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Title: Florida dispatch
Uniform Title: Florida dispatch
Physical Description: v. : ill. ; 33 cm.
Language: English
Publisher: Ashmead Bros.
Place of Publication: Jacksonville Fla
Creation Date: December 4, 1882
Publication Date: 1869-1889
Frequency: weekly
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Subjects / Keywords: Periodicals -- Florida   ( lcsh )
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Spatial Coverage: United States -- Florida -- Duval -- Jacksonville
Coordinates: 30.31944 x -81.66 ( Place of Publication )
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Dates or Sequential Designation: Vol. 1 (1869)-n.s. v. 9, no. 4 (Jan. 21, 1889).
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Vol. 1.-No. 37.


New Seias.-- ed by ASHMEAD BRDTHBEA, Jac ovilleo Fla,.


Pri "e* coafts,


Monday, December 4, 1882. $1.00 per er, in advance.; ppstae frQe.


New. Hand-Book for Florida.
For a number of years, the Senior Editorfthis
paper, (D. Redmond,) has had in preparation
a Hand-Book especially adapted to the wI~ts
of the Fruit-Grower, and Vegetable raiss 46f
Florida. Without claiming .very nuch iin tl.e
way of originality, the b6ok willbe different
rbh a ythn~ihez e 0
ing to be stiidtly racic's allts
and. suggestions, an,0 t ,i|rQidLny ". eq g
-theories. or fanciful ".: ions.; ,
illbe copyrighted; batewith:thei .ta
.THE DISPATCH, in.J JAhaif,,
,MAe a series of Frti t'iff-tVet
for this journal-to b 'ili d. B
in advance of the issje ofrbokr
with much additional matter, tbie
in the work afterward.'"" We "
hibor or ex'ppnse to make t'
FLORIDA" a reliable gun n ._p_ K
ence, and shall offer it to .the .
t*po.n its merits. : 6 .,f.: t
We appiend the tttlW of4t ,4-IJ
comments from the Semti. opL' e
THE FRUITS OF FLORII,,i
erri4Atlantic and .Gulf,;ates';
and description of all the best 4At
able arietibs of the Oran' .
Shaddock, Citron, etc.; also U E'n J1p,
Mespilus and, Prsimmoj;. th .1ive Juj-
and Pomegranate ; the L9Coo ,~ntdvjb
PEe#rs;.tb P Fdn.-ToW tb3 H oyiandlo~e,
nese. ,P e -; e t :Scuppeonofg -': d..,ob0
grapes for wie a table use;,;the. Be 4o*i
.Pine-Apple; the .ava; the Cocoa' Nut); ,;th
,Pecan; the Tan d; the Mangosteen uAyo,
cado Pear, Paw- ; Sweet and ,pur (40,
Cherimoyer, Ma Custard Apple, Maniar
Durion, etc. Al st of all. the more hardy.
American and fo Friuil apted to Flox-
ida and other Sou. tmltic and Gulf Sate.
With careful an le direction for tb4
propagation, cult ral manageMent'
of the :.forgoin Vegetaos.nd
Fruits. whihL i"ay Q ta bly- grown for
Northern and'Western m andan.Appen-


dix, th the best modes d gathering,
packing, marketing; drying and re-
,seriin. g ufR nt Fruits and Vegetafes.
,With 'a' ni al of valuatble recipes fori the
miianufature of ppernong,'tid other Winds,
Brandiel ordi -,,
STh eompitle bovwd quoted .may
Oerv6to /giVe oUr mi idea,'of anw w
Abui ilof the MSei-
asw y. years to the
,ttOhl ofthe i aterial and who
brings to the t~.~ iB rene~i and close ob-
seryation of ii tiqe izdf ~ nflaggit*g interest
s ad enthu 'khia. sutbj st: T has made a
ei adiii t il t f -zill iad Will also
a ,hit all reliable fects and dedue-
tla o tffii. erience of .t6 most. success-
'A tPlorida i Loisiana mrange.growers-
, l pit n iartb" g rk fuily up to.the present
t.ahqdio."a a! want log felt bynovicM s
^A 1 his plesagat and rofitable
0-4 t chapter on i other s.mi-
o fruit on hardy fruits
a tedtt'6 4 ate.; t'he Ut of-market vieg-
etbles, etc.; the recipes; I,'-d the Aikiedtions
fr eultivatioi, gathering, packing, preserving
W piegifit. nd ver es,:ees,-caanaft
Mfil to render' i forthcoem volamne most ac-
b l and valuable to a, ia*ge,, jim qr of
hihr I9 tiirnlg their attqatupn to
wttatiye ilfPtries, apd who are pagerly
;ll possible infjqrpatiqn., W, shall
eapure.iu keeping, readers advisedd
f'peggeps of the work a iii,anuoual mgag
-g jk ltiwon and.publicatiog. ."

4, f Jrtjp0ulture inm* silipp. .
i:.rhla Fourth: Annmuld Meeting oS.th: "@M is-
i Walley HonticulturaI' "-ociety',, will be
itt -New Orleans, JFebrunry 21st-24th,
l )8 i ,ikdwe are*glad of the gsburance. frfm
fthePr dent, Parker Earle,, Eq,, that it prom-
a grand occasion. This Society em-
.Wide scope of thefinest country. in the
w 4 .Ji 'of rich and varied horticultural
aw es; And its mnerabership includes some
of theimo0t zealous and progressive men i* t e
great Valley from whence it derives it n~me.
It:cai hardly fail of. being a success; and
It has.our best and most pordial wishes to that
end . ,-, ::


S Orange Marmalade.
In reply to inity inquiries wte'p4umi lh n ex-.
"oellent .recipe fqr this delightful reserve -'It
is from.a Ady-reader of1; 'Tj'yE A;rsA ...=d
iwe can youch.for. its., Veiryi peior quality.
'Midd' strictly asnd refilty after this 'rWeipe It
,"" t," i' b 6"' W e" .t" e " er 4 '" -'r .. -'
.Editors of The Florid ;Diq h:,
Take from thirty to 'forty sour -orngea, p1e1
thin and cover with cold. :water; soak twenuq
four hours, changing the, water A three ob fAoar
times. Atter this soaking, ptat the-peelinifiVor-
celain kettle;. cover ielL with cold, watergi and
boil until they ame quite tender; while boiling,
change the water at lesst three times; t4f
water put on should always., be beillngis ve
the last water for future .usev,. Whei-'boiled
tender, take up the peel, drain them adslay'-on
something flat, .Scrape off allthe wliit6paft,
leaving 'the skin as thin as possible.- .Noiah.d;
these cooked peels:viry :fine, either.with k.-
ping-knife-or teisaks. Crush the:lpidA:-tie
hands taking out ani many ofthe itepeible.
'Boil pulp mid Jiio (addingbo pints
'of the witer'in whieluthb pep]l*.roiled) ian
hour; then l-straini tw, orthrl*timixep, until it
,is pure as amberiJ There s:ihoi nw i. about
seven pints of juice; if it fafllashorttmake aiup
the measure from eth watepi' wle(ke': pe6Ts
were boiled. To&theseaspv~ it tof4ie j put
ten pounds of ;wi4 s LeLbt.ctpome to ,a
boiling heat, thed lAdad ytr..shreddeld peels,
about five pints.' i Ftonithe tiple itibegins to'
b oil agin,7,boil lant-howh andiaquarter~ or:. un-
til 'it"~ stiff: enough to jjllyand'idriag the
process of boiling keep it wited .'
FLokiBA-tl-* l.Vei ,-E.. & 0o. R. Rey-
nolds brought us n a ampl r fp edtoyidai
Jute, which, measued ,narJyrjjye *ad lf
feet in length. It watraised'at hispelaeht Man-'
darin, twelve 'nile. frbom-in 5' tiilir, fJ
compared .lfaorbiy4b with Jte w' iave
,yer see.' ,This is. a gd 1gie g ,(a.dIp-
oqpstrates 1h .FFrjpr i t iel aantd ,tp the
cultivation of this .valuable plant. We iope it-
pa.e, e wthn ivly p1in41 etjpar, fTr it is i
an industry with miihono y it. ..


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THE F L O 1D .DiS PATCH.


S le ida Metaphysics.
The philosopher of. the ave Tse d is-
coursqthhius: 7 ^ -
--"e see itstatat that HeI&ert SpeerMtre-i
tui,4 4t-o Wewport, a : is hot' stated where
'e is tp go next, batrhould he return to Eng-
ldrid Wfthout visiting the Southern States, and
"'.Peially Flofida, he will loose an opportun-
,ty ^stnuyig Somte forms of philosophy which
:tiavI fore esc4pd his' notice. We have
,u ev1 4 t."1t Drwiwv oI hold, of the right
't na. alre dtioin of the species,
.a e iteve~"t was because he stAdied the
g'. 'dpoint altge r too near
in aw much of aB w ttadidk i d ot
i a snow bai, aI lne a
e his tom'tbi gre er prt of

an^1A tetiima, dgs an k e-t
niRi hi ke-
sachr in0e r ed oith e npre-
Air wM^61^ This han only te -(bh
in a wp rin ich mate iBut we n did t rms, or in it
to write a philosophical article, ut to cate Mr.
Senoerattention to the necessity other natural
t1ie fect df sugar and syrup in their'vir bus
forms on the hunan family., The quantity of
saccharine matter consumed by Southern peo-
ple, whether in its condensed forms, or in its
natural state, as eaten-in sugay-cae, watermel-.
ons, .oranges, Georgii yams, )And other natural
products of the South, is very much larger than
that consumed by t*e bean and blubber eaters
6t cold Cliiittes. It is almost impossible to
niake a native Floridian: believe a person can,
be said-to live and enjoy. ibfe who does not eohw
cane, or who fails to e syrup three times a,
day if the supply does not get exhausted, or
who believe' the' dry a0d-'ndieily s*eet potatoes
.of: New, 'Jersey are~'bter -than .the Soutliern
-"yams, which turi'aDlniat.t iyrupj A darkey can not only live, but grow fat on
syrttp and corn, the latter, as has recently been
proved, having a larg6 percentage of glucose
in lt, and we desire to have the scientists of to-
dayt ital us how muth '-humanizing material is
enptanied in a cre p of. ateminekons, oranges,
8g ii - dw e ,vars i ,fohw~, andd. wick arw pro-
duqedii so much reatpri'qqtanties ,here than
ejamaim se .idWebrge of thi ,North' and if, as we
1*eve /ewet in. omediwra'r is necessary to
heaithbdleaeto see a.phildsophical promul-
gatifflVrf 'e fefet in such afbrm as shall oio-
-YD et, ld.weathelrpeople bihe necessity
of onii prodUctfiitheSout4inmuch
ithan- they have done' and 4
npee yi,, cuail jrdo. we desire to seq
NorthdFlo 4have gow, w but not suic:
ceedu lin slgtl e past 'sasoui at Ae. remn-
erative pt!dee ,i'l.hey h.ped for.' We have
,great faith. tbat's would d be f brofhtble'to the
Southern people 45ME 'H8rberV peneer would
examine into th tt i and at the same time


some of the knwtt?:plob~ ms of the, Darwinian
theory might, befiqcti.ted.
Some Facts Abogt Bricks.
An avera i.'dW's fork for an ordinary brick-
la4yr is 1,5 i cks'on outside a and inside
walls; on l fh6tgd arid angles a6d finishing
around sto.e o- Wood work, not more than half
of this nqmbr ber of bricks in a wall, first find the number of
square feet of surface, and then multiply by ,7
for a 4-inhUwall, by14 for an 8-inch wall, Jy
21 for a 124inch wall, and by 28 for a 16-inch
Wall. '' ." '
.For staining bricks red, tielt one oune of
glue in one gallon of water; add apieceofalnm
the size of an egg, then one-half pound of Ve-


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oWn person, he 'having suffBd g"iatly from
facial neuralgia.' Since curing rliself, he has
had occasion to test its efficacy "iW abbit, thirty
cases. The result wyas invariably a most grat-
ifying suc'ces. In many instAifi t permanent
cure was established. He ateniptato6 explain
its action by supposing a coniplete a1change to
take place in the nutrition of the affected netve
in consequence of the intense cold acting as a
revulsive.-Southern Practitioner.

-The North Carolina Farmer has this' per-
tinent motto on the first page of its cover:
"Planting Without fertilizing is a waste of time
and opportunity." Farmers, govern yourselves
accordingly.
-The conquerer is regarded with awe, the
wise man commands our esteem, but it is the
benevolent man who wins our affection.


netian red; and 9e popdi iof ..panish brown a
Try the color oo the bricks feore using, and
c blUge i t i4i th. 're4 t e rJwn,.
usi ~ a yellow a min'ralrB"buff. ye dcoloriin"
blick, heat asjhlaftutin toa fliid stite anl
rm6dertely heat trite surface ,riak and di"
themn. Or make a iot iOtur& of llnsted3'
and asphalt; heat the wick 'and dip them.
Tar and asphalt are also used for the same pur-
pose. It is important that the bricks be suffi-
ciently hot, and be held in the mixture to ab-
sorb the color to the depth of one-sixteenth of,
an inch.- Carpenter's and Builder's J6urnal, :-

A Breath of Fire.
Dr. L. C. WoodmaA, of Paw-Paw, Michi~~
contributes the following though inre, i-,
servation: I have& sitgular phenomeno-in '
shape of a young maq living here, that I have
studied witt 'much inte ad I a satisfied
thit -his peuliar at elecv-
tricity is the nerve "ond 'disp tt. His
:iin e Wm.IfU i e27 years ad
his gift is thaki ge tilg' fire throih' the
V(UnZ of his b by n4nipu
'tios with 10 lnia eKif l"i
thnolkerahief d th t I, n hisoth, ru
vigorously with his hands whlie breathing
it, and immediately ijt ,urts into flaa d
it untiti t consuned.'- fle will strip, ise
out his mouth thoroughly, wash his h and.
submit to the most rigid examination ,to pre-
clude the possibility of any humbu t-hen by
his' breath blown upon any Ien-
velop it in flaxnt; _iHeJwi1, w g )ing,
and without matchiesdesir ', lie down
after collecting dry leaves, breathing on
them start the fire and the fly take aoff his
wet stockings and dry t] lIt is impossible
to persuade him to do: re.than twice in a
day; and the effortr ,4 attended with the
most extreme exhau He :will .sink, a
chair after doing it, a 4n0 occasion, after'
he had a newspaper M narrated, I placed
mhy hand on his, head 'Yered his scalp
to be violently twitdhinga idr intense ex-
citement. 5Be will do it A, time, no matter
where he is, under any ci snatances, and I
have' repeatedly known of h hitting back from
the dinner table, taking a allow of water,
and by blowing on his a t o 1nce set it on
fire. He is ignorwat, t ,at, he first
disowred hisst gea p, i intialingand
exhalinga on. ttiat ie idke sisea"l ttte
suddenly burned while inm "'aiids. t i. cer-
-tainly no htumbug ,bttttw 'it?.. Doesphys-
iology give ;a l' htan '' So. where?

