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fine court, but it enjoys excellent management making it one of those "looked
for places." 22 rms., all WB. 8 kitchenettes. E. 2WB $2.50. FGar. Small
dogs P.

EL CENTRO, CALIF. Pop. 12,000. Alt. 42' below. (Shell G-12) 120 ML E.
of San Diego.
80 & 99 Second largest town below sea level in the U. S.

Hotel: Barbara Worth. ACond. Named from the novel by Harold Bell
Wright. Well managed. 200 rms., all WB. E. 2WB $5.50. Gar. 50c. Pets P.

Motor Court: Las Palmas. This is recommended.

EL MONTE, CALIF. Pop. 3,479. (Shell E-10) 12 Mi E. of Los Angeles.

60 & 70 Gay's Lion Farm raises lions for circuses, zoos, and motion picture
work.

Motor Lodge: Warren Motor Inn. I am glad to be able to recommend
these cottages, which are handy to the city. Out far enough to have plenty
of space and fresh air, and yet convenient. Built by a gentleman with good
taste and furnished likewise. 17 cottages, all WB. Maid service. No meals.
E. 2WB $2.50 up. FPark. Pets P.

ENGLEWOOD, CALIF. (Shell A-2) 33 Mi. N. of Garberville.

101 Motor Court: Collins Englewood Park. A group of 15 cottages, in the
heart of the redwoods. All WB. Meals and lounge rm. E. 2WB $2.50-$3.00.
FGar. Pets P.

EUREKA, CALIF. Pop. 18,000. (Shell A-2) 284 Mi. N. of San Francisco.

101 Hotel: Eureka Inn. Situated in a garden which covers an entire city
block. A rambling inn of 150 rms. Managed most efficiently. Beautiful
lounge rms. E. 2NB $3.00. 2WB $3.00-$5.00. Gar. 50c. Pets P.

Motor Courts: See Arcata which is a few miles north.

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FISH CAMP, CALIF. (Shell D-6) 62 ML N. of Fresno.
41 On road to Yosemite, 2 Mi. from Entrance.

Cottages: Berry's Lodge. Not bad at all. Grand place to rough it, win
ter or summer. Winter sports; five excellent ski runs; ski instructor. 2.
cottages, 34 rms., all WB. Some kitchenettes. Clean and comfortable. Meals
E. 2NB $2.50. 2WB $3.50. FPark. Pets P.

FONTANA, CALIF. Pop. 7,000. (Shell F-10) 50 Mi. E. of Los Angeles.

66 & 99 Inn: Fontana. On Sierra Ave. and Upland. If we could be assurec
of always finding a place like this when touring, then all would be bliss, li
is exactly what most people are looking for. Quiet, small, comfortable gar
dens, swimming pool, shade satisfaction. 22 rms., all WB. E. 2WB $4.00
A. 2WB $8.00. FPark. ModA.

FRESNO, CALIF. Pop. 52,650. (Shell D-7) 56 Mi. S. of Merced.
99 2nd richest county in U. S. Raisins, oil, figs. Travel Bureau: Shell Oil Co.
Inc.

Hotel: Calif ornian. ACond. First-class. Fine rms. 250 rms. all WB
E. 2WB $4.00 up. Gar. 50c. Pets P.

Motor Court: Fresno Motor Lodge. 1 Mi. N. of Roeding Park Hwy
ACond. One of those fine California courts where everything possible is don<
to please the traveler. 11 cottages, 14 rms., all WB. 4 kitchenettes. N<
meals. E. 2WB $2.50. FGar. Pets P.

Highway Hotel: Motel El Rancho. 2 Mi. N. on US 99. ACond. Offer
every convenience, in fact, every luxury that the most exacting traveler coul(
wish. New last fall. Swimming pools, playground, and all such things. 6(
rms., all WB. Meals. E. 2WB $3.00-$4.00. FGar. Pets P.




