Vol. l.--No. 21.
OCALA, FLORIDA, JULY 12, 1895.
Price Five Cents
PUBLISHED EVERY DA V IN THE WEEK EXCEPTING SUNDAV.
IN AND ABOUT THE TOWN.
Somethings You Know and Some Somethings
things Somethings You Don't Know.
C. A. Root, of Warnell, was in
Capt. J. II Welsh, of elshton,
was in town yesterday.
E. C. Dorsey, of Dunnellon, was j
at the Montezuma yesterday.
D. Ghiotto, of Luraville, Fla.,
was in the brick city yesterday.
D. K. Whetston, of High
Springs, was in town yesterday.
S. J. McCully, of Early Bird
phosphate mines, was in town yes yesterday.
terday. yesterday. H. T. Huske, of Tampa, was
registered at the Ocala house yes yesterday.
terday. yesterday. F. A. Teague and W. E. Allen
have gone to Tampa on official j
Miss Ella Hotze leaves this week
for Baltimore. She will return in
T. P. Lloyd, of Brooksville, is
stopping at the Ocala house for a
Mrs. X C. Wright, of Lake
Weir, is visiting her father s fam family
ily family in this city.
S. W. Teague left on the noon
train today for Gainesville, where
he goes on business.
Tonight the prize hose company
will begin their training. The
boys wish a supply of crow's oil to
rub on their muscles.
What has become of our tele telephone
phone telephone system ? We thought we
should have been hearing "Hello,
Central !" long ere this.
A nice suit of furnished rooms
to rent, consisting of bed room,
dining room and kitchen; close to
square, nice location. Address
P. O. Box 85. 13. 1 w
Win. Ross and A. H. Agnew
have gone to Ormond-by-the-Sea
to spend a few days breathing the
soft and balmy breezes.
C. L. Bittinger, city editor of the
Banner, returned today from Ma Macon,
con, Macon, Ga., where he has been at attending
tending attending the peach carnival.
The Choral Society rehearsed j
last night in the Witness Hall and
edified the passers by with some
excellent music from the opera by
Gilbert & Sullivan, the Pirates of
Jacob Klein wishes us to state
that he moved his business from
near the first Baptist church in instead
stead instead of from near McCarthy's
store, as we stated, to his new
stand west of the square.
The ladies of the Baptist church
will serve refreshments next Sat Saturday
urday Saturday at the store room formerly
occupied by Mrs. Sternberg.
Lunch, ice cream and cake will be
served The above will also be
served at night.
C. C. Carroll, formerly of Citrus
countv, Fla., and late of Appleton
City, Mo., has opened up a real J
estate exchange and immigration
agency at Melbourne, Indian river,
F'la. Mr. Carroll is the father of
R. R. Carroll, of this office. Mr.
Carroll says : "The future outlook
for the Indian river country is
very bright, notwithstanding the
damage done by the recent freeze.
There will be a full pineapple crop
next year as far north as R c k k-ledreand
ledreand k-ledreand some oranges."
Mrs. A. Mclntyre is visiting
Jersey Block Ice Cream tomor tomorrow
row tomorrow (Saturday) at Gray's.
Fame, Florida's favorite Melon,
on Ice tomorrow at Gray's.
A. Mclntyre has returned from
a business trip to Jacksonville.
Honduras Pineapples tomorrow
(Saturday) at Charles Constans'.
Mrs. Dr. Newsom and family
went to Brooksville today to visit
for a few days.
Mrs. Will Mock, who has been
quite sick for some time, is conva convalescent
lescent convalescent now.
Collector King told a Star re-
i porter this morning that notwith
standing the dull times they had
taken in over $iooo the past week.
Mrs. H. Stacy, at corner of Mag Magnolia
nolia Magnolia and Fifth street, will want a
few good gentleman boarders at
$36? per week, Best of accom-
; mouanons in town ior tne money.
The ladies of St. Margaret's
Guild will serve lunch and ice
cream at the stand recentlv occu occu-pied
pied occu-pied by Zacharias, all through the
day tomorrow (Saturday). Lunch
25c; ice cream and cake, popular
prices, and the hot and weary ex excursionists
cursionists excursionists can refresh themselves.
