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The Ocala evening star
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Ocala Evening Star
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Began in 1895; ceased in 1943.
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Description based on: Vol. 1, no. 5 (June 24, 1895).
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Fair tonight and Saturday, slight slightly
ly slightly warmer Saturday northwest por portion.
tion. portion. OCALA, FLORIDA. FBJ DAY, NOVEMBER 2. 1917.
VOL. 28, NO. 265.

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Cadoma Has Savel the Bulk of His
Forces and' in Better Position
will Renew the Conflict
. (Associated Press)
Teuton and Italian artillery forces
are battling on the Tagliamento riv river,
er, river, but whether General Cadorna, the
Italian commander, expects to make
a final stand there or attempt to
check the enemy until he can estab establish
lish establish his line farther back is still un uncertain.
certain. uncertain. Evidently the Austro-Ger-mans
expected to. try to cross the
river soon.
e Italian forces are now behind
agliamento riveV from the Car-
Alps to the Adriatic, while the
eutons have reached the western
bank of the river. The Teutons cap captured
tured captured important bridgeheads on a 30 30-mile
mile 30-mile front but official statements do
not state if they crossed the river,
or is it certain that Gen. Cadorna
makr'a cfetermined 'stand here.
He could check the invaders with a
comparatively small force at the
Tagliamento river, while firmly es establishing
tablishing establishing his line vn the Piava river
25 miles farther back. The Italians
doubtless destroyed all bridges after
' taking the major portion of their
forces across.
Italian cavalry has entered into ac action
tion action on a large scale for the first time
j in the war. The mounted troops have
' made brilliant charges, obstructing
I the advance of the enemy.
Petrograd, Nov. 2. In an attack
on Turkish vessels, irf Ada Ba"y on the
Black Sea, near the Bosphoros, Rus Russian
sian Russian torpedo boats sunk a Turkish
torpedo boat and destroyed two Turk Turkish
ish Turkish -steamers-, and a naval battery. ......
With the -American Army in
France, Nov. li -First, battalions of
Americans in the trenches have been
relieved by others. Relief, which is
considered one of the critical periods
when the enemy by shelling the ap-
oaches to the positions may inflict
heavy damage, was accomplished suc successfully.
cessfully. successfully. Apparently the enemy was
not aware of what was going on with
the men back in billets. It now is
permitted to mention for the first
time, that the casualties were negli negligible.
gible. negligible. In fact, mormen are suffer suffering
ing suffering with "trench feetX thin with ser-
"ious wounds.
From a military. standpoint the ex experience
perience experience gained by the Americans is
considered of a very high value in the
trainings of contingents which are yet
to arrive on French soil.
It was a tired, wet, miid-caked body
of men that returned to billets. The
men had only two clear days while in
the trenches. !. Before anything else
they required a bath, first with gaso gasoline
line gasoline and then water.
Today the sun was shining brightly
and the returned soldiers spent most
of the time sunningi themselves and
their belongings.
Tonight the returned battalions are
clean and ready to go back again.
Washington, Nov. 2. First Lieut.
Devere H. Harden of Burlington, Va.,
signal officers' reserve corps, was the
first American wounded after part
of General Sibert's forces entered the
trenches in France last week.
Copenhagen, Nov. 2. A German
warship has been sunk- in the sound,
according to a dispatch from Malmo,
Sweden. It is reported that the ves vessel
sel vessel struck a mine.
When you have plumbing or elec electrical
trical electrical contracting, let us furnish you
estimates. No job too large and none
too small, tf H. W. Tucker.
.Owing to the increase in price of
labor, hay and gram, cost and upkeep
of -au vnrn ent. it becomes necessary
Fgned transfer and dray
'Ocala to operate under
aivctbca. jl- ii uuiv, tsvri;. ttuu
1- JJ?l! 1 A. i
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t n aaaiuonai irunK.
CartagiSr Rates : Per load, single
team, $1; double team, $2.
White Star Line T. & S. Co.
Red Line Transfer Co.
Willie Parker, Drayman.
. Henry P. Gillen, Drayman.
Rufus Kirby, Drayman.
John Brown, Drayman.
Lonnie Sanders, Drayman. 2t



Russians, Who Have Borne the Brunt,
Claim Aid from the Allies
as Their Right
(Associated Press)
PeCrograd, Nov. 2. Russia, 'worn
out by the strain of war, must have
help, Premier Kerensky told the As Associated
sociated Associated Press today. The premier
said that Russia claimed as her right
that the other Allies should now
shoulder the burden which he said
Russia had borne faithfully. He de
clared that Russia was not out of the
war. The Russian premier declared
Russia had been fighting eighteen
months longer than England anf had
been fighting her battles alone. "Rus "Russia
sia "Russia has fought consistently since thfc
beginning," the premier declared.
"Russia v. at the beginning saved
France and England from disaster.
The people who say we are out of the
war have short memories. At pres
ent Russian public opinion is greatly
agitated by the question, 'Where is
Great Britain's fleet, now that the
German fleet is in the Baltic?'" The
premier stated it wasN impossible for
America to send troops but the Unit United
ed United States could send boots, leather,
iron and money, the last he added em emphatically.
phatically. emphatically. He said the masses were
worn out economically and the people
doubted the possibility of attainment
of their hopes.
There will be a very important
meeting of the Marion county agri agricultural
cultural agricultural committee in the courthouse
Tuesday, Nov. 6, at 10 a. m.
The members of this committee and
any others interested are requested
to be present as two subject of spe special
cial special importance will be taken up at
this meeting.
- Hog cholera; after a few months of
comparative freedom from this dis disease,
ease, disease, it has appeared f in different
parts of the county and it will take
quick and concerted efforts on the
part of the farmers- to save them,
selves from great loss fromthis dis disease.
ease. disease. The livestock sanitary board of
the state was created to assist the
U. S. department of agriculture i
handling this disease. While nothing
lias been done so far by this board, I
am trying to get one of the members
of the board to be present that day
and explain what we- can expect from
that body. Dr. Logan, the U. S. de
partment specialist in charge of hog
cholera work in the state, will be
present. 7 This subject is of vital im importance
portance importance to every person in the coun
ty, whether ne is a farmer or not and
the county agricultural committee in intends
tends intends to leave no stone unturned in an
effort to control this disease.
The. labor problem for next year'&
crop is causing the farmer a great
deal of worry The insistent call for
increased production and the growing
scarcity of labor is troubling us and
we want to discuss any plan which
might give us relief from this short shortage.
age. shortage. The U. S. department labor
specialist may be present at this
meeting and tell us what he has been
able to find qut in regard to laboi
condition elsewhere and what we
can expect in the line of extra help
for next year.
'With these two important subjects
to be discussed a good meeting is as assured.
sured. assured. R. W. Blacklock,
v County Agent.
Whereas, the governor of the state
of, Florida, pursuant to the request
of the Florida .Federation of Wom Women's
en's Women's Clubs, has issued a proclamation
setting apart the week commencing
November fifth, 1917, and concluding
November tenth, 1917, as "Clean-Up
Week," thniout this state, and has
called upon the officials and residents
Of the several cities to assist In car carrying
rying carrying out this proclamation, and
Whereas, this is a cause that
touches closely the health and wel welfare
fare welfare of our citizens,ahd the. mayors
of the cities of this state are issuing
their proclamations seating aside such
week for this purpose,
Now therefore t J. E. Chace, as
mayor of the city of )cala, do hereby
proclaim the week commencing with
the fifth day of November, 1917, and
concluding with the tenth day of
November, 1917, as "Clean-Up Week"
in and for the city of Ocala, and do
call upon all of the citizens arid
residents thereof to co-operate with
the Woman's Club in this movement.
This the 30th day of October, 1917.
. J. E. Chace,
Mayor of the City of Ocala.
Attest: H7 C. Sistrunk, Clerk.
A human life may depend nnon' the
accuracy and promptness with which
a prescription, is looked, after. Both
are features at the Court Pharmacy.