El Rancho

Motor Courts: Motel Fresno. IV 2 Mi. N. (60 rms., all WB.) an<
Ritz Autel, V 2 Mi. N. (10 cottages, all WB.) Both ACond. These ar
first-class and fine courts. If located East of the Mississippi, they would out
class nearly everything there. E. 2WB $2.50. FGar. Pets P.

Motor Hotel: Pine Lake Lodge. 4 Mi. N. ACond. Another first-class
bang-up place to stop for the night or longer. Only recently opened. In grov
of trees. Swimming pool, tennis, etc. 3 cottages, 18 rms., all WB. Meals. E
2WB $3.50. FPark. or Gar. Pets P.

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GARBERVILLE, CALIF. Pop. 361. (Shell A-3) 200 ML N. of San Fran-
cisco.
.101 In the middle of the Redwoods.

Motor Court: Keisson's Motor Villa. Excellent courts such as these are
growing common in the West, though unusual in the East. This is one I know
you will like. 10 cottages, 18 rms., all WB. E. 2WB $2.50. FGar. No pets.

GLENDALE, CALIF. Pop. 62,750. (Shell E-10) 6 Mi. N. of Los Angeles.
99 Forest Lawn Memorial Cemetery. Los Angeles airport.

Motor Court: Victory Motor Inn. 1722 Victory Blvd. next to Griffith
Park. A clean-cut group of 10 white cottages, all WB. E. 2WB $2.50. FGar.
Pets P.

GLENN RANCH, CALIF. Alt. 3,256'. (Shell F-10) 19 Mi. N. of San Ber-
nardino.

66 -Guest Ranch: Tally's Glenn Ranch. 2 Mi. off US 66. Open Apr. 1
to Dec 1. Ideal for children. You live ranch style in dungarees and all the
fixin's. A place to enjoy yourself. 55 guests. A. For 2, $12.00-$16.00. FGar.
Pets P.

GORMAN, CALIF. Alt. 4,000'. (Shell D-9) 70 ML N. of Los Angeles.

99 Motor Court: Motel Gorman. ACool. 5 cottages, 10 rms., and 8 rms. in
main bldg. Everything kept up well. Meals. E. 2WB $2.50-$3.50. FPark.
Pets P.

GRAPEVINE, CALIF. Alt. 1,700'. (Shell D-9) 33 ML S. of Bakersfield.

99 Motor Court: Grapevine. Not especially attractive, but the accommoda-
tions may be convenient some dark and windy night. 6 cottages, all WB. E.
2WB $2.00. FPark. Pets P.

GRASS VALLEY, CALIF. Pop. 8,000. Alt. 2,500'. (Shell C-4) 36 Mi E.
of Marysville.

20 & 49 One of the deepest gold mines of the world is here. Operating; since
1850.

Hotel: Bret Harte Inn. A picturesque, modern, fireproof hotel. Plenty
of room to loaf in gardens or on verandas. One of that thoroughly comfor-
table kind. 78 rms., 47 WB. Meals. E. 2NB $3.00. 2WB $4.00. FPark.
Pets P.

GUERNEVILLE, CALIF. Pop. 823. (Shell A-5) 20 ML W. of Santa Rosa.
12 On Russian River.

Resort Hotel: Johnson's Lodge. Open summer months. Rms. of all
kinds, from simple tents to ones WB in main bldgs. 250 guests. E. For 2,
around $4.00. FPark. No pets.

HANFORD, CALIF. Pop. 8,684. (Shell D-8) 33 AIL S. of Fresno.

198 Hotel : Whilton. 125 N. Irwin St. ACond. This is well liked. A pleasant
place to stop for the night or longer. 66 rms., all WT, 36 WB. Meals. E.
2WT $3.50. 2WB $4.50. FPark. Pets P.

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HEMET, CALIF. Pop. 2,250. Alt. 1,590'. (Shell F-ll) 33 Mi. S.E. of

Riverside.

74 Center of the Indian country where artists of ancient races have left rock
paintings and carvings on boulders in the canyons.

