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[SL CATALINA ISLANDER ' ' PAGE SEVEN ~~ii~iii MA JONGG CLUB I I DAINTY DANCERS Mrs. GeorgH W. Greene entertainedMRS. ARTHUR SUTEMEIER The entertainment given last week the Mah Jongg Club Tuesday after- GOES TO HER LONG REST by the, pupils of Mrs. Ruth Bundy noon of last week. The following Shipleys Schoolof Dancing proved lnembers were present : Mesdames After an illness that lasted only most entertaining, and the amount Clara Laurance, J. N, ()brecht, F.H. four clays, Mrs. Ida. Sutemeier, the secured as a benefit for the National Reed, Charles Patrick, M. B. Dunkle, beloved wife of Constable Arthur Sut- Vaudeville Artists was a substantial i:L ~ W.V. Hiess, D. M. Renton, Robert crueler, passed away at 7 o'clock Mon- one. The programwas as follows: V. Baker, Charles J. Dash, Clarenceday morning. Death was due to in- "Sleepy Time," Frances Mackey, t2 ljr]. L. White, the ice man. is again Bunnelle and guest, Mrs. Jack Jona- ternal hemorrhages. The remains were "Cupie" Hey, Suzanne Montel andalso 0 .0La.vala, getting a line-up on pros- taken to Greenwood Cemetery, San by Margaret May MacRae; 00 ][UVe SUmmer business, lemon. Very dainty refreshments were served, and the surprise of the Diego, where they will be placed in a Piano solo, Moonbeams' (Frimel), ~iss t'Iele--'-n K. Hamblin is enter- afternoon was fortunes found in Chi- private vault. Mrs. Sutemeier was 50 Miss Irene Moricich. ~,~r~g nese cakes. Mrs. Clara Laurance years of age. "Highland Fling," Vivian Harris, CO. . her brother,Ray Hamblin, Georgia Coleman, Mary Conrad, Ruth 0 his made high score. The club will meet In 1901 Mr. and Mrs. Sutemeier Edmundson, Margaret May MacRae, z ~e. Wife, at her Descanso avenueat the home of Mrs. M. B. Dunkle commenced housekeeping at Avalon. Margaret Daly, Mary Hey and Lois ! 11 il~lr a ~ on May 13th. That was in the early clays of Island Harrison. a: nd Mrs. Frank E. Burnham of THE IVIAR-Y WILLIAlVIS CLUB a matter of Catalina history. Early"Fireflies," Mary Hey, Ruth Ed- I ~i ~:~'qe;~spent the week-end in Av- marriages, and the event has becomeVocal solo, Miss Frances Hewitt. in their married life the happy couple mundson, Lois Harrison, Mary Con- ./11~~. hey may later return for the The annual business meeting of the acquired an interest in the Hotel Her- tad, Margaret May MacRae, Mar- ul-'-uer, garet Daly, Vivian Harris and Geor- 2~| Mary Williams Club for the election ~1~-~"~-"" mosa, and several other business loca- gia Coleman. of officers for the following year, was lions on Metropole avenue. $ l~euuau brought a party to Vocal solo, Miss Frances Hewitt. 6 f~t 0_'~ Qn his cruiser, "Skip-Jack, Jr., held on Thursday afternoon of last In 1910 Mr. Sutemeier was unani- "Sailor's Hornpipe," solo, Georgia 0~,,~er to spend the week-end at week. Mrs. Cora E. Greeley was re- mously elected constable for Catalina Coleman. : il '~Iagic Isle" " elected president by a unanimous vote; township, apositionwhich he still "Rose Waltz," solo, Vivian Harris. 00 " " 0 l/~e~rg,e ,,."-27-_ ' Mrs.C. B. Bunnelle, vice-president;holds. "Irish Jig," Lois Harrison, Mary' Mrs.L. C. Goulding,secretary, and Born in Toronto, Canada, Mrs. Sute- Hey, Ruth Edmundson, Margaret Daly ~gllt n. Wilson, Mrs. Wilson and and Mary Conrad. ,, ~ek ers Were in Avalon for the Mrs.E. Ott, treasurer, meier has made several visits to her ~Jli~;,[end, havin arrived via qaeir Mrs. Greeley gave a report on the eastern relatives since taking up her Wooden Sweethearts, Vivian Har- "li/4[',~r .... g " ris and Georgia Coleman. ";I , t,a .Iota." proceedings of the late convention,residence on the Island. "French Baby," solo, Ruth Bundy" ~t ~lr .'