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Weather Forecast: Fair tonight
and Thursday; rising temperature to tonight.
night. tonight. OGALA, FLORIDA, WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 24, 1919.
VOL. 26, NO. 306
ITI SAYS HE
TRAIN LOADED WILL COfflUE
WITH D. T. SEVERAL WEEKS
If OSED ON BY
SllllS A! DANIELS
Appointed by Governor Catts to be
Public School Superintendent and
County Commissioner for District 1.
Tallahassee, Fla., Oct. 24.
To" the Star, Ocala, Fla.:
Cam succeeds Brinson and Bruce
Meffert succeeds Cam.
HAS AN EYE ON
, THE WHITE HOUSE
In Which Direction the Adriatic Cat
Will Jump Before He Re Returns
turns Returns to Italy
Vice President Marshall Thinks
Would Like to Drop the
Rome, Dec. 24. Premier Nitti in informed
formed informed the council of ministers yes yesterday
terday yesterday he would leave for Paris Thurs Thursday
day Thursday and would return only after hav having
ing having obtained a definite settlement of
the Fiume and Adriatic question.
While on his Way from Paris to Monte
Indianapolis, Dec. 24. Vice Presi President
dent President Thomas R. Marshall has pro-
' i i i i j i ucA .. I
cency unu siaiea ne was xeu up vu
the United States Senate after seven
years as presiding officer and would
not seek election to that body from
Mr. Marshall predicted that "any "anything
thing "anything might happen" at the demo demo-ciatic
ciatic demo-ciatic convention, and said he would
venture no prediction as to the possi possible
ble possible nominee of the party.
ABOUT TO BUMP
THE CHINESE OFF
Miami, Dec 24. Twelve' Chinese
en route for Cuba under guard, were
bruised when the southbound Over Overseas
seas Overseas Limited for Key West on the
Florida East Coast Railway collided
with a northbound freight at Jensen,
near here early today.. It is said the
limited ran by the meeting point.
Notice is hereby given that the an annual
nual annual meeting of the stockholders of
the Mutual Mining Company will be
held at the office of the company in
Ocala, Florida, on Wednesday, De December
cember December 31, '1919, noon.
Geo. F. Armstrong, Pres.
Robert W. Groves, See'y.
December 17, 1919, Ocala, Fla.
Silver vanity cases. Just the thing
for Christmas gifts. J. Chas. Smith. 2t
MARK TWAIN and all the best
humorous BOOKS at THE BOOK
(Associated Press ....
Nice, Dec. 24.Arthur Capel, polit political
ical political secretary to the" inter-allied war
committee during the war, was killed
last night in an auto accident en route
from Paris to Monte Carlo.
CHRISTMAS SERVICES AT
GRACE EPISCOPAL CHURCH
8 a. m. Holy communion.
10:30 a. m. Christmas service,
holy communion and short sermon on
"The Nativity of Our Lord."
A cordial invitation is extended to
Christian people of all denominations
to come and worship the one time
Babe of Bethlehem.
Will be open one hour after arrival
of train for delivery of papers on
Christmas day. The SPECIALTY
SHOP, A. E. Gerig. It
We buy all kinds of furs. Ocala
Exchange and Hide Co. 6-lm
Fine Cameos and Bar Pins at THE
BOOK SHOP. 20-4t
Fig, citron, walnut, marble, cherry
and raisin cakes at Carter's Bakery. 3t
Victrolas at THE BOOK SHOP. The
supply is limited., 20-4t
CRANE'S Linen Lawn and. High Highland
land Highland Linen at THE BOOK SHOP. 2t
If you want Candy, and want really
good candv, come and see our lines.
Nunnally's "The Candy of the South,"
Guth's, "Made in, Baltimore," and Lig Lig-crett's.
crett's. Lig-crett's. "Made in Boston." Boxes large
and small. Gerig's Drug tSore. 12-tf
We are now prepared to give demonstrations
in the popular
& CRIFPS.eOTE .six
to show its many new and striking features.
...N3l DHAM BROTHERS
Opposite .Harrington Hall Hotel. Phone 193
EP AMP "'REBUILD I
AUTOGENOUS WELDING & ELECTRIC CO. J
H. L. WIKLE, Manager. Cor. Oklawaha Ave. & Orange St.
A visit to our store at this time will convince you that we are
carrying the most complete line of everything that you will need in
the way of CHRISTMAS GRO CERIES.
FANCY FRUITS AND NUTS,
FANCY FRUITS IN JARS,
DRIED FRUITS, CANDY, ETC.
ALL KINDS OF VEGETABLES IN SEASON.
Free Delivery to Any Part of Town.
, m ash cra CMPMIY
Or, : He Harrinst-n Hall notel
Commences Its Race Tonight from I Meetings of Coal Investigation Com
Peoria, Ills., to the Boozy I mittee in Washington Will
Bowers of Cuba I Begin Monday
(Associated Press) I (Associated Press)
Peoria, Ills.. Dec. 24. Gin valued! Washington, D. C. Dec. 24. Pres
in i : 1 1 li tt?M i i ii m
ai seven minion aouars is Deing loau-iioeni wuson toaay issuea a cau ior
ed today on a special train for the J a meeting here Monday of the special
start at midnight of a race to get it commission appointed to investigate
safely past the three-mile limit to-1 wages and nrices in the soft coal in
ward Havana, Cuba, before the bonds jdustry. The commission at that time
expire January 14th. Armed men will I is expe ctedto lay plans for an inquiry
accompany the shipment to prevent I which probably will continue for Sev
an yone tampering with it en routejeral weeks,
to New York.
Japan Objects to Mandates Under
Wrich She is to Take Charge of
Isles Belonging to Germany
AT ST. PHILIP'S
ALL LICENSES CALLED IN
Tomorrow, the anniversary of our
Savior's birth, services will be at 8:30
a. m., 9 a. m., :30 a. m. and at 4:30
All cordially invited.
Rev. D. Bottolacio.
RAILROAD MEN WILL
HAVE A SHORT REST
Recent Permission of War Board to
Sell Arms to Mexico
Washington, Dec. 24. Revocation
effective January 1st of all licenses
issued by the war trade board prior
to last September 30th for the expor
tation of arms and munitions of war
to Mexico was announced today by
Paris, Dec. 24. Japan's represen representative
tative representative in the supreme council has ob objected
jected objected to four of the mantrates under
which Japan would administer the
foAner German colonies in the Pacific
alloted to her charge. Time has been
aske dto refer the question to the
Tckio government. m Meanwhile, the
council holds the adoption of the man-
date in abeyance. The mandate ques ques-(tion
(tion ques-(tion was taken up today by the coun coun-cil.
cil. coun-cil. which considered drafts prepared
an dadopted giving mandates in Af Africa
rica Africa to Great Britain and Belgium.
NINE PATIENTS MISSING
From Connecticut Hospital for the In Insane,
sane, Insane, Which was Partly Burn Burn-ed
ed Burn-ed Last Night
Mr. W. P. Huckaby, A. C. L. agent, the state department.
Has receivea tne ionowing oraer
from the division superintendent:
"Gainesville, Fla.. Dec. 22. The fol
lowing trains will be annulled Thurs Thursday,
day, Thursday, Dec. 25th, 1919: Nos. 300, 301,
302, 303, 336, 337 and Leesburg-Croom
local. H. O. McArthur, Supt.
CHRISTMAS TREES DONT
GO WELL IN CHICAGO
Middletown, Conn., Dec. 24. Nine
men among the patients in the Con
necticut hospital for the insane are
missing today as a result of last
night's fire, wsich destroyed part of
Chicago, Dec. 24. Christmas trees
are selling for as little as five cents,
l w,i,.irQw wiRiipa tn Tiotifvr'take your pick." in some places.