Lansing j Says Muscovites WTon't Quit
and America Makes Them
Another Loan
(Associated Press)
Washington, Nov. 2. Secretary ol
State Lansing authorizes the state statement
ment statement that neither on the basis of offi official
cial official reports or Premier Kerensky's
statement could it be said that Rus Russia
sia Russia was ready to-quit the war. He
said the government interpreted its
instructionsto the contrary. The gov government's'
ernment's' government's' apparent faith in Russia
is shown in arranging a loan of $31,
000,000 on credits previously arrang arranged
ed arranged for.
. Allied diplomats were said to un understand
derstand understand the Russian situation and
have already Jtaken steps to send sup supplies.
plies. supplies.
Notwithstanding the withdrawals
of large numbers of German troops
for the Italian campaign, 147 Central
Power divisions are facing the Rus Russians,
sians, Russians, the Russian embassy an
Is Strongly Exemplified by the Con-j
duct of American Soldiers
in England
(Associated Press)
London (Correspondence). Sever
al detachments of American soldiers
in training for aviation work' are now
located at aerodromes within the con
fines of Greater London, and are seen
during their leisure house sightseeing
about the city or doing their shopping
along Regent street, Bond street, or
in the shops around Oxford Circus.
To the British eye, the notable
ference between tne Americans in
training and the British squads along
side them, is a somewhat more demo-
ciatic flavor in the American ranks.
In one American camp, the spirit of
self-government is carried so far that
no commissioned officer is on duty
there at present, the detachment be being
ing being under command of a senior non noncommissioned
commissioned noncommissioned officer. He is common commonly
ly commonly called "sergeant-major" about the
camp, although his correct title,
which suggests the navy rather than
the army, is master signalling elec electrician.
trician. electrician. When the United States came into
the .war, this officer was in charge of
a group of men on constructional
work in the United States. The men
under him have been recruited chief chiefly
ly chiefly from automobile factories, with a
sprinkling of young collegians. The
squad is at present edvoting its time
to learning the construction of an
airplane. The men 'are at times a
little impatient 'about the deliberate
methods of the English instructors,
and would rather have f a little less
theory and a little more practice. But
they know that the practice is only a
matter of a few weeks now.
In the matter of discipline, the
Americans are a little less observant
of -the letterof the law then the
British recruits. "For instance," said
one, "we temper custom with judg judgment.
ment. judgment. If an officer looks as if he was
tired of raising his arm we don't
bother him. We don't go around the
streets salute-hunting."
Citra, Nov. 1. Mr. J. R. Williams
returned Sunday from a trip to Ok Oklahoma.
lahoma. Oklahoma. Mr. E. L. Wartmann and William
Driver motored to Eustis Saturday
and spent Sunday with Mr. and-Mrs.
Allison Wartmann.
Mr. and. Mrs. Harry Barcus and
children of Leesburg spent Sunday
with Mr. and Mrs. D. S. Barcus.
Mrs. W. E. Tonner, Miss Fanny
Kells and Mr. L. S. Borland arrived
Saturday from, Steubenville, Ohio.
Mrs. Partridge and daughter, Mrs.
Johnson and children, have returned
to Citra after a few1 weeks visit to
Mr. and Mrs. Kramer Feagle ar
rejoicing over the arrival of a little
baby girl.
The ladies of the Civic League gave
a Hallowe'en party at
house Friday night.
the school
An Ocala physician was called this
morning to see the little daughter of
Mrs. W. J. Crosby.
W. K. Lane, M. D Physician and
Surgeon, specialist Eye, Ear, Nose and
Throat Law Library Building, Ocala.
Florida. tf
Have your prescriptions filled at
Gerig's by registered pharmacists, tf


Food Administration will Prevent
Unfair Profits Being Made
on Cotton Seed
(Associated Press)
Washington, Nov. 2. Regulations
to govern the cotton seed business to
be issued tomorrow are designed to
protect the producers and prevent
any one handling it from the produc producers
ers producers to the consumer obtaining an un unfair
fair unfair profit, the food administration
announced today.
Probably They Will Let the Law
Alone When They Come
Out of Prison
(Associated Press)
Sioux Falls, Nov, 2. Prison sen sentences
tences sentences ranging froma year and a day
to two years and fines were imposed
on twenty-six German socialists con convicted
victed convicted of conspiracy to obstruct the
draft law. v
Poetically Owns It, his Chance
(Associated Press)
Concord, N. C, Nov. 2. The plea
for a change of venue in the trial of
Gaston Means, charged with murder murdering
ing murdering Mrs. Maude King, was denied and
the trial will proceed immediately.
The trial date was set for Nov 26,
after the state requested time to have
a special venire drawn.
The freedom of this county so fai
from boll weevil is going to make a
great demand from non-resident
farmers for cotton lands the coming
season, j Already many have come
here to locate and rent land and we
believe that many times the acreage
will be planted in cotton the coming
season than was this. If the boll
weevil does strike Marion county, it
will probably not be in large num numbers
bers numbers the next season, and even should
the insects come? by early planting
all but the top fruit can have time to
mature before the bug gets in its
work. We understand one firm from
the weevil-infested sections of West
Florida has just leased a big farm
close to the city on the west and will
plant 300 acres to cotton. These men
will plant their corn, pinders, etc., at
home in West Florida, and plant the
farm here to cotton only.
The American Red Cross through
the directors of the Southern Divis Division,
ion, Division, has asked all chapters to rush
work on hospital garments and sur surgical
gical surgical supplies.
The Marion County Chapter, Ocala
branch, is without funds for material
at the moment. The chapter needs for
immediate work about two hundred
($200) dollars, and the finance com committee
mittee committee ffels that it will be necessary
to make a canvass for this, believing
that this sum will be voluntarily and
cheerfully given.
Please send your subscriptions to
the chairman of the committee at
Gerig's Drug Store. This is urgent.
J. J. Gerig, Chairman.
Jake Brown.
Clarence Camp,
J. E. Chace,
C. S. Cuilen,
W. T. Gary,
D. E. Mclver,
H. D. Stokes,
Finance Committee.
Mr. E. E. Dobbs resumed charge of
the Florida House yesterday, after a
six months' leave to Mr. T. M. Shaw.
The Florida House, under Mr.
Dobbs' ownership and management,
has become one of the best hotels in
the state, and the many compliments
handed him by the patrons of the
house are' well deserved. He usually
has the house full to verflowing dur during
ing during the winter months, and even tho
travel is lighter in the summer, it is
nearly always filled up. The table at
the Florida House, as well as its neat neat-able
able neat-able comment from patron's,
ly kept rooms, is the subject of favor-
Thin paper edition of selected re-
'prints at THE BOOK SHOP. 3t


Adopted by the American Defense
Society in Session in New
York City
(Associated Press)
New York, Nov. 2. A platform of
eight planks designed as a construc constructive
tive constructive program for the prosecution of
the war to a definite victory has been
adopted by the American Defense
Society, it was announced yesterday,
and.wijlbe submited for discussion
and approval to the chambers of com commerce
merce commerce throughout the country and to
the Chamber of Commerce of' the
United States at Washington. The
purpose of the committee of the Am American
erican American Defense Society which drew up
the program is announced to be to
solidify the nation in the prosecution
of the War. The proposals advocated
by the society in its war platform
are: f
That the administration, at Wash Washington
ington Washington be urged to send an over overwhelming
whelming overwhelming force to France.
To intern alien enemies and enemj
sympathizers whose conduct imperils
or impedes the war.
To warn. Germany, that departures
by her from the rules of war will not
be endured.
To forbid the publication of news newspapers
papers newspapers and magazines in the German
language during the war. 1
That Congress be asked -at its next
session to declare that a state of war
exists with "Austria, Bulgaria and
Turkey; to expel any disloyal mem
bers and' to enact a law prohibiting
the issuance of new securities except
by Federal license.
It is recommended to "various au
thorities'', that they forbid the com compulsory
pulsory compulsory study of German in the pub public
lic public schools.
This session, of the Marion Baptist
Association is proving one of the
best in the history of the association.
Large numbers are present repre representing
senting representing the churches, the churches
have made substantial gains in mem membership
bership membership and finances for the year. The
women alone have made a gain oter
last year of five hundred dollars. Re Reports
ports Reports were made yesterday on tem temperance,
perance, temperance, periodicals, aged ministers,
education, Sunday school and B. Y.
P. U. Rev. A. B. Cannady, the field
representative v of the Baptist Wit
ness, was present and made an ex excellent
cellent excellent talk on religious literature
and the necessity of the Witness in
every Baptist home. After the read
ing of the report oh education and
a short discussion by Mr. R. L. Tur Turner,
ner, Turner, Dr. W. L. Mahon, pastor of the
Main street Baptist church of Jack Jacksonville
sonville Jacksonville and, chairman of the trus
tees of Columbia College, delivered
an impressive address on Christian
education and the need of Columbia!
College. The night service was un-i
der the direction of the Woman's!
Missionary Union. Mrs. E. Van Hood!
was in charge and the program was
excellent in every feature. Those tak
ing part on the program were: Mrs. J
T. N. Strange of Dunnellon, scripture!
reading; Mrs. E. T. Helvenston, re report
port report on woman's work;, solo, Miss
Marguerite Porter; one minute talks
on what the Y. W. A. has meant to
me: Miss Winnie Hunt, Miss Mar Marguerite
guerite Marguerite Porter and Miss Roberts of
Anthony; report of the work in the
W. M. U. in the Marion association,
Mrs. E. Van Hood; duet, Miss Por
ter and Mr. Gates; demonstration, a
tableau; "The Cross and the Flag,"
by Miss Marguerite Edwards ancj Mr.
Frank Gates. Mrs. H. C. Peelman of
Jacksonville, secretary for the W. M.
U. of the state was present and de delivered
livered delivered an inspiring talk on the work
of the Florida women in home and
foreign lands. The program was one
of the most helpful of the entire con convention.
vention. convention. The reports on the various mis missions
sions missions (state, home and foreign) are
being discussed today. Rev. T. F.
Hendon of the state mission board
discussed at the elevent o'clock horn
efficiency methods and presented to
the association the plans of the state
board. The methods of work are
modern and will increase the efficien efficiency
cy efficiency of the churches as well as increase
the amounts for benovelence and cur current
rent current expenses, if adopted and worked
with any degree of faith and enthus enthusiasm.
iasm. enthusiasm. The last session will be held today.
Three places have invited the asso association
ciation association to meet with them next year,
Morriston, Micanopy and Island
Grove. The matter of time and place
is not in the hands of a committee.
Those going out to attend today's
sessions are Messrs. W. T. Gary, R.
F. Rogers, John Edwards, Dr. E. Van
Hood, Dr. Bunyan Stephens and Mrs.
W. T. Gary, Mrs. R. A. Burford, Mrs.
R. S. Hall, Mrs. L. W. Duval, Mrs.
Lanier Robertson, Mrs Paul Durand,
Mrs. M. C. Davis and Mrs. Van Hood.


