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Dumbbell Lifting
Duncan C. Ross

Duncan C. Ross

Duncan C. Ross was one of the great “All-Around” Athletes of the late 1800’s and early 1900’s. He earned his spot in the Allen And Ginter Sport card series above with a 78 foot throw of a 21 lb. hammer. Ross’ accolades don’t stop there, however, his initial athletic...

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Chuck Ahrens and Bert Elliott

Chuck Ahrens and Bert Elliott

A couple west coast weightlifting legends: Chuck Ahrens (left) and Bert Elliott (right) Ahrens was a man of mysterious strength who could easily press a pair of 165. lb. dumbbells. Elliott was a champion weightlifter who specialized on the bent press. At their feet is...

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Tag:
Dumbbell Lifting
Duncan C. Ross

Duncan C. Ross

Duncan C. Ross was one of the great “All-Around” Athletes of the late 1800’s and early 1900’s. He earned his spot in the Allen And Ginter Sport card series above with a 78 foot throw of a 21 lb. hammer. Ross’ accolades don’t stop there, however, his initial athletic...

read more
Chuck Ahrens and Bert Elliott

Chuck Ahrens and Bert Elliott

A couple west coast weightlifting legends: Chuck Ahrens (left) and Bert Elliott (right) Ahrens was a man of mysterious strength who could easily press a pair of 165. lb. dumbbells. Elliott was a champion weightlifter who specialized on the bent press. At their feet is...

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