The Ocala evening star

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Title:
The Ocala evening star
Uniform Title:
Ocala Evening Star
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Evening star
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v. : ; 61 cm.
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English
Publisher:
Porter & Harding
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Ocala, Fla.
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United States -- Florida -- Marion -- Ocala
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29.187778 x -82.130556 ( Place of Publication )

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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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Funded by NEH in support of the National Digital Newspaper Project (NDNP), NEH Award Number: Project #00110855

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Weather Forecast: Probably local
rains tonight and Tuesday.
OCALA, FLORIDA, MONDAY, APRIL 29, 1918.
VOL.25, NO. 103

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FIGHTING RESUMED
ON FLANDERS FHQHT

Enemy Determined to Take Ypres or
Lose Countless Number of Men
in the Attempt
(Associated Press)
London, April 29, The Germans
this morning opened a heavy bom bombardment
bardment bombardment on the entire front between
Meteren and Voorvesel, south and
southwest of Ypres, it is officially an an-nounced.
nounced. an-nounced. Infantry attacks developed
shortly afterward. ;
An enemy attack yesterday after afternoon
noon afternoon in the vicinity of Locre, west of
Mount Kemmel, was repulsed. Great
activity by hostile artillery was re reported
ported reported last night from the river
Scarpe, opposite Arras, north to Lens,
and between Givenchy and the Niephe
wood. Prisoners -were taken at sev several
eral several points.
FIGHTING ON A 15-MILE FRONT
With the British Army in Franc;,
April 29 The fourth German army
this morning heavily attacked on the
allied front in Flanders. Prisoners
captured have admitted it is the Ger Ger-man
man Ger-man intention to attempt to capture
Ypres. Severe fighting is reported in
both the French and British areas.
The attack extends over a front of
about fifteen miles. The Belgians on
the Yser front and also reported to
have been attacked.
HUNS HELD AT HANGARD
Paris, April 29. The Germans?
made several attempts last night to
advance on French positions in the
Hangard wood and the front before
Amiens, but were checked by French
fire, the war office announced.
Hi, C. A. WORKERS
On Their Way to Europe Came Near
Visiting the Bottom of
, the Ocean
(Associated Press)
London, April 29. A party of 57
American army Y. M. C. A. workers,
under Arthur E. Hungerford, arrived
in London last night. The ship on
which they sailed was torpedoed yes yesterday
terday yesterday and sank in twelve minutes.
All the passengers and all but three
members of th'e crew were saved.
CARD OF THANKS
Editor Star: In behalf ef my son,
his wife and family, we all tender our
thanks to every one who contributed
a flower, a sweet word of sympathy
and consolation, or rendered any deed
of service to us and for us in the sad
hour of sorrow and .bereavement in
the loss of our little "Garland,"
whose spirit being freed from the af af-,
, af-, flictions and cares of a sin-stricken
world, went back to the God who gave:
it, last Friday morning.
. R. F. Rogers.
ARMY RECRUITING
OFFICER FOR OCALA
Because of the constantly increas increasing
ing increasing number of men enlisting in the
various branches of the regular, and
national armies, Lieut. M. J. De De-Priest,
Priest, De-Priest, recruiting officer for Florida,
has caused a recruiting office to be
opened in the postoffice building in
Ocala. The office is in charge of Cor Corporal
poral Corporal Aler, who will be glad to ex examine
amine examine all applicants for enlistment,
white and colored, between the ages
of 18 to 21 and 31 to 41 years. He
will be located at Room 213, on the
second floor of the federal building.
Beginning with the private's pay
of $30 a month, American soldiers to today
day today are receiving more money than
has been given a soldier at any time
in history. In addition, the govern government
ment government gives dependents of soldiers as
high as $50 a month and also insures
soldiers for as much as $10,000 for a
small monthly payment. At the same
time enlisted men are given the best
of treatment, training and encour encouragement
agement encouragement to 'advance themselves.
"Florida has beaten many much
larger states in enlisting men,' said
Corp6ral Aler, "and the number of
enlistments grows steadily at the war
progresses. I will be glad indeed to
confer with men, both white and col colored,
ored, colored, who wish to serve their coun country.'
try.' country.' Men are wanted for practically
every branch of the army.
CEMENT AND PLASTER
Fresh car of cement and plaster
just received. We also carry Lake
Weir sand. Welch-Todd Lumber Com Company.
pany. Company. 25-tf
Sorghum seed and field peas at the
Ocala Seed Store. 27-tf
X
Bring your car to Williams & Fox,
a reliable repair shop. v 19-tf

AHA HIT

ARE III ACTION
Taking Their Full Share on the West Western
ern Western Front in Holding Back
the Teutons
(Associated Press)
With the American Forces, North Northern
ern Northern France, April 29. American
troops have taken over positions on
the French battle front under the
French high command, in which all
ranks have supreme confidence. The
American forces face the enemy on a
line barring the Germans from Paris
and Amiens, where they have been a
certain number of days, s-
DESIRE TO CREATE A DIVER DIVERSION
SION DIVERSION Wjth, the American Army, France,
April 29. There was increased artil artillery
lery artillery activity in the Toul sector today.
The Germans opened a heavy barrage
at dawn which was accompanied by
intermittent machine gun and rifle
fire. This activity is taken to mean
the enemy is striving to keep the
Americans busy so.they cannot be
sent north.
ENGAGED EAST OF AMIENS
Washington, April 29. Formal an announcement
nouncement announcement that American troops
have been sent to reinforce the Allies
and have taken par in the fighting
was m.ade today in the war depart department's
ment's department's weekly review. "American
units are in action east of Amiens,"
says the statement, which adds that
they have acquitted themselves well.
The review says it is America's im imperative
perative imperative duty to provide repairment
for the units on the French front.
AMERICAN LOSSES
Washington, April 29. Two casu casualty
alty casualty lists given out today contained
156 names. Those killed or missing
in actitm number 22. Ten officers are
names. The list is divided as follows:
Killed in action, 18; died of wounds,
6; died of accident, 2; died of disease,
13; wounded-severely, 1; wounded
slightly, 87; missing in action, 4.
CIGAR -MAKERS IN
TAMPA ON STRIKE
(Associated Press)
Tampa, April 29. Members of the
cigar makers committee claim 6900
went out on a strike this morning.
SECOND EDITION OF THE
COMMUNITY SINGS
To be Given Next Sunday Afternoon
at the Temple
Next Sunday afternoon, from 4 to
5 o'clock, we are to. have the second
of our community sings. Judging
from the interestin the first "sing"
aud the number of people who have
asked for- another, we will "hear Ocala
singing" before very long.
Following will be the program, and
it is asked that every one who intends
attending the sing on Sunday mem memorize
orize memorize one of the songs each day.
There wiirbe several special numbers.
Program
Columbia, the Gem of the Ocean,
1st verse. ...
How Firm a Foundation, 1st and 3d
verses. ;
Kentucky Home, 1st verse.
Dixie, 1st verse.,
Rock of Ages, 1st and 2nd verses.
Ben Bolt, 1st and 4th verses.
Pack Up Your Troubles and Smile,
Smile, Smile. Chorus.
Star Spangled Banner. 1st verse.
Annie Laurie, 1st verse.
Blest Be the Tie that Binds, 1st,
2nd and 3rd verses.
Americanist and 4th verses.
Prayer verse:
God save pur splendid men,
Bring them safe home again.
God save our men.
Make them victorious, noble and chiv chivalrous,
alrous, chivalrous, They are so dear to us.
God save our. men.
ORDERED TO REPORT
The following named white regis registrants
trants registrants have been ordered to report to
the office of the local board at 2 p. m.,
May 3rd, 1918. From this list six men
will be selected and entrained for
Fort Screven, Ga.:
Leon Simpson, Jacksonville.
E. P. Scarborough, Oak.
Arthur L: Sherouse, Reddick.
Sidney Merrell, Irvine.
Walter E. Sewell, Conner.
Rhett, E. Dantzler, Reddick.
Willis P. Osteen; Jacksonville.
Joe Wilson, Kendrick.
Local Board for Marion County,
W. L. Armour, Chief Clerk.
LIGHT SIX, FOR SALE
A light six, valve-in-head motor,
1916 Oakland, five-passenger car, in
first-class condition. Apply at Max Maxwell
well Maxwell Agency, Ocala, F1&. 24-tf
Old fashion and two crop conk peas.
Ocala Seed Store. 27-tf

