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April 30, 1924     The Catalina Islander
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April 30, 1924

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PAGE NINE CATALINA ISLANDER 01CE FROM COLORADO PREACHERS JOIN IN A II. Trinidad, Colorado. TESTIMONY MEETING fl RI I II~ Brothers II |U | |~L Santa Catalina Island: ------April 25th, 1924. r~|lU~[~,narne was given me by some The Catalina Islander: .... ~'} friend of yours that you The lure of Avalon--every year I /ith in position-to ship me by feel it more. Every year I leave with ..... [,e marlen sword fish. This is regret, every year I look forward to S L:~I~ Used for advertising purpose coming again, and so, God willing, I ~]]|]~ey thoght i would only need to plan to step off the boat, Mondayaf- OUl ex. if i would put a card with ternoon, April 13, 1925, for a few days "OR l['~ag as falow, this fish comes in Avalon. "In all the world no place [~Xatalina Island in hopping that like this." ERNEST E. DAY. r~a~rget it i thank you in advencc Whittier, California. |~1" ernain yours truly, Avalon, April 25, 19Z4. --. a[~" And if you canot ship it toEditor of the Islander: | mailt~Oea~e let me hear from you. As a pastor from an inland town, ostofli~:. ~ San Bernardino, I desire to express hot fa~.~r's. Note--We have received the pleasure I have had this week _. i/ ve letter. Does any angler de- with my fellow Congregational pas- Vea*. ~r~ send a specimen of a marlin tors. The change of climate is com- I[(}. to Trinidad, Colorado for plete from our high, dry one. I go ];~]Smg purposes?" The nalne of back to recommend every citizen of |i~'taurant proprietor will be fur- San Bernardino to take his vacation here at Avalon. ,ZINI [TM to any person interested. H.B. MOWBRAY. E ] STOR-M WARNINGS Avalo--n, April 25th, 1924. "The Busiest Corner in Avalon" 6 Cash Registers 1 Cigar Case A3~~~ ~ Editor Catalina Islander : They say that anticipation is better L than reality. That is not so. For as 9 Showcases ~'GI~I,e]~ ',~,.,. ~ IF'- I ~ a "first-timer," I have found all--the beauty of the Island, the fellowship, HEg .. ~'"~ ~"'~' .... "~' " the trickiness of the golf course, and Ir Jal[' With perpendicular line,, Red; 12 Tables above all, the hospitality of the people . --far exceeding any anticipations. rit~. ~quares, Black; other flags, I With sincerest appreciation, E WA D 24 Chairs [NO per year. The Church of the Messiah, Los OF! -- UNUNG-- -- ] Angeles. ' )S Avalon, April 25, 1924. rE~Ar_ll_ C) I The Catalina Islander: Ch S As one of the ministers who has ,i upp0rts greatly enjoyed this annual retreat, I wish to express my great appreciation (}R' [. Light and comfortable to ] to youand the community. It is one of the rarest spots I know. Combin- ing a beauty of mountain and sea 'S I~?L M:ke ;:u forget foot I rarely found. The hospitality of the church and community equals the Very respectfully yours, Crescent Avenue at Sumner [ ISLAND PHARMACY CO. [ Olaf, Califoraia.n- GEORGE L. MARSH. Avalon, Friday, April 25. I~i II Editor of Islander: Catalina Island is so attractive that C 0 MFORTABL~I~ HANU~so~M ) for eleven years in succession I have made the trip over here with the Con. T H E "M A B E L F". .. gregational ministers on Easter Mon- day, to the "Annual Retreat." [ look forward to it and always enjov it ira-The fastest launch in Avalon, and the launch witla a recora lor mensley. The Island is exceedingly BIG FISH. L. MOTT, IBex 1042, Avalon. Booth on Pleasure Pier attractive. Avalon is a village of many ch~trms, and "Chicken John" is not theShould you miss your steamer, or caretocross to San Pedro by launch, let me know. least of them. The I)eople are demo- cratic and generous, the litth: church is ~. place of rest, and the whole re-Phone* 61048 Main 10 treat is a continuous delight. .AS NIO. , IvY H. OVERHOLZER La Jolla, California. FU N ERAL E) I R EE2TOR Avalon, April 25, 1924. 958 South Hill St., Cor. Tenth Editor Catalina Islander: " Lady Attendant Los Angeles, Cal. My first visit to Avalon was made ',.Vatch ~lil:~.l'~ll ' i t:11#-- -- __ in the summer of 1889, and during ....,.a.r.n~, every subsequent year I have once or more enjoyed this charming resort. Twelve years of this period have g? ofAllK'mdsRepal.d claimed the Ministerial outing at Ava- What Is Advertisin ] tt,i I'I. R. WHARTON Ion, inaugurated by the pastor of the 0 | I~~,,,,,.,~._ - church, Rex'. James 3i. Campbell, D. D. About seventy nfinisters assemble Advertising is nothing more or less than salesmanship. By i~~ from Monday to Friday. Gatherings advertising you sell to several hundred people at one time 0 ]~ are held in the church and on the hill- instead of to the single individual. Axlvertising does not top, and a variety of topics bearing on belong to the realm of magic. It is ability to talk of the o~il::p:~nL:l:n The church people of Avalon pro- peal to the reason and desires of the people whose trade is l vide rooms for the clerical visitor~ sought. s with a very generous liberality, and v,| [ Rroldway *'t [|ghth give the picnic excursion. ~tsq How do you advertise ? There are no end of ways in which ~"76S6 Los Angeles, Cal. This hospitality is very much apI,re- you may advertise; there is the bill-board, the circular, the I/t~~ ciated, poster, the window display, the circular letter, the personal The long-time observer notes nmrk- letter, by word of mouth, and the newspaper, the best [~'l II'Ytm, ed improvements on Catalina Island. Hotels, fine housing facilities, ample method of them all. '!I l O.ur lYzW. ants smoothlyt) water supply developing, good roads, ) ,--..d 0o--, j ,, ten. , W,., ,o, ,o:--*, .--,'," ,o ended to at the grounds, fishing, boating, a,reoplane tended to create good will for the product or service adver- service, telephone, radio and wireless-- tised. Your advertising should create good will for your 1[ bAt lter Hotel in fact, all modern accommodations, store throughout your trading .er. and thereby increu. A spirit of thrift and good-will pre- the volume of your business or your annmd turn-over. [ [~a vails, and visitors from all parts of ISLAND the world are made happy, rber Shop Ex-Superintendentchurches,Los Angeles,fCongregational T H E C ATAL ! N A E R IB'fllie Price, Proprietor Write to the Catalina Light Tackle "For Catalina and Catalina s People All the Time ~e, Av#:n, Club, P. O. Box 14, Avalon, California, AVALON, CATALINA ISLAND, CALIFORNIA Ctlitomia for information about sea angling.