Caused Another Mutiny Among Sail
ors on German Battle Battleships
ships Battleships at Kiel
(Associated Press)
London, Nov. 2. Three officers "and,
a number of sailors of the German
navy were killed in "another" mu mutiny
tiny mutiny at Kiel early in September, ac-
cording to a dispatch from Amster Amsterdam
dam Amsterdam to the Daily Express, which
claims to have authentic details. The
outbreak occurre don the battleships
Kronprinz and Schleswig-IIolstin and
started when the men revolted
against draft into the submarine ser service.
Sailors on the Kronprinz threw Ad Admiral
miral Admiral Schmidt overboard. He resist resisted
ed resisted but was forced to leave Kiel.
Other officers were stabbed and
thrown into the sea., All the sailors
participating in the mutiny were ar arrested.
rested. arrested. WILL BE A LONG WAR
(Associated Press)
London, Npv. 2. Between 40 and
50 per cent of the German submar
ines operating in the North Sea, the
Arctic and the Atlantic since the be beginning
ginning beginning of the war have been sunk,
said Sir Eric Gecfdes, first lord of the
admiralty, in the house of commons
yesterday. "We must lay plans for a
long war' said Sir Eric. "I see no
sign of its being a short one."
Macon, Ga., Nov. 2. Private John
J. Mayo, Company I, 124th Infantry,
of Marianna, Fla., died yesterday of
pneumonia at the base hospital, Camp
Wheeler. The body will be taken
home. Private John W. Lee, Com Company
pany Company B, 124th Infantry, Careyville,
Fla., also died yesterday morning at
the hospital of pneumonia. Both men
were sick only a few days.
There are lots of bargains to be
had; -and you probably have as been
an eye for them as anybody. Did you
ever think of the best "buy" you ever
made for a quarter?
You. can get a lot of different things
for 25 cents; a list of them would be
quite an extensive one. You can get
a couple of pretty good cigars; you
can get a stick of shaving soap; half
a dozen fairly good lead pencils; you
can get a pretty decent pair of cotton
socks; you may even think a 25 cent
necktie will do. A quarter used to to-pay
pay to-pay for a couple of collars; not now.
You can think of a lot of things
you can do with a quarter, but you
will not be able to think of anything
that will begin to give you as much
pleasure or real satisfaction for 25
cents, as .to come in to the Star office
and subscribe it for our fund for
sending a kit of smokes t soldiers.
The value of this kit if you bought
it for yourself, without the post-card
would be 45 cents. The transporta transporta-tion
tion transporta-tion of it, to the soldier at the front
is taken care of; the French govern government
ment government permits it to enter France duty
free, and agrees to transmit the post postcard
card postcard back to you for one cent.
So much actual, tangible value you
get for 25 cents. But if you add to
rthatah estimated value in the pleas-
ure, comiort, solace, wnicn tne con contents
tents contents of your gift package 'will give
to the soldier of your country in
France it can't be estimated accur accurately
ately accurately youll see that you're getting
the biggest 25 cent bargain you ever
had. When you see a bargain like
this, grab it.
The fund now stands:
Previously reported $50.50
Mrs. J. C. Jackson, Ocala..... 1.00
Mrs. J. H. Dean, Ocala 1.00
Mrs. J. H. Taylor, Ocala 1.00
Mrs. E. F. Newport,
Eastlake, Fla 50
See Silver Springs through? the
glass-bottomed boat. Scenery not to
be had in any other part of the Unit United
ed United States. Largest flowing and most
beautiful springs in the world, some something
thing something that can't be described or ex exaggerated;
aggerated; exaggerated; real geisers und?r water,
the Blue Grotto, Bridal Chamber,
Florida Snow Storm, Ladies' Parlor
and other beautiful spots too numer numerous
ous numerous to mention. Price, $1 and $1.50;
children under 12 years of age half
fare. If dissatisfied, money refunded.
. C.,(Ed.) Carmichael,
Owner and Manager.
Advertise in tr : Star.




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Billions for defense, but not a dime
for indemnity.
Palm Beach county, the home of
Joe Earman, has gone dry.
There are times when the difference
between a traitor and a trader be becomes
comes becomes too slight to bother about.
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fvnn fl will fiorllfc t flip PTlH. i Onlv
the end, and the little end at that, of
her country is lett.
After the war is over, it is going to
make a man darned unpopular to
have a fortune he made out of the
necessities of his country.
Allie Angle says the war, rill be
over, in ninety days. Allie is one of
the most, clever men hi the state, and
the most competent to fool himself.
It is true that the English pay less
for bread .than Americans do, but it
is also true that the reason f or, that
is that the British government has
subsidized the bakers.
Their allies have not done their
duty by Italy. They could have spar
ed to the Italians some of the heavy
forces lined up on the western front,
and doing1 so might have avoided the
present disastrous defeat.
, Not a single white man was before
our court for trial last week. One
murder case only, and that was evi evidently
dently evidently the1 act of a man made 'crazy
by drink. This shows that r we have
a pretty good record in Sumteivcoun--ty
for obedience to the law Sumter
County Times. ; f V
Sumter is a dry county.
While Austrians, Bulgars... and
Turks are fiercely attacking, our
f riend3, the Italians,; our government
persists in the fiction that we arejaot
at war with any one of those nations.
One of .these enemy countries, Bul Bulgaria,
garia, Bulgaria, maintains a diplomatic delega delegation
tion delegation at our national capital, said del delegation
egation delegation o doubt being a nest of spies
for Germany. V
Some friend, name unsigned, but
evidently a lady,; writes to the Star
a note in which she says:
"It f s quite true that there has
been no marked increase in morality,
and there can, and will not, be until
there is one set district for the im immoral."
moral." immoral." f r
Ws are afraid that if all the people
who are immoral, according to this
frond's standard, were shut up in a
district, those who are moral accord according1
ing1 according1 to the same standard, would find
it no large they would not be able to
do a day's work without going thru
it. What is morality anyhow? It is
peifoptly correct to do in some places
thins it. wculd be incorrect to do in
other places. In our opinion, the only
people who" can claim to be truly

moral are those who are exposed to
temptation and who have strength to
resist it. It is no particular virtue to
keep yourself clean when you don't
have to go in dirty places. Many
people behave themselves because it
is easy and convenient for them to
do so. Others behave themselves be because
cause because they are afrafd to do "other "otherwise.
wise. "otherwise. Let our friend sit in judgment
on herself and decide that she could
overcome temptation with no help but
her own willpower before she begins
to lay out the lines for a district to
iold those she thinks should be con confined
fined confined in it.

