Body moderne. January-February 1949

San Francisco: Self-published by the author, 1949. Magazine. 68p. including covers, 9x12 inches, illustrated with b&w physique and muscle-builder photos, ads for workout gear, yogurt etc., lightly-worn bodybuilder/yoga magazine in stapled pictorial wraps.

The Baptistes were a husband/wife team of yoga instructors and bodybuilders in San Francisco. Walt passed away in 2007 and Magana continues to teach Belly Dancing in SF. Walt won the Mr. America contest the year of publication. Praised by Meher Baba as "a son of light." Only one holding located in OCLC as of 1/2015.

Cat.No: 192666

Price: $95.00