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VOL 26, NO. 172
S IfitiG




Called the Attention of the Federation
of Labor to the Fact that It is Sym Sympathizing
pathizing Sympathizing with the Criminals and
. Not With the Victims.

(By Will F. Kennedy)
Washington, July 17. Resenting
as a blow at the South a circular let letter
ter letter from Sam Gompers to members' of
Congress emphasizing the American
Federation of Labor's "opposition to
mob rule and lynching as expressed
in a resolution adopted at the 39th
annual convention Congressman
Frank Clark of Gainesville, Fla., has
written a peppery reply to Mr. Gom Gompers.;.
pers.;. Gompers.;. .r :
Congressman Clark' calls attention
to the fact that in the national, capi capital
tal capital recently three patriotic young
white women doing war work have
' been ''ravished by negro brutes who
are still at large." He says that lynch lynchings
ings lynchings in the South have been in de defense
fense defense of virtuous womanhood, that
'punishment to brute3 has been swift
and. that "in the South they have al
ways got the r?ght man" and that the
"certainty of summary punishment
has undoubtedly deterred other brutes
from the commission of this crime."
Praised the Law-Abiding Negro
He suggests to Mr. Gompers
forfct the victim wheri deploring the
fate of the rapist. 'At. the same time
he r. ays a tribute to the industrious
and law-abiding negroes in the South
who are accumulating property, edu educating
cating educating their children and "content if
only let alone by agitators who know
nothing of conditions, or whose hatred
of the South inspires them to create
trouble." His reply and the letter from
Mr. Gompers that aroused his ire are
as follows:
Hon. Frank Clark, House Office Build Building,
ing, Building, Washington, D. C.
Sir: Permit me to bring to your at attention
tention attention the following, resolution adopt adopted
ed adopted by the 39th annual convention of
the American Federation of Labor,
expressive of the sentiments of- the
organized labon movement of America
in opposition to, mob rule and lynch
ing: r: ) ,v
"Whereas, President Woodrow Wil Wilson
son Wilson issued from the capital city of our
nation on July 26, 1918, a personal
statement addressed to his fellow fellow-countrymen,
countrymen, fellow-countrymen, denning mob spirit ac
tion, called upon the nation to show
the world that while it fights for
democracy on foreign fields, ?t is not
destroying democracy at home; and
"Whereas, While the president re referred
ferred referred not alone to mob action against
thosesuspected of being enemy aliens
or enemy sympathizers, he denounced
most emphatically mob action of all
sorts, especially lynchings ; and
"Whereas, In all wars, where our
country and its interests -were at
stake the colored race, with their
white brothers, fought, shed their
blodd and died in'defense of Old Glory
and over there gave their all that
others may live in peace and happi happiness
ness happiness ever after; and
"Whereas, Lynchings, cowardly and
uh just is also a blow at the heart of
ordered law" and human justicej and
"Whereas, The colored people", their
workers, their bread winners, through throughout
out throughout the nation look with hope and
anxiety in their hearts to those in the
struggle for better conditions, for
better homes and for the good things
of life, as well, as protection from, mob
rule and for a surging public opinion
behind that will not tolerate a laxity
in upholding the laws of our land; and
"Whereas, The hope of civilization
is in democracy; the hope of democ democracy
racy democracy is in justice; the only hope of
justice in the tribunals, through which
justice can be secured, and the only
hope of, the functioning of these tribu tribunals
nals tribunals is i in the sentiment which de demands
mands demands that they within 'their depart departments
ments departments shall be supreme and thafc any
effort to incite mob violence shall be
regarded as an attack upon. the very
foundations of society itself; and
"Vlfhereas, The American labor
movement, A. F. of L., knows no race,
color or creed, in its stand for the toil toiling
ing toiling masses; and
; "Whereas, Through its representa representatives
tives representatives in convention assembled, at
Nerth Amboy, N. J., week of August
lPth, 1918, the New Jersey State Fed Fed-,
, Fed-, eration' of Labor, with a membership
of over 90,000 endorsed this resolu
tion; and sv
"Whereas, The great American la labor
bor labor movement through its conven conventions,
tions, conventions, city, state and national, is the
very medium through which popular
and public sentiment can .best be ex expressed
pressed expressed against mob rule and for
proper enforcement of the laws of our
land; i therefore, be it
. "Resolved, That copy of the same
be sent to our representatives of Con Congress
gress Congress an dthe United States Senate
and speakers of both houses and to

Crimes Against t White Women by
Negroes Constantly Increasing in
the National Capital

(Associated Press)
Washington, July 19. The .sixth
attack" by negroes on white women
during the last four weeks on the
streets of the nation's capital was re reported
ported reported today by the police. In this
case the assailants were frightened
away, but in four other cases the vic victims
tims victims were robbed or injured.
Rewards totalling more than $2000,
raised by private subscription, are be being
ing being offered for the arrest of the cul culprits.
prits. culprits. One negro held by the police
has been identified by two women as
their assailant, but the police say
their evidence is only circumstantial.
Citizen searching parties have been
out and at one time it was thought
they had' a man located in the most
fashionable section of the city, where
are the homes of men nationally
known. v- j
(Asfppiated Press)
Spokarjuly 19. Forest fires that
hav ven burning for more than a
over an area of several hundred
miles in northern Idaho and western
Montana, continued to spread today.
Three thousand men are engaged in
fighting the flames. Hundreds of mil millions
lions millions of feet of standing timber have
ben burned.
the press and to the president of the
nation, Honorable Woodrow Wilson."
, I have the honor to remain,
f Respectfully yours,
Sam Gompers,
' President A. F. of L.
Washington, July 7th.
Mr. Samuel Gompers, President Am American
erican American Federation of Labor, Wash Washington,
ington, Washington, D. C:
My dear Sir: Am just in receipt of
ysur favor of the 7th instant, cover
ing copy of resolution adopted by the
American Federation of Labor in its
39th convention, lately held, which
you .state is "expressive of the senti sentiments
ments sentiments of the organized labor move movement
ment movement of America in opposition to mob
rule and lynching."
Of course, all good citizens every everywhere
where everywhere are, and should be, opposed to
"mob rule lynching" and should exert
every possible effort for the 'punish 'punishment
ment 'punishment of crime through the ordinary
legal channels and the. orderly admin administration
istration administration of justice. Good- citizens of
every section of the country will un undoubtedly
doubtedly undoubtedly agree that this course is
the ideal one under a government
such as ours. But my dear sir, have
you ever thought that if organizations
of people who are constantly passing
resolutions condemnatory of lynch lynchings
ings lynchings and denouncing as barbaric and
uncivilized communities in which they
sometimes occur, would .devote a mod modest
est modest portion of their time in efforts to
get the inhuman brutes who commit
the usual crime which incites the peo people
ple people to take the law into their own
hands, it might result in lessening the
tendency to "mob rule j and lynching."
' Of course, the resolutions are aimed
at the South, .although it is not so
stated in specific language. I am a
southern man, nearly sixty years of
age, and have lived in the South all
of my life. I know conditions in the
southern states, and I know the negro
fully as well as any living man of my
age. I not only have never partici
pated in a lynching, but I never wit witnessed
nessed witnessed one in all my life and sincere
ly trust I never may. Brutes, both
white and black, are sometimes lynch
ed in the South, but they are gener generally
ally generally thus disposed, of for assaults on
women, such as I believe, on three
distinct occasions, have been" commit
ted within the past few days almost
within the shadow of the natidnal cap
ital. However, the record will not
show that any white man, or negro
man either, has ever been lynched or
shot down like a dog in the South be
cause ne wanted worK as negroes
were shot down in East St. Louis, in
the stae of Illinois, a few few short
years ago. The negro in the South is
privileged under the law to work out
his? destiny, as fully enjoying all his
legal rights as does the white man,
and t the industrious and law-abiding
among them are accumulating prop
erty, educating their children with
funds mostly raised by taxation of
the property of white people, and are
content, if only let alone by agitators
who either know nothing of condi
tions, or whose hatred of the South
inspires them to create trouble. -"The
men of no country, or section of coun
try, in my opinion, are worth a
"tinker's damn" if they do not re respect
spect respect and protect at any and all haz hazards
ards hazards the virtue and chastity of their
women, and my humble judgment is

