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The Mid Atlantic Championship

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In 1970, Jim Crockett Promotions introduced the Eastern Heavyweight title to their fans. Four years later they changed the name of the title to the Mid-Atlantic Heavyweight Championship. Within these pages you will find a complete history of that title, including a detailed account of every title change from the establishment of the title until it was retired at the end of 1986. Plus great photos of the legendary champions.Featured also is a breakdown of all four championship belts that represented the title, broken down into the five distinct periods the belts were worn. Featuring Danny Miller, Jerry Brisco, Rip Hawk, Ole Anderson, Johnny Valentine, Wahoo McDaniel, Ric Flair, Greg Valentine, Ken Patera, Tony Atlas, Jim Brunzell, Ray Stevens, Ricky Steamboat, Ivan Koloff, The Iron Sheik, Roddy Piper, Jack Brisco, Paul Jones, Dory Funk, Jr., Dick Slater, Ron Bass, Sam Houston, Ronnie Garvin, and many others!

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Jim Crockett Promotions Championships List of National Wrestling Alliance Championships List of Wwe United States Champions

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 52. Chapters: List of National Wrestling Alliance championships, List of NWA World Heavyweight Champions, List of NWA World Tag Team Champions, List of WWE United States Champions, NWA Brass Knuckles Championship (Mid-Atlantic version), NWA Lonestar Women's Championship, NWA Mid-Atlantic Heavyweight Championship, NWA Mid-Atlantic Tag Team Championship, NWA Mid-Atlantic Women's Championship, NWA National Heavyweight Championship, NWA National Tag Team Championship, NWA Oklahoma Women's Championship, NWA Texas Women's Championship, NWA United States Women's Championship, NWA Western States Heritage Championship, NWA World Heavyweight Championship, NWA World Junior Heavyweight Championship, NWA World Six-Man Tag Team Championship, NWA World Women's Championship, WCW United States Tag Team Championship, WCW World Tag Team Championship, WWE United States Championship. Excerpt: Upon its founding in 1948, the NWA Board of Directors recognized only three championships as world titles. There were however no rules within the organization preventing individual members promoting titles in other divisions as world titles. Currently, only four (all but the Welterweight Championship) are currently recognized by the Board. NWA promoters from EMLL, later renamed the CMLL, in Mexico began promoting two more championships as World Titles, which were essentially regional titles controlled by EMLL. When the company withdrew from the organization in the 80's, the titles were no longer officially sanctioned by the NWA, however they were still promoted as NWA sanctioned titles by EMLL. In Lucha Libre, titles generally stay with their holder when that competitor leaves a region or company. This practice has caused theses titles, along with the Light Heavyweight Championship, to be accepted as "world titles" in Japan and Mexico. Weight limits for the titles are loosely followed by Lucha Libre promotions. Prior to 1992, many NWA promoters sanctioned a regional version of a tag team championship as the "World Championship." Although named as world titles, none of the titles were sanctioned as the official world title by the Board of Directors, and were technically regional championships. The Mid-Atlantic version, promoted by Jim Crockett Promotions, became widely accepted as the legitimate World Title when many promotions began folding, or being bought out by JCP. With this consolidation, the Mid-Atlantic version became known as the World Tag Championship, although it was not technically recognized as such by the Board of Directors. It was, however, recognized as such by kayfabe magazine Pro Wrestling Illustrated. As JCP evolved into World Championship Wrestling, this version of the title would become known as the WCW World Tag Team Title. The following titles were also called "World Championships," but were actually just regional or company titles. While the n

Mid Atlantic Wrestling 1976 Yearbook

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The detailed, written history of one of Mid-Atlantic Championship Wrestling's most exciting years ever. Includes a huge collection of newspaper ads, 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 over a dozen special features focusing on 1976. It was year full of unforgettable action and major angles featuring The Anderson Brothers, Blackjack Mulligan, Wahoo McDaniel, Ric Flair, Dusty Rhodes, Rufus R. "Freight Train" Jones, the Masked Superstar, Paul Jones, "Mr. Wrestling" Tim Woods, Terry Funk, Prof. Boris Malenko and the Mongols, Andre the Giant, and many more.Special features include:- Photo feature on the year's biggest feud: Flair vs. Wahoo!- TV Wrestling in 1976- NWA Officers and Board Members- The Mulligan wing of the Gateway Museum- Dusty Rhodes' Chase of the Championships- The Birth of the Masked Superstar- A close look at the United States Championship in 1976- Truckin' Tom Miller..and more!The book features - - Written HistoryEvent Posters from Greensboro30 pages of Newspaper AdsMemorabiliaRosters & Title HistoriesReproductions of all four quarterly issues of Mid-Atlantic Wrestling Magazines from 197550 pages of Match Listings and ResultsSpecial Features, including tournament brackets, exclusive photos, and more.

Yachting

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Rowing News

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Appalachia

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Mid Atlantic Country

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Yachting

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Archery

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The Cornellian

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American Lawn Tennis

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Wrestling Title Histories

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Annual Reports of the National Collegiate Athletic Association

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Competitive Figure Skating

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Includes directory of figure skating organizations and "over 150 photos and diagrams."

Contemporary Theatre Film and Television

Author : Thomas Riggs
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Biographical reference providing information on individuals active in the theatre, film, and television industries. Covers not only performers, directors, writers, and producers, but also behind-the-scenes specialists such as designers, managers, choreographers, technicians, composers, executives, dancers, and critics from the United States, Canada, Great Britain, and the world.

Golf

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New York the Mid Atlantic States

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Golfers Magazine

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