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This card took place at the Sports Arena in Amarillo, Texas on Thursday, August 16, 1962.


  1. Dan Miller fought Nick Roberts to a draw.
  2. Cowboy Carlson defeated Nelson Royal (w/ Jeeves) via disqualification.
  3. Peggy Allen pinned Señorita Gonzales.
  4. Killer Karl Kox defeated The Viking via default. Kox injured Viking in a pre-fight brawl, and Viking was unable to compete.
  5. Southwest Tag Team Champions Gene Kiniski & Fritz Von Erich defeated Dory Funk, Sr. & Ricky Romero.
    • Funk won the first fall with the spinning toe hold on Von Erich (0:35).
    • Funk was counted out in the second fall (10:52).
    • Von Erich pinned Romero to win the third fall (3:52).


  • The attendance was listed as a "near-capacity crowd".
  • Upon winning the main event, Gene Kiniski & Fritz Von Erich claimed that they were now World Tag Team Champions.