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July 9, 1924

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PAGE EIGHT NEW YORK AQUARIUM Start the season right--- Use Ashaway Lines (Co.ti..ed rom 5, eel.ran 2) They have given service a reservoir in Battery Park with and satisfaction for ninety- a capacity of 100,000 gallons of the nine years, salt water, which is obtained twentv- They are used by anglers five miles at sea, supplies the needs of everywhere, the tropical fish. Look for the A complete and modern heating plant Swastika Brand Label. and all electrical tromping plant is in- ASHAWAY LINE and stalled in the building. The iml,rove- ments and equiplilent represent all in- TWINE MFG. CO. vestment of $125,0(XI. '/'here are about Ashaway, R. I, U.S.A. 12,0(}0 known varieties of fish in the ES'I'*~BLISHED 1824 worhl and about 330 species are to be ii ~i wonderful showing of fresh, salt water [ Your tour of California Should Include ii and tropical salt ~xater fish and a~out l 5000 individual fish live in the tanks. Visit ...... ii.. The most popular with the thous- II to !i ii ands of eeo ,le who ,,arn thro gh i[ wonders, is the Sea Ho,'se, which is a lJ --the prehensile tail of a monkey, and 'i " " " i[ themaleof this sp ecie has a food A Scenic Trip Worth While ii,,ouch era kangaroo Next in popularity is the Angel fish, i From the Heart of Los Angeles through il native of the Florida coast, beautiful .[ Beautiful Pasadena and Altadena ii in form and color, the Blue Angel fish, being a special favorite. The Pork fish is another much admired of the YE ALPINE TAVERN tropical species, with a gold and bh, e and Cottages ii:" body with brown lines l,assing through Ihe head The Ho~ fish is also greatly jl Excellent Accomodations at Reasonable Rates ii ~ ~ ' " ad! llre(t. Fhe ~qtlal'lnlll has recently received a s,plendid collection number- !1 Secure Illustrated Folders at Information Bureaus ii ing sixty varieties of salt water fish i {! "from Key \Vest and the neighboring i ii tropical waters. In one of the seven PACIFIC ELECTRIC RAILWAY H ftoor tanks, and in ,he larg-est, which is thirty-seven feet in diameter a sea O. A. SMITH, Passenger Traffic Manager, Los Angeles ii lion captured in California waters, is -tent though far, far away from his For twenty-five years Dr. Charles H. Townsend has been the director ii~ " ~ ~ and guiding spirit of the New York I !: ~~ ~ I ~quarinm He is a recognized au- thority on Ichthyology, the science of fishes, also of oceanographv, science of the sea. lie is a modest scholarly [ i l entlemanfn'arkede ecuti'eability' antt is posted on fish lore as is David ]l , l~ I~D~ ,t~aW',~S l~r~ a [I Star,- ]ordan, of California, whom he holds in highest esteem. The work of ] ..... I the Aquarimn is divided int tw parts' The Pressing that Lasts See B. R. SCOTT the mechanical, at the head of which Will Call and Deliver " Hotel Atwater Bldg. [ is the capable L. L. Mowbrav, and the educational, presided over by Miss I. X[. Mellen, who is also the efficient secretary to Director Townsend. Tarpon, Tuna, Deep Sea or Ocean Reel The Reel That Made the Taking of Large Game Fish a Real Sport FOR SALE BY H. D. MacRAE COMPANY, AVALON, CATALINA ISLAND TUFTS-LYONS COMPANY, LOS ANGELES B. H. DYAS COMPANY, LOS ANGELES ELLERY ARMS COMPANY, SAN FRANCISCO OR ANY OTHER DEALER, OR DIRECT FROM THE MANUFACTURER, Edward veto 92 FULTON STREET, NEW YORK CATALO(IUIr NO. 18 alrNT ON R[QUIrllT. AVALON CHURCHES Catholic Church services: Sunday Masses, 8 and 10 a. m. Sunday even- ing devotions, 7:30 p. m. Week day Mass, 7:30 a" m. Christian Science Society services at their bungalow meeting house, 222 Metropole avenue, Sunday at 11 a. m. Sunday School at 9:30 a. m. Wednes- day evening service at 8 p. m. Congregational Church Services Sunday School, 9:30 a. m.; Worship and Sermon, 10:30 a. m.; Christian Endeavor, 6:00 p. m.; Worship and Sermon, 7:00 p. m.; Mid-week Service 7:00 p. m., Wednesday. Everyone is cordially invited to all services. Avalon Branch of the Los Angeles County Public Library, 201 Metropole avenue, open Monday, Wednesday and Saturday afternoons from 2 to 5; also Wednesday and Saturday evenings from 7 to 9 o'clock. Visitors are al- ways welcome. Subscribe now--S2 per year. THE CATALINA To Suit the Most Taste we have a large the famous: Borleum Pipes at ............ K. B. B. Pipes at ................ i Traub Assorted Briar ...... Assorted Socket Pipes at..' Assorted Briars at .............. Small "Jimie"" Pipe at .... Also a complete line of CIGARETTE HOLDI II ,, LATEST MAGAZIblI ARE HERE THE CATAL I-'I-- 'ISL/'lqi AND THE LOS ANGel" DAILY PAPERS lt];.g EVERY DAY ALL THE -L-L K 01 BEST BRANDS CIGARS g YOUR FAVORY CHEWING OR SM( TOBACCO WIN- E S NEWS STAND Opposite Boos ] Next $. C. I. Co.'s Catalina Steamer Sc Effective May 1, 1924 DALLY SERVICE MORNING BOAT I~v. Los Angeles, 6th & Main Lv. Harbor, Wih-aington ...... Ar. Avalon, Catalina Island.- Lv. Avalon ................................ 6: Ar. L. A. Harbor .................... At. Los Angeles ........................ AFTERNOON BOAT Daily Except SundaY~:~ Lv. Los Angeles ...................... Lv. Los Angeles Harbor ........ At. Avalon .................................. 8 Lv. Avalon ................................ Ar. L. A. Harbor. ..................... 10: Ar. Los Angeles ........ 11: (Wilmington Transportatk reserves right to change s out notice). Through cars from and to Tuesday, Thursday and Park your automobile ire Terminal, Wilmington, foot o Avenue 50 cents per day. Wilminolon Transporlalion