Vol. l.No. 100.
OCALA, FLORIDA, SEPT. 30, 1895.
Price Five Cents
PUBLISHED EVERY DAV IN THE WEEK EXCEPTING SUNDAY.
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IN AND ABOUT THE TOWN.
Some Things You Know and Some
Things You Don't Know. j
ror Sale. A 5x8 view camera. ;
inquire at lihs unite.
The weather is quite warm I
Nice fresh fat outside oysters at
Gray's this evening.
Sept. 30 the last day of the
Wm. Gray's for your fresh oys oysters
ters oysters on ice.
W. B. Fair, of New Orleans, is
in the city.
Foutz's Horse and Cattle Pow Powder,
der, Powder, 20 c. at Ty dings,
A, Ullman, of St. Louis, was in
the city Sunday.
Young chickens cheap constant constantly
ly constantly on hand at Wm. Grav's.
M. Houghton, of Palatka, spent
Sunday in town.
Try our Sarsaparilla for all blood
disease. Tydmgs & Co,
J. B. Justiss, of Marianna, was
in the city yesterday.
Are you wanting to sell goods ?
Advertise in the Star.
W. B. Herrin, of Quitman, Ga.,
was in the city yesterday.
A full line of Buist's fresh seeds
at lydings & Co s this week.
F, P. Convoy, of Jacksonville,
was in the city yesterday.
Just Opened 10 assorted fall
shades Flutter Duck Dress Gooas
at 9 c. yard at the Bazar Store.
J. T. Lancaster, who has been
very sick, is slowly recovering.
The National Protective Legion
pays 1 5 per week to members in
case ur sickness or disability.
H. 3VI. Sal eg, of Savannah, was
at the Ocala House yesterday.
A big line Boys' and Girls'
Scnool Caps and Hats at the Bazar
Our fire boys are all on the qui
vive. The memorable time is
The National Protective Legion
of Waverly, N. Y., on Sept. 26
paid to John Yatcn $15 lor one
week's sick benefit.
P. R. Jacobs, of Wesfield, Mass.,
was among the northern visitors to
Fresh oysters on ice will be
found every day now at Win
Mr. and Mrs. Coarsey arrived
in town yesterday and are stop stopping
ping stopping at the Arlington
See our new shades F'utter
Duck Dress Goods at 9 c. yard at
the Bazar State.
B, Arentz, the phosphate mpg mpg-nate,
nate, mpg-nate, returned yesterday from an
extended trip to Europe.
Call and examine new samples of
clothins: from Jacob Reid's Son's
F W. Ditto, Agent, Weihe's jew jewelry
elry jewelry store.
There are a great many stran strangers
gers strangers in town today and things look
pretty lively on our streets.
C. V. McCoy, the Ocala House
barber, will give you the smoothest
and easiest shave imaginable. Hair
cuts in the latest style.
Rev. J. C. Porter left yesterday
for Milton, where he goes to
yhe fresh water fish today Qn
ice at L. S Black's, stall No. n,
Robert Partridge and Will Tron
tham have returned from a
to Orange Springs.
Take your prescriptions to
Ty dings & Co. and get their
pr.ces. Only pure druss used.
Mrs. Israel and daughter, Miss
Pauline, returned home yesterday
from a summer visit to Atlanta.
If you have an old book that you
wish to preserve, take it to the
Witness ior office and have it
Mrs. T. J. Barnes is confied to
her room with fever at her jesi jesi-dence
dence jesi-dence on North Main street.
E. B. Richardson's stable will
furnish you a first-class turnout
cheaper than elsewhere. Call and
try his teams.
G. C. Stapylton, of Leesburg, re receiver
ceiver receiver of the first National Bank
here, came up yesterday from a
visit to his family.
Notwithstanding the several
severe cases of sickness in town
the doctors all say that the health
of the city is very good.
The National Protective Legion
is incorporated under the super supervision
vision supervision of the insurance depart department
ment department of New York.
There is a rumor that a new
millinery store is likely to
opened in Ocala soon, which will
carry an immense stock.
Visitors to the Atlanta expedi expedition
tion expedition who want good board at a lev
rate should write to Mrs. G. V.
