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The Ocala evening star
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Ocala Evening Star
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Began in 1895; ceased in 1943.
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Fair tonight and Thursday except

probably, rain northeast portion; cool
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Congressman Glark arid Engineer Fineran Say That it
K Probable the Government Will, Dig Silver Springs Canal

IT IS NECESSARY, HOWEVER,
Congressman Frank Clark believes
that he can get an appropriation from
Congress to dig the ship' canal from
Silver Springs to Ocala, if it can be
shown that the canal will benefit the
city, and he believes that this showing
can be made.
"It's up to the citizenship of Ocala.
I am willing to do my part," Con Congressman
gressman Congressman Clark told the meeting at
the courthouse last"night, held for the
purpose of ascertaining the senti sentiment
ment sentiment of the city towards the project.
"If we can get a favorable report
f rom the engineers, then the fight i3
practically won."
i Mr. Clark said that the develop development
ment development of the Ocklawaha river already
had the endorsement of the govern government
ment government engineers, 'and that, while the
appropriation for this improvement
4 had been held up in the Senate as the
result of a fight against it on the part
of a few senators, the appropriation
was bound to be forthcoming sooner
or later. He said he thought that the
development of the river and the dig digging
ging digging of the canal should be considered
as one proposition.
. The meeting last night gave the
s proposed canal an endorsement that
was practically unanimous. Ed Car Car-michael
michael Car-michael alone opposed the canal on
the grounds that it might prove in injurious
jurious injurious to the waters of Silver Springs
' and Silver river. At the suggestion
of Congressman Clark himself, that a
committee be appointed to gather the
data required by the engineers, Presi President
dent President Rogers, of the board of trade,
and of the Silver Springs Canal com commission,
mission, commission, was authorized to name a
committee of three to 'co-operate with
the engineers. Mr. Rogers has ap-
pointed W. T. Gary, J. D. Rooney and
H. B. Clarkson.
Mr. Clark pointed out that at pres present"
ent" present" it was difficult to get items into
the river and harbor bill of Congress,
because of public sentiment aroused
againstMhe so-called pork barrel by
recent outcries on the part of such
men as Senator Burton of Ohio, who,
Lwhen he was himself chairman of the
rivers and harbors committee of the
House, reported one of the largest
bills ever reported out of the commit committee.
tee. committee. It is very, important, therefore,
as Mr. Clark said, that all available
data be gathered -for Congress to act
on.
William Warwick Fineran, civil
engineer, representing Major Ladue
of the government engineering corps
in this district, accompanied Con Congressman
gressman Congressman Clark to Ocala, and was
present at the meeting. Mr. Fineran
told the meeting that it was true
that Major Ladue had recommended
in his recent report that the canal be
-rot dug, but that, if he could be shown
now that the canal was good prop proposition,
osition, proposition, Major Ladue was ready to
make a favorable report. Engineer
Fineran gave an outline, of what the
engineers want in the way of infor
mation. Do the people want the
canal? Do they demand it? There is
a difference between wanting and de demanding,
manding, demanding, the enerineer said. Is the
canal needed? If so, should, the gov
ernment finance it, or should private
parties finance it? Or should the gov
ernment and the city or county share
the cost? Does the project conflict
with government improvements else elsewhere?
where? elsewhere? Will the United States benefit
by the canal? If the city and county
will benefit, then the country will ben
efit by it, the engineer stated. Mr.
Fineran said that a railroad could not
afford to build a station for three or
our people. Neither could the go
lament spend its money on a propo proposition
sition proposition that would benefit only a few.
"If you can prove that Ocala has
the volume of business, and that the
canal will increase 'this business, then

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TO, PROVE THAT THE' CITY WANTS A1ID WILL MAKE GOOD USE
TO OSTAIII THE HEEDED APPROPRIATION

Willi EVERY HOUR, TEUTONS AliD BULGARS
CLOSES TO THE RUMAI1IAN CAPITAL

(Associated
The situation of the Rumanian arm armies
ies armies defending Bucharest "today ap appeared
peared appeared increasingly critical. They
seemed to be holding firmly only to
the northwest of the capital. The cap capture
ture capture of Curtea-de-Arges by the Teu Teutons
tons Teutons seemed to indicate weakening
even there. The Teutons on the south southwest
west southwest were within forty miles of
Bucharest and news dispatches have
reported the Rumanian government
and diplomats going to Jass, near the
Russian frontier. The rapid progress
of General Falkenhayn's armies is
largely made possible for the forces
whicfi outflanked the Rumanian Alt
valley positions by crossing the Dan Danube
ube Danube at Zimnitza. The Teutons hold

the southern bank of the Danube to ajcents per dozen wholesale, or one to

point beyond Tchernavoda. A German
statement said the Rumanian retreat
in Wallachia was disorderly.
The Russians have taken the offen
sive near Kirlibaba-in the Carpath Carpathians
ians Carpathians northwest of the Rumanian fron frontier.
tier. frontier. Petrograd reported that attacks
here netted them the heights east and
south of Kirlibaba and more than 700
prisoners:.
Berlin said the Russians had local
successes in the Carpathians. Paris
announced an important advance in
Macedonia by the Serbians in which
two heights were captured. Increased
activity on the Somme' front is re reported.
ported. reported.
PROMOTION FOR MELLICOE
London, November 29.- Admiral
Sir John Jellicoe, commander of the
British fleet, has beeri appointed sea
lord of the admiralty. Vice Admiral
Sir David Beattyt who commanded the
British squadron in the Jutland naval
battle, becomes commander of the
grand fleet, y
RUSSIAN TRANSPORTS SUNK
Berlin, Nov. 29. Two large Rus
sian transports bound from Helsing Helsing-fors
fors Helsing-fors for Revel, the 428th Russian regi regiment
ment regiment on board, were sunk during the
latter part of October bs a result, it
is believed of striking mines, accord according
ing according to a Stockholm dispatch to a semi semiofficial
official semiofficial news agency
TRABUE ACQUITTED
(Associated Press)
Nashville, Nov. 29. Charles C.
Trabue, attorney, was acquitted by a
jury here today of the charge of
murdering Harry S. Stokes, another
attorney. The trial commenced Oct.
31st. Trabue pleaded self-defense.
your congressman can get the canal'
Engineer Fineran told the meeting
The engineer asked why it was that
Ocala had not taken advantage of the
boat line that gave a 50 per cent re
jq3S2tion in freight rates. The govern
men i wan is iu ivnuvv me reason ior
- 4- 1 -T-
this, he said. 'i
"If your merchants patronized the
boat line, would you get the same re
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OCALA, FLORIDA, WEDNESDAY,

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Press)
C TO FEEL
THE BOYCOTT
Speculators in Cold Storage Eggs
Giving ; Up Hope of Attaining
Wealth Suddenly
(Associated Press)
New York, Nov. 29. Cold storage
eggs here today sold for 34 to 38
two cents lower than yesterday.
The price of fresh eggs was unchang
ed at 63 cents. The Housewives
League has adopted an endless chain
of telephone calls to spread the egg
boycott. One woman calls twenty twenty-five
five twenty-five friends, asking them not to use
eggs and to call twenty-five others.
JOLT FOB JAPA
Many People Hurt and Much Property
Destroyed by an Earth Earthquake
quake Earthquake (Associated Press) -: ..
Tokio, Nov." 29. An earthquake to
day destroyed many houses at Kobe,
Osaka and Kyoto; and throughout
middle Japan. Several persons were
hurt at Kyoto and Kobe.
A GREAT INCREASE
Retail Price of Food Has Gone up
16 Per cent in Twelve
Months
(Associated Press)
Washington, Nov. 29. The retail
prices of foods in the United States
generally increased 3 per cent be
tween Sep. 15th and Oct. 15th, ac
cording to statistics compiled by the
bureau of labor. It was announced
that the increase has been 16 per cent
in twelve months. The investigations
covered forty-five of the principal in
dustrial cities.
NEW PHONE NUMBERS
Write These Numbers in Your Tele
phone Directory
Peyton Bailey, Maxwell salesman
and demonstrator, three-double-five
L. E. Yonce, .Maxwell service sta station,
tion, station, three-seven-six.' 29-6t"
Genulne BUTTERNUT BREAD
"made in Ocala" by Carter's Bakery,
tat 10 cents a loaf. Insist upon hav-

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OF THE WATERWAY III
Captain of the Chemung Refused to
Lower the Colors on
His Craft
(Associated Press)
Washington, Nov. 29. The subma-
rine which sank the American steamer
Chemung Nov. 26th, flew the Aus
trian flag, according to latest state
department dispatches, which said the
steamer was shelled as well as tor
pedoed. No loss of life is reported.
The crew was given an opportunity to
eave the ship.
FLAG WAS KEPT FLYING
London, Nov. 29. Lloyds reports
that the American steamer Chemung
has been sunk.
The crew of the Chemung was
anded at Valencia by the Spanish
steamer Giner, says a Reuter dispatch
from Valencia today. The Chemung Chemung-was
was Chemung-was torpedoed near Cabo de Gata, ac according
cording according to the dispatch.
The steamer foundered with the
American flag flying, it fis added, the
captain having formally
refused to
ower the flag.
Homemade ami. baker's bread 5
cents a loaf at Carter's Bakery. Ask
for CARTER'S. tf

