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The Ocala evening star
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OCALA

EVENING

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Weather Forecast: Fair tonight and
Saturday, except probably showers
extreme south portion.
OCALA, FLORIDA, FRIDAY, MAY 24, 1918.
VOL. 25, NO. 125
Think, Hasten, Act!

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1

' Allies Confident of Ability to
Hold Their Own

TERRIFIC EFFORTS TO WIN BEFORE AMERICA'S FULL FORCE
CAN BE USED BE1HG MADE BY TEUTONS

(Associated
London, May 24. "We are on-the
eve of a great German attack. Those
wno know best vV.?t the prospect
' are, feel most confident about the
result," Lloyd Ccovge declared today
in an address at Edinburgh.
WILL HINDENBLRG OR WILSON
WIN ?
Edinburgh, May 24. For the .Ger .Germans,
mans, .Germans, as well as for us, the next few
weeks will be a race between Hinden Hinden-Lurg
Lurg Hinden-Lurg and President Wilson. (The Ger Germans
mans Germans are straining every muscle to
reach the goal first, on the eve of Am American
erican American help becoming available for the
Allies, Lloyd-George declared in his
address here today. At the present
time, he said, America didn't have
what would be equivalent to one-fifth
of the fighting strength which the en enemy
emy enemy received owing to the collapse in
Russia. He said that it took time to
train and equip armies and American
help couldn't be reckoned on for some
time.
BRITISH HAVE THE BEST OF IT
London, May 24."As a result oi'
the raid carried out by the enemy
yesterday north of Hill 70, north of
Lenspy, a few of our men are miss missing,"
ing," missing," says today's official statement.
"Early last night the enemy at at-'
' at-' tempted another raid on one of our
posts in the Aveluy wood, but was
driven off. We carried out a succesb
ful raid shortly after midnight south southwest
west southwest of LaBassee and captured a few
prisoners."
FRENCH SUCCESSES
,'
Paris, May 24. French troops last
night carried out raids in several
. parts of the front, notably southeast
of Coucy on the Aisne front, in the
Champagne and in the Vosges, in
which prisoners were taken, says to today's
day's today's official report. German raids
attempted west of Noyon and on the
main battle front southeast of Mesnil
and St. George were failures.
HONOR ROLL OF
THE PRIMARY SCHOOL
Beginners: Exa Adams, Marguerite
Cole, Kathryn Hetrick, Virginia Kre Kre-ger,
ger, Kre-ger, Mary Frances Johnson, Ethel
Pillans, Mary Rentz, Rena Timmons,
Mary Elizabeth Peoples, Daniel Hun Hun-nicutt,
nicutt, Hun-nicutt, Morris Slott, Gerald Bouvier,
Charles Drake, Lonnie Hurst, Charles
Ruff, Paul Theus, Carlos Bullock,
Johnson Rivers, Walter Preer, Ed Edward
ward Edward Pacetti.
First Gr'ade: Elizabeth Adams, Bet Betsy
sy Betsy Atkinson, Mary Blowers, Bertha
May Bridges, Louise Bryant, Dorothy
Cappleman, Elizabeth Dickson, Selma
Reynolds, Fairey Savage, Mary
Troxler, Verna Tunmons, T. C. Atkin Atkinson,
son, Atkinson, Syril Boyd, H. M. Barter, Henry
Cameron, Bonner Claik, William
Drake, Harold Knight, Wilford Web Weber,
er, Weber, J. C. Woods, Homer Shafer, Tom
Blowers, Howard Bilbro, Harry Clark Clark-son,
son, Clark-son, William Edwards, Leon Gold Goldman,
man, Goldman, Jasper Hurst, Louis Marsh,
Marius Toffaletti, Clyde Pedrick, Ber Bernard
nard Bernard Bell. Mary Troxler, Betsy ;At ;At-kinson
kinson ;At-kinson and Cyril Boyd have been
neither tardy nor absent during the
entire year.
Third Grade: Musette Adams, Mary
Carn, Frances Clark, Mary Christino
Cassels, Barbara W. Johnson, Amy C.
Long, Johnnie Lou Potter, Martha
Preer, Babette Peyser, Sarah Sawaya,
Marguerite Sexton, Gladys Timmons,
Louise Ruff.
Second Grade: Clifford Bullock,
Jim Cox, Malcolm Davis, Alexander
Duris, Chester Fort, Alvin Jones, Her Herbert
bert Herbert Jones, Dempsey Mayo, Bernard
McCaskill, Paul Rentz, Charles Sa Sawaya,"
waya," Sawaya," Charles Shafer, Barnard Spen Spencer,
cer, Spencer, Robert Waterman, Spencer Cul Cul-len,
len, Cul-len, Robert Terrell, Joe Ruff, Evelyn
Brown, Josephine Clark, Dasibel
Clement, Marguerite Condrey, Au
drey Condrey, Louise Gallant, Pauline
Godwin, Catherine Greene, Mary Wil Willis
lis Willis Johnson, Cora May Pillans, Carrie
Russell, Morris Savage. (Robert Wa Waterman,
terman, Waterman, Dasibel Clement and Margu-

Press)
SEVEHTY-FIVE PEfl
BSCRfBED
Strong Probability that the Red Cross
War Fund Will Have Several
Millions to Spare
(Associated Tress)
Washington, D. C, May 24. Three Three-fourths
fourths Three-fourths of the one hundred rrfillion
dollar second war fund for the Red
Cross had been subscribed when the
totals were added up this morning at
national headquarters. The figures
were $74,269,825.
UNLIMITED ARMY SPEEDS IT UP
(Special to the Star)
Atlanta', May 24. The Southern
division. passed its quota of three mil million
lion million dollars at 8 o'clock last night,
and reached three' and one quarter!
million at noon today. On account of
the certainty of an unlimited army
with greatly increased Red Cross re responsibilities,
sponsibilities, responsibilities, the Southern division is
now driving for the honor place in the
nation with over-subscriptions of 3b
per cent, making the coal four million.
A report by states shows Tennessee
with $857,000; Georgia, $778,000;
North Carolina.. 615000; South Caro Carolina,
lina, Carolina, $581,000; Florida, $463,000.
Willis J. Milner Jr.,
Director Bureau Pub. Southen Div.
WATSON WAS OPPOSED
TO DOING ANY WORK
(Associated Press)
Forsyth, Ga., May 24. Posses are
searching for John Watson, a negro
farm hand, who yesterday shot and
killed John H. Willis, a farmer living
on Mojaroe-Upson county line, when
the farmer reprimanded him for poor
work.
RED CROSS MEETING AT PINE
On May 19th some Sparr people at attended
tended attended the Pine Sunday school and
after the Sunday school hour at pat patriotic
riotic patriotic Red Cross meeting was held.
Among those who spoke were Mrs. J.
E. Thomas and Mr. Henry Shealy.
Twenty-two names were received as
help to our organization.
Isabel Burton,
Secretary of Sparr Branch.
FORT M'COY
Fort McCoy, May 23. There will
be another play at the Fort McCoy
school building Friday night, May 31,
for the benefit of the American Red
Cross. Admission, 15c and 25c. The
performance starts at 9 o'clock. Ev Everybody
erybody Everybody is urged to attend and help
in the great cause.. Your money's
worth of entertainment guaranteed.
. TAX NOTICE
The delinquent tax list due on per personal
sonal personal pxoperty will be turned over to
a deputy on June 1st to enforce col collection
lection collection by levy and sale, together with
costs.
Taxes due on personal property
can be paid before June 1st without
costs.
If you have not paid the occupa occupational
tional occupational license required by law, you
are taking chances of being prosecut prosecuted.
ed. prosecuted. W. W. Stripling,
o-23-3t Tax Collector.
erite Condrey have neither been ab
sent nor tardy during the entire
school year).
Nunnally's Candies fresh every
week at Gerig's Drug Store, where
you can also get Thrift Stamps, tf