Skelton, 257 Fulton street, Atlan Atlanta,
ta, Atlanta, Ga.
George Davis has severed his
connection with the Merchants
Bank and will go to Atlanta, where
he will in the future reside.
For Rent. A ten-room house.
Hot and cold bath, two blocks ;
from square. Apply to H. G. Hay-
craft at city ticket office 01 Plant
Miss Hattie Curry came up Fri Friday
day Friday to spend Saturday and Sun Sunday
day Sunday with her parents. She is get getting
ting getting along nicely with her school.
On and after October 1 the of office
fice office hours of the International
Ocean Telegraph Co. will be from
7 a.m. to 8 p.m. instead of 8 a.m.
to 8:30 p.m. J. H. Strunk, mgr.
Capt. A. E. Willard has return returned
ed returned from his New York trip and
will now prepare to open his hotel
at Homosassa in expectation of a
good travel this winter.
Wanted. A few private board boarders,
ers, boarders, ladies or gentlemen. Conve Convenient
nient Convenient to public square. Rates rea
sonable. Mrs. Thos. J. Barnes,
and North Third!
Mrs. -Irvine, daughter and son,
of Lakeland, arrived in town yes yesterday
terday yesterday and are stopping at the Ar Arlington,
lington, Arlington, Mrs. Irvine will teach
and the children will attend school.
You can carry $1000 to $5000
for $24 to 30 per year in the Na National
tional National .Protective Legion. F. C. W.
Williams, organizer, Mitchell Blk
School Crayons, per Box. 7 c;
Rest Black Ink, Battle, 4 c; Siate
Pencils, per doz 4 c; Best Falcon
Pen, per doz., 5 c, at the- Bazar
The sheriff of Hillsboro county
offers a reward of $200 for the
capture of the negro Singleton,
1 who murdered policeman McCor-
mick in Tampa the other night.
Many of the notices are posted in
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.
Mrs. Smith, who formerly kept
the Smith house on North Magno Magnolia
lia Magnolia street, has moved to the three three-story
story three-story house on the corner opposite
McGrath's, North Second and Or Orange,
ange, Orange, where she will .continue to
The Covenant Building and
Loan association will pay you 8 per
cent for the use of your money, or
loan you theirs at 6 per cent.
Which do you prefer ? M. M.
Little will explain to you.
The world's championship belt,
illustrated on another, page, is be being
ing being exhibited this week in Ocala,
Fla. Two teams from there have
already entered the Atlanta tour tournament
nament tournament Marion Hose No. 1 (state
champion) and a combination of
Companies 2 and 3. The Western
Through to Atlanta via Plant
! System. Leaving Ocala at 12
noon, Oct. 8 1895, the Plant Sys System
tem System will run thr ush train to At Atlanta
lanta Atlanta via New West Cost Linj,
Georgia Southern & Florid j, and
Central of Georgia. Hose Co. No.
1 (Champions of Florida) will go
on this train. A rate of $990
from Ocala to Atlanta and return,
with ten days limit, will be given
to those accompanying the fiie fiie-men.
men. fiie-men. An extra fine coach and
sleeper, gaily decorated, will be
left in Ocala Oct. 7 for this train.
For reservations and further infor information
mation information call on or address F. T.
Huber, ticket agent, Florida
city ticket agent, Ocala House.
Mrs. Mary Allen, of Crystal
River, well known in Ocala, had
been nursing htr Fon Guy through
a severe attack cf fever. In ad administering
ministering administering his medicine she gave
him a morphine instead of a qui quinine
nine quinine capsule, and her mistake was
not discovered till the drug had
taken effect, and the boy could
not be roused. Every effort was
made by the physicians to rally the
boy, but without success, and he
died Friday morning, and was
buried Friday night by moonlight
in the Crystal River cemetery.
The distracted mother and sif sifter,
ter, sifter, Miss Unice, left Saturday for
Isaac Stevens has cottages to
rent from 5 to 815 per month
Eight-room cottage in the city
of Ocala. Lot contains 2 acres,
with stable, carriage house, ser servants'
vants' servants' house, well, cistern, fruits,
Fifteen acres good land under
fence adjoining, just outside city
limits, can be leased for a term of
years very low if desired. Enquire
at this office.