SIGNALING FOR
BIO GUN SUPPORT

British Troops Along the Flandersi
Line Under a Tremendous
Bombardment
(Associated Press)
London, April 29. British troops
around Ypres several J times after
dawn this morning sent up S. O. S.
signalls for artillery support, tele tele-graphs
graphs tele-graphs Reuters correspondent at
'British headquarters. An intense
bombardment from artillery concen concentration
tration concentration is in progress from LaBassee
to south of the Houthholst forest, and
from Vimy ridge' to Lens.
BUYERS OE OOIIDS
Lengthening List of Marion County
Patriots Who are Subscribing to
the Government Third
Liberty Loan
Alfred Ayer, Christian Ax, Mrs.
Julia Kf Ax, Miss Adela Ax, B. D,
Adams, J. E. Allemand, R. T. Adams,
R. L. Anderson, J. L. Adams, David
E. Allen.
B. B. Baum, Mrs. J. G. "Baldauf, W.
L. Bard, T. E. Bridges, Mrs. W. S.
Bullock, Miss Alice Bullock, W. S.
Bullock Jr., Julian Bullock, Jake
Brown, Miss Ethel Borland, Mrs.
Minnie A Bostick, J. D. Brown, Miss
Helen Brown, Mrs. M. E. Blackburn,
J. H. Benjamin, Mrs. Maude L.
Home, Mrs. Mary O. Booth, J. B.
Bragdon, Miss Bernice Blacklock, R.
W. Blacklock, Mrs. H. J. Bittingerj
R. A. Burford, Mrs. Ella L. Burford,
Miss Mary E. Burford, Miss Agnes
Burford, Sam K. Burford, Mrs. M. H.
Bailey, N.f Barrett, Mrs. Emma C.
Burnett, A. C. Blowers, Mrs. A. C.
Blowers, Ford Birdsey, R. B. Bullock,
C. E. Bateman, A. C. Burry, Mrs. J.
B. Burry, M. G. Bateman, Hattie M.
Brown, A. M. Blackburn, F. C. Bry
ant, C. C. Balkcom, Geo. A. Blowers!
Jr.
Clark-Ray-Johnson Co., J. W. Coul Coulter,
ter, Coulter, Z. C. Chambliss, Clarence Camp
2nd., C, P. Chazal, A. C. Cobb, R R.
Carroll, F. E. Cook, Ed Chazal, Julia
Collins, O. E. Cox, Janet Culverhouse,
Jessie Ray Culverhouse, Benjamin J.
Culverhouse, Jack Camp Jr., E. ,W.
Clement, Mrs. Sarah L. Choatey Dr.
J. E. Chace, W." B. Cassels, Dorothy
M. Cappleman, J. Carstens, Miss Sid Sidney
ney Sidney Cullen, Miriam Alice Cullen,
Harvey Clark, Nita H. Chazal, John
P. Chazal, Mrs. Lillie 'B. Carn, Mrs.
A. C. Cobb, Mrs. Mary G. Chambers,
P. W. Collens, J. K. Christian, H. S.
Culpepper, W. W. Clyatt, Miss Jean
Conoly, Mrs. Bertie Chaires, Mrs.
Clarence Camp, Clarence Camp, Miss
Alice E. Campbell, C. S. Cullen, Mrs.
C. S. Cullen, Chas. -P. Cullen, Ralph
Cullen, Spencer L.. Cullen,
E. E. Dobbs, H. J. Dame, Adelaide
Duval, W. A. Davis, H. A. Davies, Ed
C. Deibert, J. W. Davis, J. K. Dick Dickson,
son, Dickson, R. N. Dosh, Elmer DeCamp, L.
J. Dankwertz, J. B. Devore, Mrs.
Lila Devore, H. J. Devore, Elbert De Devore,
vore, Devore, Mannie Devore, L. W. Duval,
Dr. G. A. Dame, W. B. Delaport, H. L.
Dickson, Miss Mary Devore, Mrs. J.
C. Dupree, Virginia Davis, Albert M.
Davis, Frank Drake.'.
A. B. Edwards, L. K.' Edwards Jr.,
Miss Ruby Edwards, John L. Ed
wards, Katie May Eagleton, Geo. W.
Easterling, W. J. Edwards.
Mrs. Edna Flippen, N. A. Fort, D.
N. Ferguson, Edward S. French, Mrs.
C. W. Ford, Mrs. W. J. FrinW, C. W.
Fridy, W. B. Flewellen, I. E. Farn Farn-bach,
bach, Farn-bach, J. A. Farnbach, J. A. Farnbach
Jr., liss Eugenia Fuller, Mrs. C. L.
Fox, S. L. Fridy, Miss Lillian Frost.
L.' N. Green, Mrs. A. E. Gerig, J.
J. Gerig, A. E. Gerig, Ossie L. Grif Griffin.
fin. Griffin. Otis Green, J. J. Guthrie, S. H.
Gaitskill, W. M. Gist, Mrs. Levi Gran Grantham,
tham, Grantham, Dewitt Griffin, Mrs. Elsie Gra Graham,
ham, Graham, J. B. Griggs, W. B. Gallagher,
J. B. George, Mrs. Helen A. Green,
Mabel Goldman, W. W. Griffin, B. F.
Garrett, H. K. Groves, A. G. Gates,
Patsy Gillen, Mrs. J. E. Godwin, J.
E. Godwin, J. B. Gore, H. D. Gran Grantham.
tham. Grantham. C. G. Hamilton, Miss Kate Hemp Hemphill,
hill, Hemphill, Miss Winnie Hunt, E. T. Helven Helven-ston,
ston, Helven-ston, J. Heisler, S. P. Hollinrake, Mrs.
H. W. Henry Jr., Mrs. Amy Harold,
H. C. Heseman, C. B. Howell, Mrs.
Kate B. Howell,' Mrs. Belle Holtzclaw,
F. R. Hocker, W. H. Hitt, William
Hocker, Dr. E. Van Hood, J. M. Hud Hud-gens,
gens, Hud-gens, Norman Home, Miss Mamie L.
Henderson, Albert O. Harriss, Mrs.
Mary W. Harriss, Mrs. H. W. Henry
Sr., Dr. H. W. Henry, W. W. Harriss,
H. W. Hoffman, Mrs. C. R. Howell,
B. J. Hunter, Miss Elsie Hall, Frank
Harris, Mrs. Frank Harris, Dr. F. P.
Herr.
E. C. Jordan & Co., Raymond John
son, J. W. Johnson, J. C. Johnson, R.
D. Jones, Mrs. Stephen Jewett.
Mrs. Margaret Klock, Mrs. S. L.
Keefe, JH. Knoblock.
, Mrs. W. W. Lane, Ladies' Aid So
ciety, S. Lovell, Geo. T. .Leak, Mary
T. Logan, E. J. Lytle Jr., Mrs. Laura

PROGRAM F R

PETER PAI
Amateur Actorines Who Will Ele
gantly Entertain the People of
Ocala at the Temple
this Evening
"AN EVENING LAWN FETE
THE CAST
Mrs. D. E. Mclver, Mrs. William
Hocker. Mrs. H. M.' Hampton, Mrs.
Harry Borland, Mrs. E. A. Osborne,
Mrs. A. E. Gerig, Mrs. Jim Taylor,
Mrs. C. L. Fox, Mrs. L. D. Cullum.
Mrs. T. H. Johnson, Mrs. E. H. Mote,
Mrs. I.- F. Bennett. Mrs.- H. E. Leav-
engood, Mrs. Ellis Winston and Mrs.
L. G. Ketchum, Misses Doris Murry,
Adela Ax, Ellen Stripling, Pearl
tausett, Susie Lou Ellis.-Marguerite
Edwards, Katherine Pyles, Cevie
Roberts, Sue Moore, Mabel Meffert.
Dorothy Hickman, Onie Chazal, Ruth
Kentz, Miriam Connor, Annie Pope
Eagleton, Caroline Harriss, Sidney
Harold, Marie Hickman, Lucile Gis-
sendaner, Adele Bittinger, Elizabeth
Davis and Catherine Strunk.
Mrs. D. E. Mclver, hostess of the
garden party.
Miss Gertie Peyser, piano accom accompanist.
panist. accompanist. JPearle Rogers, interlocutor.
Minstrel First Part
Patriotic song, "Somewhere in
France": Madame Schuman-Heink.
Negro song, "Tall Slim Brown
Gal": Cynthia Primrose.
Love song, "Broken Doll": Maris
Doro. j
Jungle song, "Down in Monkey Monkey-ville":
ville": Monkey-ville": Trilbyaha Johnsing.
Topics, "All Goin' to Movies": Billy
Burke.
Negro sentiments, "I'm Goin', I'm
Gone": Glorianna Dockstader.
Song, "In Egypt's Bower": Ger Ger-aldine
aldine Ger-aldine Farrar.
End song, "Mammy Jenny": Lilly
Belle White.
Hawaiian song, "Along the Way to
Waikiki": Fritzie Scheff. s
Song, "A Regular Man": J. Pearle
Rogers.
Polite Musical, Revue
Solos: Duncan Miller.
Negro fancy jig dancers: Sally
Snowball and company.
Solo, selected: Mrs. Grace. L. Ket
chum.
Negro uke band: Johnsing sisters.
Suffragist speech: Susan B. Walket
Pankhurst.
Solo, "My Old Kentucky Home":
Lucretia Mote.x
Finale, "Rose Song": J. Pearle
Rogers.
Luckie, L. Lehman, George Looney,
Miss Maude L. Little, M. M. Little.
Modern Woodmen, James Means,
Mi3s Pauline Murrell, Mrs. J. A. Mur Mur-rell,
rell, Mur-rell, Miss Elizabeth Mizelle, Martel
Lumber Co., G. W. Marshall, Martin
& Co., S. H. Martin, Mrs. Augusta
Miller, J. M. Meffert, W. W. Martin,
Mrs. Nathan Mayo, Nat Mayo, Ger Gertrude
trude Gertrude Mayo, W. T. Mayo, Munroe &
Chambliss National. Bank, E. H. Mar Martin,
tin, Martin, T. T. Munroe,; Mrs. T. T. Munroe,
E. W. Merrell, Mrs. L. C. Maughs,
Millwood Lodge K. of P., D. J. Mun Mun-den,
den, Mun-den, J. C. Martin, Marion-Dunn Lodge
F. & A. M., N. T. Mitchell, Mrs. D. E.
Melin, W.JL Marsh, Ollie Mordis.
McDowell Crate & Lumber Co., Miss
Anna McDowell, L. B. McKenzie, J.
D. McDuffy, A.S. J. McKennie, Ar Arthur
thur Arthur McKay; W. S. McFadden.
Frank A. Norton, Mrs. Augusta
Newbern, Mrs. Minnie N. Newbern,
Miss Ruby A. Newbern, Wm. Bard
Newbern Jr., Ernest K. Newbern,
Miss Annie Needham, P. H. Nugent,
J. H. Nance, J. B. Neal, Chas. Fred Frederick
erick Frederick Newbern, J. B. Neal, H. Neid Neid-ernhoefer.
ernhoefer. Neid-ernhoefer. Ocala Manufacturing Co., Ocala
National Bank, Ocala Marble Works,
J. R. Owens, Ocala Star, Mrs. Flor Florence
ence Florence H. Ottmann.
Mrs. Nellie Petteys, D. H. Petteys,
Harris Powers, Mrs. Florence Pas Pasteur,
teur, Pasteur, J. P. Phillips, H. A. Powell, Mrs.
J. F. Pedrick, Perry H. Pedrick, Mrs.
Alice G. Payne, J. S. Pearson, Martha
Pfeil, Mrs. W. P. Preer, Isalma Pe Peterson,
terson, Peterson, J. F. Parker, Dr. E. G. Peek,
Mrs. J. D. Price, E. L. Price, O. H.
Pettys.
J. C. Quattlebaum.
Rheinauer & Co., Miss Jennie Rob Robinson,
inson, Robinson, E. W. Rush, S. P. Rush, Re Re-bekah
bekah Re-bekah Lodge, Mrs. Grace H. Rogers,
Miss Esther M. Rou, Miss Esther J.
Rou, Mrs. Rosa J. Ramey, Stewart
Ramey, R. H. Redding, Henry Ray Ray-sor,
sor, Ray-sor, Gordon Talbert Rou, R. S. Rog Rogers,
ers, Rogers, Mrs. F. J. Roberts, Mrs. R. A.
Roberts, Miss R. A. Roberts, J. C.
Robinson, Joseph Rifenburg, P. T.
Randall.
D. C. Stiles Jr Mrs. D. C. Stiles,
Miss Katie Scott, L. C. Smith, S.
Phillip's Catholic church, Miss Emily
Fort Stotesbury, Jefferson B. Seckin Seckin-ger,
ger, Seckin-ger, Ella Shockley, Mrs. Pearl
Schlemmer, J. S. Shepherd, C. Stan-
aland, Thomas Sexton, E. Schnitzler,
C. E, Simmons, Dr. D. M. Smith,- Mrs.
F. M. Strunk, Joseph Stanland, A. J.
Stephens, R. S. Shortridge, W. T.
Strickland, Mrs. K.JRL Scott, G. S.
Scott, J. A. Snelling, M. Idi Smith,

