Vol. 1. No. I7.
OCALA, FLORIDA, JULY
Price Five Cents
PUBLISHED EVERY DA V IN "THE WEEK EXCEPTING SUNDAY.
IN AND ABOUT THE TOWN.
-Somethings You Know and Some Some-things
things Some-things You Don't Know.
Ounce sailors, 50c, at Mrs. C. A.
Rev. L. D Geiger was in the
Rev. J. C. Porter left today for
C. G. Leitner, of Dunnellon, is
in the city.
Young fat chickens and fresh
eggs today at Grays.
M. R. Marks, of Orlando, was in
R. J. Knight, of Wade, Fla., was
with us yesterday.
H. Davis, of Gainesville, was in
the city yesterday.
J. W. Davis, from Crescent City,
was in town Sunday.
Jesse Miller was bitten on the
hand last Saturday by a dog.
Mrs. Morton, an old lady living
near Montague, died yesterday.
Lives of great men oft remind
us, we should buy some Ocala dirt,
and, departing, leave behind us
proof that wealth awaits the alert.
Georgia Peach Carnival at Ma Macon,
con, Macon, Ga. For the above occasion
the F. C. & P. will sell on July 8,
11 and 15, tickets to Macon and
return, with limit to July 22, 1895,
Miss Grace Williams, who has J
been spending several months
with Mr. Jewett and wife, attend attending
ing attending the Ocala High School, re returned
turned returned to her home in San Mateo
W. E. Dickens left on the noon
train today for Biscayne Bay to
complete the East Coast Line
j railroad Irom Lake wortn on
i south to its terminus. Mrs. Dick-
D. E. Mclver,
UNDERTAKER and EM8ALMER
Carrying a full line of Undertakers'
Supplies, Wooden and Metallic
Caskets, Burial Robes, etc.
Orders by mail and telegraph
- OPITICAL GOODS
Cleaning, Repairing and Engraving.
GUARANTEED FIRST-CLASS WORK.
North Side Square, Ocala, Fla.
Yesterday was a delightful day ens will go to Virginia for the
almost like early fall.
Mrs. Geo. Close and son Harry
returned from Tampa today.
" L. O. Gold, from Dutton's
Switch, spent Sunday in Ocala.
Nice Sweet Grapes, Pears Ap Apples,
ples, Apples, Honey Peaches, Plums, Mel Melons,
ons, Melons, etc., at Charles Constans'.
Mrs. Harry Clarkson and friend
returned from Jacksonville last
G. Li Seckinger, of Fellowship,
lost his house and all its contents
by fire yesterday.
Jake Israel, the hustler, returned
from Tampa this morning, and
says they had an old-time celebra celebration
tion celebration down there.
A nice suit of furnished rooms
to rent, consisting of bed room,
dining room and kitchen; close to
square, nice location. Address
P. O. Box 85. 13 .1 w
The Tampa authorities fine a
man for sleeping on a vacant lot.
This is even more enterprising than
Mrs. H. Stacy, at corner of Mag Magnolia
nolia Magnolia and Fifth street, will want a
few good gentleman boarders at
3. 50 per week, Best of accom accommodations
modations accommodations in town for the money.
Mrs. Bogie has moved her
French cafe restaurant from her
old stand north of the Ocala house
to the nice room west of Weihe's
formerly occupied by the Vatoldi
restaurant, where she will continue
to set a first-class table.
"Capt. H. C. Wright, the able
cashier of the Merchants' National
Bank, left last night for Lithia
Springs, Ga., where he will take a
short outing, which after such
close attention to business he
stands much in need of.
Baptist Young People's Union
of America, at Baltimore For
the above occasion the F. d & P.
will sell round trip tickets on July
16 and 17, good until Angust 5,
1895, at $27.20. If parties desire
to go via Savannah and steamer,
on sale July 11 and 12, at $24
round trip, limit August 5.
H. G. Haycraft, traveling pas
senger agent of the Plant system,
is working up an excursion to
Ocala Saturday, June 13, from Ta Ta-vares,
vares, Ta-vares, Brooksville, Istachatta, Ho Ho-mosassa,
mosassa, Ho-mosassa, Williston and intermedi intermediate
ate intermediate points, and expects to put a
thousand people into Ocala. Mr.
the best men
A T It
Fred Q B. Wei h e
Jeweler and Engraver.
