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THE GARDEN ISLAND, TUESDAY, JULY 26, 121
Walter Kkliuirt, manager of tlto
Kauai Bra'mli of 1 lie von Ilatnin
Young Co. Kapaa, is back on
Knuai, after a very enjoyable
vacation spent on 1 lie mainland.
Mr. and Mrrt. Kklund motored
some three thousand miles in Cal
ifornia and Mexico in a 1!21
Buick car, taking in the famous
Yoseinite National I'ark, also l?ig
liea Valley and many other
points of interest.
"During the last night of out
stay in Uig Dear Valley", said
Mr. Eklund, ''it snowed, much to
our delight and it was quite a
treat to awake in the morning
and find about five inches of
snow on the ground ami the trees
laden with it. Our Buick was
the first to leave the valley after
the snow storm, much to the sur
prise of others who were going to
wait 'til later. I assured them
snow and a little clay was noth
ing compared to our red mud
which we have in some places
"The state highways in Cali
fornia are wonderful ami any one
leaving Hawaii for the mainland
should, if possible, take their
car with them or make arrange
ments here for delivery in San
"The California State Auto
niamobile Club and the Automo
bile Club, of Southern California
. are wonderful organizations and
much praise is due thein."
"I am a member of the Hono
lulu Automobile Club and upon
presenting my membership card
to these clubs, maps Agere given
me and courteous instructors
gave me information regarding
roads and resorts tourists should
"I have much aloha for Mr.
Bloggett and associates who are
organising an automobile club on
Kauai as I knaw it will be a
"I am happy to be bark on
Kiuiii and to Hmse whom I have
not seen since my arrival, I might
say that I can be found either at
Lihue Hotel or at the von llamni.
Voung (Vs. branch at Kapaa.
However, I shall Iry to get
around and see all mv friends."
Like Armory Scene
of Active X Work
The young men of Lihue are show
ing a line Interest in the work that is
being carj-ied on in the armory by
the C. M. C. A. During the past
week there has been an average at
tendance of fifty young men and boys
present. The Japanese boys have
organized 'a basketball team that is
showing up in good form. This team
has played some very . interesting
ganias with the Filipinos this week
and they now feel confident that they
can give any basketball team compos
ed of young men between the ages
of 15 to 18 on this island an interest
ing time of it if they should care to
take them on for a game.
Indoor baseball is ulso creating
quite an interest. The ping-pong
and checker tables are always busy.
The travelling and "Roman" rings
play an exciting part in au evening's
program. Some of the young men
can swing and turn from ring to ring
in a way that would almost make
Saturday night is "Stunt Night."
It was sure some sight to seo four
huskies go after four fat blackberry
pies in a pie eating contest. The
milk drinking contest also created
much merriment. The crab races,
pass ball and pillow fight all added
kick to the evening's program.
Stunt Night will be a feature of each
week's program. '
The Night School offers a splendid
opportunity to the young man who
desires to learn to speak, read and
write the English language. There
are 18 Filipino young men now taking
this course. A new class will bo
formed. in the 1st of August. Better
enroll now. The class in business
English, book-keeping, typewriting
and shorthand will start August 1st.
Here is an opportunity for the ambi
tious young man 'or girl to fit one's
self for a better position. Talk it
over with the "Y" Secretary at his
office between 9 and 12 a. m. or at
the Armory 6:30 to 9:45 every even
ing with the exception of Sunday
Honolulu, duly 22 The elect
ion of two new vice-presidents of
the Tress Congress of the World,
l'hilippe Millet of "L'Europe
Xouvclle", ' l'aris, to represent
France, and llin Wong of the
"Canton Star" to represent Chi
na, is announced by the executive
committee, according to advices
just received from the office, of
ir. Walter Williams, president
of the Congress, at Columbia, Mo.
The latter will appear on the pro
gram, addressing one of the gen
eral sessions on "Why Not Also a
lournalistic Mission to China?"
Mr., Millet, who is prominent in
French journalism and well
known throughout Europe, wrote
as follows to President Williams
hi accepting the vice-presidency:
"I feel much honored by the de
cision of your executive commit
tee electing me a vice-president
of the Press Congress of the
World. Will you kindly trans
mit to them my thanks and tell
them that I gladly accept the
post they are offering me?"
TRUCK AND FORD
MIX AT KEALIA
Lefthanded driving received a
severe setback last Wednesday even
ing at Kealia when Joe Castro, one
of the foremost exponents of the art,
lost a decision with his Ford run
about to a truck belonging to the
Hawaiian Canneries Company.
Joe was proceeding along on the
wrong side of the road according to
his habit, it is alleged, and when he
came abreast of the Kealia Post
Office the truck loomed up dead
ahead. Joe put the helm hard a
starboard while the truck driver,
having no other place to go, pat his
helm hard aport. The lighter craft
swung straight across the bow' of the
freighter but did not have time to
clear. A crash of tin against steel
that vould be heard quite a distance
brought spectators from all parts of
Kealia. Fortunately the Ford jam
med under the truck and did not turn
over, so no one was hurt. The Ford
is now laid up for repairs and Joe
swears ho will no longer pattern his
driving after orientals.
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The von Hamm-Young
Announces the Opening of Their New
Branch Automobile Sales Room
and Garage at
The Public is Cordially Invited to Inspect Kauai's
Most Modern Automobile Sales Room
The von Hamm-Young Co., Ltd.