DAISY BAND OF

RAZZLE DAZZEERS
Bunch of Brilliant Attractors to Peter
Pan Entertainment Swept Thru
Town Today Like a Tropical
Blizzard
If anybody doubted that Peter Pan
was gomcr to pan out nroperlv and
pulchritudinously, the doubt was dis
pelled by the brilliant parade pulled
off by Miss Rogers and her co-work
ers at noon today.
Thirteen or fourteen or fifteen or
sixteen cars, full of the charmine and
accomplished performers, some cam
ouflaged in costume, others just eve-
rydayso, traversed our streets short shortly
ly shortly after noon, drawing attention like
flowers draw bees and insDirinsr the
onlookers with a wild, delirious desire
to sea Peter Pan.
f We have been in wildwest towns
when the rough riders came in off the
range, but were not so thrilled as
when this dazzling procession me
andered by. causing the marshal to
look the other way as they exceeded
the speed limit and shooting glances
more dangerous that .44 slugs right
and left.
Everybody who saw the parade is
going to see the show, and we are
not certain but what they should pay
an extra quarter.
STRUCK BY A CYCLONE
Family Wiped Out by a Storm that
Harrowed Southern Georgia v
(Associated Press)
Valdosta, April 29. William Tur Turner,
ner, Turner, wife and daughter were killed at
Bemiss, near here, late yesterday,
when a severe wind and rain storm
wrecked their home. A large area of
fine timber land was laid waste by the
wind.
BLITCHTON
Blitchton, April 24. Mrs. W. P.
Hammons and Miss Rowena Ham Ham-mons
mons Ham-mons motored to Ocala Saturday, ac accompanied
companied accompanied by Mrs. M. L. Ferguson
and sons, who left that afternoon for
their home in Tampa.
Several hundred head of cattle have
been dipped this week.
Mr. Goree Blitch is convalescing
from his illness.
Mr. Landis Blitch attended a Ma Masonic
sonic Masonic meeting in Bronson Saturday
night.-
Dr. Blitch and Mr. Loonis Blitch
visited Montbrook Sunday morning.
Mrs. H. V. Blitch expects to leave
soon for Norman, Nebraska to visit
relatives.
Mr. Alonzo B. Folks, of Juliette, has
been called to the colors, so is paying
Messrs. Landis and Loonis Blitch a
farewell visit.
Mr. Jack Willis of Montbrook was
looking over the cucumber crop here
Tuesday.
Mr. O. S. Sanders is shipping beans
this week.
Mr. John Freyermuth of Fort King
is spending this week here the guest
of Mr. and Mrs. O. S. Sanders.
The traveling public are making
complaints about the Blitchton-Ocala
cla'y road. Even a Ford finds it dif difficult
ficult difficult after a shower.
Mr. Fenton A. Blitch of U.' S. N.,
who is stationed at Norfolk, Va,, has
been quite ill for the past two weeks.
Mr. A. L. McKay visited North
Carolina last week.
Nunnally's Candies fresh every
week at Gerig's Drug Store, where
you can also get Thrift Stamps, tf
If .you can't spare your car in the
day, bring it to us at night. Williams
& Fox Auto Service Station. 18-tf
H. M. Sherouse, J. C. Smith, J. M.
Smith, Miss Katie L. Scott, "G. C.
Shepherd, Chas. C. Simpson,- Smith
Grocery Co., Miss Nellie C. Stevens,
Mrs. Mamie H. Stovall, E. H. Swain.
Edward Tucker, Paul Theus, Mrs.
H. W. Tucker, Mrs. Rex G. Todd, T.
C. Thompson, Mrs. M. R. Thompson,
J. P. Taylor, IL I. Thompson, Rush H.
Todd, Mrs. A. T. Thomas, Percy
Thigpen, Mrs. E. G. Tydings, J. C.
Turnipseed, Jim Taylor, W. D. Tay Taylor,
lor, Taylor, Mrs. Temple, J. W. Tally, Miss
Irene Tompkins, D. W. Tompkins.
Mrs. Annie VanDeman, A. A. Van Van-denbrock.
denbrock. Van-denbrock. IL A. Waterman, G. E. Weeks,
Miss Byrd Wartmann, Mrs. Leonora
Weihe, Cornelius Winston, Mrs. Mar Margaret
garet Margaret Whitehead, E. L. Wartmann,
Miss Elizabeth Ann Wartmann, W. J.
Wilson, R. K. Wartmann, Mrs. E. "L.
Wartmann, Ed L. Wartmann, Mrs. F.
E. Wetherbee, Mrs. M. O. Wallis, H.
J. Wall, Mrs. S. R. Whaley, T. Will Williams,
iams, Williams, W. V. Wheeler, S,. R, Whaley,
Miss Felicia Williams, Miss Lillie
Walkup, W. W. Walkup, J. L. Wolfen Wolfen-den,
den, Wolfen-den, J. K. and E: M. Williams, Miss
Margaret Walters, Miss Floyd Whit Whittle,
tle, Whittle, W. A. Wilds, D. R. Waldron, A. M.
Waldron, L B. Waldron, H. A. Wart Wartmann,
mann, Wartmann, Rev. W. H. Wrighton.
Absalom Young.
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OVERIHREE-FOURTIIS

OE THE AMOUNT
Of the Third Liberty Loan was Sub Subscribed
scribed Subscribed Up to This
Afternoon
(Associated Press)
. Washington, April 29. The Liber Liberty
ty Liberty Loan total as announced today is
$2,825,843,450.
RAISE IN LUMBER RATES
Washington. Anril 29. ProDosed
increases in lumber rates from Car
olina and Georgia to points east of
Buffalo and Pittsbursr. in the central
freight association territory, were dis disapproved
approved disapproved in the tentative report of
the Interstate Commerce Commission
examined filed today.
NO LIVES LOST
The two American transports which
collided at sea several days ago have
returned-safely to an Atlantic port,
the navy department announced to today.
day. today. No liver were reported lost.
VAE MIS"
Huns Pour a Few More Swallows in
Russia's Cup of Humiliation
(Associated Press)
Washington, April 29. Germany
has demanded that Russia exchange
prisoners and threatens to take Pet-
rograd unless the Russian govern government
ment government agrees to the terms advanced,
the state department has learned.
GRLNER FARM AND OAK
Griner Farm and Oak, April 24.
Mr. and Mrs. Windell, of Illinois, who
has bought the 400 acre farm forxner-
y known as Oak Crest Farm, have
given ground for a park, so it is now
the pleasant duty of the people to im improve
prove improve it. There will be flowers plant planted,
ed, planted, swings put up, rustic seats, and as
there are always some nice shade
trees it will only be a matter of a few
weeks until it will be somewhat at attractive.
tractive. attractive. Mrs. Jno. Baldwin and little son,
who has been visiting her sister, Mrs.
Billings, for a few months left last
Monday for her home in New York.
Mrs. Baugh who lately moved to
Oak died last week. She had been an
invalid for several years and suffered
greatly, and had often expressed her
self as ready and willing to go from
this life of pain. She leaves a husband,
two daughters and two sons to mourn
her death. She was buried at Crys
tal River from an oft repeated wish
of hers.
Mr. F. W. Webber who has the ice
factory and cold storage says he is
rushed to fill orders. He has an auto
truck and delivers ice for Anthony and
Sparr and also the crate mill is work working
ing working day and part of the night and
then can't fill all of their orders.
Saturday afternoon Mr. E. W. Da
vis formerly of Ocala and state attor
ney at that time, with his wife, daugh
ter, Miss Sarah and little Son Bill,
came up to Ocala through the country
in their new Willys-Knight car, on
business, and come on out and were
the guests of Mr. and Mrs. B. H. Leit Leit-ner
ner Leit-ner until Sunday afternoon when they
eft for their home in Orlando. His
Sarah and Bill are anxious for their
school to close so they can come back
on "a long visit, where Master Bill is
very desirous of "bagging a hare."
Tuesday of last week the school
board met and Mr. Early Cerkina,
MrsJ E. L. Howell and Mr. F. A. Luff Luff-man
man Luff-man were elected.
Mr. and Mrs. H. L. Griggs were
host and hostess to a very unique af
fair Tuesday evening. It was a meas
uring social, given for the benefit of
the W. M. U. It is new in this vicin vicinity
ity vicinity and caused much interest and was
pretty well attended, there being
about one hundred present. As they
entered the front porch jthey were
asked to stand against the measuring
post, where their height and name
was taken, then pay five cents a foot
and a penny for every inch over of
their height. A child four feet elev eleven
en eleven inches had to pay the same as one
five feet and six inches. The rest of
the evening was devoted to chatting
and games, it being a pretty moon moonlight
light moonlight night were played out of doors.
Then too, there was delicious ice
cream and all kind3 of cake served.
Sunday afternoon Mr. and Mrs. W.
II. Fousler went by in their car and
took Mr. and Mrs. B. H. Leitner for
the purpose of carrying a large bou bouquet
quet bouquet of beautiful Easter lilies to place
on the grave of James Leitner, fami familiarly
liarly familiarly known as "Dude," the boy is
gone but he is not forgotten, for of often
ten often there are found fresh bouquets
placed on his grave by some of his
many friends.
Miss Frances Wilson entertained at
on informal ice cream social Thurs Thursday
day Thursday of last week.



