Title: St. Andrews buoy
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Title: St. Andrews buoy
Uniform Title: St. Andrews buoy
Alternate Title: Saint Andrews buoy
Physical Description: Newspaper
Language: English
Publisher: Emmons & Lynch
Place of Publication: St. Andrews Fla
Publication Date: May 13, 1897
Frequency: weekly
Subject: Newspapers -- Saint Andrews (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Washington County (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Genre: newspaper   ( marcgt )
Spatial Coverage: United States -- Florida -- Washington -- Saint Andrews
General Note: Description based on: Vol. 3, no. 27 (Sept. 28, 1893).
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Bibliographic ID: UF00073857
Volume ID: VID00174
Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: University of Florida
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Resource Identifier: oclc - 33065309
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First Last,' and all the




Washington County
West Florida
Against the Worldi




MAY 13, 1897,

NO. 7.

U U b


enatoi--Hon. Sam'l Pasco, Monticello
S Hon J. A. Henderson, Tallahassee.
hepresentatives-lstDistrict, S.M. Spark-
man, Tampa; 2d District, R.W.
Davis, Palatka.
Land Office-Register, J M. Barco; Re-
Receiver-ND Wainwright, Gainesville,
Governor-W. D. Bloxham; Secretary of
State, J. L. Crawford; treasurer C. B.
Cllins; Attorney General Wm. B. La-
mar; Comptroller, W. H. Reynolds; Su-
Serintendent )f Public Instruction, W.
N. Sheats; Commissioner of Agricul-
ture, L. 1B. Wombwell; Adjatant Ge -
eral,.Patrick Houston. Tallahassee.
First District-J. A. Henderson, Talla-
hassee; Second District,Samuel Pasco,
Twenty-fifth District-J. B. Clarke, We-
Representative, S. M. Robinson, Chipley,
County Judge, D. D. Melvin, Vernon;
Clerk of Court, County Clerk, Recorder
of Deeds, W. B. Lassitter, Vernon;
Sheriff, C. G. Allen, Chipley; Treasurer,
R. C.:Horne, Chipley; Tax Collector, A.
Q. Jones, Vernon; Tax Assessor, W,
B. Gainer, Econfina; Superintendent
of Public Instruction, W. Li Locky;
Chipley; Surveyor, Thos. Collins, Chip-
Justice of the Peace. W. I. Singleterry;
Notary Public, Deputy Circuit Court
Clerk, W. A. Emmons: School Super-
visor, R. F. Brackin; Post Master,Dr.
W. G Mitchell.
Postmistress, Mrs. M. B. Jenks.
?ostmaster and Nutary Public, W. H.
?oslmaster H.B. Smith.
Postmaster, S. W. Anderson
Postmaster, Mrs. R. Gay.
Postmaster, Martin Post.

notaries, E. Mosher, Frank Hoskins,
Postmaster, W. M. Croman; Coun
ty-- Commissioner, H. M. Spicer
Deputy Clerk of Courts, S. T. Walkley

Methodist-Church cor. Washington ave
and Chestnut st-Rev. W. M. Croman,
pastor. Preaching at 11 a. m. and 7:30
p. m. every alternate Sunday.
Y. P. S. E.-Prayer meeting at the
Presbyterian church every Sunday after
.oon at 3:30 o'clock. All are invited.
Baptist--Church, corner of Wyoming
aveuali and Vincinna.i street. Church
conferer :a ;turday before first Sunday
at 4 p. m. Sunday school every Sunday at
9:30 a. m. Preaching second and fourth
Sunday in each month. Rev. J.P. Smith,
Presbyterian-Church corner Loraine
avenue and Drake street.
3atholic-Church corner Wyoming ave-
nue and Foster street.
The northern mail, via Anderson, Gay,
Bayhead and Chipley departs every day
except Sunday at 3:00 o'clock; a. m.;
arrives every day except Sunaay at
7:40 p. m.
East Bay mail for Harrison, Cromanton,
Parker, Farmdale and Wetappo, leaves
St. Andrews going east every morning
at 6 o'clock and arrives, coming west
every afternoon at 1 o'clock.
(Incorporated Nov. 7, 1886.)
SCHEDULE OF RATES:-For each five
minutes, or fraction thereof, use of
Between St.Andrews Bay & Gay.... 10c
Bayhead 15c
Chipley. 25c
Chipley & Bayhead........ 15c
S Gay............. 20c
Bayhead & Gay ............ 5e
For transmission by telegraph 10c.
extra, not including telegraphic service.
A. J. GAY, Gen'l Mgr.

Parker Lodge No. 142
SA.. pF. & MA . ]M
Regular Communi-
/ cations on Saturday,
---"on or before each full
Visiting Brothers
Fraternally Invited.
W. A. EMMONS, Secretary.

Deputy Circuit Court Clerk and No-
tary Public for the State at Large; has
jurisdiction to administer oaths, take
afficavits, legalize ackuowledgments,
etc., anywhere in Florida. Special at-
tention given to land conveyances and
to marriage services. Office at the
BUOY Office, St. Andrews Bay.
Homeopathic Physician and Ac-
coucher. Office Pioneer Drug Store,
corner of Shell avenue and Michi-
gan street,
St. Andrews Florida
Proprietor East End Drug Store, of-
fers his professional services to the
citizens of St. Andrews Bay and
vicinity. Office at Drug Store.
.Residence on Buenna Vista avenue
opposite old Florida Exchange.
Notary Public and Surveyor. Special at-
tention given to all Notarial business
also to the Drawing of Maps, Charts, etc
Parker. Fla
Notary Public.
Will attend promptly to all business de-
manding his attention. Office on Bav-
view street, one block northeast of T
C. Danford's store.

One dollar a Year in Advance.

Display ad rates 50c per inch per month
Position and extraordinary condition
rates subject to special agreement.

False or True.
Written for the Buor.
A low, broad brow and laughing eyes,
And darkly waving hair,
That hangs, half curling, 'round a face
Bewitching and so fair.
A winning voice, like music's tone,
Beguiling every fear--
As soft as winds on April morn-
Yet toned in accents clear.
Ahl bright, sweet face, whose winsome
Has thrilled me through and through;
Ah! blue eyes like a summer s'ky;
Will she be false or true?
On a Sunset.
Written for the Buor.
There are clouds of amber and gold in
the west-
Beautiful clouds are they,
When the sun has softly cradled to rest
At the close of this golden day.
But they fade and they die, those gor-
geous clouds,
They fade to a leaden hue;
As ev'ning comes down with her sombre
shroud, c
And bids the parting day adieu. e
The soft winds sigh like an unseen i
harp, v
And the glit'ring stars I see;
As the night, with its shadows chill and
sharp, a
Enshrouds the world and me.

KNOWLEDGE comes, but wisdom

PATIENCE is a necessary ingredient
of genius.

THE secret of success is constancy
of purpose.

CIRCUIT court will convene at Ver-
non next Monday.
APOLOGIES only account for that
which they do not aiter.

the history of the world.


THE power of a sovereign state lies
in the amount of benefit it affords its

THE legislature should not trifle so
lightly with capital, for although
forgiving, it has pride.

THE course persued by the present
legislature seems to be one in which
a weak justice contends against gi-
gantic iniquity.

LEGISLATORS should forever bear in
mind that many words are required
to bridge an abyss created between a
representative and his constituents.

STUDY is the delight of old age,
the support of youth, the ornament
of prosperity, the solace and refuge
of adversity and the comfort of do-
mestic life.

GIVE a boy address and accom-
plishments, and you give him the
mastery of palaces and fortunes
wherever he goes; he has not the
trouble of earning or owning them;
they solicit him to enter and Dossess.

NATURE does not capriciously scat-
ter ter secrets as golden gifts to lazy
pets and luxurious darlings, but im-
poses tasks when she presents op-
portunities, and uplifts him whom
she would inform. The apple that
she would drop at the feet of New-
ton is but a decoy invitation to fol-
low her to the stars.

A Contrast.
DeFuniak Herald: The St. Andrews
BuoY is greatly wrought up over the
proposed county, Kirby. If the BuoY
is in the same road it traveled previous
to last November, we should say Kirby
county must be a good thing.
The above surreptitious thrust at
the BUoY's support ot sound money
is somewhat surprising, coming as it
does from a publication whose record
is widely known; with whose reason
for change the public is too thorough-
ly conversant. Should the Buoy
prefer it could reply at length, but
the growing drama has outgrown
such toys, and the remark will suf-
fice, that the BuoY's reader, at least
always know the attitude which it
holds upon public issues, which, to
say the least, marks a forcible con-
trast to the reputation of the esteemed i

The Arbitration Bill's Defeat.
Some surprise may be expressed
when the action of the United States
senate upon the Aibitration Bill is
learned, from the fact that a:l who
held the peaceful and amicable rela-
tions of great powers in reverence
were almost a unit in its support.
The spirit of jingoism that fre-
qnently asserts itself in the senate,
has again manifested iti presence to
a most disgusting degree; those old
prejudices that conservative people
presumed long buried again arose to
the surface and caused the defeat of
one of the most beneficient proposi-
tions maie n modern tiines, wnich
had as its object the settlement of
national disputes without the loss of
life. England's friendly attitude
toward the question appears to have
been the sole provocation which
caused ita defeat, as the fact is well
known that there exists in the United
States senate a contingency who are
unreasonably averse to any question
to which Great Britain exhibits a
friendliness .

The Railroad Commission.
Combination of populistic ideas
have prevailed in the present session
of the legislature to the extent of (
reacting a railroad commission, and
t is to be sincerely hoped that those I
vhose object it was to curtail the C
progress of the state both financially
,nd industrially will be gratified to the l
highest possible degree.
Surprising facts have crept to the t
surface during the consideration of d
he measure, in each of the respective )
ranches of the state congress. Men r
ave demonstrated by the support ct o
his piece of malfeasance, that they g
refer to sacrifice the interest of their o
usitess in order to reap individual w
benefit. t
While the proposals of the present tl
aw are moderately fair, owing to the b
act that Florida possesses a conser- c
ative chief executive, the fact yet e
remains that there is ample margin ti
r injustice to be meted upon tie d
scension to supremacy of a governor o
s severely afflicted by populistic
leas as are several present legisla-
ors who pose as democrats.
It has never been the ambition of u
be democratic party to antagonize ta
business until their attempted pacifi- tl
action of populists by lending an ear ol
o their incessant cries of oppression ii
nd injustice, and the more readily tc
ie democratic paity shall free itself b6
f these associations the better are its
chances for success. bi
Greece Virtually Defeated. a
Recent dispatches from Greece in-
icate that the little nation is con-
s a
ending against too formidable oppo- th
tion, and that in a few da s she
C ie
ust eyacuate Crete, and leave the
,tl,, island to its fate.
Truly the valor demonstrated by cis
reece is commendable, yet her lack di
policy is not such as to merit
aise. Patriotism in Greece is ap-
irently one of those bygone glories, of
id now only remains in the odes of
>ets and the pages of almost forgot-
n histories. While the poet Byron u
uld sit upon those rugged summits a
id sing of some future return of
at heroism, it seemed to be only in ,
a ecstacy. The troops of King he
eorge present a very conspicuous
ntrast to those of Leonidas. But
iy should their belligerency be as
>sing when their poetry, philosophy Br
id art have all fled with the tide of
migration to thie west? Greece ar:

