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Vol. 1. No, 111.
OCALA,. FLORIDA, OCTOBER 11, 1895.
Price Five Cents
PUBLISHED EVERY DA V IN "THE WEEK EXCEPTING SUNDAY.
IN AND ABOUT THE TOWN.
Some Things You Know and Some
Things You Don't Know.
Hon. H. W. Long is in the city.
Tne greatest line school cape in
town for J5c at tne Bazar Store.
Rev, J. C. Porter is again in the
Have you saen our New Sailor
Hat Only 68c at the BzarStore.
Capt. O. G. Finch is in the city
For Sale. A 5x8 view camera.
Inquire at this ornce.
L. K. Wartmann of Citra was in
the city yesterday.
Esta oficina hace toda clase de
trabajo de imprenta en ingles y
E. T. Wilson of Atlanta visited
the city yesterday.
For Sale. Five shares in Ocala s
Building and Loan, series D. Ad Address
dress Address Box 201, Ocala,
The National Protective Legion
is incorporated under the super
vision of the insurance depart- j
ment of Aew ork.
The giand jury now sitting in
the circuit court is as intelligent a
! body of men as one could wish to
see, and are fully able to render a
W. F. Gaskill of Candler is at
the Ocala Flouse today.
Fresh oysters on ice will be
found every day now at Wm.
M. E. Gunter of Orange Lake
J. B. Wilcox of Newberry is in was in the city yesterday,
the city. ; jUst opened from New York,
the New Style Sailor Hat. The
Wm. Gray's for your fresh oys
ters on ice.
C. E. Jones of Chattanooga is in
the city today.
Nice fresh fat outside oysters at
Gray's tnis evening.
W. A. Greer of Boardman
in the city yesterday.
Are you wanting to sell goods ?
Advertise in the Star.
C. Thalheim is out of the city
for a tew days.
A full line of Buist's fresh seeds
at Tydings & Co s this week.
E. L. Waterman, the Citra mer merchant,
chant, merchant, was 111 town yesterday.
Foutz's Horse and Cattle Pow Powder,
der, Powder, 20 c. at Ty dings.
There was not a single case in
the mayor's court this morning.
Young chickens cheap constant constantly
ly constantly on hand at Wm. Gray's.
Collector King received a small
shipment of tobacco yesterday.
Try our S irsaparilla for ail blood
diseases. T dings & Co,
This is a very busy week among
our lawyers and county officials.
Want you to see our new Straw J
I. Jackson of Orange Lake was
at the Chaille House yesterday.
W. C. Archer, mattress maker
and cleaner, will return Friday and
resume his old business.
E, M. Hendofer of Philadelphia
was at the Ocala House yesterday.
Take your prescriptions to
Tydings & Co. and get their
prices. Only pure drucs used.
W. C. Town send of Lake Butler
was at the Montezuma yesterday.
Just opened, big line of Chil Children's
dren's Children's School Shoes at 98c and
$1.20 per pair at the Bazar Store.
J. B. Hill of Gainesville was reg
istered at the Arlington yesterday.
Just opened a beautiful line new
shape Goid Band Glass in Wine
and Champagne Glasses and Gob Goblets
lets Goblets at the Bazar Store.
Capt. A. E. Willard, the well
known hotel man, is staying in the
city for a few days.
Gottlieb makes Flash Light
Photos of Theater Parties, Balls,
Banquets, etc., at short notice, and
guarantees perfect satisfaction,
Lawrence King of Gainesville
and Beaver Sailor i I at at the Bazar wil1 be in the city tomorrow on a
Store. 1 i visit to his father's family and will
S. J. Odell, the genial sheriff of j remain a week with them-
Pasco county, is in the city today.
Have you seen our New Belt
Ribbon? For belts only, at the
There are fresh snap beans, cu cucumbers,
cumbers, cucumbers, eggplants, etc., in the
Jas. P. Lavin, special pension
agent, of Washington, D. C, is in
See our windows and those ice
water, pitchers and gold bank
glasses. The Bazar Store.
Claud Munden, who has been
very sick with fever, is somewhat
Fine fresh water fish today on
ice at L. S. Black's, stall No. 11,
H. G. Dunn of Citra is sunning
his ample form on the Ocala House
front porch today.
- Portraits in Crayon, Pastel and
AVater Colors by Gottlieb always
please. A trial solicited.
Wc will have a report from the
fire boys very soon now. We hope
the Ocala boys are the lucky ones
Isaac Stevens has cottages t
jent from $5 to S15 per monti
The National Protective Legion
of Waverly, N. Y., on Sept. 26
paid to John Yatch 15 for one
week's sick benefit.
