- L.D. Lewis worked the Jim Crockett Mid Atlantic promotion in the early 1970s..
- 1972: L.D. Lewis was the first black prelim wrestler to engage in mixed race matches in Atlanta following Bobo Brazil & Bearcat Brown..
- April 7, 1972: L.D. Lewis & Roberto Soto defeated Flash Monroe & Rocket Monroe in a huge upset…
- March 21, 1973: L.D. Lewis defeated Bobby Starr in Miami Beach, Florida..