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 Posted: Mon Aug 8th, 2011 01:15 am
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dbaker3179 wrote: 4/17/58 Albany, NY
Antonio Rocca vs. Con Bruno
Plus 2 other matches

In the Spring/early Summer of 1958, Albany/Schenectady had a live TV show on Thursday nights at 11:15 on WRGB ch 6. This card was part of that series. The WRGB studios were (and still are) in nearby Niskayuna.

Thursday, April 17, 1958 - Niskayuna, NY (Live TV-WRGB Studios) 11:15pm
Antonino Rocca vs Con Bruno
plus: two other matches

I believe this was the debut show.....

Thursday, April 3, 1958 - Niskayuna, NY (Live TV-WRGB Studios) 11:15pm
Chief Big Heart vs Roy Shire
Arnold Skaaland vs Skull Murphy
Luis Martinez vs Jerry Graham
Pat O'Connor vs Bozo Brown

Still researching this, but here's another card in the series....

Thursday, May 1, 1958 - Niskayuna, NY (Live TV-WRGB Studios) 11:15pm
Ted Lewin vs Roy Shire
Chief Kit Fox vs John Smith
Jesse James vs Danny McShain