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a taking of t h e who The Barend And Maurice Irip The Hillbillies j in 14 minutes and 14 seconds. Ba- irend won the second fall with a | body press, following a series of ihead locks, in 5 minutes and 32 i seconds. The West Coast duo took ·the third and deciding fall in 3 iminnies, 20 seconds with a press. j The Hillbillies lived up to their, advance billing of being two of; I Magnificent Maurice and Hand-,the most colorful characters that; some. Johnny Barend. of HoHy-^ver crawled between the ropes. :wood, Calif., bested the Scuffiin"'of the local ring", but their lack of! i Hillbillies, of Kentucky, in the-experience made thorn "easy main attraction of the Anderson meat" for the California "beau- Excha.^e Ciub's Youth Projects'ties" whom entered the ring ac- Fund mat show \vatched by the companied by their manager, Mr.j ; best attendance yet at the Ander-.Kleen. Hilarity was added to the; son Armory. show when the Kenuiekians got, ; The Hillbillies won the first fall.Barend and Maurice tangled up ; iwhen one of them fell on Maurice : in the ropes opposite each other.! I for the decision with a body press I and they used Mr. Kleen as a 1 "pile driver-" into the pits of : opponents. ; Angelo Poffo took the first and ! third balls in the semi-windup wiih Johnny Weaver, of Indianapolis, Indianapolis, in 45 minutes. Poffo took ,the first round in 14 minutes, 2 seconds with a body press, Weaver Weaver winning the second fall with sleeper hold in 50 seconds. Poffo 'look the third and deciding fall iin 3:12 with a r.eckbreaker. ; Sonny Weaver, also of Indiana: Indiana: polls, and Bronco Lubich, of Chicago, drew in their single-fail, : minute time limit opener as ,er could pin the oiher. i Harry Burris, of Anderson, was ithe referee. 0. W. (Red) Haven :was the announcer and Charles Dolaiski was timekeeper. Use Bulletin - Herald Classifieds : ;

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  1. Anderson Herald,
  2. 19 Jan 1962, Fri,
  3. Page 12

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