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OCALA, FLORIDA, FRIDAY, MAY 31, 1918.
VOL.25, NO. 134
T CITY MUST
BE GIVEN UP
French Not Much Longer Able to
Hold Rheims Against Enemy's
i Associated Press)
London, May '.'A. The abandon
ment of Rheims seems inevitable. The
Germans are nearing the Marne and ;
tne rans-L,nalons railway, which is i
the main communication between
aria and Verdun.
The probability of German penetra
tion right to the banks of the Marne j
is indicated in news dispatches.
FIRING HEAVY IN FLANDERS
London, May 31. Activity of Ger German
man German artillery in the Villers-Breton-neux
sector east of Amiens, and in
Albert region is reported officially.
The gun fire also has been lively from
the enemy lines on the Flanders front
between Festubert and the Clarence
London, May 31. Casualties in the
British ranks reported for the month
of May totaled 166,802. This compares
with 52,475 for April.
London. May 31. The Germans in
reprisals against peasant disorders in
the Ukraine drenched several villages
near Kiev with gas, according to a
Petrograd dispatch to the Daily Ex Express.
press. Express. The message adds that whole
communities were asphyxiated.
FOR THE RED CROSS
Contributions Foot Up Over $25,000
and Still Coming
Latest reports give the following
returns but are still subject to slight
correction because a number of them
have been made by telephone, and are
still to be checked. Furthermore, sev several
eral several districts have not finally com completed
pleted completed their tabulations. Romeo is
still to be heard from.
Summerfield, Pedro, Levon. 1,451.50
Oklawaha, Lake Weir and
East of Oklawaha river 203.00
Irvine m 172.20
Orange Springs 22.40
Fort McCoy 205.37
The Taylor Bros., $275.
Two Hundred and Fifty Dollars
each: The Commercial State Bank of
Ocala, The Munroe & Chambliss Na National
tional National Bank, the Ocala National Bank.
One Hundred Dollars Each: Mrs. R.
L. Anderson, R. L. Anderson, Clar Clarence
ence Clarence Camp, Z. C. Chambliss, the Cha Cha-zal
zal Cha-zal family, Dr. J. E. Chace, Jack
Camp, Chas. S. Cullen, L. W. Duval
and family, John L. Edwards, R. S.
Hall, Mrs. R. S. Hall, William Hocker,
Mrs. Maude Horne, T. T. Munroe, D.
E. Mclver, J. M. Meffert, R. R. Car Carroll,
roll, Carroll, Mrs. E. A. Osborne, E. A. Os Osborne,
borne, Osborne, G. S. Scott, Raiford Simmons,
A. T. Thomas, Marion Hardware Co.,
Ben Rheinauer, Rheinauer & Co., R.
C. Camp, H. M. Hampton, George
MacKay, Mclver & MacKay, D. W.
Tompkins, E. T. Helvennton, Anony Anonymous,"
mous," Anonymous," W. A. McGuire, W. J. Ed Edwards.
wards. Edwards. Seventy-Five Dollars Each: Edward
Tucker, Gulf Refining Company.
Lieut. Wiley H. Burford's .second
installment war risk insurance, $57.50.
Fifty Dollars Each: W. S. Bullock,
Court Pharmacy, Frank Drake, Flor Florida
ida Florida Live Stock & Farms Co., Dr. E.
Van Hood, O. K. Teapot Grocery, J.
G. Parrish, Dr. E. G. Peek, H. D.
Stokes, Smith Grocery Co., D. C.
Stiles Jr., J. M. Thomas, W. W. Cly Cly-att,
att, Cly-att, Jake Brown, B. F. Condon, D. W.
Davis Insurance Agency, Mrs. W. T.
Gary, Ocala Coca-Cola Bottling
Works, E. H. Martin, J. Malever, W.
P. Preer (Liberty Bond), H. B. Mas-
ALLIED BATTLE LINE
Bends in Places Under Weight of
Hun Numbers, but No Nowhere
where Nowhere Breaks
( Associated Press)
Paris, May 31. An official an announcement
nouncement announcement says the allied left flank
on the Aisne front has been forced
back by violent German attacks in the
region of the Ailette river. Near Sois Sois-sons
sons Sois-sons and further south the German
attacks broke down, the French main maintaining
taining maintaining their positions. North of
Rheims all German efforts have been
in vain. The French won back the
town of Thillois, west of Rheims, in a
heavy counter attack. Withdrawing
before the German onslaught in the
region of the Ailette, the French fell
back on their positions north of Bler Bler-ancourt,
ancourt, Bler-ancourt, nine miles southeast of Noy Noy-on
on Noy-on and Epagny, which is seven miles
northwest of Soissons.
Paris, May 31. The German long
range bombardment of Paris was re resumed
sumed resumed early this morning.
EXTREME POINT OF THE HUN
Paris, May 31. The extreme point
of the German advance is Le Char Char-mel,
mel, Char-mel, two miles north of the Marne
river, according to an outline of the
battle front marked by a newspaper
correspondent, the Havas Agency)
FRENCH MAKING A GOOD FIGHT
Paris, May 31, 5:45 a. m. The
Germans continued to push forward
south to Fere en Tardonois, according
to the latest advices, but neither the
Chateau Thierry nor Bormans have
fallen into their hands.
ters Co., R. H. Redding, Mr. and Mrs.
B. A. Weathers, Sid R. Whaley, H. A.
Waterman, C. R. Tydings, B. Gold Goldman,
man, Goldman, J. R. Martin, Moses Grocery
Co., R. F. Rogers, Ocala Steam Laun Laundry,
dry, Laundry, H. W. Tucker, A. C. Blowers and
family, C. K. Sage, P. H. Nugent, Mr.
and Mrs. L. G. Ketchum, Ocala Gas
Co., Marcus Frank, Ocala Iron
Works, A. C. Cobb, Alfred Ayer, T.
E. Bridges, Nichols & Cobb, Ocala
Telephone Co., J. P. Phillips, John A.
Manly, Col. J. M. and Waldo Martin.
Forty Dollars Each: J. J. Gerig, E.
Twenty-five Dollars Each: A. A.
Mathews, Mrs. Gertrude Lowe, R. W.
Blacklock, W W. Stripling, Dr. A. L.
Izlar, Chas.' E. Simmons, J. Carstens,
Christian Ax, G. A. Nash, W. E.
Smith, L. N. Green, A. E. Gerig, Met Metropolitan
ropolitan Metropolitan Savings Bank, Ocala Knit Knitting
ting Knitting & Manufacturing Co., E. C. Jor Jordan
dan Jordan & Co., R. J. Rivers, Nasri Bros.,
Star Publishing Co., H. C. Sistrunk,
W. V. Wheeler, DeWitt Griffin, John
Dozier, C. C. Balkcom, H. I. Thomp Thompson,
son, Thompson, W. N. Camp, Mack Taylor, The
Welch-Todd Lumber Co., John T.
Kirby Jr., D. Niel Ferguson, Stephen
Jewett, M. S. Sawaya, E. W. Clement,
J. Harry Holcomb, Mr. and Mrs. H.
H. Henderson, W. B. Gallagher, Al
bert O. Harriss, D. W. Davis, H. A.
