Vol. I. No.
OCALA, FLORIDA, DECEMBER 14, 1895.
Price Five Cents
PUBLISHED EVERY DA V IN THE WEEK EXCEPTING SUNDAY.
The grand jury last week at
Bronson, Fla made the following
"We recommend that an in investigation
vestigation investigation of the treatment o!
the stste convicts, who are hireo
by different parties in our county,
and e specially at Morriston, should
be had, as we are informed that
they are, or some of them are, not
well cared for, and have been
forced to work on Sunday, and
have also otherwise been brutally
and inhumanly treated."
We understand that Col. Morris
has moved his convict camp to
JBelleview, in this county. If half
of what we hear about the treat treatment
ment treatment of these unfortunates is true,
steps should be taken at once to
stop it. Col. Morris is an honor honorable
able honorable and humane gentleman, and
we feel sure, when this matter is
brought to his attention, he will
have it corrected. These convicts
are human beings and are entitled
to humane treatment.
WHISKY DOWNED AGAIN.
The Levy County Times-Democrat
has the following about Judge
Hocker's ruling at Bronson on the
"Judge Hocker sustained the
Alachua county commissioners in
their refusal to grant license to
sell liquors to parties at Newberry.
This victory for the temperance
.people is so unusual that we feel
like calling special attention to it.
The devilish whisky traffic is slow slowly
ly slowly but surely being cornered. Day
by cby it grows more odious and
the coming generations will stamp
it out entirely'
SOMETHING FOR NOTHING
Next Tuesday evening the ad advance
vance advance agent of "A Breezy Time"
company will give an open air ster ster-eopticon
eopticon ster-eopticon entertainment on one of
our prominent corners.
The entertainment is given for
the purpose of advertising the show
which is billed to appear shortly.
The views will consist of different
scenes and characters in the play,
together with important views
from the late world's fair.
Be on the lookout for this.
SILVER SPRINGS ROAD.
The Silver Springs road has
pushed through the property at
which it has been stalled for some
time and is now graded and some
ties and rails laid up to the Florida
Southern track at Brown's wcod
The work of laying ties has
been going on at the other end for
The road will now be in workin
order in a short time.
r Rev J. C. Porter left for Inver Inverness
ness Inverness this afterncon where he will
Froh oysters on ice will be
found every day i.Oiv at Wm.
A DELIGHTFUL PARTY.
Mrs. Gaffney's "fagot party'
last night ws well attended by j
the voung people and a most en enjoyable
joyable enjoyable time was passed and a
good deal of innocent mirth was
occasioned by the games indulged
BOARD OF TRADE.
The Board of Trade held an another
other another meeting last night, which
was fraught with much good
Several resolutions were read ant
adopted and several new member
taken in. This board is going tO j
i:u -.,yr frx
accomplish a good work for
city this winter.
RATES .TO KEY WEST.
The fare to Key West on ac account
count account of the state firemen's tourna tournament
ment tournament is one and one-fourth fare for
the round trip on all railroads in
the state, and from Port Tampa to
Key West $i$ for the round trip
by steamer, which includes meals
and beith. On sale Jan. 20 and 23.
If you want a first class turnout,
either saddle horse, buggy or car carriage,
riage, carriage, at reasonable prices, call at
E. B. Richardson's stables, and he
will accommodate you.
Everybody is talking about that
eloquent temperance lecture de delivered
livered delivered in the Baptist Witness hall
by Col. J. J. Hickman last Monday
night. Some folks believe that
lecture, together with the special
prayer by Rev, J. E, Gates, had
something to do with the rosults
of our recent city, election. Col.
Hickman will deliver another
free locture in the Baptist
Witness hall next Monday night at j
7:30. Eet everybody come and be
enlightened on the great subject of
The Covenant Building and
Loan association will pay you 8 per
cent tor the use of your money, or)
loan you theirs at 6 per cent.
Which do you prefer? M. M.
Little will explain to you.
At the First Methodist church
services tomorrow as follows:
Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. Preach Preaching
ing Preaching by the pastor, Rev. J. P, Hil Hil-bura
bura Hil-bura at 11 a. m. and 7 p. m.
Eporth League prayer meeting
at 6 p.m. Seats are free and all
are welcome. A special invita invitation
tion invitation extended to strangers.
