Vol. l. No. 95
PUBLISHED 'EVERY DA V IN THE WEEK EXCEPTING SUNDAV.
IN AND ABOUT THE TOWN.
Some Things You Know and Some
Things You Don't Know.
For Sale. A 5x8 view camera.
Inquire at this office. ?
J. A. Jennings, of. Savannah, is
in the city.
Wm. Gray's for your fresh oys oysters
ters oysters on ice.
J. D. Turd well, of New York, is
in the city.
Foutz's Horse and Cattle Pow Powder,
der, Powder, 20 c. at Tydings.
Dr. C. W. Torrey has returned
Young chickens cheap constant constantly
ly constantly on hand at Wm. Gray's.
L. B. Jordan, of St. Louis, is at
Try our Sarsaparilla for all blood
diseases. Tdings & Co,
F. T. Hartfelder, of New York,
is at the Ocala Mouse.
Are you wanting to sell goods ?
Advertise in the Star.
Frank Clarkson, of Jacksonville,
is in the city on business.
Fresh oysters on ice will be
found every day now at Wm.
W. C. Townsend, of Lake But Butler,
ler, Butler, was in the city yesterday.
Take your prescriptions to
Tydings & Co. and get their
pnees. Only pure drugs used.
A. L. Hunt, of Gainesville, was
at the Chaille House yesterday.
Fine fresh water fish today on
ice at L. S. Black's, stall No. 11,
Capt. J. L. Inglis, of the Dun-
nellon phosphate mines, is in the
The National Protective Legion
pays $15 per week to members in
case ui sickness or disability.
Charles S. Clark has returned
from a business trip to Fernan-
lyesh, fat oysters today and
every day now at L. S. Black's,
I A. H. Agnew and wife, of Ken-
dick, were in the brick city yes
Isaac Stevens has cottages to
rent trom $5 to $15 per month
There were two deaths among
the colored population in the city
Use our Eczema and Tetter Cure
for all cutaneous diseases; sure
cure for erysipelas. Tydings &
Miss Sadie Bull has gone to Jas Jasper
per Jasper to attend school for a ten
Apply to W. C. Archer, mattress
maker and cleaner, when you are in
want of a first-class job in his line.
South Lime street, Ocala, Fla.
C. E. Hellen, of the District of
Columbia, was among the northern
visitors to the city yesterday.
A full linf of Buist's fresh seeds j C. C. Bunch, of Boston, is in
at Tydings & Co's this week. j town.
C. E. Herrick, of Crystal River, j. L. Henry, of New York, is in
j is in town today on business con- j the city.
nected with his firm.
If you have an old book that you
wish to preserve, trke it to the
Witness job office and have it
Mrs. R, B. McConnell and little
daughter expect to leave tomor tomorrow
row tomorrow for the Atlanta exposition.
Do you forget that you must
die? Then provide for your fam family
ily family by taking out a policy in the
National Protective Legion.
Miss Hattie Dye
is visiting in
R. P. Menard, of Illinois, was in
The Fort Kirg Social Club will
give a candy pulling Thursday
Esta oficina hace toda clase de
trabajo de imprenta en ingles y
AND OPTICAL GOODS.
. Gleaning, Repairing and Engraving.
A Guaranteed First-Class Work.
North Side Square, Ocala, Fla.
Master Brantley Weathers will
vvc wm uuijr iidvcd aiA "inciio entertam a lew o nis young
term in the high school this year 'friends tonight.
on account of scarcity of .school)
You can carry $1000 to $5000
For Refit. A ten-room house.
Hot and cold bath, two blocks
from square. Apply to H. G. Hay-
for $24 to $30 per year in the Na- j craft at city ticket office of Plant
tional Protective Legion. P.VC W.
Williams, organizer, Mitchell Blk.,
Elmer Townsend returned yes yesterday
terday yesterday from Shell Island and the
mouth of Crystal River, where he
has been on a two weeks' fishing
JOYNER IS STABBED.