Davies, T. S. Trantham, G. W. East East-erling,
erling, East-erling, Dr. J. Harry Walters, W. F.
McAteer, Mr. and Mrs. W. D. Carn, R.
McConathy, F. E. Harris Miss Emily
F. Stotesbury, Harrington Hall hotel,
Fort King Camp W. O. W., J. B.
Spencer, E. E. Dobbs, Dr. E. G. Lind Lindner,
ner, Lindner, William Wolff, C. Carmichael, M.
L. Berlein, Needham Bros., W. M.
Palmer, R. B. Bullock, Hayes &
Guynn, J. Warren Hill, R. B. Meffert,
C. G. Fraser, H. A. Fausett, Mr. and
Mrs. Sam Leigh, Williams & Fox
Service Station, J. K. Dickson and
family, John Rawle, Mrs. M. R.
Thompson, Mrs. E. G. Tydings, W. F.
McAteer, Mr. and Mrs. W. D. Carn, R.
Thompson, Mrs. E. G. Tydings, Ocala
Banner by S. M. Lummus, Mrs. Annie
Van Deman, Ocala Knights of Py Pythias
thias Pythias No. 19, George Giles & Co.,
Frank P. Gadson, J. D. McDuffy.
Twenty Dollars Each: Rev. R. Ira
Barnett, H. L. Borland, W. S. Cassels,
J. C. Caldwell, C. A. Fort, Mrs. O. T.
Green, Rev. Smith Hardin, M. M. Lit Little,
tle, Little, W. G. Marshall, W. A. Penland,
Miss Byrd Wartmann, W. J. McGehee,
Jerry Burnett, S. P. Hollinrake.
Eighteen Dollars Each: F. E. Colby
and family, C. V. Roberts.
Sixteen Dollars: W. G. Hilton.
Ocab. Steam Laundry Employees:
Ocala Knitting Mills Employees:
Fifteen Dollars Each: E. L. Car Carney,
ney, Carney, The Book Shop, M. L. Reynolds,
W. K. Zewadski, Miss Anna Mc McDowell,
Dowell, McDowell, Max Israelson, J. A. Bouvier,
Bitting & Co., J. C. Johnson, J. J.
Pyles, Carter's Bakery, Dr. C. B.
Ayer, R. H. Purdom, P. V. Leaven Leaven-good,
good, Leaven-good, J. S. LaRoche, J. L. Sanders,
A. E. Price, $13.32.
Bring your car to Williams & Fox,
Ocala's best repair shop. 9-tf
Air Fighters of the Huns Accomplish
Another of Their Favorite
With the American Army, Thurs Thursday,
day, Thursday, May 30. German airmen made
a pretentious raid in the area behind
the American lines in Picardy last
night. Bombs were dropped all
about one of the largest hospitals far
in the rear of the lines. American
and French wounded were carried into
cellars and caves. Only a few persons
were injured, by flying glass. How However,
ever, However, in private houses wrecked a
number of civilians, including babies,
were killed and injured.
BRITISH ALSO SUFFER
With the British Army, May 31.
Another big British hospital was
bombed by German airmen early yes yesterday
terday yesterday morning. One or more medi medical
cal medical workers and some patients were
killed and wounded.
THE DAY OF PRAYER
Yesterday was well observed as a
day of prayer in accordance with the
proclamation of President Wilson.
Services were practically continuous
in the churches of the city from 7 a.
m. till 5:30 p. m. At the first hour
named a service was held at the Pres Presbyterian
byterian Presbyterian church, conducted by the
pastor. The house was well filled at
this early hour and the meeting was
characterized by a deep and solemn
devotion. The keynote of the meeting
was confession of sin. There were a
number of persons who definitely re renewed
newed renewed their vows. Following this the
women held a meeting for prayer led
successively by Miss Meikle and Mrs.
W. W. Condon. At 9 o'clock a prayer
service was held at the Methodist
church conducted by the pastor of the
church. At 10 o'clock a service was
held at the Episcopal church, at which
the Litany and the penitential service
of that church was used. Dr. Ottmann
spoke about what the experience of
the day ought to mean for the future
of the churches of the community and
the country. At 11 a. m .a service
was held at the Baptist church which
crowded the main auditorium, con conducted
ducted conducted by Mr. Wrighton, the pastor pastor-elect.
elect. pastor-elect. This was particularly a serv service
ice service of prayer, there being many fer fervent
vent fervent volunteer prayers offered. Be Beginning
ginning Beginning at 2 p. m., the women held
seryices at the various churches, Mrs.
R. L. Bridges conducting the meeting
at the Methodist church, Mrs. John R.
Herndon, Mrs. Meikle and Mrs. G. S.
Scott at the Presbyterian church and
at 3 o'clock Mrs. Wrighton at the
Baptist church. At 4 p. m. a congre congregation
gation congregation which filled comfortably both
the auditorium and the annex of the
Methodist church gathered for the
concluding service of the day. It was
led by the pastor. The burden of thj
meeting was prayers for the leaders
and the soldiers and sailors of the
country. Col. R. F. Rogers spoke with
great feeling on our obligation to do
all we can to win the war, and Rev.
John R. Herndon spoke about the
need of steadfastness in view of the
difficulties, sacirfices and sufferings
which would come as the war draws
itself out, and pointed out that this
would come with our unalterable con conviction
viction conviction of the righteousness of our
cause and our faith in God.
At 12:30 a service was held for
the employes of the canning factory,
conducted by Revs. Hardin and. Hern Herndon,
don, Herndon, assisted by some of the breth brethren.
ren. brethren. Owing to the receipt of a large
shipment of beans these employes
were compelled to work all day and
because they would not be in any of
the church services Mr. Rader very
thoughtfully requested that a service
be held at the factory.
The experiences of the day was uni unique
que unique in the lives of all, and it is not
likely soon to be forgotten. A relig religious
ious religious atmosphere pervaded the city.
All the banks and many of the busi business
ness business houses were closed, and the day
looked more like a holy day than a
holiday. A result of the meetings of
the day was an appointment for a
weekly meeting of the women at 7 a.
m. each Thursday, and announcement
was made for a union prayer meeting
of all the churches at the Methodist
church for next Friday evening. It
is possible that this will continue for
NOTICEWATCH THIS SPACE
A 7-passenger, 6-cylinder Paig
car for sale today $280. Each day
price drops $10 until car is sold, so
don't wait too long. Car can be seen
rt Gates' Garage. 4-30-tf
Vote for Ben E. Raysor, the pro progressive
gressive progressive candidate, and put a stop to
the roaming of hogs throughout the
county, as this will be the only means
of controlling cholera. It
SWEDEN LENDS US
Over Four Hundred Thousand
Released to America and
Washington. May 31. More than
1 400,000 tons of ships were released to
jthe United States and the Allies by
j Sweden under terms of the commer
cial agreement signed at Stockholm
by representatives of the two govern governments,
ments, governments, the state department was no notified
tified notified today.