a l l
uld hardly expect to show another r
exander when her Demosthenes,
r Socrates, her Xenephon and
ales are now gone, with their suc- si
ssor flourishing in the west. True, wi
a vanished military power of th
reece has traveled with her other we
ltres to the tar accident, and left her th
ring at her vacant hands. ap
turn, ye Weary Wanderers.
The singular course pursued by be
ccnt state legislature of Alabama che
s not been entirely barren of good Je:
ults, nor has its errors and short qu
nings been sufficient to overshadow an
e admirable creations which it has wa
educed. toi
For instance, for an immediate il- pr(
tration and verification of this as- let
rtion, can be taken the commend- hel
le change that has lately overtaken the
Highly respected old Mobile his
eistsi a i ti hi 1h 1 r 1

y candidate, fostered by revolution- I
y follower;, whose only aim is to hi
eate dissention and disunion.
Both are, it must be admitted, st
milar in respect to the tenacity na
th which they apply themselves to
eir studies and labors, and both ;t
ere guided by the one sole motive, Ig
at of ambition. Their assiduity ex
parently compared favorable, but pr
is productive of diverse results. ic
The most conspicuous contrast na
tween the two is in the logical
aracteristic in the writings of Mr.
fferson, and utter absence of that
ality which emphasizes the utter- Po
ces of Mr. Bryan. Mr. Jefferson sa
s in no deg ee, whatever, an ora-
, and Mr. Bryan is not to any
onounced extent prominent for his h
erary talent. Mr. Jefferson forever
Id the word at bay, as regards tr
Versatility of his writings, while
would-be successor is widely pop- m,

handed undisputed pitomin6nce in
the political arena ever since those
old historic days when it discussed
the rigft ,f unconditional emancipa-
tion of slavery; through the stirring
times of reconstruction has the Reg-
ister been a constant servant of the
best class of American society. Yet
events shaped themselves so as to
cause a slight variation in that
course to appear imperative and un-
,ioidable, thus Alahania's great
jou-nal, with many other southern
publications, at least, ostensibly
chased the Bryan shadow across the
desolate silvery 'escrtiif.~-t ludiatiui,
which has at the end resulted in
nothing more than a pursuit for the
end of the rainbow, and after return-
ing, breathless and disappointed, has
eventually learned the lesson taught
those who follow mirages-that of
expiation-the retribution has been
meted in the form ot an unalloyed
illustration of true democracy; not
the democracy of Bryan, Tillman and
Altgeld, nor that of Kolb or John-
son, but the democracy for which the
Register had labored so incessantly
luring those long months preceding
the convention of the democratic
coleseum into a populist revival.
Yet "mercy endureth forever," man's
probationn is not limited at a pro-
lestined point; what has gone wrong
nay be righted by an irrevocable reso-
ution of reform.
It is is to be devoutly hoped that
he errors of the Florida legislature
luring the present session may be
productive of equally as beneficial
results; i. e., by forcing upon several
f the prodigal journals an undis-
guised designation of the principles
f true democracy, and thus restore
within the folds of the primitive party
hose who have lately deviated from
he path of rectitude, lured thither
y the evanescent dazzle of the silver
Ihimera. A ready welcome will be
extended to the truants, and their
transgression will be gunEiruoul c A
oned. Let them follow tl~our
f the Register.

Are They Similar?
Strange as is the contrast, the pop- t
list and silver democratic papers
ake special delight in associating t
ie name of Wim. J. Bryan with that
f Thomas Jefferson, and accompany- s
ig with it the id a that they bear
each several close similarities, in
oth nature and ability.
There can be no possible doubt c
ut that the elapse of years causes
hos. Jefferson to be universally d
dored by all patriotic Americans, d
which fact is no more than natural,
s "distance lends enchantment to t
ie view, and clothes the sloping hill f
azure hue." The various written
ves of Thos. Jefferson are not suffi- 1
ently explicit to warrant a compar- o
on in individuality, or to permit a
scussion of either his disposition or
banners. ti
Nevertheless, when a comparison i
political tactics are cited, a very c(
rising anomoly immediately pre- w
nts itself. Thomas Jefferson was
every sense of the word a concil- y
tory politician, with the constant i
fort to harmonize dissatisfied parties,
order to secure a unanimity, which
presumed would be conducive to i
aching a political elysium which he
en thought only a short distance in u
e future. On the contrary, Mr. I
yan is in every sense a revolution-

himself to be utilized aa a log in the
ai which blockades the flow of the
ream that propells the mill of
rtional elevation.
Public censure cannot be cavil in
s reference to these reverberators of
natus Donley's theories, and no
:egesis is required in order to com-
ehend the significance of such cri t-
isms. These protracted procrasti-
itions are inexcusable.

It was told to a certain king of
gland that Lord Blank was his
ilitest subject. "I will test him,"
id the king, and showed Lord
ank to the royal carriage, holding
e door for him to enter first, which
did. "You are right," said the
ng, "a lesser man would have
doubled me with ceremony."
According to the world an odd rich
an is eccentric; an odd poor man a

g 1 as com- ular lor sun sausotogy or ms oratory, ro

there, and I'm told that somewhere un- spirited music of Fort Frayne's capital
der the floor or inside the walls they've orchestra. Even Mrs. FPrrar's sweet
hidden things, and he's hand in glove face, so long shadowed by sorrow,
with all the toughs of the garrison." beamed with the reflected light of the
"Very well. I'll notify Captain Far- gladness that shone on many another,
well," said Leale briefly, "and he will Longing to be alone With her misery,
attend to it," and he left the building Helen turned to seek the seclusion of the
on this quest just as the second relief dressing room and had almost reached
came tramping out into the storm, leav- 1 its threshold, when, over or through the
ing the guardhouse, its few minor pris- strains of the lancers and the howl of the
owners on the lower floor and that one wind without, there came some strange
execrated criminal,his old colonel's first- sound that gave her pause.
born and once beloved son, cursing at [TO BE COnr .]
his captors in the tower, all to the care
of the members of a single relief, and cities Burled by Sand Stormai.
the sentry on No. 1 set up his watch Sven Hedin, the Norwegian traveler,
cry against the howl of the wind, and no has discovered on the north side of the
one a dozen yards away could have Kuen Lun mountains, and in the edge
heard, nor did it pass around the chain of the great desert of Gobl, the ruins bf
of sentries, nor was there other attempt towns which he thinks were buried by
to call off the hour that memorable sand storms about 1,000 years ago. The
night. For long days after men recalled largest town was nearly 89) miles long,
the fact that the last hour called from and a canal connected it and the ouir
under the old guardhouse porch was founding country with the Kerija river.
half past 10 o'clock. The houses had walls of plaited reed
Meantime, having had two dances covered with mud and then coated with
with his now pleading and repentant white plaster, and on these plaster wall#
sweetheart and having been cajoled into were well executed paintings of men,
at least partial forgiveness, WillFarrar animals and flowers. Poplars, apricots
had sought his colonel to say that he and plum trees had evidently flourished
really ought now to return to his guard, there before the invasion of the sand.,-
at least for a little time, but Fenton, San Franoisco Chroniole,

Mr. Jefferson's chief peculiarity w
that of und'eviating regard for fa'c
while Mr. Bryan's main history hI
been created by h;s recognized vac
lation and disrespect for establish
The attempts to establish M
Bryan's contiguity will in the ei
prote sterile, the resemblance is n
sufficiently eminent.

Procrastination Coiinot be Coi
Legislatures, like conventions, se
dom give univer.-al satisfaction, an
there is no possible latitude in which
to question the fact that this session
of the Florida legislature has give
as little satisfaction as any with
recent years.
The continued delay witnessedd b
the anxious students who endeav,
to keep apace- with politics, is not
source of any great surprise whe
the fact is considered that several
have secured election upon the demo
cratic ticket, and are members
the present body, who are nothing
other than chronic kickers, and wh
stand at the bottom, or bottomless
of the school of political pessimist
that disturb our peace and who ar
more familiarly known in the Unite
States as populists. These member
have ascended to popularity throng
their capericiousness and persona
Prognostications made long rrio
:o the convening of tha legislator
predicted a long and bitter fight ii
the event any measure should aris
or consideration which promised
prosperity or was intended to foste
business advancement. All wel
knew by observing the course pur
nued in other bodies containing sucl
representatives, that any measure,
Drafted on any other lines than retro
ration would receive their bitteres
and most tenacious opposition.
The first exhlbitiou of these para-
ite propensitiqes was that of the un
Lne au e of thi-, legislature to saddle
rpon1 th state railroad commission
by which t h bose that has beer
saying the gr egg could be killed
)stensibly, course, the purpose o
these omniscient guardians of the
people's welfare, was to extricate
hem from that implacable octopus
6hich is daily devouring their
strength and wealth by furnishing
hem means by which to tiansfei
heir products, at a nominal cost, to
he site of demand where they should
command an enhanced value. But
without doubt it is an exceedingly
difficult matter to convince the pro-
ucer of the policy in reversing
progress and returning to the situa-
on of affairs as they existed in the
)rties, when the struggling farmer
vas compelled to resort to his ox or
orse as a means of transportation
ver the sand hills of a sparcely pop-
lated country.
Again we see a glaring manifcata-
on of these backward-looking ideas
the failure of a contingency to
promisee the senatorial question
hereby the election of a competent
regressive senator could be attained.
et in preferenceto such a commend-
ble course, these quixotic charlatans
refer to impede the current of pros-
erity as long as possible, in tire vain
ope that the supporters of advance-
ent will become disgusted and per-
it thie re-election of a senator who
as stood for eighteen years an im-
ovable obstacle across the exit to
nelioration; a man who has allowed



