Excerpt from An Isle of Summer, Santa Catalina: Its History, Climate, Sports and Antiquities If the island of Santa Catalina had Special attrae tions - if it was a barren rock - the fact that it is the only place where the leaping tuna can be caught with rod and reel would make it famous. This sport has attracted the attention of the anglers of two con tinents, and it is a singular fact that the tuna, w better kwn than the tarpon, is only caught between Avalon and Long Point, within a radius of four miles. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art techlogy to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.