CENT S

MOTHER

Her Sign
NOT THE PAGAN CROSS
BADGE OF IGNOMINY
But the Red Stained Cross
BADGE OF SACRIFICE

She

YOUR SACRIFICE for the men who are suffering for humanity, for
the widows and orphans, innocent victims of a nation crazed with the lust
for all that is obscene, of a nation given to the adoration of SELF-PELF
and POWER.
If you have given much out of little
You are indeed rich in sacrifice.
If you have given little out of much
Think and think and think
Then haste n to act. 4

AFLAME Willi

ENTHUSIASM
Southern Division of Red Cross Work
Went Over the Top Last
Night
Atlanta, May 24.
Frederick Hocker, War Fund Publici Publicity
ty Publicity Chmn., A. R. C, Ocala, Fla.:
The Southern division went over
the top last night at the end of our
fourth day with a total of $3,019,131.
Tennessee holds the lead with $779,-
000. Georgia follows with $754,000.
South Carolina made a remarkable
advance during the day to $507,000.
Florida made a great advance, reach reaching
ing reaching $342,000.
The South is aflame with enthus
iasm. Quotas have been passed and
forgotten. An effort is being made
for a heavy over-subscription. Chair Chairman
man Chairman Davison has wired chairmen,
changing conditions and urges all
chapters to keep going and make the
greatest effort possible.
Of the sixty-two largest ) towns in
the division, twenty-five report sub
scriptions in excess of their quotas,
making a total of over-subscriptions
in these towns alone over $187,000.
Wickes Wamboldt, division cam campaign
paign campaign director, while highly pleased
with a splendid showing, is urging
all chapters in view of Chairman
Davison's request, and signing by the
president of a bill making it lawful
for banks and trust companies and
corporations, to continue efforts for
large over-subscriptions in this di division.
vision. division. Savannah made the first report, an announcing
nouncing announcing that its quota of $100,000
had been reached; Charlotte, $77,000;
Durham, $36,000; Wilmington, $41, $41,-000;
000; $41,-000; Columbia exceeds quota 75 per
cent; Tampa, $62,000; Jacksonville,
$45,000; Winston-Salem, 80 per cent
over with $90,000. Seventy-five towns
in Georgia are already over the top;
THE RED GROSS

i By JOHN H. FINLEY.
I kneel behind the soldiers' trench
I walk with shambles' smear and stench
The dead I mourn.
I bear the stretcher and I bend
O'er Sammy, Pierre and Jack and mend
What shells have torn.
I go wherever men may dare, I go wherever woman's
care
And love can live.
Wherever strength and skill can bring
Surcease to human suffering
Or solace give.
I am your pennies and your pounds;
1 am your bodieson their rounds
Of pain afar;
I am you, doing what you would
If you were only where you could
Your avatar.
The cross which on my arm I wear,
The flag which o'er my breast I bear,
Is but the sign
Of what you'd sacrifice for him
Who suffers on the hellish rim
Of war's red line.

CROSS
Asks
fifty-four in North Carolina; twenty twenty-eight
eight twenty-eight in Tennessee; twenty in South
Carolina; sixteen in Florida. A total
of 200 chapters in the division have
reported their quotas over-subscribed.
Willis J. Milner Jr.
AN EFFICIENT CONVERT
Last night, after Mr. Duval had
finished his address at Oxford, an old,
white-haired farmer who had been
listening at the window, met Mr. Du Duval
val Duval as he came out and said, "I'm
glad I heard you. You have converted
me. I'm going to strain for the Red
Cross."
LOCAL SUBSCRIPTIONS
Additions to $100 list: E. T. Helven Helven-ston,
ston, Helven-ston, Anonymous.
Additions to $50 list: Ocala Iron
Works, A. C. Cobb, Alfred Ayer.
Additions to $25 list: F. E. Harris,
Miss Emily Stotesbury.
Twenty Dollars Each: Rev. R. Ira
Barnett, H. L. Borland, W. S., Cassels,
J. G. Caldwell, C. A. Fort, Mrs. O. T.
Green, Rev. Smith Hardin, M. M. Lit Little,
tle, Little, W. G. Marshall, W. A. Penland.
WESTERN UNION WORKERS
The Ocala employes of the Western
Union Telegraph Co. have subscribed
$80 to the Red Cross drive.
ORDERED TO REPORT
The following named white regis registrants
trants registrants have been summoned to report
to the office of the local board on Sat Saturday,
urday, Saturday, May 25th, at 7 a. m. From this
list five men will be selected and en-
) trained for Camp Gordon, Atlanta:
E. P. Scarborough, Oak.
Joe Wilson, Kendrick.
Willis P. Osteen, Jacksonville.
Peter M. Mackintosh, Ocala.
Boring H. Clifton, Valdosta, Ga.
Arfie Brooks, Ocala.
Wm. A. Harrell, Oklawaha.
Local Board for Marion County,
j W. L. Armour, Chief Clerk.
j We rebuild all makes of storage
batteries. Williams & Fox Auto Serv Serv-'
' Serv-' ice Station. 9-tf
SPIRIT SPEAKS

I

Huns Seem to Think Americans
Easy to Hold
AERIAL FORCE GUARDING PARIS IS TO RECEIVE AID OF UHCLE
SAM'S AVIATORS
(Associated Press)