LECTURE TONIGHT ON
Tonight at 8 o'clock Mr. E. R. Sues,
factory expert of the Millys-Overland
Co., Toledo, O., will deliver a lecture
jon the Willys-Knight motor at the
board of trade rooms. Mr. Sues will
use actual motor parts in his lecture.
I Every motorist or car owner in this
section is urged to attend the lecture.
Mr. B. F. Condon is the Ocala dealer
for the Willys-Overland cars, and it
is through his efforts that the lecture
is to be given in this city.
Mr. Seaborn Weathers, an old and
honored citizen of Marion county,
passed away at his home near Fel Fellowship
lowship Fellowship Wednesday night, and was
laid to rest in Fellowship cemetery
Thursday afternoon. Mr. Weathers
was a brother of Mr. B. A. Weathers
of Ocala, and was one of the pillars
of citizenship in his community. He
leaves a widow, two sons and a
daughter. He is greatly mourned and
the last sad services to his memory
were attended by hundreds of sorrow sorrowing
ing sorrowing friends.
All scouts should attend the regu regular
lar regular weekly meeting this evening at
7:30. This is a very important meet meeting.
ing. meeting. NAVAL RECRUIT
F. C. Smoak left Ocala yesterday
for Atlanta, where he will be sworn
in the naval service of the United
States for the duration of the war.
T. M. Kilgore, U. S. Navy.
Frank S. Cassady of Summerfield,
enlisted yesterday in the army and
left for Camp Johnston.
Corporal Wm. M. Cain of the re recruiting
cruiting recruiting party, arrived today and took
charge of Francis S. Haines, who was
confined in the county jail here for
attempting to desert his command at
Key West. This soldier was arrested
by Special Agent A. V. Hormuts, of
the Seaboard, while riding onf the
train without a ticket. He was turned
over to the army recruiting officer at
Ocala, and was escorted back to Key
West under guard.
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
NOTICE OF SCHOOL
An election is hereby called to be
held in Fantville Special Tax School
District No. 4 and in Martel Special
Tax School District No. 8 on
Tuesday, July 2nd, 1918
for the purpose of electing trustees
and fixing school millage for taxation
and the following are named as in inspectors
spectors inspectors and clerks of said election:
Fantville R. B. Fant, P. J. Messer
and R. G. Limbaugh, inspectors, and
J. B. George, clerk.
For Martel Walter Ray, D. A.
Walker and J. Seckinger, inspectors,
and B. I. Freyermuth, clerk.
The Board of Public Instruction for
Marion County, Florida,
tdlwky Per J. H. Brinson, Sec'y.
In the Circuit Court of Marlon County,
Florida In Chancery.
T. T. Munroe et al. Complainants, vs.
W. E. Dicken et al. Defendants.
Order for Constructive Service
It is ordered that the defendants
herein named, to-wit: W. E. Dicken, J.
T. Elliott, Jr., Wm J. Keith, Spencer M.
Nash and William B. Williams and each
of them be and they are hereby requir required
ed required to appear to the bill of complaint in
this cause, on or before the
Firt Day of July, 1918
It is further ordered that this order
be published once a week for eight (8)
consecutive weeks In the Ocala Eve Evening
ning Evening Star, a newspaper published in
said county and state.
Witness my hand and the seal of
said court this 25th day of April. 1918.
(Seal) P. H. NUGENT,
Clerk Circuit Court, Marion County,
Florida By Ruth Ervin, D. C.
HOCKER & MARTIN,
Complainants' Solicitors. 4-26-FRI
Buy Thrift Stamps of us and keep
your skin nice and soft with Rexall
Skin Soap. Ge rig's Drug Store, tf
TO THE COLORS
More Than a Quarter of a Million
Ordered to Report Next
Washington, May 31. Official an-
I mc nuci ii.au nriuy, may ol.
nouncement was made today that the j Four German counter attacks yester yester-280,000
280,000 yester-280,000 men to be called to the colors j day against the American troops at
during June would be ordered to re- j Cantigny were repulsed after sharp
port June 24th. j fighting.
In accordance with the proclama proclamation
tion proclamation of Mayor Chace, a meeting of
citizens was held at the courthouse
last night to form a patriotic league
for Ocala. Almost 100 representative
citizens were present.
The meeting was called to order at
8 o'clock by Mayor Chace, who stated
that the purpose of the same was
along the lines recommended by the
committee which was published in the
Star several days ago. Upon motion
the following officers were elected:
President, J. E. Chace; vice presi president,
dent, president, W. S. Bullock; secretary, J. M.
Mr. R. A. Burford took the floor
and made a very impressive talk, urg urging
ing urging the necessity of the league for the
purpose of aiding the government in
every way to earry out was measures.
He then introduced resolutions which
constitutethe rules and by-laws of the
organization and which were unani unanimously
mously unanimously adopted and the secretary or ordered
dered ordered to incorporate them in the min minutes
utes minutes as part of the proceedings. They
will be printed in the Star tomorrow.
"WIN THE WAR LEAGUE"
It was also recommended by resolu resolution
tion resolution that the other precincts in the
county be asked to form similar or organizations
ganizations organizations to work in conjunction
with other organizations throughout
Of those present eighty-eight en enrolled
rolled enrolled themselves as members, pledg pledging
ing pledging their support to the league under
its constitution and by-laws. The
league will be known as the "Ocala
Win the War League."
Moss Bluff, May 30. Miss Drew
Colson of Cornell was a visitor of
Miss Alma Fort Sunday.
Miss Gladys Snowden and Mr.
Clarence Snowden of Okahumpka,
spent the week end at the home of Mr.
and Mrs. A. W. Fort.
Miss Mary McMellon was a caller
of Miss Martha Fort's Friday.
' Miss Ula Sellers of Leesburg,
Misses Maggie and Elsie Smith, Mr.
Birdie Smith of Oklawaha attended
preaching here Sunday.
We are sorry to hear that Mr.
Leonard Harkey of the Muclan farm,
got his arm broke while cranking a
Ford car the latter part of last week.
We wish him a speedy recovery.
A majority of our people will son
be employed in canning peaches. We
have a nice crop this year.
The farmers are busy killing grass
while the sun shines, for rainy weath weather
er weather is no time to clear crops.
That intelligent young man, Mr.
Peter Fort of Candler, was over Sun Sunday
day Sunday visiting his friends, Messrs. Dan
and Sidney Fort.
Mr. and Mrs. Griffin Folks, Mr. and
Mrs. Fleming Folks and Grandpa
Folks attended preaching here Sun
Mr. Bob Rogers of Lynne, a candi candidate
date candidate for county commissioner, was in
our midst Tuesday.
The people are picking huckle huckleberries
berries huckleberries by the bushel these days.
Citra, May 29th. Miss Ethel Cros Crosby,
by, Crosby, who teaches the primary depart department
ment department in the Citra school, invited her
pupils to spend the afternon with hei
Tuesday. Games were played, andn
then ice cream served. A happy time
was spent by the little ones.
Mrs. A. J. Douglas has gone to
Dade City to visit at the home of her
son, Mr. Lee Douglas.
Mrs. Hary Masie, of Ocala, spent
iast week with her parents, Mr. and
Mrs. R. S. Shortridge.
