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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: May 10, 1886
Publication Date: -1889
Frequency: weekly
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Subjects / Keywords: Agriculture -- Florida   ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Live Oak (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
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Newspapers -- Jacksonville (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
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Spatial Coverage: United States -- Florida -- Suwannee -- Live Oak
Coordinates: 30.294444 x -82.985833 ( Place of Publication )
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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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Succeeded by: Florida farmer & fruit grower (Jacksonville, Fla. : 1887)
Succeeded by: Florida dispatch and farmer and fruit grower

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Series; Vol. 5,--No, 19. Published by CHAS. W DACOSTA, Jacksonville, Fla. Price 5 cents.

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Established 1869. Monday, May 10, 188' 6. $2.00 per Year in advance.


, among the best : Gopal Bhog, in high the largest and'oldest} of the kind on 1 demonstrate whether or not they will
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C roc and Orchard estimation, of moderate size, of a deep the lake, having been planted, as produce crops profitable enough to I

l- amber and orange color when ripe; nearly as can be ascertained, twenty- make it an object to enter: extensivelyupon :

f TREES AT LAKE WORTH. large Malda, a middling-sized fruit, of seven years ago. They rise about their cultivation ; though it is

"RAMBLER," in the Palatka Southern an olive-green color when ripe, the interior forty feet to the first branches, with a suspected that in the latitude of Lake

Sun devotes a page or more to a deep orange color, about total height of fully seventy feet; and Worth they will serve the purpose. of

observations ,in the vicinity of Lake : the finest of all. Referring to this just as full of nuts as they can be. One ornament, more than that of utility.

\ "To cocoanut tree, seven feet three inches And they are very ornamental. In
Worth, from which we extract the following variety, Firminger says : those I
i : who have never partaken of it, no around the body of the tree, is sixty- nearly, the same latitude, on the Gulf

... words can convey an idea of the meritof feet high, and contains at least 150 coast, on the Manatee river, coffee has
THE MANGO,
this exquisitely luscious fruit." nuts. These trees are a wonderous been raised with rather more. than medium '
Mr. Whitner'says, "is a native of the
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.1 East Indies, but is also cultivated in Then there are 'the Peter, Singaporeand sight to see, and never fail to excite success, although the writer be-- "

I Soondershaw species. the admiration and awake the enthu- lieves that it will hardly find a conge
the Western tropics, including our
Canova, in "Life and Adventures in siasm of all who behold them. No nial home in Florida.THE .
'Land Flowers
own favored of although
other trees'at Lake Worthare TAMARIND TREE
cocoanut
Florida. is
South : "The
says mango I
be
it may in its less attractive
a fruit that has many friends, on account more than one-fourth as old. In grows in its native haunts, says J. N.
form of inferior variety. The tree .in
of its handsome appearance and addition to these, Mr.\ M. bas a young Whitner, "from sixty to seventy feet,
its uncultivated: state is large and tall,
its novel flavor. It is pear-shaped, grove of 500 cocoanut trees set out. and is indigenous to many parts of Africa -
and when it has room for expansion,
flattened, and covered with russet- One who sees, as he sails along the and India. It has long been nat-
wide-
the outskirts of villages is
as on ,
Jd brown and greenish-red splotches. The lake, massive ones just described, tow- uralized in tropical America, and is
j) spreading, like our hickory, walnut or
I above those of other common at Key West, growingin
persimmon, under similar circumstances. seed is very large and flat, the flesh ering every speci- very
,' adhering to it firmly. Just the, least mens, feels the irresistible truth that the streets as a shade tree. In this
The mango has been so changed,
odor of turpentine, in some of the he is truly in a tropical land, and that country there is but one variety, although -
I I however, as to its habits of growth, by
cultivation and accompanying methods specimens, detracts a little from the he is fast nearing the fiery equator. three are named as belongingto
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popularity of the fruit. The tree is CORAL TREE AND WILD ALMOND. India. The use
I of propagation, as to dwarf it to a
the and flowersare of all the different kinds is confined to
excedingly prolific, and the fruit bears Among rare plants
size suitable for' orchards or garden
1 culture. shipping well. They begin bearing the coral tree, hedge plant, pitos preserving, and for this purpose the

when three years old, and are of rapid paliorem-a rare tropical plant, with 'Red Fruiied': is much to be preferred."
"The fruit is of oval form lit-
an a growth. The long, drooping branches, trunk twelve inches in diameter, and Canova says: "Tamarind trees are

. t t tie flattened at the apex, and of various laden with fruit, and the shining red, having a spread of branches from plentiful on the Keys. A most deli-

I t' sizes, the better sort being about cious drink is made from the
willowy terminal leaves are quite eighteen to twenty feet. A wild, or summer

the size of a goose egg. They also I: handsome. The fruit commences hard shell almond tree, is a notable pods, which are filled with an acid

'Ii vary in color-at first green, then It is six old pulp,of a jelly-like consistency. Hand-
; ripening in July, and the crop is of curiosity. years forty
partly or wholly of a dull orange short duration." feet high, and has thirty feet spread of some, indeed, are the long, drooping
shade. The inferior kinds have been
A GUAVA TREE branches, making their circumferencefrom boughs, and bright green bi-pinnate

compared to tow soaked in turpentine, at Lake Worth is described us'the ninety to one hundred feet. Thenis leaves, the tree resembling, in some respects -

but the pulp in the choice varieties is largest guava tree that the writer has a coral cactus, six feet high, habis the honey locust, without its
said to be of the consistency of blanc "
''.. ever, seen ; it is four and a half feet in cus, plumbago, bitter aloe, Mexican\ thorns.
< mange, so as to be eaten with a spoon, THE DATE-PALM,
diameter, at any height from the vine (bryaphy/wn/ ) and. four varieties
... and rivalling, if not excelling, any ground to the point where the first df roses. is a tree of slow growth, although it is

fruit in the world for deliciousness of THE: COFFEE TREE. said to attain the height of eighty feet.
branches radiate, although its height
flavor. But the rarest thing of all is over a It has a rough trunk, made by the
is but little over thirty f feet. The
dozen coffee trees-the coffee of of fallen leaves which are of a
in
"The blossoms February, commerce scars ,
mango spread of its branches is from f forty-(>

" .. with sprigs of small greenish flowers, five to fifty feet, and their circumference \ Six c or' seven of these, though) pale pink color. Propagation is

possessing au agreeable fragrance, and( not ]less(; than one hundred and not over three years old, are bearing effected by seeds, and by off-shoots

" strong enough to scent the air for some fifty. It is a perfect wonder. berries. They are from seven to nine from the roots. At eight years old it

". distance. From a great number of OLD COCOANUT TREES feet high, :and have a vigorous growth, bears a full crop of fruit, which, depending

varieties the following are rated. as The thirteen large coanut trees are but sufficient time has not elapsed to upon the quality of the soil,

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dred-- pounds of dates. little buggers get down to work at There are more undeveloped indus- Flondaina.STATE '. !1

The date tree has been known to once. No injurious effect had been tries in the South than are now known, S ;,

bear in five years, from the seed, and noticed either to trees or fruit where and it seems passing strange that no ITEMS .

the yield of a matured tree is said to they have been employed at San man has ever thought of investing .

range from three to five hundred Diego, and it is confidently claimed money in a pecan grove. 'Tis true Leesburg trucker' recently re- !.'

pounds per annum. Tapped, like a that the mission of these little is sim- that it will require ten years before it ceived ,eighty dollars for ten crates of r'\

sugar-maple, a full-grown tree will ply to prey upon and destroy the pests will return any income, but we all English peas.

yield to gallons of sap a day, for three that now assail the orchards of our have to wait long before riches come The recent gales hate deepened the _
channel' the mouth of the St. J ohn "
to I ,,
with the first of State. -
months, beginning :
us.And to a depth of twelve feet.
November. This sap will make a The' Secretary of the Board of Hor- there is no one thing that in
Hon. Samuel Plimsoll has '
palatable wine, and can be convertedinto ticultural Commissioners visited Mr. one to twenty years will pay so largea bought a
quantity of land around Kissimmee
sugar, by the usual process of Sewell's place on Wednesday and reports profit, not even the famous orange for: sugar and vegetable cultivation.Fort .

evaporation.THE. as follows : The scale destroyerin grove of Florida. There are in the
Meade has corn in full tassel.
the orchard of Mr. Sewell, of Cen- South millions of acres of land that I
RUBBER TREE. Let us know, friends, when you are
The famous rubber tree of Lake tral Colony, is one of the various can be purchased for $1.25 per acre or going to have the first miss of roasting, ',\

Worth always excite the admiration specimens llf lady-bug-all ravenous less, that are the best of lands, to be years. : -

and wonder of the visitor to this ; destroyers of the scale. It is the put in pecans. The land can be dead- Fort Meade Pioneer: Our immediate 1

unique region. There is, on de Han- "twice stabbed" species, or Chilochows ened or girdled at a cost of one dollar section will have the largest crop of "'

scom's place, and close to his dwelling, bivulnerus, and is able to keep at per acre, and fifty cents per acre will oranges this year that has ever been

a massive native rubber tree, the a good square meal all day long when' plant the pecans. Then all that will be known.A I'[I.

species being known. under the names the sun shines warm. Its larv 3 is necessary will be to keep the bushescut half acre in strawberries is a good

of "Florida banyan" and the "wild fig also a voracious eater. It does not down until the pecan is three or income, pays better one. hundred and
Dakota
in in
ninety acres wheat with 1;
'of India." Its main peculiarity con- eat vegetable matter, but in additionto four years old, when they will shade much less': labor. ... .. j

sists in the fact that it has sent out,. as the scale also devours_ species of the ground ; then it will be necessaryto Fort >
Meade Pioneer: The high wa-
is the nature of the species, from the aphis and bark lice of every description. burn the old logs, and it will be ter at Lake Weir is moving several of

lower lateral branches of the main It is a most useful insect, and ready to bear. At fifteen years old, the property owners to deepen the

trunk, five smaller stems or branches, has done great good in many regions the trees will bear four bushes: each. Ocklawaha canal. f

which descending to the ground, have where'it abounds, and we are glad of This will be about four hundred bush- Fort Meade Times : .The early

taken root, and now form, in additionto its introduction here. An inspectionshows els per acre, worth now about eight hun- black-berry, known here as the Dew- /
berry is ripe. The is said to be
,
the parent one, five straight, clean, that it has gone to work, is very dred Collars per acre, or eighty thou- unusually large and fine.crop

perpendicular trunks, varying from much at home, and is growing fat. sand dollars for one hundred acres for j

three to eight inches in diameter, after We should like to see it multiplied an investment of one thousand dollars. Jacksonville News : The shipment '
of strawberries from Orange Park last
the manner of the celebrated banyantree several myriads in our orchards, and These trees. are subject to no disease ; year was 16,000 boxes and this year

of India. The main trunk is hope our glorious climate and prolific. storms never blow them down, as the will run to over 30,000 boxes.
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from two and a half to three 'feet in soil will increase its appetite and pro- tap root runs fifteen to twenty feet The Summerlin House property at t .'
deep. This is a good opening for some
diameter. The tree is not notable for ductions a thousand fold. man who wishes to invest a little for Orlando, has'been sold to two Connec-

height, but the foliage makes so his infant boy, that will make him ticut gentleman who will organize a

dense a shade that not a ray of sun- ORANGE INSECTS. rich when he is twenty-one years old. company to build a large hotel.

shine can penetrate it, and the wide Season of Greatest Activity. Try it some one.-Exchange. Levy County Times: Lands have
Although in Florida some insects ------. .--- advanced over one hundred cent.
per
spreading branches, eight or ten feet Florida Fruits! ,
breed continuously throughout the in eastern Levy county, in the past
above the ground, cover a wide area, One of the projectors of the citrus
there is winter six weeks. Is that a boom or not?
a
general
while beneath the evergreen boughs is year very fair being held in this city remarks
rtst from November or December to J. C. Greely, Captain Holmes and
a firm matting of Bermuda that "Florida and imported fruit will
grass. Mr. leased the Jackson-
have
January or February, according to be ruled out of the market in favor of Spencer
e .. ville and St. Johns line fora
the severity of the season. The awak- the fruit from Southern California." telegraph
The Lady Bug.The period of ten years.palatka News. I
The only thing that will rule Florida
ening in the spring is gradual and not
Fresno Republican says that J. fruit out of the market will be a seriesof Two ten year old school girls at
sudden as at the North.In .
H. Sewell, of Central Colony, receiveda cold days and nights.-Inter-Ocean. Bartow raised $13.65 for the Key !
February most of the species of You Mr. Wm. Penn Nixon West sufferers their winsom .
small lot of bugs from his son-in law, are right by ways
insects injurious to the orange make Florida's position and the quality of and sweet voices in appealing to the
William B. Atwater of National
City, their appearance, and in May and her fruits will always give her the citizens.
San Diego county. The first of this June attain their lead in the markets of this country in
greatest activity. Lake City Reporter: Quite an enlarged -
to San citrus fruits.i Letter. I
species were imported
Diego -Chicago Poultry
During July and August there is a _. area of to bacco has been planted
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from :Florida and turned loose to prey marked lull in the insect world. Many Fig Trees. in our county this season, and the

upon the scale insects infesting an or young plants will soon be ]large enough
forms disappear, to return again in The fig trees in the vicinity which

ange orchard near that city. They September.The shed the most of the young fruit in 10 transplant.
proved such prolific breeders and Snap beans and cucumbers now on
most) effective time to wage :a March and April, are now putting out
waged l such incessant war upon I the the market here. and yet people are
war of extermination against insect new fruit in great abundance thus as- leaving Florida by the thousand for
scale almost
as completely to rid a
pests can only he determined satisfacr fciiriiig the good crop though late in the norih where the gardens are as
ten-acre orchard of the of
presence torily by a special study of each case, the season. bare) as in December.Jacksonville )( .
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season. Mr. Sewell's daughter wroteto In referring to proposed) legislationto '
md September may be indicated as Burbridge sold yesterday s uue. suburban -
him inquiring in regard to the prevalence the months in which especial efforts:) determine different between employers property whic i three uarsa f i II lie

of scale in his orchard near the : and employed, the Chicago purchased l for $5,000 t lor $10,000 cashto
should be made to rid the groves of
city, and suggested the introduction of insect enemies. For fighting scale insects Times pertinently remarks : There i is a Northern gt'ntleuu4a.
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those little parasites as an infallible however) ", the month of March or ample statutory law on the subject al- Ocala, Free Pretu: The FLO KID A J

remedy. The bugs Mr. Sewell receivedcame April, if the season be a late one, will I ready. What the situation requiresand DISPATCH comes to us now with .anew
he found the hest in all the // head, typical of Florida, and
by mail in a little tin cap box, year.- demands is not more vigorous stat
and he immediately placed them G. Hubburd( in Insects Affecting (the law but ministry otherwise much improved. Successto
upon Orange. utory a more vigorous it energetic young publishers. l

a peach tree upon which the scale was -------e---- of the police to persons that com- Keif Brothers have recently shippedmore

quite noticeable. lIe watched their Poor tools on the farm mean poor mit aggression upon the lawful rights than a hundred barrels (of'grapefruit

movements with u magnifying glass, work, hard work and slow work. of others. I I from Fort..Meade, and the money



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.s: ', I realized from 'their sale is making The Levy County Times says : year to plant ten acres in Cuba seed. daily shipment of strawberries from .

,times easier for quite a number of people Farmers here are more prosperousthan He already has one acre set out, and Gainesville will amount to ten thou-

in any part of Florida. Theyare the plants are looking finely. sand quarts. The Florida Southern

Tampa Tribune : We were, shown out of debt, have plenty to run TimesUnion : Messrs. Tyson andSmith's Railroad has put on a fast vegetabletrain
them through the. year, and are goingto which will a great benefitto
last week, by Mr. J. T. Gunn, a mam- steamer to take the place on prove
moth raised Old Tam- work bravely to make another shippers along its line. Mrs. Perry
cabbage over on the line between here and Nassau of
f I pa. It measured,] two feet across and: crop. The loss of the orange crop the ill-fated steamer City of Nassau, died at Rochelle on Thursday. She
affected the less here than else- the wife of ex-Governor
growers was Perry,
r' weighed thirty-two pounds. which was lost last fall}], is now in course
where, from the fact that without or- and was well known and highly esteemed -
Orlando' News : Two young rabbits our farmers are self-sustaining, of construction at Philadelphia. Sheis the of this
anges by people county.
being built of iron will be of 800
,
have been jitter of
placed among a and the orange crop here is always an She leaves considerable property.
tons burthen and with fine
kittens at G. W. Biddell's residence at extra "money" supplied
Orlando,,,and,the old cat has adopted crop. passenger accommodations. Soon after Micanopy Gazette April 15 : Capt.
,them, and seems to be as fund of.them Hamilton Disston, ,the Philadelphia the loss of the City of Nassau the firm Johnson thinks he will have a thous-
as of the kittens. millionaire, who has made such a stir publicly announced their determination and boxes of oranges this year. His

by the starting of a great corporate to build a suitable new steamer trees are fuller of little oranges than
Ocala Banner : The prospect for speculation for draining the Florida and have her ready for the next fall's ever before. From twenty-five to

an immense yield of peaches in this Everglades, has now bought 50,000 trade. fifty barrels of cabbages are now being

\ county never were better. Superintendent acres of land in Waukulla county, shipped from Micanopy daily Mostof
,i Payne informs us that from North Florida, on the Gulf side, and Fort Meade Pioneer: More than a it goes to Southern cities. Mr.

present indications he will have overa about thirty or forty miles south of dozen ofour, citizens built houses on George Frazier will ship a quantityof
what they believed] to be
thousand bushels. Tallahassee. Rich beds of phosphatehave unsurveyed Irish this week. His
j new potatoes
land in the Lake
government
'Fort'Myers Press : There are two been found there. Disston pro- and made the other Country, Chili reds are doing better than the

'" : crops we want,to see growing in this poses to build a short railroad from ments for necessary homesteads improve- early rose. lf.ajorY ood and Thomas
his land down to the Gulf. taking onlyto Tenant will beans
shipping
I I country-tobacco and ramie. Theycan learn making their commence
upon applications -
"I I r : both be grown successfully and Plant City Courier : The beautiful that the entire tract had this week. They have a good pros-

with: profit.. A good and ready market orange grove belonging to Major been ceded to the State and soldto pect of a large yield. The crops in
dan '' be found for both. Tacoma are promising much better results -:
: always' Wheeler, one mile north of town, was private parties. The boys are
I.\ Orlando Record : Uncle Jake purchased by Mr. S. P. Thomas, on not only very much disapponted, but'' beans than a few :weeks from ago. The first

Summerlin says his cattle will be rolling Wednesday last, for $4,250. This is are also strongly inclined! to the be- were shipped Micanopy from ''Ta-on
a beautiful and valuable pieceof lief that "in Monday by Tyler Spencer
: I fat by June 1st, so that you can't grove everything Denmark" is of the
\ coma. They were golden wax
; see their kidneys when slaughtered.He property, and although Major not just as it should be.

