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by drob357
Sun Aug 09, 2015 9:06 am
Forum: Combat Arts and Sports
Topic: Farmer Burns School of Wrestling
Replies: 4
Views: 6142

Re: Farmer Burns School of Wrestling

Thank you Peter. I've included this feature in our Combat Arts & Sports Library https://davidgentle.com/combat/library/index.html The second installment of Martin Burn's mailorder course will be added shortly.

Kind regards, Diane
by drob357
Sat Aug 08, 2015 5:11 pm
Forum: Combat Arts and Sports
Topic: Farmer Burns School of Wrestling
Replies: 4
Views: 6142

Farmer Burns School of Wrestling

https://davidgentle.com/sandow/burns/farmerb.jpg In his time Farmer Burns wrestled over 6,000 matches in every type of situation from grading camps to circuses and lost only 7. Martin "Farmer" Burns was born on February 15, 1861 in a log cabin in Cedar County, Iowa.  His father was a farmer who die...
by drob357
Thu Aug 06, 2015 2:10 pm
Forum: Combat Arts and Sports
Topic: My First Kung-Fu Teacher, Ezekiel Daniels ( Zeek)
Replies: 2
Views: 4495

My First Kung-Fu Teacher, Ezekiel Daniels ( Zeek)

LATEST INSTALLMENT IN OUR COMBAT ARTS & SPORTS LIBRARY https://davidgentle.com/combat/images/teach.jpg My First Kung-Fu Teacher, Ezekiel Daniels ( Zeek) 'Long and Short Range Royal Burmese Boxing'' Western Australia by Gregory Winder "As soon as I walked in the door and met Zeek for the first time, ...
by drob357
Wed Aug 05, 2015 6:51 pm
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: Question from Facebook Follower
Replies: 8
Views: 9790

Question from Facebook Follower

We received the following post on Facebook. I invited the gentleman to join our Forum. In the meantime if you have any comments concerning his question I would be pleased to share it with him. Thank you. FACEBOOK POST "I am happy to have found your site. I used to box, wrestle & still lift weights a...
by drob357
Sat Aug 01, 2015 5:36 pm
Forum: Combat Arts and Sports
Topic: Boston Strong Boy
Replies: 14
Views: 16973

Boston Strong Boy

New to the Combat Arts and Sports Section! We hope you will enjoy browsing our Library containing reproductions documenting the evolution of Combat Arts and Sports throughout the ages. BOSTON STRONG BOY BY BILL PULLUM, JR. Published in the December 1945 issue of Muscle Power magazine and penned by ...
by drob357
Wed Jul 15, 2015 5:50 pm
Forum: Combat Arts and Sports
Topic: Maurice Robert Ainsworth 1927-2015
Replies: 19
Views: 25417

Maurice Robert Ainsworth 1927-2015

https://davidgentle.com/combat/images/ainsthree.jpg "Train for health and strength and the physique will take care of itself." Certainly seems like it worked for Maurice. Mid 1950s on Darwen Moors. MAURICE ROBERT AINSWORTH 1927 - 2015 'My Mentor, My Friend' https://davidgentle.com/combat/images/ain...
by drob357
Sat Jun 27, 2015 8:11 am
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: URGENT REQUEST - News/ Info on Jimmy Stevens
Replies: 0
Views: 3213

URGENT REQUEST - News/ Info on Jimmy Stevens

Dear Members, WE NEED YOUR HELP PLEASE.... https://davidgentle.com/images/hs.jpg David Gentle is preparing for the British Wrestlers Union and urgently needs information on Jimmy Stevens who won the Junior Mr Britain circa 1950. We would be most grateful for any information you may have on this gent...
by drob357
Sat Jun 27, 2015 7:45 am
Forum: Combat Arts and Sports
Topic: The Science of Wrestling & The Art of Jiu-Jitsu
Replies: 5
Views: 8008

The Science of Wrestling & The Art of Jiu-Jitsu

https://davidgentle.com/images/wrestlers.jpg Free Open Access Library - Explore our Authors Index Today! The Science of Wrestling and The Art of Jiu-Jitsu by Earle E. Liederman "For a number of years I have been directing and guiding thousands of boys and young men in the care of their bodies.  It ...
by drob357
Sat Jun 13, 2015 4:39 pm
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: Popularity of Bobby Pandour
Replies: 2
Views: 3915

Popularity of Bobby Pandour

Hi Everyone, https://davidgentle.com/sandow/pandour/pandour.jpg One of the most frequently visited pages on our website and on our Facebook page pertains to Bobby Pandour. There is little documentary evidence about him other than what our editors were able to gather from various sources over the yea...
by drob357
Tue Jun 09, 2015 3:35 pm
Forum: Combat Arts and Sports
Topic: When East Meets West by Peter Yates
Replies: 4
Views: 6227

When East Meets West by Peter Yates

WHEN EAST MEETS WEST BY PETER YATES https://davidgentle.com/combat/images/mag.jpg Having spent over fifty years in the pursuit of physical, emotional and spiritual vitality I have experienced and practiced various disciplines of both East and West. During this journey which is still continuing I ha...