Photos are from Rip Hawk's
personal collection, given to Andy McDaniel.
Thanks to Andy McDaniel for
sharing these photos.
Other featured in these
photos include Homer O'Dell, Eddie Graham,
Tom Jones, Joe Leduc, Swede Hanson, George
Becker, and boxing champ Joe Louis.
The belt Rip is wearing in
the photo above is the Mid-Atlantic Tag team
title belt, taken during his reign with
partner (and "nephew") Ric Flair.