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OGALA, FLORIDA, WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 7, 1918.
VOL 25, NO. 1S9
Sunk Lightship Off Diamond
ANOTHER OF THE SLINKERS SANK A JAP FREIGHTFR OFF THE
IIOVA SCOTIA COAST
Washington, Aug. 7 The Diamond
Shoals lightship, off Cape Hatteras,
was sunk by an enemy submarine
late yesterday, the navy department
was informed. The crew reached
shore Safely. The submarine came
withiri half a mile of shore, according
to the brief report received.
GERMAN SUNK A JAP
A Canadian Atlantic Port, Aug. 7.
An American schooner arrived here
today with sixty-five members of the
crew of a Japanese freight steamer
which had been torpedoed off the
Nova Scotian coast.
SUNK WITHOUT WARNING
The ve?sel was the Tokuyama
Maru, 7000 tons. She was sunk with without
out without warning 200 miies off shore Aug.
1st. i- : -.--i:'-'
Last evening's council meeting was
uneventful except that the recom recommendations
mendations recommendations of the mayor, asking that
the conditions at the unfinished elec electric
tric electric power and water plant be inves investigated,
tigated, investigated, was turned down flat.
After the clerk had read the may mayor's
or's mayor's communication,. Alderman Os Osborne
borne Osborne of the second ward, and also
head of the department handling the
light and water plant, said as
there was nothing to it and no speci specifications
fications specifications made therein, no action was
necessary. Some discussion follow followed,
ed, followed, and a motion made by Mr. Os Osborne,
borne, Osborne, seconded by Mr. Winer, that
the communication be "filed for in information"
formation" information" was carried. Alderman
Mclver of the third ward, is chair chairman
man chairman of the council, so that a motion
with a second meant "its passage, as
there ,were only three members
present at the meeting. Alderman
Thomas is out of the city, and the
fourth ward seat is now vacant, on
account of the recent resignation of
' Mr. Nash. ' "V
The Mayor's Communication
v Mayor Chace's communication is as
follows: ..' : ', "v
; August 5th, 1918.
To the Honorable City Council:
Gentlemen: On a visit to the city
electric light plant on the evening of
Tuesday, July 30th, my attention
was called by Mr. Woods the night
operator, to certain alleged defects in
the machinery of the plant, due as
Mr. Woods claimed to negligence in
operation and maintenance.
Knowing but little about machin machinery,
ery, machinery, and not having confidence in my
own judgment on such matters, I
asked Mr. Woods if he would show
these defects to others who had more
knowledge of such matters. He said
he would be glad to,' and the next day
I asked Mr. Sexton. Mr. John Taylor,
Mr. Mclver, Mr. Benjamin and Mr.
Leavengood if they would go to the
plant with me. I also called up Mr.
Osbornes' residence to invite him as
chairman of that department, but he
was not in town. Mr. Taylor said
that he would be out of town, but
would send Mr. Whitley, his engineer,
who knew more about such matters
than he did. "-
The party went to the plant at 8
o'clock the evening of Wednesday
31st, and Mr. Woods showed every everything
thing everything to them that he had shown to
me. At the conclusion of the inspec inspection,
tion, inspection, it was the unanimous opinion of
those present that machinery and
plant were not being properly cared
for, and that the machinery was go going
ing going down because of lack of atten attention.
The following is a list of the de defects
fects defects shown:
Oil Engine: Main and crank bear bearing
ing bearing need keying, pistons need clean cleaning.
ing. cleaning. Bearings on air compressor
Skinner Engine: A scored .cylinder
and broken ribs in exhaust ports.
Steam Pump: Crank and cross-head
bearings need keying. Valves t in
water and need looking into.
Steam Air Compressor: Crank and
Have Gone to Help Rescue Siberians,
Who Receive Them
Shanghai, Saturday, Aug. ,3 Brit British
ish British troops landed at Vladivostok
town today. They received a friend friendly
ly friendly reception, says a dispatch from
cross-head bearings need keying;
stuffing boxes need packing and drain
pipes need putting in.
Water Driven Pump: One out of
service and has been for sometime.
Motor Driven Air Compressor:
One out of service and the other needs
Boiler Room: Both boilers show
signs of some oil. Flue blower not in installed
stalled installed or used. Water feed pumps
need packing and valves worked on.
Feed water heater needs cleaning.
Damper regulator out of service.
'4 Harrisburg Engine: Needs bear bearings
ings bearings attended to. Repair parts allow allowed
ed allowed to knock about, instead of being
cleaned, oiled and put away. s
I believe that two of the gentlemen
in the party, Mr. Sexton and Mr."
Whitley, know enough about machin
ery and plants of that kind to pass
upon the merits of Mr. Woods' conten contentions;
tions; contentions; that Mr. Mclver has enough
common sense to make his opinion of
I would direct your attention to the
fact that this communication does not
deal in generalities that it is specific
and the merits of the whole matter
can be properly passed upon by an in investigation,
vestigation, investigation, which I ask you to make
in justice to those in charge of the
plant and who are responsible to the
city for its care and operation; and
also in justice to myself and those
gentlemen who with malice toward
none and with the city's interest only
at heart, have taken part in this in investigation.
vestigation. investigation. : ' '
I would ask further that this mat matter
ter matter have your prompt attention, and
that thdse appointed by you to pass
upon the matter be disinterested and
J. E. Chace, Mayor.
Mr. L. B. McKenzie, assistant en engineer
gineer engineer at the light and water plant,
had presented his resignation to the
council to take effect immediately:
"If you honorable body thinks the
machinery and apparatus in the light
and water plant is in as bad condition
as reported." On motion, this
resignation was not accepted.
The sinking fund bond trustees
presented their report, showing ex expenditures,
penditures, expenditures, balances, etc., which was
accepted. .v ; : "'
Dr. E. G. Peek, city physician, ap appeared
peared appeared and stated that the t city's
health ordinances were not being car carried
ried carried out m regard to the cleaning up
of vacan properties. He asked that
the sanitary superintendent be given
authority to use his working force
for the cleaning up of of these vacant!
lots, which' was granted. Additional ;
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IS HOT OVER
London, Aug. V. General Foch by
a counter-stroke has driven the ene enemy
my enemy back and although the danger is
not over "he would be a sanguine man
on the German general staff who
would predict that Germany eould
obtain a military victory," said David
FRENCH GAIN EVERYWHERE
ALONG THEIR FRONT
Paris, Aug. 7.- Along the Vesle
the French continue to repulse Ger-
fman;. attacks,, especially between
Brainse and Soissons. An official an announcement
nouncement announcement this morning states that
100 prisoners were taken east of
Brainse. A German local attack to
day against the French south of Au
herivein the Champagne was repuls
ed. Last night the French made fur further
ther further gains in, the Montdidier region.
In fighting near the Vesle the French
occupied the station and city of Sal-
sogne, just west of the bend in the
river whereT it turns northward to join
BRITISH STEADILY GAIN
London, Aug. 7. In an attack this
morning southwest of Morlancourt,
the British regained ground" taken
from, them by the Germans yester yesterday
day yesterday along the Bray-Corbie road, north
of the Somme. The British line
astride the Clarence river on the
Flanders front has' been advanced a
short distance and a .few prisoners
were taken, states an official an announcement.
nouncement. announcement. CANT COME ANY CLOSER
Paris, Aug. 7. The long range
shelling of Paris was resumed today.
help, if thought necessary, was also
granted. t r
Dr. Peek stated that he found no
inclination on the part -of property
owners to evade the" law, but the ex extreme
treme extreme scarcity of labor prevented the
work being done. ;
Property owners aeto be charged
with the time expended on their
work, and as the city has taken the
matter in hand for those who have
been unable to secure labor, it will be
quite a relief. j
One of the health ordinances adopt adopted
ed adopted at a recent meeting was returned
by the mayor unsigned on account ( of
being ( incomplete. II; was referred to
the department of justice for revis revision,
ion, revision, and will be presented at a future
meeting with, necessary corrections.
Four dump carts formerly used by
the street and sanitary departments
were leased for a month to Mr. J. M.
Harrelson for use on county road
work east of the Oklawaha river.
A special committee composed of
Aldermen Mclver and Winer and
Mayor Chace, reported progress on
an arrangement whereby the board
of county commissioners will join the
city in opening a lime pit west of the
cjty for road building purposes. The
two bodies will bear the expense of
the proposition on a "fifty-fifty" basis
and by the combination will save
much money to the city as well as
the county .in roadway construction
work. i; ; v.v'.
Action of the city clerk and for former
mer former president in making warrants
for certain raised salaries was ap approved.
Bids for furnishing trucks for thfc
light and water departments were
read, and action on same deferred un until
til until some future meeting. Bids were
filed from the Maxwell and Ford
The city budget as presented byj
the city manager was accepted and j
same was ordered published. j
, All bills regularly approved were :
ordered paid. There was some dis-j
cussion over one account for plumb- j
Louisana Coast Suffers Greatly in
j Loss of Property and
LaFayette, La., Aug. 7 A tropical
storm which hit the Louisiana coast
yesterday afternoon .wrought great
havoc at Lake Charles and vicinity.
Ten persons are reported to have been
killed, and property damage of mort.
than a million. Hardly a building at
Lake Charles escaped damage.
