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TO THE SITTER
( A ssociated Press )
Rica. Russia's principal Baltic port,!
f. has been evacuated by the Russians i
""' under the threat of a combined land j
and sea attack. The fate of Riga was J
virtually sealed Saturday when the
Germans crossed the Dvina to the
southeast and pushed toward the city
after making good their foothold on
he-TTglvUJn'c of the river. German
warships are-ctniiisin the Gulf of
Riga. The possible military. ,s conse consequences
quences consequences .of the situation are difficult
to estimate, and depend upon the in intentions
tentions intentions of the Germans and how
large a force they want to spare for
this territory. ,
POSSIBLE LOSS OF PETROGRAD
. - -
The abandonment of Riga and even
the evacuation of Petrograd itself
has been the forecast of official dis dispatches
patches dispatches to Washington for the past
ISNT. VIEWED .WITH ANY GREAT
The possibility of the loss of Petro Petrograd
grad Petrograd is not viewed much as much
alarm as might bc supposed. With
the occupation of Petrograd in pros pros-f
f pros-f pect, the capital undoubtedly will Jbe
moved to Moscow. The leaders wfrb
are trying to form the new govern government
ment government may'view this as a blessing as
life in Petrograd under the German
Viool m a tt a a trnnA loccnnc tVio "j A
w icals who are hampering the govern-
"'rrbonservative. element and is imbued
vvitii eu mucins ui ivuasiau gicauicas.
WILL HAVE TO FIGHT GENERAL
It is "problematical whether the
Germans will attempt to maintain a
. 1 large army in this section in view of
iheice difficulties and winter hard hardships.
ships. hardships. The instability of the Russian
y troops, some of which deserted from
the trenches without fighting, influ influenced
enced influenced the decision to evacuate Riga.
v The Russo-Rumanian forces are
."" showing a firmer resistance on the
, Rumanian front.
The French repulsed attacks on the
Aisne front. Heavy artillery fighting
;is in progress on the Verdun sector.
. The Italians continue to advance in
- Gorizia region.
THEY NEED IT
Amsterdam, Sept. 3. According to
reliable authority the next session of
the German reichstag will be devoted
exclusively to the discussion of the
ENGLISH WOKMEN WON'T
London, Sept. 3. The annual trad
union congress, representing more
than three million workers, which is
meeting at Blackpool today, is ex expected
pected expected to decide it not advisable to
send British delegates to the Stock Stockholm
holm Stockholm peace conference.
Petrograd, Sept. 3. The Russians
have evaluated Riga, the war oliice
AIRPLANE RAID ON DOVER
London, Septr 3. One person was
killed and six hurt in the raid of a
single airplane directed against Dover
I have anything .in the electrical
lline. Ask about them. W. J. McGehee,
i distributor. tf
Always insist upon having Carter's
"BUTTERNUT bread. Get it nt your
grocer's or at Carter's Bakery, North
Main street. 7-tf
Harmony Glycerine Soap is etill
15c the cake. No advance on" it as
yet. Better buy now. Gerig's Drug
LOSS OF THAT CITY SEALS
People of that Distressed Scandinav
ian Nation Have Only a
( Month's Provisions
Copenhagen, Sept. 3. The Chris-
tiania Social Democraten asserts that
Norway has provisions onlv for one
month with" import prospects gloomy.
The paper urges the government to
seize private stocks.
V FERGUSON IS ON
Austin, Texas. Sept. 3. The im
peachment trial of Governor Fergu Ferguson
son Ferguson ,was begun by the state senate
SONG SERVICE AT
L THE BAPTIST CHURCH
The patriotic song and prayer ser service
vice service held Sunday night at the Baptist
church was largely attended. The
auditorium and annex were crowded
to their fullest capacity. The walls,
chancel and choir loft were hung
with American flags and white bas baskets
kets baskets filled with asters and ferns were
effectively placed about the front c:
A large chorus choir directed by
Rev. C. E. Wyatt of the Christian
church, led in the. grand old songs of
Zion in which the entire congrega congregation
tion congregation joined with heart and voice.
Miss Gladys Martin sang "I Am a
Pilgrim," and her sweet, soulful voice
was never more enjoyed. Mr. Frank
Gates rendered with fine effect "Rock "Rocked
ed "Rocked in the Cradle of the Deep."
JPerhaps the song that touched most
deeply the hearts of the hearers was
"Lead Kindly Light," the hymn so
loved by the lamented martyr, Presi President
dent President McKinley. This Mr. Wyatt sang
as a solo with great tenderness and
The male quarter, composed of
Mtjssrs. Gates, Cole, Small and Alt Alt-man,
man, Alt-man, sang, "Tenting on the Old Camp
Ground" and the "Wayside Cross," so
sweetly that the audience wished they
had given as many more numbers.
Two of the young men, Messrs. Small
and Altman, wore the khaki, while
Messrs. Gates, who did service on the
Lorder last year and Mr. Cole are only
left behind the firing line because of
, Dr. A. P. Montague, the distin distinguished
guished distinguished president of Columbia Col College,
lege, College, made the address of the even evening,
ing, evening, his theme being, Why We
Fight.". He drew in clear, vivid color colorings
ings colorings thre pictures, "The Kultur of the
Germans," "The Ideals of America"
and the "Faith of the Infinite God."
Dr. Montague is one of the foremost
thinkers and possibly the most finish finished
ed finished orator in the state. He spoke with
great force and power.
At the conclusion of the service an
offering was made by the congrega congregation
tion congregation for Y. W. C. A. work among the
army camps, and Mr. Wyatt in an
earnest prayer asked God's blessing
upon the gift, that it may be multi multiplied
plied multiplied many times in spiritual good to
our dear soldier boys.
The service was planned and pre presented
sented presented in a spirit of love for the soul
welfare of the brave, loyal hearts of
Company A whom all delight to
Rexall Liver Salts is pleasant to
take, and is efficacious. Sold in Ocala
onlv at Gericr's Drucr Store. tf.
Four Fords for sale. R. R. Carroll.
OCALA, FLOKID A, MONDAY, SEPTEMBER
Pro-Teuton Mayor of Chicago
Should be Sent to Prison
Chicago, Sept. 3. Governor Low Low-den
den Low-den came here today to take charge
of the situation arising out of a con conflict
flict conflict of authority between Mayor
Thompson and himself over holding
the peace conference by the Peo Peoples'
ples' Peoples' Council of America. The chief
of police said as far as he knew there
was no prospect of another meeting
as delegates were compelled to work
yesterday. Soldiers sent last night
were withdrawn. Mayor Thompson
is out of the city.
THEY MAY GET THEIRS
A body calling itself the "American
Liberty League," said to be composed
of women affiliated with the Peoples'
Council, decided to go to Washington
to "picket" during the celebration of
conscription day there tomorrow.
ALLOWED COPPERHEADS TO
Chicago, Sept. 2 After beingdriv beingdriv-en
en beingdriv-en from three states, the People's,
Council of America for Democracy
and the Terms of Peace perfected a
formal organization at a public meet meeting
ing meeting in Chicago today.
The session was held under protec protection
tion protection of the police, acting on orders
from Mayor William Hale Thomp Thompson,
son, Thompson, which were in defiance of Gov-,
ernor Frank O. Lowden. Four com companies
panies companies of national guardsmen, Yushed
from the state capital on a special
train to prevent the meeting, arrived
after it had adjourned, its purpose ac accomplished.
ARE GOING TO JOIN
THE NEW ARMY
Eight of Ocala's young men leave
this week for Columbia, S. C, where
they will begin training for the na national
tional national army. They are among the
first to go. They will help make
ready for the second increment, and
it is probable that some of them will
be appointed non-commissioned offi officers.
cers. officers. They are to be present at the
headquarters of the exemption board
in the following order:
Sept 4, 4:50 p. m. C. C. Meffert.
