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The Ocala evening star
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Ocala Evening Star
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Evening star
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Began in 1895; ceased in 1943.
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Description based on: Vol. 1, no. 5 (June 24, 1895).
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"S.

LOCAL NEWS
TO
PRESS TIME
WEATHER FORECAST
Fair tonight and Wednesday; scat scattered
tered scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Pontiff is
Stru

SEWED

TERMS THAT HE SUGGESTS, HOWEVER, CONSIDERED BY ALLIES AS BEING TOO
FAVOR OF THE TEUTONS

Rome, Aug. 14. Peace proposals by
Pope Benedict have been delivered to
all belligerents. The pope suggests
the restoration of Belgium, Serbia
and Rumania and a peaceful solution
of the problems pertaining to Alsace Alsace-Lorraine,
Lorraine, Alsace-Lorraine, Trent, Trieste and Poland,
according to reports from Vatican
sources.
AMERICA MUST CONSULT WITH
THE ALLIES
Washington, Aug. 14. The state
department acknowledged that it had
unofficial word of the pope's propos proposals,
als, proposals, but could do nothing until the
pcpe's message is officially received.
Whatever consideration the United
States gives the proposals of the pope,
must be determined after consulta consultation
tion consultation with the Allies. The apostolic
delegation disclaimed all knowledge
of the proposals. Within the Entente
diplomatic circle the opinion is freely
expressed that the peace proposals
were inspired by Germany and was
an attempt to split the Allies in a
conflicting discussion of war aims.
IT WASN'T INSPIRED BY ALLIES
The announcement that the Span Spanish
ish Spanish ambassador at Rome had deliver delivered
ed delivered the pope's proposal to the Italian
government led to the possibility that
the Spanish ambassador here might
convey it to this government. There
is no disposition to ascribe any but
the loftiest motives to the pope in ac accepting
cepting accepting proposals emanating from
Vienna, but the first question raised
is what is the proper division of re responsibility
sponsibility responsibility between the Central Pow Powers
ers Powers and the pope. It is important to
know whether the proposals came
from Vienna or Berlin. The Entente
diplomats in Washington agree that
they did not come from an allied cap capital.
ital. capital. THEY ARE GOOD IN THEORY
To precede reduction of armaments,
the settlement of all international
disputes by arbitration, freedom of
the seas, no retaliatory measures
after the war nor economic struggle
for supremacy, are the foundation of
the pope's peace proposals.
IT WOULD BE A TRUCE ONLY
London, Aug. 14. Summed up, the
pope's proposals are for the restora restoration
tion restoration of the ante bellum status quo,
leaving questions of readjusting fron
tiers to undefined "subsequent nego-
tiations."
Of Between Three and Four Billion
Dollars to the Allies
of America
(Associated Press)
Waashington, Aug. 14. Congress
will soon be asked to authorize an another
other another loan of between three and four
billion to the Allies. Secretary Mc
A Ann and Chairman Kitchen of the
House ways and means committee,
have agreed on this and also the de desirability
sirability desirability of raising more than two
billion by taxation. Congress prob probably
ably probably will be asked at its December
session to revise the present war tax
bill.
CARS SHIPPED FROM OCALA
The Maxwell Agency at Ocala ship shipped
ped shipped a carload of three Maxwell cars
to Mobile, Ala., today via the Coast
Line.
FORD WITH A STARTER
A good Ford touring car, equipped
with Gray & Davis starter, brand new
times, one man top, seat covers, etc.,
for sale cheap. The Maxwell Agency,
Ocala, Fla.. 13-tf

ANOTHER LOAN

Doubtless Sincere in Desire to End
ggle Between Warring Powers

(Associated Press)
In the Work of Harvesting the Crops
of the Late Summer
and Autumn
(Associated Press)"
Washington, Aug. 14. American
labor will be supplied this year for
the first time to harvest Canadian
crops under an agreement reached by
a Canadian deputy commissioner of
the interior and United States offi officials.
cials. officials. Immigration regulations have
been waived and thousands of Amer Americans
icans Americans are expected to go to Canada.
BEEN POSTPONED
Soldiers Will Have Their Entertain Entertain-ment
ment Entertain-ment at Silver Springs
Next Saturday
The ladies and gentlemen who took
charge of the enterprise of giving a
picnic supper and dance to Company
A at the Springs Thursday afternoon,
found the time too short to make
preparations, and consequently post
poned it to Saturday. Anybody who
wants to help, phone to Mr. W. T.
Gary or Mrs. R. A. Burford.
A lady who won't let her name be
printed, gave the Star this morning
5 to help buy good things for the pic
1 I M H 1 ft
mc. Anyooay want to ionow suit ;
NO MORE DRAFTED
MEN FOR THE NAVY
The naval recruiting officer here has
received the following notice:
Atlanta, Ga., Aug. 13, 1917.
Navy Recruiting Station, Ocala, Fla.
Send in no more men whose names
have been posted, and who have been
called for the draft army. Local
boards cannot exempt men for enlst
ment in the navy. Have this informa
tion published in the local papers.
Atkinson.
A NEW GROCERY CONCERN
Mr. J. J. Waters, who has been
traveling the Marion county territory
for the Ocala Grocery company for
the past two years, has opened a re
tail grocery store in the Carmichael
building in North Ocala and is operat
ir.g under the name of the Waters
Grocery company. Mr. Waters is wel
and favorably known not only in
Ocala, but throughout the county, and
will doubtless make a big success of
his venture in the retail trade. The
new business is to be conducted on
cash basis and Mr. Waters proposes
giving his patrons the advantage of
what he claims is lost by his credit-
giving competitors in unpaid ac
counts.
BOY SCOUTS
Dr. H. C. Dozier will meet with the
Boy Scouts in the lecture room of the
library this evening at 7:30 and
deliver a lecture on bandages. A full;
attendance of the scouts is requested.
All scouts will come prepared to pay
Treasurer Phillips the dues for Au August.
gust. August. Every patrol leader is asked to
see that every member of his patrol
is present.

CANADA AND
AHA 1ILL
CO-OPERATE

A A

OGAM. FLORIDA, TUESDAY, AUGUST 14, 1917.

E
Columbia's Camp Site will Become
Objective of the American
Red Cross
(Associated Press)
Washington, Aug. 14. The Red
Cross war council announces the ap
propriation of $10,000 to fre the Co-
umbia, S. C, camp site of malaria.
This is in line with the council's pol
icy to make the cantonments and sur surroundings
roundings surroundings as free from disease as
possible.
CRINA IS IN IT
Celestial Republic Adds Its
Dead
Weight to Germany's
Enemies
(Associated Press)
Washington, Aug. 14. Official noti
fication of China's declaration of war
on Germany and Austria-Hungary
was reecived today at the Chinese
egation in dispatches from Peking.
FIRST LIEUTENANT BROWN
Well-Deserved Promotion Won by
Another Ocala
Boy
(Associated Press)
Washington, Aug. 14. Julius D.
Brown of Ocala, has been commission commissioned
ed commissioned first lieutenant in the engineer sec section
tion section of the officers' reserve corps.
APPEALS AGAINST
THE EXEMPTIONS
To the Local Board for the County of I
Marion, State of Florida, Ocala, j
Florida:
The provost marshal general, act-!
ing through W. E. Smith, hereby j
claims an appeal to the district board
of the Southern District of the state
of Florida, Tampa, Florida, from the;
decision of this local board allowing
the claim of discharge filed by or in

HUGH

MAKING 1R
ON MALARIA

respect of Richard Leamont Alfred D.juai soldiers were no less skillful, cool
Proctor, Robert L. Sumner, James !and brave. On both sides they were

Love, Arrol Howard, Wm. L. Dixon,
Angus Love, Oscar C. Moorer, Emory
W. Leavengood, Lewis F. Teuton,
Roscoe C. Waters, Edward Fatio, Em Em-mit
mit Em-mit A. Thomas, Alfred D. Lightsey,
Floyd Crumeill, Paten Jackson, Am Ambrose
brose Ambrose M. Morrison, John T. Taylor,
Wm. L. Brewington, Arch Martin,
Lewis T. Mixon, Jessie Gibson, John
H. Brown, Clayton C. Marston, Hor Horace
ace Horace M. Lott, John T. Felts, Irvin Haw Hawkins,
kins, Hawkins, Floyd B. Dudley, Harry O. Cole,
Barney P. Muldrew, Wm. Henry Boyt,
Miller Floyd, Jesse Kingsley, James

W. Mikell, Henry E. Morrison, Wm. Cavalry, "at the head of a detach detach-F.
F. detach-F. Hooper, North Hale, Little J. Man-jment of his company, dashed across
ning, Frank M. Joyner, Ellie Pender, j an open field, exposed to a deadly fire

Provost Marshal General,
By W. E. Smith.
Ocala, Fla., August 14, 1917.
AUTOMOBILE BARGAIN
We have a 1916 model Maxwell, in
good shape throughout; new tires and
tubes all around and new top. Cash
or time. The Maxwell Agency. 8-4
We fill prescriptions acurately and

deliver them promptly. You don't caping capture, delivered his mes mes-have
have mes-have to telephone us to ask "Why-sages and returned to Washington
don't you send up the medicine the with replies thereto."
doctor ordered." Try us once, and On April 27, 1899, Private Edward

youH be with
Drug Store.
us always.
Gerig's
tf.