' S16.500.37 paid to 44 members
by the National Protective Legion
on Oct. 16, 1895. Their coupons
having matured for the first five
years period, They Won While
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At the Presbyterian church going fo mave a splendid manage r,
tomorrow. Sunday school 9:30 ancj airca-iy R doing a good husi-
a. m. Preaching by the pastor ; ness toward improving the house.
at 11 a. rn. and 7 p. m, Morniror! A1 (
' h 1 All pitrons nt the Ocaa Steam
subject: ''Comfort for droubied j Laundry are invited ,10 vi5.1t on
hearts." Evening, special sermon j Wednesday and Thursday after after-before
before after-before the Knights of Pythias. noons aid see how laundry work if
Seats free. Strangers welcome, j done.
t -r -ir t i! Col. Hickman has received al'
k. lj. iuassey. i. lucintyre ana :
Tex Martin, who went to Jackson Jacksonville
ville Jacksonville to attend United States court
were allowed to return home, will
lv'luu, lu jaKbuiivmc iviuucay iu
Mm T !. !ll T ',7 a.
Alvv'ays Cared For,
Good wife, what art; you singing for?
know we've lost the hay;
And what we'll do with horse and cow, is mo:e
than I can sa :
While like as not, with storm and rain, weTi lose
both cm axvl wheat."
She looked up with a pleasant facr; and answered
low and sweet:
"There is heart, tnere is a hand, we feel but can can-nut
nut can-nut see,
We've always been provided fcr and we shall al always
ways always ht."1
He turned around with sudden gloom. She said:
'"Love, ix: at rest.
You cut the grass, worked soon and late, you did
your very test
That was your work; you've naught at all to do
with wind and rain.
And do you doubt that you will reap iich lipids of
For there's a heart and there's a hnd we feel but
We've alwvvs been provided for, and we sh
"That's lii e a woman's reasoning, we must be because
cause because we nni5t."
She softly said: "I reason not; I only work and
The bars est may redeem the hay; keep heart
what e'er betide,
When one door shuts I've ahvajs seen another
01 en wide.
We've always been provided for and we shall al always
ways always be.'?
lie kissed the calm and trustful face; gone was his
She heard him with a cheerful face go whistling
down the lane
And when about her household tasks f ifll of glad
Singing to time her busy hands as to and fro she
"There is a heart, there is a hand, we feel but can
Ve've always been provided for, and we shall al always
ways always be."'
Days come and go; 'twas Christmas-tide, and the
great fire burned clear,
The farmer said: "Dear wife, it's been a good and
happy year; t
The fruit was gain, the surplus corn has bought
the hay you know."
She lifted then a smiling face and said: "I told
For there's a heart and there's a hand feel but
We've always been provided for, and we shall al always
ways always be."
W. H. Hopkins, the popular
traveling agent for the F. C. & P.
railway, left today for Atlanta
where he goes on business.
E. T. Bugbee of the firm of F.
E. Bugbee & Co., who has been re residing
siding residing in Inaiana for several
months past, is in the city visiting
Get the baby a pair of pretty
csole bhoes. 1 hey are stylish.
Rowell sells them.
If any one thinks the recent
cold weather has killed all garden
truck he should examine that
pretty garden on North Magnoiii
W. G. Toomer of Jacksonville,
president of the board of trade of
that city, is in town, having come
down to attend the meeting of the
Elks last niht.
Rev. J. G Law will preach a
sermon to Ocala Lodge No. 19, K.
of P., at the Presbyterian church
tomorrow evening at 7. Every Everybody
body Everybody cordially invited.
lake Israel, the hustling" mar-
the supplies for the Gccd Tern
plars Lodge and will cHstributr
them at .the meeting in Bip'st
w,tn ss HaU Mor
is sp 'CiaUy desired that
members be present.
AND OPTICAL GOODS.
Gleaning, Repairing and Engraving.
Drugs, Chemicals, Patent Medicines,
Fancy Goods, Stationery, &c,
boda water and ice cream.
Physician's Prescriptions CorefuIIy Compounded.
F. C. A L WORTH & CO.
3obanson Bros ipxoprietor
Work for Transient Customers Finished Same
Special Prices to Families.
10 Carpet cleaning;
Telephone No. 12.
Thursday, Dec. 12th."
A Full Line of Toys, Games, Wagons, Vases, Cups
and Saucers, Fancy Goods and All Kinds of
Xmas Goods and Fire Works
High Grade Goods,
Low Grade Prices.
