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Title:
The Ocala evening star
Uniform Title:
Ocala Evening Star
Alternate Title:
Evening star
Star
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v. : ; 61 cm.
Language:
English
Publisher:
Porter & Harding
Place of Publication:
Ocala, Fla.
Ocala Fla
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daily (except sunday)
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Newspapers -- Ocala (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Marion County (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
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United States -- Florida -- Marion -- Ocala
Coordinates:
29.187778 x -82.130556 ( Place of Publication )

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Dates or Sequential Designation:
Began in 1895; ceased in 1943.
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Description based on: Vol. 1, no. 5 (June 24, 1895).
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Funded by NEH in support of the National Digital Newspaper Project (NDNP), NEH Award Number: Project #00110855

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Vol. I. No. 23. OCALA, FLORIDA, JULY 15, 1895. Price Five Cents
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PUBLISHED EVERY DA V IN THE WEEK EXCEPTING SUNDAV.

7.

IN AND ABOUT THE TOWN.

Some Things You Know and Some
Things You Don't Know.
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Wartman, of Citra, is in
town.
Dr. Baskin, of Anthony, is in
town today.
J. M. Neely left for Asheville,
N. C, yesterday.
Jonn Lynch, of Chatterton, was
in town yesterday.
C. T. Trask, of Belleview, was at
the Montezuma today.
J. T. Porter, cf Emerald, Fla.,
was in our town today.
Yesterday was not a favorable
day for the local sports.
W. A. Chisholm and wife have
returned from Savannah.
Pears and Bananas, fresh and
fine, at Charles Constans
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Albert Birdsey will leave today
for a visit in the mountains.
W. Bowen, of Jacksonville, was
at the Ocala house yesterday.
A fine lot of young chickens re received
ceived received today at Gray's.
Yates Thompson, of Savannah,
was at the Ocala house yesterday.
Nice Sweet Grapes, Pears Ap Apples,
ples, Apples, Honey Peaches, PlumsMel PlumsMel-ons,
ons, PlumsMel-ons, etc., at Charles Constans'.
Lawrence Haynes, of Jackson Jacksonville,
ville, Jacksonville, was in Jacksonville yester yesterday.
day. yesterday. Judge Hill and wife have re returned
turned returned from Lake Weir, where
they were visiting their parents.
Miss Minnie Nash will leave for
Bartow tomorrow, where she will
visit her father, who is preaching
down there.
Take your music to the Witness
job office and have it bound into a
book with your name in gold on
the outside.
Harry Wright, of Macon, Ga.,
and brother to our popular and
rising young attorney, Albert
Wright, is visiting his father's
family for a few days.
The Plant system will give
Gainesville one of her cheap, ex excursions
cursions excursions next Saturday, July 20, at
50c. round trip from Ocala and Pa-j
lifVn T mvp Drala 8 a. m. i
Mrs. H. Stacy, at corner of Mag Magnolia
nolia Magnolia and Fifth street, will want a
few good gentleman boarders at
$3.50 per week, Best of accom accommodations
modations accommodations in town for the money.
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John King, of the bonded ware warehouse,
house, warehouse, is visiting relatives in
Gainesville for a few days. John
has been closely confined with his
duties at the warehouse and need needed
ed needed a respite.
For Sale. A good Jersey milch
cowgiving two gallons of milk per
day, with 3 months old calf, This
is her second calf. Also a good
mule. The above property is of offered
fered offered at a bargain. Call on or ad
dress the Star, Ocala, Fla.
H. W. Barkhau, who for the
past year has been book-keeper for
the Arcntz Phosphate company,
has severed his connection with
that company, and leaves next
Thursday with his family for Bir Birmingham,
mingham, Birmingham, Ala.
The Magnolia Street and the
"Up Town" boot blacks got into a
scrape yesterday, afternoon; the
cause was that the Up Towns were
giving two shines for five cents.
The Up Towns were pretty badly
done up.WellOcala isn't dead not
by a long shot.

