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MAY 2, 193S AND PERSONAL 1~. MeMillen returned Sun- a visit to the mainland. Mrs. Earl Hite came over the cross-channel steamer. was among the re- at noon Saturday. who had spent several returned to Los An- Jean Gilmore trav- on the steamship Catalina afternoon. of the Catalina Bever- Saturday from a to Los Angeles. Maudlin, connected with has brought his wife Over from Pasadena. 1. Long, St., was an Is- OVer the week-end, shak- his many friends here. was an Island visitor he anticipates going into about the middle pkins, for twenty-five in Los Angeles, has Position at Glenn's Food excursion agent for Transportation Com- an island visitor over the {rs. Charles E. Carver of were among the ar- and stopped at their ~ray arrived from Los noon boat Monday. Was raining in Los Ange- ~arly morning. V. Baker and Mrs. J. H. Avalon residents noon on the Steamer. rs. W. H. Gill, who have ~ng the winter at Eagle Over Saturday to look interests. H. Frost of Pasadena, Spending a few days at avenue home, returned accompanied by her Henry Cosety of Los at last week On Santa Cat- taking in all the sports of the romantic isle. guests at the Hotel Mon- be a stated meeting of Lodge, No. 524, Free at the hall on ae, tomorrow evening, All Master Masons el p. Fox of Pasadena, attendance at the Annual remained over to Toomay on Sunday latter was in Ontario, the fiftieth anniver- Congregational Church was pastor of that years before coming Joseph Arno returned Monterey, where they attend the wedding of ~!her, Salvatore Arno, hie Aiello, on Easter ~ride was a resident of the groom of San Pe- ~.newly married eonple week the bride and guests of Mr. and Mrs. r place of abode on Sum- and are thoroughly eu- Stay on the Magic Isle. W. H. Mead spent end at their Clarissa with a large COnsisting of Elizabeth and Mrs. E. P. Barker, George Hess, Maisie I~aquita Lick, Cecelia Edward Zobelein, M. Lick, H. B. and Sun- brought ~lrs; .and Stewart and Chi the party until April PAGE SEVEN CHIMES RING FOR BRIDE AND GROOM THE ISLANDER ADLETS Islanders who were surprised to hear the strains of Lohengrin's Wedding March burst forth on the carillon Sunday as the boat came in, may now have their curiosity appeased. The chimes were to honor the home-com- ing of Sam Hernandez, a native son of Santa Catalina, and his charming bride, the forn~er Senorita !Othelia Galindo of Los Angeles. The couple were married Saturday morning, April 27, at a nuptial mass in St. Boniface Church, Anaheim. They will make their home at Pebbly Beach. : O : ---------" "ASK THE PROFESSOR" (Written for the Sugar Loaf) Final rehearsals are in progress for this ~program, which is the Avalon High School Operetta. It will be giv- en in three performances in the Can- yon Theatre, as follows: Tuesday, May 7---42:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 8--7:30 p.m. Thu'rsday, May 9--7:30 p.m. The Tuesday matinee is intended especially for school children, but the public will be welcomed. Admission prices for all perform- ances: Adults 35c, children 15c. Tickets for the two night perform- ances are now on sale. No advance sale is being made for the Tuesday performance. Patrons will pay at the entrance. The last operetta presented by the high school was "The Tea House of Sing Lo", a Chinese story, given in 1933. Last year no operetta was pre- sented, but a pageant of Catalina his- tory instead. "Ask the Professor" is a delightful story of college campus llfe. See Sugar Loaf page in this issue for fi~rtlier details. Remember the dates---May 7, 8, 9. -----: o'-- Miss Lucia Page, Rev. and Mrs. Toomay, and Charles West were among home-coming Avalonites Tues- day. David Fleming, v{~e president and manager of the Wilmington Trans- portation Company, was an Island visitor Tuesday. The April showers this week added thirty one-hundredths of an inch to the season's rainfall here--bringing the total up to 15.75 inches. Mrs. George Kuhrts and family sailed for Los Angeles Saturday after- noon, after spending the Easter vaca- tion week at their Eucalyptus avenue residence. George Parrish, manager of Hine's Grocery Store, is among the new sub- scribers to The Catalina Islander; also W. F. Olsen, manager of the Is- land Villa and Villa Park. Miss Agnes Conrad spent her Eas- ter vacation with her parents last week. Several Sisters and students of Ramona Convent, which school she is attending this year, visited her on Thursday. Dwight W. Stephenson, inspector of the local Masonic district, accompan- ied by his wife and daughter, re- turned to Los Angeles last week, after spending seven glorious days on Santa Catalina Island. Mrs. Sutliff of Pasadena, who has been over making some improvements in her Avalon property, on Catalina avenue, returned home Sunday. Mrs. Paxter and Mrs. M. E. Hoover ac- companied her on the steamer trip. W. F. Schubert, of the Islander of- fice force, while on the mainland Sun- day, called on "Chicken John" at the Rest Home near Azusa. He reports that the old gentleman appears quite well, and is anticipating a return to his much loved Santa Catalina .Island. Mrs. and A. B. Cockerill of Wil- mington, Calif., and Mrs. Cockerill's mother, Mrs. S. M. Baldwin of Ne- maha, Nebraska, were recent house guests of Mrs. Ora Chu.rch. Mrs. Cockerill is a well known radio art- ist, many knowing her,as Birdie Bald- win. A careful reading of these Adlets will reveal bargains that otherwise you might miss. RATF_,$--10 cents per line For Rent--Large furnished room, large closet, bath, quiet neighborhood. Mrs. Johnson, Sunshine Terrace. Phone 157-W. 18p. ADkKTII Let Me open your house, will clean it and have dinner on table when you come. Reasonable charge. Mrs. E., Islander. 