1\ says he will ,have as fine beef as Wheeler nearly trippled the sum he, Tallahasssan From Monticello variety.
paid for it four it will doubt : a Palatka News : Florida's resourcesare
can be raised North in ,a few weeks. years ago gentleman learned that'
less'prove a good investment for Mr. yesterday we too varied, and the enterprise of
;*. : Ocala Free Press A number of immediately around Monticello 600
;: : Thomas. her people too active, for the loss of
persons about Keuka ,have planted acres have been planted this year to one however serious it be,
Floridian : Dr. S. Kost, State Geologist Irish 500 crop, may
castor beans. Mr. Kersting hay about potatoes? acres to water to them. There is
came in from the East on Tues- melons 150, and discourage no con-
to tomatoes
,j three acres, Mr. Lock one, and several day,. bringing specimens of Potter'sclay other truck in acres smaller It flict between labor and capital, cap-
other' parties from half to an acre. It from Lake Griffin, in Sumter> that truck farmers about acres.Monticello seems ital is simply the result of labor. Cap-
is an experiment that will be closely ital and labor belong together-are
county, and of iron ore from Suwannee not off the
were entirely frightened by
,watched. simply of one body-one dependent -
county, which he exhibited in the disasters of last year. Notwithstanding parts :

;, The editor of the Sanford Journal Floridian sanctum. The Professor is the mishaps last year we are told on the other, and any
made. tour of inspection last week highly elated over what he has already that Mr. William Girardeau cleared''' trumped up conflict can but work immense -
number in discovered in his geological investigations harm to the interest of all eoncerned.
among a orangesgroves on his truck farm near that city over
and of the State, and hopeful of A number of persons hereabouts
Orange county, reports, as a result very $5,000 in cash.Orlando .
that, in his judgment, there will still more gratifying results in the have planted castor oil beans.
not be one-fourth of'a crop of oranges future. Record : Nearly a thou- Mr. Kersting has about! three acres,

this!J 'year: Bradford county Times : Lake sand little orange seedlings six to ten Mr. Lock one, and several other par-
: inches high in the nursery of Mr.\ ties from half to an acre. It is an experiment -
Butler has been without a barroomnow
Bartow Informant: Mr. M. G. Fort- that will be watched.
0 Wright Welsh of this city, bloomed clusely
for about three and 'see the
ner showed us a turnip last week that years There is effort made to
the and an being secure
result. Business has steadily increased.The during early spring, a GREAT
was truly a sight to behold. It was of Gorman to
of'them a colony gardeners
value of has enhanced MANY now are showing per-
of mammoth proportions, weighing six property hundred fectly formed, fruit that so far as can locate here. They will be welcome.
from to cent.
fifty one
and a half pounds, and measuring nine per Practical will make it
judged is doing as well as that on gardeners pay
New not
buildings are going up, onlyin
" and inches in diameter and
a quarter here.
the One of the
town but the large trees. yearlingtrees _
throughout vicinity,
twenty eight inches in circumference.Plant > *HPensacola'H
in this nursery matured an or-
and the spirit of improvement has Future.
I City 'Courier: Very few of taken a firm hold among us. The ange last season, and it will be interesting I
those who tried to raise tobacco from : 'farmers are more prosperous, and most to watch the development of A correspondent of the Birmingham -

the,,Havana seed distributed through of them free from debt, and crime is the crop on this little grove of baby (Alabama,) Age, was told by, a

this section succeeded in getting the almost unknown. trees. Naval officer on the 9th inst., at Pen

seed' to come' up at all, and we ,hear Highland Press: The LeCoute pear Sanford Journal: The machineryfor sacola that the {great deep water ,har-

i ;* the same complaint frOIn'other points. trees which were planted in the grove our ice factory will arrive in a few bor of that port will become the seat
Cucumbers, cabbage, beans and toma-
of Mr. George E. Sawyer, at North days via the Jacksonville, Tampa and of the nation's shipyards. "Here" l he
toes are the principal vegetables now
West which has built
being shipped from this station. Sorrento, about seven years ago, are Key ; company a said( "the Spaniards/ built the first ship
this for the first time. side track to the factory. Eight miles
fruiting year
of the iron for the Sanford and Lake on this continent, and here with Birmingham -
Sumterville Times
: ;Large ship- This will be good news to many in
ments of beans and cabbage are, being, Orange county who have planted this Eustis Railroad are in Palatka, awaiting i iron will be built not alone the

made from Panasoff kee and from down : pear, as very few trees have been set I shipment. The track of the San- government ships, but the merchant

the river. A few cucumbers are corn out long enough to bear, and it was a ford and Lake Eustis Railroad will be vessels of the country. The greut

ing in, as are also Irish potatoes. The question whether they would bear in I I laid standard guage. to correspondwith Warrior coal fields] Alabama] should

steamer Sam Pyles was obliged to re- this county. The olive grove at the the Jacksonville, Tampa and Key have n depot here to coal the whole

sume her old schedule of three trips same place is also heavily ladened with West. We have in our office a twig steam fleet of the gulf, and prepare for

per week, up and, down the river, to fruit, and will have a good crop. plucked from u budded Jaffa orange the gn-Ht South American export coal
accommodate the market gardeners tree growing in the grove of Rev. Ly- trade which the Eads ship railway
Madison Recorder: On one acre of containing well for( Alabama coal."
man Phelps, fifty-eight will
Snmterville Times : A project is ,land, on his place near Tallahassee, farmed' oranges in a space of eight --.....-.---_open.. --.-..- up .. .'
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now being agitated looking to the E. L Otis made last year eight hun- inches. We have never seen anything -
J drainage of the large wet district lying 'dred pounds of excellent leaf tobacco The successful cultivation of peanutsin
\ southeast of Sumterville. The terri- from Cuban seed, and pronounced almost more prolific Virginia has been the means of calling .
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tory embraces over 100,000 acres ,of equal to the best imported leaf. Gainesville News' : An average of the attention agriculturists of

land, a large portion of which; is now He was offered thirty cents per poundfor five thousand quarts of strawberries India to :a new source of profit. The

, I covered with water and useless, which,. his crop, but rejected the offer, andis are now being shipped daily from this Indian Gardener states that groundnuts -
t.. by being drained, would be placed now holding his tobacco for better place by C. S. Durling, of Philadelphia grow there freely, ami that' an attempt -

among the most productive and vnl- prices. Encouraged by last year's experience There are several other shippers, is about to he made to cultivate.
uabla' lands in the county Mr. Otis is preparing this and we feel l safe in saying the average I the peanutT' H '

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mediately contiguous, never do it if it risk of using it. All the cheap salts Imitation butter, like real butter, is
\ Dairy.MILCII) :! is possible to secure home bred, accli- and unreliable Use Higgins' Eureka of many grades. The best, made of
mated stock. We could name any Salt, which I consider the best. It pure beef fat, is harmless,and to many,
co ws. number of stock fanciers; ourself will not cost over a mill a pound to for a time, palatable; it costs not as
The increasing attention which is among the number, who have broughtin salt butter with, and the chances are much as the best real butter, not more
now being given in our State to the stock raised in the grass regions of that it will add one to two centsa than the cheap, rancid butter that is
improvement of cattle and the demandfor the West and clover fields of the pound to the market price of sold in such abundance in our city
good milch cows leads us to remark North, only to meet with disaster and the butter. groceries. This best grade of oleomar-
that whatever the breed or good natural final loss. Of: one stock of twelve Formerly the butter was gatheredinto garine was tested once with peculiar
qualities of the cow unless she is Durhams from Tennessee or Kentuckynot a solid mass in the churn, and results. It was strictly pure when this
II properly handled, cared for and fed, one survived the change, and Mr. I then taken out and worked and test was made, aj it seldom is now. It
I she will not make satisfactory returns.A Overton, Governor Drew, and others washed until the buttermilk was sup. was served to children at an institutefor
native Floridian accustomed onlyto have had the same experience. posed to be all out. In some cases, the blind. No one objected to it;

the wild stock of the range, yield- Enough however, have survived to however, there was no washing, and none seemed to know it was not gen-
ing less than a gallon of milk to a give us now home bred Jerseys, Dur- even' now butter is made for immediate uine butter. But this took place: lit-
herd of thirty or forty-and this gal hams, Devons, Holsteins, etc., to ena- consumption by retaining enough tle by little the call for "butter" fell off
the ble us to extend the stock and culti-- buttermilk in it to give it a new buttermilk Less was used, and gradually one and
lon stripped at arms-end while ,J
without risk in flavor. But the latter and another
cow is roped or suckling a calf-can vate acclimation. Un- stopped using it entirely,
I hardly understand how a cow can be til we improve our grasses we shouldnot better practice is to stop the churn thinking they had lost their taste for
i made to yield one, two and three gallons rely upon pasturage as much as when the butter is in small granulesof butter altogether. No one complained
l at a milking. Nor does he readily upon forage crops which may be had the size of mustard-seed or wheat- of it, but they stopped the use of it. ,
I appreciate the advantages of moral throughout the year. kernels. Cold water is added to reduce To our mind it was the most conclu- I
suasion over brute force in bringing Middle Florida presents the best the temperature to fifty-five or sive experiment yet made, and the ..
i the cow to subjection. possible inducements to successful fifty degrees. A little salt is thrown condemnation of the article was une-
stock and when Northernand into the churn and the buttermilk
The making of a milker does not farming, quivocal.
lie altogether in the breed. However Western methods are adopted the after a little agitation, is drawn off. Farmers and dairymen should every- ,
good the stock ; however excellent the "hill countryfrom the Suwannee to Then cold water is added, the churn where seek to improve the processes of
the west of Jackson will rival slightly agitated and the water drawnoff.
milking form, however well developedthe county ; making butter. Good butter brings
milk glands, however good the any section in the character and qual- Many now wash the butter, in good prices. It is bad butter, butter
digestion and power of assimillation, ity of its stock of cattle, sheep, horses the same way, with brine.. Salt coag-- carelessly made, which put on the market 'I
and hogs. ulates the albumen. This coagulumis hurts the better and
bad care and management and improper grades, not
handling at milking will defeata HOW TO MAKE GOOD BUTTER. soluble in water. Therefore, butterine alone. Our .readers wouldbe
full development of the better quali T. D. Curtis, editor of the National when the brine is drawn off astonished to see what stuff is sent '.
ties. A kind manner,'a gentle voice, Live Stock Journal, in a lecture before water is again used to wash the to city markets, which the poor are
and uniform quiet conduct and withal the Northwestern Dairyman's Asso- butter. The coagulum is dissolvedand compelled to buy or do without. It
regular habits of feeding and milkingwill ciation, makes the following valuable carried off by the water. This was this butter which first secured the ;
kind of washing:: should be repeateduntil introduction of the butter. The
go far to render even a "scrub" a suggestion in relation to the churning, bogus
fair milker.In gathering making, salting and packingof the water runs clear. Some farmers, in their warfare against bogus
our experience we have found butter to secure the best results : have argued against washing, on the butter, should consider what can be
that the wild Florida stock under this "With butter in the granular form, score that it takes out the sugar; and done to prevent the marketing or mak- I
management may become the most salting and working are easily done. some even go so far as 'to put sugar ing the sour stuff which the poor of
gentle and with care in selecting the Let the water thoroughly drain off, into their butter with the salt. Thisis cities are compelled to buy. The 0
bull, the calves brought up to hand, keeping the temperature the butter a great mistake. It is desirable to whole subject of butter making needs
frequently make better cows than down to fifty-five degrees or below, get all the sugar out, and to keep it more attention than it has received.-
many of the improved stock broughtin then sprinkle on the salt and carefullystir out, as it soon decomposes if left in, Home and Farm.Southern .
from the north. In one instancewe it. in small batches it may done and throws the butter off flavor. 4
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took a wild three years old driven by "agitating the churn. If the batchis Bogus Butter.4 Progress in Dairying.

from Orange county, a native bred large, it may be taken out and The manufacture of bogus butter Extract from an address of ,Joseph
low-grade Brahmin, with long horns placed on a butter-table. Then the has grown into large proportions, andis H. Real!, of New York, before a com- .
and high head ; a most vicious ani- salt can be sprinkled on and carefully doing serious harm to both consumer mittee of the House of Representativeson
mal in appearance and so ferocious stirred in with a common hay rake. and producer. All butter of this char- the subject of fraudulent butter.
that she would clear the yard when If the salt is right, it.will soon dissolve acter should be branded, and no effort "Five years ago I pointed to the
first corralled and in procees of timewe and cover every particle with a should be neglected to prevent decep- Blue Grass reg'ons_ of Kentucky for
made her the most docile and sparkling brine. It is then as evenly tion. It is proposed to have its man the dairy. Since then creameries have
obedient, yielding two gallons ')f milka salted as it is possible to get it. ufacture regulated and taxed as is been introduced in Kentucky, Tennessee -
day when fresh and bring two heifers No working is required. The mass whisky Something of this kind might Mississippi, Alabama and Vir-
which at three and four years old ex- may be carefully pressed together in a prove effective. Some men insist there ginia. I say now, that with an open
ceeds the same in quantity of milk solid form, or it may be put directlyinto should be a law passed prohibiting the field the States of West Virginia, Kentucky -
the quality of which was second onlyto the tub and pressed together manufacture and sale of any imitation Mississippi, Alabama, Missouri,
the Jersey. there, as it is packed, but none but the butter. Such a proposition at once Tennessee, Virginia, and Arkansas,
But to secure a good milker the purest salt should be used. It shouldbe suggests a doubt of the sincerity of the will produce more butter, cheese and
heifer must be taken with her first fine and even-grained, but not dust, writer, for a law of this kind could not beef than the whole South has ever ..
calf separated and not allowed to suck nor have salt-dust mixed with it. It stand for a moment in the courts. A raised of cotton, and with much greater
after the first few days, and the cow should readily and rapidly dissolve, man has a right to make, eat, and sell benefit to her people. And her pro-
kindly handled and gently treated at and, being even-grained, it will all be oleomargarine if he wishes to do it, duction will not interfere with that of
all times; bred to come at call, to dissolved at the.same timeand, secure an and the courts will uphold him in this the Eastern, Middle, and Western t J,
know her stall, to be regularly fed even salting of the batch. All course, right. No man has a right to makean States either.Tennessee.
: ':' and milked by the same hand with hard-grained, uneven-grained and imitation and sell it for genuine and Mississippi have in-

F ',':.. unvarying regularity. slow-dissolving salt should be avoided. butter. A law preventing this imposition troduced creameries, and are making II I ,
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",' i In regard to bringing in improved Common barrel salt is abominable. will be sustained by public sentiment a fine product, and'recently I had some !I
. stock from other States even those im- No intelligent diaryman will take the and by the courts. butter sent me from San Antonio, : '.


