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23, !939 PAGE FIVE S44 SPORTLAND Wise-Exercise" Avllon, CMifornia Res. Phone $I PHYSICIAN HCH JOHN PERSKE an at I Surgeon, th.- C firovractor SCEI~ r AVENUE s: 10 to 12; 1 tO 5, r 'Y Appointment [ Better T ~U'll FEEL Better ! ..... You'll DO Better! , IF }Hrtin Hall's ~[t;FI STANDARD__ I~&. RED-- rV SUITS OOrne on in %/have a look ~V SUITINGS FOR PI(ING and SUMMER I~0~V AWAITING YOU OUr HOme Town Tailor" Bl~k -- Avalon or at Islander Ol~ce Hospital tuipped for Medical Obstetrical Service gnostic Laboratories istered Nurses Telephone 68 Ty COMMITTEES SECRETARIES ALL OTHERS Port all meetings the day of future meetings ~sday. t or Adlets tesday. the forms, may",be have to be left out, Mexican Journal.. By Eddie Harrison Continued from last week) 12~22~39--Thursday, Morelia, Micho- acan~It is a fin: blue morning, we stroll thru the verdant plaza with its big bandstand and gay fountains. Up the street stands the exquisite Cathe- dral of Morelia-,-its grey stone show- ing admirably in the warm sun. If we are Impressed by the outer aspect oi this imposing temple, we are complete- ly awed by the interior. This is one of the few churches pro- perly and beautifully maintained now in ),lexico. The first house of wor- Enj0y Delicious WRIGLEY'S SPEARMINT GUM Keep Mouth Feeling FreS'h Nil It r llllllllltllllll Bit II 1 IIt~nl Iitl It till Ill I Ill lUll Bill II II II II Illllll1110 u IIIIllllllllllll U IlOllllllllil I lilt I liltIIIIIllllllllllll [llilltl II 111111 II 11 illll Ill lllll U lIII t l II I ltll Dill I I tit [I tillIIlilllllll l il II Illllln[I li I lllllllll Illl llllll lID I Ill tIP" = ' ~,- , .... ,::, ~,d ~ ship f such elegance and magnitude i S P [ i that l have ever visited. Rays of ! bright matinal sunshine flood thru the '--' stained glass windows: rich in designs of rare biblical motif all depicted in i A'DAVATER ARCADE . ~; PHONE : | full, deep colors An atmosphere of i New Mercha.aise Friendly Service ~,' ~Rensonahie Prices | profound spiritual silence tranquilizes the soul. An incense blent of peace `~''''''''~''''''''"~"'''"''"'''~""''"~"~""""""""'""""''""'"'r""""""""""~""""'"""'~"""""'~"""'"'~'''''''~"'''""'"~'''~'~'''''''""~'"' ............................... and meditation permeates the entire ,, , , ';g~,: being. Both are subtly calming to the I ARE V~'~|-I ]~.yp~c+|]~j~.,! a large package fro_~. {'~}e~Binl/md? !1 restless spirit. Even a man ,lot relig- ] xvU lta.rl.lt ll~loltllllJl We will deliver vodr freigfii or bag- [ ious in the ecclesiastical sense of the word, cannot but feel inspired to con- [ gage right from the steamer dock. ~e take c~/e of an~:~:neeessary ! templation and introspection. Unfor,i businesS-with the-freight agent (part of the regtilar ~e~ziCe rendered [ tunately (or perhaps fortunately) I [ without additional cost to our customers) and :deiiv"er:zyour*~hLpment i theCanntmood.pauSeTouringt surrenderin companymyselfsome-t [ direct to vour door without delay and any botfiersome d~tai!;,.: Jtist [ times has its drawbacks .... I call one-t~ven-six and we'll pick up your shipment f0f deliper~ dir/~et [ Felix conducts us about the shadowy [ to yomr door immediately upon its arrival Our home deli, very service ] aisles from one alcove shrine to an- I cost is surpris'ngly low. " ....... [ other. Each is barred by a huge grill I I ~;il;~ifa;))ii~! iLc~ted tanxt" ' " -' " doorNig.ht o~ce.~. C'7"i[t the~o. ISLAND IRANSF[R ]one-seven-s'--176 an especial reason. Each one has a lighted candle which burns steadily be- fore her in the still, hallowed air. In one darkened alcove a row of little flames blaze ruby red. On closer in- spection they are revealed to be burn. ing in tiny cups of colored glass. Be- side the great main altar a circle of flames in green cuplets forms an em- erald halo in the gloom. We gaze for a time in awed silence at the ornate grandeur of the altar-- ostentatiously rich in exquisite halian marble and rococo carvings of wood embellished with a fortune in gold leaf. As we pass the partially opened door of the sacristy, the sweet sound of young voices uplifted in a hymnal chorus falls upon our ears. It awak- ens echoes from tile myriad corners of the gigantic temple. I feel an enchant- ment sifting to the uhimate depths of my being. \Vith unvoiced regret do I step out into the glare of day and con- tinue with the others on our "tour": We take a coche (Angel