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....... L~ [,, ~, ~;~l~;,|i ,i;.~ ~,J~ . . ~ ...... ...L..~.,.,.~... .......................... m~--. . ...... I ............................ ~ .~.1. Friday, March 27, 2009 The CATAUNA ISLANDER Page 3 LI ME RESEARCHED BY CHUCK LIDDELL COMPILED BY CHARLES M. KELLY The following information was culled from Catalina 1slander archives in the Catalina lsland Museum: News The animal hospital was forced to find new facilities due to lack of proper permits and com- plaints from tile previous year, as well as having facility les than the square feet required. Plans were considerelt to make a facility in Falls Canyofi. In 1998, the ani- mal hospital rtm by Dr. Matt Wyatt. In 199% it was run by Dr. Tim Overskei. } l,\kll/.,-l-N COVl The Ava n City Council voted to have largest float at the Mole expanded. South California Edison and other volunteer groups put up lights at Machatto Baseball Field. The 10th Annual Rotary Skee- Ball Tournament raised $3,000. Sgt. Bill Webb, retired after nine years at the Los Angeles Sheriffs Department Avalon sta- tion. William Wrigley died (Jan. 21, 1933-March 8, 1999). A memorial service was held in the Casino Theatre on March 29. Six pilings were replaced on the Pleasure Pier. There were 1,532 runners in the marathon, 10K, 5K and chil- dren' S run. Ugllgflll ?A president. The ( Fund, Inc. at Two Harbors. Karla Parsons was hired hospital as a Certified Family Nurse Practitioner. Hospital was $220,000 in the red. Museum display, "Catalina Souvenirs. Past and Present." Fake ad in "Islander": "Telephone psychics wanted." Vehicle city registration: car/ truck, $20; golf carts, $I0. A new "Advice Column" by Veronica and Melisa appeared in "The Sugarloaf' section of the Catalina Islander. Obituaries Nancy Slosson Drum (1935- Feb. 17, 1999). Sophie Tarbuck (March 8, 1937-March 14, 1999). Robert "Bob" Sanders (Sept. 14, 1910-Feb. 14, 1998). Dorothy French Costello (1906-1999). Jarett Antes died Feb. 27, 1999. Announcements Robert Carman married Jodi Smaciarz, Feb. 27, in Two Harbors. Business Advertisement: "Aero- nautical." January/March 1999: tors coming to Catalina by boat, 2,484 (January), 3,140 (March) vessels moored in bay, 621 (January), 785 (March), vessels anchored, 60 (January), 70 (March); avePage temperature, high, 59 degrees (January), 57 degrees (March), low, 47 degrees (January), 46 degrees (March), water, 52 degrees (January and March); rain, .48 inches (January), 2.2 inch- es (March). Cruise Ship count, "Viking Serenade", 3,664, "Holiday", 4,798. visi-Cabinetry", Noel E. Stoll. Advertisement:"CatalinaSoap Company"/"Catalina Homegrown Products"), #5 Empire Landing. Advertisement: "George Dold Insurance Services." Advertisement: "'Island Consulting", 335 Whittley. Advertisement: "My Travel Co.", formally, "Betty's Travel Service." Advertisement: "P. Offield Enterprises." Advertisement: "R & B Transcripts", 326 E. Whittley. Advertisement:"Stacy's Cards And Gifts", 128 "A" Sumner. Advertisement: "Temporary Lifestyle Commodity"/"The Lee Co. Too", 307 Sumner. Advertisement: "The Whale's Tale", 233 Sumner. Beverly Jordan replaced Carl Jordan as manager of the Southern California Bank in Avalon. Real Estate 311 Clemente, $369,000, 87 Sol Vista, $259,000, Bahia Vista, C-56, $325,000,318 "B" Whittley, $339,000, 337 Sumner, $345,000, 216 Marilla, $265,500. Robert Bresler lived at 326 E. Whittley. Hugh and Stacy Carson lived at 203 Descanso. Nancy Slossom Drum lived at 187 Lower Terrace. The family had lived there since 1942. Robert Lee Johnson lived at 129 "A" Vieudelou Ave. Kathy Machado lived at 150 Marilla. Entertainment The 2nd Annual "Beatle Mania Live" and "Sticky Fingers" (tribute to The Rolling Stones) was held in the Casino Ballroom. "Miss Universe", Wendy Fitzwilliam and "Miss USA", Kimberly Ann Pressier, were shooting a film at "Two Harbors", for the "Miss Universe Pageant", May 26, CBS. Zamara Xiomara Zelaya was Miss Catalina. Ol rio The Sophie Tarbuck Scholarship Golf Tournament was held. The Sophie Tarbuck Schol- arship Golf Tournament was held. Paul McElroy and "Buffalo" Bill McDermott were the first inductees in the Catalina Island Sports Hall of Fame. Bob Farrow was president of the Catalina Island Men's Golf Club. For more information on Time Capsule items, feel free to contact Chuck Liddell at liddell@ The following is a summary of rescue boat activity by Baywatch Avalon and Baywatch Isthmus for the week of Wednesday, March 18 to Tuesday, March 24, 2009. Wednesday, March 18 Baywatch Isthmus crew attended lectures and gave an orientation presentation to the class members for the EDAM class being held at the Isthmus Hyperbaric Chamber. Thursday, March 20 12:10 p.m.