Vol. I.--No. 158.
OCALA, FLORIDA, DECEMBER I3, 1895.
Price Five Cents
PUBLISHED EVERY DA V IN THE WEEK EXCEPTING SUNDAY.
OCALA GHORAL bOCIETY.
Tbc Ocala Choral Society has
become one of the permanent insti institutions
tutions institutions of our city. It is well offi officered
cered officered and has, in its membership o
more than thirty, some excellent
talent. It has been meeting fo?
the past six months in the Baptist
Witness Hall for instruction and i
practice. Prof. C. T. Sowden, the
musical director, is an adept as a
choral instructor, and the society
is highly fortunate in securing his
valuable service. Under his lead leadership
ership leadership the society gave a grand
concert in the opera house last
night to the perfect delight of the
large and intelligent audience pres present.
ent. present. There were thirteen male
and nineteen female voices in the
class. They are among the first
young men and women of our city
and made a fine appearance on the
stage. The Star congratulates
Ocala on having such a splendid
array of musical talent. The pro program
gram program contained a high order of
music which was rendered with
thrilling effect, the audience show showing
ing showing appreciation by loud applause
and frequent encores. The solo
by Miss M. II. Gamsby was ex exquisitely
quisitely exquisitely beautifu1. Messrs. W.
M. Dale, D. S. Woodrow and F.
H. Clarke each sang a solo which
swept the audience. These gen gentlemen
tlemen gentlemen possess rare gifts as solo
COL. DEN HAM HURT. j
I Temperance- Column.
Wednesday at 5 p. m., while the By the Qcaia Temperance Reform Club.
engine wo& uuuj aume 2wiiciiiiJ& Rev. J. P. Hiiburn and Isaac Stevens, Editors
in the yard at Grove Park, an acci accident
dent accident happened to some part of the
machinery of the engine, which al allowed
lowed allowed a quantity of hot steam to
Col.W. B. Denham was standing
close to the engine, and was veay
painfully scalded, and is confined
to his room.
Although suffering considerably
he is out of danger.
Col. Denham is superintendent
of the fourth and sixth divisions of j
the Plant System, and is one ot
The Clnb meets every Sunday afternoon at
o'clock in Temperance Hail. The Public
THE MEN THEY PEAK AND HATE j
Liberty Bell, on organ of the I
liquor tradr, avs: "We have every'
respect for a ministerof the gospel
who attends to his business, Manv I
of these we believe are sincere in
their belief. It is their dutv
- OPTICAL GOODS.
Gleaning, Repairing and Engraving.
Guaranteed First-Class Work.
North Side Square, Ocala, Ha.
preach, and so long as they preach i
salvation we don't care; but when-1
about the j
i ever tney
1 t 1 3 A- 1 "'
me oest Known ana roobt pojjuwr liquor traffic and gambling and QT
horse racing-, and about saloons1!
officials of the System.
He is noted as one of the kind
est hearted and most obliging off!
cials on the road.
$ 16,500.37 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
Geo. K. Campbell and Tom
Wright of Lake Wtir were in the
city today on business. Mr.
Campbell made us a pleasant call.
He is one of our very best men.
If any of our readers wish to spend
a few weeks on beautiful Lake
Weir, we refer them ro Mr. Camp- Ocala and we are glad to say the
increasing who have
being the curse of the conntry.con conntry.con-demn
demn conntry.con-demn dancing and such like
innocent amusements, it's
time for a halt to tbe
called on I hem. But there is, a
class of preachers and we are
sorry to say their number is in increasing
creasing increasing who are not content to
stop at this, but have the audacity
to declare from the pulpit that no
man can consistently seive the
Lord and vote with any political
party that does net in its platform
condemn our business; these are
the men we fear and hate."
Yes, there are some preachers in
Post of flee Drug1 Store
Drugs, Chemicals, Patent Medicines,
Fancy Goods, Stationery, &c, -Soda
Water and Ice Cream.
Physician's Prescriptions CorcfuIIy Compounded.
All natrons of the Ocala Steam
The Misses M. H. Gamsby, j Laundry are invited to visit on
Maud Reardon, Minnie Nash and
L. Gamsby, the lady quartette,
rendered "Spring Song" with
marked skill and sweetness, which
called forth a hearty encore from
The male quartette, Messrs.
