Independent from Long Beach, California on February 1, 1960 · Page 16
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Independent from Long Beach, California · Page 16

Long Beach, California
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Monday, February 1, 1960
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Page B-8--INDEPENDENT "TM ·"''· *""" MOM "' "*· '· "" YOGA KEEPS HER FIT Rep. Bolfon, 74, Does 'a Few Somersaults' Mrs. Eleanor R o o s e v e l t , 'you're about the most energetic and active woman on the public scene." Pressed as to her secret, she told it. At another point in Hie interview, she was asked why she had not supported a proposed constitutional amend- WASH1NGTON (UP1) --It turns out that Rep. Frances P. Bolton (R-Ohio) stays fit at 74 by practicing yoga--"stand on my head and turn somersaults and ii few things like that," she says. "Peace of mind" is a factor too. She made this revelation in an interview and said she has been doing this Hindu type exercise for years. "I r e c o m - m e n d t h e form of physical education that it is," she said. "I think it's the most complete and the most mar- v e 1 o u s 1 y thought-out method of physical education t h a t exists in the world." "Doesn't yoga also entail some spiritual and . . reporter started to ask. £ :': :;: ··[·· "WELL," SHE said, "if you go into that, yes, you can. The word 'yoga'--you don't pro nounce the 'a'--it means 'union.' So it means the union of all t h a t you are, physicallj and mentally and spiritually and then union with the in finite." Webster's unabridged die tionary defines yoga as i Hindu p r a c t i c e involving "controlled b r e a t h i n g anc posture" to gain "control over specific natural forces anc over one's own body, and to REP. BOLTON ;ain occult powers." Webster ilso says you pronounce the ·a." Mrs. Bolton made no reference to occult powers. Nor did she volunteer any infor- nation as to just where and vhen, in a busy and varied career, she became attracted o yoga. The congrcsswoman comes From what is known as the 'silk .stocking" section of Cleveland, Ohio -- hardly lotbed of oriental practices. On the other hand, she i; widely traveled. She has been interested in health and health education "or years. She spent many years in public health nursing, social service and education. She holds degrees from a dozen colleges and universities. In 1940, after the death of icr congressman-la u s b a n d, Mrs. Bolton won a special era nne Hero Dies BEAUFORT, S.C. (/PI--Retired Maj. Gen. Randolph C. Berkeley, the oldest line general in the Marine Corps, died of a heart ailment in a L'.S. naval hospital Sunday. He was 85. Berkeley won the McdiU of Honor as a major command' ing troops in the Battle o! Vera Crux, in 1914. Thirtcei years later he won the Navj Cross and the Dislmguishei Service Medal in Nicaragua Two sons followed the gen eral into the Marine Corps Maj. Gen. Randolph C. Berke Icy Jr. is the commander o the 2nd Marine Divisicn Camp Leji.iene, N.C., and Col James P. Berkeley is attaches to the 2nd Marine Air Wing at Cherry Point, N.C. The general, a native o Staunton, Va., will be buriec with military honors in Arlington National Cemeter; Thursday. HIGHFIDELITY Hearing Aid 8Ji wider f r e q u e n c y range brings in sounds nevur before reproduced through present conventional hcarinn aids. * V a s 1 1 y i m p r o v e d tho hearing of 9 out of 10 we.irorstcb(!tl-i' lest amona people who wear hearing aids. That's all that \* :*.T,iiiri\l lo convince moM anyone u i i h a hiMrint; loss ilut here is tlic cloH-st thing to nornul lic.ii- ing--ncxi lo normal hearing itself. r O * " f s i v 1 - W A I K E I 7 - ! * election and filled out the un- expired part of his terms. The voters have been sending her jack to Capitol Hill ever iince. * * * * DISCUSSION of the exercises came after a reporter at the interview told Mrs. Bolton lie detected a feeling around the capital that, aside from (Advertisement! What Should You Really Weigh? · Don't base your answer on the old age-height-weight tables. 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