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Texas, made from a herd of Jerseys* in most of the States, says' the Ger- !I great triumph for our Pacific rival. I,

that was of fine quality. mantown Telegraph. It contains liberal Miscellany] Had Southern Florida, like Southern

l As we extend this industry, and it quantities of both albuminoids California gathered up her wealth of

will extend by natural forces if there I and fats, making a well balanced food National Convention of* Vine Growers. citrus and other semitropical productsby

be nothing in the way, we improve the for nlilch cows, especially where the A convention of vine growers of the a moiety of the cost increased by

general condition of the people di- milk is used as a whole food for chil- United States is to be held on the 28th the three counties of the golden State

rectly affected, their land and farms, dren. Cornmeal is good but needs instant at Washington, D. C., and con- represented at Chicago. She could have

communities, towns, villages, and bran to offset its excess of fat. Let tinue four days, An exposition of most effectively rebuked the false impressions -

cities, and, finally, of the whole Statein the breed or the former record of a grape products is to be held in connec- created against us by the

I which they live. Michigan, Indiana I cow be what it may, she is a poor one tion with the convention. Addresses I panic, and successfully vindicated our

Kansas and Nebraska Missouri I indeed which, if liberally and wisely are to be delivered by Commissioner claims to superior excellence in

and Tennessee are now great fed, will not show a marked improvement Colman, of the Department of Agriculture citrus products and exhibited popular.
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States, but without dairying they have in her milking qualities. There ; Professor C. V. Riley, and a favor and increased demand for Florida -
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reached the period of decline, for can be little doubt the quality of the number of other gentlemen connected i products and Florida lands.
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grain growing has had its run and ex- milk of almost any cow can be improved with vine culture in the different Nor is it too late now to retrieve our

hausted their soils." I for use in the family as food States. Shall Florida be represented? tarnished laurels. Let our producers

--1 Be Kind, to*the Cow. by feeding freely of those foods con- California will be there with her rich- determine upon a full exposition at

taining a large proportion of muscle- est treasures of grapes, wines, raisins, Chicago and at New York of our fruit,

manner making rather than fat-producing ele- etc., and her vinicultural exhibit, like our flora, our agriculture, and all our

.J I ments. Muscular rather than fat that of her citrus at Chicago, will native as well as exotic products. Let

children are healthy, and happy.It awaken a new boom of progress for our agriculturists and fruit growers,
the nerves by a blow ora harsh ex-
the Golden State. manufacturers land railroadand
4 our our ,
pression and the cow will learn to give
I her milk freely and delight in being is a good plan to milk cows regularly Florida has no State authority or improvement companies, our

handled. I in the same order, taking the legislative backing for her industrial county and'State industrial associa-

,. A market gardener had a very fine 1 same one first, and winding up with displays. She has no live State agricultural tions, all combine and provide for an

.. cow 1 that was milked week after week the same one every time. Regularity, organization, and her Fruit early exposition and it will need no
hour Growers Association has into tourist editorial excursions .
by hired men. He observed that the of commencing the milking of lapsed eulogies or
the herd is an advantage in securing "dissutude." She has no State agri-- to demonstrate that Florida has no
amount of butter he carried to market
\ about each the best results, since animals, as well cultural department, and her Agricultural rival from which she need fear suc-
weighed a pound more on
alternate week. He watched the men I as men, are greatly the creatures of I College is but an embryo institu- cessful competition in the markets of

and tried the cow after they had I habit,and when the time comes around tion for scholastic rather than practical the North and East.

finished but the cows will desire to be milked, and industrial education and training. .
I milking, always found
I all Who shall for Florida at the
the functions of the system will appear
Immigrants.
that there was no milk left in the
tests. He finally asked the Scotch I concur in this desire.Curtis' Hintson Agricultural Convention at Washington The London Settler is alarmed at

Dairying. on the 18th? Who has Florida the exclusion of
girl who took care of the milk if she prospective foreign
if V. r 4 vinicultural products to exhibit in his and until
I could account for the difference. emigrants to 1 country

"Why, yes," she says. "When Jim The editor of the Cleveland Her- demonstration of the advantages of our they can learn to become American

milks he says to the cow, 'So my : aid says: If two pots of butter betaken soil and climate? citizens as well as residents-i. e. abjure -
I and the one thoroughly washed It is advertised that all exhibits their and med-
pretty muley, so But when Sam allegiance cease to
milks he hits her on the hip with the 1 in weak brine so that it will not color from the States east of the Rocky dle in the domestic affairs-of the gov-

edge of the pail and says, 'Histe, you 1 the water, and then work it over and Mountains will be received by Chris- ernment from which they seek refugeit

I old brute !l' expel the surplus moisture, and take topher Vauder, 909 Seventh street, N. were far better that they remain

-1* another lump from the same churningand W., resident member of the Committeeof subject to the control of their govern-

Stagnant Water. work it over without washing, Arrangements, who will take charge ments. America is for Americansand

The "Maryland Farmer" says that but salt it at the rate of an ounce to until the exhibit. no man should claim its advantages -

Prof. Law, of Cornell University, the pound, and set them away, the Florida should at least he repre -without giving cordial support to

caused some cows to drink several salted butter will be the first to get sented there by one or more delegates, its government. The Settler remarks:

days from a stagnant pool of water rancid and worthless." if for no other purpose than to gather "The prospect is not pleasant to the

that existed in a swale, and then ex- information for future guidance, and
labor of We
.. surplus Europe. see
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amined the milk and found it full of hereafter she must to defend
Milk Test. prepare warnings not to go to California, not
: living organisms. Then the water her claims to distinction for semitropical
to to Florida not to to Texas
A German test for watered milk go go ,
from the pool was examined and the and vinicultural production by
consists in dipping a well-polished not to go to Manitoba; to resist the
same little living germs were found. an annual display of products at Chi-
who tell such lies
.. knitting needle into a deep vessel of tempters to inveigle
Then the cows were examined and
and New York.CALIFORNIA .
milk and then immediately with draw- cago workingmen into unsuitable places.
they were found to be in a feverish *
drawing it in an upright position. If VS. FLORIDA.It But the tendency of these places is to
condition, the result of their blood
the milk is pure a drop of the fluid was a grand stroke of financial be closed by their own inhabitants
being charged with the living animal-
will hang to the needle; but the addi policy for California fruit-growers to against newcomers. Instead of being
cule. Then milk
some pure was tion of even a small proportion of forward to Chicago the exhibition of invited, they will be shunted. We
L taken and some of the pond water put
water will prevent the adhesion of the their products ; the labor and expense consider this by far the more serious
with it and these same multi-
germs drop. will be rewarded ten fold "in basket aspect. It is easy for a laborer to say
plied within a few hours so as to take ...*_ ..___.
and in store" in the increased demandfor that no part of America is good
full possession of the milk. After
In eight of the American States their fruits not only but in secur- enough for him, but it will be a
this no one can dispute that living
there are 1,798 butter and cream factories ing immigration and capital for the a gloomy day for the overcrowded
be introduced into
organisms may and the value of the dairy products more rapid development of the State. nations of Europe when it is decidedin
milk by the use of improper food and
.. of the whole union last year was Occurring as this Exposition did America that these populations are
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drinks. It also shows that there is a
$500,000,000, while the value of the just at the time when Florida had had not good enough for the country."

close relation between good pure water I milch cows is estimated at $700,000- her first reverse from cold, and when .. .
and fine and good keeping products.
-------.-_ I 000. If.only now in its infancy, as is her agriculturists and fruit growers .. The drill of an artesian well being

,. Oatmeat for Cows. said said, Uncle Sam's dairy business had confessed defeat by dispensing bored in Tampa, struck a vein of copper -

Oatmeal is by far the best milk- will)] be a big thing when it grows up. with a home State exhibit, it was an ore at a depth of sixty-five feet

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seed. The expense of cutting to one Adulteration of,Farm Product wheat, and less cotton. Buy no ma-
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,.' I" ,Farm: eye is no small item. If the weatheris Why is it that something has not nure, but make it sufficient quantitiesto
: I dry there is so little of the }potato been done to put a stop to the exten- meet your demand. Farmers, this

.t __ that it dries up altogether or makes sive adulteration,of our molasses crop, year, have gone' to work 'right, using
I Potato Culture. but a sickly growth. The larger piece by New Orleans dealers mixing glu- but little guano, and the most of them
The soils best adapted to the potatoare has vitality enough to start a good cose with it,? We have frequently have their corn planted; some have
sandy and gravelly loams. Clay healthy plant.-Exchange. called attention to the growing evil, planted some cotten.
soils, if the season be wet, produce very e4Industrial which is a gross violation of law, and >-.H
poor potatoes, and they will be much Farming. yet no steps have been taken to pre- Live Farming.I .
more liable to rot than those grown on We cannot impress too strongly vent it. Mixing houses are multiply can narrate experience of'a citi
:a.: sandy land. An old pasture turned upon our readers the necessity of small ing all along our river front, near the zen of Mississippi "who began farm-
:J' over or any sod ground is specally things about the farm being looked sugar landing, and in the wholesale ing" here when "twenty-three: years
$ fitted for the growth os the pottato. after, for there lies the secret of successful grocery establishments. About two old," and all he had was due to
:l A little well-rotted compost harrowed farming. Many a farmer has barrels of gluecose are employed to others.I .
,*{ in thoroughly upon such a sod, to giver lost his house, farm and all because' each one of molosses, and the whole is could tell of one long since dead,
'H? the plants a good start, will usually the small! industries of the farm were put back in the plantation packagesor who taught school a year in Hinds, and

I; give a fair crop upon comparatively forsaken for the large cropcotton.How similar ones, and sent out to con- with his saving, he began life, and :in a
I' poor soil. The potatoes grown upon often have we heard the remark, sumers as the pure article. This is an : few years had a large bank account
I I sod are usually smoother, less liable to "Cotton's poor"-and yet cotton must outrageous swindle, which is doing a and 600 bales a year., '
I ; rot and of superior quality. The be raised? But we say raise Jerseycows : great wrong alike to the planter and Of another who had a negro .woman
: application of fresh stable manure is and make gilt-edge butter ; thereis consumer. This increase of the mar- given him, as did his wife by her

not desirable on potato land, as it frequently money and prosperity in butter, andit ket supply very materially lessens father, and came to Mississippi; in the

results in, a diminished yeld always has a ready demand. prices, and while the planter gets a course,of twenty years or so, had a
I and greatly increases the liability to How many, we would ask, have mere pittance for his own crop the large bank account and yearly crop
rot. Mucky soils in a dry season often tried small farming? and how many dealer makes a very handsome profit. of some 800 bales. .
produce a good crop, but as they are have began and left off? saying, Oh We have a law which 'provides'that And of another who drove a drayat
deficient in organic matter an application that's too small for me to bother) about in case of such adulteration, the pack- $8 a month and died, in the course
of leached ashes will be found There lies the mistake. Forsake not age shall be marked accordingly, and of time l leaving all his sons and
i desirable to supply the. potash essen- 1 the day of little things, for this is just we call upon officials to do their duty daughters rich. ,
:. tial to the growth of the potato. Ashes what the farm is sure to come to-the and see that it is done.-Sugar Bowl. The most of rich young men workedat

may be considered as a special fertil-, culture of little things, and those in Timely words from a worthy source. wages until enough saved to buy .-
j' izer for potatoes, adding, to the yield variety, the day of one crop-cotton- This adulteration is becoming a stenchto land. There is no better country on
and improving the quality. They can is fast waning, and the little things are the whole land, and in almost earth for sober industrious men.-
., be used on the hill or in it. A good fast advancing, perhaps, more rapidly industry; more especially in every, A Correspondent of the Mississippi
is them with the earth that in sections than in others but it sugars "
way to mix some and honey, and dairy products. Live Stock Journal.Blue .
syrups
covers the seed ; or as a top dressingafter will not be, many years in the future In our cities the'pure articles above 4 '
the plants are fairly started. when our farms will contain a patchof Grass. .
named are difficult to obtain, and
corn, a cow pasture, a sheep '
PREPARATION OF THE SOIL. range worst of all you don't know when' you Blue grass can be sown at any sea-
meadow little tobacco small fruitsof
The soil should be thoroughly a varieties, a vine have them, the deception is so com son of the year. Scatter the seed :over
many poultry yards,
plowed and harrowed until it is. well oats wheat plete. Adulteration to deceive 'is a the ground and the stock will tramp -
yard, good Jersey cows ,
crime and all laws it shouldbe '
pulverized and leveled. More potatoescan millet governing them in the rains will them
or bury
potatoes, ground peas, cow peas, ,
enforced and if not
be in drills three feet sufficiently
and from grown twelve to eighteen inches apart alfalfa, clover, timothy, root crops, andno effective should be made so. Gluecoseis sufficiently deep to germinate. As' a .

apart in the drill, than when the Then cotton, and is not afraid to flow, to in work. a legitimate article, and so is grease; rule, blue grass seed lie on the ground-
prosperity sure
ground is rowed each way and the you, and pleasant, comfortable homes upon but they should be sold for gluecoseand a long time previous 'to germinating.
planting is in hills three feet apart. It will germinate where now grows the grease and not for sugar and but- Blue-- grass is- at home- on -lime- stone I

is more work, however, to keep the mortgaged cotton crop.-Macon (Ga.) ter.; And so with other adulterations. soil-a stiff lime-stone is best. Bluegrass
potatoes clean, and necessitates morn Journal. Sorghum/ Growers Guide. thrives splendidly in the Gulf

or less hand-hoeing. In field culturewe 4 States wherever the'soil is suitable. ,It
think rowing both ways and plant- Jute and Ramie. South Carolinian's Experience in Texas.J. takes several years to form a solid unbroken -

ing in hills three feet apart each way The ,Louisville Home and Farm ,answered C. Brown, of Y Yorkville S. C., turf. With proper care it will
the most economical and satisfactory; last a lifetime without plowing and
a Louisiana enquirer as to the Texas
went to probably as. men
In,, cultivation keep the land free from many reseeding the land:Mississippi LiveStock .
weeds and as level as possible. Avoid value of ramie as a staple crop, that come to Florida, to find a "soft. ,plan" Journal. '

hilling up, because hills ,heat and, cool the introduction of any seed crop,_ especially to get rich without work. He states I \

more rapidly than a level surface, and a commercial crop, which ,re- his experience thus to the Editor of Varieties ot llice., ,

feel the effect of drought more. Usea quires extensive preparation before it Home and Farm : Forty varieties ,of rice are grownin
marker that make furrow
than the corn marker.a deeper The varieties can be put on the market, is usually a I left my home here in 1871 and Burmah, the latest addition to ,the

that produce tubers close together require slow process. This, because those who went to Texas; remained there until territories; of Great Brirain. These

deeper planting, or the upper grow it have to feel their way, and be 1883, and, finding that I had not range in hue from white to black.

ones will be ,exposed above the assured, of the first step before they reached Paradise yet, I thought it Burmah also produces many other ,
best to'return and go to work for a
ground It is better 'to cover such take a second. The small measure of When I returned I found kinds of edible grains, one of-which is
iving. ,
varieties to the depth of five or six
inches. Deep planting, especially on success jute growing has met with,does almost every one using guano to ma- known as Job's Tears. According to

sandy soil, is a good rule ,to, adopt in not look encouraging ramie. When nure up their lands. I forbade, it Dr. Thomas Moore this, grass derivesits
potato"culture.. corn, cotton, tobac'coJ rice and sugar- being used on my place, and I foundwe name from the large, round; shining -

SEED. cane fail to pay in Louisiana, and re had as much cotton per acre as any fruit it bears, in which can be
of and I find
our neighbors, no ma
For.seed select perfect specimens of course has to be had to some new crops, nure pays us except home-made. ,If traced; some resemblance to tears. It j

good shape and of medium, size rather it is possible ramie may be one of them. every farmer would go to work making occurs in Japan as well as on, the Asiatic I

than the largest potatoes, and cut with Nevertheless!J, we would not discourage his manure for next crop as soon continent. ,I,
three or four eyes on a piece. Some experiment on u small scale, for it will as his crop was laid by, he would find --.. +.- ---' .
growers think it best to cut the pota he could soon do without running on If judiciously used, the farm roller
not be until after has been
toes,some days before planting, spread success attained liens to make his crops. Almost every may be made of much great service
them on a floor and sprinkle with by numerous trials on limited farmer belongs to the merchants; theyare than merely leveling uneven surfaces.
land I of the ramie will become the fashion in least behind !
gypsum or plaster. am areas, are at one year ; they ,
That would be rolling
opinion that it is quite as well to cut the lower cotton belt.Ve may also buy all their corn, flour, and oats accomplished 'by -
them when planted. It is often, how- add, that at the price of labor in this from Northern markets; they plant all as soon as the seed was sown. By ;;I

ever, desirable to have the cutting country neither jute or ramie can ,be cotton, ,which costs about eight and a waiting until the grain is up another '
done before the hurried time of plant- made profitable in competition with half cents to make it, and sell it at six object is accomplished. The ridges

ing. My own experience leads me to foreign production, unless a heavy import and a half and seven cents; that which that project above the plants are
question the practicability cutting to duty is imposed, or labor-saving.,was sold early brought about eight tilth and
single eyes and planting three or four machinery so perfected as to overcome and eight and a half cents. I would broken into fine compacted "
eyes in a hill. We prefer one piece much of the labor in the conversion to that; my brother farmers could see about the roots. This is the best pos.

with three or four eyes to less or more. useful purposes. better, and raise more corn, oats, and I sible cultivation for oats and barley"T
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"' of the eggs in the ovary, and the dura- More About the English Sparrow. the birds.are.-so filthy. They leave us
Poultry.: tion of the time the hen has been lay- Editor FLORIDA DISPATCH : boarders in spite of our desire not to

ing.-Farm and Garden.The The vicinity of New York, Newark, have them, or our help, industry and
': Test the Eggs. .04 and Orange, New Jersey, is a good cleanliness. On the last Sabbath it
With the hatching season at hand place to judge its qualities.The .
Color of Eggs. was almost impossible to hear the ser-
the testing of the eggs become an important i We see it asserted that "Boston restaurant daring little creature is at mon on account of their chatter and
item. .Too many neglect this and hotel-keeper demand dark home everywhere. fluttering. The trustees gave ordersto

entirely, and lose the food supply for eggs ; they know that it is a matter of i The traveler through Jersey City, destroy their, nests, eggs and young,
the little chicks which might be economy to pay ten cents a dozen delayed in stations for trains, cannot and a general cleaning to be made.
\ obtained i from the infertile eggs. In more for them than the light ones, be- have failed to see his independenthome The other day a frolic was given to
France they test the eggs the second cause they will make more and richer quality, as he flies into the the boys at the academy in Northampton -
day, and all not fertile are removed cake, custard or pudding. And their building picking up crumbs from county, Pennsylvania, at which the
\ and sold i in the markets. But few of customers have been educated to demand floor, seats and water tanks, flying up nests were torn from the vines on the
our breeders have acquired the skill them, toothey; know that a to the beams and rafters, circulating porch and windows, a general collec-
necessary to enable them to detect the pale shelled egg gives a pale yellow around to the dismay of the elegant tion of nests and eggs being securedfor

living germ so early, and the eggs yolk and a white which is little thicker arranged observers. scientific investigation, as well as
,1\\ that will not hatch are, or should be, than water, whereas, the white of a Note each stately edifice on the sanitary reformation.Oh .
V removed by the seventh or eighth day, brown-shelled egg has some body ; 'it main thoroughfare of all cities in the for the birds of my youth ; the
and saved to cook and feed. Anyone can be lifted up with a spoon some North or South, (where the sparrow cedars where once the song of the
hatching one hundred chicks distance before it will break asunder. has his home,) glance at its cornice, robin made merry ,the welkin, now
would 'be satisfied if that number was The color of the shell is an index of see each corner, crevice or hole, note cheerless and lonely.

realized from 150 eggs. These fifty the quality of the contents ; a 'dark the dangling straw, string or rag, also Robert, of Lincoln, seldom greets
eggs are worth saving, and are worth brown egg is a much richer than a those stains in irregular lines down the the ear with its "Bob O'Link, Bob
just:! as much-for food for the chicks as white-shelled one as yellow milk is sides too fresh for age or weather, see O'Link ;" the stillness is oppressive.The .
I though fresh laid. More than this, insetting richer than white or blue." Have any with what joy and pleasure the archi- orange county of my youth is

. six or eight hens enough eggs of our readers ever observed closely tect, builder or owner views the same. no more, apples and peaches, once'free .
- will be found infertile so that if removed enough to know whether the forego- The religious scoffer will call your as the "bread of life" to the wayfarer,
'I the remainder can be given to ing is true ? The feed and conditionof attention to the cruel officers of are scarce, not sufficient for the thrifty
four or five, and room made for a i the hen have much to do with the certain churches on whose walls clingsthe owner. Stone walls, brown fields, the
fresh supply, thus saving valuable quality of the egg, as is the case with Ivy Green. The Ivy is "Englishyou Ten Broeck, a rill or flood, Wallkillthe
time and increasing the possible num- the quality of milk ; but is it true know," so is the sparrow, fond same. Plenty of lime kills the
ber of chicks. Egg testers are sold by that the eggs of hens that lay dark- memory connects the two. Oneis grass grub. Lime requires millions of
dealers of poultry supplies, but this colored ones are superior in qualityto for the other. See the vast colony money.