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AMERICAN STEAMER
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PROGRAM
MARION COUNTY FAIR 1916
OCALA, FLORIDA.
Thursday. Nov. 30-Thanksgiving Day
9:30 A. M. Judging at the Grand Stand will begin as
follows:
Saddle Horses.
Best Lady Riders, over 16 and under 16.
Best Gentlemen Riders, over 16 and under 16.
Best Single and Double seated turnouts, Decorated.
12:00. 'Thanksgiving Turkey Dinner.
1:00 P. M. RACES.
. 2:20 Trot, Florida Horses, for Purse of $150.
Free for All, for Purse of $250.
Mule Race, half-mile dash, for Purse of $20.
Running Race, Scrub Ponies, for Purse of $20.
.
Friday, Dec. I -Children's Day

9:30 'A. M. Judging of Mules, Asses and Shetland
Ponies.
10:00 A. M. Parade of School Children, Girls' Canning
and Boys' Corn Clubs. -Awarding
of Prizes to Girls' and Boys' Clubs by
Prof. Brinson.
11:00 A. M. Address by Hon. W. A. McRae.
1:00 P. M. RACES.
2:15 Pace, Florida Horses, for 'Purse of $150.
Free for All, Half-Mile Heats, for Purse of $150.
Marion County Amateur Horses, for Purse of $100.
Running Race, Scrub Ponies, for Purse of $20.
Special Features
You should not miss one of the Band Concerts given by
Chappell's All American Marine Band. This Band is one of
the many good things the Rutherford Greater Shows wiU favor
us with. Be sure and ride on the new $10,000 Whip. ;
Come and have Thanksgiving Dinner with us.-.TheXa.-dies
of the Civic Committee of the Woman's Club, assisted by
the Economic Committee of : the' Club, promise to' serve a ;
Thanksgiving Turkey Dinner, second to none. T '.' .1"'

NOVEMBER 29; 1916

Exhibits are Excellent and Profuse and
Symmetrically Arranged

A
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Everybody agrees that this is the
best fair ever.
The agricultural department is full,
the exhibits are of the best and they
have been arranged with a taste and
symmetry that does honor to the taj taj-ent
ent taj-ent of the president, secretary and
their large staff of assistants.
The live stock show is the largest
yet. The blooded cattle and horses
are in the finest order. The hog ex exhibit
hibit exhibit is huge. All the pens of last
year were filled, and more had to be
built.
The canning, club people have a fair
of their own. The ladies have packed
their building with pretty things. The
educational exhibit would do honor to
a county of twice our population.
The Star reporter has never had an
opportunity to take a good look at the
details of the fair. All he has been
able to do is to make a general esti estimate,
mate, estimate, aided by his remembrance of
former fairs and the comments of
others weir qualified to judge.
THE INDUSTRIAL PARADE
It was reporte'd 'yesterday' that, the
attendance was larger than a year
ago, and the fair opened this morning
with v a lively and interested crowd.
About 10:30 the industrial parade
came in.
Ii was a good parade what there
was of it. All honor, to the few plucky
exhibitors who did''their duty?'and we
are sorry for the many business men
who did not have the enterprise to
help the fair out in one of the most
impressive ways possible.
The parade was led by the two
auto-machines of Ocala's very compe-

GODD

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YESTERDAY

ORD-BREAKII

0 Li alll v J la i L,

AIID TODAY AI1D PROSPECTS
IG CROWDS TOMORROW AIID
AT AUGUSTA ATTENDED BY
MANY PROMINENT CITIZENS
OF GEORGIA
, (Associated Press)
Augusta, Nov. 29. Thomas E.
Watson's character as a Arriter was
declared "exceptionally, good" and as
a man "good" by former Postmaster
John M. Barnes, of Thomson, Gat., at
Watson's trial here today X' on the
charge of sending obscene matter
through the mails. Barnes testified
for the defense. Former Governor
Brown and a number of 'prominent
Georgians are present to testify.
tent fire department. After these'
came the big bus with the band.
In order followed the Florida Lime
company with a big float effectually
showing,, its goods. The Maxwell
agency Had the biggest display, being
in line with five handsome autoes, just
unloaded from the cars.
Mr. B. F. Condon followed with one
fine Reo, preceding two others which
were driven by their well-pleased
owners, :
Then came the Ocala Ice and Pack
ing company's float, with fruit and
flowers in solid blocks of ice.
. B. Goldman and the Coca-Cola com
pany each followed with a' tastily ar
ranged car. Next came the exhibit of
the Savoy Cafe.
Then came an enthusiastic bunch of
the high school boys,, proudly bearing
the colors, of their school aloft and oc occasionally
casionally occasionally silencing all other sounds
with their school yell.
The National Biscuit company has
a small but well-arranged float, and
the Court Pharmacy had a great big
one.
The Ocala packing house had a big
float and a fine display of fruit in
boxes.
The White Star Transfer company's
moving van loomed up above the other
floats like a skyscraper.
A genuine, old-fashioned Florida
display from Summerfield was in line.
It was a plantation wagon drawn by
mules and driven by niggers. It car carried
ried carried a cargo of cornmeal in sacks and
cotton in bales, with two jolly coons
playing the banjo and singing on top.
FAIR NOTES
Better eat your dinner with the
ladies of the civic committee at the
fair crounds tomorrow. They will
have:
Roast Turkey with Dressing
Rice Gravy
Celery Cranberry Sauce
Baked Beans
Bread Butter
Mince Meat Coffee
Mrs. J. C. Smith is brightly orna ornamenting
menting ornamenting as well as bossing the rest
arbor.
'
The sandwiches at the civic club's
lunch counter have real ham in them,
and the bread is brand-new.
The Rutherford show men who are
well acquainted with fairs, say that
Mrs. Anna Tweedy is the best fair
secretary they have met in their
travels.
Mrs. S S. Savage is presiding over
the Christian Science booth today.
" m m m
Any young man who takes a girl
to ride on the "Whip" should be care careful
ful careful not to let. her be thrown off.
i
; "A plate of great interest is the tax taxidermist's
idermist's taxidermist's booth presided over by
Woodward Yongue of Oklawaha. It

1 WATSON S TRIAL

VOL. 22 NO. 278

Most
THAT THERE WILL
BE REC-
FRIDAY
ESCAPED ill AUTO
Up-to-Date Bandits Raided a kansas
. Bank and Kidnaped .Tele .Telephone
phone .Telephone Operators q
, (Associated Press)
Hazleton, Kas., Nov. 29. Four
robbers, after blowing the safe in the
Hazleton State Bank and stealing
about $12,000, went to teh telephone
office and took the two male night'
operators out of town with them in
an automobile to prevent an alarm be
ing giv
2i
has some magnificent skins of the4
largest deer and wildcats killed in
Marion county. It's an educative dis display
play display and nobody should pass it.
m
The Ewing company of Burbank is
selling most delicious home-made
candy at the "ladies restaurant.
The cigarette field might make lots
of money by advertising what brand
he doesn't smoke.
We noticed a number of our
friends taking advantage of the terp terp-sichorean
sichorean terp-sichorean attraction furnished by
"Forty-Nine," but we promised not to
tell on them.
After nine rides on "The Whip,"
last night, one young lady regret-
fully told her escort that she would
like to sleep on it, but she guessed
they had better be going.
'
Mr. Z. C. Herlong, who lives at Mic Mic-anopy,
anopy, Mic-anopy, but whose fine stock farm is
just inside the Marion county line, is
making an exhibit of fine Poland Poland-China
China Poland-China hogs. They are splendid speci specimens
mens specimens of swine.
Gainesville sent Ocala some unjust'
reports about the Rutherford' shows.
The city and county police have no
fault to find with them. A Star re reporter
porter reporter went down the line last night
and found the showmen all efficient
and anxious to please, and giving
mighty good shows for the money.
Their carnival is an improvement on
anything seen here in years.
T. B. Lanier of Tavares is takin? in
the fair. He feels sad over losing the
big rake-off he was going to get by
helping the Star out of its libel suit,
but was otherwise contented. He says
our friend Cash came up from DeSoto
county the other night and kidnaped
his own child. Said child was a pretty
kid and the idol of Cash, who may be
excused for the feeling that made him
take possession of it.
Gus Morton of Williston laid off
long enough from hoeing cucumbers
to come to the fair.
-
The monkey child Zaza isa favorite
with many who se her. She is quite
affectionate and fond of attention.
The electric young lady with the
LP.utherford shows, tho perfectly
proper m her demeanor, nas snocKea a
good many people during her stay
here. N
Misses Mildred and Catherine Pyles
and Mrs. P. A.- Liddell were at the
fair this morning. A friend said they
were among the exhibits country
'lasses of the of the sweetest kind.
mm
The gaps in machinery hall have
been partly filled up. Meffert with an
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OCALA EVENING STAR, WEDNESDAY
, NOVEMBER 29, 1916

