The Ocala banner
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Title: The Ocala banner
Uniform Title: Ocala banner (Ocala, Fla. 1883)
Alternate Title: Ocala daily banner
Daily banner
Physical Description: Newspaper
Language: English
Publisher: The Banner Pub. Co.
Place of Publication: Ocala Marion County Fla
Creation Date: April 9, 1909
Publication Date: 1883-
Frequency: weekly[]
weekly[ former aug. 25, 1883-dec. 28, 1888]
daily (except sunday)[ former dec. 30, 1888-]
Subjects / Keywords: Newspapers -- Ocala (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Marion County (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Genre: newspaper   ( marcgt )
newspaper   ( sobekcm )
Spatial Coverage: United States -- Florida -- Marion -- Ocala
Coordinates: 29.187778 x -82.130556 ( Place of Publication )
Dates or Sequential Designation: Vol. 17, no. 12 (Aug. 25, 1883)-
Numbering Peculiarities: Issues for 1884 later called new ser. vol. 2.
General Note: Editors: T.W. Harris, F.E. Harris, C.L. Bittinger.
General Note: Description based on: New ser., vol. 2, no. 14 (Dec. 1, 1883).
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Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: University of Florida
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Resource Identifier: aleph - 002052272
oclc - 18660476
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Mr. J. 0. Lucius of this city and
Miss Laura Driggers ot Oklawaha
were united in marriage on Sunday
afternoon at the home of the bride.
|The sacred ceremony was performed
Sby Col. R. F. Rogers, who, besides be-
!inr a well known turnentine operator



Special services were held at



Episcopal and Catholic churches on
Sunday. in commemoration of Palm
Sunday, which celebrates the trium-
phal entry of Christ into Jerusalem.
Grace church was prettily adorned
with lalms, and the rector, Mr. Har-



There are many ways in which i nerves
the public, but the one now most valuable
perhaps, is to help with loans. We will
meet the need of conservative borrowers

I g
| nw ha ag oI h hion on the subject of "Blessed are
F now has charge of the church n that ey that come in the name of the
F 0 C D L A Hl i neighborhood.
S L m DOLS a L ord." The sermon was followed by
Tf-I s- a SH i The home was prettily decorated
.Ther home was retti deorad the celebration of the Holy Euchar-
esadalFamd for this happy occasion, and the bride ist AN AUTO SPIN
5dNd -Ala' | was very charmingly and appropriate- is AN AUTO SPIN
__. .wdas _r ly attire At the Catholic church the decora- ,
She ceremony hd bn pe- tions were very appropriate, and the In company with Mayor John D.
LY AT- formed the friends and brelves wo bles:,ing of tle palms was observed Robertson and State Attorney E. W.
-Ar 'r.. formed he friends and relatives w according to the usual custom, and v, e e r o this paper took
-t -ia .b-* ai oalrvat l were present at the marriage congrat- Davis, the editor of this paper o
-Inssr.ud *r the coimiimunion services held.
PbpF Cre" --u' i ulated 'the couple and extended to an ato spin Tuesday as far as In
F F I Er l olh*a*u*e** I.eaay t .,t The week between Palm Sunday
Sl t|hem many hearty good wishes, after and Easter is known as Holy Week, verness, in Citrus county.
CE~ 0N L whichI a verv u us wedding and it is the most acred week of the He had not been to Inverness since
," feast was enjoyed.
MMr. and Mrs. Lucius drove to Ocala ytar. the early discovery of phosphate, and
lD R U G S T O R E C l ^D from Oklawaha. a;d are now residing DEATH OF E.M. GREGhe found that the whole face of the
RU i at The residence of Mrs. G. L.. Taylor. country has undergone a transforma-
I ,on Watula street-. Dr. William Anderson received a tion. There are phosphate plans in
_' Mrs. Lucius before her marriage. telegram Monday morning from Wil- all directions, and Governor Gilchrist
S ur ur ak Mr... H. Beville who is visi taught or oe yar in the public mington N. C.. announcing the death may well boast of the fact that Flor
I ,lr lnrft i .ak' Mrs. .I.tH. Beville, who is visiting!schl, of .larirn county. aind wasof wMr. b. t. tre. He was grilled
f* o rlsomea) a *noo her sister. Mrs. Julia S. Haisley. in I real1 ikd aI r ted wh erever a w. r. regg lived i ia is rejuvenating the worn-out soils
-this city for some time. spent last ishe taught. Sh(, i, a daughter of Mr.l Oala for several years: was a regis- of nearly all the earth.
I t SI, n.I..*r w.nt ui| .tJak- week in Gainesville with her dlaugh- slid r. ", 1,,.... T' ,. ])ri -
i. *iN te n i t.ia- week in Ga ineville with hr digh- and 'Mrs. .c:. i ers, Mr. )rig- ration officer and was arrested by the The number and magnitude of the
) Ms. .. C.gers being a \v -11 known farmer near lited States government and tried plants are something wonderful. We
Mr anl Mrs J N. Tiller w.re TRESPASS NOTICES-11x14 inch-'Okl a tor violating the election laws, and visited the plant of the Southern
amegas ., u Mida) hof stri f es,. for sale at this office, 10c. each, Mr. Iius i- a ptomber of the firm was acquitted. The case created a
or $1 a dozen. Apply Ocala Banner of Fort &. Lucius. avh.) own and oper- great deal of excitement and, it en- Phosphate Development Company.
H --an all -ver l office. tf. ate the Aradle barber shop. He is a gendered a great deal of feeling. Mr. near Inverness. The plant is just
4 l n all x Belginnin Mondav for morer a son f M1r. Fr?d L.uclls, who formerly Gregg had many friends not only in nearing completion. \ e understand
continuing for several days is being, residt d in o;all. id he has livha l Ocala. but throughout the state, who that something like one hundred and
I ooo. leading physi- celerated the Jewish Passover. Thi, h r arl all of his life. will regret to learn of his death, thirty-five thousand dollars have al- P
r of R.ak. as a visitor Mon-is one of the most important celebra-i li: tfr;inds 'gratulate him. ready been expended on it and the
dy ;lons in the Jewish calendar. DEATH AT CITRA phosphate deposit is scarcely yet in
;MEETING OF THE POSTMASTERS sight. There is twenty-seven feet of
M str C;tIi'ta is mourning the death of Mrs. over-burden to be removed (which is
Mt KWtOrt Mutinu. of thfli firm of Mr. .1. K. Christia. of Mclutosh, The annual meeting of the Florida Ctharles quarter g the diea on Sur- no -burden top ) be re moved of ro
M~as er Hr.. & rlUonald. of Pine. who is interested in the Teapot gro-i Association of Postmasters will be Charles Iartor. who died on Satur- no child's play) before a ton of ro
a N ea a' iittorii Molndax cery store of Ocala was here Tuesday. held in Jacksonville on April 13, 14ay Her y was lai o st in ca e mined, and after the over-bur- The C'nfed,
___He is an expansionist, and has busi- and 15. he deptmet h te the family burial ground at Mlicanopy den is removed, then the owners have
___ is an expansionist, and has husi- and 15. The department has granted S a Bo r m to t chace It i thi fat t of the most *I
Mr Mala ubt kt Monday af- ness connections at McIntosh, Dun- all postmasters leave of absence for Sunday afternoon. Before hr mar- to take chances. It is this faith that
**- n for Jackmnill where he nellon Holder and Ocala. riage Mrs. Carter was Miss Gertrude is making Florida the great state that
S, enon Holder and caa. five days to attend this meeting. R was orHanisel.
bea e r.'ep'*-d a |miioln is o bd o n Chitty of Micanopy, and was a most it is and the greater state that it is
is to be hoped that all postmasters, there wre nmoi
Mr. and Mrs. hWm. Fant of Morris- atmsts, popular young woman. Mr. Carter sure to become. We have scripture
Mr. nd Mr. W. ant of Morris- whether members at present or not, formerly lived in Oala and was warr present.
PORKI(GN and IM)MESTIC novel- ton spent the day in Ocala Monday. will attend Subjects of interest to rmerly lved n cala and was warant in saying that faith can re-
tie i dress fatwIs at Rheinauer's. x They came in to do some trading and greatly esteemed here. He is now in move mountains, and since seeing the
all postmasters will be discussed and claimants for t
attend to other business matters, and the railway service, running between faith that spends hundreds of thous-
Mms trarah Asnr of Jacksonvill explained. Some of the brightset of- Itated a very a
gnewofakoitwere the guests of Mrs. Pant's sisterofthe brightset of- Citra and High Springs. Mrs. Carter ands of doars in erecting phosphate
rspet ndai in (crls with her father facials from Washington, D. C., will resolution was
M s rada.In e Ocala with her father Mrs. A. Mclver .of this city. facials from Washington, D. C., will leaves a little bab less than a week plants with never a doubt but 'that the
.d %sater. and i now visiting at be there to explain matters. In addi- old. Her death is a particular sad rock will be found, though conceal he apponn
mmold. Her death is a particularly sad rock will be foun, though concealed
lak. I ir I say, do your drinking at Hogan's tion to the program selected for dis- one ,and the whole community is over- many feet below the surface, w are owner ut it
.Place. There you find pure goods. Ho- cussion 'there will be accorded visit- cast with sorrow. She was young. strengthened in our belief in the Bib- A re on
Mr II HInry. one of lAke un, the mail order man. x ing postmasters suitable entertain- e ad g* ing that a rtcm
amiable and gentle. lical story.
Wetr' beat known citizens. spent ment allowing them to meet so- are glad that we have h go ovr the
u4dary in Oaca. the guest of Mr. Mrs. D. L Graham and son, D. L. cially and become acquainted with MISS MIXSON TO GIVE LARGE RE with the faithand bverevise it, i
wad Mrs Ii E Nclver. Jr., of Gainesville, were in Ocala Mon- each other, thereby enabling them to CEPTION hundreds of thousands leave their thy claimant
day on their way to Fort Myers. better transact sieh business as ne- records arh rls
"--- pockets before receiving a dollar in
TRK'rPAtSI NOTICES-11x14 inch- where Mr. Graham has been appoint- oessarily comes up between all post- Miss Mixson has issued invitations return. This is the nerve that evel- orably ihar
pr. for auk at this office. lOc. each, ed agent of the Southern Express masters. If you are not a member of to one hundred and fifty of her iniins ro great indis the nee tatde. (;ieral lm
' a1a doz-n Apply Ocala Banner Company. the association don't let that keep you tbe hr st at a retin o Ocala Jun. ?nd
A*- tf. to her guests at a reception on the We are glad that we possess these
away. Come along and join. We afternoon of Thursday, April the fif- nervy, gritty men. President ivt
r Jam. Horland, one of the big ('apt. John L.. Inglis, of Port Inglis, hope to have a rate of one fare for tee th This reception will be a love- verness a legal holiday
agag growers of Citra and Fort My- .-ockwell and Jacksonville, was a vis- the round trip on all railroads. Drop ly compliment to Miss Mixson's pret- es are being built: cottages, beautiful ways flttnily
rs. was regrstered at the Ocala itor Monday. His friends will regret the treasurer. Pastmaster D. T. Ge- guest, Miss McGuire, of Smitport in appearanceadorningis tm it
tomws Monday nicht. to learn that he has had the misfor- row, a card and tell him you will be Penn. streets: trade is lopingan r lara
.~_____ tune to wrench his ankle and will be there. Let Marion and Citrus coun- irigad, hslte t
I has )e ln established:l a newipaier
Mr G I Manard. who operates a compelled to use crutches, but it is ties he well represented. WORK AT CEMETERY gives te w s chronic lingsan. o li t
GhO. C. (IROM, P. g. Thekcedilorndh
sirperosa farm at Rock Springs, hoped only for a short time. GEO. C. CROM, P.M. eitiz are buoyant a eful ThM ,tmr a:
a- itoSdat nn Ocala with his tam- The Woodar nd l oe S i ,. n Tessilae arnt re
iir.' t.,aLi in Goala with hi am- .,Ir. John W. Dodge of Jacksonville. WEDDING OF AN INVERNESS Company are going to do some con- Floral ('ity .welve miles away. is T ,her., ,I.k
fly one of that city's most prominent COUPLE create work at the cemeteryy. and par- also grow ing, and it likewise has a
young lawyers. being a partner of ties desiring such work will please bank, and the deposits in these banks Kgv. a nor. ,xt
MEN'S FRNISHIiNGS at Rhein- communicate their wants within the steady increasing whi i a rat r
aM r's x Senator D. U. Fletcher. spent Sunday Dr. W. H. Dodge. pastor of the next few days. Postoffice Box 956 o' are steadily csiang which is a
at the Presbyterian manse with his Presbyterian church of this city, was room 29. Holder block. 4-6-tf straw indicating that the winds are Mr Sti.y H
Mr Frwd V~ogl went up to Jackson- pArents. Dr. and Mrs. W. H. Dodge. called on Sunday, shortly after noon, blowing in the right direction. and Okiawaha acs-n,
vtll to bring Mr R. S. Hall's new and his wife and children, who are to perform the marriage ceremony Mrs. Charles Swain of Muncie, Ind.. that "good times" are ahead. (f t. i,telie,,.,s
W!h* stetmaner to Ocala through the guests of Dr. and Mrs. Dodge. uniting the lives of Miss Alva Allen is the guest of her brother. Mr. S. P. We returned via Dunnellon. and no had grass an
,oumtra frum that (-ith and Mr. V. F. Quinn of Inverness. Anthony, and family. Mrs. Swain city can pride itself on a more con- th,. fromt ard
.- READY-TO-WEAR suits in linen it was a runaway match, 'the young formedly lived at Anthony, where she stant and steady growth. It is really walks, Ia, frir
M"- Ihn I'asteir camtei up Mlon lay and silks for ladies at Rheinauer's. x couple arriving in the city Sunday was exceedingly popular, as wer, all reniarkablo. .A brick hotel., a rick ,,,.. ,,.t,
* l.iut t'l orn.- at hianln. for a lrif Miss Miriam Pasteur aftor spend- morning. They went to the home of of the Swain family. She now has baink. a splenil weekly newspaper, a li i .1
*tt tr 0- < hhi*.lren and grandchil- ing Saturday anti Sunday in Ocala Mr. Thomas Sexton, where the mar- three married daughters residing at ('rin toiioins school thihiiin g. s,.v.ral e.- a-toid 1r ii,
*,i,'* hie' with her sister. Mrs. C. S. ('llen, has riage occurred. Mr. Quinn is employ- Sarasota, and she spends every win- h.urchl,.es. andl blocks up %i s91 TII- --n .,as ,~lsa returned to her school duties at Pa- d at the phosphate mine at Inver- ter at that attractive little city. Mrs. stores are some, of the' x itle.nce0s that ai,,ar an. . -
Rhi.,m- TIr a x lanka She came down especially to ness. of which Mr. Sexton is the man- Swain is ow on her way north trom coItn the story of ivs ,h.no* wn,.;- .
-- i--- he with her aunt and cousin. Mrs. ager. Mrs. Quinn is a pretty young Saraota. growth MIt .aI Mir-
Mr- :,1.a. It.alte.'r. aftl4e -Hld- and Miss lanier, who are Mrs. C('ul- girl. and while her marriage was a MIr .ames Hodges. switch engineero r ilhines haoe hutr ofh <|n. 'leer .iO ,l Ohio
|,>g e.i ootihll-s at Tiampa witIh her le ns ,uests. surprise :o her friends sh( was in all at 1h,,. t. e. .arls in this city. had hih. ,s have shut orwn. i ,,r.uen s l s,.:
,,n h. \i. s Moyrs. aind ____ ,rlobal)ilityv warmly welconmed w'',n h Ai. C.: n 1 o sin his c it, had .. ichf c rse, has can seal more or bration Iles 1.-
o , ,,,r. ; h; l ie. t fati ..e
,chief stockholder of the M.lI)owell la" afternoon. i vd at this condition tn
1 I \ i I..'k an l. al l *'. Crate and lumber Conipany. spl'nt ll 'f ts. pp om en Vi-tnporaiv. and when the wav'. in.'.r Ite n,
I A'^ '. .. i.5.; eh;t. OI...Ts ,Su in: Ocla It .a o Mayor .\ B. Kibler and Dr. J. G.. ( in' on to a P)i(P of woodl which turn- i :r_ lv pass.d that the plants will ,,e,rh ,11 .,r,..t,
\ ,, I p ,m n,, ii i t i ,~ ii somni time ago that M Itilliin,.slehv Baskin of i)unnellon. ani Mr. h. B. ,u ml'ldor his foot. and in thlle effort i.opo i withi griair activit hn r whr h.
,,,,..< would mooe his fanilv to Ocala to1 Kibe"r ot li olhe'. were among the to r,'cover his balance he wrenched over. Th..* .<,*..t t..
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reside, and it was hoped tal tht rhu- large number of visitors to our city "'" . Florida certainly has a very bright i.it vin their tar
hlI-f future" andH e'spaeciallY this porti")n of
lie ii1a ddot'? hioret g Imor was not without foundation. Monday D unnellon's wide-awake' The X. Wild est sh ftre. nd specially this portion of
w. tie H. will do all in him t power, The 1. X. L. Wil Wes show it.
Iimayor said that he thinks that all their wo prformancesi n Ocala yesterday
o a it easant fo yu. Ha EMO and WARNERS rust Proof members of the band of thieves that near th fod n This a the a invenss is distant about ihir\- th. rt o. a >i
corsets are two strong lines at Rhein- have infested Dunnellon for some e iv ilag frorn Ocala- Ta ro hvi is 1w.r e illinn
M. T I Priche.-t of (Cand.ler was auer's. X time past are now behind prison bars! sandldy or thigt eroater ntt of the waa. .rMisss leirDe
aamnt it m. 'nitnpe the j unty site One of the state convicts at Silver but that efforts will not cease until menl)Oer, and the performances were w ae te )rip in w litl hed O'la iai ra
Mmida. it, I 'ak ho-wfully of his Springs made a dash for liberty Mon- the last one of them is captured and practically the same as the ones giv- tha two hours. When vve shall hayv. th"n ian ary i
*,04, day morning, and though fired at sev- punished. The citizens of Dunnellon en at that time. Quite a number at- good roads all over the state, a yteing syra.l.'* s.
eral times succeeded in making his are determined that it shall be known tended the show and many were ill indeed be a luxury the say- splin '.itd Hi'.tH
NMr eorw H To .-Ir exi'tol, ro way to the swamps. Ocala was phon- as a peaceable and law-abiding town. pleased with the performance. wi hae "life is fom worth livtu." in ri He
tVr .W tot l.n.r. C'olorado. to r t tthe onnl to n thewill be eliminated from our literature. who ar. d

were quickly put on his tracks. but Mr. W. E. McGahagin of Lake Weir

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J. N. Mathews, W. J
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of areh meeting

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Mkr Co. be allowed
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a Me be4wees sections
L I to waelp 17T. range 23,
| ie see eat to whare it int1
U MoelM Wire Road. Th
i aabe ps b ed by petitioner
was avably reported
S. Proctor and his

r. J I beeth of Altoona
so bearrathe board and state
S eas her fr fte purpose of
US tbe privater under a recent
IO of the board with referee
flms truaMe where the chtize
Wuetd for Smeh purpose., and
W echek for $5N#. and asked
bi amdi the said resolute
nu-m t tihe same with $1
OghrnsAed by said resolution.
gfaite-r Fort was requested
es a'eatd hew said work. and t
S 0buts pa..d authorizing the
I ftof a warrant for $1mn wh
sram for the uwe of the co
Om of the road known as th
i g (brame-- Hamnumwk to Alto

CM- through range 10. to Levy county line. The said second party further cov-
The petition was filed and laid over, enants that it will execute and deliver
to be acted upon at the meeting of the to the said first party a good and suf-

. oar iThe contract with T. E. Bridges &y. ficient bond with at least two sureties
laslon- The contract with T. E. Bridges &
met Co., for the county convicts for the in the sum of five thousand dollars,
est:.' year 1909 is approved and is as fol- conditional for the faithful perfort-
a, and lows: lance of Iu- covenants of this elase.
. r This agreement made and entered In witness whereof, we have here-
ioners. into this the 3rd day of February, A. unto set our hands and affixed our
were D. 1909, by and between the board of seals this the day and year first above
county commissioners of the county written.
at the of Marion, state at Florida, party of By GEO. MACKAY,
d the the first part, and T. E. Bridges Com- as Chairman.
nd the pany, a Florida corporation, party of J. M. MATHEWS,
terfere the second part; M. M. PROCTOR,
to be Witnesseth-That in consideration N. A. FORT,
s "Ma- of the covenants hereinafter contain- W. J. CROSBY,
to be ed, the said first party does hereby County Commissioners of Marion
lease to the said second party, sub- County, Florida.
with ject to the conditions hereinafter Attest: S. T. SISTRUNK,
memis- named, all of the county prisoners, Clerk of the Board of County Corn-
and to both male and female, that are, or missioners of Marion County, Fla.
aesting may be, subject to the control of the T. E. BRIDGES CO.,
ad be- said party of the first part, as pris- Per S. A. RAWLS,
the owners under lawful sentence of im- President Second Party.

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U. M Proctui flled a receipt tor:
0UO depostm't- on fund for the con-
HWltIh' of a road at Oklawaha.
gmiskhoe-r Math-ews filed his
mnr of the" poor farm. which report

Powr Fm Report
To lhe Bhard o( County Commission-
m of Mariko County. Florida:
Oetlre1em I t1ited the county!
pr farm on ohe :ad of April. I find
Op taiies f(oiurleen In number. four
Stead WI ef olorel No deaths
ftag omarrr.lt since our last meet-
Mg Thyl all coatlaue' in their usual i
bhmlth. e |rept Mrs Johnson. She
tltemet** Io grow weaker and more
atplls. and requir's closer and
Wtb amre attemlon. a nurse being
gpmemarv for her day and night. I
gamiee*d that this )loard make an
Sir,, t, swure retina for her at the

Tom *ill ad attached hereto su-
ptite dl-* as ex-uense account.
Co. in Charge.
W. J. May. SUpt. Poor Farm
Skpe'rtatend4ent x salary. $35; wash-'
as altd irmoniat. $r,,. cooking. $14:
Iw re bir.ed help. $2..5:; Helven-,
M & a1't-uer. $11 75. Martin &I
Cars :: ,**, T). inxg & Co.. $7.20;
Oa iN 'malture Co. $4.4'1; Martin
Sde Co $1 7I. Ocala lce & Packing
C. $Z ., (Irala Iron Works. $2.75; J.|
J s,,ihh., $5.'*:, lr .G. Lindner.
$7 *4. Matros Hlids 8$3. .o. Total.
0141 4t' Prod|ucw. told from farm. $5.
'Watl val*wai 1130 44t
I ipe. nuolt inmfi Commissioner
Mo-tbs- v tu.amm Thomas was donated
23 awll Kwhaid Miaon $:; per month.
E I' Iets ap Nwarel before the
bs..sa *h ref4erentce' to cut-over lands
gU r.-qwe-ie.d ithe' reduction in valua-
IIm .4 *-.lS 4oe at rve in townships 1::.
14 am <4 l :. raig,.- :::
Tbw *o r was granted and th,' as-
ome n r"dar*nd from its present as-
su~m~ee*t to $1 2 per acre.
l'e-. E (tlragrer I.wls-Rentz I.and

tIe. a.s autborlaed to 1w reduced
f9m $1 'o K eets i per acre
Oil of Harry IPter for road and
OWd brWd work was ordered paid at
613S for ogeining 4 1-2 miles of road

prisonment at hard labor in said Ma- Attest: E. E. McLIN, Secy.
rion county, Florida, during the year (Seal.)
1909, and until the 4th day of Janu- The state auditor, having finished
ary, A. D. 1910. except twenty of said his work in this county, and having
prisoners to be reserved and selected submitted his report to the governor,
by the said first party in the manner a copy of which was filed with the
hereinafter provided, from the pris- board of county commissioners, the
owners now in hand, and except such said report is as follows:
prisoners as may be necessary to Tallahassee, Fla., March 6, 1909.
maintain said reserve of twenty pris- To the Governor, Tallahassee, Fla.:
Sir-I have the honor to report that
owners, which reserve shall be main- on February 3rd I concluded an ex-
tained in the manner hereinafter pro- amination of the county officials of
vided. Marion county, to-wit: Clerk of the
In consideration whereof the said court, tax collector, sheriff, county su-
Ineconsdprtyicovenantsges perintendent of public instruction,
second party covenants and agrees county judge and county treasurer,
to pay the asid first party quarterly with the following results:
in advance the rent herein provided I find that the clerk had on hand
for, at the rate of twenty-three and or had satisfactorily accounted for all
tax sales certificates with which he
35-100 dollars ($23.35) per capital per is charged.
month, or fractional part thereof, for As county auditor he is keeping ac-
all prisoners received hereunder by counts with all those county officials
the said second party, from the date which should be kept by him.
The tax collector had collected and
of conviction for all prisoners here- promptly turned over 'to the proper
after falling to the said second party officials all public funds that came
under the terms of this agreement, into his hands and the tax rolls for
and upon the date of such quarterly and 197, including license tax-
es, are closed.
settlements the said second party, in The sheriff, county judge and coun-
addition to making such quarterly pay- ty superintendent of public instruc-
ment in advance shall pay the first tion are keeping proper records of
Il- t conduct of their respective of-
party at the same per capital rate per the conduct of theirting promptly to
month, or fractional part thereof, all the county boards and to this office
sums due to that date for prisoners all public monies that pass through
who may have been convicted subse- their hands.
quent to the last quarterly settlement, The county treasurer had properly
charged himself with all county funds
and who fell to the said second party that came into his hands and lih:l on
under the provisions herein contain- hand, showing satisfactory evidences
od. of deposit in bank $3,995.36 February
It is further stipulated and agreed Ist, 1909.
Distrib id as follows
that the prisoners now used and General -:, e fund.......$ 3..2
worked by the said first party on the Road f, .. .. ........ 37.73
public roads of the county of Marion iuildint- .d..... ........ 1026.S5
shall be retained by the said party of Fine and forfeiture. ....... .1741.E5
School sub districts......... 1741.77
; he first part for such work, and that School...... ..... ...... 119.14
as to the other prisoners to be deliv-
ered to the said second party under $3995.36
this agreement, he parties hereto All of which is respectfully submit-
this agreement, the parties hereto W B SADLER
ted. W. B. SADLER,
shall nmak- liivision in the following Assistant tate Auditor.
mani-i : Th first party,, or its rep- Upon motion it was ordered that
resentatives, shall select one prison- the board recommend to the comp.
er, and the second party or its repre- troller requesting him to allow the
sentatives shall select one prisoner, clerk to redeem t.ae north half of
'the said first party selecting only a southwest quarter of southeast quar-
sufficient number to maintain said re- ter and south half of southwest quar-
servation of twenty, and all prisoners ter of southeast quarter and north
in excess of this number shall go to half of north half of northwest quar-
the said second party. ter of southeast quarter and south
It is further stipulated and agreed three-fourths of northwest quarter of
between 'the parties hereto that the southeast quarter of section 32, town-
said first party shall maintain its said ship 14, range 22, upon payment ot
reservation of tw*uty priosners by the face of the certificate and omitted
receiving in order from time to time, years's taxes, without interest.
governed by the date of conviction, A petition was filed by citizens of
such of said ocunty prisoners as may Stanton requesting the board of coun-
he necessary to at all times during ty commissioners to permit Mr. John
the said year 1909 maintain said re- Pasteur to change the new road com-
serve of twenty prisoners, but said mencing at a point 100 feet from the
reservation of twenty prisoners as corner and running south to the street
herein provided fcr shall not give the on the Stark Ferry road, which is
said first party the right to take from about eighteen steps from said road,
the said second party, during the term at a place 100 feet from the corner.
lof this lease any convicts which, have Said petition stated that the change
been delivered to the said second par- would be made and the road put in
ty. good condition with no expense to
The said second party further stip- the county. The petition was tiled
ulates and agrees to take and pay for and laid over until the meeting of the
'the prisoners delivered to S. A. board in May, to be acted upon.
Rawls Company. and held by sai. Upon motion it was ordered that
company since the 7th day of Janu- the petition asking the board to grant
ary. 1909. at the rate of twenty-tnree a public road beginning at the cor-
and :35-100 dollars ($23.35) per month porate limits of the town of Dunnel-
or part thereof, from said day up to Ion and running west to the Inglis-
and including the 3rd day of Febru-IDunnellon public road on the county
ary. 1909. and to receive under this line dividing Marion and Levy coun-
agreement the prisoners now in jail ties, the distance being about 4 1-2
as of February 3rd, 1909. miles, be granted.
The said second party stipulates Bonds to carry firearms were filed,
and agrees that the escape of any approved and licenses ordered issued
prisoner delivered to it hereunder to the following: Gus A. Waters, S.
shall not relieve it of liability for pay- M. Gibbs, Geo. W. Waters, W. W.
ment, at the rate herein provided, for, Waldron, D. K. Tillis, T. H. Mixson,
the full term of the sentence of any G. W. Buttress, E. J. Decker. E. E.