Sept. -5, 4:50 p. m. Norton P. Da Davis,
vis, Davis, Edward Lopez.
Sept. 6, 4:50 p. m. Joe Welch.
Sept. 7, 4:50 p. m. W. C. Will Williams,
iams, Williams, Henry Pearce.
Sept. 8, 4:50 p. m. Ernest Roy
Colby, Cecil Alex McRae.
They are the vanguard of Marion
county's contribution to the selected
army, chosen from among our most
capable young men. All of their
friends belieev they will do their full
duty and hope for their safe return:
All members of the K. of P. are ex
pected to be present at the lodge
meeting tonight, mere win oe gooa
talks and better purlo. All visiting
brethren in the city cordially invited
to attend. A general good time is ex expected,
pected, expected, and any knight who stays
away will do himself injury.
$2,500 BUNGALOW FOR $1,500
Five rooms, sleeping porch, two
large lots, outhouses, in north edge of
town. Must have some money at
once. Address, "jsungaiow," care me
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
Four Fords for sale. K. 1L Carroll.
Just why a few of our subscribers
seem to think that we should send the
paper for three, six or twelve months
before the account is due we do not
understand. The terms are "in ad advance,"
vance," advance," so if the collector presents
your account don't try to evade pay payment
ment payment with "stalls" about it's not be being
ing being due. The account is due after
the time paid for has expired.
All Records Broken Last Year in the
Consumption of Superfluities
Washington, Sept. 3 All American
records for the consumption of whis whisky,
ky, whisky, cigars, cigarettes and tobacco
were broken the last fiscal year. Ac According
cording According to the preliminary report of
the commissioner of internal revenue,
taxes were paid on 164,000,000 gallons
of distilled spirits which is 26,000,000
gallons more than any previous re record..
cord.. record.. The consumption of cigars was
ninety per capital. The use of cigar cigarettes
ettes cigarettes increased 40 per cent, the in increase
crease increase being attributed to the tre tremendous
mendous tremendous growth of the habit among
women. The consumption of beer was
greater than last year, hut under the
AT ORANGE SPRINGS
Orange Springs had a splendid
meeting Thursday-,- Aug, 30th, in. the,
interest of better live stock and bet better
ter better agricultural conditions generally
in Marion ai putnam counties.
There was a ': tative gather gathering
ing gathering of the th .4 progressive
farmers and live stock men of both
counties on hand and the speakers
were among the most forceful and
helpful that have addressed any
meeting in the state, .-j-
State Market Commissioner L. M.
Rhodes was the first speaker. He is
no stranger to Marion and Putnam
counties and the grasp which his talk
proved he had on the market problem
satisfied his hearers that he would
produce real results for the benefit of
the Florida farmers.
Prof. C. K. McQuarrie dwelt on the
importance of greater crop produc production
tion production if the nation is to .develop its
greatest fighting strength. In order
to obtain this greater production he
pointed out the necessity for select selecting
ing selecting good seed and being sure that
seed purchased from dealers was
properly tested before planting.
Dr. A. H. Logan, federal expert on
hogs, spoke of the necessity for sani sanitary
tary sanitary conditions for hogs. He said
the cholera was not the great buga bugaboo
boo bugaboo that it used to be as it is abso absolutely
lutely absolutely controlled by an application of
serum and virus and explained the
treatment. He advised most urgent urgently
ly urgently that hogs that died of disease be
burned completely so that only the
ashes be left. 'They at least should
be buried, but burning was the right
thing to do. Don't visit cholera in infested
fested infested places as the disease can be
carried on your shoes and communi communicated
cated communicated to your own home in that way.
Watch your neighbor's hogs and be
sure to keep your hogs away from
them and stay away yourself, if they
are diseased. Do away with dogs
and cats, they are among the great greatest
est greatest carriers of disease and cause tre tremendous
mendous tremendous losses every year in this
way. Dr. Logan pointed out, that the
hog was the greatest money producer
on the farm and had paid off more
mortgages than any other product of
the farm. After his talk many of
the men in the audience sought him
for advice and information as to the
best breeds. C. W. Whitehead, of
INCOME TAX THE HEX! PART OF THE VAR MEASURE TO BL
, TAKEII UP
Washington, Sept. 3. Despite the
fact that today, Labor Day, is a holi holiday,
day, holiday, the Senate worked on the war
tax bill, hoping to dispose of the war
profits tax before Wednesday. Both
advocates and opponents of higher
levies asserted confidence in the out outcome.
come. outcome. The income tax provision is
the next feature to be taken up.
Individuals and corporations paid
the government almost $360,000,000
in income taxes the last fiscal year,
according to the preliminary report
of the commissioner of internal rev revenue.
enue. revenue. The tax was abQUt equally di divided.
vided. divided. Florida paid $326,000 corpora corporation
tion corporation and $305,000 individual.
SUNK BY A SUB
Sailors of the American Schooner
Cressy, However, Came
- Ashore Safety. w ; 1
Washington, Sept. 3. The state
department has been advised that the
American schooner Carl F. Cressy
was sunk by a submarine August 23.
!The crew was saved.
Hollister, in Putnam county, who
formerly lived at Reddick in Marion
county, gave County Agent Black-
lock an order for a registered Hamp
shire boar. Mr. Whitehead is a lead
er in his section and a well known
live stock man. He was one of the
men instrumental in putting in a dip
ping vat in ,the Hollister section
when dipping vats were not as pop popular
ular popular as they are today.
Dr. J. S. Chipman, of the bureau
of animal industry, who has charge
of the tick eradication work in this
section, explained the necessity of
getting, rid of the cattle fever tick
and he explained the difference be between
tween between this tick and others that attach
themselves to animals that run in the
woods. He asked his hearers to ad advise
vise advise him when they wanted to build
a vat and he would assist them in the
work; helping them with the actual
County Agent Blacklock made a
brief talk and promised to assist any
one who advised him of their needs.
He explained that he had so many
calls in addition to the corn club and
pig cldb work that he was not master
of his own time.
Commissioner Cam, director of the
Marion County Fair, urged the im importance
portance importance of exhibiting Marion coun
ty's agricultural products and live
stock. He said the fair would surely
be the best ever held and they knew
that was assurance that it would be
worth while. He complimented Or Orange
ange Orange Springs on the fair it held last
year and said he hoped the exhibitors
would again be represented at the
Marion County Fair.
J. IL Brinson, superintendent of
schools, a former resident of the Or Orange
ange Orange Springs neighborhood, gave a
very forceful and interesting talk
that it was evident impressed his au audience.
dience. audience. He said he believed in good
hogs, but this was the time to raise
hogs and lots of them whether they
were blooded or not. But above all
he said he wanted the "people to raise
thoroughbred children and to do this
education was necessary. He was
sorry the legislature did not pass the
compulsory education bill, but he
hoped that every man and wo.men in
the neighborhood would impress on
the parents of any child that was not
at school the necessity for the edu education
cation education of the child. We cannot have
progressive and intelligent farmers
or citizens of any kind if we do not
insist on education. It is education
that develops the thoroughbreds in
the human race.
Get your Irish potato seed fur fall
planting at the Ocala Seed Store, tf
Let me sell you your feed crasher.
W. J. McGehee, distributor. tf
VOL. 23, NO. 213,
Tilllli CAMP AT
Between Four and Five Thousand
Men will be There Until
Close of the War
A special from Washington to the
Jacksonville Metropolis says:
The establishment of a quartermas quartermasters'
ters' quartermasters' training camp at Black Point
will mean a great deal to Jacksonville
and the state of Florida. The initial
expenditure right at the start will be
about one and a half million dollars.