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raped many of the women; they set
houses on fire and drove the people
who tried to escape back into the
blazing ruins. They looted the town
and destroyed everything valuable
they could not carry off. Our own
minister, Brand Whitlock, tells the
story. As these Germans did to Vise
in Belgium, so they would do to
Ocala in Florida, and every othei
American town in which they could
set their vandal feet. Buy a Liberty
Bond.

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Every loafer is a pro-German.

Let's all be potatriotic as well as

patriotic this week.

The French have put one of Ger

many's, 70-mile guns out of business.
If we stop fighting before Ger Germany
many Germany is whipped, we will never get
thru fighting.
Five million men and three years to
win the war, and then at least five
years more to rearrange matters.
This is Marion's last week on the
third Liberty Loan. Let us not only
take old Marion to the top but build
an observatory on the top.
German dead 'literally covered the
field around Villers-Bretonneux, and
Australian and British officers declare
that the shambles there never has
been equalfed in the war anywhere.
Official figures of recent receipts in
Paris theaters prove the falsity of
German reports, that the whole city
is under a cloud of depression and in
constant terror of the German long
range guns.
The first political meeting .of the
campaign will be held at Anthony tor
morrow at 7:30 p. m. All the candi candidates
dates candidates are expected to be present and
speak their little pieces. Be sure and
attend if you can.

One of the best features of the
Jacksonville Metropolis is its depart department
ment department devoted to the news of Camp
Johnston and x the other camps and
military affairs in general. It is about
the best conducted department of the
sore in any of our contemporaries."
The reason why the names of a
number of railroad men. do not appear

on the list of Liberty Bond buyers is
that they have bought with, the other
employees of their roads. The rail railroad
road railroad boys have held their end up and
done their bit. They have bought as
largely in proportion to their means
as any other class of men.
Miss Mary C. Marshall left today
for New York, where she will receive
her equipment and instructions before
going to France to aid in nursing our
sick and wounded soldiers. Miss
Marshall is the best superintendent
the Marion County Hospital ever- had.
She has filled a most important and
necessary place in the life of our
city for several years. She is one of
America's most noble and useful
women, and the heartfelt good wishes
of our people will accompany her
wherever she "goes.
In Belgium is a city the size of
Ocala that four years ago was as
prosperous and peaceful as Ocala was
at the same time. Today it is a dead
city. It is as dead as Pompeii, and a
thousand times- more pathetic." The
roofless houses are open to the sky;
the shattered windows stare like
blinded eyes upon the silent streets.
The Germans, in wanton violation of
their plighted word, invaded Belgium
in August, ; 1914. They came to this

little town, the terrified people of
.which offered no resistance. A short
distance away, a detachment of the

Belgian army, srave the advancing

horde, a slight -setback. So the Ger-

Ocala has had about as much trou trouble
ble trouble over its electric plant as a young
mother has over her first baby and
it looks like Ocala's baby would never
grow up..
It's a pretty good baby, all things
considered, but its mommer is always
worrying about what it's going to do,
or what somebody or other is going to
do to it.

Right now there is complaint about

the service and the proposed advance

in rates. The fussing is mostly by in interested
terested interested parties or folks that don't go
around much. The plant is probably
giving as good service as any plant
of its size in the country. The rate
is the lowest in Florida, and few
cities in the country are receiving any
lower. If the "rates are raised, they
will still be lower than those given by
any plant except the almost model one
of Jacksonville.
It seems almost absolutely neces necessary
sary necessary to raise the rates. The city man manager,
ager, manager, who seems to be a competent
man, and who knows nothing and
doesn't want to know anything of our
local squabbles, says the plant is
drawing a revenue, in round numbers,
of about $3300 a month; and its ex expenses
penses expenses on the other hand is about
$3800 a month a loss of $6000 per
annum. ?
The president of the council, Mr.
George Nash, however, says that the
city should be credited with the
amount that would be paid for street
lighting and other municipal purposes,
that would have to be paid -to a pri private
vate private corporation, and this would be
enough, or more than enough, to
make up the deficit.
If the city manager's figures are
correct, they will -show that the men
who calculated the expenses and re receipts
ceipts receipts of the new plant on the condi

tions of three years ago left a safe
margin to go on, because at the

highest estimate the deficit is not
more than 12 per cent, while almost
everything in connection with the
plant has gone up 30 per cent or more.
The most troublesome item is fuel.

Crude oil and kerosene for the oil en

gme costs about 70 per cent more

than when it was decided to use that
much abused '- piece of machinery,

which is doiirg about half the work.
Wood, that is the best wood, costs
about $3.25 per cord by. the time it is
unloaded. The best wood, however, is

almost impossible to obtain. The city

is now being supplied by the Martel

Lumber Company with slabs from its?
mill. They cost $2 per cord, but they

only go half as far as good pine

wood, so their cost is comparatively
about $4 per cord.. Notwithstanding
this disadvantage, the city was in luck
to be able to obtain this wood, as the

supply is steady. It is possible that

the plant would have had to shut down

some times without it.

The oil engine savesmoney, but the

supply of fuel is precarious. There

is plenty of oil in ; the country, but

getting it here is the problem. The
government has first claim on th
tank ships and the tank cars, and if

it gets in a crush it isn't going to stop

to notice whether a little Florida city

is supplied or not. Moreover, the oil

fields of Mexico are liable to be cut

off from the United States at any
time. If they are, it isn't likely that
our own oir supply will be more than
enough for the American and allied

navies and their most essential works

It seems strange that it is difficult

to obtain wood in a country full of
wood.. The scarcity of wood in Ocala

is due to the scarcity of labor. Many

men of the laboring class have gone
to other sections and those left are

busy in the fields. Practically none

are left to cut and haul wood. In a

few weeks the crops will be laid by

and then for awhile there will he

more wood cutters that is, unless

the men go to other parts. But at any

rate there will soon be more crops to

plant and to work. We need "not ex

pect any permanent relief in this line

until the war is over. When will.it be

over? There is no chance that it will

end this year and the most optimistic

do 'not expect it to end next year. And

when it ends, war conditions will go
on for a long time. If this section
has "returned to the conditions of three
years ago half a dozen years from

now it will do well.

It would seem the sensible thing to
raise rates on electric current to those
imposed up to a few year's ago. Even
then they would be far lower than
those of most other towns. All the

towns around here Palatka, Day-

tona, St. Petersburg, Orlando, Lake

land everything but Jacksonville

would be paying more.

Some of our experts in government
have said to us that it isn't necessary
to raise the rates, that there are ways

and means to run the plant on the

present rates, and we have offered

them space in the Star to set forth
their ideas, but so far they have not

offered. their solution of the problem

We would be glad to have them do so

The Star uses a great deal of current
and a raise in rates will materially

increase its expenses. We would be

very glad to see the present rate con

acrimonious, has been caused by the
recommendation last week of the na national
tional national fuel administration that the
city and the Florida Power Company
come to an agreement by which the
former could obtain current from the
latter. We have been investigating

jthe proposition, and we do not see

much probability that it will be car carried
ried carried out.

If the Florida. Power Company's

plant was just over the hill, or if it
had wires into the city, it would, in

our opinion, be the natural and sensi

ble think to take its current if it

would furnish it at a reasonable rate.

We would in so doing neither sacrifice

the principle of municipal ownership

nor throw away our plant. The city

would take the current and distribute
it to the pepple, and the plant would

be kept in readiness for use without

being subject to the wear and tear of

constant use. We would get rid for

he time being of the troublesome and

expensive fuel problem, maintain our

ow rate on current and utilize a part

of the energy that is now being wast wasted
ed wasted at the rate of 2000 or more horse horsepower
power horsepower over the company's "dam on the
Withlaeoochee.