18 ADLWT$ l.,ost~Two silver Indian bracelets, turquoise setting, in ladies rest-room at steamer pier, Sunday. Reward of- fered. Manya Norment, Hotel St. Catherine. 18p. ADLIRTS Public Stenographer -- Reasonable rates. Phone 167-J or 500. 126 Sum- 9er Ave. CATALINA TOWNSEND CLUB ELECTS NEW OFFICERS The meeting of the Townsend Club at the City Hall Monday evening was the largest in attendance since the club has been meeting there. After the minutes had been read and approved several interesting com- munications from headquarters were read, which indicated that-the fight to secure the adoption of the Town- send Revolving Pension Plan by Con- gress was just getting well under way. A program had been prepared for the evening by Mrs. Taylor, but early evening rain had served to largely disrupt the arrangements. However, Miss Dorothy Lee sang two numbers, "Isle of C~pri", and "The Last Round- up". Mrs. Ta~ylor read an original poem relative to Mothers'. Day. Following the program Mr. Pollok presented his resignation as president of the club, suggesting that ~hey elect a full corps of officers to carry on the future work--a president, yice-presi- dent, secretary and treasurer. The resignation was accepted, with thanks for the work he had done, after which the following new officers were chosen : " President, W. H.'Stone. Vice-President, Chas. H. Smith. Secretary, Miss Blanche Heath--re- elected with a cheer. Treasurer, Mrs. Alice Taylor. Considerable discussion followed rel- ative to finding a suitable place to meet, as it would not b'e convenient to meet in the City Hall during the summer. Upon motion a committee was appointed to see what there was available. Mr. Stone was called to take his place as the presiding officer and said that he would do all he could for the success of the club and the cause for which it is working. Adjournment was then taken to next Monday evening, when it is pro- bable that some more interesting things will take place. Are you in favor of the Townsend Plan? Do you attend the Monday evening meetings? If not, why not ? GIRL SCOUTS The Girl Scouts had a wienle bake April 22, at Pebbly Beach. The Scouts had lots of fun, as well as lots to eat. Mrs. Blanchard, captain, Mrs. W:hite, and Mrs. Davis were chaper- ones.The Scouts that yet had to pass their fire-making tests passed them,and the rest of them played games. A pleasant time was enjoyed. Shirley Pyte, Scribe. Pressure of advertising caused the omission of some regular artit:les this week. Of all the 600,000 species of insects so far discovered, not one feeds on the automobile, though .the horsefly has enough hardihood to do it. Wanted to Buy.---IGood quality used light tackle rod and reel. Must be in first class condition. Address Box C, Islander Office. 18 ADLETi NURSE--Will care for children or elderly person by hr. or wk. C. S. preferred. Box B, Islander Office. 18 ADLIETB Want~l--Board and room for moth- er and four-year-old child, with com- petent care of little girl during day- time. Mother working in Company offices. Address Box 1288. 17. AOLI[T* Apts.---S10.00, 1E00, 16.00, 20.00, 22.50, Cozy Inn, 336 Metropole Ave. 2 ADL[TS For SMe---Mathewson Cottages, 17 units. P. O. Box 1366. AVALON COMMUNITtY CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH Rev. John B. Toorn'ay, Ministen Sunday Services--~hurch S c h o o l, 9:00 a.m.; morning preaching service i0:30 a.m. Sunday's subjects are: 10:30 a.m.--"Seven Angels and Sev- en Golden Candlesticks." 7:00 p.m.--"Life's Returns." Mid-week meeting, Wednesday eve- ning at 7:30. The public is cordially invited to at- tend any or all of these services. "--------- : O : ------- CARD OF THANKS The Ladies of the Aid Society de- sire to thank all who so willingly aided them in any way by donatiolls, service, etc., at the dinner served the visiting Congregational ministers last week, with especial mention of the work done by members of the Ava- conlay Club. Mrs. F. B. LeVitt, PreSident.~ : O : ~'----~ On Tuesday Mr. O. E. Bailey had the pleasure of welcoming some rel, atives and friends from Akron, Ohio. They were his aunt, Miss Ella Hunt, Miss Kate Kennedy, and his daugh, ter, Miss Aldine E. Bailey. They came out via Cuba, the Panama Canal and San Francisco, and will return to Ohio by rail. Miss Bailey will re- main here until August, when she will return home to enter college. "If ye abide in me, and my words abide in you, ask whatsoever ye will, and it shall be done unto you."--John 15:7. CARD OF THANKS The undersigned desires to express his thanks for the various tokens of sympathy, the flowers, etc., tendered by the friends of my late brother, Harry S. Nichols, upon the occasion of his death and burial. Len Nichols, 7714 N. Paulina St. Chicago. ---'~-- : O : ---------- CARD OF THANKS I wish to express my sincere appre- ciation of the matqy kindnesses shown by all the dear friends of my wife, Rose, and myself, during her sickness, and my bereavement. Milton Lee James. II I WHAT DID YOU SEE 'IN AVALON LAST WEEK How sharp are your eyes? How much do you notice? Have you a "nose for news?" Write about the interesting and unusual things you see around Avalon--100 words or less--and send your stories to the Islander. $1.00 will be paid for each story published. IIIII I