IF
HORRIBLE DEATH OF ALDERMAN
HARRY GOSS,
Killed by 4he Incoming F. C, &, P. One
O'clock Train Sunday Morning,
CAUSES A VACANCY IN THE CITY COUNCIL.
The Scene of the Accident at Gary Cross Crossing,
ing, Crossing, 300 Yards South of Exposi Exposition
tion Exposition Street.
The crew of the 5 o'clock freight
on the F. C. & P. yesterday morn morning
ing morning reported at the depot that they
found the body of a young man ly lying
ing lying by the side of the track, just
south of Exposition street and at
the corner of the fence surround surrounding
ing surrounding Gary Hammock. The mar marshal
shal marshal was notified, and he, with
others, started for the scene of the
accident. The body was found as
reported, with no sign of a strug strug-gle
gle strug-gle having taken place.
It was left till the coroner could
be notified, alter which D. I. Mc
Iver procured a wagon and went
out to the body in company with
Dr. Izlar and Marshal lUrganier.
An examination was then made
and those present came to the con conclusion
clusion conclusion that there was not the
slightest doubt of the cause of
death.
He was on horseback when last
seen, and whether he was thrown
from his horse and fell on the
track, or whether he sat down to
recover himself from his fall, and
was unconscious of the approach of
the train, or whether he dismount dismounted
ed dismounted for some cause and got in the
way of the passing train, we have
no means of ascertaining. It is
possible that, being somewhat un under
der under the influence of liquor, he fell
in consequence of the rough cross crossing
ing crossing he was stunned by the fall and
was unable to get out of the way
of the train.
The body was taken to Mclver's
undertaking establishment, where
it was prepared for burial. More
than a hundred people had viewed
the body up to 9 o'clock, when a
Star reporter called. The skull
was crushed and a piece of scalp
the size of a man's hand was
torn loose. The jaw was broken
and the shoulder and breast
crushed in.
Saturday Mr. Goss was drinking
freely and was under the influence
of liquor up till late Saturday
night, when he started for home.
Some one put him on the right
road to his home, which is about
1 5 miles out in the country, in a
southwesterly direction. Deceased
told Dr. Allred Saturday that his
horse threw him the day before
and that he was all broke up in inside,
side, inside, but whether that had any anything
thing anything to do with his death is apt to
remain a mystery.
A kind of preliminary inquest
was held yesterday morningbut
the regular inquest wiH not be
held till after the report of the
train's crew can he had, as it
seems strange that a train under
the four-mile-per-hour speed
should kill a man and no one be
aware of it, and leave it for the fol following
lowing following freight train to report.
The funeral was held yesterday
afternoon at 5 o'clock, and the
body buried in the new cemetery
east of town.

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The dead man was an alderman ;
from the fourth ward and was a j
young man of considerable ability, :
being only about 25 years of age.
He came of a good family, but j
since his father's sudden death, a
few years ago, he has had spells of ;
dissipation and recklessness.
At one time his father and he
together owned a great deal of
property in Ocala.
As far as we can ltarn, he had
no relatives in. this country except
Mrs. J. B. Carlyle, who is distantly j
related.
There is not much suspicion of
foul play in this matter, as upon
an examination of his clothes 6
were found on his person.

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Our High School Department Likely
to Be Done Away With for
Lack of Appropriation.
At the last meeting of the coun county
ty county school board the appropriation
for the salary of the teachers of
the Ocala High School was re reduced
duced reduced from $715 to S556 per
month, which is much less than
enough to pay the teachers' sala salaries.
ries. salaries. Ocala is known as an independ independent
ent independent sub-school district, and the
county always sets aside so much
for the maintenance of her
schools.
We do not know what the
trouble is. There have certainly
been enough taxes assessed to give
Ocala her full and usual share.
Wherever the trouble is, the
people must do all in their power
to keep up our excellent high
school, for with the closing of it,
on top of otir other calamities,'
Ocala wou'd be dead. j
Shall we see her die with- ut a ;
struggle ? j
In addition to this, cur school
term is to be cut clown from eight
to six months.
Shall we have it go out to the
world that Ocala has closed her
high school ?
Advertise in the Star.
Honduras pineapples today at
Charles Constans'.
J. H. Clymonds, Jr., left for Cin
cinnati, O., this morning.
Mrs. W. E. Dickerson left this
morning for Easley, S. C.
Cheap excursion to Tampa via
F. C. & P. on Monday, July 29, at
3 o'clock. Tickets good till Aug.
1. $2 for round trip from Ocala.
Receiver McDonald's absence
lets all of the management of the
affairs of the First National bank
devolve upon Como Massey, and
it keeps him very busy to attend
to all of the work. Como is the
right man for the business, and is
well able to fill the position. Mr.
McDonald will return about the
latter part of the week.
Capt. E F. Wheeler, of St. Mar Martin's
tin's Martin's River, was in Ocala Saturdav
and to hear him tell of the fine
fishing to be had at his place
makes us Ocalans hungry. Capt.
Wheeler lives in one mile of Capt.
Richardson's summer resort "Para "Paradise"
dise" "Paradise" undoubtedly the best place
to hunt, fish, and anjov one's self
generally to be found on the gulf
coast. And it does not cost any
more than to live in Ocala.