ot(A (HA X roesI &

l- iaint.tle. 1 9. vY P. ttfsYSo4N ANtlLi,

d cozxTI.nED.] cons1ous Of th6 hadow that had over-
hl "Well, what I have to-tell you inter- spread the garrison earlier in the even.
n ests you more than any man on earth, ing, seemed bent on being jovialit/
Captain Leale. I'm in heU here; I'm itself.
3n at your mercy perhaps. My life is He bade the boi0 return to his iml
in threatened by these hounds, because by mediate commanding officer and obtalii
accident that knife went into that blind her consent before again coming to him,
fool's vitals. It was only self defense. I and Kitty flatly refused. She was dane-
y didn't mean to hurt him." ing with Martin at the moment, and
M, "No. I was the object, I clearly un- that left Will to his own devices, andi
derstand," said Leale. "Go on." after a iond word or two from hid
"Well, it's as man to man I want to mother, he had stepped back of thq seal
,n speak. You know I never meant toharm occupied by her little circle of closed
al him. You can give me a chance for jus- friends and was standing watching- th
twice, for life, and I-I can make it animated scene before him. Close at
worth your while." hand, not a dozen feet away, stood Hel-
of "That will do," was the stern re- en Daunton, partially screened fromob-
g sponse. "No more on that head. What servation of the dancers. It was at this
else have you to ask or say?" moment that Leale again came striding
o "Listen one minute," pleaded the In, glanced quickly around until he
i, prisoner. "They'd kill me here if they caught Will's eye, and the young ofioer
s could get me, quick enough-Indians or promptly joined him.
troopers either. I must be helped away, "Is Farwell here?" he asked.
'e I know your secret. You love my wife. "He came in a moment ago. Yonder
d Help me out of this-here-this night he is now, sir," answered Will, indioat-
and neither she nor you will ever"- ing by a nod the figure of the officer of
"Silence, you houndl Slink back to the day in conversation with some one
h your blanket where you belong. I thank of the guests at the other end of the
il God my friend, your father, never room.
lived to know the depths of your dis- "Then ask him if he will join 'e ihi
gracel Not a word!" he forbade, with five minutes at the guardhouse. I need
r uplifted hand, as the miserable fellow to see him," said Leale, and the yonng-
e strove once more to make himself heard. ster sped promptly on his mission.
"For the sake of the name to which The music had just sounded the sig-
n you have brought only shame you shall nal for the forming of the sets for the
e be protected against Indian vengeance, lancers, and with soldierlypromptitude'
d but who shall defend you against your- the officers, with their partners, began
self? I will hear no more from you. taking their positions. Floor manager$
r Tomorrow you may see your colonel, if ave little labor at a garrison hop. ElliJ
I that will do you any good, but if you i Farrar, who had reappeared upon thd
have one atom of decency left, tell no arm of Captain Vinton, mutely bowed
man living that you are RoyleFarrar," j her head and accepted Ormsby's hand
h and with that, raging at heart, yet cold as he led her opposite Will and his now
a and stern, the officer, heedless of further radiant Kitty, and Malcolm Leale, halt
frantic pleas, turned and left the spot.
But at the porch the captain turned I
t again. Wind and snow were driving
across his path. The sentries at the
front and flank of the guardhouse, muf-
fled to their very eyes, staggered against
- the force of the gale. It seemed cruelty (
Sto keep honest men on post a night so
wild -s. that for no nther reason than.to
Protect the life of a man so criminal.
a The members of the guard, who had re-
sumed their lounge around the redhot
stove the moment the captain disappear-
f ed, once more sprang to attention as he t
e re-entered and called the sergeant to
"I am tempted to ask the officer of
the day to relieve those sentries and let
r No. 1 come up into the hallway," said
he. "I believe that, with the watch we
have on the Indians, there is no possi-
r ability of an outbreak on their part."
"There isn't, sir," was the sergeant's Ltfted his lhrd in gesture of farewell and
prompt reply. "But every man in the turned abruptly away.
garrison knows by this time that it was ing at the screened threshold before tak'
Sthe captain that blackguard aimed to ing his departure, turned for one long
kill, and it is not the Indians alone that look at Helen Daunton's face. Some
would do him if they could. I find that intense fascination had drawn her once
whenever I have had to leave the guard- more to the east window, and there, as
house. some of the men have talked the dancers formed, alone, almost un-
loud for him to hear, swearing that he noticed, she slowly turned and her eyes
would be taken out and hanged at day- met his. One last, long. intense gaze
break. Others want to tempt him totry and, in one impulsive movement, as'
to escape, so that they can pursue him though he read in her glorious eyes the'
over to town and hammer him into a kindling light of a love that matched
jelly there. The tower is the only place his own, he would have sprung to her
where he can be unmolested, sir. I side, but, with sudden recollection of.
couldn't guarantee his safety from some the barrier between them, he gathered
kind of assault, even if I had him right himself, lifted his hand in gesture of
here in the guardroom." farewell and turned abruptly away.
And just then a corporal came from The music crashed into the opening bare
the little office. of the lancers and the dance began.
"Sergeant, it's 10:25. Shall I form For a moment longer Helen stood-
my relief?" there. Again that powerful fascination.
The sergeant nodded assent. "I'll in- seemed to lure her to draw aside the'
aspect it in the guardroom," said he, curtain and gaze forth across the white
and as Leale turned shortly away, in- expanse of the parade to where the
tending to go in search of the officer of guarded prison stood, within whose
the day and the sergeant opened the walls was caged the savage creature
door to let him out, Graioe could be whose life was linked so closely with
heard on the upper floor, savagely kick- those of many there besides her own.
ing again at his bars. Then the thought of that Other, the
"That man has more gall than any man whose love, all unwittingly, she
man I ever met. sir," said Grafton. had won and the fear that, glancing
"He's kicking because we refused to back, he might see her shadow as when
send to the barracks for his share of the he came, caused her to draw hastily
Christmas cigars." away. In all that gay and animated
"Did you search him before he was scene, as once more she faced the merry
sent up there?" asked Leale. "Has he throng, Helen Daunton stood alone.
matches or tobacco?'' The dance went blithely on. Chat and
"NoFting I could find, sir, but other laughter and the gliding, rhythmic
and sharper men have been confined steps of many feet inngled with the


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NoT'.-It must be remembered that the
wind is not a wholly reliable motive pow-
er and if the sailors sometimes find it im-
possible to make schedule time it mus t be
charged to the elements; they do the best
they can.

Capt. F. H. Ware brought the
Wm. Crawford down Friday night
after freight for the Bayhead store.
The steatuer Alpha came in from
Mobile la t Friday morning, and
after discharging freight at St. An-
drews and other points on the Bay,
proceeded on her way to Jarrabelle.

Carries the XEast Bay Mail between St.
Andrews Bay, Wetappo and intermedi-
ate points, Leaves St. Andrews daily
(except Sunday) at 6:00 a. m.; arrive at
Wetappo at 12:30 p. m.; leave Wetappo
at 1:00 p. m.; arrives at St. Andrews at
7:30 p. m. Makes landings regularly at
Harrison, Cromanton, Parker, Pitts-
burg andFarmdale. For passenger and
freight rates, see rate card in the sev-
eral postoffifices.
DAvID M. WITHERILL, Contractor.

Leaves St. Andrews Bay every Tuesday,
leaves Pensacola every Friday,
(weather permitting). Special atten-
tion will be given to receiving and
forwarding freight for parties living on
East and North Bay, passengers for
points on either arm of the Bay can
depend upon securing prompt trans-
portation at reasonable rates. For
further information apply to
L. M. WARE & Co.. Agts

A Week's Weather.
The following table shows what the
temperature at St. Andrews hasg been
during the past week, from observations
taken at the BuoY office each morning
and noon:
Morn. Noon.
Thursday......... May 6 64 841
Friday .... ........ 7 65 86
Saturday.......... 8 69 89
Sunday......... 9 66 86
Monday.......... 10 67 87
Tuesday...... ." 11 72 87
Wednesday...... 12 72 86

THE ONLY True Blood Purifier
Prominently in the public eye to-
day is Hood's Sarsaparilla. Therefore
get Hood's and ONLY HOOD'S.

SATZ oa Ouro, CITY or TOLEDO, )
FBANK J. CmxNEr makes oath that he
is the senior partner of the firm ofF. J.
CHnBE Y & Co., doing business in the City
of Toledo, county and state aforesaid, and
that said firm will pay the rum of ONE
HUNDRED DOLLARS for each and
every case of CATARRH that cannot be
cured by the use of HALL'S CATARRH CURE.
Sworn to before me and subscribed in
my presence, this 6th .ay of December,
1896. A. W. GLEASON,
[siAL] Notary Public.
Hall's Catarrh Cure is taken internally,
and acts directly on the blqd and mucous
surfaces of the system. Send for testimo-
nials,free. F.J.dHENEY &CO.,Toledo,O.
Sold by druggists. 75c.
Hall's Family Pills are the best.

The Gillie's Excuse.
It is well known that the queen has a
dislike to the smell of tobacco, and even
such a constant smoker as the Prince of
Wales is careful to deodorize himself as
much as possible before being received
by his royal mother. Perhaps the late
John Brown took her majesty's aversion
more coolly than any one else, for his
sporran was always crammed with a
mixture peculiarly black and strong.
On one occasion the late Duke of
Sutherland sent some live deer to Wind-
sor under the charge of his head keeper,
who, having seen his charges safely
housed, foregathered with Brown, and
smoke and whisky speedily combined in
no small quantities. While the carouse
was progressing John was hastily sum-
moned to the queen's presence, and
away he went without changing his
clothes. His sovereign lady soon detect-
ed the peccant odor and reproached
Brown with it.
"Hechl Your majesty," said Brown,
"it's nae my fault. It's joost 'contact'
with the duke's keeper." He was for-
given on the spot.--London Telegraph.
Queer Language. *
The Saturday Review says that when
he was in Egypt Mark Twain hired two

Arab guides to take him to the pyra-
mids. He was familiar enough with
Arabic, he thought, to understand and
be understood with perfect case. To his
Consternation he found that he could
not comprehend a word that either of
the guides uttered. At the pyramids he
met a friend, to whom he made known
his dilemma. It was very mysterious,
-Twain thought. "Why, the explanation
is simple enough," said the friend.
"Please enlighten me, then," said
Twain. "Why, you should have hired
younger men. These old fellows have
lost their teeth, and, of course, they
don't speak Arabic. They speak gum-
A WonAerful Scholar.
Antonio Magjiabeechi, the famous
Florentine scholar, was remarkable not
only for the amount and variety of his
knowledge-for he knew accurately 60
different languages-but also for his in-
cessant labors as a student and libra-
rian. "He usually passed the whole
night in study and when exhausted na-
ture demanded rest a straw chair served
for a couch and an old threadbare cloak
for a coverlet."'
The people living at Peak's island,
Me., are so healthy that the physician
who attempted to make a living by re-
maining there failed, and the islanders,
S ick and well alike, contribute a certain
amount yearly, outside that paid for
services to keep him there.


-Grove's Tasteless Chill Tonic and
Hall's Catarrh Cure on sale at Pio-
neer Drug Store.
-The Methodist Sunday school has
again been reorganized, with J. C.
Lipes as superintendent,
-Legal cap, commercial note
letter-head papers and envelopes, either
printed or plain at the BUOY office.
-The current number of Judge was
devoted entirely to bicycling. The
edition was very unique and attractive.
-N. W. Pitts will pay the highest
market price, in cash or trade, for
green salted alligator hides. He wants
all he can get.
-"Lewis' men's and women's Ox
ford ties, from $1 to $2, and a nice lot of
patent tip low cuts at $1 a pair at at L.
M. Ware & Co's.
-The BuoY is requested to announce
that Rev. W. M. Croman will preach
in the Methodist church here next
Sunday, morning and evening.
-The fishermen report fish as being
very scarce this spring, and say that
those that do strike the beach are so
wild it is very difficult to catch them.
-Rev. L. H. Wilson closed his series
of meetings at the Presbyterian church
last Monday night, and departed for
his home in Chipley Tuesday morning.
-A good big Tablet for 5 cts; a larger
one for 8 cts and a good thick school
tablet with 175 leaves for 10 cts; all with
handsome covers and good, ruled paper,
at the BUOY office.
-Mr. John Brown and Miss Emmie
A. Davis were united in marriage at the
residence of the bride's parents in
Parker, on Thursday, May 6th, W. H.
Parker officiating.
-Our correspondents will please bear
in mind that their favors must be mailed
early enough to reach us not later than
Monday evening; otherwise they cannot
appear in the current issue.
-A Children' Day exercise is being
prepared by the Baptist Sunday school
for the second Sunday in June. The
program is well gotten up and the en-
tertainment will doubtless prove in-
structive and entertaining.
-Wagoners and fish haulers can find
plenty of fish all the time and fish roe
and oysters in their season at W. H.
Shand's store, Parker, Fla.; also pleas-
ure boats for those wishing to make ex-
cursions to the Gulf or elsewhere.
-The St. Andrews Bay Horticultural
and Improvement Association is prepar-
ed to clear, improve and plant into fruit
any tract of land which may be given
them. It will pay all persons to buy a
tract from them and have it improved.
-While fishing in the fresh water
lakes on West Peninsula last Thurs-
day, R. W. Wilcox succeeded in land-
ing a bass which weighed six pounds
and ten ounces. This is the largest
fish known to have been taken from
those waters.
---If you are thinking of buying prop-
erty in St. Andrews or immediate vi-
cinity, you cannot afford to purchase
until you have conferred with the pro-
prietor of the BUOY. If you are short of
money and want to buy on your own
time for actual settlement you can be
-How about a Fourth of July cele-
bration? It is time the matter was be-
ing talked up and preparations made
to celebrate the day in a becoming
style. Let the citizens of the entire
Bay country agree upoo a central loca-
tion and all join in a big barbecue.
Where shall it be?
-The retirement of Hon. Call from
the senatorial race leaves Chipley and
Stockton about tie on the vote, with
frequent variations from day to day in
favor of either. Latest advices, re-
ceived by telephone just before going
to press, gave the vote as follows:
Stockton 38, Chipley 37, Raney 15.
-The many friends of Miss Hattie
Witherill will be pleased to learn that
at last advices she had so far recovered
her eyesight as to be able to resume her
studies. She is attending school in
Birmingham, Ala., and her eyes have
been failing for some time, and it was
feared that she would lose her sight