. .i ,t i i r t i. I l-fii rflticrpn iir tn Xl-fin with the
ali snippers mat me local ireignt sia-i b
tion will be closed Christmas day and evergreens still a drug on the mar-
New Year's day except, between the "wucrance ox locai represent
MEETING OF THE STATE
hours of 9 and 10 o'clock a. m.
tives of Santa Claus to pay the $3
first demanded, not only had driven
down the fprice, but resulted in 20,000
trees being distributed free and an
tv, cxffi.o un'ii he r-lftspH Tbrist-1 additional two carloads offeredtoday.
m. vw.wx, ..... I r i j i
J 4.1. Ja1;..at anri UKUICIS IIHU. MCC9 UC1C III
stamp windows will be open one hour of time, but retailers found
from 9 to 10 o'clock a. m. Carriers JbaJ Pe.Ple remembered last years
wilL make one delivery in city before high price and were not buying, said
' t?i M,r;0r5 will nnt nH B. A. Little, assistant general claim
deliver mail on their respective routes fgnt of the Chicago & Northwestern,
a usual. Mail will be collected from m explaining why nearly a score of
the boxes and dispatched as usual. In- canoaas were not accept oy con
r.TYiiricr ma i1 will h HistrihutPd inisigr-ees
K- F. Rogers. Postmaster. 1 uuituiuiM
CANDLER I Bhtchton, Dec. 22. Cane gnnging
is over, and the farmers are busy
Candler. Dec. 23. Mr. and Mrs. I planting oats.
Joseph Rhodes and baby of St. Louis, Mr. and Mrs. G. V. Batch arrived
Mo., arrived Sunday for a visit to last weeK irom umana, weDw spena
Mrs. Rhodes' narents. Mr. and Mrs. I the winter here.
ar i M
John Haller. 1 Miss upai isnrcn is nome irom
Mrs. J. N. Marshall returned Mon- Cedar Key to spend the holidays with
day from a visit of several days to her parents, Mr. and Mrs. B. R. Blitch.
her son. Mr. William Marshall, and Dr. Blitch is home from a trip to
frimilv. in Palatka. I South Florida.
Mr. Robert Mathews is at home for ivnss Annie tu. aiepnens iext rn-
the holidays. tda" lor ner nome m raiaiKa, aiier
Mr. and Mrs. Henry Sylvester were visiting Mrs. &n. umcn ana mrs. r.
waoV pti visitors o Archer relatives. I rant.
Ocala, Fla., Dec. 23, 1919.
I wish to extend my greetings and
good wishes to the teachers and other
school people and to call attention to
the annual meeting of the state edu
cational association to be held at
Bradentown beginning on Tuesday
night, Dec. 30, and to continue during
Wednesday and Thursday.
Bradentown is making extensive
prepaartions for the entertainment of
the association and there has been a
rich program prepared consisting of
ectures and discussions covering
many features of school work.
J. H. Brinson, Supt.
Mr. Wilch motored in from Jack
sonville Sunday, to spend" the holidays
with heme folks.
Those in the public school who have
made the required average this
month in scholarship, attendance and
Mr. W. R. Blacklock of Gainesville
and Mr. W. A. Sessoma of Ocala, call
ed last week.
Mrs. Minnie Hammons, Miss Ro
wena Hammons, Mrs. S. H. Blitch,
Mrs.-B. R. Blitch, Miss Oda Blitch
deportment are placed on the honor and Mrs. F. E. Fant were shopping
mil as followst Alhert Marshall. m ucaia rnaay.
Aiohth rrradet Milton Tillis. fifth Western Marion and eastern Levy
Shilcmor and Victor I are interested in state road No.
Skidmore, fourth grade; Virginia! Levy's pro rata is assured and Mar
Holtzclaw and Walter Cole, second
giade; Lucille Williams, first grade.
ion has available 560,000. We are
anxious to district bond if needed to
build the road. The completion of
this road gives us access to markets
during all seasons
Our neonle have finished their
Christmas shopping early this week
Protest Made to France by Adriatic
Members of Jugo-Slav
Paris, Dec. 24. Members of the
Jugo-Slav parliament from the Ad Adriatic
riatic Adriatic regions occupied by Italy have
protested to Premier Clemenceau
against the reported project of Cap Captain
tain Captain D'Annunzio to occupy regions
of Jugo-Slavia and against what they
term abuse by Italy of the power
confided in it by the Allies and Am America.
erica. America. BOLS CLAIM THE BATTLE
London, Dec. 24. The bolsheviki
captured fifteen guns, one thousand
horses and three hundred men after
defeating the anti-bolsheviki near
Staroniensk, according to a Moscow
wireless today. The dispatch adds
that more than 1000 Cossacks were
IMPROVEMENT IN EGYIT
Cairo, Dec. 24.The situation here
generally has improved following the
rtoent disturbances in which several
persons vre killed and others injur injured.
ed. injured. The demonstrations are ceasing.
Paris. Dec. 24. Germany's attitude
on the question of signing the proto protocol
col protocol to the peace treaty came up in the
supreme council today. The council
heard the "explanation of Secretary
Dutasta on a visit paid him yesterday
by, the head of the German delegation.
Holiday prices at the Affleck Mil
lirery Parlor south side of the Ocala
House block. 18-6t
Investigation May Follow the Con
troversy Between the Secretary
and the Admiral
Washington, Dec 24. A congres congressional
sional congressional investigation, it was indicated
today, might result from the contro controversy
versy controversy between Admiral Sims and Sec Secretary
retary Secretary Daniels over awards of dis distinguished
tinguished distinguished service medals in the navy.
A report of awards has been trans transmitted
mitted transmitted to the Senate naval committee
by Secretary Daniels at the request of
Chairman Page. Representative Luf Luf-kin,
kin, Luf-kin, republican, of Massachusetts, and
a member of the House naval commit committee,
tee, committee, said, he would ask" the House to
call for a similar report.
The issue came out into the open
with the publication of a letter writ written
ten written by Admiral Sims to Secretary
Daniels in which he declined to accept
his distinguished service medal unless
the list of awards was revised to in include
clude include those recommended by him to
receive the second highest naval decoration.
Stationery in holiday boxei at the
Anti-Monopoly Drug Store, 2-tf
HIE BOOK SHOP Is open evenings
but will be closed Christmas day. 4t
Stop! Have you tried Federal Bread,
the "best bread in the world." 20-tf
LEATHER GOODS. Prices moder moderate.
ate. moderate. THE BOOK SHOP. 22-2t
Angel food, chocolate layer, caramel
layer, fruit layer and cocoanut layer
cakes at Carter's Bakery. 22-3t
Bibles and Testaments, .twenty
styies at THE BOOK SHOP. 20-4t
Holiday prices at the Affleck Mil
linery Parlor south side of the Ocala i Fig, citron, walnut, marble, cherry
t r i i i. c .I i i t. i T"1- o.
ncuse uiock. lo-ot j arm raisin canes warier 3 uuactjf. uw
In spite of the advances in cost of
P.OrtTC S havp pcK tjc the old nrices.
but another heavv advance comnells us before the weather and roads hinder
to withdraw all prices beginning Jan-j travel.
This does not apply to school books. I Ingersol watches. J. Chas. Smith. Zt
We have a very large stock of
POPULAR COPYRIGHTS and it will BRACELET WATCHES AT THE
nav vou to invest in what you need I BOOK SHOP. 22-2t
x nr - w 1
during December as present prices
will prevail until Dec. 31st, inclusive.
22-3t THE BOOK SHOP.
The following program will be given
at Miss Lancaster's studio of music
Friday" afternoon by twelve of the
students. The other students will
give a musical the .latter part of
January. These studio musicals are
to be given by the pupils every
Venetian Gondolas (Wachs) Mar
Piano solo Herschel Roberts.
In the Month of May (Born) Ada
Airy; Fairies (Spaulding) Myrtle
II Travatpre (Liszt) Louie famoaK.
NPlaying in the Sunlight (Spauld
ing) Willie Huckaby.