After the adjournment of the
circuit court Sheriff Hodge will
miss many familiar faces from be behind
hind behind the bars of his hotel.
Will open the last of this week,
500 yards colored duck dress
umnrlc ir r foil chorine t-r Tt-o i I
uwju 111 iiu ti luii uuuu.o ww iiau
t go per yard at the Bazar Store
The circuit court will have a
long term this year, as there is an
army of cases on the docket, and
they will hardly finish next week.
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.
co 8:30 p.m. J. H. Strunk, mgr.
Mrs. C. A. Brown wili receive
her stock of new fall goods tomor tomorrow,
row, tomorrow, and will have them ready for
inspection on Monday. They will
be new and stylish.
just verdict on all cases submit
ted to them.
If you have an old book that you
wish to preserve, take it to the
Witness job office and have it
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.
A gentleman now in the city,
connected with Charles Eddy, the
big lumber dealer of Brooklyn,
near White Sulphur Springs, is
looking for 5000 acres of good
timber land to purchase.
Artist Gottlieb guarantees every
Portrait he makes to give entire
satisfaction. Studio opposite Mon Montezuma.
tezuma. Montezuma. E. B. Richardson's stable will
furnish you a first-class turnout
cheaper than elsewhere. Call and
try his teams.
It is expected that H. B. Plant
will come to Ocala in the course of
two weeks to look over his new
purchase, arrange for the future
disposition of the hotel, and decide
upon certain other projects talked
For Sale. A nice young milch
cow, half Jersey, with calf two and
one half months old, cheap for
cash. Apply at this office.
Wanted. A tew 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 North Third
Colonel Thomas Harris, the cen census
sus census taker, asked a Star reporter
how many industries and factories
The reporter said probably
No," said the colonel, 'T have
just completed taking them, and
find even forty inside of the corpo corporate
rate corporate limits of Ocala."
Hon. J. B. Johnston, the able
editor of the Pasco County Demo Democrat,
crat, Democrat, was in the city today. Capt.
Johnston is one of the most vigor-
3us writers in the state, and his
oaper takes high rank as a
Fuller & Clark, in their new
quarters in the McCarthy stand,
will carry a larger line of choice
fresh groceries. Come and see our ;
- OPTICAL GOODS.
Gleaning, Repairing and Engraving.
Guaranteed First-Class "Work.
North Side Square, Ocala, Fla.
Fred Q B.Wei he.
Postoffice Drug Store,
Drugs, Chemicals, Patent Medicines,
Fancy Goods, Stationery, &c,
Soda Water and Ice Cream.
Physician's Prescriptions CorefuIIy Compounded.
W. A. REDDING, flanager.
George D. Courtney's
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.
Gli: 31 .V CALL Al COISTLCGD.
One Door North from City Market, Ocala, Fla.
High Grade Goods,
Low Grade Prices.
Repairing and Engraving.
All Work Guaranteed at Ai E. Btimett'S, Jeweler
Merchants' Block, OcalaFla.
W. S. GASKN,
Tke : Green : Groeer
new stock. We are determined to f Keeos constantly on band a full line of Choi
get the retail trade. at prices not excelled bv anv house in the citv.
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Poultry and Eggs, Fruits and Vegetables, a Specialty.
Come and give me a trial. I keep everything in the eating line.
Remember the place.
The Ocala Choral Society met
last light to practice in Witness
Hall. The membership present
was unusually large, and the music
was very sweet.
The elevation of the hall gives
the musis a chance to float far out
over the city.
West Side Dunn's Park.
w. s. GASKIN,
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
j ine his painting before having your
suitea to me nara times.
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 Evening Star
PORTER & HARDING, Publishers.
SUBSCRIPTION 50 CRNTS PER HONTH.
$5.00 per Year.
5 cts. per Copy at News Stands.
Some of our growers have al
ready set out a few tomato plants
and during the next week a great
many will be planted. Orlando
Each day we hear of inquiries in
regard to the purchase of orange
groves. Plenty of long-headed
people still in the world who are
ready to take hold of a good thing
when they know it. An orange
grove bought now is a good thing
because it can be purchased lower
than it ever can again. Eustis
M. F. Hood, so well and favor favorably
ably favorably known in Ocala as a high high-toned
toned high-toned Christian gentleman, writes
us from Mountain Hill, Ga., as fol follows:
lows: follows: 'I commend your judgment and
good taste in the course you have
pursued relative to Mr. Call and
his candidacy. You are making a
strong and effective fiht against
wickedness in high places."
