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Reinforcement Effect and Displacement Trend: No Wine in Old Bottles?
Two phenomena concerning displacement--the reinforcement effect and the displacement trend--have been only meagerly investigated with virtually no further published studies of them since they were first reported decades ago. Because there appears to be...
Journal of Parapsychology >> vol 53, 1989

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Gertrude (Trudy) Ederle was born in New York City in 1906. She learned to In 1925, Gertrude Ederle attempted to swim across the English Channel. d.
Gertrude Ederle - Little Book Lane
Scott Foresman Third Grade: America's Champion Swimmer: Gertrude Ederle. Cherry Carl, 2010.
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GERTRUDE EDERLE "QUEEN CF THE. WAVES" STOPS IN SOUTH AMBOY. Welcomed By Mayor Hoffman, Who Presents Basket Of.

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Years Ago
1926: Gertrude Ederle becomes the first woman to swim the English Channel, arriving in Kingsdown, England, from France in 141/2 hours.
Merritt: Looking for grandparents' lives in pages of an old diary
Another described Boston's Gertrude Ederle, besting the previous English Channel swims by five men, by a minute short of two hours, finishing in 14 hours and 30 minutes. On Sept. 23, Gramp went next door to listen to the Gene Tunney vs.
Today In History August 6
In 1926, Gertrude Ederle became the first woman to swim the English Channel, arriving in Kingsdown, England, from France in 141/2 hours.
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In 1926, Gertrude Ederle of New York became the first American to swim the English Channel. In 1940, Italy invaded British Somaliland, starting the Battle of North Africa in World War II.

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Gertrude Caroline Ederle (October 23, 1905 – November 30, 2003) was an American competitive swimmer.
Gertrude Ederle
Ederle, Gertrude Caroline (1906-...) Gertrude Ederle, a famous American swimmer, became the first woman to swim the English Channel.
Sports: Breaking Records, Breaking Barriers | Gertrude Ederle
Goggles, 1926 Artifact Details view larger. Ederle designed these watertight leather and rubber goggles for her Channel swim.
Gertrude Ederle Biography - family, children, parents, school, born
Born Gertrude Caroline Ederle, October 23, 1905, in New York, NY; died November 30, 2003, in Wyckoff, NJ. Record-setting swimmer.
Gertrude Ederle, first woman to swim English Channel; at 98

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