OCALA, FLORIDA, SATUKDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 19U
SHOOTING OF A
At Juarez by Villa or His Men May
Force the United States to
El Paso, Feb. 21. William S.
Benton of El Paso, a Scotchman, sub subject
ject subject of Great Britain, is dead. That
wa3 confirmed by Gen. Pancho Villa
and was officially conveyed to the
widow here by United States Consul
Edwards of Juarez.
(Mystery surrounds the report of
the death. William Benton, a cousin
of the dead man, confirmed the re report.
port. report. Benton was executed Tuesday
night after a trial in Juarez by a mil military
itary military court of which FredeTico Gon Gonzales
zales Gonzales Garza was the head, according
to what appears to be a correct ver version
sion version of the affair. The charge against
Benton was that he was implicated in
a plot to take Villa's life.
Villa left for the south yesterday.
Benton was last seen alive in Juarez
Tuesday morning. He was going to
Villa's home and said he was going
to "tell Villa what ho thought ot
him," for the manner in which his
ranch, "Los Remedio," in western
Chihuahua, had been looted by rebel
Instructions had been sent by the
American state department to Consul
Edwards to see that no harm should
come to Benton, the orders being
eent at the request of the British am ambassador.
bassador. ambassador. The warning came too
It is supposed that Villa's defense
will be that the man was shot be
cause he entered Villa's office and
started to draw a gun, although the
cousin says Benton did not go to
Benton had been in iMexico for
about twenty-five years. He was
about forty-five years old.
Benton and Villa had 'been ac acquainted
quainted acquainted for many years. Benton
knew him when as an outlaw more
or less accepted as part of the Mex Mexican
ican Mexican social fabric, the then bandit
crossed the Benton ranch west of the
city of Chihuahua. The ranch of
100,000 acres is considered one of
the best in Mexico. It was well well-watered,
watered, well-watered, containing fine pasturage
and the owner was particularly proud
of his orchard which succeeding
bands of revolutionists cut into fire firewood.
wood. firewood. Benton paid $125,000 for it,
but improvements were said to have
brought the value close to $1,000,
It was with the assurance of this
acquaintance behind him that the
Scotchman went to Villa with com
plaint of the depredations. Yesterday
Villa, who has consistently denied
that he had Benton in custody, told a
reporter that Benton was armed
when he made his visit.
Friends of the ranchman assert
that Benton, while of fiery temper
and ready to use fists, was of sober
habit and never known to carry a
gun. His great reason for going un
armed was his own knowledge of his
In the course of the interview Ben Benton
ton Benton and Villa quarreled and Benton
was lost to view of his friends.
James Hambleton, an Englishman,
and" others, Including reporters, ex exhausted
hausted exhausted every means of ascertaining
the fate of the missing man hut ev everywhere
erywhere everywhere met with evasions and de denials.
nials. denials. Consul Edwards was the first to
learn the true facts. He gave Mrs.
Benton only a bare outline of the
"I have telegraphed all details at
Improved Farms WE are now in OUR NEW office Orange Groves
from 20 to 500 p M0MI 1MMMA f J.0" AcrCS
Acres. that will pay
Unimproved Farm With an Attractive Lis! o! Real Estate. from
lmres0 FLORIDA CENTRAL LAND CO. on
my command to Washington," said
j the consul, "and if made public it
mitct Y fn a fm-rn tViara T nlfl, (rod
1 Till. 1 J i
For the Few National Banks that
Have Remained Outside the New
System of Finance
Washington, Feb. 21. Final
warning was sent last night to 170
national banks of the United States,
which have failed to signify their in intention
tention intention to enter the new federal
banking system, that application for
membership must be made by Feb
ruary 23 or banks must prepare to!
go into liquidation within ten mon months.
ths. months. The reserve bank organiza organization
tion organization committee at the same time took
steps id learn from the attorney gen general
eral general of every state whether state
banks under their lavvs can sub sub-.scri'ne
.scri'ne sub-.scri'ne to 'stock in the reserve 'banks,
an action which is essential to mem mem-uership
uership mem-uership in the new federal system.
(J OFT HALS ISN'T GARRULOUS
Canal-Builder is Reticent About the
New York Police
New York, Feb. 21. Col. George
Y. Goethals, builder of the Panama
canal, arrived here on board the
steamer Metapan from Colon, yester yesterday,
day, yesterday, and made non-committal an answers
swers answers to questions about a letter tak taken
en taken to him from Mayor John Purroy
Mitchell, that left the question of his
acceptance of the New York police
commissionership more uncertain
than ever, and announced his inten intention
tion intention of taking the first train to
Blunt questions and ingeniously
devised queries about the police com commissionership
missionership commissionership alike brought one in
"I have nothing to say on the sub
ject of the police commissionership."
"When your term as governor of
the canal zone expires, will you then
consider taking the police commis commissionership?"
sionership?" commissionership?" he was asked.
"I really don't know," answered
BOAT RACE AND BASKET
PICNIC AT ORANGE LAKE
Mcintosh, Feb. 19. The spring
boat races on Orange Lake will be
run over a course off Orange Lake
landing on the afternoon of Febru
ary 24 th.
There will be three races, two free
for all, and one handicap with pri prizes
zes prizes for the winners.
Basket picnic at the landing.
Bring your basket and all come.
I have three especially fine bar bargains
gains bargains in typewriters, unredeemed
pledges, that I will sell for cash or
One No. 4
One No. 5
One No. 10, Smith-Premier, visi visible
ble visible writer, double keyboard, $35.00.
Why Pay More? B. Goldman,
v 2-14-dw-tf Ocala, Florida.
OPEN DAY AND rflGHT
Merchant's Cafe, A. C. L. depot
corner. Meals a la carte and lunches
ar. any hour. Adv.
Where you are always pleased and
get your money's worth Park's big
SUGAR HAJLMOCK LANDS
Merchant's Block, Ocala 1-13-tt
TO SAVE FRANK
His Attorneys Engage Detective
Burns and Ask Supreme Court
Atlanta, Feb. 21. A motion for
rehearing before the supferne court
of the case of L. M. Frank, under
sentence of death for the murder of
Mary Phagan, will be filed in that
court by his attorneys today. The
motion for the rehearing will be filed
in written form, in accordance with ;
custom and there will be no argu argument.
ment. argument. Frank's attorneys declined to say
on what grounds they would ask for
the rehearing, but indicated they
would have a strong appeal to place
before the court. The supreme court
is usually very slow to grant rehear rehear-ings,
ings, rehear-ings, and declines mere petitions of
this sort than it grants. If the court
considers that the petition has any
merit it will call cn the state to show
cause why the petition should not be
granted, after which hearing, a decis decision
ion decision will be reached. Attorney Gen.
Thos. S. Felding, will oppose a re rehearing,
hearing, rehearing, should the court decide to
hear argument on it.
Detective William J. Burns, who
took hold of the Frank case today,
said he had teen interested in it thru
friends of Frank. "I wish to eay at
the outset, said Mr. Burns, "that I
have not "been engaged to clear
Frank. The terms on which I have
undertaken the work are only that I
shall make a thorough investigation,
regardless of whom it may hit."
TITLES OF FLORIDA
LAKFS, RIVERS AND TOWNS
Origin and 3Ieaning of Their Appe Appe-latiom
Feeling that our readers would be
interested in the origin of the names
of the cities, rivers, lakes, etc., in
Florida, we herewith give the list as
traced by the United States Geologi Geological
cal Geological Survey with the help, of Florida
The state itself was named by
Ponce de Leon, the word meaning
"the florid or flowery land." It is
SWIFT ASD PALA1I4L
YACHT "CITY OF OCALA"
Three round trips a week
between Silver Springs and
Palatka over the beautiful
. tourist route, Silver Springs
run and Oklawaha river, fam famed
ed famed in song and story as the
most wierdly beautiful water- y
way in the world. Boat sails
from Silver Springs every
Tuesday, Thursday and Satur Saturday
day Saturday morning at 8 o'clock.
Sails from Palatka every
Monday, Wednesday and Fri Friday
day Friday at 6:30 a. m. Trips made
entirely by daylight. Elegant
a la carte service on board.
Every accommodation, con convenience
venience convenience and safety aopli aopli-ance.
ance. aopli-ance. For furth r information, ap apply
ply apply or write to
C. (Ed) Carmictiael,
Silver Springs, Fla.
SILVER SPRINGS CO.
Y, Ocala. Silver Springs .Pala
j said he chose the name, first because
1 he landed on the festival which the
j Spaniards call Pasua da Florida.
: t east or r lowers, which corre-
sponds to Palm Sunday. The sqc sqc-j
j sqc-j ond reason is generally considered to
have had more weight.
Tampa has an Indian name from
itimpi, signifying "close to it" or
Key West was named from its lo location
cation location on one of the most westerly
Leys, The name of Bone Key, on
which the city is situated, is a
translation of "bone reef," so called
because of the bones found upon the
Pensacola is said to have derived
its name from the Indian word pan-
fignifying "hair people."
' Apalachicola has an Hichti Indian
name, meaning "people on the other
Fernandina was named for a Span Spaniard.
iard. Spaniard. Fernandez.
Gainesville was so called in honor
of General E. P. Gaines, for whom
towns in Georgia, New York and
Texas were also named.
Lake City took its name from its
location near ten lakes.
Ocala was named from an Indian
village, the word meaning "green"
or "fertilo land."
Falatka has a Seminole Indian
name, said by some, to signify
"spilled." Another translation is
St. Augustine was so named be because
cause because the first landing was made on
that saint's day.
Daytona was named for W. T.
Eayton, ot Chio.
De Funiak Springs was given the
name of a resident of Nashville,
DeLand owes its name to H. A.
BeLand, a manufacturer of Fair Fair-port,
port, Fair-port, N. Y., who founded it.
Fort Myers, which was first a mili mili-tray
tray mili-tray post, was named for Captain
Abraham C. .Myers.
Green Cove Springs derived its
name from a large ulphur spring,
supposed by some to be the "foun "fountain
tain "fountain of youth." 'of Spanish and In Indian
dian Indian legend.
Miami has the name of a noted In Indian
dian Indian trine. The meaning of the
word is uncertain. The name has
teen given to counties in Indiana,
Arkansas and Ohio, towns in Okla Oklahoma
homa Oklahoma and Missouri, and a river in
Monticello is one of the numerous
places in the country named from
the home of President 'Jefferson
in Albemarle county, Virginia.
Orlando has a Spanish name
meaning "seat of justice."
Tallahassee has a Seminole In
dian name meaning "old tow-n," ap
plied because it is supposed to have
tne site of maian corn mas in re remote
mote remote times.
Cedar Keys took its name from a
group of islands in the harbor.
Chokoloskee is Indian named, the
word meaning "red houses."
Chuluota has an Jndian name,
meaning "beautiful view."
Citra was so named 'because of
the abundance of orange groves in
Dade City was named for General
Francis L. Dade, of the Seminole
war, for whom counties in Georgia
and Alabama were also called.
Eustis is a geographical namesake
of Gen. Henry L. Eustis.
Interlachen was named for a city
in Switzerland, meaning "among the
Istachatta has a Seminole name,
meaning "man snake."
Lake Helen was given the name of
the daughter of its founder, H. A.
Madison as one of the numerous
namesakes of President James Madi
-Micanopy was named for a chief of
the Seminoles, whose name signifies
"chief of chiefs."
New Smyrna derived its name
from the native place of the wife of
Br. Andrew Turnbull. a colonist.
Plant City was named for H. B.
Plant, orgaaizer of the famous rail railroad
road railroad system. ;
Punta Gorda look its name from,
the point nearby. It is a Spanish
phrase meaning "large point." j
Titusville was named for its1
founder. Colonel Titus. j
The St. Johns river was called by;
the Spanish discoverer San Juan
Eeautista, because upon that saint's
day it was discovered. i
The Caloosahatchee was tiamed
for an Indian tribe.
Manatee river is so named because
the sea cow or manatee is found on
Peace Creek owes its name to its
having been 2he scene of a treaty of
The Ochlockonee has a Creek In Indian
dian Indian name meaning "yellow water."
The Oklawaha has a Seminole
name signifying "muddy water."
Withlacoochee river was named
by the Seminoles, the phrase mean meaning
ing meaning "little river," or, according to an another
other another authority "long narrow river."
The Suwanee is also Indian nam
ed, probably sawnai, meaning "echo"
or "echo river."
The Choctawhatchee has an In Indian
dian Indian name meaning "river of the
The Escambia derived its name
from the Spanish, camia, meaning
"barter" or "exchange."
Perdido river was named by the
Spaniards from the bay, meaning
"lost." A Spanish ship had been
destroyed in he bay.
Lake Okeechobee has a Seminole
name meaning "large water."
Lake Apopka derived us name
from tsalapopkahatchee, meaning
"catfish- eating creek."
Anastasia Island was named by
the earl' Spanish explorers St. An Anastasia,
astasia, Anastasia, for a saint of the Catholic
Cape Canaveral has a Spanish
name, signifying "cane plantation.
The Dry Tortugas took their name
from the lack of springs and abun
dance of turtles, .Tortugas is
Spanish word meaning "turtle."
uape bable has a t rench name
Lake Mayaimi is Indian named
meaning "very large water."
COAST LINE'S TIME CARD
The winter schedu'e o the At
lantic Coast Line Is now In effect. I
is as follows:
No. 39 leaves Jacksonville at 9:30
a. ra., arrives Gainesville at 12:30
a. m., arrives Ocala at 2:40, arrives
St. Petersburg at 9:10 p. m.