With the American Army, France,
Thursday, May 23. German troops
which faced the Americans on the
Toul sector several weeks ago have
been withdrawn and sent to the bat battle
tle battle area ot northern France. They
have been replaced by the Eighth
Bavarian reserve.
AMERICANS ON GUARD OVER
PARIS
Paris, Thursday, May 23. An Am American
erican American escadrille, composed of avia aviators
tors aviators from among the best American
pilots, in the future will hejp defend
Paris against enemy air raids. The
off ere of help made spontaneously by
the American aviation service was
accepted by the French government.
A QUIET DAY
With the American Army, France,
Thursday, May 23. The day has been
quiet at all points occupied by our
troops, says an official statement to tonight
night tonight from headquarters.
TEUTONS STRAIN EVERY NERVE
Washington, May 24. To meet the
strain on her man power, Germany is
forming a convict battalion, stripping
the munitions factories of men and
moving troops from the Dutch fron frontier
tier frontier and Rumanian front, according to
advices reaching the state depart department.
ment. department. AMERICAN LOSSES
Washington, May 24. The Ameri
can casualty list issued today con contains
tains contains 44 names, divided as follows:
Killed in action, 4; died of wounds,
9; died of accident, 4; died of disease,)
10; wounded severely, 16; wounded'
slightly, 1. Corporal Daniel A. John-1
son of Atlanta, died of disease ana
Sergeant Cleo C. Hamby of Coving-;
ton, Ga., was wounded severely.
BOLIVIA WANTS JAPS
(Associated Press)
London, May 24. Bolivian Pleni
potentiary Manoz Reyes has arrived!
in Tokio to arrange for Japanese im immigration
migration immigration on a large scale to Bolivia,
says a dispatch from Tokio to the
Daily Mail.
INSTRUCTION IN
SCIENTIFIC COOKING
Instruction in domestic economy
and scientific cooking is given every
Thursday afternoon at 4 o'clock, and
every Friday morning at 10 o'clock, at
the old Teapot Grocery stand, by Mrs.
O. W. Weaver, the government dem demonstration
onstration demonstration agent. These classes are
very interesting and instructive, and
the government is desirous of having
them well attended. Housekeepers liv living
ing living in the country are specially invit invited
ed invited to come to town Thursday after afternoons
noons afternoons or Friday mornings and attend
the classes. Mrs. Weaver will be very
glad to see them. dhwkytf
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
TEMPLE ATTRACTIONS
Today: Pauline Frederick in "The
Hungry Heart."
Saturday: "The Hungry Eyes," a
Bluebird.
We maintain one of the best repair
shops in Marion county. Try our
service. Williams & Fox S. S. tf
Mother Red Cross will find and aid
the prisoner. She will not be a slacker.
Would you be a slacker?
Ask anybody about our repair serv service.
ice. service. Williams & Fox Auto S. S. tf
Buy Thrift Stamps of us and keep
your skin nice and soft with Rexall
Skin Soap. Gerig's Drug Store, tf

liE EXPH
OF THE AH
Senate Favors Increase of Three Mil Million
lion Million Men, and the House
Wants No Limit
(Associated Press)
Washington May 24. The Senate
military affairs committee todaj
unanimously went on record in favor
of a large expansion of the army, and
ordered a favorable report on the
Reed resolution declaring for an in increase
crease increase of three million men. The
House military committee has already
added to the army bill the administra administration
tion administration provisiong giving unlimited au authority
thority authority to the president.
SITUATION NEEDS STUDY
A decision regarding revenue legis legislation
lation legislation by Congress, expected at noon,
was postponed by Secretary McAdoo
until later in the day. Secretary Mc McAdoo
Adoo McAdoo said he would have to study the
treasury situation a little longer.
OCALA'S PATRIOTIC
OBSERVANCE
Paying Respect to the Flag at Six
O'clock. Every Afternoon
An Ordinance Entitled an Ordinance
to Arouse a Higher Spirit of Pat Patriotism
riotism Patriotism and Bring Home to Each
Person Each Day the Necessity
of Seriously Considering his Duty
to his Country and his Individual
Responsibility in this War for
Freedom and Humanity that is
Now Raging.
Therefore: Be it Ordained by the City
Council of the City of Ocala:
Section 1. That on and after the
passage, of this ordinance the Unned
States flag shall be displayed on thb
court house square in the city of
Ocala, on the Hag pole, on the south southeast
east southeast corner, and on and after said
date the national flog shall be slowly
lowered at six o'clock p. m. each aft afternoon,
ernoon, afternoon, and the fire bell shall be rung
six times.
Sec. 2. All persons each day at six
o'clock p. m. when the signal referred
to above is given, shall stand still and
be silent, wherever they may be in
said city limits. All automobiles,
trucks and vehicles of ail kinds and
character whatsoever, shall also, at
the time and for the period aforesaid,
stop and remain still. All male per persons
sons persons at this time shall remove their
hats and keep them removed during
the period aforesaid.
Sec. 3. Any person wilfully vio violating
lating violating the provisions of this ordinance
shall, upon conviction thereof, he rep reprimanded
rimanded reprimanded by the judge of the record recorder's
er's recorder's court; Provided however, that.no
person shall be arrested or taken to
the city hall on the charge of violat violating
ing violating thi3 ordinance, but shall only be
notified to appear; and, provided fur further,
ther, further, that no person shall be convict convict-of
of convict-of except on the corroborative testi testimony
mony testimony of at least two witnesses.
Sec. 4. This ordinance shall take
effect immediately upon its passage
and approval.
Placed upon third and final read reading,
ing, reading, read by title and adopted, upon
roll call all members voting yea,
May 21st, 1916. Geo. A. Nash,
President of City CounciL
Approved by me as mayor of Ocala,
Fla., this the 23rd day of May, A. D.
1918. J. E. Chace, Mayor.
Attest: H. C. Sistrunk, Clerk.
NOTICE WATCH THIS SPACE
A 7-passenger, 6-cylinder Paig
car for sale today $340. Each day
price drops $10 until car 13 sold, so
don't wait too long. Car can be seea
tX Gates' Garage. 4-30-tf



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OCALA EVENING STAR, FRIDAY, MAY 24, 1918

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OCALA EVENING STAR

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OF OCALA, FLA.
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Entered at Ocala, Fla., postofflce as
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More than 4000 Jews are enrolled
in the United States navy.
The Germans are selling artificial
meat, camouflaged with peeper, salt
and onions.
The Red Cross drive ends Monday
evening. Put every ounce of your
strength behind it.
The Canadian government has
passed a law to fine or imprison per persons
sons persons who refuse to work.
Seventy-five per cent of the wealth
of the country is in the hands of fam families
ilies families receiving incomes of $9500 ox
less.
A law has been passed in New York
giving any citizen the legal right to
arrest persons making disloyal state statements.
ments. statements. The Germans are exercising great
pressure on the Geneva Red Cross to
put out a protest against the use of
poison gas.
Everybody thought that the Star
Spangled Banner. Was the national an anthem,
them, anthem, but we see a member of Con Congress
gress Congress has introduced a bill to make it
such.
The state department, through the
Spanish envoy in Berlin, requests a
parley with Germany at Berne over
the treatment of American prisoners
of war.
Senator LaFollette's defense before
the Senate's committe on elections and
privileges, expressed through his at attorney,
torney, attorney, is that he had a right to talk
peace.
The U. S. food administration ad ad-.
. ad-. vises that in cities of 10,000 or over
there is available from the kitchen
waste about 70,000,000 pounds of
pork and over $16,000,000 worth ol
grease and fertilizers.
Residents of London who live in
houses or flats are allowed to buy one
pound of meat, half a pound of sugar,
half a pound of bacon, ham or saus sausage,
age, sausage, and a quarter of a pound of but butter
ter butter or margarine per week.
An American aviator, wounded in
a fight in the air, crashed to earth in
No Man's Land and was shelled by
the Germans. He crawled from his
airplane d'ust before it was demolish demolished
ed demolished by a shell and was rescued alive.
America is building its first field
army in France of 200,000 picked
troops already there, Secretary Ba Baker
ker Baker announces. America, at the
present rate, will have a force equal
to the British in line in a few months.
Secretary Daniels, speaking at
Rutgers College, says America will
draft men from eighteen to sixty
years old if necessary, and within a
year will' have ships. enough to send
not one million, but millions of sol sol-diers
diers sol-diers to the battle fronts.
Senator McCumber of North Dako Dakota
ta Dakota says that never have there been as
many strikes in the history of the
country as there have been since the
United States entered the war, al although
though although labor has received higher
wages than ever.
In Germany celluloid and sugar are
being used instead of cotton and
saltpeter, coal supplants gasoline, a