EVENING

I-

(Issued by the War Department and all rights to reprint reserved).
This course of thirty daily lessons is offered to the men selected for
service in the National Army as a practical help in getting started in the
right ways- It is informal in tone and does not attempt to give binding
rules and directions. These are contai ned in the various manuals and regu regulations
lations regulations of the United States Army, to which this Course is merely intro introductory.
ductory. introductory. LESSON 1.

YOUR POST OF HONOR
You are called to serve as a soldier
in the National Army, because that is
one of your obligations as a citizen of
the United States. The citizens of a
republic must always be ready in the
hour of need -to leave their own homes
and take up arms in defense of their
rights and principles. Otherwise the
Republic could not long continue to
exist. The men who now enter mili military
tary military service deserve the gratitude and
respect of their fellow citizens.
You are doubtless making a heavy
sacrifice in order to perform this duty
to your country. Hundreds of thou thousands
sands thousands of other young men and their
families are face to face with similar
sacrifices. All our citizens will sooner
or later be called upon, each to bear
his or her share of the burden. Men
and women, rich and poor, all alike
must do whatever is; necessary and
must give up whatever is necessary.
For no personal interests or feelings
can be permitted to stand in the way
at a time when the safety and honor
of the country are atstake.
As a citizen soldier you are chosen
for a post of special distinction. Am America
erica America is justly proud of the soldiers
of the past who have won for us the
rights today denied and put in ser
ious danger by the high-handed at attacks
tacks attacks of the German government.
America will be no less proud of you,
as you fight to uphold these rights.
Your personal responsibility is
great. As warfare is today conducted,
the individual soldier counts for more
than ever before. Your own skill and
bravery, no matter how humble your
rank, may easily be important fac factors
tors factors in deciding whether an engage engagement
ment engagement is to be won or lost. You can not
depend upon anyone else to carry this
personal responsibility lor you; you
must depend upon yourself.
SOME AMERICAN SOLDIERS
Americans are well-fitted to meet
this test. During the Civil War, at
the battle of Antietam, the 7th Maine
Infantry lay, hugging the ground,
under a furious storm of shot and
shell. Private Knox, who was a won wonderful
derful wonderful shot, asked leave to move
nearer the enemy. For an hour aft afterwards
erwards afterwards his companions heard his
rifle crack every few minutes. His
commanding officer finally, from cur curiosity,
iosity, curiosity, "crept forward to see what he
was doing, and found that he had
drive nevery man away from one see-
tion of a Confederate battery, tumb-
ijRg over gunner after gunner as they
came forwrard to fire. At
the end of an hour or so, a piece of
shell took off the breech of his pet
;rifle, and he returned disconsolate;
but after a few minutes, he gathered
three rifles that were left by wound-
e(j men and went back again."
Tn the Confederate armies individ-
Americans.
Here are a few cases quoted from
official records. Yrou must read be between
tween between the lines to get the full benefit
of the stories they tell of resource resourcefulness
fulness resourcefulness and courage.
On June 9, 1862, Private John Gray,
oth Ohio Infantry, "mounted on an
artillery horse of the enemy and cap captured
tured captured a brass 6-pound piece, in the
face of the enemy's fire, and brought
it to the rear."
On October 12, 1863, Private Mich-
1 Dougherty, 13th Pennsylvania
atl
from the enemy, and succeeded in dis dislodging
lodging dislodging them from an unoccupied
house, which he and his comrades de defended
fended defended for several hours against re repeated
peated repeated attacks, thus preventing the
enemy from flanking the position of
the Union forces."
From May 8 to 11, 1864, Private
John B. Lynch, 3d Indiana Cavalry,
"carried important dispatches from
the president to General Grant, pass-
ing through the enemy's country, es-
White, 20th Kansas Infantry, during
a fight with insurgents in the Philip-

ill

pine Islands, "swam the Rio Grande
de Pampanga in face of the enemy's
fire and fastened a rope to the unoc unoccupied
cupied unoccupied trenches, thereby enabling the
crossing of the river and the driving
of the enemy from his fortified posi position."
tion." position." On May 6, 1900, Private William P.
Maclay, 43d U. S. Volunteer Infantry,
"charged an occupied bastion, saving
the life of an officer in a hand-to-hand
combat and destroying the enemy."
In all these cases medals of honor
were granted. The incidents, howrever,
are typical of the army. Thousands of
similar stories might be told. They
represent the spirit that will inspire
the National Army when the time
comes to show the stuff of which it
is made.
Tales of heroic courage can be
found in the annals of all armies and
of all nations. But the American
Army has its own special tradition,
which these incidents illustrate. It is
the tradition of intelligence, self self-reliance,
reliance, self-reliance, and individual daring on the
part of men serving in the ranks.
THE INDIVIDUAL SOLDIER
COUNTS
Other things being equal, an army
made up of self-reliant, thinking men
has a great advantage over a merely
machine-like army, and this is espec especially
ially especially true in present day warfare.
Maj. Gen Hugh L. Scott, Chief of
Staff, U. S. A., remarks on this point:
"The conditions under which mod
ern wars are fought are ever making
increasing demands on the individual
soldier. The individual sol soldier
dier soldier must know how to interpret ac accurately
curately accurately orders and signals, for the
enemy's fire may often so isolate him
from his leader and comrades, per
haps only a step away, that he may
be thrown on his own initiative in
making his actions conform to those
of the whole line; he may have to use
his own judgment in opening fire, in
advancing, in intrenching."
. FAIR PLAY
A second tradition of the American
Army, which need only be mentioned,
is that of fighting fairly and treating
even the enemy with as much human humanity
ity humanity as his own conduct will permit. As
for slaughtering or enslaving the
civilian population of captured terri territory,
tory, territory, attacking prisoners or assault assaulting
ing assaulting women, American soldiers would
as little commit such crimes in time
cf war is in time of peace. In this re respect
spect respect most of the civilized nations of
the world think alike.
FIGHTING FOR RIGHTS AND
PRINCIPLES
There is a third splendid tradition
of the American Army which you will
help to carry forward. It has fought
always and everywhere in defense of
principles and rights never merely
for territory and for power. Even the
Civil War resulted from the clash of
opposing principles the principle of
an indivisible Union upheld by the
North, and that of freedom to with withdraw
draw withdraw from the Union upheld by the
South.
To protect the rights of citizens,
the American people have several
times opposed tyrannical govern governments
ments governments the English government in
1776 and 1812, the French government
for a short period in 1798, the Mexi-
can government in 1848, the Spanish
government in 1808. The final effect
! in ecah care has been to advance the
cause of liberty and democracy thru thru-out
out thru-out the world, even in the countries
against which we fought. Our weap weapons
ons weapons have not willingly been turned
against any peoples, but only against
the rulers who misgoverned and mis misled
led misled them. In fighting for our own
rights, the American Army has
fought also, in President Wilson's
phrase, for the "rights of mankind."
For a like high purpose, the Amer-
ican people have entered into the
present war against the German gov
ernment a government which in our
belief misrepresents and misleads the
German people. Only by so doing
can we make America and the world
"safe for democracy." But one end ending
ing ending can be thought of an ending
that will guarantee the continuance of
all those principles and rights which

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Sharp
Fighting
Large

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BRITISH

LOST A DESTROYERS A! MANY OF IT'S ME!
THE NORTH SEA

(Associated Press)

Few changes on the European bat battle
tle battle fronts are reported in today's tiis tiis-patches.
patches. tiis-patches. In France and Belgium,
there have been sharp local engage engagements,
ments, engagements, but nothing indicative of a re renewal
newal renewal of fighting on a large scale.
Paris reported the German line near
Rheims penetrated by French recon recon-noitering
noitering recon-noitering parties, and German raiders
were driven back in the Champagne.
DESTROYER DESTROYED
London, Aug. 14. A British de destroyer
stroyer destroyer has been sunk by a mine in
the North Sea. The captain, two of officers
ficers officers and forty-thre men were saved.
A Deserved Promotion for the
cient Colonel of the Second
Florida Infantry
Effi-
(Associated Press)
Washington, Aug. 14. The nomina nominations
tions nominations of more than 200 major generals
and brigadier generals have been sent
to the Senate by the president. They
include all general officers in the Na National
tional National Guard. Arthur H. Blanding of
Florida is made a brigadier.
the American Army has in the past
so nobly fought to establish.
Never lose sight even for., an in
stant, of the fact that all your train
ing, your efforts, and your sacrifices
have this one great object in view, the
attainment of which is worth any anything
thing anything it may cost.
LESSON NO. 2
Making Good as a Soldier
The National Army, in which you
are to take your place, truly express expresses
es expresses the American character and ideals.
It is a great democratic army. It in includes
cludes includes men of all degrees of wealth
and education, chosen' through fair
and open selection by lot. All are
brought together on terms of equal equality.
ity. equality. There has been and there will be
in this great National Army no fav
oritism and no "pull." The poor man
will drill side by side with the man
who has been raised in luxury. Each
will learn from the other. The place
each man makes for himself will be
determined by his own work and abil
ity.
DEVELOPING SOLDIERLY QUAL
ITIES
The question as to whether it is
better to join the colors now or with
a later contingent is not worth argu
I ing, since the decision has been made
for each man by lot. An ambitious
man, however, will be glad to join
now. it eives mm a better cnance
for promotion. The commissioned of
fleers of the first contingent are pick
ed men who have voluntarily gone
through the hardest kind of training.
The officers of later contingents will
be drawn largely from the men en
listed in the first contingents. There
is plenty of opportunity here for ev
ery man to use his brains and his en energy
ergy energy and to earn promotion according
to his worth. This does not mean easy
or quick advancement. It means only
that you will have your fair chance
and you would ask for nothing more
to develop yourself to climb upward
tep by step.
In order to make good in the Na National
tional National Army you must, first of all, fit
yourself to carry with credit the
simple title of "American Citizen Citizen-Soldier"
Soldier" Citizen-Soldier" one of the proudest titles
in the world. This means that you
must develop in yourself the qualities
of a soldier. The more quickly and
thoroughly you cultivate them, the
greater will be your satisfaction and
success.
There is very little real difference
of opinion as to soldierly qualities.
They have been determined by ages
of experience. Weapons change, but

