Vol. l.--Nc. 107.
OCALA, FLORIDA, OCTOBER 7, 1895.
Price Five Cents
PUBLISHED EVERY DAY IN THE WEEK EXCEPTING SUNDAY.
Things You Don't Know
IN AiND ABOUT THE TOWN. j Although not the first of the
; month, today is the first Monday,
Some Things You Know and Sonic and great is the day in Ocala.
Fresh oysters on ice will be
found every day now at Wm
Walter Hawkins ot Jacksonville,
traveling passenger agent for the
Cent. R. R. ot Georgia, is in town.
For Sile. A 5x8 view camera.
Inquire at this office.
Claude Munden is still very sick
Nice fresh fat outside oysters at
Gray's this evening,
B. J, Benson, of Abbeville, S.C.,
is in town.
Wm. Gray's for your fresh oys oysters
ters oysters on ice.
Henry G. Dunn of Citra is in
Foutz's Horse and Cattle Pow Powder,
der, Powder, 20 c. at Ty dings.
J. E. Hartridge of Jacksonville
was in town yesterday.
Young chickens cheap constant constantly
ly constantly on hand at Wm. Gray's.
G. W. Cline of Jacksonville is in
the city on business.
Try our Sarsaparilla for all blood
diseases, T dings & Co,
D. C. Upson of Jacksonville
Sundayed in the city.
Are you wanting to sell goods ?
Advertise m the Star.
T. Sherlock of Bay City, Fla.,
was in town for Sunday.
A full line of Buist's fresh seeds
at Tydings & Co s this week.
A. G. Bigelow of Jacksonville
was in the city yesterday.
Just Opened 10 assorted fail
shades Flutter Duck. Dress Gooas
at 9 c. yard at the Bazar Store.
ludsre G. 1. Rainev ot Talla-
hassee was 111 the city yesterday.
A big line Boys' and Girls'
Scnool Caps and Hats at the Bazar
W. D. Graham of Montgomery,
Ala is a guest of the Montezuma.
Fine fresh water fish today on
ice at L. S. Blade's, stall No. 11,
S. P. Watson of New York was
registered at the Ocala House yesterday.
If you have an old book that you
wih to preserve, take it to the
L Witness 10b office and have it
The fireboys leave tomorrow for
Atlanta, the scene of their coming
triumph. Many of our citizens will
rrn with them
$9.90 Round Trip Ocala and S
A 1 Til t- C T 3 I
viiania. riant oysicm, 1 ucauay,
12:30 noon. Marion Hose Co. No.
1, Florida champions, go this route.
Through sleeper and coach.
Blind indeed is he who cannot
read the beautiful lines of the
champion hose company that be bedeck
deck bedeck the Ocala House and public
Public speeches at Ocala House
tonight. Jollification meeting over
the sale of tne Ocala House.
Ocala will now take a spurt to the
front. Everybody come and hear
E. B. Richardson's stable will
furnish you a first-class turnout
cheaper than elsewhere. Call and
try his teams.
The guests at Hotel de Hodge
j For Sale. A nice young milch
i cow, half Jersey, with calf two and
j one half months old. cheap tor
cash. Apply at this orhce.
H. L. Weller, the jeweler, is in
Jacksonville on a visit.
The National Protective Legion
of Waverly, N. Y., on Sept. 26
paid to John Yatch $15 for one
week's sick benefit.
Ben Mayo of Jacksonville was in
the city yesterday on a visit to his
Figures do not lie. Multiply 36
by 7 and you have $500 provided
you invest seven times thirty-six
with the Covenant Building and
Loan association. Ask M. M.
Little about it.
Quite a number of Ocala's
young folks visited the Springs
Wanted. A few private board boarders,
ers, boarders, ladies or gentlemen. Conve Convenient
nient Convenient to public square. Rates rea reasonable.
sonable. reasonable. Mrs. Thos. J. Barnes,
corner Main and North Third
There are thirty-three prisoners
in the county jail. Among them
are four murderers, and the crimes
of the others range down to steal stealing
ing stealing empty soda water bottles.
The Covenant Building and
Loan association will pay you 8 per
cent for the use of your money, or
loan you theirs at 6 per cent.
Which do you prefer ? M. M.
Little will explain to you.
