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" During the great heats of summer there is no danger in bathing, however warm we may be, in rivers which have been thoroughly warmed by the sun; but to throw one's self into cold spring water when the body has been heated by exercise in the sun, is an... "
The Boy's Treasury of Sports, Pastimes, and Recreations - Page 94
1844 - 464 pages
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Hygia: Or, Essays Moral and Medical on the Causes Affecting the ..., Volume 1

Thomas Beddoes - Medicine, Popular - 1802
...copies are dispersed among the public), I quoted from Dr. FraBklin an authentic instance, in which four young men, who having' worked at harvest in the heat of the day, plunged into a spring of cold water. Two died on the spot, a third the next morning, and the fourth...
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Works of the late Dr. Benjamin Franklin: consisting of memoirs of his early Life

Benjamin Franklin, Henry Stueber - American literature - 1810 - 274 pages
...sun, is an imprudence which rn-iy prove fiual. I once knew an inttance of four young men, -viu, navuig worked at harvest in the heat of the day, with a view of refreshing ihemselves plunged in-- to a spring of cold wateri two died upon the spot, a thud uic next uiurnmg,...
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Cursory Remarks on Contagious Diseases and on Baths: On baths

Michael Lambton Este - 1811 - 60 pages
...warm we may be, in rivers thoroughly warmed by the sun. But to throw oneself into cold spring water, when the body has been heated by exercise in the sun, is an imprudence which may prove fatal. The exercise of swimming is one of the most healthy and agreeable in the world. After having swam for...
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The works of the late Dr. Benjamin Franklin: consisting of his Life, written ...

Benjamin Franklin - Biography & Autobiography - 1815 - 324 pages
...in rivers which have been thoroughly warmed by the sun. But to throw oneself into cold spring water, when the body has been heated by exercise in the sun,...an imprudence which may prove fatal. I once knew an instttnce of four young men, who, having worked at harvest in the heat of the day, with a view of refreshing...
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Annual Register, Volume 35

Edmund Burke - History - 1821
...in tivers which have been thoroughly warmed by the sun. But to throw oneself into cold spring water when the body has been heated by exercise in the sun,...is an imprudence which may prove fatal. I once knew ah instance of four young men, who having worked at harvest in the heat of the day, with a view of...
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Essays and Letters

Benjamin Franklin - 1821
...have been thoroughly warmed by the sun : but to throw one's self into cold spring water, when the hody has been heated by exercise in the sun, is an imprudence which may prove fatal. I once knew an ,nstance of four young men, who, having worked at harvest in the heat of the day, with a view of refreshing...
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The British Prose Writers, Volume 19

British prose literature - 1821
...rivers which have been thoroughly warmed by the sun : but to throw one's self into cold spring water, when the body has been heated by exercise in the sun, is an imprndence which may prove fatal. I once knew an instance of four young men, who, having worked at...
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The Life of the Late Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Written by Himself. Together ...

Benjamin Franklin - Statesmen - 1823 - 300 pages
...rivers which have been thoroughly warmed by the sun. But to throw one's self into cold spring water, when the body has been heated by exercise in the sun,...instance of four young men, who having worked at harvest is the heat of the day, with a review of refreshing themselves plunged into a spring of cold water...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin, Henry Stueber - Statesmen - 1825 - 303 pages
...rivers which have been thoroughly warmed by the sun. But to throw one's self into cold spring water, when the body has been heated by exercise in the sun,...an imprudence which may prove fatal. I once knew an inetance of four young men, who, having worked at harvest in the heat of the day, with a view of refreshing...
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Dublin Hospital. Reports and Communications in Medicine and ..., Volume 4

1827
...perspiration subside. Thus a state of relaxation is induced on swimming, states the following fact : " I once knew an instance of four young men, who having...themselves, plunged into a spring of cold water; two died on the spot, a third the next morning, and the fourth recovered with great difficulty." I have seen,...
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