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OGALA, FLORIDA, THURSDAY, MARCH 13, 1919.
VOL. 26, M. G 1
LAViHG PLANS FOR
Campaign Will Begin 5Ionday, April
21, and Last Until Saturday,'
Washington, March 13. The Vic Victory
tory Victory Liberty Loan campaign will open
Monday, April 211, and close three
weeks later, Saturday, May 10.
Secretary Glass announced the
dates last night, together with the
fact that short term notes maturing
in not over five years would be issued
instead of longer term bonds. The
amount of notes to be offered was not
disclosed but it has been generally
understood that the loan would be for
a minimum of $5,000,000 with the
treasury reserving the right to accept
FROM MR. FORT
Our Junior Representative Gives His
Ideas on Needed Legislation
Editor Star: I fully agree with you
when you said the legislature should
be careful in enacting laws at the
coming session. As we have strength
and vision wq should have community
of purpose and action to meet the
conditions set before us lest they
j& slip away fromus. Two of the most
, vital conditions are money and labor.
' The national government is helping us
1 to help ourselves by appropriating
large sums of money to the states for
reads, conditioned that each state
raise equal-amounts as apportioned
to them, tomeet this' condition. I do
not think we need so many new laws,
but rather amending and abolishing
some of our present ones. My ex ex-.
. ex-. perience in county work has convinc convinced
ed convinced me that some of our revenue laws
are very bad. No honest man ob objects
jects objects to paying a reasonable tax, but
he does object to paying; taxes on a
fair valuation of his property, while
the dishonest man and the dodger in
ameasure goes free. Our present rev-
; enue system Tmakes this inequality
possible. We do not need higher taxes,
but equality, in valuations. We need
a system that would work out a 100
per cerft valuation and a proportion proportionate
ate proportionate reduction in millage. I make the
assertion that enough taxpayers could
refuse to pay their taxes to stop the
wheels of state and county govern government.
ment. government. Have we men who. do not pay
, a tax and still remain in possession
of their property? Yes, there are
cases of this kind. Oh, you say,- sell
his property. That has" been done.
Tax certificates stand against it; he
stays in possession and bids' defiance
to the law. Can it be remedied ? Yes,
and I favor 'doing it by, amending the
law to the extent of sellfng enough
, of his property to pay his taxes the
sheriff putting the purchaser in pos possession
session possession and the state making-him a
deed, thus eliminating tax certificates.
I favor laws that would "equalize and
standardize values on property once
every two years. The labor problem
should have careful attention. Chang Changed
ed Changed conditions makes it necessary to
change the law to meet the conditions.
The fact that Congress has made
large appropriations to the states for
road purposes necessitates the statu
or counties raising an equal amount.
I note Georgia, Alabama, and the
,tjJJarolinas are strongly, advocating
'bonding the states to raise money to
meet the federal appropriation, and
build a system of state highways.
Tnls plan looks goodo me, Of course
we would have to amend the constitu-
. tion to issue bonds for road purposes.
I am strongly in favor of abolishing
the convict lease system. We need
and. must have these convicts to do
reasonable labor on the roads. ,1 must
add here that we must stamp our
. condemnation upon overwork or abuse
of these unfortunates.
I favor a. law compelling bonded of officers
ficers officers makings their bonds in reliable
security companies. V
v I favor memorializing Congress to
create a. national game preserve of a
portion of the national forest of thisi
county. In this, I believe, I will suc succeed.
ceed. succeed. I also favor a very strict game
law, one that the all the year hunter,
I am favorable to a constitutional!
convention and re-apportionment. Our
present constitution has 'been amend amended
ed amended till it is frazzled and yet does not
meet our needs. x
V I am not yet favorable to the bank
guarantee law as advocated by some.
However, may change my mind.
I believe there should be a consti consti-'
' consti-' tutional amendment submitted to the
people on woman's suffrage.
I believe we need other changes in
s the laws, but can't, mention them here.
J beg for co-operation, advice and
. suggestion from the people. I mean
tr give you the best in me.
Yours to serve,
- Norman A. Fort.
Remember you get quality service
at quantity price at the Ocala Iron
Works Garage. 12-ti
Counted Out the Plan of Bill Hohen Hohen-zollern
zollern Hohen-zollern to Take Refuge in
Washington, March 13. William
Hohenzollern two months before the
armistice Was signed planned to seek
asylum' in Sweden, but was prevented
from going to that country by the
Swedish government, diplomatic ad advices
vices advices made public today disclose.
PUTTING THE BLAME ON A DEAD
Berne, March 13 Charges that the
assassination of Archduke Francis
Ferdinand and his wife, the Duchess
of Hohenberg, at Sarejevo, was the
result of a deliberate plot led, by the
late Count Tisza, former Hungarian
premier, are made in a pamphlet writ written
ten written by a priest -who was thq spiritual
advisor of the duchess, according to a
Vienna dispatch to the Frankfort Ga Ga-zete.
zete. Ga-zete. The pamphlet is said to have
made a profound impression in Aus Austria.
tria. Austria. FRANK CARLISLE'S
OPINION OF FRANCE
Mrs. J. B. Carlisle has received the
following letter from her son, Frank,
who left here with Company A, and
i3 now helping to hold down a small
corner of France:
' Flavigny, France, Feb. 6.
My dearest Mother: Your long look looked
ed looked for letters 'received yesterday.
They are the first messages I've had
from home since I've been over here.
You ask about the weather conditions
herei When we first came the weather
was awful; it rained all the time, but
it is better now. Altho there has
been for three weeks several inches
of snow on the ground, it really is not
I am feeling fine. I was sick in
bed one day and a French girl was
very kind and attentive and brought
my meals up to me.
The French people are very good
and, appreciative, but in many ways,
I am sorry to say, take Advantage of
the Americans; charge them two
prices for everything, and they have
stopped our big trucks from running
because they say Jthey are wearing
their roads out. I am writing this
letter in the house of a good old
French lady. She lived in the United
States thirty years ago and I enjoy
talking with her.
You express the wish that I might
return "heart whole and fancy free."
I see many pretty girls here, but you
need not worry, mother dear, about
mc losing my heart over .here, for al although
though although I am many miles away my
heart is still in the dear old U. S. A.
Give niy love to all at home and to
my friends and tell them I would be
glad to know that I am remembered
by them. Remember me to Mr. Ben Benjamin
jamin Benjamin and Mr. Leaverigood at the Star
office. I am with a company of New
Jersey boys who did good .fighting at
the front, good men all of them. .With
love to all.
. Your devoted son, Frank.
"A THRILLING EXPERIENCE"
A large congregation heard Rev.
Maurice Ruben at the Methodist
church last night tell his remarkable
story of conversion. It was a nar narrative
rative narrative of surpassing interest, intense
in its pathos, human, trial and
triumph. Those who heard him last
night will not fail to hear the sequel
tonight and hear him tell how he be believes,
lieves, believes, the Lord prepared him through
trial for the work he and his -wife
have been doing for the last twenty
years". The subject of the address to tonight
night tonight is- "A Happy Reunion, or the
Victory of .Faith," which will- be deliv delivered
ered delivered at the Methodist church at 8 p.
m. An offering was taken tlast night
for the New Covenant Mission. Mrs.
Ruben spoke briefly and Revs. Hardin,
Wrighton and Herndon spoke briefly
also in commendation of the work
among the Jews.
Emeralda, March 12. The orange
trees are almost white with blossom.
This is sure fine weather to make
them hold the fruit. The June fruit
here is being packed this week.
Our farmers are all anxious to get
their crops in as soon as possible.
We are glad to hear that Mr. Ben
Vaughn brought home last week his
wife, nee Miss Almaf Fort. We wel welcome
come welcome this young couple to our com community
munity community and wish them both long and
Mr. Frank Vaughn of Leesburg is
here looking at his orange grove,
which he has left in charge of his
nephew, Mr. Ben Vaughn for this
year. -, ""
-IJse the unclassified ads. It pays.
ALLY OF HUtiS It!
Upstart Republic of Chile Declares
League of Nations Unfavorable
to Its Interests
Washington. March 13. The state
department was advised today that
Alejandro Alvarez, legal adviser to
the Chilean department of foreign af affairs,
fairs, affairs, had published a statement de
claring! the league of nations, would
te unfavorable to Chilean interests.
LITTLE ARTHUR SEEKS
V THE LIMELIGHT
Jack Johnson Declares Fight With
Willard at Havana was a
Havana, March 13.Jack Johnson,
in a signed statement given the As Associated
sociated Associated Press last night, declared
that his fight with Jess Willard here
four years ago wras a prearranged
affair and he allowed Willard to win.
In addition to $30,000, the entire
rights to the moving picture films in
Europe and one-third of the proceeds
from their exhibition in the United
State sand Canada were mentioned by
Johnson's manager now wants a
fight with Willard, Dempsey or Ful Fulton.
ton. Fulton. He declares that Johnson will
claim the world's -championship un unless
less unless Willard fights him within a reas reasonable
onable reasonable time.
WILLARD THINKS HE HAS SOME
Lawrence, Kans., March 13. When
shown the statement in which Johnson
claimed the championship bout with
Willard four years ago was pre prearranged,
arranged, prearranged, Willard today said: "John "Johnson
son "Johnson simply needs money and is trying
to put over another match." Willard
said he refused to dignify the state statement
ment statement with a denial.
BOARD OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION
Ocala,' Fla., March 3, 1919.
The board met with alUjnembers
present and acting as follows: W. L.
Colbert, chairman, and C. R. Veal and
A. J. Stephens, members, and Supt.
J. H. Brinson, secretary.
..Mr. J, S. Martin, trustee, and Ollie
Fort,, patron, of the Moss Bluff school
called and discussed with the board
the matter of salary for their teacher.
It was agreed to pay $7.50 from
county funds and $7.50 from district
funds, thus making a salary of $75
per month, this to be in effect as Jong
as the average attendance was main maintained
tained maintained as high as 75. per cent of the
enrollment. In case of going lower
than 75 per cent the salary would re revert
vert revert to $65 per month. i
Mr. E. W. W. Jordan, trustee of the
Pine Levels school, .called and asked
that the order of their school be in investigated
vestigated investigated and it was agreed to hold
a meeting of the trustees and patrons
with the superintendent and try to ad adjust
just adjust matters.
Mr. H. H. Harrell, trustee of the
Shiloh school, called and requested a
raise in salary for their teacher and
it was agreed to pay $5 per month
more from district funds thus making
a salary of $85 per month.
The superintendent presented the
matter of the agreement at last meet meeting
ing meeting in regard to the salaries of school
principals in case of lost time as
there had been some protests made to
him in the matter. The matter was
discussed and it was agreed not to
rescind or change the action at the
The board adjourned for noon.
Tuesday Afternoon Session
The board met with all members
present and acting.