WAR COLLEGE FOR WOMEN
Dr. Conradi has invited the women
of Florida to their State College for
Women at Tallahassee, Sept. 7th
through 13th, for a conference on
Plans for this conference are be being
ing being made by Mrs. Edgar Lewis,
president Florida Federation Wom Women's
en's Women's Clubs; Mrs. Norris, president
Florida U. D. C; Mrs. W. S. Jen Jennings,
nings, Jennings, state chairman Liberty Loan;
Mrs, Frank Jennings, chairman of
the Florida womans' committee of
the Council of National Defense and
Mrs. W. B. Young, for the Y. M. C.
A. and Y. W. C A. work in the state.
r Lecturers from state and national
headquarters of every phase of war
work will be present to give lectures
and suggestions on the best methods
of carrying on the war work in
which they are engaged.
Mr. Braxton Beacham, Florida
food administrator, and Mr. Arthur
Williams, Florida fuel administrate!,
will attend, describe the work they
are doing and give suggestions to
the women as to how they can render
the best assistance to these two im important
portant important government agencies.
Representatives y from the Red
Cross will be present. One day wilj
be devoted to child welfare, work.
National and state experts will give
instructions in' this work. Dr. Grace
Whitford will be in charge of this
division of the college. J
Instruction in war food work will
include lectures and demonstrations
from national and state experts on
drying vegetables and fruits for both
family and community; canning
meats and vegetables with steam
pressure canners; plans and methods
of conducting liberty, kitchens and
curb "markets; making breads and
preparations of meats to meet the
food administration requirements;
milk and the necessity of it in the
The dormitories will be open for
the women. Board for the week will
This meeting is given in place of,
but will include the annual house housekeepers'
keepers' housekeepers' short course. It is Loped
there will be a large attendance.
Every woman in Florida is invitee;,
and all interested in doing war wor!t
more efficiently than ever are urged
In order to have proper arrange arrangements
ments arrangements made in the dormitories, will
anyone expecting to attend write im immediately
mediately immediately to Miss Agnes Ellen Har Harris,
ris, Harris, Dean, School of Home Economics,
Florida State College for Women,
ingwork at the fire station, but when
the matter was thoroughly explained
it was ordered paid.
STRUCK BY A V
Nut- mILLUn U
Will be Needed to Finish the
GENERAL MARCH TELLS MILITARY C0I.OTTEE THE FORCE
WE HEED AGIST GENHY
wasnmgion, Aug. in urging
enactment of a new man power bill,
General March, chief of staff, told the
f Senate military committe, when he
appeared before that body today, that
the war department plans for an
army of apprixatemly five million
men to be raised as soon as possible.
General March said that about July
30th the United States reached a de
cision to enlarge the military pro program
gram program to carry out the policies, agreed
upon at the. recent inter-allied con conference
ference conference in Paris, to speed up prosecu prosecution
tion prosecution of the war and bring it to an
LONGER GROWS THE CASUALTY
';.:-,, : LIST:.' ;V-
Washington, Aug. 7. Five army
casualty lists were issued today total totaling
ing totaling 579 names: Killed in action, 63;
died of wounds, 7; died of accident, 2;
died of disease,. 1; jnissing in action,
105; wounded severely, 338; wounded
to a degree undetermined, 63.
Among those killed in action were
Leut. Frank JVIarston, Pensacola,
Fla.; Prvate Thomas R. Cottingham,
Dillon, S. C. Wounded severely, Cor Corporal
poral Corporal Richard C. Morrison, Bishop Bishop-ville,
ville, Bishop-ville, S. C; Private Willie Monroe,
Charleston, S. C; Herman E. Price,
Columbians. C; Theodore B. Brown Browning,
ing, Browning, Daytona Fla.; Private Frank B.
Collier, RoWesville, S. C; Harry Tur Tur-nipseed,
nipseed, Tur-nipseed, Hampton, Ga.; Thomas W.
Sharber, Panama City, Fla.
, I MARINE LIST
The marine casualty list contains
292 names: Killed in action, 51; died
of wounds, 2; wounded severely,1 33;
wounded to a degree undertermined,
206. Among the severely wounded
are Private Alfred P. Holmes, Or Orlando,
lando, Orlando, Fla., and wounded to a degree
undertermined, Trumpeter George
Saunders, Orlando, Fla.
COOPERATION IN GOVERNMENT
Washington, Aug. 7. Postmaster
General Burleson announced" today
that one of the first effects of gov government
ernment government control of telephones and
telegraph probably would' be' the co coordination
ordination coordination and consolidation of com competing;
peting; competing; systems wherever possible.
HOME GUARDS MADE
A GOOD SHOWING
About half the members of Com Company
pany Company A, County Guard, assembled at
the armory last night for" a special
drill, in order to show the county
commissioners, a couple of whom
were present, that they were worthy
The members had cleaned up the
old guns' until they looked almost as
good as new, and after lining up Cap
tain Roberts marched them to the
public square, where he put them
thru their paces. There is no dis
puting. the fact that the men showed
up well and went thru the manual of
arms and evolutions with great pro proficiency.
ficiency. proficiency. Their line "dressed" as
straight as a ruler and they handled
their guns with smooth alertness.
Don't fail to call for Maxwell House
Coffee. Kept at all grocery stores, tf
Our prescription department offers
you the best in PURE DRUGS and
CHEMICALS. Your doctor will tell
you. Court Pharmacy Phone 284. 15tf
Mi i Ow
on A SUE
Another Outbreak Against 'Under 'Underwater
water 'Underwater Warfare Occurs at
. (Associated Press) v
London, Aug. 7 Rumors of a re revolt
volt revolt by German sailors at Wilhelms Wilhelmshaven
haven Wilhelmshaven in protest against continuation
of the submarine war is in circulation,
according to a dispatch to the Ex Express
press Express from Amsterdam. More than
fifty submarines are said to have dis disappeared.
appeared. disappeared. Twenty-three ringleaders
in the revolt are said to have been
arrested and sentenced to death.
LIKE AN EXPRESS TRAIN
Is the Progress of the Maxwell Mili
tary Express, a Maxwell Stock
Truck, Carrying One Ton of Gov Government
ernment Government Supplies from San Fran-'
cisco to New York City.
Following are the different daily
runs, since the last report, as record recorded
ed recorded in telegrams to the Maxwell fac factory
tory factory at Detroit:
" Along the Platte to Kearney
Green River, Wyo., July 23 Max Maxwell
well Maxwell Military Express left Salt Lake
at 10:30 yesterday, crossing Wasa Wasa-tach
tach Wasa-tach Mountain through Parley's can canyon,
yon, canyon, making twelve mile climb to
7500 feet elevation without adding
water to radiator. On account of a
bridge washed out had to stop at Ly-;
man over night. Lincoln Highway
across' Wyoming follows Great plat plateau
eau plateau elevation 7000 to 8000 feet. At Atmosphere
mosphere Atmosphere is clear, cold and thin but
motor shows no 'lack of power.
Over the Continental Divide
Rawlins, Wyo., July 23. Maxwell
Military Express covered 180 miles
today, reaching here over top of
World route in Central Wyoming on
roughest part of Lincoln Highway
negotiated so far. Crossed Continen Continental
tal Continental Divide at 7206 feet elevation.
Truck rescued two cars 1 from 7 red
desert during day. Car crosses Main
Range Rocky Mountain tomorrow.
P. C. West.
Over the Rockies
Cheyenne, Wyo., July 20. Maxwell
Military Express reached here today,
six days ahead of schedule, and at attracted
tracted attracted much attention on opening
day of ..Cheyenne's Great Frontier
Day Celebration which is- the classic
or the plains. Truck encountered
cold rains, hail, snow and mud in the
180-mile run today. The main range
of the Rocky Mountains crossed to today
day today in snow storm at elevation of
8300 feet. P. C. West
One Week head of Schedule
North Platte, Neb., July 25-Max-well
Military Express made second
remarkable negotiation of distance
today by accomplishing 225 miles
from Cheyenne to North Platte with
roads heavy for most part from rains
of yesterday; This feat put. buck
here one week ahead of schedule. We
rescued two cars from mud en route
todayv Tourists along road increas increasingly
ingly increasingly "amazed at truck's record of
progress since leaving San Francisco.
P. C. West.
Alon gthe Platte to Kearney
Columbus, Neb., July 26 Maxwell
Military Express plowed through 100
miles of mud this morning following
tne ruatte river through Nebraska
to Kearney. We turned up another
100 miles this afternoon over dry but
rough roads, and expect to arrive in
Omaha Saturday night. McNamara.
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ONLY ONE "EVIDENCE"
A representative of this paper was
present at the meeting of the council
at which Mr. Caldwell was elected
city manager, and remembers dis distinctly
tinctly distinctly the action at said meeting.
