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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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LOCAL NEWS
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WEATHER FORECAST

Generally fair tonight and Friday.

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French and British Won at Several Points on
Western Front

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IN THE LAST 24

French and British continued of offensive
fensive offensive in west and won successes in
three distinct sectors. British attack attacked
ed attacked near Ypres in Belgium and the
French on Aisne front and near Dix Dix-mude
mude Dix-mude in Belgium. Ground won by
British near Lens held against coun counter
ter counter attacks, General Haig reports.
Whilt the British consolidated their
gains at Lens, they also struck on a
wide front thirty miles farther north
near Ypres. The official report gives
no details but reports progress.
Paris reports all objectives gained
in an attack between Steenstrate and
Dixmude. The French stormed a
strongly defended trench system on
the Aisne front and advanced their
front one kilometer, holding against
counter attacks.
FIGHTING IN FLANDERS
London, Aug. 16. Entente troops
in Flanders attacked over a wide
front east and north of Ypres. The
official report says that progress is
being made.
AIR RAID ON VENICE
Vienna, Aug. 16. An official an announcement
nouncement announcement says that four tons of
bombs were dropped on the maritime
arsenal at Venice, causing a number
of conflagrations.
OUTLOOK GOOD FOR ENGLAND
London, Aug. 16. The premier
told the house of commons today
that there was more wheat, oats and
barley in England than last year,
that shipping losses are decreasing
and shipbuilding increasing. "Ger "Germany
many "Germany is barely able to hold her own
and not even that," declared the pre premier.
mier. premier. BERLIN'S BULLETIN
Berlin, Aug. 16. The Germans
drove the Russo-Rumanian forces
t across the Sereth, capturing 3,500
prisoners and sixteen guns, it is of of-.
. of-. ficially announced.
DEUTSCHLAND NOW A WAR WARSHIP
SHIP WARSHIP Copenhagen, Aug. 16. The Ger German
man German commercial submarine Deutsch Deutsch-land,
land, Deutsch-land, which visited the United States
before that country entered the war,
has been converted into a war sub submarine.
marine. submarine. The Deutschland has a great
radius of action and has been fitted
with six torpedo tubes. The sub submarine
marine submarine may soon leave for a Pacific
port to operate against traffic from
San Francisco.
Germany now has almost 300 sub submarines,
marines, submarines, the newest boats being of
the big sea-going type and armed
with six-inch guns. This
armament appeared on boats commis commissioned
sioned commissioned in the middle of June.

COTTON PLANT
Cotton Plant, Aug. 15. Mrs. A. W.
Woodward, Mrs. L. C. Bell and Misses
Helen Veal and Carrie Barco were
guests of Mrs. J. L. Beck and Mrs. J.
H. Clark of Berlin last Wednesday.
Mr. William D. Parker, who is a
soldier boy now stationed at Fort
Scriven, Ga., arrived home last Wed Wednesday
nesday Wednesday on a furlough. He left Sat Saturday
urday Saturday for his post of duty. "Bill," as
he is known by his friends here, is
looking fine, having gained fourteen
pounds since he has been in training,
nearly two months, which shows that
Uncle Sam takes good care of his
boys. "Bill" was in the best of spirits
and said he wouldn't take anything
for his present situation. His friends
were glad to see him, even tho it was
a short visit.
Mrs. Will Veal and baby Lois who
have ben at Martel with Dr. and Mrs.
Veal, during the illness of baby Lois,
have returned and are guests of Miss
Carrie Barco and father.
Mr. Alfred Harroun' of Williston
spent the week-end with his parents,
having come down especially to see
his friend, William Parker.
Mrs. M. L. Reynolds and children
of Ocala are spending several days
with Miss Carrie Barco.
Mr. M. L. Reyenolds spent Sunday
here with his wife and children.
Mr. A. W." Woodward and son
James were business visitors to Ocala
Monday afternoon.

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TOO HARDLY PRESSED
THEIR LOST T
(Associated Press)
PAY FOR PUBLICITY
Newspapers that Advertise the Next
Liberty" Loan Will Not be Expect Expected
ed Expected to Do It for Nothing
(Associated Press)
Washington, Aug. 16. A detailed
plan for advertising the next Liberty
Loan bonds in newspapers and other
publicity mediums of the country, to
cost from a million to two million,
and paid for by the government, has
been presented to Secretary McAdoo
by the advisory board of the asso associated
ciated associated advertising clubs of the world,
with the recommendation that it be
accepted.
PATRIOTISM OF THE K. OF P.
Another Great Order Has Proven Its
Devotion to America
To show its patriotism and appre
ciation to the members who are serv
ing their country, Ocala Lodge No.
1, Knights of Pythias, will pay the
dues, during the period of the war,
of all members who are serving the
United States government in any
capacity.
All K. of P's. who are members of
Co. A, or have been drafted in the
selective draft, will please be at the
meeting Monday night, Aug. 20th, to
receive their receipts for 1917.
OCALA'S HONOR ROLL
Navy Recruiting Station,1
Room 211, Postoffice Building,
Ocala, Fla., Aug. 16, 1917.
The following named man having
made application for the U. S. navy,
was sent to Atlanta for final exami
nation:
Clement Evans Warren, Lecanto,
Fla., apprentice seaman.
Colored Waiters Wanted for the Navy
The following telegram has been
received from Lieut. J. T. Atkins, at
the main office in Atlanta:
"Mess attendants not included in
weekly quota; send in all good men
for this rate you can get."
Now is the time for colored men to
enlist. Owing to the large increase
of the navy, there are a lot of open openings
ings openings for colored men as waiters. Pay
to start with from $37 to $41 a
month, including colthing outfit, with
board, medical care, etc., free. Only
good and neat men need apply. Also
they must furnish references. For
further information call at this of office.
fice. office. Wm. B. Schlereth,
Commissary Steward, U. S. N.
When Company A came in from its
hike to Silver Springs yesterday aft afternoon,
ernoon, afternoon, its friends felt proud of the
way the bcyfs marched after their
rapid tramp. The men came in from
the springs without stopping, in an
nour and thirty-eight minutes, stack stacked
ed stacked arms and marched off to supper,
as tho' they had been doing such
things every day. A few of the heav heavier
ier heavier and untried men fell out, and
were brought back in cars, but the
others stood the trip like soldiers.
Most of them were frolicking around
town last night like a bunch of young
colts, and very few failed to answer
roll-call this morning. They went out
on the golf links for parade this
morning. The boys are looking for
ward with pleasant anticipation to
the picnic at Silver Springs Saturday
afternoon.
11 pounds of SUGAR $1, with one
dollar purchase of other groceries for
cash, Saturday and Monday only.
Smith Grocery Co. Phone 434. 3t
Get your Irish potato seed for fall
planting at the Ocala Seed Store, tf

RECOVER

REHCHES

OCALA

OCALA, FLORIDA, THDKSDAY, AUGUST 16, 1917.

TO MAKE ANY ATTEMPT TO
illl IKE
THEM WEARY
Police Tear Down the "Kaiser Wil Wilson"
son" Wilson" Banners and Keep
Crowds Moving
(Associated Press)
Washington, Aug. 16. The police
themselves today tore down suffrage
banners addressed to "Kaiser Wil Wilson,"
son," Wilson," but told the women they would
protect regulation banners. The police
kept the crowds moving in front of
the White House.
VARDAMAN ERUPTS
Senator Vardaman of Mississippi,
today told the Senate the. European
war was a quarrel between rulers
who were instigated by commercial
bandits. He denounced the selective
draft as "unAmerican and unconsti unconstitutional."
tutional." unconstitutional." SUSPEND TRADE IN SUGAR
New York, Aug. 16. Acting on the
suggestion of Herbert Hoover, ths
New York Coffee and Sugar Ex Exchange
change Exchange today announced the suspen suspension
sion suspension of future sugar trading.
AUTOES FOR THE
SOLDIERS' OUTING
Come On, You Patriots, and Help
Out with Your Cars
Mr. W. T. Gary, chairman of the
transportation committee to take the
soldiers to the springs for the picnic
Saturday afternoon, has secured
promises from the following to sup supply
ply supply cars. The figure after each name
indicates the number of seats to each
car. There are enough cars in Ocala
to carry a battalion, so let's have
enough and then some to carry a
company. Phone your name and the
number of seats (beside the driver's)
in your car, to Mr. Gary at once. Fol Following
lowing Following is the roll of honor to adte:
Maxwell Agency, 8; Dr. J. E. Chace,
6; Z. C. Chambliss, 6; W. T. Gary, 4;
C. K. Sage, 4; L. R. Trammell, 4; W.
D. Carn, 4; W. S. Bullock, 4; R. S.
Rogers, 4; L. H. Pillans, 4; J. J.
Waters, 4; Mrs. M. E. Fox, 4; J. C.
Smith, 4; D. C. Stiles, 4; J. H. Brin Brin-son,
son, Brin-son, 4; Alfred Ayer, 4; W. W. Har Har-riss,
riss, Har-riss, 4; J. J. Gerig, 4; C. N. Kirkland,
3; A. T. Thomas, 2; H. W. Tucker, 2;
Collier Bros., truck; B. Goldman,
truck; C. H. Lloyd, 4; Mrs. A. L. Iz Iz-lar,
lar, Iz-lar, 4; L. N. Green, 4; R. L. Ander Anderson,
son, Anderson, 4; J. M. Neely, 4.
So far 87 seats have been secured
and 43 were needed.
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
MOSS BLUFF
Moss Bluff, Aug. 16. Miss Martha
Fort spent a few days last week with
Miss Mary Wiley of Yalaha.
Mr. and Mrs. Oliver Fort accom accompanied
panied accompanied by Mrs. Barber and Mr. An Andrew
drew Andrew Holton of Electra, went to visit
Mrs. Collins of Higley Sunday.
Miss Alma Fort spent a few days
last week with relatives in Ocala.
Miss Sallie Morrison was the guest
of Mr. and Mrs. Ambrose Morrison
Sunday.
Mrs. Henry Fort and Arthur Owens
were visitors of Mr. and Mrs. H. P.
Griggs Sunday.
Mrs. Bob Griggs and children were
guests of Mr. and Mrs. Carl High High-tower
tower High-tower Sunday.
Mr. Isaac Perry died last Friday
and was buried the following Satur Saturday
day Saturday at 10 o'clock. Mr. Perry was 77
years of age. He had friends all over
Marion county and they were sorry
to learn of his death.

