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Title: The weekly true Democrat
Uniform Title: weekly true Democrat
Weekly true Democrat (Tallahassee, Fla. 1905)
Physical Description: 7 v. : ;
Language: English
Publisher: John G. Collins
Place of Publication: Tallahassee Fla
Publication Date: August 14, 1908
Frequency: weekly
Subject: 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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Volume ID: VID00182
Source Institution: University of Florida
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14, 1908.

NO. 25.

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Good Government;

Honesty in Public Office; Equal Justice to All--Special Privileges to


aCuat y Has Ucelleat Grade of
B l ,Tobacco.
county's tobacco yield far sur-
the expectations of many of its
S giwers. The grade of the tobacco is
the Mhghest. The buyers that have seen
our tobacco have seen all in the State
and say that Florida has none better.
9 Our growers have been offered the
highest prices that the present market
has to offer. The prices are down now
' because of the great financial panic and
also because of the poor grade of the
leaf that was grown everywhere last
yar. Last year was not a good season
for growing it as this year has been.
This season has been ideal, and our
growers have grown the best.
The present prices are not all flatter-
ing. In fact, our growers say they will
not accept present prices for their to-
bacco. For this reason a large number
of our growers held a meeting in the
City Hall Monday night for the purpose
of organizing and taking their tobacco
off the market. Our growers, most of
them, don't have to sell their tobacco
now. They are not financially depressed
and can afford to wait until things look
better. Mr. Wahnish, one of the most
experienced packers in the state, and
owner of an immense packing house
here, made the growers an excellent
proposition to pack their tobacco for
them. He agreed to ferment, assort,
select, size and properly pack their to-
bacco at fifteen cents a pound.
A large per cent of our growers
agreed to unite in this manner and have
their tobacco packed. Others are going
to have their tobacco packed indepen-
deut. Therefore most of Leon's tobac-
co crop has been taken off the market.
This means that regardless of the pres-
ent low prices of tobacco, our tobacco
will by being packed ar.d in the course
of a little delay bring its usual high
prices. The growers will sell direct to
the big consumers and will not have to
bother with the middle man-the packer.
another very encouraging feature for
Snew organization was that the
of the meeting reached Monticello
two of her largest growers, repre-
Mating as many more, were present
r- g to become members of the or-
g aniztion. Of course they will be re-
eived as Leon and Jefferson always
wet hand in hand when it comes to
S mg each other a good turn. We can be
ofaid to Jefferson by letting tLem come
into the compact and it will add that
much more to the already big tobacco
center that Tallahassee is.
This means much to Leon county. It
means that low prices of tobacco is not
going to throw Leon county into hard
times as it will other counties that are
growing it. It means that we will have
several more large packing houses be-
fore the stalks are stripped another year.
We have several large growers, 'some
of them are individuals and some of
them are companies, who are going to
build packing houses of their own.
Our Ilexham ailes.

The Bloxham Rifles continue to grow.
Theyare now in their new armory up-
stairs in the Levy building on Jefferson
street. The new quarters are much bet-
S tethan the old. They have a large and
oonuaodious artment occupying the
emtirsecond floor of the building. The
company is gradually on the increase in
numbers and efficiency. Before the
Stats Encampment that takes place next
moth, our company will bein fine trim.
Captain Lewis and his corps of officers
are working hard to get the company
in shape for the enapment. With
m=sh men as Captain Lewis, Lieuten-
ants Walker and Winthrop, Sargeants
Holoway, Keene, Vamnand others lead-
Ing it we can predict nothing but suc-
eros for the company.
T- Tuesday night's meeting was a
rJe letter one. After drill the company
assembled around a long table that
would do eyes good to look upon. But
r this feast was not one tolookat as an
or-"looer could very easily see. The
writer ouid not learn the wheneeness
of the feast, but me thinks that no mas-
cule hands prepared that feast. Sev-
oral of the hoomary members were
S there and a Jolly good time was had by

S Tallahassee should take a deep inter-
s a in the company and lend all the as-
S Dtan possible in making it one of
S the beat l the State in every respect.
- Let the sier, boys know that you ap-

t a the financial and
i ne am t YOUmernfor 0
|| aU irja~ they should have your

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So Dfferenat In lerlda.
Startling revelations brought out by
the Georgia Legislature in investigating
alleged abuses in connection with the
convict lease system of that State have
naturally brought into general discus-
sion the matter of abolishing the sys-
tem in Florida, which many have long
Conditions in Florida, however, ap-
pear to be entirely different from those
existing in Georgia, particularly as the
system does not offer the chances for
graft and political trickery as that of
Georgia, prominent officials of which
have been brought into decidedly bad
repute by disclosures made. It is also
generally known that the authorities of
Florida enforce better treatment of
convicts than those of Georgia.
Owing to revival of discussion of abol-
ishing the lease system of Florida, a
Metropolis representative this morning
called on S A. Rawls, head of S. A.
Rawls & Co., lessees of the State con-
victs, who was asked for an expression
on the subject.
"Of course the situation in Georgia
has to a great extent revived the talk
of abolishing the system in Florida,"
said Mr. Rawls, "and I do not see how
this could be otherwise, for conditions
in our neighboring State appear to have
reached the limit in every way. The
principal cause of complaint in Georgia
is the graft feature, about which I have
had knowledge for several years, and I
have known for a long time that start-
ling revelations would eventually be
made. As the lessees pay all salaries,
however, making the payment of a sal-
ary by both State and lessees impossi-
ble, chance for graft in Florida is cut
down to a decidedly low notch.
"The people of Florida may rest as-
sured that'no such conditions prevail in
Florida," continued Mr. Rawls, "and I
cordially invite any newspaper reporter,
State official or private citizen to inves-
tigate every feature of the work of S.
A. Rawls & Co., and I will personally
aid in such investigation and have all
my employes to do likewise. You will
find conditions far different in Florida
from those in Georgia."
That few occasions have arisen for
criticising the manner in which S. A.
Rawls & Co. conduct their business or
treat their convicts is a fact well known
throughout the State. Jacksonville
Foxe Huters.
Tallahassee's merry fox-hunters had
a wild chase with their fleet-footed
steeds under the light of the silvery
moon last Friday night. The large pack
of hounds that our hunters are noted
for possessing, struck hot trail about
two miles south of town, and after a
strenuous chase over dale and glen,
fences, ditches and streams, the dogs
pounced on the shaggy-tailed wild beast
forest. After exchanging the usual
"after you, my dear Alphonse," one of
the hunters proceeded to pick the hairy
little brute up and tie it to his saddle,
and. ye gods and little fishes, it was but
an innocent house cat that had been so
mercilessly slaughtered. The owner of
the cat came in town the next morning
and presented a bill for $16 for the
much prized pet of the household. The
bill has not been paid and the owner has
given them a few days of grace for the
hunters to come into hotchpot with the
necessary amount, before filing his suit
for damages. One of the huntsmen be-
ing an attorney-at-law of some renown,
insists that habeas corpus proceedings
is the only proceedings that will tie. I
guess it is up to the big Judge.
Disagreeable at Home.
Lots of men and women who are
agreeable with others, get "cranky" at
hoMe. It's not disposition, It's the
liver. If you find in yourself that you
feel cross around the house, little
things worry you, Just buy a bottle
of Gallard's Herbine and put your
liver in shape. You and everybody
around you will feel better for it
Price 50 cents per bottle. Sold by Har-.
dee-Smith Co., druggists. *
Tarpon and other Good Fisrikn.
Mr. W. M. Cates and others have
been catching some fine specimens of
Red Fish in the St. Marks river recent-
ly, mention of which was made in this
newspaper. A few days ago he had on
exhibition at T. B. Byrd & Co.'s store a
fne 110 pound tarpon which he landed
a the St. Marks river just up from the
Light House, and there are thousands
af them there awaiting all sportsmen
who eajoy the best shi in the world
o come and fla for them their hearts
ontent. There is no waters on the Gulf ,