Piano duet, Flattery Herschel and
Fairies Carnival Edgar Roberts.
In the Mill (Parlow) Amy
The Brook (Wetach) Polly Smith.
Trio (Streabog)--Willie Huckaby,
Amy Long, Polly Smith.
(a) La Grace (Bohm); (b) Balan Balan-ctlle
ctlle Balan-ctlle (Wachs) Martha Rivers.
(a) Spinning Song (Ellmereich);
(b) Shower of Stars (Wachs) Sara
SAVE MONEY ON MEAT?
We always handle the best Iresh meat to bet
had and our prices are always the lowest.
Round Steak 25c Best Pork Chops ......30c
Loin Steak 30c Pork Sausage ........... -...25c
Stew Meat "...15c
Groceries, Fruit, Vegetables, Etc.
NEW YORK MEAT MAMET
FREE DELIVERY WEST BROADWAY PHONE 110
M' Am ElecMcal Xma 99
W I j
11.11 VI rp
Just received, a big shipment of
Parisian Ivory goods in manicure sets,
combs, brushes, mirrors, etc. Anti-
Monopoly Drug Store. 2-tf
White tissue paper at THE BOOK
Funny Books of many kinds at THE
BOOK SHOP. 20-4t
Wrist watches in gold and gold filled
and at all prices. J. Chas. Smith. 22-2t
soothes, dlsln- 1 f f I A
ferts and heals I I
Burns. Bruises, I II 1
Bites, Stlncs, Cuts. XXJ tl V
Eczema and all Skla 1 I I l
Keep a Bottle 4 I 1 1
On Your Shelf siwi
Ask Your Dealer X
iQSSASS&V yel-o-pine CO,
,. n.i .TV,
W. &.Laxie, M. Fhysldan and
Surgeon, specialist Eye, Ear, Nose ad
Throat. Law Library Building, Ocala,
Gifts for alL Electric
Percolators, Toasters, Vi Vibrators,
brators, Vibrators, Warming Pads,
Curling Tongs, Stoves,
Grills, Heaters, Sewing
Machines, Irons, Portable.
Lamps and a Variety of
Speedy and Comfortable
Cars at All Hours
5 12M I
Stationery in endless
THE BOOK SHOP.
Beautiful cameos for gifts. J. Chas.
Smith, west side of square. 22-2t
CHAFING DISHES and PERCO PERCOLATORS
LATORS PERCOLATORS at THE BOOK SHOP. 222t
Large stock of SILVERWARE at
THE BOOK SHOP. 20-4t
PARKER Lucky Curve Fountain
Pens ink the point and not the fingers.
Its safety sealed. Ask us. The Anti Anti-Monopoly
Monopoly Anti-Monopoly Drug Store. 2-tf
New styles in enameled Jewelry at
THE BOOK SHOP. 20-4t
Can be roost eloquently'expressed
by a box of Norris Candies.
Home Made Candy
"I know just the gift
P o EE.
DR. K. J. WEIHEV r I'
Optometrist and Optician.
. Eyesight Specialist
IMPORTED MALAGA GRAPES
PARSON BROWN ORANGES
PAPER SHELL PECANS
BLACK TWIGG APPLES
COCO AN UTS
RAISINS i :.
i A ml
a .r mm
THE COURT PHARMACY
OCALA EVENING STAR, WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 24, 1919
OCALA EVEIIG STAR
sent; and thi3 consent has never been
'given, and there is no chance that it
1 ever will be. The brief is gotten up
. : 1 m pompous language, well calculated
STAR PUBLISHING COMPANY J People, but it takes only an ordinary
' business man to discern its fallacies.
For one thing, there are in the United
OF OCALA, FLA.
and next Christmas to make them
even lesser? (This isn't grammar, but
it says what we mean).
Ocala is the victim of. the trouble
common to most smaller towns twenty
years or more of age. .Most of the
people know each other too well, and
yet not well enough, and have "got on
It. II. Carroll, President
States about ten million negroes who each others' nerves.
:wpre slaves in their vouth or are the! Once unon a time we lived in a lit
i V. LeavenKood, Seerettry-TreMiirer descendants of slaves. The money tie town which had just been cut with
J. H. Benjamia. Editor claimed is $68,000,000 and that if dis- ax and saw out of the pinywoods wild-
' I tributed among the ex-slaves and erress. No more trees had been cut
necod-clast1 mauer posofflce aa ; their children wodld be six dollars down than necessary and many homes
' ... . and eighty cents apiece. A number stood in the shadow of the primeval
telephones j.of colored people have sent more than forest. There were about 1500 people
iiuaittes office ......... FWe-oe $0.80 apiece from here. Why does the there, and they came from almost eve-
EditoHai Department TTro-seve government anow these people to be ry state in the Union. Until they
MEMBER associated press led? reached the town, few had ever seen
The Associated-Pres. Is exclusively. each other before. They were of a
entitled for the use for republication of' niTR YMA5 Ffl churches and all parties, yet they all
all news dispatches credited to It or; a.uab ku. other and trot alonp- fam-
not otherwise credited in this paper. took to eacn otner ana got along iam-
in'AirhKf SJTuhiiSSffiof! About this time of year every Sreat y' the? td their little dif dif-herein.
herein. dif-herein. All rights or republication oi J i ferpneeq Two of them would swindle
apeciat dispatches herein are also re- journalist feels that it devolves upon ierences. iwo oi tnem wouiq swinaie
served. n.n9fm i;fnrioi e?tcn other m a horse trade in the
and publicly slander each
or woman has an existence laid out on
a similar course, and try and judge
them as you would yourself.
As aforesaid, Ocala is no worse than
other towns in this respect. But
wouldn't it be a grand little thing if it
tried real hard to be a whole lot bet better
ter better and succeeded?
We do not present these Christmas
views from the standpoint of calm
superiority, but from the middle, or
even the under side. We are as mean
s anybody in town, and meaner than
seme, uut we learned a long time ago
to -consider othdr people's views, put
ourself in other people's places and
measure other people's trials by no
less a standard than our own. And so
wc can assure our readers that it is
the seldom roan and the seldom occas
ion that you can't come to an under
standing with and of if you try.
If you don't like this Xmas ed., tell
us so, and why, and next year, maybe,
U3 or some other guy will write you a
deal like Thanksgiving proclamations.
other all the afternoon. But in the
c-lx months, in advance
Chree months, in advance
"ne month, in advance...
ne year, in advance -29
Six months, in advance 4.25
Three months, in advance... 2.25
One month, in advance....
And many more of them.
The gift without the giver :s bare.
May good luck catch you standing
under the mistletoe.
I it 1 S A 1 1 ll
Donatio We rmilH have Thankso-ivine- and evening tney wouia meei wun otners
one year, in advance If. 00 J Christmas without them, and enjoy H" the town hal1 or some other Public
them quite as much, but you can't Piace "scuss some matter oi inter-
make officialdom and journalism see it esi lo tne community, ana u mere was
that way. Its part of their jobsone anr difference between them it was to
of their excuses for beincr here, so vou sec which could do the most. And
can't prize either loose from the what they decided to do was generally
habit. paid or GUt their own pockets, too.
Itseasv to write the conventional Or they would go to one of. those
Christmas editorial. There are certain home-made socials, which for pure en en-subiects
subiects en-subiects the Star of Bethlehem, the joyment have fashionable receptions
Rahe in the Manner, "on earth neace. beaten to death, and like each other
good will toward men" (which not one so well they would offer to swap back.