About two thousand acres of land will
be used for this purpose, including
the land -recently donated by the
chamber of commerce of Jacksonville.
At the start the camp will bring
about 4,200 to 4,500 men to Jackson Jacksonville.
ville. Jacksonville. These will not be the ordinary
soldiers. Many of them will be men
of means, who are to take the course
of training to be officers in the quar quartermasters'
termasters' quartermasters' corps. Many of them will
bring their families, and will seek
houses in Jacksonville.
The commanding officer of each of
the sixteen national army canton cantonments
ments cantonments will select 200 men from his
camp, to be sent to Jacksonville to be
trained in the quartermasters' ser service.
vice. service. This will be 3,200, all told. In
addition, 500 officers will go to Jack Jacksonville,
sonville, Jacksonville, and there will be 500 other
persons at least. Ultimately, it is
! planned to tram many more.
1 TVio Ait ro irtn rf iYia omn urill Va, of
least as long as the war lasts, and it
may be decided later to make it a per permanent
manent permanent part of the military establish establishment.
ment. establishment. It will be necessary to con construct
struct construct buildings, and the first struc structures
tures structures will be of a temporary charac character,
ter, character, but such as to be habitable and
comfortable during the winters.
Plans are on foot also to transfer
the quartermasters' correspondence
school to Jacksonville. It is now at
Philadelphia. It trains men by cor cor-resepondence
resepondence cor-resepondence for places in the quar quartermasters'
termasters' quartermasters' service.
SPECIAL RATES ON
MAGAZINES FOR SOLDIERS
Uncle Sam is going to make it
easier for you to send your old maga magazines
zines magazines to his soldiers and sailors at the
front in Europe, according to an or order
der order issued by Postmaster General
Uncle Sam does not even trouble
you to wrap, address or weigh the
magazine. After reading it, resting
in our big arm chair, just stick a
one-cent stamp where it tells you on
the cover of the magazine, no matter
how much the magazine weighs, and
hand it to any postal employee. Of
course, Uncle Sam will not lick the
stamp for you.
Magazines to be accepted for mail mailing
ing mailing under this order must have print printed
ed printed in the upper right hand corner of
the front cover the following:
Notice to Reader y
, When you finish reading this mag magazine
azine magazine place a one-cent stamp on this
notice, hand same to any postal em employee
ployee employee and it will be placed in the
hands of our.soldiers or sailors at the
front. No wrapping. No address.
A. S. Burleson, P. M. Gen.
The coffee thai 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
Irish potatoes for fall planting at
the Ocala Seed Store. tf
OCALA EVENING, STAR, MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 3, 1917
OCALA EVENING STAR
PUBLISHED EVERT DAT EXCEPT 6UNDAT
" " BITTIXGER & CARROLL, PROPRIETORS
It. II. Carroll, General Manager Port V. Leareagood, Haul new Maaager
J. H. Beajamln, Editor
Entered at Ocala, Flat-, postofflce as second class matter
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The Associated Press is exclusively entitled to the use for republi republication
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
of special dispatches herein are also reserved.
One year, in advance..........
Six months. In advance .......
Three months, In advance.....
One mouth, in advance........
Breaking up the pacifist meeting in
Chicago was raw last week, but this
is a raw time.
Ex-Governor Gilchrist thinks that
negro troops can be trained in the
South without much trouble. Per Perhaps
haps Perhaps Southern negroes can.
The war expert who declared week
before last that Germany was bleed bleeding
ing bleeding France white said last week that
Germany was being bled white.
The appointment of Van Swearin Swearin-gen
gen Swearin-gen to office by Catts does not har harmonize
monize harmonize with the report that there
had been a spit between the two men.
We do not approve of the people
who are patting Billyparker on the
back because he denounces Catts. Of
the two, we have the most
One autocratic German, King
George III., caused the war between
England and America, and another,
William II., has brought-them: into
Wakulla county went dry in Fri Friday's
day's Friday's election, and now there is an
unbroken line of dry counties clear
across North Florida from Duval to
While in the city Governor Catts
did not pay his respects to the local
newspapers nor were they invited to
meet his excellency. Banner.
We should worry.
Just as the Star thought, that 14 14-ounce
ounce 14-ounce loaf is a little bit too much of
a miracle for Mr.' Hoover. A 16-
ounce loaf for a dime is the best he
thinks he can do right now.
Tyler, Texas, will have a peanut oil
and bv-Droducts factory to cost up
ward of $40,000. Florida should have
at least five. Tampa Tribune.
Marion county can. keep one going,
.' Pone Benedict expressed great dis-
annointment at President Wilson's
note rejecting his proposals for peace
as he had honed for a favorable an
Rwer from the United states. ine
pope regards the note as leaving lit
tie hope for peace at present.
Thev sav that a small ball of snow
rolling down from the top of one of
the AIds will be added to every yara
until it is an avalanche. The Ameri American
can American army hasn't much more than
started, but is growing into the ava
lanche that will one day crush Prus
In 1814: an English army marched
thru the streets of Washington, and
the Americans were sorry to see it.
In 1917 an American army marched
thru the streets of London and the
English were glad to see it. The
firnre hetween the two nations is
even let's forget we ever, fought.
Eleven soldiers are killed or die of
wounds out of each 1,000 of the
mobilized strength on the western
European front, according to figures
supplied by the committee on public
information. These figures are based
on renorts of MTardieu. French high
commissioner, and the estimates of
militar yexperts in this country.
Did vou eniov vour first view of
September Morn this morning?
lakeland Tele err am.
JudfHns? bv this, she took ner
matutinal bath in one of Lakeland's
nrettv Donds. If Hetherington had
put us wise, we would have gone down
Friday night in order to see ner.
Mr. R. S. Hall was among those
who heard Gov. Catts preach at
Blitchton Sunday. He says the at
tendance was good and the governor
preached a good sermon, lie saw
among those present several Ocala
mpn whom he has never seen at
church in town. .... -..'.
Sheriff Galloway, who had an in
terview with Gov. Catts Saturday,
savs the governor talked to him very
fairly. He promised to send to Mr.
Gallowav copies of all the amaavrts
against him and give him opportun opportunity
ity opportunity to refute the charges, and if he
keeps his word that will be as much
as can be expected
T4- is nrfrcfnort that American
troops have gone into the trenches
on the western front. For the first
few weeks, their units will be inter interspersed
spersed interspersed with British and French; but
as soon as they learn the methods of
trench fighting by actual experience,
a sector of the line will be placed in
A better system of distribution
might hold speculators down more ef effectively
fectively effectively than the law. It often hap happens
pens happens that in one. part of the country
fruit and vegetables are rotting on
f h trrnund while a few hundred
miles away people are doing without
or pay famine prices for them. In this
part of Florida last spring, thousands
Editorial Room, Fire-One-Y
One year. In advance $1.00
Six month, in advance 4.25
Three months. In advance 2.25
One month, In advance .10
of bushels of vegetables were wasted
because they couldn't be moved; at
the same time the people of northern
cities were paying war prices for the
same sort of truck, and many of them
couldn't obtain it, at all.
The Tallahassee Democrat says
Governor Catts is a descendant of' the
F. F. Vs. The F. F. Vs. went on the
job about 300 years ago and their de descendants
scendants descendants are scattered all over the
United States. Some of them have
descended a helluva long ways. Ocala
Well, if you were a common hobo
and some one had made such a pleas pleasant
ant pleasant and truthful reference to you, it
would have aroused, even in your soul,
a spirit of pride and gratitude. Tal Tallahassee
lahassee Tallahassee Democrat.