.oast where mor fine sh which
bite good most all tmhe me, than can tbe
nand on our inmediat coast, at St.
Harks, east Goese Mek the light-.
us. Shell Poinat. Panacea. St.L Teresa.,


Leon Has Some of thW Very Best.
While prices are low just now they
will surely rise. Mr. Edwrdy received
$1.05 per pond for his tobacco. The
growers were to blanme for drop in
prices, but careful grows will make
good profits; and all Leon county grow-
ers were careful, have abundant crops
of the best quality :
"The tobacco crop in Gadsden county
this year will be a 'record-breaker,' "
said H. W. Moseley, who arrived in
this city yesterday on the excursion
from Quincy in company with a large
number of the most prominent tobacco
men from Florida's tobacco producing
Without exception, these prominnq
citizens state that the crop and outlook
in Gadsden county is exceptional.
Never before in the history of the in-
dustry have conditions been more suit-
able to the development of this practi-
cally new field in the agricultural devel-
opment of Florida. Considerable inter-
est has been manifested in the some-
what lower prices of this year, and
many questions have been asked as to
the reason for this drop. Concerning
this, Mr. Moseley said :
"Early in the spring of 1907 leaf
houses of the North had very small
stocks and instructed their buyers to
visit immediately the section known as
Gadsden county and enter into contract
with the farmers before even the plants
were set out under shade.
"At that time prices were from 75
cents to $1 per pound. Unscrup'ilous
growers put up inferior shadings, which
means that the slats were placed too tar
apart, thereby injuring the leaf and
making many of the crops worthless as
fine cigar wrappers.
S"The buyers were compelled to rec-
ognize these contracts, and after exam-
ination found that the leaf was impos-
sible to be sold as a fine Sumatra wrap-
per. This fact, combined with the
panic, and the general stringent condi-
tions of the money market in the North,
caused it to be practically impossible
for them to dispose of their purchases,
and they therefore still have a large
quantity of this unsuitable tobacco on
hand. The consequence naturally is that
the buyers have been given quite differ-
ent instructions by their houses, and
they are buying at their own prices or
not buying at all."
It appears that the conditions men-
tioned by Mr. Moseley obtain more par-
ticularly with the smaller growers, who
are not packers, as they are compelled
to take just what priesis offered them.
They have no packing plans of their
own and they are unable to hold their
product. This, however, will not se-
riously affect the tobacco growing re-
gion of Florida, which is located in fer-
tile Gadsden county, because there are
a dozen or more growers there who
have their own packing plants. Those
men state emphatically that they will
under no circumstances accept the low
prices offered by the buyers, and expect
to hold t ieir product, and eventually
realize as high a price, if not a higher
one, than that of last year. Judging
from the enthusiasm displayed by the
Gadsden county men who arrived on
this excursion, there is no reason for
pessimism in West Florida. Their pro-
duct is in greater demand than ever be-
fore, dot only in the United States, but
in foreign countries, quantities of it be-
ing shipped to European port.
Even with the seemingly low prevail-
ing prices, many of the growers have
received prices even better than those
of last year, due, probably, to the supe-
rior quality of their product.
"We received $06 a pound for our
tobacco this year," said W. Ed-
wardy, who is vice-president of the Su-
matra Leaf Tobacco Company, of Quin-
cy, Fla. "We had twenty acres and
produced the finest crop we have ever
WUndoubtedl Florida and the tobacco
iduesto has Juset entered upon a period
of property, and with new corporations
being formed and capitalized by busi-
ness men and others of the city of
Jaecksonville, sucnh as the Florida Na-
tional Tobacho Company, this enterprise
will stimulate others'to eng age in this
With conditions not the beet in Cuba,
due to the unsettled political situation,
and the difficulty being experienced with
ory opportunity to become famous as
a tobacco producing region, and in time
the Sumatra wrapper satd other fine

grades of wrapper produced to Gadaden
county, will be found anywhere in the
world, and eventually causia those sec-
tions which now hold the supremay in
this industry to take seoond place.-
Jacksonville Metropolis.
Them Ctrus County Ch-broile began its
L5h year with last week's imne, the
Pmsent edtor ad prop-& Walter
F. WMsek, having it hr te last
Saves Maths, the pep shdwlng it-

MN s Etta Freaman, beesno-
-earatOW fer severO l| hahas.
me. asemer usesekbl0

An lnterestlna Letter.
Marlborough- Blenheim Hotel, Atlan-
tic City, L. J., August 3, 1908.
Editor True Democrat :
SMy wife and .1 will sail from New
York August 11th for Holland, for a
I tour of several months through that
country, Germany,Austria and France
- Please mail to me, care the Waldorf-
I Astoria Hotel, New York, this week's
copy of your paper and the past two
issues. Wish to keep up with matters
in Florida. While in Holland I will see
if the "Dutchman" will give our tobac-
co growers a direct market there, if
over-production cause, as too low prices in
the home market. Wewill remain here
a week. This is a crowded and a gay
simnrer eity.
The hotels are beautiful and finely
'.kept. A "boardwalk," 40 feet wide,
raised ten feet above the ground, and
aidd stretching for five miles in length,
between the hotels and the ocean, is one
of the noted features of Atlantic City.
It is brilliantly lighted at night byelc.-
tricity, and here in the evening fashion
and folly parade in their finest. It i.;
lined with bazaars and booths, and ar-
ticles from every country are here of-
fered for sale.
The South for me every time, but this
Northland is a wonder, with its dense
population, its mighty wealth, and its
varied sources of pleasure and enjoy-
I am a delegate to the Interparlia-
mentary Union that assembles in Ber-
lin September 10th-j2th. Thirty mem-
bers of the American Congress will at-
tend. It is a great gathering of mem-
bers of National Parliamerts from all
the countries of the world. The promo-
tion of International Peace is the object
of the Interparliamentary Union. I
I will send a letter occasionally to let
our friends know our whereabouts.
Hope you are in good health and still
presiding over the True Democrat.
Very truly yours,
Mr. Gamble Lands Tarpon.
Mr. Robert Gamble returned to the
city last night from Homosassa, where
he has been on a fishing trip, and this
great admirer of the great sport of
"hooking the big ones" declares that he
has never had better sport in his life
than during the recent trip.
The one purpose of Mr. Gamble was
to land a tarpon, the games of the
finny tribe, and in this he was not dis-
appointed. While fishing he had two
strikes but he lost the first one, much
to his regret.
Mr. Gamble was not to be outdone,
however, and he continued fishing for
the big fish and shortly had another
strike. This time he had better lack
and after several minutes of the rarest
kind of sport he landed a tarpon weigh-
ing over 150 pounds and almost seven
feet in length.
In speaking of his trip Mr. Gamble
last night said : "I have never enjoyed
a trip iff my life more than the one just
finished at Homosassa, where the best
of fishing is to be had. It is a great
place for tarpon fishing and those who
are fond of the rare sport of playing the
tarpon should take the trip. Besides
this great sport of landing the big fish
the other fish are biting splendidly and
every day a large number of sheepshead
and black bass are hooked."
Several parties are already being
planned to make the trip for the purpose
of fishing for tarpon, and no doubt as
soon as it s known that they are biting
so well, and that Mr. Gamble has just
succeeded in landing one of the big fish,
many other fishing parties will be ar-
ranged.--Times- Union, 9th.
"Our Bob" sold come up here, then
go to St. Marks with his friends and
catch some more tarpon. Mr. Cates
will show him when and how and there
is plenty of them.
License Taxes WilWll eSee frrish
There is no occasion for worry be-
cause the general revenue fund of the
State is somewhat reduced at this time,
and certainly the incident does not fur-
nish ground for the calling of an extra
session of the Legislature, the expenses
of which would still further reduce the
fund. Several of the counties have not
made full settlement with the State on
account of the taxes for 1907. and it is
less than 60 days until the license taxes
.will be due. The license tax for the
year beginning October 1st will amount
to something ike $400,000. It will be
seen, therefore, that there is no occa-
sion for alarm, even if the State is a

little short just now. At this particu-
lar season of the year we are all a little
short, but those who have fall collec-
tions in direct prospect are losing no
sleep over the present reduced size of
their bank accountss -Starke Tele-

