- Walter Palmer was a former amature wrestler turned pro, who became a heavy favorite of promoter Fred Kohler..
- Walter Palmer maintained his amature status by competing professionally under a mask as the “Red Ace”..
- Walter Palmer was the inventor of the spinning toehold according to both 1950s TV and Dory Funk Jr. via his website..
- ~~~In the 1950s, Billy Goelz and Walter Palmer each contended to be the inventor of the spinning toehold..
- July 10, 1998: Walter Palmer passed away…