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Title:
The Ocala evening star
Uniform Title:
Ocala Evening Star
Alternate Title:
Evening star
Star
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v. : ; 61 cm.
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English
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Porter & Harding
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United States -- Florida -- Marion -- Ocala
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29.187778 x -82.130556 ( Place of Publication )

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

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ASSOCIATED
PRESS
SERVICE

VOL. 21.

In Order to Relieve Pressure

TEUTONS ARE STILL HAMMERING

London, Aug. 11. The recognition
of the importance of forcing the Dar Dardanelles',
danelles', Dardanelles', to retrieve Russian reverses,
is demonstrated by the sudden landing
of British forces in, the vicinity of
Karchali, north of the Saros gulf, and
the resumption of the offensive on the
southern end of the Gallipoli penin peninsula
sula peninsula north of Gaba Tepe. The Aus Australians
tralians Australians and New Zealanders have re recently
cently recently been strengthening their posi positions
tions positions at Gaba Tepe. The new landing
place on Saros gulf, being on the flank
and read of the Bulair lines, if de developed,
veloped, developed, would menace the strong
Turkish defenses across the neck of
the peninsula.
GERMANS CONTINUE THE EAST EASTERN
ERN EASTERN CAMPAIGN
There is no indication that the Ger Germans
mans Germans have withdrawn or are prepar preparing
ing preparing to withdraw, any considerable
proportion of their forces on the east eastern
ern eastern front. The offensive which led to
the fall of Warsaw has been relaxed.
The Russian position is still perilous.
The paitial dismantling of Vilna, pre preparatory
paratory preparatory to evacuation, reported from
Petrograd, puzzles British commenta commentators,
tors, commentators, inasmuch as the Russians report
they have repulsed German attacks on
Kovno.
BESTVAY TO WIN BALKANS
It is believed here that the Allies'
success in the Dardanelles would
bring the Balkans over to their side
anaSstajyjrguld be the only way the
Allies could renu?mediate aid to
Russia. Italy is believed to-be pre preparing
paring preparing to take a hand in the Darda Dardanelles
nelles Dardanelles operations.
BRITISH BAGGED A ZEPPELIN
The Germans lost a Zeppelin in
their' raids over England Monday
night and Tuesday morning. It was
seriously damaged by gun fire and fell
into the sea near Ostend. The Ger Germans
mans Germans towed it in but British airmen
destroyed it.
LOSS OF THE LYNX
The British torpedo boat destroyer
Lynx was "sunk yesterday in the North
Sea by striking a mine. Four officers
and twenty-two men of the crew were
saved. "
ALREADY THINNED OUT
Constantinople, Aug. 9. (Wireless)
Enver Pasha, Turkish war minister,
said according to his information, the
Entente Allies in their latest opera operations
tions operations had landed" 50,000 troops at the
Dardanelles. The losses already were
very heavy among them, he said.
SUBS SUNK A CRUISER
Berlin, Aug. 11. The British aux auxiliary
iliary auxiliary cruiser India, of 7,900 tons, has
been torpedoed off the Swedish coast.
Eighty members of the crew were sav saved.
ed. saved. The rescued men were picked up
t-v the Swedish steamer Goestaland.
A FAMILY REUNION
The Whittington families of the
northwestern part of the county held
a family re-union Sunday at the home
of Mr. Rhodes Whittington at Geiger.
Nine families were represented, in including
cluding including that of Mr. Harry Whitting Whittington
ton Whittington of this city.
Many present had met for the first
time, while the older members of the
family spent the day in recounting
reminiscenses of bygone days. It was
indeed a family reunion, and every
member seemed to enjoy the meeting.
A sumptuous dinner was served, and
it was late in the evening before all
had departed for their homes with
the feeling that the family ties were
stronger welded by the occasion.
SEED POTATOES
Our new Irish potatoes for fall
Tontine are now in. Ocala Seed
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Store.
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A DDGFALL
RAILROADS MAY RAISE SOME
RATES BUT MUST KEEP
OTHERS DOWN
(Associated Press)
Washington, Aug. 11. The Inter Interstate
state Interstate Commerce Commission today
gave a decision in the western rate
case, granting increased freight rates
on bituminous coal, coke, fruit and
vegetables.
It denied the increases on grain,
live stock, packing house products,
fertilizer and broom com.
ALL SECTIONS AFFECTED
The decision affects mainly rates
west of the Mississippi and the south southwest.
west. southwest. It effects indirectly every line
in the United States. Twenty-three
hundred lines have been notified. All
important increases were denied.
BASEBALL TODAY
AND TOMORROW
The Williston baseball team came
over this afternoon for a game with
the locals, which began at 3:45, and
will be played to a live finish, unless
there" is rain. Williston always puts
up a good game, and her team is al always
ways always personally welcome.
Tomorrow, the Ocala team goes to
Lcesourg, for a came with the very
competent nine of that place. The
Ocala boys and their friends will
piobably go thru the country in cars.
They anticipate a pleasant trip and a
good game.
CITY MUST TAKE CHARGE
The library association tried to
have a meeting Tuesday afternoon,
but a quorum was not present. The
members present were Mrs. Bittinger
and Mrs. Stovall, Mr. Harris and Mr.
Meffert.
A letter was read from the Carnegie
Library Association, announcing that
it desired to communicate directly
with the city, thru either the mayor,
clerk or committee of the city coun council.
cil. council. This decision of the board takes
the matter out of the hands of the
library association so far as the build building
ing building is concerned. It does not tend to
delay the building, however.
COTTON PLANT
Cotton Plant, Aug. 10. Farmers
are busy gathering hay and the
weather is favorable.
The folks over at Homeland are en enjoying
joying enjoying the week on the lakes in the
western part of the county fishing and
having all kinds of fun. Mr. and Mrs.
J. I'. Parker are in charge of the
crowd. Several from Cotton Plant
joined them.
Mr. D. M. Barco transacted busi business
ness business in Ocala last Tuesday.
Mr. Hall and wife of Gainesville
are visiting Mr. and Mrs. T. L. Steele
of York. Mrs. Hall is a sister of Mrs.
Steele.
Those who went from Cotton Plant
to the Romeo picnic Jast week pro pronounced
nounced pronounced it a success in every way.
One man told us that it was the nicest
picnic ground and the best accommo accommodations
dations accommodations of any picnic he had ever at attended
tended attended but then Commission Hut Hut-chins
chins Hut-chins lives there.
Remember, there will be preaching
at St. Johns church next Sunday.
The Misses Sykes of Leroy are
visiting in Cotton Plant this week.
Mr. Newcomb Barco left last Thurs Thursday
day Thursday for his former home in Arcadia
on a business trip.

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THE STAR IS THE ONLY NEWSPAPER IN MARION

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LINE AND RUSSIANS ARE NOT
BIG
ARMY FOR AMERICA
LINED UP ALONG THE
BORDER
IS
(A?oclattd Press)
Washington, Aug. 11. American
warships are steaming at full speed
for Vera Cruz, presumably under or orders
ders orders from President Wilson to protect
foreign interests. The battleships
Louisiana and New Hampshire left
Newport last night to reinforce the
gunboat squadron in Mexican waters.
Officials continue reticent. Reports to today
day today said all was quiet at Vera Cruz.
The governor of the city gave out a
statement, deprecating the anti-foreign
demonstration and incendiary
speeches.
BIG ARmV ON THE BORDER
Because of brigandage on the bor border,
der, border, troops at the various army posts
will probably be ordered to be ready
to move. Secretary Garrison con conferred
ferred conferred with the staff and said condi conditions
tions conditions are not related to fighting the
Mexicans and no political significance,
but were merely owing to acts of law lawlessness
lessness lawlessness and excitement. It is known
all the raiders are not Mexicans. Gen.
Funston has 14,000 troops on the bor border.
der. border. DIPLOMATS STILL DISCUSSING
New York, Aug. 11. The Pan Pan-American
American Pan-American conference on the Mexican
situation has been resumed. The dip
lomats expect to approve the appeal
to Mexican factions to get together.
They will probably adjourn late today.
GOLD MEDAL CONTEST
The Kendrick W. C. T. U. will hold
a gold medal contest in the church at
Kendrick Tuesday night, August 17.
A cordial invitation is extended to all
to be present on this night. Come and
bring your friends and enjoy a fine
evening's entertainment and at the
same time encourage the young peo people
ple people in the excellent work they are do doing.
ing. doing. Julia H. Webb,
Press Superintendent.
SISTER CARLOTTA WILL
CONDUCT U. D. C. EXCURSION
Editor Star: On October C, a per
sonally conducted excursion will leave
Jacksonville for San Francisco, re
turning November 5. Sister Esther
Carlotta, president of the Florida
Division, U. D. C, will be in charge of
the party. The purpose of the excur
sion is to attend the convention of the
United Daughters of the Confederacy,
which will be held in San Francisco
October 19 to 23 inclusive. However,
the general public is invited to join
the party for the tour of the far west.
If the party is large enough a spe
cial train will be put on. If not the
regular trains will be used. Those
making the trip will not have to
change- cars between the two oceans
either going on coming. Leaving
Jacksonville the party will start over
the Seaboard Air Line railway, tak taking
ing taking the southern route through New
Orleans. Returning the northern lines
will be used, taking the tourists thru
Chicago and the middle west.
John Boisseau.
FOR A SPRAINED ANKLE
If you will get a bottle of Cham Chamberlain's
berlain's Chamberlain's Liniment and observe the di directions
rections directions given therewith faithfully,
ycu will recover in much less time
than is usually required. Obtainable
everywhere.

