December 08, 1948 David Chapman was born. David has written several books connected to the iron game, but may be best known among ironheads for his biography on Eugen Sandow.
He is currently at work on a book about Peplum films, or muscles in the movies.
Do you know where that contest was held?
When I lived in Rochester they had a Mr. Western New York contest accompanying the Mr. Rochester; it was an open to anyone, you had to have some connection with the Rochester area to enter Mr. Rochester.
I've heard Buffalo also had a Mr. Western New York contest.