.',expense is by ,no means necessary. ,the eggs hens that lay lightcoloredones lodged in the branches. Hear the I Pity the English sparrow had not
Take a sheet of heavy white paper, ? If so,' it must due to the everlasting twitter, twitter, as sire and 'retained its insectiverous reputation.
and roll it around a stick somewhat breed, and not, to the color.NationalLive dame carry home"the insect or gru b." When a boy I saw the English spar-
.smaller in diameter; than an ordinaryegg Stock Journal. Oh no it is grain culled from the row in his native land, knew ,him as a
; paste in shape, and'then withdrawthe t 4 litter in the Maccadam road or ash partner of the scavenger on all thickly
settled roads leading to "summer!
stick. By placing an egg at one The Best Breeds for Florida.! and garbage barrel in the yard where London." 'J. M..
'end (sideways) and looking throughto Those who think of going to Floridato you will see hundreds engaged in the Hibernia, Fla., April 28, 1886.
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the sun ora* lighted lamp, holdingthe engage in the poultry business same pursuit., When startled by an -eI'parrows .
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and Tuberoses.
close to the light, can see unusual excitement are in
egg you should select breeds that are suited to wings put Editor FLORIDA DISPATCH:
very plainly every stage of the pro- the climate. It is not believed that motion. The trees over the walks are In the DISPATCH of April 12th you

gress of incubation, even to the pulsa- Langshans, Cochins, or the Brahmas then alive. Ladies look out for your quote from an "exchange"! a very.
tion of the heart, in some cases, and will do well there. They are naturally bonnets ? There, you have brushed elaborate .defense of the English spar
trace the branching blood vessels in of a lazy disposition, and will do against the trunk of that tree, and row. I hardly think the writer was
every direction as they spread, over better in colder latitudes. While we some of those nasty worms are clinging very familiar with the bird. In my
the yelk. In a very short time one say this much in disparagement of to' your skirts. I thought those opinion the writer, from Eustis was
will become expert in examining, and them, we are as free to admit that theyare nasty birds were to clear the land of much nearer the truth. I have seen
be able, to detect the living germ by grand birds, and have hosts of ad- these things. Instead of this, they area considerable of them in Indiana and
,the, fourth day.-Maine Farmer. mirers. From our own observations nuisance themselves. They besmearthe everywhere it was considered a nui
4 while in Florida this winter, we formed housetops, porches, sills, inside sance. I certainly hope they will not
. Fertile Eggs. the opinion that there are other breeds i window blinds, trees, walks, in fact come to Florida.In .
Geese everything on which they alight, and the number J. H. Foster
I usually pair, though an extra better suited to that warm locality. same
goose will be accepted by the gander We will name first and foremost in what benefit do we receive. Our V trees writes about tuberoses. He ,is very
if she has no mate. The drake the list the white and brown Leghorns, are dying, each leaf you will find is a much nearer the. truth than the, para-
will take four or five'ducks'to his care, then the Wyandottes, and last, the skeleton, a piece of lace work. We graph which he, undertook to correct
but in confinement the number maybe grand old Plymouth Rocks. You will have tried hard to save them. Gard- They can be grown much more closely

, z increased. .A single union of a make no mistake in taking these:: ener has girdled the trees with cotton together than he says; six by fifteen
gobler and .hen turkey fertilizes all the breeds down there; they have been and smeared it with tar, petroleum and inches is plenty of room. I have
for that rather that in fact everything we could think of No. 1 bulbs ,land
eggs season, or for tried, weighed in the balance, and grown on new pine
:clutch. If the turkey hen sits, and never found wanting.-Chicago Poul-- likely todo.It with no fertilizer except oyster shell
after hatching begins to lay, she try Letter. is impossible to find at our homeor lime in rows twelve inches apart and
four inches between the bulbs.
should again be placed with the gob 4 I think, anywhere else in this section only
He however has his
price too high;
ler. It is conceded that eggs from Chicken Cholera. an apple or pear not affected with extra fine bulbs may occasionallybring
; .. the barn;yard hen become fertile on Coal oil is recommended as a preventive -. the caterpillar. Some are fair on the $12 per. 1,000, but a large
the fifth day after she has been mated of chicken cholera; corn is surface, but don't you bite into it ; trim : grower in Virginia is advertising themat
with the cock, and; the, eggs will some- soaked in the oil and then fed. and probe until fully dissected, or sor- $10, while a prominent dealer in
New York to that he could
times hatch after' the cock has been IIyposulphate of soda is an acknowl- rows awaits. Why, we have even had wrote me
bulbs for $6 .
buy good per 1,000.W. '.
. '.' removed for a week or ten days. This edged remedy for cholera. A tea- to tear down our wisteria and honey- '
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Florida. Questions and Answers. The Weekly Florida Herald.
in
Homes
: .file JJlorida ispatcli. I No industrious man of good habits Rev. J. T. M. Thasse, McDonough, It gives us great pleasure to con

N. Y. asks information about the friends of the Herald
and health however in thisworld's gratulate our on
: JACKSONVILLE, FLA., MAY 10, 1886.i. poor
----- I Disston canal its effects and the of their first
1 i. A. H. MANVILLE, Editor. I goods need be without a com etc., appearance weekly
i i fortable home here in Florida As whether there are any Seminoles yet issued on the 4th, and to notice the

Interest In Florida. I Editor McClure of the Philadelphia in Florida. evidences of prosperity which it pre

., The Chicago Poultry Letter in its ; Times, says, "a farm of twenty acres 1. In the excellent paper of 'Colonel l- sents. Starting with little capitalsave

first issue remarks : "There is great properly located in Florida, is equalto A. I{. McClure, of the Philadelphia industry, energy and unswerving

interest in Florida matters just now,, t I a farm of sixty acres in the Northin Times, which appeared in the integrity, with high moral purpose

and we will have special correspondents I producing capacity, and no part of DISPATCH of the 19th ult., there is a and a most courteous and liberal bear-

there,gentlemen we are personally the farm or labor is necessary to sus full and complete answer to all the in- ing towards all classes, the Herald has :

acquainted with, who will write every tain either family or stock in unpro quiries about the canal and Lake Oke won universal respect and secured a

month for the Poultry Letter. ductive seasons, as there are no non- chobee. patronage which enables its proprie.tors .

Dir Unbbard's. 4 York producing periods from January to 2. There are about one hundred and to rest assured of competency and

January." fifty Seminoles residing in the Ever reward for their diligence, economy ;
We have received a copy of "In
4 glades and only visiting the settle- and enterprise in the field of political
the with the .
sects Affecting Orange A Grand Field for Capital.It
ments when desiring to dispose of journalism. With the political char- \
compliments of the author, Mr. H. G. is said that Georgia's great ,
swamp
of their all acter features of the Herald
some products. They are or partizan -
Hubbard, of Crescent City, Florida. the Okefeenokee, can easily be re. }
and harmless and when of the in
orderly theyso we as a representative
We gave an extended notice of the claimed by drainage into the t.Mary's \
elect under our constitution may' dustrial interest have nothing to
work in our last issue. It supplies along River, only a few miles distant,
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become citizens. do but its moral tone its
or say, high ,
f felt want and will find a place and a magnificent area of land made
I .. regard for religion and
f I -- --- temperance
in every fruit-growers library.New ready for the plow. If some more of
all that tends to promote the higher
4 our millionaires instead of railroadsand To Kill the Green Cabbage Worm.
Poultry Journal. interests and character 'of the people,
a J,' Dr. J. L. S. Hall who visited Flor- manufacturing investments, would Pyrethrum three one Plaster part. Flour or Plas- commands our strongest commendation -
ter preferred
parts. as
ida last winter and a great poultry enter upon this field of productive it is heavier. Mix well and apply and in these respects we are glad "

fancier has commenced the publication wealth, like Disston's Okechobee with bellows. to say that it is but an exponent '

at Chicago of a monthly entitled Drainage Company, this immense The above has been tried several of the personal character of the enter-
would be one vast field of agri- .and is known to be effectual. ,
the Poultry Letter, He gives special swamp years prising conductors Messrs. Clark &
cultural industry in rice, fruits One man can easily go over an acrea
attention to Florida interests and in- sugar
Graves. No
the is noth- more deserving
day so cost practically young
and vegetables. There are "millions
tends to have correspondents in every ing, and I consider it strictly uselessfor men are found among our business cir-

State. No. 1 is full of spirit and m it. .. a man to growl, when there is cles and no more neat, chaste, well
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--. --- :with one application at a ,cost than the Weekly Florida Herald.
Dishrac; Gourd. John H. Sherrot, of Rockford, Illi- of less than $5.00
per acre. Long may it and its courteous proprietors
for the FLORIDA DISPATCH: nois, has purchased the Johnson plan- Yours truly, 'live and prosper.

Can you inform us through your tation, near Monticello, for $4,400. GEO. HUTCHINSON. (
valuable who has the seeds of
paper
The tract contains nine hundred andeightytwo The Best Peach. .
the dishcloth gourd for sale in quantity Mr. Hutchinson is a practical gar- Editor FLORIDA DISPATCH:
acres, and lies contiguousto dener who has made
Yours Respectfully, a success upon
Can you tell me which is the best
BRADLEY & BUTLER. the railroad. Can any one give us high pine land in this State. We peach to plant for the fruit and profit, "
Martin,Marlon Florida.
County the reason why such improved lands, take great pleasure to record the re- Peen-tu or Honey I want to plantone
Seeds of the dishrag gourd are saido
and property so located, practically on sult of the experience and experiments hundred or more.
be found in our seed stores. Can
a great thoroughfare, in the richest of. successful cultivators here in A. D. T.
of our readers furnish Messrs. ... Pitman, Fla.
any
portion of the State, and contiguous to Florida. One successfully conducted
Bradley & Butler seeds of this vine ? The Peen-to and Honey are both of
ED. DISPATCH. one of the most beautiful villages, can farm, garden or orchard, goes farther good quality-the former is a cling,

4 not command at least one-quarter of toward convincing people of the profitsof juicy, with fine sub-acid flavor-while .

"There's Millions in It." the price at which much poorer lands, rural industry here, than any the Honey is a. free stone, and as the

The Southern Pacific Railroad Company wild and unoccupied, in East and amount of glowing description or as name indicates of honied sweetness;,

paid a Californian six hundred South Florida find ready sale sertion as to the capabilities of the choice in quality between the two

dollars ,for a cherry tree which stoodin {. State, etc.-ED. DISPATCH; would be a matter of taste, though we
their track and which shownto Florida State Gazetteer and Business .
was Directory 1880-7. -- .. think the Peen-to would be generally

produce fruit worth the annual in Published by the South Publishing Indian River and Florida Dispatch preferred. The Peen-to is the earliestin j

terest on six hundred dollars. Now a Company, New York, pp. 667. A subscriber says : The Indian fact the earliest peach to ripen in .

modern "boomer" of a new country. We have the pleasure to acknowl River country is the paradise of the United States, and therefore most

would figure thus : "With six hundred edge the receipt of a copy of this Florida. I have purchased two;' profitable for Northern market. Plant

dollars for one cherry tree; one huu- work, and after a careful examinationwe thirds interest in an range grove and some Honeys, however, for succession I
dred trees to the acre, one hundredacres for home use and home market. '
have no hesitation in saying that it truck farm at Island City, on Mer- .
to the orch ard-'There's millions
in in I' is as complete a business directory of ritt's Island, just opposite this post- *""Cotton Seed Meal.

.. .. all portions of the State as possible in office-one hundred and one acres, Replying to the queries of our es .

Fruit and Flowers from Baker County. our present progressive and transition many bearing trees, and,good farm. teemed correspondent, W. S. M., of 'I
Miss T. M. Tilton, of Glen St. condition. It exhibits The frost did whatever to
) a vast amountof no injury Hawthorne, we would say that we
Mary's, Florida, has our thanks for a in its and- in the that island and
care preparation, paper, trees on our cropsof have no definite information in regardto

basket of lovely flowers and luscious print and binding it is exceptionallygood. cucumbers; potatoes, beans, peas, the proper quantity of cotton seed

strawberries. The berries were unusu- The map of Florida which ac and vegetables generally are booming meal per acre for sweet potatoes ; but

ally fine both in appearance and companies it is the most complete yet I am simply delighted with your should consider five hundred pounds a .:

flavor. Baker county is rapidly com Its illustrations fine able and most valuable and
published. are paper, as very liberal application. We suggest <; .
ing to the front as a fruit and vegetable and in all respects it is an honor to sert with full faith in it that it is worthone a compost of three hundred pounds of !

growing section. The soil seems the State and the enterprising pub hundred times its subscriptionprice cotton seed meal and two\ hundred I

peculiarly adapted to the peach, plum, pounds of good unleached ashes, in
lishers whose elegant monthly is doing to any farmer in Florida. It
etc. and these timately mixed and evenly scattered
grape, strawberry, ,
pear much to build Southern indus- has the best interests of the
so up certainly drill before and
in the
: fruits can be placed in market from bedding up ; rl
. .. '':,:. .this section some weeks earlier than tries and secure Southern immigration State and its farmers at heart Good we prefer the meal to the raw cottonseed

,; from Georgia. luck to it and you. I II

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Editor' FLORIDA DISPATCH: ubli4i is jJel-artme'lf ] !arets: .