A very enthusiastic Red Cross
meeting was held amongst the col colored
ored colored people Sunday afternoon. About
S100 was subscribed.
Mrs. J. B. Borland has returned
from a visit to her daughter, Mrs.
Hunter, at Fort Myers.
Mr. and Mrs. Paul Edwards mo motored
tored motored up from Inverness Wednesday
and stayed until Thursday with Mr.
and Mrs. Driver.
In the event of Ben E. Raysor's
election, and the passage of his hog
law, all diseases hogs will be quaran quarantined
tined quarantined and destroyed within the own owner's
er's owner's enclosure, thereby preventing the
spread of the cholera germs. It
CAN'T DRIVE OUR MEN
! Having Made Their First Capture,
Americans Slow to Release
It to the Huns
i Associated Press)
With the American Army, May 31.
AMERICANS KEEP HUNS STIR STIRRED
RED STIRRED UP
With the American Army, France,
May 31. The American forces north northwest
west northwest of Toul carried out a successful
raid against the German lines late
last night. American aviators shot
down another German airplane today
on the front northwest of Toul. The
machine fell within the American
Washington, May 31. The Ameri American
can American casualty list today contains 60
names, as follows: Killed in action,
15; died of wounds, 6; died of acci accident,
dent, accident, 11; died of disease, 4; wounded
severely; 15 wounded slightly, 8;
missing in action, 1. Lieut. Robert J.
Griffiths of Athens, Ga., and Private
Claude Engram of Hawkinsville, Ga.,
died of accident; Private Humber
Hook of North, S. C, died of disease;
Private Wm. E. Trussell of Honea Honea-path,
path, Honea-path, S. C, was severely wounded.
AMERICANS HOLD CANTIGNY
With the American Army, Thurs Thursday,
day, Thursday, May 31. German artillery in the
course of the "night bombarded the
new positions of the Americans at
Cantigny. Several attempts made by
the Germans to come over were re repulsed
pulsed repulsed with heavy losses by the Am
NEW SEED STORE FOR OCALA
Ae will be seen by their announce announcement
ment announcement in another column of today's
paper, the Bridges Brothers Broker Brokerage
age Brokerage Company will tomorrow open a
i seed store in this city.
The new concern will for the pres present
ent present be located in the Knight & Lang
building on the north side of the
Mr. R. L. Bridges, who has had con considerable
siderable considerable experience in this line of
business, and who has been connected
with another Ocala establishment for
a number of years, will have the ac active
tive active management of the new store.
He has during: his stay in Ocala made
many business as well as personal
friends and we predict for tne new
concern a good share of patronage.
Pedro, May 28. We are having
some sunshiny days now which makes
it sem more like summer time.
Mr. Nathan Mayo made a flying
trip through here Monday afternoon.
Mr. John Lanier, who has been at
Clearwater for some time, has re returned
turned returned home.
Everybody was glad and willing to
add their mite to the Red Cross war
fund, which was solicited in this dis district
trict district by Messrs. Perry, Nichols and
Peaches and plums will soon be the
order of the day and everybody will
be canning them.
Mr. Hubert Reed was visiting his
home at Weirsdale last week and
stopped in here last Thursday to see
friends. He returned to Jacksonville
Mr. and Mrs. J. R. Proctor and two
daughters were at the home of Mr.
and Mrs. M. M. Proctor Sunday after afternoon.
noon. afternoon. Several of our people are contem contemplating
plating contemplating going to the picnic at Goin
Springs Friday. We hope that all who
go will have a jolly good time, and
not fail to get plenty to eat.
The parity at Mr. George Perry's
was well attended and all reported a
Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Perry and fam family
ily family spent the day at Mr. and Mrs.
Riley Driggers' home at Oxford Sun Sunday.
day. Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. O. H. Perry were the
guests of Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Smith
A large crowd from this place at attended
tended attended preaching at Charter Oak
Rev. McCloud will preach here Sun Sunday
day Sunday and Sunday night. Everybody
come out and hear him.
ORDERED TO REPORT
FOR MILITARY DUTY
The following named registrants
have been summoned to report to the
office of the local board on Tuesday,
June 4th, for military duty:
Andrew H. Goodyear, Juliette.
Hiram H. Gates, Gainesville.
Robert B. Newman, Ocala.
John S. Fink, Daniels, W. Va.
- Ralph K. Robinson, Youngstown, O.
Local Board, Marion County,
W. L. Armour, Chief Clerk.
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Ocala took Memorial Day quite
The war department at Washing Washington
ton Washington has 9000 women employees.
If it was possible to get a pretty
girl drunk, she would be a pickled
Don Martin, special correspondent
of the New York Herald with the
American army, cables an interview
with a German lieutenant who was
made prisoner and was taken over
the American "lines of communica-
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tion. He was astounded at the tre tremendous
mendous tremendous preparations he saw and
cried, "It's all over with Germany,"
predicting an uprising at home when
the German people realize what ia be being
ing being done.
DONT BE DISCOURAGED
The Star regrets to observe that
some of our people are worried over
the situation on the European battle
front, and are expressing their con concern
cern concern in terms calculated to discour discourage,
age, discourage, perhaps to frighten, those, who
have not studied the situation.
We do not see any reason for being
downcast. To us, the situation is very
hopeful indeed. For several weeks,
the Huns have been massing men,
guns and ammunition on that front.
It was inevitable that when they
struck, they must drive the Allied
line back at some points. It does not
seem to us that they have made even
as much gain as they might have
In their offensives, the Germans
can always gain ground, as long as
they are willing to pay the price in
men for the ground, and the Allies
prefer to lose ground rather than
men. The ground will last longer than
the men. At the rate the Germans are
paying in men for ground they will
have no men left before they can ad advance
vance advance far enough to endanger the
We must expect to lose some
ground and many men. We have far
more of both than the Germans and
our generals are doing right to save
the latter at the expense of the for former.
mer. former. They have not so far lost any
vital point nor important line of com communications,
munications, communications, and they have kept their
long, battle-rank unbroken. The Ger German
man German staff is wasting men with mur
derous prodigality, because it knows
it must win now or lose forever.
Do not be discouraged. The Ger Germans
mans Germans will not win. Their bloody flag
will soon go down in eternal defeat.
Joe Earman has sent to Tallahas Tallahassee,
see, Tallahassee, to be hoisted over the state cap capital
ital capital an American flag, presented to
him by William Randolph Hearst.
Neither Earman nor Hearst ever
misses a chance to advertise himpelf,
but one of Hearst's publications, a
few years ago, printed one of the
most malignant lies ever 'published
about' Florida, and adding to that the
pro-German, pro-Bolshevik attitude of
Hearst's papers, it seems to us that
if Catts had proper respect for his
state, and the 100 per cent patriotism
he boasts of, he would not accept the
flag nor allow it to be hoisted over
our state house.
It seems to the Star that Ocala has
progressed to the point where its city
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Mr. E. R. Sues, factory expert from Willys-Overland, Inc of
Toledo, Ohio, will give a lecture this evening at 8 o'clock in
the Board of Trade room on the KNIGHT SLEEVE VALVE
MOTOR, demonstrating each and every operation of the motor
when installed in an automobile.
