The Gainesville star
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Title: The Gainesville star
Alternate Title: Gainesville twice-a-week star
Physical Description: Newspaper
Language: English
Publisher: D.E. Godwin
Place of Publication: Gainesville Fla
Creation Date: December 22, 1903
Publication Date: 1903-
Frequency: semiweekly
Subjects / Keywords: Newspapers -- Gainesville (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Alachua County (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Genre: newspaper   ( marcgt )
newspaper   ( sobekcm )
Spatial Coverage: United States -- Florida -- Alachua -- Gainesville
Coordinates: 29.665245 x -82.336097 ( Place of Publication )
Dates or Sequential Designation: Vol. 1, no. 1 (May 1, 1903)-
General Note: Publisher: D.E. Godwin, May 1, 1903-<Sept. 27, 1904>; W.L. Hill, Oct. 4, 1904- .
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."" LA SEhhIIMINAR su ccessful terng of ch'l ever taught atl FID Y IG

Coietlitive Drill Bv Young La-
.dies and Young Men.


Other Drills to Com se-Iove-
i'ments of Some of the E.
F. 5. Faculty.
Od -itst Tuesday, December 17, the
olipetitive drill between the young
.tdletianud young. ien's cotaipanies for
the uOedal offered to the best drilled boy
and giFl by Supt. Guilliams was given
on the campus in front of the barracks at
2:1i p. W,
A, .rge number of visitors filled the
piapasof the barracks and stood alxut
the grfundi(,.aad the cadets were heartily
aPkiaeqp they maarched u.ion the pa-'
rade grtnlnd,
SUiab 'adges of this drill were Capt.
B Mc:.G. VWest, Lieut. Turner, and
indr'WIiiam Wheeler.
a thorough test. in all military
mpOtRVli t the men who maden mistakes
Swere'tOpped out until only two, Cor-
poral Traeheart Bodiford and Cadet Allie
Cone, wre left standing.
After protracted effort to decide the
cQptea' jn. favor of one or the other of
Sthese-A.Ult.-was finally decided that both
were equally good, and that Allie Cone
should wear the medal for two weeks and
itehould then be worn by Mr. Bodiford.
At thv end of each month hereafter
these pile drills will occur and the boy
add girlt.who wins the niedal at the close
of school will hold it.
Capt. AITV Herzog with Capt LeRoy
i4 1iles was in command of tliecotmpaiy
composed of 50o men, 25 from 'o. A and
25 frogt Co.B. *
SJa tbhe yopig ladiea.L*ALgwhich :follow-
eda:4oAepn girls participated, four from
eac.h oomipany. Major Floyd being in
commnida. -
This "titest was won by little Nlis-s
Coe6ella Strobliar,the youngest and stiall-
i, eat glrit the company
This gave great delight to all, as the
Little girl is a general favorite.
The Judges of this drill were Miss Ge
Stride Cushma n, Mrs. Carrie Mc('olishin
and Mrs, Littlefield.
On Friday work at the Seminary wa-
discoititnued after the morning exercises
At chapel the young ladies of compatty
A presented Major Floyd with a fin.-
rocker ,and rtl4je of company It with a
number of valuable books.,
S sMia Alma McCook making the first
preeistation and Miss Jessie Evan4 the
second in two graceful speeches.
Mrs. Camsels' vocal class of young
ladies sang a-beautiful serenade with ex-
Squisite taste and finish. Mrs. Cassels has
fine ability as a developer pf voices which
she is proving in.her work at the Senmi-

After the exercises the cadde 'f tiarcired
to the campus and after a fine military-
ceretmony saluted the flag with six bugles
played-by Capt. Kennedy, Major Wheeler
Capt. Gilea,. Cadet Allred aud Pickett
and Liut. Turner. The cannon was
thed fid, and 'Old Glory. came down to
remailaisin quiet until 1904.
Prof. OaAsells and wife will make an
extended visit to South Florida, Prof.
John Summers and wife have gone to
Georgia and Prof. G. I,. Sp;ilman will
go to Jacksonville where he will join his
wife for the holidays.
Supt. Guilliame, Prof. McBeath and
Ca0lt'yneah will attend the State Asso-
ciation at Lake City if the town decides
ad cnductlt'lelf In a manner to warrant
holdidg tlthbeeting there.

We Are Promlaed a V. M. C. A. and
Mtespital Building.
Mr. Jose rl Kohler, who has been in
tereaffn tltelf i an a effort to secure
forG Oalerille a Young Meu's Christian
Aaaotm-lo and Hospital building, has
ltamte4 ftd a two months stay in Phil-
adelphia, an4 ia highly pleased with the
promised access of the trip.
Mr. Iehler brought the gratify-
ing in1orathio that he appeared before
the Woidn's Christian Temperance
Union ofPhdlealphis, stated his desires,
platl, etse.. aud asked for assistance. The
union aippip4 a committee to raise
S*s,5oe ot the purpose 'of erecting a
Young Ite Chxdisa Associatioa and
HapitJ bwdthg In OGaineille,. la..
ad asseestt ebhla that she would

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The Methodist Congregation and.

To aUl I Mn


S Card of Thank.
. Haltbho n, Fla., Dee.. i9,'903
"dito'. Stt>-:-Pleaae open your col-
umos to' these kind remarks by an old
*Mr.; A. IH. Ch. st and family, who1
lost their home a shot time ago by-fire,
acsriret o'han&tArie ki 1 hearltl ne-ole

0. H. Stewairt,
P. 0. Bo k434 .
Gaiuesville, Florida.
Boiler Maker" and
Sheet Ironi Worker.,

of 'H.tWhoa aid community for tUhe'r *
many acts of substaital relief, I inbhnels p
and deeds of love, shown thet in ei
sad loss of ho.ne .- 'Sweet Heine." They, I would be glad to cor-
appreciated themn more than they can ex- respond with managers of
p.ss n wors. either high or low pressure
eaon hot boilers.
Yesterday afternoon about d6il, while ALL WOREK GUARANTEED
some par' s we:e winding up a bird Good Referen0eS.
luu',t nerr the c:ty, C 1. Benson, the
wel -1-.1own Gai.seqsi.le barb-r, was acci. Prof. P. Q. Cason, principal of the
d-i tally shot by a young man named Orange Heights school, was in. the city
Ttuby. Two small shot stack Bentson Satirday. Hle was en route to Hague,
in the face, but without serious .results, where he will spend the holiday
and le came into the city without mak-- Old newspapers, suitable for wrapping
ihg kuow.i that he had. beei shot. Mr purposes. 15 cta. a hundred or 25 for 5
Ts ab-'tere.s the affair ve -y much, and cts., at TIt STAR officer
assured the wounded nsa's that the doc- R. S. Bradley, Wacahoota; 1. S. Neal,
ftr's h:ll would cost himn nothing. Mclntsh; T. 1I. SLriigf.ll.ow, Jackson-

was taught by Miss Agues Ret.ouer of
Rochelle. A nuinlier of the p.ittons met
at the school hulilding ,I i spre.ul .1 sump.
tuous dinner. The tno.-ning was devoted
to: a general review of the studies, and at
noon there was played an interesting
game of "counttry-ball," better kuoivn as
"townrball," by the teacher anii pupils.
The closing exercises .were interesting.
W. W. Sykes, sipec-visor of the school,
avd J. M. Love, supervisor of the Union
Grove school, made able addresses, and
last, but by no means leastof all, was an
address by Miss Zetrouer herself. She is
an estimable young lady and able ed-
ucator. She made many fields. while
here, and was loved by all who knew her
Wherever she may teach, the pat-ons
may rest assured that they have a teacher
who will do her duty.
A number of our farmers went to New-
berry. yesterday.
Mrs. M. D. Colson arid son, Lee, moved
-to Gainesville last week.
Capt. J. M. Dell is spending a few days
in the West etid shooting quail. -
P. D. Preva tt of Meridith, has returned
home to spend Xmas with his parents.
Shelton Colson returned home yester-
day from Gainesville, whert he had been
attending school.
Theodpre Kidd of Bartow is spending
the holidays here with his parents, but
he will return to school after the holi-
days. .
There will be a Chris mnas tree at Jud
sa:i Thurstlay night, .
Mrs. F. S. Sayche2 spent today' with
Mrs. B. ". Williams.

Daffef antad Gerimans.
The chlarneter and teomilrnment, of
the population of north Sleswle lare
very quiet and peaceable. As an of-
ficial Prussian record of criminal cases
states, there Is in the whole German
empire no single province In which so
few sentences are passed by the critn-
Inal judges as In north Sleswick.
There were only half the Prussian aver-
ago of theft cased and cases of robbery
with murder and murderous assault.
These favorable crime statistics are
due principally to the good bringing up
and intelligence of the middle and
lower classes as well asto to the cordial
and harmonious family life of the Dan-
Ish population. Among the Individual
members of the family there always
exists a consistently affectionate and
hearty tone In their intercourse with
ouch other. I visited many theaters,
restaurants and tnes, which were prin-
cipally frequented by the Danish in-
habitants, but Iowhere saw an Im-
proper action nor an Ill mannered of-
fense. The Intercourse between master
and servant Is also always friendly and
polite.-W. Hartmann In Nineteenth
Dell tlngrl f In London In t10".
Here Is an extract from a journal of
the year 1609: On arriving In London
we henrd a groat ringing of bells In
almost all the churches going on very
late in the evening. We were Informed
that the young people do that for the
sanke of exercise and amusement, and
sometimes they pay considerable soms
as a wager who will pull a bell the
longest and ring it In the most ap-
proved fashion. Parishes spend much
money In harmoniously sounding bells,
that one being preferred which has the
best bells. The old queen Is -said to
have been pleased very much by this
exorcise, considering It as a sOn of the
health of the people.. They do not ring
the bells for the dead. When a person
lies In agony the bells of the parish
he belongs to aref touched with -the
clappers until he either dies or recov-
ers again. As oon as this s1gn Is
given everybody In the street as well
as In the houses falls on his knees of-
fering prayer for the sick person.
Suicides on 'Blue Monday-.
A sctentist whio hal made a study of
suicides has discovered that more wom-
en commit suicide on Monday than on
any other day of the week.
Monday, "blue Monday" as It has
long been called, is one of the most
trying days of the week for women
who are housewives, prIncipally be-
canuse It is "wash day." Breakfast is
usually served earlier than on other
day and more hastily prepared. T
children are early hurried off to school
and dinner Is often "pleked up." "Blue
Monday" Is the ope ddy in the wee
when a housewife's troubles, hard
work and annoyances seem to come all
at once; hence the significant name
for the first working day of the week.
carlotes(l of Plamts.
Time at which different plant open
and shut their petals have been lavesti-
gated, and It Is commonly found that
the hour varies according to theamnmnt
of moslature In the air. The splai
,thing Is to project the pollen from In.
evading moisture, and since some planted
suchb as the pimpernel, promptly deo
their petals on the near appnuch o
rain thy serve as weather .puS.
Saom pl-ant, sem to belA, In a. s aor
day's work, the pimpernel, for lnrtaflce,
oDenhaf at 8 in the morning and se'

Friends Welcome. Pastor.


Other Pastore Unite In Wel-
coming Pastor Carpenter
For, Fourth Year.
The members of the lone Mission So-
ciety of Kavanaugh Meihodlst church,
this .city, tende:ed atn enjoyable recep-
tion to Rev. and Mrs. W J. Carpenter, at
the parsonage Friday. ev,.,ing from 7:30
to 1o:3o o'c'eck,.
lcsides .he congregation, of which Mr.
Carpea'.eI h'3 been the beloved pastor
for lie last four years. there were p-esent
Rev. and NM s. J. B. Holley, of the First
Baplist-church; Rev. and M-s. T. I'. Hay,
cf the ni at Presbyterian church; Rev.
Jno. Gray, rec:oerof Holy Tritity Episco-
pal church and a number of other friends
from the congregations they serve.
Several of the ladles present gladdened
the 'hearts of the guest, by rendering
some excellent vocal and instrumental
music, and that which was:. neither least
nor last on the podgraut wasa thie serving
of refreshments which were mutch en-
joyed by all:
Major W.L. Floyd delivered an elo-
qi ent address of welcome to the much
beloved pastor and wife; his amiable
daughter and several sons. The'addresa
consisted of both humor and unfeigned
affection, snd Rev. Carpenter's response
was eloquent and in the samune spirit as
was the address of welcome by Major
The reception frost beginning to e'ad
was an enjoyable affair, and all seemed
to go away feeling better for having at,
tended it, and some we:e heard to say
that they were sorry that according to
Methodist confe.-ence law Brother Car-
penter and his excellent family can re-
main in Gainesville only one mo.-e year
-having been here three years already.

