At Loch Treig, on the
28th day of March 1877, Alexander Anthony Cameron was born, and
twenty-two years later the big lad came down to
So to the Patrick gymnasium and the wonderful years. Better and better Cameron developed, and then came the year 1904. Six feet one there was of the giant, and seventeen stone of him, with a 48 chest and an 18-inch biceps. The thighs of the man looked abnormal with their 28 ˝ inches. He got going at his own police sports at the beginning of July, and he put up three records that day – the heavy ball, the heavy hammer, and the 28 lb. weight. Further, he won all the heavy-weight events; and he repeated his performance at Strathallan.
Then, as Scottish
champion, he set off to