The weekly true Democrat
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Title: The weekly true Democrat
Uniform Title: Weekly true Democrat (Tallahassee, Fla. 1905)
Physical Description: 7 v. : ;
Language: English
Publisher: John G. Collins
Place of Publication: Tallahassee Fla
Creation Date: July 14, 1905
Publication Date: 1905-1912
Frequency: weekly
Subjects / Keywords: Newspapers -- Tallahassee (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Leon County (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
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Spatial Coverage: United States -- Florida -- Leon -- Tallahassee
Coordinates: 30.451667 x -84.268533 ( Place of Publication )
Dates or Sequential Designation: Vol. 1, no. 1 (Mar. 3, 1905)-v. 7, no. 52 (Feb. 16, 1912).
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VOL. 1.


NO. 20.

Good Government; Honesty in Public Office; BEqal Justice to All-Special Privileges to None.
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Di9ault Tas eof the Two Bea
Happily Complted.

The True Democrat went to press last
week while the educational boards in
joint session were still at work, and
we were able only to announce the elee-
tion of Gainesville for the site of the
University by a vote of 6 to 4, and the
unanimous choice of Tallahasee as the
site of the Female College.
In its subsequent seasons the joint
board decided to continue the work of
the University at Lake Citytempr-
arly, for a yer, in order to alow time
for t meen ns ry building
at Gainesville.
Dr. Andrew ledd was chosen as Pre-
dent of the University and Prof. A. A.
Murpree as President of the Female Col-
lege each at a salary of ,6500 a year.
Ea was authorized to name a faculty
for the respective institutlons, subject
to the approval of the boards.
The location of the Deaf Dumb and
*Bld institute was not de iitely made,
but was offend to Lake City.to be
located at that place if desire by the
people thereof, otherwise to reman at
St. Augustine; and a committee com-
posed of Superintendent Holloway
and Mmsrs Bryan and Adams, of the
Board of Control, was appointed to
ascertain the wishes of Lake City.
In reply to the offer of the joint board
to Lake City of the Blind, Deaf and
Dumb Institute, the mayor of that city.
the chairman or the board of county
commissioners and the chairman of the
citizen's committee united in a com-
munication addressed to the committee
appointed to present the matter on be-
half of the ioint board, "respectfully
but firmly" declining the honor. That
,-inststution will therefore remain at St.
Superintendent Holloway was chosen
as the secretary of the joint boards.
One of the wisest and most satisfac-
tory acts of the joint board was the de-
termination to establish a complete
Normal department for each of the two
colleges, thus solving what had been
regarded as the rather difficult problem
of Normal co-education as it had prevail-
ed heretofore at the DeFunlak Spritag
For the University:
D. Y. Thomas, History.
J. M. Farr English and Literature.
Chas. M. Connor, Agriculture.
S. A. Roberts Ass't in Agriculture.
E. R. Flint. Chemistry.
A. W. Blair, Ass't. Chemistry.
B. H. Bridges, Second Ass't. Chem-
J. R. Benton, Physics.
M. T. Hockstrasser, Mechanical En-
C. H. Cox, Civil Engineering.
Carl Schmidt, Mathematics.
E. H. Sallard Zoology.
F. M. Rolfs, Botany.
C. A. Finley, Librarian and Custodian.
IProf. Veterinary Science (to be filled.)
Ais't. in Botany (to be filled.)
Pnysical Director (to be filled.)
J. T. Mitchell, Foreman Agricultural
F.M. Stearns, Gardener Horticul-
tural Department.
Normal Department-H. E. Bennett,
Principal W. F. Yocum, Latin; W. F.
Floyd, Science; W. F. Cawthorn,
Mathematics; G. M. Lynch, History.
For the Female College:
L. W. Buchholz, A. M., Professor of
Philosoph and Pedagogy. Profe
S. M. Tucker, Ph. D., Professor of1
English Language and Literature.
S J.C. Calhoun, A. M., Professor of
German and Romanic Languages.
J. M. Anderson, Ph. D., Professor of
Greek and Latin.
Gerome McNeil, Ph. D., Chemistry
and Biology.
Arthur Williams, A. M., Professor of
History and Political Science.
E.R. Smith, A. M., Professor of
SMiss Mary Apthorp, A. B., Librarian'
P and Assistant In Latin.
Mrs. W. H. Reynolds, Matron.
To be supplied: Teacher of Primary
Method and Director of Model School.
Teacher of Domnestic Science and
Manual Training. .
Teacher of Drawing and Painting.
Teacher of Vocal Music and Voice
Culture and Instrumental Music.
Teacher of Flocutlon
Teacher of Physical Culture.
Normal Department-L. W. Buch-
holz. principal; Mrs. J. C. Compton. M.
E. L; Miss Mary Sidney Johnson, A.
B, Assistant; Miss Anna E. Chaires,
Kindergarten Instructor.
For the Blind, Deaf and Dumb Insti-

W. B. Hare, Principal.
A. H. Walker, Literary Deuartment.
/ Miss Pattie Thomason. Teacher of
the Deaf.
Miss Cora M. Jack, Teacher of the
Miss Sadie Lillard, Teacher of the
Deaf and Physical Culture.

Miss M. Burton, Teacher of the
R. LParks Msk.
Mrs. W. B.Hare, Matron.
W. EL Pope, Printing and Boys' Su-
Miss W. I. MeLane, Sewing and
Girls Supervisor
Miss Ma Rhyne, Dressmaking and
Children's Supervisor.
For the colored department: W. A.
Caldwell, Manager and Teacher.
Claude Samuel, Assistant and Girls'
Considering the unusual and exceed-
inglv dUifficult duties which the Board of
Control and the State Board of Educa.
tion were called upon to perform under
the arbitrary provisions of the Back-
man College Law, and the positive re-
quirement of haste in the performance
thereof, In order that no interru on
or delay might occur In the admirntra-
tion of the new system, the two boards
have proceeded with -dmirable her-
mny. extraordinary rapidity and,
wi under circumstances of great
deecyad dBlculty, to a eonVMmmt
which, although not unexpected, reflects
infinite credit upon the facufie and
abilities of the several members, and
which will remain a an enduring mon-
ument to their wisdom their Judgment
and their patriotism, throughout gen-
erations yet unborn.
Dr. Ilecler's Appiataieait.
From th e PF ndmol t Journal:
Albert Williamson, of the Jackson.
ville Floridian, is a good fellow and he
always ms means well, but he unfortunate-
ly seems to be the possessor of one of
those hair-trigger dlspositions which
have been the undoing of many another
good mansan and which, unless a curb of
some kind is put upon it, we greatly
fear will cause Albert himself many a
moment of remorse.
The Floridian's latest outbreak con-
sists of an attack on Governor Broward
for appointing Dr. Louis deM. Blocker,
of this city, on the committee to in-
vestigate the condition of affairs at the
State Insane asylum. The Floridian
bases its objection on the ground that
Dr. Blocker, as a former employee of
the asylum, could not now afford to
permit a report which would reflect on
its past numagermmt.
Therein is where the Floridian does
both Governor Broward and Dr. Block-
er a grave injustice.
So far as the governor is concerned
he id-right in appoitig on the com-
mittee a man whose past experience as
an attache of the asylum will enable
him to get at the bottom of the case
without any needless delay and without
that slow uncertainty which must ob-
viously characterize the work of a man
less familiar with the situation itself.
So far as Dr. Blocker is concerned.
the Floridian simply exhibits its igno-
rance of the man by presuming (1)
that he could have been a party to any
irregularities which may have existed
at the asylum under past managements
or (2) that he could be induced to sup-
press any part of the truth in an inves-
tigation of this kind, no matter whom
the truth might hurt orhelp. Dr. Block-
er is not the kind of a man which the
Floridian so hastily assumes him to be.
Rather than having made a mistake
in the appointment of Dr. Blocker, The
Journal does not hesitate to say that,
in its opinion, Governor Broward has
made few appointments as good, and
certainly none better, than the appoint-
ment of the gentleman referred to on
the asylum investigating committee.
in that appointment alone the public
has the best possible assurance that we
shall have the truth about the past and
present conduct of this most important
tate institution.
Oyster Beast.
One of the most enjoyable features of
the summer season at Panacea Springs
was an oyster roast at the hotel last
Saturday evening. The regular even-
ing meal was dispensed with and Instead
long tables were spread upon the
grounds north of the hotel and loaded
with roasted oysters and ether edibles.
The whole was preasided over by Mrs.
J. L. Morgan, who has a way of seeing
that each and every guest is waited on
bountifully. Everyone enjoyed the
oyster roast so much that it has been
decided to repeat It next Saturday, the
16th, and it may be decided to give
them every wee.
This hotel is now enjoying a very
liberal patronage-both mn the main
building-ad annex being comfortably
filled. There are yet some cottages be-
longing to the hotel, however, which
can be brought Into service, giving
room for anybody that comes.
John G. Keilum finishes his duties as
chief clerk of the house of represeet-
fives only to take upon himself the
duties of another important public po-
of the boerd of eontr6r created by the
Buekman school bilL Mr. Kailmu is a
oung nan of fine qualities of head nd
heaa.-ad dea the homers that are

befg bestowed upo him His friends
In Bradford outy hope that t=eRbeat
ofood fortune may aways attod bim.
otarke Tlgraph.
Try am ad in The True Democrat


the by h saN h we the honest
eole t tO m to serve
M tL .et 4 ob o l have
do to thr lk. asm f "You
have bees faithful, ov a -ow thns,
go up higher ad beo awler."
We feel strongly d-Mis to
aM that oer rspm says of At-

tory-Gner- llis, and we feel quite
saore is rightin asserting that ex.
Governor Jenintgs was e*gnant-if
other members of the Board of State
Inattumti were not-of all or most of
the events which took place at the hoe-
pital and in reltio thereto; and we
now have the statement of the Joint in-
etgati ttee, blushed in the
vTtmIe-Unm July V, that the report
of the commlsNm appointed in 1901 to
Investigate the hospIal, presented to
the Lelature of 190I was mutilated
and emasculated after It had boeen signed
and delivered to the Governor (3en-
nigs). If the House committee ap-
pointed to investigate the Joint inves-
tigating committee had not been short
of time, It might have taken up this
branch of the matter, and by interro-
gating Senator Sams and others, could
have secured some exceedingly interest-
ing testimony.

Fruds 7eb 01(bsm r Beterent-Ms
sad -peW nemats.
The a lS nof the Seaboard Air
Line RaIl an questioned sue-
ceas. Its prompt decent and ac-
ceptance by s a g jority of the
stockholders makes It an acqomplished
fact. The lan of thm new ners will
be prfcted without my further
or difficulty.
In a recent issue the New York News
Bureau says: "Mesrs. Thomas F.
Ryan, Blair & Co. Ladenburg, Thal-
mann & Co., and oet6 members of this
committee are relvig congratulatory
letters sMd teer-Mo en the great sue-
ces of the Saboa d adjustment plan
from the stockhod who are interest-
ed In the plan.
Said a prominent flmlneer here today:
The saces of the difled plan has
been as remarkable it sesatisfatoery
eecal t view o fact that the
actio of the stokbe inn apMtrMving
It was entirely vobt y. Theiholders
of over 8s Po es. of the oustandig
stock, of tFker own volition umu
deposited th e s1 k with isr tVsb
conmpni ateand since the ex-
piradion of tlaThekmi which deposit of
stock was to be made, numerous appml-
cations have bees renewed from do* -
holders ask- the prlege of deposit
Lad their Thalmaoa t
Thre has so b Io In the history
of the country a mo successful rall-
road rajutmemt andd this. has been
ompd notwithstanding the bitter
and determined attaclk mde =pon the
lan and the vorouseffort mae to in-
duence the stoeholers of the Seaboard
to withhold thholdeir appeal and consent.
Messrs. Thomas F. Ryan, Blair &k Co,
Ladenburg, Thalman Co. aad their
associates on the committee must feel
highly gratified and greatly pleased at
the confidence, ot only of the stock-
holders of the Seaboard Air Line Rail-
way, but of the general public, an is
evidenced in the remarkable success of
their plan of readjustment and the evi-
dence thereby given of their confidence
in the ability and fidelity of the present
management, as well as in the future of
the Seaboard Air Line Railway prop-
hAose familiar with the Seaboard and
advised as to its requirements have
recognized the necessity for funds -
I .6 I--move its tei !nal Utslls
to provide for the economical and expe-
ditious handling of its rapidly increas-
ing busine3a The plan proposed, it is un-
derstood, will provide a sum sufficient
to meet the present and future wants
of the Seaboard, and It is believed will
secure a satisfactory return to the stock-
holders upon the investment made by
Atterne GearaW May Male *Goo
trial owr Gyeerar.
Pensacola, July 7, 1905.
To the Editor of The True Dmocrat:
We heard some news from your city
recently that was refreshing to all true
Democrats. Rumor says a certain mat-
ter was up before a certain board at
the State Capitol, of which the Attor-
ney-General is a member, and after
listening for a while to the statements,
he declined to remain and take any
further part, as he thought the party
was not being accorded "a square deal.'
We have noticed your favorable com-
ment on his, Attorney-General llis' de-
mand, when the removal of the insane
asylum officials about to be made, that
it was the duty of the board to go into
full investigation of the asylum, before
anything else was done, and if there
was any wrong doing to find out to
whom the blame belonged. Had such
a manly course been followed, the guilty
would have been found, to be punished
later by the courts, and the people of
the State would have been sored the
posure made by the legislative com-
mittee ofthe atroities committed at

the asylum, which asto had the ctvl-

iet world, ahis d which it claimed,
woe on a to the late Governor Jwhoe
ourgs, who, It io said, two years ago
altered the report of Senator Sams and
others, cutting ot of their report what
g the doings of htos confidential
the doctor, then in change,

pnrthar tee he board, of the re-

four years have feuatiang

the convict eaw slds hs M sonb of



Items of Inteeot bee the Valems
Sate DepstmemU.

Appointments: Percy 8. Bacon.
Tampa, inspector of naval stores for
Dr. David W. Ramsaur. Palatka,
member of the State Board of Phar-
macy vice Dr. James E. K)ik, Jack-
sonvllle, resigned. 1
J. D. Ferguon Berlin, s isor of
registrations Marion county.
P. Porter Ebb, justice of the
peacefor Distrt 4, Madison county.
W. R. Patterson, Orange Dale, Jus-
tice of the peace, 3rd District, St.
Johns couty.
Notaries Public, State at Large-
Charles Robert Woods, Spring Park.
W. D. Albany, Cocoanut Grove.
W. M. Ssnelm Jacksonville.
Charles I. Dilser, New Smyrna.