OCALA EVENING STAR
PUBLISHED EVERY DAY -EXCEPT SUNDAY
IHTTIXGEIt & CARROLL, PROPRIETORS
R. fM Carroll, General Manaser Port V. Leavengood, Bullae! Manager
J. II. BeaJamlD, Editor v
Entered at Ocala, Fla., poa office as second class matter
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HOW THE FRENCH
SAVED THEIR HARVEST
Among the war recompenses that
will be handed down with greatest
pride from generation to generation
in French families are the diplomas,
now framed and hanging on the walls
of many a farm house, attesting how
the peasant women and farmers'
wives, widows and daughters over overcome
come overcome war difficulties. The soil has
well repaid the effort and, thanks .to
them, France is sure of another year
of. ample living.
The actual cash returns will equal
a record year in time of peace though,
excepting oats and potatoes, the yield
was below the average.
The country of the Brie, which is
generally second only to the Beauce
in wheat production and first of all
for oats, stands at the head for both,
yet this crop was sown almost entire entirely
ly entirely by women, girls and boys too young
or men too old to shoulder a rifle.
They are proud of the crop for the
crop's sake, but they don't seem to be
aware of the remarkable effort it re required
quired required of them to do the fertilizing,
plowing; harrowing, seeding and har harvesting.
vesting. harvesting. When one talks to them
about it, they tell him to go and see
the crop that Mademoiselle Marthe
Bon Feve got from a 70-acre farm at
Serrigny-en-Bresse, which promises to
constitute the record for girl farming
during the war when the yield is
finally measured. Like the soldiers
of Franc, these heroines of the rear
take no praise individually; there are
so many, they say, who have done a3
well.
German prisoners of war, volunteers
from the camps of interned civilian
Austrians and Germans, Annamites
imported from Indo China, Kabyles
brought from the mountains of Al Algeria,
geria, Algeria, Sengalese from the West Afri
can coast, a few territorials on leave,
a good many Parisian school boys and
last, but not least, the American self
binder helped with the harvest; but
with the exception of the self-binder,
the help was available only in scat
tered spots.
A majestic porter of a Riviera pal
ace hotel, who in time of peace wore
more gold braid than any general in
the war, and one of the 'head waiters
of the best known restaurant in Paris,
bound "wheat side by side on a farm inn
Beauce. Instead of the gold braided
uniform, the porter with his fellow
prisoners -wore a suit of blue overalls
jwith the letters I. C. (standing for
Interned Civilian) on their backs, to
, identify them as Teutons in case of a
disposition to escape. They earned
the equivalent of-45 cents a day and
were clothed, lodged and fed by the
farmer. Their fare was exactly the
same .as that of the farmers hiring
them and of the- soldiers guarding
them. That they were satisfied ap appears
pears appears from the fact that, out of sev several
eral several thousand, only three of them
tried to get away. v
The several thousand German sol soldiers
diers soldiers employed in the harvest gave no
trouble at all. To the great majority
of them French farm life was a reve revelation
lation revelation and a satisfaction that found
expression in frequent inquiries as to
whether there was any prospect that
they might be allowed to establish
themselves in France after the war.
Not all of these improvised farm
hands make good harvesters though
they did the-best they could.
After all it was the American self self-binder
binder self-binder that saved the harvest; -without
it much of the brave effort of the
women of France would have been
lost. Every machine was utilized to
its utmost capacity. In communities
.where there were none and where the
farmers could not afford to buy one,
the commune procured a machine for
the common use of the fanners in
turn. ..
Traction plows aided only slightly
in the preparation of the soil. It is
the recognized necessity of the future
but the outlay required is too much
for the small farmer. Further or
ganization of syndicates for the pur
chase of machines in common is nec
essary.
The elephants of a well-known cir
cus played the leading role in an ex
periment at Lavilledieu-du-Temple,
near Castel-Sarrazin, which the peo people
ple people of the region confidently expect
will revolutionize farming. Hitched
to a plow, these animals replaced the
horses and oxen that were requisition
ed by the army, and proved by the
regularity of their gait to be far
superior to either the horse or ox;
each animal did the work of three
yoke of oxen; whether they ate more
than six times as much the reports do
not tell. It is only the meridional
imagination of the region, however,
that contemplates the practical ex extension
tension extension to France of the working ele elephant.
phant. elephant.
The Star has heard some complaints
about boys riding their bicycles on the
sidewalk on Tuscawilla street between
the primary and the high school build buildings.
ings. buildings. They are said to sometimes
jostle girls and boys who have no
wheels off the walk. This is "a viola violation
tion violation of the city ordinance, as well as

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a breach of manners that a well-bred
boy would not committ. The Star
hopes it will be stopped before any
arrests are made.
PRICE OF PAPER
We have been notified that we can
get only three tons more newspaper
at the price we have been paying.
After that we must pay at least three
times what it has been costing us
provided we can get it at all. A ton
of newspaper does not last us long
about ten days, if we have no unusual
requirements. Our subscribers, we
trust, will realize that we are up
against a most serious condition, and
we will have to press collections as
we have never done before.. If you
owe us anything on subscription, help
us by making payment now. Lake Lakeland
land Lakeland Telegram.
In the past five weeks the Courier
has bought nine tons of newsprint pa paper
per paper at a cost of eleven hundred dol dollars.
lars. dollars. One year ago this stock was
worth four hundred and fifty dollars.
Don't grumble when you are asked to
pay wo dollars a year for the paper.
There is nothing that you can buy
with two dollars that has anything
like the value for the money. Plant
City Courier.
The Star refers those of its friends
who are sore at it for requesting them
to pay up to the two foregoing ex extracts
tracts extracts from its contemporaries.
TOO MANY MASTERS
The New. York Herald pertinently
says: ;.
"Too many cooks spoil the the
broth." Too many masters destroy
the efficiency of the servant.
The railways of this country have
forty-eight masters in as many state
governments, besides the federal mas masters
ters masters at Washington.
' Conflicting tax laws and jurisdictions-
and regulations confuse the
transportation companies, create an annoying
noying annoying and expensive complications
and impair the ability of the roads to
render efficient service to the public.
In the discussion of railway prob problems
lems problems in his message to Congress the
president would do well to dwell upon
this evil and suggest its correction by
placing the railways under federal
supervision and regulation.
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suits as are to be obtained by the dig digging
ging digging of a canal?" enquired Mr. Fine Fine-ran.
ran. Fine-ran. "Would a canal be a better
proposition, from a financial point of
view, than a five or six-mile haul from
Silver Springs over a hard-surfaced
road? Will the canal be of any bene benefit
fit benefit if Congress does not improve the
Oklawaha river? I am not making an
argument against the project, fcut I
am presenting to you questions that
the engineers and Congress want an answered.
swered. answered. The engineers act upon the
actual facts in the case."
Mr. Fineran said that one of the
main reasons why Major Ladue rec-j
ommended against the canal was that
the Oklawaha river was not improved.
He called attention to the fact that
the engineers had already recommend recommended
ed recommended the improvement of the, Oklawaha.
Mr. Fineran will be here several
days gathering data. He made it
plain that any Information given him
by merchants and others would be
kept private by him. He said that no
private information would be made
public, pointing out that sometimes
business men hesitate to give infor
mation lest it be made public prop
erty.
Mayor Robertson was present. He
did not make a talk. He is in favor
of the canal, however. W. D. Carn,
chairman of the board of county com commissioners,
missioners, commissioners, said that the board favor favored
ed favored the project.
"I want to pledge Congressman
Clark the heartiest support of the
county commissioners in this work,"
said Mr. Cam.
Mr. Carn said that as an individual
he was heartily in favor of the canal
being dug. He said he thought it
would pay the city and county to is issue
sue issue bonds if necessary to get the
canal. Whether or not the city and
county favored a bond issue for the
purpose, Mr. Carn said he did not
know.
President Rogers, in opening the
meeting, explained that Congressman
Clark did not wish to force anything
on his constituents, but wanted to
know whether or not the .people of
Ocala and Marion county wanted the
canal.
"If the people want the canal, then
they must get behind it," said Presi President
dent President Rogers.
Editor Frank Harris, of the Ban Banner,
ner, Banner, asked whether or not the con
struction of the canal' would injure
Silver Springs in any way. Engineer
Fineran stated that he would have to
go into the-details of the sitaution
before answering this question defin
itely. He said, however, that it was
almost certain that the building of the
canal would not injure the springs
Mr. Harris explained that he asked
the question to make clear this point
with regard to the project.
W. T. Gary, a strong puller for the
canal, said that he favored the canal
as a means to obtaining lower freight
rates, Ocala's greatest need.
President Rogers pointed out that
Congressman Sparkman was chair
man of the rivers and harbors com
mittee of the House, that Mr. Spark
man would leave the House next
March, and that, therefore, now is
the time to act.
Editor Harris thought that the get
ting of the canal would not depend en entirely
tirely entirely on the volume of traffic now
coming into and' going out of the city.
He thought that ultimate results to
be obtained should be considered by
the government, and he called atten attention
tion attention to Flagler's building the Florida
East Coast Railway into undeveloped
territory
M. Fishel told the meeting that
when he first came to Ocala, about 30
years ago, Ocala had the largest
wholesale house in the state. This,
Mr. Fishel said, was because the
freight rates were favorable, the rail
roads at that time giving rebates.
Now the freight rates are crushing
the life out of the city, he said. The
city must have an outlet, he said, and
he expressed the hope that Congress
man Clark and Congressman Spark
man would be able to obtain relief for
the merchants of this city.
J. M. Thomas favored concentrating
all effort on the obtaining of the Ok Oklawaha.
lawaha. Oklawaha. river improvements. He
thought that with the river improved,
there would be no difficulty about get
ting freight and passengers from Sil Silver
ver Silver Springs to Ocala. Mr. Thomas
was told that the canal would be a
lever with which to obtain the river
developments. He voted for the
canal, when the approval of the pro project
ject project was asked for.
Mr. Carmichael opposed the canal
because, as he-said, no one knows
what effect it will have on the springs.
He precipitated a lively discussion by
referring to the now defunct freight
line of the Ocala Transportation com
pany.
"How many merchants patronized
the boat line?" Mr. Carmichael asked.
"It was demonstrated that a fifty per
cent saving in freight rates could be
effected, but the boat line did not get
support. When the people won't avail
themselves of an opportunity to cut
their freight rates in half, how can
they expect to get a caanl?"
H. M. Weathers spoke in favor of
the proposed canal. He thought that
any failure in the past, and the fact
that the river had not as yet been im improved,
proved, improved, should not be allowed to stand
in the way. He thought the canal
should be a means to obtaining the
needed river development.
J. J. Gerig turned the discussion 6f
the boat line back to the main ques-j
tion.
"I don't think the success or failure
of the Ocala Transportation company