-No place in Florida or elsewhere
presents more or greater attractions to
the homeseeker than does the pictur-
esque village of Parker, on East Bay.
Every dollar invested there is sure to
multiply many fold, and the investment
can hardly be otherwise than a good
one. W. H. Parker will take pleasure
in showing anyone around, no matter
- whether you buy or not.
-Those who wish extra copies of the
BUOY containing the description of St.
Andrews Bay, the publication of which
will be commenced in these columns
within two or three weeks, should hand
in their orders at once; fo.' after each
edition is prepared for the Dress it will
be too late, as it will be impossible to
fill such late orders; because only
onoug-h to fill orders in hand will be
printed. The engravings and other
extra expense involved in the publica-
tion of this series demands a heavy out-
lay of cash, and the publisher is bearing
it alone, save the trifle which will be
realized from the sale of extra copies,
and present indications are that nearly
all of those who were so deeply interest-
ed in the publication of this detcriptior
are perfectly willing and expect the ex-
pense to be borne by others than ther-
selves. The price of these extra copies
will be 25c. per dozen, or $1.50 per
hundred, and may be divided between
the series, or may be of any particular
I issue, provided the order is received in
time. The engravings alone to be used
will cost about $40 and it would take
the profit on several thousand copies to
meet even this one item of extra ex-
Spense, and the response to this oppor
tunity may have something to do with
promoting or discouraging future en
Sterprises for the good of the whole comr

Was Very Nervous

Had Smothering Spoils and Could
Not Sleep-Doctors Called it
Neuralgia and Indigestion.
"I had pains in my head, neck and
shoulders and all through my body but
they were most severe in my left side.
The doctor called it neuralgia and in-
digestion. I was confined to my bed for
eight months. I was very nervous, had
smothering spells and could not sleep. I
read of cures by Hood's Sarsaparilla and
of a case similar to mine. My husband
procured a bottle, and I began taking it.
After taking one bottle I felt better, was
able to rest and my appetite improved. I
continued until my nervousness was
cured and I was much better in every
way. My husband has also been bene-
fited by Hood's Sarsaparilla." MARY S.
STONE, Spainville, Virginia,

H good's pailla
Is the Best-in fact the One True Blood Purifier.
Sold by all druggists. $1, six for $5.
act harmoniously with
Hood's Pills Hood's Sarsaparilla.

-Wanuamaker & Brown's samples
for Tailor Made Suits at L. M. Ware &
Co's. Call a'd get prices.
-A collection for the famine stricken
district of India was taken up at the
Baptist church Sunday night, and four
dollars were raised and sent to the dis-
tributing headquarters in New York.

The Young Peoples Baptist Union
meets at the Baptist church every
Sunday at 3 .. m. All invited.
Regular weekly prayer meeting at
he Methodist church every Wednes-
day night, to which all are invited.
The Y. P. S. C. E. meets every Sun-
day afternoon at 3:30 o'clock at the
Presbyterian church. All interested
in Christian Endeavor work are
earnestly invited to attend.

WO N D E R F U L are the cures by
WHood's Sarsaparilla, and yet they
are simple and natural. Hood's Sarsa-
parilla makes PURE BLOOD.

Lawn and Box Social.
A lawn and box social will be
given under the auspices of Croman-
ton Sunday school to be held on the
lawn at Hotel Croman, Saturday
evening May 15th, 1897. All are
cordially invited to attend. Come
ladies with full boxes and pretty
neckties, and lets have a good tine.
By order of committee.
S. T. WALKELY, JR.. Sec.

Memorial Exercises.
It has been decided to hold Deco-
ration Day services on Saturday,
May 29th, insteaddf Sunday, May
30th, since Saturd a will be more
convenient for all. rMe.%rs krayt, Qfi
Cromanton, will f rjili nrti and
vocal music, and b t a delegation
from East Bay.
The opening service will be hold
in the Presbyterian church at 10 a.
in., consisting of recitations by the
young people, interspersed with
music. Your help is needed.

The examination for teachers as
required by law will be held at Ver-
non commencing at 9 o'clock a. m.,
on the 8th of June. Applicants
must be supplied with certificates of
good moral character, and with pa-
per, pens and ink. Tie examination
will last three days, and the fee is
oae dollar. W C. LOCKEY,
County Superintendent.

The Best Remedy for Rheuma-
Fairhaven, (N. Y.,) Register.
Mr. James Rowland, of this village,
states that for twenty-five years his wife
has been a sufferer from rheumatism. A
few nights ago she was in such nain that
she was nearly crazy. She sent Mr.
Rowland for the doctor, but he had read
of Chamberlain's Pain Balm and instead
of going for the physician he went to the
store and secured a bottle of it. His wife
did not approve of Mr. Rowland's pun-
chase at first, but nevertheless applied
the Balm thoroughly and in an hour's
time was able to go to sleep. She now
applies it whenever she feel an ache or
a pain and finds that it always gives re-
lief. He says that no medicine which
she had used ever did her as much good.
The 25 and 50 cent'sizes for sale by
L. M. Ware & Co., St. Andrews and
Bayhead, and all medicine dealers.

Appropriations for Florida.
A Washington special to the Jack-
sonville Times-Union says:
Senator Pasco has obtained an
amendment to the sundry civil bill,
- appiropriating $4,500 to complete the
lighthouse on San Bias island. He
- has also obtained an amendment to
the "free homes" bill, permitting the
r settlers on the abandoned military
I reservations to obtain lands by home-
stead entry, instead of being obliged
to pay for the same. This will, if it
becomes a law. permit the occupants
of lands on the Fort Jupiter leserva-
- tion to obtain titles under the home-

- stead laws of the United States.
S The bill has now been passed ,by
the senate and is awaiting action by
the house,

"'t is the Best on Earth."
That is what Edward's & Parker, mer-
chants, of Plains, Ga., say of Chamber-
lain's Pain Balm, for rheumatism, lame
back, deep seated and muscular pains,
Sold by L, M. Ware & Co., St. Andrews
and Bayhead, and all medicine dealers.

-Order at once your extra
the BuoY with description sf t

April 24, 18
Notice is hereby given that th
ing-named settler has filed noti
intention to make final proof in
of Iis claim, and that said proof
made before clerk circuit cour
non, Fla., on June 12, 1897, viz:
SIMEON C. PROW !, of Harris
Homestead 20548, for the sw1%
and nw14 of sw1 sec. 3,townshi
range 14 west.
He names the following wit
prove his continuous residence
cultivation of said land, viz:
J. R. Thomoson. A. Wells, of
drews, Fla.; Hiram Washburn, o
Fla.; R. E. Howard, of Harrison,

Farmdale -an Wewahi

From now on I am prepared
passengers. either way, betwe
dale and Wewahitchka. To a
possibility of missing connection
a few days in advance by letter,
to me at Farmdale A. DYB

St. Andrews Poultry '
--Breeder of Pure




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$s2 PfEJiE
Es for Settu, $ for A
Eggs for Settiug, $1 for


Through His Nervine Is a Ben.
factor to Thousands."

copies of
he Bay.

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I'ION. 0
96.. -A'.` ,
ie follow-
ce of his :
if will be '
t at Ver- //i

son, Fla.,
of nwj "
p 4 south '
nesses to WIDELY known Wisconsin publisher,
upon and who resides at Green Bay, writes
March 6th, 1895, as follows:
SnSt. "Five years ago I became so nervous that
if Park, mental work was a burden. I could not rest
Fla. at night on account of sleeplessness. My
register. attention was called to Dr. Miles' Restora-
tive Nervine, and I commenced to use it
with the very best effect. Since then I
have kept a bottle in my house and use it
itchka whenever my nerves become unstrung, with
always the same good results. My son also
Dr. Miles' takes it for nervousness
I with like never failing
INrVinr e success. I have recom-
to carry mended it to many and
en Fai m- Restores it cures them. All who
avoid all suffer from nerve
us notify He2Clth...e. troubles should try it.
addressed It is free from narcotics, perfectly harm-
3DALL. less, and yet soothes and strengthens. Dr.
Miles, through his Nervine is a benefactor
to thousands." A. C. LEHMAN.
Dr. Miles' Nervine is sold on guarantee
rd fist bottle will benefit or money refunded.
op'. Dr. Miles' Pain Pills stone Headache.

SOur Clubbing List.
The BUOY has made very liberal club-
bing arrangements with a few of the very
best publications in the country and for
the present can send for a whole year
The BUOY and
The Florida Citizen, daily for....$7 00
1 he Florida Citizen,weekly, for...$1 55
SLeslie's Weekly, .... 3 00
S Scientific American' .... 3 50
Farmer and Fruit Grower" ... 2 55
Floiida Agriculturist ... 2 55
I do clubs of 5, each ... 2 25
Farm Journal, Philad'a, monthly 1 10
LtL. Cincinnati Enquirer twice a week
LL. 8 large pages each issue..... 1 70
Atlanta Constitution ... 1 70
N. Y. World (thrice a wpek).......1 75
CO For any or either of the above publica-
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o 58 No. 36
7:45 p.m. 8:50 a.m Lv Montgomery
9:21 p.m. 10:24 a.m Troy
11-12p.m. 12:00 p.m Ar Pinckard
10:38 p.m. 11:32 a.m Ozark
1:17 p.m. 2:10 p.m Bainbridgc
2:45 a m. 3:35 D.m Thomasville
3:22 a.m. 4:17 7)uitman
4:02 a.m. 4:45 p.m.'" Valdosta
5:00 a.m. 5:29 p.m. Dupont
6:00 a.m. 6:30 p.m. Waycross
8:10 a.m. 8:50 p.m. Ar Jacksonville
Train No 82 leaves Montgomery, 4:00 p.m.;
Train No 83 arrives Montgomery, 10:30 a.m.;

No. 57 No. 33
Ar 8:10 a.m. 9:20 m.
6:21 a.m. 7:32 p.m.
Lv 4:25 a.m. 5:44 p.m.
4:57 a.m. 6:15 p.m.
2:13 a.m. 3:31 p.m.
12:55 a n. 2:14 p.m.
11:55 p.m. 1:24 p.m.
11:30 p.m. 12:53 p.m.
10:42 p.m. 12:05 n.m.
9:15 p.m. 10:07 a.m
Lv 7:00 p.m. 8:20 p.m.
Troy, 6:40 p.m; Pinckard, 5:00 a.m.
Troy, 8:00 a.m; Pinckard, 10:20 am