d btilIMtaG two bridges on Dunnel- such convict who does so escape, and
ti Ilali. read it is understood that agrees to pay at the rate herein pro-
The p'Nweat of tbhi bill shall be no vided for any such convict who does
p~irmd4eI fot the. paymennt of like bills so escape. for the full term of the
t lbth future sentence of such convict, even though s
Thl. 'l-vrk mai au'horitedl to place the term of sentence of such convict
Nm t.*eI for ,me' protectogra|ph ma- r'n into the year 1910. beyond the
V6100 evw'ilu $.:I, said 4th day of January. 1910. t
I ep> meoieou it wars recommended The said second party further stip- 1
by tib ieard that .%aiow 's exemption iulates and agrees that the convicts
be alkom.i Mrs 1. I. Perry and Mrs. delivered to it hereunder shall not

Williams, John Townsend, John S.
Baxter and R. H. Taylor.
Notary bond of T. T. Munroe, with
Z. C. Chambliss and W. T. Gary as
sureties, was approved.
Pension claims of Mrs. Sarah E.
Perkins and Mrs. Harriet A. Rush,
being in proper form, were approved
by the board.
The board then adjourned until
Wednesday morning at eight n'clock.

Have vou thought of it?

expenditures for the month

of March.

1909. I have completed the fill of the
causeway on 'the west side of Mar-
shall Swamp, and have made same
hard with the best material that I
could find over there to build a hard
road with. I have made hard the
causeway on the east side of the
swamp at the river: also widened
roa( bed and built hard road across
the pond-like place this side of the
swamp, about a quarter of a mile out.
My expenditures for the last month
have been eight hundred and twenty-
tive dollars and fourteen cents
($825.14. I think two hundred and
twenty-five dollars will meet pay roll
for April. Respectfully,
The petition from the citizens of
Belleview, requesting the board to
have obstructions removed from the
Belleview-Lake Weir road and to
,place the same in good traveling con-
dition was referred to Commissioner
Proctor, with power to act.
Resolutions adopted on yesterday
with reference to the reduction of the
E. P. Rentz Lumber Company lands
which had been cut over .wa ,,ii.n

C. L. Bittinger appeared before the
board and requested that representa-
tives of the board be appointed to
meet with the State Good Roads Asso-
ciation to m?et in Palatka, Putnam
county, Florida, on April 27.
Commissioners Mathews and Fort
were named as such representatives.
It was further ordered that $2 be paid
as a membership fee in said associa-
A petition asking the board to grant
to Mary Williams her exemptions was
referred to Commissioner Proctor. as
also was the matter of compensation
for right" (,f way through her lands.
It w.,s upon motion ordered that
$10 be added to the clerk's salary for
extra services done.
Bill of Florida Fruit and Truck
(Cont inue on Page Elevein.)

When a roos~er finds a big fat
worm he calls all the hens in the
farm yard 'to come and share it. A
similar trait of human nature is to be
observed when a man discovers
scmethingr e rontionalili v ., i.

Why it's too late

for you to have your garments made for Easter,

hence you will have to get them ready-made.

We are showing a nice line of skirts. Shirt

Waists, Collars, Belts, Ties, Umbrellas, Hats and

Muslin Underwear,

Ladies' Shirt Waists
In this line we want to call your
particular attention to the workman-
sh.ip, which is first class in every de-
tail. All waists have the very latest
styles of sleeves.
Our specialty in waists are Lingerie
and Lawns, trimmed with lace andI
embroideries. at ...... 49c. and 98c.
We have a good one that is tucked
all over with 1-4-inch tucks and has a
lace band in front. Our price is
only...... ... ...... .... .... $1.24
Our line of waists at $1.49 to $2.98
are certainly beauties and you should
not fail to see them, as -they cannot
be beat.



Collars, Belts,



In these lines we can suit the most
fastidious., s our buyeOr was very
careful in his selection of these
goods. One has to see this line in
order to appreciate the same. We
haven't the space to describe our
belts and collars, but we will say that
in fancy umbrellas we can save you
money. We can sell you a silk um-
brella, made up to now. for $1.98, and
others for less. and as low down
as . .. . . . . .. . .. . 49c.


This line is one of f''ir far
While we haven't the. larg'-*' In '
e town, it is the bt-st as ,)rt,., an, i ..
styles and value-s cannot I' t,- *
Panama Skirt.-. Black. lr,, r. a..,
Blue. trimmnel with .atine. Halt A- I I
made. Our price- o nly 2 18
Black All-Wool\ Vnil.- Skit' 'r
ined with Taiff.tra Silk lis t '
only...... .$ .8
Black All-Wo\ ol (i'hliffi: fri r
trimmed l ve ry ni Bands. for (only I6 I

Muslin Underwear
This lne s alw,. s i n i *
important OIle' with ii- Thn- -. ,-,-
not being an exce. i or Id T t,.
you sonm nice ihing in -;i ;.' *l
styles and qualiti-s ,ar- .\1 A li
orly tell you of the r *. ,* -:
the items in this lin-.
Skirts from 49c. to $2.98
Chemise from. 49c. to $1 9

Gowns from. .
Drawers from
Corset C(overs from.

49c. to $1 M
2-4c to 9c
19c. to 9M

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every purchase, you must be satisfied or no sale.

GIVE US A TRIAL, and you will not have

to be urged again, as we can save some money

for you<


Mr. John W St-ven and ,it- it. '*
grandson ot For! i(1 i>, .4.A*-,"
through Oc()(la Mornta ,n ... ,' 'a"
Crystal River to isit \It I.;:',- r- *,4*
"veils. M r. St*vn, o, (.. sick list anil oi '- d ,t>, n '.. , ,I
city to reetls-wrat I. -.,I ho
big Rentz niill .- E t, ,i '
shal-' for bIlusinfel-, rI ej .. -
is in ship shap.- ih-n M% it 't a'
tention will ie. u,.n,.. i,, .
tion of his r a. ti,, I*, !.,. ,, h.
east and (hic la ,,n t(,. , ', .-
a blnanza. If our a.el*, I,,. *
do what thl \ 'nut in,.t. .
do at a re .--n, In.'.**'' 11 ,, '' ',4
board of traI.-

As nhercu ry will ..trh .
sense of mni-ll anI .,,s ,
range the whole. -, %t.,, v
Ing it through the. iwi. ..
Such articles should .1 .
except on pre'scril>tion. ,, .
ble physician. ax the,- in' ,s
do is ten-fol.i to th.- r. .. .
possibly d'-rive from.,, h. ,, n i

Is Nearly Herel



Marous Frank, Prop.

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APRIL 9, z199.


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Baking Powder


Yb. the Mtbiscult, cake, hot-breads, crusts or
Nq S required Royalis indispensable.
Royal is equally valuable in the preparation of plain,
iumn, y-d4ayfoods, for a1 occasions.

Ro M ithe only Baking Powder

Local and Personal
1W Aliunne-r masi a Saturday Lake

Ur Henry Igrock' of Invcrnfes U~as
* e ?h' tti lv atturday on botinems.

O- u'am I-

The friends of Mr. William Kno-
block of Martin will be glad to learn
thaI be is slowly recovering.

Mr. L. J. Brumby of the Florida
Fruit and Truck Grower, who has just
returned from St. Augustine. went
immediately -to Tallahassee, where
he will probably remain during the
,-,ssion of tlh1 h gislature.

All of Florida' tstatesmne*n are now
a-ln tard TMr. Jack McCulty of Berlin and
*'atelimt toward% Tallahaspwe. I
flis nephew. Master Jack McCully,
Mr Gibltw McRae has as her guest left Friday for Tallahassee. The lat-
wr amoth-r Mrs Cochran, of Thomas- ter is a cmd-date for page. and his
VlUk- Ga Marion county friends hope that he
,will win out in his campaign.
S It *-.*de or fever? Planrs Chill -
T r to gmsteld to cure. 26c. x Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Camp and
Mr. and Mrs. Jack Camp expectt to
Mr J A Murrell. the Orange Lake I leave on the seventeenth of this

.-g,,abhk- asid orange. buyer, was an
kbala itItaI.W saturday

Mr Jacak illianis. who has recent-
I% pure-t*4.l- th-* Jawues A. Harris
Pe r0dw r at ('itra. was among our
Onusrdav arrivals

.r .1 N4#l reprelmetnted the Low-
vl ii.gWthnfoodl In Ocala on Satur-
ay re It a well known trucker

-ad has had a very successful season.
DONT iM MK' But If you do. see places
90SmB. md met the bert tha: money weeks
Sbr itt' a good drink., we have

Mr T l. rtd4gea sent yesterday
sl perr. and will reach Ocala tonight
to* ae-0d 4.ad at home with bis

wme ILaura .Nrwaad has returned
binw fron, Jasc viile. where she
.ti.,,id a s .rv pleasant visit with
Mr, <"'hart. K Taylor, fornwrly of
lr v t ipham. the' Christian En-
4.>* <..r..vr was a visitor Priday.
"t0, r ,b- ..r |i'ai?, es he, transacte.l
%Sa tii- *..* tilfTnI .t in thei ltannor's

month for
York City.
for several

a pleasure ,trip
They expect to

To New
be away

LISTEN! When you are at home
send us your orders. When in town
make his place headquarters. Hogan's
Place, the whiskey man. I
Mrs. G. A. Carmichael and her little
great grand laughter, Janet Culver-
hn laft Saturdp a afternoon for

Springs. Alabama, and other
in that state to spend several
with relatives.

Mr. S .A. Davis of Martel, who is
employed by the Martel Lumber
Company, was a visitor to Ocala on
Saturday. He was greatly elated over
the fact that a fine son arrived at his
home on Friday.

Mrs. Thomas McLean of Conant.
who has been spending several days
with Ocala friends, was a very pleas-
ant caller at our office on Saurday
morning,. and renewed her subscrip-
tion to the Ocala Banner.

The Woman's Foreign Missionary
Society of the Methodizt church held

., ,.'. ,, .. their regular monthly meeting Friday
afternoon at the e chit.. Mrs. T. .I.
qay g~sod pevpjp. wlwn ou .get hur-- Nixon, the netiw president, resideded,
gy gno to Hogan's plav.-. He keeps an t, attenan;. wa- unusPnllv
od thing to o-..t and drink. (.. D ,l lie t thisn mootin.
it thme an x
I ;' ,M '. of < ;i);4s l,.a:din 1 Mr andl Mrs. (C .L. Pit inzg .r. Mr.
S.s,.- 1,'., :, ": 'hi. ,* >.'-*,.ral Frank Harris. Mrs. Charles l.loyd.
, -. -,, .t; "' ta 1 tii ant ('(icol M'rs. Harvey Clirk and Mr. and Mrs
., ,. ,, ,*,:.* i. ',nr, t1 4 hi> II. R CarroU all ('ca )t hom e Fri'lay
I, .';.! \' I Ne'-'.N trimt Saii:t AuZustinle. wVlere tl, y ;-
-* p r ?h.< th-e "i1a ie of the Pre'-< '\s-

S, . t .. .i .

,j. I'. 'i' i al

) '~a ~j
a a, 'a'a'', ~
aa aa

'a \' I :- I I ,. V N'a

. . .. ''II "a

~~'a a a~SAW FA5 ti'l1'k
bqi ~ ''sV'where

nmeal. drcp
)nu'll find
the bill of

a -'SI e Sao AUIOII .Qat urday
"'t 'C'well ". u.'ap cvolm&Di(%tl Ib
gistat~~t~'s Masf, Helen Jones.
ttd o w ill tbe&WSW'for several



P EIUNA rarely fall to brem s fto
appetite. Immedlataly Upey-
ning the u-t of PI.runa pe.MS be
toeat and iIiget. Thbis te sI be Iel
testiniony. coming from all pe IOft
civilized world.
Catarrh ia a very fr g"n $ e
loss of appetite amit dsaterbed 4t
The benetle'al influ-ne* of 1Pus4 0
catarrh completely reeolees ee p
tite in such caes.
To prod the digeOUTOv Oegi W
medicine that are m r4Oy .NmIMM i
a poor way to remedy seek m a.



very generous in sending us a crate I ,,,1 1LI"'tieU'rC 1o tile tcl are N.. doctors, writes:
of cabbage and seven dozen eggs. Snitzler, M. S. Carnahan, E. L. Staf- "I suffered with a torpid liver and
One patient immediately asked, very ford, H. H. Rast, Charles Gates, Jno. stomach trouble, which made my comrn-
pathetically, if he couldn't have two L. Carney, A. A. Gates, D. W. Davis, plexion very sallow, and I felt misera-
eJacob Bradford, Capt. George Russell, ble and tired all the time.
eggs for breakfast, as we had so, rte, FW "An aunt wrote me that she was tak-
many. Johann Carstens, R. L. Fosnot, F. W.ing Peruna with such good results that
Our patients enjoy the verandas in Hall, J. G. Lege and Frank Lytle. she advised me to try it, and I finally
this nice weather, and with Miss bought a bottle, although I disliked to
Fisher's music and the tennis players AGATHERIDAN SOCIETY take patent medicines.
on the court in front, we are kept ----However, I found Peruna very agree-
entertained. ad feel that there The following program was render- able to take, and effective, as I felt bet-
lots in the world besides sickness ed on Friday afternoon by the Aga- ter in a week. I took only five bottles
think ofe wo beses kness to theirdan Society of the Ocala High in all and I found that was all I needed.
ink o. School: "I am most grateful to you for what
Mr. E. C. Smith was good to us Piano solo, "Dance of the Stars"- your medicine has done for ime."
again and loaned us a machine for s Dance of te Stars- Dystery Entirely Relieved.
over a month. Hope Robinson. Mr. W. N. Casey, Leamington, Ill.,
Our colored nurse will return in a Essay, "Women's Colleges and writes:
few days from a vacation spent at Their Student Life"-Mabel Beck. '"In two weeks after beginning your
DePuniak Springs. Fla. Recitation-Annie Laurie Perry. eatment I was well. I used nine bot
SUPERINTENDENT. Essay, "Our Early Landscape Paint - --
ings"-Alice Polly. WE'VE HAD "OURS," THANKS
Mr. Asher Frank of the Marion Oration, "William Taft"-Herbert
Realty Company is making a distinc- Martin. We note that the St. Petersburg
live success as a real estate agent. Essay. "Manila, the Capital of the Times is now running a piano con-
He is having a colony visitation from Philippines"-Guy Geiger. test. and the outcome of the contest
Ohio and Connecticut, and thinks that Essay, "Tuberculosis"-Robert Fer- within a contest is becoming quite
it will result in great good to the guson. interesting to 'the firms issuing vol-
county generally, and to his agency Declamation-Curtis Crom. ing coupons. It seems that onet of
especially. He has also pulled off a Essay. "Famous American Shrines" the hustling real (state men got into
sale that lie has been engineering for -Belle Hodge. the game at a late hotr and without
several days past. He has sold to Piano solo, "A la ilie.n-Almee"---Sa- the consent of the' other firms inter-
Mr. W. D. I.awon of Standard the old ra Davis.! Istel. Noow, as hi' has in prospect a
Frank Dillaborry place ,in the neigh- Debate: "Resolved. That the Philip- deal. the. coupons front which would
borhoodl of Mr. Samuel R. Pvles. Mr. pines Should !be Given I'p by the land th1 r,.eipients of the. voles iiglt
Frank is going to stinmulate an inter- I nit(ed States." Affirmative. Ge'orge in the idt of a sire, .victory. the
est in Marion county ral estate. MacKay. Manmie Counts; negative. othr conci(-e,ns hlvt. oentereod a pro-
K '1ep y our tye wll on hini if you IIlarry Weston, Clara Johnson.. Tb' Tinrs n. in si.ing ill
wa;;I to s t.*' how sliuc-css will award Papter-Carlisle lzlar. the sit nation. -ay':s
nwrit and, activity. The judges. Adelet Pitini er. Ellen ..i"We, uSS .. e al',l, a -or: ( ia ;i n
Clarkson and Garvy B,'ck. alecided in as ,of ,lr. _lf * an.vway w.
The. I'iinsacola News of Wednesday favor of the negative. are nol going to get ,ixed ip anyl
\( iling. March ;81;.. was gotten outi Afra*r the( reports of the critics,I 1o" .tld are goilg o do just a hat
hy th (i:Y." Tl 'ere were thirty-two p ~egs. I.e' ,e ..- ,r the' how e. l s inre l- ,u .t. i ...................
'a.. .. ill enLI= 't.a.a' I- a l

;:id iT \as certainly a most creditable-
l Iablication. There was an1 lnitei I
l>;,.iughters of the Confederacy sec '(ii. .
i s-(;ionl p'rtaininig to p'ro-e' s:,\

jout' rn,.l ;, 1 .,,., A april ;!th. 1 '.i .


PI'tavlioIla. al0lo'llr da'ot cal to I i -
hI:2i school grlstili anotllar to tatl- XlC. (F.. sitIInII)IS. '',hO IS 8I (ar-
ald 1ircd~its. 1t) IDante lashkiou a (hill I .'llitain'iaat(it' 1'h-o aa('oiljcea (I,

:,Y! I' N :. -Ic i'aa'' a' a a

I a.,n'::.ha- of Xvbnamn Ww.tsv-T I'a r- I:11 taa I! dh wj !' rItI 1n

Ill F 't H e ; -. ' p . j.i I',' 4, i(', al 'e ', .Ii ::t ( .: l ;'''' ,t V 'a ^ :a |,..n < eletra;tion :i 8' 'S ilLN'i n.. anid thlir:: w-e ni o I I he following: .Indo who ei :j,,,.d iniinlnselyav rho lowly
i**n. >td immensely ihe irer, ral nmrrvy 'E. tlegzs of Orlando (at lne I iT;ae !,si( r" nierel by the orchestra. who
making a prominent candidate for governor. are ca qaiinly a talent.d1 set of nmusi-|
--- and came very near receiving the cians.
i Mrs C FE Abson and children, af- nominations : Mr. J C. Davant. son of :,Drin,, ,rh .... ...n.... -.A._

ter a brief visit with Mrs. R. A. Bur-
ford. left Friday afternoon for their
home at New Rochelle. New York.
Prior to coming to Ocala they spent
most of the winter at Lakeland with
Mrs Abson's father and sisters.

The news from the bedside of Mrs.
J. E. Chace Is daily more and more

General Davant of Brooksville; Mr.
Geo. W. Dayton of Dade City. besides
being a lawyer is the senator, and
has 'the honor of representing Pasco,
Hernando and Citrus counties in that
august tribunal: Mr. F. B. Coogler, a
prominent young attorney of Brooks-
ville. They were all before Judge
ulleek la .iTl O tO.

l: ;llv n 11w vr llr. a' ttllllh 1 ( 1o t -er
games were enjoyed and later lovely
refreshments were served.

Mrs. J. M. Eagleton and Miss Mar-
garet E. Eagleton, who have for some
years been making their residence in
Ocala. have gone to Pottstown,
Pa., where they will in the future re-
side. They have many warm friends




Col. John Trice, president of thel
Citizens" Bank of Tampa. Mr. W. B.
Gray. president of the Mutual Realty
Company. also of the C(arney Invest-
ment Company and Mr. Frank Bent-
ley of the Bentley Dry Goods Com-
pany. visited Lake Weir during their
past week, having made the trip in
an automobile. These gentlemen are
stockholders in the Carney Invest-
ment Company's properties, and were
wxnprAfn11v vnA..mAe w.ith . ---


We admitted ten patients during Unprecedented activity characteriz-
,March .discharged twelve, have five es the population around Lake Weir.
under treatment, and had two deaths. All sides of the lake have been
Both deaths were negioes. The manI brought into delightful acquaintance
and fellowship during the winter sea-
who was shot t Silver Springs and a son just closing by numerous highly
poor negro from Dunnellon was i enjoyable social functions, and this
dumped on us, dying. He breathed association has been cemented by the
his last night after two days of suf- organization of the Lake Weir Yacht
fearing and no sleep. Club. During a largely attended dance
This month has been a month of recently held at The Oaks, on the
flowers for us all ,for we have had standing invitation of Mr. and Mrs.
so many lovely flowers given us. Pa- Goodwin to "ocme and use the porches
tients and nurses have all certainly and the bungalow whenever you feel
enjoyed them. like shaking a foot," a number of the
Those who donated flowers were owners of launches organized the
Mrs. H. C. Jones,. Miss Mamie Fant. Lake Weir Yacht Club, with the fol-
and pansies several times from Mrs. lowing declaration of objects in its
John L. Edwards. constitution:
Several Sunday afternoon a bunch "To unite owners of launches on
of pretty little girls from the Ocala Lake Weir in closer social affiliation;
of pretty little girls from the Ocala o hold launch parties, water cari-
I Junior League visited us, loaded down vals, races, and picnics, and other so-
with lovely flowers. We enjoyed cial functions; and to protect and pro-
their bright, happy young faces just mote fishing in ake Weir."
as much as we did the flowers. They There are more than a score of
were like sunbeams to the sick and launches now on the lake and a half
suffering, and we hope they will come dozen more will be put in the water
again, even if they have no flowers to Ibefore the next winter season.
bring. Officers for the ensuing year were
\ e had buttermilk donated by Mrs. thus chosen: Commodore, W. R. Good-
ISmoak, Mrs. Pyles, Mrs. Brinson and win. Eastlake and Chicago; vice com-
IT ,:. Hi.,-a'ath':. da.-iry. Timodore. Dr. H. W. Henry, Jr., Okla-
S.r. Athe drown very thoughtfully w:Nha; secretary, David S. Woodrow,
s,. us somA e rwnice magazines. Ocala and Eastlake; treasurer, Z. C.
sent us some nice magazines. Chambliss, Ocala; executive commit-
Mr. Durisoe. our Good Samaritan, Chambliss, Ocala; executive commit-
always remembers us, and we hadI tee, W. R. Goodwin, David S. Wood-
fruit, vegetables and syrup from him, I row, \1. H. Henry, Jr.; W. H. Bickley,
and Mrs. Long sent us flowers by him, W.eirsdale and Asbury Park, N. J.; C.
which were also greatly enjoyed. W. Willard, South Lake Weir and
r arl from rdman, and Westerly R. I.; L. R. Chazal, Ocala
1rs Mr(cCarley from Boardman, and l
Miss Marie Hodge each brought usand Eastlake; John Meffert, Ocala;
lettuce. A. A. Bartlett, Weirsdale, and A. J.
Mr. Sanford of Sumterville was Iavengood, Stanton.


Plant Wuis Stub

Grden 6 Fam
Thirty years ia km.ma.*m
a steady ui ura tame emy
year-uatil we have ldasy a
of the larget bu-ms-m ,da
in this eouOtry- U IAe imw of
evidence a to

of Wood's See&

We are hea~ueirtem e
Grass and Clover See&.
Seed Potatoes, Seed
Cow Peas, SojaI 0 =
all Farm Seed&
Wood's 0Deoe Cr4iAl
the most u 'ful and valimhbe na
(iarden and! I-arn M w. (eat o k
mailed free on requet.