What Is Beet for Indigestlon?
Mr. A. Robinson of Ormquin Oatw-
rio, has bmeen troubled for years wth
Indigestion, and recommeads Cham-
berlain's Stomach and Liver Tablets
as "the beet medicine I ever used."
If troubled with Indigetim or coamb.
patisa, give them a (rIal They are uer
tats to prove beaefidal. They are easy
to take and pleamt la eI et. PrIte
5 cents. samples free at 0Tallahsse
Drs Co. *


Leon County Offers Many Advantages
t to Settlers.
That the raising of the best grades of
all kinds of live stock and dairying has
been made profitable, and can be largely
increased, no one will doubt. Add to it
our extra shaded Sumatra Tobacco,
along with cotton, corn and all general
I crops, and hay, velvet bean, cow-pea,
crabb-grass, beggar weed, etc., and
there is no spot on earth that offers
better advantages. Now, some way,
some how, let the world know all about
it, and the True Democrat believes the
right kind of settlers can be induced to
come here and engage in it along all
lines. Then will Leon grow great and
prosperous. On the subject of "Live
Stock in Florida," we take the follow-
ing from the Gainesville Sun :
"There is no longer any discussion as
to the fact of this State's suitableness
for the raising of all kinds of live stock,
as in too many localities the question
has been settled in favor of the practi-
cal and everyday demonstration that
the State is well adapted for this pur-
"We can point out many individuals
within our limited scope of information
who have made a success of this busi-
ness. Horses, cattle, hogs and all other
kinds of live stock are being success-
fully raised at a large profit, and weof-
ten wonder why it is that our people do
not make this one of their main occupa-
tions. But it is with regard to the in-
dustry of raising goats that we particu-
larly desire to call the attention of the
public. There is no animal which is so
free from disease as the goat; no ani-
mal is so prolific; no animal can be
raised with so little care and feed, and
we confidently state that with a very
small outlay in a few years there can be
reaped a rich harvest; for with a herd
of say one thousand head the revenue
will be enormous, as often times within
one year the increase is as much as
from sixteen hundred to two thousand
per cent. The flesh of the goat is as
palatable as the best mutton, and they
do not require as much care as sheqp.
The hides of goats are worth doubly as
much as sheep hides, and the importa-
tion of goat hides into this country
amounts up to many millions of dollars.
"With a thousand head of goats there
can be soiled and well fertilized at least
two hundred acres of land each year,
and by such soiling and fertilizing your
lands will become fertile and productive
beyond expectation.
"There is no limit to the profit aris-
ing from the raising of goats, and with
but a small effort on the part of our
farmers there will be no fertilizer bills;
and your lands will each year increase
in value and all the time you can have
a fresh kid for your breakfast or din-
ner. One of the things we do not under-
stand is why the farmer does not have
his herd of goats."

Eanlish Sparrow Has Frlend.
Editor Caldwell, of the Jasper News,
speaks as follows for the little English
Years ago sfme ignoramus wrote a
diatribe against the English sparrow.
Others who mistook this ignoramus for
a scientist and ornithologist took up the
refrain and the abuse of the English
sparrow still goes on.
It Is not true that the English spar-

It is not true that it is a curse to the
country. On the contrary it is a bless-
ing; a blessing bestowed on us by a
kind Providence to supply the place of
the birds which tho tless men and
children have destroyed.
Here in Jasper where the English
sparrows have been for twenty years,
they industriously gather the worms
from the vegetables, and but for them
vegetables could hardly be grown.
True, they eat sunflower seed, millet
seed, &Ac., but the many worms they
destroy richly pays for the little seed
they eat.
Let the English sparrow alone.

Bale of New Cotteon.
Last Saturday the first bale of new

cotton, weighing 85 pounds, was
brought to the llahasse market by
Jack Spencer, an industrious colore
farmer. It was classed as good mid-
dling and sold to Levy Bro. at 10 74
cents per pound Cotton brings ready
money and puts in circulation quite a
lot of ash t helps all kind of bast-
ne. With tobaco and eotteo, alg
With al general os tock rast
shd Aaiar id t thcould e amhe
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th itst and tios mee n hS
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Dr. Thomas N. Evans Dentist, office
up stairs, next to telegraph office
'Phone No. 257. 23-tf
Mr. Abram McDougall is taking hi
vacation at St. Teresa.
Mr. Guy Hayes returned Monday
from a few days trip to Jacksonville.
Mr. John Patterson, of Chaires, spent
Tuesday in the city.
NOTICE-Dr. R. A. Shine will con
tinue his father's insurance business. 4
Mrs. Florida Cox, of Macon, Ga., is
in the city visiting relatives.
Judge J. H. Whitfield and family left
for St. Teresa on Thursday.
Mr. Frank J. Black is confined at
home with fever.
Mrs. B. J. Bond and little son, are
spending several weeks at Lanark.
Fall garden seed, all kinds, at Holme's
Drug Co.'s store. 23
Miss Bessie Damon is still enjoying a
very pleasant visit among Jacksonville
Mrs. Frank C. Keen left Tuesday for
an extended trip to Atlanta and other
points in Georgia.
Mr. Mackie Davis returned Monday
from a week's outing at St. Teresa-on-
Miss Ethel 0. Miller, after a week's
sojourn with her parents in Jackson-
ville, returned to the city Tuesday.

Major Henry M. Lott, of prospering
Havana, spent Sunday in the Capital,
the guest of Dr. W. L. Moor.
Miss Marie Marcus returned home
last week after a pleasant visit to
friends North and East.
Prof. John C. Calhoun and Lewis M.
Lively were among the excursionist to
Apalachicola Tuesday.
Mrs. E. 0. Proctor and family re-
turned from a pleasant outing at St.
Tpresa last Monday.
Miss Arabelle Hopkins has returned
home from a pleasant visit to Mariana,
Miss Mary Gorman has returned from
an extended visit to relatives in Jack-
Mr. Guy Haines and Master Frederic
Gorman, two of the excursionists to
Jacksonville, have returned.
Mrs. Pearl Morris and little daughter,
Kathleen, of Monticello, visited Mr. and
Mrs. Harry DeMilly.
Miss Nellie Davis is spending a few
days in Jacksonville with Mr. and Mrs.
Joe Davis.
Mr. J. W. DeMilly, Jr., has returned
from Point Wshington and othei
places! where he has been on business.
Master John Henry Neeley has ac-
eompanied has aunt, Miss "Tipp" Lott,
to Havana for a few days.
Master Robert Temple is spending a
few days in the country with Mrs E. N.
Mr. L. C. Robinson, of the City Gas
Office, left Friday last for Baltimore
and Philadelphia.
Mr. B. A. Ragsdale, of the Electric
Light plant, has gone to his home in
South Carolina to spend his vacation.
Miss Florence Lewis returned from a
week's sojourn at St. Teresa-on-the-
Gulf last Monday.
Mrs. D. E. Mabry spent several days
at the Mickler House the past week,
the guest of her son, Mr. Newt. Mabry.
Mims Mary Whitfield has returned
from Gainesville, Ga., after an absence
of six weeks.
Mr. Pickens B. Byrd left on Wednes-
day for a trip to Denver, Colo. Expects
to be away for several weeks.
Vote coupons on or before date they
bear for some lady friend in Piano con-
Mr. B. M. Barington an old Floridia
newspaper man, is visiting among his
Tall.hasses friends to-day.
Hon. W. A. McWilams, of St. Augus-
tine is on official business at the capitol
Mr. Brooks Bird and Col. E. B. Bailey
of Monticello were in town Monday to
attend the Tobacco Growers Meeting.
Be sure and vote coupon in this issue,
in piano contest on or before date they
bear or they will be void.
Our popular Sheriff and his deputies
have made some important arrests this
week. We will pub:ish facts next week.
Mr. W. T. Bannerman was amonghis
Tallahassee friends again during the
Mrs. A. C. Stewart left Thursday for
Aucillas, where she will visit her daugh-
ter, Mrs. J. C. Scruggs.
Mr. George Moore returned Wednes-
day from Lanark, where he has been
spending a few days.
Mr. T. S. Trantham, stenographer for
Hon. F. T. Myers, leaves on Saturday
for Camden, S. C., for a visit of two
Mr. R. V. Covington of the Coving-
ton Company, of Jacksonville, was In
the Capital Monday and Tuqeday of this
I week..
u Mr. sermon Damon will leave r
day for a visit to Hampton S-tep.
He has improved conide ly -l
| and p the Spring to great
Mr. J. L Peavy has entire remv-
o ed from his recent serious ad
i. frnds. 5re delighted t weleame
Eeek to his old pace in thespree
Reset ts city.





