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THE CATALINA PAGE TEN ,. "GOSSIIPING EYES" (Continued from page 1, column 3) while the women natives get the breaks while the "Cubs" and "Angels" baseball players are here, the local boys got their innings when these fair Amazons took the men-folks., even I with my premature grey locks, (ahem) was handed a batch of clubs and NEW GOILF BALLS and kidnap- ped into a SIXS.OME late in the aft- ernoon, which included Jake Hannon and Mrs. Buttress, Tom Phillips and Mrs. Bushnell and Mrs. Gray and I. Hannon brags now about winning our event with 89, Phillips with 92 and with Hannon keeping score, my part- ner and I finished right with them-- modesty forbids mention of the score. Hannon had the time of 'his life try- ing to instruct his partner, who has played in many tournaments, and he just a village cut-up, that barber! Phillips and I were gentlemen, and since the ladies didn't hire any caddies for us, we were kind and let them find all the lost balls and carry the bags. Hannon--he is bragging and brag- ging-sinking two long putts, about 14 ft. affairs on the 14th and 15th--I am glad he is not writing.this or you would be even less interested. Tom and I--we contented ourselves with out-driving him continually, and sitting patiently on the greensward awaiting our lady friends, who were valiantly toting our bags. Jake Hannon is indeed Scotch--he used the lady's ball all the time, and once when he put out a nice new one, and I innocently handed him one old egg f haft--by mistake--from the cup and kept his good one--he THOUGHT I meant it, and marked his ball differ- ently the rest of the day. Well... we all finished in a blaze of glory., it was dark, and Benny Ogden held a lantern over the 18th hole so that Hannonberg could putt another good one in to tie my 4. Such a guy---that Hannon. "Phooey to him" says Tom Phillips and I. Johnnie Windle and Bill Greenbaum were resplendent in all their glory, also, as they teed off nicely with top- ped balls, and their fair young dam- sels. Those sheiks ! Nothing but GOLF. Even Daddy Short Legs Oliver Greenbaum feeling chesty, challenged the Old Man From the Mountains (Marilla Ave.) Larry Paper to a sociable game of golf on the miniature course... "loser pays, eh brother Larry?" and he winked confidently at such sterling listeners as Billy Price, Vincent Petrieh and James Macintosh Glendye, the boy Detective . Old Pape just beat Oliver by 15 strokes and Oliver tried to pay the caretaker with perfecto cigars (?) but that worthy said "nay, nay... I've been trimming weeds all week, and they aren't going to trim me." So, folks . . . Golf today. Next Sun- day our battle royal resumes in the Catalina Athletic Association indoor- outdoor baseball league. Come up and watch the Legion keep on top. 3:00 P.M. : O : ----~-- MARY WILLIAMS CLUB The regular meeting of tile Mary Williams Club was held Thursday, April 27. Annual reports from each of the standing committees were read and then election of officers for the coming year, 1933-34, took place, as follows : President, Mrs. R. V. Baker; Vice- President, Mrs. Victor C. Lytle; Sec- retary, Mrs. D. B. Bussey; Treasurer, Airs. Wm. H. Price; Auditor, Mrs. S, E. Carpenter. We feel sure that with this able group the Club will have a very suc- cessful year. The next meeting will be on May llth. Mrs. Mary Zimmer, representa- tive from the White King Soap Co., will tell about that product. For fur- ther entertainment there will be a playlet, "Don't Tell a Soul". This meeting will be held in the Congregational Church at 2 p.m. Do you know that Avalon has one of the finest all-year climates on the Pacific Coast of the United States? SOCIAL AND PERSONAL Dr. Fred J. Perske was an Island visitor Saturday. Earl Hite was among returning Ava- lonites on Friday's steamer. Rev. Jolm B. Toomay left Monday on a business trip to Long Beach. Albert J. Wilkinson visited his mother, Mrs. T. M. Polhamus, last