Vol. 1. No. 10 :
OCALA, FLORIDA, OCTOBER 5, 1895.
Price Five Cents
PUBLISHED EVERY DAV IN THE WEEK EXCEPTING SUNDAY.
IN AND ABOUT THE TOWN.
Some Things You Know and Some
Things You Don't Know.
It was only a lew
moved from frost last night.
C. F. Schneider is in town.
Capt. Finch is m the city today.
Wake Wells of Dunneilon is ir
For Sale A 5x8' view camera.
Inquire at this office.
Mrs. J. M. Walkup of Mcintosh
is in town.
Nice fresh fat outside oysters at
Gray's this evening,
J. W. Bishop of Hawthorn was
in town yesterday.
Wm. Gray's for ycur fresh oys oysters
ters oysters on ice.
W. P. Harris of Gainesville was
in the city yesterday.
Foutz's Horse and Cattle Pow Powder,
der, Powder, 20 c. at Tydiiigj.
A. G. Dunstall of New York is
at the Ocala House.
Young chickens cheap constant constantly
ly constantly on hand at Wm. Gray's.
C. G. Lekrier of Dunneilon was
in the city yesterday.
Try our S irsapariila for all blood
diseases, T dings & Co,
D. D. Crenshaw of Pughsley,
Ga., is at the Ocala House.
Are you wanting to sell goods?
Advertise 111 the bi'AR.
I Senator S. H. Hlitch, of Blitch Blitch-I
I Blitch-I ton, is in the city.
Est a oficma hace toda clase de For Sale. A nice young milch
trabajo d z imprenta en ingles y cow, halt Jersey, with calf two and
espanol. lone half months old, cheap lor
cash. Apply at this orhce.
W. N. Camp, of the Albion
phosphate mines, is in town.
Captain Thaver is in the city
from B. Arentz's mines.
If you have an old book that you
wish to preserve, take it to the
Witness job office and have it
H. L. Miller has just gotten
down town from a two weeks' sick
Fresh oysters on ice will be
found every day now at Wm
Maurice Riche has returned
from a visit to his sister at White
E. B. Richardson's stable will
furnish you a first-class turnout
cheaper than elsewhere. Call and
try his teams.
Nice home-made quilts wanted
on subscription. We came near
freezing last night.
The National Protective Legion
is incorporated under the super supervision
vision supervision of the insurance depart department
ment department of New York.
Three covered wagons of immi immigrants
grants immigrants were seen on our streets to today.
day. today. It reminded us of the west.
For Rent. Two large, nicelv
furnished rooms on Fort King ave avenue,
nue, avenue, first door east from Dr. Fred Frederick's.
erick's. Frederick's. Apply at this office.
M. J. Sligh, agent of the Percy
M. Rose Groceiy Company of At-
A fuU lints of Buist's fresh seeds ianta. is at the Montezuma.
at Tydings & Co s this week.
c v. lvicoy, tne ucaia mouse
vv. lv. lwaxwen, r r. coiner s barber,wili give you the smoothest
collecting agent, is in the city.
Just Opened 10 assorted fail
shades Flutter Duck. Dress Gooes
at 9 c. yara at the Bazar Store.
The hotel people say the north
ern travel is picking up quite rap- industries.
A big line Boys', and Girls'
Scnool Caps and Hats at the Bazar
and easiest shave imaginable. Hair
cuts in the latest style.
Col. Tom Harris has finished
taking the census of the city, and
is now taking: the manufacturing:
Call and examine new samples of
clothing from Jacob Reid's Son's.
F. W. Ditto, Agent, Wei he's jew jewelry
elry jewelry store.
Rev. J. C. Porter will return in a
I few days from an extended preach
ing tour in the northern part of
The National Protective Legion
of Waverly, N. Y., on Sept. 26
paid to John Yatch $15 tor one
week's sick benefit.
Mrs. J. H. Wertz, who has been
very sick and not expected to live
for several months, is now slowlv
! recovering and is able to sit up.