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FOR SALE I Set of New Cone
leys.' A bargain at this office.


VOTE IN OUR PIANO CONTEST Mis Mararet Jenison, of Selma,
Ala., is visiting her friend, Miss Amelia
Mrs. Aaron Levy, her son, Milford
Levy, and daughters, Gertrude and
t Following s the vote for eek As Jeannette, left the first of the week for
?0 O W JSL their summer outing, part of the time
Counted by Committee, Messrs at Norfolk. Va., balance of the season
J. Will Yon, W. T. Bryant, at Atlantic City, N. J. Mrs. Levy will
G. P. M C 0 Cor d. join Mr. Aaren Levy later in New
Miss May Stoutamire, Blox- Pinesalve Carbolized acts like a poul-
E" va Gr -tt it 15- 7) twice. Quick relief for bites and stings
Mary Windhamcity of insects. chapped skin, cuts, burns
Saa WRnofm4. 0 'Sd sores, tan and sunburn. Cobb's.
Katid West, Monticello 404(0 ug Store. ($to Aug.)
K Alice Patterson Chaires 350 The business of the comparatively
Jessie May Farley 260 new and deservedly popular firm of
S Marion Bowen, ..... 250 Walker & Black, has outgrown their
Annie Lester, Monticello 245 present quarters, and they are enlarg-
Florence Proctor 230 ing by adding an upstairs to their store.
Lucile Saxon 230 They hope to be ready for their new and
Susie McGriff, 2-30 large fall stock of everything in their
Florence Lewis ... ----225 line.
Ellie Darsey, -Concord 210 Bees Laxative Cough Syrup recomn-
Mrs. George Smith, Crawford- mended by mothers for young and old;
ville---.--.. -.--.. .. 210 Is prompt relief for coughs, colds,
Miss Ella Lewis, Woodville, 205 croup, hoarseness, whooping-cough.
Lula Dee Keith .. .-------. 195 Gentle laxative and pleasant to take.
LeliaMcFarland,Quincy 175 Guaranteed. Should be kept In every
o Clare Bowen.--....-------- 150 household. Cobb's Drug Store. (3 to
Mrs. J. B. Brown (Ada Yawn) 150 Aug).
Miss BlosaCates .... 150 Mr. J. Costan has opened 'he Tal-
Myrtle Gramlng, Cen llahassee Restaurant" up-stairs over
treille....-------....... Constantine Algero's store. It is nest
Cassie Sweeting....... 25 I and clean and up-to-date throughout,
SLanie z airSMontill 125 everything being as neat and clean as
iz.a t sontcello, 12 a briht new pin. They will furnish
SChrite Les ter-- .... 120 you the best food at reasonable prices.
Raub b Dual- 11 This fills a long want in Tallahassee.
Uline Costa.----------110 Gos ee him.
'* Clyde Raney-----....---.... 110 .
Fannie Wilson .-.-. 100 Dr. Armstrong can always be seen at
Lottie Pichard 1--------00 the Bloxham first Monday of each
Gertrude Chittenden.. 100 month. Any one having nervousness,
Cora Taylor, Monticello 100 eye trouble, headache, or chronic trou-
Mrs. Jonn L. Neeley-------........ 100 ble should see him. 22-tf
Jno. Robinson, Woodville 100 The Glee Club has suspended its meet-
Misses Byrd, Meginniss, Marcus, wings until further notice. The last meet-
VanBrunt and Alford have withdrawn ng was held at the Grove on Monday,
from contest. August 10th, when the members sang
with much taste, all the glees they had
No-All Coupons dated August14,learned since the club was established.
are out ot date, and are therefore void. Operation for piles will not be neces-
Coupons must be voted each week, sary If you use Man Zan Pile Remedy.
on or before date they bear. Notice Put up ready to usa. Guaranteed.
date and do not hold them after date or Price 50c. Try It. Cobb's Drug Store.
they will become void. (8 to Aug.)
Fresh garden seed at Holmes' Drug If you are in arrears for your sub-
Co.'s store. 23 scription, you must settle up nowo
M rs. Hardy Cr wh has been vi promptly or under the postal rules we
Mrs. Hardy Cro who has been vis- will be compelled to drop you from our
iting Mrs. L. B. Sanders for the past list. All have had statements mailed
week left for her home in Tallahassee to them. We believe all have been
Tuesday morning.-Brooksville Argus. reading our paper in good faith and in-
One Tobacco Company of Leon County tend to pay, so come up now and settle.
sold their tobacco last week. They got The many friends of Mr. Walter E.
a good price. It was bought by the McLin are glad to know that the inju-
American Deli Tabacco Company of ries he received at the fire of Sunday
this city. morning last were not as serious as was
Miss "Tipp" Lott, who has spent at first supposed. Mr. McLin fell from
several pleasant weeks with her sister, the roof to the pavement, breaking a
Mrs. Neeley at the popular Mickler small bone in his left shoulder and two
House, left for her home in Havana, fingers.
Fla., on Tuesday. It is a noteworthy fact that at the
Mr. Day Apt, of the El Provido Cigar fire Sunday morning last sixteen out of
Company of this city, returned home seventeen members were present. Al-
last week after a very pleasant outing though the alarm came at such an earlyI
in Northern and Eastern cities. hour on Sunday morning, when most of
Mrs. Lou Edmoodmon and her daugh. our "fire-laddies" were tired from
ter, Miss Jessie, report a good time their Saturday night's work, and deep
from Chattanooga and Lookout Moun- in the enjoyment of that extra hour or
tain, Tenn. two of sleep, they responded with their
Rev. J. E. Woodward will occupy the usual promptness and did their usual
pulpit of Trinity Methodist church both noble work.
morning and evening of Sunday next, At the last meeting of the Woman's
August 16th. Club, a rising vote of thanks was piven
Mrs. Julius Solomon, daughters and Mr. D. R. Cox for the many courtesies
son, are now pleasantly located in a shown by him to the ladies at their lawn
cottage at Panaces. Uncle Jule will party In June. Such kindness deserves
also be with them most of the time. more substantial appreciation than mere
Mr. John C. Trice is up again on a members of our club will not be willing
business visit from St Marks, where he to trade at any other store in the future.
keeps several nice motor boats for ,
pleasure and fishing trips and conducts Mrs. A. E. Morning, aged sixty-nne
a fish pecking and shipping business. years, died at the home of her daughter,
MiN Minnie Alford and Mrs. E. S. Mrs. Walter E. Cason, in Atlanta, on
ae.her aunt returned from Panacea Jul 30th, af te neug e ir Illness.
Saturaay. Mrs. Grace leaves today for' Mrs. Morng with her daughters lived
her home in South Florida. Miss Minnie in Ocala a number of years prior to six
for Albny, Ga., to attend a house par- or eight years a and conducted the
ty given by Mrs. Joe. Meyers. Arlington (since burned) and the St.
Denis, now known as the Metropole.
Rev. ..P r tShe had the k ck of making her houseI
ty Methodist church, writes that he is exceedingly home-lko, and all her i
somewhat Improved in health. He is cedrta h ome-like and all her
now at Llthia Springs, Austell, Ga., but guesr had a'r t liking and relpaet
leaves next Monday for Ashvrilleand Hon. H. Clay CrwfrSd, of Tallahasee,
other points i North Carolina. Secretary of State. The many friends i
After a pleasant stay of two weeks in she made in Ocala will read of her death
Apalachicola, Rev. J. E. Woodward is with sincere regret-Ocala Star.
at hom again. B. Woodward h be glad of life be ne it es
bee. greatly missed by his ongre-.
e bs fed with pou esesons, but