T. W. WOOi & SiS,
Seedamen.. -I iewmnd Va.


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nion County v;. l-a *itwa~r 10. 17
andII~ is. e.anti fo- r veurvoelt
For turtthr ;apertiid;1.ir el'lrvp,


AMiOmT laeUHAI mm

Removed Catarrh, Restered AppetRe.
SMr.'Joseph H. Conlan, 487 7th Ave., Brooklyn, N. Y., wriN s:
/ "I suffered from catarrh which completely destroyed my appeOtb 0 1
weakened my entire system.
S"I am now cured and cheerful in spirits, all through the ag*ecy of Peom
na, which has cured me effectually and restored my appertatv.
$ "My only regret is that I did not use Peruna sooner sad I would bew
avoided all my previous suffering and misery."
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a ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ iv a ~,; : n~ aftt#-r a n iha t~ t'

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"Ian now cowd wd d.Aw'
fAl in 5s0trits. adutheowghat
&Keney of lerwea, wkts Am
curedmewet-litaa~lli od rvsbuvd
m) a)Yetltl.
"My only rtgrota.t m IAI /Ad
not we~ Piruna sgv ind I
swuldAai'e avesArdaimyp F,
viou~s wferini' 4aJ vv ry.* I


Torpid Liver, Stomach Trouble.
Mr. James O'Byrne, 626 Madison St.,
Topeka, Kas., conductor Sante Fe Rail-
way and member Order of Railway Con-

ties of Peruna. My e~ae w was m
trouble or dyM.nlery.
"I also tried Permna for a '**b, -p
cording todirertions.and It *ardwd"
cough syrup I ever nsbed.
"I wish every one aleh ed woMld
Peruna a trial."
Pe-n&u a a a eTO
Capt. R. R. nmini. aireesho rrawe.4
"After using mi-wvral ltStlW a Pf
na I can recommend it so*n nof the boo
catarrh medicine ,m tlhe market. Aee
tonic it has no equal.
"Peruna is all that I* elsamed t r
Catarrt ef # gimmg
Mr. Henry Newly, PFirsl IAelmea
Co. "F." Wth k flment. *i. V. I., So
623, Trenton, Mo.. wrilm;*I "Is sagn
for years with eatarri of tlwhe *.um
Seeing an adveortriesmel of Peras, |
bought a hottleamndeverv dew mn
feel better. Even bt.utle
oured luc."


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---'- aaaa s ar ai a

t. Augustine's Big Celebration

I e Edors and Ponce de Leon Same Time-A Magnificent Gathering and Festal Occasion-Brief Men-
tkm d the Beautiful Festivities-Five Hundred People and a Regiment of Soldiers Participate.


I W NsesA o f the Florida, singer offered the following resolution,
was w Aled to order which was unanimously adopted:
8IJerw Ta-ter by President "Resolved, That a committee of
-t -0@02 of the Lakeland three be appointed to draft and ad-

.ft Manrk 3. at 10 a. m.
Ow diaie guMdance over the
Sthe meeting was of-
bI Bev. J. C. Stout, D. D., pas-
ed the Pvbyterian Memorial

%a waS calWed by Secretary T.
L Ist-u4 tf thie Florida Index,
i (t i. s a qoru m was found

Ig eartisls of the city were ex-
lM by Um o. ~ee Masters. may-
t Gf o AW ISl. ad they were ac-
in the aim kind spirit as ten-
o. by Preseet Hetherington.
w es n ihtsee on membership
Sthe t lowing report:
-'t. AgIwtew. March 30. 1909.
S t p FwrM Press Association:
S "W'r esmtter on membership,
f* 01- w rf erred the application
S1 e. H NeweU. Lake Region. Eus-
i;t R J. eimy. tSe Herald. Sanford;
8 A Atl nes. News. Monticello: A.
Wuines. Tbume. Fort Pierce; G.
SL sgems. Jemal. IDytona. and B.
@fW". Idi lp delt. St. Petersburg;
3. T Maitm. Journalist. Jackson-

*teVd them properly endorsed, and
h --sum d that they be elected to

"M'e sain recommends that Mr. 0. B.
I k& at 4dM newspaper man of St.
Aggmts.< be elected an honorary

"Conmitniee "
A 1#** ,, from <(;vernor Gilchrist
w4s roed r.gretting the impossibility
Sli. attevidlag the meeting and ad-
drelwa the hlod). Along with the
anumks-atsom appeared a copy of
* tetr writtwren to th- Bar Associa-
im. asktag twi)1 in noleded reforms.
MA requeting the help also of the
Atesi Ao lattokm These were re-

dress a letter to both branches of the
legislature, urging them to advertise
Florida; and also a letter to all boards
of trade, urging them to pass resolu-
tions requesting the legislature to
make an appropriation to advertise
Florida for two years; and that the
secretary of this association send a
proper letter to every publication in
Inis state urging them to press this
matter of advertising the state con-
stantly and vigorously."
President Hetherington appointed
the following committee under this
resolution: C. L. Bittinger, Wm. T.
Blaine and T. J. Appleyard.
Telegrams were read from E. G.
Routzahn, thanking the press of the
state for assistance rendered in the
tuberculosis campaign, and from Hon.
B. P. Dillon, superintendent of the
Western Union Telegraph Co., ex-
tending the courtesy of free service
to the members of that body.
In the evening the commodious Jef-
ferson Theater was filled with an en-
thusiastic and representative audi-
ence gathered for a delightful enter-
tainment arranged In honor of the
Florida State Press Association, there
in session.
The Welcome
The decorations were in the Span-
ish colors, and were artistic and uni-
que, a fringe of orange and crimson
bordering the footlights and the pros-
cenium arch, as well as the gallery.
The boxes were draped in the same
artistic and effective way, and prom-
inent features were star-shaped af-
fairs having as a center the coat of
arms that is so familiar a thing to
Floridians and those who visit Flor
The chairman of the evening was
Mr. Meserve. who aoly enacted the
The invocation was made by Rev.
**_ T-_n"- T I d vv!- vi-dt-i^ -r n T iT -i

to the COmi.. iz on resolu-i L z-.l Iames. Hendry-, Itrector oi i n-
Sto the ,tmittee on resolu- church, and was most impressive.
(chairman Meserve then introduced
The merw-tary"a report was present-
show s pt since last ses- r. Eugene Masters. St. Augustine's
d. wlrlprotressisine last ses-e mayor. Mr. Masters
progressive mayor. Mr. Masters

GO of $41. aad expenses. $49.10. Re-i
w to Idanaae tnmhittee.
TV*Warer J W White reported the,
ai f *$1. 2t Oan banl. certified to by
Ot 'tarsmet National Bank of Jack-
....*e Referred to finance commit-

ar I' Perrcy P Vyle and Harry
M. Urmbas of Jacksonville addressed
O aselmikt from the standpoint of
So a-a. aurtag a combination of
Ow PtrrMs newspapers at a fixed
irge theed on actual circulation.
M rene J W White and Wm. T.
Mate ompon-sd the method, both ably
t4Iuing their poostion against com-
Matonem oitf an.it ort.
Mr I 1. Hittnger was inclined to
Ibk that r-e-at good would be ae-
esmplidhl as a result of the discus-

OI motIto of Mr. White. a vote of
tlaka was extended Messrs. Vyle and
a b..i fis r n.r I ir visit and talLs- to

made an excellent impression by his
brief and cordial welcome to the vis-
iting editors and other guests of the
city. His presence and manner of
speaking were both distinctive.
The response was made by Mr. M.
F. Hetherington of Lakeland, presi-
dent of the Florida State Press Asso-
ciation. Mr. Hetherington wittily an-
nounced that he was no speaker, and
said that editors as a rule are men of
thought and action, not of speech.
He had prepared a very excellent lit-
tle talk that belied his first assertion.
He said that when he was a boy he
made up his mind to see three things
when he grew up-the Mississippi
river, a mountain and St. Augustine.
He told of the realization of the first
two, and his disappointment that they
were not nearly as grand as he had
pictured them. Then he 'told of
the last. and said how much be-

-,- .......a...o. yond his expectations it had prov-
A dussion on otoce en This tribute to the Ancient City
Prtin business T was opened by M was roundly applauded by the visit-
lratinc Rustlnes'" was opened by Mr.
I. itttinwer of the Ocala Star. Mr. ors
RItif ti Saot r-ad extracts frmn the report of program followed.
Thu.d Aita-nit Postmaster (;,neral I The annual poem written by Mr. W.
A E. Pabor. (of the Florida Times-Un-
1r-id letheriigon called on tone. poet laureate of 'the National
rEditorial Association, was a gem of
S-wvr-ar lople'.vard to represent the
posatt.i Mr' Ap;.'l.vard read thet thought and language and was beau-
k,-,r. o. Mr ('has. H. Walton of the tifully read by Mr. 0. B. Smith of St.
f %r Cs H. W n of t Augustine.
t il at. and others. and Augusti n. Frank Clark
reatmni*. that if the gmovrnment would Hon. Frank Clark
rtr. uI' to itself he various N.r Frank Clark. who represents
am-nr'T. at free matter sOnl out by inis district in congress, was intro-
So,. w!o-'.offede departinitt, that branch 'l' ai ry MIr. Mserve itn a few well
of th LDtornlient wUuldl show up as chosen words. and the popular gentcle-
tw-i -,.**t -sustaining nan stsopped,,l forward amid most en-
1l, t,!pe i,,'n. and exhibited several ad- eloqu.n!t nor graceftu speaker in the
,.rerth n'-s. sent out ly the govern- .staie. andi his speech before the Edi-
r, !.- lnr;ing business. 'orial Association, though short, was
S nrrnng debate the-n ensued be- : Vry spllt-ndli, one. He touched on
*.v. M.-,-rs F F. Harris. Bittinger. ;;olilical questions. and among other
Wh'bt. andl others things spoke of the state, the county
X- \\ hi't moved :hat the whole and the city. and said that each ought
t ..",t, referred to the committeeIto be as careful of its honor as the
i, ,. . Th.- re.silent appointed the follow- spiri"te,ness of several well known
.Tc ,-oinmittee on resolutions: A. K. Inon. how they regarded their state's
\ i-ion Tribune. Fort Pierce; J. W. financial honor as highly as their
Wathvl Praernal Record. Jackson- own. He mentioned Governor Drew
tall, W R. Harris, Valley-Gazette. of Florida. and General Toomhs of
Kt-iininsm<. 1.. J. Brumby. Farmer Georgia.
and Fruit Grower. Ocala; C. L. Bit- He said how glad he always was to
tiwmer Star .mala ln.d an mntinn M,. visit Saint Augustine. That it

tine board of trade and Business
Men's League tendered the members
of the Folrida Press Association a
very delightful courtesy in the guise
of an elegant banquet in the lovely
dining room of the Alcazar hotel. Be-
sides the members ot the press, their
families and friends, the mayor of
the city, chairman of the board of
trade, chairman of the Business
Men's League and other prominent of-
ficials were present. At one end of
the long banquet table Mayor Mas-
ters presided, and at the other Mr.
Geo. S. Meserve. To the right of
Mayor Masters sat the genial toast-
master of the occasion, Hon. A. M.
Taylor, and 'to the left, Mr. Harry L.
Brown, editor of the Record and the
association's splendid host at this an-
nual session. After a few bright re-
marks and words of welcome, Mayor
Masters, Chairman Taylor, Mr. Me-
serve and others, a tempting menu
was served and the toasts began.
Mr. Taylor was presented as toast-
master, and an ideal one he made.
Nothing could express it so well as
saying his witticisms were "great."
He could not be excelled in this par-
ticular at least. The bouquets
thrown about by the graceful mayor,
the genial toast-master and others,
mixed with plenty of good repartee
caught the enthusiasm of the crowd
and brought down roars of laughter
and applause at the various jokes got-
ten off on members of the press and
others present. The response to
toasts in every instance was in the
happiest of veins and the most felici-
tous expressions.
The "pen-wielders throuoghly en-
joyed every moment of 'the occasion
and it is safe to say that nothing
could equal this delightfully good-na-
tured affair in the general prevalence
of this trait, the speeches made, the
witticisms and bright repartee indulg-
ed in and the jokes cracked. Among
those called upon and responding,
each in his individual manner, was
Willis B. Powell. "The Millionaire
Editor in Captivity," who gave the se-
crets as to his success, and the meth-
ods used in money-making; the presi-
(lent of the next state senate, Editor
Humphries of the Bradentown Her-
ald, who explained what he expected
to do with the seat of honor when he
got it; C. L. Bittinger of Ocala told
of his political "light-extinguishing"
tricks in primary elections, and Frank
Harris of the same town, "Nestor of
the State Press," responded delight-
fully to a toast as the "Methusaleh"
of this organization, while W. Living-
ston Lamed, the "boy prodigy" and
canary bird singer of the Record of-
fice, Success Magazine, and other pe-
riodicals, responded as the youngest
editor present.
T. J. Appleyard, as the new state
printer and secretary of the associa-
tion, told of his triumphs in the politi-
cal arena of Florida, and wouni up
by saying that he was not quite out
of the "running business."
Mr. O. B. Smith of St. Augustine re-
sponded very gracefully to 'the toast
of an "outwardly old but inwardly
young man." and the evening was
concluded by the entire throng sing-
ing "Auld Lang Syne."-Special State
Press Edition, St. Augustine Record.


Responses From Gov. Gilchrist and
Hon. H. M. Flagler-Letters From
President Taft and Ex-Presi-
dent Roosevelt Through

Their Secretaries

SFrom the Special State Press Edi-
tion of the St. Augustine Record.)
Letters announcing this annual
meeting of the Florida State Press
Association and the celebration in St.
Augustine at the same time were sent
to President Taft. ex-President Roose-
velt. Hon. Henry M. Flagler and Gov.
Albert W. Gilchrist. The responses 'to
these letters are printed herewith:
From Governor Gilchrist
State of Florida.
Executive Chamber. Tallahassee.
March 29. E199.
Hon. Frank Harris, State-Press Asso-
ciation. St. Augustine, Fla.:
My Dear Sir-I have been so busy
reading various reports of the heads
of the departments. and preparing my
message for the legislature until I
have not had the time to answer your
highly appreciated invitation to write
a communication commemorating the
anniversary of the founding of St.
Augustine by Ponce de Leon. This
orninv T T cnoteh a feaw mnm p f r *,'a

tural interests in the United States
and of the world at large. We are
furnishing millions of pounds of fish
annually to the citizens of the United
States. Fish is a great brain restor-
er. We are furnishing the fountain
of youth for the brain of the United
Many people, worn out in health,
come to Florida to receive th.e bene-
fits of our climatic conditions. We
have fully 75 per cent. of the climate
of the world. The Florida state cen-
sus for the year 1905 shows that the
death rate is 6.6 per 100U people. The
death rate for the registration area of
the U'nited States, embracing New
England states, New York, New Jer-
sey, Delaware and the District of Co-
lumbia, is 17.8 per 1000. We are
therefore furnishing the fountain of
youth as to the health of the United
We are furnishing one-half of the
turpentine of the United States. This
turpentine is the principal ingredient
of paint, preserving and restoring
the buildings of the United States.
In considering this subject I am re-
minded of one of Aesop's Fables. It
is related that an old man. seeing that
he was about to die called his chil-
dren around him, telling them that
there was a fortune buried in the vine-
yard; to look for it, and find it. The
result was an immense yield of
grapes. They had a fortune, but ,lid
not know it. We have the Fountain
of Youth. but it is not generally
known. With best wishes,
Cordially yours,

From Mr. Flagler
Palm Beach, Fla.. March 22. 1909.
Hon. Frank Harris. Ocala, Fla.:
My Dear Mr. Harris-I am in re-
ceipt of your favor of the 20th inst..
advising that the representatives of
the Florida State Press Association
will be present at the coming Poncer
de Leon celebration in St. Augustine.
It is needless for me to assure you
that in common with oth,-r citizens of
St. Augustine. not only your associa-
tion, but all visitors from other sec-
tions to the Ancient City, will receive
a most hearty welcome, and I know
I voice the sentiment of the people in
adding our hope that the celebration
will prove most entertaining and en
joyab!e to a!l t 'ose I)resnt.
With all good wishes, believe me,
Yours very truly.

From the President
The White House,
Washington, March 22. l19o",.
Mr. Frank Harris, Editor Ocala Ba:i-
ner, Ocala, Fla.:
My Dear Sir-Your letter of March
20th has been received. The presi-
dent has so many requests for mes-
sages such as you desire that he has
been reluctantly obliged to make it
a rule to decline all requests of tnis
nature. He has found by actual ex-
perience that inasmuch as it is im-
possible 'to send these messages in all
cases, it causes dissatisfaction if he
attempts to discriminate by comply-
ing in one case and not in others.
Regretting, therefore, that it is not
feasible to meet your wishes, I am.
Very truly yours,
Secretary to the President.

From Mr. Roosevelt
The Outlook, 287, 4th Avenue,
Office of Theodore Roosevelt.
New York, March 27. 1909.
Mr. Frank Harris, Ocala, Fla.:
My Dear Sir-Mr. Roosevelt was so
overwhelmed with work just before
departing that it proved a physical
impossibility for him to comply with
the hundreds of requests which came
to him. He would have been pleased
if he could have complied with them
all. Very truly yours,


Quaint and lovely old St. Augus-
tine, the city with six centuries of his-
tory more wonderful than a dream.
As the shade of Ponce de Leon comes
sailing into port today, the old man
would have been willing to (lie could
he have looked across the five centur-
ies and seen how his memory was
Among tlOe press gang here to wit-
ness the Ponce d1' La'on celebration
none can have a tenderer,, feeling for
this quaint city than this reporter.
Twenty-one years a;o ho'e cano'' to
St. Augns'tine and' carried away onl'
of its sweetest maidens as a bride.
She has since been transported to the
celestial home of tbf e pure in hInart,
but this reporter will alw-ays love the
Ancient City because it gave to him
its dearest. fairest treasure.-O. J.1.
Farmer, in State Press Edition. St.
Augustine Record.

The lampa Times is conducting a
contest in which it is giving away
premiums to the amount of five thous-
and dollars. Among the names men-
tione( as possible winners from Ma-
rion county are: Miss Flossie Stana-
land of Lynne. Miss Lena Fort of

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1cal and Personal Mr. J. C. Baskin of Anthony was a MORE BRICK STREETS FOR OCALA ARRESTED ON MURDER' CHARGE
-----_ I Wednesday visitor.
aster Toy Novelties at Fishel's. The regular meeting of the city From Wednesday's Daily:
Easter Rabbits at Fishel's. council was held at the council cham-! Sheriff Galloway on Tuesday arrest-
t at Hamnpton is attending Mrs. Dr. Kendrick of Anthony spent bers on Tuesday evening. All mem-led Albert Smith and Isabelle Draft
atnvernethe day in Ocala Tuesday, the guest of hers present, except Alderman Mclver! for the murder of Isaac Draft near
Mrs. Frances Howse and family. of the third ward. President J. M. Martin on Monday night. Isabelle
Miss Emrma Washburn has gone to IIDraft is the wife of the murdered
Martial to nurse Mr. Knoblock Meffert presiding. Draft is the wife of the murdered
Oar'tu to nurse Mr. Knoblck, Buy a pair of Crawford Oxfords for Meffert presiding preacher. Both are now in the coun-
men and boys at H. B. Masters Co. The request of D. W. Tompkins for preacher. Both are now in the coun-
Mr. and Mrs. M. P. rink of Fellow- Save money and have shoe comfort reduction of valuation on certain per- ty jail awaiting whe verdict of the
ship were in the city Tuesday. as well. sonal property was referred to the ju- coroners jury, whicmeet at the
county judge's office at 10 o'clock
('apt. Frank Lytle of Stanton-on- Rev. A. L. Prisoc and son of Berlin diciary committee, with power to act. this forenoon to hear testimony in the
LakWeir. s visiting relatives and were visitors to our city Wednesday. privilege John Dier case.
Lk kWeir. is visiting relatives and Mr. Prison is one of the best known The privilege of tne John Dier case.
friteds in Georgia. ministers in thecounty. Company to load and unload merchan- The coronors' jury impannelled by
-e countdise from the A. C. L. tracks on Os-. Judge Bell is composed of the follow-
Easter Rabbits at Fishel's. There has never been a better orcea street was extended for six ing: George R. Smith, R. C. Lover-
There has never been a better or ceoi a sgeet was exoenen for six .. ra
Mrs. John Epperson of Williston is prettier lot of ladies' and missey- months, idge, William Koppman, E. W. Kray-
visitiag ner cousin Mrs. Louis Horne, Pumps, Gibsons and Oxfords in ie A petition was presented by the bill, Robert Sinclair and C. M. Liv-
SOklawaha aven rs. Louis Hoe, city than is now on display at H. B. citizens of the second ward, asking ingston. They went out to the scene
e. Masters Company's, in black and col- that an arc light be placed either at of the murder in company with Dep-
Mr. J. A. Caruth, who is with the the juncture of South Sixth and Wino- uty Hutson on Tuesday afternoon,
t'armey Investment Company at Lake Mr. Adam White of Citra wa; a no streets, or South Eighth and Wino- and adjourned to meet this forenoon
Weir, was in the city Tuesday. familiar figure on our streets Tues- na streets. Referred t9 light commit- as above stated.
day. Pe came down especially to at- tee, with power to act. From what the neighbors of the
A beautiful display of Easter Toys tend ttie meeting of the Confederate A petition was presented requesting murdered man say the evidence
veterans. 'the council to pass an ordinance corn- against Smitn and the wife of Draft
Mrs W. H. Henry of Lake Weir and pulling city employes to either pay is pretty strong.
Mrs. J. G. Lege of Woodmar were in Easter Rabbit Candy Boxes at Fish- Iheir obligations or be dismissed. Re- Those who saw the body of Draft
Ocala on Tuesday for a few hours. e'. erred to police committee. state that the murder must have been
SThe Womnan's Club requested coun- a most brutal one. He had been shot
aster Post Cards at ishel's. ne and Arnold cil to assist in defraying expenses for i, the knee at very close range with
Oak have just received a brand spank-1 recent lectures delivered on the sub- a shotgun, and then had his head lit
Miss Belle Haycraft of Berlin is ing new auto-the Simplio. It is I. n Ocala Telve rally beaten to a pulp. From the
siting her cousin, Miss Ethel Hay- something like the Maxwell andi theyollars was au'ho.szed paid. appearance of the surroundings the
(raft in this city. are very much in love with it. A communication was read from body had been dragged quite a dis-

Col. R. F. Rogers of Lynne has gone Mr. Asher Frank, manager of the I Mrs. J. R. Mo'orhead. representing the stance rom the scene of the actual
to Tallahassee to spend a few days,. Marion Realty Company, secured pler- W\Voman's Civic league, requesting killing.
and on has way home will stop at Lake mission trom the county commission- the council! to at once insist upon Draft, the murdered man, was a
City. ers Tuesday to place a number of strict obs( rvance of health ordinanc-well behaved and respected member
Seats around the court house Dr. C. E. Thomas of Bartow, for- ings. This is something that will be keep their premises in sanitary con- cumulattd quite a competency from
merely assistant postmaster in Ocala, appreciated by every citizen of Ma-. (ition. Reer'red to the sanitary corn- nli business of cutting railroad ties
m here this week for a few days look- rion county. mittee. with power to act. The com- in large quantities.
tag after business interests., mittee was authorized to employ * *
.. -I - -- -From. Thir .l *rq t ;iD ,.l

a- mi. st uar ia i y:.
The coronor's jury in the Draft
murder investigation concluded its la-
bors Wednesday afternoon.
Draft was a colored preacher, and
the finding of his dead body near
Martin on the Martin and Oldtown
road has already been mentioned in
these columns.
Isabella Draft, his widow, and Al-
bert Smith were held by the jury ito
await the action of the grand jury,
without bail. The circuit court will
convene on the 4th of May.
The murder of this preacher seems
to have been a particularly atrocious
one. He seems to have been first
shot in the knees and was then drag-

Miss Altabula Beck of Carter's
Po d. accompanied by her parents,
Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Beck, was in
the city Tuesday. shopping.

Mr. Robert Ferguson of Berlin was
amog the well known out of town
citiwas in Ocala Tuesday.

Mr. W. E. Allen of McIntosh was
amag the out of town visitors on
our streets Tuesday.

Pas Egg Dyes at Pishel's.
Mr. Harmoon Head of this city spent
tst week at Punta Gorda, the guest
of Rev. and Mrs. W. P. Head.
Mr. Jonas Driggers, who is said to
have the largest melon acreage on
lake Weir. at Oklawaha, was in the
city on business Tuesday.

Mr. and Mrs. Chester N. Fort of
this city attended the wedding of Mr.
J 0. Lucius and Miss Laura Driggers
at Oklawaha Sunday afternoon.

Easter Toy Novelties at Fishel's.
Mrs. J. J. Gerig and little daughter,
Margaret, went dcwn to Lake Weir
yesterday afternoon, as did also Mrs.
Mrs. Mclver and Mrs. MacKay went
Frances, and Mrs. George MacKay.
Mrs. Mclver and rMs. MacKay went
down to make arrangements for
spending the summer on the lake.

Easter Post Cards at Fishel's.
Judge Hopkins and Mrs. Daniel Bo-
gert of Belleview were visitors Wed-
nesday. They were here settling up
the estate of Mrs. Bogert, who will
leave for her old home in Rochester
about the first of May. Her many
friends in Belleview and Ocala regret
very much to have her leave.