6:10 a.m. 7:20 p.m. Lv Waycross Ar 10:47 a.m. 10:47 a.m.
9:10 a.m. 10:00 a.n. Ar Savannah 8:06 a.m. 8:06 a.m.
5:10 p.m. 5:10 a.m. Charleston Lv 6:1? a.m. 6.12 a.m.
11:00 a.m. 7:20 p.m. Lv Waycross Ar 6:30 p.m. 10:"0 a.m.
12:50 p.m. 9:10 p.m. Ar Brunswick Lv 4:30 p.m. 8:00 a.m.
8:30 a.m. 9:00 p m. Lv Jacksonville Ar 6:40 D.m. 7:30 a.m.
10:20 a.m. Ar St. Augustine 6:35 p.m.
10:10 a.m. 11:30 p.m. Palatka 4:50p.m. 4:50 a m.
12:40 p.m. 3:00 a.m. Sanford 1:59 p.m. 1:18 a i
1:38 p.m. 4:09 a.m. Winter Park 1:11 p.m. 12:19a n.
1:50 p.m. 4:20 a.m. Orlando 12:58 p.m. 12:05 1 on
2:22 p.m. 5:00 a.m. Kissinmee 12:20 p.m. 11:20 p.nm.
3:40 p.m. 6:50 a.m. Lakeland Lv10:45a.m. 9:30 p.m.
5:10 a.m. Lv Dupont Ar 8:01 p.m. 8:21a.m.
7:17 a.m. Ar Live Oak 6:16 p.m. 6:30 a.m.
9:15 a.m. High Springs 4:50 p.m. 4:55 a.m.
10:10 a.m. Gainesville 3:37 p.m. 3:45 a.m.
12:25 p.m. Ocala 1:30 p.m. 1:55 a.m.
1:F5 p.m. Leesburg 11:50 a.m. 12:35 a.m,
5:05 p.m. Lakeland Lv 8:40 a.m. 9:25 p.m.
5:05 p.m. 7:00 a.m.Lv Lakeland Ar 8:40 a.m. 9:25 p m.
6:20 p.m. 8:30 a.m. Tampa Lv 7:15 a.m. 7:50 p.m.
6:33 p.m. 8:40 a.m. Tamoa Bay Hotel 7:00 a.m. 7:39 p.m.
7:05 p.m. 9:20 a.m. Port Tampa 6:30 a.m. 7:10 p.m.
11:45 p.m. 2:40 p,m. Ar Punta Gorda Lv 11:15 p.m. 4:15 p.m.
Trains Nos. 36 and 33 carry Pullman Buffett Sleeping Cars between Cincinnati
and Jacksonville. Trains Nos. 58 and 57 carry Free Reclinini Chair Cars between
Montgomery and Jacksonville: also Pullman luffett Sleepers between St. Louis and
?ort Tanroa and St. Louis and Jacksonville. For tickets or any information' apply
to any agent of the Plant System. Nos. 82 and 83 daily except Sunday. All oth-
crs daily W.V. LIFSEY, Div. Pass Agt.
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Parties en route for St. Andrews Bay or other points
can arrange for conveyance at reasonable rates by ad-

dressing, A. J. GAY, Chipley, Florida.




Captain, JAS.E.CLARK.

Mobile to Carrabelle, via Pensacola, St. Andrews

Bay, Cromanton and Apalachicola.

255 Tons Burden. Passenger Capaity 50,

( I
1 1

to JSt Andrews Bay and 5 00 St Andrews Bay to Apalachicola..
f .... Cro rton .....
Apalachicola.......... 70 Carrabelle.....
Carrabelle ............ 8 00 Apalachicola to Carrabelle......

2 50
3 00

5th, 15th and 25th at 7 p.m...........Mobile......... .12th, 22d and 2d a.m..
7th, 17th and 27th p.m... St Andrews Bay and0 ...llth, 21st and-1st a. m.
.... Cromanton .....1
8th, 18th and 28th a.m..........Apalachicola.......11th, 21st and 1st p. m:.
9th, 19th and 29th a m...........Carrabello.... 0.th, 20th and 30th noon

Connects at Apalachicola with steamers up Chattahoochee River. Aft
Carrabelle with C. T. & G. Railroad for Tallahassee.
For further information, freight rates and special rates for large parties
address, H. A. DORR, 'Purser, Mobile, Alabama.

People often talk of breaking the
ice, but it would require a powerful
flight of the imagination to think of
breaking the ice-man.

Tetter, Salt-Rheum and Eczema.
The intense itching and smarting inci-
dent to these diseases is instantly allayed
by applying Chamberlain's Eye and
Skin Ointment. Many very bad cases
have been permanently cured by it. It
is equally efficient for itching piles and
a favorite remedy for sore nipples;
chapped hands, chilblains, frost bites
and chronic sore eyes. 25 cts. per box.
Dr. Cady's Condition Powders, are
just what a horse needs when in bad
condition. Tonic, blood purifier and
vermifuge. They are not food but
medicine and the best in use to put a
horse in prime condition Price 25
cents per package,
For sale by L. M. Ware & Co., St. An1
drews Bay and Bayhead and all medicine

*Disases CURED without the use of
nife. Question Blank and Book free. Call
or write DI. H. B. BUTTS,



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Over 400,000 cured. Buy No-To-Bac of your
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..00. Booklet and sample mailed free. Ad.
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One Hundred Dollars Down!
Remainder on Easy Terms!

Good Iouse Nearly all Furnishei
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Thursday, May 13, 1897.
Corrected by L. M. Ware & Co.)
;ugar, B lb Tea, lb
Granulated .....61 He No....... 75
Coffee,A ..... 6 Gunpowder.. 80
Lt brown..... 5 Uncol'd Jap.. 50
coffee Cond milk, can
Green.... 12@20 Unsweetn'a.121'
Browned .20@30 Sweetened... 8%
singer snaps... 10 Baking powder
crackers soda.. 7 Royal....... ..50
Tobacco, plug 25a50 Campbell. .... 10
Raisins Canned fruit
London layers..121n/ Peaches.... 15a20
Valencia...... 8 Tomatoes..... 7a10
lice............ 5 Apples........ 10
apples Pears ......... 15
Evaporated.... 10 Plums......... 25
Dried Peaches 8 Apricot........ 25
Coal Oil prgal... 15 Strawberries... 20
-asoline ......20 Pineapple..... 20
Slorida Syrup... 50 Canned Meats
loney..........1.00 Roast Beef..- 121/2
,inegar........ 30 Corned Beef..12yg
Cheese pr l.... 15 Chipped Beef.. 25
Butter......... 30 Lobster ...... 20
Lard ......... 6 Salmon........ 15
Beans........... 4 Canned Vegetables
Cocoanut pkg... 10 Baked Beans... 15
FiuitPnddine... 10 Corn.......... 121
Jelly, glass.. 15a25 Peas.......... 15
Lime Juice...... 50 Pumpkin...... 15
Eggs per doz... 15
Flour Pork
S O N 2.... 2,75 D. S. pr lb......6
Majestic .... 2.90 Bacon Sides.... .6
Jorn Meal prbu 50 Fresh........ 8a10
tat Meal pr lb... 5 Br'kf'stBacon..l11
.ornperbu.......53 Ham canvassed 13
Potatoes Shoulders..... 10
Irish......... 75 Beef
Early R'se seed 1.20 Corned......... 8
Sweet.....60@75 Fresh........ 8al0
ialt, pr sack... 75 Dried......... 25
Table ........ 5 Milk pr qt...... 10
rails, )er Ib3e a4x Ax,with handle. 1.00
Galv wire do.6a6i Hoes, each....a35a50
Manilla rope...9al2Copper paint, can 50
Stoves cook,..$8a25 Linseed oil, gal.. 65
Pipe, per foot 15
Prints, per yd.. 5a8 Chocks .........5a
Shectings .... 5a9 Flannel.......15a40
iuslin........ 9all Thread per spool. 5
Jeans. ...... 5a45 Shoes,ladies.$1a2 75
Extrapantspat 225 Men's...$1 40a300
Hay pr cwt. .75al.0 i Oats pr bu...... 40
Bran....... 95al.05 Brick pr M.....13.00
Rope Sisal .....7@9 Lime pr hhl...... 75
Oranges pr doz.. Pecans pr Il..... 15
Apples........ 12 Walnuts. ....... 20
Lemons......... 30 Almonds........ 15
In shell prl,000 1.50 Opened pr qt .. 15c
Horses... $80a100 Cows....... $15a$25
Mules... $100a$155 Hogs........$3 to $4
Oxen.. pr yoke $40 Sheep........... $2
Chickens each 15a25 Geese each. 45a50
'arkeys .... 75al.00 Ducks....... 15a20
Venison pr Ib 7al0 Turkeys..... .75al.00
Vresh Salt
Mullet pr doz 25c Mullet pr bbl 5.00
Trout........., 25 Trout ........ 4.50
Pompano pr lb.. 6 Pompano .... 10.00
Sturgeon...... 10 Mackeral .... 8.00

v.eart, m...i$16.00
Face ... 14.00
Sap ... 10,00
Drop siding,
Heart face Im 15.00
Sap 10.00
Buff lumber. 8@12
Heart shingles, 2.50
Sap 1.50

Heart, m...$14.00
Face ... 12.00
Sap ... 10.00
gx6 .in. m. .l.$12.00
Finishing lum-
ier, d.. $12@15.00
Lath, V m.... 2.00
Boat lumber,

The Modern Babel.
Professor Mahaffy, in The Nineteenth
Century, explains how French might
have been the international medium of
language, but bow commerce in a cer-
tain way has banged all this:
If the old Frenoh monarchy and aris-
tocracy had ndt been swept away by
the terrible revolution, if France had
"- u~.m.l~ned her primacy in courtliness
and had not for a time become the
dread and the horror of all Europe, it is
quite possible that French might have
become the exclusive international me-
dium. But the mercantile preponder-
ance of England and the national an-
tagonism of Germany raised up rivals
to her supremacy. And since the asser-
tion of nationality was identified with
the speaking of a special language all
hope of any agreement has disappeared.
When I was young, it was fairly as-
asumed that a working knowledge of
English, French and German would
open to the student all the stores of Eu-
ropean learning. Nothing can now be
further from the truth. Not only are
there scientific and literary works of in-
ternational importance-I exclude mere
poetry and small talk-in Italian and
Greek, and far more in Dutch, but there
are mines of knowledge only to be
reached by acquiring Russian and Hun-
garian. I am told that the geological
and zoological observations over the
huge 'area of Asiatio Russia are now
published in Russian Transactions. I
now that the most interesting reports
on Hungarian social and political ques-
tions are now in' Hungarian yellow
With His Yellow Jacket.
Van Wither-The Chinese always
claim to have had everything first, don't
Von Miner-Yes, and I have no
doubt Li Hung Chang says he is the
original yellow kid of modern journal-
ism.-Cincinnati Commercial Tribune.

Why will you buy bitter, nauseating
tonics when Grove's Tasteless Child Tonic
is as pleasant as Lemon Syrup. Your
druggist is authorized to refund the mon-
ev in every case where it fails to cure.
Price, 50 cents.