Los Angeles, Oct. 26. Is the Hoov
er program putting, the cart before
the horse? Will the fact that the fed
eral food administration is bending
every energy to keep farm products
on a lower selling basis defeat the
very object desired ? What induce
ment is there to increase, acreage
when the growers are kept in an un
certainty as to prices even more is
told that prices will be regulated aft after
er after the goods get into the hands of
the wholesaler. In an editorial this
week Marshall V. Hartranft of the
Fruit World comes nearer expressing
the views .of the large California dis distributers
tributers distributers of fruits and vegetables
than any other printed view. This
editorial has been broadly and gen generally
erally generally commended as not only logical
but particularly fitting present condi conditions.
tions. conditions. The article will be read with
interest by growers in all parts of the
country. It follows:
"If bread goes to 25c. a loaf" it will
bring American, cities so near the
point of starvation that they will au automatically
tomatically automatically release the horde of non nonessential
essential nonessential labor that still clings to pur
over-populated centers and it will
flow to the assistance of agriculture.
We think government energies are
being applied in the wrong direction
and the American people will go clear
through to chaos and back before we
get fairly started on this war if the
government does not stop its attempt
to make food prices tumble. We are
raising wages in the cities to compen compensate
sate compensate for the advanced cost of living
and in doing it are attracting labor
from the farms. Raising yourself by
your boot straps is scientific when
compared with the economic farce of
trying to compensate for declining
food supplies by raising wages to city
labor, which is divorced fsom the
land. The way to -stimulate food pro production
duction production is to advance the wages of
farm labor. The way to advance the
wages of, farm labor is to raise the
threat of price control on foodstuffs,
until the non-essential lajbor elements
of the population centers are first
starved "out of their useless avoca avocations
tions avocations and simultaneously attracted to
the field of agricultural industry. We
are shipping trainloads of brood sows
and milch cows to the slaughter house
because of the lack of labor and we
are right now creating a famine in
butter fat and meat for 1918 and 1919
which jio amount of 'bond issues or
fiat money can then remedy..
. "Government retardation of food
prices is an opiate the after effects
of which will be dire famine. The.
power of ; price control given to the
food administrator hangs as the
sword of Damocles over air agricul agricultural
tural agricultural industry. There is timidity
where there should be confidence. The
threat of price control alone does the
harm. Raisin "growers caught in the
pinch have recently paid $10 a day to
get their product to the bins. Pros Prospective
pective Prospective grain planters stand between
labor famine on one side and govern government
ment government price restriction on the other.
' "Supervision of storage and tradfe
combinations are justifiable in a de degree;
gree; degree; but price retardation on agricul agricultural
tural agricultural products is a walking backward
proposition and is an v outgrowth of
the false philosophies on wages and
price taught by the "illy informed la labor
bor labor unions of the country. Those
false theories will not stand the test
of war times. Dean Hunt of Berk Berkeley
eley Berkeley meant America must attract or
drive one-fourth of her urban popu population
lation population back to agricultural pursuits,
either as laborers or farm proprie proprietors.
tors. proprietors. If we are unable to bring this
about the time will arrive when the
German orthe Japanese government
will be ordained of God and coming
events to snow us now. The non nonessential
essential nonessential labor and wasted man power
frr our cities consists of about one one-third
third one-third the bank employees, half the
dentists, half the lawyers, half the
printers, two-thirds of the preachers,
and 97 per cent of the real estate
men, and so forth. Twenty-five cent
bread will give them a whiff of new
mowihay, and if that does not, then
let bread go to 40c the loaf.
"If the administration does not
dare attempt the process of starving
out the ulcerated conditions of Amer American
ican American cities it has but the one alterna alternative
tive alternative of, importing Asiatic labor for
the western farms. Coolie labor is
another economic opiate but along alongside
side alongside of the vicious theory of raising
city .wage scales to compensate for
declining foodstuffs it has the advant advantage
age advantage of solving this problem even
though it plant the seed of some dif difficulties
ficulties difficulties for t the next generation to
handle." Produce News.
.The Hoover administration has un undertaken
dertaken undertaken a wide-spread program and
daubtless there are flaws in it. The
Star believes in the infallibility of
the law of supply and demand, at the
same time, it thinks that extortion is
a crime and it is as much the duty
of the government to try to repress
extortion as any other crime. One of
Mr.. Hoover's ieas is to awaken the
public conscience, so the people will

not practice extortion on 'the one
hand nor indulge in wastefulness on
the other. If this could be done, no
regulations would be necessary.
There is, however, a great deal of
truth in the dispatch to the New i.
Our small towns are cumbered and
our cities are fairly swarming with
parasites. Men who can make little
or nothing at "genteel or easy jobs,
or who can't obtain any such jobs,
live from hand to mouth, or by down downright
right downright grafting, and in the case of
criminals by robbery. The govern government
ment government has some chance to make the
latter class useful the former is be beyond
yond beyond its reach.
If things keep on going as they are
going now, however, the time isn't

far off when this class will have to
find work or starve. This wouldn't
be so regrettable, but for the fact
that they will bring many useful
people to starvation with them.
In the meantime, not only are mil
lions of fertile acres untended, but a
large proportion of the farms we
have are not fully cultivated. Almost
anywhere the farmers are in need of
more hands to help tend their fields
and care for their stock.
Almost any man can do farm work.
It comes hard at first on those not
used to it, but there is always some something
thing something around a farm that a willing
man can do. Almost any man who
would rather earn his board and a
little money every day by honest
work than sit in an office whose rent
he can't pay, or stand idle on the
street corners, could find enough
work to earn his keep in one or three
hours work.
If this war goes on much longer, it
will bring this world down to a test
of a survival of the fittest. It will
tear things to pieces, but if it kills all
the useless people, even if a lot of
the useful ones go with them, it will
be a better world twenty years from
walk from town."
A move is on foot to secure a par pardon
don pardon for Robert Lassiter, a white man
sent up from Volusia county for the
wanton murder while he, Lassitei-,
was drunk, of Charles Womble,. a
half-witted boy. There is not much
use in trying to obtain a pardon for
an able-bodied negro convict, who can
do six days good work every week
on the state farm, and who can be
hired out to the lessees. But a whiU
man, who costs more than he is worth
in the prison, and who can scare up
a. little money on the outside, stands
a pretty good chance of a pardon, no
matter what his crime.
One of the uses to which a portion
of the big war fund of the Y. M. C.
A. is to be put is that of caring for
the war prisoners. There are about
14,000,000 men under arms for the
Allies and some six million prisoners
of war. These prisoners are really
suffering more than any of the men
under, arms because they are far
from home, can get no news, never
enjoy the flush of victory, and never
see a friendly face save those of fel fellow
low fellow prisoners. They are to be helped
with the money which America is to
raise between Nov. 11 and. 19.
We have an economical state gov government,
ernment, government, all right, all right. The
board of state institutions has just
found out that A. H. Roberts, clerk
of the prison board at a salary of
$1800 a year, is an entirely super-
The body is a highly
work for the common good.



you, will clean the stomach, liver and bowels occasion- -ally
with a gentle laxative you can keep well. Too
much fuel in man's machine, such as eating too much
meat, or alcohol or tea, nervous overwork and lack
of exercise in outdoor air bring constipation and bad
health. Eat less meat, plenty of vegetables, and with
air and good exercise you need little else. If the
liver needs rousing and most of us need this once a
week take a safe vegetable extract of the leaves of
aloe, May-apple, root of jalap made into a tiny sugar sugar-coated
coated sugar-coated pill, sold by almost every druggist as Doctor
Pierce's Pleasant Pellets and first put up nearly
fifty years ago.

Most people die eventually of an over-acid con condition.
dition. condition. If the blood can be rendered more alkaline,
the longer we live. With regular hours, six to eight
glasses of water between meals, sensible coarse food
and a chance to get the poisons out of the system, a
man will live to be a hundred. But, unfortunately,
our highly nervous way of living brings increased
storage of uric acid in the body. This acts as a
poison, and consequently we suffer from headaches,
neuralgia, lumbago, aches or pains, rheumatism, gout.
Get rid of this uric acid poison by taking a harm harmless
less harmless medicine called Anuric, which throws out the

uric acid by stimulating the kidneys. Drink a pint of hot water before meals and take Anuric (double or triple
strength) after meals and at bed time. Anuric can be obtained at almost any drug store, or send $1.00 to
Doctor Pierce, Invalids' Hotel, Buffalo, N. Y.$ for full treatment. . .

fluous official. This was discovered
because the governor and the state
treasurer had a dispute over his suc successor,
cessor, successor, the governor .wanting the job
given to one of his friends. Econom Economical
ical Economical Mr. Catts promised to reduce
taxes, but if he has cut off any ex expense
pense expense yet it isn't on record. There