Preparations for the firemen's
trip to Atlanta are nearly com completed,
pleted, completed, and the boys are very anx anxious
ious anxious to be off, and try their met mettle.
tle. mettle. 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. C. H. Colby and brother,
E. F. Bickford, of Meredith, N. H.,
will leave on the 8:h for that place,
where Mrs. Colby will make her
Wanted. A few private board boarders,
ers, boarders, ladies or gentlemen. Conve Convenient
nient Convenient to public square. Rates rea reasonable.
sonable. reasonable. Mrs. 'i hos. J. Barnes,
corner Main and North Third
Francis Johanet, who has been
on a visit to his parents for the
past two weeks, returns tomoriow
10 the French phosphate mines at
Rev. J. E. Oates, the new Bap Baptist
tist Baptist minister, has arrived and will
occupy the Baptist parsonage. He
wih preach from the Baptist pul pulpit
pit pulpit tomorrow.
aicncs. jewen v
AND OPTICAL GOODS.
Cleaning, Repairing and Engraving.
Guaranteed First-Glass Work.
North Side Square, Ocala, Fla.
JSfts.-i'-' JXL ''yr VLX .VLV US JxUS
Postoffice Drug Store,
Drugs, Chemicals, Patent Medicines,
Fancy Goods, Stationery, &c.
Soda Water and Ice Cream.
Physician's Prescriptions Corefully Compounded.
W. A. REDDING, Hanager.
Mrs. Wallace and child of Fer-
nandina are visiting friends in the yUT fal1 Sarde- ant Pnty of
Fine fresh water fish today on
ice at L. S. Black's, stall No. 11,
truck. You can sell it to good ad
vantage this winter.
R. L. Anderson, a popular at-
For Rent. A ten-room house.
Hot and cold bath, two blocks
from square. Apply to H. G. Hay
craft an citv ticket office ot Plant
a. j 1 r I
torney, rcturncu ycsLcruay irom System.
his Atlanta trip.
t Miss flattie Curry, tne pretty
Isaac Stevens has cottages to .. r
rent trom $$ to 15 per month iit" autuo, s.a.m.
each. UP yesterday atternoon to spend
CJii nr or iit-h Viur norontu
laundry has just recovered from a School Crayons, per Box, 7 c;
hr,rf uttnrlt nf fi-ur est jlsuck ink, liottle, 4 c; late
rencns, per doz., 4 c; Hcst raicon
I m ft
Take your prescriptions to 1 en, per doz., 5 c, at tlie Bazar
Tvdintrc Xr Co. and P"et the r otore.
prices. Only pure drusrs used.
Hie Covenant Building and
Loan association will pay you 8 per
cent for the use of your money, or
! :oan vou theirs at 6 per cent:
Time is almost ripe for planting HVhich do you prefer? M. M.
Little will explain to you.
A. R. Taph, a former resident of
Cincinnati, but who has with his
family resided r ear Ocala for some
time, has returned from a summer
trip to Cincinnati.
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
I R. E. Yonge & Co's.
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.
GrivB u. Call aisd iscs Cots vincgjd.
One Door North from City Market, Ocala, Fla.
Hlh Grade Goods,
Low Grade Prices.
Repairing and Engraving.
All Work Guaranteed at A. E. Biiriiett'S, Jeweler
Merchants' Block, OcaldFla.
W. S. GASKN,
The : G-re;e;n.
J. H. Benjamin, the handsome,
efficient, industrious, amiable and
pious foreman of the Baptist Wit-
; ness, is very sick, but still manages
The town is full of country peo to sit UP set P6 and throw his
Major Abe Martin, traveling pie today, and business with our suck at everytning mat annoys
agent of the E. T. V. & G., is in merchants is better than it has him
the city for a few days. been for some time. J Mrs. J. T. Yonce, daughter
See our new shades Fiutter You can carry $ 1000 to $5000 Blanche, and litt'e niece, Juanita,
Duck Dress Goods at 9 c. yard at for $24 to 33 per year in the Ma-! arrived yesterday trcm Appleton
the Bazar State. tionai Protective Legion, r. C, W. Citv. Mo., and are visiting Mrs.
B. A. Close of Jersey City, N. J., q111 MUchssU j Yonce,s daughter, Mrs. R. R. Car-
who travels for P. Lorillard Tobac- j r0J1- iVAr- once, wno was in ucaia
Messrs. Riche and hrancis Jc- a few months 3go, will arrive in
hanet will entertain a few friends the course of a week or two with a
at the Riche mansion on Ocklawa- car of household troods and will
ha avenue this evening. Music, either reside in St. Petersburg or
vocal and instrumental, will be the Oca a, th ;y are not iullv decided
(.ading features 01 the evening. which.
