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1/1/64 Indianapolis, IN @ Tyndall Armory
Ciclon Negro beat Masked Terror
Dick the Bruiser & Wilbur Snyder beat Bill Miller & Dan Miller
Bob Bruce beat Doug Gilbert
Les Thatcher drew Tiger Longorio
Roger Kirby vs Les Thatcher
Dennis Hall beat Angelo Poffo

1/2/64 Kansas City, KS
Bill Miller & Mongolian Stomper beat Dick the Bruiser & Wilbur Snyder

1/7/64 Indianapolis, IN @ Tyndall Armory
Ciclon Negro beat the Sheik
Doc Gallagher & Mike Gallagher Brothers beat Wilbur Snyder & Guy Mitchell dq when Ciclon Negro interfered
Jay York beat Emile Dupre
The Lawman drew Tony Angelo

1/14/64 Indianapolis, IN @ Tyndall Armory
Wilbur Snyder & Ciclon Negro beat Doc Gallagher & Bob Bruce (sub Mike Gallagher)
Lawman & Guy Mitchell beat Johnny King & Paul Richard
Emile Dupre beat Johnny King
Black Orchid beat Paul Richard dq
Guy Mitchell beat Gary Hart
Note: unable to make it due to bad weather was Joe Brunetti)

1/18/64 Detroit, MI
Shohei Giant Baba beat Lord Layton
Dick The Bruiser beat Ray Stern
Fritz Von Erich beat Jim Hady
Lou Klein drew Johnny Valentine
Wilbur Snyder beat Hans Schmidt
Jay York drew Billy Red Lyons
The Lawman beat Lee Henning
Fred Atkins beat Emile Dupre
Att: 6,899

1/21/64 Indianapolis, IN @ Tyndall Armory
Doc Gallagher & Mike Gallagher beat Wilbur Snyder & Ciclon Negro
Negro and Snyder got into it, with Alaskan York coming to Negro's aid.
Man Mountain Bob Bruce beat Gordon Nelson & Johnny King
Emile Dupre beat Jay York dq
The Lawman beat Paul Richard

1/25/64 Cincinnati, OH @ Garden
Dick the Bruiser beat Masked Terror
Wilbur Snyder beat Ciclon Negro dq
Shohei Baba beat Joe Blanchard
Mike Gallagher & Doc Gallagher beat Don Slatton & Gordon Nelson
Fred Atkins beat Paul Richards
Les Thatcher drew Emile Dupre

1/28/64 Indianapolis, IN @ Tyndall Armory
Wilbur Snyder dcor Ciclon Negro
Dick the Bruiser dcor Alaskan Jay York
Doc Gallagher & Mike Gallagher beat The Lawman & Les Thatcher
Moose Cholak beat Paul Richard
Bob Bruce beat Dennis Hall
Moose Cholak won a Russian Roulette battle royal
att: 3000, although pics from the event look to be MUCH less.

In February of 1964, Bruiser and Snyder take out a license to promote wrestling, and they were stripped by the Estes office of the AWA tag team title. When Bruiser and Snyder start running shows under their own banner, they continue to be billed as World Tag Team Champions, using this claim. Estes in the mean time, had a tournament and recognized a new set of tag team champions. All bouts were at the Northside Armory.

2/5/64 Fort Wayne, IN
NWA Champion Lou Thesz beat Ciclon Negro (sub Dick The Bruiser)
The Lawman (sub Wilbur Snyder) beat Masked Terror
Doc Gallagher & Mike Gallagher beat George Scott & Sandy Scott
Lord Littlebrook & Little Hawk beat Hans Katzenjammer & Fritz Katzenjammer 
Yukon Moose Cholak beat Rudy Kay

2/21/64 Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada @ Civic Auditorium;
Verne Gagne & Wilbur Snyder beat The Crusher & Hans Schmidt 2/3
1 Schmidt pinned Snyder
2 Gagne beat Schmidt
3 Gagne pinned Schmidt after Crusher slugged Hans
Mitsu Arakawa beat Doug Gilbert via pin after a judo chop
Moose Evans beat Ox Anderson with a bear hug
Rene Goulet beat Marquis de Paree
Promoter: John “Cyclone” Macalpine.

2/23/64 St. Paul, MN @ Auditorium
Special Referee: Jersey Joe Walcott
Dick the Bruiser & The Crusher beat Moose Evans & Verne Gagne to regain the AWA Tag Team Title
Mitsu Arakawa beat Tiny Mills
Wilbur Snyder beat Angelo Poffo via pin
Rene Goulet beat Hans Schmidt dq
Doug Gilbert beat Marquis DeParee
Att: 6,971

2/24/64 Moline, IL @ Wharton Fieldhouse or 2/26
The Crusher beat Mitsu Arakawa dq
Hans Schmidt beat Bobby Managoff
Wilbur Snyder beat Rene Goulet
Moose Evans beat Gene Anderson
Doug Gilbert beat Billy Goelz
Att: 4,200

3/6/64 St. Louis, MO @ Kiel Auditorium 
Dick the Bruiser beat Fritz Von Erich
Wilbur Snyder & Johnny Valentine beat Rip Hawk & Bobby Graham
1 Graham beat Snyder
2 Snyder beat Hawk
3 Valentine beat Graham.
Sheik of Araby (later billed as The Sheik) drew Joe Blanchard
Ronnie Etchison beat Ciclon Negro
Lorenzo Parente draw Angelo Poffo
Ray Gordon beat Rocky Montero by DQ
att: 11,527, just misses sellout and Muchnick does story in “Wrestling” news to ignore sellout rumors when tickets are still available
Note from Larry Matysik: KMOX Radio broadcast from 9 p.m.