Figures do not lie. Multiply $36
by 7 and you have $500 provided
you invest seven times thirty-six
with the Covenant Building and
Loan association. Ask M. M.
Little about it.
Ed Chace left today for Phila Philadelphia,
delphia, Philadelphia, where he will take a
course of studies at the University
Call and examine new samples of
clothine: from Jacob Reid's Son's
F. W. Ditto, Agent, Weihe's jew jewelry
elry jewelry store.
Mr. B. A. Weathers left today
for New York, where he will buy
the fall stock for the mammoth
store of H. B. Masters & Co.
C. V. McCoy, the Ocala House
barber, will give you the smoothest
and easiest shave imaginable. Hair
cuts in the latest style.
Miss Maggie McCarty, who for
some time has been the gues"t of
Miss Claud Waterman, returned
yesterday from a short visit to
E. B. Richardson's stable will
furnish you a first-class turnout
cheaper than elsewhere. Call and
try his teams.
Judge James Hill returned yes-j
terday from Fernandina, where he
went in company with his wife and 1
child, whom he left there to spend j Mrs. Roller, wife of J. H.
Atlanta, Sept. 23. John Cun Cunningham,
ningham, Cunningham, chairman of the populist
party of Georgia, stabbed Howlett
Joyner at the exposition grounds
tonight. Joyner is not expected
to live. He is a democrat, and for formerly
merly formerly held a po.sition in the cap cap-itol
itol cap-itol here.
Cunningham says that Joyner
walked up to him and struck him
without provocation. J&yner is
too weak to make a statement.
Cunningham is from Cobb coun county,
ty, county, which is Joyner's original
It is probable that a political
quarrhl preceded the fight. Joy Joyner
ner Joyner is a brother of the chief of At Atlanta's
lanta's Atlanta's fire department.
R. B. Mitchell & Co.
Drugs, Chemicals, Patent Medicines,
Fancy Goods, Stationery, &c,
Soda Water and Ice Cream.
Physician's Prescriptions CorefuIIy Compounded.
Post Office Drug Store.
Roller, died last night at her home
three miles southwest of town, and
was buried at 3 o'clock this af afternoon
ternoon afternoon in the new cemetery.
Ransom Everett and H. L.
Lloyd, of Ocala, each received $15
last week through the National
Protective Legion for one week's
sickness and disability.
Any one wishing kalsomining
work done will do well to give W.
H. Sullivan a trial. He does only
first-class work. South Lime st.,
Visitors to the Atlanta exposi exposition
tion exposition who want ffood board at a low
rate should write to Mrs. G. V. faction. Next door to the post of-
Skelton. 27 Fulton street. Atlan-i nee, in W. W. Condon s music and
Watches cleaned for 50 cents.
50 cent crystals, 25 c. 25 cent
crystals 15 c.
Pins and breastpins 10 c, and
all other work done on watches
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.
GlA lC IVL A. CALL AIVJD ISO CONVINCGJD.
One Door North from City Market, Ocala, Fla.
High Grade Goods,
Low Grade Prices.
Repairing and Engraving.
All Work Guaranteed at A. E. Burnett's, Jeweler
Merchants' Block, Ocala,'Fla.
W. S. GASKN,
KStad se,vi"s cbi"" "IThe : Green
Wanted. A few private board
ers, ladies or gentlemen. Conve Convenient
nient Convenient to public square. Rates rea reasonable.
sonable. reasonable. Mrs. Thos. J. Barnes,
corner Main and iNortn lnird
Work guaranteed to give satis- j Keeps constantly on hand a full line of Choice and Fancy Groceries
at prices not cxcenea .py any nouse in ine city.
Poultry and Eggs, Fruits and Vegetables, a Specialty.
Eight-room cottage in the city
of Ocala. Lot contains 2 acres,
with stable, carriage house, ser servants',
vants', servants', house, well, cistern, fruits,
The Covenant Building and flowers, etc.