Mrs. R. M. Williams, who has
Isaac Stevens has
rent trom $5 to $15 per month
W. E. Allen, county commis
sioner from Mcintosh, is out in ali
his glory today.
Take your prescriptions to
Tydings & Co. and get their
prices. Only pure drues used.
M. L. Payne, superintendent 01
public instruction, from Fleming Fleming-ton,
ton, Fleming-ton, is in town.
See our new shades Fiutter
Duck Dress Goods at 9 c. yard at
the Bazar State.
We are thankful that Ocala ib
the county seat, and that our lot
falls in Ocala.
Esta oficina hace toda clase de
trabajo de imprenta en ingles y
The Metropolitan Band will play
for the meeting at the Ocala
On and after October 1 the of office
fice office hours of the Internationa
Ocean Telegraph Co. will be frcrr
7 a.m to 8 p.m. instead of 8 a.m.
to 8:30 p.m. J. H. btrunk, mgr.
are very nervous and many of been quite sick for some lime, is
them are retrospecting their Jives
The circuit court convenes tomor tomorrow,
row, tomorrow, which is the immediate
cause of the uneasiness felt in the
atmosphere of the jail.
To Atlanta. Friends of fire!
men, go to Atlanta with Marion
Hose Co. No. 1 via Plant System.
Leave Ocala at 12:30 noon.
Through sleeper and coach, Qcala
to Atlanta via Juliette, Waycros
Macon and Atlanta.
There was a nice party given last
night at the residence of Mrs.
convalescent, we are glad to re report.
port. report. C. V. McCoy, the Ocala House
barber, will give you the smoothest
and easiest shave imaginable. Hair
cuts in the latest style.
W. C. Town send of Lake Butler
has been in the city for several
days. He is in the turpentine
R. E. Yonge, jr., has in stock a
supply of patent gas lighters. You
light the machine, then turn the
cock and light the burner at the
Lummis. Quite a crowd of young j same time. Only one match to
tolks enjoyed themselves to their
hearts' content. Music and games
were indulged in and most deli delicious
cious delicious refreshments were served.
School Crayons, per Box, 7 c;
Best Black Ink, Bottle, 4 c; S'ate
Pencils, per doz., 4 c; Best Falcon
Pen, per doz., 5 c, at the Bazar
Rev. J. E. Oates preached his
first sermon at the Baptist church
yesterday morning, and again last
night. The sermons were most
ably delivered, to a good and ap-j tne
preciative audience. Rev. Oates
is a most able divine and we con congratulate
gratulate congratulate the Baptist church upon
their good fortune in securing his
the house. Call and see them at
R. E. Yonge & Co's.
Hon. John E. Hartridge, H. L.
Anderson, Mayor John G. Rear Rear-don,
don, Rear-don, and others will speak from
the Ocala House veranda.
The National Protective Legion
is incorporated under the super supervision
vision supervision of the insurance depart department
ment department of New York.
The Florida corn crop for this
year is greater than ever before,
and the price of that staple is far
below anything ever heard of in
For Rent. Two large, nicely
furnished rooms on Fort King ave avenue,
nue, avenue, first door east from Dr. Fred-
I erick's. Apply at this office.
j Messrs. Geo. McKay and Deck
You can carry $1000 to $5000; Davis have purchased the steamer
tor 324 to 330 per year in the Ma-, Eureka, which has been sunk in
tlOIldl t rOteCClVe LeirUHl. T. L., W. VZiWr nrinrrc for- cpvrol mnnc
, wm.vi ujyi nifu vst JV v.i ui atuu nidi
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AND OPTICAL GOODS.
Gleaning, Repairing and Engraving.
Guaranteed First-Glass Work.
North Side Square, Ocala, Fla.
Postoffice Drug Store,
Drugs, Chemicals, Patent Medicines,
Fancy Goods, Stationery, &c.
Soda Water and Ice Cream.
Physician's Prescriptions Corefully Compounded.
W. A. REDDING, flanager.
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 evry-,
thing in the grocery line. Country Produce,
Chickens and Eggs bought and sold. Bread,
Pies and Cakes fresh from the bakery.
Give v.CXaiju aad Coinvincgd.
One Door North from City Market, Ocala, Fla.
igh Grade Goods,
Low Grade Prices.
Repairing and Engraving.
All Work Guaranteed at A. E. Burnett's, Jeweler
Merchants' Block, Ocala Fla.
