Vol. l.No. 12 :.
OCALA, FLORIDA, OCTOBER 20, 1895.
Price Five Cents
PUBLISHED EVERY DAY IN "THE WEEK EXCEPTING SUNDAY.
ALL OVER THE WORLD
FLASHES OVER THE WIRE
items of Interest for Everybody
Desires to Keep up With
DEFY THE POLICI-
Chicago, 111., October 21. Ar-
med with a reneatimr ride ana hi
double action revolver, Caius S,
Mcrwin defied the police and every everyone
one everyone else for sixteen hours from 1 1
o'clock last night until 3 this af afternoon.
ternoon. afternoon. Mr. Merwin is a man who grew
wealthy in the iron trade and re retired
tired retired some time auro. Yesterdav
an infirmity of the mind, which
has been threatening for some
time, came upon him with renew renewed
ed renewed force and he locked himself in
one of the rooms of his palace
home at 35 Woodland park, where
the sensational events of yester yesterday
day yesterday were enacted.
A BIG FIRE.
New Orleans, La., Oct. 21.
The fire in Algiers, commencing
about 2 o'clock this morning, con continued
tinued continued burning until 9 o'clock,
when it was got under control,
because very little else was
left to burn. Two hundred and
twenty houses were burned in all.
The fire was confined almost en en-tiiely
tiiely en-tiiely to the residence portion of
the town, the owners of which are
people in moderate circumstances.
The insurances is said to be
very light, and the loss is there therefore
fore therefore almost total total-It
It total-It is estimated that the loss is
fully four hundred thousand dol dollars,
lars, dollars, but it will be several days be before
fore before it can be accurately stated.
Phillipsburg, Pa., October 21.
It now looks as if the strike order ordered
ed ordered by the convention of bitumin bituminous
ous bituminous miners, held in Clearfield on
October 15, will be, so far as the
Beech Creek and Clearfield re regions
gions regions are concerned, a failure.
The miners of the Osceola district
which comprises about twelve
mines, at a meeting held last night
resolved not to suspend work and
to take no notice of mass meetings
held in that vicinity.
NO PRIZE FIGHT.
Little Rock, Ark, Oct. 20. Gov.
Clarke talked freely this evening
of the pending mill between Cor Cor-bett
bett Cor-bett and Fitzsimmons. He said:
"I am unchanged in my position.
There is no possibility of a fight
between those men at Hot Springs.
The idea of two or three hundred
sports at Hot Springs being able
to pull off a prize fight in Arkan Arkansas
sas Arkansas when the law says they cannot
do it, is preposterous in the extreme."
New York, Oct. 21. Wall street j
remains dull and devoid of spccu-
lative interest. The situation af-;
fords little to attract outside in-j
terests, and transactions are chiefly j
confined to the professionals. The ;
market, however, still shows con-j
siuv-iaui iiiiiv-i v.111 r . in . j
absence of any important realizing
AT T n T a
New Orleans, La, Oct. 21. Ai
, 1 4.4.1 : 1 c
grand sham battle, in aid of true
. r- Ti,rrrA
manument to Gsn. Iseauregard,
! was fought yesterday afternoon at
the New Orleans City Park. Foully
10,000 persons witnessed the bat battle,
tle, battle, which was a great success in
ever particular. Gov. Foster and
staff were present.
TEN INCHES DEEP.
Erie, Pa. Oct. 21
which has swept
over the lake,
southwest, brought with it a heavy
fall of snow. Beginning at an early
hour yesterday, ten inches have
fallen, and this morning the snow
continues to fall.
Augusta, Ga., Oct. 21. Gov.
Coffin of Connecticut and staff, to together
gether together with a number of ladies and
145 members of the Governor's
Foot Guard of Hartford, passed
through Augusta yesterday after afternoon
noon afternoon on their way to Atlanta.
St. Petersburg, Oct. 21. The
czar has granted a pension of
5,000 roubles annually to Prince Lu ...
rihe city thi
foreign affairs, for services ren rendered
dered rendered the state during his recent
visit to France.
