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 - SPORT 4TTHE FINAL BOUT OF EVENING ENDS IN...
SPORT 4TTHE FINAL BOUT OF EVENING ENDS IN GENERAL BUT SHERIFF TAKES POSSESSION OF RING A ND THE PARTY ISO VER Wrestling had Us introduction to a wild-eyed crowd of novices at Hie Helena Public schools gym last even i n g and the boys staged a good show for them, ending in the near riot and all the trimmings. Ends In M*M Tho main bout of the evening bc- Iwecn Eddie Meyers of Seattlo and Lou Kotonen of St. Paul had progressed at varying stages u n t i l nearly midway In the sixth round w i t h each man having one; fall In his credit. Tho fireworks broke loose and In a heated moment the two middles-eights toppled out of j "' fourth when Nelson suffered an Injured side and gave up In distress. Comedy Tram Former Lee and M a r t i n put on an act in I h e i r exhibition t h a t drew mingled Iho ring and took Referee R a t h b u n w i t h them, Tlathbun being on Ihe bottom and the last man up. Movers regained the ring ami as Kotonen sought lo f o l l o w is alleged to havo s t r u c k Kotonc-n in tho face, knocking him cold outside tho ring. Kotoncn was t h e n boosted i n t o tho ring and hauled to the center w h e r e Movers fell upon h i m . Referee I t a l h b u n a w a r d e d Ihe f a l l to Meyers w h i c h made it two to ono and t h e m a t c h . I n a brief motnenl t h e "Id hooey was w o r k i n g and Ihc boys wi-ro in Iho ring s w i n g i n g right a n d left w i l h Meyers Iho g e n e r a l object of I heir a f f e c t i o n s . S h e r i f f Art I ' a r - i sous antl a couple of his h u s k y lads ! hail t h e j u m p on them, however. a m l | in a few seconds had c o m p l e t e ] eonlrol of the s i t u a t i o n . Few of j t h e m wild-eyed boys had lo put on an act w i t h Parsons and i C l u b H u n g e r . i .Nelson Looks Sire and chcot's. Karmcr Lee gained the first fall in tho second round and Malster won the second f a l l in third and f i n a l round. They heavyweights and aside from crack- Ing up tho floorboards on the ring did very little real damage. Ted Cooney. wrestling coach of Carroll college, and Hon Evans, one of his stiir pupils, put on a good exhibition of ono round at the start of e card. They were given a big h a n d . For the most part the f a n s a bit d u b i o u s as to the real of tho show, some m a i n t a i was an act and others s a y i n t h i n g was on the up and up. I h e t l i n i K h I h o y g e t m e n t t h e y lake, i n c l u d ringside fans. It looks l i k e a fair a l l a r o u n d . Ktilonen N Clever The boy Koionen looks l i k e I real w r e s t l e r . Ho dutnonsl some b e a u t i f u l holds but k n e w the break for all of I l i h a i r [Hilling. They were- real house, at t i m e s It) t i n 1 d e l i g h t of fans and ended t h e i r show in K i x l h b u t c l e a r i n g t Ktldie Meye.rw w o n t h e f i r In t h e t h i r d r o u n d . t h r o w n out of t h e ring desire | w | ( h Ku , orR . n t i l k i n K , lu . . sccom i r ;l n In 52 seconds in tho f i f t h r (.'buck Nolson. tho H a m i l t o i is a nice clean b a t t l e r , or Chuck Nelson, Montana champion, won his match with Jack Bratano of Vancouver, Canadian champion. Tho m a t c h was awarded to Nolson tin a foul in the f i f t h round when n r a i a n o was c h o k i n g hoy a f t e r a series of k i c k i n g h u t t i n g t h a t gave t h e crowd some- t h i n g t o y e l l about. Nelson won the first f n l l In the second r o u n d on a log hold t h a t t h e C a n a t l t a u couldn't b r e a k , b u t M r a t a n o w o n I h o n e x t f a l l In t h o the H a m i l t o n by und as t h e y call 11. and showed tho 11 b e a u l l f u l f l y i n g foot Ing In a leg sclpsors that turned the trick for h i m In tho second when ho look U r a t a n o surprise. Bratano is a real s h o w m a n and put on a t h a i pleased Iho ones who took In. His s t r a n g l i n g t r a him to g r i e f , however, and 1 his chance when ho was b a n i f r o m the r i n g In the f i f Hcfcreo R u t h l m n .

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  1. The Independent-Record,
  2. 13 Mar 1934, Tue,
  3. Page 7

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