Grand Cheap Excursion on the
F. C. & P. to Fernandina. Special
tram leaves Ocaa Sunday, July 14,
at 7 a. m. Returning, leaves Fer Fernandina
nandina Fernandina 8:30, giving 4 to 5 hours
at Amelia Beach. The finest beach
and best bathing on the Atlantic
coast. Go and enjoy the sea
breezes. Fare for the round trip,
Ocala and Citra, $i.
Mr. J. X Yonce, of App'etnn.
City, Mo who has been on a few
weeks' visit to his daughter, Mrs.
Robert R. Carroll, of this city,
leaves on the midnight train for
his' Missouri home, highly pleased
with Florida, and says that upon
his return in the course of a year
he hopes to see great strides in the
new orange industry. His daugh daughters,
ters, daughters, Mrs. Robert R. and Miss
Nona, will follow him in a few
days to spend the summer with
their mother in Missouri.
W. E. Thomas has gone into
1 partnership with Colonel Adnm
Eichelberger for the purpose of
manufacturing cigars from Florida
leaf exclusively. The factory will
be located on the colonel's farm
just outside of the city, where
they expect to employ from 15 to
20 men, and will commence opera operations
tions operations Monday. They have sent
off samples of their goods and in a
few days expect to receive several
large orders. This is a very worthy
enterprise, and should meet with
hearty co-operation from our peo people.
ple. people. This will be the opening
of the manufacturing of Florida
tobacco in Ocala.
It Would Save Much Trouble.
Somebody in the house, and it
may as well be you, dear daughter;
Jane or Charlotte, should take it j
upon herself to see that the daily
papers are not spirited off to line
closet shelves or kindle the kitch kitchen
en kitchen fire before they are a week old.
Father often wishes to refer to last
Thursday's Sun or Tribune i
1 Ui inuunL'i
Brother Tom wants another look ;
at yesterday's Star or the Weekly i
Record or Register whatever th'"
favorite paper may be. Nothing1
. f :
is nvDre annoying than to search;
tne house over mother's room,
the back parlor, the library, the
halls and discover no trace of the j
longed-for sheet, which probably j
has been dissolved into ashes, fluff;
and smoke, to save Bridget a little j
trouble. You might clnrge your yourself
self yourself with seeing that no pper is
ever destroyed until it is a whole
week old. Also, when a paper I
contains an item or a story which
will probably interest grandmother j
or Uncle Roger in another town, j
it is very sweet in you to si p a ;
wrapper around the. paper, first I
marking the column in question,
and mail it to the person to whom
it will give pleasure. Do not for forget
get forget the marking. Nobody likes to
spend a morning hunting for the
reason why a paper has been sent
to him. Mrs. Sangster in Harper's ;
Combining Business and Pleasure.
A Kensington flagman at a rail railroad
road railroad crossing has his own device
for a trysting place. His duties
keep him busy all night long ar the
flag and the gates. Then when he
is asleep by dav his swt: theart, a!
neighbor's rosy-cheeked daughter, j
is away from home at work. His j
predicament has worried him. If he j
should neglect his post for even a
quarter of an hour during an even evening
ing evening to call at the home of his
charmer the gates would be left
uo, and s die wavfarer might be
killed by a wildcat locomotive at
the crossing. So Mr. Flagman the I
other night evolved and enter-!
tained a hnpnv thought. J
There is a vacant house with an I
amp y shaded veranda only twenty
feet trorn his crossing. Upon this 1
porch he plctd an e.y chair from j
the parlr at hom. The sweet-
heart was o-vertiy informed tht
the chair was there and that it
wou'cl certainly be vacant from 8
to 9 nightly, unless she should con consent
sent consent to fill it, and that it was big
enough for two. The chair is now :
fully occupied each evening; the
lovemaking is not neglected ; and
yet all the trains and waylarers
and wildcats are properly watched
and flagged. Philadelphia Recoid.
A telegram received from Jack-1
sonville last night announced the
death of Herbert A. Bishop nt ;
Asheville, N. C, last Tuesday j
morning. Mr. Bishop had suf- j
ered for some time from bronchial
affections, and his death had been
expected for some time.