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Ai BRITISH REALIZE THAT III

THEY HAVE A POWERFUL FRIEIID

(Associated
American Headquarters in France,
Aug. 16. For the first time one par-j
ticular unit of American soldiers
training in Fiance assembled in its
entirety passed in review before Gen General
eral General Sibert himself and half a dozen
French officers yesterday. The spec
tacle was so imposing there was aj
distinct pause of surprise by General i
Sibert himself when riding at the
head of the staff he reached the crest
of the reviewing stand and saw the'
splendid command stretched out be-:
fore him. I

Mil

(Issued by the War Department an 6 All Rights to Reprint Reesrved).
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 way. It is informal in time and does not attempt to give binding
rules and directions. These are contained in the various manuals and reg regulations
ulations regulations of the United States Army, to which this course is merely intro introductory.
ductory. introductory. LESSON NO. 4

Getting Ready for Camp
Your real training for your duties
as a soldier will begin after you and
your comrades are assembled at the
training camps. However, there are
a few simple things you can do dur during
ing during the next few weeks which will be
of decided value in getting you start started
ed started along the right lines.
The simplest thing, and perhaps the
most useful of all, is to begin at once
to practice correct habits of standing
and walking.
BEARING OF A SOLDIER
Few people without military train training
ing training have a correct idea of what is
meant by the position and the bear bearing
ing bearing of a soldier. There is a definite
procedure to follow in order to place
yourself in what is known in the
army as "the position of a soldier." It
is the position which the dismounted
soldier always assumes at the com command
mand command "Attention," except as it may
be slightly modified to enable him to
carry properly any arms he may
have in his hands.
It will be well for you to memorize
paragraph 51 of the Infantry Drill
Regulations, which gives the com complete
plete complete and accurate description of the
position of the soldier. This para paragraph
graph paragraph is slightly paraphrased and
simplified in the description following:
Keep in mind that there are ten ele elements
ments elements which must be properly adjust adjusted
ed adjusted to each other, and check yourself
up to see that each one of them is
properly placed.
1. Heels on the same line and as
near each other as possible; most
men should be able to stand with
heels touching each other.
2. Feet turned out equally and
forming an angle of about 45 degrees.
3. Knees straight without stiff stiffness.
ness. stiffness. 4. Hips level and drawn back
slightly; body erect and resting equal equally
ly equally on hips.
5. Chest lifted and arched.
6. Shoulders square and falling
equally.
7. Arms hanging naturally.
8. Hands hanging naturally with
thumb along seam of the trousers.
9. Head erect and squarely to the
front; chin drawn in so that axis of
head and neck is vertical (means that
a straight line drawn through the cen center
ter center of head and neck should be verti vertical)
cal) vertical) eyes straight to the front.
10. Entire Body weight of body
resting equally upon the heels and
balls of the feet.
! Note especially that you are not re
quired to stand in a strained attitude
You are to be alert but not tense.
One of the very best things you can

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Press)
French officers are enthusiastic
over the marksmanship of the Amer Americans.
icans. Americans. The review was held at a point
so remote only those attached to the
organization were permitted to see it.
WAS MOST STIRRING SPECTA SPECTACLE
CLE SPECTACLE OF THE WAR
London, Aug. 16. The parade of
the American soldiers in London to today
day today divides newspaper space with the
pope's proposal and news of the Lens
offensive. The papers declare editor editorially
ially editorially that it was one of the "most
stirring spectacles of the war."
do today is to spend fifteen minutes
practising this position. Getting it
right. Keep this up every day until
you report at camp. In the army, as
in every day life, first impressions are
important. The first impression you
make on your officers and fellows will
depend, more than you probably re realize,
alize, realize, on the manner in which you
stand and walk.
Making Yourself "Fit"
If you can devote part of your
time between now and the opening of
camp to physical exercise you are for fortunate
tunate fortunate and should by all means take
advantage of every opportunity.
Climbing, jumping, gymnastic exer exercises,
cises, exercises, all kinds of competitive games
swimming, rowing, boxing, wrestling,
and running, all are recommended as
excellent methods of developing the
skill, strength, endurance, grace, cour courage
age courage and self-reliance that every sol soldier
dier soldier needs.
There are some simple-rules of eat eating
ing eating and living which all of us should
follow regularly. They will be espec especially
ially especially helpful to you if you put them
into practice in preparing for camp
life.
Perhaps the most importance of
these rules is to use no alcohol of
any kind.
If you have been in the habit of
smoking immoderately, cut down; get
your wind, your nerves and your di digestion
gestion digestion into the best possible condi condition.
tion. condition. Eat and drink moderately. Chew
your food well. It is advisable, how however,
ever, however, to drink a great deal of cool (not
cold) water between meals. Don't
eat between meals.
Keep away from soda fountains
and soft drink stands. Learn to en enjoy
joy enjoy simple, nourishing food.
Accustom yourself to regular hours
for sleeping, eating and the morning
functions.
Don't "take a last fling." It may
land you in the hospital. At the best
it will probably bring you to camp in
j an "unfit condition to take up your new
duties with profit and enjoyment.
There are strenuous days ahead of I
you and it will be good sense on your
part to make reasonable preparations
for them.
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
I have anything in the electrical
line. Ask about them. W. J. McGehee,
distributor. tf

Twenty-Five More of the Reg Regular
ular Regular Troops

FIFTY SUCCEEDING DIVISIONS OF GUARDSMEN WITH W!l W!l-IZATIONS
IZATIONS W!l-IZATIONS OF NATIONAL M TO FOLLOW

(Associated Press)

Washington, Aug. 16. General
army orders reserves division num numbers
bers numbers 1 to 26 to the regulars, 26 to 76
tc the National Guard and 76 on up
to the National Army.
The American troops now m
France will be known as the first di division.
vision. division. Sixteen divisions of the Na National
tional National Army have been ordered or organized.
ganized. organized. The National Guard regiments will
be sent to their camps under the
present organization, but will be
changed there.
INFORMATION ON
MILITARY AFFAIRS
Headquarters Southeastern Depart Department
ment Department Office Military Affairs
Charleston, S. C, Aug. 14, 1917
The Honorable Frank Clark,
Member of Congress,
Washington, D. C.
My Dear Mr. Clark:
With reference to your telegram of
August 12th, the Department Com Commander
mander Commander directs me to inform you that
an efficiency board has been ordered
to meet at Macon, Georgia, August
20th, and upon the completion of its
business there, to proceed to Jackson Jacksonville,
ville, Jacksonville, Florida to act on the cases of
officers of that state who may be or ordered
dered ordered before it. The officers enumer enumerated
ated enumerated in your telegram are already un under
der under consideration for appearance be before
fore before this board, and you will be noti notified
fied notified as requested when the board is
ready for evidence.
Yours very truly,
(Signed) Leon C. Rondies,
Colonel of Infantry.
BELLEVIEW
Belleview, Aug. 15. Mr. Worry
Kilpatrick after years of solicitation,
has finally sold his beautiful farm on
the old wire road. The lucky purchas purchaser
er purchaser is Mr. Clifford E. Crandall, who
comes here from the far west, and
will prove a valuable acquisition to
our community and church circles.
In my write-up of the Oxford bar barbecue
becue barbecue I unintentionally stepped on the
feelings of some people. For in instance
stance instance several fine young men have
taxed me with neglect in mentioning:
their presence at this Oxford barbe
cue. I explained that all the .young
men I had mentioned more the badge
cf distinction and honor that the uni uniform
form uniform of our country conferred on any
person wearing it, and that I did not
consider the ownership of a draft
number any honor. I want to see the
young men enlist and do it willingly,
not be forced to it.
The Ladies' Aid will give an ice
cream social Friday night at the pwn
hall. The Civic League will give a
dance Friday night at the club house.
The Masonic fraternity will meet at
their hall Thursday night, Aug. 30,
at which time there promises to be
work in several degrees. These meet meet-ngs
ngs meet-ngs are very popular with out of town
members who attend in large num numbers.
bers. numbers. Just received a postal card from
Key West from my dear old uncle.
On the reverse or message side, rt
stated: "I met John." Signed, "Joe
Bell." Below that it stated, "I met
Joe Bell." Signed, "Uncle Eru." And
there is no telling what the. meeting
brought forth. For the life of me I
cannot see how Key West can hold
Joe Bell and John E. Tremere both
at one and the same time. No wonder
Gov. Catts is stirring the pot at the
lower extremity of the state.
Mrs. J. A. Lucius has returned
from a visit to her parents at We We-laka.
laka. We-laka. Mr. Ed Carmichael is giving the
people of Ocala something and more
of it than any man has ever done. He
has taken that sorry spectacle of
what Silver Springs was a few years
ago and turned it into a resort that
is a joy and pleasure to all beholders.
Last Monday, having an hour or so to
spare on my hand3 in Ocala antf
;neeting several friends, the thought
occurred to me that it would be a
good idea to run down to the springs
and investigate. There were Miss
Isabelle Davis, Soldier Boy Jimmle
Liddell and Henry Blackburn, who is
traveling in the interest of Southern
College, with Minnie and myself. We
cHmbed into our little old express
wagon and bowled merrily over the
road to our destination. There we
found the sun shining and the trees