We are receiving endorsements
similar to the above from all parts
of the country. The Pensacola
Bay Association, at its recent
meeting 'in Milton, unanimously
and by a rising vote endorsed the
Baptist Witness for its bold stand
against the liquor traffic and
Let the good work 0 on.
GOOD TIMES AHEAD.
All lines of business are inprov inprov-ing,
ing, inprov-ing, and our business men are
gradually recovering confidence in
themselves. We have heard sev several
eral several settlers, engaged in business
in our community, who came here
soon after the fretz say that
times are much improved since
then. At ;tbat time there was
practically nothing in or on the
ground to bring any immediate re returns.
turns. returns. Evervthing looked to
them terribly desolate and un unpromising.
promising. unpromising. But now a big crop of
everything except oranges has
been raised, our people havefound
that they can make a living, and
they have gone to work with a will
to develope their hitherto neglect neglected
ed neglected fields. And in the meantime
look how the orange trees are
THE BANK CASE.
Judgment by Default Against
Jacksonville, Oct. 9 A precipe
for judgment by default for the
amount of $35 000 has been filed
in the office of the clerk of the
United States court in the case of
John K. McDonald as receiver, of
the First National Bank of Ocala
vs. E W. Agnevv, sr. Failure to
plead, answer or demur to the dec declaration
laration declaration of the plaintiff is alleged.
Similar precipes were filed by the
same plaintiff against E. W. Ag Ag-new,
new, Ag-new, jr., and Isaac Stevens, each
for the sum of $1500.
In the intervention in the case
of W. S. Hart et al. vs. Courtland
C. Clement et al.,a precipe for a
final decree was filed by the attor-
neys for the plaintiff, to be grant grant-e
e grant-e 1 against C. C. Clements, Gads-
! Hi- Tl Prunnf A ntnnin 1-" Tn.
chez, Christina E. Sanehez andifu
f Tnli .9anrhp7 fnr failure tn nlearl.
answer or demur.
Brooksville, Oct. 9 The body
of Henry Easter (or Smith), who
disappeared so mysteriously lately,
was found today in the woods half
a mile from any road.
Ic was lying in a thicket with a
large bullet hole in the head, badly
Buzzards flDcking to it caused
the discovery. A large body of
men had been hunting since Sut -day,
and many lakes had been
The deceased leaves a wife and
two children. Some are suspected
of the crime, but no arrests have
been made yet.
The Rifles met
last night for
drill. Three squads of raw recruits
were drilled. We will not say how
many men were in each squad.
The painters will finish work on
the new armory today, and in a
very short while the Rifles will be
pleasantly accommodated in the
The National Protective Legion
pays $15 per week to members in
case of sickness or disability.
For Rent. Two large, nicely
furnished rooms on Fort King ave
nue, first door east from Dr. Fred-1
crick's. Apply at this office.
Use our Eczema and Tetter Cure
for all cutaneous diseases; sure
cure for erysipelas. Tydings z
Call and examine new samples of
clothine from Jacob Reid's Son's.
F. VV. Ditto, Agent, Weihe's jew jewelry
elry jewelry store.
Gottlieb, of the Ocala Photo
Company, opposite the Monte Montezuma,
zuma, Montezuma, makes FLASH LIGHT
Photos as good as DAYLIGHT
pictures. Try him.
You can carry giooo to $5000
for $24 to 530 per year in the Na
tional Protective Legion. F. C, W.
Williams, organizer, Mitchell Blk,,
C. V. McCoy, the Ocala House
barber, will give you the smoothest
and easiest shave imaginable. Hair
cuts in the latest style.
Pears, the last of the season.
Now is the time to fill your empty
fruit jars. They are fine and 30c
per peck at Wm. Gray's.
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.
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H We ask this repeatedly.
q serious diseases oicen ioiiow inning
If you are weak
and generally ex-
haustcd, nervous, q
have no appetite n
and can't work,
begin at once tak- q
ing the most relia- q
ble strengthening n
medicine, which is q
Brown's Iron Bit- q
ters. Benefit comes m
from the very first q
g IT CURES S
g Dyspepsia, Kidney and Liver g
O Neuralgia, Troubles, j
a Constipation, Impure Blood, a
g Malaria, Nervous ailments g
o Women's complaints. q
O Get only the genuine it has crossed red
lines on the wrapper. O
g BROWN CHEMICAL CO. BALTIMORE, MD. g
Clot 11111 2;.
in the'Latest Styles.