HPS RUSH T8
MEXICAN WATERS

EVENING

FLORIDA, WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 11, 1915

SERIES OF LITTLE BATTLES BETWEEII GREASED BANDITS,
AIIKAII SOLDIERS, EtAUS AND SETTLERS

(Associated Press)

Brownsville, Texas, Aug. 11. Con Continued
tinued Continued activities of Mexican raiders in
the Rio Grande valley are indicated
in the latest reports. There were
numerous attacks and several battles
yesterday. Ten men are reported
killed, bringing the death list to
twenty. One United States trooper
was killed at Palm Gardens, when sev
eral cavalrymen were attacked sud suddenly
denly suddenly by bandits. An additional force
of soldiers and a posse of citizens
went to the scene. The news of a
possible battle is awaited.
The latest trouble is reported early
today at Sebastian. Two bandits were
tilled trying to escape Texas rangers.
PAN-AMERICAN CONFERENCE
WILL PROBABLY SELECT A
MAN FOR PROVISIONAL
PRESIDENT
(Associated Pr6)
Washington, Aug. 11. The Amer
ican battleships Louisiana and New
Hampshire sailed last" night from
Newport, Rhode Island, for Vera Cruz
in response to an urgent request from
Commander McNameethat his little
fleet of gunboats be reinforced in view
of the anti-foreign demonstrations in
Carranza's capital.
lUis learned that the Pan-American
conference will probably select a man
for the provisional presidency of Mex
ico and outline in its appeal to the
Mexican factions a definite plan for
setting up the provisional govern government.
ment. government. The possibility that some
chiefs, particularly Carranza, may re
fuse to join the convention has been
considered.
All nations in the Pan-American
conference are said to be agreed to
use the United States forces, if neces necessary,
sary, necessary, to enforce an embargo on arms
against any chiefs opposing the new
government. Armed intervention to
etsablish a Mexican government is
contemplated only as a last resort,
and it is understood South and Central
American governments will be asked
only for their approval of military
operations by the United States if
they become necessary.
BEAN SEED
We have just received our new
bean seed for the fall planting; all
varieties. Ocala Seed Store. 8-11-tf
The Court Pharmacy serves fresh
BUTTERMILK all the time; 5 cents
per glass. Try it. tf
MEETING

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HAS SENT A DEFIANT MESSAGE
TO THE UNITED STATES
WHILE HIS PARTISANS
INVADE TEXAS
(AfsoclateJ Press)
Washington, Aug. 11. A defiant
communication, declaring that "the
Mexican people view with displeasure"
any attempt tending to frustrate the
success of Carranza's armed forces,
was delivered to Secretary Lansing by
Carranza's Washington agents this
afternoon. It referred to the Pan Pan-American
American Pan-American conference and is taken to
indicate that Carranza wouldn't agree
with it. He sent similar notifications
to other nations represented in the
conference.
INVASION OF TEXAS
Reports here say over a thousand
Carranza troops have moved into
Texas and that scattered bands will
rally to the Mexicans to start an up uprising.
rising. uprising. ATLANTIC FLEET
ORDERED TO VERA CRUZ
Washington, Aug. 11, 4 p. m. The
Atlantic fleet has been ordered to
Vera Cruz.
AMERICAN RIGHT TO SELL ARMS
Upheld in .he Answer Just Sent to the
Austrian Empire
Washington, Aug. 11. The United
States yesterday sent a note to Vien Vienna
na Vienna rejecting the Austro-Hungarian
views, as outlined in a recent note.
The views of the note from Austro-
Uungary were, that the great scale on
which America is furnishing war
munitions to enemies of the Germanic
allies "is not in consonance with the
e'e-finition of neutrality."
The United States reply to the note
was friendly, but flatly states the posi position
tion position that the United States has per permitted
mitted permitted no violations of neutrality, and
that American exporters have the
rijjht to sell war supplies to whoever
are able to purchase and receive them.
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MILLI01IS BROUGHT ACROSS OCEAN III A BATTLESHIP ARRIV ARRIVED
ED ARRIVED III HEW YORK THIS MOB

(Associated Press)

New York, Aug. 1 1. A special train i
carrying fifty-two millions in gold and
securities, arrived this morning from
Halifax. The shipment was by the
Bank of England from London. It was
guarded by forty armed men. The
money was brought to Halifax on a
battleship, guarded by a cruiser and
flotilla of torpedo boat destroyers.
This is said to be the largest ship shipment
ment shipment of gold that ever crossed the At Atlantic
lantic Atlantic in one vessel. The battleship is
said to have also brought gold for the
Canadian treasury. Secrecy was
maintained as to the time and route.
J. P. Morgan and Company were con consignees.
signees. consignees. BABY KILLED AT BLITCHTON
Saddest Occurrence that has Taken
Place in that Part of the County
Tuesday afternoon about 4 o'clock
there happened one of those tragedies
that in their suddenness and absolute
unexpectedness and their overwhelm overwhelming
ing overwhelming horror, prostrate all concerned.
Mrs. Charles Henry Price of Palat Palat-ka,
ka, Palat-ka, with her little daughter, Charlotte
Lillian, fifteen months of age, were
visiting the family of Dr. and Mrs. S.
Ii. Blitch at Blitchton. They had been
guests of the family for two weeks
and the winsome little girl had be become
come become the pet of the household, belov beloved
ed beloved by all. Especially attached to each
other were she and Mr. Landis Blitch,
Dr. and Mrs. Blitch's eldest' son. Baby
Charlotte, was just learning to walk,
and to keep her from going out of the
yard into the public road the family
was always particular to keep tha
front gate closed.
Shortly before 4 o'clock yesterday
afternoon, Mr. Landis Blitch went for
the car, which was in the garage. The
child followed him to the gate. He
took her up, kissed her, placed her on
the ground and told her to run back to
the house. Closing the gate after the
child, he went on to the garage.
The garage is situated more than
two hundred yards from the front
gate. There is no sidewalk and the
way is deep' sand. Going there one
turns two corners, for it is at' the
back of the block on which the resi residence
dence residence is built. One would never
dream that the baby, who, could
scarcely walk, would follow that long
distance, through such sand, even
had she been outside the gate.
Mr. Blitch must have been engag engaged
ed engaged in some occupation about the front
of the car that required several min minutes.
utes. minutes. He cranked the machine and
backed it out of the garage. His hor horror
ror horror can only be imagined, when he
siw in front of the car, which had
just passed over the little body with
loth wheels, the child his playmate
of a few minutes liefore. He could
not reah'ze it, nor what had been
done. Leaping out he gathered the
little form into his arms and called
to his mother, taking the little one
towards the house as he called. His
sister. Miss Legie, and his mother
started to him, his sister afterwards
stating that she knew by his voice that
something terrible had happened.
The mother of the child, and Mr.
Blitch's mother and sister rushed to
meet him. It was all too plain that
the baby was beyond help, that
death must have been instantaneous.
Indeed, she never cried out, not even
a dying gap was heard by Mr.
B'itch, as the heavy wheels crushed
her little head into the sand.
Mr. Blitch collapsed and went into
convulsions. The child's mother was
prostrated. Mrs. Blitch telephoned
U Ocala for a physician, and one, a
life long friend of the family, re responded,
sponded, responded, driving out very cruickly in
his automobile, but he could only
lend his aid to the stricken ones.
Mr. Price was telephoned for, and
with Mrs. Price's mother, Mrs.
O'Haver, started immediately for.
Blitchton in an automobile, arriving
there in the evening.
Dr. Blitch was away from home in

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OFFICERS IIIDIKTE
CHICAGO GRAND JURY TRYING
TO PUNISH SOMEBODY FOR
EASTLAND SLAUGHTER
(Associated Tress)
Chicago, Aug. 11. The captain, en engineer
gineer engineer and four pikers of the St. Jo Joseph
seph Joseph & Chicago Steamship Co. and
the owners of the Eastland were nam named
ed named in indictments returned today in
the criminal court. The first two were
charged with criminal carelessness,
the others with manslaughter.
Working crews are trying to raise
the Eastland today.
Scuth Florida, but was called home
by wire, as his son was badly in need
of his presence.
Mr. and Mrs. Price, Mr. Ben
Plitch, Mr. Coulter and Miss Legie
Blitch came in this morning from
Blttchton, with the baby's remains,
Miss Legie going with them to Pa Pa-latka,
latka, Pa-latka, the party leaving on the six
o'clock train and i going via Rochelle.
Mr. Mcl'er went out to Blitchton
last evening and embalmed the body of
the child. ;
The funeral will take place at Pa Pa-latka
latka Pa-latka this afternoon.
Mrs. Price was formerly Miss Lily
O'Haver of Palatka and attended the
Ocala High school for a number of
years before her marriage. She and
Miss Legie Blitch became very warm
friends and have often visited each
other both before and since her mar marriage.
riage. marriage. The distressing accident has cast a
gloom over the entire Blitchton sec section,
tion, section, and among the many friends of
the two families in Ocala, the deep deepest
est deepest sympathy goes out to both the
Price and the Blitch families.
Mr. Blitch is suffering the most
acute mental agony, and has complete completely
ly completely broken down and refuses to be
comforted.
Those who know the young man
best, will know how utterly impossi impossible
ble impossible it would be for thisaccident to
happen through any carelessness on
his part. There is no more kindly,
careful or gentlemanly young man in
the whole country. Consideration for
the rights and feelings of others is
first nature with him. To his gentle,
christian heart this calamity comes a3
something too utterly crushing. It Is
more than he can bear and his condi condition
tion condition is pitiful and his grief is second
only to that of themother and father
of the child.
How the little one could have ever
toddled the long distance to the ga garage,
rage, garage, even after she had succeeded in
opening the gate, is more than any
one can understand. She must have
opened the gate by persistently shak shaking
ing shaking it till the latch slipped out of its
socket, when hr first thought was' to
follow her playfellow.
NOTICE TO OCALA
HIGH SCHOOL ALUMNAE
All graduates of the Ocala high
school who wish to become members
of the Alumnae Association of the
Ocala high school should ign the
constitution and pay the membershiD
-
j fee of one dollar. By the kindness of
j Mr. W. W. Condon, the constitution
t has been placed at The Book Shop
; for signature.
M. MacG. Jackson, Secretary.
Tomorrow may bo too late, so come
now and get your share cf ALPINE
( FLAX stationery below cost. The
Court Pharmacy. tf
VEGETABLES, BULK AND EGGS
from our own farm daily. Open nigst
and day, Merchant's Cafe, tf



