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" the hips rather drawn back, and the breast advanced, but without constraint; the body straight and inclining forward, so that the weight of it may bear principally on the fore part of the feet; the head to be erect, and the eyes "
Field exercise and evolutions of infantry - Page xxiv
by War office - 1859
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Field Exercise and Evolutions of the Army

Great Britain. Army, Henry Whitelock Torrens - 1824 - 335 pages
...constraint; the body upright, but inclining forward, so that the weight of it may principally bear on the fore part of the feet; the head to be erect, and neither turned to the right nor left. In order to supple the recruit, open his chest, and give freedom...
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Defensive exercises; comprising wrestling, boxing, &c

Donald Walker - 1840
...constraint; the body upright, but inclining forward, so that the weight of it may principally bear on the fore part of the feet; the head to be erect, and the eyes straight to the front. In order to supple the learner, open his chest, and give freedom to the muscles:...
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A New System of Broad and Small Sword Exercise, Comprising the Broad Sword ...

Fencing - 1843 - 119 pages
...constraint; the body upright, but inclining forward, so that the weight of it may principally bear on the fore part of the feet; the head to be erect, and neither turned to the right nor left. OPEN INTERVAL Is taken by each recruit stretching out his right...
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Regulations for the instruction, formations, and movements of the cavalry ...

Army - 1844
...constraint; the body upright, but inclining forward, so that the weight of it may principally bear on the fore part of the feet; the head to be erect, and neither turned to the right nor left. Open Interval, Is taken by each recruit stretching out his right...
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The Exhibition Speaker: Containing Farces, Dialogues, and Tableaux, with ...

P. A. Fitzgerald - Elocution - 1855 - 268 pages
...constraint; the body upright but inclined a little forward, so that the weight of it may principally bear on the fore part of the feet; the head to be erect, and the eyes straight to the front. The arms should not be allowed to swing about like a pendulum; the movement...
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Drill and rifle instruction for volunteer rifle corps

Daniel Lysons (sir.) - 1859
...hanging straight down from the shoulders, palms of the hands flat to the thighs, the body straight, but inclining forward, so that the weight of it may bear...principally on the fore part of the feet, the head erect, but not thrown back, and the eyes looking straight to the front. The above position should be...
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Drill and rifle instruction for volunteer rifle corps

Daniel Lysons (sir.) - 1859
...hanging straight down from the shoulders, palms of the hands flat to the thighs, the body straight, but inclining forward, so that the weight of it may bear...principally on the fore part of the feet, the head erect, but not thrown back, and the eyes looking straight to the front. The above position should be...
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Drill and rifle instruction for volunteer rifle corps

Daniel Lysons (sir.) - 1859
...choulders, pа1тn of the 1шш1n flat to the h"h>. the, body straight, but inclining forward, nо that the weight of it may bear principally on the fore part of the feet, the head erect, but not thrown back, and the eyes looking ntraight to the iront. The above position should be...
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Drill and rifle instruction for volunteer rifle corps

Daniel Lysons (sir.) - 1860
...hanging straight down from the shoulders, palms of the hands flat to the thighs, the body straight, but inclining forward, so that the weight of it may bear...principally on the fore part of the feet, the head erect, but not thrown back, and the eyes looking straight to the front. The above position should be...
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Drill ... for the Corps of rifle volunteers

Daniel Lysons (sir.) - 1860
...hanging straight down from the shoulders, palms of the hands flat to the thighs, the body straight, but inclining forward, so that the weight of it may bear...principally on the fore part of the feet, the head erect, but not thrown back, and the eyes looking straight to the front. The above position should be...
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