Gym for the Mind ad: "Dumbbells for weak, books for dumb."

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Gym for the Mind ad: "Dumbbells for weak, books for dumb."


David Esser's Gym for the Mind operated at the Topanga Turnout from 1988-1990, then moved to Woodland Hills. It advertised, "Dumbbells for the weakling and books for the dumbbell. A gym, a bookstore, a vegetable garden, and people to think with!" 1942 N. Topanga Canyon Boulevard, Topanga, CA 90290.




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