Sunbury, Pa., Oct. 21. The
Sun bury Iron Works, after a long
idleness, will resume operations to tomorrow.
morrow. tomorrow. The nail mill connected
with it has an annual output of
1 20 000 kegs of nails.
FIRE NEAR HOMOSASSA.
C. R. Burt Loses
At 2 o'clock Saturday morning,
while the family were all asleep,
the elegant ten room villa owned
by Mr. and Mrs. C. R. Burt, at
Burt's crossing, three miles from
Homosassa, caught fire. When
the family were awakened by the
flames and smoke, the fire was un-1
der such headway that with diffi
culty they saved themselves, and
very few of the contents were
saved. The house is supposed to
have caught from spontaneous
This was one of the finest resi residences
dences residences in Citrus county, and was
an ideal home. The building, a
large, two-story, ten-room house,
was elegantly finished in the most
modern style, and furnished with;
the finest of furniture throughout,
! All of the old family keepsakes
and relics held dear by the fami'y
were consumed w th the rest. Not
long s;nce Mrs. Burt purchased a
piano for wnich she gave $506
Not only the house and contents,
but the carrjage house, barns and
stabjes were an consumed. The
logs is greatnd only half covered
This is the second time this un unfortunate
fortunate unfortunate family have been burned
out of house and home. For the
present they are staying with
friends in Homosassa. where they
wm remain until a nouse can oe
erected on their island in front of
' lVlctllUlS XY1VCI.
We extend to the family our sin sincere
cere sincere sympathies in the loss of their
An alarm of fire was turned in
at 3 o'clock, this evening. The
department turned out and extin extinguished
guished extinguished the flarne which was in
a barn of hay, near the foundry,
and caught from a spark from the
mill. A strong wind blew towards
the dwelling house, which was
about three feet distance which
would have been consumed but
for the prompt work of the boys.
The house and most of the hay
MR. PLANT IN THE CITY
H. B. riant and Party Arrive in
Town and Leave at 11:19.
H. B. Plant, D. F. Jack, assist assistant
ant assistant president, F. DeC.'Sullivan,
Mr. Plant's secretary, and Mr.
Deck, manager of the Seminole
Hotel at Winter Park, arrived in
s morninsr on Mr.
I Pmnt" snpna tn n
They came to look
I Ocala House and refit it for the
winter's trade. Mr. Deck is a
practical hotel man, and he gave
the house a thorough inspection.
Work will begin at once, and the
building will be overhauled and re refitted
fitted refitted from top to bottom. A great
deal of new furniture will be
put in, and the hotel given a
Nothing definitely was learned
of Mr. Plant's plans as to the new
depot and other improvements.
However, he seems to have taken
a liking to our city, and we can ex expect
pect expect to reap some benefits from his
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
tr vnnrarlvantaap tn mil and exam
ine his paintinr before having your
. buggy painted. His prices are
j suited to the hard times.
Miss Pauline Israel will take
charge of tne telephone system
for the first month, until Miss Jes Jessie
sie Jessie Maughs returns from Candler,
where she is station agent. Miss
Maughs will take charge of the
phonejsystem at that time.
Major Abe Mai tin, traveling
agent for the E. T. V. & G. rail-
road, is in the city on a visit.
AND OPTICAL GOODS.
Cleaning, Repairing and Engraving.
Drugs, Chemicals, Patent Medicines,
Fancy Goods, Stationery, &c.
Soda Water and Ice Cream.
Physician's Prescriptions CorefuIIy Compounded.
W. A. REDDING, fianager.
George D. Courtney's
City Market Grocery,
is the best place in the city to buy your fresh
groceries. A complete line of Staple and Fancy
Groceries constantly on hand. I keep every everything
thing everything in the grocery line. Country Produce,
Chickens and Eggs bought and sold. Bread,
Pies and Cakes fresh from the bakery.
One Door North from City Market, Ocala, Fla.
High Grade Goods,
Low Grade Prices.
Repairing and Kngraving.
All Work Guaranteed at A. E. Burnett's, Jeweler
Merchants' Block, Ocala, Fla.
Having just received a full, line of the
latest styles of fall
ready to please the ladies. All we ask is
for you to call and see us.