Repairing and Engraving.
AH Work Guaranteed at A. E. Btimett'S, JewelerJ
M rcha its' B'ock, Ocala, Fla.
Guaranteed First-Glass Work.
North Side Square, Ocala, Fla.
lace curtain s a
By the Ocala Temperance Reform Club.
Rev. J. P. Hilburn and Isaac
Ocala House Barber Shop
' Barbers' Supplies for Sale.-
V Cosmetics, Brilliaatina.-Coldgiiies,
Sr.ffiSSR-E .'BaftRum, Cmtlnips. ,IR6rs
The Club meets every Sunday afternoon at 3:30
o'clock in Temperance Hall. The Public
d '; Fixtures will bb sold .cheap,
jHair Cutting Shaving, tSham-
Many v.sttors. returning from pooing, and Dyeing all done jyjth
J. . neatness and dispatch, and in the
France have noticed a great in- nrftVaiiinir fa.hinn.
C. W McCoy, Prop.
Furnished rooms and lodging for
ladies and gentlemen on Exposi Exposition
tion Exposition street, two blocks west ot
We are doing work ; to suit the
hard times. Cheapest place in
Cleaning and Repairing
clothes. Office in o'd express of office
fice office New York Steam Dye
crease in drunkenness there. For Formerly,
merly, Formerly, like all wine drinking coun countries,
tries, countries, France claimed to be a sober
nation, but the same thing will
hardly be said now. Statistics
show that in the last twenty years
no nation has made so much pro progress
gress progress in the consumption of alco alcohol
hol alcohol as they The country is flood flooded
ed flooded with cheap spirits, which, not
having been rectified, contain the
most noxious ether.- Nashville
When will people learn that a
nation of wine or beer drinkers
will surely produce a nation of
Many people who seek to defend
the. 1 quor traffic continue to point
to France to nrove that wine
drinking does not produce drunk
A few people who are equally as
far behind the times continue to
refer to the "good old times" in
our own country, when every man
was allowed to make, sell and
drink all the alcoholic liquors he
desired, without having to pay
any license whatever.
Such people insist that the li
cense system of the present day is ;s carrying a beautiful line of Pattern Hats and Everything
responsible tor tne great increase
What little truth there may or
may not be in such a statement,
it does not take a philosopher to
see that wc are reaping the inevit inevitable
able inevitable result of an age of dram
''drinking, which has ever been, as
surely as effect follows cause, an
age of drunkards;
A Larger and More Complete line of Fashionable Clothing
has never been shown in the city and those in want of winter
raiment would do well to call and inspect the stock at
Who also carries a comple line of Gents Furnishings, Hats,
Caps and Underwear to suit the season.
MRS. M. E. HODGE,
Dress Making and General Sewing.
Ali Cutting. Sewing and Fitting done in the Latest Style, at the Lowest Prices and
on short notice.
"Rooms Upstairs, Worth Side Square Ocala, Fla.
New Fall nillinery Goods
Gall and examine goods and get prices.
This has long been needed by
the white ladies and gentlemen of
tn is city. Jout now we can save
We are reaping the harvest of them many hours of hunting: ser
the 'good old times," for the re- vants or workmen ot every kind
turn of which some thoughtless uf W'J"JS "!
men are sighing.
railroad .men who
need hands by coming orwiirmsr
to the New York Steam JJvre
Works, Ocala, Fla. P. O. Box
Twelve satisfactory presents for
twelve persons for the same
amount of money, sit for a dozen
of Gottlieb's fine photos. All
Studio opposite Montezuma.
Special Rites to Atlanta via
Plant System. On Dec. 19 to 25
inclusive the Plant Sybtemwill sell
tickets to Atlanta and return for
only $6 20, giving five diys limit.
With the new schedule that goes
into effect Dec. 14th the Plant
System offers the best and quick quickest
est quickest time to Atlanta, and can give
you the best accommodations
Don't buy your tickets until you
see or write to C. F, Faries, city
ticket agent, Ocala House, or F
J. Huber, ticket agent, passenger
Dr. James Chace, our popular
dentist, leaves for Atlanta tomor tomorrow.
row. tomorrow. The doctor goes on behalf of
the Atlanta Dental College, where
he goes to lecture before the stu students
dents students of that institution next Mon Monday
day Monday and Tuesday. Six dentists
have been chosen from the south southern
ern southern states, and Ocala should feel
honored in having Dr. Chace se selected
lected selected from Florida.