The following applicationsm were re-
fused: Lucian t- s, Duval county,
forger; Ivy Mett Jefferson oonty,
murder, life sentence; L A. M a ,
Duval county, forgery; Will Gold,
Putnam county, a mult; Alex Morri-
ghne, Duval county, ota-n0ng mesy
under false pretene; W. L. Taylor,
assault with fatet, et.
Sentences command: Wm. Sehiller,
Duval county, elg uor n Sunday,
to V MO fAne and ys; Ed Smith,
Marion county, meader, dath sentence,
commuted to litfe imprisonment.
James Counil, plaintiff error, vs.
F. A. Lewter, defendant in error, Or-
ange county. Decree affirmed.
James M. GralnO, appelnt, vs. Z.
C. Herlong, appellee, Acounty.
Juo ent reversed; opinion by Shackle-
ford C. J.
Willie Stafford, plaintiff in error, vs.
State of Plorida, defendant in error,
Holmes county. Judent affirmed;
opin byi by .
N. Dasoo, pelbnt, vs. Jenie L.
Cit o t. witl
instructions odismisswithout preGdie,
etc.; inion by Cockre, J.
. Ropes, plaintiff n error, vs.
Isa A. Sw defendant in error,
Volila county Motion to strike por-
tion of reo dmIed.
Martel Lmber Co. st at., appellants.
vs. Commercial Bank, apple Ma
rion county. Motion to dismiss appeal
J. W. Pearson, appellant, vs. L. T.
Helvenston et al., appellees, Alachua
county. Motion to strike portions of
record denied.
William T. Simmons et. al., plaintiffs
in error, vs. Louis W. Hanne et al, de-
fendants in error. Writ of error to
circuit court of Duval county. Writ
dismissed on motion of counsel for de-
fendants in error; opinion by Parkhill,
Hubbard & Hood, Plaintiffs in error,
vsH. L. Anderson, defendant In error.
Writ of error to circuit court of Marion
county. Judgment reversed; opinion by
Parkhill, J.
W. S. Varn by next friend plaintiff
In error, vs. Peninsular Telephone Co.,
Hillsborough count. Judgement af-.
firmed; per curiam, Hocker, J., dissent-
Letters patent: Mullsrkey-Morse In-
vestment Co., Fernandina, $16,000. In-
corrat : E. F. Mora, Jno. F.
Mularkey, D. P. Mula
LaFayette County Abetract Co.,
M $ayo, 6,0000. Inorpoatos: W. E.
Baker, Hoenry LaneMer, R. Lancaster.
South Florida val Stores Co.,
Tampa, 6,000. I oreortors: M.
W. ulmerJ. GO. _1 '. W. Ward,
Jr., J. Fort, S. Hall, J. W. Cal-

Taes Wise, Strg ad Timely Actiona

There was a la e attendance at the
motin of the Woman's Club in the
parw of _the Leo yesterday afternoon
sad the Clab teak action on several
important matte.
The question of re-establishi the
Kindergarten along the aes oted
last winter was considered, In connec-
tion with the p ospet that the county
board might afford kindergarten in-
struetion under the new laws, and that
the k ua etion of the Normal
the Florida Female Col-
Wtet afford w h Instruction.
matr w ably debated, and the
views of Superintendat Eppes, who
was pre4t, wre given full. It
was finally referred to a commnttte,
of which Mrs. Chas. A. Cay is chair-
man, to confer with the school and col-
lego authorities, with power to act.
President Murphree, who had also been
invited to attend the meeting, was not
The matter of providing a male
teacher for the boys In the county high
school, was disposed of by the adoption
of the following resolution:
Where, Th Florida State Colle
being abolished, our community nd
Itsel called upon to furnish extra high
school aecommodatiom for the large
number of boys eat adrift; and,
Whereas, The Female College tab-
pTom 1he 1Ml =9r A0 w
t- Rleoventh and owelfth grades
exclusively f"r boys; It is,
Resolve, That we ask the citizens
to join us n a petition to the County
School Board for a male teacher for
these boys. In addition to the present
faculty, who shall be qualified to teach
Latin and Greek.
Superintendent Eppe assured the
Club that both himself and the school
board would act In entire harmony with
the Club, not only in this but In all
other matters relating to education, and
would be only too glad to have the
Club's co-.peration and advice. He
also, by :i q test of the President, gave
some verj valuable information con-
cerning the special tax district law, and
strongly advised the Club to make nom-
inations for the office of trustees of the
district to be chosen at the approach-
ing election, and urged the Club to ad-
vocate the levy of the full limit of there
mills as a special tax.
The Club adjourned to its next regular
meeting in August but can be called to-
ether at any previous date by the
President, if med necessary.
As lavitaties.
Dear John: I extendyou acordialinvi-
tation to come out and visit us. If you
cant come, send your representative
and get ome dots for your paper. Mr.
Ginsberg, Black, and Wanish promised
to come and they better make haste so
ae to ee everything at its best. The
young tobacco Is fne. Let me know
when to expect you. A line mailed
_Frod n eawill reach me Saturday.
Club together and come. Tell Mr.
Black to bring Josephine to get ac-
quainted wi my two littleirt .
Sorry we cannot come Just at this
time. Will try and come soon. Con-
tinue to send us Items from your neigh-
borhood. We willappreclate them.
Yours, J. G. C.
Meoe Asylum Truble.
ust as we o to pre with this issue
it is rumored hat entire force of white
em oyee at the State hospital have
work because of thAe re aof Uo-
erinteodet Whiter to comply with
to demand for the discharge from
the hopital service of Mr. and Mrs. D.
D. WL. Yarboough. The
aga t the Yarbor h to of
port eofhles statements to the Joht, o.
vestiaig committee, a detailed by
that T itsreplyto the Board of
State ttutions. blisbed in the
TImeas-Unles of July,
The plde of a0 evilS ae al
n bted IEld ups ad the
fact that weav- i {d for
two yuare ed the ctyl Is prhsper-
ea, evdinsa 0 tBto satisfy all
that we can get alg without It, in our
business at last. -G e Sun.

Hon. E. D. Beggs of Pensacola made
an elaborate argument before the su
pro" court on Wednaday in thasemp
tmouatte at the relation of Jq
dy plaintiff In error vs. W. W.Rih-
. tax collector o Eaeambia county,
Involving a tax title to real estate.
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TH T UZ D MO AT The Lake City Ctisen-Reporter is mittee, which has herlofore eape handsmeappellation ofe "graft". That ouat drq the pA two years and corn-
authority for the statement that our note, aad which will be regard the "graft" Is to the advantage of the -m w with t aIt done by C.
6. C rHstmr. Governor Broward, N. P. Bryan, as particularly slgnifmeant, vis: That State or the State litutio instead of Collins and othC yers ago. The
PIILMIHED EVERY FRIDAY MORNING. A. L. Rrown and Nat Adams voted for the famias "protest of twenty Florida a dishonest official or individual cities, State was much les able to pay for
Lake City as the site for the Univer- women," purporting to.come from the does not matter. The principle is the printing ten, twenty and thirty years
Entered eN sesiCloan Mawutt.vr eh'hl. ek A slty. Not very many outside of that female nurses at the hospital, was same. aim than idet is now, t when P and
the Post Oaks at Tahhase. Por*wa. und", place will feel interested in the fact. dated May 12th, five days before the The predicament in which the people bSwi kn debt it got No o n much
AtrCoThe feeling is almost universal that report of the jolat committee was sub- of Tallahassee find themselves is peeu- ashamed of the qualityelther.
Oak. in Telephone Buildin. Comw Adam. and the Joint board did the best thing posei- mitted to the two houses of the Legisla- liarly exasperating. The Legislature The Board of State InstitutioaL ,
Cninton tree. Tleopbone Nao bik, and that each member acted and ture, but was not preeseted until five said to them, in effect: "We intend should see to it that all printing is
voted strictly in accordance with his days after said report was filed. Also, building a mansion for our governors to best, and that the bo st mersial
SbseevrpUon. $1.00 Per Yaw, in Advane. conscientious convictions. the Joint committee notes the fact that live in, but because this must be done the requlaitles for good printing, it
Adt Applition The tark telegraph testifies to the "very damaging typewritten evidence in your city, and will make a handsome should call in some practical manager
Teg raph te optio ie tord t taken by the [House] committee has addition to its general appearance and of such work or a printer of extensive
Taabassm Friday JU 1, 91 excellent effect of local option in Brad- e left out theprin evidence attrtions, we prop to experience to aid the board in formula -
ford county, and adds: One business been left ot of the printed evidence o ing specifications. There are plenty of
The State Reform School atMarianna man who was intensely opposed toclos- submitted." pay a considerable portion of the such men not interested in the bidde a
has lost its Superintendent, Walter ing the saloons already wants another This last is an exceedingly serious pease." There was not even the in- to be had.
hRaws, who resigned last p week. election, so we can make a good job of charge to be made against the members centive of competition with other lo-'
Rawls whoresign lastweeit. business has bee so satsfat of the House committee, and the per- calities-it was a clean, clear, deliber-. OW THEY GRAITED.
The Jacksonville Metropolis says that ory that he has already put behind him sons through whose hands passed the ate "hold-up." The recent indictments of the heads
a lawyer of that city has discovered a the notion that it injures a town to go copy of the evidence intended for the And the Tampa Times makes the and agents of packing concerns in
law of Florida authorizing the granting "dry."' And he was one of the fellows use of the printer, and we shall en- following trite observations on the sub- Chicago, members of the beef trust,
of conditional pardons. Please give the who thought he would certainly have to deavor to ascertain the precise facts ject; has directed public attention anew to
(date. move away if the&&loonmwereclosed.l and give them to the public at the Just exactly upon what rational or the infamous methods of these monu-
dold-- h v The aieiay..te loons akwerste c fo earliest possible day. business ground the people of Tallahas- mental grafters. The Birmingham Age-
Jeff L. Davis, who recently sold hi The Gainesville Sun makes the fol. see were required to furnish the site t Heralf of a recent date contained the
erry newspaper, has purchased the lowing pledge on behalf of the people FR AIR ADVERTISING. the State free for one of its buildinsollowng details of their performances:
Live Oak Crescent. The True Demo- of that city: "That the welfare of the The Florida newspapers are being does not exe ar, andor the inactiono e peovi- Although the packers and their chief
crat extends its congratulations to Jeff University entrusted to our keeping courteously invited to contribute to the pIe on this occasion. Just how they agents fled to Canada or to Europe, yet
and to the readers of the Crescent. shall ever be our first concern; that we success of the Tampa fair by gratuit- would get their money back is no more the detectives succeeded in securing
The Quincy Times announces the ap- will guard most zealously the morals of ous publication of considerable quant visible than the rightfulne of the de evidence enough ventee n indictments
preaching marriage of Hon James E. their sons; that their local environment ties of advertising matter sent out by it up in the first place The appropria- are now confronted by a government
Broome, of that city, but well-known shall be as perfect as weak man can a salaried employee of the manage- tion is large enough to permit the di- determined to convict them. The in-
throughout the State. The lady's name make it; that the social atmosphere ment. Some of them have shied at the version of the necessary money for the dictments are of a seeing nature,
in Mn.. Laura T. Haines, of Quincy. they move in shall be c'ean and whole- proposition, but probably most of them site without rendering the executive covein every feature ohat the meatrod
inMrs.Laurao and that no local condition shall have swallowed it, bait, hook and all. utterly homeless. A $20,000 mansion combine. They show that the producer
Some, an tht no local condition hall have swallowed it, bat, hook and all. would probably be sufficient to keep is a victim of the meat trust as well as
retuiden haooseveing for was sing a periodly ever be tolerated that would bring dis- We can scarcely blame the fair man- him out of the weather. the consumer. The trust was organized
fortunate in having for so long a periodcredit upon the University, or put ob- agers for adopting a something-for-. -~ to fleece both. The industry is monop-
the valuable services of Secretary Hay, states in the way of its success." nothing scheme like this, for they had SUNDAY V ASEBALL LAW. olized at both ends up to the greed of
and has been equally fortunate in secur- o T c-t ., H the example of the process invented Jacksonville baseball devotees under- the allied companies.
ing the consent of Hon Elihu Root, of The announcement that Hon Robt. and practiced by the managers of the took to test the validity of the Sunday The atproduchermus offse and the con-
New York, to accept the appointment W. Davis will eschew politics and re- great expositions which have been held amusement law enacted at the late ses- summer must buy, else he will go hungry.
at Mr. Hay's successor, move to Tampa, to practice law, is thus during the past few years. Generally sion of the Legislature, and President The consumer cannot hope to secure
-Sena referred to by the Palatka Times-Her- speaking, the average county newspa- W. C. West, of the local baseball asso- better prices, simply because the trust
Ex-Senator W. Call has turned Re- aid: The news of the approaching re- n ae r ent es action offered himself on the altar of names the prices regardless of :condi-
publican and will organize a Roosevelt aid: The new ofthe approaching re- per man is an easy mark when it comes elation, offered himself on the altr of tions,and theconsumer cannot expect
club in Jacksonville. He lost his place moval of Mr. Davis will be learned to donating his space for purposes al- patriotism, was arrested, and submitted relief because the same grasping com-
club in Jacksonville. He lost his place with keen regret throughout Putnam legend to be patriotic; but there is al to the judge of the county criminal bine will not let prices all. Competi-
partly through incompetency and partly c lege to be paiotc; but tere is al- y p r pe-
through too intimate relations with Re- county. Here he has resided for the ways a limit to such contributions, or court, in a motion to quash the infor- tion at both ends has been eliminated,
publican senators and congressmen, pant twenty years, and here it is where there should be, if the newspaper man mation, the proposition that the law nd thesis country is ine- combine gr that
greatly to the injury of Florida's inter- he in best known and most beloved. has the nerve to define it. was invalid. The judge overruled the Commissioner Garfield went out of his
ests at Washingtn Mr Davis is one of the most learned The Punta Gorda Herald made the motion, holding that the law was all way to exonerate. The verdict of the
Lawyers of the State, and the local bar initial protest, demanding that the right. Then Mr. West sued out a writ federal grand jury is directed against
........ .the officers of the beef trust, but Mr.
The conviction of U. S. Senator John will soon be bereft of its most distin' Tampa fair managers should pay for of habeas corpus returnable before Cir- Garfield does not show up well in the -
H. Mitchell, of Oregon, charged with guished member. It is with a feeling their advertising, just as other money- cult Judge Call, who has just decided light of the indictments.
practicing before the government de- of sorrow that the Judge leaves this making enterprises do, and especially against him, holding that the law is The government is entitled to great
apartments for compensation while sen- section, but he believes it expedient to as this particular enterprise had been constitutional. credit for the manner in which it has
a i r l n r a e n u thus far executed its great task. The
ator, occurred at Portland, July 4th. go to fields more promising to the pur- liberally subsidized by the Legislature Mr. West will now appeal to the use of detectives who could outwit the
Now let the beef trust robbers get a suit of his chosen profession, from the money of the people. The supreme court, and that tribunal's de- detectives of the trust laid the founda-
dose of the name medicine at hicago, Among the defnitonof a vagrant Bartow Record, Ocala Star, Jasper cision will doubtless be regarded as tion for the indictments. The firststep
nd te country wi saer in the new law are "persons who neg- News and others joined in the protest, -nal the administration will not rest until
Mr. Samuel W. Teague, of Lady Lake lect their calling or employment and and the Tampa Tribune promptly ac- TO AID CARRABILLIE the trust is smashed. If the work is
and Ocala, died at his brother's home in misspend what they earn, and do not knowledge that their position as stated Georgia Senators and Representatives done thoroughly and efficiently the
that city on the 2nd inst. He was in provide for themselves or the support was sound logic and good business judg- in the Congress have been formally re- trust of all.
the employ of the Trustees of the In- of their families;" "those who neglect ment." The True Democrat gladly quested by the Legislature of that
eternal Improvement Fund for some all lawful business and habitually mis- joins the brethren named, aad all others State to lend aid in procuring legisla- qPPKRFECTLY SATISFACTORY.
years, and was well-known throughout spend their time," etc,; "persons able who prefer "sound logic and good busi- tion appropriating money for the im- There need be no doubt in any mind
the State as an experienced real estate to work lut habitually idle," etc. and ness judgment" to loose, good-natured provement of Carrabelle harbor. The of the fact that the people of Tallahas-
man He wan unmarried and about 4 "nall able-bodied male persons over compliance with the requests of the resolution, introduced by Representa- see are entirely satisfied with the re-
years of aRe. eighteen years of age who are without fair management for free publicity, tives Donaldson and Brinson, of Decatur suits of the action of the joint educa-
I. M. Ware,, a prominent citizen of means of support and whose parents or and offers its space for advertising the county, reads as follows: tional boards in locating the Florida
St. Andrews, and who was the only guardians ar unable to support them" fair at its most liberal rates. Whereas The Legislature of the Female College at Tallahassee, with
Republican member of the Legislature etv Tallahamse can show up a few of THE STATiE SOULD PAY. State of Florida, at its last session Prof. Prof A. A. Murphree at its head,
ch of the above described classes, anidpassed a resolution memorializing Con.
of 1908, died at that place July 4th each o the a! ove escribed classes, and Referring to various propositions of- gress to appropriate money for the pur- to be assisted by a faculty of his own 4
As the Pensacola Journal says: "His I they would do well to hunt some kind fearing pecuniary inducements for the pose of deepening the channel at Carra- choosing.
death will be a os to St. Andrews, of a job right away if they don't want location of State institutions at particu- ele harbor, Florida; and, Had there been insurmountable objec-
where he had lived for so many year, to run the risk of arrest and punish- places the esteemed Times-Union a hern State,The saidStatef Foriate tions to the location of the University
r t t ment aSouthern Statents an a sister State o
and a source of regret to those whoi ment as vagrants. aptly says: Georgia, and said harbor is only a short at either of the two principal contes-
knew him in every part of the State." THE COMMNITTEE'S RIPLY, We think all this wrong. We object distance from the border line of said tants for the honor Tallahassee stood
Philadelphia iticl rttnns has When the two houses of the Legisla- to the State placing itself under any ob- State of Georgia; and, harbor hedee ready, armed with unaswerable argu-
recently en outdon bi vidns t, each acting for itself but with within its limits. If the oardof Con- ended it would be of incalculable bene ments in support of its superior advan-
social degeneration which are too di.- united )urpose, declined to receive the trolsees fit to locate the University of not only to the State of Florida, but tages, to undertake the task of aiding
gusting to be repeated A recent lengthy protest presented by the Board Florida at some other point than that also to the State of Georgia be it to build up a University which should
usteng itod eredpatne A ry pa- of State Istitutions to the report of of its present location, the State of Resolved, By the House of Represent- be a credit to the State and the boards.
rested culprits, from the slums, many the joint committee appointed to inves- Florida should buy the ground and pay atives, the Senate concurring, That The Universityhavingbeenlocated tem-
for t, e ect the buildings and pay for our Senators and Representatives to he Uni y n
of whom were "women of birth and tigate the State Hospital for the In- them. And the State of Florida should Congress are hereby requested to intro- porarily at Lake City and permanently
breeding, two of whom attempted to hane at ('hattaheochee, many supposed not accept from Tallahassee a site for duce in the next United States Congress at Gainmeaville, Tallahassee stood ready
suicide rather than face exsre inth that the matter would be dropped, so the Governor's mansion. The State some suitable measure towards making to accept the responsibility for the up-
icu rts far as the joint committee was concern- should be imp rtial between all locali- a sufficient appropriation of money for building of the Florida Female Colle
'1, the action of the two houses being itself under any obligations to any lo- nel of said harbor so as to allow seago- Sigularly enough, the attitude of the
The Tampa Tribune of rent issue in effeTt a complete and emphatic vindi- cality. So if, under the acts o the ing vessels and other water crafts to capital city and its representatives with
reports that Martin Dolan, a guard at cation of the committee's action. By Legislature. gifts from Florida cities or take on and discharge their cargoes at reference to the college location matter
the State Hospital, being sent to Tampa s,,m, however, it was known that the towns must be accepted, we hope the the wharves of the said town hereof hCar be-n alot precisely identical with
forwill pass a bill to refund any money con- made by Congres eng wholly made- the procedure suggested by The True
up and fined We do not believe that txhard's protest, which had been accord- tribute in this way. quate for said purpose, which is mater- Democrat. In its issuesof June9and 16
the hospital authorities knew the true ee wide publicity, go to the public with. This is not only good, sound logic, but Sally to the detriment of the eat bus- appeared articles strongly advocating
character of Dolan when they sn.nt him out any response, and in the Jackson- is likewise straight, plain honesty in and stotheStte of Georgia and ese the location of the University at Talla-
on his mission, and we have no doubt ville Times-Union of July 7 appears the dealing as between the government and ally to the southern counties of the hassee. In the issue of June 28 we
he was a heritage from the late Jen- committee's reply to the board, occupy- the people-or, rather between the State of Georgia, lying contiguous to urged the citizens to assemble in mass
nings administration ing nearly an entire page of that jour- people of the State, represented by the that sctionA?.____ meeting and take the proper and neces-
The Jasper Banner of .ilherty pro- nal, and covering every point attempted government, and the individualsor com- State Prittlag Centracts. sary steps to present our claims to the 4