A FULL LINK OF GENTS FURNISHINGS.
FANCY VESTS IN ALL STYLES.
' Largest Assortment of Negligee Shirts.
? Nefflisree Shirts. Kl
The firm of R B. Mitchell & ;
Co. is hereby dissolved and the
business will be conducted in the
name of the Post Office Drug Store,
R. B. Mitchell being no longer
connected with the business.
All of the obligations of the late
firm wi1 be paid
Post Office Drug Store.
W. A Redding, Managrer.
Sept. 27, 1895. Ocala, .Fla.
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and Childrens Clothing
et the Flies Worry You to Death
and eat up the food your
We manufacture All Kinds of SCROLL WORK, BRACKETS. MOULDING
TURNING, WINDOW and DOOR FRAflBS, CABINETS, and all kinds of
Carpenter and Job Work. A full supply of
Rough and Dressed Seasoned Lumber Constantly on Hand at
LOWEST CASH PRICEiS.
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jpl NORTH OF F. C. A P.
NORTH OF F. C. A P.
oods, Notions, Shoes, Etc.
FINE DRESS GOODS,
Laces and Embroidery,
Trunks and Valises.
Agents for Butterickzs Patterns
OUR MOTTO: We study to please our customers.
Ocala, : : : : : Florida.
MRS. M. E. HODGE,
Dress Making and General Sewing.
4f All.Cutting, Sewing and Fitting: done in the Latest Style, at the Lowest Prices and
on short notice.
"Rooms U pstairs, Morth SideSquare. Ocala, Fla.
Open the Year Round.
Special Rates by the Week,
Free Sample Rooms.
Large Shady Grounds.
Convenient to Street Cars.
Gents Furnishing;. fl
Fancy Vests. K
family should have, when the
Are putting up such Nice
Window and Door Screens
for so Little floney.
DEPOT. OCALA, FLA.
DEPOT. OCALA, r LA. Ul
SH EVI LLE, Al. 5.
Rates from $7 to $10
deduction made to Families-
2y tlte Ocala Temperance Reform Club.
Edited by J. A. Munden.
J he Club moc-ts every Sunday aft-rnorm at 3:30
o ciocKin 1 entrance Hall. I he Public
THE MAGNETIC HA IT AT HO. ME.
The magnetic bait! Why net
have it in the home?
Let me whisper a word to the
women. Wife, can't you remem remember
ber remember a time when you were very
busy, and had no time for cook cooking?
ing? cooking? Vou asked your husband to
rgo just once to a restaurant and
get his dinner. I remember two
H3uch cases, and both husbands
died drunkards. They were tempt tempted
ed tempted by seeing a glass of liquor add added
ed added to the menu. This Jed them
to repeating the same act when
their wives were busy.
You, perhaps, are glad to be re released
leased released for a day or days, but it
may bring you years of countless
Perhaps the son or brother
would have more enjoyment in
home if that snappish word was
withheld. It is so easy to give
such a tone of voice as will bring a
pang of pain to the heart, and you
have forgotten all about it; but it
comes so often that finally a mag magnetic
netic magnetic bait caught the man in a
I am not excusing the drunkard,
but I do say that a lack of inter interest,
est, interest, an unlovely temper, an untidy
home, buttonless clothes, are
strong incentives to drink, and I
-would urge upon wives, mothers,
-daughters and sisters, that they
use all the magnetism that earth
can give, in order that the magnet magnetism
ism magnetism of the saloon may be counter counteracted.
acted. counteracted. Selected.
MRS. E. H. SWAIN TO SPEAK.
It affords us great pleasure to
be able to announce that Mrs. E.
H. Swain of Anthony will address
the Ocala Temperance Reform
Club at Temperance Hall Sunday
afternoon at 3:30 o'clock.
Mrs. Swain is so well and favor favorably
ably favorably known in our city and
throughout the state, that she
needs no further introduction or
commendation from us. She will
draw a crowded house.
Remember the change in the
hour of meeting 3:30 o'clock
and conte early.
Election of officers of Senior
Loyal Temperance Legion tonight
at Temperance Hall. All members j
requested to be present. Every Everybody
body Everybody welcome.
Eight-room cottage in the city
-of Ocala. Lot contains 2 acres,
with stable, carriage hou&e, 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.
Fresh, fat, fine, today by the
quart, gallon, or in the shell; on
ce at L. S. Black's, stall 11, city
Fresh, fat oysters today and
every day now at L. S. Black's,
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.
