The Ocala evening star

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Title:
The Ocala evening star
Uniform Title:
Ocala Evening Star
Alternate Title:
Evening star
Star
Physical Description:
v. : ; 61 cm.
Language:
English
Publisher:
Porter & Harding
Place of Publication:
Ocala, Fla.
Ocala Fla
Publication Date:
Frequency:
daily (except sunday)
daily
normalized irregular

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Newspapers -- Ocala (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Marion County (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Genre:
newspaper   ( marcgt )
newspaper   ( sobekcm )
Spatial Coverage:
United States -- Florida -- Marion -- Ocala
Coordinates:
29.187778 x -82.130556 ( Place of Publication )

Notes

Dates or Sequential Designation:
Began in 1895; ceased in 1943.
General Note:
Description based on: Vol. 1, no. 5 (June 24, 1895).
Funding:
Funded by NEH in support of the National Digital Newspaper Project (NDNP), NEH Award Number: Project #00110855

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University of Florida
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University of Florida
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Full Text
Vol. I.--No. 194.

PUBLISHED EVERY DAY IN THE WEEK EXCEPTING SUNDAV.

AN APPEAL FOR HELP.

."But whoso hath this world's
good, and seeth his brother have
need, and shutteth up his bowels of
compassion from him, how dwell dwell-eth
eth dwell-eth the love of God in him ?" I.
John 3 : 17.
Mrs. Story, the destitute stran
ger with consumption, who is Jiv Jiving
ing Jiving in the old Methodist parson parsonage,
age, parsonage, needs attention more than I
am phys'cally able to give her.
Mrs. Adams, whom our Relief
Society takes care of, and who has
a room adjoining Mrs. Story's, is
very kind, and does all she can;
but she is old and very feeble and
afflicted herself, and has not the
strength to do everything for her herself.
self. herself. Hence we ought not to ex expect
pect expect her to have this care.
There being a Relief Society
here, attended to by only a few
ladies, does not exempt the other
citizens from a duty in cases of
distress and suffering. The Relief
Society has not funds to hire a
nurse or buy meals. All the
money we have to use is the dues
patd by about eight or ten gentle gentlemen.
men. gentlemen. The Arlington house gave her
board for two days; Mrs. Wyatt
gav : her a sheet and pillow case
from the Arlington; Mrs. Ted
Munroe gave a sheet and pillow;
Mrs. Batty of the Montezuma ho hotel
tel hotel gives her soup every day; Mrs.
Herbert Anderson took her some something
thing something to eat on Christmas eve.
She needs cooked meals and a
little attention.
Now, will the ladies of Ocala al allow
low allow her to suffer? (My health is
so poor that I fear I shall be com compelled
pelled compelled to resign my place in the
Reliel Society.)
She also needs a physician to
give her some attention.
Who of our worthy physicians
will volunteer to give her some at attention
tention attention and wait for his pay until
the life to come, when he will hear
his Master say, "Well done, good
and faithful servant; enter thou
into the joy of thy Lord."
Mrs. E. B. Richardson,
President Ladies' Relief Society.
Ocala, Dec. 28, 1895.
A PRECOCIOUS CHILD.
A Star reporter overheard Col.
J. J. Hickman reading a letter
from his wife, who is now in Mis
souri, and caught the following
paragraph about what his little
three-and-a-half -year -old grand granddaughter
daughter granddaughter Catherine said to her
papa last Sunday morning about
going to church:
"Catherine came in and asked
her papa if he would go with her
and mamma to church. Pie said,
'No.' She said, 'Why, papa, all
the men go with their wives to
church. I saw them there Lst
Sunday, and if you don't go all the
little girls will think I have no
papa, for their papas go with them
to church.' He said, 'You tell the
little girls you have a papa at
home:' 'No,' she said, 'I won't do
that. I will just tell them you are
dead.'
This is a pretty good sermon,
and might be used with good effect
by, some little girl in Ocala. The
Good Book says, "And a little
rhild shall lead them."