AND OPTICAL GOODS.
Gleaning, Repairing and Engraving.
a Guaranteed First-Class Work.
Postoffice Drug; Store,
Drugs, Chemicals, Patent Medicines,
Fancy Goods, Stationery, &c,
Soda Water and Ice Cream.
Physician's Prescriptions Coref ully Compounded.
W. A. REDDING, Hanager.
George D. Courtney's
City Market Grocery,
is the best place in the city to buy your fresli
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,
how Grade Prices.
Repairing and Kn graving.
AH Work Guaranteed at A. E. Burnett's, Jeweler
Merchants' Block, Ocala Fla.
W. S. QASKJN;
The : Green
Keeps constantly on hand a full
at prices not excelled
Poultry and Eggs, Fruits
Come and give me a trial. I
Remember the place.
West Side Dunn's Park.
Bring us your Job Work
if you want it done neat and
at Reasonable prices.
Side Square, Ocala, Fla.
Wk Tl 11 T t!
line of Choice and Fancy Groceries
by any house in the city.
and Vegetables, a Specialty.
keep everything in the eating line.
W. S. GASKIN,
OGALA HOUSE BARBER SHOP,
c. v. M c o o v
The oldest and best established.
Barber in the city. Only expert
The Evening; Star
PORTER 5t HARDING, Publishers.
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per Copy at News Stands.
Christianity and the Ballot Box.
Several yars ago I went with
Dr. Newman Hal: of London un under
der under the escort of a policeman
through the lowest haunts of the j ecus Jaws on its statute books.
that it involves is not a matter of
option; it is a matter of imperative
obligation. No sane person dis- j
putes the duty of the citizen to j
. pay his taxes for the support of the J
government, or his duty to con- j
. tribute to its defense in case of in in-I
I in-I vasiun; is it not equally his duty to
1 help make that government worth
' supporting and worth defending?
j How can righteousness exalt a
1 nation, unless good men all do
! their utmost to Hve that nation
I lighteous rulers and to enact right-
is Gents Furnishing, w
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Fleixs, Boys and Chlldrens Clothing'
in the Latest Styles..
A FULL LINK OF GENTS FURNISHINGS
GY VESTS IN ALL STYLES.
most degraded population of New
York, it was the week before the
election. We observed that in all
the dram shops and dance houses
political handbills were profusely
displayed containing the name of
candidates to b voted for, and
they were all of the same party.
Dr.'Hall remarked to me, I wish
that some ot my 'Liberal .English
friends who are pushing towards a
general suffrage were with us to-
nignr; mey wouia see wnac uni- evn men near rule, tnen tne guiit tQ prayer meeting, but will not
versai suit rage means, ana rnac me nes at tneir doors, it they nave not ; gQ tQ the baplot box with the club
dangerous and depraved classes all used their trust of the ballot to j of conscience to smite bad nomi-
The first thing to be done, there therefore,
fore, therefore, in order to purify our politics,
is to fasten upon the consciences
of all upright citizens their own in individual
dividual individual responsibility as trustees.
They were delegated with a most j
solemn trust that of deciding who j S55555555555
shall b- the law makers and the L errUo-CO Shirts. ft
law administers of the land. And nj jJJ
if bal laws are enacted or good ssiasHEHSH5H5H5H5HSHSHEJ
laws are left unenforced, if
Largest Assortment of Negligee Shirts.
-iniquity is framed by statute" and : Christianity wiU go tc
evil men bear rule, then the guilt ; tQ r meeting,
to church, and
i3 di dia d!