Permit me to congratulate you upon Fertilize with Upland Cotton Seed,
I at $10 per ton. For sale by MAYS &
the improved of RATES OF ADVEItTISING.JXjf .
appearance your
PARTRIDGE Monticello Florida.VanteU Fruit and Vegetable Market,
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in Payable in advance, unless otherwise con- -
The exhibited
paper. good taste tracted. -I
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tation of Florida as it is, is worthy of I sqr.- 3200 $800 81200 81600 $2200 A competent budder, thoroughly QUOTATIONS:
2 .. 350 10 50 2100 28 00 38 00 conversant with work. Ap- Green Peas, per crate. ............ @2' 00
praise certainly. On all sides we hear co I.. 6 00 18 00 S6 00 48 00 6100 nursery Beans, :::::::::.:........ ... 25@S 00
lA'B II 800 24 00 48 00 600 85 00 ply or address, Cucumbers, ....................... 00@5 00
of the improvement in the DISPATCH u 12 00 36 00 72 00 96 00 128 00 GLEN ST. MARY NURSERIES Tomatoes, .< ........................ 3 00x6( 00
u 14 00 42 00 84 00 112 00 150 00 Squash, U ........................ 100x3150
t and your efforts to make it a live Is u 18 00 5100 108 00 144 00 192 00 Glen St. :Mary, Fla. Beets, U ........................100@12.5
Cabbage, per barrel........................... 2 OO@4 00
paper meets with hearty appreciationon Subscription...... $2.00 per annum,in advance. "tinted.4 Potatoes, ............................ 4 00@8 00
A. M. IVES
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the part of your readers.I SPECIAL CLUB RAZES. Extra copies FLORIDA DISPATCH .Gen. Manager.

was particularly pleased with some We have arranged with the publishers and (Vol. 4. No. 28)) for July 13, 1885:

will club THE DISPATCH with any paper i Address FLORIDA DISPATCH Jack-
remarks from your "Occasional" cor- or periodical published in the United Statesor FLORIDA DISPATCH LINE }
Britain. 261 BROADWAY NEW YORK, May 7, 1886.
Great Prices on application. sonville Fla.
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respondent in your issue of the 26th .
QUOTATIONS.
Remittances should be sent by Check, I ) 4
I inst., if his suggestions in regard to Money Order, Postal Note or Registered Let- I The Demand Rapidly Increasing. Florida Strawberries,choice,per qt. 25@ 35
ter, addressed to '' fair to good 10@ '20
diversified industry are acted upon its C. W. DaCOSTA E. J. Madden, Damascus, Mississippi Irish Potatoe prime, bbl. 6 00@8 00
Publisher, "
Irish Potatoes, inferior,bbl. 3 00@4 00
great freeze of 1885 and 1886, may .TAOKRO. VTT.T.1I'. FT.A. writes : You will please send me Wax Beans, per crate. .. ..., 1 60@2 50
another case of Hughes' Tonic to For- Round Beans, ...... 1 00@2 25
a great benefit to the State. It U Flat Beans, ...... 50@1 50
prove To Subscribers.See rest, Mississippi. It is astonishing to Beets, per crate .. ...... ''125@175
is evident now that the good citizens printed slip on your paper (or wrapper note the rapidly increasing demandfor Squasn, . .. . . 75@100J.

and if incorrect report same to us at once D. HASHAGEN,
who have come here to make them a Hughes'Tonic ; to sell one bottle Eastern Agent.
Note date of the expiration of your subscription -
home mean to try to develop some of and if in arrears please remit. of it insures a much larger sale.Ve
I it by far the best medicinewe
the latent of its pronounce
resources State.I PHILADELPHIA, May 5, 1886.
to New Subscribers.
Special
handle and recommendit
cheerfully for us by EVANS BROS.,
can well recall the impression From and after this date, every new sub Reported especially
I to all those troubled with chills and Produce Commission Merchants,No.56 North
scriber to the DISPATCH, will receive on application -
I made upon the mind of a friend some fever. Water Street, Philadelphia, Pa. Price Cur-
j a colored map of Florida free. Scale
fifteen who traveled R. A. Robinson & Co. rent subject to market fluctuations.New .
years ago, on eighteen miles to th inch. Prepared by ,
.. wholesale Louisville Ken Potatoes scarce and demand active.
foot over a large portion of East An Unprecedented Offer. druggists, Fresh Southern Vegetables and Fruit of all
tucky. Sold at retail by H. Robinson kinds meet with fair sale.
Florida for the of examining To any one sending a yearly subscriptionto
purpose
West Tomatoes, ...peck crate 150x175
& Co. Jacksonville. Key
its farms and gardens not finding the DISPATCH, at full rates,$:!, we will send Fla. Tomatoes. ..... . .per crate 3 50@5 00
; any the New York Weekly. World free for six *-. Spinach.. . .. . .. per bbl 1 ()(I@1 25
thing that looked like cultivation as months. Lands for Sale. "Lettuce. . .. .. .. . per 100 4 00@5 00
>-*HIMPORTANT Strawberries, prime. ...per qt 15@ 30
he had seen ,it in the West, his NOTICE. A large amount of land for sale it New Beets... . .... .per box 75@1 00
upon quantities to suit purchasers, in the. Cabbage. .. .. . ...... .per bbl 8 50@4 00
return to Jacksonville, where he spent Subscribers in arrears for subscription Peas. ., .. ... . per bus. crate 0 {OC@0)( 00
vicinity of Crescent City, Huntington, U Squash. . ...........per crate 125@150
the winter, he wrote a long letter home -up to the first of January, 1886, Lake Como, Pomona and Forest U Round Beans........ 00@2 00
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Flat ... 100@l 50
for publication stating that he could received a notice of'their indebtedness Hills. By Wax .......... I 50@2 00
J. S. BROWN Cues.. .. . ....... .. 500@600
speak from personal observation as to last/veek. Please do all you can t to as- New Potatoes, prime....per bbl 600@8 00
nov 16-6m. Fruitland, Fla. "u culls..... 3 OO@4 00
1 capabilities of Florida and he asserted sist us in meeting our demands. -?**-

that "there was not a foot of land in C. W. DACOSTA, I sawn deh steaDIer, cum run deh ben',
Good-bye my lovah good-bye,
East Florida that would Publisher. Loaded wid passengers for ELLEN-N, FLORIDA DISPATCH LINE, \
grow any >-H Good-bye, my lovah, good-bye; BOSTON, Mass., May 4, 1886.)
garden vegetables whatever, and in Buy-e b-a-by, buy yoh tickets by the Fla. Flat Beans..per crate 1 50@2 50
, The Tremont. "OLD RELIABLE" Round . . .. _@_
fact nothing could be raised, with the Wax ... .. 00@4 00
Mr. Frank Cullens, for many years (Louisville and Nashville Railroad) 14 Cabbage.. .. .'... .. . per bbl 1 503 50
exception of orange trees, and these clerk of the Tremont H -use in this Daily PULLMAN PALACE BUF- Strawberries . per qt 25@ 45'O

could not be brought into bearing condition city, is now one of the proprietors and FET SLEEPING CARS THROUGH O. G. PEARSON Agent.,

for ten years at least. Fish and managers of this well known hotel. from Jacksonville to NEW-ORLEANS,

Yankees being the sole dependence of NASHVILLE, EVANSVILLE, ST. Louis,
Mr. Cullens is one of the most popular
Louisville and Cincinnati with onlyone
the country." Now after fifteen years hotel men in the State. change, in UNION DEPOTS, for ]MeteoroIoic.Laaglmadt

have passed we know the above remarks -
> CHICAGO and the NORTH, WEST and

to be wholly a mistake. Who Apply to Mr. Bours. NORTHWEST. Stop-overs granted to .

can tell what the future shall bring Editor FLORIDA DISPATCH: visit MAMMOTH CAVE, Baggage 41; ,: rt I4:4 cfi w: H. H cd:s c8 Ccd :s ..........
forth with Dear Sir: Will you please let me checked to destination, quick time, JP ->_>-->r3 CI1_->
we can certainly predict CD w a'8's' 93BJ9AVA UOUCr4c Q 05QQ
know through the columns of your rates as low as the lowest. ELLENN'sBUREAU co HCO .
that fifteen of and cul-
years more care valuable paper, where I can get pure is now stocked with the ""' z.t-l mcp

J ture will do much to cause this Stateto ground bone for feeding poultry. I latest time cards, correct maps, and OMC H x i' tPJwnH IJ'BP' UB9Ksmpajpunq ogooooo

. bloom with perennial beauty. For have inquired of many of the leading civil answers. Call, or write to <> 0 -.nen ...

one I have never lost my fath in the grain and feed dealers of the State L.R. TUTTLE,Passenger Agent, c .dllaolaA' I Id O O CO IOIOCQCQ ;
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future of Florida, having suffered loss and have been unable to procure 90 W. Bay St. Jacksonville, Fla. o ti -=

any. Yours truly, C. P. ATMORE,G. P. A.,Louisville,Ky. C .J 'uonoa.lJaa
and change at divers times and. places
GUY HASSARD. : o. I xzxWanr .

j before finally settling in this part of Rosewood, Levy County, Florida, April 28th. Cow-Peas, Cow-Peas, Cow-Peas. a:

the world, have not been unduly,cast Apply to W. A. Bours, whose ad- Now is the time to plant in your w "wu m- .

down by the losses of the past win- vertisement appears in another col groves.300 bushels I have"Clays.just received" .5 p r Ecx U'BJuJ'B.I PUB' saqoui.C11sa'u\ 8888888 -t Eo4

. umn.-ED. DISPATCH.Scott's : '
bushels *
:-I ter.Will 300 "Whippoorwills. H 03

you please send me a copy of e 4 200 bushels "Red Rippers." s- w., IJ'BJ tic ooo.....<:o..o goo oocdcE dg.-
u'BaI :o<:o<:o<:o tO'O
Emulsion of Pure Cod Liver Oil, =<
DISPATCH of the 19th 100 bushels "Blacks." S ......Q)
the inst., from with Hypophospliites, x ... ooooooow () timinmluiw
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some cause no number of that date has Is Remarkable as a Flesh Producer. 100 bushels "White Crowders. ;O 33 0 I o ff5f :B 3 "bE
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The increase of flesh and strength is Send for prices, oooogoo
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perceptible immediately after commencing OOhhl I..OOOO._ 0 q
a neighbor I was permitted to read 20 West Bay Street, -
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i; was particularly Cod Liver Oil emulsified with the Hy- .as
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; a piece in regard to the relative merits pophosphites is most remarkable for .2o) I c ill
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I of California and Florida from an its healing, strengthening, and flesh Marble Iron Rail- -O :" T :" .. .. .. '.. i s
the undertaker, for I I : ?to : .0.. 0

"Old Californian." It seems to me producing qualities.. .-*. _ ing and all kinds of Cemetery Work.A 03 O :!pooj: !et5"'f4: : c ,Q d.=

that would be excellent for an immi- Body Typo for Sale. full line of Wooden and Metallic o-> : H H P\: .... O.'O 00 QQ'00) I I.

, gration pamphlet, as the writer is evidently 800 pounds Long Primer, second Cases and Caskets always on hand. E .' Q<: 'E O'ebb:s .q.,'O me-.o oN

f1 a disinterested party. hJ.tnd-unod condition. For sale All orders to, 25 ::' '" .' b;:: gy 0 .D tCtCZ

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Unrivaled FJt.rili.zer.or! Orange Trees. I SAVANNAH, FLORIDA AND WEST'N

Special to Orange Growers: in Real Estate Real Estate Agency.

The price of Calcined Humus is $20 per ton -
delivered at your nearest depot; but to meet Healthy Lands! Low Prices .
the emergency of the present season! VERY .
LIBERAL TERMS will be cheerfully given. Core ItAL"V.A. will buy a fine residence lot at Kissimmee offers the best chances for set- .
respondence respectfully solicited. ][ $b00,Tampa. Easy terms. tIers In Florida. It Is the coming district as
Address .' :W.W.. IIIOKS, all who know the H.ate testify. There is.Big
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J .. Fort Mason, Fla.A. WAYCROSS SHORT LINE I will buy 200 acres high rolling Money for investors in Town Lots.

$5000 land adjoining the new town of High Pine and Hammock LandsAt
E. DROUGHT, F. II. 8KKLDING. Pemberton, Junction of South: Florida and
Cashier. All Trains of this Road are Run by Ceniial; ((90th) reasonable prices.
Railroads and the Wlthla-
President. Florida Southern
Meridian Time, which Is 33 Minutes Siiwu\ r
than Jacksonville Time. coochee River. Also good land for Truck Farming. A few ,
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KISSIMMEE CITY BANK, small Bearing Groves on tracts of from
ON AND AFTER SUNDAY, MARCH 7,, $'I 00 will buy a residence lot in Oriole a Twenty to Eighty"acres, at very low prices.
ORANGE COUNTY, FLA. 1886, Passenger Trains will leave aim arrive I new Railroad town on S. F. R.R., in These Groves are easily enlarged and afforda
daily, as follows: Hernando county. Easy terms: concessionsto good start. Correspondence solicited.
those who will build. Place rapidly im-
CAPITAL $GOOOO. NEW ORLEANSEXFRE3. proving. BO**WELL &; HOSE I

Leave Jacksonville dally at.............. 1:45: a m Klsslinmee, Orange Co., Fla. !
Arrive at Jacksonville daily at.......... 7:1 p m
Transacts a general. Banking business. LeaveCallahan daily at..................... 8vl: a In $1 :will buy a handsome lot In'Parkersburg.l1arioncountyfacing SIZE 40XIN FEET: $4. \
-* Arrive Waycross daily at.. ........... .10:15 a ro on Cooper JOTS, .
Leave Gainesville..........:...................... 6:15: a m Park. Send for colored map. Property of- Lakeview on Kingsley Lake -
Buys and sells'Exchanged" Letters of Credit Arrive Gainesville.............................. 8:25: a m ered very cheap. tJ( $50 buys a orerLUrilUAJ I
'cashed. Arrive at Thomasville daily at.......... 1:39: p m tract for .
Arrive at Bainbridge daily at........... ,3:35: p m $15 pi will buy a large building lot in J All ORANGE GROVE.
Has correspondent In all the chief towns I Arrive at Chattahoochee daily at.......4:04{ p m Windsor, Alachua county, a flourishing Send 2 cent stamp for Map!'etc., to
of Florida, also Seaboard Natknal Bank and Arrive at Pensacola via L. & N.R.R..lu:10: p ra I place. -
Messrs. C: M. Whitney & Co., New York. Arrive at Mobile via L.&N.R. R........ 2'J5:: a m TROPICAL LAND CO.P. Fla.
In Great Britain: The Bank"of Ireland Arrive at New Orleans viaL.&N. R.R 7:20: a m will buy 400 acres land adjoining O. lox 158, Jacksonville,
Royal Bank of Scotland, Bank of British Pullman Buffet Sleeping Cars to and from $5000 Windsor. Easy terms. Only REFER TO Ex-Gov. Geo. F. Drew,
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North America and Melville, Evans ,
Jacksonville, Pensacola, Mobile: and New $500 cash required; balance on long time to I McLean St. Augustine.
London. ,
Orleans. suit purchaser.
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FAST MAIL.

FAST MAIL STEAMERSFOR Leave Jacksonville dally at................ 1:4J: p n> $2 50 ,will buy a well located lot ,of 10
U. S. Arrive at Jacksonville daily at..12:00 m acres at Oriole; land..all high and J. E. M'CINNISS, ..

Leave Callahan daily at.................,... 2:25: p m dry; originally selected" for orange culture.
Leave Chattahoochee at......;...........:. .11:10: am Long terms of credit. Only$25 cash required, Room No. 10, Bostwick's Block,
1 JL.eave, ,Thomasville at........................ 1:20: p m and an equal amount'per annum plus the in- .
Pal a t tka.a a ll' ': All Lalllin( s sON Leave Gainesville at........................... 6:15: a m terest on, deferred payments. The easiest Jacksonville, Florida, .
Arrive Gainesville.............................. 8:25 a m terms offered on high dry lands .In, Florida.
Leave Live Oak at............................... 9:30: a m Enquire for particulars:
Arrive at Waycross daily at.............. 4:20: p m will buy a fine 10-acre lot close by REAL ESTATE -'
UPPER ST. JOHN'S RIVER Arrive Brunswick via B. & .1. R. R... 8:20 a m $450 station Candler, Marion county.
Arrive at Jesup daily at........,............. 5:55: p JM Very place good lands.
prosperous ; and Sold.
TAMPA MANATEti; RIVER Arrive Hrunswick'via' E. T. V. & G... 8lOp m Bought::
Arrive Macon via E. T. V. & G' R. R..ll:35:; p m $22 5 will buy a choice 5-acre lot at Can-
Key West Havana and New ''Orleans. Arrive Atlanta via E.T. V. &G.R.R.. 2:10 p m dler, close by the station. Houses for Rent in desirable portions of the
Arrive Chattanooga via-E.T. V. & G. 8:10 a m
Arrive Cincinnati; via C. W. R. R........ 6:30 p m $400 will buy a 40-acre tract of high roll- city.' City property handled and t .
DEPARTURES Arrive at Savannah daily at............... 7:40 p m iig pine land lying a little off from returns made promptly.
DOUBLE DAILY Arrive at Charleston daily at............. 1:10: a m the S.S., O. & G. R. R. in Marion county. Sat-
Arrive Washington,D.C.,daily at 11:00: p m isfactory terms to buyers. Conveyancing done carefully and at short j

PEOPLE'.S LINE STEAMERS Arrive at New York daily at............... 6:50: a m $5'20 will buy a beautifully located notice.

Pullman Buffet Sleeping Cars,Jacksonvilleto Whole block of lots in Parkersburg.Money Correspondence solicited.. _dec21-6m
New York-and Jacksonville to Cincinnativia in it for the right man. Over 300 lots
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Jesup. now sold. ORANGEHIGHTS.