The Ether Spray an Imm. ete Cure for
-Neuralgia.. ..
Dr. McColganan extoll t. r a|e of their or
rhigolene spray fbr' th .%tcfitleous relief
principally of facial nuu' e 'Xe first had
cOcadsion to observe its gf tifflics upon his


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., Terrapin Farrm.,
The folloiwxg account,,(frop th .lib .,
phia Times,) of a somewhatt 'igular istnstry'
ia New Jewsey, may prov4 aggestive to pome
of our Fldridta raiders:
Leaving the' beach a4nd the sai.4d*th p.on
which' Atlantic City retts, the Iy4..reets the
great salt madlhei of th, Je Ae t, which
stretch back until the ,lev of. coae,
sedgy grass meets, the dge. Dgiak
and dark the slimry nme .e l-
ing reptiles and succe
tdes, which have rema" 41 gh
countless ages of ti '. me
wide-awake' etrse of

by4act
n.,be raised on a s
the futitrme tcah ma


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-e".:w York and hilt e tfi'ii tIrkeb has
drained the, resourdts of the whole'Jersey coast,
and it is only a question of time near at hand
.When terrapin in its native wids will. become
nearly, if not quite, extinct. To overcome this
fearful famine a limited number of Jerseymen
have made this delicious reptile a study, and
the knowledge secured .resulted in. the farm,
which bids fair to rank among Atlantic City's
rarest attractions. So far not much beauty has
been evolved, but Cape May has been beaten,
and this alone is sufficient to bring a profitable
return for the outlay.
When State Senator Gardiner began his
searching explorations 'toterrapinto terrain lore' he
found that scientists had sadly neglected to in-
form themselves about the domestic life of the
Jersey "diamond-back." Professor Baird, of
the Smithsonian sepulture, at Washington, was
approached on the subject, but he proudly
pointed to his fossil remains of the "diamond-
'backs" of the saurian age, and proved that the
turtles of. that day were abundantly able to get
along without theaid ofa prying Jerseyman.
In order to overcome the lack of-scientific in-
formation, a small family of terrapins were col-
lected a few years ago, and it hagproved atnost
interesting study to learn thetaste, inclinations,
length. of ,life, as well as the time it takes to
,each its greatest perfection. The "diamond-
back" terrapin never leaves it home by the s'e,
while nearFy every moment of its life is spent d
burrowing in the salt water mud, where it lies
torpid for more than six months in the year,
losing nothing, however, but apparently draw-
ing sustenance from the mud where it isburied.
As thousands of dollars have been already in-
vested in this new industry, the impbrtanCe of
the subject is readily brought to mind. After
five years of existence a well-behaved terrapin
leaves the bottom of the muddy salt pond, crawls
to the edge of the adjoining warm sand in the
'balmy month of June, and deposits from four-
teen to twenty eggs, which she carefully con-
ceals in the warm sand. After this performance
Mme. Terrapin goes back her boudoir of mud
with all the calm indiffer ce of modern moth-
erhood. But a foe of the st relentless kind is
at hand in the shape ofs rd called the crow,
which speedily unearths terrapin eggs, and
they ire dispatched at. solitary banquet.
Senator Gardiner belie that the crow has
more to do withhe ext on of the terrapin
than the hunter who r s it his business to
furnish the markets. A i own that the young
terrapin sleeps du first year of exist-
ence, never leaving were the egg is de-
posited, freezing an t awing within the bosom
of mother earth and growing like the roots that
surround them. t is believed by some of the


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THE FLORIDA DISPATCH. IS. '5;


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jndnd aror-: It id ti-4 dr^sB^^mttle
though it has not reached, perfect m atuity.
.Whn jt.ia attained, ita .seventh year its rd--
1maiic flayor ,assu t highest perfection,
and a morsel has ~aee fo,.d fit for the palate'
of the gods. .
'Senator Gardi ir'q terrapin farm begins
within a few feet of his garden and only a lit-
tle way from the rear cottage door, Let the
reader imagine a strip. 6f narrow dry ear4t
jofiing to the great salt marsh which streatce
to the 'Inlet, coveringK cree in extent.
the right a largp.shhillow lpiond has leen exca
vt id, which .is filled ad fesy wipe da .by the
salt water pushed in by. 'the; tides. Wimndi
here and thee through itesiedgyplaiin'sri
narrow canals which lead to the polid and. te-
miinate at the inlet, and only the winid-rmills are
necessary to 'complete a Holland landscape.
At intervals a rude construction of timber
noticed, which is placed'id govern the inflow
ing waters as well as to ward, off the deleterio,
consequences of frost andi ice.' A fence s.i
ouns the ponds which .hisetn suk ree;
feet i themud, ag this' aepti has e fn
necessary to keep the terrpmin o crrw n
away. A brilliant panoa r
tv tiosn of Atlanit. C ityIs te t
In his declinii.g yards he sits in i1ota
'the sea.. At his feet spread, out hs
possessions which he has Wijrpp the, '"-
thinlet, gemmed with m,' c f
cArry is damnd-back treasure syon 4
sea. _, " ._ '" :
COEIENT AND LiMfE" WA p.-4ti4ply
the inuiry of a cor, ~6e1 itt b
pe e paye: "An excelUt wgi h 1" ]
is made of hydhaiulic cement(w teliim) ~4le
with, skimm.n mi k to4be,' proper co ist"noe,
nnd put oon with a brush.,fIt will adbieaws .
stone, or wood, and makes a light f
r color. It.. becomes very. ,hard. :A .g im
wash is made as follows: One bushel of fr l
burned lime is slaked thoroughly, stirred'anM
strained into a 40-gallon barrel,, 2, LMindp of
S' panish' vhite is' then well mixed, gradaally
with water and a.ded to the. lime; then4t?
pounds of course salt and 12 poundsof brown
coarpe, sugpi. aedissolvedJn enough water to
~11l the .barr, l. nd' th: solution .is addeO ; the
whole is well stirred04 d 4s then ready. .r se.
It is put on in the + iaal y,y with a brush, an4d
tw or4three coats should be given. ,A good
stone color is ;madeby a44ig fouo puwds of
'raw umber and two pounds oflamp-black, first
mixed with a small quantity very smoothly.


investigating Jerseymenthat two years of terra-
ipin;.li azpe htt i,. this torpid state, ;without
;stioement or scarce: any changes. From the
sooqndito the r faith year.,the terrapin leads a,
, kAnd of .vagrant, ife; adl is-let 'alone because
of no market valge., It finds safety from vora-
jcou bstbanmd fish, because it continually bur-
rows in the sof mud, never venturing any dis-
tance out tQt Hence itinai&"terra," which
means.t~i 'd pin,"i because. its,sticks so
close to 4 es the little reptile bur-
rows three. i i1 the ..oft mud. During
the period ii t it feeds on the
, fuse4 461 And. otherelittle'shell-ike.
ereati~bun w It water so abimda'ntly
lbo at^tedto choose its wn
Sfod ;' to p rf byf64 and feast on drie1
b4f--in other wo hen Senator Gardihe j


F', liorida has been in an unsettled condition
f~o: it: discovery in 1512; conquered and re-
,g9n5umered, ceded andI receded, troubled with
.9lin wars, plunged ihto a civil contest just
A. f0iae when entering on. a period of prosper-
y, w,:whih broke down and impoverished her
b ,"wi ple. Since being admitted ais one of
thft UJited States, in 1845,,until ,about the close
.O late civil war, her resources have .re.
,N' latent and undeveloped, and her sixty
. ptnand square miles of territory wild and
unbrhabited. Since that period the intelligence
[of kte wqrld, almost, has been directed to this
favo. cotintry, and thousands have annually
sought and are still;seeking homes within her
bounds,, As soon as the advantages and attrac-
tions of this productive semi-tropicl State can
be sufficiently known, capital and industry will


The Sin of Fretting.
HELEN'HUNT says: "There is' one sin which
seems to me is everywhere and by everybody
under-estimated, and quite too much over-
looked in valuation of character.
"It is as common as air, as speech; so common
that unless it rises above its usual monotony we
do not even observe it. Watch any ordinary
coming together of people, -and see how many
minutes it will be before somebody frets-that
is, makes more or less complaining statement of
something or other, which most probably every
one in the room, or the car, or the street-corner,
as it' may be, knew before, nd which most prob-
ably nobody. can help. Why say anything
about it? -, It is cold, it is hot, it is wet, it is
dry; ;somebody has broken an appointment, ill-
cooked, a meal; stupidity or bad faith some
rwherd bas resulted in discomfort. There are'
plenty of things to fret about. It is simply as-
tdiisI.bg hdw:much annoyahee and. discomfort
tiiay .i found in the course of every diay's, li.-
ig 'btven at the simplpt, if one -nly' kepaa,
sharp eye out.on that side of things. Een.Holy
LWrit. says .we are born to trouble 1s's parks fly
upward.. !it even as the sparked fly upward,
Sthe blacdkest of smoke, there is a blue sky
ave, and the' less time they 'will reach it.
ting. is all time wasted on the road."
6, 3 industrious, daughter. 'hus the be.t
have ever found the best husbands at
ti of duty. Rebecca went to the well to
iierf f mels and. caught Isaac's matrimo-
nia Rachael went out with the sheep
And ou ob and a kiss waiting for het.
Ruth wro g the wheat field and married
rirh. AbiMg' ustled around and baked 200
iavres of bre and loaded up a whole coni-'
amissa trai s personaly led .out tb
S. husband iwtthin a wek
er fie and if yo .persis-
entlvy u,%,dkl t*he washltdb, you fed,
assured that no ill marry you for your
mOney. -Bu awkeye..

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A .P DS ABOUT FLORIDA.
'? ro and Con.
.kFdoaids i .the only State in the Union.
it is.not tbe -o4l ood State in the Union. It6is
by homeaMnsit ly fit and desirable country
fra, white m 0o, live in. It is not the only
'healthy eoultry, the world. Is does not coI-
t ,aii lof tl eM igence and progtess noi all
of tlie o,)p meit,: She, iste largest State east of the Miss-
,isippi Riv0r 'and to claim that she ,combines
alJjiha, deaill features to fee found, while the
,et. [are 'wothl~ay is to assume that the im-
.qatp me ,f therinhabitants of other States,
iyh a:e ear ~elyadd .eagerly inquiring, and in
o.ry waty seekirg~Aformation in regard to her,
are )o preposterdus and lacking of sense to make
eivabhle citizens in any country which may
sees them..


tatoes (both kinds,) atid ohefi ttfgs tbo
numerous 'to mefition't, i : thert hat
will pay the odrigif g 0 er, thdn 'hairve
a flock of hens T6tfiini thAh 'lM "0rove,
keeping the earth well eating many
insects and bugs thlt are eenies to the orange,
and their droppings enri d much
better than what is done ithT many of the,
commercial fertilizers no' 'tlie tnarket. And
again, with such a climati'.6tirs, the raiser,!
with or without the use .zI incubato', can
hatch chickens any month iinthe .y a. o ,to
have plenty of eggs and ptry .try t' t Athe
time of year that they bring the ,ig.estprices.
Our farmers would do w' l tA put more
money into poultry and ie s iif6 'bogs, for is
not poultry the much more healthy ands.'tter
food oftlie twopindd is certainly more 'prbfita-
ble.:, .Gi',e tis itGen more, than a' passing
'thought`, hnd you will never regret it..
THOMAS .LORD. -.


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come, and she will then be one of the wealth-
iest and most prosperous States in. the Union.
The question frequently asked by those de-
siring to locate in Florida is', "What is the class
of the soil, and what can we raise?"
To such we would state that the soil in the
greater portion of the State is sandy, except in
the hill lands and hammocks, where large por-
,tions of the clay and alluvium are to be found.
The sand is not the sharp, silicious dand of the
ocean, or in any way resembling the sandy
lands of other States; this soil has more'or less
of loam, and a large percentage of line 'and or-
ganic remains, giving it much. fertility. The
country is well watered, not only by its,larger
and smaller rivers and lakes,: but by. in'mner-
able creeks anid springs. The principal agri-
&iltuiral products are corn, cotton, su giWicanie,
sweet land Irish 'potatoes, oats, rye,' 'ieas, pea-
-nuts, rice, etco Fruits of nearly' every kiniid will
,grow in Florida, unless, it he. mitle e tpe
northern portion,, where some kinds Are grown
more successfully than elsewhere.. Takin~all
'itd Consideration, what is there to prernitthis
frt~i being one among!thb greatest countiftes'in
therworid ? Qur peoplerare not unselfianb ,As
they cannot pccupy jhe whqe of this charming
country, they desire that others 'should come,
and see iM, study its resources and advantitges,,
and when new-comers of pluck and enetgy'see
what they can do within her borders, theyin-:
vite them to settle among them ap, ewijoy the
"peace and plenty" of her soil, climate, etc.,;
within them.
Don't come to Florida believing that all you
will have to do is to sit down and idlB away the
hou s,,and that riches will pile up for you. Iut
if you have nerve ii, your arms, vigor in your
muscles, determination in .your head, enegy
,n4 enterprise i your make-up, and a love for
,9pd inj.yQtr soi Oome oni look tough the
Sate, aad wherever you ;ind. loelity to suit i
you, settle down and go to work, ad.,you wil.
soon be out of the reaeh of want.-Eloride T,
telligencer. ,


Will tePoultry Busiess Pay in,. f a ?T
Editoresof TheiFlorid Dispatch: t )o'j
We would answer, "yes; 'ifcai4ied' With
the same judgment and care as any li ~4egiti-
imate. business. It is a bosihaMb it' n"6n-
not be made a success df by eve o q lbt tnany
are not fitted for it any more than1 r~ Thi n
is fitted to be a lawyer,,mechanic &att.
A man who has a hasty temper, 6 !balWAs,
need never expect to' 6^d" 'bkt' those!
that will'give it care,'att~it o B ht te
bound to; for is not almost 'fg 6ita-
ble, with a fine climate, both? r I
cheap, and in a greater pe;t rthh ttt'" t e
poultry raiser tn'raise dlljV A di ii.delf,;
such as corn; tiee, barlyif'ttte hfofs, '. o-


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~orNs ondi~neg.


SCUPPERIOQNGG WINES.
fiterestinrg Lettt from Father Hugon.
Referring to our comment on the quantity of
wine said to have been made from five bushels
, of Scuppernong grtpes, (DsPATCH, November
20,) Father Hugon, of Tallahassee, writes us
the following very pleasant and satisfactory
explanation of his process:
TALLAHASSEE, FLA., November,23, 1882.
Editors of The Florida Dispatoh:
; A friend sent me the number of THE FLOR-
IDA DISPATCH having your comment on nmy
wine making, remarking, that I would be very


Ii


"Mock Orange"-Osage Orange, Etc.
A subscriber of Campsville, Fla., asks:
Is the Mock Orange and the Osage Orange
all the same.plant? And is it poisonous for cat-
tle to eat ?
REPLY.-They are not the same. The pois-
onous tree, sometimes called "Mock Orange,"
is the Cerasus Caroliniana, or "Carolina Ever-
green Cherry." It is known also (erroneously)
as "Wild Olive," "Wild Peach," Lauria
Mundi, &c., and is fatal to cattle, if eaten
freely.
The "Osage Orange," or Bois d'Arc. of Ar-
kansas, is a Maclura; and, we believe, harm-
less. The wood is very hard and durable;
seedling plants have been much used, in the
West, for defensive hedging; and, of late, the
leaves have been fed, successfully, to silk worms.
For many reasons, the Osage Orange has not
been planted for hedging in the South. It' is a
deciduous tree ; and we have several evergreens,
such as the Macartney Rose, the Pyracantha,
the Yucca, etc., which are superior to the Osage
Orange, either as ornamental or defensive
hedge-plants.-EDs.
Taxing Young Orange Groves.
BRONSON, FLA., November, 1882.
Editors of The Florida Dispatch :
In THE DISPATCH of November 13th, I saw
an article characterized by the above heading,
written by Mr. J. B. Oliver, and copied from
the Gainesville Advocate.
He must have penned the above article with-
out a knowledge of the La# of Taxation, now
in force in this State, or else he places a differ-
ent construction upon the same, from what my
.understanding would lead me to believe, was
the law as laid down in McClelland's Digest ;
chapter 174, page 868, section 14, which dis-
tinctly says:
"All groves of orange, lemons, limes, bananas,
guavi 'and other tropical fruits, shall not be
subjected to a greater tax than the said lands
on which the same are situate would be sub-
jected if planted in corn or cotton; Provided,
That nothing in this section shall be, construed
to exempt from taxation, at the legal rates,
upon a fair assessment thereof, all groves of
bearing fruit trees, or upon nurseries of such
trees planted for sale." ,
That the akove groves can only be taxed as
so many a~s of cleared land is, I think, a
proper constpption.
I beg that you consult the above section, and
if you agree with me, as I think you must, then
give the propey explanation through your pa-
per as a means fc orrecting such impressions
as may have beei formed in accordance with
your last issue; ;: such a law as therein stated,
would be exceedgly damaging to the interest
of, the State, and, ofcourse, to the people. J.


much amused, and indeed, I was. You think
"I stretch my blanket a little too wide." I
hope another year to stretch it a little wider.
I did not think my wine making was anything
phenomenal, and if it' got into, the papers it
went in through some friend who thought it
extraordinary.
You say that "from three to five gallons to
the bushel of grape is about as much wine as
can reasonably be expected." I see you lay a
stress upon the word wine, and in this I per-
fectly agree with you ; however, I would think
it most extraordinary to make five gallons of
wine out of one bushel of grapes. If I call my
No. 2 and No. 3 wines, I use the word in a
generic sense, as it is commonly used in this
country. We say orange-wine, -blackberry-
wine, though theoretically speaking, no amount
of these fruits could make a drop of wine.
My No. 1 is real wine, and you see I made

but seven gallons of it, though, according to.
your reckoning, I could havemade 15?or 25. I
made but seven-not a gallon and a half to the
bushel. There rema'ped then-according, to
your reckoning-from 8 to 18 gallons of wine
in the pulps. No wonder, therefore, that, by
adding water and sugar I did make 22.gallon
of strong "piquette." Having not allowed t
two first Wines to thoroughly ferment, on.l
pulps, and not pressing these pulps, the as
still enough ferment left to change the pugar I
added with the water into alcohol and r e 17
gallons of second piquette. As the wordcl.quette
is not used in English, and as the rentedd
juice of any fruit is commofty ine, I do
not think "I stretched my blank ide" by
calling my piquettes wines.
In France, after the wine n inade and
the pulps pressed, water, with sugar, is added
to the mass, and piquette o nd wine is made,
which is quite palatable ut I did not press,
and add sugar, there "lhad a much better
quality of piquette,. chi without much
stretching, can be cal We.
You say "you would e tq be obliged to
drink much of No. 2 1o. 3 'vintages.'"
There's where the joke co ', and which I
suppose my friend meant W n he sent THE
DISPATCH number, for be hai te4the differ-
ent wines. Several who ha .ed these two
"vintages" like much better' 3 than No. 2.
There was even. an invalii her, ,whod had
traveled extensively `*rou opeand was
ordered to drink wine, le g tasted sev
eral wines on the market bpi preferred my
No. 3 even to my No. 2, sa |ted. ome-
what like the Rhine wines. a ay differ ;
for my part, I prefer No. 2K .Io4 1.
I had two gentlemen, who~ ~i taste my
wines, one is the most success rower in
Florida, the other is a renkw i^ nority on
wines, having written a warbh French and
Spanish on that subject, which t for him
a decoration from Queen Ii dSpain, no
small authority, to taste *Me.t amy wines.
They both liked very much 1o."led 'No. 2.