Remedy Failed-Try Iodlne and Ker-
oalne Oil."
Mr. 0' 1. Floyd weett out quail shoot-
ing recently and when about a mile and
a half west of the city, his valuable point-
er dog was struck it one of his front feet
by an immense rattlesnake. Mr. Floyd
immediatelyy located and killed- the snake
and then.gave his st.ention to trying to
save thlie life of his fine dog by injecting
large quantitities of permanganate of pot-
a31h in the wound with a hypodermic
syringe, and although it is conaide ed
one of the lest antidotes known, it failed
to have any apparetit, effect toward re-
leving the dog and the faithful animal-
died in great agony within fifteen min-
utes after it was struck:-Orlando Star,
Novembe.- 28.
Mr. Floyd is well known in Punta
Gorda. The above is reproduced as go.
ing to show that pirmanganate of potash
is- not to be relied upon. -
Now, let soe.eone try tincture of iodine,
ten to twenty drops its a wiae gla of
water every fifteen- or twentity mitntutes,
and report the result. "
When iodine Is not to be had-at o aie,
-saturate a cluth in klno:ene oil, apply It
to the wou.ad and keep the cloth thor-
oughly saturated. It is better, If pjass-
ble, to plunge the wound into a bucl.et
or tub of kerosene and keep it there un il
relief is secured. Kerosene is a prompt
and effective remedy for insect bi.e and
it may cure snake-bite. here's nothing
like trying. Try It, ad be sure to re-
port result.-Ilunta Gorda Herald.

Pounded Pastor.
The members and friends of the Ad.
ventist church of this city, desiring to
show their appreciation of the new pas-
tor, Elder I. W. King and hid family,
assembled .at the paior's hose a few
evenings ago, end gave the family an
appreciated pounding. The good things
carried and the friendly greetings were
such as to make happy the pastor and
his family.

At the home of Mr. and Mrs. C. V.
McQueen. at LeliagKta, teast Wedneslay,
the latter's daughter, Miss Addie Wright,
was married to Mr. Hodges, Rev. J. B.
Holley, this city, oSciating.
The bride i. in amiable young lady, a
graduate of Oainedle GOmrded and lllgb
School, and has many aduLing friends
In thia dty, with wbom the Star maite in -
offertag coagratulatlioa.

'Count the day tlt ChristaUa,

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( We Have I

I In Stock, and are constantly receiv-.
* ing "up-to-date" Shoes for Men,
I HWomen and Children, at popular.
prices and of the best makes.

| We call

T Particular attention to the Ladies
I "Brockport" and Mens "All Amer-
* ica" an' "Walk Over" grades.

I J. D. Matheson, t

$ lhom and LBBtljeia h etoe. 01n iilIe, Fla.



Cotton Department,


Higher price paid for ea Iland ottoq

In Segd or Lint, Large or Small Quantities.

Advances made. Warehouse charges free. Firm offers

made by letter or wire. Correspondence solicited.


THIS PAPER is published in the inter-
est of the Moral, Business and Political In-
terests of Gainesville, Alachua County and
Florida, and in the financial interests of its
editor and proprietor.

THE STAR is the PEOPLE'S paper,
and will advocate such candidates for office
as the editor conscientiously believes are the
people's best friends when principle, experi-
ence' and ability are all considered, and,
while friendly suggestions are always wel-
comed, the policy of THE STAR will be con-
trolled only by its editor and proprietor.

SEND US ONE DOLLAR and receive
for twelve months


D. B. GODWIN, Bditor,

Gainesville, -F Flor

Try Fagan's market for beat meats.
Mrs. McLean of Archer was shopping
in the c;ty Friday. -
Prof. D. C. McIntosh of Hawthorn,
was in the city Friday..
Subscribe for the STAR now, and begin
with t(le advent of a new year.
Genuine -Stetasn hats, gloves, .etc.. at
Matbesonts's Shoe and Leather Store.
b Engineer J. B. Mat'air f Waldo was a
business .visitor to the city Friday.
Mrs. -. A. Laraon of High Springs was
among the shoppers in the dity FridaV.
Mr. and Mrs James Blake are spend-
lug the holidays with friends at Palmetto.
The Star will not be issued on Christ-
mas day. Look out for next Tuesday's
issue.. .
L. C. G-acy and John Quuinlan were in
the city Friday from their homes at High
Hon. John G.' Dampier, county com.-
missioner front' Hague, was in the city
Saturday. -
C. C. Strickland, one of hague's lead-
.ng citizens, was a visitor to the city
Prof .. W. WWideman of Tallahasseeia
spending the holidays with his family inI
this city.
Mblaster Mechanic E. J. Smith of Hight
Springs, was a business visitor to the
.city Friday,.
Wade Hanmpton returned Pilday froul
Sewanitee, Tenn., where le has been at-
tenditig college. .
Ladies', gents' and boys' house slip-
pers at Mathesout's bhoe and Leatther
T. P. Davis, a prominent citizen of
Rocky Point was transacting business in
Gainesville Saturday.
Master Mechanic K. J. Smith and on,
of High Springs, were among the traders
in Gainesville yesterday.
H. L. Setzer of High Springs, and C.
W. Wells of Alachua, were I.i the city
doing Xmas shopping yesterday.
Capt. Win. Budd, A. C. L. stock claim.
agent, with headquarters at St. Peters-
burg, is in the city on business.
Matheson'a Ibhoe and Itsather Store is
the place to get attractive and useful
Xmas presents. .. '-
Hugh S!mmons,- of Charlotte. N. C.,
was greeting friends in the city yesterday.
He will return to Carollna today.
The Presbyterians will have. a Christ.
mas .ree for the Sunday school children,
and a reception for the largerones.
The Methodistsof North Ga'neavllle
will have a Christmas tree Christmas eve
night, at the North Gainesville Hall.
J. B. McDonald of Oaineavlle, was in
the city yesterday and stopped at the
Duval Hotel.-Time.r-Union, Dec. 19.
Delinquent subscribers will take note
that the editor of the Star will hang up
all the spare stockings he has Christmas.
If yo want osney to buy or bulld a
bI=M, Pay of mertage, or evmtret r t
vrefktable lventmset see nMver.
Reooee Baird returned Saturday from
Ponkeepsle, N. Y., where he has just
completed a business course with high
J. D. btringfellow, one of Gal eevlle's
most prominent vezetahle growers, was
out of the city on business several days
last week.
A goodly number of people from the
country and nearby towns, were In the
city yesterday doing their Chrisut s
Mrs. W. I. Hidyo an4 chbldre, are
visiting relative ina South Flords. They
will spe.d the holidays at ICsisunee
and Bartow.

day -frems R I&jA-flgwhIne b 416d
his regular othe Pro.by
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.ville; M. D. Bryan, Alachua, and C. C.
.Strickland, Hague, were among the vis-
itors to the .cty Saturday.
-We wonder if Santa Claus could find
in town a man, woman or child, that we
could not lease with Christmas shoes.
L. C. Smith. "
Dr. Boggs was sick and unable to
conic last Sunday, but the Presbyterian
congregation highly appreciated the
preaching of, the Rev. Mr. Hay of Gaina-
vill,-F-ernandlin6 Star, Dec. 17.
If it ia Job pr ntng you want just sei.d
your order to the Atar.' It will' have
prompt attention, and work and prices
will suilt you. f"
Mrs. J. E. Futchl returnieda few days
ago front iague, where she .attended. the
funeral services over the remaias.0 of her
niece, Miss'Joule Strlckland, daughter of
Mr. ai Mrs J. A. J. Strickland.
For -.the best fresh meats, akid fancy
family groceries go to J. G. Harrold's
market, two doors front opera house et-
trance. 'Phone No. 25. .
Mits Christine Richards returned
Saturday from Raleigh, N. C., whete lshe
has been attending college. Mist Chris'
tine's nimany friends are pleased to have
her with them during the holiday.
Giddings' ai erwer doea the work.
For Sale by Dr. S. B1. olddlngs, Oainea-
ville, and -the Postoffice Drug Store and 1.
A. Stephens, High Springs, Pla. a
Mr. and Mrs. Bert Newbern, a popular
young couple who were married only a
few weeks ago, and who reside near
'OcAla, have just returned home after a
visit to the groom's parents in this city.
C. H. Crisman of Micanopy, and -. IB.
Godwin of High Springs, are authorized
to take subs riptionfs sand collect for the
same for The Star. See them about it.
Supt. 4Iolloway visited Lake City,
Jasper, Starke and other points last week
in the interest of his candidacy for State
Superintendent, and he came back well
pleased with the encouragement he re-
Don't fall to visit our China depart-
meat, second floor. You will be sure to
find the very thing you want for some
friend as a Christmas gift. L. C, S ith,.
Mrs. Jno. Quinlan and two daughters
passed through the city Friday en route
to their home at IIIkh Springs. They
came in from Hawthorne where the
daughters are attending school, and will
spend Christmas at High Spriings.
If your hair* is becoming thin try 014-
dinga Utoparalleled -flair Grower Pot
sale by Dr. 8. B. oiddtugs, oalneville,
and the P'oetoAce- Drug and J. A
Stephens, Store, High springs.
Mr. and Mrs. Strouse, parents of Dr.
Clarence ,'. Strouse the eve gelist who
is spending the winter lr, ",6Ineville,
arrived it the city a few days ago. Prom
here they will go farther South, but
will return and attend the coming Bible
Conference In tbiq city.
Bring us your cotton, and price our
Koods. If you can do better elsewhere
than with us, no bam do ne but give us
a trial. 0. W. FAstorlin A Co.. High
prlinga. Fla.
J. B. McDonald, the Prairie Creek sew-
mill man, has bought the naval stores
business of B. P. McCell, Jr.,. at Pair-
beaks, and try the naval stores business
In connection with the mill buinees.
Mr. McCall, we ere informed, will go
into business In Hamilton county, .
Sflae you tried OGddings' Hair Grower?
Others have tried it and pronounced It
mod. For sale at 8. B. Oiddlng' Drug
Stoe, oalnesville, and Postoleee Drug
Store and J. A Stepbens, High Springs
-At Kavanaugh Methodist churek there
will be a Christana prayer meeting at 6
o'clock Ohdstmas morning. everybody
is invitedd to attend. It is ealles tha
most Oaiseaville people arn socustased
to gettUig out to prayer eating, but
they. might do so ones a year. Attend
the ,eeuf.
ai r" s taMd makig a Churatams
w U S tover mr moIsbl" ie.athn
ivg4 we have

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and t pqeildent, and through the toffee County, Georgia, Murderer,
seretaryof state F-rance and Spain
las Aari ure In thPe changes of a- ngae In Dougaee Jal.
M4 tj4 averSShiT/, Wa thb at Dougla 0 v., friday,
C XrG triled to pa U-the ldgTia- iat 1:40 o'cloc Lee Cribb was bhanied.
i nec ary to end an OflOvlal 41e'- i l eek wa broken and 4eath was
aetom of aensMitw d rstMha1et0l6e, tidtantoeons.u
ha the arvy department ordered Ad- The crime for which he suffered
M 'Wi, Ve. tith four shtps, to be was unprovoked and without shadow
peemst, anud the French and Spanish of xouse. Becoming offended because
4veriaments accepted the liviltatin hit wife left him, be neklared his pur.
sd arranged to be represented, the pose of leaving Nicholls, but that he
former by her ambassador and the intended leaving a record that would
fiaesruiw JUeon M 4e a G1 -Tqlre.ea,-l s. the latter by her consul and one of her In furtherance of this purpose he
Ssbhips o de la Plaf. 4" *'ie4 himself' wit* whisky aaid ahie
The m g ent he La slanl. ltol with mLsmle*" The first placo
Pchase it save th %,enl*t reached was Tltogl' store. Here he
@P Uim IPport .and iomit4ienmencel- *sbtl g at Testeson and
7y eepd the invitation to Its preil- at Courson, his father In law. They
4dt and directors to attend, UpVor managed to escape unhurt.
atslpelous conditions the carrying out The mars al, attracted by the firing
o h. lhslatorical soolety's program be- was not so fortunate.
at coon Friday with the review of After killing the marshal Cribb next
fient -oopiened fire upon a little boy, Emmot
olrg war 4hips were gayly dresa- White, driving in on a load of wood.
with the flae of the nations, and The boy fell from the wagon at the
P wanted a fine marine spectacle, first fire, and though he Lbfsed Cribb
w n the United States ship Stranger not to shoot again, his petition fell
off from Canal street, carrying the upon dea pars.
ernor and his staff, In full regalia, After killidsg White, Cribb proceej-
tstd $ company htm. ing out of his Way, until he met a
r I dq t David R. Francis, of lhe map with a Winchester rifle, with a
T tluhJ' Purdhase exposition, and full magazine.
a 4abs of se board reached the city Forcing the man to give him thed
.Ola& belated train, but the governor's gun, he went to the depot, opened fire
ty-Vlted for them, and they were upon the engineer and fireman of a
asphbled to artUcipate In one of the train, wounding the latter oand com.
in4st atlaresting features of the cele- polling the teormer to pull out. As he
bltUon, turned from the car he came face to
lfter the review, the Stranger an- fac6 with Mr. Hart and attempted *o
cjnred pear the Minneapolis, and Ad- shoot him. Before he could do so
m 'hL-W'e. entering a cutter from the he himself was shot and fell. The
fli ship, was rowed over to the gover- wound, however, was slight, the gun
near's yacht to pay his respects to the being loaded with small shot
attte and, executive representatives of As soon as he fell he was soeizd
the two nations, which at different and hurried to Doitglas and placed in
titles owned the territory. Jail to prevent being lynched.
the soclWs event of the celebration He was tried last spring, convicted
wva the baij. lven Friday niipl4 I ,.and sentegpd to haog In May, but by
tI" Frepn bop whh the uaal6 b1 it e efforts of his counsel -his head has
*, thebah bsssad t_..' been kept out of thi nooie until now.
elSilskto P T Fra a a
po m r ama stas "FOR ALLEGED LAND FAAUDS
l9 p 1 officlais and patty leaders of
N 1Orleans and a sauiber of other WU iNw San; Francisco Real Estate
e l4 attended. ,Man is Arrested at Washington.
i -F j < John A. JBiqqn, a wealtLy San
Ij. sley Pild to Agret. l-Frflcisco ne"st atfe bir"citoir, eharg-
jl jury in the case of J. R. Starke. ed by the Interior department with
at lfIM bl9owti .,e-htui f,*474 11 4 1ftWe"' r 6t tl4Ej land fraitlsa
murder of John F. Angel, failed to cftlindlng over a doxaz western
agree on a verdict, and was dischar- afl and.,t rltoria, .as.arrested
ed after t j hptoy ol large o lbjby at the
w.Bt ke w nfteeld hb in WaIn a by So-
His ploel t ory i .- r cft Seivico0 mce f John A. Burns.

