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Contestants in a chest-expanding contest in London

Lettering: The world's chest-expanding contest. Numerous competitors competed for the world's chest-expanding title tonight, which became vacant owing to the retirement of Mr Alfred Banks of London. The contest was held at Mack's restaurant, Paternoster Row. Photo shows: one competitor competing in front of a line of other competitors.


Photograph 1929 Physical description 1 photograph : photoprint ; sheet 20.3 x 25.6 cm. Lettering The world's chest-expanding contest. Numerous competitors competed for the world's chest-expanding title tonight, which became vacant owing to the retirement of Mr Alfred Banks of London. The contest was held at Mack's restaurant, Paternoster Row. Photo shows: one competitor competing in front of a line of other competitors. Cite as Wellcome Library no. 812167i Subject name Mack's restaurant. Topic-LCSH Chest. Bodybuilders. Bodybuilding -- Equipment and supplies. Place name London (England) Genre/Technique Photographic prints.