week. Representatives from Pasadena Jun- ior College paid a visit to the Magic Isle Saturday. Sirs. Ralph Tuttle and son were in Avalon on Saturday visiting with Miss AIinnie Joughin. Mrs. Nellie Noble and Mrs. W. D. Burnham were among returning Ava- lonites on Sunday. E. P. SIcMillen of Avalon Dry Goods returned Saturday from a busi- ness trip to .Los Angeles. Mrs. C. E. Procter returned home last week after visiting with her son, Harold Procter of Glendale. E. H. Lewis, manager of the Cata- lina Aviarier, returned Thursday from a business trip to the mainland, Sir. and Mrs. Wm. Crawford are spending a few days with their son- in-law and family in South Pasadena. Mr. and Mrs. W .H. Chapman of Hill street, were among the Avalon- ites who returned on Sunday's boat. "Mickey Mouse" McCully and Mrs. McCully, formerly of Avalon, now of Long Beach, were among the arrivals on the steamship "Catalina" on Sufl- day. Sirs. Florence L. Harrison, daugh- ter Lois and son Ed, now residents of Long Beach, but formerly of Avalon, are spending some time at their Ava- lon cottage. Mr. and Mrs. O. W. Cole went to Los Angeles Sunday afternoon to let the .surgeon who recently operated upon his 'hand see how well it was getting along. A group of boys from the State School at Whittier came over last week to prepare the camp at Banning Beach for the coming summer outing of the boys from that school. Mrs. F. B. LeVitt returned Monday, after an absence of several days at Burbank and other points. Her son Glen A. LeVitt, accompanied 'her home, but returned to his Hollywood home on Tuesday. The Catalina Social Club will be en- tertained Thursday by Mrs. Carl Car- son and Mrs. Earl Concienne, at the home of Mrs. Carson, 117 Whittley avenue, for 1 o'clock dessert. Please phone 92 if you can be present. Mr. and Mrs. Jack T. Ryan left for the mainland last Sunday, having giv- en up his position as steward at the Yacht Club . They both made many friends while here, and everyone wishes them the best of success. There will be no meeting of the Sewing Class next Monday, May 8, because the room will be occupied by the American 'Legion Auxiliary. It will meet the following Monday, May 15th. Mr. and Mrs. Jonah Jones Jr., of Long Beach were over for the week- end, aboard their beautiful yacht "Ev- ian". Several guests were aboard, in- cluding Buron Fitts of Los Angeles. During their stay they visited the Tuna Club, Mr. Jones being a mem- ber. The "Evian" left for Long Beach Sunday afternoon. More messages this week from live advertisers. Look them over. P.-T. A. NEWS One of the most interesting P.-T. A. meetings of the year was held last Wedneday afternoon in the school amphitheatre. The meeting was called to order by the president, Mrs. A, S. Buffington; the salute to the flag was led by Mrs. Carl Carson, and was fol- lowed by the P.-T. A. song. The minutes of previous meeting were read and approved. It was moved and seconded to send three delegates to the State Conven- tion at Long Beach, besides the pres- ident. These delegates were appoint- ed by the president as follows: Mrs. Win. Orr, Mrs. Carl Carson and. Mrs. S.E. Carpenter. Mrs. R. V. Baker was appointed as alternate. The association selected the follow- ing to act as the nominating commit- tee: Mrs. Art Stevens, Mrs. Ralph Heywood and Mrs. Donald Bussey. Plans were discussed for the P.