Mr. Slayden Fakes of Asheville, N.
C., son of Dr. B. R: Fakes, formerly
of this city, is here for a short stay,
and is the guest of Mr. and Mrs. R.
McConathy. Hre has been at Dune-
din and Clearwater for several weeks
for the benefit of his health, having

teams and make 9ther necessary ar-
rangements at once for putting the
city in good sanitary condition.
The regular monthly expense bills
were ordered paid.
The salaries of the city employes
were fixed at the same rate as last
year, except in the case of the sani-
tary inspector, whose salary was
made $60 instead of $50 per month.
The street committee was instruct-
ed to consult with the city attorney
as to advertising for bids for con-
structing certain sidewalks within the
territory named in the sidewalk ordi-
After quite a long discussion the
council decided to accept the propo-
sition of the Seaboard railroad to pay
half the expense of draining the low
place at the passenger depot of the
The finance committee made its
regular monthly report, o -a
The president of the council re-
quested the various committees ,to
make up their budgets for the ensu-
ing year and present them at the next
regular meetinr-

Messrs. Light and Carn divided on Just recovered from an illness. --- .* .-- ,
he krhip. e are rather laThe Sunday closing ordinance was
of th at.pekshows an independence of H. B. Masters Company have just put on its second reading, and upon
of that. h shows an independence of received a very strong line of men's motion temporarily laid on the table.
sactio that speaks well. work shoes, ranging in price from. An ordinance authorizing the pay-
$1.50 to $2.50 per pair. All new anti.ling of North Ma molia street from
aster Post Cards at Fishel's. all guaranteed. Ask to see thet ing of North Magnolia street from
Brownston Calf Waterproof Shoe, at North First street to the S. A. L.
Mr. Elmore Davidson, formerly of $3.00. passenger depot property was amend-
this cty.. but who is now doing well J. L. Smoak returned homered, allowing certificates against abut-
Sthe mercantile business at Lees- Wednesday morning from Cordova, ting property to be issued, drawing 8
r was visiting in Ocala Tuesday. where he was called several per cent. interest from date of com-
Mr. John Pasteur of Stanton, after weeks ago by the illness of his moth-I pletion of the work.
apeding a few days in the city on er. Mr. Smoak has been critically ill The ordinance stables in the city wa
business and attending the meeting for several weeks, but his friends will postponed until next meeting.
of the Cfederate veterans returnedbe glad to know that he is now ear- The city attorney was instructed to
home Tuesday. ly well again. prepare an ordinance authorizing the
S- Easter Toy Novelties at Fishel's. re-numbering of the houses and
Raster Rabbil Candy Boxes at Fish- streets of the city in conformity with
ol's The telegram from the .1. U. G. the request of thile postal authorities.
The white man, Holt. and the ne- Club at Los Kiss to the editors at St. The market committee reported on
gro. Summers. who were arrested at Augustine .through their popular rep-i the proposed changes and remodeling
Summe.rfield Sunday on a charge ofresentative. Mr. Albert Anson Gra-lof the city market building. This
running an illegal liquor business, hanl. re ched th Ancint ('City too (:-,iltee was authorized to employ
ave en relead on a bond of $gi la to aPlar in the Stat. Press di-,.n .irhitect to make an estimate of
.ach. and their trial has been set by.tin.- lut was printed, the nxt dlay. Ithe cost of the proposed changes. etc.
Judge Bell for Frfay. April 16th. a will have a place in the inut The council then adjourned.
Iof th( association. Los Kiss is he-
- '-- '-- )coming one of the best advertised, THE WOMAN'S HOME
Illacos in Florida.
IThe L. & M. Paint decorates more
Mrs. Charles L. Lyvvers of Sum- than two million American homes. Its
beautiful finish and lasting freshness
nerfield spent the day in Ocala Tues- distinguishes a residence painted with
jlay. She came in to do soniv shop it from all others. Its Metal Zinc Ox-
ping and attend to other business, and ide combined with White Lead which
to spend a few hours with her moth. makes it wear and cover like gold.
'to spen a few ha rs with heEvery four gallons of the L. & M.
Ser. Mrs. Nancy Wallace. Mrs. Wal Paint when mixed with 3 gallons of
lacte is Ocala's oldest citizen, an, we, Linseed Oil at 5 cents per gallon
01^ ^0: r Pe BOX are glai to learn th-at she keeps in makes 7 gallons ready for use. Act-
Per Bexcellent health ual cost about $1.20 per gallon.
$ exceeI.uu G. Sold by Mclver & MacKay. Ocala.
Mr. and Mrs. Eugene H. Cox ot Fla. 2-12.
t wear without a hole East Point, Ga-. are the guests of the MRS. MUNROE TO GIVE AFTER.
to former's mother. Mrs. W. H. Pike. on NOON PARTY


a considerable


through the woods, and was then kill-
ed by being hit over the head with
the butt of the gun and with light-
wood knots. Albert Smith and Isa-
bella Draft, it seems, were "soul af-
finities," and Draft was very much in
their way, and it was agreed between
them that it were best for all con-
cerned that he should be "gathered
to his fathers," but, like so many cas-
es of this sort, they were clumsy
about it, failed to cover up their
tracks, and the case is said to be very
clear against them.
After the adjournment of the cor-
onor's jury John Gilliosn was arrest-
ed as an accomplice, and it is believ-
ed that he knows more about the case
than he divulged.


Mr. J. F. Fleming, manager of the
Ocala Iron Works. Informed a repre-
sentative of the Ocala Banner Wed-
nesday that his company had complet-
ed arrangements for opening a first
class garage in connection with their
present mechanical department. The
east end of the machine shops will be
put in shape to handle automobile re-
pairing and rebuilding.
All the necessary machinery and
appliances for running the new de-
parture will be installed within a few
(days-or as soon as it arrives-hav-
ing been on the road for some ,lays.
Mr. J. A. Bonvier. who has for.
many years been with the Ocala Iron
Works. will have charge of the new
A complete line of everything ne-
cessary to conducting a first class
place of this kind will be kept always
on hand.


Special Cor. Ocala Banner:
Revival meetings are being held in
the Methodist church. Rev. A. Smith,
district superintendent, is assisting.
Mr. A. M. Lansford of Ocala was



The Newest Novelties for Ladies Also a Feature s

Wear. Splendid Stock of Spring Suits lot Am

Easter is the recognized timo for
all of us to don new clothes. Easter
marks the beginning of springtime,
when everything takes on a new.
bright dress. We all realize that to
maintain our position in society or
business we must be well dressed.
Therefore we seek for the smart and
distinctive apparel suitable to our
taste and income.
To men who are fastidious in the
choice of their garments a visit to
Rheinauer's men's store will settle
the question of "what to wear" in a
satisfactory way. Their stock of
spring suits for men is receiving the
highest praise from all. Schlor's
Bros. Clothing a specialty.
The boys' clothing department in
our clothing store caters to the rising
generation in a way which makes the

to wear anything that -m .
now as particular in the to a I
of his suit,. the shap of M
color of his ie* as his *T i
auer'p have carefully stead S
the result twinge the ipb
ness of every boy rinCath by
Easter is also theI tOs lrt,
discard all winter moqtweir.
gloves and other this Te 7
department storp at
devoted to Just thl ~arttalem
sonal decoration i so ~ to ite
Nine heart. As ananase d. a 4l
ful display of the sww go '
wear novelties for I K' ar tIa"
A stroll around will prove "
boy feel 'that th*- are s
dressed as their fathers T h 1
has passed when a bey *" eO

arion Re

For Rent

Large building on Exposition St., suitable for a stable or

plenty of room; $15 a month.

Small store room on Exposition St at $6 a mo th

There are some houses to be had at a small rental., hut deal s
it would be better to own your home and not have to pay ums*' T ft
over with your wife and family and then come to nrw

$100.00 down and $10.00 a month will build you a ($4s 00a l .

$200.00 down and $12.00 a month will build you a one

$500.00 down and $15.00 a month will build you a 1g! as e8 eI

We will build you a home on the above plan. and ym tely sbf tl
same amount of money that you would pay for renting a b~s eft a b
title additional of interest.

Farms can be bought on as easy terms as you want

Have our manager to call on you and talk it over with vew k
There is nothing like a good understanding

Make the start today! Stop w'wr

rying about where the Rent

is coming from by own,

ing your home.

Marion Reay C

Ocala, Fla. A. Frank,
& 8 R...

Rev. I. W. Boring, who recently
came here from Marion county. andI
-who live in the h antidnm nwL hiir ,

who 1 it- *inv i nc ni some new n ious rrturpL. WiPre. iI e** e ****#It
recently erected on South Florila av- day night to ,-p*.|I a f-w *Snv g
enue. says he takes his homn co)'nty Mr tRos,, Ilioth.-r an.t i-r "te
papers, the Ocala Banner and l I. have. h,*n ao that rapMdlv Irowtag o,
Ocala Star. and thought that !1.ere sort foI th- pat- ntwat T Ia
could be none better, but he and Mrs. aRecoman.d h, "o, by ra gas" g
Boring have decided that the I ake- Rots. who *rtw t- t l ue s*** fta
land News is at least the .oqeal of short thll t- ofr r*- tarma to aIs@
these excellent papers. No high,.r h at (
compliment could be paid us. a, we P K.. I Oi. ,A I'VPaI
know of no community in the country ----- -
so well served in the newspaper line Ir I C" l ..r *.S* e trs
as Ocala.-Lakeland News. a iii;tij:i fPf *'00"t ,if 'he. B io, VI
to ouir farnim*r T he*EmuaNt @ q t j
FOR SALE-I desire to sell 211C vint, r.o'o.e,hv pirino-eot 1 c"1
acres of improved and unimproved mnak,, ~ .... -... .-.

Mr. and Mrs M J lmms a mft
Ison have r.eturm-td b,.w tranm -
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: ULL CK' RE OMM N- !sup ose crme, and, beig u Ithe gra d jury. Tio, juds*" ,Nwm*

THE MAN IN UNIFORM AND PLAIN after all, brings strengthtio permanency JUDGE BULLOCK RECOMMEN- s u gime. a be

SAre noting till ha comes to bind or e dty of our circuit udgesble difficulty in giving a bor h o ,
ro oldhebco thecr o atpo ae .h If w or ide sttui fr thine ir we had S

I f i itkovesnmnnenlto, though he may thave w ev- Then els it a triumphal mark 'err, an toony t tif this fa .
I Then men ture for the modification or repeal ow S r e payments oT e ad t *
meri bee wounl nor t a d w bn Oswere strength the hei the Under the statutes of Florida it is tory arrangnult without long ^ I
te or ma never have participated in breadth, certain would ie a piece of e gan
grow old he bemes the care of his Are wh and when.ti laws as they may nk nect oou circuit judges to kk .
government, though he may have ne -FrankHarris in StaePressEdit t th is statute on to be desie over- matters -

^______ \ ______ 'yHe is not in his ole age forced to;,;ion St Augustine Record. .In compliance Iii a full, peruaded or l11 e tha I can;.,.
seek shelter at the "poor d farm" or b. T idge rW. S. Bullock ofdi our repeal of ilig imperative and atbo p* Ith
erl beeservended streditabledeiebat- Thenheen
,tie or may never have participated in Ibreadth, existing laws or the enactment of new calst, of detfauilt. withonlt I( g sii a ,l + l'kal P "Il l~t. ."
;one. :~~~~The why and when.- iaws as the% may 0liink necessary etil ol i ic flgsaln

am- my ag. and bow it fMe else starve. THE ANCIENT CITY has made the following recommenda- 1ct-ssitv that the provisions o' sc-l u a.,
in StatutIs 'urnish ,.,

aw my land ad halt the And this generous bounty of gov- S.re Augstin tions ;;5In and :;44i, Genera a..n .o. n* *n
S Sit ^r et extends to the widow after Floda soulbmor ans mo ^Oala, Fla.- February 5 1 ot Florida, as amended, insofar aF ,. 9 09
an& dtspso the old soldier folds his robes about proud of her historic city. It should Hon. Park Trammell, Attorney the udrtake to give a reward 'to a
and soul white, the good him and bivouacs on a more peaceful be a matter for congratulation that G enral. State of Florida. Tallahas- person furnishing the testimony in t ,
dream : sho hI tt person furnishieg theE N
Stree te with stars that shore the date of its founding has been set see. Florida: upon which the conviciOns osee- cr n. ,.it *
am yt t h e U n t e S t a t e s t h ePn tn d t ihi s g e n e r u si ton t yion ael i t i oli S on, w h i c t h e4 c one r l S t t tecu r ihti o n, t r l ,I t

e o t rt e t This is the tribute the nited States i for an annual celebration. Sir-Pursuant to the constitutional e repealed. This is pr
gVateen ^T oi shel -supposedly a disciple o the Prince provision contained in Article V. Sec- i of so much evil. I have seen c n
Mr tth the t ohd slerpny fos h re s a bouf This year the celebration was en a o P T F T i Atteron f te a nd fourteen years knowhlaio- .
of Peace"'- pays to the pageantry of tionl X1i.I I beg to call your attend iti o un o s t n a d f urcnl
ONa WA my ofla. and oh. hom wari. more elaborate scale than ever be- o suggest, such amendment, p ured themselves, re-
1M6f eisItoantosgetsuhaedetol. who hal pejue-t

IM a m land secure within But if the life of the citizen is fore, and there were more visitors tos additional istion as e to ts of schemes and cor- I ,
Oft ftrt. spent along the paths and towards witness the gay and joyful pageantry- andecosary. l a inaTions, in order to secure tes in ;ny
Sl my heart beat quicker the promotion of peace, an( iLts corP- nore and mr tne crowds will in Constitutional Amendments l r ald conviction to get th r nu
II he ntll -Slqosdl adicpl oMteoPrn e asi de f or e a n ean a ceerwat iio n -'.ttto lA e d et

Swtn-to d. the red lory-plenty-the e t create an in tie Iti i n roiheseso annual cele- In my judgment there should be- a w o muc evil. thereIy put en Ter .,
Am the ga Ra. the fla for ion made for him by his government rations will become to St. Augustine general revision of the constitution of o yc, ten a unfortenal ers kn', l
Mat ssd Iyou. when he becomes by the weight of what ardi Gras is t o New Orleans. the state, and, for this purpose. an a- i l me as.es aided y- "lr h,. :t ,,
& II eil l s e Itp t e r d a d y asp ( n a on g t h e p au t h s ina p a c ito a ted s w t e s h e a y n d j y u p a e t r n e s o y ,it :ttion. a,( in s o rm e r C a t' s e c r t o t-a i.i y t h ~ t ,

i l ed.. the red nd yhers and misfortune. incapacitate This year it was grander than it on-stititutional convention should be ,.Is. it, order that they wol ii
-an th dol labory--pet- twas last year, and there were more nod. Ther hav< been so mny d Wonten upon the con" i... *
SANK hteA,1cae Editor. H e may have ben an active, useful le to witness it; next ear t-h an mpnts proposed y tie l i t en-Tg t lt., tihe Manager citizen:d he may have builder houses. v.nlebration will be more complete oe oS.utinre, sogne of which have beo.n adopt- I o t^ ., ad ough ten c|ni- s ...,l i '
-- ___ whVcenstrucoed railroads felled the for- and artistic in every way, and -the his- ed. ant some no. that itl makes it ex- iorth of blindd tiger- liquor. It is a lin,.. ,. ..
SA APRIL th. 1rn09 tests. made many blades of grass grow t ric celebration will become a state tremely dificuli now 10 know jIu i, lt.ioin too e()iat tt commit pto- ..i
where only one or none grew before; affair. what ar the constitutional provisions premium n perjury. Offi-
_9 6 yo for l abor from ho m e isar ahd m ayr whanvre'. | T e t h been an) in e to la -an uy Ad I'p\' r fico qtllnt up n the C l-lt i 't l :; -

Ittyon do awRa> from bome is he may have been an inventor law- W never saw more elaborate and ;of the state. 'cyrs enter iito combinations with l,. ;., n, .
a rally are. maker, scholar, painter, sculptor, po- profuse and beautiful decorations. I favor a constitutional convention oti parties. Jurors look with .o n r,,,, .<, '
-- _-_ c onst,r author edlitor. teacher. preacher, avrt building was draped with Span-. because s my judgment metn who supi inupon lh testimony oI all ,ets:.. ;,:,l b...
H a to Weni estd a rtate or what not: he may have been a ben- ish and American flags. bunting, Jap- are elected for their peculiar itn ss n.sss whenever the question of pa..., ,t ,
t Havaa on Wednesday actor to his state in more than anese lanterns and myriad electric-! for such s.,rvice, and are better qual- rward is broached. and in altos; *'- isl.; '
01111d1 tle" sr'oond intervention of hundred different ways, yet if he nev- colored jets. There were rows of Jap-i fiPdI to frame an organic law .han ry cas 1. the di-fendinrt asks the wit- .i,, tr t *
;J m Its fte C'uban republic in er shouldered a wusket, nor flashed ; cr wai Ir.l,
r e th auban republic in r shouldered a mukete nor flashed rakanese lanterns on either sidle of the th!ie legislator who has not bentn spe |,.. i" h' is acquaintd with. or r-at '
-W Ia..r. a saber, if ie never entered the ranks streets as far as the eye could sev, and lcially el.cteld with that viw. I knows, or e'xpels tle reward of $rNt ,. ,.,, ', *'
ltlm ; ~ tm.I|lg u on h f these whos 1r brhilchrTit acting upon the eof t-osr whos o f iPn -o it is ,o kil .. hry building was brilliantly illum i favor, iso, t lu th r Im n.i- convict .tion of the accused, -,i.-..
datkn of the democratic laim ad disfigure, when age creeps nited. The treos w vt clr om itn.fter of .*-on county. Ilupo( hil theirt is no0 other escape, for ,l.-tric lights. like .lJos ph's coat of; n'ir as )o s11p::r:.i tln.l liv)r th. al- ss be.y 1t'. he. ,,'y l (act that .(u h ;, 1
him ill hili te "'poor faril.'" otr to lve(onito
p I iatln '-A Mr Jam 'es H. S. Hous-i h b "poor a or to vors,. which pr.es.nted a Tsc ne i n1inistrt.th0. tf hP- criminal and m) snt-t x t. (i < ts ,iiscr ,lit 1i, I oi, tlf of4 Lo n rountv, ta bgpar Onil tlhe *reel ts. ()f ,l;7Zlin ltaiIV. (l 11101 ]:I\w l- il t . q"ity ly 'a h ot h,,. ,t.illioll .,f le W\itnli.ss. aIiid jl- , .
t~ ^ .tl\n,l in many of the stia s thl er, ll th, ,. ; le f St..t A utistitn :>.- lth< c uIt rors lipi- a, again in ily 1xpl 'r'w'lt'' ,, ,* .
kto ..rth T.- hai;. a m ost de- i i:- Iln s ) nlll('h "a' 1 pa n <. n thlorvl ir 'bi ..( w ith th1 i -, A i< in i n n l liii i r f s l 1 i '.
I tit L eti, 1, d 1. 'i t t ',h]!ui m c \',ii a d i ..r .-. ill 1ut2 llill \\v i 11111 s ,l';' 4i t l '- .,
I b ~ ;' t,, I .-' ..', "-d l> I l ..i;- : \, si .,l't 'r to;! i 1|it' I-, >, ( i ,,; ^ .; \< r l i l;r '<^ ^ *!- i.- !'' li ) i i~ >' ;| t ;,,;,, ,,^tO 't l ;rot ( )t!,i, w iln .- \ '', ill. ii i!iii ,,'" ,
|^ f iwT <*"** *f the prinir-'. ..-i-n' "-'- lian. I o ,_, Mr i, suc ess. .i;^l. I*" i 1"1 an b! en a*;t n**" ; on n h.i thi,' --taiiit It is i-ninordii/in ^ ,.
a ia i mi t t i t t o f t h I I r i n c i p at l I i t ; b J h ~ e o 1: i \ r l a d ), o i n 0 r i it j ,c 1 a l o f t m
I tr i l i r v *. l0r I s'i lSi I\ \ 1 i"" I h a I,, I, = I I I I Iii. "l,
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81lmk Hutt 1' \\ard. wh, as laoiin on (, ir ly i.-l r 4 24t r Mr 1a wa ss aly ow ;n wor2 1 h h 1 w i, lls ; l r we t l e w o oss all ,i tVan ,1 1 six monthshil" i and h111 1-4- "" c;,sa o: *lit who .,
k T h,-11 dll h t e #i o -ii A m soli~ia""ka 4,' 1.. i~.-t ar na d ildiffi rciwrt it.t, I lit, In,,els f Ile p o
S-- l .. '-^ <;i.' ,.d and iiliff ren-i e thn j' ;tify ih,, ('(,Tin t'*i" ilt rn i o e mlaln, anllt lhe invr as-. conviction," etc. ipf)(1lv ih.il, A ,
llAi .1 1 lih'!d in plain c'iiz''s ,tir" '. p i-ip .ir of ill. ,', hbi o"r now incidhni to th' circuit You will note 't-bat it say. "'ih in ij 1,l1* ,,, , .
Th <'o ..r,. ;.r t ti i" iakD" a -,'! in a ('hristian la dl should thi. i( ni (iiy did hs lf pioi. ju lfullv j stifi.. if f.r no othioi prisoned in the county jail for more ii, w ,-.k ", ,
g*l it Elt ilri>lw' <>"i .\ni,-rt'"an Inuir-, t oi :ii;tio l' lllt i ltu il tavor of t "*: in i. r c.l,,bration and the press of the reason.n illit r '.l>. should l, soni. oth- than six months." Evidently they lati,,on, i ,, ,,
.ggers ,ho l donMia.- .l oth.r .rimnals. ,;,, n ,,nifoin . h on o it p r, i making *'r m .rts e'st.ahlish.d.. and giv. a have left out the word "not" after stat. <.,l,, r. .
g it out oni tonl hiv, lak-n 0o Eu- \,hv .hou, lot h,, tlordinary ci:i ,u^ lwse .ol.hralions known to the peo- chancellor an opportunity to g as a r,-' ph'la. .-, munich ltha; oiur \w-i ha- reared a family and b.-,n a pl,. for if known thiy are olliged Io ia,,las lile o)f ,he many nothoriiies last worthy of some investigation. 1 l.,.tl ,,, w ?
gagree44ekt. a.r for..d .it to Af- ue'ul member of th community, eron loilar, that ar' presented to hinm in inlri(cato Pardoning Board ,- 1,,i i,
sL f Ior a nr I,..s, ,h.> mix with the hav.e some provision against mnistor- and important matters involving nice In my judgment some limitation \
I Neirabltl, c....n Orlando l..port- Itun and old age? THE GOODY GOOD ,, lities. should be put upon the acts of the par-
X lttr l hat saddrT picture (.an mleet th. -- It is aln i ~---- ... [eye than that of an aged nman. wvho The, worst of all implostors is the re- irut 1u in Flrda toivanCetnlth idscmntora-K ,a... "=
I| h. '"i, at I-sen ,that tert is has set f tbabLil e dorc.... pr .dings be- ,for a man who thinks he is religious reasonahh, degrfrep of time and atoen- parently indiscriminate, pardoning south bohn.! .- ..1 .
tIf hl. i t.*s ll*l'tl". leI',nd HitlIach dustr\, frugality and the better life when he is only bilious. He is the tion to the investigation of authorities of convicts has had1 A great tendency ,n 1 -01. .l (t,-.,,, \, \.
h. a. who was IHerthe Krupp \v(ery way. who has ,nlijoyed the nian who asks nme in the nlidst of my on ililricatp or conllicated questions to demoralize the people of this state, whih .r h,-
J -- < a ,t irupp. comforts earned by constant and well dinner if I am saved, or while I am f law, ht at bs an only giv it a
J -^ .1u.ht*.i., of ihe great (German lirt,,ed empldovnments lhrouLh the in tho iid st of shaving if I amnI do .Inot undertake now -to review in- a *rusk ronmast.r II is r<- looking for or have found Christ. He sup.rlicial examinationn resulting so stances in which men who have been \\. !1 i-.ll, t ,,,In -
*, t ,I, .h. tr.u,le hav,'r Ibt.n lad- visitation of somn unforseen calamity, is the fungus growth on the body of often in appeals, reversals, retrials, convicted of the most heinous offens- jr.,... .,.,*l ,, 'h.-
m thl! 'h, ,.duple haw. fo .n ~oad- is suhidenly reduced from affluence ,to the church., who has grave and solemn and multiplying costs to the litigants, o. have boen pardoned to the ut...r
taC an u l, p-I..r forsorie pry, and now in his tottering age fears for the salvation of every mem- itizens of t- se os ae upen pardoned, to the, tte*r < ;"1.. **..