L. T. L. CONTEST,

The literary contest and musical
entertainment at Witness hall last
evening under the auspices of the
Loyal Temperance Legion of this
place was quite well attended and
the excellent program proved en enjoyable
joyable enjoyable as well as profitable to
those present.
Ppromptly at 8 o'clock the per performance
formance performance began with a very fine
piano solo entitled "The Meadow
Dance," by B, E. Mark. A selec selection
tion selection of music by the Legion was
followed by the invocation by Rev.
J. P. Hilburn. After the rally
song by the Legion the contest
performances began with a recita-
tion by Miss Mary Bui), entitled
"A Stray Sunbeam." It was ren rendered
dered rendered in a most effective manner
and was heartily applauded.
"The Convict's Solilcquv by
Anna Luramis, was also well ren rendered
dered rendered and received well merited
applause.
The closing contest performance
was a recitation by Miss Grace
Gaffney, entitled "The Watches of
the Night." This was a most en en-tertaining
tertaining en-tertaining performance, in which
the speaker displayed rare talent
as an elocutionist.
A very pleasing duet by Miss
Daisy Moore and Mr. Hilburn was
followed by a very interesting pa paper
per paper by Henry Stevens. The re report
port report of the judges, composed of
Rev. J. C. Porter, editor of the
Baptist Witness, F. E. Harris, ed editor
itor editor of the Banner, and J. A.
Mellon, was found to be in favor
of Miss Gaffney, who was present presented
ed presented with a handsome silver medal
in a neat speech by Col. J. J.
Hickman.
Three very interesting tableaux
entitled 'The Night Before Christ Christmas
mas Christmas in a Drunkard's Home."
"Christmas Morning in a Drunk Drunkard's
ard's Drunkard's Home," and "Christmas
Morning in a Prohibition Home,"
ended the program. Another sim similar
ilar similar entertainment will be given in
three weeks, in which the male
members of the Legion will con contest.
test. contest. At the Presbyterian church to tomorrow
morrow tomorrow the services will be as fol follows:
lows: follows: Sunday school at 9:30 a.m.
Preaching by the pastor at 11 a.m.
ana 7 p.m. lviorning suDject,
"Life a Shadow." Evening, "Last
King of Judah." Seats free, i
Strangers welcome. j
At the First Methodist church
tomorrow the services will be as j
follows: Sunday school at 9:301
a. m. Preaching by the pastor,
Rev. J. P. Hilburn, at n a.m. and
7 p.m. Epworth League -at 6 p.m.
All seats are free and strangers
are especially invited.
bervices at the J53ptist church j
tomorrow as follows : Sunday
school, 9:35 a.m.; morning service,
11 a.m,; B. Y. P. U., 6 p.m.; even evening
ing evening service, 7 p.m. Subject for
morning sermon, "Time;" for
evening sermon, "Habit."
On new Year's eve, Dec. 31, the
ladies of the "Baptist church will
serve supper, consisting of quail
on toast, oysters and other delica
cies of the season, from 5 p.m., in
the store next to Mr. Ro well's.

Additional Locals,

F. Johanet returned to the
mines at Luraviile yesterday after
spending Christmas with his fam family.
ily. family. The Ocala Steam Laundry will
be glad to have all of its patrons
call and see the way goods are
handled and be convinced that the
best of care is taken of goods.
Mis Margarette Jackson of In Inverness
verness Inverness is visiting Miss Mamie
Griffin at the residence of J. A.
Pittrnan.
When you go home at night,
! tired, rest your weary feet
in a
J pair of House Slippers from Row-
ell's, and you'll find home life more
pleasant.
The following telegram was re received
ceived received here this morning: "Satur "Saturday
day "Saturday and Sunday showers today or
tonight, fair. Sunday, warmer.
George W. L. Curtis of Catskill,
N. Y., is in town on a pleasure
trip and may be found at the Ocala
house.
For Re;it. 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
System.
Capt. W. C. Zimmerman, the
popular clerk of the circuit court
of Citrus county, paid the brick
city a visit yesterday.
i
All patrons of the Ocala Steam
Laundry are invited to visit on
Wednesday and Thursday after afternoons
noons afternoons and see how laundry work is
done.
Mrs. Wis, Anderson gave a de
lightful reception to a few of her
friends at her home on Fort King
avenue last night.
A grocery store for sale, well
located and doing a good business.
Will sell at very low price. Call on
oraddres? Lancaster & Mellon,
Room 2, Gary block.
In the absence of Tax Collector
! Pooser the management of the of-
who is fully competent rto dis
charge the duties of the office.
$16,500.37 paid to 44 members
by the National Protective Legion
on Oct. 16, 1895. Their coupons
having matured for th first five
Lrvjncr
vears perioa, lney won vvnile
A letter received by an Ocala
lady from a Wend in Kissimmee
savs- "Thank you for sending me
the Star. I like it. It is a high
toned, moral paper.
t h. Harden and farmlv of
J
Gadsden, Ala., are in the city vis visiting
iting visiting the family of J. A, Pittrnan.
He is well known in Ocala, having
formerly been book-keeper for E.
W. Amew & Co.
The street gang have been busy
for several days digging a gutter
in front of the block on which H.
Masters' store is situated and in
pounding rock to pave the same
with.
Our esteemed townsmen, J. A.
Rowell and R. B. McConnell, left
yesterday for Homosassa, where
they spend today in fishing and
otherwise enjoying themselves.
They will return Monday.