being busy buying 2 new tires) and proceed to The Mexico-Spain School and Hom'e for Refugees. Here are acconunodat- ed some 500 children ranging fronl 8 to 17 years of age: over half of them boys. Most of the children are from Loyalist families in war-racked Spain; but neai'ly 50 are .Mexican ~wphans. The Spaniards will remain here until the Loyalists regain the conntry. If the Rebels vii~ out, then these Loyal- ist progeny will remain mltil they ma- ture to a wnrking age or else have been a(l~q~ted into Mexican families. The t)~vs aild girls have (tornfitories scparatc(l'by several blocks. However, ;ill eat at the main buihting with its hilve h,41ow . sqnare f/~r a play-yard. The boys may learn ilhn(~st any major trade : mechanics, printing, metal workinR, wo~d w~wking, etc. The girls help with lH'cparation of food, nl,keep of kitchens and dormitory, men(ling of chqhes. Both sexes receive instruction in the arts and are firmed t~, persevere ill ally direction toward which natural talent points. Sanitation ,f dres.~ and habits seems qnhe a minor issue in th'is institution. Nevertheless, all the ii'nna'tes appear adeqnately healthy and ill marvet6tl.~ spirits. Such ragging, rulming, and good-natnred rampaging I have:sehtom seen. A vouthful face vithottt,a-, latlgh or at least a big grin, seems an exCep- tion. So obviously the..sa(t lack of hy- gienic administration has not been no- ticed by the inmates thenlse}ves. Far I II * This Bank's Installment Credit Plan provides yo0 money for emergency or opportunity, repayable in moderate installments. be it from me to decry nlethods which NATIONAL CENTER have enjoyed such success. At the re- quest of an official we write our opin- Los Angeles County is: ions of the institute in a fat ledger First in airplane manufacture: used as a visitors' bopk. I award the First in secondary automobile a.~sem- place an unconditional "AI". bly It is close to noon. We return to First in motion pictur'e j~r'odugtion the hotel and learn that Angel still A leader among:!metropolitar~"'cen- fiddles with the car. So we take a ters ill oil refining v ~:, ,,; : turn down the block and peek into the ancient university where M0relos,-- after whom the city was named---at- tended classes while studying for the priesthood. We find the interior empty of stu- dents. Austere and comfortless appear the classrooms--but admirably snited to complete concent;'ati(m. Olle Of the two small conrtyards isornanwnted with a bronze statue ofHidalgo in presidential attitude. His pedestal is s:lrrounded by a few bored looking shrubs aml plants. The t*ther patio has bc(:n made a basketball (basquet- bc,I in SIKtnish--llhtyed, probably, .in cvery ttlwn in Mexic*0 ct,urt: the ttoor ~,f h(,rribly uneven, worn flagstones, doubtless pl'l)\ill!g rather t(~llgh on the bare Mexican knee. l flwsake tl~e pard and return to the Calhc,tral \\here they will pick me np \,,'hen hood~wd Angel gets thru wrest- ling with tires--if ever! ...... O .... Looking Ahead l.ittle Anth(my wanted a donkey, and he had seen one in a nearby field. '%Vh;tt would happen if l stole the donkey ?" he asked his father. "You ,wouht get six nl~mths in pris- ~,n." replied:father. Anthony ..thought for a while, aud theD said : forget. tofeed" it "'"Yi~tl wouldn't " while 1 wqls awaY, Would ~6iL father?" Second in manufacture 6f tires Fourth in manulacture o[. j~r0iture Fourth in manuJacture bf"w(,inen's clothing . . . . ....... Fifth in printing and .publishiug Sixth in meat packillg O r , "~ , Over five huudred persons attended the Second Annual Institute for Foster Mothers held March 6th at the First Methodist Episcopal Church, 8th and Hope Streets, l,os Angeles, to hear Dr. Herberr Chaulberhtin, Consnltinv I'sy- chiatrist f,w the State l)epartment of Social \elfare, spcak on chi , bcha- vior proble,ms.. The Institute was sponsored by the L,*s Angeles County t 1 ~bat~ n l)epartment. UNITED STATES POSTOFFICE Incoming mail arrives at tile Post ONce at 12:30 P.M., daily except Sun- days, and is distributed at approxi- mately 2:30 P.M. Outgoing mail closes at tile Post ONce at 3:30 P.M., daily except Sunday.s. The Post Office is open daily, except Saturdays Sundays and Holidays, from 8:00 A.M., to 5:00 P.M. Saturday hours are from 12:00 noon to 4:00 P.M. Holiday hours are posted in the Post ONce lobby prior to the Holidays, Herbert A. Wegmann, Acting Pos.tmaster. Put an Adlet to work :-!~,A~ t, for .re, !