The Florida dispatch
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 Material Information
Title: The Florida dispatch
Uniform Title: Florida dispatch (Live Oak, Fla.)
Physical Description: Newspaper
Language: English
Publisher: The Florida Dispatch Line
Place of Publication: Live Oak Fla
Creation Date: January 18, 1886
Publication Date: -1889
Frequency: weekly
Subjects / Keywords: Agriculture -- Florida   ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Live Oak (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Suwannee County (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Jacksonville (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Duval County (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Genre: newspaper   ( marcgt )
newspaper   ( sobekcm )
Spatial Coverage: United States -- Florida -- Suwannee -- Live Oak
Coordinates: 30.294444 x -82.985833 ( Place of Publication )
Dates or Sequential Designation: Began in 1876.
Dates or Sequential Designation: -new ser. v. 9, no. 3 (Jan. 21, 1889).
General Note: D.H. Elliott, editor.
General Note: Published at: Live Oak, Fla., <June 20, 1877>-Feb. 11, 1880; and at: Jacksonville, Fla., Feb. 18, 1880-Jan. 21, 1889.
General Note: Description based on: Vol. 1, no. 5 (May 8, 1876).
Funding: Funded by NEH in support of the National Digital Newspaper Project (NDNP), NEH Award Number: PJ-50006-05
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Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: University of Florida
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Succeeded by: Florida farmer & fruit grower (Jacksonville, Fla. : 1887)
Succeeded by: Florida dispatch and farmer and fruit grower

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. New Series: Vol. 5.;-No, 4. Published by CHAS. W. DACOSTA, Jacksonville, Fla. Price 5 cents;,

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Monday, January 25, 1886. ESTABLISHED 1869. 82.00 per Year in advance ; postage free. :':
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T., our nursery stock was uninjured; it i is inspect our lands and orange groves are still shipping, but the fruit is fast

as fresh as before the cold. Come and and you will be thoroughly convinced losing its flavor and can bring but

see for yourself. D. that'Ave have the climate and health, little in market.
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and no danger from cold or foot rot My thermometer was unfortunately
THE LATE, COLD WEATHER. The Frost Line a .
,to our orange trees. For particulars, not at hand. The lowest report of .
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The Weather at Eustis. Editor Florida Dispatch : f address which I, have heard is 20. In:the

& *1. "',I:' :'EusrIS, FLA,, Ja l16:1s86.: 1' At the present writing,it is uncertainthe : F.*C. M. BOGGESS. level country, south and west of here, ;S

r Editors, i florida: Di Patch: :, : :damage'done' to guavas,;'limes and Fort Ogden, Fla., January 15, 1886. the thermometer is reported to 'have
t*(* The banana is killed .
lemons. to the
stood 15 and small
l We hope to save most of our trees, 'at some orange
ground :and. all vegetables are killed.In Frost in the "Hill Country'LAKELAND : i
tfut; it'iS ;
: too early to report'as' to that trees are injured.
yet'" '" 1868, 1876 and 1884 the cold at FLA., Jan. 21, 1886. At Drayton Island, in Putnam
; this point was as severe as on the 18th Editor Florida Dispatch:
the stood 18 but
it Among scenic plants the damage isgreat county, mercury ,
r (/1,1'1" ,of this 'mouth,'and in 1868 it was moreevere. Sufficient time has elapsed, since mature wood the
,Such, hardy palms as coco no was injured on
Millions of fish killed. the cold determine the dam-
t' Latama were recent to trees in Lemons
flexuosa, borbonica, coryphaaustralis orange even nursery.
')-I On the 10th, fish were numbed but did age to trees and plants. Here in the however less. '
&. and chamcerops excelsat beingeiiner were cut more or
w killed outright or greatly i in- not diem large quantities. "Hill country" of Polk county, we At my grove on the J. T. & K. W.

j jured.: On the other hand, cocos nustrans As to sweet oranges, some young have mangoes just beginning, to bear, R. R., six miles from Drayton Island,
r and campestris, Phcenix, dactyliera trees are singed but the old trees are guava trees of many years standing the thermometer indicated 16 and
not injured in the least. only speakfor and pine-apples avocado ,
and Canariensis, Chamosrops hu many pears the young'orange trees are cut to the
milts; and'Sabal'Blackburniaria escape this locality as to damage done, anonas and other strictly tropical ground.We .
l and we can boast, if not below the frost fruits-all these have been cut to the notice that sweet in
R. enure y. Yours truly, seedlings (
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ground, some, no killed out- than
THEODORE, L. MEAD. nursery) are injured more sour.
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f Effect('.of' the Frost, in the Halifax seldom sufficient cold to injure gu- the ground, though in some warm locations -
t, 0", .' f "". Country.' ava trees and they are nearly as tender a portion of the stem survives. Frost On the Lower St. Johns.

< ,- I as the castor bean which is only killed Limes, the most tender of citrus fruits, Our observing and acute young

DAYTONA,,FLA., January 18.. to the ground.On in general cultivation, are pretty well friend, Major F. C. Sawyer, of Beau.

'. Editor Florida Dispatch: .. high land the cold was not so severe used up. Lemons are cut back severely clerc, twelve miles above Jacksonville,
During,the late,cold ,weather-January as on low land. in most places, though few are sends us the following: .. ".

llth 12th and 13th, 1886-the Oranges are not so bright and not killed to the ground. Bearing orange BEAUCLERC, Fla., Jan. 17, 1886.

thermometer. went,down to ,20 above as.good flavor, and more likely to be trees are not. injured, and will lose Editor Florida Dispatch:

zero,in the Halifax region, but owingto injured on low than on high land or very few, and in many instances none! The "Fieeze" is no doubt bad and

,the hammock protection ,afforded by lands that are well drained. And of their leaves. Mature wood even on! has done an immense amount of damage

.. the, dense hammocks in that section, there is not a grove in Manatee countyin small (orange) trees is not injured ; in to the entire State. We have :4

where the natural groves are found, high, well-drained land that has mal nursery, on our place, only about half 1,000 or 1,200 boxes of oranges still

and where), most of the groves. q replanted de gomat or foot rot. The only sure the trees will lose their leaves. Our on the trees which were frozen Solid

but few of the groves were in- remedy for foot rot is to remove your Cattley (red) guavas are cut to the We had shipped only about 400 or

jured to any great extent. Where orange trees to high, well-drained land ground, but strange to gay, the ChJ.n less; seventy-five boxes in the packing

well protected, the trees show no signsof and no application will prevent it but e (yellow]] Cattley) guavas growingnear house. Papa thinks none of the trees

the ]late' freeze ; the trees will net removal to well-drained land. It is them are uninjured. Is this a are hurt; none appear to be, here in \i

drop their leaves, and will doubtless claimed by many of ou'r up country a freak simply, or are the latter the this grove, though some people in

have a heavier crop of oranges the neighbors that Manatee county is noth- hardier of the two? the neighborhood have a, few which j

vemiag rear ,than thf.pmti. Much,of lqi but H fro rpgfd ; plena*.come;: aud.Z Qrang wero of pour fl frozen 411AnyJ hcl tbink era onC1> up," .......'j I I

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Our .:Maltese-JSlood" buddedjtrees, Florida. Much of this dream can be, now persons wishing to settle have to 4 VY.7
on the Point, seem to be all right, although and is, realized: every day, but how pay these fabulous prices. This scheme
some of them taste bad. On much more beautiful could we make worked off so well that all the United *'* fiReasons
the whole they are much better than our city and our homes were we to States lands in the Lake Region have
for Leaving the, Farm.
the restfand' : will do to ship, though try. Jacksonville could be made as been selected by the State (in last December I noticed an article in the' News of
they are frozen just the same.. The lovely and world-renowned as Damascus ) as swamp and overflowed Nov. 28, headed "Leaving the,Farm."
"brights" are "cooked-"boiled" as and as famous for its elegance and lands. The men who took that oath I am over sixty ,years old. 'and''1 ave
it were. ..' tasteful architecture as the minarets ofSamarcand. swallowed a large one. The hills followed farming most of my life,; consequently
The RUBBets'stand U ;: it letter' than the .-Florida. ... Herald. around these lakes in townships 34 I have had a large'experience -

brights. The Norris Grove, at Spring Gar- and 35 are as high as the hills around on the farm. There are i many
ltlr.,";Bowden' here lost 1,000 boxes den, Florida.A Tallahassee,and have never been over- reasons why farmers are anxious: ".... to
or mare; Meyers, 150; Mrs. Flynn, 75; ,Northern lady, who has lately flowed since the old man Noah descended leave the farm and try other: pursuits.The .
Batchelder, 200; Cronin, 100 or more; visited the fine grove of Major Norris, from the ark. Persons have most urgent reason is that at the
J. A. Plummer 75 100 Masters settled upon and improved these lands old land it does
or ; at Spring ;: Garden, Fla., writes the present returns on not
about the same, and other parties losta Editor: i as,United States lands. Many\ of themare I pay. The land in old farming districts -
few; not over 50 boxes apiece, I "The :Norris grove is a perfect won- poor men, and not able to spend is worn out. And, under the
suppose. Mr. Crane, at Mandarin\ I der! It seems like something you. money in contesting the State's claims.It present system and management of
hear, lost 1,000 or 2,000jboxes] '-;,and have,read of-weird and wild ; with ; we judge from precedent, these farming, the land gets poorer each
other parties there more.or less] .*There patches of almost impenetrable jungle lands will be In the hands of monopo- year, instead of better. When the
was a big loss there. We got off here and there, in the midst of the lists as soon as they are patented. Whynot land was new and fresh, the farmer
about 150 or, 175 boxes during the finest orange grove I have ever seen. sell them at public sale, and let all could put in his'seed almost any way
freeze V which 'were' frozen. We haeheld : The trees are now loaded with fruit, have an equal chance' ? And why and secure a fair crop. The land cost"-
up,.since, and intend to for awhile bright and yellow. Trees very little should they not be subject to the but little, and often the first crop paid
The "Port Royal" carried down one affected by the cold, but fruit much Homestead Act passed by the Legislature for land and clearing. And in a few
day nearly' 1,600 boxes and 125 bar- damaged. Still, the energetic proprietor for all actual settlers to buy eightyacres years the farmer found his l land had
rels ,from 'her' route one trip. The is busy shipping, through the of land for twenty-five cents an risen in value so that with his improvements -
next day I think she beat that acre? he considered
or Florida Fruit Exchange, and gets was independent,
came very near it. The trees in all about $1.50 per box. We drove / What is every one's business is gen- although not one in fifty owned a bank
the groves _here, look as if there had miles, as it seemed, through the grove, erally no one's business,and this writer account. His wants were few and
been a big tire around them. roads winding in and out, in labyrinth does not propose to be the champion, easily satisfied. But the next genera-' .
We hope everything :will come out i an fashion, so that one might easily but to sit tamely by and see these tion finds a different state of affairs.
0."K., and what's more, expect it. lose his way. Cannot give an adequate frauds that not only deprive the yeo- Although a son may inherit a good
The- river- was" frozen to the sandbar description. Will try to tell you men of the country from securing a farm and plenty of capital! to work his
;.caught li feet long nearly when we meet. H." home, but retard the settlement and ]and, he finds it will not produce as it
frozen: in theshallow water under the ... ---. development of this sunny land. Someone 'had done. It requires more,outlay to
wharf,. Sunday.< The tide was very The Public Lands. should write it up, and have the carry on his farming,.and still. .the. returns -
low.; The sand-bar was high and dry.I FORT OGDEN, FLA., January 5. matter investigated, as there are many are not satisfactory. His, cropsfail J
walked over one-quarter, of a mile Editor Florida Dispatch: that wish to know how this fraud is oftener, and some unlooked for
omit dry footed., Friday it rained What has become of the public perpetrated. event turns up and at his yearly settlement
during,,the,morning, then in the after lands? But a short time since there Nineteen-twentieths of the lands in he finds he has run behind

noon ,began ,to blow from the north-, was in Manatee county thousands of townships 34 and 35, range 29, are his accounts, and he must" borrow. '. }
west,and, to freeze. Saturday morn- acres of United States lands, some high, rolling lands-the finest orange money to pay up his overdue bills. The
ing the thermometer was 26-not an I offered and unoffered, and only subject lands in the State-and have never economy of farming he has never
orange frozen. or a tree hurt the least to entry oy homestead pre-emp been overflowed since the advent of learned, and, consequently, he does not
bit; 'Sunday J it ,stood ,20orangea tion. The lands that were subject to Noah from the ark. The Drainage know how to remedy the trouble, and
solid. .Monday,; 22; Tuesday, 20 be selected by the State as swamp and Company might turn the St. Johns he keeps on in his old way of fanning;
again; Wednesday,. 24. These are overflowed lands had long since been river into Okeechobee and then these and trying, by entrenchments and
lowest points touched, and our, thermometer selected and patented to the State. As high hills would not be overflowed, pinching, to make ends meet. Aftera
: :was in the most exposed soon as transportation was on the eve and hundreds of the best citizens of few years of effectual attempts to get
place.. ,It,had,full,;benefit of the wind. of being opened up all the United Manatee county stand ready to verifythe along he is compelled to give it up
It was: freezing constantly from Friday States lands, or all that were worth facts as stated. and leave the farm and try some other
evening. late till Thursday noon in the anything, were selected as swamp and Yours truly, occupation. In other instances health
( shade; Ice was from '1 to '1 t inches overflowed lands. By nature this F. C. M. BOGG d. may be the cause. His constitution
I thick.. We had and -- not be enough to stand the
: skating on the ponds county was growing higher get- may strong
and on ''the river. I made a box ting better drained; flat sloughs, thata The Biggest Live Oak 1 labor. To be a successful farmer it
t sleigh"with barrel-stave runners and few years since could be rode over Speaking of a big live oak, on the requires more hours of close application :
took baby sleigh-riding. at any place, are now deep creeks, and land of Mr. William T. Kelly, which to business than does most any
: i Yours? for, warm, and pleasant gullies that are swimming during the measured thirty-three feet in circum- other occupation. A farmer rises
weather again, F. C. SAWYER. rainy season, and they, of course, ference, Mr. George P. Herndon, of earlier and works later than any other
.. . drained the country. On Pine Island, Leesburg, writing to the Times-Union, laborer, and his success depends 'upon
'J ; Beautiful Florida I in Charlotte Harbor, in townships 44 says that tree is not the largest of its .his close and steady application to
% When the snow covers the hills and and 45 the lands are high pine, with kind in the country, and adds : "Thereis business. A farmer gets less pay for
mountains of the North, and the trees some black-jack ridges and scrubs. one in the Panasoff kee orange grove, work actually performed than any
are'leafless, and vegetation is wrapt in This is now all selected by the State, in this county, two and one-half miles other laborer. Take the clerk in the
its winter repose, the tourist dreams ofa and now belong to land speculators, from Wildwood, that measures thirty- different departments, he works from
>land. of flowers-of gardens filled and held at $25 an acre. How this five feet and ten inches, four feet above 8 a. m., to 4 p. m. The farmer works
;. with perfume; visions of lovely homes was accomplished is an enigma, and the ground, being two feet and ten from sun to sun and does from four to
L embowered in drooping vines, while no one will rise to explain. It is rumored inches larger than Mr. Kelly's. Photographs six hours more work in the twenty-
; the golden orange shows itself in thor that these land speculators give have been made of it, and I four than the clerk, and gets but, half
; midst of its emerald setting, fill his unprincipled men a bonus to swear will send you one at an early day to the pay a clerk gets, in most departments -
; mind, and draw him like a magnet to that>they were overflowed lands, and grace your office." : and thejclerk b able to j dress"

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and' has more. :of what he calls of starving our land, must cease, or substitute for gravel. This can be tablishment will net its brave owner
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the I pleasure l of life than the hard sooner or later there will be a faminein supplied by breaking up old crockery, '$750 or $1,000 this season. This is

worked farmer boy. Almost all farmers the land. The Northern States fresh bones, oyster and clam shells. better than competing with a China \

raise their sons and daughters to have made grain a leading crop, and The bones should be cut up without man in a hot kitchen over burning bacon '

know how, to work. This is right and this has been raised year after year on burning to produce the best results. i and aabbage. It is better than to I

proper. But'Here as a general thing, the same ground and sold off from the Burned bones powder very easily and struggle with the needle for a fashion-

the'obligation. of'most.farmers to their farm, and the toil robbed of all its vir mixed with other food are most excellent able living in a field already overfull,

children cease. ''With a common school tue. In the Southern States cotton is for fowls either old or young. and it is a thousand times better than Y

education, and at maturity a few acres the principle crop, and like the farmerof The supply should be constant and idleness in shabby gentility. What i

of,land' or a few hundred dollars]] in the Northern States, has impoverished abundant. The refuse of sound vege- this energetic young lady is doing,
i"money..., and oftener.. nothing. the children his soil by a constant crop- tables, as cabbage, celery and potatoes, thousands of others can do. A begin-
t* start, J 'out .in. life.. for themselves, ping system. Before the war large if cut up fine, will be relished and ning can be made in a small way, and
prepared and fitted for nothing. Theybecome plantations were owned by individualsand form a large part of their regular food. additions can be made to buildings and

common, laborers, nothing cropped to cotton until the soil Decayed and unsound vegetables are inclosures as the profits will pay for

m re.,, They'Have,been worked hard was nearly exhausted, and in some worthless for any purpose and shouldbe them. A little energy, enterprise and

from infancy, and are worn out at the sections thrown out to the commons. buried out of sight and smell. Fowlsare courage, is the principal capita] 'required -

commencement of life for themselves. Now this land in the best portions is often so nearly starved that they for a start. With industry suc-

They*: have lived' a ,life that has,had tilled by free negroes, and in some instances will eat fruit and other food in a state i, cess will resultAdvantages
l but 1 few i attractions and comforts, and quite successfully, but in most of partial decay. There is nothing i .

ore'desirous of''finding. some' ,other occupation '. instances it hardly pays expenses. gained by it, but on the contrary it of Pure-bred Poultry.The .
,than the farm. That is why These; lands may be redeemed, and if often produces disease and death. advantages of pure-bred poultryare

many'young'men that,were raised on small areas are taken and fertilizedand The best grain food for fowls is like the advantages of purebredcattle.

tKe'farm ,are BO ready to 'leave. it for sown to grass and then stocked wheat. For laying or growing fowlsit People now begin to try to

oilier{ ..occupations. With different with cattle and sheep and all the pro- is worth double the price of corn. ascertain what is the best laying hen

.management i and better surroundingsthe duce fed out on the ground to produce Wheat screanings do very well and Some people care more for eggs than

young farmer wo.u'ld'Iearn' to love manure for fertilizing, and beef, pork are generally very cheap, still a large they do for poultry for market. If,

the, life 'of\\ a 'farmer. With better and mutton for profit, in a few yearswe part is wasted. Oats, barley, buck- by using a cross with pure-bred poul-

farming i and less land, and with time would see a prosperou sand flourish wheat, millet and sun-flower seeds, are try on the common fowl, or by crossingthe
for 'and recreation i farmers' all but and hard Leghorn upon the Asiatic,a better
study sons ing, country where scarcely anything good, rye corn are to
l r and daughters. would_ .be more: cone is produced at present. But to do digest,; still more corn is used by the laying fowl can be produced, that is

e I tented. But the farmer says 'he cannot this we must first have capital and mass of people than all other grains certainly taking a step in the right

afford the time and expense, for ittakes that',capital must be furnished by the combined. It produces heat and is direction. A great many people"have
,'all his- time and' to' different food. tried that cross, and found that it is
.. savings pay counties, the State making very poor egg Cracking helpsit
to. pay"his debts and .taxes, and .iu such regulations and ]laws, as are need- so does cooking, either roasting or better, and produces better stock than
many' instances it is so. And in other ed and such appropriations as are boiling, but if boiled it must not be the old-fashioned fowl-the farmyard
caseS!t\'e! farmer commences 'life poor necessary. The counties and State allowed to become sour. Whatever fowl, or the dung-hill fowl, as we term

.' ands'has" !learned'O'( '* got(,into" the i! :'t habit L would be the gainere in the end.- grain is given should not be thrown on it.
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of'saving' : and i until he the be Then, again, as to the size of the,
I hoarding up Florida Farmer, in Savannah News. ground to picked up at once,
feels'it a'waste.J to;afford'tbfamy any -1 ., but select some dry place (under shel- poultry, it is of great importance to

I, comforts and luxuries. He has no ter if possible), and rake it into the raise chickens that will grow rapidly,

I carriage.io, ,go, ;to church, 'in; no carpets f f.i'! j'lo'i' rL; .iTyi'r Ri..!i:''v!;!:'I:.:i. sand. This will give them exercise and that we can get the utmost weight
for'.the,floor, -no pleasant and comfortable i and help them at home. If some of the at a certain age. If, by using ,pure-
_._- bred poultry on the common ,stock,
( no books, pictures grain should sprout it will be sought
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, or J papers, and'nothing.I ) ,with..which to Poultry Topics.No. for more than before. N. R. G. you can improve in that direction, and
I make home pleasant and' comfortable -- the chickens have more vitality, and

and attractive. The coarsest food is 1. Right Kind! of Girl. you can raise a larger chicken in four

plac d'' :upon 'his table. Any 'departure'from The care and attention given to The Maysville (Cal.) Appeal says: months than in the old way, then you

'tl i iS'ru1 'would 1 be considered poultry should be very thorough. No During a recent trip through California have taken a step in the right direc-
'w blame 'the how fine the stock be if it tion. So it is, and I think it shouldbe
I a styho'Can yo'ungf matter may { this summer, we stopped at a
!k8' 'for wanting 'to' ''get away from is neglected disappointment will surely neat farm house where there was ev- my private desire and ambition for

such a place, and''again, there is not follow. At this season of the year ery comfort and luxury of a home. us, who are engaged in raising purebred

one f rmer' 'son in'five hundred who especially, their wants are rarely well Among the members of the family wasa poultry, to better'the poultry

gets a 'college ducati n. The farmer Supplied. Many owners simply throw daughter 18 or 19 years old. In the of the whole country while we ,are

I cannot A afford it, or at least he thinks a little corn on the ground every ; morning we were invited to see the raising them for our own advantage

', he;clm'f'and probably most instances morning and wonder why their hens work in which the young lady was en- Philander Williams... ,
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he"' cannot How 'is this evil'to' De do not As is We found and
: lay. corn very poor egg gaged. a complete 1
Speaking of the bicycle, in the New
remedied ? 'Let the State authorities food, it would be a greater wonder if successful fowl raising establishment.
York Observer,Rev. G.F. Humphreyssays
take the matter in hand and make 'a they did lay. A number of small inclosures with a
: "As a means of exercise it calls
re'forn/in our agricultural laws and Under the above heading, we propose capacity of 40 fowls each, had been every mnscle and nerve into alert and

establish an agricultural bureau, erect to give from time to time, some made. There was a little house in the healthful activity. It is without fatigueas
suitable buildings for schools and'ei directions which will prove of much centre of each inclosure. The whole '
compared with horseback riding. 1
t laws:'to'raise funds to establish value to those who follow them-beginning cost of the inclosures and houses could
It is safer, gentler and less monoto-
schools and 'compel the 'attendance of with some points usually not have been more than $200.: With nous. It is less expense and care, ; ,
a'certain 'number of scholars in each neglected.We this investment she was raising 1,000 there is no danger." )

county and start farming'on a paying will suppose that our readersare chickens,and a perfect swarm of ducks ;
Genius is a gift of God and should (
basis, for if knowledge i is needed anywhere householders and keep fowls for and turkeys, all in perfect health.A !
not cause pride, but an honest pursuit
it''on the farm. their own use. First, it will be our breeder of fancy fowls had sent
of duties is exhibition of
an will-power
Farming as at'present managed bya purpose to get them in good order for out 200 of his choice chickens to be ,
and is something to be of. Well
majority j 'of the farmers pays butpoorly. business, and also how to keept hem fit reared, for which this young lady is to directed, educated will power is what.

We must raise more grass to kill and dress at any time. receive $1.50 apeice, or $300. With a young man needs,,-Cape Ann Advertuer. -

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1 THE HdUSEH0LBjl has in daily use the precious china and sit and read or work, while the wife much as the women I had read of.
the old chairs that her envious city of the present day must keep in order My experience is that most mothers
.The Home-Maker. niece vainly tried to rival at auction kitchen, dining-room and parlor. The must give all their energies to performthe
.single ,man _may have an estate, a rooms; she manages the book club and boys and girls in the olden time went duties of the maternal relation,
principality ; he can own a great hotel church sociable; she is the confidanteof barefoot all summer, and what a and to secure that culture of them-
and- fill it with guest; but he cannot all love affairs; she calls upon the saving of stocking-mending that was! selves which will best fit them for the
create. a home without. a woman to new comers, it' worthy-indeed, the Only simple dishes were brought on faithful discharge of such duties. So
help.him" ; and that' too, a woman new comers, if worthy, bring letters to the table, and but few in number doing, they may be able to look back
wh se service is not for money. Whenit her. To the older inhabitants of the while now there must be variety and upon the years of maternity with
i corned.( to a home, there is not a solitary town she always seems young and even elaborateness in the service of meals. pleasure devoid of pain. Mothers of
dressmaker. iu the land, ensconced elegant ; she has a prolonged traditionof There were three months schooling in many little children are too apt to be
in her little room with her geranium precedence that outlasts youth and wiLter and as many in summer, andh conscious of their burdens and cares,
her cauary and her sewingmachine beauty ; if she has a sister they are e rest of the year the children and imagine they will never end. But
j who cannot completely( spoken of to the end of their days as helped at home. Now they must be almost before they know it the babiesare
eclipse him; this being the result, not "the Parker girls." All this is the kept at school continuously nine or ten grown and gone-the world has
of his sins, but of his sex. joint result of womanhood which cre- months in the year, and dressed "as taken them-and the mothers can sit
Undoubtedly each reader will think, ates home. It is not only potent for well as anybody," or they are un- in their empty houses, no children's
itself but it extends its over hands to them in disorder
or try;to think, of some exception to potency happy.In now put ,
all this-some single man who is happy all other homes. What, compared to fact, never were there greater with ample leisure to read, to write, to
;some.jolly bachelor," some "cheer- this, is the social position given by demands made upon the women of our do any of the many things they once
ful-widower." No doubt there are wealth to the lonely old bachelor of country than to-day. They inherit longed to do. How gladly now wouldall
those who can be happy, especially the country village? Though he be a their full share of the American rest- such once coveted delights be exchanged -
during the first, half of life, withoutthe millionaire, he is simply "the old lessness and ambition, which prompts for the kiss of baby lips, the
sense of home. A, with his wealth bach." them to exert all their energies in patter of little feet and the sight of
and.his paintings, and his yachts and The truth is that as people grow order to place themselves and their the dear heads safe on their pillows.It .
his delightful monologue; B, with his older it is the man who becomes de- children upon a higher round of the is the habit of some so-called re-
perpetual journey ings ; C, with his pendent, and the woman the central social ladder. A knowledge of house- formers to speak with contempt of the
six dogs; and our late Cambridge pro- and essential figure of the household, keeping and needlework, with quite a maternal function as if it were be-
fessor,,with,that family,of hens which since she cannot do without him and slight acquaintance with the three neath the dignity of a woman of the
he.tended like a herdsman, with a long he cannot do without her. The proofof "R's" constituted the accomplishmentswith present advanced age. To the effortto
staff,and which he trained to take food this lies in the fact that we see all all the college learning of her stifle nature and escape woman's
from stakes' stuck, in the ground in- around us self-sufficing and contented brothers, as well as to take such partin highest work much of the unhealth-
stead of scratching in the flower beds households of women, while a house temperance, religious and benevolent fulness and restlessness of women and
-all these may doubtless have founda that contains men only is a barrack, work as the women of a past gen- the unhappiness of families is due.I .
bachelor life not inconsistent with not a home. In youth it is easy to ig- eration would have looked upon with have written a much longer letter
happiness; but where, after all, is the nore, to say with Shakespeare in Hen- horror. All this is a much greater than I intended, but I should be gladif
home? Neither yachts, nor pictures, ry V: strain upon the nervous system than I could impress upon the minds of
'Tla ever common were the heavier household tasks of mothers the wisdom of enjoying
nor steamer ticket, nor dogs, nor hens, That men are merriest when away from home,
can' supply that. "Home," says the but the merriment is shallow, the our mothers and grandmothers upon their children when they are little,
proverb,"is where the heart is," but laugh is forced, and years and illness theirs. The sewing machine only and of so fulfilling their duties that
him back creates a demand for greater varietyand retrospection in after years will bring
if so no man seems to have heart and sorrow soon bring a repentant -
enough to fit out a home without a prodigal, to his home and to more elaborate garments.The unmingled joy and satisfaction. B.
woman:, to help him. A woman can woman, the only home-maker.-Har- question for the future to de- S., in N. Y.: Tribune.
do it for herself; there lies her advan per's Bazar. cide is not whether woman is capableof -e ..
tage..' -- ... -- -- entering so-called wider fields of True American Hospitality. '
It may be harder for a woman to HOME DUTIES AND- ENJOYMENTS. usefulness, but whether in so doing Foreigners say American women
make money; undoubtedly it is hard Woman's Ambitions and Limita- she may not sacrifice a greater bond entertain well. They do when they
er.' She makes .a dollar, perhaps, tions-Danger of Attemptingtoo for a loss. Mrs. Stanton may possess entertain according to their native
where a man makes .twenty; but when Much, &c. strength sufficient to fulfill all the customs, but when they serve roast
itcomes to purchasing power her dol. "In the pressure-toward higher life duties of maternity and of a public beef with Yorkshire pudding to an
lar goes farthest toward the maintenance for women there is danger of runningto career at the same time, but very few Englishman and marcaroni to an
of ,a ,home. So long as she retains extremes. It is far more difficultto women have that ability. Italian they make a mistake. ,An
it she is strong and self-respect avoid overtaxing the brain and Always a student, I began my mar- American meal should be served in
by the effort to keep with
ing, and if she parts'Iwith it, so strongis the temper numberless new devices for up house- ried life full of enthusiasm to advanceas American style, both as to dishes and
the ''inStinct of home 'that she can hold adornment and mental culture rapidly intellectually as if I enjoyedall ceremony. We have food fit for: the
sometimes reconstruct it for' herself than in the old days it was to avoid the leisure of single life. The gods among our native viands, and it .
event in a boarding house. If the physical exhaustion from overwork." effort to do this with a rapidly increasing :needs only the tact of a truly American -
home' is combined with a little freedom A comparison is often drawn be- family, small means, and the i housewife in serving it to make it,
in the use of money,it gives more tween the mothers of the past and ., conflicting claims of society, robbed very enjoyable. Just here we recallto
comfort acid more local prestige thana present generation, to the great disad- the first ten years of my married life mind a ceremonious dinner given
lone man can win by a fortune. vantage of the latter. The weary of much of the happiness I might by a society lady last season, where
What would be the social condition of wife who is straining every nerve to have enjoyed with my children, keptme everything was English, you )know,
any country village ,in our Atlantic prove herself a real helpmeet to her in a constant state of worry and and the amount foreign stiffness and
States without a first-class maiden husband, is sometimes wounded by her prevented me from being as much ofa etiquette so all-pervading that the vary
lady?: She is the: daughter of "old lord's reference to the greater efficiencyof help to my husband as I might have gravy seemed to be chilled with cold
squire" somebody, or of "parson" his mother. She perhaps wore a I been. I never allowed myself a moment ceremony, and the hearts of the guest
somebody else; she lives in the great dress so simple i in its construction thatit i of rest, hardly necessary sleep. grew stony as the leaden hours draggedon
house with its elms and its white lilacs could easily be made in one day. I All my efforts failed to keep me up to and the awe-inspiring footmen
and its breezy hall ; she has a' maid or i She had the one family room to keep the standard I had set for myself, and showed no signs of relenting, but still,
two who larva lived with her s? lung I in W'c1.r, whim marls wer prepared ;1 l: w&j caita1tl' dojoctad "nd unhappy i kept tbiir vktlmn pc#glag wty .t



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'; those foreign dishes; and then we re milk are all used. A little sugar can SOUP STOCK.-Put a beef bone know their names even; it simply i

member a little supper given by a be added to the milk, but it will be a weighing three pounds into three speaks of them as old,So"and-so's,boys.

; charming hostess one of the suburbs, doubtful improvement. quarts of water and set on to boil. Nobody likes them. ; ,.the. ?great, busy

where were had broiled chicken, MOLASSES CANDY-Put in a sauce- Cut up small a pound of lean ham or world doesn't know that they'are there.

American style, hot bread, ditto pan one pint of molasses, half a pint of bacon, fry brown, then add the liquor So find out what to be and "do. and

steaming coffee.ditto raw fried pota- sugar, butter the size of a small egg, from the bones; cover up the kettle take off your coat and make a dust in

toes, ditto etc., and a plenty of lively and one tablespoonful of glycerine and and simmer five hours, strain througha the world. The busier you are the

conversation and a jolly good time boil for twenty minutes. When the hair sieve and set by till cold; remove less harm you will be apt to get into,

generally. Thinking'of these two mixture is thick try a few drops in a the fat and it will be ready for any the sweeter will be your sleep, the

feasts, l looking upon this picture and cup of cold water. If the drops retain soup that may be required.A brighter and happier will be your holidays -

then upon that, we ,vote for American I. their form the candy is nearly done; BREAKFAST DISH.-Mix half a and the better satisfied will be

customs forever. Dinners of ceremonyare try a few drops more; if they are brit- pound of cracker crumbs with an the world. with you... -E'urdette.
a rock ahead which every lady tle take off the saucepan immediately, equal quantity of finely-minced lean -- .*- -

should "sheer off" from, as Captain and stir in half a teaspoonful of cream boiled ham; moisten this mixture witha The Soil as a Filter.

Cuttle would say, unless she is very of tartar, and pour the mixture into i little stock or water and butter, The conclusions from experimentsmade
by the National Board of Healthof
sure of her bearings. It takes a buttered pans. When it is cool enough adding salt to taste. Put the mixturein
,: genius to give a dinner, and the only pull until it is as white as desired. Be a baking dish, make depressions in New York, and conducted by Raphael

safety for persons with but moderate careful not to boil it too much. Alwaystry it the size of an egg and break an egg Pumpelly, corroborate the opin-
resources at their command lies in- the candy at the end of twenty in each hollow. Bake a delicate brownin ion of every sanitarian in this country,
11 o'clock breakfasts 1 o'clock lunch- that though natural soil is an excellent
I minutes. If flavor is wished,pour the a good oven.
eons, 5 o'clock teas, and 10 o'clock vanilla lemon other filter for impure air that may pass
or or any essence A LIGHT TEA CAKE.-One cup of I
through it, it is a filter for infected -
suppers-always American style. desired the before it cools. poor
on candy sugar, two eggs, half a cup of melted
-- water. The experimenters say : i
RECIPES. MOCK ROAST.-Take a round of butter, one and a quarter cups of milk, "From these results it appears that

beef (cost from fifteen to twentyfivecents two teaspoonfuls of cream of tartar sand interposes absolutely no barrier

SPONGE CAKE.-Three cupfuls sugar ) and sprinkle salt and pepper on and one teaspoonful of soda. Add between wells and the bacterial infec-

three cupfuls flour, six eggs, one it, after which roll it up and wind flour enough to make a stiff batter. tion from cesspools, cemeteries, etc.,

cupful cold water, a little salt, and two enough twine or coarse thread aroundt Bake twenty minutes in a good oven. lying even at great distances in the

heaping teaspoonfuls baking powder, to keep it in shape. Put a lump of SWEET MILK GEMS.-Beat one egg lower wet stratum of sand. And it

sifted in the flour. Beat the eggs (not butter or beef fat in a hot stewpan well, add a pint of new milk, a little appears probable that a dry gravel, or

separating the whites from the yolks); with one or two sliced onions. When salt and graham flour until it will possibly a dry, very coarse sand inter-

add the sugar, mixing it well with the the onions turn brown put in the meat, drop off the spoon nicely. Have poses no barrier to the free entrance

eggs; add half the water, then the and turn from side to side until it has ready your gem pans, well greasedand into houses built upon them of these

sifted flour, the rest of the water, and changed color, then pour on enough heated. Bake in a quick oven organisms, which swarm in the ground ,
flavoring to suit the taste. cold water to cover, but not to drown. and send to table hot. air around leaky drains," etc. Other

Much of the success of sponge cake When the water boils down add a little WHEAT MUFFINS.-Mix one pint of experiments have shown that groundair

depends upon the oven. Put the cakein hot water, and thicken and season milk, two eggs,three tablespoons yeast, will take up infectious germs from

tins'on botiont f a moderate oven, the gravy to the taste. If put on to a little salt, with flour enough to water that is disturbed.
and increase the lie 1 ;t gradually. By cook soon after breakfast, it will meltin make a stiff batter; let it rise four or ----- .. .---- ** j,

the time the cake has risen to its greatest your mouth by dinner time. five hours and bake in muffin rings ina The People Getting Richer:,
hot oven about ten minutes. The census returns show that. the
the will be sufficiently
height; dough PANCAKES.-One pint milk, two
.baked on the,bottom to admit of its eggs, one tablespoonful sugar, one FINGER MARKS.-Finger marks people of Florida are getting,richer,

being placed on, the grating.. Bake cupful flour, one teaspoonful may be removed from varnished furni- very rapidly. During five years,,since

until a,broomcorn can be run into it baking powder, one cup-ful ture by the use of a little sweet oil the census of 1880, the population has

without sticking; bake either in patty cream, one pinch salt. Sift flour, upon a soft rag. Patient rubbing with increased at the rate of.about 13,000 a

pans or long, deep tins.To salt and powder together, add to it chloroform will remove paint from year, or from 269,493 to 334,146, while I
the experienced these ,minute eggs beaten with sugar and diluted black silk or any other material. the value of property has increased

details of baking may seem absurd, with milk and cream, mix into thin from say $30,000,000 to $60,000,000
in round numbers. Thus twice the
but the,young and inexperienced will batter; have a small, round fryingpanmelt For "Our Boys.
them.BREAKFAST Remember, my son, you have to values represented by the populationin
appreciate butter in it, pour about half a
work. Whether you handle a pick or 1880 are represented,,now by a pop-
cupful batter in it, turn round I.
ROLLS.-One of
quart pen, a wheelbarrow or a set of books, ulation increased less than one-sixth;.
flour into'which little' salt and two that batter may cover the pan, put on
digging ditches or editing a paper, and averaging: the property: per capita
hot fire turn it and brown other side
teaspoonfuls baking powder have been ; ; ringing an auction bell or writing makes each individual.of to-day worth,
sifted,half a tablespoonful each of but- butter each and roll it up. Sprinklewith funny things, you must work. If you nearly twice as much as he was five. i
ter and'lard one, pint milk. Rub together powdered sugar. i
look around, you will see the men years ago. These figures are ,even
'the butter; lard and flour, then GINGER POUND CAKE.-Three who are most able to live the rest of more satisfactory than those showing

add,the milk. After thoroughly mixing pounds flour, one pound butter, their days without work are the men the quite satisfactory increase of popu- .

put the dough on a board, roll it one pint molasses, one and one- who work the hardest. Don't be lation. There are a good many more

out about half an inch thick, and cut fourth, pounds sugar, one dozen eggs, afraid of killing yourself with over- of us, and we are much richer.-Flo-

with a floured tumbler. :Double each two teaspoonsful cream tartar, one of work. It is beyond your power to do ridian.

cake, and bake in a hot oven fifteen soda, one-half cup ground ginger. that on the sunny side of thirty. Theydie ... -.
Professor Charles Foster
Smith of
minutes. Cream butter and froth eggs lightly, sometimes, but its because they ,
Vanderbilt has interesting
University, an
EscALLoPED SWEET POTATOES. to yolk of eggs add sugar, then butter quit work at 6 p. m. and don't get
in a late of The Current -
Slice cold boiled sweet potatoes and and molasses, alternately add flour home until 2 a. m. It's the interval
on the use and misuse of:the terms"gentleman"
place them ia a buttered pie-plate, and white of eggs; having put cream that kills my son. The work gives and *
"lady, maintaining
seasoning with a little salt and pepper. tartar in flour, finally pour cup boil-. you an appetite for your, meals, it that the words "man" and "woman"'.

