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voLO. 10ZM EE Flp RIDA, MARCH 249,190L. NO;
IA. ~Good Oosmt Hornsl Ma~ fice Equal J ustice to All. mbpcg Pr~vIkg" to None., -
limbh.AM pmtWki. STAlL CA In"O
____ ___ m~~~~~~~~~~~~nwsapepiwrn.mutas old and expeimed__ qki n i bsatr3g 1IeeS* s ~h
bdo ob Suh IhWhe my at Iaw.-mewho knows it"hw lt Dpumas
to Sl~~m theWfathfully andwellawe ~ p ZXCUTIVram&4mm..Ia
CoL I.Wsone""h"e .1m. wih ft "Jhn ourflesIne'Tu eort .aaasa 'i '.S~i~ lrat r d yalm ~ymd
Co. 1. ... .Ws, whom claimm with'"' w " John"Co s True Demoeat__ .s a a &.,m IlerIII .. .. . -e-r made
that the estate of W.. L i -rd de u s in rsmury."* good paper, we-lr eldite d, kely printed, iy i et "t. O 1 o a .-e-- -te: .
ceas4, assinst the Stateof ~ or~id fo R R pe~t"l aitte and splendidly arranged. We h0pe it bo hk a N.E K for Dfitrlet of
p for ed In con- W. A. BLodi will meet with deserved oanme. s drive m Ile to cou
atimw h the the the ss aW. HUNT M--,- -ths ph". W A en IRit. fW Distict 10 of
warA.*I"cftvthea.wA.WK Auum S a sm C- lS3pbtBImrmaneee
wa Inm mlog a tNot me but t" twas the -00-,To be notarai pube fo hwhe Stats at
,tj 2 sefora few cdamw o tesC tatsc A series of interesting i aI it he l Til wa Tr f Tuesday e e, Hk
staivetour lte on wa arefere dof The stehamr e loa eft M afor Tha T t red to an i
hi ito n k tha Li nature to of a to pay the amount of Kthi Landing o theOeklockone a M of ralead Is to be A vUe.
h -m. aeusk the Waile -arwt g e 6bal of ksi et fo theTO-
.and Ct upoon thde Wi.sBard _The accounting oflcer of the United Ly.' w m b Wn "eo f Ym rt- a T
corl s bid Col. W le States Treasury had reported th e eaeba t msGrtol
# ,i Gobs yerit am, te ro ^ Hes.. xD-.o < M U PrTM t n dw Yorlk <(hra ll am JA.lma
Sat wt e ,0 . tateet d set de the Statefto more he thanq e peace in the.S.t. Ju t bae ko dl a emt om o
Sitoe r a contract b ntere .Snwidth, not s e000 atter ll thev y ndeaos d o n- waga ftst night at be t1a t I- e f r to ta I 'se
the Gveorh ttaed theetoh c. otndobyn me habs ever been returned A et 'lt torn pniDbh of th wll he d
Gover noprofbtheS at e of Floandrda.n eThemthe rUnite d.(b e us e.sBus i m t $tiap&s heIfouM W
ofaent i nscnvstratant r it we v m t th ms t il i teeUthe o to Tallh e to ta1le beoWa S the
n th th Uatted a btllt w hnreh -G b '. .. reener, .. an M, orin and ate the company and pro d t a- - -a the- w
e more tohs tac 8 t s tue, a h hi on tfw
u.all tt te .t ra alled wh C.Waite. I des note se.m crw of .n cco ,mode the in- "trntthe tha financial world, w= se _,4lJ2
n ...n "--?.ov ntoract calldepd for, o .o. .h. lari s i mp% o e ourcreasing naval attres and ul eu a busa name wiU be auldaent ~se toS tatt ato
ao pter Stat by them UiedStas tes AoS S a Stat, not even under au2h con d l t e r wn o TAp b-
1 a Priow e n t o ft ,a ,o the Sna mo gpra lly nd erstod bthet a cd ent -- . Sega bo- h r. J .illfmte bat.nr pa stia wbof J Ab ofw -a. ma S
unSdr t he on eract the day the O1,089,- sttoof the Conattution of the United carl a. from JeA. Ha ., Stour at BMay ih o Tm al s e. Patteh, o1f A2l.-., -
S158.66 w paid into the State traury Stat .. O,,, rfa m L. o mw t IAoup onro' 5emSt ,,.!"W ,
mto L degd, odee aseo B nf s f I A p& i ne oi sa o ftI i o f ttepecefo district 9, Mfea
or the of State d ot e s allae o the ast d o themqt Governorn wiom ald Cc o T WT.. ..n i ASo Malarg e as. art is informs v, Mr.o t T.
u"There never was, nor can th erre u the c rat, ond the ter a en c also towed in, loed naval a storm Stanm boetaster at Iven, w i b
others .nte fully.o tA who followed in otffeb up to the last ba_ -_pi.e a, ...c ~te of sat im.
flaithul d rom our art of th ned Go notol me e bd o.m to A hed J h olndhaa by the bteowlb ut
bIet oue e more a aleeen nPeaco t tie y e stra. sn mst ti me D r.IerB he fou n hs ro a l .p in Aeo
howee e da t o Pt a W pe o o tede t ract, and knew of my service becausee, a *ohn olhd l lowlthat w h ehaCs att ..n de e .Mo to n t e ds at
deSn or dMa a to read nota what atbelle called odn to help furnish Its fuel,.i he ig v .e.t ai alaon, n dih wathaMsr du5.JntC r sart of
hinic te obli oes of the State th m e n of the it da Capt. W. E. keford, with therwMine eM teh o saitr cto
thit h.d. t nractthaytyoue-% t.ims the meu were beng Consid- lauc ..omJ. towe amr.e u t W nr b e r o a ta ava
15L6we a ts a brweren oftR enwat m y oC arie r ft te Fmrarn ln Cou ty chire of ti rn ,ymi buto d foiton-ralt
To, W ASeWr-Int, ac ting cot ha irt masln o Wyas"his gtho.) o tLumber Corn n an exe di ly t n twoe are rou d ow the Ue~UMio nUe T D ea eWe rem c e9it O .
Sthe Sdictarv committee ow f the Senao a te e. been p Y short time. W l eist thatoin the e r and wia ot the woy an raise hMA u D AM in .
nof t last iemsture, sailed after fve ing the nterm otether. o n saiD future these small croft will be used tohe otwn lostsara .
aek snt tn invet ftating o thismt. oehrnoros ito d have ce t th o exclusively for this ki tof work. ont erohine, ap le. f arioMo
ed. AtShltape. rsant a ter tin a ta t s ofte o- S ein or atstoe orite n o r o a cha e per sa ar hiai- At a
r .es I -t o senators and et 1ewbu d r tne efde. B sino ss mau n i mn h e dar at a m heteoeo iront o1 fa p o
ox-e r peee ntn-hed mdt, oe. Share oeuy, epoetAsMtrn di cWdal kr Is pan y th itnMdoirae heeo ethnd M). eor g"e ,L .ews, ad J.qati
ne-thewte ve drwn tes bthepor co es- ao ut wthoriza e (abndgemo is e pr thepi ntg e arstond eto t.WO of Wakuow's hustlers, were Ti n ye .
suggest and frin d TB Ta B Collec ATord Hiaaf, arM essrs.SJobs taimer andj"hg Sot- Ir erO
nthyn era. d th is ofnth eCa.d -S c 188 to the Le gisl turne, I that cit a a r I
C ao oi v e rn ori a n d repto Drts o f h a n d s o m e -- .... rthed y" o rr lovl rfn ot a a rn en h o m I ahavte m e -e rlro r o fiiy p an
wit Cha et the .dthis Sthemeas swasre in e col setd- o w twn. to. aoo sb, c tho oe um p Dars e as t b Te am, y o aa mhuso ane, t woi ~L n thu S'r S
t .e pa.ha e ". b ao n M ,o t 90 ouem ed of roa s s ha e l war clr m oa onh oadklin Countha e a mrn l ine dn ey children ante ir n, bo t o re naoo -iot a o t. --aipae~rn A8 a
ei Frat n a .S and the Lnislature, ba jS -t re solution m l, did lat we a a h reut o )an ..
lesid e t of th enaera o: nm t ofom hadvise aiand Wn e acidn e An in leow oth fw faroe oatair, ps t in ti Unio n euturl D.A LAsold
oW luntsing har a mino orit Dstrug our S senators and Representa- the g o-sawr e ein ge wi eld ing clerk at Balks oreyw d g storeft is hesit- Ja ck Sme y I.st
the judiciary thm tteeo e cur in ton ive in Congress te ho uso the utmost of A h ftie.dormer home, r aarvtne, e ben Bt Wisuran Ce 1mg Daai .
al tof lthe vst1 1. the joid a oed h f orivt atn e nhrte i on eaof ~e indth l hi m totn, o aa cr af t, etea n kiten of. ---neptcil en tvS. J. A .
it enit t, innoi .v es tg in theei moro e rnors. w pt twouer p.e com tor hon t. pstexclus ivelyf r w t isl Maiwoekhi
taeds in its, rep or, e M to scta ure the passegeof a bill provTding.etft. e n
the ime sors ad n Ma W lles for ta e settlement o twams and coun- TRJ DM OR AT." Oxfohr Mie are hoere a m ~i lr s ta the i
trno te UnitedStaes bgestwdid Pes idern Coleveanr d Ur 1nted tte age s h t ^ ie l t m G ae LB l Je r
oten the halted of the Indian War te claims, upon the terms a nd i- on- Oon, t h esrslo, H crn, wrl t eaM
Ctlasi _m Fudexe asr tlo ,thsat p.orti tioe stated in the bill mentioned in the .. ... .....r a na cyo er
ftixe nate Imosun t m_ Governors es meade above referred tO" ur rmen Johrn o tels, s agan be- an ib ttn gtyn n dIerm I o i a
onach fhemad to. t h. Wa e an d r.e Cot. Waite Witlremain in Pensacola strode the tripod. Many is the ttime, Dr. HeM y E. Palmer' hsts of T. ha-t te 1la m eor. eO f lth e a
Indian V Clal slowed b the h fa F 1 when 0Lenis n waturecnens, thetp o heI e n a nt hat sg a lon g niely wi th at his be reva d ,
Bo ad $ .t t t. ,r cent of th for several das, ud he will visit Taal- John, old fellow, that we have lined up lahatue ena are delig a.htaed to _knw utes, af c opter J*l L Aws
6oI __ days long roene by, and wishe d "w e bro k n gat t li arWratoua
..Tas s i lnda t .he M liMy2d by29C t n the Lee gie s atue ,ebty o' turesonluntih e tynd t eon daaysh a nt t a ndar tho t The n- /ny ac nd w ithfr h,9 1 iT.
United States. That ist ofe$261, 81, nexatmonnth.Anebed wiohdlewefrom.Dr.J..Elmore-Mcairpo,
les the 1 O o00 f. o n a _d t. .C r d d od didn't have to ." N ow you are at it _W ."riti B ro i M iit .tea Pa .ph lets U oadt ln t" ef_ . d" "f5eS :t Bhe.
Sh eld b y t henAnite dft s ta d i ed oaw t ifn-nd Uw t t ,a
eed-andtweedoxIt MTath sso of, abndfited a
the ie.ldtema .ot York, brother-nin-w of R. Fenwick you are true Democrat as well as t e promised
ainedii nitT ylor dii o f1 P sred a t heuho a o the Ju dg iaa truefriendo sli e a a l ada Ipt ooi mn BD.Crri. o f cwieitJ Dand."a f r. &la
tht th)e co menattieontoe I ed a n ale lains thi atont e te m nsotFtDrerCg ewi.S U 1 P -,orat. uiy wa..A.t Nea te ri .m
th, .e saee a a m o n t allo w 0et w n. th eOwin te rdhe re .CO niS uh asn dg aay D r t u d. o h C h r i staeo51rrt hrmeb ewi ,wfr dt, Rr
wht. ta stnarsnh-SothrsNw hichsyy ouhavt scom as-i Cl lleremin" i ncoi- the Am ,D. eftr. the wterEkind orsht. TWdost oma Iee .. a rionu cR nl1a
t S be Un iteoS .1 .a tatesa on. t Lahne w nto r hav e w p renhedi. at_ --ffo o ur selo.keowut anot her.Stari.wd ?Am p tr n Dgre
Indian arB.l aJm 1nd 1th e byt hehe het, s" yb e n he noegidslt ueoe en n eve r o by eto eth er ofndt re fi rst m L o D Bllaand missaBorde ,ofSve rse. A I, H" Lan.a foro a -m oll
le st at e V a0d Wa0. f s b poth e c S -at lyeill w ithma c u te p .on u ae ,y sm- .h l etrs in "I now i di tn c e o f t h s e o h o m n e ;an d a h vi i n ll e a
t on .g i v en tatGo -wri t ,fr.C cle.nd w asnt and. he w adnr o ha ve to.-- N w i If you wo an a v beeit ion urthirs M Co enaoat % ..n d ero vt
ouhttoboften r.an -rs Can"hve een spend-l et"Matte only uu r ofC1 and Shoes, for the l east .w3. m wu s .yan D.Mac i m
of $in ,rs d. an owhe d.to .htandad in" oChrestia nstt m oney, aht & Burns iv the plaRe to L ester, an
cet upnhe a Iecen.. o iswaO s lngtlef ,i ha se b eee U rL .i sent In noble w urr. areta ateeeruo Aet &.i ie nal
t t.h ejo r ityd.th th e CH ae was oa t o ne t im e a re i _tth e f r t s, W s l._ g et It _r__a i_ _-ron t_ __eupro mised .sphiiull -.
cuslaltwels.ren teClov e Urty db ta tes deet a
o l l e IM e w i aCa A o f- N e wthm. H e_ . --M -s . ..wsfeJ
,h I givenwy Goei r De o tl c InTIweasseefo the sasr d i si.It.esb F .I
woldesentitled w l s n te h Is ran. b y' fi n nui td
THE TRUZ MOCRAT.
jio M cUOLL INwPte011
PURLImHeD VERY YrIDAY MORNING.
E ntevd as eend Cla Matter at the Post 0ie
at Tallahase.. lorida.
a e.ff in Telephone Buidlin, Corner Adam and
Clinton Streets. Telephone No. lI.
rubaerlption. S1.W Per Year. In Advance.
Adv.ertiing ate on Applleaomn.
Tallahauee, Fray, Narch 24, 1M .
There's a vast difference between a
,poor man and a poor sort of a man.
We are in town to stay, and don't
you forget it! Just come around when
you wish neat printing quick.
General Kuropatkin is to stay at the
front. He has swapped positions with
General Linevitch and will command
the first Russian army.
More dangerous to this country than
S the influx of foreigners are the people
who think work with the hands is de-
grading. On the other hand, manual
work in the foundation of prosperity.
---- r -- -- s- .
Law makers should not become law-
breakers during the session of the Leg-
islature. We have a few blind tigers
here gentlemen. They are sly old coons,
however, and so far have escaped pun-
ishment., ..-.. ..
The Supreme Court of Ohio, on the
21st, upheld the constitutionalty of the
criminal section of the Valentine anti-
trust law. The civil section had al-
ready been passed upon as constitu-
tional some time ago.
The editor of this newspaper returns
thanks to the brethren of the Flor-
ida press for the many nice notices
they continue to give us and our paper.
We hope to prove worthy the confidence
they all bespeak for us.
We stand ready to compare shipper's
invoices with any Job Printing Office in
Middle Florinda, to prove beyond a shad-
ow of doubt that we have bought and
paid cash for, and printed up more neat
commercial Job work than has any other
print shop in this section And still it
The Colorado General Assembly in
Joint committee on the 21st, exonerated
James H. Herbert, vice-president and
general manager of the Colorado &
Southern Railload and Daniel Sullivan,
postmaster of Cripple Creek, who had
been charged with bribery in the Guber-
Every farmer should be shy of the
stove men who are all the time travel-
ing about the country. They ct a ge
twice as much as their stoves are
worth. Not one farmer out of a dozen
but regrets his purchase, if he should
be wheedled into buying one of the
stoves. The beat way ins to buy of men
at home who are responsible.
