1947 SENIOR NATIONALS
LANE HIGH SCHOOL - CHICAGO, IL
JUNE 28 - 29, 1947

(FROM IRONMAN MAGAZINE)
NAME CLUB - CITY   BWT    PRESS  SNATCH  C  &  J  TOTAL Place
Bantamweight Class
Joe DePietro Yacos, Detroit, MI 122   220* 185 210 615 1
Ed Goyette Deadham, MA 122¼ 160 175 225 570 2
Anthony Vega York BBC - York, PA 122   170 170 215 555 3
Sam Ferry Cleveland, OH 122   165 165 200 530 4
Walter Myles U. of Ill. 121½ 150 165 210 525 5
Richard Tom Honolulu, HI 122½ 185 165 230 ~0~ -
Hewitt Gomez   113   165 155 --- ~0~ -
* JOE DEPIETRO - SENIOR WORLD RECORD PRESS - 220½
Featherweight Class
Emerick Ishikawa York, PA 130   200 205 265 670 1
Bobby Higgins Indianapolis, IN 131   225* 190 250 665 2
William Laurence San Diego, CA 131   190 190 250 630 3
Wallace Muro Cleveland, OH 131½ 180 190 245 615 4
Jack Beltoya Kenosha, WI 129   180 180 225 585 5
C. Phillips L. S. U. 129½ 185 160 215 550 6
Joe Donahue Oakland YMCA, CA 124   155 135 185 475 7
* BOBBY HIGGINS - SENIOR AMERICAN RECORD PRESS - 225¾
Lightweight Class
Joe Pittman Chambersburg 144   215 215 285 705 1
Herb Berg Modesto, CA 143½ 220 200 260 680 2
Dave Stopper L. S. U. 146   210 205 260 675 3
Gene Harmath Cleveland, OH 148¼ 200 200 270 670 4
Tony Levenderis Akron, OH 146½ 170 220 260 650 5
Art Yahiro Chicago, IL 144   185 200 260 645 6
Mike Mungioli Maspeth, NY 144   185 200 260 645 7
D. Velardi German American AC, NY 145½ 190 190 240 620 8
W Davis Chicago, IL 141   190 195 --- ~0~ -
Pete George Akron, OH 147½ 215 240* 300 ~0~ -
* - PETE GEORGE - SENIOR AMERICAN RECORD SNATCH - 4TH ATTEMPT - 250
Middleweight Class
Stanley Stanczyk York, PA 163½ 250 250* 325# 825 1
George Lapausky Easton, PA 163½ 220 225 295 740 2
Bob Kienzle German American AC, NY 155½ 220 210 280 710 3
Louis Rieke L. S. U. 159½ 200 210 280 690 4
* - STANLEY STANCZYK - SENIOR WORLD RECORD SNATCH ATTEMPT - 280
# - STANLEY STANCZYK - SENIOR WORLD RECORD CLEAN & JERK ATTEMPT - 355
Lightheavyweight Class
John Terpak York, PA 167½ 250 260 330 840 1
Frank Spellman York, PA 166   260 260 315 835 2
Harold Sakata Honolulu, HI 178½ 250 250 315 805 3
Clarance Deja Chicago, IL 179   250 245 300 795 4
James Manning York, PA 169¼ 220 250 315 785 5
Al Abernathy Hickory, NY 174   225 220 300 745 6
Bruno Markunas Chicago, IL 177½ 225 225 280 730 7
Leo Maryack Yacos, Detroit, MI 171½ 225 215 280 720 8
Bill Aronis Astoria, NY 173½ 215 215 290 720 9
James Newman Akron, OH 176½ 200 210 280 690 10
Hoyt Powell L. S. U. 177   200 190 255 645 11
Keeval Daly Harlem, NY 170   210 245 --- ~0~ -
Mike Cubitoso Paterson, NJ 176   230 240 --- ~0~ -
John Morley Cheshire, CT 179½ 225 --- --- ~0~ -
Heavyweight Class
John Davis York, PA 215   290 280 330 900 1
Norb Schemansky Yacos Gym - Detroit, MI 198¾ 250 275 345 870 2
Erwin Rogers Chicago, IL 207   275 265 325 865 3
Walter Barnes L. S. U. 266   275 260 315 850 4
Gary Brundage Long Beach, CA 204½ 270 250 315 835 5
Phil Skaran Hollywood, CA 208   260 245 325 830 6
Charles Nietling Toledo, OH 222¾ 260 240 310 810 7
Jerome Schemansky Yacos, Detroit, MI 198   225 220 300 745 8
Frank Schofro St. Louis, MO 227   290 255 320 ~0~ -
Alex Fesuk Worchester, MA 233   250 250 --- ~0~ -

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