A LA

ASSOCIATED
PRESS
SERVICE

VOL. 23, NO. 196.
But Not on a
Scale
II
FLORIDA MEN WILL
NOT BE FIRST
Among the National Guardsmen who
Will be Sent to
Europe
(Associated Press)
Washington, Aug. 14. Plans for
sending the first National Guard
troops to France have been perfected
with the organization of a division in-
eluding men from twenty-six states
and the District of Columbia. Selec Selections
tions Selections will cover all sections of the
country, including Georgia and South
Carolina. Florida is not included in
the division.
THE FORTY-SECOND DIVISION
The division to be first sent to be
known as the Forty-second conforms
to the new plan of reducing the num
ber of men to 20,000, and will be
commanded by Brigadier General W.
A. Mann. The Eighty-fourth Infan Infantry
try Infantry Brigade comprises the 151st Ma
chine Gun Company formed of Com Companies
panies Companies B, C and E, Second Georgia
Infantry. The engineers regiment,
which will be known as the 117th, in includes
cludes includes the First Separate South Car Carolina
olina Carolina Battalion of engineers.
the soldiers whe handle the weapons
remain much the same.
THREE BASIC QUALITIES
There are three basic qualities,
without which no man can be a real
soldier even though he may tempo tempo-arily
arily tempo-arily wear a uniform. They are:
Loyalty,
Obedience,
Physical Fitness.
A man without these qualities is in
the way and is a source of weakness
to an army, both in the camp and on
the field of battle.
The Articles of War of the United
States set forth the military crimes
which are punishable by heavy penal penalties.
ties. penalties. Among these crimes are deser desertion,
tion, desertion, cowardice, insubordination, drun drunkenness
kenness drunkenness while on duty, sleeping while
on duty as a sentinel, disclosing the
watchword, and giving aid or comfort
to the enemy. Run over this list and
you will see that every one of these
military crimes can result only from
the absence of one or more of the
three basic qualities of a soldier.
LOYALTY
A soldier's loyalty governs, first of
all, hi3 feelings and actions toward
his country, his government and hi3
flag. There can be no such thing as
half-way loyalty. The slightest com compromise
promise compromise opens the door to tseason.
But a soldier's loyalty does not stop
here. It governs also his feeliners and
actions toward the army and toward
a'l the officers under whom he serves.
It absolutely forbids disobedience
among both officers and enlisted men,
or disrespect toward those in author
ity.
Going a step farther, loyalty gov governs
erns governs also the soldier's feelings and
actions toward his own regiment, his
own company and his own squad squad-Without
Without squad-Without this form of loyalty there
can be no real comradeship; without
it you will never feel that personal
pride and satisfaction in the service
which should mean so much in your
army life.
OBEDIENCE
The second of the soldier's basic
qualities is obedience, based on dis discipline.
cipline. discipline. Without obedience and dis discipline
cipline discipline an army can not long continue
to exist; it will quickly degenerate in in-concluded
concluded in-concluded on Fourth Page)



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Two Serbian divisions, forced into
Austrian ranks, deserted to join their
fellow Slavs in the Russian army.
Florida soil will grow anything un- J
der the sun that can be grown else elsewhere.
where. elsewhere. Tampa Tribune.
Except wheat and apples.
The French minister of war de declares
clares declares the United States is solving the
problem of steamship tonnage deplet depleted
ed depleted by German submarine attacks.
T. P. O'Connor, Irish member of
parliament and an expert on Armen Armenian
ian Armenian affairs, declares that the guilt for
Turkish massacres could be traced to
Berlin.
Canada has forbidden beef and ba bacon
con bacon to be served in public eating
places on two designated days each
week. The use of wheat in the dis distillation
tillation distillation of alcohol also is prohibited.
To anxious inquirer: No, Florida
democracy is not the brand of democ democracy
racy democracy the world is fighting for. Florida
democracy puts in its time fighting
itself.
Premier Michaelis has telegraphed
the Pan-German League he is confi confident
dent confident of a German victory that will in insure
sure insure for all time the empire's exis existence
tence existence both on the Continent and over overseas.
seas. overseas. A new German laughing gas was
reported to be killing French non non-combatants
combatants non-combatants in great numbers. It is
fired in small calibre shells and death
results in five or six hours.
Officers and men of the American
expeditionary force in France enter entertained
tained entertained last week their instructors and
comrades at a field picnic, white bread
and fried chicken promoting amity
between the Allies.
Herman Bernstein in a special
cable dispatch to the New York Her Herald
ald Herald from Petrograd, says the four
"iron men" in the Russian cabinet,
assisted by General Korniloff, will
crush revolt, reorganize the army and
save Russia from German domina domination.
tion. domination. General Corsi, Italian military
critic, says that Italy is in a position
to strike a decisive blow in enemy ter territory
ritory territory and insists that Austria's max maximum
imum maximum effort had failed.
The shortage in lumber is declared
to be the greatest problem facing the
Aircraft Production Board in its pro program
gram program of turning out a great aerial
fleet for the United States. Who
would ever have supposed there would
be a shortage of lumber in the United
States?
General Crowder has notified the
governors of the states that the high
percentage of exemption claims,
reaching in some instances eighty per
cent, may re&uii, in ucujuug an de dependency
pendency dependency claims.
The Magdalenes of the segregated
districts are now domiciled on prac practically
tically practically every "thoroughfare in the city.
Tampa Tribune.
Which, of course, suits immoral
better than moral people.
New York city employers admit the
selective army draft threatens to rob
them of expert help. Forty thou thousand
sand thousand positions will be vacant soon and
many big firms are employing women
and boys.
The political campaign next year
will not be between republican and
democrat, but between draft and anti anti-draft.
draft. anti-draft. Those for the draft will have
the American eagle for their em emblem
blem emblem those against it will be repre represented
sented represented by the yellow dog.
The faithless husband who tried to
separate a mother and child deserved
death and the law should say so. The
business partner of the dead man who
tried to keep the child away from its
mother commits a greater wrong than
that with which the mother is charg charged
ed charged If the law is not human jurors
should make its application human.
Times-Union.
Can't ever tell what a jury will do.
It seldom metes out justice. Part of
the time it defeats justice, and another
part it prevents injustice.
The Tampa Times has sewed the
Tribune up very neatly in regard to
the wail the latter paper set up lately
about the publicity given to the Blake
Campbell affair by the press of the
state. It shows that Catts mostly and
the Tribune partly were more respon responsible
sible responsible for the publicity than anybody
else. The Star knew in .a few days
after the Campbell affair came to
light of the relationship of Campbell
to the governor, but it said nothing
about it until nearly every other pa paper
per paper in the state had referred to it.