Watches

AND OPTICAL GOODS.

Gleaning, Repairing and Engravini

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Postoffice

DEALERS IN

Drugs, Chemicals, Patent Medicines
Fancy Goods, Stationery, &c.
Soda Water, Coca-Cola, Hot Coffee and Beef Tea.
Physician's Prescriptions Carefully Compounded.
F. C A L WORTH & CO.

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team

3ofoanson Bros., fltobprfetors.
Work for Transient Customers Finished Same
Day Received.

Special Prices
'Carpet cleaning-
specialty.
Telephone' No. 12.
LIBAY
ir
e OCALA

YOU WILL FIND

A Full Line of Toys, Games, Wagons, Vases, Cups
and Saucers, Fancy Goods and All Kinds of
Xmas Goods and Fire Works

1 WHOIvKB AIvIi: VINT1 RETAIL,.

High Grade Goods,
Low Grade Prices.

Rep

airing and En graving.

All Work Guaranteed at A. E. Btimett'S, Jewelerj
Merchants' Block, Ocala, Fla.

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Guaranteed First-Class Work.
Under Montezuma Hotel, Ocala, Fla.
Fred Q B. Wei lie,

Drue: Store
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to Families.
and lace curtains a
Ocala, Florida.
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Temperance Column.
By the Ocala Tenrerance Reform Club.
Rev. J. !. Eii'.bura and Isaac Stevens, Kditers

Ozala House Barber Shop I

for

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I ty afternoon at 3:30

T!o Cliib :ic"ts ovftry Su

o'clock in icmnr (P.ce Hall.

are invited.

WHAT IT DOES.

I'ublic

Barbers' Supplies

Cosmetics, Hnlhantine, Cologne 5,
Bay Rum, Combs, Tonics, Razors
and Fixtures will be sold chcao
lor cah.

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"I drink to make
said a young man.

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work,'

Hair Cutting, Shaving-, Sham-

I pcom:r. and Dvcinsr. all done with

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! nratnt-j-s and dispatch,

prevailing fashions.

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Complete line

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prosperous farmer.

I had a loving vote and two fine
lads. Wc had a corrifortab'C home.
Hut we used to drink ale 'to make
us work.' Those two lads I daid
in drunk-arcs' graves. My wife
died broken-hearted, and died by
her sons. Had ic not been for
drink, I might now be 'ndepen 'ndepen-dent
dent 'ndepen-dent gentleman. But I ust d to
'drink to make me work.' Mark
it makes me work now. At sev seventy
enty seventy years of sge I am obliged to
work for my daily bieid. Drink
and it wM make you work." The
Life Boat. 1

C. V. McCoy, Prop.

WASH INGTOX HOU;:

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Furnished rooms and lodging for
ladies and gentlemen on Exposi Exposition
tion Exposition street, two blocks west oi
court house.

DYE WORKS

work to si

Cheapest place in

Wc are doinjr work to suit the

lias never been siio

raiment would do

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for

To the Members of the Ocala

Temperar.ce Reform Club.
You are hereby notified and ur
,

erentlv requested to meet in our

ball on next Sunday afternoon at

3 o'clock, for the purpose of trans

acting business of vital importance

to the members. Probably it may

be ,the last meeting of-the club.
Do not fail to come.
W. E. Ditto, President.