W. S. GASKN,
Tine; : Green : G-x-ocsex',
Keeps constantly on hand a full line of Choice and Fancy Groceries
at prices not excelled by any house in the city.
Poultry and Eggs, Fruits and Vegetables, a Specialty.
Come and give me a trial. I keep everything in the eating line.
Remember the place.
West Side Dunn's Park.
W. 5. GAS KIN,
Williams, organizer, Mitchell Uik,,
They are raising it, and have it al
most above water. It will prob-
I Oniric 1 n ft rrtintluinon m f rrf J
a. a Vi o t o ; r T a t 'i i tion with the road being built to
to Atlanta with Marion Hose Co. i 0 0
No. I via Piant System. Walter tIJC opnnSiJ
OCALA HOUSE BARBER SHOP,
Brin us your Job Work
if vnn want if r!nnf npnt nnrl
" r r n a K u a 1 m Tr owns ucaiaiat Reasonable prices,
personally conduct this excursion House Ocala s fnends. Everv- i 1
from Ocala to Atlanta in through body should travel to Atlanta to-
lper and coach without change morrow by the Plant System
Your comfort is assured. Take Throncrh riarh anH ppnpr !mup?
he Plant Svstem coach at 12:30 Ocala (S. S. O. & G.) PJant Sys Sys-noon
noon Sys-noon tomor-ow. ttra, at I2;30 noon.
C. V. McCOY
The oldest. and best established
Barber in the city. Only expert
The Evening Star
PORTER & HARDING, Publishers.
SUBSCRIPTION 50 CENTS PER HONTII.
$5.00 per Year.
5 cts. per Copy at News Stands.
OCALA MOUSE SOLD.
The Ojala House property was
Tne building wis bidden in by
John G. R?irdoa for J. E. llxxt llxxt-ridgs
ridgs llxxt-ridgs of Jac is nitfille. who is the
attorney for the Plant System.
The consideration paid was 30, 30,-000.
000. 30,-000. So, beyond a doubt, the Plant
System no v owns this fine piece
of property, and besides running
the hotel on a first-class plan, they
will either build i new, large pass passenger
enger passenger depot on thj lot next their
track, or convert the lower part of
the hotel into one.
In any event, this is the best
streak of luck Ocala has had for a
Hurrah for the Plant System,
first, last and all the time!
The city council held a special
meeting this morning to grant the
Florida Southern permission to
build side tracks inthe city, which
That road was given eight
months time in which to move the
freight depot out of the street.
Hose Company-No. 4 was.made
a company by this called meeting.
City of Ocala vs. an Italian was
continued till tomorrow.
THEY LEVE TOMORROW
Marion Hse Co. No. I leaves
for At tan 4 a tomorrow at 12:30
noonand Combination Hose Co.
No. 4 at 11:19 the former by the
Plant System and the latter by the
F. C. & P.
Hafion No. 1 makes a run this
afternoon, and will make theirast
run tomorrow morning. No. 4
made their last run this afternoon.
Let everybody come out and see
them off tomorrow.
Rev. J. C. Porter returned from
West Florida today and reports
crops in that section abundant and
business brisk. He received much
encouragement in his work. The
people are enthusiastic over the
firm stand the Baptist Witness
has taken against the rum power
and drunken politicians. He saw
Mr. Call 'with his grip in hand
seeking to persuade the "dear
people" to return him to the U.
S. Senate for a fourth term. The
people did not seem to pay him
much attention, and if he has a
friend in West Florida, Mr, Porter
says, he did not meet him. Mr.
Call is considered a back number,
and is begining to see theN folly of
embarking upon the turbulent sea
of personal politics. Poor old
man. He, doubtless can fully'
appreciate the following from the
"Alone, alone on a wide, wide sea,
And no one pities or cares for me.
The democrats have become too'
corrupt (?) for the Senator, the
populists do not want him and the
republicans will not have him
and so he is left alone in his
Fresh, fat oysters' today and
every day now at L. S. "Black's,
c'othintf from Jacob Reid's Son's
V. W. Ditto, Agent, Weihe s jew-
; elry store.
j hor Rent. A ten-room house,
j Hot and c Id bath, two blocks
; from square. Apply to H. G Hav
' craic at city ticket office of Plant
Hox. Chas. M. Knott, formerly
business manager and half owner
of the Leesburg Commercial, has
disposed of his interest in that
paper to J. C. Luning, wo steps
into the ownership and manage management
ment management Oct. 1. Both of these gen gentlemen
tlemen gentlemen are well known in Florida,
and are men of unblemished per personal
sonal personal character.
