Hi Rod, ads for the Yabe school, books and correspondence course kind of set the template for martial arts advertising that reached its peak during the 1970s:lone_wolf_92001
Scientific American (magazine) October 8th, 1904 Ad for Mr. Y.K. Yabe Jiu-Jitsu (Ten-Shin Ryu) School correspondence course. The contact address given is: Thebifrost3216
That snippet about Miss Sanderson is a great find, it's nice to see a reference after the Bartitsu Club era. Thanks for that!rkxyz
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