No. 9 leaves Jacksonville at 3:4
d. m., arrives Gainesville at 6:a3 p
m., arrives Ocala at 8:45 p. m
rives at Leesburg at 10 p. m.
No. 37 leaves Jacksonville at 9:30
p m., arrives Gainesville 12:37 a
m.. arrives Ocala 2:18 a. m., arrive
St. Petersburg 8 a. m.
No. 38 leaves St. Petersburg 8:30
p. m., arrives Ocala at 2:20 a. m
arrives Gainesville 3:58 a. m. and
arrives Jacksonville 7 a. m.
ao. io leaves L.eesburg at 4:45 a.
m., arrives Ocala at 6:05 a. m., ar arrives
rives arrives Gainesville at 7:55 a. m. and
arrives Jacksonville at 10:55 a. m
No. 40 leaves St. Petersburg at
6:30 a. m., arrives Ocala 12:54 p.
m., leaves Ocala 1:14 p. m., arrives
Gainesville at 3:30 p. m., arrives
Jacksonville at 6:30 p. m.
WOODMEN OF THE WORLl
j Fort King Camp No. 14 meots In
j Yonge's Hall at 8 p. m. every secouJ
; Friday. Visiting sovereigns always
welcome. F. J. Burden, C. C.
Chas. K. Sage, Clerk. Adv.
Of the Aerial Craft In Which McCor-
niick and Beacliey Will Fly
Across tle Atlantic
Miami, Fla., Feb. 21. Harold Mc-
Cormick, of Chicago, has accepted
the plans for an airship designed by
C. C. Witmer, a local aviator, and
has ordered the building of the craft
for the flight across the Atlantic next
June. Witmer will be accompanied
by Lincoln Beachey. The airship will
weigh six hundred and eighty pounds.
will be equipped with three motors
and will have a speed of sixty miles
an hour. McCcrmick is now en route
to Miami to complete the details of
Veirsdale, Feb. 1 8. Considering
the very rainy weather, the social at
the church Thursday evening, was
well attended. Everyone seemed to
enjoy themselves. A nice little pro
gram was rendered. Ice cream and
ake was served. The proceeds,
which went to the manse fund,
amounted to $13.25.
Mrs. Thomas, of Georgia, 'is mak
ing an extended visit with Mr. ana
Mrs. FTank Lytle.
Mr. and Mrs. F. W. Perrin enter
tained over Sunday visitors.
Miss Katherine Pyles, of- Ocala,
is visiting several day with Miss
W. C. Black is making an extend
ed visit in St. Petersburg and Tampa.
J. M. Douglass is attending the
fair at Orlando this week.
Mrs. Rodgers, of Georgia, arrived
Saturday for an extended visit with
her nephewr, R. L. Lytle.
Messrs. C. M. McNott and J. M.
Gibson were traders in Ocala last
The young men of the community
dubbing themselve "The Nut Club.
gave a splendid chicken supper to
about seventy-five persons Tuesday
evening in the little park west of the
depot. All had a happy, good time.
These events are growing more pop popular.
ular. popular. Try it again, boys.
A congregational meeting of the
Frst Presbyterian church of Weirs Weirs-dale
dale Weirs-dale is called for Sunday, March 1st,
after the morning preaching service.
F. W. Eozeman, of Leesburg, was.
in our city Tuesday, transacting bus business.
iness. business. The low, steady hum of the pack packing
ing packing house machinery is constantly
heard these days, and the yellow lus luscious
cious luscious fruit is being rapidly packed
for the northern markets. Most of
the groves here will he cleared in
the next tea days. Prices are rang ranging
ing ranging high this month.
Several of the hotel guests are
throwing lines for the finny tribe in
our beautiful lake. Good catches are
Mr and Mrs. J. S. Milne, tourists,
of Mildmay, Ont., Canada, arrived
Wednesday for an extended visit
with their friend Mr. J. Connell.
OCALA N DRTHERN SCHEDULE
No. 74, leaves Ocala daily except
Sunday, at 1:25 p. m. Arrive Bur Bur-bank.
bank. Bur-bank. 2:30 p. m.. Fort McCoy, 2:50
p. m.. Orange Springs, 4:05 p. m...
Palatka, 5:15 p. m- Sunday train
leaves Ocala 1:25 p. m.; arrives Pa Palatka,
latka, Palatka, 4:25 p. m.
No. 71, Leaves Palatka dally ex except
cept except Sunday: 7:05 a. m., arrives Or Orange
ange Orange Springs, 8:15 a. m.; leaves Ft.
McCoy 9:20 a. m.,arriveg Burbank,
9:40 a. m., Ocala, 10:40 m. No.
75 'eaves Palatka Sunday at 7:30 a.
m.. ariveb Ocala 10:40 a. m.
Fresh buttermilk daily at Gerig's
Drug Store. 2-7-tf
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THE OCALA EVENINU STAR. SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 21. 1014
K. of P. meet Monday night.
Elks meet Tuesday evening.
Odd Fellows meet Tuesday night.
Moose meet. Thursday evening.
Board of Trade Thursday night.
R. A. M. meets Friday evening.
Tonight the big Park show. 2-19-tf
Fresh buttermilk daily at Gerig's
Latest magazines at The Murray
Captain S. R. Pyles is a business
visitor to Floral City today.
If you are interested in furniture
read ad on page 6. 11-20-tf
(Mr. Lee Howell is quite ill at his
residence In the first ward.
Call pnoneyi if you wish to ex exchange
change exchange furniture. -11-20-tf
Mr. Como iMassey was up from the
Tonight, everybody's favorite favorite-Park
Park favorite-Park Show. 2-19-tf
Mr. M. L. Payne, the Fairfield
statesman, was in town yesterday.
Park's big show remains next week
with a repertoire of all new
Yesterday was the last day of the
game season and the woods and fields
were full of hunters.
The Royal Typewriter will give
the best satisfaction at The Murray
rDR. W. K. LANE Specialist, Eyp
f Ear, Nose and Throat. Office Law
Library Building. Ocala Adv.
Monday night at Park's big tent
theater "The Girl He Loved in Dixie Dixieland."
land." Dixieland." 2-19-tf
"Fresh bread, cakes and pies every
day; delivered to any part of the
city. Heint?' Bakery. 12-3t-tf
Latest music and Victor and Co Columbia
lumbia Columbia records at The Murray Com Company.
pany. Company. 2-21-3t
Six-room cottage for rent; well
located, modern conveniences. Apply
at Star office. 2-6-tf
Park's show gets the crowds and
the reason is "a big show for little
. We are glad to know that Park's
show is to remain in Ocala next
All your needs for ledgers, jour journals
nals journals and other blank ibooks can be
filled at The Murray Co. ,((, 2T2,l-3t
Mrs. Baxter Morrison returned
from the hospital in Ocala Thursday
and is still suffering from a nervous
breakdown. Inverness Chronicle.
Park's big tent is the Mecca for
Ocala theatergoers these nights. A
large audience is always in attend attendance.
ance. attendance. 2-19-tf
At its meeting Wednesday night,
the Young "Men's Democratic Club
-passed a resolution indorsing a bond
Issue for city improvements.
Whole Wheat Wafers,
2,22 and 5 lb Fruit Cakes,
Epic Wafers, Sal tines,
Cheese Wafers, Cheese Sticks,
And many other things too
numerous to mention. See our
line of Cakes, Crackers, Sugar
Wafers, Etc. Shipments arrive
O.K. Teapot Grocery
PHONES 16 and 174
SELECT YOUR SEATS
Tickets will be on sale for the
home minstrel3 at the Court Phar Pharmacy
macy Pharmacy tomorrow morning after 8
The Home "Minstrels had a good
rehearsal of their performance for
Tuesday evening last night, and
found everything working smoothly.
They will have two more rehearsals
Monday evening and Tuesday af afternoon.
ternoon. afternoon. The prospects are that this
will foe the best home minstrel ever
given in this city.
The street committee of the city
council has had some much needed
work done on Exposition street near
the Seaboard crossing. The famous,
or rather infamious, lake, has been
drained, and the hole filled. The
Star hopes that some time this year
the new street to the south South
Third street which was improved
to the railroad last year -will be ex extended
tended extended to the city limits. It is on a
higher grade than Exposition street,
and will be easier to keep up. It will
be specially valuable during the fair,
for the traffic of which one street is
inadequate. The Star is informed
that the city will soon have this
street paved as far west as Lime, or
perhaps Pond, and hopes It will im improve
prove improve it all the way by November.
Dr. S. H. Blitch was in town today,
and introduced to the Star those two
enterprising farmers, Messrs. H. L.
and A. F.-Shearer, whose places near
Cottage Hill are monuments to skill
THE ENSIGN FILM NEVER
FAILS. PRESS THE BUTTON AND
YOU HAVE A PICTURE. ASK THE
COURT PHARMACY ABOUT THESE
Mr. B. H. Seymour has opened a
real estate office in the neat little
room on North ;Magnolia between
Cam's grocery store and Scher's
tailoring establishment. iMr. Sey Seymour
mour Seymour has many desirable pieces of
property in his charge.
PARK'S LIBERAL OFFER
The Park Dramatic Company has
very generously offered to contribute
50 per cent of the net proceeds from
the Tuesday evening performance to
the hospital fund, which offer has
been accepted. The hospital associa association
tion association hopes this liberal offer will be
Mrs. Clarence Camp.
BEGINS TO LOOK LIKE A BUY
President Hunter of the city coun council
cil council informs the Star that the option
on the Dismukes lot does not expire
until Feb. 26, and he is confident
that the city will raise the money.
PUBLIC SCHOOL PICTURE
A handsome picture of the propos proposed
ed proposed high school is on exhibition at the
Board of Trade. It is drawn by the
architect, Mr. Earl Mark.
Dr. Chace, who keeps up with such
things, says that the bond market i3
good now, and he is confident that
the Ocala bonds will soon he placed
at par perhaps at premium and
then the work will begin.
In every feature of its banking activity this institution is thoroughly con conservative.
servative. conservative. Safety first, profit second, is the rule we go by, and the result is
we get both safety and profit for our customers and for ourselves.
In your business affairs take advantage of the system and organization
placed at your disposal by this strong, up-to-date bank.
ACTIVE U, & DEPOSITARY.
The Ocala National Bank;
Capital and Surplus, $85,000.00.
il! : C
Mr. Rollins, a prominent lawyer
of Webster, was brought to the hos hospital
pital hospital yesterday.
'Mrs. Pike gradually grows weaker.
'.Mr. Percy Perkins is doing well.
Mr. Haywood Hales will leave for
his home next week.
tMiss McCormick is doing very
COMPLIMENT FOR CliOSBV
Gainesville Sun: W. J. Crosby, an
Alachua county product who former formerly
ly formerly resided at Island Grove, but who
for a number of years has been an
influential citizen of Citra, iMarion
county, is a candidate for the legis legislature.
lature. legislature. Mr. Crosby was for several
years a member of the board of coun county
ty county commissioners for 'Marion county,
is a successful farmer and orange
grower and the people of Marion will
make no mistake by sending him to
Six-room cottage for rent; well
located, modern conveniences. Apply
at Star office. ,2-6-tf
The fire alarm last night was
caused by a 'blaze in the old Buffum
quarters. The house in which it
started, went up like a flash, but the
firemen saved all adjacent property.
They had good water pressure, which
fairly knocked the fire out wherever
The Ocala police are bearing down
heavy on vagrants. They are not
annoying honest poor men who are
in hard luck, more than asking those
unknown to give account of them themselves,
selves, themselves, but they are doing all they
can to keep lazy and vicious men
out of the city.
Get your pictures framed at The
iMurray Company. 2-21-3t
At the tent last night, a number
of ill-mannered boys made so much
fuss during a most interesting part
of the play that the actors had to
stop. Such conduct interferes with
the enjoyment of the audience, and
should be prevented in future by the
police, if the offenders have not the
necessary good breeding to keep
On cool nights Park's big tent is
heated by furnaces, making the huge
pavilion as comfortable as your
Mr. Jake Klein will leave Sunday
for New York City, where he will
'buy his spring and summer line of
goods. He will purchase an espe especially
cially especially large stock of millinery this
Julian Bullock, son of Judge W. S.
Bullock, has returned to his home in
Ocala from the University of Flor Florida,
ida, Florida, and wfll begin the practice of
law with his father. That he will
steadily rise in his profession there is
no doubt. Inverness Chronicle.
Fletcher (Morrison goes to Ocala
almost every day, where his wife is
in the hospital, and on his trip Mon Monday
day Monday his little son accompanied him.
Mrs. Morrison is reported as recov recovering
ering recovering rapidly. Inverness Chronicle.
The public school pupils gave
much of their time yesterday to read
ing short articles on the life of Wash
ington, and receiving information
from their teachers on the subject.
One of the articles read, from Harp Harper's
er's Harper's Weekly, is produced elsewhere.
We can't have too much of the Wash
ington spirit at this season. Tomor
row is the hero-statesman's 182nd
"Sunny Jim" Robinson, who has
been out on the road regularly for
more than ten days, boosting Gaspa-
rilla and selling shoes on the side,
has hit town again. 'Sunny Jim" is
going to stay in here during the cel
ebration, to entertain his friends.