A pair of well matched, medium
sizid bay mules; fat and first-class
animals; cheap for cash. Apply at
The National Protective Legion
pays $15 per week to members in
case ot sickness or disability.
The copartnership heretofore ex existing
isting existing between Massey & Spark Spark-man
man Spark-man in the cross tie business has
this day been dissolved hy mutual
consent and said Sparkman will
continue in the business.
This Sept. 9. 1895.
W. O. Massey.
S. W. Sparkman.
J. L. Smoak's shop is the best
place in town to get your wag wagons
ons wagons and carriages repaired and
painted. He has one of the best
painters in the state and guarantees
satisfaction in all work. It will be
to your ad vantage to call and exam examine
ine examine his painting before having your
buggy painted. His prices are
suited to the hard times.
Through to. Atlanta via Plant
System. Leaving Ocala at 12
noon, Oct. 8, J895, the Plant Sys System
tem System will run 'through train to At Atlanta
lanta Atlanta via New West Coast Line,
Georgia Southern & Florida, and
Central of Georgia. 7 Hose Co. No.
1 (Champions of Florida) will go
on this train. A rate of $g 90
from Ocala to Atlanta and return,
wjth ten days limit, will be given
to those accompanying the fire firemen.
men. firemen. An extra fine coach and
sleeper gaily decorated, will be
left in Ocala Oct. 7 for this train.
For reservations and further infor information
mation information call on or address F. J.
Huber, ticket agent, Florida
Southern Depot, or C. F. Faires,
city ticket agent, Ocala House.
Eight-room cottage in the city
of Ocala. Lot contains 2 acres,
with stable, carriage feouse, ser servants'
vants' servants' house, well, cistern, fruits,
"Fifteen acres good land under
fence adjoining, just outside city
limits, can be leased for a term of
years verv low if desired. Enquire
at this office.
I wish to suggest to my friends
and the public in general to place
their orders for Portraits and Pho Pho-toeranhs
toeranhs Pho-toeranhs intended for HOLIDAY
GIFTS as early as possible. The
work can be delivered to you
whenever yo u d sirr, cnly,as all
careful workmanship demands skill
as weu as time, tne sooner you j
place vour order with me the bet better.
ter. better. Very respectfully yours,
N. I. Gottlieb.
Studio opposite the Montezuma.
N. B "Babies quick as a
Use our Eczema and Tetter Cure
for all cutaneous diseases; sure
cure for erysipelas. Tydings &
i 1 I 1 1 N.V
A FULL LINE
FANCY VESTS !N ALL STYLES.
Largest Assortment of Negligee Shirts.
-.-r- m i in
The firm of R B. Mitchell &
Co. is hereby dissolved and the
business will be conducted in the
name of the Post Office Drug Store,
R. B. Mitchell being no longer
connected with the business.
All of the obligations of the late
firm will be paid.
Post Office Drug Store.
W. A Redding. Manager.
Sept. 27, 1895. Ocala, Fla.
and Childrens Clothing
in tlie Latest Styles.
OF GENTS FURNISHINGS.
and eat up the food yourfamify should have, when the
We manufacture All Kinds of SCROLL WORK, BRACKETS, MOULDING
TURNING, WINDOW and DOOR FRAHES, CABINETS, and all kinds of
Carpenter and Job Work. A full supply of
Rough and Dressed Seasoned Lumber Constantly on Hand at
LOWEST eTSH PieES.
NORTH OF F. C. & P. DEPOT. OCALA, FLA.
GEO. A. NASH,
Trunks and Valises.
Agents for Buttericks Patterns
OUR MOTTO: We study to please our customers.
Ocala, : : : : : Florida.
MRS. M. E. HODGE,
TDress Making and General, Sewing.
AU.Cutting, Sewing and Fitting done in the Latest Style, at the Lowest Prices and
on short notice.
Rooms LI pstairs, Al orth Side Squa re. Ocala, Fla.
Open the Year Round.
al Rates by the Week.
Free Sample Rooms.
. L FIRST-CLASS BOARDING .