tests against the useless explnditureof to be mdle by the protest of the board. munities affected by the several loca- From the Jacksmvillne Mtropolia. boards, which meeting was held July
$80,000 for a State census, and prrti-' Lack of space forbids any attempt to tion events. The time is fast approaching when 3rd. On the 30th of June we declared
nently remarks that the season of the comment at length or in detail upon the The State is not bankrupt, or so poor the Board of State Institutions will be that Tallahassee would be satisfied with
year is the worst that could have been various features of the committee's re- as to be under the necessity of exacting required to advertise for bids for the whatever disposition of the matter
chosen for the work, when "hundreds ply, but we shall keep it at hand, and local aid in the establishment or main- two ears from October 1, 1906, to should be made by the boards, being
and thousands of the people are out of refer to it from time to time, as o.ca- tenance of its necessary public institu- October 1 1907. certain of having either the University
the State." True, but then what does Pion may arise Just now, all we have tions. It would be no more improper It is to be hoped that the work will or the Female College, "preferably the
that amount to in comparison with the to say of it is that it is a calm,. precise for the government, represented by the be dodoe by some party w ormer" and trtieshis was precisely the
opportunity to expend an appropria- and masterly presentation of the joint State officials acting as such, to exact be made to do it right, and not have course of reasoning adopted by Talla-
tion? committee's position, and a most con- a "rake-off" from tradesmen invited to any such shabby work as has disgraced hassee's representatives before the
Only a few days ago th news camevincing refutation of the accusations, furnish necessary supplies, than for the the State the past two years. A prop- boards.
Only a few days ago the news came asseverations and conclusions of the Legislature to require that citizens ofa er price should be paid, and the con-
of the marriage of Editor W. W. Jones board, sustained not only by the evi. specified community should pay a bonus al r o oah s ct- Editor Collins of the Tallsahasie True
of the Chipley Banner to an Appalachi-V as tonthac-. It Dem oratwthes3eary' of State
oftheChley, and no we n of the ence taken by the joint committee but for the establishment of a necessary ou o be specified as tothe equal State katkno h tofta
cola bele, and now we learn of the go- by much of that taken by the House public institution in their midst. The ity of material and workmanship as Iretitutimu- is now advrtish for bids
ing off of two other well-known editors committee appointed-asthe joint com.n same would apply to any branch of the well as time for completing certain on the State printing, and be wishes all
inonfe aunch. Mr. James C. Thomp mittee charges for the express pur. State government, like the educational There'is no good ream why the conmup to TallahasseIn Agtl ead.
sn, of the Dunnllon Advoate, will pose of discrediting the report of the boards State of Florida should not have as d with bids. We pss. -
marriedto Mia Ruth Hale, oftheWill- joint committee and braiW the foree Beides, the offering is in effect a printing it prured byprivate, i. bTimes.
Ilton Advodate, at WIlliston, on the let of the damaging contents thereof. species of bribery, which, in tranmaet-. a l or has behan done All right. Cme h any-
day of Auust Long life and happi. We also desire to direct public attend ions le public is sometime called and have it all the time. way on the day the bib tobe open-
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Wen Known Lawyer Selected to
Succeed John Hay


Unofficial Report That Tender of
Portfolio Was Made by the Presi-
dent and Has Been Accepted.

A New York special says: It can be
definitely stated that President Roose-
velt has offered the position of secre-
tary of state to Ellhu Root and Mr.
Root has accepted.
A dispatch from Oyster Bay is as
follows: While no official confirmation
is obtainable of the announcement
that Elihu Hoot has accepted Presi-
dent Roosevelt's proffer of the secre-
taryship of state, in success to John
Hay, it can be salJ that the presi-
dent will authorize a statement to be
male re.garling the matter. The pro. I
cise nature of the statement sl not
Mr. Root boarded the president's
special train at Jersey City just be-
fore it left for Cleveland at 5:45 on
Tuesday afternoon. Wlille the mem-
bers of tha president's cabinet re-t
tired to their apartments on the train
at an early hour Tuesday night, the
president and Mr. Root remained in
conference for several hours. Then
It was that the president broached
the subject of Mr. Root's return to
the cabinet.
All phases of the situation were
considered I carefully, but, at that time.,
Mi. Root did not indicate that he'
wculd accept the portfolio of s:ate.
On the return journey fro mthe Hay
fupnral, their conference, interrupted
by the ni!ssion on whlcb they were
gene to Cleveland, was resumed. A
formal tf-ader of lhe secretaryship of
state, va'ated by Mr. Hay was made
to Mr. iRo);. lls acceptance of the
proffer was made In New York, and
is bel ieve:l to have been without res-
eivation at all difficult to overcome.
The duties of the secretary of state
appeal strongly to Mr. Root. On one


Case of Caleb Powers is Transferred.
Under Death Sentence for the
Murder of Goebel.
Caleb Powers is to be tried in the
United States court for complicity in
the murder of William Goebel at
Frankfort. This was settled at
Maysville, Kentucky, Friday, when
United States District Judge Coct-
ran announced that he would take Ju-
risdiction in the cause, as had been
requested by attorneys for Powers.
Judge Cochran's opinion holds tha.
the prosecution against Culeb Powers,
then pending in the Scott county cir-
cult court, has been removed to the
circuit court for the eastern district
o0 Kentucky by the removal proceed-
ir.gs taken In Powers' behalf under
section 641, United States revised
statutes, and sustains his motion for
a writ of habeas corpus to transfer
hisi custody from that of the state
(t Kentucky to that of the Unitied
The ground on whiich the court
takes its findings is that from the
petition for removal and the tran-
script 49 the record in the state
court It appears that the defendant
has been denied the equal protection
of the law by the Scott circuit court
and cannot enforce his rights there-
to in the court of appeals because
of section 281 of the criminal code, as
ccnstrued by that courr.
The court further holds that the
declslon of the state courts against.
the validity of Taylor's pardon is not
a good ground for removal, as it
feels bound by the decision as to
the validity of the pardon and the
validity thereof is not secured by
the last clause of the fourteenth
The largest crowd ever assembled
l'i the local court was present to hear
the reading of the opinion. It re-
quired about three hours to finish it.
Attorneys for Powers made, a mo-
t'on that a date be set to hear the
cuers'lon of hail, but Judge 'Cochran
,idj not think It adlvlsabte to pass
upon the question of hall until th.
rratto'r of jurisdiction was sett'lili by
the court.
Judge Cochran then ordercdl Pow-
ers removed from the jail at Ueorgo-
town to the jail at Newport.


or two occasions, notably during tne By President Roosevelt of the Appointment
boxer revolt, he attended, during the of Iliue Root.
absence of Secretary Hay from Wash- Official announcement was made
irgton, to many of the detail of the at Oyster Bay Friday that Ellhu Root
work. in addition to his duties as sec. has been appointed secretary of state.
rotary of war, and he enjoyed the ex- The announcement Is made on the
perience. I authority of President Roosevelt In
the following statement given out b)
"Ellbu Root has accepted the ten.
Tells TIem ItT Iheir Mission is to Nee- der by the president of the score-
Sftiate and Conclude Peace. taryship of state. He will take the
A Tokio special says: The emperor cath of office in a couple of weeks,
gave a farewell audience and lunch but it will necessarily be some Uttle
to Baron Komura, envoy from Japan time before he closes up his buaineas
to the approaching peace conference affairs. lie will not go to Washing-
a- Washington, and the staff of the ton permanently until some time in
Japanese peace committee Thursday. September.
The emperor delivered an address to It is the Intention of Mr. Root to
the peace plenipotentlaries as fol- assume the duties of secretary of
lows: s'ate practically at once, although it
"The president of the 1'n!ted States, will b perhaps two weeks before he
be.ng grieved 'o find the war be. formally will take the oath of offlco.
tw,'-n Japan and Russia bad not boen His profeslonal Interests are no largo
brought to a closo after the lapse of that he will have to devote conintd
more than a year. and being impress- erable time to a satisfactory arrange-
el with the urgent need in the inter- I nient of them before' taking perma-
est of peace of terminating the con- nint charge of the state department.
flict, has, sggested that the two gov
ernmnents appoint plenlpotentiaris JIM CROW SIREE1 CAR PL/LLI.
and cause them to meet to;e'lher -
negotiate pea, v. W-. were compelled, New Tennessee tew Causes Novel Situe-
contrary to our expectations, to re. tioe iT low. of aristol.
sort to arms. dosplie our conwsant The Tennesseee street car law is
abiding wish for pea e. and If, in con-poving a puzzle at pistol, Tenn
sequence of the convila'ory splr;t of Two thilrls f thl car line is on the
our opponent hostitlleb could Ihe tw n
brought to an end, nothing would b, Virginia, being in the middle of the
more. sttfatory ha such conum state line.the tret dividing th
ma:ion. Accordingly, we at once ac- cars lengthwise. This puts one half
cf.ptel the ugges'lon of the presi. In Tennessee and the other half in
dent of the -United States, and we 'Vrint.i
hereby charge you with the mission The negro passnger, In order t,)l
of negotiating aid ecc!urluling peae a.old the Jim crow lw. will ha,..
You should devote yourselves with tothe Virginia side of
all of your power to discharge your the tar. hut the Vnegros oa bhe T'i
misason and make every effort to s. nessee side are forced to occupy a
cure the re-estabilishmo*fit of peace on petain space.
a durable basis certain space.