Melt one-third of a cupful of butter ing water to dissolve soda, and add it;! lends solidity to your slumbers, it are in danger of dropping out of tbe''

into a,cupful of rich milk, and sprinkle give it a final beating and bake at: gives you a perfect and grateful ap- common vocabulary. *

some of it over the potatoes. ,Have once in a moderate oven. Cream in- preciation of a holiday. There are .. ...j I- ,<';/lj;
the oven, hot, and look at the potatoes stead of milk is a great improvement, young men who do not work, but the j A good,l life does silence calumny,,
every ten minutes until the butter and but the latter answers. world is not proud of them. It does not I but.it certainly disarm iLL '; '...tJjiu




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i ri r be.] The) 'redwood of the Santa and too !, the practice, the effect of out of whose households"' the great
i Cruz''Mountains'furnishes the best ties, which is to create an idea among men of the country j emerge. Industrial -
r it being much heavier and denser than scholars] that the work of the hands is schools teach the lesson most important -

": Durability of rossTt'e'riml e .. when grown further north. The average degrading. Complaints came to him to the rising generation, the
I ;;: In an investigation. of this subject cost of 'redwood ties is 40 cents. while Governor from all the large dignity of labor, and they should be
;- m'adeJy'Mr. F. B..Hough for the Department The total length of railway track in manufacturing centers of New Jersey fostered by the State Legislatures and
1. 'v, of Agriculture, some interesting the United States is approximated at that it was difficult to get trained work the charity of the community.
, ", facts are brought out. The relative l. 150,000 miles. Assuming that the average from Americans. "The longer I live," Memphis Appeal. '
importance of the various kinds, durabilityof: ties is seven years, said the General, "The more I am .
of timber for and the distance apart is three feet, satisfied that in this and in other coun- Industrial Education.The .
? ; ; railway purposes! are. reported -
in the following,order : Oaks, there willbe: 2,640 to the mile, whichis tries nothing is more important than Kev. Alfred Bushnell, Geneseo,
pines, chestnut, hemlock, cedars, tam rather under than over the actual well-trainedjabor, and that in teach Ills., in a letter to The Advance, points

, ; arack, cypress, elms,.ash, cherry,black number employed, making the total ing our young men there is no degre- out with force that since society is pyr-
walnut, firs, spruce, beech, locust, redwood number in.use 396,000,000. Estimat- dation, but the highest honor, in following amidal-always broadest at the base
I ,maple,butternut, coffeenut, mulberry ing one-seventh to be replaced every industrial pursuits." Judge -the "high culture" of the few does
; and,mesquite. The average durability year, the annual demand to keep upthe McGill said that there] were 256 apprentices not elevate the many, who must live
of oak, as, reported in 32 cases present railways will reach 56,571- in JerseyCity: who were go- by manual labor, the one resource opento
,I is, 7.4, years, while the average 428.:Supposing that an acre will sup ing out to makea living and there them. "As well," he says, "paint
i price of each ,cross tie.is 41.2 cents. ply 100 ties, which is a liberal estimate, were 300 or 400 pupils in the high and shingle a house whose rotten sills
The,kind.of oak is not specified. For it willjrequire 565,714 acres annuallyto school whose future was by no meansas and posts are sinking into the cellar."
white oak the average durability in furnish the ties required by the ex- certain. From: every city in the The practical training for which he
.I't' 152 reported cases is 7.3 years, and the isting lines of railways. For each country comes the cry for( industrial pleads equips for the.only line of life
7., average price in:173 cases, is 40.6 cents. mile of railway there will be an an- education, not necessarily at the ex- thatawaits the masses which mere scholastic ]-
The average duration of a post oak- nual demand for 377 ties, requiring pense-, of grammar-school training, education can never give ; it "in
tie,i is.7 years,,and the average price 33 i the7cutting off of 3.77 miles. It will although there is abundant testimony sures a better understanding and obe-
cents., For Burr oak, durability, 7.4 require thirty years on an average for showing that, if either is to be sacrificed dience of sanitary laws ; lessens the
years; price 37.3 cents. Rock oak trees to grow large enough for making it would be much better for a rate of mortality ; by it habits of workare
showed an average durability in 18 cross:.ties. The acres that must be ]large number of the common school formed, economy practiced, taste
cases of 7 years; price 42 cents. In kept in timber and growing will be pupils that the ordinary grammar and judgment developed, selfrespectand
the i case of red,oak 5 years is the av- 1.6,971,420 for supplying ties to the school studies should give place to self-reliance] begotten, independence -
erage.durability, with an average cost railway lines now in existence. mechanical instruction. In nearly and stability of character secured,
of/27/cents.,, Chestnut oak is more durable The increase in railwsy mileage, estimated every city can be found a certain sort and the individual becomes much more
showing an average lifetime by two decades, is about 4,150 of industrial schools, managed moreor thoroughly] fitted in all respects for the
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A tie.of 7.1 years ; cost 28 cents per miles annually. To construct the less as a charity or ragged school, duties of citizenship." Many such
tie, Black.oak shows an average durability railways that will probably be built in wherestreet: urchins"are' gathered in published expressions are current' of
of 4i years; average price 43 the next ten years, 109,560,000 ties and taught a trade, as well as the late, indicating the growth of a.senti-
cents. Long leaf or southern pine will will be demanded, the product of 1-, ordinary common school branches, ment favorable to "work instead of

l last on an average'6 i years ; average 095,600 acres of woodland. Allowing and saved thereby, perhaps, from a words." The agricultural colleges,.especially -
cost per'tie 37 cents., White pine has thirty years as the period of growthfor life of crime and pauperism. Gen. should'recognize the demand
about the same durability with less ties, this would add 3,286,801 acres McClellan struck the key-note when and conform to ..-. .N.: Y.: Tribune.

cost, the latter showing' average of to the timber reserve for railways said we must_ _eradicate_ thejmpression It seems that for long ages-past, the
alone total of 18,996,570acres of the of the that '-
making a
.3H:cents tie. youths country any
per staff f of life :has been the subject of
Cedar shows the durability as the needful reserve.-Lumber manual*, labor is degrading. This
greatest average adulteration. Upon this subject; late
being 11.8 with World. growing belief is filling our jails with
; years, average number of the Scientific American
cost of' 34 cents, but it.is too soft to --- criminals, the streets with paupers and
says :
bear heavy freightage, and for that Industrial ,Schools. tramps. Every child'should: be taught, "In Thracia, bread was mixed with
reason is not 'much"employed in railway These institutions are springing up rich and poor, that it is honorable to powdered dried roots, in Syria with
construction. 'Reel cedar is more in all sections of the country, and are earn its bread by the sweat of the dried mulberries,in Egypt with whole
durable than' white cedar, being in''the doing incalculable good for those brow, that labor is right and honora- grains. In modern times in Sweden
proportion of,!11'to 7. Cypress shows classes which come within the scope of ble and should be a source of pleasure.It they add to the bread powdered,dried
greater durability than white oak, the public charity. There are two indus- is only the idlers of who unhappy ; fish ; in Ireland and in Iceland, moss,
former showing' 'an average of 8.7; trial schools in Mississippi-one at the drones of fashion, who, worn and which, besides being nutritious keeps'
years. White ash and black ash rot Columbus, for girls] and the other at ,haggard, spend their lives in gazing the bread from drying ; in Prussia,
rot.:very quickly, the former' in '4.3 ,Starkville, for boys, both under the into shop-windows; the miserable white clay, which contains alkali salts
of the State. The school dudes who give themselves to idleness
and the' latter in 3.8' fostering care up
years; years. and makes bread very light; in,Russia
Cherry is a durable timber when usedas here in Memphis is small, supportedby at the club-rooms and the saloons. powdered bark or finely chopped,
ch and if permitted to ]languish There can be no happiness without
'crosS 'ties, ''running from six' to ten rity, straw. On the western shore of Eng-
it would be reproach to the labor. If the idea that manual laboris
: All woods are'much more last a
years land a certain kind of seaweed is gathered -
ing when hewn than when sawn. The community and a calamity] to the a disgrace, to be shunned and washed, boiled, and then' baked
in need of such institutions avoided, continues to prevail, what
red wood of California makes very durable youth so sadly with oatmeal flour. In Africa, pow-
them from lives of crime will become of the American people
ties, lasting over:, eleven years, save dered dried locusts are mixed with
but allowance must be made for the disease and wretchedness. Industrial should] immigration cease, and thus
bread in India, potatoes andf
; pea
fact that they are used, ,on Pacific roads, schools] lift the friendless from the gut- the supply willing to whistle as they flour, and during. the famine- stQn.e8..
in a:dry climate, where causes inducing ter, and give them a taste for labor plow, laugh as they hoe, carry hods, ground to a fine powder." .
decay are not so great as in the i and education. At a meeting held cook potatoes, sew buttons and darn -+- ,
States east of' the Rocky Mouniains.. some months since at Hoboken, N. J., i socks, be suddenly cut off? The history "Knowledge comes, but Wisdom
The growth of the redwood, ,is, very to'discuss the formation of an indus- i of the world shows that the hap- lingers," says Tennyson, and Robert
slow. Trees fifteen years .old,have,a trial school, the late Gen. George B. piest people are those who labor. The Hall also] remarks : "Talents of the
diameter of only tenor: twelve inches, McClellan, who presided, said that mechanics, the artisans, the horny- highest order, and such as are,calculated :
and will make about three ties: ''When our common school system was defective handed yeomanry are the very people to command universal-
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rUt Our European ;Letter. pantaloons and red coat with yellow with their work, and now they'are water* is. really, fit to: ;drink', 'which:Has
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3M i 3\ "r '"I'.' PJLBIS, France, Dec. 11, 1885. tyr of himself and a boast of his imprisonment lation attachment of the chains to a pleasant subject to discuss, but

.I f., by opening this Tavern du their ankles and the hollow balls people who.are too dainty to pay at-
;' "Comrades: The Revolution delays Bogne in imitation of the prison in serve as receptacles for their "pour- tention to it endanger their health and

t and cannot in.a moment of calm and which he with many other political boire" (fees.) that of the community they live'in.:-:

tranquility' make' soldiers of citizens prisoners spent so many weary months. I sat down at one of the tables and Iron Review. .,
; who hold 'capital in their hands, I The place is a rendezvous for Com "convict" brought me my order after -
munists and it is seldom that been surrounded the The Girl and the Wash-Tub..
r have thought while awaiting the hour police having by guards
of'popular justice (which nobody ever spies are not lounging about its tables calling out in stentorian tones A singular accident reported from
; listening to the conversation. This "Numero 2931 Par ici !I" Johnson county, Indiana, Miss Alice
:, j judged wrong) to give out the good I i
cake of the reactionaries. Therefore, Tavern du Bogne will be heard of On the walls of the room hang large H. Lewis, of Edinburgh, last week !

for your Sunday breakfast, come and more prominently in the future unlessI cartoons illustrating the sufferings of slipped and fell over a wash-tub, break-
ing one of her ribs. It is not remarkable -
in of several "victims of the French
you shall sup the best beer of the am very wrong my description govern-
place.I,:: ; : the place. It is in a long low one- ment"portraits of Louis Michel, that a girl should slip and fall, for
-, ,' I situated the Boulevard de Filhol Olivier Pain Maxine anybody is likely to do so. Nor is it
"Brothers : While waiting for the story building, on Roqucs -
silken envoys ,of the vile capitalists to Clichy, with one side containinga Lisboune, Henri Rochefort (the strange that she should break one of

play., .with' old:gray bearded men,come row of small windows high from the editor of the Intrausegient) Gustav her ribs. Many a girl has had a rib
and in these windows is Maroteau Humbort Var- broken ere this. But it is noteworthythat
on Sunday, you will steady the playat ground ground Alphonse ,
with balls and chains lin Pierre Broussat Jeanne this young lady fell over a wash-
the Tavern du Bagne (Penitentiary glass prisoners' Magnier
Tavern: ). Your'appetite will not betoo'.tormidabl and a "cat-o-nine tails" etched on each Mevielle, Trinquet and Amouroux, tub. What could she possibly be do-
ing about a tub? Surely not using it.
for it is i the reaction pane. besides a cartoon representing a burly
which. pays-by force. At the entrance to a long passage blacksmith welding a chain to the The only plausible explanation is'that
y "r I I 'MAXIME LISBOUNE, way I found a man stationed outside, ankle of a fresh prisoner, another depicting she came across the tub while acCi-
Director." ostensibly to sell the communistic I Henri Rocheforte in the act dentally passing through the kitchenor

Large posters bearing the above paper published by this "Maxime Lis- of making his escape from prison, and wash-house, and, seeing the,tub,
curious announcement< were posted all boune and called the Gazette du one showing the prison guards in the stopped to examine it, probably with

o'overTarid" last week, and' 3000 men Bagne. In times of peace prepare for act of applying the bastinado to Cap- the idea of discovering what it was in-
tended for. Not being used to i it she
were fed and given,all the beer they war, and so this outside guard may tain Magnier for attempting to escape.
would drink, at.this,Tavern du Bagne. some day prove very useful to the Each picture bears inscriptions rela slipped and fell over it, breaking arib"as
"reactionaries" inside the I tive the fate of these mentioned. It were rash'' to
Perhaps .it was simply an advertisement Bagne. to unhappy mar-
for,the Tavern, but it must have bought a Gazette du Bagne and this tyrs to the cause of communism and announce that she was in the act of

cost the,sum'of $1000,at least. Thereseems man went ahead of me and knockedon the Gaeette du Bagne which is pub- using it at the time of the accident;

to:be,a. strong probability that the door. The bolt was slipped lished weekly, details the sufferings oJ. lest she be overwhelmed with l letters

this,expense was borne partly by some back by a man dressed in the uniform : the same besides containing pictures of' from importunate suitors. The' l local l I

other.fund than the private purse of of a prison guard, and I was permittedto similar character. press wisely omitted the facts. on'" thispoint. ..
Ex. .
Maxime. Lisboune and keen.observers enter a long hall or room. This After having finished my lunch I ---____.. '
, are noticing the daily increasing size room is about thirty feet wide and one was conducted to a little room back of Training Grapes. 1

1 of, the, cloud which augurs- a ,change hundred feet long with an L at the the main hall where a barber in John B. Moore & Son of Concord..
further end of the same width and prison garb brushed hair. Then .
I of,weather from the, "calm and tran- mv Mass., give the following as their modeof
about fifty feet long. It is furnished I was led to another door which
which will
quil'1, to, a, storm. test the : was training grapes in their vineyards:
full*"' ,powers,of the.French ship of State, with common pine tables and chairs bolted and guarded by one of the The wire trellis is five feet high the

and"" : that, too, at no distant, date.I and an ordinary bar. Ordinarily "prison guards" but who upon receiv- wires being placed at the following]
The; crowds which daily hang about nothing to eat is sold except bread ing my check which was a token thatI successive distances from the ground,

the Chamber of Deputies are becomingso and butter with coffee, beer or liquor.It had settled my account, unbolted the namely, twenty inches, fourteen. ,
is not an elegant place. Everythingabout door and released from this
large and so violent in their expressions me strange twelve, and.,fourteen inches. The vines
it is rough and inexpensive and BESVAL.
,of disapprobation of the I Bagne. are fruited from new arms grown the
Government that. .the, authorities are: if in some riot the whole establishment r v" '
*- #. ., previous year, the arms or canes on
quite apprehensive(; as. they read the should be demolished, the loss to Contaminated Drinking-Water. every other vine being tied with'cotton'

signs,of the times. Workingmen are the owners would not be great. Contaminated drinking water is the twine to the lower wire on the trellis,

eeen in.groups ,on ,the streets- and on The prison guard who unbolted the cause of so much sickness that every and those on the alternate. vines to*'A.the. ..
the tops,of.omnibuses talking earnestly door and permitted me to enter, was man and woman grown should know third wire. This is all done early; 'J in

oft signs. of, the, times.. ,And now not the only man in uniform. Half good water when they see it, and have spring before the vines start.( When. I
over 3000 of them are, fed gratis and a dozen others in blues, with swords the means of testing it. Water mayto the new frutting shoots have become

under'. .' whose t direction.. Who,is Maxime..Lisboune ? room while some thirty "convicts" ling and yet contain the germs of foul tied with twine to the wire above the
j Why does he call his tavern the acted as waiters wearing the regulation diseases. The presence of chlorine arm from which they grow. This mode

Penitentiary Tavern,? garb of the French penitentiary. This tells the story. This substance is requires some time to' tie up all the

Maxime Lisboune is to-day the consists of a red coat with yellow never found in the soil, and when dis- shoots, but keeps -them safely from

most dangerous man in France not sleeves and yellow pantaloons, and a covered in water must have come from breaking.

even excepting: that fiery editor Henri baggy chapeau. To the left ankle of the human system. In our daily foodwe -' '--,--- A. m -__

Rochefort. Lisboune was one of the each convict an iron ball about five use salt-the chloride of sodium. There is nothing surer in the. world. .
principal leaders of,the terrible Commune inches diameter. is attached with a After passing from the human body it of trade than that the iron business in

,of, 18718.DdJt was at his orders i chain three feet long. These waiters becomes separated, and the chlorine the South is to go on until the controlof i

that the Communists killed the Arch- have hollow balls which look like the makes its appearance in the contami- the iron trade of the country is situated :-
bishop of.Paris and set fire to the city. I real prison ball but are not so trouble- nated water. As much as thirty or here., This means that the .central

He I was arrested and transported to forty grains to the gallon is often South, at least, is to become a new I
New Caladonia whore he served a some.When the "Taverne du Bagne" was found in water drawn from wells near South-a 'South of large towns, large

term of seven or eight years ,with an first started about a month ago, the where people live. Let it be understood railroad facilities, large factories, aid f,

iron..balL chained,,to ,his left ankle, and waiters dragged these balls around,on -the,more chlorine in the water larger idea,all around Atlanta Constitution. ;

wearing the prison uniform of yellow the.floor, but}this interfered. too.much the more danger, and,". also, that.no -: tJlPil '1L: !

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p ,f/ic 7ath1a' isyatch. The average drift of opinion, in regard pleasant, useful and profitable pursuitof Webb's Great Jacksonville an

to the effect of the frost,seems to Florida Horticulture and Fruit Florida Directory. .." .r

JACKSONVILLE. FLA., JAN,25, 1886. sustain the views we expressed last Growing. All human industries,everywhere We have been favored with a copy

, D. REDMOND, Editor. week ; that while it must be admitted are liable to occasional interruption of"Webb's Jacksonville and East and

, CHAS. W.. DaCOSTA, Proprietor. thai the freeze was almost unprece- and disaster-under the sun, South Florida Consolidated Direc-.

Vubieription. $11.00 per annum,in.advance. dently severe, the damage is not as the world over, "nothing is certain but tory," and we can honestly say that it

BATES OF! ADVERTISING. great as we first feared, and there is uncertainty." We do not believe that is the finest work of the kind that has ev-
Q-I able in advance, unlett otherwite con
tracted. no real ground for despondency or dis- any portion of our wide National do- er come under our notice. It is a "pon
IPACR lEJCJt 1')10.' 8,XO. ..6 *0. 1 YEAR
-- couragement. (See the reports from main possesses, uniformly, a more derous tome"-a
2 1 iQrr.. $200 350 1600 10 50 $1200:1100 1600 28 00 12200 88 00 various parts of the State.) healthy and delightful climate than 672 pages, printed in admirable

,coL' 600 18 00 600 48 00 64 00 .. .
1! 12 fi 8'00 24 00 48 00 64 00 85 00 Florida; nor is there any other sectionof style, and very handsomely bound ;
u 1200 3600 72 00 96 00 128 00 Lessons of the Frost. and contains and
1400 '(2oo 84 00 11200 150 00 the United States in which the returns not only a copious

I 18 00 54 00 108 00 144 00 192 00 1. Let the great citrus "fever" abatea for) well-directed labor are gen- full Directory of Jacksonville, but

, To receive A AUTHORIZED Subscription GENTS to this Paper: little. "Do not put all your eggs erally so certain and sure. Let us, also of St. Augustine, Palatka ,Gaines-

KUBNSU t Co.,67 and 59 Ludgate Hill, London in basket."
oranges) one then forward ville Orlando Ocala Tampa Fernsa-
,England go cheerfully and full ,
AM RICAN NEWS Co., New York. 2. Vary garden products and dina Sanford and Kissim-
WESTERN NEWS Co.,Chicago, 111. your of hope. The future holds bright Leesburg ,
W. L. SIMS.Interlachen, Fla.P. fruits. Plant more Peen-to and The work shows wonderful
O. UPDEQHAFF & Co., Irvington, Ind. days and rich rewards for brave hearts mee. a

SPECIAL CLUB RATES. Honey Peach trees ; Figs, Japan Per- and strong and skillful hands! amount of research and labor on the

We have made arrangements, with the publishers simmons, Scuppernong grapes, etc. ------... ...- -- part of Mr. Webb and his assistants,
and will club THE DISPATCH with
any of the following publications, which will Try Tomatoes, Melons early Sweet Frozen Oranges-Cold Water Cure. and is an indispenable portion of the

ONE be mailed YEAR.promptly upon receipt of price, for Potatoes,etc., for shipping to the North INTERLACHEN, Fla., Jan. 16, 1886. office furniture of every business man
AND Price. Rate. and West. Editor Florida Dispatch : in the State. It is, withal, such a

Atlantic American Constitution Agrlculturist..Sl.50..........__1.50 $2.00 2-00 3&50 3.00 3. Raise forage and small grain for Accompanying this, by mail, please powerful exponent of our varied and
Atlantic Monthly Magazine...... 4.00 2.00 4.75 find of
Country Gentleman........ .......... 2.50 2.00 3.50 cattle, horses, swine and poultry. a sample oranges. They were extensive industries and enterprises,
Century Magazine...................... 4.00 2.00 5.00 out in our late frost, and became sim-
Detroit FreePress....................;:.1.00 2.00 2.75 Plant large patches of Guinea, Para of ice. I remembered that it will do Florida great service to
Electric Magazine....................... 5.00 2.00 5.25 and ply a lump in
also Pearl Millet
Florida Weekly Times............... 1.00 2.00 2.50 grass ; Germany it is the custom to put frozen have it widely scattered throughoutthe
.......... ......
Family Story Paper 3.00 2.00 3.75
Millo Maize\ .
Fireside Companion............?........ 3.00 2.00 3.75 Sorghum, Kaffir Corn (?) potatoes into well water to take the whole country. Price $5. Ad-

Frank Frank Leslie's Leslie's 111.Pop.Weekly.Monthly............ 4.00 3.00 2.00 2.00 4.75 4.00 etc. Keep all your live stock well frost out, and I tried the few orangesI dress; WANTON S. WEBB, Jacksonville -

Frank Leslie's Sund'y Mag'zine 2.50 2.00 4.00 fed and in condition at all had left on the tree the same way.
Golden Days................. 3.00 2.00 3.75 good seasons The ice outside Florida.
Harper's Illustrated Weekly..... 4.00 2.00 4.75 of the appeared of the oranges .
Harper's Illustrated Bazar......... 4.00 2.00 4.75 year. in about a quarter of an hour;
Harper's 111. Young People........ 2.00 2.00 3.00 4. Do not be in too great a hurryto and hot A New Firm.
Harper a Monthly Magazine..... 4.00 2.00 4.50 by adding some water care-
Lippincott's Monthly Magazine 3.00 2.00 3.75 trim trees. You cannot tell not too much at time and Elsewhere in this paper will be
Nebraska Farmer........................ 1.00 2.00 2.75 your fully, a not
North American Re view............ 5.00 2.00 5.75 the full extent of injury for some time being brought too near the fruit, I soon found the card of D. D. Rogers &
New York Weekly Sun............... 1.00 2.00 2.50
New York Weekly Herald........ 1.00 2.00 2.50 yet. Go slow with the knife and made the ice to disappear, and to my Co., dealers in Metallic Building sup-
New York Weekly Tribune....... 1.25 2.00 2.75 great joy I found the oranges all
New York Weekly Times...__ 1.00 2.00 2.50 clipping-sheare. per- plies at 74 West Bay street, this city.
I New York Weekly World...... i.UO 2.00 2.50 fect taking them out, and I pub-
Popular Science Monthly........._ 5.00 2.00 5.75 5. Next fall, do not plow or fertilize lish this, in hopes that This new firm makes a specialty of
orange growers
Times..... 1.00 2.00 2.50
. Rural Californian......................M 1.50 2.00 2.50 late in the season. Do nothing to in future may be able to save their these supplies and meets a want long
Southern Cultivator..................1.50 2.00 2.75
Please let know felt in this State. The
Scientific American.............._ 3.20 2.00 4.25 force a rank, sappy, late growth on crop. us how you gentlemen
" SaturdayNight........................... 3.00 2.00 3.75 find the oranges. Yours respectfully, the firm are active reli-
comprising ,
Savannah weekly News....._... 1.25 2.00 2.50 your orange or lemon trees.
. Southern Bivouac...................... 2.00 2.00 3.00 6. If should be fortunate FRANK VOIGT. able business men, and all in need of
, Southern Live Stock Journal.. 2.00 2.00 2.75 you
r St.The Nicholas.Century Monthly................Magazine....._........ 3.00 2.00 4.00 enough to have a crop of oranges next REMARK.The oranges were received Corrugated Iron, fire proof iron shut-

ScribnerB)....................._....... 4.00 2.00 5.00 do fail but they were so long in the ters, or other metallic building sup-
waverly Magazine..................... 4.00 2.00 5.00 year, not to provide a storage
tions The above are among the very best pUblica- house in which they can be protectedfrom mails and so far on the road to decomposition plies, will do well to give them a call.
although we are able to club with others
Write us for terms with any other paperor the cold; and have all that we could not form a very They are also State Agents for the
your crop
periodical, not In this list, and we shall
heerfUlly quote club rates. under cover before the 25th of De- accurate opinion as to their condition celebrated Van Noorden & Co.,
Remittances should be sent by Check
Honey Order. Postal Note or Registered Let- cember. when gathered. The use.of cold water Metal Shingles.
to for frozen apples, potatoes, etc., has .
C. W. DaCOSTA, 7. In November, spend a few
:J A CEROIIlVILJ.... FT.A. hours if in long been practiced, but the fruit does No STATE FAIR.-A correspondentof
or a day or two, necessary,
and not keep long after thawing out. We the Chicago "Farmer's Review
protecting rare flowering
Annual of the Florida Press
.Meeting shrubs tender should be very cautious about using who writes us from New Orleans, is
Association.By tropical plants, etc.
warm water at all.-ED. informed that the Directors of the
authority of the Executive Committee Thousands of beautiful plants, now
... .
-- have demoralized :
I.- State Park Association got -
the Annual Meeting of the dead, might have been saved by a
the Scale. :
Killing the late cold
by snap,
Florida Press Association is little labor and attention at the proper
hereby Editor Florida Dispatch : "taken council from their fears," and
time. We, wonder at the beautifuland
called to meet at Gainesville Thursday
Will you please inform me throughthe abandoned the State Fair as an Industrial
11 1886. collections in Northern
February rare gar
columns of'your valuable
paper, it
C. H. JONES: dens, where nature is most unfriendlyand at what temperature scale insects are Exhibition-letting. drop OJ
; down horse-trot and raree-show of
President to a
harsh to tender vegetation, but killed, and oblige a subscriber.
D. H. ELLIOTT, Yours A. C. BARR. some kind.
we do not attach sufficient importanceto truly,
Secretary. _, -. *_I i : '
....- the great foresight, vigilance and Daytona, Fla., Jan. 12, 1886. TRUCK-RAISERS must be "up and \

THE SUNDAY DEMOCRAT, for January skill, necessary to preserve those beau- REPLy.-We have made no special doing" now! But do not overdo, nor

24th, very handsomely illustrated tiful "mute pets" of. the garden, lawn observations in regard to the temperature attempt too much. Select the very

and containing an unusual va and parterre. necessary to kill the scale insect;
best the
seed-plant just as soon as
; riety of interesting matter is on our but a scientific friend the
8. to all live expresses
Begin, now, manure ground will admit; manure heavilyand
table. The Democrat is published in opinion that anything below 25 above
trees; and, as soon as spring growth cultivate cleanly and thoroughly!

E f Jacksonville and Savannah, at $4 per fairly commences, work your groves zero gives them their final quietus. ... ,

annumsingie'copies, 10 cents. Address Shall be glad to hear definitely from
and nurseries and "
constantly thoroughly. I "A Subscriber, who makes inquiries .
: Sunday Democrat Publishing our observing readers.-EDS.
need that
We not say gardensand -- .*. about wine,etc., must send real

Company' Jacksonville.. ", Fla. truck-patches must have unre- MR. W. H. YORK, the able and name and address. We repeat, for

WORK FOR :FEBRUARY (crowded mitting attention, "from the word go." competent Purser of our St. Augustine the one-hundredth time, that we can-

out ofpresent number,) will,appear in Finally-do, not, for one moment Ferry Boat, has our thanks for many nut notice anonymous communication -

: our issue of lit pron.x .', IOM heart, pause or falter in the good, courtesies in the line of his business. *. -' ; j "i trt...,",

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'",,; All our late "returns". and advices Editors Florida Dispatch: entertaining little paper, of 12 dress : W. J. Van Kirk, Editor and \ ;

;: are more hopeful and encouraging I trust you will allow an old subscriber pages, beautifully printed and finely Proprietor, Pensacola, Fla., (Send for '\

f,, 'We give additional brief reports cols the privilege of asking a few illustrated. It is intended to "benefit, sample.I ) ',

lected from various parts of the State : questions, and that it may be your enlighten and amuse" our winter vis-
Imports, Exports, Immigration
San Mateo, Putnam Co.-':Fruit lost, good pleasure to answer them for the itors, and promises to be very popularand
Navigation. Quarterly Report of the
" but no very serious damage to young 1 benefit of your many readers : successful. Edited and publishedby \
Chief of the Bureau of Statistics,
'. lock ; and bearing trees not percepti 1. Prof. Whither, in his Gardening Chas. L. Pleasants, Park Opera ,
Treasury Department of the U. S., for ?
bly injured. in Florida, defines the Cherimoyeras House, Jacksonville, Fla. Press of the Three Months ending Sept. 30, <

Orlando.Later reports more fa vor- the Anona Cherimolia. Is this the Chas. W. DaCosta. $2 per "ear-81 .
I 1885; also, containing other statistics
able. Bearing trees not seriously hurt, f fruit known in the Key West markets for six months.
relative to the trade and industry of \_
and young nursery stock in far better :(| and i elsewhere in South Florida as the The Michigan Horticulturist is a the country. Government Printing t.

condition than first reported. Limes, Jamaica Apple ?
I very practical,sensible and progressive Office, Washington, 1885. A vast .
bananas, and exposed tender i 2. Is the Pond Apple that Prof.
guavas j monthly magazine, edited by Chas. W. amount of "rule and figure work," !;4

tropical plants seriously injured-some (Curtiss calls the Anona Glabra, the Garfield, and published by "W. H. and, doubtless, much valuable infor I

killed. :(same as the Pond Apple sold by the Burr Publishing Co.," Detroit, Mich mation. -

St. Augustine.-Fruit lost ; bearingtrees i fruit-dealers in Key West? igan. $1 per year. We gladly place Home and International Trade.

will come out all right, and young | 3. Should the common or Florida the Horticulturist on our list of ex
I How the Tariff Affects It. John
trees only partially damaged. Lime, in order to make it yield most, changes, and wish it success. i By
W. Bookwalter 1886. A work which
Switzerland, St. Johns Co.-Old trees 1 be grown as a shrub or as a tree ; that ,
i Peter Henderson's Manual of Every-
I throws the of
not injured much. Young groves, i is, should the early pruning look to any light upon causes
I I thing for the Garden. 1886. A royal the late decline in of chief
lightly damaged. We shall not cut leaving it a shrub or to training it intoa some our
octavo pamphlet, of 140 which
I I pages industries, is sure to receive, and to
back for time ?
some yet. tree
for splendor of typography and illus-
reward careful
Maitland.Little damage done- 4. Do the Tahiti, the Imperial and a perusal, at present
tration selection and
arrangement of
time. Such work has been
much fruit escaped serious injury. the Persian Limes need the same cul- a just
subjects, variety and comprehensiveness -
published under the title "Home and
simmee.-1tlr. Hamilton Disston's ture and pruning as does the Florida
we have never yet seen equalled I International Trade : How the Tariff _
young nursery not injured. Lime? The chromos of and
new magnificentroses "
affects it. It consists of a series of
Palatka.-Hargroves' young trees 5. What is Bread Fruit-that is,
rare vegetables, etc., are real
John W. Bookwalter .
not near as much injured as first reported how many and what trees and plantsare works of art ; and the cuts: and de- papers by a i
well-known writer these
I ;j'j'but Mr. Bounds, manager for popularly known as Bread Fruit ? flowers on topics :-1 h
scriptions plants, imple whose extensive travels abroad have -i
Higley & Smith, thinks nearly all the 6. Is the Gooseberry tree-some- c
ments,etc., etc.,furnish a great amountof him unusual for ;
nursery trees in the State are killed. i times found fifteen or twenty feet high valuable information. This superb given opportunities
the of
Gainesville. Mr. L. K. Rawlins in Dade the observing state our foreign com- 1
;, same as Catalogue will be sent for six cents in mercial relations. These
has eigLty acres of cabbages, which he Otaheite Gooseberry known to the i i papers are ,
postage stamps ; though, (as the pub- entitled : The Genesis of the Boom ;

pronounces entirely uninjured. botanists as Cicca Disticha ? lishers truly state,) the actual cost of India and its Resources India and j

Tallahassee.Few trees very seri-- In transplanting Lime trees should each copy is "over three times that the Wheat Situation Business; De- ,

ously damaged. the tap-root be cut shorter when it is amount. Address : Peter Henderson and their ; I

Fort Meade. Lowest 25 U '? pressions Compensations ;
&Co., 35 and 37 Cortlandt street, New and American
above zero-part of orange crop lost, CORSAIR. York. Farming ; .
Trade Crisis in America America'sDanger
but some groves escaped entirely. Lake Worth, Fla., Dec. 30, 1885. ;
of Choicest Flower and
Catalogue The Burden of Protection
; .
Daytona.-Lowest points, 19to 21. u'EPLy.-'Ve might, perhaps, ans-
Seeds. F. C. Heinemann
Vegetable and Where it Falls. In these articles ,
Fruit all lost-old trees not much of
very wer correctly some our learned
Erfurt, Germany. No. 152. 1886. A are plainly defined the sources of the ...
injured-tender, tropical plants generally friends queries, but we prefer turning very neat little German Catalogue (in remarkable prosperity of American

killed.Enterprise.. them over, en masse to Prof. Curtiss, English) of 24 pages, which, however farmers in the period from 1879 to '
.-Fruit lost-trees not of this city, or P.V.. Reasoner, of
furnishes a strikingly meagre contrastto 1882, and the circumstances which
much injured. Manatee. Answers "thankfully received -
I I the magnificent Henderson Cata- have since operated against them,
Beresford.he orange on the south for publication in DISPATCH.ED. I
noticed. The of
logue just pamphlet among the chief of which are the increasing -
end of the Starke grove not damaged.De .
Leon Springs.-All in H Mr. Heinemann contains a great exports of wheat from India,

oranges New Publications. variety of flower, field, garden, tree of cotton from both India and Egypt,
this section frozen Major Norris
and plant seeds and is of much valueto which together supply about 2,000,000bales
his loss at 820,000old: trees The Nineteenth Centary 1800-1900)
importing florists and nurserymen. annum, and of beef and mut- :-
not seriously hurt-nursery stock Almanac. This little volume is a com-

badly damaged. plete Calendar from the year 1800 to Pictorial Annual for 1886. Supple- ton from Australia, New Zealand and

ment to the (Ga.) Chronicle.A South America. How our wheat-
1900 of the Time that Was
Welaka.-Mr. L. I. Stephens, of this telling ,

city, who has a grove at Welaka, says the Time that Is, and the Time that is very neat illustrated Almanac, for growers, our cotton-planters, and our
which return thanks to our re- stock-farmers are being crowded out
his trees there have received little or to Come. In addition to the one hun- we
Calendars there is the spected Georgia contemporary. of the world's markets and the priceof
no injury, though most of the fruit dred yearly at
was destroyed: bottom of each page a condensed Bowling Green and Warren county, what they raise depressed to a

Northern Florida Ahead I-Gen. A. chronicle of the most important events Kentucky, Immigratiom Society. A lower point; and how under proper

8. Diven, of St. Nicholas, across the during each year ; so that at a glance condensed, accurate, and fair descrip-- trade relations they might recover

the of the tion of the and their former prosperity, it is the pur-
St. Johns, two or three miles east of may be seen occurrences resources developmentof

this city, says he has a nursery of. past that had the most influence the the city and county. Compiledand \ pose of this book to show. It shouldbe

young sweet seedlings, four and five time, and left their impress on the fu- published for the information of read by every farmer, North and

years old, not one of which is killed, ture, thus furnishing a history of the the general public, P. J. Potter & South. It is published by Brentano

and very few of which will shed their century in brief. Tie volume is of Co., Bankers, of Bowling Green, Ky., Bros. (New York, Washington and !

I loaves. great interest and value, and may be have our thanks for a copy of this Chicago) and is sent by mail post-paid

Burying Jn the (Sand.-W. D. Col- obtained from R. W.Hartnett& Bros., pamphlet, and will, doubtless, supply for 50 cents. I

man, of Green Cove: Spring, says Mr. Printers' Machinists, and Dealers in others, upon application.. Ramie and Jute. A pamphlet of J

Aaron Geiger, of Clay county, saved Printers' Materials, 52 and 54 North The Gulf Stream is published twicea much suggestiveness! and practical ;

hit oranges' "by the simple plan of Sixth itreet, Philadelphia, Pa. year at Pensacola, Fla. Devoted to value, addressed "To the Agriculturists -

ulal"-but no details are given: Florida Tourist, and Winter Retort the Immigration Interest of Alabama, of the Southern States." By J. ,





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,I } Juvenet, 3:$ St. Charles Street, New Preserving the Kum-Quat. I ,Le ,CorjtePear.- PARA GRASS.-Mr. Matthews

Orleans, La. Mr. Juvenet has made SANFORD, Fla., Dec. 20 1885. I A writer i in the London Garden, 1 brought in a stalk of Para grass from

I > a special study of our textile ((fibrous) Edilor Florida Dispatch: I who had spent some time in Georgia, t the place of Wm.Durand Wednesday,

I' plants, among which he mentions: Can you inform me through the speaks of the Le Conte Pear as grown which measured thirteen feet i in

'r- Bowstring Hemp, or Florida Lily; columns the of the DISPATCH into how to? make i in that State, although only second 1 length. This grass is very nutritiousand
kumquat We
the Yucca of the Gulf Coast; ,the have up the fruit, but have preserves been unableto rate in quality,as judged by the stand- keenly relished by stock, and its

;,- Okra; the wild Coffee,plant; the In- work them to any advantage. Any ard in England, but for productivenesswithout j general l cultivation is but a questionof

. digo; Cotton Stalks; the Banana; the information imparted would be of an equal as forming grand time. In speaking of the rapid and

... Plantain; the Ixile; the Bear Grass; value to many of your readers. trees in a comparatively short time, rank growth of this grass in our office

: the Spanish Dagger; the Typha, or Yours, THOMAS SIMMS. the trees in one grove or orchard yesterday, Mr. John Pearce, of Fort

;r common "Cat-tail;" the Palmetto; the feet each ] said that he measured
t REPLy.-PUt the fruit into clear standing twenty apart way, Bassinger, a
Mexican Maguey; the Pita, or Silk and in stalk in Disused which
cold water for twenty-four hours, to producing one season an aver-t a cow-pen gre,1'
1 Grass, etc. He also mentions fourteen bitter age of fifteen bushels to the tree when 1 thirty-six feet long in three weeks.-
extract flavor that be
((14)) States, as being adapted to any may
in the rind. they were ten years old. The owner Kissiit.mee Leader.
Then boil in clear water
o. the cultivation of Ramie and Jute, remarked that overcrowded -.-
they were ,
I\ ,.-- viz.: California, Arizona, New Mexico \ with until you can pierce through the fruit and that if placed thirty feet apart,in- The soundness of timber may be
straw. Have
Texa, Arkansas, Mississippi\ Ten- a ready a rich stead of twenty, they would have ascertained by placing the ear close
the from
nessee, Virginia, North Carolina, syrup, drop orange the yielded twenty-five bushels. This to one end of the :og, while another
boiling water into the
South Carolina, West Virginia, Ala, boiling syrup. writer several person delivers a succession of smart
brought trees
Boil half hour if young
an or more needed.
bama, Georgia, Florida and Louisiana. You with him from Georgia, but their blows with a hammer or mallet upon
w All who take an interest in the sub- can easily judge when they are has and the opposite end, when the continuance
sufficiently cooked.ED. growth not proved vigorous,
ject, can obtain a copy of the pamphlet -- r..--- they have* shown no inclination to of the vibrations will indicate to an

by addressing: Mr. Juvenet, as Raw Ground Phosphate. flower. He thinks they will be of experienced ear even the degree of

above. MANATEE, MANATEE\ COUNTY, little value In England. I soundness. If only a dull thud meets
} the, the listener be certain
FLORIDA 9 -- -- ear, may
Plant Seed Company, of St. Louis. J
Seed Catalogue of 1886. We have Editor Florida Dispatch : Nut-Planting for the Children.The that unsoundness exists. .

... copies of this well arranged and copious In your issue of March 17th, 1884, children have been gratifiedthis -.- --
202 Z. H. Mason HONEST .A SSESSM EN' .-Returning
catalogue in English, French and page says: "Thereis year in gathering black walnutsin

German and excel- a company now furnishing the raw their nut grove, grown from nuts property at a lower valuation than it
showing a large
ground phosphate at Magnesia\ Springs, gathered near Philadelphia during the really should he is not only dishonest,
lent stock of seeds. in Alachua Can Z.
county. or I
you but it is unfair and honest
Centennial Exhibition. Three of the : unjust to
H. Mason\ give the name of that com-
.:.. The Tropical Agriculturist, of Colombo pany? D. O. UNDERHILL.Will trees bore nuts. Next year there will property owner I It is necessary for

Ceylon, comes to us regularly, the State to receive a certain amountof
[ Dr. Z. H. Mason\ kindly give undoubtedly be butternuts. A groveof

and is always full to overflowing with the desired information?-ED.] hazelnuts, or filberts, has been revenue, the deficit must thereforebe

/ essays and other articles of value and -.-- '-- made from the others.
------- planted. There are no nuts which up
interest for the farmer ------ -.---
tropical gar Spaying Heifers.
please children more to gather than
dener and arboriculturist. The successful $500 Not Called For.
fruit-grower spaying of 4,700
They are easily propagated by
.tI 1, 6s. per year. A. M. & J. Ferguson heifers for Charles Goodnight in the the and It seems strange that it is necessaryto
planting nuts, by layers, by
Colombo, Ceylon. Panhandle of Texas during the monthsof persuade men that you can euro
-, transplanting the sprouts which come their diseases by offering a premium,
t \ and June
The Times Democrat Almanac, for April, May last, may be up from the roots of the old bushes.It to the man who fails to receive ben-

1886, is a very pretty annual, chronological looked upon as an era in the ranch seems to us that every one who has efit. And yet Dr. Sage undoubtedlycured
cattle business of the Southwest. There thousands of cases of obstinate
and children should
statistical useful. It con- plant these nut-bear-
have been heretofore catarrh with his "Catarrh Remedy,"
tains 88 pages, is very beautifully ing trees and bushes. They requireno
who would never have applied to him
the but the
illustrated, and contains a great deal range, success has not been care except planting and protectionfrom if it had not been 1 for) his offer of the

of valuable information. It is a supplement entirely satisfactory. We understandthe stock.-F. D. Curtis, in the Tri- above sum for an incurable case. Whois

of the New Orleans Times mortality in this case was very bune. the next bidder for( cure or cash?

small, and the doctor who .
accom- - -
and is
Democrat, sent out gratuit-
ously to subscribers of that widely- plished the work has several other en- Strawberries.A A Wonderful Freak of Natureis

circulated and influential journal. gagements aggregating several thous- Northern grower says: "Straw- sometimes exhibited in our public

For copies address A. W. Cockerton and more. berries which are cultivated in rows exhibitions. When we gaze upon some
of the freaks Dame
With the have been found of far better flavour peculiar Nature
country now
Business \ Times-Democrat range very
Manager, occasionally indulges in, our minds
f New: Orleans, La.I4vingston's generally stocked to its utmost capac- and of larger size than others which ; revert back to the creation of man,

ity, and the Southern country literally are grown in matted beds and cannot i "who is so fearfully and wonderfully

Seed Annual for 1886.A running over with she cattle, something be hoed or cultivated. The writer's I made." The mysteries of his nature

very pretty and attractive cata- must be done to check the accu experience has been that the best fruit I have been unraveled by Dr. R. V.

logue, containing many desirable nov- Pierce, of Buffalo, and through his
mulation. Spaying the heifers will i and the largest yield of it has been I
elties in the way of seed, offered at knowledge of those\ mysteries he has
soon enable the herd owners to con- procured by hill cultivation, three been able to prepare his "Golden Medical '
moderate A. W. Livingston
very prices. trol the i increase and keep only such plants being set in each hill, eight I Discovery which is a specific for
& Sons Columbus Ohio.
sized herd: as their range will safely inches apart, in a triangle, and the all blood taints, poisons and humors,
carry. Another advantage will be hills being thirty inches apart. The such as scrofula, pimples, blotches,

Bermuda Grass. the elimination of inferior animals. ground is kept well cultivated with erruptions, swellings, tumors, ulcers,
Editor of Florida Dispatch : and kindred. ,affections. By druggist
By selecting the finest young heifers: } the hand cultivator during the whole .
Would inform
kindly me
I;could obtain you Bermuda grasp? Jiaven to keep for breeding purposes and I growing season; the ru'nners are kept A Bonanza Mineof

{ yer;seen the seed. advertised. I am shipping; out, the low grade cows there out until after fruiting, when they are. i health is to be found in Dr. R. V.

anxiousto. procure some will soon be added large: per cent in rooted in small straw board rings for Pierce's "Favorite Prescription," to

("" \ Yours.. respectfully'. '' the average value of the animals. pot pl n\9\ 'After the second season the merits of which, as a remedy for I'
female weakness and kindred
S.A. PIERCE. The spaying-knife. is one of the main the old plants] are dug .up." tions ;
REPLY.You want the roots of . thousands} testjfy.i .
the 'Southern
hopes of cattle country. = ..
B.erinutiaj.aqd\ }. they,can beAhatf l./orv$3' .. Lucky.he who ;baa been,educatedto* The best'Orange Tree Fertilizer now

per barrel. Atfd.rsss J >li t air F. C. True, brayerj ifl.shown: by j>erfoim-[ bear his date, whatsoever it may,,be, in the market is" made by :Williams,

8roY., ,Heat|glen\ .'P.,A., Juval ,Co.ED. ." 4tgl witout: witness J what.,Ong might be.capaleof Y an early example of.uprigbtnees.anda Clark'& Co, Office 64* W. Bay}&,

f ; 49i1..K' $i'grg. U the wgrl LJ c1lildish) .tm.\npg.JB\ } :. bons.. Jacksp9yille} ,1 f!

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.. Emulsion. of Pure Cod Liver Grove and Pine Lands for Sale.
Countless ;
I knights were, slain before. without) laughing 18drrlr-
Oil, with Hypophocphites, Two and one-half miles from* river
St. the battle. In the blank.
Especially Disirable for Children. George won i landing, i mile to school-house and

A laqy physician at the Child's Hospital battle of life we are all going to try for I -.- --- store; 4} acres in grove, 31C trees, 165

at Albany, N. Y., says : "We the honors ,of championship.! 1 1 I I LOCAL ADVERTISEMENTS.Write set out Feb., 1881, all thrifty and the

have been using Scott's Emulsion with . '. or telegraph" Byron E. Oa-' best budded stock-200 yardsjjfrom

great success, nearly all of our patients the undertaker, for Marble, Irllil Bailing my home grove, on Stella lake.

are suffering from bone diseases and all kinds of Cemetery W..rl!. No better orange land or healthier
and location in Florida. Had 13 boxes
our physicians finds it very bene- full
A line of Wooden :and Meta Iii
ficial." shall have about 50 this .
oranges, year.J.
Cases and Caskets always on hard
All orders promptly attended to, 25
Another cargo of Orange Tree Fertilizer ,..: --. dec21-lm Fruitland, Fla.
Laura St. Jacksonville Fla.
CO I Q ,
o just received. by Williams, CO J::I... '.1.: gwae' + wwwdwww' .
Clark & Co., in Jacksonville. These I -:" BE ,a'J'8t8' as'8.IaA.JO V I wt w s:, ac DIORUOS COIIIV

goods are very popular. ,Office i 411 N Hw ,. '-- ,' 218 Bay Street, OHIMYBAC1KEvery !
W. Bay St., ,Jacksonville, Fla. S *OSu 3 c-co-.S. j' a K Dealer in Second-hand Clothing.
C OI. H' I a: ...:de-io). ... in strain or cold attacks that weak back
fool the Old clothing
c x n'BP U'Balt 1x GQotm I Cheapest place city. and nearly prostrates JOB.
Consumption Cured. : cleaned
----- I repaired. Spots
; ZZ T>
An old physician, retired from tn ::: p 1 c
C W 'naolaA I a r NN oeoo Noh I Ia I from your clothes at once.
ti ..
practice, having had placed in his : -g --- --- 5? .
hands by an East India,missionary the Lands for Sale.
: jc
formula of : 1Jc; 'tIOnaUto; I... : cC A large amount of land for sale in
a simple) vegetable remedy o. 5zz.z I
for the speedy and permanent cure of x: :.=ill ,I I I 3S quantities to suit purchasers:, in the
CD d
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Consumption, Bronchitis, Catarrh, CD ... vicinity of Crescent City, Huntington F

Asthma and all throat and Lung Affections 5 g w ';i'PUB'sqjpajpunq' saqouj uj assssis, I. > wt. : Lake Como, Pomona and Forest 1J B.crro
LIIBU I I.! Hills. 4 t
M: By c
also a positive.and radical > IU'BJtIl'8.I ati

cure for Nervous Debility and all Nervous c. x I -S f aca J, S. BROWN, --tsar- -
Complaints, ,after having tested o*- x.., .'I (t'BO' tI'Balt$8' I tic L &O:3::8 WR:'O nov 166m. Fruitland, Fla. 't.a.-- -

its wonderful curative powers in thousands < E -- .. .; ...:. -- -
Q.tt J.o Seed PotatoeiI! From IVoviu Scotia
.0..000- I :
of cases, has felt it his duty to ( :Su Q.) WnltJltItJ I M. M.v... d .: Q.o r .
I xc v-r rWu7u a Q.) OvQ I Imported Early Rose, Chili Red< ?, I
make it known to his suffering fellows: I .,. oo'c'o
o-m Burbanks and of Hebron. I
I mwlxul I I ricNr-.' I Beauty
Actuated by this motive and desireto : : "
a 14hhCtp,, 2
.. :: We guarantee variety to be f
-- --- every
relieve human suffering, I will send eit'O- : THE
Q I 'Ja1amOJ'BH' I :=MN..N Mr; I 10 J.o x.tiinI true to name, and the finest potatoes } :i
free of charge to all who desire it this -"" Q.) :
3: :::: 5 I Q.) BEST TONIC

recipe, in German, French or English, U'Bal' f( 3M gd.. ...g6. :! 5So i. o >. I'( The for planting Rose and ever Chili brought Red to Florida.of Strengthens the Muscles, .
are a ;
with full directions for preparing and I : Steadies the Nerves,
.() I : : : : : : sss beautiful rosy color, and all the varieties : Enriches the Blood Gives New Vigor.
using. Sent by mail by addressingwith Sfc. > : .: : : .: II o u o I ,
I Da.J.L. f"f'D8..Falrfteld.lowa.
I : Q.) J.o in sound order. Will says:
naming this W. A. o : :xzy,-J d.c = I are ship \I "Brown's Iron Bitters is the beet Iron medicine I
stamp, paper, -o 2 ,: :S3: "Q-I=Q I of which i hare known in my 30 years' practice I have found
NOYES, 149 Power's Block, Rochester, ...... I K-!*- .--a ,S3cj trIrtJ: I. I promptly on receipt price, | it specially) beneficial in nervous or physical exhaustion
o >>"HD a> o must be remitted in advance. ,and in all debilitating ailments that bear so.
.<. '3 2e3 e3 , .c.c r.CD r.- I
N. Y.: I. Ca3S2si SocFG : heavily on the 87Stem.Use it freely in my own fami1,"
i a: T3 fe-3.. -.-: C PRICE $3.25 PER BARREL. ;I Genuine has trade mark and crossed red linen on
--.x.a.fc.f .---- : 0 9 Q Sj ww.z wrapper. Take no other. Hade only by J
--- E cs: f'h3HyL = : We have placed all at one price nnOWN CHEMICAL, CO..BALTIMORE, Ml>>>.
Early; Golden Sweet ( .o1a1oes.pu.J'in'g ___ Send orders and Church ,3 LADIES'HAND BOOK-useful and attractive containing -
_ n__ n, ,_ ._ i money to list of prizes for recinet information abbot
: ; the past two years I have Anderson & Co. Jacksonville Fla. coins,etc.,given away by all,deaerN in med icine or. '
mailed to any address on receipt t-f 2. tt.1l1ll1.
raised over two thousand bushels of t SJ ,
-----_ .-__-_--h --_- ---
these potatoes, and now plant them to ) -

the exclusion of other 'AAAA- J
variety -A-A-A-A-A-g- Ay.jLAfyFruit
every ) | | | |
-- -- JI
both .for home use and for shipping Ji

North. Fine seed for sale at $3,000 and Vegetable Market. 1 i

per .barrel. Address G. L. TABER, 1b
Glen St. Mary\ Fla. 261 BROADWAY NEW YORK, Jan; 22, 18&5. }

3mo QroTA.Tlors.
jan25 Florida Oranges, fancy, per crate. 4 OOa 4 50 S
tee- -" ._-- Florida Oranges, fair to good, crt l ,.Oa 2 50 S
Florida Oranges Inferior,pr crate 50a I'00 T--
Those who have used the Boss ZINC Florida Oranges, russets,pr crate. 2 50a 3 50 .
Florida Oranges, Tanglerfnes, crt. 4 OOa 4 50
and LEATHER COLLAR PADS and. Florida Oranges, Mandarins. crt. 2 50a 3 00 I,, I Iu oy 'w,
ANKLE BOOTS say they are the best J. D. HASHAGKN, Itiillll t ti !
Eastern Agent. 41 Ih; a'
and cheapest, because most durable. i ; ,

They will last a life time. Sold by ,I
.PHILADELPHIA, January 20, 1S86. .
Harness makers trial.
on 60.days' Reported especially for us by EVANS BROS.. t.