Thanking you for past favors, I am
Mrs. ID. M MieLk
will display a beautiful line of Pattern Hats
Wed. and Thurs. Oct. 23 and 2495.
The Ladies are requested to attend. Gents can come too.
Guaranteed First-Class Work.
North Side Square, Ocala, Fla.
millinery, we are now
Mrs. C. A. Brown
PORTER 2 IIARDLG, Publishers.
SUBSCRIPTION 0 CJ;NTS PC flONTH.
$5.00 per Year.
5 els. per Copy al News Stands.
Ym:x you hear a man announce
that In: has q lit politics and reli religion,
gion, religion, watch him. He who neg neg-Icc's
Icc's neg-Icc's his country's welfare and for forfeits
feits forfeits his Clod is somewhat dangerous.
The orange grower is nov; toss tossing
ing tossing the new mown hay." Orange
sprouts have made a good growth.
A good many orange and grape
fruit buds have been put in.
while the average that lived was
small. Those that did live are do doing
ing doing well and making fine growth.
'Parson Brown" orange buds are
the favorites. This orange ripens
an arm would have to be ampu amputated.
tated. amputated. The injured man is a son of E.
B. Whidden, former manager of
the Ocala House. An incompe incompetent
tent incompetent physician set the wrist which
was fractured and otherwise out of
joint, and did such a poor job that
Dr. Thompson had to treat it
again, but it was too late to save it
The other arm a'so sustained a
fracture. Dr. Thompson says
ther is no foundation whatever
for the report that the arm would
have to be amputated.
Saturday's Proceedings Given
State vs. Creola Crew., for j
murdering her new-born child, was j
called, and parties all being present
and ready, trial was continued. A ;
jury was empaneled and after hear-j
very early in September. Many i"g the evidence retired to consid-j Use our Eczema and Tetter Cure
buds wiH b put induring this
nonth and next: to remain dor dormant
mant dormant until next spring. Weir
Park item in Times Union.
Magnetizing horseshoes with
happiness from the heads of happy
oeople and then making people
ffl cted with melancholia wear
iem is a clever notion of a Paris
ctor. Whatever starts in Paris
the way v-f medical experiment
. sue to have a hearing- in En?-
land and America. It -has been
popularly supposed that h3ppr
nt-ss is in the heart, but as it would
he difficult to put a horseshoe
around the lvart of the healthy
nnd hippy, the Parisian scientist
takes another ard more intellec intellectual
tual intellectual view of it. His horseshoe on
the head i a sort ot visible mind mind-cure
cure mind-cure in pctive operation. Boston
and eat up the food your family should have, when the
SHOT IN CHURCH.
An Eighreen-Year O'd Colored
Bny Shot During Services.
Last night at 8 o'clock, while
service's were bing held at St.
PhilippX a new colored Baptist
ohurrh erected on the Flemington
road, alvu-. Hht miles from town,
wo c-4!o H b ys, about eighteen
rs old, were sitting side by side.
One of them, Sam Samson, begn
valUing, and the other, Jim Wilkin Wilkinson,
son, Wilkinson, remonstrated wi n him and
tried to keep him quiet, where whereupon
upon whereupon Sam, pulled nut a pistol and
shot Jim, th2 ball entering the
center of his thigh and lodging
somewhere in the limb.
The weapon used was a 32 cali caliper
per caliper and inflicted a very painful,
hough not necessarily serious,
Eirly this morning Jim's father
loaded him into a wagon and drove
into town, when Jim was taken up
to Dr. Hood's offue, where, when
seen about o'clock this morning
by a Star man, the doctor was
probing for the ball, but had not
been able to locate it.
Jim was good good grit, and al although
though although not under the influence of
any opiate, did not flinch or utter
a groan. Sam is still at large, and
no warrant has been taken out.
er tne case anu reiurneu a veraict ; tor on cutaneous diseases: sure
of guilty as charged in the indict- j cure for erysipelas, Ty dings &
ment. The judge passed sentence j
of six months at hard labor in j Take vour prescriptions to
county j iil of Marion county. Tydings & Co. and get their
Case of state vs. A. S. Morgan j prices. Only pure druzs used.
for murder was continued till next pjne fresh water fish today on ru
term ana oona nxea at iooo, to oe ice at imck. s, stein au. 11,
approved by clerk. 1 City Market.