Mr. W. J. Crosby, one of the Citra
trustees, called and with Mr. John
Hewitt made a request to buy the old
Andalusia school house for $45 and
it was agreed to sell this house to Mr.
Hewitt and the money was paid and
lie was receipted for it and given au au-thprity
thprity au-thprity to remove the building from
Mr. G. W. Neville, one of the trus trustees
tees trustees of the Dunnellon school, called
and made request that the teachers of
the high school department of the
Dunnellon school be paid from county
funds for the entire term. It was
agreed to include in the budget for
next year an amount to pay the teach teachers
ers teachers of the high school department ox
the Dunnellon school for the entire
He also requested that Another
teacher be granted owing to the in increased
creased increased attendance and a letter from
the principal was presented to the
same effect, but this request was re refused.
fused. refused. A request from the teachers of the
Hard Rock school, colored, for their
salaries to be raised was presented
EXPECTED TO LAUD
If His Ship Kept Up Its Schedule
Speed, President Wilson is
On Board the George Washington,
Wednesday, 7 p. m. (Wireless to the
Associated Press) The president ex expects
pects expects to arrive at Brest at 8:30 Thurs Thursday
day Thursday evening. He will board a special
train immediately and probably will
arrive in Paris at 9 o'clock Friday
A WARM WELCOME
Brest, March 13. Col. E. M. House
and Jules Jusserand, French ambas ambassador
sador ambassador to .the United States, have ai ai-rived
rived ai-rived at Brest to greet President Wil Wilson.
son. Wilson. In preparation for the presi presidents'
dents' presidents' .arrival the city is gaily dec decorated.
orated. decorated. GERMANY'S DELEGATES
Weimar, March 13. By the Asso Associated
ciated Associated Press.) German delegates to
the peace conference will be Count
Von Brockdqrff Rantzau, foreign min minister
ister minister Dr. Edward David, majority so socialist
cialist socialist and first president of the na national
tional national assembly; Dr. Adolph War Warburg;
burg; Warburg; Dr. Adolph Muller, minister to
Switzerland; Professor Walther M.
Scheucking of Marburg University,
and HerrGeisberg, minister of posts
and telegraphs in the Prussian min ministry.
HOW MUCH AIR THE HUNS MAY
Faris, March 13. The supreme
couneilwill meet Friday, according to
an official communique issued yester yesterday.
day. yesterday. The council discussed the aerial
terms to be imposed on Germany at
yesterday's meeting, and adopted ar articles
ticles articles drafted by military experts.
SHOOT IT OUT OVER THE Se)a
Paris, March 13. The Paris police
has taken a .hand in the proposed
aerial dued between Leon Vaudecrane
and Robert Schreeber, former army
aviators. The police declare duelling
is forbidden and the people below
v ould be endangered. It has been
suggested that the aviators might
hold the duel over the sea.
and the superintendent reported that
in all cases except one there had been
raises and the matter was left with
him to adjust.
A letter was presented from Mrs.
Jarae Green at Boardman in which
she' requested that some school accom accommodation
modation accommodation be furnished some of the
people living there and the superin superintendent
tendent superintendent reported that he had written
her fully of the Jaw in the matter and
there was no way open to help them.
A request was presented from the
trustees of the Buck Pond district to
pay Mr. N. A. Priest $5 per month
from district funds, making him a
salary of $50 per month, which was
ordered to be done.
Notice was presented from thti
state superintendent that the annual
conference of the county superintend superintendents,
ents, superintendents, board members, high school
principals, and other school officers
would be held at Tallahassee March
18, 19 and 20 and it was agreed that
the board would defray' the expenses
of such members as would attend.
The board adjourned for the day.
Wednesday Morning Session
The board met with all present and
The bills of the month that had
been presented were ordered paid as
pei statement filed with the clerk of
teh cqurt and posted on the bulletin
The teachers reports for the month
were presented and accounts ordered
The depository reports were pre presented
sented presented with the paid warrants and
checked over and found to be appar apparently
ently apparently correct.
It was seen that in order to meet
the pay roll it Would be necessary to
borrow $5000 for 90 days and it" was
agreed that the chairman and secre secretary
tary secretary be authorized to borrow this
amount of the Ocala National Bank
and to make such other 'arrange 'arrangements
ments 'arrangements as may be found necessary
during the recess of thje board.
Mr. J. K. Christian, one of the trus trustees
tees trustees of the Mcintosh school, called and
reported that their principal had giv given
en given them notice of her resignation to
take effect at an early date and they
requested that Mr. Montgomery be
allowed to substitute until the place
could be permanently filled which was
No further business-appearing, the
board adjourned to meet in regular
session on Tuesday, April 8, 1919.
J. H. Brinson, Secretary.
If you feel your bones aching get a
box of Rexal Cold Tablets at Ceng's
Drug Store. It may prevent your
having "flu." tf
Practicing the. Tactics They Learned
in Conquered Countries on
their Own People
London, March -13. A Copenhagen
dispatch says the nature of the fight fighting
ing fighting between government troops and
Spartacan bands in the suburbs of
Berlin seems to indicate that local
Spartacan groups were "formed with
no, other purpose than to plunder the
city." An Amsterdam dispatch says
that one Spartacan captured had in
his possession jewelry valued at near nearly
ly nearly one million marks. He was ex executed.
ecuted. executed. STEAL BETTER THAN SHOOT
Eerliri, Wednesday, March 12. (By
the Associated Pres.) The Sparta-
car.:? under pressure of government
troops are using artillery and mine
throwing. They abandoned ther posi positions
tions positions in Lichtenburg this morning.
The government forces took many many-priscners,
priscners, many-priscners, 'a larje number of whom
were executed summarily.
Copenhagen, March 13. German
government troops after lively fight fighting
ing fighting succeeded in driving the Sparta Sparta-cans
cans Sparta-cans out of the east end of Berjin, ac according
cording according to a Berlin dispatch filed
T)ak Vale, March 12. Mrs. M. A.
Clancy, who has had grippe for three
weeks, is yet quite sick.
Mr. E. S. Tyner and family spent
Saturday night and Sunday at the
Mr. Lawton Priest and daughters
of Morriston, came over Sunday, tak taking
ing taking Mrs. Priest home with them. She
had been nursing her mother, Mrs.
Clancy for ten days.
Melvin Boyer and : Percy Larson
were Sunday guests of Mr. and Mrs.
H. A. Larson of Raleigh.
Mr. C. W. Boyer and son, Malcolm
went out to Williston Monday night
to hear a talk .from a man from
Dothan, Ala., who is trying to" start
the pickle industry in Williston.
Dr. J. M. Willis was called Sunday
to see Melba Huggins, who had been
taken suddenly sick-with spasms.
Our school is progressing nicely
under the management of Miss L.
Robertson, and Lhe children are eager
to go, .rain or shine.
Mr. John Pasley and family of the
Fiemmgton section, were pelasant
callers last Sunday.
Mr. John Robinson and Mr. Ranard
of Archer wore callers at R. H. Red Red-d;ck's
d;ck's Red-d;ck's Sunday afternoon.
Henry Anderson Jr., U. S. N is
still "at Newport, R. I., working in the
government power house.
MrM. A. Clancy received a letter
today from his son, Michael at Brest,
France. He was feeling in better
spirits than when he last wrote, as he
had just received six letters from
home, delayed six months.
Dr. Porter Fleming of Enterprise,
Ala., a relative of Mrs. W. B. Jus Justice,
tice, Justice, gave them quite a surprise Sat Saturday
urday Saturday by coming to spend the week
Mrs. A. Rozier of High Springs,
came down Saturday to be with her
mother, Mrs. Clancy. Mrs. R. receiv received
ed received word from her husband Monday
that he was obliged to go to Way Way-cross
cross Way-cross for a minoroperation, which
developed since Mrs. R. lest home.
You will read the legislative news
published in this newspaper during
April and May, but for the most com complete
plete complete report published read the Flor Florida
ida Florida Times-Union. Send $1 today to
the Times-Union for a" subscription
to the daily and Sunday Times-Union
from March 20th to June 5th. 12-8 1
A cheerful bunch of our Knights of
Pythias went to Dunnellon last night
and helped the local Knights promote
six pages to the rank of esquire. The
Dunnellon Knights treated their vis visitors
itors visitors with great hospitality, setting
them down to a spread of oysters in
all styles and great abundance.
Among those who went from Ocala
were W. W. Stripling, Walter and
Lee Priest, W. M. Parker, Tom Proc Proctor,
tor, Proctor, T. D.- Lancaster Jr., Jake Brown
(couldn't get along without Jake) J.
A. Smith, Joe Potter. C. B. Howell, S.
C. M. Thomas and A. G. Moree.
The war is over and we are now
using no substitutes in our famous
Butternut bread. Carter's Bakery, tf
You don't have to telephone to find
out when your prescription will be
delivered. We fill them as the doctor
writes them and send them cut pronit pronit-ly.
ly. pronit-ly. Gerigs Drug Store. tf
Russian Soviets Think They are Per Perfecting
fecting Perfecting a Plan for an Uni-
, serval Revolution
London, March 13. The. Russian
soviet government with the view of
promting a plan for a world wide
communists' resolution has appointed
a new minister to be known as the
"international corrmissary," accord according
ing according to a Helsingfots dispatch quoting
OPEN DAY AT
THE W03LVN'S CLUB
As usual, the open day at the Wom Woman's
an's Woman's Club proved a pleasure to all who
attended, both out of town visitors
and members of the club. During the
afternoon games were indulged in,
wnile the music furnished by Mrs.
Lester Lucas and Mrs. H. M. Hamp Hampton
ton Hampton was thoroughly enjoyed by all. It
will be remembered that in the first
part of December the Woman's Na National
tional National Congress conveend in Jackson Jacksonville
ville Jacksonville and subsequently a trip was
made through the state. The mem members
bers members of the Farmers National Con Con-giess
giess Con-giess and the woman's congrtss stop stopped
ped stopped at places along the route, among
them being Ocala and Silver Springs.
In this party who made the tour of
Florida was Mrs. Fannie W. Kiuck of
Clarksville, la., president of the Wom Woman's.
an's. Woman's. National Congress. After her
trip south, Mrs. Kiuck wrote a most
interesting paper of her trip, which
was sent to Kansas City at a conven convention
tion convention there. She knew how much these
good ladies of the hospitality 'commit 'committee
tee 'committee cared about the good repute of
Florida so to them she sent a copy
of "her paper. Yesterday afternoon at
the club portions of this paper were
read by Miss Mabel Meffert, the parts
that were of most interest to Ocalans.