Journalist in a thousand can auote For most of the time since we haye
correctly from memory), Santa Claus, been here there has been a PVlt in our
Kris Kringle and St. Nicholas, holly city council one side pulling one way
and mistletoe, turkey, cranberry and one side the other, for nothing
sauce, numokin and mince Die in Am- more tnan personal or factional de
erica, eoose and plum puddine in Ene- light. Yet our councils have always
lard, the Christmas carols, etc.. etc.: been made up of good citizens.
about as many different subjects and li our hoard of trade meets, and
then some as cards in a deck: and if after a long discussion some policy or
you want to write a conventional enterprise is decided on, as soon as
Xmas ed all vou have to do is to the meeting adjourns, and the mem-
shuffle the cards and deal vourself a &ers are out on the streets, some ot
hand them will gather in small knots and
With unbelief for some of the con- proceed to knock the matter agreed
vcntional and weariness for most of upon, and their indifference or oppo oppo-it,
it, oppo-it, we are going to shape a different sition is enough to kill it. even tho' it
course in our Xmas ed., and, if you nas a majority oi tne Doara ana pumic
will permit an incongruous mixing of opinion with it. So have died many
mt tanhors. if vou don't like it vou Sooa enterprises, wnicn wouia nave
can Dour it back in the iue. been a benefit to the town had they
However, there is one thin er we can bcen carried out.
all unite upon, and that is the spirit Our old friend Rooney, who tried to
of Christmas, the desire to feel good reconcile opposing factions, once gave
ourselves and to make others feel wnat ne canea a getting togetner Dan-o-ood.
In this sDirit. the latter Dart quet. He had quite a nice spread in
is predominant. It is impossible for one of the restaurants and some forty
any normal person to enjoy Christmas of our leading citizens present. In the
alone. Even the babies and the totlets middle of the table was a big urn filled
and the kids have the instinctive and with sand, on top of which was a small
uneducated feeling that when happi- hammer and a toy hatchet, which rep rep-hess'
hess' rep-hess' is showered upon them they must resented knocking and dissension. Aft Aft-give
give Aft-give some happiness in return, if they er a good supper, with a bottle of
can only express it by a gurgle of joy, beer apiece how peaceful a bottle of
a kiss or a huf? and amon? the real beer would make any one of us
I most precious of Christmas memories now Mr. Rooney rose and made a
to most of us older folks is the re- very gooa taiK in tne interest oi nar nar-membrance
membrance nar-membrance of a hug and a kiss be- mony. Then he solemnly and sincere-
hv ly "buried the hatchet" and the ham-
a little child. And when it comes to mer in the sand. It was a good object
those of more mature vears. whv. thev lesson, and might have done some
gooa ii among tnose present a gooa
many hadn't each had a hatchet in his
The head of a Kansas coal miners'
union is in jail for disregarding the
orders of Judge Anderson's court.
A young friend of ours will not
hang up either of his socks tonight,
because he danced holes in both of
them last Friday night.
'County Judge Smith is sad. He is
shy several wedding licenses on his
usual Christmas crop. We'd help the
judge out if we were thirty years
This Star is aware of the fact that
it is in danger of losing popularity
when it stands up for men who are al already
ready already in office, therefore it. never
stands up for such unless it thinks
they are unjustly accused.
There isY mighty little whisky in
Ocala, but occasionally when circu circulating
lating circulating among some of our friends we
catch its aroma on the breeze: Every Everybody
body Everybody looks as wise as an owl and eve everyone
ryone everyone makes a noise like a clam.
The other day we warned the color
ed people against a man named Corne Cornelius
lius Cornelius J. Jones, who according to our
understanding was asking them to
send him monev to heln establish their
claim to a share in $68,388.99, which simply can't be happy at all unless Sod. f among those present
ine saia Jones is trying xo maKe memjiney ao sometnmg xney oeneve nas
J. H. Spencer
THE OCALA GAS ENGINE
W. R. Pedrlclc
Local Agents for Oie Old MellalPle
The British premier, in trying to
arrange for home rule for Ireland, to
give the island something of the au
tonomy and right to regulate its own
internal affairs possessed by an Am
erican state, says there is nothing do
ing in the Sinn Fein republic line. He
says that any attempt of Ireland to
secede from the British Empire will
be treated by Britain like the United
States treated the attempt of the
southern states to secede. So unless
Eamon de Yalera and his gang want
to go to Ireland and fight, they had
better settle down and be quiet. Am
ericans are not going to fight their
Announces that they are now Handling Storage Batteries and
maintain a fully equiped service station for recharging batteries.
Complete line of GOODYEAR and UNITED STATES Tires and
Tubes. All kinds of Automobile Accessories, and a full line of
parts for the BUICK.
Acetylene Welding Our Specialty
OCALA GA EMGME WOEMKS
SPENCER & PEDRICK, Proprietors.
" When Better Automobiles Are Built fauick Will Build Them
Ocldawaha Avenue and OsccolaiSL
FLORIDA'S FAVORITE PAPER
Canada like the United States de debarred
barred debarred intoxicating liquor during the
war. Canada, unlike the United
States, raised the prohibition against
the sale and use of liquor on Satur
day, and the bars have been reopen
ed. Between Canada on the north andl The Tampa Morning Tribune
Cuba on the south, those who have the everlastingly fighting for the interests
price won't know which way to trav-jof the people and the development of
el. DeLand News. this section and no one who has the
Neither will they know which way welfare of South Florida at heart can
to travel after being in Canada or afford not to be a constant reader of
A SURE WAY TO SAVE ON TIRES
believe they are entitled to, as re repayment
payment repayment for the "Civil War Revenue
Cotton Tax." Some one has sent us a
brief signed by ; the said "Jones, who
designates himself "chief counsel,"
pleased some one else.
In writing the foregoing paragraph,
we have stuck to the conventional and
told our readers only what they al already
ready already know. PerhaDS we did it as a
without stating what he is chief coun-; hrlf way atonement for the iconoclas iconoclas-sel
sel iconoclas-sel for, aniwhose roost seems to be j tic sentiments previously written.
Muskogee, Okla. A perusal of this 'However, like everybody else we have
brief confirms us in the belief that! to use a few bellows from the old bull
the said Jones is trying, to bilk the sometimes.
colored people. It is an attempt to j This Xmas ed. we are striving to
make them believe that they can .write is to be applied locally. Its an
share in a return to the owners of
oer sixty-eight million dollars re received
ceived received for cotton raised by slave
labor. The brief shows that suit for
this amount was entered in 1915 in the
supreme court of the District of Co Columbia
lumbia Columbia against Secretary of the
Treasury McAdoo. The court turned
down the case, giving the plaintiffs
only one point to work on, and that
was that the suit was against' the
government, and the' government can cannot
not cannot be sued except with its own con-
admonition to forget some of our
derned meanness not for the day or
the week but for the year, and to use
the golden rule for a yardstick in other
months beside December.
We have a good little town, a good
big county and a good set of people.
We have a good, big (or bad big) lot
of faults, of which dissension is one
that hurts us most. We have no more
of these faults than the average com community,
munity, community, much less than 'some others.
Why shouldn't we try between now
i We take this method
of thanking our patrons
for our succes during 1919
and we wish them a
Prosperous New Year
with all the
happiness and comforts
"Why Pay More"
- Ocala, Florida.
Factional dissent and personal dis
like made all the trouble about our
light and water plant, and caused the
loss to the city of over a hundred
thousand dollars all regarding mat matters
ters matters that could have been settled by a
little forbearance and common sense.
A newspaper man is like a barkeep barkeeper,
er, barkeeper, or rather like a barkeeper used to
be whens there were barkeepers.
Neither newspaper men nor barkeep
ers are loaded down with virtue, but it
doesn't take them long to learn they
must keep confidences or have their
heads punched. Consequently they are
told many things other people do not
hear of. We have had in one day Mr.
A tell us Mr. B was a crook, and Mr.
B tell us Mr. A was a crook, and then
in course of casual conversation had
Mr. C tell us that both Messrs. A and
B were crooks. And then, if we pur pursued
sued pursued the subject further we learned
in the course of a few days that both
A and B considered C a crook. And
so on thru the alphabet. And yet we
have known A, B and C and the others
all the way to Z from ten to twenty twenty-five
five twenty-five years apiece and know nearly al
of them to be good citizens; and A
knows he couldnt' go on the witness
stand and give the court satisfactory
reason for calling any other letter o
the twenty-six a crook; and all the
others know the same of him.