~- held at Glendale, to which she was a .,~/~rt,,' atad Mrs. Hal E. Roach and delegate, and said that there was "not "- "" S e >l~t._ P nt the week-end in Catalina one dull moment in all of the three - gt-$ e ' ~atltif, 1 ornmg over on Mr. Roach's days." ;~][ " ~' sruiser, "Gipsy." The next regular meeting of the Ques ~ club will be held on Thursday after- ~ehdets registered at the Tuna Club noon at 2:30, May 8th, all members ~0r A. C. Brode, Hal E. Roach are urged to be present, as it will be l ,'jgr ptL Wilson, J. E. Sullivan, R'. the closing meeting until fall. j#| and Jack Kendall. ~gto d Mrs. Lewellyn Arden EI- n h~ and ,bride came to their Ava- ;~~.~t(l ~t~e last week. Their friends will ~lYl~tusaem domiciled at 335 Euca- ttventle. thPl'a '..Qlem n is making a substan- a t nute" his home at 304 Euca- % ad~ A second story has ~atiorls ue.d, which, together with alter- ~r,Sitle'r~:~ds four rooms to the family 13r. j Avttlot~ 'aQ." Crandall has returned to % th~ ncl has opened dental parlors ? 0at y oud floor of the Strand the" uUflding, on Sumner avenue-- l)r. Ch.,rrns formerly occupied by ~Pnqan. ~hiltlre~nd Mrs. M. J. Cameron and n~,.. returned to their Avalon /~'~ ~st-Saturday, after spending a laM ~r more visiting on the main- t~n' Ot COUrse they were glad to re- -- to Catalina! - 1~ gu- l~rode entertained the follow- ' ~Sts atehiSoAVTlon residence, 117 teh, W. P. Jeffries, W. B. ariel i ~. A. Jefferin, F. H. Harrison -~. z~. Schwarbe. aacin , rthur Norbury, who was the s~,~eaeher at the Casino last as at _was in Avalon Saturday. He MarYlaar~sent engaged at the Hotel to he I- '. Pasadena, and hopes soon uaek on Catalina Island again. 'l'~:a~;) Egan,~-rroprietor of the Egan .Y%rs ,' ,os Angeles, and for fifteen be "~ na6rnb .% er~: er of the Tuna Club, has .%lrte tr~Y~ng a stay at the St. Cath- ,b,!~ge~X~el" ~Ir. Egan has one of the Whit ~edy hits of the ear in filter"-e-Qllars'' which ------. :y :-- :-~ t~s Arv~ Week at his theatre. The taatie ;.~.eles critics were all enthus- ~ tts Praise BLUE BIRDS The Blue Birds held their regular meeting Saturday afternoon. Georgia Coleman was the story-teller, and tbe young ladies enjoyed a very interest- ing tale and it was well told. After the meeting the members, with their leader, Mrs. George W. Greene, took a hike to Buena Vista park, where they played games and gathered wild flowers. Those present were Catherine Brown, Isabell Scott, Juanita Gurasich, Ida Williams, Kathleen Hoover, Irene Hoover, Georgia Coleman, Lois Har- rison, Mary Conrad, Ruth Edmundson, Elsie Ulark, Kathryn Dunkle, Violet Watson and Margaret Daly. CAMP FIRE GIRLS Friday evening the Camp Fire held its regular meeting at the Kindergar- ten rooms, the President, Miss Myrtle Gibson, presiding. A jolly circular letter from Mrs. Belcher was received and caused much merriment, as well as joy, as it said she expected to accept the invitation to the Mothers' Council to be held May 16th. She sent a lovely book, "Camp Fire Girls in Merrie England" for the library shelves. Mrs. Wood, although not present, was appointed Camp Fire Librarian, and we hope to gain books enough to keep her busy. Final plans for the Mothers' Council were worked out, and great enthusi- asm was shown by all members pres- ent. The meeting was acclaimed by all present as the peppiest of the year. Next Friday Miss Elaine Hammond has the meeting in charge, and has some good things up her sleeve for it. Cement foundations have been put in for the neat summer home which George A. Hart is having built at the corner of Catalina avenue and Beacon street. There has been no children. Mrs. Sutemeier was loved by all. Into the lives of many Avalonites she entwined many acts