Lets travel back to 1955 and before and look at some of the earliest known wrestling footage. Truly a treat for historians. Look at this card.
1. JOE STETCHER v EARL CADDOCK, from MSG, January 30, 1920-
2. ED "STRANGLER" LEWIS v DICK SHIKAT (Long Island City, NY, June 9, 1932. Lewis wins the NWA title.)
3. LOU THESZ v TOM RICE (Chicago, 1948. Thesz defends the NWA title.)
4. LOU THESZ v DON LEO JONATHAN from Chicago, February 26, 1955. Thesz defends the NWA title.
5. LOU THESZ v GENE KINISKI, 8mm film from 1967. Kiniski defends the NWA title.
6. LOU THESZ v ROCKY SILVERSTIEN (not sure on that name) from 1951.
7. LOU THESZ v HANS SCHMIDT from 1955.