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r a- spec.iall .inc.- the death of is forced to s'ek a rPfuge frohe starva- t r of the human family save himself. donioraliza on of communities s. en it k\ i., i;,it i
0o o1 isaio ofec tomniis Seen auk refl..ge frm ta.a
r intfast HB. about two months and who believes he is (he very per- s ossib it is, who were offensive criminals and a be *-ra ....
Sion10 unr the h'uumiliating shelter of sonifhaction of ithe Savior and that he there should be some revision of the menace to decency and society lave. ,, i ..k ...
* I _the county "poor farm?" alone is burdened with the responsibil- constitution to ,the effect that when a ben pardoned after a ver s t --
e -I a the attempt of th e W e have in our m ind's eye the sight ity of saving the soulsofall m ankind. >an pi onee after a oery shoat pe-
*etwri.lous at the attempt of the laboring under It is marvelous what harm is done by nlan is tried for an offense, and (on- riod of imprisonment. I know that '-se t>-n .. *
bort to collwt taxes and confis- of a man who is now laboring under those people who represent reilgion evicted of some lower grade of the men sign petitions to the pardoning loaf sugar ,,*.
easi, pro*w.rt%. Tomosachichic Indiansthe weight of more than four score in sack-cloth and ashes and the good same character of offense, that he uoard because they are persuaded for a few h,,r n'. .... .
t ,,. ,.. of Chhauh au. .xico. years: who has always led a life of done by those who make it th most cannot thereafter e tried for an an ed y friends of the convict '- h *
friigality and activity. There has beautiful thing in Ithe world-a thing.
S 1e4 oe n marfar\e whdnesa hich causes us to love life.-Sanford higher offense than thatt of which he and do not take the stand that citi- a t .
klltin wv-Tral iax officials. terroriz- sarcly en a day in his long a- Herald. was convicted, upon a theory theft a z0i1s should take in such matters but A* ot . .L .
reer that has not been usefully em- covitio fo th Ioo rd s njII 1 uimni h
I" tlt, l town (vf San Andras and cul- Ir tn u It is no doubt true that the severely conviction or the owner grade is an in my judgment, if the state of Flor i, v ..a .. ,
Ma l*ot.-craph strt. The Indians played--not a day in which, he has Idevout and the "goody good," do much acquittal of the higher, This works ida were represented before the par- I '*- tfh.,'.,n .-
Snt a general call for rein- not hbton constantly bhisvy. Like many inore harm than good for the cause an untold hardship to the state. In- ;oning board by the state's attorney atw nilS I,. .
erven,.wtot tit rm.tt the ,.enforcement others- h(e had a hearing orange grove. they represent, dances within my own observation in the circuit or district in which the wart i...,. L
h ,*r ,ax l cftacation of ,rp -' ,turns from which were enough, know of a few persons who arehae been such that the state was ulin- apl)plicant was convicted it wo ---...
110 supply himi bountifully with all the I ble to seuv orhd o ldndo
Sso "1nco good." as Burns expresses it, al to sec or ad not learned ofi have the effect of brin in OU .
ntecossarit- anti comforts of life. Yet j thf outs covnighn oclsv
j ,eesaes and .omfortsothat the. cannot compromise their th nost convincing and conclusive;true state of feeling and condiont
I'lulr..-ill Itarel. w o i prsi-in ai nOilh and Ili no f'auilt or his own. !
ar t Barrett. who is presi- w nh n p no ault ofn hils own conscience by reading a paper on proof of guilt of the higher grade un- and at least give the pardoni, on ,
d|Wu of the, Nwional Farners 'n- i awrliv th li. a in t a trial in w .., which defendan' on opportunity to know anSd h art ko a
ag( gai Sn da tha was convited ofaturdayi.Th
| mIli ito, accept re-lec-tion at th, tI Hllnight. buts feel no compunction of con- was convicted of lesser crine. The .i.s
lll, iI al,-~l ,'lllli h~l i lo |,. h ld poverty and all that it iliiplit, ." ta ras, r
I .r1t.al .oV-.1*1 loil that is to ) he ,,p.rt and al -. at it implies starcience whatever in eating a steam-I defendant had nothing to lose: the- in-i li has become so univr i I
S....i.,,,. Walla allar l. Wash.. in hint nmriltl *s N in toh face. ing hot Sunday dinner, or for that vitation to appeal is too tempting: comminon now to give a uardona a I
That mian hias donc 4-nolugh for his b]laprdnta
I ..s.-.,,,' Mi, ltarr-.tn has been ,tnltnii nolnh i ohlnmatter, three square meals steaminghe is now in no ,'nnger of a convic-: know of mnien. while thel b
|h... ... ', *. N-tio, l Far ers. ;l nion i nily not to b; e forced in his hold I ev ry unday. forgetting that it tion of the crime of which he is act- trh.d, fee, ing sure t1ha w r nv bitin
fee, *,re. v.ars. and has t b or Sroarv or requires "labor on the Sabbath day" ally guilty and the state, can now woulw fllow andi bofoar c vord
i| .,, t.*t, ananni.ul.x elhe td Hte In these rnlarks we would not h-e Ito prepare the same. overwhelmingly establish' he takes.f the jrv. were arrannt o hveI
sm **h.a' h > as d-.ided to retire be- "understood as at all opposing the But the tribe of people who "strain an appeal. and. if from some inadver-la petition to the pardoning o har e
1619 nh- a +vde o otie bou oiniv our government -ives to he But theoin tribe ofpol hosrir apa.a
| eear r h w.ll.v.. It is time for new t olr o a't gnals and swallow camels" will -ent remark. or indiscretion. on thei.llated among their friends '
b to ha a hand in the manage never perish from the earth. We will part of the court, or other officers, a itainly some wise Isltn n r-
ae .' 'h. unt. The soldier de,,ries every cent always have them with us. niw trial is awarded him. not upon elation of this mao a rmate A
| that he, receives from Thle federal and its merits, hut upon trivial techincal-i vide(. i m r Thls u h r
;slatc treasuries. iis ei xmtfo hdne
Tto 1 i-lat tir- of Florida is now T teri% An rdold i soldier's colony is to be es-ities he is exempt from the danger I also reconnond thati
i w Pitev Mr Ion I. Farris of Jack- The writer hinae.-,lf sas a soldier in tablished near Kirsimmee, and 6000, of ever being convicted ot the grade passed with anprolriat1 s. elaw he i
lk.IIo- formnriv of this city. was th onfedrate army. th ashes of acres of land have been purchased for of offense for which he really and tru- case where iarnoie pnalties. n" ta Sk
| e,1.t ,I.h.. l a.-ak*.r of the house, Mi fther 1 d mingled wis th that purpose. The undertaking is al- ly is guilty, but under the cons-true- on a fee of one dollar In taik" .
sod Mr tHudMon wai elected president of ^lxic) tradition says that a readlv an assured success. Twelve tion of the supreme court that a con- the premium for costin addition to aoflwsohn eeryottlent dt*a
of t mae We note that ex-Gov- dsre was desperaely wounded at years ago a similar move was made fiction of the lesser is an acquittal of costs them fo cost li o liy which t .crwl-ichn au
4 111" r rtward war at the capital. and Ithe battle of the Cowpens in the rev- at Fitzgerald. Ga.. and now that place the higher. he cannot again be tried cents hg like hr svral illo r!
| tr a tlidang haiid to Senator ;lud- olvtionary struggle and a son did ser- has between 15,o00 and 20.000 inhab- for "he higher degree of offense. circuit Judge*-P*aailsat e t mll
k Just what. bowe.r. the elec'- n the late war wh S itants. The undertaking in Florida Statutory Regulations The law roni- .. .. ny sckly th.ldr



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.. .. I S1..d,i ali.l his unusual andI every home in the state can be sister' became Mrs. Gunn, and a res- Lake City will entertain the Florida OAVID 8. WOODROW J. W. AKIN -BOM- R. P
,,. ., ,,r ar. reosiboniale reached through the medium of these idlent of Austin. A few years ago the Press Association next year and
S... ,. I, ilamor against him? champions of righteousness and every captain's wife lied. here's hoping that Appleyard will have CALA PLUMBING AND tL TRIC
I, mit..*4,-ii t, ,a101 to muchh pub-. movement 'that looks to the uplift ofi Three weeks ago Captain French a elily for the boys to edit.-Tampa
it,, t,' * olot) ,r of hi- own trumpet; the race. We pray that the editors. came here for a visit. Prevailed up- Tribune. DEALERS IN
,. 41411 a.oi.,-l- i, 'hl i11'wslpape'rs Brothers Edwards and Brittain. may ot to) recoun some of his experienc- Herer's the way the Ocala Banner Standard Makes of Plumbing Goods, Gas En*nes, Pumps. ierg .a PIe -
. M ,a t. **I- hwt- jl,.Acti4,en41- tbefore havti th presence antd comfort of the ,.s in the war, the veteran told of the trauscribes a poetical e-ff-sion of the Acetylene Gas Plants Sold and Install ed Complete. Estametee .rpg
it.~.h el~ 9. ,i, I0"',t, conn'it to Spirit in their work. an,1 we 4rlst uniqu,,lte correspondence he had with Journal: ,nitted on any Work In our line.
4, hI- ,, deot hIs e.ntir' time' that they may make the Witness inl- he' girl he had never seen. He was "In the spring the undertaker
md li.t, lb.'. akin of thc State *reasinly heli)ful to their constituen- astonished to learn that the writer Lightly turns to thoughts of you.
I d .-iot% andt to hit iluty thheretelcv. We( do hope the people will rally of the letters was a widow and lived After he has filled his stomach P. 0. Box No. 944 OCALA. FLA Ph' qe A
,I *i>-r it t r h (If polit ic wblocksaway.With a typhoid germ or two."
1,'. ', '.*k th* ,ator of lliticians t their support. hoth with money and only a few blocks away. Dear Broter Harris, you do us .......
t I,., .h. ki,.,- q.'.i t of fulsoni 4o-iperation otherwise.-The Florida (Iapain French decided upon ang. Our first line was, ti the\T
(Christian AI'ocate. intlliliato call at the home of his wrong. Our first line was, In tke -I \ 1
o.* ,lo spring a young fly's fancy. Btat if
lie. -.s .,h.-rs r l<,ely 0 t HEP USMAK BETTER PAPE R m sister The friendship or in Ocala the close connection T he V e y Latest in Mll
I m3. 1 ,.,,al". tdut. dll he'reto HELP US MAKE A BETTER PAPER whiCh Iong had lain dormant ripened et\eenf flies and untll akersais Mson
.. 1- '',r easrt il t'. h Ota, robeIn d. w1 1ll0 love .and wedding was arrang- well iider.tood that one may be used e
S can assist us with very little'roule
Sa t , ,liv t, as a synonym for the other and x iIyou. i I.t h ,w ,oo
..4 tt.l 1ant I abil- and at the same time receive added Te (couple. immediately after the took ti li with or nole lyric
r .a tl "h tbenefi's by so doing. \e will ex- c,,renion' departed for Pttsburg for that reason or heart is bubbling tline w hai I ..*,,'t i
g T on.. ,., ho a tIentlanhto
t ,- k. the' State ni- ,lai h, wa oto may be of10 l. Tl.1ing Tenness ee, to attend the an- oer with forgiveness: you and all the
S.-ris. iould be-m 'hnv'r you kllOw o an i of nal reunion of the National Associa- Brik ct folks are bent up.n : no- ,hion Mark..s of ,h*. H rl Tl
fit.&? voli wn'f'El litthoo nild llci\.foki'ae'o t )r(-n i o

.-, i n sihr as o Lo u" itil Yu uI l T O"1 (ion oix of Stlr'viors of the Battle of Shi-
A, ,, .t i ,.n >at wni i. a ,d. call us up and tell us about it. in- loh.-(nicago Dispatch to the At-
I o 4. .. ,H! -f II i -s,.ad of waiting until the paper is lanta (Georgian.
.q a .O.. *ht,-i afaill' ou at ndi then criticizing us I(bcallse i
,..I' I'"c"1hf i was omitted OBJECT TO STRONG MEDICINES
..,C '.n' ' "111 f If youi or a member of01 your family. ----
,.. *. .*'. nl.' discord '(1r a neighbor', is about to take a irip.i Miany people object to taking the
,. ,., h, t ill sad or strong medicines usually prescribed
S l lr sledd l' ha'l' a h isier. orgiae any 'pro or!by physicians for rheumatism. There
,,.. I .,.t h*.i r l budlth a house. or make any imlrovE is no need of internal treatment in
.* Tn 1'liit "' |. n n1,.nts that would interest the public. any case of inmuscular or chronic rheu-
S I ,,, I S.lt'- ac- tll us matism, an.l more than nine out of
... ,, acquaint- a in ever tell cases of the disease are of
tr I oohing i it onlyae one or the other of these varieties.
, m i neighborhood, it will only take a O- hen there is no fever and little (if
.4b .>', -i,. a';* uI it\rty ra ment to call us up and let us know. any) swelling, you may know that it
re atl hr. In another Even if you do not know the details, is only necessary to apply Chamber-
S. .4. l11 fited for theit does not matter: we will look them lain's Liniment freely to get quick re-

le piurpos'-.-Pen"acola .1-urnal.
Williams' Indian Pile Ointment will
cure Blind. Bleeding and Itching
Piles. It absorbs the tumors, allays
the itching at once. acts as a poultice.
gives instant relief. Williams' Indian
Pile Ointment is prepared for Piles
and itching of the private parts. Sold
by druggists: mall 50c. and $1'.
Sold by Tydings & Co x
Duval county will vote May 11th on
the question of issuing a million dol-
lars in bonds for the building of good
roads in that county. If Duval can is-
- ` :-i o .1...- ,-.rrtth Oseeola

find here the .sl*.- anwl fabbea f
the nmillinary worli and at ae l
sonable. price.i ia1.,' Iou II !obe
ished. \WV carr i .* till liin f O
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- bpesl. t Is unusual forI The members of the Editorial Asso- The following proclamation was is- f
**lbs < dhlb,. oa state to work 1ciation were certainly royally treated sued this morning by Governor Gil-
-t- .r to gMttA at ot one particular during their recent meeting at Saint christ from the executive office, says
P* Th iTWO1 ,,as done Wednoadday Augustine, and it will be a long time allahasseespecial to the Times.
I Tu bdttin who W sddsae astt*before they cease singing the praises a Tallahassee social o
Sm* U netntwr 'ht h staff nMade up!of the Ancient City. Mr. Harry L. Union:
l ntniwr, of th. Florida Pres. As-:Brown of the Record. acting as tost "In the discharge of his duty. Mr.
1"4..r.S 11 1,, 1 n tu of the- Re-turned over 'the keys of the city tol\v. M. Langston, sheriff of Leon coun- Especially during this hot weather is go
4 "t h enterprising the visitors, and Mr. Zim of the Me-I t. was, on March 19. killed from the many housewives. That we may enjoy the Good Old Summer Time we
Steor was also there with a welcome effect of a gunshot wound. The ne-
.t:a .. 4 in one and ho the editors. egro Mick Morris, charged with the must select foods that don't heat the blood. In this case you will find
r" rl1 1' a" Idt' ne-, in tthe sI- 1 The editors were taken through the w
,,,, *.Wtr. hrilnt r as topIalatial Ponce de Leon hotel and the murder, was arrested in Georgia on heartstT tropical
Ih--',,.n"'.,n, ,.. hames of the office of 'the Record Company. which March 29, and is now in jail. the Ideal
,* *dt..1 .411,a diver Why shouldn'tiis one of the largest and best equip- "Judge B. H. Palmer, judge ot the
" "" t, 14al"Iul brain., scint llan IH.I publishing houses in the state. third judicial di- rict, has been di- It does not beat the blood, and there is no danger from over-eating.' It is
Il,, .. i -tl4 h an illus rious The editors also visited the state reacted 'to convene a special term of e .
4,,, .; ,," arsenal, where Adjutant Foster treat- the circuit court, in and for Leon highly endorsed by the medical profession and is good for infants and inva-
-,, tk,, 4),,f (' Qala lBanr nt.r d( them with every courtesy., county, commencing at 1t o'clock a. lids as well as the robust. 20 nt in lll
~~i.4 i i **t ribut.-d a Many of the visitors enjoyed as a .. Monday, April 5, for the purpose lids as well as the robust. 20 cents in Sealedns
,. I... ,I, Tht- Story of Our part of their visit a ramble about old of trying the said Mick Morris. _
S' mi .,,., .. ,. lt-velop- Fort Marion, which is so full of his- 'There has been some talk of lynch-
~. %1' .I \ ,ilart of th. torical interest, and is one of the ing. All law-abiding citizens will at-
4 t"a,', ',ir, i wi, Aannunr r.'Acient City's" attractions, once recognize the disgrace if any Your Heall
'" ','" t, '',, .'l..i.niT was, Some of the editors visited the such course were pursued. The sai .And the health of your entire family depends upon your food. If you will
'~" Whit.' of ht beautiful Memorial church, which M.ick Morris wili be given a prompt, .
a I I..i. .i.ll-,,,,1. V rotre was erected by Mr. Flagler in memory fair and impartial trial. As a prison- Visit our store you will agree that we are looking out for the health of our
S..t.h i ii,, ,. ,,t41 "1t iis lagihter. Mrs. Louise Benedict, er he will be protectedl. He could not customers. for our store is kept in a Sanitary Condition
S... '. u '! di' d in 1St. Augustine twenty he lynched witlhliit the loss of lives
-iI, -',-n '.."** .r-*' a(go. Th- pulpit. chancel and of good. though misguided citizens. Ros
i .*.. ,, .1 'art l **' armade of solid mahogany, the Should anyone, through misguided On Canned Goods Stands
'i ,.-, I I', -I ;!i,:M' at and '*"', is one hundred and ten feet zeal, bring discredit upon the laws or Wte Rose or th Highst Qualit
h 1t h* Kihii ., .t.,. (;a !hilh. and, some of the windows are the state, the judiciary and the chief
~ 1 ,-0,,, ,l h. t ,,r I'i,,r,.. x,;isi-i,.ly beautiful. It is thought executive, and disgrace upon the oun- Try them once and you will always want "White Rose" Canned (ood
S. ..1 -.t.-hl 1 I. 4.. 111 int-lnt 1, :janyl to be the handsomest church ';y of Leon, and the capital cily. they
., i. ..',:.. I. I Iruniim, of in thi Inited States. especially the will be punished to the utmost. As a A ew of them are:
I, '. ,"* .,! TIrk ,;rr..r. int,,rior finish. Whatever is under- lpreventive of such. I therefore call Peaches Apricots Asparagus Asparagus Tips
l ril ,:,11 .l.art- akn by Mr. Flagler is done hand- upon all law-abiding citizens to as-
inwly.Spinash Rhubarb K~aut Corn Peas
,, ,,4. ', ,,, hi, T i,,n.-In ,,n ly isist the, sheriff in the exec('tion of the
ST.ill- ..n.I Th* landing of I'nc I..aO, was law. and in l,, n.inl any unlawful Stringless Beans Lima Beans Lobsters
S... ,. .,1 i .:ii se' acular .ve. ant was acts.t And everything canned that is good and wholesome
~' *, t, h, "t i \ oIir's hy at least i411 t thO()isalld ill i-stilliolly vhli t-of I have hI'. -
.4I ....... !. lld( 1 ill ilhe' 1 ,'''Iliillg a grand u to 41(.1 my h;.II l anid al s.ld the s. th.
.' I' l,:i~i and ball l va. nde, ,cI'eld'. :.d ( f th,. X l. fo he atlix, 'i t
S '* I' o d I lli tollis a.t-l I cl it', al i A FEW NEW ITEM S JUST IN
S* \ i ''' l ';i: (' tsin H nd ireIs ;nl l'h i !;da of l. "i \ ) l h
. ,, i. ,,i p.oiIi, altf le.d t he h !,:l ,A .:i ; v. ,uH. ST.' Brick Cod Fish, Smoake i Halibut, New Mackerel, Imported Swiss Cheese.
,a. t n l ost, I,. < .s .n,, -n' ;m' '"'"' C. & B. Chow Chow and Pickles, Herring Roe, Puffed Rice, Puffed Wheat;

S' in .1 t* i:y l. M1n- \'() Dates in Bulk 10c and

S1 Z. AMANCE ELDS IN WEDD-NG Y,,'U .-lU(id iv us a visit c:nd see the many nice thins we :tv fr t
',:;i .- : ,,,: l d.:.\ V'OWS AF.::R HALF A T
*.* ,;" CENTURY V o: Gcl r (I\ E U7 A TRIAL. He Guarantee s;iti t..
... '.. : \ I|. lr;l ]y 8 ha :, t' R' to n!utRd i l

S: il' !! ':i'. l ; l olt,' solidar CLARK BROS., Proprietors
a V *it ,"*i. 4,1'( ai. i" ti':'] a 'n'' V. whi('l lis oiuind o. FL 2 DA
.il 1. ls "u' j\ .I- ss"i <('.nluiilntion 1ti r many year OVCLA LO AIt"
U t r to'\i'' 'Thi' ('!iilitx C(oi:t''s in a w'eddl(ling at
A -- -- i' Plairl, ithl (oin(racting parties b-
BAPTIST WITNESS MOVES TO jl:; \ irs. Baseline (unn. a widow, the -"L
4' JACKSONVILLE rit,r of 1t It, t rs anI (CaplaI n l, I -
, .; ,, -' ;,I -.... b. \L r1 nh f'(' thri" l} 'rl\"l6 wile r.(,,iv-
',', ; h!tIlls issue ti Floridla l ;ptist, i li ,i n. The .;']iiin is s;7 yeHrS of _* 1 n 11 -iii
t I F ('l i iz 'S i' d f(' of 1 i 'li( a- his ide

', ',., I,' ,-t:iz,' a, ,4 g'*er'al ,Iappearacoe is ;o he "', ,, .h joined ,', 1"th l owa r'.imen,,t, " A PA A DW
.'.l X 1t. .-.on.what like the Advocate. The jaiiad v. nt away to war. Mrs. (Gunn. A LE AN IW
.I 'I \\'it '.'ss is the official organ of" the thl;n a girl 1of s'venteeln. w'as an in-
... ,,,. l'ri 'lorida t artist's. a very srong and valid. confined I ober hone in a small Cannot be produced by unpleasant thoughts, nor can a pleasant ad
, ,' ln aicr'ssive body of Christian people. Iowa town. The girls in the town de- desirable effect be produced by buying shopworn and ant4dclmvis-
., ', ','', Ii ,...,ls to us tht the W\Vitness and 'il,, to do somthing to hel the 9 S MILLINERY. Before leaving on our semi-annual buying trip io
,- <;**- li octe, now being issued from war. and it was tinall arranged that the East we had disposed of nearly every trimmed hat in our .-*
-, a. ,..,,. s ou,.- a:uh a tablishment on account of the fact that everything this sw.aon Io us
.1 t,* r t h .f ",, 1< a wonderful work for the Lor'd. wounded soldier. w'rite to him and en- ed condition of our store we are offering specially low prices ow
.* t h. "co '1" t*""* Thie Christian people of the state courage him in the struggle. lot Aeverythinginstock. ItAwillpayyoutocomeinanllook.vrwht
S. .. T.i, 1 r. we have before purchasing your Spring Millinhry. Beside a f
S,, h wished to h a means o was d .an he ai girl line of Trimmed Hats we carry all kinds of Flow.rs,. Frame-. Rib-
furthering the great moral and relig- the name of Cap'aini French. whi bons Etc.
E!CE THIS FIGHT? is movements and reforms which was at the time suffering trom a 9..
'Floridla so much needs. This is their wound in a southern hospital. U MISS MARY AFFLECK, Milliner
,, ,r,' >,,I 'th0 r'nmoval ,,iportunity. for the Witness and the AI the close of the war the two
,, ,. ,,,..*.,',' ,f the' State A.ivocate "cover Florida like their los, trace of each other, and both Next to Munro & Chambliss Bank. Oca Flord
*..r. ,, ti t,- h' o)ff'en, dew." unmarried. Captain French and his
p.. t.. r.- *. ,~ut ,. d,..tii'n.ut i There will be no communities into wife moved to Denver, and the girl
.* (, ,h jh, high ('ar which either one or both will not go, whomi he had grown to think of as a -- -..



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Ssme and Speaker of the House Both
ll Opposition. Orange's Senator
6d. Prohibitionists WeUl Repiescnted
a*^a*OZ*Seaaasaaaaaaaaa a^- --^-

b stw of 1909
b IS SMY days of larw.

Motion was made by Representa-
tive Godfrey of Lake that the regular

SON auspicious hours to which the house shall ad-

S emud" to order at
i r Chktof Clerk Kellum.
to all the roll, to
embrs responded.
W them eered by the

Ums eM ea fed the second
I meIusmbs., i bodies of
-i Isnte .c by Hon.
hi d jM1sH mtlce of the
S @ t Pbtria. d Hor ion
S -amm msinee for
Sa- f tUi very Irst to
-se o of RpreseMtative
s* -M itby Representative
b heape proceeded to per-

Hilburn presented
iI f M iem L. arris of Du.
SW 9mbr. sad there being no
-m--,. the roll was called,
esept, .of course, the new
bmwet. who remained si-
11f$ rMr Farris. He ad-
Me oba briefly. promising
Ste dultls of his Impor-
pudt m to the very best of his
,. 4 epressig gratification
Mt e galh beeor conferred upon

oias s iseees were then
N a a m l call beimg taken on the
da oki9p whe was nomtnated by
vlv Hilburn. while all the
If tWh clerstal force were elected
10 =a ite the chair appointed
L i M-t8mbve MacWilliams. Malone
tSMws to sitfy the governor that
b M was duly organized and
Oar betMss. and on motion a
IIIH was appointed to wait on

M tS of Representative
tw rubre of the house of 1907
GM eatolfve Clarke. as chairman
s Ommitew to wait on the gov-
epwt ed that the governor ex-
b wishes for a successful
adI ttet be wold be ready
Sp- with the house with-
V Mttew appointed to wait on
M e "r"uperted ad were dis-

& mamefte trom the senate re-
P N O I l the 1 pper house was or-
t t ad and ready for business.
% awa se of the governor was
eru er Privatle secretary Whit-
SM manto ot Representative
"IN*Ilt h mwhme e, with a special
S hfrom the governor on the In-
w Claisa. swas spread upon
S mataM a the journal.
be g eeror's special message was
lmtove Oic,. State of Florida.
^Utel. April C. 1940-Gentlemen
Sohm talgistature* In my regular
40 to the kogislature (page 52.
MBlet mn'smate. will be found the
Mot8 Mats mrals creative to In-
tewa w CaMs
T v mea t refunded to the state
i~s tply a reimbursement of the
M Mrtat ry paid out, and no claim
S ame Mly pad out In cash by the
a we allowed it such settlement.
SMis probably one exceptional
tha Maof Ieut. Alderman Carl-
I. to whk t your attention will be
lbew writing th* above. I am in re-
*g of the followlag. which is trans-
d for your information:

86sw of Hftpro Vntatiw-. C. S,
WVeshtaine I 1 March 27. }o*s.
e rsmmijaunlu T Harper. Auditor
War penatmrst. Washington. D). C.:
Bmw Or I am in r"coipt of another
tre from tk g-mernorm- of Florida.
lftg p*irimeall) as to whether in the
gaonwm t tbet e e the state of Flor-
flB ead the goeruement. by which
a Oremr r4.t**il the amount. un-
.ims tbher was an item allowed
r Ai4dermam tarlton. lieutenant.
e mr of the rompani*s serving in
wa *r -|of 7 He w killed
li a the summnnr o(f its5C. and.
9 Io p dd4 not revive trom
f jjMm~t w eiI the amount ume hinm
=rvs and tih governor
tobe hau whether this larger
M---(. above -batitioned Aembravees
Oel ri- mlf onv this. information?
Ssp sad will(tdo o It will he
* t 'Vmrm m-r. trulm.
MItnfMty *eturu-.d to Hon. S.
H. wm TTher records show
-1 AlMarsf Carltoaf. seonmi lieu-

Journ be fixed at T1 a. m., and 1 p. m.
MacWilliams objected, offering mo-
tion that matter be deferred.
Representative Rollerson of Su-
wannee offered house resolution No.
1, which was adopted as follows:
"Be it resolved, That the recording
clerk, in addition to his duties at
present, be instructed to act in the
capacity of assistant to the chief
The introduction of this resolution
was superinduced by a motion by
Representative Light of Marion to
abolish the office of recording clerk.
Upon motion of Representative Car-
ter the chair appointed Representa-
tives Carter, Neally and Stringer as
committee to disseminate governor's
message and report to the speaker.
After receiving the message of the
governor the house adjourned until 12
o'clock Wednesday.
W. Hunt Harris of Key West called
the chair to order and ordered the
roll of hold-over senators.
Senator Beard of Pensacola chal-
lenged the eligibility of L. C. Massey
of Orlando. The chair asked Mr.
Massey to take his seat in order that
the matter might be considered by the
whole senate.
Prayer was delivered by the chap-
Don C. McMullen moved to proceed
with the election of officers and at-
taches. Mr. McMullen, seconded by
Mr. Dayton of Dade City, nominated
Mr. Hudson for president.
Retiring President Harris presented
the gavel of office to the new presi-
dent with appropriate words, and in
receiving it Mr. Hudson paid a high
tribute to the administration of the
retiring president He pledged every
endeavor to the proper filling of the
office. He wished for harmony be-
tween both the members of each
house, and also between the two
The other officers and attaches were
then placed in nomination and elected
in accordance with the action of the

caucus on Monday night.
Senator Flournoy of DeFuniak
Springs moved that Mr. Massey be
sworn in and Mr. Beard said Mr. Mas-
sey holds the position of attorney to
the state railroad commission. He
expressed the hope, however, that the
legislature might differ with him, as
he recognized ability in Mr Massey.
He. however, considered it his duty to
the state to make known his objec-
Senator Harris irged that the mat-
ter be referred to the committee on
privileges and elections. Senator
Beard amended to refer to a special
committee of three.
Mr. McMullen suggested that Mr.
Massey be sworn, as he had a prima
face case that he was duly elected
and that the case be looked into when
the regular committees are chosen.
Upon motion of Senator Harris the
matter was helo over until the senate
could complete its organization by
swearing in the attaches.
A committee was appointed to wait
on the house and one to notify the
governor that the senate was in ses-
A recess of five minutes was taken.
pending the return of the committees.
The governor's message was receiv-
ed from Talbot Whitfield, his secre-
Senator McMullen held that Sena-
tor Beard's contention was untenable
as Mr. Massey was only an attorney
to an administrative board, and that
under such a contention an attorney
to a board of county commissioners
could not hold a seat in the senate.
Senator Beard suggested a commit-
qee of five, but the motion was lost.
A motion that Mr. Massey be sworn
in. instead of going to a committee
for investigation, was carried. Sena-
tor Harris of Key West administer-
ed the oath.
A resolution by Senator Beard that
the chairman appoint a committee of
three on rules was adopted.
Adjournment was then taken.
The prohibitionists now in Talla-
hassee, claim more than half of the
house and half of the senate, but
whether or not they can enlist enough
strength to pass resolutions providing
for a constitutional amendment is an-
other Question.