ASSOCIATED
PRESS
SERVICE

VOL. 23, NO. 198,
BRITISH AM
Are Probably Those Who Are Re Reported
ported Reported Among the Wounded
in England
(Associated Press)
London, Aug. 16. The Daily News
reports the arrival of some wounded
American soldiers from the western
front at the hospital at Bath. Wound Wounded
ed Wounded Americans ordinarily would not be
taken to England as they have access
to hospitals in France. The News may
refer to Americans who are fighting
with the British, of whom there are
several thousand.
WAR DEPARTMENT WILL GIVE
OUT THE NEWS
Washington, Aug. 16. Neither the
war nor navy department has any in information
formation information of the reported wounding
of American soldiers on the western
front. Prompt official announcement
is promised when information is re received,
ceived, received, provided it is not incompat incompatible
ible incompatible with military interests.
FROM MR. HOLLOWAY
Editor Star: In Mr. Cam's reply
to Mr. McAteer's letter concerning
stock being impounded, I see my name
was mentioned. I feel it my duty to
myself to deny the statement Mr.
Carn made about me and I don't know
of another man in town who would
write such a false statement and
swear to it, except Baxter Carn. In
Latin or German, I say this state statement
ment statement was false, but in plain, straight
English I say it is a lie. I use a
whip when necessary as all cattle
men will say it is almost impossible
to drive cattle without a whip, but
still cattle don't have to be beat up
simply because you use a. whip
sometimes, and I defy Baxter Carn
or anybody else to come to my face
and tell me I beat up stock. Mr.
Carn should be more particular in hi3
remarks, as it is lots better to speak
the plain truth, even if it takes the
hide off, than it i3 to tell a lie. "In
justice to all and malice toward none,
I am, Very sincerely,
C. A; Holloway.
11 pounds of SUGAR $1, with one
dollar purchase of other groceries for
cash, Saturday and Monday only.
Smith Grocery Co. Phone 434. 3t
rustling and the waters boiling from
the springs. It was an open invita invitation
tion invitation to come and enjoy yourself, anor
so for a small pittance we soon haor
bath rooms at our disposal and soon
after were enjoying the cool waters
of the springs. I have bathed on the
shores of Maine, Massachusetts anor
other states south of there but no
where can the delightful combination
of sunshine, air, woods and river be
combined to better effect than right
here at Silver Springs. Besides the
bathing there are light, handy boats
for hire, launches if you wish to
spenti the money, and the glass-bottom
boats ever furnishing new thrills
and excitement. The spacious picnic
grounds invite the wayfarer from all
over the state and they come there
and picnic and strike their tents ancr
camp and enjoy life and bask in the
sunshine and the rays of genial Ed's
smiles and good nature. We simply
had a great time and wished that
everybody else would avail themselves
of the pleasures of this resort, and
the soldier boys are going down there
Saturday and big "See Ed" i3 going
to spread himself to give them a good
time. When they get over in France
many of them will hark back to the
day spent at Silver Springs, and they
will see Ed's smile, they will hear
his hearty laugh and they will almost
feel that big hand, a sbig as a ham,
slapped up on their shoulders and
they will long to get back again.

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AMERICANS III THE

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Phone Five-One

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cation republication of all news credited to it or not otherwise credited in this paper
and also the local news published herein. All rights of republication
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If peace is made at the suggestion
of the pope, we suppose the guard guardians
ians guardians of liberty will insist on continu continuing
ing continuing the fight.
George V. S. Michaelis of Glen
Cove, L. I., has had his name chang changed
ed changed to George Woodbridge his reason
being that Michaelis is the name of
the German chancellor.
The proportion of men who have
not claimed exemption is small not
near enough to furnish an army to
fight Germany. It is about the pro proportion
portion proportion that would have volunteered
without the draft.
The Tampa Tribune says, referring
to the senator from Oklahoma: "We
are disappointed in Gore. We once
thought it stood for good, red blood,
but we find it's nothing more than
bilge-water."
How'd you like to have the term
"slacker" marked opposite your name
for the balance of your life? Tampa
Times.
A question for young men to ser seriously
iously seriously consider just now.
It is probable that the government
will be very lenient on the men who
resisted the draft in Oklahoma.
There is reason to believe that the
offenders are loyal but not very well
educated, and they were misled into
breaking the law.
The Tampa Tribune comes to the
following logical conclusion: "New
York model says nakedness is inno innocent,
cent, innocent, modest and pure. Then, we pre presume,
sume, presume, the half-nakedness in which
some of our girls appear in public ii
half innocent, half modest and half
pure."
During the absence of Mr. F. E.
Harris Jr. at the training camp at
Fort Oglethorpe, his place as busi business
ness business manager of the Banner will be
taken by Mr. S. M. Lummus. "Sim"
is a mighty good man, and nobody
is more pleased with his deserved
promotion than his old side-kick in
the Star office.
Don't you think that, as iong as
Company A is here, it would be a
pretty good idea to have one of the
out-of-town boys take dinner with you
every Sunday? The boys have plenty
to eat, of course. But there is a dif difference
ference difference between home style and camp
style, and the boys haven't become
unused to home yet.
The flood of applications for ex exemptions
emptions exemptions is greatly the government's
fault. The list of causes for exemp exemption
tion exemption printed before the draft was
made filled a page of any ordinary
newspaper, and gave almost every
man at least one peg to hang a claim
on. Many members of the exemption
boards are afraid to disregard these
instructions.
Governor Catts, in trying to an answer
swer answer Frank Clark's statement in re regard
gard regard to Captain Catts and Company
B, First Regiment, begins his letter
with the old, exploded lie about the
congressman leaving his post to come
to Florida and defend Russell. That
yarn was repudiated by Mr. Clark's
district last November, and the men,
who circulated it were branded as
liars by the voters.
Two of Florida's leading editors-
Frank Harris and A. P. Jordan sent
sons to the battle-front. Both are
sons worthy of their distinguished
sires, fine upstanding young men who
will give a good account of them themselves
selves themselves under any circumstances that
may arise. Lakeland Telegram.
.- The sire up this way is going
around looking sad because he can't
go, too.
One appointment made by Gover Governor
nor Governor Catts that the Star can highly
approve of is that of Miss Mary' Mar
shall, superintendent of the Marion
County Hospital, as a member of the
state board to examine trained
nurses. Miss Marshall is not only a
most competent nurse, but a refined
and charming young lady, who in the
three or four years she has been in
Ocala has won the confidence and
sincere friendship of our people.
Papers of the state are intimating
that it was the governor's influence
that secured a parole for Brother-in-
Law Campbell. If they will look up
the statutes they will discover that a
man in a federal prison for the crime
charged against Campbell, and with
a five-year sentence, is entitled to
parole at the end of thirty-six

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One montn, in aavance
months, if his conduct while in prison
has been good. Campbell served his
full time under that regulation, and
the governor did not secure a pardon,
as has been often said. Miami Her Herald.
ald. Herald. We are mighty glad to hear it. If
the department had let Campbell out
because he was the brother-in-law of
a governor, its leading officials would
have deserved to go to the peniten penitentiary
tiary penitentiary themselves.
CAPTAIN RUSSELL
Capt. George Russell of Lake Weir
died this morning at 4 o'clock. He
had been confined to his room for
three months. He was about 75 years
old, a native of Rhode Island and a
Grand Army man, and had resided at
Lake Weir for 25 years.
The remains will be buried at Lake
Weir cemetery Friday morning at 10
o'clock, with Masonic service by Ok Ok-lawaha
lawaha Ok-lawaha lodge.
Captain Russell was a good citizen
and a most well-beloved old gentle gentleman
man gentleman in the community where for
many years he had made his home.
The Star, for which he always had a
kindly feeling, will be among those
who will miss him.
They tell us compulsory military
service will give us the best possible
university for our boys. Perhaps the
government can be a better father to
the boy than nature provided for him,
but all experience proves that boys
so trained think alike we observe
that Germany is now paying the tui tuition
tion tuition fees for -such a school. Times
Union.
You don't observe anything of the
sort you observe that Germany is
paying a part of the tuition fees of
a system utterly different from ours,
and which had its beginning centur centuries
ies centuries before America was discovered,
American boys have been trained by
the government for decades that is,
they have been given a public school
education. Do they think alike ? Do
ycu suppose that if in addition to
their public school training, they were
given three years military training,
by a republican government in a re republican
publican republican country, that they would
turn into men who would give up their
votes, or cast them in support of
military tyrants. If you do you have
one of those sorts of -minds that
thinks a man must have eaten a
horse because you see a saddle under
his bed.
The request of the government that
people cut out joy-riding foretells a
possible commandeering of the sup supply
ply supply of gasoline. This might revive
the ancient but now dishonorable
practice of walking, said practice be
ing badly needed by many. The ris rising
ing rising generation has become so spoiled
by the auto that the average young
man or woman won't walk half a
dozen blocks if he or she can obtain
a ride in a car -by waiting a longer
time than it would take to make the
trip on foot. The dreadful thing
about this practice, or lack of prac practice,
tice, practice, is that in two or three genera generations
tions generations their legs will drop off from
lack of use.
The Jeffersonian, Watson's sedit
ious publication, has at last been de
nied postal privileges. In no other
country in the world, except this one,
where freedom of press and of speech
is too prone to drift into licentious licentiousness,
ness, licentiousness, would the Jeffersonian have
been tolerated so long. There are a
few other publications that are still
allowed to cumber the mails that
should also be suppressed. Lakeland
Telegram.
It is strange that any American
can be of such a low order of intellect
as to be influenced by such publica publications
tions publications as the Jeffersonian has deter deteriorated
iorated deteriorated into.
"A new day among nations, in
which Japan and America shall for forget
get forget the little molehills that have been
exaggerated into mountains to bar
our good realtions," and "march to together,
gether, together, work together and fight to together
gether together as comrades," is pledged by
Viscount K. Ishii, ambassador extra extraordinary
ordinary extraordinary and plenipotentiary to the
United States, who with his party ar arrived
rived arrived at "a Pacific port" the other
day. There is really no reason why
the word of the Japanese should be
disputed.
PLUMBING AMD
ELECTRICAL CONTRACTING
When you' have pluinbing or elec electrical
trical electrical contracting, let us furnish you
estimates. No job too large and none
too small, tf H. W. Tucker.