We don't think it likely that the
lorida Power Company will make

any proposition to the city. It could

not furnish current to Ocala without
putting up a line for over twenty

miles, which would cost $20,000 at

east. It would have to give a rate that

would allow the city to keep its own

plant in good order and constant

readiness. We have no idea it could
do anything of the sort without mak

ing a contract for a term of years

half-dozen at least. As soon as the

war ends, the phosphate mines in the

Withlacoochee valley will need all the
current the Camps can supply. The

ands of Europe are starving for phos

phate -and the biggest boom in that
material ever known will set in, and
Ocala will prosper greatly in consequence.

The Star some years ago uncom

promisingly fought the proposition to

turn the electric current business of

Ocala over to the Florida Power Com

pany, and Mr. R. C. Camp pays the

paper the compliment of saying that
but for, it his proposition would have
been accepted. We think he honors us
too highly; we knew public sentiment

and voiced it under the same circum

stances, we would again follow the

same policy. Right now we are sorry

the city and the power company- are

bo tuated that they can't help each

other. It would, in our opinion, be

good business and patriotism to do so.

Anything that enables one institution
to aid another, to prevent waste and

to direct energy even from an useful

channel to one more useful, is of ad

vantage to the nation at all times, and
more so right now than at any pre

vious time.

mans revenged themselves on this lit

tle town. They wantonly shot downjtinued.

scores of the men and. boys, they Considerable discussion, some of it

Wonder how many folks thought

last night as they sat before the

stage. at the auditorium and witness

ed the happy faces of their own chil children,
dren, children, how those poor unfortunate

ones in Belgium, France and other

places across the water are actually

starving hot for an education or

public entertainments, but for bread

and- milk and sustenance ? The seri

ousness of it all is coming closer to us

every day, and we should be thankful
and do all in our power to help make

the children over there as happy as

ours at home if possible. Lakeland

Star.

This is something American par

ents should think of every time they

look at their children. Buy a Lib

erty Bond.

i The. bobble caused by a mistake of

the secretary of the state food admin

istrator, in regard to people abstain

ing from the use of wheat flour until

the next harvest, does not apply to

the purpose of the mass meeting to
be held here tomorrow. At least one

county in this state, and a great

Guarding Our Lines

Guarding our lines is like guarding
our health we must encourage the

care of our bodies train "our organs
for bodily endurance, efficiency ana
full achievement. It is not so much

a necessity to fight disease as to culti
vate health.

If we want to increase our chances

for long life Dr. Pierce, of the Surgi

cal Institute, Buffalo, N. Y., says:

"Keep the kidneys in good order. Try

to eliminate through the skin and in

testines the poisons that otherwise

clog the kidneys. Avoid eating meat

as much as possible; avoid too much
salt, alcohol, tea. Try a milk and

vegetable diet: Drink plenty of water,

obtain Anuric (double strength) for

60c at druggists, and exercise so you

perspire the skin helps to eliminate

toxic poisons and uric acid."

For those easily recognized symp

toms of- inflammation, as backache.

scalding "water," or if uric acid in
the blood has caused rheumatism,
"rusty' joints, stiffness, get Anuric at

the drug store, or send Dr. v. M

Pierce, Buffalo, N. Y. 10c for trial pkg.
Stlicatjga, Ala. "I have used

the Anuric Tablets
for the kidneys and

they surely did give

good results. I have
also used the Pleas-

Unt Pellets' for the

liver and they have

done me a great dea

or good, l can re recommend
commend recommend Doctor

iMWftif Pierce's medicine as

mighty fine. G. A. IIag.si.vlk.

Athens, Ga. "I had been complain complaining
ing complaining with my "back for 10 years and had
tried a great many remedies. At last
I tried Anuric and found complete re relief.
lief. relief. Now I can lift 100 lbs. and over,
where before I could scarcely get tip
when I stooped to tie my shoe." J. W.
AiTOEBSoy, 347 Augusta Ave.

OCALA,
FLORIDA

MR, PATRIOT
Have you done your duty?
Have you bought a Liberty
Bond? If not do so now. We
will help you. Marion County's
quota must be filled We have
but two week s more.
Munroe & Chambliss
National Bank

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many counties in the United States,) ttrt?rt?tK tWtt?tfWC

nave voluntarily pledged tnemseives i

to give up the use of wheat flour un

til harvest, and every time one does
so it is a substantial help to the en entire
tire entire country and the allied cause. WTe
find a number of merchants are in
favor of the move. For one reason, a
good many unpatriotic people, bring

pressure to bear on the merchants to
violate the rules of the food adminis

tration, and a few merchants are

mean enough to yield to them. A
pledge of the county to abstain from
flour would do away with this sneak sneaking
ing sneaking brand of treachery. In the mean

time, if the food administrator of this

county catcTTes a merchant breaking

the rules, he is going to bring his
name to the Star and the Star will

print said name in black letters on

the first page.

OCALA FRATERNAL ORDERS

ODD FELLOWS

Tulula Lodere No. 22, I. O. O. F.,

meets every Tuesday evening in the

Odd Fellows' hall on the third floor of
the Star office building at 8 o'clock

promptly. A warm welcome always

extended to visiting brothers.

H. D. Stokes, N. G.
M. M. Little, Secretary.

MARION-DUNN MASON'C LODGE

Marion-Dunn Lodge No. 19, F. &

A. M., meets on the first and third

rhursday evenings of each month at

8 o'clock, until further notice.

Stephen Jewett, W. M.
Jake Brown, Secretary.

LOANS ON F.1PR0VED FARMS
Five year term.
Six per cent interest. -Partial
payment required.
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Fort Kiner Camp No. 14 meets at

the K. of P. hall at 8 p. m. every
second and fourth Friday. Visiting
sovereigns are ailways welcome.

if. W. Whitesides, C. C.
Chas. K. Sage, Clerk

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

Ocala Lodge No. 286, Benevolent

and Protective Order of Elks, meets

the second and fourth -Tuesday even evenings
ings evenings in each month. Visiting .breth .brethren
ren .brethren always welcome. Club house oppo opposite
site opposite postoffice, east side.

C. W. Hunter, E.. E.
E. J. Crook. Secretary.

KNIGHTS OF PYTHIAS

Ocala Lodge No. 19. Conventions

held every Monday evening at 8

at the Castle Hall, over the James
Carlisle drugstore. A cordial welcome

to visiting brothers.
H. B. Baxter, C. C.
CLas. K. Sage. K. of R. S.

R. A. M. CHAPTER NO. 13

Regular convocations of the Ocala

Chapter No. 13, R. A. M., on the

first Friday m every month at 8 p. m.
J. A. Bouvier, H. P.
Jake Brown. Secretary.

MIRIAM REBEKAH LODGE NO. 15

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 8 o'clock.
Clara Moremen, N. G.
Georgia Ten Eyck, Secretary.

ORDER OF EASTERN STAR

Ocala Chapter, No. 29, O. E. S.,
meets at Yonge's hall the second and

fourth Thursday evenings of each

month at 8 o clock.
Mrs. Alice Yonce, W. M.
Mrs. Susan Cook, Secretary.

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ANNOUNCEMENT

FOR STATE ATTORNEY

To the People of the Fifth Judicial
Circuit of Florida: I hereby announce
my candidacy for re-election to the
office of state attorney, Fifth Judicial
Circuit of Florida, in the approach approaching
ing approaching primary. I have tried to merit
and will greatly appreciate your sup support.
port. support. George W. Sofield.
January 4, 1918.
FOR COMMISSIONER, DISTRICT 4

According to my own Inclination
and the solicitation of friends, I here hereby
by hereby announce myself a candidate for
county commissioner for the fourth
commissioner's district of Marion
county, subject to the action of the
democratic primary of 1918. If elect elected,
ed, elected, I promise a faithful discharge of
the duties of the office and I shall
strive to give satisfaction to all con concerned
cerned concerned by giving the duties of the of office
fice office my personal attention. I shall be
thankful for the support of all inter interested.
ested. interested. Very respectfully,
O. H. (Bob) Rogers.
Lynne, Fla.
FOR SENATOR 20TH DISTRICT

FOR COMMISSIONER, DISTRICT 3

I desire to announce my candidacy
for the position of county commis commissioner
sioner commissioner from district No. 3, Marion
county, subject to the democratic pri primary.
mary. primary. J. W- Davis.
Summerfield, Florida.

To the Democratic Voters of Marion
and Sumter Counties (Comprising
the 20th Senatorial District):
I am a candidate for senator in the
primary election to be held June 4th,
1918. I thoroughly appreciate the
honor of having served as one of Mar Marion's
ion's Marion's representatives jn the last two
sessions of the legislature. I served
my people faithfully, loyally, honest honestly
ly honestly and conscientiously. I realize that
the knowledge and experience as rep representative
resentative representative two terms will enable me
to make the people of the twentieth
district a better senator. I will ap appreciate
preciate appreciate your support and if nominat nominated
ed nominated I pledge faithful service to the
people of Marion and Sumter coun counties,
ties, counties, working for their best interests,
as well as for the whole state.
Respectfully yours, W. J. Crosby.
Citra, Fla., Feb. 6, 1918.

FOR STATE ATTORNEY

Fifth

To the Democratic Voters,

Judicial Circuit:
I hereby announce myself a candi candidate
date candidate for the office of state's attorney
for the fifth judicial circuit, of the
state of Florida, in the approaching
democratic primary, and subject to
the result thereof.
Fred L. Stringer.
Brooknville, Fla., March 14, 1918.

