Professor Attila’s Athletic Studio

Posted on Sunday, June 30th, 2019 by John Wood
A look at what is probably the first location of Professor’s Attila’s gym (In 1898, he moved to midtown Manhattan). Years later, Sign Klein married Attila’s daughter and inherited much of this equipment with which he opened his own gym. You can read the story of how that came about HERE.

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Attila: The World’s Greatest Physical Culture and Athletic Instructor

Posted on Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015 by John Wood
Here’s a rare and pretty nifty advertisement for Professor Attila’s Studio of Physical Culture from 1903. Not many people have seen this one.
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