Steamers H. B. PLANT, of the People's Pullman Buffet Sleeping Cars, Washingtonto $150 I will buy 10 acres good orange land
Line and CITY OF J JACKSONVILLE of the Jacksonville.EAST. I adjoining Parkersburg. "
De Bary-Baya Merchants' Line will run as "Healthiest Place in Florida.
will buy 80 acres high rolling
Line FLORIDA EXPRESS. $2 500 .
follows: Leaving the DeBary-Baya land adjoining' Floral City in I r
Wharf at foot of Laura street: Leave Jacksonville daily at......;........ 5:0u: p in Hernando county. Money in it for subdivision I High, rolling, fertile lands, pure water :rail
Leave Savannah, Florida and West- Arrive at'Jacksonville.daily at........... 7:50: a m into lots. Terms to suit. road facilities and Northern society. !superior : -
ern Railway wharf Jacksonville, Leave Callahan daily at....................... 5:40 p m location for fruit and vegetable culture.A .
daily on arrival of Fast Mall train.. Arrive at Callahan............................. 6:59 am will buy 80 acres good high rolling few choice residence lots given to parties
Leave_Jacksonville...........................;.? 3:00: p m Leave W ycross:;:..,.."........?................ 8:00: pm $800,pine land north of Couper on N'. S. who will build houses. Send stamp for full
Leave Green Cove Spring.................... 5:10: p m Arrive Waycross daily at..............., 5:10 a m R'y in Hernando county Good neIghbor- information.
Leave Tocoi! ........-....;.....;...................... &:15 p 11\ Leave Gainesville daily at.................. 3:50: p m hood. nov9-ly C. B. PALMER.L. .
Leave Palatka.....................................; 8:40 p Iq: Arrive at Gainesvilledaily at ............ 9:15: a m will buy 20 land at Oriole _
Leave Welaka....................................:.1050 p m Leave Live Oak daily.at..................... 7:15 p m $600 with Lake Front.acres MORETON MURRAY, |f CHARLES MONAR
Leave Astor.:............ .......................... 2:00: am Arrive at Live Oak daily at............... 5:55:') a m Notary Public. Justice of the Peao
-Leave DeLand Landing...............:....... 4:15: a m Leave Thomasville: daily at.................H:2": ) p m $ 1 000 will) buy a handsome 80 acre tract McNARY.
Leave Blue Springs ........................... 5:00: a m, Arrive at Albany daily at.................... 1:41: a m southwest of Oriole, close by improvements MURRAY &
Arrive Sanford, South Florida Rail- Arrive Montgomery via Central R. R. 7:10: a m ; commanding building site; line

road wharf...... ................................... 7:00 a m Arrive-Mobile via L. & N. R. R.......... 2:25 p m land. EAST COAST LANDS .
Arrive Sanford, City wharf.................. 740 a m Arrive New Orleans \ia L. & N. R.R. 7:30: p m 1200 will buy 40 acres land, high and
Arrive Enterprise................................ 8:10: a m Arrive' Louisville via L. & N. R. R.... 2:2o a m $ dry,adjoining town plat of Oriole.A "Halifax River," Volusia County,Fla. .
Leave Enterprise................................. 8:30: a m Arrive St. Louis..4: ............................. 7:40 a m fortune for some one by sub-dividing into All kinds of Grove Lands; splendid Bull
RETURNING, t Pullman Buffet ,Sleeping tars between building lots. ing Lots on and near River. Address, wit
Leave SanfordCity wharff..A'.V.\.l; : I 6:25"> p m Jacksonville and St. Louis, via Thomasville $600 will buy 40 acres of land adjoining stamp, at Ormond. Volusia County' ,Fla. \
Leave Sanford;South Florida wharf 7:00 p UI Albany. Montgomery and Nashville, andPullman preceding. sle I -Iv

Leave Blue Springs............................. 8:50 p m Palace Sleeping Cars to and from will buy 80 acres land adjoining
Leave DeLand Landing...................... 9:2-; pm Montgomery and Gainesville'. $12 50 the Company's lands at Pemberton FLORIDA
Leave Astor.............................:..........11:25) p m J JACKSONVILLE EXPRESS. which they have laid out in building lots.

Leave Welaka........................................ 2:15: a m Leave Jacksonville............................. 7:00 m River front. A bargain.
Leave Palatka.'................. ..... .............. 4:30: a in Arrive Jacksonville............................. 7:00: p m will buy 120 acres fine land be- FERTILIZER COMPANY,
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Leave Tocoi.
Leave Callahan.............;.;..!.;............... 8:00: p m tween Dade City and Tucker- E. T. PAINE, Prest., 44 East Bay,St. .
Leave Green Cove Spring.................... 7:15 a'm Arrive Waycross.................................10:15 p m town in Hernando county.
Arrive Jacksonville. ............................ 9:45 a m Arrive Brunswick via B. & W. R. R... 7:08: a m will buy 40 acres splendid high Florida Orange Food, $23 per ton.

Connecting at Tocoi with St. Johns Railroad Arrive Albany via B. & W. R. It ,....... 4:00: a m $400 land, two miles from Brooksvllle. Florida Vegetable :Food, $28 per ton. "
at Palatka with Florida Southern; Arrive Macon via Central R. R.......... 8:10: a m
Railway ; at Astor with St. John's and Arrive Atlanta via Cenrallt. R........i2:10 n'n $800 will bny a young orange grove, 265 This'Fertilizer has been thoroughly tested

Lake Eustis Railway; at DeLand Landing Arrive Jesup.........................................12:05 a m trees, some beginning to bear; for the past six years on Orange Groves in
with JeLandand St. Johns Railroad; at En- Arrive Brunswick via E. T. V. & G.... 6:00: a m grove in fine condition; Clay county, fine
satisfaction.Send .
terprise with A. C., !I' t. J. & I. R. Railroad lor Arrive Macon via E. T.'V. & G. H,. R... 6:10: a m neighborhood; quarter: mile from Kingsley Florida and has given entire
Titusville; at Sanford with steamers for In- Arrive.Atlanta via E. T. V. & U.R.R.11:15 a m Lake. for Circulars and Certificates.

dian River, and with trains of the South Arrive Cincinnati....................:............ 0:50 a m $ I' nnn will buy 160 acres high'pine land -
Florida Railroad for Tampa; at Tampa with Pullman Buffet Cars and Mann Boudoir in Hernando county; place has :
the steamer Margaret of the People's Line Cars via Waycross, Albany and Macon; and several hundred dollars worth of improve- COW --PEAS.
"for points on Tampa Bay and Manatee River: via Waycross!; ,, Jesup and Macon ; between ments on it including house; Railroad survey ,
connecting with steamships Mascotte! Jacksonville and Cincinnati. Also, Through runs through place. 300 bushels Re.d Rover, Clay.Whippoorwlll
Hutchlnbon and Whitney for Key West and Passenger Coaches between Jacksonville and CSF nnn will,buy 810 acres finely located and White Peas for sale. ,, '
Havana every Monday,:Thursday and :Saturday Chattanooga, via Albany; and Jacksonville CPOUUU land In Hernaudo county. Will I I
arriving at Key West Tuesday Frl Friday and Cincinnati, via Jesup.lClIARLESTON sell all or part.IIEIES. E. T. PAINE, Prest. .
and Sundaysand Havana ; .
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and Monday. EXPRESS

Returning steamships leave Havana on Leave Jacksonville.-......,.................... 7:30: a m \
Wednesday Thursday and Saturday; Key Arrive Jacksonville......?. ...............,.10-30 p m SAMPLES1.oOf'or13Week..The.
West Wednesday, Friday and Saturday ar Leave Callahan .......%....................' 8-10am: IN FLORIDA be mailed securely wrapped to any address In the
riving at Tampa Sunday, Thursday and Sat- Arrive Waycross.....;.....v....... ............10:00: a m United States / OQHIS'O for Throe Months
day, at New Orleans on Monday. Arrive Jesup........................................11:29:: a In on receipt of V* I"! E LO One Dollar. Liberal -
A freight steamer of the People's or De Bary- Arrive avannah................................ l 1:2.i: pin discount allowed to Postmasters Agents and {
Baya Merchants Line, leaves Jacksonville Arrive Charleston.............. .....T.........'. 6:51): p m Oriole, lloniunilo County.Send Clubs.The POLICE MAILED GAZETTE
daily, at 6,p. m. Returning leaves Sanford Arri Washington..........................."' 3-i: "i inm for colored of Oriole and of Now York is tho ONLY legitimate
dally,at 9a.m.Racing Arrive New York.................................10:35: p m stamp Map Illustrated Sporting and Sensational
home in Florida
information how to get a Journal published on the American t
Ity the floats of this Company IM Pullman utlet11eeplng! Cars between close by Railroad In active operation. Splendid continent. Apply for terms to FREE I
Strictly .l* 'ohU ltf'd. Jacksonville and Washington. orange lands. Large number of new
Richard K. Fox, Franklin Square, New York. ;
For further particulars Inquire 01 Through Tickets-sold to all points!:! by Hail groves already begun. Purchasers rapidly __ ____ .
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JNO. : Chief Clerk. through. Also berths tive but little cash required.
Sleeping Car plan ;
Office Waycross Steamboat Whari, and sections secured at {the Company's Office bargains offered. IRON G

W. 'M.1 DAVIDSON Jacksonville, F R. In Astor's Building,82 Bay Street,and at De.}
pot Ticket Office and board lDrIOFISend
on People's Line W. B. OLARKSON
General Traflio Agent, Astor Building. Steamers H. B. Plant and Chattahoochee. ,
C. D. OWENS: Traffic Manager, '
Savannah, Gn JAS. L. TAYLOR, Office : 72 J W. Bay St., up stairs, .I-- for prices
H.S. HAINEH f$, Geq'l) Manager General Passenger Agent t.'R I and Illustrated Catalogue
RR.VannB II.CiM. I G. FLEMING, Superintendent. t .Jacksonville, Fla. I CINCINNATI ((0.) CORRUGATING CO.3S .

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1st.., They carry the Largest,assortment of Fancy Groceries in the State. ,: Type and Improved Machinery.EVERY ",.,'. J1i F:

2nd. They are doing the largest business of any Fancy Grocery. establish-

ment in Florida. .
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3rd. at about' New York prices, freight added.
.., They. ., are selling. goods
4thvl .They WARRANT'every aticle sold by them.

< 6thr\ They J issue: reguliaF;;-Monthly':'Wholesale} Price Currents. ; ,. ;:,. PRINTING RULING AND BINDING
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| [Asliely Soluble Guano, a complete high grade Fertilizer. .. ;; ;;;!; .'

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QAsiiloy Dissolved lloiies. Ashley Acid Phosphate.

'Pure'Ground'.Raw Bone' ; Pure Ground Pish, Nitrate. of Soda Sulphate Ammonia, KalnltMuriate STEREOTYPING IN ALL .. BRANCHES, .,(.4'..:

: ,;:"Potash-,:Cotton Seed Meal, etc. "

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60 Fancy Pictures, and 25 elegant NURSERIES SEEDS ETC i of
DARDS Cards in Gilt Edge Silk Mot/ice to Shippers Oranges
I Fringe, Hidden Name, &;C., 1
Songster,1$50 Prize Puzzle,and
8 parlor games, all for lOcts. Game of Authors, lOcts
IVORY CO., Cllntonvllle, Conn.PIANOS&ORGAj. Fruitland Nurseries, VIA SAVANNAH AND ATLANTA ;FAST FREIGHT ROUTE.



AUGUSTA GA. -
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S, from headquarters, at P. J.: BERCKMANS Proprietor. THE special attention of Shippers called to the [EW SCHEDULE arrangements ol
j wholesale prices. All goods these old established Railroads through Georgia, in coj) section with the Cincinnati Southernand
I guaranteed.till instruments No money asked Nashville, Chattanooga and St. Louis Railways t. Western Points. Inquiry into the
I and fully tested. Wens merits of the roads that constitute this line, will sat! fy Shippers as to their reputation for
i before purchasing. An investment of 2 cents may reliable Train movement. These roads are long establ ,ihed, and their Schedules not experi-
: save you from 850.OO to 81OO.OO. Address ments. Just claims promptly paid. Any Information .n regard to the Line cheerfully given.
JESSE FRENCH, Nashville Tenm The new edition of our Spring Catalogue Is We give below figures that will show the bestpossibl TIME between Jacksonville and Cin
Wholesale Distributing Drp't for the SoutA. ady for mailing. cinnatl,and all points West:
Shippers desirlnf.to take advantage of these routes vill give explicit directions, and see
that their or Railroad Receipts, read vt Savannah and Central Railroad of
Georgia
; ANTEE' The stock of FAST FREIGHT SC]! EDULES.

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penses Greenhouse and Bedding Plants,

I goods to distribute dealers,circulars or $40 in a your month vicinity.and Bus ex. Leave J ville.S.( F. & W. Rl ........................................ ....... 6aJU pm
iness honorable penses to permanent,pleasant&easily operated. Palms, Roses, Evergreens, etc., Leave Gainesville......................................( '.......................................... ...... 2:00 pm
I All expenses advanced. SAMPLE CASES FREE. No Leave Savannah............................................................... ... ............................................. 3:40: pm
I 1 stamps required. No humbug. We mean what we say. I I Leave Macon....................... .............................................. ................................................. 2:38 am
Address NATIONAL SUPPLY CINCINNATI COMPANY, O1HO.. | Leave Atlanta................................................................... ................................................. 9:35: am .. !
I Bradford Dlock. Suitable for immediate planting is unusually Leave Boyce. ............................................................. :................................................. 8:20 pm ,
II,I large and select Arrive Cincinnati............................................................ .................................................. 5:00: am t
I I I II II The former large area of glass of our Floral Leave Chattanooga.......................................................... .................................................10:20 pm
department has been largely increased of Leave Nashville............................................................... .................................................. 5:15: pm
: A. N. DOBBINS BRO. late, thus giving every facility for the pro Arrive Louisville............................................................... ....... ................. ........................ 6:00: am
duction of first-class stock at the lowest
prices.Catalogues. W. H. LUCAS, Agent G. A. WHITEHEAD, G. F. A.,
mailed free-address as above. Jacksonville Fla. Savannah, Ga.
W. F. HHKLLMAN. Traffic Manager,
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DEER ISLAND


GARDENS Al NURSERIES THREE SICK CONSTIPATION DYSPEPSIA-HEADACHE, ,, ILLS I



A Remedy for all Diseases of the Urer Kid.. ...
OAKLAND, ORANGE ( O., FI t. G b Orchard Wate neya. Stomach and Bowel. positive
cy )\ ra cure Con8Upation.for ))y.pe 81a se.onetotwotea8Poonful., 81ek Headaehe,.

Pot Grown SClll -'I'rolical Frail i I I Genuine Crab Orchard Salts in sealed )packages at 10 and 2:,cts. No genuine salts sold In bulk.
CRAB ORCHARD WATER CO., Prop'rs. SIMON N. JONES Manager, Loalnl1Je.Ey.r

Gun, Locksmiths, and Stencil Cutters, and Ornamental Trees, '.

Plants and Vines.
24 LAURA STREET
... No Loss in Transplanting.Catalogue THE BEST

JACKSONVILLE FLORIDAGunsmithing l
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done in all its branches.

I 'E. CHAMPLIN, 3 1.. We will guarantee the II LOVELf WASHER to do better .
IRON SAFE WORK r I / work and do it easier and in less time than any other machine
nov29-ly Oakland, Orange Co., I Fla. in the world. Warranted five years, and if it don't wash theo
Special rates; on Stencil Cutting, by mail. e clothes clean without rubbing, we will refund the money.

oct 8tfORANGE FOREST HILL NURSERY, AGENTS W ANTED : Ik :& )

100OOOOrange Trees for Sale Cheap J il I PROOF that Agents are making from 875 to S15O per
Twenty thousand budded from bearing trees ?" _=_- month. Farmers make$200 to$500 during the winter. Ladies -
of the best and choicest varieties on sour. /I\\&/, havo great success selling this Washer. Retail price only
TREES. stocks three and four years old. Our stock 1l INgrown 1I l I u'I' ''i I I 1 'fi,? S3. Sample to those desiring agency S3. Also the Gel*.
y'' 'fJ!) -_ brated JEYSTONEVRINGERS at manufacturer'
on high, dry, light soil, is hard.\ II hq
healthy, and free from Insects. we aspire to lowest price. We invite the strictest investigation. Bend
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offer the best trees for the least money. $25 I I I your address on a postal card forfurther particulars. .
Seville 1O.OOO{ to select from. Varieties : Swee to $30 per hundred, according to quantity.J. I t LOVELL
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Nonpareil Mag S. BROWN & SON. ERIE PA.
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num Bonum and Late, budded in 1881 nov6-6m Fruitland, iI'Iq
1882 and 18i'3 on sour stocks four years old
Price, from 25c. to $1 each.

+; ALBERT St. Nicholas FIIIES, Fla., Nurseries of Lake W oir! Go CECIL H. PLUMMER, iC



50 Chromo or 25 Hidden Name Cards, name !100,000 Orange and Lemon Trees.Our .
A FRIEND IN NEED.Dr. .
: on, lOc. Samples and terms, 4c. Crown VETERINARY SURGEON
; Ptg. Co., Northford, Ct. nov23eow3tGHILLSsfEVER trees are very thrifty, three and four Sweet's
year old stock, % to 1/ inch diameter, with ,
one year old buds. Nurseries easily acces- I INFALLIBLE I LINIMENT I
-lMe\ to Florida Southern Railroad. Send for
Student of the Royal Veterinary College of
atalogues.; AddressE. Prepared from the recipe of Dr. Stephen
MtU: S B. FOSTER, Manager London, Sweet of Connecticut, the natural Bone Set-
dec2My South Lake Weir, Fla. ter. Has been used for more than 50 years,
'f.I and is the best known remedy for Rheuma-
aeYlcYoRYo R Will answer all communications through let- tism,Neuralgia,Sprains,Bruises,Cuts,Burns,

I .!\. J. BEACH & SON, ters and telegrams. wounds and all external injuries.
SOLD BY ALL DUUOGISTS-TRY IT.
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I Our stock NURSERYMEN.of Fruit Trees is large and fine, Office in Orlando, Fla., at
and in good order. New Fruits,among which '
Reed & Foster's Stables.
J(1JiC.\ are the White'' Adriatic Fig, tanPedro and
White Genoa. l1if# loul'.m.tanntI

OsBead Catalogue free. .AddressA.

1HtCKAMI'IO}(' ser 28-l J) J. IIUAC11. Paint Ac.kat SON Fla.e.l I SAM JONES' Over Sam 600 Jones pp. Illustrated.condensed.