finger; cut off dead and disease limbs only,
6. I favor thorough and .iCequent cultiva-
tion and mulching With co peas, and allow no
weeds to grow or stumps tor remain. '' -A
7. Use none. Whei. I u9s bone meal shall
broadcast it over hei gtve iust before culti-
vating it.. "'
8. Use budded trees and prefer them to all
others.
9. N o. .... .
10. Have onlyoqaea, present, whieh is now in
fruit for the first Ume. If I like the fruit shaill
put in more; it it the Miktdo.
11. Figs require fietilizers.; I have not given
them' much attentionn as yet; .san~ with the
banana. Guavas do find; ; shall :put in ,an
acre in the spring, uido a likre number ofipines.
A 12 antd 13. Ha it''tried them yet.
14. No grapes ':shall piut in somn Scupper-
nongs when I ca i get fited for them:
My greatest trouble has been to get my land


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beled, often are no blood relation to the grape;
and I know whereof I speak.
You called me Old Father Hugan; you may
have made a. mistake, my name not being Hau-
gan; but if it is 'meant for me that epithet
makes me more venerable, even to my.o4wn
eyes. I remain, gentleman, yours truly
.eJ.o. xI'uoo.
Wild Florida Cotton.
A gentleman of DuPont, Ga., wdtes us "as
follows ..
Editors of The Florida
I notice that there Ahaa a wild cotton
discovered growing l orida, the bolls
of which are quite e avoe, the ,kindness
to inform me of t of this otton, the
county in which it diud, fd 4 fren .whom I
can procure somepft d, ',Your reply will |
oblige, -. , .': 'H
REPLY--We kno ilMk4. 1" thb d ton
alluded to.4Pn V i .buth '! a teiadit s tell
us, g. "
e. 11 "I-i s t peri, .. :
f 'The following va p ave
appeared sooner, but has bhen crowded out by
'press of other matter :
FOREST HOME 1 FA, )'
NEW SMYRNA, FLA., 1882. J
Editors of The F lQrida Dispatch :
Although I am not a member of the Fruit-
Growers' Association, I hope to join as soon as
I go to Jacksonville. I will try and answer
the questions asked in your circular, And pub-
lished in THE DISPATCH. I have a homestead
of 160 acres, on the best pine ridge on the'At-
lanic coast, south of St. Angustine, located one-
quarter of a mile west of the Hillsborqugh
River, and I find I can raise, with good atten-
tion, all the various kinds of tropical and semi-
tropical fruits with littlee protection.
1. I am cultivating oranges, lempns, li~0es,
citron, figs and guavas, and have 'many limes
and guavas in bearing, and a few other. ,
2. The orange crop -will be smaller than
usual.
3. Scale insect is the most troublesome, but
their ravages are easily overcome by dusting
the trees wZith shell lime, and washing the bod-
ies and drenching the foliage with whale-oil
soap, and giving thorough cultivation.
4. The soil is high pine land-first quality;
k#ave never used any of the commercial' fertiliz-
ers; put in two crops of Clay peas, :or oip of
Clay and one of. Conch ; cut when in bi1Q6om
and mulch; the first crop place around 'tihe
trees the last cut and let them rot green all
over the grove. Shall use bone meal from time
to time, and may use lime if I think it requires
it... .
5. Prune entirely with the thumb and fore-


t


No. 3 was pronounced just the'thkg fbi Ameri-
cans; just what they liked. No.. iws oonsid-
ered a good wine, which, with age, butild be-
come very fine; and it was though, that treat-
ing Scuppernong by this.proemwwAstdid' be the
best method to make use ofit fl$ wine making,
for it is very -rich in fermenting principles,
which often causes the wine to ferngt the sec-
qnd time, even a year after it has been made.
It was, however, thought that ajudicious mix-
ing of No. 1 and No. 2 would make a superior
wine. I never would have thought my wine
would have passed judgment before such dis-
tinguished wine connoisseurs. I would, how-
ever, advise others to tryf this process, and I
may assure them that they will secure for
themselves a cheap, abundant and 'wholesome
drink of a much better "vintage" than the im-
hported wineses" which though beautifully Ia-


THEFLRD DIPTH


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THE FLORIDA DISPATCH s5


cleared of stumlps. I will plant no field until
they are removed, a;4d I hope. to go North this
fall and shaliget me a stump-puller ,apd other
labor-saving tiachinAs. I have. farmed it too
long in Western Massachusetts, along the Con-
nebtiitt"villey, to 'be satisfied with the imple-
mentoilow' hi use, and I hope the next State
Fair ill iduements to our manufactur-
ers to mxhibt If so, and I am able, I will
bring a 'good 'itiodtion of tools, among them
a plow" t 10 h two horses, with which
any aan',4 d drive a pair ofhorses,
cn plO r'd ay 'from, foi. inches
to d ftee d d. ay Wish. When I go
SNo6h I' w 1i ee you. Would like
Tyotfobntidr t. ob16 1I shall intrbdiice.
#1- ^et'that a boy' of fitfet
caid UiM tiAid~,il afi "a e-i 'rnp in the State.
W6' need Itb~or.i-i'i achines and more thor*-
^ M.,a I .^1 ^ . ,' '


bwitfh, YU;^ t B i i eet
with the most 'unhbiUha t
enterprise, is th ..ae"att wj ,yours trit
.. : o, J. EN.

More Kind Words.
'A valid subscriber in South Florida, writes :
Editors of The Florida Dispateh:
"Your paper comes to my household regular,,
more so than any other papqr, for which please
accept our most heartfelt thanks, Your paper;
is a treasure. Possibly I rpay, appreciate it
more, because I live in this far-off and isolated
region. We believe, howeypr that there i po
better paper published it the Stte. 'It was
good lcing before it'-pt on its ne' suit-ceri-
tainly aJ little treasur,; but now it is better, and
we w~oaeU i'tAvery wqgk i4to the fimilyr ir-
cle. Don't forget tp,seiad it, tnd we will try
and not forget to pay for it. I
"Very truly yours,. H."

Cabbages,; Efrtyfind Late.

TWENTY-F[GHT VARIPI T ., JNDgR
GARDEN CULTURE A& THE XIEW YORK AG-
PICULlrtJRAL 1EXPERt61ET ST0TIO. -
Tweity-eight Varfe idAbUlges nrly Arid
late, were.tetedm under~ r.rdewlt mf rJ The
seeds.-,thirty of each. sopW-We pl pt ip. t4
cold frame, April ? and 8, and tliepint trani
planted to the garddi April 2', in roWs three
eet' apart, plants two feet' apart irn ~ithi'ows,
the soil inade moderately rih1 and the, plants
kept cultivated throughout th1 seae"- with a

SOne of theit trohliles We idit "'* in- the
varieties i"dt coming true to nhatie,'atthougb
the Abeds were proeered- of~- twoswrthty seds-
man.' Thus, Hendeirb#fiarly Sutniteri gave


but 13 gen-tide plant, 86%, etfieit&QIfinthl, 25;




large difference between the erm4 pow-
ers of the different varieties eed. tfno case
however, did all 30 seeds veoet Xv to e!A
29 seeds; in 4 cases, 2; I n cases, 27; m .
cases, ?N; in 1 case, 24 in 2 s, >2* ; P ; 6
cases, 22, &c. The first to arriyv at edible nw
turity was the Early Oxheat and the Noapa&
reil on July ,P. Vilmorin's Ezrly,EFlat DutA
and Newark Early Flati Dutch leamp two 4vds
later, then followed, on Augusti,,. ie Early
Ulm Savoy, the Early Jersey Wakefield and
the ARly Winnigstadt; on Augtgat4 COgnnen-
iball and Little Pixie; on Aatget41, Haider-
son't Early Summnei; -Crae'hs Earlyan howein-
iarteQuithtal Early Ble6d ted Eritet. on Au-
"gust 15, Sugar Loaf, Fottler's Improved Early
Brunswick, Large York and Danis] Drumhead;


on August 22, Premium Flat Dutch, Improved
American Savoy, Early Bleichfeld, Early York,
Stone Mason, Red Drumhead, Drumhead Sa-
voy and Red Dutch; on September 1, St.
Denis Drumhead, and on October 17, Bergen
Drumhead.
Those plants that produced as many heads as
there were plants were Schweinfurt Quintal
and Early Winnigstadt. Green Glazed pro-
duced no heads, and among those which pro-
duced buit few may be mentioned the Early Ulm
Savoy, 7 heads from 29 plants; Henderson's
Early Summer, 10 heads from 28 plants; Su-
gar Loaf, 9 heads from 22 plants; Fottler's
Improved Early Brunswick, 12 heads from 28
plants; Improved American Savoy, 8 heads
rom 27 plants.; Early York, 5 heads from 22
plants; Drumhead Savoy, 7 heads from 19
plants; Bergen Drumhead, 5 heads from 12
'plants; St. Denis Drumhead, 6 heads from 23
plants. .Seleeting the few. varieties which com-
mend themselves to us,. w., can name the Vil-
morin's .Early Flat Dutch, ,at edible.maturi-
ty July 28, .9 seeds germinating, giving 17
heads, and the trimmed heads, weighing about
4 pounds ai piece; the .Newark Early, Flat
)Dutch, at edible maturity July. 28, furnishing
heads from 22 seeds; which vegetated, and
rippnipd heads weighing about 5J pounds;
early .Winnigstadt, which was edible Au-
", furnished 23 heads from 23 plants which
lb ed, the trimmed heads weighing about
,3* ^;the Schweinfurt Quintal, which
N HIEX or the table August 11, which gave
24 m 29 plants, the trimmed heads
weighiO g 7 pounds and very solid.-E.
ieuis t t,M, D, Director..

I- ", ..
SFlorida- i mwing ing abundance several
vaertes 'df .frait---The Guad--nd
we have frequ... led the attention' of our
readers to the jell ade from it, which, taking
all things ir~t, deration, is the finest jelly
in the world .
""' 6Fo iuavas .uto jelly and
[arqn-a i .asminig large proportions, and
jis deti*edf .e an important industry in this

ral tiea facturers have already estab-
liRshe sols and have succeeded in build-
ing up oet.atns for manufacturing a supe-
rior article:.,"'Aong the best known of these
is WAnei ddMA Co., whose advertisement ap-
ears in fins issue, and'to which we call the
especi~i, mention of our Northern friends.
Their ,ha1lnde" is already celebrated, and they
ship to alltparts of thie.UJnited' States. They
have at presr i,000 tutblers of it, and those
of our friends who have -never tasted this deli-
cious jelly, wQuld d- wel to send for a few
tumblers az d see what glo-id'a already produces
in tie wav of bellies. Northern merchants and


*groerssbould at least lay ii a small stock, for
undoubtedlyy a good demand ',could be estab-
lishted for them. Give Wirrock & Co. a trial

FIokida State FMr I
SFull Premium List in next week's DiseATCri.
I. .


* i~q~i'eia1.
F


Florida Dispatch Line.
S. NEW YORK, December 1,1882.
Spoia to 'The F orida dDispTth
SRceipts of oranges via Florida D)ispatch
Line and southernn Express Company, for week.
ending to-day: 9,000 boxes, calling from $4 to
$6 per box. C. D. OWENS.


Jacksonville Wholesale Prices.
Corrected weekly, by JONES & BOWEN, Wholesale and
Retail Grocers, Jacksonville, Fla.
FRUITS-
SUGARS-Granulated.......................................... 1
White Ex. C...................................... 91
Golden C.. .................. .... ............ 8
Pow dered............................................. 11
Cut Loaf.............................................. 11
COFFEE, Rio-Fair............................... ..... 9
Good............................................ 10
Choice .......................................... 11
Best .............................................. 12
Java G .............................................. 18
M ocha ........................... .............. .... 35
Peaberry.............................................. 18
Maracaibo.................... ......................... 18
Any of above grades roasted to order
FLOUR-Snow Drop, best, patent........... 775
N. A.patent............. ........................ 7 50
Oreole, 2d best....................................... 7 25
Pearl, 3d best....................................... 7 00
Orange Co., No. 1.................................. ..6 50
M EATS-Bacon........................... .......... ........... 11 to 12I
Hams (Merwin & Sons)........................ 17
Shoulders... ........................................... 12
HoMINY-Pearl, per bbl..................................... 5
MEAL-per bbl.......................................... 5 15
LARD.-Refined in pails...................................... 13Y
BUTTER-Very best, kegs (on ice)............... 35 to40
CHEESE-Full cream......................................... 15
Half cream............................. ....... 14
TOBACCo-Smoking-"the Boss" Durham %s
S and e s......................................... 32
"The Boss" Durham 1 lb pkge......... 30
"Sitting Bull" P. (genuine) Y8s........ ..
"Sitting Bull" (genuine) s........... 75
"Sitting Bull" (genuine) 9............. 49
"Sitting Bull" (genuine) 1lb pkge.. 45
Plug-"'Shell Road" 4 plugs to lb,, 30
lb boxes................................. 55
"Florida Boys" 5 plugs to lb., 30 lb
boxes........................ .........36
"Florida Girls"-Bright twist, 14 to
lb., 17 lb boxes....................... 50
Cigars-"Long Branch"a very pop-
ular brand, per thousand......... 27 00
"Our X" choice cigar, easy smoker 24 00
"Our XX a very choice smoker.... 26, 00
"Florida Boys," (we are State Agt,) 3500
SOAP AND STARCH-Colgate's 8 oz., per box.. 3 50
Peerless, 8 oz., per box....................... 3 50
Starch, lump, per lb...... ................... 6c
HOPS, YEAST CAKES, BAKING POWDERS-
Hops, per lb................. ............................. 15@22c
Agqr's Fresh Yeast Cakes, per doz.......... 60c
Grant's 3-Dime Baking Powder, per
doz. 1 b................................................. 2 25
Town Talk Baking Powder, per doz. 1 lb. 2 25
Royal Baking Powder, perdos. % lb..... 2 70
Royal Baking Powder, per doz. s bf...... 1 50
COUNTRY PRODUCE. *
Florida Sugar and syrups ruling high
for first grades.
POTATOEs-dI'lsh, per bbl., new..................... 3@3 25
, each... .............. ....................... 204
EfQ8-,Per. doz .............. ................... .38@49
HIES,-DryP Flit Cow Hides, per.b., first class t.
Country Dry Salted, perib...;............. 9@11
Butcher DrySalted, per lb................... 9
Damaged Hides....................... ........ 6
Kip and, Calf, 81bs. and under ................ 10
SKINs--RaW Deer Skins, per lb....... ............ 5
Deer Sktns Salted, per lb................ 6@30
FURS ---Otter, each, (Summer no value) Win-
ter......... ............................. ....... .... ; l 0 4 00
]accoon, each.:................................ 5@15
W ild Cat, each....................................... i 2
F' ox, each ....i......q........................... ....:. 15
BEESWAX-per &l ..................................... 20
WooL-Free frdm bautr, perlb ............ 17@22
Burry, per ib... .... ...... .... ....,. 11@15
GOAT SKINS-Each per lb. ........................ .... 10


A Truck Farm nn" Sa.
vannah. ,: ,
I have placed in my hands for sale on*fr the most de-
sirable farms in this locality. Being within aun hour's
drive of the city u'on a beautiful road"bf. hard' shell, it
possesses all of the advantages (9.j a burban home.
The tract comprises 650 aqres wit _f one mile
upon the White Blff Rod l handsomest
drive in this vicinity. The lan tea :to, the cul-
ture of any of the Southern P1 ides .having a
fine range for cattle. The presf i 'is no 6wsupply-
ing the butchers with beef f pon this range.
The improvements consist ofa 'residence, valua-
ble barn, stables, servant's 01 0 e wrole tract
is under good fence. Bes e vegetable crop
raised last year, this farm' ppjiet the Savan-
nah market with the best 1inise in the vi-
cinity.
This fine property can l- t ,at a bargain aS the
owner is compelled to1ch l sines Address
Real SlWti.Dealer, 1]6 Bay street
to jan 8 '83 Savannah, Ga.


FLORIDALfANDS.



Parties wising to Sell IA"4s .
Parties wishing to Locate Homesteads.
Parties wishing to make Cash Entries of GOvern.
meant Lands.
Parties wishing to Loan Money..,
Part wishing to Borrow Moe. ,
P axrts wishing to Invest Money,
Should cal onor addre ,
IW, B. CLARIKON & CO.,
Q o We4t Bay stACSet,
P.O. Box 852. (dec 4 tf) JACKSONVILLE.


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.million 4Of.4911Wt* i ~kitially iht" fbrifgti
!hands for the raw necessary to feed
the silk mills of the _itd States ? These
mills up eadbe up y e._pro.tuqOe
and t02ii. t o
supplies to aid and stlppirt our own people.
Silk can be raised withl.., much certainty as
cotton, with less expeAse and greater profit.
'Faith to adopt and a i-A ltfo-n to perseveitratft
the only requisite n. 16 givi
ampp tus to sirictU iras .eyentual
the 'United States one of e most prosperous.
silk-producing countries in the world. '
I will answer, with measuree, all inmuiriesvf
this subject. Enclose a stamped id16 f
reply. Rk r.etfl .
HawkievUle, rplaski County, Ga.