Clarke, Dale, Culien and Wood Wood-row,
row, Wood-row, scored a high mark on the
rendition of "Oh Hush thee, My
Babie." The entertainment was
pronounced a brilliant success by
all in attendance. One of the
interesting features of the evening
was the short, but eloquent ad address
dress address of Mayor Reardon. He
has the Happy faculty of knowing
just what to say on all occasions.
He felt proud of the Ocala Choral
Society and urged the people to
give it liberal patronage. The
object of these public entertain entertainments
ments entertainments is to elevate the musical
tone of our community and pro procure
cure procure funds to defray the incidental
expenses of the society. The
next entertainment will likely
come off some time in January
and vill consist of the rendition
of the "The Pirates of Penzance'
We trust Oca?ans will show their
appreciation of this home institu institution
tion institution by giving it a fu;l house.
Wednesday and Thursday after
noons and see how laundry work is
Don't forget Col, Hickman's
lecture on temperance in the Bap Baptist
tist Baptist Witness Hall next Monday
evening at 7:30. Let every body
turn out to hear this distinguished
orator. Admission free.
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.
"the audacity" to condemn politi political
cal political parties and men who support
the liquor traffic.
Of caurse the saloon men and
the devil too "hate," if they do
not "fear," them.
But it is enough to have the ap approval
proval approval of God and good men.
The preacher who is not out and
out for temperance in this age is a
G. A L WORTH & CO.
You are cross1. Perhaps your
feet are pinched by ill fitting
shoes. Get a comfortable pair from
Rowell and be good-natured again.
Willie Finch, Tom Thompson
and Chas. Brown came down yes yesterday
terday yesterday from the Lake City Agri
cultural Colleere to visit their
Fine Fresh Oysters every day at
L. S. Black's, 25c per quart. Stall
1 1, city market.
You can carry 31000 to $5000
for $24 to $30 per year in the Na National
tional National Protective Legion. F. C. W.
Williams, organizer, Mitchell BIk
RATES TO KEY WEST.
The fare to Key West on ac
count of the state firemen's tourna tournament
ment tournament is one and one-fourth fare for
the round trip on all railroads in
Mrs. F. P. Gaffney will give a
"Faggott party" to the L. T. L.
this evening at her residence in
the southern portion of the city. f frQm the ate world-s fain
The ladies of the Baptist church Be on the lookout for this.
give an oyster supper and musicale
j SOMETHING FOR NOTHING
Next Tuesday evening the ad advance
vance advance agent of "A Breezy Time"
company will give an open air ster ster-eopticoh
eopticoh ster-eopticoh entertainment on one of
cur 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
3obanson Bros., Ipiopnetors,
Work for Transient Customers Finished Same
Special Prices to Families.
lr Carpet cleaning- and lace curtains a
Telephone No. 12.
on new year's eve. On the even- i Portraits in all styles, and photo-
ing of Christmas day the popular 2raPhs fon,1!:n1e. ca Cf.nie t0 -fe
4. i ; size, at Gottlieb s. Studio opposite
cantata "Santa Claus and Mother UIpntr7(mo Hotel
Goose will be rendered by the :
young people of the Baptist Sun-1 Aiex. Mclntyre, C. D. Masscy
day school. j and Tex Martin havo returned
TvTi'cc ciKn. WMfiri T-f T,vnri ? from Jacksonville. where thev
last night from a several weeks were called to attend United
visit tn Misses Vnm and ri;v States COUrt,
Dekel in Thomasville, Ga., bring- j n r warit t see tt dis.
j ing these two young ladies with j Dav qf Ilandfcerchk-f and Neck-
her, who will spend some time vis- j tier, examine J. A. Howell's show
iting in the city. j window, and see a truly artistic j
j display arranged by the expert win- j
, - f s cither ssddie horse, busrv or car- Clarence :cJ vitn the rame
Key West $13 for the round tup j riacrCf at reasonable prices, call at ; f. A. Rowell beauM'tilly worked in
by steamer, which includes meals j E. B Richardson's stables, and he'reckties in all colors of
ana cenn. un saie jan; 20 anu 23. 1 win accommcaate you. Dow, ;i
e OCALA NEW
Thursday, Dec. eS2th.