At Carlisle's Drug Store.
n. it. wiLunlu
Done in Latest Style. Call
and o-ive me a trial.
John W. Pearson,
n 1 j
K M M
Bought, Sold and Rented.
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 every-'
' every-' thing in the grocery line. Country Produce,
Chickens and Eggs bought and sold. Bread,
Pies and Cakes fresh from the bakery.
Oxalic 32 C-vjui V2vi: 150 Covincgd.
One Door North from City Market, Ocala, Fla.
igh Grade Qoods,
Low Grade Prices
Repairing and Engraving.
All Work Guaranteed at A. E. Blimett'S, Jeweler.
Merchants' Block, Ocala, Pla.
Havcraft is one of
1- t- i 4 r i.v t l 1 iui ma vvuili 111 tills uiviaiuii. iiu
4. I. Robertson, of the Brooks-I, r. .
. , he goes after an excursion he gen
erally gets it. So get yourselves
ville Register, passed through
Ocala today on his way to Wash
ington, where he will spend a
month or so.
Any person desiring a nice home
with one acre of land set out with
bearing fruit trees, can secure one
by paying a small amount of cash
and easy monthly payments. En Enquire
quire Enquire at Star office.
Cheap excursion to Lochloosa
via the F. C. & P. Tuesday, July
9, from Tampa. Rate from Ocala
25c. for round trip. Arrives at
Lochloosa at noon.
The hot weather' does not im improve
prove improve the temper of our citizens.
ready to sell goods.
Cheap rates to Picnic Island on
the Plant system. On Wednesday
midnight only, at 12:30 a. m., train
leaves Ocala ; arrives at Tampa
8:45 a. m., Picnic Island 9.30 a. m.
Port Tampa 9 30 Thursday monr monr-ing.
ing. monr-ing. Leaving Port Tampa 7:10 p. m.
Tampa 8;oo p. m. Round trip
fare $1.50. Children 75cts. For
tickets and information call on
C. F. Faires
City Ticket Agent, Ocala House.
Annual convention of the Chris Christian
tian Christian Endeavor Societies at Boston.
Do you want to invest your money
where it will bring you
20 per cent. ?
If so, inquire of I. Stevens, who
Building g Loan
or we will loan you from one to ten
thousand dollars on good approved
real estate. Remember the place,
at A. E. Burnett's Jewelry Store,
,et the Fiies Worry You to
and eat up the food your family should have, when the
Yankee Novelty Works
Are putting up such Nice
Window and Door Screens
for so Little Honey.
We manufacture All Kinds of 5CROLL WORK, BRACKETS MOIJI niiMfl
ciSSi?0, "MHPX! ? DR HRAnES, CABINETS, and aU kinds of
Carpenter and Job Work. A full supply of
Rough and Dressed Seasoned Lumber Constantly on Hand at
LOWEST CASH PHICES.
NORTH OF F. C. & P. DEPOT. OCALA, FLA. K
OCALA HOUSE BARBER SHOP,
GEO. A. NASH,
Every day developed a scrap of! For the above named occasion the
more or less magnitude, generally, j F- C. & P. railroad will sell tickets
though, among boys of rather ten-j at the following rates: All rail,
der years, who have grievances j S3S.25; via Savannah and steamer,
generally arising from "some other j $34-4J via Maliory line, $31 90.
Tickets sold by rail July 6, 7 and
S; via Savannah and steamer, July
1, 5 and 6; via Maliory line, July 4.
All tickets limited to July 3i.Jron
C. V. M c C O V,
The oldest and best established
Barber in the city. Only expert
Dry Goods, Notions, Shoes, Etc.
FINE DRESS GOODS,
Laces and Embroidery,
Trunks and Valises.
Agents for Buttericks Patterns
OUR MOTTO: We study to please our customers.
fellow and my best girl."
