“In Boston, Rudy watched Brother Ernie wrestle an Irishman named Dan O’Mahoney. When O’Mahoney got the decision, Rudy jumped into the ring, tried to assault the referee, started a free-for-all among the seconds. In Camden, N. J., a few nights after the bout in Boston, Ernie wrestled Gino Garibaldi. A spectator in the balcony hurled down a chair which hit Ernie on the head. He was hospitalized.”
And yet they look so relaxed.
The Dusek Riot Squad, aka The Nebraska Riot Squad, aka The Dirty Duseks
early 50s, photographer Irving Penn
from The Heavy Light