Hiss Whitfleld Has Returned. .
Miss Mary Whitfield has been away
taking the teacher's course of six weeks
study of kindergarten system of music
at the Vienan Musical Institute in
Gainesville, Ga. This method is already
largely employed by the more progres-
sive music teachers all over the United
States, and it goes without saying that
it will be adopted and hereafter used by
Miss Whitfleld with her younger pupils.
Miss Whitfield was already one of the
finest musicians in the city, and now
holds the certificate of the completed
corse from this institution, which will
greatly add to her efficiency as a teacher.
A Grand Family Medicine.
"It gives me pleasure to speak a
good word for Electric Bitters," writes
Mr. Grank Conlan of No. 436 Houston
St., New York. "It's a grand family
medicine for dyspepsia and liver com-
plications; while for lame back and
weak kidneys It cannot be too highly
recommended." Electric Bitters regu-
late the digestive functions, purify the
blood, and impart renewed vigor and
vitality to the weak and debilitated of
both sexes. Sold under guarantee by
all druggists. 60c. *
Mr. Hayward Randolph and his excel-
lent wife and their little one left Sun-
day to reside in the future at Jackson.
rille. They carry with them the very
best wishes of a host of warm, personal
Tallahassee friends, who wish them good
health and great properity in their new
home. Mrs. Randolph's parents reside
Save your newspaper coupons and vote
for some lad friend as being popular
and secure for her our contest piano.
u8bseribe to the paper for friends
abroad and secure votes. Get your
fried to work for you.
Sucklo's Arnirealtave Wine
Tom Moore. of Rural Route 1, Coch-
ran, Oa., writes: "I had a bad sore
come on the Instep of my foot and
oould find nothing that would heal it
until I applied Bucklean's Arnica Salve.
Le than alf of a 26-oent box won
the day for me by effecting a perfect
cure." old under guarantee by all
druxp eta. e-

Bog%~IggM t


PURE BRED Collie pups for sale.
23 W. W.KEITH.
RUBBER STAMPS No need to send
from Tallahassee for Rubber Stamps.
We make them quick as good as the
best and cheap.
WANTED.-A position as bookkeeper
with some shorthand included. For fur-
ther information apply to the office of
the True-Democrat. 24 1m
FOR RENT !--Comfortable Cottage
with bath and kitchen. Terms 16 dol-
lars per month. Apply to
(3) offices, over Gilmore & Davis store.
Apply at once to
FOR SALE-Cheap, a 25 h. p. boiler
and 16 h. p. engine. Been uaed 16
months. Address, C. 0. AIVDREWS,
Tallahassee, Fla., at the Capitol. 22tf
-SEE Us! For all kinds of printing.
Furnish your stationery neatly printed
as cheap, or cheaper than you can buy
blank paper from retailers. Every
farmer should have his printed Letter-
heads and Envelopes.
LosT I-Between the residence of Mr.
H. L. Bethel and Mr. J. W. Winthrop's,
a black silk belt with silver buckle.
Finder will leave same at this office and
receive reward. 25-it pd
LoST I-Two small flat keys. fastened
together with a small link. Lost be-
tween the Court House and my house.
The finder will be suitably rewarded by
returning same to me.
NOTICE.-I have at my place two
cows, marked smooth crop and under
bit in left ear, and a smooty black with
white specks in forehead, and one a
mouse color. Seems to be partly Jersey.
Owner will please call and pay for keep-
ing and get them. J. M. Sauls, Magno-
lia Heights. 24-It
John F. Spears will open a Woman's
Exchange at her residence. Member-
ship fee $1.00 per year, and 10 per cent
charged. Fancy work, preserves, jelly,'
home-made pickles, bread and cake will
be made a specialty. Phone Number
23. 22-1m
COTTAGE for rent on Adams street,
just below the Leon Hotel. Has all
conveniences. 4pply at True Democrat
office. 24tf



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liemnocrat 9afiw


S'vfe Vote

* .Ais compoa awat he voted 01oep 6*fope Ip. m. A209 1908J
**** *** Ia@.I[I

Goo. lt WK. J. Ov.
Wm. H. ELus. JoHN L. NasuET.
7, 8I TLaows BUILDINo.

All Classifed-Wants. For Sale. Exchange, To
Rent. Etc. Each inmrtion a emnts per line and no
ad. for le than M Uoents, cah in advance.

That the follbwlng amendment to Article
Twelve of the Constitution of the State of
Florida, to be known as Section 16 of aid
Article, be and the same Is hereby agreed
to and shall be submitted to the electors of
the State at the next general election of
Representatives, to be held in the year 1908,
for ratification or rejection.
see. 16. A special tax of one mill on the
dollar of all taxable property In the State
shall be levied annually for the sunport and
maintenance of the University of the State
of Florida. the Florida Female College. 4
Institute for the Blind. Deaf and Dumb I
the Colored Normal School, which shall
paid In to the Stnte Treasurer and set apart
by him to the credit of the State Board of
Education, to be apportioned and disposed
of for the benefit of said Instltutlonsa ss-
required by the act creating and malntals- **
Ing the same. known an Chapter 5884. of
the Laws of Florida, approved June 5. 1906.
JOINT RESOLUTION proposing an amend-
ment to Section Thirty five of Article Five
nf the Conltitutlon of Florida, relating
to establlshment of Courts.
Brt it rlr,'id :iy the l.( filatiture of the
'tratr of florida :
Thia.t ihe ftillhwing amendment to section
Thirty fvep ,f Artiele Fire of the Conatitu-
toun oif Flirida I hereby agreed to and shall
Ie pripoell and submitted to the electors
of the State for approval or rejection at
the next general election hereafter, that is
to nay. naid Section Thirty-flve of aild Arti-
cle shall be amended so am to read as fol-
low :
Section .rs. No Courts other than heretb
speclflle shall be established In this State
except that the Legislature may provide for
the creation and etablilhment of such addi-
tional Judicial circuits an may from tlq to
time become necesaary, and for the a--oe-i
ment by the Governor and conflrlana tob
the Senate 6f additional circuit Judges therW-
for. whosa terms of office and general Juris-
diction shall be the same an herein provide
for the circuit judges herein already pre
vided for, and may clothe and Rail.rad
Commlsalon with Judcinal powers In all at.
ters connected with the functlona of tlfdr
The votes cnst In compliance with said
proposed amendments, and the canvaN, dec.
larations and returns thereof, shall be sab-
.lected to the same regulations and restrle%
tlons as are provided by law for sneral
elections In the state of Florida.
OF. I have hereunto set ny
hand and affixed the Oreat
(REAL) Seal of the State of Florida,
at Tallahassee. the Capital,.
this twenty-fifth day oa July,
A. D. 1908.
Secretary of State.
July 24, 1908.
DeWitt's Carbolised Witch Hasel Salve
is especially good for piles, but I to -
also recommended nearly everywhere
for anything when a salve Is needed.
It is soothing, cooling and healing. Be
sure to get DeWitt's Witch Hani ..
Salve when you ask for it. We ad 'A
and recommend It. Sold by Tallahas-
see Drug Co.
Mr. W. T. Harrison i at work tW
laying the brick pillam and foltWiuda
for Mr. W. H. Rudeley's nlcbowneel '
Canton street, and Miss Jesise M.
ai' cottage on the same street i
pushed to completion.


lb W Ya Im AMkP-
th~e -

I believe in a spade and an acre 01 not contented w ouref until yo
good ground. Whoso cuts a straight have made the best of them; to desoi s
ath to his own livingby thbelp of noling the d ex sptfa
od tIn the sun and rain and sprouting mW n to f nothing e-
tAl, seems to me a universal working eptowaice;to be oTnd byou
.j He solves the problem of life not iept owardtic tbe govei e r dio- r
hr ae, but for all men of sound body." ccsm to covet nthil that your
--sersoIL "LL^' -**k~ji-n <