Hotel: Alessandro. Indian architecture. Managed by the Allied Prop-
erties, which assures you of satisfaction. 75 rms., all WB. E. 2WB $5.00.
A. 2WB $7.75. Also ModA. FPark. Pets P.

HOLLYWOOD, CALIF. See Los Angeles.

INDIO, CALIF. Pop. 3,500. (Shell G-ll) 72 Mi. S.E. of Redlands.

60 & 99 Hotel: Indio. ACond. A delightful, high-grade inn, a little off the
highway. 63 rms., many WB. E. 2NB $3.00. 2WB $4.00. FPark. Gar. 50c.
Pets P.

Motor Court: Buena Vista. V 2 Mi. W. on old Palm Springs Rd. Re-
cently opened. Charming individuality. Everything in harmony. Desert
architecture. 8 cottages, all WB and kitchenettes. E. 2WB $3.50. Kitchen-
ettes $1.50 extra. FGar. Pets P.

INGLEWOOD, CALIF. (Shell E-ll) 16 Mi. W. of Los Angeles.

Motor Court: Manchester. 1000 W. Manchester. Handy to the city,
and points of interest. 13 units, 26 rms., all WB. 15 kitchenettes. E. 2WB
$2.50 up. FGar. No pets.

JOHNSVILLE, CALIF. (Shell D-4) 2 Mi. S.W. of Blairsden.

24 Inn: Canyon. Recently taken over by two swell young people, the Town-
sends, who are making of it an unusual place to loaf in rustic comfort. Gold
panning among other sports. Simple. No swank. 40 guests. A. For 2,
around $8.00. FPark. Pets P.

JULIAN, CALIF. Alt. 4,150'. (Shell F-12) 160 Mi. S. of Los Angeles.

78 Lodge & Cottages: Kruger's Pine Hills. 1 Mi. out, turn left up Pine
Hills Lane for 2 Mi. A delightful place not as well known as it should be.
A huge two-story bldg. of logs and rustic cottages scattered among the
pines. All rms. WB. Fireplaces. 35 guests. A. 2WB $10.00. FGar. Pets P.

KING CITY, CALIF. Pop. 1,500. (Shell C-8) 108 Mi. S. of San Francisco.

101 Motor Court: Lindy's. W. of town. 23 cottages, all WB. This has always
been well-managed and one of the best courts along US 101. It has recently
changed hands, but I believe it will keep up its reputation. E. 2WB $2.50-
$3.50. FGar. Pets P.

LAGUNA BEACH, CALIF. Pop. 5,000. (Shell E-ll) 55 Mi. S. of Los

Angeles.

101 Motor Apts.: Laguna Shores Hotel. 419 Coast Blvd. and 420 Cliff Dr.
Restricted clientele. One of the many fine establishments built within the
last year or so for motorists. If doubtful, do not judge by Blvd. entrance
but enter on ocean side. The rms. are truly fine, offering everything you
wish. 24 rms., many kitchenettes, all WB. Recommended. No meals. E.
In winter 2WB $2.50-$6.00. In summer 2WB $4.00-$8.00. FGar. Sma
dogs P.

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LACUNA BEACH, CALIF. (Continued)

Motor Lodge: Laguna Terrace. 2200 Coast Blvd. S. Another new and
excellent place. Has accommodations for 34 guests. All rms. WB. Some
kitchenettes. E. In winter 2WB $3.0046.50. In summer 2WB $4.00-$9.00.
FGar. Pets P.

Motor Court: Laguna Motor Inn. 1601 Coast Blvd. N. These are first-
class and should satisfy the most particular traveler. 5 cottages, all WB,
and kitchenettes. Artistically furnished. E. 2WB $3.00. FGar. Pets P.

LA JOLLA, CALIF. Pop. 5,850. (Shell F-12) 15 ML N. of San Diego.
101 Rocky coast. Caves. Torrey Pines. Beaches.