Well, we don't know. We are not
a Chinaman, and consequently not
very strong on ancestor worship. The
people of Virginia are among the
finest m the world, and we are glad
o number some of them among- our
best friends. According to history,
however, they have improved a good
deal on their ancestors, who were
about the toughest crowd of English
men who ever disembarked on our
shores. But we have no doubt that
Editor Smith knows more than we
do about how a common hobo feels,
so we will concede him that point"
King George of England, desiring
to show the esteem in which he and
his country men held an American
gentleman, bestowed the Order of the
Bath and the honor of knighthood, on
Ambassador Gerard. Senator Over
man of North Carolina has, in conse
quence, introduced into Congress a
bill imposing a penalty of loss of
citizenship and a fine of $10,000 on
any American who shall accent such
an honor from any foreign govern government.
ment. government. Another display of Anglo
phobia and one particularly tactless
at this time.
This .war isn't likely to be won bv
wrist-watch generals. Arcadia En
Not only the generals, but the offi
cers of lower rank and the privates
wear watches on their wrists, because
that is the best place for them. An
officer "or soldier in work or fighting
seldom has time to take his watch
out of his, pocket and return it; con consequently
sequently consequently he keeps it where he can
refer to it in an instant. Also, it is
much less liable to be broken on his
wrist than in his pocket.
We're not going to criticise the find
ings of the court which declared the
ehild labor bill unconstitutional, but
we will take occasion to say that the
fellow who brought the test case, in
order that he might receive the earn
ings of his little boys, employed in
the cotton mills, is a mighty sorry
kind of white man. Lakeland Tele
Very truly said, and the men who
used him as a tool must be most un unscrupulous.
scrupulous. unscrupulous. ; 1
The Jacksonville papers are prais
ing benator letcher for his good
work in securing the quartermasters'
camp for Black PointI The camp will
be a good thing for Jacksonville and
Florida, and, best of all, good for the
men to be trained there. The selec selection
tion selection of the place for a camp site,
however, must be a jolt for the peo people
ple people who have been declaring Jack
sonville a modern Sodom.
A gift of $500,000 from the Ford
Motor company to the Red Cross, was
announced Saturday by the war coun council
cil council in the form of a credit on the Ford
factories for half a million dollars'
worth of automobiles, ambulances,
parts, etc., as the Red Cross may
Carranza declares Mexico will
main neutral during the war.
Some person, name unknown, tele telegraphed
graphed telegraphed from Tallahassee to the
Lakeland Star last week, that Sheriff
Galloway was' accused of running a
blind tiger. Mr. Galloway's, every everyday
day everyday associates, the officials of Marion
county, in the courthouse with him
every day, the Ocala police and the
people of Ocala generally, have never
heard of such a charge, but then you
must go away from home to hear the
Doesn't it rather puncture your
i nride to think that here in JJeaoto
j county, the greatest cattle region in
Florida, our people are paying forty
cents a pound for imitation butter
made in some northern state, while
we should be shipping thousands of
dollars worth of the genuine article
to the outside world? Arcadia En Enterprise.
terprise. Enterprise. Make 'em churn, Andy; make 'em
The impression prevails that Mrs.
Range, superintendent of the girls'
industrial school, will be continued in
her position. "We understand that the
governor, on his visit to the school
' Saturday, found the institution in
good condition and approved of Mrs.
Range's management. He grave her
authority to purchase a piano for the
school and in other ways expressed
his approbation of her methods.
The superintedent has not had so
much trouble the past few weeks.
She seems to have eliminated or
straightened out the unruly element
and obtained the confidence of the
girls who want to improve. The piano
will be a great boon to the girls, and
giving it to the school was a wise act.
TEMPEST IN A TEAPOT
We notice that G. E. Lewis is now
signing orders as captain of Company
B, First Regiment. What's become of
the kitten? Ocala Star.
This is about as near the truth as
anything you ever get in reference to
Governor Catts, or any member of his
family. Mr. G. E.- Lewis is in com command
mand command of the Tallahassee home guards,
and has never signed an order as
captain of Company B, First Regi Regiment.
ment. Regiment. Tallahassee Democrat.
Gracious goodness and Great Scott!
The lid blew plumb off the teakettle.
How it does aggravate a little Chi Chinese
nese Chinese bonze for anybody not to kotow
to his joss.
The other day, the Star said it be believed
lieved believed Captain Catts was a fine young
soldier and it didn't want to see him
humiliated. Was that apart from the
truth, Editor Smith?
In regard to Company B. we made
a mistake which we corrected several
days ago. Of course Editor Smith
didn't see the correction.
We make many mistakes, but we
always correct them when we find
them out. But we regret to have to
say that Editor Smith of the Talla Tallahassee
hassee Tallahassee Democrat is not always manly
and courteous enough to correct his
But as Editor Smith is too small,
mentally and physically, to be angry
with, we shall have to forgive him.
The Charleston American, a strong
anti-administration, and pro-German
newspaper, published at Charleston,
prints a story from its Columbia cor
respondent to the enect tnat ax xne
call of Cole Blease at a reunion ot
Confederate veterans, the speaker
put this proposition: "All of you who
are opposed to the war and in favor of
peace, hold-up your nanas. ine re response
sponse response was unanimous. Tampa Tri Tribune.
That correspondent probably lied.
John L. Branch, former county tax
collector of Hillsborough county, was
convicted Saturday, in Tampa, of em
bezzlement of county and state funds
by a jury in the criminal court of re record.
cord. record. He was dismissed from office
several months ago when it was al alleged
leged alleged by Assistant State Auditor
Marvin Mcintosh that he was short
$83,000 in his accounts. Notice of
appeal was filed.
Fellowship, Sept. 3. This section
has certainly had some rain for the
past two weeks, but don't think it has
damaged what little cotton there was
in this vicinity. Some of the farmers
are gathering corn and the yield is
I notice, Mr. Editor, you spoke
about Mr. L. H. Pillans saying there
was a bumper crop of cotton. Don't
you see the point why this report
should go out? I've been over a good
portion of the county and the yield
in proportion to the acreage is going
to be mighty small, but the grade of
cotton is good considering weather
Miss Fae Beck left yesterday aft afternoon
ernoon afternoon for Romeo, where she will
A French physiologist described man as a ''digestive tube with arrangements for locomotion and guidance."
It is commonly said that most people "dig their graves with their teeth." The disastrous effects of constipation
have always been well known. It is easily understood how serious are the troubles which are caused by
stagnation of decayed matter in the large intestines
poison reabsorbed and taken into the circulation this
is called auto-intoxication. It is apparent, there therefore,
fore, therefore, that the first necessity is to cleanse the intestines
The best method for cleansing the whole
intestinal tract and urging the liver into activity is
to take as much outdoor exercise as possible, drink
hot water before meals, and take a pleasant, laxative,
vegetable pill occasionally. Such a one is made up
of May-apple, leaves of aloe, root of jalap; made
into a sugar-coated pill that gives tone to the bowels.
This was first made nearly fifty years ago, and sold by
almost all druggists as Dr. Pierce's Pleasant Pellets.
Such simple means will prevent auto-intoxication.
People are realizing that the Sidneys, just
as do the bowels, need to be flushed occasion occasionally.
ally. occasionally. The kidneys are an eliminative organ and
are constantly working, separating the poisons from the
rheumatism, neuralgia, dropsy and many other serious
This can be avoided by stimulating the kidneys to increased action, and because of its tonic effect
on these organs I would advise any one to purchase Anuric (double or triple strength), which is to be had
nowadays at almost any
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OCALA COCA-COLA BOTTLING WORKS $S ; j j
open school today. Claude McCully
also left yesterday afternoon to open
school at Paisley today.
Mrs. M. M. Sistrunk of Montbrook
was the guest of her father, Rev. Z.
A. Crumpton last week.
H. E. Crumpton of Gainesville was
visiting relatives here last week.
