Charles Gaines, George Butler and Charles Roman. Yours in Perfect Manhood, Charles Atlas. Simon and Schuster, 1982

Roadside Amusements. Charles Atlas 10 Steps To A Better Body. Penguin Group, 2005


"New Years Eve: Usual & Unusual. Neither Buckley Nor Barnes Has Any Plans, but Charles Atlas Will Have Party." The New York Times, 1964

"Atlas Still Builds Muscles by Mail"

"Body-Builder Charles Atlas." The Washington Post, December 25 1972

"Charles Atlas, the Body-Builder And Weightlifter, is Dead at 79" New York Times, December 24, 1972

"Charles Atlas, who parlayed muscles into riches, dies at 79." Chicago Tribune, December 25, 1972

"He-Man Charles Atlas, 80, Dies in New York." Los Angeles Times, December 25, 1972

"Who Needs Charles Atlas?" Los Angeles Times, July 26, 1985

"Charles Atlas-62 and still going strong." Health And Strength, November 10, 1955

"Among the "Off-Beat Professions."

"Charles Atlas, at 76, Still Asks a Visitor To Feel His Muscles." The Wall Street Journal, June 30, 1969

"Fireworks Group Is Cited On Pricing, Atlas Chared On Ads." The New York Times, January 28, 1938

"Self-Made Man - And Body." The Readers Digest, September 1942

"Muscles By Mail." The Family Circle. January 20th 1938

"Atlas Shrugged." Brooklyn Bridge, March 21

"But Ladies, I am 76 Years Old." The Sunday Times, 1969

"Charles Atlas- Still Alive and Kicking." Los Angeles Times, May 31, 1970



Charles Atlas's fitness course:

Atlas, Charles. Health and Strength. London. (no date listed... but pre 1950s)