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VIP - PWTorch Newsletter Back Issue #213 PDF (20 Yrs. Ago): Bill Watts resigns from WCW, Torch columnist Mark Madden explains his role, Mitchell column analyzes departure (2-15-1993)

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We are now posting PWTorch Digital Newsletters for the year 1992 for the first time ever. These issues from 1993 have never been made available since their original printing press run 20 years ago and have never been posted online before.

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This issue #214 cover-dated February 15, 1992 opens with Wade Keller's cover story on the resignation of Bill Watts from WCW... Pgs. 1, 6, 7 features columns by Mark Madden explaining how his actions triggered the events leading to Watts's departure and Bruce Mitchell's column on the circumstances of Watts's departure... Pgs. 2-4 features Torch Newswire updates from the WWF, WCW, SMW, GWF, USWA, and Indy scene including the WWF suing over the Geraldo Rivera show and Ultimate Warrior planning to sue McMahon, plus Flair's final WWF matches... Pg. 5 features Ringside Beat reports on the WWF in Manchester, England with Bret Hart vs. Ric Flair, the WWF in Philadelphia with Tatanka vs. Razor Ramon and Randy Savage vs. Yokozuna on top, and the USWA in Nashville with Jerry Lawler vs. Lex Luger on top... Pg. 8 features a Journalists Roundtable on the departure of Bill Watts including Bruce Mitchell, Carlie Gill, and Chris Zavisa from the Torch, radio hosts John Arezzi and Mike Tenay, and newspaper columnists Mike Mooneyham and Mark Nulty... Pg. 10 features Wade Keller's BBL editorial on WCW's opportunity at SuperBrawl without Bill Watts in charge... Pgs. 11-12 features reader letters on Mark Madden's Andre the Giant tribute and more...

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