Comfort One Another,

Comfort one another,
For the way is growing dreary,
And the feet are often weary.
And the heart is very sad.
There is heavy burden -bearing,
When we think that none are caring
And we half forget that ever we were glad.
Comfort one another,
With the hand-clasp close and tender,
With the sweetness love can render
And w ith loo1 s of friendly eyes.
Do not wait with grace unspoken,
While life's daily bread is broken
Gentle speech is oft like manna from the skies.
Comfort one another.
There are words of music ringing,
Down the ages, sweet as sinking
Of the happy choirs above.
Ransomed saint and mighty angel,
Lift the grand, deep-voiced evangel
Whare forever they are praising the eternal love.
Comfort one another
IJy the hope of Him who sought us,
In our peril H im who bought us,
Paying with his most precious blood.
IJy faith that will not alter,.
Trusting strength that will not falter,
Leaning on the One divinely good.
Comfort one another.
Let the grave gloom lie beyond you.

While the Spirit's words remind you
Of the home beyond the tomb.
Where no more is pain or parting,
Iiut the presence of the Lord, and for all his
people room. Selected.

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town

Cleaning and Repairing
clothes. Office in old express of office.
fice. office. New York Steam Dye
Works.
OCALA, FLA.

Wlio also carries a eomple line of Gents Furnishings, Hats,
Caps and Underwear to suit tlie season.

MRS. M. E. HODGE,
Dress Making and General Sewing.

AllCutiing-, Sewing and Fitting: done in the Latest Style, at the Lowest Prices and
on short notice.
"Roomsllpstairs, Morth SideSquare. Ocala, Fla.

The Almeria Hotel in Tampa is
centrally located and strictly first first-class.
class. first-class. Dr. H. T. Sykes is propri proprietor
etor proprietor and E. L. Owens manager.
These are clever, accommodating
gentlemen and spare no pains to
make their guests comfortable.
They set a fine table and their
rates are reasonable,
For Sale One half Spitz and
Sheperd dog 3 years old and is very
watchful and fond of children.
Also one Pug which is trained to
do many tricks. I will sell both

cheap. Address
Ocala, Fla.

G" care Stak,

Special Rates to Atlanta via
Plant System. On Dec. 19 to 25
inclusive the Plant System will sell
tickets to Atlanta and return for
only $6.20, giving five days limit.
With the new schedule that goes
into Vffec" 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, Farics, city
ticket agent, Ocala House, or F.
J. Huber, ticket cent, passenger
depot.

Star.

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FASHIONABLE
DRESSMAKER
Cutting and Fitting a Specialty.
Corner S. Magnolia and S. Eighth

streets,

OCALA,

FLA.

A. HALL,

Practical Painter and

Paper Hanger.
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GlaMer and Kalsominer.

P. O. 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 St.
Martins river, four miles from Ho Ho-mosassa
mosassa Ho-mosassa and three miles from the
gulf. BesUof fishing and oysters.
Hunting and boat accommoda accommodation.
tion. accommodation. Fish and oysters always on
the table. Address E. FJ Wheeler;
Ozello, Fla.

Cheap Rates to Atlanta for
Teachers and Pupils of All 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, $9 90 round trip,
giving ten days limit. If you are
going to Atlanta or any other
point, don't fail to see or write to
C. F. Eaires, city ticket agent,
Ocala House, or F. J. Huber,
Florida Southern depot.

A Emoted Specialist.

Prepared by Education, Developed'
by Experience and Rewarded
by Success.

TO PROVIDE

Twelve satisfactory presents for
twelve persons for the same
amount of money, sit for a dozen
cf Gottlieb's fine photos. All
work guaranteed.
Studip opposite Montezuma.