Adieu, Mr. Call.
VTl~ withdrawal ofex-Senator Call
frim the senatorial race iclieves tle'

at the Clomanton Unhrf frlo C rU state of one .of its most hindering
& Mauger; also, a lo,,t f l,,1ln-c. Li political char actes, anni retires f(ionm
goods for Mrs. Hattie M. S.)icer. the stagt oi popularity an actor wvin

The M. E. Sunday school of this
place will give a lawn and box party
next Saturday evening, the 15th, at
the home of Mrs. W. M. Cromnan, the
proceeds to be devoted to the organ
fund. All invited? ladies to bring
E. Mosher and M. White made a
business tiip to Blountstown last
Mrs. J. McReynolds, son and
daughter, of Quincy, Ill., also Miss
Bessie Rupert and brother, of Macon,
Mo., are Lere for a low months.
J. A. Donalson and W. H. Parker
were here on business Saturday.
W. C. Pratt took a party from
here to St. Andrews Monday in his
strunch yacht Beatrice.
Mrs. M. White has been quite sick,
but is improving now.
Prof. L. E. Day was home on a
short yisit. He mado the trip on his
wheel from near Wewahitchka in
less than half a day. He is expected
here next Saturday to attend the
Prof. L. L. Pratt and wife are

has headed one of th, most disturb-
ing and irritating element of society
known in modern governmental
While there can be little discussion
indulged in upon the individuality of
the gentleman who has lately freed
himself ot the "whips and scorns" of
public life, yet there has deen ample
provocation for the unrelenting op-
position which has be'e inaugurated
against him during the past several
years, upon the issues which have
been so sacred to Florida people, by
those dissenting politicians who have
close relationship to the welfare of
the commonwealth.
It seems to have been an insatiate
desire of Mr. Call to leaye behind
him milestones which reflected dis-
credit, but inasmuch as his political
career is virtually buried deep in the




Salisbury Lumber

Company's Mill,

Two Miles East of St. Andrews, are now prepared to friinish first-class

Either Rough or Dressed,

New grocery and Provision Store!

In the Robb Building, Isabella St., West End.


smouldering past, there can be no Has Opened out a CHOICE STOCK of

emolument reaped through continued
criticism. Consequently the people
generally will extend to him the
warmest hopes of future success along
the avenue of private life, and will

Join on masse in the wish that the
made happy over the arrive n-

home of a very nice little baby girl.
All doing well. XX X

Special to the Buoy.
A union Sunday school has been
organized here, with the following
officers: Mrs. .lenks, sup-rintendent;
J. G. Johnson, assistant superintend-
ent; Mrs. Alice B. Smith, secretary
and treasurer. All the young people
of the neighborhood are cordially in-
vited to attend. The meeting place
is in Dcmorest Hall, and the time
3 o'clock every Sunday afternoon.
H. W. Johnson, of Columbia, Ala.,

afternoon of his life, devoted as it
will be to seclusion and retirement,
may be as pleasant and peaceful as
his ascent and notoriety was chequer-
ed, assaulted and troubled. "The ill
that men do die with them."

Jones-"Is your wife devoted to
her wheel?"
Smythe-"Well I should think
so. You ought to see my chil-

"You're a nice little boy, Tom-
my," said Mr. Newman.
"That's what they all say when
they first meet sister," Tommy re.

has moved to the Bay, with the in- marked.

mention of making this place his fu-

ture home.

He is employed at the

The old furnace at the mill is be-
ing torn away and will be replaced
with a new one. The work will be
completed and the mill started up
again next week.
A very enjoyable picnic was parti-
cipated in by the citizens of this
community on May 1st. After par-
taking of a bountiful supply of good
things to eat, prepared by the ladies,
all prepared to Hotel Harrison where
the afternoon was pleasantly passed
away with games and other amuse-
muents, and all went home well satis-
fied with the day's outing.
Mr. and Mrs. Look, of Old Town,
were callers here one day last week.

Tired, Nervous and weak men and wo-
men never life, nerve strength, and vigor
and vitality in Hood's Sarsaparilla, which
purifies, enriches and vitalizes the blood.
Hood's Pills are the favorite family ca-
thartic, easy take, to easy in effect.

The Case of State Treasurer
The investigation instigated by
the legislature in the case of State
Treasurer Collins, with regard to the
loss of state funds through the fail-
ure of the Merchants National Bank
of Ocala, has resulted in the develop-
ment of several strange facts.
It appears that Mr. Collins was
thoroughly conversant with the un-
sound condition of the bank long
prior to its failure and that he (Col-
lins,) MeConnell and J. N. C. Stock-
ton were united in the attempt to
bear up the unsound institution, and
that Mr. Collins appropriated state
funds for this purpose, with the con-
stant knowledge that the bank might
close its doors at any time.
The legislature investigation conm-
mitte has found Mr. Collins guilty of
a shortage of $50,981, and conse-
quently request his resignation. In
the failure of Mr. Collins to comply
with this demand the legislature is to
take immediate steps toward his. re-
The detailed report of the investi-
gation is too extended for the BuoY

to publish, and consequently it can
give only a digest of the revelations.
Additional report will be given in the
next issue.

The Westfield (Ind.) News prints the
following in regard to an old resident of
that place: "Frank McAvoy, for many
years in, the employ of the L., N. A. &
C. Ry. here, says: 'I have used Cham-
berlain's Cholic, Cholera and Diarrhea
Remedy for ten years or longer-am never
without it in my family. I consider it the
best remedy of the kind manufactured. I
take pleasure in recommending it.'" It
is a specific for all bowel disorders.
For sale by L M. Ware & Co., St. An-
drews and Bayhead, and all medicine

Dissolution Notice.
The co-partne ship heretofore existing
under the name of the Clark Tie Company
between J. W. Clark, S. E. Rice and H.
W. Ross, is.this day dissolved.
The subscribed will not hold themselves
liable for any debts ur contracts whatso-
ever contracted by any person from this
date without a written order.
Wetappo, Fli., May 3, 1897.

Is hereby given to all parties holding
claims against the estate of John Con-
stantine, late of Washington county, de-
ceased, to present them to the under-
signed administrator within twelve
montl s from the date hereof, or the same
will be barred by the statute of limita-
tion. W. I. SINGLETARY, Admr.
April 14, 1897.


and health making
are included in the
making of HIRES
Rootbeer. The prepa.
ration of this great tem-
perance drink is an event
of importance in a million
well regulated homes.

is full of good health.
Invigorating, appetiz-
ing, satisfying. Put
some up to-day and
have it ready to put
down whenever you're
Made only by The
Charles E. Hires Co.,
Philadelphia. A pack-
age makes 5 gallons.
Sold everywhere.



GALATIA, ILLS., NOV. 16,1893.
Paris Medicine Co., St. Louis, Mo.
Gentlemen:-We sold last year, 600 bottles of
bought three gross already this year. In all our ex-
perience of 14 years, in the drug business, have
never sold an article that gave such universal satis.
station as your Tonic. Yours truly,

To be sold C I-T: A-P :FO0~ 1:R A.SIE, ONL YI-,.
And he invites the patronage of all who appreciate GOOD GOODS and


Florida Central and Peninsular
R. A. I TI RT O AE. 'D.

New Florida and Northern Air Line and Florida
Time Table in Effect, Jan. 21, 1897.

Ce. a c a cm .

4 00p ...... 8 20a 11 00a 6 55p Lv. .Jacksonville..Ar 3 30p 9 00a .... 9 12P
4 48p ...... 9 00a 11 40a ..... Lv..... Yulee .....Ar 2 47p 8 27a .... 8 27p
5 20p ...... 35a 12 15p...... Ar...Fernandina.. .Lv '2 10lp 7 45a .... 7 50p
6 35p ..... 10 37a 1 09p 9 OOp Ar.... Everett.....Ar 1 09p 6 40a .... 6 35p
7 30p .... ...... 2 10p ...... Ar...Brunswick...Lv 12 10p ................
...... 4 00p 12 18p 2 44p 11 10p Ar....Savannah.. .Lv 11 32p 5 00a ... 4 33p
...... 8 00p 12 26p 2 56p 11 20p Lv... Savannah ..ArII 92p 4 50, 10 a 4 25p
...... 9 30p 2 100 4 40p 1 20a Ar..Fairfax S C..Lv 9 35 3 0a 603a 2 20p
... .. ..... 2 53p 5 22p 2 17a ".Denmark SC.. 8 51 2 17a 430a 1 35p
...... ............ 10 45p 8 10a "..Augusta Ga.. 6 20 ................
............ 4 18p 6 44p 3 55a .Columbia S C. 7 27a 12 47a .... 11 55a
.................. ...... 10 45a "Spartanburg S.C ..... 5 20p .........
.................. ...... 1 40p .Asheville NC. ...... 2 05p ... ...
............ 8 20p 11 OOp 8 50a .Charlotte NC. 5 15a 10 15p .... 9 25a
...... ...... 9 36p 12 05n 10 47a Salisbury N C. 3 55a 8 50p .... 8 17a
..... .... 0 44p 1 18a12 05p "Greensboro NC" 2,33a 7 37p .... 7 04a
...... . 2 OOp 2 40-1 Z30p ..Danville Va.. 41(12a 6 20p .... 5 50a
...... ..... 6 00a ...... 6 40p Richmond Va. ..R... 12 00n .... 2 00
............ 1 58a 4 45a 3 55p Lynchburg Va. t" 23p 3 55p .... 3 40a
............ 3 35a 6 25a 5 50p Charloltesville. 9 20p 2 27p .... 1 55a
...... ..... ti 42a 19 45a 9 40p ..Washington.. 9 20p 11 15a .... 10 43a
........... 8 OOa 1 08a 11 25p ...Baltimore... 5 00p 9 42a .... 9 20p
............ 10 15a 1 18p 2 56a ..Philadelphia.. 12 36p 7 20a .... 6 55p
............ 12 43p 3 53p 6 23a ...New York... 2 10n 12 15p .... 4 30p
.. ..... 9 00p...... 3 00p "....Boston.... "...... 5 00p .... 9 00a
Train No. 33 arrives Jacksonville 10 50 a m, Yulee 9 25 a m, Everett7 am daily
37 Yulee 7 35 a m, leaves Fernandina 10 55 a m. daily ex Sun.
CINCINNATI-JACKSONVILLE. Chicago, Toledo, Detroit, Cleveland, Louis
ville, Nashville, Indianapolis.
Leave Jacksonville 8 20 a.m., 6 55 p.m. Arrive 00 a. m. 9:12 p m.
Arrive Everett 10 37 a m. 905 Leave 6 43 6:35 "
Macon 4 45p.m 1:55 a.m. 1 40 a. m. 10:25 a.m
Atlanta 7 45 p.m 430 ll:10p.m. 7:20"
Leave Atlanta 4:45 10:50 6:55 "
Arrive Ch'taLoga 9:25 a.m 6:15 12:10 "
Cincinnati 7 10 p.m 8 30 a. m.

Memphis, St. Louis, and Kansas City.
6 55 p.m Lv Jacksonville, Ar. 900a.m.
5 30 a.m Atlanta Lv 1110p.m.
1205p.m Birmingham 420p.m.
815 p.m "Holly Springs 825a. m.
7 16 a.m St. Louis 8 00 p.m.
1115 a.m Chicago 4 00 p.m.
10 20 p.m Ar Memphis Lv 5 30 a.m.
5 20 p.m Kansas City 10 50 am.
Connection at Kansas City for Holly
Springs, only one change of sleeper.