aflJAfP S itS Preeutments.
At Tampa, Fla., Ptiday vhe Milllbnor-
ough county grand Jury a-de Its pre-
uontsuss$. ThUN were facaeorab" ,
all jMa s cept the county cnm-
msl4neAI-w,-ha ~ e severely iltl.
cis cbaM ans cre.-
less Incot
tenca, The r<^,< .Bt charge
witul for-Ainanl .
" ,wi,0 t0ilk n l fJ-mln4od
San p6hI Indorse the assertion that
, the c unty coapaleslopers are bqy ond
- anyr qubt ain6,lw to admi ster
the tat finanlal Interests cgmmit-
S ted their charge."


Re eelutlon AlMde Callinag for AIl
Papers of Investigation.
""' lJ[ tiBt i 7 bt resolution, a-t-
tUqflf i~4Itoe.tn expendttur's
$^.' th.pe ostofc edbipartment to re-
-'' auts p eifwOe fs*M M -a i al -to furnish
t4 G eom *,to e papers in con-

Vgaea;tion, but 9ot until aftor a lively
I The resobel4,,met.- lth oppo-
li he repubi'

S of Lunacy.
.. Hphson, who ,A iqn
on a lecturing tour,,
$segarding the state-
.D, Mead before
lf.~*tUb in Beattn,
.... W take

ore at Rate of a200 Per Day.
While Workingl on a salary of $9 a
week. Gilp A. Grigsby, a Chicago boy,
has robbed his employers at the rate
of $200 per day, according to Manager
Daviq L. Rose, of M. L. Barrett A
qC, 91.t;at mdity. When arrestedd $150
Worth at coqqy vanilla beans were
fOtA qqtS caled, itn rigaby's clothes.
In t4t few months that Grigaby's
meager r bX'y as kept him attached
to the nrm;, it is beUeved he has taken
between 1U,6000 and $15,000 worth of

I p-".--
Pinma If Trouine StartWIIIoto
Panama If Troub starts.
After a Loference at Waskinglton
flrrdaya-w 4MVd*$r*' )444
Rear ALOira 'Taylor. chief of the bi-
ream ofalA getilan,-san&.Buidaliedl Oee
eral George Elliott, commandant of
fIsl marine corps, it wad decided that
itf present conditions on the Isthmus
of Panama continued, General Elliott
will hi- sent to Colon.


Vilginia Senator Attaoka Pulely of
President Afent Pinama Affair. -
The reltiUmabig. of the United
ttM to.athe mew republic of Panama
dotlU.ed to be the leading theme
'ta..,a. .'tildag, bdt the dlaeubi.
p.i o .oe senator, Mr.
5f^ A $ th&

Panlo-Striokef Negro Girl Sudrente
Jump to Death from turningg Con-
Inangurated at New Orleans, tra trn...ee. universe.
With Brilliant Pageantry, J ,r p, ow- e know. to have
b____ kbe llle and, perhaps, thirty other*
injured, twelve of them fatally, ina
CENTENNIAL CELEBRATED ore at N ,hville,. Tenn., riday ,nigt,
wbhh ooansumed the Central TeuesT,
see college for young negro womena at
*xeroeee Commemorative of the Ac- department of Walden upiveresty.
*eeeoon of immense Toeitory I is possible that the MltAe may con-,
Qpe Hundred Years Ago, Be- Mtal the bodlit-ether vlotim. The
gun With Naval Review. property loss is estimated at $25,000.
The known dead Stells Addison,
v~pred with ideal wefatter. which Port Olbeq.d MilMs.. Battle L. aMoore,.
made the naval review on ilto river a I unttevilT, Ala.: Sallie Dade. Hopkllis-
brilliant function. the sTries of three vitle, Ky.; Nannie Johnson, Hattles-
daje celebratlDs it commemoration burg Mis. '
cler linctmem oration tally Injured: Eleanor Moore,
oft the transfer .of the province of wat t pinceplre: Chcao; Lady B.
Loulalana from France to( the United white, precepireslle, Chicago; Lady B.
states was inaugurated at New Or- Kdox, Greenville, Miss.; Minnie Alston,
states wa Inuguraed at New Or- Covington, Tenn.; Bertha Monford,
eawa Friday a th Chicago;EL Tery, M
It was in the Crescent City, on D1- Chicago; Lulu Terry, Mc inaviile,
ember 20, a century ago that the dra- Tenn.; Ernest McCleary,L ernandina,
natlc scene was enacted which, in la.; Leona Maybiloe, iSt. Lisa; Mannie
apoleon's language, gate the Ameri- Harris, May kdle. M'.; Victoria M
ag republic an empire, and in the Booze, Clarksdale, Miss.; Victoria Ml.
ame room of the Cabildo in which ier, Anchora l, Ky. ,
governor Calborne and General Wil- Fire broke out about 11:05. The
UJpon received the transfer of the building was four atdrles high, without
tire escapes. It was occupied by about
mighty territory, which only twenty fire escapes. It who occupied by about
lysa before the French had accepted sity alarmtudents, who were asleen.p when
rok Bpain, the events of that piemo- the alarm was given
ib day wilU tevt a cervsoflbia pleAlfi- The wildest panic ensued, the wo-
oi metn snd girls rushing, screaming, to
O Indi solubly likd are Loulslan the windows, from which they Jumped

atd New Orleans with the historic de- in hdroes The dem and injured lying
alKf Of the Uangfer that two *oars ago In heaps where they fell, to be fallen
als1 of the uausfer that two rears ago following them.
h1t faana .leglalaturo authorited upoWhen bythose following th dm. r
in oeclal celebration of the transfer. When the lamein were erst discover-
it "IMPaF to ogdlre TWO.dec'asttsl ad.Lhey -au .to eaLxaly eavalop the
tc artinal and international clgtlf, building, and it is considered almost
Snateonalertain that some of the terrorized oc-
hea Loullce'. Histortral Bociety Cupalits were overcome by the smoke
Ths Louaiven control of te ceremoniety before reaching the windows.
was given control of the ceremonies.

to go over the entire testimony lbsa*
was introduced In the Investigation ot
charges ant give time for proparatio-n
of the majority and miaorlty roalort
which will be made.


Ylng Man Who Shot Wife to Deathl
Ig Oenvleated o Jury.
te trh4" of Robert Smith, the yumng
=ma held for the leader of hfis yoag
wit., in &t sutedlur tort at Carroll
ton, O#4., wa. e tIdS by a verdict
frme te ,f r lrte ts fo tr
tho prw, lw, FO .

(1 -WA- -

;n RItw.',RmnsauanwI N


Reciprocity at Last Accorded
Islanders' by Senate.


-Cloeing Debate Was Lively, But Devoid
of Any Acrimonious Features. I
Measure Went Through by
Vote of 67 to 1iL
2-- --- --,--- -- ....




By the deoisave vote of 57 to 18, the
United Btates senate, Wednerday,
paseed the hill carrying into effect I
he reciprocity treaty wit, Cuba.
The final vote was taken at ,-o close
if a day which was marked by a de-
fate which, while at times animated,
rag never acrimonious.. The principal
speeches were made by Mr. Spooner
or the bill and Mr. Bailey against ,L
n his remarks, Mr Bailey relorrej to
the recent agreement of the democrat-
ic caucus to stand solidly on party
questions and warned the republicans
that in the future they could not de-
pend on straggling democratic votes
In support of republican party menas-
ures, regardless of whether they were
or wer enot in accord wita democratic
doctrine. The vote In detail on the
bill was as follows:
Yeas-Aldrich, Alger, Allee. Allison,
Ankeny, Bacon, Ball, Beveridge, Black-
burn, Burnham, Burrows, Burton,
Clapp, Clark, of Wyoming; Clay, Cook-
arell, Cullom, Depew, Dillingham, Dol-
liver, Dryden, Elkins, Fairbanks. For-
akher, Foster, of Washington; Frye,
Fulton, Gdallnger, Gorman, Hale, Han-
na. Hanmbrough, Hyhburn, Hoar, Hop-
klis, Kean, Lodge, Long, McComias.
McCreary, McCumber. Mitchell, Nel-
son, Overman, Penrose. Perkins, Pla't,
of Connecticut; Platt of New York; I
Proctor, Quarles, Bcott, Bimmons,
Sooet, Spooner, Stewart, Stone, Wilt-
Nays-Balley, Bard. Bate, Berry,
Oarmack. Culberson, Daniel, Dubht,
Foster. of Louisiana; Me]nery, Mc-
Laurtna, Mallory, Martin, Newlands,
Pettus, Tallaferro, Teller, Tlllman-

The bill passed carries into execu-
tion the treaty between the, United
States and Cuba, which was ratill Ad
last March. The treaty provides fior
a reduction of 20 per cent from" the
rates of duty under the Dingloy law
on all Cuban articles Imported lsnto
the United States and a varying re-
duction of from 20 to 80 per cent from
the established Cuban Duty on articles
imported Into Cuba from the Unitol
Mr. Spooner, In his speech, spoke of
the varying positions of the opponents
of the bill, an' especially of the intro-
duction of the Ndavlands resolution, n.
viting Cuba to become a part of the
United States, deprecating it and say-
Ing that he hoped it would be post-
poned Indefinitely, because, he sal.-,
sometimes Invitations are regarded as
"Let's confine our population, so far
as we can, to our own race," he said.
Mr. Spooner replied to tie charge
that the bill Is in The Interest of the
sugar trust, referring to the differing
motives attributed by the opponents of
the bill to the senators who flavor it.
"Some of them," he said, "say we
are sincere but stupid; others that we
are able, but dishonest. As to which
of these accusations is correct,' he
concluded, "we will leave them to set-
tie with the!r democratic colleagues
who support the bill."
Mr. Spooner contended that all reve
nue measures should originate In the
house of representatives, and said that
he did not see how Mr. Lodge could
reconcile his bill for the free admis-
silon of hides with this requirement.
Mr. Hoar did not agree with Mr.
Spooner that the president and the
senate could not make treaties affeet-
Ing the revenue without the assent of
the house of representatives. He did
not, however, believe in the policy of
treaties affecting the tariff and con-
tended that direct legislation was eas-
ler of accomplishment foan the ex-
change of treaties.
After the passage of the Cuban bill.
the senate ag-eed to the house reso-
lution provider ** for a holiday recess
from December 19 to January 4.


War Becretary Makes Elaborate De-
Seeretany Root was a witness We.
nesday before the senate committee on
military affairs which Is Investigating
the protests against tne confi.-mallon
of General Leonard Wood to be major
Mr. Root's testimony was In defense
of General Wood on the charges that
have been made during the course of
the hearings. He read extracts of of-
ficial correspondence bearing on the
charges and also concerning General
Wood's adutflstratlon as governor
general of Cuba.