Silk Culture in the South.
Mrs. J. B. Mitchell, of Hawkinsville, Ga.,
writes the New York Sun, as follows:
At present, silk culture claims the attention
of all classes and conditions of our people, and
as I have been a successful worker in this new
field, I will say to those interested, that silk
culture is, beyond doubt, the most remunerative
of any ordinary pursuit. The rearing of silk
worms and the management of a cocoonery are
verysimple, and any onie with patience, perse-
verance and care, will succeed. Silk culture,
as a vocation, is specially suited to women and
children, There' is nothing disagreeable nor.
degiirading connected with the enterprise. It is.
healthy, pleasant, and profitable, requiring so
little capital that t1e most humble nay enter
,the-ranks and become successful producers.s If
,you have mulberry and Os.age orage trees, you
will have nothing to buy except a few thou-
,sand eggs to make a beginnings and now, or
during the Winter' months, is tie best time to
secure good' eggs for an early start. Many
ask, "How can I expect to succeed' I never
saw a silk worm. That was my position ex-
actly. I never saw :a silk-worm egg until I
bought them; neither a, silk, worm Oor a co-
coon, until I raised them. Yet I am success-
ful. Silk that I raised last year. was" reeled and
,woven in the handsome brocade presented tq
Mrs. Lucretia R. Garfield by the Woman' Silk
Culture Association of. Philadelphia. T'is is
sufficient proof that ignorance in the beginning
is no sign of a failure. After repeatedd experi-
ments, I am satisfied that silk worms fed on the
Morus Multicaulis nntil the 'third moult, and
then fef& entirely on the'Morus'Alba up to spin-
nig0 of cocoons, will give the best results.
Thainty-six per cent. is generally allowed for'
loaIe. My worms d .d ot" ie, and this.unusual
good luck, .I can only attribute to my mode of
feeding and general management. Ay out-
hoise or spare ro qm having 'a 'fire-pl ace or stove
-w this latituidewe seldom need afire in our co-
coodinies-'lenty of light and g9od Ventilation,
can be eonverted into ,a coonery at little or
no expense. 'It is a substntiatad fact: that co-
cooneries giaed by cottagers in the rura4
districts su better and are more profitable,;
theo r s 'three46outtb ofthb
ilk made in anyl *I i4 d "g country. I
:would not .a4lJ~the cotton planter to quit raas-i
'ing, the flee^y le,' but I4O advise- all' to.
plant an aereoS o re in mulberry trees of the
'best silk-prod opeirties, 'tht, the daugh-
'ters and fedl~e' of the family may find
!remunerative "il atlhome. .
SWe hate, s il tte, oas well suited,
to the growth of t nr7yand the reading
of thb ada w0X .. rhQ'bos Airoi.s the
water. Then ,hyshouo4.Ve remain idle, asleep,
as it were, to our oi gterest, and alow e


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i:6oo PROLIFIc---M 'A. R o ]$as a
tpe ine on his plW6 mi~ es I
it.a, that has borne t' o lroO'since] tc e hirt t
of last June. The fir cro) W
,and friit fiom ,the second c'a4 arek e' e -
eoons. All thin. goes to "ih&.. ht0ecok-
mon soil of Pit'nam coginty bduce. '
-.--Taking alirthe w6rld,.he Utied Sthiesin,'
1878 had the greatest mileage'kf Mtlrhaid-in
pro*rtion to the populatibtfl, vivnAig .'little
oter tenty-one ririlef 16 each' 100. (Ipgrsn.'
Iia rope; Swede~ 'lea ith sixand ote lialf
aiiwe*,o every 10,000q f hr* popIatin* .,
.1 ~.:.. _. ; Q .. .u.... . .. .. -. l
p- aympany of Nowrtheto 4 ei a r4
atoga *tI qngage4Ao g8lyin. catiing. .
fish- feAo, purpose of.ftrtractig.oil -and mna-.
facturing gua*se. Thty bate te~iotine8,iteen
'stait se,' .',


Sweet Potato Trfellises I
The Flerida "cracker," who grows sweet po-
tatoes "in the good old way," will be apt, to
smile audibly when he reads the last sasthetic
"wrinkle" in the way of cultivating the sweet
potato. This is the way one of our N rthep
exchanges presents the matter. It does look a
little like "putting .on frills;" but will some one
try it and report ?
"It is well known among farmers and gar-
deners, that English peas; beais, tomatoes and
some other plants need some support to limb
upon to keep them off the ground, br else the
result of the crop will hot prove satisf&etory.'
In the case of these plants th' d 'eiion is obhi-
ous enough.: Not only the plat itself needs ll!
the air and sunlight that it' can: get, b'ut i 1
bruit itself must be kept off th6. :ground bor it
will decay. But few 'fartnet's;h we opine;' ere
thought of providing siiAilAr nip orts f6r sweet
potato vines to climb upon', 6r ever thdatig4t
that it would be any benefit w keep than
the ground during' the' growniig period: Yet ati
accidental disco've'ywe ~*4tApthe'past summrt'
almost convinces us that it would be much bel
ter to provide in some 6eIkp w&yi'a support!.
keep theep9tato vines off th f g Iitd, irnd t !
have both them and the" 6 rtkabdut the r
more accessible to light, hea:tnd air.: All
how hard, it is itob povnt/PdatRt tvi
taking root, especially daring d' _a, i.
If, then, the vines could b61m t ..pon
some such support or r(ash,1 st g the
ridge from end to end,- ioul 0i ted,
the vines and the whole "plant wore
air, and the ground cold be" and kept
mellow, as long as the growing last. The
consequence would be, :the1 oie lrger
,And better flavored pota .qf ,them
thlan now.

Philadelphia Post says the
Company," of Cape ay Count
ing their harvest, having
1,00 acres of cane, with .iorli
10 tons. per. :acre and-. 4!i
bushels of seed pert qz, thl E
which is 05 cents p u
capacity of 150 toni pe
barrels of sugar. Tho e'rk
nearly 125 men, withF.,a ,'a
$1,900 per week. f. t,,t. ge^
harvest is now gatherab ;i'
cleared the coming Wn ,,
,pring. This year's ekperieide
'learned in the choice of soil agM 4
There will be a great chatngeingi.
te.coming winter and.prigd .g|.
nbe enlargd, new buildipt e,,
nd4,the

M anure Tour Bkthaas. .
You can ia4ly.giye your. Ba naa too muci
Inanure. Oneof odr eyc)aiges say ttwri-
ters o. bananas frequently remark iV
why the bamananis 4 noAt f out a
bunch ofM f9lpen;,9r, itw ," .
five-or six at the,:most.. h acl
.of filling oit ws accside evred by

large number of ba,,nana ,.o ;




sleargvaiet
plynt ,!earipg r. 0. 1,n.a
bunch. He. has 1 .ene t a_i, ni W"x
ever, nex to lic. coa.d m.h.



Ri'gthe l arge ges sea n t e! e





.,ov. 21, 1882.
spe of tje true f WP.Z^1
rangess groiwn iuLouisiana,.whe.e ^his viety
hab been cultivated rs' nd thie.e kkfioWn
simply a the Mkatls.i. '
TgPlease 3et c. me Iser t. etct cnlfatneir' "next
JISPTCH, an d much, blige, ,
d '*Y ur,.'ec], ".- -etc
... ;. "' : P. H. N .ft ."
RtoLY-mThe.e rom~igesm 'sent e xebdledt
specimens of the true P xAy K -" y* '',
bili)---sometimes called tihe '`id.',fle' "
"Tangierine," etc., etc. 'It is culti+a.ti. d
Ne OrleOans i- great afb&ndant od, ec-'
tion, and very highly prized thp.., 4 i
Aot "come true" from' seed- must be. budded;
tad the buds 4oA o ,ta. e ppry i4S The
true Chinese Mandarin tree is thornless, with
delicate. lanb1olte,9will!o"Hi. e i"
prefer tle. (true
.gtrange-growpapw
Large Roses'Alohua i. ,Ww
AI. 'NESVI. LE, F ,v.,rii. O':, .
'&^tors of ?he Fhlo "
" In reading overjputS ^'l,^In ,a
4rtple rela~ve to Bo ,:.,lh.,^.jt j ;ba^^ ,
^ 4he Arlihgton HEqosq y4$ tlt 44f rw4
et in circumference and8 feet 10. inches in.
height-rcallpd the Spai'.h .ph.. ; .
',. Respectfully, -3.;,,.B y ffrj *,
SLet us hear from the, mo t ItIj,,e.W,
iave seen some very toge M rr Key,,
West. Can yp11beatj e.above ? <..


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Advance a`,'""s this goo A vd .
Cotton e suicidal Io comic e
izer. ntfainis, f the virtue o ot
properly prepared, and not a poud
tre should be allowed to leave'the f
ria your lands iat4 ,btton seed fti
they wilt pe4poe fobar l4 Sell pWp'
seed and you impoverish your lands and nece
sarily deplete your pockets."
'- ; .' ,' "< : '"
PROLIFIC COTTON.-The Lake Cit Reporter
says that Mr. D. Rob~b,, Whose fMo is some
eight miles west of town, planted thigh year one
.bushel of prolific cotton seed,, frq9i~y~p h he.
gzthred 3,000 pounds of seed cotton, worth
.. '~ He also had ginned of the kme, ottoi,
pounds, which yielded 415 pound 'dflit
d.. ,afor $103.78. -; .:





THE FLORIDA DISPATCH. 5


Rest.
Rest will be &*eet:tl tht eMtleng, when the day's long
labor is done-
Now j be.p and o frmy wr '-aroe ...-
Peace may be dear to Zthe veteran, grown weary of war's
But now.imA0otiging for battle, the clash and the clang
of arms! I
Deaon ujWlli bIe, wiel.ome, if I have bhen fafth-.
lu-and truer. .
Now, there is a tb be Uved,'and I have so mugh to
do!
Once, in the early saVt~iag, when the dews Were not
yet dry, .
In the misty summer .eing, or even the sun Was
high,
As'I looked il6d igTO ..,whereby I must presently
go, ",-,,N 4 .n- .. .. .
And saw how great whs.th urney, how fiercely the
noon would glow$' j '
Life left too heavy aa'tt46 and I so weary and,
Weary before I had liboedi *nd longing for night at
mori.
Weary befo had labored bt abrttadt brought me
rest, :w "", *'
And now am o~n ly e6gr e ..1, with the
What right have I to be we b le
begun?
What ?% have I to be ftsy trSi o ll
be done?
I shall be weary at even, and rst will th -sweeter be
And blessed will peace be to them tblt havs wonrt
victory "
But now is the time for battle-now I would strive *fch
the best,
Now is the time for labor; hereafter remaineth rest'

,).4 ,
Chicago Beef in New York.
In the report of a .Ney York Times inter-
viewer with the butchers, we gather .thesap ;s
Mr. JIV.3 teimat, p, llittite r, $
that he6'old foth Western slaughtered bef.. In his estimation there was
no difference in their quality. The Western
beef changed 9olQr when :exposed to the air,
but that did not affect its 0avor and customers
could soon be convinogd of t fact. In his
opinion beef .should ,' a s ,ft be
rendered' palata ',; d this respe"cd the
Western beef havin afgy undergone that
probationary period, h 'aaaadvt the
city-dressed eef. W n n it
sold for same p.
The time, ,,
the bulk
Should .).. raom_ the ,.est aread
dressed. ^. ^ come, to thlift; ,i .
"It is the cheap ti$d qf2gbtain e -
ply. Thirty-five dead cattle can be packed in
a car that Would accommodate Only firti'3iv
cattle; and there is the additional expnse. of
feeding and watering the' cattle' while in ,the
cars. The slaughter-houses, too,, are"<'ehive
to New York, and the people wili'b gthd to
Sget rid pf them.7' '-
Soiling Pasture0. ...K
LURA.VXA, PL4,,I82.


Editors of The Florida Dispatc: :
As gendralities often terjminsit in, vagtiM.
an4 as a-pobr way'is mudh better than no'way,
I will give you a few simple but definite waysi
of our ddings ih the "Old B.nd.""''' Wehave
not taken any stock in the absorbing theme off
ensilage aud silos, but have been feeling our
way alopi thrdiuaghithe varitis soi in4'- pas-
turing crops. (Allow a slight digression that
leads to the subject.) We hve for many
years been improving our native-stockplpttle,
sheep, bhg ~6h. P -ry, both bl.y ii hem
civilized treatment,- and the introduction of
some! of.the.improved breeds. -. ,/ .
A prevalent error among cotton planters is,
when they bring in thoroughbred stock to. t4e
farm, to pet it a short while, till the cotton
field abs'o~bing their attention; the ftalf, lamb or
pig is forgotten' tAkes the'f&e (?)" given the


scrub, dwindles, dies, and improvements in live.
stock are discarded. Climate don't suit the
business, and the larder remains ini the North-
west. When the truth is, our climate of-
fers such superior advantages for soiling and
pastures,ithat we can raise beef, mutton or pork,
in Florida as cheaply and successfully as can
be done in the Northwest. Besides, we have it
fresh and sweet all the time) and we know it
is not diseased. Nice fat beef muttof. .pork
and kid from our own green pastures, And I
conceived this a consideration worthy the at-
tention of any who till Florida soil.
We have found the common black rye the
best thing' for winter pasture or soiling, Now
for those who have not had the experience, :I
wol4 41as, thom to draw. ,o Pheir, imagmna-
tion and fancy a reality for Florida. Begin-
ning 'i'i December, every evening to cut a
hamper fil, of 'luscious green.rye, ten to twelve
inches high, and feed it to ~bh milk cows. Oh,
the rich; milk and golden butter!. And. a baab,
k~tful thr'owinto the trough fox, the horses
every. night till middle of April. Sleek coats
and a 1ife for work that makes the plow-boy
whistle with* gladness. This is how- we do it.
,The ground must be well pulverized and fer-
zed. Ja matter part of September plant first
month a ter another, and another latter
p f November for a good succession. Put
1ii t one bushel of seed to the acre. I
prft titing in drills 24 to 30 inches apart
ion hastens growth. Any good fer-
til"r 1,4ldo to enrich the land; don't be
stingy the manure.' One-eighth of an
acre i t for a cow, and ialf as. much
Having p d this for year, and never
Sailing to have a, p.ply.pof this necessary feed,
I1 would feel4%.'. &g fa Jif should
be .epriv.~y 4,p. row baskotful into tle
ho-pen andsee ediy the consume it.
a.limit-pei he
It'is both mutri 6, T ihftL Have ar
raged twlt' tl ih6Ale Ji.ltl ei
ing. It will require! e fertilizing than rye.
One word of e yAtiq ye grown in the South
must be used K fp M ng; Northern rye will
notdo for si dstdure. Abofit middle of
Fibtitity I rTidh1%ind to cor,,n
drilliinkii ato thei' wer. B
middloe fiA iete therye is 'becoming un-
fit SO: A, l cutting the, corn, blocking
out fir to one or two stalks a
foo6ti t6, t it and 'afterwards to a stand
fori eaty J ',rs. A suttccession will give
green ifoodallitr ~rfe, except a few. months
inJptter, $P^ri{; fall, when, we lnave the
rich-g. a 4 .l the bill. The practice
demonstrate the ase by which we have an
abundance of tfli best green food 'th year
rotitd. 'INowfer another part of the economy.
I cuanimy sye,'eIt over :two oi three times, theln
thr4 iift,: j~iges for, potatoes. The green
straw and tur fy o.t quickly, and by 1st to 10th
of May' ]li ave i("set in potato s'prbuts,; Ardd
het~e'make mny earli t and beit potatoes."' The
coih lot I net in potatoes late. I For winter


d springg peture. for pigs, calves .and the,
hip?.ye~ ~o hWalf bushel ryetoA the, pare, plow.
i well with turning plow and drag:.it over
with. a heavy -brush. This done in October
wilAgive-good pasture till April, April, Moyr
aql J.une, 0o fat, we have to depend mainly o0"
pativp asture-woods, but this is not suribnat,
for growing stock, and.to fill this gap h.i~een:
ai t Iys. ,We have been .trying Bermuda grp,
butjhave made but little. progress. ; Or grqt-7
e t trouble has been to get the land stocked in
i(t ~i W, sjl, plant it in the oat land.. in ~ebrua4,y
at,;'-an'd think that it will succeed. I hope to
prbvokeo an article bn Bermuda grass, froa"
bmine one well acqupipted with itS niture.i
hiva,b6en trying to procure seeds of the Jo6ho-
so'l. Means grass; h jve just received ,aa-
age of Johnson or' 'o' nea "gr ,rh


Hatapense." 'It is-not -what I think I want.
With grasses suited to our climate and soil,
and ajudici6uia selection of 'st6kX hf the-, kinds
best suited to our feeding capacity, I am satis-
fied that in the growing of live, stock. is:one of
Florida's best paying resources.
.-. ,, .. .. joiN W RICE...

