“The Iron Man!” They called him… “The Iron Man!” Peary Rader Founder and Publisher of “The Original” Iron Man Magazine! One of the truly great pioneers of modern weight lifting was born in 1909. Peary Rader, strong man, writer, publisher, and founder of the famous Iron Man Magazine gave an open […]Read More!
William A. Pullum “The Wizard Weight-Lifting!” Here’s the story of a young lad born a chronic invalid from birth. William A. Pullum overcame the ravages of pulmonary tuberculosis, meningitis, peritonitis, etc., and through the practice of physical culture, became a world champion weight lifter. He was born in 1887 […]Read More!
“How Mr. Deadlift… picked up 725 3/4 lbs. at 181 lbs. for a World Record!” Developing Physical Strength by Bob Peoples In the early 1970s I had a conversation with Olympic Weight Lifting Champion, Paul Anderson. I asked him who he thought really inspired him early on in his […]Read More!
Have YOU Read the famous Bosco HOW-TO-DO-IT Books by… Harry B. Paschall No? Then you haven’t read ANYTHING YET! These books by HARRY PASCHALL are considered the last word in practical, honest, straight-from-the-shoulder inside information on building a powerful, shapely physique. Each book gives how-to-do-it advice, detailed exercise routines, secrets […]Read More!
REG PARK “Mr. Universe” World’s FIRST Bodybuilder to Bench Press 500 lbs! In the late 1960’s I saw a magazine advertising “The Reg Park Barbell Company” in Leeds, England. I fired a letter off to the address requesting information. Up to that time I had read a lot about Reg Park in […]Read More!