Keeps constantly on hand a full line of Choice and Fancy Groceries
at prices not excelled by any house in the city.
Poultry and Eggs, Fruits and Vegetables, a Specialty.
Come and give me a trial. I keep everything in the eating line.
Remember the place.
West Side Dunn's Park.
W. S. GASKIN,
co Co., is at the Montezuma.
On and after October 1 the of office
fice office hours of the Internationa
Ocean Telegraph Co. wiil be from
7 a.m. to 8 p.m. instead of 8 a.m
to S.3o p.m. J. H. Strunk, mr.
Bring us your Job Work,
if you want it done neat and
at Reasonable prices.
OCALA HOUSE BARBER SHOP,
C. v. M c c o v
The oldest and best established
Barber in the city. Only expert
The Evaninsr Stat
PORTER HARDING, Publishers.
SUBSCRIPTION 50 CENTS PER flONTH.
$5.00 per Year.
5cts. per Copy at News Stands.
The thanks of all are due to
Lieutenant IVary that he did not
wait until he was sent for, like so
many of his predecessors in rrs
search for the nrth pole. He
knew when he had enough. Ex.
Don't allow the fi ie rank hay
growing on your premises to go to
waste. Save it for your horses
and cattle. There is no necessity
for you to send your money to the
northwest for a commodity that is
seen growing so luxuriantly about
your own home. Save that money
for other purposes.
R. J. Kerr of Texas is now in
Florida endeavoring to interest
farmers in the cultivation of canai canai-gre.
gre. canai-gre. This plant produces great
quantities of tannin, one ton of it
being equivalent to five tons of
oak bark. It grows best on a
loose, sandy soil, producing tubers
in which is stored the tannin. Mr.
Kerr, it is said, has met with great
success in its cultivation, and has
lad no difficulty in marketing the
HINDRANCE TO FLORIDA
D. F. Jack of the Plant System
made a statement in the interview
with him which appeared in the
Morning News yesteiday, which
contains much lood lor thought.
"The Plant System," says he, "has
spent more money and done more
ior the purpose of attracting im immigrants
migrants immigrants to the territory which it
covers in the past year than have
rhe states of Georgia and Florida."
It is the 1 ohcy of both Georgia
and Florida to attract desirable im immigration.
migration. immigration. Georgia is doing some
good work in this direction, and
her newspapers and railroads are
working in harmony with the soci society
ety society of which tx-Governor Northen
is the head, to biing in desirable
white setters, lu Florida the sit situation
uation situation is a little different. Some
of trie leading politicians and news newspapers
papers newspapers of that state are disposed to
treat the railroads as if -they were
public enemies, with the result
that the immigration work suffers.
The railroads of Florida have done
and are doing a gn at work for the
development of the state and
should be encouraged by every le legitimate
gitimate legitimate means. If the leaders
there who devote the major por portion
tion portion of their time to fighting the
railroads would only do as much in
proportion to their opportunities
for the upbuilding ot the state as
the railroads are doing, there
would be much less talk of hard
times in Florida Savannah News.
The young growtn on the old or orange
ange orange stumps in this section has
made most wonderful strides since
th frcezf. In many groves the
young growth is reported to be
from ten to filteen feet, and where
cared for are in a fine growing con condition.
dition. condition. Hon. Thomas Cochran reports
that his grove is doing nicely and
that he expects a fair crop in 1897.
Many other growers are equally as
hopeful as Mr. Cochran, and all
are satisfied with the start made
this season. Citrus County
AT THE M E. CHURCH
Services tomorrow as follows:
Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. Preach Preaching
ing Preaching by the pastor, Rev. J. P. Hil Hil-burn,
burn, Hil-burn, at 11 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. Ep Ep-worch
worch Ep-worch L-ague prayer meeting at
6 30 p.m. Regular prayer meetir g
Wednesday evening at 7:30. At
the close of the morning sermon
the Lord's supper will be adminis
tered. AU sats are fre and a
cordial invitation is extended to
BEFORE HIS HONOR.
E. W. Agnew and W. S. Bullock
were up for breach of the peace.
Mr. Bullock was fined $10 and cost
and Mr. Agnew discharged.