has any bearing on the canal," said
Mr. Gerig. "It is up to this meeting to
show the engineers what the situation
is. If the canal .lowers the freight
rates, then the government will have
been justified in constructing the
canal."
D. C. Stiles Jr. thought the canal
should be built by the city or county,
cr both, by means of a bond issue. He
asked "whether or not the United
States had ever dug a similar canal
anywhere. Engineer Fineran, an answering
swering answering the question, said that he
knew of no such canal anywhere, but
that lately it had been a policy of the
government to dig channels up to
cities, up to the boat slips themselves
Congressman Clark called attention
to. the fact that Congress had author authorized
ized authorized a survey, and said that this show showed
ed showed that Congress entertains an idea of
digging the canal if it should be found
feasible.
J. D. Rooney, who, as secretary of
the board of trade, gathered a mass
of statistics and worked hard for the

canal, called attention to errors in the
recent report of Major Ladue as print printed
ed printed in the Congressional Record. Mr.
Rooney said he would call the atten
tion of the engineers to these errors.
He called attention to the bill pro
viding for the improvement of the
Oklawaha. This improvement. Mr.
Rooney said, must go through sooner
or later, because it has the endorse
ment of the -government engineers.
He said the canal would be an addi
tional lever looking to the river de development.
velopment. development. He said that Ocala would
never have lower freight rates until
the merchants dig down, in their pock pockets
ets pockets and employ a rate expert to ascer ascertain
tain ascertain just what is wanted. With the
situation here thoroughly thrashed out
y an expert, Mr. Rooney said that the
fight should then be taken before the
Inter-State Commerce Commission.
"You must have an established boat
line on the river before the govern government
ment government will act," said Mr. Rooney.
"WThen the government has acted, and
the river has been improved, then
take your fight before the Inter-State
Commerce Commission and have Ocala
made a basing point."
Mr. Rooney said that some mer merchants
chants merchants in the city were now enjoying
lower freight rates than others,- and
that these merchants stood in the way
of a fight for better rates for all lest
they themselves lose out with the rail railroads.
roads. railroads. A. R. Sandlin stressed the impor importance
tance importance of taking into consideration the
possible business to result from the
digging of a canal. He pointed to the
fact that this section is one of the
richest in the state, and only needs
better transportation t facilities to
bring under .cultivation all of the un uncleared
cleared uncleared and undeveloped acres. He re referred
ferred referred to the failure on the part of
the railroads to properly care for the
transportation of perishables by pro.
viding properly fumigated and re refrigerated
frigerated refrigerated cars, Mr. -Sandlin said he
thought that it would simply be a
question of time before water trans transportation
portation transportation would be used to force the
railroads to provide better facilities
of this kind. Congressman Clark
agreed with Mr. Sandlin that the pos possible
sible possible business to result from the canal
should be placed before the engineers.
John Dozier told the meeting that
he was agent for the railroad at the
time referred to by Mr. Fishel. He
said, that E. W. Agnew & Company
did an immense business at that time
and was given special rates by the
railroads based on the water rates at
Palatka. This, said Mr. Dozier, was
evidence of what can be done here
with low freight rates. Under pres present
ent present conditions, Mr. Dozier said.the
merchants of Ocala were eating them themselves
selves themselves up, not being able to get out outside
side outside of the city limits before running
against impossible competition. Water
transportation, he said, is the only
way out.
"The development of the river and
canal would permit outside capital to
put boat lines in operation, under the
laws of the state and federal govern government,"
ment," government," said Mr. Dozier. "A few mer merchants
chants merchants trying to run a boat won't get
us anywhere."
The committee named to cooperate
with the engineers,, will get busy im immediately.
mediately. immediately. The engineers want the
information by next week. The sur survey
vey survey for the proposed canal will be
made if the engineers find that the in information
formation information obtained shows that the
project is a worthy one.
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BANKS WILL OBSERVE
THANKSGIVING DAY
Thursday, Nov. 30th, being a legal
holiday (Thanksgiving Day) in the
state of Florida, the undersigned
banks of this city will be closed for
business on that day.
The Commercial Bank.'
The Ocala National Bank.
The Munroe & Chambliss Na National
tional National Bank.. ll-28-2t
MERCHANTS WHO WILL
CLOSE THANKSGIVING DAY
We, the undersigned merchants of
Ocala, Florida, agree to clos'e our
places of business from 12 o'clock
noon, until 5 p. m., on Thanksgiving
Day, Thursday, November 30th, 1916:
Rheinauer & Co., open at 4:30 or
5 p. m.
Haycraft Millinery, afternoon. ,
H. B. Masters Co., by E. J. Crook,
open 4:30 or 5 p. m. v
McCrory Stores Corp.
Marion Hardware Co., all day.
Marcus Frank, by Max Israelson,
open at 4:30 p. m.
Hayes & Guynn, by J. B. Hayes,
open at 4:30 or 5 p. m.
Mclver & MacKay, all day.
M. M. Little, afternoon.
Affleck Millinery Parlor, afternoon.
E. T. Helvenston, open at 4:30 or
Gerig's drugstore, p. m. till dark.
5 p. m.
G. A. Nash, open 4:30 or 5 p. in.
J. Malever, open 4:30 or 5 p. m.
B. Goldman, open 4:30 or 5 p. m.
Pawn Shop, open 4:30 or 5 p. m.
Knight & Lang, afternoon.
The Book Shop, open 4:30 or 5
p. m.
BL A. Bostick, afternoon.
CITY OFFICIALS
Mayor J. D. Robertson.
City Clerk and Assessor H. C.
Sistrunk.
Tax Collector and Treasurer W.
W. Clyatt.
City Attorney F. R. Hocker.
City Physician Dr. H. F. Watt,
City Marshal R. L.. Carter.
Chief Fire Department H. S.
Chambers.
Superintendent Street Depart Department
ment Department Robert Marsh.
Sanitary Inspector G. W. Cleve Cleveland.
land. Cleveland. Superintendent Light and Water
Department J. C. Caldwell.
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OCALA EVENING STAR. WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 1916

PAGE THREE

Mr
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OCALA. FLORIDA

Bank

CAPITAL STOCK $50,000.00.
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stock that the sportsman may want. Our stock was also
, ' .y
bought before the extreme high prices began, and we are giving
our customers the benefit of the low prices at which we purchased.

Shot Guns,
. Rifles, 'Pistols,

Carina

ges.

Hunting Coats,

Leggings, Etc.

We can save you money on your Sporting Goods. Call on us.

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Thanksgiving Day

Oh! God, while here for present good

I bring lbee crrateful praise.

I thank Thee too for all the joy of old

a nanKSErmne aavs:

For voices stilled, and faces gone, in

iiviner presence KeDt

By little, tender, memories that sought

me wnere they crept.
Martha Clark.
'
Cooksey-Park

Yesterday afternoon at Crystal

Kiver a very quiet wedding occurred.

when Miss Helen Park, formerly of

Ocala, became the bride of Mr. H; B
Cooksey.

Mr. and Mrs. Cooksey, accompanied
by the bride's sister, Miss Ruth Park,

motored to Ocala last night. Mr. and
Mrs. Cooksey are guests of Mr. and

Mrs. C. A. Fort.

Mr. Cooksey is the manager of the
Marion Furniture Co. at Crystal

River.

Tuesday Auction Club
Miss Onie Chazal was the hostess

yesterday afternoon of the Tuesday

auction club. Miss Mary McDowell
won the club prize, and Miss Marion
Gay of Jacksonville the visitor's prize,

decks of cards. Miss Chazal, -assisted
by Miss Caroline Harriss, served
shrimp v salad, wafers and coffee.

Those playing were Misses Nellie

Gottlieb, Rosebud Robinson, Mary Mc

Dowell, Caroline Harriss, Kathleen

Jackson, Ruth McKeowen, Marion

Gay, Alice Bullock, Adela Ax, Hester
Dewey and Mrs. Herbert Lattner.

m m m
Leap Year Dance
The Eight O'clock Dancyig Club, in

stead of it3 regular dance, has plan

ned a Leap Year affair for Friday,

Dec. 8th, 4o be given at the Woman's
Club house. The board of governors

has appointed the following ladies to
take charge: Mrs. James Taylor, Mrs.
Jack Camp, Misses Alice Bullock,
Marion Long and Caroline Harriss.