J Caveats, and Trade-Maries obtained, ana all t'as-

t;2t business conducted tot Moosfttn Fees.
2u OiCE IS 0osTf U, S Patent 0!Cr 5
5 wr en.n secure parent in less tjja fx-a.n lh.''s
X-raore from Waskn2ou. J

? Saa model, drains cr pooro., vsltfe descrip-
fcoa Wff tnvs-s. it piteB'able or notaries cf

$ c'laxji. Our lee no uue till patent is secured
5 A pamohleTi How to Obta-o !'a.:ents,M vfk

t zzct free. Address.

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xtiW!mWMtSW and a large and

1 1V stant special rra

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Will Visit Ocala Regularly.

Dr. W. T. S. Vin Vin-cpnt.
cpnt. Vin-cpnt. founder of the
Medical Institutes
whirh ber h s nam-,
originate r of the best
kn wn and most ad advanced
vanced advanced system of
treatment for Chronic

Dise-ses, is a medical

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ell-earned

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enence

con-

ctice:

associated with every

tnrm of chronic dis disease,
ease, disease, he hasthusreached

a degree ot perfection and ability in the diagnosis
and treatment rf t iis class f atfection, which
enables him to locate diseases of the most ob-scir-,
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, through original investigation
extensive reear h, and careful experimen have
placed in his hands almost infalhable remedies
for the cure of imny of our most dangerous
chronic aisepses. Dr. Vin ent has on file proba probably
bly probably a lonsrer list of testimonials cf cures thin any
other specialist m the tate. He is particularly
well known throughout the United States and
Canada as the originator of
THE IMPERIAL RUPTUHE CURE.
This g and treatment is safe, sreedy, painless
and pernanent, o operation, m cutting, no de de-tenion
tenion de-tenion from busin s-, no c.ire, no pay.
Sufferers ra requested to refer to Jacksonville
paper- f r testimonials of cure".
Dr. Vincent has deci le i to visit Ocala every
fourteen days u m-z the ear. (Consult him at
the Ocala Hous from n a m to S p m,
Monday, December 30, 1S95.
ooms ctrictlv Pri-ate. All rurable cases of
Cat-'ih, Nose, Th'-ost, ad T ung Diseases. Eve
and Ear, Stomach, Lier and Kidneys, CIravel,
Rheumatism, a-dvsis, NeuraUii. N'rvoiis md
Heart Diseases. liloo 1 ;ind Sfcin Diseases, Co -sumttion
i'i early sags, Diseases f DUdder
and Female Organs. Sexml Weakness ad pri private
vate private diseases skillfully treated. We undertakel
no incurrble cases, but cure thousands given up
to die.
Consultation freo and Confidential.
Headquarters 317 Main St., Jacksonville, Fla.

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Just Received

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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. E. E. Converse, Manager.

GEO. A. NASH,

DEAELR IN

Dry Goods, Notions

.EtCe

9 JL& VVLfl

FINE DRESS GOODS,
and Embroiderv.

Trunks and Valises.
Agents for Butterickzs Patterns

Laces

OUR MOTTO: We study to please our customers.

Ocala,

Florida.

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Dealer in

General Merchandise.
Keeps on hand a full line f Choice Family Groceries and Country Country-Produce.
Produce. 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.

-s$M Mltf 7H1H 2

OCALA, FLORIDA.

Rates $2.00 to $2.50

Open the Year Round.

Per

Day.

Decs a.

17 A Xt

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the Week.

Free Sample Rooms.

lie Star, 50c pr Month.



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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 $15 for the round trip
by steamer, which includes meals
and beith. On sale Jan. 20 and 23
LOST.
A diamond ring lost yesterday.
Finder will be liberally levarded
by returning same to Rheinauer
Bros store.
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CHANGE OF SCHEDULE