Grand Cheap Excursion on the
F. C. & P. to Fernandina. Special
tram leaves Ocala Sunday, July 14,!
at 7 a. m. Returning, leaves rer rer-nandina
nandina rer-nandina 8:30, giving: 4 to 5 hours
at Amelia Beach. The finest beach
and best bathing on the Atlantic
clad signature forms required lim limited
ited limited to a continuous passage in
both directions. For further in-
luiiimuuii, ucKeis, etc, can on
1 Z 1 i 1
coast. 00 ana enjoy tne sea k. J5iake, citv ticket agent, or
breezes. pare tor tne rounri trip, j John JJozier, depot ticket aent,
Ocala and Citra", gi.
-Jlkjl.x.JjU iV AJAV Hl
have taken the stand recently occu-!
pied by Mrs. Reynolds and Mrs. I
Scott, where they will be pleased j
to see their former friends and
patrons and many new ones.
Prices Gkreatly Reduced
to suit the conditions of the times,
and a Perfect Ft Guaranteed in
the Cheapest Garment.
Call and inquire for yourselves
and see our celebrated
All kinds of Dressmaking done at
FQLLE-R & CLAKK,
apic ana rancy groceries.
Corn, Oats, Hay, Vegetables, Etc.
Chickens and Kggs sl Specialty
Butler Block-Corner Orange Avenue and Exposition St.
Ocala, : : : : : .rida
The Evening Star
PORTER & HARDING, Publishers.
SUBSCRIPTION 50 CENTS PER HONTH.
$5oo per Year.
5 cts. per Copy at News Stands.
A NUE5TR05 AMIGOS CUBA CUBANOS.
NOS. CUBANOS. Tcnemos hoy un articulo sobre
la mucrte del general Marti para
nuestros lectores cubanos. En el
porvenir, si los cubanos de Ocala
y Marti City lo descan, darcmos
muchas de las noticias de la guerra
en el idioma castellano. Tenemos
todas facilidades para hacer todas
clases de trabajo avisos, etc.
en ingles y castellano.
j Viva Cuba libre
Persistent advertising is essen essential
tial essential to success. A business, a city,
a state or a nation thrives by ad advertising.
vertising. advertising. An exposition of re resources
sources resources is a masterpieces of adver advertising
tising advertising and its object lesson pro produces
duces produces enduring impressions.
The place to buy goods is at
home, from your home merchants,
and then, if the articles purchased
do not prove satisfactory, or are
! -t as represented, you have got a
i sponsible person to fall back on.
iz is very seldom that any estab estab-i
i estab-i shed merchant refuses to replace
i) .satisfactory goods. Goods that
are bought at auction and from
strangers are detrimental and de
moralizing to home industries, and
nine times out of ten prove to be a
fraud. And tnty ougnt to.
Here is how an exchange dis discriminates
criminates discriminates between a libel as ut uttered
tered uttered bv a newspaper and the
same worus uttered by a lawyer:
A lawyer in a court room may call
a man a liar, scoundrel, villain or a
thief, and no man makes a com complaint
plaint complaint when court adjourns. Jf a
newspaper prints snch a reflection
on a man's character there is a
libel sut or a dead editor. This is
ptob .b y tiUvi to the fact that peo people
ple people believe what the editor says ;
what the lawyer sas cuts no fig figure.
ure. figure. About Living Stones,
The most curious specimens of
vegetable or plant life in existence
are the so-called "living stones" of
the Falkland Islands. Those isl islands
ands islands are the most cheerless spots
in the world, being constantly sub subjected
jected subjected to a strong polar wind. In
such a climate it is impossible for
trees to grow erect, as they do in
other countries, but nature has
made amends by furnishing a sup supply
ply supply of wood in the most curious
The visitor to the Falkland Isl Islands
ands Islands sees, scattered here and
there, singularly shaped blocks of
what appear to be weather-beaten
and moss-covered boulders of va various
rious various sizes. Attempt to turn one
of these "boulders" over and you
will meet with a surprise, for the
the supposed stone is anchored by
roots of great strength ; in fact,
you will find you are fooling with
one of the native trees. No other
country in the world has such a
peculiar "forest" growth, and it is
said to be next to impossible to
work the bdH-shaped blocks into
fuel, because it is utterly devoid of
gram, and appears to be nothing
b' a twisted mass of woody fibers.