Pappy on "No Fenee Law. .
Tqm' v fgIra k ~t,' ^t6v4, 38f2t
Editors of The FloridaDispa th:
Pappy seed some letters in ure paper erbout
er no fence law, an' he got as mad as er wet
hen erboutt it. Folks is er gi6tin powerful lazy
these day's thet they can't build no fences; an
baconh hit er selling at 20"cents er pound.
One or these yeriole low down no fence peo-
ple done Pappy powerful' bad. Pappy had er
shote er goin on 2 years old, an he got ter goin
in their ole fellerA' tater'patch; i wos er doing
rite well, aner- mendit their fhdtestkind ; i
recken hede er wade"er hunnard pound; an hel
tuk sum roach pizin an put it on er 'biskit, ter
pizin rats, he sed, and their shote went' an et it,
an hit killed' hini rite Strate. An arter that,
their 6ld feller sent ter his brother in Ohio, an'
he got er piece er dried meat onuten er 'hdg that
hed dide with their collery, an he put thet thar
piece er meat inter 'el biskit, an, gin it ter wun
er Pappy's sows. Brer Bugg seed him er doing
it, an hit made the whole bunch thet sick, thet
Pappy had- ter kill umrn, an cure other meat, an
they wos no ways fitting ter kill. They haddent
grease enuf onto um ter fry theirsels.
Pappy jest allows thet he don't believe in no
sech, aind lese er goin ter kill sum' er these yer
no fence people, ef they don't quit er meddlin
with fol fs ck 'so i wish Ade tell um erbotit
it. i don't like ter hev Pappy heavy no diffi-
kelty. Yours afftxionetl, '
........ ... ,: ' LLEL SI SMITH.
*)1 .'.. .
SILK.-Mr. Farnach, of Raliegh, N. C., re-
ports that in April and May he, witN his, daugh-'
ter and an ordinary laborer, gathered a crop 'of
200 dozen, silk-Worm eggs, worth $1,000, from
a, four-years orchard. of 3,000 white mulharry
,plants." .
WATER-PROOF SHOEs.---TheOenttAsfiAer-
ican says that Copal varnish applied to *b soles
of shapes, and repeated as tdfief lntil tI.'for es
are filled dand the surface shine. like pphshed
mahogany, will make theso1leswa e-pnt, and
last as long as the uppers ,

--Friendship is a' ca&(iqe pf ielpiy.
melting through the heart. : .. *

S-Nothing from man's 4 l ior
constitution, can be final. .T i,6al.

'-The best society and ~14~n t at
'in which .the heart has ag.,a, p I thetle '
*head.. . . ..."... ..'.... .' .i . '/f/i~


S-To. be able to .hear. p e ais 4anrgru
metit of great. wisdom; and to forgive it, of
great mind. ..... ' .
-When me arefriends .i f s'.n heed of
ju-ee ibt: wi they' i still
heed of friendship. "
".... 1.. ,*;" ' p .. :,f l Lt : : .
-If a man have love ilisthleart, he may
talk inbi;eg ]x~0age4 t i t j 1apquence
tp thot WholliD:i I' 4

-We.qee athest, in the hm~'d1 that is
not far-wiea.we most o IjLy; consider the
facts tien 4t8 .,,,,; .... .:: :
Ir, 0,"'- 1 It7 T
Subearff .Bt' 4i.4 ,, .A'CII
$1 per year.


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f: *or IDECEME c. 48.

JAOKSONVILLE, DECEMBER 4, 1882.


RALT'AS OF A. )pEUTISINOG,
IPAAIDO VA?4C'.


SQUARES. ITMAE.lId. i MO. 6 I0. 1 Y: At
ne ......... . il 00 8 2 50 S .50 1000 50
Two .............* 2 00 500 10 18 00 100 4 00
Three ........... 800 700... 1400 2500 46'00
Four.........ba. .1 900 117950 30 8 58 00
Five............ .... 0 lo' 6500
Eight ................ 1 800 l 90'00 50 00 ,100 00
Sixteen................ 6 00 .009 50 0 8 0 001500


Ten lines solid nonpareil type Wnike, a square.
LOCAL ADlVERTISI G (seven wOrd to line) 20 cetls
per ine; '


L7 :TCJLATIN.
This paper has the large eirculation of any
paper (daily,, or weekly),publishfed in .Florila,
with a very large circulation in .Georgia and the
Southern. States; alW. has subscribers in every
State in th Union, wiVh4, mapy,n foreign cOun-
tries. After October Sd, we shall isSue weekly
from 8,Q00 .to 10,000 copies, about 40,000 per
month ....
SPECIAL NOTICE. .
Persons are a warned againstt paying subesrip-
tinxQ to an fi' a,-. e'allin', hi'm.self our A ent. as


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we have no regular canvadssig agent. '

OFFICIAL OR OAN OF T!iEFI, oID4
PR ITT R 0 VRo S' AS880CIA T '


.Special a a. UT w h pe u e
We have'made, arrqngeinente with thd publishers
and will club THEj;QXJ PATCH with any of the
following publicalioins, which will be mailed promptly
upon receipt of "tii'e, for ONE YEAR:
THE FLORIDA DISPATCH AND
American Agriculturiit...e.......,'.j.......'.......$2.00
AtlLntip.Monthly Magazin.0.....l.a...;.. ........ 4.20
Country Gentleman.,.,..... ...... ... ...... s .,..'....... 2.756
DetrofiPkee 1ress........ ... .....'.. ......... 2.50
Eclectic M aga in .. .:.....: .........'..'............ 4.20
Florida Agriculturist.....@................. .. .......... 2.25
Florida Weekly Union................... 2.256
.Florida Weekly Times..... ..................... 1.50
Family i8tory Paper,;,................ ......, 3:.60
'Fireside %Piqpani0..... ........................3.356
Frank. Ldie's .llustratd.Weekly:...... 4.20
Frank t^Tie's tl1hstratd COhi neny Cprner...... 4`20
Frank LAlib's Populiir Monthf y..:..0...........3-... 8.40
FrINk IA li SndAy Magiine.........;........ I 40
Harper's Illuatrated Weekly,.. ,........4. ... 420
Harper's Illustrated Bazar.-.. .................. 4.20
Harper's Illustrated Young People.................. .20
Hatper's M6wfiihl Magazine..:............:.......6... 4.20
Lippincott's M.nthly MagAazide......,.:'.:...... 8. 0
Nebraska Fariter......................,,............. 2.00
North Ajemrciview ',k.20
New I& 't r'un.........e...p....;...- 75
Ne* YbrV ld...........'.... .... ..'. V.
New York Weekly Tribune......................... 2.50
New York 0e. .. .................
New Y6rk* e ... ...........................L6. 1.5
New York Weekly ...................................... 385
Popular Science Monthly............................. 5.20
Philadelphia WieslyTe~~'t............... i....... .0
Southern Unllivator;.....4 ... ................ 2
Scientific American..... 376........................... .75
Saturday Night......0........... .............:. 3.85
Savannah Weekly, News.,....................... 2.50
The Century Month)l Ma zine. ['iibner's).... 4.20
Waverly Mazie........ .. ......... 6,20,
The above are among the very best publications*
Remittances shouldl'beseniby Oheck, Money Order,
or Registered Letter,;iAressed to.. t .

JACKSOVVIAeTi FLA..


We incline to the opinion that : ~"w e, if
pr *ptly performed, is better feie rta-
tion of fruit than by steamer. Itha tter
ventilation, even though in t.clwosemiason ac-
cotantof lesser quantities being stodtogether,
apd the only freight-fruit. A- Ath ie is
eqtippled with ventilated fruit Coe4itW~l to
the public a daily line, unequalled a-Iresent,
to Baltlhore, Washington, Philad49liLf New
York, and other Northern and Eastern points.

THE old Prairie Farmer recently changed its
form aind inow comes to us in a very attractive
shape. It is a very handsomely printed and
splendidly illustrated sheet of 16 pag-s-size of
Bar her's Weekly-and well filled with agricul-
tural and miscellaneous reading, at lie low
price of $2 per year, in advance. Address "The
Prairie Farmer Publishing Company," Chicago,
Illinois.


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EDITORS.


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Alacddin's Palace I
In pleasant recognition and anticipation, of
the 'approaching Holidays, our enterprising
Publishers and' friends, the ASi MEAD BROTH-
ERS, have made most ample and' generous ar-
rangements for the. gratification of all possible
tastes and desires in the way of Books, Pictures,
Fancy Stationery, and rare and artistic Holi-
tday Goods of everyconceivable kind. Indeed,
we have rarely, evei in our largest city estab-
lishments, bseen a more extensive, varied 'and
attractive collection of objects which at once
appeal to thq dye and the mind, and eloquently
and most persuasively cry "open Sesame," to
the most obdurately c rqwn purse-strimgs.
The large store and ware-room on Bay has,
been extended through to Pine street, ,and
counters, shelves and all available space is
crowded with everything, from a boy's arbles,
and ball, and bat, to a case of stuffed birds,.
an exquisite crayon or water-color sketch, or
the rich and ponderous tomes of Dante an
Milton, illustrated by the wild, weird and: W
derful pencil of Gustave Dore.
All city and country ;readers of TH I.
PATCH who have the opportunity, should ~;look
over (but by'no'means overlook) this yy n-
usual assortienit of Holiday Gift aried,
siltibrm aiid 'valuable, that the ~-191 est or
most fastidious can hardly f o be 'alike
pleased and satisfied. '
The Atlantic Coa i e.
As promised in our last we publish the
tariff on fruit via this |ife to points in,
the Carolinas and V'ir Themrarei many,
of our fruit-growers fir 'tates who de-,
sire 'to market a' rt o0 l0 'uct ut their
old honies. The fact is ithla ri rmall
towns in ay State offer gra
quantities of fruit.. The u lyiig
this demand is the want' of th snoe of
some reliable' retail elekl6i ,to .
The Caroiina pyan rVirkin
cure their supply fsoml Atli ith
the present facilities for r alth prin'
cipal points therein at the 1i lg ,
offer to 'imany of ouir'prodi Vi-
erative minrket for small qu | 4 ., ., ..
Great improvements have. bon ihe
roads comprising the 'Atlantic ".. "
and we have the assilrance bf t14t
that tie scheduled will 'e in- ,,&,
an4 that every attention t'h" ,
fruit to warrant its safe delveryi*T a~4olh.


Our full line of fine goods are now ready for shipment
embracing the following:
Orange Marmalade, Preserved Scuppernong Grapes,
Scuppernong Grape Jelly, Guava Jelly, Guava
Marmalade, Preserved Figs, Quince Jelly,
Quince Marmalade, Sweet Pickled Peaches.
Our goods are first-class in every respect, put UP in.
neat attractive and merchantable packages and ready
for shipment to all parts of the United States and the
Canadas. Our object is to give to the best trade a per-
fectly pure article and every package bearing our trade-
mark can be relied upon as strictly pure goods. To those
who are selling our goods it is unnecessary to commend
,them, but to those who are not we beg to say, we are
packing the best goods manufactured. A trial order is
solicited. Price fist sent on application.
We offer every variety of Fine Candles known
to the trade, and if a first-class strictly pure article is de-
sired at reasonable prices, send for price list.
WARROCOK & CO.,
nox27 tf JACKSONVILLE, FLA.

CHAS. H. DORSETT,
COMMISSION DEALER IN

Florida Products,

ORANGES, SYRUP, EARLY VEGETA-
BLES, HIDES, SKINS, ETC.
Prompt attention given ton all usioess. Aceotnt Shles
and check given as soon as goods,'are closed out.
Stencils will be furnished on application.
IO Bay ~Street,
SAVANNAH, GEORGIA.
to mch 8'883



Merchants' Line,
DOUBLE DAILY,
CARRYING THE U. S. MAIL.

ELEGANT SIDE-WHEEL STEAMERS.
REGULAR MAIL,

GEO. M. BIRD, Capt. G. J 4i irsier.
H. B. PLANT, Capt. J. W, Fltzgerald.
ANITA, Calpt. C. H. Broe ,, .
One of the above-named ste $' rill leave De Bary
iWharf, foot of Laura Street, dtlyeept Sunday, at 3
p. m.,for PALATKA, SANF T fAPRISE, and
all intermediate landings.
ROSA Capt. J. L. Awfteen.
FREDERICK DE BeAY, Capt. Leo. Vogel.
SWELAKA, Capt. J. S. lfattheson.
One of the above-named. ptpaers will, leave, De Bary
SWharf, foot of Laura Street, daily except Saturday at
,.t30 p. m.,and 8trq.aS., F. td4W. lailway wharf at 5 p.
m., for Palatka, Sanford, Enterprise and all Intermedi-
ate landings.
Coneoq#t]alatka wit. Florida SothrM Railroad
for Oainesville Ocala.
Connects a tor wlth St. John's and ILake Eustis
Railroad for n, Yalaha, Leesburg and all points
on the U l lawaha.
aC p.)- olusia with coaches for Ormond and
Q fca"i fpr4 with aouth, Florida Railroad for
Maltiand, Apoipka City, Altemonte, Orlando,
ee, and with steamers for Lake Jessup, Salt
ke aRd Rqck Ledge and Indian River.
**ew Smyrna and Titusville.
SRturning, Mail Steamers leave Enterprise every
morning at 7 a. m., and Sanford at 7:30 a. and 9:00 a.
';It., making close connections with S., F. and W. Rail-
way foxr all points North East and West.
A Through bills of lading given to all points.
The steamers of this line are all first-class in every
respect.
For further information, apply at General Ticket
Office, corner Bay and Laura Streets.
W. B. WATSON, Manager.
C. B. FENWICK, Gen. Pass. Agent. Aug. 7-tf.
FLORIDA

gal-Tioicl1 MFit u ii .
AND
.MANUFACTURING. CONFECTIONERS,
Post- Office Boxa 45,
JACKSONVILLE, FLA.

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wage noA Rty4=4 Wtbt ideatki .
For changeswrought on form and face;
No Io*-llSr slEtfartlhs 'mbi'.ci f;- ,
May breed with him can fright my &Uh.
Eternal process moving on, g '
From state to state the spirit walks;
Arnt -ebth e ,a .
Or ruln'd Chrysausf pS.
Nor blame I Death, because he bare '
The use of virtue out of earth;
I know transplanted human worth
WIl bloom to'pr ,'lt oterwhere..






THE FLORIDA T. ISPATCH. S "



THE MAPES COMPLETE ANDSEC.IAL MANURES
TH O es r M ng Eis :C 0 M ................pt .. .....t.....
Afull adsortasient comprising eight diffreat brands, kept in stock at Warehouse in Jacksonville, Fla., also The Mapes Pure Grouend Bone, Dry Ground Fish,
Potakh, Batt, e'.) for prompt shipment or delivery at all times. Circulars containing guaranteed analysis and composition of The Mapes Mauures, prices, full directions
for use as wVellas reports from well known Truckers and growers of Oranges, etc., giving their practical experience in using the Mapes Manures may be had of
THEX MAPE0 FORiJLA & PERUVIAN GUANO CO., TYSEN & SMITH*Our For'ardifiglAgents
158 Front Street, New York. JACKSONVILLE, FLA.
.omo e Praotlcalv 'Itesults in Florida, Season 188..
Dr. R. J. MARVIN, Orange City, Fla,, November thb, 1882 reports: Crop- Oranges, Lemons, Limes and other semi-tropical Frtits, 800 trees on ten acres, ranging in age
from one to six y'eats'us fertilizerss as follows: I applied The Map(es Orange Tree Manure from two pounds to the smallest, to fifteei" pounds to the largest tree, Swice a
year, in December and June, nothing else being used, and I am putting in.now at the rate of three tons per year and increasing a hJift ton each year. The Mapes Orange
Tree Manure was scatt broadcast and raked in. Trdes are now growing finely, thrifty and clean; soil is a sandy, pine upland, season dry.
Remarks-"When I km haged this grove, the six acres of large trees had been shdly neglected. They were stunted, star c#yered all Over with-the seale insect, in
fabt were In a dying-on itlbn having as many dead branches as alive. I used various fertilizers the first six months without i6overi g mulch benefit, when'a year ago I
determined to try 2'heM phes Or. e '?ee Manure. During the past year the trees have cleaned off, put on a hedst new prowth'ad averaged at least one-third larger, .They
are in a fine growing condition no, the sap flowing freely. lam well pleased with the results and having laid-in a stock of The Mapes Op tage Tree Manure intend to c tinue
using it in the future. I ai'aecqualted with the principal of vegetable chemistry and biology, enough, at least, to form a correct opfilon of the quality Of a fertilizer and
the needs of a member of the cftr s family."
C. CODRINGTON & CO., Editors of the Florida Aqriculturist, DeLand Fla., November 12th? 1882, writes, 'Therb are many fine groves in this section of all ages, ma-
nured with The Mjapes Fertiliters." "The Mapes Orange Tree Manure is last gaining in favor.'
SCa1l~tiie, Tomo atoes, WTatermelons, 'Tul-ntj4-fi aiid Potatoes.
H. G. LEEK, Mandarin, Fla,, June 16th, 1882, writes: I am unfortunately located on some of theb poorest landsof the State of Florida, and have kept a correct account Qf
the results of using.the MapesOmplete an Jal Manures ow4t and send youth following, which you are at ,bert Qe r best : I us ast, on
plants of cabbage one barrel of the Mapes ete Manure for light soils (vegetable manure) and realized therefrom .i his tbma to a d thi jitnt,. $, swj.
worth of.the same fertilizer and sold therefrom 9. On 500 hills of watermelons I used one barrel of the same brand of, anure and netttod therefrom $6Li.SuseA5o
pounds on a maU Plit fl turn iold $20 worth. On Irish Potatoes the reualt wa, m~pqt uprising. My crop has been far ahead of all my neighbors, and I
would travel aldnd 1 ,apes i could not get otherwise. ,'
Sol.. Artificial Fertilizers.
Under this heading the American Agriculturist for February, 1882, in reviewing the work of the Agricultural Experintent-Stations in protecting the farmeirreeogutzes in
the practical success of the MaNpes.atre(, .a '.Wbv4denee 6fhe justness of thelfight valialtions placed upon them by the Stations. On the general subject of such fertilizers
it says: The analysis made during the past few years, undei& te direction of the New York Agricultural Society and those by the Connectidut and New Jersey Experi-
ment Stations, have done much to place the sale of fertiizerstpon a proper basis, and to protect the farmers of those States in thbir purchases. When the farmer can feel
sure that he gets his money's worth in a feifU.triral than in a ton of city manure, his prejudices against artificial manures will disappear. Among the mak-
ers of fertilizers the "Mapes Formula and ueruin Guano opany"ealy took the ground that the proper way to build up a reputation was ,to court analysis of their
fertilizers. We have recently been shown the returns of some thi ty analysis made at the different Experiment Stations. The samples were in Pdrt sent by farmers, and
in part were taken by representatives of the Stations fromy stotiAk sale. In no case did the percentage of the 'Valuable constituents fall short of the amount claimed.
The valuation at the Stations, as calculated from the analysis; aVe ed, for the whole, $1.15 per ton higher than the selling price some spiple wira.worth rather more,
and some a little less, but the average is as above stated. It Is but oer to say that the results obtained by the Tobacco growers i- Connecticut, the growers bf Aspar-
agus, cauliflowers and 6ther "truck" on Long Island, and th11 po wheat farmers of New Jersey, all show that the plants find in the ferttlibtrs the value iulcate4
by the chemists.
From a Bulletin of the New Jersey Station issued in August last Wiave similar testimony to the .high value of thesMapes Manures. Tle analysis of eight rivals, in-
eluding guano, special manures bone meal, etc., showed an excess o'f st over estimated value ranging from $5.64 to $18154 per ton, five ofthe eight showing over $10 in thief
direction while the Mapes "A" brand showed value of $144 ond tle s Co0n Manure of $2.07 in excess of cost. Anl the recent analysis of the Connecticut Experiment
Statipn have, we believe, given similar satisfactory results. .:._ _, tofeb27 '83