Everybody is invited and any questions may be asked re regarding
garding regarding this motor which is now playing such an important
part in the war.
The lecture was obtained through the efforts of B. F Con Condon
don Condon the local dealer for theWillys-Overland Cars.
council should understand that offices
should not be filled in payment of
political debts, and this particularly
refers to the offices of recorder, city
attorney and manager.
Among Marion county's other re resources,
sources, resources, this year, is a splendid crop
War contracts now being filled in
Detroit amount to more than $1,000,-000,000.
Bostonians are now on a strict i
ration allowance of six pounds of
flour a month.
The inventor of copper-toed shoes,
who recently died at Toronto, left an
estate of $800,000.
Fifty per cent of the subscriptions
to the last Liberty Loan came in
Judging by the way he conserves
Prince Eitel, "Save the fats" is one of
the kaiser's slogans.
Buttons are to be used in the place
of chevrons in the United States
army to conserve cloth.
The Y. M. C. A. triangular insignia
puzzles the Italians. They confuse it
with the Masonic emblem.
John Dillon, leader of the Irish
nationalists, has declared for war to
the death on the Sinn Fein.
A Louisville, Ky., judge with' a sal salary
ary salary of $5000 refused re-election on
account of the high cost of living.
Charles M. Schwab says that the
secret of his success may be summed
up in two words "enthusiasm and ri rivalry."
valry." rivalry." The diet of the Japanese farmer or
laborer costs 6 cents a day and is
made up of rice, barley, fish and vege vegetables.
tables. vegetables. '.
The American Red Cross is building
an American village at the gates of
Pisa, Italy, to accommodate 2000
Burglaries arid robberies in Berlin
average more than .300 a day, most of
them committed by deserters from
Thursday evening, for the first
time, a number of Ocala people really
knew how to sympathize with starv
The f our leading express companies
of the United States the Adams,
American, Wells Fargo and Southern
-have been merged under govern
ment supervision into the American
Railroad Express Company, with a
capital of $30,000,000.
The Tampa Times wants Confed
erate Memorial Day (April 2G) and
national Decoration Day blended into
one. We think ilj would be a wise
measure, as it would insure attention
being paid to Confederate graves and
monuments until the -memory of this
ereat war passes, which may not be
for over a century. Only four states
Florida, Georgia, Alabama and Mis Mississippi
sissippi Mississippi observe April 26. North
and South Carolina and Tennessee
observe May 10, and Louisiana ob
serves June 3. Virginia has already
selected May 30, and in that 1 state
where more Confederate dead are
buried than in any other, Decoration
Day and Memorial Day are observed
on the same date by those who honor
the Blue and honor the Gray.
Representative Claude Kitchin, the
democratic floor leader, attributes
President Wilson's demand for im
mediate war revenue legislation to
the subtle influence of a powerful
publishers' lobby, which, he says,
seeks to nullify the higher zone rates
for publications effective July 1. Kit Kitchen
chen Kitchen claims to be a democrat, but a
copperhead couldn't have said any
more. Kitchin could probably clear
himself from the charge of being a
copperhead, but he is a fine specimen
of a woodenhead.
, In this country, every year, there is
enough energy wasted in slamming
doors to build a perfectly good bat battleship.
tleship. battleship. Every individual was asked to cut
his meat ration to two pounds a week
t Board of Trad e Ro d ms
This hank has received an another
other another shipment of LIBERTY
BONDS and we will he glad for
those who suhscihed to call that
the same may he delivered.
MUNROE & CHAMBLISS
and reduce his consumption of sugar
and wheat in an appeal made from
the pulpits last Sunday at the in instance
stance instance of Hoover.
It is reported that the war has
wiped out many ancient German fam families,
ilies, families, but there are yet entirely too
many of them unwiped.
Germany may not attain a place in
the sun, but according to orthodox
theology, hundreds of thousands of
her men have reached a hotter place.
The German word forg war tanks is
"Sturmpanzerkraftwagens," and that
is one reason why they are not very
successful in managing the things.
The largest and fastest battle
cruiser in the world is being built by
the United States. It will have 180, 180,-000
000 180,-000 horsepower and a speed of 35
The General Federation of Wom Women's
en's Women's Clubs is urging that war mourn mourning
ing mourning be banned and only a mourning
badge of black with a gray star be
A ten-year-old boy of Jonesboro,
Ark., attired in khaki was found in
Fulton, Ky., recently on his way to
France to fight for Uncle Sam. His
father took him home.
While the Allies' margin of launch launching
ing launching over sinkings in April exceeded
40,000 tons, shipyards are repairing
more than 500,000 tons of damaged
An opera singer who has just ar arrived
rived arrived in America -and who left Ger Germany
many Germany on March 25, says there are
many shortages there but officials
keep knowledge of them from the
people when they can.
British troops in Italy have downed
twonty-four of the enemy's airplanes
and have conducted many reconnais reconnaissances
sances reconnaissances without losing a single one of
their own machines.
Sweden has cut off Germany from
all aid except such as a neutral may
give, says Meliel Lorgen, Swedish
minister of justice.
A 24-year-old Egyptian living in
New York was rejected by a recruit recruiting
ing recruiting officer because of an injury to his
left little finger. He had the finger
cut off and was accepted.
A patriotic New York youth when
rejected by the recruiting officer tried
to take his life and left a note saying:
"I guess I'll see the kaiser in hell in instead
stead instead of taking a shot at him."
It seems to the Star that such of offices
fices offices as those of judge and state at attorney
torney attorney should be voted on strictly ac according
cording according to the legal ability of the
candidate, and not because of what he
may or may not have done in politics.
The Pullman company is planning
!to hire college students on sleeping
cars during the summer at xo
$100 a month. These are the rah-rah
boys -that the college presidents ad advise
vise advise not to enlist.
! It is reported that the German
crown prince has several times touch touch-led
led touch-led off the long range gun that has
Ibeen bombarding Paris. Something a
white man would be ashamed of.
OCALA EVENING STAR, FRIDAY, MAY 31. 1918
BROKERAGE COMP ANY
PEAS, RAPE AND HEAVY FIELD SEED.
Brand New Stock.
R. L. BRIDGES, Manager.
Knight & Lang Building Ocala, Florida.
LOANS ON IMPROVED FARMS
Five year term.
Six per cent interest.
Partial payment required.
R. S. ROGERS.
M & C. Bank Building.
OCALA SOCIAL AFFAIRS
If You Hare Any News for this De Department,
partment, Department, Call Fire Double-One
A DOLLAR WASTED HELPS THE ENEMY
' That is not a loyal thing to do, of course, 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
in War Savings Stamps, you are again helping by loaning your mon money
ey money to your Government.
Oeala flee & IPaeMsia Co.
8 ra r vyma rsr m rszs FaB F5 r" FT sFfc 1 P
1 FEIrMlaiJrs3SiS I s i
lis now a universally acknowledged necessity. No business man is
prepared to meet the daily affairs of his business if he is not pro protected
tected protected with
We represent not only the best fire' insurance companies, but
' also the highest ciass INDEMNITY AND BONDING concerns in
the world. Talk is over with us.