Moreover, he is going to make a re
ception hall of his office for his cus
tomers. He has provided bunks and
refreshments up there and Is prepar
ed to save them the expense and un
certainty of going to a hotel. Tam
Remember Park's show opens its
second week's engagement Monday
night, Feb. 23rd, on which occasion
"The Girl He Loved in Dixieland"
will be the bill. 2-19-tf
Latest Sheet Music
15c per copy
A. M. LANSFORD
To the Investors of
Marion County :
AM proud enough of the record which the FLORIDA TITLE & ABSTRACT COMPANY has
made during the past two years to be willing to assume that you are fairly well acquainted
with the Company and its record. If you are not, then ask the banks, attorneys and big land
owners of the County as to its work and reputation.
To develop its business 1rusiDiHH' tQ a greater degree requires a larger capital than it now
has, and to provide for such development the FLORIDA TITLE & ABSTRACT CORPORATION has
been formed with greater and broader powers and a capital of which $50,000.00 (one-half of
the total capitalization), is a Preferred 8 per cent. Cumulative stock and will share in the further
profits of the business until it may be paid 12 per cent in any one year.
The new Company will succeed to the old Company's plant,, business and assets of every char character
acter character and every dollar of its worth will be pledged to secure the safety of the holders of shares of Its
Preferred stock, and the annual 8 per cent, dividend accruing thereoh7
In disposing of the $50,000.00 lYeferred Capital Stock, it is my desire to sell at least one-fourth
to Marion County investors HOME PEOPLE who have knowledge of and faith In local condi conditions,
tions, conditions, the pecuniary profits, as can be demonstrated by our books, have been thus far satisfactory
and may he considerably enhanced by increased capital in order to extend the (business beyond its
I am so certain of financial success for all investors that I am content to take my own person personal
al personal profits from the earnings to accrue' on the Common Stock of the corporation,, after the prefer prefer-ed
ed prefer-ed Share holders have been secured their profits, as above outlined.
The support thus furnished by our home peopie in addition t the thoroughness, promptness
and reliability of our work, as evidenced by the approval of local bankers and attorneys, as well
as by big land owners of the County and State, will enable me to command sufficient funds and con control
trol control sufficient business, from within and without Marion County.;& make the Florida Title & Ab Abstract
stract Abstract Corporation, a truly State-wide, permanent and profitable institution. ;
Your pledge to any portion of the Preferred Stock subscript., made promptly, will be appre appreciated.
ciated. appreciated. Very truly yours, f
R. S. Rogers. ; , ;
R. S. Rogers, Esq. -V
You are authorized to enter my name for a subscription ',- of shares of the
Preferred 8 per cent. Cumulative Stock of the FLORIDA TITLE '& ABSTRACT CORPORATION..
Payment of this subscription to be made on call of the company, in the following manner, viz:
ALL CASH or X,.
In four equal installments, viz: On demand and in two, four and six months with interest at 8 jer
cent., note to be given for the deferred payments and stock to be issued and attached to note as co co-lateral
lateral co-lateral security. ; j
(mark out the manner of payment not used). ;
Name of Subscriber.
Harpers Weekly: Celebrating the
heroic cheers and strengthens. The
man who, in the last ocean tragedy,
took off his life belt, gave it to a wo woman,
man, woman, and cheerfully sank with the
ship, has done more for mankind
than almost any thousand men will
All over the United States we are
about to recall a man whose memory
inspires the boys and girls of his
country, and the men and .women
also. Did Byron exaggerate when
he put Washington first among the
great? Did Thackeray exaggerate
when he spoke of the resignation of
Washington as the most splendid
spectacle ever witnessed? The res resignation
ignation resignation of "yonder hero who
sheathes his sword after a life of
spotless honor, a purity unreproach-
ed, a courage indomitable, and a
consumate victory." Thackeray was
a satirist sometimes, and sometimes
a sentimentalist, but when he de described
scribed described the life and character of
Washington, he was neither: t "to
have lofty aims, to lead a pure life
to keep your honor virgin; to have
the esteem of your fellow citizens,
arid the love of your fireside; to
bear good fortune meekly; to suffer
evil with constancy; and through
evil and good to maintain truth al always."
ways." always." Washington is not loved as Lin Lincoln
coln Lincoln is loved. He was impersonal
and aloof; he had no humor and lit
tle imagination. To love him deeply,
we must rise above the standards of
ordinary fellowship. We must be
capable of loving moral magnifience.
Of course the warrior is attractive;
the youth of twenty-one, going on
diplomatic mission to the Indian?
through tie trackless wilderness;
the young fighter at Braddock's de defeat
feat defeat with two horses shot under him
and four bullets through his coat;
the indignant leader swearing at the
Battle of Monmouth and riding out
alone toward the enemy's lines. All
that is, drama, but to show such
courage fortunately there are many;
Washington, of whom there is "but
one, is the man whose integrity was
on so high a plane that thirteen
jealous little nations trusted him;
reconciled their differences around
him; cheered their hearts in dark
days with him; followed him to vic victory
tory victory against the power of a nation
whose drum 'beat was heard around
the world; were enabled by him,
when conflicting doctrines were be being
ing being fought out, to reach an under understanding
standing understanding and to found a govern government;
ment; government; followed him through eight
years of creative, initial politics;
looked to him for counsel after his
retirement; and, grown into one big
nation, have ever since drawn guid guidance
ance guidance and encouragement from, his
example. He was not a "brilliant
general or a brilliant statesman. He
is the most magnificent character to
which, in the long list of statesmen,
the pride of any country can point
And happily he is ours. The tradi traditional
tional traditional Washington has nothing of
the soil about him, but, as Woodrow
Wilson has put it, "the real Wash Washington
ington Washington was as thoroughly an Amer American
ican American as Jackson or Lincoln."
SUGAR HAMMOCK LANDS
Merchant's Block, Ocala 1-13-tf
s "To' 'each cash purchaser" of 1.00 r
WfSft Vl rtf Attinv onAofaa wa will
sell twenty-one pounds of sugar for
one dollar on Saturday and Monday.
Remember, this offer Is for these
J. L Smith Grocery
Next to Ocala National Bank
Fletcher Bellamy went over in the
swamp Wednesday, and espying a
big fish eagle on a dead tree 180
yards away, pulled his pistol and
shot and the eagle came down. The
ibird measured six feet from tip to
tip and probably was the largest of
the kind ever killed in this locality.
Fletcher, although one of the best
cuui.3 ill luis lucauiLy. camw ms s
honors asr. Mr. Hrn?dnn will nmh.
ably mount the bird, and it will be I
shown our people from some attract- ;
lve spot. Inverness Chronicle.
SUGAR HAMMOCK LANDS
3Icrchanfs Block, Ocala 1-13-tX
THE OCALA EVENING STAR, SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 1914
Why We Succeed
The success of any business
depends solely on the men who
manage its affairs.
The Board of Directors of
this bank is composed of men
who have made a success of
their qwn affairs, and are
DIRECTORS who DIRECT.
We have exceptional facilities
for handling YOUR business.
EVEUYHODY IS HAPPY
Capital $50,000. Surplus and Profits $21,500
Total Resources Over Half a Mi' lion.
C. WEBIi, Kendikk.
President Standard Lime Co.
, H. McRAINEY, Wildwood,
Mcllainey & Bridges.
K. McIYKIt, Ocala,
Mclver & 3IacKay.
E. A. OSBORNE, Morriston,
Lumber and Naval Stores.
J. P. PII1IXIPS, Ocala,
Vice President and General
Mgr. 'Ocala Telephone Co.
J. C. BOOZEli, Ocala,
;Mr. J. D. Rooney, Secretary, Marion
County Board of Trade.
Dear Sir: I returned here this
morning from a trip over the state
of Florida, and I am pleased to ad advise
vise advise that no recent subject lias been
more thoroughly discussed, or has
developed a better understanding,
than our conference with shippers
and representative members of
j to extend my appreciative tnanKS to
j you personally and officially for be
ing the instrument through which
we were gathered together for fair,
frank and cordiaf dealings, one with
the other, for understanding ap applying
plying applying the new rates, which will ben benefit
efit benefit all sections alike, 'because all in inequalities
equalities inequalities have been removed. The
rates are logical and on a parity
throughout the country, and the
basis fixed by the Interstate Com Commerce
merce Commerce Commission snakes rates here heretofore
tofore heretofore contended for before that
body by Hudson Burr, railroad com commissioner.
missioner. commissioner. It is the object and desire of the
Southern Express Company to serve
its patrons satisfactorily, and we
promise the best attention to all
shipments entrusted to our care.
With regards and best wishes, I
am, Yours truly,
J. B. Hockaday, Gen. Mgr.
Jacksonville. Fla., Feb. 20.
COLLECTIONS FOR THE CITY
R. WILLIAMS, Citra,
D. C. STILES, Jr., Ocala,
A LIBERAL OFFER
Park ConiiKviiy Makes Itself Even
More Popular With Ocala
The manager of the Park Dra Dramatic
matic Dramatic Company, at the tent last
night, offered to leave it with the
committee of the hospital association
as to whether he should give no per performance
formance performance next Tuesday evening, on
account of the home ierformanre for
the benefit of the hospital, or give a
performance and donate a large per percent
cent percent of the 'proceeds to the hospital
fund, As it is evident that the Tem Temple
ple Temple theater is not likely to hold all
who wish to see both perforrnance.4.
the rnmrnittpp u-isolv Hor-Ho,1 tn orl
cept the latter offer.
City Attorney Edwin Spencer is
pushing the collection of the city
paving certificates and the hack taxes
due the city. He will soon start a
great many suits against property
owners who have not paid their
taxes for a number of years. Many
of these are non-residents and much
of the amount due is on small and
comparatively cheap property. Mr.
Spencer has collected this week,
alone, more than fl'aOO on paving
certificates. He is pushing the claims
against all alike, rich or poor, per personal
sonal personal friends or strangers to him.
BAXKS WILL CBSERYE
WASHINGTON'S BIRTH BAY
Monday, February 23, Washing Washington's
ton's Washington's birthday, being a legal holiday
in the state of Florida, the banks of
Ocala will be closed for business on
The Commercial Bank.
The Ocala National Bank.
The Munroe & Chambliss Bank.
B. W. PARTRIDGE, JR. DAVID S. AVOODROW
E. Ii. WITHERS
Auction Lot Sales a Specialty.
Huntington, West Va., and Ocala, Florida.
Anywhere Everywhere Anytime
AT THE PARK TENT
WE DO NOT LIE ABOUT THE HARDWARE WE SELL, FOR A
GOOD BUSINESS REASON YOU AVOULD FIND IT OUT; WE
WOULD LOSE YOUR CONFIDENCE AND LOSE YOUR BUSI BUSINESS.
NESS. BUSINESS. OUR HARDWARE IS SO GOOD THAT AVE NEED TO TELL ON ONLY
LY ONLY THE TRUTH ABOUT IT. ASK OUR CUSTOMERS WHETH WHETHER
ER WHETHER OR NOT OUR HARDWARE IS GOOD AND OUR METHODS
fflaridDi lariwaire C.
Phone 118, Ocala, Fla.
NOTICE TO GREENWOOD
CEMETERY LOT OWNER
Last night the Park Company pre presented
sented presented "Alias Jimmy Valentine" to
the biggest audience of the week. It
was a well staged play of profes professional
sional professional crooks in New York City.
'Jimmy Valentine," the crook and
his pals, "Red" and "Bill," who made
?ood and lived square, in spite of the
copper and the jail warden, the
banker and his daughter, were all
proficient in their parts. Tonight
they will play a screaming comedy,
"The Nutmeg Match."
SUGAR HAMMOCK LANDS.
Watch this space for particulars ot this valuable
body of Marion County's richest lands, wtiich will
soon be offered for sale.
REMODELING A RESIDENCE
Mr. J. G. Ferguson is remodeling
the residence on the corner of South
Second and Osceola streets and when
the work is completed he will reside
in the property. The house will be
painted and papered and a large ad addition
dition addition jbuilt on.
STOLEN WHEEL FOUND
The time limit for the payment o'
dues to Greenwood Cemetery AJW.
ciation tor the year 11)14 ex.)L-e:i
Feb. 15th, however, cooperat!:-n in
the matter being of su:h importance
and feeling that a great many have
simply overlooked the paying of
dues, the ladies of the association
have decided to exteend the time to
Feb. 25th. For the benefit of those
who are not members of the asso asso-ctetion
ctetion asso-ctetion would say that the due? per
year for quarter squares are $4;
half squares, $5, and whole squares
$7. If you want the association to
care for your lot, kindly send dues
to Mrs. C. R. Tydings, treasurer.
2-17-5t Mrs. J. E. Chace, Sec'y.
Master Bennie Robbinson, who
with four other iboys, missed his bi bicycle
cycle bicycle from the fair grounds last No November,
vember, November, has succeeded in recovering
his wheel. It was at the home of
Mrs. Hurst, north of town, on :the
fNaithony road, where Mrs. Hurst
ays a young man wno was boarding
with her at the time left it as secur-
ty till he could pay his board bill.
his was the last of the four wheels
to be recovered. It is almost as hard
to steal a bicycle and keep it as it is
to steal a horse.
. v s iifiii
The Management ol DR. McCLANE
Medical. Surgical, Hydropathic
and Electric Institute
Announces the moving of the Institute
offices and treatment rooms to the Z. Butte
Building on Main Street, southeast corner
of Public Square, entrance between The
Murray Co., and Troxler's stands.
Larger quarters, more fully equipped and will be run
strictly ethical lines.
HOURS: 9 A. M. TO 4:30 P. M. PHONE 333
OCALA PUBLIC LIBRARY
Open daily except Sunday from 3
to 5 p. m. Board of Trade rooms,
Ocala House block.
Louise E. Gamsby, Librarian
CONCORDIA LODGE F. Z. OF A.