Bob Dukes was fin eel $10 and
cost for breach of the peace
n't have to discharge the
court after a1!.
The Atlanta girls will champion
the cause of Ocala by wearing thi
fireboy's colors during the Atlanta
exposition. So ex Chief Campbell
has been informed by a letter from
a prominent citizen of Atlanta,
We are pleased to exchange
with the Evening Star of Ocala.
The Star twinkleth under the
editorship ot Brothers Porter
& Harding, and is a credit to the
brick city. We lift our hat to
them. Cedar Keys Gulf Coaster.
J. L. Smoak's shop is the best
place in town to get your wag wagons
ons wagons and carriages repaired and
painted. He has one of the best
painters in the state and guarantees
satisfaction in all work. It will be
to your advantage to call and exam examine
ine examine his painting before having your
buggy painted. His prices are
suited to the hard times.
Through to Atlanta via Plant
System. Leaving Ocala at 12
noon, Oct. 8, 1895, the Plant Sys System
tem System will run through train to At Atlanta
lanta Atlanta via New West Coast Line,
Georgia Southern & Florida, and
Central of Georgia Hose Co. No.
1 (Champions of Florida) will go
on this train. A rate of $9 90
from Ocala to Atlanta and returu,
with ten days limit, will be given
to those accompanying the fire firemen.
men. firemen. An extra fine coach and
sleeper, gaily decorated will be
Jeft in Ocala Oct. 7 for this train.
For reservations and further infor information
mation information call on or address F. J.
Huber, ticket agent, Florida
Southern Depot, or C. F. Faires,
city ticket agent, Ocala House.
Eisht-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 verv low if desired. Enquire
at this office.
I wish to suggest to mv friends
and the public in general to place
their orders for Portraits and Ph" Ph"-toeraons
toeraons Ph"-toeraons intended for HOLIDAY
GIFTS as early as possible. The
work can be delivered to you
whenever vo u cc s'Tf c nly,as all
careful workmanship demands skill
as well as time, the sooner you
place vour order with me the bet better.
ter. better. Very respectfully yours,
N. I. Gottlieb.
Studio opposite the Montezuma.
N. B "Babies quick, as a
Use our Eczema and Tetter Cure
for aU cutaneous oiseases; fure
cure for erysipelas, Tydings &
if! H 4-"U-:,w. Ln
Mn VvlU tliliij. ru
Largest Assortment of Negligee Shirts.
i (8 GgllgCC fellirtS. r
The firm of R B. Mitchell &
Co. is hereby dissolved andthejfu
business will be conducted in the p.
name of the Post Office Drug Store,
R. B. Mitchell being no longer ; lr
connected with the business. lr
ill ot tne ooiigaLion ui itxi-
firm will be paia.
Post Office Drug Store.
W. A Redding, Manager.
Sept. 27, 1895. Ocala, Fla.
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and ChMdrens Clothing"
in tlie Latest Styles.
OF GENTS FURNISHINGS.
TP ?rP rp izrp c riicrHS ,-11-.
and eat up the food your
VVe.-nanufacture All Kinds of SCROLL WORK, BRACKETS, MOULDING
TURNING, WINDOW and DOOR FRAHES, CABINETS, and all kinds of
Carpenter and Job Work. A ful supply of
Rough and Dressed Seasoned Lumber Constantly on Hand at
LOWEST eASH PRICES.
NORTH OF F. C. A P. DEPOT. OCALA, FLA.
FINE DRESS GOODS,
Agents for ButtericRs Patterns
OUR MOTTO: We study to please our customers.
Ocala, : : : : : Florida.
MRS. M. E. HODGE,
Dress Making and General Sewing.
All.Cutting, Sewing and Fitting done in the Latest Style, at the Lowest Prices and
on short notice.
"Rooms LI pstairs, Morth Side Square. Ocala, Fla.
- t mn. I'm mminin-'iin 1
rruj.umuil- lu-timMJi iiiMiii, i.tv, vim
Open the Year Round.
Special Rates by the Week.
Free Samole Rooms.
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Large Shady Grounds.
Convenient to Street Cars.
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family should have, when the
Are putting up such Nice
iw and Door Screens
Trunks and Valises.
22 TO SOUTH M7lM ST"RELE.T,
7SiJ. EV! L!E, n. C.
lvVUx i.j s u
Rates from $7 to $10
eduction rr.jide to Families.