3/7/64 St. Paul, MN @ Auditorium
AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat Mitsu Arakawa 2/3
Crusher knocks out Mitsu between 2nd and 3rd fall
Fight To The Finish Lumberjack Match
The Crusher beat Moose Evans
Wilbur Snyder beat Tiny Mills via pin in 10:05
Rene Goulet beat George Drake in 16:00
Kay Noble beat Mars Monroe via pin
Gene Anderson beat Lee Mattson via pin
att: 8,646

3/11/64 Moline, IL @ Wharton Fieldhouse
AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat Mitsu Arakawa
The Crusher beat Wilbur Snyder dq
Doug Gilbert drew Rene Goulet
Billy Goelz beat George Drake
att: 5,000

3/12/64 Wood River, IL @ High School Gymnasium
Dick The Bruiser vs Lorenzo Parente 2/3 60:00
Jessica Rogers vs Betty Niccoli 2/3 45:00
Wilbur Snyder vs Rocky Montero 30:00
Rip Hawk vs Ray Gordon 20:00

3/14/64 St. Paul, MN @ Armory
Wilbur Snyder beat The Crusher dq
Mitsu Arakawa beat Rene Goulet
Moose Evans beat Red Kelly
Doug Gilbert beat Ivan Volkoff
Gene Anderson beat Billy Goelz via pin
Att: 2,355

3/20/64 St. Louis, MO @ Kiel Auditorium 
Johnny Valentine beat Killer Kowalski
Fritz Von Erich beat Big Bill Miller
Edouard Carpentier & Ronnie Etchison & Wilbur Snyder beat Rip Hawk & The Alaskan & Dick the Bruiser 2-0, 1st fall by dq
1 Etchison won by dq
2 Etchison beat Alaskan
Lorenzo Parente beat Ciclon Negro
Ray Gordon beat Ivan Zukoff
Maurice LaPointe draw Rocky Montero
Att: 7776
Note from Larry Matysik: KMOX Radio broadcast from 9 p.m.

3/21/64 St. Paul, MN @ Armory
The Crusher & Tiny Mills beat Moose Evans & Rene Goulet 2/3
Mitsu Arakawa beat George Drake
Wilbur Snyder beat Red Grupe
Doug Gilbert beat Jim Askew
att: 1,849

3/24/64 Minneapolis, MN
AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat Mitsu Arakawa dq in 22:15
The Crusher beat Wilbur Snyder COR
Lumberjack Match
Moose Evans beat Tiny Mills
Kay Noble beat Annette Palmer via pin
Doug Gilbert & Rene Goulet beat Gene Anderson & Stan Kowalski in 16:30
att: 6,012

3/26/64 Fort Wayne, IN
Dick the Bruiser & Wilbur Snyder beat Bill Miller & Angelo Poffo
Bobby Managoff beat Ciclon Negro
Dennis Hall beat Johnny King
Nicoli Volkoff beat Roger Kirby

3/30/64 Moline, IL @ Wharton Fieldhouse
AWA Tag Team Champions Dick the Bruiser & The Crusher beat Moose Evans & Wilbur Snyder
Hans Schmidt beat Rene Goulet
Mitsu Arakawa beat Billy Goelz
Doug Gilbert beat Nicoli Volkoff

3/31/64 Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada @ Civic Auditorium 
Karate legal, No dq Match, One fall to a Finish
AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat Mitsu Arakawa via pin in 18:00
AWA Tag Team Champions Dick the Bruiser & The Crusher beat Moose Evans & Wilbur Snyder 2/3
1 Crusher beat Evans
2 Snyder pinned Crusher
3 Crusher pinned Snyder
Hans Schmidt beat Rene Goulet with a backbreaker
Doug Gilbert drew Jack Pesek 20:00
Att: “crowd in the neighborhood of 3,000”

4/3/64 St. Louis, MO @ Kiel Auditorium 
NWA Champion Lou Thesz beat Johnny Valentine 2/3
Karl Gotch & Wilbur Snyder beat Bobby Graham & Big Bill Miller on a 3rd fall dq
1 Graham beat Snyder
2 Snyder beat Graham
3 Gotch won when Miller was dq'ed
Dick the Bruiser beat Ronnie Etchison
Tarzan Tyler drew Lorenzo Parente
Ray Gordon beat Don Jardine
Angelo Poffo beat Rocky Montero
att: 8,988
Note from Larry Matysik: KMOX Radio broadcast from 9 p.m.

4/5/64 St. Paul, MN
AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat Dick the Bruiser in 21:00
The Crusher beat Mitsu Arakawa in 17:00
Doug Gilbert & Rene Goulet beat Bob Geigel & Tiny Mills
Moose Evans ddq Hans Schmidt
Wilbur Snyder beat Nicoli Volkoff via pin
att: 7,715

4/11/64 Canton, OH @ Memorial Auditorium
Dick the Bruiser vs Bill Miller
Angelo Poffo vs Wilbur Snyder
Tag Team Match
Plus a 30 minute opening bout

4/14/64 St. Paul, MN
Mitsu Arakawa beat The Crusher dq
Wilbur Snyder beat Dick The Bruiser via pin
Doug Gilbert & Rene Goulet beat Gene Anderson & Great Dane
Hans Schmidt beat Moose Evans via pin
Att: 3,000

4/15/64 Moline, IL @ Wharton Fieldhouse
AWA Tag Team Champions Dick the Bruiser & The Crusher beat Verne Gagne & Wilbur Snyder
Moose Evans beat Mitsu Arakawa
Doug Gilbert beat Hans Schmidt
Rene Goulet beat Nicoli Volkoff

4/17/64 St. Louis, MO @ Kiel Auditorium 
Texas Death Match
Fritz Von Erich beat Dick the Bruiser
Pat O’Connor & John Paul Henning beat Big Bill Miller & Bobby Graham 2-0, 1st fall by dq
1 Henning won by dq
2 Henning beat Miller
Karl Gotch beat Don Jardine
Wilbur Snyder beat Angelo Poffo
Jim Hady drew Lorenzo Parente
Ray Gordon beat Ivan Zukoff
att: 12,204 sellout
Note from Larry Matysik: KMOX Radio broadcast from 9 p.m.