Thanksgiving Dance
The music committee of the Worn-

an's Club will give a subscription
dance Thanksgiving night at the club

house. The dance will begin promptly

at 8:30. Needham's orchestra will
furnish the music. Refreshments will

be served.
.
Mr. and Mrs. Nathan Mayo of Sum-
merfield are spending today in Ocala.
Mrs. Carl Pedrick-is here from St.
Augustine, for a visit to her Ocala
friends.
...
Mr. and Mrs. I. F. Bennett and lit little
tle little son of Pineola, will spend Thanks Thanksgiving
giving Thanksgiving in Ocala.
The members of thd Tuesday auc auction
tion auction club are going to spend today at
the fair grounds.
;-
Miss Mary Wood of Evinston will
be the guest Thanksgiving of Miss
Eli7abeth Wetherbee.
-
Miss Byrd Wartmann left today for
Lady Lake to spend Thanksgiving
with Mrs. Frank Teague.
;v r
. Mr. N. I. Gottlieb arrived today
from St., Petersburg, to spend Thanks Thanksgiving
giving Thanksgiving with his family.
-
Mr. and Mrs. W. R. Fuller of Tam Tampa,
pa, Tampa, are the guests of Mr. and Mrs. A.
C. Blowers during the fair.
'
Mr. Harold Ford from the Univer University
sity University of Florida arrived today to
spend fair week with friends.
Miss Wenona Wetherbee will arrive
tonight from Dunnellon to spend
Thanksgiving with her parents.
"

. Judge Sarnuel Barco, an ex-Marion

boy, who is doing well in Miami, is the
guest of Dr. and Mrs. Walter Hood.

Mr.' and Mrs. William Hocker re

turned yesterday from Miami. They

stopped for a day or two in Jackson

ville.

Miss Lovie. Raney of Sylacaugua,

Ala arrived this afternoon to spend
Christmas with her aunt, Mrs. Bessie

Whetstone.

Mr. and Mrs. W; A. Robertson are

expecting Mr. and Mrs. C. J. Martin

for Thanksgiving. They are coming

from Miami in a car.

Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Hutchinson

and daughter, Miss Anna, of Gaines Gainesville,
ville, Gainesville, are expected today to visit Mr.

and Mrs. H. M. Hampton.

Mrs. Karra Clement .and Mrs. M. L.

Phililps arrived yesterday from Tam

pa to spend Thanksgiving with Mr
and Mrs. Weller CarmichaeL

Mr. Fred Thomas, chief of the de

tective force of Tampa and Mrs,

Thomas arrived yesterday to spend

Thanksgiving with Mr. and Mrs. Ed
Carmichael.
. :

Mrs. S. E. Waterman and her two
little grandchildren,' Ivia and John

Waterman, expect to leave Friday for

Miami, where they will be the guests

for some months of Mrs. Waterman's

daughter, Mrs. J. B. Hiers. They may

not return until next summer.
r --
- Mr. and Mrs. G. S. Gaston of Or

lando, arrived today to visit Mrs,

Gaston's brother and sister-in-law,
Mr. and Mrs. L. W. Ponder, on South
Eighth street.
Mrs. M. D. Plummer and daughter,
Miss Marguerite of Anthony, will ar arrive
rive arrive tomorrow to spend Thanksgiving
vith rMs. Plummer's sister, Mr. Ed.

Carmichael.

Don't forget the big Thanksgiving

dance Thursday night at the Woman's

Club house. Needham's orchestra will

furnish the music, and refreshments

will be served.

Miss Marguerite Moore came up
yesterday, to visit her parents, Mr.
and Mrs. John T. Moore. Miss Mar Marguerite
guerite Marguerite is one of the brightest pupils

at the Tampa Business College.

Miss Gamsby, the librarian, re requests
quests requests khe Star to announce that the

hours at the Carnegie library will

hereafter be from 9 to 11 a. m., and

4 to 8 p. m.

MOVING PICTURE FEATURES

Judging by the advertising it is re receiving,
ceiving, receiving, "The World's Great Snare,"
the picture story to be seenat the
Temple this evening, is something ex extra
tra extra interesting. It will be the attrac

tion at the opening of the new Rialto
theater in Jacksonville tomorrow, and

there are many other evidences that

it is a thriller.
Pauline Frederick, one of the great

est actresses on the movie stage, i3
the star in this picture story. Ocala

always expects something good when

Pauline Frederick appears on the

screen.

THANKSGIVING SERVICE

One of the interesting features in

the history of the colonists was their

annual Thanksgiving service. In those

old colonial days the early fathers of

our great America thought it alto

gether worth while to assemble in the

meeting house for praise and Thanks Thanksgiving
giving Thanksgiving to God for His provision and

protection. Presidents and governors
and mayors from that time to this

have issued Thanksgiving proclama

tions, calling upon the people to fit

tingly observe the day. In accordance

with this custom the American peo

ple are again called upon to observe
Thursday, Nov. 30, as Thanksgiving
Day. Our citizens are asked to assem

ble at 10 o'clock Thursday morning in

he East Broadway Christian church.

The Rev. Bunyan Stephens, pastor of

the Baptist church, will deliver the

Thanksgiving sermon. The choirs of

all the churches will furnish the music.

An offering will be taken for local

charity. It is hoped that a large num number
ber number will avail themselves of the op opportunity
portunity opportunity offered by this service.

. SHADY

THANKSGIVING SERVICES

Services will be held on Thanksgiv

ing Day at Grace Episcopal church at

10 o'clock in the morning. A cordial
welcome is extended to all who care

to join" in this service.

CANNING CLUB DEPARTMENT

Those in charge of this department

at the fair this year are Mrs. J. R.
Moorhead, county agent; Mrs. Lewis

Yonce, secretary; assistants, Mrs. J.
H. Spencer, Mrs. Brinson and Mrs.

George Dyke.

O. K. WILL CLOSE THURSDAY

This store will be closed all day

Thursday to give the clerks a holiday.

29-lt O. K. Teapot Grocery.

MARSH'S MARKET WILL CLOSE

This market will be closed all day

Thanksgiving. Our patrons will
please take notice.

1-29-lt W. H. Marsh.

NOW READY

White Bermuda onion plants 20c.

per 100, $1 per 1000. Bitting & Co.,

Ocala, Fla. 31-12t

Fair grounds store number is 278,

and we are there to serve you. Gerig's

Drug Store. tf

MILLINERY
FOR FAIR WEEK

During Fair Week we will
have an exceptionally large
line of BRAND NEW HATS
to show our patrons. In this
line you will find just what
you want, whether it's a
Dress Hat or a -Knockabout,
and at such reasonable prices
that youH be surprised.

SEE OUR LINE OF
HAIR GOODS

AFFLECK
MILLINERY PARLOR
PHONE 161
Ocala House Block

Mclver & MacKay

UNDERTAKERS and EllBAiMERS

PHONES 47. 104, 305
OCALA, FLORIDA

L. ALEXANDER
PRACTICAL
CARPENTER AND BUILDER
Careful Estimates mie on all Con

tract work. Gives More and Better
Work for the Money than Any Otlw

Shady, Nov. 28. Miss Mary Gas-

kins went over to Martel Thursday to

stay a few days with her sister, Mrs,
Bennett Johnson.

Mr. and Mrs. Freeman and daugh

ter, Miss Ethel, visited Mr. Zeb Free Freeman
man Freeman and family last week.
Mr. J. H. Hutchison and family
have moved from the Edwards farm
to Ocala. This community will great greatly
ly greatly miss these good people as they
numbered their friends by their ac

quaintances.
Mr. Sellers and family have moved
tc the Edwards place, coming from
St. Petersburg last week.
Mr. Sam Redding has lately added
to his farm a 150-acre piece which he
bought from the Barnes estate.
Mr. F. C. Barnes has lately install installed
ed installed a gasoline engine on his place. A
more useful commodity we cannot
think of and several of the farmers;
here have lately bought them and
hate to think of how they ever did
without them.
Mr. and Mrs. A. R. Douglas and
Miss Louise Albertson attended!
preaching service at the Methodist
church Sunday evening in Ocala.
There is a question in our minds!
about the "short-sighted farmers"
killing more of their little feathered
friends than other people do. The
game law seems to fit in exactly
with the time when the people from
the north some down and the men in
the towns cheerfully go with them
and show them where to find birds
and other game and as cheerfully kill
all they can. We heard of one man

in Ocala who bought one thousand
shells last week, thus preparing to
shoot to his heart's content. Every Everybody
body Everybody knows the farmers are too poor
for that. We could not buy that
many or take the time from the
eternal grind to shoot up that many
shells in three winters. O, you yan yan-kees
kees yan-kees and towns people! Now don't
kill the birds, but try to be satisfied
with larger game.
The good old country dinner on the
farm at Thanksgiving time, when the

good wife planned ahead for weeks

how much and how many good things

she could have, is passing away we
believe. And why? Well, the county

fair comes off during Thanksgiving
week and where all our relations and

their children used to go home for the

big feast now they all meet at the
fair and get together and eat nice

unches together, hurriedly, lest they

miss some of the goin's on and enjoy
it just as much and more and we be-

ieve it is all for the best. We love

a lot of the good old customs of the
past, but we love some of the new
ideas better.

