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THE GARDEN ISLAND TUESDAY, DEC. 19, 1922
The Garden Island Radio Column
By MIKE O'FARAD
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EXCELLS IN SERVICE
One roll of roofing looks like an
other but it's In service that Certain-teed
excells. It Is guaranteed
for 5, 10 or 15 years according to
thickness and usually lasts longer.
Certain-teed Is rust-proof, spark
proof and fire-retardant. It cannot
melt In the sun. It resists every form of attack from acid, gises,
fumes, smoke, eto. Certain-teed is not only the most durable roof,
It is economical In every factor of cost. Low in first cost and
costs practically nothing to maintain.
Pan-Pacific Traders, Ltd.
Wholesale Distributors for Hawaii
HOTEL and BETHEL STS. HONOLULU
Lumber - Paints - Oils
Millwork of all Kinds
. Building Materials
Kauai Railway Company
P. O. Box 142
Phone 85 W
Iron for every imrjiose where iron is used
is the attainment of the American Hulling
Mills Company, manufact urers of Armco
Ingot Iron. Armco Iron is specified in ar
chitects' recommendations because of its
well known insistence to rust. With Armco
iron on the job the danger of construc
tion weakened by rust is minimized. We
are wholesale distributors.
Honolulu Iron Works Co.
A Christmas present that will be appreciated
to a good Magazine or Periodical
FISHER'S NEWS AGENCY, P. O. Box 3263
Non receipt of copies MONEY BE FUNDED
After considerable testing and ex
perimenting with the aerial location
and length at the Kauai electric shop
the radiophone signals are now com-
ivg thru In fine style. Come In and
hear the noon-day program, espe
cially you who are Interested in the
daily stock market quotations. When
the powerful amplifier is thrown In
to circuit the music and voice can
be heard all around the Lihue center.
Programs from KGU, the Honolulu
Advertiser, will now begin at 8
p. m. every night.
Star Bulletin begins at 6:30 pjn.
ard will now be able to run their
programs beyond 7:30 p. m., their
usuul closing time.
Most every night the Advertiser
connects up their radio broadcasting
station with Princess theater and
broadcasts the music from the Prin
cess orchestra, and it is good music.
Say, folks, last Sunday night we
listened into KHJ, the Los Angeles
Times radiophone station and they
sure do give you a good program.
The main part of the program was
given by James W. Foley, the poet
and writer. Mr. Foley read some
verses and readings from his own
book. They were about boys and
girls and Christmas and, my, how
it brought back to you those times
when you were a youngster.
When you sit before a radio, dis
tance means nothing. Just think of
Mr. Foley over two thousand miles
away reading his verses and as loud
and natural as though he was in
the same room and after he had
finished we even heard the laughter
and applause of the other entertain
ers, who were listening in the radio
Bill says he can get undamped
waves alright with his regenerative
vacuum tube sweeper in dry weath
er, but on Sundays he finds the
rheostat interferes with the differ
ential, so that it is necessary to
cut in a small .0045 M. F. wash
board between the piano and the
Scmeore asked: "Will radio take
the place of the movies and theater."
' Did the movies take the place
of reading? No. The book stores are
still doing business and the best
sellers are being sold as fast as
The larger part of eviry audience
that greets a singer are those who
have heard him or her from a
The moving picture draws, but the
appearance of the actress in per
son gets the record crowd.
Radio, bringing directly into the
house the voices of the stage and
screen favorites, concert stars and
famous lecturers, will Increase the
number of admirers and insure full
houses wherever they appear.
Radio is just one more marvel of
modern science that enriches our
lives and fills with pleasant, use
ful entertainment, the time that
was once spent in monotonous en
tertainment and the worries that be
set a lonely mind..
Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Davenport of
New York city have just completed
a forty thousand mile auto tour and
are now starting out on another
tour of Indefinite duration. But this
time, their auto has been equipped
with a powerful six tube radio re
ceiving set which will keep them
in touch with the world from any
place they are camping, whether
mountain top or on a desert.
A Baby Tank equipped with radio
is the newest instrumnet of war
fare. These tanks are not armed
but are used as a medium of com
munication between the front line
In the dizzy altitudes of the high
Sierra Madre mountains of Fresno
county, Calif., radio will be used
this winter to direct the activities
of 500 men who go into camp be
hind 300 miles of impassable snow
drifts to push forward during the
winter the greatest piece of tunnel
construction now in progress on the
New Year's Gifts
Garden Island Drug Store
Dr. Dunn's Mountain
House For Sale
The Mountain Place of Dr. Win. T. Dunn,
at Pnukapele is for sale. This prop
erty consists of
I House - - - 14 x 24
1 House - - 12 x 16
1 Kitchen - - 8x10
(All separate buildings!
Anyone interested can Becnre keys from
Mr. Davidson at llofaards Store
WILL HUY THE OUTFIT
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Prices Extremely Reasonable
Visit Our Display Room
Telephone 223 L
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Is the f lavor-y Christmas
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