Excursion Rates to Crystal River and
The Plant System will sell tick tickets
ets tickets to Crystal River and Homo
sassa, one fare tor the round trip,
every Saturday, good until the fol-j
lowing Tuesday. For local and j
through tickets caU on C. F. Faires, j
city ticket aent, Ocala House.
The Star is the paper that will j
keep you posted upon all current ;
events. Twenty-five cents will
rct it for one month.
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Proprietor of the only first class
i 1j -irl T?a r T- r a 7- -v m Vk ,4..-
t i t i 1 "Af c'Yi i
1 have taKen charge ot my old i
stand on Exposition St., 'three!
doors west of First National Bank j
building and solicit your patronage.
V1 .preparea o do bhavmg,
Hair Cutting and Shampooing ,m
the latest style. Only first dass
men employed. Give me a call.
AND OPTICAL GOODS.
Cleaning, Repairing and Engraving.
GUARANTEED FIRST-CLASS WORK.
North Side Square, Ocala, Fla.
George D. Courtney's
City Market Grocery,
is the best place in the city to buy your fresh
groceries. A complete line of Staple and Fancy
Groceries constantly on hand. I keep every everything
thing everything in the grocery line. Country Produce,
Chickens and Eggs bought and sold. Bread,
Pies and Cakes fresh from the bakery.
One Door North from City Market, Ocala, Fla.
High Grade Goods,
Low Grade Prices.
Repairing and Engraving.
Ail Work Guaranteed at A. E. BlLS T HCtt'S, Jeweler.
Merchants' Block, Ocala, Fla.
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varpciucranj uuo v oriv. a iuu supply ot jt
Hough and Dressed Reasoned
IMUrC 1 II Uf r-. U. Ol K.
ry Goods, Notions, Shoes, Etc.
FINE DRESS GOODS,
Laces and Embroidery,
Trunks and Valises.
Agents for Butterickis Patterns'
OUR MOTiO: We study
Ocala, : : :
tame ana i-ancv groceries
Corn, Oats, Hay, Vegetables, Etc.
Chickens and Eggs a Specialty
Butler BlockCorner Orange Avenue and Exposition St.
Ocala, : : : : : T?Wida
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family should have, when the
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iki iuz. yi3irMii I ana all Kind4 ot nl
Lumber Constantly on Hand at ft
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to please cur customers.
: : Florida.
clones in Georgia are doing con considerable
siderable considerable damage, Florida pursues
the even tenor of her way, and her
people have no terror of such dis disasters.
asters. disasters. Let us be truly thankful.
George VV. Bishop, the snake
man, is dead, a confirmatory letter
to that effect having been recently
received from Ouantico, Md., by
an uriando crenueman. lampa
The Evening Star
PORTER & HARDING, Publishers.
SUBSCRIPTION 50 CENTS PER J10NTH.
$5.00 per Year.
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dcu. per wopy at iwvs Muu9. f, laft nf,VVQ frnm thl, QMt. ,lf
war. They are in control of the
entire east end of the island, ex except
cept except the town of Santiago de
Cuba, and the fi2"ht noes bravely
At the present time there is con- on. Pensacola Times.
siderable talk about the proposed
issue of bonds by the city of Ocala
to pay off her present indebted indebtedness.
ness. indebtedness. Now, we never did believe in
making a debt unless some bene benefits
fits benefits could be derived from it. and
at the present time we believe that
it is absolutely necessary for Ocala,
J I T S 1
nnf to bonds for the little os LuDanOS estan tn POsesion
sum of $20,000 to pay off her pres- ahora de Ia Parte oriental de la isla.
ent indebtedness, from which she
would reap no benefit, but let us Baptist Young People's Union
make the bond issue sufficient to of America, at Baltimore. For
carry on an enterprise that will I the above occasion the F. C. & P.
benefit our city. The business will sell round trip tickets on July
men and taxpayers of this city are 16 and 17, good until Angust 5,
not the kind of people that want to 1895, at $27.20. If parties desire
stand back and see other towns to go via Savannah and steamer,
going on with their improvements on sale July 11 and 12, at $24
while our beautiful town is at a round trip, limit August 5.
standstill. We cannot afford to do
his. Ldt us wake up, gentlemen,
d start some enterprise that will
iW to the world that we are en-
rprising and progressive.