Ectrar P. Allen. Albert right.
Allen & Wright,
Attorneys at Law.
Room 3, Merchants' Block,
James H. Hill,
Attorney at Law.
County Judge's office in Court
T. P. Lloyd,
Attorney at Law,
Will Practicc in all Courts.
, James D. McConnell,
Attorney at Law,
I Oflice 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
nnd 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.
Stalls 6 and S City Market.
J. A. Pittman & Go,,
Undertakers and Embaimers.
Dealers in Coffins, Iron and Wood
eri Caskets, Burial Outfits.
Charges lower than ever before in
Ocala. Also dealers in all kinds
i of Second-Hand Furniture.
Prompt attention given to all
orders by mail or telegram.
Ho for the Beach 1
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. Huber, Ticket Agent,
Fla. So. Depot, or
C. F. Faires, City Ticket Agent,
Call A-t "tlx
Magnolia Barber Shop
For Htiir Cutting
All work done in Moderd Style and
A. G. BELL, Proprietor,
West Side of Square.
A. El. 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 Iinf you
icant the latest news.
Take vour dinner tomorrow at
Misses Ricaards & Hallett's. You
will get a good meal for 25 c.
If you want a good e?aily paper,
The Star will suit you.
Subscribe for the Star.
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W. H. Chaille,
Board and Lodging.
Opposite Post Office.
We carry a full line of
Choice and Fancy fineries
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
. ill, Edwards & Son
Baptist Witness Building, corner
Fort King and Osceola street.
n. k. wimnns,
Done in Latest Style. Call
and crive me a trial.
Large, cool and comfortable
Tooms 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. 4
L. S. BLACK,
Stall No. 11. City Market.
ON ICE DAILY.
Presh 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 th reach of
all. She has everything in the Mili Mili-nery
nery Mili-nery line.
'Call and See Her Stocks?
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, cotfee, etc., at all
hours of the day and night. Ex
t'ra dishes served at moderate moderate-prices
prices moderate-prices Hear flukes' Cmmt mmm
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 day-Special
Special day-Special rates by the week.
D. S. LITTLE, Prop,,
Ocklawaha Avenue and MainStrcct.
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 Feaccv
First District, Marion Co., Fla.
Office in Court House.
Prompt attention given to all Civil,
and Criminal Cases under my
The Lfotfest prices.
rs. 0. A. Brown
Proprietor of the only first 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 call
cala team Haunbrv
3of)anson :ros., proprietors.
Work for Transient Customers Finished Same
Special Prices to Families.
$5pAll goods ivill be sold for charges if
allowed to remain in the office over
Corner Hain & South Third Streets. p B0&5.
Of Respect Passed at Last
Meeting of I. O. O. F.
At a meeting of TulrJa Lodge
Ko. 22, I. O. O. F., held Wednes Wednesday
day Wednesday night, the following resolu resolutions
tions resolutions of sympathy were adopted:
Whereas, Death has invaded the
Home of our dear brother, H. C.
Jones, and his beloved wife has
Ieen called to her heavenly home,
and her loving presence is felt no
sraore in the desolate home of her
Iiusband, therefore be it
Resolved, That this lodge has
Sieard of our brother's great loss
'-with feelings of very deepest sor sor-;xow,
;xow, sor-;xow, and that we tender to him
our heartfelt sympathies in this
his hour of darkest trisl.
Resolved, That in her death her
husband loses a most loving Chris Christian
tian Christian helpmeet, the church a highly
respected member, and the com community
munity community one who was ever ready to
Jend her aid in time of need; there therefore
fore therefore be it
Resolved, That a copy of these
resolutions be mailed to our be beloved
loved beloved brother in his Mississippi
home, and that a copy be placed
among the minutes of this lodge.
W. H. Chaillk,.
T. J. MUSSEL WHITE.
C. A. Cannon.
A fat baby died this summer in
a museum at Coney Island. As
there was no clergyman present at
the time set for the funeral, the
znanager of the museum brought
out a phonograph, which he said
had been "talked to" by a clergy clergy-snan
snan clergy-snan and "sung to" by a choir and
The coffin was placed in the
back parlor of the undertaker's
fiouse, and over it projected the
reat trumpet of the phonograph.
The cylinders were changed five
aimes. An extra "loud needle"
twas used, and a voice from the ma machine
chine machine penetrated to all parts of the
joom. A stranger listening at the
xibor would have thought that a
clergyman spoke the words that
xang through the parlor.