We have this week turned out from
our Job Printing Office two very neat
and clean pamphlets -the supreme court
rules and a new telephone list. Exam-
ine them closely, compare them with any
job work of their kind ever done in Flor-
ida, and then if you wish printing done
of the same kind, at reasonable prices,
call on us. We are prepared to do the
S beat printing on the shortest notice, and
S we guarantee satisfaction every time.
A Washington dispatch of the 21st
S says President Roosevelt has under con-
; sideration the case of Midshipman Ar-
rowood of Burlingtonm, N. C., who was
recently convicted by court-martial of
desertion from the navy and sentenced
S to dismissal in disgrace. It is under-
s tood to be the President's intention to
S mitigate the sentence, so far an to or-
S der Arrowood's dismissal from the ser-
vice for absence without leave, which
will relieve him of thq death penalty.
SThe act of Congress making appro-
priations for the department of agri-
S culture, for the fiacal year ending June
S 80, 190S, contains the following item:
"The secretary of agriculture is hereby
S directed to obtain in the open market
1esample of seeds of grass, clover or al-
j falfa, test the same, and If any such
S d are found to be adulterated, or
misbranded, to publish the results of
the test, together with the names of
the persons by whom the seeds were
offered for sale Good idea!
"How do you like that house I put up
for you last yar?" asked the roving
"Wh, confound It," snapped the
irate farmer "a cyclone swept It away
while myw e w~ inside."
:"A ist st a I stated."
"That your witf would b carried
away with t."-Chicago lDi News.
vM Am I r man SCUWL.. A MM"i .m A' T. M B Uw I. te w n a cta.
A somewhat lengthy eomF uniats" I >swsn fa .m T ilia. I1m >w m U MJTI di
publiMahed in a Mariamna newspaper of The ppilmeala to establish a bureau, Some people ae in the habit of quot- ths o te b"10
March 9th, has drawn public attention of ImIhgligats in this State has already. ing Cragmutay pages of scripture wl- aala be btoug
to the conditions existing in the State exttd appaMt opposition, together and applying them to their preset par- of the _om. oemi f .tlt
Reform School at that place. The slet- with the favoale indorsnement gener. pose or desire. In anargumentrglard- The SeasteoW
tar, without date, is signed by Hon. ally scored Ihe id. ing buying goods ofthe big department gtie w .ee
William H. Milton, chairman of the From oe quate come an objection, stores a friend says: "There is a time dataand of all paea. w It was
board of managers, and it contains a based upon the ground that a State for everything, and so It must be right thought would have lma
great deal of very interesting and valu- board would inevitably fall into the for us to buy where I please." "Cor- whsh help tim *
able Information. Viewed as a whole, hands of th6 aehine politicians, and tainly." replied another, "there isam a J fstrasada
It appears to have had a two-fold pur. thus be diverted dfe its true purpose. time for you to buy of Searn, Roebuck amount due the cl ate.
pose, vis: To defend the board against From mother contemporary is heard & Co., and Montgomery, Ward & Co., After this extensive a
criticisms which have been made in the note of alarm over what is represented and I can tell you when it is: "When minority of theo
County of Jackaon, where the school is as proposition to establish the bureau you do not owe a aingle home merchant iBlot, repotiethteyton-
in Jacksonville, which, we are told, a dollar. Don't aend money to Chicagohe contract w the
located, and to urge the members of the e w it-'made with Wails ansd erd as bind-
Legislature from that county, and from would be uneoamtitutional. when home merchants have been wait- ng, and that 15 per centof the total
the State at large, to secure larger ap- These obNecti y may be valid, but, it ing on you for months. When you feel amount allowed a Y the United States
propriations from the State treasury for must be confessl, they seem to be sure that your farm would be worth as go'veient shour l be d to the laim-
the maintenance of the school; and in- very far-fetched and of little, if any, much as it is now, or more, if there was amount was $1,089,158 and the sum
cidentally to complain that the people weight, not a town between here and Chicago; due the claimants (1W per cent) was
of Jackmon county do not seem to wish It is true that the proposition to es- for if everybody bought their goods therefore $168,373.79.
the school continued at Marianna. tablish a State bureau of immigration there it would do away with all the iome little confusion may have arisen
In his letter Chairman Milton says: has been widely endorsed in this city, small towns this side cf there. When that of theamount Ipadtthe State, a
"The funds provided by the State have but we have yet to learn that it has Sears, Roebuck & Co., and Montgom- portion was represented by the cancel-
not onlybeen insufficient to -warrant ever heen seriously contemplated to ery, Ward & Co. pay your salary, the aton and return of crta State bonds
mnoyt only binog ardnt make Jacksonville its permanent abid- school teacher who dra 'ney with accumulated interest, which the
the employment of enough guards to g place. from the district, the Iboo national government held against the
prevent escapes;" and he cites the ex- n plae. from the district, the labor ho State of -lorlda. Whether, however,
traordinary fact, in support of his con- Tallahassee must necessarily' be the works about town, the famr \ 0o the amount received by the State was
tention, that "it has been necessary to center of any such organized official markets his produce the I- actual cash or rt cash andl a lrulda-
shackle many of the prisoners while they movement in the interest of immigra- ers, the tearrster w hau he ton of State bt, it l represented
t Ien and we are well aware that the the same thing to the people of Flor-
are at work to prevent escapes," and tion, and weare well aware that the local merchant m I toids, and the aents, Wade and Beard,
that the statutory meetings of the most to which Jacksonville, or, for that support the communi ich sports who secured the settlement, were en-
board have been disontinued n orde matter, any other city in the State, them. And lastly, wl you ha e no titled to full pay under theircontract.
that the funds they would have cost could aspire in this direction would be interests in the comm nity in which The truth of 1 e rjtter is, the State
might be used in maintenance. the presence of a State immigration you live, no neighbor or b therly terest at 7 per cent, which the United
Mr Milton evidently did not when he agent for a branch office. feeling for your own immediate neigh- States government held against the
wrote this leter have before him his 'The other proposition, to the effect bore, but rather a great desire t add to Stateof Florida had become a source of
own report made to the Legislature of that this work should be done by corpo- the immense fortunes already piled up much concern to the business me of
wrateand individual exertion, rather than' by these department stores. Then i the i s tate that in 1887 Governor Perry,
1908, where he says: "Theusual appro- atnd ndvdl xrtn, rathr than by the department tore. Then in a message to the State Legislature,
priatlon of $2,500 per annum for main- by the State, seems even more untimely. time for you to buy of the department urged that body to take a full settle-
tenance will be suffient and necessary We are all too apt to forget that the, store if you want." ent of the Indian war claim by ac-
te e will be sufficientand people are the State-that the State is cepting those State bonds and a cash
for der to get at the facts concern- thepeople; and thatthe machinery of Town ller. balance of $92,648,09, without interest,
In order to et at the factconcern thate and thatsimply the agency through Many towns in the South, say the which the State claimed from the gov-
ing thecostofthis institutionitmaybe tate is simply the agency through Gainesville Sun, are kept back by the ernment. This proposed settlement,
well to review the financial conditions which the popular will should express men known as "town k llers," who are which the Legislature agreed toaccept,
itself. never in the front rank with any enter- though made in the -very best of faith,
that are shown by the record. The act No thing is more difficult than t help praise for themselves, but are watching was defeated by Col. Wailes, and it
creatingmthe school was passed in 1897, gform
creating.the school was passed in1 1 those who will not help themselves, and someone else who desires to locate and ma a striking contrast to the plen-
figuring how much they can make in the did settlement which was ultimately
with the appropriation for land and while there i every reason to believe deal. Two or three grasping in thdividu- made.
1899 an addition building fund was ap- that our great landowners and corpora- als can work great injury to any town. It is a fact not generally known ex-
propriated of $5,000, to complete build- tions would heartily cooperate in the The man who goes to a town with no ept to the eneral who pavement, thad dealing
movement likely to increase the towof:other object in view than to make money with the general government, that t~e.
ings and equipment, making a total of movement likely to increase the fnow out of it is not likely to be very careful United States seldom pays interest on
$17,500. The appropriations for main- immigration to Florida, we are, never- how he makes it, nor is he likely to be claims, and the claimant is fortunate,
tenance have been: 1901, $5,000, and theless, of the opinion that the initial interested in any improvements or bet- indeed, if he gets the princiv .'. In this
1906, $5,000, making a total from the purpose should come from the people erments except uch aswill put money fullasmthowever the stof7 at onitdaet
in his purse. His main reason for being f'--- nal
State treasury of $27,500. The citizens themselves, speaking through their cho- there is to benefit himself, and when claimm dating back from about 1856.
of Jackson county, as an inducement to sen representatives in the Legislature that can no longer be done he pulls up The amount which the State of Flor-
secure the location of the school, made that is to convene, for better or worse, stakes and looks for another open door ida owes the Wailes-Beard claimants is
hry ti n ,in Tallahassee on April 4. Better a man of little means who will a debt of honor, and it should be paid.
a voluntary contribution of $1.400. The ---. devote all his efforts and energies to the They collected the claim, they have
income of the school from the several Libel nla South Carolina. work of building and bettering his own never received a cent. for their services,
town than one who cares for nothing and the State itself paid absolutely
counties, for the maintenance of inmates In a case brought before the Supreme but seeing all he can out of his f nothing to effect the settlement.
sent therefrom, and some other small Court of South Carolina on demurrer, a low-citizens. Ct^e"MBob.^^'
items, so far as can be ascertained from decision was handed down declaring! But the man who is always ready to CitiPew sob.
the several financial reports which have that it is libelous to publish a white assi needed.t any takw enterprie in their town, and Mtk. Robert W. Davi ar-
beenneeded.'Tetakepride In theirtown Hon. and Mrs. Robert W. Davis ar-
been published, ana which are exceed- man as a negro. Two newspapers re- talk for it and work for it. Florida has rived from Washington on Sunday, and
ingly imperfect in form, has been, alto-!ferred to a white man as "colored." m my good towns, with room for many are now at their pleasant home on
gether, $2,144.24. Mr. Milton, in the He entered suit against each for $10,- new enterprises, and the fact that thou- North Third street.
letter referred to above, states that 000. One paper demurred, claiming that ads re om g here is ev entce thpri Da i a rvat te inman hema
there is room for new enterprises all Davis is a private citizen, and he made
the institution now has a debt of $2,000, under the thirteenth, fourteenth and, over the State rpis appearance at the law office of
"for necessary stock and buildings." fifteenth amendments to the Constitu- Davis & Hilburn, where he remained
To recapitulate- tion the application of the word "ne- A Perfect Pra vr. for only short time with his partner,
Trnmthe pu 7ate-o 2o" orte "polor"tion ote iotd"e- One finds this perfect New Year pe. but on Tuesday morning he again ap-
irn mi tt gro" or colored" to any one i not d000e- tition in Michael Monahan's magazine, pared, carrying in hi hand a bun e
Frtme rc ntle 2.144 24 tamatory nor libelous. The court cites the Papyrus (says the Ocala Banner) of legal papers, which he had been ex-
Iebt 2.00000 a number of cases, and says: which is not a religious publication in ammininat his home, and immediately
must be apparent from consulting the orthodox sense. Mr. Monahan is entered into the consideration of cases
Ttal W33.0 te t sote arendmcntst the editor of it: .that had been entrusted to his firm in
In connection with the letter of Mr. the texts of these amendments that "Thou who oldest the years in thy anticipation of his coming.
Milton we find in the Marianna Times- there is not the slightest reference to hand, teach me not to fear that which Mr. Davis says that hTs sole occura-
the social conditions of the two races, now thou sendest. Help me to under- tion now will be the upbuildiug of h
Courier, in which paper it first appear. and nothing can be imported into those stand that no harm can come to me if I legal practice, and that he is entering
ed, an editorial in which occurs the fol- ri htly possess my soul. Give me enough Into the work with all his old-time
lowing: "It would not be surprising if amendment to dgive any such effect. om for the day, and enough hope spies t and enthusiasm
et lsature-Wafterconiderin e take pleasure in bowing to the for the morrow. Strengthen my hand When asked as to whether he could
the next legislature- after conie prison- authority of the United States in regard and heart for the work I have chosen; be contented in Palatka, and if it would
the amount t thee juvenile to these three amendments, but we make me never to doubt it or slight it, not be better in a business way to lo-
era will brin to the State under the but always to see it, in steady fah, the cate in Jacksonville or some other large
present c nvict lease system should would be very far from admitting that one and only task for me Drive far city, Mr. Davi turned on his queioner
shtheahooenrel An Mr the social distinction subsisting between from the coward fears of self. Give me qukly, with the reply "Why, bless
abolish the hool'entirely." And Mr. the two races has been in any way the will to do my work in bravery and you, man; I wouldn't ink of having
Milton in his letter says: ,,This insti- affected. We, therefore, hold that these cheer. Teach my love to remember and Palatka for a moment; this is y home;
tution can b ? made a success by the co- tee. amendmen r, to the se Feea Con- my anger to forget. Save me from the these are my people and there a joy in
oeration of our citizsens and tthree amendments to the Federal Con- cowardice which turns the other cheek; living among hem eere in old Palatka,
opera n of our sntative in the sltution have not destroyed the law of but let me not strike without good cause. such as I could never get in another
work of our representative in the leg- this 8tate, which makes the publication Help me to build my house of life p.lace. No I'll get business enough
islature. But if our citizens do not of a white man as a negro libel" stronger, safer purer. Take not away .t he re. '
want it, and our representatives will ---- my illusions. keep me from thinking, Tne people of Palatka also count it
not aid in securing proper laws and ap- "'seriau These la Talh-s." of those who hate me. Suffer me not fortunate at Mr. Dav is agan aong
pprriations for tlhe school, it o tms Rev. S. M. Provence, in a letter to to beanxious about other men'smotives them, and particularly at ths me,
to me that it would be beat to let the Southern Witne conratulati Help me to conquer myself, but let me when the city is mk r forwa
next legislature abolish the school or the Southern Witness, congratulating not lose power in subjection and cour- strides, commercially, nduar and
remove it to some county where the. that excellent religious paper on the age in humility. Make thy New Year a n matters municipal. As Citizen Bob"
citisenus wUl make a success of it." improvements made, cloes as follows: memorable one for me Whether it Davis, they are going to look to him for
Reading between the lines it 5p- "Years after this collapse I found bring failure or the ripe fruit of my! a certain amount of leadership in our
pears that an exceedingly unfortunate myself driven to the Flowery Land to he ,let me not be duraed-let me present advance movement, and from
and deplorable condition of senUtiment wmin balm and healing from its glorious fa, if fall I mut, still faiful to the an Smpreguson The News a formed
exists in Jackson county concerning sunshine and it was rudely hinted that tak!" from previous terviews with Ue man
this institution. With th ease o I was both old and hopeless. It's funny, A eST r Iint lok
this condition It is Immaterial to in- isn't it, how disagreeable things trave A A Stry. Mr. Davis is n for the "forward
quire. Th people of the State, whose They said, "That old man has come too KM t si. | mameS'Hnthinks P ku
money a beng ued for ittas mante- late. He might well have soyed at Senator Blackburn relates a story of nam county have "mared time" long
nance, are, or should be, concerned home to die. and saved hia friends the a lawyer in Kentucky who. was gener- enough. .-
only with the facts as they exist affect- trouble ot carrying him back in a box." a _ly very fortunate In winning hi suits I.iP w aW P Ia. t
ing the former management and future Is it any w er, then, dear Witness, in the lower courts of that tate, A aae-breaker ahMd be loked up
destiny of the school That it ought to that I have a boundless faith in its fu- equally unfortunate in losint them by for safe keeping
be maintained, for the accomplishment ture? And who knows but that I may reversals by the Supreme Court of the fo .. k_
of the purpose of its creation, need no again breathe its scanted air, be fanned commonwealth. One day the Senator If you would pla a womma say
argument. That a change in its man- b Its gentle breesa, and find a Anal chanced to find the lawyer in a train nothing d listen.
aiement is Imperatively demanded, is reinplace in Its kldly bosom? Give plllng, out of Leulville, and on the at- Some men t married bmeane they
absolutely certain. It appear to be a y heat's lov to all my friends, p- rn a knee was spada hug law are tired of being in love.
failure as Jackson *euu ntitution, m allythose in old TaIlhasee. as come wvo a, which hme tobe de- -Typewriters aretobele xpesive-
managed exclusively si its creation to ee me and brian me each week tid- v"r with much 1 iee the machines, not the operators. '
hy Jaeka county@ 018; now l.t twhae of the Kingdom's progress. I gin- W Wly friend," aid M r. Black- n 1- b wln b u can't
telanoture andIt niO r make It acerely wish for you tmrv highest burn, "donty otim h u mae an yrbi a bukive It. ca
tate Iatltuto. n edby the beat ty and usefuns. am well n-" tooks law,- t?" You ha n m,
admnitrati ma that can be and y and hard at work in one of law books Yo Wo kw am
Procured enymov tho ief Sateofaomnthe willal a=%au Tallahasee of lMNtusky j
B.state E most agreeable pastorates I haveThi lawy ed oppose*i bPMIehaVeaekinthem.
overnedby the Board o State i ever held." This hh'ds law b-awook that ," Many a1ma has aoylet at n
t as body so ably ov -- ---- -.- sad he. "It's a Onah best umbrena by ans eet met-
e t fort Insa and the If something is not doe oedi to othe decaie of the inas with the ewar.
itso P n a-Coy e mistletoe In our I fUl of the State a teat-S ig.y tfa a -s to wife -a
Remove" the ref school mn will all e and Talahas .
t location o e epensive will oneof the fet that makes Don't think you anre a o i a at oraI ra a-w a"s.J
fln to abolsh it would shameful, our city the prettiest nsuny Florida. sixty; that's a fdge Keep year grip. -Chia 5 Newo
P- -- '-
Dlshpd by ~ Kiwo-
Oetkum Resmana. Roo-.