vote one way
prevent such calamities. Those
nees. When Christian conscien-
ineea nor aaa mat ic was tne wno complain most loudly oi oaa j ceg the ballot as they ought,
Tammany ticket which we saw government are often the very per- j and as the y mjght, then Christian
everywhere displayed. To "vote sons who have contributed the j consciences can hold the balance
early and often" was the aim of most directly to make the govern-!f er There have been many
many a desperado in those dens, ment just what it is-either by strikin illustrations of this fact in
It is too late in our American his- voting for unworthy men. or by the history of our politics,
rory to discuss the wisdom or un- not voting at all. We never shall j Some Christian citizens en-
wisrforn ot a practical universal be rid ot lammany tigers in all
manhood suffrage; we must accept our great cities, or of bribe-taking
it with all the d.ngers that it in- legislators in all our state capitals,
volves, and with all the solemn re- or of the domination of whisky
sponsibilities that it layjf upon the rings and kindred iniquities until
consciences ot all good patriotic every good man ieelsthat it is just
citizens. More and more the cities as binding a duty for him to exer-
and large towns arc attaining the cise his trust of the ballot as it is
prepon era nee ot population, and to pay an honest debt, or to wor
of this civic population, an enor ship God on the Sabbath. The
mous number belongs to the igno- Christianity that freely gives
rant classes. These are largely money to civilize Samoa, and evan-
under the complete control of po- gelize Japan, and yet refuses to
litical bosses, and cast their votes spend an hour each year in helping
in the same direction. That ex- to vote Satan out of the power in
plains the despotic and disgraceful New York or Chicago is hardly en
hold upon the city of New York titled to any man's respect.
which had been gained by the cor- Every one who studies the ethics
rupt dynasty against which tfre of American politics waxes indig
heroic Pctrkhurst and Roosevelt nant over the mischief wrought by
and tTieir associates are contending the "machines" and the domina-
so bravely. The ignorant and de- tionof corrupt unprincipled bosses.
praved classes have used the ballot, Why do such machines exist? How
and commonly massed their ballots do the "bosses" manage to retain
on the same side. The cultured, their hold, and make public offices
the tax-paying and conscientious only "spoils" for their retainers?
class have divided their vote, or in We reply that the machines and
the bosses exist, and do their evil
work because a majority of the
people who vote consent to have
it so. Just as soon as the con consciences
sciences consciences of upright citizens are
sufficiently aroused to seize the
weapon of the ballot, "machines"
are smashed, and the bosses are
dethroned. That themachines
and the bosses were allowed to
work their wickedness so lone: is a
and eat up the food your family should have, when the
Yankee Novelty Works
Are putting up such Nice
Window and Door Screens
for so Little Honey.
a vast number of cases have neg
lected to vote at all. What has
been true of New York has been
equally true of other cities and
towns all over the land. God's
people divide their forces, or else
desert the ballot box entirely. The
devil's people combine and too
often carry the day.
Nothing is more common than
to hear pious people .pray, at their
family altars or in church, that
God would save our republic, and
that it may be "exalted by right righteousness."
eousness." righteousness." Such stereotyped pe petitions
titions petitions simply condemn the men
who utter them so long as these
men shirk the solemn duties in involved
volved involved in citizenship. God will no
more save a nation that neglects
to save itself than he will save a
ship in a gale whose crew are
asleep in their berths. There is a
fundamental mistake among thous thousands
ands thousands of good people in regard to
the suffrage. Thqv talk about the
ballot as a "privilege." Whereas
the right word is that a ballot is a
tremendous trust. Voting is not
a mere optional matter that a man
may decide as he would decide
what he will have for his dinner or
whether he shall go fishing. The
exercise of the suffrage with all
deavor to excuse their voting for
unworthy candidates on the ground
that, unless they do so, the candi candidate
date candidate of the opposing party will suc succeed.
ceed. succeed. No Christian has a right to
offer this plea, unless he exerted
himself, as he ought, to prevent
the unworthy nominations. If
God-fearing citizens stay away
from all "primary meetings" and
allow the corrupt machine mana managers
gers managers to name all the candidates tor
office, then our legislative bodies
will be filled with jobbers and
henchmen of the despotic bosses.
It is often said that "politics is a
dirty business." Certainly it will
be such, and increasingly such if
the Christian conscience of this j -beloved
country of ours is taken Qcaja
out of it. And if the Christianity
of the commonwealth cannot save j i
it, then the commonweaitn win,
sooner or later, rot into ruin! It is
one of the cheering signs of the
times that municipal problems and
the duties of citizenship are arous arousing
ing arousing wider interest. Another cheer cheering
ing cheering indication is that the vast army
of "Christian Endeavorers" are dis disposed
posed disposed to apply their obligations on
Christians in the realm of civic
affairs. Their prayer meetings
should never descend into political
party meetings, but if these young
Christians sternly resolve to vote
as they pray, and in the same di-
We manufacture All Kinds of 5CR0LL WOS?K, 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
LOW EST CASH PRICES.