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AND OPTICAL GOODS;
Cleaning, Repairing and Engraving.
GUARANTEED FIRST-CLASS WORK.
North Side Square, Ocala. Fla.

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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

High Grade Goods,
Low Grade Prices,
Repairing and Engraving.

All Work Guaranteed at

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Merchants' Block, Ocala,, Fla.

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We manufacture AH Kinds of SCROLL WORK, BRACKETS, MOULDING
TURNING. WINDOW and DOOR FRAHES, CABINETS, and all kinds of
Carpenter and Job Work. A full supply of

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LOWEST CASH PRICES.
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FINE DRESS GOODS,
Laces and Embroidery,
Trunks and Valises.
Agents for Buttericks Patterns
OUR MOTTO: We study to please our customers.
Ocala, : : : : : Florida.

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DEALERS IN

taple and Fancy Grocerie

Corn, Oats, Hay, Vegetables, Etc.
Chickens and Eggs a Specialty
Butler Block Conner Orange Avenue and Exposition St.
Ocala, : : : : : rida

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City Market, Ocala, Fla.
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The Evening Star
PORTER & HARDING, Publishers.
SUBSCRIPTION 50 CENTS PER HONTH.
. $5.00 per Year.
5 cts. per Copy at News Stands.

A large portion of our citizens
sought their downy couches last

Wednesday night an incendiary
tried to burn the office of the
Brooksville News-Register.

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night only after the first rays of j d
the coming sun were lighting the j

eastern horizon. Hut they were
not at the club. The train from
Fernandina was late or rather
very early.
Baptist Young People's Union

If you have an old book that you Txr tt t 1 1
sh to preserve, tPke it to the VV JTl Ufiailie,

job

office and have it

Ladies' and

entlemen's

ESTAURANT.

of America, at Baltimore. For j Supplies, Wooden and Metallic Board and Lodging.

D. E. Mclver,
UNDERTAKER and EMBALMER

Carrying a full line of Undertakers'

A. H. R. Fredrick, M. D.
Physician & Surgeon.

Diseases of Women and Children
a Specialty.

Residents of Pensacola also see
snakes. A man there killed a
good-sized rattler in front of his
door the other day on one of the
principal streets.

the above occasion the r. C. o: I
will sell round trip tickets on July
16 and 17, good until August 5,
1895, at $27.20. If parties desire
to go via Savannah and steamer,
on sale July 11 and 12, at $24
round trip, limit August 5.

Any person desiring a nice home
with one acre of land set out with

Hm tn I iaht a PinP. bearing truit trees, can secure one

0 r by paying a small amount of cash
"Paddling up Sebec lake last and easy monthly payments. En-

summer in a birch-bark canoe, quire at Star office.

said a New York snortsman. "the

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breeze blew so hard and constantly neap Kate TO IViacon,
that, try as I might, I could not On July 15 the Plant system will
keen a match ablaze lonr enough sell round trip tickets to Macon

to light my pipe. After a half for fy 9-70. with limit until July

For tickets call on

C. F. Faires,
City Ticket Agt., Ocala House.
F J. HUliER,
Ticket Agt, Fla. So. Depot

dozen matches 'had flared out in

the lighting of them, I made some
remarks apropos of my failure.
" 'Let me show you how to do
it said my companion, an old Cal-
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iiornian, who was iiauuiuig uic r- Q PUoan fnr C.ooU

