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 Posted: Mon Feb 10th, 2014 04:35 pm
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Kriss
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A few scraps from 1961 with a lot of unfamiliar names.

The early cards were promoted by Bassil Battah, and the November cards by Don Sabu. Battah owned the Coliseum, having bought the former National Guard Armory and converted it.

Tuesday, July 4, 1961 – Las Cruces Coliseum – Las Cruces, NM
1) Bobby Garcia vs. The Idol
2) Jackie Bravo vs. El Norteno
3) Bombero & Lasamir vs. Juan Castro & The Bearded Assassin
4) Bassil Battah & Alvaro Velazco vs. The Mongol & The Green Dragon

Friday, July 7, 1961 – Las Cruces Coliseum – Las Cruces, NM
1) Mono de Ring & Juan Castro & Bombero & The Mongol vs. The Bearded Assassin & Bobby Garcia & The Mummy & Demetrios
2) Bassil Battah vs. The Green Dragon

Friday, July 14, 1961 – Las Cruces Coliseum – Las Cruces, NM
1) The Bearded Assassin vs. La Sama
2) El Norteno vs. Manuel Munis
3) The Mongol vs. Amcacua
4) Bombero & The Cisco Kid vs. The Mummy & The Green Dragon

Friday, November 3, 1961 – Las Cruces Coliseum – Las Cruces, NM
1) Jackie Bravo & Geronimo vs. The Goat & El Norteno
2) Bassil Battah vs. The Mongol

Friday, November 10, 1961 – Las Cruces Coliseum – Las Cruces, NM
1) The Goat & El Norteno vs. Geronimo & Manuel Muniz
2) The Mongol vs. Jackie Bravo

Friday, November 17, 1961 – Las Cruces Coliseum – Las Cruces, NM
1) Pancho Saltillo vs. Loco Mendez
2) Jackie Bravo & The Cisco Kid vs. El Norteno & Mono de Ring
3) The Goat vs. Manuel Muniz
4) Geronimo vs. The Mongol

Friday, December 15, 1961 – Las Cruces Coliseum – Las Cruces, NM
1) Armond Hussian vs. Cico Cacania
2) Carlie Carr & Jim Wright vs. Al Pago Pago & Chico Mendoza

Last edited on Mon Feb 10th, 2014 07:33 pm by Kriss



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