Loan association will pay you 8 per
cent for the use of your money, or
loan vou theirs at 6 per cent.
Which do you prefer ? M. M.
Little will explain to you.
R. E. Yonge, jr., has in stock a
supply of patent gas lighters. You
light the machine, then turn the
cock and light the burner at the
same time. Only one match to
the house. Call and see them at
R. E. Yonge & Co's.
Fifteen acres good land under
fence adjoining, just outside city
limits, can be leased for a term of
years verv low if desired. Enquire
at this office.
Come and give me a trial. I keep everything in the eating line.
Remember the place.
West Side Dunn's Park.
W. S. GASK1N,
Bring us your Job Work
if you want it done neat and
at Reasonable prices.
Fresh, fat, fine, today by the
quart, gallon, or in the shell, on
ice at L. S. Black's, stall 11, city
OCALA HOUSE BARBER SHOP,
C. V. M c C O V
The oldest and best established
Barber in the city. Only expert
The Evening Star
PORTER & HARDING, Publishers.
Dr. Smith were close friends and
co-workers in the temperance
cause. Dr. Smith was Dr. Cran-
fi'l's Washington correspondent fu
i- i i vs
SUBSCRIPTION 50 CT3NTS PER HONTH.
$5.00 per Year.
J and the last thing he ever
i for the public was published
Sets, per Copy at News5 Stands.
SENATOR CALL AGAIN.
We will not stoop to notice Mr.
Call's personal abuse. He seems
to enjoy singing billingsgate, and
so far as we are concerned, he can
j tor the public was published in his
paper. It is reasonable to con conclude
clude conclude that these men, so intimately
associated with Dr. Smith in de denominational
nominational denominational work, would have
known something of it if he had
been contemplating such a trip to
Florida as Mr. Call seems to have
planned for him; at least their tes testimony
timony testimony on the subject is entitled
Pn Gents Furnishing, ft
and Chlldrens Clothing
in the Latest Styles.
A FULL LINE OF GENTS FURNISHINGS
to respect. But Dr. Smith is eone.
1 1 t- 4-' I
Keep it up lo nib ncctrt : tuuiciu. and the matter wiH not be f jj
- 11 I V
we nave aeciarea our opposition , .
to his re-election to a fourth term Let M Ca find another BaDtiat
. -r t t t a- 11
in tne united a-awss senate, ana h f n t d standi in
will, continue to aeciare it. uur th -ntl-sl. nnminnrinn nrhr
reasons tor tnis are a ionows: WocKn .f. f
111 v aoiiiiibuiji vja nil oiaiVi ml
First. He is a whisky-drinker. Fiorid, who wil. arree to lock
t r c : 4, r :
m prooi 01 niSapmauucuLv,uuS- arms fa nim andstumDthis state
. r t x 1 I
nan gentleman ot nernancio coun- for his re.eIectioni and then we
ty told us the other day that ne m believe what he savs of Dr
saw ivir. pviur wma Smith. As to his construction of
a tin cup and carry it on the plat- Dr Blitch's card we can on sav
c ... t-: 1 :- .,,u;iA I J
lunn wuii nun duu uuu ic wv. that the doctor wrote it in our
delivering his speech instead of presence and it was certainly un
vater. It seems that he used the derstood by us to be a complete
litrlft tin mm" instead of a p-lass vindication of the proprietor of the j
l IH. X I T r n r r i
to delude the "deir people." Even "A vv.ins irom au W ir.
I. j -.1. Call s charges of unfair dealing,
the railroad companies, bad as they Dr. Blitch said freely and cheer-
are represented to be, will not em- funy that his "business relations
ploy a drinking man to work for with Rev. J. C. Porter had always
them (perhaps this is one reason been honorable and satisfactory'
' I 1 l 1 1 I
7 and w.flrf!iirp that nntair-minHpH
.t is baa policy tor our state to man M thi k f Dlac5nfi.
send a whisky drinker to the Mr. Call's construction unon Dr.
United States senate for a fourth Blitch s words.