4/18/64 St. Paul, MN @ Armory
The Crusher beat Wilbur Snyder 2/3
Doug Gilbert drew Hans Schmidt 30:00
Mitsu Arakawa beat Rene Goulet
Jack Pesek beat Great Dane
att: 1,808

4/25/64 Indianapolis, IN @ Southside Armory
Bill Miller & Dan Miller drew WWA Tag Team Champions Dick The Bruiser & Wilbur Snyder 60:00
Joe Tangaro beat Nicoli Volkoff
Mongol beat Roger Kirby
Lorenzo Parente beat Angelo Poffo dq
Billy Goelz drew Ray Gordon
Note: First WWA card

4/28/64 Minneapolis, MN @ Auditorium
The Crusher & Hans Schmidt split a $14,000.00 Battle Royal purse rather than fight each other
Dick the Bruiser ddq Moose Evans
Wilbur Snyder beat Larry Hennig dq in 11:40
Rene Goulet beat Nicoli Volkoff via pin in 13:11
Doug Gilbert beat Great Dane via pin in 16:12
att: 6,412

4/29/64 Moline, IL @ Wharton Fieldhouse
AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat The Crusher dq
Hans Schmidt drew Wilbur Snyder
Mitsu Arakawa beat Moose Evans
Doug Gilbert beat Nicoli Volkoff
att: 2,000

4/30/64 Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada @ Civic Auditorium
AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat Dick the Bruiser via pin in 21:00
The Crusher beat Wilbur Snyder
Doug Gilbert & Rene Goulet beat Hans Schmidt & Tiny Mills 2/3
Mitsu Arakawa beat Jack Pesek
Promoter: John “Cyclone” Macalpine
Note: Tiny Mills billed as “Original Beatle” by the Winnipeg Free Press.

5/1/64 Moorhead, MN 
The Crusher beat Moose Evans via pin in 16:22
Wilbur Snyder beat Mitsu Arakawa dq
Jack Pesek drew Doug Gilbert 30:00
Rene Goulet beat Tiny Mills via pin
Att: 800

5/2/64 Canton, OH @ Memorial Auditorium
Dick the Bruiser vs Wilbur Snyder
Black Bart & The Mongol vs Billy Goelz & Bobby Managoff
Dennis Hall vs Angelo Poffo
Johnny King vs Prince Pullins

5/9/64 Indianapolis, IN @ Southside Armory
WWA Tag Team Champions Dick The Bruiser & Wilbur Snyder beat Bill Miller & Dan Miller 2/3
Angelo Poffo drew Joe Brunetti
Lorenzo Parente beat Bill Frazier
Nicoli Volkoff beat Ray Gordon
Bobby Managoff beat Dennis Hall

5/15/64 Chicago, IL @ International Amphitheatre
WWA Champion Dick the Bruiser ddq Pat O'Connor in 3rd fall
Johnny Valentine beat Sebastian Moore
Wilbur Snyder beat Jack Wilson
Dennis Hall beat Tug Neilson
Jolly Green Giant beat Johnny King
Jungle Tiger beat Pedro Villanueva
Joe Tangaro & Lorenzo Parente beat Red Kelly & Francisco Rios
before 2,600; receipts, $4,026

5/16/64 St. Louis, MO @ Kiel Auditorium 
NWA Champion Lou Thesz beat Fritz Von Erich when Fritz was unable to continue during the second fall
1 Von Erich beat Thesz
2 Thesz broke Von Erich’s claw and slammed his hand on the cable between the post and turnbuckle. Referee Joe Schoenberger stopped the bout and gave the fall to Thesz. The ringside doctor then examined Von Erich and stopped the match.
Dory Funk Sr. & Dory Funk Jr. beat from Corsica Joe & Frenchy Roy
1 Dory Jr beat Roy
2 Dory Jr bea Joe
Johnny Valentine drew Dick the Bruiser
Wilbur Snyder beat Big Bill Miller dq
Karl Gotch beat Mike Paidousis
Lorenzo Parente beat Don Jardine
att: 12,191 sellout

5/20/64 Minneapolis, MN
AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat Wilbur Snyder in 48:47
Handicap Match
Butch Levy beat The Crusher when the Crusher couldn't pin Levy twice in 15:00
Mitsu Arakawa beat Rene Goulet in 9:52
Art Thomas beat Vince Montana in 10:23
Little Boy Blue & Marcel Semard beat Pee Wee Lopez & Chico Santana
att: 3,319
Note: Another listing has an additional result Larry Hennig beat Doug Gilbert

5/21/64 Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada @ Civic Auditorium
Mitsu Arakawa & The Crusher beat Moose Evans & Art Thomas 2/3
Mitsu Arakawa beat Moose Evans
Marcel Semard & Little Boy Blue beat Pee Wee Lopez & Chico Santana
Art Thomas beat Vince Montana in 9:00
Promoter John “Cyclone” Macalpine
Note: Verne Gagne was originally scheduled to wrestle The Crusher and Tiny Mills was originally scheduled to wrestle Art Thomas. Gagne & Mills no showed so the card had to be revamped. Gagne said to be suffering from boils according to the Winnipeg Free Press.