Larj-e Shady Grounds. wjtf Rates from $7 to $10
Convenient to Street Cars. bH? per Week.
Nicely Furnished. V deduction made to Families.
Gents Furnish ins.
orry You to Death
Are putting up such Nice nJ
indow and Door Screens u
so Little Honey. H
FINE DRESS GOODS,
2 79SO yj J?b-1 STREET,
TS-H EVI LLC, Al. e.
By the Ocala Temperance Keform Club.
Edited by J. A. Munden.
The Club meets evry Sunday afternoon at four
o'clock in Temperance Hail. The I'ublic
FOR YOUNG MKN
John B. Gough says:
Ninety-nine out of every hun hundred
dred hundred who are ruined morally, and I
. might almost say physically, intel intellectually
lectually intellectually and religiously, are ruin ruined
ed ruined by the use of drink. It is the
great curse of this country. Then
what shall we do? What we want
is to stir up the people to move in
this matter. We want you to help
us, young men. It may cost some something,
thing, something, but life is a battlefield.
What a grand thing it is to be a
young man with all of life before
you, to make of it what you
choose, to make of it just what you
please. How many are -making
their life a desert, when it might
be a garden; making a dreary
waste, when it might be fruitful in
good works and holy influencences,
stumbling and aimless. O the be beginning!
ginning! beginning! So many go to ruin with
all their life before them. You are
like a switchman on the railway.
Here comes the locomotive and
the train of cars, freighted with
human life, hopes and happiness,
and your hand is on the switch.
You can turn that train on the
main track, you can turn it on to
the siding, you can turn it down
the bank, but when it has passed
by, your control of it has gone for forever.
ever. forever. Never will you have another
such an opportunity, and opportu opportunities
nities opportunities are passing you day by day.
Look at the effects of drunken drunkenness
ness drunkenness upon a man.
God made him in his own image.
What mars that image and stains
it with the counterfeit dye of the
devil? Drink does it.
"Man by nature walks erect and
lifts his forehead to the stars," and
he is crowned lord of creation.
Ob, it is sublime to wYestle with
an evil desire, this mastery of self
by the force of a high resolve and
the power of a mighty will.
"I will; I will; by the help of
God I will."
To him that overcometh, the
tree of life, safety from the second
death, the white stone with the
new name, the morning star, the
white raiment, a pillar in the tem temple,
ple, temple, a seat on the throne with him
in whose name he has conquered.
To him that overcometh.
Then buckle or the armor,
brave heart; stand firm in the
Ah, though you fall ten times,
get up again, battered, bruised,
covered with scars more glorious
than were ever borne by the
earth's greatest warriors, till by
and by, standing erect, your armor
dented and broken,, you shout
Victory! victory! as you hang your
battered armor on the battlements
of heaven, and having fought the
good fight, lay your laurels at the
feet of him through whom you
stand redeemed forever from the
power and dominion of every evil
Airs. Edna Duggnn joined -the
Oca? a Temperance Reform C:uh
Fresh, fat, fine, today by the
quart, gallon, or in the shell, on
ice at L. S. Black's, stall n, city
tidgar P. Allen. Albert Wright.
Allen & Wright,
Attorneys at Law.
Room 3, Merchants' Block,
James s H. Hill,
Attorney at Law,
County Judge's office in Court
T. P. Lloyd,
Attorney at Law,
Will Practicc in all 'Courts.
James D. McConnell,.
Attorney at Law.
Office in First National Bank
Office over First National Bank
A. H. R. Fredrick, M. D.
Physician & Surgeon.
Diseases of Women 'and Children
Office opposite Arlington Hotel..
W. H. Marean, M. D.,
Physician and Surgeon.
Electro-magnetic and Massage
Treatment employed in treating
Chronic Diseases. Diseases of
Women and Children a specialty.
Office, corner of Second and Main
streets. Residence, corner of
; Second and Wutula streets,
Times Are Hard
and you need not deny it. But you will
forget it when you buy Groceries and
General Family Supplies of the
OCALA INVESTING CO.,
They also run a first-class Department
where they do Repairing, Cleaning and
Dyeing-, All work done to order and sat satisfaction
isfaction satisfaction guaranteed.
OCALA INVESTING CO.,
T. N. NQRWOOD,
3 sWi is
T J" .-It! V 1
and Country- Produce.
Stalls 6 and 8 City Market.
OO A !UA iVV.
