The original caption for the image read:
Los Angeles: Dots On Exercise. "Exercise that makes perfect men will also make perfect women." So declares Joan Crawford, pretty Metro-Goldwyn Mayer player, who has forsaken calisthenics, dancing and other more polite forms of physical training, for road work, and jumping training, the college student is given. She does 100 yards, in 11 1/1 seconds, a feat that the college man finds difficult, she can do a four foot high jump, and altogether, is as good [an] athlete as a high school boy in training."