Cheap Rates via Piant System-
On Dec. 16 and 17 will sell tick,
ets to Live Oak lor one and a
quarter fare for the round trip.
O' U 'C 17, 18 and 19 will sell
tickets to Orlando for 1 1-4 fare
for the round trip.
The holiday rates go into effect
Dec. 22, 23 24, 25, 29 30 and 31
and J in. 1 at one fare for tne
r.ound trip with limit to Jan. 3,1896.
Advertise in the Star.
Cheap Rates via Plant System
to the Cotton States and Inter International
national International Exposition. For the
above occasion the Plant System
will sell round trip tickets to At
lanta as follows: RunH trip to At Atlanta
lanta Atlanta on sale dai'v for $18.55. good
until January 7. 1896; on sale daily
$13 60, good tweu'tv. days fr m
date of sale; on sale Tuesdays and
Thurdnys $9 90, good ten davs
from date of sale. For the quick
est time to Atlanta and all other
points call on C. F. Faires, citv
ticket agent, Ocala House, or F. J,
Huber, ticket agent, Florida
S utern depot.
Services at the Baptist church
tomorrow : Sunday school, 9-35
am.; morning service, ic a.m.;
B Y. P U., 6 p.m.; evening ser service,
vice, service, 7 p.m. Subject for morning
Our Debt to the World." Sub Sub-j
j Sub-j ct for evening "And the People
Had a Mind to Work."
The Ocala Steam Laundry will
be glad to have all of its patrons
call and see the wav goods are
handled and.be convinced that the
best of care is taken of goods.
E. C. Hart, a traveling
from Charleston, is in the city.
Cheap Rates to Atlanta for
Teachers and Pupils.of All Schools
vta Plant System. Upon written
application ot the principal the
Plant System will sell tickets ot
25 or more on one ticket, covermg
teachers and pupils of one school,
for $8.05 each for the round trip,
giving ten days limit. For indi individual
vidual individual tickets, $990 round trip,
giving ten days limit. If you are
going to Atlanta or any oher
point, don't fail to see or write to
C. F. Eaires, city ticket aent,
Ocala House, or F. J. Huber,
Florida Southern depot.
Another Carload of Rough Lumber, which gives us a
complete Yard Assortment, which, with our full supply of
Mou'ding, Flooring, Ceiling, S'dinjr, etc., etc., gives us an
assortment of Building and Furnishing Lumber second
to none in Central Florida
A call for inspection and prices will convince you that
it is for your interest to buy.
YANKEE NOVELTY WORKS.
North of F. C. & P Depot. E. E. Converse, Manager.
GEO. A. NASH,
Dry Goods, Notions
FINE DRESS GOODS,
Trunks and Valises.
Agents for ButtericRs Patterns
OURMOTTO: We study to please our customers.
Ocala, : : : : : Florida.
A looted Specialist,
Prepared by Education, Developed
by Experience and Rewarded
Will Visit Ocala Regularly.
Dr. W. T. S. Vin Vincent,
cent, Vincent, founder of the
wlii- h lxr h s nanv
f rijjinat r of the best
knWn ond most ad ad-vanced
vanced ad-vanced svsteni of
treatment fr ( hronic
Dise ses, is a niedicil
s ecialit of ac nowl-
e pe success, who m s
Fine fresh water fish today on
ice at E. S. Black's, stall No. 11,
Bring us -your Job Work
if you want it done neat and
at Reasonable prices.
UMVr'SVif j-ttfine a well-enrnel
tiWVwXl feireputati-n bec.se of
M W years of ex, erience
WfewfiNnda large and con con-hf
hf con-hf AU'i f'r tant special t ractice:
VWYVW associated with eev
VMX Xjffi'i'' .-rm of chronic dis-
ease, be has thn sreached
a decree ot perfection and ability in the diagnoi-
nd treatment of this clss f atfection, which
enables him to locate diseases of the most oo-sc-r
, difficult and obs'inate chancter, and de decide
cide decide whether curable cr not, in almost every in instance.
stance. instance. NEW METHODS OF TREATMENT
discovered by him, through original investigation
extensive rehear h, and cireful exnerimen have
placed in his hands almost infallnble remedies
for the cure of m ny of our most dangerous
chronic diseases. Dr. Vin ent has on file proba probably
bly probably a longer list of testimonials of cures than any
other specialist in the tate. We is parti ularlv
ell known througho t the United States and
Canada as the originator of
THE IMPERIAL RUPTURE CURE.