Concordia Lodge, Fraternal Union
of America, meets ir Yonge's Hall
i on the second Thursday evening of
each month. Geo. L. Taylor, F.M.
Chas. K. Sage, Secretary. Ad
SHOPPING IN DUBLIN
"Mother," said a little girl, look looking
ing looking hungrily around in a toy shop,
"may I have anything I want?"
"Certainly1, dear," answered moth mother,
er, mother, lucidly,, "but be careful not to
want anything you can't have.'
Woman's Home Companion.
LEAVE YOUR DEVELOPING
AND PRINTING WITH US FOR
QUICK RESULTS. THE COURT
Harper's Weekly: This (Mexican
city will probably become famous as
the. most notable battle-ground in the
Mexican revolution. It was held by
a federal garrison until Villa storm stormed
ed stormed and captured it, thus cutting off
Chihauh au City from its communica
tion from Mexico City and the fed
era! government. Villa made a feint
against Chihuahua and then marched
suddenly northward and captured
Juarez. Before he could march" again
to Chihuahua City the federal army
hiked across the desert, northward
o Ojinaga, most of it escaping across
the border. With Villa occupied with
Ojinaga, Torreon was recaptured hy
the federals, and all the reinforce
ments that Huerta could spare have
been sent hither. The third capture
of Torreon will mark the 'beginning
of the end of the Huerta regime. The
defeat of the defending army will
strip the capital city of its defenses.
The lifting of the embargo on arms.
so that the revolutionists can get pos
session of the cannon and machine
guns already purchased tnd stored on
the American side, will hasten the
collapse of the Huerta government.
Mexico Is a big country and military
operations are slowly conducted, hut
it was less than a year ago that Ma
dero was deposed and murdered ani
the third phase of the revolution
under Carranza hegan. Carranza
himself has finished establishing the
civil government in the state of Sina-
Ioa and will make Chihuahua his
capital, while Villa pushes south
fard toward Mexico City. There
seems to be no truth in the sur
mise that Villa is disloyal to Carran
za or that he has ambitions for the
presidency. His invariable habit o
victory has given terror to his name
that can only be compared with the
psychological effect that the name
Stonewall Jackson produced in our
civil war. It ought not to be long
after the anniversary of Madero
death that the tyranny or Huerta
will have crumbled.
j Friday night is
t Part's big tent.
feature night at
OCALA CHURCH DIRECTORY
PRESBYTERIAN Corner of Ft.
King avenue and Watula street; pas
tor W. H. Dodge: residence 309 Ft.
ing avenue; phone 233. Sunday
services: Sunday school 9:30 a.m.;
superintendent W. H. Dodge; morn-
ng sermon 11 o'clock; Junior Mis
sion Society 3 p. m.; evening sermon
15 o'clock. Midweek prayer meet-
ng Wednesday evening, 7:30.
CATHOLIC North Magnolia St.;
priest. D. Bottolacio; residence 327
North Orange street; Sunday ser
vices: High mass 10 a. m.; vespers
p. m.; Sunday school 3 to 5 p. m.;
communion services second Sundays
30 a. m.; also regular service.
EPISCOPAL Corner S. Broadway
and Watula streets; rector, Rev. Jas.
G. Glass; residence 311 S. Broadway;
phone 415. Sunday services: Holy
communion 7:30 a. m.; Sunday
school, 9:45 a. m. morning prayer,
litany and sermon 11 a. m.; evening
prayer 7:30 p. m.; choir practice
30 p. m. Friday; meetings of ves
try and societies at hours appointed.
BAPTIST Corner North Magno
lia and North Second streets; pastor
Bunyan Stephens; residence 520 Ok-
awaha avenue; phone 314; Sunday
services: Sunday school 9:30 a. m.
superintendent W. T. Gary; morning
sermon n o clock; Junior .baptist
Young People's Union 4 p. m.; Sen
ior Baptist Young People's Union
6:45 p. m.; evening sermon 7:30 p.
m. Midweek prayer meeting Wed
nesday evening 7:30 o'clock.
METHODIST Corner Fort King
avenue and South Main street; pas pas-or
or pas-or J. M. Gross; residence 99 Fort
'ling avenue; phone 157; Sunday
services: Sunday school 9:30 a. m.,
superintendent L. N. Green; morn morning
ing morning sermon 11 o'clock; Junior Ep Ep-worth
worth Ep-worth League 4 p. m.; Senior Ep--vorth
League 6:30 p. m.; evening
sermon 7 o'clock. Midweek prayer
meeting Wednesday evening 7:30.
Choir practice Friday evening at the
'Tie (GM le Loved
No Need to Say Any More.
Any lady presenting this adver advertisement
tisement advertisement at the door Monday night
will be admitted absolutely FREE
without conditions. Not good for
Admisssioe - 15c.
Reserved Chairs, 15c Extra.
Lost. Found, Wanted, For Sale
For Rent and Similar Local Needs
FOR SALE Barber shop fixtures.
Address, P. O. box 243, Ocala. Flor Florida.
ida. Florida. 1-30-tf
COTTAGE FOR RENT My cot cottage
tage cottage on South Third street, next
door west of the primary school
house, all modern conveniences, is
for rent at $20 per month. R. R.
STORE FOR RENT A roomy,
well located store in the Robertsoii
block. Apply to S. M. Standley, cor corner
ner corner Oklawaha avenue and Main
Call phone 291 If you want to buv
The monument erected by the W.
O. W. to the memory o Bob Whit Whit-tington
tington Whit-tington was unveiled at Flemington
Sunday week. Deceased formerly
lived in Inverness, and his sudden
?nd unexpected death cast a gloom
over the entire community. Inver
Gc -ee the big Park shows. 2-19-tf
FOR RENT Furnished rooms.
Call at No. 515 E. Adams St. 12-31 tf
FOR SAL& Eggs for setting;
barred Plymouth Rocks, Indian Run Runner
ner Runner ducks; $1 per setting. H. S.
Wesson, with Cam-Thomas Com
pany. 2-3-1 m
FOR SALE Fine young Jersey
cow with young calf. Cheap for
cash. Apply to W. D. Cam at Ocala
Seed Store. 2-14-6t
LOST A solid gold bracelet; en
graved inside "from Tom to Allie,
Jan. 11, 1913." Finder will please
return to Carter's Bakery and re
ceive reward. 2-21-tf
Sixteen year old boy, good penman
and accountant, wants a position.
Address Box 180, city. 2-21-tf
WANTED Position in Ocala by ex
pert accountant, correspondent
and advertiser. Have been ecre ecre-tary
tary ecre-tary to railroad president, com commercial
mercial commercial and bank bookkeeper,
correspondent for land company,
and manager for nail or 'cr cigar
business. Can audit books and in
stall new and up to date systems.
Write sales letters and folio w-u pa
that get business. I am twenty twenty-five
five twenty-five years old, married, and a na native
tive native Floridlan. I wish to secure a
permanent position at $150 per
month, with chance of advance advancement.
ment. advancement. Highest reference from past
and present employers. Address,
"R," care Star. 3-16-6t
LOST Near Martin, Saturday, Feb.
14, a lemon and white pointer
bitch. Reward for return to T. J.
Killebrew, Ocala. 2-16-tf d&w
WANTED Good white woman to
make her home with a small fam family
ily family in small Florida town; do
housework, some salary; must
have good reference G. C H.,
?t?.r ofl5oe. ?-17-$t-
LOST A brindle male bull pup; an
swers to name "Pat. Last seen
one mile north of Belleview on
Lake Weir road, Feb. 18th. Suita Suitable
ble Suitable reward offered. W. U. Nor Norwood,
wood, Norwood, A. C. L. Frt. office. 2-20-27
MARION COUNTY DIRECTORY
Judge Circuit Court W. S. Bul
District Attorney E. W. Davis,
Clerk Circuit Court P. H. Nugent,
sheriff J. P. Galloway, Ocala.
lax Collector W. L. Colbert,
Tax Assessor Alfred Ayer, Ocala.
Treasurer John M. Graham,
Surveyor W. A. Moorhead, Ocala.
Judge of Prouate Wm. E. Smith,
County Commissioners C. Carmi Carmi-chael,
chael, Carmi-chael, Ocaia; J. W. Davis. Summer Summer-field;
field; Summer-field; 77 t. Henderson. Lyme; D. G.
VVatkiu. Dunnellon; Walter' Huff Huffman,
man, Huffman, Sparr.
Board Public Irr'ruction -J. II.
Brinson, Superintendent. Ocala; B.
K. Blitch, Blitchton; J. S. Grautbam.
Advantage of Eucalyptus.
it requires more than a century for
a cdar tree to stow large enough to
yield a 30-foct telephone pole. The
eucalyptus will Jittzlu a. larger growth
In 30 yearF, end its wend is quite a
THE OCA LA EVENIAG STAR. SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 21. 1914
OCALA EVENING STAR
PUBLISHED EVERY DAY EXCEPT SUNDAY
BITTIXGER & CARROLL, PROPRIETORS
R. R.CarroII, Geerevl Manager Port V. Leavengood, Business 3Ianager
J. II. Benjamin, Editor
Entered at Ocala, Fla., postoffice as second class matter.
One year, in advance $5.00
fix months, in adrance.... 2.3
Three months, in advance.. 1.25
One month, in advance 50
One year, in advance $8.00
Six months, in advance.... 4.25
Three months, in advance. 2.25
One month, in advance 80
going to play politics in Marion
county, you must be more accurate,
or you will queer yourself at the
start. The county chairman sent no- j
tices to every voter in Marion coun- j
ty, and his notice was published in
the Star, which goes to every corner
of the county, having several hun hundred
dred hundred readers in your town and im immediate
mediate immediate territory.
ANSWERS ITS OWX INQUIRIES
from the date of
fG RATES FOR POLITICAL ANNOUNCEMENTS
advertising Vats will be charged in the Star for po-
its in thd comirjg campaign. Announcements will run
isertion until thf election, regardless of length of
time at these ra?i:
Member School iBoard .
Constable . . 2.00
Justice of the Peace 2.00
All Other Offices 5.00
Those requiring over twenty lines will be charged an additional
rate on the same basis.
The Dunnellon Advocate has in increased
creased increased to eight pages a proof of
prosperity that the Star is glad to
also, as the British government will
insist that America either intervene
or stand aside and allow Britain to
American tourists who have visit visited
ed visited Havana say the absence of flies
and mosquitoes in that city is special specially
ly specially noticeable. Havana can give
most of our towns some points.
The Star has received a copy of
the anniversary edition of the Key
West Citizen, a most excellent num number
ber number of that superior publication,
which well represents its solid and
The Chinese government has pre prescribed
scribed prescribed the death penalty for any of
its officials or soldiers who become
victims of the opium habit. This
seems drastic, but it is about the best
thing that can be done for the vic victims
tims victims of the drug.
Mr. John N. C. Stockton is a very
honorable and useful citizen, who de deserves
serves deserves the respect and goodwill of all
Ploridians. At the same, time the
Honorable John is a politician
much more of a politician, in fact
than Senator Fletcher and if any
think he is going to overlook any
political points, they reckon without
Our friend, Charlie Jones of Dixie,
who seems to have promoted himself
to the position of deciding who are
democrats and who are not in Flor-
da, penned the following paragraph
for his last publication:
"Some Florida newspapers, like
the Times-Union, either ignore or
excuse Pleasant Holt in his work of
urging all negroes to register. This
does Senator Fletcher an injustice,
as no one has accused Mr. Fletcher
of knowing or sanctioning such
Well, Charlie, the Star can't say
that you directly charged Senator
Fletcher with approving of Mr.
Holt's alleged attempts to register
negroes to vote for the senator in the
rimary, .but if what you said was
not wide open to such an inference,
the Star doesn't know how to inter
pret the American language. The
Star is glad to see you make your
position on this issue plain at last.
If you had made it so at first, it
would have saved much useless dis
"One of the most needed pieces of
advertisement for Duval county and
the eity of Jacksonville is a -booklet
showing the natural resources of
both," said Dr. W. M. Istinson today.
Its likely you are right, Doc. And
if you want good advice on how to
compile an extra fine booklet, come
to Ocala and consult Secretary Roon-
ey of the iMarion County Board of
Trade, who Is principally responsible
for the niftiest booklet ever coined in
Senator Fletcher is one of the
democratic senators who oppose Pres
ident Wilson's desire to repeal canal
tolls exemption for American ves
sels. This is one of the few things
in which the Star differs Trom the
senator. America had nu business
to make the treaty, 'but h;&&g made
it should stand by it. Itil&ue that
the president's position onCfiis point
Is contrary to the demoftptic plat
form, but it is according-jfl1'- the con
stitution, which declares ffrf-aty one
of the laws of the land.
According to traditicr.il! 3 the Chi
nese had a law that mui house
holder responsible for veSfything
that occured on his premises, and the
favorite method of a man to get ev
en with an enemy was to commit
suicide on his doorstep. This is
much the disposition of the owners
of Leslie's Weekly and some other
extreme republicans, who are "pray
ing for a panic that will discredit
democratic policies. If all that bunch
would commit suicide", this country
would be freed of a great incubus
The death of a British subject a
the hands of Villa or his men is an
ugly incident, and may force the
United States to intervene in Mexico
Great Britain went to war with
Spain two hundred years ago over
the ill treatment of an ordinary sailor
before the mast, and since that time
has enforced the rule all over the
world that a British subject's rights
must be respected. If Villa can't
prove that he killed Benton in self-
defense, he and his faction are in
serious trouble; and this country
(JASPARILLA WILL BE GORGEOUS
The Star has received the Gaspar-
illa edition of the Tampa Times,
which shows that the event will be a
most gorgeous one. No use to go
all the way to New Orleans to (Mardi
Gras, when we have Gasparilla right
here at home.