Hotel: Casa de Manana. A small hotel, one of the nicest in the West.
Beautiful location. The hospitality of Mrs. Hopkins welcomes you. Recom-
mended. 100 rms., all WB. E. 2WB $8.00 up. A. 2WB $15.00 up. FPark.

Hotel: La Valencia. 1132 Prospect. Centrally located. Spanish archi-
tecture. Sun-decks, balconies, spacious rms. add to your comfort. Manage-
ment of Mr. Williams. 100 rms., all WB. E. 2WB $6.00. A. 2WB $11.00
up. Gar. 50c. Pets P.

NOTE: In both of the above hotels, it is wise to make reser-
vations in July and Aug. and from Jan. to April.

LAKE TAHOE, CALIF. Alt. 6,225'. (Shell D-4) 120 Mi. N.E. of Sacra-
mento.

40 20 Mi. long and 12 Mi. wide. 1,500' deep. Glacier origin. The season is
less than 6 weeks long and the rates are necessarily high.

Hotel: Brockway. N. end of lake. Open June to Sept. Fine swimming
pool. Circulating water from hot springs. 130 rms., mostly WB. A. 2NB
$11.00 up. 2WB $15.00 up. ModA. For 2, $11.25. FPark.

Hotel: Fallen Leaf Lodge. 5 Mi. off US 50 at S. end of Lake Tahoe.
Open May 29 to Sept. 15. Restricted clientele. Ideal for modest folk wishing
fine accommodations without swank. Management of Mrs. Craven. Ideal
location. 110 rms. in cottages. A. 2NB $8.00 up. 2WB $10.00 up. ModA.
For 2, $8.00. FPark. Pets P.

Hotel: Tahoe Tavern. Open June 22 to Sept. 5. A large and fine resort
hotel with all the appendages. 250 rms., 200 WB. A. 2WB $18.00 up. FPark.
Gar. 75c. Pets P.

Lodge & Bungalows: Chambers. 6 Mi. S. of Tahoe City on W. side.
Open May 29 to Sept. 15. Restricted clientele. Fine location. Due to the
personal attention of Mr. and Mrs. Chambers for 15 yrs. this is one of the high-
est-class resorts in the state. 100 rms. in cottages, bungalows, and in main
lodge, all WB. A. 2WB $14.00 up. Also ModA. FPark.

Cottages : Pomin's. 2 Mi. S. of Tahoe City on W. side of lake. Open May
1 to Nov. 1. 8 new cottages, all WB, and kitchenettes. E. 2WB $5.00-$6.00.
FPark. Pets P.

LA MESA, CALIF. (Shell F-12) 12 ML E. of San Diego.

80 Guest House: Rose Hedge Manor. 4 rms. in main house and 4 cottages.
20 guests. All rms. WB. Handy place to stop near Los Angeles. E. 2WB
$3.00. Also A. FPark. Pets P.

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LA QUINTA, CALIF. (Shell F-ll) 20 Mi. S. of Palm Springs.

Hotel: La Quinta. Open Dec. to May 1. On the edge of the desert in an
1,840-acre tract. Fashionable and fine. 100 rms. all in bungalows, and WB.
A. 2WB $16.00 up. FPark. Gar. 50c.

LASSEN NAT'L PARK, CALIF. (Shell C-3) 49 Mi. E. of Red Bluff.

89 Cottages: Lassen Nat'l Park Co. at Manzanita Lake. Open May
to Oct. 1. 50 cottages, all WB. Many kitchenettes. Accommodations similar
to those in other National Parks. Meals. E. 2WB $2.00-$3.00. FPark.



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LAYTONVILLE, CALIF. Alt. 1,600'. (Shell A-3) 24 Mi. N. of Willits.

101 Inn: The Farm House. 12 Mi. N. on the 3,000-acre Elliott Ranch,
snug little place having 6 guest rms. Meals. E. 2NB $3.00. FPark. Pets P.

Motor Court: Tan Oak Park. Maybe a little old but well-managed and
kept up. 28 cottages, 15 WB. Kitchenettes. Meals. E. 2NB $2.00. 2WB
$3.00. FPark. Pets P.