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SRheinauer s



Swell Line
Fine Hats

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is the Right Place to buy

Correct Wearables for Men

Who Know.


very swell



prices ranging from $10.00,

$12.50, $15.00, $16.50 to


Every suit sold is guaranteed.

Come by and look at some of

the very best Clothing that are

sold. All moderate prices.

We feature a $15 suit that

can't be equalled in the city.


Boys' Two-piece Double and ingle-
Breasted Easter Suits, best Blue
Serge, Cassimeres, Tweeds and Chev-
iots, Plain or Knickerbocker Panits,
fit and style guaranteed.
$5, $6, $7.
Boys' Oxfords in Tan and Black

2. -~





Now is the time the buy

Boys, Easter



have a beautiful stock of
Wool Suits and every-

thing a boy needs

Boys' Four-in-Hand Ties. new.et
colors and patterns. just the thing for

25 and50
Boys' Straw Hats for Easte.r n.
est shapes and braids.

$1, $1.50 and $2

The Young People's Miisstonarr ..
city met last night with Mrs \V \
Clyatt. it being the rg-Kular t.n r.,
for the meeting. After the. priL'r.u,
and business session the. youring ..
pie enjoyed a delightful together at Mrs Clyvat* h. boinA',i
aMr. Lousi Platri, k of .


Oh! Ham

We don't sell just "Ham." We sell

Armour's "Star." The ham of hams-

"The Ham what am."

City arrite.l in ov~i.,
ingK. and is Witht~ii h 1. 1. %1, i
('hazal iit, i ~t, 4th .11, I A~~
be:11,a 11"r I W.A11, u' t

J)Ota l d on t.%(111111: ti i'0 *- .

priveesare ,Zi~iiLh: to,

art, that Mari:.1~ij,%i ? -
of mnelonm andi wllir I Pk
hope that Mr Grt4-en I* '~
Prognostications HO hap a
of melons himself at Amfboa
Mrs. (C. E. KiplIlager. h. .060N"
with hoer husband I* The Iuasv.*. ..f




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Men's Stores


TER Neckwear The Newest
RTS Galore Fancy Socks


lHATS, Panamas and

Straws; all the new shapes

at any price you care to pay.
Our $2.00 hat this season is
Panamas at $5.00, $6.00 and
Easter Neckwear. N e w

styles and colorings 25c, 50c,
and $1.00.

Shirts, all styles, for 50c to


A pretty selection of Easter
Handkerchiefs and Socks
Banister and other well-
known brands of Men's Shoes
in the latest styles at popular

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, or, %! OPOP--7770 i, Ol


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mr t Supposd to beM Head of a
,, o q saglwm Who Have
Oen OpeaMUn Thre*

IumeUoi ha for some months
bre af tered with a gang of sneak
th*va. aad though the local author-
*ti-e have worked very diligently to
< urt-ri them. have been unsuccess-
Several weeks ago it was decided
tlh' the best way to break up the
snag- ar to import a detective. A
Jackkmmtie '- agecy was asked to send
downs a man for the work of ferreting
-amt the robbers. and in response de-
talsd one of their force, a Mr. Young,
who ame down about two weeks ago.
He at oou' suspected several appar-
**e-ly idle young men who hung
around the town during the day and
pewat their nights gambling and
drtkikag. He proceeded to make com-
paitesa of thebe. and it was only a
hberw timw before they made a confi-
4d-at of him and invited him to par-
trtpate in several "tricks" 'ihey pro-
powe4 to tur tin the Phosphate City.
It was the plan to rob the Withla-
oserbe hotel on Thursday night that
pjrved the undoing of the gang ap-
parvmtl) Roger Johnson and the de-
rptive.. Young. were chosen to do the
jt. sand they met at twelve o'clock
by apptMntmet near the hotel. When
)s ato front of the building they got
veto an argument as to who should en-
ter Prt. and as Young was so persist-
*eat In his determination that Johnson
should hew the first to go in Johnson
beramw suspicious of the truth re-
wardung the part Young was playing
ema it, the caH'. and told him that he
had heard that he was a detective,
sad a, he- wa, now convinced ot it,
bt pirolpomed to kill him on the spot.
The-re-uon .Johnson pulled a revol-
wer fromi his pocket and fired two
bo,,. at Young They were, however,
s0o k Im to o each other that Young
ksw-k.e-d Johnsont's arm which held the
we-aloti upward. and the shots wen'
wlI.l Young then grappled with John-
,, 11 and turning the revolver away
frni, httnjwlIf it weas pointed at John
*tr h.-ad At this juncture the wea-
poin aain fired. the ball entering
johnion F head on one side and com-
mgy our on the other, the weapon still
hbetmg a .lJohnson's hand.
.lthnsmtn. however, was still living
a' last a-counts
FP.ur other mien who have been con-
.a,'ne'tas of Johnson since coming
tron Tampa none weeks ago. have
ht-*.n i.t under arrest and are now in
jail as i.'tective Young declares they
are. all memb.wrs of the same gang.
Th plans of Thursday night were
eno to e-nd whth the robbery of the
Wi'thlav.xwche-. hotel That building
a. 1~i have- teen wrecked with dyna-
nimto Mayor A. R. Kibler and Mar-
ehal S M Thomas were to be murder-
e-d lor the active part they have been
taking of late in thcir efforts to
break upl and capture the gang. All
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This is a memorable day in the lives
of two thousand convlets, and an epoch
in the history of the state of Georgia,
for today a new era opens up in the
penal system of the state.
Prom the various camps scattered
throughout the state-from the brick
yards and coal mines and turpentine
farms-these thousands of convicts
come forth under a new and more hu-
mane system, most of them to be
placed permanently at work improv-
ing the highways of Georgia.
There are those who have spent
many years of their life-

"Down in a coal mine, underneath
the ground,
Digging dusty diamonds all the season

They have had but few glimpses of
the cheerful light of day, and it is a
strange, new world which opened up
before them this morning when they
left the dim scenes of years of labor
and came out into the April sunshine.
The inhuman treatment of 'the Ceor-
gia convict has been terminated for-
ever and the people themselves feel
greater self-respect for having brought
about this change in accordance with
the dictates of civilization.
We have washed our hands of a
system which was a reproach, and
at the same time we have substituted
for it a system which means the cre-
ation of a network of highways ex-
tending throughout the state.

The counties which have responded
to the opportunity to utilize the con-
vic's are entitled to great credit.
Without their co-operation it would
have been impossible to carry out the
spirit of the law. One hundred and
five of these counties have expressed
their willingness to 'take their quota
of convicts and already they are be-
ginning to perfect their plans for us-
ing them on the public roads.
A few years hence and we will be
able to appreciate even more ade-
quately the full meaning of the new
era which opens up today. As thhe
counties co-operate in their work and
the road authorities harmonize and
unify their plans*we will be able to
grasp the full meaning of the new sys-
tem. Tne better systems of roads
will give an enhanced value to real
estate, which will add greatly to 'the
revenue to the state. The country
home and the remote farm will be
made more accessible to the centers
of population. The physical and mor-
al development of 'the convicts them-
selves will show a great improvement
and we will wonder how the old sys-
tem was tolerated so long.-Atlanta


The second Sunday in May has
been designated for observance as
Mother's Day-a day to be kept sa-
cred to "the best mother that ever
lived, your own."
The idea originated last year with
the president of the New York City
Federation of Woman's Clubs, and


tle-.% plans were endeu with the the suggestion is that every person
leho.,ting of Johnson. whom the detec- in the land wear white flower-pre- A Healing Salve for Burns, Chapped
ti say- is the ring leader of the ferably a white carnation. Hands and Sore Nipples
calls Mark Twain, from his altitude of As a healing salve for burns, sores.
Th-tof thebv afair was the Twae hr of sore nipples and chapped bands
Th. above account of the affair was three score years and ten, when the Chamberlain's Salve is most excel-
gi.*n1 u. by a traveling man who was subject was brought to him. said: lent. It allays the pain of a burn al-
in IDhmnellon when the shooting oc- "No thought could be more beautiful most instantly, and unless the injury
eurrvl dand his Information was from than that which prompts every man, is very severe, heals the parts with-
Sh n on s that wch prompout leaving a scar. Price 25 cents.
th. detective in the case. woman and child to pay such a trib- For sale by all druggists. m
T GN L ute 'to those dear ones to whom we
OUT OF" THE GINGER JAR owe so much. I do not know how The Sanford Herald now writes it
many anniversaries of 'mother's day' $anford.-Tampa Tribune.
Thie he-alper the shoes the louder I will see, but on those that I have That's all right. The Herald's got
no ends on us. We can write t $tarke
tbe vqeak remaining I will wear a white carna- no ends on us. e can write itarke
tion, the emblem of purity and moth- and our strawberriess are here to
Thi. t!f of a henpecked husband er love." hack it up. We'd just like to see the
.... ,. t in he.r ways. It is a beautiful idea and one which Herald spell celery that way.-Starke

who persistently sits ought to spread until it becomes na- Telegraph.
.,. t r. to ietl~.come hard up. tional and fixed, and the white carna- When Ponce lde Leon landed in St.
tion the nation's flower. Augustine last week the eternally
,',,. ho well mother may. The noblest power and the sweet- ng old fellow must have seen
.., > ,ntnual.v o"n the nmend-. ,st. mo.;t pervasive influence in this things to surprise him in the "Land
o have clear vis- old world is the mother's. It has kep of Fowers"-quite a change since his
I r ', tn. iotjato nemus have inany a foo oif mln and woman i hirst' trip.-Pensacola Journal.
the straight way and urged and li I
to higher good. The another influ- .\ diamond is no less precious when
,;! inor ; (cabbage ence has bleein a lamp to the fee' in !oncased in a rude mounting. Poverty
*,, ., il t;nug inl's it comes dark plac, s. a kindly, leading light, a ioflimes graces the richest gems.
star of hope; her bosom our first -- ---i
resting place. her love our earlier's; i UP BEFORE THE BAR
S ;..,., ritt would settle sii!naince and through life strn'th' -ti
,..1.' le 1 :ll. 10 s l, an 'hnediction-a pa irt of liaven N. H .*Brown. an attorney of l'itts-
Ifo 'ld. Vt.. writes: 'We have used Dr.
brought down to earth to make hu- King's Ne.w Life Pills for years and
S ,,*, idionS and un- Inanity kin with the divine nature and find them such a good family medi-
'a io trea(ilheir of heavenly things. The whie c'ine we wouldn't be without them."
S owr .symbol of purity. is a it em- For Chills. Constipation, Biliousness
Sower .symbol of purity, is fi or Sick He adache, thev work won-
blem of the mother who remains to "drs. 2)5c. at Tydings & Co. m
',,. 0.nill! atl', gage the im inspire and cheer, to encourage and'
.. .. .4 1 man the angle at counsel. or whose picture on mem- We always deny the evil' reports
S. I,. ,.ar- his hat. ory's wall is as a shrine to which the about our friends in proportion that
soul turns for purification. we love them.
.. t ,.- quit.l, anl difference th- Let us all wear the white carnation
i. the jam that moth- in her honor on Monday,. May 9th.- WORDS TO FREEZE THE SOUL
,, :m wake' Palatkha News. "Your son has consumption. His
S. th,' wreck of time!" ex-1 case is hopeless." These appalling
la,,,'.! Io.w'. a his clock fell from RHEUMATISM i words were spoken to Geo. E. Blev-
'* i -a wino M----ore ens. a leading merchant of Spring-
'i, ..I.-,, try window. More than nine otrt of every ten field, N. C., by two expert doctors-


Lay the jest about the Julep in the
camphor balls at last.
For the miracle has happened, and the
olden days are past!
That which made Milwaukee thirsty
does not foam in Tennessee,
And the lid in old Mississippi is as
tight-locked as can be;
And the comic paper Colonel and his
cronies well may sigh,
For the mint is waving gaily, and the
south is going dry!

By the still-side on the hill-side in
Kentucky all is still,
And the only damp refreshment must
be dipped up from the rill.
Nawtb Ca'lina's stately ruler gives
his soda glass a shove,
And discusses local option with the
So'th Ca'lina guv.
It is useless at the fountain to be
winkful of the eye,
For the cock-tail glas is dusty, and
*the south is going dry!

It is "water, water, everywhere, nor
any drop to drink!"
We no longer hear the music of the
mellow crystal clink;
When the Colonel, and the Major, and
the Gen'ral and the Jedge;
Meet to have a little nip, and to give
their appetites an edge;
For the egg-nog now is nogless, and
the rye has gone awry,
And the punch bowl holds carnations,
for the south is going dry!

All the night-caps now have tassels,
and are worn upon the head!
Not the night-caps that were taken
when nobody went to bed;
And the breeze above the blue-grass
is as solemn as is death,
For it hears no pungent clove-tang on
it sodorific breath;
And each man can walk the chalk-
line when the stars are in the
For the fizz-glass now is fizzless, and
the south is going dry!

Lay th? jest about the julep neathh
the chestnut tree at last,
For there's but one kind of moonshine
and the olden days are past!
The water-wagon rumbles through
the southland on its 'trip,
And it helps no one to drop off to
pick up the driver's whip;
F'or the mint beds now are pastures,
and the corkscrew hangeth
All is still along the hill-side, and the
south is going dry!
Wrong is like the Australian's
boomerang. It makes its circuit, only
to fall at the feet of him who fung
it away.

Port Inglis and vicinity did not es-
cape unscathed from the severe gale
that was general on the west ocast
on Wednesday night of last week.
While the tug Bigelow, Captain Jas.
Berry commanding, weathered the
gale and arrived in port safely, the
British steamship Selma. Captain
North commanding, was not so fortu-
nate. She reached the anchorage
and made fast to her allotted buoy.
During the hegiht of the storm she
raggedd the anchor, and the chains
parting she was driven ashore on
Mangrove flats, where her coal and
ballast had 'to be lightened before she
could be floated from the shallow wa-
ter. The draft of the ship is twelve
feet. The Selma was pulled off her
moorings in the evening of the day
she went aground, but the Zorada,
Capt. A. F. Dewey, is still ashore on
an oyster bar in 'the bar at last ad-
vices.-Crystal River News.

All these practice alarms are turned
in from the lobby of the Royal Opal,
and at the president's bidding little
Miss Valentine ran over and turned
in the alarm The president planned
with Miss Mosier 'to call the club to
order at once. The four strokes had
been silent but five minutes when
Miss Errol Solomon drove the big
Franklin car with her chirnu, .-,--r


Special Cor. Ocala Banner:
Gee! Cupid (the fat little rascal) is
general of a whole army in Los Kiss,
and he i- out-witting us so cunningly
that on Tuesday he tramped out right
under our guns, and, by jove! he had
with him two ext-a hearts, and they
were beating as one.
Thusly it goes: It was one of those
love episodes in which the old folks,
having long forgotten of their court-
ing days, objected. They said it was
because they were too young. 'Twas
an elopement, and the contracting
parties were Miss Marie Valentine,
president of the Just Us Girls Club,
and Capt. Theopolis Heller of the
steamer Ethelton.
Miss Margie Katherine wrote of
the event in full in her morning Los
Kissan, (Thursday) and from her say-
ing it appears that upid had an army
of helpers in the young folks. Listen:
No Court 1 his Morning
The Just Us Girls Club's slate, hang-
ing in front of the City Exchange,
gave out the news of the above head-
ing Wednesday morning, and under
this Pete Button, the Los Kissan's
imp, scrawled, "Cupid is out." And,
you bet, he sure was out, too, and the
parents of the bride were as mad as
Yesterday evening the Lenore ar-
rived home from Washington, D. C.,
and the whole city went down to
The Bends to watch her come in, and
when she was safely docked Lady and
Mr. Aulley were showered with geret-
ings from all sides, and the trim lit-
tle launch was petted lovingly. It
was a merry bunch that greeted the
couple, an( among the merriest and
happiest were a juvenile couple of
this city. They were Pete Button
and Miss Delia Herrington, the
youngest member of the J. U. G.
Club, being only thirteen years old.
Immediately after the Lenore land-
ed this young couple went over her
rails and handed down the "Home,
Sweet Home" signals. and hoisted
signal flags, which roead: "Next!" Sev-
eral of the Los Kissans noticed the
peculiar signal before leaving for up-
town, but no one. as far as we can
learn, said anything J;bout it, except,
little Miss Luise Valentine, the
bride's si- r, ;and a close chum to
Miss Il rrington. This little miss,
while or thlie way home from The'
lends, whispered the news of the
signal hoisted to her sister, and Mr.
Heller overheard it, as 'the little girl
whispered it rather loud.
It was a put-up job by Pete and
his two girl playmates to out-wit the
old folks, and make two hearts glo-
riously nappy. And so a thought
came down suddenly, and little Dan
Cupid danced with glee.
We all knew that Miss Valentine
and Mr. Heller were engaged. Both
Miss Valentine and Mr. Heller are
very rich, so they planned quickly to
elope via the graceful Lenore.
In passing the Court Pharmacy, on
the corner of Figueroa avenue, Miss
Valentine noticed inside her club's
Santa Singerland member, Miss Vir-
ginia Mosier. "Oh! she said to Mr.
Heller, there it Virginia. Come, let
us go in and enjoy a little chat and
a Los Kiss flip."
And while enjoying the "flip" the
plans to elope were formed-Miss Mo-
,!er planning with them.
The Just Us Girls Club. as we all
know ,is called together on special
occasions by the fire bell. "Big
Hamp." A practice fire alarm is turn-
ed in and the big bell strikes four.

No portion of the country has
wiser counsel of itself than the


luring the two years of depression
through which the country has been
passing. For the first time in our
history the south has been well pro-
leced in reserves of money and means
of self-help.
Its financial institutions have dem-
onstrated their capacity to endure a
strain. It is no small credit to the
southern banking interests to have
passed thus far through a dull period
with so few failures and so little dis-
trust on the part of the public.
It has begun to recover from some
of the mistakes of extreme legislation
relating to railroads. The interven-
in-, years have been costly to the pub-
lic and to the carriers. But now com-
promises have been reached or court
decisions yet 'to be heard from have
the questions at issue in hand. The
sobering process has gone far in ad-
vance of court conclusions and has

....... ...... .. .... ........... ... ., called a halt upon ill-calculated legis-
the Mary Lou Divide and down San lat ion.
Annalon and into Figueroa at a forty-' Manwhile southern factories have
mile clip. And flying along the Mary Ien building almost regardless of
Lou Divide and Marion Reserve from the temporary check on manufacturing
St. Helena. Petershurg. Sunday Mluff ,n.erp)ri:,. Southern manufacturing
and Eureka on motorcycles the dis- is less harlpe.red by price agreements,
trict members spewI, skirts flying at ran, therefore all the- freer to put its
the hem riliculously. Another min- ,liotaions at a lvel which will bring
ute found them aboard the big Solo- Imtsiness.
mon elevator. ascending. Finally. s tht.rn agriculture is on
"The marriage shall ihe at .,. p. m., : scurrr financial foundation than
and no later, as it is safst -o hasten -over before. There are still compar-
the event. and the yacht Lenore hall a[iv~,ly fe farmers who are rich, but
sail at once for Jacksonville andol) opn Ithre are niany who are well to do. As
water," ruled Miss Mosier. as soon as they ha'e prospered there has rcre
she could call the club to order, after increased ability to use capital pIrofi-
reaching the girl's (drawing room. tably in the improv-ment of agricul-
"And here comes the preacher, tiral methods, and a wider apprecia-
Rev. Bonmert, and it's almost five ,ion of the problems of marketing
now," piped Pete. their products.-Wall Street Journal.

Tears appeared in Miss Mosier's
dark eyes as she gracefully gave away
the bride, the president, and tears
dimmed each member's eyes for an
instant during 'the solemn event, but
when all was over Cupid overturned

This terrible calamity often hap-
pens because a careless boatman ig-
nores the river's warnings-growing
ripples and faster current. Nature's
w-a fni nq oa kr lfind That Atil11 ,. .ni-


of it! Run! Run! Everybody run!"
The elevator creaked under the
great load, but it descended without
an acicoent.
As tue elevator boy in the Solomon
building kept his elevator up during
the wedding ceremony, the irate pa-
rents had to use the Los Kissan's ele-
vator, and when the young couple and
party were descending, in passing
down through the sixth story, they
caught a glimpse of gray heads in the
elevator opposite ascending.
Safely down, the Lenore's whistles
urged them on faster. At the corner
of Orleans avenue Miss Solomon
quickly swung the auto squarely
across the avenue and blocked traffic
until the couple, now Mr. and Mrs.
Heller, ran up, accomp*"ied by five
.J. U. G. Club membersW-other mem-
bers being unable to k? 'p the pace.
All were "all balled up for an In-
stant. The car skidded and almost
turned around. The policemen were
trying bard to open the way for the
club's auto, not knowing that an
elopement was on the calendar, and
that the beligerants were in the car
at that very instant. Before the auto
fairly started one of the club's mem-
bers glanced back and saw a Rambler
car turn into the Marion Reserve, a
few blocks above, and she declared
,that it contained the parents of the
bride. Chickens and pigeons and
ducks along the avenue scooted; chli,
dren ran out and gazed; street cars
on all lines stopped; dust got up and
rolled; the two cars whizzed by river.
Ten blocks to spare and no time to
lose! Gee! time was precious; The
Ringing gaily her sleigh bells the
L.enore passed out as the Rambler
came up. But not to be out-done, Mr.
and Mrs. Velentine ordered out the
fire-boat Weston, and were in pursuit
in five minutes. They followed the
I.enore as far as Sunday Bluff, then
gave up the chase, as the fire-boat
was no racer against the trim yacht!
When they returned to Los Kiss
about midnight Tuesday they wertl
interviewed by a reporter of this pa-!
per, and they stated that on Wednes-
say a wireless would be sent, and the
message shall read: "Forgiven, if you
stay in Florida."
The message was sent at 1:30 p.
m.. Wednesday. It caught the Le-
nore's wireless instruments while
that little vessel was steaming down
the grand old St. Johns river, oppo-
site Green Cove Springs.
Our imp, Pete, will run the launch
as far as Jacksonville. At that port
Mr. Heller will secure an engineer,
and the newly wedded couple will
steam out of Mayport and down the
Atlantic coast and on around Cape
Sable to Fort Myers.-Los Kiss Cor.
St. Helena Irrigati-Mist.