The Ocala Star asks: "May ne negroes
groes negroes vote in the white primary?"
They may not not in a democratic
white primary. The democratic party
in Florida defined the qualifications
necessary to its primary participation
years ago, and has never changed the
definition. Now let us ask the Star
a few: Why do you ask such a ques question?
tion? question? If a black man voted in a
white primary what complexion
would that give the primary? Have
you forgotten '76? Not 1776, but
1876? Do you remember the worry
we had in getting a clean white sheet
for the state's political bed? Palat Palat-ka
ka Palat-ka News.
Xay, nay, Pauline; the Star hasn't
forgotten anything. Negroes ain
registering as democrats all over the
state, and if they do not vote in the
democratic primary it will be because
they are prevented. In the follow following,
ing, following, the News answers its own in inquiries:
quiries: inquiries: Nipped in the Bud
"The real damage connected with
this report from Jacksonville lies in
the fact that certain unscrupulous
democrats in the state believed it and
were strengthened in their belief by
certain newspapers which argued
that the new primary law; gave, un under
der under certain conditions, the negro the
right to participate. One such in this
county believed it and was acting on
the suggestion. That man was the
manager of John P. Wall's campaign
in precinct No. 11. He had register registered
ed registered several negroes as democrats with
the purpose of voting them in the
democratic primary. And he had
also made his boast that he was do doing
ing doing it. That is how he was found
out. That is also how it came to be
nipped so quickly in the bud. When
Chairman Julian C. Calhoun, some sometimes
times sometimes called 'Duke' for short, heard
that negroes were being registered
in Palatka Heights he made this em emphatic
phatic emphatic statement: 'In case any negro
is permitted to vote in the democrat democratic
ic democratic primary of any pcecinct of Putnam
county, the returns from that pre precinct
cinct precinct will be thrown out.'
limpaign in any way. About the only
tnmunition left to Fletcher oppon oppon-fits
fits oppon-fits is exploded. Tampa Tribune.
.HIT THE NAIL ON THE HEAD
Only issue in the campaign, Says
Good Business and Banking are side partners one
is absolutely necessary to the other. This Bank is in co copartnership
partnership copartnership with Good Business in every line of trade,
and making new connection every day. Whatever bus bus-ness
ness bus-ness yours may be, a bank Account with us will make it
"THE BEST IN BANKING."
Senator Fletcher, is that
Stockton Wants the Office.
WILL HE OPEN JULY ONE
Why not have a candidate for the
legislature from this section. We
have just as able men in this part
of the county, just as well known,
and just as popular and able to win
a nomination for the legislature, if
they would enter the contest. Fore
most among these is Dr. Baskin of
Dunnellon, and we hope he can be
induced to contest for the legisla legislature,
ture, legislature, and thus put this section on
the political map at the June pri
mary. Dunnellon Advocate.
Dr. Baskin has represented this
district in the state senate, and
would doubtless make a good repre
sentative. Many in Ocala would
gladly vote for him.
(Mayor Usina told the city council
that the police force was not num
erically strong enough to handle the
blind tiger question in the city and
asked for, and got, an extra appro appropriation.
priation. appropriation. Palatka News.
How many cops have you, for
Have you noticed the patronizing
attitude that the average county seat
town assumes towards the balance
of the county? Being the seat of the
county government it naturally Is
the place where politics thrive, but
the assumption that the whole coun
ty will always be content to accept
everything that bears the county
seat stamp is becoming more and
more misleading. Of course, it is fos
tered by the apathy with which com
munities destined to become com
mercially mora important, view this
benevolent administration of county
politics. A case in point is furnish furnished
ed furnished by the chairman of the Marion
county democratic executive commit committee,
tee, committee, who recently issued a warning
to the Ocala voters to register, and
either ignored or neglected this sec section.
tion. section. Dunnellon Advocate.
Hold on, Mr. Advocate; if you are
A dispatch from Washington says:
Col. George W. Goethals said to today
day today that barring unforseen accidents
the Panama canal will be open for
merchant ships July 1. The colonel
added that he had always been op opposed
posed opposed to exemption of American
coastwise shipping from payment of
tolls because that would decrease the
revenues of the canal and in his
opinion would not accrue to the ben benefit
efit benefit of commerce 'but merely increase
profits of the ship owners.
"The Panama canal fortifications
are entirely adequate. said the
canal builder, "and I do not think
there is the slightest danger of the
canal being captured by any enemy.
"I am not in politics and do not
intend to dabble in them," said the
colonel when it was suggested that
some of his friends were booming
him for the governorship of New
York. He was non-commital when
questioned concerning the New York
It now appears that Pleasant Holt
is not connected with the Fletcher
Jacksonville Metropolis: "There is
no issue in the senatorial campaign j
that I know of save that Mr. Stock-j
ton says he is a 'progressive' and I j
am a 'reactionary'," said Senator j
D. U. Fletcher this afternoon, to a
representative of the Florida Metrop Metropolis.
olis. Metropolis. Senator Fletcher arrived in the city
Lino uiuiuiug iui au 1UUCUU11C OLtl
He stated that he would not return
to Washington unless some import
ant measure of which he did not!
know at the present time should
Speaking of the campaign, Mr.
Fletcher said in part:
"I wrote the chairman of the state
committee when I was here- the last
time suggesting a meeting of the
committee and also suggesting that it
would be a good plan for the said
committee to work out' an itinerary
for the several candidates to follow.
I have not heard from the committee
concerning the matter as yet. I think
I shall write the chairman again call calling
ing calling his attention to the proposition.
"It seems to me that it would be a
good plan for all of the candidates
to meet at designated times and
places and thus save both themselves
and the .voters much time and ex expense."
pense." expense." The senior senator was asked as to
whom he thought the speaking cam campaign
paign campaign for senator would begin, and
he declared that he did not know, as
he had not heard anything in regard
to the matter from any one in au authority.
thority. authority. iMr. Fletcher was shown a telegram
from Washington in which it was al alleged
leged alleged that the opposition to P. A.
Dignan for the appointment as post postmaster
master postmaster at this place was based upon
"There is nothing in that," declar declared
ed declared Senator Fletcher. "Such an objec objection
tion objection would be untenable and would
not be urged."
However, he did not say what his
objections to Mr. Dignan were.
Neither did he mention any candi candidate
date candidate for the office of postmaster to
whom he would throw his influence.
Again referring to the issue in the
senatorial campaign the senior sena senator
tor senator declared that when Mr. Stockton
called himself a "progressive" and
he (Fletcher) a "reactionary" he was
merely using words and not produc producing
ing producing facts to 'back up his allegations.
I think the main issue is Mr.
Stockton wants the office," concluded
. is nothing quite
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A bride as sterling silver.
Apart from the quality which
is high here, and the ckasteness
cf the patterns which can be seen
at a glance, it is important to know
that the prices are not .extravagant.
Our jewelry store is the best place in the
county to get suggestions for wedding presents.
We have made a study of this "gift question." It is our
business to know what is suitable for various gift occasions.
Choose Your Gifts Here
Oar stock is varied and so are the prices. Every taste and
every pocket book is sure to be suited. We have
manv lnexnensive hut r.aintv little novelties here
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SEVERAL SMART SAYINGS
It's lucky some of fiur foreign re relations
lations relations are distant relations.
To Spain's notion, George Dewey
has been a vice admiral all along.
We cheerfully concur in big busi businesses
nesses businesses declaration that it needs ar arrest.
rest. arrest. What's the official flower of the
pork-bar'l brigade the roadoden-dron?
There is a suspicion in some quar quarters
ters quarters that the free tolls plank 13 a
"Woman Speaks Nine Hours", an announces
nounces announces the New York Times. Why
this amazing reticence?
Postoffice Department now pro prohibits
hibits prohibits babies being sent by parcel
post. Another infant industry smash smashed.
ed. smashed. Carranza must command the reb rebels'
els' rebels' standing army. It never seems
What shall we call the lady tan tan-goer
goer tan-goer a tangerine?
Newest big baseball organizatioa
COOL SPELL SUGGESTIONS.
Come wind, come snow, let Boreas blow, with robes like these &
your body will glow. We have the largest and most up-to-date
and down-to-the-minute line of laprobes for auto and buggy that i
was ever brought to this part of Florida. We have overstocked X
our store in them, and our greed in buying will be your gain In X
coin, as we are going to sell them out at ridiculously low prices.
We also have a complete line of rain goods for your bodily pro protection
tection protection better than insurance and doctors.
I IKimigjlhit k Lang
HE ATED OVEN
. .EL BAKO attaches to any electric
light socket. The current is controll controlled
ed controlled by a snap switch. At high tem temperature
perature temperature El Bako consumes about
the same amount of electricty as the
Hotpoint Iron. Accomodates two
large loaves of bread, or two pies,
or a good sized roast or chicken.
The heating element is guaranteed
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H. W. TUCKER FLORIDA
must change its name to the Con Confederate
federate Confederate League If it wants any
On the other hand, if we could
see ourselves as others see us, some
of -us might become very conceited.
Probably in a few dozen years,
there will be monster he mass-meet-,
ings to demand equal rights for men.
Joe Cannon says Taft has "one of
the greatest minds in the country."
Not to mention one of the greatest
Honest men shouldn't giggle so
much when rogues fall out. Rogues
have an uncomfortable habit of mak making
ing making up again.
All kinds of pastry, cakes and
bread fresh every day. "In quality
we trust not quantity." Carter's
Bakery, North Main street. 1-26-tf.
Ocala Seed Store
Is headquarters for Poh Poh-try
try Poh-try Foods ud Stock and
Poultry Powders. W keep
on hand all tho time:
COXKEITS Poultry and
Stock Foods and Rem Rem-;
; Rem-; edies; a full line.
A large assortment of
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ART MOD-ART merits as they effect
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A Challenge and a Confession.
T was very trying to be the
target of so many glances.
Instead of resuming their
conversation' the entire as
semblage of Garavels waited calmly
for their caller to begin, and he real
ized in a panic that he was expected
to make conversation. He cast about
madly for a topic.
His host helped him to get started.
and he did fairly well until one of
the Misses Garavel began to translate
his remarks to the old lady and the
ferocious cousin from Guatemala. As
their replies were not rendered into
English, he was left stranded. lie
knew that his whole salvation lay in
properly impressing his auditors, so
he began again and floundered through
a painful monologue.
The night suddenly turned off swel-
teringly hot. perspiration began to
trickle down his brow, his collar be
came a tourniquet, ana ne cast ap
pealing glances at the silent figure hid
den demurely behind the rustly old
lady in the black harness. The look
of mingled pity and understanding she
gave him somewhat revived his faint fainting
ing fainting spirit, and he determined to stick
It out until the family were ready to
retire and allow him a word -with her
alone. But idle hope! Gradually it
dawned upon, him that they had no
By now his collar had given up the
struggle and lain limply down to rest.
The whole experience was hideous,
yet he understood quite well that these
people' were not makiug sport of hira.
All this was only a part of their for
eign customs, lhey were gentlefolk.
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CC!!t!!!tKKIKKtII!!M CX!IIIXXX 5 reared to a different code from his
that was all and since he had elected
to come among them he could only suf
fer and be strong
What he ever talked about during
that evening he never quite remem
bered. When it came time to leave
he expected at least to be allowed. a
farewell word or two with Gertrudis.
but instead he' was bowed out as cere
moniously as he had been bowed in
and. flnding himself at last in the
open, sighed with relief. He felt like
a paroled prisoner, but he thought of
the girl's glance of sympathy and was
instantly consoled. He crossed slowly
to the plaza, pausing a moment for a
good night look at the house, then, as
he turned, he caught a glimpse of a
figure slinking into the shadows of the
side street and smiled indulgently.
Evidently Allan had been unable to re
sist the temptation to follow him. But
when he had reached his quarters he
was surprised to find the boy there
ahead of him
How did you beat me home?, he in
"I have been waiting h'impntlently
ever since you went out. To be sure.
I have had one little dream"
"Didn't you follow me to the Gara
Oh. boss! Never would I do such
Seeing that the negro was honest
Kirk decided that somebody had been
spying upon him. but the matter was
of so little consequence that he dis
missed it from his mind.
Although Runnels had spoken with
confidence of the coming shakeup in
the railroad organization, it was not
without a certain surprise that he
awoke one morning to find himself ac actively
tively actively in charge of the entire system.
He lost no time in sending for Kirk.
who took the news of their joint ad
vanceVnent with characteristic equa
"Now, there is nothing cinched yet
understand," the acting superintend superintendent
ent superintendent cautioned him. "We're all on pro probation,
bation, probation, but if we make good I think
"I'll do my best to fill your shoes
"And I have the inside track on
Blakeley. in spite of Colonel Jolson, so
I'm not alarmed. The break came
sooner than I expected, and now that
we chaps are in control it's the chance
of our lifetimes.
Kirk nodded. "You're entitled to all
you get hut I've never quite under
stood how I managed to forge ahead
so fast I've been mighty lucky.
"You don't really call it luck, do
you? Runnels looked at him curi
"I'm not conceited enough to think
I'm a downright genius
"Why. the Cortlandts engineered ev everything.
erything. everything. It was they who arranged
your promotion to the office in the first
place, and they're behind this last af
fair. They have stood back of you at
every step and. incidentally, back of
me and the other boys.