Second. He has desecrated the
iivijr .wtvw6 j ne championship belt was
printed pamphlet to meet bis shipped by express to Atlanta this
friends an 1 discuss the political morning by Chief Carlisle, where
situation on that day. ll wiu.stay until captured by one 01 1
Third. Hi claims to have been
FANCY VESTS IN ALL STYLE
Largest Assortment of Negligee Shirts.
K Negligee Sliiris. 0
Fancy Vests. )
Let the Flies Worry You to Death
and eat up the food your family should ha
Yankee Novelty Works
and eat up the food your family should have, when the
Are putting up such Nice
Window and Door Screens
for so Little floney.
We manufacture All Kinds of SCROLL WORK, BRACKETS, MOULDING
TURNING, WINDOW and DOOR FRAIES, CABINETS, and all kinds of
Carpenter and Job Work. A full supply of
Rough and Dressed Seasoned Lumber Constantly on Hand at
Lowest cash prices.
NORTH OF F. C. & P. DEPOT. OCALA, FLA.
GEO. A. NASH,
Edgar P. Allen. Albert Wright.
. Allen & Wright,
Attorney at Law.
Room 3, -Merchants' Block,
James H. Hill,
Attorney at Law.
County Judge's office in Court
trying for the past sixteen years Judson Institute for Young Ladies.
to deliver our state from "corpora- marion, ala.
tion rule," and yet, according to The catalogue is ready for dis-
his own statement, our people are tribution. It gives clear state state-more
more state-more soreLy oppressed by these mPnfc nf thwnrk nf thP nf
"greedy corporations" today than sjons anci information concerning
ever before Surely Mr. Call has the next that W1n interest parents
had ample time to show what he and pupils who are in search of a
can do, and since he has utterly good school of high grade.
failed to bring relief, we maintain All the teachers have had sue-
that it will be good politics to re- cessful experience. The best
T. P. Lloyd,
Attorney at Law,
Will Practicc in all Courts.
mand him to the rear and elect a
more efficient man As Sam Jones
strikingly says, "If I were to fish
in one hole for a number of years
and catch nothing, I would cer
tainly change my hole or quit the
Mr. Call still insists that the late
Dr. Smith promised to comje to
-Florida and stump the state for
his re-election, and publishes let letters
ters letters from Messrs. Lin-isey and
Burgess to prove it. Now he has
produced two witnesses for his side
of the question, and we have pro produced
duced produced two for our side, so on this
point we are even.' We must con confess
fess confess that we never before heard of
either of his witnesses, though
they may be gentlemen of unim unimpeachable
peachable unimpeachable character.
We do know, however, that Mr.
Hanks, acting clerk of the Metro Metropolitan
politan Metropolitan Biptist church, is a devout
Christian and one of the reliable
business men of Washington City.
He is not a preacher, but was such
a close, intimate friend of Dr.
SmitH that before he died he re requested
quested requested him to act as director of
his funeral services.
v DrOj. B. Cranfiil is one of the
most distinguished Baptist preach preachers
ers preachers in the S uth, and editor of the
most widely circulated Baptist
paper in the United States. He
has a nati onal reputation for integ integrity
rity integrity and uprightness, having once
beeniKrmnated for vice president
of the. United States on the pro prohibition
hibition prohibition ticket. For years he and
American and European education
is represented in the faculty. The
instruction in music comprises
pipe organ, piano, violin, voice and
theory; the art course includes
work in pencil, crayon, charcoal,
oil color and water color, from na
ture and from copy, including por portraiture.
traiture. portraiture. The course of lessons
in physical culture and in elocu elocution
tion elocution has proved of great value.
The fifty-eighth session will open
Tuesday, October 1.
For catalogue and other inform information,
ation, information, write to the undersigned.
VS. W. Averett, President.
Dry Goods, Notions, Shoes, Etc.
FINE DRESS GOODS,
Trunks and Valises.
Agents for Buttericks Patterns James Chace
OUR MOTTO: We study to please our customers. jl,iilol.