A Full Line of Toys, Games, Wagons, Vases, Cups'
and Saucers, Fancy Goods and All Kinds of
(mas Goods and Fire Works
Low Grade Prices
Repairing and Engraving
All Work Guaranteed at E
Merchants' Block, Ocala, Fla,.
J. G. Spurlin, Don Mclver and
y. F. Frierson, in company with
two little colored boys and a "dorg"
went out possom hunting last
night, about three miles from the
city. They met with reasonably
good success, having treed a cat or
two and captured a big fat possum.
Our flash light picture man says
that the crowd dodged around in
the woods so fast that it was im impossible
possible impossible to get views of them all,
and so decided on Mr. Spurlin as
his victim. The following illistra illistra-tion
tion illistra-tion was taken as he was chasing
what he supposed to be the object
of his search, but which proved to
be a cat:
Not long after this they succeed succeeded
ed succeeded in getting a possum up this tree:
This is the way he looked when
he saw his victim, as they shined
his eyes with a big pine knot light.
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After cutting the tree and cap capturing
turing capturing the "roast," they landed in
a. m. and retired to their respect respective
ive respective homes for a little rest and to
dream of th ir feast on "possom
and sweet taters."
The following is the way our
Hash-light mm found one of
them resting when he called around
to see if they were all alive this
We have- not learned whether
they have "hiked him brown" yet
or not, but hope they will have a
"rousing good time" feasting on
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.
in r 1k ( I
V V I
Ocala House Barber Shop
Barbers' Supplies for Sale.
Cosmetics, Brilliantine, Colognes,
Bay Rum, Combs, Tonics, Razors
and Fixtures will be sold cheap
Hair Cutting, Shaving, Sham Shampooing,
pooing, Shampooing, and Dyeing, all done with
neatness and dispatch, and in the
C. V. McCoy, Prop.
Furnished rooms and lodging for
ladies and gentlemen on Exposi Exposition
tion Exposition street,. two blocks west of
' DYE WORKS
We are doing work to suit the
hard times. Cheapest place in
Cleaning and Repairing
clothes. Office in old express of office.
fice. office. New York Steam Dye
MRS. M. E. HODGE,
Dress Making and General Sewing.
All.Cuttlng:, Sewing and Fitting done in the Latest Style, at the Lowest Prices and
on short notice.
"Rooms LI pstalrs, North Side Square. Ocala, Fla.
New Fall riillinery Goods,
is carrying a beautiful line of
w ana spsn in
, Gall and examine
This has long been needed by
the white ladies and gentlemen of
this city. But now we can save
them many hours of hunting ser servants
vants servants or workmen of every kind
by applying at this office. Also
phosphate or railroad men who
need hands by coming or writing:
to the New York Steam Dye
Works, Ocala, Fla. P. O. Box
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-,
Janta as follows: Rund trip to At-
Innfn nn qsIp rlmKr fnr T 5 CC crnnrl
j until January 7 1896; on sale daily
$1300, good twentv days irom
date of sale; on sale Tuesdays and
Thursdays $9.90, good ten davs
from date of sale. For the quick quickest
est quickest time to Atlanta and all other
points call on C. F. Faires, citv
ticket agent, Ocala House, or F. J,
Huber, ticket agent, Florida
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.
Fine fresh water fish today on
ice at L. S Black's, stall No. 11,
Fifty cents is a small sura, but
nevertheless you can purchase a
ticket to the concert for that
Send your carpets to the Oca)
Steam Laundry and hare them
cleaned, which is cheaper than to
buy new ones.
A ood chance to "propose"
would be Thursday evening on
your way home from the Choral
if you want it done neat and
at Reasonable prices.
A Larger and More Complete line of Fashionable Clothing
lias never been shown in the city and those in want of winter
raiments would do well to call and inspect
Who also carries a complc line of Gents
Caps and Underwear to suit the season.
Pattern Hats and Everything
goods and get prices.