DEXTER CURTIS, Produce Commission Merchants,No.56 North w

Madison, Wis. Water Street, Philadelphia, Pa. Price Cur- 1I
t rent subject to market fluctuations.. I

I I S Persons wanting land and Orange Only choice lots of Apples In request. Cranberries -
dull. Choice Florida Oranges In good
: Groves above or below the frost ]line, request and steady. Potato market flrm,

address M.\ S. MOREMEN\ with fair demand and moderate supplies.
.;! Onions weaker.Cranberries .

: Switzerland, Fla. fancy, J'y, dk,bus. cra 1 25al 10 -I
Cranberries, choice,J'y. ,bUR.Cra.. 1 OOal 25 : L '
t Cranberries,Cape Cod,dark, per bbL 6 00a6 50 -tIU
: For! Cranberries, Jersey..per bbl. 4 50a5 00 __
W..DaCostaJacksonville Cranberries, light.......?......?.per bbL 3 OOat 00 c. -
write-to C. Cabbage, extra, per 100........................ 3 bat 00
Fa.h Cabbage, medium, per 100.................. 2 00a2 50 D. D. ROGERS. C. B. OOF.M.
} Cabbage, small, per 100.....?.....?...?..._ 60a2 00
i Oranges, fancy.....;..............._............> 2.75a3 00 D. D. ROGERS & CO.
: call the attention of readers Oranges,choice.......................?....?.?. 2.50a2 75 ,
i We our fair,ru .... .. .....-,2 OOa2 50 DEALERS IN
': A tp an advertisement: in another cqlumn Lemons, choice,per boa.................... 2 50a3 00 "
: ........................ 75a2
Lemons.fair, per box. 1 25
, 5y'' of :Fay's Water-Proof: : building\: .Ma-. AppleS/ ;per bbl............?........... '60al"75 J.E: : T .A. J:... FI.. P C> zJ: : <3r .

nilla wo Apples, prime, per bbl......................- I 50al 60 "
information circulars Apples,'common to goon, per bbL... 1'.25al 40 Corrugated. Iron, Fire Proof Iron Shutters, &c., Metallc Building Supplies. !
For and ad- Apples, prime, winter,per bbl........... 1 40al'60 h.' ,
5, '!> CLAR M. :fipRDpN Potatoes, Early Rose, per bus............ 60a 65 St \te Agents\ for E. Van Ifoor en &,CO I.IE.TALIC
d.rn ,
es J PE; ,
Potatoes, Early Rose, fair, per bus.... 55a 58
.' :Hart's. Bloc, Jacksonville: Fla. 1 Potatoes Potatoes,'Maine Rose:choiceperbus-,'per bU8........... 70a, 75 68 SHINGLES.

I BUrbankSl 74 West Bay ,JACKSONVILLE, FLA.
Potatoes, r to'good,]>r bus 58a 60
1ooo Potatoes, Peerless,per bus.....'..-........ 55a BSPotatoes.Peerless.falr -
T* r I ; to good pr bus, 50a ,53 .
four year old Budded Orange. Trees,.! Potatoes' Mammoth Pearl, per bus.j 60a 69 i.5 -:5: Valrico Nurseries,
Potatoesfair to good,per bus. 55a 58
I bugs) jine )ar'old': These were raisedinline Potatoes, mixed lots,\ per bus............ 48a. ,52. ', TROPICAL.,, .. AKD_ SUBTROPICAL. j. .E:&
! Sweet Potatoes, basket.t0a 4V SI
per .
: bet nureeries in the State. ...
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Sweet Potatoes: culls;'per basket : 20a 25 t.:. 'n
Sweet Potatoes,Jersey, ex., per bbL. 2 t0a2 25 i Catalogue Free .. ;', Ef"o J
Sweet Potatoes, Jersey,fair,per; .bbL. 1 75a2 00S 1> V'. ,t Fyn; I.
I 1.. ..OnionsnearbyN.Y.yellowperbbl.250a275Onions ,-1'1"g." ; ... .: ....... ........ '1' "' i !
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:" A job lot of Manilla Pads, of different SEASON' l6. SEASON 1886FREE U. S. FAST MAIL STEAMERSFOR

l, sizes, for sale cheap. .:Made of TO ALL

i. 'waste paper and just the thing for-
A 36
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I 158 Front Street New York.

,'r.' I I I Key West, Havana and New Orleans.

-. Secet.*lty for Complete Feeding of tree and fruit-Danger from forcing or partial fertll- t -
4 Two Distinct Manure required for Orange Trees-before and after maturity.
I Effect: of the Forms of food the of the fruit and the health of the
WILLIAM READ::&:: SON i Right plant on quality '
107.Wash I ngton t'3t.IBoston| :Mass.' I Necessity of Judicious and liberal Fertilization to prevent disease and exhaustion In
DEALERS INIf (rcharos-Pror. GOKSSMANN- on the Importance of selecting the particular forms of plant
-, k i nod! that will exert. the most beneficial Influence on the fruit.
JL JN IS Ci-UIVS ,- : Diseases of Orange TreeI6-DIe-back. gum disease, scales, insects, rust, splitting and -

Agents for the genuine W. & C. Scott &SIn i copping of fruit-Defective and improper feeding. Steamers
: B. PLANT of the People'
Keiultrtfrom Fertilization disastrous the and fruit
Injudicious on Orange tree, equallyo
Fine Hammerless and Hammer Guns.
dlmrult to than the I fruit like the Straw Line, and CITY OF of the
, all other makes, both American and English. though more trace, on more rapidly maturing Merchants'
De Bary-Baya Line will run as
and und like Reels.
Kerry Grape, Sugar
; Second-band taken In exchange. Some crops
guns lleitefit( from fertilizers. ] follows: Leaving the DeBary-Baya Line
; and
stimulating Temporary nitrogenous They only partiallyeed
fine bargains In second-band now on hand. the Wharf at foot of Laura street:
Send stamp for Illustrated catalogue of new Waste croprenotcheap.of blood flesh flab cotton seed etc. Prof. W Johnson Leave Savannah, Florida and West-
Organic Nitrogen S ,
and second-hand
;:nns. Also of bicycles. =
wharf Jacksonville
I ern Railway ,
ou the wa.te of nitrogen in light soils.
I Cut.this out .Ja The Mapes Manure as Prepared for Florida not liable to waste, excepting to the ex- dally,on arrival of Fast Mall train-
;' ent of a small proportion of the Nitrogen existing as Organic Nitrogen derived from Bone Leave Jacksonville.............................. 3:30 p m
4 EU:1VSIJSrG-TOJ.\T: :: : about one third of the total Nitrogen. Leave Palatka....................................... 8:50 pm
Valuation of Organic Nitrogen In the form of vegetable matter In Commercial Fertlll- Leave Astor.............. ......................._ 225' a m
STAMPING OUTFIT /.f"rs-Inert" unavailable Nitrogen In muck-Inferior forms.-Prof. S. W. JOHNSON on same. Leave DeLand: ......................._.........._ 5.00 a m
FREE Leaching and Waste of some fertilizing dlents-Phosphorlc Acid and Potash sel- Leave Blue Springs. ............_............- 5:1.5 am
tom found in quantity in drainage \\aters-Pror. WARRINGTON'S testimony.Low Arrive Sanford, South Florida Rail-
Being fully aware of the Priced any"Cheap" Fertilizers' generally objectionable, and fall to supply plant food road wharf...... ........................_......... 7:45 a m
.;real &>ter st the ladles are .t reasonable rates-Kalnlt Fish. Cotton Seed, etc. Arrive Sanford, City wharf....._......... 8:20: a m
,I11/ t t leaking re; lure la Kenatagtou Ooru Necessity of Supplying ,the Right Forms of plant food-Testimony ot Profs. S.V.. Arrive Enterprise........... .................._ 8:50 a m
.l \ / |pleteOutfitcontalnlD&,60I prepared: OUNSON C \. GoEsSHANN::> and Mr. S. O. HUBBARD. Leave Enterprise................................. 9:10a m
I I.- Stomping Complete Manure versus Super.phospbate-Dr. J. B. LAWES and Prof. W. II. JORDAN. RETURNING,

-'r I.... f Imentbond Patterns panhmen'-Paper on best eoTtro-, Prof. Jordan.-Complete Commercial Fertilizer can be depended on to keep up fertllty Leave Sanford,City wharf.................. 3:50: p m
I til different,including Sprays Indefinitely, and dispenses with all necessity of changing or rotating manure Leave Sanford,South Florida wharf
0 lot Golden Rod,Pansies,Wild ICainit, Murate of Potash, Cotton Seed, etc.-Caution against thelr,use on Oranges.The (except on Sunday when steamers

/ I t1esStrsxberrley Rows, Forget-me-nots Outlines Thl of- Mapes/ Orange Tree Manure for young growing trees, etc. will leave at 11:00 a m)...................... 4:15 p m
IBoy.GIrl,BugsSp1deriStorks The Mapes Fruit and Vine Manure for older and bearing trees, etc. Leave Blue Springs.............................. 6.-05 p m
/ % ; I Scollops for Skirts Crazy The Mapes Vegetable Manure.-Prof. ATWATER on Complete Chemical M*_ 'or Potatoes Leave DeLand.: ..................................... 6:40pm
t tt 11111 I ling St1WtI'attarneCr1, Iir rders, Fond'atal Etch- -larger yield and superior xualitv and less liable to rot than from Farm Manures. Leave Astor.......................................... 8:40 p m
1 111111 j Tulij*( Ac., Ikea, 6O In Lilies all, flow Can The Wants of The Orange-the yound growing and the older bearinz-trees Leave Palatka.................. .................... 1:30: a m
I ranging; la from 11.!ln.to be the most economically and best supplied. Arrive Jacksonville......._.................. 6:15: a m
_1 1 Inches,alto 1 Box: Clue Official Reports of the State Agricultural Experiment Stations on the Mapes Manures;
tamping I'owdcr,1 Itoz VV bite Stamping Powder, they are found to Invariably exceed in richness the published guaranty. (Over twenty an- Connecting at Palatka with Florida South
11'.teDtJ'venlblel-on t,and fnl land compl &directions alyses of the :Mapes Manures during the past year, 1885.) em Railway at Astor with St. John's and
for and ,
Kensington Embroidery ,
Stamping Kendnz-ton Painting Forms of Plant Food in the Manures. :Lake Eustis Railway' at Sanford with
Lustre,Metallic flitter and ImJescent rotating,Colon used and superior Mapes ; steamers -
mixing of Colon,Ribbon Embroidery,Chenille and Ansene Work The Mapes Manures the Highest Grade ever made. for Indian River, and with trains of the
Correct Colors of all the different flower,Description of erery stitch Consumers Should Know what fertilizers are made from. I South Florida Railroad for Tarn pa; at Tampa
ted. In embrrfderr,Ac.,snaking a Complete Outfit that cannot bebough Kxtracts from the Agricultural Press, etc. with the steamer Margaret of the People's
loss than 4.0a To Introduce FARM AND
& retail
at lor |
HOUSEHOLD,the large,>3 page: Illustrated Magazine devoted to Analyses of the Orange-fruit, seed: stem, trunk, leaves, etc. Line for points on Tampa Bay and Manatee
the Interests of the Country Home and Household,we will send ones River also connecting with the steamships
at these Outfit!complete free and postpaid,to any lad r who LIST. Hutchinson and Whitney for Key West and

wlllsendQ5o.for8moa.subacil Honey cheerfully: refunded If not ptioototh.Magasine.TeforL more than satisfactory. Address While the Prices of the Mapes Manures will be lower for the season of 18M; the past Havana every Saturday on arrival of South
high guaranteed standard will be fully maintained.A Florida Railroad train arriving at Key West
FARM AND HOUSEHOLD Box 49,Hartford Conn.
-- --.-- Full Assortment" of these long-tested and reliable Manures, Including the Mapes Sundays and Havana on Mondays.
Vegetable Manures, Pure Ground Bone, a selected Brand of high grade bulphate of Potash, Returning steamships leave Havana: oa
a- TUB :.M3ruinJB: :{ : i rf'if 1 .!lv'.THIB Chemicals: etc., are kept In stock for prompt shipment, and free of wharf charges, from Wednesdays, Key West Thursdays, Tampa
LAND OF FLOWERS IS THATREALESTATE warehouse in Jacksonville, Fla. A Pamphlet, sent free, containing guaranteed analysis, Fridays, arriving at New Orleans on Sun
prices, com position, directions for use; also reports from well known growers of Oranges, days.
| I Fruits and Vegetables through the State, giving their practical experience In using the On and after: January 1st the direct service
I IIapr, Mnnures. between Tampa and Havana is expected

"r-.. or _-_ TYSEN & SMITH\ be Steamers trl-weekly.Chattahoochee and Jennie Lane

AVERY & BROWN +f! Our Forwarding Agents, Jacksonville, Fla. of the People's Line, and Rosa and Welaka,
.; : TTA ; of the De Bary-Baya Merchants' Line, leave
i I Dr. G. W. LANCASTER DeLand.a. in of the Volusia Warehouse
., charge County Jacksonvile dally, at 6 p. m. Returning,
l\Ilonnopy.: =Florldn.. Beresford Fla. Sanford 9
--- at leave daily at a.m.
IT A'uey nave alllklnds and or property; for higheststate :sale Dr. J N. BISHOP, in charge of the South Florida Warehouse, Sanford, Fla. Hating by the Boats of this Company it
*unimproved those in the
of cultivation. Orange Groves, LakeFronts G. D. CLIFFORD, in charge of the Lake Region Warehouse, Eustis Fla.BOWKER'S ._ Strictly Prohibited.For .

.. ,YegetableLands. Truck Farms,Town : further particulars inquire of
Lots, eWe The home of the Orange, and the JNO. BRADLEY, Chief Clerk.
place where the Vegetables love to grow. ORANGE GROWER. Office, Waycross Steamboat WharfJacksonville Fla'i .
There Is no such country under the'sun like ,
that surrounding'' }'H anopy. Circulars and W. M. DAVIDSON,
information furnished upon application. :33 General Traffic Agent, Astor Building.
... :C' ...,.iA VERY &: BROWN C. D. OWENS, Traffic Manager,
mar'JO-ly 1 :MicanopyFla.fk, Savannah, Ga.
H.S. HAINES, Gen'll\Ianager,
Rept. 17. tf Havannab.Oa.
THE --'-- -
> the Best EUREKA R
81.0 for 13 *Veek The
JO*Blum and Gold Med .
al I nt World'b Fair.New '-.- be mailed, securely wrapped, to any address In tIle
so .
Orleansoverlileading r.4r United Stales lorTiife. Alonl'.s
Wind Mill*. The ELl on receipt of One Dollar. L't>-
,/ ULKA after a trial eral discount allowed to Postmasters Agents and
lasting:4 mos.was pro. Clubs. The POLICE HAIL T71. fl OAZETTBof
pounced the beat overall :
New York Is the ONLY legitimate
and today stands Illustrated Sporting and sensational i Journal
at the head of all competitors. Sizes 10 the American conti Der.t.
& published on !? I
to 18 ft. diameter of wheel,either for? i Apply for terms to FRE. I\i I
Pumping Power)1111'. Perfect in all
part and iparranfrd. Estimates ap Y. e -_ Richard K. Fox,Franklin Square,New York.
plication. Also Mfrs.of the Adama 1)1. -
reel Draft Barn Floor horse Power.
Live Agents Wanted. Addreea Mfrm.,
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'-=;-e-.f << ,-._-.: _- ...a--- Whereas, Francis E. Cornish has applied to
SaWyor's Hotol&llininRoom R o I iN0I0' 1C''t"O."N'" r this Court for Letters of Administration om .

the Estate of Joseph Remington, deceased,

ThIs fertilizer was one of the first sold in a heavy crop of fruit and put on an extraor late of said County of Du val.
SANFORD, FLA. Flor Ida for orange groves, and has given gen- dlnary growth through the whole season ; These are, therefore, to cite and admonishall
JuneSHf J satisfaction. It contains a large amount but the most remarkable re obtained from and singular the kindred and creditors of
- ...- -.--- -- of potash, principally In the form of sulphate, the use of this fertilizer the fact that the said deceased to be and appear before this
I which experience has proved to be better .fruit is fine and bright, and there hcs been Court, on or before the 16th day of February
c SOUTH FLORIDA RAILROAD CO. adapted to the orange. scarcely a fallen orange in the grove, while A. D. 1886, and file objections, If any they
I my own grove alongside which was not fertilized have to the granting letters as aforesaid
SANFOUU, FLA., Sept 11,1SS5.$ I THE DE BABY GROVE. has lost almost the entire crop, the otherwise the same will be granted as prayed

NOTICE. I FRUIT PREVENTED FROM FALLING. earth beneath the trees being covered with Witness my name<< as County Judge of the
fallen fruit. County aforesaid, this 2d day of January,188
From aud after this date no Steamboats ENTERPRISE FLA. 1 regard the form of potash used in the
Steam Barges, or vessels of any kind, will be DEAR BIB-I purchased from you lat Feb- preparation of this fertilizer to be the great w. A. MCLEAN
allowed to take on or put oft Freight or Passengers uary ten tons of Bowker's Orange Grower desideratum of the bearing groves. County Judge.
or land at the wharf .>I'i the Mouth which I applied to Mr. Frederick DeBary's Respecttullv yours, ----
Florida Railroad Company, at Sanford, Fla orange groves of bearing trees. The trees set (Signed) W. B, Wateoa, Manager .

except such line the or direct lines of steamers or other For free copy of the most valuable and interesting circular ever issued with reference Millstones ,
vessels as are advertised connections o;this branch of the Industry address MILLS
orange !
of the said company and working UDder 1
contract with them.* JOHN D. WELD, General Agent, .waterWbBBlt ., iia Ga..
t (Signed) JAMIE E. INQRAHAM few. seat foe '
i tep21-tr President. cleoR:1m 78 >Bay .tre.tl Sarannab, Ga. *thu .aM1. '; I

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t' The new-comer. to_. a new country, sometimes SOUTH HIM LAIS. a OAKLAND, ORANGE CO., FLA. o

I ... has', possessions. in his former homewhich -
: he cannot dispose of at once without Pot Grown Semi-Tropical Fruit
Situated each side of the : ldbust.
T sacrificing them or almost on
gi\ing them away. and Ornamental Trees,
/ It time be given him,.he can realize something South Florida Railroad and its Plants and Vines. LOWS, .
I:: value.: In a case ready Mention this Pipe.)
i, money is always an object to him and he Bartow Branch No Loss in Transplanting.Catalogue .

: must strive to make whatever, cash he has in '
ana Price List Free, on application libley's
hand as far In the Counties ofOranl'e
go as possible. If he buys ,1s to the Manager. Address
i \ land paying asb ''for'it, it frequently le yes Catalogue free on aI! II .Uon. Send for It..s
him without money to build a good house or A. E. CHAMPLIN, BOOHXSTKB,N.Y. AJTD CHICAGO,T*. -
'> plant out his grove and garden. This is a serious Polk, nov29-ly Oakland, Orange Co., Fla. .v - ., .... --

draw-back,and he must either buy very Brevard, TIlE 1.i'11L:
poor and:cheap land far away from all conveniences umter, LARGEST SOUTH.SEfDS'PLANTS.

of society,'tiansportation,and the like, and HillBboroufrli. SUNSET HILL NURSBRYSends

or else he may have to struggle for a long

time in, making a.stark A plan has been devised S3OOO Acresof Catalogues, with practical hints to
by which a nice lot of ten acres of land
new beginners,free on application. Includedin
Send for New
Illustrated Catalogue for 1886
:, may be'secured by the payment only of the these are NEWLY acquired Lands,which our list are the very choicest varieties and prices of Field Seeds. Mailed FltEE.

I. interest,five or ten years being give for the having been for several years reserved from grown specialty.Thornless and Early Fruiting a T. W. WOOD & SONS, -

payment of'the principal, by which time anyman Wholesale and Retail Seedsman, Richmond Va
of industry Judgment may pay for his sale are now offered. R. W. PIERCE, __ __ __ n __

place. A tei -acre lot costing from 82501 o$300, These lands comprise all classes and grades
can be secured and possession obtained at Indian Springs, Orange County, Flip L&ti
of South Florida soils. High Pine and Oak
once simply paying $) or $8 every three l

months,as Interest, the late being that established'by Land among the Backbone Hills In the famous Established 1856. 200 Acres in Nursery. Desc1Iwsn1

law in Florida, namely, eight per -
cent.. Lake and Hill region of the Peninsula. Fruitland Nurseries

RAILROADS SOCIETY SCHOOL Lake Views and Lake Fronts; large areas of ,

CHURCII. table lands well timbered with Pine,and Oak P. J. BERCKMANS, Proprietor.The &01R 7886,

You ask, where may this be done? On the undergrowth; Low, well-timbered, Pine be milled FREE to all applicants,mod to customer atlut
stock of Fruit and Ornamental trees .
without ordering It. It eonulni about ISO ,
Tear paj
South Florida It.. R. "
(PemberUn t Ferrj Divis- Evergreens, Roses, Palms, Flowering Shrubs, 600 illnitratloni,price,accarata descriptions and ralna..
ion)in Hernando county, ,is a new place call ed Lands; Prairie and Marsh Lands set in rich Strawberry Plants, etc.,; adapted to the climate directions forpUntlnc all Tarietle of VEGETAlil .
of Florida is this fall. and FLOWER SEEDS, BULKS,etc. Inralu. <
unusually large
Oriole. ,The lands lie not more tnan two miles native grasses affording good pastures for to all, especially to Market Gardeners. Send for iuD.
Among the new fruits, we offer 10,000 trees.of
from the railroad at farthest, and most are M. FERRY & CO., Detroit, Mlchlsrn
only a mile. Two railroads furnish facill cattle. ,Also, Town Lots are offered in the Kelsey Japan Plum,
which bids fair to become a valuable market
ties, the South Florida and the Florida thriving new railroad towns of Kissimmee, product; also Japan Chestnuts, Prunus Pis-
Southern. A nice class of people are settling sardil, new peaches, etc. Our list of Conlfera Nurseries of Lake Woir 8 Co.
at Oriole: School 'and: Church privileges- Winter Haven, Bartow, Auburndale, Lakeland and broad-leaved. Evergreens, adapted to a
l Sub-Tropical climate, is doubtless the most
l r ready exist. Daily mails; a general Store; a Plant City, Seffner,Mango, Orient and extensive in variety in the United States. 100,000 Orange and Lemon Trees.Our .
good sawmill to furnish lumber cheap. Catalogue No. Fruits and hardy Ever-
Dade City. Roses, etc. trees are very thrifty, three and four
Catalogue No. Green-house Department. old stock to inch diameter, with
For further information apply to Land De- Catalogue No.Wholesale llst.for the trade one year old buds. Nurseries easily accessible -
DRY. only.Catalogue. to Florida Southern Railroad. Send for
Oriole is intended to be a succession of orange partment of South Florida Railroad Company No.4-Fruits adapted to Florida. Catalogues. AddressE.
Free to all applicants-address as above. B. FOSTER, Manager
groves where settlers may find good land ,Sanford, Florida.WALTER nov9- mosORANGEJHIGHTS. dec2I-ly South Lake Weir, Fla.
at reasonable prices and terms; where winter

residents may find health and enjoyment GWYNN .
amid their own groves and gardens; and
where non-residents have Janl2-tf General Land Agent.W. Trees for Sale Cheap
may groves made "Heathiest Place in Florida. 100,000 Orange
for them by person who are directly interested Twenty thousand budded from bearing treesof

'in the success of the work. This idea is M. LEDWITH. F. C. SOLLEE. High,rolling, fertile lands, pure water"railroad the best and choicest varieties on sour
stocks three and four years old. Our stock is
facilities and Northern society. Superior -
gradually getting into shape and a laige number LEDWITH & SOLLEE location for fruit and vegetable culture.A grown on high, dry, light soil, is hardy,
of young groves.are,being started. Oriole few choice residence lots given to parties healthy,and free from Insects.ve aspire to
lands receive praise from nearly all who see DEALERS IN who will build houses. Send stamp for full offer the best trees for the least money. $25
information. to S30 per hundred,according to quantity.
them. Having been especially picked out for REAL ESTATE nov9-ly C. B. PALMER. J.tj. J3XV v VV i1*-Ofc SON Inov66m

orange culture, their
seen I Office, No.7 Herkimer Block, GENUINE

MAPS. .FREE.- JACKSONVILLE, FLA. Jersey Sweet Potatoes Royal Palm Nurseries
maps showing location of lots, ave Headquarters for Haines City Property.

nues, railroads, etc., may be had on application. $3 PEll BARBEL. FLA.
,Nearly (wo hundred persons own land MANATEE,
Yield this year over 200 bushels fine Potatoesper
in and.around Oriole. Every month new peo HAINES CITY. acre on high pine land. -

ple come in, new houses are built,new groves Budded and Seedling Orange Lemon and

are begun,and a general improvement is ob- GEO. HUTCHINSON, Lime Trees; Mangoes, Sugar PPleSI Sour
servable on all sides. Ten more ten.acre lots ,nov29<8t Crescent City, Fla.OTS Sops, Jamaica Apples, mes,"
etc. Royal Poincianas,
are: offered on,the terms indicated above, and SIZE 40 FEET Russian Mulberries. Rare Tropical Trees
they are apt to go very soon. Only one con- =N00 $4. and Plants a specialty.

dition'is imposed. If a settler,;you must settle eview on Kingsley Lake ArLUnlUA Send for Catalogue. AddressP.

,within three months; if a non-resident, .Q150 buys a 5-acre W. REASONER
must Healthy, High, Rolling Land with tract for ,
you begin improvements ota
permanent An ORANGE GROVE. oci2-3m Box 10, Manatee, Fla.
character within three months. There are Beautiful Lake Send 2 cent stamp for Maps,etc., to
fine openings for one or two resident carpenters TROPICAL LAND CO.. CHEAP.
: ."and for quite a number of able-bodied |P. O. Box ;-158, Jacksonville, Fla.

menirho.,: can clear land and cultivate it after REFER TO I Ex-Gov. Geo. F. Drew,

being cleared. At this writing there are at ,This i. a Rare Opportunity to Purchase I McLean, Jacksonville St.Augustine.,and Rev. C. -
its: \sib l buihiinge to go up at once-if on the nov9-ly Le Conte Pears,3 years,4.5 cents.
spot a.number of workmen, could find em- Lots on the Highest Tract Le Conte Pears,2 years,30 cents. ...
:* Le Conte Pears,1 year 15 cents.
;,,, ployment." -of Land,, in Tropical Florida. J. E. M'GINNISS Keifer Pears, 1 year, U cents.
Pecans 2 40c.
HOW aCO REACH ORIOLE. English Walnuts and years.
4t1f English Walnuts and Pecans, 1 year 25c.,
From Jacksonville leave by J.,T. & K. W. I II I Room No. 10, Bostwick's Block, Fifty trees and over at lower rates.

R.'R.\i; changing at Fla. Sou. 'Junction at Pa- Haines City is situated halfway between Jacksonville Florida Also one fine Bearing OranffeGroye,
Sanford and Tampa and right on the South .
latka to Fla.Son. R. R., and at Pemberton's Florida Railroad.' Ills situated on the highest terms.splendid Address location, near ,

Ferry change to Son. Fla.; ;Buy.,your ticket to land in South Florida-rich,rolling and WAYCROSS STOCK & FRUIT FARM,
01101e.You can. also I go by F. R. &: N. Co's healthy This excellent country lies to the REAL ESTATE
southward of large lakes which protect the Way cross: ,Ga.
road to Dragen Junction,where you take Fla. ,
tropical fruit. There is no frost here. The
Sou. R.R. as before. Call on the undersignedforjttrther1 fact of the Indians having selected this section Bought and Sold. L. MORETON MURRAY, | C-HARLES MCNART
information as to rates, business of country as a home demonstrates be- Notary Public. Justice of the Peace II
yond a doubt that it is
absolutely the richest -
openings prices of:lands, terms,etc: All let portion; since it is their aim,on account of MURRAY & McNARY.
tere promptly*and cheerfully answered.. aversion to labor to find the most fertile Houses for Rent in desirable portions of the !

t.ractl"thus affording large returns from a city. City property handled and EAST COAST LANDS,
:a.. \V., B. CLARKSON very moderate expenditure of labor.
z. Come and lee this town before buying lse- returns made promptly. Halifax River,"Volusia County;Fl*.

'Office: 72* W. Bay St., up stairs, where. F..1.,HINSON Conveyancing done carefully and at short All kinds of Grove Lands, splendid Building -
River. Address,with
Lots on and near
... v tI 3'. ,. Jacksonville, Fla. Haines City,Polk County,PXaScad motice. stamp,at Ormond. Volusia County,Fla.
.c;, =1. .taJrD. fw Uc/ripUvt timdAr,ATM. Correspondence sollciUd. d.c i4m deo 8-1y .
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Our&ed/.yrarehouses>the largest in Our Green-houee Establishment at JrcIT!
NearYork'ire'nttedttpvrithever'ap; ( I ,Jersey City is the most extensive fn
{ Tillatioi 'for- the prompt 'and"careful America. Annual Sales 1% Million ..;.
filling of orders: 1" ___ _, ..Plants.a ., -- \
Oar Catalogue for 1886, of 140 pages, containing colored plates, descriptions and Illustrations M1
ieltbi NEWEST; BEST'and RAREST J EEDS and PLANTS, will be mailed on receipt of 1100,000Vortb must be Sold
8tAs.Tlnttampt) to"cover post: e. .- / !
NO.8 WOOTON CLOSED. .Reduce. Stock In the ,next, Sixty Days.
35 t
37 Portland! St.
ER'' HEN. SNp QO _

.. I Cheap, Medium and Fine Suites, _

OFLC>.Se: QC> Writing Desks of'all kinds, Mattresses -

SAN MATED; FLORIDA, Blankets and Comforters.We .

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Bangor Orange Box Shooks and Hoops Wooten Desks. Their Catalague
t t' ;.. \ NO. 8 WOOTJ2T DEAR OPBX.
: AND DEALERS IN' will be mailed on application. We will mail our 112 page Illustrated Catalogue

: r r HAY, GRAIN, BRICK, SfflNGtBS, FERTILIZERS,, ETC. to any reliable address. \

:, 9 Buy of Us and Save 25 per cent. Remember, we are Headquarters for FurnI-
:' ORANGE WRAPS 480 sheets to the ream, best ture,both Wholesale and Retail u... .
IOxl0, lie.; ;; 12x12, llic. ocl9-tf 64 and 66 AV. Bay St., Jacksonville,Fla.

The Bangor Box has been before the orange-growers of Florida for the past ten years; Is
used exclusively by the. larges packers and shippers of the. State and Is recommended by -- --- --- -- -------
all Commission Merchants as being the NEAT,.ST. LIGHTEST and STRONGEST Orange Box in ( "
the market. sales for the past season upwards 300,000 boxes.

See that every bundle Is branded "

CROSBY & GOWEN, State Agents, San Mateo, Florida. .-

Wholesale Grocers-

-&Smith,Jacksonville; H. Benjamin &Co., :Micanopy; Lovell & Pemberton, Lees. .
burg: Wartman & White Citra; E. W. Agnew.& Co., Ocala; C. C. Walte, Reddick; J. M
Reddlck, Brooksvllle; 8.Jenkins, Altamonte. auglO6mr (

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Please Ponder the Following Facts and Act Accordingly.1st. .
*.r SEVILLE I .1 I'
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They carry the Largest assortment of Fancy Groceries the State.
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.; ; '0' ,.1 2nd. They are doing the largest business of any Fancy [Grocery establishment -

i I in Florida.

I The It1"-I.Finest s Town between Palatka and Sanford. 3rd. They are selling goods at about New York prices, freight added. ,, ..
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Good Business Point. z t; '''! & r 4th. They WARRANT every aticle sold by them. ,:r;'-; ""
i ? 5th. They issue regular Monthly Wholesale Price Currents. .'I, .

; Finest Lands. Best Paying Groves. 6th. They employ a larger force than any Grocery House in Florida. :

.I 7th. It will be to your interest to send for their prices before purchasing

,! Least Frost North of Indian River. elsewhere. ]an 26tfForvyarding ,'.J

'" Write for Information to

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dec4-ly BURTON K. BARRS, Seville, Fla.

The Machines are light,strong, Rend 1 now if you are interested
euy-runiting,admirable in Fanning.Gardening,Trucking, 8trawbolTY ShiDDin Agent Fruit ana Yegetable 6 Packin
in design and finish. for our 1886 Catalogue, which .

rnetl..lalt daI ? r "fully' describe our" 'SeedDrillS. "I .

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L. ALLEN & CO. eel Hoee,
I 127,and 129Oathtrine and Hollow Steel and, Commission House S., F. & W. R.R. Wharf,
Standard Hone Hoes
Street, and Cultin rs. Free to all t
TSXLiSZLrSUL Where growers' supplies are on hand and for sale at lowest possible prices for
'J. -... cash or to our patrons. Every necessary convenience for packing Oranges

expeditiously, and in the best manner, by skilled workmen, at reasonable

W. JUSTICE, prices.nov30tfHOLSTEIIM Oranges direct from the groves for sale by the single box or car-load..

\AhoIesale/ Commission, Merchant, ---

,' 3Vo. ala North Water Street* Philadelphia.

oc96m4E9*Large. shipments- ..remitted on day of sale, small shipments. ALL AGES AND BOTH SEXES H0MK, .r
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.ws ud Heifers bred so best N.tbsI...
In Circuit Court. Duval County, and Aavgie Balls..
IN CHANCERY.. I ELLSWORTH The Arera e Records'of a Herd'ar. die
AMANDA C. ROBERTS, ''appearing by True Test of Ita Alerit,
v*. lit filed that The following Milk and Butter>.&...Td' .
ISAIAH L.RoBERTS. j above_ named SUMTER COUNTY buTenall been made by aalatau lew ta.
defendant, Isaiah L. Ro does not reside eRr Herdi -
In the State of Florida, but in one of.the well located on the T. & O. R. R. and In the '
United States,it is ordered that said defend ntEZT23:, :a.EOOB.D_.e
ant plead answer or demur to the bill flied heart. ot'tbe Lake Region, .-' :,. Three Oows have averaged over ', )Ibs.la ay Mr.
in said'cause,on the first Monday of Febru Fire Cows hare averaged over 19,000 IDS.In s 7r.-
ary. A. D.1886,or said bill will. be taken as __ Ten Cows have averaged over L,000lbs0 .Ja a JMC.
confessed.. $100 We know,of about Cows that have made yearly records ezeeedin.18,000Ibi."and
JAMES M. BAKER,Judge. 14 of them are now In. oar Herd and have averaged over 17,500 Ibs. 25 have averaged -
H. C. PATTISON,Complainant's Solicitor. over 18,000( Ibs.in a year. S3,the entire number the Herd that have made yearly records,including
Jacksonville.Fla.." October 13.188..>-19-3m will buy warranted, speculation or a Cheap fourteen 3 year olds and twenty-one 2 year olds,have averaged 12,785 Ibs.ounces In a year.BUTTED .
DCOnOnO' Five Cows have averaged Ibs.7 oz.in week.. Nine con' baTe avDU -
-- - --- ------- Home., Lot 170x210 feet. I I til ittuUnUOi eraged 19 Ibs. H oz:in a week. Fifteen Cows haTe averaged 17Ibs.9 ox.
in a week...Six S year olds have averaged 14 Ibs.3 os.in a week. Eleven 3 year olds the entire numb
ffl Fancy Picture, and K eta- Fend for,Circulars. tested' have averaged lbs.": ot.in a week. 8ix2year! olds haTe averaged 12 Ibs. 13 os. In a week.
H fiJIKfcT gant Card in Gilt Edge Silk Fifteen 2 year olds;entire number tested.have ,averaged Ibs.83-10oz.lnaweek. The entire prig.
O. inal Nttherland Family'of six Cows two:being but a old haTe averaged 17 2-3 Iba/ln:
Mil II O *>*&? Hidden Name. CR.. 1 E. II. IIUCIOIAN, Prop., Imported a
Jnll 1 ftf W Songster ISO Prlie Puwlt.andS week. This the Herd from wblcb to get foundation stock. Prices low for quality of Stock.
parlor games all for lOctn. Game of Authors,lOcU. 4-3m: Jacksonville Fla SMITHS, POWELL & LAMB, ,: Lakeside Stock Farm, SYRACUSE. N.Y..
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(Successor to J. E. Hart,)

.4" The Oldest Seed House in the city. (Established 1875)). i'INDSOI
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I handle none but the Best and most Reliable Seeds. My new Catalogue will be sent free I
on application. Also, Wholesale Dealer,in WINDSOR two to four thousand dollars; two 'saw and I
,- planing mills running two stores one ,
Corn Is the name of one of the prettiest and health- office another store building a lost omce I
Oats Flour Gr'tsMQal
Hay BranWheat
Situated iest towns on In the Florida eastern, or shore any of other Lake State.Neweral established orange; groves bakery,set livery out stable miles and of streets sev- I
GROUND nan, a beautiful sheet of water some nine cleared out-in' fact the whole face of the '
SCREENINGS, COTTONSEED MEAL, Etc. miles In'length, abounding In fish. Nine country is rapidly Improving. I
miles east of ualnesvllle, two miles from
Qruelle station on the Florida Southern Rall-
I' STATE AGENT FOR road,and four miles west olCampvllle station PROGRESS.

'J.;. E.. Tygert & Co.'s A Star Brand Fertilizers. on the Peninsular Railroad. During the fall and winter two more stores
N are to go up,one church, one academy,and a
J' ,. Guaranteed ..A Analysis. LAND score or more of dwellings. A steamboat is
Windsor embraces a tract of about of 000 to be put on Lake Newnan to connect with ,
, ,., ;Comprising,ORANGE x B TREE and VEGETABLE acres, nearly one-half cleared. The soil Is the Florida Southern Railroad at Qruelle. .
neither the white sand of so large portion of
FERTILIZER, PL PURE GROUND BONE, Florida,nor the red clay of Georgia, but a ACCESSIBILITY.
.ll.. dark rich loam,producing excellent crops of .
MURIATE. OF POTASHTOADE SULPHATE POTASH, all varieties of vegetables or the finest orange Windsor is easy of access. Take the steamer
'N', trees. The higher land is fifty feet above the to Palatka, whence a ride of two hours on
NITRATE SODA, KAINIT, ETC. lake, gradually sloping to the water. Lots Florida Southern Railroad takes you to Gru-
varying from four to twenty acres, several elle Station;or Peninsular Railroad to Camp-
Prices on application. July 27 tl fronting on the lake. ville, three and a half hours from Jacksonville -
,and a hack ride of thirty or forty min
HEALTH.The utes will take you there. Hack meets after-

To Obtain the Best Results in wonderful healthfulness of the place noon. train from Palatka.

has;! been the subject of remark for the past
: thirty )'ears. There are people now living I ONE IIOTEL NOW OPEN.
1 I iher,that have been residents for that'length We have an excellent site overlooking the
ORANGE CULTURE 01 time, and who assure us thai for a population lake of five acres, which we will donate to
[ ot seventy soul: there was not a ph'sla.ny'party who wil build a good hotel to
Clan called before the war in fourteen years accommodate fifty Jmt'2No better place
\\ hat of country can make so can be found
good a showing? It is high pine land with
, Use H. J. Baker & Bro.'s CelebratedORANGE excellent water; sore throat and cataJrh soon I
disappear here. i LA IIS FOR SALE.CLIMATE.
-' i ands can be purchased at from Fifteen to
:. One Hundred Dollars per acre, according to
Windsor Is located on the ridge midway location, and whet er timbered or cleared.
oetween ocean and Gulf, giving it a steady i: Several e fronts.
TREE MANUftEA even climate. No hot nights here and few'
Insect ;I DO YOU WANT A 110.11I


l if so we would say-take a good look at _
Windsor young-barely 15 months oldVIND.OR> before you decide where to settle.
and there are up and in course construction I
Complete Manure beneficial alike from the time of setting out Orange Trees to full forty houses, several of them costing from For further particulars,address:
I maturity furnishing Just the plant food the tree requires. It stimulates its growth causing
.,an increase of healthy wood, Imparting; a rich dark green color to the leaves, and largely O17 :8 GEIFFJN.: : :
increasing the yield of Oranges. Its effects are immediate,and can be seen in a few weeks, ,
in the flourishing and improved condition of the tree.

