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Partly cloudy tonight and Tuesday. OCALA, FLORIDA, MONDAY, DECEMBER 4, 1916 VOL. 22 NO. 282
Warmer tonight central portion.
But There Seems to be Very Little Hope of
Saving City of Bucharest
The Rumanian situation appeared
but little better, for the Rumanians
today, despite the reported Russo Russo-Rumanian
Rumanian Russo-Rumanian successes in holding back
the invaders southwest of Bucharest.
Bucharest appeared seriously threat threatened
ened threatened from the southwest, northwest,
south and southeast. The force of
the converging attack pressing from
three sides upon Bucharest appeared
undiminished. The resisting power of
the Rumanians, however, aided by. the
Russians seemed strengthened. Upon
their success apparently depends the
safety of both Bucharest and the
main Rumanian armies within the
angle of the Teutonic thrust.
The Serbians in Macedonia have
driven the Bulgarians back from the
vicinity of Gruishte toward Stravina
four miles northeast, said Paris.
The British cabinet problem appear appeared
ed appeared near solution. The belief prevailed
that the coalition government has
been saved by a decision to recon reconstruct
struct reconstruct it. An agreement on the war
council is expected soon.
SERBIAN GAINS ON THE CERNA
Paris, Dec. 4. Serbians captured a
hill north of Grunishte on the Mace Macedonian
donian Macedonian front east of the Cerna river
tend, said the war office.
Petrograd, Dec. 4. The Teutons
have occupied Gradicheta, twelve
miles south of Bucharest, said the
var office. Obstinate fighting is go going
ing going on between Alexanderia and
INTEND TO STRAIGHTEN IT OUT
London, Dec. ,4 The British gov
ernment considered the Greek govern government
ment government involved in the events at Athens
and in conjunction with the allies
would take immediate steps to bring
about a radical solution of the ques
tion, Lord Robert Cecily the war trade
minister, told the house of commons
NO CHANGE OF POLICY
London, Dec. 4. Premier Asquith
told the house of commons that King
George approved of a reconstruction
of the povernment. No change of
policy is involved.
WORK OF SPIES
New York, Dec. 4. The recent dis
astrous munition explosion in Arch
angel harbor was caused by bombs
placed on ships at the Bush Terminal
company's piers here, a commercial
agent of the Russian embassy told
the police today.
RERUN CLAIMS SINKING A
Berlin, Dec, 3, by wireless. The
sinking by a German submarine of a
GOOO-ton French transport loaded with
triips is announced by the admiralty
The announcement follows: "A Ger
man submarine on Nov. 27 near Walta
sank the French transport steamer
Kamak of 6000 tons. The Karnak
was crowded with troops destined for
WERE GOOD WORKERS
Among the busiest workers at the
fair were Mr. J. McLean Thomas and
his? assistant. Mrs. Chas. J. Leitner
who acted as secretaries in the agri
cultural department. They had a big
contract and they carried it out wel
They were efficiently assisted for
couple of days by Miss Ruby
FORD FOR SALE
A -1915 model Ford touring car, in
first class condition; looks almost new,
with brand new mohair top. Apply to
Maxwell Agency, Ocala, at once, if in
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CABINET IS LIKELY TO BE
nspired by Courage of Despair Re
volted Against Their Teu Teuton
ton Teuton Oppressors
London, Dec. 4. Between 200 and
00 inhabitants and many German
soldiers were killed in a revolt at Ant Antwerp
werp Antwerp Nov. 30th, due to a call upon the
male inhabitants for work in Ger
many, according to two Belgians who
arrived at Sluiskill, Holland, said a
news agency dispatch from Amster
REVERSED LOWER COURT
Supreme Tribunal Decides that
Henahan Must Return
Washington, Dec. 4. Revoking a
suspension of the sentence of James I
J. Henahan, the Toleda bank embez-
bler, the supreme court today held
that federal judges don't possess the j
inherent power to indefinitely suspend
execution of criminal sentences impos
ed in their courts.
American Minister to Holland Weary
of His Position
The Hague, Dec. 4. Dr. Henry
Vandyke has resigned as American
minister to Holland.
ELKS' MEMORIAL SERVICE
The Elk's memorial service held at
the Temple yesterday afternoon was
very largely attended, tnere being not
only many members 01 the order pres-
ent, but quite a number of visitors.'
The following program was carried
Prelude, "Romance" Orchestra.
Solo, "Oh Eyes that are Weary"
Miss Irma Blake.
Quartet, "There is a City" Miss
Irma Blake, OTrs. R. G. Blake, Mr. L.
Sanders, Dr. L. H. von Engelken.
' Memorial address Mr. Geo. W.
Scofield, Inverness. Mr. Scofield's ad
dress was a very fine one. He spoke
on the subject of fraternalism, lay
ing special emphasis on the fact that
eyery man has a mission; that part
of his mission is to "help the other
fellow." and that if he does not do
this he not only fails to discharge
his duty but avail himself of a great
Solo "Onlr W'aitine'' Mr. Linn
Piano solo Miss Irma Blake.
Auld Lang Syne The Lodge.
The services were held in honor of
the following departed members of the
Augustus T. Priest, Samuel W.
Teague, Sands A. Standley, Max H.
Newberger, Edward L. Mcintosh,
Horace G. Keen, James L. Wyche,
Herbert A. Ford, Thomas H. Wallis,
Pharos R. Lester, William H. Powers,
Herbert W. Jones, George S. Pette
way, Otis T. Green, Edward Holder,
Clifford E. Herrick, .William P. Ed
wards, William Anderson, David S.
Williams Jr., Alfred P. Smith, Samuel
IMMENSE SUMS FOR
I1AVY ill ARMY
If Money Can Procure Defense the
United States of America will
Washington, Dec. 4 Estimates for
maintaining and strengthening the
aimy and navy during the fiscal year
1918 indicate that Congress will be
asked this winter to provide about
$800,000,000 for that purpose.
The total of estimates already sub submitted
mitted submitted and made public today when
Congress convened, is $757,584,560 to
cover the military activities of both
departments. Statements made by
navy officials to the House naval com committee,
mittee, committee, now considering that bill, have
foreshadowed however, large supple supplementary
mentary supplementary estimates to be submitted
later, and a similar situation exists at
the war department.
The preliminary estimate for the
army is $373,074,565, an increase of
about $70,000,000 over the amount ap
propriated for 1917. Thenavy total
of $379,151,701 is an increase of $66, $66,-451,146
451,146 $66,-451,146 over 1917 figures. Panama
canal fortifications will take $5,358,
300, an increase of about $300,000.
More than $10,000,000 of the army
increase will go into the. payment of
regulars, national guardsmen and
members of the reserve. A total of
$97,794,995 is sought under the pay
item and the estimates show that the
number of privates provided for under
this section is 258,594. Of that total
94,279 would be in the regular service
and 164,315 in the national guard.
Provision also is made for the pay
ment of 25,000 members of the regu regular
lar regular enlisted reserve and for full rate
payment of these men for 15 days
field trainincr durine the year. The
provision for payment of reserve offi
cers is $3,151,983 and that for paying
nati0nal guard officers $3,396,940.
A NEW MUSICAL ORGANIZATION
One of the pleasing features of. the
Elks' memorial exercises Sunday was
the excellent playing of the orchestra
which the Star cannot but make a fav
This is a new organization of the
Baptist Sunday school, known as the
Baptist Sunday School Orchestra,
which was organized, taught and con
ducted by Dr. F. E. McClane, in which
he should feel justly proud, as the
majority of these young folks have
taken Up these various instruments
and made this advancement in the last
six months. If this organization wil
put forth the effort in the next year
that it has in the past six months, we
predict an organization that our whole
city will take pride in.
Those composing the Baptist Sun
day School Orchestra are: Dr. F. E
McClane, conductor: Laurie Izlar, E.
C. Smith Jr., William Nehrboss, M. A.
TenEyck, violins; Floyd Coleman,
Mabel Akin, Paul )urand, clarinets;
Gladys Osborn, Beatrice Boney, H. O.
Cole, cornets; Lucile Osborne, Dovie
Gates, horns; Katie Pickerell, flute;
Bessie Marshall, trombone; Eunice
Marsh, cello; Jessie Wood, double
bass; Mrs. W. M. Goin and Miss Mar Marguerite
guerite Marguerite Porter, piano.
A. Rawls, Carlos L. Sistrunk, Nathan
Peyser, Alexander F. Freeman, John
M. McCorkle, Edward Dreyfus, Fred
W. K. Lane, M. D., Physician and
Surgeon, specialist Eye, Ear. Nose and
Throat. Law Library Building, Ocala,
PROBABLY TAKE CHARGE
. MUCH DISPUTED
Washington, Dec. 4. The Carranza
forces met no opposition when they
reoccupied Chihuahua City Sunday
night, according to state department
dispatches. The dispatches said Villa
and his bandits left no indications of
ATTRACTIVE AND USEFUL
Dixie Highway and Orange Avenue
Make Another Excellent
One of the best things done by the
county commissioners recently is the
building of the road connecting Or Orange
ange Orange avenue with Santos and the
Dixie Highway. The drive out Orange
avenue and back to the city by way of
the Dixie Highway, or vice versa, is
one of the most attractive in the
county, and will doubtless become
very popular. This new cross road is
in Commissioner Sam Pyles' district,
and it connects with Orange avenue
just beyond Capt. Pyles' farm, at the
corner of the W. M. Gist farm.
A BUSY DAY SATURDAY
In addition to the three used Max
well cars sold and reported in Satur Saturday
day Saturday afternoon's paper, the Maxwell
agency, after 12 o'clock Saturday, cold
another used Maxwell, a 1916 model,
to Mr. A. Proctor and his son of
Pedro, father and brother of Mr. J. D.
Proctor, who pirchased one in the
morning. A new or 1917 model Max Maxwell
well Maxwell was then sold to Mr. A. W. War
ren of Center Hill, a naval stores
operator. Mr. L. W. Yonge drove Mr.
Warren home in his new car and
caught the midnight train home. This
was one of the busy days in the Max Maxwell
well Maxwell agency that comes every now
and then, the force selling and deliv
ering during the day five cars, new
BLUE RIBBON COTTON BALE
J. M. McDuffy, of Martin, a thrifty
colored farmer, was awarded a blue
ribbon for a bale of cotton exhibited
at the Marion County Fair. Experts
on Sea Island cotton say this is the
best bale they have seen this season.
The Evening star may always be
found on ale at Gerig's News Store.