No Action Will be Taken by Committee
Until January 4th.
The senate committee on military
affairs ect Thursday and decildd t1
postpone action on the case of Gener-
al Wood until January 4. it is planned

the court, returninL nineteen true bills. o'clock Thursday afternoon. He then -Furman B. Pearce has been name.I and re elected President Branson,
Those Include Indictments against Issued a proclamation reciting the chief office deputy for the southern Miss Parrish and other members to
United States Senator Charles I1. passage of the Cuban reciprocity bhll district of Georgia. succeeding the the facul-y.
Dietrich for alleged leasing of a build- and declaring the Cuban reciprocity late Colonel Richard D. Locke, of Ma-. Al theo request of Miss Parrish.
ing to the government to be used as a treaty to be effective ten days from con. teacher of pedagogy, the commission
postoffice; former Adjutaut General date. -Frederick Wilson and Marshal tallde a full Investigation of the article
l.eonard Colby. for the alleged emiesz. Now that the bill has become a law. Hoskins, the car robbers whose opera in The Macon TelegrapA from Atlants
element of government funds; Daniel a question of great Interest has risen. lions In Americus and Smithville, Ga.. charging that she had rather improper
Gaines, of llasett. Nebr., for alleged namely, the effect of the reduction a3f have attracted attention, pleaded gull. views on the subject of negro oduca-.
perjury In wearing falsely to home- the duty on Cuban sugar upon impor- ty and were each sentenced to serve tion. and the result was her complete
stead entries., stations of sugar f-om other countrlei. ten years. extwneralion.
TO WAR AGAINST MORMONISM. -in a quarrel over cars at paran .
WARSHIP FOR AVIES. burg, SB. C., Albert Thomson, son of a MRS. MANNING PRESIDENT.
Consul at Alexandretta Can Now Re- New Union Formed by Women for prominent family, fataly wounded Al ----
turn to His Post. Protection of the American Home. bert Dearman. Lady Managers of World'i eir Beard
S a result of Minister elhma At a meeting of the Inter-Denomina- -Mrs. Bennett, in her appeal from Elect New York Weman.
snn Council o W omenfo Cr isn the decision of the probate Judge in At S. Louis, Wednesday, Mrs. Da-
advice respecting the Alexandretta af. tonal Council of Women for Christian regard to her husband's will, charge /el Manning, of Albany, N. T.,
far. the state dprtment nas request-.and triot service held in New Yas ork ed Mr Bryan with deceit in the matter f elected president of the world's f
rcity Thursday, a new union was formed t$50,000 bequest. board of lady manager, rice UM
ed the navy department to place a war "for the protection of the American the 000 beJam d. of a ma es r@*
ship at the disposal of Consul Davies, home against he present menace of -Senator Bacon has Introduced a eas L. lair, rgned. -She recdlvh
now at Beirut, upon which he might re- Mormonism and its teaching of poly- resolution to get Information in regar] Mrs. Mannig wau -ote a.abd !
tum Lo Alexuadrotta, Arate-Turtey-gay,, to trusts sellng theTr products abroad M ia Helen anould, wa lttl. a 7
at uins pleasure. A for less than they charge the homf Helh reviewn Go who hlS.a hms
MURDER LAID TO HARPER. consumnar. aseech review'Lu her ahfmgatios.
WHITECAPPERS HARD HIT. -Albert Driscoll and E. Russell. the
Man With Wife and Eight Children two alleged cracksmen., wanted in ga REPUBLCAN pOMBlTTaL
Thirty Citizens Must Pay Heavy gam- Held for Death of Ada Coy. vannah.and Jacksonville for Safe rob ----
ages ft Victime In Louisiana. Charged with the murder of Ada berlea, may be held in Alabama t, Of GeorgIa *tate Will eHold Me1et
T Louisiana supreme court has Cay, the young woman whose half-de- answer like charges in Bessemer and in Atlanti kgeaeso ur 21.
given damages In the sum of $5,000 composed body was fopad ri a creek Montgomery. A meeting of the 'C vebiineH
e, to Peter Warner. tuben Brown wal a In the federal court Columbus state committee has n.b oa w
and Edward Warner. against thirty ci rested at hie hm P eale and Friday, one Lancaster ws sen
laens of Dodaon, WInn parish, who had t"mediatry- carried to COy!ert to bc tenced -to gay $100 and Serve l- DeceaTber *1, bt tf 1. ,ii
whitecapped them in .an effort tos held for further f envesgatie. i outh ia the Atlanta prison. It i lanta. The po bt J t
r ntomiation as to the author of H .arper p a l e a"d sait that he was convicted on hi s to applt a a at
erst itcenaiary nres rao ensot eao fhs;4 wife and, m-V he the aMior.s tate we hl
,.iri y .... the dlittrlot court gav pastm = be t blowt '. *
i ?f. .. 0't ', ... 'W 'ba- ZB ^ T' 1',,1? : ^*. WM .c ii t ^i ; ^t^: *. '.lB^

reo art t of al. i l IS NEARING ream of News.- "At president PA Piy i.
Cotrhde irasae in ltate of Command- e. ate-FoP kerk Uer librhld Hoar
ors for Department of the Gulf. I I I L.t 1? IIIit and Defend Reoovelt.
ains May go to Panama. Colombia Is Making Prepar- Srls summ ry of Most The sen v Thursdy w.. the ...

A Washington spedlal says: Briga- ation for Hostile Action. Important Events of the most Important debate on the
dier General Thomas H Barry is to f MEach Day. slathmian canal question as affected oy
be commander of the department of ---- te president's recognition of the re-
the gulf, taking the assignment orlgl- WILL BE GUERRILLA WAR -A passenger train on the Atlanta c of Paama. The discuslon be.
nally made to General Peter C. HIUns. an West Point ran into.a section gang public of Paama. Teech b Mr Hscussion b.
-This change was decided upon by at Cannonville Wednesday, killing one gans with a speech hi Mr. Hoar on
the war department authorities late s resolution O inquiry and last
thursday afternoon, and an official or Commander of Cruiser Atlanta Finds man and Injuring another, who was is rshour. of a addition to Mr.
derrto thisteffect hasnbeena prepared a Camp of th Enemy" and Re- struck by the flying body.several hours. in addition to Mr.
der to thsigned ct has been prepared a Camp of the "Enemy" and R ---Cracksmen blew the safe of C. A. Hoar's address there were speeches by
and signed. ctve Cold Reception and Banks, at Mansfield, Newton county, Mr. (oman and Mr. Foraker. All three
It Is reported that General -aine Orders to Vacate. Ga., Wednesday night, securing $750 in were notable utterances and of history.
bas been determined upon as com- a- s. a which they stole Banks' lcal interest.
wander of the troops that will be sent c after r. H r which they stoe Banks' remarks to b interest.
to the isthmus as soon as the a'ana.nt A Washington spect'ial says; While horse and buggy. Mr.ou onand h r areti
treat- is ratifiotd. General Reyes is at the national capl- -President John S. Williams, of thd resolution, and they were arenuclly
It seex "-: acco-d with the under- tal talking peace and casitmg Wayne Seaboard, who has returned to R e wrtte n ott a nd read irdm anuscipt.
standing of the plans of (the general IMacVeagh In the preparation of the mend after a trip over his railroad sys- received full official Infrmation cn.
staff, which keeps General J. Prank- Colombian memorial to be presented tern, says tae vagrancy laws of Qeor- r-eived ullthe oflianfrevolution, andco
lin Bell in reserve for the command to this government, the republic of gla and Alabama are eliminating the criticized in sharp terms the conduct
of an invading army should It become Colombia is taking active steps tor an Idle.negro. of this country as shown by what has
necessary to conduct aggressive opera- attack upon Panama. This has b..-?n -The French cruiser Juren d a ben gve out. lie compared the ton.
lions against Colombia. Whether anyl known to the general staff o01 the a.r- Graviere Is at New Orleans to take duct of the United states on the lsath.
such crisis comes or not, it Is the an- my for some days, for the geneilt stiff part in the celebration of the anniver- mus to a 1'Aliceman whn would man-
nounced purpose of th president. to has taken every possible nrccaution to sary of the signing of the papers col- acle anti bold a person about to -e
send troops to the isthmus immediate- keep Itself fully advised of alnil that is veying Louisiana to the United StaICtes. attacLedi for robbery and would Insist
ly upon the ratification oi the treaty going on at Bogota and throughout the -Citizens of Jackson county, Mle- (,n having the polls of the theft de-
to give a substantial and necessary Colombian territory; but not until re- slasippl, have formed a law and ord2t iveried to himself.
backing to the baby republic, and the ports were received Thursday from league for the purpose of compelling There was no reservation in Mr.
prosr.it understanding is that General Captain Turner, commanding the cruis- whitecappers to desist from their out Giornian's utterances. He practically
Ha!ns will be given that command. or Atlanta, was it officially acknowl- rages. sild that the situation in Panama had
General Barry, who will be the first edged that however peaceful tIh talk -Central American affairs were dis- hr-.tn created to make a campaign is.
to command the new department of hie of the new Colombian president, the cussed in the house Wednesday, and sue and charged Assistant Secretary of
gulf, sla particularly well known trend of events in his country Is de- also pensions, industrial and agricut- State Loomis with a violation of the
through his service as adjutant general cidedly warlike. tural conditions and labor. The ses- propiileti. in discussing the question
of the division of the Philippines, ;n it will be recalled that some dyLY siou lasted more thau four hours, the at a banquet in New York. He de-
which service he made a splendid rec- ago there came a report from La house being In committee of the whole clared that democrats wanted the ca.
ord. lie is a native of Now York and Guayra of an expedLtion bound for the almost the entire time on the pensli)t nal, bit wanted it with honor. lie
was appointed to West Point front mouth of the Atrato river. which Is appropriation bll also said that unless further light wag
that state in "1873. In ib7 he grali- close to the border between Colomoia -W. A. McKowne, secretary of the ithrc r on the subject he would oppose
stated and was assigned as second lieu- and Panama. Later it was announced California University, confessed to the Punama treaty. He also referr,3d
tenant to the Seventh cavalry. lie that the government had been Inform President Benjamin Ide Wheeler, of to the I.nie-ous action of the execu-
was transferred later to the First ;n- ed that this expedition had turnr-d that President Beution that be was defaulter tt ann declared hat the senate
fantry, and became a captain in that back, and the impression prevailed in to the amount of $20.000 and possibly should prevent th Jeopardizing the
regiment In 1891. In lb'J7 he was made Washington that it had never been more. Most of the money had been Initntss interested of the country.
assistant adjutant general, with the started. But Captain Turner's dis- more. Most at the rae track. r. F money had been rantr took Mr. Hoar to task
rank of major, patches to the navy department tove'li
At the outbreak of too Spanish war the fact that he has discovered that -As a result of Minister Leishman's severelyy for itis remarks reflecting on
he was made lieutenant colonel and cs- expedition and that it is established advices respecting the Alexandretta the adnistration aoen session discretion
blatant adjutant gencial, and In June. at what appears to be a permanent affair, the stat department has re- In speaking in open session concerfended
1900, he was promoted to brigadier camp which would be advantageable quested the avy department to place Ing exectrave matters. He atdefended
general of volunteers. When he was as a base of supplies In case of a a warship at toe Jisposat of Consul the a nralnistratiotR for its attitude to-
honorably discharged of this office in movement upon Panama, when it be- Davles, now at Beirut, upon which he ward the Panama revolt.
1901, he was lieutenant colonel of comes apparent that the Reyesa mis. might return to Alexandretta at his oLFROM THE COLLEGE.
regulars, And in t902 he reached his slon Is a failure, which it certainly pleasure. S
colonelcy. will be, so far .as securing the return -Judge Evans has named Judge A. Secretary McKowan's Defalcation Dou-
He Is a mAn tof executive ability, anj of Panama to the mother country Is Burwell, of North Carolina, and Dr. a. ble re Amount First Stated.
most of his service In recent years has concerned. V. Smith, of Tennille, as receivers for At a meeting of the finance commit-
been as adjutant general finrt of his It is this condition of affairs that the TennilLe., Ga. cotton mills and has t-o of the hoard of regents of the
regiment, then of brigade and tdurang forms the basis for the warlike irepa- ordered them to sell the property. L'niversity of California Thursday it
the strenuous days of the Otis com- rations which have for some time -Socretary Rodt appeared before developed that former Secretary Me.
mand in Manila, Barry was adjutant been under way. The general staff the senate military committee Wednes- IKowan's defalcations will reach, at
general of that department and the through Its secret servic- department day and made an elaborate defense of least, $40 ,11n). Instead of half that
right-hand man of the ebmrnanditJg Is kept dally Irtormed of the progress General Wood. amnotinl, as was at first supposed.
general. | of events In tolombia. The feellit.g -By the decisive vote of 51 to 18,the [t was brounghi out. during the con-
l.ater he went up Into China with throuhgout that country is intensely senate passed the bill carrying lute o ef- ferenco that the peculations covered a
the relief expedition commanded by blter toward the Uqited States feet. the reciprocity treaty with Cuba. pIerlod of seven years, and that Me.
General Chafico. Ihe has seen a lot Of course,, Panama's figh must, if -A agreement has been reached Kowan had scarcely any money of his
of very active service In very str.a- the administration program Is not In- between Governor Taft and Ibe Friars own. MeKowan was present a. thi
uous times and has made a record ior terfered with In some way, be our own. by which the United States will ac. onferene, and at Its co fusion wa
executive ahlity enqjiallebt by that of President Roosevelt has determinedch the United States will ac. ,inference, ant at Its corktusion was
exeuivn.e a Illy qld by tgiihat thatof President Roosevelt hall keep the quire the friar lands in the Philippines given Into the custody of the sheriff.
few men. On the Ih of l3st Augtst that the United states shall keep the for the sum of seven millions two hun. It is anntounced. that the scandal
lie was appolnlcl a brigadier general Colombians off Panama lorritory, x.- fodred and ten thousand dollars ntw golden will sfted o the bottom. The stole.
by President Rooseivelt In recognitl,)n tending the new government just tho d red and ten thousand dollar sbrngold mony. It is said, was not taken
of merit andi distlngtLtisodI service, same measure c ploection as -A dispatch from St. Petersbtrg n money, it is said, was not taken
i guaranteed In the Otreatywhich Ite 341says the Sea of Azol is rapidly disap- from the general fund of the univor-
S guaranteed in the treaty which he i. Azo rap but from private benefactions
8PEAKER SIGNS CUBAN BILL. gotiated, but which has not yet n al t and ariy de- turned over to McKowan.
perfected by the senate's ratification. -'Yhe almost nude and partially do-
Final Congressional Action Taken on Captain Turner'a Report. composed body of a white girl not over
Reciprocity Treaty Measure. A special from Colon says: T1he 20 was founJ In Rockdale county, Ga, BIG LUMBER PLANT BURNED.
Wheu the house ctnveneil for Thurs- United States cruiser Atlanta, Corn- Sunday. The kull was crushed, whi!e ton Mill Lar t R
day's session the speaker signed the mander William H .Turner, returned the girl bore a gun shot wound In her fton in Sout, h Georg, million Ashes
bill carrying Into effort the Cuban rec- Wednesday night from the gulf of breast. The plain ofthe Tifton Lumber Co.
Iprocity itraty, rising a gold pen pro- Darien. She discovered. Decenmbl)r 15, -Citizens of Sumter county, Ga, ,ne of the largest remilling concerns
vided by the Cubian minlnster. a detachment of Colombian troops are pleased at the prospect of a $100,- In south Georgia, was destroyed by fire
Objection was made to tli present numbering about 500 men. but accord- 000 federal building for Americus and at an early hour Thursday morning.
cousiderailon of t h bill pre, unting Ing to the r statements, totalling l.t)OO a splendid government highway from The plant was worth $40,000. and the
Phoenix. Temp(. anidi Mesa, Arizon-t. i or 2,000 men, at Titumani. on the Amerilcus to Andersonvlle. Inmber. nar, Ot., about $10,000. All
bond thema-elvts for lthe cnnstructiln western side of the gulf, just ncrth of -It Is announced that the Georgin, that was ganed was the dry kilns and
c! a wagon road from Phoenix to hMe the mouth of the Atrato river Florida and Alabama railroad has ac ,,n-,rints. v.orth about $5,000. On the
site of the $3.,)ii.,tt danm to Ie rmon. The commander of the Atlanta sent quired the Tallahassee. Florida and piperty lnIurn.-il insurance amounted
sariuctend by the. gv,.rnnimnt for the ashore an officer, who conversed with Georgia, giving it a through line from t,- s.om ithlig over $23,t00 was carried.
Salt Hiver vait.vn Irrigation reservoir. the Colombian commander. The lat. Cuthbert to the gulf. T'e less, ablov insurance, was abo.t
Mr. Oltnstcad ir-ep). Pa.). faceliitis. ter protested energelically against theo A large sugar refinery is to be $3 .was abo
vly nquired I tin in or)oosil[ltn to dciam presence of American warshAips In Co. opened at Bainbridge, Ga., by A. Coien
Salt creek hadi been stubmnitted to the lotbian waters, insomuch as war be & Co. we intend to add sugar mann ENGLISH MILLTO AT
miori t&C.. who intend to add sugar ma-nit- ENGLISH MILLS.TO ACT.
minority.. t ntween Colombia and tl U ed Stales facture to the extensive tobacco in
At 1 p. nn the house went Into i'ont had not been declared, and politely ro- terests. A Meeting to Be Held in Manchestar
mlitee of the whole to reumoe consltl. quested the Atlanta to leave the gulf The Operators' Tank and Ware to Consider Curtament
oraltion of the pensions approprlnilni because It belonged to Colombia. The Operators Tank and Ware o Consider Curtailment.
ill. Mir. Scott (rep.. Kan.) revtnvod Commander Turner Ignored thie re- House Company has been charteorel Frollowing the example of the south.i
the history of ritral fret the history of rural fro v, qut and the Atlanta returned to Co-ect being to ecure lott N. C on the th of tis month
hliowing the altitude of the democratic leon to report to Rear Admiral Coghlan. lllo b o u Con I hot thi T
nd republican a.Julisir.ilon owar| ---- ---control of tie naval stores product of the sininnet's of England have called a
the system and contenlinug that mIlt Cruiser Olympia Leaves for Colon. he ate ing lo on Deeml In Manchest.cr,
for Its successful establivhmtent Is duoI The cruiser Olympia, flagship of -At Pensacola, Fla., two tramps arc I nglnd.on DeIember 29 to discus
to the latter. Rear Admiral Coghlan. coflitianding held charged with robbing a store and tle rotton situation and curtailment
--------- the Carribbean squadron, left 4orfolk kidnapping the son of the proprietor. Iroposlion.
Vetoed $16,000.000 Councll Measure. Thursday for Colon. The crutisr The boy escaped and gave evidence
Mayor Weaver. of Philadelphia, vy. Dizle has left Colon for Philadelphia againstal hia alleged captors Many Millions for Pensions.
toed thu hill recetnlyv pnsied ty the to take on board the battalions of ma. -The republican national conven- T ionus. h as p assed, w without dl-
city council asirtmpiriating $1ti.00.000 rlnoes being assembled at that city tor tion will be held la Chicago June 21, carr 'n nin appropriation billt
for public improvemonts. service on the isthmus. next. cnrrng .