Editorial Room, Five-One-Y

Since the governor is so ready to drag
his affairs into print, it is very incon inconsistent
sistent inconsistent to blame the newspapers from
commenting on them.
ANOTHER OCALA BOY
HAS A COMMISSION
Mr. Jake Brown this morning re received
ceived received a telegram from his son, Mr.
Julius Brown, in Washington, stating
that he had just been given a commis commission
sion commission in the engineer corps of the Unit United
ed United States Army as first lieutenant.
Julius Brown is a bright young man,
has made a fine record in the different
schools and colleges he attended and
had no trouble in passing the army
examination. He has been in training
in Washington. His many friends
ihere will be glad to know that he
commences his military career with
such a promising start.
THE BUGLE SONGS
Now, that the bugles of Company
A are sounding some ten or a dozen
times a day in this city, it isn't amiss
to acquaint the people with the words
that the soldiers have fitted into the
notes. There isn't time to give them
all but here are the three most noted:
Reveille
I can't get 'em up, I can't get 'em up,
I can't get 'em up in the morn morning;
ing; morning; I can't get 'em up, I can't get 'em up,
I can't get 'em up at all;
Corp'rals worse than the privates,
Sergeants worse than the corporals
Lieutenants worse than the ser sergeants,
geants, sergeants, And the capt'ns the worse of all.
The following is another instance
of the irrepressible soldier making
fun of almost everything, for Uncle
Snm's men, except in those occas occasional
ional occasional instances where they are situat situated
ed situated where supplies are difficult to ob obtain,
tain, obtain, a fault always remedied as soon
as possible, are well fed.
Mess Call
Soup-y, soup-y, soup, without a single
bean;
Pork-y, pork-y, pork; without a streak
of lean;
Coffee, coffee, coffee, the weakest
ever seen.
In the last call of the day, there is
roetry and pathos in the words, as
well as the most beautiful of music
in the notes:
Taps
Fades the light,
And afar
Goeth day,
Cometh night;
And a star
Leadeth all,
Speedeth all
To their rest.
Love, good night.
Must thou go
When the day
And the night
Leave me so?
Fare thee well
Day is done
Night is on.
Taps as Sounded Over a Soldier's
Grave
When your last
Day is past,
From afar
Some bright star
O'er your grave
Watch will keep
While you sleep
With the brave.
.Make our national highways mili military
tary military necessities and put the soldiers
to building them. The training and
the exercise will be good for them.
Banner.
Sorry to disagree with our esteemed
contemporary, which is right on most
things, but decidedly wrong in this.
Takes all a soldier's time to attend to
his own business, which is fighting or
preparing to fight.
The Palatka Herald wonders "why
some of the magazines don't have a
cover now and then showing a man
in a bathing suit." But who on earth
would want to look at a man in a
bathing suit? Lakeland Telegram.
We have seen the women look at
them with considerable interest some sometimes.
times. sometimes. The decision of Provost Marshal
Crowder that religious scruples are
no bar to military service is a wise
one. It is true, Gen. Crowder is not
going to insist on any of the conscien conscientious
tious conscientious objectors doing any fighting.
They should be sent to the camps to
do the menial work for the soldiers.
This would give the soldiers more
time for rest and would greatly in increase
crease increase the grace of Christian patience
in the objectors.
An American submarine poked, a
hole in a crowded excursion steam steamship
ship steamship Sunday when the vessels were in
collision in Boston harbor during a
fog. Fifteen hundred passengers,
mostly women and children, were
kept in control by the officers and
safely removed to another vessel.
Harmony Glycerine Soap is still
15c the cake. No advance on it as
yet. Better buy now. Gerig's Drug
Store. t.

CLARK AND YOUNG CATTS

P. H. McGowan, in a special to the
Tampa Tribune from Washington,
says Congressman Clark, referring to
the matter of Sidney J. Catt? Jr. being
commissioned captain of the Talla Tallahassee
hassee Tallahassee company, says that he "still
regards the action of the governor as
unwarranted, and whlcm ought not to
be permitted to stand. The national
guard law in Florida gives to each
company in express terms the right
to elect the officers of such company,
certifying their action together with
a roster of the company to the gov governor,
ernor, governor, the statute then rrakiag it the
duty of the governor tj appoint a
board of competent oflieers to exam examine
ine examine into the qualifications of the
elected officers, and if found qualified,
is to issue their commissions.
"Upon investigation, I found that
Company B had a first and second
lieutenant and were about to exercise
their right to also elect a captain,
when the governor .without action by
the company, commissioned his son,
Sidney J. Catts, Jr., a3 captain of said
company.
"Sidney J. Catts, Jr., as I am In Informed,
formed, Informed, was at Fort McPherson, Ga.,
In the reserve camp, endeavoring to
get a commission in the army when
he was called to Tallahassee for the
purpose of being commissioned as
captain of this local company. If Sid Sidney
ney Sidney J. Catts, Jr., had the making of
an officer in him, he had his opportu opportunity
nity opportunity at Fort McPherson, and I think
should have been left there to earn
whatever commission he was entitled
to.
"Immediately upon arriving in
Washington, I visited the secretary
of war and laid the facts that I had
before him, and he immediately dictat dictated
ed dictated a letter to General Mann, chief of
the militia bureau, and who has im immediate
mediate immediate charge of national guard af affairs,
fairs, affairs, in my presence, directing him
to give this matter full and complete
Investigation, and act as his judgment
dictated. I then waited upon General
Mann and presented to him all the
facts in my possession, showing not
only the action of the governor but
tending. to show the utter inefficiency
of young Catts to command a com company.
pany. company. I stated to General Mann that
the young men of Company B were
not endeavoring to shirk any duty;
that they were willing to go to the
front, either by enlistment in the reg regular
ular regular army or otherwise, but they did
not wish to be led in battle by an in inefficient
efficient inefficient and incompetent captain, who
happened to be the son of the gov governor.
ernor. governor. I further stated to General
Mann that in behalf of these young
men and in behalf of the state of
Florida and our people, I protested
with all the earnestness of my soul
against the very flower of our young
manhood being led into battle by one
in whom they had no confidence, and
who I felt sure an examining board
would find to be utterly deficient.
Generall Mann, after full considera consideration
tion consideration of the record, made a report to
the secretary of war in which he rec recommended
ommended recommended strongly that an impartial,
competent board of military officers,
not in any wise connected with Flor Florida,
ida, Florida, be appointed to examine into the
qualifications of young Catts to the
office to which his father had com commissioned
missioned commissioned him. Yesterday afternoon
the secretary of war, upon considera considera-tion
tion considera-tion of the recommendations made by
General Mann, approved; the same,
and the order has gone to General
Leonard A. Wood, sommanding the
southeastern division, to appoint such
a board as I have statetd.
"I desire to state further that other
gentlemen in Florida filed statements
touching the qualifications of Col. C.
C. Harrison, Jr., and that General
Mann also recommended the same
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board to be ordered to inquire Into
his qualifications for colonel, and the
secretary of war likewise approved
of this and issued the order."
Mr. Clark added: "I want to say
in this connection that if I ever saw
young Catts in my life, I do not know
it and I have no personal feeling
whatever either against him or his
father, but I can not approve proceed proceedings
ings proceedings such as I have indicated. My
only object in taking the steps that I
have taken has been to guarantee, if
possible, that the patriotic young men
of Florida who have voluntarily of offered
fered offered to throw themselves into the
trench in the interest of their country
and in defense of their flag, should be
permitted to be properly and efficient efficiently
ly efficiently officered.
"I would like to say further that I
noticed that a certain newspaper
editor at Tallahassee is reported to
have said in a meeting at the govern governor's
or's governor's office that I originated and creat created
ed created the disturbance in Company B. I
brand this statement of the editor, if
he made it, a basely, maliciously and
wilfully false, without one scintilla of
tiuth upon which to base it. Here Heretofore
tofore Heretofore the National Guard of Florida,
of which every citizen has been justly
proud, has been comparatively if not
entirely free from politics and should
always be kept out of political entanglements."

