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MUSCLE BOUND: “It was mostly acrobatics and gymnastics,” said Larry Morris of the antics at Santa Monica’s famous Muscle Beach. Larry was a regular in the ’40s, hitchhiking almost 25 miles from the family home in Burbank to hang around weight lifters such as the legendary Steve Reeves. Muscle Beach closed in 1958 after a 24-year run, but Larry and his younger brother Steve (left) keep the memories alive thanks to a garage full of memorabilia that Steve has amassed.

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