The Mississippi Valley Sports Club was formed after the purchase of Tom Packs' wrestling
interests in St. Louis in June 1948. At that point, wrestler Lou Thesz owned 55% of the
new promotion, Bill Longson owned 35%, Toronto promoter Frank Tunney owned 5% and
Montreal promoter Eddie Quinn owned 5%.
But on paper, the corporate breakdown looked like this:
|Mississippi Valley Sports Club in St. Louis