Flag Sizes.
The United States army regulations.
1914, declare the garrison, post and
storm flags to be national flags. They
are to be made of buntinp:, and the
union of each shall be one-third the
area of the flag. "The garrison flag
will have thirty-six feet fly and twenty
feet hoi.st;' thus the length Is propor proportioned
tioned proportioned to the breadth as nine is to five.
This flag is furnished only to posts des designated
ignated designated in orders from time to time
and is to be hoisted on holidays and
important occasions.
"The post flag will have twenty feet
fly and ten feet hoist." It is furnished
to all garrison posts for hoisting in
pleasant weather.
"The storm flag will have eight feet
fly and four feet two inches hoist." All
occupied posts fly it in stormy weather
and it is also furnished to national
cemeteries and recruiting stations.
The blue field holding the stars
should extend to the bottom of the
fourth red stripe from the top.
Aeroplane Special Delivery.
I do not think the aeroplane will
supplant the steamship and railroad as
a mail carrier because it will be too
expensive. It would take a very large
number of flying machines, perhaps a
hundred, to carry as much mail as we
now get into a mail car. You can eas easily
ily easily figure how this would increase the
expense. It will have the same advan advantage
tage advantage in carrying mails as lu carrying
passengers, and that is speed. This
statement also needs syvme qualifica qualification,
tion, qualification, for when it ccmes to quick com communication
munication communication the aeroplane can never
supplant the telegraph and the tele telephone.
phone. telephone. But we shall probably have a
special rapid mail service by aeroplane,
for which we shall pay a higher price
and buy a special stamp. The flying
machine will give a ten hour service
between New York and Chicago and a
two day service from the Atlantic to
the Pacific Orville Wright in Har Harper's
per's Harper's Magazine.
London Through the Ages.
The occupation of the site of London
dates back much farther than most
readers are aware. The city that
Julius Caesar found occupied a site
which had been inhabited for unnum unnumbered
bered unnumbered thousands of years. It is now
known that during paleolithic and
neolithic times the two great divi divisions
sions divisions of the stone age man dwelt on
the site of London, but it first became
the settlement of a community at the
opening of the historic age, when it
was a stronghold of the Celts. The
remains of its Roman period are the
finest of the kind in Great Britain.
The Anglo-Saxon and Danish periods
are finely represented, and even later
periods, such as the Tudor, furnish rel relics
ics relics that have been buried by that
strange process of superincumbent
growth which makes the soil under a
great city resemble the fossiliferous
strata of geology. Youth's Companion.
Alaska's "Pupmobile."
The "pupmobile" is a passenger train
drawn over a regular railroad track by
dog power. It carries passengers from
Nome, Alaska, across the level land
near that town Into the mountains.
The track is a narrow gauge railroad
built In 1900. A high tax was placed
on railroads ln Alaska soon after that,
and as there was not enough traffic
over the road to Justify the expense of
operating locomotives, th regular
train service was discontinued. Then
the "pupmobile" was instituted. The
accommodation for passengers con consists
sists consists of a platform on which are two
seats. To this from seven to fifteen
dogs are harnessed, and the rate at
which they travel compares favorably
with much of our "rapid transit"
Popular Science Monthly.
Pretty High Hills.
A distinguished astronomer once
took the trouble to measure ln several
paintings the size of the moon and to
deduce from it the height of the moun mountains
tains mountains shown in the same picture. He
found that the average height of the
hills was about forty-three miles, while
one giant peak raised its head more
than a hundred miles above sea level.
Turner, who was one of the greatest
masters of landscape composition and
coloring, frequently exaggerates the
height of his hills with the intention of
conferring upon them a majesty which
otherwise they Tould not possess.
Damascene Swords.
A writer in a foreign journal points
out that, according to Jean Jacques
Perret, the well known French author
living in the eighteenth century, Da Damascene
mascene Damascene blades were probably hard hardened
ened hardened In olden times by a powerful blast
of cold air issuing from a narrow pas passage
sage passage between two walls specially built
for the purpose.
Engraved cards and wedding invi invitations
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B
Out of the
Prison Ship
By ELINOR MARSH
3t
One night in the winter of 1 70 a
man left his club in London and, aft after
er after walking a few blocks, turned intu
one of the park. While on the pave
ment he heard a footfall sound dis distinctly
tinctly distinctly behind him, but on reaching the
soft ground it was no longer audible.
Presently, however, he heard himseif
called:
"Captain Arbuckle?"
Turning, by one of the oil lamps in
use in those days he saw a pale faced
man with white hair.
"What would you with me, sir, at
this time of night?" said the captain,
laying his hand on his sword.
"You do not recognize me, captain.
It is not surprising. I am not the man
I was when you were ill America. Sev Seven
en Seven or eight years only have leen added
to my age, but several times that have
been added to my likeness to an old
man. I will refresh your memory. Gen General
eral General Howe's army occupied New York.
Down on the bank of the Hudson river
was a cottage where dwelt a girl nam
ed Mary Ashurst. You made love to
this girl, but one Ilenrj- Waterman
stood in your way. You accused him of
being a spy, and through your instru instrumentality
mentality instrumentality he was put on board a pris
on ship.
"Everybody knows what your prison
ships were. They took in men and
sent them out either corpses or wrecks.
I came out what you see me."
"Well, my man, what have we to do
now with that which has passed into
history? Your people succeeded in your
infamous rebellion. That is all settled,
and if a British officer admired a Yan Yankee
kee Yankee maid, why, 'all's fair In war and
love, and in my dealings with you
and her there was both war and love."
"You are right, captain, ln saying
that we achieved our independence.
That Is Indeed settled. But our affair
remains to be settled. "When I got
out of the prison ship I was more like
a dead than a live man. Before I re recovered
covered recovered my strength your army sur surrendered
rendered surrendered to our general at Yorktown.
and before I could reach you you had
gone back to England. I counted the
days till I should be 'able to follow
you. I am here."
With that the American drew his
sword.
"This is not a usual proceeding. But
an Englishman, especially an English
officer, does not pretend to choose the
place or time of fighting. He is al always
ways always ready, and if mayhap he has
offended and the injured party can
give him punishment he is always
ready to take his medicine like a man."
While the speaker was saying this
he was drawing his sword and placing
himself in a position for defense.
A few minutes later the watch, hear hearing
ing hearing the clash of steel, ran in the direc direction
tion direction of the sound, arriving in time only
to see Captain Arbuckle lying on the
ground and a man bending over him.
Arbuckle, who was dying, said with
his last breath:
"You've finished me. The girl is in innocent."
nocent." innocent." When the watch came up Arbuckle
added to him:
"It was a private affair between two
gentlemen."
A couple of months after this Henry
Waterman, who had recently embark embarked
ed embarked frorn, a ship that had sailed into
New York bay and docked in the East
river, entered Broadway from Wall
street and, passing through Trinity
churcllyard, continued down the slope
to the river bank. The spring was
coming on, and the trees ln the yards
of the houses were putting forth their
young leaves. Waterman opened a
gate, entered a yard and, walking up
to the house, took the brass knocker ln
his fingers and rapped gently. A young
woman came to the door and on seeing
the visitor started back with a cry.
"Harry! Why have you come?"
"Because I know that you are inno innocent."
cent." innocent." "You would not believe me."
"Forgive me."
She fell into his arms and burst into
a passion of tears. Presently she look looked
ed looked up and asked:
"How have you become convinced
of my innocence?"
"I was told by the man who put me
out of his way to win you."
"Where have you been?"
"To London."
"And you have seen him?"
"I have."
"Why?"
"He put me in a prison ship on a
false charge."
"And you have have punished him?"
"I have. With his last breath he ex exonerated
onerated exonerated you."
She unwound her arms from about
him.
"You blame me? You loved Mm."
"Yes, no. There is blood on your
bands."
"Whose blood? The man who wreck wrecked
ed wrecked me to win you."
, He took her again in his arms, and
she did not resist.
"These British aristocrats are con conscienceless
scienceless conscienceless where a woman is concern,
ed and do not admit that a commoner
has any right to their respect. But
they are men for all that. He met me
like a man, fought like a man, took
care before he died to tell the watch
that I was no murderer and exonerat exonerated
ed exonerated you. He paid the penalty of his
crime with his life, and for this at
least we owe him respect."
A century aeo a street was cut
through where this cottage stood, and
the bodies of Henry Waterman and
Mary Ashurst, his wife, rest a short
distance above here, in St. Paul's
churchyard.

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The Stars and Stripes Forever
The Stars and Stripes forever.
Forever they must wave.
This land of ours so newly born,
For heroes we must save.
March on, March on, O, soldier boy
How proud we are of you.
You hasten on amid the throng,
To be a hero too.
O, sailor boys, so bold and strong,
Upon the sea, sail on.
Uphold our right thru day and night
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The Stars and Stripes forever,
Forever they must be,
On topmost mast, until the last,
And through eternity.
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Mrs. W. A. Jeffcoat and baby had
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when their home was struck by
lightning. Mrs. Jeffcoat was seated in
a woolen chair on a woolen rug when
what appeared to be a huge ball of
fire fell through the ceiling, making a
two-foot square opening. The flash
shattered the electric light meter, tore
down the casings, wall paper and
partitions between the living room
and dining room, going out the front
door. Mrs. Jeffcoat and baby re received
ceived received no injuries whatever but Mrs.

Jeffcoat was almost completely deaf

ened the entire afternoon.
The last episode of the thrilling
"Patria" serial will be shown at the
Temple today with an L-Ko Komedy,
and also the officially government
made picture of the war for the ben benefit
efit benefit of the war relief fund.
K
Miss Pauline Pauley of St. Peters Petersburg
burg Petersburg is the guest of Mrs. Robert
Marsh for a few days.

.
Mrs. Eugene Cox of Atlanta passed
through Ocala yesterday afternoon
on her way to Citra to be with her
mother, Mrs. E. L. Wartmann. Mrs.
Wartmann's friends regret to hear
of her illness and wish her a speedy
recovery.
Mrs. William Littledale was operat operated
ed operated on yesterday morning at the hos hospital.
pital. hospital. She is doing well today and
her physicians have every reason to
believe she will be at her home again

in a few days. Her daughter, Mrs.

L. E. Wadsworth of Hawthorne, who
has been with her for a week, return returned
ed returned home this afternoon.
Misses Elizabeth Bennett and Ca Ca-rita
rita Ca-rita Camp have returned from a short
visit to Miss Catherine Henry at the
lake.
Mr. George MacKay of Bristol, Ct.,
was accompanied home last Saturday
by his cousin, Mr. Howard MacKay
of New York, who will be his guest at
the lake for several weeks.

Mrs. L. M. Jeffcoat and daughter,

Mrs. Charles Hutto, who have been
visiting Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Jeffcoat,

and relatives in Leesburg for the past
month, have returned to their home in
Pelian, S. C.

Mrs. D. W. Tompkins and daugh daughter
ter daughter Miss Irene, left this afternoon for

Atlanta, where they will visit until
the last of September.

Mr. George Blitch and son Hardy
Croom of Williston have gone to St.

Augustine for a short viist to Mrs

Blitch, who is spending the summer

there.

Miss Edith Williams left Sunday

for a ten days' visit to Mrs. F. L.

Thorpe in Orlando.

Mr. and Mrs. Allison Wartmann
and baby of Citra have gone to Eus-

tis, where they will reside for the next

few months.

Little Miss Tillie Moyers of Tampa,
a granddaughter of Mrs. Edward

Badger of this city, entertained a
number of her little friends at the
Strang theater in Tampa, Monday

afternoon. They witnessed the Drewj

comedy, "Nothing to Wear," which
was written by the little hostess'
mother, Mrs. S. G. Moyers.
Dance to w Given by Miss Whaley
The following invitation was receiv received
ed received this morning by friends of Miss
Whaley whose dancing party is plan

ned in honor of Miss Weilie Wilson j
of Green Cove Springs, who is expect- j
ed in Ocala Sunday:
Miss Blanche Whaley
at Home
Woman's Ciub
Monday evening, August twentieth j
nineteen hundred and seventeen I
eight-thirty o'clock j
Miss Weilie Wilson j
Please respond Dancing)
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Attention, O. E. S. i
A special meeting is called by the j
worthy matron for Wednesday after- i
noon at 4 o'clock, Masonic hall, to j
discuss co-operation with the Council
for National Defense. All members
are urged to be present.
j
Surgical Dressing Class j
The regular meeting of the surgi- j
cal dressing class will be held Wed- j

nesday afternoon at three o'clock in
the Red Cross rooms over the post post-office.
office. post-office. Mrs. G. A. Ottmann requests
every lady and girl in Ocala to come
to these meetings and not to wait for
u special invitation.
The Ocala friends of Mr. Randolph
H. Cobb of Orlando, better known
here as "Ty Cobb of the University,"
who have understood that he was al already
ready already in France, will be interested to

hear of his whereabouts. Mr. Cobb is :
in training in Allentown, Pa., with an
American ambulance corps, with thej
unit from the University of Florida.;
The first thousand men from thatj

camp have been ordered to France and j

his name is among them.