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CIIK AGAIN III THE HANDS OF
Railroads May Give Pacific Coast
Cities Lower Freight
Washington, Dec. 4. Interstate
Commerce Commission orders permit permitting
ting permitting lower trans-continental railroad
freight rates to San Francisco, Port Portland,
land, Portland, Seattle and other ocean ports,
while denying them to the inland
cities of Sacramento, Stockton, San
Jose and Santa Clara, Calif., were
sustained by the supreme court today.
Chicago, Dec. 4. Charles H. Wax,
alias Oliver Osborne, was arrested
here last night. He swindled more
than 200 working girls in various
parts of the country out of their sav savings,
ings, savings, the. police declared. Osborne has
served two prison sentences. Postal
authorities are investigating the case
for alleged fraudulent use of the
mails. ------ -.
The attendance at recorder's court
this morning was rather large, as a
number of cases of more than usual
interest were set for trial. Several
cases were docketed on account of
last Friday morning's affair at' the
fair grounds. Attorney W. K. Zewad Zewad-ski
ski Zewad-ski appeared for the defendants and
on account of the absence of witnesses
asked that the cases be continued un until
til until tomorrow morning, which the
A man named Butler, arrested at
the fair grounds charged with operat operating
ing operating a gambling device, was assessed
$50 and costs or ninety days on the
Mr. Steve Schusler was relieved of
"ten and" for exceeding the spee,d
limit with his auto last Thursday aft afternoon"
ernoon" afternoon" on West Broadway.
We make 5 and 10 cent loaves of
bread, and advise buying the 10 cent
loaf. Carter's Bakery. tf
President's Railroad Program
Will be Pushed
FITZGERALD IS THE BUSY LITTLE BOY
Washington, Dec. 4. Congress met
at noo ntoday for the short session
and settled down to work immediate immediately.
ly. immediately. The usual flood of bills and reso resolutions
lutions resolutions were offered. Party leaders
centered their energy on the supply
bills and the general program, fore foremost
most foremost on which was the president's
railroad legislation program.
Representative Fitzgerald of New
York, introduced four bills designed to
tcuch the high cost of living, two pro proposing
posing proposing a food embargo, one regulat regulating
ing regulating the transportation of cold storage
foods and the fourth regulating the
admission of farm products and man manufactured
ufactured manufactured foodstuffs to the parcels
pest and reducing food prices.
The Presbyterian congregation
heard a most excellent sermon Sun
day morning from the text: "Is not
this great Babylon which I have build build-ed?"
ed?" build-ed?" Rev. J. R. Herndon laid stress
on the fact that the king who asked
this question had left God out of con consideration
sideration consideration in the building of the city.
He made many blunders but did not
recognize them. The construction of
the city had been for his own glory
and he gave to himself the honor for
what had been accomplished. He
Ipried'ln his strength. Ultimately
he. failed completely. He was weak
without Realizing 'it. The speaker
then called attention to the necessity
of building with God as a co-worker.
Except' the watchman keep the city
the builders work in vain." "The pow powers
ers powers that be are ordained of God."
These and other scripture passages
were quoted in proof of. the neces necessity
sity necessity of taking God into account in
building a city. Right officials ought
to be elected by the 'people; off en-
sive obstructions removed. The church j
and the Christian sabbath are en encouragements
couragements encouragements to right building. In
closing, the attention of the congre
gation was called to the folly of an
individual or a- city undertaking to
build without God. Illustrations were
given from the Bible and from every
day life to show this folly. Left alone
man will blunder and fail. Working
with God he will accomplish victory
after victory. At the night service
the closing" program of the week of
piayer for Home Missions was rend
ered. Extra music was enjoyed. A
special song by the Junior Socitey and
the solo of Miss Blake were special
features. The program was quite in
teresting and helpful.
The Rev. Bunyan Stephens at the
Baptist church spoke on "Florida:
The Melting Pot of the World's Re Religions."
ligions." Religions." He gave a brief statement
of the process of melting various ores
into usable form and some explana explanations
tions explanations as to the construction of the fur
He used the three common terms of
the foundry; ore, furnace and pig, as
points in his discourse. In calling at attention
tention attention to the various elements enter entering
ing entering into the ore of Florida's relig religious
ious religious furnace he mentioned the large
number of foreigners, composing one
eighth of the population, the Indians,
the various sects and isms, numbering
at. least forty-eight, the undeveloped
and houseless churches of Florida. As
to the furnace, that is, Florida the
receiver of these various elements, it
was pointed out that the following
activities on the part of the churches
of Florida make it possible to meet the
needs and, appropriate foreigners and
others so as to make them good citi citizens.
zens. citizens. City missions, persistent and
aggressive proclamation of Bible
truths, efficient enlistment of the un undeveloped
developed undeveloped churches. The results 'of
such work will enable Florida to pro produce
duce produce saved men and women who will
be an asset for all the interests of the
state. Also produce a type of man
hood interested in sending the gospel
unto the end3 of -the earth.
, -The Methodist; Congregation closed
its conference, year Sunday. At the
morning service Mr. L. W. Duval took
an offering sufficient to cover all con
II TRYING TO REDUCE
NEFDED BY THE
It Will Take Over a Billion and a
Quarter Next Year for
Washington, Dec. 4. Estimates of
the expense of all branches of the
government for the fiscal year 1918,
for which the session of Congress as assembling
sembling assembling today must appropriate
funds, total $1,268,715,834.
This sum is exclusive of $325,355, $325,355,-820
820 $325,355,-820 to be appropriated for the postal
service which is expected to be return returned
ed returned to the treasury by postal revenue
and a sinking fund appropriation of
$60,748,000 toward the public debt.
The total appropriations for the
fiscal year 1917 ending next June, ex exclusive
clusive exclusive of these two items, were $1, $1,-184,157,517.
184,157,517. $1,-184,157,517. The increase of some $84,000,000
represents the geenral trend of the
constantly increased cost of govern government
ment government as well as the increased cost of
living. Increases in compensation and and-in
in and-in numbers of employees are to be
found in the estimates of all branches
of the government, and to meet that
tendency administration officials have
attempted a policy of paring down all
proposals for new projects with the
exception of national defense, expen
ditures to meet the growth of -the
country and the many burdens thrust
upon the United States by the war.
The estimates laid before Congress,
today by the treasury department
Legislative ....$ 13,524,479
State department 6,315,847
Treasury department '. 165,681,233
Independent offices 8,130,724
District of Columbia... 17,885,026
War department 421,352,447
Panama canal 25,145,562
Navy department 382,497,437
Interior department 210,161,412
Postoffice department . 1,765,760
Dept. of Agrictulture.. 43,331,907
Dept. of Commerce 16,737,158
Dept. of Labor 4,690,677
Dept. of Justice 11,555,696
The greatest increases are of course
in the estimates for carrying out the
national policy of defense. Where the
war department appropriations for
the current year were $381,482,802 it
estimates this year for $421,352,447.
The navy appropriation which was
$315,613,781 for the current year,
would according to the estimate be
ference claims, enabling the church to
make a report to the conference this
week of which the. church and com com-mnnitv
mnnitv com-mnnitv is dulv croud. This church
has experienced one of the best years
of its history and it is the hope of all,
Methodists and all other denomina denominations,
tions, denominations, that Dr. Gross may be returned
to this charge.
The Star will print during the next
few days a list of all the premiums
t&ken at the fair. We would have
printed a bunch of them today, but
the superintendents of the various de departments
partments departments were not able to furnish the
copy in time for this issue.
We are informed that Capt. S. R.
Pyles took the first prize for the best
collective exhibit, and that either J.
M. Fennell or M. E. Phillips took the
OCALA EVENING STAR, MONDAY, DECEMBER 4, 1916
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HOMES FOR THE MINISTERS
AGAIN IN SESSION
Congress reassembles today with
thre months remaining ih which to
complete the legislative plans of the
first administration of President Wil Wilson.
son. Wilson. With prospect of a much reduced
majority in the new House, or pos possibly
sibly possibly a line up so close that demo democratic
cratic democratic control will be in doubt, admin administration
istration administration leaders have laid their plans
to work at high speed in the hope of
enacting the most important part of
their program before it i3 endanger endangered
ed endangered in the Sixty-Fifth Congress.
Foremost is the completion of Pres President
ident President Wilson's railroad legislation
program left unfinished at the last
session with the passage of the Ad Ad-amson
amson Ad-amson law. The remainder of the
program, which the president will
press, includes supplementary legis legislation
lation legislation to prevent such a nation-wide
railway strike as was threatened last
summer, or in fact a lockout, until
the situation has ben investigated.
Second in important to the rail railway
way railway situation comes the agitation for
a restriction of shipments of food foods'
s' foods' tuffs to Europe. Thousands of pe petitions
titions petitions asking for an embargo have
been received by members of Con Congress
gress Congress and at the White House. In
every case it is argued that the in increased
creased increased cost of living in the United
States demands a restriction of ship
ments abroad. So far as has been
disclosed, President Wilson and
members of the cabinet have no plans
for acting on the subject, but it is
known that various members of Con
gress intend to push the subject and
it may develop a fight. Chairman
Fitzgerald of the appropriations com
mittee already has announced his in intention
tention intention of .introducing a bill for a
Women suffragists, renewing their
fieht for passage of the Susan B.
Anthony amendment to the constitu
tion, have laid all the lines for their
campaign, and it is possible that their
demands may be crowded into the
short time Congress has to deal with
an important budget of legislation.
Prohibitionists, no less ardent than
the suffragists, in their demand for a
federal amendment, are expected to
begin their fight anew.
The first day of the session never
sees much business done. Re-elected
members get congratulations; defeat defeated
ed defeated ones receive condolences; majority
and minority leaders receive ovations
as, they walk down the aisle. Galler Galleries
ies Galleries are crowded with wives and friends
of members who join in the demon demonstrations
strations demonstrations of hand clapping and cheer cheering
ing cheering as their favorites take their
seats; except in the Senate where a
dignified calm prevails. A few for for-marilities
marilities for-marilities mixed with a few informal informalities
ities informalities always compose the first day's
business and then the House as well
as the Senate adjourns until tomor tomorrow
row tomorrow to hear President Wilson deliver
his annual address.
In accordance with the custom he
set at the beginning of his term,
President Wilson will read his ad address
dress address from the clerk's desk in the
hall of the House while senators and
representatives are assembled before
him on the benches. Members of the
diplomatic corps hear him from their
places in. the reserved galleries and
members of the cabinet have specially
reserved seats on the floor. The pres president's
ident's president's message is about 2,000 words
long; is purely a discussion of domes domestic
tic domestic issues, the "state of the union"
and gives first prominence to the rail railway
way railway situation.