You say, how can we advance
tir interests by issuing bonds?
If you have an old book that you
wish to preserve, take it to the
Witness job office and have it
j bound. 1
! D. E. Mciver,
! UNDERTAKER and EM BALM ER
Carrying a fulUine of Undertakers'
Supplies, Wo4ien and Metallic Board and Lodging.
Caskets, minai Kobes, etc.
Orders by mail and telegraph
W. H. Chaille,
A. H. R. Fredrick, M. D.
Physician & Surgeon.
Diseases of Women and Children
.. A -
The New Brunswick Restaurant,
Misses Richards & Hallett,
Board $3.50 per Week.
Regular Meals 2s Cents.
Hot lunches, coffee, etc., at all
hours of the day and night. Ex Extra
tra Extra dishes served at moderate
prices. Open Monday. Haisley
Opposite Post Office.
ss M. J. Wilson,
Office opposite Arlington Motel.
R. D. Fuller,
PRIVATE BOARDING HOUSE.
Nicest Location in the City.
Special Low Rates by the Week
MRS. T. J. OWEN,
Nice Sweet Grapes, Pears Ap
ples, Honey Peaches, Plums, Mel
ons, etc., at Charles Constans'.
Any person desiring a nice home
with one acre of land set out with
hrnrinr fruit trtei ran ;finirf nnf
t i I r
i-ci us y mat riwuv pcpic die 5y payjncr a small amount of cash
leaving our city and ging to other and easy monthly payments. En-
places where tht-re is more im- quire at Star office
provements g'ing on, and our city
is losing a large share of her popu
lation, and consequently the taxa-
tion will De Heavier on tnose re
maining than before in order to
Red Oak House,
Board and Lodging.
Nice, large, airy rooms, best of
table accommodations, pleasant lo location,
cation, location, one block south from F. C.
& P. depot, on Magnolia street.
Rates from 75c. to $1.50 per day.
Special rates by the week.
D. S. LITTLE, Prop.,
Office over First National Bank,
For Sale Cheap for Cash,
A horse five years old, well
broken to both double and single
harness, would make a good saddle
keen uo the current exoenses of ng if properly trained. She is
ii ci-o medium sized, light chestnut color
and has no white spots except one
cmcrpufcc time w.11 Kivc cmpioy Qn hcr forehead. Also a
ment to a large number of people
and that would put money into cir- nM)UrtKW
culation, and within a few years nearly new, which has been used
the population of this place will be verv little- Jt is a n.ice vehicle for
sufficiently increased that the taxes A Y 1 T VY ir-
' I I hp hiifkhrtnrH in at ftI r Kino-
r i 1 i I - ...... &
irom me new population wouia mans wag0n works, and Mr. Percy
pay c.ii a bonded debt ot 75ooo Williams will take pleasure in
or $100,000, and our town would I showing: it to any one desiring to
be booming- as of vore. purcnase. ior turtner intormation
Let us have Sioo.ooo worth of ?PPlY U.L "V? ul"cc ur l" J0'""
bonds. I POir onrl Pin crrftc Dm 1 n
Prof. A. fi Hendon
will crive private instruction
in any branches to a limited
number of pupils. An excel excellent
lent excellent opportunity for students
to prepare for required exam examination
ination examination next session. 6t.
Best of accommodations, quiet and
Also have desirably located Cot Cottages
tages Cottages to rent.
Mrs. D. M. I lick's R F-Brown-M-D-
MILLINERY Physician & Surgeon
W. Fl. Lucius,
,We carry a complete and well as assorted
sorted assorted stock of Up-to-date Millinery
Goods at the
Lowest Cash. Prices
Call and examine my stock.
Box 382, Ocala, Fla.
