History

E.W. Goodman – Strength Magazine – November, 1917

Some of his lifts were given in the September number. Here are some new records: Dipping on the parallel bars with a 40-pound bar-bell on feet, 25 times. Lying on back, balancing a 285-pound barbell on soles of feet and pushing legs straight 20 times. Lying flat on back with arms outstretched and a 76-pound dumbbell in each hand, curling same 6 times; with 73-pound dumbbell in each hand, 12 times.