LEBEC, CALIF. Pop. 300. (Shell D-9) 40 Mi. S. of Bakersfield.

99 Hotel: Lebec. The setting is remarkably beautiful up here in the mo
tains. The location away from city congestion is in keeping. 100 rms., many
WB. Meals. E. 2NB $2.00. 2WB $3.00. FPark. Pets P.



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LINDSAY, CALIF. Pop. 3,300. (Shell D-8) 10 Mi. N. of Porterville.






65- -Hotel: Mt. Whitney. Mirage Ave. and Honolulu St. A good place to stop
between Los Angeles and Sequoia Park. 50 rms., all WB. E. 2WB $3.00-
4.00. FPark. Pets P.

LONE PINE, CALIF. Pop. 890. Alt. 3,728'. (Shell E-8) 58 Mi. S. of
Bishop.

395 Within packing distance are more than 1,000 mountain lakes stocked with
trout.

Hotel: Dow. ACond. Simple in architectural lines, but comfortable and
pleasant. 130 guests. No meals. E. 2NB $2.50. 2WB $3.50. FPark. Pets P.

LONG BEACH, CALIF. Pop. 175,876. (Shell E-ll) 22 Mi. S. of Los An-
geles.
101 Home port of U. S. Fleet. Residential and resort city.

Hotel: Blackstone. 330 W. Ocean. Hotel rms. and apts. 300 guests.
E. For 2, $3.50. Gar. 50c.

Hotel: Hilton. 210 E. Ocean Blvd. Keeping right up with the procession
of other first-class Hilton Hotels which are known for their appointments and
service. 500 guests. All rms. WB. E. 2WB $3.50-$5.00. Gar. 50c. Pets P.

Hotel : LaFayette. Broadway at Linden. You are lucky here for you have
many fine hotels to choose from. This has 80 rms., all WB. E. 2WB $4.00-
$5.00. FPark. Pets P.

Hotel: Villa Riviera. 800 Ocean Blvd. And, finally, I give you this which
is as fine as anyone could wish. 316 rms., all WB. Apts., suites, etc. Kitch-
enettes. E. 2WB $5.00. Kitchenettes $1.00 extra. Gar. 75c. Pets P.

Motor Court: Bay Shore Motel. 5595 E. 2nd St. 72 guests. One of
the modern, newly-built motels. All rms. WB. E. 2WB $3.00. FGar. Pets P.

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LONG BEACH, CALIF. (Continued)

Motor Court: Chief. 3932 Long Beach Blvd. The 20 cottages, all WB,
here may be a bit older than some but, due to fine management, the court is
popular and liked. E. 2WB $2.50. FGar. Pets P.

Motor Court: Randall. 809 W. State St. One of the better courts here.
Excellently run by its owner, Mr. Randall. 15 rms., all WB. No meals. E.
2WB $2.00-13.00. FGar. Pets P.

Motor Court: Wilson Motel. 1021 E. State St. Still another first-class
stopping place. 34 guests. All rms. WB. E. 2WB $2.00-$3.00. FPark.
Pets P.

LOS ANGELES, CALIF. Pop. 1,800,000. (Shell E-ll) 420 Mi. S. of San

Francisco.

60 < 99 The city with the largest incorporated territory of any in the United
States, and maybe in the world. Travel Bureaus: Shell Touring Service, 1008
W. 6th St., and Texaco Co., 929 S. Broadway.

Hotel: Biltmore. Olive and 5th Sts. All things considered, probably the
best place to stop downtown. True, the rates are higher than some, but the
service and rms. are all that can be asked. 1,500 rms., all WB. E. 2WB
$5.00 up. Gar. "in and out" service 75c. Pets P.

Hotel: Chapman Park. 3401 Wilshire Blvd. Of the bungalow type, hav-
ing 128 rms., all WB. Many kitchenettes. Well-liked by many people. E.
2WB $4.00-$10.00. Gar. 75c. No pets.