Long Line of Most Famous Allied
Soldiers Marched Thru

(Associated Press)
London, July 19. Nineteen thou thousand
sand thousand allied soldiers, picked men from
famous combat divisions, the names
of which are written large on the
pages of history of the world war,
marched through London's streets to today
day today in celebration of the return of
peace. The line of parade was more
than six miles in length.
The Americans, led by General Per Pershing,
shing, Pershing, marched in three battalions of
thirty-three officers and 1100 men' to
each battalion.
King George, with other members
of the royal family, army and navy
officers' and leaders of both houses of
parliament, stood on the steps of the
Victoria Memorial in front of Buck Buckingham
ingham Buckingham Palace to receive the salutes
cf the warriors.
Paris, July 19. In view of last
night's vote in the chamber of depu deputies,
ties, deputies, after interpellations on the high
cost of living, the cabinet has decided
to demand a vote of confidence by the
chamber, on Tuesday next. A general
debate on governmental policies is
considered probable.
Paris, July 19. The supreme coun council
cil council of the peace conference today dis discussed
cussed discussed the disposition of 240,000 Rus Russian
sian Russian prisoners of war who are still in
Germany. These prisoners were held
by Germany at the request of the Al Allies
lies Allies after the Armistice and have been
fed at. the expense of the -Entente
that both white and negro brutes will
cease to be lynched in the South when
they cease to make assaults upon
women, and not before. Those who
seem to be so bitterly opposed to the
summary execution of these brutal
assailants of innocent and defense defenseless
less defenseless eirls and women, with great unc
tion say: "Let the law take- its
course." What does this mean? It
means that the brute is to be incar incarcerated
cerated incarcerated in a jail and fed and fattened
for several months, and when the
trial is held, ,the wretched victim of
the hellish lust of the inhuman scoun
drel, must appear and detail all the
shocking facts and circumstances of
her shame and degradation in the
presence of the gaping crowd assem assembled
bled assembled in the court room. To any re refined,
fined, refined, innocent, virtuous woman, death
would be much preferable to the pass passing
ing passing through such an ordeal as this.
When your organization is so solici solicitous
tous solicitous of these brutal, beastial creat creatures,
ures, creatures, do you not think it would be well
to not waste all your sympathies on
them, but rather to give a little
thought to the pure young girl or the
virtuous young wife and mother who
has fallen a victim to, the hellish lust
of the beast? These victims have suf suffered
fered suffered more than a thousand deaths,
and their families have suffered with
them. A mad-dog or a rattlesnake is
shot down on sight, and how much
better is the rape demon than the
mad-dog or the rattlesnake?
While, as I have said, I have never
taken part or even witnessed a lynch lynching,
ing, lynching, I am quite sure that in the South
they have always got the right man,
and the swiftness and certainty of
punishment has undoubtedly deterred
other brutes from the commission of
this crime. Right here at the very
doors of the capitol, three white
women, according to the city press,
have been ravished by a negro brute,
or brutes, within the past two weeks
and the criminal or criminals, are still
at large. The victims, robbed of vir virtue,
tue, virtue, suffering the tortures of the
damned, with their lives forever
brighted, while this brutal beast still
travels the public highways seeking
to satiate his infamous lust. In this
community where they "let the law
take its course" innocence and virtue
are prostrate at the feet of the hell hell-born
born hell-born lust of the beast, while -the of officers
ficers officers of the law are all busily engag engaged
ed engaged in an united effort to see to it that
no contraabnd whisky invades the
sacred jrecincts of the capitol.
I sinceiely trust that your organi organization
zation organization and others may turn your at attention
tention attention towards lessening the need
for summary punishment. Let us not
forget the victim when we are deplor deploring
ing deploring the fate of the rapist.
Yours very truly.
Frank Clark, M. C.
Washington, July 14.
Follow the crowd. It leads to the
FEDERAL Bakery. 17-tf

Vanguard of America's Great Pacific
Fleet Left Hampton Roads
this Morning

(Associated Press)
Old Point Comfort, Va., July 19.
The vanguard of the Pacific fleet sail sailed
ed sailed at 8:30 this morning for. the west western
ern western coast, via the Panama canal. No
unusual ceremonies marked the de departure
parture departure of the six super-dreadnaughts,
thirty destroyers and tenders, which
are leading the way for the 200 naval
craft assigned to Pacific waters.
Gov. Catts has set Friday, Aug. 8,
as the day of execution for James
Rice, slayer of Joe Loy. Rice has not
been told yet; the sheriff having a
natural reluctance to break the grue gruesome
some gruesome news, to him.
There is a sharp demand in the mar market
ket market for Spanish moss. The secretary
of the Board of, Trade has had an in inquiry
quiry inquiry for large quantities, to be ship shipped
ped shipped to northern markets in car lots.
Large quantities of moss are used in
upholstery. Among the users is the
Pullman company., There are large
quantities of moss in Marion county
and there should be a good opening
for some reliable person to handle
this product.
We wish to thank those who were
so kind and helpful during the illness
and death of our husband and father.
Those who watched through the hours
of long expected death have' our
greatest appreciation and thanks, as
well as those who showed their sym sympathy
pathy sympathy by their many floral offerings.
: Mrs. William R. Miller.
Mr. and Mrs. John T. Felts.
MissMarjorie Miller.
The Philathea class of the Ocala
Baptist Sunday school cordially in invites
vites invites all its members and friends to
be present tomorrow morning at the
regular meeting at 9:45. Come and
bring a new member with you. you.-Ava
Ava you.-Ava Lee Edwards,
Publicity Secretary.
Record Apple Profit Seen.
, The apple growers In four north northwestern
western northwestern states will rectlve $21,000,000
for their 1918 apple crop, according to
reports from those states. This Is con
siderably the largest sum they have
ever received for their apples and li
not due to the large crop, as the 1918
crop was not a record .crop. The
larger returns from the Northwestern
orchards the last year Is dne mainly to
the exceptionally high prices that have
been and are being received.
A fair estimate on the 1918 produc production
tion production In Washington, Oregon, Idaho and
Montana puts the apple crop at 18,600
cara. A car of apples this year means
756 boxes, as against 630 in former
years. This gives a total production
of approximately 13,986,000 boxes.
Rural Life.
World's Whtst Consumption,
Ier capita consumption of wheat
for all purposes during the ten years,
15W2-1911, ay t raged &80 bushels per
year In France, 8J20 bushels In Bel Bel-glum,
glum, Bel-glum, &31 bushels in the United States,
6wtl bushels In Italy, 6.17 bushels in
the United Kingdom, 4.60 bushels in
Austria-Hungary, 4J2Q bushels In the
Netherlands, &S8 bmshehi In Germany
(rye consumption being high), 0.83
bushel In British India, and. 02
bushel in Japan, rice consumption be being
ing being high in the last two countries.
The Better Kind.
"Don't yon think pilot gunboats
when they ge to sea In a fog ought to
take signal gunsT"
"I should think they could' thread
their way better with needle guns.
"Why don't yon ever call me upT" ;
"Since they put la metered service
I'm not as liberal with my conversa conversation
tion conversation as I used to be."
American Wheat Fields. i
The wheat field of the United States
in 1918 was four-fifths the site of the
kingdom of Austria and more than;
eight times the size of Belgium. j
You can get a 96-pound sack of
Gold Medal Flour for $6.25, at H. B.
Whittington's," corner South Eighth
and Orange avenue. 18-2t
Let us grind your automobile valves
by electricity. No guess work about
this method. Bouvier's (the A. A.
A.) Garage. ll-6t