There were several applications from
a number of outsiders for the position
of city manager, and the mayor, who
was present at this meeting, insisted
that as the charter called for a city
manager, it was then the proper time
to take action. Mr. Caldwell's name
was proposed for this position and
with no further nominations, a mo motion
tion motion was made and seconded that the
At this juncture Mayor Chace arose
and suggested that as a number of
outsiders presumably good men for
the place had made application it
might be a good idea to postpone ac action
tion action until an investigation of these
applications could be made, evidently
not anticipating that the council
would act so speedily when he sug suggested
gested suggested that the time was at hand to
elect a city manager, and that the
nominations for the place would close
with the name of Mr. Caldwell. The
mayor spoke for some length, and for
a time it seemed as if his suggestion
about considering other applications
would have some weight, but Presi President
dent President Nash informed the mayor that a
motion had been-made ''and seconded
to proceed with the election, which
would have to be done unless Alder Alderman
man Alderman Winer, who had made the mo motion,
tion, motion, would recall it. All eyes were
then directed at Mr. Winer, and a
hush fell over the council and audi audience,
ence, audience, all expecting him to speak. Fi Finally
nally Finally he stated to the council that his
motion would stand as made, and
after a ballot Mr. Caldwell was unan unanimously
imously unanimously elected. Immediately after
which Mayor Chace left the room,
plainly evidencing his displeasure at
the council's action. Banner.
The foregoing is as dramatically
written as anything Alexander Du Dumas
mas Dumas could dope out, and it bears an another
other another resemblance to the works of
Dumas it is strongly tinged with
It is very true the mayor wanted a
city manager elected he also want wanted
ed wanted a man elected who was competent
to fill the position. He did not ask
for anything but a brief delay in
which the names of other candidates
could be presented and discussed. Tht
courtesy that generally prevails in
parliamentary bodies would have al allowed
lowed allowed his suggestions to be consider considered.
ed. considered. Why Mr. Winer did not extend
the mayor this courtesy we do not
know. Under parliamentary law, he
had the power to shut the mayor off,
and he used it. We do not think his
colleagues approved of his action, but
they had no remedy. We do not think
the people and the taxpayers of the
city approve of running the steam
roller over their interests in any
such fashion. They elected Mayor
Chace to look after their interest
and he is faithfully trying to do so.
In one place, the Banner, possibly
unintentionally, gives the mayor a
square deal. It is where it says:
"The mayor spoke for some length,
and for a time it seemed as if has sug suggestion
gestion suggestion about considering other ap applications
plications applications would have some weight."
If it seemed like Mayor Chace's
recommendations would have some
weight, why did Alderman Winer, on
whom the matter depended, refuse
him a hearing?
The statement that "Immediately
after, Mayor Chace left the room,
plainly evidencing his displeasure,"
has no foundation outside the Ban Banner
ner Banner reporter's imagination. Mayor
Chace had no further business with
the council that evening, consequent consequently
ly consequently he soon after went home, but he
did so quietly and without manifest manifesting
ing manifesting any displeasure with anyone.
We have noticed of late that the
Banner has certain powers which the
dictionary describes as "occult." We
would be glad if we possessed such
powers ourseif, but we have seen
them fail so many other people that
we would be afraid to depend on them.
Now, as for this city manager bus business,
iness, business, all the well-posted citizens of
Ocala understand that the election of
Mr. Caldwell was "camouflage." The
council did not intend to elect any
manager, and Mr. Winer was more
emphatically decided against such an
election than any other member. The
mayor called the attention of the
council to the fact that under the
charter there would be trouble in col collecting
lecting collecting the taxes. So Mr. Caldwell
was elected as a makeshift. The
council did not want to elect a man
that could and would manage. It
showed its sentiment toward a man manager
ager manager by its treatment of Mr. John Johnston,
ston, Johnston, who knew his business and was
a manager in fact as well as name.
So. Mr. Caldwell was elected as a
makeshift in order to render the
collection of taxes legal. A suit
brought by some well-to-do and re recalcitrant
calcitrant recalcitrant taxpayer might prove his
election illegal. He does not manage
anything except what he was man managing
aging managing before his election. The
charter plainly says that the city
manager shall make up the budget,
but the city clerk and his assistant
are making up the budget. The city
clerk, in fact, is the only thing like a
manager the city has, and while he
is abundantly competent to do the
work, it is doubtful that he has the
legal power to make up the budget.
The measure of Mr. Caldwell's ability
as city manager is shown in his re report
port report that the city plant is making
current at one and three-quarter
The attempt to make out that the
mayor is trying to persecute the
manager is an absurdity. Mr. Chace
wants the city property carefully
taken care of, and he would be dere derelict
lict derelict in his duty if he did not tell the
council and the people when he thinks
it is not being done.
Mr. Caldwell is a pretty good little
persecutor himself. When Mr. John Johnston
ston Johnston was elected city manager last
February (and by the way the Ban Banner
ner Banner gave high testimony to Mr. John Johnston's
ston's Johnston's ability), Mr. Caldwell declared
before Mr. Johnston arrived in town
that he did not intend to allow him to
interfere at the city plant, and he
persistently made himself disagree disagreeable
able disagreeable to Mr. Johnston, who finding
from the attitude of the council that
he would not be allowed to carry out
his duties, resigned in disgust and
went to take a better job.
Mr. Woods, recently night engineer
at the plant, is a competent man, and
wanted to stay here. President Nash
of the council, who knew what he
could do, wanted him to stay, and his
salary was raised to induce him to
stay, but Mr. Caldwell made matters
so disagreeable for him that he quit.
And we do not think that any good
engineer from outside the city will
stay in our plant as long as Mr. Cald Caldwell
well Caldwell is superintendent.
We had not desired to print any of
these things, but the Banner's at attempts
tempts attempts to misrepresent Mayor Chace
makes it our duty to do so.
As for the mayor's report on the
condition of the plant, which it was
not only his right but his duty to
make, it appears elsewhere in the
proceedings of the council, and we re respectfully
spectfully respectfully submit to the people if he
was not correct in doing so.
The Banner needn't hug itself too
closely about the mayor's report be being
ing being laid on the table. The report is
going to be heard from later; in the
meantime, there has been consider considerable
able considerable doing about at the plant, and
Mr. Caldwell will give it closer atten attention
tion attention than he has been giving it before
the "visit." A
The many Ocala friends who re remember
member remember Veda Campbell as a pretty
and lovable little girl, will regret to
read the following from a New Brigh Brighton,
ton, Brighton, Pa., paper:
Mrs. J. Darragh Javens, aged 25
years, of Water street, West Bridge Bridge-water,
water, Bridge-water, died in the Rochester General
hospital at 11:30 last night. Mrs.
Javens was formerly Miss Veda
Campbell of Florida. She is survived
by an infant son, two weeks old, by
her husband, and parents, Mr. and
Mrs. James Campbell and three sis sisters,
ters, sisters, one being Mrs. William Steven
of Fallston, the others together with
the parents and two surviving broth brothers
ers brothers live at Mt. Dora, Fla. She was
married to J. Darragh Javens, June
25, 1915. Mrs. Javens was a member
of the Episcopalian church. Burial
services will be held Friday after
noon at 2:30 in the home. Service
will be in charge of Rev. Thomas
Harris, pastor of the Trinity Episco Episcopalian
palian Episcopalian church of Rochester. Inter Interment
ment Interment will take place in the Beaver
We notice that Aldermen Mclver
and Winer are doing a good deal of
work that ex-City Manager Johnson
attended to while he was in office.
Why does not the new manager at attend
tend attend to it?
If there was to be an inspection of
the government building, we'd not ex expect
pect expect President Wilson to take the
time when his postmaster was asleep
to go over his works. Banner.