Cheap Rates to Atlanta for
Teachers and Pupils of Ali Schools
via Plant System. Upon written
application of the principal the
Plant System will sell tickets of
25 or more on one-ticket, covering:
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 davs limit. If you are
going to Atlanta or any oher
point, don't fail to see or write to
C. F. Eiires, city ticket aent,
Ocala House, or F. J. Huber,
Florida Southern depot.
A Rioted Specialist.
Prepared by Education, Developed
by Experience and Rewarded
Will Visit Ocala Regularly.
Dr. W. T. S. Vin Vin-a
a Vin-a nt, founder of the
whi h !er h s nam
oriinat r of the lx:st
ln wn end rrjost ad advanced
vanced advanced system of
treatment for C hronic
Disc ses, is a medical
Si eciali-t of ac nowl-
ge"? success, who hrs
I 1 1 1 u .1
a decree ot perfection and ability in the diagnosis
and treatment of this class f affection, which
enables him to locife diseases of the most ob-scar-,
difficult and obs'inate charicter, and de decide
cide decide whether curable or not, in almost every in instance.
stance. instance. NEW METHODS OF TREATMENT
discovered by him, thro 'gh original investigation
extensive rehear h, and cirefui experimen' have
placed in his hans almost inf-ilhable remedies
for the cure of mny of our most dangerous
chronic diseases. Dr. Vin ent has on file proba probably
bly probably a longer list of testimonials cf cures thin any
other specialist in the tate. He is parti ularly
well known througho -t the United States and
Canada as th originator of
THE IMPERIAL RUPTURE CURE.
This g an -i treatment is safe, speedy, painless
and reuninent, o oper'tion, m cuttin?-, no de detention
tention detention from basin s no c ire, no pay.
Sufferers re requ-stel o refe' to Jackson vil'e
papers f r testimonials cif cure.
Or. Vincent has deci la l to visit cala every
fou't-en d tys u iiw the er. 'onsult him at
the Ucala House from iiamtoSpm,
Monday, December 2, 1895.
Rooms ctrictlv Pri ate. All rubble cases of
Cat -rh. Nose, Th'st, ar d un Diseases. Eve
and Ear, Stomach, I-ier and Kidneys, Gravel,
Rheumtis'n. -al sis, euralgi Mervous nd
Heart Hiseass. Blooind lin Dis-.-ases, Co -sunvtioni't
early stages, Diseases f Ll-tdd"r
and Female Organs. S-xu A We-kness a-d pri private
vate private disas3s skiUfuUv treid. We undertake
no incurrble cases, but cure tho;san.is given up
Consultation frc? and Confidential.
Headquarters 317 Main St., Jac'csonville, Fla.
ji;irC,trtf rttsune a well-earned
fr&'rt&Vzy A V-t si tfewi?! retutati-n bec-se of
Sw?.fZ&5l years of exi erience
Mmyfil'lf stant special rractice:
sWy7:-A wViW associated with cery
XWV -J' lit! ,.rm of chronic dis-
Another Carload of Rough Lumber, which gives us a
complete Yard Assortment, which, with our full supply of
Moulding, Flooring, Ceiling, S'ding, 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.
Dry Goods, Notions
FINE DRESS GOODS,
Laces and Embroidery,
Trunks and Valises.
Agents for Buttericks Patterns
OUR MOTTO: We study to please our customers.
Ocala, : : : : : Florida.
Keeps on hand a full line of Choice Family Groceries and. Country
Produce. Groceries a-e 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. e
Open the Year Round.
Special Rates by the Week.
Free Sample Rooms.
The Star, 50c pr Montli.
the stock at
E. E. Converse, Manager.
9 11 uvua
WOOD. I WQPJR.I
I am bqw; prepare4r to furnish
Wood to any parties in the
city on short notice. In,
sending in, your Qrder be sure
and state the kind" of wood
you want. Order-boxes at
Wm. Gray's, Fuller. & Clark's
and Gascow Smith's. Don't
forget, I furnish the best
wood in town.
T. C. BAILEY,
South Orange and Lime.
R. D. Fuller,
A new business, especially for
ladies' goods. All kinds of silks,
satins and woolen gopds, and this
is the latest improvement for dry
leaning of clothes. We guar guarantee
antee guarantee satisfaction, and all orders
out of the city get prompt atten-
ion with short notice. The New
York Steam Dye Works, Ocala.