D LAD FL ORI A,.
DESCRJB.PiTQN O. DeLAND, FNRRIDA f L
The climate is semi-tropical. Range of thermometer last four years-lowe degrees; highest, in the shad I degrees. Veathe,-Fall, Winter ari d Spk g dry
and pleasant, with occasional rain; Summer, sunshine and rain alternate. Soil-- underlaid with clay in mahn laces, cova d with a growth of wild grass. Wateo
in wells 20 to 40 feet deep usually soft and good. Surface-genty undulating. Tim Iellow Pipe, 80 to 100 feih. Avera i duct of O(ange Trees in ftulibearing
l,9000.a tCage 'pce gft in grvq, $1.50er j0. nb er frees a 50 7 trod prniLcuT0 court s uce better results. Best W hs foo
planIg rag reej, Juary ai Fba, Jua' uyf, Vther u eet t, Cle, e, Co .l Apples, Bananas, Melens, Pears, et
Ga(o*r(i$ 7t$ihper vweek ; 1.D0#.01 p per day. In grdlng ex en es ed m and mi a wi be develop wt adde
experience and better transportation facilities. No cases of yellow fever, cholera, sunstro e other epidem or prevailing fatal diseases have been known herend all
climatic conditions are most favorable to health and longevity. Many settlers from the h and northwest. are coming in, and there is an indication that ott orange belt,
will soon be thickly settled. '
The village of DeLand is located five miles east of our landing on St. John's River, were all the river steamboats pass; very near the geographical center, iorth and
south, of Volusia County, in the center of the P e '
GREAT ORANGE BELT
This place is twenty-five milAs from the Atlantic Ocean, and is almost co tly favgredowith a ed

and from its elevation above the river, its location among the pines, and its isolate from all standing water, it is peculiarly p4ted 's tad i neie edett~s l trttii. this
belt of land is about twenty miles long, and averages about five miles wide. Our l ds are :
by aI I dI wi UNSU PA8 FIDiNAT FRiE Ttj3[
by any pitle land. it ne t. age, which isonly five years old, we livea e -" .
FINE SCHOOL BUILDING .. :
used also for union Sunday School and Church Serices. A Baptist Church is now built, costing ,000 furnished, and paid fl p "t4 asnd ..pisoopHan ..Moalso
building. The Presbyterians hold services every other Sunday in the school house. We have daily mails, four General M aIndtse. stores, one of the largest i#J. uth
Florida; a Drug Store, Millinery and Notion Store, Furniture Store, Liyery Stable three Steam Saw Mills andi a Blacksmith P ardware Store is soon to herted
with a full supply of Doors, Sash, Blinds, etc. Also, a Jewelry Store is soon tod bentb5 d, riid in tlie'feli a BE5t and High S ,l* "
THE FLORIODA' AGRICULTURIT ST
a large eight-page weekly, is published here, and is a valuable paper for those destirlpg information about Ftorida. We have a Betl Telephone lbe lin si.edesfI. tion
between our village and our landing on the St. John's River, and a railroad from ofr landing via DeLand to the Atlantic coast is chartered with la4nd greeares
per mile. Their Palatka and Indian River Railroad which is now being built, will pass through DeLasd, and wi.l ,e completed, as far as DeLand, by nexf, wi-at I ho-
tels and boarding houses afford good fare at reasonable prices. Passengers will find a conveyance at DeLanit leading on the arrival of the.up maibboat, datdJiolir t-
cepted, and a carriage ll bao sent upn orery, telephone, at other ti. For tnupcoimaotp nvalids we will add, that several good physlelansi .re .ibur
mtdS, acultvatingorangg l e Siess, b affnitg excelent medla awen or e following ,
REMAfKABLI HALTH RECORD .., .. ...


"During the years 1878, 1879 and 1880, within a circuit of six miles diameter, DeL.and being the center, with a population averaging ov It I e te'bere
invalids, there have been but four deaths. Two were infants under six months, and two were men whOeame here sick." 1881 And 18ftfcah b faVrJ fA l.
Population n"Wth and hear DeLand city, that trade there, 800 to 1,200. 1' 71 /' ,. .4 .. -' ,A '
A CHAIN OF LAKES -:,-
northwest of us affords protection fro frost so perfectly that tlh etreme coldiof Wmber 29,1880, di not injurur orange trees or fruit. .
W are o01r e a sto actual settlers at from to I llage ~lerty for sale also. WUiftt'attfptttlAiWlars, call on r ad-
dress i,. Y. PA E 4, C., lorfda, 0or A. LANn- tt richtV'83

NO 49 o ,,a E. on-arE
N-W' N : ' JUSTICE,
C. N.. &T. P. RY. w h o m er it,
(Cincinnah Southern.) wIIeSf"e C.mmiS r4,
4.4" ; .... 99" 3 t, r e "'..

PASSENGERS AND SHIPPERS FOR SPECIALTIES: FLORIDA FRUITS AND VNM ABL ,
THE NORTH AND WEST ir Large shipments remitted on day df sale, sm il shipments weekly. tnof 83p
will consult their interests, and secure all needed infor Blearitirg O range GCrove I TEIT D DARllK sa new town in Orange
mation, by calling at VIN..- '1 IIIe-_ r*KIuut Countyh Floria, eighteen
...... .. aF ALE.I miles south of Sanford, on the South Florl Railroad,
FOR SALE. with a front of two miles upon three beautifall .
No. 49 SBay treet, Located 2y miles from prominent landing on St. WINTER HOME in them stof Orange Gro'4,
JACKSONVILL, "- FLORIDA. John's River. 200 trees in full bearing, 400 trees not yet Northerners, is. t b main idpa. For Pamphlets awl
.. .....- -^OV^ v bearing, in fine condition, good neighborhood, churches, Maps giving pirtilcta,4r ,P!
schools, post and express offices. Owne woulprefer HAPMAN & CHASE
illone-half, has otherbusiess, would sell the whole CHAP AN & C
L. R. TUTTLE, lIUftsired by purchaser. For particulars address with
L. R. TUTTLE, stamp T. F. DRUDY WINTER PARK, ORANGE CO., LA.
to nov 80 '& Resident Agent. to ich 3 83 Emporia, Fla. Aec i tf






THE FLORIDA DISPATCH.


I F'aLRIDA DIEEOO-VTIGHrF.
S U T PIN T T
,before offered has half the merit. Any Druggist in
Jacksonville will supply you. .C -
Mentf" eftwer- t, ProprietIlA-
0Q4304tft 9 IOX 12M.] JAC4SODTVILLE, FLA.


1, LOCIS IMS %Bu li t Ul01
24 LAURA STREET,
JACKSON VITLjE - FLORI-ODA,
Gup. ggithig ndne, in ala its branches.
nul1ihsTgIRON 8E SA'E VtK.
Special rates on Stencil Cutting, by mail. Address,
to ,ne y'8,, (P,<.. ,Box ,33 '





r Arnold Puetz,
Hortioulturist, edsman and


free on receipt of, beent4
stamp. Address,
Arnold Puek,'




to sept 0 ?83

Sedgwick Steel Wire'Fence








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cheapest s orif-peasf", alsoh
lars ask e hardware Dealers or addrea the Manu.
,M9Wb P pa. Meno l


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I5Ice jjW, y
Aftwftdcuttingsou FOR &,&.IA
I trees in ocichwd dtbh~ aww r Ee grcwem
oP he LVOOW8I PE&R. Aq
W. W. TfEI401vxV
SEND VOR. C.ATALOOUE. *.5),t 23-tf


.. repa 7 ."'t7izer th p on.
rthe Ature or-d potaa lare
range tree, and from the results al- .Jurnished in the most nutritious
ready obtained from its uke on the forms and approved proportions
oange groves of Ploridr, we- feel -.1"04 t s
sted inllaiMingthat4t eanhot. this Fertilizer a
be surpassed, if equalled, by any thorough trl% =. q9arUs.onior-
other fertilizer. tnge rebs ie n 6 iAtro-e
It is composed of the purest and d i t last ,4 P pxten-
highest rade ritperials, combined sly. ly thr. t and
I c oL A to furnish all tr~u. d
the element s of pan-food In prop-. e anttectr a dig A. W
er quantities and in the best form heyet to hear of single instance
to promote a ,rapid and strong where motsatisfactory returns
growth of the wood and insure an 14 .
abundant yield of fine fruit. ayyaboutthe
A sufficient proportion of its ff411nu a xedor sold by
phosphoric acid, being readily sol-mwe e wh an
uble in cold water, is 4mmediotely we-t y-
available as food for the young ,enu .ture of
rootlets of the tree, while a con4d- i a,, we can, t.and
erable portion, being present in the --e wito-ll-
form of pure ground bone, undis, ."t.io K the ,public to
solved by acid, becomes entirely -- o r, competi,
soluble in the soil only by the ac- .e.v l manu-
tion of the elements of nature. in,
,clue coig4r [Me. T.isJi all wI srmrre alan-
importnt f Is notM b eil ex- ii when manufactured, by
hausted by thetree, oi washed into emits, .idd none are
the ground by heavy rartiiner for all Fibut is an to the ts of the
supplied In abundant quantitieo t ,apto ,w i.



otton rop. .., ..- .


"ii :Y OOFICE, 27 K ,.J W e5o',, 'AA 'TS.
For further particulars and pamphlets ving testimonials from some of the best orange growers in the
State, adass, .
S. B roimw ell & Co., Agents for State of Florida,
to oct-9,'83. 49 W. BAY-ST., JACKSOrVraLEt, LOfF RidA.


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rorei .iand Do'te.me jst"e Ft its

09^'': """ MERCHANTS FOR THE' BALE OF

Florui4 angelss and Lemons,


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i. COR EKSPO CE SOLICITED.
=" r ^s^NR_.4 ,A.-Rt atAsl. .-mkionvil1e, Florida. Union National Bank, Chicago, Illinois.
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- ". . .. , 1870 ,. . ,; .
I. W. MUMBY & CO. NO. 8. DBIIGS,. CO.
4" 0 I|AfNDV WH LESALE AND AIETAIL

o ery, ..o, lass and Earthenware.
W e h largest and most co- stock in the State. All the Latest. Q41ties U lica and Fancy
Nfd *IegMaotto Cups and Sauce et. Decorated Tea, Dinner and Chamber Sets in a large variety. Lamps
d"fl d a fTin, Fancy Vase Lam Molica, Faience, Kf, orcel and .eher W es. Wof andillow, .
Stn jan TInwp,. .' The merca wn a P ss ce Ce aiFreezrs, Wa&rCo ,Fi8,,et '
G S FOR THE CELEBRATgD
WMoritor'Oit Stoves and Little Joker Oil Cans.
S:A T1 .'AAM IN THE WOBRL. Spnd or P t. Lists. .
The best and only absolutely safe Oil Stove in the World. It .is Econ6niieal, i ornamental, Convenient, Dura-
ble, Comppctzand Cheap. Its fuel. A. 9oal Oil. No- ust! No Ashes! N1o mqke I No, Trouble! 'Testimonials
from those using the Stoves given on' application.
Fruit Jars and Jelly Tumblers Wine Bottles, Flasks, etc. Special inducements to the trade.
Mercy ap ,;jdoels,. Bopr l i.os, a4d Bas~s will find-it greatlytotheir advantage to give usa triaL Send
for list of assorfea packages.
WE WILL NOT BE UND $QO4., ,
3 I MUMY, STOO KTON & KNIGHT, .
t3 Wuslt Ba, E JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA.
Sto July '838 (Mtion, hispqpe) :


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WHIGUESAIJE E G.RODER- S,

AGENTts la l' T A 'E FOR." ,,

AGER'S DRY;' -'-4H '- YEA.t.A'b. '. '.DOZ.
SOLE IA0.TS: ,,F "', t~A.RTED. RAN

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2. andse Ot-inest Qnpflty-

Best BR'iftt ffr Tihb t o t" 31 Cents per Pound,
I. t s qi J o IC Q 0i T 'z,., -- -.I 1
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No. 3S West Blty -tX" Jiyd "- . a acksonville, Florida.
No. asf- .nt.' .
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DESIRABLE TRE S.-
Scn supply, this fall and winter, a limited quantitjr
of the Peen-To, or "Flat Peach of China," and the
Chinese floney Ppaoci. Also, Le Conite
Pear Trqes, of mne4ium size, on theiroown ro7os.
to dec 11 Jacksonville, Fla.


Grow a general assortment 'of FRIT TREEM1, with
some Ornamental Treqae, Shrubbery., .
'A. A c. .IOurStiD0 1 ,) Cif
ORANGE TREES
is good; both Sweet SeedlinAgsand Budded sorts on both
sour asd sw.,et stqck.s. Q fie 8,OO .
LECONTE AN) OTHIR PEAR TREES,
one tnd two-year-old-ft e.-
A large number of JAPA] PLUM TREES,'Wth.a few
htiidretd-of the famous '
:: JAPANESE, PERkPMMOQN'
on native stocks, &ec.
ORANGE, and PEAR GROVES made tp order and
cultivated by the year for non-resdent. .
SEND FOR PRIOB 'rC ITE to- / :
LIPSEY & CHRISJfl .
to feb 5, '83 Archeri, Alachua Co., Florida.


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And Every.o ~ Flo a Lands


Made from United. States -Surveys -sale tw inches to the ith topography complete, for every
township in EAST and 0OUTII,'FLQBRIPJf;i(verid*, .by thail, for 50 cents each.

EXPLjANA.TION CAflRD sent With every se nt lands and where to apply for
them to p
Special ZVaps of Counties, Cities and towns m rder.
.A.rclhitectUral Designs a specialty- <.':
My long connection with the Florida Land an ovemedbt y (DISSTON PUR-
CHASE) is a guarantee of satisfhctoy work. k nee i
Address 7. 7. TSEf"=7lV eer and ghtsman,
t' )c, t ith.Fliorida Land Wad I*eo nept C0o., or. Ptne anfth-St.,
SJ ACI SONV INLL1E, FLORIDA. oct 23tf


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General Commission Me hha nt-s,
S. .... 95#SOUTH WAER STRET. 'CHIC -

FLOUIDA ORA ANDY VEGETABLES A SP ALTY..
NEFEnEN.ES:--NatioLt N tDna o Baihk, Conit le*is, or any Wholesale
Grocer in $In4o JA
?? a AIR ^tt^ f 'nislp Jy^NIER,
to apl 8, '83. LE IEURG, FLORIDA.


G. LAWRENCE COMM01,MERGHAN
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Orange ":and anl Florida trodtce,


234 WASHINGTON STREET, NEW YORWf- .,
v j.t.05 rt0 Z. .CX t0,j -
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QUIC3I SALES, HONEST RETURNS and ,
PROMPT RItEMITTA'INCES.
.#aInX t'i I ;' 4fl1CruJ' 2
REFER-BY PERMISSION TO'
Hon. S. B. C ov Tallaia e eI;.:L ~g. Jaksovi ;
to jan. 30, '83 p. MESss.t GOULD & Co., kd nVille.

F. S. CONE, A. H. MANVILLE, E. A. HILL,
President and Business Manager. Secretary and Super ent Treasurer.
M A % I6c up riAodent.. s IE S,

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Catalogue for 1882-3,just out, free on application. ., to apr 17, '83


PLYMOUT H ROCK S.
The great demand for these fowls have inducr- me to
secure the agency of Mr. A. C. HAWKINS for the sale
of his stock, whioh has no superior. I can sell
FOW.LS OR EGGS,
direct from his enormous establishment, at his prices.
I am also agent for the
AMERICAN POV7QTRY YAJD
-AND THE-
?QUOLTRY WOBlD,
and on receipt of stamp I will send sample copy to any
address. -No one should undertake to RAIS E POUgEffi
without some good POULTRY PAPER.
J.W. PARRA3% OfEl'-'
to febl2, '83 JACcKONVILLE, PIOWA.