5/29/64 Indianapolis, IN @ Victory Field
WWA Champion Dick The Bruiser beat Fred Blassie on a 3rd fall COR
Angelo Poffo & Nicoli Volkoff beat Wilbur Snyder & Bob Ellis dq
Joe Brunetti no contest Bobby Graham
Bob Whitlow beat Bill Miller dq
Marcel Semand & Little Boy Blue beat Pee Wee Lopez & Chico Santana
Joe Blanchard drew Bobby Managoff
The Mongol beat Dennis Hall
Att: 5,000

6/4/64 Anderson, IN @ National Guard Armory
Dick The Bruiser & Wilbur Snyder beat Angelo Poffo & Nicoli Volkoff 2/3
1 Volkoff pinned Snyder in 18:13
2 Snyder beat Volkoff by submission in 8:00
3 Bruiser pinned Volkoff in 6:48
Bill Frazier ddq Roger Kirby in 22:30
Dennis Hall beat The Mongol on a 3rd fall dq
1 Hall pinned Mongol in 35 seconds
2 The Mongol beat Hall with a bear hug in 10:45
3 Mongol was dq’ed in 2:48 for “roughness”
Att: “Much better at the second program here”

6/5/64 St. Louis, MO @ Kiel Auditorium 
John Paul Henning beat Big Bill Miller
Dick the Bruiser beat Wilbur Snyder dq
Joe Tangaro & Johnny Valentine & Pat O’Connor drew Rip Hawk & Bobby Graham & Fritz Von Erich when the 30 minute time limit expired in the 3rd fall
1 Hawk beat Tangaro
2 Tangaro beat Hawk
3 The 30 minute time limit expired before either team could score another fall
Karl Gotch beat Lee Henning
Betty Niccoli & Jean Antone beat Kathy Starr & Jessica Rogers 2/3
1 Starr beat Antone
2 Antone beat Rogers
3 Antone beat Starr
Tiny Roe beat Sam Thomas
Angelo Poffo beat Ivan Zukoff
Att: 9,464

6/12/64 Denver, CO @ Auditorium Arena
AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat Fritz Von Erich on a 3rd fall dq
1 Gagne beat Von Erich in 7:53 with a sleeper hold
2 Von Erich beat Gagne in 6:46 with a clawhold
3 Von Erich ws dq'ed in 18 seconds for throwing the referee across the ring
The Crusher beat Doug Gilbert 2/3
Wilbur Snyder beat Mitsu Arakawa dq when Arakawa used an illegal judo hold
Sailor Art Thomas beat Don Strauss in 6:37
Referee: Danny Loos
Att: 2,583 fans, gate: $5,200
Note: This probably was the first AWA card in Denver. Verne bought Denver from Dory Funk Sr according to Dory Funk Jr.

6/13/64 Minneapolis, MN
The Crusher (sub Verne Gagne) beat Sailor Art Thomas
Wilbur Snyder & Doug Gilbert beat Larry Hennig & Danny Plechas
Mitsu Arakawa beat Rene Goulet
Jack Lanza beat Great Dane

6/17/64 Madison, WI @ Breese Stevens Field
Mongol beat Wilbur Snyder dq when Snyder took a swing at referee Johnny Kace
Angelo Poffo beat Carl Engstrom
Nicoli Volkoff beat Billy Goelz
Bobby Managoff beat Red Grupe

6/19/64 Indianapolis, IN @ Southside Armory
WWA Champion Dick the Bruiser beat the Mongol 2/3
Angelo Poffo & Nicoli Volkoff beat Joe Blanchard & Wilbur Snyder
The Destroyer beat Dennis Hall
Bobby Managoff beat Tiger Longorio
Tiny Roe beat Billy Kidd.

6/26/64 Indianapolis, IN @ Southside Armory
Angelo Poffo & Nicoli Volkoff beat Wilbur Snyder & Joe Brunetti
The Destroyer beat Roger Kirby
Bobby Managoff beat Bill Frazier
The Mongol beat Joe Millich
Dennis Hall drew Tiger Longorio

7/3/64 Davenport, IA @ Municipal Stadium
AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat Hans Schmidt
Art Thomas beat Larry Hennig (sub Crusher)
Wilbur Snyder beat Mitsu Arakawa dq
Mad Dog Vachon (sub Danny Hodge) beat Rene Goulet

7/4/64 St Paul, MN @ Met Stadium
AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat Dick the Bruiser (sub Crusher) 2/3
Wilbur Snyder & Sailor Art Thomas & Dale Lewis beat Larry Hennig & Hans Schmidt & Mitsu Arakawa
Mad Dog Vachon beat Doug Gilbert via pin
Bob Geigel beat Rene Goulet via pin

7/8/64 Madison, WI @ Breese Stevens Field
Art Thomas & Wilbur Snyder beat Mongol & Johnny Kace 2/3
Nicoli Volkoff beat Bobby Managoff on a 3rd fall dq
Billy Goelz beat Fred Rogers

7/10/64 Denver, CO @ Auditorium Arena
Mad Dog Vachon & Fritz Von Erich beat Verne Gagne & Art Thomas
Mitsu Arakawa beat Wilbur Snyder dq
Jack Lanza beat Larry Hennig
Otto Von Krupp beat Guy Mitchell

7/11/64 St. Paul, MN @ Midway Stadium
Dale Lewis & Wilbur Snyder beat Stan Kowalski & Larry Hennig
Art Thomas beat Mitsu Arakawa dq
Jack Lanza beat Great Dane via pin
Billy Red Cloud beat Tiny Mills
att: 1,200

7/17/64 Indianapolis, IN @ Southside Armory
Handicap Match
Angelo Poffo & Leo The Lion Newman beat Wilbur Snyder
The Mongol beat Bobby Managoff 2/3
Joe Brunetti beat Tiger Longario
Nicoli Volkoff beat Johnny Kace
Cora Combs beat Joan Phillips

7/21/64 Dallas, TX @ Sportatorium
Killer Karl Kox & Fritz Von Erich beat Bull Curry & Duke Keomuka 2/3
Wilbur Snyder beat Kurt Von Stroheim
Ciclon Negro beat Tex McKenzie
Fred Curry beat Danny McShain dq
Tito Carreon drew Paul Jones

7/22/64 San Antonio, TX @ Municipal Auditorium
Fritz Von Erich beat Rito Romero with an Iron Claw in the 3rd fall
Wilbur Snyder beat Kurt Von Stroheim
Mark Lewin beat Torbellino Blanco
Bull Curry vs Duke Keomuka
Ciclon Negro beat Karl Von Stroheim
John Paul Henning beat The Mummy dq
Fred Curry beat Killer Karl Kox dq
Att: “standing room only crowd” 5,800