Fla., opposite Ocala House. P.O.
flTEST nUSICHL HISTKUnEtlT OUT
PLAYS HUNDREDS OF
EVERY" AGE AND
Artistic Musical Arrangement
Combined with a most Remarkable
the "RBQ-INA" the Favorite of the
For the Purpose of Advertising our New and
E.ajiinb L.aa of Oirisboas & Holiday Goods.
For every Fifty cents worth of Goods, including Jewelry, pur purchased
chased purchased from us for Cish, we wi 1 give a Check. When Two Thou Thousand
sand Thousand of the-je Checks hive been given away, the person holding the
greatest number of C necks ge's this elegant prize. We have just
bough: direct 'from tne Manufacturers an elegant line of Gold, Gold,
-Gold FilleJ, Gold Front, Ro led Gold Plate. Roman Gold Front and
Plate" and Sterling Jewelry in all the Latest Styles.
COME AND HEAR THE "REQINA" PLAY.
x0CALA GOMMERGIAL & BAZAR, COMPANY, l
F P GADSON, Manager.
.Dry Goods, Notions and House Furnishings, Etc.
ASSIGNEE S SALE.
The entire Condon stock con consisting
sisting consisting of watches, clocks, jewelry,
silverware and optical goods,
pianos, organs, violins, mandolins,
guitars, banjos, autoharps and all
kinds of musical instruments,
strings and trimmings, sewing
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 this 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 be
disposed of as rapidly as possible.
Next door to post office, Ocala,
R. A Hall, practical Painter and
Paperhanger, G'az'er and Kalso
miner. Box 296, Ocala, Fia.
TOURISTS & SPORTSMEN
And health-seekers. I am pre prepared
pared prepared to board a limited number of
guests at my residence on S
Mirrins river, four miles from Ho Horn
rn Horn isassi and three miles from the
gu'f. Best of fishing and oysters
Hunting and b at accommoda accommodation.
tion. accommodation. Fish and oysrs always on
the table. Address E. F. Wheeler,
Three nice rooms for rent oppo oppo-ite
ite oppo-ite Episcopal church. Enquire at
I keep constantly on hand
all kinds of provisions, includ including
ing including Fish,
Fruits and Vegetables,
and all kinds of Fresh Green
Groceries. I also receive
Chickens, Eggs and Ice.
A large supply constantly on
Exposition Street, west from
First National Bank.
POPULAR AIRS OF
a3 well as a Clear Melodious Tone,
Sounding Capacity, is fast Makincr
Music Appreciating Public.
MARION OPERA HOUSE.
Jacob Israel, Manager.
Thursday Dec. 19, fis2.r
Fdtz & Webster
n MEEZT TinE.
TUNED UP TO DATE.
Wove! and Original.
-"The Trilby Burlesque'
"The Tennis Quintette."
"The Bowery Pets."
"The Bicvcle Swells."
-'Our Latest: The Turkish
N. B. Look out for our big
open air free show by Advance
Brigade No. 2.
Tuesday Evening December 19tli
Reserved Seats 4?!. 00,
General Admission 50c.
Seats on. Sil& at Ocila News Depot.
William James, the Upstairs
Barber in the Gary iBiock,
Has taken a Fall
Hair Cut, 15 c.
Shampoo, 15 c.
Shave, 10 c.
All work Hone in first-class style.
Come and give me a trial.
The Upstairs Barber,
GARY BLOCK, OCALA
Buggies & Harness
Two highest awards at World"
Fair for Sti-eng-tli, Beauty an
Io w I'rJees. Bix years age w
!ifcarltd the Deaie'r and bf?a;
selling direct to Consumers n
wholesale prices. Result: ui
ward f IOO.OOO Vehicle
and our factory now the large?
suraers. Send for our mammotl
page illutrat. fre c:itn!eri-
ALLIAMCt. CARRIAGE n.. CINCINNATI. O
COMMERCIAL COLLEGE OF KENTUCKY UNIVEP.SITI
&A.Vedal av.ardt.td I'm .Smith at World's Fair
ji5o.it-Keepitie. Business. Shurt-haml.Tvt-
13 ltf;;hcr. looOOnMiiMesio l'.usirit.s,. Beoin now.
