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In 1936, wrestling coverage in the Weekly State Gazette gets even spottier with only 21 shows being reported.

Dyersburg, TN: Tuesday, 10 March 1936
(Cedar Street Arena)
• Johnny Marr beat Gus Pappas (2-1)
• Roy Welch beat Mathis (1-0)
• Battle Royal: Johnny Marr & Gus Pappas outlasted ? Mathis, Roy Welch and Billy McEuinn.

Dyersburg, TN: Tuesday, 17 March 1936
(Cedar Street Arena)
• Charles Layden beat Billy McEuinn (22:00, 2-0)
• Roy Welch beat Otto Ludwig (2-1)

Dyersburg, TN: Tuesday, 31 March 1936
(Cedar Street Arena)
• Roy Welch beat ? Morteson (22:00, 2-1)
• Joe Dillman beat Charles Sinkey (32:00, 2-1)

Dyersburg, TN: Tuesday, 14 April 1936
(Cedar Street Arena)
• Count Rossi beat Chewaci Charlie Joe (2-1)
• Freddie Knichel beat Ralph Smith (2-1)


Dyersburg, TN: Tuesday, 28 April 1936
(Cedar Street Arena)
• "Pacific Coast Middleweight Champion" Bobby Sampson beat Freddie Knichel (2-1)
• Charlie Layden beat Joe Dillman (20:00, 2-0, 2nd fall DQ)

Dyersburg, TN: Tuesday, 5 May 1936
(Cedar Street Arena)
• Charlie Layden beat Sailor Olsen (2-1)
• Tony Lawo drew Speedy Simmons (60:00, 1-1)

Dyersburg, TN: Tuesday, 19 May 1936
(Cedar Street Arena)
• Tommy Tassos vs Jose Rodriguez
No results were listed, but this one match was mentioned in the hype for the following week's show.

Dyersburg, TN: Tuesday, 26 May 1936
(Cedar Street Arena)
• Eddie Baker beat Roy Welch (41:00, 2-1)
• Boxing Match: Tommy Tassos beat Jose Rodriguez (5th round KO)
The show also featured a boxing match with actual boxers.

Dyersburg, TN: Tuesday, 2 June 1936
(Cedar Street Arena)
• Boxing Match: Tommy Tassos beat Barney Lobby (8 rounds). Firpo's original decision, giving the match to Lobby, was reversed by management.
• Raul Lopez beat Sailor Olsen (20:00)
• Referee: Emil Firpo

Dyersburg, TN: Tuesday, 9 June 1936
(Cedar Street Arena)
• Roy Welch beat Bill Rush (2-1, 3rd fall DQ)
• Jack Bloomfield beat Billy Venable (12:00)
• Battle Royal: Bill Rush and Roy Welch outlasted Sailor Olsen, Billy Venable, Jack Bloomfield.
• Referee: Leon Pedretti

Dyersburg, TN: Tuesday, 23 June 1936
(Cedar Street Arena)
• Jack Bloomfield beat Baron von Becker (2-1, 3rd fall DQ)
• Bill Rush beat Buck Owen (35:00, 2-1)
• Referee: Leon Pedretti

Dyersburg, TN: Tuesday, 30 June 1936
(Cedar Street Arena)
• Ray Meyers beat Emil Firpo (17:00, 2-0)
• Eddie Baker beat Rex Mobley (44:00, 2-1)

Dyersburg, TN: Tuesday, 4 August 1936
(Cedar Street Arena)
• Ray Meyers beat Baron von Becker (22:00, 2-1)
• George Ligoski beat Jack Bloomfield (21:00, 2-0)
• Schoolboy Knox beat Bone Crusher Scott (12:00)

Dyersburg, TN: Tuesday, 11 August 1936
(Cedar Street Arena)
• George Ligosky beat Don McNaught (36:00, 2-1)
• Eddie Wayland drew Rex Mobley (60:00, 1-1)


Dyersburg, TN: Tuesday, 6 October 1936
(Cedar Street Arena)
• Buck Lawson beat Joe Dorsetti (25:00, 2-1)
• Charles Sinkey beat Eddie Baker (30:00, 2-1)
• Referee: Ace Freeman
The Weekly State Gazette reported a minute of silence was held for Donald McNaught (aka Harold Masson) whose funeral services had been held Tuesday. McNaught had died of meningitis in a hospital in Memphis.

Dyersburg, TN: Tuesday, 13 October 1936
(Cedar Street Arena)
• Lon Chaney beat George Ligoski (20:00, 2-1)
• Lee Meyers beat Otto Ludwig (40:00, 2-0)
• Ace Freeman drew Buck Lawson (60:00, 1-1)

Dyersburg, TN: Tuesday, 10 November 1936
(Cedar Street Arena)
• Charles Sinkey beat Lon Chaney (2-1)
• Billy McEuinn beat Sailor Olsen (2-1, 3rd fall DQ)
• Ernie Dugan beat Dr. Eddie Mueller (21:00)
• Referee: Little Wolf

Dyersburg, TN: Tuesday, 17 November 1936
(Cedar Street Arena)
• Lon Chaney beat Johnny Marr (2-1)
• Roy Welch beat the Masked Demon (60:00, 1-0)
• Dr. Eddie Mueller beat Eddie Baker

Dyersburg, TN: Tuesday, 24 November 1936
(Cedar Street Arena)
• Rex Mobley beat Lon Chaney (2-1)
• Dr. Eddie Mueller beat Lee Meyers (2-1, 3rd fall DQ)
• Sailor Olsen drew Eddie Baker (30:00, no falls)

Dyersburg, TN: Tuesday, 1 December 1936
(Cedar Street Arena)
• Roy Welch beat the Masked Demon (2-0)
• Blacksmith Pedigo beat Irish McGee (2-1)
Reportedly the Demon was unmasked after the match with Welch, but his identity was not reported in the Weekly State Gazette.

Dyersburg, TN: Tuesday, 15 December 1936
(Cedar Street Arena)
• Roy Welch beat Ernie Dugan (sub for Lon Chaney) (39:00, 2-1)
• Joe Dillman beat Eddie Baker (31:00, 2-1)

Last edited on Tue Aug 29th, 2017 11:16 pm by DaClyde