Statistician Hyde's Assistant Sold
Information to Brokers.


Secretary Wilson Makes a Lang ara
ictailed Statement of wh)t~ Affair.
No Grot d for Prosecction.


A Washington special says: As the OUnR 1
result of the invcsti'igation by secret WHITE
service agents into the charges made
by Richard Cheatham, secretary of
the Cotton Planters' Association, that
information had been given to cotton
brokers in New York by some per. z
son or persons In the bureau of sta-
tistics, department of agriculture, Sec-
retary Wilson Saturday made public
an official report in which he states IHEADQUA
that Edwin S. Holmts. the assocla'e ATTACHM
statistician, has been guilty of "jug. DONE W1l
gling" the official report. The report
"It has been found that Mr. Holmes
ccmmunlcaed valuable Information to
L C. Van Riper, a New York broker,
and M. Haas of Now York. who act-
ed as a go-between in conveying the
Information from Holmes to other
New York brokers, Including Thea- S4
dalore Price. Steps have been taken
by Secretary Wilson to prevent any
further leakage of the (department fig-
iues and an entire reorganization of
the bureau of statistics and manner
of preparing monthly crop reports
has been ouLlined by him. The pa-
pers In connection with the investiga-
t!on were referral to the U'nlted
States attorney for the District of
Columbia and he has reported t!.at
in his opinion a criminal pros e'.tio:
will not lie against iHolmis. Hlolnieu
has been dismissed from the service
o: the department."
According to the report, Wilson
Judd of New York, formerly in the
employ of L. N. Van Ripier. Induced
the latter to tell of his connection
with Holmes and then gave the intor- nnll
nation to Mr. Cheatham. Van Riper
became the principal witness in the HMADQUA
investigation cqpducted by the secret ATTACIM
service and said he was induced to DONE WH
communicate the fact that advance
information was given out by Holmes
because he had heard that Holnmes mmumumm
and his associates had intended to
try to manipulate the June cotton re p4,'
port. Using this information as a
foundation, the secret service' gents NEA
Interviowe*d numerous persons who
had been m,-ntkoned by Judion and C ;
Van Ripeir as well as gath'rlng a
mass of correspondence, including P
many letters written by l(olm.s to t\
Van Riper and othlie:s. The re,'ort
made to Secretary WilIson aind th' '
m(crr'tary's conimen n's, lt()o. Tih'r wit i
the details o(f thel new lWiln )f <(oi
dittting the l)ir:ti of stit:stl o u is
nial.es miore than 4.(I, wortl-'. It re
views t he etC Ire itnv'sltlat 1i0 ib'gin-
ning with tlie charges that wer. linl'
lofi;rte S4',r'ary Wilson ly Mr.
('hiiatham rsevral weiks ago. ;(IN;; w\I:.'
Afto-r reviewing the charges Secre.
tory Wilson gives a summary of the RIt I)I\)WN.
testimony addi. ed Ietfore srcfre't sor
vice agents. Mr. Van Riper, the- New
Ycrk broko'r, under exanliniulill. saul
lihe became acquainted with 1Holmes in
New York In August. It94. through
a mutuall friend." Accnrding to '
this testiroony Holmes t1 l Van RIl- 1 1
per he could get Information con- 11 a 7 '
cerning the government crop report, I 1 .
principally through the report of th 12 '4l ,
general agents and the report of the 2 t. a ;
state agent. Van Riper said lIuIIttl4s I 41
furnished the information from time I 7 "
to time. for several month hs in alIvan, i 'e
o0 the publication of official thlgur.w 1 '
and that Information furnilshed b y 2 1'. 7
Holmes corresponded .x;t'tly w'it1h 1 :),I 1
the figures afterwards pi, lished a 4. 1
the official crop report.
It was planned by certain intir 4 '
ests. lcltiding parties In r.iponsii.4 1, '* I
posiition in the bureia i of stls**I:' 1 i "'
to UI ,iinflul',nl to htlia M rir H 'i, '
S nt. to Euro; e so that Mr. loiii', ; .;
,woiiil I'P the a t !ing h.alid f t,, "
bureau of '.'at.stlcn, and In this ) 'I
sition Awonbl have a f're handle ti
fcrnishli sichi rp'lxrts as were,' ani.l. P.
Ac ,or'litig to the new plii'& i outlri l ,
by Ser, iary Wllhon to gove'rn tlh" !
prepairi'on of monthly rip"rts of tlit'
hitre'i'i of itatistIc". tlh< g,'tnrail $IX.

rrort on hIe slerr.'e l'v fir.; 1
re'ctly to the. Mecr( ary or actrig <'
retary of agriculture. Thise riepotis
will rmi li sealhl In th rh ll(, I O-l
or thlP onnlcer5 instill th< day the Old I
offl lal report Is to he made' V THIN
Olmstead Succeeds Holmes. EVERYTIN

Vicor HI. Olmstea' haits i'n i REGISTE
poll i Al Ia ,o laP pi stat!'t!',an of f .' ST E
d( par' n 'n to suc il HtI i tir'U.I
Mr. (llmstead has for somei, timi MAlB:
hell tl r position of chief of tie' .1: MARBI
vlrlon of lomestilc crop repor's OPEN ALL I

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Nothing succeeds like success ex-
cept failure, observes the Atlanta
Journal. .

New York has discovered that po-
licemen left for a long time on one
beat lose Interest and are more sub-
Jected to Influences peculiar to that
Section of the city.

"Taste hba'l" have been ditisovered
in the larynx like tno4se on the tonIegu.
A long neck In no beauty in a man,
but it may add consilde.rably to life's

Andrt-w ('arrn'-.l Is rN'portl d to have
Said that h' w', lied to ldiffms- ut(seful
) I'irity kindly pu1t iin next to his most
ij(-fnal plan ()f rakirng In the shekels?

lHappily, ithrc Is room In the West
anid Ho wit.iwst rcor i-very man capable
of labor in the fi ,lds, declar'us the
l'h ild lpjhl;t It{-cord. There the de-
marndl for iriokillelid labor was never
more ln-s.Ili'nt, and thither the swarm.
rigK tirrnaKr.iirats should take th'ir way
and (hcoirne an instant factor In proud
rffioting 1le gc tciral proMsp'rity.

If all the lhact rla whil'h the hibolo-
glhts can ctillvate on witllm, iloorniatas
aidr(l gKruen'bickfm were to live' utp to
heir imidoimbteid mi.nllnflir pmsibillitles
we shoulId all of Ul bie dead, a, sHrts
tthe New York Trhibune. Happily,
however, thom, of tIH who do rnot htavct
hysterlc'a about gernms are itbl; to live
In comparative eomforl, and other p.o-
ple worry along fill stlch time as nervy.
oun pro.trutlon carrionl t hum off.

W ith Its 1k3, it(1i,4i(10 Inhalltanits In
1906, which arc growing at the' rate
of ir,l0',,(00hi0 very di''ade' now, the
United HMtltm isn the larmg'st civilized
country In the world except RItsia,.
With Its $11 tl.(,iioIo,00o of property
in 190I5, as complaru'd with Sr,rf0,< 1.M,.
000 for great firitain and Ireland, $S,(0,-
)00,(400,000( for lrance, $4$,0011,01111,-
000 for (lermany, und inuallh'r RKgareis
for the rme-t of the countries, It is
Immeaiturably thti wealthlest of tli
world'" ntllintlm.

Hirtim ('rofnk, the last sitrvivor ofi
the War otf iA12, floiirlshd In an nag'
when no vlimrit warning a tinist ri usilclde was ltttre'd,. lth14 he. did llot
arglect fil dillty to the' ritc', a l'he
did not nigle(t hbe ,callII f hims eon.-
try, maym the New Vork l'r followed hiin tIo tlhe city. hall hims Ild-
PaIt boy. Phlllndflr, a yosth of HI; hiln
second horn, WIl{inin, n ltri lliiK of
72; hiln daughter, Mim. lHawley. a
yo(ling lady oif 71, anil his yoim)nKgnt
child, John., a mere lialie of ;'6.

'Thr Mexif Ini litial a of rcicetit diate.
In reviewllug the igritl-iltaral resotirc'ns
of Mexicoh', anl )ilitei tthait its agri-
Cultural prodiciits will In a few years
exceed the nil ral olutiput a huindred-
fold. It hium oftenn htrin stated, andI
doubtless c'orructly. that all the guld
that came from 'Callfornila otst more
than Its le1gail tui le r vatie, anl that
the great wenith oIf Callfornla cameo
out of the crops of its fertile soil.
Our contemporary ldoititless, remarks
the louaislana li'nti r. hieliven the
eamle true of M.xlcoi, ind that Its fer-
tile oll uand i llninlle adiaintagR's will
rapidly brinK all of its lntriil to mic'h
a development I'I to o(i'wish ntlo(w tthoese
of mining, ino) uitr ho w ltirrastlve
they may bie.

At a rcotlvention f the, I'ar nit' Na-
tional lEduatio n Union, in ,Indon,
bag., Dr. lDyke Acland dillvercil an
IMportant itdremst upon asliep, relates
the New Yiork Hun. lie r ihl that their
bours of sleep allowed the younger
boys In thi' great schools were far
too short. Eight hours was the mini-
mum for adult l, atnd from nine and a
half to ten hcmils shmoals be allowed
to boys. A carefulI ludy of the c'hool-
boys In after life iimtgcstled that short.
age nla sleep at schootI was tlhe tiue
explanation of the dliappearanee, in
Iater life of the most brilliant boys at
pCbool. Many eminent men had ad.
fitted that the habit of disregarding
leeop at school had resulted In ln-
Somala and even worse dieturbatcems
of the nervous system. Dr. Arland
advocated the abolition of chapel aad
gWdy before breakfast.

I. iwVAiW.

Tbhe glcdn glory of the moral
last ti4de to ddwy night:
Then iswif the darklInl bours *arch
Into the hurryInl Illgt.
14ttll biris the desert underfoot,
t4ill lures the magi' Weit.
To whre- tbh wealth of India
Nhall ,.rown our weary qtLt.

A thosamrnd leaguess of battle,
A tbIouarnd dars of pals.
Thee cry of itfrirkIar roirale.
Th' parc-hed btoam of the sall.-
All these we leave blebld so,
fIrso ltrJ by the way:
Montewhebre liyeod the desert lles
The larJnd of Holiday!
I0ork f'croe-st presoad speB us.
M'Icri a rivers barred the path;
In avin the bitter eImpIt brlL*m
In mlnpot (Be of wratlk.
Through gweant sa daser. toll aod gloom,
WVe atrufld asn end on:
'i, tonl Is tb* L*Alth lInd
Of peow and pl'ntly won I
Iflut sometilrose. when I tI* awake.
My ristl mail inlrs< cr'd.
M4y dinted wcird anlld 6 t11ffere1r d atilI4
""Id0, mry pllhow |la'iodl.
I nqutll on what If ht balful c'htan
To tiIfr frendilnr morcve?
WVhat If ltal litasnit land sof G';ld
A ghastly plhantlon prove'?
And when mr y lraiinst simil record l
WI h vll? s n l wi# sra1 il tlote.,
An tl hhlcl Ir. fo.ll.w I'* lh.' **id'
Th i4 ,I' P clls fcrI'-'.r l', w
i"er whif.lt r at tlhe'-i rIe, w fil ri
for Ild ,r w hl r,,mot
'f*'v.- (il In n :. ***I lv -u n i tl ',
Arid file t ,1i. Il, ron ,t ioscc.
a'v k fii,,,n itc- I',v ,,f 1WWI,,51
'ie,' i I,,r crh"- l- th l f t l4M lailn
Vhei e vni<-vI r ris e I,eI t ", 4e t' fe i.
\la r i K.' s,. t, l eH th,. ,illr ,,h N 111( I lf

i 'i l ,( i I ,. I i it Is -'c '-
I'' 1i N hik ftlit tilh ig h" <,lf. %L 1111 IfK i.l
A rft ill iii'1 '1 14 cie,4 'y'el l. i
##i'. I I f- I i lklii 1.0 I404 fi l ,
'I I H rklo Int th i i k.
'I If ti '1, j, J<.c If of vs d,',-'

SA L1tIle Aid'a","adldbA. l A
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"<'omne in!"
My ,fftIce,' d r oI,',rul viery gently,
Salndcl it IIttle' face' I knu'w well pc'-'pc'd
round. I ln ihu r untonrihlie.ilt 1
dropped Ity perll.
"Kathlt'een!" I ,aild. "lHow In th.,'
world did u,' gI tl down hen '? Yoi re.
not by yourself, surely?"
"Oh, tno; ,oiirlt-e, mirue IH with mII ',
and the blue eyie' smileli at nme No
Sweetly; "blut she'" goll*' l(hoppinll g I 'rni
not to io till she C('coIn's for me."
"llWt what will minother and aintile
may ? Thbiy'll ] think 11 mi'h. IuIlt."
"I'll tioot groweidlilp to K lolst,"
Pshe nsitol, with it dligniflid little' air.
I ciilfI not h'elhip inillifn g.
"Now, you little' roI'ue," I aid,
I,'l I've' hel-I. d ol u rtff wi ilh thal
pirJftly lt1i4'e oatt iltld lint I shall x.
1pe4('t tio 1Ie. told why you've, hnmore -.
inet. willih ai iis t to the Ily udi;'.n1 g
buinSi 1e I tours
Hho settled 'e1,111 1 l f lt utely' In it
chllr ,i|pI>O ilt< to mt q. iiitl' uncoil-
P'loauts f it h prlif)y picture hM e trnaile'
with hi.r lialhiM iI' fair hair .;nJ s.w' t t
little fa e.'.
"I1t , 04ioo .t '| tii ttlil *it i ." O-Ie
1'1lll, "'1' c c(IIItcI I(n iNk \o, to ic y i
afity r'I t IW e ii llday."'
I m le | s I (hIll lie >| li lht
down li'i t h ,', t i '"
I hiu1d l t ii, l t it n t l'ili a ;ili ,:t thick
p; r'ty. lull rlt f liIoIn K1th1ll1 n 'T'hitis
was1 i ev l nly l"v r h ll pI illte flr rue.
"Shall I Il.e xl| I.4 ld 1) do any
thh in l l IrtIcula ''" I i,1I. it.
"You II hlma e to m klie l.hclvfe all i
the' tin ,. like ) i alwallv l lo atl our l

'I'hll wais ce riinI ly n i 'naU rlid xt:tI ,-
m nert. I 'mittderild If the, i'i f t of ile'
familly sl ihar <1l tlih'e -It- vi'w I hoiped
not11 hieI'c'Vaea I wI aIA in l Ii'l11e' 1 part11 'll
larly fie'loIs ttfie i Kathlh e'n I' ld % i0
to bieu
"'i it Mi e, a will li t liher'c of
CouIt e," I 'ves1t111ic-i tio sitIgg 'st.
"'('oi 'e l ihe will, replied Katht
Th'IIen Kllie tnri le I to ll I f the' roomfi,
Car 'e Ihar'k iand ro' Husii1til hai r ,'enlt. and
asB ked iiI' cNi' i ily: ''Is lthi where
yoiu play il l I'y b ,iis rself in the na)'y-
"W, II. ( eN, I euippoiste' I do "
"Io i u e I, ''I iur iol nir tlihole
Idg t III hixe, .'"
'ell11. hey te notl tiys l lle thom .
In )( our 11111iii Si
"o ) i y'iu sit i're, -ill by yl ourMe lf.
theln ?"
I notdehl'd
"Aid iv'cr feel lonely?'"
Inif I Inrte I 1Plaid, milling in
PaI iti' o(el is.t1 lf iAt t e l ht' It1l n llttle'
face. '

"I hrnrdl mrmtin, telli daddy one,
dila you were a lon, ly man.."

