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PAGE TEN SOCIAL AND PERSONAL Sir. and Mrs. Percy West of Maid- en Lane, called on their way home fr,,m a trip to San Francisco, to see son Charley anti his wife, Nearessa. They" found the young folks very com- fortably located and very haply" in a bungal[,w court in Los Angeles. Char- leg is back on the job at the Hal R(mch Studio. Thev haveas neigh- b~,rs Harry Lillie, jr., and wife, also "Goody" t4all and his wife. Avalon is well represented in that part of town, and we wish these young home-town folks the best of good luck and nluch happiness. During their stav in San FranciscoSir. and Sirs. W;est were guests ofSir. Ellis Arkush of San Mateo. Mr. Arkush is an active mem- ber of the Tuna Club. He took his guests in his car over both bridges and entertained then1 at luncheon at the St. Francis Yacht Club. After a delightful trip of sightseeing, Mr. Ar- knsh took them back to their hotel, thus ending a most deli~zhtful day. Old-timers who were here before the fire of 191.:,, may recall that AI D. Vviggs was connected with the Com- pany's information office and the aquarimn (located about where the steamer waiting room is now). The family consisted of Mr. Wiggs, his wife "Horence, and two boys. Shortly after the fire (which destroyed the aquarium and a large part of the town) the family left Avalon. Of the two boys, Carl, 'the younger, learned the barber trade, and now,sixteen years after leaving, is back again in Avalon, behind a chair in Billie Price's shop. Just one of the whirligigs of Time. Phil M. Swaffield of Long Beach came over on Saturday aboard his cruiser Celia. Mr. Swaffield is presi- dent of the Tuna Club. On Sunday he fished, hoping to run into a stray marlin or broadbill, but it just didn't happen. Mr. Swaf-field is leaving for the east this week, so this will prob- ably bc his last fishing trip for this year. Bill Rogers did not lose any time in returning to Avalon after his band- ages were removed a week ago Sun- dav at Mount Vernon Hospital, N. Y. He took to the airways and arrived safely on the "Isle With a Smile". He looks a bit da:naged yet,but is again busy at the Acme Care turning out delectable dishes for the patrons of that establishment. h,hn 1). MacLean sailed n,rth on the S. S. Avalon Tuesday aftcrnuun, cn r(,ute tu Berkeley, where he will xisi/ for atime with his daughter, Mrs. Loud. Mrs. Harold Stamford had the pleasure Tuesday afterm,,m of enter- raining her mother from1 Los Angeles and a group of relatives from Illinois. Her mother is Sirs. J. A. Bark,tti, the uthers were two aunts, Sirs. Tony Ohlson of Chicago and bliss Daisy Connolly, associate editor of the Her- aid, at Joliet, 111. The third was a young cousin, Jo Ann. Mrs. \'Vcndell S. Reid kindly took the visitors and Mrs. Stamford in her automobile and kept them bus)- seeing ex erything they could during the few hours be- tween boats. Mrs. Stamford's moth- er, though 75 years of age, was mak- ing her first trip to Santa Catalina Is- land. It was necessary for them to take the return boat in the afternoon, in order to fulfill other engagements. The visitors were all charmed with Avalon and its attractions, and sorry that they could not stay longer. One of the most enjoyable of recent occasions was the farewell party given Saturday evening for Miss Pearl (;oodburn. The forthcoming marriage of Miss Goodburn to Mr. Joe Ham- mond called for the happy celebration. Sir. Hammond is connected with the. Arizona Biltmore in Phoenix. The guests gathered together to wish the young couple many years of happiness were: Peggy and Gus Wiseman, Ora Church, Betty Cairns, Mary Wherrit, Dorothy Scott. Harvev Cowell, Boyn- ton Hays, Wiln;a Becl~ett, Jerry \Vyc- off, Margaret Taylor, L. Crowe, A1. Macdonell, Sid Zeldin, Chas. Zeldin, Emma and A] Pallas, Grace Altman, Milo Bergh, Bob Nicholson, Jerry \Vard, Hulda Eichelberger, Jerry, A1- fen, Van Thompson, Wi]bur White, and the guests of honor--Pearl Good- burn and Joe Hanamond. A novel idea of the evening was the Guest book. Each guest took a turn at lit- erary life, writing a masterpiece and placing the most unusual snapshot of themselves in the book. Dancing at the Hallowe'en party at Sportland ended the evening. The American Red Cross was called upon for assistance to 1,360,00(I per- sons in 128 disasters during the past year. Only 12 states in the Unio11 escaped some type of catastrophe. Keel) it prepared by enrolling as a member ! A. C. Brode was at his home on Maiden Lane for the week-end. He is having a lot of work done in his gar- den and grounds. During the summer :n~nths the beautiful tlisplay of flow- ers in his garden was greatly admired by b,)th neighbors and visitors. "Taylor's" is now getting settled in its new location. It gives promise of looking quite attractive when every- thing is straightened up. It is now next &~or to Joh. n's Care. Per cal)ita consumption of cheese in the United States is between four and five pounds. Fountain Service Confectionery Light Lunches Salads and Sandwiches BOB SULLIVAN Proprietor N~IIIII~;IINIIINI~I~Iu~i~III~I~INIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIINNI~IIN~HN~N~u~I~I~I~I~N~N~i~INNN~NN~N~H~NI~I~III~I~NI~J~N~1N~N~}~I~N~'~ = N CATALINA DEPARTMENT STORE I | N -== COME AND ~ii~iii~uiuu~u~i~iLu~iui~i~iii~i~ui~i~u~ii~i~i~i~u~~i~u~u~!~H~u~i~I~IN~u~ Phone 250 THE CATALINA i | November 4th, 5th, 6th | PEAS---RAMBLER NO. 2 CORN--NEWMARK'S NO. 2 KRAU'I--LIBBY'S NO. 21/2 SALMON--TALL PINK, NO. 1 PUMPKINIS & W, NO. 21/2 BEETS--BLACK & WHITE SL. NO. 2 PINEAPPLE JUICE--DOLE NO. 2 SPINACH--IRIS NO. 1 CORN--ASTER NO. 2 STRING BEAN---ASTER NO. 2 SOUP--HORMEL NO. 2 PE AS--TASTEWELL NO. 2 LIMA BEANS---BLACK & WHITE NO. 2 LIMA BEANS--QUAIL NO. 2 TOMATO JUICE--BEECHNUT 121/.o -Oz. GINGERALE--NEWMARK'S 12-Oz. MEAT SPREAD--LIBBY'S 31/ .Oz. COCOA--LUXURY, 1-LB. CORNSTARCH--ARGO 1-LB. PINEAPPLE--DEL MONTE SL., 9-Oz. DROMEDARY--PEEL Free Delivery