"When you say they you of course
"Of course. One has to recognize
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What robs the human form and face
Of every beauty, every grace,
But naught is left but what is base?
What sears the Conscience, turns the
What fills the mind with thought
And makes the wisest man insane?
What takes the hungry children's
And gives them filth and rags instead
Till every joy of life has fled?
What makes of honest people knaves,
The pure defiles, the free enslaves;
What fills the land with drunkard's
What tempts the young from wis
To list to what the tempter says
For which with life he often pays?
What causes numerous other ills,
The prisons and the almshouse fills,
And ever'.-noble impulse kills?
What blights -'e home, the church,
What bids the ?ouen age to wait?
What is it all men should hate?
-Mathew T. Lindsay, in United
Barbank W. C. T. U., under the
department of medal contest, super
intended by ?Mrs. Mary R. Graham,
ompeted for the Demorest medal I
last Wednesday evening. There were
five contestants and Maxwell Bogue
was the winner. All did excellently.
The Florida White Ribboners have
entered the journalistic field with a I
neat little four-page monthly, bear
ing the suggestive title, "Florida!
Good News." The first number ap
peared in January and is filled with
good reading. Florida Christian
The new editor of the Florida
Christian Advocate, Rev. J. Edgar
Wilson, announces himself as a firm
believer in the prohibition of the
liquor traffic, local, state-wide and
national, v and is ready to co-operate
with all sensible methods of promot promoting
ing promoting it.
The Gainesville W. C. T. U. at a
recent meeting was addressed .by the
mayor, who is a Christian man,
standing for temperance arid right righteousness.
eousness. righteousness. iMrs. 'Mabel Stevens also
addressed the Union.
Rev. W. T. Evans, of Belleview, is
one of the strongest advocates we
have for prohibition. He is forward
ing to headquarters the signed Hob-
son resolution. Says his church is in
"the fight with prayer and both
Here and There
In Illinois, about April three
hundred towns will have a local op
Caldwell county, Texas, after a ten
years' fight, has gone dry. Eureka,
Mo., Farrenburg, Mo., and Steuben
ville, Ohio, and other Ohio towns are
closing their saloons.
The meetings held all over the
country, Jan. 15, under the auspices
of the Woman's Christian Temper
ance Union, have given wide public
ity to the movement for national
constitutional prohibition, stirred
thousands of men and women from
lukewarm interest to enthusiastic
support, and focussed upon the Hob-
son-'Shepherd resolution a tremend
ous amount of hitherto diffused and
scattered prohibition sentiment. The
W. C. T. U. has more than 15,000
societies in the United States and
their forces are so well co-ordinated
that concerted, nation-wide action
is easy. It is safe to say that with
few exceptions the 15,000 local un unions,
ions, unions, reinforced by local churches of
all denominations, white and colored,
English and foreign-speaking, ob observed
served observed this day of fasting and prayer
wich marks the beginning of the act
ive campaign for a "Saloonless na
tion in 1920." Churches everywhere
were thrown open for the all-day ser service,
vice, service, in the larger cities several be being
ing being held simultaneously. As a lining
up of the churches of all denomina denominations,
tions, denominations, as well as a united action, of
the distinctively temperance organi
zations, for national constitutional
prohibition, these initial meetings
are most significant. Think of the
number of churches which were rep
resented, of the number of pastors,
in city and town and hamlet, north,
south, east and west. As one of the
limmediate results hundreds of. the
resolutions sent out by the National
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OCALA SOCIAL AFFAIRS
(If you have any items for this
One of the most delightfully
( charming social affairs of the week
" was the lovely tea ,and dance which
Mrs. Clifton Camp gave yesterday
afternoon at the Country Club.
The tea was a compliment to the
hostess house guests, (Misses Eliza Elizabeth
beth Elizabeth Adams of Lynchburg, Va., and
Frances Anderson of Jacksonville,
and Mrs. R. R. Hart of Suffolk. Va..
who is a guest of her sister, Mrs?
Jack Camp. From 3 to 4 o'clock
Mrs. Camp and the honorees receiv
ed very informally In the ball room,
the hostess wearing white brocaded'
charmeuse, attractively trimmed with j
whlf-A phiffnn arr nmnlptin? hpr ns-
tume was a hat of white lace. Miss
Anderson wore pale blue charmeuse
with trimmings of shadow lace and
blue brocaded velvet. Her small hat
was of gold lace. Miss Adams' cos costume
tume costume was light blue silk fashioned in
the new over-skirt effect with trim trimmings
mings trimmings of net and lace with which was
worn a chick spring chapeau. Mrs.
Hart wore a gown of black crepe de
chene elaborately trimmed and a lace
In the tea room the guests were
served to strawberry sherbet, cake
and crystalized ginger. Assisting the
hostess in entertaining was Mrs.
Clarence Camp and iMrs. Jack Camp.
From 4 to 8 o'clock Mrs. Camp en entertained
tertained entertained at a small informal dance,
honoring Miss Anderson and Miss
Adams. As the guests arrived they
enjoyed an ice course in the tea
room and later a salad course with
sandwiches and coffee was served in
the dining room. The delightful
music was furnished by an orchestra
and the new dances were almost ex exclusively
clusively exclusively danced.
Enjoying Mrs. Camp's hospitality
and the hours with the guests of hon honor
or honor dancing were 'Misses Alice Bullock,
Marguerite Porter, Josephine Will Will-rams,
rams, Will-rams, Mr. and Mrs. Jack Camp, Mr.
and Mrs. Clifford Anderson, (Mrs. R.
S. Hall, Mrs. J. B. Horrell, Mrs. G-uy
Ayer, Mrs. Hart, Mrs. R. L. Ander Anderson,
son, Anderson, Messrs. Clifton Camp, Pat An Anderson,
derson, Anderson, Clarence Meffert, Carlisle Iz Iz-lar,
lar, Iz-lar, W. V. Xewsom, Norton Davis, T.
II. Harris, H. C. Spencer, Fred Wil Wilson,
son, Wilson, Hibbert Weathers and Charlie
Mrs. John McClane and Miss Edna
ftfcClane returned to St. Petersburg
this afternoon after a visit of several
days with Dr. and Mrs. F. E. Mc McClane.
Clane. McClane. Dr. and Mrs. F.. E. iMcClane will
go to Tampa tonight and will wit-
ness the Gasparillt ceremonies u
Tuesday, returning home
The friends of iMrs. M. J. Rdess
will regret to hear that she is sick
with a severe case of grip.
The friends here of Mr. and -Mrs.
Ben P. Richards, the latter formerly
''Miss Lois Van Valzah of Daytona
Beach, were glad to see them in
Ocala yesterday. They were married
last week in Daytona and will make
their home in Orlando.
After a visit of several weeks to
(Mr. and IMrs. C. O. Harris, Mr. and
Airs. J. T. Blalock returned to their
home in Barnesville, Ga., yesterday.
Misses Minnie Stovall and Ge:
Stovall, who are having a delightful
risit in Tamp, Vill prolong their
stay until next wek. They will be
numbered amon the dancers attire
Gasparilla ball wedndayeerfipg.
Mrs. Charles Goddard is visiting
friends in Tampa. She will return
m m m
The friends of Mrs. I. F. Bennett
will learn with pleasure that she and
her husband are to make their fu fu-turs
turs fu-turs home in Ocala. In two weeks
Mr. and Mrs. Bennett will arrive
from Savannah, where they are now
guests of the latter's .brother-in-law
.ti's i i i : : i I
department call phone 106)
I and sister, Mr. and Mrs. George Arm Armstrong,
strong, Armstrong, and will begin housekeeping
in the beautiful home of Mrs. Ben Bennett's
nett's Bennett's brother, Mr. William Camp,
which has been closed except for his
apartments since the death of their
parents, Col. and 3Irs. Camp.
Evening Auction Club Entertained by
5If anIM tV'prtw
and Mrs. "p- S. Woodrow
rfleirsnrriT entertained the Evening
Auction Club at their ""Tcrrerr- home
last night and their guests for the
evening were Mr. and Mrs. C. L.
Gamshy, Mr. and Mrs. Christian Ax,
Miss Daisy Keidel, Mrs. L. R. Chazal,
Mrs. T. T. Munroe, Mr. and Mrs. Jake
and .Mrs. G. K. Robinson, Mr. and
Mrs. G. K. Robinson, Mr. and Mrs.
T. T. (Munroe, iMr. and Mrs. Jake
Gerig, Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Camp,
Miss Emily Stotesbury, IMr. C. B
Woodrow, Mr. and Mrs. (?. S. Cullen
and their house guest, Mr. J. Schil-
man of Germany. The latter, how
ever, did not play.
The games resulted in Mrs. Robin Robinson
son Robinson and Mr. Camp winning first
prizes, a breakfast egg set embossed
with silver and a brass smoking
stand. The visitors' prize, a bridge
set including half a dozen decks of
cards in a leather case and a paper
weight and clasp, were won by Mrs
Ax and 'Mr. Gamsby and Mrs. Geri
and 'Mr. Cullen were awarded t
consolation prizes, a silver picture
frame and a bridge set
The spacious living room wher
the tables were placed, was exquis exquisitely
itely exquisitely decorated and after the games a
salad course with sandwiches and
coffee was served, and the half hour
spent enjoying the delicacies con concluded
cluded concluded the very delightful evening
with Mr. and Mrs. Woodrow.
Mrs. Hall to 5ive Luncheon
A lovely event of the coming
week will he a luncheon Tuesday
given by Mrs. R. S. Hall in honor of
her attractive house guest, Mrs. Guy
Ayer of Atlanta, and Mrs. Frederick
Hocker and 'Mrs. E. R. Hall of Suf Suffolk,
folk, Suffolk, Va.
In the afternoon at 4 o'clock iMrs.
Hall will entertain a number of
friends informally at tea compli complimenting
menting complimenting Mrs. Ayer.
Mr. and iMrs. R. L. Keating and
Mr. and Mrs. E. C. Beuchler of An Anthony
thony Anthony will leave this evening for
Tampa to attend the Gasparilla cele celebration.
bration. celebration. Mr. Joe Sears, who formerly lived
n Ocala. and his pretty little wife
are with the Park Dramatic Company
and play leading roles.
Miss Lillian Clarkson who has
been quite ill for the past week or
so, Is better today.
IMrs. Edward Drake is slowly co
valescing from her attack of pnfu-
Mrs. Joseph Macaltioner of Wood;
town, X. J., and her daughter, Mrs.
Benson Wiese of Parksburg, Pa?r
aunt and cousin of Mrs. H. C. Pack Pack-ham,
ham, Pack-ham, arrived last night over the A.
C. L. This is their first visit to the
"Sunny South" and the Packhams
are trying to hribe the weather man
to he real good.
iss Bessie Scher, who has be
siok ior several weeKs, at the hosrtn
1, is well and out again, tothe
great pleasure of her friends
Friends of Mrs. S. A. Rawls Vill
regret to know that she is indispi
ed at her home in Jacksonville.
The following items taken from
the Lake Helen notes in the De De-Land
Land De-Land News will be of interest to
the Ocala friends of Mrs. Long, who
was formerly Miss Minerva Bond:
"Mrs. Louis Long, assisted by
i Mrs. Edna Lance, gave a valentine
party Wednesday evening. The house
was tastefully decorated with flow-
ers yellow jessamine
ing. The game of 500 was indulged
In until the call to the dining room,
where a dainty lunch was served to
the guests standing, it being the lat
est thing in social circles. Mrs. Long
is a lovely hostess and everyone de
clared it was one of the most delight
ful events of the season. The favors
or place card3 were red hearts.
"The masquerade at Cassadaga
was a great success. Mrs. Louis Long
as a colonial dame, and Miss Ruth
Inglehart as a gypsy were the bestj
gowned young ladies present. Mrs
Long carried away the first prize."
Pretty Birthday Party
This afternoon from 3 to 5 o'clock
a group of attractive little girls were
seen merrily playing in the park at
the corner of Oklawaha avenue and
Watula street, and the hostess was
Miss Lucile Osborn, who in honor of
her eleventh birthday invited eight-1
een playmates to spend the afternoon
with her and to entertain her guests
she took them to the park, where the
two hours passed quickly playingi!
games. Sandwiches, pickles, candies
and salted peanuts were served picnic j ?
style after the games.
Miss Osborn was voted a lovely lit little
tle little hostess and she was beautifully
remembered by her little friends with
birthday gifts and wishes for manyiJ
more happy birthdays.
Party for Little Folks
Yesterday afternoon at her cozy
home on Herbert street, Mrs. Thos. jj
J. Killebrew enteyiined thirty-three
little folks in honqr of her son Har-
nld. who rplphratpd his fifth anniver.
psintments orTfrs pretty?.
party were all suggestive of George
Washington's birthday and to amuse
her guests Mrs. Killebrew had ar-
ranged for a novel contest, where a
star was to he pinned in the center
of a large flag. Dorothy Adams and
Robert Gissendaner placed the star
nearest the spot and were given the
prizes, a United States map made In
squares and a hatchet.
Many games were played in the
house and on the lawn and during
the afternoon Mrs. Killebrew assist assisted
ed assisted by her mother, Mrs. F. E. Mc McClane,
Clane, McClane, Mrs. John iMcClane and Miss
Edna McClane of St. Petersburg,
served cherry jello with whipped
iiwm auu cuernes ana case.
Master Harold was the recipient
of many birthday remembrances and
those who were present to enjoy1 the
afternoon with him are in hopes' of
receiving invitations to another party
next year. As souvenirs of the oc occasion
casion occasion Mrs. Killebrew gave each a
pretty George Washington post card.
