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This card took place at the Sports Arena in Amarillo, Texas on Thursday, October 25, 1962.


  1. Arm-Wrestling: Mr. Kleen defeated Mephisto via disqualification.
  2. Bob Ellis & Cowboy Carlson defeated Nelson Royal & The Viking when Ellis pinned Viking (14:40).
  3. Jack Dalton & Jim Dalton defeated Johnny Como & Joe Scarpello when Jack Dalton pinned Como (11:00).
  4. Lou Thesz defeated Fritz Von Erich.
    • Von Erich won the first fall with the iron claw (10:30).
    • Thesz won the second fall with a head scissors (10:30).
    • Von Erich was disqualified in the third fall (4:20).
  5. Dory Funk, Sr. pinned Gene Kiniski (22:40).


  • The referee was Tommy Phelps.
  • This card saw the start of a tag team tournament with the eventual winners to face Southwest Tag Team Champions Dory Funk, Sr. & Ricky Romero.