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PAGE FOUR MRS. A. P. NELSON FOR WINTER RATES APARTMENTS ROOMS __ COTTAGES PUBLIC STENOGRAPHER ~ 121 CLARESSA AVE. PHONE 140 MARINE LAUNDRY AGENCY High Quality Laundry Work Dry Cleaning and Pressing PROMPT AND EFFICIENT SERVICE ASSURED Phone 32 P.O. Box 1325 llS CATALINA AVENUE NEw WRIGLEY BLDQ. CATALINA AVE. OH! YOU FISHERMAN "A Regular Place to Eat" GEOI~GE HOFFINGER Bring Your Fish that You Catch and We Will Cook them Tables for Ladies 413 CRESCENT AVENUE THE OCEAN IS OPPOSITE OUR PLACm / Have that Pic. ture framed now Frames made to order. CRESCENT PHOTO SHOP LINCOLN'S FIRST SPEECH ABRAHAM LINCOLN This man whose homely face you look upon, Was one of Nature's masterful, great men; Born with strong arms, that unfought battles won, Direct of speech, and cunning with the pen. Chosen for large designs, he bad the art Of winning with his humor, and he went straight to his mark, which was the human heart; Wise, too, /or what he could not break he bent. Upon his back a more than Atlas-load, The burden of the Commonwealth, was lald; He stooped, and rose up to it, though the road Shot suddenly downward, not a whet dis- mayed. Hold, warriors,_, councillors,., kings[ All now give place To this dead Benefactor of the race[ --Richard Henry Stoddard. LINCOLN AT GETTYSBURG A Classic that will Never Die February 12th being the 117th att- niversary of tile birth of Abrahatu LincolI[, it is befitting that his wo:'ld- famous address at Getty'sburg should be repeated, h has become an Eng- lish classic, and is worthy of careful reading and c,msideration: Four score and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this conti- nent a new nation conceived in liberty and dedicated 1o tile proposition that all meu are created equal. N,,w we are engaged in a great civil Lincoln's first speech is interesting to ns now. Some of his friends thot he wouht be a good candidate for the legislature, and so they had hint plac- ed in nomination. He came from his home to the country ]own where he was to meet his Ollponent. As he came near the place lie passed the house where his antagonist lived. Ire saw froln the roof of the dwelling a thin spire of irwin, and asked : "\Vhat'sthat ?" "Oil," said his friend, "that's a lightning rod," and he explained what it was for. It was the first Mr. Lin- cob! had ever seen, and he thought over it a great deal before his turn came to speak. His opponent was the first to oc- cupy the platform, and he addressed the audience by saying that tie hoped they wouht not throw him over for this unknown, and with when( they were not acquainted, wtto had come up there front the wilderness. Mr. I, incohl then arose and said: "l:riemls, you don't know very much about me. 1 haven't had all the ad- vantages that some of you have had; but, if you did knbw everything abottt me that vt,n might know, you wouhl be sure that there was nothing in my character that made it necessary to put em my house a lightning-rod to save me from the jnst ven~:eance of Almighty G~d." THE CATAt_INA ISL.~.NDER STATE AND COUNTY FAIRS The \Vestern Fail" Association which sets the dates f,,r the principal fairs and carnivals, has announced its 1926 lisl. The Stale Fair at Sacranlento will be held September 4-11, and the war lesting whether that nation or Oregon State l:air, at Salem, Septem- r ~ any nation sv~ conceived and s,~ dedi- ber 27-October 2. The following coun- Catalina llospital/ " tx-. fair dates were set: I cated can long endure. \Ve are met c,u Completely equipped for Medical / ] Surgical and Obstetrical Service. |a great battlefield of that war. We Marina. at N,,vara, Augllst 20-22; I X-Ray and