-T. A. Card Party, to be held in the club roo:ns of Villa Park on May 2, at 8 o'clock. The meeting was t'hen turned over to Mrs. Mackey, program chairman. Miss Gross presented her Seventh grade students in a very fine pageant of the early history of Catalina, and both she and the students deserve a great deal of credit for this splendid entertainment, Miss Bernstein and Mr. Arnold spoke to the mothers on the value of recreation work, and what is being done for our children in helping them use their leisure time wisely. The meeting was adjourned, and re- freshments were served by the Sev- enth grade girls. Publicity Chairman. -- :O:~ YACHTING NEWS By Skipper The week-end brought a few yachts to the Avalon anchorage even though the weather was threatening, among them being the following hardy sail- ors : Lazard Lippman and guests with his fast aux-sloop "Talayha". Baron Long and guests from San Diego on board his comfortable power yacht "Norab". Frank Daugherty sailed over with his aux-ketch "Vagabond". Mr. and Mrs. Geo. L. Johnson and crew of Sea Scouts arrived from New- port with his aux-schooner "Ocean Waif". George reported that Skip Warren and wife were to cruise over on their yawl "Ahmeek", but they did not show up. Mr. and Mrs. Stewart K. Babcock and friend were visitors at the Yacht Club, sailing across the channel with their aux-schooner "Lady Jo". Mr. and Mrs. Tom Buckingham are still with us, they expect to take their schooner "Marmel" to the mainland in a few days, as Tom is to become very busy with his new story at Uni- v'ersal. Jonah Jones and guests were Tuna Club visitors over the week-end, sail- ing over with 'his ketch "Evian". Mike Rapaport and guests arrived on board the schooner "Pegasus", and it was reported that Alike might buy the "Pegasus". Capt. Hugh Angelman and wife ar- rived Monday forenoon for a few days stay. They sailed over on board their snappy little sloop "Deep W'ater", and were we pleased to see them goes without saying. A. R. Martin, A. C. Brode, Miller Crane, Lester G. Baldwin, Harry BuG rum, Jonah Jones Jr., Dr. Earl OtDon- nell and Geo. B. Wilson are registered at the Tuna Club. County Health Officer J. D. Des- mond spent a couple of days in Los Angeles during the week-end, return- ing Monday. "What caused you to beat up that fellow ?" "He insulted my girl." "Why, all he said was that she dances like a zephyr." "Good gravy! I thought he said 'h ei fer'."--Exchange. Our Adlet Column helps. Try it. WOMEN WELL IN ANNUAL (Continued from page 6, headline space on the sport Good work, Betty! To win in one tournmnent is worthy hand. Class B (II to 20 82--Mrs. J. D. Brunton 44-38. 83--Mrs. May Caldwell (Ra 40; Mrs. F. C. Stevens 45-38. 87--Mrs. E. L. Kaw 42; Mrs. R. M. Cottrell 4-I-46; Mrs. Lloyd Carver nia), 44-43. 88--Mrs. B. O. Larsen (Sara 45-43; Mrs. Chuck Ward 47-41; Mrs. V. Park), 45-43; Mrs. L. (Women's National), 45-43. 89--Mrs. R. H. Haft (Brew 42; Mrs. E. Hazard 46-43; Mrs. R. A. (Brentwood), 48-41 ; MrS. Shidler (Palos VerdeS), Mrs. Romer Johnson riel), 45-44; Mrs. John 90--Mrs. W. R. Cummings (H~/eienda), 45-44. nia), 47-43; Mrs. D. Q (Brentwood), 46-44; M Currie (Brentwood), Mr. Milice (Victoria), 91--Mrs. Fred Oliver (Potrer 92--Mrs. C. A. Nelson 45; Mrs. Betty Apel 42; Airs. John Chase 47-45; Miss Betty Gabriel), 46-46; Miss zie (San Gabriel), 93--Mrs. V. R. Hughes 52-41; Mrs. E. E. trero, 45-48; Mrs. L. (Victoria), 50-43; Mrs. sign (Brentwood), 45. Page Hubbell ( ows), 45-48. 95--Mrs. C. E. Bollerman 50-45; Mrs. H. ridge), 47-48. B Class Net Mrs. Lloyd Carver 17-70; Mrs. F. C. Stevens 83-11-72; Mrs. Romer Gabriel), 89-17-72; Mrs. (Hacienda), 89-17-72; Mrs. mer (W'omen's National), Cl~a~ C (21 to 30 93--Mrs. J. Wehrmann des), 48-45. 94---Mrs. J. L. Haverner 47-47. 95---Mrs. F. O. Dolson 44. 96---Mrs. J. Pfanstiel (San 51; Mrs. George Canyon), 52-44. 97--Mrs. V. E. Hicks 45; Mrs. Betty 51-46. C Class Net Airs. Betty Crandall (Av 67; Mrs. George Canyon), 96-28-68; Mrs. (San Diego), 96-27-69; M: mann (Palos Verdes), JiirsL.. Haverner ( E. B. Howe (Victoria),. Mrs. F. O. Dolson 71. An article on winners will appear in next week's it did not close until after 'had gone to press. For nature lovers, Catalina 'lahe Isle has varied and A glass bottom boat will At the marvels of the A Catalina trip's the plan To suit the tired business ~a~" Nature painted with a Mas Catalina attractions offer , , lit Catalina by the bright blue Vacation place for you and Vacation on this Isle of D And know what a real Come to Catalina and be