bow paddle. 'Hand me a bit of
that newspaper sticking out of horse five years old, well
. broken to both double and single
your pocket. harness, would make a good saddle
"He took the piece of paper and nag if properly trained. She is
. .umoled it into a wad. which he medium sized, light chestnut color

tained in the palm of his hand, and has no white spots except one

hen striking a match he closed

both hands about it to shield it huckhoard buggy,

from the wind, after the traditional nearly new, which has been used
manner of the railroad navvy in very little. It is a nice vehicle for
lighting his pipe Tie fUmein- a truck farmer or dairyman.
atantly set the paper smouldering e buckboard is at Mr. King-
. 1 , . rnan s wacron works, and Mr. Percy
on top without its breaking into a Williams will take pleasure in
blaze. He passed the burning wad showing it to any one desiring to
to me and it as a pipe-lighter equal purchase. For further information
to a live coal, the hmh breeze fan- appty at this office, or to Room 6,

ning instead of extinguishing it. It Frederick Hqusc, corner of Broad-
, . x wav and Pine streets, Ocala, Ma.

was uic simpicmvcnuun ui a prac-

tical mind, wnicn served my turn I u0 for he Reach 1

then and afterward, and I com T ''
, I he Plant System have on their
mend the device to sportsmen summer ratesJ to St. Petersburg,
needing tinder for a pipe light or Tarpon Springs, Clear Water, and
to start a camp fire." New York for points on the east coast, for

rates to all summer resorts call on
F. J. Huijer, Ticket Agent,
Fla. So. Depot, or

C. F. Faires, City Ticket Agent,

Ocala House.

Caskets, Burial Robes, etc.

1 Orders by mail and telegraph
promptly executed.
Miller Block.
The New Brunswick Restaurant,
Misses Richards & Hallett,
Proprietors.
Board $3.50 per Week..
Regular Meals 25 Cents.
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Hot lunches, coffee, etc., at all
hours of the day and night. Ex-;
tra dishes served at moderate j
prices. Open Monday. Haisley
block. i
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Red Oak House,
Board and Lodging. i
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Nice, large, airy rooms, best of j
table accommodations, pleasant lo-!

cation, one block south from b. C
& P. depot, on Magnolia street.
Rates from 75c. to $1.50 per day.

Special rates by the week.

D. S. LITTLE, Prop.,
OCALA, FLA.

Opposite Post Office.

Miss M. J. Wilson,

Office opposite Arlington Hotel.
Ocala, Fla.

R. D. Fuller,

PRIVATE BOARDING HOUSE.

Dentist.

Nicest Location in the City.
Special Low Rates by the Week
and Month.

Office over

MRS. T. J. OWEN,

PRIVATE BOARDING.

Merchants' National
Bank.

OCALA,
James Chace,
Dentist.

FLA.

Best of accommodations, quiet and
homelike.
Also have desirably located Cot Cottages
tages Cottages to rent.

Office over First National Bank,

Sun.

F, C. & P. EXCURSION

rof. A. till. Hendon

will give 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. 66t.

W. n. Lucius,

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Mrs. D. M. Hick's
MILLINERY
EMPORIUM
We carry a complete and well as

sorted stock of Up-to-date Millinery j

Goods at the
Lowest Cash. Prices
Call and examine my stock.

OCALA.

FLA.

E. F. Brown, M. D.,
Physician & Surgeon.

Box 382, Ocala, Fla.

Treatment of Cancer a specialty.

To Amelia Beach Yesterday a Howl Howling
ing Howling Success.
About 800 people took advan

tage ot the cheap excursion to Proprietor of the only first class
Fernandina and Amelia Beach Colored Barber Shop in the city,
yesterday, 400 of whom were fur- 1 have taken charge of my old
nished from Ocala. A day of land onf Expositiori St. three
. doors west of Pirst National Bank
pleasure was spent on the sea building and solicit your patronage,
beach, and a goodly number of I am fully prepared to do Shaving,
Ocala's fair ladies and crallant Hair Cuttine: and Shampooing in

gents disported themselves in the
snowy billows.
The train was late, not getting
in till 4 o'clock this morning, but
otherwise everybody reports a fine
time.

the latest style. Only first class
men employed. Give me a call.

PATRONIZE

OCALA HOUSE BARBER SHOP,

To the Young People's Convention.
The "Beautiful Highland Route"

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PROPRIETOR.