Today's opening marks he closing
of man's monopoly of membership in
the House of Representatives. In the
next Congress the clerks and pages
and the speaker will be calling: "The
lady from Montana."
- Miss Jeanette Rankin, republican,
first woman elected to Congress, is
expected to be in her seat then. She
does not sit in the present session
although many uninformed expected
to see her today--but comes in with
the next Congress. When she does ar-;
rive the House will be confronted with
revising its own rules to give her a
place on the floor.
In the Senate there were three new
members to take the oath of office.
James E. Watson of Indiana, repub republican,
lican, republican, takes the unexpired term of the
late Senator Shively, democrat, who
vas temporarily succeeded by Thomas
Taggart. Bert M. Fernald, republi republican,
can, republican, of Maine, was elected to the
vacancy caused by the death of Sen Senator
ator Senator Burleigh. William F. Kirby,
democrat, of Arkansas, was elected
to fill the unexpired term of the late
While the organization fight in the
House does not come until the-,, as assembling
sembling assembling of the next Congress, the
Senate probably will see some political
generalship in the selection of a suc successor
cessor successor of Senator Clarke as president
pro tempore. Senators who have their
eyes on the majority floor leadership,
made vacant by the defeat of Senator
Kern, are loath to take the office of
pro tempore. Strangely enough the
disposition seems to be to avoid an
office instead of seeking it, because
senators realize that the man who be becomes
comes becomes president pro tempore is out
of the race for the floor leadership.
There have been some indications that
the situation might be solved by giv giving
ing giving the office of president pro tempore
to Senator O'Gorman, who retires
with the end of the Congress. This,
it. is pointed out, would be a compli compliment
ment compliment to the retiring senator, and
would leave all the candidates for the
leadership free to enter the contest.
II is generally conceded that while
the important appropriation bills for
the fiscall year will occupy most of
the time between now and adjourn adjournment,
ment, adjournment, much general legislation on the
administration program will be urged.
Committees in charge of conservation
legislation, the Webb bill to authorize
domestic corporations to maintain col col-'ective
'ective col-'ective foreign selling agencies, the
immigration bill and a corrupt prac practices
tices practices measure to limit national cam campaign
paign campaign expenditures are certain to be
active from the beginning.
NO USE TO BORROW TROUBLE
In the most comprehensive review
of foreign tradeeonditions ever pre
pared by any governmental agency,
the Federal Trade Commission in
Washington Saturday expressed the
opinion that the much discussed after
the-war commercial competition from
Europe will not e likely to come for
some time after the conclusion of
High costs of raw materials, in increased
creased increased taxes, probably higher wages,
to say nothing of the capital and
stocks of material necessary to re
pair the wastages of war, the report
says, are -expected to delay the full
power of European competition until
it regains its normal" state.
Laws to put the American exportei
on a footing with his foreign rival by
authorization of collective foreign
selling agencies are recommended. A
brief summary of the report made
public last May, while it still was in
complete, recommended such legisla
tion and was followed by introduction
of the Webb bill which still awaits
action and has the endorsement of the
In studying the export situation,
the trade commission, it is declared,
has tried to take the problem in its
broad historical aspect, considering
the present war as a temporary inter interlude,
lude, interlude, the permanent influence of
which it is difficult to estimate.
On a signal from President Wilson,
the statue of "Liberty Enlightening
the World," in New York harbor, was
lit by electricity Saturday evening,
and will continue to be illuminated
while the statue stands. In a speech
at the banquet in celebration of the oc
casion President Wilson declared that
he had thought for the last two
years that peace was going to come
to the world only with liberty.. "The
peace of the world," he added, "was
not going to be secured by compacts
of nations, but by sympathies of men."
The president declared the United
States has a community interest with
France, because, "one republic must
THE MARION COUNTY FAIR
The ninth annual Marion County
Fair has realized all the expectations
of those who promoted it and gave
their time and ability to its prepara preparation
tion preparation and management. The excellence
and high character of the Marion
County Fair has become traditional.
Marion county has the men, it has the
products, it has the money, too. Eight
thousand people visited the fair
Thanksgiving Day. The horse show
is one of the notable features. Mar Marion's
ion's Marion's products are famous and every
body interested in Florida's resources
want sto see them.
Lake county people who attended
the Marion County Fair at Ocala
Wednesday and yesterday, returned
with the word that it is the best fair
Marion has ever offered and shows
that the county has gone right ahead
along its chosen agricultural and ani
mal lines. Old Marion is a splendid
county and when they top her in gen general
eral general farming and diversified farming,
gardening and industries they have to
get up early in the season.
THE SPECIALTY SHOP
A NICE LINE OF
COME IN AND LOOK THEM
A. E. GERIG
One Door East of M. & C, National
Following are the names of the
ministers who will be here this week,
attending the Methodist conference,
and a list of the homes at which they
will be entertained:
Bishop Collins Denny and wife F.
Adams, T. R. I. B. Adams.
Alderman, P. H. L. W. Duval.
Armistead, Thomas S. J. H. Pe Pe-gram.
gram. Pe-gram. Allen, W. F. J. G. Ferguson.
Austin, J. W. L. F. Grantham,
room, Mrs. Otis Green.
Beers, John D. W. Tompkins.
Bracco, J. J. A. Jolly.
Bray, J. F. R. J. Rivers.
Barrios, R. D. Collier Bros.
Broyles, L. M. B. A. Weathers.
Brantley, W. T. G. T. Liddon.
Blackburn, C. F. S. R. Whaley.
Barr, L. T. Z G. T. Condrey.
Butler, C. T. G. T. Liddon.
Bridges, F. R. F. R. Bridges.
- Barnett, R. H. John L. Edwards.
Barnett, R. Ira John L. Edwards.
Bartlett, W. J. Mrs. O. Batchelder.
Bell, M. T. D. E. Mclver.
Bourn, R. D. R. S. Hall.
Brooke, J. S. W. P. Goodyear.
Buhrman, W. P. Z. C. Chambliss.
Bell, J. F. R. R. Carroll, at Ocala
Belt, I. M. A. T. Thomas.
Blaynes, F. E. E. L. Parr, room,
Boyd, H. R. P. V. Leavengood.
Chapman, J. S. S. Hickel, Sr.
Coleman, J. T. Clifford Peabody.
Collier, Junius S. E. Fraser.
Clark, J. F. W. N. Lane.
Cecil, C. C Mrs. Morris.
Chapman, L. F. S. Hickel, Sr.
Cason, J. R. C. S. Cullen.
Carpenter, W. J. Jake Brown.
Cameron, I. T. Mrs. Mershon.
Carrera, D. Collier Bros.
Castelanos, Nestor J. Mrs. R. Lang.
Cole, A. H. H. M. Hampton.
Cole, D. A. H. M. Hampton.
Cooper, W. A. W. K. Zewadski, at
Crowson, F. L. Mrs. Mershon.
Calhoun, Eugene C. R. A. Sandi Sandi-fer.
fer. Sandi-fer. Carlton, Thos. Wright J. P. Gallo Galloway.
way. Galloway. Culpepper, J. B. John D. Robert Robertson.
son. Robertson. Dominguez, M. R. L. Lang.
Durrance, Josephus P. R. E. Lay Lay-ton.
ton. Lay-ton. Daiger, E. M. E. A. Osborne.
Dunkle, W. F. J. M. Gross.
Duncan, W. B., Jr. W. W. Strip Stripling.
ling. Stripling. Diggs, J. C. A. T. Thomas.
Daniels, J. H. E. T. Helvenston.
Davis, G. A. E. T. Helvenston.
Denton, E. K. E. A. Osborne.
Day, G. L. Judge Warner.
Dieffenwlerth, D. D. C. Y. Miller.
Dutill, H. R. McConathy.
Davis, H. G. Mrs. Harvey Clark.
Evans, J. B. Mrs. Brinkley.
Evans, W. R. L. T. Izlar.
Eads, F. M. C. Judge Warner.
Estevez, Ernerto. I. ,U. Forbes.
Frazee, Henry B. Clifford Pea Pea-body.
body. Pea-body. Fischer, W. A. A. Jolly.
Folsom, R. E. L. R. L. Carter.
Funk, W. H. Dr. J. E. Chace.
Fletcher, W. G. L. W. Duval.
Fletcher, Paul G. Mrs. J. H.
Fountain, W. C. J. W. Akin.
Gates, E. P. D. N. Mathews.
Gray, W. J. J. G. Ferguson.
Gay, Mr. L. N. Green.
Gates, E. J. D. E. Mclver.
Cuthridge, C. E. M. M. Little.
Grady, S. L. P. Wilson.
Griffitts, J. L. T. H. Johnson.
Gaines, H. T. T. H. Johnson.
Gault, J. E. W. J. Edwards.
Galloway, A. T. Mrs. O. L. Bachel-
Gross, J. J. J. M. Gross.-
Griffiths, Thomas Mrs. J. P. Gallo
Gonzales, E. C. P. Howell.
Graf, Karl J. E. Frampton.
Guy, Rembert A. Mrs. O. L. Bach-
Haynes, L. D. W. J. Edwards.
Hodnett, R. F. Z. C. Chambliss.
Harrison, E. A. W. L. Colbert.
Hardee, E. J. Mrs. C. G. Barnett.
Honiker, R. L. G. S. Scott.
Hendry, John A. Mrs. R. A. Carl
Hendry, James A. Mrs. R. A.' Carl
Householder, A. E. J. M. Graham.
Hendry, G. P. Mrs. J. P. Galloway.
Hollister, K. Dr. E. Van Hood.
Henderson, G. S. J. W. Branch.
Hardin, Smith Jake Gerig, at Colo
Hardin, H. C. L. W. Duval.
Hendrlx, S. I S. R. Wnaley.
Hope, A. L. M. M. Little.'
Hilburn, J. P. George MacKay.
Haeflinger, H. J. T. M. Moore.
Harris, H. F. C. R. Tydings.
Hobson, E. S. D. S. Welch.
Hancock, A. H. Mrs. Badger.
Hunter, J. L J. J. Pyles.
IHartsfield, John E. Mrs. Annie
Inman, C. W. W. T. Gary.
Jenkins, I. C. Mrs. Geo. Rentz.
Jenkins, Dr. C. R. Mrs. Geo. Rentz.
Jones, J. J. R. s. Halt
Jones, W. F. Mrs. J. R. Bishop.
Jones, J. C. W. T. Gary.
Jones, K. D. Mrs. Turnlpseed.
Kilgore, J. L. Dr. J. E. Chace.
Kendall, Paul Mrs. Tobe Brown.