This g and treatment is safe, sreeiy, painless
and petmanent, o operation, n cuttincr, no de detention
tention detention from busin- s no c re, no pav.
Sufferers re requested to rtfe to Jacksnvil e
paper- f r testimonials of cure.
Or. Vincent has deci i t to visit cala every
fou't-en dvs u m- the er. Consult him at
the Ocala House from namtoSp m,
Monday, December 2, 1S95.
Rooms trictly Pri ate. All rurble cases of
Cat rh. Nose, Th'at, ad T ung Uises-s. Ee
and Ear, Stomach, Lier and Kidneys, Gravel,
Kheumitism, a--l sis, Veuraltji rvous -nd
Heart Diseases. Bloo 1 und "lin Diseases. Co -sunvtioni'i
early stages, Diseases f Bl'ddr
and Female Oruans. ijexuil U'e-kness a'd pri private
vate private disass skillfull' treated. We undertake
no incurrble cases, but cure tho'sanas given up
Consultation fre-? and Confidential.
Headquarters 317 Main St., Jacksonville, Fla.
Keeps on hand a full line of Choice Family Groceries and Country
Produce. Groceries are new and fresh. Also a Good Line of DRY
GOODS and NOTIONS and Prices to suit the times. Fuller &
Clark's old stand, Exposition Street.
Rates $2.00 to $2.50
Open the Year Round.
Special Rates hy the Week.
Free Sample Rooms.
The Star, 50c pr Month.
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A new business, especially for
adies' .goocjs All kipd$ of silks,
satins'and wqolen 'goods and. this
is the, latest improvement for dry
leaning of clothes. We guar guarantee
antee guarantee satisfaction, and all orders orders-out
out orders-out of the city get prompt atten attention
tion attention with short notice. The New
York Steam Dye Works, Ocala,
Fla., opposite Ocala House. P.O.
OCKLAWAH A RIVER.
htbt ranicm. insTRuncin OUT
I ara $ jprerrexl:, to, furnish
Wood to any parties in the
citypri jS'ntiCQ. In
sendinginyqur order be sure
and state the-kind of wood
you want. Order-boxes at
Wm. Gray's, Fuller & Clark's,
and Glascow Smith's. Don't
forget, I furnish the best
wood in town.
T. C. BAILEY,
South Orange and Lime.
R. D. Fuller,
PLAYS HUNDREDS OF
EVERY AGE AND
Artistic Musical Arrangement
Combined with a mo-5t Rocnarkable
the "RSGINA" the Favorice of the
For the Purpose of AdertisiriT our New and
J3 3 1 a,nfc Li. a 3 of C iris b 21 a, 3 & Holiday Gods.
For cvtry Fiftv cents v irth of Goods, including Jewelry, pur purchased
chased purchased from us for Ctsh, we wi 1 give a Check. When Two Thou Thousand
sand Thousand of the-e Checks hive been given awiy, the person holding the
greatest number of Checks ges this elegant prize. We have just
hough' direct from tne m mu fact urers an elegant line of Gold, Gold,
Gold Fille l, Gol l Fronr, Ro led G)ld Phte. Rmim Gold Front and
Plate and Sterling Jewelrv in all the Latest Stvles.
CO VIE AND HEAR THE "REGINA" PLAY.
xlOCALA GOMMERGIAL & BAZAR COMPANY,
F P GADSON. Manager.
Dry Goods, Notions and HDusa Farnishiag-s, Ebc.
ASSIGNEE S SAJL.E.
The entire Condon stock con consisting
sisting consisting of watches, clocks, jewelry,
silverware and opned yonds
pianos, organs, violins, mandolins,
guitars, banjos, autoharps and ad
kinds of musical instruments,
strings and trimmings, serving
machines and supplies, must be
sold without delay in order to
wind up the assignment. Great
sacrifices will be made and pur purchasers
chasers purchasers can save money by exam examining
ining examining rh's week.
A new line of Holiday and
Wedding Presents have; been or ordered
dered ordered and they will be sold at
very low prices. Can also supply
all' the publications in sheet
Call at once as stock must b
disposed of as rapidly possible.
Next door to post office, Ocala,
R. A Hall, pricHcil Painter and
Paperhanger, G azer and Kilso Kilso-miner.
miner. Kilso-miner. Box 296, Ocala, Fla.
