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January 8, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Empire Theater drawing ???
  1. Dave Buttermore vs. ??? Tolesi in three falls.
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January 15, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Empire Theater drawing ???
  1. John Aboohmad vs. Young Milke.

  2. American Light Heavyweight Champ Charles Olson beat The Mysterious Conductor (Charles Callender) (33:00) in two straight falls.
    • Olson beat Conductor (26:00).
    • Olson beat Conductor (33:00).
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January 22, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Empire Theater drawing ???
  1. Max Luttbeg beat Dave Buttermore in two straight falls.
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January 29, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Empire Theater drawing ???
  1. Otto Suter beat Max Luttbeg (91:30) in two straight falls.
    • Suter beat Luttbeg (6:30).
    • Suter beat Luttbeg (91:30).
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February 5, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Empire Theater drawing ???
  1. Johnny Billeter beat Kid Parker (51:00) in two straight falls.
    • Billeter beat Parker (28:00).
    • Billeter beat Parker (51:00).
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February 12, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Empire Theater drawing ???
  1. Jake Billeter drew Otto Suter (135:00) in three falls when no falls were taken.
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February 19, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Empire Theater drawing ???
  1. Jake Billeter drew Ted Tonneman in three falls when each had won a fall.
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February 26, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Empire Theater drawing ???
  1. Johnny Billeter beat Young Hackenschmidt (15:00) in two straight falls.
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March 5, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Empire Theater drawing ???
  1. Johnny Billeter beat ??? Spencer (19:00) in two straight falls. It was originally announced that Billeter beat Fred Eato, but Eato no-showed and was replaced by Spencer who was passed off as Eato.
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March 12, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Empire Theater drawing ???
  1. Otto Suter drew Max Wiley (98:00).
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March 19, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Empire Theater drawing ???
  1. Johnny Billeter beat Walter Dmochowski (31:30) in two straight falls.
    • Billeter beat Dmochowski (16:00).
    • Billeter beat Dmochowski (31:30).
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March 26, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Empire Theater drawing ???
  1. Otto Suter beat Walter Dmochowski (17:30) in two straight falls.
    • Suter beat Dmochowski (7:30).
    • Suter beat Dmochowski (17:30).
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April 2, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Empire Theater drawing ???
  1. Will Campbell vs. John Yeager.
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April 23, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Empire Theater drawing ???
  1. John Shufelt beat Harry Davis.
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April 30, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Empire Theater drawing ???
  1. Max Luttbeg beat John Shufelt (52:30) in two straight falls.
    • Luttbeg beat Shufelt (26:00).
    • Luttbeg beat Shufelt (52:30).
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May 7, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Empire Theater drawing ???
  1. John Shufelt beat Harry McDietrick (69:00) in two straight falls.
    • Shufelt beat McDietrick (58:00).
    • Shufelt beat McDietrick (69:00).
Note: This was the last show of the season at the Empire.

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May 14, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Burt's Theater drawing ???
  1. George Hazlett beat Charles Provo in three falls.

  2. Kid Lawrence beat Ed Blancho in three falls.

  3. Johnny Billeter drew Eugene Trembley (65:00).
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September 10, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Empire Theater drawing ???
  1. Ohio Middleweight Champ Ed Shelp beat Floyd Cutcher in two straight falls to win the Michigan Middleweight Title.
Note: This was the first Empire show of the season.

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September 13, 1909 in Toledo, OH
  1. Tom Coburn vs. Al Ackerman.
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September 17, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Empire Theater drawing ???
  1. Ed Shelp vs. Cant Burgess. The match did not take place due to an injury to Burgess. It's unknown whether a replacement was found.
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September 24, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Empire Theater drawing ???
  1. Ed Shelp drew Kid Lawrence (180:00) in three falls.
    • Shelp beat Lawrence (120:00).
    • The time limit expired (180:00).
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October 1, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Empire Theater drawing ???
  1. Otto Suter vs. Kid Lawrence.
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October 8, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Empire Theater drawing ???
  1. Young Gotch vs. Kid Lawrence.
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October 15, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Empire Theater drawing ???
  1. Leopold McLaglen vs. W. Sako in a "jiu jitsu" match.
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October 22, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Empire Theater drawing ???
  1. Leopold McLaglen vs. ??? Shimera in a "jiu jitsu" match.
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October 29, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Empire Theater drawing ???
  1. ??? Shimera vs. ??? in a "jiu jitsu" match.
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November 5, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Empire Theater drawing ???
  1. Leopold McLaglen beat Cyclone Rice in a "jiu jitsu vs. wrestling" match. Rice had two take two falls to win, while McLaglen only one.
    • Rice beat McLaglen (10:00).
    • McLaglen TKO Rice.
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November 12, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Empire Theater drawing ???
  1. Leopold McLaglen vs. Cyclone Rice.
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November 16, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Liberty Hall drawing ???
  1. Kid Lawrence vs. Young Burns.

  2. Dan Kelley vs. Jim Parr.

  3. The Mysterious Conductor vs. Kid Cutler.
Note: This show was promoted by Jim McLaughlin who was said to have "handled the head spinners for a long time." It's unknown whether he was a relative of 18th century star Col. James H. McLaughlin.

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November 19, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Empire Theater drawing ???
  1. Leopold McLaglen vs. Ed Conley.
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November 24, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Valentine Theater drawing ???
  1. Frank Gotch vs. JJ. Jeffries.
Note: This event was billed as "athletic vaudeville."

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November 26, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Empire Theater drawing ???
  1. Leopold McLaglen drew ??? Shimera (180:00) in a "jiu jitsu" match.
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December 3, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Empire Theater drawing ???
  1. ??? Shimera vs. ??? Koroku in a "jiu jitsu" match.
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December 7, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Coliseum drawing ???
  1. Walter Billeter drew Tony the Greek (20:00).

  2. Young Hazlet beat Frank Germain (14:00) in two straight falls.

  3. Yussiff Mahmout beat Leo Pardello (30:30) in two straight falls.
    • Mahmout beat Pardello (16:00).
    • Mahmout beat Pardello (30:30).
Note: This show was promoted by the Bay View Athletic Club.

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December 10, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Empire Theater drawing ???
  1. Leopold McLaglen beat Shimera (3:30) via submission in a "jiu jitsu" match.
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December 17, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Empire Theater drawing ???
  1. Leopold McLaglen vs. Monte Eggleton.
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December 24, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Empire Theater drawing ???
  1. Match results unavailable.
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December 31, 1909 in Toledo, OH
Empire Theater drawing ???
  1. Max Luttbeg vs. George Potter.
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