Mr. Cecil Clark spent Saturday
S. J. McCully is grinding sorghum
and the quality of syrup is extra good,
as well as the price,
night with his parents and returned
to Jacksonville Sunday evenoing.
Ten representatives of the farmers'
union from Fellowship met at Lowell
with other representatives from the
various unions in the county to fix a
minimum price on some of the farm
products. The farmers are awaken awakening
ing awakening to a cause of duty and find their
only hope and salvation is to organize
! The sing was well attended at the
home oT Mr. and Mrs. S. B. Brown
Messrs. Harry and Claude McCully
returned home last Monday after
spending a few days with relatives at
Weirsdale. Their cousin, Miss Bertie
Coggins, accompanied them home and
has been the guest of Misses Winifred
and Geneva McCully.
Misses Effie and Emma Rawls are
guests of friends at Salt Springs.
Fellowship was well represented at
Blitchton yesterday to hear Governor
Catts preach. All seemed to enjoy
Mr. and Mrs. N. H. Lanier of Mor Mor-riston
riston Mor-riston were callers Sunday afternoon.
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
youll be with us always. Gerigs
Drug Store. tf.
Gasoline, 27c. Blalock Bros. (Vul (Vulcanizing).
canizing). (Vulcanizing). 107 Oklawaha Ave. 29-6t
A human life may depend upon the
accuracy and promptness with which
a prescription is looked after. Both
are features at the Court Pharmacy.
drug store, and take it three
CAPITAL STOCK $50,000.00.
State, County and City Depository..
Ross, the Cheek-Neal Coffee man,
says you can now get Maxwell House
Coffee in all the stores; best coffee coffee-buy
buy coffee-buy it. "Good to the last drop." 28-6t
Come in and let me snow you a
Williams Grist Mill. W. J. McGehee,
Let me quote you on a pumping
outfit. W. J. McGehee, distributor, tf
HAMILTON, M. D.)
blood. Uric acid backs
times a day. Also drink hot
ITE STAR LIW
T 7TS fl TTtn
w. w w iw
When you have plumbing or elec"T,
trical contracting, let us furnish you
estimates. No job too large and none
too small, tf IL W. Tucker.
Nnw is t.ViA time tn tn1cp nn the
matter of buying pea hufiers. WZL
McGehee, dstribtuor. tf
up into the system, causing
water before meals.
OCALA EVENING, STAR, MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 3, 1917
Oirr Stock of Fall Field, Garden
andFIowef1 SeetIs"TS '"- v
BEST LINE OR DRUGS AND
SUNDRIES IN OCALA
Mail Orders Promptly Filled
Phone 30, Ocala, Fla.
TYD1NGS & CO.
If You Hare Any News for thii De Department,
partment, Department, Call Two-One-Five
or Fire-One Y
WHEN YOU HAVE PAID YOUR
RENT YOU HAVE
KISSED IT GOODBYE
Why not pay a small amount each
month and see it go into,
I have a number of houses. you can
buy that way at
$10 A MONTH
call and see my list of houses from
' L I MURRAY
Room 5 Holder Blk.
Wo Use Wearing
A Shiny Palm Beach Suit
We clean and press them with without
out without the use of smoothing irons.
Let us send for yours..
Ocala Steam Laundry
Just Phone 101
The greatest human care and the
highest human intelligence ought to
tion. This describes our service. The
Court Pharmacy, u 17-tf
Red Sross Meeting this Evening
Miss Ruth Rich of Jacksonville will
hold a meeting at 7:30 o'clock at the
j courthouse this (Monday) evening to
(form a Marion county chapter of the
I Red Cross. It is hoped this meeting
iwill be well attended by Ocala and
I Marion county members. tf
Mr. L. J. Knight has returned home
from a visit to his family who are
now in McRae, Ga.
Mrs. Edward Mayes and children
have returned to their home in Arca Arcadia
dia Arcadia after a several weeks visit to
their Ocala friends.
Mrs. C. A. Fort and interesting
children left today for Wall Springs,
on the gulf, ..where they will remain
until the opening of school.
Mrs. B. D. Adams went to Ocala
yesterday, where she will join her
husband who will reach the Griner
Farm school. Gainesville Sun.
Mrs. D. M. Roberts of Ocala, was
in town for the week end visiting her
sister, Mrs. E. E. Bargaineir, who
was quite ill. Dunnellon Advocate.
Prof, and Mrs. Rolfs and daughters,
Misses Ethel and Clarissa Rolfs and
Mi S3 Shaw of Gainesville, formed a
motor party visiting Ocala friends
and Silver Springs yesterday.
Mrs. Caroline Moorhead of Ocala,
is spending the week-end in Tampa,
visiting her son, who is a member of
the local military company. Tampa
Miss Dorothy Lancaster, who was
offered the position of music teacher
in the Morris Harvey College, West
Virginia, has decided not to accept
and will continue her class here this
Mrs. B. F. Borden, children and
mother, Mrs. Griggs of Ocala, are
visiting-Mr. and Mrs. Leon Griggs at
the Weaver apartment house this
iweek. Mr. Griggs is a son of Mrs.
Griggs. Daytona" Journal.
Mr. and Mrs. J. Wheeler Branch ar-
i i Ti
to spena a weeK wim relatives, it is
Mr. Branch's annual vacation, and he
delights to spend it at his old home.
Webster notes in Tribune.
Mr. and Mrs. R. E. Downs and
daughter, Miss Cecile Downs, who
have made their home in Ocala for
the past five years, will" reside in
Wilmington, Del., in the future. "Mr.
Downs left for Delaware about two
months ago and his family left today
to join him there. They leave a host
of friends who regret to give them
up and who will greatly miss Miss
Downs' lovely voice which has added
greatly to many charity entertain entertainments
ments entertainments as well as cocial affairs.
Red Cross Members Urged to Attend
the Meeting Tonight
Every Ocala and Marion county
member of the Red Cross Society is
urged to show their patriotism, inter interest
est interest in the society and willingness to
do their bit in this work by attending
the meeting .to be held in-the court
house at 7:30 tonight.
Miss Ruth Rich of Jacksonville,
who so pleasingly addressed the
members here several months ago,
will conduct this meeting, the purpose
of which is to organize a Marion
county chapter which is expected to
bring the members in better and
Dance for Co. A Boys
Miss Louise Roberts invites the
members of Company A to a dance
Tuesday night at 8 o'clock at the
high school dormitory. Miss Roberts
has planned this affair, which will be
most informal, exclusively for the
soldiers, and is expecting every sol
dier to bring a girl.
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Tuesday Auction Club
The members of the Tuesday auc
tion club will be entertained tomor tomorrow
row tomorrow afternoon at 4 o'clock by Miss
m m. m
Mks Ruth Rich is exnected this
afternoon from Jacksonville and will
be the guest of Mrs. L. R. Chazal un-
tu tomorrow morning, wnen sne win
leave for Gainesville to organize an
Alachua county Red Cross chapter.
Mr. and Mrs. Georere McKean and
daughter Marie and Mr. and Mrs. C.
V Miller and daughter. Alice motor
ed to Tampa this morning, after a
brief visit to Judge ana Mrs. w. o.
Bullock and family.
T? T. TCpatinfr of Ocala. eldest son
of Mrs. T. H. Keating, was wounded
in battle at the French front about
three weeks ago. To keep from alarm alarming
ing alarming his family, in all, probability, he
writes of it very ngnuy. ne says
while he was trying to stop some of
PVifr's hullets he was wounded and
has retired from active service for
awhile. He has been in ranee ior
nearly two years, part of the time
spent in training. Daytona Journal.