J. A. Pittman & Go,,
'lfcwSjiJ II lilfuliifi w ,mi I III .4.
Undertakers and Embalsnars.
Dealers in Coffins, Iron and Wood
en Caskets, Burial Outfits.
Charges lower than ever before in
Ocala. Also dealers in all kinds
of Second-Hand Furniture.
Prompt attention given to all
orders by mail or telegram.
Ho for the Beach
The Plant System have on their
summer rates to St. Petersburg,
Tarpon Springs, Clear Witer, and
for points on the east coast, for
rates to all summer resorts call on
F. J. Ruber, Ticket Agent,
Fla. So. Depot, or
C. F. Faikes, City Ticket Agent,
C21X art tlx
Magnolia Barber Shop
For Hair Cutting:
All work done in Moderd. Style and
A. Gk BELL, Proprietor,
West SrSitle of Square.
A. E. HOLLAND,
Local Agent of the American
Detective Agency of Indianapolis,
Ind., undertakes the recovery 61"
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
Vegetables and Fish.
Bring in your Produce and try my
"Lookey Hero Mall!,,
Take the ST A R if yon
want the latest news.
Take vour dinner tomorrow at
Misses Richards & I lallett's. You
will get a good meal for 25 c.
If you want a good c'aily paper.
The Star will suit you..
Subscribe for the Star.
W. H. Chaille,
Board anci Lodging.
Opposite Post Office.
We carry a full line of
Choice and Fancy Groceries
also in con connection a first class
Bread, Cakes and Pies baked
by best Baker in the city.
at rear of store. First class
fare for the local and traveling
public. Give us a trial.
Baptist Witness Building, corner
Fort King ad Osceola street.
n. k. wiLLinns,
Done in Latest. Style. Call
and give me a trial.
Large, cool and comfortable
rooms nicely furnished. Best of
accommodations for the general
ancl traveling public. Rates $1.00
per day or 4.00 per week.
Corner of North Second Street
and Orange avenee.
l s. BLACK,
Stall No. 11. City Market.
ON ICE DAIIX
Fresh water varieties Bream and
Salt water varieties constantly on
Eggs and Poultry,
" Bought and Sold.
Prices cheaper than any in the
Jeweler and Engraver.
At Carlisle's Drug Store
First National Bank Block,
Fine Livery Turnouts and Saddle
Orders by Telephone or otherwise
will receive prompt attention.
?u Kfctf- tens b a
J.N. Edwards & Son,
HAS MOVED HER IMMENSE'
Stock of Millinery Goods
to her old stand on Exposition street,
where she will continue to sell all the
in her line ?.t prices within the reach of
all. She has everything in the Mili Mili-nery
nery Mili-nery line.
Gall and See Her Stock Lj
Dress Making and
Cutting and Fitting a Specialy,
Prices to suit the times.
Call and give us a trial.
Butler Block, first door west
of Fuller and Clark's.
The New Brunswick Restaurant
Misses Richards & Hallett,
Board $3.50 per Week.
Regular Meals 2s Cents.
Hot lunches, coffee, etc., at all
hours f the day and night. Ex
tra dishes served at moderate
near Dukes' Corner b5So8col.
Red Oak House,
Board and Lodg!ig.
Nice, large, airy rooms, best of
table accommodations, pleasant, lo location,
cation, location, one block south from F. Q
& P. depot, on Magnolia street.
Rates from 75c. to $150 per day.
Special rates by the week.
D. S. LITTLE, Prop.,
Ocklawaha Avenue and Main Street.
Opposite Ocala House,
Ocaia, - Kloiujda.
Meals Served f rom
7 a. m. to 9 p.m.
Charges Moderate but Strictly Cash.
Special Orders Extra.
Who is upstairs in the
Large, Cool Rooms
in the Gary Block, is able to please
all customers. Come and see me.
Hair Cuts, Shaving and Shampoo-
ing 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 cla
Colored Barber Shop in the crty.
I have taken charge of my d d-stand
stand d-stand on Exposition St., three
doors west of First National Bank Bank-building
building Bank-building and solicit your patronage,
I am fully prepared to do Shaving;
Hair Cutting a! d Shampooing in
the latest styl Onlv first ch
Oi He BlQflls
men employed. Give me a call
3obanson 36ros proprietors.
Work for Transient Customers Finished Same
Special Prices to Families.