A THANKLESS JOB

County Judge Wm. E. Smith is one
of the most worried public men in
Marion county. He has been appoint appointed
ed appointed by the government to virtually

contest every unjust claim for ex- j which renders their exclusion or dis dis-emption
emption dis-emption made to the selective draft. charge advisable may be discharged,

As hi3 duties as county judge already
occupy nearly all his time, he finds
the new office a heavy burden, but has
no discretion in the matter. It is a
physical impossibility for him to go
over the county and take evidence
foi exemptions. It is a work that
would take months, whereas it must
be done in a very few weeks. He
therefore requires all who think they
are entitled to exemption to bring
proof before him at once, lacking
which proof he will be. obliged to con contest
test contest the claim, and the government
will accept his contest in every case
as final.
Judge Smith requests the Star to
publish the following:
Judge Smith's Statement
A list of the persons exempted by
the local exemption board for Marion
county will appear in the local papers
from day to day.
Recent Marriages as a Ground for
Discharge Under the Dependency
Clause
The selective service law does not
require discharges in all cases of
technical legal dependency, but only
permits discharges where in view of
dependency a discharge is advisable.
Local boards may well hold that a
marriage recently hastily consummat consummated,
ed, consummated, and especially one consummated
by a person after he has been called
to present himself for examination to
determine his fitness for military ser service,
vice, service, does not create a status of de dependency
pendency dependency in which it is advisable to
grant a discharge. It is to be expect expected
ed expected that local boards will exercise this
full discretion in cases where they
are convinced that unscrupulous per persons
sons persons have thus violated the principles
of the selective service law in the
hope of escaping a duty that is right rightly
ly rightly theirs and of passing that duty on
to someone else.
Soldier's Pay Affecting Dependency
A soldier's pay is not less than $30
a month, and all clothing, subsistence,
medical treatment and housing are
furnished him. Under the law he
may allot any portion of his pay to a
dependent. Many soldiers receiving
$30 a month are easily able to allot
$25 monthly to the support of depend dependents.
ents. dependents. In case of death in line of duty
"This is no Place (or
a Mosquito's Son"
"The foOca waa lira bera ara
too mart for oa. They know
haw to kaep moaquitoea away.
"Tfak family is oa to oa.
They know taara ia oaa thing wm
can't stand, and tbey aaa ifc.
"'Slaep Inavranea' fe tfca
nam on the aottla. It's bask to
tae great outdoors far aa aaa
var intact eaosina."
"Sleep Insurance"
Chases Mosquitoes
' No stain. No unpleasant
A f w drops on bed lines wfil
last ail night.
Why be pestered by the i
inc and biting and kept awake at
nift-ht when it's so easy to bo rid
of mosquitoes 7
"Sleep Insurance" costs only
fifteen cents a bottle enooffh to
last for weeks. Your drug grist
can supply you.
Sleep Insurance Co., Mfgrs.
JacksonTiHa, Florida
DAVIS' CARRIAGE PAINTS
are colors ground in tough, elastic
Coach Varnish and one coat will make
your faded automobile or carriage
look like new. They are easy to ap apply
ply apply and dry with a strong, high gloss-
clinching Enamel finish. Made for
wear and tea. 2-8
For Sale By
THE MARION HARDWARE CO.,
Ocala, Fla.
WHEN YOU HAVE PAID
YOUR
RENT YOU HAVE
KISSED IT GOODBYE
Why not pay a small amount each
month and see it go into
YOUR OWN HOME
I have a number of houses you can
buy that way at
$10 A MONTH
call and see my list of houses from
11000.00 up.
L M. MURRAY
Room 5 Holder Blk. Ocala, Fla.

the government will pay to the bene beneficiary
ficiary beneficiary designated by the soldier six
months pay. Section 4 of the selec selective
tive selective service act provides that those
in a status with respect to persons
dependent upon them for support

but it does not require that they shall
be discharged in all such cases. The
discretion of local boards is invoked
by this provision, and such boards
may well take the facts recited above
into consideration in deciding claims
for discharge due to dependency,
v, ith a view to determining whether,
as a matter of fact, the person claim claiming
ing claiming such discharge will not be in as
good or better position to support his
dependents after selection for mili
tary service than he was before. If
such is the case, of course, the dis discharge
charge discharge should not be granted.
There evidently are persons claim claiming
ing claiming exemptions before the local board
who have never contributed as much
as $25 per month towards the support
of their dependents.
It is impossible for the members
of the local board or myself to have
personal knowledge of the facts in
each individual case.
There is no compensation or ex expenses
penses expenses allowed me to investigate each
individual case personally and I de depend
pend depend entirely upon the patriotism of
the people of Marion county to fur furnish
nish furnish me information in cases within
their knowledge so that the laws may
be administered fairly.
If any one has knowledge of any
person exempted that should not be
so exempt in accordance with above
rule referred to it is their imperative
patriotic duty to appear before me at
once and make the necessary affi affidavit.
davit. affidavit. Very respectfully,
W. E. Smith,
Acting for Provost Marshal General.
Keeping Up the Ton.
"The neat and even elegant appear appearance
ance appearance of the American soldier isn't
maintained," said the secretary of war,
"without hard work. Yes, the work
is nard, but doesn t tne result more
than justify it?
"On a train the other day a private
sat with his tunic unbuttoned, for the
temperature was high. A sergeant
strode up to him and said:
"Button up that tunic! Did you
never hear of bylaw 217, subsection
D? I'm Sergeant Jabez Winterbot
torn!'
"A gentleman in the seat behind tap
ped the sergeant sternly on the shoul
der.
" 'How dare you issue orders,' he
said, 'with a pipe in your mouth? Go
home and read paragraph 174, section
M, part 9. I am Major Eustace Car
roll.'
"Here a gentleman with a drooping
white mustache Interposed from the
other side of tfae aisle.
" 'If Major Carroll,' he said coldly,
'will consult bylaw 31 of section K he
will learn that to reprimand a sergeant
In the presence of a private is an of offense
fense offense not lightly to be overlooked.'
Washington Star.
Big Turkey Ranches.
Exclusive turkey ranches are found
in the unsettled foothill regions of Cali California
fornia California and In parts of Arinona and oth other
er other western states where 1,000 or more
turkeys are raised each season. The
establishments are located where the
range Is unlimited and the natural food
of the turkey, such as grasshopper
and other Insects, green vegetables and
the seeds of various weeds and grasses,
is abundant. Advantage also Is taken
on these ranches of the turkey's relish
for acorns, and where these are plen plentiful
tiful plentiful but little grain need be used for
fattening In the fall. The large flocks
of turkeys are managed much like
herds of sheep, being taken out to the
range early in the morning and brought
home to roost at night. They are
herded during the day by men either
on foot or on horseback and by dogs
especially trained for the work. In Indianapolis
dianapolis Indianapolis News.
Her Great Comfort.
Donald and Charlie, two boys of
eleven, went for a hike the other day,
and when the noon luncheon hour ar arrived
rived arrived failed to appear after an ab absence
sence absence of two hours, causing Donald's
mother to become worried, fearing an
accident had happened to the boy,
who is always prompt at meal times,
even if not on other occasions. But the
father ate his luncheon calmly, being
wise to the ways and wanderings of
boya of eleven, and unworriedly start started
ed started for his office at 1 o'clock, when the
wife remarked to him, her brows fur furrowed
rowed furrowed with care, "What shall I do if
Donald doesn't come?"
"I'H tell you what you do," said her
consoler. "Now, if that boy doesn't
get back in an hour from now you call
me up at the office, and I'll tell you
not to worry." Indianapolis News.
How Watches Vary.
Theoretically, says a Jeweler, the
best watches of today are perfect, but
actually they both gain and lose time
every day. Even if the good watch
does not vary one second at the end
of the twenty-four hours, the expert
Insists, it has both gained and lost In
that time. If It is wound in the morn morning
ing morning it runs fast and toward the next
morning runs slow, thus equalizing the
time. He says the best watches should
be wound twice a day and then at only
two-thirds of the capacity of the main mainspring,
spring, mainspring, thus preventing either binding
or extremes of strong or weakened
spring. The balance wheel was ex expected
pected expected to equalize differences of main mainspring
spring mainspring tension, but really this is not
the case in what is ealled perfection.
Eye Strain and Its Dangers.
Never allow children to read or do
any form of fine work unless there is
a bright, steady light, says a medical
Journal. Working by firelight or In
the dusk causes such a strain on young
eyes that tbey never quite recover, and
weak or defective vision is the result.
Notice whether a child holds books
and work very close to the eyes, and
if so consult an oculist, so that the
child may be fitted with suitable spectacles.

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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.