Prussian Minister of Defense Will Do
His Best to Preserve
the Peace

(Associated Press)
Berlin, July 19. Reminding social socialists
ists socialists of both factions that martial law
still precailed in Berlin, Gustav Noske,
minister of defense, points out that
holding open air meetings and parades
within the limits of Greater Berlin
will not be permitted during the next
Plan to Insure Soldiers Instead of
Paying Them Pensions
Washington, July 19. Approxi Approximately
mately Approximately three-fourths of the 4,000,000
officers and enlisted men, in the mili military
tary military forces who secured government
insurance policies through the war
rish insurance bureautduring the war
have failed to continue their pay payments,
ments, payments, it was disclosed during the
meeting of the bureau advisory com committee
mittee committee of thirteen, headed by Charles
Evans Hughes, which closed last
. A dispatch to the Str, received just
before press time yetserday, told of
an accident in a coal mine near Blue Blue-field,
field, Blue-field, Wa. Va., in which over two hun
dred lives were lost. A later dispatch,
received after the paper was printed,
announced that the first reports were
exaggerated. Nearly all the men
caught in the mine escaped and only
six lives were lost.
Musk rat Lore.
The feed of the muskrat consists of
grasses, apples, bark of trees, water
plants, carrots,- turnips, cabbage and
corn, and crayfish.
Although millions of these brown brown-colored
colored brown-colored rats are trapped each year for
their fur, the number does not seem
to decrease. When the fur la- made in into
to into clothing it is called Russian mink
or IJaltlc seal.
One of the ways of trapping the
muskrat Is to set a trap three or four
Inches below the surface of water In
a place where he has been In the habit
of leaving the water. In this way he
will step Into the trap as he under undertakes
takes undertakes to leave the water. Still anoth another
er another way is to place the trap Just below
the entrance into his home. Some
trappers use apples or turnips as bait
The home quarters Is usually quite
s large cavity and contains much grass
and sticks. During the first two or
three weeks of the life of the young
the mother muskrat does not leave the
home but depends upon the male to
furnish the feed supply.
Restoring Devastated France.
The French government has already
made arrangements for bringing back
Into cultivation the desolated and war-
torn areas from which the enemy has
been driven. The dense population of
France makes prompt agricultural res restoration
toration restoration necessary to relieve thevfood
situation. Preference will be given to
farmers who originally lived In the in
vaded regions.
A Cinch.
"That's a peach he's with," said a
skater on the Charles, "but I guess
they're married."
"What makes you think sol"
"I just heard him asking her if sht
wss ever going to learn to put on her
own skates." Boston Transcript.
Many Uses for Gunpowder.
Black powder has been made and
used for centuries, and up until a few
years ago was the' only kind of pow
der made. While It has been replaced
for many, uses by high explosives. It Is
still in great demand. Morebf It was
used in the United States in the year
1917 than in. any previous year, as
nothing has been found to equal It for
the economical mining of coal, blast
ing of slate, blasting of stone, where
it Is desirable to get out large un
broken pieces, or In earth blasting.
where It Is desired to move a mass of
earth bodily, and where there can be
no danger of igniting dust, gas or fire
damp. )
Much Honey. Goes to Waste.
Whole shiploads of honey have been
sent to Europe, and more is wanted.
Few people realize that 200.000.000
lunds of honey are produced In the
United States alone each year. Yet
the department of agriculture says
that the output ought to be much
greater, and that millions of dollars
worth of sweets t annually are going to
waste in the fields for lack of bees
to gather the nectar. When the con
sumer pays twice as much for a comb
of honey as he did a few years ago
he feels disposed to buy a stand of
bees himself.

Number of Republican Senators Re

ceding from Attitude Toward
'the League of Nations
(Associated Press)
Washington, July 19. President
Wilson's advisors said today he was
highly pleased with the attitude of
the republican senators with whom he
has conferred on the peace treaty and
he league of nations covenant. He
also is said to feel that the confer conferences
ences conferences had cleared up many doubtful
points in the minds of "the senators he
has seen.
Washincrtnn. Jnlv 10 ThA snndrv
civil appropriation bill, revised by
Congress to meet his objections, was
signed by President Wilson today.
Washington, July 19. Lieut. Col.
Samuel T. Ansell, former acting judge
advocate general of the army and the
central figure in a controversy, within
the war department regarding mili military
tary military justice, handed his resignation to
Secretary Baker today.
Experience of Evelyn Nesbit in the
Special Picture, "Her JkUstake,"
at the Temple Today
There is no woman whose activities
on stage and screen have earned her
more sincere praise or given her a
greater popularity than Evelyn Nes Nesbit.
bit. Nesbit. As a result the announcement of
the presentation at the Temple the theater
ater theater this evening of "Her Mistake'
her latest and unquestionably great greatest
est greatest success, should be warmly welcom welcomed
ed welcomed by all local .film patrons. Miss Nes Nes-bit's
bit's Nes-bit's commanding beauty and her un

usual acting ability, both are display-
ed to their greatest possible advant-
age in this new picture. And the ex extraordinary
traordinary extraordinary interest which its coming

might, be expected to arouse will be
even more greatly enhanced by the
knowledge that Russell Thaw, the,
star's gifted young son, who appear
ed with her to such great advantage
in "Redemption," is also prominently
cast in this new production. Lois
Meredith, Charles Wellsley and Eu
gene Strong are a few of the many
other eminent film players included in
the supporting company.
"Her Mistake" was .created espec

ially for portrayal by Miss Nesbit. It

is. an unusual story which not only
gives her great opportunity for the
display of her histrionic versatility
and emotional acting power,- but pro provides
vides provides a legitimate reason for the dis
closure of a wardrobe of wonderful
gowns. Early in the play she is seen
as a simple, unsophisticated country
maiden whose familiar costume is a
gingham aphon. Later as the wife of
wealthy young city man she wears
some marvel ouse modiste's creations.
Today, 19th: Evelyn Nesbit and
son, Russell Thaw, in "Her Mistake.
Roman Cowboy," comedy.
Monday, 21st: All Star cast in "The
Turn in the Road." Comedy.
Tuesday, 22nd: Alice Brady in
"The World to Live In." News.
Wednesday, 23rd: Peggy Hyland in
"Miss Adventure." Mutt and Jeff.
Thursday, 24th: Pauline Frederick
in "Fedora."
Friday, 25th: Geraldine Farrar, in
"Shadows." Hearst News.
Saturday, 26th: "A Woman's Ex
perience." "Are Married Policemen
Safe?" comedy.
Monday, 28th: Bessie Bamscale In
"Hearts Asleep." L-Ko. Comedy.
Tuesday, 29th: Constance Talmage
in "Veiled Adventure." Hearst News.
Wednesday: 30th: Tom Mix in "The
Coming of the Law." Mutt and JeS.
' Thursday, 31st: Charlotte Walker
in "Every Mother's Son.1
The fifth Sunday meeting of Marion
Baptist Association will convene with
the Oak-Griner Farm church the fifth
Sunday fin August. Because of this
meeting the singing convention, will
join in meeting named above instead
of the 20th. R. Strickland.
You are requested to assemble at
the lodge hall tomorrow afternoon
with as many cars as can be brought
to go to Micanopy to unveil the mon monument
ument monument to Sovereign McCredy. Meet
at 2 p. m. Fraternally yours,
J. H. Brinson, Adv. Lieut.
You can get a 96-pound sack of
Gold Medal Flour for $6.25, at H. B.
Whittington's, corner South Eighth
and Orange avenue. 18-2t





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furnished on application.

Reading Notice t 5c per line for first
Insertion; 3c. per line for each subse subsequent
quent subsequent insertion.' One change a week

allowed on readers without extra com composition
position composition charges.
Legal advertisements at leeral rates

Electros must be mounted, or charge

mil be made for mounting.

We believe Herb FelkeFs favorite

cigar girl is an imaginary character.

As soon as they take the war tatf
off soda water we are going to begin

giving our coppers to charity again.

It is just barely possible that the

Mexicans have murdered one, Ameri

can too many. If they haven't, they

will some day. ...
Champ Clark characterizes the pol

icy of the Senate republicans as "a
concentrated growl." Champ hit the

bullseye for once.
,i ,BM

It's funny that the republican sen

ators who don't want America to have

any hand in European affairs are try

ing to interfere between Japan and


Col. Robert W. Davis of the Gaines

ville JSun has a convincing way of

stating things which is greatly added
ta by the courtesy he always use's in


Henry Ford can pay for so many

things that it is his hard luck that
he couldn't hire somebody to go on the
witness stand for him. The Tribune's

lawyers; ran rings around him.