Another Indictment Against Deltrioh. Proclamation Also issued Declaring Mliannaae, i egr a p masr Branson is Re Elected Presdent of
OtherOffMclala on Rack. Reciprocity With Cuba. Three o four bad wrecks on rail Georgia State Normal School.
The United States grand Jury at The president signed the ('i,h ren-i- roads in which about a dozen perso ,s The Georg:a state normal school
Omaha Thursday made Its report to procity bill a few minutes beormo I were killed occurred Sunday. commission met in Athens Wednesday

rif i Wlthe0 legs a nd kntted pine, B CHARLES S. HURT.
Let's have a roaring fire to-day,i Pie o ap high up the los l h ey rd m rte
Itscheerful tight shalfat uto light Pair on the to s and cAd leap high up tk chimney flue:
ts cheerful worr light shal st to light P The on the logs aid crackling chips- Above the snow the North vinds blow
The worries whict beset cur -cay i The bells ring out with festal chime. nd tan the ruddy blase anew.
Let ,,lad n d rn l hdh.dda ol. ass.

-.. 1 ...... uA'Ls ,[,h gad nourr pjass
in n I rtl a'., usicto their rhynme. Ple on the logs. Pile on the log.,
ngi We'll have a roaring Are to-day
Fn.' No gloom should bide on Christmas tide,

But every heart be glad and gay.


"li not so sire of tilint," sauil tlie it wasi 11 bintillful Christinni tree.
r- E G Il ";f lii1IhllIg t' tt t?.'" 'The noiiio nit.ne out l ii inrpol u lto look
l-11 "'l v'h1 l '"1,'n the pipliig volec. II it. There In stood lin the middle of
T .l'h','T i. l r I' lool lrk on t his trI.o. nid tl he little i (reiei Ilf's parlor. I-'rom the
i AllT Ill t e iew ig lilt Ille. l n. i wI' m -ltehiting ti ll to thle lot init it t-ias shi8ninig w ith
hi 1' ti'tOw Chrll llln Ii"Itrees going i to tow thlie Ilreltli(es for lights andil the frost
Fin1 ll Cilt l t e Yo lll a lght t 11 lie tilllit'1e'." 'erytstal. iThe i nu 'n* It oif whient wtih
l he. ( (th :11 '.11. l E':lf II1l'1 lotl Ilis ll ung. On every twig thler were niluts.
o IIIIIi -.1". I1I' ll-al1n to hsilh t Ie softly to Tli're were< chalinI of iiine needles.
S li little -<;rc fI s t i ll vlf. h11,.1 Ili- t .lik I, 11 ile neilell. After It W s nil n111 11slit.e. the little
Ifron ol f his dlooriwary 11. I brom1 i1s11i su 'tlt ii' t o' tw out if hi' .reen li:lf in t l n frilindly I'lxlo went tip
lnd ii very nici e hol use. AI hi l N, -t. he. I'l,'ni"1rl1 ii off over lhe tree to fel'hi (11 I.ntne Sq4uirrel.
long tine ao I nih I I th allow o. lie s tlljut gone long. Wheni Th*ey wev e P i Ig Ilie britiginig him
llvg l in that ole i iito111 g iit d11 1,- l i ;4' it I li, [11C I of iIe siVi'tllP i g ,hiuwn. Yo'u seib lie wni so very lamei

the i uut of the tree. but t(lie little i ", hit Iro (1.1 ii ai o l nii ry hint lio e Wt wenk.
Green Elf liad lived there for years. \ 1 ll i tl ltgii.' n ?Io nsked. \i lle theoy were gone, nnieltlung hnp-
ever since u 110 cow eto thie oli, K 0bo1 hl.l, "l' S111" 1 14 l lt tll' i1;t Elf ," It' ne'dlt Nolloily very fot iinil out who
e e ",t1" lit' |1< 1 litlhi :,-'o,-,n 1.-If "It's h. ] Id i erllni pS Sni tn it ('l us pitesed
h is fathert.ll t 1 11, 'I-, hlb t w o nder f nl th ing g w ere left di
T'ne cow n veir niea t to ent Koholdl. Il i i11 1i I e*' hI- itrl lI t n llt il ith wonderful e ilings I r left or.
lilt- f ili- 11, l,,r. lii, ililit e o n lo 11u hi 1 Vlien lie reaclied tieo door with tihe
:1 ('ri-lni ell ill,n f r li l.t- ninu te tillr- .itnit Squirrel, lip e blood s8lll. lie
1I" lDon I t1 '1 1 i'11 lli .'" itru.tid his n eyes tI, see if lie were
"i' I i \ ll 1 1 I lllg f ir li l I'.i" i l'el ,-l iip. 'rNi' sn io ClilhlieinR tree stood
S.... ., I \ j, ('i'i,'*'. I lhire. hbut It %vIH tel lite, niore tean-
"'t)h. Ii fw." Ii11,1 i tt o li it t Ie tlh i(rel1 li ll. Theere wore glow worms nuud

SG l @Iad Tidings of rleat aoV,

S y Prockhorst, 125.


but she thollghlt 1 1 .. ai f. Silie
couldn't help IIt fft-r' il. ll itI twnl
lowed hlil. Thle I iIlilIIhlI Illl ()'t,'e 1114'
little woodfolk tilo tell to hllrt lIiin.i.
it was the Sitlii iVtW' ihi f7nl11 l111, t lolie-t1
for ttle little (;reel-c Ilf.
The house wisil i i',J 1 J1,1 iiile.
There was miosm for ,i enirlel-t. il tilt,
corner was the pantryty wilh h,,li
scor nx cps tnid ntee-s.. At i-tnlily tnest
was the bed. witllt oak "',uilliotwS
and spreads.
UsUally the little Grteenuc Elf was inir.
ry, bat this uklit Ien wngs orrowful.
Ile slat In n buich with h04 htil10
clasped on his knees. Thtere-% ti-re holes
In his green coat atdtil ihe Wlld blew
"Pretty il or of wi-ath er," Io soenl Ill
an gruff Vohe, ilie -. use hisNI hrtni- 1 IR
sore. "Not mihtet io ewat. iun ito isatle
down to pay the i'ehs for a imCw over.
coat. Never kinewt such a twIutr--
brooks empty. milkweed troll n fall-
Uts.,_o0 punmpkhi a-eeds to be Lad at
any price, and the tnta nll coe-retl uit)
with alow! hIvew! But It'A c-ohl:
Anud Chrln$lilt* f,'ve, ins oure as L live!"
Iet.tice. tee, tee, ebhee."
at ha t:%If stopped shidvr--
CI ended.
"Chee, chee, tee. -'ine uight. Isn't
It? How do yot do down there?"
"It's the l.ame Squirrel." saidnl the IIt-
tIe Green Elf. "I thought he must
be frozen this bitter weather, or

Elf. "'il'i );tIng le hulig ei o Ii bO
of rhbetriui .- I wa miraving for din-
ner to-morrow."
"Hold on!" sKihl Iihe Cricket. "I'll
just waken a fiew Iirptflne to lbe lights
oi the tree."
A Snowbird fluttered y. "What in
going on't" he sail. looking un at (he
*"bI." anil tup 1lllh' (.ren l'Mf. ".\
Christmina trc-i'for hIer I..mLie iuilrrel."
"'V'alt na rinnute." aid tlne t Sowbird.
SI'llm brlug a bum-li <.f wheat for the

Sine of the I'roet I.'nirlea put his head
S'in the door. "You se-Pin to lie very
mbusy-what. nre you doing?" lie called
I*a;" Mid tbe' little Green Rif. "A
C.br.t*.. tree for the tams SqMr
441 s, *^. ,W il vr' "'