,treat 6-, MA~o I .
Ietals of Latest Cw-ef Oya aren
1 MWM, Naw WM Take
by IbM's Forcs.
S Pas si snow a the handsat he
Japanese and the broken Russian
ramy continues its retreat to the north.
Another sdccessul Sanklag movement
on the part ot the Japanesea w-l pob."
ably seal its fate, bat it may be that
the Japanese are not in condition
to aecomplUh such a feat after their
exhausting., efforts o the past two
weeks General Kuropatkin reported
to St. Petersburg that his army fis
falling back In good condition. The
next town of importance in the line
of the Russian retreat is Kal Yuan.,
some twenty miles from Tie Pass, but
Its strategic view is not known.
The following dispatch from Toklo,
under Thursday's date, gives meager
TW W.UI: W
'A ealnmgton speder 'F : -Wh
_TN*h Cable Comapa-y maagekrtla
U" resebed a ortel, sM dMte
*r9w has informed the M te dp-.
ft tha. t htthe F reach ,ler at a-
wnta, by lastruotoe of his goven-
.att, _r led the Veauelan gov-
*rmment-uthat there must be ao fur-
ther proceedings on Jts part toward
the canoellatlom o* the apay's
traahose, or Interteresee with Itj
Farther, Mr. Bowen reports that
two Flrach warships have been or-
dered post-haste to Veameela to act
la accortanoe with the Instructions
-of the French minister. These are
the Julian de Gravierre and the Du-
plex, now In the Caribbean sea.
It is expected in, WUshlngton that
the appearance of the warships at
La Guayra will oause President Castr.
to accede promptly to the demands of
the French minister, falling which the
minister probably will place the le-
gation in the care of some other min-
later at Caracas, and go aboard one of
the warships, thus severing diplomatic
relations between France and Ven-
The present situation cannot con.
tinue more than a few days, accord-
ing to the opinion of official Wash-
ington. If the Venezuelan govern-
ment seizes the table office near La
Guayra, it Is fully expected that the
French warships will make a demon-
stration, attempt to land a force "o
news of the occupation of Tie Pea: recover possession of the property.
ewsOfhe occupation of Tie Pas:and. if resisted, open fire on the de-
"Tie Pass, which was held by a dil fensive works recently constructed to
vision of Russian troops, is now in defend the harbor and roadstead at
possession of the Japanese. After .4 La Guayrf. The Dutch government
slight resistance the Russians evacuat- has lodged a very serious complaint
ed at midnight the strong position with President Castro against th'e
they had prepared months ago, setting treatment of its citizens and it may
fire to the railroad station and other 'Join with France in 'coercive meas-
buildings. The Japanese troops,wbhich urea.
had occupied Yingpao and East Fit- The French government has n nt
shun, are in hot pursuit of the re- asked the consent of the United Stateti
treating Muscovites along the Kirin to its proceedings against Castro, nor
road. It is predicted that the Ru.- does it feel called upon to do so. lt.
slans will retreat to Harbin. The with a l rfect knowledge of the po. -
Japanese captured many prisoners and icy of the United States in such mat-
the Russians destroyed vast stores. ters, the French government is going
The Japanese have cut the railroad on the theory that there will be ns )
north of Chang Tufu, forty miles intervention on the part of this gov-
A.bove Tie Pass." ernment. This assumption is right,
Was Kuropatkin's Last Chance. as there is no intention on the part
A St. Petersburg special says: The of the French government of seizing;
news from the front is again very se. with a view to its retention of any
rious. Field Marshal Oyama Is strik- Venezuelan territory.
ing another blow at the defeisted Rus- In the case of the last demonstra-
elan army. In *pite of the exhaus- tion. Mr. Bowen, the American min-
tion uf his forces after the twelve Ister, was able to prevent a bombard
days' struggle for Mukden, he has ment and secure the reference of the
been able to organize a fresh turning dispute to The Hague tribunal, but as
movement in ,the hope of completing it was, Venezurlan commerce sAiffered
the victory won under the wall of, somewhat from a few weeks' bl;cckadle.
Mukden. Tuesday's attack on the Now, however, Mr. Howen's relations
Russian advance line at the Fan river, with President Castro are very differ-
it is now evident, was only a feint ent, and even if he had the disposi
while Japanese columns were being tion to do so he lacks power to in-
worked around to get in position to duce Prtsident Castro to peaceabhy.
fall upon the Russian roar, and Wed. settle this trouble. The state depart.
nesday the blow was struck, a dis- ment also is not disposed to repeat
patch to the Associated Press from the history of the first settlement
Santoupou bringing to St. Petersburg wi'h Venezuela as the results have
the first news that a battle was in been far from satisfactory, neither
progress north of Tie Pass. That the allied powers nor Venezuela pleas
General Kuropatkin was taken by sur- ed at the outcome. The obligation
prime Is a fair inference from the man- incurred under the award of The
ner In which Tuesday night he aban. Hague tribunal never have been met.
downed the Fan river positions, leaving It is, therefore, the present Inten
so hurriedly that he again was obliged tion of the United States government
to burn his stores to prevent them not to interfere with any dispute of a
from falling into the hands of the foreign nation with Venezuela provid-
Japanese. It is evident that the Ja- ed, the Monroe doctrine Is not Infrini-
anese struck in from west of the Llao ed. This determination does not ea-
river. The pass ia practiaMy the top action on our part in the Inter-
gate where the mountalms and Uso ests of American concessions and
river meet, and it commands the whole properties in Venezulea.
country northward. With the Japan-
see In behind the Russian army at A ST-BACK IN IR[INE-GAYNOR CASEM.
Tie Pass General Kuropatkln's posi- ---
tkm is extremely critical. Fugtives are Ordered to Apper Beflere
With the evacuation of Tie Pass Cert of Cleiese Washigeales.
Wednesday night the Russiana&My The suit of Greene and Gaynor In
abandoned the last, and gholdintely the name of the AthIntic Contracting
southern tanchur, aao d definitely company to recover about $710.000
turned over the section to the Japan- from the government for work don.
t no other str campaign tes possible for and breach of contract In connection
least no other strategy is possible for w t wr l improving Cumber
with their work in improving Cumber
General Kuropatkln. in view of his landound Georgia, was brought to
scanty supplies of ammunlton and landoundstill Mondia, was brought to
stores, the shattered condition of bis a standstill Monday by an order of
tores, a the w ide enveloping move the court of claims directing them to
army and the wide enveloping moveWashington and give tes.
ments which the Japanese have con appear In the cashington and give ts prost
tinued almaoat without a stop ,lint. mony in the case, and that its pros-
tinued Russia ot without a stopukden. ecution be stayed until the order is
the Russian defeat at MUkden. complied with.
MAY rFAs mI INrT.
Secreteuy lf Stas TeIhee Aberd Steeper
is e se-r Cheir.
Secretary of State Hay was kken
I11 Saturday as he was about to board
V the White Star Line steamer Cretle at
New Vork for a voyage*to the Madl-
terranean and became so weak that
he was tmkec on board the steamer la
a wheeled chair. That his condition
was aot regarded as alarmlag seemed
apparent, however, as the steamer
started oa her voyage without delay.
Mr. Hay has been It poor health.
for some tate.
FUItIWVS 4$PT NEW PLAN.
Se*yer ad Grese Cm Exdreadklse Ce o
mlissifer is MWiMe M kAhery.
Argument for a writ of prohibition
nla the Osynor-Greene case took place
at Montreal, Quebec, Saturday before
Judge Davidson for the purpose of
removing the ease from Extradition
Commissioner La Fontalne on the
ground that he was appointed under
the great seal of the Dominion and
not entitled to act in a manner en-
tirely subject to provelcial law* and
amder which extradition proceedings
lot of the day was taken, resulting
In the election of Major Warner.
PM LIstam alts OPPOsMOD.
erale Saw MI Asecltioee Aks for
hIje*ctle. Agleet a s ares.
Counsel for the Georgia Saw W111
Aseoclatlon applied to .he United
States court t Savannah, Friday, for
&a Injunction to stop the railroad of'
tke state from ohargl g an alleged ex-
soes freight rate of A oftt a pound
oa Georsga pine.
The interstate commerce commis.
sloe recently dreldeO that the rate was,
majut, and the Vlted States eourt!
ordered the .rd to desist frow
charging the extrt I ments, which it.
is sow claimed hI sot been dome.
S m .
Twent*lu Lives *-., Out as
ht of Eqhio
RESCUERS AMONG VICHRS
Tena raTed adly Gas In Ef-
fort to Acsc Bodtes of Cmps-
teas st Were Sffocated.
News eomes from Fire Crok, Woet
Virginia, that In two ezploalota1i the
Red Ash and Rush Run mines Battr*
day night, at least twenty.four men
were killed, ten of the dead being
members e~o a rescue party, who were
caught by the second explosion la the
Rush Run mine.
The dead in the Rush Run mine
are: Andrew Weir, white; Charles
Jones, Sr., white; Will Coon, white;
Clayton Mioeley, colored; Perry Wood,
colored; Holley J. Arrall, white;
Thomas Allen, colored; Clarence Al-
The Red Ash mine dead are: Clar-.
ence Jackson, colored; Steven NugL
Italian; three unknown Blavs.
Dead in the rescue party from the
second explosion In the Rush Run
mine: Thomas Bannister, white, fire
bogs; Charles Gwinn, white; James
Gwinn, white; D. C. Hutchison.whit.
machine boss, and his two sons, J.
P. and Norman; J. E. Phillips, white;
E. W. Huson, white; Henderson Moe-
ley, white; Renal Washington, color-
ed; unknown man.
Eight miners were at work In the
Rubt Run* and five In the Red Ash
mine, when the first explosion occur-
red. Five or six hours later a party
of eleven rescuers entered Rush Run
mines to locate the dead. They prob-
ably had gone back- 2,000 feet when
the second explosion occurred, and
it Is positively known that all are
dead, as there is no possible chance
for their escape.
After the first explosion miners
from neighboring mines rushed to the
ill fated mine in an effort to save
their comrades. On a('<3unt of the
gas it was considered unsafe to en-
ter the mine Sundny.
The rescuers had gone about two
thousand feet into the mine when the
second explosion occurred,- or less
than half the distance to where the
miners had been working when the
first explosion occurred.
The Red Ash and Rush Run pits con.
nect together in four places, by coal
being cut through, being under the
WARNER FLCIED TO SENATE.
Victory of a Dark Horse Breeks Deadlock la
In the Missouri legislature Satur-
day amidst scenes of the wildest dis-
order Major WVlliam Warner, republi-
can of Kansas City, was elected Unit-
ed States senator from Missouri to
succeed Francis Marion Cockrell, the
democratic senator, whose term ex-
pired March 4. and who had occupied
the oice since 1874.
The election of Miajor Warner ended
the deadlock in the legislature that
began when the first joint ballot was
taken on January 18. Saturday's Joint
session was the forty-fifth and the
elective halot wat the sixty-seventh.
From the beginning the democrats
steadfastly voted for their caucus
nominee, F. M. Cockrell, while the
while the majority of the republicans
,ted for Thoma K. NIedrlngbaus of
St. Louis, chairman of the state oem-
tral committee and caucus nominee.
Efforts were made to stop a roll
call on the seventh ballot and there
wua an attempt to tear the presiding
officer from his chair, and the demo-
crats tried to effect an adjournment
without an election. The time for
sine die adjournment had been sea
for 8 o'clock by concurrent resolu-
tion and as the hour approached the
clock was smashed in the melej.
Amid an uproar that almost baf-
fled control at times, the seventh bal-
win aecomstpny the delegation frea
North Carotna leader the flag of whaeb
state they served during the war.
e lma bw Sires Ins tat That Me
i Seerminsd to Cetlem War.
The German geterameat has been
Informed that the Rnausian emperor
has gala put aide all peace augg*e
tioma and ti msoe ta In Ois t.hitio
t oontinae te w. A.A t he ighl
osoers of the far ematern army rev
oefly joined a petitia to AperoM
Nicholas not to sonaide pea.a, as.t
nlg that they be gives othe opw
tunltls'to sko w ,taty o- Rtfe
m h *4 -sbJ*a tbN$a
hMUg thW have rMtAWdt4,te.a&I
hM 1 ^ n '> ttweo
A Mebr a ,a: a w,* than
tweaty.t bouors Colm.ade hko ad
tJ.- Cto fto. cc th os Mm'f.
SW .&ior chair from My, AdIa ade
t upa Ilmts.aatG wk-.or. e.
McDonad after pwermitthag 1b '
Pabody to hold o*.* ftr a- day
was carried to a con)aus Prday
ovoerar Pabsi. ts ASlameatx o
the weroesa t *Mk6be' ,as" prior
to the gga al Wetebly deldlag the
beWasrti Onemet W his tavor. re-
44MA the. ele to which a daj p-
vio' 0it was Imargura te
aI .alpaatioa, ot which W. 8.
eoyktoa of Wolorado Sprins had bees
custodlin Alase Wednesday, whe It
waas W en, aw filed In the o0os of
seer oCa sate at 4:10 Friday af-
Jame Cowl. secretary of state, im.
* medlate co rter1d Governor Pea-
bhdy's resignation, sad Lloutmant
governor lMoDonald was sworn in as
wovrnop by ChifT Justice Gabert.
The was no further ceremony.
Govenor Adams was ousted and
Governor Pebody was installed by
the general assembly about 6 o'clock
Thursday afternoon, Governor Meon--
r!d was sworn in before 5 p. m. 7"-.
day, ihas completing the record of
three governors inside of twenty-four
Governor Peabody transacted practi-
cally no business of state while in
the office of governor. He receive
many callers who urged him not to
resign, and also many messages of
the same import by telegraph and tel-
ephone. To all these he replied that
he did not care to hold the chair.
He said he was tired of the worry
and excitement of the contest and
wished to go back to his bank in
Canyon City. Half a dozen members
of the National Guard patrolled the
corridors about the executive chanm-
bers during the day as a guard tor
Lieutenant Governor McDonald re.
luctantly takes the chair which Gov-
ernor Peabody resigned after forcing
Adams out. The lieutenant governor
has taken no part. In the bitter fg2ht
over the gov,-porship which has been
waged ever rlnce toie election on No-
vember 8. He abtoloutly refused to
aid his friends ln the legislature to
have him made governor, and, as
presiding officer in the joint assem-
bly, he made several rulings against
the movement In his behalf.
Senator Curnforth, president pro
tern of the senate, becomes acting
lieutenant governor by the elevation
of Lieutenant Governor McDonald to
the office of chief executive.
bULLY KING FOUGHT BY BEARS.