Wayne Thomas, who has acceptably

and interestingly edited the Plant

City Courier for years, will take edi
torial charge of the Pensacola Jour

nal, which will be good luck for the


Senator Fletcher made a fine speech

hv the Senate the other day in behalf

of America's merchant marine. Mr.
Fletcher is a diligent worker for this
great industry, which our country

now needs more than it ever did.

Street car fares are ten cents in
Boston but as all Bostonians ; ride in
automobiles what difference does it

make ? Times-Union.

If all Bostonians ride in autoes,
why are there any streetcars in that


The request of Maj.-Gen. Edwards
that soldiers stationed at coast de defense
fense defense stations be allowed to wear

civilian clothes when on pass or fur

lough should be granted, and the priv-
ilege should be extended to all men of

the army and navy. Officers often ap



pear in civilian clothes and the enlist enlisted
ed enlisted men should be allowed to do the
same thing. It is a relief to a soldier
or naval man to get out of his uni uniform
form uniform once in awhile. At the same
time, the state of affairs on which
Gen. Edwards based his request should
not be allowed to exist. It' was be because
cause because an investigation revealed that
a prewar prejudice against the uni uniform
form uniform exists in certain quarters. This
prejudice is ignoble and unAmerican
and should not be allowed to manifest
itself. The American uniform was
always a garb of honor, and it is now
more so than ever.. Congress should
pass a law that any man or firm who
shows discrimination against men in
uniform should not be allowed to do

The Civil War Veteran' is telling of
his Greatest Battle, which Is as fresh
In his Mind as though it had happened
Yesterday. The Veterans are nearing
the call of "Taps," but they have
lived to see even the Ytfungest of us
Appreciate what they went through in
the Fiery Days of the Sixties.

The Atlantic Coast Line has ap applied
plied applied for permission to make Ocala
instead of Leesburg the terminus for
Nos. 9 and 10, the morning and eve evening
ning evening trains now running between
Leesburg and Jacksonville. The Lees Leesburg
burg Leesburg Commercial prints an article
showing that the trains are of consid considerable
erable considerable value to Leesburg and the peo people
ple people of the numerous towns around
that city, many of whom come to
Leesburg in' their cars in the early
morning and then take the train to
Jacksonville. Ocala is not particular particularly
ly particularly interested in this train, but it would
be good team work to sustain Lees Lees-burg's
burg's Lees-burg's position.
We are not so darn strong for this
suffrage thing, but we hope to live to
see the lady editor of the Miami Me Metropolis
tropolis Metropolis vote just once. Maybe it will
enable her to have a more pleasant
and cheerful outlook upon life. Lake Lakeland
land Lakeland Telegram.
Oh, it's a lady! is it. We take back
and apologize for all the criticisms
wc have made on the Metropolis. A
lady has the privilege to be as unfair
and inconsistent as she wants to be.
We are henceforth one of the admir admirers
ers admirers of the Metropolis, and we have no
doubt that distance will lend enchant enchantment
ment enchantment to the view.

Investigation of the Mexican situa situation,
tion, situation, with Ambassador Fletcher as
the first witness, will be began next
Tuesday morning by the rules com committee
mittee committee of the House, the resolution in introduced
troduced introduced by Representative Gould of
New York to appoint a joint commit committee
tee committee from the Senate and House to look
into all relations between this country
aid Mexico since 1910 being' made
the occasion for the injuiry.
The Henry Ford trial to secure a
million dollars from the Chicago Tri Tribune
bune Tribune for alleged libel is able to grab
a place on the first page of the met metropolitan
ropolitan metropolitan press. Henry apparently is
becoming weary of the ordeal, but if
he gets the million he will be well paid
for the trouble. Plant City Courier.
He will also be the first man who
ever collected a million dollars from

a newspaper.

The Star recommends the business
men and farmers of Marion county to
get busy: and prepare to make a good

exhibit at the state fair. It further

recommends them to do this without
asking the county commissioners for
any help. They can do it them themselves
selves themselves if they try. And they should

not ask the county to do anything that
they cah do themselves.
The Star is not inclined to believe
the report that Germans are leading
Mexican robber bands. There is one

thing to be said about the Mexicans

they are not given to allowing men of
other nations to lead them. The Ger Germans
mans Germans are blamed for a great many
things they do not do but they can
thank Mr. Hohenzollern and his
clique for that.
Frank Clark is right: The crime that

brings lynching in the south is far

more damning than the lynching that
follows it. Tampa Tribune.

If our northern friends had a few

of their women raped understanding

might dawn on some of them. But it

would be tough on the women.

Altho he has not grown rich, Editor

Jordan of the Punta Gorda Herald

congratulates himself that he came to

Florida forty years ajgo and has lived
here ever since. Our friend Jordan
can look back on a forty-year record

of honor and courtesy which is better

than great riches.
If the league of nations should bu
approved by the people, looks like
Wm. Howard Taft would be the log logical
ical logical republican candidate for presi president.
dent. president. Tampa Times.
He is the best man they have any anyway.
way. anyway. Senator Hulley says that the
League of Nations is '-the United
States of the World. What a pity
that Florida can't elect Hully to take
Jim Reed's place in the Seante.



Sunday school at 9:45.
The pastor is teaching the Baraca
class and extends an earnest invita invitation
tion invitation to men of all ages to join the
11 a. m. Preaching by the pastor.
A gospel sermon dealing with prac practical
tical practical Christianity.
7 p. m. Junior and Senior unions.
A time and place where young and
old may train for Christian service.
8 p. m. Evangelistic sermon by the
pastor, followed by baptism.
Our motto for the hot season is:
"Forty-five minute service, chock full
of gospel singing and preaching."
"Give your better self a chance."
C. M. Brittain, Pastor.
9:45 a. m. Sunday school.
L. W. Duval, superintendent.
11 a. m. Preaching by the pastor.
Subject, Matt. 12:50.
7:15 p. m. Epworth League.
8 p. m. Preaching by the pastor.
Text, Luke 24:31.
8 p. m. Wednesday, prayer meet meeting.
ing. meeting. Topic, "Stepping Heavenward."
You are cordially invited to all our
services and will receive a hearty wel welcome.
come. welcome. The Methodist church with its
good ventilation and electric fans is
the coolest place for a gathering in
town. Come and worship with us.
Smith Hardin, Pastor.
Grace (Episcopal)
Fifth Sunday After Trinity
8 a. m. Holy communion.
9:45 a. m. Sunday school.
11 a. m. Morning prayer and ser sermon.
mon. sermon. Subject, "Religion in Familiar Familiarity
ity Familiarity with Christ."
8 p. m. Evening prayer and ad address.
dress. address.
Sunday school at 10 o'clock. Mrs.
Jennie Whitfield, superintendent.
St. Philip's Catholic
For the summer months, divine ser services
vices services will be held as follows:
9 a. m. every first Sunday of the
month. 10 a. m. the other Sundays.
5 p. m., vespers every Sunday.
Sunday school 8 a. m. every first
Sunday, 9 a. m. other Sundays.
'Every day service at 7 a. m.

All sincere Christians are welcome.

Rev. D. Bottolacio.
Christian Science Society
10 a. m. Sunday school.
11 a. m. Sunday service.
8 p. m. Wednesday.

Reading room Commercial Bank

building, second floor, open daily ex
cept Sunday, from 3 to 5 p. m.

Use the Star's Unclassified Column

We have bean seed for fall plant

ing; Wadwell Kidney Wax at $10 per

bushel; green beans at $9 per bushel.

14-tf Ocala Seed Store.

Notice is hereby given that under
and by virtue of a final decree enter entered
ed entered by the circuit court of the Fifth
Judicial Circuit of Florida, in and for
Marion county, in chancery, of date
July 5, 1919, in a certain cause there therein
in therein pending in which Georgia Loan &
Trust Company, a corporation, is
complainant, and Buena O. Denison,
et al, are defendants, I, the under undersigned
signed undersigned special master in chancrey, ap appointed
pointed appointed in and by said decree to ex execute
ecute execute the provisions thereof, will offer
for sale and sell to the highest and
best bidder for cash at the south door
of the Marion county court house in
Ocala, Florida, on
Monday, August 4th, 1919,
between the hours of 11 a. m. and 2
p. m., certain lands located in Marion
county, Florida, to-wit: W of sw
of section 7; seM of ne of section
20, containing 120 acres more or less,
all lying and being in township 17
south, range 22 east.
'.Complainant's Solicitors.
7-6-sat Special Master.