We regret to observe that our
friend Harper does not know any anymore
more anymore about national than about city
affairs. President Wilson, thru his
representatives, the postoffice inspec inspectors,
tors, inspectors, frequently visits Postmaster
Rogers. Mr. Rogers never knows when
OFFICIAL PRICE LIST
OF FO 'DSTUFFS
(Corrected Weekly by Authority of the U. S. Food Administration)
Retailer Pays Consumer Pays
Wheat Flour $12.10 to $13.55 8Uc to 90c for
per bbl. of 16 12 12 lb. sck or 7ftc
lb sacks lb less than mill
Rye Flour $12 to $13.90 per 80c to 90c for 12
bbl. of 16 12 lb lb sack or 7c
sacks lb in less than
Corn Flour 6.50 to 6.75c lb 7 to 8c per lb
Corn Meal, Old Fashioned 4.70 to 5c lb 5 to 6c per lb
Corn Meal, Cream or Pearl 5.50 to 6.40c lb 6 to 8c per lb
Corn Grits or Hominy 5.60 to 6.45c lb 6 to 8c per lb
Rolled Oats, bulk 6.20 to 6.75c lb 8 to 9c per lb
Barley Flour 6c lb 8 to 8c per lb
Rolled Oats, in IV lb. pkgs 11 to HV4c a pkg 14 to 15c a pkg
Rice Flour 9 Uc to 10c lb 11c to 12 Vs c per lb
Edible Starch, bulk 6 Vac lb 8 to 8 Vic per lb
Edible Starch, in 1 lb. pkgs 10 to 11c a pkg 12 to 15c a pkg
Rice, Blue Rose Grade 10 to 12c lb 12 to 15c per lb
Rice, Broken 7 to 7c lb 9V4 to 10c per lb
Rice, Fancy Long Grain 10 to 12Vfec lb 12 to 16c per lb
Granulated Sugar 8.38 to 8.76c per lb 9.38 to 9.75c lb
Lima Beans 15 to 16c lb 19 to 20c per lb
Navy Beans 15 to 16c lb 19 to 20c per lb
Blackeyed Peas 10 hi to lOVsc lb 12 to 14c per lb
Pink Beans 11 to llVfcc lb 14 to 15c per lb
Lard, pure, bulk 27 to 29c lb 3 Oto 34c per lb
Lard (compound) substitute bulk... 24 to 24 Vac lb 27 to 29 Vi per lb
Lard, substitute in tin 27 Va to 30c lb 32 V to 37 Vac per lb
Evaporated Milk, small tins 4Va to 4c a tin 5 Vs to 6c a tin
Evaporated Milk, tall tins 10 Va to 11 Vac a tin 12 Va to 14c a tin
Condensed Milk, 11 oz. tins 11 to 12c a tin 14 to 15c a tin
Canned Corn, standard 15 to 16c a tin 19 to 21c a tin
Canned Tomatoes, No. 2s ..10 to 11 Vic a tin 14 to 16c a tin
Canned Peas, No. 2s standard 15 to 16c a tin 19 to 22c a tin
Canned Dried Beans Baked No. Is. ..11 to 12Vac atin 15 to 18c a tin
Canned Dried Beans Baked No. 2s. .17 to 18c a tin 20 to 24c a tin
Canned Dried Beans Baked No. 3s. .30 to 32c a tin 40 to 44c a tin
Seeded Raisins 15 oz. pkgs 13 to 13 Vac a pkg 17 to 19c a pkg
Evaporated Prunes 60-70s 13 to 13 Vac lb 17 to 18c per lb
Corn Syrup, dark, No. IVas 12 Va to 13c a tin 15 to 17c a tin
Corn Syrup, dark, No. 5s 36 to 38c a tin 45 to 48c a tin
Eggs 40c per dozen 45c per dozen
Butter, Best Creamery 47 to 53c per lb 55 to 65c per lb
Potatoes, white 2Va to 3V4c per lb 3c to 4Vac per lb
Oleomargarine 33 cents per pound 40 to 42c per lb
Cheese 27 to 28 Va lb 35 to 37c per lb
Standard Hams 33 to 34c lb 38 to 40c per lb
Standard Breakfast Bacon 42 to 55c lb 50 to 65c per lb
Salt Pork 26 to 28c per lb 33 to 35c per lb
Marion County Food Administrator.
he is coming, and sometimes one
comes in at night and looks over the
office, and the postmaster doesn't
know he has been there until after he
has gone. Colonel Bob, however,
keeps his lamps trimmed and burn burning.
ing. burning. The inspector- never finds any
scored cylinders nor "automatic nig niggers"
gers" niggers" in the postoffice.
WE'LL PUBLISH THE CHARTER
There seeming to be a great ig ignorance
norance ignorance about the city charter, the
Star will publish it, a column or so a
day, beginning Friday. There is no
reason why people should not know
all about the charter. It is open at
the clerk's office for the inspection of
all, but very few of our citizens have
ever called to look at it.
Natural Mortar Beds.
Who Invented mortar? Some pre prehistoric
historic prehistoric person, who in all likelihood
hit upon the combination by sheer
luck. The mortar used by the ancient
Greeks and Romans was the same
stuff that we use.
But nature was In advance of the
human discoverer by some millions of
years. In Texas and Kansas, extend extending
ing extending over vast areas, is a geological for formation
mation formation known in that region as the
"mortar beds." It is a stratum com composed
posed composed of sand, clay and lime, which,
originally fluid, has "set" and become
The process by which the sedi sedimentary
mentary sedimentary rocks of the earth were
formed is successfully imitated in the
sidewalk pavement of artificial stone,
which is spread in a moist condition
and allowed to dry- It Is better for
the purpose than natural stone made
in slabs larger than can be quarried
and often formed with grooves so as
to expand and contract without break breaking.
ing. breaking. Shame Makes One Forget.
Forgetting is a strange phenomenon.
According to the modern psychologists,
we are most apt to forget those things
that we do not want to remember es especially
pecially especially those of which we are
In an address on criminals who are
on the border line of insanity, deliv delivered
ered delivered recently before the Clinical So Society
ciety Society of St. Elizabeth's Hospital, Wash Washington,
ington, Washington, Dr. Leon Emile Duval told of
many mentally unbalanced men who in
their normal state could not remember
disgraceful deeds they had done, and
said this was to be explained on the
basis that "it is the thing of which we
are ashamed and which conflicts with
the customs of society which is soonest
relegated to the realm of the uncon unconscious.
scious. unconscious. Tremendous Speed.
Fulminate of mercury, which is
used as the' original detonating charge
in torpedoes, expands at a furious rate.
A writer in the Illustrated World
makes a comparison between this rate
of expansion and an express train trav traveling
eling traveling at the rate of 60 miles an hour.
"Imagine." he says, "24,000 feet a
second instead of the 89 feet a sec second
ond second made by a mile-a-minute train
and you will know why fulminate of
mercury going off in your hand will
carry n finger with it and yet not burn
your coat." That Is the ultimate in
OCALA FRATERHAL ORDFRS
Tulula Lodge No. 22, I. O. O. F.
meets every Tuesday evening in thf
Odd Fellows' hall on the third floor of
the Star office building at 8 o'clock
promptly. A warm wc Icome alway j
extended to visiting brothers.
L. H. Pillans, 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 ai
8 o'clock, until further notice.
Stephen Jewett, W. M.
Jake Brown, Secretary.
WOODMEN OF THE WORLD
For- Kins' Camp No 14 meets t
the K. of P. hall at 8 p. m. every
second and fourth Friday. Visitir
sovereigns are ailways welcome.
P. W. Whitesides, C. C.
Chas. K. Sage, Clerk
OC ALA LODGE NO. 288. V, P. O. fa.
Ocala Lodge No. 286, Benevolent
ar.d Protective Order of Elks, meet'
iix- second and fourth Tuesday even
IngS -f ench month. Visiting bret
rr always welcome. Club house oppo opposite
site opposite postoffice, east side.
C. W Hunter, E. R.
c,. J. Crook. tfetarv.
k.N 1G hi. Or mtiJ AS
Ocala Lodge No. Li. Convention
held every Monday evening at 8
at the Castle Hal), over the Jam at
Carlisle drugstore. A cordial welcos
visiting i brothers
H. 3. Baxter, C. C.
K. Sara K. of H M.
MIRIAM REBEKAH LODGE NO. 15
Miriam Rebekah Lodge No. 6
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.
R. A. M. CHAPTER NO. 13
ar convocations of the Ocala
( hapter No. 13, R. A. M.. on the
first Friday in every month at 8 p. m.
J. A. Bouvier, H. P.
lake Brown. Secretarv
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.
Norris Candies fresi every week at
the Court Pharmacy. Phone us and
let us send it up. 15-tf
Careful Estimates made on all Con Contract
tract Contract work. Gives More and Better
Work for the Money than any other
contractor in the city.
Having purchased the Court Pharm Pharmacy,
acy, Pharmacy, one of the leading drug stores in
Central Florida, we wish to announce
that we shall endeavor to maintain
the high standard that has always
prevailed in every department. The
line of Toilet Articles and all kinds
of Druggists' Sundries will continue
to be kept right up to the minute. The
PRESCRIPTION Department has al always
ways always been the pride of the Court
Pharmacy, and we shall continue to
use as our slogan Prompt and Effic Efficient
ient Efficient Service at all hours, day or night.
The very best of drugs will always
be used in compounding prescrip prescriptions,
tions, prescriptions, and we will appreciate it if you
will instruct your physician to leave
your work with us. Our Cool Drink
Department will have the personal
care of an expert, and we shall con continue
tinue continue to dispense the best to be had.
We solicit the patronage of the people
of Marion and adjoining counties.
HOWARD W. WALTERS,
HOLMES L. WALTERS,
Br. AN SEED ON HAND
The beans for seed purposes have arrived, and we are now pre prepared
pared prepared to deliver them to those who have contracted for fall plant planting.
ing. planting. Call at factory, near Union Depot.
H. A. SHAVER
B. H. Sanders,
UNIVESITY OF FLORIDA
Military Training Under Army Officers
Courses in Arts and Sciences, Ag Agriculture,
riculture, Agriculture, Chemical, Civil, Electric and
Mechanical Engineering, Law, Teach Teachers'
ers' Teachers' College.
Tuition Free. Send for Catalog.
A. A. MURPHREE, President
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.
Ocala Ice & Packing Co.
THF WINDSOR HOTEL
In the heart of the city with Hemming Park for a front yard.
Every modern convenience in each room. Dining room service is
second to none.
RATES From $1.50 per day per person to $6.
ROBERT M. MEYER, J. E. KAVAN ALGH
Read the Star Want Ads It pays
FLORIDA STATE COLLEGE
559 Students from 25 Florida Coun Counties
ties Counties and 17 States 1917-18. Total 951
including Summer School and Short
Write at once for Catalog.
EDWARD CONRADI, President
A BEACON TO MOTORISTS
Who wish to escape from the high
cost of tire upkeep is offered by our
tire repairing service. We can dou double
ble double the life of a weakened or blown blown-out
out blown-out casing for little money. Before
you accept an unfair adjustment on a
tire, come in and get our price for re repairing
pairing repairing it.
