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  • Vail & Gates, 1888-1909

    …Vail—April 1889 Nathan Russell, Banning, Mary, and Walter L. Vail, Jr., ca. 1890. ERF archives A530-21. The fourth of Walter and Margaret’s children, William Banning Vail, was born in Los Angeles on April 13, 1889. He used his middle name, Banning, and was named after Walter Vail’s good friend, William Banning, whose family owned Catalina Island from 1892-1919.           Southern Pacific Railroad Announces Rate Increase–1889 As overstocking incre…