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FROM MR. BREWER

Editor Star: In looking over your

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issue of August 0th, I note a refVr-j
ence to my remarks at the Blitchton ;
picnic entitled "showing up" of Dr. j
S. H. Blitch by myself. I am very I
sorry to note that you undertake to
detract the people's attention fromj
the county division question to what!
you term a discourtesy to Dr. Blitch
and his estimable family, but am very ;
glad that you admit that the people
of Blitchton did have just cause for

joining the new county movement.
Referring to what you term dis-!
courtesy to Dr. Blitch and his family j
at Blitchton I take this method of!

asking their forgiveness for any per personal
sonal personal indignity which they may feel
at my remarks, but I am sure they

a I will look beyond w hat I said and see

only an answer to the scathing and

The Diamond
From the Sky

By ROY L. AlcCARDELL

Copyrizht. 1915. by Roy L. McCardell

rue

(Continued from La?t vVeeK)

Editor Star: Will you allow me
space to object to a statement made
in your paper of Monday in which you

say "German music is widely dis- j
sminated in America, but it i3 not
popular?"
As a lover of good music I feel it
my duty to call your attention to thi3
error as I fear you did not give this
statement serious consideration.
Personally, I believe that music
written by German composers is not
only not unpopular but is the most

popular music today in not only Amer America
ica America but the entire civilized world (and
. I believe a great many lovers of
music will bear me out in this).
Take the names of Beethoven, Men Mendelssohn,
delssohn, Mendelssohn, Wagner, Bach, Meyerbeer,
Schubert, Mozart and many others.
Thv stand at the head of musical

set either a thunder storm
geometrical problem to music.

The Star doesn't criticise the merit unjust references which many of youri

of German music. Like many other speakers who preceded me made

things "made in Germany," it is good, about Williston and surrounding com-j

At least, it is good for the Germans, munity, and I trust they will forgive

who have kindly tried to teach it to us. me as I do you for your attempt to,

They have not succeeded as well as bring me into personal disrepute with;

some who haven't tried to teach at all. those good people who have known
Its very true, as Mr. Fishel says, me all my life, and who I am sure took
that German has a considerable place, no offense at what I said. In con-1
tho not by any means first place, in elusion let me say that this statement ;
popular music, and a selection well is not made with a view to entering a
played will bring the applause due to newspaper controversy and I shall

any ouner piece ui vjiiv nm u'"-inui, cuicuit iu uont4 j

But if, at a concert or any other place communication in regard to this ques- j
where plain Americans are present in tion which you may insert in your
numbers, and you hear applause that paper. I would say further that I

tells the people's hearts have been I have been a subscriber to the Ocala;

touched, you may be almost sure the J Star, and a patron of the office in

tune just played was American. If it I other ways for nearly ten years, and

Rr-rktrVi rr Irish. "Annie Laurie" andlmpnt nnd other members of the corns

"Auld Lang Syne" have a nrmer and do not intend to let any ill leehng

place in the affections of Americans come between me and them on account

$10,G00 For 1,000
Words or Less
For an Idea For a Sequel to

DIAMOND FROM
THE SKY"
The American Film Manufac Manufacturing
turing Manufacturing Company's Picturized
Romantic Novel In Chapters.

composers, because their compositions
the most PODular

music written and (allow me to pre- than anything the greatest of Ger- of the county question or other little!
Air.- 4V,ot tfiAii- miKiV will be popular man musicians ever composed. matters which the editor may feel.

r i: im, Personallv. the writer knows noth- like indulging in with reference to;

ior generations ui musw. j -1 i I
come Study the names I have just ing about music, and in making the myself, for his own enjoyment.
mnLn,i A bow manv musical remark that called forth Mr. Fishel's Trusting that this explanation may

programs you can recall that do not criticism, and in defending the Star set aright any departure from social.

contain compositions by one or more irom me saiu criuci&w, ima uu enqueue wuiui me cunu l.j
or them. It seems to me that the information furnished by people who that I made, as well as ease his per-
mrrk rprpmnnv is one of the most have a reputation of being well in- sonal feelings towards me which he

n,,io. of aTYnicprtiPnt we have formed on the subject. Most of it is has so forcibly used as

in America. This being true, I think remembered from an article written where there was no visible cause, I

you will find that in the newspaper by a composer 01 national reputation, beg to remain,
amint of thi peremonv vou will who reviewed American and foreign Sincerely, your humble servant,

i xl.i aar-aA tn music in a leading magazine a number W. O. Brewer.

u !,i,in drains of Mendelssohn's of years ago. Romeo, Aug. 9, 1915.

wedding march" (written by a Ger- If Mr. Fishel will come to the Star
mnnl .ind after the ceremony the office and look over our files, he will

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TERS.

A bitter feud has existed between Colo Colonel
nel Colonel Arthur Stanley and h!a cousin. Judge

i Lamar Stanley. The feud has been en
' gendered In family Jealousy over an heir

loom. th diamond from tho sky, that

was found In a fallen meteor by an ad

; venturer ancestor. Also, tne succession
The Star is afraid Mr. Brewer has to the Stanley earldom in England may

. t 1 f a 1 1 . nr itcj ,afaponA to nw filer sir. iir . i . c

bride leans on the arm of the groom see wnere tne aiarnas irequentiy "j a aausnier urn 7n

IJ1Q ClUOh V m ----
America and the mother of the child

Th Star! the

tis mil k!v a- he rtiull to bear

bruiit of snplolon and of search.
InMe the Knllroom all wai confu confusion
sion confusion and a!;irra. Women screamed and
fainted, nnd the men. foremost among

them Arthur and Blair, soon surround- i

ed tb hysterical Vivian Marstoii, 1U-
ti-n!m to lier lrtken sttry of being j
stranNil ai.d n.bbtd by two strung i

bani ln.-lMiius tu an uu-st-eti thug lu
the twiukiUig of an eye.
Ua tbtr dorstep the frightened flunky
Mew tl.e iolke whistle again and
aain.
One iHjliet-man who had been at the

Irtais ior some 111110, oui uau sauu sauu-terctl
terctl sauu-terctl away to give an ye to his beat.

was heard returning with rajdj foot-

stt j. in the dark. Far off In the other

dinxti.m another iolicenniu could be

henr.l rapidly .approaching and sound sounding
ing sounding LU niht stick 011 the sidewalk.

Luke haw the gk-ara of brass buttons

under a gas lamp not a hundred yards
. at

away. lie turneu. ins nooiy ciaspeu hi
his strong bronzed right hand, to flee

In the opi-osite direction. But couaiug

In this direction was the other accursed

pollrciuan. making the night hideous

with the ioundlng of his club on the

pavement. Luke realized he was irap-

lvi: To throw the diamond into the
street might mean Its finding and his

snlisfxiuont conviction for its theft.

His hand struck something cold. It

was an iron mail box on a lamppost.

Beneath the laruppost was a circle of

shade that masked his action. Quick
as thought he dropped the Jewel, Itli

Its locket and chain. Into the mall box

and ran toward the policeman pound-

in"- tht Ri.lewalk. crrinc excitedly. "He

crossed over here and went through

that hedge nul lawn!"'

"Oh, no. he didn't V said the puffing

policeman, giving the sinister looking

Luke n glance of quick suspicion. "He

ran right into my arms. I got him.
Brady I" he added to the other officer.
Together they haled the protesting
Luke to the portals of the Randolph
mansion on the front street, and they
dragged him in.
Here Luke told his story with many
vehement asseverations as to his own
honesty. He said he had strolled to
the corner of the house from the front

doorstep and had been astounded to
see a tall, dark man leap from the
ground floor balcony of a side window,
dart across the street and through a
hedge and across the lawn on the op opposite
posite opposite side and dlsapiear In the dark.
He was making after this fleeing ma marauder
rauder marauder when the policeman grabbed
him. he added sullenly.
Ilagar vouched for her man, and
Luke insisted ou being searched. This
being only fair, the search was made
and the missing Jewel was not found.
But the police insisted on holding the

gypsy, ana ne was ueing ieu

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from Lohengrin (written by a Ger- system 01 us own, unaer wnicn v s-xu
man).- Regarding' your statement Pr cent of its boys and girls have
about a school boy knowing all the been educated. Has Mr. Fishel read

things you mention, let me say that the statistics which show that sui-

a 'moAAA MUs to praised the work of Froebel. Ameri-1 Blitch too much to heart.

uuu k.ii j uciii nin. v.. 1 I j America uiiu me inuinci vi I'aj uc w:iu rf

the strains of the wedding march ca, nowever, nas a migmy goou nooi said it was a political pont which dies at its birth, the ciannej coionei when R8 fate wouki bave It. an even

greater contretemps was to occur, an

vmv nmthr. hftvinc had no oart in this even more unenviable notoriety was

tA j jco TV i bargain, steals the colonels little daugh- to attend Richmond's most fashionable

iaj ac "iouc v iinir roared in secret, and leaves ner

Star 15 nprlians old-fashioned in its mm umlctrrtnl ns the heir. The KYD-

a great many of the school boys of to- cides among school children two ideas but it thinks there are two sy ai. nual Mi

4l,0,v etart. in Fnr sh ana tnree umes more numerous mi v, ri; cftrv0iul 1 "V .. .."1

P"-co wncic man o . merit containing te Ftcrei 01 me iaise i neared 111 tne uoorway, aiTouiimuiw

by Detective Tom Itlake.

1 want Arthur Stanley over there

EXCURSION TO JACKSONVILLE

SEAS AMP

Hnv are p-ettini? their start in English

at schools which teach the system Germany than anywhere else?

founded bv a German known as the

Froebel system. Leon Fishel.