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By the Ocala Temperance Reform Club.
Edited by J. A. Munden.
The Club meets every Sunday p.fternoon at four
o'clock in Temperance Ha'l. The I'ublic :
Attend the temperance meeting ;
Study closely what is published
in this column. j
"Woe unto him that giveth his j
neighbor drink." I Jab. 2 : 15. j
Six members of the Baptist
u 1 u a
church in this city have signed
liquor petitions. i
t 1 r-u f
"Red liquor and Christianity
won't stay in the same hide. As ;
- Sam Jones.
Seven members of the Presbyte Presbyterian
rian Presbyterian church in this city have sign signed
ed signed liquor petitions.
"Sow whisky, reap drunkards,
Fill a town with barrooms, make a
generation of drunkards, whose
children are born drunkards."
Nine members of the Methodist
church in this city have signed
"See that Methodist dodging
into a barroom with his light. I
don't care how bright it was burn burning
ing burning when you went in, it's out
when you come out." Sam Jones.
Nineteen members of the Epis Episcopal
copal Episcopal church in this city have sign signed
ed signed liquor petitions.
"I expect a great many profess professing
ing professing Christians will be astonished
when they get to heaven to find
how God Almighty can run the ce celestial
lestial celestial city without a few saloons to
keep up the taxes." Sam Jones.
Forty-one members belonging to
the four principal white churches
in this city have signed liquor peti petitions.
tions. petitions. Fresh, fat oysters today and
every day now at L. S. Black's,
Fresh, fat, fine, today by the
quart, gallon, or in the shell, on i
ice at L. S. Black's, stall 11, city j
The copartnership heretofore ex
isting between Massey & Sp3rk-1
man in the cross tie business has j
this day been dissolved hy mutual j
consent and said Sparnman will
continue in the business.
This Sept. 9. 1S95.
W. O. Masse y.
S. W. Spakk.m.w.
A pair of well matched, medium
sized bay mules fat and first-class
animals; cheap for cash. Apply at
The National Protective Logic n
pays $15 per week to members in
case of sickness or disability.
!Earl, A,,en A!!,ertWriht-
Allen & Wrisiit,
Attorneys at Law.
Room 3, Merchants' Block,
rc T A
James EL Hill,
Attorney at Law.
County Judge's office in Court
AttorilCY at LllW,
Will Pkacticc in all Courts.
James D. McOoniiell,
Attorney at Law.
Office in First National Bank
! James Chace,
I 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,
v-sv .: r.Pit
r lonaa Meats,
anl Country Produce.
Stalls 6 and 8 City Market.
n arr l 1 -w a.
j. A. Pittman & Go,,
Undertakers and Embainiers.
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 for the Beach
The Plant System have on their
summer rates to St. Petersburg,
Tarpon Springs, Clear W iter, 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,
Magnolia Barter Shop
For I T;i ii Oixtti nj2T
All work done in Moderd Style and
A. G. BELL, Proprietor,
West iriicle of Squaiv.
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. 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 II if yon
want the latent uetcx.
Take vonr dinner tomorrow at
Misses Kic'jards & ilall-tt's. You
will ;et a good meal for 25 c.
If you want a good c'ai'y paper,
The Star will suit you.
iBf -if I'M-'fiM'fkk (
Subscribe for the Star.
W. H. Chaille,
Board and Lodging.
Opposite Post Office.
We carry a full line of
Choice and Fancy Groceries
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.
Baptist Witness Building, corner
Fort King and Osceola street.
n. k. wmmm,
Done in Latest Style. Call
and give me a trial.
Montezuma block, Ocala, Fla.
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. S. BLACK,
Stall No. 11. City Market.
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
rirst in at ion al mnk J5icrck,
Fine Livery Turnouts and Saddle
Orders by Telephone or otherwise
will receive prompt attention.
HAS MOVED HER IMMENSE
look of Millinery Good
to her oid stand on Exposition street,
where she will continue to sell all the
in her line nt prices within the rf;ach of
all. She has everything in the Mili Mili-nery
nery Mili-nery line.
Gall and See Her Stock
Dress Making and
Cutting and Fining a Special7.
Prices t sim. the thm s.
Call and give i?s a trial.
Butler Block. firt door west
of Fuller and Clark's.