I will not be responsible for debts
made against the estate of Gibbs
Stephens, except made by administra administrator.
tor. administrator. P. S. Stephens,
27-5t Administrator.
Get ready your fall garden. We
have new seed in. Bitting & Co. tf
If you want the best bread made
just ask for a 15-cent loaf of BUT BUTTERNUT
TERNUT BUTTERNUT bread at Carter's Bakery.



Arrival and Departure of passenger
The following schedule figures pub published
lished published as information and not guar guaranteed.
anteed. guaranteed. (Eastern Standard Time)

Leave Arrive

z:zoam Jacksonville-New York 2:10 am
1:55 pm Jacksonville 1:30 pm
4:05 urn Jacksonville 4rtS nm

2:15 am Tampa-Manatee-

ju meters Durs z:l5am
1:50 pm Tampa-Manatee 1:35 pm
4:25 pm Tampa -St. Petersburg 4:05 pm
Leave Arrive
2:12 pm Jccsonvllle-Xew York 3:15 am.
1:45 pm. J'ksonvllle-G'ineavllle 3:35 pm.
6:42 am. J'ksonvllle-G'nerrllle 10:13 pm.
3:15 am. St. Pet'brg-LAk eland 2; 12 am.
3:35 pm St. Pet'sburg-Lakeland 1:25 pm
7:10 am. Dunnellon-Wilcox
7.40 am. Du'nellon-L'kelatid 11:03 pm.
5:25 pm. Homosassa 1:35 pm
10:13 pm. Leesburg 6:42 am.
4:45 pm. Gainesville 11:50 am
Monday. Wednesday. Friday.
TuMday. Thursday., Saturday.

Total Resources


It is our aim and desire to
render the very best service pos possible
sible possible in every line of banking. We
hold ourselves ready at all times
to render financial assistance to
every worthy enterprise. We so solicit
licit solicit your business with view of
making it mutually profitable.


The Gillette Rubber Co., of Eau
Claire, Wis., manufacturers of pneu pneumatic
matic pneumatic and solid truck tires produced
with the famous Gillette Chilled Rub Rubber
ber Rubber Process have just made a radical
mileage increase in their already lib liberal
eral liberal guarantees.
Their mileage guarantee adjust adjustment
ment adjustment on Gillette Fabric Tires has
been raised from 3500 to 6000 miles
8000 miles on crods and 10,000 miles
on truck tires.
These guarantees are positive as assurance
surance assurance of the mileage Gillette Tire
users will get and get without a
particle of trouble. Because they are
based on the actual service already
rendered by thousands of Gillettes.
The Gillette Rubber Co. is a conser conservative
vative conservative organization. No promises are
made unless absolutely certain they
can be fulfilled to the final letter.
This increased mileage pledge means
deliverance of greater mileage and a
substantial reduction in tire costs and
repair costs.
The popularity of Gillette Tires is
growing wit hamazing rapidity. The
reliability of the manufacturer the
splendid performance of the tires have
made the Gillette brand the first
choice and only choice of thousands
of the most discriminating automobile
and truck owners.
The Altman-Charles Co., Ocala
House block, local distributors for the
Gillette Tires. 3teod

FEDERAL bread is the only Com Competitor
petitor Competitor to mother's bread. 17-tf
Patrons are invited to come in and
see the work of gringing valves by
electricity. Bouvier's (th A. A. A.)
Garage. ll-6t

Let Us Repair Your Car
Our facilities are unsurpassed. We make reasonable charges for
our work and guarantee satisfaction. We are prepared to repair any anything
thing anything from the largest auto truck to the small pleasure car, and do
it promptly. Service station for the Moon, Chalmers, Maxwell and
Oakland automobiles.
Our Gasoline and Oil Station
Is open from 6 a. m. to 12 p. m.



Storage Receipts
Issued on Cotton,
Automobiles, Etc.

Moving, Packing
Live Stock.
Machinery and

We have first class trucks with competent drivers, and our
equipment will move you complete no matter what you possess.




An advertisement placed regularly In te Star is one way to success.



Holland Rusk
The Dainty Dutch Toasted Biscuit,
per package 15c
Is made of fresh eggs, pure pasteuriz pasteurized
ed pasteurized milk and cream, and the most glu glutinous
tinous glutinous flour, baked and toasted to a
rich golden brown.

An Exquisite Hors de Oeuvre. An Ital Italian
ian Italian style Antippste, consisting of stuff stuffed
ed stuffed ripe olives, anchovies, pickles tuna
fish, .pimentoes, baby artichokes, etc.
packed in a zestful sauce, per tin 45c


A zestful sandwich filler and salad composed of California ripe olives, tuna and

pilUCUlU 1U UUVC Ull YYA11J. OJlVbO, JVsl JU1 - 4V V.

Kitchen Bouquet, Pure Sap Maple Syrup, Boned Chicken, Potato Chips, Pimento
Cheese, Philadelphia Cream Cheese, New York State Full Cream Cheese, Salomi, Morris
Cooked Brains, Pate de Fois Gras, Caviar, Nonpareil (small) Capers, Truffles, Franco
American Potted Beef, Green Cherries, Red Cherries, Evaporated Apples, Peaches and
Prunes, Mrs. Kidd's Pin-Money Pickles.

Avocado Pcafs, California Plums, Calarab (candy) Figs, Dromedary
Dates, Guava Paste, Almond Paste, Marshmallows.



(Smith Grocery Company's Old Stand)
PHONES -:- -:- 434, 16, and 174

Let us send you a case of the famous ORANGE-CRUSH. Keep a few.
bottles on ice for a thirst quencher. $1.50 per case of 2 dozen 50c credit
when bottles are returned making 1.00 a case of 2 dozen.





Fire and
Ocala, Florida

jS&jTT In youth we learn, in
v j Why not Profit in
n youth by the under understanding
standing understanding of others and wear glasses
in time.
Eyesight Specialist,
Ocala, Fla.
PHONES 47. 104. 3C5
rm 7
We have a
splendid money
making propo proposition
sition proposition to offer
one live man in this county.
312 W. Forsyth St. Phone 189
If you have battery troubles
we can supply you with new
battery of,any make and give
you good allowance on your
old battery in exchange.
And Sosr Stomach Caused Tfcia
Lady Much SnHcrfag. Black Black-Draught
Draught Black-Draught Relieved.
Meadorsville, Ky. Mrs. Pearl Pat
rick, of this place, writes: "I was
very constipated. I had soar stomach
and was so uncomfortable. I went to
the doctor. He gave me some pills.
They weakened me and seemed to
, tear up my digestion. They would
.. gripe me and afterwards "it -'seemed
I was mpre constipated than before.
I fceard of Black-Draught and de de-;
; de-; cided to try it I found it Just what I
needed. It was an easy laxative, and
not bad to swallow. My digestion soon
improved. I got well of the sour stom stomach,
ach, stomach, my 'bowels soon seemed normal,
no more griping, and I would take a
dose now and then, and was in good
I cannot say too much for Black Black-Draught
Draught Black-Draught for it is the finest laxative
one can use."
Thedford's Black-Draught has for
many years been found of great value
in the treatment of stomach, liver and
bowel troubles. f Easy to take, gentit
and reliable in its action, leaving no
bad after-effects, it has won the praise
of thousands of people who cave used
it NO-US
Did you ever think
of the quality of work workmanship
manship workmanship and material
that you get when you
patronize our job office?
A nackacre of Cedar Compound in
your piano will probably save a repair
bill. Gerig's Drug Store. vl


