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 - Miller Brothers Scheduled To Wrestle Torres,...
Miller Brothers Scheduled To Wrestle Torres, Barend · Tho new world's fag-team wrestling champions; the Mille brothers,' have been 'signed to. appear.In Eureka's Munlctpa Auditorium-next Monday'night, .heading ah'outstanding pro gram of wresting, pli,is a special "Indian wrestling" exhibition The JgigaiHiq brothers, nip ' '-*-- Big Bill Miller, 'weight .285, and Little Ed" Miller, weight .300, will face a powerful challenge team composed of Enri.que Torres, Torres, Pacific .Coast heavyweight mat champion^ and the sensa tipnal "Young Johnny',' Barend . Torres was : cheered/to.thb rafters here last Monday'night vhen his spectacular grapplinj against the Shafpe ,brothed At times Torres took on both he big Sharpe boys and chased .hem from the 1 ring. Johnny Barend teamed will Torres Miller Weighs than ?renchman Adrian Baillergen iwo weeks ago in Ihe Labo Day Tournament · and w a edged out of the finals only b a referee's decision at .the enc of a 20-mlnuj:e match with th Sharpes. 1 ' . . . SPORTS PARADE Iridlnn .Wrestling "Indian Hand'Wrestling" wil e seen in the exhibition sched- led for"the evening.. Frenchman Baillergen, self- tylcd ."world's strongest man", vill lake on all challengers rom the audience for this evening. evening. ."Baillergen.offers $25 to any man who can best him at 'hand wrestling." The Indian hand wrestling vill be done in the ring at a able, with Baillergen a n challengers silting on chairs facing each other across the iable. The rules call for each opponent to keep an elbow Ihe table and interlock'fingers. Then lhe : one that .forces the other's hand and arm down, declared the winner.; close Hoad Cup field Australian, runner- . . By OSCAR FRALEY United Press Sports Writer New York - (in.- The Milwaukee Milwaukee Braves stood around the batting cage, glowering at their own batting practice pitcher as if he wore a Brooklyn u n i f o r m : 'There was no levity and, ac tually, little conversation, as each batter stepped in the took his cuts/Thcy just watched im passively, like a flock of under fed hawks. If a great "number, of chal Icngers appear,- eliminations will be held among the. local men with the winners meeting Bailterge'rj.; ' , . . ' . . . · ' , . . . HSC F.oolballers Four, llumboldt.State- foot- all players:will:challenge the ·"renchman: The- Eiireka Lion: Club'will host'the entire HSC varsity and · junior; varsitj squads at · their -'show Monday night, and the; four footballer will be cheered on by thei squad members in the ham wrestling exhibition. Baillergen in Prelim Baillergen-will also wresll in the opening-match of Hi evening, meeting R a the up. in or "You Cassius hath a lean am hungry'look,-' asserted one ob server, stealing a line'from a baseball writer nnamed William Shakespeare. 1 j . ' Eddie Mathews, the muscles South American grappler. Th match will be.- one hour, bes two out of three falls. Reserved seats will be o sale Sunday, 4 .o'clock, at th auditorium box office a n again on, Monday afternoon.

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  1. The Times Standard,
  2. 13 Sep 1956, Thu,
  3. Page 27

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