Be New Brunswick Restaurant,
Fvlisses Riofisrds & Halleit,
Board S3. 50 per Week.
Regular Meal 2; Cents.
Hot lunches, eoifee, etc., at all
hours f the day and night. Ex
tra dishes served at moderate
Near Dukes' Corner BaSSe.
ed Oak Mouse,
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. day.-Special
Special day.-Special rates by the week.
D. S. LITTLE, Prop.,
Ocklawaha Avenue and Main Street.
Opposite Ocala House,
OcaiA, - IJL,OJJX.Ai
Meals Served from
7 a. m. to 9 p. rxu
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 Peace,
First District, Marion Co., Fla.
Office in Court House.
Prompt attention given to all Civi
and Criminal Cases under my
OCALA, ;.- FLA.
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B.3 i t
p W& ft? WWM
Proprietor of the only first ctiKs
Colored Barber Shop in the city. -I
have taken charge of my old
stand on Exposition St., threet ..
doors west of First National Bank
building and solicit your patronages"
I am fully prepared to do Shaving K K-Hair
Hair K-Hair Cutting a: d Shampooing in:
the latest styl Only first class-..-
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Letter to a Girl Leaving
Dear Tolly Your mother paid
ane a little visit on the porch last
evening after tea, and as we sat
watching the beauty of the sunset
sky, and gazing at the hills peace peacefully
fully peacefully going to fleep, I noticed that
;she looked a bit weary and perhap s
sl trifle out of spirits. This state
, of things, you know, is not usual
with your dear mother, who has
sways been one of the brightest
and cheeriest of persons, remark remarkable
able remarkable even in her school days for
(her happy gayety of disposition
and rare attractiveness of manner,
so l natura?ly inquired if she was
juite well and how you ail were at
"There is nothing the matter,"
she answered. "I'm a little upset
because we are sending our Polly
away to school. I'm busy now
over her clothes and I finished her
fpretty white gown for the school
areceptions today. Polly must go,
tfor she cannot have the advantages
at home which she v ill have at
DeLand; but I dread her first con contact
tact contact with. the great outside world
that she has b en shielded from in
Never mind what I said to your
another. Polly this letter is for
you. Although many years have
jzone since 1 was a girl, I have
; never lost the feeling of girlhood.
T know what a trial your school
jltfe will be in the early days before
fthc homesickness wears off; how
3'ou will have to swallow hard to
leep back the tears; how you will
eniss the ease and independence of
tthe life at home. But you are a
2b rave girl and an unselfish one
and most of this you will keep to
3'ourself. You are not going to
(begin by sending blue letters to
ana m ma.
A great deal of your success in
school will depend on the manner
o your beginning. Resolve to be
ifffttthful in small things. Do not
Ciola yourself above conforming to
tthe little details which seem to the
liome-bred girl supeifluous and
Cnirdensome. Those who have
rsriade and appointed them have
cdone so as the result of much ex ex-fperience,
fperience, ex-fperience, and you will find your
3ife easier if you begin by consci conscientiously
entiously conscientiously obeying every rule.
, I wbuld not be in gn at hase fo
iform close friendships. Take a
ey days to become acquainted be be-Jfore
Jfore be-Jfore talking with entire confidence
to your room mate or to that swet
prt who jits opposite you at the
table. You v.ill form the longest,
Nearest friendships of your lite at
school, and it is best to be sure,
fbefore the foundations are laid,
that your friends a e to be such
Ujrls as your mother would ap approve.
prove. approve. I ad vise. you to keep clear
of the girl wh tries to deceive the
teachers, of the girl who borrows
rmd does not pay, and cf the girl I
Home who ssvs unkind thmers .b -ut her
school mates. There will be any
number of n'ce girls t sclool and
you and your friends will float to toward
ward toward each other by a subtle law of
attraction. You will help thtm
and they will help you, and one of
these days you will be deeply dis distressed
tressed distressed at having to part with
some fair giil whom now you do
Among the teachers you will
probably discover a graceful, low
voiced, well-bred woman, whose
magnetism and chaim of manner
indicate a. true and winning char character.