"Will Oppose Campeaig of ret Cattoe
BSai to adveace Prices,
The New York Herald of Friday
published the following:
"Cotton brokers, members of the
Now York cotton exchange, are be-
comin alarmed at the publicity at-
tending the market operations oi their
former associate And fellow -lbd-r,
D. J. Bully, and have sent word.brad.
cast that Mr. Bully, th* depoef *sot-
t0ot Ilag, i no longer .s ment of
that 'body." '
bears, who do not want cotton to 9o
the fga l 11.. .
lNPAS WILL ATIEJIU SAE Ri .
Sed Crekiee Caledate e 1 lae
Pail i. LeujUls Rtoalke '
An inter-ting feature of the United
Confederate Veterans' reunion to be
held in Louisville, Ky., June 14, 15
anq, 1 will be a squad of fullblooded
Chbqt jnuLS, bo at i et-a bers
of goo-No Koee camP and who phObably
The city at Brodots,,. Mass,
the soee of a frigattal hisr r
day moralunt in wh'%h at least
More of her ltisee lost their 1.
their bodies being mangled and
mated, by the explosion of a boiler
a large shoe manuftaoturing estab
meat in the Campello district cond
ed by the R. B. Grover (aOpany4
The expoioe was iSlathi ely i
lowed by a ash of aime which
sumed the factory, a long fou
structure, and Incinelrated an utnkn
number of men sad women who
unable to extricte themselves
a mass of tangled wreckage tor
by the terrilo upheaval in the
It may never be known just
m-any persons perished Into the w
age. No oae keows esetly hOr
person w"e in the fatr. teo
number as een eUsatltt
Treasurer Charle O0. nter' of
Grover company sald he 4de
whether there were so many a
Two hundred sad fifty survlso
been accounted for and at l
Monday night the remalas tf
bodies had been recovered tMpm
ruins, the earth belng ao6ea
night. PrasmOeta of hUM a f
which possibly miht be I J
sle other tha thoe1 a l
also been found. raw t "t
have been identified. The a
nearly every e temIs a elg ad and
cept in rare inlaieaa It was mlap
siblo even to distinguish tle .
The work of identifyings thS
progressed slowly. .awt,
unrecogulsabe remain of
Exploeion Followed y P
The aplelosion' lhie wa
by such a sacrifice of life and of
tailed appalling tMItaftie fr hla
suffering occurred shortly after tU
operatives had settled dows to w
for 4he day. Suddenly the "air vt
brated with the rfat of an expoialo
At'the same moment .he larger 'ooe
en frame of the factory, a f outosl
structure, quivered and then the resa
portion of it collapsed. In a frctlcra
of a second this section of the gree
betdiag had been ltrassfoadd i
a mass of Iron and wood
in the midst of whioh homan betal
were pinioned. In anotler
fire bad broken oaut in. dlo
death by flir and suffeestl e
the fate of e acres of the operative
When the boler exploded It
upward aatiW perpeadlo.Ia'rip tear
Ing a passage as it weat la4 a e
othe way. After rising hi
ltJy Ike Sole h"ce proje Mt9
its ooine wa topp l
, fl lowed
Ing. In the rear 4he three
floors, wei vlgt*ed as they v e
heavy machinery, collapsed 4
crash that was heard for b
and w(men 0
busy at thb nes.
.to turn t an 40Spt
The first 4to a, .be
ank betlie th i a th
ted to the group.
ad brpetdi W a th't
tny -leE 'lg a vsrte tti
nme. Is the. et
whblh remalaed -
Mst 40* down Uk a
reeled tie street;
windows, the e
eases h*ve been
explosion. In dpes-
ed from the Secod
wiAdow t(the groueaa G
teouslo hared. 1V w
stairways resulted tin maM
Imetaat death wa the"
majority who west dowa
oora that eoUaSpd. A
zw. T"o CATviLul t WeAf.
Attedal-What caa I do fdr rou,
Thmes C(t-I'd like to consult st
Mte of kouser I.
Which one of his lives, sir? We
have hs first, second and fifth livea
on the shelves. The other sis are out
WELL PROVIDED FOR.
"Whew! Barnstormer must have
found food for thought nla he draw
atle editor's article Ibisa nraing."
"Food? I should say a full meat.
iHe got a roast and also his desserts,"
-Catholic Standard and Times.
ARB GOLD FIELDS
to the farmer who under-
stands how to feed his
crops. Fertilizers for Corn
must contain at least 7
per cent. actual
Send for our books-they
tell why I'",tash 1n ni necessary
to plant life s-i suin and rain;
sent free, if you ask. Write
GERMAN KALI WORKS
New York-93 Neseu street, or
Atlanta, (a".- g kouih ltrmd (t.
am" I. Mel eft., .Iomw Oitr, .
Sla y Ce, o nsnChisag .. N. e
MALSBY & Co.
41 Seha FisF itR.Altf. t
Km. Bystander--That Ile boy
out there eema to have the stow
Small laformaut-No'ua; ho's a
Russlan boy an he's trying tr cut
his name on the iee.-Philadelphlia
"Let's to over to Bater's pond to
"Oh, It's too for. Let's skate hter
on the crick."
"But the lee is a heap thinner ove
"All right. Come ahead."
A QUICK RECOVERY.
A Iremsnem Otler et ' el. eb*e~
Write to TIbak Deo'* Kldnarv Plt
Mrs. C. E. Bumgardner, a local oflce
of the Rebeecas. of
Topeka, Kans., Room
10, 812 Kansas ave-
nue, writes: "I used
Doan's Kidney Pills
during the past year
for kidney trouble and
kindred allments. I
was suffering from
painsi n the back and
liendnchles, but found
after the uwn of one
box of the remedy
that the troubles grad.
ually disappeared, so
that before I hlad fln-
Ished a second pack.
age I was well. I,
therefore, heartily en-
dlorwp your rpmedy."
(ingtied) .MRS. C. E. BIJMGARDNER.
A TRIAL FRICE-Address Foster-
Mtlburn Co., Buffalo, N. T. For sale
by all dealers. Price 50 cents.
Wiggins-I understand, sir, that
you tald I was a fool.
Higgine-Well, I'm glad to know
that you are capable of understand.
Ing something.-Chicago News.
The late Adeline Sergeant publish.
ed six novels In 1901, seven In 1902
and six In 1903. Bhe wrote about
1,000.000 words in 1902.
VERY FEW IF ANY,
CIGARS SOLD AT 6
CENTS, COST AS
MUCH TO MANUFACT-
URE. OR COST THE
DEALER AS MUCH AS
IF THE DEALER TRIES TO
SELL YOU SOME OTHER
ASK YOURSELF WIY1
Ce.t i& t....
N p MpPr feed before the
EaglonrW Club, of Phila-
j delpbie, GOeeral Roy Stone,
director of the Offiee of
Road Inquiry in the United
State Degrtment of Ag-
riculture, dlscassed "Varous Phases of
the lo d Queeloo," says Munlcipal
Engineering. From data obtained
from over 10,000 letters of Inquiry
sent out from his oeflee, Geeral Stone
deduced certain tMgures, referring to
the average length of haul from the
farms to market or sblppiiin points.
the average weight of load hauled nnd
the average cost per ton for the whole
Ilngth of the haul. The figures, tabu-
latd., are as follows:
.oft .. I ,j
(C'otti, .. ... ..... .. 12,f I ..397 i .l' :i 'l"
1'irarie.............. 8 '.4I .2 J 1 .'4
h m.C'ont.arn Mtn..123.3 2,197 .22' ,5.12
W hole t. S........ 1 12.3 2. YM I .2'i .l0,
"*Mfidlle ,Sothern Statte.
Astimlina tlite correctness of the dant.
and rsin ig the census ret urn of fanri
produlets and forest ndl mineral out-
puts, anld estilnatlnr lincldental trnaflc,
Ge;ineral Stone nrrives at a total of 31:'.-
1349.227 tons as represent tigi the tothl
Inunitali movement over country roads.
At the average cost, $3.02 per ton. the
prarel annual cost of haulage on public
roads amounts to $94tl,414.,fti5. Not
Including the loss of perishable prod-
lnets for want of acrces to mnirket
when prices are good, and thle usels's-
nems of cultivating certain products
which depend upon the nmrkets being
nlwnys neccessble, statistle i of the cost
of operating forelgii highwanys, nid
the dnta obtained from theti ue of the
few good rnnds existing In this country.
would Indicate that nenrly two-thirds
of the nahove cost is directly chargeahle
to had roads. The enforced idleness
of ment nnd horses during n large part
of the year ls another Item which
slihuld he charged Ini'gely to lhad roads.
The negative or hostile attitude of the
ruraln )opulatlon toward all effective
legslantlon In this direction Is ani obhtn-
cle also to round improvements In this
country, while, another is the general
overestlmite of the cost of such imn-
A few years ago the IInenadam rIond
of Now .Jersey cost $10.000 per mile:
now equally good roads are being bhulit
for $3000, even where railway transpor-
tation of materials In required; anrd In
locnlltles better supplied with road mn-
terlnal, and where a narrower round Is
deemed suilcient, $15r00, or even less,
will make an mile of good stone road.
Experience Ihas demonstrated the fa't
that In most country districts a single
stone road, eight or ten feet wide,
with a good earth road on one or both
aides, Is more generally Matlsfactory
than a wider round of macadam.
The Hsouth to the Van.
The Southern States are putting to
ahame thlm great Empire State in the
matter of good roads. A recent
trip through the South disclosed
to me the fact that the subject
was being more generally discussed
and more work done to the end that
the highways for wagons should be
well constructed than In our.own State.
In the Carollaid, particularly, I noted
many miles of new macadamised roads
equal to the famous turnpikes of Vir-
ginia. Kentucky and Tennessee of the
ante-bellum time. This partleularly
impressed me, too, In view of the neg-
leet of road In the old Virginia State,
which I observed at the time of the
maneuvree last fall at Manasans. The
magnificent road of old from Alexan-
dria to Warrenton-"tbe Warrenton
pike"-I found had been so neglected
as to be no longer discoverable as a
macadamilsed road. Florida, Alabama
and Mississippi are all wide awake to
the value of well constructed and care-
fully maintained country roads. In
this State something is being (lone In
that direction, bhln no measure coin-
mensurate with the vast Interests In-
volved nor the wealth and ability of
the commonwealth to build. It is to
be hoped that the proposed measure of
Issuing bonds by the State to an ex-
tent not exceeding $W.000.000, and
with the proceeds applying half of
the cost of any public highway to
which the county, the towns or private
Interests will contribute the other half.
will become law. Of course, a system
should be devised for the laying out
and construction of each road, and for
the economical and honest dishurse-
ment of the funds. The materials for
good roads In the State of New York
are to be found on almost every mile
section throughout the State. and the
agdtealttral Interest, as well as the
Interests of pleasure driving, are so
emormoum that It is dicult to under-
stand the apathy that bha left the
greater part of the highways in a diea
c sIfal condition. If the prs of the
tto generally would tl the matter
up vigaeawy, a.4E 9 4
aroused that isla 3W. f
enuse this State to ai 2 this matter.
as it does in most etber-Ngew York
The National Good 1oads Assola-
tion has concluded anangemeuta with
leading railway compantel for oplerat-
Ing good roads special trains In 190C0
Thie chief object is to arouse favor-
able sentiment., orgliaoe loeal assocla
tions. and to visit the tlHrty-six ltate
and Terr!torial assemblles to meet in
A Valuable 5agreBlow.
Many neilghbornooda may bare good
road Ibilding material right at home
and not know it. A sample sent to
the Bnrenn of Chemistry, Department
of Agriculture. Washlngton. D. C., will
be examined and reported upon. It
may lie that ou casp get good roads
at a very slight cost.-Farm and lHome.
WHAT "LLOYD'S MEANS.
T11b rnrporatlon Provide Insuranaee
BJrokers a PlIe to MN** Custoneri..
.loyd'r dattem from the latter part
of thel reivir of Queen Elizabeth,. and
had its origin lin a small coffee Loaose
lit 'T'owr stiret. kept by Edwaird
I.loyl. IIf, w':is aln enterprisingg nmnn,
'iI(l tlh'olg.l hi0 Ii uslnts (PRon0lCet w.'th
socnfn'rinw itIt i+iid iereliahnts enlisted
In foreign tr;tul-. stiw the Importance
oif iinprovin;g silippiiig iid thle method
of narine liinrsl nce,. lie wns the
foiirder of tinh syStem of marllitime nd
otiuinerful.l intelliPgnce which lins been
developed into ft, present effectlvniss.q
Before the time of Edwiird Lloyd minarl.
tinio Insu ira'ncp In lEnglanid wit on-
dticted by lIhu cLombards, sornlP Italinri,.
\ liar founded n.ol i ll'rd street, fiii nftf r'
Lloyd oniliarlokd in tthe business Brltirinis
or'rndicted in:'iine i lnsirantiee lit Lon-
The uli b.llecit of mrniine Iinsunril'ce Nre
thi' ship. the 'tca-ro. and tlip freight.i all
of wlhih iinmay lhlonig to dlffer'ent pir-
tlie. In time of wnar there is wlat iis
terined the li inritin(m rlisk--the dannier
frontm aildent,. clllsion and stratnding-
whlidi is ditin'tly soparnto front 'lie
risk of rnp)tiurp aind s'lziire by til pfi-
riny. This canss of in1trine In tiiitace
lind its Inception n the (' condition nrls-
Ing diii]ng thIe svoien-year F'epnch-E'ng-
ll s war of 173.7 to 176;3.
Lloyd's moved to Pope's Hlend nlley
In 1770, andl In 1774 removed to the
present quanrtrs in the Royal Ex-
chnnge. In 1871 Lloyd's was in'cor-
pornted by net of r'nrliament. Th.is
net defined the objects of the sonerty
to lie: (1) Thee nrti'rying on of the
business of marine insurance lty miein-
hers of the snor'ity: (2) the protection
of the interpets of inm bers of the so.
clety In respect of shipping. 'ar'goes
nnd freights: (3) the collection, i)till-
eation and diffusion of intelligence nand
Information with respect to shipping.
The corporation of Lloyd's nnd the
eomlnnittee of Lloyd's., who are the exec.
uitive lody of theo orporartlrn., nnd the
sec'rtary of Lloyd.'s. have prnetlrenlly
nothiling to do with innrine Instiran ie
li the way of tnkl~li risks or pnylnR
losses. Their duty In thliis rspc Pl't is
to afford marine iisuirnineef brokers who
wish to effect Insurnnees a place of
meeting with those who undertake the
Colerldge sthe older.
Subsistence could not, however, be
made on tfle reading and writing of
pamphlets, nor the means of livelihood
obtained by the most eloquent and en-
trancing of conversations, and Cole-
ridge, finding himself both forlorn and
destitute in London, enlisted as a sol-
dier in the Fifteenth (Elliot's) Life
"On his arrival at the quarters of the
regiment." says his friend and biog-
rapher, Mr. Gillman, "the GenOrral of
the district inspected the rernits, and
looking hard at Coleridge with a mili-
tary air inquired, 'What's your name,
sir?' 'Comberbach' (the name he had
assumed). 'What do you come here
for, sir?' as If doubting whether he bad
any business' there. 'Sir.' said Cole-
ridge, 'for what most persons come-
to be made a soldier.' 'Do you think,'
said the General. 'you can nin na
Frenchman through the body?' 'I do
not know.' replied Coleridge. 'as I have
never tried; but I'll let the I'Frenichmtan
run me through the body before I'll
run away.' 'That will do.' said the
general, and Coleridge was turned Into
the ran'es."-Engllish House Beautiful.
Not to e Outttdo.
Hlousekeeper-"Have you any Mneba
coffee, Mr. Sanda"
Small Dealer-"Yes. mum."
"Just Imported, mum."
"Import It yourself?"
"Oh, yes, mum. I send t11 order
direct to the-the Sultan, mum."
"Humph! How much have you on
'Bout sixty pounds. mum."
"You have, eb? Sixty pounds! I
read In the paper this very morning
that not over ffty pounds of genulne
Mocha reached this country annually."
"Yes, mum, that's true. I had ten
pounds over from last year."-Tit-Bits.
In some parts of Holland a birth is
announced by fastefing a silk pincuab.
ion on the doorkuob. If the plnewbiloa
Is red the baeb4s a boy aod It w1ite*
The Msarmanr0aee W-r, aH 1
half a century ha bee om o the
moat noted loggit treame la all
Mhiclgan, ti bg toree4 to give p
wome of the vwealth that has bee 0o-
oisled beneath IU watam, "Da
head" timber repreAsestig ueh
money, says a Norway (lel.) die*
patch, has been taken tron the rivr
so far this season. Crew of mea
have been operating thrsgh the to
between the first and sood dams
near the mopth of the stream sat
the beginning of the winter, haulina
out sunken logo sad pilSIg thelt ub
along the bank to dry. The i ei have
already recovered fully 3O.000 feat
of timber nla this manner, and before
the break-up In the spring the
amount will be heavily added to.
How many million feet of loss lie
on the bottom of the stream It is
Impossible to estimate; yet for the
pat fifty years timber has been float-
Ing down the Menomlnee and always
a certain percentage of it has become
watersoaked and sunk, until there is
practically no limit to the amount
that will steadily be raised from now
The "deadheads" are well pre erv-
ed and are really worth more now
than when they disappeared beneath
the waters, a poor quality of lumber
today commanding a better price
than did the best product years ago.
At the height of its record as a driv-
ing stream, more than 700,000,000
fett of logs were floated down the Me-
nominee in a single season, and the
amount has ranged down to probably
50,000,000. It is roughly estimated
that enough sunken timber can be
recovered to keep a saw mill In
operation continually for years to
TIP TO PLAYWRIGHTS.
The Actor-Author-That third act
will fall flat. sure. I think I'll put an
ad. in the papers and see if that'll
His star of a -wife-An ad. in the
The Actor-Author-Yes; under "Sito
THEN HE'LL BE GOOD.
If you want to cure hubby of staying
out nights, just sit with your back
to the door,
And when he does come may, "is thast-
you, dear George?" If your hubby's
own name's Theodore!
McBrown-Did you have anything
special at the banquet last night?
O'Jones-Well, I should say so. An.
English nobleman told one of Chaun-
cey Dep-w's famous slde-splitting
"What's become of Tootlorn?"
"Oh, he's putting in all his time on
his new hook. 'The Exper-inces of e
"Auto biography?"-Brooklyn Life.
FITRpermanentlyv ured. No fits or nervous.
ressnfter first dav.'l i of Dr. Kline's GrAxt
NcrvelRestorer,#2trialb ottlenod treated free
Dr. R. H. KLts. LM.,131 Arch st.. Phlla., Ps
ALL THE COMFORTS.
"But Isn't it hard to get things done
In a country town?"
"Dlar me, no. Why, our plumber
comes 'round first thing in the morn-
Ing after every cold anap."-Brooklyn
Weofter One Haudred Dollare Rewar.l P.)r
sayoeaot tfarrit tC4: uc ano: bO ctrdiI )f
ihal's JUtarra Lara.
V. J. L(asv A Co., loledo, 0.
We, the tadeonined, hbas known F. 3.
Cheney lor the last 1L]ears.amd elhlidhln
perfeotly honorable (a all business tranume.
tons and aaaaotally able to orr, out a&/
oblltiloan made by their r a.
W\Vat A 'soVA, waoleslae Dr#alrCt4, To.
WALDInO, llsaw & .l&sarit, Whoiesale
lJra Wlts, 'olelo, 0.
liall's Ctram (Jurae t ca i atintra'tlly,tI:-
InedlreitLy uposa thu oloq 1.1 ,l icnuoo;ltir-
tfao"of tte oyte n. a 'ole ao tialit eat tre.
Prloe, 1,e. per u ):c', .S old by al l Drd 4ts t.
'l'ko Hall'. Fanllr P1114 fot oo tutipstlon.
VIRY LITTLE THINGS.
*'ie is one of the most profound
thinkers of the age."
"But is he thoughtful in little
"I guess so he occupies rooms In a
Wonderful Change Itoa Nfght-tn a Month
rtae Wps Clear as Ever-Anotlaor
'Care by Cutleums.
"I had eczema on the face for five
mnhths, during which time I was in the
care of phyl kias. My f(ee was so di.-
tigured I could not go out, and it was goiag
from bad to worse. A friend recommended
Cuticura. The first night after 4 waieW
Imy face with Cuticura Soap. and used Co-
ticura Ointment and Reso:vent it changed
wonderfully. From that day I was ab.e to
go out, sad in a month the treatment had
removed all aks ad fai., and my face
ws as les ar s ever. (Signed) T. J. Seth.
317 Stag Street, Bloeklya, N. Y."
*Bttr sa'le is msae fr amn and
the shade Is esaea "da.
RRMM---%N -- a
66 Aon plw
i i e
I know not th 1 "Y L~
I~a halt :r"s
THE END OF ITO
By MARY KYLk DALLAS.
SHIS is the end of it," I
said. "I cannot live with-
out her, and I do not
mean to try try. It is n6w
only a question of how
to do it. Shall I hang myself?-poleon
anyself?--or Jump Into the river?"
I could not live to see Rosette Mor-
Tel another's; I most shuffle off this
mortal cell somehow, and drowning
was, after all, really the neatest way
to do it-o-ne jump and all was over.
I had read that the sensations were
rather pleasant, and a very pretty,
clean river was *quite handy, crossed
by a bridge, where I had often wan-
dered b_ moonlight with Rosette-"My
Rosette;"-I callml her then. AUlas! she
was mine no more.
She would belong to young Clubb-
vwhose father was a rich buflder-be-
fore very long. If report said true.
Yes, I wouMl jump from Willow
Bridge into the placid river below, but
Rosette should not escape remorse.
She should know, and all the world
should know. Just why I committed the
I would leave my hat on the bridge.
with a note addressed to her tucked
In the band, and I would -wear her
photograph in an oil milk hag about
' my neck. She should be talked about.
she 'should nit be calmly happy with
I went to the window ad 'looked out.
The moon was shining-. I could see the
gleam of water from afar. This was
the 'ftting time. Sitting down at my
table, I wrote the letter to Rosette,
and made my will, leaving-my watch
and -other property to Mrs. Ludgate,
my landlady, "as a token of -gratitude
for her kindness," and my -clothes to
the man who cleaned the windows.
Having placed this document in the
upper drawer of my desk. 'I dressed
myself in my best and wernt-out.
I closed the door behind me -ns softly
as possible as I left the house--though
there was not the sllghtest -necessity
for taking that precaution at nine
o'clock In the evening--'and snuntemed
toward the bridge with my hands in
my pockets, and an elaborate air of
* When I reanhhed the bridge It was
so charming. the water so clear, the
willows so graceful-seine one in a
boat was playing the flnte--tbere were
sweethearts on the water as -well as
on the land.
I lingered over my suicide as one lin-
gers at the door of a dentist's olee. I
Intended to Jump from the b'lege--
that was what I came for-lrt I would
4njoy thsbexquisite night a little longer
In order to do so. and aton to be
ready for my leAp. I crept wider The
handrail ari went out upon The stone
foundation, where I heated inysen,
deciding te remain there until tbhe
moon had set and the boats were no
longer on the water.
A-s I sat there I heard the somnd of
oars beneath the briU e, and shortly
a boat appeared. In It sat two people.
a man and a woman. The man was
rowing: but just beneath the spot
where I sat he shipped his oars and
brought the boat to a pass*e, tbrowg
the rope around a stake and evidently
intending to remain where he was for
To this the girl appeared to offer
"Do please go on." I heard her say.
"It is too late to stay any longer;
please row me home agaln. Mr.
Surely I knew that voice. "Mr.
ChubbP" It was Chubb who was in
the boat below there, then. ad the girl
who was with him was Rosette Mor-
rel. and no other.
It was Cbubb that I nest heard-It
.was he who was now speaking.
"Look here, Mis Morrel." Ae said--
not too tlegatwy,. I thbeMht-"therI
are points wbh I deat prepem sto
pass. IrM in loe withS ys and I
den't m who hMtws It-but oe east
play t me I. *a eat sn with a
mouse, br ever. It's Ume the sow
that tried to propose to yes,
every -w 've MW O 116^ 14
I tWVpee evryts a weeman anr
wsh. a"d be a good husha4d as1
METru IfP y- iew rpm e s,
"Oh! scrmed Rosette, "I't
--why 4.14 d I out with yoer
"thier." said yous Chaubb. Oy
kotw 1 wouldn't-I love you too wdo;
but now I ask y7u, over agdin, wiII
you be Mrs. Tom Obabb. Jr.t I'm
well off-dad will iav me pitenty-I'
'ot a grad-aunt wort Mhalt a million,
and I'M her pet. It won't be a bad
thaM for you."
"I 'ever heard anythlalg o eoarse
and horrid," said Rosete. *You might
be barafiiAg for brpks."
"Well-ave me for my beauty and
talents, then," said young Chubb.
"I'm willing, so that you do It. Any-
way, gite me a kiss and say, 'All right,
Chubby. I'm yours.'"
He seemed to be taking the kiss with-
out her permission, for she screamed:
"Go away! I hate you! Beauty and
talent, Indeed! You haven't either.
Row me home at once. Have you-
Indeed! No-no-no-no! There now"*
"It's true, then," cried young Chubb,
fiercely; "it's true, then-what they've
been telling me. that you are Just
flirting with me, to punish that young
Jackanapes, Ned Tonmlinson-and I be-
IIeve it. I do."
"Edward Tomlinson is a gentleman.
at all events, and a man worth ten of
you." said Rosette. "Help! help!
Whether young Chubb really Intend-
ed to throw Rosette Into the waiter. I
do not know-I rather think not. I
believe It was only that nl his wrath
he plunged about recklessly as he made
efforts to umfasten the rope; moreover,
I doubt If Rosette thought that he In-
tended to drown her, but at the mo-
ment my terror was very great. I
sprang to my feet, Intending ta de-
scend to the water's edge, but the stone
was slippery, my feet slipped from
under TOe, for one moment I staggered
and lrutched the empty air-them down
I was no swimmer., nd I
doubts about coming up a:c
since I had heard Rosette's w
had become very sweet agnir
did came up. and some one Ca
by the collar and hauled me
boat-it was Chubh.
"Oh." said he. "It's you. Is
"Edward!" cried Rosette.
"How did you happen to f
The -skies?" Chubb .ruked.
41 heard a lady scream for
puttered. "and cawe to her r
"0) Edward!" slwhed Itosette
had been drowned-and for n
who Mslilttle deserved it-"
burst Into tears.
"This Is simply thekening."
young Chubb, beginning to
He mlashed the boat (lose to
and leaped ashore.
"Catelh." he said. -extending
he had used as a leaping po;
"You vcan row that lady hemi
7fke; !I Tesigu the benor."
lie was gone.
I was very wet 'The water
Trom nry garments Into the
that Rosette was hbliged to
TIrle feet tinder her. Butt & v
itappy, 'for we had :a long, to
"'rd a fill explanation, and albe
are. and I forgave rer.
I told kter why I was on fbh
and she wept bitterly.
1My hat and the letter 'I had
to Rosette had both been los
rlrve. iat when I reached
fo~ed my will and tope tt into
I *m forty years dfll now.
confhct at twenty-one seem
Idolete. But Rosette and I hi
uemneanonly happy, heae a Ila
Ily bout us. and bow Vpoltelj
and Mirs. Cbubb. who iwturn.
tatlem. as we pass ear'h oth
ida nfrelln of Nehb oee oo
At thw' last wmeting of Mte A
Public Health Assoclation. 2iel
vans, Cuba, Dr. Walter D. jGr
Buffalo. X. Y., Mated that ito
school books of wue city of "lu
specially those used by the rhi
ehe lower grads, were 1!
method of fumnigaton of the bhe
Par the three years precedoig
Injuton the average number
from scarlet fever In Buffalo v
and each year tilrty-lsx deati
due to the disease. The tbre
following the disinfection of tb
books the average number o
was 5, 3 and only eighteen deg
corred each year from this cau
WIllial to welp 11tm oel
After the doctor had exami
patient and the man's wife wa
knew the Watere of the Ilaes,
ecm tieus physician lid:
"Your husband's condition
that it will take some time to d
tiate the symptoms to arrive a
aerate conception of the male
whicb he is s feritag.' The tr
must be symaptaotte I m*
make a diagnoes."
"I bepe e ean make It of
rsearteg the wmatan, "for I
a pem-s at -el Is te boase.
THE OPPRESSIVE MOTOR-CAB.
Pinsed beat a tour i-car,
Jm it oleas and' ar
aOse ft vagu unr sst
From the weight =po her breast.
A PAIR OF BIRDS.
"Isn't the doctor's wife beautiful?
She has a neck like that of a swan."
"Quite so. And the doctor has a
bill like that of a pelican."-Judge.
Mr. Wise-"What did you do at your
Audubon Club to-day?"
Mrs. Wile-"We passed a resolution
condemning cuckoo clocks."-San Fran.
TECHNICAL DEFENSE OFFERED.
"What reason does he give for not
paying his wife alimony?"
"lie says that marriage isn a lottery,
and hence alimony is a gambling debt."
LOST AND FOUND.
Lady-"Oh, that big dog Isn't the one
I advertised for. My dog was a little
Boy--"Yes'mn. Your dog's inside o'
"Whtre've you been?"
"o)n a deer bunt."
"low'd you come out?"
"Fine! Wasn't mistaken
once."-Fort Worth Record.
for a deer
STOICISM WORTHY THE NAME.
Yonnari Rimtor- ,_ l'ils I- etm-ll .,lmI"
Judge Loeke Now Senter.
The retirement of Judge J. J.
Jackson of the United States court
for tiw northern district of West Vir.
gitas from the federal court leaves
Judge James W. Looke of JacksonnvWt
dean of the federal courts, la ndte
Judge Locke was appointed by Pre*
Ident Grant In 1872 to be judge of the
United States court for the southern
district of Florida, and has hIld that
ofle continuously for thirty-three
Judge Jackson was appointed in
1I61, by President LAncoln. His reeaig
nation took effect March 14. He be-
came well known as the "iron Judge."
He was a terror to labor unions In
West Virginia, and he it Is who has
sent "Mother Jones" and other leea-
era and officials of organized labor to
Jall ror contempt. Time and again he
was the target of severe criticism, but
his honesty and stern Integrity were
The next oldest appointment to that
of Judge Locke of the southern dis.
trict of Florida is held by Associate
Justice John M. Harlan of the supreme
court 'of the United States, who was
appointed in 1877.
New Asylum Offtlala.
The board of commissioners of state
institutions at its meeting in Talla-
hassee, the past week, adopted a res-
olution requesting the resignations of
the superintendent, Dr. V. H. Gwinn.
and the physician, Dr. E. Christie, of
the Florida hospital for the Insane at
Chattahoochee. This action was pre-
cipitated by disagreements which
have developed between these twa
leading officials, and it was deemed to
be for the best interest of the insti-
tution to ask for their resignations, to
I Da .' 6
The Dade eduaty fir hela b
has pasad into history, sad its
of those tags that 1P to a a
history of Dde tames.. The
was held whn t eity a1 d m the
north of MiaM were tiled 4th MI
orn, wo had sa op-.tuAty to -
the matehless dbisy of Ideo rM
ucts. Qtbmn e M peaidistat tt
During the fair t1oPb a5,.
their suarpis at the *rndhi
pasy. A gentleman ftron e
who for ys has beess e
,with the statefair of aib ti4
"I have bean connected ttl
in our state for the last twiat
I have always bought that b e' S
no state in the Unit that could
do New Jersey, either nla county
state fairs; but Date ofunty, the Juk
Ingoff place of the United States, h
done us one bette. I acknowleod
the corn; Now Jersy is not In tl
At a recent meeting of the Mini
trial Association of Galnesville,
which a religious census, which hi
been under course of compilation, S
the past two months, was submit
an alarming condition of affairs 1
shown to exist In a city of the rta
ment and culture of Oalnesville, WO
all its educational Lad religious I
vantages. The report shows that ,
the army of children there, only a4
half of them attend Per Sunday 0%
or church, and, mince the ceansu M
era declare that the only sowW*
Information was secured through
parents of children, and WpON'
doubt If many of the children riep
ed as "regular attedants" at labMa
school ever saw Inside of a church, 4
cept on special occasions.
I d lU y ui iger. mini.'OLlt i i 1.fai. L so L dsmII LLs
ain. nud Elder 81ster-"Stolcism Is the ability take eect upon the qualiflications of Jacksonville is to have another
words. life to coigratulite the 4ance of the man their successors. lion dollar company. %e rtIt'
. But I you wanted to marry without showing The board also elected Captain B. the recent confereaoes In Slaw
iight tme any disappointment."-Cincinnatt Corn. F. Whitner of Sanford to be superin- between the factors and Uthe
into the ,wctclu-Tribune. tendest of the hospital; Dr. R. L. exportation companies has maUS 1
---- Goodbread of Mayo to be physician. necessary to organise a p i
it?" VERY TOUGIL and Dr. James H. Randolph of Tat- the exportation of naval store .
lahassoe to be assistant physician. der that Jacksonville shoultt
all from The assistant physician was provided to be the base for opemitlo-L,
owing to the largely increased number in Jakaonvlle, after th reulta 4
help," I of patients now at the hospital. the conferetoeS ln Bavannah w
"f ue. ou --- known, were determined 6 Q0M
iiy muke- Road Ibalding will progress In Duval Jacksonville against any 0lffereat
and she ounnty, although the government ex- on manufactured goods of this j
pert road builders have been called acter, and to do so It tis tbol
observed off by the department of agriculture noeossaey that the company la
use the and ast to other sections of the state, tlion shall be formed. The
where sample .roads are being oon- In Savannah terminated by ashl
the bank s~ tructed under government supervis. all the places where naval stores
Si on. On account of the delay In re- sold open markets. -
the onr celvia material, and the consequent -
e, to me. delay In the road work, Wxpert 31.1 If the people of Jacksonville |
e. if you ; i ridge of the roads Inquiry division of Duval county should build, durtnag
the Oapartment, was transferred frota coming summer, a hard-urnee
r drJl le Jackmonville to 0' Ineaville by Direotor 'fom South Jacksonville to Atlag
* dripped Martn Dodge, and the only condl- or Pablo Beach, It would be up
totk h. n, tio upon which his services could people of St. Augustine and St. ,tl
was very crst Boarder--"What bird lives agaa be secured by the county com. county to rebuild the old Noth
sng talk, elont(abt'" mi-stoners wam that the county pay bridge, place some hard road blll
' forgave Seconvl Boarde,--"JuWgng from ihe Mr. Eldridge expense,. At the last material over the old roadbed of
fowl we had ax dinner, I should saf melting of the board of commission- defunct North Beach railway,
e bridge, .chicken." era It was decided to go ahead with open up direct communication
the road building without sending for Jacksonville by way of the A
written DTTLOMATIT. the expert. beach. This is a possible and
Ft in the Clara-"Have you bought your -- probable proposition. The beach
home I spring hat yet?" Aaother sale of considerable Im good from a point near ftyport
bits. Belle-"No. I always wait a few pounauce has recently been completed the way down to North Beah
and my weeks after btiflng my -coat, to give at 5asutlngs. whereby the one hundro.-. Just opposite the northern end of
simply Gewrge a change 2o get over the shock." sore farm and equipment of W. C. Augustine.
we been -Detroit Free rftess. Midlleton of St. Auguste booeome theo -
rg fam. -- property of Morris Holmes. John Ship. The government dredg9 will l
r to Mr. A COMMON CAC,. men and E. E. Durkee of Saratoga, plete the work of catti*g the
'r wsn- ~rdway-"'Toe bad about old GCott N .Y, for a consideration of $10.000. connecting the IBteayne Bay With
er when rke Mr. Darkee bought property at Hast- Atlantle, shd the M nt wI., be 1-
')n.-New M hattan--"Whj. what's the mat. Ing. inst year, since which time he ally opened wth mpu l grte ato
ter wJth himn?" It made a careful study of potato models. Int i thae BM er1 et1
km. "Hestarted In toainke enough moWn culture, and has today one of the most ell and prVss of Mial wiM taIe-
mneman to retire on. and nide no much that promising fields in that settlement. There is still t large amount at
d ln 1ta- he'a 1 to work or rtime .1 t, keca Like many others, ISr. Middleton this to be dose before the esnSl Wi
eene. of of IL--Life. year lost part of his first planting, bui finished, but the most tiresoe a
t1902 A JAB AT HIh his large asxty-acre field is now show- difficult portion of it will be
ffalo, JAB A HIM. ng up well. Mr. Middleton had In. when the broad Atlantic canle e
Idren "Oh, bmy." compla hwed Mrs. )igg, tended to dispose of his Hastings farm its waters with those of I
thy. A "I novaer had such an unsatisfactor l interests, as he has many other enter Bay.
oks was day's shopping." ocuyn time
"Huh!" snorted her husband. "I sup- prses ocupying his time. -
the dis- pose you were trying te get something x-Presldent Grover Cleveland.
at cases for nothing." On April 6 the qualified voters of companled by Dr. Bryant of
was R T, "TYe. dear. I was hunting for a birth. Arcadia will vote to bond the city for York. his family physician.
he were day gift for you."-Philadelphia Iresa 931,000,'as follows: Thirteen thousand Princeton. N. J.. Monday for a
e years dollars for waterworks, $12,000 fo.e week's trip to Florida. Mr. Oleg
i school CHOOSE THE LBSSEaf EVIL. brick school building, and 15.000 for land recently suffered a severe
)f eases HIgglns-"Cbewlng gum again? clay street. The- meeting was largely of gout and ls taking a pleasure o4I
aths oc- What do you do that for? Surely, attended. and very enthusiastic. The to recuperate.
se. you cannot really enjoy It'" city Ip making a rapid and solid
Wigglns-"I don't chew :";n because growth, and :he improvements ar- The New Orleans Gulf St
t. I like it, but because It is good for very much needed. Gradually tl': company has decided to InolUtd
ned the dyspepsia." wooden buildings In the business par; Wes' In tts ports of call on the
inted to Higglss-"But wouldn't it Ie pleas- of the city are giving way to hand. coast and will Inaugurath the
the con. anter to have the dyapepsia ?"-Bostos some brick blocks, on March 26. when the steamer
Transcript. -- sails from New Orleans for Key
is such - n C. B. )uftfe, president of the Aps. For the present It was d J1-
differen. TRIED HARD. lachlcola Northern railway, states that make semi-monthly trips towtiag
t an ae-. be-"After six weeks of married work on the road will begin at once. dar Keys. Tampa. Bradevitdi
dy from life, Arthur. I have reached the sad The work of employing hands for possibly other Gulf port
eatment eorlisty that you do not love m e." gradng s being pushed and it It business will'warrant it. a
st first Arthur--"My dear!" thought that auffclest uen Can be will be made as often as
calio," hst-lI havs arrd some redulous, secured to begin breaking dirt t demands. Colonel J. C.
haven't ta gi" once Mr. DuMe states that the work been appointed agent for
"-New Arthr-"Well. darli g, I did y very obld the read will now go for. has ade arageMeasts
At."--relln trl & v d arsd fast as mosey and mm can Mem Cl at6 y to lad
to the work. lory warves.
Wit is HUTriiWtI
SProlmeat inolanett Womas Tell
#*ow Lydia Plnkham's Veretab l
*C tposjw ComplIr ured Her.
The great good Lydia B. Pinkham'e
I petsbt Coaipoa d ia doing among
Sbe women of Ameriaes is attracting
be attention of many of our leading
Pietit, and thuiaking people gear.
I The following letter in only one of
3any thioui.ani' which are on file in
he I'inklimm otilce, and g o to rove
'I1. vinl iiestioin that lydia E. Pink-
|.II)'m Veg.lta.ile Comipound must be a
kilts i aiong hick and ailing women.
Oear Mrs. i'hiilbin:-t
Albuit ninte tonthl ago I waI a great If.-
prr with wouul) troitbIo which m amed i
enr i paint extrtneo (erv
alledI to/ reUeve m'. I tried Lydi E. Pinak
nidi's Vegetable ( nnomuil, *ind wiUhIn s
hrt Urns ftlt Ix*ttir. uid alftfr takinj| Ove
,ittlemof it I wanenitirelyeuril. I therefore
iuartily re'ommninil your C('mnr ninui s a
plieilfd iutrie tnanie. It makes su monthly
naty fl(x'ir fall t hllp you. I am pivglfwui
n rvwonniiiniiil it t all si'ioritigK WOIaMI.I"---
dra, Mars Wilson, a81 astd Mtreet, Uincln-
If you have suppressed or painful
nrnstriintion,. We'aktie's of the stm.iu
M'h, Indlgestion, bloating, leueorrhtin,
lolooingi. nrvous prottration, dizzl-
leus. failitness, '"lon't-'tre and
'want-to-be-left. alone feeling. ex-
Oitability, batkalche or the hlues, there
bre sure indtieationa of female weak-
ana, some deranyernemit of the uterus
)r ovarian trouble. In asnh eaie.n there
one tried and true remedy-Lvdlia
I. Plikham's Vegetable Compound.
Around the World 1
I IevN Seed yeur PI
-4 Iew a this country
(Aftcs) aed think ireat
u ,your Coats.
*" 04 (U .oayg")
A. J. TOWER CO., Bosto., U. S. A.
TOWIll CANADIAN CO.. LIMITED.
Is Towersto, Canada.
Things One Ought to Do.
Why don't you answer your
tend's letter at once? it will have
Iouble value If written promptly and
will take no more time now than by
Why don't you make the promised
visit to that Invalid? She is looking
for you day after day. and "hope de.
terred maketh the heart sick."
WhI don't you send away that
]Md0 gift you've been planning to
sd? Mere kind Intentions never
m6oomplish any good.
Why don't you speak out the en-
Saigoaglag words that you have in
Fi your thoughts? Unless you express
S e they ae t of. no use to others.
Why djgt you try to share the
b gdm .gt that sorrowful one who
(ggm beoIded you? laIs It because you
an o gowltag selfah? Why don't you
*aMl mare palns to be self-sacriflelng
a St lag In the 'everyday home
I fite Is rapidly passing. Your
' dear ~ge will not be with you al-
Why don't you create around you
'as atmosphere of happinesn and
h0lfisnle, so that all who come in
tooh with you may be made better?
30 0 IONOMY.
"h, Obt Htlary, I've just thought of
way we eW aoeoaomize this year."
'lFtor goofes s*lake. let's have it."
"It gea buy om one of those Peral.
th1 e s oas they're advertised it
Neep me so warm I'll save ever
go a muh la hot chocolate and things,"
i -fooisa Ufoe.
C Otmae-I had to walk the floor all
t with the baby. Can you think
Sraythlawg worse than that?
oem4th.-YiS; you tight have
trried it la Oregeluand, where the
|a e ta lmoths long.-YoUkers
SMltma as coantod up Ier subabs
a sU 5R 4 that sh*e
SippMatim well oyv 2.000,000.
k bouamtv anothat "NMllit"
*MALL TOWN I* *SI6.%
otw f thti Adeats e of Mere o e
ture and Loes High Pressure Life.
I It Is our bellef, says iY14 d
Stream, that In America we have too
many cities which are too large ad
a country whleh Is too meagerly pop
ulated. We prophesy a coming dasiw
tegratios of massed populations, and
their distribution lan a more sane and
nladustrially more desirable fashion.
The small town is next to the coas-
try. It ls a better environment for
the young man than is the great
metropoUs toward which so many
turn their eyes. Trolley cars, rural
deliveries, trade catalogues and mail
order periodicals have done very
much to change the Isolation which
formerly went with life In the couan*
try. It Is Improving, and with it m-
proves the condition of life in the
Heretofore our young men have
left the country for the city. Some
of them were obliged to get there to
succeed in their chosen line of work.
For the young man who has a busi-
nons career in view there is possible
an good a success in a small city as
he may hope for In a great one. If
he has not much money capital, his
personality, his character will more
readily atone for that In a small
town. This is especially true of the
professional man. Indeed, any maq
of intllgenceo may hope for greater
preferuieut In the small centers of
population than In the large.
As to social life and the general de-
cency and comfort of passing through
this vale of tears as conditions exist
even today-and they will be far bet'
t,.r ten years from nlow-a self-re-
specting family has ten times better
chance In a town of 10,000 to 60,000
inhabitants almost anywhere Is
America, than it can by any possi-
blilty hope to have in a city of the
first class. The small town Is a bet-
ter environment in many ways. Not
the least of its desirable qualities la
tie fact that It is closer to the out-
FILLING TItE BREACH.
Miss 8mytheo (organizing a sub-
acription dance)-I'm in despair
about our dance, NMr. Brown. So
many people have failed me. You'll
come, won't you?"
Mr. lirown-tReally, Miss Smythe,
I'm not a dancing man. don't dance
Mins S.-Oh, that won't matter In
the least. You'd help to fill up, you
MP. B.-Ahl-yo--with pleasure.' I
wil look In bout supper time.-Lon-
NOT MITCII TO IT.
"No," shld tlih doctor, "I can't
make anything out of his case at all
It blothelrs e."
'"Why," rep'l-ed his wife, "I thought
It WI4 only a stlniHlle col(1."
"'Ixaetly. Thnt'I why I can't niake
niyt hling out f it "
IN THR FRI'IT HELT.
Visiting Swe'll --Introduce me to
some of your sichl ty buds, will you?
Native (of St Joe)-We have'nt
any. They are, all peaches over here
THE SIMPLE LIFE
Ways That Are Pleasant aud Path@ That
It is thep limple life that gives length
nf dtnys. seretilty of mind and body and
tranquillity of soul.
14imple hopes and ambitions. bounded
hy the desire to do good to one's neigh-
bors. simple pleas urges, hbits., food and
MPii die long before their time be-
(ause they try to crowd too much Into
their exiwrinr's-they climb too high
sand fall too hard. A wise woman
write of the good that a simple diet
has done her:
"I heave been using Grape-Nuts for
about six tionths. I began rather
sparingly, until I nquired such a llk-
ln>g for It that for the last three month
I bave deptendeld tuponl it almost en-
tirely for my diet, eating nothing else
whatever but (Irnpe-Nuts for break-
fnat anld supper. and I believe I could
eat It for dinner with fruit and be sat-
ittled without other food, and feel
much better tind have more strength to
do lny housework.
"When I began the use of Grape-
Nut. I was thiln and weak, my muscle@
were so soft thnt 1 was not able to do
any work. I weighed oply 108 pounds.
Nothing that I ate did me any good.
I was h olng down hill rapidly, was noer
vous and miserable. with no ambition
for anything. My condition Improved
rapidly after I began to eat Grape.
Nuts food. It made me feel like a new
wolnaln; my muaclee got solid. my
figure rounded out, my weight In-
creed to 16 pounds In a few weeks.
my nerves grew steady and my mind
better sad clearer. My friends tell me
they havm't sen me look so well for
"I consider Grape-Nuts the beat food
on the'arket., and hall never go back
to east and white bread agaln."
Name given by Poetum Co., Battle
There's a reason.
Look In each pkg. for the little book.
"The oaed to WellvlUe."
7he Population of
the Earth is
Die Annually of
LL over the world Peruna is It
known and used for catarrhal
diseases. 'The Peruna Girl has "
traveled 'round the globe.
fer face is familiar everywhere that civ-
From Africa to Greenland, from Man-
churia to Patagonia, the face of the Peruna
girl is familiar and the praises of Peruna
as a catarrh remedy are heard.
Succefl'ut in North and South.
Peruna crossed the Equator several years
ago, to tind in the Southern Hemisphere
the same triumphant suice.fs that has
marked its career in the Northern Hemis-
I'runa is a standard catarrh remedy the
It cure catarrh by eradicating it from
iPermanent (.at re.
It obviates the necessity of all local treat-
ment and its relief. i of permanent char-
Without a Peer.
No other remedy has so completely dom-
inated the whole earth as 'eruna.
Jn Every Tongue.
In all languages its glowing testimonials
In all climes the demands for Peruna in-
Switzerland's income from tourists is
said to be ahout ft25.oo0.W.
riso's 'Cure IN thiie ent mnediolne woe ver uied
for all aifflectns of throat and lungs.-Wx.
U. ENDaLmaY. Vanbure,. Ind., Fob. 10, 1W00.
DI)irtl e brti'.k, toned f cliipp'ied granite
and clay, ii a recent Scittih itivention.
To ("fr. a ('oeId In One )aer
Take L.axative lromo Quinlnne TfrbltK. All
drtiggittat rotund tnioety If It fallen to .ure.
E. W. Orove'n stinatur, is on box. 2..
Most Japanese officers and many of the
men can speak Russian.
Saralh Ikrnhardt it to make a South
African tour next May.
Itch cured in 30 minutes by Wool'ord's
Sanitary Lotion. Never Fails. Sold by all
druggiats, *$1. Mail orders promptly filled
by r. K. Detchon, Crawfor vlle, Ind.
A locomotive consumes forty-five gallons
el water for every mile it runs.
Tayloe a Oberokee etmedy of Sweet Gum
ad 1Mullen is Nature's great remedy-OurMe
Coughs, Colds, Croup and Consumptlon,and
all t roat and lung troubles. At drgists,a
Ue.. No. aad S1. per bottle.
Cuba's immigration last year was 20,000.
Three-fourths won Spaniards.
Vf /f/// / /
An Extensive Laboratory, Frons Hlawait.
To supply this remedy to the whole world Prince Jonah Ka!anianaole. delegate in
taxes to te utmost oe of the beat laba ongres from awaii, writes from Wash-
tories in the United States. ington, 1). C., ,n follows:
-I can cheerfully recommend your Peruna
A Word From AustraLta. an a very effective remedy for coughs, colds
SF and catarrha troubles."
Walter 11. Woodward Bomadier Royal and catarrhal troubles."
Australian Artillery, Hobart, Tas~mania A Cuban Minister.
writes: Senor Quesada, Cuban Minieter to the
"I suffered for several year with a dis- I'nited States, writes from Washington,
tresaing condition of the head and throat, I). ( ., as follows:
caused by continual colds. "Peruna I can recommend as a very
"My head and nostrils were stopped up good medicine. It is an excellent strength-
most of the time and there was a dlis- 'niing tonic, and in also an eflicacious cure
charge, and my sense of smell was affected for the almost universal complaint of ca-
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of that time I was cured aud felt in tine constantly receiving from all quarters of
health generally, and am pleased to give the globe in behalf of his famous catarrh
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Mr. TheomasH. Ha wa ain the city
Louis D. Doler, of Spel"man, Ga.,
visited Tallahassee this week.
Miss Fannie Meleod and Miss Annie
Lloyd Bond are visiting at Lloyds.
.Capt. J. W. Buhell made us a few
minutes very pleasant visit yesterday.
Col. J. K. Phillips, a prominent citi-
zen of Monticello, visited Tallahassee
Something is wrong with the man
who slips down twice on the same ban-
For the best of everything in our
line, always remember to call on Wight
Miss Cora Cover left yesterday to
take the position as house-keeper at
Great improvements have recently
been made t the fire department head-
quarters in this city.
The best way to get in on the "ground
floor" is to put the ground in the very
best possible condition.
Miss Jefferson Bell is attending the
annual meeting of the Florida Press
Association at Lake City.
SArbitration is the method employed to
convince both the contending parties
that they are in the wrong.
General David Lanr has gone to
be bookkeeper for Supt. B. F. Whit-
aker, at the State Hospital.
Hon. John S. Beard of Pensacola,
was a prominent arrival at the Capital
on Sunday and left Wednesday.
Beverly W. Ward of Pensacola, has
succeeded Capt. B. F. Whitner as pen-
sion clerk in the office of Comptroller
Mr. Chas. S. Apte, traveling repre-
s-|tive for the El Prwedo Cigar Co.,
h" returned from an extended trip to
Preparations are being made as fast
as possible for a handsome new home
for this newspaper and the Collins Job
Mr. H. L. Reeves, a merchant and
agriculturist of Concord, Fla. was
shaking hands with his Tallahassee
The hired man who is temperate, hon-
est and careful is cheaper at higher
wages than the one who abuses farm
animals or gets tipsy.
All the members of the Woodmen of
p the World are requested to attend a
meeting Monday night. See notice
elsewhere in this issue.
The T. I. A., under the leadership of
Mrs. Genevie Randolph, has arranged
for a May party for the children on
Liwis P irk, early in May.
Noq how much ground is covered, but
how well the work is done, is what
county in time and in the profit mar-
gin. Northwestern Horticulturist.
If you wish a nice suit of clothes, a
i(obby hat or a neat tie, shoes, or any-
thing in a gents' furnishing line, re
member Wight & Burns are th! boys
that will give you your moneys worth.
Mr. W. G. Long, who went as a del-
egate to the Grand Lodge meeting of
the Knights of Pythias at Tallahassee
last week, reports having had a royal
good time!-Tavares Herald.
The Cocoa literary debaters will set-
tle the question: "Resolved. That the
printing press has done more for man-
kind than the steam engine." Whether
it has or whether it has not, we won't
attempt to say, but they both ret side-
tracked at times."B-anner of Liberty.
Hon. A. 8. Mann, of Jacksonville,
chief of the Flor'da Good Roads Asao-
ciation, and Mr. R. L. Spoon of Jack-
sonville, an expert road builder, are in
S the city this week. They will construct
a mile of sample road leading from the
depot to the btmaines section.
By accident I ran acroa a copy of
The True Democrat, and I assure you
I am well with its bright appearance
and wish you unbounded succeeds for all
time to come. I aend you a few dots,
as I know your average patrons want to
hear from Carrabelle.--Lawrence. .
A delicious sauce for any kind of pud-
ding: Stir together to a cream four
tablespoonful of white surar two of
,. butter and one of flour. Add the white
1 of an en, beaten to a white froth; pour
on a gill of boiling water, tiring and
beating fast. Add lemon, nutmeg, van-
Silla, or whateA"r flavoring ]ou prefer.
Mr. JuliM Solomen, one of the most
popular commercial me n Florida and
one of the very best poted on itic
and politician, is at liam la sty
efo a few ayl. If Y0 w*ir to be
p d atn ety ea -ma" on I
both of tbem ane .eeA who
I have moved my store from the
Nowlin building on Clinton street, to
the old Gallic building, No. 829 East
Jefferson street, where I will continue
to conduct one of the very best grocery
satoree to be found in Tallahassee
Thanking my friends and customers for
the liberal patronage they have given
me in the ast, I invite them, one and
all, toviit me at my new oumrteis
where having more room and better
facilities than ever before, I will be in
a position to do better by them. Ccme
and aee me in my new business home.
J. L. PRINGLE,
Col. and Mrs. W. D. Loomis, of
Wilkesbarre, Pa., gave a farewell din-
ner at the Leon Wednesday, and de-
parted for home Thursday with their
charming daughter, Miss E. E. Loomis.
Among the guests present were Mr.
and Mrs. John C. Costa, Mrs. Arrow
Smith and Miss Dykes.
Quite party from Tallahassee attend-
eda big fsh fry at Orchard pond, near
Mannington. on Wednesday. In the
rty were Mr. sad Mrs. Geo. L. Bagr
of Minaeapolis, Mrs. Spence Doug-
las, of Norfolk Mrs. Geo. Lewis, Mises
Mary and Evelyn Lewis and Dr. C. M.
Mr. Joshua Duncan, a disabled and
worthy Confederate veteran of this
county, writes us he is a candidatee for
doorkeeper of the Senate, and we hope
he will be elected to the position. Very
few of the old heroes are left us; let a
help them. whenever and wherever we
Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Branaeombe, of
Jacksonvilp, arm visitil TaiHhaage
this week. Mr. Branaoibe is the pop-
ula reMeestative of the Kingan .,
a M B,- B raembeinonb er first
vit te Ta, and is delihtd
with the city..
oiCftt and bein
mI~i~l Hlmimlteou unmiteon
wowsastu) s aa ba
ma devoted conskderable
sio th mtOt o seocuris da-
mfwts for iomda. White
have been andig titastaru
e r t omtrnuy, with a vmw
11- mPMttve stolen in dif-
tt aMr. Chriasutie has con-
M amasss 4 territory, auch
he- *nm--NO aWM Macnigan. Has
s to th are very clearly set
t the folewing statement made
s tool s
IN these sto4e06
Ofat these tales will tell d a
deseiesm of his famly. AtM
a Yest" meStenea
in a eonrt a intie a
dhs w W t a . R
drei rm m ited p n for
donmer t of the randher
u the page of the paper an d 8
atM. kU riptio of me Ap w,t*
k loving woman s crifidn her vy
life for her children's comfoAt.
These varying phass of life run so
persistently through the news which is
gathered daily from every part of the
country that they have gottento be tale
and matter of fact.
Men merely laugh when a husband
leaves his home and family, or a young
man abandons the girl who trusted him
and was betrayed.
And a woman's devotion is taken as a
matter of course.
It is so common to hear of a mother's
willingness to go through every misery
for her loved ones, that one s apt to
think that men are so absolutely selfish
that they think only of themselves,
that they will gratify their own per-
sonal desires, no matter what the con-
so revalent is the idea that the self-
sacrifice of one man whose story we
shall tell will come like the opening in
a mountain that has been viewed as be-
yond the possibility of ever being cleft:
This man was ill and crippled and far
beyond his first youth. He was ern-
ing 50 cents a day and sending it all to
his invalid wife hundreds of miles away
that the pittance might buy the neces-
sities of life.
That is what one man did. One man
that is known.
But wouldn't you feel safe to venture
that he is but one of many that the
world knows nothing of, and, shame to
say cares less?
Think of a man earning 50 cents a
day and depriving himself of even the
beggarly living that it would briag
him? He had no thought of himself.
His own welfare did not count one iota.
He sent his all to his wife and then
looked after himself. If he starved the
woman would not know. Prohbbly he
lied to her. Very likely he told her he
was getting a dollar a day and was div-
idine with her.
Will that lie count? Don't you think
the Recording Angel forgot to put it
down when it fell on his listening ears?
Consider this man, this true great-
hearted, noble man, and then let vour
mind veer around to the one who leads
a dual life; who gives his wife all she
has need of in mere living, who goes
home to her with a lie in his heart,
who gives her everything but his fidel-
ity: and that's what a wife wants most.
Which of these two wives is to be
pitied the more?
Yes, there are men ani men.-Pa-
A called meeting of the Woodmen of
the World will be held next Monday
night to confer decree work. All mem-
bers are requested to be on hand.
C. Z. FiNN,
Notice of Removal.
To close out soon; the drug store and
fixtures of R. L. Collins, drug store in
Masonic building will be sold at a great
J. G. COLuNS,
At about 2 o'clock last Saturday
morning a fire broke out in the baking
department of H. W. Smith's, at Punta
Gorda, a la portion of the place be-
1in detrd with an estimated loss of
500 lea than half of which ois
covered by urahne. A Herald extra
says the die "emp i es the im-
perative need of r protection and
hat every one there to sreed to that.
Oh, my Guide, Them knowest the per-
plexities of my life. I do not wish to
hurt myself or others by my freedom,
nor do Iwish to make them think reli-
gion a hard and narrow thn. So
come to Thee, aki Thee always to
@how me what to wat not todo.
In allthe world of Joy let me never for.
get Thee. In every denial and hard.
nes let me think 1of Thee. And make
me free with Ty feedom aid bound
with Thy love. Ama -Selected.
No matter what r buinesasw use
goodpr ;t eIt's t 4e by which
I a.- bot e Ye,%- We can pleae
able tineeiuent We neiasan but
tiesi. Ait-lass wfc. Wd do it for
Dealer in Hardware,
Wagons, Carriages and all Kinds of Agri-
cultural Implements, Sugar Mills and
Kettles, Mill and Plumbers Supplies, Farm
and Garden Tools.
Patent Disk Cultiva-
tors, Builders Supplies and Sporting Goods.
If you catf't find what you want you
may be sure Yaeger has it.
confectioner and. Grocer.
The 6holcest and Freshest Goods
at the Lowest Living Prices.
GEO. W. CHILD.
S ". ey, of ibe people of the State
*. Wfr-ida have lately been open to toe
Sfet that they could nave located a moig
them the most desirable class o mimmi-
gramts by the making of an eftorc,"
sakid Mr. Christie.
"There has been and is now a great
movement all over this State to aecure
desirable settlers, and immessaauaole
good has been done to the State by tne
idveruasenenus o the different uwnis,
Meards ox irade and individuals, but asi
of this work has been scattered broad-
cast over the country, and no concerted
effort has been made to reach the peo-
ple of any one wumirry or dautrict, and
to induce them to come to Vlorma in
bodies and settle in one community.
".t is an accepted fact mat in unity
there is strength, and what better unmLy
can we asa lor tan to have ten families
from one county come to Fiorda and
settle in the same district, lor while it
as acinowledgeo that the people of our
own 'Lorida are among ute aiost hos-
pitable in the United b.ated, sull people
ieel more at, ho.e were here sise a
Jew other set Lerd trom their vwn dls-
u.tt. An average ot bu per cent of the
immigrant tria. come to this btate
leave aiter une fires season, for they
come here witn the idea that as soon ad
they have crossed the ioronda line tneir
fortunes are made, anra inould their
nrst crop turn out to be a failure they
have no one to encourage them, ante
feel that to stay inm Ftonaa would only
be a succession ci taiiures; therefore,
they leave before they nAve really
learned to tarm in the I -onaa way.
"Such is not the case were there
are a community of settlers trom one
district, as they act as an encourage-
ment to eacn ouher, and when one man
sees another from its home section
maxe a success, it spurs him on to
greater enort, as he teeis that it is
only a question of a tew seasons when
he, too, can have a good farm.
"tierelure, 14m in lavur of making
a concerted ertort in a lew States at a
Lime to secure immigrants or a high
class, and to give them every encour-
ageiment in our power when they come
among us. '1 o better obtain the destred
results, I believe that we neea a State
bureau of immigration, for while, as 1
said before, there has been a great ac-
tivity among individuals, how much
better result* can be ouamined rom con-
ceri efrtort, when can oniy come when
backed up by all the power of the State
"We need desirable settlers, and we
need them now, ani we need people that
will come to stay.'
Our all-star State Legislature aggre-
gation will appear in refined repe, wire
ioe nine soliu weeks in 'ailahassee, be-
ginning April 4.-'Times-Union.
Spotless Let's sea, the Illinois
Legislature was charteo with corrup-
tion about the time I went away --how
did that affair end?"
"Oh, the Legislature disproved the
"It expelled the man who brought
them."- Houston Post.
Mrs. Nellie Eastman and Master Dell
have been visiting Mrs. Eastman's
parents in Gadaden county this week.
'ne two Eastman families will leave at
an early date for Oregon to reside in
tha future. All their Leon county
friends and acquaintances dislike to see
so desirable a number of citizens leave,
but the elder Eastmans' have other
children out west and they go to all be
together again. May they all live long
and prosper, and decide to return at
some future day.
Ph s ad
All kinds of
planned and con-
ing to the latest
Porch columns, brackets, mantels, grills, fancy gable ornaments,
and turned and scroll work of every description. Brick, Lime and
Cement for sale.
All Orders will Receive Prompt Attention.
We Guarantee Our Work to be First-Class in
Particular. Prices Reasonable.
Office, Shop and Lumber Yard,
on Sea Board Air Line, on lot
P. 0. BOX 7.
sits serene atop the rigs we have for
hire. They're easy running, of course;
S lthe horses that draw them ar man.
age d with scarce an effort; but withal
| the equipment is styllah to a degree.
Every convenience, every comfort goes
with the equipages we let by the day
or hour. The lesser time will prove our
IIE E3 CAPITAL CITY LIVERY STABLES,
r- i C. T. HANmocK, Prop.
Phones 79 and 89.
and better are the chances of your
getting perfect flour satisfaction, when
you use the Clifton Brand. Truth to
tell, there's little likelihood of your
having anything but a pure, wholesome
yet economical product. But don't be
content with a "just as good" flour-
demand the Clifton everytime, it is the
very best. At J. W. COLLIN.'
pMop"irrom or TMt
OLD K EMPER LIVERY STABLES.
EVERYTHING ON WHEELS.
se to 100 N. Maonroet8
REGISTERED UNDERTAKER AND EMiALMER.I
BURIAL ROSES AND SHROUDS.
MARBLE MONUMENTS AND GRAVE STONES ERECTCD.
OPEN ALL HOURS. PHONE 38. 54 N. Mo .
Child Bros. Building and Lumber Co.
CONTRACTORS AND BUILDERS.
