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January 2, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Mike Mihalakis vs. Indio Yaqui (Lone Eagle) in three falls.

  2. Budd Knox & Dutch Schultz vs. Whitey Walburg & Salvatore Balbo in three falls.
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January 9, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Prelim match.

  2. Dave Reynolds vs. Mike Mihalakis in three falls.

  3. Dutch Schultz vs. Danny Savich in three falls.
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January 16, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Duke Keomuka drew Rufus Jones (30:00).

  2. Dave Reynolds beat Jack Terry in three falls.
    • Terry beat Reynolds.
    • Reynolds pinned Terry.
    • Reynolds beat Terry.

  3. Danny Savich beat Buddy Knox in three falls.
    • Knox pinned Savich.
    • Savich beat Knox.
    • Knox was DQed.
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January 23, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Manuel Cortez beat Mike Mihalakis.

  2. Dave Reynolds beat Monty LaDue in three falls.
    • Ladue beat Reynolds.
    • Reynolds beat LaDue.
    • Reynolds beat LaDue.

  3. Danny Savich beat Buddy Knox (26:00) in three falls.
    • Knox pinned Savich (11:00).
    • Savich pinned Knox (18:00).
    • Savich pinned Knox (26:00).
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January 30, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. The Masked Mystery Man (Len Hughes) beat Whitey Walberg in two straight falls (29:00).
    • Mystery Man pinned Walberg (11:00).
    • Mystery Man pinned Walberg (29:00).

  2. Bull Montana & Rufus Jones beat Manuel Cortez & Salvatore Balbo (35:00) in two straight falls.
    • Montana & Jones beat Cortez & Balbo.
    • Jones and Balbo were eliminated and Montana pinned Cortez (35:00).
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No Show Scheduled: February 6, 1947 at the Auditorium due to the circus










February 13, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Steve Nenoff beat Dave Reynolds (35:00) in three falls.
    • Nenoff pinned Reynolds (18:00).
    • Reynolds beat Nenoff (29:00).
    • Nenoff beat Reynolds (35:00).

  2. Gil Woodworth beat an alligator (20:00).

  3. Manuel Cortez beat Rod Fenton (27:00) in two straight falls.
    • Fenton was DQed (17:00).
    • Cortez pinned Fenton (27:00).
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February 20, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Rene LaBelle beat Indio Yaqui (37:00) in two straight falls.
    • LaBelle beat Yaqui (29:00).
    • LaBelle beat Yaqui (37:00).

  2. Danny Savich & Steve Nenoff beat Bull Montana & Rufus Jones (48:00) in three falls.
    • Montana eliminated Nenoff (24:00) and Jones eliminated Savich (26:00).
    • Savich pinned Montana (36:00) and Nenoff pinned Jones (39:00).
    • Nenoff pinned Jones (47:00) and Savich pinned Montana (48:00).
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No Show Scheduled: February 27, 1947 at the Auditorium
due to the Sportsmen's & Home Builders show










No Show Scheduled: March 6, 1947 at the Auditorium
due to the Sportsmen's & Home Builders show










March 13, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing 2,500
  1. Billy Brooks beat Indio Yaqui in three falls.

  2. Danny Savich & Steve Nenoff beat Buddy Knox & Dutch Schultz in three falls.
    • Knox eliminated Savich and Schultz pinned Nenoff.
    • Savich pinned Knox and Nenoff pinned Schultz.
    • Savich pinned Knox and Nenoff eliminated Schultz.
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March 20, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Ali Pasha drew Whitey Walberg (30:00).

  2. The Masked Mystery Man (Len Hughes) beat Salvatore Balbo in three falls.
    • Mystery Man beat Balbo.
    • Balbo beat Mystery Man.
    • Mystery Man beat Balbo.

  3. Bull Montana beat Danny Savich in three falls.
    • Montana pinned Savich (12:00).
    • Savich pinned Montana (17:00).
    • Savich was counted out.
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March 27, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Whitey Walberg beat Rene LaBelle (25:00).

  2. June Byers beat Dot Dotson (21:00) in three falls.
    • Dotson pinned Byers (11:00).
    • Byers pinned Dotson (14:00).
    • Byers pinned Dotson (21:00).

  3. Buddy Knox beat Gordon Hessell (35:00) in three falls.
    • Hessell pinned Knox (20:00).
    • Knox pinned Hessell (29:00).
    • Knox pinned Hessell (35:00).
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April 3, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Whitey Walberg pinned Duke Keomuka (21:00).

  2. The Masked Mystery Man (Len Hughes) beat Steve Nenoff (31:00) in three falls.
    • Mystery Man beat Nenoff (15:00). Mystery Man was attacked by fans after the fall.
    • Nenoff beat Mystery Man (25:00).
    • Mystery Man beat Nenoff (31:00).