All uoods will be sold for diaries if!
allowed to remain in the office over
Corner flain & South Third Streets.
P. o. ccx
Wm. Gray, the green grocer.
-cnlrl 7,1 chickens, a eeese and 2
P. H. Gillen, who has been sick
tfbr a week, is again at his cases in
Pears, the last cf the season.
Now is the time to fill your empty
fruit jsrs. They are fine and 30c
' fper ptck at Wm. Gray's.
Young Men and Politics.
Kvery Christian in the land
should exercise influence on poli politics.
tics. politics. For what are politics but the
government of the country, and in
ithat every paper, every Christian,
every religious organization must
tiave a strong interest. There are
cnany, I fear, who hay,e very little
practical interest in politics, and
or such the present article is writ writ-Sen
Sen writ-Sen Young men need to be oc occasionally
casionally occasionally reminded that because
they may be citizens of the New
Jerusalem they are on that account
none the less citizens of the Ameri Ameri-can
can Ameri-can republic, and that no man
' serves God aright who does not
take a fair share of political respon responsibility,
sibility, responsibility, a responsibility we have
ty no means discharged when we
have listened to afew speeches by
our favorite candidates or cast a
vote for our adopted party.
Paul bids us do whatever we do
for the glory of God. At the po1 po1-ling
ling po1-ling booth, therefore, we should
vote for the same lofty spirit of
'worship that we bring to the
prayer meeting. We are unfaith unfaithful
ful unfaithful if we do otherwise. The love
-of Christ should constrain us on
election days as on other days.
Jesus Christ on one occasion sat
civer against the treasury and ob observed
served observed those who cast in their sub substance.
stance. substance. Today he sits over against
the ballot box, unseen but equally
bservant. We may forget him in
the excitement cf the election, but
lie will not overlook us. My read readers
ers readers will please observe that I am
writing about politics, not preach preaching
ing preaching K politics. Herein is a wide
v The Christian voung men of our
ccbuntry havt fallen into one of
Cwo errors. Either they have left
politics too much to the control of
Hhose who have no Christian prin
ciple, and have neglected primaries;
or they have been swayed by loy-
si'ty to parry rather than loyalty to
Jesus Christ. How else can we
account tor the evidences of cor corruption
ruption corruption in so many of our large
)oes not the gospel of Christ
demand from us that we look to
hecharacter of the candidate first,
bd second to the party ticket on
vihich his name may appear, am
hdvc we not frequently reversed
this order, or looked only at the
fcket without considering th
ssharicter of him for whom
When we rt member that men
are of more importance to the well
being of the country than pary;
when we recognze that loyalty 10
Jesus Christ in this matter means
loyalty to our beloved land alsv, a
p )litical millennium will dawn, and
te dream cf Macauay in his
' Lays of Rome" will be fulfilled:
'Then none was for a party; t
1 hen all were for the state;
Then the greit man helped th poor.
And the poor man loved the great;
Then lands were faiilv poitioned,
Then spoils were fairly sold;
The Romans were like brothers
In the brave days of old."
F. M. Honneker. wife and little
daughter, Maud, returned Saturday 1 stock.
evening from a month's visit o
friends in Louisville, Ky. Tney
stopped in Atlanta and took in
the fair on their return trip. Mr.
Honneker looks as rosy as a Geor Georgia
gia Georgia apple, and his many friends
are glad to find him again behind
the counters of H. B. Masters'
HITTING ON A PLAN.
To save money is an excellent idea. You couldn't hit on a Let Letter
ter Letter plan than examining' our immense stock of Furniture and
House Furnishing Goods. They are wonders in themselves.
People cannot understand how we can sell them so cheap. The
secret is out: Our immense stock must he reduced. It will he
to .your advantage to give us a call while we are reducing our
oiionocoonononooncsonononK Salt Fish
We ask this repeatedly, because
serious diseases often follow trifling
If you are weak r
ancl centrally ex- g
hausted, nervous, a
have no appetite q
and can't work,
begin at once tak- q
ing the most relia- q
ble strengthening q
medicine, which is r
I keep constantly cn hand
all kinds of provisions, includ
Fruits mid Vegetables,
and ail kinds of Fresh Green
Groceries. I also rtceive
Chickens, Eggs and Ice.
