20 Jul 2018

Celebrity Armwrestling Pics (60) - Buster Crabbe vs Johnny Weissmuller

Olympic gold medalist in swimming, an American actor (the only actor to have played Tarzan, Flash Gordon, and Buck Rogers), Clarence Linden Crabbe II, known by his stage name Buster Crabbe armwrestles Johnny Weissmuller, an Austro-Hungarian-born American multiple Olimpic gold medalist (swimming) in the 1920s, an actor, best known for playing Tarzan in films of the 1930s and 1940s. A promo shot for the movie; SWAMP FIRE, directed by William H. Pine, Paramount, 1946.

1948 Tarzan Johnny Weissmuller & Buster Crabbe Flash Gordon Movie Cigarette Card

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"This set contains the earliest card I've seen for the Three Stooges and the East Side Kids. The East Side Kids are on very few movie star cards. The Johnny Weissmuller - Buster Crabbe card is a classic showing the two movie heroes bare chested and arm wrestling."- www.moviecard.com


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/ Tomasz Wisniowski