new soft steel is used for the former i

copper guide rings on shells, oils are
being won from distillation of soft
coal and there is a famine in struc structural
tural structural iron and steel.
LETS HAVE NO
RED CROSS SLACKERS
During this Red Cross drive, when
appeals are being so urgently made
for a substantial over-subscription, it
should not be forgotten that Marion
county's quota last year was $15,000,
and we raised only $4,900. Therefore,
Marion county is $10,000 in debt to
the Red Cross, so to speak, on the last
drive, and if we go over the top this
time with $20,000, we shall only be
even with "Mother Red Cross."
DATE FOR LUNCHEON
FOR VETERANS CHANGED
The Daughters of the Confederacy
request the Star to announce that
the date for the luncheon for the
Confederate veterans has been chang changed
ed changed from Tuesday, June 4 to Saturday,
June 1. The luncheon will be given
in the' Ocala House dining room at 1
p. m., and the Daughters will be glad
to have every veteran in the county
present. This luncheon has been given
annually for years by the Daughters
in honor of the birthday of Jefferson
Davis, on June 3. Last year, on ac account
count account of the war, and registration
day, it was omitted, and the old sol-
diers missed it greatly. This year,
despite war and Hooverism, it is the
desire of the Daughters to bring them
together in the honored festival again.
Davis' birthday, however, falls this
year on Monday, and it being almost
impossible to make suitable prepar preparation
ation preparation on that day, it was decided to
give the luncheon Tuesday, June 4.
Plans were being made for this date
when it was suggested that on ac account
count account of the primary election a good
many of the veterans could not be in
the city on that date. So it has been
changed to Saturday, June 1, at the
Ocala House, at 1 p. m., and every old
Confederate soldier in the county is to
understand that his name is in the
pot.
RED CROSS WAR FUND NOTICE
Let no one wait to be called upon
who wishes to contribute to the Red
Cross war fund. Subscriptions will be
gladly accepted at any of the banks
or by any member of the committees,
and everybody has the opportunity to
add his or her name to this roll of
hoonr.
President Willys of the Willys Willys-Overland
Overland Willys-Overland Co. says "there are 4,000, 4,000,-000
000 4,000,-000 passenger automobiles in this
country, traveling 40,000,000 miles
daily, equivalent to 1600 times round
the earth and these automobiles could
move 20,000,000 people one-fifth of
our population comfortably seated,
100 miles a day with one filling of
gasoline."
Percival Phillips, correspondent of
the New York Herald with the Brit British
ish British armies, in a special cable dispatch
tells of the arrival of American troops

fl I fill, ilk BANDAGES U
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on the British front, finding the men

keen, alert, eager to learn and anx
ious to get to the firing line. Their
camps are dotted over many miles of
country, and a subtle change has come
over the French villages as the Am Americans
ericans Americans have replaced the British,
while their language is a new puzzle
to the inhabitants.
PERTINENT QUESTIONS
Recruiting Station, U. S. Army,
Postoffice Building, Ocala, Fla.
What is your age and what is your
reason for not enlisting in the army
now? No doubt it is a good one. Most
of them are. We all had them, but
let's win this war and then consider
our reasons. Men fifty years old and
boys fifteen years old are applying
every day, trying to enter the service.
What are the men between the ages
of 18 and 21 and 31 and 41 doing?
All you men who are becoming 21
years of age and who have become 21
since last June, have to register last
month and your last chance to volun volunteer
teer volunteer is rapidly drawing to a close.
Why not call and see what the army
recruiting officer had for you? We
need all the men we can get. Whether
you are going to college or high
school, we need your services now.
Me nare wanted for nearly every
branch of the service. We now have
the tank service open. This is the
branch which we have heard so much
about the large, steel tanks that
walk through buildings and over the
trenches. If you enlist in this tank
corps you will be in France in two
months time. The promotion' is rapid
and the work very exciting. The gov government
ernment government allows a liberal amount to
your dependents while you are in the
service and you have the privilege of
insuring your life for a large amount,
besides you are serving your country.
Some people say we do not need men
very badly now. Even if you are a
school professor we need you. Look
out for registration day. Call on or
write the army recruiting officer.
Charles Aler,
Recruiting Officer, U. S. Army.
PINE
Pine, May 22. Mr. and Mrs. J. E.
Thomas of Sparr and their cousin,
Mrs. Willie Underwood of New Jer Jersey,
sey, Jersey, were here on a Red Cross drive
Thursday afternoon.
Mrs. G. D. Turner attended the W.
O. W. circle at Sparr, Friday after afternoon.
noon. afternoon.
Mr. S. H. Whitford was transact transacting
ing transacting business in Sparr Saturday.
Mr. and Mrs. G. D. Turner and
daughter, Miss Marie Eldridge, called
on friends at Fort McCoy Saturday
afternoon.
Mr. Sam Martin passed through
Pine en route to Sparr Saturday, to
meet some relatives who came in on
the train.
We are sorry to hear of the mis misfortune
fortune misfortune to Mrs. Cason of Oak last
week.
Mr Harmon Hall went to Orlando
and drove back in a new Ford.
Mr. James Hall left for Winter
Haven Friday to locate a place where
he will move his family. They will
be greatly missed in our community.