TOURISTS & SPORTSMEN
And health-seekers. I am pre prepared
pared prepared to board a limited number of
guests at my residence on S
M trrins river, four miles from H -m
sassi and three mi es from the
f B-?st of fUhing and oysters
Hunfng and b at accommoda
tion. Fish and ovshrs always on
the table. Address E. F. Wheeler,
Thrpe nice rooms for rent oppo opposite
site opposite Episcopal church. Enquire at
I keep constantly on hana
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
Exposition Street, west from
First National Bank.
POPULAR AIRS OP
a 3 well as a Clear Melodious Tone,
Sounlintr Capacity, is fast Makincr
Music Appreciating Public.
MARION OPERA HOUSE.
Jacob Israel, Manager.
Thursday Dec. 19, SX"
Fitx & Webster
"R MEEZT TIM.
TUNED UP TO DATE.
Hovel and Original.
C "The Trilby Burlesque."
C "The Tennis Quintette."
C "The Bowery Pets."
C "Th Biocl- Swells,"
C 'Our Latest: The Turkish
N."p. Look out for our b;g
open air free show by Advance
Brigade No. 2.
Tuesday Evening December iil
Reserved Seats !.00,
General Admission 50c.
Seals oa Silo at Ocila News Depot.
Wdliam James, the Upstairs
Barber in the Gary Block,
Has taken a Fall
Hair Cut, 15 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
Buggies & Harness
Two highest awards at World
Fair far Ktreiigrtli.fSeaaCy an an-Low
Low an-Low Prices. Six years aj;o w.
discardel the Dealer and bepa'
selling direct to Consumers k
wholesale prices. Result: uj
ward tf lOU.OOO Voiiiolos ko!.
and our factory now the larges.
on earth, dealing direct with con
turners. Send forourmammoll:
I 'VI no rrr i I 1 net ra 1 frn t ;i 1 u rr 1 1 1
LLIANCt CAORIAG- rn.. CINCINNATI, O
COMMERCIAL COLLEGE OF KEPiTUCKT UNIVERSITY
, LEXINGTON, KT.
3fedal awarded I'ruf. Smith at WtrldrFair
Book-keepiiiz. P.usinfRS, Shorl-han.1.TTte-
Wntine and Tl--. i-.k i...Kt nwi L...
.dirW. V ILIiUIi 11. Pre-Vt. LCI!to'n, Kx.
"ni. 1.1 tif-hr-j. in.O(Kl Cr,liii.j t'....i
''Steamer Astatula will commence
to run Tuesday, Noy. 26, making
ne trip a week, leaving Silver
Springs 11:30 a.m. for Palatka.
Sickets and reservations ran be
had by applying: to C. F. Faires,
city ticket agent Plant System,
You can make twelve elegant
Xmas presents to twelve of your
relatives and bst friends bv sit sit-ring:
ring: sit-ring: NOW for a doz'-n of Gott Gottlieb's
lieb's Gottlieb's unexcelled photographs.
Studio. opposite Montezuma.
CHANGE OF SCHEDULE
Oi the Plant System.
Leave O jila 9 a.m. lor Tampa
tnd intermediate points.
Leave 12:05 thrall points north
i:onrn cting wicn through sleeper
ror Atlanta, Memphis and Kansas
Cty at Juot tte.
Leave 12 40 p m. for Gainesville.
Plaka, Jacksonville and all points
north, east and west.
Leave 1:50 p m. for Tavares,
HrookiviiIe 2nd intermediate
Leiv p.30 p.m. f ir Tampa,
Punta Gordai.;nd St. Pe-er&burg,
Ledve 3:30 p.m. tr Thomzsviile.
Leave 10:30 p.m. far all points
orth and south
For tickets and further informa
tion call on or write to
F J. Hubjr, ticket agent, Fla
S. depot. C. F. I?airesrcity tick
t agent, Ocala House.
Dealer in all kinds of
Florida and Western
Vegetables and Fish.
Bring in your Produce and try my
Two doors south of Mer Merchants'
chants' Merchants' National Bank.
All casses of Tonsorial work
done in a first-class manner.
6. F. Williams, Prop'r
QELU FOUNDRY CO., t Jo.TH VICITm,c
ITa fF S H R W little fc? Chrrci
f&sggLS c.t.i.,.. Fact:r7 aal Fara.
and Country Produce.