Ofter strangers come here with m
tention of making investments. Some
times such a stranger is on the point
of making a deal that will benefit him
and the community, but will mee
some citizen who will knock the men
he is about to deal with, and it's all
off, and the stranger will go else elsewhere.
where. elsewhere. How often this has happened,
it would surprise the people in general
to know and every time it happens
it hurts the town. Strangers don't
care for our petty quarrels what they
want is to make friends and do busi business
ness business with everybody.
A very experienced old lady who
had buried four husbands gave the
following disinterested advice to a
stepson of her second marriage and a
stepdaughter of her third, who hadn't
known each other long enough to keep
from falling in love and wrere going to
be married. Said the old lady: "Chil "Children,
dren, "Children, you are sure to. quarrel. But if,
when you have a difference, each of
you tries to make excuses for the
other instead of for him or herself, the
quarrel won't last long."
So it might be in public affairs. Be
fore making a big split, two men or
two factions might try honestly to
ascertain each others' reasons, and
then if they tried to reconcile differ differences
ences differences they might coalesce instead of
Reflect on your trials and tempta temptations,
tions, temptations, difficulties and irritations; how
hard it often it to make things come
your way, and how sometimes they
will not come at all; the everlasting
grind and worry of making a living;
(the snubs and slurs of Jll-bred peo people;
ple; people; the defection of fancied friends
and the misunderstandings of : real
ones; the failure you often face, and
sometimes must endure; the opposi opposition
tion opposition every strong man must meet and
the enemies he must generally com combat,
bat, combat, 'the emptiness of many hardwon
triumphs; the pain, sorrow and regret
you have to cover with smiles -re-member-that
almost every other man
Let us vulcanize all of your old used
tires which can possibly be saved in
'his way. Our vulcanizing process
positively prolongs the life' of both
tires and tubes. Figure it out for
yourself and ypu will see what a big
saving we can create ior you m your
the Tribune. It is Florida's great
metropolitan paper, carrying the full
night and day report of the Associat Associated
ed Associated Press with intelligent correspond correspondents
ents correspondents in every nook and corner in its
territory. Its big Sunday edition has
the most complete comic and maga
zine section printed in this state, and
the subscription rates are only $8 per
annum; $4 per six months and $2 for
three months. Write for sample copy
and subscribe today. 16-tf
Choice cigars in large and small gift
boxes. THE SPECIALTY SHOP, A.'
E. Gerigl 22-3t
Bo (GOL1 M A M 9 S
Coffins and CasZiets,
Day Phone 253 Nlflbt Phones 511 and 3C5
L HURST, MANAGER
Opposite CourtHouse. OCcllS IFEO
YOUR CREDIT IS GOOD. "WHY PAY MOI1E"
Style fiat Shop
During the entire month of
December we will sell our im im-menseline
menseline im-menseline of Trimmed and Un Un-t
t Un-t rimmed Hats at greatly reduc reduced
ed reduced prices. The exclusiveness of
design shown in these hats will
especially appeal to particular
people. The quality is the best
and there's nothing but late
styles in the lot. Call and see
Style fiat Shop
M. & C Bank Building
THE GIFT STORE is THE BOOK
Nothing manes a more appropriate
( hnstmas nresent man a niece oi
good jewelry. See my line. J. E. Al
lemand, the jeweler. 12-tf
Arrival and Departure of passenger
trains at OCALA UNION STATION
The following schedule flgtires pub
lished as information and not guar guaranteed.
anteed. guaranteed. (Eastern Standard Time)
SEABOARD AIR LINE RAILROAD
2:15 am Jacksonville-N'York
1:55 pm Jacksonville
4:05 pm Jacksonville
2:15 Tampa-2:15 am Tampa
2:15 am Manatee-
1:50 nm Tampa-Manatee
4:25 pm Tampa-St. P'tersbrg 4:05 pm
ATLANTIC COAST LINE RAILROAD
2:12 pm Jacksonville-N'York 3:15 am
1:45 pm JTcsonville-Ga'nsville 3:35 pm
6:42 am J'ksonville-G'nesvile 10:13 pm
3:18 am St.Pet'sbrg-Lakeland 2:12 am
3:35 pm SUet'sbrg-Lakeland 1:25 pm
7:10 am Dunnellon-Wilcox
7:40 am Dunellon-Ikelnd 11:03 pm
3:25 pm Homosassa 1:30 pm
10:13 pm Leesburg ' 6:42 am
4:45 nm Gainesville 1 11:50 am
Monday, Wednesday, Friday.
y 3,1 v 0 "vSs&St "Q'hVsj
The railways of the United State a
more thaa one third, nearly ona halt,
ef al 1 the railway a of the world. They
cmrrr a yearly traffic bo much greater
than that of any other country that
there is really no basis for comparison.
Indeed, the trafSe of any two nations
may be combined and still it does not
approach the commerce) of America
borne cpon American railway.
Unittd StaUaSatvr CW
A SK anv doucrhboy who was "over there'
jCTLand he will tell you that American
railroads are the best in the world.
He saw the foreign roads in England
and France, the best in Europe and in
other Continental countries and he knows.
The part railroads have played in the
development of the United States is beyond
American railroads ha"3 achieved high
standards of public serv.ee by far-sighted
and courageous investment of capital, and
, by the constant striving of managers and
men for rewards for work well done.
, We have the best railroads in the world
ye mustcontinue to have the best.
But they must grow.
To the $20,000,000,000 now invested in
our railroads, there will have to be added
in the next few years, to keep pace with
the nation's business, billions more for
additional tracks, stations and terminals,
cars and engines, electric power houses and
trains, automatic signals, safety devices,
.the elimination of grade crossings and for
I reconstruction and engineering economies
that will reduce the cost of transportation.
To attract to the railroads in the future
the investment funds of many thrifty citi citizens,
zens, citizens, the directing genius of the most
capable builders and managers, and the
skill and loyalty of the best workmen in
competition with other industries bidding
for capital, managers and men the railroad
.industry must hold' out fair rewards to
capital, to managers and to the men.
American railroads will continue to get
world standards and adequately serve tho
Nation's needs if they continue to be built
and operated on the American principle of
rewards for wcrk well done.
Tios de firing information encrrning fit rnilmal
r iwiumiii'raiKre oy trri T,g to Th AMciit n iff -.
Z-rec(ire.ej Vioadwny, yttc Yc-rk.
OCALA EVENING STAB, WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 24. 1919
Cameo Brooches, Lavallieres
In splendid variety. From $5 to $45
Ladies' Wrist Watches
In various sizes. From $25 to 60
Birth Stone Rings
For every one. From $1 to $35
Stick Pins, Cuff Links and
Gold Pen Knives
. $1.50 to $25.00
From $1.50 to $15,00
Men's and Boys' Watches
From $7.50 to $65 00
From $12 to $35
Gold Waldemar Chai ns
' From $7.50 to $25.00
Many other articles too numerous to mention here. Come in
and look my stock over, whether you intend buying or not.
If you have any society items,
Temperature this morning, 35. At
noon yesterday, 54.
Miss Marcella McLain is here from
Jacksonville to spend Christmas,
See Allemand for jewelry for your
Christmas presents. 12-tf
Miss Beulah Baker of Kendrick is a
shopper in the city for the day.
All the best New Books at THE
BOOK SHOP. 20-4t
Misses Annie and Laura Brinson of
Eureka were in town yesterday.
Jewelry for every purpose. J. Chas.
Smith, west side of square. 22-2t
Miss Alvinia Paetka of Tampa was
in the city yesterday visiting friends.
