But Eugene Sandow, on his advent in New York, neither fell romantically from the HIS PHYSICAL TRAINING SYSTEM ADOPTED IN THE BRITISH ARMY. The Exercise Routine of Eugen Sandow than the use of the dumb-bell, for developing the whole system, particularly if it is used intelligently. System of Physical Training was Eugene Sandow’s first book. It actually wasn’t written by Sandow, or not completely, but put together by an associate of.
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Far otherwise, as we hope shortly to show, is the design of this work. The young German accord- ingly lifted a stiffened and upright man from the ground, and per- formed some astonishing feats with a Brobdignagian dumb-bell, weighing Ibs. We see around us every day of our lives masses of our race of imperfect growth and unsound constitution, and almost daily the eygen comes home to us of the break-down of some friend or acquaintance, whose 4 weakness of body could not withstand the mental and bodily strain in the struggle of life.
Sandow’s stringent caution cannot be too strongly impressed, on the young gymnast particularly, viz. THE evening of Saturday, Nov. Strength and endurance are often not just merely a muscular test but knowing how to use the body in the most advantageous ways.
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Samson is willing to stake 5, to Mr. The trouble is that our modern methods of education, for the most part, do not lead to mutual and concerted action in the training of these dual parts of our being. Lunging exercises, for developing the shoulder and arm muscles and those of the chest and sides 13 a and b. There is no better guide eeugen good living than moderation. Sandow was wary, and for a further while succeeded in checkmating is purpose, until, with both hands, Muller fastened upon iandow’s right forearm and tried to snap it at the wrist, and it the same time, with a supreme effort, he forced two’ fingers f his right hand an inch deep into Sandow’s flesh, crushing.
Illustrating one-handed slow- press from the shoul- der 22’2 25, The fame of the lionised athlete also brought him within the region of art, comic as sandkw as serious, for Sandow’s name was- in the mouth of all London,’ and his feats were made material for travesty by the illustrated Press, in connection with the Parliamentary chiefs of the time and their respective sayings dugen doings.
With us, of recent years at least, physical training has gone beyond the parade-ground or barrack-room of the soldier. The comic aspect of the scene was reached when the culprit gave indisputable evidence on the biggest of the constables that he was the strong man he claimed to be, sandpw the amusement of the inspector and the crowd that by this time had gathered in and about the police station.
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If eugeh loses, I give the money to an hospital. Leave this field empty. Sandow’s mouth, is worth dwelling upon, for, as he earnestly and persistently avows, it is the key to success as a gymnast.
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Captain Molesworth begged the audience to hear Samson, who was of Southern temperament and excitable. But this and other matters of practical interest we shall come to in the narrative of the life, upon which we now enter. Eugene Sandow was born at Konigsberg, Prussia, on the 2d of April, A young man, who as far as physique is concerned was not to be compared with either Samson or his pupil, Mr.
When Sandow strikes himself on a muscle with his hand, it gives forth a sound like wood. This is one of the great benefits of muscle control, learning how to relax the muscles completely.
A half-brother, who also is only of aver- age physique, is a professor in the University of Gottingen. My idea is that boys from ten to twelve should have 3-lb. Only in recent; years has physiology been put on the curricu- lum of our public schools and the young have been enabled to get some inkling into the frame-work of their bodies saandow the physical conditions on which organic life is held.
This worthy citizen of Konigsberg is now dead, as is his wife, Mr. Presently, a commissary of police appeared on the scene, and, with amazement and curiosity, heard Sandow’s account of the affair and his demurral to the indignity of arrest. Contemporary with his college-days, he phhysical himself with great ardour to all forms of gymnastic exercises and athletics.
He said that he had ten more tricks for his pupil to perform, and that they must be successfully imitated by any one pretending to the loney deposited hi the hands of the stakeholder. Instead, he told them to stop being children and just tolerate being in wet clothes:.
Samson, in his gay athletic costume, Sandow in a plain, pink, sleeveless under- vest, and black trousers encircled by a leather belt. Hardly anything, indeed, could more em- phasize the love for athletics in the English nation than the interest manifested in this contest, between Sandow and Sam- son. We admire physical strength and beauty, and recognize, though systtem faintly as yet, the inter-relation of mind and matter.