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OCALA,
FLORIDA
They came here about eight years ago',
Mr. Grady Martin was a caller in
Sparr Monday. He was accompanied
home by his father, Rev. Martin.
Quite a crowd of Pine people, Mr.
and Mrs. Tom Perry, Mr. and Mjrs. J.
H. Perry, Mr. and Mrs. Grady Martin,
Misses Alma Jordan, Mamie Perry,
Rena Perry and Allene Monroe, at attended
tended attended the Red Cross meeting at
Sparr Sunday.
While at War
WOMEN SUFFER AT HOME
Ft. Myers, Fla. "Dr. Pierce's Golden
Medical Discovery and his 'Favorite
Prescription are my
-JTjfe
71 t lor iiumeryus 111s,
:.and as tonics and
uw nerve medicines. In
&-&my own experience
-r Wfewifh hnth thpv cer-
k.
ing from indiges indigestion,
tion, indigestion, so much so as to become very
thin and pale, and grew weak and
listless, with very little ambition. I
was told by a physician that the de derangement
rangement derangement of my nervous system was
the cause of the dyspepsia.
"Recently I took the 'Favorite Pre Prescription'
scription' Prescription' alone and it relieved my
nervous condition and apprehension
and prepared me for the trying ordeal
of motherhood, relieving me of its
many distressing features. I hope
other women looking forward to
motherhood may profit by my testi testimony,
mony, testimony, not only to give them comfort
but to strengthen them for the nurs nursing
ing nursing period." Mrs. I. M. Pelliceb.
"Favorite Prescription," the ever ever-famous
famous ever-famous friend to ailing women, and
"Golden Medical Discovery," the great greatest
est greatest general tonic, are both put up In
liquid and tablets, contain no alcohol
or habit-forming drugs, and are to be
found in nearly all drug stores. The
tablets cost 60 cents. These medicine
of Dr. Pierce's have enjoyed an Im Immense
mense Immense sale for nearly 50 years, which
proves their merits as well as the
statements made by users. If not ob obtainable
tainable obtainable at your dealer's send 10 cents
to Dr. Pierce, Invalids' Hotel, Buffalo,
N. Y., and he will mail trial package
of either tablets.

s-N'tainly were all that
YAW M''I'7jwas needed to bring
vf MfHl about what was de de-v''m0
v''m0 de-v''m0 vsired. I was suffer

$100,000,000
This is the amount asked lor by the Red Cross from
the citizens of the United States. Marion County's
quota is only $10,000 and should be subcribed at
once. If everyone will do his duty the amount
will be raised before the week is out.
Have You Subscribed?
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NATIONAL BANK

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Partial payment required.
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A DOLLAR WASTED HELPS THE ENEMY
That is not a loyal thing to do, of coutse, and few of us realize
that we are helping the enemy when we waste money. Pretty hard
to define what waste is. One man's waste may be another man's
economy. In a general way, waste in war time may be defined as the
buying of anything not essential to health and efficiency. Every
.dollar one spends for unnecessary things commands goods and ser services,
vices, services, that is, labor and materials, needed by the United States Gov Government
ernment Government for war purposes. And, if you invest the money you save
kin War Savings Stamps, you are again helping by loaning your mon money
ey money to your Government.

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We represent not only the be3t fire insurance companies, but
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OCALA EVENING STAR. FRIDAY, MAY 24. 1918

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SAVE
WHEAT FLOUR

Use These Substitutes
Barley Flour
Rice Flour
Corn Flour
Corn Starch
Oat Meal
Oat Flakes
Nutrimeal (Peanut Meal)
Rice
Corn Meal
Corn Grits
All in Bulk
Not Substitutes
Rye FIou:v
Graham Flour
50-50 FIouL(Rye & Wheat)
We can supply you
0.K.TEAJP0
'GROCERY...
Phones 16 & .174
Pack away your
BLANKETS with without
out without having them
cleaned. We are
especially prepar-
cd to handle them.
Ocala Steam
Laimdary
PHONE .101
Usei
Ocala

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OCALA SOCIAL AFFAIRS

If You Have Any News for this De Department,
partment, Department, Call Fire Double-One
. or Two-Seven
Ready
Ready, let come what may,
Ready to die or live
Ready to smile and slay
Ready to heal and forgive!
Out, at the stern command,
From colleges, fields and marts,
They go with the sworn in hand,
And brotherhood in their hearts.
Out, with a friendly word,
And a friendly comrade smile
Carrying fire and sword,
With peace, as their dream, the
while.
Strongest army of all
That ever old earth saw!
Heeding the carnage call
Keeping the higher law.
Band after eager band,
From colleges, ; fields and marts,
They go, with 'sword in hand,
And peace, peace, peace, in their
hearts. Madeline Bridges.
In the not far distant future may
the dream be realized, and the hope
fulfilled that nation shall no more go
to war against nation, and man-made
distinctions between man and man,
nation and nation, shall forever
cease.
Program for Woman's Club Meeting
Tomorrow
("Made in America")
(a.) Winter; (b.) Moonlight (Ed (Edward
ward (Edward MacDowell) Miss Irma Blake.
Art song, "The Robin Sings in the
Apple Tree" (MacDowell); Indian
Lullaby (Cadman): Mrs. H. M. Hamp Hampton.
ton. Hampton. Accompanist, Miss Peyser.
Paper, "Art in America": Mrs. D.
M. Smith.
Goodnight (Nevin) : Miss Blake.
Art song, "The Rosary" (Nevin);
folk song, with harp accompaniment,
"Carry Me Back to Ole Virginny,"
(Bland): Mrs. L. H. Ketchum.
Lecture, "The New Poetry": Miss
Isabel Mays.
Patriotism in song, "Keep the
Home Fires Burning": Mrs. Ketchum.
"Smile, Smile, Smile": Chorus.
(Woman's version of Smile, Smile,
Smile) :
Pack up your troubles in your "knit "knitting"
ting" "knitting" bag,
And smile, smile, smile.
While there's a thread of yarn you
must not fag;
Smile, girls, that's the style.
What's the use of worrying
It never was worth whole so
Pack up your troubles in your "knit "knitting"
ting" "knitting" bag
And smile, smile, smile.
Miss Mary Ervin left for Jackson Jacksonville
ville Jacksonville today for an extended visit to
relatives and friends.
mm
Mr. and Mrs. E. T. Helvenston and
a party of friends went to Fellowship
to a tend the political picnic today.
'
Dr. L. F. Blalock, a successful den dentist
tist dentist of Miami and a former Ocala res resident,
ident, resident, is in the city on a visit to his
mother, Mrs. Thomas Blalock and
brother-in-law and sister, Mr. and'
Car

We have the following Bargains in Used
Automobiles, each is in good condition, and
a bargain at the price quoted. s Easy pay payment
ment payment terms can be arranged, where desired.
One Maxwell 1915 model Roadster, electric lights and starter
new tires $200.00
One 1916 model Maxwell Roadster, electric lights and starter,
good condition $300.00
One Maxwell Touring Car, 1917 model.... v $325.00
One Maxwell Touring Car, 1917 model.......... $350.00
One Maxwell Touring Car, 1917 model $375.00
One Maxwell Touring Car, 1917 model $400.00
One Maxwell Touring Car, new tires. $425.00
One Reo Roadster, splendid motor and gears, no tires........ $ 50.00
One Buick Touring Car, indifferent tires, fine motor and gears $150.00
One Light Hup Touring Car $125.00
One Ford Touring Car, 1915 model... ....$300.00
One Ford Touring Car, 1917 model.. $400.00
One Ford 1917 model with Phoenix Form-a-Truck attachment
and good body, 1-ton capacity, brand new tires ,all
around.. ........ .. $550.00
One Rambler Roadster, mechanically in perfect condition; has
just been handsomely painted; a real bargain $550.00