Hotel: Gates. 6th and Figueroa. If you want to get the utmost for your
money in a clean, comfortable hotel, I know none where you can do better
than here. Naturally, the rms. are not as luxurious as they might be, but any
reasonable person will be pleased and satisfied. 300 rms., 266 WB. E. SNB
$2.00. 2WB $3.50 up. Gar. 50c. Pets P.

Hotel: Las Palmas. 1738 N. Las Palmas Ave., Hollywood. There are sev-
eral hotels in Hollywood that are magnificent and high-priced. This is one of
those that, while more modest, should give you perfect satisfaction. 67 rms.,
all WB. E. 2WB $2.50-$3.00. FPark. Pets P.

Apt. Hotel: Vine Manor. 1814 N. Vine St., Hollywood. Those desiring
apts. with kitchenettes will be well pleased. 44 rms., 10 apts., all WB and
with kitchenettes. Meals. E. 2WB $3.00. FPark. No pets.

Motor Courts: All first-class courts are 7 Mi. or more from center of the
city, actually, in other towns. During 1939, many new ones have been con-
structed and I have not the space to properly describe them all. I am listing
but a few which are on different sides of the city. These are fine and first-
class, and, if full, I know the owners will direct you to other nearby good courts.
Coming from the east see Arcadia, Eagle Rock, El Monte, and Pasadena.
From the north on US 101, the Tower Motor Courts, 11800 Ventura Blvd.
or the Troquet Motel, 11440 Ventura Blvd. If on Rt. 1 see Santa Monica,
the Olympic Auto Hotel. The rates will be around, E. 2WB $3.00. FGar.
Pets P. in most.

LOS GATOS, CALIF. Pop. 4,500. (Shell B-6) 12 Mi. W. of San Jose.
9 & 17 Home of Yehudi Menuhin, John Steinbeck, Ruth Comfort Mitchell, and
many others.

Hotel: Lyndon. In center of town. Large garden. Well-run. Several
cottages. 100 rms., many WB. E. 2WB $3.50. A. 2WB $7.00. FPark.
Pets P.

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LOS GATOS, CALIF. (Continued)

Guest House: II Campo Bello. On Cypress Ave. Away from business dih
trict. Quiet with pleasant surroundings. The kind where you stop for a
night and stay for a week. Small, so phone ahead. (052). A. 2NB $5.00.
2WB $6.00. FPark. Pets P.







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LOS OLIVOS, CALIF. (Shell C-9) 52 Mi. N. of Santa Barbara.
150- -Inn: Mattel's Tavern. Since 1887 this has been in the same family. It
is not a showy resort but a quiet, restful place where 40 guests are lodged
in cottages. All rms. WB. A. 2WB $10.00. FPark. Pets P.

MAYARO, CALIF. (Shell C-3) 36 Mi. N. of Oroville.

24 Up in the mountains, 6 Mi. off Rt. 24. Not for those unaccustomed to
mountain driving.

Lodge: Mayaro. Restful resort which for 16 yrs. has been a focal point

in the Feather River country. Nothing elaborate. 35 guests. A. For 2,

$8.00. FPark. Pets P.

MENDOCINO, CALIF. Pop. 500. (Shell A-4) 7 Mi. S. of Fort Bragg.
1 Motor Court: Telgard's. Out by the Rolling Pacific. 8 well-built and
well-managed cottages, all WB. No meals. E. 2WB $2.25. FPark. Pets P.

MERCED, CALIF. Pop. 7,066. (Shell C-6) 64 Mi. S.E. of Stockton.
99 Gateway to Yosemite National Park.

Motor Hotel: Anderson Motel. S. city limits. ACool. 30 cottages so
well-built and managed by Mr. Anderson that it has become one of the popular
stopping points in this state. Lobby and office. All rms. WB. 12 kitchenettes.
Meals. E. 2WB $2.50-$3.00. FGar. Pets P.