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One 1917 Model

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

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Ocala,
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Surmounting the Impossible.
It has been the experience of every
forester as he goes about the country
to be told that a certain mountain is
Impassable, that a certain trail cannot
be traveled, that a certain stream can cannot
not cannot be crossed and to find that moun mountain,
tain, mountain, trail and stream can all be passed
with little serious difficulty by a man
who Is willing to try. Most things said
to be impossible are s only in the
mind of the man whose timidity or
Inertness keeps him from making the
attempt. The whole story of the es establishment
tablishment establishment and growth of the United
States forest service is a story of the
doing of things whic h the men who did
them were warned In advance would
be impossible. Usually the thing
which "cannot be done" is well worth
trying. (iifford Plnchot.
Eccentric Place Names.
There are cue or two place names
in England which for eccentricity it
would be hard to beat. Cornwall
boasts of a villase called Drunkards
All and of a tithing railed Loudon Ap Apprentice.
prentice. Apprentice. The name of another Cor Cornish
nish Cornish village, (Jrumzia, sounds worse
Tfrhen spoken than it looks in print.
The same may le said of the neighbor neighboring
ing neighboring village of St. "E'val, which Is pro pronounced
nounced pronounced Saiidcval." Bishop Philpotts
asked a candidate for ordination where
he came from. "St. Eval." was the re reply.
ply. reply. "Dear me," remarked the bishop,
"I know that Cornishmen venerate St.
Tudy. St. Cuby. St. Unv and other
saints unknown to the calendar, but I
was not aware they had canonized
the devil!" London Mirror.
A Generous Empress.
It is said that one morning at break breakfast
fast breakfast a general related to Napoleon III.
the misfortunes of brother officer,
who, "because he had not 13,000 francs,
niust be dishonored." While the em emperor
peror emperor questioned further particulars
Eugenie flew to her room and, return returning
ing returning with a package of banknotes, said,
"Take them, general, and never tell me
his name." And his name the gener generous
ous generous empress never knew.
Too Much Paint.
He What is all this talk about, Mrs.
Bullion 1 She Why, she engaged Dau Dauber,
ber, Dauber, the artist, to paint her, and when
she arrived for the first sitting he de declined
clined declined to complete a Job that had al already
ready already been half finished. Cincinnati
Enquirer.
A Little Help Wanted.
Old Financier Young man, you must
remember that there's' alwaj room at
the top of the ladder. Applicant For
Job Um! Would you mind glTlng me
a boost, so I can see for myself?
PRACTICAL HEALTH HINT.
Bad Combinations With Meat.
Dr. Fenton B. Turck says that
"the use of meat has been shown
to favor intestinal autointoxica autointoxication;
tion; autointoxication; hence many .advise total
abstinence from the eating of
meat" When meat Is eaten
alone or with a food that is
nearly compatible, snch as bread,
the results are less undesirable
than when eaten with a meal
consisting largely of fruits, green
vegetables, rice or milk,' since
these foods, being digested prin principally
cipally principally in the Intestine, hasten
the passage of the meat from
the stomach, where It is best di digested.
gested. digested. Pork, for instance, re requires
quires requires five hours In the stomach;
rice, milk, apples, uncooked cab cabbage,
bage, cabbage, toast, potatoes average less
than two hours, so that such a
combination would not be as
good as a larger quantity ef bf
or pork with bread alone.
Do you read the "unclassified" ads?

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Maxwell Touring car, practically as good as new

in every respect; one spare tire and bumper.
Price

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ExciiFSIon ffSafos
FROM
OCALA to
$42.05 New York $40.05 Philadelphia
$47.80 Chicago $37.55 Cincinnatti
$41.80 St. Louis
Tickets on sale daily with final limit October 31st.
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, T. A., Ocala, Florida.

We Have the Equipment and Ability
To serve you as you ought to be servied, and when you are not let uf
ask you again, to let us know, for thir is the only way we can accomplish
ur desire.
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 Ice & PacMeo Co.

PHONE 34

THE WINDSOR HOTEL
JACKSONVILLE FLORIDA

in the Heart of the city with Hemming Park for a front yard.
Every modern convenience in each room. Dining room service is
second to none.
RATES From $1.50 per day ptr person to $6.00.
ROBERT M.MEYER, J. E. KAVANAUGH
Proprietor. Manager.

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NEW STORE! NEW STOCK!
LOWEST PRICES!
Does the saving of Dollars appeal to you ? If so, read over a few of
our prices. We have no BAD accounts as we sell for cash.
Best Lard, lb 18c Good Clean Grits, lb 5c
Cabbage, lb 5c Evaporated Milk, can 6c
Octagon Soap, cake 6c Toilet Soap, cake 5c
24 POUNDS BEST PATENT FLOUR $1.75
WATERS GROCERY COMPANY.

PHONE 394

Carmichael Building)

Ocala, Fla.

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OCALA. FLORIDA

CAPITAL STOCK $50,000.00.
State, County and City Depository.

SUMMER TOURIST FARES

From Jacksonville to

New York and return. .$38.00
Baltimore and return. .$33.90
Philadelphia and return. $36.00
Washington and return. .$34.00

Savannah and return ... $ 7.00
Boston and return. .... .$46.00
Atlantic City and return $38.25
Niagra Falls and return .$48.90

Through tickets" to all Eastern resorts, with return limit October
31, 1917, with privilege of stopovers at principal points. Sailings
from Jacksonville via Savannah to Baltimore Wednesday, direct Sun Sunday.
day. Sunday. To PuUadelphia direct Thursday.
Wireless telegraph on all ships. Accommodations unsurpassed. Res Reservations,
ervations, Reservations, fare or any information cheerfully furnished on application.

MERCHANTS & MINERS TRANSPORTATION COMPANY

II. C. Avery, Agent.

Jacksonville, Florida
J. F. WARD, T. P. A.,

L. D. JONES, C. A.

ASHEVILLE
and the Mouutains of Western North Carolina are
now Only Seventeen Hours from Florida by the
Through Service of the
SEABOARD AIR LINE RAILWAY
SOUTHERN RAILWAY SYSTEM
SCHEDULE

Lv. Ocala S. A. L.
Lv. Jacksonville S. A. L.
Lv. Columbia Sou. Ry.
Ar. Hendersonville .Sou. Ry.
Ar. Asheville .Sou. Ry.
Ar. Cincinnatti Scu. Ry.

Electrically lighted Pullman Standard Berth and Drawing-room
Sleeping Cars daily from Jacksonville to Asheville and Cincinnati.
Dining Car Service Columbia to Asheville.
Low Round Trip Fares. Long Limits. Liberal Stop-overs.
' For Literature and Information Apply to
JOHN BOISSEAU, C. P. T. A., G. Z. PHILLIPS, A. G. P. A.,
Ocala, Fla. Jacksonville, Fla.

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Final Return Limit October31st.
CHARLESTON EXCURSIONS
Write for schedule and further particulars.
H. G. WENZEL, Florida Passenger Agent
327 East Bay Street, Jacksonville, Florida.

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pression, Expression, Physical Education, Art,
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The Two Seekers
Two men were seeking happiness,
One walked the roadside way
And looked with all his longing eyes
Within each garden gay.
Wher'er he saw it growing
He tried to grasp its flower;
But always, in his clutching hand,

It died before an hour.

Till, angry and despairing,

In bitterness he cried:
"Others are given happiness,
To me it is denied."

The other one looked 'round him,
"Since happiness is found
1st other people's gardens,
Why not within my ground?"
He dug and plowed and planted,
And with a careful toil
Where it was rough and stony,
Enriched each inch of soil,
Until with crowded blossoms
The little plot o'erran
"How simple 'tis," the owner cried,
"To be a happy man;"
Selected.
Tuesday Auction Club
Mrs. R. N. Dosh will entertain the
members of the Tuesday auction club
at 4 o'clock Friday afternoon.
Miss Daisy Bell left yesterday aft afternoon
ernoon afternoon for St. "Augustine to join her
sister, Mrs. George Blitch.
Miss Isabelle Blowers has returned
to her home in Brooksville, after a
short visit to friends in Ocala.
Mrs. C. L. Bittinger and daughter,
Miss Adele Bittinger, are staying
with Miss Helen Brown during Mr.
Brown's visit in Omaha, Neb.
Mrs. Olive Bachelder who has been
visiting' Mrs. Cribbett in St. Peters Petersburg
burg Petersburg for the past month, will return
home tomorrow or Saturday.
Mrs. L. H. Pillans and daughter,
who have been visiting in Plant City,
are now the guests of friends in St.
Petersburg.
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Mr. and Mrs. L. A. Snow have tak taken
en taken rooms at the Ocklawaha Inn,
where they are doing light house housekeeping.
keeping. housekeeping. Miss Mercedes Clark of Tampa,
who has been the guest of relatives

here for the past two weeks, left

this afternoon for a month's visit to
Mrs. Thomas Crow in Jasper, Ala.
Mrs. Range, the matron of the in industrial
dustrial industrial school and her assistant, Miss
Partridge, gave the girls a delightful
picnic yesterday at Sharp's ferry,
which they all greatly enjoyed.
' Mrs. Jerry Burnett and children re returned
turned returned home yesterday from a most
enjoyable three weeks' visit with
Mr. and Mrs. Sam Frazier in St.

Petersburg.
Mrs. R. W. Rowe of St. Petersburg

arrived Tuesday for a ten days visit

to her mother and sister, Mrs. Will

iam Sinclair and Mrs. H. L. Holmes,
after' which she will join Mr. Rowe in
the north.

Master Martin Potter, who has

been visiting his grandmother, Mrs.
R. L. Martin at Lake Weir, for the
past" month, left this morning on the
early Atlantic Coast Line train for
his home in Jacksonville.

The Ocala friends of Mr. and Mrs.

