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Who is the Strongest Man in the World? – Strength Magazine – September, 1925

We have before us a question of great interest to all those who have enlisted their services in the placing of weight-lifting where it truly belongs, at the head of all athletic exercises as a means of body building. This question concerns the selecting of an athlete who should be recognized by the majority of weight-lifting authorities as being ·possessed of the greatest degree of physical strength.

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