Chicago Times Herald.
Excursion Rates to Crystal River and
The PI mt System will sell tick-
ets to Crystal River and Homo Homo-pcsi.
pcsi. Homo-pcsi. nn fare for the round trip,
evrry Sa unlay, od until the fo -lowing
Tuesday. For local and
through tickets call on C. F. Faires,
city ticket agent, Ocala House. 1
MARTI CITY R
. POSITIVE PROOF THAT GENERAL
! MARTI IS DEAD.
The Cuban Revolutionarv Club Holds
Memorial Services in Honor oF
Cuba's Dead Hero,
Our neighbors the Cubans of
Marti City have known for several
days that beyond aU doubt their
beloved General Marti was no
more. So last night all of them
assembled at Cuban Hall, where
the funeral rites were solemnized
in remembrance of the dead gen general.
eral. general. Several thrilling and patri patriotic
otic patriotic addresses were delivered by
members of the Cuban Revolu Revolutionary
tionary Revolutionary Club.
Gen. Marti was an honorary
member of the Marti City fire
company. This body turned out
in full uniform.
Marti delivered a speech on the
revolution from the same stage
that his funeral rites were deliver delivered
ed delivered from last night.
Everything in the city was
draped in black last night, and a
deep gloom was cast over every everybody.
body. everybody. While the Cubans feel that
they have lost their best general
and friend, they are riot discour discouraged,
aged, discouraged, as they are confident of suc success.
cess. success. The plans that Marti laid
out can b carried out by his suc successors,
cessors, successors, and that oppressed people
look forward with gladness to the
day when iluir beautiful island
will n longer f. el Spain's yoke of
Gen. Marti was crueliy betrayed
and assassinated a month
while beincc conducted to the
coast under the escort of one
Olivie and about 6o men, from
whence the general was to sail tor
the United States. They were
ambushed by a company of 700
Spanish soldiers. This betrayer
was to receive $15,00 for the
deed, but the Spanish government
gave orders to kid him at the
same time, which was done, thus
giving him a just reward, though a
different one from that which he
Our sympathies are with our
struggling brethren, and we. will
rejoice with them when they car?
call themselves a free and inde independent
pendent independent people, and will gladly
celebrate with them their inde independence
pendence independence day.
Local Schedule F. C. & P.
Leave New York, 12:15 a n;
leave Washington, 11:01 a rn; leave
Savannah, 5:55 a m; leave Jackson Jacksonville,
ville, Jacksonville, 9:50 a m; arrive Ocala 2:48
p m; arrive Orlando, 6:15 p m; ar arrive
rive arrive Tampa, 7:10 p m.
Leave New York, 3:20 p m; leave
Washington, 10:05 P mJ leave Sa Savannah,
vannah, Savannah, 4:44 p rri; leave Jackson Jacksonville
ville Jacksonville 9:35 p m; arrive Ocala, 3 a
m; arrive Orlando 10:50 a m; arrive
Tampa, 9 am.
Leave Tampa, 7 am; leave Or Orlando,
lando, Orlando, 7:35 a m; leave Ocala, 11:10
a m; leave Jacksonville, 5:40 p m;
leave Savannah, 10:14 p m; arrive
Washington, 9:36 p m; arrive New
York, 6:23 a m.
Leave Tampa, 7:00 p m; leave
Orlando, 4:50 p m; leave Ocala,
1:05 a m; leave Jacksonville, 7 a
m; leave Savannah, 11:30 a m; ar arrive
rive arrive Washington, 6:42 a m; arrive
New York; 12:53 p m.
Cheap Excursions via Plant System.
Convention Y. P. S. C. E. and
National Young People's Christian
Union. Tickets on sale July 8 and
10. good to return until July 31.
One fare for the round trip.