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,7 V V c a n Barber in the cit7- Only expert
Peninsular and Southern railways workmen emnloved.

has been omciany seiecrea oy tne
Florida delegation to4 the conven convention
tion convention of the Baptist Young People's
Union of America at Baltimore,
July 18 21. This is by way of Co Columbia,
lumbia, Columbia, S C, and through the
mountains and valleys of the Car Carol
ol Carol mas and Virginia. One fare for

Stalls 1 and 3, City Market,
will keep constantly on hand a full
supply of
Florida and Western Beef
Pork, Mutton, Chickens, Eggs and
Vegetables of all kinds.

Try our Silver Churn Butterine j
on Ice. j

Millinery.
Phe latest,
he LfoWest prices,

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Mrs. C, A. Broun's.

T. A. YANCEY, !Thomas j. clary,
Rutcner
City Market, Ocala, Fla. j Justice of the Peace,

First District, Marion Co., Fla.
Office in Court House.
Prompt attention given to all Civil
and Criminal Cases under my
Jurisdiction.

Fish, Game and Poultry.
Northern and Florida Vegetables.
New York, Chicago and Florida
Meats.
Orders from a distance given
special attention.

W. H. Marean, M. D.,
Homeopathic
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,

OCALA,

FLA.

John G. Reardon,
Attorney at Law,

OCALA,

FLA.

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GAS! GAS!
W. G. Barry, p
Practical Plumber and Contractor.
Barrys patent air and gas bur burners
ners burners are cleaner, cheaper, safer

ic round trip. Tickets on sale at I than wood or gasoline. Pipe "-as

a.l coupon stations of the Florida lights, fire places and all kinds of
fVnrral and Peninsular Railroad stoves for heating. Not necessary
oajulv 16 and 17. Tickets good stove Estimates furnish-
to return until August 5. Satisfaction guar-

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The Boston

Tonsorial Artist,
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.
WM. JAHES.
Gary Block.
Ocala, Fla.

Albert Wright,

Attorney at Law.

Will practice in all Courts.

Union Block,
OCALA,

FLA.

James D. McConnell,

Attorney at Law.

Room 3, Merchants' Block, j Office in

First National Bank
Block,

OCALA,

FLA.

James H. Hill,

Excursion kates to Crystal River and
Homosassa.
The Plant System will sell tick tickets
ets tickets to Crystal River and Homo Homosassa,
sassa, Homosassa, one fare for the round trip,
every SaTuniay, good until the fol following
lowing following Tuesday. For local and
through tickets call on C. F. Faires,
city ticket apfent, Ocala House.

TRAINED NURSE.

Charles Constans,
Foreign and
Domestic Fruits
Melons on Ice delivered to any
part of the City.
Vegetables and nil kinds nf

ivirs. 1-.. viarK, 1 rained A'urse. J Country Produce.
Best of references all over city Candies, Nuts, Tobacco and
and frorn all local physicians. Call Cigars.
at Woolf's Bakery. All correspon- j Stop when passing and examine
dence answered promptly. I my stock

OCALA,

FLA.

Attorney at Law.

E. P. Allen,

Attorney at Law.

County Judge's office in Court
House.

OCALA.

FLA.

Room 3, Merchants' Block,

OCALA,

FLA.



OCALA Florida's Favorite Melon.
Planing Millsl
At junction of all Railroads.
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firs. M. D. TAYLOR, j Fame," Florida's Favorite
" Melon, on Ice, delivered to any
Proprietress. part of the city at Grays Xic4
All kinds of Builders' Materials lot of chickens just received,
at hard times prices. j

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Jeweler and Engraver.
SPECIAL PRICES. ;
At Carlisle's Drug Store.
Centra! Hotel,
.Mrs. Maud Duran, Proprietress.
."Service and Cuisine first class.
Best Private Hotel in the Town.
.'Special Low Rates by the week.
T. P. Lloyd,
Attorney at Law,
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"Will Practicc in all Courts.
G. J H A GO OD
is now selling
WOOD CHEAP FOR CASH
1 Load $ioo
2 Loads i 75
5 Loads 4 oo
io Loads 7 50
Yard on Ocklawaha Avenue.
SHITH HOUSE
Large, cool and comfortable
'rooms nicely furnished. Best of
accommodations for the general
.and traveling public. Rates $1.00
.per day or $4.00 per week.