J. O. Dekle and family of Linwood

Park, will "regret to hear they are
leaving Ocala this afternoon for Or Orlando,
lando, Orlando, where they will reside in the
future.
"Her Double Life," featuring Theda
Bara, Stuart Holmes and the "Lee
Kids," will be shown at the Temple
today for the usual popular prices of
5 and 10 cents. Janie Lee is a won wonderful
derful wonderful little six-year-old actress and
was seen here recently in "The Rag Ragged
ged Ragged Princess." She plays the Theda
Bara part as a child in London who

flees from her foster father. Stuart
Holmes is the villain who later be becomes
comes becomes a war correspondent and on the
battlefield he again meets Theda
Bara who has become a Red Cross
nurse. In the close up pictures Miss
Bara is decidedly beautiful and has a
sympathetic part which wins all
hearts. Miss Bara does not take a
vampire role in "Her Double Life."
A letter from Mrs. Minnie Bostick
announces her arrival in Cheyenne,
Wyo., last Friday. She is visiting her
son, Mr. Leslie Bostick, who is one
of Uncle Sam's artillerymen station stationed
ed stationed at Cheyenne. Mrs. Bostick writes
very interestingly about her trip west
and says she will remain for several
weeks. She reports Leslie in fine
health and well satisfied with army
life. This is their first meeting in
about two years.
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The Ocala friends of Capt. Edwin
Alexander Anderson, formerly of
Mare Island, Cal., latterly of Phila Philadelphia,
delphia, Philadelphia, will be interested to know he
was among the five captains recom recommended
mended recommended and ajproved Tuesday by
President Wilson for the temporary
rank of rear admiral. Capt. Ander Anderson
son Anderson with Mrs. Anderson visited his
brother, the late Dr. William Ander Anderson
son Anderson and family in Ocala about five
years ago.
The Ocala friends of Mr. George

K. Robinson, who has been in a hos hospital
pital hospital in Boston for the past six weeks,
will be pleased to hear he was taken
to the home of his daughter, Mrs.
Edgar Mills-Price, about ten days
ago. Mr. Robinson is able to be
moved about the house in a wheel
chair and his doctor thinks he will
be able to stand on. his crutches by
Monday.
Mrs. W. T. Spencer, who has been
ill in Jacksonville for the past week,
was considerably better yesterday
morning and had no fever then for
the first time in many days, which
will be good news to her many
friends. Mrs. Dyke and little daugh daughter
ter daughter Dorothy of Burbank, are staying
with Mrs. Spencer's children during
Mrs. Spencer's absence.
The Ocala friends of Dr. and Mrs.
J. G. Purvis and family, who have
been living on their farm about six
miles from Ocala for the past two
years, will be delighted to know they
moved back to Ocala yesterday and
aie living a few doors from the high

school dormitory. Dr. Purvis has
sold his farm and will practice den

tistry here as he did previous to mov moving
ing moving to the country.
Mr. Ralph Robinson, who has been
connected with the Bradley Phosphate
company at Floral City for several
years, left this afternoon for Youngs Youngs-town,
town, Youngs-town, Ohio, where he has accepted a
position with his brother-in-law, Mr.
F. Donald Schreiber in the Midville
Steel Co. Mr. Robinson will make his
home with Mr. and Mrs. Schreiber
for the present.
The Ocala friends of Miss Jessie
Chamberlain of Jacksonville, who has
been the admired guest of her sister,
Mrs. H. T. Lattner here on several
occasions, will be interested to hear
she has gone into St. Luke's hospital
in Jacksonville to take up nursing.
(Concluded on Fourth Page)
SCENES IN A CHINESE INN

Homely Industry the Main Feature of
Hostelry Interestingly Described
by American Traveler.

The building was a lone, one-storied
mud hut. with thatched roof. We en entered.
tered. entered. I'ehold what the frontiersman
hud created The long room was the
scene of homely industry. From the
center rafter hung a big oil-lamp, shed shedding
ding shedding its rays over a patriarchal family
as busy as a hive of bees. By the clay
Ftove sat the grandfather feeding the
fire with twigs, and tending a brood of
children playing on a dirt floor backed
hard, swept clean. From one coiner
came the merry whir of grinding mill mill-Stones,
Stones, mill-Stones, as a blindfolded donkey walked
round and round, while a woman in red
with a wonderful headdress gathered
up the heaps of yellow cornmeal that
oozed from the gray stones. More
women in red threw the bright meal
high in the air, winnowing it of its
chaff; others leaned over clay mortars,
pounding condiments with stone pes pestles.
tles. pestles. Men were hurrying here and there
with firewood, cooking for the travel travelers.
ers. travelers. One end of the room was re reserved
served reserved for these wayfarers, but the
k'ang at the other end was divided
into sections. From each rafter over
each section swung quaint little cra cradles
dles cradles ; in each cradle was a little brown
baby, each baby tended by a larger
child. Far away from the loud clamor
of the western world, we fell asleep
in a clean inner room, to the soft sound
of swinging cradles and grinding mil)
stones. Alice Tisdale, in Atlantic.

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Setting of Montmorency Falls Near
Quebec Resembles the Imaginative
Conception of an Artist.
The impress! veness of any bit of
scenery depends not on how large
It looks. Thus there are few persons
who would estimate the width of the
Grand canyon at more than a tenth
of what it actually is. Niagara falls,
when seen at a distance, is not im impressive,
pressive, impressive, and when you are close to
It you cannot get a complete view.
It is for this reason that many of
the smaller bits of scenery really give
more pleasure to persons who have an
eye for natural beauty. Montmorency
falls, on the river of that name a few
miles from Quebec, Is an excellent ex example
ample example of this fact. It consists of a
stream about 40 feet wide dropping
somewhat more than 200 feet over a
sheer cliff just above the Juncture of
the Montmorency and the St. Law Lawrence.
rence. Lawrence. This cliff forms part of a high
amphitheater of rock, Its jagged out outlines
lines outlines crowned by a forest of juniper
and spruce, and opening upon the wide
blue expanse of the St. Lawrence.
Above the falls the stream Is known

as the Fairy river because of the weird
beauty of its dark waters, which wind
between sheer granite walls festooned
with very old, gnarled trees. It seems
more like some artist's Imaginative
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lected selected garden seeds are used in the
Pakro Seedtape 30 varieties of gar garden
den garden seed and 18 flowers. Clarkson
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Besides being the best, Carter's

BUTTERNUT bread is "made in

Ocala." Insist upon having Carter's

bread from your grocer. 7-tf

A beautiful line of artistic plumage

Toques on display at the Affleck Mil Millinery
linery Millinery Parlor. 15

Six Years Ago, Thinking She Might Die, Says Texts L&dj, Est How
She Is a Well, Strong Woman tnd Praises C&rdsi Fcr
Her Recoyery.

Royse City, Tex. Mrs. Mary Kll Kll-xnan,
xnan, Kll-xnan, of this place, says; "After the
birth of my little girl. .my side com commenced
menced commenced to hurt me. I had to go back
to bed. We called the doctor. He
treated me... but I got no better. I
got worse and worse until the misery
was unbearable... I was In bed for
three months and suffered such agony
that I was just drawn up In a knot. .
I told my husband If he would get
me a bottle of Cardui I would try It. .
I commenced taking it, however, that
evening I called my family about
me... for I knew I could not last
many days unless I had a change for

the better. That was six years art)
and I am still here and am a wel
strong woman, and I owe my life W
Cardui. I had only taken half tha
bottle when I began to foel better.
The misery in my side got less...' 1
continued right on taking the Cardcl
until I had taken three bottles and I
did not need any more for I was well
and never felt better In my life... I
have never had any trouble from that
day to this."
Do you suffer from headache, back backache,
ache, backache, pains In sides, or other discom discomforts,
forts, discomforts, each month? Or do you feel
weak, nervous and fagged-out? If so,
give Cardui, the woman's tonic, a
trial. J. 7X

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Don't harbor or tolerate them in your
home. Keep a can of Fenole and a
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requirement as an insect destroyer, and has many other uses. As a spray
for sinks, garbage cans, to destroy bad odors it's fine.
Fenole is sold in your town by Antimopoly Drug Store, Carn-Thomas Co.
Court Pharmacy, H. B. Masters Co., Ollie Mordis, Ocala Seed Store, Smith
Grocery Co, Tydings Drug Store and The Clarkson Hardware Co.
Gallons $2 Half Gallons $1.25 Quarts 75c
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OCALA EVENING STAR. THURSDAY, AUGUST 16, 1917