There are rumors in the air of wed

ding bells in the near future but we

are told that the bells will be too far

off for us to hear as "he" has gone to

another state for "her." We wonder.

Miss Lottie Morrison of Ocala visit

ed Mrs. Ruben Redding Saturday and

Sunday. ''

Miss Mary Gaskin has deserted

Shady and is staying in Ocala with

her sister, Mrs. Brown, attending the

Ocala high school.

Misses Estelle and Geneva Blair

motored over and called on Misses

Estelle and Hazel McAteer Sunday
afternoon.

Rev. Stephens preached to a fairly

large audience Sunday afternoon.

Mrs." Belle Dease is visiting at Oak

this week.

Misses Edyth Redding, Lottie Mor

rison and Mrs. Haile in company with

Mr. John Adams motored to Lake

Weir Sunday afternoon and made a

short call on Mrs. Spurlin.

Mr. Ashley Purvis left for Sanford

last week, where he intends to engage

in trucking. We will miss Mr. Ash

ley very much as he is one of Shady's

most brilliant young men.

Mr. and Mrs. Baxter Cam were

welcome visitors to the cane-grinding

Friday.

Mr. R. W. Blair and daughter,

Geneva, spent the day in Summerfield

Monday.

PLUMBING AND ELECTRICAL
CONTRACTING

Practical Economy
Baking powders made from alum or
phosphate may be bought for a trifle less
than Royal Baking Powder, which is made
from cream of tartar, derived from grapes.
Alum powders are not only cheap, but
they differ greatly in leavening power.
If a cheap baking powder is used for a
fine cake and the cake turns out a failure
there is a waste of costly materials worth
more than a whole can of the cheap bak baking
ing baking powder.
Royal Baking Powder produces the
finest food, and its use therefore, results in
an actual saving.
ROYAL BAKING POWDER CO.
' New York

Stops Nose Bleed. His Troubles.
Take a small Diece of pottnn

rate it with vinegar, and insert in the said Uncle Eben, "gits so iany friend3

uvsam mat is Dieeaing. j-.et it stay uat sooner or later he's rt to throw
for a few minutes, when the bleedinz some of 'em down so's to show his

will cease entirely. friendliness to the others."

FRESH HEATS, POULTRY,
FISH ANDj OYSTERS

PHONE 108

All kinds Fresh jVegetable
in Season
OCALA, FLA

We Have the Equipment and Ability
To serve you as you ought to be servied, and when you are not let us
ask you again, to let us know, forlhi: is the only way we can accomplish
our desire.
Of course, sometimes, little things go wrong, but they are not inten intentional,
tional, intentional, and, if you will call us up, thy will be corrected IMMEDIATELY.
Ocala Ice PacMnjj C-,
PHONE 34 OCALA, FLA.

When you have plumbing or elec

trical contracting let us furnish you

estimates. No job too large and none

too small, tf H. W. Tucker.

INDIGESTION RELIEVED

"Before taking Chamberlain's Tab Tablets
lets Tablets my husband suffered for several
vpars from indie-estion. causine him to

have pains in the stomach and distress

after eating. Uhamberiains laDiets

relieved him ox tnese sDells neht

away," writes Mrs. Thomas Casey,
Geneva, N. Y. Obtainable every

where, v Adv.
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If you can not come, 'phone us your

wants. We are always at your ser

vice. The Court Pharmacy. 22-tf

We make 5 and 10 cent loaves of

bread, and advise buying the 10 cent

loaf. Carter's Bakery. tf

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QUICK SERVICE

REASONABLE PRICES

REGULAR DINNER 35c

$ A LA CARTE SERVICE SEE BILL" OF FARE .

We Please the Public.

John Metre, Manager.
COMMERCIAL BANK BUILDING MAGNOLIA STREET

LADIES' SUITSSKIRTS and COATS.
GENTS OVERCOATS and SUITS and
PRESS ON' A HOFFMAN PRESS

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66

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THE STATE OF FLORIDA ALL THE YEAR

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Mr. Tom Henderson, chief of police
of Tampa, is the guest of Mr. Ed
Carmichael.
For refreshing HOT or cold drinks
call at the Court Pharmacy. 22-tf
. f:
Mr. Kenneth S. Clark of Tampa, ac accompanied
companied accompanied by Dr. Herman Smith of
New York, is in Ocala for a couple of
days.
Gerig'a Drug Store at the fair
grounds serves fresh orangeade, made
daily from fruit grown in Marion
county. tf
Mr. J. E. Stevens brought a carload
of Crystal Riverites yesterday to see
the fair.
W. K. Lane, M. D., Physician and
Surgeon, specialist Eye, Ear, Nose and
riiroat. Law Library Building, Ocala,
Florida. tf
Mayor D.- B. MacKay of Tampa
will arrive in-Qcala today for a short
visit to Mr. Ed. Carmichael.
For quick service, call up Gerig's
Drug Store at the fair grounds. tf
Layer cake, angel yrake and mac mac-caroons,
caroons, mac-caroons, fresh every day, at Carter'
Bakery. tf
The II. B.-Masters Co. store will be
closed tomorrow from jL2 o'clock for
the remainder of the day.
Seed oats, seed rye and rape seed,
for fall planting. Ocala Seed Store; tf
One of the smartest show window
attractions ever seen in Ocala is that
"Walkover" shoes automaton in one
of Goldman's windows.
Should you want to phone the fair
grounds, call up 278, which is Gerig's
Drug Store. tf
The K. of P. will elect officers at
their meeting Monday night and all
members are requested to be present.
The Empire Cafe will serve Thanks Thanksgiving
giving Thanksgiving dinner. As usual turkey and
the good things that go to make a
home-like dinner. Music. It
If Mr. D. W. Tompkins and a friend
will call at the Savoy restaurant they
will be treated to bottle dcoca-cola at
the expense of this company. r The
Ocala Coca-Cola Bottling Works.
, .Jacksonville has just been stirred
trp by the performance of a gang of
auto bandits, whose operations were
nipped in the bud by the vigilance of
the police. -They made their escape
from the town, and are "believed to be
in the interior of the statet with all
the officers of the law looking out for
.them..
. OCALA FRATERNAL ORDERS
CIIAPTtfJft 'SO. 13, n. A. to.
.Regular ooj vocations of the Ocal
Cnapter No. 13, R. A. M,, on ttu
fourth Friday In every mouth a
8 p. m. A. E. .Burnett, H. P.
Jake Brown, Sec'y.
WOOmiJS OF THE WOKU
Fon King Camp No. 14 ecbets a
the K. of P. tall at 7:30 p. to, everj
second tni fourth Friday. Visitln
sovereign? are always welcome.
; J. G. Ferguson, C. C.
Chas. K. Sage, Clerk.
HAKtUA-DUNN MASOSifC 1OlKJr
Marion-Dunn Lodge No. 19, F. 4
A. M.t meets on the hrst and tnir
Thursday evening" of each month a
8:00 o'clock, until f arther notice.
t C Webb, W. M.
Jake Brown, secretary.- 4.d
OCALA LODGE NO. R P. 6 E
Ocaia Lioage No. 286, Bene vol en
and Protective Order of Elks, meeti
the second and fdurlh Uues lav -even
ings in each month. Visiting bretb
re a always welcotco. Club nous
opposite yostoffle, east side. -R.
S. Rogers, E. R.
E. J. Crook, Secretary.
OuALA TEMPLF
PYTiiLIN SISTEltt
The Ocala Temple Lodge No. 2
Pythian Sisters, meets every Tuesdaj
afternoon at 2:30 at Castle Hall, wesi
of courthouse. Visiting members ar
cordially invited to meet with us.
Kate B. Howell. M. R.
Lena Tompkins. M E. C
ODD FELLOWS
Tulula Lodge No. 22, I O. O. F
meets every Tuesday evening in the
Odd Fellows' hall on the third floor of
the Star office building at 8. o'clock
promptly. A warm welcome always
extended to visiting brothers.
, F. E. McClane, N. G.
L. II. Pillans, Secretary.
ORDER OF EASTERN fcTAR
Ocala Chapter, No. 29, O. E. S.
meets at Yonge hall the second ano
fourths rh'iTsday evenings of eacl
month at 730 o'clock.
Mrsv Myrtle G. Kramer. W. M-
Mrs. LiiUan JSimraoas, Secy. j
KNIGHTS OF PYTHIAS -Ocala
Lodge No. 19. Conventions
.held first ariti third Monday at 7:30 p.
nv at Castle Hall, over the James
Carlisle drugstore. A cordial welcome
'to visiting brothers.
Geo. A. Nash, C. C.
Chas. K. Sage, K. of R. S.