acter. character. If you admire this lady
and half-uuconsciously copy her, I
for one will not be sorry. Re Remember
member Remember that while you go to
school to study, ) et school work is
not the only thing your paren s
thought of when selecting your
school. Th-y want their Poliy to
return to them a tranquil, elegant
and lovable woman, equal to any
situation in which she may be
placed. It is impossible lor yon
to over estimate the importance c f
manner. It draws the line between
the real gentlewoman and the un uncultivated
cultivated uncultivated and boorish person, be between
tween between the thoroughly trained and
the awkward, blundering woman
Probably there is a particular
study or accomplishment which is
to take precedence with you over
the rest of your class work. If
this be so, see that while you do
not neglect other things you let
no day pass without gaining some something
thing something definite on the line of your
Of course, you are not going to
be one of those stupid, silly young
women who blush and simper and
behave absurdly when boys are
around. You have always met
boys on equal terms before terms
of pleasant comradeship and if
you happen to meet any bos while
at school you will simply act as
you do when you meet them i t
I am ashamed to suggest to vou
that the sort of girl who writes
clandestine notes to boys and has
secret meetings with them, may
attend your school. Let her see
how childish and unworthy you
consider her conduct, and you and
others will create a school senti sentiment
ment sentiment in which she willsimpJy wilt.
One word more. Never let a
day go by without your little time
alone for reading your Bible and
prayer. Not one day. Your soul's
health must be looked after as
carefully as your body's, and ju.st
as you will walk, eat, sleep and
bathe by rule, that you may have
the most perfect physical health,
o by rule you must cultivate that
Id fashioned but Jovely attainment-,
grouth in grace. Margeret
li. Sangstt r in the Interior.
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We are doing: work to suit the
I keep constantly cn hand
all kinds of provisions, includ including
ing including Fish,
Fruits and Vegetables,
slid all kinds of Fresh Green
Groceries. I also receive
Chickens, Eggs and Ice.
A large supply constantly on
Kxnositt'on Street, west from
First National Bank.
Cheapest place in
Cleaning and Repairing
clothes. Office i old express of office.
fice. office. New York Steam Dye
P. H. Gtllen of this office is sti 1
quite sick with fever. Dr. Thomp Thompson
son Thompson says he will soon be out again.
William 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
LAOIES DO YOU KNOW
DR. FELIX LE BRUN'S
STEEL p PEifllYBQYjIL PILLS
nro the original and only FRENCH, safe and re reliable
liable reliable cure on the market. Price $1.00; eeat by
mail. Genuine sold only by
Chicarr.auga and Chattanooga Na National
tional National Paid, will sell round trip
tickets to Chattanooga ou Sept. 16
to 19 inclusive for only $11.40,
gooci until Oct. 13, 1895.
LAND OF HOME JjEKKKKS' KXCUK KXCUK-SIONS
SIONS KXCUK-SIONS TO FLORIDA.
On Septtmberth and October
2nd tickets will 6e sold bv the
riant System to all points in
Florida, limited 20 days, from the
principal Ohio and Mississippi
gateways and frc-ni 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
ATLANTA, G A.
Account Cotton States and In International
ternational International Exposition the Plant
System will sell tickets September
51I1 and 1 2th, and every clay from
September 15th to December 15th,
limited to January 7th, at $18.55,
from Ocala. Also September i6tn
until December 4 16th, limited
twenty days, at $13.60. Tickets Tickets-sold
sold 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,.
On account of National Meeting j 0cala House, F. C. Alwortb, depot
cf Kentucky Horse Breeders As- j ticket agent 0cala.
ociation at Lexington, Ky., will j
sell round trip tickets to Lexing-j Fortickcts to all points, summer
on on Oct. 7 and 8 for $24.40, good 1 rates and the quickest time, call on
or address r. J. riuber, ticket agt,
until Oct. 21, 1895
On account of the Grand Army
Florida Southern depot; C. F
r a ires city ticket agen Ocala
f the Rt public at Louisville, Ky., j House; H. G. Haycraft, traveling
vill sell round trip tickets to4 Lou-! passenger agent, Ocala; F. M.
sviJle nn Sept. 8, 9, 10 and 1 1 for Jolly, division passenger agent,
nlv $17.80, gcod until Oct. 5, Tampa; B W. Wren n, general pas pas-895.
895. pas-895. senger agent, Savannah, Ga.; II.
C. McFadden, assistant general
On account of dedication of the j passenger agent, Savannah, Ga.