Inllen stairl ui iiihlli It brighter. There
were hundreds of ilts. hazelnuts, bult-
ternuils waintils, clhestnauta. There
were bags of pvinupkin se.el. and canna
of inlikweed. Best of all wan a green
uleter for the poodl IIItle Green IClf.
All ulght long the .aine Hqnilrrel
ant ip andl ate nuil. All nulht long
the IItile Glreen Elf danced around the
Chlrisnmas tree in her new green ul-
sler; and the rest of the Wondfolk-
the Pixiles. the Kobolds. the Unomiee.
the Trolls. all came out and danced,
too. they were so glad. *
When mornaig mnce, lthe little (Ireere
.If looked out fr bl, door. He was
warm. The an wias selling. "H-imn-
tifutl wvather." 'l tatl.. "Best C ait t-
i3t I 41 ve. .
*( "at, eor ', o
a qhug_ ...bi

~Glo(K II MAN hienris If noet Im-I
In* in mllllll n ietsii n 'e tl ileii t
siyiniig "'.Merry ('hlit-liiiin,"
Wilnl hil next fi'w t,1's Iill
19I0KMl e to the hinllinplt In sill ihn,
year. T''his Iln th i Kenliol whii uiiiinl-"
flahlines relgnims ilpr'iili., Wif fi'lill'ill

ftivor., a buitih or ( ilii t.,, i. i I
IIthe top. Aboit the i-' iie -- ,I.. I ,.
n na n'reath of holly imli I tl i ii.,t i
in'.ter or ilex herrioa, % li. ih fi l niil
I weanltlh of scarlet, wlih lilt ilm.in,
t0ll in-ithth il snowy while inll-.ry
l-i',uiile ce It t replace ruen n vin.4-s .
hillv tVo lcit-h courtier of tile title. thil
,.:iii,,l i ll oi eI tree and o llthe foll
In)'u-Iit-i Iglll 11ii.1 ist a ritldhllt glow ovet
t,\ % ,, lay Itlil1t
.\ l Iirii ii;nI n 'll(it pleit.,e for a diniiet'
tlNl A hIi. iis ImIliot 8sot1nhble4 conl
tibia if 1i ln,..- i r f'ur iiolusettin pinnts
Ii~ti Iin -iIl\,.-r hoiwl. About tiii
tablelo 1-4 ii %,i.11.1 nf thle anme flower'l
nil tl ir I ..1 .:,. i ''iIllgedt T he all-
ver -iil,,l.'.ii. I,.- |>lrl'| at equal dil-
tnlhe., -I.1.1, 1 .. fuirinl.hwl d i wlith atar-
let salilti-l If 1ii lt is t t IIbe served]
sne redtl niiaile', in l iii.rt uiirnps, anil
nartinge t li-to In l."- it|li,-r |di|ne|,s
A alinpie and inexpen1.-ilveI tnble deeon-
ration can li ibe ade il' 11 nmelitl attoid
pot of fine frna, tlle lit wouinld wilthi
red slitfi rilhboine tied III a largo
rnselto like l41v w i each glde. A pleaa-
IIig ('Cihrltinns nto cann lb given by
ihe usist f r'il, Rhijiiden on the candles
und11t h lil ll of hltlly .usti{pended from the
r' ilitr n l ill' t .ll .
Spl'Y. roed ital't i i vn i> e iN) mntitvh
Iti-d fi'or l t.ih... Tlhey require tall.
sleile'lr ti'le hel'i sel i or eli ll' silver
Ir gi- iiS. .XA n gllio en111' holll dli' pineill
ln t(liv t'tlltre iltn ith'Ie it red InMd witlt
or nilt nil whlilt embroiln lldered ecentre-
pilo1'. iinld minnllor vinisis it tlhe cortnor
of till' tililn .
(hrigiiiiH. lidoetl, will be a table em-
Ielllshlin'int thint halions hi arranged for
n 'hrltiltnntu dhinmer. Covert are Inlid
for ten, A tlwo. cnlteret'd cloth, which
ils1o tillt n rli'ri-ir ofr I1i.' IInslet itn the
toll, tllhe t, lo ll lshigmIed1 to h) 1 1Ii'd oil
a rotlndl-toipieil iltili,% Im to ie i1mitiint-
od on i iiun jornllith (if snearut lliberty
intln. The co'ltretiltve1r 11 to IIP a liirgo
11,ri-slulltpi'ld silver iowl, filled withlli
maiden Inir ferin. l-'o-r triple allveti
cnildelaolrn wlith redl tiln lining the
silli'r -hnlien iand in frow Hl I il river
illihlti- will bn the only otlir meetings.
I1II.\xpIe.-Ii|vo 111id proLtty In i Iht'ge
hn\l of hiolly,t uiedi nit 1Il cltstre c(ill
It.ll-liiirient, ami over It iiing nilon Ih
gai-i list nres four wronthl, tied to-
iatlihir wilith n Iit'irgo how of scirlet
rIllillu n.
inl ni-li-ll ng a mi1ent for the. Clirlit-
1 n111n .llI'.ln r 11,Y' Il Il ln ,V Vinll n uin

T'lirn Itlit, NN-rroli; (C rllmiain tIres
1il., iinIh to (lie ahltijnllum letor'll-
tll hi. Tl' y nire, I iemwever.l, tinifortim-
li.1,1 i i |lilli, L pwle'i lvi', lilt they lhint
i1 I,-l Iline;, IIt fl t, I '> ger th mlli l e
tln111 |nilyv 4.f Ililo 1' I.1hln11 I INthei y /I, I.I1 11 4.I'al 111 l 4 -1N I, III"1 1 1t II I hl,11m le tll

iepn is Is Iilve-rsl for Pev.'rvit.tl ii iill.'.
lani 1 ing to i ll e plla-It lr1 t" oill r.4 I, .o ", I l| illlnsl I.ltH fnlll )tr l
Noe o ei n ii tiI4 r thin i111 .- I,' iin ,,f oiniimoi ll,' '- ,l i ies u ,f nilly 1inill
S.. -lI i~e, I ltll 1il in I" Inie it \% lli ugnil
I lt*:1111 If- e ft1 I lnlute1 etpi l w11Ylly t ort
,11,111 il Ih ill nu if w i,111ow ,.ell t 111n- tlitio t.

i h'alr t ii ii a i 11111- ll 'tiy It nnll i. lIie

,,ah 3 Ii1" t'lll he lilt-III ti t111111111-y iiii i ,l|g ,a-o
i l i II lin Ii'. I nrlii ii Iwitti oiti l 'tve

hcOt.. ionr is e troll the ni i itlni- i thi c he tanedi
ak r ur ty herniitel y, ll- niltt h til l l u ll ht o n lie t-lil ineb il l. reat
mandinnerto t poam id Inult oii Ii-ge | lr,,1 i 1 tyh linn Inllinge cae en-to
-c hrI o C ll hl l t lic lo IIIoI11n1 t helargf e UIrf po

'ol"color, but Init iro, more lhe, oruh nt boi Ined
collhned wllr green. olli n o, io Ilgte ds to

bnrrlaker, whcronri not only d tlir hl'lln-ilwll lVO ll || Ih incl h, breai.
world ti known pla the Culrllin"n l, itt I,.o lrwiyl ror arcehs 'reastlie out-
she must de vorite blhe hou se' ithItin 5lin'-illn ilhi llI, saiAfi kin unner.
solend leright aatlnd cheUry net l of Irol- I -i iliild r hatve
And there a ih i of itltoe ieun .-in ilsllnctiveof the enson
soe urgently eniheilllhsiuten Milt I,,t-I-t uid If wrllho ndnel verireenis ready
speak the m rost Ieautiful ,t r-Iin llie it 1, hut to elnuuiedlate time are too
festIvals, the iirth eOf Chrilt. euusly. tile leaoe Inilly it large leraltches
lied Is pre-endlnently the' CI''llinn)oit ni nlie olitnlued anid used as It In.
color, but It ia more effeitiny .entl- i ied 1 ibuncfes, or an e inade Into
conal Ied with green HolCly w lt. ile r
blenty of crrhee aiould blee u-il In nil
poinsettia, wiiictIn ma lrtits ,,f tine .

deorldIats konowa ns it ilultIins heI brill- '-K -
er, a re the ftve irlte bits of s tnle-t II thit
lend bright n ttigchery for l er rkt I lood with mtat
to rooms aul ctthllrchea.
AWd them a miteh of ied wtleloe nrns t
hang somewherLe-- it fIrnillte lIt tl

tal supersto nc lois o nenteld wit li It.
Plenty of greenmih louel ibe runtleltim nill
decorations, as it highnu-tis th leitIll-
lantied of the scarlet, rlutIt s anh b e itwrenths by deft li wogers and a little
this evergren all longer ad It irn o t poor re
background, the setting for all heTr wire,
bloomIs .lintt,- lt Iloould with Ima t tiois
Wreatths of holly tied with rid rl i- le-Iteit Is devoid of either ligke legranes

If ddle window satrin a re long en or iei.uNly. tinsel rently it has no deco-
siltraivt vIhle. 013e sprig of the genuine
sparimest. or wrentihe of eve-gruge-si rnistmans geen Is worth an artnful
tied with scarlet ribbom -cnn be I1ne41.,
The evergreen lasts longer, arid It Isnftit poor reeliea of nature's cida-
deliciously aromatic, tion.
if the purse strings are long etmugch Nouttmg is snore beautiful or decor
to admit qf it measure the living roomi tlve than'the graceful poinsettia aud
n nlant ior iurawi of It in a rlroom brighrt-


ein It, more twum a bunch of either red
roses or red carnations, simply because
it Ip distivJelly a Christmas flower.
It anm) Iends Itself admirably to the
derorations of a dinner table.
-Next to the Christmas tree in all Its
Pplendor iand beauty, which Is natur-
ally the most Importaut en etof the
dayF for the little oness, cosme the
CbrIttles dinner an ithe aettint mad
enriching of j1e table for tbe fOeast
The sldtratrmimon trralated present a
tkaly yeet simplO decWnelta fAW -eA(
AhleiIs e "o 'A
,"Wow'.-Mwhits.se" 0,= *

A (1IllINI.n ori l rItS TAnDI.

flgg f''st IIie noiiM i'- color iI polxsillle.
lli-ti thie hilnti lita -itn ite iolored red.
I(.'r li isuipfeel', II I urinihilin p ieior -niin
liho i.ipp fln u Ile nnd imin-Iklteli over
hoii unit-ovy elmninpes; lobster fnrcl
me'rvt-il ItI lih shaillm Its a lislh ourae--
lilm iiit I liln Ily follollulg the soup
uirsii'; 1i ullifill toluitto Nald, served
after lihi litrticey atiil ctrnlbi-ry Jelly,
thi pliiii phii'1n1g Ithickly liltudded with
ennilldid liheriesa.

( h1,,.IlnI ni-i with oulster sure. .
tiiett v- .-. pll le mauie cromiuttets, baked
u1lii4ni. ii inii-rrio. inmashiel itwistoa,
IA-Iu.nu, r,r vrign salel, waters., olives.
51el 5ie. i, cheese.
Nli.'p,iiuliml ice rearnmI caken.
<('f1-, nuti ain(t raisino.

She- "li eta lier chueklin aboutr '
IlA--'"To t'Ii dat BInty I1WGd g te:
to fool me wit' me old iaI* peafa ole
painted redr'-New Yorke JHlpil.