FAIR NOTES

(Continued from First Page)
exhibit of his big lime industry, and
Masters with a fine display of agricul agricultural
tural agricultural machinery.
The regular exhibitors at the fair
are among the most patriotic citizens
of the county, for they lose money
every year.
Stopping the hired cars at the gate
was a mistake. It compels ladies to
take the long walk to the buildings,
and, in our opinion, increases con
f usion and danger of accident.
There are a lot of cars in the traf
fic, but Van Boney, John Needham
and Frank Morrison get the cream of
it. They are skilled drivers and ev
erybodyjikes to ride in their fast and
classy cars.
Dr. Blitch and Miss Legie came
over from .Blitchton, and said the rest
of that settlement would be here to
morrow.
4
Messrs.. Booe, Wetherbee and
Booher are genuine Cerberuses at the
gates. They have no hearts, and no
sort of an excuse will take a person
by.
'
A special feature of the canning
club's display is the handsome and ac accurate
curate accurate map of the county drawn by
Jim Moorhead. One like it should be
in every buwness office and school.
You might pray for good weather
for the next two days. Your prayers
may not do any good but they will not
do any harm.
ANOTHER ATTRACTION AT
THE COMMERCIAL CLUB
Mr. T. J. Killebrew, steward of the
Commercial Club, has just received a
"New Creation" Edison phonograph
for the use of the club. It is one of
the finest and most up-to-date phono phonographs
graphs phonographs and the members of the club
and their friends are justified in ex expecting
pecting expecting much pleasure from it.
The new phonograph will be n use
at the dance to be given at the club
Friday night. A good-sized attend attendance
ance attendance is expected. Mr. Killebrew asks
the Star to request those who desire
to participate to bring their cards, as
the club rules demand it, and he is
obliged to enforce them.
NEW FACTORY FOR OCALA
Mr. James Scott, who has owned
Marion county property for the past
several years and spent the winter
here three years ago, returned to the
city a few days ago from his former
home in Essex, Ontario, Canada.
He is now here to stay and is busy
with the detailsv of closing up a deal
whereby. Ocala becomes the home of a
new factory. Mr. Scott will manu manufacture
facture manufacture a beverage known as Gingello,
which is very popular in Canada and
the northern states. r
The company will be incorporated
in Florida and will establish branch
bottling establishments in about a
dozen cities throughout the state.
Mr. Scott says the major portion of
the contents of Gingello in grown in
Florida, and its manufacture in Ocala
will mean the employment of quite a
number of people, besides using the
the products of our fanners.
MARSH'S MARKET WILL CLOSE
This market will be closed all day
Thanksgiving. Our
please take notice.
patrons will
11-29-lt
W.-H. Marsh:
Mr. L. K. Edwards, who is making
a fine exhibit of horses, mules and
Aberdeen Angus cattle at the fair,
has recently added to his already big
farm near Irvine, by taking in the big
Lewis place. He has a whole baroney
of fine Marion county land.
Mr. Ed Carmichael has leased the
big bus from Griffin, Ga., and will use
it to carry passengers between Ocala
and his boats at Silver Springs during
the tourist season, which begins Jan.
8th. 'v ...
Mr. James Scott, a Marion county
property owner, returned fromhis
Canadian home a few days ago, ac accompanied
companied accompanied by a neighbor, Mr. Thomas
McCormick of Essex, Antario, who
seems,well pleased with Ocala and her
surroundings.
NOTICE
Of Animals Impounded
To Whom It May Concern: This is
to certify that I have this day placed
in the city pound the following ani
mals which have been found running
at large within the corporate limits of
the city of Ocala, contrary to the ordi ordinances
nances ordinances of said city: Two red cows,
one marked crop and two splits one
ear and undersquare other ear; one
marked swallowfork one ear, split and
underbit other. The owners thereof or
their agents, and all whom
it may concern, are hereby notified
that if the animals are not claimed
and all expenses of taking and im impounding
pounding impounding thereof are not paid within
three days from date, hereof, to-wit:
On the 1st day of December, 1916, I
will sell the same to the highest and
best bidder, said sale to take place be between
tween between the hours of 11 a., m. and 3 p.
m., on said day at the city pound in
Ocala, Florida. ? R. L. Carter.
Marshal City of Ocala.
C. A. Holloway, Impounder.

THANKSGIVING DAY' AT

THE POSTOFFICE
The postoffice will observe the fol
lowing hours on Nov. 30th, Thanks Thanksgiving
giving Thanksgiving Day:
The stamp and general delivery
windows will be open from 7:30 a. m.
till 9 a. m.
One delivery and one collection will
be made in the entire delivery district.
All mail will be dispatched, and in
coming mail boxed as usual.
R. F. Rogers, Postmaster.
CHRYSANTHEMUM
BLOOMS FOR SALE
I have some very choic chrysanthe chrysanthemums
mums chrysanthemums from $1 to $3 per dozen. John
Heintz, the florist. ll-28-6t
O. K. WILL CLOSE THURSDAY
This store will be closed all day
Thursday to give the clerks a holiday.
29-lt O. K. Teapot Grocery.
MAXWELL PHONE NUMBERS
For the different people connected
with the Maxwell agency at Ocala,
call the following phone numbers:
R. R. Carroll, day, 51; night, 265.
Peyton Bailey, salesman and dem
onstrator, day 51 or 376; night, 355.
L. E. Yonce or R.- E. Yonge, service
station. 376. 29-6t
TO CANNING CLUB MEMBERS
It will soon be time for the annual
contest of our club work. Friday, Dec.
1st, is set aside as Children's Day at
the Marion County Fair, and on that
day you are to be the special guests
of the fair association, being admitted
in recognition of your uniform. You
are requested to meet at my office in
the court house just as near 9 a. m.
as possible, to be ready to form in
line to go out to 'the fair grounds,
after which there will be a short pro program
gram program in front of the grandstand and
the awarding of prizes takes place,
immediately after which you will be
served dinner, having as your" guests
the corn club boys and several promi
nent guests.
This -we hope will be the very best
of all the contest days ever held in
Marion county, the success of which
depends on each and every one of you
to make it so.
Our best men and women through
out the county have every faith in you
girls. They are proud of you, and of
the good work you are doing. Meet
me at time and place named on Dec.
1st. Caroline Moorhead,
Home Demonstration Agent.
A. C. L. SCHEDULE
Trains of the Atlantic Coast Line
will arrive and depart in Ocala at the
following .times :
No. 37, Jacksonville to St. Peters
burg, 2:18-2:25 a. m.
No. 38, St. Petersburg to Jackson
ville, 2:25 a. m.
No. 10, Xeesburg to Jacksonville,
5:40 a. m. A;
No. 151, Ocala to Wilcox, Monday,
Wednesday and Friday, 6:10 a. m.
No. 35, Ocala to Lakeland (Sunny
Jim), Tuesday, Thursday and Satur Saturday,
day, Saturday, 6:40 a. m.
.No. 141, Wilcox, Gainesville and
Palatka to Ocala, 11:15 a. m. -'
,.No. 40, St. Petersburg to Jackson Jacksonville,
ville, Jacksonville, 12:54-1:14 p. m.
No. 48, Homosassa to Ocala, 1:05
p. m.
No. 497 Ocala to Homosassa, 2:25
p. m. .,
No. 39, Jacksonville to St. Peters Petersburg,
burg, Petersburg, 2:36-2:40 p. m.
No. 140, Ocala to Palatka, Gaines Gainesville
ville Gainesville and Wilcox, 4:10 p. m.
No. 9, J acksonville "to Leesburg,
9:05 p. m.
No. 150, Wilcox to Ocala, Monday,
Wednesday and Friday, 5:45 p. m.
No. 32, Lakeland to Ocala (Sunny
Jim) j Tuesday, Thursday and Satur Saturday,
day, Saturday, 9:50 p. m.
NOW LOOKOUT
When a cold hangs on as often hap happens,
pens, happens, or when you have hardly gotten
over one cold before you contract an another,
other, another, lookout for you are liable to
contract some very serious disease.
This succession of colds weakens the
system and lowers the vitality so that
you are much more liable to contract
chronic catarrh, pneumonia .or con consumption.
sumption. consumption. Cure your cold while you
can. Chamberlain's Cough Remedy
has a great reputation. It is relied
upon by thousands of people and
never disappoints them. Try it. It
only costs a uarter. Obtainable ev everywhere.
erywhere. everywhere. Adv.
COUNTY OFFICIALS
Circuit Judge -W. 3. Bullock,
Ocala.
State Attorney Geo. W. Scofield,
Inverness.
Clerk Circuit Court P. H. Nugent,
Ocala.
Sheriff John P. Galloway, Ocala.
Tax Assesor Alfred Ayer, Ocala.
Tax Collector W. L. Colbert,
Ocala.
County Judge W. E. Smith, Ocala.
Superintendent of Schools J. H.
Brinson.
Surveyor Alex. Moorehead, Ocala.
Commissioners W. D. Cam, Wal Walter
ter Walter H. Luffman, N. A. Fort, S. R.
Pyles and J. T. Hutchins.
Members School Board G. S. Scott,
Ocala; B. R. Blitch, Blitchton; J. S.
Grantham, Fort McCoy.
Sub-School Trustees Jack Camp,
J. E. Chace, W. T. Gary.
' Prescriptions left here are COR CORRECTLY
RECTLY CORRECTLY FILLED and promptly de delivered.
livered. delivered. The Couxt Pharmacy. 22-tf
Don't fail to call at Gerig's Drug
Store at the fair grounds. tf

