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Mid-Atlantic Wrestling 1975 Yearbook
Dick Bourne, David Chappell
The detailed, written history of a pivotal year in Mid-Atlantic Championship Wrestling history. Includes a huge collection of newspaper ads, newspaper articles, event posters, memorabilia, and a massive collection of match listings and results for every city in the territory.
Comprehensive rosters of all wrestlers, announcers, and managers for the entire year broken down by their position on the card. The book also includes reproductions of the four major event publications sold at the arenas throughout that year. Plus special features on the historic U.S. title tournament following the infamous Wilmington plane crash.
It was year full of unforgettable action and major angles featuring The Anderson Brothers, Johnny Valentine, Blackjack Mulligan, Wahoo McDaniel, Ric Flair, Rufus R. "Freight Train" Jones, Paul Jones, "Mr. Wrestling" Tim Woods, Terry Funk, Jack Brisco, Harley Race, Superstar Billy Graham, The Super Destroyer (Don Jardine), Ivan Koloff, The Avenger (Reggie Parks), Prof. Boris Malenko, Andre the Giant, and many more.
- The introduction of the NWA world tag team championships and the United States championship to the territory.
- Ric Flair's big breakout year
- The Wilmington Plane Crash and the historic U.S. Championship Tournament that followed.
- The "Supreme Sacrifice" angle featuring Wahoo McDaniel, Paul Jones, and the Anderson Brothers
- All the title changes and major angles and story lines in detail
- Johnny Valentine's final year in the ring
- Much more!
The book features:
- Written History
- Event Posters from Greensboro
- 30 pages of Newspaper Ads
- Rosters & Title Histories
- Reproductions of all four quarterly issues of Mid-Atlantic Wrestling Magazine
- 50 pages of Match Listings and Results
- Special Features, including tournament brackets, exclusive photos, and even a peak inside the booker's day planner!
- Publication Date:
- 1502338424 / 9781502338426
- Page Count:
- Binding Type:
- US Trade Paper
- Trim Size:
- 8" x 10"
- Black and White with Bleed
- Related Categories:
- Sports & Recreation / Wrestling