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 Posted: Fri Oct 22nd, 2010 08:56 pm
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This card if from Bridgeport, CT in late Nov/early Dec 1956. Interesting way to write an article.

Tuesday, February 5, 1957 - Arena - New Haven, CT
1)Antonio Rocca vs. Dick the Bruiser
*Taken from an interesting article on Vince Sr's expansion into CT from the Bridgeport Sunday Herald.

Saturday, June 28, 1958 - Garden - Boston, MA
1) Roy Shire & Danny McShain vs. Emile Dupree & Frank Scarpa
2) Dick the Bruiser vs. Guy Asselin
3) Yukon Eric vs. Joe Christy
4) Don Leo Jonathan vs. Sammy Berg
5) World Heavyweight Champion Pat O'Connor vs. Wladek Kowalski
*Promoters: Eddie Quinn & Paul Bowser. Special Referee: Jack Dempsey.
*This comes from an article from the Lewiston, ME newspaper. The headline reads "Kowalski - O'Connor Top Mat Card at Portland Saturday" but the article always refers to Boston and the Boston Garden. I don't think there was a Garden in Portland.

Monday, September 12, 1960 - Arena - Windsor, ON
1) Joe Brunetti defeated Dan Miller
2) Dr. Bill Miller defeated Guy Brunetti
3) Canadian Heavyweight Champion Bobo Brazil defeated Mitsu Arakawa
4) Dick the Bruiser defeated Wilbur Snyder

Wednesday, December 7, 1960 - St. Gilbert's Hall - Tecumseh, ON
1) Angelo Poffo defeated Joe Brunetti via DQ
2) Guy Brunetti defeated Bronko Lubich
3) Dick the Brusier defeated Pepper Gomez in three falls

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