Kline, J. J. P. V. Leavengood.
Koestline, Karl W. C. Mead.
Lord, M. M. Mrs. R. J. Rivers.
Lewis, J. E. Mrs. J. H. Brooks.
Lewis, J. D. Mrs. W. W. Clyatt.
Longacre, I. W. Mrs. DeHon.
Ley, E. F. L. W. Duval.
Ley, J. B. Judge McConathy.
Lowe, L. D. L. W. Duval.
Lawler, 8. W. George MacKay.
Logan, Holmes P. V. Leavengood.
Louder, W. A. R. A. Sandifer.
Lantz, E. H. Miss Lydia Dozier.
Langford, Fred B. D. S. Welch.
Mason, B. F- J- H. Pegram.
Miller, H. S. Thomas Copenhaver.
Major, D. D. E. A. Osborne.
Munroe, L. Mrs. Bryce.
Mathison, C. W. L. T. Izlar.
Moore, L. W Fred Weihe.
Mood, R. E. Mrs. Brinkloy.
Moon, J. Lawton W. W. Clyatt.
Mickler, J. E Dr. Walter Hood.
Mitchell, J. B. W. V. Wheeler, at
Mitchell, J. T. Mrs. G. S. Scott.
Mann, A. M. Dr. Wol Richardson.
Myers, W. A. C. G. Barnett.
Murray, J. D. Mrs. Bryce.
Mason, George J. S. McAteer.
McCook, Sam Mrs. G. D. Wash Wash-burn.
burn. Wash-burn. McCall, A. C. Mrs. J. R. Bishop.
McCall, F. P. Mrs. Annie Blowers.
Nease, W. J. W. W. Stripling.
Nance, H. C. Mrs. E. L. Howell.
Norton, W. C Mrs. J. W. Crosby.
Norton, M. H. Mrs. J. W. Crosby.
Mixon, T. J. George L. Taylor.
Newkirk, W. H. Mrs. R. E. Brig Brig-ance.
ance. Brig-ance. Norsworthy, T. H. Z. C. Chambliss.
Outland, M. H. Mrs. R. E. Brig Brig-ance.
ance. Brig-ance. Oser, L. L. H. Pillans.
Pasco, Frederick Dr. J. W. Hood.
Partridge, H. E. Dr. William Rich Richardson.
ardson. Richardson. Poage, W. M. Mrs. C. N. Schlem Schlem-mer,
mer, Schlem-mer, at Colonial Hotel.
Patterson, I. S. Mrs. C. N. Schlem Schlem-mer,
mer, Schlem-mer, at Colonial Hotel.
Patterson, F. J. C. R. Tydings.
Penny, G. P. S. E. Fraser.
Palmer, J. W. Mrs. E. L. Howell.
Perez, Guillermo Carol Fraser.
Pixton, Fred C. E. Conner, at Flor
Rape, B. T. Mrs. D. X. Mathews.
Roberts, I. B. W. W. Rilea.
Roberts, G. S. John M. Graham.
Roland, T. F. W. W. Rilea.
Rooney, J. M. Rev. J. R. Herndon.
Reeves, G. D. Mrs. Morris.
Russell, B. F. J. S. McAteer.
Rice, Oscar E. W. K. Zewadski.
Reina, A. W. W. Clyatt:
Rodgers, Wm. C. J. E. Frampton.
Rodriguez, H. J. W. W. Clyatt.
Scott, S. J. W. I. Hodge.
Switzer, D. Lee J. W. I. Hodge.
Summers, C. H. Mrs. DeHon.
Sibert, J. D. Mrs. Harvey Clark.
"This Is the
Kind I Want l
"Mother tried all brands,
she knows which is bcrt
knows how to get good,
wholesome bakings every
bake-day how to cava
Baking Powder mc.iey
avoid bake-day sorrows.
She likes the wonderful
leavening strength fine
raising qualities absolute
purity great economy of
"Don't think theBa!;!::
Powder you now use h Lc; t.
Try Calumet once find
out what reabakinrs are.
Received Hlc'-jr vrarts
Neiu Cock l.o i re;
See Slip in Found Can
m iy w V- v w
Cheap and bigcan Baking Powdsrsdo not
save you money. Cal a m et d cei i t's Pu re
and far. superior to scur milk and soda.
It is not becoming nor
safe for your health. Add
flesh to your bones and roses to your
cheeks by drinking a glass of this
delicious digestant with each meal
PURE DIGESTIVE AHOMATiCS WITH
SHIVAR MINERAL WATER AND GINGER
'Phone your grocer or druggist for
a dozen bottles. Satisfaction guar.
anteed or your money refunded on
first dozen used.
Bottled and guaranteed by the cele celebrated
brated celebrated Shivar Mineral Spring, Shel Shel-ton,
ton, Shel-ton, S. C, If your regular dealer
cannot supply you telephone
DISTRIBUTOR FOR OCALA.
Spencer, H. A. E. E. Dobbs.
Steinmeyer, W. H. J. A. Bouvier.
Steinmeyer, F. E. J. A. Bouvier.
Seevers. O. G. L. H. Pillans.
Sweat, D. B. Mrs. R. O. Connor, at
Shepherd, J. E. G. W. Martin.
Selby. A. Clark J. B. Horrell.
Sumner, R. L. G. T. Condrey.
Stienboch, H. C. Y. Miller.
Sowell, R. A. W. C. Meade.
Strickland, W. G. J. H. Smith.
Scott, G. F. A. C. Cobb.
Sistrunk, T. H. H. B. Baxter.
Sheffer, B. F. G. W. Martin.
Saunders, C. A. Mrs. M. D. Turnip Turnip-seed.
seed. Turnip-seed. Stephens, S. F. Mrs. Shaw.
Stubbs, G. W. Mrs. Shaw.
Tomkies, T. W. G. S. Wilson.
Tresca, W. B. J. W. Branch.
Taylor, J. W. J. H. Smith.
Thompson, J. J. L. X. Green.
Thrower, A. O. Holmes Walters, at
Thrower, B. K. C. S. Cullen.
Troutman, W. O. R. L.. Carter.
Williams, Thomas T. M. Moore.
Williams, J. D. J. P. Galloway.
Woodward, J. E. F. WT. Cook.
Wright, R. O B. H. Seymour.
Williams, R. M. B. H. Seymour.
Wilson, J. Edgar W. H. Temple.
White, C. W. A. C. Cobb.
Wilson, S. A. L.. W. Duval.
Watkins, John Mrs. Gallant.
White, Robert Mrs. Eugene Riv Rivers.
ers. Rivers. Windgam, J. W. W. H. Marsh.
Wells, R. J. S. X. Igou.
Young, S. J. Mrs. Eugene Rivers.
York, C. H. W. L. Colbert.
York, C. F. D. W. Tompkins.
Yeats, T. L. Mrs. J. R. Bishop. .
Alexander, T. F. G. W. Martin.
Abernathy, W. W. G. W. Martin.
Anderson, J. J. T. H. Johnson.
Bunch, J. H J. P. Phillips.
Curry, Claud T. E. M. Oszorne.
Curry, S. G E. M. Osborne.
Davis, George I. George L. Taylor.
Earnest, C. E. J. M. Meffert.
Hanna, Dr. F. B. J. W. Akin.
Hartsfield, B. D. T. H. Johnson.
Harris, S. D. W. T. Gary. -Hudson,
F. M. L. X. Green.
Jackson, F. D. J. M. Gross.
Lites, J. R J. P. Phillips.
Lee, J. M. Mrs. E. L. Howell.
McMullen, C. B J. P. Phillips.
McLeran, A. W. L. X. Green.
McCord, R. O. Mrs. E. L. Howell.
Mickler, O. O. Mrs. J. R. Bishop.
Meek, R. O J. P. Phillips.
Phillips, S. Dr. J. M. Gross.
Phifer, H. L. Jerry Burnett, at Co
Rodges, R. L. A. L. Izlar.
Richards, W. B A. L. Izlar.
Rast, J. WT. Judge McConathy.
Roberts, S. E. W. P. Preer.
Stewart, C. O. W. P. Goodyear. ;
Saxon, G. W. Mrs. E. A.- Osborne.
Strickland, T. M. J. M. Meffert.
Walker, J. R. P. V.' Leavengood.
Watkins, T. J W. P. Freer.
Whitworth, Rev. T. W. Z. C. Cham
If any have been omitted, they will
be provided for when they arrive.
L. Wr. DUVAL.
-J. P. PHILLIPS.
A. L. IZLAR.
We wish all preachers and dele delegates
gates delegates to report at the Methodist
church before going to homes assign assigned
ed assigned them. Committee.
An extensive line of new white
woven baskets, sandwich trays, etc.,
just arrived at The Book Shop. Call
and make your selections while ther's
a big stock to select from. 3t
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PHONES 47. 104, 305
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Funeral Directors and
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Phone 10 Ocala, Fla
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NEW FALL GARDEN SEED NOW
Also Flower and Field Seeds
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GISTS DRUGGISTS SUNDRIES
All mail orders carefully and
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Druggists and Seedsmen
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lis now a universally acknowledged necessity. No business man i3
prepared to meet the daily affairs of his business if he is not pro protected
tected protected with
We represent not only the best fire insurance companies, but
also the highest class INDEMNITY AND BONDING concerns in
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FIRST-CLASS FARES FROM JACKSONVILLE
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New York, N. Y 24.40
Boston, Mass., 27.00
Providence, R. I., 26.00
Buffalo, N. Y 27.80
Elmira, N. Y., 25.73
Savannah, Ga. $ 3.50
Baltimore, Md 20.00
Washington, D. C., 20.00
Pittsburg, Pa., 25.55
Chicago,. 111., . ; 26.15
Detroit, Mich., 26.15
. Tickets include meals and stateroom berth on steamer,
tickets reading to Savannah, Ga do not include meals.
Staterooms on all steamers outside, large and airy. Steamships Su Suwannee
wannee Suwannee and Somerset have special rooms, with brass beds and bath,
toilet, etc. Wireless on all steamers.
Steamers leave Jacksonville via Savannah, Ga., at 4 p. m., Wed Wednesday
nesday Wednesday and Saturday, to Baltimore, and Thursday and Sunday to
Through tickets to all points. For further information, illustrated
booklets, reservations, etc., write or call,
H. C. Avery, Agent. J. F. WARD, T. P. A., L. D. JONES, C. A.
Rt- Rev. Abbott Charles, President. Rev. Father Benedict. Director.