Baptist Young People's Union
1 1 1 I i U VI I I
of America. Tickets on sale July
16 and 17. Good to return until
August 5. One tare for the round
BOSTON, MASS. j
Triennial Conc)ae Knights of
Pythias. Tickets on sale August j
23 tn 25. Good to return until j
Sent. io. One tare tor the round
trTp- r ,
F..r further information app.y to
C F. litres, ticket a-ent of the
Plant Svsutm, Ocala House office,
Ocala. ;,r any agent of the Plant
The New Brunswick Restaurant,
Misses Richards & Hailett,
Board $3.50 per Week.
Regular Meals 25 Cents.
Hot lunches, coffee, etc., at all
hours of the day and night. Ex-
tra dishes served at moderate
prices. Open Monday. Haisley
Red Oak House,
Board and Lodging.
! Nice, lanre. airv rooms, best of
1 O J
table accommodations, pleasant lo-;
cation, one block south from r. C.
& P. depot, on Magnolia street.
Rates from 75c. to $1.50 per day.
Special rates by the week.
D. S. LITTLE, Prop.,
will give private instruction
in any branches to a limited
number of pupils. An excel excellent
lent excellent opportunity for students
to prepare for required exam- j
maticn next session. i
. fl. Lucius,
Stalls 1 and 3, City Market,
will keep constantly on hand a full
Florida and Western Beef
Fork, Mutton. Chickens, Eggs and ;
Vegetables of all kinds.
Try our Silver Churn Butterine
City Market, Ocala, Fla.
Fish, Game and Poultry.
Northern and Florida Vegetables.
New York, Chicago and Florida
Orders from a distance given
Tonsorial Artist, j
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 clone in first-class order.
Melons on Ice delivered to any
part of the City.
Vegetables and all kinds of
Candies, Nuts, Tobacco and
Stop when passing and examine
9 an A
i: n 1 u 7 ijp Mann iA
; BiE.y 3 FliiFlIl 3 S
! Board and Lodging.
j Opposite Post Office.
j Jgg VllS0n,
PRIVATE BOARDING HOUSE.
Nicest Location in the City.
j Special Low Rates by the Week
j and Month.
IT11VU. 1. U.
Best of accommodations, quiet and
! Also have desirably located Cot- j
! tages to rent. j
Mrs. D. M. Hick's:KF'Brown'M-D-
MILLINERY Pliysician & Sursi)n-
We carry a complete and well as assorted
sorted assorted stock of Up-to-date Millinery
Goods at the
Lowest Cash Prices
Call and examine my stock.
: he f atest.
The LfoWest Prices,
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
Attorney at Law.
Room 3, Merchants' Block,
James EL Hill,
Attorney at Law.
County Judge's office in Court
Mrs. C. A. Brown's.
.Physician cV hurffcoii.
Diseases of Women and Children
Office opposite Arlington Hotel.
R. D. Fuller,
Office over Merchants' National
Office over First National Bank,
Box 3S2, Ocala, Fla.
Treatment of Cancer a specialty.
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,
John OK Reardon,
Attorney at Law,
Will practice in all Courts.
! Union Block,
I OCALA, FLA.
I James D. McConnell,
j Attorney at Law.
Office in First National Bank
E. P. Allen,
Attorney at Law.
Room 3, Merchants' Block,
Florida's Favorite Melon.
At junction of all Railroads.
Jlrs. M. D. TAYLOR,
" Fame," Florida's Favorite
Melon, on Ice, delivered to any
Proprietress. part of the citv at Gray's. Nice
All kinds of Builders' Materials LUL in LiliU Just receivea.
:at hard times prices.
pay two prices for your
-or any other kind of Builder's or
Repairer's work while II. Stacy is
.at your service. Estimates given.
Jersey Block Ice Cream
is still in the lead.
JVIrs. Maud Duran, Proprietress.
Service and Cuisine first class.
JSest Private Hotel in the Town.
Special Low Rates by the week.
T. P. Lloyd,
Baptist Witness Building, corner
Fort Kinff and Osceola street.
Attorney at Law,,
J. W. Davis,
Dealer in all kinds of
Florida and Western
13 io less villo-,
"Will Pkacticc in all Courts.
G. J. HAGOOD
is now selling
WOOD CHEAP FOR CASH
1 Load $i oo
2 Loads 1 75
5 Loads 4 oo
io Loads 7 50
Yard on Ocklawaha Avenue.