Diagnostic Laboratories] have come to dedicate a portion of Mcrced, at Merce,t .August 25-28; San I Graduate Registered Nurses / that field as a final resting place for Joaqnin, at Stockton. August 24-29; L 207 SUMNER AVE. TELEPHONE SSJ :ll*,se" who here gave their lives that Orangetcmbcr 6-11Cth'ltV'; "Humboldtat Santacoulltv.Ana, SeP-at , that nation nli,-ht live. It is ahoaeth- Ferndale, September 13-18; Stanislaus. "~ erfitting and prol,er that we shouldat Modesto, Septenlber 13-18; Jackson. fPhone 150 Hours: 9:30 to 4:30 at Medford, Ore. September 13-18; d,.~ this. l~tlt iu a larger sense we ca~t Tehama, at Red Bhlffs, September 13_ /(iarrell J (;randall, n n s / dedicale--we ca,, consecrate--we 1S" Ventura, at Ventura, September , , s , can not hallow--this ground. The 15"19: Lassen, at Susanville, Septem- | DENTIST l brave nten livinv and dead who strug- ber 17-19: Lane, at Euaene. Ore., Sep- | Oral Surgery" | gled here have consecrated it far above temher 2(1-2.:,; Glenn, at Orland, Sep- tember 20-25: San Diego, at San Die- J our poor power to add or detract, g~, September 21-25; ~Tulare, at Tu- l Catalina nospita % Tile worht will little note nor 1, rag re- lare, Septenlber 21-25; Madera, at Ma- r Scientific Sulphur VAPOR BATHS" SWEDISH MASSAGE SHAMPOO ANDREW GADD 363 East Whitfley Ave. Residence Phone 157-J or Bathhouse Phone 29 Your Wants Smoothly Attended To at the Atwater Hotel "As Good as the Best, Better Than the Rest" BILLIE PRICE, Proprietor Sumner Avenue, Avalon, CalifSruia / Curios and Souvenirs Look for the Sign of The Big Curio Store H. D. MacRae Co. meinber what ~e say here but it can never forget what they did here. It is for us, the living, rath'er to be dedi- cated here to the unfinished work which they who fought here have thus far so nobly advanced. It is rather for us to be here dedicated to the great task reutaining before us--that from these honored dead we take in- creased devotion to that cause for which they gave the last full measure of devotion--that we here highly re- soke that these dead shall not have (lied iu vain--that this nation uuder God shall have a new birth of free- (hnn--and that governnlent of the peo- ple, by the people, for the people shall not perish from the earth. THE CATALINA ISLANDER WOMEN OF AMERICA I have never studied the art of pay- ing complintents to women, but I nmst say that if all that has been said by orators and poets, since the creation of the world, hi praise of womeu were applied to the women of America, it would not do them justice.--Abrahaln Lincoln. dera, September 23-25; Los Angeles, at Ponlona, September 27-October 2; Shasta, at Anderson, Seluember 30- October 2. Other fairs and festivals' given dates were as follows. California rodeo, Salinas, Jnly 26-31; Santa Rosa roqe carnival, May 8; Cal- ifornia lenlon and avocado show, O- nard. May 5-9; Fresno district fair, Fresno, Sel!tembcr 27-October 2; Cali- fornia oranue and olive fair, Oroville, November 2.t-27: Imperial Valley mid- winter fair, Brawley, December 1-5. THE CATALIN~ ISLANDER LOCAL TIME AND TIDE TABLE Tides are placed in order of occurence. Comparison will show high and low. Light figures a. m., black figures p. m. February 1926 Tide TabIe ~" 10....12:51 7:13 2:20 8:42 2.0 6.8 --I.3 4.6 Th 11 .... I:42 8:01 3:01 9:22 1.6 7.1 --1.5 4.8 F I2.__. 2:31 8:50 3:42 10:01 1.3 7.2 --1.5 5.1 S 13.... 3-21 9:34 4:22 10:41 1.1 7.) --1.2 5.2 Su 14,_., 4:12 10:22 5:02 11:22 1.0 6.5 --0.8 5.3 M l 5____ 5:0711:11 5:42 ........ 1.0 5.8 -~"J,2 Tu 16--..12:04 6:08 12:03 6:25 5.3 I.I 5.0 0.5 V 17...A2:50 7:21 1:05 7:11 5.3 1.2 4.2 1.2 Talk Catalina Island to yourfriends. 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