Of the Plant System.
Leave Ocala 9 a.m. for Tampa
and intermediate points.
Leave 12:05 fr a points north
connecting with through s'eeper
for Atlanta, Memphis and Kansas
City at Juliette.
Leave 12.40 p.m. for Gainesville.
Palatka, Jicksonvilte and all points
north, east and west
Leave 1:50 p m.
Rrooksvilie and
points.
Leavf; 2:30 p.m.
for Tavares,
intermediate
for Tampa,
Punta Gordaand St. Petersburg:,
Leave 3:30 p.m. for Homosassa.
Lave 10:30 p.m. for all points
north and south.
For tickets and further informa information
tion information call on or write to
F. J. Hub'er, ticket agent, Fla
S. depot. C. F. Faires, city tick ticket
et ticket agent, Ocala House.
INTELLIGENCE OFFICE.
This has long been needed by
the white ladies and gentlemen of
this city. But now we can save
them many hours of bunting ser servants
vants servants or workmen of every kind
byvapplying at this office Also
phosphate or railroad men who
need hands by coming or writing writing-to
to writing-to the New ork Steam Dye
Works, Ocala, Fia. P. O. Box
861.
NOTICE.
A new business, especially for
ladies1 goods. Ail kinds of silks,
satins and woolen goods, and this
is the latest improvement for dry
cleaning of clothes; We guar guarantee
antee guarantee satisfaction, and all 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.
Box S61.
NOTICE.
Notice is hereby given that the
directors of the People's Building,
Loan and Investment Association
of Florida will meet in the city of
Ocala Jan. 6, 1896. at the office of
the secretary. Geo H. Mays,"
President.
J. W. Alexander, Secretary.
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 Atlanta
lanta Atlanta as follows: Round trip to At Atlanta
lanta Atlanta on sale daily for $18.55, good
until January 7, 1896; on sale daily
$ 13.60, good twenty days from
date of sale; on sale Tuesdays and
Thursdays $9.90, good ten days
from date of sale. For the quick quickest
est quickest time to Atlanta and all other
points call on C. F. Faires, city
ticket agent, Ocala House, or F. J.
Huber, ticket agent, Florida
Soutern depot, r
Cheap Rates via Plant System-
On Dec. 16 and 17 will sell tick,
ets to Live Oak tor one and a
quarter fare for the round trip.
On Dec. 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 Jan. 1 at one fare for the
round trip with limit to Jan. 3.1896.
Low Rates to Jacksonville by
Plant System. On Dec. 17 and 18
will sell round trip tickets to Jack Jacksonville
sonville Jacksonville for $3.90, limited to Dec.
21, 1S95. For tickets call on F. J
Huber, ticket agent, passenger de depot,
pot, depot, or C. F. Faires, city ticket agt.
Ocala house.
You can carry $1000 to $5000
for $24 to $30 jer year in the 'Na 'National
tional 'National Protective Legion. F. C. W.
Williams, organizer, Mitchell Blk.
Ocala, 'Fla.
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.

OCKLAWAHA RIVER.

Steamer Astatuia is plying be between
tween between Silver Springs and Paldtka,
ne trip a week, leaving Silver
Springs 11:30 a.m. tor Pa'atka.
S-CKets arivi reservations ran be
n id by applying to C. F. Fiires,
city ticket agent Plant System,
Oca'a House.
Am For a christ-
sr ls mas Present.
Men : Make your wives and
fami'ies a Christmas. New Year
or Birthday Present of a Policy tor
that amount m the
ORDER OF PHNDO.
Should you die, which you surely
will soontr or later, the above
amount will be r your hvtd
ones, as follow: $75 Fi ril Ben Benefit
efit Benefit and a Pension 1 f $20 a month
or ten years. Cost is only $1 a
month up according to age.
It is not only protecting and pro providing
viding providing for your famdy after you
are gone from them, but it also
protects them during your life, be because
cause because in case you are disabled by
sickness or accident; you are en entitled
titled entitled to $10 a week for ten weeks
in any and every year should you
be sick so lone, without any addi additional
tional additional cosr, besides having medical
attendance and mericine furnished
free as long as you live. 1
For full particulars apply to
Mrs. H. W. Chandler, Deputy Su Supreme
preme Supreme Councilor, P. O. Box 110,
Ocila, Fia.
Proprietor of the'only first class
Colored Barber Shop in the city.
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 an 1 Shampooing in
the latest style. Only first class
men employed. Give me a call
SEE HERE
William James, the Upstairs
Barber in the Gary Block,
Has taken a Fall
Hair Cut, 15 c.
Shampoo, 15 c.
Shave, jo c.
All work done in first-class style.
Come and give me a trial.
Wm. James,
The Upstairs Barber,
GARY BLOCK, OCALA
J. w.
avis,
City Market,
Dealer in all kinds of
Florida and Western
She yK .isV
Meals, Poultry,
Vegetables and Fish.
Bring in your Produce and try my
Goods.
Telephone JVo. 25.
Narrow Gauge
Barber Shop,
Two doors south of Mer Merchants'
chants' Merchants' National Bank.