Mr. Fishel defends his cause well,

but he speaks from the standpoint of
a musician, and not from that of' the

The writer admires what he thinks

dividual judgment to go by. And

among the things that have pleased
his ear has been some of the pieces
played by our talented and accom-

people at large. Now, a musician lslphshed young fellow-citizen, Leon

very much like a school teacher. A j Fishel, who has presented his views

, on this subject with the same ac-

thinking that he is training boys and

girls to be teachers instead of busi

ness men and housekeepers; conse

special consideration. One is when
ri-n n ret n Vinm tVi nthpr is when

is music, tho he doesn't set up his in- L g Jn home

Mr. Brewrer. however, need not

wdrry about the Star trying to dis distract
tract distract attention from county division
issues. It is attracting entirely too

much attention to them to suit Mr.
Brewer.
TV, a cto. ViicrVilv vnlns Ir. Tlrewer's

curacy with which he renders a selec- . , n nnnpw.iatM the fact

tion from Mendelssohn or Schubert. ... . ,u.;a. if

he will look over his back numbers of

the Star for the last three or four

The Connecticut took 500 marines on

quently he wastes their time and en- board and sailed to join other vessels years ne wni see where the Star has

ei gy in teaching them many things m Haitien waters to rebuke or punish f requently spoken of the way the

that will be of no use to them. A tne ? iat ook a reiugeeiromtn roads of northwest Marion have been

... ... . pioiecnon 01 me rrencu nag. ut negiected, and urged that the county
musician, familiar with the technique when the American flag is attacked in commissioners give that section jus-
of music, and accustomed to audiences European waters we sent a protest tice, Its steady presentation of the
that understand the same technique to ir,A nf a hattleshin with marines. .... v,: a f:i, 4i,

. . . : u4- I 1 maiier wiiicuuh .u n" "-

a SUIIlCieni eXieill LU auuieuaic umi rpimae TTnlrtn

.

1Wt MA 10 Wny snouM we send one of our nice were decided upon before the county

U.u,7",,l,l,u T .C -7 battleships up against a hghting ma- division question was sprung,
ciently comprehend the vast majority chine that CQuld steam all around and h of Mr Brewcr.s
who cannot read a single note but outshoot it. Seems like its good poiicy ha he d not in the

neverxneiess can unuernu anu ,v to send our battleships where they lcast comprehend the position of the

music wun an enmusiasm uumiowh .j i c4 ,i annai 1 ,., ,:, r

, .. 1 -..w... 1 ecitor 01 a newspaper, aiic cunui
those whose education compels them .a

... r -1 -i 1 line oiar wrucs nt "uc.i uuvui,
to listen for technical perfection. t.AWot Matthews of the RaifordL.. u : v, f

, , . j I I LV U1V131UI1 UCVdUfC IV I -3 lilt v 1 v. j
The Star has heard and read of Tribune writek Editor Adams of theLl i,: .11,, ?t

Mozart, Beethoven and the other jllus- Zolfo Truth that he will be in Zolfo m r down to the devil
trious composers Mr.. Fishel alludes the third gunday in September and is committed to. The editor of the
to, and- it can assure him that their shes to make it a personal affair" gt or other paper of any
r c tint 1 r hfl han c? inn . .

standing, does not indulge his personal

music is not in tne nearts or on tne u; wq c;n.a,Qitr thom

lips of the American people to any- m serious results, but the Rai-

thing like the extent of the songs and fcrd editor has certainiy given the

compositions of men and women, lew Truth man ample notice. Tampa Tri

or worm lame, many iorgotten ana 1 Dune.

many more who were never Known. Yes he hag giyen Adams justifica-

lhe fact is that America nas a music tion for shooting him on sight.

of its own, and nearly all tne music

that really stirs our souls is Ameri
can.

Mendelssohn s wedding march is

hir She rears the little clrL l-stner

Stanley, aa her own and grows to love
her. Vhen Esther is grown a beautiful
younK plrl. linear, nv nypsy queen, re returns
turns returns to Virginia with her. She has a
wild plan that Ir. Lee. the late Colonel
Stanley's old friend, may now adopt Es Esther,
ther, Esther, as originally Intended. Her hojw also
Is that her son. the suiised Arthur Stan Stanley
ley Stanley 2d, may fall inlove with Bsther
anil thus the innocent girl may become
by mnrriao what she is by birth mis

tress of Stanley hall. Dr. Lee adopts

Esther, but alo demands that llagar turn
over to his custody the diamond from

the skv. Dr. Lee also Informs Ilagar

that her son. tli? supposed Arthur Stan

ley 2d, is a protlisate and not worthy of

Esther, but Haear hojKS for the best ana

with lur people departs. Arthur Stanley

does fall in love with Esther and fo does

his boon companion. Hlalr Stanley, the
cousin who would be the rishtful male
heir of Stanley were the Stanley secret

known. In stealing the ciamonu uiair
muM tho death of the doctor. Outside

Is Arthur, serenading Esther. Ii'air, es

cat.ins. Insultir.cly infers to Arthur that

he has left Esther's room. Arthur forces
him to fU'fct a du-l in which Arthur Is
victor and tumbh-s I'liir into an open

grave. He searches isiair and takes the
diamond from the sky. Dlair is only
stunned and tries, with the aid of his

mother. t place the blame for tho mur murder
der murder of Dr. Leo upon Arthur. The sheriff

attr-mtit to takr Arthur, but after a

thrilline drive in a hisli powered motor

car Arthur eludes his pursuers and Is

thrown Into the river after a emashup.

His body Is seen floating down the river.

Arthur is revived by Haiar. who reveals
his identity and upbraids him. Needing

money, he pawns the diamond In Rich

mond. Uiair is in Richmond, living not

ously, and he, too. Is forced to visit the
nawnshon. After explanations the two

asrree to stand by each other. At a ball,
to which lilalr has Invited Arthur and at

which a supposed New York society belle

Is the fruest of honor, they are stunned to

find the diamond on the breast or tne

MONDAY
AUGUST

mm

for the murder of Ir. Henry Lee of

Fairfax: cried the sheriff.

The face of IHair Stanley blanched.

"Remember your promise, Arthur, he

whispered. "You cannot go to the gal-

RATES

If international public opinion can

not protect a nation from the fate jamin wjh deVote some of his preach preach-of
of preach-of Belgium or keen the seawavs ODenl u ,k. ; v,: v, tmm

good music, and many good Ameri- to the neutral flags Mr- Bryan her head

nve fr -i Wyrrtt49 IT" O T T rial I ATim TTDl- I . I

imc "miu v itell us what is the good 01 peac

""V V4 -r;;iLi: :V .-I treaties; Times-union. little unpieasantnes5. He ought to

very lew Aiiieticaua iniiiiv ui 11 nuui . i - ... i

one wedding to another. You never , v u ...

a guuu vn;iiiiig. uujjuo OUrlcU lllc nuuuui, otii c
sends a seven-thousand word letter to "head." Clearwater Sun.
the Times-Union? The colored ladv in Question was de

funct with a knife wound in a vital

likes and dislikes in print. We have
only .met Mr. Brewer two or three

times, then only in friendship, and if s v.w Tork visitor. She is an adventuress

who has borrowed tne aiamona ior uic
evenine. Ha.ir attends the ball as a
fortune ttllt-r. accompanied by Luke Lov Lov-11.
11. Lov-11. While Ha car 1 telling the "belle's"

fortune the diamond is snatched from her

breast.

we had any personal ill-well toward

him we would tell him so instead of
putting it in the Star's editorial page.

Probably our old college chum Ben-

hear men whistle it at their work and

seldom hear the girls practice it on

their pianos; in fact, a good many
people who have heard it at weddings

wouldn't recognize it if they heard it
elsewhere. Its pretty, but it doesn't

take hold.

There is a great deal of German
music taught in America. It has to be

taught if it is learned, for few Amer Americans
icans Americans take to it naturally. It is taught
like mathematics, and like mathe

matics only constant practice keeps it
in mind. And mighty few people

enjoy music they have to work at.

German music cuts a big figure in
grand opera (no greater, if as great,

as Italian), but comparatively few

Americans attend grand opera, and it

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CHAPTER IX.

"For the SaWe of a False Friend."

AGAIt'S hands almost touched

the diamond from the sky as
she clutched at it over the
shoulder of Vivian Marston as

It disappeared through the velvet win-

They Surrounded the Hysterical Vivian

Marston.

HI

The preliminary hearing of Men- part of her internal ecenomy. Neither

denhall, which was to have taken! her head nor her foot was severed

place in Clearwater Tuesday has beenfrom the rest of her body. The Star

indefinitely postponed. The Clearwa- told all there was to the affair in a

ter Sun says it was postponed at the twenty-line item in Monday's paper.

request of the state. Friend Powell's journalistic ideals

may drive him to putting a display

The Tampa Times is authority for head over the account of a cutting

the statement that Attorney General scrape between two coons, but ours

West will be present in Clearwater don't.

during the trial of Mendenhall and

assist tne state attorney ana juage An Fntrl:svirnnn rpa(is the TamDa

Gordon in the prosecution. TriKnnp n wll dPPi-ved lecture for its

We don't

sneprs at the British armv.

A member of the Florida legisla-1 ee t room American has to

t iro n-hrt rlipH rppntlv lpft. sin pstate I .1 A r

i r,rohahle that more of them eo to .7. : sneer at any army except mai 01

... r , I 01 $i,uuu,uuu DUt ne aian t maKe 11 in 1

the legislature. Tampa Inbune.

be in fashion than because they enjoy

it.

We have inherited and adopted 3.

great deal of the music of other peo

pies, but in the repertoire English,

Scotch and Irish, French and Spanish

figure much more largely than Ger

man. There are some lovely German

waltzes, and a number of simple Ger German
man German songs mingle with our own.
These, however, emanate from com

paratively obscure people, and not

from talented composers who tried to

una.