.This is no theoretical fertilizer,but la the result of years of practical trial and very many West Forsyth Street, Jacksonville, Fla
i Orange Growers, who have used it for years,can testify to its wonderful effects. ,

I Mr.; C.. C. Peasley, of Lake Maitfandwrites : "In reference to your 1 april 20-6mos= _0. R WIN D SO R.
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Orange Tree Fertilizer', I would say that. I have had charge of from eight
'" "to*ten orange'groves for the last ten years; have tried all the fertilizers in the Jacksonville and Panama Park

( ;:market, and have found none better than yours." i

C> Trial Will I
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I. :Real: Estate; Echan.ge.CITY : :
Send' .
descriptive pamphlet to P. McQUAID, Jack onyill Fla",

\Where a full supply of this Fertilizer is constantly n hand, or to


Orange Groves choice Building Lots and g god Garden land near the city for sale.
Houses and Truck Gardens for Rent and excellent land in lots of half an acre and upward
In good location,for sale on monthly payments to par ties who will improve. '
I L *$-.Groves planted and taken_care of,houses built and Improvements made for non-real-
bents. _
cIt I, *....-300,000 Sweet Seedlings and variety of other fruit trees for sale.
#f Money to loan on improved property.
J. S. BELL Public.
.. I Notary
.r' Office Hours at No. 1 Reed's Block,Bay street City,i rom 9 to 11 A.M.
: At Panama Park from 2 to 6 p.M. Bept29UNotice
84"b.zeui/lP. Y

"i.::', To,.Fertilize, Orange Groves. Truck. ''Lands and. Farming. Grounds to Shipper i of Oranges

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THE special attention of,Shippers is called to the dEW SCHEDULE arrangement'ol
->SEPARATE! MIXTURES FOR DIFFERENT FRUITS AND' these established Railroads through Georgia,in co: section with the Cincinnati Southern
as represented in nature. Cost only 91300 for sufficient to and Nashville,'Chattanooga and St..Louis'.Railways t : Western Points. Inquiry' into the
make AT
quantity HOME
of good Phofn>hatC. No dirt no Salt, no Plaster. A circular a ton merits of the roads that constitute this line, will sat!a ty Shippers; as to their reputation for
on Orange Culture, and
reliable Train movement. These roads are long establ ined,and their Schedules not experi
of ? of the
descriptive preparation Powe l's Prepared Chemicals
teius@ : mailed
..f ; free ments.Just claims promptly paid. Any Information regard to the Line cheerfully given.
BROWN CHEMICAL CO. I H. ROBINSON & CO. specialist We give below;,figures that:will show the-best- possible TIME between Jacksonville- and Cln.
< *,
I clnnatl;and all points*Westr
BALTIMORE, MD. | JACKSONVILLE FLA. Shippers desiring to take advantage these routes rill give explicit directions, and see
that their Bills of Lading or Railroad Receipts,read ti:< Savannah and Central "Railroad of.



is absolutely. pure and I Leave Jacksonville....................................(S.F.&w.R'! ..............._............................w 6xo pm
nlfftily concentrated. Leave Gainesville.............**.*......#..!...........( ", .......___......_..._..............._. 2)0:() pm;
1 ounce 1.worth a Ib. ; Leave Savannah........................:....................................... .e. _..w..........................._...-. 8:40 pm:
of it.any It other chicken kind. XtlsrtrieUyamedlcinetobeglvenwlthfood.cholera and all d1aeaaea ot"ben.. Is worth eta Nothing on earth will make hens lay like Leave Macon...................... ................__._.................. ...._____._......._._,_ 2:38 am .
inau Cree.i curt Bold everywhere or sent by,mail for 25 cent In weight In- cold.Tb. Illustrated- book by Leave Atlanta................................................................ _..........._..........._._- 9:35 am
mail, '1.20. Six can. by expreaa.prepaid.tor $ .OQ. DB. X. a JOHN & CO.,BostcunMus.1| Leave Boyce........................................................_.._..._ ........_....._..._._____... 8:20: pm
.,T". Arrive Cincinnati-............................_..._........._......... _.......__._____............w &OQam'
Leave Thattanooga................._..................._.........._.. w._..._.........___..._-.J020pm,
SUBSCRIBE FOR, THE Leave Nashville.........................._................_ :....... ......_..........._ .._.ww .Sw.61 5 pm
Arrive Louisville.--.............. .........................-......_.:. ....._ ..........._...._w waOn_.ww,8:00.111

FLORIDA DISPATCH W. H. LUCAS,. Aflin\ G. A. WHITEHEAD. ., ... .. ,. G....,F..A., ;
--"'..... 1&. _h", ',.,.g.' -- '; <* ( > Barannah/Ga. I
W. F. RHELLMAN.Traffic Manager
deolO. '83-U .. Savannah da :
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1 = 0. 0 c:. tii' ..; ( Standard Time.) ON AND AFTER
.. c mM i ti ,4 Gr" SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 15,1885, Trains will
= t!! CD a 0a' K leave and arrive as follows excepting Trains SAVANNAH, FLORIDA AND WEST'NR.A.ILW
ift! roCO No. 11 and No. 12, Dally except Sunday. Train
. r/ 014 .CD. a X No. 11 Sundays only. Train No. 12 Saturdays
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O '< only.
.. ': """" SOUTH BOUND.
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.'. M, :-::. rri' STATIONS. .! + 0dx RZ gZ iZ :. \ 2Z WAYCROSS SHORT LINE.
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I 1..1 0 .. p -..., 4 4 < 0 -

... ::r co :K CD ---- All Trains of this Road are Run by C uui (BOth)
t := LeaveAX PX AX AX ;Ax Meridian Time, which U 33 Minutes Sim r

, .. o c cy = o = 0a R. R. Wha ..... ......- ....- ...-... ........ ........ -..... than Jacksonville Time.
4 :s p c 3o rn Sanford-..... 0 8 30 ....... 41010 3010 (00)() 9 20tBelair. -
....._. 8 8 ...._ t 2210 401012 9 35 OK AND AFTER 8UNDA\ NOVEMBER
M = c....o -pM cJ ::: oCO Longwood... 1 8 ...... 4 60 10 55 10 30 10 10 15,1885,PassengerTralni will leave aim arrive
:: .. .. Altamont.e.. 1 ....._ 500110510401025 dally, as follows:
. /J '" 5''" I-t Maitland..... 1 40........_ 5 15112)10') 5510 60 NEW ORLEANS KXPBES
", ; :' Winter Park i 903........_. 525113011051110
co M Leave Jacksonville dally at......... /:8Uam
;. 0c Orlando....... I .......... 5 50 11 50 11 23 12 10 Arrive at Jacksonville dally at.....-... 7:15 p m

: g g, I -aF I Ar Ar Ar Ar Leave Callahan dally at->..._........._ 8:08 a m
+ :. AH P.M. PM PH PH Arrive at Way cross dally at........... .lOtfO: a n
> c-: F -s Kissimmee.. 4010 Z1 515 6 5012 4012 15 145i11alnesCity Arrive at Thomasville dally aL___ 1:39 JI1
., 611115 d 18 ........ ... _
= y CD ? Arrive at Bainbridge dally at....._._ .3:35 m
:l ;:: c III:: &rtow J'nc 6811 35 6 ....._ ......_ 4 ro Arrive at Chattahoochee dally at...... 4:04 p m
.. CD ( 3. Auburndale 72 11 50 7 (45.)( .,.. ..... ..._... i3 4 40 Arrive at Pensacola via L. & N.R. ...HJI0 p p n

l'J PH 0 Arrive at Mobile via L.do N.R.R........ 25s m
Lakeland..... 8312 25 7 55 .... _...... ; 545 atNew Orleans vlaL.&N.R.R 7:20
Arrive a m
: t ..rIJ i !: = ;> i Plan City... 9312 -it' 8 30 ..._ ......_ b 6 45 Pullman Buffet Sleeping Cars to and from

c.c Setrner_..._... lro 110 fj02...?-... ..._... sI: 7 30 Jackso'tvllle, Pensacola. Mobile and New
jI -ON .... (III ": t-3 Ar Tampa... 115 140 40 ..._... ..._... tn 815NORTII Orleans.
4 O ::r c:: '
E / m In... r toc CO BOUND. FAST MAIL.

c. a ) ,, ,. kci ; CC.> 2 O. A Leave Jacksonville dally at..._..__ 1:40pm
Q ::r ; \ as a Arrive at Jacksonville dally at.1200 .m
# -- o -g,
r c'; tfO "" el Sz; 0 ax dSTATIONS. Leave Callahan dally aU........._........... 225 p m
1 C ( irq. : CD! ) OZ Ox iZ 00 h oZ Leave Chattahoochee a t ..............._..11:10 am
r I h/ A< .CD, a C .::tC".2 E g 8 0 JH Leave Thomasville at....................... 1:20 p m
\ : (" !. A A < < < O F tT+ Leave Gainesville at .......................... 6:20 a m
--- - -- Leave Live Oak at............................... 9:35 a.m
; QIII FH LeaveA14 PH >. A X Arrive at Waycross dally at............... 430 p m
1" ::s < -. Tau pa......... 010 00 ........ 5 00 ....... i3 10 50 Arrive at Jesup dally at...............__ 535 p m
;> 0 E' asa Sefi'er-, ...... 121100 ....... 5 40 ........ 0 1135Pla Arrive at Savannah dally at........._... 7:40 p m
pralrQ. t City... 221125 ........ 625 ....... ;; 1245 Arrive at Charleston dally aL............ 1:10.m
> () "0", B Lakeland.. 321150..._. 715........ d 135 Arrive at Washington,D.C.,dally at 11:00: p m
a .. E' PM 'tS PH Arrive at New York dally aU. _....._. 6:50: a m
:: = == Auburndale 421215......... 7 50 .._... 215 Pullman Buffet Sleeping Can Jacksonvilleto
c- : ;: 5. M s Bartow J.nc 471235........ 2 45 New York without change. .
HatnesClty 53 AH 815.a Pullman Buffet Sleeping Cars, Washingtonto
KIssimmee.. 75 2 (00)() 6 20 15 4 40 Jacksonville. L' :
---'- -- Orlando.92 2 50 7 25 Ar 3 551110 6 15 Pullman Palace Sleeping Cars,Jacksonvilleto
I Winter P'rk 97 3 02 7 40 PH 4101125 635 St. Louis, via Savannah, Atlanta, ,Nashville -
I John McMurray & Co. Maitland..... 99 310 7 50 ... 4 201135. 650 I and Evansvllle. s
Altamonte.. 100l 325 S 05 ........ 4 351150 715 '
Fancy Poultry. Longwood... 105 3 35 8 15 .-..... 4 451158 7 40 EAST FLORIDA KXPRXSO. .
Manufacturers of tBelalr......... 112 3 8 ......_ 5 8 05Ar. Leave Jacksonville dally at............_ 5:())p m
_. Sanford 115 4 Op 8 40........_ 5 012 30I 8 20 Arrive at Jacksonville dally at.........? 7:55 a m
ALBERT i"n.IE R. 'Vharf.... Leave. Callahan. dally at....................... &43 pm._
ST. NICHOLAS FLA.. wagons[ Drays Carts BUi[[ s Arrive at uauahan.-....M......-....._. 7:11 a 111
Bartow Branch.-Dally except Sunday I Leave W aT ross................................... 7:07 P m
Keeps twenty varieties of pure bred Fowls South Bound. Arrive at Waycross dally at.............. 5:10 axa I
Egg for Hatching $2 per Dozen. Horseshoeing and Repairing done promptly Leave Gainesville dally at................ 3:50:: p m
Has Just received a fine selection from the Office and Warerooms No. 124 Forsyth st., rATIONS. y Pas. Pas. Pas. Arrive at Galnesvilledally at .........-. 9:15 a m
best Poultry Yards In this country. dec4-3m Jacksonville, Fla.ROOFING. r+ No. No. &Ft Leave Live Oak dally at.....-...........-. 7:15 p m
ti 13. 15. 17. Arrive at Live Oak dally at_......-..- 5:50 a m
t Leave Thomasville dally aUM.M.MM.M11 p m I

STllONGWjy A.II P.H. P.H. Arrive at Albany daily at....... _-....-.1:40a m
A. N. DOBBINSBRO.. RFR&OFBgK} ?appl rattle d7 nob oleo Leave..Bartow Junction...... 7.10 12.40 8.15 ArriveMontgomeryviaCentral R.R. 7:40 am

Dc A SUBSTITUTE for Leave.....Winter Haven.-..._.....0 7./J 12.S5 .40 Arrive Louisville via L. & N. R. R-. 230 a m
: PLASTER, at Half ve..Bartow..................... 8.00 1.30 9.25 Pullman Palace Sleeping Cars between
the Cost, CA1tPETl4 North Bound. Jacksonville Louisville,via Thomasville, )
and 1tIIGS of same and Nashville and to
Catalogue and Sam- Albany, Montgomery
c pies frea W. H. FAT& CO.. Camden, N.J. STATIONS. Pas. Pan Pas. : and from Montgomery and ualnesvllie.Pullman .
m No. &Ft No. Palace bleeping Cars and Mann

t FreeAnDual 14. 16. 18. Boudoir Sleeping Cars via Waycross,Albanyand
i kin'd's Macon; and via Waycross, Jesup and
r of Jacksonville and Cincin-
Reeds,Bulb.,TooI.&c. A.H A.H P.H. ;
Contains pnces.descnpuons. Leave..Bartow....................... 0 5.50 10.15 6.40 nati. Also, Through Passenger Coaches via
r planting directions.illustrations. Leave....Winter Haven.......... 11 6.25 11.00 i.15 both routes betweeu Jacksonville and Chat
LOW.Colored SEEDS nlat KELJABLE.A. .. dre. PRICES. Arrive..Bartow Junctlon... 17 6.40 11.20 7.30 tanooga.Pullman. Palace Sleeping Cars between-

I Llrlnctton' Son. Colombo, U.
Sanford and Indian River Railroad.
Jacksonville and Savannah and Gainesvilleand
Lt Wf OrtflaMort of Acn* Ptfwon.PnfMtiaii.r.rona. ,
J V .M4UAvn raw'ee.n"16 era. Daily except Sunday. Savannah.

Pas. Pas. Pas. Pas. m Pullman Buffet Sleeping Cars from Jack-
Gun Locksmiths and Stencil Cutters For Sale at a Bargain. ::" No. &14.t STATIONS. No. &Ft sonville to Washington D.C.
I : 25. 23. 24. 26. Pullman Palace sleeplngCarsJack80nvtlleto
.- Louisville via Thomasville,Albany and
A young Orange Grove at Norwalk, Putnam .
county, Fla., on the St. Johns river. 5.J5 7.20 Iv..8anCord..ar 8.10 6.35 5 Pullman Buffet Sleeping Cars New York to

Six acres in trees Just coming Into bearing. 1 7.25 ..... tS.k I. R.Junc....... 8.05 6.30 4 Jacksonville, and Cincinnati to Jacksonyllle.
JACKSONVILLE, - FLORIDA Other land well timbered. Good tenement 3 6.00 7.35 ........tFort Reed......... 7.55 6.20 2 Pullman Palace Sleeping Cars St. Louis to
house,etc. For particulars, call on Mr.A. W. 5 6.05 7.40 .tRuUedge..lv 7m 6.15 0 Jacksonville, via Evansville, Nashville,Atlanta ,*
Williams on the address
premises, or
Gnnsmlthlng done In all Its branches. T. IVEY, Pembertou Ferry Branch.-Dally. Pullman and Savannah.Buffet Sleeping Cars between

Ashpole, Robeson Co., X. C. F'st F'st F'st F'st Jacksonville and Washington,and Jackson
IRON SAFE WORK -- :' M'L Ft STATIONS. M'1 Ft. : I. Ville and Cincinnati.
r. WIND MILL c 19. 21. 20. 22. Through Tickets sold to all points by Rail \
Special rates on Stencil Cutting by mall I-X-L 1
-- and Steamship connections, and baggage I
octft-tf -19,000- P.K. A.14 A.M P.M. checked through. Also Sleeping Car berth
__.-____.__.-- .__ -_ .____ IN UKalmpUc1&J' h 5.151230 Lv Pembert'n Fery Ar 9.3510.1)() 75 and sections secured at the Company's Office 1
Has no equal for II 5.-li 1.10 .........Owensboro ......... 9.00 10.1572 in Aster's Building Bay Street,and at De- 'I
and, dara- 1hl 5.M 1.35 ..........Dade Clty............ 8.50 9.55 65 pot Ticket Office and on board People's Line \]
RICHMOND bllltT Betla, power.teAgent. ;11: 6.15 2.05 ......Rlchland.......... R.3') 9.25 61 Steamers H. B. pant and Cbattahoochee. i.
1<< 7.-JJ: 3.4............Lakeland.....__.. 7.10 8.ft.32. \
FENCE _...... JAM. L. TAYIXiK.
CHAMPION wanted In all un- 80" t.2.5.Plant Ctty. 6.5.1) 6.5522 I
U-"IIM\I V.-nV..T 1rMnt.
edterr1tofY.Pumps fi N.2) ) -eilher 6.25 6.0512

Tanks, and Wind Mill 7h; 8.&') 5.SOiArrlve..Tampa.Leave 6.00 5.2' 0 R. G., FLEMING Superintendent.. .. _
Supplies of 1
every description.
Farm and Suburban water : .Flag Stations. No. 2 stops at Kissimmee
MACHINEPatented Works a specialty. Illustrated i r dinner. Train No. 3 stops for breakfast at A. J. BEACH & SON
Catalogue and Prloe List free. :eland. Train No. 6 stops for supper at ,

The Phelps It Blgelow W.M.Co L-keland. NURSERYM 1.:N.
KaUmasM, Mtek aid ISlft WM9th Connects at Sanford with Sanford and IndianRlver .

If NOT.24.1885. I Street._K.. ...-..._City,_H*._ Railroad, with the People's Line Our Mock of Fruit Tree Is large and fine,
and eBary-Baya Merchants Line of Steamers and in good or-ler. New Fruits,among which
Aatcnb; PerfectFamlly; Scales forJacKsonville and all Intermediate are the M hit Adriatic Fig, Nan Pedro and
i! nay selling points, and with Steamers for Indian River Wh te Genoa. .
Entirely new principle. Weigh one ounce and Upper St.Johns. At Klsslmmee with Catalogue free. AddressA.
to 25 pounds. What every family needs and Steamers for Fort Myers and and
will sales J. BEACH & SON
buy. Rapid surprise old gents.
points on Kissimmee river. At Tampa with Flu.
FORSHEE & JicMAKtN, Clncinati, O. Steamer "Margaret" for Palma SoIa, Brald- sepa-ij_Palatka ",

Btands at the head of all wire and picket mar entown, Palmetto, Manatee and points on HOTEL KEEPERSSend 1
ehlaee for maklalr fence la the flew being ARTESInr WELLS.Flowing Hllls&orongh and Tampa Bays; also, with .
the ate4 most and complete simple, speedy and easily oper-I steamers for Key West, Havana and New for Sample Copy of the
... It Will having tne most perfect tenl'lon device. Oi'I leans, and with steamers for Cedar Keys "
tix Inches weave wide In easily any kind of pickets from one to Wells of never-falling water speed and Punta Rassa, and Mall Steamers for Key Illustrated Hotel News,
twisting a No. 8 wire,and
making a fence Lhat notock will break down at fly secured by the new Cornish System. West. Connects at Pemberton Ferry with .
coat of eixty cents a rod Works a Florida Southern Railway for all points Office Park Opera House Block, -
or down hill or on a level equally well, keeping up Terms very moderate. For; particulars, ad. North, East and West.
pickets perpendicular. U easily bandled. dress Through tickets sold at all regular stationsto JACKSONVILLE, FLA.

A awn boy oae.can work Write It. for Every circular farmer and eaa.afford to SOUTHERN ROCK WELL CO., points North, East and WestFREDERIC The only Illustrated Hotel Paper published. I

Price. Box 100,Jacksonville, Fla. H. RAND, Subscription,S2 per year.r L -h'oe1J..tC
WAYNE AGRICULTUR'LCO. znjgrX-65 Qn'l Ticket Agent it
Rlchmollo,lad..II..IIIIILI. Best reference furnished. Jan 4 1m -'m

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Agent for Sale of Lots InKissimmee ....b-=:.:::_=7,. i i ... :._.:.:,'-.::-.;..:-z.m.W.--.1fii'? .:-:;:;:.-..,:::- ., <='. A.. :SC>..A.FLJJ.\l.A.:: : N .A..gen.t,
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1 ..''- ,,' LAKE FRONTS.
Correspondence Solicited. -

Land specially selected for Oranges and Lemon.
: Special pains taken to select and suit views of buyers,either for settlement or[I1nvestment.i .
i Town Lots, Orange and Fruit Lands,Cane and Rice Lands,Stock Pasturage Lands. march 9-ly P. Address, JACKSONVILLE, FLA.
I These Lands Include all varieties of upland and lowland,and are adapted to Oranges,Lem- ---- -----
ons,Pineapples,Bananas, Sugar Cane,early vegetables,etc. and are chiefly In the Counties
of St Johns, Vplusla, Brevard, Orange, Sumter, Levy, Hillsborough, Polk, Manatee and
Monroe. l ACRE of LANDFOR
Our lands are selling rapidly. Thousands settlers have located on them during the past 39OOO9OOO
six months. Do not delay If you want them at the present low prices.
The lands of this Company are specially adapted to the culture of Tropical Fruit, Rice,
Sugar Cane,etc.,and are generally accessible by steam navigation. SALE B\
Address all correspondence about the above lands to

'William: : : Can.n.on.: ., THE FLORIDA SOUTHERN RAILWAY COf 1 ?AM
-t._ deolRmn. KTRSTMMKK rrTV. PUERTO \. ,
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Columbia, Bradford, Clay, Putnam, Alachua, Levy, Marion, Orange,
Sumter Hernando Hillsborough, Brevard, Baker, Polk & Manatee, ._
., 90,000 Acres of the Finest Lands in South Florida I

Consisting of the finest Orange, Farming and Grazing Lands In the State of Florida. Price
r THE LAKE REGION OF POLK COUNTY.Two according to location.For .
U.25 to f5 per acre,

hundred deep,clear spring lakes,within a radius often miles. Their high banks .
timbered with a luxurious growth of pine and oak, and being on the very summit of the further Information,apply to Office Florida Southern Railway Co.,Palatka,Fla.L.
dividing ridge of the peninsula of Florida. Its dry air offers an Inducement to the Invalid.
,: IU beautiful and diversified scenery,boating,fishing, etc., offers the finest opportunity for S. CONANT,
people of taste to acquire a lovely winter home,where all the pleasures and comforts of our u N. WIIJKIE,
balmy climate can be enjoyed. Add to these the eminent suitability of the soil for the culture -
of the orange and other semi-tropical fruits, and the fact that both the South Florida Chief Clerk,Land Department. (sep29yl) General Manager.
i and the Bartow Branch Railroads run several miles through this tract, make this the most
i desirable locality in South Florida. These lands are dlvidVd Into lots of five acres and upwards
,and will be sold on most favorable terms to Improved or settlers.

ANCLOTE, HERNANDO COUNTY. British Colony of Roxburgh ,

At the mouth of the Anclote river on the Gulf coast land in full view of the
ocean; salt air. salt water fish, miles of oyster beds. High .land for residences and orange
troves,rich bottom land perfectly drained for vegetable gardens. A sugar plantation of 200
acres now being established by a sugar planter from Cuba, who selected this point after NOW FORMING.
looking over the whole State. Post-once,store, church, school saw-mill and all requisites
for a settler. Protected from frost by the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico on the North-

west.This Company have also rich and alluvial lands in Sumter,Alachua and Orange Counties inducements offered to genuine settlers, not land speculators. The
,and first-classsites for building purposes all along the South Florida Railroad. It woulddo Special
well for prospective purchasers to look at the lands offered by this Company before purchasing -
elsewhere. town is only 5 miles from the metropolis of the State, situated on one of the


full particulars address leading railroads, affording immediate transportation to Jacksonville. .
BLOUNT & WHITLEDGE, Bartow Polk County,Florida.
G. M. MORRISH, Anclote.Hernando County,Florida. ", ,
J. E. LAMBETH. Gainesville, Alachua County,Florida. Address .
A. C. MARTIN Mackinnon. Orange County, Florida,or toE J. C. ROXBURGH,
R. TRAFFORD, General Manager,Sanford,Orange County,Florida

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Disston Land Companies.Florida .

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Having retired from
,'Land and Improvement Co. &: Stockton, and associated ourselves under '.
the name of Ban & Hunter,we are now ?..
prepared to buy and sell city and country ;
A. & G. C. C. and Okeechobee Land Co. Real Estate,as can only those who have great ;
'. 1 '. experience and the full confidence of the] "
-* public. Thanking you for past favors, we ,
solicit your business In the future. ;
I- Kissimmee Land Company. BARRS & HUNTER
Jan 4tf 31 West Bay St.,Jacksonville,Fl*.

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: 2,500,000, Acres of Choice Landsfor 'ice.e ;

sale'ingEast:and' South Florida, adapted to the cultivation of Tropical l !
Fruity, Sugar Cane, Rice, etc.

PRICE, $1.&5 PER ACRE AND UPWARDS. G. L. TAB ER, Proprietor, I I


the Honey Peen To, Albert Sidney,Thurber,and other :;.y'
Peach Trees a specialty. I'
and Pears on LeConte Roots,and other
Full information and circulars forwarded on application. AddressNo. varieties of the Chinese Type Dwarf also LeConte Persimmons Kiefer's Japan Medlars, Kelsey' Japan .;
Japan I
Pears, both :standard and ;
Walnuts C estnuts. ;7JjJJ Orange TraM. I I8hadeand
305JWalnut) Street Philadelphia, Pa. Plums. Quinces Ornamental,crapes Trees Fig,ete.AlmondR.Catalogues Fl1bertR.free on appl catton. ,
RKI'BBK1fCaFtllJNational flanks Jac1uoDvllle, Me.ene George F.Drew& Co..Jaek& "
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AUPltA, Ga..._............. -:roi7: OO Cedar Rapids Ia1......... 133.i'99'rol -Fort Scott-, Kan............: 1 32.200) 00\ Logan port, Ind._......: -ss 140 00 Portsmouth, Ohio_.._. ---s: 130 00.
Atlanta. GaN..._.......... 40.. 7000 Champaign, I'll.............. 90. 001 OalUon, Ohlo......_..... ...:. .8.5 140 00 Lincoln; Neb.. .._....._. 15 220 00 PeorIa, IlL_..._?.?....... -85 140 CO
I Atchison, Kan..............1 liS 175 00 Dalton, Oa......_..... ...... 50 fT 50 GalUpolls, Ohio............ 90 150 00, Macon, Ga?................... 35 61-2.<<) Pittsburg. Pa......_....._.. 1"12 161 00
, Admin, MICb..j 1 00. 1IO} 00 Dayton, 0.. .., ................ 80 130 00 Grand Rapids, Mlch.... 90 1150 00'' Mobile, Ala................... 50 fT 50 Quincy Ill.,1...?.. 118 18100
, Ann ,...... 00 150.00 Delaware, Ohio............ 80 130 (10) Henderson, Ky............. 70 '11500 MontJ'omery. Ala_...... 40 I 7000 Rome; ua......_............_ 50 tf1liOI '
I. ; Alton, Ill...... ...........-. x#'85 14000 Defiance. Ohio......._...... 85 14000 Hickman, Ky_..?.._...... 70 11500 Mansfield, Ohio............ 90 \150 I\ 00 Rock sland IL/_. 115 17500
Anniston, Ala............... 40 7000 Detroit. Mlch......._...... 90 150 ro Indianapolis, Ind........ I 80 1130 00 Masslllon, Ohio...?....... 00 1150 00 chester, N. Y._....._. 124 177 00
Birmingham Ala_ ..... f40 70'00 Danvllle, I11................. ss: 140 00 .Jeffersonville, Ind...... 75 00 Mt. Vernon Ohio......... 80 130 00 Sandusky, Ohio.N....... 90 150 00
---. Bloomington, III ....,1... 90 150-00 Davenport, Ia............... 110 17800 Jacksonville IlL.........I 85 140 00 Memphis, Tenn......_... 60 11m 00 Sioux City, Jowa....._.... 182 190 00
Burlington la._............ 1'07' 1'6-tOO'; Dubuque, Iowa............ 00 150 00 Joliet, IIL............_.11..1 85 14000 Milwaukee Wis.......NN 00 ISO 00 SprIngfield. 111......_...... 122 195 00
Bellev he. ill......_N....... 85 ,Des Moines, Iowa......... 1 45 21600 Jefferson City Mo........ 1125 .180 00 Madlsqn, Ind....._......... 8030, 00 St. Jose h. Mo.........._... 1 16 17500
Buffalo, N. Y........._....,. :12 167 00 Denver, Col......_.......... 2 8t 360 00 Knoxvllle. Tenn ......... 60 '1M 00 Minneapolis, Mlnu._... 128 I 9'l 50 St. LOUIS, Mo... ...... ..... 85 140 00
Bay City 7tenn MIch.............. 1 00 170100 Dixon, Ill_...1..._............ 90)1150 00 'Kenton Ohio............... 99 142 00 Madison, WIs..... .....?.. 128 ,,173 5/1/ Saginaw Mich.......... ..4\ 95 160 00
Bristol, ......_....._ 78 150 00 Elyria, Ohio.................. 1 00 Kalamazoo, Mich.90 1150 00 Montreal, Canada._...... 1n 202,00.. SpringfleldOhio.......... 90 137.00
Cleveland Cincinnati} 0..._...... .?... '00' 15000 Evansville Ind_......... 75 12500 Kansas City, Mo ..._...._ 1 16 17500 NaRhvllle,Tenn..._.... 60'10S00' S.Paul.Minn.N..1.NN.1 25 19250
Ohio.......... ,70 11500 East Saginaw. Mich.... 95 160 00 Lansln ,Mlch............... 100 17000 New Orleans_............ 60 t.5) 00( Toledo O ...--........ 00.150 (00)
Cairo, iii.. ...?.,.....??N_ 75 12.<<) 00 I() East Ht. Louis, Ill.....?.. 8.5 140 00 LaCrosse, Wis............... 1f 208 00 (Newark Ohlo............:.. 90 150 00 Terre Haute, Ind- ......_ SO, 180 ro
Columbus. Ky..?.......... 70 115! 00 Emporia, Kan_............ 1 66 2rl50: Lima, Ohlo......_..... ...... 80 1.0 00 Omaha, N eb................. 116 17500 Toronto, CanH............... 1 ]3. 17800
Columbus, Ohio........... 80 130 00 Erie, Pa................._...... 1 12 167 00 Lafayette, Ind......_....... 8.5 14000 Ottawa, Can..............-.. 130 200 00 Topeka, Kan.._.__....... 1.40. IDl.60
Columbus Biufth Oa............... 40 70 00 Fort Wayne, Ind......... '8,1)) ItO 00 Lancaster, Ohio........?... 85 140 00 on City, Pa.. ................. 1 12 167 00 Urbana, Ohio................ 80 180 00..
Council la........ 1 41 208 00 Findlay Ohio............... 102 144 00 Leavenwortn, Kan ...... 1 16 17500 Pekln, I11. ..................... 00 150 00 Wheeling, W.Va__.......,1 12 167,00
Chicago, Ill._............... 85 14000 Fremont, Ohio .............. 104 14d 00 Louisville ny: _...?...._ 70 11500 Pana, 111...................._.. 85 140'00 Winnipeg, Man..._....? 240 379 50.
Chattanooga Tenn....., 50 87 50 Fort Dodge Iowa......... I 49. 24450 Little Rock, Ark......_::._i00... 165 00_ Piqua' Ohio.................... 80 180 00 ,
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Stations of Savannah, FlorIda do Western Rallway._............_....._...................? 2.S ro ro: I 45 00 4.510045 00145 9 i I 45 00 40 xg 45 l 90 1 10
I J Jacksonville.. Callahan. and Live Oak..................................................._........ ID 40 ,5 50 I 40 80 40 SO 40 SO 40 80 451 80 :l
I Gainesville, ew Branford..........._.............................?.........:........._.........?...... 25 50 30 60'' 4.'> 90 45 90> lAndings on St. Johns river..................................................-............................. 30 6' 85 70 50 1, 100 50 1 00 I 50 100, 50 100 50 1001' 50 100 50 100 trJ 118
Stations on Fla. So. Ry north of and Including Ocala .............?...-........N......... 45 '" 50 100 65 130 6,5 130 I S5 1301, 65 130 6.5 1301' 65 130 65 lOOn 146
I Stations on Fla. So. Ry south of Ocala. ............................................?.......?........ 50 1 0 55 1 10 70 140 70 140 701 1 40 70 140' I 70 140' 70 140 70 1 40 84 1,56
tatlons:on Fla So. Ry.. St. J. & L. E. DlvlsloD..................._.............................. 50 100 55 1 10 70 140 70 140 I 70 140 7Q 140 70 1 40' 70 1 40 70 140 84 156
lAndings on Lake Santa Fe......_...............?...................?._...........??....._........... 4.5 00 50 1 00 : 65 130 6.5 130 6.5 180 65 130 1 301 65 130 6S 130
Tampa...................................................................................................................... i 5.1) 1 10 60 120 75 150 7.S 150 1 I 75 150 75 I 150 I 75 150 75 160 75 150 80 ]t48
:4t\. Landings on Manatee River................._......................?........................ .............. 5.1) 1 10 60 120, 75 150 75 .1 50 75 1 b0 75 150 50 75 150 75 1 60 00 168 .
Stations on .1., St1a H. R. Ry............................................................................ 8.1 60 88 ,70 53 100 53 1 00. n3 1 f0 53 100 1j' ro 5o'J 100 S3 100 fr1 1 IS
Palatka........._..........................?.... .........?....?..........................N.NU --........IN.?.?. 25 501 30 60 45 00 90 I 45 90 F 45 00 I 00 4.5.00 4.5''; 00 68 108E' '
St.Angast1ne..N..1.................................._....................................:...................... 33 60 38 70 ; 53 100 5.11 100 I t.. 5310053( 100 00 531 1 '00 53100 '' 7118StationsonJ.
T.AK.W.Ry ...... ................................................................._....... 00 60 35 70: 50 1 00 50' 1001 : 50, 00) 50 1 00 I 5011 00'' 51)1)' 100 50 100 87 118 I
Landings on Lakes Eustis and Harris ................................................................. 5.1) 1 10 60 1 201 75 150 75)!, 150 ', 7511 75 50 75 II 1501, 75' 150 75 150 '00 186
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From Belair to Bent"lncluslve..N-N....................... ...........-................... ..... 3-S ,0 40 801.I 5.5. 1 10 55 II 0.! I 55) 1 10 I 5.5 I 1 10' 5511 10 55 1 10'' MilO 78 126
From wngwood to Orlando, Incluslve............................._ ................... ......... 4r. M 45 I 00'' 120 601 60 120 I 166M!
From Oatlln to Lake Parker, fnclusive_.............._............................... ....? 45 90 50 1 00 601 130 651 1301 6,1) 130 I 65 I 1130; :: Ri' 130 6.5 '''I r.o 65 130 t78 146
From Acton to Bartow Inclusive..............._......,......................_...?....._..... ... 50 100 &S 1 10 70 140 70 140, 70 140 70 1 401 j! 70 140 70 I.cO 70 140 83 156
Stations on F. R. &: N. oo. north 4.') 90 50 1 00 65 180 6.S 1 301 65' 130 I 6.5 180'';' : 65 130 65 130 65 130 79 14Rptations
on F. R. & N. Co. south ot ocala-.I m 1 (1(1 55 I 1 10,, 70 1 40 70 1401; 70 140 I "0 1 40'0' ;I 1 10 70 140 70 ,1 40 8-t J 56
Stations on Sanford &: Indian 3S I 70 40 I 80 55. 110 5S' 1 10 55= 1 101 55 1 10' of 110 .SI 110 55 110 M 128

Stations on TavareA, Orlando &: ....._............................... .......... HJ 1 00 55 i I 1 10 70{ 140 70 1to iQ 1 401; 7Q l'' 1 40 140 70 140 88 18fi
Gulf points north Tampa.N................................................................... ......... b5 1 10 60 120 75 150 75 1 Mj 7i 150'' 15U' 75 150 75 1 il0( 75 1 90 186
.. Oulf points south Tampa........................................_......_...................:::::..........I 75 154 80 I 1160 95 1 95 1 oot! 951 19011 II i5 1 W' I;I 95 190 95 190 95 1 0011 1 10 206CONNECTIONS.
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-- The capacity of the Standard barrel must not exceed that of an ordinary flour barrel. J.J.I
I Excess of capacity over the above will be liable to pro rata excess: oi cnargea.
Double dally fast freight service for all points West via Albany, Jesup and Savannah. : The Car-load is estimated at 20,000( ) pounds, or 230 Standard ,Boxes .Excess of thisa
Dally fast freight all rail connection via the Atlantic Coast Line to all Eastern Interior n "a' TIn h*, "bA.1'q'M ro+ r>T ""tA.iq"1n rt htnrn* ntjt mnntbe to- one. destination. and
and Coast points, Including New York, Boston, Philadelphia, Baltimore, Washington and to one consignee. -
Providence. Prepaymentottrelght will not be required, but good order and condition of shipment
Trl-weekly connection for New York via the Ocean Steamship Company, leaving Savannah will be an absolute requirement. It is clearly understood between the 'shippers:and the
Mondays Wednesdays and Fridays. companies that no responsibility shall attach for loss or damage, however
Twice a'week for Baltimore via the Merchants and Miners Transportation Co., leaving occasioned, unless it be from negligence, and that such loss must attach nolely to the
Savannah Tuesdays and Fridays. company upon whose line such negligence may be located.
Weekly connection for Boston via the Boston and Savannah Steampshlp Co., leaving j The charges advanced by this Line in good faith to connections at those.points will not
Savannah every Thursday. : be subject to correction by this Line.
Weekly connection for Philadelphia via Ocean Steamship Co., leaving Savannah every In every case the full name and address of the consignee must be given for Insertion In
Saturday. Bill Lading and on the Way-bill. .
Balling days of Steamships are subject to change without notice. I Single shipments to Western points will be charged at double rates.
No single shipment taken for less than 81 to Boston, New York, Philadelphia and Balti

INFORMATION Jb OTL SI IIPPERt 4. ,, more. If shipped beyond,they will be charged in addition the single package rate of. "connecting
lines and cost of transfer.
To make through rates from points tributary to the above add the rates of connectinglines Stencils, shipping receipts and Information furnished on application to any oi the agents
L to above rates.. For further information 11 needed, apply to Agents of the lines or to
The dimensions of the Standard Box for Oranges are 12x12x27 inches, and the weight; is t C.ID'OWENS.: JAMES L. TAILOR,

estimated at80 pounds. .t,. r..&.Tra c Manager; Savannah* ,Ga.: .Gen'l.Frelght.Agtnt- .- : ., >,.Savannah* v Ga,


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: With descriptions of FRUIT AND PRODUCE .

I COMMISSION: : : MERCI3: :: ..A.rr s.
i Fruit Trees, Plants, Vines; 'Berries, Ornamental l.Trees, Grasses, etc., etc. ,

I I| Together with foil descriptions of all the\ SOUTHERN FRUIT AND VEGETABLES A SPECIALTY.

t CHOICEST VARIETIES ,OF 'ORANGE": ; & LEMON TREES 826 and 339 North Delaware Ave., Philadelphia
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Also Price List. Send for Catalogue tosz .
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Consignments of oranges solicited. We have a trade that consumes all our oranges with
t s. Budded:fromytried,and approved: varieties, and on good healthy stocks.Also out having to send to auction. Remittances sent on day of sale. June8-ly
f ; JAPAN PERSIMMONS, LECONTE PEARS, GRAPES, 'and a general line .
Fruit Trees suitable to Klortda. Address, ,'
,1 A RON' WARR. 'GeorgetoW Y .., Fla
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t; McBRIDE & KDfBSBUlRY) Proprietors, ,
Waycross Railroad Wharf Jacksonville Fla.
j, Branch Packing-House, TV ay cross Railroad Depot, Gainesville, Fla.
t -,-,.Nursery; at Point LaVlsta,four miles up the St.Johns River. Boats land at wharf at
the Nursery. A full supply of Fruit and Ornamental Trees, suitable for the climate.of Orange: Lome n.S ,
Florida!Orange Trees Budded from Beartng.Trees. Only the Largest or King Seedlings se- And other Fruits and
lectedtor tock. A large supply Two-Year-Old Buds on hand this season. Budded Trees Vegptables,
! from 10 cents up. Groves Set Out and Warranted.
t, REJ"ERENCES-Bank of Jacksonville; Prof.Halllday State Agricultural College. Catalogue ; PACKED, SHIPPED AND SOLD.
sent on application. sepl m Reliable Correspondents in all the principal cities of the United States.

c-reen.: Lemon: :

j(t AYull stock of approved sorts of ORANGE and LEMON Trees-One, : vv era' S"U.ppJ.l.es.: : :

Two and Three-year bud Trees fine and thrifty. Ornamental Evergreens i_ Have a full stock of Growers'Supplies-consisting of Cottonwood Thin Wood for Orange
N Boxes,which makes the Whitest, Lightest, Strongest and Cheapest Box In use. Beach
a specialty. Send catalogue. (Bangor)Thin Wood,Dressed Pine Heading,Hoops,Manilla Orange Wraps,etc.,etc.,all of
fhe best quality,and cheaper than the cheapest.

I t. sap' ,-6m.'" MAXWELL, ANDERSON & CO., San :Mateo, Fla.MANVILLE Agent for the Sale of the Stevens Sizer and the Dayton Tramway Fruit Car.

: NURSERY COMPANY Send for Circulars and Stencils. sep4-tf
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Refrigerator Transportation for Strawberries and other Fruits to
Northern Markets.

Orange an. I. Lemon: Trees, "

LeConte:and Keiffer Pears, Peen-To and Honey Peaches, Grapes, Figs, Mulberries -

Pecans, Filberts, Pomegranates, Guavas, Bananas and other trees BOWEN'S PATENT REFRIGERATORS)
suitable Florida. Our stock and free from Scale other
to is thrifty or para- Will be prepared to carry Strawberries for growers In Georgia and Florida to Northern
sites. Catalogue post free. Address markets during the coming season.
For rates and Information apply to

j F. S. CONE, Manager, W. H. PILLOW, Jacksonville, Fla.dec73mos .

oc5-tf Crescent City,Florida.
_L GEO. B. EDWARDS Charleston, S. C.



The :Orail.ge: :: an. I. Lemon MANUFACTURE the LIBRARY CHAIRS
OFFICE LOJNGC. I 1 lll--rr: > Chairs and

in variety, other Pit ile :Fruits, Peen-To and Honey Peaches, LeConte and They Lounges have in all the the World.different .

KeifFer rears, Japan Plums Japan Persimmons,Figs, Guavas, Grapes, etc. Reclining Positions, ''
and can be rigidly fastened
CATALOGUE FREE. at any angle a feature
found only In their goods.
Orders from East Florida shipped from our Nurseries on Drayton They are durable A: sim
ple,with a variety of de-
Island St.,Johns River.
INVALID signs! and prices to suit.

A. H. MANVILLE &, CO., CHAIR. J If you and want ELEGANT a COMFORTABLE piece .

of FURNITURE, see them PARLOR, LOUNGE.; : ,
1 aug24.1y. .. ... Lakeland, Polk County, Fla. before buying.They .
also make Physi- .
F A-E:: wIE''C7: : T' N"UB.SEJB.JES: cians'Rockers.Chairs and Reclining .

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Offerer the season of 1885-6 choice stock of


I Consisting of the well-tested: : named varieties, Homosassa Magnum Bonum Mandarin, # l with his fellows "
BelieYing that if a mail ha dealt squarely
: .r'k Tanglerine, Mediterranean.Sweet, etc. Also, men bU patrons are his best rs,I invite all to
make Inquiry of the advert reeds among mr a
# : Sicily Lemon, Grape Fruit, Shaddock, Lime, million of Farmers who bare
Balling ft
used them daring the past thirty years.
FIGS ln'vaiiety/lnei White Adriatic: tJATLEY GUAVA,both red and yellow f large portion of the seed sold(few seedsmen raise theATa
EABLYf MULBERRY, JAPAN PLUM, and other Fruit and Nut-bearing Tree, Plants L4r'' States to seed warrant they(via sell per)1 catalogue was the first)their seedsman portly and In the.fresbnew.W United.
Vines and Shrubs suited to the climate of Florida. W } TW Vegetable and Flower Seed Catalogue for ISM will be
Catalogue with prices sent on application. Address Pent FREE to all who write for it. Among an'immense.variety
\\ .: "toy friend*will find! In it(and in non other) rnewdrnrnh.adCab.
O. R. THACHEtt, Manager, 886 baRe Just abort'early a' U.uier.'If.11111'simrl/v twl< >sw
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CITY OF MACON, Capt. Kelley...........?.?_.....................Thursday, February 4,at 6:00 p..m n ,
GATE CITY, Capt. Hedge.............?.......?.......?....._.........Thursday, February 11, at 10-( 0 a. m -- f
CITY OF MACOr Capt. Kelley......................................-.Thursday, February 18, at 6:00 p. m
GATE CITY Ca pt. Hedge.... ..............................................Thursday February 25,at 11:00 a. m = .
CITY OF MACON, Capt. Kelley....................-......_.................Thursday, March 4, at 5:00 t>.m -
GATE CITY Capt. Hedge..................................??.................T ursday..March 11, at 9:30: 8.m AR13 ;THE BEST :IN TJHE.
CITY OF :MACON, Capt. Kelley............................_....._.....-Thursday, March.,at 4:80 p. m
GATE '- Cap!. Hedge.............? ............................?.......Thursday, March 2.'i,at 10:00 a.m Prof. Isaac stone In his article on Orange culture In the trade edition of the Times Union,
CITY OF MACON, Capt. Kelley.............?............................... Thursday, April 1, at 4:00 p. m October 1885.says: "Of all the fertilizers used on some 15,000 trees the Clark's Cove Orange-
GATE CITY, Capt. Hedge_.......................................................Thursday, April 8,at 8:30 p. m Tree Food gave better results than any other used." Send for Pamphlet and full particulars -
Through Bills of Lading and Tickets over.Central Railroad of Georgia Savannah, Florida t WIGHTMAN &: CHRISTOPHER State Agent "
and Western Railway, and connecting with East Florida by the Waycross Short Line. dec7-tf '.
(Florida Dispatch) and the Steamers of the b s Island Route. -
W. H. RINv- Nlckerson's,;Wharf, Boston.
F. W. NICKERSON &: CO., General Agents Bosto
For Freight., Passage., and Rooms apply to RIC ARDSON &: BARNARD Agents Savannah .

For Tickets Ga. apply to Waycross Railroad Offices. .j"yu iE BLUEC! ASS ,SULKY PLOWS
tepl-85 HENRY R. CHRISTIAN G. S. Agent,24 Bay Street.
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CHATTAHOOCHEE Cap, Catharine.:............?.........................Friday, January 29- 2:30 p. m <': aa'.
NACOOCHEE Capt. Kempton....?.........."...............................Monday, February 1- 4:30 p. m CAN BE HANDLED BY ANY ONE WITHOUT INSTRUCTIONS.
TALLAHASS1E: Capt.; ,FIsher..................-......... ............Wednesday, February 3- 5:30 p. m A convincing proof of the superiority of the BU-ECRASS over any other Sulky Plow is:the
CITY OF AUGUSTA: Capt.aNlckerson__?._._................. Friday,Fenruarv 5- 7:00 a.m fact that we place it with fanners everywhereISTO3XT '. :{
CITY OF SAVANNAH Capt. H. C. Daggett-......................Monday, February 88:30 m i .i"
CHATTAHOOCHEE. Capt. Catharine...........................Wednesday, February 10-10-Joa() m TB.3AL.: I
NACOOCHEE Capt. Kempton...._............................................Friday, February 12-12.HW n'n Not a solitary one has yet been returned. This I is unprecedented In the history of improTe1 ..
TALLAHAS8EECapt. ... ..... ........... ........Monday, February 15 3:00 p. m Implements.
CITY OF AUGUSTA ". thNickerson.........................Wednesday, February 17- 5:00 p. m
CITY OF SAVANNAH,Capt. H. C. Daggett....._......................Friday, February 19- 7o a. m THOS. MEIKLE $c CO. ;e
CHATTAHOOCHEE Capt. Catharine....................................Monday, February 22- fcOOa. m f-r
NACOOCHEE, Capt.; Kempton ... ...Wednesday, 21 Manufacturers of
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TALLAHASSEE; Capt. Fiaher. ... ............Friday, February 28-12.-00 n'n .,
( Steamers do not carry Passengers.] CULTIVATORS ;"A
JUNIATA Capt. Daggett............ ..................-..................... Saturday December 54:30 m WALKING AND R1D3NC] .
DESSOITO: Capt.-... ...........-...............?.......-.............Saturday, December 129:00 a.p.m ,
JUNIATA, Capt. Daggett: ................_................._.......__.Saturday, December 193:00 p. m COTTON AND CO \I.P.ANTIERS.! &c., &c., .
DESSOUO, Capt.- _......................_............_..............-Saturday, December 26- 9:00aim LOUr.V"! 1.E' KY. .