PHONE 78 107 OKLAWAHA
OCALA EVENING STAB, WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 7. 1918
NEW SWEET POTATOES
Pettijohn's Breakfast Food
Quaker Corn Puffs
guaker rinteti wneat
Quaker Puffed Rice
Quaker Rolled Oats
Cream of Wheat
Roxane Wheat Cereals
Roxane Wheat Bran
Shredded Wheat Biscuit
Post Toasties (Corn Flakes)
7fK TT7 ruiiii A TTTifKrrri
Phone 16& 174
fiftlver & MacKay
UNDERTAKERS and EMBALMERS
PHONES 47. 104. 305
; .::'-. ; 1 ..v.-;.
A. E. GERIG
SALTS IF MACHY
Drink lots of water and stop eating
Beat far a while if your Hadicr
When you wake up with backache and
dull miserv in the kidnev recrirm it cnn-
eraJly means you have been eating too
much meat, says a well-known authority.
jurat, lonna uric fuuu ,wmcn overworKB
the kidneys in their effort to filter it
from the blood and they become sort of
paralyzed and loggy. When your kidney
get sluggish and clog you must relieve
them, like von relieve vour bowels ? re
' moving all the body's urinous waste,
... v. i, i l. i u .... .1 i
vise jruu ua.va iav&acue, oiu. ueouacue,
dizzy spells; your stomach sours, tongue
is coated, and when the weather is bad
you have rheumatic twinges. The urine
is cloudy, full of sediment, channels often
get sore, water scalds and you are obliged
to seek relief two or three times during
Either consult at good, reliable physi physician
cian physician at once or get from your pharmacist
about four ounces of Jad Salts; take
a tablespoonful in a glass of water
before breakfast for a few days and your
&iiu;a win wjjcii iuib laiuuua
Baits is made from the acid of grwpes
and lemon juice, combined with lithia,
ana nas Deen usea ior generations to
elean and stimulate sluggish kidneys,
also to neutralize acids m the urine so it
no longer irritates, thus ending bladder
Jad Salts is a life saver for regular
meat eaters. It is inexpensive, cannot
' injure and makes a delightful, effer
veecent lithia-water drink.
People, with bad backs and weak
kidneys are apt to feel old at -sixty.
Many old folks say Doan's Kidney
Pills help them keep young. Here'a
an Ocala case.
J. E. Hays, N. Magnolia St., says:
"I was bothered a great deal with a
pain across the small of my back. I
was unable to do any lifting or stoop stooping,
ing, stooping, for intense rjains would shoot
through me. My kidneys were irregu irregular
lar irregular in action and the secretions "were
scanty and highly colored. This trou trouble
ble trouble annoyed me a great deal. I re received
ceived received excellent benefit as soon as I
began using Doan's Kidney Pills and
in a short time, I was well. I have
x I 1 1 J? 1 T I. f.U
taKen tms meaicme wneu j. tiave teit
any symptoms of kidney trouble re returning
turning returning and it has never failed to
stop them quickly."
Prio fiflv nf nil dpalprs. Don't
simply ask for a kidney remedy get
Doan's Kidney Pills the same that
Mr. Hays had. Foster-Milburn Co.,
Mfgs., Buffalo, N. Y. Adv. 2
BUY WAR SAVINGS STAMPS
Own Your Own Home
. A House and Two Lots
v A House and 3 Acres
A House and 2 Lota
Can be Bought With Monthly Pay Payments
ments Payments of
L. M. MURRAY
Room 5, Holder Block,
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
OCALA SOCIAL AFFAIRS
If You Have Any News for this De Department,
partment, Department, Call Five DoubleTOne
v or Two-Seven
Is it a place of lofty domes,
Of towering palace walls,
Where wondrous architecture
Adorns the spacious halls?
Is it a humble, lowly cot
Of unpretentious mien,
Where hands of poverty oppress
The lives of those within?
Ah, no, 'tis no material thing,
The place with men call home;
Tis not the peasant's humble cot,
Nor prince s lofty dome.
Tis cheer and comfort, warmth and
A place where power divine
Descends, and ever willing waits
To bless your heart and mine.
Miss Donnie Proctor of Eureka is
in the city the guest of Mrs. Sherouse
and Mrs. Ernest Blair.
' ; v w
Miss Merris Carroll of St. Pe Petersburg
tersburg Petersburg is the guest of Mrs. Port V.
Leavengood. She will remain for a
week or ten days. r
Letters from Mr. Pierce Rentz to
his mother and sisters this week state
that it is cold in France and he is still
sleeping under his winter blankets.
He 13 in the best of health and spirits.
Mrs. Rex Todd and Miss Edna
Bryce accompanied Judge and Mrs.
Lester Warner to the lake this morn morning,
ing, morning, and will spend the day there, re returning
turning returning to town in the late after afternoon.
noon. afternoon. , "''
' Mr. and Mrs. W. II. Howard of Ar Arcadia
cadia Arcadia and Mr. and Mrs. E. M. Pricfc
of Groveland, were prominent visitors
from their section in Ocala yesterday
on their way to Charleston, S. C, for
an extended visit.
Mr. and Mrs. A. G. Gates returned
yesterday from St. Petersburg-, where
Mrs. Gates has been visiting her son,
Mr. Charlie Gates and family for the
past three weeks. Mr. Gates went to
St. Petersburg Sunday.
Mr. G. A. Petteway, formerly of
Ocala, now a prominent naval stores
operator in Tampa, passed f : through
Ocala recently on his way to Ashe Ashe-ville,
ville, Ashe-ville, N. C, to join his family on, a
several weeks vacation.
Dr. and Mrs. Fred ; Blalock and
children arrived in the city last night
from Miami and are stopping with
Mr. and Mrs. E. 'L. Carney, while en enjoying
joying enjoying a family reunion which is be being
ing being held at the residence of Mr. and
Mrs. George Taylor.
Mr. H. E. Carlton, who with his
wife have been visiting friends in
Sanford for a few days, returned to
Ocaal yesterday and is again the
guest "of his daughter,.1 Mrs. H. M.
Hampton. Mrs. Carlton will remain
in Sanford a few days longer.
The Fanny R.. Gary Missionary
Society of the Baptist church will
meet in the church Thursday after afternoon
noon afternoon at 4 o'clock, for the regular
monthly meeting. Subject for study,
young people in home and foreign
Friends of Mrs. Tom Pasteur will
be delighted to know she is decidedly
better today and strong hopes are en entertained
tertained entertained for her speedy recovery.
Her husband has received a ten days
extension on his furlough, which is
most gratifying for, all concerned.
Mrs. JF1 etcher McDonald and little
daughter, Florrie May, who have
been spending some time in Miami
and with relatives in Jacksonville,
are expected to arrive in Ocala to tomorrow
morrow tomorrow to be the guests of the for former's
mer's former's sister, rMs. A. M. Perry and
The marriage of Mr. J. F. Reddick
and Miss Nellie Crown of Gainesville
was solemnized last evening at the
residence of Mr. and Mrs. Harry B
Clarkson, Rev. W. H. Wrighton offic
iating. Mr. and Mrs. Reddick re
turned to their home in Gainesville
today. ; V L- '"'''' ::
Dr. A. L. Bialock, wife and children
arrived last evening from Madison,
and are the guests of Dr. Blalock's
son, Mr. Joe Blalock, and sister, Mrs.
George Taylor and mother, Mrs. Bla
lock. They came especially to make
the acquaintance of their little grand-!
Mrs. Blocher and little grandson,
Robert Weir Chambers, are in town
today from their home at North Lake
Weir, the guests of Mrs. Penyon, on
the Anthony road. Mrs. H. S. Cham Chambers
bers Chambers is in Jacksonvillej attending a
business college. She will complete
her course in four months.
The following pleasant party from
Morriston, who are such regular vis visitors
itors visitors to Ocala as to feel almost like
citizens, have just returned from a
visit to St. Augustine and Jackson Jacksonville:
ville: Jacksonville: Mrs. E. F. Mitchell, Miss Mabel
Hendrix and Mr. F. F. Herring. Mrs.
Mitchell and baby will leave next
week for White Springs. ? ; '"
Mr. Homer Howard, a former pop popular
ular popular Marion county school teacher,
whose home is in Sarasota, but who
enlisted in the navy more than a
year ago and has been stationed at
Bingham, Mass., is spending a part
of his furlough at the hospitable
home of Dr. and Mrs. S. H. Blitch at
Fifty women to be used in hospi hospital
tal hospital hut service in France are wanted
by the French commission the the
Red Cross for the entertainment of
American soldiers while convalescing.
Four women will be assigned to each
hut. It is desirable if they speak
French, but not necessary as their
work will be among American sol soldiers.
diers. soldiers. The requirements and there
are many Ocala women who could fill
them are that the women for this
work should have a pleasing and at attractive
tractive attractive personality, must possess
tact, the ability to entertain and
cheerful dispositions. They must be
in good health and not sensitive or
nervous and over 25 years of age.