Stalls 6 and 8 City Market.
I. I ... !- I I I
J. A. Pittman & Go.,
Undertakers and Embalmers.
Dealers in Coffins, Iron and Wood
en Caskets, Burial Outfits.
Charges lower than ever before in
Ocala. Also dealers in all kinds
of Second-Hand Furniture.
Prompt attention given to all
orders by mail or telegram.
L. S. BLACK,
Stall No. ii. City Market.
FRESHWATER FISH ON ICE MILL
Fresh water varieties Bream and
Salt water varieties constantly on
Eggs and Poultry,
Bought and Sold.
Aso a full line of fresh meat, sau sausage,
sage, sausage, salt fish and outside oysters
always in stock, very cheap for
A. H. R. Fredrick, M. D.
Physician & Surgeon.
Diseases of Women and Children
Office opposite Arlington Hotel
We carry a full line of
CHOICE AND FANCY GROCERIES
alsj in 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.
James H. Hill,
Attorney at Law.
County Judge's office in Court
Office over First National Bank
Ja fla 0
Office over Merchants' National
Thomas J. Clary,
Justice of the Peace,
First District, Marion Co., F"la.
Office in Court House.
Prompt attention given to all Civil
and Criminal Cases under my
Large, cool and comfortable
rooms nicely furnished. Best of
accommodations for the general
and traveling public. Rates i.oo
per day or $4.00 per week.
Corner of North Second Street
and Orange avenee.
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 INVES TING 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,
W. H. Chaille,
Board and Lodging Lodging-Opposite
Opposite Lodging-Opposite Post Office.
First National Bank Block,
Fine Livery Turnouts and Saddle
Orders by Telephone or otherwise
will receive prompt attention.
Proprietor of the only first class
Colored Barber Shop in the citv.
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 fulty prepared to do Shaving
Hair Cutting a Shampooing in
the latest styl Only first class
men employed. Give me a calJ
T. P. Lloyd,
Attorney at Law,
Will Practicc in all Courts.
James D. McConnell,
Attorney at Law,
Office in Irirst National Bank
Davidson & VanEciiop,
IN AND ABOUT THE TOWN.
Some Tilings You Know and Some
Things You Don't Know.
Saturday, Dec. 14-
Advertise in the Star.
Nice Florida oranges at Gray's.
Another heavy frost last night.
Plenty of oysters at Gray's today.
Anti- I Hi
J ; Honopolyj .V
A I Drug
For Sale. A $15 Kodak for $io $io-This
This $io-This office.
S J. Seiglcr cf Wdshton is in
Keep your hancs warm. Buy a
pair ct Gloves ire n, RoveU.
W. W. Smith of Anttony is in
Fine Cedar Key oysters today
J. M. Turner of Gainesville is in
Stamping on any suiface at
short notice. East of armory bldg.
Underwear! Underwear !! Un Underwear
derwear Underwear ! J. A. Rowell.
J. T. Lewis of PanasofTkee is at
the Ocala house.
' Young chickens cheap constant-
ly on hard at vvm. tjray s.
You want a nice Hat. Buv it at
the Big Store get it at well's.
J.. strong 01 jauuvtu-o OTt t ame FROM
m 1 w ..,x
town on uusiucaa. Uru ffS WlJl eixner tavo .yw
v T. r n Ji30se orthey willnot. Either the J
A .Fni'r-nlv T.inen Collar at v, toirmo nr t lie v are not.
Rowells for 1 5c, 2 for 25c. There is no middle ground. Intrust
, : your prescriptions only to careful
Georges, runay 01 vjreoria k and ccmpeteiii txwco.
to 7 s i0pa n.11. OnJv compe-
the Montezuma. tent ard experienced prescript
- oiiwri to fill ureecripi
.The Impenal: '-" at th
attractive ne. ivuwch n,v.
Anti-Monopoly Drug Store.
First National Dank Building.
A fine lot of ducks of three
kinds today at Gray's.
tt.-t TTricli Ovsters everv day at
L S. Black's, 25c per quart. Stall
11, city market.
Our streets have presented a
lively appearance today.