: : : Florida. office over First National Bank
James D. McOonnell,
Attorney at Law.
Office in First National Bank
S We ask this repeatedly, because H
serious diseases often follow trifling ci
MRS. M. E. HODGE,
Dress Making and General Sewing.
Ail.Cutting. Sewing and Fitting done in the Latest Style, at the Lowest Prices and
on short notice.
"Rooms TJ pstairs, North Side Square. Ocala, Fla.
MRS. K. K. C. BATTY, Proprietress,
Rates $2.00 to $2.50
Open the Year Round.
If you are weak q
and generally ex- m
hausted, nervous, q
have no appetite q
and can't work,
uegm ai once tax
ing the most relia- q
ble strengthening m
medicine, which is q
Brown's Iron Bit- X
ters. Benefit comes q
from the very first q
g Dyspepsia, Kidney and Liver g
o Neuralgia, Troubies,
ca Constipation, Impure Blood, Q
AlaSaria, Nervous ailments
o Women's complaints.
Get only the genuine it has crossed red
lines on the wrapper. O
g BROWN CHEMICAL CO. BALTIMORE, MD. g
Special Rates by the Week.
Free Sample Rooms.
2TO SOUTH V7lM STREET,
EVILLE, Al. e.
Large Shady Grounds.
Convenient to Street Cars.
A. H. R. Fredrick, M. D.
Physician & Surgeon.
Diseases of Women and Children
Office opposite Arlington Hotel.
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,
Times Are Hard
and you ncoA not deny it. But you will
forget it when you buy Groceries and
General Family Supplies of the
OCALA INVESTING CO.,
They also run a first-class Department
where they do Repairing, Cleaning and
Dyeinqr, All work done to order and sat satisfaction
isfaction satisfaction guaranteed.
OCALA INVESTING CO.,
T. X. NORWOOD,
'Rates from $7 to $10
& Reduction made to Families.
Mrs. T,H. Gary
Te PU tit-fit hkisr&m
;By the Ocala Temperance Reform Club.
Edited by J. A. Munden.
The Club mests every Sunday afternoon at four
o'clock in Temperance Hall.
To destroy the sovereignty of
the saloon is the most imperative
duty of the American people. Sil Silver
ver Silver bills, civil service, tariff reform
are only straws on the wind com compared
pared compared with this fundamental ques question
tion question of society: "How can the sov sovereignty
ereignty sovereignty of the saloon be de destroyed?"
stroyed?" destroyed?" And the sovereignty of the sa
loon cannot be destroyed while the
saloon itself exists. The same
causes that have given it its su supremacy
premacy supremacy will continue to make it
supreme. While it exists it will
-continue to do its work. Restric Restrictions
tions Restrictions are now threads that snap
.asunder at the first strain. Regu Regulation
lation Regulation is simply legalization.
The church should rise from its
.apathy and assert its tremendous
power. The great parties should
shake off the thrall of the saloon.
The press should see its duty and
do it. Everything good and pure
should unite, and leave to the sa saloon
loon saloon the hopelessly lost and miser miser-.ably
.ably miser-.ably abandoned criminal classes of
society. D. C. Eddy, D. D.
To sell drink for a livelihood is
fcad enough, but for the whole
community to share the responsi responsibility
bility responsibility and guilt of such a traffic
seems a worse bargain than that
of Eve and Judas. Horace Gree Greeley.
ley. Greeley. There is no inherent right in a
citizen to sell intoxicating drinks
by retail; it is not a privilege of a
citizen of a state, or ot the United
States. U. S. Supreme Court.
Prohibition truthfully says, "If
we .wait until the law is wanted by
ail the people, no law will be nec necessary."
essary." necessary." There are thirty continuous
-miles of saloons in the city of New
No government has a right to
license a wrong.
When wine is in, wit is out.
A PLEASANT PARTY.
