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PAGE TWO THE CATALINA SUNSHINE PSYCHOLOGY GOING CAMPING THIS SUMMER? (Continued from Page 1, Column 4) In the theory of the why and how of Motivity, the student finds a state- ment that the mechanisms of the res- piratory system (breathing), which in- elude the nose and throat, are possibly "points of contact" used not only for the transmission of voice sounds, but also in the reception of vibrations and other influences that act as stimuli for th~ neurons and the motor centers. To further illustrate this view, attention is directed to the muscular contraction at the throat when the "mind is closed," as in disobedience and re- venge; and in the physical relaxation of the "open mind," when the individ- ual is responding to stimuli that are sincere expressions of obedience and sympathy. SUNSHINE PSYCHOLOGY Quite recently Dr. Curtis W. Miller announced that by a system of "elec- tronic therapy" the blood of two re- lated individuals caused his device to vibrate and that in the tests made with unrelated bloods, the device failed to register. SUNSHINE PSYCHOLOGY The public school teachers of the mainland who have been accused of using the "adhesive tape system" for lalkative children should study emo- tion and breathing. Sealed lips forces the child to breathe through the nose. Nervous, talkative and restless chil- dren require more oxygen if they are to be expected to control their emo- tions. The adhesive tape system is a very crude technique for corrective meast~res. -- :0 :---- Three national honor societies, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi, and the OTder of the Coif, are to hold a com- bined meeting at University Park, Los Angeles, on Friday, June 6th, as an outstanding program event of a one- week Semi-Centennial Celebration of the University of Southern California. "------ "0 :----- Islander telephone is now Avalon 7 Vacationists who are looking for- ward to a camping trip this summer in the mountains of California will find much of interest in the new map- folder entitled "National Forests of California," according to U. S. Forest Service officials. This folder shows all the main roads and highways of the state and lists improved free camp grounds, and scenic and recreation areas. Rules which must be observ*d by national forest visitors are also listed. These include the securing of a camp fire permit, th~ carrying of a shovel and an ax suitable for fire fighting purposes, and no smoking in the forest during the fire season ex- cept in camps, at places of habitation and in special posted areas. ---------- :0 :--- The week of April 27 to May 3 will be observed as National B-tter Homes Week. Preparations have been. ,.,'ping on for months for programs to s:imu- late and encourage the improvem-nt of home conditions These include in many communities the openm:.~ of demonstration homes, planned and built at costs within the reach of fam- ilies of modest income, each complete- Iy furnished in keeping with the cost of the house and the needs of a fam- ily that might occupy it. Hundreds of attractive homes have in this way been built at costs below $5000, thus demonstrating that beauty, comfort and convenience are consistent with .economy. Through lectures, debates and discussions thousands of persons are reached and the effect has been a growing eagerness on the part of Am- erican homemakers to attain the bes:: possible type of home and community life. Better Homes in America main- tains a National Office in Washing- ton, D. C., under the direction of Dr. James Ford. State and local branches are established throughout the coun- try under the direction of men and women who are recognized leaders and are giving their time and energy to this important undertaking. 4r combined at a price formerly asked for a good washer alone. $30.00 to $6(,.00 LESS THAN ANY QUALITY WASHER WITH SIMILAR FEATURES. The famous COMBINATION ND Laundry Unit --on display at-- EAST END OF CRESCENT AVENUE TELEPHONE 61 / "The greatest gesture of American friendship for Mexico since Lind- bergh's good will flight," is the way in which the press of the west coast of Mexico is now referring to the Inter- national Pacific Highway pathfinding expedition of the Automobile Club of Southern California. The five espe- cially equipped cars areover 1,SB0 miles below the border, headed for the Barrancas, the high mountainous coun- try between Tepic and Guadatajara, that will be one of the most difficult sections in the building of the pro- posed intor-centinental road between Fairbanks, Alaska, and Santiago, Chile. Although hard going has been en- countered in various sections of the west coast, some bits of especially good road have been found that form promising links in the.ultimate high- way. ---- :0 :- The Call for the twenty-ninth annu- al convention of the California Federa- tion of Women's Clubs is ready for distribution among more than 70,000 federated clubwomen of the state. The convention will be held at Oakland, May 14-16 and will open for regular sessions, Wednesday, May 14 at 9:45 a.m. and adjourn Friday at 4:30 p.m. Headquarters will be at Hotel Oak- land and convention sessions will be hehld in the convention auditorium of the Woman's City Club. --:o:-- Our "adlet" column, helps. Try tt GOOD ARMS AND (Continued from Page out of the game with and no hope at all of to until woll after the started ! Mayhap the may think of this in at his own misfortunes cease temporarily, at cares and tribulations. you see Jo~ in the generally as if he good night in the isn't always the swe~ of defeat and upsets, excellent. THAT'S By Fred A place of pleasure~ Mem'ri,es in treasure"" At Catalina Island. The waves sing a rip: "In all the world no, That's Catalina Islan~ The things are strange Just for a change, Come to Catalina There's nothing Go ahead and This wonderful If you don't take lander, tell us the Bathing Suits--Beach THE LATEST FROM NEW YORK Have you seen the ia2test thing in ladies bathing suits? find thegn here this week. You must see the latest and three piece pajamas and beach gowns. YOU WILL FIND OUR PRICES RIGHT Catalina PEClALTY sHOP ,, SUMNER & CRESCENT AYI~8 ,, WEARING APPAREL FOR THE FAMILY II - ----------000--- A Seven Tube All Electric RadiO, factured by R.C.A. All new for the or on Easy Payments of $10.00 down per month. This price is complete with tubes and Installed " Nothing else to buy --OOO-- -- EVERYTHINO ON EASY AVALON RADIO ELECTRIC PHONE 18,B