Connecting with the Savannah, Florida and Western Railway (Waycross Short Line) and
the Sea Island Route.
.Offer to the Traveling Public and Shippers advantages equalled by no other line. S
Through Tickets and Bills of Lading Issued to principal points North, East and Northwest

via HENRY Savannah.YONGE For Agent further, particulars apply to G. M. SORREL Agent, 1007 OO : :DI I : J s

Pier No.35.North River New York. City Exchange Building,savannah, Ga.
W. L. JAMES,, Agent, 13 S.Third Street,Philadelphia. CB.EBRATED" t
J. ,D. HASHA l EN. Eastern Agent, Sav., Florida A Western Ry. Co.,261 Broadway N.Y. OF HARD WOOD CUT WITH ONE RUNS BY ONE OF OUR
For Tickets apply to Waycross Railroad Offices. For Rooms apply to G. M. SORREL
auff I,'83-ly H. R. CHRISTIAN Gen'l Soliciting Agent,62 Bay street.
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I Monday, February 1, 1886. ESTABLISHED 1869. $2.00 per Year in advance ; postage free.
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'TREES AS!-WINDBREAKS.Some ; more pines, but there is urgent need cept wind or sunshine.In Florida are not understood; her unquestionably '.

t. of more oaks, magnolias, hollys, red a state of nature the orange is great resources are not
Practical'and Timely Sugges- bays and other trees having dense evergreen found growing in deep hammocks, under half developed; increasing experienceshows
tions for the Coming Arbor 'Day. foliage. There is urgent need larger trees, and leaf mould.is their more clearly the need of exper-
; throughout Florida of protection natural fertilizer. In cultivating the imentation. We need experimentalfarms

JACKSONVILLE, ;Fla.,.January: 23. against the frosty winds from the north' tree we should conform in a measure to more than experimental laws,

To the Editor of the :Times-Union: which sweep down on our groves and its natural requirements. Every grove agricultural and forestry commissions "

The recent proclam tiq ./.the Qov- gardens "like thewolf ,on the foldt" should, be Bordered by hamraockr more than 'constituti 1llirconventionsI'' .,..'".A.,
ernor of Florida call Fng"public'attention They blight our favorite industries and least on the northwest, and a few live We have some laws fit only for nomads 1

,to the forest interests of this State. cause incalculable loss, both direct and oaks in the grove are of advantage. and too many which are framed 1(

and setting apart the-10th of February indirect to the State. There is no Isolated water oaks are too liable to be in the interests of politicians, and are :

as a day, to be especially devoted ,to safety for grove or garden without blown down. Where there is a deficiency oppressive to the better class of cit- t.i t.

those-'interests, is, the initial step-of a high surrounding walls to ward off of hammock surrounding this i izens. It seems,therefore, like gleam f

much needed movement and it is to' be these winds, and without such defencesall should be supplied without delay by of sunshine from a dark sky when

hoped that all intelligent citizens.and :efforts semi-tropical farming will tree planting. The Governor's procla- there issues from the capitol at Tallahassee

especially all teachers throughout Flor end ,in ultimate defeat. I have been mation came at a most opportune time. such a message to the people as
ida, will unite in such an observanceof told that in Italy high stone walls are The frost which followed so soon after the Governor's recent proclamation. ;

Arbor Day as will render it the built around orange groves. We in gave startling emphasis to the admo- It encourages us to hope for something
most,profitable holiday i in the :year. 'Florida cannot build stone walls but we nition ; warning was added to precept better to follow for legislation of a

t There is little"use; of urging such a can build wooden walls, walls of woodsof and it is to be hoped that our peoplewill really useful nature. Certainly Gov-

movement unless self-interest be appealed hammock. All past experience has heed both. The people of Ne- ernor Perry will use his influence to

f to and; it,,may be more'difficult proved their utility, and recent expe- braska, on their last arbor day, planted bring it about; home influence shouldbe
t' in this,State than in any other to con- rience has emphasized the need of them. seven million trees ; let the {peopleof brought to bear on our legislatorsby

vince the people that this is a home interest During the first night of the recent Florida plant at least one million their constituents. Viewed in

of-prime importance. Anyonewill cold spell I carried a thermometerfrom oak trees around their orange groves the light of recent experience it is a :j

concede the importance of forestryin point to point in my grove, and and around sites for future groves on question whether the State has most to ]
the old..countries of Europe where it found that the temperature varied from the 10th proximo. By so doing they fear from the cold waves or politicians; :
has been treated as a national interestfor 20 to 28 in exact ratio to the prox- will increase the value of their lands we can judge better after the next i

150 years in the treeless States of imity of hammock, and as the wind by decreasing the chances of loss. It orange crop has set and after the next ;
the West and ,in the States which are blew toward the main body of ham- will conduce to the welfare of the fall election. Meanwhile there is no J

most subject to freshets and droughts; mock it would seem that the beneficial State more than the planting of a mil good reason for discouragement; obstacles 4
but in' a State covered, as this is, almost influences of the latter consisted partlyin lion more orange trees. should stimulate] to greater exertion :
entirly with natural forest, it may radiating heat latent within it. Af If all the pine lands could be con- especially in this direction offinding 1 ji

seem to most persons an absurdity to ter a severe freeze which occurred some verted into hammock Florida could means to overcome similar obstacles -1.
plant other than fruit trees' and a few years ago, those of my trees which support ten times the population she in the future. With this aim ,;;
shade trees near dwellings. stand nearest the. hammock were un- now can. To what extent such a in view there is no more manifest : ;
Without doubt, Florida can spare injured, while those farthest from it change can be brought about one can present duty before the people of '
i millions of'acres of her pine forests shed their leaves entirely. This only conjecture until we have, per Florida than the planting of forest

without detriment. The value of the year all the trees will shed their leaves, chance, such a phenomenal Legislature windbreaks for their groves and
t timber afforded by them is far less than but the injury is evidently least to as will treat this and other vital and plantations. Experience has fully

$ the value abstracted 'from the soil by those nearest the hammock. In a long fundamental interests of the State as proved their utility in preventing or

the annual'fires to which they give continued freeze I think the most ben- of superior importance to the interestsof lessening l damage from wind, cold and
rise. Surely there is no call to plant efit is derived from trees which inter- politicians. The capabilities of draught, and in time they become -i":

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.,;. sources of fuel... and fertilizer. a surprise that the death rate here is Cost of the Freeze. largely on horticulture, no pains 1

Forest culture f should also.r'be attempted much l less than in many other sections The Tima.Union thus sums up the should be spared, and- no precautions t.

in pine lands by planting the that are regarded as especially.health general effect and money damage by neglected which tend to keep our 1

seeds of valuable trees in the fall. But ful. In the Baltimore Manufacturers' the freeze of January 9-12 : groves in a thoroughly sound and .'!

such lands must be fenced against cat- Record of recent date..we find the fol- 1. The actual money) value to the healthy condition. I have often won-.. !

tle, under the existing law,, and must lowing'significant statistics, compiledfrom growers of the oranges rendered un- dered that a step which appears 'soneeessary t

be protected from fires. Touching the .last census. marketable by reason of being frozenon had not been taken ]long ,

the reforesting:of waste lands the Hon. Four Northern and four Southern the trees is about $1,100,000, estimating ago. I would however suggest that 1

Warren Higley says, in his'recent address States are selected for comparison.The the original crop at 900,000 instead of appointing a State entomologist If

before 'the American. Forestry: total deaths, in proportion to pop- boxes, which is quite low enough. alone, a regular experiment if(I

"A large proportion of the forest ulation, are as follows : 2. That young nursery stock in the station be established in connection il

Massachusetts .. . .. . .... .. .. 18.59 with the agricultural college. Such
in the State is
lands of and especially northern of badly ,
Europe, New York .. .. .. . . .... .. . 17.38 part
Prussia have been reclaimed from Rhode Island .. .... ..... .. 17.00 damaged by being killed, but thatit stations are now in operation in severalof I
'New Jersey. .. .. ............. .........16.33 top
barren wastes, or were lands naturallyof With these are compared four Southern will by no means be a total loss. the other States and have proved to .

little value for agricultural pur: States : 3. That the bearing orange and be most useful. In addition to carry- )I

poses. Their administration furnishes Georgia. . . ... ... .... ....,.......13.97 lemon tress nearly down to the line of ing on continuous, thorough, and invaluable f!!
Mississippi .. .. ... ... . .. .. . 12.89
employment to many thousands, yieldsto Alabama. .. .... . .. .. .. ..... 14. 0 the South}.FJorida Railroad are in- investigations on the various t
Florida .. .. .. .. . .. ... .. 11.72 insect and diseases to
the Government a large annual 1' income jured to the extent of losing'a large pests fungoid ,
It must be remembered that in this -111
after paying' all expenses, even part of the fall growth, on which the which our trees are subject, and en-

to the support of schools of forestry, estimate the negroes are included, bloom comes, so that the crop of 1886 deavoring to ascertain the best remedyfor

experiment stations, etc., while by whose,mortality on account. of manner will be largely reduced in that re- these, such a station would under- 1

of living is greater proportionately take other work is much needed. l
their climatic and hydrographic} .influence gion. very ,
than. .that, of the whites. The, death It would for instance examine the
they render the Cou'uiry more 4. That pine-apples in the+same re- ;
rate In proportion to population is less
productive.and better able to supporta gion, together with, guavas and other various brands of manures c offered I for .
in Florida than in Massachusetts, New
sale in markets and determine
dense population."All tender tropical fruits, are killed to the our
York, Rhode Island, or New Jersey. their relative merits and actual value.
roots and will require a to re-
forests, no matter to whom they year
This was the case in 1880, according to This is a work to which much attention I
belong, are:placed under the super- cuperate.
the census of that year. is paid in other States, but in .f
vision of the forest administration, 5. That early vegetables have been :
Now take the statistics of
Florida where much manure is required -
and the latter, regulates the cutting. badly damaged, but they can be re- so \
those States among children underone and much variety offered, it is
the loss them being
Not of private forests are placed, principal on -
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of in 100 born : \
year age : of the practical import
allowed to cut down their wood without Massachusetts. .. .. . .. ...... . 17.05 the time and expense of planting one greatest :
". New.York .. ... .. ..... .. .. . .1570 and the extra prices of an early ance. Analyses of the different vari- f
the, consent of the Government. Rhode Island .. .. . .. . .. .. .13.32
the New Jersey . .. . .. . . .. 9.65 market. eties of our soils might also] be under-
The same authority states that Mississippi. . .. . .. . . .. 7.99 !
.. 9.41 6. That the whole damage to taken and their deficiencies ascertained!
forests of Alsace-Lorraine cover a little Florida .. .. ... .. . .. . ... 6'63 money for instance
.than one-third of the whole ter- the fruit and farm interest of the Stale Again, many plants, ,
more Once more. Take the deaths in
pro- ..'
the of whose ashes we :
will exceed as
ritory; that, ,they are managed by a portion to each 1,000 births in each of not $2,000,000. ;
have so far as I can ascertain no anal-
This is bad but the
chiefof, foresters, three conservators, these States: showing enough,

nine inspectors ,sixty-three chief for- Massachusetts.. .. .........;..... .. Z39 7 distribution of the loss over a large ysis, could be examined, the proper
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New York .. .................. ..........225.6 manure for them then thus ascertainedand
esters and two' hundred>and seventy- Rhode Island.. ... ..:...' ....:...... .. 195.6 territory and between a great numberof
New Jersey ... .......... ....... ...... ...187.4 other similar questions in- :
five common foresters and guards, and Georgia .. . .. .... .. ,. .. ... ..144.2 individuals makes it comparativelyeasy many
Mississippi . .. .. .. ........ .. .. .. .. 116.3 vestigated. If it were considered .
be borne. We shall all feel it
that: the. annual net income to) the Alabama ._. . . .. .. .... ...146.3 to ,
Government from these forests amountsto Florida. . .. .... .. .. .. . .. 99.4 somewhat, and all must bear their advisable the station might also gradually I
These figures are very significant. extend its and undertake I
will scope
$1,192,114, or:83.20, acre.: share of the burden. The effect t
per They show that the comparison of the experiments in acclimatization of
"In New England and the Middle 1States. 1 soon pass away, the freeze remainingonly t
'! above Northern States results in favor eta
,";,saystltlr.,,Higley, "forests may as an unpleasant memory. The plants, !
be grown with little expense I and of the latter as most healthful, and lessons it has taught, however, will re- I will not, however, occupy more of ;

that, of the Southern States, Florida valuable Mr. Editor, but
trouble. Fields, worn out and main with us for our future good. The your space
exceeds them all. And yet, to show in will merely add that although not at
abandonedor cleared lands not fit for may not occur again fifty years,
how little this is known, there are life a resident in State, I am
agriculture and yielding little or no but it is not well to bank on that ; the present your
insurance companies in the North that interested in it and havingseen
personally ,
pasture, can often be renewed by sim- best way is to be prepared for its re-
charge their patrons a special premiumfor the benefits derived from such
in and
ply protecting them from browsing I currence every possible way,
living in Florida, where the death stations elsewhere, cannot but feel that
cattle and.fires. Trees ,spring up naturally 1 then we shall not care whether it does
rate of the white population is about It is demon- some such institution in which these '
and thickly, and often of good recur or not. plainly
40jper cent less thanjin Massachusetts. different branches of inquiry can be
strated that the sudden and
variety.. ,A little expenditure of time prolongedcold
Last,summer we read the report of a carried on for the benefit of all and at
the spell was phenomenal, just as
and ,money: in' :sowing or planting
medical association that met at Phil- a small cost, would also be the greatest
seed'of:valuable timber trees will in- earthquakes are, the only difference
adelphia, in which it was stated as the that the of value in Florida, and will sooner or I
sure:the growth of a crop that is sure being cause earthquakes
to yield good I return." judgment of the association that the externally exists, while that of the later be started. With regard to the .

most healthful portion of this country cold wave does not. diseases which are now appearing in
j' waS the dry, high pine lands of Southern so many of our groves, let us take

Florida. There are multitudes of An Entomologist for Florida. time by the foreloek and by the establishment
,: FLORIDA Editor Florida Dispatch:
; people in the North who look upon of such an institution enable
{ ; The suggestion made in issue
Its Healthfulness, Compared with Florida as a marshy, malarious place, your the "practical man" and scientific investigator I
of December 28th that
""" a competent
t'' Other States: and a residence here as a temptation to work hand in hand in .
4 entomologist be appointed by the Stateto '
; Providence. When the facts in the stamping them out, or at least in 're'
I'' In the estimation of those who have investigate and disseminate infor-
case become fully known, this prejudice ducing these ravages as much as pos-
: never been in our State, or being here, and discrimination against the mation regarding the various pests sible. J FRANK D. AD&MS.

have had little experience observation State will cease.-Florida Baptist Wit now unfortunately becoming, so com- Ottawa, Canada, Jin. 5,1886. ''j

l respecting it, Florida is regarded ness. mon on our fruit trees, is one which I -f..

f as sickly'country, except a few 'sections _.- ..---.-.- -- think cannot f fail to commend itself, There is nothing so strong or safe in

:I "which: '' have attracted attention I would rather be a man of genius i. very strongly to every inhabitant oft any emergency. of life as the simple

f r..( as healthy'resort. To such'it. will be'i than 'a peer'of the realm. Florida, In a State which depends so, truth I


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I i''A Pin;'"d- ppl' s;'Etc, on Indian River. Florida's Disaster. --comfort. Thousands of people in the you-to clip-them and-pack-very-carefully l

.i Froh'a'lettei'in the Indian River The recent heavy frost in Florida is Northern States have undergone ex- I and send them along, and we can \
Sun, 'dated Georgiana, January 14, believed to have seriously injured, if : tretne misery and many have per- obtain you fair prices for them. Do 1
I I we quote : it has not killed outright, a large pro- ished. In Europe, too, the cold has not pull your oraflges ; you want to .
"Pine apples, all the'large ones bad- portion of the orange trees in that been intense, and altogether the year, handle them more carefully.than be- t
: ly hurt, probably dead, but some unprotected State. As yet there are no statistics so far, has made an exceptionally bad fore*'.*'*the freeze. It will be useless for f'
small ones escaped are apparently of the damage, but as the cold was,according record in the Way of weather-and it you to ship your fruit if it is soft or :
\',"_ sound,, although the ground to all observers, greater than took an exceptionally bad winter-one has lost its juice. We shall, from this t 4 4t
was frozen'hard tr ree times. Oranges has been experienced in that region in fifty-to hit the reputation of Flor- date, discontinue quotations>> for this *
t. V and I fruit' ;, escaped: damage. A few since 1835, and as a temperature be- ida's climate so hard a "lick" as this season. If you have any fruit fit to j
J., lemon'and lime trees were hurt in low 20 must have inflicted very seri- has done. Yet Florida remains the I ship let it come along; we'have an
their foliage l no injury could as'yet be I ous injury upon the orange trees, it is sunniest corner of the "Sunny South." immense trade, and can sell it quickly j jat
!:. discovered on trunk and branches and a safe assumption that the orange crop North of us, and west of us, Southern full value. We sympathize fully j
-. they probably. escape by simply losing of Florida will be greatly reduced for States were colder. In Texas, at a with you on the ruin the freeze has ,
t their leaves. at least a year to come. Add to this i point more than a degree of latitude wrought, but as every cloud has a silver -
"We do not know the full effect on the statement that all the oranges left further south than Tallahassee, the lining, we hope some lessons of
the pines, a little time is required to on the trees are ruined, and that the mercury sunk several degrees lower value *may have been learned, and
show the.. ,full, damage ; it may be that loss of picked oranges will reach halfa than it did here. The howling blizzard your experience, bitter as it may seem,
the more favored I regions t wllllose but million boxes, and it will be seen from the bleak Northwest swept down may not discourage you-things might i
one. crop.!' Our: theory has been, ex- ,that this killing frost has had a far- over the plains and blasted the "Lone have been worse. We firmly believe f f
ploded,that certain varieties ,are more reaching and most mischievous effect.If Star" State with a terrible freeze,as it in a splendid future for Florida.
tender than others, as all the large the injury proves as general as now traveled its nearest way toward the eo-
ones of seven different varieties -suffered indicated, moreover, that confidence in tropic atmosphere which attracted onlyto The Freeze at Pinellas. ,
alike-only some of the smaller the equability of the climate which destroy it. Florida was injured I have waited to know whereof I""
ones and' particularly,those which had' has been the chief support of heavy merelv because of the mild excellenceof speak before writing you. The cold ''
been neglected,, escaped to some extent investments there during the last ten a climate that induced a growth too wave struck us harder than ever was-
Mango tree and Avocado Pear years will be much shaken, if not de tender to resist an accidental inclem- known"before. Our mango trees are
escaped ; Cocoanut trees were killedof stroyed. ency, and, after all, there is no State killed to the ground-guavas never
course, but those few we did raise The "frost line" theory, in fact, has like Florida, no climate so admirable before injured in the least are dead.
were!'"planted' only with a view to 6r- i been shown to be untenable by this as Ws. She is the warmest State in Lemon and lime trees are hurt but not
nament'our'places. Two'plants which single storm, because even if such a i the Union this winter, as every winter. seriously. No orange trees of bearingsize
invariably suffer,'and are killed' by the frost only occurs once in thirty years, Floridian.- are injured, and we have at this
slightest1'frost,ctiicken{ weecl',and wach-' the fact that it is liable to occur must I ---*..- writing for at least half the orange
splant, how so called, escaped unhurt affect all investments in orange groves The Recent Cold. crop. Rusty fruit and that on the
standing in an open field. We hadice l and reduce the value of such property In one sense our severe winter maybe northwest side and in the tops will be
one'inch t and more in shallow vessels considerably. Inevitably, also, capi- considered a blessing in disguise.For lost-a few leaves on son.e trees are'
=, all along the shores' of Indian tal, always cautious and timid, will some time to come there will curled and will drop-thrifty .budded --
River and I Banana River there ,was look elsewhere for a trustworthy"frost probably be no more orange groves trees may be injured some. Our peo* '
ice ;j on the second( day'it was freezing line," and it will find it in Southern started in the northern part of the pie think that the effect of the freeze
all day l long in the shade;while a very California. The proverb that 'It's an State. People will prefer to come i will be to establish ours as the safe I
fierce wind was blo'wingfrom W.N.W. ill wind that blows nobody good" is farther south, where there is not so home of the finest "Florida orang "
Fish, turtle and alligator were killed illustrated in this case. Florida's dis- much risk.-Ktssimmee Leader. and that what we lost on the mango
by the recent, cold, only'in small numbers aster is California's opportunity. In The above from the Kissimmee Leader and avocado pear we will make up on
however. the first place, there will be a dearthof is intended to lead people to the the orange. But they will not forsakethe
Since 1835, when almost all the cultivated oranges for present consumption, belief that that section of the State is tropicals altogether. It may be'
plants and trees were killed'by and the last California crop was abundant more adapted to orange culture thanin that the ways of Providence are past
the cold, even south of Miami, no such Thus far no California oranges the northern belt counties, and car- understanding ; and that blessings often
cold has'eccur'red\ lL:..at that time even) have been marketed here which com- ries the idea that the recent cold wave i come in disguise. While it would :
the largest'Buttdnwood. and Mangrovetrees pare favorably with! the Indian river had discouraged orange-growers in this be cruel and savage to glory in other
'*ere killed on the Keys, the fruit, and the poorer grades of Califor- part: of the State. This, however, is people's misfortunes, yet you would
thermometer at Augustine: then'registered nia oranges are not equal in juice or not the case, as those who are inter- find but few who would object to'havea
7 above zero, while no data sweetness to the common Florida ones. ested in growing oranges feel more blessing befall them. This season
exist /hbout this'portion of the State. But the California groves are young confident since the cold snap that satisfied_me that the Florida orange
I write'this thirty-six. hours after the and improving every year, and since oranges can be as successfully raised :' business was going to be greatly over-
cold has ceased, 'and since then my the market for oranges is practically here as in South Florida, and claim done, but now I think the overdone is '
strawberries are'in 'bloom. This, as a unlimited in the existing circum- that the trees are not injured to any undone. Yours &c.-Wm. P. Neeld
small offset' to the injury. The effectof stances, the Pacific crop may be ex- extent, being partially prepared for in Tampa Guardian.
the 'cold north and south of this pected to flow in rapidly to meet the this severe freeze by the former cool ..9 .
place, is at present unknown In or- demand. It is, of course, much to be weather, which had driven the sap MUTTON-A Western sheep grower
der to benefit those who wish to raise regretted that the Florida groves have down, thus saving the trees. More has learned to avoid that unpleasant: I
trees will be planted in Baker "sheepy" taste which is often found in \
vegetables for home or market, the suffered so greatly, but it is some sat- orange
following can be called hardy, can isfaction to know that the loss can be county this year than last-Baker mutton, by hanging the animal up by f;
withstand frost without injury : cab- at least partially supplied from another1 County Star. its hind legs as soon as it is bled dry,.,,
:cauliflower collards State of the Union. New puncturing the carcass between the
bage, turnips, red York I
Cheering us Up
Tribune. hind and filling the abdomen
legs, ,
beets, English lettuce onions
peas, -mss. A New York commission house issues f
carrots, leeks ;' while: Irish and sweet The Warmest State. a printed circular under date of with very cold water.. .
potatoestomatoes, corn, beans, 'cucumbers The cold has been severe over the January 23d, from which we quote: The humble and contented man':1r .
,'squashes white,- etc.frost", will succumb even'to whole l country, and though Floridahas "In answer to many inquiries received pleaseth himself innocently and easily; '
a slight
,,' .. ,-.-... ..--,._ been damaged more than any other we will say, if your oranges i while the ambitious man attempts is
A woman without a laugh in her, is portion,:in property losses, few of our still on.the trees are not soft, and have I ft please_.* others!" sinfully and difficultly I I&uth.
the greatest bore in existence. people have suffered much bodily dis- not lost their juice, we would. advise. I -- ; t:" .a
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ARBOR DAY. on account of the scarcity and increased I by retrospection and through compar- diately after the freeze Mr. C. H.
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Great Tree-Planting Festival. dearness of winter luxuries ison, the rapid strides which have Smith, the secretary, addressed cardsto
{ : from that section, and by reason of been made by the ancient town in the the leading citizens all over South
Circular' of Superintendent of Public' many investments made there by last fifteen years. Then we could Florida, asking the extent of the

Instruction' Superintendent., and County Northern peo. le. It will not do to boast of only one or two saw mills] damage, etc. From the replies to

get discouraged, however. The semitropical an it was rather fur reaching to claim these cards, it was ascertained that
'. JACKSONVILLE, Jan. 26, 1886. I climate of that region has endured them as within the corporate limits; the damage was as above stated,

The attention of the teacher of the'I for a couple of hundred years, one planing mill, an unpretentious though the bearing orange trees are
pubic schools of Duval Cuuuty, is since the first settlement, and is not I grist mill-the capacity of either of injured but very little, the nursery

respectfully invited lo the iMIuwing likely to alter things radically because which being so small as to be insuffi- trees damaged but very few lost, while
circular from the State Superintendent the Northerners have invaded it.- cient to meet the demands of home the lemon trees are badly injured, and

of Public, Instruction and they are Boston Herald. consumption, and consequently the the guava bushes all killed down.

earnestly request-d to carry out the The New York Star says: "A correspondent product of such stablishments was There i is naturally very great regret
recommendations thriein contained( to writing from 'Florida to furnished in the main by outside that the Exhibition cannot be held,

the utmost of their ability. the Star, gives a dreary picture of the parties. Behold thediffereuce, as it is and many affirm that they could

Very respectfully.jn experience of a man lured into the at. presented to-lay; three planing mills, make good exhibits yet.- Orlando
H. W.,H. BABCOCK, tempt to establish an orange grove in an immense grist and flour establish- Sentinel.
Superintendent of Schools. that State. Readers of the article ment, foundry and) machine shops, ice .--
might well entertain a suspicion that a factory, all of which not only meet NOTICE TO ORANGE GROWERS.
W.: H. Babcock, County Superintendentof man who found the chopping down ofa the demands of home but also ship -
No More Frosted Fruit Wanted in
Schools: ,. .' I single pine tree so terrible a task abroad. To these let us add gas
the Northern Markets.
DEAR SIR-In obedience to a pro- was not precisely the person to under- works, a mot important acquisition,

clamation issued by his Excellency, take the clearing of a forest and the and work commenced on the water JACKSONVILLE, Fla., January 23.
Governor ,E., A. Perry, setting apart draining of a bog. But, be this at it works. Such have been the advance To the Patrons of the Florida Fruit Exchange:
Wednesday,,the 10th day of February may, the writer's description of the steps made in little more than a de- From information now in my possession -
next,,as Arbor,Day, I,desire speciallyto work to be done demonstrates that it cade, and there is no let up, but every I deem it advisable to discon-
call your attention and that of the is not such as can be best accomplishedby indication points a continued growthand tinue further shipments frosted fruit,
Board of Public Instruction to the individual effort, even if men of healthful development.-Advance as the markets are overstocked with
views of.the, ovemor referring to the the sturdy breed of the old pioneerswere Gazette. the same.I .
participation which the schools shall to engage in it. We fear, more- .. am just in receipt of a telegramfrom
take in the day. I desire that you over, that the poetic visions of orange No Frost Line. our New York agents advising
notify' each teacher in charge of a groves breathing perfumed air beneath Referring to the late cold wave and me that the board of health in that
its results, Editor Hanson of the Bar-
school throughout your county that the I ever sunny skies have a tendency to city are now seizing and destroying all
will be in the of tow Informant,says: "In Polk countythe "
day spent planting attract settlers whose hands are not "frozen fruit.
trees and;shrubs and hardy flowers in accustomed to the helve of a wood- damage is not near so great as in Our Boston agents also telegraphthat

andaround, their school buildings and chopper's ax, or the handle of a ditch- Orange and in counties north of us, the Produce Exchange of that

lots. er's spade, rather than the sturdy fel- which clearly proves that cold waves city voted to-day to advise no more
That;.each teacher shall devote an lows fit for pioneer work. are not confined to particular localities shipments of frosted fruit to that mar-

I hour or more,in impressing the importance "Florida has unquestionably been but are as likely to strike one ket. While we will, of course, take
' ,of trees as they relate to the made the scene of a vast land specula place as another, while the so-called charge of and handle any shipmentssent
II climate, health and beauty of the tion that will not bear examination, frost-line is a peripatetic fraud and to us to the best possible advan-

I country, the,home, the church and the by which many rascals have profited. dead beat, without home location, or tage, I most earnestly advise you to
school, andspecially the silent cities Nevertheless, it has advantages that fixed situs. Two years ago Polk make no further shipments of frosted

of our beloved' dead. many Northern visitors have found to county suffered more than Orange fruit. Respectfully, A. M. IVES,
I That .the children respond with be substantial, and the ill success of a county and the St. Johns regionafact General Manager Florida Fruit
short but. appropriate. recitations ,a misdirected which those sections made the
; single experiment, while Exchange. ;
I few being selected for the occasion. valuable as a warning, ought not to most of, to our injury. We then in- .
I the children be with I sisted that the next cold wave might
That, impressed
prejudice people against a careful ex- Our Railroads and Their Value.
I the fact,that i it is,not only a duty, buta amination of the advantages offered by strike them harder than us. That it The railroads entering Jacksonville,
high and l beneficient privilege to the State. Too many New Yorkers has done so is no pleasure to us, and length, value of road-bed and rolling t

I care for and perpetuate,the growth of have found in the flowery peninsula a we regret their misfortune as a general.I stock up to January 1, 1886, are as
these and shrubs that feel one, but we do hope that the disposi- I
,trees ; they pleasant and healthful winter home, follows :
: they have a_kind! of proprietary rightin and too many persons have found pro- tion to decry one section as being subject Jacksonville, St. Augustine and .

their respective school premises.You fit in its orange groves, to warrant any to frost, and the holding up Halifax River road is 34 1-5 miles in
,will please report to me at this sweeping conclusion that Florida is a another as having entire immunity- length, valued at 8137,800.08 ; valueof
place as soon'.as possible the numberof snare and death trap for Northern peo either from lakes or geographical po rolling stock, $32,400.04.
sition-is a fallacy. There is such
schools participating, and the num- : ple. It is, however, probably more no Jacksonville,Tampa and Key West, .
ber of children present at such on that inviting to the man with capital thanto protection that is safe to rely upon for 55 miles, valued at $392,875 ; value of
tropical fruits and vegetables. And
the poor man. rolling stock, $50,000.
day.Finally when one section tries to build itself
to use the means at your -. .. Savannah, Florida and Western,
command to induce the attendanceand Pensacola-Upward and Onward I up at the expense of another, by such 134 85-1000, valued at $1,026,319.50 ;
participation of as many of the Pensacola is fast assuming the ap- pretensions, it is sailing under false rolling stock, $45,326.75.
colors, and is not to be relied on."
parents as possible. Respectfully, pearance of a manufacturing city-in .-.-. Florida Railway and Navigation,
A. J., RUSSELL, truth, we may say she has already South Florida Exhibition Post- .429 67-100 miles, value of road-bed,
Superintendent of Public Instruction. reached that commanding position, poned. $3,658,330 ; rolling stock,$236,974.92.
.. and the outlook for her to become at The management of the South The taxes paid by the Florida Railway
Cheering Words from the North. an early day a busy mart of manufac- Florida Exhibition has decided not and Navigation Company for the

The heavy l losses to the orange- turing industry, attracting to her confines to hold an exhibition this winter, as years 1879 to 1884, inclusive, to Duval
growers and market gardeners of Flor- mechanics and artisans from the recent cold severely injured the county amounted to $13,489.91, and
ida by the freezing, weather of last I every section is by no means discour early vegetables and badly damagedthe to the State from this county$8,463.96.
week will be felt at the North, both aging. It is pleasant to contemplate crop of the citrus family. Imme- Jacksonville Herald.


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: State Items. Where the leaves and fruit wither and
manufacturing $50- that
companycapital by body, hi t failed of action in
Seville is to have water-works anda hang on, it is an indication that the 000-for making thread, etc., from the House. The death of Vice Presi-

system of sewerage. tree or plant is seriously hurt. sea Island cotton. Also the organization -. dent Hendricks during the interim

A large peach crop is considered i The vegetable growers of Alachuaare of a beach hotel company of left Congress in a frame of mind to

certain in Clay county.A now busy planting and preparingfor $50,000 capital ; $20,000 can be relied guard against the accidents of sudden

bridge is to be built across the spring and summer productions,I upon from one source alone towards fate in the matter of Presidential suc-

Ocklawaha near Taveres. Strawberries, of which the bloomswere I I these very desirable enter- cession,and Mr. Hoar was early in the

, The Daily Graphic is a new four- killed, will be a little late in con prises." field with hs? old measure when Con

page paper from Orlando. sequence of the recent cold weather. There are good prospects for another gress assembled in December. After .
The Clearwater Times railr.lad from a short debate and the
The plucky and industrious people says many Jacksonville toMayport, rejection of seVeral
frozen fish came ashore during the down the proposed amendments it
of Sumter are now planting near sea. Articles of incorporation ap-'n:
more veg- cold weather so that relievedof passed the Senate *
etables than ever before. we were have been applied for by on Decemb"4
A the necessify of going to the fish Messrs. A. L. Dolby, L. S. Burrows, and went at once to the House ,.he
Madison large portion of the oat crop of market, being able to gather fish by A. Wallace, E. F. Gilbert,J. B. Togni After careful consideratioibdy it

was killed by the cold weather the wagon load in the bayous. Sev and A. Solary. The name adopted is Judiciary Committee' of tae House
many are replanting. eral green turtles came ashore, frozen. the "Jacksonville, Mayport and Pablo was reported favorably nad passedin
It is said that Gainesville is making "There is precisely the shanSenate all at-
nothing so bad that some Railway and Navigation Company." ,
great preparation for the visit of the be The shorter the Senate. As jnt defeated in
good cannot found in it, and one the road, (says the Herald,) were
Florida Press Association on the llth of the good things to be found in the in Florida,the longer the name. This tempts at amejyera{ a two days debate

of February.We recent cold spell id the stopping of road is to be twenty-five miles in the Hoase, bverwhelmingly{} passed.it .

saw some papaws this week the monumental lying that has been length. hash by a Republican Senator

which weighed seven pounds. Theyare going on in Florida about the locationof Our friend Int_ ,< eivinethe votes of thirty-seven
Codrington, feels
as good as musk1l'elons.-Key the frost line.-Live Oak Intelli He more T publican' members of the House, the
West Democrat. says : "As far as we are j
gencer. concerned jill i l cannot be called a partisan meas-
we are glad to say that the
Tne orange growers of DeLand One of our sterling old farmers, damage is by no means as great as v jre.1. Its object is to provide against

have recovered from their panic, as Mr.\ Aaron Geiger, got the jump on anticipated. Many young trees Ad ill possible gaps or ]lapses in'the Presidential -

they find that their trees are not so the cold snap by digging a hole be- buds, it is true, have been spjusly i office until such time as Congress -

much injured as the expected.A neath his orange trees and then bury- damaged, and the fruit injrjd ; but can mature some perfectly sound

Mr. Perkins, of South Apopka, ing his oranges. After Jack Frost the old groves appear to h" stood it amendment on the subject to the Con-

has sent to Orlando a mammoth citron, had departed, Mr. Geiger dug up his bravely, and will come dt all.rIght. stitution.

which weighs| pounds and measures oranges and brought them into town, There is no occasion *r a Panic, for The bill provides that when there is

2 feet 2 inches the other way. where he got top figures for his fruit. the next crop will .-lkely more than a vacancy in the offices of both President -

t\'. The Daytona Journal advises the -Green Cove Spring. compensate for th- injury done. We and Vice President, the Cabinet

raising of vegetables, cotton, tobacco, The orange trees universally, do not think chat as much damagehas officers shall succeed to the Presidencyin
rice and other products to bridge over near in a vigorous and anywhere been done us as by the freeze of the following order: Secretary of
the loss caused proper as the trees, this season, State, Secretary of the Treasury, Sec
by the recent freeze. condition k years ago
have .
unnp "
\ .the or- ... ,-lU'' war General
the '-' 'J retary or Attorney ,
' 'unscathed. Even -r
The recent lemon -*" Netter '-
In State dtr
r freeze-up our
." ?, \\ "t tad prevailed for several Postmaster General, Secretary of- the
in the hammocks, examined OQifittl* **
was,nothing more nor less than a grand groves "
weeks prior. Navy and Secretary of the Interior.
blessing to Florida and her people'it closely, show no signs of damage to
was such because it killed the lingering limb or trunk. The nursery stock, The Palatka News says Capt. A. V. The Cabinet officer thus acting as Pres-
Mount has little Peen-To ident is to hold office until,the.disability
malarial germ of disease.Callahan where worthy of the name and not too a peach tree
Record. much i xposed, remained in equally as on his place that has come out and of the President or Vice/'President -

good condition.Daytona Journal. bid defiance to all cold waves and is removed until anew President
There about 400 hands at workon
are is elected succeed him .
to the
blizzards. On going into his garden at
the Florida Southern, near Fort The Sumterville Times says that ,
yesterday morning, the Captain dis end of the term of the President-
Ogden, and the company expects to Thomas Crum, residing two and a half
covered the little tree in bloom, not- Vice President whom he succeeds.
put in two electric light plants, so that miles southwest of Sumterville, re- withstanding the severe cold through' The bill also authorizes the acting
the force can lay the track at night cently finished "working up" his cane
which it had just passed. The little President to call an extra session of

Fort. Meyer8 Press. into syrup and sugar. The yield from tree is a curiosity in its way, and is Congress within twenty days from.he

The Monticello Constitution says : one acre of ground was 13 barrels about the livest vegetation that can be time he assumes the duties of his office,

"A great many farmers will plant ((481 gallons) of syrup and 2 barrels found in these parts. should the regular meeting of Congress
small of Cuba tobacco (400 pounds) of sugar, besides 30
quantities next [Our up-river neighbor must remember not occur within that time.
bushels of good corj. The value of .. _
will realize -- = --
season. They more money that it requires 12 or 15 degrees
the to be PLUCKY AND SENSIBLE.-No mat-
these products at prices re-
from of tobacco than
one acre twenty
below to kill the
zero bearing
alized here is $302.50. ter what may be the damaged sustainedin
planted corn. buds on peach trees. This hardy consequence of the recent cold

Oysters at Cedar Key, during the The effect of the recent freeze in fruit ranges from Florida to central weather, the people of Florida cannot,

cold snap, were frozen, and when Bradford county is less than was an- and western New York, and, in the afford to become discouraged.. We
opened instead of being carried in ticipated. The Lake Butler Times northwest, as high up as Grand Haven, are no worse off than are the peopleof
buckets were generally carried in says: "The orange trees will lose on Lake lfichigan.ED.]
other section of the country; and it
baskets or paper bags without losing their leaves, but there will be no ..
is daily becoming apparent that Flori-
of the further damage, although the they
any liquor. The Presidential Succession. dians are more scared than hurt. Peo
The loss of cane seed by the recent mometer in exposed places marked What is known as the Presidential pIe should not become panicstrickenand

cold snap will, it is said, be very large 18. We have examined the orange Succession bill, and which now awaits 'sacrifice their property because

throughout the State. A great many trees and vegetable gardens, and weresurprised the signature' of the President to become oranges are frozen on the trees and

farmers who are in the habit of bank to see so little damage done a law, is a measure devised orig the tender nursery stock is injured.

ing their sweet potatoes will lose considerable by such severe cold." inally by Senator Hoar, of Massachusetts Aside from the loss of oranges'unpicked -

by the freeze. A correspondent of the Fernandina : and introduced by him into the the damage will be comparatively
trifling, and we do not believe
Wherever the orange trees are casting Mirror suggests, fo replace the officesof Senate at the last session of Congress there need be any alarm about the

.leaves and fruit, it proves them to the Florida Railway and Navigation After some debate and a few unimportant future development of our material

b'be full of vitality' and all 'right system, "the organization of a verbal amendments it was passed interests."-Gainesville News. '' '-*


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j i ,Our, Euronean, Letter. -cut low:necked with large "flowing decorate a little- restaurant where' a W. Dupray; a.peasant and child-- by

Ul >II t sleeves" dinner is to be had for "two francsfity" A. Becker, and a flood scene by Char-
all embroidered"and
;'. Special,Correspondence,FLORIDA...DISPATCH daintily ,
works which would be trom. Here are also several portraits
Mt, PARIS,.FRANCE,.Dec. 18, 1885. as the day was quite cool she held a are
of honor in an American of the Madame in various costumes
In my last letter I;described a res- fine silk handkerchief of subdued green many

; taurant? ,'which, in.a.city.famous for its and red, about her: neck to protect her millionaire's art gallery. and characters, by Hugo Salmson, J.
.r. Besides this lion by Gerome there Ferrier, E. Dunton,Lamont, Rofs and
half bared shoulders. Then black
curious:restaurants is still) creating a a
"nw ,velvet outside the waist black was a hand of a beautiful lady by Lematte.I .
.,, ( oil and have found several other places
Clairih both in
,4,.J1as: been in existence only about a velvet dress reaching just to her ankles painted
signed. Then there was another tambourine which if not so rich in fine art, are still
.month., But there are a number ofs'y and displaying neat little slippers, a
There is
whose decoration was the worthy of description. a
cafe, and restaurants scattered over dark)red and green "panello" or apron
work of the misty artist high class restaurant called the Chat-
joint great
'Ithe city which although not new are square-cut, long and narrow, with a
Corot and of fair standing Noir (Black Cat) situated on Boulevard
a poet
V of white tucked
f n.'ue the l interesting on account protecting apron over
named Etiernne Carjaf.: This had Rochechonart. It occupies a
\,their various peculiarities, or their art'lJ'd at one side-this was her costume. No,
been in the of Madame building. which has been fitted up
history. An American in New I must not omit the large slender ringsan possession
before the from cellar to with costly and
inch and half in diameter which Segatori a number of years garret
',hLkorin,; any of the large cities at ( a ) .
death of Corot. On this tambourine rare brit-a-brac, high-relief wood-
i?.. doeshinks of his restaurant much as hung from her ears nor the baugled

.. barber&mchman of his coiffier's or bracelets that tinkled on one finely CaIJaf has written an original poem carvings, stained glass windows,

;whereonly'tt of tolerable nuisance modelled wrist. I addressed to Corot. It is only dog- stuffed cats, carved cats, painted cats

M. gerel containing about one hundred i and live cats. The panels of the wallsare
<(.<;.necessary: shouAime ** ,** absolutely "Que you lez-vous, Monsieur, s'il)

j possible.let home.lti1 and if it is vous plait?" said she with a slightly lines and beginning as follows: painted mostly by Willetts but
there is Bastien Lepagea
panel by
jt,altogether. But hertdisPense with} Italian accent, and as I sipped some "Nous bappeliosls: papa Corot one
La grand artiste a poete wierd allegorical scene-one by
black coffee from little china
Jbecomsjan; attraction Restaurant a cup Qui lisait Rousard et Marat Gandard Bounant Benjamin Con-
about the size and thickness of En peignant la fete." ,
pect not only because xof res" an egg- campagne
b.: : of i its stant and Mery Nearly all the pict-
..,-.things_ to eat but ,also its inteKentj shell, I noticed that my table was It is full of slang and devoid of sen- and ina

,-things to see. There fashioned in imitation of a giant tam- timent but is a curiosity. On the ures are allegorical are painted
: is a wond 5g broad The elaborately carved
.. .amount '\ bourine. In fact, all the tables were margin is a little sketch done with pen style.
< originality and often
most exquisite taste time mbourine of various sizes, and be- and ink and flat washes of aquerelle. fireplace.was designed by Falguereand
displayed here I his hideous
I long-clawed,
sd the bar the wall This an artist seated on a ,
(,.it. I have found great pleasure in visit J upon were represents
) mixed with allegorical
',. ing,some.of, the most striking of thes J.Ul.'no less than twenty-one tambou- stool painting from nature. This is Here is grotesque where Zola and
rives ,
c be the work of Corot but figures.
places and which were painted various claimed to
so beg leave to continue i inf pictures. Alexander Dumas came to get .inspiration -
,a Jetter descriptive of These were not chromos nor his name is not signed. ;
them. At about t cartoons and wine and Goncourt, Deli-
.*.,*the same I time that the nu "auction pictures," but There was a half length life sized
Taverne dui were real bes Fra Coppel Renan, Pills, and
mBagne. penitentiary word of art, and bore the portrait of the Madame made when
restaurant:where of other celebrities are almost
','e the waiters are in signature as well QS the brush marksof she was a young woman, by Th. 'V ust. scores I
costume) of the Chat Nior.
> some of the daily customers
t. was started another most famous artists of It is excellently matelled and rich in
restaurant was the day. Then there is a restaurant called the
The Madame is dressed all
,; coloring.
founded ; employes the of theTlritianv
wore built in
; ,,4 :\the COStU1lJ ;ul'aUU.l ..a : .1.6.- .._ There 'Was one tambourine on which in black, here, with a black turban on Auberge, style
r.- & ---- y--- 1. I_ ..v vu QoUVII"". ...1.1. hJ\P of th IAAt century. where the
the police authorities -1'\ sitttuglawsst.r
"f very properly gazing out over the"- CQo--u ', ,PY' of portrait in pastel of the same woman, waiters wear knee breeches and belts j

.1, H{forbade this and it no longer exists. Gerome'p called attired like the old Britons. :
great picture the two in the gayly colored costume There are

-1':-'i On.Bolevard. Clinchy not far fromt' Monaris: and there in plain letters was of an Italian tambourine girl. It is a numerous minor attactions of'a'singular -

', "the'Taverne du ,Bagne is what is called the great painter's signature. Much half length, but from the graceful nature to the Chat Noir, on a

v"Au,. Tambou n." Itis not a large doubting the genuineness of the workI swing of the body as one arm floats a smaller scale-one called the "Dead

,* ,place, < and! I should scarcely have asked how France's greatest artist tambourine above her head, the Rat" and another the "sow and pigs,"

'noticed/ : it had I not been on an expedition came to decorate little tambourines fora beautiful Italian is evidently dancing but my appetite fails and I must

:,' .of restaurant:hunting and 'little little cafe., "Madame Segatori who to the jingling of her own music, while bring my letter to a close.

"I.did I expect to find so'choice a kernel owns this restaurant" I was informed, from her half-parted, lauging lips BESv A.L.e. .