Sto Leo College
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Five Miles West of Dade City and Onn Mile East of San Antonio
BOARDING SCHOOL for BOYS and YOUNG
MEN, INCORF ORATED JUNE 4, 1889
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MoFtii, East of West
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OYSTERS are not, as has been erroneously stated, a luxury,
OYSTERS are, in fact a real daily need.
They possess the merit3 of Food Economy, Food Value, Healthful Healthful-ness
ness Healthful-ness and a "Peculiar" delicacy that lend3 itself to the preparation
of many tasty dishes.
$1.25 Per Gallon, Single Gallon
$1.15 Per Gallon, in Five Gallon Lots
$2.00 Per Barrel,
GULF FISH &SOYSTER COMPANY
Crystal Rivcrri!.,s arexbetter Florida
,, -, wm ..t, , i i, nTT, ,.,
E have taken extra care this season to have everything in
stock that the sportsman may want. Our stock was also
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,
i Hunting Coats.
We can save you money on your Sporting Goods. Call on us.
WHY PAY MORE"
THE WINDSOR HOTEL
in the Heart of the city with iemming Park for a front yard.
Every modern convenience in each room. Dining room service is
second to none.
RATES From $1.50 per day per person to $6.00.
ROBERT M. MEYER, J. E. K A V AN ATJGH
Jacksonville and New York
Calling at Charleston, S. C
THE FINEST COASTWISE VESSELS AFLOAT
FARES, Including AH Expenses
1st Cabin Excursion 2d Cabin St'rage
To New York $24.90 $43.30 $19.00 $12.50
Write for schedule and further particulars.
H. G. WENZEL, Florida Passenger Agent
Ticket Office, Pier 1, Foot of Lib trty St, Jacksonville, Florida.
Put an Ad. in the Star
If You Hate Any News for this De Department,
partment, Department, CaU Up Five-One-Y
I found them in a book last night,
These withered violets;
A token of that early love
That no man e'er forgets.
Pressed carefully between the leaves,
They keep their color still,
I cannot look at them today
iuiuut an oia-wme tnnn.
Ah, me, what tricks does memory
The Dassinc vears havA AaH
And hopes that lived in vigor once,
ivias. nave loner been ripad.
And this is all that I can say,
Wnen all is said and rinne.
These flowers remind me of some girl,
i wisn l Knew which one!
Spend-the-Day" Party at Fort Lau Lauderdale
derdale Lauderdale Says the Fort Lauderdale Herald of
Dec. 1: A delightful occasion Satur
day of mutual pleasure to the guest
and hostess was the "spend-the-day"
party at which Mrs. A. J. Beck enter
tained. The guests included Ocala
friends of Dr. and Mrs. Beck who
were en route home from attending
he convention of the Florida Federa
ion of Women's Clubs in Miami.
The hostess had her home decorat
ed throughout with quantities of rich
ly tinted red hibiscus arranged about
the rooms in cases and baskets. The
same handsome blossoms formed the
floral note for the six course luncheon
served at 1 o'clock. Places were mark marked
ed marked by attractive cards and seated at
the table besides the hostess and Dr.
Beck were Mrs. D. E. Mclver, Mrs. R.
A. Burford, Mrs. R. L. Anderson, Mrs.
W. T. Gary, Mrs. E. T. Helvenston,
Mrs. B. H. Seymour, Mrs. E. L. Car
ney of Ocala, Mrs. J. W. McCollum of
Gainesville and Mrs. L. F. Blalock of
As Miss Annie Atkinson, Mrs. Beck
before her marriage was an officer in
the Ocala Woman's Club and six of
her guests Saturday were members
of the executive board of the club
when she was. A feature of the day
especially enjoyable and of great in interest
terest interest to those present was a visit to
;he Indian camp and a talk with Tony
Tommie, the chief of the Seminoles.
The ladies were charmed with Fort
Lauderdale and unanimously predicted
a great future for our town.
The pleasures of the day concluded
with an informal supper after which
the visitors departed on the evening
ram for their homes. Some of the
guests did not remain for supper but
returned to Miami late in the after afternoon
noon afternoon for a longer visit before going
Misses Minnie and Susan Stovall
returned to Tampa Sunday afternoon.
Mrs. D. M. Smith is expected home
from Tampa, Friday.
The Presbyterian sewing circle
meets with Miss Alice Campbell to
The Baptist Sewing Circle met
this afternoon with Mrs. R. A. Sand-
Miss Blanche Mizelle, of Orange
Lake, is the guest of Miss Annie
Misses Wenona Weatherbee and
Katie May Galloway returned to Dun
nellon last nighty
-Mr. and Mrs. John Pasteur of Mar-
tel are guests this week of Mr. and
Mrs. E. J. Lytle at the lake.
Mrs. E. L. Carney returned Satur
day from Miami, where she spent
several weeks with friends.
The school children are practicing
songs for the civic Christmas tree,
Saturday evening, Dec. 23.
Mr. Lyle Robinson returned to his
home in Melbourne yesterday after
spending fair week with friends.
Mrs. George Blitch and Master
Hardy Croom of "Williston are spend
ing this week with the Misses Bell.
Mr. and Mrs. T. H. Harris have
arrived from Minnesota and are the
guests of Dr. and Mrs. J. M. Gross.
There will be a business meeting of
the Junior League sewing circle, this
afternoon with Mrs. Eugene Rivers.
The Eastern Star sewing circle will
meet Wednesday afternoon, 3 o'clock
in Masonic hall. Election of officers
Miss Nona Sewell returned to
Brooksville Sunday after spending
Thanksgiving with her sister, Mrs. J,
Miss Lola Maude Smith, who was
the guest of Mr. and Mrs. trank
Drake last week, returned to Waca-
Mrs. M. A. Robertson, of Whitney,
is the guest of her son and daughter-in-law,
Mr. and Mrs. J. D. Robertson,
for several weeks.
Miss Marion Gay of Jacksonville,
who has been the guest of Miss Caro Caroline
line Caroline Harriss for the past two weeks,
returned home today.
Miss Louise Rainey of Sylacauga,
Ala., is the guest of her grandmother.
Mrs. Blanche Whetstone at her home
on South Fifth street. Miss Rainey
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ffVpOfpVS DUVAL COUNTY jOWFKpiW
Do Your iSoiidav Shoooinof in J
No matter how croorf thp stories of vonr lornl mprrhnTits.
there are seme things for the holidays that you will find it neces necessary
sary necessary to buy away from home. These things you can get in
Jacksonville, and it will be a fine time to shop for them while you
are in the city for the great Duval County Fair.
acksonviile, December 5-6-7-8-9
Reduced rates- on all railroads entering Jacksonville will be
m effect, lou can make the trip for less money than usual.
The stores of Jacksonville will make special offerings during the
fair. Their stocks are full and complete, and their prices right.
You'll be welcome, whether you buy much or little.
Soms of the Features hich Make. the Duval County Fair An Event of
tie-Wide Interest and Inter-State Importance
The Agricultural Exhibit of the United States Government will be
shown in Jacksonville for the first time at a county fair. Covers 8,000
square feet cf space, costs $20,000.00 a year to maintain; expense of
bringing to Florida $1-500.00. Every Florida farmer should see it.
Many exhibits of blooded animals from Florida and other State3.
Tick-free cattle will be shown in comparison with infected animals, and
complete dipping vats exhibited with experts in attendance. See the pig
club porkers.! The boys are up and doing in Florida.
"fvlade in Florida" For the Women-Folks Fruits, Flowers, etc. All Good, Clean Fun
Scores of exhibits of machinery
enprapred in converting Florida raw"
material into i.-?eful articles, indicat indicating
ing indicating the Stated n".anIacturiag future.
Art and needlework displays.
Girl's canning clubs in competition.
Domestic Science exhibits that will
help solve household problems.
Citrus and deciduous fruits. Flor Floral
al Floral displays will add color. Veget Vegetables
ables Vegetables in wide variety, typical of the
wonderful possibilities of our State.
Amusements only of the better
class. Local theatres will provide
special attractions of a character
that all can approve.
Generous prizes offered. Send for catalog and full particulars to H. H.
Simmons, Chairman Entries Committee. For other information, address
A. P. Anthony, Chairman County Fair Committee,
Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce
leaves in a few days for a visit to
Wauchula relatives, and will return in
about three weeks to spend the winter
WOMAN'S CLUB MEETING
Engagement of Interest
Mr. and Mrs. John William Patton
announce the engagement and ap approaching
proaching approaching marriage of their daugh daughter,
ter, daughter, Julia Finley, to Mr. William
Stanton Walker, the wedding to take
place on the evening of January 11,
This engagement will be of much
interest to the numerous Ocala
friends of Miss Patton and Mr. Wal Walker.
ker. Walker. Miss Patton is a very attractive
and vivacious Gainesville girl, and
has attended several dances in Ocala.
Doc" Walker is also well known to
Ocala people. He attended the Uni University
versity University of Florida and is now practic practicing
ing practicing law in Jacksonville, where he will
take his bride.
The ladies of the civic committee
of the Woman's Club areplanning to
give an oyster supper Thursday eve evening,
ning, evening, Dec. 7, at the room in the Mer Merchant's
chant's Merchant's block formerly occupied by
Dewey's Cafe. Their object in giv
ing this supper is to raise a part of
the funds necessary in giving the
civic Christmas tree celebration on
the evening of Saturday, Dec. 23. The
money for this interesting event has
been raised the last two years by sub
scription, but the ladies desire to avoid
this method this year, and with indus
try equal to their public spirit are
striving to earn it. We hope every
body will show appreciation in the
most practical way, namely, by culti
vating a good oyster appetite for next
Miss Ruth McKeown left for Jack
sonville this afternoon accompanied
by Lucile Robinson, who has spent
the past six weeks with her grand grandparents,
parents, grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. M. E. Robinson.
Miss McKeown made many friends
here who are glad she expects to re return
turn return after Christmas.
Mr. E. M. Howard returned this
afternoon from a short visit to Mi Miami.
ami. Miami. His father, Dr. Howard and
family, Accompanied by a cousin, ex expect
pect expect to leave Champaign, Ills., on the
7th for Florida, spending a greater
part of the winter in Miami, where
they have leased a home for the sea
.Mr. and Mrs. W. V. Newsom Jr.,
and little daughter, Jane, will leave
Wednesday for Jacksonville, to visit
Mrs. Newsom's parents. Mr. Newsom
will return the last of the week but
his family will remain until after the
Senator and Mrs. William Igou of
Eustis, were Friday visitors to the
fair( also spending a short time with
their brother, Mr. Sam Igou and fam family
ily family on Lime street.