IMr. and Mrs. Frederick Hocker
have apartments at the residence of
Episcopal rectory on Oklawaha ave-
nue. The .property belongs to iMr.
Leslie Home. A great many have
been under the impression that Mr.
and IMrs. Hocker are at the home of
Mrs. Mary Zellmer of Fors5rth,
Ga., iMr. Z. C. Clr&hliss, sister, who
has been visitinM?aad tMrs. Cham Cham-bliss
bliss Cham-bliss for a month returned home to-
ay. one hai-a fine time while here
and goes away praising Ocala.
Mr. and Mrs. H. C. Stevens and
children, after a pleasant visit to Mr.
Stevens' parents and sister here, left
for their home in Lakeland this aft-
Misses Kathleen a
son and Mrs. J.
ckson, Jr., of
rs. B. F. Con-
don were guests
of Miss Ophe-
lia Sawtell. At noon an elegant
course dinner was enjoyed.
Mrs. Rosa McCully, who has been
the attractive guest of her cousins,
IMr. and Mrs. J. R. Moorhead for a.'
fortnight, left today for a week's
visit to Mr. and (Mrs. J. C. Blanton
in Jacksonville and en route to her
home In Anderson, S. C, will visit
in Atlanta. Mrs. McCully by her
charming personality has made num-
s. j. u. jacKson
For the Benefit
THUS STOKE PdDPILAM
We've sold thousands of house dresses but never any like these.
You will search the country over for their equal. The mosl:
fashionable scores in the larger cities carry and feature : : :
You can be just as attractive and neatly attired in the house as on the
street and at no greater cost than for an ordinary house dress. Some Acorn
Brand House Dresses slip on and off just like a coat easily, quickly,
Can be worn over petticoat and corset cover, or street dress.
They wash easily and are made of fast colors, guaranteed fabrics cham cham-brays,
brays, cham-brays, percales, ginghams. Look where you will you can't find better house
dress values. It will pay you to see our assortment.
K ffi, I
4 Try a DAILY STAR Want
bers of friends while in Ocala and
she was the recipient of several pret-
ty courtesies among them being a
hoating party last week on Lake
Weir given by Col. and Mrs. J. B.
Martin, and an all-dajr picnic to Mr.
Randall's grove at Conner.
Dinner at Country Club in Tampa
Yesterday was ladies' day at the
Tampa Yacht and Country Club and
tnere was an unusually large attend-
J i i i a j
nee, numDenng aooui one nunarea
and twenty-five ladies, twelve ladies
entertaining. Mrs. C. E. Snow's ta ta-hle
hle ta-hle was centered with a little cherry
tree and little red satin hatchet. The
place cards were hand-painted Am American
erican American shields and little silk flags to
which were attached clusters of
.cherries, which were the favors.
were laid for Mrs. Joe B.
n and her guest, Miss Telete
Scott,Mrs. Claude Park and guest,
inRa TtWkTiPr. of Ohio. Miss Adine
Fuchs Mrs. Fred Thrower, Mrs. A.
s Ttfm-ntnn Miss Cvnthia Hedrick.
Mrs. Ernest Berger. .Miss Geneva
Stovall, of Louisville, Ky., and her
cousin, Miss Minnie Stovall, of Ocala.
Miss Mollie McKenzie left last
night for Tampa to visit friends until
Mr. John Moore is in receipt of a
message from Mr. G. A. Carmich-
The Best Musical Event of the Season
of the Charity Ward of the Marion County Hospital
Specialties and Local Hits, Solos. Quartette, Etc.
PRICES $1, BALCONY
EkcWc aid Acwi
and yet they cosl: no more than ordinary
house dresses. And, why? Listen
The makers of Electric and Acorn Brands
have specialized on House Dresses for years
they make nothing else. They buy trert
mendous quantities of fabrics and get rock rock-bottom
bottom rock-bottom prices, Because of their vast out output
put output they can afford the services of high high-priced
priced high-priced designers the most clever. Each
operator is a specialist she does one thing,
but does it well.
ael's physician at Hot Springs, stat
Ing that Mr. Carmlchael's condition
is greatly improved and that the
sick man is able to walk a little each
day. This will he good news to the
many friends of the family here.
The Baptist sewing circle will
meet Monday afternoon at 3 o'clock
at the home of Mrs. W. E. Smith,
No. 709 Tuscawilla street.
Tomorrow is the birthday of Mr.
James Liddell of Santos, and in hon-1
or of the event Mrs. Liddell has in
vited a number of relatives and inti
mate friends to dinner.
AT THE CHURCHES TOMORROW
(Pastor, Rev. W. H. Dodge, D. D.)
9:45 a. m. Sunday school.
11 a. m. Sermon.
Subject, "The Danger of Conceit."
3 p. m. Junior Mission Society.
7:30 p. m. Sermon.
Subject, 4The Sixth Beatitude."
A cordial Invitation is extended to
the public and all strangers In the
Grace Church (Episcopal)
(Corner S. Broadway and Watula
St. Rev. Jas. G. Glass, Rector; resi-
dence, 311 S. Broadway; phone 415.) .the home talent minstrel perform perform-7:30
7:30 perform-7:30 a. m. Holy communion. lance next Tuesday night.
75 and 50 cents
j 9:45 a. m. Sunday school.
j 11 a. m. Morning prayer, litany
t and sermon.
7:30 p. m. Evening prayer.
4" Choir practice 7:30 p. m. Friday.
Meetings of vestry and societies at
Rev. J. M. Gross, D. D., Pastor.
, 9 f 20 a. m. Sunday school.
. 11 ?a. m. Sermon.
Subject, "Help Open the Grave ot
7c30 p. m. Preaching.
Subject, "The Advantage of Disad Disadvantage."
The first quarterly conference will
be held by Rev. F. R. Bridges, pre presiding
siding presiding elder, Monday evening, 7:30,
Feb. 23 rd.
All cordially invited. Strangers
welcome to all the services.
WORLD AliMANACS FOR 1914
World Almanacs at Ballard's, 35
cents each. 1-29-tf
HAVE YOUR PHYSICIAN LEAVE
YOUR PRESCRIPTION WITH US
OR TELEPHONE. WTE WILL SEND
FOR AND DELIVER. IT QUICK.
THE COURT PHARMACY 2-9-tf
Have you picked out your seat for
THE OCAUL EVENING STAR, SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 1914
11 1 """" "" '"' "" """ '
What is it?
Wattcli tliis space tor nine
Best Investment in Ocala Realestate
Where is it?
I Asfe YdDir Kld!li)(0)r
For information as to the best laundry in Central
Florida. Ask about the laundry that takes a personal
interest in all the work sent in. Ask about the laun laundry
dry laundry that irons a collar in such a manner that a tie
can be easily pulled through it without "buckling."
Ask about the laundry that makes a specialty of
ladies' fine work and guarantees to return it in a
satisfactory condition. Ask about the laundry that
delivers your clothes the same day they are received
if desired. If you can't get this information from your
neighbor, just call Phone Two-One (21) and we'll
tell you all abut it.
IMPERIAL STEAM LAUNDRY, w H DEaV
West Fort King Avenue, OCALA, FLORIDA
Under the new primary law, every man in
Marion County, if he is to vote in any of the
elections, must go in person to the registration
officer anil: register.
Though you have been registered and vot voting
ing voting for 20 years, you must register again in the'
new books. Mr. D. M. Barco, the registration
officer, will be in Lis office in the court house,
every day from Monday noon to Saturday noon
of each week from now till
to register you. Do not put the matter off.
i I Mow
After the .Above Date, if you lave
gistered, You Cannot
I Not Re
ROBBERY OX THE
GREAT NORTHERN' ROAD
HARRY THAW AGAIN
Concord, N. H., Feb. 21. "Reasons
for granting the petition of Harry K.
Thaw for a habeas corpus writ to
prevent his extradition to New York
state as a fugitive from justice were
presented to Federal Judge Edgar
Aldrich yesterday. Arguments against
the petition are being made today by
Wm. T. .Jerome, representing New
York state. Regarding the question
of admitting Thaw to hail, Judge
Aldrich intimated that he might
leave it to the federal supreme court
WISE AND OTHERWISE
A DIFFERENCE OF OPINION
Conductor and Two Passengers Re Resisted
sisted Resisted the Bandits and Were
Bellingham, Wash., Feh. 21.
Three passengers on a Great Nor Northern
thern Northern passenger train bound for Van Vancouver,
couver, Vancouver, B. C, resisted bandits last
night and were shot dead. Thomas
B. Wadsworth, a Canadian Pacific
conductor of Vancouver, B. C; R Lee
of Bramerton, Wash., and M. B. Mc Mc-Elhoes,
Elhoes, Mc-Elhoes, a traveling salesman of Van Vancouver,
couver, Vancouver, B. C, were the men killed.
The bandits boarded the train at
Burlington, a few miles south, where
they attacked the passengers in the
day coach. They rode in the smok smoking
ing smoking car until they were ready to ope operate.
rate. operate. They then went into the vesti vestibule
bule vestibule between the smoker and the day
coach. They there tied handker
chiefs about their faces and entered
the day coach with drawn revolvers.
Four Men Resist
(Most of the passengers confronted
by the bandits threw up their hands,
but four men attempted to resist.
Three of them wer felled almost in
stantly. Two of the men had gone on
into the coach. One remained at the j
door and one stepped back into, the
, As the three men grappled with
one bandit, the man at the rear 'be 'began
gan 'began shooting at the ceiling lights.
The robber fighting with the three
men stepped quickly back and fired
ten shots. Lee was not immediately
killed and tried to crawl behind the
rear seat. The bandit kept firing and
five or six shots entered his back.
Women Hold Out Purses
The other robber turned .back form
the front of the coach. As he passed
along seevral women held out their
purses. He gathered up several and
ran. The bandits left the train to together
gether together as it came to a stop from a
signal given by the conductor, who Every girl has her ideal, but the
had heard the shooting from another I difficulty is in getting him to propose,
No man ever knows how many
friends he has lost by handing them
The political candidate who "also
ran" believes the country Is short of
asylums for hopeless idiots.
One kind of a nuisance Is always
telling you that "you ought to take
something for that before it is too
"You are a regular miser!" ex exclaimed
claimed exclaimed Mrs. Snooper, when her hus husband
band husband refused to give her twenty-five
shillings she asked for.
"No, not miser," replied Snooper,
"merely an economiser." Tit-Bits.
ONLY ONE DOUBT
Briggs: Rogers .claims to be an
agnostic, doesn't he?
Griggs: Only as to religion; as to
everything else he knows it all.
(Clipped Without -Credit)
Many a raw deal is synonomoue
with a close shave.
An old toper's pack of trouble is
always full and slopping over.
Many a man fails to get there be because
cause because he carries excess .baggage.
Only a foolish woman ever tries to
reform a man by roasting him.
It's something easier to discharge
an obligation than a cook.
Knowledge isn't always power,
but it knows when to press the but button.
ton. button. .,
You are more than half defeated
in any project when you have told all
A statesman is a candidate who
sits tight and lets" the bosses play
chean politics for the purpose ofi
boosting him into office.
After you have accomplished
really good thing, get busy again.
Marion tMcCants, the wife of H.
iMcCants, the colored school teacher
here, died Wednesday night, and her
remains were taken to her former
home at Montague, yesterday for
burial. Deceased had been ill for
some time, and was hrought here so
that her husband could look after
her and his school at the same time.
The McCants'are prominent negroes
and are well liked by the white peo people
ple people In Citrus and Marion counties. -Inverness
JURY'S ANIMAL SHOW
Mary had a little lamh
'Twas Persian on her coat;
She also had a mink or two
About her dainty throat;
A bird of paradise, a tern,
And ermine made the hat
That perched at jaunty angle
On her coiffure, largely "rat."
Her tiny boots were sable topped,
Her gloves were muskrat, too,
Her muff had heads and tails of half
The "critters" in the Zoo,
And when she walked abroad, I ween
She feared no wintry wind;
At keeping warm, 'twas plain to see,
She had all Nature "skinned."
National Humane Review.
Cordially Invite You to Attend
Now in. progress
At the corner of Washington
and Magnolia Streets,
At 10 a. m., and 7:30 p. m.
REV. C. D. WOOD,
of Monticello, Ark.f
For results putPyour Advertisement in the Star.
' ABOUT WHAT THEY'RE LIKE
"I fancy last night finished my
reputation," said young Harold as
his friend looked him up the night
after the ball.
"Finished you?" asked the friend.
"Yes, my drunken condition at the
"Why, not at all man. Haven't you
seen this mornings papers? You're
the social hero; everybody thinks
you have invented a new dance."
Ladies Home Journal.
In a recent editorial in the New
York World those famous editori editorials
als editorials that contain so much in so little
space we read that:
That scientists who love to muss
up simple facts with big words say
that men are dynamic, women static.
Men invent, explore, experiment,
risk; women conserve, hold fast,
guard traditions, proprieties and po-
sessions. Men propose; women dis dispose,
pose, dispose, or at any rate oppose; and all
The right invariably triumphs at
least that is the feeling a man always
has when he happens to beat the
other fellow to it.
Those who pay as they go usually
find the going good.
Spring is the season of the year
when your overcoat hasn't much
The Portland minister who had to
resign because he was too young can
console himself with the thought that
he'll outgrow it.
a a a
All true lovers of TDaseball, as well
as those who think it the thing to "be
a fan, whether they really care for
It or not, are counting the days that
must elapse before the umpire starts
the ball rolling.
"The Spirit and the Bride
say come. And he that hear hear-eth,
eth, hear-eth, let him say Come.
