N.O. Times-Democrat
 "The shapely hulls of vessels lying at anchorage . . . show that boating and yachting are among the liberally patronized amusements here.     "Sailing excursions out to the islands and around through the Bay are the most popular amusements.
     "Immediately in front of Pass Christian is one of the largest oyster beds in this portion of the Gulf.  A fleet of 40 or 50 is busy collecting these inexhaustible stores of seafood.
     "The sea-shooting on the nearest islands is fine, ducks, geese, curlew and snipe being found in abundance.  Quail shooting is fair.  Splendid deer and turkey shooting is enjoyed by camping parties.