FOR COMMISSIONER DISTRICT 2

' To the Voters of the Second Com Commissioner's
missioner's Commissioner's District: I desire to an announce
nounce announce my candidacy for member of
the board of county commissioners
from the second commissioner's dis district,
trict, district, subject to the action of the dem democratic
ocratic democratic primary election to t be held
June 4th. Having served you for two
years previously I feel that I am in
position to know the needs of the dis district,
trict, district, as well a3 the county at large.
I will appreciate your support.
J. T. Hutchins.-
FOR REPRESENTATIVE

To the Democratic Voters of Marion
County:
I hereby announce my candidacy for
Representative and solicit your sup support
port support in the June Primary. I join
group one (1.) Respectfully,
S. J. McCuliy.
FOR REPRESENTATIVE

I hereby announce my candidacy
for representative from Marion coun county,
ty, county, subject to the democratic primary
in June of this year, and solicit the
support of the people. I enter group
one (1). Very respectfully,
N. A. Fort.

FOR STATE SENATOR

To the Voters of Marion and Sum Sumter
ter Sumter Counties: I shall be a candidate
for the office of state senator from the.
20th senatorial district, subject to the
democratic primary. C. B. Howell.



OCALA EVENING STAB, 3IONDAY, APRIL 29. 1918

SAVE
WHEAT FLOUR

Use These Substitutes
Barley Flour
Rice Flour
Corn Flour
corn aiarcn
Oat Meal
Oat Flakes
Nutrimeal (Peanut Meal)
Rice
Corn Meal r
Corn Grits
All in Bulk
Mot Substitutes
Rye Flour
Graham Flour
50-50 Flour (Rye & Wheat)
We cen supply you
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Phones 16 & 174
Pack away your
BLANKETS with without
out without having them
cleaned. We are
especially prepar prepared
ed prepared to handle them.
OcalaSteam
PHONE 101

Laundary

UNCLASSIFIED ABVERTISMENTS
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WANTED, LOST, FOUND, FOR SALE, FOR RENT AND SIM SIMILAR
ILAR SIMILAR LOCAL NEEDS
RATES: Six line maximum, one time 25c; three times 50c; six
times 75c; one month $3. Payable in advance.

FOR SALE 1917 5-passenger Dodge
in excellent condition, Owner in navy
reason for selling. Phone 211 "or
298. 26-3t
FOR SALE Pair of No. 1 wagon and
farm mules. Inability to get help
reason for sale. Address "C. E.," care
Star, Ocala, Fla. 25-lm
FOR RENT Five room cottage with
modern conveniences, cheap to the
right parties. Address L, care Star
office. 25-3t
FOR SALE Lake front lot with
sufficient improvements for summer
outings. Location among the choicest
on North Lake Weir. Address, Lake
Weir, care Star office. 25-3t
LOST Gold pin'; grape design with
two leaves; lost between high school
and Temple theater Sunday afternoon
of Community sing. Please return
to Star office. 25-3t
FOR SALE Lands and lots at Lake
Weir, Montague and elsewhere. Cash
or terms; or exchange for" good Ford
car or Liberty Loan bonds. Address,
"K. E. L." care Star, Ocala, Florida.
- D 25 1-m.
FOR SALE OR TRADE Seven pas
senger 6-cylinder Paide; speedster
model; $550, or will trade for smaller
car prefer Buick or Ford touring
car. Inquire Cy. Hills at Ocala
House. 25-3t
LOST Today (Friday, April 26th) a
black and white sweater on road from
Ocala to Gainesville. Return to Mrs.
F. W Cook. 4-26-lt
Good wages; season lasts until June
1st. Address T. B. Glass, secretary,
Hastings Farm Labor Bureau, Has
tings, Fla. ll-18t

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If You Have Any Newg for this De Department,
partment, Department, Call Fire Double-One
or Two-Seven
My Lady April
When down the stairs at morning
The sunbeams round her float,
Sweet rivulet3 of laughter
Are budding in her throat; ;
The gladness of her greeting
Is gold without al oy;
And in the morning sunlight
I think her name is joy. j
When in the evening twilight
The quiet "book room lies, j
We read the sad old ballads,
' While from her hidden eyes
The tears are falling, falling, i
That give her heart relief;
And in the evening twilight
I think her name i3 grief.
My little April lady,
Of sunshine and of showers,
She weaves the old spring magic
And breaks my heart in flowers!
But when her moods are ended,
She nestles like a dove,
Then bythe pain and rapture,
I know her name is love.
; Selected.
A Soldier Honored Honored-Sergeant
Sergeant Honored-Sergeant Carl Sewell, who has been
Lvisiting his sister, Mrs. J. P. Gallo
way, was the recipient of a delightful
"splash party" Saturday evening at
the Springs, tendered by the young
ladrc3 composing the L. D. D. club. A
splendid time with a delicious supper
following the "splash" is reported.
Mr. Sewell's host of friends re re-greted
greted re-greted very much to say good-bye to
him when he left Sunday morning
for a short stay in Jacksonville. He
will report for duty in the quarter quartermaster's
master's quartermaster's department, Newport News,
Va., May 1st. A large number of his
friends, both boys and girls, accom accompanied
panied accompanied him to the train. --
Mrs.-J. It. Moorhead, chairman of
the Woman's Liberty Loan commit
tee of Marion county, is preparing to
have another most interesting pat patriotic
riotic patriotic program next Friday evening,
to celebrate the closing of the third
Liberty Loan period. When it comes
to patriotism and loyalty to country,
Ocala always takes the lead, and Mrs.
Moorhead is one of her most loyal and
energetic workers, so this celebration
is sure to be a success and it is hoped
the evening will usher in a monster
rally in behalf of the third Liberty
Loan.
'
Mr. and Mrs. H. C. Bilbro are en enjoying
joying enjoying a visit from Mr. Bilbro's par parents,
ents, parents, Rev. and Mrs". I. F. Bilbro of
Demming, New Mexico, who arrived
Saturday; Rev. Bilbro has been very
ill but was improved sufficiently tc
take the long trip, and it is hoped the
balmy air of Florida will soon restore
him entirely to health.
-
Messrs. Ivia Futch and Lloyd-Morgan
were university students from
Gainesville spending Sunday with
Ocala friends.
The agricultural students from the
University of Florida have been on a
tour of inspection through Alachua
i and Marion counties, accompanied by
FOR SALE Cheap, two lots, Nos.
Ill and 126 Dr. Chace's subdivision,
known as Lin wood Park. Apply to
Edward Tucker, city. 16-tf
JEFFRY CAR FOR SALE Six-
cylinder, seven passenger Jeffry car,
1917 model; run only 3000 miles; per
fect condition; new tires. A bargain,
at the Maxwell Service Station. 23-6t
MONEY TO LOAN On good, im improved
proved improved city property; 5-year period,
interest 7 per annum. Georgia Loan
& Trust Co., M. L. Mershoh, Agent,
Ocala, Fla. 4-15-tf
WANTED First class machinist, 65
cents per hour. Apply P. O. Box 1343,
Tampan Fla. 24-6t
WANTED 10,000 men and women,
to dig potatoes at Hastings, Florida.
FOR RENT One team of good work
mules, wagon and harness. Notify im immediately
mediately immediately if interested. Mrs. A. M.
Kichline, American Fruit Store, phone
279. v 23-6t
WALL PAPERING Sample books
will be taken to customers for in
spection. Agent for the Henry Bosch
Co., New York and Chicago. P. S.
Staggers, Painter, Box 58 Route B,
Ocala. Phone 2M. 3-1-tf
WANTED Your consignments of
vegetables and strawberries. We
make prompt returns and will appre
ciate your shipments. Give us a trial
and be convinced. Georgia Produce
Co- Macon, Ga. 3-2-2-2m
DR. D M. EONEY
riy-t: :;' J EYESIGHT
I especially offer iny services to the
people of Central Florida, and invite
personal visits or mail orders.
202-204 Hogan St., Park Hotel Bldg
JACKSONVILLE. FLORIDA

Prof- Wffloughby. They went as far
as Irvine. Mr. Eoscoe Mefifert came
homP. hriW with him fnr iho