Volunteers who can meet their,7 own
expenses of qualified workers will be
paid in some cases. All applications
should be sent to the division bureau
of personnel, in Atlanta, Ga., 424
Healy building. Women who pay their
own expenses are required to sign up
for six months, while those whom the
Red Cross pay must 'enroll for a
(Concluded on Fourth Page)
WANTED, LOST, FOUND, FOR
SALE, FOR RENT AND SIM SIM-ILAR
ILAR SIM-ILAR LOCAL NEEDS
RATES: Six line maximum, one
time 25c.; three times 50c; six tinies
75c; one month S3. Payable In advance.
FOR RENT House fronting Dr. D.
M. Smith's residence, lately occupied
by Mr. Horrell. Thoroughly screen screened,
ed, screened, with large sleeping porch. Mrs.
W. SV Bullock..' 8-7-tf
BABY CHICKS seven to 15 days old
when delivered by parcels post; live
delivery guaranteed. R. I. Reds,
Barred. Rocks and Buff Orpingtons;
18c. each. V. L. Hankins, Box 40q,
Eustis, Fla. 8-7-3t
WANTED Medium size farm two or
three miles from Ocala, suitable for
dairy- and diversified farming. Want
one with some fruit trees and also
small tract of timbered land for pas
ture. Give full description and lowest
price. Will want possession within
three months. Address, Farmer, care
Ocala, Star, Ocala, Fla. 8-12t
LOST On road' between Ocala and
Martin, one Maxwell headlight rim.
Finder please return to the Maxwell
Station or the Star office. 8-5-3t
WANTED Two good electrical line linemen.
men. linemen. Good salary and house free. Ad Address
dress Address International Agricultural Cor Corporation,:
poration,: Corporation,: Mulberry, Fla. 6-3teod i
LOST Hand carved onyx breast pin.
Lost Sunday night between Methodist
church and postoffice. ; Suitable re reward
ward reward for its return to Little's Shoe
Parlor. 6-3t v
LOST On the streets of Ocala, one
Maxwell headlight rim. Finder please
return to the Maxwell Station or the
Star office. 8-3-3t
FOR SALE Model 10 Remington
typewriter in good condition. Apply
to B. Goldman, Ocala, Fla. l-6t
CASH FOR OLD FALSE TEETH
Don't matter if broken. I pay $2 to
$25 per set; also cash for old gold,
silver, platinum, dental gold and bid
gold jewelery. Will send cash by re return
turn return mail and will hold goods 10 days
for sender's approval of my v price.
Mail to L. Mazer, 2007 S. 5th street,
Philadelphia. Pa. 7-5-lm
SEAT COVERS FOR SALE Gordon
seat covers for Maxwell 1917 model
touring car; closing out at less than
cost. Maxwell Service Station. 26-4t
WANTED Good milch cows in lots
of one or more. Send description,
price and when coming fresh. A. J.
Weaver, St. Petersburg, Fla. 30-6t
FOR SALE Farmer certificates for
use of merchants in selling flour.
Price postage paid: 50, 40c.; 100, 75c.;
250, $1.50. Cash must accompany all
orders. Star : Publishing Company,
Ocala, Fla. 22-12t
FOR SALE Farmer certificates, for
use of merchants in selling flour.
Price postage paid, fifty, 40c; one
hundred, 75c; two hundred fifty,
$1.50. Cash must accompany orders.
Star Publishing Co, Ocala, Fla. tf
ROOMS FOR RENT At the Dormi
tory; furnished or unfurnished for
light housekeeping. "Half price to
over night lodgers." Hot and cold wa water
ter water connections. Rooms large and
airy; best ventilated in town at low
est prices. Parents, now is the time
to arrange for your children at the
Dormitory. Call on me at mv resi
dence, 703 S. Pond St, or phone 305.
Mrs. C. V. Roberts, new matron. 25 tf
WOOD! WOOD! WOOD!
Be on time. Get in your winter
supply of wood before it is too late.
Let us furnish you with good and
first class service. Phone 339.
tf C. O. D. WOOD YARD.
s. We do hemstitch and pecot edge
work promptly and at reasonable
prices. Postage paid. Phone 427. 5-6t
LEAVE OF ABSENCE
By MELVIN STEVENS.
(Copyright, WIS. by the McClur Newspa Newspaper
per Newspaper Syndicate.)
All's fair, they say. In love and war;
which accounts for the fact that Lieut.
David Ashley and Private John Robe Robeson
son Robeson were in love with the same glrL
Less than a year ago, before the war
cloud overshadowed all other consid considerations,
erations, considerations, they had both been promising
young business men of Glendale, N. J.
Every morning they took the 8 29
train for New York, and every evening
they caught the 4:50 back to Glendale,
hoping that Margery Smith would be
free to entertain them after supper..
So things stood when President
Wilson declared a state of war ex existed
isted existed between this country and Ger Germany.
many. Germany. "It means that well send hundreds
of thousands of soldiers over there,"
Dave announced. "And believe me,;
I'm going to be one of the first to go."
But John laughed disparagingly.
"It doesn't mean any such thing, he
answered. "All well do will be to.
patrol our coast more carefully and
to make more monitions for the al allies."
lies." allies." And so, according to their lights,
Dave applied for entrance to the First
Officers Training camp at Fort Myer,
Va., and John continued his duties as
assistant manager for James McCul McCul-lum
lum McCul-lum & Sons. In the course of a few
months Dave was commissioned a first
lieutenant ; and John, his skepticism
suddenly dissolved, found himself
drafted Into the National army. A
short time later, he was ordered to re report
port report to Camp pix, N. J where he
found Lieut. David Ashley as one of
his company officers. r
Meanwhile, the contest for Margery's
hand had progressed merrily. Taking
advantage of the axiom that all is fair
in love and war, John had had a rath rather
er rather glorious time of It during Dave's
three months at the training camp.
Margery was rather lonesome ; and al although
though although she wrote at least twice a week
to Dave, she welcomed John's visits.
So, when November found both Dave
and John at Camp Dix, the, latter had
drawn almost on even terms with his
But as an officer Dave had the
easier time of it. Occasionally he he-found
found he-found it necessary to give orders to'
his rival, but when he did so there
was a twinkle in his eye which robbed
the situation of all bitterness. In the
matter of leaves of absence, he was
perfectly fair also. Each of the men
was' permitted to visit home once
every two weeks, and Dave managed
to fix up things so that he and John
alternated on their visits to Glendale.
Things might have gone along with without
out without change until the. end of the war,
but one evening Dave's division com commander
mander commander told him that within three
weeks it was expected that the young
officer would be ordered to report at
Camp McQellan, down in Anniston,
It was Friday when he received word
of his probable transfer, and on the
following Sunday it was his turn to
visit Glendale. He told Margery then
that It was probably his lat visit;:
and something in her eyes filled him;
with a sudden hope. .But although his
brain urged him to ask her the guecp
tion which quivered on his lips, his
heart failed him in a most unsoldier unsoldier-llke
llke unsoldier-llke manner; so he went back to Camp,
Dix feeling very much as if the bot-'
torn had fallen out of the world.
But when' his last Sunday In the,
Northern cantonment approached, and
he pictured John Robeson sitting be before
fore before the big grate fire In Margery's
library, he hurried to company head-1
quarters and talked long and earnest earnestly
ly earnestly to Margery over s the telephone.
"Of course Til be glad to visit camp,"
she said. "I I was wondering if you
were going South without seeing me
again." .. :
Dave wondered, too, how he could
ever have thought of such a thing, and
when he met Margery at the station
the next morning, he told her- so.
They had lunch together in a way-,
side Inn which was really aconverted
farmhouse, and after they had finished!
eating, they sat still for a long time
and just looked at each other across
"Why didn't you plan to; come to
Glendale this Sunday V Margery asked
T did," Dave answered, "but I knew knew-that
that knew-that with John there, I couldn't say;
what I wanted to. It wouldn't have'
been fair to cancel John's leave of ab absence,
sence, absence, because I had promised him not'
to early in the fall; so the only thing
I could do was to have you here."
"What did you want to say to met"'
The room was deserted the waitress,
bad miraculously disappeared; and so'
Dave told her what he had wanted to
say for ages. And when he had fin-'
ished she reached her hand across
the table and told him, so softly that
he hardly heard, that she had always
been very much In love with him.
And back in Glendale John Robeson
tramped disconsolately to the railroad
station and wondered what In the
world had happened to take Margery
so suddenly away from home.
But all's fair, they say, in love and
- Wisdom in Frankness.
In openness of mind, in frankness. In
outspokenness there is health. But
disease and danger lie in the grudges
and the hates that bury themselves un under
der under silence and use silence as their
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Interesting Old Egyptian Letters.
i Letter writing, fortunately, was
much practiced in ancient Egypt, and
there are quantities of letters between
persons of all degrees of education
and written on all sorts of occasions.
We may read, for instance, the encour encouragement
agement encouragement and good advice sent by pa parents
rents parents to absent sons, or may recognize
familiar types of character in the an answering
swering answering effusions of children to pa parentsthe
rentsthe parentsthe spoilt boy who scolds his
father for having left him at home In Instead
stead Instead of taking him to the capital; the
well-conducted youth, who complacent complacently
ly complacently assures his relatives that he is get getting
ting getting on very well, combining study
with recreation, and the prodigal son,
who writes to beg his mother's for
giveness and confesses that he has
brought himself to destitution. ;
Canton a City of Canals.
