Vera Smith visits Clark's
To Vlilt at Desert Inn Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Smith, 2922 Brown, have gon on a western va- cation that will be spent with ; cousins of Mrs. Smith, Wilbur Clark of Las Vegas, Nov., and ; Harold Clark of San Diego, and with Mr. Smith's nephew, M/Sgt. Quentln Avery of Las Vegas Air Base. Out by the southern route, . Mr. and Mrs. Smith plan to return through the north, . At Las Vegas, they will visit at the Desert Inn, which was open; open; ed six weeks ago at a cost of $3,500,000. It is owned by Clark, : 'Known to many in Alton through visits paid here when his moth'. 'er, Mrs. Lulu Clark, llvctd on Washington street. He has num- erous relatives in Alton. At San Diego, they will, be guests of Harold Clark, brother Of Wilbur. Harold owns and oper- sites the Monte Carlo and South Seas Cafes and the Barbara Worth Hotel. Harold visits here every spring when the baseball season \ opens. He was here In April. -..Those who remember Mrs. Lulu 'Qark will be Interested in know T»at she now lives in San Diego.