week-end. Messrs. Dell Hartt and
Charlie Johnson, also students of the
university.
Red Cross Workers Needed Immed Immediately
iately Immediately in France
The personnel bureau of the South Southern
ern Southern division of the American Red
Cross has been asked by Washington
headquarters to supply at the earliest
possible time a number of men ond
women for Red Cross work in France.
The request from Washington follows
a cablegram from Henry P. Davidson,
chairman of the Red Cross war coun
cil, who is now in France studying ;
conditions, and who is deeply im impressed
pressed impressed with the vital necessity of
materially increasing the number of
Red Cross workers in Europe at this
critical time. Mr. Davidson's cable cablegram
gram cablegram says in part:
"Conditions are now such that eve-
ry intelligent American man and
woman with the right spirit and un unquestioned
questioned unquestioned loyalty can be utilized.
You can not send too many and there
is work for all who come."
Knowing that Mr. Davidson is per personally
sonally personally in touch with the situation in
France, H, D. Gibson, general man manager
ager manager of the Red Cross, is urging all
division officers to do all in their
power to increase the number of men
and women offering their services for
war work abroad. The Southern
division bureau is made up of Wilmer
Moore, Atlanta, chairman? G. A. Gor Gordon,
don, Gordon, Savannah; Archibald Blackhear,
Augusta; J. D, Crump, Macon; Chris Christie
tie Christie Benet, Columbia; Mrs. John Grant,
Atlanta, and John A. Graham, Brad Brad-entown.
entown. Brad-entown. Application should be made
to the nearest member of this bureau.
Corporal Charles Aler and wife
have arrived in the city and are for
the present stopping atthe Magnolia.
Corporal Aler is the new recruiting
officer for Ocala. He and Mrs. Aler
paid the' Star 'a pleasant visit this
morning.
Mrs. E. H. Mote attended the patri patriotic
otic patriotic rally at Coleman Thursday eve
ning. The rally was given for the ben benefit
efit benefit of the Red Cross, and an enter entertaining
taining entertaining program. was rendered. Mrs.
S. B. Crenshaw and Mrs. Mote were
on the program for songs. Leesburg
Commercial.
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Mr. and Mrs. Beal of Arcadia are
the proud and happy parents of a lit
tle girl who came to gladden their
home in Arcadia last Friday. Mrs
Beal is a sister-in-law of Mrs. J. P,
Galloway of this city.
The second ward Bible study class
will meet Wednesday afternoon at. 4
o'clock, with Mrs. R. L. Bridges at
the home of Mrs. George Rentz. Sub Subject,
ject, Subject, Prayer." Matt. vi:5-14.
Miss Eloise Woods, the little
daughter of Mr., and Mrs. Fred
Woods, who has been critically ill, is
now "convalescent.
.
Mr. and Mrs. A. L. McKay of Mor-
riston spent. Saturday in Ocala.
Mr. and Mrs. J. M. Meffert enjoyed
a visit from their son, Roscoe, from
the university, for the week-end.
.
Mr. Leroy Bridges, a student from
the university at Gainesville, spent
the week-end with his parents.
-
Mr. and Mrs. Fred Meffert of Lowell
are guests of the former's parents,
Mr. and Mrs. J. M. Meffert.
.
Mrs. Bailey has had as her guest
for several days her friend, Mrs. Fan Fannie
nie Fannie Spooner.- She leaves Tuesday for
her home -in Zephyrhills.
Mrs. Frank Bourlay, who has been
the guest of her sister, Mrs. Shephard,
left with her husband and little son
for her home in Leesburg today.
-
Mr. H. C. Stevens today wired his
parents at Ocala congratulations on
the celebration of their 60th wedding
anniversary. This happy privilege is
given to but few people, and Mr. and
Mrs. Isaac Stevens are today being
showered with warmest congratula congratulations
tions congratulations and good wishes by a host of
friends. Lakeland Telegram.
,. -..
The Messrs. Stringfelfow of Tampa
are in the city, guests of their cousins,
Misses Myrtie and Mollie Blalock.
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Mrs. M. E. Sutton of Williston was.
shopping in town today.
'.
Mr. and Mrs. Ed. Cureton'of Cole Coleman,
man, Coleman, were in our city Saturday.
Mrs. B. R. Blitch and daughter of
Blitchton were combining business
with pleasure in Ocala Saturday.
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On Good Real Estate Security.
Low Interest Rates. Monthly
or Yearly Payments
F. R. HOCKER, OCALA.
L. ALEXANDER
PRACTICAL CARPENTER
AND BUILDER
Careful Estimates made cn all Con
tract work. Gives More and Better
Wori for the Money than any otb
contractor in the city.

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NOTICE 1
"Give us your order for Liberty Bonds. It
will take money to win the war, and our
Government is calling on each one of us to h
do our part. Have you done what you can?"-
THE OCALA NATIONAL BANK 1

PROCLAMATION BY THE MAYOR
Eat Potatoes, Save Wheat and Help
Save the Country
Whereas, Wheat is much needed for
immediate shipment to our allies; and
Whereas, Florida has now available
an enormous crop of potatoes, which
can be most economically used at
home; and
- Whereas, The federal food adminis administrator
trator administrator for Florida has set aside the
week of April 29th to May Cth for
"potato week," and "wheatless-week,"
and is asking the co-operation of all
our people in this program; therefore
I proclaim the week of April 29th to
May 6th, as "potato week and wheat wheat-less
less wheat-less week," and urge its observance
by all of our people.
J. E. Chace, Mayor.
MASS MEETING NEXT
TUESDAY MORNING
By request from Mr. Braxton
Beacham, federal food administrator,
of Florida, a mass meeting of the
citizens of Marion county is called to
meet at the Temple theater in Ocala,
Fla., at 10 a. m. Tuesday, April 30th,
1918, .for the purpose of deciding:
"Will we agree to give up the use
of wheat flour unti lthe new wheat
crop is available, so that our soldiers
may ; be sustained properly.".
Clarence Camp,
Marion County. Food Administrator.
ITINERARY OF CANDIDATES
April 30th, Anthony, 7:30 p. m.
May 2nd, Adamsville near Cole
man, Sumter county) picnic."
May 3rd, Fort McCoy, 7:30 p. m.
May 10th, Romeo, picnic.
May 17th, Fairfield, picnic.
May 21st, Charter Oak schoolhouse
(near Summerfield), 2 p. m.
May 24th, Fellowship, combined
with W. O. W. picnic.
May 31st, Dunnellon, 7:30 p. m.
June 3rd, Ocala, 7:30 p. m.
Campaign Committee.
Dr. H. W. Henry's office telephone
is number 456; residence telephone is
number 340.
BUY WAR SAVINGS STAMPS
Own Your Own Home
A House and Two Lots
$850
-A House and 3 Acres
. $2,000
A House and 2 Lots
$1,200
Can be Bought With Monthly Pay Pay-ments
ments Pay-ments of '"
$10
L M. MURRAY
Room 5, Holder Block,
Ocala. Florida
Iclver .& MacKay
UNDERTAKERS and EMBALMERS
PHONES 47, 104, 305
OCALA, FLORIDA
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You Can Get
VICTORY BREAD

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Keep URCLEYS in
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lasting longest-lasting confection you
can buy. Send it to

the boys
War Time

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In Sweetmeats

a 5-cent package of WRIG LEV'S
will lye you several days enjoy enjoyment:
ment: enjoyment: it's an investment in benefit
as well as Pleasure, for it helps
teeth, breath, appetite, digestion
Chew It After Every Meal

Ths Flavor Lasts!

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Buy War Stamps Now
Save Food By Using Our Ice Freely It's Cheap and
Food is High Pronapt Service, Full Weight and Cour Courteous
teous Courteous Treatment go with our Ice, and if you don't get
them, phone us at once.
Ocala Ice & PacMeg C.

PHONE 34

In the usual quantities you use during the week of April
29th to May 5th. We shall refuse to sell exces-
sive quantities to anyone. Be loyal and
don't try to "hog" the supply, as we
can only bake the usual quantity.

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OCA LA EVENING STAR, MONDAY, APRIL 29. 1918

0

Mr. W. F. Blesch has returned
from a visit to Lake county.
Mr. R. S. Hall has returned from a
business trip up in South Carolina.
'
Ask anybody about our repair
work. William & Fox Auto Service
Station. 18-tf

Mr. Edward Ley of Fort Meade
spent the week-end in town with
friends.

Miss Rebecca Smith, who has been
sick for several days, is, the Star is
glad to say, able to be out again.
Phone No. 451 is the American
Restaurant, Temple & Davis, proprie proprietors,
tors, proprietors, the best in the city, at the union
passenger station. 16-tf
Mr. A. Osborne, who has been on
an extended trip through Kentucky
and North Carolina, returned to
Ocala Saturday.
Messrs. Clark, Oscar and Terrell
Brooks of Griffin, Ga., are here on a
visit to their brother, Andrew, who is
ill at the hospital.
Now is the time to plant chufas;
$5.50 per bushel; Spanish peanuts,
$2.25 per bushel. Ocala Seed Store, tf
Mrs. Sam Leigh, accompanied by
hr brother-in-law and sister, Mr. and
Mrs. John McCabe, are expected from
Jacksonville today.
Mr. Neal Townsend, a prosperous
farmer of Martin and 6ne of Marion's
most substantial citizens, was shoking
hands with Ocala friends Saturday.
A very nice line of Wash Cloths on
display at Gerig's Drug Storel" We
also sell War Savings and Thrift
Stamps. tf
Mr. Donald Hiers, a successful
commercial man traveling for, the
Fairbanks Company and making his
headquarters in Tampa, has been a
business visitor in the city for several
days. He leaves for Leesburg today.

"Conserve wheat" is, the order of

the food administration for this week.
New Irish potatoes 50 cents a peck,
95 cents half bushel; old potatoes 40
cents per peck. Main Street Market,
phone 108. 29-tf

Mr. John T. Moore came through
Brooksville yesterday morning in an

auto, just in time toNvitness the dying
down of the fire that had destroyed
the Vamada, Brooksville's fine hotel.
The loss was $40,000 with $18,000 in

surance.

Buy Thrift Stamps of us and keep
your skin nice and soft with Rexall

Skin Soap. Gerig's Drug Store, tf

W. K. Lane, M. D Physician and
Surgeon, specialist Eye, Ear, Nose and
Throat. Law Library Building, Ocala,

Florida. tf

Ocala had a false alarm yesterday.
About 5:30 p. m. the report spread
that the southbound limited had
jumped the track near Belleview, and
all the way from fifteen to fifty peo people
ple people were killed. About 200 people in
cars, among whom were several phy physicians,
sicians, physicians, lit out for the scene of de destruction,
struction, destruction, only to find that all tie
harm done was that the tender had

got off the rails and been dragged a

hundred yards over the ties, and the
colored fireman had sprained his

shoulder by falling on it when he

jumped. The train crew soon put the
tender back on the track and went on

to Tampa.

,A pretty good proof of the popu

larity and usefulness of the Postal
Telegraph in our town has been giv

en by the way the company has had
its office refitted and repainted. The

work was directed by the district

foreman, Mr. M. C. Welch, and he
took all an artist's delight in seeing
that the office had bright lights mel mellowed
lowed mellowed by soft tints on the walls and
ceilings, as well as polished porcelain
and glinting metal in the mechanical
appliances. It is a very pretty place

now, and is the pride of the efficient

operator, Mr. R. W. Whiting.

