Streamline Your Figure

1939 Streamline Your Figure by Sylvia Ulback images from an online auction

Sylvia Ulback (6 April 1881 – 2 March 1975), known as Sylvia of Hollywood, was an early Hollywood fitness guru. Between 1926 and 1932, “Madame Sylvia”, as she was also known, specialized in keeping movie stars camera-ready through stringent massage, diet and exercise.

The endpapers feature this map of Hollywood by Russell Patterson.

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