Memcy

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R. R. Carroll

Mrs. George Taylor. Dr. Blalock is re-
ceiving a most cordial welcome from
his many Ocala friends who are de-
lighted at having this opportuniy of
again seeing him.
Silver Tea
The regular monthly silver tea of
the Presbyterian church will be held
at the residence of Mrs. E. A. Osborne
next Monday afternoon, from 4 to 6

o'clock. All friends are cordially in
vited to be present.
The following ladies were at the
Red Cross work rooms yesterday and
this morning: Mrs. A. T. Thomas,

Mrs. W. F. Blesch, Mrs. M. H. Sto- 1 U. S. flag on the flag pole in the court
vail, Mrs. J. W. Sower, Mrs. Thomas j house square a beautiful Italian flag.
Sexton, Mrs. N. I. Gottlieb, Mrs. L. j The flag is a very large one and was
Colby, Mrs. J. W. Hood, Mrs. J. C. jmade entirely by Miss Olivia's own
Batts, Mrs. Z. C. Chambliss, Mrs. hands. The beautiful and intricate
Cora Dosh, Mrs. A. A. Winer, Mrs. B. center emblem on the flag was made
A. Weathers, Mrs. G. T. Maughs, Mrs. on each side of the flag so that it is
W. W. Clyatt, Mrs. W. H. Clark, Mrs. complete from either side it is viewed
A. L. Izlar, Mrs. James Knight, Mrs. j from. The materials, fortunately,
J. H. Bouvier, Mrs. M. M. Carter, Mrs. were available, but the charming
L. M. Murray,. Mrs. Harvey Clark, young lady was put on her mettle to
Mrs. W. C. Moremen, Mrs. W. P. 1 get materials suitable and at the same
Preer, Mrs. H. B. Baxter, Mrs. P. J. time the proper colors, as there are
Theus, Mrs. C. Aler, Mrs. F. S. Jones, i four colors in the flag of Italy, our
Mrs.'L. G. Ketchum, Mrs. Smith Har- staunch ally, namely, red, white, blue
din, Mrs. R. G. Blake, Mrs. G. L. Tay- and green,
lor, Mrs. J. P. Galloway, Mrs. J. M. j
Thompson, Mrs. R. L. Anderson, Mrs. j Mr. Peter Mackintosh yesterday
D. S. Woodrow, Mrs. L. R. Chazal, j left for Camp Gordon. He was ac ac-Mrs.
Mrs. ac-Mrs. C. S. Cullen, Mrs. H. A. Water- j companied as far as Jacksonville by
man, Mrs. C. T. Blood, Mrs. Elmer j his wife, who will be the guest for a
DeCamp, Misses Gamsby, Mary Bur-! week of her brother and sister-in-law,

ford, Mamie Taylor, Lucile Gissen-
daner, Ullaine Barnett, Frances Tar-
ver, Lillian Marsh, Ruth Rentz, Mary
Harriet Livingston, Nellie Stevens,
Blair Woodrow, Mary Piatt, Amelia
Kendall, Ernestine Brooks, Margaret
Jackson, Ruth Ervin, Eloise Bouvier,
Elsie Hall, Donnie Sims, Ola Sims,
Pearl Keefe, Mary Ervin, Collie Clark,
Alice Campbell, Anna McDowell, Su
sie L. Ellis and Susie Ervin.
Mrs. E. C. Bennett had as her
guests at the pictures last evening,
the graduating class of the O. H. S.
and Miss Porter. After witnessing
the unusually fine picture, they spent
an hour most happily in the reception
room in pleasant conversation, inter-
spersed with songs and music on the
ukelele and guitar.
i
Mrs. E. A. Lattimer, a pleasant and
entertaining lady and one of Dade
City's progressive teachers, was a
guest in the city yesterday. She gives
the pleasant news that Miss Ethey 1
TTnvp'rjrffc an well lmrrarn anH arm-rorl I
in this city, is doing well in Dade City
and has a fine music class.
A pleasant party from Leesburg
enjoying the beauties and delights of
Silver Springs yesterday, included
Mr. and Mrs. Yates Clarke and
daughter, Miss Alice, who are num numbered
bered numbered among" Leesburg's most sub substantial
stantial substantial citizens.
Miss Louise Booe has accepted a
clerical position with the Seaboard in
Dunnellon and left yesterday to take
up the duties of the position tempor temporarily.
arily. temporarily. Later she will attend summer
school and will teach again the fall.
Mrs. j. u. unace gave tne cnppiea
children at the hospital a most enjoy-
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' able automobile ride yesterday. To
' judge from their happy faces, the
ride surely was thoroughly enjoyed
and deeply appreciated,
j Meeting of the Woman's Club
The last meeting of the Woman's
Club for the year 1917-1918 will be
, held tomorrow afternoon at 3 o'clock
, the program will be in charge of the
', literature anii art committee, Mrs. E.

Van Hood and Mrs. George Martin,
chairmen. The musical program ap appears
pears appears elsewhere.
Miss Olivia Toffaletti has just com.
; pleted and delivered for use under the
i Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Jackson Jr. She
1 will then go to Orange Park, where
she will visit Miss Rosebud Robinson
! for several days before returning
home.
The many friends of Mr. and Mrs.
Mabry Sumner regret very much to
learn that Ocala can no longer claim
them among her citizens, Mr. Sumner
having' accepted a lucrative position
in Jacksonville. While loath to par
with this excellent family, who left
yesterday, their many friends will
wish the mevery success in their new
home.
Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Camp are re-
joicing over the prospect of soon wel-
coming home for the summer their
ifour young daughters. Miss Carita
! Camp will arrive Sunday from Win-
ston-Salem, N. C, where she has been
1 attending Salem Academy the past
j year. Misses Stella, Nina and Nettie
Camp will arrive on the 3rd of June
from their school in Boston.
Two of this year's sweet girl grad graduates,
uates, graduates, Misses Anna Belle Wesson and
Rozelle Watson, passed through the
mysteries of the Eastern Stars at the
last two meetings of Ocala chapter,
and are now, although the youneest
memoers oi mis important
t it . j i
order,
also much valued ones.
Miss Dorothy Lancaster will give &
musical tea at her studio for her pu-
; pils Saturday afternoon at 4 o'clock,
tu vriiiv.il liic jiauuua aim jspciiai
friends of the pupils are invited. Miss
Lancaster gives these informal musi musicals
cals musicals every few months to accustom
her pupils to performing in public.
. A pleasant party consisting of Mr.
and Mrs. Charles and Mr. and Mrs. A.
S. Burgess left yesterday in Mr.
Charles' car for Tampa, where they
will enjoy a pleasure trip during Mr.
Charles' vacation. They will return
Sunday afternoon.
Miss Hannay Ellis, who has spent
the past year teaching music at Bris Bristol,
tol, Bristol, is now visiting Miss Ava Lee Ed Edwards
wards Edwards at the Woman's College at Tal Tallahassee.
lahassee. Tallahassee. She will arrive home very
soon, which will be pleasant news for
her many friends.
Rev. Wm. H. Wrighton, who has
been attending the Southern Baptist
convention at Hot Springs, will arrive
home today. Mrs. Wrighton will also
arrive in Ocala today from a visit to
friends in Orlando.
Dunnellon was represented in Ocala
yesterday by a pleasant party of
young people who were the 6 o'clock
dinner guests of Miss Wynona Weth Weth-erbee.
erbee. Weth-erbee. Afterwards a delightful trip
to the Springs was enjoyed.
.
Mr. and Mrs, J. J. Waters, who
have had rooms at the residence of
! Mrs. Susan Ellis, have moved to their
country home, until the crops are
harvested. They will return to the
city in about three months.
A pleasant party going to Fellow Fellowship
ship Fellowship today to attend the political pic picnic
nic picnic included Mr. and Mrs. W. W.
Stripling, Mrs. Hampton, Misses Cal-
lie Gissendaner and Ellen Stripling.
Miss Edith Griffin will leave today
for South Jacksonville, for a week's
visit to her sister, Mrs. Gunn, after
which she will go to Sneads to visit
her parents.
Mr. and Mrs. William Parker moved
yesterday into a cottage on Orange
and Eighth streets. Mr. Parker is
manager of the clothing department
in Masters store.
Misses Annie Davis and Mrs. H. M.
Hampton thoughtfully gave the little
cripples at the hospital a delightful
trip to the Springs Wednesday after afternoon.
noon. afternoon. Mrs. B. S. Weathers of Jackson Jacksonville
ville Jacksonville arrived yesterday for a ten
days visit to Mr. and Mrs. B. A.
Weathers at their home on South
Pine street.