Large, cool and comfortable
rooms nicely furnished. Best of
accommodations for the general
rand traveling public. Rates $1.00
per day or $4.00 per week.
North Magnolia Street.
Vegetables and Fish.
Bring in your Produce and try my
First National Bank Block,
TFine Livery Turnouts and Saddle
'Orders by Telephone or otherwise
will receive prompt attention.
The World Renowned
SINGER SEWING MACHINE
which has been for a season with without
out without a representative, is now to be
seen and bought of its local agent,
W. H. BARRETT.
Office, Ocala Drug Store.
heap City Lots
FOR SALE. Inquire at the
'where also accommodations for the
traveling public will be found.
and Country Produce.
Stalls 6 and 8 City Market.?
X..-' I I f ..-.1
laek Work of
2TO SOUTH M7MN STREET,
The Best, Most Complete and Most
Stylish Line of
7SEVI LLE, M. C.
. FIRST-CLASS BOARDING
reet Cars. 1 ffl
Large Shady Gro
Rates from $7 to $10
Convenient to Street
Reduction made to Families.
Mrs. T. H. Gary.
ly the Ocala Temperance Reform Club.
Edited by Hrs. Kate Liddell and Miss Daisy
The Club meets every Sunday afternoon at four
o'clock in Temperance Hall. The Public
The Ocala Temperance Reform
Club meets as usual Sunday after afternoon
noon afternoon at 4 o'clock. The Ocala
Musical Club will furnish several
pieces of music. Everybody welcome.
The Ocala Temperance Reform
Club met yesterday afternoon at
Temperance Hall. The attend attendance
ance attendance was unusually large, and the
reading by Miss Winer could not
fail to be appreciated by all lovers
of morality and truth.
The Ocala Musical Club was
very generous in rendering their
sweet and gratifying strains, and
we feel that we utter the thoughts
of. all present when we thank these
young men for their part of the
Resolutions were adopted com commending
mending commending Mayor Reardon for his
firm stand for moral reform in our
city. Would that we had just fifty
more influential citizens of Mayor
Reardon's kind It would not be
long until these vices would be
Mrs. Kate Liddell and Miss
Daisy Moore were re-elected edi editresses
tresses editresses of the temperance Column
in the Star for another week.
Resolutions of thanks adopted
by the Ocaln Temperance Reform
Club, Sunday afternoon, July 7,
Whereas, The Honorable John G.
jReardon, chief magistrate of the
city of Ocala, sitting in judgment
on certain violations of the laws of
the city, by his indomitable will
and unbiased legal mind, in the
faithful execution of the laws
amid so much official corruption
in high peaces), commends himself
to the Jaw:abiding, moral and con conservative
servative conservative citizens of our city;
therefore be it
Resolved, by the Ocala Temper Temperance
ance Temperance Reform Club, in session con convened,
vened, convened, That the thanks of this
club be, and they are hereby ten tendered
dered tendered his honor, Mayor Reardon,
for the faithful discharge of his of official
ficial official duties.
Resolved, That a copy of these
resolutions be' presented to his
honor, and a copy be furnished
our temperance column for publication.
It has hitherto been Customary
to fritter away the intellectual
force of parrots by merely teach teaching
ing teaching them to say "Pretty Poll," and
things of that sort, but the munici municipal
pal municipal authorities of a French town
have instituted what it is to be
haped will become a general re reform.
form. reform. The poorbox at the town hall, it
seems, had for a long time been in
a condition discreditable to the
more prosperous of the inhabit inhabitants.
ants. inhabitants. To remind them of their
duty toward their poorer neighbors
a parrot was purchased, which was
installed close to the box and
trained to cry, "For the poor, if
you please I"
The result, it appears, has been
highly satisfactory, pence and sil
ver coins having been freely given
in response to the bird's appeal.
The idea is capable of being ap
plied in a variety of ways. Parrots
might be used, for example, to
warn passers-by of the proximity
of wet paint on fences or shop
fronts, or to remind people on en
tering a house to wipe their feet.