Among other interesting things, told,
Mrs. Kiuck says: "At the Florida
State Fair in Jacksonville the poultry
show was the finest I had ever seen,
which is saying a great deal, for I at
tend the Iowa, Illinois, Minnesota,
Kansas and Wisconsin fairs. The
fruit exhibit was simply great, the
strange hybrids and improved varie varieties
ties varieties being a source of wonder and ad admiration
miration admiration to everybody." The delight delightful
ful delightful impression that this trip through
Florida made upon these people from
all over the country i3 delightfully
summed up in the closing paragraph
of the paper: "Nearly all of the mem members
bers members of the party have plans for re returning
turning returning to make a home in Florida.
Some plan only a winter sojourn,
while others dream cf various things:
citrus fruit groves, sugar plantations
in the 'glades, pecan groves, ranches
stocked with thoroughbred stock, a
hotel at Silver Springs and on down
to just a place to sit and fish.' My
own dream is to have art experimental
farm where I can raise a little of eve everything
rything everything and find enjoyment in cross crossing
ing crossing and hybridizing to develop new
varieties, to get acquainted with the
tropical .plants and make my home
one vast botanical garden. I sent
home many samples of soil, shells,
nuts, fruit, grains, grasses and other
curios from Florida. It is a pleasure
to show them to my friends and tall
them al labout my trip. Per haps I
talk toa much abount it for some say
'she's dippy on Florida Sometime
when Use blizzards are raging I sing
a song 1 have arranged as a tribute to
the 'Land of Flowers.'
-A Song of Florida
"(Tune: 'Maryland, My Maryland')
"You ask what land I think the best,
Florida; 'tis Florida I
The fairest state in east or west,
Florida, O, Florida!
From yonder gulf -washed wester shore
To where Atlanta's waters gleam,
O, fair it is as poet's dream
. Florida, 6 Florida!
"Where wondrous lake and springs
Florida, O Florida 1
With golden apples all around,
Florida, O Florida!
Some day, some blessed day I know
111 leave this land of ice and snow
And go where limes and guavas grow,
Florida, O Florida!
O wondrous land whose summer skies
' Florida, O Florida!
Are nothing less than paradise,'
Florida, O Florida!
No happier fate could e'er. be mine,
Than live beneath thy palm and vine,
My cup 111 quaff to thee and thine,
Florida, O Florida!"
Mrs, Kuick says her home people
call her a traitor to her state to sing a
song like this and- she hopes that
Florida people will'adopt her that she
may have a refuge in case they drive
her from Iowa. She is pleasantly re remembered
membered remembered and the people could do no
beter than to welcome her whenever
she may return.
Mr. Automobile Owner, look at thi3:
Carbon burned out of four cylinders
for $3; six cylinders, $4, at the Ocala
Iron Works Garage. 13-tf
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work it. If the state can operate it
with the convicts unable to do the
hardest work, and break even, it had
better do so than sacrifice the im improvements
provements improvements made. Let Mr. Blitch have
a fair chance to work the experiment
cut in full. If he fails to make the
farm pay expenses, then will be time
to talk about reducing it or giving it
from being insulted in their own coun country.'
try.' country.' Let people who want to hear
German opera go to Germany.
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time 25c ; three times 50c. ; six times
75c; one month 3. Payable in advance.
Legal advertisements at legal rates.
Electros must be mounted, or charge
will be made for mounting.
A LINE OFF EVERY DAY
Two days to .pay income tax.
One day to pay income tax.
Your income tax return if t isn't m
Saturday's mail, "',
You pay a thousand-dollar fine or
spend a year in jail. ; :
Board of trade meets this evening.
Be on hand and help work out the pro progress
gress progress of your town
William Jawsmith ; Bryan an announces
nounces announces that b,e favors the league of
nations, but perhaps the league will
be able to overcome' this handicap.
George Creel, just returned -from
Europe, announces that he has resign resigned
ed resigned from the committee of public in information.
formation. information. Somehow, Sir. Creel has
got himself disliked by the newspaper
" profession. V
If the lives of humanity were right right-.
. right-. ly ordered, all men would be hand handsome
some handsome and all women beautiful. Ugli Ugliness
ness Ugliness is the unavoidable result of sin sin-and
and sin-and neglect, and it is generally visit visited
ed visited on those who are the least respon responsible
sible responsible for it,
Marion county, by resolution of its
commissioners, backed up by a large
majority of its citizens joins the pro progressive
gressive progressive and humane people of the
state in requiring the legislature to
4 abolish the convict lease., system and
to use the labor -of the state's prison prisoners
ers prisoners on, public works.,
. x ' -.. A : ;.
1 In another column, our younger
representative gifes his opinions on
the measures that should come before
the legislature at its impending ses
sion. Mr. Fort's ideas, in our opinion,
are sound and reasonable, and we
have no doubt that he will do his best
to carry them into effect.
We will advise the Tampa Tribun
to accept Sim Blitch's invitation and
send a competent man to look over the
state farm at Raiford. It did not
seem to us to be too large. Beside,
if the farm is cut down to a few hun
dred acre's, what is going to become
of the land ? We don't believe any
body would buy it from the state, or
that anvthing but the state could
We nad quite a pleasant experience
the other afternoon. Mr. and Mrs....
C. ChambJiss came by m their car
and took us out for a view of the big
Chambliss & Company's farm south
of town. It is good fun to ride over
smooth roads in a comfortable car,
but sometimes its better to leave the
beaten track and go where 'you can
see things that are out of sight from
the highway, wnat maae tn;s trip in interesting
teresting interesting to us was that it was all on
ground that we had walked and hunt
ed over a quarter of a century ago.
Some of itwas old field then, some
blackjack scrub, some pinywoods,
some of it. swamps only a little in
cultivation, and that in a most slov-!
enly manner; and all the stock in
Sight was tick-tortured cattle and
razorback hogs. Now there are broad,
veil-cultivated fields and pastures,
which were thickly dotted with blood
ed cattle and hogs. On one place
where once grew nothing but black blackjack
jack blackjack and wiregrass the young, oats
were so thick that the ground couldn t
be seen thru the green carpet. Hope Hopeless
less Hopeless old fields, where white sand once
sprouted only sandspurs, had changed
to dark-brown soil which the plows
had laid off in deep, regular furrows.
A big swamp had been reclaimed into
a well-cultivated field, on which the
corn two years ago "grew fifteen feet
high, so thick that a man had hard
work to push thru the rows, and
which is being prepared for another
bumper torn crop this year. Around
this big farm lie others also reclaimed
from r semi-wilderness. The land cov covered
ered covered by this bunch of farms is typical
of our county. There is hardly a
square mile in Marion that cultivation
will not bring out in the same manner,
and it is no exaggeration to say that
the county could easily support a hun
dred thousand people and vship vast
supplies to other localities.
The Allied nations are deliberating!
about the punishment of William Ho-j
henzollern. There is no punishment
that the mind of man can devise, or
hi? hand execute, that can fit tht
enrr.e of him who was the kaiser. Yet
he is not altogether without punish
ment. It is not likely that he has a
conscience if he had, it would have
killed him ere now. But as he crouches
In his place of refuge, the unwelcome
guest of an unfriendly nation,
realizes the terrific failure of his am ambition
bition ambition and compares his present
squalid condition with his imperial
magnificence of a few years ago, it is
more than probable that his mental
torture is something1 like that so viv vividly
idly vividly portrayed by Milton of Lucifer
when he fell from heaven. No crippled
survivor of the war need envy the
WAR ROAD BUILDING POLICY
Communication to Highway Offi Officials,
cials, Officials, Secretary Houston Out Outlines'
lines' Outlines' Government Plan.
Secretary Houston of' the depart department
ment department of agriculture in a communica communication
tion communication to the American Association of
State Highway Officials has set forth
squarely the policy which he thinks
should be followed In highway con-
kaiser today, as he looks out on the! stnjction during the war. Secretary
world that he tried to conquer, but I Houston says :
instead drove him into exile; and! "So far as it Is practicable to do so.
whatever his contemporaries may do this department will urge the mainten
vith his obnoxious. carcass we may be ance of the highways already, con
sure that of all men whom history re- structed; the construction and com
cords he will have the blackest and pletion of those highways which are
most hideous memory. I vitally important because of their bear
ing upon the war situation or for the
. a m . a.
CIFTFn WOMAN I movement oi commodities ; tne post
ponement or an nlgnway construction
Hip announcement of the death of relatively less essential or not based
Amelia E. Barr, an authoress of note, important military or economic
in Tuesday's Star, brought vividly to nee3s- The department is preparing
mind a visit by the writer to Mrs. to 6get to the state highway depart-
Barr in the fall of 1916 when in New atuuu ""
York wth her friend, Mrs. H. C. of work for the federal Aid projects for
Groves. Mrs. Barr was living about 19J8 ln1In,e witl C7''
two miles away at Richmond Hill, L. In frying out the policy thus in-
r nnH .hmnpH to visit her and im- nounced there has been sent out by
OW FLrIDA PEOPLE
mediately put our plans into action.
the office of public roads of the.de-
Taking a car we soon arrived at her i'"'- 7
, T i nrnnw I on which the states are requested to
home, a very large, roomy, comfort- V. .
able cottasre. like many others on the "V" "T" "t0.
same street. My ring at he door
bell was answered by an Irish maid,
who to our inquiries if Mrs. Barr was
- A traveler coming in on No. 9 last
night, and paying an auto driver 50
cents fare between the union station
and the Ocala House, said it was high highway
way highway robbery.. t Itwas indeed a heavy
charge and no stranger could be
blamed for thinking it unreasonable.
However, the driver of the car had
driven his big auto down to the sta-
ion, waited a while and returned
with only one passenger. He made
no money on the transaction and if
he had charged less he would have
lost. The matter of transportation
between the union station and tht
business center is an exasperating
one, and makes trouble for every
body. The council should pass an
ordinance to the effect that autoes
for hire that meet;the trains should
carry a sign announcing their rates in
plain sight, so that a man taking a
car for a short ride would not be an
gered to find himself paying what he
believes is an extortionate charge.
Fifty cents from the station to the
httels is too much", but under present'
conditions we don't believe an auto
driver can meet the night trains for
less. ; '':
I M "THE UE"VtERS
NOVi GET rROrA OUR
OONS. NMEVe. GUD TO PRANf
'ErA. JEST SO VNE OOMT GvT :
TOO rAAMN FROW fNS OME
R.SOM. EVjeaNOON S
SUaE 'PROUO OF OUR. OHS
AND GUO TO VAEJXR FR.ONV
at home and would receive us, immed
iately said yes, and invited us into
the living room. In a lew moments
work for the 1918 working season.