., CURED I! OnlysubscriptionedltiOD
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A 8I16LE TBI1L
this Testimony then TRY eon-! SERMONS, Steel portrait and fee-
vinces the most skeptical simile Jones' card denouncing -
IT for yourself. I GERMAN ASTHMA LUnbreUevestnel Instantly I *GE'TS' WANTED pirate editions.
( ---- Address Mr. Jones' pub- -
Proprietors have many letters like these; |most violent attack; insures comfortable sleep;I 1I"lIpl' ritANMTON A NTOWR Cincinnati. O.
(effects cures where all other remedies fail.No I
BETTER THAN QUININE.Mr. 1 waiting for results. Its action isl
Mr. M. M.\ Kesterson Dorsey Co., Ark. immediate, direct and certain, and a!
; "I I can certify to the fact that Hughes' (cure is effected nil CURABLE CASES .
l"Jt permanently oared me. Refer to me at any time." I -- --
Tonic j i.-; the best chill tonic I ever tried. I I Hon. B. Lott St. Paul,Minn.
coi. .'.kr it better than quinine." I"!am entirely restored to health by German Asthma!
i Cure." That. fitton, Hamilton, Ohio.l
CURES CHRONIC CASES. 44th YEAR. ("German Asthma Cure fl'aU you claim for It. It never!
Mr.\ 11. W. McDonald, Laurel Hill, l\liss'l falU. Prof. B. Von fingtrlin, Greenville, S. G.I TFIE
writes; Your 11 ughe!>'Tonic for chills and The Great Farm, Industrial and Stock "Hy oared physlolan me." reoommende Mr. M. L. Tetrick German,Londonderry Asthma Cure., OMo.I Iti Buy the Best. EUREKA
fever has never failed' yet, and I have sold it Periodical of the South. f Thousand of similar Letters on file. Ask any druggist Awarded FIIIBT Pre.
to a number of chronic cases. It cures them 1 about It. r mlum and Gold Med.
I every time." It embraces in its constituency the intelligent, (German Asthma Curo IB pold by all drng. al at World's Fair,New r rf
I progressive and substantially successful farmers jffists! at 50c.and :S1,or sent by mail on receiptof Orleans .
Ask Hughes'Tonic and Take No other Trial free to address for! WindU18overl2leadinM' The KIT.
of the South, and as an advertising medium price. package ,any JtKKA, after a trial
lt.8UUIFFMAN. M.It. Et.l'nul.Mlnn.f
PRICE $1.00 PER BOTTLE. for the Merchant, Manufacturer, Stock Raiser stamp lasting 4 mos was pro.
.__ and Professional Manis ABSOLUTELY UNEQUALLRR. nounced the beat overall
I Space judiciously employed in its columns is always and to-day stands
PREPAUKU -
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remunerative.
to 18 ft. diameter of wheel,either for
R. A. ROBINSON & CO., Advertisements, per line, 30. I Pumping Power Mills. Perfect in all

Wholesale Druggists LOUISVILLE, KY. Subscription, per annum, 81.50. and HABITS eared plication.parts and warranted.Also Mfrs.of Estimates the Adams on DIrt ap-.
For Sale by Druggists generally. Address, CULTIVATOR PUB. CO. OPIUM I at home without pain. Book >tt! Draft Horn Floor Horse PC"er.
particulars sent Free. .
Address Mfre.,
H --' .. .', .... P. 0. Drawer M. WUOLLEV,11.!>.,. .tlanta WOUDWAIID a "
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: TARIFF ON VEGETABLES IN EFFECT APRIL I 1886



Tariff to Western Cities from JacksonviMe\ Callahan, Gainesville and Live Oak ,

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Atlanta, Ga................... 35 70 00 Champaign, Ill............. ... ......... Gallioni Ohio............. ... ... ......... Lincoln, Neb.. .............. 94 156 40 Peoria, Ill...................... 65 116 00
Atchison, Kan.............. ...... ......... Dalton, Ga.............. ...... 40 80 00 is, Ohio............ ... ......... Macon, Ga..................... 25 50 00 Plttsburg-................. 66 126 00Adrain
Mich................ ...... ......... Dayton, O. ................... ... ......... Grand Rapids, l\Iich..... ... ......... Mobile, Ala.................... 40 80 00 Quincy J.Ill...................... ...... .........
Ann Harbor, Mich,...;.. ... ......... Delaware, Ohio............. ... ......... Henderson, Ky............. 55 100 00 Mont omery. Ala........ 35 70 00 Romet.ua........................ 40 80 00
Alton, 111....................... ... ......... Defiance. Ohio............... ... ........ I Hickman, Ky................ 55 100 00 Mansfield, Ohio............ ... ......... Rock Jsland. IU............ ...... .........
Anniston, Ala............... 40 80 00 Detroit. Mich................. 70 1 0 00 Indianapolis, Ind......... (j() 110 00 Masslllon, Ohio............ ... ......... Rochester, N. Y........... 68 134 00Birmingham.
..Ala... ..... 40 80 00 Danv111e Ill.................. ...:: ......... J effersonv1l1e, Ind...... 58 108 00 Mt. Vernon.} Ohio......... ... ......... Sandusky. Ohio...... ...... 5 116 00
Bloomington, III ......... ... ......... Davenportt.Ia................ ......' ......... JacksonvIlle, Ill........... ... ......... Memphis. 'J'enn... ........ 45 90 00 Sioux City, Iowa........... ... .........
Burl1ngton Ia............... ...... ......... Dubuque, lowa............ ... ......... Joliet. 111........................ ... ......... Milwaukee, Wis............ 70 120 00 Springfield, Ill.............. ...... .........
Belleville, 11................. ... ......... Des Moines. Iowa......... ...... ......... Jefferson City, Mo........ ...... ......... Madison, Ind................ ... ......:.. St. Joseph. 1\10............... ...... .........
Buffalo, N. Y ................. 66 126 00 Denver, Col................... 1 85 250 00 Knoxville. Tenn ......... 45 90 00 Minneapolis, Minn.....: ...... ......... st. Louis, Mo... ............. 65' 116 00
Bay Cit3.t!: Mlch.............. ...... ......... Dixon, Ill....................... ... ......... Kenton, Ohio................ ... ......... Madison, Wis................ ...... ......... Saginaw, 1\Iich........... .. ... .........
Bristol, .J.enn............._ ... ......... Elyria, Ohio.................. ...... ......... Kalamazoo. Mich......... 70 120 00 Montreal, Canada......... ...... ......... Springfield, Ohio........... ... .........
Clevelandt 0........... ...... 70 120 00 Evansvllle, Ind............ 56 106 00 Kansas City, Mo ........... ...... ......... Nashville, Tenn............ 45 90 00 St. Paul, Minn............... ...... .........
CincinnatI, Ohio.......... 55 100 00 East Saginaw, Mich..... ... ......... Lansing, l\Uch............... ...... ......... New Orleans.................. 45 90 00 Toledo.) 0....................... 70 120 00
Cairo, Ill.. .................... 60 110 00 East It.::) Louis, Ill......... 65 116 00 LaCrosse, Wis............... ...... ......... Newark"'phio............... ... ......... Terre lIaute, Ind .......... 60 110 00
; Columbus, Ky.............. 55 100 00 Emporia, Kan............... 1 05 162 00 Llma Ohlo.-;:....... ...... ... ......... Omaha, l'Ieb........:......... ...... ......... Toronto; Can..... ........... ...... .........
Columbus, Ohio........... ... ......... Erie, Pa ......................... 66 126 00 Lafayette, Ind............... ... ......... Ottawa, Can.................. ...... ......... Topeka, Jan................. 95 148 00
Columbus Ga............... 35 70 00 Fort Wayne. Ind.......... ... ......... Lancaster, Ohio............ ... ......... 011 City. Pa.. ................. 66 126 00 Urbana, Ohio................ ... .........
Council BlUffs} Ia......... ...... ......... Findlay, Ohio............... ...... ......... Leavenwortn, Kan ...... ...... ......... Pekin, Ill. ..................... ... ......... Wheeling, W.Va........... 66 126 00
Chicago, Ill.................... 65 116 00 I Fremont. Ohio .............. ...... ......... Louisville, Ky................ 55 100 00 Pana, Ill........................ ... ......... Winnipeg, 1\Ian............ ...... .........
Chattanooga, Tenn...... 40 80 00 Fort Dodge, Iowa......... 1 18 170 00 Little Rock, Ark........... 55 120 00 Piqua, Ohio................... ... .........


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Gainesville ew Branford............ .............. .... ............ . . . . .
Landings on st. Johns river ..............................;0............................ ........................ 30 60 35 70 40 80 40 80 40 37 75 .oo.. . . . . ... .
Stations on Fla. So. Ry north of and including Ocala ......................................... 35 70 40 8QI i 45 90 45 90 4. 90 42 85 .
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Stations on Fla. So. Ry., St. J. &: L. E. Division.................................................... 37 75 42 85, 47 95 49 95 47 95 47 95
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Stations on J., St. A. &: H. R. Ry............................................... .... . . . . . .
Pall!tka............................................ ...................................................... ..................... 30 60 35 70, : ...:. . . . . . .
st. It ugustine............................................................................................................. ... ... ... "' ... [ ... ... .... ... . . . . .
Stations on J'J T. &: K. W. Ry ...... .......................... .................................................. ... ... ... ...1 I ... ...... ... ...... ... ...... ... .. I . . . . . .
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Landings on Lakes Eustis and Harris .................................................................. 42 85 47 52 1 05 59,I 1 25 52 1 05 52 1
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From Belair to McKinnon, inclusive .......................... ..... .......................... ..... 40 80 45 90, 50 1 00 50 1 00 50' 1 00 47 . . . . . .
From Kissimmee to Acton, inclusive...................... ........ ................. .......;......... 45 90 50 1 00 55 1 10 55 1 10 5.5 1 10 52 1 02 oo . . . . .
From Plant City to Orienta, inclusive................................... ...... ............... ...... 50 1 00 5.'> 1 10, 60 I 20 60' 1 20 60 1 20 57 1 25 15 .oo.. . . . . . .
From Winter Haven to Bartow, inclusive........ .................................................. 55 1 10 60 1 20, 65 1 30 6.>1 1 30 65 1 30 62 1 . . . . . .
stations on F. It. &: N. Co. north orand including Ocala. ................................. 35 70 40 80; 45 90 45 90' 45 90 2 85 90 . . . . . .
Stations on F. R. &: N. Co. south of Ocala............................................................. 37 75 42 85 47 95 47 9.> 47 95 41 .I . . . . . ."
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The capacity of the Standard barrel must not exceed that of an ordinary flour barrel.
CONISTECTIONS. Excess of capacity over the above will be liable to pro rata excess of charges.
Car-toad Is estimated at 20,000 pounds, or 400 Standard Boxes. Excess of tnis
Doable daily'fast freight service for all points West via Albany, Jesup and Savannah Interior a ,rtie, '.,p,' ,vill hI' "hQ,, n(1 'n... nrn .....t<\. '",. lnQrt gh'I'1PT1h mvtcthe; tO one d' 'Jnwnon QTU'to
Daily fast freight all rail connection via the Atlantic Coast Line to all Eastern

and Coast points, including New York, Boston, Philadelphia, Baltimore, Washington and Prepayment one conslglee.of freight will not be required, but good order and condition of shipments
Providence. It Is clearly understood between the shippers and the
be absolute requirement.
York via the Ocean Steamship Company, leaving Savannah will an
connection for New
Tri-weekly transportation companies that no responsibility shall attach for loss or damage, however
Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.. occasioned unless ft be from negligence, and that such loss l must attach solely to the
Twice a week for Baltimore via the Merchants and Miners Transportation!: Co., leaving be located.
upon whose line such negligence may
Savannah Tuesdays and Fridays. company The charges advanced by this Line in good faith to connections at those points will not
Co. leavingHavannah
Weekly connection for Boston via the Boston and Savannah Steampshlp ,
be subject to correctloll by this Line.I .
every Thursday. In case the full name and address of the consignee must be given for insertion In
Co. leaving Savannah every every
Ocean
Weekly connection for Philadelphia via Steamship I
Bill Lading and) nn the: Way-bill
Saturday. will be charged at double rates.
Single shipments Western points
', Sailing days Steamships are subject to change without notice. I No single shipment taken for less than ffl to Boston, New York, Philadelphia and Balti!
more. If shipped beyond. they will be charged In addition the single package rates of connecting -
INFORM ATION I OTl HHTTIEUlfc: $. I Hnes nd cost of musfer.Stencils. .
i information furnished on application to any ot the agents
rates from points tributary to the above, add the rates of connecting shipping receipts
make through lines ton
For further Information, if needed, apply; to Agents of the or

I '' *\ above rates.of'the Standard Box for Vegetables are 8x14x22 inches, and! "th weight l Is D. OWKN8. JAMES L. TAYLOll,
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Agent for Sale of Lots in ,.,r.r; ; :f i,T:6: :_Tc'5' I! NOW FORMING. .,..';; : :; '
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Kissimmee City., West Kissimmee and I Special inducements offered to genuine settlers, not land speculators. The .':/..,.,;
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-_ .T. C. ROXBURGH, :
KISSIMMEE LAND CO.,

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FLORIDA' LAND A IMPROVEMENT CO., 1 w .{ ( = ,I+ '
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Special pains taken to select and suit views of buyers, either for settlement or Investment.
Town Lots, Orange and Fruit Lands, Cane and Rice Lands, Stock Pasturage Lands.
These Lands include all varieties of upland and lowland,and are adapted to Oranges, Lemons THE FLORInA SOUTHERN RAILWAY% COMPANY. '
Pineapples, Bananas, Sugar Cane, early vegetables, etc. and are chiefly.ln the Counties ,;
of St. Johns, Volusia, Brevard, Orange, Sumter, Levy, Hillsborough, Polk, Manateeand .' .:

Monroe.Our lands are selling rapidly. Thousands of settlers have located ou them during the.pastsix ; SITUATED IN THE COUNTIES OF. '. f.,
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. Columbia, Bradford, Clay, Putnam, Alachua, Levy, Marion, Orange -., ,< ,* .
Address all correspondence about the above lands toW -. "'

illim: C :i.taci-*y Sumter, Hernando, Hillsborough, Brevard, Baker, Polk & Manatee, .. ..'1't

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( t \ <'onsisting of the finest Orange, Farming and Grazing Lands in the State of Florida. Price.*

fel.25 to $5 per acre, according to location. ";._,,;
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For further information, apply to Office Florida Southern Railway Co., Palatka,Fla. -; :r f -

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Manager, "
L. N. WIDL.KIIE. s. CONANT, / :' '.t. ;
SANFORD, ORANGE COUNTY, FLORIDA. ,
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90,000, Acres of the Finest Lands in South Florida Chief Clerk, Land Department. (sep29yl) General Manager"1' ..


THE LAKE REGION OF POLK COUNTY.Two Jacksonville and Panama Park '

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hundred deep,clear spring lakes, within a radius often miles. Their high banks "
i timbered with a luxurious growth of pine and oak, and being on the very summit ol the = EXcb.an.g'e r. ,;_
f dividing ridge ol the peninsula of Florida. Its dry air offers an inducement to the invalid. :E l.ea1 ::EJs"'ta-te: ; : : : : .
r Its 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
k balmy climate can be enjoyed. Add to these the eminent suitability of the soil for the culture CITY AND SUBURBAN PROPERTY A SPECIALTY.
of the orange and other semi-tropical fruits, and the tact 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 up- Bearing Orange Groves choice'Bullding Lots and g.,od Garden land near the city for sale. "' .
;. wards, and will be sold on most favorable terms to improvers or settlers. Houses and Truck gardens for Rent and excellent lknd in lots of half an acre and upwards !
: ANCLOTE, HERNANDO COUNTY. in good location, for sale on monthly payments to parties who will Improve.
$ Groves planted and taken care of, houses built and improvements made for non-resi-
At the mouth of the Anclote river, on the Gulf coast high land in full view of the dents.
I ocean; salt air. salt water fish, miles of oyster beds. High land for residences and orange Q-SOOOOO Sweet Seedlings and variety of other fruit trees for sale.
groves, rich bottom land, perfectly drained for vegetable gardens. A sugar plantation of:200:! .4Eir' Money to loan on improved property.
acres now being established by a sugar planter from Cuba, who selected this point after J. S. BELL, Notary Public. I
1 f looking over the whole State. Post-office, store, church, school saw-mill and all requisites Office Hours at No.1 I Reed's Block, Bay street. City, i rom 9) to 11 A. M.
I. for settler. Protected from frost by the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico on the North At Panama Park

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do well for prospective purchasers to look at the lands offered by this Company before purchasing .
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I LIBERAL TERMS TO ACTUAL SETTLERS OR PRODUCERS.For 0 & *: cR I j

full particulars address, = -< =
BLOUNT & WHITLEDGE, Bartow Polk County, Florida.
G. M. MORRISH, Anclote Hernando County, Florida. as /: ..... T
I J. E. LAMBETH. Gainesville, Alachua JiV4t1 5A'( :.01 rI" 0' ih sw '-\II I
,; A. C. MARTIN Mackinnon. Orange County, Florida, or to c:
E. R. TRA14'FORD, General Manager,Sanford, Orange County, lorida. j'j;

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REAL ESTATE SOUTH FLORIDA RAILROAD. COMMISSION MERCHANTS.

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SUNDAY FEBRUARY 28, 1886, 5.50 a. m.,
220,000 ACRES Trains wild{ leave and arrive as follows: EstubHshcd 1871.
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Situated on each side of the STATIONS. 0 OZ Q"0 Z ,;.?Z L gz JEP're': =-o-rmr: .A..rJD: > ::JP FI..C>JJ E],

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South Florida Railroad and its - 9:1 PARK PLACE, NEW YORK.