THE WINBSOK MOTEL
In the heart of the city with Hemming Park for a front yard.
Rvsrxr rnonprn convenience in each room. Dining room service
second to none.
BATES From $1.50 per day per person to $6.
ROBERT M. MEYER, J. E. K A VAN AUGH
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Passanger and Baoflsge
Go, day, thou restless rover;
Forever vain thy quest
To match my heart's sole guest;
There's nothing to discover
Till he returns my lover!
And night, thy starry skies, x
Mysterious and splendid,
With dread and beauty blended,
Affright me sore, who am not wise,
Unless I dream of his dear eyes.
Soothe, time, thy changing chime;
When he is far my heart!
How tedious thou art!
When he is near, there is no rime
To compass thy glad fleetness, time.
E. R. Cain.
Picnic at Smith Lake
A very pleasant party spending the :
day at Jsmith Lake today are Mr. and-
Mrs. Elmer DeCamp, Misses Lummie
Davis, Helen Applegate, Irene Tomp Tompkins
kins Tompkins and Harry Hagemeyer. Dinner
will be served picnic fashion at Mr.
DeCamp's lake cottage.
Miss Jessie Dehon is visiting Miss
Christine Close for the week-end.
Mrs. G. D. Hogan who has been
visiting friends in Eureka, has re returned
turned returned home.
The many friends of Mrs. D. W.
Tompkins will regret to know she has
been ill for several days.
Mr.' Rilea, who has been visiting
his son and family in this city, return returned
ed returned to his home in Eustis today.
Mr. Mack Taylor left for Palatka
yesterday where he went to superin superintend
tend superintend the unloaking of some Dodge
Mr. Dexter Phillips will return
home tomorrow from Georgia Tech to
spend a month's vacation with his
Misses Delia and Lillian Living
ston are expected home Monday from
Kitchins Mills, S. C, where they have
been attending school.
Mr. J. F. Martin and family left
yesterday for their new home in
Leesburg, where Mr. Martin has ac accepted
cepted accepted a position with the coco-cola
bottling company. These splendid peo people
ple people will be much missed in our cityi
Mr. and Mrs. Keester of Savannah,
former parishioners of Rev. G. A.
Ottmann, were guests at the home of
Mr. and Mrs. Ottmann Tuesday. Mr.
Keester has volunteered and will soon
go abroad for Y. M. C. A. work.
Mrs. F. H. Logan and children,
Mary Caroline and John, will leave
to-morrow for their home in Ohio to
spend the summer. The many friends
they have made during their stay in
Ocala will be glad to know they ex
pect to return in the fall.
For today and tomorrow the Tem
pie has the most interesting attrac attractions.
tions. attractions. The picture today is "The Price
Mark," in which Dorothy Dalton
features.-Tomorrow s picture is a
Bluebird, and Bluebirds are always of
the best. Tomorrow's feature has the
suggestive name of "Brace Up."
Mr. William Gober will accompany
his mother-in-law, Mrs. Jackson as
far as Jacksonville Tuesday, when she
iroes to her home in Georgia. Mr.
Gober will then go to Miami on a bus
iness trip. Mrs. J. u. Williamson, a
sister of Mrs. Gober, will meet Mrs
Jackson in Jacksonville and accom
pany her home.
Miss Marguerite Porter expects to
eave tomorrow or Monday for the
home of her sister, Mrs. Lew Lyons
in DesMoines, la. Miss Porter wil
keep house for her sister, while Mrs
Lyons pays a few weeks' visit to her
other sister, Mrs. W. E. Collier, in
Tuscaloosa, Ala. On Mrs. Lyons' re
turn home, Miss Porter will go to
Chicago and for the remainder of the
summer will pursue her studies in
We are sorry the beautiful picture
"The Spirit of the Red Cross," shown
at the Temple last night, and which
deeply interested all who saw it, did
not arrive in time for the campaign
of last week. However, it's always the
open season to shoot at the kaiser and
give to the Red Cross. Such pictures
at all times touch hearts and should
also touch pocketbooks.
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ai SAYINGS STAMPS
.S SITED BY THE.
Long and Short Hauling Storage and Packing
ITE STAR LINE PST
Put an Ad in the Star
FRIDAY MAY 31 SATURDAY JUNE 1
Two Groups of
That Are Marvels For Value.
Women who are busily engaged in Red Cross
work will find these Dresses, consisting of
Voiles and Ginghams4 just the thing to wear
for comfort and neatness in their unusual work.
These consist of two lots.
Voile and Gingham Dresses in the
very latest models and all colors. Are
actual values ranging in prices from
$4.95 to $8.50. For Friday and Satur Saturday
day Saturday Special
Voile and Gingham Dresses in all
colors and newest styles, all sizes,
original values from $6.50 to
For Friday and Saturday
TpfTTlQ nf Nne sent on approval, no alterations. Be on hand
J. CI lllo Ul Od.lt. early as these will not last long a": the sale prices.
"The Fashion Center"
sesses that happy faculty which one
might designate as the "fountain of
ageless youth." It is a great pleasure
to be in her company for she has that
mental vigor and other qualities be belonging
longing belonging to youth which keep her ever
happy and imparts the same delight delightful
ful delightful spirit to those with whom she
comes in contact.
Lunch for Veterans June 1st
The Daughters of the Confederacy
will give a lunch Saturday, June 1st,
at the Ocala House, for the Confed Confederate
erate Confederate veterans and their wives. It is
hoped that as many of the veterans
as possible will attend and that the
wives of these veterans will all be
present. A tempting lunch will be
served and nothing left undone for
the pleasure of the guests.
NOTICE TO BUILDING
AND HEATING CONTRACTORS
(Continued on Fourth Page)
Mr. and Mrs. Chas. S. Cullen will
open their home and grounds, 920
Fort King avenue, for the ilver tea
and garden party to be given by the
Grace church auxiliary on Tuesday,
June 4th, as Mr. and Mrs. Weathers
were obliged to change their plans.
Miss Eunice Marsh will furnish the
music for the bee and butterfly dance
and for the singing by Harold Knight
and Henry Cameron. Everybody is in invited.
vited. invited. The singing and acting will be
in the house if the weather be unpro-
pitious for dancing on the lawn.
Mrs. Jackson, a dear and lovable
woman who has spent the past two
seasons with her daughter, Mrs.
William Gober, will leave Tuesday
for her home in Dalton, Ga. The many
friends she has made in Ocala 'will
miss her exceedingly, for she pos-
Our Boys in France
and Home Protection
The men on the firing line represent
the pick of our American youth. One
in four of our boys at home was sick,
rejected because of physical deficiency.
Many times the kidneys were to blame.
It we wish to prevent old age com coming
ing coming on too soon, or if we want to in increase
crease increase our chances for a long life, Dr.
Pierce of the Surgical Institute, Buf Buffalo,
falo, Buffalo, N. Y., says that we should drink
plenty of water daily between meals.
