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THE CATALINA ISLANDER THURSDAY, NOVEMBER ii PAGE TWO For your camera needs and dark room supplies visit e, EL ENCANTO Open on or after November 1st "If we don't have it, We'H order it for you. HARRY STARK CAUGHT A SHARK Mr. and Mrs, Harry ~ark of Los Angeles were week-end visitors on Catalina Island. Mr. Stark is the Secretary-Treasur- er of the Los Angeles Pressman's Union, Harry naturally paid a visit to the office of tile Islander and was surprised to meet his old friend and co-worker George R Brown. Na, tur- ally, Harry wanted to catch a fish, So YEARLY RENTALS . . = . <-~; ,: ~ his old pal Bro~'n took him down to tile pier and introduced him to an ~WBCelI~'tI~I~I~I~~ honest boatman. Harry promptly laid For Paint" ~ out a fin and told tile boatman to keep mg or Decorating tile change. And was his face red CALL when Mr. tx)atman said, Mr. spread Avalon .~ Sa,l will refnnd a few pennies. " Veil," Harry says "~,V'hat do I get for five | nAR.mTZ STtn ms "Well," the Uoat- man says like this: '1 guarantee all ,i -'----~ "- ;=----~ my. customers a fish," and surreptiously GORDON B. JOHNSON LINCOLN NATIONAL LIFE INSURANCE CO. 8#3 Ocean Ceater Buildlng Long Beach 2, CMif. Photo. U0-64 ANTHONY CAPUTO Violin Teacher 310 Whitley Avalon Phone 193-J Pretty Y~mng Thing: "You reminl me of "the ocean." Ardent Suitor "Wild. reek!e~s, ro- ilia n,[ic ?" Pretty Young Thin~.-: "No, }ro|l lllS! make me sick" reached and stuck a dead? flying fish in his pocket just in case. The "hon- est" boatman wasn't takina any chan- ces on that half 'C.' Well Harry had a lot of fun and caug~rt a fish. and the boatman drop- ped the flying fish overtx~ard when Harry wasn't looking. When the man on the p:er pulled it t,p on tile scales and weighed it, Harry said "How much does that Mar/in weigh?" Marlin, hell. that's a shark. P. T. A. NEWS This week the elementary school room mothers of the Avalon P. T. A. have planned a pot-luck dinner fc>r the parents from each grade. After the dinner, the parents adjourn wlth the teacher to the grade room and see the pr~-ress that is bein~r made by lhe children, alon~ with a resume by the teacher >f w,)rk acco,nplished up t~) thttt~ These dinners Will be held at the sch~ol cafeteria next week also. I REALTOR 110 METROPOLE AVE. PHONE AVALON to Fast service at Los Angeles Airport to: SAN FRANCISCO--2 hours CHICAGO--6Ya hrs. NEW YORK 9Va hrs. Fares are surprisingly low. 204 R.eJropob SIre~, Call 560 or an authorized travel agent na minx um am ar eqmm. t AMIL OPENS SATURDAY November 8, 1947 We now have available a beautiful color folder of Hamilton watches. If you are trying to make up your mind which Hamilton watch you want--or if you want to "hint" that you'd like a new Hamilton, write or phone and we'll send you a folder. Or when near our store, stop in and ask for a Hamilton folder. You'll be glad you chose Hamilto~ John F. Parkins At the Enta~aee to Island Villa Telephone 467 From 1:00 P. M. to 3:00 P. M. A SmaU Deposit Will Hold Any Purchase UntiFChristmas AUTHORIZED KEEPSAKE DEALER I I