Your Argus "Lady Carefree" camera accepts all 12 or 20 exposure Size 126 INSTANT LOAD cartridges
except type rated ASA 160. When purcha si ng film specify if COLOR PRINTS, SLIDES, or BLACK AND
WHITE prints are desired. Your camera will produce beautiful pictures with all three.
Open door and install two PX-825 batteries in slots as shown. Replace about once a year with fresll
batteries or every 500 flash exposures, whichever comes first. Clean battery contacts occasionally
with a rough cloth or pencil eraser to maintain electrical contact.
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I . ,. TANT LOAD CARTRIDGE
press DOOR shut. Rotate FILM ADVANCE WHEEL until No. 1 stops automatically (same number may
repeat several times in the FILM WINDOW). Do not remove CARTRIDGE until it is entirely exposed. Type
of film also appears in the FILM WINDOW as a handy re¥ference.
FILM ADVANCE WHEEL will rotate freely when the last picture has been taken. Continue rotating until
all the X's disappear in the FILM WINDOW. Open DOOR and lift out cartridge. Reload for more picture
RELEASE DOWN TO
SNAP PICTURE SUNLICHT PICTURES
The Argus 164L requires no lens settings. Best results are obtained on SUNNY or Hazy BRIGHT days.
Keep sun to your back and subject at least four feet from camera. Sharpest pictures will be obtained
by gripping camera firmly and pressing TRIGGER RELEASE slowly. Compose and shoot.
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Insert a FLASHCUBE into the FLASHCUBE SOCKET, one side forward. Cube rotates automatically each time
you wind the film. Rotate film advance wheel beyond audible click (when cube stops) until a full
stop is reached. Keep sub¥ject 4 to 9 feet from camera for best flash results. Use flash for
snapshots on dull days, in shaded areas, and for indoor pictures.
Q)Snap DOOR shut.
COLOR t.j[GA TIVE f'I L " ¥ P'!l: QC C Z1 ,
KOOA . I;:i1; 12 EXP ¥
COLOR X If ex 126 ,
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(1)Rotate WHEEL pa~t'last expasure uritil " X's disappear. Remove CARTRIDGE. . '
Ya Arps product is lIICOIlditiaully guaratrteed to fullction fur a period of one year from tile
of oricial 1IUIdtIse. II, durilll Ibis period, your product fails to operate fur .,-.Arps 1_¥
porated, will restore it to normal openIlilIg condition at no cllarge. TIlls IUIf1IItee lPPIies to
tile pr0¥duct itself. We regret till! we Ill! _Ie to assume liability fur loss of film 0( fur
This guarantee is valid only fO( the original retail purd1aser and only if tile product is
returned pre¥Plid directly 0( tIIrougb an Arps dealer, to an Argus Service eon.any location, 0( one
of its AutIIor¥iz1Id Senice Slations.lhe date II1II place of O(igiaal pun:hISe must be included,
along witII a descrip¥tion of tile difficulties encotIItered. for tile address of the nearest
senice Iocatian conIJet your ArpsdeaJer 0( write to tile lIIIin office of the Alps Service
...., lJIPIfeat prnduct difficulties are actually a matter of incorrect usage. It is always wise to
aee your Arps dealer befO(e rebnin& the prnduct fur semcing.
ARCUS SlIYICE COIIPANY, a Division of Argus Incorporated IIAIN OmCE: 2090 Lunt Avenue, Elk Grove
Village, III. 60007 IN CANAGA: 826 Oavis Drive East, Newmarket, Ontario
Part No. 21712-6710 litllo in u.s.A.