Motor Court: Motel Merced. N. edge of town. Well-built, well-run, arid
well-liked. 25 rms., all WB. E. 2WB $2.50-$3.00. FGar. Pets P.

MODESTO, CALIF. Pop. 14,600. (Shell C-6) 30 Mi. S. of Stockton.
99 Don Pedro Dam.

Motor Court: Cobbles. 2 Mi. S. ACond. One of those modern Cali-
fornia courts that is a treat to Easterners. 16 rms., all W T B. E. 2WB $2.50.
FGar. Pets P.

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MODESTO, CALIF. (Continued)

Motor Courts: Hammer's. 5 Mi. N. 15 cottages, all WB. Heather.

1/2 Mi. S. 24 cottages, all WB. Both of these are well-run and first-class.
E. 2WB $2.00 up. FGar. Pets P.

MONO LAKE, CALIF. Alt. 6,426'. (Shell E-6) 70 Mi. N. of Bishop.
395 On the "Three Flags Highway" which is one of the most scenic anywhere.
"Dead Sea of America."

Lodge: Tioga. Open June to Nov. On the west shore of lake near junc-
tion of Tioga Pass road. Small, quiet, all right. Better phone "Tioga Lodge."
E. 2WB $6.00. FPark. Pets P.

MONROVIA, CALIF. (Shell E-10) 7 Mi. E. of Pasadena.

66 Motor Courts: 2 new and nice ones, the New Salem and the Vista Sierra

which have just been completed. No exact information, but E. 2WB around
$2.50. FGar. Pets P.

MONTECITO, CALIF. Pop. 3,250. (Shell D-10) 4 Mi. S. of Santa Barbara.
101 See Santa Barbara, Calif.

MONTEREY, CALIF. Pop. 9,250. (Shell B-7) 50 Mi. S. of Santa Cruz.
1 Capital of the state under three flags Spanish, Mexican, and American.
See also Carmel, Del Monte, Pacific Grove.

Hotel: Mission Inn. Not large, not gaudy, but an early adobe bldg. with
sit-back-and-take-your-ease atmosphere. A manager that really is hospitable,
Mr. McMenamin. 40 rms., many WB. Meals. E. 2NB $2.00. 2WT $2.25.
2WB $3.00 up. FPark. No pets.

Lodge : Robles Del Rio. In Carmel Valley 14 Mi. E. of Carmel, or 20 Mi.
S. of Salinas. Beautiful location, swimming pool, outdoor life, barbecues,
and one grand place to enjoy yourself. Your host is Mr. Wood, who has no
objection to your sitting around and taking it easy. 65 guests in main house
and bungalows. A. 2NB $9.00 up. 2WB $10.00 up. Also housekeeping cot-
tages. FPark. Small pets P.

Guest Ranch: Rancho Carmelo. 20 Mi. E. in Carmel Valley. Bunk-
house, cottage, and tents. Horses and ranch life. 40 guests. A. 2NB
$14,00. FPark. No pets.

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CALIF. Pop. 3,308. (Shell B-6) 38 Mi. S. of Sun

Francisco.

A 101 Motor Court: Sloans. 11 cottages, 5 kitchenettes, all rms. WB. Clean-
cut and well operated. E. 2WB $2.00 up. FGar. Pets P.

MT. SHASTA, CALIF. Pop. 1,009. Alt. 3,554'. (Shell B-2) 65 Mi. N. of
Redding.
99 Beautiful view of Mt. Shasta.

Motor Court: Shasta Lodge. Built in log fashion along the lines of the
old stockade forts. 17 rms., all WB. Everything O.K. E. 2WB $4.00. FPark.
Pets P.

MYERS, CALIF. (Shell A-3) 52 Mi. S. of Eureka.

101 Motor Court: Cloney's Cottages. 10 simple and pleasant cottages
among the redwoods. All rms. WB. Some kitchenettes. E. 2WB $2.00.
FPark. Pets P.

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NAP A, CALIF. Pop. 8,437. (Shell B-5) 45 Mi. N.E. of San Francisco.