Then procure at the nearest drug
store, Anuric (double strength). The
cost is 60c This "An-uric" drives
the uric acid out and cures backache
If we wish to keep our kidneys in
the best condition a diet of milk and
vegetables, with only little meat once
a day, is the most suitable. Drink
plenty of cure water, take Anuric
three times a day for a month.
Send Dr. Pierce ten cents for trial
package, and write for free medical
advice if there is need.
Sealed bids will be received at the
White House, Gainesville, until ten
o'clock a. m. June 10th, 1918, for re remodeling
modeling remodeling on interior of Science Hall;
for completing third floor of Engi Engineering
neering Engineering Building and adding mechani mechanical
cal mechanical laboratory thereto; completing
Dining Hall and Kitchen; and for the
construction and heating of Assembly
Building for the University of Flor Florida
ida Florida on its grounds, Gainesville, Fla.
Each bid must be accompanied with
a certified check in the amount of
$1000 for one or all projects and each
bid for the heating with a certified
check in the amount of $100 made
payable to Joe L. Earman, Chairman,
as a guarantee that if awarded the
contract the successful bidder will
immediately enter into contract and
furnish a surety bond as required by
The right is reserved to reject any
and all bids.
Drawings and specifications may be
seen at the office of A. A. Murphree,
President, Gainesville, and at the of
fice of Edwards & Sayward, Archi
tects, No. 609 Chamber of Commerce
Building, Atlanta, Ga.
General contractors wishing to bid
may obtain drawings and specifica specifications
tions specifications from the architects by immed immediately
iately immediately applying for same, provided it
is tne intention of the contractor to
give a bona fide' bid on the work and
return the drawings and specifications
to tne arc m tects at ni3 own expense
immediately after the letting of the
By order of the Board of Control
of the State of Florida,
5-15-eod Joe L. Earman, Chairman.
We have just received a carload
of No. 2 and No. 3 cans. We also
carry Solder, Flux and other ar articles
ticles articles necessary in canning ope operations.
rations. operations. GLASS JARS
For Fruits and Jellies Pints,
Quarts and Half Gallons; Rub Rubbers,
bers, Rubbers, Parafin, Etc.
TOMATO WRAPS, ETC
"I have success successfully
fully successfully used Doctor
especially the Anu Anuric
ric Anuric Tablets, and
they did me much
good, as I suffered
a great deal with
my kidneys." E.
Bsyctytixe, Fla. "I received a
trial package of 'Anuric and as I was
affected with lame back and other
eymptoms I began taking the tablets
at once and in a few days the lameness
in back and other disagreeable symp symptoms
toms symptoms entirely disappeared, and, al although
though although I am 63 years old, I am work working
ing working every day and feel no inconven inconvenience.
ience. inconvenience. I consider 'Anuric' wonderful
G. P. ACEJCBUAX.
A REAL PEOPLE'S LAW
In the Circuit Court of Marlon County,
Florida In Chancery.
T. T. Mtraroe, et aL Complainants, vs.
W. E. DIcken et aL .Defendants.
The complainants having filed a
sworn, bill in this cause alleging that
they believe there are certain -persons
interested in the property involved
herein whose names are -unknown to
them, and having demanded this order
and otherwise complied with the law.
all parties claiming interests in the
property hereinafter described under
Cynthia M. Burnett, deceased, or under
J. T. Elliott, Jr., deceased, or under
"Win. J. Keith, deceased, or under
Spencer M. Nash, deceased, or other otherwise,
wise, otherwise, and all parties claiming an Intel Intel-est
est Intel-est in said property situate in Marion
county, Florida, to-wit:
SW& of nw ;
NVi of ne& lying west of the Ocala
and Ehinnellon public road;
SeVi of nw;
Sw'i of neU west of the Ocala ana
runnellon public road; all in section
26, township 15 south, range 21 east;
.Sw!4 of seVi of section 23, township
15 south, range 21 east;
West 158 acres of nH of Perpall
Grant lying east of Ocala and Shady
Grove hard road and being In section
25, otherwise described as: that part
of the following described lands east
of Ocala and Shady Grove hard road.
In section 25, township 15 south, range
21 east, to-wit: commencing at the
northwest corner of Baid grant, being
the westernmost point of said grant in
section 26, township 15 south, range 21
Ocala, Fla., May 27, 1918.
Editor Star: I want to say as part
of my political platform that I am in
favor of the referendum and recall
law. tf W. J. Folks.
Dr. H. W. Henry's office telephone
is number 456; residence telephone is
east, thence north 55 degrees, east
41.25 chains, thence south 35 degrees,
east 40 chains, thence west 55 degrees,
south 4L25 chains, north 25 degrees,
west 40 chains to point of beginning,
all In section 25, township 15 south,
range 21 east.
And each of them be and they are
hereby required to appear to the bill
of complaint heretofore filed In this
cause on the
5th day of Augvmt, 1918,
the same toeing a rule day.
It is further ordered that this order
be published once a week for twelve
(12) consecutive weeks in the Ocala
Evening Star, a newspaper publishea
in sail county and state.
Witness my hand and the seal of
said court at Ocala. Florida, this the
25th day of April, 1918.
(Seal) P. IL NUGENT.
Clerk of the Circuit Court, Marion
By Ruth Ervln, D. C.
HOCKER & MARTIN.
Complainants Solicitors. 4-2 5 -Fill
OCALA EVENING STAR, FRIDAY, MAY 31, 1918
Oil 11 IIS
.Pack away your
BLANKETS with without
out without having them
cleaned. We are
especially prepar prepared
ed prepared to handle them.
Mr. C. Roberts and family of Fort
Meade are registered at the Harring Harrington.
ton. Harrington. They will probably locate in this
Fresh honey in the comb.
Grocery Company. 29-3t
(Continued from Third Page)
Miss Mary Burford left, this after afternoon
noon afternoon for a visit to her aunt, Mrs.
Eashrnsky in Troy, Ala.
Nunnallys Candies iresh every
week at Gerig's Drug Store, where
you can also get Thrift Stamps, tf
I XJ X. A1UC1 V- JL AVUJ. laUU VY ill UAl w
the baccalaureate address at the Uni
versity of Florida at Gainesville on
Tuesday morning, and Dr. Lincoln
Hulley, president of Stetson Univer
sity, will preach the commencement
sermon on June 2nd.
We rebuild all makes of storage
batteries. Williams & Fox Auto Serv Service
ice Service Station. 9-tf
Careful prescription service, using
Squibb's chemicals, at Gerig's Drug
Store. War Savings and Thrift
Stamps sold. tf
Lieut. Atkinson, U. S. N., left yes
terday afternoon for other points in
this naval district, which he is in
specting. He complimented the Ocala
recruiting officer, Mr. Kilgore on his
good work and the excellent condition
in which he keeps the affairs of his
The G. A. C. Club will hold a busi
ness meeting this afternoon at the
residence of James Ellis. Those boys
beloneinsr to this club are James El
lis, Hugh Chace, Marion Lummus,!
Lynn Hollinrake ana liinasay iroxier.
They anticipate making the club a l
factor in the days to come, and hope
to make it a means of self improvement.