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All classes of Tonsorial work
done in a first-class manner.
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Chicago and
Florida, Meats,
Turkeys,
Chickens,
Eggs,
Sausage
and Country Produce.
Stalls 6 and 8 Citv Market.
OCAIvA, FlA.
Undertakers and Embalmers.
Dealers in CoffinsIron 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. FISH ON ICE DAILY.
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Fresh water varieties Bream and
Trout.
Salt water varieties constantly on
hand.
Country Produce,
Eggs and Poultry,
Bought "and Sold.
Also a full line of fresh meat, sau sausage,
sage, sausage, salt fish and outside oysters
alvyays in stock, very cheap for
cash.
A. H. R. Fredrick, M. D.
Physician & Surgeon.
Diseases of Women and Children
a Specialty.
Office opposite Arlington Hotel.
Ocala, Fla.
We carry a full line of
CHOICE AND FANCY GROCERIES
also in connection a first class
BAKERY.
Bread, Cakes and Pies baked
by best Baker in the city.
RESTAURANT
at rear of store. First class
fare for the local and traveling
public. Give us a trial.
wards
Baptist Witness Building, corner
Fort King and Osceola street.
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James H. Hill,
Attorney at Law.
County Judge's office in Court
House.
OCALA,
FLA.
James Chace,
Dentist.
Office over First National Bank
OCALA.
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WOOD WOOD
I am now prepared to furnish
Wood to any parties in the
city on short notice. In
sending in your order be sure
and state th kind of wood
you want. Order-boxes at
Wm. Gray's, Fuller & Clark's,
and GSascow Smith's. Don't
forget, I furnish the best
wood in town.
T. G. BAILEY,
South Orange and Lime.

R. D. Fuller,
Dentist.
Office over Merchants' National
Bank.
OCALA,
FLA.
Thomas J. Clary,
Justice of tlie Peace,
First District, Marion Co., Fla.
. Office in Court House.
Prompt attention given to all Civil
and Criminal Cases under my
Jurisdiction.
OCALA, FLA.
SniTH. MOUSE
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
i General Family Supplies of the
! OCALA INVESTING CO.,
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They also run a first-class Department
j where they do Repairing, Cleaning and
i Dyeing, All work done to order and sat-
isfaction guaranteed.
OCALA INVESTING CO-,
T. N. NORWOOD,
Business Manager,
W. H. Chaille,
adies' an
entiemen's
Board and Lodging.
Opposite Post Office.
LIDDON BROS.,
Liverymen
First National Bank Block,
Ocala, Fla.
Fine Livery Turnouts and Saddle
Horses.
Charges Reasonable.
Orders by Telephone or otherwise
will receive prompt attention.
T. P. Lloyd,
Attorney at Law
XrJi-oolcjrlllo, 11 a..
Will Practicc in all Courts.
Salt Fish
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
daily
Chickens, Eggs and Ice.
A large supply constantly on
hand.
WM.. GRAY,
Exposition Streetwest from
First National Bank.
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IN AND ABOUT THE TOWN.
Davidson & Van Eciiop,
Haberdashers.
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Saturday, Dec. 28.
Cloudy mornings.
Three more days of 1895.
For Sale. A $15 Kodak for$io.
This office.
A. Discha of Tampa is in town.
Geese and Ducks left over frc m
Xmas cheap at Gray's.
M. J. Clements of DunneUon is
in town.
,Fine Cedar Key oysters today
stjGrays.
B. F. Camp of Campville is in
the city.
Ducks and geese for everybody
at 'Gray's.
Stamping on any surface at
short notice. East 01 armory bldg.
D. L. Sternberger of Savannah
is in the city.
Young chickens cheap constant constantly
ly constantly on hand at Wm. Gray's.
H. E. Davis of Jacksonville is at
the Ocala House.
A full supply of Chickens now
to be found at Gray's.
Go to Mrs. Lambert to have
stamping, fancy work and painting
done promptly. East of armory.
Joe Pitts of Kendrick was in
town yesterday.
The best there is in Ladies' But Button
ton Button Boots are sold by J. A. Row Row-ell.
ell. Row-ell. Decoration, jainting, etc., for
Xraa; presents. East of armory
building.
Mallory Liddon is slighty better
today.
Rowell has sold hundreds of
Caps this season. He has lots of
them left that must go.
Embroidery done to oraerat
reasonable rates for Christmas.
Cottage east of armory building.
. W. A. Mathews of Jacksonville
is in the city.
.The handsomest and most popu popular
lar popular neckwear worn now comes
from Rowell's.
Fine Fresh Oysters every day at
L. S. Black's, 25c per quart. Stall
11, city market.
A. D. Wright of Newberry is at
the Ocala house.
Turn over a new leaf com commence
mence commence the new year with a new
tiat from Ro well's.
Fresh Venison and Fine Salt
Fish Roe just received at L. S.
Black's, stall 11, city Market.
R. B. Hinson of Ckahumkee is
at the Montezuma.
The vatcb maker, jeweler and
optician is at Y's, under the Mon-
tezuma hotel.
Go well dressed. Get your
Gents Furnishing goods from J.
A. Rowel!.
J. A. Foster of Suth Carolina is
at the Montezuma.