Treatment of Canckr a specialty
Ho for the Beach
We publish below Section 3 of The PIantf System have on their
. v.t.. , summer rates to St. Petersburg,
the law to prohibit lotteries and Tarpon Springs, Clear Water, and
games of chance, recently passed for points on the east coast, for
by the legislature :
Sec. 3. Whoever sets up, pro promotes
motes promotes or plays at any game of
chance by lot, or with dice, cards,
numbers, hazard or any other
gambling device whatever, for, or
for the disposal of money or other
things of value, or under the pre pretext
text pretext of a sale, gift or delivery
thereof, or for any right, share or
interest therein, shall be guilty of.
a misdemeanor, and, upon convic
tion thereof, shall be fined not ex-
rates to all summer resorts call on
F. J. HuiiER, Ticket Agent,
Fla. So. Depot, or
C. F. Faires, City Ticket Agent,
OCALA HOUSE BARBER SHOP,
Stalls 1 and 3, City Market,
will keep constantly on hand a full j
Florida and Western Beef
Pork, Mutton, Chickens, Eggs and j
Vegetables of all kinds.
Try our Silver Churn Butterine j
on Ice. I
he LfoWest Prices,
Mrs. C. A. Brown's.
T. A. YANCEY, ;Thomas j. clary,
f3hfl fir tip!
City Market, Ocala, Fla. j Justice of the PcaCG,
First District, Marion Co., Fla.
Office in Court House.
Prompt attention given to all Civil j
and Criminal Cases under my j
M c O O V,
The oldest and best established
ceeding $100 or be imprisoned in Barber in the city. Only expert
f-hA i"rnirirr nil nrr Pvppdtnn' r h I l J
lilV V VS 14 11 J JUIt llUb VAVVVUIll blti
months, or be punished by both
such fine and imprisonment.
The end is beginning to appear.
It is said that Campos has ordered
that every captured Cuban insur insurgent
gent insurgent shall be shot on the spot. It
is hardly possible that this is true,
but if it is it indicates a disposi disposition
tion disposition on the part of the Spanish
commander that can only be in induced
duced induced by n sense of defeat. His
object is no doubt to cause the
Cubans to retaliate and thus pre prevent
vent prevent the surrender of Spanish sol soldiers,
diers, soldiers, but the insurgent leaders
will hardly fall into the trap.
W. G. Barry, p rfox
Practical Plumber and Contractor.
Barrys patent air and gas bur-
ners are cleaner, cneaper, sater
than wood or gasoline. Pipe gas
lights, fire places and all kinds of
stoves for heating. Not necessary
to buy a stove. Estimates furnish furnished
ed furnished on all work. Satisfaction guaranteed.
Fish, Game and' Poultry.
Northern and Florida Vegetables.
New York, Chicago and Florida
Orders from a distance given
W. H. Marean, M. D.,
Physician and Surgeon.
Electro-magnetic and Massage
Treatment employed in treating
Chronic Diseases. Diseases of
Women and Children a specialty.
Office, corner of Second and Main
streets. Residence, corner of
Second and Watula streets,
John G. Reardon,
Attorney at Law,
Who is upstairs in the
Large, Cool Rooms
in the Gary Block, is able to please
all customers. Come and see me.
Hair Cuts, Shaving and Shampoo Shampooing
ing Shampooing done in first-class order.
j Will practice in all Courts.
James D. MeConnell,
Attorney at Law. I attorney at Law.
Room 3, Merchants' Block, j Office in
First National Bank
James H. Hill,
Mrs. L. C. Clark, Trained Nurse.
nces all over city
and from all local ohvsicians. Call
swept away by the floods in Mis- at Woolf s Bakery. All correspon correspon-souri,
souri, correspon-souri, and many lives lost, and cy- dence answered promptly.
The Pensacola Times says: rs
. Best of refere
wniie entire towns are oeing
Melons on Ice delivered to any
part of the City.
Vegetables and all kinds of
Candies, Nuts, Tobacco and
Stop when passing-'and examine
E. P. Allen,
Attorney at Law.
Attorney at Law
County Judge's office in Court
Room 3, Merchants' Block,
FLA. I OCALA,
Florida's Favorite Melon,
At junction of all Railroads.
Tivs. M. D. TAYLOR,
j Fame," Florida's Favorite
i Melon, on Ice, delivered to any
j part of the city at Gray's. Nice
lot of chickens just received.
All kinds of Builders' Materials
at hard times prices.
a tj I rf fs g
Jersey Block Ice Cream
is still in the lead.