are probably several other such
grafts hanging on to the state gov government.
ernment. government. In Col. L. W. Duval of Ocala the
twentieth senatorial district would
have an able and conscientious repre representative.
sentative. representative. His record in all respects
is clean and his ability is unquestion unquestioned.
ed. unquestioned. He would be able to rise above
any question of factional differences
and decide each matter upon its mer merits.
its. merits. Sumter County Times.
The only thing wrong in the fore foregoing
going foregoing is calling Duval a colonel. He
is only a plain American citizen and
desires no military title. Otherwise
the Times is correct.
The sixth anniversary number of
the Lakeland Telegram is a classy
paper of eighteen pages, full of in interesting
teresting interesting reading and elegantly print printed.
ed. printed. The Telegram is one of the best
little dailies in the state, neat and
newsy and conducted on a high plane
of journalism. Here is hoping Lake Lakeland
land Lakeland will continue to grow, and the
Telegram with it, until judgment day.
One of the best places of work to
be done by America during the pres present
ent present world war will be that of the Y.
M. C. A. men among the armies of
Russia, France and Italy These
armies have been bearing the brunt
of the fighting since the war "began.
They have aSked for American aid
in Y. M. C. A. work and they are
going to get it out of the $35,000,000,
which is to be raised.
Editor Star: Will you kindly give
the widest publicity to the necessity
of early mailing of packages intend intended
ed intended to reach our troops in France by
Christmas and the fact that such
packages must not exceed seven
pounds in weight.
The department advices me that
unless packages intended as Christ Christmas
mas Christmas presents for the troops in France
are deposited in the postoffice on or
before November 15th, it will not be
possible for them to reach destina destination
tion destination by Christmas.
The department further advises
that on account of the postal regu regulations
lations regulations in France, packages weighing
more than" seven pounds can not be
forwarded by mail.
If you will give these facts wide
publicity it will doubtless be appre appreciated
ciated appreciated by your many patrons.
James R. Boyd,
" Chief Clerk, R. M. S.
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If You Have Any News for this De Department,
partment, Department, Call Two-One-Five
or Two-Seven
A Change of Training
She didn't raise her boy to be a fight fighter;
er; fighter; But they went and took him from
her just the same,
And they stripped his giddy gar garments
ments garments off the blighter,
And they strapped a suit of khaki
on his frame.
She didn't raise her boy to be a scrap scrapper
per scrapper And, to do her training justice, he
was none;
But they carried off her ukulele tap tapper
per tapper And they coached him in the tech technic
nic technic of a gun.
She didn't raise her boy to be a stab stab-ber;
ber; stab-ber; And she loudly called the govern government
ment government a thief
When it took him off his regimen of
And corrupted him with spuds and
army beef.
She didn't raise her boy to be a kil killer;
ler; killer; But they got him when the country
claimed its own,
And his body, soft and puffy as a pil pillow,
low, pillow, They whipped into a mass of brawn
and bone.
She didn't raise her boy to be a
Nor anything, in fact, except a
But they handed him a sergeant for
a tutor
And they turned him out a credit
to the school.
She didn't raise her boy as I have
told yet yet-To
To yet-To live upon the military plan;
But they sent him back to her hot
just a soldier
Bdt every inch of him a man!
W. E. Nesom in Saturday
Evening Post.
At Uie Woman's Club Tomorrow
At the meeting of the Woman's
Club Saturday afternoon the dele
gates will be ele'eted to attend the an annual
nual annual convention of the state federa-
ion of women's clubs which will bt
held in Tampa from the 20th to the
24th of November. There will be a
revision of the by-laws. Mrs. W. A.
Barrett and Miss Elizabeth Rhodes
will give a piano duet. The hostesses
or the afternoon will be the members
of the junior, civic committee, of
which Mrs. W. E. Smith is chair chairman
man chairman Mrs. V. P. Smith has returned to
her home at Wacahoota after a brief
visit to her daughter, Mrs. W. J. Ed Edwards
wards Edwards and family.
Miss' Caroline Harriss went to
Gainesville this afternoon to attend
he fdotball "game and the dance
here tomorrow night. Miss Harriss
will be the guest of Mr. and Mrs.
inley Cannon until Sunday night.
Mr. and Mrs. Gay Livingston and
ittle son, Gay of Kissimmee stopped
in Ocala yesterday afternoon for a.
short visit to friends, en route home
after a week's visit to Mr. Living Livingston's
ston's Livingston's mother and sisters in Jackson
ville. Xhey were making the trip in
their Hudson.
Mrs. R. S. Hall motored to the Oak-
Griner Farm Baptist cjhurch this
morning to attend the morning and
afternoon meeting of the Marion
Baptist Association. Mrs. Hall took
the following ladies: Mrs. L. W. Du
val, Mrs. R. A. Burford, Mrs. J. D.
Robertson, Mrs. W. A. Knight, Mrs.
J. Y. Purvis and Mrs. Lanier Robert
Mr. C. R. Murphy came from Oak
yesterday to see his 18-months-old
son,- Ernest who' has been seriously
ill at the home of his grandmother,
Mrs. G. E. Thompson for six weeks.
Little Ernest was taken to the hos hospital
pital hospital yesterday and is somewhat bet
ter today. The little fellow's mother
will remain in town, but his father
returned home? last night.
Mr. Clarence Zewadski has gone to
Cincinnati, Ohio, to join Mrs. Zewad
ski, who has been visiting her par
ents in Detroit for the past two
months. Mr. and Mrs. Zewadski will
Spend tomorrow arid Sunday with
Mr. Guy Zewadski, who is in training
at Fort Oglethorpe, and will return
home the first of the week.
The A Club members spent a jolly
evening Wednesday at the home of
Miss Elizabeth Davis. The special
feature of 'the evening was the init
iation of the five new emmbers,
Misses Mabel Meffert, Onie Chazal,
Emma Perry, Blanche Whaley and
Ruth Reritz. First they had their
faces and hands blacked by the mem
bers, who then pinned a huge white
A aaaU sva'ci Virtlr- Tkaw TT!Q1a
then walked into the darkened living
room where they were given the
glad hand," which was extended
from a half closed door. As tht
thing" reached forth to extend a
welcome there was a wild shriek from
each girl which was of real fear, as
the, clammy "thing" was a white kid
glove stuffed with cotton which had
been on ice since early morning. Many
other awful things were also in store
for them after which they promised
to keep forever a profound secret the
meaning of the "A" in the club. The
club colors are green and white. The
dark members then had to walk to

the Court Pharmacy (with the big
A's still on) where they were met by
the others; each girl who had brought
her own nickel, then bought an ice
cream cone, and then piled into Miss
Meffert's car and went for a ride, with
five new, full-fledged members.
The High School Newspaper
The school newspaper, whose first
issue will be presented to the public
next week, promises to be witty
and up-to-date from top to bottom.
There is quite a bit of enthusiasm at
the school this week over the contest
for the year's subscription to this
sheet which will be given to the one
suggesting the best name for it.
The price of a years' subscription
will ITe 75 cents and it is hoped the
public will encourage the pupils in
their new venture. Almost all high
schools edit a paper weekly or month monthly,
ly, monthly, telling of their work, their fun,
and other bits of news interesting to
people at large. The O. H. S. has
edited the "Oracle" for a number of
years, to which a large number of
former graduates faithfully and loy loyally
ally loyally subscribed.
Several changes have been made in
the staff, which is now as follows:
Editor in chief, Miss Roselle Wat Watson.
son. Watson. Business manager, Mr. Reuben Bla Bla-lock.
lock. Bla-lock. Advertising managers, Misses Ag Agnes
nes Agnes Burford and Callie Gissendaner.
Literary editor, Miss Miriam Con Connor.
nor. Connor. Local editor for high school, Miss
Sidney Perry; for eighth grade, Miss

Tea Rooms.
8 A. M. to 7:30 P. Mv I
N. MainSt., Opposite Postoffice
Ocala Florida
Why not pay a small amount -each
month and see it go into
1 have a number of houses you can
l uy that way at
$10 A MONTH-
call and see my list of houses from
$1000.00 up.
Room 5 Holder Blk.
Ocala, Fla.
FOR RENT Seven-room two-story
residence; good neighborhood, all
conveniences.1 Apply H. D. Stokes. 6t
trained or untrained. Apply to W.
E. Gray, at Ocala House Barber
Shop. 1-
WANTED Old False Teeth: Don't
matter if broken. I pay $2 to $15
per set. Send by parcel post and re receive
ceive receive check by return mail. L. Mazer,
2007 S. Fifth St., Philadelphia, Pa. 18t
WANTED Men's second hand shoes.
YouH be surprised at the amount of
real money you can get for them. A.
Slott, one door east of 10. store,
Ocala, Fla. 29-6t
FOR SALE A dandy little farm
1 miles north of courthouse; 20
acres, all under fence; nice I.ouse and
good bearing grape vines. $1,500
cash. Address "W. T.," care Ocala
Star. 23-lm
FOR SALE My new home in Dunn's
Highland Park addition. Fine location,
near both schools; fruit trees, straw strawberries
berries strawberries and garden. House thoioughly
screened; city water, telephone. J. E.
Frampton, 1109 E. 5th St., Ocala, Fla.
Phone 185-G. 8-lm
Watula street, north of the Presby Presbyterian
terian Presbyterian church. A first class property.
Apply to Dr. J. W. Hood. 26-tf
FOR SALE Nice lot 70 x 112 in sec second
ond second ward also nice residence lot at
$200. W. W. Condon. 21-tf
FOR SALF One small mule perfect perfectly
ly perfectly sound. Also red cane for seed;
will average 5 to 6 feet long; prices
right. Call on or write S. J. McCully,
(Fellowship) P. O. Ocala, Route B. tf
FALSE TEETH We pay as high as
$17.50 per set for old false teeth, no
matter if broken; also gold crowns,
bridgework. Mail to Bemer's False
Teeth Specialty, 22 Third St., Trop,
N. and receive cash by return
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Itfarie Robertson: for home economics

