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A strong man "take off." He lifts a weight (balloon) which suddenly bursts. After repeated efforts and with terrific display of strength he breaks a match. He lifts a heavy weight (made of cardboard) which, when he bows to acknowledge applause, continues to move aloft. (A long piece of black thread has been attached to it and passed over chandelier or anything else convenient. Someone in the rear pulls thread.) He breaks handcuffs, etc. He then gives a demonstration of chest expansion, using an old football bladder or a balloon, which is pumped up by a lad concealed behind a nearby screen or curtain. A climax is reached when the "chest" explodes.

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