At Canton, the oldest city in south southern
ern southern China, the river Is, in effect, canal canalized,
ized, canalized, and' the shipping is heavy and
varied. The water is deep enough for
ships of 1,000 tons burden as far as the
city, but foreign boats come up only
as far as Whampoa, nine miles to the
southeast, where there are extensive
docks. Here the loading and unload unloading
ing unloading Is done by native boats, Vessels
of deep draft lie outside the bar. For Forty
ty Forty miles below is the Boca Tigris
(Mouth of the Tiger), and the water
widens Into a wide estuary. Water di divides
vides divides the old from the new town and
surrounds the Island and the suburbs,
where the Europeans live, so that Can Canton
ton Canton has an abundance of picturesque
water life, including a big houseboat
An American tree, known as the
shea, or butter tree, is beginning to at attract
tract attract commercial attention. It sup supplies
plies supplies not only nuts, but also butter
that may become an article of commer commercial
cial commercial importance. It Is already exported
to Europe,, where makers of artificial
butter find use for it.
Almost two-thirds of the nut Is veg vegetable
etable vegetable butter. The tree begins to bear
when it is fifteen years old and reaches
Its prime in twenty-five years Choco Chocolate
late Chocolate manufacturers could easily util utilize
ize utilize the product. It might also be of
use in making candles and soap.
Buy Thrift Stamp of us and keep
your skin nice and soft with Rexall
Skin Soap. Ceng's Drug Store, tf
E K. VICE
Storage and! Packteg
DR. K. J. 1YEI3E
, (With Weihe Co., Jewelers)
OPTOMETRIST AND OPTICIAN
". Phone 25 :
V South Side of Square
SOLDIERS IN FRANCE
NEED MORE BOOKS
The Ocala public library has re received
ceived received a request from the American
Library Association's headquarters in
Washington for more books from this
community for the men overseas.
The appeal from Washington states
that new novels and good western
stories, wnether new or old, are most
needed. Books by Zane Grey, Rex
Beach, Jack London, Ralph Connor,
Owen Wister and O. Henry are very
popular. The public library announces
that it will receive and forward all
suitable books that are turned in. It
urges the friends of the soldiers and
sailors, many of whom have already
responded most generously, to give
The communication received by the
library from the Washington head headquarters
quarters headquarters states that over 600,000
books have been sent overseas. The
supply is nearly exhausted, and sev several
eral several hundred thousand more will be
needed soon be the six dispatch of offices
fices offices which are now shipping books
to France. The books are packed at
these dispatch offices in strong cases,
so built that they serve as a book
case. ''. v-
They go on the decks of transports,
in cargo vessels and in naval vessels.
Those that go on the decks of trans transports
ports transports are open so that the men may
have reading matter for use on the
voyage. All these books are gathered
together again, however, replaced in
the cases and delivered to the proper
officials in France.
In France, the books are distribut distributed
ed distributed by an experienced librarian, rep representing
resenting representing the American library As Association.
sociation. Association. Most of them go to Y. M.
A., Red Cross and Salvation Army
huts, hospitals and canteens. Others
go directly to chaplains and officers.
Nunnally's Candies fresh every
week at Gerig's Drug Store, where
you can also get thrift stamps. t
OCALA EVENING STAR, WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 7. 1918
Board of trade meets Friday evening.
Don't fail to call for Maxwell House
'Coffee. Kept at all grocery stores, tf
V. II. Larue of Lake City and Jack Jacksonville
sonville Jacksonville isa guest of the Harrington.
Phone as your wants anything in
pure drugs or druggist's sundries.
Court Pharmacy, phone 284. 15-tf
W. P. Wilkinson, the representa representative
tive representative of the Austin Nichols Co., of New
York, is a guest of the Harrington.
W. S. Casque of Jacksonville is
looking o?er the peanut prospects of
this section. He is a &-uest of the
Careful prescription service, using
Squibb's chemicals, at Gerig's Drug
Store. War Savings and Thrift
Stamps sold. tf
Friends of Lieut. Rogers H. Bryant
of Oxford recently have received in in-teresting
teresting in-teresting letters filled with hope and
courage. Lieut. Bryant is in the
Don't fail to call for Maxwell House
Coffee. Kept at all grocery stores, tf
John L. Roberson has received a
letter telling that his son Henry, in
France, was wounded in battle, June
16. Henry was wounded in his right
shoulder and arm, and the letter was
written for him by a friend. He was
expecting to be able to do his own
writing in 'a few days, however. His
father is naturally glad, both of his
son's bravery and his recovery from
Corporal Frank Carlisle is home
from Camp Wheeler, for a four days
furlough. This is probably Frank's
last visit before going overseas, as
we understand it will not be long be before
fore before the 124th Infantry is on the fir firing
ing firing line. Most of the Florida national
guard boys of which it was originally
composed have already gone over,
but the regiment itself is carefully
trained and is ready to make a good
W. K. Lane, M. D Physician and
Surgeon, specialist Eye, Ear, Nose and
Throat Law Library Building, Oeala,
FOR THE WEEK
Today: Sessue Hayakawa in "The
Honor of His House."
Thursday: Mary Pickford in "The
Saturday: Carmel Meyers in "A
Monday: Charles Ray in "His Own
Tuesday: Billie Burke in "Let's Get
Mr. John Knoblock was in today to
show us a picture of his brother, Don Donald
ald Donald Knoblock, somewhere in France.
Donald was in a bunch of other com competent
petent competent young American soldiers. Don Donald,
ald, Donald, being familiar with a plow team,
naturally graviated to the field ar artillery
tillery artillery and found it much to his lik-
The Star regrets to learn of the
death of Mr. Loren Squires, one of
the old settlers at Eastlake and for
several years postmaster there. Mr.
Squires was at the home of his broth brother
er brother in Massachusetts when he died.
(Continued from Third Page)
Mrs. R. L. Martin of Lake Weir
left yesterday for a pleasant summer
trip to Tennessee.
A card received yesterday tells
the good news that Arthur Rou has
arrived safely overseas. Arthur was
a selected man, but we understand
he has been released to go into the
'.; York, Aug. 6. Mr. E. K. Nelson
and daughter of Tampa spent the day
here Thursday. x
Miss Cecil Hadsock spent several
days with Mrs. Grantham in Ocala
Misses Bell' Strickland and Abbie
Stokes spent Sunday with the Misses
Mr. W. V. Weathers was transact transacting
ing transacting business in Ocala Wednesday.
Mr. Milton Sanders made a short
call here Monday.
Mr. and Mrs. W. V. Weathers spent
Sunday at Silver Springs.
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Douglas of
Weirsdale spent Sunday here with
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Russell.
Mrs. J. M. Gillis and children of
Palm Dale, returned to their home
Wednesday after spending, severa
weeks here with relatives.
Mrs.' N. F. Peterson and son, Earl
of Lakeland, spent a few days here
with their husband and father, Mr.
N. F. Peterson. x
Miss Lallie Gillis motored to Ocala
Mr. and Mrs. Blackman of Ocala
Pretty and vivacious Madge Ken Kennedy,
nedy, Kennedy, on .the Temple screen yesterday,
tangled herself into a great scrape,
and then untangled herself into hap happiness
piness happiness in a most amusing manner.
Sessue Hayakawa in "The Honor of
His House," will be the star this aft afternoon
ernoon afternoon and evening, "and do not for forget
get forget the lovely Mary Pickford will be
with us tomorrow.
Mrs. Minnie A. Bostick and Mrs.
David Folks leave today for a brief
vacation. They first go to Newport
News, where Mrs. Folks' daughter,
Mrs. Davis Moon, is acting as tele telegraph
graph telegraph operator, in order to be neai
her husband, who is in the coast ar artillery,
tillery, artillery, and will then go on to New
York, where Mrs. Bostick will select
new millinery for the patrons f her
GEORGE GREEN SETS
UP FOR HIMSELF
A trade was consummated yester yesterday
day yesterday whereby Mr. G. C. Green became
owner of the Carlisle drug store in
the Masonic building. The new firm
name will be Green & Company, and
Mr. Green will be in personal charge
of the business. The new concern will
take over the store on the 15th of this
Mr. Green has been with the Gerig
drug store as prescriptionist for the
past six years, and has many busi business
ness business as well as personal friends in the
city who will join the Star in wish wishing
ing wishing him well in his business venture.
Quite a number of changes will be
made in the store's arrangement as
soon as the new concern takes charge.
Water wings and bathing caps at
the Court Pharmacy. 15-tf
LIKE AN EXPRESS TRAIN
Don't fail to call for Maxwell House
Coffee. Kept at all grocery stores, tf
ALL CLASS ONE TO
BE CALLED OUT
The local board of Marion county
has been notified by the war depart department
ment department that all members of Class One,
both 1917 and 1918, are needed at
once. They must entrain for camp
August 22. The call is for 1500 white
and 1000 negroes from Florida, which
will use up, about all there are left
in the first class.
An Indian Dawn.