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If you have any society items for
the Star, please phone five-two-three.
Mr. W. E. Tydings of Wililston,
was a visitor to Ocala today.
Miss Gertrude Robinson returned
last night from St. Augustine.
Mr. A. T. Thomas left yesterday
for Sanford, N. C, to visit relatives.
Mr. and Mrs. C. A. Harris and two
children left yesterday to spend sev several
eral several weeks in Sapphire, N. C.
A fresh shipment of Guth's and
Nunnally's Candies just in at Gerig's
Drug Store. tf
Mr. Lindner McConn, who has been
suffering with an attack of malarial
fever, is very much better and hopes
to be out in a few days.
Miss Alice Sexton will leave to tonight
night tonight for Charlotte, N. C., to spend
her vacation with her uncle and aunt,
Mr. and Mrs. B. W. Barnett.
The young ladies who have been
camping at Silver Springs, chaperon chaperoned
ed chaperoned by' Mrs. Dehon, returned to Ocala
yesterday, after having the best of
Follow the crowd. Iteads to the
FEDERAL Bakery.. 17-tf
Mr. S. P. Hollinrake, who has" been
in. France the past year, serving as
secretary in the Y. M. C. A., arrived
in New York from overseas yesterday
and will leave for Ocala tonight.
Mrs. J. A. Bouyier and little son,
Gerald, have, returned from Jackson Jacksonville.
ville. Jacksonville. Miss Eloise Bouvier, who was
in Jacksonville with her parents,
stopped in Evinston to visit relatives
for a few days.
Mrs. Harrison Black, left yesterday
for Brooksville, where she will spend
the -week-end with her husband, who
is spending some time there in the
interests of the Cyanide Phosphate
Co. .of Brewster, Fla.
Get ready your fall garden. We
have new seed in. Bitting & Co. tf
Mr. A. C. Williams arrived in Ocala
yesterday from Clyde, N. C, where
he has spent the past two weeks with
his family, and will spend a few days
in Ocala before going to South Flor Florida,
ida, Florida, where he is engaged in the tur
pentine business.
Lieut. Olaf Zewadski, who is sta
tioned at Mineola, since arriving from
overseas, recently spent a furlough in
Detroit, Mich., with his brother and
sister-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. CJarence
Zewadski, and his father, Mr. W. K.
Zewadski, who is the guest of his son
You can get a 96-pound sack of
Gold Medal Flour for $6.25, at H. B.
Whittington's, corner South Eighth
and Orange avenue!. 18-2t
Mr. G. W. Martin is sending a few
days in Ocala with his family, arriv arriving
ing arriving yesterday from a trip down the
east coast. Mr. Martin saw a number
of Ocala's former citizens on this
trip, especially in Miami, where they
all seem to be doing well, and all
wished to be remembered to Ocala
Electrically ground auto valves are
perfectly ground. Let us save your!
power by grinding thd valves so they
will seat properly. Bouvier's (the A.
A. A.) Garage. ( 11-61
Mr. Robert Lee Miller of Ocala,
Fla., was the guest last week of his
cousins, Mr. and Mrs. John Robert
Miller of 600 West 142nd street. A
dinner dancew as given at their home
in honor of Mr. Miller Monday eve
ning. Mr. Miller's father. Col. Dan
Miller, who was a cousin of Senator
Fletcher of Florida, fought with Uen.
Lee in the civil war and named his
son in honor of the Confederate lead leader.
er. leader. During his stay in the city many
Qjther affairs were given in his honor.
He sailed for Florida last Tuesday
morning.- New York Sentinel.
Mr. Miller returned to Ocala the
first of the week.
The famous BUTTERNUT bread
is now being turned out in two size
loaves, 10 and 15 cents each. To be
had only at Carter's Bakery. tf
The funeral services of the late Mr.
William R. Miller were held at the
home Thursday afternoon at 4 o'clock.
The many friends of the bereaved
family covered the casket with floral
offerings expressing their sympathy.
The remains were laid to rest in
Greenwood cemetery. The pall bear bearers
ers bearers were Messrs. A. C. Blowers, D. E.
Mclver, F. M. Vinton, L. M. Murray,
C. L. Adams and R. L. Martin. Mr.
Miller was born in Blaine, Pa., Feb.
18, 1866. When twenty years of age
he went to Illinois, where he was en engaged
gaged engaged in farming for a good many
years. On October 18th, 1893, he was
married to Miss Blanch Lampher of
Kirkwood, 111. To this union were
born six children, three dying in in in-fancyy
fancyy in-fancyy and Edith, who died in 1912
at the age of sixteen years. Those
living to mourn with their mother are
Marjorie and Mrs. John Felts. In
1910 Mr. Miller moved with his fam family
ily family to Ocala, and later bought a farm

near Ocala. About this time he be began
gan began to suffer with rheumatism, which
kept getting worse and he had to give give-up
up give-up farming. He went fTo-Hot Springs,
Ark., last October in hopes of regain regaining
ing regaining his health. While there he had
two attacks of influenza which left
him almost an invalid. He gradually
grew weaker after coming home lu
February and finally passed away
about sundown on the evening of July

FOR SALE Nice residence lot, 50 x
135, Fishweir Park, Jacksonville, $800,
worth $1200; near car line. C, G.
WANTED White iron bed, not less
than two-inch post, spring and mat mattress.
tress. mattress. Phone 529. 18-3t
FOR RENT Three furnished rooms
foi. light housekeeping, pleasantly
located. Modern conveniences. Apply
at No. 614 East Adams St. 18-6t
WANTED At once, a bottler, Good
pay to right man. One who can mix
syrup preferred. Coca-Cola Bottling
Co., St. Augustine, Fla. 17-3t
LOST Wednesday night, between
Ocaal and Santos, lady's purse with
nine to ten dollars and gold bar pin
with three diamonds.. Reward to finder.
Miss Elizabeth Davis, Ocala. 17-3t
FOR RENT Furnished flat at reas reasonable
onable reasonable rates. Apply to Carter's Bak Bakery.
ery. Bakery. lG-4t
WANTED Girl to help in bakery at
once. Apply at Carter's Bakery, North
Main street. lC-4t
WANTED For indefinite period, a
storage place, about 10x10, for house household
hold household furniture. Phone 398. 16-lt
FOR SALE One milk cow; price $85.
Apply to C. A. Holloway, 715 Lime
St., Ocala, Fla. 16-6t
FOR SALE Well equipped pressing
club. Good location and doing good
business. A bargain for a hustler. Too
old to properly attend to business
only reason for selling. Apply to Gar Garrett
rett Garrett Pressing Club, Robertson block,
Oklawaha avenue, or phone 13. 15-Gt
FOR SALE Registered Hampshire
boar, "Tipton King." Farrowed 29th
March 1916; $60. Apply to N. W.
Harison, Oklawaha. Fla. 7-15-6t
WOOD Phone 146 for all lenghths
oak or pine wood; thoroughly season seasoned.
ed. seasoned. Special price on quantity orders.
Put in your winter supply now.
Smoak's Wood Yard. 15-tf
WOOD FOR SALE Straight split
pine stove wood any length; $3.50 per
strand, delivered. Address G. C.
Folks, Route B, Ocala, Fla. 12-6t
Furniture bought and sold. Get
prices elsewhere, then see me
there's a sale made on one side or the
other. I have expert mechanics to put
in good condition anything you have,
such as furniture, lawn mowers, sew sewing
ing sewing machines, scissors, knives, saws,
pots, pans and all kinds of enamel-
ware. Repair all kinds of broken
castings. Call at 310, 312 and' 314
South Main street. 30-tf
WANTED At jonce, small office
safe. Mnst be in good condition
and cheap for cash, Address,
giving price, Safe, care of Ocala
Slar. 11-3-
For skin and scalp diseases, dandruff
and falling hair, at all druggists. 9 26t
OCALA LODGE NO. 286. B. P. O. E.
Ocala Lodge No. 286, Benevolent
and Protective Order of Elks, xnets
the second and fourth Tuesday eve evenings
nings evenings in each month. Visiting breth brethren
ren brethren always welcome. Lodge rooms
upstairs over Troxler's and The Book
Shop, 113 Maui street.
J. H. Spencer, E. R.
E. J. Crook, Secretary.
Use the Star's Unclassified Column


The time is now here for the farmers to buy their
feeders for this fall, and winter. We will be glad to
finance any good farmer in this line of business. Come
in and talk the matter- over with us.
Jno. L. Edwards, President

