Ethel Hertle

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The 1927 40.9 km Lake George Swimming Marathon program, won by Edward Keating
The start of the 1927 Lake George Marathon Swim photo from the Mirror, Lake George Magazine

Ethel Hertle of New York was an American pool and open water swimmer who won a national championship in her specialty backstroke.

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Courtesy of British Pathé

International Professional Swimmers Association

The International Professional Swimmers Association was an international association organized on 21 September 1927 at the Hotel McAlpin in Manhattan, New York with its headquarters in New York City. The Association planned to issue a monthly publication to authenticate and keep records of a professional swimming events and to foster swimming throughout the world as an international sport.

Its officers included:

Its Board of Governors consisted of:

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