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the hats now on 'lmplay bhfo as

to-date women. )ho.er a wrd
ture of these artimitr s ms is
only the faintest c-n e(oi atn lo
real beauty and plUeiamste *s
vite the ladies of Marinu a"
cent counties to call aa"d see t-

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I suffered ustoM a-i
troubles. ca

health."-Mrs. Ewrr Do-*
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who suffer fromom o ewIt
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suffering women owe It bo
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. I


U' y,~Y ~

or the State
t9 L Ausmtne
a WM t Ier morn,
b Ki4red the boat
the Illbg of the
Swmdas Wnestled, warm
ft the hares were decor-

t *WEaster lights Into
Of the rainbow radiated
WWy shrub and flower, and
U', strV In enterprise and
Momor had trembled at
*ehest treasure sharing
dMweanalth to military fame).
Mf the weight of years this
6040 with the little Spanish
N o eal shore new hopes were
WIF lorida, will my youth re-
PIa" @bow to me the
I my sink this weight of
pe I bear;
M y tIn this Easter land of beau-
IN"t-of youth Is hid away
S de sot wild and verdant
la t regtos unexplored they
her to test each stream as on
they wVade'r
geakia where the magic wa-
"M saw.
*d LaS! Thou one of many mil-
The sek la t ain to know and un-
Oial AA iod o mark out a path
O way that seemeth right unto
a Ma." 0
oa- where weary men are ever
It does not flow from depths of
ea rthly a;
Iti=nt of Youth Is hid within thy
A&e, deep within thy heart 'tis hid
ure the resurrected life abid-
f here that Youth eternal each
my know;
rV ly, tUs an Easter land of beau-
We kipim where the living wa-
um Sow,
Sad It! Then be passive and
,re eptive.
W *e talth Is active, be thous still,
m drest;
sna the waters of the Living
S ro-tala
WE ow like healing rivers from
thy breast.
bbbmaPla. F


(Wruites especially for the State
la ttl U of the St. Augustine
"a lbetmtag of the twentieth cen-
6y vwas heralded by many prophe-
49f p niI that termed "The New
lIl g le.- It was a" though the whole
ggtU had sMddenly awakened and
sm a mew species of woman; she
l WgM grvely dissected and discussed
SaJ v nmmner of brilliant things
expected of her.
w not,. however, with the be-
Srta of the century that woman be-
to l make her influence felt in the
4dd. "Tbe're's always a woman in
I" is a truism as old as me Eden

a We speak of the new woman and of
1-*' widenedd sphere as though
W y were new things, but ever since
OW little transaction in apples in the
1 J4ram of Eden in the beginning of
hws wIman ha s.hared- -ian's -tiv-



was to become a reproach, and an un-
married woma'a spinsterhood was re-
ferred to under one's breath. That
any woman should have chosen to re-
main single was an idea incredulous-
ly scored at by old and young.
There to today not a new species of
woman, but a new breed of old maids
-women who have considered and

who have chosen between carving'
their own ways through the world and
entrusting their lives and futures to
another's keeping.
The emancipation of woman from
this belief has marked the beginning
of a new era for woman. The single
state is no longer a terror, rather it
is alluring to woman. Emancipated
from domestic cares and responsibili-
ties that generation after generation
have destroyed her usefulness for all
other work in the world, and- emanci-
pated from the thrall of narrow con-
ventionalities, bravely assuming an
equal share of man's work and look-
ing for man's recompense, the woman
of today is blazing out a way for the
woman of the future that should lead
to greater things.
Whetner she will take advantage
of her opportunities or not is an un-
solved problem. Woman has always
been a spendthrift of opportunity.
Ah! wasteful woman! She who may
on her own sweet self set her own
price, knowing he cannot choose but
pay. How she has cheapened Para-

"How given for nought her priceless
How spoiled the bread and spilled
the wine.
Which spent with due respective
Had made brutes men-and men
In the realm of literature, science
and art, and in the business life of
the world, woman is taking her place
and is filling it with credit. Another
generation, in altered environment
and unhampered by the trammeling
traditions of her ancestors, should ac-
complish much, but whether her
achievements will be a recompense
for the tenderer, more sacred ties,
whether the rewards she gathers from
the world will satisfy her nature as
does the prattle of children and the
love of husband is a question each
woman's heart must answer.


Spokane, Wash, April 1.-Delegates
from the southern states to the meet-
ing of the National Irrigation Con-
gress in Spokane the second week in
August will make a concerted effort
to have the 18th session of the organ-
ization take place somewhere in the
James Cosgrove of Charleston, S.
C., secretary of the sanitary and
drainage commission for Charleston
county, intimates this in a letter to
Arthur Hooker ,secretary of the local
board of control of the 17th congress.
He says:
"I would like to have you think over
the proposition to have the sessions
after the Spokane meeting somewhere
in the south. Personally, I believe
Charleston would be the right place.
and I have no doubt that our people
would arrange to entertain the dele-
gates royally."
Mr. ('osgrove says that it will be
a pleasure for him and the residents

t &d responsibility in the affairs of otf Charleston to take up with theirI
S worM. 'representatives in congress the mat-1
AS" anti as. ago women sat in ,'1r of Inc invitation to the president I
hig placE aindl held the reins of gov-to al tendt li congrI'ess in Spokane.,
atht -hdon I the ages their famlne al'liTng
eg undinimed-. the Queen of She- "'I trust we will he abhe no have'
f.t In hrT barbaric splendor. (*.-o- '*sidont Taft attend the sessions, as
lm ra In h.r- mlacnifilent heauly and I r.comgiize it will be of in-.s-,imable
apl divsr-.:ard ot conventionality. bhel'fit to all who attend to have hinl
bodlan in hr ,hrall two of the world's ,,li -Jr in a.ircss.
lpa-tr.. Klizalwth ,of K:ngland. whose R-Izarding the reference to having
Mater nini.1 and breadth of though-, the 11 'congru'ss in the south., Mr.
Made her r-lgn on- of splendid at- Hooher sai'l:
argnat Victoria. of our own age. "Thi. lIroposition submitted by Mr.
ignowedl atinong thef rulers of Brit- ('osgrove is a novel and anll atractivte
81. one and if fornially presented to the
THer-. as io walk of life that wo- congress h our southern friends. I
aa has not invaded and left her im- ani of thhe oplniou that the delegates
viv upon FK4-n on bloody battle- would .gi'e it every consid eration.."
dofs the Amazonus have given evi-
at of woman*s prowess In 'the arts SUMTER'S COUNTY SITE
49 war as well at. in the arts of peace. At Sunter county's county site pri-
Ss a in the preset haswo-mary Tuesday between Webster.
Sg. as a class. so deliberately turn- Bushnell. Coleman and Wildwood. the
i her hback upon the old moorings former won, and these will run
rt4 si tl so gallantly upon the against each other in a second pri-
'mAm turbulent sea. nary, the winner then to go into an
Oft a backward over the world's election with Sunrterville. No elec-
M~lry. the fact that women's names tion in years has attracted greater in-
jaw aut ti isolated instances to mark terest in Sumter county. When the
&W ataWevembe'ta gives evidence of agitation for the removal of the coun-
ma's fatlutr to accomplish lasting ty site from Sumterville began there
oseuhe of tbe beaten paths of were several contestants for the hon-
aM d m haerbood. Woman in or, and it was seen that with such a
o l world a"d In Public life, divided sentiment there would be no
. Ma 00 to make good. We chance to change thete. The plan


We glean the following words from
a splendid report sent out by the so-
clety in the Congregational church in
Jacksonville: "Our prayer meetings
are becoming more interesting and
i the attendance is very good indeed.
At nearly every meeting since the
first of October we have had some-
thing especial in the way of music;
and we feel very grateful to the rem-
bers of the choir and these who have
so kindly lent us their assistance. We
have also purchased new song books
for use in our meetings, and have ta-
ken a church coupon book subscribing
fifty cents a Sunday for the -ijpport
of the churchl"
One of the most beautiful tributes
heard for a long while came in a let-
ter from an Endeavor friend recent-
ly. In speaking of another worker
the writer said: "She has done more
to encourage me than any person liv-
ing." Who of us would not wish to
deserve such words said of our influ-
ence over others? It is well worth
trying for by each of us.
The call for prayer and fasting by
ardnet temperance workers, on April
11th. comes from the State W. C. T.
U. leader, Miss Minnie E. Neal. But
prayer and fasting will amount to
very little is there is decisive work
we could do and it does not get done.
We will not deserve living in a "Flor-
ida for Christ" and upright, moral
states unless we do all we can to has-
ten such results.
The following bulletin will shortly
be issued from our office, and should
be carefully noted by those interested
in Christian Endeavor:
"Dear Workers in Our Young Peo-
ple's Societies-Today, April 1, ends
the official Endeavor year. Our State
Union is now twenty-one years old,
and I have been its secretary eight of
these years. For the fourth time an-
nual certificate blanks are being sent
you. Each year we have varied the
plan somewhat, but the leading
thought has continued the same,


(Written for the Ocala Banner.)
O'er life's trackless, arid prairie,
Once I wandered, soulless, dreary,
With a heart bowed down and weary,
And the winds did mourn and weep.

While my brain, almost demented,
In which seethed and boiled, ferment-
Thoughts of sins-sins unrepented,
In black despair my soul did steep.
I cried aloud, with anguish madden-
I craved relief, nor surcease gladden-
My life by thoughtless actions sad-
And heart so full of bitter woe.
I raised my voice, from heaven im-
Relief. but heaven my prayer ignor-
Hurled back my plea, and conscience
Drew sweat from every pore.
I changed my prayer, to hell. the
I cried, come, let us riot, revel;
Tear down restraint, old ideals level,
And put the world on hell's low

A voice came to me, soothing tremb-
And I my anger wild, dissembling,
Asked, who dare come? Who's here
To scoff at my petition vain?
Then fell that voice like balm trom
Oh, cease thy blasphemy, all's forgiv-
By Him in whose dear hands were
The cruel nails on Calvary's cross.
I heard, and tears my eyes o'erflow-
Called my poor heart, my hopes re-
And peace within that heart bestow-
A soul was found tbat had been
Port Inglis, Fla.. March, 1909.


Third Assistant Postmaster General
Replies to Stamped Envelope


r Sal<

Now Going On


On Display at




White Envelopes 2 cents per Package

Large Office Envelopes 4 cents per Package

Foolscap Writing Paper 5 cents per Quire

F. P.


namely: Increase in numbers, pro- That the postoffice department is .T
gress in work-along both old and new unjustly encroaching on the rights of A e J-J1
lines, and most important of all, the job printing establishments THE JEW ELER
growth in spiritual life. Last year throughout the United States is the
thirty-five societies out of fifty-three universal cry of the job printers. OCALA FLORIDA
in the State Union filled out their re- That it is a just complaint is not de-
port blanks and won certificates. Ex- nied by the department, according to ,
actly 104 stars adorned the thirty-five a letter sent to W. C. Black, editor of
certificates. Let us have more socie- the Union Labor Journal at Washing- i A
ties receiving recognition and more ton. Pa., from A. L. Lawshe, third as- Mc Milla n r w .
stars rewarded for this year than in sistant postmaster general.
the past twelve months. Answer all Mr. Black sent a letter to the de- Southern Copper W orks
the questions of the report blanks apartment complaining about the kill- Southern Copper W orks
that you can. Send one copy to me ing off of the business in special re-
by April 10, and keep the duplicate quest stamped envelopes. M anutacturers Ot Turpentine OiUlls
report on file for your society." Replying to Mr. Black, Mr. Lawshe
At Jacksonville records showed a wrote: a en al M t l W
small loss in societies and members. As a practical printer, I sympathize and G general M etal W workers.
I hope it will be the reverse for Tam- with the publisher and printer whose
pa. The year now ending has been business is encroached upon, but as Old Stills taken in eYchange for new ones. Patching
one of faithful endeavoring Dy almost a public official, I am bound to con-
duct the public business in such man- through the country a specialty. Orders by mail or
all our societies. The district secre- ner as to produce the greatest good to wire will receive prompt attention at either of the
tries have been kind and painstak- the greatest number. following works *
ing. They have just sent you report As a matter of fact, there is hardly
blanks for the fourth quarter ending a public function performed by the FAYETTEVILLE N. C. SAVAINAM, M
postoffice department which does not
today. Please return them promptly, encroach in some manner upon some
for unless you do this we cannot make private interest. The business of the JACKSONVILLE. FLA 8011EI t ALA
creditable annual reports for the con- l)ostoffice department is necessarily _________NNW____________
paternal in character. By some it is
vention, and they are expected of both pronounced a sort of state socialism,
district and state secretaries, and justified as such on the groundR N ISH Y O U R H O M
It promises to be a splendid 'time that it is for the purpose, as stated, HM
in Tampa April 20-22. How many are of bringing the greatest good to the
from ach of the seven distrisgreatest number. The fact that 'the, ----- AT-
going from each of the seven districts department necessarily enters into-
and one territory? Just to meet and competition with private agencies M C IV E R & M A C K A Y
hear D)r. ('lark will be well worth the brings upon it protests and opposition CIV 1E &| A CK A Y S
trip. Write to Miss Es!elle Jones. from m any sources. M
The proposed, rural parcel post sys-
:1.1 Seventh avenue. 1the na mes and ten is oqII)s('(l 0o certain business in- i
injniber of (d.'legaies and( on which tr'.st s as n n;ill roachment upon the-ir Our splendid new stock is now here. ani we anit. t1e
.rain .or boat tIh-v are to arrive in rights and priviii-.:-,s. Other inter- public to call and inspect it. There is no liner in thim m-Cti T Entertainment is freo. s "opo., ',, f foreignn and doniestic will compare with our late styles. high ,1ualitv and, Ilow ir..-.
TRilroa.: ritea of one ann one-haI re,.l po', 1, tr lik. rasons. Of course we could not begin to Pnunmtrate in 'letai| outr t lo
Railroads r:, (f,,- ol n < a1,1-had "rhi printirz,. however, is not ,lone but we would call your attention to th. foll,,win partial I- f
fa1'. Ius nt 'i 1ad. ih af i ha e olit. l rllindl i l' ole( ;utes. e -" stir-01i !i \. ,IIf)t : i- fh)' 'y 1 i-
to t.t a ce.rti!i(alet w hen you m y y "ur ', .l :: l a.rl'go*, f *or 1' of p< 'i t rs,a'.,
t ickt.i Ji hh only d(lifter.i.-o wt,:\n ,!, piai'- a U G S m U 1
Presilci iT \iiard is uniking tho tict. o !:is corporaltio ln lanld los. o !'
program. anid it will be a good one. in ( : l. a ati .Wilton Seamless Art Squares-All in ;ute Art Squares--9 12. oly $10
Tlhe societies v which have not paidl at a small profit. i 1hag it ,i.s the latest designs, all sizes, $40 to! Cotton and Wool Art Squar.e--M to
their f-ull assessments for expenses of its orh.irs front h' t ,h bli t !roig ..$50. $20.
lie State Il1nion should delay no long- the os'otffi'- ,ltpar;rn IrIT ijnsI,:(d 4of Axminister Art Squares-In many Ten Wire Tapestry ar~sse A t
or iln stl(ding such remittances to directly tlyroi tho (" ,l I5':'r. Ind t 1 -1is pretty designs, $20 to $35. Squares--$I18 to $25
Tr('asur;r,,\V. F. }ia;\h'.'. (rAoro pro('ediir. is solely npth. thre depart-
Treasurer. F. I aey., (ilmoro'. lt ay throis w ro,-ev a'. '*;ats Wool Fibre and Fibre Art Squares- All Wool Granite eruse.** A
F'.xpl-ciing to gret.t many of you in aroMunI th. 1lprodlucotin of its )jo.iage Only $12. Squares--. to $14.
Ilpa .i aId with wishes for many st:uijl.. ,nfd s,,r, a pT(!,er aecount- Imperial Smyrna Art Squares-422 to Japanese Matting Art Squar*.-4L
good things in lhe flio ew ye for you hilgr t .he ld r,, 'iv's $45. (We are Ocala agents for Small Rugs to match all of the .
all. In '. fellows. many ltelrs (o rling is policy these goods). at reasonable price.
Your friend. with rl-spe'r (to r.tturn envr leope ., it.
(;RACE A. TOWNSENDI), also receives many protests. which
State Secretary. con m ainly from country printers China Dinner Sets, $10.00 to $125.00. Ten ce It
ntrla n Fla.. April 199. and publishers. With a view to
ah Fla, April, 1909. changing the policy in a tanner Sets, $4.00 to $25.00. Big line of China and PorcehAr
which it is believed would at the same Dinner Sets in all of the Latest Patterns.
GOSPEL TRUTH WELL TOLD time benefit the country printer and
the postal service, I recommended in
The Jeffersontan does not expect my last annual report a new method We have just added 5000 feet of floor space and w e w r* bW
any considerable change in mission of procedure. than ever prepared to display our beautiful line of turitur* We tl t
methods. Too many people are in- This schedule provides a method the near future also add a complete line of Hardware.
terested in keeping the system what whereby the consumer can get what
it is. But we have no apologies to he wants through his own printer. It Excusive Ocala agents for Allwin Go Carts. all cir$ St
make for saying that it is unscriptural will be possible to produce and deliv- cala agent for Allwi G Cart ll .
and unnatural to be giving to the er envelopes at a cost hardly more
children of the heathen the blessed than that which a private consumer We are closing out our Standard sewing Machano. ,,,
advantages for which our own little now pays, at the same time affording few we now have on hand will be sold below het.
ones beg In vain-The Jeffersonian. a reasonable profit to the printer af-e now have on ha blow
We head the above extract, "Goe- ter he has paid transportation charg-




Edison Amberol


Are for sale here. They can be used upon
your Edison Phonograph by means of a
gear attachment, which we can put on
Come in and let us explain about it, and
hear the Records. We also carry full line of


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p OW. Oea mewr:
As *evldmee of the mterial pros-
pertty ofma tower, t is not a vs.
ast store or reOidence to be had,
aod me steplate4d dwelling is en-
gard l advance of erection
The Preach mlaes have shut down
for thirty days or more, it is bald.
whik throws 125 me out of employ-
The residenae of Dr. Eaton Undner,
aim the Methodist pasaonage, was en-
tered by thieves oa Monday night,
with so greater loi than food to the
Dr. tea Ladear, In keeping with
the prew'esive spirit of the day, is
PrUi his pmressioe in an auto-
A doses or more of our young folks
Siyed last week what is commonly
cated a "straw rde." which was so
peast a to suggest a repetition of
tee ease th week.
Mrs. K. H. Swala, a former resident
of Atheoay. but now of Muncie. Indt-
ma. in spemdng some time with rela-
Uvs d frtMends at this place.
A white 'vkt, till in his prison
arb. ha been seen by some of our
dtMw sulkdng around the outskirts
of e-l teon.
The weat warm days have put new
Wie tbe vegetation, which now as-
m a bMeathy green hue, and great-
ly buermM the promise of a fine
of vegetables.
item present Ildications there will
I* musally arge oat crop gath-

Larug. well matured Irish potatoes
-m ew benta used by some of our

Rt wil be but a few days until beans
vi be movrta from here to northern

*im Bessle Graham will entertain
the ehblren of her private school at
b r reaidese on Saturday afternoon
with a egg hunt, and the freedom of
the bg mulberry tree. loaded with
nrMtM fruit that grows in the yard.




To the Editor Ocala Banner:
A very nice social at the home of
Mr E 8. 8miau was held last Satur-

day evening. Among those present V
were Mr William Edwards, Miss Tay-
ltr and Mr. and Mrs. L. K. Edwards
of Irvi-.'; Messrs. Robert and Clar-
ewe Ch(itty and Messrs. Drew and
Reacos Mathews of Flemington; Miss
Edna Gatrell. Mr. B. B. Johnson. Mr.
A J Mclaughlin. Miss Bessie Carter.
Mr S W. Yongue. Mr. W. R. Simpson
and Masters Weni and Angus Carter
of Pairled
Mrs fmith was assisted by her
htier. Miss Gertrude. in receiving
A very nice time was had for two
or thbre hours. after which the com-
puan went to Captain J. H. Carter's
meston sad indulged in some beau-
t*ul iiutrunwatal music, consisting of
piano. guitar. mandolin and harmon-
tea. and many hearts were happy.
Mrs H. W. Tate spent the past
week with friends in Ocala. Mrs.
taie reports a splendid visit.


S 'eial Cor Ocala Banner:
Mr Milton Carnahan and family
and Mr and Mrs. Go"s left on Sun-
day for ensMSh Ianta
Mr K A. Mother and Mr. C. A. Mil-
atr have been engaged in the bee-
bimeus lately. They cut down a
**b*e-tree" ti this section, then cut
oe a taoge section of the tree, which

less men generally claim that it has
>een the best season for a number
)f years.
Mrs. George Porter. formerly a res-
dent of Mclntosh, but now of Ha-
vana. Fla.. with her three children, is
making her sister, Mrs. James Murrel,
a visit. Mrs. Porter's many friends
are glad to see her.
Mrs. Hanley is visiting her sister-
in-law, Mrs. Bettie Dorsey.
Mrs. Dorsey expects to sell out her
household effects on the 25th, and
will then return to her old home at
Mt. Sterling, Ky. Mrs. Dorsey has
made many friends in McIntosh, and
they regret very much that she has
determined to leave.
Louise Bouvier returned home yes-
terday. after making a visit of two
weeks to her grandparents. Dr. and
Mrs. W. M. Richardson.


Special Cor. Ocaal Banner:
It pains to speak of our friends
leaving. In the fall we hope to say
that they have returned.
Mrs. Cramer and friends left for
St. Petersburg Sunday.
Monday Mr. Rice, who had been
spending the winter at the Gale Inn,
left for St. Augustine.
Tuesday, Dr. Merchant, who was at
Gale's' also, left for his home in
Rhode Island.
Rev. J. J. Thompson and Mr. Bry-
ant drove to Ocala yesterday.
Our town is quieting down.
There will be a school picnic ati
Lake Weir on Friday. The town is

Many in Ocala Are Being Thoroughly
Purified by Mi-o-na, the Guaran-
teed Cure for Indigestion
People of Ocala who suffer from
dyspepsia and other stomach trout
bles are getting tired of taking pre



Special Cor. Ocala Banner:
Mrs. Rogers and daughter-in-law
of Wisconsin are visiting Mr. and
Mrs. Joe Wolfenden. Mrs. Rogers,
Sr., was a schoolmate of Mrs. Wol-
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Griggs of At-
lanta, also Mr. and Mrs. Will Rich-
aid on are visiting relatives at Ev-
inston and Micanopy Junction.
Lettuce, peas, cabbage and eggs
are being shipped in considerable
quantities from Evinston.
Beans and young chickens are be-
ginning to go out, too.
Mr. and Mrs. John D. Gibson, who
came to Florida to spend three or
four months, were called by telegram
to Cincinnati to Mrs. Gibsons father,
Mr. Thomas Gibson. He died, how-
ever, before they reached him. Mr.
and Mrs Gibson were very much
pleased with Florida, and hope to re-
turn next winter to enjoy our delight-
ful climate. *
Mr. and Mrs. LeRoy Waite left yes-
terday for their home in South Flor-
ida, after spending two weeks very
pleasantly with Mrs. Waite's parents.,
Mr. and Mrs. A. L. McRae. Mrs.
Waite lived in this neighborhood for
several years previous to her mar-
riage, and for one year taught in the
McIntosh high school. She has many
warm fiends here who gave her a
hearty welcome when she came to
Mr. James P. Richardson returned
home last Sunday from West Palm
Beach, where he opened up a whole-
sale and retail produce business in
November and continued in it until
April 1st. He had a very good sea-
son's business. He says that busi-






rouer and C. C. Curry.
The following justices of the
filed their reports of fines and
imposed as follows:




ttey transported to Mr. Miller's yard parations containing pepsin, because
snd at it' up The bees continued to pepsin simply digests the food artifi-
weT f ntil lately. when their hive was cially Pepsin relieves, it never cures.
opened sad quite a quantity of fine And remember, pepsin only digests
be was extracted. animal food; it has no effect on
Mr B B Ricker. who has been a starchy food, such as potatoes, rice,
rasidest of South Lake Weir for niany bread, etc.
years. holding the positions of post- Mi-o-na cleanses and purifies the
t eter and station agent, left for stomach and bowels, and tones up
Jacksoville on Friday, where she and puts energy into the stomach
00 bereafter reside. Mrs. Ricker has walls, so that they properly mix the
NbM a cek house in Jacksonville. in food with the natural digestive juices
left she and her son. Ernest, who of the stomach.
htms a efponsible government posi- Mio-na tablets quickly arouse the
ti. will esde* Mrs. Ricker will be stomach from its inaction, and in a
e missed in South Lake Weir. and few days it is able to do its work
ware rry to have her leave us. but .easily and without exertion. There
w eartily wish her much joy and will be no more sour stomach, fer-
bpines sin her new home. mentation of food, dizziness, sick
Mus Phorwald Peterson lately re- headache, belching of gas, or foul
Wu4 from lAesburg, at which place breath.
A and her little daughter. Olive. had Mi-o-na only costs 50 cents a large
-n 1eor a few days box, and is guaranteed by the Postof-
Or uad Mrs. Costes. formerly res- fice Drugstore to cure dyspepsia, sea
W-Ma of Stanton. have been for a or car sickness, vomiting of pregnan-
hait time at the Pleasant Hills cy. and stomach sickness resulting
b- e Mr (onSeI led our C. E. meet- from over-indulgence of the night be-
Weg oi SMwday. whbch was very en- fore, or money back.
un to all present essekac.htrsicknlyatardd shrdlu rlu
4 r C A. Miller and Miss Elizabeth _.
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McClaren.. ....
Hopkins ......
Lyles .. ......
Yongue.. .. ..
Curry.. .......
Turnipseed.. ..
Veal .. .. ......

os. Bell. county judge
1. S. Shortridge. J. P.