State vs. Jim "Owens, for larcer.y. j R E. Vonge, jr., has in stock a pJ
-i-t- - r 1 r 1 1 1 r ' "1 f u.
upon appneanon 01 aei-naant ana 1 supply 01 patent gas iiRnier. ou R h n(j DresseJ Seasoned Lumber Constantly on Hand at
counsel, bond heretofore fixed at ; "S"1 t"t- macmne, men turn iuc ; -j lowest srsh pwes.
cock ana ngnt tne ourner at tne m MOr,., 0 n .
fUr n,of,l, ,nl NORTH OF F. C. & P. DEPOT. OCALA, FLA.
Yankee Novelty Works B
Are putting up such Nice
cJow end Door Screens
so Little Honey.
We manufacture AI! Kinds of SCROLL WOK, BRACKETS, MOULDING
TURNING, WINDOW and DOOR PKAHES, CABINETS, and all kinds of
Carpenter and Job Work. A f ulS supply of
$203 was changed to 50.
Case of state vs. CaptainWilli 1ms
was continued till next term.
Court then adjourned till Mon Monday.
day. Monday. OYSTERS, OYSTERS!
the bone. Call and see them
R. E Yonge & Co's.
GEO. A. NASH,-
Fresh, fat, finrj, today by the
quart, gallon, or in the shell, on
ce at L. S. Black's, stall 11, city
OGALA HOUSE BARBER SHOP,
D-. Thompson asked us to state
that in the case of Pete Whidden,
who was badly injured b a fall
from a scaffold in Citrus county
some time ago, the Times-Union
Hind local papers stated that he
was Dr. Hood's patient, and that
Gottlie"b makes Flash Light
Photos of Theater Parties, ,Ballsf
Banquets, etc., at short notice, and
guarantees perfect satisfaction.
Miss Hattie Curry, who is
teaching' in Candler, spent Satur Saturday
day Saturday and Sunday with her parents
in this city.
Fresh, fat oyster today and
every day nbw at L. S. Black's,
Y. A. Irvine, one of the leading
photographers of our city, return returned
ed returned today from a short business
trip up the road.
All the Dark Fall Shades in
Percales 36 inches wide, for boys,
girls' ana Jadies' Shirt Waists, at
ioc per yard at the Bazar Store.
The National Protective Legion
of Waverly, N. Y., on Sept. 26
paid to John Yatch $15 for one
week's sick benefit.
Sam Birdsey and Al Wright
will leave Wednesday for New
York, partly on business and part partly
ly partly on pleasure,
W. C. Archer, mattress maker
and cleaner, will return Friday and
resume his old business.
For Sale. Five shares in Ocala
Building and Loan series D. Ad Address
dress Address Box 201, Oca.
The first dividend of the First
National Bank, it is expected, will
be declared in a very few days
probably during this week.
The National Protective Legion
is incorDorated under the suner-
vision of the insurance depart- if
ment ot New York.
Mrs. Syd. L. Carter of Gaines Gainesville
ville Gainesville came down yesf rday to visit
her husband, States Attorney Car Carter,
ter, Carter, who is stopp:ng tt the Arlington.
O. V. M c C O V
The oldest and best established
Barber in the city. Only expert
FINE DESS GOODS,
-' Trunks and. Valises.
' Agents for Butterickzs Patterns
, OUR MOTTO: We study to please our customers.
Ocala, : : : : : Florida.
MRS. M. E. HODGE,
Making and Genera!
;tAHCutting, Sewing and Fitting dene in the Latest Style, at tlie Lowest Prices and
on short notice.
. KoomsUpstairs, Morfch Side Square, Occla, Fla.
p. ii 0 lit CZlilUS
Rates $2.00 -to $'2.50
.Open the Year Round
Special Rates by the Week.
Free Sample Rooms.
270 SOOTfel rATklH STREET,
7VS EVILkE, AT. C.