Miss Eva Gray entertained a
baker's dozen of her young friends
. at her home on South Main street
The time passed very pleasantly
- with games and conversation, and
a nice little supper was served at
Miss Eva is a charming hostess,
and knows how to make things
pleasant for her friends.
To Get the Best Teachers.
School boards, colleges or fami families
lies families can obtain the names of effi
cicnt teachers free of charge by
writing to The School Agency,
Birmingham, Ala., stating the
kind of teacher wanted, the posi position
tion position to be filled, salary and other
particulars. This Agency is in indorsed
dorsed indorsed and patronized by the lead leading
ing leading Educators and institutions of
the South and Southwest.
First Grade, successful teachers
desiring enrollment should write
Fountain and Steam
and Country Produce,
stalls b and 8 City Market.
J. A. Pittman & Go,,
Undertakers and Embalmers.
Dealers in Coffins, Iron and Wood
en Caskets, Burial Outfits.
Charges lower than ever before in
Ocala. Also dealers in all kinds
of Second-Hand Furniture.
Prompt attention given to all
orders by mail or telegram.
Ho far the Beach !,
The Plant System have on their
summer rates to St. Petersburg,
Tarpon Springs, Clear Water, and
for points on the east coast, for
rateslto all summer resorts call on
F. J. Huber, Ticket Agent,
Fla. So. Depot, or
C. F. Faires, City Ticket Agent,
Call X"t "tlXO
Magnolia Barber Shop
For Hilar Oiittin
All work done in Moderd Style and
A. G. BELL, Proprietor,
West fc-icle of Square.
A. E. HOLLAND.
Local Agent of the American
Detective Agency of Indianapolis,
Ind., undertakes the recovery of
lost or stolen property, investiga investigation
tion investigation of crime. Collecting a spe specialty.
cialty. specialty. J. W. Davis,
Dealer in all kinds of
Florida and Western
Vegetables and Fish.
Bring in your Produce and try my
"Lookey Hero Man!"
Take the ST A R if you
ivant the latest neius.
Take your dinner tomorrow at
Misses Ric jards & Hallctt's. You
will get a good meal for 25 c.
If you want a ood c'aily paper,
i Tne Star wiii suit you.
Subscribe for the Star.
W. H. Chaille,
Board and Lodging.
Opposite Post Office.
We carry a full line of
- Choice and
also in con connection a first class
Bread, Cakes and Pies baked
by Best Baker in the city.
at rear of store. First class
fare for the local and traveling
public. Give us a trial.
J. Edwards & Son.
Baptist Witness Building, corner
Fort King and Osceola street.
ft k. wimnm,
Done in Latest Style. Call
and give me a trial.
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.
North Magnolia Street.
L. S. BLACK,
Stall No. 11. City Market.
ON 1 DAILY.
Fresh water varieties Bream and
Salt water varieties constantly on
Eggs and Poultry,
Bought and Sold.
Prices cheaper than any in the
Jeweler and Engraver.
At Carlisle's Drug Store
First National Bank Block,
Fine Livery Turnouts and Saddle
Orders by Telephone or otherwise
will receive prompt attention.
HAS MOVED HER IMMENSE
Stock of Millinery Goods
to her old stand on Exposition street,
where she will continue to sell all the
in her line at prices within the reach of
all. She has everything in the Mili Mili-nery
nery Mili-nery line.
Call and See Her Stock
Dress Making and
Cutting and Fitting a Specialy.
Prices to suit the times.
Call and give us a trial.
Butler Block, first door west
of Fuller and Clark's.
The New Brunswick Restaurant,
Misses Richards & Hallett,
Board $3.50 per Week.
Regular Meals 25 Cents.
Hot lunches, coffee, etc., at all
hours of the day and night. Ex
tra dishes served at moderate
Near Dukes' Corner bSoB
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.,
OCKLAWAHA AVENUE AND MAIN STREET.
Opposite Ocala House,
Meals Served from
7 a. m. to 9 p. m.
Charges Moderate but Strictly Cash.
