History

Photo of Herman Goerner shaking hands with Emil Gassler

Photo of Herman Goerner shaking hands with Emil Gassler with the description: Hermann Gorner (left) is here seen shaking hands with Emil Gassler, who then (1933) was Heavyweight Olympic champion lifter of Saxony. Gorner then weighed 280 pounds. But look at that right forearm — a muscular 15 3/4 inches! No wonder Gorner had perhaps the all-around strongest grip on record, as indicated by the man feats described in this chapter

Photo of Herman Goerner shaking hands with Emil Gassler

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