W. Y. Pruitt of New York is in
fir tc Mrs Lambert t6 have
stamping, fancy work aid painting
n 4.1.. ir f o rrr rwT
ione promptly- v. 7
J. D. Logan of Roch :lle is in
on F G. P. Weihe at his
new quarters in the Montezuma
wiIOCK, ior nice vui iotuitj j'" j
Decoration, pamting, etc tor p its in all styles,and photo photo-Xtna:
Xtna: photo-Xtna: presents. East of armory .c frnm the card cameo to life
building. izCf at Gottlieb's. Studio opposite
J. S. Jolly cf Ro:hcll2 is at the Montezuma Hotel.
Ocala house. Geo. H. Edwards of Charleston,
Embroidery done to order at S. C, is at the Arlington.
reasonable ra'es for Christmas. You are cross. Perhaps your
Cottage cast of armory building. feet are pinched by ill fitting
1 a u shoes. Get a comfortable pair from
For style, beauty and nnish n d be good.natUred again.
Rowell's Shoe eclipses all xvu
SS. Get pair... J.W.Smith of New York is
among tuc vimcjio j
J. A. Wilson of Inverness is in
Wanted a cpod second hand
typewriter. Cheap for cash apply
at this office.
Charles White of Rocheile is at
the Chaille house.
Holiday goods at hard time
prices at Weihe s, the jeweler.
Under Montezuma Hotel.
Nice Sweet Potatoes at 50 and
55 cents per bushel at William
The United Order of Elks held
a business meeting last night.
The National Protective Legion
pays $ 1 5 per week to members in
case of sickness or disability.
Fresh Venison and Fine Salt
Fish-Kce just received at L. S.
Black's, stall 11, city Market.
II. G. Castner and wife of Lon London,
don, London, Eng., are registered at the
Send your carpets to the Ocala
Steam Laundry and have therr
cleaned, which is cheaper than to
buy new or.cr.
' jliaa WKmL iSk j
S. B. M. n -1(1
S. R. BIRDSEY & Co. S. R. BIRDS EY &Co.
We arc opening up in our new store the largest and
stock of Crockery ever brought to this city. All we ask
inspection of our stock before buying. Prices .......
Prices Lower Than' The Lowest.
R. Birdsey & Co.,
m & MELLOH,
T7nr Tpnt. A ten-room house.
wt- onri nnlH bath, two blocks
from square. Apply to H. Cr. Hay Hay-craft
craft Hay-craft at city ticket office of Plant
S. A. and J. F. Coleman of Pa-
latka are at the Chaille house.
Don't forget the matinee at Ma Marion
rion Marion opera house Thursday, Dec.
19, at 3:30 p. m. Fitz and Webster
in "A breezy Time." Admission,
children 25c; adults 50c.
Our merchants are all preparing
for a lively Christmas this year.
1 You can carry $1000 to $5000
for $24 to $30 per year in the Na-
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tiuimi iiuicuivi. iv,iuii. a. ...
Williams, organizer, Mitchell Blk
We notice among our visitors
B. L. McLavrence of Jacksonville.
T FT Wertz. formerlv of this
j m j
city, is now located in Greenwood.
S. C, and is engaged extensively
in the mercantile business.
Mrs. II. B. Braddulph, sister of
R. G. Blake, is visiting the family
of R. G. Blake for the winter.
r 1 Dwelling Houses for rent and sale: Store Kooras
Dealers in Real Estate, jffls"Atffls;
UUU,U' W 11 7 given for reliability and promptness.
Lancaster & Mellon,
Having just received a full line of the
latest styles of fall millinery, we are now
ready to please the ladies. All we ask is
for you to can ana t; wt
Thanking you for past favors.
I Feel 1
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If you are weak q
and generally ex- q
have no appetite q
and can't work,
begin at once tak- q
ing the mst relia- g
medicine, which is
Brown's Iron Bit-
ters. Benefit comes pj
from the very farst q
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Dyspepsia Kidney and Liver g
g Neuralgia, Troubles, c
13 Constipatk5, Impure Bipod. g
g Malaria, Nervous aiSments g
g Women's complaints. o
S3 Get only the genuine it has crossed red g
5 lines on the wrapper. 5g
BROWN CHEMICAL CO. BALTIMORE. MD.
Cur3, Cabinets ana Tables, aaaptea 10 n-
K toiES and usages of all branclic-8 of the Christian 5
r. church. Illuntratcd descriptive catalogue free. g
H GLOBE FURNITURE CO., Northyille, Mich.
Maoulacturers of Furnituro lor Church, Chai.uH SunJ7
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