Shucks, man! You could buy two or The Star is in great trouble. Its

three legislatures with a million dol- going to have to differ with the Lake Lake-lars.
lars. Lake-lars. land Teleerram about one senatorial

candidate, with the Tampa Times

The kaiser cannot talk more con- a bout another and with the Punta

vincingly of his devotion to his Fath- Gorda Herald about a third

erland than does Carranza of love for

the Mexico he wants to make his.

Times-Union.

George Fitch of Peoria, 111-, one of
America's noted authors, died Monday

Most of the Mexicans have better lir a California sanitarium, where he

sense than to believe such stuff. Iwent in hopes to recover his health.

Oldest College and Mot Beautiful Campus in Florida College, Academy,
Music, Expression, Fine Arts, Domestic and Industrial Arts, Bus-

lows for me. You must tell the truth .
If you are tried. But you can save me Twelve buildings, steam heat, electric lights, fire protection, fine gym-
lf vou Pscane" nasium, no malaria, quarter-million dollar endowment. Three teachers of
vrthur nodded and broke loose from music, $5,000 organ, a dozen pianos, two Glee Clubs, chorus class. Superb
Arthur nd.JroJnI?OS J?? new rooms for Business School, full banking equipment. New chemical
the grasp of Sheriff bwaln. Blair 'v. ,.1 miZ th pi-v mnHom device? analysis of

,wt- r nrtnina winched in a strong, dark fought as best he could to aid his sup- L;i.F:i:-.- inAm Jatpr. nroTYaration for Engineering Course. Lakes.

uv" 1 , ..... vi. t,..Mi """'t iwwv..., .w. .--- :r 7. j

nst. 1 poseu wusiu. uul uis boating, swimming, go II, tennis, xootfcau, uasicetDaii; nnsiian out unue-

fnr virhn ilarston. sue caugut 1 reiaiive. me ruai;njjvi Mia. imiiuun-u. 1 nominational : expenses moaerate: scnoiarsnips avauaoie. ror cauuugut

hpr breath with a great gulriug sob. threw her arms wildly about him ana dd SECRETARY. Winter Park. Fla.

a m m

, -. n wllil n arm SO ueiu ana nampereu uuu as sue

and pain, for the hands that had so

mysteriously throttled her fair necK

and snatched from her breast the great

borrowed iewel had been, no gentle

ones.

In an Instant the ballroom was In an

uproar, and a frirhtcneU nunny uaa

run at the first wild reiort there had

been a Jewel robbery to the front door

,way and had blown three long, fright

uavering blasts uron a jolice wuisue.

Outside the Ilandolpa mansion Lute

Lovell was scuttling through the dark

ness with tho diamond from the sky.

Idling on the outside and waiting for
Lis mistress, Hairar, the gypsy queen,
and Esther. Luke had tlanced through
the low window only to have his gaze
fall upon the blazing Jewel.
Never overscrupulous, he always re remembered
membered remembered the whimpered gypsy gossip
that Matt Harding, the dead husband
of Ilagar, had made uis fortune, now
poseed by Ilagar. by some bold coup.
And here, thought the desperate
Luke, was his chance for fortune. He
was quick to follow out the evil Im Impulse.
pulse. Impulse. He gained the street with the wild
Idea to hide the diamond In the first
af nook or crannr. and then to return

so

shrieked. "They will kill you. Blair!"
that he could do but little. Then. too.

Vivian Marston added her efforts to
restrain him. It was no time for Ila Ilagar
gar Ilagar to speak. She realized that It
were tetter that Arthur escape If he
could even under the onus of unjust
susplclon.
One of the policemen released his
hold on Luke Lovell and came to the
aid of the sheriff. Arthur fought like
a madman, and the struggle surged
from the ballroom to the hall and out

down the steps to the sidewalk, Arthur
was slowly bat surely being overpow overpowered
ered overpowered when Ilagar, who hovered near
the fighting men. plucked Detective
Blake by the sleeve and gave liini a
significant sign. Such was the mas mastery
tery mastery of that look and sign that the de-

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IN THE STAR

OCALA SOCIAL AFFAIRS.

(If you have any items for this
I Thought for the Dav
The days come and go like muffled
and veiled figures ent from a distant
friendly party, hut they say nothing
and if we do not ue the gifts they
bring, we carry them as silently away.
Selected.
Informal Tea for Miss Shine
Mrs. W. V. New.som, Jr. of Ocala,
who is vi.-iting her parents, Mr. and
Mrs. A. K. Taylor, in Ortega, gave a
delightful informal tea yesterday af afternoon
ternoon afternoon at 5 o'clock, the principal
guest being Miss Frances Shine, of
Oradell, N. J., the guest of her sister,
Mrs. Francis L'Engle.
The house was prettily decorated
with greens and cut flowers, and the
hostess was assisted in caring for her
guests by Miss Priscilla Robertson
and Miss Pauline Burroughs.
Invited to enjoy the afternoon with
Mrs. Newsom and Miss Shine were a
few friends who have entertained
Miss Shine, including Miss Doris
Brodnax, Miss Priscilla Brobston, Mrs.
Lawrence A. Perkins, Jr., Miss Hilda
Russell, Mrs. Donald M. Barnett, Mrs.
II. Starr Kealhofer, Miss Jane Keal Keal-hofer,
hofer, Keal-hofer, Miss Pauline Burroughs, Miss
Katie Barrs of Gainesville, Miss Hel Hel-ene
ene Hel-ene Bowen, Miss Elizabeth Butler of
Atlanta, Ga., and Miss Fanny Robin Robin-sun
sun Robin-sun of Ocala. Jacksonville Metrop Metropolis,
olis, Metropolis, 10th.
Mr. John Long was a well known
Tampan visiting in Ocala yesterday.
Miss Elizabeth Nelson who has been
making her annual summer visit to
Mrs. J. H. McClymonds, left this aft afternoon
ernoon afternoon for her home in Tampa.
Miss Mary Lee Hill will return
home in about ten days from Knox Knox-ville,
ville, Knox-ville, where she is attending summer
school at the University of Tennessee.
Mrs. S. A. Standley, who has been
spending the past four weeks with the
Cates party, traveling through the
west, is now in Cuthbert, Ga., the
guest of relatives. She will return
home in a fortnight and en route will
visit relatives at other points in Geor Georgia
gia Georgia and her daughter, Mrs. Arthur
Clark in Jacksonville.
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Mrs. Fanny Tucker is now making
her home with Mr. and Mrs. C. H.
Dame on Lime street.
Mrs. C. K. Kreger and little Miss
Virginia Kreger returned home Sun Sunday
day Sunday from a visit of nearly a month in
Jacksonville, the guests of the for former's
mer's former's sister, Mrs. Arthur Clark and
Mr. Kreger's sister, Mrs. J. T. Hoff Hoffman.
man. Hoffman. Mr. Kreger, who is traveling
the Florida coast for the firm of Lig Lig-get
get Lig-get & Myers, joined his family for a
fortnight visit. It will be welcome
news to their friends to learn that
they will continue to make Ocala their
home instead of moving to Jackson Jacksonville,
ville, Jacksonville, as they contemplated.
Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Pillans of Elec Elec-tra
tra Elec-tra were guests today of their son,
Mr. L. II. Pillans and family. They
were accompanied to town by their
granddaughter, Miss Cora May Pil Pillans,
lans, Pillans, who has been their guest for
some time.
Mrs. Nola Ferguson and son Van
Hood Ferguson, left today for Tren Trenton
ton Trenton to visit the former's sister, Mrs.
Will Taylor. They will be away until
September and will make a series of
visits to relatives, including their
brother and uncle, Dr. R. D. Ferguson
and family at Dade City.
Miss Margaret Howell has as her
attractive guest Miss Georgia Robles
of Tampa, who arrived yesterday.
Miss Robles is en route home from
attending summer school at the Wom Women's
en's Women's College, Tallahassee.
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Miss Emmilee Bridges will spend
the next few weeks with her mother in
Macon, Ga., leaving for there today.
Miss Bridges has been appointed
teacher of the Sumner school in Levy
county for the coming term and she
will enter upon her duties there in
September.
The Ladies' Home and Foreign Mis Missionary
sionary Missionary Society will hold its monthly
meeting Thursday afternoon at four
o'clock with Mrs. W. W. Condon.
Those present please answer roll call
with the name of a medical mission missionary
ary missionary and his station.
Miss Minnie Goldman, who is now
visiting in Savannah, will leave in a
few weeks for Roanoke, Va., to enter
Elizabeth College.
Miss Emma Lee Bridges has return returned
ed returned to her home at Ocala after com completing
pleting completing her course in the summer nor normal
mal normal school. Miss Bridges made many
friends during her stay in the city
who will always be glad to welcome
her in the future. Gainesville Sun.
Mrs. Fred E. Weihe and interesting
children have gone to Dinsmore for a
visit with Mrs. Weihe's brother, Mr.
Charles Moore.
Mr. and Mrs. George Loonev and
Misses Iois and Eunice Ellis are dom
iciled at Ilendersonville, N. C, for the
remainder of the summer.
Mr. and Mrs. T. E. Bridges depart departed
ed departed today for Dula Springs, N. C, the

department, call 'phone 106)

