Collection consists of 42 wrestling cards. Each card features a photograph of an individual wrestler, identified by name. A number is stamped on the back of each card. Some names featured are "Whipper" Bill Watson, Bronko Nagurski, The Masked Marvel, Mike Sharpe and Ben Sharpe. Many of these wrestlers worked in the Niagara area in the 1930s and 1960s.

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  • Wrestling Card - Kay Bell 

    Unknown author (1950s)
    The wrestler's name is Kay Bell and the number stamped on the reverse of the card is 959.
  • Wrestling Card - Strangler Lewis 

    Unknown author (1950s)
    The wrestler's name is Strangler Lewis and the number stamped on the reverse of the card is 471.
  • Wrestling Card - Bobby Becker 

    Unknown author (1950s)
    The wrestler's name is Bobby Becker.
  • Wrestling Card - Terry McGinnis 

    Unknown author (1950s)
    The wrestler's name is Terry McGinnis and the number stamped on the reverse is 834.
  • Wrestling Card - Larry Moquin 

    Unknown author (1950s)
    The wrestler's name is Larry Moquin and the number stamped on the reverse is 458.
  • Wrestling Card - Al Lovelock 

    Unknown author (1950s)
    The wrestler's name is Al Lovelock.
  • Wrestling Card - "Wee" Willie Davis 

    Unknown author (1950s)
    The wrestler's name is "Wee" Willie Davis and the number stamped on the reverse is 649.
  • Wrestling Card - Cardiff Giant 

    Unknown author (1950s)
    The wrestler's name is Cardiff Giant and the number stamped on the reverse is 649.
  • Wrestling Card - Ralph Martin 

    Unknown author (1950s)
    The wrestler's name is Ralph Martin.
  • Wrestling Card - Jack Claybourne 

    Unknown author (1950s)
    The wrestler's name is Jack Claybourne and the number stamped on the reverse is 230.
  • Wrestling Card - Ben Sharpe 

    Unknown author (1950s)
    The wrestler's name is Ben Sharpe and the number stamped on the reverse of the first card is 341, the second is 219, and the third is 704. Ben Sharpe was born in Hamilton and part of one of the most successful wrestling ...
  • Wrestling Card - Mike Sharpe 

    Unknown author (1950s)
    The wrestler's name is Mike Sharpe and the number on the reverse is 142, the second card is stamped 704, the third is stamped 599, and the fourth is stamped 615. He was born in Hamilton, Ontario and was part of one of the ...
  • Wrestling Card - The Masked Marvel 

    Unknown author (1950s)
    The wrestler's name is The Masked Marvel and the number stamped on the reverse is 742. His real name is Dick Phillips and he was born in Buffalo and raised in Quebec. When he enlisted in WWII, he was a known wrestler. ...
  • Wrestling Card - Yukon Eric 

    Unknown author (1950s)
    The wrestler's name is Yukon Eric and the number stamped on the reverse is 40. Yukon Eric's real name is Eric Holmback and he was born in Monroe, Washington. He wrestled all over the world and often in the Golden Horseshoe. ...
  • Wrestling Card - Bronko Nagurski 

    Unknown author (1950s)
    The wrestler's name is Bronko Nagurski and the number stamped on the reverse of the card is 764. He was born in Rainy River, Ontario and wrestled from 1939 to 1960. He also played football for the Chicago Bears as a ...
  • Wrestling Card - "Whipper" Bill Watson 

    Unknown author (1950s)
    The wrestler's name is "Whipper" Bill Watson and the number stamped on the reverse of the card is 692. His real name is William Potts and he was born in East York, Ontario. He is one of the best known Canadian wrestlers ...
  • Wrestling Card - John Katan 

    Unknown author (1950s)
    The wrestler's name is John Katan and the number stamped on the reverse is 341. He was born in the Ukraine and moved to Lethbridge, Alberta and became a coal miner. He wrestled after work until he was discovered and went ...
  • Wrestling Card - Earl McCready 

    Unknown author (1950s)
    The wrestler's name is Earl McCready and the number stamped on the reverse is 928. McCready was born in Lansdowne, Ontario and won three straight NCAA wrestling championships in the 1920s. He was dubbed the greatest ...
  • Wrestling Card - Maurice "The Angel" Tillet 

    Unknown author (1950s)
    The wrestler's name is Maurice "The Angel" Tillet and the number stamped on the reverse of the card is 459. He was born in France and moved to North America to start a wrestling career. He suffered from acromegaly - a ...
  • Wrestling Card - Dr. Ed. Meske 

    Unknown author (1950s)
    The wrestler's name is Dr. Ed. Meske and the number stamped on the reverse (wearing suit and tie) is 301. The number on the reverse of the other card is 704.

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