  3. Danny Savich beat Bull Montana (25:00) in three falls.
    • Montana pinned Savich (12:00).
    • Savich pinned Montana (20:00).
    • Savich pinned Montana (25:00).
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April 10, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Indio Yaqui beat Dutch Schultz via DQ.

  2. Billy Rayburn beat Whitey Walburg (22:00) in two straight falls.
    • Rayburn beat Walburg (15:00).
    • Rayburn pinned Walburg (22:00).

  3. The Masked Mystery Man (Len Hughes) beat Ali Pasha (39:00) in three falls.
    • Masked Man beat Pasha (20:00).
    • Pasha TKO Mystery Man (29:00).
    • Mystery Man beat Pasha (39:00).
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April 17, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Danny Savich beat Rod Fenton (17:00).

  2. Billy Rayburn beat Rufus Jones (24:00) in three falls.
    • Rayburn beat Jones (14:00).
    • Jones beat Rayburn (20:00).
    • Rayburn pinned Jones (24:00).

  3. The Masked Mystery Man (Len Hughes) beat Dutch Schultz (32:00) in three falls.
    • Schultz beat Mystery Man (1:00).
    • Mystery Man beat Schultz (25:00).
    • Mystery Man pinned Schultz (32:00).
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April 24, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Frankie Clemons beat Dale Haddock (16:00).

  2. Billy Rayburn drew Gordon Hessell (60:00) in three falls.
    • Hessell beat Rayburn (22:00).
    • Rayburn beat Hessell (34:00).
    • The time limit expired (60:00).

  3. The Masked Mystery Man (Len Hughes) beat Steve Nenoff (41:00) in three falls.
    • Nenoff beat Mystery Man (15:00).
    • Mystery Man beat Nenoff (32:00).
    • Mystery Man beat Nenoff (41:00).
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May 1, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. "Rassle royal" featuring Martin Blimp Levy, Ali Pasha, Bull Montana, Dutch Schultz, Salvatore Balbo, and Balk Estes.

  2. Last two eliminated in "rassle royal" in three fall match.

  3. Winners of "rassle royal" in three fall match.
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May 8, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Sammy Cohen drew Frankie Clemons (30:00).

  2. Billy Rayburn beat Rod Fenton (26:00) in three falls.
    • Fenton beat Rayburn (12:00).
    • Rayburn beat Fenton (21:00).
    • Rayburn pinned Fenton (26:00).

  3. The Masked Mystery Man (Len Hughes) beat Farmer Paul Jones (43:00) in three falls.
    • Mystery Man beat Jones (11:00).
    • Jones pinned Mystery Man (27:00).
    • Mystery Man pinned Jones (43:00).
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May 22, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Rufus Jones vs. Salvatore Balbo.

  2. Jackie Nichols vs. Bull Montana.

  3. Danny Savich vs. Dutch Schultz in three falls.
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June 5, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Billy Rayburn and Rufus Jones won a "rassle royal" (11:00). Also in the match were Ali Pasha, Rod Fenton, Gordon Hessell, and Frankie Clemons.

  2. Gordon Hessell beat Frankie Clemons (31:00) in three falls.
    • Clemons pinned Hessell (16:00).
    • Hessell beat Clemons (23:00).
    • Clemons was DQed (31:00).

  3. Bill Rayburn beat Rufus Jones (24:00) in three falls.
    • Jones beat Rayburn (13:00).
    • Rayburn pinned Jones (19:00).
    • Rayburn beat Jones (24:00).
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June 12, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Paavo Ketonen beat Billy Brooks (11:00).

  2. Mike Futta beat Duke Keomuka (29:00) in three falls.
    • Futta beat Keomuka (9:00).
    • Keomuka beat Futta (20:00).
    • Futta pinned Keomuka (29:00).

  3. Dutch Schultz beat Farmer Paul Jones in three falls.
    • Jones beat Schultz (8:00).
    • Schultz pinned Jones (18:00).
    • Schultz pinned Jones (30:00).
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June 19, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Gordon Hessell drew Rufus Jones (30:00).

  2. Rod Fenton beat Paavo Ketonen (19:00) in three falls.
    • Fenton beat Ketonen (13:00).
    • Ketonen beat Fenton (19:00).
    • Ketonen forfeited the third fall (19:00).

  3. Jackie Nichols beat Monty LaDue (24:00) in two straight falls.
    • Nichols beat LaDue (14:00).
    • Nichols pinned LaDue (24:00).
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June 26, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Alex Kasaboski beat Balk Estes (31:00) in three falls.
    • Kasaboski beat Estes (12:00).
    • Estes beat Kasaboski (25:00).
    • Kasaboski beat Estes (31:00).