I wrn elrt'inly heiarlia g n rie home
"hit i l w 'io't Ie lonet'ly when you
'(olme .' i nIy party. will you'?"
"No. ileair I like' to coina' an otftten
sI i dall tie e'lr hliouse,' anlld I lpoke'
the uttili.
lflyt hl tillrt' Kathleen'a nur e had
r'turneld- I expect she had been wall
Ing aasti-lde all the' time --and with
strIct Injijnctolltn "not to forget the
party next VWednesdlay." my little
visitor kissed me unool-by. and I tried
to settle ilown to work again.
Blist a pair of blue eyes would keep
dancing In front of me on my blolt-
tinl pad. Sometimes I thought they
S twere Kathleevn' and sometimes I

Kathlem'o eae i m her Aunt Me-
va's were struagely alike. I had
noticed It before.
The room seemed quite cheerless
now that she had gone.
In the Intervealag days the pot-
man left strange notes for me.
Sometimes the missives were stuck
together with jujubes, but I had no
diMculty In deciphering the signs.
They read: "Don't forget the party
next We'n'sday." As to the crosses
--well, the most Ignorant person
knows what those mean in a letter.
"We'n'sday" came at last, and of
course I went to the party. It was
a great success. The house was
turned upside down by a merry crowd
of little folks who kept the fun going
until long after they ought to have
been In bed.
Kathleen quteened It all very pret-
tily, and after the last little guest bad
de-parted and the blue eyes could
i irarrcly keep open, she p-rsisted that
jht- wasn't a little hit ir-od, "on'y
hungry." That was a iahterfuige she
wam alwayH guilty of at bhe(time.
Next day I saw Kalhlcern In the
park and we discussed the party.
"You were a funny man.' she said.
I was glad to know that I had glv-
rin oatlJhftetion In this direction.
"'' d you Ilarn all those s torlem
from lpitmh-r hooks, or were they just
i ake hc'l ive?''
"flt h," I Iald.
'Andi yjci didn't cry wh'n you had
lfe coi horn' like little ( har:lf. did, did

I aiair(di hrr I was ;blhe to refrain
fPilfl w< ,ping.
"'Arl vfiu llk'dl mo' the best of all
l h' lttle i.' rls there(?"
Of 'oirsc,' I did."
"Quit, sunr'?" Phe said coaxingly.
"'Q(i 't H ur.,"' I rf-pi.at-d.
"'rTh-n irnirramie was wrong," she
:,aid. trunniphantly.
"HOV'MI that?" I alk id.
"W\'ll, when miiimtiil and Aunt
itrva 'canie in to .aiy '(;Xol nilht,'
I 1:eaurd aiintle may hjiw fond you
w< r< t( n,. and lm 1ir.minl' said. 'YeB
.ir'l I k now somrne rli' 'als' h,''' very
Vc.rl <,f, to<,. or woIuld i e1 if shc'd let
HI .' rod a'intte .W'ent quiti, funny,
iandi aid: 'Fi)n't the rlhilklus. I)alsy'-
It;4i!)'H whatt daddy calls miummle-
i,1l ininmmic' only lilnghed and kald:
'1 don't think )io're, always kind to
him' "
Kuthlf',n stopped to take, hreath af-
t'r thili long recital, and then went
( stalrH. and auntie brought mue a
wei't tIt' fore I fell 'IlI-p' I asked If
It wa'I true if you ilkd somern little
1Ilrl lh'tter'n me,. Auritie salIl, 'P r-
hax linot, Meonltimtlini', rht-n I aid(l
hit ought to love yoiu Ilk,' I did, 'co)s
o'i wer', lonfly fal li had no n lce lit-
l, tOirl of yomr own like my daddy
'I n Th'he n K shi' toop. d down to kin i
r Ti al i l r chfr(' k was qiuite we't, iljst
ii, if th ,'id lh e nr crying. I'v.' tiiv' r
enA AAinitle Mcr\. a cry beforee.
'I'Thiric w was n c'rlous hN))k In Kath-
I' n's h{lc'- yes.
'\ViWhit nul. Alniti" M. 'r.a cry, d(I

t 4 I < I
'I 'h lk I cal r' i '-," I -aild,. and
i h a u full !:, : t I klK< 'ill t h litt l
i irrnt dl fil e'
Kl at Ili' ht d fi r mne' -omre thi;.:
thhat I wanltd to I,now- somelhing
ihiat I have' li'eni rntefiil to hl'r for
tellnK t rrwe all my !if,'.-- AlIan Handur
in !-,'lrt ore, v,,nin! Hi r.ild.

The No-Clothes Cure.
G(iit(av, Nag'Il wa-.M a very delic.ate
child and grcw to rniarthood ulriost a
chiri icic Inviilel. 1s |Iarent s hal
NI nti fort nri on In, dhcal attention
ft r himn, anid ihe hal coisiumed lar- '
ir Is (of mndlilinT,. I lt all to no uffcrt.
S el4' y4aMI agKO he- c onlceived the
ilct| that moud'rn man lived too far
frcrnil?,! state' In which nature In-
t r e'dl that he' should, and hi' r'-
polv',d lto ie'tirn tic the habits of his
lirm'ni val for'fath ers and htcorcn.f
strong or dlie In th attempt. H' dlii- ,
cardt ill a cloth's, t'xc pt what the
law r i tlmltl. ate oni'y raw footds aind *
no Ii t. ind lat iicud only in water of
a natural t'nipi I uiiare.
At tr otf t'coiirc hi' suiffirecd Sle 'r-
lv, UIt in a.i few y ars he wan altle
o, wall,. lharti footl'd in the snow with
as I.ttI, I ll, ciso ,ftrt asi the o imiirtitl stiffe rs going shoole'i on a
anclv tic-ith in uummre'r. When he'
hathef hi' never dilri' himself; when
hi sc c'p h' prh, f, rnh the' cold. tar'
*roandi he nv r has his hair cut

h. it,. dc'ie tig it a protection from
Ihi' whether livern mnan Iy nature;, hin
fo)1l0 IM of frnit, vre'gtables, bread and
1i1it. Nna'rIl I about to be' married,
I1t1 I nim not abl' to say whether
lthi lady of his choice is a new wo-
n an or ha" primeval tendencies like
hin own.--londoin Tatler.

Why a Ship's Called "She."
".lJonnv." sail the teacher to a
nuaill rp pill in ltheI' ventle class. "can
V,%uI to.ll me why u ship Is called
*I gur'ss it's bh'cause a ship is like
o' wiman.' arrnwce'dl Johnny. "She
needs a man to 1otn her."

In China a man cannot by will dis-
pose of his land In favor of any one
person. whether relative or stranger;
it must be distrthuted among all his
male children without exception.

Dealer In Hardwnare, toves, Tinware, Wages

Carriage and all Kinds of Agricultural Implementa,

ugar' Mille and Kettles, m ll and Plumbers Sup-

piles, Farm and Garden Teols. Patent Disk Cultiva.

tore, sBoldere' Supplles and SportUng Good.

If you can't find what you want you

may be sure Yaeger has it.




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All orders will receive prompt
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Secretary of Agicsltvrce lis De-
fianc: to Broker Price*


Pre Dea jeJ Withdrawal of Chartcs
ad I t RFtr..i6c g of
olaues Uder Die-ws,

That Secretary Wilson intends to
take no step backward In his report
oa the cotton leak investigation was
evidenced Monday by the statement
that he was not afraid of any libel
sult which might be filed against him
by Theodore Price or other brokers
mentioned in the report; in fact, he
said, he would welcome such action,
because it might be the means of de-
veloping such facts not already un-
covered, and which it was desirable
tV) know.
"This is a quarel among gamblers,,
he said. "brought about by the dis-
satisfaction of some of them In not
getting what they thought was their
due. I have nothing to take back.
As the head of an executive depart-
ment of the government, it was my
duty and right to give to the public
the result of the Investigation by the
secret service agents into the charges
which had been filed leading up to the
dismissal of Mr. lloimes.
The secretary added that he had
given consideration to Mr. Price's re-
quest, as presented through his at-
torney, William M. Ivins, of New York,
"to withdraw the unjust, offensive
and unsustalned charges and implica-
tions" and had reached the determiaa-
tion to take no further action in
the matter. He :aid he would not
communicate with Mr. Price or his
attorney in any way.
In view of the opinion by the
United States district attorney, a crim-
inal prosecution against Holmes woulah
not lie. Secretary Wllson intimated
that he would isugget to President
Roosevelt a recommendation to con-
gress that legislation be enacted to
cover cases of similar character in-
volving a breach of trust.
Roosevelt to Take Action.
It is regarded, according to a (1:s-
patch from Oyster Bay, as not unlike-
ly that criminal piosecutlon may ie-
suit from the Inrestigatton of the cot-
ton report leak in the department ot
agrIculture. The subject has not yet
been presented to the president in a
formal way, although he is familiar
with most of the derails of the in-
quiry. United States District Attor
ney Beach of W'ashington was of tit,
opinion, after a cursory examination
of a part of the evidence adduced in
* the investigation, tha, a criminal pro
ceding wculd not lie against Assist-
ant Statistician Holmes. who Is alleged
to have profited by giving advance in-
formation of the condition of the cot-
ton crop to certain brokers. The ao-
partment of justice is not inclined to
accept this view of the case. While
no decision to institute criminal pro-
ccedings has been teache,. the subl-
Ject Is being considered by Attorney
General] Moody, who later will take
up the matter with the president.


Story fram febe Savs Amerlcea Was
Forced to' Hinod Over ResOm MoenVy.
Julian Condoya, a wealthy Amert.
can banker and agent of .he Ward
Line, were dining with his family St.
day night at his home ac'oss the
bay, from Sanitago, ('uba, was attac'k-
ed by eight bandits, who covered t"he
members of the family with guns and
searched the honse. The bandits pre.
sented a written demand for $30t.00(,
and seed Mr. C(ndoya as a hostage
until the amount sbtould be paid.
After parleying. Mr. Cendoya
agreed to pay $2.00, and the bandits
withdrew. Monday morning Mr. Cen
doya was allowed to go to Sanitage,
and seure the money, which he turn-
ed over to the bandits at a rendez
vous in the bay.


Three Sala*es in Kansa fows Totail
Wrecked by likaewn parties.
Three saloons !n the heart of the
business section ( completely wry-,ked my dynamite on
Monday. Much damage was done to
other property in the vicinity and tnr
lees is estimated at $10,ii)0. No on-
was killed.
There has been much agitation I*
Iola recently to c'one the saloons
which have been nrun openly in viola.

tion of the prohibition law, and Govy
eraor Hoch had been appealed to to
aid nla closing the places.


Noted Nusser Takes Res Jfulec-
X C.cc t k Tr te"I

In the custody of the United States
marshal, under orders of United
States Judge Cocran, who last week
assumed Jurisdiction 4a his die, Ca-
lob Powers, charged with complicity
In the murder of William Goebel at
Frankfort, in the winter or 1o00, was
lodged in the Newport, Ky., Jail Mon-
day aight, where he Will be held pend-
ing a decision of the various legal
legal points arising out of his trans-
fer from ptate to federal Jurisdiction.
When Powers arrived at the New-
port Jail at 7:50 o'clock p. m., a co,.
troversy arose between Jailor Ploeger.
and Mayor Hembold as to what cell
the prisoner should occupy. The
mayor Insisted that the ceil espec-
ially prepared for Powers was no-,
the proper place. Ploeger and Mayor
Hembold finally came to blows, ana
the latter was knocked down. During
the fight between tle ma:or asj tne
Jailor the furniture In the call pre-
p&.red for Powers was confiscated by
unknown persons. Surasequently Pow-
Sers was placed In another cell witi4
other prisoners, where he will remain
until Jailer Ploeger can secure other
I quarters for him.
For five years Powers has bpn In
prison, he has been tried four times
and sentenced to death three times.
but as he walked into the Jail he ex-
pressed hope of his ultimate acquittal
of the charge entered against him.
He was the only one of those charged
alth conspiracy to murder William
Goebel to be convicted and sentenced
to death. His fight for life has been
remarkable, and attorneys express the
belief that three more years may pass
before the ena of the present legal
complications will make possible the
trial in the federal courts for which
he had applied five weeks ago at Lon-
don, Ky.
The decision of Federal Judge
Cockran assuming Jurisdiction will be
appealed by Kentucky to the I'nlted
States sL;ireme court.
On instructions from United States
District Attorney Tinsley. warrants
were sworn out late Monday night for
the arrest of Mayor Helmbold for In-
terfering with United States officers.


Ten People Die from Sunstroke and Iwo
Score are Prostrated.
Ten deaths and more than two
score oases of prostrattons resulted
from the continuance Monday of the
wave of Intense heat which reacheno
New York city Saturday. A gratetut
breeze from the sea served in a meass
are to temper tire torrid t emperature,
and excessive humidity, but the sat-
fering, especially in the swarming ten-
ement honpe quarters, was intense,
and throughout the day the amlbu
lances were kept l'iiy removing sun-
s;iicken patients to the various Los-.
At 3 o'clock Monday afternoon a
he-avy thunderstorm with a deluge of
aiin descended on Brooklyn, the low-
er portion of Manhattan and sulur-
ban towns in New Jersey. The storm
brought a startling fall in the mercury,
which dropped thirteen degrees within
half an hour, effectually breaking tk?
hot wave.


Rseas Ambassador Depats for Nw Post
at Madrid After Seven Yeaw' Service.
Count Casslnl, Russia's first ambas-
sador to the United States, after seven
years' service in Washington, left
the city for New York, where he sails
fcr Europe, and will later go to his
new post at Madrid. (lathered at the
s t'toni to bid him God-saeed wern-
nearly every diplomat remaining at
the capital and a number of the an,
hassador's ,personal friends.

Bowes is Succeeded b Retell.
Formal announcement was made by

the department of state Monlay or
thr appointment oif William M. Rur-
sell of Maryland as minister to Ven-
ezuI Ia, where he succeeds Bowen.