Large Shady Grounds.
Convenient to Street Cars.
V 4 fj
Hates from 7 to $10
-Reduction made to Families.
By the Oc.ila Temp-nce Reform Club.
HJited by J. A. Alunden.
The (Jin!) nirct-. every
o ctock in i 'eiiiper-ince llaii. The Puhlic
V EST Eli DA Y S M 1 1 IZTl N G
The meeting of the Ocala Tem Temperance
perance Temperance Reform Club at Temper Temperance
ance Temperance hall yesterday afternoon was
largely attended and proved very;
interesting and instructive.
After the opening exercises, the
sbaker of the occasion, Francis
Trueblood of Archer, a truly zeal zealous
ous zealous and consecrated temperance
worktr, was in t red need, vho made
an excellent speech.
Mr. Trueblood said he believed
in total abstinence; and that he
knew not the taste or whisky, ana
had only tasted cider when he was
lie said he belonged t the de denomination
nomination denomination of Friends (Quakers).
and that during an entire year, out
of a membership of 18,000 in that I
church, it had been computed that ;
only seventy-six had used liquor. j
He spoke of the great temper-j
ance reform throughout the coun-
He then dwelt at length upon
the recent temporance campaign
in Alachua county, in which he!
had been so actively engaged en- j
dcavonng to get a local option
election called. He said Gaines Gaines-vide
vide Gaines-vide was slow to en.eaee in the
work, but that finally the churches
took hold the Episcopal and
Roman Catholic ministers becom becom-1
1 becom-1 1 3
m cnampions m mecausc-iuu
many signers to the petition call-1
iner for an election were o btained
in that city, the colored popuia-!
tion helping largely to swell the ;
list. He had no good word to j
speak for the registration officer j
, fo . i
who evaded appearing before the j
county commissioners with his j
books, which barred the the call-;
ing of the election; but was glad to j
state that the majority of the com-!
ni'ssioners were temperance men,
He said the petitions for the elec 1
tion were now safely locked up,
ready for use next year.
Mr. Trueblood said we needed
prohibition in this county, but that
perhaps some would object, saying
it didn't prohibit. He said it did
prohibit that it did at Arcner
onr! th.t nnviwv. would rather i
risk a blind tiger than one with his
eyes op in, and that if prohibition
did not entirely prohibit it was not ;
lie told of his visit to one of the
saloons in our city Saturday night
and what he taw there.
lie closed by reading the form
of the petition for an election,
which had been circulated in his
Mr. Trueood's speech was re received
ceived received with much applause, afne r
which Misses Grace Gaffney and
Marv Bidl rendered, with fine ef ef-feet,
feet, ef-feet, a select song.
Ista oficina hace toda clasc de
trabojo de imprenta en ingles y
Eight-room cottage in thecity
of Ocala. Lot contains 2 acres,
with stable, carriage house, ser servants'
vants' servants' house, well, cistern, fruits,
Fifteen acres good land under
r : 4. ,3 :-.
limits, can be leased for a term of
years very low if desired. Enquire
at this office.
the only law that did not. He said ; fe'r
that if the saloons ia New York j M M SUSfy
could be closed one day in the 2&;&
weelc, the saloons in Ocala could 0$ j!mB;m-ZM
be closed seven days in the week. 'Vfciifil:?--!??
EUjfar I Allen. Albert Wright.
Allen & Wright,
Attorneys at Law.
Room 3, Merchants' Block.
ames H. Hill,
Attorney at Law.
County Judge's office in Court
T. ?. liloyd,
Attorney at Law,
Will Practicc in -all Courts.
james D. McGoilliell,
Attorney at Law.
First National Bank
. L i
James Cliace i
; Dentist. I
Office over First National Bank
A. H. R. Fredrick, M. Jp.
physician & $lUe(k.
Uiseases 01 women anu nuurcn
Office opposite Arlington Hojel.
w TJ- tvTov.o- Ti
Physician and Sursfecjn.