These schedules call for a description
of each road, the character, quantity
and rail haul of the materials to be
used, the probable cost, the amount of
federal funds desired, the specific pur-
i telegraphic stories sent by a cornpe-
REAL THE KEYSPAPERS the ;e&slon of the Florida Legislature
That there is Southern peo-j three regular staff correspondents for
le any such tneral prevalence of il-l the Times-Union -will be located In
Tfieracy as souietimes is alleged to Tallahassee. They will supply the
li-st Is- romrletely disproved by the Times-Union with from ten to fifteen
aatistirs of daily newspaper circula--columns of Legislature proceedings.
Hon. I The reports cover not only the actual
In the ten states south or Wash-' happenings of the day but equally
!i?t.n ard e?st of the Mississippi i Important "underground" workings
rivr-r IncludiT g I.o '.:iana with a, of the Capital city.
combined poi alatioa pt 21.246.S24. Klitorial Tage and Departments,
liier are 2Z0 English dallies with a. The editorial of the Florida
ott' net paid circulation of 2,382,403 1 TimesiUnion are read by a large
pri.i.fVaHy ose copy to every nine! proportion or its subscribers and
eople. : copied widely by the press of the
If there -.erc no duplication of j country. Neither excessively con con-circulation
circulation con-circulation there would be a daily, servative nor unduly radical, they
newspaper for every second family in! reflect the sober thought of the peo'
these ten states. Making liberal al-'pie.
lowance for the ones which read twoj On the editorial page are carried
or more dailies. It Is safe to say that, several departments, made up of
at least one daily newspaper goes readable matter In short paragraphs
regularly into every third Southern r.l; h hae done much to give the
home. ; Times-Union its great popularity and
Florida's percentage r dnH7 nt-s- that always are boosting the best in in-paper
paper in-paper circulation in proportion to terests of the South,
population Is even greater. Her onei Llterary aml society Feature.
million people subscf.be for lou.0001. No newspaper in the Soutn has a
copies. Thi? gives one copy to ap-; beU(?r Dalanced soiection of literary
proximately every seven People.;matter than th(. Times-Union. The
Again making a generous allowance QOSt interesting articles. the best
for homes in which more than comic and a host of other special
paper is taken it is evident that i to.f are v propor-
out of every nve families In da on tQ tfcpJ. p.
are regularly visited by daily nes-: Society, news is covered fully, sev sev-papers.
papers. sev-papers. : eral tcs.P3 daily being devoted to it.
Why the People lefu tfw FItrMa The foi lal events of Jacksonville, or
TimeH-L'niiin. .' .Florida and of the South are re-
Intelligent people, like those of ported, for the Times-Union in con con-F
F con-F lorlda do not subscribe for and read else but complete stories, as are club
a newspaper Just because they may and other activities,
like the pub'.her or the editors or : wat Consl(llt the TimeUnIon-H
for the reason that it-is printed in. Sunrenirj
legible type, or on account of the fact; Tfae plorida Ti::i.s-Unlon now ha
that it usta a good grade or paper or circulation in excess of
for any other such trivial reasons. Q 00( 5
On the contrary they dcniand serv-j- more thaQ 4. mt of
ce of the newspapers they read res-; fh t , circulatIon of al, xhe morn.
ularly service in- the : ,Sufa ing newspapers printed in Florida,
quality of the news it furnishes sery-. o J, fha half th,. combin(,,
ice in the form and "f"'1?' circulation rf all the aftrraoon news
editorials, service in .the "nird i papers puM'shed in the s',te.
special features that it carries sen- suday Times-Union rircu-
ICt? ili Hit; I ii i 1 RvL i to auu
I rAOA a ia ImrtiiAtrAmAnf I f- a haertnfr
Mrs. Barr appeared and as I rose to .v,. a.
greet her she motioned me V beSeat- .n,tmi,i, ioia n,
ed and as with, outstretched hands
she gave a cordial greeting I found
mvself looking into the face of a
feet .a delay of the workuntll 1919 or
later would have. With the Informa Information
tion Information thus assembled and classified, an
efficient, road construction program is
lt,h rosy cheeks' dark hf lr assured. While it is impossible to make
i;nd bright, keen eyes; a woman a lit
tic under medium height, but with an
eret and stately carriage, giving one
the 'impression of a much taller per person
son person and reminding me very much of
the same type as the late Queen Vic Victoria.
toria. Victoria. I announced that I was from
Plorida and knew her daughter. Mrs.
Kirk Monroe of CocoanUt Grove, and
any definite statement regarding the
transportation! of road materials, the
expectations are that the transporta transportation
tion transportation situation will be improved and
that the shipment of such materials for
essential projects can be made.
Road construction' and maintenance
In the United States Involve an annual
expenditure of some $H(W,000.000, and
Utot nx-or "7 fOA rrn? rf nrh fa-
cial information that it gives .service. re than 4 r per c. of the
ln,elT.KPagea?fl LVvirto thl neo edition of all Florida' Sund.ny capers.
Only through its service to the peo-, Times-Union dailv has
nle and the interests oi me siaie,,. ,..Z
there has been ga ined b Hoda t n mornlnf; newspapers of
Tim.rUnion he crcujat and on Sunday nore than 45
acy n nuw --- -- : per cent of that of all the papers of
for years.. Solely b Jhl&Uthe Uxto. it advertising rate In hut
confidence which its reader, i ha e in rates of.the
the nin ,l0Y.; morning and Sunday newspapers,
rorrcsponding supremacy in the o wonderful supremacy in
ame and excellence of its advertising little wonder
Says the Clearwater Sun: "Brother
Catts says 2,000,000 laborers are
needed in Florida with a population of
about 1,000,000 souls in the state.
Let's see: 2,000,000 laborers would
mean 2,000,000 heads of families and
with five in the family that would
give Florida 10,000,000 people to sup
port. Those of us who want ten lusty
people to' support wilL please speak
out. As ustfal h is making Florida
look foolish to the world at large dur during
ing during his stay : in Washington at the
nlayor's and governor's conclave."
Eugene P. Thomas, formerly of
Atlanta, now president of the United
States Steel Products Company, has
been given the Cross of the Legion of
Honor by the French government, for
distinguished services to France and
the other Allied nations. Mr. Thomas
is a cousin of Mrs. F. E. Wetherbee
expended. It Is not uncommon to
MICKY IS THE STAR'S DEVIL
Dispatch from Rome says the pope
favors allowing Germany to join the
league of nations. We think it will be
a good idea to let the Germans in
after they have shown themselves re
nentant for their wickedness and
atoned as far as they can for the
harm they have done, but not before.
The suggestion that T. D. Lancas
ter Jr. be a candidate' for county
clerk sseems to please many people.
"T D." is energetic, efficient and has
no "entangling alliances." If he con
sents to be a candidate it will take a
mighty popular man to defeat him.
It is evident that the Germans and
Bolsheviki will do all they can to over overwhelm
whelm overwhelm ; Poland. The Allies were too
late to save Serbia, too" late to save
Rumania end too late to save Russia.
Looks : like .they will pursue a similar
policy toward Poland, v
Mayor Hylan prevented the presen presentation
tation presentation of a German opera ;in New
York city, but he did not do it until
all the soldiers and sailors in and
around Manhattan were giving indis indisputable
putable indisputable evidence that there was go going
ing going to be serious trouble if the per performance
formance performance was. given. It seems to the
Star that there should be enough
patriotism and energy among the
stay-at-homes to prevent our sons
that I had coihe to pay my respects thpr4 mm-tv KfrHnn of the rotm
to her distinguished mother. Mrs. try tnat l3 not serlously affected by a
Barr said as was her custom she had marked disturbance In road work,
been writing since 7:30 in the morn- V
S Tlnhfheju1fSot ndn CONDEMN TYPE OF HIGHWAYS
thought that was Drettv crood or a I
woman 86 years of age, a stretch of I Layman Often Err In Passing Judg Judg-eight
eight Judg-eight or nine hours a day. She then rnent on Type When Poor Maln-
-ma. v ictm-v nf Viot- lifo Khol tenance Is to Blame
i i i i t i jr. iiio m. a. a w mj -
.rLT" T7vr ViJZLa r?;::: The following is taken from a papef
' u 1 a i u a- by B. H. Piepmeler, maintenance en-
in 18o3, when she opened boarding J departracnt, state of
i:cnooi m unicago wmcn was very
a subject upon
successful but as the climate did not whIch ev ,fl whQ USt?g tne
agre with her, she moved to Memphis, ghou,d lnform hiraself
then to Galveston and Austin, Texas, M different types of roads
where she lost her husband, Robert nave been condemned by the public
Barr, of yellow fever. She was mar- cJiefl 0Q accoiint of tne lack of prop.
ned at the age of nineteen. Finding ef malntenance. xhe proper type of
nersen aionewiin ner laimiy, Mie ue-may be s6lected by the engineer,
gan to write for a living. It was not but lf ne has no means of controlling
until sne was nit years oi age inai malntenance choice may be con-
her, first novel made its appearance. demned by average-layman.
She was a prolific writer, producing PubHc sentiment is molded largely
not only novels, but short stories, edl- b re!ralts are evident to the
tcriais ana. articles on various wpics eyef regardless of the money actually
lor newspapers ana magazines wnicn
appeared under different names. Eve Every
ry Every morning representatives and re
porters of the leading papers of New
York called to pay their respects and
to obtain her view.s on the questions
of the, day. When I mentioned that
my. husband had been an editor, she
placed her small white hand on mine
and said, "You belong with us.M She
was greatly interested in dress re reform,
form, reform, on which she had written many
articles. She mentioned her many
friends of Auld Lang Syne, among
whem were Henry Ward Beecher,
Theodore Tilt on, Robert Bonner, the
Harper Brothers and many of the
leading men of the present time. She
was a firm believer in dreams, hav having
ing having dreamed and prophesied the civil
war and also our present war with
Germany. She spoke of the German
people with feelings of bitterness, of
their arrogance, overbearing and
cruelty. She complimented Mrs.
Groves of her fine physique, saying
that she had not seen for many years I hear
such a healthy, fine-looking woman, roads are very expensive and unsat unsat-Mrs.
Mrs. unsat-Mrs. Barr's motto was 'that hard isfactory. He often passes Judgment
work was life's greatest blessing; upon a road and condemns It without
neither age nor infirmity should be any Investigation of its cost or how
permitted to interfere with as much economical and satisfactory It might
work as one's physical equipment per- lu if properly maintained,
mits." "For nearly sixty years I have The average road engineer Is con con-made
made con-made my living out of, my ink well fronted with the problem of educating
and in that time I have written 77 the public to an appreciation of the
books, with three more begun." As principles of economy In road Improve Improve-we
we Improve-we rose to go she followed us to the ment as much as, with technical mat mat-door
door mat-door and taking us both by the hand ters, such as the selection of a type of
she begged us to return. At the no- pavement and tho mothod of properly
tice of her death a wave of more than maintaining after construction
usual reeret Dassed throueh mv mind
and heart as I felt that I had lost al- Isolated "Clodhopper.
most a near and dear friend. Of the Isolated by. bad roads the farmer
many events of my life stored in mem- rely U a -clodhopper, and must
ory's hall, none stand out with more keep hopping fast and for long hours
pleasing recollection than my visit to r his income will be bxmed deep un-
Amelia Barr, noted novelist and nis iransporuitiun
n'ritnr Mrs C!. T.. Rirtintrpr.