Jeweler and Engraver.
At Carlisle's Drug Store.
Mrs. Maud Duran, Proprietress.
JJ. Edwards & Son
Service and Cuisine first class.
JJest Private Hotel in the Town.
Special Low Rates by the week.
'T. P. Lloyd,
Attorney at Law,
Baptist Witness Building, corner
Fort King and Osceola street.
Dealer in all kinds of
Florida and Western
.15 1-0 c villo-,
'Will Fracticc in all Courts.
G J HAGOOD
is now selling
'WOOD CHEAP FOR CASH
4 -V. w 7
5;-" i ''t.V jW&JfJf
5 Loads -io
Yard on Ocklawaha Avenue.
Large, cool and comfortable
-rooms nicely furnished. Best of
accommodations for the general
.and traveling public. Rates gi.op
per day or $4.00 per week.
North Magnolia Street
Vegetables and Fish.
Bring in your Produce and try my
The World Renowned
SINGER SEWING MACHINE
which has been for a season with without
out without a representative, is now to be
seen and bought of its local agent,
W. H. BARRETT.
Office, Ocala Drug Store.
First National Bank Block,
Pine Livery Turnouts and Saddle
Orders by Telephone or otherwise
will receive prompt attention.
heap City Lots
FOR SALE. Inquire at the
where also accommodations for the
traveling public will be found.
and Country Produce.
Stalls 6 and 8 City Market.
Isntik Work of si
2TO SOUTH VPIM STREET,
. .. (3
7S EVILLE, M. Z.
The Best, Most Complete and .Most
FIRST-CLASS BOARDING .
Stylish Line of
Large Shady Grounds.
Convenient to Street Cars.
Rates from $7 to $10
Reduction made to Families.
ii M rem
Mrs. T. H. Gary.
By the Ocala Temperance Reform Club.
Edited by firs. Kate Liddell and Miss Daisy
The Club meets every Sunday afternoon at four
o'clock in Temperance Hall. The Public
Satolli Scores the Saloons,
Monsignor Satolli, the apostolic
delegate, has just given a decision
condemning the liquor traffic and
especially as it is carried on in the
United States, and approving the
expulsion of liquor dealers from
The decision was called forth by
an appeal from the ruling of Bish Bishop
op Bishop John A. Watterson, of Colum
bus, O., made by one of the socie societies
ties societies within his jurisdiction.
During the last Lenten season,
Bishop Watterson addressed a let letter
ter letter to the clergy of his diocese to
be read before their congrega congregations.
tions. congregations. The letter dealt wholly
with the temperance problem, and
in the course of the communica communication
tion communication the JJ shop said :
I hereby withdraw my appro approbation
bation approbation of any and every Catholic
society or branch or division
thereof in this dioctse that has a
liquor dealer or saloon keeper at
its head or anywhere among its of officers,
ficers, officers, and I suspend every such
society itself from its rank and
privileges as a Catholic society
until it ceases to be so officered."
An appeal was made to Mon Monsignor
signor Monsignor Satolli, who sustains the
bishop in these words :
"l. Bishops have the right and
duty to guard faith and morals
within the limits of their diocese.
They are the divinely appointed
judgts in such matters, and hence
no mere society of individual lay laymen
men laymen has the right to set such de
cisions at defiance. The mere fact
that such decision may be the
cause of temporal loss does not
justify opposition, as the temporal
must give way to the spiritual
ijood, and private good to public
2. The liquor traffic, and espe especially
cially especially as conducted here in the
United States, is the source of
much evil. Hence the bishop was
acting within his rights in seeking
to restrict it.
"3. Therefore the delegate ap apostolic
ostolic apostolic sustains Bishop Watter Watter-son's
son's Watter-son's action, and approves of his
circular letter and refutation con con-cerning
cerning con-cerning saloons, and the expulsion
of saloon keepers from member membership
ship membership in Catholic societies."
