Pro-wrestler,The (original) Sheik is very ill and in the hospital. His wife (who accompanied to him in the late 50's/early 60's as The Princess) tells me that many fans have been sending cards/letters, which Sheik really enjoys reading. If you would like to send him a card, which he will read, send to the following address:
The Sheik World Wide Sports Big Time Wrestling P.O. Box 123 Williamston, Michigan 48895
This man has given us many great memories over the last fifty years. Write him and share some with him.
Mark Anthony Ferrante Webmaster The Sheik Shrine www.geocities.com/sheikfan
EDIT: 1wrestling.com is reporting that the Sheik passed on today.
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On the side of the belt, it has the WWF logo and "ULTIMATE WARRIOR" engraved on it. He also claims that it is a ring-worn belt. I don't remember the wrestler's name ever being on the belt like the NWA title had that plaque.