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SEABOARD LuuAL SCHEDULE
Southbound
No. 9 Leaves Jacksonville 1:35 p.
m.; Ocala, 4:30 p. m.; arrives Tampa,
7:50 p. m.
No. 1 Leaves Jacksonville 9:30 p.
m.; Ocala, 1:45 p. m.; arrives St. Pe Petersburg
tersburg Petersburg 10 a. m.
No. 3 Leaves Jacksonville 9:15 a
m.; Ocala 12:40 p. m.; arrives St. Pe Petersburg
tersburg Petersburg 8:05 p. m.
x Northbound
No. 10 Leaves Tampa 1 p. m.,
Ocala 4:12 p. m.; arrives Jacksonville,
7:15 p. m.
No. 2-Leaves St. Petersburg 4:30
p. m.; Ocala 2:30 a. m.; arrives JacK JacK-sonville
sonville JacK-sonville 6:45 a. m.
No. 4 Leaves Tampa 9 a. m.; Ocala
1 p. m.; arrives Jacksonville 5:25 p. m.
SPECIAL POLICE WANTED
Four special policemen wanted. Ap
ply personally to me.
. J. D. Robertson,
ll-27-4t
Mayor City of Ocala.
GREAT MASS OF PROOF
Reports of 40,000 Cases of Kidney
Trouble, Some of Them Ocala
Cases
Each of some 6,000 newspapers of
the United States is publishing from
week to week, names of people in its
particular neighborhood, who have
used and recommended Doan's Kid Kidney
ney Kidney Pills for kidney, backache, weak
kidneys, bladder troubles and urinary
disorders. This mass of proof includes
over 40,000 recommendations. Ocala is
no exception. Here is one of the
Ocala cases.
. C. C. French, carpenter, 103 W.
Sanchez St., Ocala, says: "Doan's
Kadney Pills did me1 more good than
anything else I ever used. I had been
having attacks of backache and trou trouble
ble trouble with my kidneys for some time.
It made me feel miserable and run
down in health. As soon as I used
Doan's Kidney Pills, I got relief. I
have relied on this medicine ever since
for return attacks."
Price 50c. at all dealers. Don't
simply ask for a kidney remedy get
Doan's Kidney Pills the same that
Mr. French had.' Foster-Milburn Co.,
Props, Buffalo, N. Y. Adv. 40
Encourage home industry by IN
SISTING on having CARTER'S
bread and cakes. None better made.
Carter's Bakery. tf

Mo

The Evening Star may always be
found on sale at Gerig's News Store.
A

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DEALER

UNCLASSIFIED ADS.
WANTED, LOST, FOUND, FOR
SALE, FOR RENT AND SIM SIMILAR
ILAR SIMILAR LOCAL NEEDS
WANTED At once, three tirst-class
carpenters to go to Miami, Fla.; $4.50
per day, eight hours. P. D. Odell,
Ocala, Fla. ' 11-24-tf
FOR- RENT Three rooms.
suitable
for light housekeeping; a kitchen, din dining
ing dining room and bed room, all furnished,
in the iBerman flat, south side postof postoffice
fice postoffice square. All modern conveniences.
Apply to C. M. Livingston, at Colon Colonial
ial Colonial Hotel. 11-23-tf
WANTED A good, second hand, size
2 or sixe 3, two-horse wagon. Will
pay cash, but must be a bargain. Ap Apply
ply Apply to J. H. J. Counts, Ocala, Fla. 5t
FQR RENT Seven room house, all
modern conveniences; good barn and
garden, good location. 715 South Fifth
street. Apply to C. M. Livingston,
Administrator, Ocala. 22-12t
WANTED A party of three to go to
j Miami, Fla., in car. For particulars,
j write me or call at 413 East 8th stret,
Ocala. P. D. Odell. 11-24-tf
(COTTAGE TO RENT Well located,
'five-room cottage, all conveniences;
Star office. tf
LOST Canary bird, solid yellow,
frcm Kittridge residence on Fort
King avenue. Escaped Tuesday morn morning.
ing. morning. Suitable reward for its return
to owner. 22-3t
FOR SALE OR TRADE A five-passenger
car, in good running condition.
Will sell at a bargain for cash, or on
easy terms; will trade for chatties or
real estate. See me quick. P. D.
Odell. 11-24-tf
FLAT FOR RENT Flats for rent,
furnished or unfurnished, use of ga garage
rage garage if desired. Phone 207 or call at
1129 East Fort King avenue, Mrs.
W. V. Newsom. 11-4-tf
MAXWELL TOURING CAR 1916
model; self-starter and lights; new
tires all round; first class condition;

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a bargain; cash or terms. Apply to
the Maxwell Agency, Star office. tf
COLORED GIRL WANTED To go
to Eastlake, do general housework
and stay in house with family. Apply
to Housekeeper. Star offise. tf
FORD ROADSTER FOR SALE In
first class condition throughout. Ap Apply
ply Apply to R. R. Carroll, Star office. tf
FOR SALE Three chair barber shop
outfit. Enquire at Harrington Hall
Barbershop, Ocala, Fla. 11-14-lm
WANTED I pay cash for all kinds
of second hand "flour, sugar, apple,
oil and half barrels. Drop me a pos postal
tal postal stating what you have and where
and I will come and get them. C. Y.
Miller, 124 South 10th street, Ocala,
Fla. 11-21-tf
AUTOMOBILE BARGAIN A light,
five-passenger, 1914 model Maxwell
touring car, thoroughly rebuilt; new
tires and new mohair top and cur curtains
tains curtains just put on. Cash or time. Ap Apply
ply Apply to Maxwell Agency at the Star of office,
fice, office, tf
MONEY TO LEND If you want
some, call .and ee me. Will lend in
sums from $300 to $5,000 on first
mortgage on improved city property.
Laurie T. Izlar, Ocala. 27-tf
HOUSE TO RENT On Daugherty
street. Apply to A. G. Gates. 19-tf
FOR SALE Cheap, 1916 Reo car.
Apply to T. C. Carter, at Carter's
Bakery, Ocala. Fla. 28-tf
AUTOMOBILE FOR TRADE
A 1912 Overland touring car, in
fair, condition throughout. Will trade
for a good piece of land or part land
and part farm produce. Apply at Star
office or to Frank Hall, at 503 North
Pine street, Ocala. 16-tf dly
All kinds cf seed for fall garden
now in stock. Ocala Seed Store.
Headaches
doe to stomach, liver or kidney are per permanently
manently permanently relieved by Shi var Mineral Water.
Positively guaranteed by monty-back oiler.
Tastes ne; cost a t:r.?. D lhered zr.y zr.y-trfecre
trfecre zr.y-trfecre y our CuJi J2 -'--. x?'3;y Court
Pharmacy. rhc.T2 tl

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NOTICE OF ELECTION
Under and bv virtue nf -nt),A,if
" w.yi a k-Jf 1
vested in tne undersigned as mayor
oi tne city of Ucala, a municipal cor corporation
poration corporation organized and existing under
the laws.pf the state of Florida, I
hereby proclaim and give notice that
a municipal election for the city of
Ocala is hereby called and will be
held Jn the said city of Ocala, Marion
county, Florida, on the 12th day of
December, A. D. 1916. for the nnr.
pose of electing a mayor of the said 5
first ward; also one councilman from i
the second ward; also one council councilman
man councilman from the third ward; also one
councilman from the fourth ward for
the said city aforesaid, and hereby
appoint the inspectors and clerks as
follows: j
Ward No. 1. F. B. Beckham,
George Stuart, W. H. McConn, in inspectors,
spectors, inspectors, and O. B. Howse, clerk.
Ward No. 2. Isaac Stevens, F. J.
Huber, Elmer DeCamp, inspectors -ar.d
E. W. Clements, clerk.
Ward No. 3. E. C. Jordan, J. E.
Bailey, W. A. Jeffcoat, inspectors
and A. D. Fausett, cleric
WTard No. 4, R. C. Loveridge, E.
W. Kraybill, Ollie Mordis, inspectors
and J. E. Engesser, clerk.
This the 8th day of November, A
D. 1916. J. D. Robertson,'
11-8-wed Mayor of Ocala, Florida.
NOTICE
In the Circuit Court of the Fifth Judi
cial Circuit of Florida, in and for
Marion County In Chancery
Mamie Haris. Complainant vs. Georr
structive Service.
It is ordered that the defendant here here-fn
fn here-fn named, to-wit: George Harris be
and he is hereby required to appea'r to
th bill of complaint filed in this cau
on or before
Monday, the 4tli day of December, J9i
It is further ordered that a cony of
this order be published once a week
for four consecutive weeks in the Icala
Evening Star, a newspaper published
in paid county and state.
This 20th, day of October, 1916
(Seal) P. II. NUGENT,
Clerk Circuit Court, Marlon Countv
Florida. By Ruth Ervln, D C"'
EDWARD P. MARTIN.
Complainant's Solicitor. ll-.l-we --
HER SON SUBJECT TO CROtt
"My son Edwin is subject to croup
writes Mrs. E. O. Irwin, -New Ken Kensington,
sington, Kensington, Pa. "I put in many sleepless
hours at irfght before I learned of
Chamberlain's Cousrh Remedv. f,ru
ers need not fear this disease if thy
keep a bottle of Chamberlain's Couh
Remedy in the house and use it as
directed. It always gave my boy re relief."
lief." relief." Obtainable everywhere. Adv.

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