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of He'll Indiana career Triple Main Event Mat Show Friday A triple main event will be presented for wrestling fans at the Armory Friday night. Bill Melby will take on Angelo Poffo, Louis Martinez meets Zack Malkov in dual bouts, and the team of Stan and Heggle Lisowski will defend their "world's champ ionship" against Rudy Kay and Hans Herman. All bouts will be two out of falls with one our time limits, according according to Promoter Rex Sheeley This will be Poffo's third appearance appearance in the twin city area. A graduate of DePaul university with a degree In physical education Angelo was "discovered" in amateu wresting by Chicago Promoter Fred Kohler who quickly gave him tot billings. PUNISHMENT TEST One of Poffo's chief claims to fame is a physical punishment fea of doing 6,033 consecutive sit-ups No one else has ever matched record and no one may wire to. Poffo, 28, is surprisingly cast as villain although he's college trained | and not bad looking. He's the same class as Hans Schmid and speaking of a coming matcl between the two, a Chicago fan muttered he would like to see of them roughed up." Melby is a former Mr. America candidate who has won plaudits strict training. He has never tasted tobacco and sticks to milk, like a growing baby.

Clipped from The News-Palladium, 28 Mar 1956, Wed,  Page

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