-vJUr-tatkla hfimn tpn tlalrv rows
Ladies, we have another shipment rhnlr than hjch-
of those Roxbury Household Rubber I
Gloves, sizes 6 to 8, at fifty cents the I
pair. Gerig's Drug Store. tf
patronage. ; that the Times-Union is favored by
Foreign, State and IxchI News advertiser? local and foreign: In
The complete Associated Press : January. l'19. it carried a total of
service Is supplemented by that of 32.033 aate lines, an im rea!e over
the best of the other news gathering: last year of 71.760 lines,
organizations In giving the readers; ln the rame month the Tims Tims-of
of Tims-of the Florida Times-Union a daily' Union carried the business of 185
record of worth while events all over; national advertisers who used 17-",-tho
world. j 085 agate lines. During February,
State and local news is covered 1919. the Tiroes-Union carried 6 f 7
with equal thoroughness, the former 751 "agate line of paid advertising,
coming from a corps of live, wide-, showing a gain over last year. Dur Dur-awake,
awake, Dur-awake, special- correspondents In jng the same month the Times-Union
every Important city and town of! carried 213.500 lines of national ad ad-Florlda,
Florlda, ad-Florlda, and the latter gathered byjvertislng from 243 advertisers. No
a competent reportorlal force. other newspaper In the Southeast had
CoiirrcesionAl and Legislative News, such a volume or Dusmess during me
Good Road in Illinois. 1
the layman say that "certain
Use the unclassified ads. It pays.
Materia! for Good Butter.
Good butter can be made only from
good 'clean-flavored cream.
Recojmlzing the fact that the pro
ceedings of the national and state
law-making bodies are of special sig significance
nificance significance to the people of Florida, the
Tizaes-Unlon covers both in an ex
haustive way, giving daily complete
same period, cr carved so many firms
among foreign advertisers.
Dally and Sunday, by mail, postage
prepaid, one month, 85 cents; three
months. $2.25: six months, $4.50;
o-n year. u.uu.
reports.' The Associated Press serv-: ing rate, six cents an agate line, 84
lc from Washington la added to by cents an inch fiat.
E, Co JJdDKPAPJ S:' Oo
1 Funeral Directors and Emualmers
: .AUTO MEAESE SEHVUC-E
I We deliver caskets free anywhere in the county. I
I Calls promptly answered night or day. S
: wiLCUR c. snno salt n. pyles, jr.
: LICENSED ETwIBALTJEIlS. ;
I Day Phone 10 Nisht Phones 225 and 423 J
Consider the qualtity
Vhat you get when you
patronize the Star's.
Job Department, ar d
the price will be con considered
sidered considered moderate in
comparison with the
Star Publishing Company
- A merchant who advertises vlmmxTIt has eomethins of merit to cer his
customers, and you can depend a his merchaTvtiie beLnir Xresa. becaius he
ell it off. by advertlihis. be for It fir-wd mu his selves. Pcsdtr this.
OCALA EVENING STAR, THURSDAY, MARCH 13, 1919
Here is a List of
UUOll lHlllib IU tiAl j
' Jiisi in ''): j
Salt Ma?kexel, each ,20c j
5-lb. VniU 24-oz. Vancy Salt
Mackerel, pail ... $1.83
Gem Boneless Codfish in pound
bricks .... .......... . y. .35c
Holland Style Herring .......... .5c I
French Sandwich Puree '..
Burnham's Chirn Chowder
Japanese Oa! Meat. tin..
Dry Tack ShrimD. tin......
. . .15c
Tuna FisH, .white -lb. tin...... 28c
Tuna Fish, wh ite, M -lb. tin ...... 20c
K. S. Salmon Steak, -lb. tin. . .28c
It. S. Salmon Steak, 1-lb. tin. . .47c
Herring Roe ..... ... . ...... .20c
Shredded Codfish, glass . . .... 17c
Sorrento Cheese, pound. ...... .$1.10
Imported Roquefort, pound. ... .$1.80
Brick Cheese, pound. .......... ..60c
Pineapple Cheese,, each ...... .$1.25
Edam Cheese, each . . . . $2.00
Pimento CKee.se, jar .. ..... ....20c
Philadelphia Cream Cheese,
tinfoil ; . ..... . . .
r. Imported Swiss, per tin ...
McLaren's Imperial Cheese
. f. .65c
"We have other cheese. Ask about
Frankfurters in glass ... . .
- Finnan Haddie in glass........
Fresh Grated Horseradish, glass.
Preserved Ginger in glass.......
Crystalak Milk Powder: ...
Hires' Root Beer Extract. . . .'.
Hansin's Junket Tablets. ... .
Tournado Kitchen Bouquet......
. 1812 Apple Cider, per quart. '.
Sunbeam Apple Nectar, quart. .
" Domino Sugar Tablets 2 lb...
Domino Sugar Tablets, A lb.
Jack Frost 4X Pwd.. Sugdr. : .
Cube Sugar, bulk, lb............
N Y. Canary Brown Sugar. . .
Jordan Shelled Almonds........
Valencia Shelled Almonds
Salted Almonds, per jar. .......
Salted Pecan Meat, per jar . ". .
k halted Peanuts, per lb. . . . .
Nutja (Nut Jam) Dates, Nuts,,
etc for sandwiches, . . . .. I
Did you know tiiat this
store is brim full o! good
filings lo cat. The best in
L i eapot
been the open door to
good health for, thou
sands of people who
.didn't aream there was anything
wrong with their eyes.
. Dr. K. J. Weihe.
. With Weihe Co., Jewelers, Ocala, Fla.
DIRECT FROM OtJR FISHING
BOATS TO YOU!
Delicious fresh caught Dry
Salt Fish Hirect to the consumer
by prepaid parcel post or express
15 lbs. for $2.00
Special price cn barrel lots
The Lenten Season coming,
Fish will be scarce, order now
before prices advance,
TOE ST. GEORGE CO. INC.
St. George on .the Gulf
?3!TW" I V I mm
healthful, eco economical
nomical economical and
ONE GALLON OF
and one gallon of -Pure Raw Linseed
Oil make two gallons of the best and
most durable Pure Linseed OiF House
. Paint obtainable at a cost of from
$1.15 to $1.45 per gallon according to
the price of Pure Linseed Oil in your
; Get one of our 2-4-1 ( color cards,
which explains the quantity- of Paint
you will need.
For Sale' by
THE MARION HARDWARE CO.,
' Cry) VvTI
If you have any. society items,
please phone One-Two-One (121).
1 -ii m ii f
Mr. Welsh Dewey returned home
from Jacksonville last night where He
went Tuesday on business matters.
Mrs. H. G. Dunn who has been vis visiting
iting visiting her .son, Mr. M. N. Dunn and
family, has returned to her home in
Mrs. Tobe brown and son. Edward,
left yesterday afternoon for Akron,
Ohio, where with Mr. Brown they will
make their future home.
Mrs. Charles Fox of St. PetersTmrfe
arrived in Ocala yesterday afternoon
for a few days' visit with her parents,
Mr, and Mrs. Frank Drake.
Mr. James Camp of Franklin, Va.,
who is visiting Mr. and Mrs. Clarence
Camp, expects to go to White Springs
Monday for a visit with his brother,
Dr. Camp cf that place. 1
Mr. N. A. Davis, who is spending
some time with his -sisters Mrs.
Charles Tydings and Miss Annie Da Davis,
vis, Davis, accompanied by Mr. Stiles Mc Mc-Dougald
Dougald Mc-Dougald is at Crystal River, enjoying
a few days fishing.
W. E. Lane, M. Q.t Physician and
Surgeon, specialist Eye, Ear, Nose and
Throat. Law Library, Bqilding, Ocal?,
Florida. ? v tf
. Mrs. H. C. Bilbro is enjoying a de delightful
lightful delightful visit from' her sister, Mrs. E.
'. Hastings and Ifttle Jaughter, Mar Margaret
garet Margaret of Birmingham. Mrs. Hastings
will be with Mrs. Bilbro for two
weeks, after whichVwe are glad to say
she expects to make Ocala her future
Mr. and Mrs. JH. Workman of Mi Miami,
ami, Miami, are announcing the birth of a
son, on Thursday, March 6th. This
event will be read with a great deal
of interest by the many friends of
both Mr. : and Mrs. Workman, who
made their homes in Ocala for sev several
eral several years. Their young' son will be
named Henry Dodge Workman.
t George .Walsh is a new one to Ocala
movie fans, but his appearance in
"I'll Say So" greatly pleased all who
attended the Temple yesterday. It is
a bright and snappy picture,; and
George presented the leading part in
most forceful style. The renowned
Wallace Reid will appear tonight in
"Less than Kin." Mpvie lovers are al-
WOMAN'S CLUB NOTICE
' There will be no program at thu
club Saturday on account of the short
ccurse in domestic science, beginning
Monday, March 17t,h," and continuing
through the week, .in which the home
economics committee will co-operate
with the extension service Avorkers.
All the women of Ocala and commu community
nity community are cordially invited and urged
tf) attend these meetings.
Mrs, William Hocker, President
Mrs. George Taylor. Rec. Sec'y.
Anthony, March 2.r-Miss L. John Johnson
son Johnson of Lawtey spent Saturday and
Sunday with her sister, Miss Dora
Miss Louise Martin returned, Mon Monday
day Monday from Citra, where she spent sev several
eral several days.-V' i ; '"
Mr. John Boon who is now travel traveling
ing traveling for the Chicago Portrait JCom JCom-pany,v
pany,v JCom-pany,v en route to Gainesville was. in
Anthony a while Monday.
Mr. A. B. Moore who has been in
Jacksonville for the past few months,
came Monday night to be with his
family for a while.
Mr. Earl Bishop of Jacksonville is
the guest of his father, Mr. F. -W.4
Bishop. ,( t
; Mrs. P. L. Robbinson of Williston in
the guest of her son, Mr,. A.. A. Rob Rob-bmson.
bmson. Rob-bmson. -;. .. ;
News was received last week that
Mr. Daniel A. Boon has landelsafely
in New Jersey and expects to be home
soon..: ..; : : .. :' .-
Mrs. J. R. Wilder of Greensboro, N.
C. is in Anthony for a few days.
V Mrs. R. W.' Titus of Oak was the
guest of her sister, Mrs. C. V. Swain
last week. k ;
A letter received from Mr. David
Brown, who is with the 311th Infan Infantry,
try, Infantry, in the Alps,; said the now was
three inches deep. He didn't know
just when he' would be home.