Ai ires. VJLi;UU 11. SMITH, Pres'i. Lexlnctou, Kr,
"A" t!r(Ir. 14.
Steamer Astatula will commence
to run Tuesday, Nov. 26, making
one trip a week, leaving Silver
Springs 11:30 a.m. tor .faiatka.
Sickets and reservations can be
had by applying to C. F. Faires,
city ticket agent Plant System,
You can make twelve elegant
Xraas presents to twelve of your
relatives and best friends bv sit sitting
ting sitting NOW for a dozen of Gott Gottlieb's
lieb's Gottlieb's unexcelled photographs.
Studio opposite Montezuma.
CHANGE OF SCHEDULE
Of the Plant System.
Leave Ocala 4:5 c a.m. for Tampa
and all intermediate points.
Leave Ocala 8:10 a.m. for Dun Dun-n
n Dun-n el Ion.
Leave 12:05 p.m. for all points
north, west and for Tampa, con connecting
necting connecting with through sleeper at
Juliette for Atlanta and St. Louis.
Leave 2:55 p.m. for Tampa,
Punta GorcU, Sr. Petersburg and
Leave 12:40 p. m. for Gaines Gainesville,
ville, Gainesville, Palatka, Jacksonville and all
points north and west.
Leave 1:50 p.m. for Tavares,
Brooksville, and intermediate
F J. Huber, ticket agent, Fla
S. depot. C. F. Faires, city tick ticket
et ticket 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.
G. F. .William?, Prop'r
-ELL FOUNDRY CO., NoaTHviuus. iviica.
and Country Produce.
Stalls 6 and 8 City Market.
J. A. Pittman & Co.,
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. 11. City Market.
FRESHWATER FBI ON-ICE DAttY.
Fresh water varieties Bfeam and
Salt water varieties constantly on
Country Produce, -Eggs
Bought and Sold.
Also a full line of fresh meat, sau sausage,
sage, sausage, salt fish and outside oysters
always in stock, very cheap for
A. H. It. Fredrick, M. D.
Physician & Surgeon.
Diseases of Women and Children
Office opposite Arlington Hotel.
We carry a full line of
CHOICE AND FANDY GROCERIES
a!s in connection a first class
Bread, Cakes and Pies baked
by best Biker in the city.
at rear of store. First class
fare for the local and traveling
public. Give us a trial.
. El Edwards
Baptist Witness Building, corner
Fort King and Osceola street.
J aines H. Hill,
Attorney at Law.
County Judge's office in Court
Office over First National Bank
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
Large, cool and comfortable
rooms nicely furnished. Best of
accommodations for the general
and traveling public. Rates 1.00
per day or $4.00 per week.
Corner of North Second Street
and Orange avenee.
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-ctass 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,
Board and 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 cityv
I have taken charge of my old
stand on Exposition St., three
doors west of First National Bank
building and solicit your patronage.
I am fully prepared to do Shaving,
Hair Cutting a w) Shampooing in
the latest styl Only first class
men employed. Give me a call
T. P. Lloyd,
Attorney at Law,
Will Practicc in all Courts.
James D. McOonneil,
Attorney at Laiv.
Office in First National Bank
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IN AND ABOUT THE TOWN.
Some Things You Know and Some
Things You Don't Know,
Advertise in tne tar.
The weather continues cold.
Nice Florida oranges at Gray's.
A. B. McCaa of Fia. is in the
Plenty of oysters at Gray's today.
No mayor's court again this
Fit Sale. A $15 Kodak for $ 10
Mrs Nettie Smith of Atlanta is
in the city.
Ed L. Grccr cf Savannah is in
Keep vour bonds warm. "Buy a j
Dair ot Gloves lrcm Rowel J. & t
C. Helen of Baltimore is in the
Fine Cedar Key oysters toCay
J. M. Jackson of Jacksonville is
in the city.
Underwear I Underwear ! Un Underwear
derwear Underwear ! J. A. Rowell
R. B. Wolseby cf Jacksonville
is in the city.
Young chickens cheap constant constantly
ly constantly on hand at Wm. Gray's.
E. M. Henderson of Candler is
in the city.