.$ 25.00


E. L. Carney, tax collector,


Ir. Henry Cleveland Williams. for- tii
'ly of this city, and better known of
his friends as "Cleve" Williams, co
Miss Mamie E. Waters were mar-:18

Grower for postage in mailing out the
copies of the paper to non-residents,
amounting to $16.35, was ordered
paid, and a warrant for an additional
500 copies of said paper was ordered
drawn for $505 in payment for same.
The city marshal, having called the
attention of the board to the improper
use of firearms by Tom Wishart, it
was upon motion ordered that the li-
cense granted him to carry a gun be
and the same is revoked and the
clerk ordered to notify him, the said
Wishart, of such action.
Upon motion it was ordered that a
warrant be drawn in favor of the
clerk of this board for $225 for the
purpose of paying 'the road hands
working under Overseer Lucius, to be
paid under resolution heretofore made
by the board.
Doctors Hood and Newsom and Mr.
T. T. Munroe appeared before the
board with reference to one of the in-
mates of the poor farm, which the
board was anxious to have placed in
the hospital. The gentlemen stated
that it was not practiacble nor eco-
nomical to take the inmate to the hos-
pital. Dr..Newsom stated further that
to operate upon the negro. Bird, in
the poor farm for the purpose of re-
storing his sight, that the doctors
would give the county 'the benefit of
one-half off their minimum fees charg-
ed, which would be $100, and in case
the operation did not succeed in giv-
ing the patient sight, that the charge
would be $50 only. The patient hav-
ing protested against the operation
being made. the board referred the
same to Commissioner Mathews, re-
questing the said commissioner to
give the patient the option of having
the operation performed or to remove
himself from the hospital to some oth-
er place of abode and that a donation
will be made for his benefit of $3 per
month for his maintenance.
A letter from G. A. Waterman, sec-
retary, was filed for information.
Edward Bell was granted a permit
to the poor farm.
The clerk of tl'e board submiiteo
his pay roll and witness checks for
the payment of the road work under
Road Overseer Lucius, amounting to
$231.75, which report was examined
Dy the board and approved.
The following justices of the peace
made their reports, showing no busi-
ness for the month of March: J. K.
1 fixson. Alexander Wynne, D. R. Zet-









$ 10.!
filed h




report of poll taxes collected for
month hof March as follows:
Regulars. $910; extra, $135. Total,
E. L. Carney. tax collector, made
the following report of licenses col-
lected during the month:
Licenses collected for state. $123:
county. $68.50.
The board upon motion elected the
firm of Hocker and Duval as their at-
torneys for 'the ensuing year. under
the same arrangements made with
Mr. Hocker for the past year.
There being no further business,
the board adjourned until their next
regular meeting.
GEO. MACKAY. Chairman.
S. T. SISTRUNK. Clerk.

The three Roberts boys. James,
Plene and Allen, who were arrested
several days ago in connection with
the Dunnellon robberies, were releas-
ed on bonds of $500 each and return-
ed home. Their trial has been set for

next Tuesday in Judge Bell's court.




ried at the court louse shortly be- I
fore one o'clock Wednesday,, Judge
Joseph Bell performing the marriage
ceremony in his oqce.
Mr. Williams and Miss Waters, ac-
companied by the latter's mother and
their friends, Miss Hollinsworth and
Mr. Crewe, came up to Ocala from
Dunnellon on the noon train. They
were joined by the groom's brother,
Mr. Charles Williams, who works for
Messrs. Mclver & MacKay, and pro-
ceeded at once to the court house,
where the license was secured and
the ceremony performed.
Mr. and Mrs. Williams left on the
afternoon train for Jacksonville,
where they will spend a week with
the groom's parents, Mr. and Mrs. J.
W. Williams, after which they will re-
turn to their home at Dunnellon.
The young groom lived in Ocala
for some years, being a valued em-
ploye of the Ocala Foundry, but for
the past year or more has been with
the Dunnellon Phosphate Company.
He is a young man of agreeable man-
ners and excellent qualifications, and
the young lady of his choice is the
young daughter of Mr and Mrs. J. E.
Waters of the Phosphate City. Their
friends all learn with surprise and
pleasure of their marriage, and will
wish them every happiness.
Mrs. Waters, Miss Hollinsworth and
Mr. Crewe returned to Dunnellon on
the afternoon train.

eal estate in Marion county, Florida, Under and by virtue of a final d,- Robert E Flinn lI14
>wit: cree rendered on the 1st day of April. __
Com 13 chs southeast and 50 deg A. D., 1909, by the Honorable W. S.
0 min east 58.57 cbs from southwest Bullock. judge of the htfth judicial cir- NOTICE
er Thos. Clark grant, thence north cuit of the stat,, Florida, in and -
5 deg, 30 min, east 21.86 chs, east for Marion coi:niy. iii chancery, in a In the Circuit Court of the rifth Al
.60 chs, north 43 deg, 30 min, east certain cause ilrn in pending where- cial Circuit of rioridla. In sad
.24 chs. south 40 deg, 30 min, east in Citizeo i r,n'.- ,of Leesburg is com- Marion County-In (Caawryw
1.24 chs, south 49 deg, 31 min, west ".a:!: andl Albert W. Smith and Wm. J. Crosby. ('oinplatawt. vs
1.28 chs, north 40 deg, 30 min, wes t 'y E. Smith are defendants, I. the E. Watts. et al. Def*e t-f--
3 links, north 49 deg, 31 min, wpst idersigned(i special master, named for Constructive Servcre
.49 chs, nr- h 40 deg, 31 min. wes.: -:1 appointed therein to execute said It is ordered that thed 4 4
5 links, north 50 deg, east 9.77 chs. decree, will, on herein named. to-wit JobsR t. W f
north 40 deg. 31 min, west 10 chs, Monday, the Third Day of May, .A be and he is hereby reqrred to
outh 50 deg ,west 10 chs. south 401 D. 1909, pear to the bill of complalt @-W4d
eg, 31 min, east 10.95 chs, south 49 between the hours of eleven a. m., this cause on or before
eg, '31 min, west 10 chs, north 40 and two p. m., in front of the south Monday, the 19th Day ef Apvr*, "
eg. 31 min. east 6.13 chs to p. o. b.- door of the court house in Ocala. It is further ordered tihs a eWOf
0 acres. Florida, offer an expose for sale, this order be published o e a 1
Also beginning 6 chs south of north- and will sell to t. e highest abd best for eight consecutive wwo Is to
rest corner of east half of northwest bidder, for cash. the mortgaged prop- Ocala Banner. a newspaper p 'ebl
Quarter of sec 34, tp 12, s. r 22, e, from erty therein described, to-wit: One in said county and state
hence south 34 chs. thence east 20 steam well-drilling machine (4 horse This 18th day of February. 1906
-hs, thence north 26 chs, thence north power) mounted on a 4-wheel truck, S T SISTTi'
;7 deg, 09 min, west 21 57-100 chs to together with all of the tools and fix- Clerk Circuit Court. Mari"e0 o .0
point of beginning, tures now in use for operating the 0. T. GREEN.
Also northeast quarter of southwest same and belonging to it, including Complainant's Solicitor ,0
quarter, sec 36, tp 12, s. r 22, e. wrenches, drills, rope and other appli- - ----
Also beginning 2.62 chs east of dances. or so much thereof as may be NOTICE OF ANNUAL R*TU"
southwest corner of northeast quar- necessary to satisfy said decree and
er of northwest quarter, sec 28. tp costs. L. W. DUVAL, Notice is hereby gives that thel Q
12 s, r 22 e, thence north 6.37chs, east J. B. GAINES. Special Master. designed. as executors of the IM
10 chs. south 10 chs, west 10 chs. Solicitor for Complainant. 4-2 will and testament cf T C 11t1
north 3.63 chs to point of beginning deceased, will on the
Also lot 15 of C.. J. Allred's survey NOTICE 14th Day of Atpil. H1.
of G. I. F. Clarke grant, tp 12 s, r 22 e. Of Application for Ler to Sell Mi- present our accounts mad vow:.frs t
Also lot 11 of C. J. Allred's survey nor's Lan-. Hon. Joseph Bell. as judge of p7e1
of G. I. F. Clarke grant. to 12 s, r 22 e. Notice is hereby given that on the of Marion county, Florida. at bi 06
Also beginning 20 chs west of 7th day of April. A. D. 1909, I will ap- fice In Ocala. and will Fmae r a,
southeast corner of lot 22, C. J. All- ply to Honorable Joseph H. Bell, nual returns as such executor
red's survey of G. I. F. Clarke grant, county judge in and for Marion coun- This February 11. 1909
in tp 12 s. r22 e. thence south 20 chs, ty. state of Florida, at his office in SYDNEY J BOWIS.
thence west 5 chs. north 20 chs, east Ocala, Florida, in said county, for an w.. g. BINCIAIRL
5 chs to point of beginning-10 acres. order authorizing me, as guardian of As Executors of Last Will and T4151
Sold to satisfy said execution and the minor heirs of the estate of C. D. ment. T. C. Etheridge. DeCead-
all costs. Bogert, deceased, to sell at private 1-12-1m
JOHN P. GALLOWAY. :,ale the following property belonging ......
Sheriff Marion County, Fla. to said estate, to-wit: Lots 16, 17, 18, NOTICE
0. T. GREEN. 19. 20, 21 and 22, in block 109. and lot Of Application for Tax De1d I',u
Plaintiff's Attorney. 4-2. 2 in block 116. as found on plat of Section s of Chapter 4It8 laws
town of Belleview, Marion county, of Florida
NOTICE FOR PUBLICATION Florida, on plat book 72, filed at the Notice Is hereb givdn a b A
office of the county clerk at Ocala, Notice sr her by a "ivln that. A
Department of the Interior, Florida; together with all appurten- Gill54. dpurchater otf tax tiof
U. S. Land Office at Gainesville, Fla. ances, hereditaments, and movable 1906. has filed atd certla nate I NM
March 6, 1909. property of any kind whatsoever. 1906. has filet said eteSt- Z
Notice is hereby given that William Said lands belonging to the estate office, and has made a ppler 0e
Scott of Kendrick, Florida. who, on of the said C. D. Bogert. deceased, to tax deed to issueatn tate e
December 30. 1901, made homestead be sold for the best int'-est of said lawo. Said certifiCste ry eaMs
entry No. 31256. (serial number minor heirs. following describedproty pey
01900) for northwest quarter of south- This 2nd day of March, 1909. .in Marion couMhy. Ot S WS-:
east quarter, section 33. township 14, L. LEGRAND HOPKINS, W et n hal ofnotw3 arT1.
south, range 21, east, Tallahassee me- 3-5-5t. Guardian. tion township d land b ot
ridian, has filed notice of intention to -- at the date of the tben f _
make final five year proof to estab- NOTICE certificate in the nawi of
lish claim to the land above describ- Brown. i nlesi aid certl eto
ed, before the clerk of the circuit In the Circuit Court of the Fifth Judi- be redeemed according to t&w. 1-
court at Ocala, Florida, on the 15th cial Circuit of Florida, in and for deed will issue theredo on the ,3rd
day of April, 1909. Marion County-In Chancery. of May. A. D. 1909.
Claimant names as witnesses: Wade Howell. Complainant vs. Ter- Witness my offclAal As.atD.1
Simon Washington oe Kendrick, ressa Howell, Defendant.-Order scal this the 27th day of March. A. I
Florida. for Constructive Service. 1909. 8. T SITRTICM.
Daniel Green of Kendrick, Florida. It is ordered that the defendant Clerk Circuit Court. Marto Co.
Perry Edwards of Kendrick. FlIr- herein named, to-wit: Terressa How- 4.2.
ida. ell, be and she is hereby required to ---
Dan Daniel of Kendrick, Florida. appear to the bill of complaint filed In NOTICE
HENRY S. CHUBB, this cause on or before of Application for Tai Dea d r
3-12 Register. Monday, the 12th Day of April, 1909. ApSection of Chapter 4T Deed w
-- It is further ordered that a copy of io 8 of Cpt 4 .
NOTICE this order be published once a week. ot l ,
IP the Circuit Court of the Fifth Ju- for eight (8) consecutive weeks in! Notice is hereby gf ies that
dicial Circuit of Florida, in and for, the Ocala Banner. a newspaper pub- Dudley, purchaser of tax esl'n5
Marion County-In Chancery. liished in said county and state. No. 1, Town of Belleview. dn4ed 3
James Lanier, Complainant, vs. Viola' This 8th day of February. 1909. (lday of March. A. D 197. ha M
Lanier, Defendant-Order for Con- S. T. SISTRUNK. said certificate n la y o ice. a*Md
structive Service. I Clerk Circuit Court, Marion Co., Fla. made applcatim for ta - d o 3
It is ordered that the defendant R. p. BULLOCK, sue in acocrdaae withl w O
herein named, to-wit: Viola Lanier, bei Complainant's Solicitor. 2-12 certificate embraces tht follewmg 4
and is hereby required to appear to scribed property situated t MaeM
'11 hi ll gn.nmnlaint filoA in this cause ar-l- -rr f.CrnlTO. county. Florida, to-wit: Ios I I NS


(Continued from Second Page.)




Under and by virtue of an execu-
tion issued oiut of and under the seal
of the circuit court in and for Marion
county, Florida, dated May the 4th,
1899, in a certain cause wherein
H. B. Masters is plaintiff and
Charles W. White is defendant, I
have levied on and will on
Monday, May 3rd, 1909
the same being a legal sales day, and
during the legal hours of sale, at the
west door of the court house, offer
for sale and sell to the highest and
hnst hild,-r r cash the fnllnt-iyn


23 links, UnortfL 41 Ueg, O1 mltn, wesT
4.49 chs, north 40 deg, 31 min. west
95 links, north 50 deg, east 9.77 chs,
north 40 deg, 31 min, west 10 chs,
south 50 deg ,west 10 chs, south 40
deg, 31 min, east 10.95 chs, south 49
deg, 31 min, west 10 chs, north 40
deg, 31 min, east 6.13 chs to p. o. b.-
30 acres.
Also beginning 6 chs south of north-
west corner of east half of northwest
quarter of see 34, tp 12, s, r 22, e, from
thence south 34 chs, thence east 20
chs, thence north 26 chs, thence north
67 deg, 09 min, west 21 57-100 chs to
point of beginning.
Also northeast quarter of southwest
quarter, sec 36, tp 12, s, r 22, e.
Also beginning 2.62 chs east of
southwest corner of northeast quar-
ter of northwest quarter, sec 28, tp
12 s, r 22 e, thence north 6.37chs, east
10 chs, south 10 chs, west 10 chs.
north 3.63 chs to poirt of beginning.
Also lot 15 of C. J. Allred's survey
of G. I. F. Clarke grant, tp 12 s, r 22 e.
Also lot 11 of C. J. Allred's survey
of G. I. F. Clarke grant, tp 12 s, r 22 e.
Also beginning 20 chs west of
southeast corner of lot 22, C. J. All-
red's survey of G. I. F. Clarke grant.
in tp 12 s, r 22 e. thence south 20 chs,
thence west 5 chs, north 20 chs. east
5 chs to point of beginning-10 acres.
Sold to satisfy said execution and
all costs.
Sheriff Marion County. Fla.
0. T. GREEN,
Plaintiff's Attorney. 4-2.


Under and by virtue of an execu- In the CItrelt CWUt of t i
on issued out of and under the seal dailCeoCo forbf"l la
Marion County -I
the circuit court in apd for Marion Ruble C. Connor by hIr WM
runty, Florida, dated August 21st. Jefferson D Young.
396. ir a certain cause wherein vs. 'lauile K. C'orse s Jd
harles E. Garner is plaintiff and M. Elontt. Jr.. 1 e d15
harlep W. White is defendant, I t for Constructive tt
ave levied on and will on herein named. to-wi: J-m B.
Monday, May 3rd, 1909 ottL Jr.. be ad be tb1A W H
Le same being a legal sales day, and to appear to thea of
ed in this cause or o
ring the legal hours of sale, at the Monday, the rdf Ptry t 0
est door of the court house, offer It is further order t am
)r sale and sell to the highest and this order be pIbtlbed eS a
est bidder for cash, the following for four 14) cossmetive Ie
al estate in Marion county. Florida. Ocala Banner. a newspaper~
)wit: in said comaty and se
Comr 13 chs southeast and 50 deg This 1st day of A4L. ~M
min east 58.57 chs from southwest 8 T mw Twu
3r Thos. Clark grant, thence north Clerk Circuit roert. Marte
deg. 30 min. east 21.86 cha, east L N. GREEN.
60 chs, north 43 deg. 30 min, east Complailanat 9 ebMl r ir
24 chs, south 40 deg, 30 min. east -- -- -
.24 chs, south 49 deg, 31 min, west NOTICE OF PINAL m
.28 chs, north 40 deg, 30 min, west AND DeMAa
3 11KIt. AG A '21 in -t -5 AN D U. WCIt

22rd day of July. A D 19. O 9#
designed. as eserters of theO I-
pnd testament of HerWMb A PM
will present their -Snf so
vouchers to Joseph Bell. Nde ofI
bate In and for Martlo e-m 1t Mi
clce In Ocala. and will mMbl
final settle-m t sad will a pp 0
nal discharge
Ocala. Fla.. 23 rd dar a JM

K r. TFOT-- T.
As Executors of the LMt WI N
Testament of Herbet A. Waf

Notice Is hereby gives tWa .
6th day of May. A D .IN&. 65
designed. as adama olst er a# 0
tate of Robert K. ila. 4M
will present my o Ial s
vouchers to Hon Josep4 OLt *B
of probate. at his o*ee to Oi0 4
will make my final settleme l
will apply for final disa0erge s
niinistrator of said estate
Dated. Ocala. November S. ISI
As Adirinistrator of the -t 4*


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'MT OF CITY BOARD OF that much can be accomplished if the brought up it is strongly impregnated
NIALTM thinkers and the leaders in the com- with sulphurated hydrogen.
munty will not allow their enthusiasm As to drainage and plumbin, the
SlHorrable Mayor and City board thinks that as this has a vital
SH orabe Maor and City to wane. relation to public health, a thorough
the ;mat year the Beginning with last summer, the supervision should be constantly
.a. ..-f--r mt asnot hamany board has had printed in local daily maintained over construction of wa-
Slir of IMt has not had ter a ga p s well as oven Y re-
" o tr uil uhosme questions to deal papers four articles, each one of ter and gas piping as well as over.re-
S bu at times ls been pretty which was nearly a column in length. pairing of these structures.
0111111F. dealing with the following subjects: Rheie, has for many years seen
Malaria, Mosquitoes, Yellow. Fever, Rheinauer, has for many years seen
6 tal statIstics, dit must be said ad Rabies and Hydrophobia. E di- after all the details of that class and
d physle undertakers, mid- tors were asked to call attention to kind of sanitary- work which belongs
Sa ers have beenveryrthis information. Techniclites were to the health department. During the
S9 prt deaths and births. avoided as much as possible. The epidemics and amid quarantine trou-
1 pl t to each practicia Other articles on Water, Drainage. certificates for the travel ling publicly
S t * tor Dmh prepticlm Other articles on Water. Drainage.
am smm 1. calliag hts attention to Ventilon, ood Sleep. Exercise He issued to each school child two
a Mremdiag him at the same Rest. Infectious Diseases. Tuberculo certificates, one stating that the bear-
of his liability of prosecution. sis. etc. will appear as the board er had been vaccinated and the other
S smeood land it is hoped thinks bestthe was given to the child after the lapse
S the m uras for the next yteare of a week stating that the vaccina-
) w i s up better. A tactful Three times in the past year the tion had been successful. This was
SM ofih board suggests that a mayor .on account of rabies, has or- lone for both white and colored.
SN r be pa for prompt report of tered all unmuzzled dogs to be shot. This was a vast undertaking, but he
la. He do s not ladicate how Many persons have been bitten. Some has a record of his work with names
Sfnd shalWl be raised to defray the went promptly to the Pasteur Insti- and dates. He has a system of his
01 lcidest to this innovation, tute at Atlanta. Ga.. and others to a own. by which lie can tell at a glance
E m. however. it worthy of con- similar institution conducted at .Jack- where is located each open well, cis-
sonville by the state board of health ter, water-barrel ess pool. bored
Sttous diseases the rec- of Florida. None developed the dis- drainage well privy. cow-stall, horse-
i npalt of numbers i almost n- ease after taking the treatment. One still, as well as dumping grounds for
Tl^re have tbticen re- n 1man was bitten. an not thinking any- garbage carts. He has each house
ed Measles. ::. cases: scarlet fe- thing of the matter, took non twice "spotted" that has had contagious
M. 14 eames. mumps. 4 cases; diph- of it andi hence no precation. After tliseases in it for the pas' several
rWa. s ews. vyphold fever. I c- a number of weeks he suddenly de- years. and a record of its having been
ge. smll pox. 6 cases. There are Iveloped unmistakable symptoms of fumigated. He has kept the sanitary
m twelve, cases of tuberculosis in hydrophobia and on the fifth ay of inspector persistently active in noti-
r ~m tl. and tere have been six the disease died in great agony. This flying citizens of stagnant water in
ST a patient left a wife and four small chil- barrels or cisterns, or elsewhere
agg fes that d-as. A few ca-dren. all of whom were sent to the
a ofsmall thpo broke out among our en. all of whom were sent to the around their premises, and the liabil-
eiwd people in Jacobville in the t'asteur Institute a&t Jacksonville, ity of mosquitoes reproducing there-
Fla.. for immunization on account of
ste ant usam notifying o the state;loi "fec itin g at oloe ca te corutofin and so causing malaria. For this
t lldr 1alm sent down an expert possible infection while caring for the unselfish work of his and for the re-
4a. whto tlook entire charge h dofa nd erlief it gave the other members of the
M ses and also aecinated sever- free of charge by 'the state board of board, the latter wishes to express its
al hbadr'd n.troes. including almost health. profound appreciation.
br Mtire school at the Howard. As to the milk and meat cotinlis- The absence of disease of wide
Academy m etral hundr1t cases of' sion. the city of Ocala has with the spread character among our indigent
4ae fr.r.or w-curred in th late sum- co-operation of the city boardI of i population has made It unnecessary
ra sed fall tut there were no deaths. health. about succeeded in establish- to have a city physician for the past
A pale m '"Somea- Fat Oures of the ing this exceedingly important e- year .as the board did the year before.
1bedra of tetsgne in Ocala" was apartment of public nealth. If proper-I if any conclusions are to be drawn,
d bn a meulmer of the board of ly conducted. there is no way of esti-we believe that state of the public
lth at a nm-iMlng aof the Marion mating its great value to the commntu- health is due in a large degree to the
f% t% Meikal Smciety in October. nitv Six months ago there were tour- untiring actiivty of the vice president.
a ter tnf.n"I discussed A.nother teen cow owners, having from one to Mr. Charles Rheinauer.
P1e1 o" 'itliartasii.' a disease ac- forty cows each. having milk and but-I The board wishes to acknowledge
e tl frnfo drinking Kwater infected ter for sale. The order went forth Iits indebtedness to the state health
wIth amall worms, or. rather, the eggs that each milch cow must be tested officer, Dr. Jos. Y. Porter, who, with
W tlee nsora sus as read by a local for tuberculosis. Many owners sub- his able lieutenant, Dr. Hiram Byrd,
phyVi~an The patient did not ar. mittedI. some refused, preferring to and corps of capable assistants, nave
qr*" ih*. ,tav s. at Ocala. else the close their dairies, but fully nineteen- helped us in dealing with small pox,
laws should tw full of the disease. twentieths of the herds were subject- with diphtheria, with typhoidl fever.
Ilow***r it ,s the only case' that has ed to the test. A small Der cent. re- with malaria. with tuberculosis rnd

eg t bee. i.Itot.l ltt in Florida. Late sionded. showing that they had tu-
Sthe oI .-ai of t197 a vase' of typhoid berculosis. These latter have been
rvr a~s lrought to Ocala. The dis- condemned as unfit to use as milkers.
edr *ST-al r skw 1I and upwards of i'nder certain conditions they may be
tt **t u--. can -I- traced -to the sin- used as beef.
No n*.-* tlrMgh, in The fourth ward The board has 'had four meetings,
-Ml1 wa# ,siledl. and is no drainage every member being on hand from
r er.e - the acrrea from the patients gently co-operate with Dr. Guerrant,
w dtt niimi-d menthotdicall. in the the inspector. His reports have been
bcrk .arol of **'a h hotus' into a buried gone over and studied in order that

rrvyel the latter having I oth ends
pre~sonII knawke.'- out I.,nie was
4 ftrn-l% aftir ,each tilie. th *x-
tma *a~* theun Iln Hforve sunmner
of |MIW .e-re eaje of t'phOd.l Ibd re-
anvi'ijl sad tio te onies had appear-
ad th It fai#tkmuig ip *wh casi' and adopt-
Ot meosur tto itt pr'ent its extension.
smtbrtutd largely 'to the suppression
of the d As to (tbe pr'entlion of disease, the
bmWar has fitai timto t( time felt that
hp p -WM shoWduld hat e mome definite
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we might understand the working of
the commission. A member of the
board has on 'two occasions made a
circuit of all the larger dairies in
company with the inspector, besides
making other individual visits.
A summary might be made thus:
The milk is pure, because the cows
have been tested. The milk is being
handled in a more sanitary manner
from the time it is taken from the
cow until it reaches the consumer.
The same may be said of the meat.
As to the city's water. It is "hard"

in a painful emergency did a good
deal of extra work for us in some
cases of possible hydrophobia. All
this work was done promptly and wil-
lingly and free of charge.
Very respectfully,
President City Board of Health.
From Tuesday's Daily:
Rev. Isaac Draft, a negro preacher,
was found dead Monday morning
about two miles and a half from Mar-
tin on 'the Martin and Oldtown ioad.
He -was about 30 years old. The o:dy
was Pot disturbed, so th. cause c. his
death is unknown. The matter was
reported to the sheriff, and he sum-
moned a coroner's jury of inquest to
find out how the deceased came to his
death. The jury had not reported its
findings up to last accounts. The de-

For some time Sheriff Galloway
has been on the track of operators of
blind tigers in different portions of
the county, but to secure evidence
against them is in most instances a
hard proposition.
On Sunday Deputy Hutson was sent
to Sumerfield to round up what was
supposed to be a "tiger" outfit.
He arrested a white man named A.
M. Holt and a negro named William
Summers and brought them to the
city. He captureit quite a quantity
of wet goods in the shape of bottled
beer, whiskey. "chasers," etc.
These men* will have a preliminary
hearing before Judge Bell on Thurs-


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