Jacob's candy, "the good kind' in
fci.cy Christmas packages, 25c to $20
the box. Anti-Monopoly Drugstore, tf
Mr. Frank Gates' friends are glad
to know he has recovered from his
J. CH ARLES SMITH
West of Courthouse
wiin will iii tarn rm m mmmmammsmmmmmmmmmKasmmmmmmmmmmfmmmmMmmmmtKamammmmmmmammmmmmBimm
- f" li'JBTT 1 I ' Tin "if -ft f TT'" "T' -CT T? 'fr J" rrrTTTZ!VL' nwiii I ' L1 "J J T
SIGNS OF ALL KINDS
Dark and white fruit cake for your
Christmas dinner at Carter's Bakery.
Mr. B. R. Stripling of Jacksonville
is one of Ocala's most welcome Christ Christmas
mas Christmas visitors.
Holiday prices at the Affleck Mil
linery Parlor south side of the Ocala
House block. 18-6t
Mrs. T. W. Troxler is assisting Mr.
Tioxler at his tsore during the Christ Christmas
mas Christmas rush.
Give him a nice pipe. A splendid
assortment. The SPECIALTY SHOP,
A. E. Gerig. 22-3t
Kyle Wartmann of Citra and Mrs.
Eugene Cox of Atlanta. It will be
good news to the batter's many friends
to know that she will remain for a
Yesterday afternoon at her home onl
Wenona street, Mrs. C. L. Gamsby en
tertained twenty or twenty-five ladies
at an informal tea, honoring her
guest, Mrs. M. S. Dittmar of Brook-
lyn, Mass. The afternoon was a most
pleasant one and the friends of Mrs.
Dittmar were delighted at having the
opportunity of greeting her once more.
Friday afternoon Mrs. Dittmar ex
pects to go to Tampa for a short visit
with Mrs. E. K. Nelson and family,
but will return to Ocala for another
visit before returning to her home. It
was a great disappointment to the
friends of Miss Frances Dittmar that
she was unable to spend her vacation
in Ocala, where she has a number of
THE BOOK SHOF has what you
want for Christmas. 20-4t
Mr. and Mrs. J. J. Bishop send the
Star Christmas wishes from their new
home at Fort Pierce, where Mr.
Bishop, who efficiently slung lightning
for the Postal Telegraph here for over
a year." is filling a similar position.
Mrs. Bishop will be brightly remem remembered
bered remembered here as Miss Dorothy Webber,
and the Star only expresses the feel
ing of many friends when it wishes
the young couple the merriest of
Christ mases and the happiest, of New
Waterman's Ideal Fountain Pens on
sale every day at Gerig's Drug Store.
Mr. and Mrs. A. C. Price have as
their Christmas guests the latter's
grandmother and sister, Mrs. Webster
and Mrs. Thomas St. John and baby
of Dunedin. Mr. St. John will arrive
today to spend Christmas day with
his wife and her family.
Park & Tilford candied. "Nuff said."
THE SPECIALTY SHOP. A. E. Gerig.
Mr. and Mrs. Albert Katzenstein of
St. Louis are spending Christmas in
Select Stationery in Holiday boxes
at Gerig's Drug Store. 12-tf
Pretty Mary Pickford will delight
Ocala people tomorrow in "Girls," the
Temple's Christmas picture.
Please do not wait until the 24th
to shop at THE BOOK SHOP. 20-4t
Mr. and Mrs. J. L. Smoak have as
heir guest for the holidays their
daughter, Mrs. J. T. McCreight of
Duluth, Minn. Mrs. McCreight, nee
Miss Eddie Sue Smoak has many
friends in the city who will be delight delighted
ed delighted to hear of her arrival. Mr. and
Mrs. Smoak are expecting another
daughter, Mrs. Thomas Day of Lake-
and, to arrive tomorrow to spend Plentv of Them in Ocala. and Good
Dr. James Chace of Jacksonville Is
here for a Christmas visit to his son,
Mayor Chace an dfamily.
The best winter nog and cow pas pasture
ture pasture is rye, rape and oats. At Ocala
Seed Store. 13-tf
RUDD GAS HEATERS
Furnish your home with a
and always have hot water at
small cost. We have the in all
sizes and styles. Let us show you.
THE GAS; CO.
"Harrington Hall Block,Fort King Acenue
i i fcy". """"""
r i" r m
are 'the important features of our business. Satisfaction is assured
to buyers. Let us serve you. A select line of recleaned
Fulahum, Ninety-Day and Rust Proof Oats.
:, ;..rKapc Seed;-
Now is the time to put in your orders for spring planting of
AUTO ARID TRUCK REFAIRMG!
f i r I
H ON OVER
We are thoroughly equipped to handle repair work on all makes
of cars. -Nothing but experienced workmen and' all work fully guar guaranteed.
anteed. guaranteed. Inner Tubes vulcanised. Full line of the famous Two-in-One
Inner Tubes, either 30x3 or S0x3; price $3.25.
STANDARD OILS, GAS AND GREASE
Our place (the old Ford Garage) is open from 6 a. m. until 10 p.
m. every day in the year, where you are invited to call and let us
serve you. - ., ,r.
WUSm GSIGlHi WAY GARAGE
r JAMES ENGESSER, Proprietor
3roadwpj' phone 258 Ocala, Florida
The Temple picture tonight will be
Ray and Fair in "The Lost Princess."
Reads like a Christmas story.
All customers of "Federal Bread are
satisfied customers. Ask them. tf
Mrs. M. H. Noble, Miss Thelma
Noble and Mrs. S. W. Bishop were in
the city from Romeo yesterday.
A few of those games left. Better
come in and get yours. Gerig's Drug
Mrs. Herbert Crook and Miss Flor-
rie Crook are here from Palatka, the
guests of Mr. and Mrs.' A: E. Gerig.
Men's and boy's watches and chains
of all kinds. J. Chsts. Smith. 22-2t
Mr. C. C Bennett leaves this after
noon for Thomasville, Ga., to spend
Christmas with his parents and fam
Remember the Ocala' Exchange &
Hide Co. wants your furs. 6-lm
Mrs. R. L. Martin of Lake Weir
went to Jacksonville yesterday to
spend the holidays .with her daughter,
Mrs. H. B. Potter.
Fountain pens, a most acceptable
gift. THE SPECIALTY SHOP, A. E.
Mrs. G. K. Williams leaves today
for Brooksville where she will spend
the remainder of the week with her
son, Mr. E. M. Williams and family.
Dark and white fruit cake for your
Christmas dinner at Carter's Bakery.
Mr. and Mrs. Cliiton Long of Tren
ton are spending the holidays with the
latter's parents. Mr. and Mrs. M. M.
Little, and family.
Visit the CHRISTMAS STORE
which is THE BOOK SHOP. 22-2t
Sergeant Hobart Hcbbs is expected
to arrive this afternoon from Camp
Bennmg, Columbus, Ga.. to spend
Christmas with his sister, Mrs. E. G
Peek, and familyf v
The most complete line of Thermos
Bottles we have ever displayed. Come
1 nand see them. Gerig's Drug tSore.
Mrs. Harry Borland will leave for
Atlanta Friday to meet her mother,
Mrs. Parry of Pittsburg, who will
spend the remainder of the winter
"ON EARTH PEACfe,
GOOD WILL TOWARD MEN."
Just a few words, but how fraught with meaning. Bet-v
ter than any other way they express the true spirit of Xmas.
Now is the time to forgive and forget all past strife; to do
unto others as .you would have others do unto you.
In our forgetfulness of self let us remember others and
give cheer as we would be cheered.
That all happiness may come to you and yours on this
Christmas Day, 1919, is the earnest desire of this store.
"The Fashion Center
Christmas with them.
Rings for ladies and gentlemen. All
prices. J. Chas. Smith. 22-2t
Reason for It
Wouldn't any woman be happy,
After years of backache suffering,
Days of misery, nights of unrest,
The distress of uninary troubles,
When she "finds freedom.