7/23/64 Davenport, IA
Wilbur Snyder beat Mitsu Arakawa dq

7/24/64 Denver, CO @ Auditorium Arena
The Crusher beat Fritz Von Erich 2/3
1 Crusher beat Von Erich
2 Von Erich beat Crusher
3 Crusher beat Von Erich in 10:50
Cowboy Jack Lanza beat Mad Dog Vachon dq
Mitsu Arakawa beat Sailor Art Thomas
Wilbur Snyder beat The Sheik on a 3rd fall COR

7/25/64 Minneapolis, MN
Referee: Johnny Kace
The Crusher beat AWA Champion Verne Gagne dq
Mad Dog Vachon beat Jack Lanza via pin
Larry Hennig drew Dale Lewis
Billy Red Cloud beat Great Dane
Note: Another listing has an additional result Mitsu Arakawa beat Wilbur Snyder.

7/31/64 Indianapolis, IN @ Southside Armory
Angelo Poffo & Nicoli Volkoff beat Dick The Bruiser & Wilbur Snyder COR to win the WWA Tag Team title
The Mongol beat Joe Brunetti 2/3
The Destroyer beat Dave Luttrall
Bobby Managoff beat Roger Kirby

8/1/64 St. Paul, MN @ Midway Stadium
The Crusher beat Wilbur Snyder 2/3
Mitsu Arakawa beat Larry Hennig in 13:45
Eddie Sharkey beat Great Dane via pin
Jack Lanza & Dale Lewis beat Tiny Mills & Harley Race
att: 2,489

8/7/64 Atlanta, GA @ Municipal Auditorium
Sputnik Monroe beat Buddy Fuller
Dick The Bruiser no contest Joe Scarpa
Eddie Graham beat Randy Roper
Wilbur Snyder beat Paul DeGalles
Greg Peterson drew Wildman Phillips
The Destroyer beat Lester Welch

8/9/64 Atlanta, GA @ Lakewood Speedway
Sputnik Monroe beat Dick The Bruiser to win Georgia Title
Wilbur Snyder drew Eddie Graham
Dick Dunn beat Joe Scarpa dq
Red Roberts & The Destroyer beat Scufflin Hillbillies
Frankie Cain beat Bob Hamby
Judy Grable & Princess Little Cloud beat Toni Rose & Marie Darnell
Billy Hines & Jimmy Bad Boy Hines beat Charlie Carr & Wildman Phillips
Lester Welch beat Krusher Karlson dq
Greg Peterson beat George Harris dq

8/14/64 Denver, CO @ Auditorium Arena
The Crusher beat Wilbur Snyder 2/3
1 Crusher beat Snyder in 8:25
2 Snyder pinned Crusher in 1:14 after an airplane spin
3 Crusher beat Snyder in 9:15
Mitsu Arakawa beat Cowboy Jack Lanza 2/3
Dale Lewis beat Otto Von Krupp dq
Mad Dog Vachon beat Jack Pesek
Att: 2,000 fans

8/15/64 Minneapolis, MN
The Crusher beat Reggie Parks dq in 18:53
Wilbur Snyder beat Larry Hennig dq in 19:42
Moose Cholak beat Art Thomas
Jack Lanza & Dale Lewis beat Jim Dunn & Kurt Von Brawner 2-0
att: 4,018

8/25/64 Dallas, TX @ Sportatorium
Claw vs Claw
Fritz Von Erich beat Duke Keomuka
Killer Karl Kox drew Wilbur Snyder
Fabulous Moolah & Danny McShain beat Princess Little Cloud & Ramon Torres
Alberto Torres beat Paul Jones
Jerry Miller beat Clawman

8/26/64 San Antonio, TX @ Municipal Auditorium
Referee Joe Blanchard
Fritz Von Erich no contest Pepper Gomez in 3rd fall
Wilbur Snyder beat Killer Karl Kox dq
Pat O’Connor drew Duke Keomuka 20:00
Jerry Miller beat Ron Reed
Alberto Torres beat Paul Jones
Ramon Torres beat Kurt Von Stroheim
Fabulous Moolah beat Judy Grable
Att: 3,481

8/27/64 Amarillo, TX @ Sports Arena
NWA Champion Lou Thesz beat Wilbur Snyder on a 3rd fall COR
Referee Jack Cain
North American Champion Dory Funk Sr beat Dan Miller 2-0, 1st fall by dq
Dory Funk Jr & Ricky Romero drew The Sheik & Tokyo Tom
Art Nelson & Louie Tillet beat Larry Hennig & The Viking when Nelson pinned The Viking in 10:00
Black Bart beat Joe Samson with a sleeper hold in 7:40

8/28/64 Denver, CO @ Auditorium Arena
AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat The Crusher 2/3
Dory Funk Jr beat Dan Miller
Mitsu Arakawa beat Dale Lewis
Wilbur Snyder beat Larry Hennig 2/3
Att: 2,100 fans

8/29/64 Indianapolis, IN @ Southside Armory
WWA Tag Team Champions Angelo Poffo & Nicoli Volkoff dcor Dick The Bruiser & Wilbur Snyder
Joe Brunetti beat The Destroyer dq
The Mongol beat Lupe Gonzales
Dennis Hall beat Roger Kirby
Bob Stanlee drew Bobby Managoff

8/31/64 Detroit, MI
Wilbur Snyder beat Bill Miller

9/3/64 Anderson, IN @ National Guard Armory
Wilbur Snyder vs Bob Stanlee
Johnny King vs George Ringo, the Wrestling Beatle
The Mongol vs Dennis Hall
Bill Frazier vs Roger Kirby