I V Vo hJsO kzisQ 1
I WAR, SJING3 STAMPS 1
I ISSUED Br THE
UNITED STATES I
Use These Substitutes
Barley Flour r
Nutrimeai (Peanut Meal)
All in Bulk
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
Sorghum seed and field peas at the
Ocala Seed Store. 27-tf
Keep your lawn in shape by using
the Gold Medal Lawn Mower. It is a
real pleasure to use it. Ball bearings
throughout. Let us show it to you.
Clarkson Hardware Company. 28-tf
Fresh honey in the comb. Smith
Grocery Company. 29-3t
The fame of J. J. and Albert Gerig
and their wonderful grasshopper, can cantata,
tata, cantata, which so greatly refreshed the
Red Cross audience at Citra, having
penetrated to Fort McCoy, the said
Gerigshave been invited to bring the
said cantata to a Red Cross meeting
at the said Fort McCoy this evening;
I consequently the Gerigs and their
grasshopper will leave for the tort
immediately after supper.
A very nice line of Wash Cloths on
display at Gerig's Drug Store. We
also sell War Savings and Thrift
We maintain one of the best repair
shops in Marion county. Try our
service. Williams & Fox S. S. tf
Charter Oak, May 29. Mr. and
Mrs. Simmons have arrived from their
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their daughter, Mrs. Henry Redding, &
while Mr. Redding is m the service of
Uncle Sam. We are glad to report
that Mrs. Henry Redding, after a long
illness is up again.
Master Lamar Winegard, who is in
terested in the corn club work, has a
fine acre of corn.
Mr. T. W. Barnett found a boll
weevil in his cotton the other day.
The people of Charter Oak had the
Dleasure of meetincr at the school
house Thursday afternoon and hear
ing fine speeches by the candidates!
and our fine superintendent of Marion I
county, Mr. Brinson.
Mr. Martin will preach at the Char
ter Oak school house Saturday night
and Sunday and Sunday night.
Mrs. Scroffffie is still on the sick
Mr. Sam Rogers, who has been in
the employ of Mr. George Perry, will
return to his home in Rome, Ga.
June 11. The farewell party to him
Saturday night was a success.
The boys of our community in the
service of Uncle Sam say they enjoy
army and navy life. 0
In order to control hog cholera
vote for Ben E. Raysor, who advo advocates
cates advocates the passage of a law forbid forbidding
ding forbidding hogs roaming at large through throughout
out throughout the county. It
The Pony Express Lawn Mower
can not be equalled at the price. Com
in and se it. Clarkson Hardware Com Company..
pany.. Company.. 28-tf
Old fashion and two crop conk peas.
Ocala Seed Store. 27-tf
DOING YOUR BIT
We can supply you
For the last two months, Messrs.
Scofield and Stringer have been hunt hunting
ing hunting each other thru the political scrub,
ecah with a long, keen scalpingknife
in his trusty right hand. Consequent-
59-50 FlOUr (Rye & Wheat) ly, it was some funny to see them
comerrme mis mummg. juuuu wexe
going to the Turner Pond picnic, and
Scofield, who knows every man, and
almost every road in Marion county,
was telling Stringer how to find his
way. The reported hinted to Stringer
that Scofield might be sending him to
Heidtville, but Scofield said there was
no danger of his sending his rival to
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W. K. Lane. M. D Physician and
Surireon. SDecialist Eye, Ear, Nose and
Throat. Law Library Building, Ucaia,
Phones 16 & 174
BUY WAP. SAVINGS STAMPS
Own Your Own Home
A House and Two Lots
A nouse and 3 Acres
A House and 2 Lots
Can be Bought With Monthly Pay Payments
ments Payments of
L i. MURRAY
Room 5, Holder Block,
Ask anybody about our repair serv-
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ice. w imams & r ox auzo o. d. u
FOR SENATOR 20TH DISTRICT
UNDERTAKERS and EMBALM ERS
PHONES 47, 10 f, 305
BR. K. J. WEIHE
(With Weihe Co., Jewelers)
OPTOMETRIST AND OPTICIAN
, Phone 25
South Side of Square
Careful Estimates made on all Con
tract work. : Gives More and Better
Wor!i for the Mniiey than any otheT
costr&ctor in tb rtr.
To the Democratic Voters of Marion
and Sumter Counties (Comprising
the 20th Senatorial District):
I am a candidate fo 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
ly 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
preciate 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.
Now is the time to plant chufas
$5.50 per bushel; Spanish peanuts,
$2.25 per bushel. Ocala Seed tSore,
phone 435. tf
WANTED, LOST, FOUND, FOR
SALE, FOR RENT AND SIM SIMILAR
ILAR SIMILAR LOCAL NEEDS
RATES: Six line maximum, one
75c.; one month $3. Payable In advance.
FOR SALE OR EXCHANGE 1913
big Oakland, fine appearance, perfect
mechanical condition, fixe tires and
excellent upholstery. Exchange for
light car in good condition or team of
mules or sell cheap for cash. Make
me an offer. Address, Box 84, Dunnel
Ion, Fla. 28-12t
FOUND Owner of pair of gold rim
spectacles, found several days ago;
may have same by calling at the Star
office and paying advertising ex
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
phia, Pa. 13-lm
WANTED Experienced farm hands.
Steady work and good pay. F. N.
Burt, Spring Garden Ranch, DeLeon
Springs, Fla. 5-6-tf
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.
One of the merriest birthday sup supper
per supper parties-was given at the home of
A. W. Sellers in honor of Henrietta
Watson, participated in by the two
sons of the hostess, Eddie Sellers and
Harvey Sellers and Lillie Belle Mc Mc-Gee.
Gee. Mc-Gee. The house was made attractive
with spring flowers and the table
was very dainty with its snowy linen
and sparkling silver. The honoree
was extended many good wishes.
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.
Make that "slacker" quarter help you, and
help Uncle Sam Win the war.
How? Simple! Use it to buy Thrift Stamps.
When-you have 16 Stamps, take them to
the Post Office, pay a few cents more, and
get a War Savings Stamp.
On January 1st, 1923, the United States
Government will give you $5 for your W. S. S.
You can cash your W. S. S. before 1923 and
get interest, if you will give ten days notice.
We will on June 1st move from the Kniflh Sl Lang cor corner
ner corner to West Broadway, where we have leased the ga garage
rage garage formely occupied by the Ford Agency. We will
operate a first class garage and make a specialty ot
Ford car repairs, The repair department will be under
the personal charge of Mr. Vogt, assisted by competent
machinists and we wili be in position to give first class
service at resonable prices.
FJotors, Engines, Tanks, Towers,
Pomps, Ensilage CuUers, Corn
Shelters, Feed and Grist Mills,
Electrical Farm Machinery, Etc.
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. 5-6-tf
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
' m mi n .1 i hum
DR. D. M. BONET
I especially offer my services to the
people of Central Florida, and invite
personal visits or mail orders.
202-204 Hogan St., Park Hotel Bldg
We will oive voe iite est m sei
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ice in omf lines. II cmsf worli
. pleases yon. tell your Mend
if not, tell us and we will
make if fmi
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