Many readers will profit by the fol
Mrs. Ollie Mordis, 228 Franklin
Mr. B. W. Wrenn Jr., of New York,
who with his mother is spending
Christmas here at the Harrington, is
obtaining from his visit to Florida the Qf -JU.
satisfaction that can be appreciated with int in i mv kiHnv
only by a man who has been shut up There was hardly a day passed but
in a great city for years. Mr. Wrenn what a dragging pain would settle
hunts some, but it is more for the across my kidneys and my limbs
nleasure of beino- out in the woods would also hurt me. My kidneys were
and fields than from a desire to shoot an,4 tne,re were other distressing
nrno Kianey aisoraers. ine Ginerent ,mea-
gcllJJG. 1 . a J?JfA J 1
lemes. 1 iook aian i neip me ana wnen
Some new and beautiful Siilver De- Piiu. I did. After taking this medi-
posit Ware at THE BOOK SHOP. -4t cine the ailments soon disappeared
and since then, I have taken Doan's
Mr. Lawton Sims of Norfolk ia in at the first symptom of such trouble
the citv visitino- his sister Mice rrm and have been quickly benefited."
nie Sims. Later he will go to An- at "JJ dealers-A Don'!
fx,.T, .fu i simply ask for a kidney remedy get
thony for a brief stay with his par- Kid the same that
ents before returning to his home. Mrs. Mordia had. Foater-Milhurn Co..
Mlrs.. Buffalo. W. I Adv. 62.
Jewelry m selected designs at THE
BOOK SHOP. 20-4t
TO AUTO OWNERS
I am again at my, old place of bus-
mess on ine Antnony roaa, wnere l
I 1 H 1 1 Jl A 1 M.
isusui De pieasea o attena co your car
I repair work by appointment. Call
phone 393. 29-tl M. A. Bonvier.
Genuine Seneca cameras and films
for holiday gifts, at the Anti-Monop
oly Drug Store. 2-tf
An Appreciated Christmas Present,
Would be a Beantitnl
. (OLUDSMOBULE SEX.
Ocala Auto & Garage Company
Oldsmoblle Pleasure Cars. Oldsmobile Economy Trriclis.
Come and Have a Demonstration.
II EwFyfliiiig Was As
Cheap As Oiip Ice
The cost of living would be as low as it was in the good old days.
No use worrying, however, because it isn't that way. Be glad that
ice is helping to keep down the cost of living, besides giving yea
better food and a greater variety of it than your grandfather's fa ra rally
lly rally ever had.
Ocala lice & IPJacMegi Co
PORTABLE ELECTRIC LAMPS
Nothing makes a more useful or more appreciated Holiday Gift than Furniture, whether it be a
foil set or only an odd piece for individual use. In our line will be found many especially attractive
articles for presents. 0
Plumbing and Electrical
Work and Supplies
Opposite Harrington Hall Hotel
Little Men and Little Women Sil Silver
ver Silver at THE BOOK SHOP. 20-4t
$ $ t ts see ona to t.se e-ee
The Star is glad to report that Mr.
T. I. Arnold rested well last night and
is somewhat better this morning. Mr.
Arnold is a man who has won the
good wijl and confidence of all our
people and they sincerely hope he will
soon be restored to health.
See those nice desk blotters, bound
in leather, just the thing for the busi business
ness business man. The SPECIALTY SHOP, A.
E. Ceng. 22-3t
Mr. and Mrs. Alison Wartman will
have as their Christmas guests Mr.
and. 2 Irs. E. Lv. Wartmann s and Mr.
5 The kind that insures,
Against want in old age,.
J Against raises in premium
: The Prudential Idnd
S See Ditto at once
F. W. Ditto.
J Ocala, Florida.
living Room Sets
In Fiber, Reed and Fruned Oali
:Beii Room Sets
In All the Lale Styles
Art Sqoares and Rngs
In Velvet, Tapestry and Crcx
Ladies' Dressing Tables
JOak. tlahoflany and Ivory Finish
IcIvcf $k MacKay
UfiDERTAKERS and EIIDALOEES
PHONES 47. IB. XIS
Attractive Line oi Odd Rockers, Lounges,;Small Runs, Etc
CEESCEWT RANGES and FIRELESS C0HiEES
DR. G. A. EDMIST0M m
Veterinai7, Physician and Surgecn
Phone 38 M
Ocala 'Agency for HooziertKiichen Cnbincis
North Magnolia St Ocala,. Florida
OCALA EVENING STAR, WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 24. 1919
XM AS SPECIALTIES
Mirrors, Combs and
Special value in $2.00 Boxes
VailUlCb "Goodness Knows They're Good
PArfllTTIAQ an Perfumizers
1 CllllllltJo Domestic and Imported
The kind ho likes
Make your selection while
the assortment is complete
G. C. GREEN & CO.
Mr. J. D. Wilkes, is home from
West Palm Beach for Christmas.
well known and much liked young
people of the Summerfield section.
Mr. and Mrs. Trusten Drake and
two sons, Trusten Jr. and William,
left early this afternoon in their car
to spend Christmas day camping ana
. Vie have an excellent line of Per
fumes and Toilet Waters which will
make nice presents, and ask your in inspection.
spection. inspection. Gerig's Drug Store. 12-tf
Mr. and Mrs. J. l. Purvis are ex
pecting their son, William N. Purvis
this afternoon, from New York, where
he has just received his discharge
from the army. Mr. Purvis only re
cently returned from two years over
seas service. His many friends will
give him a cordial welcome. Mr. and
Mrs. Purvis will also entertain during
the holidays, Mrs. C. B. Parker and
Mrs. Mildred Lampman of New York
citv. who will arrive tins aiternoon.
La Tosca pearls. J. Chas. Smith. 2t
Mr. J. O. Price will arrive this aft
ernoon for a short visit to his friend,
Mr. M. W. Purvis of New York" and
Christmas day services will be held Porto PJco, who is in the city visiting
at Grace Episcopal church at 8 a. m.
and 10:30 a. m.
If you want Ivory Pyralin goods,
come in and inspect the large display
we have. You can get a small piece or
a complete Toilet Set. Lots of odd
nieces. Gerisr's Drue Store. 12-tf
Mr. J. B. Horrell is here from Cross
City to spend Christmas.
Angel food, chocolate layer, caramel
layer, fruit layer and cocoanut layer
cakes at Carter's Bakery. 22-3t
Miss Beulah Baker of Kendrick was
in town yesterday.
Kodak Albums, Scrap Books and
Travel Records at THE BOOK SHOP.
Miss Katy Milligan of Anthony
was a Tuesday visitor in the city.
rape and oats. Get our prices
buying. The Ocala Seed
In subdivision and is a 1 e ol
farms and plantations, also
city property, tiisolution of
partnership and adminstra adminstra-tfon
tfon adminstra-tfon sale.
For colds, take Nyals Laxacold
Tablets, 25c. Anti-Monopoly Drug
Mrs. L. D. Marsh and Mrs.
Pillans of Electra were well
j visitors to the city Tuesday.
his parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. Y. Pur
vis. Mr. Price is a. prominent man
with the Review & Review Co.. and is
en route to Havana, Cuba, on business
fcr his company.
WANTED. LOST. FOUND. FOB
SALE. FOR RENT AND SIM SIM-1LAR
1LAR SIM-1LAR LOCAL NEEDS
RATES Six line maximum, one
time. 25c.; three times; 50c; six times
. jan t 1 1
7c: one montn a. rayaDie in ad
FOR RENT Furnished
house; eight rooms two
kzlponinrt nnrrfipc. Spp
will arrive this afternoon for a few L. m. IVi UUltflY, UOlUCr
A ring, watch charm or pin with
his lodge emblem will be a most ap appreciated
preciated appreciated Christmas present for him.