Mrs. M. G. Chambers will return j
home this afternSon from a ten days'
visit to Mrs. Dixon Irvine at Orange j
Lake. j
!
Miss Blanche Mizelle of Orange I
Lake is spending a couple of days with j
Miss Katherine Jackson. Miss Mizelle j
leaves tomorrow for a three weeks j
visit at White Springs. I
Miss Ophelia Sawtelle arrived home
Saturday from John Hopkins hospital j
in Baltimore to spend her vacation j
with her two sisters and her mother,!
Mrs. S. R. Pyles. j
...
Mr. and Mrs. E. H. Price and daugh-i
ter have returned from a two days'

motor trip to Daytona Beach, andj
motors to Williston today. They were
acompanied to the beach by Miss i
Katherine Jackson and Mr. W. V. New
some. I
Miss Annie MacKay has invited a!
number of Ocala boys and girls to an!
informal splash party which she will j
give at the Lake on Thursday after- j
noon in honor of her eldest brother,;
Mr. George MacKay, of Bristol, Con-j
necticut, and her cousin, Mr. Howard j
MacKay, of New York. j

Mrs. Lorenzo Cullum and little son
of Batesburg, S. C, have arrived in
Ocala for an extended visit to Mrs.
Cullums mother, Mrs. S. R. Pyles on
Orange Avenue.
Mr. and Mrs. James D. MacDonald
went over to Palatka Saturday after afternoon
noon afternoon and returned home Sunday. They
were the guests of Mrs. MacDonald's
parents.

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your family will better enjoy life.
Screen if you can, of course.
But screens won't keep all of
them out. Some will get in th
house despite all you can do.
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They fight shy of any room in
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Sprinkle "Sleep Insurance"
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Fifteen cents buys a good sited
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(Concluded on Fourth Page)

FELLOWSHIP

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come again, knocking for admittance j
to one of the liveliest dailies in the j
state.
Mr. and Mrs. W. L. Wiggins and
children returned to their home in i

Tampa last Wednesday after spend- j
ing several days here with relatives.
Mr. J. L. Beck and family were the
guests of Rev. and Mrs. Z. A. Crump Crump-ton
ton Crump-ton last Thursday.
. Mrs. W. L. Howell and son of Plant
City, are guests of her parents, Mr.
and Mrs. J. L. Beck.
The members of the Woodmen
Circle entertained quite a number of
their lady friends last Thursday aft afternoon
ernoon afternoon at the W. O. W. hall. During
afternoon the members seTved ice
cream and cake. We are proud of

this circle and it s bound to continue
to grow and all predict it will become
one of the strongest circles in the
county.
Misses Inez and Pauline Collins re

turned home last Thursday after
spending ten days with relatives and
friends.

Miss Faye Beck has returned from
the summer normal at Gainesville:
where she has been reviewing some of
her school studies.
Mr. E. P. Collins of Irvine was the
guest of relatives last week.
Mr. and Mrs. W. O. Carpenter, Mr.
Lynn Carpenter and Miss Lura Gray
were callers last Sunday afternoon.
Mrs. J. A. Carter, we are sorry to
report, is on the sick list.
We are sorry to report that Miss
Loureen Carter had the misfortune to
break her arm a few days ago.
Mr. and Mrs. D. B. Cappleman.
Misses Ruby and Dorothy Cappleman
and Mr. Swindell were callers last
Sunday afternoon.
Mrs. H. M. McCully and little Miss
Elizabeth of Jacksonville were callers
last Sunday afternoon.
Rev. Z. A. Crumpton and son Zack
motored to Clearwater last Thursday
and will spend several days there.
Misses Winifred and Geneva Mc

Cully left last Saturday for High
Springs to visit relatives and friends.
Before returning they will extend
their visit to Fort White, Worthing Worthing-ton
ton Worthing-ton Springs and Lake Butler.
Miss Mabel Beck will entertain the
young woman's tlub Thursday afternoon.

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A little four-cylinder, two-passenger
Saxon, first class condition. Four
brand new tires and tubes. Cash or
time. The Maxwell Agency, Ocala,
Fla. 8-4

The coffee that you are drinking at
the Harrington Hall dining room and
cafe is the famous Senate brand cof coffee,
fee, coffee, roasted and distributed exclusive exclusively
ly exclusively by the Tampa Coffee Mills. Get
the habit. 7-10-tf

Now is the time to plant camphor
trees. Prices low. Call 288. tf

Come in and let me snow you a
Williams Grist Mill. W. J. McGehee,
distributor. tf

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grocer's or at Carter's Bakery, North
Main street. 7-tf
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PAGE FOUR

OCALA EVENING STAR, TUESDAY, AUGUST 14, 1917.

Ni mm

Dr. J. E. Chase has gone to Ala Alabama
bama Alabama for a several days business trip.

Mr. J.
a short
Coast.

W. Crosby left yesterday for
stay at Dupont, on the East

Let me figure with you on your oil
engine. W. J. McGehee, distributor, tf

HOME-READING COURSE
FOR CITIZEN-SOLDIERS

(Continued from First Page)

Col. Edwin Spencer Jr., of Lake Lakeland,
land, Lakeland, is spending a few days in Miami.
Lieut. J. W. Hood returned today
from the officers' training camp at
Fort Oglethorpe. The doctors friends
will be very glad to see him at home
again.

Let me sell you your feed crusher.
W. J. McGehee, distributor. tf

Bitting & Company, the North
Ocala druggists, are having the front
of their new store in the Carmichael
building repainted. A new soda foun fountain
tain fountain will shortly be installed, and will
no doubt be appreciated by the citi citizens
zens citizens of that section of the city as
there is none within five blocks of it.

I have anything in the electrical

line. Ask about them. W. J. McGehee,

distributor. tf

Mr. W. E. Martin, one of Moss

Bluff's successful farmers, is among
the visitors in the city today. He

says everyone in his section will have

fine crops this season, and with pros

pects of good prices all are in the best

of spirits.

W. C. Meade of Ocala, architect

rtpiesenting George MacKay, archi

tect, who has the supervision of the
Carnegie library in this city, was here

yesterday and attended a meeting of

the library board. The contractor

asked for and was granted an exten

sion of thirty days, or until Sept. 10,

in which to complete the building,

made necessary by failure to get
material placed on the ground prompt

ly. Gainesville Sun.

Air. bam Uoldman of JLJaytona, is

in the city for a short visit to with his
brother, Mr. Ben Goldman, before his
departure for the French war front.
He was one of seventeen soldiers in
the first call at Daytona who did not

enter any exemption claims when the
call came, and having stood an excel excellent
lent excellent examination expects to be called
. soon. Mr. Goldman lived in Ocala
about a year just after coming to this
" country some seven years ago and

has many friends here.

Dr. J. F. Chipman, supervising bu
reau inspector fer all preliminary or

ganization work of tick eradication in

Marion county, is now located in

Ocala. Dr. Chipman is in the employ

ment of the government and his ser

vices will be free of charge. Any one

wishing to build a dipping vat, to

charge one or seeking any informa
tion or assistance regarding the dip

ping of cattle, will kindly notify Dr
Chipman at 316 E. Fort King avenue

and he will gladly render the assist

ance needed.

Messrs. H. W. Tucker, Whit Pal

mer and Albert Harriss, who went to
Salt Springs yesterday afternoon to
fish, had a most exciting and nearly
dangerous experience at the end of a

good catch. They were in a rowboat.

which had several mcnes oi water in

the bottom and a three-gallon can o

gasoline. The boys had big search

lights, were not smoking and had no
matches, but nevertheless there was
a big flare, which cannot be accounted

for, and everything was afire. The

men jumped overboard, Mr. Tucker

even taking his Evinrude engine
which he held above water. The splash
alone was an experience for one of the
party who does not swim and that the
water was over his head, however it
was not above their necks. The oars
and everything in the rowboat was
burned and the boat itself partially
destroyed. The blaze was seen at the
head of Salt Springs, three-quarters
of a mile distant, and in less than ten
minutes help arrived.

in m

(Continued from Third Page,

to an armed mob. As the Infantry
Drill Regulations put it, discipline is
"the distinguishing mark of trained
troops."
Frequently the recruit, with his in inborn
born inborn dislike of being bossed, makes
the mistake during his first few weeks
in the army of resenting the fact that

immediate and unquestioning obed obedience
ience obedience is required of him. He quickly
learns, however, that obedience en enforced
forced enforced throughout the army is in all
situations the chief safeguard of the
rights, the comfort and the safety of

every man, from the raw recruit to

the commanding general. It 13 a
guarantee that the small number of
unruly or cowardly men to be found

in every group shall be kept in check

and forced to comply with rules made

for the benefit of all.