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ake Balkal, In llberla, ss by far tb .
deeest lamb ksnwl In the Worud. A. ,' ,
is ov eery way comparable to' the
'* Lakes as toegardu elsem hle
Its &a e more than owili iNtt e
mlle,. mnaklag it about,q
n *serflclal area. Itsf m njk g= pt "
la betW*een 4000 a 4MAM,
the volume oat ts wstem emt -q4 t .
to that of Lake ISplet. Although
its surface 180 s l ea le
el. its bottom I lwA WOMO fewt ,b.b i

The OIpalka s e -a a depth Ito ,.
be"ted l g A)A 000 feeL. a_
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And gather 'round the Christmas b
And drown in songs old feuds andi wro
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4 .O0-eOuV. tM Atleg i
Queqa vies wte t.h T.Whatou
eHasto e o W ew-e. ,;'
There are very pany of us old
ri ough to reembem r when bench
Rhows were et so 'popular, as they are
to-dany. There can be lltUe doubt,. al
n good deal of the extra laterest to
these exhibitions bas been brought
aliouit by the greater and more general
I patronago accorded to them bry te
ladies of the world, not only in the
northern hemisphbre, but south of ~te
lInpe, also. In the old day-4to k.A,
stance, two decades ago--thel W64 a
few lady exhibitors. some of WheMIl'Ni
still alive and as keen as ever In thel.
bobby, but then mere man was greatly
in the majority In the list of the owner
of the competitors: now. however, there
are almost as many women as nse
w ho not only show but lead their doom
Sitto the ring to be Judged.
About fifteen years before her deatlI
Qiien Victoria, who owisl a large ,
e iiiinl of Pomornnians, eollle4 f gtei-
i., r. skylt'rrrler. Dandle D1149* to
r 1-.i idachthlsunld., nnd other do640 SX-
e Iatitil.d t some or tile leading Fairs.
1 till tie n-resutilt that the women @o
1 l':gii11hnd at nciee f.llotwed the goodi
S exiiniple of tliilr niiverr-lig1t, who lov '.
tier dogs. annl wished thoui to be gI541'
r looking and well bred. At the sam0
tLime the present Queen, Alexandra,
wasa ldsitlonisl In the care and manage-
*nieit -if her kennel and poultry yards
at tSundrlinllighi, and sent exhibits an-i
dcer tle- nitiingenient of her head ken-
nolnian, Briitlden. to events all over
the country, as she does to-day. Only.
those who have followed the evenitn of
the kennel world during the last
decade, and the remarkable rise in the
number of women exhibitors, can ree-
ogulzo that the faphlon so set by per-
sons In hlilgh places has had the effect
of bringing about the present coodltion
of affairs.
Thus has thbo science of hound ani
dog breeding descended from mother to
daughter. as assuredly as it has from
father to son. But in this year of
grace women are further ahead in thiei ,
knowledge of these four-footed erea-
tures. whether they be of the bou-ts or.
dor or of the more- responalble and
hardy kind-those of the chbase or of
the field. The bench show Is now am
ltititttloi" among ladies generally.
They find t I In t much amuomet, and.
it many be profit.-The Illiustrated Iporf,
lug News.
eso of Potatoes.
To-day Germany fairly rivals Ire'
Innd with its potato crop and outdoes
inost other countries. Fully an eighth
of the arable land of the empire t
pinuteid to this nutritious vegetable.
lHalf the large yield is used directly
as humfn food; a considerable por-
tion sla given over to fattening stock.
There Bstll remains an enormous sur-
plus after that. however, and it Is the
success with which Germans have met
In turning title mntrplus into mnanufao-
turing products that sla most remark-
Among these manufactured prod-
ncts are starch, glucose, potato flour.
dextrin and starch sugar, each Of
which appears prominently on the list.
of German exports, altogether contrib-
tiling lat-gO suam every year to the
profillts of German manufacturers and'
exporters. Btut the alcohol wbich the
Germans make from the potato is the
most vnluableo and wonderful product,
of anl. Thi nas a light producer fairly,
rivals the electric current. it la said.
The apparatus for Its practical use'
Included lamps, chandeliers, street and!
rorneor lights. Iln which alcohol vapor.
In burned like gas Ifn a hooded flame,
covered by a Weolshach mantle., No
isled. potato alcohol is described as
Iumirnig will an Inenndescent dame'
equaling the electric light in Irilllancy.-
Indeed. we are ofmlcially told now by
our Consul-leneral at berlin that po-
into alcohol is competing with gas man
electricity with increasing aulcelEf
every year.-Washington Times. _
Flashes and Pala.
It is well known that fishes hale
little susceptibility to pain, and that
thsy are very tenaoloua of life. A cu-
rious example of this was seen at ,
Newcastle the other day. In the case
of a trout which had been eought i .*
ho "eTyne at Ovingham, SayS tbe Mew" '
fastlo Journal. It. bead wal to es '
cees of being .e,.ued from ite htit
by a tight band of some fibrott( i*
stance. The band had Weat quite ;
through the' skia sad Seei e4W .
the bone asld had the appqrhn1'* .f.;
grasping this and the thorft, atUsE ..
a deep Inclson nt the fleet aad tbt ,
tissue .quite round. The fish d '
,et seem to haute had tbe hd .ati .
Seined en It Whens smalL The t +-:.*
had apprentJy been caught In 1 ;, ,

coming tetherd theeby., watd owe
ed ta Its efeart t gt fiWs h $W,:.

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: W .i.e-A-Wcek Sar, Why. in the name of success,
D. B. GODWIN, are we not all Christian Scientists?
Shditor sad Proprietor. When the benefits of the cult are
S- considered, as we heard of them
$, atered April 28. 1903, at Gainesville, from enthuastic followers of Mrs.
asp econd-class matter,-undier Act of ddy, it seems a wonder that w
.lgrss of March 3, 1879, do not all fall ovwr each ot1lipt'0

biN lillahed every Tuesday and Friday, heels iour eagerne .
a $1,00 a year In advance. next." We noted "
o50 Cents for Six Months, ago how a whist ton 7-
a Cents for Three Mloohs. onne, N. J., a
A A:rtSING RATES. team of pla jt theI
R'an Iteaders in brevere type, 5 cents absenttrog' len-i
- a Hi M b'r ea ch asertion. tist la nT2$e ..' This, however,
p- Mi for display advertisements priced was oi.';m 'iong a host of
S4dplicaton. MIaed to "science"
.. In gr prk recently an ardent
S.* Next Friday is Christmas day. n"e tWl.r who wanted to give his
Don't. let the children be disap- wife ,handsome bath robe, but
pointed. hadn't the money, gave himself the
If you never acted just right be. "science treatment" as he walked
fore. suppose you try it during this along sixth avenue, and lot before
holiday season. he had gone a dozen blocks there
lay at his feet a rollf billal He
The Times-Union's Christmas says he couldn't find the owner of
number cutalns forty-six pages. It the bills, so he took enough of -the
It a handsome paper. find to buy the bath robe and put
t wait or some candidate to the balance in his pocket for Christ-
Don't wait for some aanddats't as. His wife, also a scientist. "
" rel jol rigah aYout can't do it delares that she gave herself treat-
dit. meant recently, and won a handsome
Let all the candidates and edl. prize at ping-pong. Now, isn't
.-eiw.ven to Brother Jordan, keep that the kind of a religion for one
apbawduring the holiday season to warm up to?-Savannah News.

T be Tampa Tribune affirms that T TLS IT.
s not living, but marrying be- Talk about an early primary
ne mans, but ds te when the Herald with all its infor
one's means, that does the nation has not been able to decide
..Ilchief. upon a candidate for governor I Nor
ke City is figuring on gettnghas that brilliant South Florida
Lake City te figuring on getting daily, the Tampa Tribune, yet come
Presbyterian Female College. i to a concitision as to the United
l: ke; City's figures fall to do the States senatorship. Both papers
;. wrk, there is room for the college have had several months In which
i' (GMouaville. to ponder but they wish to reflect
'. and to hear considerably more
We know several Florida editors Untquestionably, thousands of vo-
so. won't want any quail for a ter are In the. same state of inde
after the primary is over, for elsioi .Put theprimary in July.-
Punts aorda Herald,
y will have a superabundance This settles it. The primary
gM crow to eat. "
-f-_ cr .t must not (_) be held until the Pun-.
I s.It- bot for the masses that the li Gorda Herald is "able to decide
Sii should continue to dis. upon a candidate for governor' .
business all summer, or should So let those who want to be goer-
to an end so the people can nor send in their bids for Brother
to their business? Jordan's support. Be quick about
it, gentlemen, in order that -Brouher
1'1oitical honesty in getting to Jordan can decide, and then ithl
40 h scarce article," remarks the thing will happen.
ge County Citizen. And Bro.
might have added: "So NOT ON YOUR LiPB.
that it is not for sale in any John N. C. Stockton is canvas
h ing the State with a pair of mules
-three of a kind.-Seabreeze.

If you have any money, or its
lJ[voant, that you can spare dur-
'1, the holidays don't spend it for
at which can do you no good;
give it to some person who
6eKs it,

A National Negro Suffrage
'tI league has refused to endorse the
a President. The members of tue
league are probably angry because
, they were not all invited to the
; Teddy-Booker feast.

It is now claimed that there were
-.aliversities in the Philippines be-
there was one in the United
"n,. There were also great tem-
i u Mexico before white men
red this continent.
b.owle, the pretender, continues
tAreaten his opposers. It may
..b t Dowie is only just humtnli,
VWsyy. But, really, Dowie is not
only man who seems to be in
Shurry about paying his debts.
"AJwtor Caldwell would 5ehead
primary turkey be is after with
Schop-axe if he could, The tur-
S Is headed for the "people'a"
-yard, and there it will be safe.
"people" will protect the

The condition of the Emperor of
Germany is said to be critical, and
his death at an early date would
lot be surprising to the world. If
I ttid die soon just wh!t effect
tath will have on European
Is hard to tell.

tou 'is .the only candidate
S'sit:r, says the Monticello
.who'savT right out in meeting,
SWill vote for the people and
Vnt corporations when the
ldieesd. The others are
l candidates.

require a considerable
tl i 1 tow toseek
016Whber or 9 Wiveral hil-
the person ,, W an
Ste him betfo.' be -Was

will be Chrisatnaa
Cbriatlaux as
oS Beth-e
e, the

Ha-hal Ha-hal What are we
laughing about, are we asked? Oh
nothing; only we happened to think
if the two editors of the Seabreez-
would take a mule's father Into
business with them there woul4 be
another three of a kind:-Gaines
ville Twice a-week Stan.
Any old thing will do In this
cake walk, so we will take D. E
Godwin, tie braying editor of Gainesville Twice a week Stnt.-
Not on yourlife old boys; kwv
can't become a part of that lea
breeze aggregation; we are careful
about the company we keep, and
we wouldn't want to mix up with
animals that are suffering with
glanders and colic, no way

The negroes at Sheffield, Mass.,
are said to have refused to attend a
school "for colored only," and
have employed a lawyer to estab.
lish whether or not negroes have a
right to enter white schools. Mas.
sachusetts negroes don't propose to
allow the white population to
"secede," but will try to force them
to remain in and be a part of the
school "union;" and if the blacks
are successful, they will probably
call upon the whites after the "sur-
render" to pas through the fur.
nace of a construction period, as
a deserved (?) punishment for "se-
ceding from the white and black
It is natural .for all of us to dis-
like restraint) and- s tobacco chewer
wants all out of doors for a spit-.
toon, and frueotly Indoors also.
Deprive bhi of that privilege In
any degree and he makes objection
even though he may recognize the
obligations of cleanliness. We
have had experjepce on that lilne.--
Tampa -Tribune.
Vnpuarried men are not easily
broken from the tobacco habit, but
a large majority of. married wen
would gilp tp the practice if their
wives would clali the privilege and
adopt the practice of "chawing"
the weed.

It is plainly apparent that the de*
amend for an early primary Is. mad
Stha interest of Msars tocktou,
SCo.. while te p fo ft
Sin behalf of a the peo-
the candldttats-Punta

*, bhad Brother
JOrdda'i ;,a ay",. "and
the llS ".l*.lO.

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A lot (f little 2x- curbstone atid
street-curnwer politicians will kiJl
this or aiy other towi. Let-'s rel
egate them to tlie reair. TI."- but-i
ness ieen and property itw.ier-
-hould get together, pt llup lih.
nontey and nave the Pri:sl>\teri.ai
female college.- l ake City Index.

If "a few" candidates were elect
ed and should attempt to fulfill all
of the promises that they have
made, even in Bradford county.
they would be so old when the job
was colupleted that it would take n
high school professor a week to
figure out their age.-Lake Butler
Star. ,

Jim Barrs must be reasonably
certain of beimg nominated for Con-
gress over in the second district as
he has resigned the office of City
Attorney of the city of Jacksonville.
It is seldom a man resigns an office
unless he has another atnd a better
onue in view. -Sumter County

Congressman Litnar, in forcing
the Republicans to adopt resolu-
tions ordering an inquiry into the
conduct of Judge Swayne, of Flor-
ida, has given evIdence that he is a
worker as we?' V-4 debater. Many
see in Judge J0ar coming senato-
ria% time .-Palatks Times-
Hedl d.

Congressman Lamar is making
himself known in Congress and get-
ting after the Republican adminis-
tration. His direct assault is
against Judge Swayne, United
States Judge. He has started im-
peachment proceedings against that
official and nearly every lawyer in
the Judge's district wishes Mr. La-
mar success in his undertaking.-
Sumter County Times.

We had thought that Congress-
maab ,a.Par would not have oppo-
~oln for tIel4lttioa next year, but
,uchbweuktti will not be the ease.
0If 4 t14 ie a real live Re-
pubUtle W111 be ptl up by the g. o.
p. ln the .t e .will in
turn bt pt:,w i the
wool hat ati '0111d
will be -let. *A 0-P

& .*-, -

E*ditorJord.an, '"
Gorda Her'aldo devo e4,
half a colImp to"tli O VA' t
STAR. Thie *ole t1isg seemed to
be :t at' tempt to convince hi
r. 'r 't.aat,' TO.t mTA is not
"'nfig"att with certain candi-
0--" 'rt04 that he himself and
y honest in all they do and
iay. Brother Jor4an reminds us
of the fellow who was caught in a
bad act and at once began .to say to
the man who caught him: "I
didn't do it! you're a lisr II didn't
do it I"
Last Saturday's Jacksonville Me-
tropolis contained forty pages It
is a great paper, and the business
men of Jacksonville, and many in
other places, are showingg their
appreciation of it by crowding the
advertising space with live and up-
to-date ads. The reading matter
and cartoons, which appeared in
Saturday'.s issue, would do credit
to a New York City journal.
By the by, does the Gainesville
Star know how its candidate for
governor stands on the question of
the Wailes claim, the insanity di-
vorce law and other matters of im-
portance about which there is a
diversity of opinion? Does it wish
to shut off discussion of these sub-
jects?-Punta Gorda Herald.
By the by, does the Punta Gor-
da Herald know who TaH STAR'S
candidate for governor is? If so,
whence came its information?