The Anthony school closes this
week with a program Thursday and
Friday nights at the city- hall. Ad Admission,
mission, Admission, 15 and 25 cents Friday night.
The, W. O. W. camp held its usuaf
meeting Tuesday night. The camp
has lately taken in eight new mem member.
ber. member. The tent arrived Tuesday for the
revival which will start in about two
weeks. Revs. Rogers, Boatright and
Culpepper will hold the meetings.
Rev. W. C. Rogers will fill his reg regular
ular regular appointment next Sunday morn morning
ing morning and evening at the Methodist
church. Everyone welcome. Also re remember
member remember the Sunday school services
Sunday morning at both churches.
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Opposite fwistofflce. All modern Im Improvements,
provements, Improvements, elevator, telephone ser service.
vice. service. Rates without bath. $1 and up;
with bath, $1.50 per person.
31 W. S. JONES, Mgr.
A CALL FOR A
... The following letter went out thru
the mail today to nearly 200 repre representative
sentative representative men in all parts f Marion
county for a conference at the time
and place indivated in the letter. The
purpose of the meeting is indicated
and a hearty response Js anticipated.
The letter is as follows:
"You have been chosen to repre represent
sent represent your community, at a meeting to
be held in the court house, Ocala, at
2:30 o'clock p. m., Thursday, March
20thj for the consideration of plans
aifecting the moral, physical and
spiritual welfare of the young men
and boys of our county. Special con consideration
sideration consideration will be given to the county
plan of work of the Young Men's
"Forty-four years of experience has
demonstrated that the county Y. M.
C. A. plan has been a tremendous help
to churches and other institutions in
carrying on their work. The program
is. adaptable to the various communi communities,
ties, communities, large or small.
"In these days of reconstruction
when very serious consideration is
being given to community problems,
we feel sure that this matter will suf sufficiently
ficiently sufficiently command your interest to
secure your attendance. No. more im important
portant important subject than the welfare of
our- Marion county boys and young
men can be presented and we count on
having you present on this occasion.
"In order that -"this county-wide
pioposition may be given an adequate
consideration we, desire to have one
or4 more representatives from every
community in the county and we ber
licve the matter is of sufficient impor importance
tance importance to warrant any. sacrifice you
may have to make to be present. t
"Trusting we may have your favor favorable
able favorable consideration of this -and your
presence, without fail, we are,
, Yours sincerely,
t 5 John R. Herndon, Chmn. ;
D. Niel Ferguson,
Jno. IL Taylor,
- s Jno. L. Edwards,
W. D., Carn, .Committee.
Rev. I E. McNair, D. D pastor of
the First Presbyterian church, Jack Jacksonville,
sonville, Jacksonville, and who was for many
months in; charge of all the Y. M. C
A. work of Camp Johnston, will be
present and will address the meeting
on the plans of the Y. M. C. A. for
after the war work.,
fEMPLE ATTRACTIONS k
, FOR THE WEEK
Today: Wallace Reid in "Less than
Friday: Carlyle Blackwell.and Eve Evelyn
lyn Evelyn Greeley in "Courage for Two."
Saturday: Priccilla -Dean in "The
Monday: May Allison in "A Suc Successful
cessful Successful Adventure."
Tuesday: Norma Talmage in "The
The extension workers assisted by
the home economic committee of the
Woman's Club "will begin their short
course or housekeepers wfeek at the
Woman's .Club building Monday.
March 17, continuing through Friday.
Miss' Donella -" Griilih, Miss Minnie
Floyd and Miss; Mae Marsh are send
from the government extension de department,
partment, department, connected with the Wom Woman's
an's Woman's College at Tallahassee.
Miss Griffin's subject will be "Foods
and Their Value and Needs of the
Body." Miss Floyd specializes On poul poultry
try poultry and Miss Marsh is the dairy spec specialist.
ialist. specialist. 1
At these meetings our home demon demonstration
stration demonstration agent, Mrs. Moorhead, will
represent the canning department. A
ccrdial invitation is extended to every
woman and 'housekeeper in Ocala and
vicinity to attend all these meetings,
and they should not fail to take ad advantage
vantage advantage of this splendid opportunity.
v Mrs. B. II. Seymour,
Chairman Home Economics.
'I'M SO nAPPY
Manager Bennett of the Templo has
received the following dispr.tch re regarding
garding regarding "I'm So Happy,? the extra
lively show, which will appear here
Friday night, March .21:
1 Frederick V. Bowers in "I'm So
Happy," has just completed three
days at the Atlanta theater to excel excellent
lent excellent business. I can cheerfully rec recommend
ommend recommend this show to your patrons as
a corking good entertainment. The
Atlanta Constitution and all papers
endorsed the show and you can't go
wrong by boosting it. ;
Manager Atlanta Theater.
The home economics committee
program that was to have been given
at the Woman's Club Saturday after afternoon
noon afternoon will be merged into the house housekeepers'
keepers' housekeepers' week and there will be no
club meeting. All members of the
committee are urged to be present at
these lectures and demonstrations.
Mrs, B. H. Seymour,
Chairman Home Economics.
MEETING OF THE U. D. C.
The members of Dickison Chapter,
U. D. C, will meet at the home of
Mrs. J. II. Spencer, on Oklawaha ave avenue,
nue, avenue, at 3 o'clock Friday afternoon. All
members who are in arrears will
please come prepared to pay their
dues, as funds are urgently needed.
Mrs. S. R. Whaley, Secretary.
Klenzo Creme insures clean teeth ?
and healthy gums. Sold in Ocala only
at Gerig's Drug Store. tf
mi in in ii 1 1 in i ii i n 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 i in in hi hi i n it i g
By FLORA HANDY.
Addle Drew .was the most popular
lass at Ports Harbor, and especially
was she liked by Benuie Brandon,
manager of the dry goods store of
Hogskins & Smith ; Addle was a
Jolly girl, and wherever she appeared
at the "Corner she was always
surrounded by a bevy of young folks,
and usually, If there were any of the
masculine sex among the crowd. Ben Ben-nle
nle Ben-nle would stand glaring out of one of
the big plate-glass windows at them.
He had been walking home with Addle
for a year now, and she was consid considered
ered considered (In that country town) his glrL
Then appeared on the scene a city-,
bred young gentleman. He had been
on the stage and in a circus; he could
dance on his head, hands, or feet, and
at a party; durinjf dancing, he could
call out "Alimon left or right" In such
a way that he won the admiration of
everybody, though no one knew what
allraon meant. Addle being the best
dancer and prettiest girl, naturally the
new city chap devoted his atten attention
tion attention most exclusively to her, and she
ws, if anything, a tease, and delight delighted
ed delighted la seeing Bennle's glaring eye? on
the new beau. Of course, she was only
teasing him, so Mattie Dean assured
Bennle one night, when he came burst bursting
ing bursting into, her parlor as she sat with
Lem Barry, Bennle's best friend. She
was ready for the concert up at the
haU that a stray, minstrel company
was to give. "Oh, Bennle," she laugh laughed,
ed, laughed, -don't let Addle see she 'is
teasing you soP "Fll let that beast
she Is flirting around with see
so pretty soon, though," Bennie an answered,
swered, answered, ruffling his blond tresses la
football style over his head; and witb
his pouting lips and flushed cheeks be
looked not unlike a big peeved baby.
"He's a coward, and everyone around
here knows it," Bennle went on. Took,
this winter how he ran when Bob
Leavitt got in the lake and called for
help I -He ran home fast as his bow bowlegs
legs bowlegs could carry him and left one fel fellow
low fellow to get Bob out alone." "And, who
was the fellow that got Bob outT
Mattie asked, with a smiling wink at
Bennie kicked .the. footstool away
from the chair where he sat. Tie's a
coward, that's all V he declared. "A
rascally coward," "Why don't you
prove it to Addle? That's all you
would have to do, Lem said In hie
his slow, deep drawL Tf I could P,
Bennle exclaimed, 'his eyes flashing.
" "Ohr cried Mattie. T have it, Ben Bennie.
nie. Bennie. t Where is that bearskin you
dressed up in New Year's as a Call Call-thumplan?
thumplan? Call-thumplan? Can't you put that on and
scare him? He wasn't hefe New
fear's and never saw you In it, and
Addle did. It : wouldn't frighten her
and It is moonlight tonight."
"When they come from the. concert,
you could wait until they got to the
lonely corner at the foot of the lane,
and then growl like you, did New
Tear's. My, what growls you did give,
though! And that will prove to Addle
what a coward he Is,, for he would
run. The snow Is deep and he couldn't
go t very fast; you could chase him."
They all laughed. "By Jove, I vflll."
Bznnie said; ?youseeI can't leave
the store, and take her around to all
these entertainments, and she don't
11 e lt,fbut that can't be helped. I'
have to tend to business. Say, there'll
be fun tonight, though. Mattie you're
a head on you like a brick I Lem,
you've got one fine girl there, and If It
".vasn't for Addle "You go now,"
growled Lem, "or I'll be dressing up
as a bear too." Bennle went on laugh laughing.
ing. laughing. During a lull In the concert Mat Mat-tie
tie Mat-tie whispered to Lem: T told Addle
Bennle was going to dress as a bear
and scare Ralph Durkin, and she
"ughed." "You told her; why? Lem
asked slowly. "Well,. Mattie sighed,
t yon see she hae been altogether too
lrlendly with that new fellow, and It
will show who she cares most for. If
she tells Ralph about It, why she cares
rat st for hoi;, J she don't tell him,
wh.r she cares most for Bennle.r
TJ- -mph," commented Lem, "that
scan p Is not to be compared with Ben Ben-Jamli
Jamli Ben-Jamli ; she will be a fool, but then I
think fou did right. Ralph was near near-lng
lng near-lng th t lane with Addle, and bending
low he said: ."You are the fairest
girl I eer met,' etc. Addle laughed
and answered gayly;: ."fteally. Mr.
Durkin,. you. are a jjreat flatterer."
Then all of a suddeo a terrible noise
arrested their attention. .Ralph
stopped stlir In the road. Standing
over the broken wall In 'the clear
moonlight, was a horrible monster
bear, his white teeth gleaming In a
snarl and emitting 'hair-raising
growls. "What what," choked Ralph.
"Y-e-a-u-o-w," he yelled". "Help run
for your 1-I-f-e; it's a' bea-r." And
snitlng the action to the word, he did
Addle ; stood in the road and
screeched with laughter, and along the
road farther there were suppressed
giggles from a couple hid behind a
tree. To help Ralph In his sprinting,
Lem .gave a fierce growl, worse than
any yet. anfl the city chap yelled In his
fear. Laughing now, and with the
bear's head thrown back, Bennle came
back to Addle.