920 pm
1015 pm
1137 pm
1211 am
11100 am
12 55 am
130 am
230 am
3 37 am
5 20 am
6 05 am
8 50 am
1120 am
444 am
5 19 am
5 27 am
6 20 am
7 30 am

7 30 pm
8 20 ym
9 25 pm
10 50 pm
11 30 pm

745 am Lv Fernandina
900 am Callahan
915 am Jacksonville
9 45 am Ar Baldwin
10 53 am Starke
1120 am Waldo
2 20 pmS ainesville
630 nm '' Cedar Key
1211 n Hawthorne
13 40 m Citra
118 pm Silver Springs
1 32pm Ocala
2 30 pm Wildwood
. 1 pm Leesburg
3 28 pm Tavares
4 47 pm Orlando
512pm Winter Park
3 13 pm St. Catherine
3 38 pm Lacoochee
3 53 pm Dade City
4 46 pm Plant City
5 30 pm JTampa

915 am
11 25 am
1213 pm
1 13 pm
2 35 pm
3 30 pm
4 30 pm
5 15 pm
1100 pm
305 am



Division and New
Lake City
Live Oak
River Junction

Through Pullman Sleeper
Between Jacksonville and Cincinnati.
6 55pm Lv. Jacksonville Ar. 9 00am
1120pm Savannah 4 50am
3 55am Ar Columbia 12 47am
10 45am Spartanburg Lv 5 20pm
12 45pm Hendersonville 3 00pm
1 40pm Ashevill- 2 05pm
4 21pm Hot Springs 11 30am
7 25pm Knoxville 8 15am
4 25am Lexington 10 45am
7 15am Cincinnati 8 00nm

Ar 5 t0 pm
418 pm
735am 415pm
Lv 645 am 337 pm
5 17 am 2 25 pm
440am 200pm
113 50 air 10 53 am
630 am
350am 109 pm
3 08 am 12 40 om
1201 pti
145 am 11 55 am

12 05 pm
" 10 110 pm
" 955pm
" 7 20 pm
" t255 fm
" 10 58 pm
" 10 33 pm
" 10 13 pm
" 806pm
" 8 00pm

Lv 8 05 am
Lv 6 05 am
431 am

10 55 am
10 22 am
9 54 am
8 35 am
810 am
10 13 am
9 52 am
9 31 am
8 48 am
8 00 am





4 15 pm
109 pm
12 13 pm
11 07 am
9 40 am
9 00am


II jii



Carries a FullLine of Drugs, lealicirles

Diamond Dyes, Trusses, Syringes;

DR, J, J, KESTER, Druggist.

lillW ol~tiB m lt iKB




Having purchased a new and extensive stao


Have opened up the same in the store re-

cently occupied by Osgood Parker, and

invite all old friends and the pur-

chasing public o call and


Before 'Purchasing Elsewhere. All kinds of

COUNTRY PRODUCE bought and sold.

Don't miss the place, PARKER on EAST BAY

H. B.



Pittsburg, Fla,,
Carries a Corn





on East Bay.
plete Stock of


Come and See Me and Examine Goods.

Chlehester's Engnsn Diamond Brand.
Originaland Only Genuine.
SAFE, always reliable. LADIES ask
Dr,,ggist for Clhchester's English Dia-Afk
W Rmnond Brand in Red and Gold metallic\
S boxes, sealed with blue ribbon. Take
no other. Refs dangerous substitu-
tions and itations. At Druggists, or send 4.
in stamps for particulars, testimonials and
I "B elef for Ladie.," in letter, by return
fMaIL 10,000Testimonial.. Xame Paper.
C*(Ohllester Ohemieal o.,Madlon Bquare,
sold y all Local Dr.-.it. Phllada. Pa.


Of the Citv of St. Andrews,
Gotten up with great care by the
publisher, who has spared no pains
to prepare for the public a map of
St. Andrews as it really is. It shows
Extending eastward from Dyer's
Point, taking in the Old Town site of
St. Andrews, and gives location of
public business places, private resi-
dences, docks, etc., alsc every lot in
each block and the adjoining addi-
tion to the Cincinnati Company's
land, with a full description of the
The Map will show owners of lots
in the city just where they are lo-
cated, and is of value to those think-
ing of buying property.
Size of Map 30x50 Inches.
The BUOY will send this map to any
address on the receipt of
Or giver, as a premlim for 5 yearly
cash sulbsc Dtions.

Everybody Says So.
Casearets Candy Cathartic, the most won-
derful medical discovery of the age, plcas-
ant and refreshing to the taste, actgeniily
I and positively on kidneys, liver and bowels,
cleansing the entire system, dispel colds,
cure headache, fever, habitual constipatioL
and biliousness. Please buy and try a box
of C. C. C. to-day; 10, 25, 50 cents. Bold and
guaranteed to cure by all druggists.

Geo. S. Hacker & Son,



Sas, UIJrs, Blin s,

Building: laterialo
Window and Fancy Glass a

Conimissioner's Sale.

a3a am N ew rleans 12 05 n The undersigned having been appointed
,leepigi Car Service. .Ru ,I a ,by D. D. Melvin, county judge Qf Waslh-
Sleep Car Service. PERLY WILSON, ingon county, commissioner in the matter
Nos. 31 and 32, New York and Florida Limited, solid Vestibuled Train, very of the estate of William H. (lover, de-
elegant, with compartment, observation, dining and Pullman sleepers, between Pt0TOGRAPtE ceased and ordered by said court to sell,
New York, Jacksonville and St Augustine. JUlUT.LA iIJ either at pilblic o- private sale, for the
Nos. 35 and 36, Fast Mail sleepers between .New York and Jacksonville; also purpose of settlement and final division
carries the Cincinnati and Florida limited via Everett, a solid vestibule train, Gallery on MAGNOLIA STREET, with the heirs and administrator of said
and the Cincinnati sleeper via Asheville; also the St. Louis sleeper. North of R.F Brackn & Son's Store estate the lands known and described as
Connection for Chicago at Cincinnati or Holly Springs; only one change of follows, to-wit: the north half and south-
sleeper.t quarter less one acre, moreor less
Pullman passengers for Atlanta proper should take the St. Louis sleeper. Pictures, either Persons or Land- wf es thwstquarte s cr ore ct ion
Nos. 1 and 2 through Pullman sleeper between Jacksonville and New Orleans. escapes, First-Class in Every 10, township 4s, range 14w, I will in
Only through sleeper line between these points. ilpursaance of said order, unless said prop-
tDaily except Sunday. l|This train does not run Monday. Connections at Particular. Satisfaction Guaran- iety is sooner disposed or, ofler the same
Tampa for St. Petersburg, Manatee River and Key West and Havana steam- teed in Every Instance- at public sale at the front door oif l ;
ers. Steamer Manatee for all points on Manatee river. At Starke for La- Boy office at 2 o'clock p. m. on Thurs-
crosse. At Waldo. steamer for Melrose. Connects at Tallahassee for St. Marks, Views of all iuterestn scenes of ay, te 27h day of May, and a 11 th(f
Carrabelle and Apalachicola. Connects at River Junction for Chattahooche same to the highest and best bidder foj
River steamers. Connects at Ocala for Homosassa. Connects at Fernandina the Bay country for sale. PRICES cash, reserving the right to reject.an
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for Cumberland Route Steamer to the Is hands and Brunswick. All baggage REASONABLE. court, W. Aase y lo i, Cormi ssioner.
will be checked from Union Depot. Tickets Nill still be sold at the city ticket
office, 202Hogan st., as well as at the Union Depot ticket office. WNo Work Done on Saturdays.
Ticket Agent 202 West Bay street, corner Hogan, Jacksonville Fla. anted Ida ho can think i l a oamc o our
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Secure one or More Good Residence or Business

Or a Five-Acre Fruit Tract

Bin aPRCaCCLrk er, i aEu.n
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Being a PRACTICAL N U JRE )R, I am prepared to furnish

Indisputable Facts.
Mobile Register.
That bimetallism, or the concur-
rent use of gold and silver coin at a
pality, is a myth.
That there are never two monetary
standards in use at the same time.
That there is no possibility of
keeping two metals at a same valu-
That no gov3rnnlent can keep any
one metal at a valuation. much less
two metals at a same valuation. All
the nations on earth cannot do it.
That the stamp of the government
creates no value, but merely certifies
to certain conditions.
That there is money of final pay-
ment, called primary money. It is
one thing only. All other mediums
ot exchange are token money-not
real money, but conver.iences.
That that money is primary money
which is held in highest value by
custom of the merchants. All other
mediums of exchange are measured
by it. Laws cannot change this,
although laws can force the accept-
ance of a depreciated and less valued
medium, and thus rob the recipient
of his due.
That gold is the world's improved
machinery of exchange. It has come
to stay.
That legal tender laws are obso-
That greenbacks are promises to
pay, and the sooner the promises are
redeemed the better for the country.
That it is the duty of the govern-
ment of the United States to retire

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Assessment and Pavment of Taxes,
Will be Given Prompt, Personal Attention

W. H. Parker,
Real Estate


Parker, Fla.


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Having Purchased the Stock of Goods in the Store at
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Call and See My Coods and Cet My Prices.

W. H. SH AN D ,


HBrticltlRral a R I mP 0o mo it


Te purpose of this Association is to Improve the Country adjacent to St
Andrews Bay and to
Develop its Resources as a Fruit-Growing Country.
Tu accomplish this the Association proposes to Sell Lands in tractsof Two-
and-a-half and FiveAcres to such parties only as will improve them by the
Erection of Houses. Fences and such Permanent Improvements as will enhance the
value of each tract so' disposed of, and particularly to
Plant them out in Trees, Plants and Vines,
To the end that in the shortest practicable time every such tract shall be a
Source of Revenue to its Owner.
The first question which will naturally be asked will be: "ls this Asso-
ciation reliable"? And the answer to it is: Any person employing the Association
to make improvements may deposit an approximate payment of the estimated cost of
the same with any responsible business man or firm doing business on the Bay or in
Bank attheir own home to be paid over only when the Association shall satisfacto-
rily show that the improvements have been made according to agreement.
The Association will not only improve and plant, but watch and care for
all property entrusted to its keeping,guarding against forest fires, dishonest pilferers
for damages from any cause possible to be prevented.
From a careful estimate of the probable expense and income of a fruit
plantation in the St. Andrews Bay country a few figures are given:
Price ofana per acre, say $25 to $50; cost of clearing, say $20; *ost of planNng 1st
year, say $30; cost of cultivation each year thereafter, $20,
It is not extravagant to estimate that a 1-acre vineyard will on the third
year, if properly cultivated, yield $200 worth of fruit and of peaches nearly or quite
the same, while figs should do even better than that. Then, though perhaps a little
longer, some of them, in coming into profitable bearing may be named pears, apricots,
nectarines, plums, prunes, mulberries, olives, Japan persimmons almonds English
walnuts, Japan. chestnuts, pecans, and many other varieties of fruits and nuts. which
are almost certain to flourish here; while oranges and citrus fruits, though not con-
sidered certain yieldlarge returns oftener than they miss
The Secretary of the Assodiation will give particular attention to an-
swering letters of inquiry, and the Buor will in its answers to correspondents an-
Swer all questions asked it.
.R E M E M B E R the Association Lands willbe sold on Easy
Terms of Payment; but improvements must be paid for as satisfactory proof is given
that the work has been performed. CO0 RRE S PO NDEN C E SO LIC ITE D.
Address R. E. HOWARD, Sec.
Harrison, Fla.

ism between labor and capital.
That socialism is negation of
progress, and that progress is the
keynote of the Republic.
That the federal government has
the right to execute its own court
That the credit of the Uni ed
States must be sustained.