department, Miss Elizabeth Bennett.
Exchange editor, Miss Elizabeth
Athletic editors, Miss Louise Spen Spencer
cer Spencer and Mr. Wellie Meffert.
Musical editor, Miss Elizabeth
Current history and science editor,
Mr. Allan Hollinrake.
Expression editor, not selected.
Faculty representative, Miss Al Al-vice
vice Al-vice Williams. Enelish teacher.
Circulation managers, Miss Mar
guerite Edwards and Marshall Cam
m m
Mrs. Hocker Entertaining Teachers
and Trustees
Mrs. William Hocker is entertain entertaining
ing entertaining very informally at her home this
afternoon in honor of the school
teachers, the members of the school
board and their wives and the mem members
bers members of the sub-school board. The
music room and dining room are
prettily decorated with many red
dahlias and greens. The "afternoon
will be one of informality, a3 Mrs.
Hocker's idea was to have a "get ac acquainted"
quainted" acquainted" party.
Mrs. Allie Van Davis will give sev several
eral several readings and Miss Marguerite
Porter vocal and piano numbers.
In the dining room at the prettily
appointed table Mrs. W. H. Cassela
and Miss Nellie Stevens will pour
tea and coffee. Mrs. Hocker assisted
by Mrs. E.' T. Helvenston and Mrs. H.
C. Dozier will serve fruit salad, waf wafers,
ers, wafers, tea and coffee.
Basketball Game in Inverness Satur Saturday
day Saturday Afternoon
The O. H. S. basketball boys will
play the Inverness team in Inverness
tomorrow afternoon. The players and
a number of high school fans will
motor there in the morning. The
line-yj is as follows!
Forwards: Harold Klock and Fran
Guards: Wellie Meffert and. Leon Leonard
ard Leonard Wesson.
Center: Robert Hall.
Substitutes: Leonard Todd, Tom
Wallis and Robert Blake.
Pollyannas to Do Red Cross Work
At the called meeting by the pres president.
ident. president. Miss Janet Weathers, of the
Pollyanna Literary Society, in the li
brary yesterday afternoon, the mem members
bers members unanimously voted to discon
tinue the literary program for the
present at least and do Red Cross
work instead.
There are only nine of the original
seventeen Pollyannas in the city, who
can work this wmter. but thev will
be joined after Christmas by another
charter member. Miss Helen Brown.
Miss Mamie Taylor, who became a I
Pollyanna last year, will also do Red
Cross work with the club.
The members have joined Mrs. D.
C. Stiles' surgical dressing class.
which meets on Friday afternoon at
2:30 o'clock.
On Jan. 17, 1918, the club will meet
again and decide whether they can
also give every third Thursdav on
which to take up current events.
ihe Pollyannas this year- are:
Misses Janet .Weathers. Edith Will
iams, Mamie Taylor, Mary and Anna
McDowell, Helen Brown, Alice Bul Bullock,
lock, Bullock, Adele Bittinger, Mary Burford,
Ellen' Clarkson and Hester Dewey,
making eleven in all. There will prob probably
ably probably be no fines for tardiness or ab absence,
sence, absence, as last year, but the members
are requested to give perfect attend attendance
ance attendance and promptness just the same,
as the Pollyannas are working in a
body, in order not to lose their iden identity.
tity. identity. w m
Ocala Country CInS OiwnMl
The Ocala Countrv Club oneneH for
the season yesterday, afternoon. A
numoer ot tne old enthusiasts were
present and played one or more
. i
Mrs. Clarence Camn served fhi
regular informal afternoon tea.
The members of the Presbvterian
Aid Society trill meet Monday after afternoon
noon afternoon at 3:30 o'clock in the church.
The Senior Enworth Leafni
Methodist church will give a Hal-
lowe en party at the home of Miss
Ulanee Barnett at 7:45 o'clock this
(Concluded on Fourth Page)
The greatest human care and the
highest human intelligence ought to
go into the filling of every prescrip
tion. This describes our service. The
Court Pharmacy. 17-tf
Syrup bottle corks. Anti-Monopoly,
There is bread and bread, but the
best bread to eat is the famous But
ternut bread, made at Carter's Bak
ery, and on sale at retail grocers, tf
Chesareake "Ra. v Ovsfprs rprpfvp
oaily rt the Delicatessen Shop, Ocala
tiouse Diock. 17-tf
November 6-10 West Florida Fair
at Marianna.
November 12-17 Escambia Coun
ty Fair, at Molino.
November 13-17 Suwanee County
rair at Lire Oak.
November 21-23 Orange Springs
Fair at Orange Springs.
November 20-23 Alachua County
rair, at Gainesville.
November 27-30 Marion County
Fair, at Ocala.
December 4-8 Jacksonville Poul
try Show.
i January 20 to February 1 Lake
i County School Fair, at Tavares.

Canned Meats, etc., Sauer Kraut
and Viennas. Lamb Tongue, Frank- -furter
style Bratwurst, Corn Beef,
Roast Beef, Luncheon or Vienna Sau Sausage,
sage, Sausage, Corned Beef Hash, Roast Beef
Hash, Georgia Style Hash, Luncheon
Beef, Ham, Veal or Beef Loaf, Lunch
Tongue, Potted Meat, Potted Beef,
Sausage Meat, Purity Cross Chicken
a la King,. Enchiladas, Chile Con
Carne, Hot Tamales, Crab Meat,
Shrimp, Sardines, Caviar, Tana Fish,
Shredded Cod Fish. Cod Fish Balls,
Flaked Fish, Boneless Herring, Royal
Scarlet Beef Stew, Cooked Brainy

KTripe with Milk.
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Heavier Clothes
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On Hoffman Press
No Glossy Finish
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your building will look well, the Paint
will wear well, the cost will be lowest,
since you will have fewer gallons to
buy, because its all paint, and you
get, two for one.
A coat now and then of DAVIS
serves your wagons and farm imple
ments and makes them look like new.
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Rev. Fr. P. J. Goldman of Orlando
is an Ocala visitor today.
Uncle Remus at THE BOOK SHOP.
Vick's Salve 25c. Anti-Monopoly, tf
New dance records at THE BOOK
ctxnr . 3t
The regular dinner served by Mr.
C. W. Hunter at the Ocala House
Cafe today was a meatless one.
Harry Lauder
at THE
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Rev. Bunyan Stephens is learning
to run' a flivver. We will now find
out whether his religion is solid or
orily plated.
Mr. R. M. Fugate, tax collector of
Levy county, accompanied by his
young son, is among the business vis visitors
itors visitors in the city today.
1 :
Michael O'Halloran 60c at THE
Chesapeake Bay Oysters received
daily at the Delicatessen Shop, Occua
Housa block. 17-
Mr. T. M. Shaw, who has been run run-.
. run-. ning the Florida House during the
summer, has gone to Jacksonville and
will enter business there.
Boy's Books, Girl's Books and Chil Children's
dren's Children's Books at THE BOOK SHOP. 3t
The railroad! ticket agents say they
"didn't dc a thing all day yesterday
but figure out that 8 per Cent increase
, on fares caused by the war tax.
The names of Mr. L. W. Duval and
Miss Mamie Taylor were added last
evening by Chairman Gary to the list
of the Y. M. C. A. committee, and all
the members of the said committee
are urgently requested to meet at the
board of trade room at 7:30 this eve evening,
ning, evening, i
Over 1000 new books at The BOOK
SHOP. J 3t
You can buy your bread, pies,
cakes, buns, etc., cheaper "from us
than you can bake them yourself.
Carter's Bakery. tf
An interesting and reassuring
sight today was a wagon-load of meat
being hauled thru town. The meat
consisted of fourteen fine hogs, rais raised
ed raised and butchered on the- Taylor farm
south of the city, and being carried
on one of their big farm wagons to
their cold storage. It was the sec second
ond second load from this farm, another of
ten hogs being carried to cold stor storage
age storage yesterday.
. Ford tops re-covered, J12.50, at the
Ocrla Wagon Works. Phone 84. tf
Fort M'Coy, Nov. 1 We having
some jvery cool weather for the time
of year. A log fire feels quite com comfortable
fortable comfortable during the mornings and ev evenings.
enings. evenings.
Mr. Hatten Dudley of St. Paul,
Minn., is home orf a short visit to his
parents and other realtives. Hatten
is one cf our gallant soldier boys
who joined the regular army three or
four years ago and we feel a deep
interest in these soldiers as Fort Mc McCoy
Coy McCoy has done its part is giving of her
young men to the service of our coun-
Mrs. W. H. Cook and three Tittle
tots went to Ocala Tuesday for a
brief visit to Mrs. Cook's parents,
Mr. and Mrs. Tarver. ...
Mr. Edgar Sherouse of Fort Myers,
was the guest of his aunt and uncle,
Mr. and Mrs. I. M. Hinson Sunday
and a part of Monday.
Mr. and Mrs. Roscoe JKinlaw went
to Ocala Saturday to see their little
boy who is sick at the hospital.
Mr. and Mrs. Turner of Pine were
in our burg Tuesday.
We have, the following used cars
.on our bargain list. Prices .quoted
are for cash, but will sell on term
payments if desired:
One 1917 Maxwell Touring 'Car. In
first class condition with new tires
all around; spare tire never been
used. Car is almost as good as it
ever was. Price ..$425.00
One 1916 Maxwell Touring Car. In
good condition throughout. The
price is $300.00
One 1917 Ford Roadster. Run 400
miles, and is in perfect condition in
every way. Price ..$350.00
One 1913 Model Ford Touring Car.
Fair condition, splendid motor and
running parts. Price .....$225.00
One Ford Truck, 1917 Model. New
Oversized tires on rear, express or
grocer's delivery body, and other
extra equipment. Price ...$375.00
Oi.e "Saxon Roadster.. New tires and
in perfect condition in every way.
LcoI:s like brand new. .... .$225.00
One Maxvell Roadster,-1916 Model.
In good, condition, good tires, etc.
Price .. .. ...$300.00
Ore 1012 Model Five Passenger Cad-
ae. trood shape all way through:
tires, electric starter, top and all;
a bis bargain rt... $400.00
Call -at th? Maxwell Service
tion to s?e these cars.
Ocala, Fla.