And he that is athirst, let
him Come: he that will, let
him take the water of life free freely."
ly." freely." Rev. 22-17.J
PENALTY OP DISTINCTION
"I represent the dignity of labor,"
said the man in his shirt-sleeves.
"Yes," replied Mr. Dustin Stax;
"and you can work in your shirt shirtsleeves
sleeves shirtsleeves and speak your mind, and
quit work when your regular hours
progress is conditioned hy her per-1 are through. I've got to wear a high
conflict of their divergent
hat and guard every word I speak,
and keep busy sixteen hours a day.
So viewed, the most unanswerable'! represent the labor of dignity."
reason in the world for man's doing
or not doing a certain thing is the
court of review at home. It is the ;
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bread fresh every day. "In quality
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Want to Buy,
New or Second Secondhand
hand Secondhand Furniture
Phone, write or call on
us before doing so.
We are buying, selling
and exchanging both
New and Second-hand
Furniture all the time,
and can accommodate
Easy terms made on
enstaliment contracts if
you are not prepared to
C A. FORT, Proprietor
West Exposition Street
J E FRAMPTON
formerly of Lamar, Mo., Is
now located in Ocala. Expert
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THE OCALA EVENING STAR. SATTKDAi", FEBKL'AKl 21. 1914
t '. t't t A
& I' -1
GEORGE W. SCHOFIELD
I am a candidate for re-election to
the office of state attorney for the
fifth judicial circuit, and solicit
your vote at the June primary.
George W. Schofield.
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
To the Democratic Voters of Mar Marion
ion Marion County: I am a candidate for
member of the House of Representa Representatives,
tives, Representatives, from our county, in the next
legislature, and subject to your de decision
cision decision at the polls in the democratic
primary June 2nd, 1914.
Citra, Fla. W. J. Crosby.
P. P. BELL
I CONTRACTOR and BUILDER.
Estimates on any kind
j of Building furnished on
short notice. All work
. 117 XT SAXfHRZ STREET.
P. O. BOX. NO. 438.
PHONE NO. 368 OCALA
A. M. BOBDITT
JfEW AND SECOND HAX"
Bought and Sold.
Farm Tools, Casoline Engines, Wag Wagons,
ons, Wagons, Buggies, Harness, Beds and
Bedding, Stoves, Tinware, Queens Queens-ware,
ware, Queens-ware, Crockery, Etc.
310 S. Main Street, Ocala, Fla.
Stork and Cupid
Many a New Home -will Have a Little
Sunbeam to Bnghten it.
-There Is usually a certain degree of dread
la every woman's mind as to the probab'a
pain, distress and danger of child-birti.
But, thanks to a most remarkable remedy
known as Mother's Friend, all fear is ban banished
ished banished and the period Is one of unbounded,
Mother's Friend Is used1 externally. It
la a most penetrating application, makes
the muscles of the stomach and abdomen
pliant so they expand easily And naturally
-without pain, without distress and with,
none of that peculiar nausea, nervousness
and other symptoms that tend to weaken
the prospective mother. Thus Cupid and
the stork are held up to veneration; they
are rated as cunning plotters to herald the
coming of a little sunbeam to gladden the
liearts and brighten the homes of a host of
There are thousands of women who have
csed Mother's Friend, and thus know frcm
experience that it Is one of our greatest
rcntributiona to healthy, happy mott r r-fcood.
fcood. r-fcood. It Is sold by all drnsjsists at $1.00
per bottle, and Is especially recomaieni.ed
" I preventive of caking breast3 end all
ether p'jch dMrerws.
Write to liradfield Regulator Co., 1 31
laaar Bldg., Atlanta, Ga., for their vry
valuable book to expectant mothers. Cefc
a bottle o Mother's Friend to-day.
SUGAR HAMMOCK LANDS
Part ridge-Wood row Company
Merchant's Block, Ocala 1-12-tf
Ocala Iron Works
(Continued from Page Five)
tbiHixU. as i if ': l nr. tsi- r;ui;i:y
A lid he really dkl J:.i v n !:irt i:i H
I'hj At leu t l' iu' !l-u' ei j!u::;iiisl
is we hever would ii:ive 'r.i."
"': H!-:e J. -:- '.a- C rt' : -'- that
we uppitH-iuie vli.:t they've done, but
rre :iii't jealy tli nik her w;thnt hu
miliatii! him. I'd like to ive hint
"Suj;ose e jrive hi:n a Uiet little
supier some uijrlit and tell him frank frankly
ly frankly how jrruteful we are. lie's tiie sort
to atppreriab a tbiuj: like that, and it
would be a delieate way of thanking
his wife too."
"Good: I'll speak to the other fel
lows, and now the acting master of
transportation is going to shake with
the new acting superintendent and
wish him every sue ess."
Runnels grasped the outstretched
"Say. Anthony." be said, "we're
young and we have a start. I have
what you lack, and you have what I
lack. If we stick together, well own
a railroad some day. Is it a goV
With a warm glow in his breast the
new master of transportation plunged
into his duties. He really was makiug
a success, it seemed, although it was a
"Make it yourself ready to fight to tomorrow."
morrow." tomorrow." oit uisappuinuug 10 lenru tuai nc o r. co.
so much of it to Edith Cortlandt But
this last advancement, too, was very
timely, for it would surely have its
effect upon Andres Garavel.
Dut his new work brought new
troubles and worries. He began to
sleep shorter hours: he concentrated
with every atom of determination in
him: he drove himself with an iron
hand. He attacked his task from ev every
ery every angle, and with his finer constitu constitution
tion constitution and unbounded youthful energy
he. covered an amazing quantity of
work. He covered it so well, more moreover,
over, moreover, that Runnels complimented him.
This stress of labor served one pur purpose
pose purpose for which he was very grateful:
It separated him from Edith Cortlandt
and took his mind from that occur occurrence
rence occurrence In the jungle.
Soon after his promotion he received
from Andres Garavel a warmly worded
note of congratulation, and some few
days later an invitation to dine, which
he accepted eagerly.
The dinner proved to be another dis disappointing
appointing disappointing ordeal, for again he was
allowed no opportunity of speaking
with Gertrudis and had to content
himself with feasting his eyes upon
her. But. although the family were
present en masse, as on the former oc occasion,
casion, occasion, they unbent to a surprising
degree, and he found them truly gra gracious
cious gracious and delightful.
Later In the evening he found him himself
self himself alone with Chiqnita and the old
Spanish lady. and. knowing that the
latter could not understand a word of
his tongue, he addressed himself to the
girl with some degree of naturalness.
4I was sorry for you the last time,
senor," she said, in reply to his half
humorous complaint, "and yet It was
fonny; you were so frightened."
"It was my first memorial service.
I thought I was going to see you alone."
"Oh; that is never allowed."
"Never? How am I going to ask you
to marry me?"
Miss Garavel hid her blushing face
behind her fan. "Indeed! You seem
capable of asking that absurd question
under any circumstances."
I wish you would straighten me out
on some cf your customs.
She gave him a 3 odd look, smiling
"As for tonight, do you attribute any
meaning to my father's request that
you dine with us?"
"Of course. It means I wasn't black blackballed
balled blackballed at the first meeting. I supse."
She blushed delightfully again.
"Since you are so ignorant of our ways
you should inquire at your earliest con convenience.
venience. convenience. I would advise you. per perhaps,
haps, perhaps, to learn Spanish.
"Will you teach me? I'll come every
She did not answer, for the old lady
began to show curiosity, and a conver conversation
sation conversation in Spanish ensued which Kirk
oouM not follow. He deoarted with a
leellng of exaltation. Beyona aouot
his suit was progressing slowly, per perhaps,
haps, perhaps, but still progressing.
His understanding of Spanish cus customs
toms customs received a considerable enlarge enlargement
ment enlargement on the following day. when he
met Ramon Alfarez outside the railroad
office Ramon had evidently waited pur purposely
posely purposely for him. and now began to voice
a protest in the greatest excitement.
"You 'ave insoit me." he cried fu furiously,
riously, furiously, "and now yon 'ave the inso insolence
lence insolence to interfere in my affairs." He
paused drainatirally. "Make it your yourself
self yourself ready to tight on tomorrow.
'What's the ue of putting it off? 1
couldn't make your weight in that
time. I'll do it now. if you say."
"No. no! Onderstan we shall tight
like gentlemen I shall keel you with
any weapon you prefer."
"By Jove! Kirk exclaimed in amaze
ment. "This is a challenge You want
to fight a duel! Why. this reads like
a book!" He tegan to laugh, at which
Ramon became white and cairn. "Lis "Listen,"
ten," "Listen," Kirk went on. "I'll tell you what
we'll do: we'll fight with fire hose
again. I supfose you want satisfaction
for that ducking."
"I prefer to shoot you. senor." the
other declared quietly. "Those mar marriage
riage marriage shall never occur until first I
walk upon your dead body; As matter
of honor I offer you this opportunity
biff ore it Is too late. All Panama Is
speaking of those engagements to Se Se-norita
norita Se-norita Garavel. Come, then, must I
Insoit you further?"
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meets at Yonge's hall the second and
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KNIGHTS OF PYTHIAS
Ocala Loage Xo. 19. Conventions
held every Monday at 7:30 p. m. at
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SUGAK HAMMOCK LANDS
Merchant's Block, Ocala
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
The undersigned having been duly
appointed and having qualified as as-ministrator
ministrator as-ministrator of the estate of Carlos L.
Sistrunk, deceased, now calls upon
all creditors, legatees, distributees
and all persons having claLns or de demands
mands demands against the said estate to pre present
sent present them within the time prescribed
This February 4th, 1914.
S. T. Sistrunk.
As Administrator of the Estate of
Carlos L. Sistrunk, Leceased.
Notice is hereby given that the
following resolution was passed bj
the city council at regular meeting
held on the 3rd inst.:
Be it resolved by the city council
of Ocala, that on and after the first
day of April, 1914, that al" plumb plumbing
ing plumbing and water fixtures in the city of
Ocala wherein water from the city
water plant is used be required to be
so constructed as to withstand 100
pounds of water pressure.
H. C. Sistrunk,
2-5-tf City Clerk of Ocala.
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COMMITTEES OF THE COUNCIL
Finance E. E. Robinson, chair chairman;
man; chairman; M. J. Roess, C. W. Hunter.
Judiciary M. J. Roess, chairman;
E. C. Bennett, H. A. Fausett.
Street W. A. Knight, chairman;
G A. Carmichael, E. E. Robinson.
Cemetery J.'C. Smith, chairman;
E. E. Robinson, M. J. Roess.
Fire E. C. Bennett, chairman; J.
X. Tolar, H. A. Fausett.
Police C. W. Hunter, chairman;
V,. A. Knight, J. X. Tolar.
Market J. X. Tolar, chairman; J.
C. Smith, H. A. Fausett.
Sanitarj- C. W. Hunter, chair chairman;
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If you knew that you could cure
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would you take the chance?
Calomel acts on the sluggish liver
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Carswell's Liver-Aid is on sale at
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I'arefui Estimates Made on All Con
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SEEDS FOR FREE DISTRIBUTION
About the 20th of this month I
will have ready for free distribution
the flower seeds to be given by the
art department of the Civic Leagua.
The seed will be given to children
betweep the ages of 6 and 15 years
and also to grown people. Those ex expecting
pecting expecting to use the seed will please
have their flower beds ready and
call on me at that time.
Mrs. T. E. Bridges.
OImi r EL LOWS
Tulula Lodge No. 22, Independent
Order of Odd Fellows, meets every
Tuesday evening ; 7:30 oclock( In
Ycnge's Hall, Fort King avenue. Vis Visitors
itors Visitors in the city invited to be with as
H. D. Stokes, N. G.
W. L. Colbert. Secretary. Adv.
CADILLAC FOR SALE
XO MONEY REQUIRED
A Cadillac auto, in first class con condition,
dition, condition, fully equipped, for sale at a
bargain, and prefer real estate to
cash, either city or country property;
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OCALA LODGE ZU. 2Stt. t. P. O. fl
Ocala Lodge, No. 2S6. Benovelent
and Protective Order of Elks, me?ts
the second and fourth Tuesday even evenings
ings evenings in each month. Visiting breth:
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Chas. W. Hunter, E. R.
Joseph Bell, Secretary. Ad-
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Merchant's Block, Ocala
MARION-DUXN MASONIC LODGE
Marion-Dunn Lodge Xo. 19, Jr. fc
A. M. meets on the first and third
Thursday evening3 of each tnoith at
7:30 o'clock, until further notice.
Baxter Carn, W. M."
Jake Brown, Secretary. Ad
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ROYAL ARCH MASONS
Regular convocations of the Ocala
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7:30 p. m. C. E. Simmons, H. P.
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COTTAGE FOR RENT
My cottage on South Third street,
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Odd Fellows meet tonight.
The registration hooks of Marion
county will be open for registration
in each election district during the
months of January and February,
1914. In district No. 1 (Ocala) the
book will be open from Monday noon
till Saturday noon and Friday nights
till 10 o'clock of each week from
first Monday in January till first
Monday in March.
All persons who fail to register in
their respective districts can regis register
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(Sundays excepted) between March
15th and April 15th. D. M. Barco,
Supervisor Registration Marion Co.
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The city tax book for 1913 has
been closed, and the list of unpaid
taxes is being prepared for delivery
to the city attorney and city marshal
for collection by levy and eale as to
personal property, and by suit on
real estate. Prompt payment will
save cost and attorney's fee.
W. W. Clyatt,
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