A party of Red Cross workers,
Mrs. John Taylor, Mrs. W. W. Con

don, Messrs. L. W. Duval, L. R. Cha Cha-zal
zal Cha-zal and Ed. Chazal, motored to Buck

Pond Saturday evening and attended

an enthusiastic Red Cross meeting at

that place. A feature of the evening
was a patriotic and sensible speech
by Uncle Billy Folks.
Messrs. W. W. Stripling, C. K.
Sage, J.H. Brinsen, W. L. Colbert, W.
H. McConn and several other Ocala
Woodmen attended a big purlo given
by the members of the Fairfield camp
Saturday evening.
After five weeks of illness, Mr. J.
D. McCaskill is able to be outagain.
This is "potato week." New Irish
potatoes 50 cents a peck,, 95 cents hall
bushel; old potatoes 40, cents a peck.
Main Street Market, phone 108. 29-tf
Careful prescription service, using
Squibb's chemicals, at Gerig's Drug
Store. War Savings and Thrift
Stamps, sold. tf
WANTED By first class white me mechanics,
chanics, mechanics, screen work. All kinds car carpenter
penter carpenter work cheaper, better. In town
or out.' A trial will convince. Address
Box 140, Ocala,' Fla. 4-29-3t
FOR SALE Ford; good condition.
Apply at Fishel's. 4-29-6t
, Our terms itrictiy casn, our service
the very best. Williams & Fox Auto
Service Station. 19-tf

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CALL NO. 178 IS

HEREBY ANNOUNCED

Eat potatoes this week. New ones
50 cents a epck, 95 cents half -bushel;
old ones 40 cents a peck. Main Street
Market, phone 108. 29-tf

Six white men will be called; to re

port on May 3rd to the Local Board
Marion County, Florida for entrain-

ment to Fort Scriven Georgia.

Local Board for the County of Mar Marion,
ion, Marion, State of Florida, Ocala .Florida.

W. L. Armour, C. C

Dr. H. W. Henry's office telephone

is number 456; residence telephone is

number 340.

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prepared to meet tbe daily affairs of his business if he is not pro protected
tected protected with '. '

FIRE INSURANCE

We represent not only the best fire insurance companies, but
also the highest class INDEMNITY AND BONDING concerns in v
the world. Talk is over with us.
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TZMl SAVINGS STAMPS
ISSUED BY THE
UNITED STATES
GOVERNiAENT

Bennett-Hester
A beautiful marriage ceremony was
performedby Rev. C. E. Wyatt at the
home of Mr. and Mrs. f B. Hester at
Evinston Sunday evening, when Mr.
Hester gave his youngest daughter,
Ida, to Prof. H. C. Bennett, principal
of the Mcintosh high school, and ath athletic
letic athletic director of Y. M. C. A. work.
The parlor was exquisitely decorated
with the bride's favorite flowers,
roses, carnations and ferns. To the
strains of the wedding march, played
by Miss Lemmie Hester, the bride en entered
tered entered on the arm of her father. Miss
Eva' Hester was the pretty maid of
honor. They were met at the altai
by the groom, looking very handsome
in his uniform, with Mr. Montgom Montgomery,
ery, Montgomery, the Presbyterian minister of Mc Mcintosh,
intosh, Mcintosh, acting as best man. Never
had the bride looked more beautiful
than in her exquisite wedding dress of
palest pink georgette crepe, carrying
an arm bouquet of bride roses. A
she plighted her love to the man of
her choice, she made a picture long to
linger in the minds of her loved ones
grouped about her.

The bridal couple spent Saturday

night in Ocala, but returned to Evin Evinston
ston Evinston today. The groom goes at once

to enlist in the tank corps at Gettys

burg, Pa. As Miss Ida Hester, the

bride was popular with a large circle
of friends, having for a number of

years attended school in Tallahassee,

where she was a general favorite.

Her father, Mr. F. B. Hester, is one

of the best liked and most widely

known of Alachua and Marion's sub

stantial citizens. The good wishes of

hundreds of friends throughout the

state follow them m their new life.

The onlv enests at the weHdinp- he.

sides the bridal party were Mrs. F. B.

Hester, bother of the bride and Mrs.

C. E. Wyatt of Ocala.

Informal Tea
Mrs. Robert Anderson entertained

at a most informal tea Saturday aft afternoon
ernoon afternoon from 4 to 6 o'clock, compli complimenting
menting complimenting her sister-in-law, Mrs. Her Herbert
bert Herbert Anderson of Jacksonville and
niece, Mrs. Travers Ewell, of New

York, who are the admired guests at

the Anderson home. A profusion of
lovely cut flowers made the living
room of the beautiful Anderson home

most attractive. The dainty tea cart

was presided over by Mrs. R. C.

Camp, assisted by Mrs. Ira Bennett,

who served delicious sandwiches, cof coffee
fee coffee and tea.

Mrs; Anderson's guests included

only the most personal friends of the
family, who enjoyed exceedingly this

pleasant opportunity of an afternoon
o f social intercourse with their old

friends and former neighbors.

Miss Maude Douglas of Bunnell.

Fla., was married one evenine last

week, in Macon, to Bennie Redding, a

soldier m the headquarters company

of the 124th infantry. Bennie Redding

is a son of Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Red

ding, now of Jacksonville, but a num number
ber number of years ago much-esteemed 'resi 'residents
dents 'residents of Ocala.

WIRELESS FOR ALL TO HEAR

Ladies and Girls
Help Win the War.
Steady employment, Interesting, Pleasant
work. Good wages. Full details will be explain explained.
ed. explained. Women and Girls department in charge
of Mrs -Roberts. Apply at American Fruit
Store, in person. White people only, wanted.

p H. A. SHAVER COMPANY,
If Canning Factory.
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Instrument No Larger Than Fountain
Pen Enables One to Pick Up" ''
, Messages Nearby.
The "fountain pen" wireless receiv receiver
er receiver Is an established fact, for through
the use of the audion bulb Dr. Lee De
Forest has perfected a little instru instrument,
ment, instrument, no larger than eome of the ex-tca-slze
fountain pens in use by men
with heavy hands, through which it la!

possible for a man to pick up wireless i
messages at distances up to eight or
ten miles, says the Illustrated World.!
The Instrument depends entirely
upon the audion bulb for its efficiency.
The audion bulb, as most of those
interested In wireless knows, made
feasible the recent long-distance mes messages
sages messages sent out from Washington, and
its use for communication by wire also
made feasible the now common trans
continental telephoning between New;
York and San Francisco.
The entire principle of the audion;
bulb Is to amplify sound waves, and.
by making a bulb small enough to be
placed In the end of the fountain pen
tube Doctor De Forest has literally
made it possible for any "man in the
street to pick up whatever wireless
communication may be going on in his
neighborhood.

Evolution of the Lamp.
Dr. Walter Clark of Philadelphia
has recently made some Interesting In Investigations
vestigations Investigations to And out how the old old-time
time old-time lighting conditions in his city
compare with those of today, says the
Popular Science Monthly. He has dis discovered
covered discovered that until as late as 1885, only
flickering sperm oil and candles were
in use. Not until the following deeade
did the "highly improved" kerosene
lamp appear. Gas did not eome out
until the period between 1865 and 1875.
And then only the wealthy could use
It It sold at $2.50 per thousand cubic
feet! The" efficient Welsbach mantle
came out ten years later, revolutioniz revolutionizing
ing revolutionizing artificial illumination. The pres present
ent present era began in 1893, when gas and
electricity came into general ue gas
selling at $1 per thousand cubic feet
and electricity at 10 cents per kilo kilowatt
watt kilowatt hour. Since that time the gas
mantle and the electric filament have
seen vast Improvements, so that today
the average family is obtaining about
eighteen times as much ILght as the
people of half a century aco.

MOSS BLUFF

Moss Bluff, April 25. Everybody is
cordially invited to a box supper Sat Saturday
urday Saturday night, May 4th, at the Moss
Bluff school house at 7:30 o'clock. We
are asking each girl who will, to come
and bring a box.
Given by the Moss Bluff Canning
Club Girls.

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the State. We Expect to Make the
Service Prompt, the Price Reasonable,
and "Everybody Happy." If We Don't,

Tell Us and We'll "Come Across."

WHITE STAR LINE
Dealers in BEAVER BOARD

NOTICE TO CREDITORS

VftHco is herebv elven to all cred

itors, legatees, distributees and all
persons having claims or demands
against the estate of Henry A. Due-

bel, deceased, to present tne same 10
the undersigned in the city of Ocala,
Florida, within two years.
Dated March 4th, 1918.
Mary A. Gillen,
As Executrix of the Estate of Henry
A. Duebel, Deceased. 3-4-8tmon

NOTICE
The city council will receive bids on
May 21, 1918, 8 o'clock p. m. for the
building known as the Empire Cafe,
east of the city hall, same to.be re removed
moved removed within7 a reasonable time. All
bids to be submitted in writing.
22-mon H. C. Sistrunk, City Clerk.

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Every moaerti convenience in each room. Dining rom service is
second to none.
KATES From $1.50 per day per person to $6.
ROBERT.M. MEYER, J. E. KAVANAUGK
Pronrietor. Manerpr

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A shipment of four, Jig, powerful,
Maxwell Worm-Driven, two-ton,
Truck Chassis have just arrived
and may be seen in the ware warehouse.
house. warehouse. Equipped with driver's
seats only, electric lights, and
huge United States Pneumatic,
Chain tread tires. Put a body on
to fit your own needs. Price, war
tax and freight included, $1200.00
Time payments arranged if de desired.
sired. desired. Settle you Hauling Prob Problems,
lems, Problems, NOW while you can. Trucks
cannot be had in a short time.
More miles per gallon of gasolene,
less oil, greater power, less up upkeep
keep upkeep expense guaranteed than
on any other truck made, regard regard-less
less regard-less of cost or capacity.
Tlte Maxwell Agency
OCALA - FLORIDA.

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

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