9/4/64 Indianapolis, IN @ Southside Armory
Fence Match
Dick The Bruiser & Wilbur Snyder beat Angelo Poffo & Nicoli Volkoff 2/3 to win WWA tag team title
George Ringo the Wrestling Beatle beat Tiger Longorio
Bob Stanlee no contest Bobby Managoff 2/3
Bobby Graham drew Lorenzo Parente

9/6/64 Davenport, IA @ Municipal Stadium
Mitsu Arakawa won a 10 man $5,000 battle royal
Moose Cholak beat Dale Lewis
Mitsu Arakawa beat Rene Goulet
Jack Lanza beat Art Kenney (sub Crusher)
Moose Evans beat Tiny Mills
Wilbur Snyder beat Great Dane
att: 3,500

9/11/64 St. Louis, MO @ Kiel Auditorium 
Fritz Von Erich beat John Paul Henning
Dick the Bruiser beat Moose Evans
Wilbur Snyder & Pat O’Connor beat Big Bill Miller & Bobby Graham 2-0
1 O’Connor beat Graham
2 Snyder beat Miller
Lorenzo Parente beat Nicoli Volkoff
Don Jardine draw Joe Tangaro
Ray Gordon beat Johnny Kace
Dennis Hall beat Roger Kirby
att: 8,945

9/12/64 Chicago, IL @ International Amphitheatre
WWA Champion Dick the Bruiser beat Pat O’Connor when O'Connor was uable to continue in the 3rd fall
Wilbur Snyder beat Moose Cholak dq
Joe Scarpello beat Harley Race
Bobby Managoff drew Bob Stanlee
The Mongol ddq Joe Tangaro
Angelo Poffo & Nicoli Volkoff beat Dennis Hall & Roger Kirby
before 4,243; receipts, $7,036

9/18/64 Indianapolis, IN
Wilbur Snyder vs The Mongol

9/19/64 St. Paul, MN
Mitsu Arakawa won 15 man $5,000 battle royal by eliminating Moose Cholak
Mitsu Arakawa beat Dale Lewis due to injury in 19:35
Moose Cholak beat Cowboy Jack Lanza in 10:10
Larry Chene beat Nicoli Volkoff in 11:10
Rene Goulet beat Bill Frazier via pin in 10:45
Larry Hennig beat Lupe Gonzalez via pin in 9:50
Wilbur Snyder beat Johnny King in 7:05
Pampero Firpo beat Floyd Ude in 4:45
Att: 3,508

9/26/64 Indianapolis, IN @ Southside Armory on Live TV
WWA Champion Dick The Bruiser beat the Destroyer on a 2nd fall dq
Wilbur Snyder beat Bob Stanlee
Elaine Ellis beat Mary Hillis
Bobby Managoff drew Angelo Poffo
Nicoli Volkoff beat Bobby Hire
Tiny Hampton beat The Mongol dq

10/2/64 St. Louis, MO @ Arena 
Special referee: Whipper Billy Watson
NWA Champion Lou Thesz beat Fritz Von Erich 2/3 
Dick the Bruiser & Big Bill Miller & Bobby Graham drew Wilbur Snyder & Johnny Valentine & John Paul Henning when the 30 minute time limit expired in the 3rd fall
1 Graham beat Valentine
2 Valentine beat Miller
3 The 30 minute time limit then expired before eith team could score another fall
Handicap match
Pat O’Connor & Ray Gordon beat Mongolian Stomper
1 Stomper beat Gordon
2 O’Connor beat Stomper dq
Jessica Rogers beat Joann Phillips
Dory Funk Sr & Dory Funk Jr beat Bob Geigel & Angelo Poffo 2-0, 1st fall by dq
1 Dory Sr won by dq
2 Dory Jr beat Poffo
Lorenzo Parente drew Sheik of Araby
att: 14,675
Note: The change in venues from the Kiel Auditorium to the Arena.

10/3/64 Indianapolis, IN @ Southside Armory (advertised as 1st live TV card)
WWA Champion Dick The Bruiser beat Tiny Hampton 8:00
Angelo Poffo & Nicoli Volkoff beat Bobby Managoff & Bobby Hire
Wilbur Snyder beat Mitsu Arakawa 2/3
The Destroyer beat Billy Goelz
Bob Stanlee beat Lupe Gonzales

10/9/64 Denver, CO @ Auditorium Arena
Larry Hennig & Art Neilson beat Verne Gagne & Wilbur Snyder 2/3
Cowboy” Jack Lanza beat Harley Race dq
Jean Antone beat Jessica Rogers in 9:38
Reggie Parks beat Moose Cholak
Cholak suffered an arm injury
Att: 2,000 fans

10/10/64 St. Paul, MN
AWA Champion Verne Gagne drew Reggie Parks when the time limit expired in the 3rd fall
Larry Hennig & Harley Race beat Jack Lanza & Wilbur Snyder
Butch Levy beat Otto Von Hess
Moose Cholak beat Claude Patterson
Billy Red Cloud beat Chris Markoff
Att: 3,466

10/14/64 San Antonio, TX @ Municipal Auditorium
NWA Champion Lou Thesz double knockout Wilbur Snyder in 3rd fall
Dick the Bruiser beat Ramon Torres 2/3
Fabulous Moolah beat Bette Boucher
Duke Keomuka beat Tony Borne dq
The Clawman beat Jerry Miller with a claw hold
Dick Steinborn beat Rocco Lamban
Alberto Torres beat Tiger Conway
Att: 3,943

10/17/64 Chicago, IL @ International Amphitheatre
Johnny Valentine beat WWA Champion Dick the Bruiser dq
Wilbur Snyder & Pat O'Connor drew Angelo Poffo & Nicoli Volkoff
Moose Cholak beat Red Kelly
Bobby Managoff beat Jack Wilson
George Ringo The Wrestling Beatle beat Jungle Tiger
Bob Stanlee beat Lupe Gonzales
before 4,643; receipts, $8,475