Mr. W. D. Carn, county chairman
of the food nledce committee. reDort-
led at noon today that 1500 cards had
j en- signed and sent in so far, but
s tne number is not nearly sufficient
J and he urges the public to get busy
?and end in the cards. Let every one
sign and send the cards in at once.
A beautiful event of last Sunday
and one in which much interest has
been shown, on account of the popu popularity
larity popularity of these estimable young peo people,
ple, people, v&s the marriage of Miss Flora
May Proctor, daughter of Mr. and
Mrs. M. M. Proctor of Pedro, and Mr.
Errol Edward Reed, which was
solemnized at the home of the bride's
parents on Sunday afternoon at three
The room in which the ceremony
was performed was beautifully dec
orated. The effect was lovely and the
large arch was festooned with vines,
roses and star jassamine. A beauti
ful large white bell was suspended
from the arch. Promptly at the ap appointed
pointed appointed hour the bridal party entered
to the strains of the wedding march
from Lohengrin, very prettily render rendered
ed rendered by a cousin of the groom, Miss
May Mathews of Hawthorne. The
ceremony was performed by Rev. Nar
tion. the Presbyterian minister ol
Weirsdale. The bride Was beautiful
iiV-her wedding- dress of white em embroidered
broidered embroidered net with satin trimmings,
and carried a bouquet of lovely pink
roses. The bridesmaid, Miss Hen Henrietta
rietta Henrietta Terry, cousin of the bride, wore
pink crepe de chene with gold trim trim-irjngs.
irjngs. trim-irjngs. The gioom was attended by
his brother Mr. H. H. Reed. The
gifts were many and very valuable,
showing the popularity of this couple.
Fully 100 people were presentand
the out of town guests were Mrs.
Alice M. Reed, mother of the groom,
Mr. and Mrs. C. F. Crandall of Palat Palat-ka,
ka, Palat-ka, Mr. and Mrs. D. H. Mathews and
children of Hawthorne, Mrs. J. J.
Soar of j Miami, Mr. and Mrs. W. L.
Colbert, daughter and son of Ocala.
Mr. and Mrs. Reed left during the
afternoon for a wedding trip and will
visit Dade City, Lakeland and Tampa
ere their return. The bride is a very
charming young woman and is quite
popular. Mr. Reed is a young man pf
admirable character and numbers his
friends by the score. Both of these
young people have hosts of friends
throughout the state who will wish to.
extend to-them heartiest congratula
tions for a long and happy wedded
life. They will be at home 'to their
many friends after Nov7TT at Weirs Weirsdale,
dale, Weirsdale, Florida.
Weirsdale, Oct. 31. Rev. H. L.
Straub and family returned from
their summer home at Lehighton, Pa.,
Saturday, accompanied by Prof. May May-berry
berry May-berry for the winter.
Mr. J. J. Knoblock and family were
called to his home at MartinTuesday
by he. death of his father.
The ladies of the W. C. T.- U. re reported
ported reported a very pleasant and profitable
afternoon at their ice cream sale
One ri our soldier boys, Mr. -Paul
Smidt, returned home Sunday on a
furlough. His many friends are glad
to have liim with them again.
Everybody is most cordially invit
ed -to the entertainment and supper
at the school house Friday evening at
7:30 o'clock, Nov 2rd. It is given
for the benefit of the orphans' home
in Jacksonville.
Mrs. Lotti Peter came up from
Leesburg to spend Sunday at her
home at South Lake Weir.
Mr. H. W. Douglas of Shady is
spending the week here, visiting rel relatives
atives relatives and friends.
Rev. and Mrs. E. C. Albertson re returned
turned returned from Kansas Thursday night.
They spent the summer there.
Mr. Barnes of the citrus exchange
of Tampa called on several of our
growers last week.
Mr. W. B. Coggin returned home
Saturday from an extended business
trip to South Florida.
Mr. and Mrs. A. S. J. McKinney
of Stanton were called to Georgia on
account, of the death of Mr. Benson,
Mrs. McKinney 's brother-in-law.
Messrs. Turner and Eichelberger of
the Umatilla Fruit Co., were "business
callers Saturday. The company has
purchased a few oranges from our
growers and has arranged for the
packing with W. C. Black of this
Mr. W. F. Dantzkr of South Beth Bethlehem,
lehem, Bethlehem, Pa., who purchased the
Schnitzler house and grove property,
is here looking after his fruit inter interests.
ests. interests. Mrs. C. S. Gates entertained her
daughter, Mrs. C. E. Brown and chil children
dren children of Webster Sunday.
The home of Mr. M. M. Proctor
Sunday afternoon was the scene of a
pretty wedding when his daughter,
Miss Flora May and Mr. Errol Reed
weer quietly married by Rev. Nation
of this place. The bride's dress was
of heavily embroidered net and she
looked charming under, an elaborately
decorated arch. The Wagner wedding
march was flayed by Miss Mae Math
ews, Mr. Keed's pretty cousin. The
bridesmaid, Miss Henrietta Perry,
wore a soft pink silk crepe de chene.
Mr. Herbert Reed acted as best man.
immediately after the service, the
nappy couple left for Tamna and
J other points. All his friends are glad
i to know that they will make their
j home in Weirsdale and join in con-
! Messrs. R. L. and E. B. Lytle made-
a business trip to Ocala Saturday.

continued frora Third Page.
Over Seven Hundred Pledge Cards
Mrs. W. T. Gary reports that two
hundred and seventy-five signed
pleds were collected yesterday, mak making
ing making so far a total of seven hundred
and thirty-one.
The pledge cards signed by the col colored
ored colored people have not been coutned so
Farwell Party for Martin and Mary
Mrs. R. L. Anderson is entertain entertaining
ing entertaining about a dozen little, folks at her
home this afternoon. in honor of her
grandchildren, Martin and Mary
Roess, who leave with their parents
tomorrow for Jacksonville, where
they will spend the winter.
A regular old fashioned candv
pulling will be the main entertain- j
ment of the af ternoon, and later Mrs. i
Anderson and Mrs. Roess will serve!
them ice cream and cake.
Mr. and Mrs. W. T. Gary are among
those attending the meetings, of the
Baptist association atOak-Griner
Farm church today.
Mr. Roscoe Meffert of the Univer
sity of Florida is spending a few days
with his parents. He came especially
to see his brother, Mr. Clarence Mef
fert of Camp Jackson, who -was ex expected
pected expected Wednesday. Mr. Clarence Mef Meffert
fert Meffert will not arrive until the middle
of next week.
Mrs. R. E. Brigance, Miss Gertie
Brigance and Gordon Brigance left
yesterday afternoon on the limited
for their future home in Jacksonville.
Miss Irma Brigance will join them on
Tuesday. Mr. aid Mrs. Brigance and
family are followed by the good
wishes of their many Ocala friends.
Miss Sue Moore and Miss Blanche
Whaley of Ocala, will arrive in the
city shortly for a visit of a week with
the former's aunt, Mrs. F. J. Hagood,
at her home on East Duval street.
Miss Moore and Miss Whaley will
go. to Jacksonville next Juesday.
Gold Medal Flour, 24 lbs $1,85
Irish Potatoes, per pk. 60c
Sweet Potatoes, per nk... 30c
Cabbage, per lb 05c
Onions, per lb 06c
Bananas, per doz......... 30c
Fancy York Apples, per doz 30c
Oranges, per doz .20c
Prunes, per lb ....20c
Evaporated Peaches, per lb.... ..20c
Evaporated Apples, per lb 20c
White Bacon, per lb .35c
Side White Bacon average 25
pounds, per lb I ....... 32c
Best Lard, per lb 24c
Fancy Head Rice, per lb. ...... ..10c
Fresh Water Ground Meal, per lb. 05c
Grits, per lb 06c
24 lbs. 'Best Patent Flour $1.75
Scratch Feed, per lb..... 05c
Corn, per pk... 55c
Oatmeal, per package ........ lxic
Puffed Rice, per package.. ,12c
Corn Flakes, per package 10c
Other Cereals Regular Price.
Maxwell House Coffee, per can... 35c
Corn, per can .... 15c
Corn, per can 20c
Early June Peas, per can. ...... .20c
Campbell's Pork and Beans, can.. 15c
Ivory Soap ,.?v06c
Octagon Soap ...06c
Ocala Oval Soap 04c
Washing Powder .......06c
Clover Hill Butter 55c
Oil Sausage, per lb .......30c
Van Camp's Ketsup 2 for 25c
Van Camp's Ketsup, large size... 25c
QL Cans Wesson Oil 55c
Smaller Cans Wesson Oil. 35c
Just Received a Barrell of New Flor Florida
ida Florida Syrup
We Carry a Full Line of Groceries
Bon Ami (Sample) Free
Delivered Promptly in Town
You insure you house against fire
why not insure it against decay with
-x v v j
which is the most durable Paint
made and by far the most economi economical
cal economical because its all Paint and you
get two for one our color card ex explains.
plains. explains. 9
r or Sale By
Ocala, Fla.
Careful Estimates made on all Con Contract
tract Contract work. Gives More and Better
Work for the Money than any other
contractor in the city.

