaolo vs. Fritz Von Erich.

  4. Antonino Rocca vs. Don Leo Jonathan.
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March 2, 1961 in Canton, OH
Memorial Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Miguel Perez vs. Frank Valois.

  2. Doc Gallagher vs. Billy Red Lyons.

  3. Mike Gallagher vs. Dick Beyer.

  4. Bearcat Wright & Ilio DiPaolo vs. Chris & John Tolos.
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March 10, 1961 in Canton, OH
Memorial Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Prelim match.

  2. Prelim match.

  3. Lechona LaClaire & Ramona Isabelle vs. Elaine Ellis & Lola Laray.

  4. Ohio-based World Tag Champs Duke & Sato Keomuka vs. Fritz Von Erich & Ilio DiPaolo.
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Note: Lord Layton spoke at the annual Jewish Center
All Sports Banquet on March 12, 1961 in Canton, OH










March 17, 1961 in Canton, OH
Memorial Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Antonino Rocca & Ilio DiPaolo vs. Mike & Doc Gallagher.
Note: Also scheduled were Billy Red Lyons, Chris Tolos, Angelo Savoldi, Reggie Parks, Ramon Lopez, and Francois Don Juan.

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April 7, 1961 in Canton, OH
Memorial Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Reggie Parks vs. Billy Parks.

  2. Joe Swiderski vs. Frank Valois.

  3. Gene Lipscomb vs. Mike Gallagher.

  4. Fritz Von Erich & Ilio DiPaolo vs. Chris & John Tolos.
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April 21, 1961 in Canton, OH
Memorial Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Cy Smith vs. Frank Valois.

  2. Angelo Savoldi vs. Bobby Dane..

  3. Dick Beyer vs. Chet Wallick.

  4. Fritz Von Erich & Ilio DiPaolo vs. Chris & John Tolos. Bill McMurray was the referee.
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May 12, 1961 in Canton, OH
Memorial Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Prelim match.

  2. Prelim match.

  3. Mike & Doc Gallagher vs. Bill McMurray & Dominic Bravo.

  4. Ohio Champ Ilio DiPaolo vs. Gorgeous George.
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May 19, 1961 in Canton, OH
Memorial Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Prelim match.

  2. Mike Valentino vs. Frank Valois.

  3. Dominic Bravo vs. Oscar Verdu.

  4. Chris & John Tolos vs. Fritz Von Erich & Bearcat Wright.
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May 26, 1961 in Canton, OH
Memorial Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Fritz Von Erich, Bearcat Wright, & Mike Gallagher vs. Sato Keomuka, Chris & John Tolos.
Note: Also scheduled were Dino Bravo, The Crusher, Mike Tracey, Chet Wallick, and Mike Valentino.

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June 2, 1961 in Canton, OH
Memorial Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Prelim match.

  2. Prelim match.

  3. Dino & Dominic Bravo vs. Cyclone & Hurricane Smith.

  4. Bearcat Wright vs. Mike Gallagher.
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July 7, 1961 in Canton, OH
Memorial Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Hans Schmidt beat Joe Swiderski.

  2. Eduardo Carpentier vs. Baron Gattoni.

  3. Ilio DiPaolo vs. The Crusher.

  4. Bearcat Wright & Fritz Von Erich vs. Sato & Taro Keomuka.
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July 10, 1961 in Wooster, OH
Wayne County Fairgrounds drawing ???
  1. Dick Beyer vs. Frank Valoris.

  2. Billy Red Lyons vs. Mike Valentine.

  3. The Crusher vs. Bearcat Wright.

  4. Ilio DiPaolo & Firtz Von Erich vs. Sato & Taor Keomuka in three falls.
Note: This Wooster cards were promoted by Vince Risko.

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August 4, 1961 in Wooster, OH
Wayne County Fairgrounds drawing ???
  1. Sandy Scott vs. Chet Wallick.

  2. The Crusher vs. The Mask.

  3. Billy Red Lyons vs. Mike Gallagher.

  4. Bearcat Wright & Ilio DiPaolo vs. Sato & Taro Keomuka.
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August 17, 1961 in Millersburg, OH
Holmes County Fairgrounds drawing ???
  1. Match results unavailable.
Note: This show was promoted by Bob Otto as part of the county fair. Johnny Barend, Frankie Talaber, and Chief White Owl were scheduled.

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September 22, 1961 in Canton, OH
Memorial Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Prelim match.

  2. Prelim match.

  3. Chris & John Tolos vs. Ilio DiPaolo & Miguel Perez.

  4. Bearcat Wright vs. Sato Keomuka.
Note: This was billed as the "Season Opener" event.

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September 29, 1961 in Canton, OH
Memorial Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Women's tag match.

  2. Hercules Romero vs. Hans Schmidt.
Note: Also scheduled were Dominic Bravo, Mike Valentine, Baron Gattoni, and Chet Wallick.

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October 23, 1961 in Canton, OH
Memorial Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Dino Bravo vs. Joe Diamond.

  2. Hans Schmidt vs. The Crusher.

  3. Chris & John Tolos vs. Bearcat Wright & Billy Red Lyons.

  4. The Sheik beat Mike Gallagher.
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November 6, 1961 in Canton, OH
Memorial Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Tony Moreno vs. Doc Gallagher.

  2. Julius Halpern vs. Dominic Bravo.

  3. Chris & John Tolos vs. Ilio DiPaolo & Billy Red Lyons.

  4. The Sheik vs. Mike Gallagher.
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November 24, 1961 in Canton, OH
Memorial Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Mike Gallagher vs. Dominic Bravo.

  2. Happy Humphrey vs. Jack Herman.

  3. Midget tag match.

  4. The Sheik vs. Ilio DiPaolo.
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December 8, 1961 in Canton, OH
Memorial Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Prelim match.

  2. Prelim match.

  3. Darling Dagmar vs. Baby Cheryl.

  4. Bobo Brazil & Happy Humphrey vs. Mike & Doc Gallagher.
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December 29, 1961 in Canton, OH
Memorial Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Baron Gattoni vs. Norman Brady.

  2. Mike Valentino vs. Don Sherman.

  3. The Crusher vs. Vince Bryant.

  4. Happy Humphrey vs. Ivan Kalmikoff.

  5. Ilio DiPaolo vs. Kurt Stein.
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