ALBION BRITT

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ALBION BRITT - Attractive Mat Program Tonight Two Finish...
Attractive Mat Program Tonight Two Finish Matches Feature Card at New Open Arena— Reynolds Meets Billy Olson. BRITT VS. SHUMATE Hackney and Dusin Also Billed —Preliminaries To Start at 8 O'clock. One of the most elaborate wrestling wrestling programs of the season is arranged arranged for tonight at the new Mechanic Mechanic street arena. Two finish engagements engagements wül claim major Interest with an attractive special event and three preliminaries scheduled to support the show. The first match frill start promptly at 8 o'clock. The main event will feature the return of Doc Reynolds, the burly Texan who has yet to lose a match in Emporia. He will mix with Billy Olson, the Swedish light heavyweight heavyweight from Omaha. Reynolds is the asgressive type wrestler, one who ¿Ivés the fans their money's worth and usually a little more. His match with Olson, who comes highly recommended, should be in- terest-ing. In another finish match, Albion Britt. of Luray, Kansas heavyweight champion, will meet Johnnie Shumate, Shumate, of Seattle, 1 Wash. Both are veteran grapplers but will be making making their first appearance in Emporia. Emporia. Britt is regarded as a come> in the heavyweight ranks and has had a great year. Shumate is a member of a wrestling wrestling family, having several brothers engaged in the business throughout the United States. He is bringing two kid brothers, nine and seven years old respectively, who will put "on an exhibition tonight. These two youngsters appeared on the Ed Lewls-Gus Sonnenberg card in Boston Boston last year and will exhibit a belt awarded them by Boston officials.

Clipped from The Emporia Gazette01 Jun 1932, WedPage 4

The Emporia Gazette (Emporia, Kansas)01 Jun 1932, WedPage 4
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