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CAC Honoree Hired by WWE

According to PWInsider, former ROH booker, NWA World Champion, and CAC honoree Adam Pearce has been hired by WWE as a full-time coach and producer. Pearce will be working out of the WWE Performance Center in Orlando.  Pearce has worked as a guest trainer several times in the past but has reportedly just now signed […]

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The Official 2015 CAC Reunion Photo Gallery!

Here is the official 2015 CAC Reunion Photo Gallery!  This images are a great reminder of the time we spent together in Las Vegas celebrating the 50th anniversary of this remarkable organization. The Board of Directors hopes you enjoy the photos, and we’d like to thank each individual who submitted photos for inclusion in this […]

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Much More Than Just a “Convention”

Much More Than Just a “Convention” By Seth D. Witz, a.k.a Fish n Chips Wilson I was sitting in the T.G.I.Friday’s at The Gold Coast Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, meandering over a breakfast of eggs and hash browns, and a bottomless cup of black coffee, when who should walk in but none […]

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Meet the man behind the mask

By RON KANTOWSKI, LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL: It was the final day of the Cauliflower Alley Club convention for old pro wrestlers at the Gold Coast, and “The Destroyer/Doctor X” was running late. That’s just how it is with masked men. With the exception of Batman and the Lone Ranger, they rarely show up on time. […]

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Larry Hennig proves he’s a worthy headliner at CAC banquet

By GREG OLIVER – Producer, SLAM! Wrestling: Like the WWF shows of the 1980s, when the World championship was defended before intermission, so the champ could head to another show, Wednesday’s Cauliflower Alley Club banquet put its top name on mid-show, and there was little doubt that Larry “The Ax” Hennig stole the show. Hennig […]

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Lou Thesz addresses the CAC in 1995

Look back at this classic footage sent in by CAC member Dan Mirade of the great Lou Thesz addressing the CAC at the 1995 reunion. Several years later Mr. Thesz was presented with the 1998 Iron Mike Mazurki Award. (Note – jump ahead to the 4 min mark…he is introduced by none other than Karl […]

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