Electro-magnetic and Massage
Treatment employed in treating
Chronic Disuses Diseases I of
Women and Children a specialty,
office, corner of Second and Main
streets. Residence, corner I of
Second am Watula streets, j
T n A rp T-TqVyI
1 llllCb illt IldlU.
nntl 3011 need not deny it. Hut you will
forget it when you buy (Irocsnes and
General l''a;nily Supplies of the
OCALA INVESTING Cp,,
They also run a first-class Department
where they do Repairing, Cleaning and
Dveinqr, All work done to order and sat
a 1 "tVc -r vt
T- -X XT T 1 1 T 7 1 S Tv
1. A. INUJvWUUU,
Air r-tiS r 1 "J
anCL OOUIluiV ,,.irrO J.UCe.
j oralis o and 5 Lity iMarkct.
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1 R PS
J, A. Pitlman & Go,,
. Undertakers and Eniblniars.
Dealers in Coffins, Iron and Wood
en Caskets, Burial Outfits.
' Charges lower than ever before in
! Ocala. Also dealers in all kinds
I of Second-Hand Furniture.
j; Prompt attention given to all
"orders by mail or telegram.
v Ho' for the "Beach I.
The Plant .System hove 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. Huber, Ticket Agent,
Fla. So. Depot, or
C. F. Faires, City Ticket Agent,
Magnolia Barber Shop
All work done in Moderd Style and
A. G. BELL, Proprietor,
West icicle of JrciiiiLi-e.
Local Agent of the American
Detective Agency of Indianapolis,
Ind., undertakes the recovery ot
lost or stolen property, investiga investigation
tion investigation of crime. Collecting a spe specialty.
cialty. specialty. J. w.
Dealer in all kinds of
Florida and Western
Vepfaliiss and Fish,
Bring in your Produce and try my
"Lookov Here Man!"
Take the ST A Ii if you
wan t the Idlest news.
' Take your dinner tomorrow at
Misses Riciards & Hallett'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 Star.;
x : hi ii -m t vx i m
W. H. Chaille,
it a ana
$ iJ a B ra Shi s s
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
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
Fort King and Osceola street.
n. k. wiLunm,
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. 3. BLACK,
Stall No. 11. City Market.
mm fish on ice daily.
Vr '.P) J
1 1 1 n i n 1
Fresh water varieties Bream and
Salt water varieties constantly on
Eggs and Poultry,
Bought and Sold.
Also a full line of fresh meat, sau
sage, salt fish and outside oysters
aiways in stock, very cheap for
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 HCR IMMENSE
Stoek of Millinery Goods
to her old stand on Exposition street,
there she will continue to sell all the
in her line at prices within the reach of
all. She lias everything in the Mili Mili-nery
nery Mili-nery line.
Gall and See Her Stock
Dress Making and
Cutting and Fitting a Specialy.
Prices to suit the times.
Call and give us a trial.
Butler Block, first door west
of Fuller and Clark's.
TS18 New Brunswick Restaurant,
Misses Richards & Halleti,
Regular Aleals ;?s Cents.
Hot lunches, coffee, etc., at all
hours of the day and night. Ex
tra dishes served at moderate
sear Bakss' corner Baii oice.
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.
& V. depot, on Magnolia street.
Rates from 75c. to $1.50 per day.
Special rates by the week.
D. S. LITTLE, Prop.,
OCKLAWAHA AVEPiUE AND MAIN STREET.
Opposite Ocala House,
OcAr,A, - I I.OUIUA
Meals Served from
7 a. m. to 9 p. m.
Charges Moderate buf 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 atvd 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 Civil
and Criminal Cases under my
Proprietor of the only first claims
Colored Barber Shop in the city.
I have taken charge of my old
stand on Exposition St., three
doors west of First National Bank
j building and solicit your patronage.
I am iully prepared to do Shaving,
Hair Cutting a' d Shampooing in in-the
the in-the latest styl Only first class
men employed. Give me a call
3oban6on ffiros., proprietors.
Work for Transient Customers Finished Same
Special Prices to Families.
All goods will bo sold for charges if
allowed to remain in the office over
Thirty Da vs.
Corner Haiti & South Third Streets. p 0 B0?2S.