NORTH OF F. C. & P. DEPOT. OCALA. FLA.
GEO. A. NASH,
Dry Goods, Notions
FINE DRESS GOODS,
Trunks and Valises.
Agents for ButtericRs Patterns
OUR MOTTO: We study to please our customers.
MRS. M. E. HODGE,
Dress Making and General Sewing.
AU.Cutting, Sewing and Fitting done in the Latest Style, at the Lowest Prices and
on short notice.
"Rooms LI pstalrs, Morth Side Square. Oca la, Fla.
MRS. K. K. C. BATTY, Proprietriss,
rfrtinn thpn vvf mav hone for a
reproach to our Christianity. When r i c r
.... , , new and powerful reinforcement of
-& ,& i Christianity at the ballot box.
. .y Rev xheodore l Cuyler.
v.uinuj unity it i ucciusc tne jax
and lazy conscience of that com com-munity
munity com-munity gives its consent. If Chris Christian
tian Christian citizenship sternly held its
romhined hallnfc po n, frPmPnrim,. The firm of R B. Mitchell &
;n ; ..iMCo. is hereby dissolved and the
, , , I business will be conducted in the
stride down any party that should j name of the Post Office Drug Store,
legalize and protect those iniqui-JR. B. Mitchell being no longer
ties. It is the consenting por.d connected with the business.
All of the obligations of the late
firm will be paid.
Post Office Drug Store.
W. A Redding. Manner.
Sept. 27, 1895. Ocala, Fla.
Rates $2.00 to $2.50 Perr
Open the Year Round. ;
Special Rates by the Week.
Free Sample Rooms.
men in the republican party and
the consenting good people in the
democratic party that permit
wicked measures to be carried by
their parties. If, for example,
every republican convention was
S TO S OUTH MA I N STR E ET,
ASH EVILLE, Al. e.
Large Shady Grounds.
R K. Yonre, ir.. has in stock a
convinced that every upright re-! supply ot patent gas lighters. You Convenient to Street Cars,
publican would "bolt" a bad nomi-! the machine, then turn the I . .
u j cock ana Jinr tne ourner at tne!" 'J
tn . . 4 same time. On-y one matcn to
to nominate such candidates. I he ; the hou,e. CaJ1 T)rl see them t
palttic-an presumes that R. E. YohKe &Co's.
. Rajsfrom S7 to $10
Reduction made to Families.
That the people in tbe'r organic j
capacity would tolerate and sane-;
tion by legal enactment so de-
s ructive an asjent as the sale of a j
fascinating, poisonous beverage to
curse theiihscU'Ci-, is an awful rc-
flection on their criminal insensi- I
bility to the claims of virtue and j
the dictates of justice.
The sailing of this poison is a
palpable wrong, fearful injury, and
colossal public nuisance.
LIC EN SIC IS TULA. SOX.
The most aggravated phase of -this
whole matter is the treason- T. P. Lloyd,
able connivance and complicity of j 4-4- 4- T
the government in its actual co-; A.LtOrilGJ' clL IjcTW,
partnership with this diabolical j jroolcsville- ITls.
business of liquor selling; for cer
tainly no robbery, crime or poltti-.
cal turpitude can exceed this fori
heinous wickedness, or any treason
be so despicable or so dangerous
to the community. Sname that a
government, whose only preroga
tive is protection, should prosti
tute its sovereign power to de-;
bauch the people for a money con- j
sideration. and bv license encour-!