A large supply constantly on
Chicamauga and Chattanooga Na National
tional National Paid, will sell round trip
tickets to Chattanooga ou Sept. iG
to 19 inclusive for only $11.40,
good until Oct. 13, 1895.
LAND OF HOME SEKKKKS' EXCUR EXCURSIONS
SIONS EXCURSIONS TO FLORIDA.
On Septe mber 4th and October
2nd tickets will be sold by the
Plant System to all points in
Florida, limited 20 days, from the
principal Ohio' and "Mississippi
gateways and from points beyond,
at one tare for the round trip.
Brown's Iron Bit Bitters.
ters. Bitters. Benefit comes
Buggies & Harness.
Two highest awards at World's
"Fair for Ntrcntrtti.lleaiii.T and
maw Ir ix years aeo we J
selling direct to Consumers at
wholesale prices. Result: up upward
ward upward f IOO.000 Vehicle Hold
and our factory now the largest
on earth, dealing direct with con-
A rm4ftS3.M. VX pace illustrat. free catal-eim.
ALLIANCE CARRIAGE O.. CINCINNATI, O.
g Dyspepsia, Kidney and Liver g
o Neuralgia, Troubles. 5
o Constipation, Impure Blood, a
g Malaria, Nervous ailments g
o Women's complaints. q
Get only the genuine it has crossed red 3
2 lines on the wrapper. O
g BROWN CHEMICAL CO. BALTIMORE, MD. g
We are doing work to suit the
hard times. Cheapest place in
Cleaning and Repairing j
Hothes. Office i't old express of-1
fice. New York Steam Dye!
William James, the Upstairs
mrber in the Oary lilock,
Has taken a Fall
Hair Cut, 1 5 c.
Shampoo, 1 5 c.
Shave, 10 c.
All work done in first-class style.
Come and give me a trial.
The Ucstairs Rarhpr.
GARY BLOCK, OCALA
Exposition Street, west from
First National Bank.
LADIES DO XOU KKOW
DR. FELIX LE QRUN'S
KIEL (I1SD PEBHYBOYflL PILLS
are the original and only FRENCH, safe and re reliable
liable reliable cure on the market. Price $1.00: ssat by
mail. Genuine Bold only by
ONE WAY SETTLERS' KATES.
On September 4th and October
! 2nd, and on the first Tuesday of
I ... J
eacn month thereafter, until
further advised, one way tickets
will be sold via the Plant System
from principal Ohio and Missis Mississippi
sippi Mississippi River gateways and from
points beyond to principal points
in Florida at a rate of one and one one-half
half one-half cent per mile, counting short
Account Cotton States and In International
ternational International Exposition the Plant
System will sell tickets September
5i"h and I2th, and every day from
September 15th to December icth.
limittd to January 7th, at $18.55.
from Ocala. Also September i6tn
until December 16th, limited
twenty days, at $13.60. Tickets
sold every Tuesday and Thursday
after September i6th to December
24th at 9.90, limited ten days.
KNOX V1LLE, TENN.
September 15th to 16th, the
Plant System will sell tickets to
Knoxville and return account bat battlefield
tlefield battlefield encampment of the Sons Sons-of
of Sons-of Veterans, limited to return Oc October
tober October 10th at $13.10 from Ocala.
For further intormation apply to
14 Mil rUC lflf flAlrof
f ; T T T t r a I Ucalarlouse, I-.C. Alworth, depot
cf Kentucky Horse Breeders' As- ticket agent '0calx epot
sociation at Lexington, Ky., will i
sell round trip tickets to Lexing-i Irortickets to all points, summer
ton on Oct. 7 and 8 for $24.40, good
until Oct. 21, 1895.
rates and the quickest time, call on
or address F. J. Huber, ticket agt.,
Florida Southern depot; C. F.
iires city ticket agen Ocala
On account of the Grand Army
f the Republic at Louisvihr, Ky., House; H. G. Haycraft, traveling
vili sell round trip tickets tf Lou- passenger agent, Ocala; F. M.
sville n Sept. 8, 9, 10 and 1 1 for 'Jolly, division passenger agent,
ly $1780, g-oa tmtil Oct. 5, Tampa; B W. Wren n, general pas pas-195.
195. pas-195. senger agent, Savannah, Ga.; H.
C. ?IcFadden, assistant general
On account of ded'eation of the passenger agent, Savannah, Ga.