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North Magnolia Street.
LIDDON BROS,
HI
First National Bank Block,
Ocala, Fla.
'Fine Livery Turnouts and Saddle
Morses.
Charges Reasonable.
Orders by Telephone or otherwise
will receive prompt attention.
heap City Lots
FOR SALE. Inquire at the
Aired Hotel
where also accommodations for the
traveling public will be found.

is still in the lead.
Exposition street.
JJ. Edwards & Son,

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FANCY GROCERIES
Trade Solicited.
Baptist Witness Building, corner
Fort King and Osceola street.
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Davis,
City Market,
Dealer in all kinds of
Florida and Western
Meats, Poultry,
Vegetables and Fish.
Bring in your Produce and try my
trooas.
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,
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Office, Ocala Drug Store.
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Chicago and
Florida Meats,
Turkeys,
Chickens,
Eggs,
Sausage
and Country Produce.
Stalls 6 and 8 City Market.
Ocala, Fla.

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Temperance Column.

By the Ocala Temperance Reform Club.

Cdited by nrs. Kate Liddell and Miss DaLsy
rioore.

The Club meets every Sunday afternoon at four
o'clock in Temperance Hall. The Public
are invited.

Saloon-keeper's Temperance Lecture.
Tne temperance people have
had a great deal to say, and we on

this side have kept pretty quiet,
that is. we haven't lectured in pub public
lic public much ; but I think it is time we
tried to do something to gain a
new foothold. We don't know
just what to do, only if talking will
do the work on the temperance
side, why won't it on ours ?
We are generous we can afford
to be. We have money, more than
all the temperance folks put to together;
gether; together; and it's very easy work to
just stand behind a counter and
pour something from a bottle into
a glass, and fill up the money
drawer. To be sure, we sometimes
have to kick a man outdoors, when
he hasn't any money, and doesn't
know enough to go home, and
doesn't have any wife to come
after him ; but that's easy when
you get used to it. Then it's kind
sometimes to give a young fellow
his first glass of liquor, especially
if I know his mother ; but then you
can do this easy when you get used
to it. Then its about the hardest
thing I ever did to take a bundle
from a poor, tattered man, in pay
for drink, and open it, and find a
pair of little baby's shoes, or a lit little
tle little girl's doll or a little boy's sled.
Those things were hard work; but
1 got used to them, and now it's
easv.

One thing I know, if I was fight fighting
ing fighting under the temperance flag, I
wouldn't march up to a rebel, and
pat him on the back, just for the
sake of coaxing him to vote for me
next day. And orie thing I
wouldn't do if I was a temperance
minister. If a saloon-keeper
should hand me a $io bill as I was
going by his saloon, I wouldn't
take that bill, and fold it up, and
put it in my pocket, and say,
"Thank you, sir." I don't think
near as much of men that will do
that as I do of men like Elder
Pennyworth. He had a big family
to provide for, and the church
couldn't pay him much- One day
mhen I met him in the street, I
took out a $20 gold piece and of offered
fered offered him. He didn't touch it, but
said, putting his hand on my
shoulder, "My dear friend, I thank
you for your kindness. God knows
how much I need money, but I
wouldn't dare use it. You know
it is written, 'The wages of sin is
death.' I'm afraid to help use such
waes." That's all he said, and
those few words have, given me
more hours of sober thinking than

anything else I ever heard. I tell
you, that minister I respect,
though I s'pose if his prayers
should be answered, I should fail
in business in less than a week, for
want of customers.

nable in its malignity." The great

historian, Mr. Lecky, in his no notable
table notable chapter on the "History of
European Morals," cites the ap appearance
pearance appearance of gin as an event "unap "unapproachable
proachable "unapproachable in prolific calamity."
Sir Matthew Hale stated that "four
crimes out of five are the result of
excessive drinking." Mr. Glad Gladstone
stone Gladstone says that "drink has produced
evils more deadly, because more
continuous than those caused to
mankind by the scourges of war,
pestilence and famine combined."

What does it profit a man if he
gets rich, and in the process bank bankrupts
rupts bankrupts his moral nature? Journal
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