A letter was received in Ocala
from Mr. Keating this morning, dated
from "Somewhere in France," in
which he says he is recovering irom
his injuries received the first week in
June. He is waiting and hoping for
the doctors to say he is again ready
for service as he is anxious to get at
Fritz again. Mr. Keating says the
weather is unusually pleasant now
and reminds him of Florida, but the
soldiers rather dread the coming win winter.
ter. winter. Mr. Keating wrote specially to
thank the- little children of Ocala for
the clever joke books they sent to the
wounded soldiers to whom they are
giving great pleasure.
Because her mother will start for
France in a few days to do American
Red Cross work, Miss Mary Barbour
Walker advanced her wedding to Mr.
Edward Lyndon, of Augusta, Ga., and
the ceremony was performed Tuesday
in the St. Ambrose chapel of the
Cathedral of St. John the Divine.
They had expected to have a large
wedding this autumn, and invitations
weer being prepared when Mrs. Bar Barbour
bour Barbour Walker, of Washington, D. C,
the bride's mother, decided to go
abroad earlier than expected. The
ceremony was performed by the
uncle of the bride, the Rev. Dr. Liv Livingston
ingston Livingston Rowe Schuyler, of No. 566 W.
A small reception was held at" the
apartments of Mrs. Walker, No. 411
West 114th street. Mr. Lyndon and
his bride are on their honeymoon trip
through New England. Mrs. Walker
has been doing war relief and Ameri American
can American Red Cross work and is transfer transfer-ing
ing transfer-ing her activities to the war zone.
Among those at the ceremony were
Mr. Lamar Lyndon, of this city and
Augusta, Ga.; Mrs. Livingston Rowe
Schuyler, Mr. and Mrs. George Gor Gordon
don Gordon Battle and Miss Nyra Edgely.
New York Herald.
Miss Walker is the granddaughter
of the late Cof. St. George Rogers, a
one time prominent lawyer of this
state and city. Her mother as Mary
Rogers was considered the South's
most beautiful woman. Both sisters,
Mary, Mrs. Walker, and Leila, now
Mrs. Schuyler, were very popular, be being
ing being introduced to royalty at the court
of Queen Victoria during one of their
many visits to England. Their home
was that beautiful suburban place,
now owned by Mr. and Mrs. Howell,
southwest of our city. Miss Walker
was here as a small child and is re remembered
membered remembered by many of the friends of
her parents and grandfather,
Mr. and Mrs. J. B. Padgett an announce
nounce announce the engagement and ap approaching
proaching approaching marriage of their daugh daughter,
ter, daughter, Isabelle, to Mr. Frederick Coles
Cochrane of Palatka. The wedding,
; which will be a quiet home affair, will
: take place Sept. 20th. Gainesville
! Both Miss Padgett and Mr. Coch Coch-rane
rane Coch-rane have friends here who will be
i interested in the above announcement.
Eastern Star Notice
The Eastern Star sewing circle will
meet at the Masonic hall Wednesday
afternoon at 3:30.
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We have the following Used Cars for Sale.
Each is a bargain at the price quoted and is in
part of the price,
at a slight advance on the unpaid balance, as
prices quoted are cash.
One 1916 Model Maxwell Touring car, brand new
tires, tubes and top. Price.
One Ford Touring Car. ------ -
One Ford Touring Car. - .
Price -----.- ---
One Ford Touring Car
One Overland Roadster, in best of condition, though not a new
car, Good tires, top, curtains shock ,absorbers, (j 2AA AA
bumper, does not need a dollar spent on it tp tJuiMJv
One Maxwell Roadster, in good condition through throughout,
out, throughout, one spair tire and fully equiped, Price.
One Saxon Roadster, brand new tires and tubes,
otherwise in first class condition. Price .1
Sliced Luncheon Meat,
Sliced Beef Loaf,
Sliced Boiled Ham,
Chipped Dried Beef,
Smoked Pork' Sausage in casing,
Smoked Pork Sausage in casing,
Smoked Beef Sausage in casing,
Full Cream Brick Cheese,
McLaren's Imperial Cheese,
Kraft and Pimento Cheese.
Made over to your liking,
with rosy cheeks, hearty ap appetites,
petites, appetites, vigorous digestion and ro robust
bust robust health. Give them a glass oi
this delicious digestant with meals
PORE DIGESTIVE AR0MATICS WITH
. SH1VAR U'MML WATER AX0 GINGER
Nothing-like it for building rich
blood and solid flesh. At all gro grocers
cers grocers and druggists satisfaction or
your money back on first dozen.
Bottled and guaranteed by the cele celebrated
brated celebrated Shivar Mineral Spring, Shel Shel-lon,
lon, Shel-lon, S. C If your regular dealei
cannot supply you telephone
1STRIBUTCLR FOR OCALA.
We Saye the Equipment and Ability
To serve you as yoti ought to b ervied, and when you are not let us
ask you again, to let us know, for thit is the only way we can accomplish
Of coarse, 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 &'Packtna Co.
and the Mountains of Western North Carolina are
now Only Seventeen Hours from Florida by the
Through Service of the
SEABOARD AIR LINE RAILWAY
SOUTHERN RAILWAY SYSTEM
Lv. Ocala S. A. L. Ry ....4:15 p.m.
Lv. Jacksonville S. A. L. Ry 8:10 p.m.
Lv. Columbia Sou. Ry. System 7:05 a.m.
Ar. Hendersonville J3ou. Ry. System. 1:00 a.m.
Ar. Asheville .. ...Sou. Ry. "System., 2:10"p.nft
Ar. Cincinnatti .Scu. Ry. System 8:10 a.m.
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.
SUMMER TOUEIST .FAKES
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 s 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 Philadelphia direct Thursday.
Wireless telegraph on all ships. Accommodations unsurpassed. Res Reservations,
ervations, Reservations, fare or any information cheerfully furnished on appli application.
cation. application. MERCHANTS & MINERS TRAllSPORTATJOH COMPAtiY
H. C. Avery, Agent.
J. F. WARD, T. P. A.,
L. D. JONES, C. A.
FROM . i
$42.05 New York $40.05 Philadelphia
347.80 Chicago $37.55 Cincinnatti
$41.80 St. Louis
Tickets on sale (Jaily with final limit October 31st
THROUGH SLEEPERS DINING CARS
ATLAIWIO eST LB Kin
STANDARD RAILROAD OF THE SOUTH
For tickets and reservations call on
M R. WILLIAMS
T. A., Ocala, Florida.
J. G. KIRKLAND, D. P. A.
THE WINDSOR HOTEL
ia the Heart of the city with Hemming Park for a front yard.
Every modern convenience in ach room. Dining room service is
second to none.
RATES From $1.50 per day per person to $6.00.
ROBERT M. MEYER, J. E. KAVANAUGH
Engraved cards and wedding invi invitations
tations invitations at Gprig's Drug Store. tf.
None but the finest strains of se selected
lected selected garden seeds are used in the
Pakro Seedtape 30 varieties of gar garden
den garden seed and 18 flowers. Clarkson
Hardware Company. tf
Only Direct Line from Jacksonville
Fare Includes Meals and Stateroom Berth
TicketH Now on Sale. Good on Any Ship.
FinaliReturn Limft October;31st.
Write for schedule and further particulars.
H. G. WENZEL, Florida Passenger Agent
327 East Bay Street, Jacksonville, Florida.
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Star ads. are business builders.
OCA LA EVENING, STAR, MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 3, 1917
Rebekahs meet tonight.
Council meets tomorrow evening.
Odd Fellows meet tomorrow night.
Masons meet Thursday evening.
Mr. E. C. Bennett is a Gainesville
Now is the time to plant camphor
trees. Prices low. Call 288. tf
Mr. Robert G. Nelson left Tampa
yesterday for a visit to different
points in the north and east.