m oniffi

Mr. Shelton Phillips of Williston
was an Ocala visitor this morning.
Mr. Carl Sewell is spending a coup couple
le couple of days in Jacksonville.
Engraved cards and wedding invi invitations
tations invitations at Gprig's Drug Store. tf.
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Mr. William E. Hamner has return returned
ed returned from a trip to Ocala, where he
was the guest of friends. Tampa
'-Tribune.
Prof. J. H. Workman, supervising
principal of the Miami schools, who
has been visiting in Jacksonville at
the home of his brother-in-law, Judge
John W. Dodge, has been called to
Nashville, Tenn., on account of the
sudden death of his father, Col. It. W.
Workman. Times-Union.
Now is the time to take up the
matter of buying a pea huller. W. -1
McGehee, distributor. tf
The greatest human care and the
highest human intelligence ought to
go into the filling of every prescrip prescription.
tion. prescription. This describes our service. The
Court Pharmacy. 17-tf
Mr. Carl Sewell is in Jacksonville
today, having gone there to bid
good-bye to his chum, Loren Brack Bracken,
en, Bracken, who has been accepted as an at attache
tache attache of the aviation corps at Fort
Scriven.
A human life may depend upon the
accuracy and promptness with which
a prescription is looked after. Both
are features at the Court Pharmacy.
Mr. Ed Weathers of the Fellowship
section, is in the city today attend attending
ing attending to business matters.
Irish potatoes for fall planting at
the Ocala Seed Store. tf
Mr. C. E. Crandall, who recently
purchased a farm in the Belleview
section, was a caller at the Star of
fice today. He came from South
Florida several months ago on the ad
vice of friends who told him -that
Marion was the best farming county
in the state. Mr. Crandall registered
for the Star to keep him posted on
the doings of the county and the
world in general.
Let me sell you your feed crusher.
W. J. McGehee, distributor. tf
Mr. Richard W. Ervin, accompanied
by his young son, is among the vis
itors in the city today. Mr. Ervin
leaves in a few weeks for Winter
Garden, where he will be principal of
the public school during the coming
term.
Always insist upon having Carter's
BUTTERNUT bread. Get it at your
grocer's or at Carter's Bakery, North
Main street. 7-tf
Have your prescriptions filled at the
COURT PHARMACY, where you can
be certain that they are compounded
of the best drugs, the utmost care and
without delay. 17-tf
11 pounds of SUGAR $1, with one
dollar purchase of other groceries for
cash, Saturday and Monday only.
Smith Grocery Co. Phone 434. 3t
Mr. F. J. Burden returned today
from Jacksonville, where he went to
consult an eye specialist. His defec defective
tive defective eye is somewhat relieved, but not
free of pain yet.
Rexall Liver Salts is pleasant to
take, and is efficacious. Sold in Ocala
only at Gerig's Drug Store. tf.
Mr. Walter Ray, president of the
Ocala & Southwestern railroad com company,
pany, company, and extensive lumber manufac
turer of Martel, is among the promi prominent
nent prominent business visitors in the city to today.
day. today. Let me figure with you on your oil
engine. W. J. McGehee, distributor, tf
Messrs. R. D. and M. B. Mixson of
the Flemington section were pleas pleasant
ant pleasant callers at the Star office today.
They report everything in their sec section
tion section of old Marion in fine shape, and
say the crops will all be bumpers.
There is no truth is the report that
the editor of the Star and W. F.
Blesch are preparing to buy all the
real estate in hearing of the water
works.
Come in and let me snow you a
Williams Grist Mill. W. J. McGehee,
distributor. tf
Louis Chazal, Wiley Burford and
the three Anderson boys are expected
home from Fort McPherson this aft afternoon.
ernoon. afternoon. They went untried boys;
they come back trained officers with
commissions in the American army.
They deserve great credit for the
honor they have won for their home
-town as weir as themselves.
We fill prescriptions acurately and
deliver them promptly. You don't
have to telephone us to ask "Why
don't you send up the medicine the
doctor ordered." Try us once, and
you'll be with us always. Gerig's
Drug Store.
The force over at the Harrington,
as well as his many other friends,
are sorry," tho' proud, of the absence

of Loren R. Bracken. This clever
boy, who has won friends every day

since he came to Ocala, and took a
place at the Harrington desk, went to
Jacksonville the other day, to apply
for admission to the aviation corps.
He has been accepted and gone to
Fort Screven to train. Good luck go
with him.
Hansel Leavengood of the Star is
very proud of a picture received today
from George Newsom, now at the
naval electrical school, Pratt Insti Institute,
tute, Institute, Brooklyn, N. Y. The picture is
of the scholars, a big bunch of sturdy,
intelligent young men, with their
teachers, in front of their school.
George occupies the place of honor in
the center and at the top of the pic picture.
ture. picture. George made a first-rate record
at this school, going thru it in six
weeks. He had previously studied
electrical engineering at home. He is
now at the marine barracks at Brook
lyn, ready to go wherever the depart department
ment department may choose to send him.
Mr. Charles F. Barber, president of
the Florida Live Stock Association,
of Macclenny, has been in the city
for the past few days as the guest of
Mr. Z. C. Chambliss, and is more
than pleased with our section as a
stock growing country. Messrs. Bar
ber and Chambliss returned today
from a tour of southern Marion and
northern Sumter county, and the
former expresses himself as being
very agreeably surprised at the pro progress
gress progress being made in the live stock
industry here.
Mr. William Porter of the produce
firm of Porter & Haygood, Jackson Jacksonville,
ville, Jacksonville, is in the city on business for his
firm. Mr. Porter lived in Marion
county for a number of years and his
business visits here always do double
duty, as he is kept busy renewing old
acquaintances.
It seems like it will be almost im
possible to get together enough mem
bers of the band to play at guard
mount or any other occasion. At the
meeting at Dr. McClane's office last
night were present Messrs. Condon,
Tucker, Nash, Cole, the Collier broth brothers,
ers, brothers, McClane, TenEyck, Jennings and
Lopez. It is to be hoped they will
have better luck next time.
The application of Mr. F. W. De De-Fries
Fries De-Fries for a position as interpreter
with the intelligence department has
been favorably considered. Mr. De-
Fries is a Frenchman and served in
the French army for eight years. He
is well qualified for the work as he
speaks in addition to French and Eng
liah, German, Italian and Bohemian.
Mayor Chace has returned from a
brief business visit to Alabama. On
his return he came thru Montgomery,
where the government is building a
big camp in which to train soldiers of
the new army. The camp is to cost
$3,000,000, and Dr. Chace says it
looks to him like the construction will
be excellent.
Mr. Laurie Izlar is home from
Jacksonville, where he went to find a
place among the defenders of his
country. He has been enrolled among
the seamen of the second class of the
reserve force, and is liable to call at
any time.
Mr. H. T. Lattner is now traveling
for the Wilson Packing Company. He
is always a welcome visitor to Ocala,
and his friends hope he and his
charming wife will sometime again
make their home here.
ORDER OF EASTERN STAR
Ocala Chapter, No. 29, O. E. S.
-noets at YongeV hall the second anc
'ourth Thursday evemngi of ea?
oonth at 730 o'clock.
Mrs. Rosalie Condon, Secretary.
Mrs. Susan Cook, W. M.
OCALA LODGE NO. 286, B. P. O. E.
Ocala Lodge No. 286, Benevolent
and Protective Order of Elks, meets
the second and fourth Tuesday even
ings in each month. Visiting breth
ren always welcome. Club house oppo
site postonice, east side.
C. W. Hunter, E. R.
E. J. Crook, Secretary.
BLITCHTON
Blitchton, Aug. 15. We are expect
ing to get another date with Gov
ernor Catts in the near future.
Mr. and Mrs. F. E. Fant spent Sun Sunday
day Sunday at Morriston.
Mr. R. B. Fant spent Friday 2
Bronson.
Mrs. Cattie Davis of Inverness is
the guest of Mrs. S. H. Blitch.
Mr. George Borlander is on the sick
list this week.
Dr. Blitch with a party of friends
viisted the state camp near Bronson
Monday.
Mr. J. W. Fant is selling new seed
potatoes.
Mr. John T. Triplett of Chester, S
C, left Tuesday for home after spend
ing several days visiting Dr. and Mrs
b. H. Blitch and family.
Dr. and Mrs. S. H. Blitch, Mr. and
Mrs. F. E. Fant, Mr. and Mrs. B. C.
Blitch, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Smith and
their guests, Misses Freeman and
Giles of Clearwater, Mr. John Trip Triplett,
lett, Triplett, Mrs. Cattie Davis, Miss Oda
Blitch, Messrs. Landis, Loonis and
Fenton Blitch and Earl Philipps
motored to Silver Springs Saturday
afternoon and enjoyed a dip in the
springs and a picnic lunch.
Messrs. Landis and Loonis Blitch,
accompanied by some Ocala friends,
motored to Oldtown Tuesday for a
few days.
Messrs. B. C. and G. V. Blitch, Dr.
and Mrs. S. H. Blitch and Mrs. F. E.
Fant spent Tuesday afternoon in
Ocala.
A beautiful line of artistic plumage
Toques on display at the Affleck Mil Millinery
linery Millinery Parlor. 15