age them to the perpetration of
the most awful crimes and degrad degrading
ing degrading vices! A government actually
tempting its subjects to be the j
most desperate outlaws by giving
a monopoly of certain locations on
frequented thoroughfares, favorr j
ing, protecting, ana surrounamg
them with the panoply and sanc sanction
tion sanction of law, so that they can the
more effectually poison their vie
tims with impunity, and perpetrate
their outrages on the lives, health,
and property of the people, even
with justification this is the con concentrated
centrated concentrated essence of moral deprav deprav-ty,
ty, deprav-ty, the worst form of treason to
the state, and altogether indicates
a vicious, degrading selfishness,
which puts to shame our boasted
civilization. W. Jennings Demo Demo-rest.
rest. Demo-rest. 'Miss Vir&ie Danielly joined tfie
Ocala Temperance Reform Club
Fountain and Steam
SOUTHERN FEMALE COLLEGE,
Over flftv vcars under the control of one
fan.ilv, nn.l in their full possession forty-nve
vear.- ha boon removed from I-nGranpe.Ua.,
and opens its Mnl se--ion in Manchester
(Collet Park ). Atlanta. Septenioer 11. 1S95.
Ti e new brick buiMimr. with electric lights,
water-works, si earn -heat ins:, accommodates
300 boarders. Campus of 2i acres. Library,
mueum, laboratory, telescope. Thirty in
fa:-uitv. Mrs. Sallie Cox Stanton and Miss
Alice Cox. Director of Music. Pupils attend
Exposition; Alutnme Day. Nov. 7. European
partv next Bummer. ADDRESS C. C. COX,
PRES., OR W. S. COX, CUS. MANAGER,
do you k:-;ow
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liblcnro enfoandre-liblcnro on th market. PiicoCl s-it by
mail Ccuuine eold only by
Egar P. Allen. Albert Wright.
Allen & Wright,
Attorney at Law.
Room 3, Merchants' Block,
James H. Hill,"'
AttomOV nt TiHAV.
County Judge's office in Court
Will Pkacticc in all Courts.
J ameS D. IMcOonnell,
Attorney at Law.
Office in First National Bank
Office over First National Bank
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 need 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
Dyeing, All work done to order and sat satisfaction
isfaction satisfaction guaranteed.
OCALA INVESTING CO.,
T. N. NORWOOD,
and Country Produce.
ills 6 and S City Market.
ILL. "uVrr 1 i
J. A. Pitlman & Co.,
Undertakers and Embalmers.
Dealers in CofTins, 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 for the Beach I
The Plant System have on their
summer rates to St. Petersburg,
Tarpon Springs, Clear Water, and
for points on the east coast, for
rates to all summer resorts call on
F. J. HuiiER, Ticket Agent,
Fla. So. Depot, or
C. F. Faires, City Ticket Agent,
Call Vt tl3.0
Magnolia Barter Shop
For Iltiir Cutting
All work done in Moderd Stylo and
A. G. BELL, Proprietor,
West fcrSiclo 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 Here Man!"
Take the ST A R if you
iv ant the latest news.
Take vour dinner tomorrow at
Misses Richards & HalUtt's. You
will get a good meal for 25 c
If you want a good daily paper,
The Star will suit you.
Subscribe for the Sta
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W. H. Chaille,
Board and Lodging
Opposite Post Office.
We carry a full line of
m in n
also in con connection a first class
Bread, Cakes and Pies baked
bv best Baker in the city.
at rear of store. First class
fare for the local and traveling
public. Give us a trial.
Baptist Witness Building, corner
Port King and Osceoia street.
n. k. wiLLinns.
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.
Corner of North Second Street
and Orange avenee.
L. 5. BLACK,
Stall No. 11. City Market.
01 ICE DAM.
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
Pirst National Bank Block,
Fine Livery Turnouts and Saddle
Orders by Telephone or otherwise
will receive prompt attention.
IP ilP IP
HAS MOVED HER IMMENSE
Stock of Millinery Goods
to her old stand pn Exposition street,
where sh3 will continue to sell aii the
in her line at prices within the reach of
all. She has everything in the Mili Mili-nery
nery Mili-nery line.
Gall and See Her 'Stock gj.
Edwards & Son,
Dress Making and
Cutting and Fitting a Specialy.
Prices to suit the times.
Call and give us a tnal.
Butler Block, first door west
of Puller and Clark's.
Tiie New Brunswick Restaurant,
Misses Richards & HaileU,
Board S3. 50 per Week.