Special Orders Extra.
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.
R. D. Fuller,
Office over Merchants' National
Thomas J. Clary,
Justice of the Peacer
First District, Marion Co., Fla.
Office in Court House.
Prompt attention iven to all Civil
and Criminal Cases under my
The LfoWest Prices.
rSi Cb Ai Brown's
Proprietor of the only first class
Colored Barber Shop in the city.
I have taken charge of my old
staffli on Exposition St., three
doors west of First National Bank
building and solicit your patronage,
I am fully prepared to do Shaving",
Hair Cutting a', U Shampooing -'in yd
the 'latest styll -'Only first class
men employed. Give me a call
The medal contest of the Loyal
Temperance Legion will take place
in Temperance Hall Thursday
evening, at 8 o'clock. The follow following
ing following program will be presented:
Song Rally the Clans. L. T. L.
Son Broken I'm ion . Quartette
Recitation Rum Maniac - Xo. i
Song Nothing But CJay.L. T. L.
Recitation Hie Terrible Rideof
Peter McBird J . No, 2
Song Down m the Licensed Sa Saloon
loon Saloon L. T. L.
Recitation The Orphan Child. .
Solo Miss Ethel MarK
Recitation The Maniac Mother.
Song Our Coming Army L. T. L.
Presentation of Medal. I
Character Song M. M. Little S
Tableaux Family Jars. The
Drunkard s Misery, lemptcd.
Editor Star In reply to an ar- j
ticle glaring with maliciousness
from beginning to end, claiming to
be copied from the Christian
Statesman, and published in the
Star, of Ocala, the first week of
September, entitled -'Abolish This
.Nuisance," the writer has the fol following
lowing following to say on the side of truth
and justice, and against malice and
slander, and the mob breathing
spirit of that article, as it proves
itself to be, to any candid reader
-who will read it carefully and im impartially.
partially. impartially. At Estero Bay, Lee county, Fla.,
a small fragment, a hundred or
more, of the religious order called
Koreshans, who believe, teach and
practice the teachings of Jesus,
and who are now gathering at Je Jerusalem
rusalem Jerusalem for the purpose of build building
ing building a city, to be named New Jeru Jerusalem,
salem, Jerusalem, and to e .tablish a system of
equitable commerce, and to abol abol-isa
isa abol-isa the present destructive mone monetary
tary monetary system, which they have a per perfect
fect perfect right to do, according to the
constitution and laws of the
United Srates. Quite a number
of charges, all of a malicious char character,
acter, character, are made against Dr. Teed,
their leader, and the Koreshans, all
of which, however, are given with without
out without even the shadow of authority,
and are merely malicious asser assertions,
tions, assertions, made by unknown parties,
who are ashamed to come boldly
before the public. Like bush-
Avh ackers, they stand behind the
curtain of the press and shoot.
The ignoramuses who hatched
out these mob-breathing assertions
are as ignorant of the Koreshan
movement as the Egyptian mum mummies
mies mummies are of this electric age.
For twent)-tive long years the
Koreshans have stood the slan slanders,
ders, slanders, persecution and venom, and
are pout against such mobbing
monkeys. They try to palm this
nasty article to the disgrace of the
better citizens of the beautilul lit little
tle little city of Fort Myers. The better
neople of Fort Myers heartily ob object
ject object to such a mob spirit.
The Koreshan movement is a
world-wide movement, and increas increasing
ing increasing at lightning speed. Its princi principles
ples principles arc truth and righteousness,
and destined to overcome all opposition.
The Koreshans are an intelli intelligent,
gent, intelligent, sober, honest, industrious,
peaceable, law-abiding people, to
which their neighbors at and near
Kttero will testify, and the mob-
oreathing article referred to is sim simply
ply simply the outgrowth of plutocratic
misrule, malice and slander, being
a sweet morsel to them, as it has
been in the days of the prophets,
Christ and the apostles. Right Righteousness
eousness Righteousness has been a nuisance to
plutocratic golden god worshipers
and misrule. The candid reader is
referred to the Koreshan literature
published by the Guiding Star
Publishing House. Washington
Heights, Chtcasro, 'III., for informa
tion in regard to Koreshanity and1?
its teacnings, ana to an people per personally
sonally personally acquainted with the mem mem-"bers
"bers mem-"bers of the Koreshan religion, and
2y so doing will lear the truth.