Mr. Frank Churchill of the Ocala
National Bank, is spending his vaca vacation
tion vacation with relatives in Webster.
W. K. Lane, m. D Physician and
Surgeon, specialist Eye, Ear, Nose and
Throat. Law Library Building, Ocala,
Messrs. Linn Sanders,, Robert Mac Mac-Kay
Kay Mac-Kay and Carlton Ervin spent Sunday
Mr. S. J. McCully of Fellowship
urn a in thi ritv tnrlav cinA nairl Vio
Star an appreciated call.
Mr. Reuben Blalock leaves tonight
for Columbians. C, where he will
enter the sub-freshman class of the
University of South Carolina.
Frank Roundtree, the negro boot bootlegger,
legger, bootlegger, is on trial before Judge
Smith this afternoon. At Sheriff
Galloway's request, Mr, F. B. Beck Beckham
ham Beckham was specially retmtized to sum
mon a jury.
Ed Carmichael has built a t wall
along the shore at Silver Springs. It
is just like the seawall at St. Augus Augustine,
tine, Augustine, only it isn't so high and not so
Mr. S. M. Grubbs, who resigned his
post as night policeman last week,
has accepted a position as foreman
for the Anthony Farms, and entered
on his duties this morning.
Mr. W. C. Leigh, who has been a
citizen of Tampa for a number of
years, is now on his way to Deming,
N.. M., where he will go in business
with his son George. Deming is the
headquarters of one of the new army
camps and is a very lively place. Mr A
Leigh spent Sunday in Ocala with his
son and daughter-in-law, Mr. and
Mrs. S. E. Leigh.
UCD1UC9 UCUIg U1C UCOV, JCLX VCI O
BUTTERNUT bread : is "made in
Ocala." Insist upon having Carter's
bread from your grocer. 7-tf
Let me figure with you on your oil
engine. W. J. McGehee, distributor, tf
Star ads. are business builders.
Let me quote you on a pumping
outfit. W. J. McGehee, distributor, tf
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URGENT NEED OF 31 EN
FOR THE U. S. NAVY
Now is the time to enlist in the
navy and stand by Old Glory, as there
is an urgent need of men to do duty
on submarine chasers, converted
transports and new ships nearing
completion and soon to be commis commissioned.
sioned. commissioned. The following branches of the
service are open: Apprentice seamen,
firemen, machinists, musicians, cop coppersmiths,
persmiths, coppersmiths, wireless operators. Will
accept telegraph operators without
knowledge of radio work. Enlistment
ages from 18 to 35. We are "also in instructed
structed instructed to enlist a few more colored
men as waiters, $37 to $41 a month,
ages 18 to 35.
The navy pay is equal to any in
civil life. What have you left at the
end of the month, if work is slack,
out of a job, strikes going on, sick sickness
ness sickness in the house with doctor bills to
pay, personal expenses piling up,
which will take months to clear, and
worry. Sit down and think it over,
for if you are in the navy, you travel
to all parts of the world, at the ex expense
pense expense of the government; if you are
sick, your pay goes on just the same;
no worrie sabout lay-offs-and strikes.
The men offers you better induce inducements
ments inducements than you can get in civil life.
After sixteen, twenty an dthiry years
you can retire with a good pension.
How many places can you find in civil
life that will do this? When you Are
old, out you go; a young man takes
your place. In the navy it is the op opposite.
posite. opposite. Postmasters, Take Notice
A bonus of $5 is offered you for
each and every applicant sent in by
you and accepted. Try "and give the
Ocala office all the support you can. 1
am proud to say that we ran third
for accepted applicants last week. Let
us try and be second this week. If
you have any men and it is impossible
for them to call at this office, I would
gladly come to your town and get
them. Let us work hard and together.
Also would be thankful to the public
if they would offer their assistance
and -make recruiting in Ocala a suc success.
cess. success. Thanking you for any services
ithat can be offered this office, I re
Wm. B. Schlereth,
Commissary Steward, U. S. N.
To the Local Board for the County of
Marion, State of Florida, Ocala,
The provost marshal general, act acting
ing acting through W. E. Smith, hereby
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
Ernest W. Shipp, Blitchton.
Guy A. Smith, Summerfield.
Isaiah Graham, Fairfield.'
Horace McLean, Ocklawaha.
, Napoleon B. Steele, Citra.
James Ben, Orange Lake.
Harry C. Gailey, Gasparilla.
Henry Cromety, Romeo.
Douglas Lewis, York.
"Arthur Doddf Flemington.
Marion I. Dean, Morriston.
George Jackson, Ocala.
William V. Newsom, Ocala.
Willie Graham, Ocala.
Frank Thomas, Ocala.
Edrick Frazier, Ocala.
Dick Harrison, Ocala.
Provost Marshal General,
By W. E. Smith.
Ocala, Fla., August 31.
WANTED, LOST, FOUND. FOB
SALE. FOR RENT AND SIM SIM-ILAR
ILAR SIM-ILAR LOCAL NEEDS
FOR SALE Four Fords. R. R. Car Carroll.
roll. Carroll. FOR SLE Small Buick four-passenger
touring car in good repair;
new tires. Belleview Trading Co.,
Belleview, Fla. 13-3w
FOR RENT OR SALE My home
corner Osceola and South Second St.,
either furnished or unfurnished. Mrs.
J. G. Ferguson. 9-l-12t
FOR SALE Lot 110 x 140 second
ward convenient to high school. Small
two-story house, third ward. Both
bargains. W. W. Condon. 17-tf
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
FOR SALE Or trade, 16 acres of
land on line of city limits, all under
fence, 3 drilled wells and vcistern;
some outbuildings. Will sell cheap
and take Ford car in part payment.
H. H. Meadows, Ocala, Fla. 13-lm
I MARE FOR SALE Sound and gen gen-j
j gen-j tie; will work anywhere; $75 will-buy
her. Abner Pooser, 13 South Ninth
street, Ocala, Fla. 3-6t
WANTED A pasture for twenty
'head of muls in reach of Kendrick.
Apply to Sumner Lumber Company,
IZuber, Fla. 3-6t
Four Fords for sale. R. R. Carroll.
ill 11 IMS
(Continued from Third Page,
Mrs. Alice Sinclair left Saturdav
afternoon for a week's visit to friends
in St. Petersburg.
Miss Thelma Noble has returned to
Romeo after a week's visit to Miss
Miss Hannay Ellis has returned
from a pleasant visit to Miss Eloise
Robinson in Orlando.
Mr. W. S. Hilands has returned j
home from a visit to his family and I
parents in Washington.
Don't forget the important Red
Cross meetinsr at the courthouse at
7:30 tonight. All members urged to
Dr. and Mrs. L. H. Van Fncplkpn
have returned home after a delightful
two days motor trip to Orlando, Cler Clermont
mont Clermont and Leesburg.
, Mrs. .Nicholas Heintz and children
have returned home after a month's
visit to Mrs. Heintz's mother, Mrs.
Clark in Nashville, Tenn.
Miss Alice Campbell expects to
leave tomorrow for a two months'
visit in Tullahoma, Ala., Murphrees-
boro and Nashville, Tenn.
Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Phillips and Dr.
and Mrs. J. M. Gross expect to leave
early tomorrow morning for a week's
motor trip down the east coast.
Mrs. Walter Preer and children left
today for a short stay in Jacksonville,
after which they will visit at Pablo
Beach until the opening of school.
Misses Elizabeth Bennett and Car Car-ita
ita Car-ita Camp returned from the lake this
morning. Mr and Mrs. Campand
their guests will return home tomor tomorrow.