A pood Four-ply Linen Collar at
Rowell's for 15c, 2 for 25c.
J. C. Graham of Ladago, Ala., is
at the Montezuma.
The Imperial scarf makes a neat,
attractive tie. Rowell keeps them.
Prof. J. W. Paine, of The
Meadow is in the city.
You want a nice Hat. Buy it at
the Big Store get it at Rowell's.
Ed Clifford of the "Breezy
Time" troupe is in the city.
Stamping on any surface at
short notice. East of armory bldg.
Mr. .Robodan and wife of New
York are at the Montezuma.
Go to Mrs, Lambert to have
stamping, fancy work and painting
done promptly. East of armory.
J. F. Ro'lins of Jacksonville is in
town registered at the Montezuma.
Gall on F. G. P. Weihe at his
new quarters in the Montezuma
block, for nice Christmas jewelry.
F. D. Mason of New York, an
old Ocalan is in town visitiDg
Decoration, painting, etc for
Xma: presents. East, of armory
A. C. Pool, M. D, and wife of
Baltimore arrived in the city yes yesterday.
terday. yesterday. Embroidery done to "order at
reasonable rates for Christmas.
Cottage east of armory building.
Mr. McKleinle and wife of Bal Baltimore
timore Baltimore are among the pleasure
seekers in the city.
Robert Taylor, the new freight
.agent at the Florida Southern de
pot, is on the sick list.
For style, benuty and finish
Rowell's 2.50 Shoe eclipses all
other f. Get a pair.
Wanted a jood second hand
typewriter. Cheap for cash apply
at this office.
Mrs. S. J. Dodson of Sumnier Sumnier-field
field Sumnier-field came np today to visit her
son, M. F. Dodson, for a few dys.
We are partial to China Goods,
therefore bought a large job that
we offtr to cur customers at very
low prices. The Bazar Store.
Davidson & Van Ecliop,
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Drugs will either serve your pur purpose
pose purpose or the y will not. Either they
are worth taking or they are not.
There is do middle ground. Intrust
your prescriptions only to careful
and competent parties. Exper Experience,
ience, Experience, teaches all. Only compe competent
tent competent and experienced prescript prescript-ionists
ionists prescript-ionists are allowed to fill prescrip prescriptions
tions prescriptions and family receipes at the
Anti-Monopoly Diug Store.
First National Bank Building.
Mrs. Batty, proprietress of the
Montezuma, has bien confined to
her room for several days with
Holiday goods at hard time
prices at Weihe's, the jeweler.
Under Montezuma Hotel.
Frank W. Cole, the all around
hustling traveling freight agent of
the Plant System, is in the city on
Nice Sweet Potatoes at 50 and
55 cents per bushel at William
Walter Hawkins of Jacksonville,
the enterprising traveling agent of
the Southern Railway, is in town
registered at the Ocala House.
The National Protective Legion
pays $1$ per week to members in
case of sickness or disability.
Fresh Venison and Fine Salt
Fish-Roe just received at L S.
Black's, stall 1 1, city Market.
Mr. and Mrs. Ed Holder of
Anita came up yesterday afternoon
to attend the concert and will
visit in the city for a few days.
Fresh oysters on ice will be
found every day now at Wm.
A big line of Cloaks and Capes,
and we never miss a sale. The
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,
child ren 2Zc.. adults cc.
Get the baby a pair of pretty
So!e Shoes. They are stylish.
Rowell sells them.
For Rent. A ten-room house.
Hot and cold bath, two blocks
from square. Apply to H. G. Hay Hay-craft
craft Hay-craft at city ticket office of Plant
' 'flu. l IA i Ife
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"Wo aro opening up
stock of Crockery ever brought to this city. All we ask
inspection of our stock before buying-. Prices ......
Prices Lower Than The Lowest.
Dealers in Real Estate,
Having just received a full line of the
latest styles of fall millinery we are now
ready to please the ladies. All we ask Iz
for you to ca.ll and see us.
Thanking you for past favors,- I am
Mrs. C. A. Brown.
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in our new store tlie
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lor rent: Collections promptly made; Safe Loans
placed on improved real estate: first class referan referan-ces
ces referan-ces j;iven for reliability and promptness.
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