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Hollywood Athletic Club Organized

The first vision of the Hollywood Athletic Club came to its founders in 1921, when there was a need for a club in which businessman could meet and lunch as well as develop their minds and bodies through physical exercise. The idea was born when Frank K Galloway and George Moore were lunching at Sam Kress's drugstore. Frank suggested that George start such a club. George called a meeting in the basement of the old library building which was attended by more than 75 Hollywood citizens. As a result, the Hollywood athletic club was formed.

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At this meeting, several men were chosen to act as directors and organizers of the Hollywood Athlecic Club.  These man included...