'::t't within:such an unpromising shell. It was formerly an artist's model and she comes a song. The lofty columns and ------- I

J" is< marked by, a large tambourine was frequently arches of Italian ;
employed to pose by an palace form the Fish Production of the World'.

ipainted on the window. I entered and these artists and then when her husband the background to this beautiful pict- If MulhalPs statistics are' reliablethere I

i'.found' seat at one of the tables when died;and.she started this restau- ure the work of Vieusset.
far short of
are 160,000
t what:was my surprise to see'Raphael'sLa rant about a year ago, these artists out The artist most largely represented engaged in Europe and North I vessels

Farnarina approach me to take my of friendship each. contributed one of here is Hagborg. He has given the i America in fishing. Between 600000;

.. order. It u have been, La Farna two, tamborines.
the Madame three four oil
or sketcheson and 700,000 men are employed im
Tina for she wore the old Italian It is
same well known that
is fre- I Ii
i tambourines and she owns this the total
a large industry, and annual
; .; costume( .showing the same. beautiful .quently !real friendship between I I i
an coast him
\ "- I scene painted by as a mateto product of fish is not far short of
head and. neck and glorious figure artist and a model who has
served him the one now in the Luxembourg 1,500,000 tons. Few people realize

,'J with faultless complexion, that, have faithfully for years and with this explanation Gallerie. She claimes to have paid the meaning of these latter figures. A

.. pecome:so famous through the divine there is no reason to doubt the painter 6,000 francs
($1,200)) for ton of fish is equal in weight to about
painter's master-pieces. She was:aged the genuineness of the
pictures and at this and considering Hagborg's repu- twenty-eight sheep and' hence, if Mul-

}probably( twenty' -four.. years, and although .. the same time the:interest one feels in tation and the size of the picture hall's estimate is approximately' cor-

.'. a mere hired waitress, had the them is enhanced rather than 'diminished (about five feet wide and three
air\ and''' and a rect, a year's fish supply for ten Euro-
dignity of .. !
;I a lady hostess receiving by knowing that they are volun- half feet high) the price is not extrav- pean countries, included in this estimate -

*t r her friends in her, elegant sa'loon. tary souvenirs of friendship of men agant. In the rear of the restaurantis and the ,United States and

There was no superciliousness whom the world
delights to honor for a little glass-roofed which Canada
room the
might.be 42-
:'t'j'jnp;: haugntiness_ but_ an entire, absence their humble 'represented by ,
servant whose face and Madame calls her art gallery and here 000,000 sheep. Of this amount, the
,5:.from.servile coarseness. On her head figure are destined\ to live in their about
are thirty pictures, studies and United Kingdom, Canada, Russia and
-i, she wore a white "pezznola" or kerchief pictures as ,long the artists
as fame sketches. Among these is a finished the United States ,alone aggregate
so arranged as only a native shall Jive, but whose personal identitythe picture by G. LaTouche
'Italian call those ) rep- 1,000,000 tons, equivalent to 28,000-
/ twist
; ; jaunty world knows nothing, and for resenting a scene on therue, de,Rivoli 000 sheep. It has been truly said

1''gears.. Her white.cambric waist, was which it cares less. Yet here, to (Paris) in 1870
I a military charge, by that we talk in metaphor of the bar-

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vest'of the sea, but we have only tional government, have accomplishedmuch without thinking that the compoundsare Some. claim!v that J preen. 'food cannot". be \
1")' lately been able to realize what the useful work in the artificial human inventions. How large a had in Florida. This is a mistake,for \
. It.
t metaphor means. The'fisheries expo- breeding of codfish, shad, oysters, etc. place the milk of the cow has in the Guinea grass,and many other'kinds of >, :
sition in London in 1883 did a great Indeed, the production of fish all over food of man, but how little of it could grass can.:be.raised in:great abundance,
deal to encourage the study of marine United States has undoubtedly been hejhave but for a multitude of con- also vegetables, such as cabbages, col-
I ;., biology, and it is with no small degree largely increased by scientific research.It trivances! We think of butter as we lards, etc. can be r'sed'in'.the'winter..
I of satisfaction that we are able to say is not improbable that the annual do of milk, that it is a production of The writer>is in the North -at. present,
i that in this much-needed work the fish product at present in the United Nature ; and so it is, but its separationfrom and hears many false opinions"about ,
United' States I ranks second to no other States is equivalent to from 4,800,000to milk is an invention which has Florida, which he corrects. Anyone
country. 5,00,000 sheep. With the increas- been followed by a host of inventionsto contemplating going into the poultry
On the other hand, Great Britain, ing demand for food, and with abund-- effect the separation easier or bet- business will do well to communicatewith
whose fisheries are of vital l importance ant evidence from other countries of ter. us, enclosing stamp, as we wouldbe il
to her, for food, has done little, and the result of neglect, we should rather Sugar is a production of Nature, pleased to give them some correct
cannot yet boast a laboratory on the increase than relax our efforts to understand but little kuown a few hundred years information."
seashore. Indeed, Professor Lankester more about the food, habits, ago. Separated from the plants in -. ...-
an eminent authority on marine spawning and propagation of our fish, which it is formed, it is an inventionof Chores." ,
biology, declares the British fishing both in rivers, lakes and sea, that the man. The savage who first crushed We have no word that expresses I
industries still barbaric. The produceof harvest may not grow less as the demand some kernels of wheat between two the idea of the numberless little jobs :
the sea is recklessly seized, regard. becomes more urgent.-Boston stones, and separated the mealy inte- around a house so well as the Yankee
less of,the consequences of the method, Advertiser.The rior from the outer skin, invented phrase, "chores ;" and a correspondentof
the time or the extent of the depreda- ... flour, and the human mind has not the New York Tribune has this to
tions. Acccording the English authority Universality of Inventions.We yet.ceased to be exercised on the sub say on the subject:
,,the old proverb that there are do not often stop to think how ject of its ,..improvement.-Chauncy "I have observed that the most in-
as good fish in the sea as ever came i. little man has or enjoys that is not the Smith, in Popular Science Monthly for telligently hopeful husbands and, fath-
out of jt no longer holds good. The fruit of invention. Things which man February. ers are those who have been accus-
harvest of the sea in the future, like has long had we have ceased to think of .. tomed in their boyhood to help their
the harvest on land needs cultivating.It as inventions, and we are apt to apply Poultry Raisingin the North and mothers and sisters about the house
was shown not long ago that in that term only to modern things-to South. and premises. As I am one of those
eight months twenty-eight boats en- things the origin of which we know. Messrs. Richardson &Crowell, whose who think boys should be trained to
gaged in the haddock fishery, at Rey- Yet it will be hard for any of us to extensive enterprise in poultry raisingat be good husbands no less than girls te,
j mouth, England, used 620 tons of mussels name anything which we use or enjoy DeLand, Florida, was ,recently noticed be good wives, I insist that my two
-about 47,000,000 mussels-in which is not an invention, or the sub- write as follows : boys shall do certain daily chores
, the capture of the haddock. Yet ject of an Invention, in its adaption to "After taking the advantages of about the house without any prompt-
: Professor Lankester says that no pains our use. the North and the advantagesof ing. Each of the two has charge of a
I'j f. are taken to captivate or preserve the The air we breathe and the waterwe the South in poultry culture, and stoveand must keep one supplied'with
mussel, and knowledge of its reproduction drink are provided by Nature. weighing them carefully as to the best coal and the other with wood without
and growth is still incomplete, But we drink but very little water ex- results, we find the balance in favor of any prompting. The penalty of neg-
as it is of other bait. Soles are every cept from a cup or vessel of some kind, the South. Of course, to old breedersit lect is that the clothes of the culprit
year becoming scarcer, and oystersare which is a human invention. Evenif mayseem: a'littlej'off': to them. The shall be put away in his drawers with-
becoming more difficult to obtain. we drink from the shell of a gourd, North has been their home, pnd they out ironing, and as one of the boys is
At present, says the same authority, we are using a thing which, in the have heard all sorts of bad stories fond of shiny collars and bosomsJthe
absolutely nothing is known of the shape we use it, is a human contrivance about Florida, its insects, etc., hot omission of two weeks' ironing taughthim
sole; the male fish is not even recog- and the contrivances which man weather and dampness. As we trace the propriety of taking up his
nized. The reasons for oysters being has devised for obtaining water and the 'ugly reports' to their source we duty and bearing it right along. This
scarce are not known nor how to distributing it have been among the usually find them to be from men that penalty failing in the case of the other
, make them abundant. There are most wonderful and ingenious of any would never,be satisfied anywhere,andit boy, whenever his chores were undonehe
.J. many economists in England who which have occupied the human mind. is safe to lay the false charges against took his next meal in the kitchen,
,maintain that the haphazard and im- Bountifully as Nature has providedwater poultry culture at the door?of such and as this was very trying he has,decided -
. provident methods of fishing are ex- and placed it within the reachof men. They come to Florida, go up to take up his duty: and do it.
hauating the fish supply of the coun- man, yet we do in fact get or use the St. Johns river to Sanford, and return Five or ten minutes at the most suffices
try as'surely'as the mining is exhaust- but little of it except by the aid of in- ; then think they have 'done' to do the work required which
ing the supply! of coal. The supplyof ventions. Florida. As a general thing they are might easily be done by hired help,
many kinds of fish is rapidly diminishing The air surrounds us at all times and correspondents to some country news- but in that case the boys would get
f and the only way to check we cannot help using it if we would; paper, and so mislead the public entirely out of the way of feeling any
1. the waste is by systematic study of the but if we want it either hotter or through the columns of the paper, as domestic responsibility. When ,boys
conditions which regulate the supply. colder than we find it, we must resortto the editor is generally ignorant"about and girls can be depended on to do
1 It undoubtedly true that "the world some invention to gratify our want. Florida, and so] does not correct the! certain necessary but disagreeable! 1
I could not be fed if men sought their If we want it to blow upon us when it mistake that misleads the people. We ties without being punched upI, i
food on land with as little forethoughtand is still, we must set it in motion by have raised poultry in the North a little think they begin to be men and wo I
system as fishermen cast their nets some contrivance, and fans among over ten years, in Iowa, Pennsylva- men. Until I compelled my,boys to
into the sea." To what extent these other things have been invented for Massachusetts and New York,and take care of their own rooms they were I
facts, which are causing considerable that purpose. A large amount of in Florida three years, and therefore disorderly in their rooms, leaving: gar- I
discussion in England, apply to the human ingenuity has been expendedupon know what we are talking about. We ments lying round instead of hanging I
United.States, we:are are not preparedto devices for moving air when we confidently say that Florida is the them up, whittling,on the carpet, and i
say. The excellent work for many want it moved, upon fans, blowers, and best and easiest place to raise poultryin taking no pains to keep their rooms .4:
years of our fish commission exoner- ventilators. that we have seen or visited. The tidy. Now everything is in place- j I
ates 1 our government:. ,from the accusation How small a part of our food do we soil is well adapted to the raising of neat and orderly. Finding out how I
of total neglect of this important take as animals do, in the form provi- poultry, and the climate is such that much work it takes to sweep and.tidy !
industry. ded by Nature, and how very large a you can raise chicks for the early I a room makes them careful, and when I
Several States have fish commission- share in some form contrived by man Northern market when our Northern they go to college the habitof keeping I

.sioners, and, together. with the na- We drink infusions of tea or coffee friends are banked in snow. drifts. their rooms in order will be well-fixed. I



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; hiie JIlorida 'isj aIeh. WORK FOR FEBRUARY be to raise everything useful for home quite successfully, by observing the
following rules Select small mod-
consumption, and for the market. or
In Grove Garden and Field.
JACKSONVILLE, FLA., FEB. 1, 1886. The demand for good,fresh vegetables, erate sized trees-get all the roots pos

D. REDMOND, Editor. The wide-spread and disastrous and choice, ripe fruit, properly packedand sible, not bruised or mutilated-cut a

._CHAS., W. COSTA, Proprietor. freeze-out of last month, should arouse shipped is, practically, unlimited : great portion of the top and side

Vubteriptlon' flt.OO per annum,in advance. all our m ntal and physical energies, but knowerdge, skill and constant branches off with a sharp knife-

Payable HATES in advance OF ADVERTISING., unless otherwise con- and bring out all our latent resources. labor only can secure success.IN make a large, roomy hole for the roots,
tracted. By wisely planning and laying out ORCHARD AND GROVE. : and fill in carefully around them with
BPACE. WEEK 1 110. g KO. 6 M0. 1 YEAR work for and Summer
our Spring we Fig cuttings should be set out as moist earth. Set the tree about as
llar_ $200 1600 112 001 1600 $2200 can do much to repair the losses and it in the field and finish
2 1'1.. 350 I00 2100 28 00 38 00 soon as there is sign of new growth, deep as stood ,
M coL 600 18 00 2s800 48 00 6t 00 of this "winter of
12'; 800 24 00 48 00 64 00 85 00 disappointments our Plant the cutting where the tree is intended the work by covering the ground all
1200 36 00 12 00 96 00 128 00 discontent to reinstate us and to restore -
the tree two
14 00 42 00 84 00 112 00 150 00 to stand, and do not remove it. I newly planted ,
1" Lg 00 M 00 108 00 144 00 192 00 cheerfulness and confi- I
general feet from the with inch
Grape, Pomegranate, Rose and other stem, an or
To nceive AUTHORIZED Subscriptions AGENT'S to this Paper: dence. Increased industry and activ- cuttings of deciduous trees and two of dead leaves or other mulching
aUBNKU& Co., 57 and 59 Ludgate Hill, Lon ity are now the order of the day; and material.
don,England. plants should now be set out.
AUEBICAN NEWS Co., New York. if take hold and at
we vigorously
of the
WESTERN NEWS Co.,Chicago, Ill. Transplant the Japan Persimmon, Among evergreen trees,
W. L. SIMS.: Interlachen, Fla. there is still of time
once, plenty to leaved varieties the most common and
I I'. O. UPPECIRAFF & Co.. Irvington, Ind. the Japan Plum, etc. All broad- ,
make full and profitable of all desirable the Grandi-
crops are magnolias (
SPECIAL CLUB RATES. leaved evergreens can most safely be
We have and made will club arrangements THE DISPATCH with the with publishers kinds for home use and the market. moved just as the new growth com- flora and Glauca), the Hollies, Dahoon

r any be mailed of the promptly following upon publications__receipt,of which price,will for But there is no time to waste in re mences in the spring. This rule also Yaupon, &c.,) the Wild Olive (DevilWood

ONE THE:YEAR.FLORIDA- DISPATCH Regular Club pining-every moment must be wisely applies to Junipers, the Cupressus fam- ,) &c., and all these, except the

AND Price. Rate. employed. ily, etc. (See special Day" di- Wild Olive,) Osmanthus Americanu,)
American Agrlcul turlst..Sl.50 $2.00 $ .50
Atlantic Constitution...._...__ 1.50 ,2-00 3.00 Replant all early vegetables recently rections elsewhere.) do not bear transplanting readily, unless -
Atlantic Monthly Magazine. 4.00 2.00 4.75
Country Gentleman:.... .. .......... 2.50 2.00 3.50 killed by the frost-selecting such certain rules are ohserved-
Uentury Magazine....................... 4.00 2.0U 5.00 Young orange trees may safely
Detroit Free Press...................._ 1.00 2.00 2.75 kinds as are most profitable for ship planted in accordance with the above namely : In taking up a Magnolia or
Electric Magazine....................... 5.00 2.00 5.25
the North and West. Peas I
Florida Weekly Times............... 1.00 2.00 2.50 ment to rule though the when Holly, in the woods or fields, select
Family Story Paper.................... 3.00 2.00 3.75 orange, grownin
I Fireside Companion..................... 8.00 2.00 3.75 tomatoes, snap beans, musk and watermelons a nursery and furnished with plentyof .mall trees-get all the root possible,
Frank Leslie s111. 4.00 2.00 4.75
Frank Leslie's Pop. Monthly. 2.00 4.00 ) cucumbers, Irish potatoes, good roots, bears transplanting at. and do not allow the roots to be bruised,

, Golden Frank Leslie's Days..Sund'y.._........Mag'zlne............... 3.00 2.50 2.00 2.00 3.75 4.00 cabbages, etc., should be put in at the almost any season. or mutilated, or to become dry in
Harper's Illustrated Weekly.... 4.00 2.00 4.75 earliest and in the best
I Harper'Illustrated Bazar......... 4.00 2.00 4.75 possible day, Bearing orange groves will need transit. Before planting, clip off every
Harper's 111.Young eople. 2.00 2.00 3.00
I manner.
Harpers Monthly Magazine...... 4.00 2.00 4.50. careful examination and particular at- leaf on the tree, or, better still, cut the

Nebraska Llpplncott's Farmer.Monthly......Magazine................. 3.00 1.00 ioo 2.00 8.75 2.75 In replanting Irish potatoes, make tention.: Do not cut or trim until the stem of the tree off about an inch above
North American Review............ 5.00 2.00 5.75 the ground deep and mellow cover i
; directed for the
New York Weekly Sun.............. 1.00 2.00 2.50 "frost work" shows plainly ; then do : the ground, plant as
New York Weekly Herald..._... LOO 2.00 2.50 the sets pretty deep, but do not hill up deciduous mulch and wait
New York Weekly Tribune...... 1.25 2.00 2.75 the work rapidly and thoroughly. It pa. \!
New York Weekly Times........_ 1.00 2.00 2.50 much; leave on the two strongest eyes for the fresh and vigorous J
J New York Weekly World......... i.U 2.00 2.50 is scarcely necessary to dwell upon the tiently new,
Popular Science Monthly.*....... 5.00 2.00 5.75 and plant the whole tuber; potash which are sure to springup
Philadelphia Weekly Times...... 1.00 2.00 2.50 necessity of extra fertilizing, good cul- sprouts
Rural Californlan........_......... 1.50 2.00 2.50 (ashes) and leaf-mould for manure. from the roots, saving the strongest
Southern Cultivator.....*............1.50 2.00 2.75 ture, etc. All this "goes without say-
Scientific American................:. 3.10 2.00 4.25 Sow carrots, beets, radishes, salsify) and best of these for the future tree.
Saturday Night! ........................... 3.00 2.00 3.75 ing.
Savannah Weekly.News........... 1.25 2.00 2.50 spinach, etc., etc. work with faith and To the novice in tree planting, this .
bouthern Bivouac...................... 2.00 2.00 3.00 Finally- con .
Southern Live Stock Journal.. 2.00 2.00 2.75 Sweet Potatoes should be bedded out fidence-do not lose a jot of heart or looks like "heroic treatment," but ,
St. Nicholas................................. 3.00 2.00 4.00 very
;The Century Monthly Magazine for draws as soon as the weather per- hope-"Labor omnia vincit / it is the only in which broad-
I (Scribners:)......................*........ 4.00 .OO 5.00 -----..aArbor way
Waverly Magazine...................4.00 2.00 5.00 mits. A sheltered nook, facing the leaved forest evergreens can be suc>
The above are among the very best publications Day.
although we are able to club with oth- south, well manured and frequently cessfully transplanted, especially at

Ira.periodical Write us, for not terms in this with list any, and other We paperor shall watered, will give you an early crop FLORIDA TREES, AND HOW TO PLANT this season of the year. If large

heerfully Remittances quote should club rates.be sent by Check of draws. Try the "Early Golden"for THEM. Magnolia or Holly trees are taken up

I Money. addressed Order to Postal Note or Registered Letter a "forward" crop. We have published, with approval, and transplanted with all their I

O. W. DaCOSTA JACKROMVTT.T.F., PT.A Corn may be planted] the last of this the Governor's proclamation and sev- branches and leaves, in the ordinary

month, or as soon as the ground is eral other letters and circulars in regard careless way, not one out of a hundred

i Annual Meeting of the Florida Press warm enough. to tree planting on "Arbor Day," will live through the summer; and ,

., Association. Prepare for Cotton planting, but give the 10th inst.; and now desire to offera to prevent such disappointment as this

.t:"J By authority! of the Executive Com- provision crops the preference. few suggestions as to the kind of treesto at the outset of this "Arbor Day" en-

mittee, the Annual Meeting of ,they Sugar Cane and Gamma seed will, plant, and the proper mode of plant- terprise, is our object in offering these

Florida Press Association is hereby probably, be scarce, and there is con- ing. hasty suggestions.The .

"/ .called to meet at Gainesville,on Thursday siderable economy in cutting the caneSto Source of Supply. We imaginethat Coniferous trees and plants,

-'f' February 11, 1886. single eyes and dropping them at most of the trees and plantsfor such as Pines, Junipers (Cedars) &c.,

!, C. ,H. JONES, regular distances in rich, mellow soil. "Arbor Day" will be transferredfrom are very difficult to transplant,. when:

President Guinea and Para the woods, and old fields ]large ; and should only be removed ,
" r" .D) H.. ELLIOTT. grasses are, prob- swamps ;
,s 'I': Secretary. ably, much injured, and many patches and these, unfortunately, are always just as the young spring, growth is

'... destroyed. Where the roots are alive, very difficult to transplant successfully starting. Then the roots must not be

Florida land speculators should tell in March or April, manure and work on account of the impossibilityof allowed to become in the least dry,

'. the truth. Many claims made by thoroughly, but do not disturb other- taking them up with a sufficient and the tree, after removal, will require -

.'I it them: we are forced to admit, are not wise. If your patches are wholly destroyed quantity of good roots. mulching, shading and watering. j

; only untrue but absurdly ridiculous. replant in Pearl Millet\ Millo Varieties. Our most common trees,

.The New York Herald has taken upon Maize, the new Kaffir Corn, or some of native growth, suitable for trans- CODFISH IN THE GULF.-One mil-

i,''itself to expose Florida ]land frauds. other rapid growing and nutritious planting, are the different oaks, the lion young codfish, artificially hatchedat ,

We are afraid that imprudent people forage. A full supply of forage for Sweet Gum, the Elms, Hickory,''Prick the stations of the United States

have already given abundant room for your working stock, milch cows, etc., ly Ash, Dogwood, Black Gum Tupelo Fish Commission, will be sent to'Pen- ,

.the attack of that great newspaper. will "pay" in many ways, and shouldnot Gum, Poplar, or White Wood, sacola during the coming week to be

Stick factswe' say-not only to real on any account, be neglected.On Persimmon, White and Swamp Ash, placed in the waters of the Gulf. The

V I estate 'meni, but the Herald as well.- the farm, and in the garden and Chinquapin, etc., all of which arc object is to test the question of accli- 1

'Florida Herald. ', truck-patch, the leading idea should deciduous, and can be transplanted mating these fish In warmer waters.

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[ New Publications.'The street, Chicago, Ill. A very prettily Arbor Day-Wind-Breaks, Etc. Little Frost at Kissimmee. '

4 I Popular Science. Monthly, fort printed, neatly illustrated and well We call attention to the very per- The late frost did not seem to J&J1

\ 'February, is on our table, and we can arranged little Catalogue, containinga tinent suggestions of Prof. A. H. CUR- precisely alike throughout the State,

'only repeat often-expressed opinionof 'select assortment of seeds, implements TISS, in regard to "Arbor Day," appointed upon the "just and the unjust.." tIn ;

k.- its great' and unrivalled merit' as'a etc.Illustrated. in this State for the 10th instant most places the fruit was totally,destroyed 5

,, purveyor of 'scientific truths and sug- Catalogue of Deere & ; and we, also refer the reader and the younger trees especially i -
I.t: gestive speculations. The leading articles Co., Moline, Ill., 1886. Deere & Co. who may contemplate planting] treeson considerably injured. But we

:'; in the number before us are : are great plow] and cultivator manu- that day, to some practical hints on were recently shown, by Mr. William

:> ;"The Improvement of East River and facturers, and the elaborate and finely the subject in another column of this Cannon, of Kissimmee, some samples
:Hell: -Gate;j" "The Interpreters ofsGenesis illustrated catalogue which they, this is?ue. We can hardly hope, now, to of the sweet orange from one of this

r "' and the Interpreters of Nature year, send out, furnishes ample testi- arouse any great enthusiasm on the groves within half a mile ot4 Lake Ta-

;j" "Recent Experiments in State mony of the great extent and success subject of planting timber and shade hopekaliga, which had come throughthe

:. 'Taxation. ;;" "Bishop's Ring Around of their business. Many of the plows trees either for patriotism or profit: frost perfectly sound and hF :d.L

the Sun ;j" "The Influence of Inventions and other implements pictured in this but.the necessity of such planting is Mr. Cannon also has charge of a

? \ Upon Civilization ;" "Toe Musket \ catalogue are of seemingly perfect yearly becoming more urgent, and it nursery of 60,000 trees, one and, _two .

I :.. as Social Force ;" "Discrimina- models, and look, almost, as if they is well to call the attention of our peo- years old, only a few of .which are ?e- '

"Acclimatiza-tion.i ; would run themselves. ple to the matter in time. The valueof riously injured by the frost. Neitherthe

; "Instinct as a Guide to Health; The Florida Pilot is a new eight- belts of timber as "wind-breaks," grove or nursery has any special l :
r. "The, Increasing Curse of European page paper, published in Hawthorne, for the protection of orange groves, protection ; and the fine conditionof

; Militancy ;" "Medical Practice in Fla., by J. W. Broyles, at $1.50 per can scarcely be questioned ; but there the fruit and trees speaks well for the.
Damaraland] "The Problem of Photography Kissimmee region.
; year. i3 a wide difference of opinion as to -- .4.......-
in Color;i" "Women in Astronomy the manner of using these windbreaks
l : T1reKeynote. An Illustrated Weekly THE TOUGH LITTLE SATSUMA.-A
; ,;" "Sketch of Dr. W. B. Car- In Louisiana and on the eastern coast
Review, devoted to Music, Drama, letter from a nurseryman at Archerto
?+ penter, with portrait ;" "Sketch of Literature, Art, Society, and Current of Alabama and Mississippi, the wind- I the Gainesville News says: "The
James B. Eads, with portrait. Editor's breaks are nearly always planted on
., Events. $4 per year-single numbers Satsuma orange tr :es have stood .the
Table: "Beecher's Position on 10 Address The east and south sides of the to be
cents. : Keynote grove unprecedented cold of last week without -
Evolution ;i" Literary Notices ; Popu- P. 0. Box 1766, New York protected ; while in Florida, most wri- losing a leaf, and they are now as
lar Miscellany ; Notes, etc. Nineteen ters advocate planting the windbreakbelt
green as they were before the freeze.:
chapters with several illustrations.New on the north and northwest of the
Ncllis's Floral and Garden In- Trees not larger than pipe sterna are
York: D. Appleton & Co.
structor. Mohawk\ Valley Seeds. Ad. grove. all right. It is a good orange of-the

Yearly, $5.00-single number 50 dress: The A. C. Nellis Co., Cana- We shall be glad to see this matter kid glove kind, very early bearer, bat.
"cents. fully discussed in our columns, and we
is slow and hard
joharie, New York. : a grower to propa
The St. Louis Illustrated Magazine, call for the experience and careful ob-: It does best lemon
The American Bookmaker. A gate. on stocks,
: for,February, has quite a varied and servation of our readers.
budded the stockcan
Journal of Technical Art and Infor- right at ground, so
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interesting table of.contents, with sev- -- u be covered with dirt it ,be
mation for Publishers, Printers, Lith- ; ur, can
eral illustrations ; and, at $1.50 per ographers, Book-Binders, and all Some Queries. grafted in orange stocks at the ground. .-
year or 15 cents single number, It be budded but 4ots.no
,per others connected with or interested in Editor Florida Dispatch : can on sour,
has no rival as a magazine which fur- good on sweet stocks."
Book-making. Monthly. $2 per EUSTIS, FLA., January 22. ---...-
nishes a great amount of entertaining
year-single copies 25 cents. Address Will some one with experience in Negroes for California.
and instructive reading, at a mod-
very fruit and r f
canning preserving give us
Howard Lockwood New York
: Late advices from Charlotte N.'U
erate price.Fa'ct8D. an article on preserving, canning and
voled to the Statements of City. _-e-, making jelly out of oranges? state that the exodus of colored laborers -
As the original home of the orange from North Carolina tor pdihts
Webb's Jacksonville .
Mental l and Spiritual Phenomena. Vol. Directory.In
is in the woods, why not leave all the I West is beginning to excite some rn-
-4 No. 12. a hasty glance through Webb'snew
$1 -single copies,
per year forest trees when we plant our trees or terest. Charlotte is the railroad
10 cents. Facts ;Publishing Co., No. Directory, the Herald found that groves? Would it not be some pro-
for the State and it is here 'that
t 'I.9 Bosworth street, Boston, Mass. the name Williams occurs most frequently tection from frost? Or, I would ask ,
there being 151 enumerated.The some orange-grower what the result the emigration parties are !made up,
Massachusetts Horticultural Society would be to plant in the native forest? and here the railroad agents meet arid;
are also 83 Smiths, 76 Jones, 52
-Schedule of Prizes for the year 1886. The forest of the arrange for their transportation. Not
[ planting theory
Browns, 51 Johnsons, 37 Greens, 35
.t'An"! admirably arranged, large and each of Thomas and Jackson, 34 late Col. Hardee and others has, already less than 3,000 have left the State,
comprehensive prize list, for which mostly for Arkansas and Kansas.
been fully discussed in our (
i< Clarks, 20 each of Thompson, Turner very
bur acknowledgments are tendered the 'horticultural and fruit They continue to emigrate westward,
r and Walker, 21 Mitchells, 19 Aliens, journals conven-
) accomplished and energetic Secretary but there to be further'de-
: 18 each of Alexander and White, 17 tions, but has long since been abandoned seems no
Robert Manning\ Esq. mand for them in Kansas and
Lewis, 16 Jenkins. Mr. Webb makes as generally impracticable. Youngtrees
Gregory's*' Annual.Illustrated Retail the present population of the city and transplanted do not thrive well now going to California. Last

; ic Catalogue of Warranted Seeds, Vegetable suburbs 20,712, an increase of '1,984 under the shade of old forest trees, and night seventy were tutned.over.to.

,; ,.Flower and Grain, grown and 'slnceJ1884when': his last directory was there are many reasons why such a Edward F. Sisson, of the Santa Fe

,sold by James J..H.,Gregory: ,Marble- published. system cannot be entertained in these route, and A. A. Gallagher, 'of'''ihe

.. head, Mass.\ The progress: of,improve- --... days of advanced fruit culture.-ED.] Missouri Pacific Road, for trflD8 rla-
in illustration is REVERSAL OF CURRENTS.--Capt. tion to California. This batch of emi
ment typography
; i ; Will their
: ,shown in this 1886 Catalogue of Mr." Seiders, of the steamer Alene: says preserving some; one oranges give after experiencein they Have grants are bound for Los,' _,Angeles,
having contracted to work,, in the
Gregory, who has been, 25 years that, at the Equator, the westward cur been ''frozen and thawed out on* trees ? vineyard and hop fieldaQf 1 ; ,!Y..|Baldwin

in the trade, and who ,has built,. up a ,rent that usually flows. at the rate of As it may be interest to some of ,,who owns over 2000$6.0(} acres of

largo:and .lucrative, business by, enterprise -' sixteen miles day has ,been running our readers of 'the,.DISPATCH, I(give land. According to agreement made

,, and, fair, liberal l dealing. He: eastward at the rate of seventy miles \my experience, in preserving.frozen. :with''Mr. Baldwin.through big agents
.9r ngee. Itselected! .halfs.ffozeo: Naval l, .before;leaving: here /'theY'' ;are. ..''t<*.aet
: i iofiera.several .novelties ,in, the, ,Way,of a!day. ., ... ,whilafrozen; and ,irmcle very; nice,,pre ,$12 per month, ,for the. ,,first,yedr filthboard :,
; seeds: ,.'sQm.e of .which. are, doubtless, THE HAINES CITY TIMES: 4sarlive5y: ,serves.. Four: days Bailer theireeze": J ,and, house free.: 'Mr:, Baldwin!
k .worthy of trial in,.Florida. .Address, and promisinglittle ,paper, hailing! .t'091trOUf,(dozen Tangierjnes.wfiich: }bad ;advanced money t'htJr

," ,'sae,abpye. from theyoungrtQWn. ln Polk county ,tihL vcdoutoatle, } ,treesand' w.ere soft, transportation' to LosF4ngel. l;rfthe
and also made a \uccesein'? ,,making price ofeach'.full ticketbe5ng:; 869J20.Jhejentire .
>".V lxSeedt'and.: .Tools.., Tor .Market. ,Gar I- '.whose,name.it bears. We wislrit, suc- nIce, fine flavorecj.preserves. : 70.._people Jeff) \; rYe're Jait

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Agricultural Colleges. that many boys were necessarily re- Cold Waves. England, or of Maria Theresa of Ger- 3

I Honestly- and earnestly desiring the fused this year. The instructors are The following items in regard to many; but when you want yourgrandest j

advancement of Agriculture in Florida men in earnest. The president, a cold waves have been gleaned from idea of a queen, you think of the I

:i. and hoping to see our Agriculture prompt disciplinarian, has the respect the notes of the United States Signal plain woman who sat opposite your father j

Colleges an efficient promoter of the and affection of the young men as one Service, and published in the issue of at the table,or walked with him arm-

; "most useful and most honorable" of who deals with them squarely and Science for December 25, 1885 : in arm down life's pathway, sometimesto

human pursuits, we respectfully call without favoritism, and seeks their Cold waves are found to follow an., the Thanksgiving banquet, some-

the attention of the'Trustees and Fac- best interests ; and Mrs. Lee's motherly I area of low, and to precede an area of: times to the grave, but always together,

ulty of our State Agricultural Collegeto kindness is just delightful to see. high pressure, but their cause is not soothing your petty griefs, correctingyour

the following from the New York The air is filled with enthusiasm. Evena considered. Within our territory they childish waywardness,joining in

Weekly Tribune : visitor, like myself, catches it. The nearly always appear first at Helena, your infantile sports, listening to your

AGRICULTURE IN NAME AND IN DEED. overpowering purpose clearly controls Mont., and it is concluded that "they evening prayers, toiling for you with

Bishop Hugh Miller Thompson, of professors and students, and a lazy have their origin in the vast regions of needle or at the spinning wheel andon

I the Methodist Church, having a boy man at Starkville would be in misery."I ice and snow near the arctic circle far cold nights wrapping you up snug

}In" the Mississippi Agricultural College, had placed my own rather self- to the north of our stations." It is and warm. And then, at last, on that

;, spent a"November day or two at that indulgent son in the institution, and possible that records from the British day when she lay in the back room

institution, and reports to the New found him entered into all the life and Northwest territory might disprovethis dying, and you saw her take those thin

Orleans Times,Democrat his impression enthusiasm of work and drill and study. conclusion ; for in winter, when hands with which she toiled for you so _

" giving a notable view which we I[ saw the young men upon parade ; in the cold waves are most frequent, it is long, and put them together in a dying ,
their 'mess hall' at the substantial: not the that that commended the
contemplate with a satisfaction we feel supper always polar regions are prayer you to

lure readers of this department of the ; in the chapel; in their plain, coldest. The waves are found to move God whom she had taught you to

Tribune: will heartily share. There is anti-luxurious quarters, and at their in different ways :1 directly eastward, trust-oh, she was a queen The chariots -

increased need of educating "the hand work, as I have described in the field over the great lakes, and across New of God went down to fetch her ; :

-the doing power," which the general and the dairy ; saw a halfhundredwith England, not being fell south of the and as she went in, all heaven rose up.

public is learning to recognize, and axes on their shoulders returning Ohio valley ; 2, southeasterly covering You cannot think of her now without

the fulfillment of which in time it will from: clearing land, and did my own the entire country in their progress; a rush of tenderness that stirs the deep

,I exact from the schools especially thinking about it all as a sort of new 3 J, southerly, from Montana and Dakota foundation of your soul, and you feelas

t dowel for that purpose by the Nation era wherein labor is honorable, and to Texas, thence through the much a child again as when you

.. and States, but which have been un- intellect goes with toil, and brains Gulf States, and finally northeastwardover cried in her lap; and if you could

:; 1 justly diverted from their legitimate guide the hands. There was far-seeing the Atlantic States, such waves bring her back again to speak your

y :cork by managers not in sympathy wisdom somewhere when this univer- being sometimes felt at St. Louis and name as tenderly as she used to speakit

with'the spirit of the dawning "new sity at Starkville was founded. There Shreveport before reachngSt.Paul and you would be willing to throw your-

era wherein labor is honorable, and apppears to have been marvelous good Chicago. The number of waves be- self on the ground and kiss the sod

.brains guide the hands." The Bishop fortune in the selection of General longing to the first three classes duringthe that covers her, crying : "MotherI!

..writes with an eloquent enthusiasm Lee, and the faculty, and the whole first six months of the years 1881 Mother!1" Ah, she was the queen !-

which 'speaks well for his practical concern has a very high pulpit, and is to 1884 was 22, 47, and 19. The sec- Rev. Dr. T. De Will Talmage.

s nse and inspired foresight : doing, in my judgment, some of the ond class thus appears more frequentlythan ...
Use of Lime.
most efficient and important preachingever the other two combined. Fifty
"I have, just, seen what I consider '
Lime acts both mechanically and
done in
Mississippi. cent of the waves appeared simul-
the most,hopeful sight so far visible tomy
when to land. It
This institution indeed to be chemically applied
seems, taneously at Bismarck and Helena.
eyes \Iississippi-fifty or sixty makes soils mellow and
heavy clay ,
worthily fulfilling the high purpose They generally reach Omaha eight to
young men-white men, mind you- the of low wet soils
contemplated in the wise provision of sixteen hours after their corrects acidity ,
with hands and hoes down in the soil appearanceat
; but the benefit to be derived
the fund for principal
preat public "agriculturaland Helena, the distance being 880
digging potatoes and planting strawberries -
from the of this materialis
industrial education." So is that application
miles ; St. Louis, 24 to 32 hours, dis-
at eight cents an hour. They
in the of
in Michigan, of Kansas, and we hopeof tance 1030 miles; Galveston, 24 to 40 decomposition vegetable
:were,not tramps, nor boors, but scholars matter in the soil. Lime in itself is of
Iowa to the latter ad- ,
though as hours, distant 1600 miles; Nashville,
and gentlemen-sons of our. :>est
I little value fertilizer and
as a no
verse rumors have reached us. All the same ; Buffalo, 24 to 48 hours, dis-
people-and were learning many amount will make soil fertile.
the State schools a poor
r, so munificiently en- tance 1750 miles; Washington, 32 to
things of vast promise to themselvesand On low bottom lands the lime shouldbe
dowed what the make
are managers 56 hours, distance 1953 miles. The
Mississippi, in this close and practical broadcast and in a caustic \
them-successes where the trustees applied
difficulty in the prediction of the wavesis
acquaintance with its soil. It state but that which has
and honor and foster on uplands
faculty "agriculture .. the same that embarrasses the pre-
; (as .at the Agricultural College at been exposed after burning until it is
and the mechanic fail-
arts; and diction of storm-centre tracks, for the
Starkville, where I spent last Friday,
where the air slaked-as it is termed-will an-
ures short-sighted leadership former follow the latter.
,partly,.and all of Saturday. The in- well if not better than
: swer equally as
subordinates "tui
out, or even There has as yet been no tabulation
.titution ,is filled this year to its utmost when slaked by water. If applied to
tion in the The intelli-
practicals. published by the Signal office of the
capacity. There are, I believe, 375
clover wheat it should be sown
reader knows how it is for lamentable or
gent ( conditions attending the early
gtudents. I was struck with the admirable appear broadcast at the rate of ten bushels
examples) in New Hamp ance of areas of low pressure, which
. discipline, the independent and evenly distributed over
shire and in Massachusetts ; also in afterward take different directions in per acre,
and ,self-respecting bearing of the
the surface early in spring.
Ohio and Illinois, where "Industrial"was crossing the country. A special de-
men, the military alertness, the
young applied to clay soils or low bottom
thrust aside and the
"University" scription is given in the note of the
courtesy of manner to the professors lands to fifty bushels acre
programme weakly copied. All of the cold wave of March 18, 1883, in which twenty per
/and< to each other. be used with safety. If the soil
b institutions which have been created, the fall of temperature in twentyfourhours may
"The students,live very plainly and cost is not naturally well supplied with
or profittedat public are properly was generally 20 to 40 over
.themselves as to their personal matter the lime be com-
servei amenable criticism vegetable may
to public are being the country. The ,most marked falls
needs. There'is a quiet Spartan simplicity sharply:watched,and will be held more of temperature follow well developed 1 posted with peat from the swamps, old

about their quarters: They'are strictly to account 'for their stewardship storms, and accompany an area of ab- sods, or even leaves and weeds, but it

, ,:likfi; soldiers in barracks, 'and:endure, as the'helplessness of"the literary normally high pressure. should never be mixed with fresh stable -

: hardness,bravely. The. equipment for idea" to'aid.the masses. of the people 4.,... manure, because its chemical ac-
who do the world's work-: becomes'in-
Judy is, I, judge, very' sufficient for creasingly'apparent.. The Queen of Women. tion on manures containing ammoniais

-present,.needs, but many things must ..'. When you want to get the'grandest injurious. If you 'have any doubtson

:. come hereafter. The' buildings 'are A hero, whether he wins or loses, is idea of a queen, you do not think of: this point; mix, a little lime with

:,,. inefficient now, in view of the fact a hero. Catharine of Russia, or of Anne of guano, or with a shovelful of hen maLL" -

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niacal gases will br evolved and dissi-- in the market is made by Williams,

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Fruit and Vegetable Market. :
OH, with Ilypophosphitcs, Cured

In Scrofulous and Consumptive cases. An old retired from FLORIDA DISPATCH LINE _.
physician, Jan.29I885.} :
Dr. C. C. Lockwood, New York, says: practice, having had placed in his QUOTATIONS. ADVERTISEMENTS.ALEX. I
"I have frequently prescribed Scott's hands Florida Oranges, fancy, per crate. 3 75a 4 00
by an East missionary the Florida Oranges, fair to good, crt. 2 50a)() ::1 50
Emulsion and regard it as a valuable formula of a simple vegetable remedy Florida Oranges,frozen Inl'r, cit. 50a 1 00
in scrofulous and Florida Oranges, russets pr crate. 2 50a 3 50
preparation consumptive -
for the speedy and permanent cure of Florida Oranges,Tangierlnts, crt. i OOa 4 50
cases, palatable and effica- Consumption Bronchitis Catarrh Florida Oranges, Mandarins crt. 2 50a 3 00 D. ROUSSEL,
cious. .. Asthma and all throat and Lung Affections Eastern Agent. Manager. ,
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Life in The Paris Sewers, also a positive and radicalcure -'-

is possible, for a short time to the for Nervous Debility and all Nervous LOCAL ADVERTISEMENTS.Write ,

robust, but the majority of refined Complaints, after having testedits Office In Bostwick's Building,corner Bay and

would immediate deathto wonderful curative in thou- PI Streets..
persons prefer powers or telegraph Byron E. Oak, .a

existence in their reeking atmos sands of cases, has felt it his duty to the undertaker, for Marble, Iron Rail- ...

phere. How much more revolting to make it known to his suffering fellows: ing and all kinds of Cemetery Work.A .

be in one's self a living sewer. But Actuated by this motive and a desireto full line of Wooden and Metallic\ P. O. Box711. "

this is actually the case with those in relieve human suffering, I will send Cases and Caskets always on hand.

whom the inactivity of the liver free of charge, to all who desire it, this All orders promptly attended to, 25

1 drives the refuse matter of the body to recipe, in German, French or English, Laura St., Jacksonville, Fla. Scud for Xei'ins. .

escape through the lungs, breath, the with full directions for preparing and .

pores, kidneys and bladder. It is as- using. Sent by mail by addressingwith

tonishing that life remains in such a stamp, naming, this paper, W. A. IttOIUlOS COliN

dwelling. Dr. Pierce's "Golden Medical \ NOYES, 149 Power's Block, Rochester, 218 Bay Street,
Discovery" restores normal purityto N. Y.: Dealer in Second-hand Clothing. U. S. FAST MAIL STEAMERS..
in Old cloth-
the system and renews the whole ....... Cheapest place city. FOR \
ing cleaned and repaired. Spots taken
'_ being. Those who have used the Boss ZINC
... from your clothes at once.
Throw- -Away-.--Trusses i and LEATIIEH COLLAR PADS and 55 PaIatka and All IiJiisON s

ANKLE BOOTS say they are the best
and employ our radical, new method, Lands for Sale.
and cheapest, because most durable.
the A of land for sale in
guaranteed to permanently cure large amount
They will last a life time. Sold by UPPER ST. JOHN'S RIVER
worst cases of rupture. Send 10 centsin quantities to suit purchaser, in the
Harness makers on 60 days' trial.
stamps for references, pamphlet and DEXTER CURTIS, vicinity of Crescent City, Huntington, TAMPA, MANATEE RIVER,

terms. World's Dispensary Medical\ Madison, Wis. Lake Como, Pomona and Forest Key West, Havana and New Orleans. l

Association, 663 Main\ St., Buffalo, --0 Hills. By

N. Y. For Printing of descriptionwrite J. S. BROWN, -
every :
--- --- 166m. Fruitland Fla.
to C. W. DaCosta Jacksonville nov ,
"Her feco so fair, as flesh It seemed not, ..
I '\ But heavenly portrait of bright angel's hue, Fla. ., '
1 I Clear as the sky, without a blame or blot, PEOPLE'S LINE STEANERSI
: Through goodly mixture ofcomplexlons due, 15,000 LeConte Pear Trees 1 to 3
And her cheerks the vermeil red did show." 10,000
years old, 5,000 paper-shell Pecan
This is the poet's description of a four year old Budded Orange Trees, Trees, 1,000 Ibs. Kolb Gem Melon\ -

a a woman whose physical system was inr buds one year old. These were raisedin Seed, for sale at Rocky Branch Nurseries Steamers H. B. PLANT, of the People's 1

a perfectly sound and healthy state, the best nurseries in the State. Monticello, Fla. Address Line and CITY OK' JACKSONVILLE of the t

with every function acting properly, Price on board cars only 35c. each, to novltf B. W. PARTRIDGE.A De follows Bary-Baya: Leaving Merchants'the DeBary-Baya Line will run Line as !
and is the enviable condition of its reduce stock. AddressG. Wharf foot of Laura street: r?