0 ----
N s is letrodced is GerI N Ms. of
Repree'atefives bv Prrn'.
A bill was introduced In the Geor-
gia house of representatives Mon-
day by Mr. Perry of Hall, who pro-
poses to abolish the present railroaP.
commission entirely a.d to erect a
new board of railroad supervisors to
bu elected by the people and to con-
sist of five members at a salary of
1,200 each, with duties similar to
tbose of the present railroad conm.
mission, but, perhaps, a little more

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e.--"Do y read all the popular
eelsa of tthe day?"
She-OraeIoua, not I have Just
Utie to se how they n*d."-Puck.

Ytrpersaeantly eureS. 'n fits ornervons.
se after rt day's use of Dr. Kline'sa Grat
NerveRtatorr,Strial bottlitod trefatse frw
Dr. R. H. KLINS, Ltd..9 1 Arab St.. Phila.. Pa.
The flag of Austria-Hungary was adopt-
ed March U6S.
The OMe" NWr la OGeoreg.
Mrs,. L Keasedy. one of the odest and
bo known nurea in Goorgla, states that
is all her experience with bowel troubles
and children teething. Dr. Bigers' lHuckle-
berry Oordial is the best remdUy.
gold by all Drugglata, 2S and M0e. bottle.
Charity covers a tnultitude of sins, but
it does t remove them.


S eNw Tork Lady Proves That Every Wo*
man May Have It by Uslatg
CaUtlers Sap.
Mrs. R. Reichenberg. wife of the well-
known jeweler, of 143 Fu',ton St., New
York. says: "I had a friend who wua jut-
ly proud of her complexion. When asked
what gave her such a brilliant and love-
ly conipexinn, she replied. 'A healthy
woman ttan be sure ot a tine skin if she
i will do as I do, uve plenty of Cuticura
toap anti water.' iat inaisted that I fol-
low hr.r ample. whirli I did with speedy
conviction. I find that Cuticura Soap
keeps the skin soft, white and clear, and
prevents redness and roughness."
(At2 '05)

The Mean Godfather.
Congressman Morrell, of Philadel-
phia, In a discussion of the Delaware
river appropriations, mentioned a
mean man.
"There are many mean men," he
said, "but this man surely was the
meanest of them all. Besides being
mean he was also rich.
"To a poor young couple living near
him a eon was born and they decided
to tame their son after the mean man.
and to ask him to stand as its god-
"He consented. He was flattered.
"Thereupon the Joy of this poor
young couple was great. They won-
dered what gift the rich godfather
would give to his little godson. Per-
haps a house and lot? Perhaps a half
dozen government bonds? Perhaps a
herd of cattle?"
Senator Morrell paused and smiled.
"What do you suppose," he said,
"the mean man sent the youngster?
He sent it, sir, a cup that one of his
Cochin China hens had won at a poul.
try show."

"Yes," said John's mother, "he use!l
to worry me nearly to death. There
was hardly a day the whole summer
long that he wouldn't run off and go
"It's strange how men change," re-
plied John's wife. "I have to beconas
downright cross and scold to get him
into the water once a week now."-
Houston Post.
Curious Thas a Tired Preher Sheulil
Hnve metk s desire,
A minister spenks of the c eirlouis ef-
fect of rape Niutis food ou lian iand
how It lihas relieved him.
"You will doubiitlesps iidprtntindl how
the suffering with indigestia vvi lih
which I used to be troublledl maded my
work an alimiost unenldurableh burilen.
and why it was that after my Stibliuth
duties had been performed. sl4.ep wuIS
a stranger'to my pillow till nearly day-
"I had to be very careful nas to wlant
I ate, and even with all my enre I ex-
perienced polgnan t physical dlistreis
after nmeals, and miy food never tatia-
fled me.
"Six months have elapsed sint-e I be-
Ran to utae (rpe -Nutsn food. aid the
beneflta I have deriveil from It are very
deinite. I no longer sunffr from Indll-
gestio and I IegiUi to hinirve fromn
the time ( talle. I find tl hnt Ily 'ating a dillh of
It after my MHalt,.itl work In dotine aiiitl
I always do so in\iw nay Ierrves are
quieted aal rent nail rtefreshlrng clIR i
are insured me. I feel tlit I coulihi ntt
poslibly do without (Irape- Nuts fradl.
1ow that I know its value. it l Inava-
rtfbly on our tahle--re feel that we
need It to complete the mea-ni -and our
children will eat irape-Nats when

they cannot be perraunded to touch any-
thing else." Name given by Postuni
Co.. Battle Creek, Michb.
Thee's a reason.
Reed the famous little book, "The
4oad to Wellville." In each pkg.


Towed Ow to Aaecricas Special Corn-
ulSh" at Piutl With Imposln
Cerwmilo .
In the presence of the highest dig-
altaries of Prance, the diplomatic rep.
resentatives of many foreign govern.-
ments and civil and naval officials
of the United States, the body of
A-1miral John Paul Jones was for
mally delivered to the United States
government in Paris Thursday. The
ceremony was one combining impres-
%ive dignity with brilliant military
and naval pomp in which the soldiers
and sailors of Prance and the sailors
of America united in rendering hon.
ors to the illustrious founder of the
American navy.
The occasion was unique and prob-
ably without parallel, as the funeral
was that of a revolutionary hero who
had lain neglected In a foreign grave
for over a hundred years.
The ceremony of delivering the
boly was held In the American
church on the Avenue de l'Alma, at
3:30 o'clock In the afternoon. The
interior of this gothic edifice was
beautifully decorated with plants and
flowers. At the foot of the chancel
rested the casket, wrapped In an
American flag and literally buried In
masses of floral emblems.
At the right of the altar sat Am-
bassador McCormlck. Senior Special
Ambassador Porter, Junior Special
Ambassador Loomls, United States
Senator Henry Cabot Lodge, Rear Al-
miral Sigsbee and other officers of
the American squadron. Across the
aisle sat Premier Rouvier, with oth-
err members of his cabinet, practi-
cally the entire diplomatic corps and
officers of the army and navy. Scores
of American sailors, on either side
o? the altar, gave a fitting background
to) the imposing scene.
After brief religious services, Gen-
eral Porter, according to the French
custom, with the red sash of the
Grand Cross of the Legion of Honor
across his breast, advanced alongapde
the casket and formally delivered
the body to Mr. Loomis. as the rep-
resentative of the United States gov-
ernment, who accepted it In the name
ot the government and commissioned
Admiral Sigahes to transport it to
the United States.
As the surplihed choir took up "My
Country, 'Tis of Thee." the entire as-
semblage rose and Joined in the
strains of the patriotic hymn. Kight
brawny sailors from the Brooklyn
then stepped forward and, raising the
casket on their shoulders, bore it
slowly from the church to the wait.
ing gun carriage. The carriage was
draped with the national colors and
was drawn by six black horses.
The cortege was now formed and
proceeded to the Esplanade des In-
valides. Arriving at the esplanade an
Imposing picture was presented. The
trench government had erected a
large pavilion In which to deposit the
The casket was deposited in the
center of the pavilion while the cor-
tege passed, rendering military hon.
ors. later it was bourne to the In-
valides railroad station and placed in
a funeral car where, guarded by
reach and American soldiers, It
started for Cherbourg at 10 o'clock
The unusual sight of a detachment
of United States sailors and marines
swinging through the central thor-
ougbhfares of Paris aroused great in-
terest and brought out an enthusiasm.
tic ovation from the crowds alona
the line of march. The American
naval contingent numbered o0u men
and presented a fine appearance. All
along the route the streets were lined
with dense crowds eager to see the
Asmncans. Women waved their hand.-
kerchiefs and miniature flags. an-,
there was a conUnuous shouting ef
"Viva Le Americans."


istece Paena he to Be Mtde Nel.M-

Life on the Isthmus of Panama Is

I ) be made healthful, comfortable
sad enjoyable before the real work
of digging the eanal is begun, ac-
cording to an announcement of policy
made at Washiaton Thursday by
Chairman Shbmta of the Panama Ca-
nal coamlsteo. i




Fresh Meats.






Practical Plumbing.

Tin Work of All Kinds.




threat of Sombardment bv Ka mneer
Causes a regular r Stampede.
The Inhabitants of Theodos!a, Cri-
,iea. are leaving the town, in complil-
t c'e with the orders of the author!-
ihi who fa.ir that the mutineers of
hlie Kni.a Pl'temlkne will carry out
he!r threat of bombardnnat. Only
Krips and offmri;n rema n.
A correspond lit who vi.sitted the
Kniaz Pot-mkine., i:i company with
hle mayor, fuund the hatt' eship com-
rmanded by an ele'hcted committee of
',r tiiHster" Alexieff. a quasl-command
rhntk In the lin u an navy. Every-
!i,.ng wars in order and good discip-
l.ne prevailed. All thN guus were
hladed. and It was hald that the mu-
tir.eers had a full complement of am-
munition. 'rli crew consisted of 760
mn(., and there were fifteen more in
the torpedo boat. No officers were
sm'n, but it was rumored that there
c're several enstgnn among the crew
held as prisoners and costumed as
A dispatch to Reuters Telegram
ct mpany Loradon) from Theodolia
says that at 9 o'clock Thursday morn-
Ing a boat from the Knias Potemkine
was sent ashore and was met by an
infantry flre, which killed two men
and caused seven to Jump overboard.
The torpedo boat, In the hands of
the mutineers, fired a shell, which
passed over the town; and, at noon,
the Knlas Potemkine and the torpedo
onat left the port. but continued to
ri.aneuver In sight of the town. Theo-
dosla. It Is added, has been declared
t' be In a state of w-r.


SI9t of istee Jack Was lee Mud cfor Prt
Collector lamp.
A dispatch from Rochester. N. Y.,
says: A protest has been filed with
the Canadian minister by Captain
Simmons of the Canadalsn schooner
Accacla. because the port collector,
D'.anP Bump, compelled him to low-
er the British flag on his vessel on
,.iiy 4.
Collector Rump was informed that
the Acarciat had floated a large
union jack on the morning of the
4th, and oidred ('.a ain Stamons to
hau| It down, saying it was an In-
iult to the national holiday. Sim-
nons r fued 'and thrutt nted to shoot
If he boarideld his 'ease'. Finally 81m-
nons lowered the flag when threat-
cred bth if'-sal of his clearance
p. pers.

Four Facts For

Sick Women

To Consider

Lydia F. Pinkham's Vegetable Compound
Ha in t Inncquullud Recotd of v(urei--
Mrs. "Pink/ham'. Advice I C(onf/sdn-
lial, Frce, and alw'yos Helpful

FIMaT.J'hnt iiimo-'.'ve.ury operrat ion
I iii bon rlpoieI tu;%'perfu erlh'i iiss r'1 upj wo11Zue
twcttdutu,.tgleee'ePtry this ree slit-W14-4A 0.'t .
*1tueii'e uenVt.ents', m-6esaitioaitie'. irro-glisair
rindtpainul s, I ita stri;at its. Ic' le-erriptea-.
dlrpl.weaneurtue of tlt- isterl:-4 pain ill
th~ e~ite, bturn Irag 545h at 1Di'Dlle thu.etOtii -
inch. be~arirajg-leu,' ais rie te. ntrvuer z~jC'la,
djv~zlree'a ama l ~eple.'.nr-.e.
S Ism ue1). Th le rrw'll Ii' re'$ th hole! t
t he rv~euirtifor th-e Ii rleos* imigi ii144of
isvott, pf iji 'YIrvS 4,of fema l%.a Iise 1, stia
E. P irs khateiri ~',uL,'S t~ t ills ( ets irmul~
It regulates, strenWUipuxun ir edstiremi
dicecuewn of the, feiaale organism an
nothing' clhe can.
Foer thirty yearm It hass t I-en helping
womtnnu it)teoo.sitring, etitri nK hteakawhe..
ne'rvoimlnrebue. kidsney troim oshul, all tit#-r-
ine aned ovarlin l nflammation~af, wouak-
ness and tl lisplaeou',rntestt, regulat15ling
mnrsenptrutiti it u jvarfurtt.Iy araio'ive~rvorrs.
Ing~ lts;elriu13111 t hriq alet',provoooelItteA'l1
Invmhematele an pro- mrlisg for e'ksildtblrth
iiadltile change of JINe.
Tlltimi 'l'he u'reaft Y(hel aneof tsnsit-
lleltro~i swilel trmteftid topt mviuniuaml.ot tile!
at II. l'im nk hasa in te' oratory at .L~ynan.
Ma~en ssssetav (lfiv hale sire'Ifrom tlnsme to
tihis. e pub1 la-ii s.,!le,' relrlsi-tiAof,n ive Osu.
Wlialt#. e-Vielelaee eel tot f)1' Vaillie eel 1, Vlift
N' Vi'mrkhlaia'eea ~' ttiC4eiieasdawel
lire. Ii'rkiaasu'se s.vi"-e.
Foitrris i'very aillill WOMIusn In thee
Un ites[l Ntatii -sit a&.e tietI tee ne'e'e;t the'
ftuhlo'.'iriKhInvitat.ion,ri. It, i% feIr'., 'will
lirinsg Kothlwiealtha and may nave yoar

Mrs. Plnkham's Standing lavitat Ion
to Wonfln.-W~Vouenia )ftewrl rg frijin uamy
forui of fe'rnoeat weiie~ ije*,s arv ira vit.4-s tip
Sromipt Ily (-,-in ynt~inIcu Iutw I?IaIt Mrn JPinak
am, iat LvnnriNlzaw. Ali Ie'tterusitre.
releei veeil, (opete. a-lread iaundlan ewe reel
toy %viollI-fl ifi y. Fro te~v y nptoe~mm~ve
oi re toli lItmasy bleelo'ivotAlad stil he
tjlivlkrmt, ant ie're%t way iof re-co..i er ,
atsiviluetl. E. it of)I'll" v5%t veelitiee'(tft0 x-
1 wrio-uive In I rt'utliaU fe'nisi'eIIle I* ras
P1tiklistm prolhub ly lillis the. very k ntow I
edgm that 'v WI hItpyelp p r easw. Stire'Iv,
any we mgrsla ,raihel (r poor. hi- ve ry fe ii ih
if t.he doeas not fake' uvlvi~tsug" oftUs i-i
genertiux offer of uaistI5%.L1.


R %Iilie i.e, a5t li tIc w i i i
51 eulI 4eraoiltruiellielo t te oat4 nec I l6164
ows.Is 604, a ImittIP w pilli It if ewL ?4

3 4 5
Three two dollar skirts for five dollars.
1 If .,? 1111141 ieg'I'~ ee i ,040a. 0'onet Vallt
I) ~ a~,India$s~houiea..fall.

TULANI Ur~aVIsivy or lotO lelft&.
It. a -ii' nhe~. a I',, II-s e it o o .l, 1 1 1-t
IIif~~eg e le 1ee1iui .41. ... ee 'em 4. i i i tI
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lc.ir~i l:'

Hundreds of Indiana s Wrq e u-
.ohit Ita lrs'nra3 i. Indlan ieltI iti!
Pin leKdmo iige'IIr'y. lasi v~e'ti at cit ite,
lar broamdrast over Ihet W~sextrn ct'(iI
Iry. e~aitiuig Mlat het bus t hfsilm11IgIIIc114:1
1-0 40 jitleleo. heaid Ierl C )u Is 'at Sfiix In'
fl ange whoewaifll uinplyiv) leiit for I li
* o a p t y n 11 t o a ~ l e it i i v a t te nf t io n ,s f
tontirmticrs Ito rhit- act OI I linItaeves nie.ni
c re good workoer~-rit hty will work tiC

herding or rutie'IelvR.