10/23/64 St. Louis, MO @ Kiel Auditorium 
Pat O’Connor beat Mongolian Stomper
Dick the Bruiser beat Johnny Valentine
John Paul Henning & Moose Evans beat Fritz Von Erich & Bobby Graham.
1 Von Erich beat Henning
2 Henning beat Von Erich
3 Henning beat Graham.
Bob Geigel drew Wilbur Snyder
Big Bill Miller beat Don Jardine
Kit Fox beat Johnny Kace
att: 7,182

10/30/64 Denver, CO @ Coliseum
AWA Champion Mad Dog Vachon beat Pat O’ Connor 2/3
1 Vachon pinned O'Connor in 5:45 after a piledriver
2 O’Connor beat Vachon in 10:27
3 Vachon beat O'Connor in in 6:40
Verne Gagne drew Reggie Parks when the 45 time limit expired in the 3rd fall
Larry Hennig & Harley Race beat Ricky Romero & Wilbur Snyder
Ivan Kalmikoff beat Dan Miller (sub Dory Funk Jr)
Att: 3,000 fans

10/31/64 Indianapolis, IN @ Southside Armory
Wilbur Snyder beat the Destroyer COR
Ray Gordon beat Jack Wilson
Nicoli Volkoff beat Bobby Hire
Bill Miller beat Bob Stanlee
Kurt Von Brauner & Karl Von Brauner beat Guy Mitchell & Bobby Allen
Kurt Von Brauner & Karl Von Brauner beat Prince Pullins & Dave Lutrall

11/5/64 Charleston, WV @ American Legion Armory
Wilbur Snyder vs Johnny Valentine
Dick the Bruiser vs Tex McKenzie
Bill Miller vs Tony Parisi
Johnny King vs Prince Pullins

11/6/64 St. Louis, MO @ Kiel Auditorium 
John Paul Henning beat Fritz Von Erich dq
Bobby Graham beat Moose Evans
Pat O’Connor & Wilbur Snyder beat Big Bill Miller & Dick the Bruiser 2/3
1 Bruiser beat Snyder
2 Snyder beat Bruiser
3 O’Connor beat Miller
Mongolian Stomper drew Johnny Valentine
Ray Gordon beat Kit Fox
The Mask drew Lorenzo Parente
att: 6,716

11/7/64 Chicago, IL @ International Amphitheatre
WWA Champion Dick the Bruiser beat Pat O’Connor COR
Karl Von Brauner & Kurt Von Brauner beat Ray Gordon & Kit Fox
The Masked Demon beat Guy Mitchell
Moose Cholak drew Bobby Managoff
Wilbur Snyder beat Hans Schmidt
Sweet Daddy Siki beat Johnny King
before 4,573; receipts, $8,205

11/11/64 Madison, WI @ Dane County Arena
Wilbur Snyder beat Angelo Poffo dq
Black Bart beat Guy Mitchell
Bobby Managoff & Billy Goelz beat Johnny Kace & Nicoli Volkoff dq

11/13/64 Denver, CO @ Auditorium Arena
AWA Champion Mad Dog Vachon beat Reggie Parks on a 3rd fall dq
1 Parks pinned Vachon in 10:30 after an airplane spin
2 Vachon beat Parks in 9:13 with a backbreaker
3 Parks was dq'ed for not breaking a hold
Larry Hennig & Harley Race beat Verne Gagne & Wilbur Snyder 2/3
1 Hennig pinned Gagne in 11:21
2 Gagne pinned Race in 6:55
3 Race pinned Snyder in 6:14
Pat O’Connor beat Art Neilson in 14:20
Ricky Romero beat Ivan Kalmikoff in 14:25
Att: 3,128 fans

11/14/64 Indianapolis, IN @ Southside Armory
Wilbur Snyder & Bill Miller beat Angelo Poffo & Nicoli Volkoff
Tiger Longorio beat Bill Frazier
Guy Mitchell drew Black Bart
Moose Cholak beat Joe Brunetti
Bobby Allen beat Ben Jarrels
Bobby Managoff beat Jack Wilson

11/17/64 Pensacola, FL
Wilbur Snyder beat Dick the Bruiser dq
Mighty Yankee beat Silento Rodriguez
Doug Kinslow beat Mickey Sharpe
Paul DeGalles beat Tiger Daniel
Bobby Fields & Lee Fields beat The Foreigners

11/18/64, Mobile, AL @ Municipal Auditorium
Dick the Bruiser no contest Lee Fields in 3rd fall  
1 Bruiser beat Fields
2 Fields beat Bruiser
3 Fields is jumped on the way to the ring by The Mighty Yankee and Al (Spider) Galento and left unable to continue. Match is declared a no contest.
The Mighty Yankee beat Wilbur Snyder when Snyder was unable to answer the bell for the 3rd fall
1 Snyder beat Yankee
2 Snyder counted out and unable to continue after being tossed out of the ring.
Bobby Fields beat Mickey Sharpe 2-0
Tony Baillargeon & Doug Kinslow beat The Foreigners, Inc. 2-0
Chin Lee beat Paul DeGalles

11/20/64 St. Louis, MO @ Kiel Auditorium 
NWA Champion Lou Thesz beat John Paul Henning 2/3
Wilbur Snyder & Johnny Valentine beat Rip Hawk & Gene Kiniski 2/3
1 Hawk beat Snyder
2 Snyder beat Kiniski
3 Valentine beat Hawk
Pat O’Connor beat Big Bill Miller
Dick the Bruiser beat Joe Tangaro
Bobby Graham beat Don Slatton
Mongolian Stomper drew Moose Evans
Angelo Poffo beat Joe Tomasso
att: 7,485

11/24/64 Louisville, KY
WWA Champion Dick The Bruiser beat Tony Parisi
Johnny Valentine beat Wilbur Snyder

