Monday, September 29, 2014

Paul Labriola and Harold Adducci Photographed by the Western Photography Guild

The Western Photography Guild took these photographs of Paul Labriola posing solo and with Harold Adducci.

 Already on this blog is a slightly different image of the duo.

Saturday, September 27, 2014

Thomas Hubert Photographed by Arax Studio

In 1949, Arax Studio took this photograph of Thomas Hubert.

Bill Neal and Unknown Model Photographed by the Western Photography Guild

Here's another photograph in the series taken by the Western Photography Guild of Bill Neal battling an unknown model.

Jerry Catron Photographed by David Martin


In the 1950's, David Martin took this photograph of Jerry Catron.

A decade later, Catron was a stuntman and actor in a few Hollywood films and such classic American TV shows as Batman, Bewitched, Land of the Giants, Gomer Pyle, Gunsmoke and Star Trek.

In the color stills available online of him, his eyes are startlingly blue.

He passed away in 1972 before his forty-six birthday.

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Raymond Everlet Photographed by Arax Studio

Arax Studio took this photograph of Raymond Everlet.

Gary Brandenburg

I do not know who took this photograph of Gary Brandenburg.

Hank Evans Photographed by the Athletic Model Guild

The Athletic Model Guild took these photographs of Hank Evans on the grounds of the mansion featured in the Hollywood classic film, Sunset Boulevard.

Already on this blog is a different version of the photograph of Evans reclining on the diving board.



Monday, September 22, 2014

Claude Janvier Photographed by Arax Studio

In 1957, Arax Studio took this photograph of Claude Janvier.

Harry Heflin and Bob Thompson Photographed by Kris Studios

I was pleased to obtain this photograph of Harry Heflin and Bob Thompson taken by Kris Studios.

I just now updated this post on the blog with the correct spelling of Heflin's name.

Walt Needham Photographed by Bruce of Los Angeles

In the 1950's, Bruce of Los Angeles took this photograph of Walt Needham, who led an extraordinary life, as you can read when you jump to this site.

Saturday, September 20, 2014

Gerard Ferket Photographed by Arax Studio

In 1951, Arax Studio took this photograph of Gerard Ferket.

Mike Mangione

I do not know who took this photograph of Mike Mangione early in his bodybuilding career.

Ed Fury

I do not know who took this photograph of Ed Fury early in his modeling career.

The numbers suggest Bruce of Los Angeles.

Thursday, September 18, 2014