News Abiot t.Ne ..S
London, |g.-The Marshall Hall
Prile, given every five ye7r0 by the
Roy~l Medical Society, has been
awarded to Henry Head for an Im-
portant discovery of the working* of
the nervous system. Prof. Head had
the sensory nerves of his arrm divid,
ed. and then be watched the sensa.
tlons that followed. Then he had the
nerve r united by stitching, and he
watched the process of recovery. The
results wae that be discovered thai
there are two distinct sets of sensory
eTrves. One conveys tle senatloond
of pain, best and cold. The other con.
v'.a the sensation of touch, and also
enables one to localize the eansatlons
accurately. The healing power of the
skin dpeondsa entirely on the former
-Evening San.

First Moth---VhWero ar you going
to spend the Mummer?
HScond Moth--I havf nimdlo arrange-
mernts to board with a fur roat, but I
don't know whether I'll b. able to
stand it. It's fearfully cro' ready."-Detrolt Free lPres.

Va7 A11en'e WPoe.t- ,.
It Is the only care for SwolJen, Mmartlan
TIrod, Acbl in, Hot, hweatla Feet.(Cora aad
uanioni. Ask for Aien's Foot-Kase, apowdor
to be sh&kes Into the shoe*, Cures while you
walk. At all Driaglets tail Shoo $ito.re, oW.
Don't mwpt any *aubstltute. Ample sent
Fags. Adldres, Aleon h. Olrmsted, fMLo)y, N.Y.
''he trvi,,lor ret Fra t. v ia,'es from th,
re Mr. Winuelow 'e o'tshinsi yrup fotr Chillldren
t,'.'t ii Dot 4,4 tiej) lit e h I K nsa, rricae'ute irs lerinra i-
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W ,alter 4othc -,i 'd hai a zebrt wie I hlie
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-$2.50 A S Whick is tie STYLISH WOMAN'S Farite.
t tMust Be Worn to Be Appreclated.

Urtf tittur-ftrts ltor o.
.a MeSTr PINe SO9 exCLusiveIST
S1. iouls. U. A.

Say Plainly to Your Grocer

That you want LION COFFEE always, and he,
being a square mari, will not try to sell you any.
thing else. You may not care for our opinion, but

What About the United Judgmeat of Millions
of housekeepers who have used LION COFFEE
for over a quarter of a century ?
Is there any stronger proof of merit, than the

Confidence of the People
and ever Increasing popularity T
SLION COFFEE to carefully se-
leeted at the plantation, shipped
direct to our various factories,
where It Is skillfully roasted and
carefully packed In sealed paek.
ages-unlike loose coffee, whleh
Is exposed to germs, dust, In.
sects,et. LION COFFEE reaches
you as pure and clean as when
SIt left the factory. Sold only In
e 0 *o o I lb. packages.
Lion-head on every package.
Save these Lion-heads for valuable premiums.

WOOLSON SPICE CO., Toledo, Ohio.

Carefully inspected shells, the best of powder,
shot and wadding, loaded by machines which
give invariable results account for the superior-
ity of Winchester "Leader" and Repeater"
Factory Loaded Smokeless Powder Shells.
Reliability, velocity, pattern and penetration
are determined by scientific apparatus
and practical experiments. They are

-it you have been told you cannot live-
that your 1isea, l is incurable- -do noc do-
apair I Buy a large $1 bottle of Checkers
and watch the result. Sampilo bottle free,
writA to-day--you'll forget it to-morrow.

aema.c-Cmc loW~as~dar. S. C

Mra..S1101tisff -1 thought yous might
at least havoimt s a dollar In tho del-
luction platte tit church I o'hty
Mr. Mclil~uff What. wa i theus#-.e'?
1'horo wasn'ti nybudy loeaklnigwhen
thui Watlat Cariset to ime -P'iIkiadetlihla

Fiv h e' he'ee'.4 will allI taut ~ jtare -e.
lie' III'.u~otn iat nhloeolmt iem w histlie
And Iiei tel r mc.'' 'iell-e'i'i teliceite.
- .eghi rigi ()it St ar.

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e~sl,, *. i uleuel'. aA. i.r st eel's sixi
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41 South Forsyth St., Atlanta, Ga.

P'ortabl~e andi Stationary
Engines, lBoilers,

Saw Mills
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Assisted by Cuticura Ointment,
thegreat Skin Cure, for preserving,
purifying, and beautifying the skin,
for cleansing the scalp of crusts,
scales, and dandruff, and the stop-
ping of falling hair, for softening,
whitening, and soothing red, rough,
and sore hands, for baby rashes,
itchings, and chatings, in the form
of baths for annoying irritations
and intlammations, or undue per-
spiration, in the form of washes for
ulcerative weaknesses, and for
many sanative, antiseptic, purposes
which readily suggest themselves,
as well as for all the purposes of
the toilet, bath, and nursery.
Bold thjonqhout the world. Porter Drut & Che m.Omr.
o.oa. arMaud Sr..., "A UeA su r Women."


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alVp tal eslee s04d preems o r gead 6 to4

and yo'j will re'e ivie booklet containing
uiii'oust .44) rnl-s..i9- lI '1 we rdq explaining
th.1t %V-- g.i.. 1w.;y, A13Si)lI "'EJ.6Y
l)'Hl.i', 1', t "olnihll s, to theoo nndint
l4o.4t fnljie-.f,9 ll,. l werds in thti boetokii
Moistt ;ri.4tro-ltI\. 'eoeltr.o-t ever ('lcndlICted.
l'ii iklt t' r PIiilutiN hrlnhri lredes of letters from
Ii.. ki rs riand r Ia -ii- ), i munll giving rals-
orn.i wVy >hov ho ,l4nliil tttndt one of 1). P.
B 4' Thom.- hol f.ilt to g.t fr'e arhol-
arshlp 'will. ,ia :xliii it in b i)ooklPt., et
14' om'lti 4 f,,r '.,I i !l=l.-. p.lld word found.
.Let .s t..-l y i all alotlt our great edu-
eiatltii il ,)ri>te.-t mun l our

"I had trouble with my bowels whbleh made p7
blood impare. Mr ftar was *evered with prpi
which no ete l ruomeu enuld remove. I tr14
your lCaseartle nd grea wasm Joy when tie
fmples disappeared efr a meash's stead see
have retenuauQ1do them to all my friend Ia6
quite a few have found rPlief."
V. Jo Pasch. M7 Par Ave., Now Tork City. M. 1.

PlO#eant. Palpable. Poent TaaM Oood. Doe
Rever i nold in bulk. The oen"ine tabtlt lsitaped IM
e1ranteed lo aore or your mose beak
SterUiag Remedy Co., Chicge wr ".T. aw

trouabled wifth lS pecellr to
Lheir "Ia used as a doaseheis a now~1 ee
cesalal. lborouguthlCIO"&oweekilladses es
stopS diScbArgeS ko~s, c a nfkia~mnatia as
crestst, cures Iflc~iobea AM Masai oatanh.
)'Axton@ I&len powde fl,rM to be dissolved In poem
griter, and is ar tature CI'.dnaing, teeaer~g..prMACUI&
ic.J economeical than liquid anttmols ltka atir
For sale at druweui s, 50 cient abox.
Triald egs ad S.& .-9ofletasbctems Pros&

krlebpy t'010oiila.. uleviIIp..Ky opts the wbole
ee@-r. Atudengsa 4D enter oamy Use.. Calabw tee.

To cure, or money refunded by your merchant, so why not try It? Price 00c.

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Jelly glass We dom at Evans'. ,
,MmBudd. of Moatiello, is the guest
'ia Clyde Raney.
SSenator Aford of Carrabelle was a
visitor to the capital this week.
Window shades, 10 and 2c at Evans'."
Memrs. J. A, Edmodson and D. B.
Maxwell are enjoying a cruise along the
Gulf coast.
Mr. J. R. Wells, supervisor of agen-
cies for the Singer 8. M. Co., was in
the city this week.
Dr. 8. M. Tucker of the Florida Col-
l* e has gone north for his belated sum-
mer vacation.
Hon. Frank Adams, of Jasper, visited
4 Tallahassee this week and was a guest
of the LeMon.
Dr. Carn and wife of Centreville have
gone on a visit to relatives and friends
n South Carolina.
Miss Bershe Meginnius is attending a
house party at Monticello, as the guest
of Miss Josie Budd.
New lot ladiee'ready-made underwear,
and very cheap, at R. J. Evans'. *
Mr. W. B. Schrader of the Singer
Sewing Machine Co. left this week for
New York on a visit to his old home.
Mrs. Frank Damon and children have
gone on a summer visit to Saluda, N.
C., where they will join the family of
Mr. J. W. Bushnell.
Sanitary Engineer R. J. Phillips,
Postmaster John McDougall and Mr.
A. Stephenson left last week for a
month of pleasure on the coast.
Hon. E. D. Beggs, judge of the Es-
cambia criminal court, was at the cap-
ital this week, and made a welcome
visit to the True Democrat office.
Mr. John H. Thompson will take
charge of the Quincy Herald and Era,
as the representative of the new own-
er, Miss sell, and has already gone to
his new field of duty.
Many local and society items of in-
terest were crowded out of our last is-
sue, as well as some interesting county
correspondence, by a press of advertis-
ing upon our columns.
Jr Mrs. A. G. Reynolds, who has been
visiting her husband, superintendent
Reynolds of the Wrought Iron Range
Co., left last Friday tor a summer visit
to friends and relatives in Virginta.
Copious rains have fallen thus far
during the month, and the nights are
delightfully cool and sleep-compelling.
July and August are the pleasantest
months of the summer in tais incom-
parable climate.
Dr. and Mrs. Jno. C. L'Engle, of
Jacksonville, stopped over Sunday at
the Leon, en route to Marianna, where
the Dr. will attend a meeting of the
managers of the State Reform b-hool,
of which board he is a member.
Mr. R. M. Pearsall, local agent of
the Singer Co., whose health has been
bad for some time, has resigned and
returned to his former home in Blakely,
Ga. He made many friends while here,
who will sincerely regret his departure.
The summer training school for col-
ored teachers opened at the State Nor-
mal and Industrial School for colored
youth on Monday, with the following
faculty: J. A. Ormond, principal; J.
H. Coffee and 0. N. Tillman, instruc-
Leonard Wilson, colored, who wasar-
rested recently by Deputy Sheriff Pop-
pell, charged with selling mortgaged
property, was taken before Esquire
Everett at Miccosukie last week, bound
over, and committed to jail in default
of bond.
Pensacola News: Wednesday after-
noon Mr. and Mrs. E. 0. Saltmarsh
!ave a most delightful, though small,
ay party in honor of Miss Raney of
Tallahasee, the charming guest of
Judje and Mrs. E. C. Maxwell. The
partly left the wharf at about four
o'clock aboard the steamer Angelo, re-
turning late in the evening.
\ Maasle ste.
Mayor Henderson, as chairman of the
citizens' committee, called another
meeting of citizens to assemble Monday
evening at the City Hall, and seventeen
citizens responded. The subscription
committee reported $2565 pledged, and
an informal dalcussion of possible sites
and "ways and means" ensued.
Finally it was decided that the same
committee, with that appointed by. the
9 council should meet the members of the
Commission on their arrival in the city
the next day, sni escort them to view
the different sites which have been sug-
gested and ascertain which of them
would be acceptable to the Commission;
and the meeting adjourned.
Messrs. Stockton and Mathes of the
Governor's Mansion Commission arrived

in the city Tuesday and were attended
by the joint committee on a tour of in-
spection of various tentatve sites for
tne mansion. They held no formal
meeting but took the matter under ad-
viseent, appointing another meeting
two weeks hence, when the matter of
selecting a site will be settled.
In the meantime the canvasing com-
mnttee of citizens will continweits work,
with the expctation of radsh addi-
tional funds for the ofwhat-
l ever site may be chosen. As an indica-
tio that none of those restedd for
the inspection was entirely satisfator,
Dr. W. L Moor, of the committee wi
receive, uni JUy th, pp tms,
with descriptiuan, p- e. e, .om
any maa deser of offering a suitable
S lot for the purpoe.

Many of the older residents of Talla-
hassee will remember K. B1. Lignoski,
who was born and spent the earlier
years of his youth in Tallahassee, re-
moving with his parents to Houston,
Texas, when about la years of age.
Newspaper readers will alho recall an
event which occurred in 1396, in which a
Texas Confederate veteran named Mac
Stewart was condemned to death, in
Mexico, for the killing ot a policeman
at Paral, Mexico, in May of t iat year.
Stewart s sentence was afterwards
commuted to lite imprisonmeitL at Chi-
huahua. The connection between tne
two persons named is detailed in Texas
newspapers just received by The 'I rue
Democrat from Mr. Chas r. Cogswell
of this city, now sojourning at Bain-
bridge, and who is a cousin of Lagnoski.
From the beginning of Stewart's
trouble Dr. Lignoski has been devoted
to the self-imposed task of procuring
his release and as stated in the San
Antonio and El Paso journals, his ef-
forts were at last crowned with success,
and Stewart hus recently arrived in his
home State an.d has been received by
all of his former friends and comrades
as one risen from the dead, Dr. Lig-
noski snaring the hours in a succes-
sion of receptions given to him by Con-
federate camps and veterans through-
out the State.
Sickema., Shivering Fits
of Ague and Malaria, can be relieved
and cured with Electric Bitters. This
is a pure tonic med cine of special bene-
fit in Malaria, for it exerts a curative
influence on the disease, driving it en-
tirely out of the system. It is much to
be preferred to Quinine, having none of
this drug's bad after-effects. E. S.
Munday, of Henrietta, Tex wr tes:
"My brother was very low with rrala-
rial fever and jaundice, till he took
Electric Bitters, wnich saved his life.
At all druggists. Price 50c. GLaran-
Fruit jars, all sizes, cheap at Evans'.*
At a Bargain.
For sale several good large young
mules. Apply to
Pair gold spectacles. Owner can
get same by paying for this notice and
small reward to
20 2w Rufus Willis.
One 6 H. P. Engine, one 8 H. P.
Boiler, mounted; all in good order; also
one Duplex 3 Cylinder Steam Pump.
Apply to J. W. BUSHNELL,
18-1m Tallahassee, Fla.
The Thomasville Chiropodist has gone
to Toronto, Canada, to familiarize him-
self with all the late English ideas and
methods on the care and treatment of
the feet. A safe speedy and painless
cure for Corns, Bunions and Ingrow-
ing Nails is what the public requires
and demands. Dr. Williams is a ro-
grreasive business man and a skilled
Chiropodist, well and favorably known,
having been consulted by that srchant
prince, Marshall Field, of Chicago
and one of the leading physeans o
New York City. Let reason prevail
d easy feet from Dr. Willima.
71 Nora Madison St., Thomasville,
Ga. Telephone .
P. S.-Dr. Wiliams offers Flve Dol-
lars Reward for an Inrowi Nall he
canot cure without pain. Si ly an-
tieptic. l-lmi
New shirtwaist Unen 25c., at R. J.
Evans *