Miss Thigpen has returned to her
home in Dunnellon after a delightful
Thanksgiving visit to her cousins,
Mrs. B. M. Roberts and family at the
Oysters served in every style
at Dewey's cafe by the civic committee
Thursday evening. Give the ladies
your patronage and enjoy good oy oysters
sters oysters once.
Mr. George McKeand left Saturday
for Jacksonville after a week in the
city. Mr. McKeand was the popular
demonstrator of the Maxwell coffee
house and has a large circle of friends
Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Harder of Mere Meredith,
dith, Meredith, N. H., arrived yesterday for a
visit to their daughter and son-in-law,
Mr- and Mrs. George Pasteur and
The meeting of the Woman's Club
on Saturday afternoon was unusually
delightful. Two distinguished guests
were present,. Mrs. T. I. Arnold, sec secretary
retary secretary of the Jacksonville club, and
Miss Isabelle Goodhue, known all over
the United States as the "bird woman"
and very like a tiny wren she looks.
She made a most pleasing and in informing
forming informing address and her impersona impersonations
tions impersonations of bird calls- were charming.
Mrs. Arnold spoke gracefully and
briefly, extending greetings from the
Another feature greatly enjoyed
were the reports from the federation
meeting recently held in Miami. There
were so many wonderful things to tell
that the delegates had agreed to'
divide in sections. Mrs. R. L. Ander Anderson
son Anderson told in a most comprehensive and
accurate manner of the great scope
of business transacted by the clubs
in Florida. The undertakings of the
club women seem stupendous, but the
report showed how successfully they
had been carried out. Mrs. R. A. Bur Bur-ford
ford Bur-ford gave the "Personnel of the Fed Federation,"
eration," Federation," a beautiful pen picture of
the women of the federation who are
the particular bright and shining
lights. She paid a high tribute to the
federation president, Mrs. W. S. Jen Jennings.
nings. Jennings. The paper of Mrs. D. E. Mclver, was
unique in its manner of expression
and all enjoyed the glimpse of the
"social side of the federation" as she
gave "it. These fine papers will ap appear
pear appear from time to time in the club de department
partment department of the Star, in order that
they may be enjoyed not only by the
members of the club, but the general
Mrs. W. A. Hocker and Mrs. W. T.
Gary, who were on the program to
report on education and household
economics, courteously gave way for
Miss Goodhue and will give their re reports
ports reports at a later time.
The business of the afternoon was
the reception of Mrs. M. G. Davis of
Zuber as a member of the club and
the arrangement for the sale of
Christmas seals for the benefit of the
tuberculosis fund of the state being
gotten together by club women. This
i.5 a great public health measure, for
the relief, of the unfortunate victims
of tuberculosis and for our own self self-preservation.
preservation. self-preservation. Mrs. H. C. Dozier, act acting
ing acting chairman of the health committee,
has the work in charge and will soon
have the stamps on sale. We bespeak
for her and her assistants a liberal
Mrs. Emily Green and Mrs. Maude
Home were the cordial hostesses
serving hot tea and wafers?.
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FISH AND OYSTERS
All kinds Fresh i Vegetable
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GENTS OVERCOATS and SUITS and
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OCALA STEAM LAUNDRY
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phone Telephone Directory
Peyton Bailey, Maxwell salesman
and demonstrator, three-double-five.
L. E. Yonce, Maxwell service sta station,
tion, station, three-seven-six. 29-6t
SEABOARD LuuAL SCHEDULE
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.
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.
ADVERTISE IN THE STAB.
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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, for this is the only way we can accomplish
Of course, sometimes, little things go wrong, but they are not inten intentional,
tional, intentional, and, if you will call us up, they will be corrected IMMEDIATELY.
Ocala Ics & PaeMitci Co
"The Tire Man
Service car always ready for tire
i rouble on the road. Fisk and Hood
rires and Tubes. All orders prompt promptly
ly promptly filled.
24 N. MAGNOLIA STREET
PLUMBING AND ELECTRICAL
WTien you have plumbing or elec electrical
trical electrical contracting let us furnish you
estimates. No 30 b too large and none
too small, tf H. W. Tucker.
Seed oats, seed rye ana rape seed,
for tail planting. Ocala Seed Store, tf
Homemade and baker's bread 5
cents a loaf at Carter'sBakery. Ask
for CARTER'S. tf
BLOOMS FOR SALE
I have some very choice chrysanthe chrysanthemums
mums chrysanthemums from f 1 to $3 per dozen. John
Heintz, the florist. ll-28-6t
of stomach, Ihet and kijneys vdth the cele celebrated
brated celebrated Shirar Mineral Waiter. I'ositively
guaranteed by money-back offer. Tastes
fine; costs a trifle. Delivered anywhere by
our Ocala Distributors, Court Pharmacy.
jf none tnem.
OCALA EVENING STAR, MONDAY, DECEMBER 4, 1916
K. of P. meet this evening.
Council meets tomorrow evening.
Odd Fellows meet tomorrow night.
Masons meet Thursday evening.
Woodmen meet 'Friday evening.
Pythian Sisters meet tomorrow aft afternoon.
ernoon. afternoon. The fire department has received a
lot of new hose.
Mr. Maurice David, of New York, is
spending a few days in Ocala.
For refreshing HOT or cold drinks
call at the Court Pharmacy. 22-tf
Mr. Geo. M. Blitch was among the
pleased visitors to the fair last week.
The K. of P. hold their election
this evening, and all members
should be present.
Layer cake, angel cake ana mac mac-caroons,
caroons, mac-caroons, fresh every day, at Carter'
Mr. J. W. Gerow of St. Petersburg
was among the pleased visitorsto
Mr. David Henney, of the engineer engineering
ing engineering firm of Twombly & Henney, ar arrived
rived arrived in the city today to look over
the work at the new light and water
Julian Bullock was a business vis visitor
itor visitor in Miami last Monday. Fort
Encourage home industry by IN INSISTING
SISTING INSISTING on having CARTER'S
bread and cakes. None better made.
Carter's Bakery. tf
One of the most clever and popu popular
lar popular young men in town is considerably
subdued these days. Fortune teller
out at the fair grounds Friday told
him "he would soon be married, and in
the course of time four lovely children
would come to bless his home.
Insist on having Carter's Delicious
Cake (five flavors) 10 cents. tf
We hear it rumored that one of our
tonsorial parlors, will employ a good good-looking
looking good-looking lady barber.
Among the visitors to the fair was
Mr. D. A. Clark, formerly of Martel,
now of Inverness, and always welcome
Carl L. Sewell of Tampa visited his
father in the city last week. He re returned
turned returned toTampa Saturday afternoon.
Genuine BUTTERNUT BREAD
"made in Ocala" by Carter's Bakery,
at 10 cents a loaf. Insist upon hav having
ing having Carter's. tf
Those two sturdy and progressive
farmers of Berlin, L. D. Beck and S.
D. Atkinson, were in town Saturday.
Mr. J. D .Lockett, formerly of this
city, now of Orlando, paid his Ocala
friends a pleasant visit Saturday and
The Empire Cafe did a splendid
business during the fair. It took five
big turkeys for its Thanksgiving
Mr. G. W. Scofield was accompanied
to Ocala yesterday by two other prom prominent
inent prominent citizens of Inverness, Messrs.
M. C. Scofield and L. A. Boswell.
A farewell banquet was given by
Mr. Irv J. Pollock, manager of the
Rutherford shows, at the Ocala House
Cafe Saturday evening. Mr. Pollock
had as his guests, Mrs. Anna Tweedy,
secretary of the Marion County Fair
association, Mr. Burney Smuckler, ad advance
vance advance agent of the shows, Mr. Ed
Saulter, secretary, Mr. Harry Pollock
and Mrs. Pollock, Mr. J. C. Simpson
and Miss Alice Neville.
Doctors Book and Forney of the
north side square auto hospital, may
call at the store of S. R. Whaley and
partake of coca-cola in bottles if they
will show this notice. The Ocala
Coca-Cola Bottling Works.
James Norton, a member of the
city commission, returned last night
from Ocala, where he attended the
Marion County Fair and was the
guest of relatives of his wife for sev several
eral several days. St. Petersburg Independ Independent.
ent. Independent. THE SPECIALTY SHOP
Giit Dressings and
Now On Sale
A. E. GERIG
One Door East of M. & C. National
MOVING PICTURE FEATURES
The following excellent moving pic
ture features will appear at the
Temple this week:
Today, Pauline Frederick in "Nan "Nanette
ette "Nanette of the Wilds," also Paramount Paramount-Bray
Bray Paramount-Bray Cartoon Bobbie Bumps and his
Tuesday, Gail Kane in ?The Scarlet
Oath"; also Hearst News.
Wednesday, Mary Pickford in "Hul "Hul-da
da "Hul-da from Holland."
Thursday, All Star cast in "The
Martyrdom of Philip Strong"; also
Friday, installment of "Peg o' the
Ring"; Ford Sterling in "The Snow
Cure"; Hearst News.
Saturday, DeWolf Hopper and Fay
Tincher in "Sunshine Dad."
-Messrs. Y. R. Beardsley of the A.
C. L. and H. C. Bretney of the L. &
N., were among the hustling railroad
men in town last week.
Among the other attractions of the
Ocala House Cafe is a very interesting
bulletin which Charlie Hunter keeps
chalked up on the big mirror behind
the lunch counter.
South Main street is in a rather
frowsy condition. Civic pride should
prevail on the owners of. the row of
stores opposite the Methodist church
to clean up their sidewalks and curbs
while the conference is in session.
Mr. Clifford Peabody, who has been
with Mr. A. T. ThomaS for some
years, has resigned his position from
Jan. 1 next,and will go into .the hard
rock business himself at Morriston.
Cliff is a mighty clever boy and his
Ocala friends wish him success.
Mr. Lee Riley, advance agent for
"Nobody Home," which will appear at
the Temple Dec. 13, was in town yes yesterday
terday yesterday interviewing Manager Bennett.
"Nobody Home" is pronounced by the
critics to be the "Season's Smartest
Musical Success." Mark the date in
Mr. W. A. McGuire returned Sun Sunday
day Sunday from Chicago. With him came Dr.
C. G. Hopkins, a scientist of note,
connected with the agricultural de department
partment department of Illinois, and a man who
has taken much interest in Marion
county. Both are at the Harrington.
Mr. McGuire reports Mrs. McGuire
and our clever young friend Tom as
well, and says they will be here lateri.
1916 state and county taxes are
now due and payable.
2 off for November receipts.
.1 off for December reecipts.
Be sure and bring a correct de description
scription description of your land when making
inquiry about or paying your taxes.
Yours very truly, ?