See them here. J. E. Allemand, Har
rington Hall hotel block. 12-tf
Mr. Bethel Gallagher left yesterday
for Plant City to spend Christmas
with his parents.
We are the people that sell
farms and lots of farms and
lots, my! my! If you want to
sell your farm list it with us
and Idss it good-by. v
Home Office Ansley Hotel
Jno. P. Oglesby, :
i days'1 visit with Mr. Albert Harriss.
If it's JEWELRY you want for
holiday presents, come in and see my
line. J. E. Allemand. 12-tf
Miss Myrta Wilson is here from At-
lanta for a Christmas viist to her par
ents, Mr. and Mrs. W. M. Wilson.
Manicure sets, all prices.
Smith, west side of square.
FOR SALE 14-H. P. Stover oil en
gine. For Drice and terms see L. A.
APARTMENT FOR RENT Over U-
Serve Grocery. Four large, well ven
tilated rooms, closets, kitchen, bath
and other conveniences. Suitable for
J. Chas. housekeeping or doctor's or lawyer's
offices. Rent moderate.
Apply to the
We don't think much of that new
city directory. We find the names of
a number of people left out.
If it's a Kodak that is wanted, re
member that Ueng's Drug, store is
the only store in Ocala where you can
get one. All Kodaks are cameras, but
I all cameras are NOT KODAKS. 12-tf
WANTED Fresh young milK cow.
Give price and description and where
can be seen. Apply F. J. B care Star
P. O. BOX 299
Corner Oklawaha Ave. and Orange Street
LOST Pocket book at postoffice. Re
ward to finder by applying to Star
FOR SALE Two new phonographs.
Will sell at half the cost for cash.
Robert Lawrence, 417 Magnolia St. 3t
Odd Fellows will elect officers next
Tuesday night and should be out in
full force. A FOR SALE Piano iust worked over.
WhitA tissue mnpr nt THF ROOK Good value for the price. Call and see
. I . . 11 i o r-
SHOP. 22-3t : 11 at my resiaence, or can pnone 100-
Y. J. E. Frampton. 1103 East Filth
St.. Ocala, Fla. 22-6t
WANTED Two to five million feet
Icngleaf yellow" pine timber. Address
with full particulars, stating whether
rcund or boxed: if under lease. In
elude map showing location of rail
road, hard road, acreage, estimate,
price and terms. P. O. Box 857, Tam-
The members of Fort King Camp,!
No. 14, must not forget that there is
a very important meeting for them to
attend Friday night. v ;
Crane's exquisite stationery, the
kind that you are proud to send at a
gift. THE SPECIALTY SHOP, A. E.
j Mrs. W. A. Goin arrived in the city
yesterday from her home at Eustis to
.spend Christmas with Mr. and Mrs
j. W. C. Jeffords and her parents, Mr,
: and Mrs. J. M. Smoak.
The Star is an advertising medium thru which you can reach Ocala people.
The county judge has issued a wed wedding
ding wedding license for Mr. Geo. O. Reynolds
and Miss Mollie Othelia Perry, two
' .".rrrn n n fr.-'.-f . j """irw71 ""' "m "'" wggSiA
Glance at these recognized accepted standard units that are incorporated
in. and complete the Commerce Truck:
Continental Red Seal Motor Detroit Pressed Steel Springs
Torbensen Axle Zenith Carburetor
4 Timken Bearings Willard Storage Battery
Jacox Steering Gear Commerce Own Design Radiator
remember also that the Commerce is the only truck completely equipped with
starter.' electric lights, windshield and bumper.
and you have the answer why Commerce Trucks are supreme in their class,
36x6 Pneumatic CordTirM $1965
F. (X B. Detroit
CENTRAL GARAGE & AUTO CO.,
Commerce Service Dealers in Commerce Tracks and
z -:; r:nncn moto'r -car. coupaziy, detiioit. ni ciiig An
FOR SALE Must sell before Jan. 1
and I am asking for bids on my prop property
erty property situated on lot 12, block 1(3, Mar
ion Heights, Ocala, bin. ihis prop property
erty property is unincumbered and can give
guaranteed title. Lot 50x150 feet; six six-rooms,
rooms, six-rooms, bath and sleeping porch; front
and back porches; good well. This
house at present prices would 'cost
$3500 to build. It's yours at your
price. Go look it over and mail me
your offer at once. Not for sale after
Jan. 1st. Write P. D. Odell, Andrews,
S. C. 17-tf
FOR SALE Nice milk cow with
heifer calf. See C. A. Holloway, 715
Lime street. Ocala, Fla. 5-tf
WANTED At once, 10,000 bushels
of peanuts, any variety. We also want
yqur furs, hides, cotton, etc. Ocala
Exchange & Hide Co., Carmichael
building, Ocala, Fla. 19-tf
WANTED Infant clothing of any
description. No matter how small the
gift, it will be appreciated. Leave
your offering at Mrs. Blackburn's res residence
idence residence on Oklawaha avenue. Mrs. C.
L. Bittinger, president King's Daugh Daughters.
ters. Daughters. 9-tf
FOR SALE Residence with 5 rooms
and bath, large porches; corner of
Franklin and Clark streets; also
lai ge barn. Will sell for cash or on
terms. Call phone 493. 12-2-lm
In cordial appreciation of the only
asset that- money cannot buy your
good will we extend you the sea season's
son's season's greetings for a
Merry Christmas and a
Most Prosperous New Year
J. E. Allemand
South Side of Harrington Hall Block
Ocala - Florida
A. E. GERIG
FOR SALE at 702 Wyomina street,
six-room house, also bath and summer
kitchen; all "modern improvements.
Also rock face cement block machine.
Carl Wenzel. 2-l-30t
WOOD For oak wood, cut to order,
call Teapot Grocery, or see J. H. J.
FOR SALE 26 head mule colts two
and three years old. Can be seen at
ray farm on Blitchton road, 17 miles
out from Ocala. A. L. McKay, Mor Mor-riston,
riston, Mor-riston, Fla. 19-6t
FURNITURE, ETC. i buy and seTl
second hand furniture. Experts put it
in good condition before re-selling.
Repair sewing machines, lawn mow mowers,
ers, mowers, enamelware, etc. J. W. Hunter,
r.10, 312, 314' South Main St. 23-tf
PYLES & PERKINS CO.1
i (Successors to E. C Jordan & Co.) i
: Funeral Directors and Embalmers 5
Calls Answered Promptly, Day or Night v
Motor Equipment ;
117 East Oklawaha Avenue
Z PHONE 555 RESIDENCE PHONE 225 i Z
0. K. TEAPOT
j See Me I
For All Classes Oi :
; Stone, Brick, Wood, :
; and Concrete I
I Boll ding :
j J. D. McCasMll j
Z Phone 446. .728 Wexuma St.
A A A A A A A A A A A A A A ft ft ft ft ft ft ft ft ft 0
Careful Estimates mafle on all Con Contract
tract Contract work. Gives More and Better
Work for the Money than any other
contractor in the city.
6FTS 7 CP
We Have A Full line
Of Useful and Sensible Holiday Gifcs Ready for
. Perfumes, Fancy Toilet Articles, Manicure Sets,
Toilet Cases, Smokers' Sundries and other articles
Look OverOur Suggestions Suggestions-Get
Get Suggestions-Get the True Xmas Spirit that prevails here and
you will solve many a gift problem at this store
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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
FOR SALE (Wood Cut to Order.)
Reduce the high cost of keeping com comfortable
fortable comfortable this winter by buying your
jwood cut ready to burn direct from
me proaucer tnereDy saving: ine
profits of the city wood yard. Orders
A bracelet watch Is Just the thing
for daughter's Christmas present, and
those at Allemand's are being sold at
truly low prices. 12-tf
" AND OYSTERS
Tuesdays ani" Fridays
... At 2 P. IL
STEAM CLEANING '1
OCALA STEAM L;AUIT
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