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rasslin 2 - HI. - A1 FY WRESTLED nro through 1937 under the...
HI. - A1 FY WRESTLED nro through 1937 under the o rfi5fnrmp.fl rifiru mm. uiui r " ffo, - a hmav an artificial bone in his nose ana a - - i on the leg he almost lost They preent aDOl iww nm matches asainst the likes ot Stanislaus ( ine tTrwM Zbvs7ko, Richard Shikat. Jim Londos, sanaoi SSfWhi opponent who stripped Healey nf his mask. ( Actually he wore a si k stnckm g ovei h head and facc.l That was the deal. Hea.ey IZ "Ui S icrX h erne Cor Healey. He played M e "Cod I Marvel" bit for four or five months a about $2 000 to S3.000 per week. And Uncle Sam d:dn t Lake a tte in muse u J. - lr HEALEY RATED Zbyszko, one - time Premier of t, - , "rt .ht in the. World." Zbyszko held the World TitlP three times, once at the ripe old age of 58. ' - He was 60 when T wrestled him and he was still as hard as steel," Healey recalled. "I had no Pesek Strangler Lewis and Man Mountain Dean. But Heale'Vesck: Greater of them .11." he said. "He (hallcnced everybody and nobody would take him on I was one of" the best In the VmXri Slates, but I wasn't good enough to mcei mm, if if k HEALEY WAS matched against Lewis, but backed biz)," Healey explained, "and I would n t go for thMan Mountain Dean, incidentally, tipped the scales at 305 pounds Healey's reluctance was justified, t have tC '"Healev's specialtv was the back - to - back slam - ..Ve?v complicated."' he said ' I got my opponent with his back to mine, threw him on the floor (we went down hard and fast) and rolled over and pruned mm. afas hut st ''Healev'got as many pins and efeat had enoueh brain and brawn left at the age o, " return to amateur wresum. ne5w - . - and the Athens Athletic. Club in Oakland. NO MORE OF that now. He doesn't even attend the uro matches at the Cow Palace and lie refuses t! watch Uiem on television. "They make me exerted and uervous," he said. That's show business. - -

Clipped from The Times05 Oct 1966, WedPage 55

The Times (San Mateo, California)05 Oct 1966, WedPage 55
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