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Ocaia Chapter, No. 29, O. E. S.
:-er. at Yonge's hall the second a?..
'i-irth Tii j-sdsy evenitigi o ec
i notr. v 73 o'clock
Mrs. Rosalie Condon, Secretary
Mrs. Susan Cook. W M.
OCALA LODGE NO. 286, B. P. O. b
Ocala Lodge No. 286, Benevolent
and Protective Order of Elks, meets
the second and fourth Tuesday even evenings
ings evenings in each month. Visiting breth
ren always welcome. Club house oppo opposite
site opposite postoffice, east side,
C. W. Hunter, E. R.
E. .J. Crook. Secretary.
Tulula Lodge No. 22, I. O. O. F.?
meets every Tuesday evening in the
Odd Fellows' hall xm the third floor of
the Star office building at 8 o'clock
promptly. A warm welcome always
exlended to visiting brothers.
Oscar Andrews, N. G.
W. L. Colbert, Secretary.
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. v,
Ocala Lodge No. IS.. Conventions
held every Monday night at 7:30
at the Castle Hall, over the James
Carlisle drugstore. A cordial welcome
fci visiting brothers.
G. A. Nash, C. C.
CKas. K. Sage. K. of R. S.
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.
Jke Brown, Secretary.
H. M. Weathers, W. M.
Miriam Rebekah Lodge No. 15
meets the first and third Monday eve evenings
nings evenings in each month in the Odd Fel Fellows'
lows' Fellows' hall at 7:30 o'clock.
- Emma C. Burnett, N. G.
Irma Brigance, Secretary.
Fort King Camp No. 14 meets at
the K. of P. hall at 7:30 p. m. .every
second and fourth vFriday. Visiting
sovereigns are nilways welcome.
T. D. Lancaster. C. C-
Chas. K Sage. Clerk.
Candler, Oct. 31. The Martsolf
packing house opened yesterday un under
der under the management of Mr. ,H. W.
Baxter. They are now putting up the
citrus fruit from the Haller-Baxter
grove which proves to be exception exceptionally
ally exceptionally good. A few days ago it was our
privilege, as well' as a pleasure, to
sample the fruit from the J. H. Math Mathews
ews Mathews grove, which prdved to be up to
the mark in looks and quality. In
passing the Sani Mathews citrus
grove, one forgets thereswas a "big
freeze" last February, for the hang hanging
ing hanging fruit deny that Jack Frost played
ljavoc with them. v
The cold sna pof last week caused
the farmei-s to hustle out and look
over the fields of peas, but only in
some isolated places were the leaves
nipped at all, and no damage was
done to the pods.
Cotton picking continues, as sever several
al several fields were late s being planted.
Some are selling their yield while
others are holding on to theirs with
greater expectations, while some are
having their crops ginned.
Mrs. C. W. Quick drove her Max Maxwell
well Maxwell to Kissimmee Sunday, accom accompanied
panied accompanied by Mr. and Mrs. Hoffman, who
have been guests of Mr. and Mrs.
Quick for two weeks.
Mrs. Ada Roth of Gainesville is
visiting her, parents, Mr. and Mrs.
Mr. Gale of Ann Arbor, Mich., is
stopping at the home of Mr. E. N.
DeLong. Mr. Gale's last visit to
Candler was before the freeze of
Mrs. Whitmore of Boston, Mass.,
who is now making her home in
Ocala, was the week end guest of Mr.
and Mrs. Frank Norton.
Mrs. W. Fleming is entertaining
her brother, Mr. Trueluck of Willis Willis-ton.
ton. Willis-ton. Rev. Nation, pastor of the Presby
terian church, will preach next Sun Sunday
day Sunday at 3:30 p. m. This is an extra
service Rev. Nation is giving his con
Mr. and Mm. Frank Norton enter entertained
tained entertained at cards Saturday evening in
honor of their guest, Mrs. Whitmore.
Mr. C. W. Quick has been appoint appointed
ed appointed school trustees, which will be quite
an acquisition to the local school
board. Mr. Quick is a college grad-
jnate and in every way well qualified
j for the position.
Beats burying them. Steve Hoover,
Mount Pleasant, Iowa, writes: "Com
menced feeding my herd of about
100 hogs B: A. Thomas' Hog Powder
over two months ago. Fifty were
jsick and off feed. Nearby herds had
j cholera. I did not lose one they are
well and growing fast." Smith Groc Groc-ery
ery Groc-ery Co., Ocala, phone 434.
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In-the-Circuit Court of Marlon County,
Florida In Chancery;
T. M. Phillips, Complainant, vs Roece J
u. uooper, ueienaani uraer ior j
Constructive Service.
it is ordered that the derendant in
said cause, Reece D. Cooper, be and he
is required to appear to the bill of
complaint heretofore filed in this cause
on or before
Mondar, Derrmbr 3rd, 1917
'JiIs further ordered that a cop"y of
tiffs order be published once a week
for eight (8) consecutive weeks in the
"Ocala Evening Star," a newspaper
published in Marion county, Florida.
Witness my hand and official seal at
Ocala, Florida, this September 26th,
1917. i
(Seal) P. H. NUGENT,
, Clerk of Said Court.
By Ruth Ervin, 1). C.
Complainant's Solicitors. 9-2&-fn
Notice is hereby given that under
and by virtue of a final decree entered
by the Circuit Court of the Fifth Ju-
dlcrl Circuit of FlortJa in and for Mar
ion county, Jn charwtry, of date May
8th, 1917, in a certain cause therein
pending in which The Munroe ami
Chambliss National Bank of Ocala. a
corporation organized under the laws
of the United States, was complainant,
and J. N. Tiller, Jennie Tiller and
others were defendants, I, the under
signed special master in chancery, on
Third Day of Dember, 1917-
between the hours of eleven o'clock a.
m. and two o'clock p. m., at the south
door of the Marion county court house
in Ocala, Florida, will ofrer for sale
and sell at public outcry to the nig n n-est
est n-est and best bidder for cash the follow
lng described lands situate in Marlon
county, Florida, to-wit:
The n4 of se of nw, and iVt or
ne of nw and nw& of neVi of nwU.
section 24, township 14 S range 21 E.
Also. n or nw4 ol ne, or section z?.
township 14 south, range 21 east. Also,
the e or tne s or nw4 or ne, sec
tion 23, township 14 south, range 21
east. Also, the nefa or sw4 and se
of nw4 and whi of w4 of section 13;
s of neU. sett and ail or tne elA or
swVi lying east of the Ocala and Mc Mcintosh
intosh Mcintosh hard road except 15 2-3 acres
sold to the Florida Lime Company and
four acres sold to Rou and Hall in sec
tion 14. Also, e of ne of section 23;
wVi of nw of section 24; all in. town town-s&iD
s&iD town-s&iD 14 south of range-21 east. Also.
one hundred shares of the capital stock
of the Tiller and Harp company, a cor corporation
poration corporation organized under the laws of
Florida, standing in the name of
James N. Tiller, of the. par value of
ten thousand dollars. Also, fifty shares
of the capital stock of the American
Life Insurance Company, of the par
value of five thousand dollars, stand-
ing in the name of the said James N.
Tiller, F. R. HOCKER,
Special Master m. Chancery.
Complainant's Solicitors. 11-2-fri
Notice Is hereDy given that under and
by virtue of a final decree entered by
the Circuit Court of the Fifth Judicial
Circuit of Florida, In and for Marion
county. In chancery, of date August
20th, 1917, hi a certain cause t ereln
pending In which Elizabeth J. Martin
was complainant and J. W. Melton.
Rose T. Melton, and others were de defendants,
fendants, defendants, I, the undersigned special
master in chancery, on the
Third Daj of December, 1917
between the hours of, eleven o'clock a.
m. and two o'clock p. nx, at the south
door of the Marion county court house
in Ocala, Florida, will offer for sale
and sell at public outcry to the highest
and best bidder for cash, the following
described land situate in Marion coun county.
ty. county. Florida, to-wit:
Lot two (2) of Elock "A" of R. J.
Steele's Addition to the town of Citri.
Special Master in Chancery
Complainant's Solicitors. 11-2-fn
Taken up: One black male hog; I
dr white feet and white -face;!
weight about 300 pounds; mark, right'
ear crop and one split, left ear under
slope. Owner can have same by pay
ing-for -tins ad. and cost of upkeep,
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