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Bodybuilder
Strength and Health Magazine: September, 1944

Strength and Health Magazine: September, 1944

Shown here is the cover of the September, 1944 issue of Strength and Health Magazine, featuring Steve Stanko. He had won both the 1944 AAU Mr. America and Junior. Mr. America titles only a few months before. This was not the first time Stanko graced the cover of...

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Jules Bacon, Mr. America 1943

Jules Bacon, Mr. America 1943

Shown above is Jules Bacon, AAU Mr. America winner of 1943. It was said that Bacon had one of the finest physiques of his era Bacon was an integral part of the early history and success of the York Barbell company and could often be found demonstrating exercises in...

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John Garan

John Garan

Yonkers born John Garan began serious physical training after a chance meeting the famous New York City strongman Abe Boshes and from there went on to build one of the most incredible physique of all time. At a height of 5’5″ and bodyweight of only 155 pounds Garan...

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Tag:
Bodybuilder
Strength and Health Magazine: September, 1944

Strength and Health Magazine: September, 1944

Shown here is the cover of the September, 1944 issue of Strength and Health Magazine, featuring Steve Stanko. He had won both the 1944 AAU Mr. America and Junior. Mr. America titles only a few months before. This was not the first time Stanko graced the cover of...

read more
Jules Bacon, Mr. America 1943

Jules Bacon, Mr. America 1943

Shown above is Jules Bacon, AAU Mr. America winner of 1943. It was said that Bacon had one of the finest physiques of his era Bacon was an integral part of the early history and success of the York Barbell company and could often be found demonstrating exercises in...

read more
John Garan

John Garan

Yonkers born John Garan began serious physical training after a chance meeting the famous New York City strongman Abe Boshes and from there went on to build one of the most incredible physique of all time. At a height of 5’5″ and bodyweight of only 155 pounds Garan...

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