"Isn't he brave, huhj" he grinned.
TU wager be don't stop going all
night."" Then the strong fur arms
caught the girl In a tight embrace.
"Bennle," laughed Addle, "a bear
nasn't got anything on you for hug hug-Lglng.7
Lglng.7 hug-Lglng.7 "No," Bennle answered, hie
l)lue eyes twinkling with merriment,
nor has a real bear got anything on
a Call thumplan fox scaring a coward."
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Household ammonia is effective for cleaning pur purposes.
poses. purposes. Some of the best chamois shins you ever saw.
Sponges that wedr andgive satisfaction.
Moth balls and moth Halccs for the winter things. i
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OCA LA EVENING STAR, THURSDAY, MARCH 13, 1919
IN OCALA IN THE
IS YOUR GAR
i seeL. T. IZLAR :
! FOR THE NEW AUTO
Arrival and Departure of passenger
trains at OCALA UNION STATION.
The following schedule figures pub published
lished published as information and not guar guaranteed.
anteed. guaranteed. -
(Eastern Standard Time)
SEABOARD AIR -LINE RAILROAD
2:50 am. J'cksonville-NewYork
2:50 am. --
5:10 pm. Tampa-St. Petersburg
ATLANTIC COAST LINE RAILROAD
2-12 pm J'cksoimlle-New York 3:15 a.m,
2:20 pm. J'ksonville-G'lnesville 3:35 pm.
6:42 am. J'ksonville-G'nesville 10:13 pm.
3:15 am. St. Pet'sbrg-Lakeland 2:12 am.
3:35 pm. St. Pf,sbrgrLa'klandf 2:00 pm.
7:10 am. Dunnellon-Wilcox
7.40 am. fDuhellon-L.'keland 11:03 pm.
3.25 pm. Homosassa" .'" 1:45 pm.
10:13 pm. Leesburgr 6:42 am.
4-45 pm. Gainesville 11:50 am.
Monday, Wednesday, Friday..
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday.
DAVIS' PORCH AND ECK PAINT
is made especially to resist all weath weather
er weather ccnditis so "when painting why
not use tht thing for the purpose? It
will cost nt more will look right and
, ? j For Sale by
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Ocala, Florida. ;
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All railroad ticket offices in building,
center of everything'.- All modern im im-provements.i
provements.i im-provements.i First class, in every par particular.
ticular. particular. Rates, one person, $1 to $1.50;
two persons, $2 to $2.50. Bath $1.50, $2;
two people, $2.50, $3.
4-3 E. FRANK PIERCE, Prop.
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UNDERTAKERS and EFJDAIX1ERS
f r. PHONES 47. 104, 305 -v.-
Another shipment 'of Nunnally's,
'The Candy of the South," in today.
We always have it fresh is the reason
we seil so much of it; Con; and get
yours at Gerig's Drug: Store. tf
Hot Water for
. Sick Headaches
Tells why everyone should drink
hot water with phosphate
' In it before breakfast.
Headache of any kind, is caused by
auto Intoxication which means self self-poisoning
poisoning self-poisoning Live; and bowel poisons
called toxins, sucsed into the blood,
through the lymph" ducts," excite the
heart which pumps the blood so fast
that it congests In the smaller arteries
and reins of the head producing vio violent,
lent, violent, throbbing pain and distress, called
headache You become nervous, de despondent,
spondent, despondent, sick, feverish and miserable,
your meals sour and almost nauseate
you. Then you resort to acetanilide,
aspirin or the bromides whch tempor temporarily
arily temporarily relieve but do not rid the blood of
A glass of hot water with a teaspoon teaspoon-ful
ful teaspoon-ful of limestone phosphate In It, drank
before breakfast for awhile, will not
only wash these poisons from your sys system
tem system and cure you of headache but will
gleans, purify and freshen tho -entire
Ask your pharmacist for a quarter
pound of limestone phosphate. It Is In Inexpensive,
expensive, Inexpensive, harmless as sugar, and al almost
most almost tasteless, except for a sourish
twinge which is not unpleasant.
If you aren't feeling your best, If
bad taste, foul breath or have colds,
indigestion, biliousness, constipation
or sour, acid stomach, begin the phos-,
phated hot water A cure to rid your
system of toxins and poisons.
Results are quick and it is claimed
that those who continue to flush out
the stomach, liver and bowels every
morning never have any headache cr
know a miserable moment.
- I i a "Tr""T" a
Mrs. W. R. Garnett of Inverness is
visiting her Ocala friends.
Several good sized real estate trans transactions
actions transactions are "an tap in the city.
Dr. Van Hood is at Asheville, re recuperating
cuperating recuperating from many months of the
Mrs. Sam Fraser is here f rom
Lakeland, visiting her parents, Mr.
and Mrs. Jerry Burnett. 1
Bring us your automobile repair
work and if we do not satisfy you
your work will not cost you one penny.
Try us on this proposition. Ocala Iron
Works Garage. Phone 4. 13-tf
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Tydings are
expected to arrive Friday to make
their future home in Ocala.
The friends of Mr. N. I. Gottlieb,
who Js now a resident of Arcadia, will
be glad to know that he is recovering
from a tedious spell of grippe.
Mr. Morris" Robinson of Jackson Jacksonville
ville Jacksonville is circulating among his Marion
county friends and receiving a j warm
Messes. Stephen Jewett and Albert
O., Harriss are representing Ocala
Masons at the meeting of the Grand
Lpdgeof Florida in Gainesville.
Butternut bread has now returned
to its old time flavor. The war is over
and we do hot have to use any substi
tutes in its manufacture. Carter's
J; W. Bast's attorneys have "secur
ed his return from the penitentiary at
Raiford to Jacksonville, and will probT
ably obtain for him a new trial.
, The literary .meeting of the mis missionary
sionary missionary society of the Methodist
church will.be held at the home of
Mrs. L.. N. Green Monday afternoon
at 3:30 o'clock. 3t
In Wednesday's Times-Union ap appears
pears appears ant attractive picture of the lit little
tle little three-year-old daughter ofMr. and
Mrs., A. E. Ashworth of Belleview,
some of our neighbors who are well
known in Ocala.
We se by the Fort Lauderdale Sen Sentinel
tinel Sentinel that- our -clever young friend,
Lee Stapp, has formed a -law partner partnership
ship partnership with Maxwell Baxter who has
moved over from Tampa. 1 We wish
the new firm full success!
Mrs. J. D. Rooney and children,
Miss Annie and Master Tuck R6oney
will go to Tampa in a few days where.
Mrs. Rooney has taken a position in a
railroad office, work that she was fa familiar
miliar familiar with prior to her marriage.
The family has a great many friends
here who will miss them very much.
-Miss Mary Ann Abel, who has been
speaking all over the state arid who is
director of after care for disabled sol soldiers
diers soldiers and sailors and who .was to have
spoken at the board of trade rooms
this afternoon, was unexpectedly
called to Atlanta on account of which
the meeting was called off.
Mr. S. H. Martin and his mother,
Mrs. Harmon C. Martin of Fort Mc McCoy,
Coy, McCoy, are in the city today They are
accompanied by Mr. and Mrs; George
W. Martin of Alpine, Texas, who are
here on a visit to relatives for a short
We like .to oblige our friends, '-but
the board of jtrade people who senf in
a half a column write-up for the lec lecture
ture lecture tomorrow at' 3 o'clock" this, after afternoon
noon afternoon were expecting tod much. They
cculd have sent It in before noon just
as well. At 3 p. m. we are closing the
paper up. )
If you pay for automobile repair
service, why not get it under a guar guarantee
antee guarantee of SATISFACTION or money
refunded. Ocala Iron Works Garage, tf
The prizes at the Wednesday after afternoon
noon afternoon bridge club, which met at the
home of Ms." Peter. Mackintosh yes yes-terdayfi
terdayfi yes-terdayfi were won by Miss Adele Bit Bit-tingejf
tingejf Bit-tingejf the club prize, Mrs. Bert Dosh
the visitor's prize and Mrs. Duncan
McDonald the consolation. prize. The
club wjH meet with Miss Bittinger
next Wednesday. .
Mr. B. S. Weathers, a former Ocala
boy and son of Mr. and Mrs. B. A.
Weathers of this city, is how an as assistant
sistant assistant cashier of the Florida Nation National
al National Bank-of Jacksonville, a bank with
over $16,000,000 on deposit. Mr. W.
A. Redding, also a former resident of
Ocala, is a vice president of the bank,
a position which he has held for many
Mr. G. L. Chandler and four daugh daughters,'
ters,' daughters,' Misses Lucile, Eulax, Hazel and
Virginia; accompanied by Mr.- Louis
Greene, arrived in town yesterday on
their way from Miami to southwest
Georgia, where they expect to locate.
They drove through in a car and it
was the children's first sight of the
central part of the state. Mr. Chand Chandler
ler Chandler has sold his Miami home and farm
near ttiat city and will buy a farm in
Georgia near his boyho'd home. His
wife, who died in Miami five years
ago, was a sister of Mr. R. Carroll of
this city. V
The Ocala Iron, Works Garage is at
your service anjr time night or day.
Your patronage is solicited, no mat matter
ter matter how small or how large your job
might be. 13-tf
Mr. W. O. Massey, one of the best
known citizens of the county, who has
been a resident of Ocala with the ex exception
ception exception of a few years spent at Lake
Weir for more than a third of a cen century,
tury, century, is rapidly sinking, at the cot cottage
tage cottage on Watula street, where mem members
bers members of his family have recently fit fitted
ted fitted Mr. and Mrs. Massey up so com comfortably.
fortably. comfortably. Mr. Massey is eighty-one
years of age, but up to the time he
sustained a very severe fall last sum summer,
mer, summer, when the horse he was riding
stumbled and pitched him head first
to the ground, he has enjoyed splendid
health and came up from the lake al almost
most almost every week. Mr. and Mrs. C. D.
Massey and their children came from
New York to spend 'two months of the
winter with 'their parents, and one of
their first acts was to move the house household
hold household effects from the North Lake
Weir home to Ocala and fit up the
cottage, when they took their parents
over from the. boarding house and
gave them this" most pleasant sur surprise.
prise. surprise. But Mrl Massey soon took to
his bed and has been confined there
most of the time since. For the past
several days hehas been growing
weaker and the end now is only a
matter of a. very few days. Mrs. Mas Mas-sey's
sey's Mas-sey's sister from Alabama is with her
and her daughter, Mrs. Claridy, will
arrive in a day or two. The family has
many friends who will be pained to
learn of Mr. Cassey's condition.
Wacahoota, March 12 We are hav having
ing having a very rainy spring. Some hard
rains have fallen in the last few
weeks, which greatly retards work on
Mrs. Sara Shuler, one of our regu regular,
lar, regular, winter tourists, left last 'Wednes?
day for her home in Batesburg, S. C.
