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Charles Atlas
Charles Atlas, PIC Magazine, October 18, 1938

Charles Atlas, PIC Magazine, October 18, 1938

Charles Atlas was enough of a celebrity back in the day that he started appearing in mainstream magazines and not just the back of comic books. Here he is on the cover of the October 19, 1938 issue of PIC magazine along with Laurie Lane and Carmen Miranda. PIC...

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Are You a One-Date Dick?

Are You a One-Date Dick?

Charles Atlas is well-known for using the “The Insult That Made a Man out of Mac” cartoon to make his training course a best seller but he wasn’t the only strongman to use cartoons in his ads. Here’s one that you probably never saw before: “Are You a One-Date Dick?”...

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Tag:
Charles Atlas
Charles Atlas, PIC Magazine, October 18, 1938

Charles Atlas, PIC Magazine, October 18, 1938

Charles Atlas was enough of a celebrity back in the day that he started appearing in mainstream magazines and not just the back of comic books. Here he is on the cover of the October 19, 1938 issue of PIC magazine along with Laurie Lane and Carmen Miranda. PIC...

read more
Are You a One-Date Dick?

Are You a One-Date Dick?

Charles Atlas is well-known for using the “The Insult That Made a Man out of Mac” cartoon to make his training course a best seller but he wasn’t the only strongman to use cartoons in his ads. Here’s one that you probably never saw before: “Are You a One-Date Dick?”...

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