I awoke and beyond the great trees
I saw the dawn come up like thunder,
as it dots on Mandaley. Exactly like
thunder It came up, rolling, rising,
crashing clouds of copper and dull
gold, reddening, breaking, mounting,
out-topping one another. Atlantic
Don't fail to call for Maxwell House
Coffee. Kept at all grocery stores, tf
were afternoon callers on Mr. and
Mrs. Weathers Thursday.
Mr. Vernon B. Hadsock, who is
serving his country in the navy,
writes home of the fine sports he had
in London on the 4th of July.
York only, has two boys in the
army and navy but they are greatly
missed by all.
A very nice line of Wash Cloths on
display at Gerig's Drug Store. We
also sell War Savings and Thrift
Stamps. . cr
Don't fail to call for Maxwell House
Coffee. Kept at all grocery stores, tf
Ocala, Fla., Aug. 5, 1918.
On account of special election to be
held on the 10th day of September,
1918, for the election of a councilman
from the fourth ward to fill unexpired
term of G. A. Nash, the c.!ty council
held special meeting on the 2nd day
of Aug-ust, 1918, for the purpose of
revising the registration books of the
city, ami aK'said meeting the following
names were stricken:
Joseph Bell, P. A. Durand, R. W.
PMynn, W. A. Goin, S. B. Long. H. R.
L.uffman, .F. T. Mole. W. IT. Norwood.
E. S. llamey, E. C. Smith. B. Stephens,
S. S. Savage Sr.. M. Sumner, C. B. Ze Ze-wadskL
wadskL Ze-wadskL Ward Two v
H. J. Ashley, B. A. Brannan, B. B.
Baum, John Boisseau, H. S. Chamibers,
IL W. .Counts, R. O. Connor. S. S. Du Duval.
val. Duval. -G. W. Davis, Don Ford, N. I. Gott Gottlieb,
lieb, Gottlieb, J. G. Glass, C. L Gamsby, William
GoiJer, W. 11. Harrison, J. G. Kichline,
C. J. Leitner, E. M. Osborne, E. A.
Polly, E. P. Rentz, M. J. Roess, M. E.
Robinson, Briss Roberts, H. V. Rawls,
E.' G. Rivers. F. D. Sanders, IL S. Wes Wesson,
son, Wesson, F. E. Weihe.
6. L. Bitting. H. A. Duebel. Isaac
Murry, J. A. Pittman, C. A. Peacock,
R. E. Brigance, J. S. Engesser, Ern Ernest
est Ernest Glenn, A. J. LaBerth, T. W. La La-Berth,
Berth, La-Berth, A. J. Leavengood, R. K. Llm Llm-brou:gh,
brou:gh, Llm-brou:gh, J. A. Morris, G. A. Nash, T. L.
Neely. W..P. Osteen, E. H. Priest, Phil
Robinson, P. ; Weathersby, Walter
The council will, hear complaints
for the restoration of names which
might have been -erroneously stricken
at meeting to be held on the 20th day
of August. 1918. at 8 o'clock p. m.
I H. C. 6LSTRUNK,
' City Clerk and ex-Offlclo Supervisor of
' Registration of Said City 8-5-mon
(Continued from First Page)
A Good Tire Mileage
DesMoines, July 28. Maxwell Mil Military
itary Military Express reached Omaha Satur Saturday
day Saturday noon and passed through here at
noon today with fair, fast roads. Mc Mc-Namara
Namara Mc-Namara expected to hang up good
mileage, following great white way
across this state. U. S. nobby tread
tires have made remarkable record
so far, having carried 'truck more
than half way across continent with without
out without change. In places the roads were
so vicious would have cut ordinary
tires to ribbons. ; Truck attracted
much attention in Omaha and here
today. P. C. West.
Race With a Storm (
Marengo, Iowa, July 29. Maxwell
Military Express ran from Colum Columbus,
bus, Columbus, Neb., to Atlantic, Iowa, Satur Saturday,
day, Saturday, distance of 146 miles. Visited
three hours in Omaha. Sunday ran
from Atlantic to Marengo, Iowa, 202
miles, racing with a storm all day to
avoid wet gumbo roads. Truck run running
ning running fine. v McNamara.
Crossed the Mississippi
DeKalb, 111.. July 29 Maxwell Mil Military
itary Military Express traveled 201 miles to today
day today over very rough roads. Crossed
the Mississippi river at 2 p. m. and
arrived here 60 miles west of Chi Chicago
cago Chicago at' 9 this evening. Truck run running
ning running perfect. McNamara.
To Whom it May Concern:
This is to certify that I have this
day placed in the city pound the fol following
lowing following described animals, which have
been found running at large within
the corporate limits of the city of
Ocala, contrary to the ordinances of
One cream heifer, one red bull
yearling, crop one ear, three splits
other; one red cow, crop one ear, two
The owners thereof or their agents,
and all whom it may concern, are
hereby notified that if the animals are
hereby notified that if the animal is
not claimed and all expenses of tak taking
ing taking and impounding thereof are not
paid within three days from date
hereof, to-wit: On the 9th day of
August, 1918, I will sell the same,, to
the highest and best bidder, said sale
to take place between the hours of 11
a. m. and 3 p. m. on said day at the
city pound in Ocala, Florida.
S. C. M. Thomas,
Marshal City of Ocala. -C.
A. Holloway, Impounder. It
Have you bought a W. S. S. today?
ARRIVAL AND DEPARTURE
OF TRAINS AT OCALA
Seaboard Air Line," Northbound
No. 4: Arrives 1:15 p. m. Departs
1:30 p. m. V
No. 16 (Limited) : Arrives and De Departs
parts Departs 4:15 p. m.
. No. 2: Arrives 1:50 a. m. Departs
1:55 a. m.
Sea hoard Air Line. RmitMwinnfl
No. 3: Arrives 1:10 p. in. Departs
1:30 p. m. t
No. 15 (Limited): Arrives and de departs
parts departs 4:15 p. m.
No. 1: Arrives 1:45 a. m. Departs
1:50 a. ro.
Oklawaha Valley, Southbound
No. 71: Arrives 11:35 a. m.
Oklawaha Valley, Northbound
No. 72: Departs 2 p. m.
Atlantic Coast Line (Main Line)
No. 10: Arrives and departs 5:42 a,
No. 40: Arrives 1 p. m. Departs
1:20 p. m.
No. 38: Arrives and departs 2:27
Atlantic Coast Line (Main Line)
No. 37: Arrives and departs 2:16
No. 39: Arrives and departs 2:35
No. 9: Arrives and departs 9:03 p.m.
Atlantic Coast Line Branches, North North-:
: North-: bound :
No. 48: From Homosassa: Arrives
12:53 p. m.
No. 150 (Sunny Jim): From Wil Wilcox,
cox, Wilcox, Monday, Wednesday and Friday,
arrives 5:45 p. m.
No. 32 (Sunny Jim): From Lake Lakeland,
land, Lakeland, Tuesday, Thursday and Satur Saturday,
day, Saturday, arrives 9:48 p. m.
No 140: Daily except Sunday,
leaves 3:45 p. m. for Wilcox.
Atlantic Coast Line Branches, South Southbound
bound Southbound No. 151 (Sunny Jim) : For Wilcox,
Monday, Wednesday and Friday,
leaves 6:10 a. m.
No. 35 (Sunny Jim): For Lakeland,
Tuesdav. Thursdav and -Safcnrdav.
leaves 6:40 a. m.
No. 141: Daily except Sunday, ar arrives
rives arrives 10:50 a. m. from Wilcox.
No. 49: For Homosassa, leaves 2:25
All who wish to enroll as student
nurses, apply to Mrs.'R. L. Anderson,
chairman Ocala unit of the Council
of National Defense.
We offer Jor immediate acceptance, a numbfer of big snaps in Used Cars. Each of these cars is worth more money than is
asked for it. The present high price, with yc other advances to come shortly on new cars of all makes, naturally makes a
GOOD used car in great demand. We have been too busy selling new cars to give much attention to moving the used cars of late late-reposessed
reposessed late-reposessed cars and cars taken in on trades. Each car is a special bargain and a safe investment at the price offered. Come in
and look them over or write for terms.
One 1917 Model Maxwell Touring car,
One 1917 Model Maxwell Touring car,
One 1917 Model Maxwell Touring car,
One 1917 Model Maxwell Touring can
One 1916 Model Maxwell Touring car.
One 1916 Model Maxwell Touring car.
One 1916 Model Maxwell Roadster
Price $425 00
One 1915 Model Reo, five passenger car good Ughts, starter, tires and etc. price 03gQ
One 1915 Model Ford Touring car, good condition, price 250
One 1916 Model Dodge Touring car, good mechanical condition, ernn
new generator and battery and almost new tires, Price . $tUU
One 197 Model Ford with Smith-Form-a-Truck attachment, cab and body 550
One 1917 Ford, on Smith Form-a-Truck chassis, two-passenger seat, no body, price 0ggQ
One 1912 Model Buick, good tor truck, has no tires, line motor and gears, price CJ5Q
TIME PAYMENTS CAN BE ARRANGED ON THESE CARS TO RESPONSIBLE PARTIES
New Chalmers Sixes; New Maxwell Five-passenger Cars; New Maxwell All Weather Top, a Five-passenger car; New Maxwell
Panel Delivery Body; New Maxwell Worm Driven Trucks, now in stock for immediate delivery
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