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Are Girl Athletes Masculine? – Strength Magazine – November, 1926

During the last several years the girl athlete has steadily won her way into the hearts of sport fans, and has gradually claimed more and more space in magazines and in the sport pages of our daily newspapers by reason of her ever- increasing popularity. Nevertheless, popular as the feminine athletic devotee has become, many persons hold the opinion that competitive athletics and gymnastics are unsuitable for girls and women.

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