FARM -ILLS

w rite ft PsabM .'let
Sbuoo sors to8ITAn L MLL 00.
", ,!,CINCi, ,INNATI. 0."

t!jv n FQI4$AS.6- k V I

LANDS on te- at side of Lake Harris, Sumter.
county. We th & undersigned offer tahe property db-
scribed blow, '4ituated at and around Esperaice, at'.
great bargains. For further information apply or ad-
dress' : ., '1
W ., ,COu n, '; ,:; 3-
D. E. LowELL, ksperance, ft %
W. N. JA "
(1.) 90 acres land at.Esperanc ena. in e
class willow-oak pine land; several
good elevation. Price 8l& per acre. ne aj 1
be bought in lots. 'r ,
K%) 80 acres, sme Ioction, s 0 acres ia
building site, 80 feet abve th* lak,..wl, e
front; 10 acres cleaped.; PQ,.ttev In.. grov
Price 6,000, V ..
'3.) 40 acres, about20 Dares hammock, the
lake; good land. Price W .
Q.) 40 acres fle, high land: vie.w ,rf pne
mlefrom Esperarice., rIp. .,., &tt.rf,'.MIn
1(5.) 75 acres, 20 jcres cleared ftence. t .in
gfove; pine-apples, etc,. Spilendil O 4 tijAlle
lake front; 2 miles from parnce. TM qre,1s oz the
place a comfortable dwelling, we4t a, Oweney Qf out-
houses. Price $6,000. Terms easy...
(6.) 40 acres-good pineland- y fte fron'i e Harrti;
25 acres fenced; 17&er set ti ne, eIota d liae
trees-; emons, li. es, guav ne-aas
tapes. &c., in b com se


$2-5 per acre.
(8.) 1 acre@ oR. Lak je Harris, with l*y t' '.
vilW o the 1a4 re 10q A14 ,
mock and two of'pi eti '3 ''
(9. 100 acres, to' ile *d- e HhA s
pine lan, n lotosut purchase rs. Price $1 .
(10.) 80 acres of latnd tuated, w'b'_team-
nanding vieW of the I ; 6 or 7 magnificent id .
ites mile lake front- 10 acres splendid
balance No.1 pine land, mile from spera ce
$5) per acre. ,
nj"%-.tndwill.bedf-h.dedifn" A'
(-.. 8 aores ralkn4!&Thfrom m le
lHnd; handsome. loebtia; view 'tM lafl, % mile ,
|from Esperance. Price $10 to $15 per acrq In 5 or lQpecre
lo t s .... . .. . '- .
Groves will be set and cared for on above lots at reas-
onable rates. The party making the offer has had sev-
eal tears experience in the management of groves.
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PORTAIOfN"
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W.. W. DEWHUB6R1T,
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N. B.-Letters willnot be answered unless stamp ls.
enclosed ... tofeb 20, '83


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W .Y .O$S "SHORT .!LNX




Trains will leave,.sind &arlVe t tjMksnvllle as fol-
lo w s ; ? U i a 'MIl e a fo-
Fast Mp. !).I ) Ik'ox. Daily.
AJackson vlMItI:30'jm. cl sonvllle at..' :45 pm
I oAr' 11 ] tile a. 7oiu 4
Callahan at.... 1 ,J ft P,......11:25 p m
a at..:4 n Ma"o"at..,. ..
New Branford. 8:30 p m Thomasvile.. m
Savannah A.4t. W M4 4 f Al liAItj.......l:15 a m
SCharlestonr at... pm Mtfie 8:00.pm
Thomasville at... 6:55 p m New Orle sat4..tL-920 am-
oAlbapny la. *..1 i-h' ,' idS* :Ut ..i. 4:<-
SMontgomery at.-f451 I 4 iul attaa a../.d $:00Ifis
New Orleans at..10:00 p m Ohit s al..L.7aiy:00Ip'n
| Nashb ;.14.: 700p +< .. : t. Louis at......... 7:00 p m
Wash ng on at.. % pnn Iw York at...... 3:50 p mn
Ne*YdrR t....J:6:&in "
Pullman Palace Sleeping Cars on this Train from
13ackpFt W (- naUtv aV, t4. enaie4nnat
SotjaUgak o e yaNtba y, 1
Eufaula, and to Cicago via Montgomery anud Lou s-
S le. . ,
SPassengers wrrivqlr by tlis t.aizr for Palatka apd the,
Florida Sou thernrtail road, make ?lo.se'Q coectino lwith
steamer at the Railroad wharf.
^ tfexess-- til "
LeatveJack oviliI i t...... ....., .......:... : ..... ) In m
Arrive Jacksonville at.................... ........1 p:m
Arrive Savannah at6 ....... ......... .... 7:00 a m
SArrive Charleston at......: A1.s..L ... .t..1lir
Arrive Washington at.... ............ .......... 1:00 p m
Arrive New York at.................9:30 p m
ArafNt IA Mlun t .:.... ... .... ,................................. 12:10 p in
SA arrive Cincinnati at........................... ............... 7:00 p in
,Art* Q hlctL at ,i.,......................... l ..',. :. '- '
ArAiW.t. iLiiis .tA .*..... ..............
Pullman P laee Sleeping CCar.'(n 'thih Train fIr Sl\'-
iPassMMngers fifng le night express can get into the
sleepidigi .ars ahb. o'clor k- m, I) .
SA new Restaurant has been opened at Wayeross, and
(abundant time will be allowed for meals by all passen-
ger trains x .

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f and
Freight received every day from 7 a. m. to6 p. m., at Pier
SH. YONGE, ,
* Agent ofLine,-_ a., R.. a. I^e^^ .
H. R. CHRISTIAN, Gen'l Soliciting Agent.. -
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Boston and S


STranshipment and extra handling avoided.
accommodations.

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Gate Ciy, Capt. edge.............. ..
City of Columbus, Capt. Wpiq. .q
Gate City, Capt. edge........ ..'...
S City of, qlu "O4,Pg- W Ait ..
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:~" A -4NC MIj C LATEST FRE.""

oK'a rro rri o )r 1 ^
TBLI&m 8 ,' of. Saminnah, Ga.,


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prepared specially for Florida Oranges..

'i l/f^ Florida ret ard e ps is highly amn-


Also ENGLISH ACI., .PHOSPHATE for composting. Pure dissolved Bone. KAINIT,
COTTON SEED MEAL, r-ptre BIRD GUANO,
MURIATE OF POTASH, &c.

#:im 0fAdt'lW:"M7 al9
iniler the' d 0 istaniei
Analysis on the sad .ep.retwet., No other brands in this, State furnish such a reliable guar-
ppatee of their merits to, h$ 'i: rI '- ? .' .: ' 7; i;
SSend for Circular. c 0. 3. 3T"'OA.,
to may20-83 Jacksonville, Fla., General Agent for Florida.
I' I .V- :tr .., I ".)pI '
A1 T '" o,4.o"t?'1';^.#111a10 1: lot
GEOR -OWN NIURSERIES.

Si k r" E s Budded from tried and approved varieties, and
/ f. Vl\A ,l AN TRE._I.n .JE I = EL on good- heathy _, t ., ,. ..
. T fl,P -oiPERIlftSr TEARS, GRAPES, and a "ftj--rIwV o Af Tris Iitable t
Florida. Addreagss,l "' '
Feb 20- SO' -eor. eo-" lo a-'
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comif is llercf ijar
REFERiNCE.-Hibernian Banking Association, Chicago. "' -.
Correspondence solicited. No. 1 packing only solicited .to dec 5 82


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lay' December 7th, at 4:00 p. m.
l"inp mber 14th, at 9:00 a. m.
y7Dewember 21st, at 8:30 p. m.
i December t881, t'8:90 a. m. '
MB' A1 TO"NEW i YORK.
P 40 _ts, Savannah, Ga.


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JACKSONVILLE AND JAKSONVIL AND
CALLAHAN JUNCTION # M .CALLAHAN JUNCTION "
TO TO '
Macon .................................. 358 70 61 25 $Madison,, Ind.,........... ...... 1
Augbd.t................ .... ...40 80 70 00 JAffersonvilleV l .......1....... 75 1
Atlanta............ ............... ..... 40 80 70 00 Evansville, Irid..;.. t......... 7
Columbus, Qa ;. .L.,k..AA',... 70T, Cairo, Ill.. ... .......... 75 1
Montgomery, Ala...............40 80 710W Indianapolis...................... 80..
Mobile.. ....... ............ 87 Terre Haute.......................
C h i oo r..... i hio. .....................

SMemphis, Tenn.. ......... 0 10500 eor a,
Lou lKyl.. .... 0 lveland................................. 90
Cincinnati, Ohio..................... T0edb................. 1
Henderson Ky.............. 70 1 40 11 Detroit..... .....a................. 90 1
Columbus, ..y.......... 70 1 401 i Miwuke ....... 90
Hickman, Ky.................... 70 1 4011 5 00
FO 1 TO SAVANNAH. TO CHARL
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__________ ______ 'P'tr Box. Per IBbl. Per Box. ',
Jacksonvllle......J .0 Rv
L, dai h gs on St. Johns RSver .........L.. 35 70, -., 4. .:
Station.4 o'nlorlda Tranit 'R.7R...'. 0.... 7
Tampa and Manatee .................... 1 05 7
Stations on the Fla. Cen. &West'n 50


In Connection with Steamships of M. & M. T. Co., of Savannah,
.Y1ia Baltimore. .' '


86


In Connection ~etrb *e Atlantib Coast Line.

S' ,om Ld'gs on Fdr p
Jackson- St. Johns T -ran 'd ,4
T ville. River. Manatee.
TO 0 --- R o


Baltimore.......... ..G.. o 6 $1. 20 7O L 40 80 61,60 1-W68118 76 6.1 43
Baltimorek............................. .. 80 i 0rT0- 40L ;80 1 1 18 1 8 75 1 4"5
Philadelphia... ........ 60.. '120 70:4.1,40 1!1 '11 "
NBw York.................... ...... 1
Providence.............................. I 1 65 1 ,, 7 1 .6 ; .85
To all rail' points, 'aad y 4ly I4 i. -7ZI l -.

In Conne.tlon with dir ot teamxip ofUth ., B ,A . :W
SI 1 h Steamship Co any.


SFrom Fui ro
SFrom Ld'gs on Florida
S/ aeson- St. Johns Transit
ville. River. R. R.
TO ----
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Boston........ .... .. ...... 50 6 06I .0,~ 1W.05. 4,

In Connection with Steamshfis fri
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New York... 5....,:...... 501 00 60 .$rm
P60a1:::: 0100r60."
Phli elph ia,.... ..:. ................ .. 65. 0 1 3 O ,60 5 '
Baltimore..........;.... ................. 5 I1 00f 60 "1'0
BoSAton vt'fNew York............. 73 1' 451 8
Providence vigMew York........ 65 1 30 75. 1a


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Forids


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......... ............................ 5 1$1 101I 63 1 ,1301 70 $11 301 $95 $1l 60f 70 |$1 35
idence................................I 55 110, L 65 1SOM 70. 1304 95. 160 70 1 35
shington.............................. 60 1 00 1 70 11 20 80 "1 2011 05 1 50 65 1 1 2.5
To make rates from Stations on Tropical Railroad south'"bf Ocala add 5 cents
per bpx and 10 cents per barrel .to, ates from stations on Transit Railroad.
Steamvlip connection froti Sgvah1na& f6r' ew York every Tuesday sid Friday.
PtrBostgr W6e wrsday. For Philadelphia every Saturday. For Baltimore
Tuesday and Friday.
To make through rates from points tributnrytoi the above, add the rates for
transportation lines connecting to above rates.
The dimensions of the tdrm4 r dO fd ( riges 4 1z12 e4 ,ll,.' t
weight is estimated at 80 poundF. .. 1
The Standard Barrel is double the capacity 6f the Standard Box.
.Extee of .ptoy 'over the above will be liable to pro ra,ta, xcess of charges.
Thd (Car-lqa& is estimatedd at 20,000 pounds, or 250 Standard Boxes. Excess of this
amount will be chalrgdd for pro rata. Car-load shipments.musp be to one 4estina-
.tionand to one consigned. .
Prepayment of freight will not be required, but good order and condition of
shipments will ,e an asolute requirement. It is clearly understood bqtwuen the
shippers and ,the transportation companies that no responsibility shall at th for
16ss or damage, hoWever occasioned, unless it, be from negligence, aod that such loss
must attach solely to the company upon whose line such negligence maybe located.
The above points are the oply pol nts to which rate 6' a tu to
wJLph Bills Lading will be 'iSsued.' The BHS-Lfadft NIH be' ithe
.-Agents of this0Comvany at Jacksonville and Callahan and the ge. ry
Mercy Lis LieWta ai.a's Mail Line fromSt. John'sRiUer.L fti0ng
-rates W Itt d e~y...... .. ........ .: 'i,' "
The charges advanced by tlas Line in good faithto4~ ei 4Q8os6Wpointa
1lU!Ut 1D, s bJPatta correction by this Line, ".
"tiime .6fw iagle packages charged double rap . .
jin pv.ery e 4 ufl name and address 9f consignee must be~given for insertion
a Bill ,I ing an4 n, e Way-bill.
h. thpments via New-York will be charged at the current rates from that point,
witil cst of transfer added. II;-. 0 ,'ItI p
Single packages will be charged $1 each to Boston, New .T ,Phladelphia and
Baltimore. If shipped beyond, they will be charged in addition the singis.package
rates of connecting lines and4 cqst of transfe .
/S-ncil3, lttipiong yeelletoS and ifif'rnatoiA 'fUnlshed i' apl n io alny of
.the'agent ofth Liner, .. .. ,
Days of sailing sul4ct to change Without previoiis notice.' er thdr nforma-
l' VHtCl N( ibne, and C. R. R. ofGa., Office New Pier 85 NRiver, N. Y. I
j~i .Jm L (I^Mg t, 2.5 South Third St., ,Phihadelph&. :,i',L,, HULTGGINS,
Agent erchanits and Miners' Line, Baltimore. WM. H. R Agent Boston and
,avtans Eealnasip Line,"8 T'Wharf, Boston. O. G. PEARSON, Agent' S., F.' &
W. Railway, 21 Wasiington t, Boston, C. D. OWEN, 'General Agent F.F & W..
Railway,,315 Broadway, NtYork. J. B. ANDRBWS -Agent S., F, & W4IaIway
43 German St., Baltimore. J. M. CLEMENT, Agent S.P. & W. ailwy, Pier 41.
Outh .DelaWate^v.e., Philadelphia, or to either of tlhe undersignAd,
W. 0. AMES, Generap. Breight Agent, Jacksonville.
F. B. PAPY, General l'reightAgent, Fetnandina, Fla.
S' 'L. TAYLOR, General Freight Agent, Savannah, Ga.
GEO. W. HAINES, Agent bS., Jr..' & oksoivlle,'Fi. i
: IL ELI .IT,,%General Agetit Florida Dispatch Line, Jacksonville, Fla.


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FRUIT PAIN
AND) TABLE REPACEM
ING AND ,M W ION1 HOU1E,i :LT..
S.ASTOR',B .: Window, Picture i -,ca '
Packing 1T.t1e 'att Way ss Wh' f, hf aouksonville,
Florida. may12 '88. BR 9t T HE. P ::"

J. 6 to' coLoNr. "'- n .,.,
GLEMATO WAU OtQ1NTy2 GA.,
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i aHere we do ping ie 5ro.y-. well- n'kIs oi *
anel'oors, I-e"eb5,,we.8-




S mate delightful and perfe hea y all t M, yar ro d.j a lt
Land is not cleared, but neaf"the depot; some cleared A
land from $3to $10 per acre. All kinds of grain, vegeta-
bles, berries, fruit, and stock, do well. Our farmer- e av
South of debtd, some lending rd ney. ,, -R j ro t
SAny number of acres, or Monizing o grain egeatat= lest a t =;i- I
i$3 nper acre; 40 acres, with house complete, for P; Oles :Ea n 'I.... X I R
Come and see for yourself, or address Organized wln., . | STERS,
J-. M. ,8TIGER, .r -. -_ LHRIMP,
Sto Jan 9, '83. Glerimore,'Wre Counity, Ga.' K - R P. CRAB,
i QOLONEY, rALBOTT &. QO.,. TANSACTS A GyN RAI BAN G BUSINESS. GAME
SuItepgsitcoeeiaed, scouts and Exchange
^ .^ A ^*'I-Y C Bought and Sold on MOST -F BLE ,TERMS. of all descriptions, and the best chance to raise early
ea L sa On s Collections made and Pro1eed. el 'tted. 'v iegetablee, n $ new epmntrj. Address me with stamp,
v Correspondents-Importers national Bank, at Anclote, IlIaborouigh County, Florida.
... New York; Merchants Nati Savannah, a. I oans el oufveaecqB, -fl.e thoe-and acre_, as you,
,':j JACKSONVILL., FJL.A. Resident correspondents l JH vEs..& Co., Drexel, desira.. "" .t....t...... ........... .
,, . . , Morgan & Co., Jas. G. KizaC i tze .Bros.,XNew toaug '. i. 2M't, Jl.. MA K *
IHae lands a, ery ouwty in the Orange Belt, at from York, and other prominent ipsuing Letters of ... ... .
$' 3 to $100 per .e Orsie groves from 81000 to $100,000. Credit. rGA I,- apr 10-.tf . W NN 'E
Government lands in evety part of the Orange Belt. W .. ,'
Can guaranteemal8of our proper .,
strawberry Plauts. MILTiNERY TEES S GOOII iLJ

OranWe- Trees.
S We have 300000 trees, all ages, for sale, at from 10 cents F4 d ,,, -- .ifl *tO0 |
2 D Eper. 1 sto .
Sep..rE.fTs L, d... Our. v 7f We re ueetftilly announce to our friends and the pub-
Sep.8, tf. .. .. m ..n lli u i r licgeneially, that, having secured the services 9f co-n--
S.ar 1 7 Wes B1 re euin, prepare o estimor 6ii apdi.ot 4e,,bT1"iPg..ofi
$' .p...r ac .' acr-. 'es,- s}', ho u s '''% restBAWSatre .... .h .... ". ...... .o: .. : .. .. .. % *t I, ia


Commission Merchat, iI '.'" a"s. fS kA ...M .