former to remain two weeks and the ',
latter for an extended sojourn. They
will be joined there by their son, Mr.
Leroy Bridges, who has been spending,
a week in Hendersonville, and will be
accompanied from Jacksonville by (
Mrs. Ernest McLin.
U. D. C. Meeting
The Daughters of the Confederacy
will meet Friday afternoon at 4:20
o'clock with Mrs. E. L. Carney.
Dr. and Mrs. J. N. McElroy of Or
lando, passed through the city yester yesterday
day yesterday en route to Hendersonville, N. C,
to join their daughter-in-law, Mrs.
Sylvan McElroy and son of Orlando
and mother, Mrs. John Dozier of this
city.
Mr. W. McD. Green, who has been
the guest of his sister, Mrs. T. E.
Bridges since last winter, left today
to visit his family in Hendersonville,
N. C.
Mrs. Lilla Chare and daughter, Mrs.
G. Alvarez of Starke, returned to their
home Friday after spending several
days at her cottage on Griflln avenue.
Pablo Beach notes in Metropolis.
Mr. M. G. Gibbons, a well known
barrister of Tampa, returned home
this afternoon after a short business
visit to Ocala. He was accompanied
by his lovely young daughter, Miss
Edith Gibbons and today they were
luncheon guests of Mr. and Mrs. R. L.
Anderson, Mr. Anderson and Mr. Gib Gibbons
bons Gibbons being friends of many years
standing.
Judge and Mrs. W. S. Bullock and
Miss Alice Bullock will leave next
week, probably Wednesday, on their
cruise. They will go aboard their
houseboat in Jacksonville and will pro proceed
ceed proceed leisurely to Fort Lauderdale to
visit Mr. Julian Bullock. They expect
to be away a month or longer.
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Mrs. C. H. Mathews is the guest of
Mrs. Jake Brown, coming up this aft afternoon
ernoon afternoon from Candler.
Judge W. M. Gober is expected home home-shortly
shortly home-shortly from a visit to his wife and
children, who are summering at Com Commerce,
merce, Commerce, Ga.
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Mr. and Mrs. F. E. Harris left this
afternoon for Busbee Hall, near Ashe-
ville, to spend several weeks.
Mr. Hibbert Weathers sailed this
afternoon on the Lenape from Jack Jacksonville
sonville Jacksonville for New York to enjoy a va vacation
cation vacation of several weeks.
Miss Minnie Jackson of Birming Birmingham,
ham, Birmingham, who was a popular summer vis visitor
itor visitor last year the guest of her cousin,
Miss Catharine Livingston, is at Bes Bes-samer,
samer, Bes-samer, Ala., entertaining half a dozen
girls on a house party. Miss Nancy
Doster, a visitor at the Livingston
home at the same time, is summering
at Lake Chautauqua, N. Y.
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The Tuesday auction club spent a
most delightful afternoon yesterday
with Miss Helen Brown. Composing
the three tables of players were the
members, Misses Marion Dewey, Dor Dorothy
othy Dorothy Schreiber, Kathleen Jackson, Nel Nellie
lie Nellie Gottlieb, Mary McDowell, Rosebud
Robinson, Mrs. Herbert Lattner and
the following who were asked to join
them for the games: Misses Hope Rob Robinson,
inson, Robinson, Adele Bittinger, Hester Dewey,
Ethel Crosby and Alice Bullock. Miss Misses
es Misses "Robinson were the holders of top
scores when final tallies were counted
and for their skill were awarded the
prizes, Miss Rosebud Robinson receiv receiving
ing receiving two bridge table covers and Miss
Hope Robinson a prety handkerchief.
Sandwiches and tea were served at the
conclusion of the games.
(Concluded on Fourth Page)
STUDIO WILL REOPEN
Miss Ethel Haycraft, graduate of
Brenau Conservatory and pupil of
Otto Pfefferkorn, will reopen her
studio September 1st. Phone 131. 18t
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Funeral Directors and
Licensed Embalmers
WILBUR W. C. SMITH
Licensed Embalmer
Phone 10 Ocala, Fla.
WOOD
PHONF 503
For Good Wood
BIG Load for $1.
Your Order will have
immediate Attention.
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At Hmo&k's Wkod fehop.

W AM UNO FKOM

THE SKY
(Continued from Page Two)
teotiTy n la.-.l Li rrris in ni.lin hi
njor l.ij ,r Jhrt u .f t!i. law.
ArtLur vr-ii-li I.ij.:--If and
felltil 1 1 1 !!ieriir aii 1 the !ii-fhiUU.
lrke llm-tiL'h iii.iT f tal.m. 11 nul
fluiikit-s wn.i roi;,:
II:nr ii'.w d h .hul.i hare
taken B'.ako t. into lu-r :jti. It-nco,
for all the lete'tive Li.ew was that bi
client Ii.i-l I-e-n s.r'.ii.,' Arthur Stan Stanley
ley Stanley witli no c.i.rI iiiii nti.ns to- the fu fugitive.
gitive. fugitive. So when later n th s.inio day
be bad located Arthur with I'.Jair be
had given the same Information as to
hi
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Ha Dropped th Jewel Into the Mail
Box.
where Arthur miht be found that
night to Sheriff Sam Swain, freshly ar arrived
rived arrived from Fairfax.
Down the street, the quiet, deserted
residence street of Richmond's fash fashionable
ionable fashionable residential nei;;hlorhool. fled
Arthur. Behind him the Hound of the
I)llce whistle and the pursuit grew
fainter. Arthur, In splendid physical
trim nnd spurred by excitement, ran
like a deer, lie slipied down an ob obscure
scure obscure alley, crossed by the backs of a
half score of mansions, nnd found him himself
self himself In n mean street that led down
to the railroad tracks. The pursuit
was left far behind or else It had gone
off in a false scent In another direc direction.
tion. direction. Arthur slackened his pace and re regained
gained regained his breath. lie looked down at
himself nnd saw that bo was In even evening
ing evening attire. True, in the stmpKlc hN
clothes had re-elved some rouxh han handling.
dling. handling. I lis dress coat was trn under
the sleeve and his low cut waistcoat
flapprd ajtirt. In-reft of its buttons.
And Arthur pave a little lauuh as he
saw his shallow under a di:u stre t
lamp ami realized that !cp!te the
strenuous cn.-oiiiitrr thru!i v. Id h he
hail Just passe! his sill; li it. so:i:wh.it
rul'icd and battered, its i-:r:ii:-'f v:i
provid. was still ii-:i Id-; h-ad.
'IIov will I ver es :! ii: l hes.
tops?" he vald to hh'j--if n?'-fu!!v
"They'll have my doTipth-n Lrnad
cast in tiii hour." Y t he 1 !.: f .:.
for all that. Ii.t ln;n i. 1 i i.j the i.:- 'it
through !fie i!i-vi ;p1 treets. an I h:
soiim fifteen r i : i : : I brNI: v: f ui 1
himself, by rare ; d In !. hi the rail
road yards and l y a I.tr freight train
just slowly moving out.
With re- fc!es hate he threw hin
self under a freight ear an 1 d. w him
self upon the brake l earn.
IIi head :t!i(-1 fror.! fh- i.o--e :mi'!
the rea thtii of all ho ha-l p'j-ed
thronvh in the cromVl h i:r at Mr Mr-Ih'ind'ili
Ih'ind'ili Mr-Ih'ind'ili h's bail. K' fry Ik Tie in hi
l"dy allied as he ti 1 t- t!i' 'Avt.
creak I nc bral:- l-e';i. I'r.-r-.r-l ,-r.d
bniN-d fr"in t!e J virion in !i h h-lay
lay h-lay ii Ii! ; n irnnv, ; riious t;-!i almvc
the rrhid!:! whn a r-e. t'fid ir.i
pulse seized upon Art!it:r t let ?o hi
straiidnir pra; and end t!'f row tt
ful fever of his life beneath t!i clank clanking
ing clanking wheels that ground and groaned
leneath him.-
What was he after all but a livinc
falsehool ami n cheat? Not a Stanley
of Stanley hall, spending with a free
hand as locai:io a reekless et.titlcman.
but a gyisy imitor, a cheat, wast wasting
ing wasting substance that was not his! A fu fugitive
gitive fugitive from J:i;ti'-e and a bankrupt be believed
lieved believed by all who had known him to
In? the murderer of a kind and penile
old man who had never harmed him.
but on the contrary had Inen his friend
and had In-eii one of the a pennies by
which he. a hdpe !rn pypsr, had
been rearel in a mansion under a biph
name never his.
The planiour of his self sacrifice- In
ehieldlnp IJlair and thus rnakinp him
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the deal for that real estate has been closed and the only thin?
jet to do is to see if the title is good. Marion county has Mut 160
deed records and 43 mortgage records and 30 of ratecellanot as rec-
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the record history of that title.

some searching and checking before the abstract man Lrowa
that he has got it alL
MORAL: PLACE THE ABSTRACT ORDER EARLY ENOUGH
SO THAT THE ABSTRACT MAN HAS REASONABLE TIME IN
WHICH TO DO HIS RESEARCH WORK.

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Ocala Coca-Cola Bottling Works

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OCALA,

CAPITAL STOCK $50,000.00.
Slate. County and City Depository.

Malaria a Blood Trouble
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Malaria does Impoverish the blood, thereby weakening the entire sys system.
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the blood with Malarial poison and lnjpurltleH. You Immediately lose en energy.
ergy. energy. You are a constant prey to headaches, worn-out. tired feeling.
The complexion bfom-s sallow, the tongue coated. In order to get relief
you must administer an antidote directly to the poison, and a tonic blood
nourl-shiifg food, to build up the wasted system. S. S. S. Is the one thor thoroughly
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trouble. It destroys the germs and poison, revitalizes and restores the red
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from ague, headache, chills and fever. You soon feel the full sense of "vigor
that goes with perfect health.- There Is nothing as good. Get S. S. S. from
your druggist.

