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PAGE TWO CATALINA DOES HER BIT FOR THE N. V. A. BENEFIT, MAY 1 Thursday evening, May 1st, 1924, at 8 p. m., in the Atwater building, the children from the Shipley School of Dancing are to give a benefit program for the "National Vaudeville Artists." Many will wonder why the "Vaude- ville Artists" need help. But Cata- lina, always ready to help any charita- ble cause, remembers it is the vaude- ville artist who is the first to give his or her services for any needy cause as well as liberal financial assistance. The part the vaudeville artist played in the World War has been recogniz- ed by the authorities in Washington as having been one of the most im- portant factors in helping win the war. They cheerfully gave up their engagements, volunteered their servi- ces, and went across to the other side to entertain the boys--even to the front line trenches, and stayed there Vivian Harris Pupil of the Shlpley Dancing School long after the Armistice was signed,. instilling a good spirit into the soldier. Let us also remember that the actor or actress is the last to ever receive any consideration from the public in the way of benefits. This is your op- portunity to return to them, in a small way, some assistance for all the things they have done and are con- stantly doing for others, by buying tickets for their benefit. The little children of Avalon who are doing their bit by (lancing are: Frances MacKay, Suzanne Montel, "Cupie" Hey, Helen McClure, Vivian Harris, Georgia Cole- man, Margaret May MaeR~e, Lois Harrison, Ruth Edmundson, Mary Hey, Mary Conrad and Margaret Daly. Miss Frances Hewitt, having been a member of the profession, has kindly consented to render several vocal se- lections. By special request, Mrs. Shipley, who is known on the stage as Ruth Bundy, will give a surprise number. Tickets will be on sale at the door. 'SA WONDERFUL LIFE It's great to be an editor, To sit up late at night And scratch your wool And throw the bull, And write and write and write. -~Kablegram. "KEEP ON KEEPING ON" When a traveling companion re- marked to William Wrigley that he could "save money" by cutting down his advertising, Mr. Wrigley re- sponded: "We're making a fine trip on this train. How much progress do you think we should make if they took off the locomotive?" Wednesday Evening, April 30 Anita Stewart with Ralph Lewis in a drama of Broadway's dazzling revelry "SOWING THE WIND" Also "WHEN SUMMER COMES" ---.--ST R AN D~ Thursday Evening, May 1st Neal Hart in "WEST OF THE PECOS" A tornado of punches with prairie schooners and Wyoming frontier for a background. Also Ben Turpin in "ASLEEP AT THE SWITCH" ~,---S T R AN D-.---- Friday Evening, May 2nd "NELL'S BORDER" Another of those thrilling western stories featuring Win. Fairbanks Also Senett Comedy "ONE CYLINDER LOVE" --.----ST RAN D.-~-- Saturday Evening, May 3rd Gloria Swanson and Rudolph Valen- tino in Elinor Glyn's popular novel "BEYOND THE ROCKS" Romance--Luxury--Beautiful gowns. Also "FIGHTING BLOOD" No. 10 ,---..-ST R AN D----.~ Sunday Evening, May 4th Norman Kerry and Mabel Forrest in "THE SATIN GIRL" A beautiful mystery woman who steals priceless jewels while the city sleeps. Also "PAY UP" And INTERNATIONAL NEWS -----ST R AN D~----. Monday Evening, May 5th Ralph Connor's great feud story "THE MAN FOR GLENGARY" With an all-star cast. It's a lumber- jack thriller,,with scenes laid in the Canadian woods. Also Stan Laurel in "BROTHERS UNDER THE CHIN" ---...--STRAND-----. Tuesday Evening, May 6th "DESERT DRIVEN" A rip-snorter of a western picture with a dozen incredibly drama- tic and thrilling climaxes-- featuring Harry Carey. --Atso-- "TAKING ORDERS" And INTERNATIONAL NEWS .--.-.--ST RAN D__ Wednesday Evening, May 7th Katherine MacDonald and Wesley Barry in a startling aeroplane sensation "STRANGER THAN FICTION" --Also--- "THE LOVE NEST" -~~T RANDom- PRICES--Z8, 39 and 50 Cents. Children under 12, in First Section 10e. U~ THE CATALINA __ __ *r HAVE YOU SEEN OUR NEW CU o nte W READY AT 11 OCLOCK ae WITH A g ady 50c Lunche ! FOR or a ln--va'o "-" " " uslness reople [li "- rfa Semce 12:00 TO 2:30 O'CLOCK TEMPTING BAKERY GOODS FINE GROCERIES FRESH MEATS FRUITS AND VEGETABLES ---PROMPT DELIVERIES-- II SEMI-MONTHLY CHARGE ACCOUNTS UPON APPLICATION IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN AVALON REAL ESTATE GET IN TOUCH WITH A. L. LAURANCE WITH SANTA CATALINA ISLAND CO. AVALON. WITH ON" CATALINA SHOULD SUGAR LOAF? CATALINA'S FRESH ORANGE DRINK FOR SALE ON THE SEA FRONT S000 Square Feet-- Double Frontage on Crescent Avenue and Hill Street MAGNIFICENT VIEW OF THE ENTIRE BAY Suitable for Rooming House, Court or Private ResidenCeS' Apply to OWNER. 330 South Vendome Street, Los AngeleS' Phone Dunkirk 2928 ...... 0tl Catalina will give you the rest ofHave you a friend whom Y t your life. Come to Catalina. like to receive a sample copY ~11 Subscribe now--S2 per year. Catalina Islander? Send us the and address.