r fair patrons produced by Dr. Pierce's"Favorite my H. SUTHERLAND, job lot of Manilla Pads, of different Leave Railway Savannah wharf, Florida, Jacksonville and Western -,

Prescription." Any Drug Aredondo, Fla.n.nrn.inu sizes, for sale cheap. Made of Leave daily Jacksonville.,on arrival of..Fast........Mail.........traln.......... 3:30 p m

gist. waste and the thing for Leave Palatka............................._...... 8:50 pm.
------ -'--- -- - paper just Leave Astor......................................_ 2:25 a m
-re.- scribbling paper or memorandums. Leave DeLand................................-....- 5:00: a m
"What Shall "'e do with our : and Leave Blue Springs..........-..-............- 5:15 a m
Send for samples prices.C. !.
Florida Rail-
Y" Arrive Sanford,
Daughters W. DACOSTA. road wharf...... ........................-......... 7:45 a m
This question is asked by a well- Arrive Sanford, City wharf....._......._ 8:20 a m
11 nn uTl 11 11 n n nil n n u n n IT nco Arrive Enterprise.............................- 8:50 a m
known lady lecturer. Well, we can ---- --- ------ Leave Enterprise..........................-... 9:10a m
.... . .
do with them RETURNING,
a great many things ; 7
coCD < I 'tI"I'O'O'O:::: IjIY -a Sanford,City wharf.................. 3:50 p m
must take of .Iaq .... :: Leave
one thing, we good care 4 =' ::::n =' =' =' BRO'5
** fa;. 'jj o c: o o o ofeooouua -< Leave Sanford,South Florida wharf
their health, and not let them run aW2s eaJO wa.\v: en- (except on Sunday,when steamers
05* WH I CDS. (") will leave at 11:00 a m)...................... 4:15 p m
down and become enfeebled. For the NJ ) -> Leave Blue Springs................._....- &05 p,m
feminine ailments, which be sum- 0" o=' a," zen Leave DeLand.........._.................._... 6:10pm
may E: 'diplwnH cvro !CBCsqtpajpunq 1> Kl Leave Astor.......................................... 8:40 p m
med up in one word-debility, we havea z An'Up UWI\: Nc:a a : :> Leave Palatka.................. ...........-...... 1:30am
sovereign remedy in Brown's Iron -:)>> a 0 "6 3JMJ "' ; z o Arrive Jacksonville........................... 6lo a m

Bitters, which has done much good. nOOaA I aO = a :o%J Connecting at Palatka with Florida Southern i
at Astor with SU John's and
'tS Railway
Miss Mary Greenfield, Galatia, Ill., "'0 0 O-,.. .E 53 __ }, C cff ) Lake Enstis Railway; at Sanford with steamers
writes, "Brown's Iron Bitters curedme < : 'aolioaiia: ri ?: a e for Indian River, and with trains of the i;
I c I en South Florida Railroad forTampa; atTampa
: ...
of nervousness, indigestion and ... 00 zzzzz : en. with the steamer Margaret of the People's .:

general poor health." Let the young -c c::;;)) .C.. ..400III v :.:..., River Line for: also points connecting on Tampa with Bay the and steamships Manatee
ladies take the hint. :> D.. (") Hutchinson and Whitney for Key West and
58O pan saqoai: UI gd. .Nsoo.... . xL : o Havana every Saturday on arrival South "'
.4 U'UJtIl1U n'UQ. E4o 3: Florida Railroad train,arriving at Key West
Another cargo of Orange Tree Fer- .... a cl a .3...:. Sundays and Havana on Mondays.
: leave Havana
D Returning steamships
tilizer just received by Williams, OQhJ H .LII7Q[ oONt. '-.WONA. c. 0 -THE oBEST Wednesdays, Key West Thursdays, Tampa
i Clark & Co., in Jacksonville. Thesegoods 1.O uvaN I :far;:i :g:b.c-l oO 8i pti !.>... TONIC. :--i Fridays, arriving. at New Orleans on //3un-
I Office 645 Z ..p On and after January 1st,the direct service
are very popular. o I
ascoc ? oC This medicine, combining Iron with pure
OQD Havana Is to
and :
W.' Bay St.,, Jacksonville, Fla. OCu H .H mnmltIlN'l -OOOO- vegetable Cure Dyspepsia tonics,, quickly Indigestion and, Weakness completely between betrl-weekly.Tampa '

=00 0 boO 0- Blood,aialorla,Chills and Fevers, Steamers Chattahoochee and Jennie Lane,
CO ., .. .. 112 Impure
,I .C mmJxvN I :es :45 :roo H -be and Nell a. of the People's Line,and Rosa and Welaka,
c aOoCoO 1000
Early Golden Sweet Potatoes. ---a It Is an unfailing:remedy for Diseases of tho of the De Bary-Baya Merchants' Line, leave

r: During the past two years I have ) ..I amO.l'Ua I. !:::;: -i "dQ Kidneys It Is: Invaluable and Liver.for Diseases peculiar- .,t4 Jacksonvile leave Sanford dally daily,at9 at 6 a.p.m.m., Returning

t[ raised over two thousand bushels of [ :: $ i& It does not Injure the teeth,cause headache.or Strictly Prohibited.For _
these potatoes, and now plant them to other Iron medicine do.
c . QOQ further particulars Inquire of
" the exclusion of every other -o ; :: ::1 > : : 8s:18 It enriches and purifies the of JNO. BRADLEY, Chief Clerk.
: : M : the appetite aids the assimilation food relieves -
both for home use'and for shipping 0) : :27 :. : e c,2'I Heartburn and Belching, and strengthens .Office Waycross Steamboat Wharf.Jacksonville
o : : cd'= cd ,F'la'.
North. Fine seed for sale at $3.00 i d...24M.M.25.26.esday esday 23.2J: 0.Q"o .. I tm For the Intermittent muscles and Fevers nerves.Lassitude" ,Lack- w.. M. DAVIDSON "
f4. Z LL General Traffic Agent,Astor Building
barrel. Address G. TABER > Q) Energy,Ac.,It has no equaL .
'" per L. ,?; +\ .$ I. -c )y pp e.i C.D.OWENS,Traffic Manager f
,' ,., ., ql.eA.St.J JLr1.Fla. .. A ,;, 0/m0 &: -The genuine has above trade mark and . Savannah, Ga.Hi .
Sunday line Take no other.
,";<. jan25.flb""p 3mo -" .. i Monda MondaTuesda Tuesda TuesdaWedn Wedn WednThurs Thurs ThursFrida Frida =wZ crossed...."!/red fcr BROWN on ntniriL wrapper.to,BALTHIOU Sept.B.HAINESycfen'l 17.U. < )... erg-2"ua. }


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Y: ;. Eclievfug that if a man has dealt squarely,with his fellow-
t! : E- "-O-It-\).,' men Ms patrons are his best advertisers, l invite all to 36 Page pamphlet on
'G p U I( make inquiry of the character ol my seeds among over
j million of Farmers, Gardeners and Planters who have
"- 's, ElJ:0 yj used them during the past thirty years. Raising a Orange and Fruit Culture Vegetable Growing
..:. ::::- large portion of tbe feed sold,(few seedsmen raise the ,
Jr ,
", C'A. U 1 seed they sell) I was the first reedsmau in the United
E. States to warrant (as per catalogue)their purity and freshness. ISSUED BY
Jjy Ills Jt'tllhle) aid posereedCataloguefor1886will= be
r -, tent( HI EH10 nil who write for It. Among! an immense variety, THE MAPES' FORMULA AND PERUVIAN GUANO COMPANY
Biy IritnO:,.v ill liiul: In K (uuHii! none other) nnewdrnulhendCab1886 ,
Sage,just about as ('ntl8", IIii..lpron's hut nearly twice* as
largo I James J.II. C'rccory Maiblclicud,nn,," 158 Front Street, New York.


Necessity for Complete Feeding of tree and fruit-Danger from forcing or partial fertll- I
Two Distinct Manures required for Orange Trees-before and after maturity.
Effect of the night Forms of plant food on the quality of the fruit and the health of the

i I rees.Necessity of Judicious and Liberal Fertilization to prevent disease and exhaustion In
orchards-Prof. GOESSMANX, on the importance of selecting the particular forms of plant
ood that will exert. the most beneficial influence on the fruit.
Diseases' of Orange Tree -Die-back, gum disease, scales, insects, rust, splitting and
dropping of fruit-Defective and improper feeding.
( lle>ultn from Injudicious Fertilization disastrous on the Orange tree, and fruit equally
?i l lIlpl so, though more dIm ult to trace, than on the more rapidly maturing fruit like the Strawberry
Il$ and Grape, snd crops like Sugar Beets.
Stimulating and Temporary Benefit from nitrogenous fertilizers. They only partially
i i'I1n iy eed the crop -Are not cheap.
Waste of Organic Nitrogen In blood, flesh, fish, cotton seed, etc. Prof. S, AV,Johnson //
on the waste of nitrogen in light soils. ./
The MapeM Manures as Prepared for Florida not liable to waste,excepting to the ex-
A1i ent of a small proportion of the Nitrogen existing as Organic Nitrogen, derived from Bone
-About one third of the total Mtrogen.
Valuation of Organic Nitrogen in the form of vegetable matter In Commercial Fertilizers -
d -inert, unavailable Nitrogen in muck-Inferior forms.Prof. S. W. JOHNSON on same.
NI Leaching 1 and Waste of some fertilizing logr..dienlK-Phosphorlc Acid and Potash seldom -
found in any-quantliy in drainage" -Prof. WAKKINGTON'S testimony.Low .
Priced "Che p" Fertilizers generally objectionable, and fail to supply plant foodt
-, reasonable: rates Kalnlt, Fish." Cotton Seed, etc.
C. Necessity of Supplying the Right Forms! of p'ant fooJ-Testimony ot Profs" S.V..
niiN.soJf! U A. (JOESSMANN and Mr. s. G. HUBBARD.
Complete lUanure.versusSuper phosphate-Dr. J. B. LAwNs and Prof. W. H.JORDAN.
Prof. Jordan.-Complete Commercial Fertilizer can be depended on to keep up fertll-
ty indeilniiely, and dispenses with all necessity of changing or rotating manure*. I
i 1 Kainit, Murnte of I-ota-b, Cotton Seed, etc.-Cautlun against their use on Oranges.The l'
1' II I }l i i l ,,, Mapes Orange Tree Manure for young growing trees, etc.
II The Mrtpes Fruit and Vine Manure for older and bearing trees, etc. I
The Mapes Vegetable Manure.-Prof. ATWATER on Complete Chemical MA.:--- *orPotatoes
-larger yield and superior xualltv, and less liable to rot than from Farm Manures.
D. D. ROGEItS. C. B. ROGERS. flow Can The Wants of The Grunge-the yound growing and the older bearing-trees
be the most economically and best supplied.
D. D. ROGERS & CO. Official Reports of the State Agricultural Experiment Stations on the Mapes Manures;
they are found to invariably exceed in richness tbe published guaranty. (Over twenty analyses -
DEALERS Jx of the Mapes Manures during the past year 1885.)
superior Forms of Plant Food In the Mapes Manures.

:L\IL :E] T ..Pr: JE=t. O O :F'' Jt rq Gr: The Consumers Mapes Should Manures Know the Highest what fertilizers Grade ever are made made.from. i I

Extracts: from the Agricultural Press, etc.
Corrugated Iron, Fire Proof Iron Shutters, &c., Metalic Building Supplies. Analyses of the Orange-fruit. seed, stem, trunk, leaves, etc i
State Agents for E. Van .Noortli-u: A. Vs REDUCED PRICES FOR 1886-PRICE LIST.

,K:* ro" DIETA JL.IC SI-JINGLES.: While the Prices of the Mapes Manures will be lower for the season of 1886, the past
i high guaranteed standard will be fully maintained.A .
;.a West Hay strict, JACKSONVILLE, FLA. Full Assortment of these long-tested and reliable Manures, including the :Mapes
Vegetable Manures. Pure Ground Bone, a selected Brand of high grade sulphate of Potash,
Chemicals etc.are kept In stock for prompt shipment, and free of wharf charges from t
i Valrico Nurseries : ; warehouse in Jacksonville, Fla. A Pamphlet, sent free, containing guaranteed analysis,
f..9 prices, composition,directions for use; also reports from well known growers of Oranges
41?t- .. '0"e I Fruits and Vegetables through the State, giving their practical experience In using the
.4o 't t, TROPICAL AND SUBTROPICAL. I Q0 Map* Manures.
r.rc:.. Y{ n ."
4P ,'j .-,, CbO >> I TYSEN & SMITH

43 ;:: 7". :, Catalogue Free. Fla.'J ;; [ Our Forwarding Agents, Jacksonville, Fla
c .i,t"'jI" r''o't"d ,'d' .t H Dr. G. W. LANCASTER, DeLand, [Tla.: ., in charge of the Volusia County Ware-

fJ'; ', c ,. : 0., 'v. G.: TOTJSEY, house, at Beresford,Fla.

: ,:. .. Seffner, Hillsborough Co., Dr. J. N. BISHOP in charge of the South Florida Warehouse, Sanford, Fla.
: G. D. CLIFFORD, in charge of the Lake Region Warehouse, Eustis, Fla.
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be mailed,securely wrapped to any address In the
United States O DBETO for Three Months

on receipt of W r I SO Ono Dollar. Liberal -
discount allowed to Postmasters Agents and
NcwYorJclstho IVIMII-CIJ ONLY legitimate
Illustrated Sporting and 'Sensational

Journal published on the American ETDBE7 I
,(1 : continent. Apply for terms to riyELKL i

'tt:.'VILLIXn READ & SON. Richard K. Fox, Franklin' Square. New York.

107.Washington St., Boston,'Mass.; I -

Agents''for the'genuine W. & C.,Scott&St n fly theCounty judge, of said County
Fine HamuieneuM" and Hummer Gun Also Whereas, Francis E. Cornish'has applied to
all Other makes, both American and En lIAh.
this Court lor Letters of Administration on -
". l3eeond-band guns taken in exchange. Some the Estate of Joseph Kemlngton,-deceased, = _
'fine baigainRin second-hand nowou hand. late of said County; of Duvau I T =- -
"Send stAmp'fot illustrated catalogue new ,'
"and second! -Lnnd cr.ns. Also of bicycles.Cut These'are, therefore, to cite and admonlsk
all and singular the kindred and creditors of
this __
out. y Kc ... .
said deceased be 'and 'appear before' this - _ti_ +
-- ,Court,on or before the 16th day*l\t February. Jr1L .t,,- ''':;..::....:- -:;;.
A. D. 180, :and_'file objectlons.lf any they __ .. -- -
'1 I.: ", have, to ,the' granting; letters'as aforesaid, .. --- =.... ':.
+ rt 'p : otherwise the eame will be granted as prayed rt / -- .l8H"h'T'1.N'" .

Witness' my i,ime a*-:-Comity;''Judge of the

SY Mason. & Uamm:11 County aforesaid, tliitf 2d day of January,1886 'Th i s.fertilizer was one of the first Fold In a heavy' crop'of fruit and' put on ari'extraor
W. A..McLEAN, Flor Ida for orange groves,and baa given gen- dl nary growth through,,the whole,season ;
,[ County Judge. eral satisfaction., It contains a large amount but themost remarkable result obtained from
I _i .1 .' .n, L" I- .(; ., of potash principally In the form of sulphate, the use ol this, fertilizer the Jact-that the ,
,. ORGANS: '' PIANOS: -.f. which experience has proved to be better fruit Is fine, and,,. bright and there baa been ,1 .
-T ot 'W tefWl i cts Milistonss ,I adapted to tbe orange. scarcely a fallen orange In tbe grove, while 11 .
lftgheat'lfon S .
.,.1 en M aU Great] S nngine DG tend,Pt tEMl6t.g_ my own,rroy ,alongside.wbicb va' not fertilized .%',
World's Eshl. notnquueoaebltlolu I 1.1.DeLcack&Blo.1t S. THE DE BABY GROVE. ,, has lost almost the entire, cnp, the
for + quarter as : a3ta Ta '1'earth beneath the"'tree* being covered with
"" ,\tuningUoa Prices wonderfull,low., Scaq,( FRUIT PREVENTED FROM FALLING.' j fallen Irult. ,?,
bund req PUnos on I th@ lrgq catalogue. Mention this ENTERPRISEFLA.i J regard, the form of potash lifted Iir?'the ':'
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Style, faa. to prevailing. "I ,':: : ,; :. ,
koo.For Cuh: 'wrest-Pin DEAR SIB-I purchased from you lat Fet preparation of th11; fertilizer be the great
tystemi; ,Reltaarkable REOPENED.t1) desideratum of the bearing groves.which "
IJI' eD ''j ten tons of Bowker' Orange Grower <<
for ,
Rented.CM '- .
of ton* I applied :to Mr. l'rederlck: DeBary'sorange Respecuul1voUJ'Mt" 0 : 'tt
1 free I parity and durability. .,i : groves of bearing: trees. The treed set** ,:;(Slgrid.', ; : W.B, tVatson,,Manager! ,

I Say sJH t I&] nin 1 oom -:For.free copy.of the most valuable arid Interesting... circular ever_ issued with. .reference' J'j ,!4
4 IRWAIAfflIPIM4OCO( ] o; hls branch_ of the. orange Industry,address w1''t : f."i1
"BAI1kiRD 'FLA. JOHN Di Y; ,
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I ; ; -AR.E11N-- END:>S.
n:;f'' fr' ; F'LE: .. :J: :J:) .A..
:. t : I handle none but the Best and most Reliable Seeds. My new Catalogue will be sent free
on application. Also, Wholesale Dealer in WINDSOR two to four thousand dollars; two saw ana
r planing mills running two stores one
Is the name of one of the prettiest and health- office, another store building Past Office
Oats Flour ;
Hay Corn Grits Meal BranWheat
lest towns in Florida
Situated on the eastern, or shore any of older Lake State.Neweral established orange; groves bakery,set livery out stable miles, and of street sev-

nan, a beautiful sheet of water some nine cleared out-In fact the whole face of the
GROUND FEED, SCREENINGS, COTTONSEED MEAL, Etc. miles in length, abounding in fish. Nine country Is rapidly improving.
miles east of Gainesville, two miles from'
Gruelle station on the Florida Southern Railroad -
STATE AGENT FOR ,and four miles west ol Campvllle station PROGRESS.

":.'.J., E. Tygert &Co.'sGuaranteed. A Star Brand Fertilizers. on the Peninsular Railroad. During the fall and winter two more stores
are to church and
go up,one one academy, a
'1l,; ", :: Anal 81s. EJ LAND. score or more of dwellings. A steamboat la
1 Windsor embraces a tract of about 4,000 1 to be put on Lake Newnan to connect with
-; Comprising ORANGE TREE and VEGETABLE acres, nearly one-half cleared. The soil is the Florida Southern Railroad at Gruelle.
neither the white sand of so large portion of
';.; FERTILIZER, PURE GROUND BONE, Florida,nor the red clay of Georgia, but a ACCESSIBILITY.
11M dark rich loam,producing excellent crops of.
MURIATE OF POTASH'IP.ADE SULPHATE POTASH, all varieties of vegetables or the finest orange Windsor is easy of access. Take the steamer
trees. The higher land is fifty feet above the to Palatka, whence a ride of two hours on
NITRATE SODA, KAINIT, ETC. lake, gradually sloping to the water. Lots Florida Southern Railroad takes you to Gru
varying from four to twenty acres, several elle Station;or Peninsular Railroad to Camp-
Prices on application. July 27 tf fronting on the lake. ville, three and a half hours from Jackson
ville,and a hack ride of thirty or forty min
HEALTH. utes will take you there. Hack meets afternoon -
ESTABLISHED 1850. train from Palatka.
The wonderful healthfulness of the
has been the subject of remark for the past
: thirty years. There are people now living ONE HOTEL NOW OPEN.
there that have been residents for that length We have an excellent site overlooking the
215 Pearl Street, New York, of time,and who assure us that for a populalake,of five acres, which we will donate to
tion of seventy souls there was not a physician -
MANUFACTURERS OF any party who will build a good hotel to
called before the war in fourteen years. accommodate fifty guests. No better place
[RAKER'S COMPLETE What other portion of country can make so can be fonnd.
good a showing? It is high pine land with
excellent water; sore throat and catarrh soon
disappear here. LANDS FOR SALE.

ORANGE TREE MANURE Lands can be purchased at from Fifteen to
CLIMATE. One Hundred Dollars per acre, according to
I Windsor is located on the ridge midway location beautiful and whether timbered or cleared.
oetween Ocean and Gulf, giving it a steady Several lake fronts.
which furnishes; just the plant food required by the Orange Tree from the time of setting even climate. No hot nights here and few
out,to full maturity, such plant food being in a highly concentrated form. Its effects are at insects.
once seen in the healthy appearance of the tree,the leaves of which assume a dark green IMPnO' EIUEN'.rS. FLORIDA f
color,and the yield and quality of the oranges is improved. The splendid conditionof
the trees(which is produced by this fertilizer)enables them to withstand much that would Windsor Is young-barely 15 months old- WINDSOR If so, we would before say-take decide a where good to look settle.at
otherwise be most injurious to them,and and there are up and in course of construction
PREVENTS RUST AND INSECTS, forty houses, several of them costing from For further particulars,address:

as will be seen from the following: .

GentlemenIn reply to your letter asking what success I have had with 17 West Forsyth Street Jacksonville Fla
the Baker Tree Fertilizer I much ,
Orange I would state that am very pleased ,

with it, and intend to use it again next year. My trees have not had an insecton april-20-6mos Oil WINDSOR.

them this fear, nor have I any rusty oranges. I used the same fertilizer on.
my pineapple trees with excellent results.
Jacksonville and Panama ParkZeal
Very respectfully yours, GEO. H. PACKWOOD,

The high standard of this,and all of our Fertilizers,will be maintained in the future as in
the past. Sulphate of Potash Muriate of Potash Sulphate of Ammonia, Super Es"tate E:: :
Phosphate of Lime, and all the Agricultural Chemicals of strict purity constantly caan.ge.
on hand. Strictly Pure Ground Bone a specialty.

do00riptlve'pamphletapplyto; { P. McQUAID, Jacksonville, Fla. CITY AND SUBURBAN PROPERTY A SPECIALTY.Bearing .

Who keeps a full stock of our Fertilizers constantly on hand,or to

'.... ... Orange Groves choice.'Building Lots and giod, Garden land near the city tor sale.
Houses and Truck Gardens for Kent and excellent land in lots of half an acre and upwardsIn
r II good location,for sale on monthly pa to par ties who will Improve.
49Groves planted and taken care of,houses built find Improvements made for non-real-

dents.3S-300,000: Sweet Seedlings and variety of other fruit trees for sale.
;rI ( Jt&-Money to loan on Improved property.
; ceWx-I c42m J. S. BELL, Notary Public.

_.. Office Hours at No. 1 Reed's Block, Bay street,City,nom 9 to 11 A.M.
At Panama Park from 2 to 6 p. M. iept29-U

"b.euid PAY '"

To Fertilize Orange Groves, Truck Lands and Farming Grounds Notice to Shipper:is of Oranges

.w-! WITH A ni"n



sssss ry PHL special attention of called to the jTEW SCHEDULE arrangements ol
( these old established Railroads trough Georgia,In co ,aectlon with the Cincinnati:
R SEPARATE: MIXTURES: FOR DIFFERENT FRUITS AND VEGETABLESas and Nashville, Chattanooga and St. Louis Hallways t'! Western Points. Inquiry into the
represented in nature. Cost only$12.00 for sufficient quantity to make A.HOME a ton merits of the roads that constitute this line, will sat!.fy Shippers as to their reputation for
of good Phosphate. No dirt, no Salt no Plaster. A circular on Orange Culture, and reliable Train movement. These roads are long establ. *
descriptive of the use and preparation of the Powell's Prepared Chemicals, mailed free. i iI ments. Just claims promptly paid. Any information 'nregardtatheLinecheerfullygiven.We .
I give below figures that will show the best posslbl TIME between Jacksonville and Cln
:" I sped Agents, cinnati,and all points West:
"HT -' BALTIMORE, MD. | JACKSONVILLE, FLA. Shippers desiring to take advantage of three! routes i rill give explicit directions, and tee
that their Bills of Lading or Railroad Receipts,read rt r Savannah and Central Railroad of


VIA SAVANNA r*. ,, *"-'<
POWDERs ,. ,

absolutely Leave Jacksonville..................._...............(S.F.A W.R! ....._......_._......__.._._ ftOO pm
highly concentrated.pure and Leave Gainesville..............................?.......( .......__..._....._..___.__._..2KX pmLeave
1 ounce is worth a Ib. Savannah......._................................_.....-.......... ... ..._m_._.._....._____'3:40 pm
of any other kind. It Is strictly medicine to be riven with food. Nothing on earth will make hens lay like Leave 3Iacon_......**............ ........................._................. .-...--__.._..............__ .238am
.It.piail It free.cures Sold chicken cholera and all diseases mall of for hens.25 cents Is worth in its weight 21-4 in lb.gold. Illustrated book, by Leave Atlanta................................................._.............. .........---.....--.-.-.:.-.- 9:35emLeave
by mall. $1.20. everywhere Six cans by: ,express or lent prepaid by ,for $5.OO. DB.stamps.I. a JOHNSON &air-tight CO.. Boston tin cans Haas.$ll Boyce................................................................... ........--......--....-----. 8:20 pm
Arrive l.1nclnnaU.-.................................... .........M1 I..----...--._....5.00&
Leave Cha ttanooga................_................................._.. _........_........_......_......,.....IOt20 pm
SUBSCRIBE FOR THE Leave Nashville......__.._..........._................................ ............--...- ......-......-... 5:15 pm
Arrive Louisville......................._........................... ...... __.---.--......__ (fcOO am
W. H. LUCAS, Agent, G. A. WHITEHEAD, G. F. A.,
"? FLORIDA DISPATCH Jacksonville,Fla.
: :-' ''''-;:-,, W. F. BHELLMAN,Trafflo Mrs
deolO '834f
$ t. ay'eaE: .

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G. L. TAB ER, Proprietor, :J.EI.A.VEL.A.: : : I) JSC> ,

Trees a specialty,including the Honey Peen-To, Albert Sidney,Thurber, and other k
varieties of the Chinese Type; also LeConte and Kiefer's Pears on LeConte Roots,and other
Pears, both Standard and Dwarf; Japan Persimmons Japan Medlars, Kelsej's Japan
Plums Quinces, Grapes Figs,Almonds, Filberts,Walnuts. Chestnuts, 50,000 Orange Trees, FURNITURE
Shade and Ornamental Trees, etc. Catalogues'free on application. AND BEBBIIGI
BKFKBKNCES-Flrst National Bank, Jacksonville; Messrs. George F. Drew & Co.,Jack-

.OEl.C: >SE3Ydb: Gr-C> E1 $100,000 Worth Must be Sold Kj

NO.8 WOOTON CLOSED. to Reduce Stock in the next Sixty Days.INCLUDING .

STATE AGENTS;FOR Cheap, Medium and Fine Suites,

,Bangor Orange Box Shooks and Hoops Writing Desks of all kinds, Mattresses -

AND DEALERS IN Blankets and Comforters.

We are State Agents for the Derby

ORANGE WRAPS lOxlO,311cEets "the ream, $q 12x12 and Wooten Desks. Their Catalague
; llxl I, 15c. N0 g WOOTEN DESK:OPKN. ; 1

The Bangor Box has been before the orange-growers of Florida for the past ten years; Is will be mailed on application. We will mail ourJ112JpageyilustratedJCata:
used exclusively by the larges packers and shippers of the State,and Is recommended by
,all Commission Merchants as being the NEATEST. LIGHTEST and STRONGEST Orange Box In logue to any reliable address.
the market. Sales for the past season upwards of 300,000 boxes.
Buy of Us and Save 2 3 per cent. Remember, we are Headquarters: Furni-
See that every bundle Is branded ture,both Wholesale and Retail.

ocl9-tf U4 and 66 W. Bay St., Jacksonville Fla.OMEOI1N .
CROSBY & GO WEN, State Agents, San Ulnteo, Florida.


Tyaen'&Smith,-Jacksonville; .H. Benjamin: & Co.,Mlcanopy; Lovell & Pemberton, Lees-
burg: Wartman & White Cltra; E.W. Agnew;& Co., Ocala; C. C. Waite, Reddick; J. M
Redd\ck, Brooksvllle; 8. Jenkins, Altamonte. auglO6mR ,

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a Wholesale Grocers
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= r a aa S. *!, ,..v 1st. They carry the Largest assortment of Fancy"Groceries in the State.

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I = -" O*""* o S** = Q 3rd. They are selling goods! at about New York prices, freight added. f;

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o ts3 They WARRANT every aticle sold by them. ;

oH' "%", 0-_ E'c Z: < 5th.rf) hey issue regular Monthly Wholesale Price Currents.

:, "ac 4 g r =r :f t e:= v. fith. They employ a larger force than any Grocery House in Florida. .

..>...c-- 2 .... c/> 0 7th. I It t will be to your interest to send t for their prices before purchasing

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....... "-1. .-.. :a:: !.."fO.... easy-runuiugadcnirable 1'arminc;Ganleiting,or Truckiuy,
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+ r.I r1 design and for our 1886 Catalogue.whichfully
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fully describes our Need Drlll.,
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; 2ce 3or .: S. L. ALLEN & CO lieel-Hoes 1 ,
r F"1 W y .u..; : t-3 and Hollow Steel
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OK 5o taft '" Catharine Street, and Cultivators. Free to all. .,,.
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I" r' Cows and Heifer bred to best Nethcrland OFFICE LOUNGE. / \ BEST Chairs and LIBRARY CHAIR.
and Aaccie Hulls.
Lounges in the World.
The Average Records of a Herd are the
They have all the different -
True Test of its Merit. 4
f The following Milk' and Butter Records '' Reclining Positions,
hare all been made by animals now in and can be rigidly fastened -
y our Herds at any angle,A feature
MII: tK: B.ECOB.DS: found only in their goods.
They are durable fc simple
Three Cows hare averaged over),(XXlbs.lnayear.
with of designs
a variety -
Five Cows have averaged over r8,000Ibs.) in a year.
Ten Cows have averaged ov" l",OUO Ibs.In a year. INVALID and prices to suit.

... We know of' about 30 Cow that hare made yearly reco- exceeding 16.000 i CHAIR. If you want a coMronr-
, tbA.. and Id of them are now in our Herd and hare averages ore ...1. OO Ibs. i>have av- ABLE and ELEGANT pieceof
number in the Herd tbat haiide yearly records,inclndtai PARLOR LOUNGE. ->
< .. fourteen 3 yTaVoldsan'd twenty-one 2 year olds.have averaged nyr *3(ounces In a year. before buying.
Five Cows have averaged 20 Ibs.7 oa week. Nine Cows have av- .
i f. B nER RtuUnUOi. eraged 19 Ibs. M oz. In a week.. Ftfte+-.. Cows have averaged 17 Ibs.6 oz. + They' alr6 make Physi i.
.a' aweekT Six 3 year olds have averaged 141bs.3 os.ln aweek. Eleven 3 rear olds,the entire numberUrtedTbaVe I {' Rockers.e
.2 oz.In a week. Six 2 year olds have averaged 12 Ibs. iMox. In a week. ing
f 55 Fifteen 2 year" oldsTentlre number tested, have averaged 10 lbs.3-10 oz.In week. Tho entire orig.UrnKjitedNetberland
final Family of six Cows two being but 3 years old,haveAveraged,172-3 Ibs.in a I
week. .Tnis Is the Herd from which to get; foundation stock.! Prices low I


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I' .. y gto GOU Horns in Florida1 220,000 ACRES DEER, ISLAND ,PLANT SEED. coMPAjnr o ; RELIABLE N EaBrit.fortselt ,

.The new-comer to'a, new country, sometimes SOUTH Ml 1118. GARDENS .KNJ] NURSERIES$ o

)I has possessions in his former home .

''t "wblch he cannot dispose of at'once without OAKLAND, ORANGE CO., FLA. = ILLCSTUATZD CJ.Tll.OO11L l.4btaa
Situated on each side of the La-ii
sacrificing them or almost gl\ing them away. PLANT SEED COMPANY

(' If t lime ,be given him, he can realize some- South Florida Railroad and its Pot Grown Semi-Tropical Fruit 012 NORTH FOURTKSTRUT.SAINT LOUIS, IKX
thing like their value. In such a case ready 1 (Mention this Papar.)
and Ornamental Trees -- -
",money IB always an object to him and he MlBartow BranchJ'SfeS.' ,

must strive to make whatever cash he has in v .Plants and- .Vines.' i ,> libley's Tested Seed
hand go as' far as possible. If he buys .is In the Counties of S s
No Loss in .
Transplanting.Catalogue i Catalogue free on appl igation. Send for it.
I' > land, paying cash for it, It.frequently le vas Orange,; 1 HIRAM SIBLEY & CO., .
I him without' money to build a good house or Polk ana Price List Free, on applica- &OCHXSTZB,N.Y. AND CHICAGO,IlJU..,"
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p1 plant out his grove and garden. This is a serious tion to the Manager. AddressA.
TIlE I:. '.rJIL
: draw-back,and he must either buy very Brevard, E. CHAMPLIN LAIIGEST SEED hO'US'E SOL{T i

;ti poor and cheap land faraway from all conveniences iumter .
I -, ..:..I ALL,KINDS OF I
,. of society, tl ansportatton,and the like, and Hillsborough.J II I nov29-ly Oakland, Orange Co., Fla.

"of else he may have to struggle for a long SEEDsmpLANTSSend ;

:: .,time in making a start. A plan has been devised Acresof SUNSET HILL NURSERYSends

by which a nice lot of ten acres of land for New Illustrated Catalogue for 1880,
: ; these are NEWLY acquired Lands, which and prices of Field Seeds. Mailed FREE. J
may be secured by the; payment only of the

interest,five or ten 3 ears being give for the having been for several years reserved from Catalogues, with practical hints to T. W. WOOD & SONS,

'F ,payment of the principal, by which time any new beginners,free on application. Includedin Wholesale and Retail Seedsman.Richmond. ,Va
list the choicest varieties
sale are now offered. our are very
Oman:of Industry or Judgment may pay for his grown. Thornless and Early Fruiting a

place. A ten-acre lot costing from 9250 to$300, i These lands comprise all classes and grades specialty. "..fERRY I{ '!

can be secured and possession obtained at
of South Florida soils. High Pine and Oak R. W. PIERCE, rtl.lJ: srR 1 f {CJ
once 'by simply paying 85 or $0 every three DEscRIPR/c5. ,
months, as Interest, the rate being that established Lands among the Backbone Hills in the famous Indian Springs, Orauge County, Fla. ,,

by law in Florida, namely, eight per dec4-tl 1'': EEl)
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". cent. Lake and Hill region of the Peninsula. .--' --- ,I'' .'
Established1856.: 200 Acres in Nursery.
". Lake Views and Lake Fronts; large areas of ,: l\J VAiLai

1 CIIU11CII. table lands well timbered with Pine,and Oak Fruitland Nurseries ;FOR la86.wm -

You ask, where may this be done On the undergrowth; Low, well-timbered, Pine AUGUSTA, GA. last Tear be malled without FREE'to ordering alt applicant It contains*,and about to customers ISO page-of,

South, .. Florida R.R;; (Pemberton Ferry DivisIon 600 Illustrations,prices,accurate descriptions and raiti- ..
Lands; Prairie and Marsh Lands set in rich P. J. BERCKMANS, Proprietor. all varieties of VEOKTAI5 ,'
)In Hernando county,Is a new place called and FLOWER SEEDS, BULKS,eta.. Iaralu...,,
Oriole. The lands lie not more than two miles native grasses affording good pastures for The stock of Fruit and Ornamental trees, to all, especially\ to Market Gardeners. Bend tor Sf.. ..
D. M. FERRY & CO., Detroit,MtCht t
'''' from'the' railroad at farthest, and most are Evergreens,Roses, Palms, Flowering Shrubs,
cattle. Also, Town Lots are offered in the Strawberry Plants, etc.,*adapted to the cli-
only,.a mile. Two railroads furnish facill-
mate of Florida Is unusually large this fall.
I- tfes, the South Florida and the Florida thriving new railroad towns of Kissimmee, Among the new fruits, we offer 10,000trees.of; Nnrsorios! of Lake Wow 0 Co1

< Southern. A nice class of people are settlingat Winter Haven, Bartow, Auburndale, Lake- Kelsey Japan Plum, .
Oriole. School aid Church privileges al- which bids fair to become a valuable market \

.''ready exist. Daily mails; a general store; a land, Plant City, Seffner, Mango, Orient and product; also Japan Chestnuts, Prunus PIsN.li'nne'Y' lOOjOOOSOrangeand Lemon Trees.Our .
peaches, etc. Our list of Conlfera
.,4 good, saw-mill to furnish lumber cheap. Dade City. ana Droaa-le..vea. .-trvergreens, adapted to* a trees are very thrifty, three and four
.1 Sub-Tropical climate is doubtless the most year old stock,%to I% inch diameter with
GOOD. ORANGE LAND HIGH AND For further information apply to Land De- extensive in variety in the United States. one year old buds. &urseries'' easily accessible -
'1' '; DRY. Catalogue No. I-Fruits and hardy ?Evergreens to Florida Southern Railroad. send for
partment of South Florida Railroad Com- Roses, etc.Catalogue Catalogues. Address
Oriole is intended to be a succession of orange No. Green-house Department. E. B. FOSTER,Manager

) groves where settlers may find good land pany,Sanford, Florida.WALTER Catalogue No.Wholesale llstfor the trade dec21-ly South Lake, Weir, Fla.
r only.Catalogue.
,at reasonable prices and terms; where winter No.4-Fruits adapted to Florida.

residents, ,may find health and enjoyment GWYNN, Free to all applicants-address as above. FOIIESTHILL NURSERY, .
amid their own groves and gardens and nov9-6mos
; Janl2-tf General Land Agent.W. 100,000 Orange Trees for Sale Cheap
.' where non-residents may have groves: made v ARIE rIEs O3PFRUITTREES -I trees
budded from
Twenty thousand bearing
(for them.by persons" who are directly interested of the best and choicest varieties on ''sour
in the success of the work. This idea is M.LEDWITH. F. C.SOLLEE. VINES, PLANTS, ETC stocks three and four years old. Our stock la

gradually getting luto shape and a large nUmber LEDWITH & SOLLEE ,cps_M Applet I'en.rreachCherry, grown on high, dry light soil Is hardy,
Quince, Strawberry, Raspberry, healthy and free from insects. we aspire to
t' of_young groves are being started. Oriole DEALERS IN Blackberry* Currants, <:rapes offer the best trees for the least money. 925
ands_ rece praise from nearly all who see pi 4 (:Jooseberries Send for Catalogue to$30 per hundred,according to quantity.J. .

4- them., Having been especially picked out for REAL ESTATE J. S. COUSINS, Moorestown, K.J. BROWN & SON.Fla.!
E novl6-6m Fruitland,
1 orange culture, their desirability Is at once ,

.'. seen. Office, No.7 Herkimer Block, -ORIE11J. : PEARS!

"V; MAPS FllEE.j JACKSONVILLE, FLA. Specialties. LeConte and Kleffer Royal Palm Nurseries
ontheirownroots; Bartlett another
t J',Colored: maps showing location of lots, ave- Headquarters for Haines City Property. pears on LeConte roots; Peen

nues, railroads, etc.' may be had on appllpat ,. s. To Apricots and Honey on plum Peaches; Peaches; Russian on MANATEE, FLA.

-tlon. Nearly two hundred persons own land B y plum and tested Russian Apples. ,
''' Catalogue,with facts.free. A large and -
1 around Oriole. Every
month new people HAINES CITY. general assortment of Fruit Trees. .
Lemon and
Budded and Orange
in Address W. F. HEIKE8 I ManagerHuntavilleAla,
I' come ,new houses are built,new groves Apples.
hiaticillelirrseries. Lime Trees; Mangoes, Sugar
are1 begun,'and a general improvement is ob- ...-- Sops, Jamaica Apples, Spanish .Xlmea,"
';. s'ervable On all''aides. Ten more ten.acre lota Mammee, Kapotas, etc.; Royal Polnclanas,
3JBCUHJb3 TOWN L O T S. Free Russian Mulberries. Hare Tropical ,Tree
are offered on the terms Indicated above and ,
: An--ualof;; l1li.1 dS and Plants a specialty.
of, they'are apt to go very soon. Only one con- .Contains Seeds,Bulb.,TooK&c.. Send for Catalogue. Address ',::: ,.
dltlbh Is imposed. If a settler, you must,setitlewlthln directions.illustrations.
three months If I -*.Jke. PRICES P.; 'V. REASONER ,
: a non-resident, Healthy High Rolling Land with LOW. SEEDS KELIABLE. ,
'you must begin improvements of a permanent t Lhtn ton'. Sons, Colnmbn. O. ocl2-3m Box .Manatee,Fla.
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Orifiuton of Aeme Pmmn.Pirltation.serve u j \Ir i ii t
.character within three months. There are '9" 1M andfiZAUTT; fur' 6JPTrt., D CIS.
Lake Fronts. .
Beautiful _
Mine openings for one or two resident carpenters FOR SALE CHEAP.

"' and for'quite a number of ablebodiedmen ') .' na1
RARE SEEDSPeterkin's I
who can clear land and cultivate It after ." ,

being cleared.. At this writing there are fat This is a Hare Opportunity to Purchase ... .. "\'
LeContePears,3 years, 45 cents.
least six" buildings to go up at once if on the. Lots on the Highest Tract Cotton Seed per bna. $1.50:3 Its by mail Le Conte Pears,2 years,30 cents. ,
spot a number of workmen could find em- $1.00.and Yields 40 per cent lint. Kafla Corn earliest Le'Conte Pears,l.). 'ear-15 cents.. ,.;
most productive forage and cereal, by mail $1.40vielderofotoia '
:'p101D1ent.... of Land in Tropical Florida.: 50c. Millo Maize the most wonderful Kelfer.Pears, tyfeaTf W cents. .
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f .. \ B c known by mail 40c. per B>. Select English Walnut and Pecans,2 years.4bc.English .
JUO.iV. ,TO REACH, ORIOLE. .Rattlesnake Kolb, Gem and Pride of Oa. Watermelons Walnuts and:Pecans,I year,25c.
hv mail *1.50Twrft>>>. Send for special Svcd Fifty"trees'aha over at lower rates ;i $
From Jacksonville leave by J.,T. & K. W. Circular. NARK W.JOHNSON&CO.Atlanta.Qa
Haines City Is situated halt way between Also one one Hearing Orange Grove
:/'jaR.y, changing at Fla.. Sou. Junction at Palatka.taFla. Sanford and Tampa,and right on the South ----- ------- --- splendid location! near: Waldo, S ,OOP..; Eas

Sou. R. R., and at Pemberton's Florida Railroad. It is situated on the high- terms. Address, f '

Ferry change to Sou. Fla. Buy your ticket to est land in South 'Iorida-rich,rolling and WAYCRbSS, STOCK & FRUIT,FARM,
This excellent country lies to the ORANGE TREES.
Oriole." .You- 'can also go, by F. R. &N. Co'sroa4'to healthy.southward of large lakes which protect the \a3:,9a. .
: Dragen Junction,where you take Fla. tropical fruit. There is no frost here. The
fact of the Indians having selected this section L.MORETON luRBAYl i UIIAKLEH MCNAB
R R. before. Call the
undersignfdfor'further '
on Varieties SweeSeville ; Public., Justice of
of country as a home demonstrates be- 10 000 to select from. : Notary, the'Peao
information as to' rates, business Nonpareil Navel, Indian River,Magnum
yond a doubt that It is absolutely the richest '
openings prices of lands, terms, etc. AlIl"ttera.prompt11' portion; since It Is their aim, on account of Bonum and Han's Late,budded In 181 MURRAY .&; : .,
'.t and Ghee;fully answered. aversion to labor to find the most fertile 1882 and 1833 on sour stocks four years old -" '

"v.9 tracts;.thus affording large returns from a Price, from 25c. to |1 each. FRIES EAST COAST, LAIi ... S
of labor.
moderate expenditure
,l t \V, ,B.! CLARKSON, Come and see this town before buying else- Novl6 St. Nicholas, Fla. Halifax River Volusta County;F1s::

where. All kinds of!'Grove Lands, splendid''liuil;
Office: 72} W. Bay'St., up (stairs, > F.J.HINSON, Chromo or 25 Hidden Name Cards, name ing Lots on'and near'' River. Address,wit

,in4ixt4", ', ackuonmlle, Fla. Haines City,Polk County, Fla.Bead 50 on, lOco Samples and terms,4C. Crown stamp, at Ormond. Volusia' County E1a.. .-
z.1 ,*' for descriptive circular,fre. Ptg. Co., Northford, Ct. novZJ-eowi3t deo lily i"

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-, entra.l Standard Time.} ON AND AFTER

1k :t r: StJNDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 1885, Trains will
leave and arrive as follows excepting Trains AND WEST'N
.'. LAND OF FLOWERS IS THAT I-X-l! I WIND MILL No. 11 and No. 12, Daily except Sunday. TraIn
', No 11 Sundays: only. Train No. 12 Saturdays
: : -12,000- ,
Has no equal for SOUTH BOUND. 1Cq..
F. t ", simplicity:, durability
I O. ,and power. : I 1M : of.j 1u5. : '

I ;: : ,. ,:, AVERY & BROWN, JtellabfeAgent. _;. '0 'oi cS; o =Z .a z RAIL'VA) .
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j wanted In all unassigned STATIONS. 0 0 0 -Z= en Act 0 WAY CROSS SHORT I 11 I N E.
f J' ....' ',A.t. lcu.noJy. Florida territory. 1 _- -f<'i u u U c.I ._ .. .
;:r 'x'ooy nave all kinds of property for sale, Pumps, Tanks, and Wind Mill A ti C < a Land unimproved tend those In the highest Supplies Farm and of every Suburban description.water -- ----- All Trains of this Road are Run by Central ((90th)
state of cultivation. Orange Groves, J.ake Works specialty. Illustrated LeaveAM PM AM AM Meridian Time,which Is 33 Minutes &.. *' r
j'$' Fronts Vegetable Lands,Truck Farms,Town Catalogue a and Price-Ust free. R. R. Wharf ..... ......N ......N ........ ........ ....._ ........ than Jacksonville Time.
t Lots,etA The borne of the Orange, and the The Phelps&Bigelow W.M.Co. Sanford........ 0 8 30....4 10 10 30 10 00 9 20 -
:!** ,place where the' Vegetables love to grow. KalA_a.w,III....,and 1815 West tBe1air......... 3 8 to .... 12210 401012 9 35 ON AND AFTEll SUNDA Y. NOVEMBER
t" .There Is no such country under the sun like: J eta Street.Kansas Clfcr,MOo Longwood... 1 8 55 .... 450105510301010Altamonte. 15,1885,Passenger Trains will leave and arrive
I that' surrounding MI nopy. Circulars and 1 903..... 500110510401025 daily, as follows:
Information furnished upon application.ft .w \'v\ ATRO U ROOFING MaItland..... 1 915 ........ 5 1511 2) 10 5510) 50 NEW ORLEANS KZPBES

AVERY & BROWNnnar86 t l doesnot WInter Park 9 .._ 5 25 11 30 11 05 11 10 Leave Jacksonville dally at............. 1:30 a m
: -ly Micanopy, Fla.ELLSWORTH WA ER PROF rust or rattlve. Is also Orlando....... 9 22........N 5 50 11 50 11 ZJ 12 10 Arrive at Jacksonville dally at.......... 7:15 p m
.. ING A SUBSTITUTE, For Ar Ar Ar Ar Leave Callahan dally at_....*.._...... 8:08 a m
j PLATE CAllPETS, at half AM P.M. PM PM PM Arrive Waycrpss daily at......?... .10:00 a In
Cost. KlsslmmeeN 4010 Z1 515 6 5012 4012 15 1451HainesCity
$ Arrive at Thomasville dally aU_...... 1:39: p m
and RUGS ot same.
.. ,,52 Catalogue and Sani 611115 6 18 ............. Arrive at Balnbridge daily at............ S:35 p m
ties f'ru.SMALL'S. W.H.FAY df CO.* Camden,N.J. I Bartow J'nc 681135 6 ... 4 20 Arrive at Chattahoochee daily at...... 4:04 p m
Auburndale 721150 7 45.... .....I..N q 4 40 Arrive at Pensacola via L. & N.R.R.iu:10 p m
\. J .. t : SUMTER COUNTY, PM 0 Arrive at Mobile via L.&N. R.R...... 2-J5a:: m
CALF Lakeland.... 8:3: 12 25 7 55........1_...... 5 45 Arrive at New Orleans via L.&N.R.R 7:20 a m
well located on the T. & O. R. R. and in the FEEDER Plan City... 9312 4a 8 30 ...._....... "0 6 4Seffner"'N' <> Pullman Buffet Sleeping Cars to and from
.103 110) 50'2 ........ ... ... 7 30
heart of the Lake Region.: This NEW article it appreciated and ap- ? c:; Jacksonville, Pensacola, Mobile and New
proved by all progrmiTe Farmers and Ar Tampa... 115 140 40 ................. cd 815 Orleans.
Stock Baiter The calf socks 1U food
aiowlr, III iperftctlg: nolurat oay,thriT- '. NORTH BOUND. FAST MAIL.