Fort King Camp No. 14 meets at
K. of P. hall at 8 p. m. every sec second
ond second and fourth Friday. Visiting sov sovereigns
ereigns sovereigns are always welcome.
W. W. Stripling, C. a
Chas. K. Sage. Clerk.
Marion-Dunn Lodge No. 19, F. & A.
M., meets on the first and thira
Thursday evenings of each month at
8 o'clock until further notice.
H. O. Cole, W. M.
Jake Brown, Secretary.
Ocala Chapter No. 29, O. E. S.,
meets at Yonge's hall the second and
fourth Thursday evenings of each
month at 8 o'clock.
Mrs. Isabel Wesson, W. M.
Mrs. Susan Cook, Secretary.
Tulula Lodge No. 22, I. O. O. Fn
meets every Tuesday evening in the
Odd Fellows' hall on the third floor of
he Star ooffice building at 8 oxlock
promptly. A warm welcome always
extended to visiting brothers.
H. R. Luffman, N. G.
Jake Brown, Secretary.
Regular convocations of the Ocala
Chapter No. 13, R. A. LL, on the first
Friday in every month at 8 p. m.
C. E. Connor, H. P.
Jake Brown, Secretary.
Ocala Lodge No. 19. Conventions
held every Monday evening at 8
at the Castle Hall, over the G. G
Greene Co. drugstore. A cordial wel welcome
come welcome to visiting brothers.
W. W. Stripling, C. C.
Chas. K. Sage, K. of R. & S.
Miriam Rebekah Lodge No. 15
meets the first and third Monday eve evenings
nings evenings in each month in the Odd Fel
lows' hall at 8 o'clock.
Mrs. W. T. Whitley, N. G.
EUoise Bouvier, Secretary.
According to Both Railroad and Local
Time Schedules
Seaboard Air Line
R. R. Time (Northbound) Local Time
Ar. Lv. Ar. Lv.
l:35p l:55p No. 4 12:35pl2:55p
4:05p 4:05p No. 16 3:05p 3:05p
2:15a 2:20a No. 2 1:15a- 1:20a
Ar. Lv. Ar. Lv.
l:30p l:50p No. 3 12:30pl2:50p
4:25p 4:25p No. 15 3:25p 3:25p
2:10a 2:15a No. 1 1:10a 1:15a
Atlantic Coast Line
(Main Line Northbound)
Ar. Lv. Ar. Lv.
6:42a 6:42a No. 10 5:42a 5:42a
1:25d l:45n No. 40 12:25d 12:45o
2:12a 2:12a No. 38. 1:12a 1:12a
(Main Line Southbound)
Ar. Lv. Ar. LvV
3:16a 3:16a No. 37 2:16a 2:16a
3:35d 3:35d No. 39 2:35i. 2:35n
10:13pl0:13p No. 9 9:13p 9:13p
(Branches, Southbound)
Ar. Lv. Ar. Lv.
7:10a 7:10a No. tl51 6:10a 6:10a
7:40a 7:40a No. 135 6:40a 6:40a xr. X4iii
3:25p No. 49 2:25p
"HSunnv JirrO: For Wilcox. Mon-
dav. Wednesdav and Fridav.
1( Sunny Jim):For Lakeland, Tues-
dnv. Thursdav and Satnrdav.
tIDaily except bunday irom Wil
For Homosassa.
(Branches, Northbound)
Ar. Lv. Ar. Lv.
l:53p No. 48 12:53p
6:45p No. J150 5:45p
10:48d No. t32 9:4Sd
4:45p No. ftl40 3:45p
TXDaily except Sunday for Wilcox.
From Homosassa.
t(Sunny Jim): From Wilcox, Mon Mon-dav.
dav. Mon-dav. Wednesdav and Fridav.
t (Sunny Jim): From Lakeland,
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday.
Oklawaha Valley
Ar. Lv. Ar. Lv.
l:00p No. 71 12:00p
I f Northbound 1
3:30p No. 72 20?

Oof Wagons Sttartt Omt
Oiu Tiunnie

Delays are sometimes unavoidable, but more frequently they
are occasioned by a little carelessass or a lack of thought fulness
on the part of customers. e. x!i?7i:
For instance, by servants gossiping with the driver.
Or by servants allowing the wagon to go by and then endeav endeavoring
oring endeavoring to induce the driver to double back.
Please have a close watch kept for the wagon at your home.
Please see that the servants do not waste the driver's time, and
also that the driver does not linger when he has delivered the ice.
By co-operating with us in these seemingly small matters you
will be doing public service you will be assisting in the relief of
hot, tired humanity. We are couniing on you..

(Ocala flee &

No chars? for delivery of caskets anywhere day or night.
Licensed Embalmera
Office Phono 10 Night Phones 225 or 423

Send Us Your

They will


Schedule oi


Comfortable Bus Will Unlil Further Notice
Run Between Ocala and Silver Spring on
Sundays and Thursdays on the iollowinu
Schedule, Leaving Ocala Irom Court House.
Thursday' Schedule Sunday's Schedule

Lv. Ocala Lv. Silver Spgs.
1:30 P. M.. 2:00 P. M.
3:30 P. M 4:00 P. M.
5:30 P. 51 7:00 P. M.
7:30 P. M 8:00 P. 31.
9:30 P. M 10:00 P. M.

EcL Cannmlclnael, Proprietor

Jacksonville Florida.

In the heart ol the city with Hemming Park for a front yard.
Every modern convenience in' each room. Dining room service is
second to none.
RATES From $1.50 per day per person to $6.

An ad. in the Star will bring you


PacMog Co.
Lv. Ocala Lr. Silver Spss.
9:00 A. 3L 2:00 P. JL
1:30 P. SL: 4:00 P. 1L
3:30 P. M. 7:00 P. IL
5:30 P. M. 8.-00 P. IL
9:30 P. 31....!.;. 10:00 P. JL
good returns on the investment. Try it.



Miss Annabelle Wesson has accept accepted
ed accepted a position as stenographer with the
Marion Hardware Company.
Mrs. C. C. Bailey of Green Cove
Springs is in the city for a visit to
her sister.- Miss Rpna Smith.
in business ways worked his way up
to a sergeantcy. His friends are very
glad that he is home.
meantime; the department, owing to
the new machine, is in pretty good
shape to fight a blaze.
The mission study class of the
Methodist church will meet Monday
afternoon with Mrs. G. W. Martin.
The subject to be studied is "Making
America Safe," and the leader of the
devotional will be Miss Ada Michael.
Twelve ladies will take part in the
discussion, and after the study, there
will be a social half hour, and light
refreshments will be served.


Mclver &4MacKay have the con contract
tract contract for the cenent walks to be built
around the high school grounds.
FEDERAL bread is the only com competitor
petitor competitor to mother's bread. 17-tf
Miss Mattie7 Lou Worsham of Ma Macon,
con, Macon, Ga., arrived in Ocala today to be
a guest in the home of her uncle, Mr.
J. W. Akin, on Tuscawilla street.
Mrs. J. D. Rooney and son, Tuck
Rooney; who formerly lived in Ocala,
will arrive this afternoon from Tarn
pa to be the guests 6f Mrs. Seymour
over Sunday.
Pretty and piquant Madge Kennedy
presented "Day Dream3" to the Tem

ple audience in her usual- charmjng
and clever way yesterday. Madge im improves
proves improves with every picture.
Our young friend, James J. Guynn,
otherwise known as "Jeff," came home
from France the other day and slipped
back into the stream of business and
social life as easily and quietly as a
duck would launch into a millpond.
Mr. Guynn was among the first of the

selected men to go away, ne was as assigned
signed assigned to the indispensable S. O. S.,
and being a hard worker well versed



Let us vulcanize your old, worn,
blown-out tires and add greatly to
their value and their length of serv service.
ice. service. Thrift is the national watchword
and today thrift in auto and cycle
tires is essential. Vulcanizing is as
valuable to used tires as repairing is
to used shoes.
Oklawaha Ave '. Ocala, Fla.

Careful Estimates made on all Con Contract
tract Contract work. Gives More and Better
Work for the Honey than any other
eotrtor In t6 city.