"The source of nearly all the evil and
u n of this world is selfahness.
We niow it, but we still keep on being
selA. We see that the world might
be e Ideally beautiful if only all peo-
ple would live unselsh live; and vet
we keep on being selash."-Mlnot J.

l-uuw except no iuxaw-w w I,.
amndene o sf manners; to thank sel-
dom of your n-mes., often of year
friends, and every day of Christ; and to
sped as much time a you esa, with
body sad with spirit, In God's out-dof-
doos; these an Mte aI6
the foot-path to peee.' ry V-

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wI 1W
WN33SAJ The Luu M
der the Clatituties .
of Pire la. dM thteeo o
oe heato at sld4 d
agreed to by a vot of U &VWl th
memu e elected to *each & 1m
votes on said Joist Raesoluetil w-i
upon thefi rptiv J0 a u
and ays there, and they d i
and direct that the said Joit
be submitted to the electors ot the
at the General Election in NoveoMb,I
FORD. Secretary of State of te tats*
Florida, do hereby give notice that a
will be held In each county lan Florida01
Tuesday next aucceeding the flrt MiS
In November, A. D. 1008. the said Tee
being the
for the ratification or rejection of the sad
Joint Iteeoltlonsn proposin amendmeetl to
the ('onstitutlon of the Stite of Florida
via :
amendment to Section Nine (9) of Article
Five (5) of the Constitution of Florida
relating to judicial salaries.
RB it Rreoltred by fr L egislature of the
Star of Floride:
Thnt Section Nine (9) of Article Five (5)
of the Constitution of the State of Florida
be and the same is hereby amended so as
to read as follows, Ti.: /
Section Nine (9). The salaries of Joa.
tires of the Pnpreme Court. Circuit Judges
and Judges of Criminal Courts of Record
,hall be fixed by the Legislature.
That the foregoing amendment of Section
(9) of Article Five (5) of the Constitu-
tion of Florida is hereby agreed to. and the
some shall be submitted to the electors of
the State for approval or rejection at the
next general election of Representatives
hereafter, as required by Section One (1) of
Artlcl Seventeen (17) of said Constitution.
JOINT RESOLUTION proposing an am-d.
meant to -Article Twelve of the Conatitu-
tion of the State of Florida relative to
education, to be known as Section Six-
teen of said Article, providing for the levy
of a special tax for the support and mala.
tenance of the Univeriaty of the State
of Florida, the Florida Female Colleg.,
the Institute for the Blind. Deaf and
Dumb. and the Colored Normal School.
Be di Resolred by the Leguilature of the
State of Florida:


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Son the
is gra Ld ars.
bi to know that there comes no
OU dly I call and clear,
d of my voice remains un-
S ~ to mi heart most dear.
I eall n the sunahinc or dark-
hearni my prayer,
a 5g had in the fight
i.ts a sorrowful song that the heart
must sag
When thus ft is left alone
No omforting hope can the morrow
No answer to sigh or moan.
Yet I know that mine is common fate,
That many a prayer
Goes df on the air,
Or is answer only too late.
S; --H. W. B. th National Daily.

S. A. Facler Gives His Newspaper
At last the "Ups and Downs of a
Country Editor, Mostly Downs, by S.
A. Fackler, has been turned out from
the True Democaat Job office. In it Mr.
Fackler gives his experiences in a rint-
Shop and al that went with it for a
Snumber of years. It i amusingly illus-
trated and Iteresting, price cents.
Help and old printer along by purchas-
in a copy. To read it is to enjoy many
good laughal
Diarrhoea Cured.
"My father has for years been trou-
bled with diarrheoa, and tried every
means possible to effect a cure, with-
out avail," writes John H. Zirkle of
Philippi, W. Va. "He saw Chamber-
lain's Colic. Colera and Diarrhoea
Remedy advertised In the Philippi Re-
publican, and decided to try it. The
result Is one bottle cured him and he
has not suffered with the disease for
eighteen months. Before taking this
remedy he was a constant sufferer. He
is now sound and well, and although
sixty years old, can do as much work
as a young man." Sold by Tallahassee
Drug Co. *
A BU Temper.
I md temper is one of the worst
with which a man or a woman
Afflicted. It is a curse to the poe-
aessor, and those who are obliged to live
AN_ Ahe same house with the posaeaeor of
lt complaining temper are martyrs. It
Is often said that we should not let the
bad tmper of others fluence us, but
it woukbeas unreasonable to spread a
blister of Spanish fies on the skin and
not expect it to draw, as to think of a
family not suffering on account of the
bad temper of one of its members. It is
like the sting of a scorpion, or of sev-
eral scorpions, a perpetual source of ir-
ritation, destroying your peace and ren-
dering life a burden.
To hear one everlasting complaint and
growl proceeding from what is aptly
called a "chronic kicker," to have every
S agreeable thought chase away by this
evil spirit of disputations, is more than
L flesh and blood can stand. This would
be a better world if the people who lose
their tempers would never find
them again.-South Florida Sentinel.
The following invitation and an-
ouameement was made last week: Mr.
~-d Mrs. Frank P. May request the
homeor of your presence at the marriage
S of their daughter, Marcia Stockton to
SMr. Am Bushnell Clark, on Thursday
evening, August the twentieth, niue-
teen hundred and eight at 9 o'clock,
Preebyterlan church, Quincy.

Jeff. D. Ferrell,

General Repair Shop.
Ho.e Shoeing by an ex-
pert who has had years
of experience. *. .

r ~artl O f the public
0tmamate Is soleited
and i satire ea1r0a.

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f terling Silver Top, Pepper and Salt
Shakes; Fancy Silver; S i I v e r
Pieces; Pocket Books; Chains, etc., etc.
MEN'S JEWELRY. I have m a n y
beautiful and attractive things in
Jewelry that men admire and ap-
preciate: Match Boxes, Cigar Cut-
ters, Penknives, Cigarette Cases.




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P. T. NICHOLSON, ..The..


030. W. CHILD.



We are unusually well equipped to give our patrons

the very best service in all lines of building.

if you are contemplating any kind of building.

Call on us

We can

save you money.
Kiln Dried Dressed Lumber, Mouldings, Turned Col-
umns, Brackets and all kinds of Novelties made to order.

(Succeor to A. T. RoUm)

DBRA BR AH Kinds of Fresh Meats.

Satisfaction guaranteed.

Give me your orders.

Prompt delivery.

Rinf up Phone No. 283.
Your Breakfast, Dinner and Supper a Slccess when Ordering
Meats from my Stall.


The Greatest Cure f.t... Indigestion

A Certalk Specific ia all Bowel Complaate in Young or Old.
Dr. L E. PL 1BE LPboh oy fo- Exchange ildi
Tfhbhm. o Foida.




Our Cypress Tanks
Bear the standard for
Excellence in Material and Workmanship.
These are made in aml slae as described in our catalogue
and sold direct to consumer.
Furnishing T umber in all Grades at Low


of Buggys

Running by Trial

Best Painting-have the witnes-
Material, such that even the
Shafts can be Crossed like
a pair of Scissors. Are easily


adjusted by the girth to 6
Either a ge or Small horse.
Complexion giving tops-when
the riders are pale.
Umbrellas, of Superior fittings to
the buggy. &..

Variety-in Colors

of Leather

Customers, say Our Prices are
Lower and not Higher.
WAGONS, for the next TWO
MONTHS, to wit:
One Horse ....-----------........$30.00
Two Horse, from $40.00 to $50.00
Call and we will Prove Every
Statement or give you a bug-
gy or wagon.

Suitable to

both Seller and

sw W %V Purchaer.

Respectfully Submitted





Hats, Trunks,


Men's Furnishings


Tailor Made Suits



Park Avenue and Monroe St.

Surrounded by the best Hunting and Fishing
In Florida.
The home of the Wild Deo aAnd the Wild Turkey, the winter
home of the Wild Goose andm Wild Duck. The beet Quail med
shooting in the Soth. The beet Sulphur Water in the
SA tN b.
FRANK W. DUVAL, Manager.


I. .

A New Stock
Our floor.
The Lightes
and Test.

Apalachicola, Fla.



C. A. SCHOMA11w, Prepr.
Pheme 3L


Experienaed ad Reliable Drivers f al ftea.

Hhl Teams a u di.

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im 6. cfLJIM, Presiabs.

l3md Second ams Natter Manch s. 0lo
Ow Pdt O 0e5 at Tallome..... orida. un
Adetd OeOrMsof March s.18M7
I& Te iphoo neBuMildnw. Coner Adma
Ctaton Streets. Telephone No 1.
Slmthptlem. 81.00 Per Year. In Advance.
Aierntiag Rate on Appliation.
he Tre Demecrat Is the Officidal Newsp
of Leoe Coety.

aWhiso advertisements are not accepto
j Im Itn this newspaper at any PrF e
mder any condition or circumstances. Not
brl eon has ever aposered in it.
JrDImilayed advertisement under two month
U onto per inch first insertion and 16 cents p
hmb for ech subsequent insertion. Elctros a n matter 15 cents per inch ch issue. No ad
emtemnent run after contract expire. L ,cals
madng matter. except news. among pure reditn
mater. s cents a line each issue. All change.
advteUrments or anything intended for public
kes must be handed in not later than Thurmda
Muht.. to reeiv prompt attention.
Tflahams e, Friday, August 14, 198
We greet you with a splendid loca
newspaper again this week.
Hon. J. 0. Lafontisee is spending sev
ral days on a business visit at Talla
bhee and is receiving a warm welcome
from his friends.
There has been only a few sales of
Leon county tobacco at the prevailing
prices. Moat growers are carrying their
tobacco to the packing warehouses.
It is indeed very bad to always be
hard up and pressed with those whose
lot is nothing scarcely but hard work or
labor, but why worry unnecessarily over
it, and lose time fretting about it.
Rather, go ahead, always striving to do
better. _______o
Interest in the True Demnocrat Piano
Votingcontest is growing. It is being
talked about everywhere. Itemenber a
vote goes with every cent paid in on
subscription and each paper contains a
coupon rood for five votes. Extra
copies can be had at 5 cents per copy.
We judge from the papers of the
State Capital that Napoleon B. Brow-
ard is visiting Tallahassee. Short Talks,
Times-Union. Your judgment was faul-
ty this time, my brother, for our great
Napoleon has been at other "points"
mostly again this week, but 'tis said he
will turn up in time to spend his Sunday
at the Capitol.
True Democrat Piano Voting Contest
ballot boxes have been placed at Capi-
tal City Pharmacy, the Holmes Drug
o's store and at the Bloxham Hotel.
Cash you wish to pay for subscriptions
can be placed in the envelopes and vo-
ted in them, and in the box at this of-
Ue. Vote now, vote often.
Have you a friend in the True Demo-
W popular piano voting contest. If
not put one in, and work some to secure
the piano for her. It is a fine instru-
ment and worth just a little work to se-
are it for your favorite lady one.
Every cent paid for subscription secures
a vote and the newspaper coupons gives
B votes. Vote now and then vote often.
The hosts of Tallahasee friends of that
grand and good old man, Hon. Francis
P. Fleming, ex-Governor of Florida,
have been pained to read of his severe
flass at his Jacksonville home, and
prayers are continually going up to Him
who does all things for our best gooc,
that be may be spared to Floridians yet
many years.
Florida is great on new enterprises.
One follows close upon another. The
latest is the growing of tobacco. This

is said to be better than growing fruit
and vegetables, or mining phosphate
and distilling spirits of turpentines. -
Jacksonville Metropolis. Yes, and Leon
is right in the best of it, our tobacco all
being of an extra good grade, growers
having used care all the way through ia
preparation of ground, selection of sed
and setting of plants, use of fertilizer,
and having the slats for shade the prep
or distance apart. Leon county tobsae
is now and will always bring the top
"Ye may boast o' yer democracy. o0
may Ither 'cracy, or any kind o' poeeti
sal rubbish; but the reason why you
laboring folk are so happy is that ya
have a vast deal o' land for a v aflu
pOpe-"-Carlyle. As true amsepd
ma Florida needs these ysopis, -
L county particularly so. If t
asy fertile acres around aver t~s be
AmeU of asricaltural sad etM ra