Mr. Carl Ayer returned to Mcin Mcintosh
tosh Mcintosh today, leaving Mrs. Ayer and
two children from a week's, visit to
General and Mrs. Alfred Ayer and
"Motherhood" is a beautiful five five-reel
reel five-reel Mutual feature, starring Mar Mar-jorie
jorie Mar-jorie Rambeau, and will be the at attraction
traction attraction at the Temple this afternoon
j a ; Li v
Mrs. George Davis returned from
Ocala Friday, where she had been
called by the sickness and death of
her aunt, Mrs. Frank Turner. Dun Dun-nellon
nellon Dun-nellon Advocate.
The friends of Rev. and Mrs. Ira
R. Barnett, who are at Daytona
Beach, will be delighted to hear their
little baby who has been so ill is.
There was no meeting of the W. C.
T. U. last week owing to the rainy
weather. The W. C. T. U. will meet
I THE BELT j
Most reasonable rates in J
Ocala against Fire, Theft, Col-
lision and Liability.
L T. Izlar Jr. I
I Agent I
I GARY BLOCK, OCALA FLA. I
v PHONE 117
Dr. A. R. Blott
A. E. GERIG
Iclver & MacKay
PHONES 47. 104, 305
CARPENTER AND BUILDER
Careful Estimates made on all Con Contract
tract Contract work. Gives More and Better
Work for the moi.cy than any other
contractor in the e?ty.
'Tuesday afternoon at four o'clock at
the Presbyterian churcll
After several weeks visit with her
nfece, Mrs. Wagnon, in Tampa, Mrs.
D. M. Smith is home again.
I Mrs. C. R. Tydings and Miss Annie
Davis, who have been at Catonsville,
Md., for several months, motored to
Washington today for a week's visit. ;
They will also stop at Fort Meade.
Miss Elizabeth Hocker, who has
been attending the summer term at
Fairmont, Tenn., passed through
Ocala Saturday on her way to Lees Leesburg,
burg, Leesburg, where she will visit her aunt,
Mrs. E. H. Mote until the return of :
her parents from Colorado.
Dr. and Mrs. H. C. Dozier and
children motored to Daytona Beach
yesterday for a month's stay. They
were accompanied by Mrs. B. T. Per Perdue,
due, Perdue, who will visit them for a week.
Dr. Dozier will return toady but will
spend the week ends with his family.
Miss Dorris Murry left yesterday,
for Orange Park, to bethe guest of
Misses Fanny and Rosebud Robinson
until tonight. Miss Murry will go to
Chicago to spend several weeks with
Miss Jane Frey and will probably
visit Misses Dorothy and Marion
Long in Syracuse, N. Y., before re returning
turning returning home the first of October.
One of the biggest and most suc
cessful Mutual pictures ever screened
will, be seen at the Temple today.
Motherhood has been largely ad
vertised in cities weeks before it was
shown and was invariably held sev several
eral several days longer than it was schedul
ed. Marjorie Rambeau, a noted legi
timate stage favorite, takes the lead leading
ing leading role.
Mrs. J. R. Moorhead" lef t today for
Tallahassee, to take a two-weeks'
course at the Woman's College, to fit
her better for carrying on her work
in this county.
Mrs. H. F. Altman and daughter,
Miss Garnet Bose. returned this
morning from a two days stay in Or
lando, where they went to pay a visit
to Mr. Altman.
Mrs. Calvin West and two pretty
children have returned from a visit to
relatives in Kentucky and Tennessee.
Mr. and Mrs. Max Israelson reach reached
ed reached home this morning from Pablo
Beach, where they spent Sunday. Mrs.
Israelson has been with her mother
in Salisbury, N. C, all summer. Her
friends here are glad to see her
After several weeks of treatment
at the hospital, Mrs. William Little Little-dale
dale Little-dale was able to return to her home
NEW MEMBERS OF THE
RED CROSS SOCIETY
Since the list of members of the
Red Cross was last printed, the fol following
lowing following new names have been added:
W. L. Akin.
Miss Daisy Bell, Mrs. E. Black Black-shear,
shear, Black-shear, -B. J. Benson, Philip Burns,
Lenora Burney, Robert C. Black, C.
O. Barnes, G. Z. Bentley, C. C. Bry Bryant,
ant, Bryant, Mrs. C. C. Bryant, Wiley H. Bur Bur-ford.
ford. Bur-ford. W. H. Clark, J. F. Cocowitch, J. B.
Carlisle Jr., G. S. Collier, Henry F.
Ruth Dreher, E. .W. Davis, G. S.
Davis, M. J .Dixon.
Miss Annie Benton Fuller, Frances
Gary, D. G. Ghiotto, D. Gegnor, M. N.
L. V. Hilton, W. H. Hoffman, G. G.
A. W. Inglis.
F. W. Johns, C. T. Johnson.
W. W. King, W. N. Knight, Mrs.
H. R. Keister, H. G. Kirkland.
H. R. Luff man.
Miss Annie MacKay, Howard Mac Mac-Kay,
Kay, Mac-Kay, C. R. Murphy.
V. S. McClaron.
P. H. Nisle, J. J. Nelson, S, T.
T. M. Pierce, Mrs. T. M. Pierce, F.
J. F. Rorex, Mrs. J. F. Rorex, S. F.
M. Sumner, Mrs. M. H. Stovall.
Elmer B. Turner, J. W. Tally, Mrs.
J. W. Tally.
Miss Byrd Wartmann, G. P. Webb.
C. B. Zewadski.
OCALA FflATERHAL ORDERS
v KNIGHTS OF PYTHIAS m
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.
E. L. Stapp, C. C.
CLts. K. Sage, K. of R. S.
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 King Camp No. 14 meets at
the K. of JP. 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.
ORDER OF EASTERN STAR
Ocala Chapter, No. 29, O. E.
meets at Yonge' hall the second im.
fourth Thursday evening! of eaLi
nonth -at 730 o'clock.
Mrs. Rosalie Condon, Secretary.
Mrs. Susan Cook, W. M.
See Blalock Brothers for Goodrich
touring information. tf
and when appetite lass
brings to the hot.
mouth a freshness and
a soothing balm that
coaxes back the enthu enthusiasm
siasm enthusiasm of health.
Thousands of soldiers
In Europe have cause
to thank Wrisley's for
It's tonic effect.
The Flavor Lasts
, us- mum
lis now a universally acknowledged necessity. No business man is
prepared to meet the daily affairs of his business if .he is not pro protected
tected protected with
We represent not only the best fire insurance', companies, but
also the highest class INDEMNITY AND BONDING concerns in
the world. Talk is over with us.
1 D. W. DAVIS;
IDEAL BOARDING SCHOOL
Courses in Classics, Science and Commerce. Also
OPENS FOR THE FALL TERM,
LET US NAME
OCALA -.- FLORIDA
NOTICE TO CREDITORS
Notice is hereby given to all cred creditors,
itors, creditors, legatees, distributees, and all
other persons having claims or de demands
mands demands against the estate of Andrew
Olson, deceased, to present the same
to the undersigned, duly proven
within two years from this date, to to-witt
witt to-witt This 4th day of August, A. D. 1917.
As Administrator of the Estate of
Andrew Olson, Deceased. 8-6-mon
Let Blalock Bros, do your tire and
tube repairing, promtply and efficient efficiently.
ly. efficiently. 107 Ocklawaha Ave. 29-6t
i till y f 5
l hi ili.ujLihUA uiiLiijjAj, uiai),
ixl OCALA, FWr
FOR YOUMG GENTLEME
Send. for Catalogue.
F. Benedict, Director.
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 12, 1917.
RATES Twenty-five words
or less one time 25 cents;
three times 50 cents; six
times 75 cents. Over twenty-five
words, and under fif fifty,
ty, fifty, double above rate.
This' rate is for consecutive
insertions. Special rate
the month. Try them out.
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