  2. Paavo Ketonen & Eddie Williams beat Dutch Schultz & Rod Fenton (37:00) in three falls.
    • Ketonen was eliminated (18:00) and Williams was eliminated (23:00).
    • Williams pinned Schultz (28:00) and Ketonen pinned Fenton (31:00).
    • Williams pinned Fenton and Ketonen pinned Schultz (37:00).
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July 3, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Eddie Williams beat Frankie Clemons via DQ.

  2. Alex Kasaboski beat Rufus Jones in three falls.
    • Jones beat Kasaboski.
    • Kasaboski beat Jones.
    • Jones beat Kasaboski.

  3. Gorgeous George vs. Paavo Ketonen in three falls.
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July 10, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Rod Fenton vs. Paavo Ketonen.

  2. Elvira Snodgrass vs. Juanita Coffman.

  3. Alex Kasaboski beat Billy Rayburn.
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July 17, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Benny Trudell beat George Strickland (16:00).

  2. Paavo Ketonen beat Dutch Schultz (29:00) in three falls.
    • Ketonen beat Schultz (19:00).
    • Schultz beat Ketonen (24:00).
    • Ketonen beat Schultz (29:00).

  3. Billy Rayburn beat Alex Kasaboski (32:00) in three falls.
    • Kasaboski beat Rayburn (17:00).
    • Rayburn beat Kasaboski (26:00).
    • Kasaboski was DQed (32:00).
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July 24, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Eddie Williams vs. Jackie Nichols.

  2. Elvira Snodgrass vs. Helen Hild.

  3. Martino Angelo vs. Paavo Ketonen.
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July 27, 1947: A match featuring Joe Savoldi vs. Primo Carnera was scheduled for the Toledo area. However, the card did not take place because the both the Fort Miami Race Track and Swayne Field were unavailable. The show was not able to be held at the Civic Auditorium due to it not having been sanctioned by the city commission.









July 31, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Jackie Nichols drew Silent Rattan (30:00).

  2. Billy Rayburn beat Ali Pasha (18:00) in three falls.
    • Rayburn pinned Pasha (6:00).
    • Pasha beat Rayburn (13:00).
    • Rayburn beat Pasha (18:00).

  3. Gorgeous George beat Alex Kasaboski (23:00) in three falls.
    • Wagner pinned Kasaboski (20:00).
    • Kasaboski beat George (21:00).
    • Wagner pinned Kasaboski (23:00).
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August 7, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Silent Rattan beat Eddie Williams.

  2. Paavo Ketonen beat Ali Pasha.

  3. Martino Angelo beat Billey Raburn.
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August 14, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Frankie Talaber & Dutch Schultz won a "rassle royal." Also in the match were Martino Angelo, Rufus Jones, Frankie Clemons, and Benny Trudell.

  2. Frankie Clemons beat Benny Trudell.

  3. Frankie Talaber beat Dutch Schultz in three falls.
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August 21, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Frankie Talaber beat Rufus Jones.

  2. Martino Angelo & Sammy Cohen beat Buck Weaver & Silent Rattan in three falls.
    • Angelo & Cohen beat Weaver & Rattan.
    • Weaver & Rattan beat Angelo & Cohen.
    • Angelo & Cohen beat Weaver & Rattan.
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August 28, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Billy Fox pinned Frankie Clemons.

  2. Frankie Talaber NC Paavo Ketonen in three falls. Each had one a fall when they were unable to continue during the third fall.

  3. Buck Weaver beat Sammy Cohen (19:00) in three falls.
    • Cohen beat Weaver (11:00).
    • Weaver beat Cohen (15:00).
    • Weaver beat Cohen (19:00).
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September 4, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Eddie Williams drew Benny Trudell (30:00).

  2. Billy Rayburn beat Gordon Hessell in three falls.
    • Hessell beat Rayburn.
    • Rayburn beat Hessell.
    • Rayburn beat Hessell.

  3. Buck Weaver beat Buck Lipscomb (20:00) in three falls.
    • Lipscomb beat Weaver (5:00).
    • Weaver pinned Lipscomb (12:00).
    • Weaver beat Lipscomb (20:00).
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September 11, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Billy Fox beat Frankie Clemons.

  2. Martino Angelo drew Frankie Talaber.

  3. Gil LaCross beat Buck Weaver in three falls.
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September 18, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Benny Trudell beat Billy Fox in three falls.
    • Fox beat Trudell.
    • Trudell beat Fox.
    • Trudell pinned Fox.

  2. Martino Angelo & Gil LaCross beat Paavo Ketonen & Frankie Talaber (37:00) in three falls.
    • Angelo eliminated Ketonen (7:00) and LaCross pinned Talaber (10:00).
    • Talaber eliminated Angelo (22:00) and Ketonen pinned LaCross (28:00).
    • LaCross beat Ketonen (34:00) and LaCross & Angelo pinned Talaber (37:00).
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September 25, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Tommy Nilan drew Billy Weidner (30:00).

