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Wrestling at Fair Park

Description: Photograph of a wrestling match at Fair Park. One wrestler is laying on the ground, and the other is holding his leg. The referee is walking towards them. In the background, there is a crowd of people watching.
Date: 1955
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Wrestling at Fair Park

Description: Photograph of a wrestler at Fair Park in Abilene standing by another man. They are in a room with a door on the left, and pipes, a robe, and a table with a bag on it on the right. The wrestler is wearing his uniform and posing for the photograph. The other man is wearing a suit and glasses.
Date: 1955
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Wrestling at Fair Park

Description: Photograph of a wrestling match at Fair Park in Abilene. Two wrestlers and a referee are in the ring while a crowd watches in the stands. One of the wrestlers is flipping the other over.
Date: 1955
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Wrestling at Fair Park

Description: Photograph of a wrestling match at Fair Park. One wrestler is laying on the ground, and the other wrestler is holding his leg up in the air. The referee is leaning over the wrestler on the ground. In the background, there is a crowd watching.
Date: 1955
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Wrestling at Fair Park

Description: Photograph of a wrestling match at Fair Park. Both wrestlers are holding on to the rope on the edge of the ring. One is sitting down, and the other is standing with his foot on the sitting wrestler. The referee is standing beside them. In the background, there is a sign on one of the rafters that says "Dr. Pepper."
Date: 1955
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Wrestling at Fair Park

Description: Photograph of a wrestling match at Fair Park. One wrestler is on the ground, and the other is leaning and holding him with one arm. In the background, there is a crow of people watching.
Date: 1955
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Wrestling at Fair Park

Description: Photograph of a wrestling match at Fair Park. One wrestler is holding the other's arm behind his back. The referee is standing beside them with his arms outstretched. In the background, there is a crowd watching.
Date: 1955
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[News Script: Wrestling]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a professional wrestling exhibition at the Bigtown Shopping Center East in Dallas.
Date: August 26, 1959
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Ex Wrestling Champ is Seeking Damages]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Ed "Strangler" Lewis, the former World's Heavyweight Wrestling Champion, going to trial against the Hilton Hotel. He seeks one-hundred-thousand dollars in damages he incurred from falling into an open service pit.
Date: January 31, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Strangler Lewis]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about Ed "Strangler" Lewis, a famous wrestler, appearing in Dallas to speak at SMU's weekly convocation of students.
Date: October 11, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections