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JULY 14, 1938 S~IAL AND PERSONAL ]lien returned Saturday trip to America. was among the route to the continent boat Sunday. Farnsworth of "Farns- north Sunday after- to Los Angeles. and son were 4 passengers on at :30 p.m. Sunday. /3e~enbaugh returned Saturday after spend- in Avalo'n--her native of Glendale, a fre- Catalina lslan.l ago, came over stay. Diego, is report- )otmd marlin city on July 5th, a quarter of h~trd atriek, former .Xxalon re for a iew ,lay'a, re- [a ~fOlliCa hOlll) ,171 reports M;s. P,,t- ark, traveling aud;tor of Ware, "rod of Los .'kngele% "a.'a.~ eek-end, :o spend t at their .Avai n re:d- ~ernor of the 107th International ul Avalon Friday mak- ats /or the Second Dis- Which will be held in 4th and 5th, ac- tit plans. Last year's a very successful af- R-Otarian and social It is probable that the will be equally suc- were held in Los Week for Dr. Joseph ey, aged 97 years. The pleasure of making acquaintance soon after s Angeles in 1884. At esided at the corner of lye streets in that city. of M. M. Bovard, Dr. the second president ~f Southern Califor- the Los Angeles 3n in 1871. His was life. IROSPITAL NOTES has returned to work stay, because of an "Ieath has recovered of a broken ankle and net home in Spokane, who has been a case of ptomaine returned home. a member of the Boy Cherry Valley, feil a cliff and received a was brought to the Briggs, camp physi- attended to and the home on the main- San Francisco is an with a frae- well. ~t~e was a of Hollywood ospital last week. of 320 Descanso ave- rged from the hospital ecovering from an ap- t rnPeratine, .nerformed by M D., who has been has returned to RAYON SiLK WOOL FOUR COMIQUES OPEN AT THE WHITECAP CAFE Five years ago, four boys, Charles Gosnell, Eddie Krushinski, Carl Ger- old and Pete Evans organized a small band combination. They found an engagement it] "Dutch Henry's," one el the largest cafes in Pittsburgh, Pa. They played there four consecutive years. They decided that just "music" wasn't suf- ficient to get them anywhere, so they created some novelties and added sev- ,eral specialties to the programs. The band started "clicking" so they further decided to add some comedy nmnbers and ahnost instantly, the band was a sensation. They worked hard, built several special .gadgets for the com- edy numbers and t'ittsburgh folks were treated to some real entertain- nlent. At the end of their four year engagement, the band did not even have a name, and they decided it was about time, so after much deliberation, they finally titled it "The Four Com- iques." The past year was spent in playing engagements throughout the East The Four Comiques continued to be a riot at every l>erforn]anee. Patrons in ht)tels and night clubs marveled at their speed and versatile ability and howled ,it their COlnCdy nmnbers. Their programs were filled with every kind of music under the sun, from jungle to classical and operas. The Four Comiques will make their first California appearance July 15 at the White Cap Care, Catalina Island and if reports coming from the East are correct, White Cap Cafe patrons are due for something really new and nbvel in the way of entertainment. PAGE THREE Lightweight, superspeed with mirrorlike, scratch- resisting chrome ironing surface---so smooth it glides almost without effort. Imparts a peerless finish. Correct ironing heat for any fabric maintained by the Westinghouse Million-dollar Built-in Watchman Thermostat. Fast heat recovery. Iron in I/~ less time -- with I/~ le~s effort --- with protection for your clothes--no scorching--no pressing down-~ no labored ironing effort. 100 cooler handle ~ hand-fitting grip in easy, sloping position. All-around bevel, tapered toe, steady heel rest. Have a brand-new ironing experience --try this latest achievement of Westinghouse, maker of "The Pioneer Automatic Iron." LINEN SEE YOUR LOCAL DEALER ON THE ISLAND TUNA CLUB NOTES By P. W'est On Saturday last the Tuna Club held its first Saturday evening buffet party. Dan Baker, the genial presi- dent, and his wife, were host and host- ess to a crowd of about fifty. Need- less to say, a perfectly grand time was had by all present, and these most popular gatherings of the members and their families will continue on through the balance of the summer. The ladies were catered to by Mrs. Baker on the ~lub veranda, very ably assisted by several of the men-folk-- mostly batcheiors. The men were in the capable hands of Mr. Baker him- self, and he was sure a busy man, be- ing in charge of the Club's famous Bait Box. Needless to say, no mere- " ber can ever hope to become President of this august body unless he really knows his bait. And in this particular ease, Mr. Baker's report card shows a perfect score. Anyhow, the';e a,,. just grand get-together family parties. :\lllong those present were Mr. and Mrs. W. B. Strinvfcllow and daughter Fh,rencc, Mr. and Mrs. N. Spencer IJennis, Mr. and Mrs. W. W. Valen- line, Sir. and Mrs. Ellis J. Arkush, Mr and Mrs. Ed. P. Jarvis, Mr. amt hits. R. V. Staats, Mr. and Mrs. Rol- and (;. Swaffieht, Dr. lohn J. White, J ,~et,h D. Peeler with "his brother and lheir two sons; John R. Winston, Jr., l)~,uglas l)unibrille, Mr. and Mrs. Kendall, Mrs. Mosier and daughter, with two other guests, and many oth- ers lVhOSC Haines were llOt gotten be- f~:'e the party b'-oke up. Ed Boone of Long Beach was the lucky angle," to bring in the first mar- lin of the year 1938. Fishing off Seal Rocks with Capt. Jack Smith on Mon- day, July llth, Mr. Boone hooked on to a nice marlin of 213 lbs, and after oue hotlr and five minutes he succeed- cd in bringing the fish to gaff. On Tuesday, July 12, James Neill, fishing from the Ebb-Tide, took a dandy marlin which turned the scales at 387 tbs. Time on fish was two hours and five minutes. These are all the particulars we have on this catch at this writing. Charlie West and his wife Nearessa,. were over for the week-end visiting their folks. They had a grand time. at the dance on Saturday night and had to leave for the mainland on the: Sunday evening steamer. Katy Krueger was over for the' week-end on a visit to her mother. During her stay Katy did lots of bowl- ing with her uncle, Kurt Becker, and his wife. Great sport! Mr. and Mrs. Keith Spalding were over for a few days (m board their beautiful yacht, Goodwill. During th,,ir stay Mrs. Spaldin~ went out fishing in their private fishing tender, while Mr. S,al(tin~ enjoyed a few ~,mmes of g-olf. The Goodwill sailed for the mainland Wednesday morning. ----o.---- Stenog: "Tomorrow's my birthday, dearie, and I'm going to take a day OFf." Dearest Friend: "Why, darling, you never took less than a year before."-- Judge. Try a little Adlet for your wants.