Early Tuesday, October 14, 1952, professional wrestler Don Sugai was killed in a car
accident near Boise, Idaho. Sugai, 39 years old, was from Ontario, Oregon, and had
wrestled Monday night in Boise.
Idaho Falls results from researcher Becky Taylor turns up the name Ferrin Barr in
1957. Ferrin Barr Sr. is none other than Sandy Barr, the longtime wrestler and
promoter in the Pacific Northwest. This was his first year in the business, reportedly
trained by Cliff Thiede. He was the father of Art and Jesse Barr.
Research by Tim Hornbaker, Becky Taylor
February 10, 2011
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