  2. Dutch Schultz beat Herb Parks (16:00) in three falls.
    • Schultz beat Parks (8:00).
    • Parks beat Schultz (13:00).
    • Schultz beat Parks (16:00).

  3. Frankie Talaber beat Martino Angelo (34:00) in three falls.
    • Talaber beat Angelo (22:00).
    • Angelo beat Talaber (30:00).
    • Talaber beat Angelo (34:00).
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October 2, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Billy Rayburn & Johnny LaRue won a "rassle royal" (11:00). Also in the match were Herb parks, Dutch Schultz, Rufus Jones, and Tommy Nilan.

  2. Tommy Nilan drew Rufus Jones (60:00) in three falls.
    • Nilan pinned Jones (21:00).
    • Jones beat Nilan (36:00).
    • The time limit expired (60:00).

  3. Billy Rayburn beat Johnny LaRue (23:00) in two straight falls.
    • Rayburn pinned LaRue (13:00).
    • Rayburn beat LaRue (23:00).
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October 9, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing 2,000
  1. Buck Weaver drew Frankie Talaber (30:00).

  2. Mildred Burke beat Elvira Snodgrass (14:00) in two straight falls.
    • Burke pinned Snodgrass (8:00).
    • Burke pinned Snodgrass (14:00).

  3. Tommy Nilan beat Rufus Jones (29:00) in three falls.
    • Jones beat Nilan (16:00).
    • Nilan pinned Jones (26:00).
    • Nilan pinned Jones (29:00).
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October 23, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Paavo Ketonen vs. Billy Fox in three falls.

  2. Red Lyons & Jack Steel vs. Tommy Nilan & Billy Weidner in three falls.
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October 30, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Rufus Jones drew Paavo Ketonen (60:00) in three falls.
    • Jones beat Ketonen (16:00).
    • Ketonen beat Jones (25:00).
    • The time limit expired (60:00).

  2. Red Lyons & Jack Steel beat Martino Angelo & Gil LaCross in three falls.
    • Lyons eliminated Angelo (5:00) and Steel pinned LaCross (8:00).
    • Angelo & LaCross won the second fall via pinfall.
    • Steel eliminated Angelo and Lyons eliminated LaCross.
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No Show Scheduled: November 6, 1947 at the Auditorium
due to it being used to count election ballots










November 13, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Billy Fox drew Silent Rattan (30:00).

  2. June Byers beat Mae Weston in three falls.
    • Weston beat Byers.
    • Byers pinned Weston.
    • Byers pinned Weston.

  3. Jack Steel beat Tommy Nilan in three falls.
    • Steel pinned Nilan.
    • Nilan pinned Steel.
    • Steel pinned Nilan.
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November 20, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Benny Trudell beat Silent Rattan (19:00).

  2. Gil LaCross drew Billy Fox (60:00) in three falls.
    • Fax beat LaCross.
    • LaCross beat Fox.
    • The time limit expired (60:00).

  3. Buddy Knox beat Jack Steel (31:00) in three falls.
    • Steel beat Knox (15:00).
    • Knox beat Steel (20:00).
    • Knox pinned Steel (31:00).
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November 27, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Billy Rayburn drew Mike Mihalakis (30:00).

  2. Billy Weidner beat Dutch Schultz (38:00) in three falls.
    • Weidner beat Schultz (18:00).
    • Schultz beat Weidner (30:00).
    • Schultz was DQed (38:00).

  3. The Masked Mystery Man (Len Hughes) beat Buddy Knox in three falls.
    • Mystery Man beat Knox (26:00).
    • Knox pinned Mystery Man (34:00).
    • Mystery Man beat Knox (44:00).
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December 11, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Jack Poppenheim beat Mike Mihalakis (26:00).

  2. Billy Rayburn beat Frankie Talaber (34:000 in three falls.
    • Rayburn beat Talaber (14:00).
    • Talaber pinned Rayburn (22:00).
    • Rayburn pinned Talaber (34:00).

  3. The Masked Mystery Man (Len Hughes) beat Buddy Knox (22:00) in three falls.
    • Mystery Man beat Knox (11:00).
    • Knox pinned Mystery Man (16:00).
    • Mystery Man beat Knox (22:00).
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December 18, 1947 in Toledo, OH
Civic Auditorium drawing ???
  1. Jack Poppenheim beat Gorilla Pogi (18:00).

  2. Billy Weidner beat Red Lyons (35:00) in three falls.
    • Weidner beat Lyons (26:00).
    • Lyons beat Weidner (29:00).
    • Weidner pinned Lyons (35:00).

  3. The Masked Mystery Man (Len Hughes) beat Duke Keomuka (27:00) in three falls.
    • Mystery Man beat Keomuka (12:00).
    • Keomuka beat Mystery Man (22:00).
    • Mystery Man beat Keomuka (27:00).
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