Military discipline is always imper imper-onal.
onal. imper-onal. Obedience is required not

merely of you, but of every man in

the army. It is required of officers
by their superiors with fully as much

strictness as it is required of you. It

will become your duty, whenever you

are given authority over other men,

to demand from them the same full

measure of obedience that others will

require of you.

Discipline is not only essential m

developing the army, but also in de

veloping your own character as a sol

dier. "The soldier who is by nature
i i i

brave, will ny discipline Decome
bi aver."

PHYSICAL FITNESS
The third basic quality, physical fit-
i .i i i

ness, is so essential mat a large yi,
of the time devoted to your training

will be spent in building it up. Phys

ical fitness includes not only muscular
development but good health and en

durance as well. It is a quality

which every man who passes the

physical examination can develop in

himself by reasonable care and by

obedience to instructions. This is a

subject more fully discussed in a later

lesson.

Matinee Party for Co. A Boys
Company A, whose drill is over at

3:30 this afternoon, was invited by
Mr. and Mrs. E. C. Bennett to attend
the movies in a body. The picture is
an official government made film and
will be of interest to all the soldiers.
Notice
There will be no meeting of the
children's Red Cross class at Miss An Annie
nie Annie Moorhead's Wednesday afternoon.
The date of the next meeting will be
announced in the Star the previous
day. 14-2t
Notice
The Red Cross has decided to send
no more fracture pillows to France at
present. For this reason the class
which has been making fracture pil pillows
lows pillows at the home of Miss Onie Chazal
Thursday afternoons will not meet
this week. The classes will be dis discontinued
continued discontinued until further notice, when
the members will probably be asked
to do similar work for the Red Cross
Society. 14-3t

Mr. and Mrs. Walter

amily have moved on

avenue into the .Leslie Worne resi

dence, next to Mrs. S. A. Standley's

home.

Mr. and Mrs. Kurtz Wallace, who

have been spending several days with

Mr. and Mrs. Harry E. Leavengood,
returned to their home in Tampa yes yesterday.
terday. yesterday. Mrs. Wallace and Mrs. Leav

engood are sisters.

Mrs. M. E. Washburn and Miss Em

ma Washburn, who have been at Day

tona for the past two months, came in

this afternoon via Eustis, where they

spent the night with Mr. and Mrs.
Moulton. They were accompanied

home by Mrs. W. L. Colbert and Miss
Alice Colbert, who were visiting at
Eustis.
Miss Eloise Henry and her guest,
who have been visiting Misses Nellie

j Nelson and Marion Harvey in Tampa,

returned to the lake yesterday.
Mrs. Mabry Sumner is expecting a
visit from her uncle, Mr. B. F. Wat Waters,
ers, Waters, in his car, from Tampa, and she
and her pretty little daughter will re return
turn return home with him for a two-weeks'
visit.
Mrs. F. M. Parrish Jr. is here from
Jacksonville for a visit to her mother,
Mrs. Mary Williams. Mrs. Williams
and her other daughter, Miss Orrie,
will probably accompany Mrs. Parrish
home.
Miss Nona Sewell is now doing the
clerical work in the sheriff's office.
Miss Nona is technically a deputy
sheriff, and would not have any trou trouble
ble trouble in arresting anybody.

Get your Irish potato seed for fall

nlantincr at the Ocala Seed Store, ti

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MARION-DUNN MASONIC LODGE

Marion-Dunn Lodge No. 19, F. &

.. M., meets on the brat and thiHl
Thursday evening of each month a a-8:00
8:00 a-8:00 o'clock, until further notice.
H. M. Weathers, W. M.
Jake Thrown. Sfxsrtary. J

WOODMEN OF THE WORLD

Fort King Camp No. 14 meets at

the K. of P. hall at 7:3t p. m. every

second and fourth Friday. Visiting

sovereigns are airways welcome.
T. D. Lancaster, C. C.
Chas. K. Sage, Clerk.
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.
Oscar Andrews, N. G.
W. L. Colbert, Secretary.

KNIGHTS OJP PYTHIAS

Ocala Lodge No. 19. Conventions
held every Monday night at 7:30

at the Castle Hall, over the James

Carlisle drugstore. A cordial welcome

to visiting brothers.
JE. L. Stapp, C. C.
CLas. K. Sage, K. of R. S.

ORDER OF EASTERN STAR

Colonel Nash reiterates that he
wants the members of the band to
meet at Dr. McClane's office tomor tomorrow
row tomorrow at 8 p.m.

The boys from Fort McPherson are
expected home tomorrow or next day.
They have done their home town
honor.

The boys of A company like Ocala.
Every once in awhile some well-pleased
young .soldier stops the Star man
and tells him to thank the people for

some kindness to him and his
rades.

com-

T. C. (Tea and Coffee) Brown, of
Tampa, one of the cleverest traveling
men on the road, is a guest of the
Harrington.

That clever young soldier, Jack
Galloway, Co. D, First Georgia In Infantry,
fantry, Infantry, is here on a visit to his family
and friends.

The Star regrets to learn that
Frank Carlisle is on the sick list.

W. K. Lane, at. Physician and
Surgeon, specialist Eye, Ear, Nose and
Throat. Law Library Building, Ocala,
Florida. tf
Rexall Liver Salts is pleasant to
take, and is efficacious. Sold in Ocala
only at Gerig's Drug Store. tf.

Ocala dapter, No. 29, O. E. S.,

neets at Yonge & hall the second and
'ourth Thursday evening! of eacfe

nonth at 730 o'clock.
Mrs. Rosalie Condon, Secretary.
Mrs. Susan Cook, W. M.

CHAPTER NO. i3, R. A. M.

rtegular coa vocations of the Ocala
Chapter No. 13, R. A. M., on th
fourth Friuay n every month

8 p. m. B. C. Webb, H. P

Jake Brown. Secy.

OCALA LODGE NO. 286, B. P. O. E.

Ocala Lodge No. 286, Benevolen

and Protective Order of Elks, meets

the second and fourth Tuesday even
ings in each month. Visitine breth

ren always welcome. Club house oppo-

site pustomce, east siae.
C. W. Hunter, E. R.
E. J. Crook, Secretary.

Road to Happiness.
The road to happiness is the contin

uous effort to make others happv. The

chief aim of life ought to be useful

ness, not happiness. But happiness al

ways follows usefulness. Talmage.

Fast.

Dad can easily believe that daughter

and her beau are fast friends in fact.

the way they stick to it he says he be
lieves they are fast to the sofa. Flor
ida Times-Union.

Preer and
Ocklawaha

CORPORAL EDWARD GREEN

Another Ocala boy wins promotion.
This time it is Edward Green, who is
with the engineer corps at Washing Washington.
ton. Washington. A recruit a few weeks ago, and
sick two or three weeks out of that
time, he has won his promotion by
hard work. It won't be his last one.

FARMERS' MEETING AT SPARR

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only on the highways of
travel, but also in all lines
of industry. There's no
such thing as safety if
your valuable property is
not covered by
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The second of a series of five farm

ers' get-together meetings will be
held in the Kendig grove near Sparr

Thursday of this week.

This series of meetings is being

held by the Marion county agricul

tural committee and the board of

county commissioners co-operating.

There will be a meeting held in each

commissioner's district and an- at

tempt make to get the farmers of the
different sections of the county better

acquainted with each other. The first

meeting was at Belleview July 4th.

ine meeting at tne nenaig grove

will be of special interest in that the

gathering of our crops will be dis

cussed and tne state iarm nelp spe

cialist will be there. Corn selection

and weevil control will be discussed as

well as other agricultural subjects

which may come up.
It is expected that the new Federa

agent in charge of tick eradication

for this district will be there. Several
speakers have been invited and an ex

ceptionally good program prepared

The farmers of Mr. Luffman's district

have promised a good dinner. The
county agricultural committee and the
board of county commissioners invite

the people of the county to. come an

get acquainted.

PHONE 117
Dr. A. R. Blott
Veterinarian

TOMPKINS

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If thou hast a loitering servant send
him of thy errand just before his din dinner.
ner. dinner. Fuller;
A Handy Signal.
Visitor So this is the deaf ,and
dumb ward! How do you call people
to dinner? I suppose you don't ring a
bell. Superintendent No; we have a
man who walks through the ward
wringing his hands. Boston Tran Transcript.
script. Transcript. Burglary.
Miss Vocolo I'm never happy unless
I'm breaking into song. Bright Young
Man Why don't you get the key and
you won't have to break in?

One may ruin himself by frankness,
but one surely dishonors himself by
duplicity. TieUari

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Peter the Great and Lawyers.

In Russia during the reign of Peter
the Great private litigants might have

their suits prosecuted free of cost by

lawyers paid by the state. The emperor,

discovering that his subjects wrere be

ing imposed upon by their legal agents.

who contrived to delay trials until they

had sucked their clients dry, enacted

that sufficient solicitors and attorneys

should be employed at handsome year

ly salaries to officiate for the public
in every matter of law. He ordered
further that these men should insert

in a register written up daily the dates
of applications to them and should pro

ceed with the suits in the order in

which they were received without re

spect of persons. If they failed to do

so, if they accepted any bribe or fee

or if they were dilatory these lawyers

were to be knouted and sent to Siberia

We have the following Used Cars for Sale.
Each is a bargain at the price quoted and is in
condition represented.
Time may be obtained on part of the price,
at a slight advance on the unpaid balance, as
prices quoted are cash.