Mr. J. E. Branch, a farmer of the
Summer-field section, lost a mule and
a horse, both valuable animals, by
lightning last Sunday. Both animals
were out in the open field when struck.
Ladies use Nailoid Cuticle pack packages,
ages, packages, and keep your nails in good
shape. Sold only at Gerig's Drug Store
at 25 cents the package. tf
The report day before "yesterday
that .Ledger Weatherbee had reached
home was a little premature. Ledger
has reached Amrica from France, and
will soon be back among his Marion
county friends.
Mr. M. D. Watson received the wel welcome
come welcome news today that his son Otis,
landed in New York a few days ago.
Otis is now stationed at Camp Mer Mer-ritt,
ritt, Mer-ritt, but will soon be sent to Camp
Gordon to be discharged. This Mar Marion
ion Marion county boy crossed the Atlantic on

the Guisseppe Verdi.

FOR SALE L. C. Smith Brothers
typewriter, in good condition. Price
$40. Inquire of C. A. Todd, Commer Commercial
cial Commercial Bank. 19-6t

The Chinese laundry will reopen
Monday, with Yung King in charge.
Yung is built like a British army tank
and looks like it would take at least
two ordinary sized men to down him.
All the same, we would advise him to
keep his money in one of the banks
instead of his pocket.
Messrs. J. D. Walling, J. D. Walilng
Jr., J. S. Knight and Gus Smith made
up a live Weirsdale delegation to
Ocala today- They said the road was
not very good.

Serceant T. A. Pedrick, of Motor

Transport Company R, Unit 322, is
home from France, where he spent a

year in faithful service, and is receiv receiving
ing receiving the warmest of welcomes from his


Miss Hazel Qrmsby of Lakeland,
who is attending the normal school at
Gainesville, is in the city for a week
end visit to Miss Mabel Aiken.

Having decided to discontinue our

line of men's and boy's dress shoes,
and only keep service shoes in these
lines hereafter in order to specialize
more on ladies' and children's shoes,
we will close out all low shoes in these

lines at real bargains. "Come and
see." Little's Shoe Parlor. 19-6t

Plump and contented Dick Ervin of
Fellowship was in town today, brag

ging over the plenty of his section, of
which he shows good evidence. There

is a new boy at Dick's house, and Dick
says he will name him Ben.. We don't
know whether he is naming the kid

after Ben Borden, Ben Rheinauer, Ben

Raysor or old man Ben, but it is a
very comfortable name to wear.

When packing your blankets and
winter clothing, think of Cedar Com

pound, which will keep moths away;

25 cents the package at Gerig's Drug

Store. tf

It being reported that Sid Whaley
had his store shut last Thursday aft

ernoon, the Star investigated. It
found that Sid, becoming lonely with

out a visit from either Ben Rheinauer

or Fred Weihe, both of whom were
holidaying, found his nerves shaky, so

he shut up about six o'clock and went

for an auto ride.

Keep out the moths .with Cedar
Compound, 25 cents the package at

Gerig's Drug Store. tf

Mr. Mack Taylor has returned from
a business trip to Jacksonville.
We regret to say there is consider considerable
able considerable sickness in the family of our
worthy postmaster. Mr. R. F. Rogers
went today to Tampa, to visit Mrs.
Rogers, who has been in a sanitarium
there for some weeks, but is somewhat
stronger. Mrs. O. H. Rogers, who
with her family is at Col. Rogers'
residence, has alsb been ill, but is
somewhat better today.
The fire department received its
new auto truck just in time, the acci accident
dent accident to the big truck putting that ma machine
chine machine out of business. Fire Chief
Chambers has had the old hose cart
hitched on behind the new truck,
which is a fast machine and has plenty
of power to pull the hose cart. The
truck is at the iron works, and will be

I returned to the fire station as sodn as

the broken parts are received. In the

Sergeant L. D. Gallant of the air

service, who has been on duty in

France for over a year, came Jiome
day before yesterday, and is receiving
a warm greeting from his relaitves

and friends.. Sergeant Gallant was a

competent young mechanic and engi

neer and his talents had no chance to

mst while he was in Europe.

W. K. Lane, M.-D., .Physician and
Surgeon, specialist Eye, Ear, Nose and
Throat. Law Library Building, Ocala,

Florida. tf

Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Walters and
their son, Mr. Holmes Walters, who

have been enjoying a vacation at their

old home in Montezuma, Ga., have re
turned home.

TO ADVERTISERS Copy for dis display
play display ads. must be in this office on the

aay before they are intended for pub

lication JThe Star- tf

Thank Heaven.
Kissing may have come down from
the dark ages, but the blondes are
not opposed to It Toledo Blade.

Small want ads. will sell big things.

He Knew.
"Which side of yer alg do

you want fried, mister?" asked the

smart aleck restaurant sandwich
"The inside, please," responded the
chronic customer blandly, as he

.reached for a SjjO-cent piece.

Just How It Was.
Counsel Then you think he struck
you with malice aforethought?
Witness (indignantly) You can't
mix me up like that. I've told you
twice he hit me with a brick. There
wasn't no mallets nor nothln' of the
kind about It Shipping World.

Up to Scale.
Mrs. Hlbrow Oh, Isn't Mr. Bee torn
Upp a marvelous pianist I And he
climbed his way to fame step by step.
Mrs. Lobrow Humph; it sounds to

me like he didn't use .his soft pedal

foot much on the way up. ''

Remember that when you bring your
.Ford car to us for mechanical attention
that you get the genuine Ford service
materials, experienced workmen and Ford
factory prices. Your Ford is too useful,
too valuable to take chances with poor
mechanics, with equally poor quality ma materials.
terials. materials. Bring it to us and save both time
and money. We are authorized Ford
dealers, trusted by the Ford Motor Com Company
pany Company to look after wants of Ford owners
that's the assurance we offer. W e are get getting
ting getting a few Ford cars arid first come first to
receive delivery.
Tucker's Garage

Phone 439




Accounting for It,
"I notice, Mrs. Comeup, your

daughter has a great deal of savolr


"Yes, when we buy her anything

we believe in getting her good and


A friend of mine who Is a very busy
girl has asked me to get her a hat.

What kind would you get her?

"If she is such a busy girl, I would

get her a beaver."

A Drawback.

"A woman can make any man pro

pose to her she pleases."
"Certainly she can. but some wom women
en women can't please any.""

Patience And when you saw her

standing at the door was she shading

her eyes with her hand?
Patrice No; only her eyebrows.


i i AmotlnCT loswl ofi Hour

Isixwdl Worm tour Mws

Ton aiid a Hali Trades
JJmistt AffiwcI
They are equipped with
Cabs and Windshields
35 x 5 Cord Tires, all round.
Straight Sides
' f
This is one of several improvements
We have sold over thirty of these trucks.
They are the best truck for the money.


k 1


"Yes, we get all the benefits of moun

tain climbing here."

"Mountain climbing? Why, there

isn't a hill 10 feet high within 20


"I know; but we sleep on the fifth

floor, and there Is no elevator."

No Slang for Her.
When he dared to call her "cutle,"
Did 8h holler, "Get the hook?"
No, Indeed. This high-toned beauty
Simply floored him with a look.

'What spoiled children they have!

"Yes. Isn't It queer? Everybody
except us seems to have spoiled chil


"Pa, what Is chaos?"

I don't know exactly, my boy, but

if s something they always bring order

out of."

Just a Suggestion.
"Will you have anything In this lem lemonade,
onade, lemonade, sir?"
"You might put in some sugar and
lemon Juice." Judge.

Its Sort.
-When one of the crowd made a
taunting remark to another, the latter
drew a knife on him."
"What a cutting retort."

Agent for Central Florida
Ocalla- -. - Fl

: w

It's Style.
I suppose you would call examining
a meter light reading."
Exactly; coming In volumes of

Retributive Justice.
The forger we were talking about
met with an appropriate fate."
"What was It?"
His acts brought him to the pen."

Necessartry So.
Friend How hot your room Is.
"Yes; this Is where I do my roast roast-Ins."
Ins." roast-Ins." Boston Evening Transcript.



With a dollar's worth of other Groceries
bought for Cash on the above Uay.
This offer is gool only on above day.
Cor. 8 tli St. and Orange Ave.
Ocala FlorMa




ft "1 - V; f Sir 'r T



We Have All the Newest Styles
and all the Standard Shapes and Shapes
Anything You Want
either in bulk or boxes any radef any style. You
know there is personality and distinctiveness in the
style of stationery you use.


This line o' type is placed here to remind you that advertising- pay.

Advertise and get Results.

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