UlIs

RED CS0

And no good loyal American is so "color
blind" that a slacker may get by without bring bringing
ing bringing the censure of his neighbors upon him. This
100,000,000 drive now on means the saving of
thousands of lives of children who have been de deprived
prived deprived of support by the kaiser's terrible lust for
power. It is our duty to subscribe liberally to
the fund NOW. Our duty in the matter is not
in doubt, but is plain to all whose hearts beat in
human sympathy. Don't let the appeal of thou thousands
sands thousands of children go unheeded such is not the
nature of true Americans. The day of the slack slacker
er slacker being able to hide has passed, so let's all fall
in line and do OUR WHOLE DUTY.
(This space contributed)

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Ocala
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The Great Neighbor
By JOSEPHUS DANIELS
Secretary of tic Nary.

no return. If the world of toiling people is
made a little more comfortable, a little happier, a little
stronger for the struggle of life through its effort, the Red
Cross is content. And while it is not affiliated exclusively
with any religious body, it is essentially a Lay Brotherhooid
and Sisterhood of all denominations, putting in practice the
teachings of all religions, unselfish service and good deeds.
The works of mercy which it is banded together to accom accomplish
plish accomplish are the result and evidence of its noble sincerity and
inspiring faith.
In the great emergency of the present war the Red Cross
is doubly enlisted. In all it does to help us to win, it is help helping
ing helping to save and maintain those ideals of faithfulness and
honor, kindness and loyalty on which its own existence rests.
And every man, woman and child who realizes this
realizes the peril we are in and who can help the Great
Cause in no other way, can at least support the generous
efforts of the Red Cross. It is the best equipped agency in
the world to bring succor in the day when only organized
and well directed help can avail

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The Red Cross recognizes neither party, nor
race, nor creed. It is world-wide in scope
and humane in purpose. It has no political
nor economic ends to serve. It only asks
where it can be helpful to men and women
in distress afflicted by disease, overtaken
by some sudden disaster or caught in 'the
ordeal of war. There it finds its place and
opportunity. There it springs to serve man mankind.
kind. mankind. The Red Cross is the Great Neighbor,
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Read the president's proclamation
in the Star's window.
Old fashion and two crop conk peas.
Ocala Seed Store. 27-tf
Mr. Pegram of Orange Springs was
a business caller in the city today.
Bring your car to Williams & Fox,
Ocala's best repair shop. 9-tf
Mr. Harrison of Leesburg was a
business visitor in the city yesterday.
Young men of 21 years must reg register
ister register June 5, and O Ocala is the only
place in Marion county where they
can register.
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
The colored people are going to
give a record-breaking Red Cross
meeting at the Metropolitan theater
this evening.
Sorghum seed and field peas at the
Ocala Seed Store. 27-tf
Mother Red Cross gives the sol
dier, the widow and the orphan sup
port. She will not be a slacker. Will
you divide your meal with her or will
you give her the scraps and be a
slacker?
W. K.. Lane, M. D Physician and
Surgeon, specialist Eye, Ear, Nose and
Throat. Law Library Building, Ocala,
Florida. tf
Some audacious villain stole Mr. H.
W. Tucker's Ford from in front of his
residence last night. The car license
is No. 26,348-B. The engine number is
2,433,885.
Mr. Alfred Green, a graduate of the
University of Florida, came home yes yesterday,
terday, yesterday, but he will not remain long,
He has enlisted in the army and will
leave tomorrow for Fortress Monroe,
to train with the coast artillery.
Careful prescription service, using
Squibb's chemicals, at Gerig's Drug
Store. War Savings and Thrift
Stamps sold. tf
Billy Burke, in "The Land of Prom
ise," at' the Temple yesterday, gave
an unusually, even for her, piquant
and interesting entertainment. There
will be an extra good show this eve evening
ning evening Pauline Frederick in "The Hun
gry Heart," a Billy Rhodes comedy
and the instructive Pathe.
The following commission, men are
at the Harrington: C. L. Taggart, Wil
son, N. Y.; Harry Pueloge, Cincin
nati; G. H. Copeland, Delray; H. D.
Barwick, Thomasville; W. E. Richard
son, Florida; C. R. Pinkington, Tarn
pa; T. B. Rhea, Clearwater; H. F.
Jackson, New York. Leonard, Cros
. sett & Riley will arrive the last of
the week.
A very nice line of Wash Cloths on
display at Gerig's Drug Store. We
also sell War Savings and Thrift
Stamps. tf
Mrs. O. W. Weaver's' cooking
classes, owing to no notice being1
given, .were slenderly attended. Mrs
Weaver mailed notices in Gainesville
Tuesday, but they did not reach
Ocala until last night. Mrs. Weaver's
classes will be given every Thursday
afternoon and Friday morning, unless
notice to the contrary is given.
Dr. H. W. Henry's office telephone
is number 456; residence telephone is
number 340.
The following young men leave for
the training camps by the 1:14 p. m
A. C. L. train tomorrow: For Camp
Jackson, Alfie Brooks, William An Andrew
drew Andrew Harrell and Carol Hollinger,
Fort Camp Gordon, E. P. Scarborough,
Ocala; Earl Windell, Shelbyville, 111.;
T. L. Webb, Evansville, Tenn. Peter
Mackintosh is with this party, but
will join it in Jacksonville, where he
went yesterday.
Now is the time to plant chuf as,
$5.50 per bushel; Spanish peanuts,
$2.25 per bushel. Ocala Seed tSore,
phone 435. tf
We find a great deal of discontent
expressed among farmers and stock stockmen
men stockmen at the failure to bring Dr. Rog Rogers'
ers' Rogers' to trial at this term of court. The
offense with which he is charged is a
very serious one, and if he has-a good
defense, as he claims, it would have
been much better for him as well, as
the public, if he had had a trial at
once. Judging by the manner in which
these matters usually turn out, the
case will never come to trial.
ITINERARY OF CANDIDATES
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.
SATURDAY"
WHEA3XESS
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COtfXAANUKC HTAI