The Star was presented with
a copy of an elegant pamphlet
by R. G. Blake, of the F. C. &
P. railroad, entitled "The Land of
the Sunset and Beyond," filled
with beautiful illustrations of the
scenery along the line of their
railroad and connections. The
mountain scenery through Ten Tennessee
nessee Tennessee is .positively as pretty as
any in the United States. What
is the use of Florida's summer
tourists going to the extreme
north to spend the summer when
here, in less than 24 hours' ride of
us, we have the most delightful
summer climate that can be found
and a scenery unsurpassed in love loveliness
liness loveliness ?
The STAR is the paper for
you to read when you want
all of the news.
n. it wiLLinm,
Done in Latest Style. Call
and give me a trial.
To the Young People's Convention.
The "Beautiful Highland Route"
by way of the Florida Central and
Peninsular and Southern railways
has been officially selected by the
Florida delegation to the conven convention
tion convention of the Baptist Young People's
Union of America at Baltimore,
July iS 21. This is by way of Co Columbia,
lumbia, Columbia, S C, and through the
mountains and valleys of the Car Carolina:
olina: Carolina: and Virginia. One fare for
the round trip. Tickets on sale at
all coupon stations of the Florida
Central and Peninsular Railroad
cm July 16 and 17. Tickets good
to return until August 5.
Do you want to invest your money
where it will, bring you
20 per cent. ?
If so, inquire of I. Stevens, who
Building g Loan
or we will loan you from one to ten
thousand dollars on good approved
real estate. Remember the place,
at A. E. Burnett's Jewelry Store,
A. E. HOLLAND,
Local Agent of the American
Detectiye Agency of Indianapolis,
Ind., undertakes the recovery of
lost or stolen property, investiga investigation
tion investigation of crime. Collecting a spe specialty.
cialty. specialty. John W. Pearson,
IN THE MAR
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Drugs, Chemicals, Patent Medicines and
Fancy Goods, Stationery, &c.
Soda Water and Ice Cream.
Physician's Prescriptions Carefully Compounded.
Post Office Drug Store.
J. A. Pittman & Go,,
r:r- :J ) v!"5i:; M-A
L. P. J u meat! Laboratory
Undertakers and Embalmers.
Dealers in Coffins, Iron and Wood Wooden
en Wooden Caskets, Burial Outfits..
Charges lower than ever before in
Ocala. Also dealers in all kinds
of Secorid-Hand Furniture.
Prompt attention given to all
orders by mail or telegram.
ANALYTICAL AND TECHNICAL CHEMISTRY,
P. O. Pox 402. Ocala, Fla.
This Laboratory makes a specialty of Chemical Analysis of
Phosphate, but all other kinds of analysis will receive prompt
attention. We have the patronage of the Gie des Phosphates
de France; Messrs Thuiller & Clarke, the Consolidated Phos Phosphate
phate Phosphate Co., and their clients.
Assays and Analysis of Earths. Waters and Fertilizers.
The most approved methods followed. All rates as
reasonable as consistent with high class of work.
JgsSf" Laboratory located on second floor of Southern Express Cos bldg
Bought, Sold and Rented.
Handy to Depot.
Best of Table Delicacies.
Kates $1 per Day.
-m The Ocala Photo Co.
0p.posite Montezuma Hotel.
nest Photos, Portraits and Views,
OUR LITTLE STORE
If we always take the cash,,
we are sure to get the hash
Special rates by the week, j BABIES QUICK AS A WINK I
North Magnolia St.
QY Xiittlc StorG. Ocklawaha Avenue and Main Street.
and is made only by us.
IS OUR SPECIALTY-
Take your music to the Witness
job office and have it bound into a
book with your name in gold on
Bacon, Flour, Meal, Grits, Lard,
Butter, Sugar, Crackers, Soap,
Starch, Tobacco, Cigars, Canned
Goods, Etc. Etc.
Also patentee of the Famous
Guano Distributer, which may be j
seen at OUR LITTLE STORE. j
Opposite Ocala House,
Meals Served from I
7 a. m. to 9 p. m. j
Charges Moderate but Strictly I Cash. j
Speciai Orders Extra.
iCall and see Samples.
MRS. M. E. HODGE,
"Dress Making and General Sewing.
All Cttin, Sewing ani Tilting done in th; Latest Style, at the Lowest Prices and
on short notice.
"Rooms LI pstairs, Morth Side Squere, Ocala, Flo.