Regular Aleals 25 Cents.
Hot lunches, coffee, etc., at all
hours of the day and night. Ex
tra dishes served at moderate
Near Dukes' Corner BaSWice.
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,
Spscial Orders Extra.
Who is upstairs in the
Large, Coo! 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 tlie. Peace,
First District, Marion Qo., Fla.
Office in Court House.
Prompt attention given to all Civil
and Criminal Cases under my
The xovvest Prices.
Proprietor of the only fiist class
Colored Barber Shop in the city.
I have taken charge of my old
stand 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 d Shampooing in
the latest styl Only first class
men employed. Give me a calJL
Irs. G. A. Brown's.
Of M. E. Sunday School On the
Death of Mrs. Roller.
Whereas, It has seemed best to
our Heavenly Father, the all-wist
giver of life, to take unto him sell
our beloved sister in Christ, Mrs.
J. H. Roller, wno passed from ho
earthly home cf pin to he
heavenly home cf bliss on Sep?
24, 1895; therefore be it
Resolved, first, That in hti
death our church and Sunday
school have suffered an inestima inestimable
ble inestimable loss. The poor and needy
have lost a generous friend and
the cause of Christ an indefatiga indefatigable
ble indefatigable worker, her lovei ones a faith faithful
ful faithful guide, tender mother ana lev levin
in levin j wife.
Rt solve 1 second. Tfat the M
12. Sunday school of Ocala tender
to her bereaved ones our sincere
sympathy in tbeir loss, and pray
that her triumphant death may be
n inspiration to them to "press
onward and upward" to their eter eternal
nal eternal home, where they may be re reunited
united reunited in the family circle, where
the golden links are never broken,
and where sorrow or death never
come "where God himself shall
wipe all tears from their eyes,"
and friends and loved ones part no
Resolved, third, That a copy of
these reso utions be placed upon
"the minutes of our Sunday school,
that one also be presented'to the
bereaved family, and' that they
also be published in our daily pa papers.
pers. papers. Mrs. J G. Ferguson,
Miss, Sadie Parr,
Miss Mary Mayo,
M. M. Little, Supt.
Fresh, fat oysters today and
cvrry day now at L. S. Black's,
Use our Eczema and Tetter Cure
for all cutaneous diseases; sure
cure for erysipelas. Ty dings &
Esta oficina hace toda clase de
trabajo de imprenta en ingles y
Fresh, fat, fine, today by the
quart, gallon, or in the shell, on
ane at L. S. Black's, stall 11, city
We ask this repeatedly, because S
serious diseases often follow trifling 0
If you are weak r-
and generally ex- rj
hausted, nervous, q
have no appetite n
and can't work,
begin at once tak- q
ing the most relia- q
ble strengthening q
medicine, which is q
Brown's Iron Bit-
ters. Benefit comes
r 1 c
iiuui iuc very utst q
A Dyspepsia, Kidney and Liver g
c 1 Constipation, Impure Blood, ca
1 1 .ialaria. Nervous ailments 2
o Women's complaints.
I Get only the genuine it has crossed red j
, lines on the wrapper. Q
; CROWN CHEMICAL CO. BALTIMORE. MO. g
We are doing work to suit the
liard times. Cheapest place in
Cleaning and Repairing
clothes. Office in old express of office.
fice. office. New York Steam Dye
Public School Will Start With a
The Ocala Public School will
open i mjnow wiih a fairly good
attendance for a beginning. Prof.
Earle says from 250 to 300 pupils
will report tomorrow, with an in increase
crease increase later.
There will be ten te?rhers be -.ides
the principal, Prof. Earle, un under
der under whose management the school
has been highly successful. Let
every pupil who possibly can come
OFF TO COLLEGE.
Our town has been somewhat
depopulated, and there are seveial
hearts which are "acrnrg voids."
1 On the earlv train vesterdav morr-
j ing the following young folks left
J for Lake City to attend the Agii-
Misses Pearl Mann and May Al-
i IC l iihiics uruwu, laiciiLC
don, Frank Ross, Tom Thompson,
and one or two others whose
names we did not learn.
THE NEW ARMORY.