One 1917 Model Maxwell Touring car, practically as good as new

in every respect; one spare tire ana Dumper. T cnfl flfl

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Price

One 1916 Model Maxwell Touring car, brand new
tires, tubes and top. Price
One Ford Touring car, Gray & Davis Starter and
lot of other extra equipment. Price
One Saxon Roadster, brand new tires and tubes,
otherwise in first class condition. Price

$ 375.00
$ 300.00
$ 250.00

Buying Furniture.

If you are going to put a lot of mon

ey into a piece of furniture and please
remember that the important pieces
can never, If really good, be cheap

make sure it is right before it is too
late. Be sure that it is the kind of a
piece that you will not only want to
live with the rest of your life, but that
you will love the more as time goes on,
for that is what invariably happens if
a chair or a table is built in the right
way, on the right lines, of the right
things. And such are the investments
which we never regret.
Especially must one be ever watch watchful
ful watchful in the buying of upholstered furni furniture
ture furniture lest a piece which looks good be
suspiciously cheap, too cheap to war warrant
rant warrant its being as good in its unseen
parts as it appears on the surface.
Philadelphia Ledger.

Mver & MacKay
UNDERTAKERS and EHBAL&ERS
PHONES 47. 104, 305
OCALA, FLORIDA
L. ALEXANDER
PRACTICAL
CARPENTER AND BUILDER
Careful Estimates made on all Con Contract
tract Contract work. Gives More and Better
Work for the moiicy than any other
contractor in the city.

Markets of Pari.
The first markets of Paris were es established
tablished established more than a thousand years
ago in the Isle de la Cite. The booths
were hereditary property, and their de descent
scent descent was generally from mother to
daughter, who held them directly from
the monarch. During the stormy
times of the revolution these market
women were conspicuous by their
qualities of arm and tongue, both
grown strong by centuries of sturdy
exercise. These characteristics, how however,
ever, however, do not appear in their successors,
who trust to their cleverness and co coquettish
quettish coquettish charm to fight their battles.

Long Winded Discussion.
"Pa, what is meant by filibustering?"
"Talking against time, my son."
"Do yon ever filibuster, pa?"
"No, my boy. With the exception of
that imposed by physical exhaustion,
there is no limit to the debates in this
particular house." Birmingham Age-Herald.

Oh, to Bs Free!
"Just think, Bobby," said his mother,
"those poor little children are orphans
and have no papa or mamma to care
for them! You wouldn't like to be a
lone orphan, would you?"
"I feel like it sometimes, ma,", was
Bobby's reply. Fearson's Weekly.

Preferred Fare.
"What is the favorite fare of Wall
street bulls and bears?"
"Supposed to be lamb chops." Balti Baltimore
more Baltimore American.

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WANTED, LOST, FOUND. FOB
SALE. FOR RENT AND SIM SIMILAR
ILAR SIMILAR LOCAL NEEDS
FOR SALE Household furniture for
cash. Call at 913 Ocklawaha ave avenue.
nue. avenue. 13-2t

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FOR SALE Household and kitchen

furniture; great bargain for cash. Jj
Call at 710 S. Tuscawilla St. 10-tf f

FOR SALE Small Buck four-passenger
touring car in good repair;
new tires. Belleview Trading Co.,
Belleview, Fla. 13-3w

PIANO FOR SALE An upright
Mathushek piano in excellent condi condition,
tion, condition, for sale at a bargain. Apply at
235 South Second street. 8-6t

FOR RENT Good 6-room house with
all modern conveniences. Apply to
Mrs. O. T. Green, 605 Ocklawaha ave avenue.
nue. avenue. 13-6t

BOY WANTED To learn the vul vulcanizing
canizing vulcanizing business. Must be willing to
work and stay on the job. Davie s, the
Tire Man. 10-tf
LOST Wednesday on Blitchton road,
a 30 x 3 Ajax tire, never been un unwrapped.
wrapped. unwrapped. Return to E. C. Jordan &
Co., West Broadway, and receive re reward.
ward. reward. 8-13-3t

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We have about fifty tons of fresh ground
VELVET BEANS and hulls ground together.

FOR SALE To the highest bidder,
a 7-room cottage and large barn, on
Seaboard property. Come look it
over and give us a bid. Floyd Pal Palmer,
mer, Palmer, union depot. 10-3t

WANTED Old False Teeth. Don't
matter if broken. I pay ?2 to $15 per
set. Send by parcel post and receive
check by return mail. L Mazer, 2007
St. Fifth St., Philadelphia, Pa. 10-18t

WANTED To exchange $500 20-acre
farm -mile north of city limits for
auto of like value ,or auto an dcash
difference. Terms to suit. Address
Box 96, Ocala, Fla. 8-6t

FOR RENT Comfortable cottage,
six rooms, corner Tuscawilla and
S. Second streets; sleeping porch, 8 8-foot
foot 8-foot veranda, screens, gas, bath, elec electric
tric electric lights. Apply to Dr. E. Van
Hood or phone 164. 1-tf
FOR SALE Or trade, 16 acres of
land on line of city limits, all under
fence, 3 drilled wells and cistern;
some outbuildings. Will sell cheap
and take Ford car in part payment.
H. H. Meadows, Ocala, Fla. 13-lm

FOR SALE Spalding Rose seed Irish
potatoes, grown by the Muclan Farms
Produce Company. Good quality;
$1.25 per hamper. Mail orders to J.
J. Marshall, Ocklawaha, Fla. Walter
Holmes, manager. 7-10t

FOR RENT 3 unfurnished rooms for
housekeeping; electric lights, bath:
and all modern conveniences; two
blocks from postoffice. Apply to H.
R. Luff man, at Smith .Grocery
Company. Phone 434. 8-6t
WANTED Good live salesman who
has the ability to interest Jysiness
men to sell the Dalton acJTng and
calculating machine. A grand oppor opportunity;
tunity; opportunity; strictly commission basis. Ad-

This is the finest Beef or Dairy CATTLE
FEED in the world. Prices right. Phone, write,
or call at the factory.

OCALA,' FLORIDA.

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dress Dalton Adding Machines, Tarn- j A. C. L. SCHEDULE
Pa FIa 11'6t j Trains of the Atlantic Coast Line
j will arrive and depart in Ocala at the
WANTED To exchange a 20-acre j following times:
$500 farm three-quarters of a mile No. 10, Leesburg to Jacksonville,
northeast of Ocala for live stock of 15:40 a. m.
like value, horses, mules, goats, sheep j No. 151, Ocala to Wilcox, Monday,
or cattle. Address Box 96, Ocala, Wednesday and Friday, 6:10 a. m.

Fla.

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"A SPLENDID TONIC
Says Hi zs on Lady Who, On Doc Doctor's
tor's Doctor's Advice, Took Cardoi
And Is Now Well.

No. 35, Ocala to Lakeland (Sunny (Sunny-:Jim),
:Jim), (Sunny-:Jim), Tuesday, Thursday and Satur

day, 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. 49, Ocala to Homosassa, 2:25

About 10 years ago 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, Jacksonville to Leesburg,
9:05 p. m.
No. 32, Lakeland to Ocal (Sunny (Sunny-Tim),
Tim), (Sunny-Tim), Tuesday, Thursday and Satur Saturday,
day, Saturday, 9:f0 p. m.

Hixson, Tenn.

I was..." says Mrs. J. B. Gadd, of
this place. "I suffered with a pain in
my left side, could not sleep at night
with this pain, always in the left
side...
My doctor told me to use Cardui. I
took one bottle, which helped me and
after my baby came, I was stronger
and better, but the pain was still
there.
I at first let it go, but began to get
weak and in a run-down condition,
so I decided to try some more Cardui,
which I did.
This last Cardui which I took made
me much better, in fact, cured me. It
fca3 been a number of years, still I
have no return of this trouble.
I feel it wa3 Cardui that cured me,
and I recommend it as a erlendid fe female
male female tonic."
Don't allow yourself to become
weak and run-do vn from womanly
troubles. Take CarduL It should sure surely
ly surely help you, as it has bo many thou thousands
sands thousands of other women In the past 40
years. Headache, backache, sideache,
nervousness, sleeplessness, tired-out
feeling, are all signs of womanly trou trouble.
ble. trouble. Other women get relief by taking
Cardui. Why not you? All druggists.
NC-132

Star ads. are business builders.

SEABOARD LOCAL SCHEDULE

Southbound
No. 9 Leaves Jacksonville 1:20 p.
m.; Ocala 4:15 p. m. Arrives Tampa,
7:35 p. m.
No. 1 Leaves Jacksonville 9:30 p.
m.; Ocala, 1:45 a. m. Arrives St. Pe Petersburg,
tersburg, Petersburg, 7:45 a. m.
No. 3 Leaves Jacksonville 9:30 a.
m.; Ocala, 12:59 p. m.
Northbound
No. 10 Leaves Tampa at 1 p. m.;
Ocala, 4:15 p. m. Arrives Jackson Jacksonville,
ville, Jacksonville, 7:15 p. m.
No. 2 Leaves Tampa 9 p. m.;
Ocala, 1:55 a. m. Arrives Jackson Jacksonville,
ville, Jacksonville, 6:45 a. m.



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