Floi da OrgaiaLeI USIN.. FACTORIES,
l:.>. I ....U ,, .. .. ..... .. !4 'O E
1,0a ndS Choice CdoeOsbbTAg |Fl ii ITe condition for H Ti ES
'R eal Es,;"tate ... ... ollectionsmade'and P 4 *e.: ,m i t '. t.". : .. W j n c ry U J

Coo n w atsp. frW..B of l lati.O AN e s i. ON- .N t- -- ,. -. PUBLIC EDIFICES,
S-l. '' ewYok;Mechnt..NE TALO .. etc., at an point accessible by the several railroad and
A.LA.Re sidentnan, steorsolisnC. P ses g the advantage of ma fac-
,,0 MAIa.. IAT ,,MI ..I QV ;.N .to dec 12 '.82 No. 133 tu*b oiir ows lmrr we are enabled tOoffr vr3j"|ter. aer.i .
N"i HteryS ei the o Uas doBelt. atfo orteromshe andW qualityofe a 0n1oP
S 1 rfPon. Draimhts, plisin estimates and .nfor.aton. 0ahed
en e At SUITA re an kee in stock a full llof Fraing and Finish-


I ship pro btl& `e freitet are li-.t. Have .great c-- i I , .t .a l* i .rg umt.,olt lir tlBt fl difficulty n-nit the1 Lths, etc. -
* : : '......." j atrCl,25 '86 /n,- lotst(youit, In the town of SMtAafNtnaa County, w B,
Mil& O.tnd for eircUlar to -.- '.. July 17, '8-tf. Ellaville, Florida.

,,oo As A E ORSALE.
OBi be:inasted,.____tti advantage in the june 26-tf __P. AN IMPROVED PLACEon the south side of Lake
Tt.tfr, .;lr., H n OV / ------- -' '-; '" H1Xarris in Sumter Cotnty, Fla., about mile from Ya-
.. t Hi M L lah 'Itcontala res of the flnest flrstclass hihn
of 15 acres, 700 beiringtrees in the beautiful and noted hammock, about 50 re cleared. There two bo
,WOOK, LEDE h4hAMMOCK on the great Indian River, ever-falling brooks running through the paee, frem
with its fish, oyster, green turtle and ducks. I willself which an unlimited supply of water can be had mak-
Soroe for Uing the raising of vegetables a certainty. The lace has
.,i t' :rWO tre .lr0. ACTUAL VALUE, a. notedt le to ra iesing Vr sAL. 8bboh
Nu ei of. Y It is ti most beautiful and de- tached; there are 5 old orange trees fro 7 to 10 years
Ve state SANFORD, FLO IA, old, buded ith cice varieties; also, 700 trees from 4
ropuse e Jupite ofllan, iles outh, I Agent in OrangeOouuti for&I naea .t.. .ndem bearing. There
sro.pqse16eoM..ialtyof (is a Vpb0bly, the finest guava grove In
South m WCd ..,The estUmated yield in 1881 was 500 bush-
e Wod.rs, ,rL ,2,, FLORIDA LAeND AND IMP VEME ) ls. hla-e l ne f the mstvluable and in-
and th'emore tender tropicalfruits. vit land in this State. The quaity of the
C. B. MAGRUDER. UYS A ELLS ion, and remarkable protection
to feb 5' Rock Ledge, Florida. fro 4-r- prftable.for v etshle rowing.
O77guGRpus ANd on- Orange Grove" and Morrnngg itret saila re teve,
e pTe. pu*wp nImnunication at "aIaha by IbIn
I RSON ORJDER GOODS J AD ALSO ORA t coSiectingi St. Johns and Lake Eustis R"c -
SVER-TISERS A IAPPEJANib IN" T DIS- AL A ly the nonresidnce ofthe owner 44upe .
PATCH WILL CONFER A FAVOR BY NO- EXAMINES DEEDS, WEGOflATES LOANS, EtC PrIe, 15w,00. Terms easy. Ad* 'SidoJ
TIFYING THEM TO THAT EFFECT.. June 2-t .tofebj2 Esperance.F...




THE# FO.RIDA tCIMATC


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SJI 5JON IURKlH &,WHAS- AhREIS IM
THE FLOR lD
LAND AND IMPROVEMENT V

Offer from Ootobr 1", 1882, till Nay 1, 183, '
ALL THti,:LAN- ; .
Am Govpnmett IFop Qo *1.98 pnr A o e
. ) bK N or "A N oII W O) MixJ M 1 A M
sItches, Velu.ite, I4v P*t- O!Pa e -Imt --evy Nit.. oueh .,
Polk, Mana| n td Me MB : --
?FLtIfA e INPa|VS 'ENT
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COMISSON MiRCA ..... r.aMs..

COMMISSION 'MERCHANTS .4mg, *S,. u.1
*euthe.n ..L... t Ue etables a Aelatt. e 1 m, v -ifnaa iswafnv ;,


&3L' W' RE~ NERM POUTM Y I
FN I N S
PAN MANN MONNY my ViRM M
FORRES'TEWS CEHEMIRCA MANLURES,
1A d On@ po ofT01101
table., Orange Ture -.1
AND All4 We @ bbookag
Ua*9'R OrP:A z0. rjo, l ial W
-= gy -= thanI M g 6pooel fT0 the @ n f e
cEO, 8, EOTER, 169 Front St., New York.'"
uH0eaiN RN m Wo" XOedn aMWAM i all n 1A MI i* 8, B. HUBBARD & CO..
Do ot Vermin or Zineots in the Boil, JAnov1sN. r.,
.a, *- 6. 0 0 3 naD = a z A a a A M W-- .7 -u3'tI ttri l vP
*E ,i 'P Uu.p. I Mim it Ribe aM >oths D, B.,

FLORIDA FRUITS D VEGETAbLESal
494 WHT SIXTH *ST 0 0INNATT, AmETO 0k B L P Ot le.L 4s1N A 00,1 I
HEFPIMMIXm 4 impMt1a Aen1e 0OR aI? le Ir OI N NNATl "ItIfM 4

NO. 41 sPTJT 1oaiLAWAnnIeN

tweev aNo8)R, of suga & a 8 mITrsM and Nrt kasftI, Rd Don ban


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THE FLORIDA DISPATCH.


If you want to become a telegraphoperator send twen-
ty-five cents to C. E. JowAs & 'BO., Cincinnati Ohio, for
bestillustiat6d instruction b6ok. eow to July2O-83

Orange Groves


-AND-
LAND NEAR JACKSONVILLE, FLA.,
FOR SALE AT A BARGAIN.
Choice lots for Residence, Gardens, etc.
Qroves built and cared for and improvements made for
non-tresidents, by J.'S.' BELLt
Ral Estate Agent, and Notary Public,
S hov 5, '8. Reed's'Block, Bay-st., Jacksonville, Fla.
n RICH selling our Rubber Stamps and Music.
u Samples free. L. P. Bissell & Co., Cleveland O0.
to may20-'88


SFORSALE.
126 acres, beautifully situatedont Lake Tohopekalg ,ia
few miles south; of IK1siaumniee Ci~yegooqd or Oranges and
Vegetables. Very select anid desirable. $30 per acre. Ad-
dress "L," Dispatch office. to dec 2682


Lands in Middle and South Florida,

'TRANSIT,
SFLORIDA "SO T, ,
F OUT-iIERT ,,'
". "ad SOUTH FLORIDA
RAIL RADS.
Xandts for, Oraiige Groves,
1 Li4,s5 rOr T'riuok Garieiing.
At fair t4rices and on Reasonable Time.
We also offer ..


I ti SANFORD.

we have some




Sanfordl fis p6urches, Schools, Railroads,'
Car-shops, Telegraph, Telephone, Water
Works and ,lLge advanmges of an

For full particulars, address
JAMES E. INGRAHAM, Gen. Agt.,
Sanford, Orange.Co., Fla.
In regard Lands in Middle Florida, address
JOHN E. LAMBETH, Local Agent,"
nov2-tf 'Gainesville, Fla.


THE PIONEERNURSERY of FLQI IDA.
ONE HUNDRED ACRES IN ,TOCX6.
THE SWEET ORANGE, A SPECIALTY?
Catalogue sent free on application. Address
to'feb 20,',8 Jc A. HARIEE,
t. feb 20,93 Jacksonville, Fla.


3.000


BARRELS P Q AT .
.^ f ^ **, .* 1., ...i ^ .*: L S1.^ *


LOCAL ADVERTISEMENTS.
BAlIRS. BABIES. BABIES.
ToUt can get them Ph6tographed perfectly at BUR-
GERT'S New Gallery. He takes them as quick as light-
ning. 79% W. Bay-st. to dec 4.
FLORIDA BREEZES ,yYMrs. Ellen Call Long of
Florida will soon be published by ASHMEAD BROS.,
and will have a large sale. Advance orders solicited.
;'PLYMOUTH ROCKS AND RkOWN LEGHORNS.-A few
trios for sale. T. GRAHAM ASHMEAD,
to dec5-'82 Williamson, Wayne Co., N. Y.
FLORIDA ILLUSTRAT'EJD.-10,000 copies of which
have Just been issued by us, consists of 20 imperial size
colored views in a handsome cloth case, illustrating the
different sections of the State ofFlorida.
This is the handsomest work of the kind ever pub-
lished on Florida. Price by mail, postage free, $1.00.
Every one interested in Florida should have a copy.
SAddress, ASHMEAD BROS.,
,tf Jacksonville, Fl*.
BLOMFIELD'S LL1STRATmD HISTORICAL
GUIDE OF ST. AUGUSTINE AND FLORIDA, with
map for tourists, invalids and Immigrants. For sale
l4ytU booksellers an(I newsdealers In the State, or, sent
to ;yK addressior 50 cents 1byv Y
MAX BLOOMFErDLD,
to prl5-'83 St. Augustine, Fla.
LA:W BLANKS.-A full fAne for Justices ort ti Peace,
Circuit Courts, etc. Deeds, Mortgages etc., are printed
and published by ASTIMEAD RO., ackson vile, Fla.,
for a cat u tf
ADVE ItiiL 1 :(roulitln f i' the
/neklttwo Mon T A 4DISATIrtJ' -A is-
sue from 8,000 to 10,000 copies every week; about 40,000
a a m o n t h . * .-
Merchants and others should take advantage of this
a an'alveiAide' liberally.
For advertising rates see editorial page. tf
ORANGE WRAPS.-Ordei your orange wraps from
ASHMEAD BROS., Jacksonville, Fla. For prices see
adyveisement. tf


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n tu rCTn o1ritB.SETY nte n rt notTA- IP'.S.
Are manufactured right in our establishment, in the best manner, and at short notice.


CH R ISTM'AS GAQO...iD

tISTAS A EW YEAI'S' CARDS' IN GREAT VARIETY.
We carry the largest stock in our line south of Baltimore.
Aa- Orders by mail solicited and promptly attended to.
Anything we send out, if notsatisfactory, we will take back and refund the money.


-[Full coint-480 sheets to itI ream.]


1 e. pr rm. 17 c. prrm. 19 c.'pr rrn.'
Addre t ASHMEAD. BROTHERS, .
21 WEST BAY STREET, JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA
f ': . :, -,,.' ,


590


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To arrive during NOVEMBER and DECEMBER. Also general stock of SELECT SEEDS for Gardeners, and
SPECIAL FERTILIZERS for POTATOES AND CABBAGES.
F 'F0,YN TON *TOBA^p yi S.
These stems are claimed by WESfiERN GARDENERS to be a sure specific for the IN TS that destroy Cab.
bage. Full stock


to jan6, 83, LE, FLOJD4A.


ASHMEAD BROTIMERS,
21 WEST BAY STORE T, JACKBONVILLE; 'I ,

PUBLISHERS, BOOKSELLERS;S.TATION ERS
PRINTERS AN. 't RIDERS,

rOLS4"Q"i'3 'LrTZOL...s.
4-.If ,* 6. ,, .1
W, have he mQst complete Book Bindery i1 t '-ptate. Can I le,Nlube r or Page and Perf rte y job p ent us.
1 lqnks and ;Bla*k Books manufactey to order f6r Rallrodi, Stedmboats, i H4te|s, its i ,
S ( 1 I aaidCorporationg. riqling of diflpujt Jobs 9 speelality. '. .
WE PUBLISH

42 -page Weekly Agricultural Journal, at only $1.00 perryear,
; / Ievoted to Southern A.gripulture, Fruit Growing, Market, GaLdenragq etc.
This paper has the largest circulation of any published in Florida. Specimen copies free. Write for a copy.


Itis genetally 'c6needed we dl finest Job Printing in th Sate.'i e e fo e al ml n l1
:. new type. .. pilnt the smallest 'Isiting Card to t b largest sizdPter.'
nting of Pamphlets a specialty. Prices on application.
___. A_______ )* -v

FLORIDA: FOR ITISTS, I VALIDS ORANGE CULTURE IN CALIFORNIA, by
AND SETTLE (rbour,'Profusely II- A. T. Garey, (cloth))...................Price 1 25
lustrated).......... ...........................Price $1 50 A MANUAL of GARDENING in FLORIDA
FLORIDA: ITS 1s. E Y, CLIMATE (Whitner)....................Price 50
AND HISTORY r)....................Price 1 50 COLTON'S MAPQF FLORIDA.....................Price 75
GUIDE TO EAST rL ,aplerPrice 10 COLTON'S MAP OO FLO4RDA (Sectional-
FAIRBANKS' HISTFLOR A........Price 250 the best)...............................r.....................Price 1 25
GUIDE TO JACKSO ] ....................Price 25 NEW AND ACCURATE MAP OF ST.
TOURISTS AND NVAg REFERENCE JOHN'S RIVER .......................................... Price 25.
BqOK WIOTEi...RE ........ Price 75 McCLELLAN'S NEW DIGEST PLAWS
6UT -IORID, THi IHE- OF FLORIDa, (8 she_, losagc ttra)..Pri e 00
D IC'A. O... E .r...........UL .........rie 25 INDEX'TO THE Dt ISIONS OF THE U-
DAVIS' ORANGE CULTURB(new edition) PREME COURT OF FLORIDA..................Price 3 00
enlarged and improved.... ......................Price 50 NOTES FROM SUNLAND ON THE MAN-
(new edi- A TE-UEWitO T
noRA'NA`; 4 F IE MS..-Il..:d-..:Fr tq zduct ..O....^
ORANGE INSECTS--Illustr A d]ar..ripe 100 duction By Samuel C. Upham)...............Paper .25
HISTORY OF ST. AUGUS Dewhurst........,.. 25 | FLORIA A PERMANENT HOME,.......Price .10
D TTAla IIA--1oonf1 eld ................................. .50
e ipve book$ nailed o ree p, ie.
S, by it, ost fr.e, on receipt / price.)
In B*okI F]6rm, Qontainiazf l Views Each.
Souvenir of Florida, (sma size)............................ ....... 25c Souvenir of Jacksonville, (large size).......................... 50c
Scen 'i^.l racers o h, ( cSupSou.h(mall Souvenir of St. 4uiustine, (arge sze)r ... ..... 50c1
sie)<." ...^ ... . ". 25c Stere co(e Viearspe' . 4.i. ." J.........$1 00
L Ai ^ IZLTLTSTrE^A..ED.
10,000 copies of which !C byl, on stl otwent 1 ne l size colored views in a hand-
some cloth case, illustrati tdf r sections, tfe pttt o orida:'-.
This is the handsomest work of the kind ever published in Florida. Price by mail, postage free. $1.00. Ever one
^ere tedin F!?r!4 shougKt ^ive 7y. _. |^ .... ,' '

WARRANTY DEEDS, phfi BLM .L...:... ...... Price, 50;I/MRTGAGES, perdlzeni.......................Price 50
QUIT-CLAIM DEEDS, per dozen.......................Price 50 NOTARIAL SEAL PRESSES, made to order.Price $5 00
iWe publish a full line of Law B.wks for 'LSwye.rs-8..Tsttces of the Peace, CirecuMt Courtsu etc. Price-list
mailed on application. .