--Baywatch Avalon responded to an emer- gency medical service call. The crew responded to Avalon Fire Station for a still alarm. There, the crew found a male patient with a medical complaint. The patient was assessed, treated and transported to the local hospital for further evaluation and care. 2:49 p.m.--Baywatch Avalon responded to an emergency medi- cal service call for a patient in a golf cart that had rolled over. The patient was assessed, treated and transported to the local hospital for further evaluation and care. Friday, March 21 3:45 p.m.--Baywatch Isthmus responded with E155 and the Los Angeles Sheriff's Department to Big Fisherman Cove for a report of a fire alarm. Cause found to be food burned on stove. All units cancelled. 8:06 p.m.--Baywatch Isthmus responded to an emergency medi- cal service call call, for report a male injured. The patient was treated and released. Saturday, March 22 12:50 p.m.--Baywatch Isthmus responded to an emer- gency medical service call call, person injured. PT treated and transferred to E155 for transport to local hospital. 1 p.m.--Baywatch Isthmus personnel were rerouted from an [STAT[,IN(. 224 W. Whittley - Duplex 2- 2 BD, 2 BA. Roof Deck with Harbor View. $875,000 226 Clarissa - 3 BD, 3 BA Adorable Home. Newly Remodeled. $1,250,000 309 Cladssa - 3 BD, 1.75 BA Furnished w/Golf Curt. $789,000 Lower 350 Meb'opole 2 8D, 1 BA + Office. Extra Large Patio, 1,840 let. $599,000 322 Sumner - On the Flats! 2 BD, 1 BA Cottage. Furnished! Yoc. Rerdoi Permit. $649,000 3 BR, 2 BA, Mov Conditkm! Vacation Reml Permit. $879,000 353 #2 Sumner - Hice Deck w/V'mws of Hillside! 1 BR, 1BA Condo. Very Low HOA. $475,000 310 Glari,~sa - 3 BD, 2 BA Great Eenlol Income! Deck, Move Right In! $1,259,000 111 Tremoat - 2 BR, 2 BA Condo View of the Hills and Boy. Reduced to $749,000 357 Whittley - 3 BR,2 BA. Ar itedurol Details. Reduced to $1,500,000 VISTA GLENAR CONDOS Construded in 2005. In town. $799,99o to $829,990 103 Maiden Lane - 8 BD, 5 BA, 4000 + h. Decks & Pofios on every level. $5,500,000 2 Cabrillo - 3 BR, 3.5 BA, Most Villas listed are furnished w~ golf cart & Vacation Rental Pemlit Villa 9-55 ~ 1 BD, 1 BA Spacious! Furnished with Golf Carl! Vac. Rental Permit. $499,999 Villa 18-74 ~ 3 BD, 3 BA Spaclotulor View! 2 Stairs! $2,150,000 Villa 10-66 - 3 BD, 3 BA End Unit, No steps, Lease expen- sive3 BD on market! Jg,o00 Villa 2-27 ~ 2 BD, 2 BA, Ocean view, close to pool! Vocation Rental Permit $799,000 villa 1-53 ~ 1 BD, 2 8A Custom Design,Ocean Views! Voc. Ken. Permit! $675,000 Villa 17-80 ~ 2 BD, 2 BA Ocean Viows! Fully Furnished! Vac. Ren. Permil! ~99,000 End Villa - 1 BD. l BA f,~pyolor gf;t;~ PVIIINI~I O~lf Cart! Price Redudionf $44g,000 villa 9-51 ~ 1 BD, 2 BA Furnished w/C-all 2 Privale Decks! $650,000 Villa 2-36 ..1BD, l BA Cltrssic Slyle w/oceon view. REDUCED TO $595,000 Villa 1-57 .-1BD, 1 BA Pono. Views, Turn-key! Golf Cart! Moliveted Seller! $530,000 321 Sumner Lot - 2 street access. Approx. 2,164 sq. ft. $795,000 16 Ganyon Terrace- 2 BO, 2 BA Condo. 2000 sq. h. $1,200,000 240 Descanso - Duplex 3 Bed- room, 3 Bolh. Grenl Rental Income! $929,000 355 Clemente - New Comlrudion. 2 BK, 2.5 BA Condo. Walk to Beach! $699,000 End Unit. Hillside & Ocean View! earlier call to respond to a report o 1 o.i ,,0,, ,..o.-- I Harbor. The vessel was found 1 Cabrillo - 3 BR, 3.5 BA Boiktl0 Suit ( lom Home. forinfo. aground with campers ashore. 3 Levels, Deck, 2 Polius. 191 Lower Terrace- Oceon View! A deckhand swam ashore to Reduced to :,$820,000 FouMolion compleled. $1,095,000 assess people for injuries, none r'mn,nnn reported. The vessel was deemed unsalvageable. The campers opted 2 BR, 2 Bk View of Hills! Views 3,097 sf. +/. $1,295,000 to "shelter in place" for the night as opposed to extraction by boat.3:08 p.m.--Baywatch Isthmus ~ ..... .... ~i0".~ ,,,~ responded to an emergency medi- cal service call for a report of an ill person. The patient was treated and transported with Baywatch Isthmus and E155 to the local hospital.