In fact, parrots might ,be made
really useful members of society.
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Our enterprising fruit dealer,
Charles Constans, and Antonio
Savilla were gathered in Saturday
night for hammering and other
wise maltreating each other. They
paid $1 and costs for the privilege.
A decision has at last been ren
dered in the case of the Ocala
Rifles c nd Capt. Davidson vs. the
Artil'ery and Capt. Proskey et al.,
in favor of the latter. We have
not been able to get the exact
wording of the decision, which
doubtless is a very wordy article,
full of legal and military technicalities.
Rev. J. M. Pike preached his
farewell sermon last night to a
crowded church. Although the
church was very warm, every one
listened with rapt attention to the
eloquent sermon. Mr. Pike will
leave vis in a few days, resigning
his position here to take charge of
and edit the Way of Faith, a reli religious
gious religious newspaper published in Co
lumbia, S. C. We know he will
prove a success, and wish him a
prosperous career. Every one re
grets to see this able divine leave
our city, but he knows his own af
fairs best, and thinks this move is
for his and family's interests. We
have been informed that he will be
succeeded by Rev R. H. Barnett.
Drugs, Chemicals, Patent Medicines and
Fancy Goods, Stationery, &c.
Soda. Water and Ice Cream.
Physician's Prescriptions Carefully Compounded.
Post Office Drug; Store.
Iff J& Ji
J. A. Pittman & Co.,
W. G- Barry,
P. O. Box
Practical Plumber and Contractor.
Barrys patent air and gas bur burners
ners burners are cleaner, cheaper, safer
than wood. Pipe gas lights, fire
places and all kinds of stoves for
heating Not necessary to buy a
stove. Estimates furnished on all
work. Satisfaction guarnteed.
A. E. HOLLAND,
Local Agent of the American
Detective Agency of Indianapolis,
Ind., undertakes the recovery of
lost or stolen property, investiga
tion of crime. Collecting a spe specialty.
cialty. specialty. TRAINED NURSE.
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. P. J u meatt Laboratory
ANALYTICAL AND TECHNICAL CHEMISTRY,
P. O. Box 402. Ocala, Ma.
This Laboratory makes a specialty of Chemical Analysis of
Phosphate, but all other kinds of analysis will receive prompt
attention. We have the patronage of the Gie des Phosphates Phosphates-de
de Phosphates-de France; Messrs Thuiller & Clarke, the Consolidated Phos Phosphate
phate Phosphate Co., and their clients.
Assays and Analysis of Earths. Waters and Fertilizers.
The most approved methods followed. All rates as as-reasonable
reasonable as-reasonable as consistent with high class of work.
Jg Laboratory located on second floor of Southern Express Co's bldg.,
Mrs. L. C. Clark, Trained Nurse.
Best ot references all over city
and irom all local physicians. Call
at Woolf 's Bakery. All correspon correspondence
dence correspondence answered promptly.
OUR LITTLE STORE
If we always take the cash,
we are sure to get the hash
Our Little Store.
Bacon, Flour, Meal, Grits, Lard,
Butter, Sugar, Crackers, Soap,
Starch, Tobacco, Cigars, Canned
Goods, Etc. Etc.
Also patentee of the Famous
Guano Distributer, which may be
seen at OUR LITTLE STORE.
Handy to Depot.
Best of Table Delicacies.
Rates $1 per Day.
Special rates by the week.
North Magnolia St.
Ocklawaha Avenue and Main Street.
Opposite Ocala House,
OCAIvA, - X LOItlDA.
Meals Served from
7 a. m. to 9 p. m.
Charges Moderate but Strictly Cash,
Special Orders Extra.
m The Ocala Photo Co.
opposite Montezuma Hotel.
inest Photos, Portraits and Views
BABIES QUICK AS A WINK!
IS OUR SPECIALTY
and is made only by us.
Call and see Samples.
MRS. M. E. HODGE,
Dress Making and General Sewing,
All Cutting:, Sewing and Fitting done in the Latest Style, at the Lowest tc:s and
on short notice.
"Hoomsllpstairs, Morth Side Square. Ocala, Fla.