W. L. Colbert,"
11-4-sat Tax Collector.
When the nervousness is caused by
constipation, as is often the case, you
will get quick relief by taking Cham Chamberlain's
berlain's Chamberlain's Tablets. These tablets also
improve the digestion. Obtainable
OCALA FRATERNAL ORDERS
CHAPTEB NO. 13, Ft. A. M.
Regular coa vocations or the Ocala
Chapter No. 13, R. A., M., on tilt
fourth Friday In every mouth a
8 p.m. A. E. Burnett, H. P.
Jake Brown. Sec'y.
VOOF31K UP THE WORIiD
Fort King Camp No. 14 atets at
the E. of P. ball at 7:30 p. m. every
second n I fourth Friday. Visitln
sovereign? ire always welcome.
J. G. Ferguson, C. C.
Chas. K. Sage, Clerk.
Marion-Dunn Lodge No. 19, F. 4
A. M., meets on the hrst and thirA
Thursday evening of each month a
3:00 o'clock, until further notice.
h C. Webb, W. M.
Jake Brown, Secretary. Ad
OCALA LODGE NO. ZSS. B. P. O E.
Ocaia Lodge No. 286, Benevolent
and Protective Order of Elks, meet
the second and fourth luesia evon
Ings in each month. Visiting breth
ren always welcome. Clufc hous
apposite postofflV-e, ast side.
R. S. Rogers, E. R.
- E. J. Crook, Secretary.
The Ocala Temple Lodge No. 2
Pythian Sisters, meets every Tuesday
afternoon at 2:30 at Castle Hall, west
of courthouse. Visiting members are
cordially invited 4o meet with us.
Kate B. Howell. M. R.
Lena Tompkins. M E. C
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. H. Pillans, Secretary.
ORDER OF EASTERN ft TAR
Ocala Chapter, No. 29, O. E. 25.
meets at Yonge's hall the second an an-'ourth
'ourth an-'ourth Thursday evenings of each
aonth at ZZQ o'clock.
Mrs.Myrtie G. Kramer. W. M
Mrs. Lillian Simmons, Secy.
All kinds of seed for fall garden
now in stock. Ocala Seed Store.
KNIGHTS OF PYTHIAS J
Ocala Lodge No." 19. Conventions
held first and third Monday at 7:30 p.
m. 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.
fllfl II AFFAIRS
' .(Continued from Third Page)
The friends of Mrs. Austin and
Miss Austin in this city were much
pleased today to receive the following
Mrs. John Lindsey Austin
requests the honor of your presence
at the marriage of her daughter
Mr. Seabury Stanton
on Thursday December twenty-first
nineteen hundred and sixteen
at twelve o'clock
The Second Church in Boston
Beacon Street and Audubon Road
Reception immediately after the
ceremony, Hotel Somerset, 28 Bab Bab-cock
cock Bab-cock Street, Brookline.
Mrs. J. W. Perkins of Lynne was
the guest of her son, Mr. Percy Per Perkins,
kins, Perkins, during the fair week.
Mary Pickford will be seen at the
Temple Wednesday in "Hulda from
Holland." Many who have seen this
picture consider it her best yet.
Cards were received this morning
from Mr. and Mrs. Donald Schreiber
from Pittsburg, Pa. They expected
to be in Youngstown yesterday.
Make a memorandum in your funny
book that "Nobody Home," the bright brightest
est brightest comedy ever seen in America, will
be at the Temple Wednesday evening,
The ladies of the civic committee
have received a letter from Santa
Claus, announcing that he will be on
time for the civic Christmas tree, Sat Saturday
urday Saturday evening, Dec. 23.
m m m
Miss Ruth Abel, one of our accom accomplished
plished accomplished high school teachers, has re returned
turned returned from Lakeland, where she
went to pay a Thanksgiving visit to
The ladies of the Baptist sewing
circle will hold their Christmas sale
on the Ocala House porch Wednesday,
Dec. 6th. Fancy work, cake and candy
will be offered for sale.
Miss Gamsby, the librarian, re requests
quests requests the 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.
Mrs. Mazie Lyles, who was a visitor
in the city during the fair, returned
to Gainesville Saturday. Mrs. Lyles'
pretty little daughter, Miss Dorothy,
took two prizes for fine needlework
during the fair.
Mr. T. I. Arnold expects to leave
tonight for a business trip up in
Georgia, and Mrs. Aronld will accom accompany
pany accompany him as far as Jacksonville. Mrs.
Arnold has been here for several days
on arThanksgiving visit Her friends
were: glad to see her, and will part
from her with regret.
Belleview sent a good-sized delega
tion to the Elks' memorial service.
Beside Mr. Charles Tremere, exalted
ruler of the lodge, there were his
charming daughter, Miss Ellie, Mr.
and Mrs. Walter Nelson and baby, Mr.
and Mrs. I. F. Haviland, Mrs. E. F.
Burke, Mrs. Mary D. Champion and
Mrs. L. L. Hopkins.
The regular monthly meeting of the
Woman's Auxiliary of Grace Episco
pal church will be held with Mrs. Ford
H Rogers at the residence of Mrs
Sidney Haile, 303 Ocklawaha avenue,
Tuesday, December 5th, at 3 p. m. All
members of the congregation are cor
dially invited to be present. A full at
tendance is requested at this meeting
to begin a course of instruction on
missionary work in South America.
The Canadian woods serve as the
background for the photo play "Nan "Nanette
ette "Nanette of the Wilds," in which Pauline
Frederick is starring tonight at the
Temple theater.It is a romantic story
of the Canadian mounted police, writ written
ten written by Willard Mack, the well-known
author and actor, who plays opposite
Miss Frederick in this Paramount
Of interest to many in Jacksonville
and elsewhere in Florida, will be the
announcement of the engagement of
Miss Omera Holloway, daughter of
Mr. and Mrs. W. M. Holloway of Tal
lahassee, and Mr. Milton Parker, of
Waycross, Ga., the date of the wed
ding to be announced later. Times-
The foregoing will be of interest to
the Ocala friends of Miss Holloway,
who was the guest of Misses Jose
phine and Musie Bullock in this city
a couple of years ago.
TOURING CAR BARGAIN
We have a large touring car, in
good condition, from tires to top, that
will be sold for the price of the "junk"
on the car, and very easy terms will
be given if desired,
tf Ocala Maxwell Agency.
Cough Medicine for Children
: Mrs. Hugh Cook, Scottsville, N. Y.,
says: "About five years ago when we
were livinjin XJarbutt. N. .Y I doc
tored ; twp of iAf : children ? 'sufferin g
from colds with' Chamberlain's Cough
Remedy and found" it just as repre represented
sented represented in every way.It promptly
checked- their -coughing- tmd cured
their colds nuicker than anything I
ever used." Obtainable everywhere.
DEADLY SNAKES MADE STUDY
'Garden of Serpents," in Brazil, Is
Maintained for the Production
Brazil's "Garden of Serpents" is one
of the most interesting, though to
some, repulsive sights in the world,
and is maintained purely for scientific
purposes. It is located at Butanta,
Brazil, and occupies In all some 700
acres. Here are the laboratories which
produce serums for the cure and pre prevention
vention prevention of the effects of snake bites.
The snakes used in preparing the
serums are kept in a small park, con containing
taining containing numerous dome-shaped shel shelters,
ters, shelters, which Is surrounded by a wall
and a ditch filled with water. Other
specimens are kept in a similar park
near the main building, in order to
study their habits, favorite food, the
very diverse venomous properties of
various species, and the best method
of escaping fheir attacks. The hot and
moist forests of Brazil contain many
venomous serpents, but the slightest
noise alarms the peaceful and timid
reptiles, which attack only those per persons
sons persons and animals that tread on them
or destroy their lairs. The principal
families are the Bothrops and the Cro Cro-tales,
tales, Cro-tales, or rattlesnakes. The Bothrops'
venom decomposes the blood and pro produces
duces produces internal hemorrhage, with in intense
tense intense congestion of the liver, kidneys
and brain, while the venom of the Cro Cro-tales
tales Cro-tales paralyzes the respiration, circu circulation
lation circulation and vision, and usually causes
death within twenty-four hours. Each
venom requires its special antidote.
The laboratory heads prepare a serum
for each, and also a polyvalent, or com compound
pound compound serum, which is effective against
all Brazilian snake venoms, for use
when the species of the attacking
snake is unknown. The serums are ob obtained
tained obtained from young and sound horses
and asses, which receive, at intervals
of five or six days, injections of venom,
increasing from one-twentieth milli milligram
gram milligram to one gram. A year's treatment
is required to produce perfect Immun Immunity
ity Immunity and an effective serum. The poly polyvalent
valent polyvalent serum is obtained by injecting
the venoms of Bothrops and Crotales
alternately. The animals thus immun immunized
ized immunized furnish antivenom serum for a
long time if they receive a fresh in injection
jection injection of venom after each extraction
of serum. Tubes of serum, with hypo hypodermic
dermic hypodermic syringes, are sent gratuitously
to hospitals, municipalities and poor
patients. Others are sold at low
prices or exchanged for live snakes.
Serums for pest, diphtheria and
tetanus also are produced by the
Supreme Court Changes.
There is not a single member of the
Supreme court of President Harrison's
day now serving on the bench. Twenty Twenty-six
six Twenty-six years is not a long time for con continuity
tinuity continuity of service in the lower courts.
There are hundreds of judges appoint appointed
ed appointed at the age of thirty-five who are
still in full mental vigor at seventy,
and not a few cases of this kind are
to be found in the lower federal and
state courts. Even Chief Justice
White, however, is able to point to a
judicial record of only twenty-six
years. He was appointed by Cleveland
In February, 1894, and all the members
with whom he was associated at that
time have passed away. President
Taft had the honor of appointing a full
majority of the Supreme court in the
course of his four years in office. He
appointed Justices Hughes, Van De De-vanter,
vanter, De-vanter, Lamar and Pitney. President
Wilson has already made two appoint appointments
ments appointments Mclleynolds and Brandeis
and now has another appointment to
make. Despite all the changes that
have taken place in recent years, more
cases were' disposed of by the Supreme
court during its recent term than in
any other term since 1890. A total of
547 cases were decided, while in 1890
there were 610 cases. There still re remain
main remain on the docket 522 cases. Thomas
F. Logan, in Leslie's Weekly.
Georgia Fish Go on Spree.
Walter Taylor, city clerk of Atlanta,
Ga., declares that the fish in South
river should have the attention of the
Humane society. They are being gross grossly
ly grossly mistreated by the city, since the
police began dumping "blind tiger"
liquor in the sewers, he states.