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Chickens, Eggs and Ice.
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The copartnership heretofore ex existing
isting existing between Massey & Spark Spark-man
man Spark-man in the cross tie business has
this day been dissolved hy mutual
consent and said Sparkman will
continue in the business.
This Sept. 9. 1895.
W. O. Massey.
S. W. Sparkmax.
Wanted at Once.
An agent in every county in the
state to sell the official and only
catalogue of the Cotton States and
International Exposition. Every Everybody
body Everybody wants one, whether they are
going or not. Liberal commission
paid. Address C. D. Crutchfield,
Imposition Street, west from
First National Bank.
A pair of well matched, medium
sized bay mules; fat and 'first-class
animals; cheap for cash. Apply at
William James, the Upstairs
Barber in the Gary Block,
Has taken a Fall
Hair Cut, 15c I
Shampoo, 1 5 c.
Shave, 10 c.
All work done in rfirst-class style.
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GARY BLOCK, OCALA
On account of National Meeting j
cf Kentucky Horse Breeders' As-;
sociation at Lexington, Ky.f will
sell round trip tickets to Lexing Lexington
ton Lexington on Oct. 7 and 8 for 24.40, good
until Oct. 21, 1895.
On account of the Grand Army
of the Republic at Louisville, Ky.,
will sell round trip tickets to Lou Louisville
isville Louisville on Sept. 8, 9, 10 and 11 for
only $17.80, good until Oct. 5,
On account of dedication of the
Chicamauga and Chattanooga Na National
tional National Pard, will sell round trip
tickets to Chattanooga ou Sept. 16
to 19 inclusive for only $11.40,
good until Oct. 13, 1895.
LAND OF HOME SEEKERS' EXCUR EXCURSIONS
SIONS EXCURSIONS TO FLORIDA.
On September 4th and October
2nd tickets will be sold by the
Plant System to all points in
Florida, limited 20 days, from the
principal Ohio and Mississippi
gateways and from points beyond,
at one fare for the round trip.
ONE WAY SETTLERS' RATES.
On September 4th and October
2nd, and on the first Tuesday of
each month thereafter, until
further advised, one way tickets
will be sold via the Plant System
from principal Ohio and Missis Mississippi
sippi Mississippi River gateways and from
points beyond to principal points
in Florida at a rate of one and one one-half
half one-half cent per mile, counting short
Account Cotton States and In International
ternational International Exposition the Plant
System will sell tickets September
5th and 1 2th, and every day from
September 15th to December 15th.
limited to January 7th, at $18.55,
from Ocala. Also September 16th
until December u6th, limited
twenty days, at $13.60. Tickets
sold every Tuesday and Thursday
after September 16th to December
24th at $9.90, limited ten days.
September 15th to 16th, the
Plant System will sell tickets to
Knoxvilie and return account bat battlefield
tlefield battlefield encampment of the Sons Sons-of
of Sons-of Veterans, limited to return Oc October
tober October 10th at $13.10 from Ocala.
For further information apply to
C. F. Faires, city ticket agent,.
Ocala House, P C. Alworth, depot
ticket agent, Ocala.
For tickets to all points, summer
rates and the quickest time, call on
or address F. J. Huber, ticket agt.,
Florida Southern depot; C. P
Pa ires city ticket agen Ocala
House; H. G. Haycraft, traveling
passenger agent, Ocala; F. M.
Jolly, division passenger agent,
Tampa; B. V. Wrenn, general pas passenger
senger passenger agent, Savannah, Ga.; FL
C. McFadden, assistant general
passenger agent, Savannah, Ga.