Stockton is steadily gaining
ground. The assaults of the cor-
poration press are driving voters
his way.-Monticelfo News.

Members of Congress are allowed
20 cents a mile for their journey to
and from Washington, and most of
them have free passes. The Ha-
walin delegate will receive $14,774
mileage in one term.-Orange
County. Citizen.

It has been suggcted that the
candidates of the State organize
themselves into a body to be known
as theAuaulgnmatedUnion ofCordial
Handslhakers The union can be
so arranged as to include county
candidates also.-McCleuny Stan-

Jacksonville Hotel.
The New Travelers Hotel, H. W. Ilan-
cock proprietor and IL. W. Campbell as-
sistantI manager is the place to stop
when you go to Jacksonville. Nice
momns, good table fare, reasonable rates,
and centrally located-on Bay street, in
hitasness center. Mr. Campbell is of
Waldo, Alachua county, and it will af-
ford him pleasure to treat nicely people
front his home county when they go to
When you go to Jacksonville and want
good fare and polite attention at reason-
,ble cost, inquire for the "Travelers' Ho.
tel," amd when you go to Green Cove
Springs stop at the Riverside Hotel, of
which Mr laiicock is also proprietor.

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'7frtp way of
O k- tit'.. Intelligent peopleI
are not apt to believe you are just.
right if you do so -G.iinesville
Star. .
WVe. have them right here, Iroa,
Godwin, as in Gainesville. "'Bot
there's a land that is warmer than
this" "in the good old summer
time," waiting for them.-Lake
City Index.
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That John Stockton is a Demo-
crat no one seems to question.
That he is well qualified to fill the
high pcition to which he aspires
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Editor Godwin of the Gainesville
Star gets off something good occa
sionally, as witness the following:
"Jno: N. C. Stockton is canvassing
the State with a pair of mules-
three of a kin.1."-Seabreeze The
Star comments: "Ha! ha! What,
are we laughing about, are we
asked? Oh, nothing; only we hap-
pened to think if the two editors ol
the Seabreeze would take a mule's
father into business with then
there would be another three of a
kind.-Madison New Enterprise.
A C. L. Holiday Rates
Holiday rates via Atlantic Coast Line.
The Atlantic Coast Line announce the
rate of one sad one-third fares plus as
cents for the round trip for Christmas
holidaya. Tickets will be sold December
23-25, inclusive. December 30, and 31,
1O08, January 1, with return limit Jauu
arv 4. 1904. Teachers and students of
schools and colleges will be accorded
same rate, tickets to be sold December
16-22a. inclusive, with return limit Janu.
ary 8, 1904, upon presentation of certifi-
cate signed by superintendents, princi
pals or presidents All information cheer-
fully furnished.
W. J. Craig, generall Passenger Agent,
Wilmington, N. C.; H. M. Emerson,
raflIc-Manager, Wilmington, N. C.; W.
H. Leahy, Division Passenger ARent., Sa-
vannah, Ga.; T. C. White, Division- Pan-
senger Agent, Tanpa, Fla.: Frank C.
Boylton Con inercial Agent, Jackson-
villa, Fla.

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$P*lapn slapping dar "iTeh b'wen 9J" l.v l eV
Jacksonville and Punta Gorda and' Jack-
sonvifle and St. Petersbutg, fering com-
fiortable travel between Jacksonvilleland J
the points referred to.
This gives first close service between
Jacktonville and 'Peninsular Florida. St
Petersburg sleeper leaves Jacksonville at
m., running via Palatkda, Ocala, 1I M RIL
LeMabnrg and Trilby, arriving at St. M. RILE
Peterburg 10:40 a. ni. North hound.
this car leaves t. I'ctersburg (:00 p. m., (,S n-.. 1I
ai nat Jacksonville 7:30 a.m. Punia Gaine sville,
Gora deeper leaves Jacksaoville 9:40 p. I
m. running via Sanford, Kissimmees and
Lakeland, arriving at 'unts Gorda 12:40read
the following day. North bound, this ar nw
car leaves Pulita Gorda at 4:oS p. in. ar- We are now read
driving at Jacksoniville at 7:P1 a. in. ing material f(
Parlor car service haa also been iniaug '
rated between -Jacksonville and ,.S I lum er line su
1Petersburg, leaving jacksoiville U11;00 a. I
I u. arriving at St. Petersburg at 14):3 p. 1i-n flooring, c
11. North bound, this car leaves St. O ur
Petersburg at 6:25 4- m., arriving at Jack- ing'. ur mac
soiiville at 6:55 p m.
The advantage of this service will beh and up to date
readily seen. All the cars referred to are
all supplied with buffet service. first-class work
Additional parlor car service will be
placed in effect by the Coast li.e- withlb THE 6AINESVILLE PLAI
change of schedule at ant early datl THE GDAIESILLE PLA

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(Tradle Mark) and if so L will senI you
a postal note for the saie. Please inform 27 I 31 I 55 I SOUTHERN
nme the amount of postage if it cin be 9 35a 8 30p 3 o0p Lv . Jacks
mailed. i5 8 55P 3 4op .P Hal
When in Ploridn the winter of ,897 46 o20 45 5 36p A .. Aw
and '98 I used five bottles of the tetv- 36p l GANE
five cent size and produced a nice grot . 8 15p Ar .. Ceda
of hair where it had been entirely h bl I a26p .Lv Silver!
for fifteen years, and now I would like to I 58P 12 5- . .
try it once more if I can get it. 25 Pp 7 a .. Wild
Yours truly. 4 4p .4 18a Da'le
59 Hicks St. J. W. HAVNIS. 5 ip 5 39a Plant
State of Florida, 7 o8p I I 2a Pan
County of Alacna, 7 28p 46a .... a
City of Gaineaville. j 7 45 3p Ar . .. a

y to furnish build-
6r anything in theo'-
ch as framing, aid-
eiling and mould-
chinery is all new
and we guarantee
c. Address


December 7, 1903.
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.... .. r iAortimnouth .... a a 5 3SP Ar Maon ...... . 3 4oa
J. M. Riviats, Ar Richniond, Va.' ... 6 35a lap Atlanta. ... ...........7 50a
Notary Public for the State of larida Ar % ashington. . 10 oa 8 3 Chattarooga... . .....
at large. Ar Baltimore . i 25A II 25 Nashville ...... 2op
Ar Philadelphia . 36p 2 508a St Louis . .
MASTER'S SALE. Ar New York . 4 i5P 6 3o0 Chicago 9 r5a
Under and by virtue uf a dlecreeof lutore- .. ..-. ..... .
closure made and rendered on the 2th Connections for Palmetto, Manatee, Oueeo and Sarasota, on 31, except. atur-
day of November, 19,o3, by the Hoa,. R. davs, from Gainesville.
M. Call, acting Judge of tije Circuit Train No. 34, Seaboard Express, drawing room i'ullman sleepers between
Court, Eighth Judicial Circuit of Florida, Tampa, Jacksonville and New York, via Richmond and Wasnington. Vestibuled
in and for Alachua county, in a certain day coaches between Jacksonville and Washington, via Richniond. Cafe dining
chancery cause therein pending wherein car service from Jacksonville.
H. F Dutton, .John G. Nichols and W. No. 66, Seaboard Mail, day coaches, mail, baggage and express cars between
G. Robinson, partners and bankers tr'td- Ilacksonville and Washington, and drawing room Pullman sleepers between Tanpa,
ing and doing business in Alachua county, Jacksonville and New York.
Florida, under the firm name and style No. 55 connects at Stark for LaCrosse. Alachua. Wilhlfltrd, Wannee and Inter-
of H. F. Dutton & Company are coin- mediate points, and at Archer with Rarly Bird branch.
plalnants, and lHill Printing Company, a Nos. 56 and 57, Pullman sleeper between New Orleans and Jacksonville.
corporation existing under and bh virtue Steamers for Key West and Havana. Leave Port Tampa Sundays, Tuesdays and
of the laws of the State of 1 lorida, with Thursday s, i:15 p. m.
it principal office and place of business. A. 0. MACDON ElL, Ass't Gen. Pass. Agent, Jacksonville, Fla.
in Gainesville, Alachua county. Florida, V C C01Ill, Ticket Agent, Gainesville.
and W. R. Thomas are defendants, 1, as
Special Master will sell at public outcry, -- --
to the highest and best liddler for cash,
before the front door, on West Main
Street, of the building in which the per. a nesv le & Gulf R'w'y o
sonal property hereinafter describedis i 1 u l y o
located, in Gainelville, Alachia county,
Florida, on-Monday the 4th day of Jan- T me Table n Effect July 5, 1903.
nary, A. D. 19o4, between the legal hours
of sale, the following described personal "- ..
property situated in Gainesville, Alechua No 6 No.4. No. No.I. No o.
county, Florida, and being in the three no iy 4. o JN..
story brick building known as the Itauk- sXcpt Daily. BTATION& Dally. Dally. Saea
night building opposite and due west of L aSmday.
the old City Hotel, on West Main Street, .. .
occupied by the Hill Printing Company, Lv A A --
to-wit: The entire printing outfit of the .I P Ar P. M.Ar A. M. A
Hlll I'rinting onpany, including print- 5 ....... ... aine.rfitd I......... a 00
ing plant entire, consisting of presses of I .. .. rv.ie ........ 5 0
every description and kind, type, type 8 ...... ..1. s -r . -..... ..
machines, type furniture andl press furn a i.- .... Lakei--ti-mau
iture and all other furnitureof every kind 8 ao ...... ........ .
and character including afltce furniture T ... T .... ..
and fixtures and one number five(5) Itab- 850 so I *** .. rkwood ........
SN---------------------ctsit.. ...- ...
cock Optinmus two revolution cylinder S Yele.n ..... ...... :e
press-except one Mergenthaler Lino- m0a a ........ .............. .....-...... 4-
type Machine, one writing desk, one roll 9 4-i Ar .. o Polat..............
top desk and the stock ofstationary con. It 00 Lv aisL L, ""' { ... Olaell 'le .. I .... A....... i"Wi
seating of envelope, blofting paper, tag 12n 640 7W ----. Belas-I y. i 8 5 1 2 0
boards, paper and cards. ........... .. S4) 10 0
Together with all and singular the ap IV4 0 0 6 Ar 7 .-... mie ..... 8a0 2t
purtenances to the .snie belonging or i.... 7 2 18 .LalmButler, G. P. 7 ............
any wise appertaining Said property ....." 8 40" 55? -l eI H J .w ...... .... .....
will be sold to satisfy said dlecreeand : .. ..... a 1 ....lta .a .A....L. i4 P
costa. Terms cash. 11 10.a 11p0 ..TlS5.r s. A.L I : p
CHRIS MATHESON, I 4 V 0 P .... IagQ. o.s ,, .
Special Master Ar P. M. Ar A.M. ; At P M Lv Ac or ,. I tP. .
Io the Circuit Court, IighthI ndicial L. BARKM R, GAeM Supt.
Circuit, Alachua county, Florida. In J P. HILL Agent
Susan M. Beatty) ,
vs. J Bill for Divorce. .
James S. Beatty, I
It appearing by afflidavit appended to
the big filed Ia the above, stated cause m
that James Beatty,rthe deFendant
,iR ,Aen,,, T/IKE The Atlantic Coast Li
therein named, Is a resident of the T
State of Florida that he has been absent
from his placeof residence for more than
sixty days preceding this order of publi- FO !R i LL I. BR lFTH LY PO I NTS.
cation and Is concealing himself so that

"rvicecannaot be made upon him, and is oa via t Via
over Oe age fi twenty-one years; it is m l Dupont f Dupont
therefore ordered that said resident li LU or Eal or
defendant be and he is hereby required Jacksonville JsJaksonvillle
to appear to the bill of complaint filed In
said cause on or before Monday, the 4th Via I Via
day of January, A. D. 19o4, otherwise P. & O. Duot or
the allegations of said bill will be taken u Steamship w Ie p vZ eand
as confessed by said defendant. Line
It is further ordered that this order be
published once a week for four consecu- Rapid Transit and Unsurpassed Service.
tive weeks in the Gainesville Star, aI
newspaper publishedbin said county anl Time Table in Effect November 29, 1903.
op of originalerk. SA. Depart For GAINEVILLE TP
H. C. DuN'oN, Clerk. [sRAzL. -
Per S. H. W.ING s, D.C. 3.40 High Springs and Inter- S a
H..C.Hhnxur.mediatedPoints -
Clerk" Cicuit Notl rt. 12:55lp Ocala, Leesbut Zn idTamps, and
H yS.MASON. puy lerk. Daily Intermediate Pointa. s,.
Solicitor for Complainant. Daily oP yrth.Ea sad WeiJ
-: It '^ in'v H~i h pri~ne.. Waycross Savannah, hsmswi&, -M
D y___ A.,a ,y,^ anta. lliots North, Neat West ;

Daily. -aRochelle. Micanopy and Chit 'a

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