Sunday, May 12, 2013

Big Time Wrestling fans at the Cobo Arena remember the classic battles between "Bulldog" Don Kent and this man, "Captain" Ed George!! Managed by "Crybaby" George Cannon, the Captain took on greats like The Assassin!
Of course true Professional Wrestling fans still watch I Like To Hurt People in which Captain Ed George gave an up close and personal account of "The Other Side" of Professional Wrestling, his family and personal life!
Today The Captain is Promoting shows on a regular basis in the Jackson and Marshall Michigan areas. The AWWL!
Get your tickets early and stop and say hello to "Captain" Ed George and he will always share memories of the Big Time Wrestling days!
Tell him Classic Professional Wrestling sent you!

Saturday, May 11, 2013

Happy Birthday to a good friend and WWA Manager Great "Handsome" Johnny Starr!!
Johnny managed The Fabulous Ox Baker!!
A WWA Manager great, Johnny managed in the WWA Indianapolis, Hammond, Chicago arenas after "Pretty Boy" Bobby Heenan and Mark Manson.
A natural on the mic and ring prowess that brought in fans wherever he went.
Today Johnny is a Minister in Noblesville Indiana and serves the lord.
Happy Birthday my friend!

Thursday, May 2, 2013

The One and Only Ox Baker!!!!

Two AWA and WWA Mat Greats! "Handsome" Johnny Starr the Mastermind behind one of most powerful Wrestlers to ever enter the squared circle, Ox Baker!
I just spoke to Ox and he assures me he is doing fine, and has a new cooking special and book coming out this year! Ox will be in North Carolina this August and Classic Professional Wrestling will bring you that info as we get into summer.
Stay with CPW and Promoter Bob Brooks for the real news from Golden Era Greats of the Mat!