First came the Lord's Prayer,
xecited in a slow, impressive man manner.
ner. manner. Then the "Amphion Quar Quartette"
tette" Quartette" sang "Nearer, My God, to
Thee." Thena passage of scrip scripture
ture scripture was heardl There was a buzz
of the cylinder, and a deep voice
pronounced the words committing
the body to the grave. "Blessed
sure the dead who die in the Lord"
were the words that rang out with
greater distinctness than all the
rest, and then followed the bene benediction
diction benediction "For Rent. A ten-room house.
Hot and cold bath, two blocks
from square. Apply to K. G Hay Hay-craft
craft Hay-craft at city ticket office of Plant
3 y stem.
LAST PUBLIC MEETING
Of the Literary and Debating
Tonight is positively the last
public meeting of the Literary and
Debating Society. The following
very interesting program will be
Reading Miss Kate Livingstdn
Recitation Thomas Jordan
Song Wm. Dale
Recitation Vivian Dame
Cornet Solo Albert E Gerig
Essay S. P. Pittman
Messrs. Pike and Miller
Recitation. .Miss Louise Anthony
Misses Johanet and McCormick
Poem J. Hope, jr.
Song ..J J. Gerig
Piano Solo Mr, Markes
Doors will be open promptly at
8 p. m. All ae invited.
THE CHINESE MUST GO.
Atlanta, Oct. 9. Writs of habe habeas
as habeas corpus were served yesterday on
Kee Ovvang and Leon Lan, propri proprietors
etors proprietors of the Chinese village on the
Midway of the Atlanta exposition,
commanding them to bring the
bodies of nine Chinese women,
charged by Lum Ling, an Atlanta
laundryman, with being held in in involuntary
voluntary involuntary servitude. Ling, who
appears in the role oi a philanthro philanthropist,
pist, philanthropist, savs that the women were
bought in China and transported
here against their will. Tne writ
was taken out under the thirteenth
amendment to the constitution.
These are the Chinese whose ad
mission into the United States at
Qgdensburg, N. Y., has caused so
The base ball game played yes yesterday
terday yesterday evening between the Ocala
and Marti City clubs was well at attended.
tended. attended. The score stood 15 to 3
in tavor of the Ocala team.
A pair of well matched, medium
sized bay mules; fat and first-class
animals; cheap for cash. Apply at
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. Sparkman.
H,fDS do you show
DRi' FELIX LE DRUM'S
STEEL jilD PEJIIIYBOY0L PILLS
ar th original and only FKENCH, ftafe and r r-lUbUcnir
lUbUcnir r-lUbUcnir on the market. Prie $1.00; at by
mall. GanoiDC sold onlj by
HITTING ON A PLAN.
To save money is an excellent idea. You couldn't hit on a bet better
ter better 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 he reduced. It will he
to your advantage to give us a call while we are reducing our
',.iL ft via
Full of everything good, (jj
t- i Ait n i-;-
jver- do i tie or
great efferesce:it ;
$ temperance beverage is a
of health a source of nlea- m
sure, the means of making
you feel better and do better.
You make it yourself right
at home. Get the genuine.
5 jra'.loo cost but 23 cents.
THE CHAS. i:. HIRES CO., PI.".i.1r!i.liJa.
I keep constantly on hand
all kinds of provisions, includ including
ing including Fish, x
Fruits and Vegetables,
and ail kinds of Fresh Green
Groceries. I also receive
Chickens, Eggs and Ice.
- A large supply constantly on
Fxposition Streot, west from
First National Bank.
William James, the Upstairs
Barber in the Gary Block,
Has taken a Fall
Hair Cut, 15 c.
Shampco, 15 c.
Shave, 10 c.
All work done in first-class style.
Come and give me a trial.
The Upstairs Barber,
GARY BLOCK, OCALA j
Sparkle and vim.
v&cj Full of food nonltli. eJ
We are doing work to suit the
hard times. Cheapest place in
Cleaning and Repairing
clothes. Office in old express of office.
fice. office. New..York Steam Dye
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 Thursdav
j after September 16th to December
i 24th at $9.90, limited ten days.
For tickets to all points, summer
rates and the quickest time, call on
or address F. J. Huber, ticket agt.,
Florida Southern depot; C. F.
Fa ires city ticket agen Ocala
House; H. G. Haycraft, traveling
passenger agent, Ocala; F. M.
Jolly, division passenger agent,
Tampa; B. W. Wrenn, general pas passenger
senger passenger agent, Savannah, Ga.; H.
C. McFadden, assistant general
passenger agent, Savannah, Ga,