Mrs Shuler left earlier, than usual
this season, on account of going home
to meet her son, Mr. John Shuler who
is just home from overseas.
Mr. and Mrs. Ret Beck of Eaton-
ton, Ga., have been visiting their
niece, Mrs. J. M. Smith for the past
, We are glad to report -that Mr. J.
O. Tyson is improving.
Mrs. D. P. Bodie of Batesburg, S.
C, and her daughter, Mrs. C. G. Mix
son and son, C. G., and Mr. Langhton
Bodie and Miss Theora Flemming of
uamesvine spent last Tuesday ana
Tuesday night5 with Mrs. C .M. Smith.
Mrs. Bodie remained for a visit to
Mrs. Smith but the rest of the party
returned to Gainesville Wednesday
M,r. Laughton Bodie is one of our
aviators and has been jn France and
is only home on a -furlough.
Supt. J. H. Brinson of Ocala spent
the night with Mr. R. C- Curry and
visited Central school Thursday, Feb.
26th. We arje always glad to see Mr.
Brinson in our community.
Mrs. V. P. Smith went to Brooklyn,
Fla., last Wednesday and returned
Thursday. She was accompanied home
by her brothejv Mr.lKirby Griner, who
is "still quite weak from his recent illness.'.-
Mrs. Jane May and "Mrs. Josie Mc Mc-Kinney
Kinney Mc-Kinney of Alachua have returned to
their home after a visit to see their
brother, Mr. J. O. Tyson.
x Central school closed Friday after afternoon.
noon. afternoon. While the school was small, the
entertainment was real good. Follow Following
ing Following is the program: r'
The Star Spangled Banner, by the
Recitation, 'At' Play," by Kathleen
Recitation, "Song of the All Wool
Shirt," by Pearson Herren.
Dialogue, "Mr. Spoondyke's Sus Suspenders,"
penders," Suspenders," by Robert Herren and Mrs.
.Recitation, "The New Bonnet," by
Recitation, "Little Ah1 Sin," by Al Albert
bert Albert Britt.
Recitation, '-'The Old Maid's Solilo Soliloquy,"
quy," Soliloquy," by arah Herren.
Sermon, "The Prodigal Son;" by
Recitation, "That Freckled Face
I Girl," by -Mrs. Curry.
Song, "Kind Words Can Never
Die," by the school.
Mrs. Currjr then awarded the prizes.
Martha-Britt won the prize for at attendance,
tendance, attendance, not missing a day. The
prize was a gold crescent pin. Sarah
Herren, for punctuality, u not being
late during the term, also received a
gold crescent pin. Kathleen Herreu
received a gold ring for most perfect
lessons in spelling from the fourth
grade down. Martha Britt reecived a
silver thimble for most perfect les lessens
sens lessens in spelling from the fourth grade
to the eighth.. This makes four years
Mrs. Curry has taught the school and
she ha given good work and the pu pupils
pils pupils all work together harmoniously.
Mrs. Mary Seigler, Mr. Lee Seigler,
wife and baby ofGrandin, spent last
Thursday at Mr. J. O. Tyson's. Mrs.
Seigler is still with Mr. Tyson, but
the rest of the party returned home
ifi the afternoon.
The orange trees are blooming and
the air is laden with the sweet per perfume.
Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Bradley and
daughter Lucile and Miss Leola Smith
were shopping in Gainesville Satur Saturday.
day. Saturday. v
Mr. and Mrs. William Neal left
Sunday for Jacksonville. They were
accompanied home by Mrs. J. G.
Rev. Guy of Williston filled his reg regular
ular regular appointment here Sunday after afternoon.
Mr. Neal Mathews of Flemington
vas a pleasant caller ; in our midst
Our mail carrier,' Mr. Harvey B ni niton
ton niton is having tough luck. He stuck
three times last week and had to be
pulled out, and the last time broke
a rear wheel entirely off his car. "We
have hard roads.'V Hard work to get
Mr. C. R. Curry was a business vis-'
itor in Williston today. v
WANTED, LOST, FOUND, FOR J
SALE, FOR RENT AND SIM-.
ILAi: LOCAL NEEDS
RATES Six line maxfmum, one
time, 25c; three times, 50c: six times
75c; one month $3. Payable in ad advance.
vance. advance. FOR SALE, CHEAP-A second-hand
typewriter. Apply" Star office, editorial
FOR SALE Six good second-hand
Foid cars; real bargains; come in and
see them. Auto Sales Company, Mack
Taylor, Ocala, Fla. 14-lt wky
SELFISH No, riot at all, but we do
want to take your next suit order. M.
Fishel & Son. 27-thurs
FQR SALF- One horse colt, nine nineteen
teen nineteen months old; one automobile one
surrey. Apply to Jay Heisler, 806
Lime street. 12-6t
FOR RENT Three or four 'nice
rooms with all modern improvements
for light housekeeping. Apply at 212
Orange avenue. Phone 39. 12-t
AUTO REPAIR SERVICE For
quick and "reliable automobile service
come to the Florida House Garage. J
C. Lanier and H. C. Wrilliams. 8-lm
WANTED Stenographic work after
4:30 p. m. Office of fire chief, call 331
or 255. Mrs. Hampton Chambers." Ira
WANTED A dressmaker or some
one willing to learn the business. Ap Apply
ply Apply to Mrs. Mary Williams, 115 Or Orange
ange Orange Ave. 10-3t'
WANTED A good young milk cow
with young calf. Apply to E. N. De De-Long,
Long, De-Long, between 12 and 1 o'clock. No.
2, Masonic building, pcala. 7-t
wJiNTED All kinds of second hand
furniture, guns, beds, etc. Notify
me and I will send for them. J. W.
Hunter, Gunsmith, South Main St. tf
WANTED 10 or 15 acres outside of
town limits, cultivated, slightly slop sloping.
ing. sloping. Prefer dealing with owner. E. F
Bex 572. Ocala. 7-3t
WANTED TO BUY A small home
of five or six rooms, with modern im improvements
provements improvements in good location' in Ocala.
Can pay $200 down and $50 per quar quarter
ter quarter Address, Box 164, city. 12-6t
OCALA FRATERHAL ORDERS
R. A. ll. CHAPTER NO. 13
Regular convocations of the Ocala
Chapter No. 13, R. A. H., on the first
Friday in every month at 7:30 p. m.
J. A. Bbnvier, H. P.
Jake Brown, Secretary.
1 1 :
MIRIAM REBEKAH LODGE NO. 15
. Miriam Rebekah Lodge tio. 15
meets the first and third Monday eve evenings
nings evenings in each month in the Odd Fel Fellows'
lows' Fellows' hall at 7:30 o'clock.
Mrs. W. T. Whitly, N. G.
Eloise Bouvier. Secretary.
OCALA LODGE NO. 2S5. RP.O.E
Ocala Lodge No. 286, Benevolent
and Protective Order of Elks, mets
the second and fourth Tuesday eve evenings
nings evenings in each month. Visiting breth brethren
ren brethren always welcome. Club house oppo opposite
site opposite postoCre, east side.
J. H. Spencer, E. R.
E. J. Crock, Secretary.
ORDER Or J5ASTEBN STAR
Ocala Chapter No. 29, O. E. S
meets at Yonge's hall the second and
fourth Thursday evenings of each
month at 7:30 o'plock.
... Mrs. Isabel Wesson, W. M.
Mrs. Susan Cook, Secretary.
MARION-DUNN MASONIC LODGE
Marlon-Dunn Lodge No. 19, F. & A.
M.. mr-ets on the first and third
Thursday evenings of each month at
8 o'clock until further notice.
H. O. Cole, W. IL
Jake Brown, Secretary.
WOODBIEN OF THE WORLD
Fort King Camp No. 14 meets at
K. of P. hall at 7:30 p. m. every sec second
ond second and fourth Friday. Visiting sov sovereigns
ereigns sovereigns are always welcome.
W. W. Stripling, C. C.
Chas. K. Sage, Clerk.
Cirefn Estimates made on all Con
tract work. Gives More and Better!
. a -m m a1 I
Work ior me Aoney man any otner
contractor in the city.
We iruarantee to do your automo
bile repair work cheaper than any
other traraee in town and guarantee
satisfaction on top of this. What
more need we say.? Ocala Iron Works
AN ELECTEECAL EJIPEHT?
Our. garage work has grown to such an
extent that w&-had to have an Electri Electrical
cal Electrical Expert, and we have secured the
services of Mr. E. Van Horn, a factory
expert : : : : : :
OCALA IRON WORKS GARAGE.
VU.LCANIE I -Ij' O
Mew Business New Machinery New Methods
Pay us a call and see samples of our repair repair-.
. repair-. work. .The method used by us eliminates the
big yyhite patch on your casings and is guar guaranteed
anteed guaranteed for the life of the tire.
Gasoline, Oil and Air at the Curb
No. 1 .Main St.
Ocala House Block
". H-C-E 2
Real vs. False Economy
At This Time
Resist the mental suggestion to curtail your regular taking of ice
until "the weather turns warm again." Your refrigerator is going
nicely now; itjs well chilled and it is domjr fr.Il duty as your prac practical
tical practical SAVER.
Don't let it lapse even a little bit it may .sulk on you all the
remainder of the season.
OCALA ICE AND PACKING COMPANY
nPRJiTT?- Tin Timing ThTTh TfTTnvTHTnTr
In the heart of. the city with Hemminit Park for a front yard.
Every modern -convenience in each rooca- Dining room service is
second to none.
' RATES From $1.50 per day per person to f 6.
ROBERT M. MEYER,
Mr. Marion Holcomb. of Nancy, Ky., says: "For quite
a long while I suffered with stomach trouble. I wot id
have pains and a heavy feeling after my meals, a most
disagreeable taste in my mouth. If I ate anything with
butter, oil or grease, I would spit it up. I began to have
regular sick headache. I had used pills and tablets, but
after a course of these, I would be constipated. It just
seemed to tear my stomach all up.- I found they were
no good at all for my trouble. I heard
recommended very highly, so began to use it It cuied
me. I keep it in the house all the time. It is the best
liver medicine made. I do not have sick headache or
stomach trouble any more." Black-Draught acts on
the jaded liver and helps it to do its important work cf
throwing out waste materials and poisons from the sys system.
tem. system. This medicine should be in every household for
use in time of need. Get a package today. If you feel
sluggish, take a dose tonight You will feel fresh to
morrow. Price 25c a package. All dru
LETTERHEADS, BILLHEADS, CARDS,
CIRCULARS, FOLDERS, FINE BOOKLETS, ETC.
WE NEVER 'DISAPOINT A CUSTOMER ON A
PROMISE. YOU GET THE JOB WHEN fTS DUE.
FT A DOSE
P. O. BO COO-
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