NOTICE of Application for Tax Deed under Sec-
tion 8 of Chapter 4M8. Laws of Florda.
Notice i hereby given that J. L. Parrior, pur.
chaser of tax certificate No. 7. dated $ July, A. D.
190, has flied said certificate in my office, and hi a
made application for tax deed to Issue in acco -
dane t law. Said certificate embraces the
following described land situated In Leon county,
Florida. to-wit: The southwest quarter of south.I
seat quarter of fractional section 7. townsh i I
north. ranw I east. 40 acres. The said land bi a n
assessed at the date of the issuanea of such ci t..
eate In the name of D; D. Gwaltney. Unless ,asd
certifate shall be redeemed according to law.
tax deed will issue thereon on the 7th day of Au.
gust, A. D. 106.
Witnem my official signature and seal this the
4th day of July. A. D. 1B06.
Clerk Circuit Court Leon County. Florida
NOTICE of Application for Tax Deed Under
section 8. of Chapter 4H. Laws of Florida.
Notice is hereby given that C. B. Gwynn, pur-
chaser of Tax Certificate No. t. dated July Iti.
A. D. 19. has fled said eMrtlifiate in my office.
and has made application for tax deed to is.
sue in acordance wih law. aid certificate em-
brace the following denribed land situated in
Leon county. Florida to.-wit: L ta Nos1. .1 and
6. of block I1, in Villa Mitchell. In eetlons l and ,.
in township I south. In west. as per plat
file in the offce of the clerk of the circuit court.
contmning threu-quarters I% of an scre. more or
lw. The si land being ed at the date f
the issuamn of such certificate In the name of
Maggie J. Crem. Unlessm id eartfiate shall be
rdemad a ceordin to aw. tax deed will Issue
thereon on the Ith day of August, A. D. I06.
Witness my official signature and sal Wthi the
14th day of July. A. D. 190L
Clerk Circuit Court Len County. Florida.
NOTICE of Aplication for Tax Dese under Bee-
o f Chapter 4811 Laws of lorida.
Netle is hereby givenhat K U. Rs. Bssatt.
purchaser of Tax CAertiemate No. L dated Jbs 6.
a D. low has fied smid ceartifiate in my mocm
and has made application few tax deed to Is in
aecedanee with law. Said eartflate embrams
the follwin described land situated I LAon
ounty. Flria. to-wt : Ia* ef land beginning
14 10.11W elal enat of thea nerwet corner of
the muthmt quarter of atisa two, t. w hl
-se -k, weone west, a running south

ft I ,-I

Dbammes of the Bft, flee I Neowa Spedsks.

omnee to olde @pi"aft*In&&a&

First Eaptiet Church, Clint.n street,
near Ada*, Frank W. Craer
11 a. em. adT 74S m. Bible Sebhedat
10 a. m. Junlor-Batikt Union at 8 p.
m. enior BY.P.U. at 4:0, m.
Prudential committee first onday
night in each month at 8 o'clock.
Pryer meeting each Wedneday night
at Ladlaes' Aid and Ms ary
Society, first Thursday in seh month
at 4 p. m. A cordial invitation I ex-
tended to every person to come and
worship with u.
Services for Lord's Day, July 16, will
be as fonows: Morning sermon sub
jet. "Church Support in the Light of
the ChurchCovenant." Eveing sub-
ject, "Why Men Do Not Go to Church."
Junior Union subject, "Pitchers and
Lamps." Senior B. Y. P. U. subject,
"The MeM@sage of the Flowers." A
cordial invitation is extended to all to
come and worship with us.
Trinity M. E. Church, South Rev. J.
W. Bigham, pastor. Sunday School at
9:30 a. m. Sermon at 11 a. m. Senior
Epworth League 4 p. m. Junior Ep-
worth L ue 8 p. m. Evening Ser-
mon at 7mJO p. m. Public cordially in-
vited. Prayer meeting Wednesday at
7:80 p. m.
St. John's Episcopal, Rev. Dr. W. H
Carter, Rector, Services: Sundays
and Holy Days, Holy Communion 7
o'clock a. m. Sunday, 11 o'oock a. m.
and 8 o'clock p. m. Friday, 8 o'clock
p. m. St. Michael's (colored). Ser-
vices: Suidays, 4 o'clock p. m. Fri-
days, 4.30 o'clock p. m.
Spoiled Her Beauty.
Has iet Howard, of 209 W. 84th street
New York, at one time had her beauty
spoiled with skin trouble. She writes:
' 'I had Salt Rheum or Eczema for years,
but nothing would cure it, until I used
Bucklen's Arnica Salve." A quick and
sure healer for cuts, burns and sores.
25c at all druggists.
Mac Stewart Released.
Mlac Stewart Released*

left a wife and chldltoe, for years
of age, who are at arltte, N. C.
where the wife's family reside, ad
whem the hiatermeat te place. The
many friends of the family and the de-
ceased in this county extend their con-
Mrs. A. Randolph and Arthur left
Wednesday for Tate Sprin Tenn.;
Mins Mary P left on Thursd for
Moorhead, .C., to join Mr. & Mrs.
Winthrop, and Mr. V. J. Randolph left
Thursday for Blue Ridge.
Mrs. R. H. Gamble has so far recov-
ered from her repeat illness as to be
adle to depart on Wednesday for a brief
sojourn at Panacea Springs, after which
she expects to make her usual summer
visit to Virginia watering places.
A Grm Tran"y
Is daily enacted in thousands of homes,
as death claims in each one, another
victim of Consmiaption or Pneumonia.
But wben Coughs and Colds are prop-
erly treated, the tragedy is averted.
F. G. Huntley, of Oskrlandon, IndA
writes: "My wife had consumptlo
and three doctors gave her up. inl l
she took Dr. King s New Discovery fo
Consumption. Cough and Colds, whi
cured her, and today she is well and
stronT." It kills thegerms of all dis-
eases. One doee relieves. Guaranteed
at 50c and $1.00 by all druggists. Trial
bottle free.

Nocle* s hereby given to all creditors of the es-.
tate of Mrs. Emily M. Collins. deceased and to 'Il
persons having ir'mm against her or her estate.
to present eame aeording to law within two yers
fromthis date, the 18th day of May. 1909. other.
wise all such claims and deman0w', sha be barred.
Admr. Estate of Emily M. Collinr.
Creditors, leratee. distributes and all persons
having claims or demands asanist the estate of
Nancy 8. T. Bradford. late of lon County. de.
oed, are hereby notRed aid called upon to pre-
ont them to the executor of sa14 state wlthn
two years water the first rubietion of this notice.
otheisw the same shall forever afterward be
12-St Executor.
In the County Judge's Court of County
of Leon, State of Florida.
In the Matter of the Estate of RoLert L Collins,
deceased.-Notice of Sale.
suant to the statute of the State in such em-
s made and provided. I will expose to sale at
public sale on Monday, the 7th day of Aurust,
1906. between the hours of 11 o'clock In the fore-
noon and I o'clock in the afternoon of said day, at
the store house, corner Clinton and Adams streets,
in the City of Tallahassee, county of Leon. State
of lorida all the Stock of Drum. medicines
wares and fixtures. proper thelate Itiaert L
Cola". deeeaed
Administrator of the Estateof Robert L. Cllins.
deceased, this 80th day of June, A. D. 1906.
NOTICE of Applleata u for Tax Deed mder Sea-
ton 8 of Captetr 4 .M Law of Florida.
Notice is hereby given that J. L Farrior. Ir.
chaser of tax eartmafte No., dated 6th Jly.
A. D. 19 1. las ftled said atilsas in an c.
and ha mae application for tax eId to moa in
accordance with law. Said cerUate eamb ea
the following deMribed land ltutd In I
county Fords, towit: Th south quarIr
northeast quarter of northwest quarter of t orth-
west quarter of section ll.townah 2 north.ranrv 2
east, 24 acres. The said land bing assesed a
the date of the issuance of such certificate in t he
name of A. W. Gramlilng. Unle said certificate
shall be redeemed according to law, tax deed will
issue thereon on the Tthday of Afust. A. D. 19S.
WitnMo my oMicial signature and l*l this the
4th day of July. A. D. 1906
Clerk Circuit Court. Leon County. Florida.


J. D. GAY,

Wood YeeE

The Bet ard Weeood nd Ptne in stock
all the tme. Prompt delivery, and sat-
isfaction guaran- t
"tR SAL*.
To elose out seen; the drag store and
fixtures of R. L. ColAin, drug store in
Masonic building will be sold at a great


Those in need of business horses or
drivers should see these animals.
There's a grand lot to select from.
Prices are right.

Feed and Sales Stable,
140 South Adams Street.

pits serene atop the rigs we have for
hire. Tney're easy running, of course;
S. _' the horses that draw them are man-
aged with scarce an effort; but withal
/.'.f 4 the equipment is stylish to a degree
*Lt Every convenience, every comfort goe
with the equipages we let by the day
or hour. The lesser time will prove our
. words.
.a' C.T. T. HANCOCK, Prop.
Phones 73 and 39.

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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. COLLINS.'

Who are They ? What is Their Business ?
and they are largest in their line on their plan.
The only Nursery in existence allowing you to see trees
growing before you pay for them. Is that not enough to
convince you that ou will get exactly what you buy and
of the best grade ?
They fully guarantee their trees and are absolutely re-
sponible. Prices are right and I give my guarantee too.
Budded Pecans, Pears, Peach, Plums, Figs and all other
kinds of trees, Ornamentals Roses, etc.
Remember that no other Nursery makes such a liberal
proposition and hold your qrder until Salesman cas and
he will submit you the proposition in a few word&
In what home is fruai and flowers not appreciated and
worth their cost? L C. YAEGER, Agt.



Repair Work a Specialty.

AD Work Dowe Promptly. Sattfacdon Guaranteed.
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Of a Truss

Lies in the Comfort it As-

sures. I have a Large Line

of the Best and Most Com-

fortable Makes.

D. R. 6OX, Druggist.
Telephone No. 17.

the stock in our stables will be a pleas.
ure forl) the horseman. The showing of
good acclimated
of evei y description is an Interesting

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"m i6. cuuu, vpauinr.,

The entire pr of the State has
nothing but fulsome praise for Gov-
ernor Brward In his admirable selee-
tionm of the State Board of Control,
and it would not be human did he not
take due pride in the satisfactory man-
ner he accomplished the difficult
tukhe had before him. The compli-
ments extended Governor Broward In
this instance is another evidence that
the people of Florida made a happy se-
lection when they chose him as their
chief executive.- Jasper News.
Greatly Ia Demand.
Nothing is more in demnd than a
medicine which meets mom r equire-
ments for a blood and system cleanser,
such as Dr. King's New Life Pills.
They are Just what you need to cure
stomach and liver troubles. Try them.
At all druggists. 26c. Guaranteed.
Subscribe for The True Democrat,




Dainty Collars,
Handkerchiefs, Laces
and Embroideries

Gloves, Corsets, Hosiery

The Newest Materials for
Fancy Work.

149 N. Monroe St.


Feed and

Livery Stables.

Teams furnished at any
time, night or day at reason-
able prices. Best and new-
est rigs in the city.
Also stall at City Market
where all the choicest meats
are kept and sold. Neat,
clean delivery wagon.
Phone 127.
No. 26 We8t Lafayette St.,


Mc earthy & neming,

MAuJN aMd sOM WOms.

SDealers in
All kinds of Second Hand Machin-
ery. Scrap Iron and Brass
bought and sold.
Special attention give to the Repairs
of Sew Misu, ais. G and aseollMe
Englues, Locomotives, Etc.
Shops near G. F. & A. Depot.
Notle so hI evb iven to aU edlttn oaf tms.
tte of R. L. Colli. demd. and to all perems
haviar climn a inst him or him estate, to rpt-
sent MeM *eeordli to low with two mas f
this data, the 4th day of Doesminu. em 8t
wisU a sueh chim and 1miaml l hO bnsd.
Admr.Ue atto fL.LCWM.


General Repair Sp.
Hone Shoeing by an ex-
pert who has haid years
of experiene .

A portion of the public
patroAad le I solielted
ad satklfactieon A waran.
Oppeelt Thr Lei Ht"ld,
Altheormtio. Clanin, Ropa rt.
Etc. for Ladles and Gemntland.
Ageacy For The Royal Talors.
Only one machine in a lifetime is nee-
r if you bu the Wheeler & Wilson
No. from L Yaeger.

Binghampton, New York.

FIRST. Because of the past record, and present standing of this com-
pany. For eighteen years its growth has been steady. Each year since the
first has chronicled a gain in assets, and Insurance in force, over the preced-
ing. Quietly, without blare of trumpet, or roll of drum, it has passed upward
in the path of prosperity, and showed on the first of January passed, over
$3,000,000 of Assets, and over $47,000,000 of Insurance in force.
SECOND. It is strongest at Home, where best known. In Binghamp-
ton, where it was founded, and has always lived, it has nearly $2,500,000 in
force. This in a city of 50,000 population is remarkable, and in the State of
New York. where the older companies are well entrenched, it had on the first
day of January, $13,296,975 Insurance in force.
THIRD. Its Policies are among the best in the world and have two
special features that are the very best that can be found. The Security
Mutual, alone among all the companies, limits its expense of management by
special contracts with its Policy Holders. In its policies it expressly stipulates
the maximum part of the premium that it can use for expenses.
the reserve under the laws of New York State. This registration law is so
strict that Reserve on.Registered Policies pass out of the control of the com-

pany, into the possession of the State Treasurer, and so long as the policy
registered is in force, whether by premium paying, paid up, or as an extended
insurance, the reserve stays in the States possession; thus you clearly see the
State is, in a special sense, a partner in Carrying this insurance.
FOURTH. SECURITY is a mutual company, it cannot be bought and
sold in the market. It is made up of policy holders and operated by policy
holders, for policy holders. No MutualLIFE INSURANCE COMPANY on
on the Legal Reserve basis has ever failed in the United States, and they
stand, as light houses, pointing the way to safe harbor and sure anchorage.

Fill out the Coupon below, and mail to me, and let me give you illustrations of the
the best contracts on the market.
Chas. G. Myers, General Agent, Tallahassee, Fla.
Good agents wanted in every county in the State.
CHAS. G. MYERS, Tallahassee, Fla.
Dear Sir- Please give me figures, on best Policy, for man of my age.

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Special Medals Awarded.
Gold Medal for "Model Inutitntion Range."
Gold Medal for "Home Comfort" Gas Machine.
Gold Medal for Collaborator.
Sliver Medal for Collaborator.

Previous Awards.
27 Highest Diplomas.
16 Gold Medalr
One Silver Medal. (The highest Award and only bledal ever
given on Ranges in Canada.)





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