He said after a trip to the river
with Oscar Cochran, manager of the
city parks, that he found the fish in
a maudlin condition, due to excessive
use of alcohol. Most of them were In
a disgraceful state of intoxication, and
the ones that were not were fighting to
get their share.
He says the river is rapidly becoming
stocked with fish from farther down
the stream, coming up to get a share
of the liquid. And he adds that the
Inhabitants of the region are trying to
find some way to extract the alcohol
without having to eat the fish, recogniz recognizing
ing recognizing that the two don't go. well to together.
gether. together. Amsterdam Ghetto Doomed.
The inexorable housing reformer has
reached the famous Amsterdam Ghetto,
and is making a first assault on 'the
miniature Jewish state that has exist existed
ed existed for more than three centuries in
Holland's capital on the Zuyder Zee
and has constituted for the modern
tourist one of the sights of the city.
One of the most thickly populated
quarters, the part known as the
"Island" of Ullenburg. has been con condemned
demned condemned and is gradually being cleared
of its several thousand inhabitants.
Plans have been drawn up for the
erection of 360 new dwellings in -another
quarter of the city, half of which
number will be let at below $1.20 a
week, the commune or state adding 20
to 30 cents in some cases.
Good for Constipation ;
Chasnberlain's Tablets are excellent
for constipation. They are pleasant
to take and mild and gentle in effect.
Complete line of Old Hampshire
Bond stationery for gentlemen
nothing better made. The Book
If you can not come, phone us your
wants. WeT are always at your ser
vice. The Court Pharmacy. 22-tf
10 RESTLESSNESS OR BACKACHE TO -MIGHT !"
Kidney, Bladder and UHg Acid Trcubieo Bring
fklisary To Many.
"When the kidneys are weak or diseased, these natural niters do not
cleanse the blood sufficiently, and the poisons are carried to all parts of the
body. There follow Depression, Aches and Pains, Heaviness, Drowsiness,
"Anuric" maybe obtained right here
-in town to-day, as Doctor Pierce has arranged with the local druggists for its
distribution. It's surprising that so many of us never suspect our kidneys even
viiCii they give a fair warning that something is wrong. Like all filters they
become clogged most frequently. A fifty-cent package, of "Anuric," however,
will give renewed life. Send 10 cents for large trial package, or write symptoms
and send sample of urine to Doctor Pierce's Invalids' Hotel, Buffalo. N. Y.
A. C. L. SCHEDULE
Trains of the Atlantic Coast Line
will arrive and depart in Ocala at the
No. 37, Jacksonville to St. Peters Petersburg,
burg, Petersburg, 2:18-2:25 a. m.
No. 38, St. Petersburg to Jackson Jacksonville,
ville, Jacksonville, 2:25 a. m.
No. 10, Leesburg to Jacksonville,
5:40 a. m.
No. 151, Ocala to Wilcox, Monday,
Wednesday and Friday, 6:10 a. m.
No. 35, Ocala to Lakeland (Sunny (Sunny-Jim),
Jim), (Sunny-Jim), Tuesday, Thursday and Satur Saturday,
day, Saturday, 6:40 a. m.
No. 141, Wilcox, Gainesville 5 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
No. 49, Ocala to Homosassa, 2:25
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, Jacksonville 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), Tuesday, Thursday and Satur Saturday,
day, Saturday, 9:50 p. m.
Mayor J. D. Robertson.
City Clerk and Assessor H. C.
Tax Collector and Treasurer W.
City Attorney F. R. Hocker.
City Physician Dr. H. F. Watt.
City Marshal R. L. Carter.
Chief Fire Department -H. S.
Superintendent Street Depart Department
ment Department Robert Marsh.
Sanitary Inspector G. W. Cleve Cleveland.
land. Cleveland. Superintendent Light and Water
Department J. C. Caldwell.
A large list of December Victor re records
cords records now in at The Book Shop. 3t
RATES Twenty-five words
or less one time 25 cents;
three times 50 cents; six
times 75 cents. Over twenty-five
words, and under fif fifty,
ty, fifty, double above rate.
This rate is for consecutive
insertions. Special rate by
the month. Try them out.
CARPENTER AND BUILDER
Careful stimates m?4e on all Con Con-tiact
tiact Con-tiact work. Gives Mure and Better
Work for the Money than Any 0th'
Contractor in th"" city.
Irritation, Headaches, Chilliness, Rheu Rheumatism,
matism, Rheumatism, Backache and Dropsy. The
uric acid sometimes f orms into gravel
or kidney stones. When the uric acid
affects the muscles and joints, it causes
lumbago, rheumatism, gout or sciatica.
This is the time to try "Anuria"
During digestion uric acid is absorbed
into the system, from meat eaten, and
even from some vegetables. The poor
kidneys get tired and backache begins.
This is a good time to take "Anuric," k
the new discovery of Doctor Pierce for
SYNOPSIS OF THE GAME LAW
The following furnished the Star
by Judge Wm. E. Smith will be of in interest
terest interest to all our sportsmen:
The title to all wild birds and game
is vested in the various counties of
the state. The following only are game
birds: Swan, geese, brant, ducks, rail,
mud hens, Callinulas, shore birds,
plovers, surf birds, snipe, woodcocks,
sand pipers, tattlers, curlews, turkeys,
grouse, pheasants, quail and turtle
It is a $50 fine to catch, kill, ship or
have in possession any game bird,
plumage, skin, eggs or nests thereof,
except as provided by law.
Open season Nov. 20th to March
Oth following, for deer, wild turkey,
quail, doves, swan, geese, brant, rails,
coots, sand pipers, curlews, snipe,
ducks and plover; Nov. 20th to Dec.
20th following, for pheasants; and Oc October
tober October 1st to March 1st following, for
squirrels. Unlawful to kill squirrels
in any public or private park at any
It is a $25 fine to capture, kill or
injure any game bird 'or animal by
pitfall, deadfall, scaffold, cage, snare,
net, salt-lick, blind pen, baited hook,
baited field, drugs, poison, chemicals,
explosives, or similar device.
. It is a $25 fine to catch, hunt or kill
any game bird or animal between
dark and daylight the following day.
It is a $25 fine to kill more than one
deer, two turkeys, twenty quail or
twenty-five birds of any other species
in any one day. It is a $500 fine to
kill more than three deer, ten turkeys
or three hundred of any other game
bird sspecies in any one open season.
It is a $25 fine to barter, sell or
offer for sale any game bird or an animal.
imal. animal. It is a $100 fine to hunt outside of
your voting precinct without a license;
a $25 fine to change or alter a license.
It is a $25 fine to transport within
or without this state any game with without
out without a proper license. It is a $100 fine
for any common carrier to receive
such game for transportation.
. The witnesses furnishing evidence
to convict for any violation of the
game laws shall have half of the fine
. Persons residing in the state twelve
months and the county six months, on
payment of-$l to the county judge,
receive a "resident county license;" a
"non-resident county license" for $3,
and a "non-resident hunter's license"
for $15. No license good except in
county issued. No license required of
resident Confederate Veterans.
County judge to have 25c, 50c. and
$1 respectively, for each license is issued;
sued; issued; balance goes to county school
The sheriff is ex-officio county game
warden, and may appoint deputies in
each election precinct.
All grades of licenses shall be of
different color, contain a synopsis of
the game law printed on the back,
and shall be good only for the open
season or fraction thereof immediate immediately
ly immediately following their issue.
If the fire bell should ring would
you run and stop it or go and help to
put out the fire? It is much the same
way with a cough. A cough is a dan danger
ger danger signal as much a3 a fire bell. You
should no more try to suppress it than
to stop a fire bell when it is ringing,
but should cure the disease that caus causes
es causes the coughing. This can nearly al always
ways always be done by taking Chamberlain's
Cough Remedy. Many have used it
with the most beneficial results. It is
especially valuable for the persistent
cough that so often follows a bad cold
or an attack of the grip. Mrs. Thomas
Beeching, Andrews, Ind writes:
"During the winter my husband takes
cold easily and coughs and coughs.
Chamberlain's- Cough Remedy is the
best medicine for breaking up these
attacks and you cannot get him to
take' any other." Obtainable every everywhere.
where. everywhere. ; . ... ...
Advert si e in the Star.
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 demonstrator,
onstrator, demonstrator, day 51 or 376; night, 355.
L. E. Yonce or R. E. Yonge, service
station, 376. 29-6t
Prescriptions left here are COR CORRECTLY
RECTLY CORRECTLY FILLED and promptly de delivered.
livered. delivered. The Court Pharmacy. 22-tf
WANTED, LOST, FOUND, FOR
, SALE. FOR RENT AND SIM SIMILAR
ILAR SIMILAR LOCAL NEEDS
LOST Medium size bird dog, liver
and white; black spot on his head;
had chain on when last seen. Return
to H. A. Reynolds, Ocklawaha ave avenue.
nue. avenue. 4-lt
FOR SALE One half-karat perfect
diamond ring; will sell at a sacrifice.
Address Room 11, Carlton House. 4 6t
FORD FOR SALE A. 1915 model
Ford touring car, in first class condi condition;
tion; condition; looks almost new; brand new
mohair top. Apply at Maxwell Agency
at once, if interested. tf
LOST Liberal reward will be paid
for the return of a gold bracelet, lost
at the Woman'3 Club on Friday night,
November 24th. Leave at Star Of Office.
fice. Office. 12-2-6t
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 postof-fice
fice postof-fice square. All modern conveniences.
Apply to C. M. Livingston, at Colon Colonial
ial Colonial Hotel. 11-23-tf
FOR RENT Seven room house, all J(
modern conveniences; good barn and
garden, good location. 715 South Fifth
street. Apply to C. M. Livingston,
Administrator, Ocala. 22-12t
COTTAGE TO RENT Well located,
five-room cottage, all conveniences;
$15 per month. Apply to Carrall, at
Star office. r tf
FLAT FOR RENT Flats for rent,
furnished or unfurnished, use of ga
rage if desired. Phone 207 or call at h
1129 East Fort King avenue, .Mrs.
W.-.V. Newsom. 11-4-tf
WANTED I pay cash fu4 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,
WANTED Experienced lady clerks;
good pay and steady employment.
Apply to the Globe, Ocala, Fla. 30-6t
FOR SALE Three chair barber shop
outfit. Enquire at Harrington Hall
Barbershop, Ocala, Fla. 11-14-lm
MONEY TO LEND If you want
some, call and see 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 Daughertyi
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
FORD ROADSTER FOR SALE In
first class condition throughout. Ap Apply
ply Apply to R. R. Carroll, Star office. tf
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