1 have the best and finest assort assort-ment
ment assort-ment of Leggings in the state. No
nicer line ever seen. J. A. Rowell.
Fine fresh water fish today on
ice at L. S. Black's, stall No. n,
City Market.
L. A. Rosenheimer of Baltimore
arrived in the city yesterday.
Lost. Silver pin with "J. R. K."
and "June 10, 1893" on it. Leave
at this ofHce,
Hot Pop Corn and Peanuts on
Hubbard & McDufFs corner every
evening. Gilmore Jones.
Charles White of Citra was at
the Oca'a house yesterday.

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VHERB I C-A1V5E FEOM
Drugs "wiJl either seive your pur
pose or 1 hey wilJ net. Either they
are "worlh tfcking cr they are rot.
Thereia do middie pround. Intrust
your prescriptions only to careful
and ccmpetiii jtir.s. Exper
ience teaches all. Only comie comie-tent
tent comie-tent ar;d experierced pree-cript-iouistB
are allowed to fill prescrip prescriptions
tions prescriptions and family receipes at the
Anti-Monopoly Diug Store,
First National Dank Bui'ding.
Dr. WmV Anderson is again
able to attend to business.
Fresh oysters on ice will be
found every day now at Wm.
Gray's.
Capt. John Lynch of Chatterton
is registered at the. Ocala house.
The National Protective Legion
pays 15 per week to members in
case of sickness or disability.
Mrs. J. McLean of Jacksonville
was at the Montezuma last night.
You have had a merry Christ Christmas.
mas. Christmas. Rowell's comfortable Shoes
will help you to spend a happy
new year.
Sim Lummis and Joe Cbaille are
at Santos spending a few days vis visiting
iting visiting friends.
Portraits in all styles, and photo photographs
graphs photographs from the card cameo to life
size, at Gottlieb's. Studio opposite
Montezuma Hotel.
Dr. Thompson, who has been
sick for some time, is again some somewhat
what somewhat worse.
Richardson's stable will furnish
you the nicest rigs in the citv at
living prices. Call on him. Main
street, north of square,
The Metropolitan Band sere serenaded
naded serenaded Alderman Elect Carmichael
last night at his home.
Five shares in the Continental
Building and Loan Association for
sale at a heavy discount. Apply
at this office.
A. McBride, M, D., and J. M.
Freeman, of Citra, were in the
city yesterday.
. Send your carpets to the Ocala
Steam Laundry and have them
cleaned, which is cheaper than to
buy new ones.
W. M. Camp, one of the heaviest
phosphate brokers in the state, is
in the city today.

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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 . . .

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.Having just received a full Ijine of the
latest styles of fall millinery, &e are now
ready to please the ladies. All we ask is
for you to call and see us.
Thanking you for past. favors, I am
Kindly' yours
Mrs. C. A. Brown.

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