*According to the schedule, “Studio Wrestling” was not on WIIC on Saturday, January 2,

*Between Saturday, January 9, 1960 and Saturday, March 12, 1960, “Studio Wrestling”
was on the schedule from 6-7 p.m. on WIIC with Mal Alberts as host.  No matches were

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania:  Saturday, March 19, 1960
(WIIC Studios) … The Red Phantom vs. Arnold Skaaland … Diaz Hernandez vs.
“Rubberman” Walker … (commentator: Mal Alberts)
Note:  Show began at 6:00 p.m. on channel 11.

*Between Saturday, March 26, 1960 and Saturday, April 30, 1960, “Studio Wrestling’ was
featured on WIIC (channel 11) from 6-7 p.m. and no matches were listed.

*The April 9, 1960 edition of the Pittsburgh Post Gazette, in Al Abrams column “Sidelights
on Sports,” stated:  “Sportscaster Mal Alberts’ description of wrestlers: ‘Struggling actors!’”

Research by Tim Hornbaker
January 2, 2008

Research of the Pittsburgh Post Gazette
Pittsburgh Wrestling Results - 1960