Group Title: Inventory of industrial advantages
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Title: Inventory of industrial advantages
Physical Description: 6 v. : ; 39 cm.
Language: English
Creator: Florida State Advertising Commission
Publisher: s.n.
Place of Publication: Tallahassee Fla
Publication Date: 1948-1949?]
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General Note: Issued separately for Florida cities in cooperation with local chambers of commerce and varied agencies.
General Note: In loose-leaf binders.
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Bibliographic ID: UF00075576
Volume ID: VID00010
Source Institution: University of Florida
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ASTATULA, FLORIDA


Lake County



Part A---General Information


1. Location:


Astatula is in Central Florida, six miles south of Tavares.
Lake Harris near Lake Harris.


It is on Little


2. Transportation:

Florida Highway 19 passes through Astatula. Tavares and Gulf Railroad pro-
vides express and freight service, Bus and air service is not available.

3. Population:


Lake County had a population of 27,946 in 1945.
was 201.

4. Climate:

(From observations at Eustis, Florida.)


Normal
Temperature


January
February
March
April
May
June


59.7
61.7
66.6
71.1
76.9
80.8


Normal
Rainfall


2.54
2.44
2.95
2.49
4.23
6.13


The population of Astatula


Normal
Temperature


July
August
September
October
November
December
Annual


82.4
82.4
80.1
73.5
65.4
60.4
71.8


Normal
Rainfall


7.24
6.02
5.75
3.54
1.89
2,35
47.57


5. History:

Astatula is an Indian name meaning dancing and smiling waters.

6. Major Sources of Income;

Agriculture, citrus, and fertilizer manufacturing and distribution provide
the main sources of income,

Part B---Recreation and Entertainment


1. Special Events:

None.

2. Athletic Events:

None.


3. Tourist Clubs:

None.

4. Recreational Clubs:

None.

5. Civic Organizations:

None.

6. Fraternal Organizations:


None.


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7. Organized Entertainment:

None.

8. Recreational Facilities:

Two shuffleboard courts, beach.

9. HIunting:

Hunting is limited in this section.
hunting grounds. Hunting lodges and


It is about 40 miles to unposted
hunting guides are not available.


10. Fishing:


Fresh water fish are caught in Lake Harris.
five modern cottages, completely furnished.
fishing boats are not available.


There is a fishing camp with
Fishing guides and charter


11. Churches:


The Baptist denomination has
under construction.


services in Astatula. Presbyterian Church is


Part C---Accommodations


1. Hotels:

None.

2. Tourist Courts:

None.


3. Guest Homes:

Mrs. Mathis, .iami Highway.

4. Trailer Parks:

None.

5. Eating Places:

Mincy's.


Further information on Astatula can be obtained from:

TOWN CLERK
Astatula, Florida


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