WThat we Inherit
We are not to blame for. We can
not be held responsible for the dispo-
sitions and tendencies which we de-
rive from our ancestors, nor are we
responsible for the germs of disease
which may manifest themselves in
our blood as a heritage from former
generations. But wt'are responsible
if we allow these rniss to develop
into serious diseases 'which will im-
pair our usefulness ard destroy our
happiness. We are responsible if
we transmit to our descendents the
disease germs which it is possible for
us to eradicate by the use of Hood's
Sarsaparilla, the one true blood puri-
fier. This medicine has power to
make rich, red blood and establish
perfect health in place of disease.

How Bees Gather Honey.
Bees gather honey by the aid of their
"trunk," "lower lip" or "tongue,"
which is used as an instrument for ex-
tracting the nectar from flowers. The
"tongue" of a bee is not, as was once
thought to be the case, a tube through
which the juice is sucked, but is built
more after the fashion of a fine broom.
With this broom the bee brushes or laps
the honey or honey material from the
flowers, leaves, etc., and passes it down
a groove in the upper surface of the
tongue to the mouth proper. From that
point the juice is conveyed through a
minute orifice into the "first stomach,"
vulgarly called the "honey bag." The
"honey bag" is a real chemical labora-
tory, where, by some mysterious process
which has not yet been explained bJ
science, the juices are converted into
pure honey. When the chemical process
of transforming their nectar into viscid
honey has been completed, the bee dis-
gorges it into one of thecells made for
the purpose of a receptacle.
For years the microscopists and the
entomologists have been studying the
bee's laboratory, but its workings are
at present among the unexplained mys-
teries.-St. Louis Republic.
Not an Agnostic.
A colored gentleman who occupies
the proud position of janitor in a public
building has as his guest an uncle,
who is a Baptist minister in a Georgia
"Uncle Mose," said the nephew, "de
reason why I hab done got ter de top ob
de wurl is dat I don' taik no stock in
dem foolishness dat I used ter hab down
in Georgy. Now all dem signs an super-
stitionistic notions am done gone.''
"I dunno, Dave," said the reverend
uncle. "I hope yo' ain done los' none
ob yo' 'ligion, while disquisitioning
wid de white folks. Ob co'se, I don' be-
lebe in no signs dat ain 'cordin ter Scrip-
tur, but dey is sumpfin 'bout dem.
Now, dar am de lef' hin foot ob do
grabeya'd rabbit."
"I didn' mean no sich ting as dat,
Uncle Mose," interrupted the nephew.
"I mean dem signs an superstitions. Ob
co'se, de lef' hin foot ob de grabeya'd
rabbit brings luck. Everybody knows
dat, but dat ain no sign, jess a fac',
laik if a dawg crosses yo' path some one
gwine do yo' wrong, or anything dat
ebery man knows am so. "
"Glad ter heah yo' s:y dact, Dave. I
was sure "frai, yo' got tcr be cnI o'
deni a:nL eIst, ," replied the uncle.-
Washington St:ir.
Mistress--Why, Bridr et, what on
earth are you doing with all the broken
dishes on the shell?
Bridget-Sure, mum, yez told me
Oi wur to replace every one Oi broke.-
London Answers,

The Ways of Indian Medicine Men.
Major A. E. Woodson, agent of the
Cheyenne and Arapahoe Indians of Ok-
lahoma, says that the reign of the med-
icine men is one cf ihe greatest outrages
of the present day, and as a direct re-
sult of their pernicious practice one-third
of the children born of Indian parents
die every year.
Two of Black Coyote's children were
taken sick, and, instead of taking them
to the government hospital, he sent for
the medicine man, who blew a green
powder into the lungs, ears and the
nostrils of one of the little patients.
That medicine failing, the medicine
man made all incision with his knife
under the tongue of the child, with the
result that death soon followed. When
the green powder failed to restore the
child to health, the medicine man de-
clared that there was a ghost under the
child's tongue, and it was to kill the
ghost that he made the incision.
The medicine man then adopted he-
roic measures in order to save the other
child. He took it into a tent, stripped
it naked and laid it on a cot. He then
heated a big pile of rocks in the tent
and when they were hot he threw water
on them, filling the tent with steam
and causing the child to sweat copious-
ly. When the child was covered with
perspiration, he took it out in the cold
air and sent it home without having
taken any precaution to keep it from
getting cold. Next morning the child
was dead. This is only one of the hun-
dreds of such outrages against the health
and life of innocent people. The big
medicine man of the Cheyennes is Little
Man, who lives near Cantonement. He
makes his medicines every year and dis-
tributes them to the other medicine
men.-Boston Transcript.
Abuse of the Eyesight.
In the waiting room of an up town
physician sat, one morning, a dozen
persons trying to read. The windows
were draped with heavy lace curtains,
the dull yellow shades were drawn
down to within about a yard of the bot-
tom of the long windows, and as the
day was cloudy the light in the room
was a very subdued twilight. Finally a
late comer had the courage-it required
some, everything was so very quiet and
irreproachable-to go to the hall and
ask the dress suited dooropener to come
and raise the shades. This he at once
did and turned on as well the electric
lights in the back part of the room, to
the great betterment of the reading
light. Which little incident is cited to
emphasize what an oculist characterizes
as the reckless abuse of the eyesight
which in these days has assumed the
proportions of an evil.
"On street and railway cars, in libra-
ries, schools, offices, homes, everywhere,
eyes are unnecessarily tried," he says,
Switch the result that half the world is
in glasses years before the need should
arise. It is so usual a thing now for
persons to be afflicted with ocular head-
aches, that when a physician's advice is
sought for a persistent and unexplained
headache the patient is first turned
over to an oculist. Nine times out of
ten defective vision sufficient to produce
the disturbance is found, and seven
times out of ten the sufferer is the vic-
tim of his own want of care in the use
of his eyes. Women are frequent sinners
in this respect; they protect their com-
plexions in every possible way, while to
the delicate organ of sight they give
never a thought till the mischief is
done.'"-New York Post.
Didn't Understand English.
A Chinaman was once "hauled up"
before a magistrate in Sydney, New
South Wales, and charged with some
offense. In reply to his worship's usual
query as to whether he pleaded guilty
or not, he would only answer:
"Me no sabeel Me no talkee Eng-
The magistrate, however, who was
quite accustomed to the proceeding on
the part of many Celestials who came be-
fore him, turned d to him and said:
"That answer won't do for me. > You
know English well enough, I'll be
"Me no sabee-me no sabee!" were
the only words to be drawn from obsti-
nate Ohinkey, and, no Chinese interpre-
ter being in court, the magistrate, tak-
ing the matter into his own hands, di-
rected the case to be proceeded with as
if the accused had pleaded not guilty.
After hearing the evidence of the
witnesses the accused was fined $10 and
The clerk to the bench, who was a
bit of a wag, called out to the accused:
"John, you are fined $25 and costs."
"No, no!" promptly replied the non-
English speaking Chinese. "He say me
fined only $10 and costs."-Chicago

Settling a Bet.
The quiet of the room in which the
answers to queries editor sat was dis-
turbed by the entrance of two half
grown boys.
One of them ,pulled off his hat and
addressed him: .
"Me and this felier have made a bet,"
he said, "and we've agreed to leave it
to you. He bets that if all the turkeys
that was ett last Christmas was placed
in a line they would reach around the
world, and I bet they wouldn't. Who's
"You have, my son," answered the
man in the chair. "They might be
placed a mile apart and they would still
be in a line, you know. "
As they turned and went out of the
room the boy who had acted as spokes-
man was seen to hand a small coin over
to the other with great reluctance, and
distinctly heard to say:
"Well, I can lick you, anyhow."
"Bet you a nickel on that, too," re-
plied the other boy.-Chicago Tribune.
Won't Find Him.
"Buy your wheel from me, sir," said
an enterprising dealer to a prospective
customer, "and I will make you a pres-
ent of a cyclometer."
"You are not the man I am looking
for, replied the shopper. "I am trying'
to find a seller of cyclometers who will
throw in a bicycle. "--Harper's Bazar.

Opinions Differ.
Critic-That performance of yours
last night was rare.
Manager-I can't agree with you. I
think it was well done.-Detroit Free

'There are now orders ahead in the
shops cf Paris and London for all the
golden hair that can be purchased in
the next five years.

No Cipe"
When you take Hood's Pills. The big, old-fash-
ioned, sugar-coated pills, which tear you all to
pieces, are not in it with Hood'g. Easy to take

and easy to operate, Is true
of Hood's Pills, which are
up to date in every respect.
Safe, certain and sure. All i
druggists. 25c. C. I. Hood & Co., Lowell, Mass.
The only Pills to take with Hood's Sarsaparilla.


Mrs. I. JA. Crby,

Buiina Vista Ave and Drale St
St. Andrews, Fla,

House and Accommodation
Class in Every Respect.


Is prepared to cut
and deliver them at reasonable rates.
If you need labor with team call upon


0f St. A l r ws
and the

Bay Country.
We have made arrangements by
which we can furnish this fine MAP
covering about eighteen miles square
of territory, including the Cincinnati
Company's Tract, also Harrison,
Parker, Cromanton, and adjacent
country, for
Or given for 5 cash yearly subscriptions.
By the aid of this map the location of
lands purchased of the Cincinnati
Company can be easily ascertained,
or, parties may send us $1 and their
description and we will locate their
lots and return the Map by mail.
Address THE BUOY,
St. Andrews, Fla.
For 5 eash subscribers,we 'will give as
a premium, I Sectional Map of the Bay
country, or 1 Map of the City of St. An-
drews. Either map sold singly-$1


The best Peach for both market
and home use ever introduced.
Offered this season for the first time
For full particulars address,
Pomona Nursery, Macclenny, Fla.
We also carry in stock a completed
line of Fruit trees, Ornamentals, and
Roses, adapted to the Lower South.
Local agents wanted in every locality,

Dr. Mitchell's D ai Store,


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Fresh and of Guaranteed Purity.
Offers His Professional Services to the Citizens of St, Andrews and
Surrounding Country.
May be ,rund at his residence on Buenna Vista avenue at night.


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in America. We have a Washington office.
Patents taken through Munn & Co. receive
special notice in the
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any scientific journal, weekly, terms 3.00 a year;
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Mast. Foos &Com- any's

Double ci Force Pump.


This is the latest and most complete
Hard Plow for working plants in the garden. It
'sselt-adjlustable; the weight the block to
-which the blade is attached keeps it in the
ground, and the depth of plowing is regulated
I. y lifting the handles. A boy or girl of ten
years can handle it with perfect ease. It has a
"4 -inch steel wheel, the height of which makes
r he plow light of draft. It has five blad; is 1 is
St turning mold, 2 a shovel, 3 a sweep or weeding
blade, 4 a bull-tonague, 5a rake. Wrench
With each plow.
We have made arrangements by
which we can furnish this plow at
t/he factory price, $3.75, wi%


freight to St. Andrews- Ba-y a'a(ouat7;5 ce:t's, nIakin to. .iw, delivered
$4.50. But the Buoy proposes to do better than this and will send the BUOY
one year anci furnish one of these plows complete at the factory for $4.50;
purchaser to pay freight.
The plow may be seen in operation at the BuoY Farm at any time.
Order from the BuoY d.l'ect

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