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Bartow Branch R. R. ........ Consignments of oranges solicited. We have a trade that consumes all our oranges with
Sanford........ 0 8 00 ....... 4 4510 00 8 20} out having to send to auction. Remittances sent on day of sale. June8-ly

In the Counties of IBelair........ 3 8 10... 15710 10 8 35
ongwood... 10 8 :23..5. 1510 25 915 ESTADLISI-JED 18715.BEAN .
Orange, ,f Altamonte.. 12 8 2510 a.3 9 38
', ', Maitland..... 15 8 3510 45 1010
Polk, Winter Park 18 8 .. 5710 55 10 ao
OrlandoKissimmee........ 22 9 30..5. \ 2011 15 1135 E.
ISrevard; .. 40 9 1012 05 1 15 ,
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'. -., and Ilillsboroiigli. IHainesCity 6110 30 (d} ....... ........ Commission Merchant and Forwarder
Bartow J'nc 6810 47 6 17....... ........ 8 50 ,
3,000 A ores AuburndaleLakeland 7210 57 6 .. .............. 4 15
..... 831125 7 ........\ 40 Waycross Railroad Wharf, Jacksonville] Fla.
Plant .. 931145 8 ...... .... G 35
of these are NEWLY acqui ed Lands, which City. ; Branch
Seffner.......... 10312 10 8 50................... 7 20 Packing-House, IVaycross Railroad Depot, Gainesville, Fla.
having been for several yens reserved from Ar Tampa... 115 12 40 9 ................... 8)0) "
PM .A P 11NOnrI'l1 O 17 a, :23L & SB, Xj O 33O. O :33L St ,

sale are now offered. BOUND. And other Fruits and Vegetables,

These lands comprise all classes and gradesof
c-i e CO 90 O oo. PACKED, SHIPPED AND SOLD.
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South Florida soils. High Pine and Oak Wd 0 o 0 bJ)0' Reliable Correspondents in all the principal cities of the United States.

-the Backbone Hills in the famous ,STATIONS. _:3 :F; OZ wZ
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Lake and Hill region of t e Peninsula. r r- RIPENED AND PUT IN GOOD MERCHANTABLE SHAPE.
Leave- PM PM A M
Lake Views and Lake Fronts; large areas of Tampa........ .0 2 00 530 ........ 6 ao c.ro'vv> e r' !3"U.pp1ies.: :
Seffner.......... 2 30..6. 0.5 ........ 7 15
table lands well timbered with Pine,and Oak Plant City... 22 2 40 ....... 8 20 Have a full stock of Growers' Supplies-consisting of Cottonwood Thin Wood for Orange
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.. Boxes, which makes the Whitest, Lightest, Strongest and Cheapest Box in use. Beach
Lakeland. .. 32 3 30 ...... 9 35
undergrowth; Low, well-timbered, Pine Auburndale 43 3 00 ........ 10 20 (Bangor) Thin Wood, Dressed Pine'Heading, Hoops, Manilla Orange Wiaps, etc., etc., all ol
I ...... the best quality, and cheaper than the cheapest.
Bartow J'nc 47 3 : 18 .. 1125
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Lands; Prairie'and Marsh Lands set in rich JHainesCityKissimmee. 54 4 40. a5 PML v ........ Agent for the Sale of the Stevens Sizer and,the Dayton Tramway Fruit Car,

native grasses affording good pastures for .. 75 5 50..6.. 30 2 00 130 Send Oirculars and Stencils.
Orlando........ 93 5 \ 2 50 3 20 for sep4tfJOHN _
cattle. Also, Town Lots are offered ,in the Winter P'rk 97 5 ..... 3 02 3 50

MaitlandAltamonte....., 100 tf ...... 310 410
thriving new railroad towns of Kissimmee, .. 102 6 50.. .,.. 3 25 4 37 T. LESLEY, President. S. A. JONES, Gen. Manager. LAWSON CHASE, Sec. Treas.

Longwood... 105 6 ..... 3 35 5 15
c Winter _Haven, Bartow, Auburndale, Lake- $Belair,112 6 ........... 3 50 5 40 HILL BOEOUGH COUNTY REAL ESTATE AGENCY,
Ar. Sanford 115 6 40 7 50........ 4 00 555
land, Plant City, Seffner, l\1ango'Orient and K.'Wharf.....
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Dade City. I'_Pembcrtoii Ferry Brancb.--s.F.. R.R.
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For further Information apply to Land Department -
of Real Estate. We solicit correspondence. Send for our Descriptive
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o 5.5 3.40 Lv Pembert'n Fery Ar 9.3 9.1075
11 5.47 4.25 .........Owensboro ......... 8.58 8.27 6t The Machines are licht.; strong, Send now If you are Interested
GWYNN 16 5.58 4.5.5 ...........Dade City,......... 8.48 8.05 59 easyrunwng, ammruble In Farming,GurdetiiiiR,Trucking,
23 6.l7 5.2-j ...........Richland....:....... 8.31)) 7.2 )2 (.. in design and finish fur our 1880 Catalogue, which
Janl2-tf General Land Agent.W. 43 7.35 7.151...........Lakeland........... 7.40 5.4532 t Practical alldayTooln. fully describes ourCOBBESl'ONDENCE Seed Drills,
53 8.0Q 8.00..Plant City.......... 6.5 4.30 2'2 .
63 8.2) ............::--etlner............. 6.25 3,4512
M. LEDWITH. F. C. SOLLEE. 75 8.55 8.051.Arrive..Tampa..Leave 6.00 3.00 0 *
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S. L. ALLEN & C. ,
LEDWITH & SOLLEE Bartow Branch.-Daily except Sunday and Hollow Steel .
--- 127 and 129 Standard Horse Hoes
South Bound.
DEALERS: IN ,--- Catharine Street, and Cultivators. Free to all. ,,,,,,, ? ,a ,

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Leave..Bartow Junction...... 10.50 4.00 8.20
Headquarters for Haines City Property Leave....Winter Haven............0 4.15 8.40
Arrive.....Bartow ..................... 11.10 4.50 9.25

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eave Winter Havon. .. 12 6.12 :3,15: 7.35 10,11) '\<'
\ Arrive Hartow.J uuetlon 17 li.:11): ),, J.30: 7.50 10.20I "
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3 5.17 .......JFort tt.ed.! ..,..... 7.23 14
I *,c'loots on the highest 'I'r'nc'oi' 5 I I ,52,5 ..... ...JHut ledge...!...... 7r15 12

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IjJind .1 in Tropical I'lorida. t Flag Stations Trains! No. :3, o, :'j and ;
No. 1 and 2 Daily. I I I
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Trains. No. 4, 6,10 and 8 Dally except Hllnc.la)'. tld u'' Q I C 1 I I I 11 1 ,1 I i il,
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: land In South ""Floi Ida-rich, rolling and Connects River at Railroad OvId eo and points on I ;41 i I u I I I ILv
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southward large protect Merchants' Line of Steamers'
tropical ,fruit; There is no frost here. The DeBary-Baya t lOG 1.1,1-0, ,
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for Jacksonville' und ID..UOUKKS.; !
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fact of the Indians having -:
as home demonstrates be- St. Johns River, and with Steamers for Indian KO EIl. <<..::0.
of country a River and Upper St. JOh us. ll... i )
doubt that it is absolutely the richest
yond a for li'ortI'ers
portion; since it is their aim, on account of and At Dasslngernl1cpoints Kissimmee with\ Steamers on Kissimmee river. DKALKKH: IN : a'; i '\ "

aversion to labor- to find tho most fertile At Pemberton Ferry with Florida Sou I horn DL3FL:: O O :3ET" ;]Sf'G
tracts; thus affording large returns from a Railway for all points:! East and West, ISM! :DE3: "I? J&. "

very moderate expenditure ot'Jahor. and at Bartow with Northt I orida Southern ruminated! 11'011,1.11'0 l Proof Iron Shutters, &c., MoialulUiildrngsupplIes; .. .. "
. Come and !see! this town before, buying elseF.J.HINSON and houth.Through .
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Railway .. .Nooiiiun ,t Go's .:; ;
where.. Tickets sold at all regular stations State Agents, for J.: Van ft '
; points ,!North East and West.Flth'DIfIC 1'IETALIC SII1N ('; L I.J S, t'ft"f; ::.:

Haines City, Polk County, Fla. H. HAND, WcBt.Huy& btiiuti, t'hrd'lI.Ia.i, .:, '1.A. \
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I Great Southern Freight and Passenger Route between New England and THE CLARK'S COVE GUANO Co

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I ]First-Class Passenger Accommodations., HIGH GRADE CONCENTRATED MANURES

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.I GATE CITY, Capt. Hedge..........................................................:Thursday, April 22, at 9:00: p. in c3 % w O
CITY OF MACON, Capt. Kelley............................................... Thursday, April 29, at 2:30 p. m z
GATE CITY, Capt. Hedge..............................................................Thursday, May 6, at 7:30: p. m <(
CITY OF MACON, Capt. Kelley..................................................Thursday, May 13: at 2:00: p. m ::s. r
GATE CITY Capt. Hedge........... .. ............................................Thursday, May: 20, at 7:30 p. m I c.
CITY OF MACON, Capt. Kelley... ... ................................Thursday, May 27, at 1:00 p. m QCO m
GATE CITY, Capt. Hedge......... .. .............";................................Thursday, June 3, at 6:30: p. m aW .
CITY Ob' MACOr Capt. Kelley...............................................Thursday, June 10, at 12:30 p. m ,
GATE CITY, Capt. Hedge....................................................,.......Thursday, June 17, at 6:30 p. m THE BEST ITSTI ITJS33.
CITY OF MACON, Capt. Kelley...............................................Thursday, June 24, at 11:00: a. m AIL' : [
f GATE CITY, Capt. Hedge........ .....................................................Thursday, July 1, at 5:30: p. m Prof. Isaac Stone, in his article on Orange culture in the trade edition of the TImes-Union,
"Of all the fertilizers used on some 15,000treesthe Clark's Cove Orange-
Of tober,1885, says:
Through Bills of Lading and Tickets over Central Railroad of Georgia, Savannah, Florida better 'results than any other used." Send for Pamphlet and full particulars -
1 and Western Railway, and connecting with East Florida by the Waycross Short Line. Tree Food gave
(Florida Dispatch) and the Steamers of the b .i Island Route.W. dec7-tf t WIGHTMAN & CHRISTOPHER, State Agents.

H. RINc Nickerson's Wharf, Boston. 1
For Freight apply to RICHARDSON & BARNARD, Agents, Savannah, Ga. ;
For Rooms and Tickets apply to -VVXL.L.J.A..1\IJ: :: : : : .A... ::I3CoFI.S: ,

sepl-85 HENRY R. CHRISTIAN G. S. Agent,.66 Bay Street. (Successor to J. E. Hart,)
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The Oldest Seed House in the city. (Established 1875). }. =.

20 West Bay Street, Jacksonville, .

SAVANNAH LINE. WHOLESALE AND RETAIL

TJ: M E -FOR- .G-.A.FI.JE: : ] !::;:EEJS.: 'f!

I handle none but the Best and most Reliable Seeds. My new Catalogue will be sent free
55 to 60 Hours on application. Also, Wholesale Dealer in

betweenSAVANNAH .. NEW YORK Hay, Corn, Oats, Flour, Grits, Meal, BranWheat, 'I j


and .. ..:...u....=.....--.-...........- IIjC'1'II 1 ,..:,, "\\I ,.; -AND- GROUND FEED, SCREENINGS, COTTON SEED MEAL, Etc. eSTATE

NEW YORK .".':......... -- j J II "
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AGENT FOR
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PHILADELPHIA. I --- :_ PHILADELPHIAOcean J. E. Tygert & Co.'s 4 Star Brand Fertilizers. i



Steamship Companv. Comprising Guaranteed ORANGE 'TREE and Analysis.VEGETABLE


(Central or 90 Meridian Time.) FERTILIZER, '. PURE. GROUND BONE
TRADE it lUNC
Passage Rates Between Savannah and New YorK, MURIATE OF POTASH, <- SULPHATE POTASH,

To or from New York, Cabin, S:0: ; Steerage, $iO; Excursion (return trip), $32.00. NITRATE SODA, KAINIT ETC.
THE Magnificent Steamships of this Company are appointed to sail as follows: ,

FROM SAVANNAH TO NEW YORK. Prices on application. July 27 tfSOOFIELD'S I

CHATTAHOOCHEE, Capt. Catherine...............,............,..................Sunday, May 24:30: p. rn I
\ N NACOOCHEE. Capt. Kempton......,.............,..........,...................;....,Tuesday, May 4- 6:00: p. m
TALLAHASSEE, Capt. Fisher ............. ....... .............,.........,..............Friday, May 78:00: a. m IRON WORKS i
CITY OF AUGUSTA, Capt. Nlckerson,,....,............,......,....................Sunday. May 9-10:00: a. m
CITY OF SAVANNAH, Capt. H. C. Daggett,...........,................... Tuesday, May 11-12:00 in.
CHATTAHOOCHEE Capt. Catharine...?;..........................................Friday, .nay I 14- 3:00 p. In I Depot JJIACON GA. Manufacturers of the old and well known
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NACOOCHNE, Capt. Kempton.,....................................,....................Sunday, May 16- 4:30: p. m. 1 Adjoining Passenger .
TALLAHASSEE, Capt. Fisher ...,....... ..........,.,............,...........,.......Tuesday, May 18- fi:00: p. m(
CITY OF AUGUSTA, Capt. Nlckerson. ......,,....................................Friday, May 21- 8:30: a. m'' SCHOFIELD'S PATENTED
: CITY OF SAVANNAH, Capt. H. C. Daggett...................................Sunday, May'2:3: -oIJO.a.m:
:. CHATTAHOOCHEE, Capt. Catharine..?..........................................Tuesday, May 23:-11:30'a.: m
NACOOCHEE Capt. Kempton .............,............................................Friday, May 282:00: p. m
TALLAHASSEE, Capt. Fisher................................. ......................Sunday, May 303:30: p. m EMPIRE PREMIUM COTTON PRESS \

FOR PHILADELPHIA.

[These Steamers do not
carry Passengers.] The most substantial, best built, and fastest packing COTTON PRESS on the market. Packs
DESSOUG, Capt. .....................................................................Saturday, May 14:00: p. m horse
JUNIATA, Capt. DaSSett...............,.................................................Saturday, May ;- 8:30: a. m by water & steam1 Portable and Stationary Steam Engines and Boilers, \
DESSOtJG, Capt. T; ... ....................................................................Saturday, May 15- 4:00: p. m All sizes and styles-4 to tOO horse power. Shafting Mill Gear- .
JUNIATA, Capt.! Daggett.; ............. .......................................... .....Saturday, May 22- 0:00: a. m power.ing and Machinery a specialty Hancock Inspirators the best boiler feeder known i
DESSOUG, .apt. .,.......,....,............................................... .....Saturday, May 29- 2:3u:: p. m and acknowledged standard Iron Pipe and Fittings, Engine Trimmings, Brass valves,
Whistles, Lubricators, Rubber and Leather Beting, and everything pertaining to Foundry,
THESE PALACE STEAMERS, Machine and Mill Supply business. AddressJ.
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Connecting with the Savannah, Florida and Western Railway (Waycross Short Line) and
the Sea Island Route. S. SCHOFIELD & SON Proprietors
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 MACON, GEORGIA.AARLxN .
HENRY YONGE, Agent, G. M. SORHE1
Agent, ..
Pier .rf< :?? North River, New York CIty Exchange Building, Savannah, Ga --- --- -- ... --- -- --- .. -
W. L.JAMES, Agent, 13 S. Third Street, Philadelphia !
J. D. HASHAGEN, Eastern gent, Sa v., Florida & Western Ry. Co., :201 Broadway. Y. :NI.A.G-.A.ZJN"E: : ] .IFL: ]: 133ost
For Rooms and Tickets apply toIL : In TheVVe>rLd.:

R CHRISTIAN, Gen'i"! ollo-iting\ Agent, G'i' Hay street t. ......_"""" ..-.d'.,.,....... .4-_"..... .
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For large or small game-32 calibre.40 grains powder 33 cnL55.5 ::0 I
SHERIDAN'SCONDITION 40 cal CO j( gr.j 45 cal.70 and 85 gr. Tho strongest shooting: Title made ,_...
l'erfectaccuracy guaranteed and the only absolutely safe rUle ou tne mar-
reduooCd8 BALLARD GftllFy'Sporllnjr' nnd Tar.
cot JUlIe, world renowned. The standard
POWDER for target shooting, Hunting, and shooting galleries. All calibres from 22 to 45. Made in .
and Ii fourteen different styles, prices from 118.oo up. Send for Illustrated catalogue.
IB absolutely pure
highly concentrated.. ..S MARLIN FIRE ARMS CO., New Haven, Conn. '
1 la worth ll
a
ounce
of any other kind. It>strictly a medicine to be given with food. Nothing on earth will make hens lay liko Two targets made with one of our 22 calibre rifles, twenty consecutive sbots' <- 'Jy
It. It cures chicken cholera and all dir -asos of hens. worth:: its weight in gold. Illustrated book by after fifty shots had already been fired and no cleaning during the entire seventy
mall free. Bold everywhere, or Bent mall for 25 cents In stamps. 91-4 lb. airtight tm owns, $1, shots. These guns carry off nearly all the prizes at target matches because they ....
by mail, 120. Six cans by express,j id, for $5.00. DU. I. H JOHNSON & CO., Boston, Mass: we always accurate and reliable.



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