M / log Clreulanfree.u well U ten fed on lu own mother. Leave Jacksonville dally at.........._... 1:40 p In
: $100r II Bath Market SMALL;Street.BOSTON.MATTHEWS MASS.' I I I .a Arrive at Jacksonville dally at......_.12rfO m
r;: -- -- 0 SO 0 0 1z;; o Leave Callahan daily at.........M........... 225 p m
willbuy! .a warranted speculation or a Cheap 60 Fancy Pictures and 25 elegant STATION i ...Z oz cZZ tl1c... Leave Chattahoochee t.t....................11:10 a m
v'T Cards in Gilt Edge Bilk -a U U c.I c.I u.- Leave Thomasville at.............?........ 1:20 p m
: Home. Lots 170x210 feet. / GAR 0 S, Fringe, Hidden Name etc., 1 ti < < a < o E W Leave Gainesville at.......................... 6:20 a m
Songster,(50Prize Puzzle,and I -- --- Leave Live Oak at............................... 9:35 am
Send for Circulars.E. 8 parlor games, all for lOcts. Game of Authors, lOcts. LeaveAM PM a. A M Arrive at Waycross daily at.............. 4:20 p m

IVORY CO., Clintonville, Conn. Talr pa......... 010 80 ........ 5 00 ..._... p 10 50 Arrive at Jesup daily at.......... .._._.? 5:55 p m
II. BUCIOIAN, Prop., SetJer_...... 121100 ......N 5 40 ......_ 0 11 35PIa Arrive at Savannah daily at....._.._. 7:40 p m
Agents gPerfectFamily I Scales I t Ci ty... 221125 ........ 6 25 ....... m 12 45 Arrive at Charleston daily at............ 1:10 a m
Jan 4-Im Jacksonville, Fla Day selli Lakeland"'N 321150 ........ 7 15......... as 135 Arrive at Washington D.C.,dally at11:00 p m
Entirely new inprinclple. Weigh one ounce PM 'tj PM Arrive at New York dally at._...._. 6:50: a m
$4. to 25 pounds. What every family needs and Auburndale 4212 15 ........ 7 50 .._... 215 Pullman Buffet Sleeping Cars,Jacksonville
[ 40xIJfFJEET will buy. Rapid sales surprise old agents. Bartow J'nc 4712 35 '"N'? 815 _...... m 2 45 to New York without change.
Lake FORSHEE& McMAKiN, Cincinati, O. tHainesCity 53 AM 835 PM PM Pullman Buffet'Sleeping Cars, Washingtonto
-acre FLORIDA I KIssimmee.. 75 2 00 6 20 9 45 3 001015 4 40 Jacksonville.
Orlando..._... 9'2 2 50 7 25 Ar 3 551110 615 Pullman Palace Sleeping Cars,Jacksonville
GROVE. John McMurray & Co., Winter P'rk 97 3 02 7 40 PM 4 1011 25 6 35 to St. Louis, via Savannah, Atlanta, Nashville -

for Maps, etc., to Maitland. 99 310 7 50 .. 4 2011 35 650Altamonte. and Evansville.
Lon Manufacturers of .102 3 25 S 05 ........ 4 351150 715 EAST FLORIDA EXPRESS.
I LAND CO.. Longwood... 105 3 35 8 ........ 4 45 11 58 7 40
| Jacksonville, Fla. tBelalr......... 112 3 50 8 ......... 5 00 8 05 Leave Jacksonville daily at............... 5:00 p m
Ex-Gov. Geo. F. Drew, wagons Drays Carts BURID8S& Ar. Sanford 115 4 00 8 15........... 51012 30 8 20 Arrive at Jacksonville dally at........... 7:55 a m
Jacksonville Rev. C. R. 'Vhart.... Leave Callahan dally at...................?- &43 p m
St. Augustine. Arrive at Callahan...........?.......?...?... 7:11 a m
Bartov Bruncll.-Daily except Sunday Leave Waycross............?........?.......... 7:07 p m
nov9-ly Horseshoeing! and Repairing done promptly I I South Bound. Arrive at Waycross daily at............... 5:10 a m
Office and Warerooms No. 124 Forsyth st., Leave Gainesville dally at.........._.... 3:50 p m
J. E. M'GINNISS declaim Jacksonville., Fla. Sl'ATIONS. y Pas. Pas. Pas. Arrive at Gainesvilledaily at ............ 9:15: a m
---- ---- ------ --- =- No. No. &Ft Leave Live Oak daily at..................... 7:15 p m
THE ;A:;1 13. 15. 11. Arrive at Live at............... 5:50 a m
Room No. 10, Bostwick's Block, e Buy the Best. EUREKAAwardPd Leave Thomasville daily at_............11:25 p m
FIRST Pre. A.U P.M. P.X. Arrive at Albany daily at......_..... .. 1:40 a In
; o Jacksonville, Florida, mlum und Gold Med. Leave.Bartow Junction...... 0 7.1012.40 8.15 Arrive Montgomery via Central R.R. 7:40 a m
nl at World's Fair,New LeaveN.'Vlnter Haven......_... 5 7.25 12.. 8.40 Arrive Louisville via L. & K. R. R.... 2:20 a m
OrUans.orer villa. %1 leading I ArrlveN..Bartow.....................11 8.00 1 9.25 Pullman Palace Sleeping Cars between
Wind The EU.UEKA :: ville and Louisville via Thomasville
after a trial North Bound.
and Nashville and to
lasting mos.was pro. Albany, Montgomery ,
pounced the best overall Pas. Pas. Pas and from Montgomery and Gainesville. ,
and to-day standsat Pullman Palace sleeping Cars and Mann
DOUlrhr: and Sold. the head of all competitors. Sizes 10 =- No. &Ft No. Boudoir Sleeping ars via Waycross,Albanyand
to 18 ft. diameter of wheel either for 4 U. 16. 18. and
Pumping or Power Mills. Perfect in all Macon; and via Waycross, Jesup
parts ana warranted. Estimates on ap Macon ; between Jacksonville and Cincin-

Houses fpr Rent in desirable portions of the reet plication.! Draft Also Barn Mtn Floor.of the 11or.ePower.fdfIT Adams Dl.. Leave.Bartow......................_ 0 A.5.50)! A.M 10.15 P.M.6.40 nati. Also, Through Jacksonville Passenger Coaches and Chat via

city. City property handled and a Illeb.A. Leave....'Vlnter Haven.......... 11 6.25 11.00 i.15 both routes betwee -
ds WOODWA13DanKalamAaaoo, Arrlve.Bartow Junctlon.... 17 6.40 11.20 1.30 tanooga.
Palace Cars between
Pullman Sleeping
returns made promptly. Sanford and Indian River Ilailroad-. Jacksonville and Savannah,and Gainesville

.' . notice. .. N. OOBBIIVS&> BRO.Qun Pas. Pas.I Pas. Pas-l.( Pullmau Buffet Sleeping Cars from Jack-
.. N0. &(4't STATIONS. No. ,_ sonville to Washington D C.
OerrMpondtnM tollclUd. 02I-fim ;R:;1 25. 23. 24.26. Pullman Palace Sleeping Cars,Jacksonville
a to Louisville via Thomasville,Albany and
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ORANGEHIGHTS. ; P.M. A.M A.]! P.M. Montgomery.Pullman .
o 5.45 Iv..Bantord..ar 8.10 6.35 5 Buffet Sleeping Cars New York to

1 7.25 ..tS.&I.R.June....... 8.05 6.30 4 Jacksonville, and Cincinnati to Jacksonville.
Heathiest Place in Florida." 3 6.00 7.35. .jFort Reed. 7.55 6.20 2 Pullman Palace Sleeping Cars St. Louis to
Nashville .
i 5 6.05 7.40 Ar..3Rutledge..iv 7.fJ 6.15 0 Jacksonville via Evansville, ,Atlanta
and Savannah.
High, rolling,fertile lands, pure water,railroad Pemberton Ferry Branch.-Dally. Pullman Buffet Sleeping Cars between
facilities and Northern society. :Superior : aa Q F'st F'st F'st F'st Q rij Jacksonville and Washington,and Jacksonville -
location for fruit and vegetable culture.A M'1. Ft. I MTATIONS. M'l Ft. and Cincinnati.
few choice residence Iota given to parties 19. 21. 20. 22. =a Through Tickets sold to all points by Rail
who will. build houses. Send fo. full '
stamp --- --- and Steamship connections, baggage
Information.., P.M. A.M A.M P.M. checked through. Also, Sleeping Car berth
nov9-ly 0. B. PALMER. o 5.15 12.30 Lv Pembert'n Fery Ar 9.35 10.50 75 and sections secured at the Company's Office

11 5.-15 1.10 .........Owensboro......... 9.00 LO.t572 In Astor's Building 82 Bay Street,and at De-
Locksmiths, and Stencil Gutters, 16 5.55 1.3 .........NDade City..........1 8.50 9.5. 6.5n pot Ticket Omcetlnd on board People' Line
RICHMOND : 6.15 2.05 .........Rlchland..........' 8.31 9.2 6. Steamers H. B. Plant and Chattahoochee.
FENCE 24 LAURA STREET, 43 7.35 8.45 ........._Lakeland_......... 7.40 8.0032 JAS. L. TAYLOR,
53 8.00 4.25 _........Plant City.......... 6.5. 6.55 22'' General Pjuwensrer Agent.
63 8.25 5.05 .............8effner............. 6.25 6.05121
CHAMPIONMACHINE JACKSONVILLE, - FLORIDA 15 8.55 5.50 Arrive_Tampa..Leave 6.00 5.25 0 R. G. FLEMING, Superintendent.A. .!. .

t Flag Stations. No. 2 stops at Kissimmee
Gunsmlthlng done in all its branches. for dlnnt'r. Train No.3 stops for breakfast at J. BEACH & SON,
Lakelaud. Train No. 6 stops for supper at
Lakeland. NUItSEIt' MEN.
Patented IRON SAFE WORK Connects at Sanford with Sanford and In.
Our stock of Fruit Trees Is large and fine,
Kor.24,1885. dlanIUver Railroad with the People's Line
Special rates on Stencil Cutting, by mall and DeBary.Baya Merchants Line ot Steamers and in good order. New Fruits,among whichare
oct 8tfSOUTH forJacksonvllle and all intermediate the White Adriatic Fig, San Pedro and

points, and with Steamers for Indian RIver White Genoa.
FLORIDA RAILROAD CO. and Upper St.Johns. At Kissimmee with Catalogue free. AddressA.
Steamers for Fort Myers and Bassenger,and J. BEACH & SON,

SANFORD, FLA.,Sept. 11, 1885. points on Kissimmee rIver. At Tampa with sep28-l)) Palatka Fla.
steamer Margar et" for Palma SoIa; Brald-
Stand rhea a'for the head ol all wire and picket ma NOTICE. entown, Palmetto, Manatee and points on HOTEL, KEEPERSSend
comple H makinq fence & the geld !being From and after this date no Steamboats 1I1llsborough and Tampa Bays; also with
Stfffi Having the simple most,speedy perfect and tension asllV device.oper- Steam Barges, or vessels of any kind, will be steamers for with West Havana and New for Sample Copy of the
U will weave In kind of pickets from one to allowed to take on or put oft Freight or Pa Orleans,and steamers for Cedar Keys Illustrated Hotel News "
six Inches wide,::.It y twisting a No.8 wire and tengers,or land at the wharf of the South I and Punta Rassa,and Mall Steamers for Key ,
makiDa'a fence hat no stack will break down'at a Florida Railroad Company, at Sanford, Fla, West. Connects at Pemberton Ferry with
or cost down.r.Isty nm cents a. rod complete. Works up except such line or lines of steamers or other Florida Southern Railway for all points, I Office Park Opera House Block,
or on a level equally well keeping North East and 'Vest. ;
direct advertised
vessels as are the connections JACKSONVILLE
Aol Dojt& work It. "LIght} Carmer and easily handled.'lwa ; of the said company,and working under Through tickets sold at all regular stations !
one Write for circular' and nriA eaa.a1ford to I contract with them.', to points North, FAst and West.FREDERIC The only Illustrated Hotel Paper published.

I I SIgned) JAMES_ INGRAHAM, 11. RAN D, Subscription,82 per year. .
WAYNE AGNCULTUR'LCO RIchmoRO,InA sep21-tf President. may2S.85 Qen'l Ticket Aeent. oc2-tf > I

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Special pains taken to select and suit views of buyers,either for settlement or1lnvcstment.1( march 9-ly P. O. Address, JACKSONVILLE, FLA.
Town Lots,Orange and Fruit Lands,Cane and Rice Lands,Stock
These Lands Include all varieties of upland and lowland,and are adapted to Oranges, Lem-'
ons,Pineapples,Bananas, Sugar Cane,early vegetables,etc. and are chiefly In the Counties ACHES of LANDFOR
of St.Johns, Volusla, Brevard,Orange, Sumter, Levy, Hlllsborough\ Polk, Manatee and &,< OOOOO
Our lands are selling rapidly. Thousands settlers have located ou them during the past
Biz months. Do not delay If you want them at the present low prices. SALE BY
The lands of this Company are specially adapted to the culture of Tropical Fruit, Rice,
Sugar Cane,etc.,and are generally accessible by steam navigation.
Address all correspondence about the above lands to '
"VVl.11:1.a-rn: : Cazzazo: : : ,

decS-finoo KTRHTMMF.F PTTY. VIE)nInf \.


R. TRAFFORD, General 141anaer, Columbia, Bradford, Clay, Putnam, Alachua, Levy, Marion, Orange,

Hernando Hillsborough Brevard Baker, Polk & Manatee,

90,000 Acres of the Finest Lands in South Florida Consisting of the finest Orange,Farming and Grazing Lands in the State of Florida. Prices

fl.25 to$5 per acre, according to location.
For further information,apply to Office Florida Southern Railway Co.,PalatkaFla.
hundred deep,clear spring lakes,within a radius of ten miles. Their high banks
timbered with a luxurious growth of pine and oak, and being on the very summit of the
dividing ridge of the peninsula of Florida. Its dry air offers an inducement to the Invalid.Its L. N. WmKIE: S. CONA1VT,
beautiful and diversified scenery,boating,fishing, etc., offers the finest opportunity for
people of taste to acquire a lovely w nter home,where all the pleasures and comforts of our Chief Clerk,Land Department. (sep29yl) General Manager.TO .
balmy climate can be enjoyed. Add to these the eminent suitability of the soil for the culture -
of the orange and other semi-tropical fruits, and the fact that both the South Florida
and the Bartow Branch Railroads run several miles through this tract, make this the most
desirable locality in South Florida. These lands are divided into lots of five acres and upwards
,and will be sold on most favorable terms to improvers or settlers.ANCLOTEHERNANDOCOUNT .

At the mouth of the Anclote river, on the Gulf coast high land in full view of the THE PUBLIC.
ocean; salt air. salt water fish,miles of oyster beds. High ,land for residences and orange
groves,rich bottom land,perfectly drained for vegetable gardens. A sugar plantation of 200 Having retired from the firm of Barrs,Hun-
acres now being established by a sugar planter from Cuba, who selected this point after ter&Stockton, and associated ourselves un-
looking over the whole State. Post-office,store, church, school saw-mill and all requisitesfor der the name of Barrs& Hunter,we are now
settler. Protected from frost by the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico on the North- prepared to buy and sell city and country
Real Estateas can only those who have great
west.This Company have also rich and alluvial lands In Sumter,Alachua and Orange Coun- experience and the full confidence of the
ties,and first-class sites for building purposes all along the South Florida Railroad. It woulddo public. Thanking you for past favors, we
well for prospective purchasers to look at the lands offered by this Company before purchasing solicit your business In the future.
elsewhere. BARRS & HUNTER,
Jan 4tf 31 West Bay St.,Jacksonville,Fla.

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BLUNT & WHITLEDGE, Bartow.Polk County,Florida.G. .
M. MORRISH, Anclote Hernando County,Florida.
J. E. LAMBETH. Gainesville,Alachua County, Florida.nov24lyr .
A. C. MARTIN Mackinnon Orange County, Florida,or to
E. R. TRAFFORD, General Manager,Sanford,Orange County, Florida.

British Colony of Roxburgh ,

Disston Land Companies.Florida NOW FORMING.

Special inducements offered to genuine settlers, not land speculators. The

town is only 5 miles from the metropolis of the State, situated on one of the

Land and Improvement Co.
leading railroads, affording immediate transportation to Jacksonville.

A. & G. C. C. and Okeechobee Land Co. Address


Kissimmee Land Company. nov2tf 39 West Bay St., Jacksonville, Fla.



2,500,000 Acres of Choice Landsfor

sale in'Kast and South Florida, adapted to the cultivation of Tropical 1 l

Fruits, Sugar Cane, Rice, etc. The Finest Town between Palatka and Sanford.

Good Business Point. .'

( Finest Lands. Best Paying Groves. .

Full information and circulars forwarded on application. AddressNo.
Least Frost North of Indian River.

305 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pa. Write for Information to

Pine niul Forsyth Streets, Jacksonville, Fla. oc5-tf dec4-ly BURTON K. BARRS, Seville, Fla. ,


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Augneta, Ga............_... 40 17000 Cedar Rapids, Ia.......... 133 199 50 (Fort Scott, Kan.......:... 1 ':; 00 Logansport, Ind............ 85 14000 Portsmouth, Ohio. ....... go 130 '00.-
Atlanta, Ga.....,............. 40 7000 Champaign, Ill...........? 90 150 00 Gallion, Ohio......_......_. 8.5 ,.14000,, Lincoln, Neb. ..._.........i! 1 15 moo Peoria, Ill_.................. 8,5 140 00Atchison
Kan.............. 1 16 175 00 Dalton Oa.............. ...... 50 87 50 Galllpolis, Ohio............ 90 ''150' 001 Macon, Ga............. ..... 35 6125 Plttsbur. Pa................ 1 12. 167 00Adraln
",Mlcb.:.._.:...:.... 91' 1M 00 Dayton, O. .. ............... 80 130 00 Grand Rapids, 90 1150 001 Mobile, Ala...................1 50 ,I 87 50 Quincy..................... 1 18 18100
Ann Harbor) bUch. ,""" 90 150 00 Delaware, Ohio............ 80 130.00 Henderson, Ky............. 70 1115 00 5lonigomeryAla........ 40 7000 Romeiua......_............._ 50 81 50
Alton, .nI..l..a..: .:........... 85 140 00 Defiance. Ohio.............. 85 14000 Hickman, Ky.............. 70 !iU5 00 Mansfield, Ohio............ 00 150 00 IJI........._ 115 17500
Anniston, Ala............... 40 7000 Detroit Mlch._......_...... 00 150 001, Indianapolis........ SO 1130 00 Masslllon, Ohio............ 00 150 00 Rochester, N. Y._...?... 124 177 00
Blrmlng amAla....N... ,40, 7000 !Danvillf, Ill......_........N 85 140001 Jetrersonville, Ind 75 123 00 Mt Vernon, Ohio......... 80.130, 00 andusky, Ohio..........., 00 ISO 00
Bloomington, Ill .:....... 90 150 00 Davenport Ia ............ 1 10 Jacksonville 111..1 85 14000 Memphis, 'l'enD........... 60 ,,100 00 Sioux City, Iowa.....-...' 132 190 00
Burlington Ia.,..,......... 107 176 00. (Dubuque, Iowa............ 00 150 00 Joliet, IlL............_.........,' 8-5 14000 i Milwaukee,Wls......._. 90 1150 00 Springfield, 111......_..... ', 122 195 00
Bellevi I i11.,...........r..: AS 140 00Des Moines, Iowa......... 1 45, 216 00 Jefferson City, 25 ISO 00 i Madison, Ind................ 80 ::130 00 St. Joseph, Mo...............I 1 16 171),00Buffalo.
N'Y........_;..... 1 12 167 00 Denver, Col................., 284 360 00 Knoxville MO.\l i 60.105 00 Minneapolis, Mlnn._... 128 ',,192 50 St. Louts, Mo. ... .. ..... 85 14000
Bay City Mlch........... 100 170 00\ Dixon, IlL......._............ 90 150 00 Kenton, Ohio............... 99 142! 00 (Madison, Wis................ 128 :173 50 Saginaw. l\l1ch........... .. ; 95 160 00 '
Bristol, Ten _....._ .7150'' :; 00 Elyria Ohio................. 106 14900 ''Kalamazoo, l\flcb...... 90 1150 00 Montrea Canada._......I I 1 .n {'202 OOj 8pringfieldOhio_.........' 00 137,00''
Cleveland\ O..._.. :.. .... 90 150 00 Evansville Ind............ 75 125 00 Kansas City, 1\10........... 1 16 175 00 (NashvUle,Tenn....._.... 60 105 001 St. Paul, Minn.............. I1: 25 19'1 50
CincinnatI, Ohio.......... 70 1L500 East Saginaw Mich 95 160 00 LansingMich: .............. 100 17000 [New Orleans_............ 60 105 Toledo 0. ...,..............I, 90 150,00.
Calm, .IU.: ......!........; 75 125 ro East St. Louis, Ill........ 85 140 00 LaCrosse, WIs............... 1 41 208 00 Newark, Ohio.............. 90 150 001 Terre I'iaute' Ind ......_ I I 80 130 00.
COlumbus.Ky....._.._. 70 Iii 00 Em pori a, Kan.? ........... 1 512 2.12 50 Lima, Ohio....._... SO 100 00 'Omaha Neb................. 116 17500, Toronto, Can..?............. 113 17800 .
Columbus' Ohio............ SO 10 00 Erie, 1>a. .......... ....... 1 167 00 Lafayette, md............ 85 140 00 :Ottawa, Can.................. 12 00, Topeka, Kan...............N 1840 130 50 ,
Columbus Ga.............N 40 00 Fort Wayne, &') 14000 Lancaster, Ohio........... 85 14000 1011 City, Pa ......?........ 16200 100 Urbana, Ohio............... 00
Council Bluffs, 1 41 208 00 Findlay 102 14100 Leavenwortn, Kan ...... 1 16 175 00 ;iPekin, Ill. ..................... 90 150 00 Wheeling, W.Va.......... 1 12 ()1 00
Chicago, 111._.............. 85 14000 Ind..1 101 143 00 [Louisville Ky..........._ 70 11500 !iPana Ill......................? 85 14000 Winnipeg, Man............ 240 37950
Chattanooga, Tenn_.... 50 87 50 Fort DOdge, 1 49 24150 Little Rock, Ark..==.., 100 165 00 -'(Piqua_ Ohio.................. SO 130 00 It,

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stations of Savannah, Florida & Western D-II way..........................................._ 25 50 a 60: I 45 00 4,51 90 45 90 45 901 45 90 40 00 45 90 00 1 10
Jacksonville Callahan. and Live OaL...................................................._......._ 20 to ,,5 50,' 1Q 80 40+ 80 40 80 40 SO' 40 SO 40 80 40 80 l.t) 00
GaInesville, .New Branford....._...............................................___......_................. 30 60 :!, : 90 45 90 45 901' 45 90' I 45 90 45 90 45 90 00 1 10
Landings on St. Johns river....................................................-................?..........,. 30 6' 35 70. 50 100 50 1001 I 50 1001 50 100,' 50 100 50 1 IX) 50 100 63 116
Stations.on Fla So. ny north Cf and including Ocala ............NNN.N...;......._. 45 t. 50 1 og &J 130 70 130 70" 1301! 6.5 130,' I I I 65 130 65 130 65 lOOn 1.f6
Station,. p n. Fla.So.'Ryr'sonth'oe; Ocala.N.N..........._............:.....:.:: -N... ......... 50 1 8 55 llo'' I 140 140 140'' 70 140 70 140 70 140 70 1 40 Sj 156Htatiop
on..FI8J.So.,.Ry., at. J. & L. E. Division.......,;,........._...........;......N:........... 5Q 1 55 !I 70 140 70 140 I 701( 1 70 140 70 140 70 140 70 140 St 1
Landings on Lake Santa Fe......._...............?..............:................,...,N.........?.....N? 4.5 90 50 100,: I 65 130 65 1301 I 65 1 401 65 13U 6.5 130 6r 130 fly 130 .- 80 :j &ifl
'Tamp..__................................................................................................................ u5 1 19 60 120 7g 150 75 1 50I I 75 15U 75 150 75 151 75 150 75 160 -' 88 t
IALndings on Manatee Rlver.................._................................................ .............. 5:5: 1 60 120 ', 160 75 150 75 1 50 75 150' 75 150 75 150 75 150 ,90 1 .;
Stations on .1., St A. A H. R. Ry.......................................-.................................... 3i: I 60 38 70 ,' 53 100 53 100 I c3 100 5.1 100 5.1 100 53 100 53 100 61'1 16
Palatka, .. ......... -.. .................... ............................... ....................,.._. .............-. 2i 51 31 61 45 00 5 90 45 90 45 I 90 I;: 4.5 90 4.5 90 4.5 90 58 106St.
Angl tine.N: _::.?:............_.._..................w..NN..N.N: ..................?.......... 33 60 38 70: 53 100 53\ 100 I 5.111 00 53 1100, I 53 100 53 100 5.1 100 ()1 1 16
Stationson.1 T.d6K.WRyN.... ...............................................-...............N-....... 30 60 3S 70' 50 i00 50 I' 50 100 I 501 I 100 I 50 100 50 100 50 100 67 116
Landings on LakesEustIs and Harris ...............,.................................................... 55 1 10 60 1201 1' 75 150 1501 II IIBtatloD.l 005150 75' 150 75 150 75 150 75 150 00 166
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From Longwood to Orlando. inclusiveN...... .... ........... .. ....-.,.,........ N.?.... 40 80 I 4,5 00"" 60' 120 60 120 60 120 60 1201' : 60 1 101 60 12U 60 121 73 136
From Gatlin to Lake Parker. inelasive....:..;.?.::;..=:..:.........:.:..........: ...... 45' 90 50 1001 1; 65 130 65 130 &5 130 6.5 130 f Bi 1 6.5 130 65 130 78 146
From Acton to Inclusive..............._................................................Bartow ... 50 100 55: 1 10!;' I i 70 1 40 70 140 70\ 140 70 ', 140 70 14 70 1.(0 70 140 83; 1 56
Stations on F. R. & N. ?o. north of and including Ocala............................,.. 45 90 50 100' I 65 140 65 130 65 130 000' 130. &0 1'30 "65 l' 30 "65 1 30 79 1441
StatIons on F. R. & N. Co. south of Ocala.-...................................................., 5Q 100 55 I 1 10'" 70 "5.5 1 401 70 1 10'' 55 1 40"; "5.5 1 10 5.5 1401 101 MilO St 156
Stations on Sanford &: IndIan River R. R.........?.................. ....-...................... 35 l'bo 40 I 80" 55 110 1 10, 55 1 1 101' 1 110 1 68 126
stations on Tavarefll:, Orlando & AtlantIc R. R................................................... 110 : 1 5.5 110' 70 140 70 140 70 140 70 140'' 70 140 70 ) 401 70 140 88 165
Gulf points north Tampa. ; .,...........N.............._.....-....................................... 55 11050 ro 120 1 75 1 50 75 1 901 1; 75 150 75 150' 75; 150 75 ; ( 75 150 00 166
GuIt points south TampaN..t...._...........:..._.........?...........?..........,N...................... 7a I go 160, 95 1 90 I 95 1 I';I,' 95 190 95 1 901 i I. 95 190 95 19011 I I'J \ 95 1 00\1\III 10 206III

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CONNECTIONS. The capacity of the Standard barrel must not exceed that of an ordinary flour barrel.
I Excess of capacity over the above will be liable to pro rata execs. 01 c&argeti.
Double daily fast freight service for all points West via Albany, Jesup and Savannah. The Car-load is estimated at 20,000<< pounds, or 250 Standard Boxes. Excess this
1 Daily fast freight all rail connection via the Atlantic Coast Line to all Eastern Interior I aniovlli tf't'hAl"'l'lIWt f"v n*o T ta. r'Q.10p..i hlmnonta mijalhe in destination_ ,*',!.a f ito ...>t.f

and Coast points, including New York, Boston, Philadelphia, Baltimore, Washington and I one consignee.
Providence. Prepayment freight will not required, but good order and condition of shipment
Tri-weekly connection for New York.via the Ocean Steamship Company, leaving Savan- will be an absolute requirement. It is clearly understood between the shippers and the I
nah Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays transportation companies that no responsibility shall attach for loss or damagel however I
Twice a week for Baltimore via the Merchants: and Miners Transportation Co.t leaving occasioned unless it be from negligence, and that such loss must,, \ Y' totth.* j
Savannah Tuesdays and Fridays. company upon whose line such negligence may be located.
Weekly connection for Boston via the Boston and Savannah Steampship Co.t leaving The charges advanced by this Line In good faith to connections at those points will not
Savannah every Thursday. I be subject to correction by this Line.
Weekly connection for Philadelphia,via Ocean Steamship Co., leaving Savannah every I In every case the full name and address of the consignee' must be given for insertion in

Saturday. .. I Bill Lading and on the Way-bill.
Sailing days of Steamships are subject to change without notice.INFORMATION I Single shipments to Western points will be charged at double rates. + ,%;.
j No single shipment taken for less than SI to Boston, New York, Philadelphia and Balti .
SHIvPIPIERS. ; more. I f shipped beYOndtthey will be charged in addition the single package rates of connecting .
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To make through rates from points tributary to the above, add the rates connecting Stencils, shipping receipts and Informatlon'lurnlshed application to any oi the agents
lines above rates. For further information if needed, apply to Agents of the lines or to ". 1
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The dimensions f,.the Standard Box for Oranges are 12x12x27 inches, and the weight is,0''I f.4: C.\D. OWENS -. JAMES L..TAYLORnfl: < --. J i
4sttmate4'at. 80 pbunds : .. r. f. w _TrafflCiManager.. Savannah O*. Gen'l Frtlght.Agent, Savannah Gft i i

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' J. A. BARNES & CO., .

With descriptions of FRUIT AND PRODUCE
Fruit Trees, Plants, Vines;, Berries, Ornamental,Trees Grasses, etc., etc. "
Together: with full descriptions of all: *the SOUTHERN FRUIT AND VEGETABLES A SPECIALTY.

CHOICEST VARIETIES( OF ORANGE,'& LEMON_ TREESAlso 326 and 328 North Delaware Ave., Philadelphia
Ian 22.tf.
Price List. Send for Catalogue to
Estubltshed 1871.
W. W. 23A'W' E2ZIiTS''

GEORGETOWN :Pl.1Tr-r:: .A.. ::J:) :JE: = >:JrJC='EJ,

,_.... Consignments of oranges solicited. We have a trade that consumes all our oranges with
Budded from tried and approved:varieties, and on good healthy stocks. out having to send to auction. Remittances sent on day of sale. JnneSlyForwarding
Fruit Trees suitable to Florida. Address; -vv. ::8:. :J? :IL.L.CVV':: : ,
AARON ., Georgetowr., FlaMav

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:L..A.-VrSr.crFlSEFI.:: : W3flippgAgolit[ Fruit and V o[otablo Packina.

McBRIDE & KINGSBURY, Proprietors,


Nursery at Point LaVlsta,four miles up the St.Johns River. Boats land at wharf at and Commission House S., F. & W. R.R. Wharf,
the Nursery. A full supply of Fruit and Ornamental Trees, suitable for the climate ol
Florida. Orange Trees Budded from Bearing Trees. Only the Largest or King Seedlings selected -
for Stock. A large supply of Two-Year-Old Buds on hand this season. Budded Trees Where growers' supplies are on hand and for sale at lowest possible prices for
from 10 cents up. Groves Set Out and Warranted.
RZJ'EBElfCES-Bank of Jacksonville; Prof.Hallldayof State Agricultural College. Catalogue cash or to our patrons. Every necessary convenience for packing Oranges
I sent on application sep4-6m
expeditiously, and in the best manner, by skilled workmen, at reasonable

< SAN MATEO NURSERIES. prices.nov -tt Oranges direct from. the groves for sale by the single box or car-load.

A full stock of approved sorts of ORANGE and LEMON Trees-One, ESTABLISH ED 18715.BEAN .
f Two and Three-year buds. Trees fine and thrifty. Ornamental Evergreens ..

r .a specialty. Send for catalogue. E.

I sep -6m MAXWELL, ANDERSON & CO., San Mateo, Fla. .
Commission Merchant and Forwarder

Waycross Railroad Wharf, Jacksonville, Fla.

Branch Packing-Ilouse, \Vaycross Railroad Depot, Gainesville, Fla.Oran .
g ems, :r:.. e :D:1.: 0 :n.. s,
. TJ:1.e Orange Ana :XjOXXDLOXX: And other Fruits and Vegetables,

j, in variety, other Citrus Fruits, Peen-To and Honey Peaches, LeConte and PACKED, SHIPPED AND SOLD. .

Keiffer Pears, Japan Plums, Japan Persimmons Figs, Guavas, Grapes, etc. Reliable Correspondents in all the principal cities of the United States.

CATALOGUE FREE. c-reen.: : :l.aeJn: : : is: "

; Orders from East, Florida shipped from our Nurseries on Drayton RIPENED AND PUT IN GOOD MERCHANTABLE SHAPE.

' Island, St. Johns River. Growers': S1.1pp1:1.es.Have : : : .
a full stock Growers'Supplies-consisting of Cottonwood Thin Wood for Orange
, A. H. MANVILLE &, CO. Boxes,which makes the Whitest, Lightest, Strongest and Cheapest Box In use. Beach
(Bangor)Thin Wood,Dressed Pine Heading,Hoops,:Manilla Orange Wraps,etc.,etc.,all of
the best quality,and cheaper than the cheapest.
Lakeland Polk Flo.
. aug24-ly County,
--- -- -------- Agent for the Sale of the Stevens Sizer and the Dayton Tramway Fruit Car.
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MATEO_ PUTNAM COUNTY, FLA., Refrigerator Transportation for Strawberries and other Fruits to

Offer for the season of 1885-6 a choice stock of Northern Markets.


Consisting of the well-tested, named varieties, Homosassa, Magnum Bonum, Mandarin, SOUTHERN REFRIGERATOR Co.
Tanglerine, "Mediterranean Sweet," etc. Also,

Sicily Lemon, Grape Fruit, Shaddock, Lime, BOWEN'S PATENT REFRIGERATORS)

FIGS In variety Including the White Adriatic; CATLEY QUA VA,both red and yellow Will be prepared to carry Strawberries for growers In Georgia and Florida to Northern
, L Y ULBkRRY: JAPAN PLUM, and other Fruit and Nut-bearing Trees Plants markets anrlng the coming season.
f a n Shrubs suited to the climate of Florida.alo For rates and Information apply to
with prices sent on application. Address
W. H. PILLOW, Jacksonville, Fla. -,
O. It. TI1ACIIER, manager,
oc -6m San Mateo':Putnaui County Fla.
'. .- dec7.3mos GEO. B. EDWARDS, Charleston, S. C.WILL .
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I Warranted 5 years,satisfaction guaranteed or money refunded. The
Our Seed W&reh9uses.tae largest iu Our Green-house Establishment at Best, most Efficient, and Durable Washer In the vrorldV
:Kew York,are fitted tip with every appliance I Jersey City is the most extensive In Has no rival,the only machine that will teaM perf telly el for the 'prompt and carefulfilling "wU.lica. Annual Sales 2% Million 6ing. Can be used In any sized tub,or shifted from one tub to another
of orders. Ptaut8.r r.' I in a moment. So eimple and easy to operate the most: delicate
. .. Our Catalogue for 1886, of 140 pages, containing colored plates descriptions and Illustrations d \ !:d, >>:b: lady or child can do the work. Made of Galvanized Iron and
. and PLANTS J\\l\,1 t f : \i .. the only Washer In the world that baa the Rubber
- cf the NEWEST. BEST and RAREST SEEDS Mill be mailed on receipt of \ \ 's Bands on the
O clt.(In stamps) to cover !'''I i l. ;! N I :# Hollers,which prevent the breaking of buttons and injury to clothe
PETER: ERSON. & 00.:35 I1tJlw Corilandt St..,. \J\Il.\ i'\," 'Z, ,.' .fi( FNTQ! WANTED I Agent.1ve' s3.Eetall.('" price Also.,the 88.OO.ccfel
t YORK. brated KEYSTONE WRINGERS at ilannfacturers lowert' price
Brculan free. We refer to editor of this paper. Address ERIE WASHER CO.' ,< Erie.-.... Pa.,

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: Boston and Savannah Steamship Co. THE CLARK'S COVE GUANO Co.

t. Great Southern Freight and Passenger Route between New England and HIGH GRADE CONCENTRATED MANURESQ

: Georgia, Florida, Alabama, the South and Southwest.

First-Class Passenger Accommodations.No Q "C c -I

Transhipment. *e. 3- No Extra Tlnnclllnu.;

Cabin Passage, 820; Excursion 835.00; Steerage( 81'2, C5S 4 o :r:

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GATE CITY Capt. Hedge.....................................................Thursday, January 28, at 12:30:( p, m Q P
CITY OF M AGON, Capt. Kelley ................_.....................Thurni ay, February 4,at 1 irfVp.I m .a 13a> rg'O
GATE CITY, Capt. Hedge...........??................?.._..............Thun;diy, February 'I, at I In SW: 8. in DC o o /
CITY OK MACOT Capt. Kelley...................................._Thursday, February 18, at Gab p. m A ; m
GATE CITY;Capt. Hedge.... _.................?........................Tbnrsd 'y, February 25,at 11.00 a. m w .
CITY OF MACON, Capt. Kelley...........?......._......_............?.Thursday, ,March 4, at 5:00 p.m
GATE CITY Capt. Hedge........ .....................?.................?....Thursday, March 11, at 9:30: R. m A1't1!; THE BEST IN USE.
CITY OF MACON, Capt. Kelley....?.......................?............Thursday, March 18, at 4:30 p. m
GATE CITY, Capt. Hedge.............. .....................................Thursday, March 25,at 10:00 a.m Prof. Isaac Stone In his article on Orange culture In the trade edition of the Times-Union.
CITY OF MACON, Capt. Kelley............................................... Thursday, April 1, at 4.OU P. m Oetober,1885, says: "Of all the fertilizers used on some" 15,000 trees,the Clark's Cove Orange-
GATE CITY, Capt. Hedge.?...-......................_....?....................Thursday, April 8,at 8:30 p. m Tree Food gave better results than any other used. Send for Pamphlet and full particulars .-.
Through Bills of Lading and Tickets over Central Railroad of Georgia, Savannah, Florida dec7-t t WIGHTMA &; CHRISTOPHER, State Agents. !..
and Western Railway, and connecting with East Florida by the Waycross Short Line. j
(Florida Dispatch) and the Steamers of the b Island Route. .,
W. H. RIN. Nlckerson's Wharf, Boston. '.'"f
F. W. NICKERSON &CO., General Agents Bosto .
For Freight, Passage, and Rooms apply to RIl ARDSON & BARNARD, Agents, Savannah ..

For TIckets Ga. apply to Waycross Railroad Offices. 7HE s lU CRASS SULK V PLOW r .
epl-85 HENRY R. CHRISTIAN. G. S. Agent,24 Bay Street.
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NEW YORK Q -. sight, and requires no labo- rnI
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To or from New York, Cabin, $25; Steerage, $13; Excursion (return trip),143.50. g.o a lit:
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CHATTAHOOCHEE, Capt. Catharine.-.....................................Friday.January 292:30 p. m .s WITHOUT INSTRUCTIONS.A .
NACOOCHEE, Capt Kempton.....?......?................................Monday, February l 1- 4:30 p. m CAN BE HANDLED BY ANY ONE
TALLAHASSEE, Capt. Fisher.................... .... .?......?..Wednesday; February 35:30 p. m convincing proof of the superiority of the BLUEGRASS over any other Sulky Plow Is ;the<<
CITY OF AUGUSTA, Capt.,Nlckerson-._............_.................. Friday, Fe ruary 57:00: a. m fact that we place it with farmers: everywhere ,t'1tTOJST
CITY OF SAVANNAH, Capt. H. C. Daggett..Monday, February 88:30 a. m TB.J.A.L.: : 1 ., :
CHATTAHOOCHEE, Capt. Catharine......_....................?Wednesday, February 10-10:30 a. mNACOOCEE ,'v'ec'a.rY'..
Capt. Kempton.....?................?.........................Friday, February 12-12.-00 n'n Not a solitary one has yet been returned. This Is unprecedented In the history of hnpr ; l
TALLAHASSEE, Capt. Fisher......w..........................._.............Monday, February 15- 3:00 p. m implements. -
CITY OF AUGUSTA,.Capt. Nickerson ...._.....................Wednesday, February 175:00 p. m MEBKLE $ CO. .
CITY OF SAVANNAH,Capt. H. C. Daggett............................Friday, February 19- 7.a.) m THOS. c ,4
CHATTAHOOCHEE, Capt. Catharine....................................Monday, February 22- 9:00a. m '
NACOOCHEE, Capt. Kempton...........?............................Wednesday, February 24-10:30 a. m Manufacturers of !!
TALLAHASSEE, Capt. Fisher......?......._.................................Friday, February 26-12:00 n'n STEEL AND CAST PLOWS, : .: n

These Steamers do not carry Passengers.] WALKING AND RID3NC CULTIVATORS ;
JUNIATA Capt. DaggetL.......?.. ........?........_..................... Saturday, December 54:30 p.m ,
DESSOUG: ;Capt.-.....?........_...............?........_.....?........_Saturday, December 12- 9.:00 a. m AND '"') PLANTERS. &c. &c ,..
JUNIATA, Capt. Daggett....?...........................................?._.Saturday, December 19- 3:00 p. m (OTTON ,
DESSOUG: Capt.- _?._................?..?....._..._............_Saturday, December 269:00: a. m Lou) V.LE: KY. )

Connecting with the Savannah, Florida and Western Railway (Waycross Short Line) and 1 1ATKINS'
the Sea Island Route. 1i
Offer to the Traveling Public and Shippers advantages equalled by no other line.
Through Tickets and Bills of Lading Issued to principal points North, East and Northwestvia !
Savannah. For further particulars apply to .
Pier No.35, North River, New York. City Exchange Building,Savannah, Ga. .,"". l
W. L. JAMES Agent, 13 S.Third Street,Philadelphia.J. ' .D. HASHAGENf Eastern Agent 8av., Florida & Western Ry. Co.,261 Broadway.N.Y.
For Tickets apply to Waycross Railroad Offices. For Rooms apply to G. M. SORREL, SUPERIOR P- .
Agent Savannah.aug :p w FIRST ,
I,'83-ly: H. R. CHRISTIAN, Gen'l Soliciting Agent,62 Bay street.



Per ton ANALYSIS: AT r 9
I quote at Jacksonville 10 to 20 tons glB.$18.50 I Percent '
M *' 5 to 10 tons .'. 19.50 Moisture . . .. .. . 8.00 1
under 5 tons 20.50 Nitrogen, equal Ammonia .. .. 7.00 Y New Orleans. ; :
Price at Mills,at Madlson'/FlaT,11.50 per ton I Phosphoric Acid,equal Bone Phosphates 5.11] ;
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