11/26/64 Indianapolis, IN @ Northside Armory
WWA Tag Team Champions Kurt Von Brauner & Karl Von Brauner beat Bill Miller & Wilbur Snyder
Johnny Valentine beat Tony Parisi
Angelo Poffo beat Guy Mitchell
Bobby Managoff beat Nicoli Volkoff dq
Cora Combs beat Sandra Lee

11/28/64 San Francisco, CA @ Cow Palace
US Champion Kinji Shibuya beat Pepper Gomez 2/3
Don Manoukian & Ray Stevens beat Bob Ellis & Wilbur Snyder
Bearcat Wright beat The Alaskan
Mark Lewin beat Louie Tillet
Mitsu Arakawa beat Red Bastien
Billy White Wolf beat Paul Jones
Pat Barrett beat The Spoiler dq
Att: 8,038

12/1/64 Moline, IL @ Wharton Fieldhouse
No dq match
AWA Champion Mad Dog Vachon beat Reggie Parks COR
Wilbur Snyder beat Harley Race dq
Larry Hennig beat Art Thomas
Mighty Igor Vodik beat Butch Kelly
Ivan Kalmikoff drew Jack Lanza

12/4/64 St. Louis, MO @ Kiel Auditorium 
Pat O’Connor beat Dick the Bruiser
Gene Kiniski beat Wilbur Snyder
Fritz Von Erich beat Moose Evans
Johnny Valentine beat Ralph Bartleman
Joe Tangaro & Lorenzo Parente beat Johnny Ramirez (sub Big Bill Miller) & Johnny Kace 2-0
1 Tangaro beat Kace
2 Parente beat Ramirez
Bill Miller’s plane was late. Miller arrived at the end of the bout and got into a battle with Parente and Tangaro.
Angelo Poffo beat Roger Kirby
att: 5,782

12/5/64 Nappanee, IN
Moose Cholak vs Wilbur Snyder
WWA Champion Dick the Bruiser vs Angelo Poffo
Bobby Managoff & Guy Mitchell vs Boris Volkoff & Nicoli Volkoff

12/11/64 Indianapolis, IN @ Southside Armory
WWA Tag Team Champions Kurt Von Brauner & Karl Von Brauner no contest Wilbur Snyder & Joe Brunetti
WWA Tag Team Champions Kurt Von Brauner & Karl Von Brauner beat Prince Pullins & Jack Murphy 2-0
Johnny Valentine beat Guy Mitchell
Art Thomas beat Ray Gordon
Luis Montero beat Johnny Kace
Tony Parisi drew Black Bart 20:00

12/12/64 Chicago, IL @ International Amphitheatre
WWA Champion Dick the Bruiser beat Art Thomas 2/3
WWA Tag Team Champions Karl Von Brauner & Kurt Von Brauner beat Bill Miller & Wilbur Snyder 2/3
Pat O’Connor beat Moose Cholak dq
The Masked Demon beat Porfirio Longoria
Bobby Managoff drew Nicoli Volkoff
Angelo Poffo beat Guy Mitchell
before 3,800; receipts, $8,200

12/16/64 Louisville, KY
WWA Champion Dick the Bruiser beat Bobby Managoff
Prince Pullins beat Guy Mitchell
Wilbur Snyder beat Rocky Montero
Scufflin Hillbillies vs Boris Volkoff & Nicoli Volkoff

12/19/64 Minneapolis, MN @ Auditorium
Larry Hennig & Harley Race beat Verne Gagne & Reggie Parks on a 3rd fall dq in 30:10
1 Gagne beat Race in 8:00
2 Race beat Parks in 10:00
3 Gagne & Parks were dq’ed
Wilbur Snyder beat Moose Cholak in 7:20
Mighty Igor Vodik beat Johnny Kace in 4:56
Ivan Kalmikoff beat Billy Goelz in 13:31
Jack Lanza beat Jose Quintero in 8:52
Att: 4,406

12/25/64 Indianapolis, IN @ Northside Armory
US Champion Johnny Valentine no contest Wilbur Snyder
Boris Volkoff & Nicoli Volkoff beat Scufflin Hillbillies 2/3
Bobo Brazil beat Jack Allen
Prince Pullins beat Roger Kirby
Angelo Poffo drew Luis Montero
3,500 was the attendance, the largest of 1964

12/26/64 Minneapolis, MN
Verne Gagne & Reggie Parks & Wilbur Snyder beat Dick the Bruiser & Larry Hennig & Harley Race
Moose Cholak beat Jack Lanza via pin
Billy Red Cloud beat Great Dane
Eddie Sharkey beat Paul Caruso via pin
Bob Boyer beat Stan Kowalski dq
Att: 5,764

12/28/64 Moline, IL @ Wharton Fieldhouse
AWA Champion Mad Dog Vachon beat Wilbur Snyder
Larry Hennig & Harley Race beat Mighty Igor Vodik & Ivan Kalmikoff
Bob Boyer beat Jack Lanza
Reggie Parks beat Claude Patterson

12/29/64 Denver, CO @ Auditorium Arena
Verne Gagne beat AWA Champion Mad Dog Vachon on a 3rd fall dq when Vachon tossed Gagne over the top rope
Larry Hennig & Harley Race drew Dick the Bruiser & Wilbur Snyder when the 45 minute time limit expired in the 3rd fall
1 Bruiser & Snyder won the first fall in 21:17
2 Hennig & Race won the second in 10:32
3 The 45 minute time limit expired before either team could score another fall
Ivan Kalmikoff beat Butch Levy in 12:13
Mighty Igor Vodik beat Pat Patterson in 9:30
promoter: Gene Reed

12/30/64 Terre Haute, IN
Dick The Bruiser & Rocky Montero vs Scufflin Hillbillies
Wilbur Snyder vs Moose Cholak
Guy Mitchell vs Prince Pullins

Note: Added an Amarillo card with Thesz beating Snyder on a 3rd fall COR.

Last edited on Fri Sep 6th, 2013 05:05 pm by clawmaster



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