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PAGE TEN LOVELY LADIES ALL FALL IN LOVE WITH CATALINA Thirty .young women newspaper contest winners from Alaska, Oregon and Washington, arrived at Santa Catalina Island oil Tuesday, accom- panied by Mr. and Mrs. Don Eck of the National Editorial Association, the publishers of their own newspapers. The group comprises the third an- nual tour of California sponsored by the Washington Newspaper Publishers Association, headed by J. C. Kaynor, publisher of the Ellensburg Washing- ton Evening Record as chairman of the tour, and Mrs. Kaynor as hostess. Included in the party were Professor W. Kennedy, of the Journalism De- partment of the University of Wash- ington; Mrs. Fred Chitty, wife of the publisher of the Washington O'lymp- fan; Mrs. Earle E. Voorhies, wife of the pubhsher of the Grants Pass Cour- ier, Oregon; Mrs. Noble S.tanton, So- ciety Editor Grants Pass Cou,rier ; Miss Ann Firkins, Society Editor of Daily Olympian, O,lympia, Wash.; gd Carswell, national advertising manager of Dalles, Oregon Chronicle, and Miss Florence Sterling, manager circulation department, Ellensburg Washington Record. In a questionnaire of first choice of places they wanted to see in their California-Mexico tour, two-thirds of the young women listed Santa Cata- lina Island first, San Francisco's Chi- natown second, and Mexico third. Nineteen of the young women an- swered an emphatic "No" to the ques- tion as to whether or not they were interested in the movies, and only seven answered "Yes". Of the thirty contestants the ques- tionnaire showed that ten are blondes, four strawberry blondes and sixteen, brunettes. The average age is 21, av- erage height, five feet, three and a half inches. Twenty are high school graduates and nine have attended col- lege. Seven are stenographers, six have clerical positions, one is a mu- sician, four are in newspaper work and the remainder are still in high school or living at home. The winners included Mary Mitchell and Peggy Marsch of Anchorage, Alaska; Lois Morrisson, Anna E. Fir- kins, Ruth A. Yanger, Clarabell Mc- Guire, Lou Johnson of Olympia, Wash.; Marjorie A. Servis of Monte- sano, Wash.; Merle Crocker, Florence Sterling, Lucille Bolyard, Dorothy Brondt and Mrs. Than Siebenberg of Ellensburg, Wash.; Mildred Carollo of De Elvon, Wash.; Bessie Bannister of Roslyn, Wash.; Minnie Reitmier of Cheney, Wash.; Florence Jensen of Toppenish, Wash.; Katherine Porter of Elma, Wash.; Muriel Hale of Ma- son, Wash.; Dorothy Schafer and F.~- ther Benzel of Ritzville, W'ash.; Clara Avery of Goldendale, Wash.; Marjorie Meek of Hillsboro, Ore.; Charlotte Wehner, Helen Junes of Fairbanks, Alaska; Clara Hansen, Geraldine Bod- ding and Rosa Danner of Juneau, Alaska. Luncheon at the Hotel St. Cather- ine and a trip on the glass-bottom boat were voted the high lights of the entire tour, and more than filled the questionnaire anticipation, according to a unanimous vote of the entire party as they boarded the return steamer. The reflect weather of last week- end drew many yachts to the Catalina Island Yacht Club anchorage, among them being the Berbitta (motor sail- er); Bayadere, C. W'~ Dabney; Cor- sair, A. L. Well; Conquista, Ralph L. Goetz; 'Erma III, H. Brand; Gladia- tor, Louis Vlasnik; Hermit, Jack Staub; Hermana, Allan Crary; Jo- byna R., Chas. H. Tanner; Kajay, J. J. Jakosky; Lucky Star, Steve and Warren Newmark; Lady Luck, How- ard Moore; Miss Ju,ne, Geo. Haber- felde; Malaba VII, D. W. Cady; Max- ine, (cruiser); Marilyn, J. T. Munson; N