HTiRY our Fresh Meat it will
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Also fine Jine of

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Ocala,
toll
-d fn-H! .i.jrr. He saw now that In
avlir: H- hid only dne s to
;.ie hi:. j e'f fr::i the '-n shame and
huiuiii:it ':!! thru votiM eiie to him
li ii th ;ir h!i:;r Inquiries of a mur murder
der murder tri :il. v itfi the evidence that Hagnr
p. ,i -- d ev idein-f ;e felt sure she
vmi!i1 j i-'Mliii-e to save the life of her
K'.n v.uM r-nlt in his acquittal of
murder, but would leave him stripped
of the peacock feathTs of the Stanley
heritage that he. the gypsy Jackdaw,
had worn Yonz.
lie saw in the dtit and darkness the
baleful gleam of the diamond from the
sky. He saw the aecuslnr. fierce gaze
of his gypsy ni"ther. and then. like n
benediction and a saving grace, he
saw, in the dut and gloom, the sweet
face and tlie sad. wi-tful eye of Es Esther!
ther! Esther! He grasped the cold iron rod
stanchly now. I-t destiny deal him
what It misrht. he would stand the buf buffets
fets buffets and fight on for C.sthers sake!
(Continued Tomorrow)
DIAMOND FROM THE SKY
MUST SKIP A CHAPTER
The management of the Temple
theater received the following tele tele-irrnm
irrnm tele-irrnm yesterday, regarding the films
for the Diamond from the Sky:
Atlanta, Ga., Aug. i, 1915.
Temple Theater, Ocala, Fla.:
Chapter four has evidently been

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office advising your customers that it
is not your fault that it failed to
reach you.
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OCALA EVENING STAR WEDNESDAY. AUGUST 11, 1915

FOUR

OCALA OCCURENCES

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(Continued from Third Page)

Woodmen meet Friday evening.

Mr. S. N. Igou is expected home
this afternoon from an over night
trip to Tampa.

Use NyaPs lamily remedies. All
e-ood good for all. Sold by Annex

Drug Store.

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A full line of locsc leat ledgers,

rn( ii.rlfa -ind memorandums al-

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ways on hand at Gerig's. tf

Mr. George Neville, president of the

P.ank of Dunnellon, came up thi
morning to trans&ci business.

LITTLE 5ULL-.

who .fwvtb "VttE

W. K. Lane, M. D., Physician and!

Surgeon, specialist Eye, Ear, Nose and
Throat. Law Library Building, Ocala,
Florida.

Mr. D. P. Kibler, manager of the
Buttgenbach phosphate mines, is a
business visitor in the city today.

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Visitors Honored with a Pretty Party
Complimenting her sisters, Mrs. A. j
R. O'Dell and Miss Tommie Mclntire
of Jacksonville, Mrs. J. C. Caldwell
was hostess this afternoon to a de-

A Mistaken
Identity
Bv DWIGH r NORWOOD

THEN IT HAPPENED.

Friends u t re'urrh in.; f-r the funeral
aiid on ntf-riii" the house turned Into

lightful 500 party at her home on N. the riMJln w,K,re the ( ((.,,M risttM on

Watula street.
Three tables for the players were

jirrano-ed on the veranda, which was

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r.retty in its decorations of cut flow

ers and plants. On the tables during

the games was divinity candy and at

the conclusion of the several progres progressions
sions progressions a refreshing ice course with

salted almonds and grapefruit peel

was served. The player making the

best score was presented a beautiful

silk work bag with a wicker bottom.

The afternoon with the hostess and

the charming honorees was one of

great pleasure for the guests who

were Misses Wenona Wetherbee, Lois

Dame, Virginia Sistrunk, Edith Bur-

well, Caroline Harris, Hester Dewey,

.Annie Atkinson, Mrs. W. K. Lane,

Mrs. Jake Brown, Mrs. W. W. Harriss
and the following who did not play

cards, Mrs. Lanier Robertson, Mrs. S.

P. Whaley, Mrs. George Taylor, Mrs.

Try one of tnost frosted pints of
Pabst's Blue Ribbon at Johnny's, tf

A new line of high grade stationery
in all the latest styles and cuts at
Gerig's.
Mr. Melvine Russell concluded today
a brief visit to friends in the city en
route from Gainesville to his home in
Key West.
Our sheet music stock is up-to-date.
Daily demonstrations.
8-2-tf Lattner's Piano Store.

Mr. D. Niel Ferguson left yester yesterday
day yesterday to be absent until the first. He
will make a several days' visit in At Atlanta,
lanta, Atlanta, thence going to Asheville and
Franklin and other North Carolina
mountain resorts to spend the re remainder
mainder remainder of his vacation.

Bring your prescriptions to Ocala's

largest drug store, where prompt and
experienced service is always at your

disposal. The Court Pharmacy. tf

Prof. Karl J. Weihe of Jacksonville,
is in the city for a short visit to his

parents, Mr. and Mrs. Fred G. B

Weihe. He is assisting his father in

the jewelry store during the absence
of his brother, Captain Fred E. Weihe

n f ihf state encamnment at Black

Point.

Have you tried those delicious Max Max-ixe
ixe Max-ixe cherries? 50 cents per pound, at

Gerig's. tf.

Mr. B. S. Quarterman of Fairfield,
is among the visitors in the city from

the northwestern part of the county.

He says the following of the Bloxham

divisionists is growing smaller day by

day in his section.

SEE 1H15 FA KM on ttie Silver
Springs road which furnishes the

Merchant's Cafe every day with

fresh vegetf jles, milk and eggs, tf

WEATHER REPORT
This report Is made from observa-
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tions taken aauy oy air. r. v.

Weihe, official observer for the gov

ernment
Aug. 1

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supports. It had left opn. and

nny one who wished t have a look at

the lU eastnl was i-ermitted to do so.

Mrs. MaeKlmy lookcil down upon the

corpse with melancholy visage, men

went to her seat and whispered to

Mrs. Martin bos Me her:

"He l-ks very natural."
"lk you think so? I wouldn't know
him."
Mrs. Oonlgle leaned forward and
remarked in :l subdued voice that she
had been asked to go to the hospital
where he had died and Identify him.
She n f!dobt at first, but as she
looked thr features seemed to throw off
the death look and take on a lifelike
appearance. She would stake her life
on his leii Parker.
, Nathan Parker had left home sev several
eral several days ltefore to go to work at his
trade he was a plasterer and had not
returned. He had complained of diz dizziness
ziness dizziness and was seen to stagger as he
walked down the street. Night came

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Local Forecast
Fair tonight, Thursday

Robert Sanders, Mrs. E. L. Carney,

Mrs. W. A. Goin, Mrs. C. H. Mathews and ho did not return. His wife was

and Mrs. Charlie Flinnen. worried about him and fearful that he

had collapsed. Miu woum uave gone

t Inmilr.i nf lil-i .m tilovor lillf her

R. F. Mr. and Mrs. W. D. Home and illlsi,.ln(1 ,..i ,u.r .hat he was co-

.56 three children of Homestead, were inK to t0 a j,,., on njs own account

.39 visitors today, the guests of Mr. and that day and unfortunately did not in

.05 Mrs. B. H. Seymour. Mr. Home is form her where It was.

president of the Homestead bank and That night was one of great anxiety

....

with his family is making an exten- to Mrs. Parker. biie went to tne

.07 sive tour of the state in his car. They "' "i

.03 were charmed with Ocala, declaring

. 18 the prettiest view they had ever seen

in the state was from the hospital ver

.05 I ar.das.

And, as Is Very Oft.n th Cat, It Was
th Unexpected.
Covered with white from bead to
foot, the prisoner looked like a snow
man.
"With what U this man charged?"
asked the court.
'I saw a white cloud." replied Officer
CCfl, -and I thought he was trying to
blow up a building."
"What have you to say for yourself?"'
For answer the "prisoner puffed out
a little white cloud and coughed up

enough flour to make a batch of bis

cuits.

'Can't you speak?"

A negative shake of the man's bead

sent flour into the atmosphere like wa

ter from a woolly dog.

"Are you a baker?"
This time the man managed to mum

ble a half smothered "No.

"Then what n earth are you?"
After several false starts the pris

oner finally blurted:

"Billposter."
"Did you fall Into n flour bin?"
Rubbing his face until a dusky skin

began to show through Its white coat

ing, the prisoner explained.

'No, sah. Wen I run out ob paste

dls mawnln. I filled a bucket wif flouah

an went across de street where I saw

a big hose by de side ob a building.

I put de nozzle ob de hose into de

bucket, but at first de handle wouldn't
turn. I pa be one big twist, an an'
an den it happenedT

"What happened?"
"Dat hose wasn't foah flllhV palls at

all. It was foah fillin automobile
tiahsr Charles A. Leedy, In Judge.

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Fair Offsr.
A penny for your thoughts." we said.
The poet irave a sneexe
And did confess. "Tve gotten less
In current royalties."
Kansas City Journal.

partly Miss Louise liooe, who is visiting

cloudy, probably local thunder show- her cousin, Mrs. Roy Householder in

ers. I Tampa, accompanied her hostess to

Pass-a-Grille today for a two weeks'

Thp "F.vnlnitc of Elaine" at the stay. -Aliss JJooe nas accepted a posi

town, asking if a man of the name of

Parker was there. They all replied

that they had no such ierson among

their patients. The next day passed

without brinjrins the missing man's

return. Mrs. Parker sent out a police

alarm, but nothing came of it.

Then one day the missing man's son

concluded to go the rounds of the hos

pitals in search of his father. At one
of them he found that a man had died

who had been taken In unconscious

Breaking the Mirror.

He had died the day

TVmnlP lt. nie-ht wound ud by leav- tion in the Dunnellon school for the aml no nanie obtained. He had fallen

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ire the fair Elaine right in tne mia- wuuer, learning mc muu nu ou a smenaih, ihth int. a

.n r Ur,A f,v wv,ifh va sunnnse sne craues. iici-iii.iu iwi inuum. """"

i Ul c ucv saw 1 I I I

... ..... TWc,i,r T an ainuuiance,

Will uet out- ui iicai iu"uoj. 1 I ,

i .1 :il l Tr .1 1 r. v, ik.a. HC Tl Hi 1 V o Coral "-'-'-,

n:gnt mere win ue an x.u..i i....- 1Ur. uumi maiwi onu i.,,nr -nt in tn r th

reel drama, featuring Gertrude Mc- pearl Martin, Mr. W. M. Martin and corvse dreading to find his father. He
Coy and Edward Earle, the Pathe Miss Annie Benton Fuller returned no S(Mj,u.r i,Hkd uim.ii it than he cov-

News and a Vitagarph comedy. today from DeLand, where they have t.rtMi pis oyes with his hands. There

been the guests of Mr. and Mrs. John lay the man he had feared to see. Then

Rpv. W. II. Coleman came down Williamson. e went nonie ami mioruieu ma mum

r T nU nntler vesterdav after- er of wnat ne nau xouna. Aiier sue

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o fQ,l r K,KinP nnd spe M A Al- nf St PptArchnr Pvt WJ13 10 lue ursl "utuuraut

his Ocala friends. He attended the 1 came up today, was joined by her chil-

meeting of Tulula Lodge last night, dren, who have been here, for the last
and left on this morning's train for two weeks with Dr. and Mrs. McClane,

home. land with them went on to Tallulah

Falls, Ga.t where they will spend the

Another fresh shipment of Triola remainder of the summer.

sweets just in at Gerig's. tf.