29 Motor Court : Peterson Motel. % Mi. N. on Rt. 29. New, spick and span.
and one that I am glad to recommend. Accommodations such as these have
been needed here. 12 rms., all WB. E. 2WB $3.00. Kitchenettes 50c. extra.
FGar. Pets P.

NEEDLES, CALIF. Pop. 3,144. (Shell H-10) 300 Mi. E. of Los Angeles.
66 It may be cool here sometimes, but I have never found it so.

Motor Court: Robinson's Motor Inn. 222 F St. ACond. 16 cottages,
which you will probably welcome. Other good accommodations are far, far
away. All rms. WB. E. 2WB $2.50 up. FPark. Pets P.

NEVADA CITY, CALIF. Pop. 3,000. Alt. 2,500'. (Shell C-4) 4 Mi N.E.
of Grass Valley.

20 & 49 Hotel: National. Opened in 1863. Those interested in the old min-
ing towns and hotels of the West, will find this worth looking into. Modern-
ized, but there are some things that can't be changed. 62 rms., many WB.
Meals. E. 2NB $2.00. 2WB $3.00. FPark. Small dogs P.

NORTH FORK, CALIF. (Shell D-7) 53 Mi. N.E. of Fresno, on Kingsburg-
Yosemite road.

Guest Ranch: Cascadel. Open May 1 to Dec. 1. Completely isolated
but readily accessible. Tents, cabins, and such. No rms. WB. 75 guests. A.
For 2, $8.00-$10.00. FPark. Pets P.

OAKLAND, CALIF. Pop. 306,528. (Shell E-6) 7 ML E. of San Francisco.
40 Lake Merritt. Beautiful Skyline Blvd.

Hotel: Oakland. Harrison and 14th Sts. Since Mr. Klingensmith moved
in as manager a few months ago the uplift is noticeable. Occupies a city
block, spacious and pleasant. 500 rms., mostly WB. E. 2WB $4.00 up.
Parking 30c. Gar. 50c. Pets P.

Motor Court: Park Lane. 8100 Foothill Blvd. 5 Mi S. 40 minutes from
San Francisco. New, modern, and excellent. Finely furnished. 10 cottages,
all WB. 4 kitchenettes. E. 2WB $3.00. FGar. Pets P.

OCEAN BEACH, CALIF. Pop. 4,250. (Shell F-12) 7 Mi N.W. of San
Diego.

101 Motor Court: Ocean Village. 5172 W. Point Loma Blvd. 50 cottages
on the beach with many built over the ocean. Popular in summer. Meals.
E. 2WB $2.50. FPark. Pets P.

OCEANSIDE, CALIF. Pop. 5,000. (Shell F-12) 90 Mi. S. of Los Angeles.

1 01 Motor Court: Brodie-O-Tel. 17 newly built apts. Hotel service. Morn-
ing coffee to your rm. Kitchenettes. All rms. WB. E. 2WB $2.50 up.
FPark.

OJAI, CALIF. Pop. 1,468. (Shell D-10) 14 Mi. N. of Ventura.
150 A beautiful small town in the Ojai Valley. Fine oranges.

Hotel: El Roblar. Mr. and Mrs. Barrington are hospitable hosts, which
adds to the pleasure of staying at this nice, small hotel. 36 rms., all WT.
30 WB. A. 2WB $12.00-$16.00. FPark. Pets P.

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Guest House: Terraza Verde "The Gorham Ranch." 4 J / Mi. out.
(Ask directions in town.) Winter months only. The atmosphere is informal
and you can roam all over the place. 7 guests. A. Around $6,00 for 2.
FPark. No pets.

The Foothills Hotel, open Dec. to May, is a beautiful place but has re-
cently changed management. 60 rms. A. 2WB $12.00 up. Also de luxe
accommodations at the Ojai Valley Country Club. A. For 2, around $16.00.

ORICK, CALIF. Pop. 250. (Shell A-l) 44 Mi. N. of Eureka.



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