ANNOUNCEMENTS

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.
FOR COMMISSIONER, DISTRICT 3
I desire to announce my candidacy
for the position of county commis
sioner from district No. 3. Marion
county, subject to the democratic pri
mary. J. W Davis.
Summerfield, Florida.
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. McCully.
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 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. Scofield.
January 4, 1918.
. FOR STATE ATTORNEY
To the Democratic Voters, Fifth
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 be held
June 4th. Having served you for two
years previously I feel that I am ii
position to know the needs- of the dis district,
trict, district, as well as the county at large.
I will appreciate your support.
J. T. Hutchins.
FOR COMMISSIONER. DISTRICTS
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. reelect reelected,
ed, reelected, 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
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 in 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 REPRESENTATIVE
1 I hereby announce my candidacy
for representative for Marion county
in the next legislature, subject-to the
action of the June democratic pri
mary election. I shall run in group
number two. Soliicting the support of
the Marion county democrats, I am
Respectfully, W. J. Folks.
Juliette, Fla., May 7, 1918.
RAYSOR FOR REPRESENTATIVE
Group Two
I hereby announce my candidacy
for representative, subject to the
democratic primary, and if elected I
promise you an honest and dignified
administration. Ben E. Raysor.
The Excuse.
'Many a man," said Uncle Eben,
"thinks he has done a day's work when
he has made up a good excuse fob not
doin' no work yesterday."

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Mr. and Mrs. C. H. Christian and a
party of friends were visitors in the
city yesterday.
Mr. and Mrs. M. A. Rice and Mrs.
McAllister were combining business
with pleasure in the city today.
Miss Callie Gissendaner returned!
Wednesday from Lake City, where
she has been delightfully entertained
by friends.
Misses Elizabeth Bennett and
Gladys Stanlin accompanied Mr. ancf
Mrs. Rogers to Fellowship today to
attend the political picnic.
Miss Marcella McLean will leave
Sunday with her brother-in-law in her
car for Panasoffkee, where she will
spend the summer with her parents.
Mr. McLean will return to Ocala
Monday.
UNCLASSIFIED
ADVERTISEMENTS
WANTED. LOST, POUND, FOR
SALE, FOR RENT AND SIM SIMILAR
ILAR SIMILAR LOCAL NEEDS
RATES: Six line maximum. one
time 2ac. ; three times 50c; six times
75c; one month J3. Payable in advance.
FOR SALE One compartment Ideal
fireless cooker with aluminum pot,
racks, radiators, thermometer, etc.;
retail price now $14; good as new;
$8 cash. Phone 304. 5-24-
WANTED A second hand upright
piano at once. Must be cheap. Address
B. Goldman, Ocala, Fla. 23-3t
FOR SALE Seventy-five bushels of
choice Spanish Peanut Seed, at $2.50
per bushel. Will sell all or part to one
person. Address Box 542, city. 23-3t
WANTED Good farm, 100 to 200
acres, part cultivated and part woods,
near Ocala. State kind of buildings,
fencing, exact location and lowest
price. Address Box 542, Ocala, Fla. 3t
FOR SALE One new model Ford
roadster; run about 2000 miles. J.
Camp, Ocala. 20-6t
FOR SALE Fond du Lac Tractor
and Ford truck body. Apply to Clark Clark-son
son Clark-son Hardware Company, South Mag Magnolia
nolia Magnolia St. Phone 417. 18-6t
WANTED Cotton rags; must be well
laundered. No sewing room scraps.
Old bed and table linen specially de desirable.
sirable. desirable. Star office. 18-6t
FOR SALE One new Smith Form-a-Truck,
at manufacturer's cost. Will
convert any used car into guaranteed
one-ton truck. Must be. sold this week.
R. O. Riddle, Florida House, Ocala. tf
C. O. D. This is the name of a wood
yard which is at your service at all
times. Stove wood, pine or oak. North
Magnolia street, phone 339. 29-tf
CASH FOR OLD FALSE TEETH
Don't matter if broken. I pay $2 to $15
per set, also cash for old gold, silver,
platinum, dental gold and old gold
jewelry. Will send cash by return mail
and will hold goods ten days for
sender's approval of my price. Mail to
L. Mazer, 2007 S. 5th St., Philadel Philadelphia,
phia, Philadelphia, Pa. 13-lm
WANTED Experienced farm hands.
Steady work and good pay. F. s N.
Burt, Spring Garden Ranch, DeLeon
Springs, Fla. 5-6-tf
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 A Thomas Automobile
Truck; fifty-three horsepower; thor thoroughly
oughly thoroughly overhauled; money maker for
hauling with trailers over hard roads.
Price, $500. Frederick's Garage, De De-Land,
Land, De-Land, Fla. o-6-tf
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The old-time "minuet", derives Its
name from the Latin minutes small,
applying to the short steps peculiar
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UNITED STATES
GOVERNMENT
OCALA FRATERRAL ORDFfcS
ODD FELLOWS
Tulula Lodge No. 22, I. O. O. F.,
meets every Tuesday evening in the
Odd Fellows' hall on the third floor of
the Star office building at 8 o'clock
promptly. A warm welcome always
extended to visitiner 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
Thursday evenings of each month at
8 o'clock, until further notice.
Stephen Jewett, W. M.
Jvke Brown, Secretary.
WOODMEN OF THE WORLD
Fort King- Camp No. 14 meets as
the K. of P. hall at 8 p. m. every
second and fourth Friday. Visiting Visiting-sovereigns
sovereigns Visiting-sovereigns are ailwavs welcome.
P. W. Whitesides, C. C.
Cha?. Sage, Clerk
OCALA LODGE NO. 286, B. P. O. L
Ocala Lodge No. 28G, Benevolent
Ei.d 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. R.
. J. Crook. Secretarv.
KNIGHTS OF I'iiJttiAS
Ocala Lodge No. 19. Conventions
held every Monday evening at 8
at the Castle Hall, over the James
Carlisle drugstore. A cordial welcome
visiting brothers.
H. B. Baxter, C. C.
CLas. K. Sage, K. of li. 5.
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.
R. A. M. CHAPTER NO. 13
Regular convocations of the Ocala
Chapter No. 13, R. A. M., on the
first Friday in every month at 8 p.m.
J. A. Bouvier, H. P.
Jake Brown. Secretary.

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