of kindness in a quiet, friendly way. To young people in trouble she was a "mother." Often- times her kindly advice to female pris- oners held in custody has been very mfach appreciated by them, and as ma- tron she was spoken of in a most com- mendable way. Many flowers accompanied the cas- ket as it was carried on board the steamer en route for San Diego. The pallbearers at Avalon were: Carl W. Carson, Harry D. Diffin, J. J. Bates, John McMinn, Ralph M. Heywood, Charles Hammond, Joseph Flannigan, H. E. Heuston and P. E. Mackey. III JUST AWAY By S. Hepburn I cannot say and I will not say, That she is dead, she is just away, With a cheery smile and wave of the hand, She has wandered into an unknown land, And left us dreaming how very fair It needs must be since she lingered there. And you, oh you, who the wildest yearn, For the old-time step and the glad return, Think of her faring on, as dear In the love of there as the love of here, Think of her as the same--I say, She is not dead she is just away. Card of Thanks Editor Catalina Islancler: In behalf of my brother, Arthur Sutemeier and myself, I wish to ex- press our thanks for the many kind- nesses shown us in our bereavement in the loss of wife and sister. We also deeply appreciate the services rendered by your Dr. Baker and his hospital, and take this occasion to congrhtulate the city of Avalon on the acquisition of so needed an insti- tution, and the very capable painstak- ing physician in charge. Very sincerely, (Mrs.) Emma R. Saylor, Managing Director McNabb Hospital, San Diego, Calif. Mr. Robert E. Brown of Los Ange- les was an Island visitor for several days last week. Mr. Brown is an en- thusiastic light tackle angler. Reports have reached here that more than twenty tons of fish were de- stroyed last week at San Pedro har- bor bi:cause the wholesale fishemen re- fused to pay more than one cent per pound for it. Shipley. The little ladies showed the result of careful instruction in a terpsicho- rean way, and the audience was liberal in its expressions of appreciation. Mrs. Shipley asks us to extend her thanks to all who in any way assisted in the prel~aration for and success of the entertainment. The firsi yacht race of the season started from San Pedro Saturday noon for a seventy-six-mile sail around Cat- alina Island. The "Henrietta," Cape. Morgan Adams, was the only one of the four vessels which started that fin- ished the race, arriving at San Pedro at 4:15 p. m. Sunday. The other yachts which started were the "Martha," Captain William Lane; "Aafje," Capt. Millsap, and "Pasqualito," Captain Francis Graves. At Long Beach, Sunday afternoon, "Fellows II" covered a mile in 59 3-8 seconds. A cruise event was won by Tom Mix' "Miss Mixit," which went over the mile course in 3 minutes and 27 seconds. Carpenters are rapidly putting in place the framework of the clubhouse for the Catalina Yacht Club. Subscribe now--,~ per year. THE ISLANDER ADLETS ADLET RATES--Ten cents per line per issue. Minimum charge, 25 cts. For Sal~-Solid oak dinning room extension table, $12. Apply Mrs. West- brook, Island Tea Room. 17p Work Wanted--Almost any kind, by dependable colored woman.240 Tre- mont street. 17p Catalina House and Window Clean- ers--Electric vacuum machines rented Fullerton, Phone 32. - 17tf Wanted--Girl experienced in bind- ery work to fold on piece work. Ap- ply at Catalina Islander office. 16 For Rut--.Furaished flat, four rooms, bath' and kitchen. A nice sun porch. Apply 316 Metropole avenue. 39ff For Sah~--New sailing skiff, com- plete with large, new sail, oars ,and centerboard. Extremely fast in 'the lightest breezes. See Major Lawrence Mott, Avalon Cal., for photographs and price. 14