Keeps on hand a full line f Choice Family Groceries and Couptrv
Produce. Groceries are new and fresh. Also a Good Line ot DRY
GOODS and NOTIONS and Prices to suit the times. Fuller &
Clark's old stand, Exposition Street.
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The' : Green : Groeer
Keeps constantly on hand a lull 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.
To save money is an excellent idea. You couldn't hit on a hot hot-ter
ter hot-ter plan than examining our immense stock of Furniture and
House Furnishing Goods. They' are wonders; in themselves.
Popple 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 Ave
are reducing our
We ;t Side Dunn's Park.
W. S. GASK1N,
IN AND ABOUT THE TOWN.
Some Things You Know and Some
Things You Don't Know.
Try our Sarsaparilla for allb'ood
diseases, Tdiugs & Co,
Stanley Irvine is quite sick to today.
day. today. For Sale. A 5x8 view camera.
Inquire at this orricc.
Capt. O. G. Finch is in the city
Wm. Gray's for your fresh oys
ters on ice.
L. H. Fant of Rogers Park Sun-
dayed in the city.
Are you wanting to sell goods?
Advertise in the SiVvK.
J. Rigal of Istachatta was in
the city for Sunday.
A full line of Buist's fresh seeds
at Tydings & Co's this week.
J. K. Young of Savannah, Ga.,
is at the Montezuma.
Foutz's Horse and Cattle Pow Powder,
der, Powder, 20 c. at Tydings.
J. M. Richards of New York
was in town yesterday.
Young chickens cheap constant constantly
ly constantly on hand at Wm. Gray's.
Louis Brumby has gone to Tal
lahassee on a business trip.
See our line Ribbed Hosiery for
children, fast black, at 10c at the
There were no cases in the
mayor's court this morning.
Isaac Stevens has roons fur furnished
nished furnished or unfurnished, also two
cottages to rent.
E. M. Henderson of Candler is
in the city on business today.
Portraits in Crayon, Pastel and
"Water Colors by Gottlieb always
pjease. A trial solicited.
John Smith of Panasoffkee, La.
was at the Ocala House yesterday.
A fine lot of Apples, Pears, Ba Bananas
nanas Bananas and Sugar Cane today at
' For Rent. A ten-room louse.
j Hot and cola lath, two blocks
The Naiional Piotejtive L eion frnm sciusre. Ai iiv to H. (j Hav-
rH. l 1 1 '
pays $15 per week to membcis in
case ut sickness or disability.
Ben Solomon of New York was
registered at the Ocala House yes yesterday.
terday. yesterday. Fresh oysters on ice will be
found every day now at Wm.
D. E. Davidson returned yester yesterday
day yesterday from a two weeks' visit to At Atlanta.
lanta. Atlanta. Watch for our opening of Dress
Goods. A big line Storm Serge,
Flutter Duck for Ladies' Skirts at
the Bazar Store.
j. M. Hamberk of New York
was at the Montezuma Hottl yes yes-yerday.
yerday. yes-yerday. For Sale. A nice young milch
cow, half Jersey, with calf two and
one half months old, cheap tor
cash. Apply at this office.
Hudson Curry, who has been in
Baltimore for some time, is again
in the city.
E. B. Richardson's stable will
furnish you a first-class turnout
cheaper than elsewhere. Call and
try his. team.
John Corsey, a commercial mar,
spent yesterday with his wife at
Artist Gottlieb guarantees every
Portrait he makes to give entire
satisfaction. Studio opposite Mon Montezuma.
tezuma. Montezuma. Pierre d'A. Pratt, a well known
newspaper man lrom Palatka, is
still in the city.
If you have an old book that you
wish to preserve, take it to the
Witness job office and have it
Still the circuit couit convenes
and adjourns, and Judge Hocker
speaks joy or sorrow to the anx anxious
ious anxious prisoners, as the case may be.