_ __ ~I___
of all kinds'of
rougi and dressed
Thank God far the m who cheerful
in ola at liof's tWeUbm I m -
Who adap of a br4ter tmArrow,
BMUe8 8a the sleud. t1 t0a1W.
His lfe I a bmattul wommo
And t his i the m-aM to Mee
MeNt talsbe with Iles sad they vane b.
IPace "c with a smw aid thferg f.
Farm staek JournaL
Hon. John L. Robison, of Woodville,
made his usual business trip to this city
Chief of Police Langston captured a
negro passing coouterfeit dollars last
Mr. Ronaldy Van Brunt, of the upper
portion of Leon county, was among his
TallahassM friends yesterday.
We keep legal blanks in stock. If we
should not have just what you want, It
will be furnished on short notice.
General Manager W. M. Legg, of the
G., F. & A. Railway, was among his
Tallahassee friends again yesterday.
Judge John W. Malone and Hon. Geo.
W. Walker, state attorney, held the
regular term of the Circuit Court at
Messrs. Julius Diamond and Julius
Ball have gone as delegates to the Ns-
tional Convention of Bnal' Beath at
Miss Jefferson Bell has returned home
after a very pleasant visit to friends at
Jacksonville, Ocala and other South
Mr. J. L. Pringle, the grocer, has
moved his store from the Nowlin cor-
ner on Clinton street, to the Clark
building on Jefferson street, one door
Mr. A. S. Wells will leave hext week
for the markets to lay in a stock of good
combination horses. He sa y he will
guarantee them, and you know that
Wells' guarantee goes.
Mrs. Herbert J. Cassidey, who has
been visiting relatives and friends In
Tallahassee for some little time, re-
turned home this week. Mrs. Casoidey
has been having a delightful time while
Wallace McPherson was caught in
the machinery at Child Bros. plaining
mills this morning and whirled around
until both of his legs and arms were
broken. He was found in an uncon-
scious condition and is still in that con-
dition. The doctors think he may not
If you like The True Democrat, and
we see no reason why any enterprising
citizen of Leon county should not, come
a-- .ad give us $1 on subscription, and
thus encourage us to go on and do even
better, although our enemies do insinu-
ate that we are "poverty-stricken" and
a howling "hit dog." That's all right!
We can stand all such flings as that so
long as we get the patronage.
Miss Tonnie Griscomb, of the upre-
portion of this county during the winter
season, is a sportswoman right. Beeid a-
being a champion alligator hunter on
our lakes she entered a golf contest at
Thomasville with a number of her win-
ter visitor friends, lust week, and re-
turned to her Leon county home with
all the honors. She thus sustains the
reputation n of our Tallahasse (or Leon
Mrs. Charles Cay of Tallahassee, who
has been the charming guestof Col. and
Mrs. Raymond Cay for the past ten days,
expects to return home during the week.
Senator Taliaferro is receiving a
cordial welcome from his many friends
upon his return from Washington. * *
Mr. Jefferson Beale Browne spent Sat-
urday here, leaving Sunday for Talla-
hassee. He was en route from Sewanee,
Tenn., where he went to place his son.
Master Joe Browne, in the university.
--Jacksonville Sun, 20th.
An amusing incident in front of the
mtomce: Time Thursday afternoon
ust after the mall was opened. l)r
M. Ausley drove up with him pet;
jiext came the *sunshine-scattering l)
M. Lowery, and then Dr. F. Clifton
Moor. Each began to tell what he had
in horseflesh, and The True Democrat
thought he would get an item. But,
Sto relate, each one decided he had
best horse and no trade was brought
about. However Wells says he is going
to bring something here in a f-w days
that will make them all turn green with
envy, while Messrs. Cay, Hancock.
Dunean and Mumford are sawing wood
and saying nothing. Just witch results.
Sped.Sal l *f Soaps.
The Capital City Pharmacy has now
on a special sale of an excellent quality
of Soaps. Call and secure some before
they are all gone. Going like hot cakes.
L E. Cohen, Proprietor.
Hon. B. F. Whitner, recently a point-
ed aouperintendent for the State loepital
for nsane at Chattahoochee, reported
for duty on Thursday, as the succeor
of V. H. Gwyn. Dr. Goodbroad will
aerplort for duty at once. Dr. J. H.
h of Baltimore will take charge
of h paition after April 16th.
Slduleof the Georgia, Flor-
d1 tt Railroad in our adver-
d the l t of the First Na-
Sd abaaee in another
-h o ~It is one of the
banto th work ht.
WIheele A wiM!U ants are
guy to put em and they work right.I
cusion of topi free to alL
Preaching by pastor at 7.80 p. m.
Services wi continue throughout the
week, and will be preparatory to the se-
ries of revival arvices to be conducted
by Miss Emma Tucker of Nashville,
Tenn., whowill arrivein time to efgage
in the work Sunday, April 2. She will
be accompanied lby Right, as leader
of music. The itor cordially invites
the cooperation o the Christiansof Tal-
lahaseu and attesdanceof the public.
Suitable music will be rendered at all
Services at St. John's every Sunday.
Holy communion at 7.30 a. m.; morning
service, with communion, on the first
Sunday in the month at 11.00 o'clock.
Evening service at 7.30 o'clock. Guild
meets on second Sunday in the month
after morning service, and for business
on the first Wednmday of the month in
the afternoon. The Woman's Auxiliary
meets on the first Monday of the month
In the afternoon. Literary every Fri-
day afternoon, except during Lent,
when the hour is 7.30 o'clock.
Lenten services: Prayer every after-
noon except Wednesda and Friday at
4.80. Celebration of Holy Communion
every Wednesday at 12 m. Litany
every Friday at 12 m. Evening prayer
on Friday at 7.80 p. m, Celebrations
as usual every Sunday during Lent.
First Baptist Church-Lord's Day,
March 23. Services at 11 a. m. and at 7
p. m. Morning subject, "The relation
of the Holy Spirit to the believer in
Christ." Evening subject, "The ques-
tion of personal faith in Christ."
Bible school at 10 a. m. Prof. A. A.
Junior Baptist Union at 8 p. m., Sub-
Je t, "Civilization, Christianity and the
India." Leader Miss Mamie Stilley.
Senior B Y. P. U. at 6.45 p. m.
Hubiect. "Fatherhood and Brother-
LCAL AND PIISAL hukmoe
cession to orids's Deaocratlc expo- TRX C P l i
nent Is w o dmme e' the *s "* ex- s- *oP -0 e
ida sh pd e Me tsht a goidliv season of M: UWiW
tog for two aero 1-, and the Week-ly- | - - -
Democrat t to luish for CE CAS.
want ofa nt. Andrews,1 Tin Work of
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The True Democrat, an eight we 1be-------------------------- 1
wMekly Iubldishl at Tallahassee by n o 0 ta s ------------------- --- 2 Orders for Sewer (
G. Collins, made its first appearance 100 be .- ------------------ me
March 8rdn lst. As predicted in thee ---- -- -- -- should be placed
columns, it la frst class pe r both
edidtorialy and tyi phcapAly, and TICE1TS I CASHT N
should q kly command extensive sup-j22 10-lb. tickets [ lb. Ice.... $1.00 RIGHT NO'
port. has received cordial greetings 4 26-lb. tickets [I,115 lbs. -. 5.00 .
from the State w in general. 25 50-lb. tickets [1 lbs. Ice. .00 A Full Line of Bath
Punta Gorda Heras. 20 100-lb. tickets U Ice]. 6.00
The True Democrat, John Collins' Closet Appliances of
new Tallahassee apr, has reached this Ton lots, one delivry.... .... $6.00
office, and after careful nspction we Sacking ice..... 1Oc per sack additional patterns constantly onl
can conscientiously and cheerfully say SODA WATERS.
that it is fully up to the standard ex- dosen.
ected from him. Bright and snappy ed. Soda, assorted flavors--------.......-..----. 25
itorials grace its editorial page, while Genuine Atlanta Coca-Cola.--.--.... 36 5e. I
the local and general news pages are It Is the desire of the Ice Cornany to
full of interesting matter carefully con-ie nromn t ory service, Wholeesle and R
densed. We are pleased to e Bro. giv a lsle
Collins back In the fold, and wish for and any inattention or neglect of dryv-
the Tru D rat that success ofwhich er wil be corrected by ning No. 9. DEALER IN
its Initial number ia so promising.- Midde Florida I ALL KINDS
Live Oak Democrat. o d ALL KINDS
It is to be regretted that certain IIncorporated.]
neput n600ia. Florida & Alabama Fresh M4
out of place, but it is undemocratic. df
you can not speak kindly of a man who Rl nM .
a doing his duty faithfully and con- Front Stall, City M
scientiously, then keep still. Your (C., T. & G. R. R. CO.) ISide of Buldi
silence just now would be commenda- Side of Buildi
ble. -Palatka Times-Herald h e...i,.pi.. i ,-. .- 1 ,, ,, ,. ..
.'... um. ....* .a.... eq U. IPA. 'Ta lla hassee -uFla.
REPORT Of THE CONDTIOMN
OF THE Leave Atlanta
FIRST NATIONAL BANK Iaib
AT TALLAHA88EE, Arrive Jacksonville
In the Htate of Florl
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Overdraft., secured o
A most cordial invitation is extended u. Bonds to secure
to all persons to come and worship with Banki housefi nit
us. Strangers will be especially wel- Due froni Nattonal I
Due from State Bank
WOODVILL IT S.Due fro approved
Checks ard other caal
Notes of other Natlin
from Our Regular Correpondent. Fractional paper cur
Woodville, March 23. LIwful Money .ervn
Success to the new paper! Long live i i-tender notes
TheTrue Democrat I hUl humble scribe Redmption fund wit
has undrtaken the pleasant task of ( per cent of circu
chronicling the doings of this little vil- Total
Mr. Troy Ferrell has moved his fam- Capital stock paid in
ily from this place to his farm, about Hurlus fund
two and a haff miles from here. Undivided profits. l
An important meeting of the Wood- t alink note
men Circle was held Friday, March 17. Due to other National
Rev. J. T. Coleman preached at the Due to State Banks a8
Methodist church Sunday, March 19. Due to Trust Compa
There were also services at the Baptist individual deposits su
church also. Time certificates of Ie
Supt. E B. Eppes was in Woodville Cashir'checks outa
Monday morning looking after school Total
matter. STATE or O iLiA. i
Mis, Grace Knapp having resigned County of Lon.
her position as principal of the Wood- b.kI. doC. lemny.we
ville High School on account of poor I. true to the best ofr
health, Mrs. Julia C. Trice was appoint-
ed to complete the term. Misw Lilla oaarT Attest:
Smith was appointed to teach the re-
mainder of the term at the Lawhorn
school, which was being taught by Mrs. and
lrice. Subscribed and wo
I* ri of March. 11,06.
Mrs. Arthur Wiggins is quite ill with [ofMari.
Miss Lottle Child returned from Tal-
lahassee Tuesday, to resume her duties
as assistant teacher in the Woodville
High School. The atrons of the school Spring
here are very anxious to show a good
average attendance for these last two
months of the term now being taught,
as the chances for securing an appro-
priation from the State, and making'
this a graded school depend upon the 'i
averae. We hope that success will at-
tend their efforts.
Mrs. Chandler Revell, of Waycross,
is visiting relatives near here.
Mr. Gus Bennett, from near Quincy.
visited relatives in Quincy this week. an
A party of Woodvillians are having a an
picnic today on the St. Marks river.
W.W. Lyon, city engineer, came up Wednesd
from Palatka this week.
TEI STATE 1PRSS.
C8 li a sad Ce m ea 1selew"ted hm ers
far Meo N m* MISS ADE
Tallahassee's new paper, The True
Democrat, must be particularly strong
for prohiotion If tine High Sprnngs 149 N.
Hornet is accurate in saying that 'it
bids fair to become a deep fountain of TALLAHASSEI
water for the imparting ot sublime wis-
dom and knowledge." Live Oak Dem-
ocrat. Fancy Work P
Democrats of Florida should hold in
n et uem the rensacola Journal.
T daily prints the news in attractive
style, and its editorials bear no mark of
that minister influence which has labored
in this State to corrupt the public press.
The Pensacola Journal is fair, conrva-
tive and Democratic.-Monticello News.
Tallahassee is being congratulated
upon the handsome manner in which she
entertained the Pythian Grand Lodge
.moeta which has Just elosd its sea-
aton ere. All repreeentativee who
attended join in doclarinW that the en-
trtainment was spendid. The work of
th Grand Lodge was very profitable
and many things which are of great in.
tarwt to the order were transacted in
saMt order.-TSampa Herald.
The second number of the Weekly
True Democrat, of Tallahassee, has
made its appearance, and the new a..
._ and they are largest in their line on their plan.
Cassava and Green Cane The only Nursery in existence allowing you to see tes
Seed. growing before you pay for them. Is that not enough to
-sale a nice lot of convince you that you will get exactly what you buy and
I have for-sale a nice lot of of the best grade ?
Cassava and Gree Cane Seed. They fully guarantee their trees and are absolutely re-
us G. G. GIBBS. sponRible. Prices are right and I give my guarantee too.
Budded Pecans, Pears, Peach, Plums, Figs and all other
FRELNDS. HOSkinds of trees, Ornamentals. Roses, etc.
FREELAND'S SHOPS, Remember that no ot urser makes such a liberal
o.. T.LM...W, proposition and hold your order unil Salesman calls and
BARBBR AND TAILOR WORK. he will submit you the proposition in a few words.
A;la tS.."e 0.. In what home is fruit and flowers not a ated and
r worth their cost? L C.
Ageacy For 1Te Roygl Taloca. worth their east ? L.C. YA1iGUR, Aggt
rlda, at the close of business,
arch 14. 1906.
nd unIw*.urel 2.72-1 87
circulation r0.,00 00
turp and fixture a 6.3m 86
Bankn (not reserve
s and Bankers 20.306 08
esrve amenta 42.M 17
h Items 10,14M 26
nal Bank 1.U969 00
rency, nickels and
ve In Bank. viz:
10.000 00-27.288 20
th U. S Treasurer
latior) 2.600 00
ars.l and 9
bject to chi
s 50,000 00
eck 328,858 82
ahirr of the above-named
ear that the above statement
my knowledge anl relief.
W. C. LFWI,.
E. B. LaW i,
;. E. LEwis,
n to im fore me this 21st day
B. C. WHITFIELD,
ay, March 22.
No. I No. s A portion of your Patronage is
12.2am 7.50am solicited. Prompt attention is
9.10 am .17 pm given to all orders.
12.66 pm LM pm
12.5 0pm1 8.5 pm a Telephone No. 121.
. 750pm 10.6C am
No. 1 No. 87
2.00 pm 8.00 am WALTER L. WIGHT. TONY "UINS.
3.14 pm 10.00 am
8.45 pm 10.45 am
7.00pm. WIG.T & BURNS
No. 2 No. 38
11.80 am 1.30 pm
11.456am 1.60 pm
12.16 pm 2.44pm
1.30 pm 6.00 pm
9.06 am 4.00 pm
No2. 'No. 4
lIAve Tallahaasee 3.26 pm 6.36 am
Leave Bainbridge 5.15 pm 8.27 am
Anr le Arlington 7.21 pm 10.14 am
Arrive Cuthbert 8.30 pm 11.36 am
Arrive Atlanta 7.36 am 7.25 pm
W. M. Legg. E. 0. Alston,
General Manager. General Passenger Agent,
R. C. Snipe..
Traveling Passenser Arent,
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MENS' FURNISHERS, SHOES.
TAILOR MADE CLOTHES.
Near Seaboard Depot. PlMlo
The Best Hard Wood and Pine in stock
all the time. Prompt delivery, and sat-
J. W. DOLLAR.
The newest and best
A Satisfactory Fit Guaranteed
or money refunded.
D. R. COX, Druggist.
the stock in our stables will be a pleas-
ure for Ithe horseman. The showing of
of every description is an interesting
S i one.
Those in need of business horses or
drivers should see these animals.
There's a grand lot to select from.'
Prices are right.
J AY Feed and Sales Stable,
*J C 140 South Adams Street.
THE ORIFFINO BROS. CO-
Whn are Thev ? What Is Their Rusiness ?
Mate.da a Specalty. NURSERY M EN
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