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Miss Kellermanns Class Is
Now Ready to Enter Water
Do Not Be Discouraged by Your Very JFirst Few
Moments in the Water; Remember to Keep Your
Feet Close to the Surface.
ARTICLE NUMBER NINE
BY ANNETTE KELLERMANN
International Record-Holder and Star
of the Wm. Fox $1,000,000 Film
"A Daughter of the Gods."
Pupils in The Yuma Daily Examiner-Annette
YOU CAN NOW GO IN THE
WATER for your first practice,
In six lessons I have laid down for
you a careful and. accurate course of
instruction. Article No. S, printed
yesterday in The Yuma Daily' Exami
ner was the final "Dry-Land" lesson
I will yager that many of you after
reading yesterday's lesson have not
waited till now to go and put my in
struction into actual practice. Those
of you who already have slipped away
and entered the water to see just how
practical my lessons have been may
have had a little difficulty at first.
Going alone or with one or two close
friends does pot give you the same
degree of confidence that you have
when you go in large parties; a dozen
or a. score of would-be swimmers all
Confidence is always greater in the
individual when you are a member
of a groupe. Do not be discouraged
for a moment because you may have
found it difficult or impossible to
swim with your very first stroke.
When you enter the water today
place your head in just the position I
have taught you and keep it there
SO THAT THE MOUTH IS JUSTi
CLEAR OF THE WATER. Don't
mind a few little splashes. They -will
ooooooooooo o o o
not hurt you. If you cannot stand
the rush of water about the ears wear
a rubber cap. I always do. Then
too, perhops your bathing suit is too
Now I will explain WHY you feel
as if you were sinking, . I told you in
my lesson yesterday that you must
keep your feet UP UP UP! Until
you do this your head is bound to
sink, for the weight of your legs held
at the angle you are holding them"
now, isy dragging you down. So the
higher you hold your legs WITHOUT
LETTING THEM COME OUT OF
THE WATER the sooner you will
overcome the fear of being drawn
DO NOT move, your hands and arms
too quickly. I gather that some of
you will not be able to swim as yet,
because your every movement is
jerkey and not COMBINED.
Try to overcome this jerkiness and
bring the movement of your arms and
legs together so that both motions are
made at the SAME TIME.
Keep the old canvas belt and have
somebody tow you about until you
overcome the overabundance of jerky
movements. . ,
Under no circumstances use a life
belt or other apparatus for floating,
While some are reliable, others are
not, and it would be a very sad thing
for you if after trusting yourself to
one of these to find yourself suddenly
sinking through some defect of the
apparatus. Trust .yourself to the old
canvas belt and the strong hand of
TOMORROW: Special .information
and replies' by xMiss Kellermann to
inquiries made by the pupils of The
Yuma Daily Examiner-Annette Kel
lermann swimming class.
Subscribe to the Examiner.
AMOS A. BETTS
Democratic Candidate for Corporation
He was born and raised on his
father's farm in Missouri.
Twenty years railroad experience as
Telegraph Operator, Station Agent,
City Ticket Agent, Contracting Agent,
Traveling Freight and Passenger
Agent, Chief Clerk in Assistant Gen
eral Freight and Passenger Office.
Other experiences and activities:
Mayor of city. During his term in
office he inaugurated the most conr--plete
municipal mountain water sys
tem in Western Colorado, piping the
water 20 miles and succeeding in hav
ing a special Act of Congress passed
donating to the city the 10,000-acre
watershed-surrounding the source of
supply. Also became thoroughly fa
miliar, by ACTUAL EXPERIENCE,
with the kindred subjects, of GAS,
ELECTRIC & TELEPHONE UTILI
Member of Grammar and High
For a long period half owner of a
general mercantile business.
First Cashier of Bank organized
with capital of $10,000.00, leaving .it at
the end of three years, because, of im
paiced health, with capital and sur
plus of $54,000.00, an increase of
FIVE HUNDRED AND FORTY PER
Democratic Precinct Committee
man. In Arizona
Member of Phoenix Union .High
School board, numerically the largest
institution of learning in the State.
having an enrollment greater than
that of the University and two nor
First President Phoenix Rotary
Club (two terms).
Present Member of Board of Direc
tors of two semi-civic institutions.
Past. Presiding Officer of one and
present officer of two other of the1
leading fraternal societies of the city.
Democratic Precinct Cominittee
Rate Expert for Corporation Com
mission. Was a bona fide resident
and citizen of Yavapai when he ac
cepted the position.
It is a source of gratification to Mr.
Betts and his friends that MERIT
AND QUALIFICATION enable him to
make his campaign without resorting
to undignified and untruthful method.
AMOS A. BETTS
Democratic Candidate for Corporation
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REPUBLICANS LEAD IN
REGISTRATION IN PIMA
j Candidate for
Subject to Republican Primary, Sept. 12, 1916
TUCSON, Sept. 7. At the close of
San registration with figures in from
nearly every precinct, the Republi
cans are leading in the county by 9
votes. The total registration for the
county Ms 5.2S3, while the total Re
publican registration is 2,444, as com
pared with 2,437 Democrats. These
figures were compiled from the rec
ords of the county recorder by fie
Republican county committee.
An inventor has combined a phono
graph and an electric table lamp, the
sound waves being directed against
the shade for distribution.
A preparation of solidified glue,
which can be used instead of rubber
for many purposes, has been invented
by a German scientist.
For polishing shoes, an English in
ventor has patented apparatus in
which a band of cloth is pulled back
and forth by wooden arms long
enough for a person to manipulate
them without stooping?
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