BOYAL LIFE-SAVING SOCIETY.
I A ]a£gc life-saving class lias been forme
lat tho Young Men's Christian Association under tho direction of Mr. George H. WU Hams (secretary), assisted by Mr. Edward A Mooney.. Messrs. John C. Wearne, senior, o Casino, nna * L. A. Morris,' of Lismore, ar performing excellent work for the soclet in the northern rivers districts. '
A large number of candidates are beim prepared for examination in the Nowcastli and Hunter River district. These will b. examined during tho present month by Mr
Lieutenant Blair Swannell Is specially In Btructing a good numhor of the Common wealth military forces senior cadets at Rush cutter Bay baths for examination by thi secretary of tho Boclety on the 9th instant
Mr. Norman Rorke, honorary Instructor ol the Bronte Surf Life-saving Club, intendi spending a month's holiday at Norfolk Island and has arranged to teach the islanders thi methods of rescue, release, and resuscitatioi bf the apparently drowned as practised bj the Royal Life-saving Society.
Mr. Arthur B. Parker, one of the oldesl members of the R.L.S. Society, is how locatei at tho Royal Military College, Duntroon. H< has several life-saving classes in hand, ant expects to have the candidates ready foi examination before tho cold weather settles In. Mr. Parker has done splendid work foi the society in South Africa, Queensland, Now Zealand, and various parts of New Souti Wales. . ' "
The following members » were successful at tho recent examinations 6f the Royal Life-
AWAltDS OF MERIT.
Manly Life-saving Soclcty.-rJohn T. Gamble, Frib
II. Schwarz. .
Sydney Ladies' Swimming Club.-Nora M. Rennebry Sydney Swimming Club.-JWilllam. IL Bale, Harolt J. Buhl, Philip A. Chambers, Robert G. Douglas, Charles H. liclshnm, Roscoe, S. Jones, Johns F, M'Carthy, T. J. Leonard M'Cartby.
HONORARY INSTRUCTORS' CERTIFICATES.
Ballina Surf-bathing and Life-saving Club.—John Mobbs, James Cummine, Alexander J. Pothier.
Sydney Swimming Club.—Blair I. Swannell.
Ballina Surf-bathing and L.S. Club.—James Cum- mine, Charles W. Hill, John Mobbs, Alexander J. Pothier.
Police Depot Life-saving Class.—Leonard J. Scott, David H. Steedman,
Lismore Life-saving Club.—John B. Carlton, John C. Dight, Edward D. Jenner, Vesian B. Macdermott, Alexander M. Sullivan, Eugene Sullivan.
Rushcutter Bay Tram Depot L.S. Class.—Thomas
Itandwick uni Coogee Ladies' League S. Club.
Nellie F. Meads.
Sydney Ladies' Swimming Clnb.-Bridgina C. Cloonan, Dorothy N. Lunden, Catherine L. Morris, Ivy West, Lily A. West, Neille R. White.
Sydney Swimming Club.-Sidney T. Brandtmann, Y/illiam Crawford, Douglas Forsythe, Herbert J. Gil- lespie, Reginald Hellings, John B. Malone, John Schwartz, Lewis Solomons.
Young Wallsend L.S. Club,-Joseph Hughes,
Ballina S.B. and L.S. Club.-Clyde Bertram, James Cummine, Geo. Dcadord, Arthur Grant, Gaythorne Hardy, Egbert W. Hare, Charlea W. Hill, James N. Kelly, Norman Lavery, Hector M'Eionon, John Mobbs, Arthur Tress, Arthur H. Tuck.
Little Coogee Life-saving Club.-William Ahearn, Fmscr Brunner, James V. Cunningham, Stanley G. Cunningham, James Fitzpatrick, William llauipson, Arthur M. Hill, Michael J. Hurley, Percy M'Donald, Alexander Morrison, Archibald Smith, Joseph N. WU
Lismore L.S. Club.-John Bede Carlton, John C. Dight, Edward D. Jenner, Vesian B. Macdermott, Alexander M. Sullivan; Eugene Sullivan.
Police Depot Life-saving Class.-Harold G. M'Alister Boiision, Harry Fleming, William M. Hannon, narold A. Horsley, William U. S. Kerr, Thomas N. M'Bae, William Pickup, William F. Walton.
Randwick and Coogee Ladies' League S. Club.-Nellie M. Meads. ",
Rushcuttcr Bay Tram Depot L.S. Olasa.-Hobert GlazchrooU, Thomas B. Nash, George J. Parr, Alan J. Redford, Henry Stunt*.
Sydney Ladles' Swimming Club.-Bridgina C. doonan, Dorothy W. Hill, Katharine F. M'Dou&all, Catherine h. Morris, Ivy 0. West, Lily A West, Nellie
Sydney Swimming Clob.-Sidney T. Brandtmann, Douglas Forsythe, Herbert J. Gillespie, Beginald Hellings, John B. Malone, John Schwartz, Lewis Solomons. _"".T,
Sydney Ladies' Swimming canb.-Katharine F. M'DougaU. _