The new armory will soon be
completed, the scaffold were all
knocked down from around the
out s?de Saturday evening. The
out side is all completed with the
exception of a few little finishing
touches about the windows, etc.
The interior is almost completed
and when ready to occupy will be
one of the best constructed and
nicest arranged buildings in the
VIA PLANT SYSTEM.
These people know a good thing
when they see it. So the Plant
System will carry to Atlanta,
among others, the Jacksonville
Light infantry and First Batta-ion
Band, Halifax Rifles. St. Augus Augustine
tine Augustine Guards, and last, but not least,
Marion Hose Co. No. 1 and their
friends, who will go in a special
coach provided for them.
WANTED TO DIE.
- H. C. McNiece, of Tampa, tried
to commit suicide in Tampa Satur Saturday
day Saturday evening by taking morphine,
but assistance was railed and he
was brought from under the shad shadow
ow shadow of dtath. He had been sick
and despondent, and so tried to
eni his life.
Under the protection of the
game Jaw the manatee, or sea cow,
of South Florida, is rapidly multi multiplying,
plying, multiplying, and it seems that the fear
felt some time ago, that this cur
ous aquatic animal would soon be become
come become extinct, is groundless.
An improved Gordon job press,
12x18, for sale at this office. This
press was purchased at the factory
for $300, f. o. b.f and has only been
used a few weeks. We bought it
at foreclosure sale and will take
$17 S cash for it:
HITTING ON A RLAN.
To save money is an excellent idea. You couldn't hit on a Let Letter
ter Letter plan than examining our immense stock of Furniture and
House Furnishing Goods. They are wonders in themselves..
People cannot understand how we can sell them so cheap. The
secret is out: Our immense stock must be reduced. It will he
to your advantage to give us a call while we are reducing our
I wish to suggest to my friends
and the public in gtneral to place
their orders lor Portraits and Pho Pho-tcgraphs
tcgraphs Pho-tcgraphs intended tor HOLIDAY
GIFTS as e?riy as possible. The
work can be delivered to you
whenever yo u ct sin niy,ss all
carctul workmanship derrands skill
as well ss time, the soontr you
place your order with me the bet better.
ter. better. Very respectfully yours,
N. I. 'Gottlieb.
Studio opposite the Monuzuma.
N. B "Babies quick as a
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,
A pair of well matched, medium
sized bay mule?; fat and first-class
animals; cheap for cash. Apply at
WiPi?m James, the Upstairs
Barber in the Gary Block,
Has taken a Fall
Hair Cut, 1 5 c.
Shampoo, 15 c.
Shave, 10 c.
All work done in first-class style.
Come and give me a trial.
The Upstairs Barber,
GARY BLOCK, OCALA
iVY fi S&iM
I keep constantly oh hand
all kinds of ptovisions, includ including
ing including Fish,
Fruits and Vegetables,
a-nd all kinds of Fresh Green
Groceiics. 1 also receive
Chickens, Eggs and Ice.
A large supply constantly on
Exposition Street, west from
First National Bank.
On account of National Meeting
cf Kentucky Horse Breeders' As Association
sociation Association at Lexington, Ky., 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 $i7-8o, 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 bv the
I Piant System to all points in
Florida, limited 20 days, from the
principal Ohio and Mississippi
fiat t ways and from points beyond,,
at one tare 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 seli tickets September
5th and 1 2th, and every day from
September 15th to December 15th
limited to January 7th, at $18.55,
from Ocala. Also September 16U1
until December 16th, limited
twenty days, at "$.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
Knoxville and return account bat battlefield
tlefield battlefield encampment of the oons
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, F. C. Al worth, depot
ticket agent, Ocala.
For tickets to all points, summer
rates and the quickest time, call 011
or address F J. Huber, ticket agt.,
Florida Southern depot; C. Iv
Faires city ticket agen Ocala
House; H. G. Haycraft, traveling
passenger agent, Ocala; F M.
Folly, oivision passenger agent,
Tampa; B. W. Wrenn, general pas passenger
senger passenger agent, Savannah, Ga.; JL
C. McFaddcn, assistant general
passenger agent, Savannah, Ga.