GRAND GOLD MEDAL CONTEST

Judge J. L. Billingsley returned to

Miami this morning, coming from I Another grand gold medal contest

Jacksonville on the steamer Van. was held in Oxford Saturday. Aj
Judge Billingsley has had the most great many people were present but

of grief she asked John If he was sure

that the lody he had seen was that

of his father. John said he was, but

there would be no harm In sending

some one else to identify It. Stephen

Parker, the deceased's brother, went
to the hospital and expressed a doubt
that the corpse was that of Nathan.

Then Mrs. Gonlgle, an Intimate friend

of the family, went to the hospital

and confirmed John's report.

She broke a mirror on her hub.

And now she's sorry.

She doesn't care about the dub, ".:.

But 'tis unlucky, there's the nib that
causes worry.
St. Louis Globed Democrat.

Woozy Decorations.
"I understand." said Uncle Bill Bot-

tletop, "that the Turka are total ab

stainers."

"Yes."
"Well, maybe they are. But I can't

see how any total abstainer could think

t the hour apioInted for the fu- "P some of the designs they put In

neral the family and relatives came
Into the room where the burial rites

Turkish rugs. Washington Star.

delightful of summers filled with ten- not many could enjoy the speaking as were to take place and took seats be-

nis and other sports at popular re- I there was so much noise and confus-1

sorts of Georgia, North Carolina and hon. The medal was awarded to Miss

various other states. Miami Metrop- Mamie Ruth Sanders of Dunnellon on

olis. the recitation, "The Result of Treat

ing." Preceding this there were

For plumbing and electrical work speeches by candidates for political

see H. W. Tucker. Phone 300

Z'-d.KA N,,.,M.:-f Ql,t a
Jli ," : i. ,'.vs-,i. .. iv;V-l(..'ii'3r : 5-""J "" A
y -v.viSiRiK. ygXIBi; y
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jm, w jk rjr at, iWT A

office. One man said that "all roads
are good roads to a politician to get

irrto office." Some of the roads be

tween Ocala and Oxford did not seem

to be particularly good.

A shooting affray took place at Red-

dick among a bunch of negroes who

! had been drinking. Lucy Crawford

shot one of her male companions with

a shotgun, inflicting a serious wound.

Deputy Sheriff Osteen, who happened

to be in that neighborhood serving
papers, arrested the woman and

brought her to the city. She is now in

I the county jail.

Mr. A. A. Olin of Kendrick was at

tending to business in Ocala today.

HERE AT HOME

Ocala Citizens Gladly Testify and

Confidently Recommend Doan's
Kidney Pills

It is testimony like the following

that has placed Doan's Kidney Pills Johnny ran for a stimulant, and Mrs.

so far above comDetitors. When peo- Parker chafed hi hand

- - -

side the coffin. A minister appeared.

who conducted the services and dwelt

at length on the virtues of the de

ceased. When all was over the under-

taker put the lid on the coffin and

screwed It down. While he was do

ing so a man. very pale, 6taggered In

at the door.

"What's all this?" he exclaimed.

"Good gracious:" cried Mrs. Tarker.

"Who are you?" asked the minister,

starting forward to head off the inter-

loier.

Who am I? I'm Nathan Parker.

Who's that In the coffin?"

Oh, Nathan." cried the wife, "is it

reallv you?"

"Really me? Who else should I be?"
"Have you come back from the

dead?"

"I haven't !een with the dead."
"It looks like you. but I can't be

sure.

Johnny went up to the, intruder, look looked
ed looked him doe In the face, then threw
his arms n round him, crying: "1 made
a mistake! I made a mistake!" Then
Mrs. Ptirkcr tok her husband away
from Johnny and hugged him.
Meanwhile Parker, who had Just got
out of bed after several days. lelng
either unconscious or delirious, suc succumbed
cumbed succumbed to the shock of arriving Just
in time for Ids own funeral and would
have fallen to the tloor had his wife

and sou not supported him to a sofa.

A Sura Tin. : -Now.
little bride, this maxim heed
Tour wishes to attain.
If at first you don't succeed.
Cry. cry again.
Pittsburgh Press.

Foul Westher.
"I noticed one thing coming across,'

remarked the baseball fan who had

Just landed; "when the ship began to
pitch the passengers were all anxious
to make a home run." Boston Trans

cript.

It will pay you to let
us do your pressing..
We Clean and Press
ne
your clothes at

c Per Pnece

I AND UP
We do all small alter-
ations, such as sew
I on buttons, mend

holes and sew up rips

Clothes delivered the

same day vthey are
received.

PMOME167

I Call us up and we will

f send for your clothes
at once.
Ladies' work is also
done here.
I Work guaranteed sat sat-1
1 sat-1 isfactory or you don't
have to pay.

pie right here at home raise their
voice in praise there is no room left

for doubt. Read the public state

ment of an Ocala citizen:

C. C. French, carpenter, 103 W

Sanchez St., Ocala, says: Doan's
Kidney Pills did me more good than

anything else I ever used. I had

been hiving attacks of backache and

trouble with my kidneys for some

time. It made me feel miserable and
run down in health. As soon as I

used Doan's Kidney Pills. I got re relief
lief relief and I have relied on the remedy

ever since."

Price 50c, at all dealers. Don't

6imply ask for a kidney remedy

get Doan's Kidney Pills the same

that Mr. French had. Foster Milburn

Co., Props., Buffalo N. Y. Ad.3

FRESH buttermiiK at the Court'

Pharmacy fountain every day. tf

PICNIC AT ANTHONY
Don't forget that everybody is in

vited to attend the basket picnic at

Anthony, Tuesday, August 17th. All

the adjoining towns are invited to
come and help make the day a pleas pleasant
ant pleasant one. There will be speaking and a

short program, also plenty of re

freshments to be sold for church ben benefits.
efits. benefits. The editors of the Star and

Banner are especially invited to come
and make us a speech. Committee.

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WANTED, LOST. FOUND, FOR
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ILAR SIMILAR LOCAL NEEDS

"Take that thins awayT he cried

faintly

Parker was nut to bed and the

coritse removed. As soon as he be became
came became sutlUiently comiHsil to give an

account of hi absence he said that
while ;rolnij to work the sidewalk and

his head seined to come together he
knew not how and he was uncon unconscious
scious unconscious till he found himself in bed in
a strans hoii. He called; a woman

cnme Into the room and toM him that
she hnil swn him fall, had gone out

and h:d Intnu-td several iersons who
patlureil nlw.nt him to carry him Into
brr huue. She had not the hart to
send him to a hospital, but had sent
for a doctor t attend him.
Parker nked how ltc he had leen
there, and when she tId him It was e
wrk he jump d or.t of U d. de larlnK
that he iii!t ir to his family, who
woe. Id worried atMit him. On ap-pro-u!iii!'j
Ids h'ine and s-ein? a
hearse at th door he feared his wife
had died of fri-ht on his account.

Pabst Blue Ribbon Beer, the best,

purest and most healthful of ALL DESPONDENCY DUE

summer drinks, at Johnny's Place, tf TO INDIGESTION

FURNISHED RESIDENCE FOR
RENT An eight-room residence, ev every
ery every modern convenience and fully
furnished in every particular. Pleas Pleasant
ant Pleasant surroundings and close to public
square. Would not rent for less than
six months. Apply at Star office tf

r -J-J,r a- i s J"

Read this story in this paper every Wednesday and
Thursday afternoon and see the pictures Friday at the
Temple Theater.

THE CLERK GUARANTEED IT

"About three months ago when I

was suffering from indigestion which

A customer came into my store the caused headache and dizzy spells and

other day and said to one of my clerks, made me feei tired and despondent, I

:xT', "";rrf began taking Chamberlain's 1 ablets."

him a bottle of Chamberlain's Colic, writes Mrs. Geo. Hon, Macedon, N. x.

Cholera and Diarrhoea Remedy, and "This medicine proved to be the very
said to him, 'if this does not cure you, thine I needed, as one day's treat-

I will not charge you a cent for it.. So t relieved me greatly. I used two
he took it home and came back ma,.., , , n-ii j

day or two and said he was cured," iues oi namoenain s lao.m uu

writes J. 11. lierry & Co., Salt UreeK, they na me oi this troume. UDiam-

Va, Obtainable everywhere. 'able everywhere.

FOR RLNT Well located and nicely
furnished rooms in residence next
to the Colonial; also for light
Housekeeping. Inquire at the Co
lonial. 7-tf

LOST Between Ocala and Orlando,
fiom automobile by M. M. Smith, one
small satchel, containing some very

valuable papers. Finder return to
this office or the Harrington Hall ho

tel, Ocala, Fla. 7-3t

FOR RENT Five room cottage with

modern improvements, four blocks
from square; garage on premises. Ap

ply to Geo. J. Blitch. 8-11-Ct

STRAYED A small buckskin mare.

weight about 800 pounds, white star
in face, scratch mark on hight hip,

brand on right side. A reward will

Ie given for her return. Notify W. J.

XeLson, Ocala, Fla. 7-1 2t

FOR RENT Three rooms furnished

for light housekeeping; lights and wa water
ter water free; or two rooms for $12 per

month; three rooms tor li per

month. Fine location on South Third

street. Inquire at Star office. 10-12t

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