Wanted. A few private board boarders,
ers, boarders, ladies or gentlemen. Conve Convenient
nient Convenient to public square. Rates rea reasonable.
sonable. reasonable. Mrs. Mhos. J. Barnes, j
corner Main and North Third
craft at city ticket office ot Plant
The Covenant Building and
Loan association will jiay you 8 per
cent for the u.-.e of yuur money, or
loan you theirs at 6 per cent, j
Which do you prefer ? M. M. j
Little will explain to you. j
For Rent. Two nice, newly j
papered and painted cottages; nice j
neighborhood and close to square. ;
Appiy to Dr. R. D, Fuller, over j
Merchants' National Bank. I
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We are doing work to suit the
Cheapest place in
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Cleaning; and Repairing;
clothes. Office in old express of office.
fice. office. New A York Steam Dye
Call and examine new samples of j g RitCf"S
)thini from Jacob Reid's Son's. a
F. W. Ditto, Agent, Weihe's jew jewelry
elry jewelry store.
Gottlieb, of thev Ocala Photo
Company, opposite the Monte Montezuma,
zuma, Montezuma, makes FLASH LIGHT
Photos as good as DAYLIGHT
pictures. Try him.
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
C. V. McCoy, the Ocala House
barber, will give you the smoothest
and easi st 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 pre fine and 30c
per peck at Wm. Gray's.
Figures do not lie. Multiply $36
by 7 and you have $500 provided j
you invest seven times thirty-six
with the Covenant Building and
Loan association. Ask M. M.
Little about it.
If you are weak
and generally ex- q
hausted, nervous, q
have no appetite mm
and can't work,
begin at once tak- go
ing the most relia- q
ble strengthening q
medicine, which is q
Brown's Iron Eit Eit-ters.
ters. Eit-ters. Benefit comes q
from the very first q
g Dyspepsia, Kidney and Liver g
o Neuralgia, Troubles,
a Constipation, Impure Blood,
Malaria, Nervous ailments
O Women's complaints. q
Get only the genuine it has crossed red
g lines on the wrapper.
g BROWN CHEMICAL CO. BALTIMORE, MO. g
I keep constantly on hand
all kinds of provisions, includ including:
ing: including: Fish,
Fruits and Vegetables.
and all kinds of Fresh Green
Groceries. I also receive
Chickens, Eggs and Ice.
A large supply constantly on
Imposition Street, west from
First National Bank.
Buggies & Harness.
Two highest awards at World's
Fair for ttlroii;jtSi,C-inl- und
Iow Prim. Six years ao w?
diseanlel l;aler and bPtrnn
Rellinjr lire-t to Consumers' at
wliolesaln nri'"'!. Uult: u?-
ward wf IOO.OVO Votiiclt.H noltl
and our factory now ttif largest
on earth.dfalinpr dir-t wit h eon eon-Kilmers.
Kilmers. eon-Kilmers. Snud fortmr miimninlh
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ALLIANCE CARRIAGE n.. CINCINNATI, O.
Account Cotton States and In International
ternational International Exposition the Plant
System will sell tickets September September-5th
5th September-5th and 1 2th, and every day from
September 15th to December 15th,
limited to January 7th, at $1.55,
from Ocala. Also September 16th
until December u6th, limited
twenty days, at $13.60. Tickets
sold every Tuesday and Thursday
after September 16th to December
William James, t he Upstairs ; 24th at $OQ limited ten d
Barber in the Gary Block, i j
rortickets to all points, summer
Hair Cut, 15 c.
Shampoo, 15 c.
Shave, 10 c.
LADIES DO YOU KNOW
DR. FELIX LE DRUM'S
8TEEL 81 PEJiHYBGYHL PILLS
rro the original and only FllENCH, safe ami re reliable
liable reliable cure on the market. Price $1.00; seat by
iiuiii. Genulae sold only by
I rates and the quickest time, call on
: or address F. J. Huber, ticket agt.,.
I Florida Southern depot; C J.
Fa ires city ticket aen Ocala
All work done in first-class style. ; passenger agent, Ocala; F. M.
Come and give me a trial. jollV) djVIsion passenger agent,
Wm 1 5 rriPc Tampa; B. W. Wrenn, general pas pas-it
it pas-it senger agent, Savannah, Ga.; H.
The Upstairs Barber, c. McFadden, assistant general,
OCALA i passenger agen", Savannah, Ga.5