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(Continued from Third Page;
Mr. and Mrs. John W. Smoak of
Fairfield are in the city today.
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Mrs. R. G. Blake left today for Cit Cit-ra
ra Cit-ra to be with her friend, Mrs. E. L.
Wartmann who has been quite ill for
nearly a week. Mrs. Wartmann's
friends are glad to hear she was con considerably
siderably considerably better at noon.
Mrs. Mabel Johnson, the capable
stenographer in the office of Hocker
& Martin, left today for the Isle of
Pines, S. C, where she will spend her
two weeks vacation with her brother.
The many friends of Mr. Walter
Raleigh Petteway will be surprised to
learn of his marriage, which took
place at Graham, N. C, August 8th.
His bride was Miss Naomi Hocutt of
that place and the wedding was so solemnized
lemnized solemnized at the home of the bride's
sister, Mrs. R. L. Holmes. Tampa
Tribune.
Mrs. Arthur Masters has as her
guests her father and mother, Mr.
and Mrs. J. J. Mixson of Williston,
and Mrs. T. M. McCarroll and son,
Eugene, of New York. Tampa Tri Tribune.
bune. Tribune. The many friends of Mrs. C. E.
Morris will be glad to hear that she is
somewhat better today.
Mr. and Mrs. W. C. Blanchard and
their daughter, Mrs. Amy Ballard,
are now making their home in Jack Jacksonville.
sonville. Jacksonville. They wish to be remember
ed to their Ocala friends.
Mrs. John Boisseau and pretty lit-J
tie daughter, Hortense, returned to
day from a visit to friends in West
Florida.
Advertise in the Star.
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WANTED, LOST. FOUND, FOB
SALE, FOR RENT AND SIM SIMILAR
ILAR SIMILAR LOCAL NEEDS
FOR SALE Small Buck four-passenger
touring car in good repair:
new tires. Belleview Trading Co.,
Belleview, Fla. 12-3w
FOR RENT Good 6-room house with
all modern conveniences. Apply to
Mrs. O. T. Green, 605 Ocklawaha ave avenue.
nue. avenue. 13-et
BOY WANTED To learn the vul vulcanizing
canizing vulcanizing business. Must be willing to
work and stay on the job. Davies, the
Tire Man. 10-tf
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
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
WANTED To exchange a 20-acre
$500 farm three-quarters of a mile
northeast of Ocala for live stock of
like value, horses, mules, goats, sheep
or cattle. Address Box 96, Ocala,
Fla. 13-6t
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 par hamper. Mail orders to J.
J. Marshall, Ocklawaha, Fla. Walter
Holmes, manager. 7-10t
WANTED uood live salesman who
has the ability to interest business
men to sell the Dalton adding and
calculating machine. A grand oppor
tunity; strictly commission basis. Ad
dress Dalton Adding Machines, Tarn
pa, Fla. ll-6t
FOR RENT Upper floor of ZeButt
block. Suitable for offices single or
en suite. One large room specially
suited for a lodge or gymnasium. Ap
ply to S. R. Whaley, at Whaley'a
confectionary store. 15-6t
FOR SALE Splendid residence prop
erty on one of the best locations in
the city; 8 rooms and bath; large
sleeping porch; lot 72 x 257; garage,
city sewerage connections; house
three years old and contains all mod
ern conveniences. Priee $5,000; half
cash, balance one and two years at 6
per cent. Address Owner, care Ocala
Star. 15-3t
CASH Will pay cash for bookkeep
er's desk in good shape, if price is
right. Address Desk, care Ocala Star
office. 15-3t
FOR SALE For the next week
graves at 45 cents per peck. Mrs. G
D. Washburn, 704 North Magnolia
street, Ocala. 8-16-lt
A. C. L. SCHEDULE
Trains of the Atlantic Coast Line
will arrive and depart in Ocala at the
following times:
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-
Jim), Tuesday, Thursday and Satur Saturday,
day, Saturday, 6:40 a. m.
No. 141, Wilcox, Gainesville and
Palatka to Ocala, 11:15 a. m.
No. 40, St. Petersburg to Jackson Jacksonville,
ville, Jacksonville, 12:54-1:14 p. m.
No. 48, Homosassa to Ocala, 1:05
p. m.
No. 49, Ocala to Homosassa, 2:25
p. m.
No. 39, Jacksonville to St. Peters Petersburg,
burg, Petersburg, 2:36-2:40 p. m.
No. 140, Ocala to .Palatka, Gaines Gainesville
ville Gainesville and Wilcox, 4:10 p. m.
No. 9, Jacksonville to teesburg,
9:05 p. m.
No. 32, Lakeland to Ocalu (Sunny (Sunny-Tim),
Tim), (Sunny-Tim), Tuesday, Thursday and Satur Saturday,
day, Saturday, 9:0 p. m
SEABOARD LOCAL SCHEDULE
Soutkbound
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.
No. 4 Leaves Tampa, 9:10 a. m.;
arrive Ocala 1:10 p. m.; arrive Jack Jack-Besides
Besides Jack-Besides being the best, Carter's
BUTTERNUT bread is "mad in
Ocala." Insist upon having Carter's
bread from your grocer. 7-tf

Is now on and lasts until SEPTEMBER 1st.
BIG BARGAINS TO ALL WHO COME

All Simmer Presses

DRESSES, Value $8 and $10
Will go in this Sale for...

OJTTC1 A Tn)n Every Thing Must Go. We Need Room for Our FALL LINE.
11 t jriiil o This is the Place to Find Cheap Gingham, Apron Checks and

Apron Checks and Dress
Gingham, per Yard.
Percale, Poplin and Silk in
A Large Assortment

Boys' Wash Suits, 75 and 98c Yalnes at 58c. Men's Palm

Men's

Table Linen and Bed Linen at Unheard ot Prices.

20 W. BROADWAY
OCALA FRATERNAL ORDERS
MARION-DUNN MASONIC LODGE
Marion-Dunn Lodge No. 19, F. &
A. M., meets on the first and third
Thursday evenings of each month at
8 o'clock, until further notice.
H. M. Weathers, W. M.
Jake Brown, Secretary.
WOODMEN OF THE WORLD
Fort Bang Camp No. 14 meets at
the K. of P. hall at 7:30 p. m. every
second and fourth Friday. Visiting
sovereigns are ailways 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.
R. A. M. CHAPTER NO. 13
Regular convocations of the Ocala
Chapter No. 13, R. A. M., on the
fourth Friday in every month at 8 p.
m. B. C. Webb, H. P.
Jake Brown, Secretary.
ANTHONY
Anthony, Aug. 15. Fishing and
sporting seems to be the order of the
day this rainy weather. Pitching
horse-shoes, playing checkers and
loafing generally is about all farmers
can do. I suppose they think it is
work -while you work and play while
you play.
Mr. A. B. Moore started for Co Columbia,
lumbia, Columbia, S. C, Wednesday with a crew
of hands to do work for Uncle Sam.
Mr. Wilkins of Tampa, represent representing
ing representing the Turner Marble Works, has
completed the erection of a beautiful
tombstone for Mr. James Connell's
grave.
By the way, wouldn't this be a good
time for cleaning up the cemetery?
It certainly has the appearance of a
wilderness and looks very much neg neglected.
lected. neglected. It would be a good way to
spend a day during this vacation, to
bring hoes, axes, etc., appoint a day
when all can come with dinner bas baskets
kets baskets and improve the appearance of
the city of the dead.
The Times-Union agent visited our
town last week soliciting subscrip subscriptions.
tions. subscriptions. He reported flourishing times
for the paper.
Mr. Lyles an expert electrician from
the north, is stopping in our quiet
town, taking his summer vacation.
He says it is much more pleasant
here than in the northern cities.
The missionary rally last week was
pronounced a success; good speaking,
good dinner and a fine time generally.
The afternoon was taken up with fine
talks from Rev. Moon of Southerland,
Rev. Barnett of Ocala and other in interesting
teresting interesting speakers.
Mrs. George Brown and family
motored to Oakland last week to visit
Mrs. Webb and family. Mrs. Webb
accompanied them home and is spend spending
ing spending her vacation among friends here
and at Sparr. We are glad to wel welcome
come welcome her among us.
Mr. Thorn certainly took the folks
here by complete surprise when he
went to Eustis and took unto himself
a new wife. We are sorry we are noj
able to give the particulars of the af affair,
fair, affair, but the writer failed to learn
the name of the bride. We just
learned they are on their way rejoic rejoicing
ing rejoicing to some point in Pennsylvania, his
old home. We wish for Mr. and Mrs.
Thom all the happiness this old world
of ours can afford.
Tuesday Mr. Mason Tison motored
up here and took his car full not only
once but made the second trip and
took all who could hang on to eat
turkey and all other good things.
Every one enjoyed the day and the
dinner to the fullest extent. Mr. and
Mrs. Tison know just how to enter entertain
tain entertain on such occasions.
Do you read the "unclassified" ada?

MID-SU

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S5.98

DRESSES,
Will go

uress tiingnam.

8 & 9c

House Dresses, Best Value
During this Sale

Various Colors and Stripes, at

in Misses White Dresses, $100 Value at 48c

COOL CLOTH SUITS During this

C 1ITI & OD1PMIY

DRY GOODS

STORE.

T. LEO COLLEGE
SAINT LEO, PASCO COUNTY, FLORIDA
IDEAL BOARDING SCHOOL FOR YOUNG GENTLEMEN
Courses in Classics, Science and Commerce. Also
Primary Department. Send for Catalogue.
Rev. F. Benedict, Director.
OPENS FOR THE FALL TERM, WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 12, 1917.

UNEXCELLED y j '
L3X 0UR J0B PRITING Department is j
thoroughly equipped for all kinds
of commercial Printing. Our facilities
If or hancHing
VC PAMPHLETS. BOOKLETS. PROGRAMS.
X; WEDDING and BUSINESS l t
j ANNOUNCEMENTS S f
and all kinds of S
pwvvj S OFFICE STATIONERY
Vl Unsurpassed in Central Florida. Sv
yj: TfFFICIENT Workmanship, High
ISJ Quality Paper, Prompt Service and
tJi Living Prices are some of our reasons
L JOB PRINTING

The coffee that you are drinking zX
the Harrington Hall dining room and
cafe is the famous Senate brand cof coffee,
fee, coffee, roasted and distributed exclusive exclusively
ly exclusively by tne Tampa Coffee Mills. Get
the habit. 7-10-tf
Ready to wear Felts and Velours in
all the popular shades and shapes.
Affleck Millinery Parlor, south side
Ocala House block. 15
-Smart Models for early fall in
Satins and Felts. Affleck Millinery
Parlor, Ocala House block, phone 61.
W. K. Lane, in. Physician and
Surgeon., specialist Eye, Ear, Nose and
Throat. Law Library Building, Ocala,
Florida. tf
Harmony Glyterine Soap is still
15c the cake. No advance on it as
yetv Better buy rw. Gerig's Drug
Store. V tf.
Now i3 the time to plant camphor
trees. Prices low. Call 288.
tf

Must

Go!

Value $6 and $8 0 Of?
in this Sale for... .UO
98c

CUT PRICES in This jJaJe'" Xr V

Beach Suits During this Sale $4.98
Sale $3.98
Come, Visit Our Store.
OCALA, FLORIDA.
HERE AT HOME
Ocala Citizens Gladly Testify and
Confidently Recommend Doan's
Kidney Pills
It is testimony like the following
that has placed Doan's Kidney Pills
so far above competitors. When peo people
ple people right here at home raise their
voice in praise there is no room left
for doubt. Read the public statement
of this Ocala minister.
Rev. D. W. Price, 4 Orange street,
Ocala, says: "My kidneys were weak
and I couldn't control the passages of
the kidney secretions. I was greatly
bothered during the day. I got a box
of Doan's Kidney Pills and began us using
ing using them as directed. They certainly
acted quickly in regulating my kid kidneys
neys kidneys and relieving the lameness in my
back."
Price 60c. at all dealers. Don't
simply ask for a kidney remedy get
Doan's Kidney Pills the same that
Rev. Price had. Foster-Milburn Co.,
Props., Buffalo, N. Y. Adv. 6
Star ads. are business builders.

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