TI ST TRouBETLr TrlRUSTS. TO OUv sUSO3Ian1. Sa mM TARPN. ase= S**
The following splendid paragraph we To those subscribers who are more Messr. W. M. and B. M. Cate war s A mQU,, GA.,
copy from the Jacksoeville Metropolis: than one year in arrears for auberip- down near St. Marks among the Tar. the rMit of S r&
a. "Most of the cruelty of the world is Wtn, we now appeal for an early settle- poa again Tuesday afternoon amd niaht TOfUstee M taa M
thoughtless cruelty. Very few people mmet, or we shall have to drop them sad- needed ian landing two more fine Methodist a
at would intentionally add to another's from our list under the postal afllag. tarpons, one 110 lbs, as was the one amp matis g be
e load or make his burden in life heavier The True Democrat does not bieve caught last week and the other some of Lanark, a on St.
or his path rougher. Most of the great there is a single one who inte.d to re- a fish. The gulf waters below here 28 n oattn obe
heart wounds are inflicted by thought- fuse to pay, and we have therefore or 80 miles, and almost up at St. Marks within the next few weeks
less thrusts, flung out often in a moment continued to send them the newspaper, affords some of the finest fishing in the will be commenced at amii em
of anger, when, perhaps, we were too trusting them to do the right thing with South, and just why the world is not grounds a ditorum rso t- B
proud to apologize or to try to heal the us in settling. Now, however, as stated made to know it, so as to induce tarpon next year. The gentlemen
grievous wounds we had made. Can above, we will not be allowed longer to' experts to come is difficult to figure out. matter inhand intend making the
anything be more cruel than to discour- mail out the papers that way. It would There are plenty of tarpon there only Coast Chautauqua and caap
age a soul who is struggling to dothe equle stamping each paper and that awaiting the coming of fishermen. one of the most noted resort
best he can, to throw stumbling blocks we cannot afford to do. Those many Be taste Voges. Hon. W. D. Smith, of A
in the path of those who are trying to 8mall amounts, to, collected together Ga., was elected president of the
get on in the world against great odds? would enable us to meet our pressing EDIToA Tau Dug. 14,1908. citation and Rev. Smith
d No life is just the same after you have obligations. Come to our relief now, Through your newspaper, I desire to Montieello, lA, eret
or once touched it. Will you leave a ray will you not ? sincerely thank the voters of Tallahas- Iteems to a from repreasetasMs
a of hope or one of despair, a flash of We have on a piano contest and one see for the liberal support iven to m gven the True mocrat the ralt
he light or a somber cloud across some vote will be given for every cent paidfor the office of City.Tax Collector du o week, that Panceas has bmm e
l dark life each day? Will you by thought- in on past due and advance subecrip- them now that owing to my purchasing ; ralrad will soon be built ftao
Sless cruelty deepen the shadow which tions. Come settle up with us and vote a half interest in the firm of T. H. R. an- choppy to Paacea and anyothe .
* hangs over the life, or will you by kind- for some lady friend to have the piano. dol & Son's grocery business,that provements be ma dea ro e 8priags
n dispel It altogether? No matter will not be a candidate for re-election, and at the hotel.
. ness dispel it altogether? No matter The Tampa Evening News has sus- desiring to give my full time to my new .
Shbow you feel or what is disturbing your ended publication and the equipment business. Granulated Sore Eyes Cured.
peace of mind, never allow yourself to and force will be added to President Very respectfully, "For twenty years I suffered from a
L send out a discouraging, a cruel or an Stovall's Tampa Morning Tribune and C. Z. FENN. badcrt of granulatedtt y eyes
u w o uMartin Boyd of Henrietta, Ky. "In Feb.
unkind word or thought." it will be improved in several depart- Miss Mary Bannerman is spending ruary, 1903, a gentleman asked me to
D. Patterson, communicating in the ments. The True Democrat will miss MrBen Chalr a faly have re- Chamberlain'salve. I bought one
Quincy Journal, says: "I really be- the daily visits of the News, which was turned from Paa ee. box and used about twothirds of It,
- love that the most unreasonable 'farce' one of the best in the State. Mr. and Mrs. William Child and Mrs. and my eyes have not given s me a
- that I have ever known is the 'farce' We take pleasure direction our in at by Tallahasisee Drug Co.
e being enacted in the Mays-Kehoe mat- readers' attention to the advertisement Tuesday. As a frg t Teth uabbib m the
ter in Tallahassee. Of course, even a appearing elsewhere in our columns of Mr G. Kellum left on Wednesday Thad Cr s toional Dtriet etwe e
f 'farce' must have a basis, and it ap- the Southern School of Telegraphy, o- for a vacation of several weeks. Mays and eho the Republicans have
cated at Newnan, Ga. There is a great Hon. W. V. Knott is visiting his nymin.i t fr re --
pears that this 'farce' is based on the, and constantly growing dema for brother in Waynesboro, N.C.nominated a candidate for Congress.-
r disappointment of a defeated candidate. telegraph operators, andwe are glad to A delightful moonlight picnic was W, thr'. .a. p h.
Such a 'farce' appears to be altogether see this worthy and well-recognised in- given at Lake Bradford in honor of Well, that's bout all they will or can
unnecessary. The face of the returns stitution doing such creditable work in Viss Jenison, of Selma, Ala. The party do, for Maya will beat both the other
show who received a majority vote, and helping sujp ly that demand. Any consisted of Misses Margaret Jenison, candidates in the race if he has it to do.
show who received a majority vote and young man wishing to learm a good pro- Nellie Bassett, Longmire, Kel p,Eng- That seven of a committee can not FIx
the majority vote shows the nominee. session should investigate the opportu- ish, Prof. Arthur Williams, Jue
r If, therefore the person receiving the nities offered in the telegraph field by A. Meginniss, Messrs. Kellum and Jno. THINGS to elect Kehoe. Besides, voters
r majority is not the nominee, then there writing at once for the School's free. de- Demilly. Jr. generally, are opposed to committee
is no nominee, and there is no authority scriptive literature. 22-3m Hon. F. T. Myers has returned from nominations on general principles.
i o n ^^o^^^^^r- a business trip to Tampa and Jackson-
outside of the primary for making nomi- aIn Boaer of HissesQuianaed Peppell. ville. Attention, Asthma Suffererel
nations. To go behind the returns and On last evening at the residence of Mr. Charles E. Ball and Congressman Foley's Honey and Tar will give im.
to try to change what the face there- Mrs. 0. E. Proctor, on East Jefferson Sparkman with several others, made mediate relief to asthma sufferers, and
of shows, is simply trying to impeach street were assembled a gay bunch of an auto trip to Wall Springs Sunday.- has cured many cases that had refused
the veracity of the inspectors and also Tallahassee's social set. The social was Tampa Times. to yield to other treatment Poley's
Stein honor of Miss Alma Quinn and Miss The man who whispers down a well Honey and Tar is the best remedy for
the county committees. It would be' Besie Poppell, two of Whigham, Ga.. About the goods he has to sell coughs, colds and all throat and lung
Wisdom on the part of those actors to pretty young ladies who arenowthe Will never make the shining dollars trouble. Contains no harmful drugs. *
i close this 'farce' by sustaining the face guests of rs. T. H. Bond, on Calhoun Lke one who climbs a tree and hol- Sold by all druggists.
of the returns. street. Mrs. Proctor and her charming lers.
^^ --- daughter, Miss Florence, made mostde- The Yaeger-Bethel Hardware Com- Noticel
In our advertising columns will be li htful hostesses and everyone had a pany has enlarged their advertising I will resume my practice in the ci
found the notice of election in Novem- jolly good time. Those present were: space. See new advertisement in this of Tallahasse on the 10th of this month
ber when the tfeople of the State will be Misses Alma Quinn, Besie Poppell, Mr. H. K. Brundydge, with his Call left at the Holmes' Drug
called upon to pass upon three impor-B Florence Proctor, Bertha Jones, Clifton force and large tent steam t ni will be answr C. m Aus
tant amendments to the constitution, Louise Proctor and Bessie Temple. Mr. machine, pas through the city again
submitted to them by a joint resolution and Mrs. P. T. Nicholson. Messrs. Earle yesterday en route to uper Leon county Mr. George Miller, represent M
of both Houses of the Legislature. The Proctor. John Boisseau, John McKen- thrh the oat and r c Gt tailo o wih
first authorizes the Legislature to fix drick, Geo. W. Moore, E. N. Mabry, Jr., Mr. W. H. Stoutemire was in thecity sonville, is now at Duval Bros., with a
rth sahries fthe Lgsthuprem Mackie Davis, Guyte P. McCord. on legal business yesterday, and ade beautiful line of samples, taking orders
the salaries of the judges of the supreme as a pleasant visit, accompanied by his for made-to-order-clothing at the re-
and circuit courts and criminal courts One application of Man Zan Pile brother, Hon. W. D. Stoutemire, the markable low price of $18.00. Patral-
of record. The second authorizes the Remedy, for all forms of plies relieves former adding his name to our subeecrip. ie Florida houses always, particularly
o pain, soothes, reduces Inflammation, tion list and the latter advancing his when you can do as well or better.
assessment of a one-mill tax on all tax- soreness and itching. Price 50B. Guar- subscription another full year. Pineules for the kidneys, 30 days'
able property for the support of the anteed to give satisfaction. Cobb's trial $1.00. Guaranteed. Act directly
University of Florida, the Florida Fe- Drug Store. (3 to Aug.) Picac at Lake Bradford. on the kidneys and bring relief in the
male College. the Institute for the C Mr. George Child, who owns a nice first dose for backache, rheumaute
Sn inCoupons which have become out of boat on Lake Bradford, in company pains, kidney and bladder trouble. It
Deaf, Dumb and Blind and the Colored date will be void. with a party of neighbors 'and friends, vigorate the entire system. Cobb's Drug
Normal School. ,The third authorizes Mr. Albert Roberts, of the Treasur- spent a delightful day Wednesda at Store. (3 to Aug).
the Legislature to create additional ju- er's office, is spending his vacation with the lake. The party consisted of Mr. TrDe t Piano Votin Contet
dicial circuits and the Governor to ap- his parents in Waynesboro, N. C. George Child and family, Mrs. Peter TrueDeocrat e been Piano Votnlac Caot-
point the judges for them. Mrs. C. F. Cogswell and children, are Mickler and family, Mrs. Dr. Robert. allot boxes hav e b een placedat
o t hem visiting Mrs. Brown of Apalachicola. son and family and Mrs. C. G. Myers tal City Pharmacy, the Holmes D
SouthFloridaRecord: "TheGover- nMrs.Dr. town Aand hid and family. The day was cool and Co.'s storeand Bloxham Hotel. C
nor's stay at tRecord : The Gis something M Dr Robertso and children leave pleasant, and there was plenty of fried you wish to pay for subscripton can be
like Finnegan's 'off agin, on agin, gone their old home on Lake lamonia. shave been d nty of fhrea and ut ther them, and in the box at this ofrae. Vote I
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The WMseod Vaeas.
What mother said-it didn't matter
A l word, perchance, and then
Whecildih wrath came in our simple
A little woes beset youth's rosy way.
Her sweetly gentle words dispelled the
And coaxed the buds to bloom that lined
our path-
Her voice was sweet to greet the morn-
ing ani
And sweeter still, when golden days
wee done,
Her soft good-night that sent us to our
It didn't matter then what mother said.
It didn't matter then, but now she's
The world lacks all its sweetness and
its dawn,
The sunbeams, coming down from heav-
en's dome,
But emphasize the loss from out the
home. V
No kindly smiles to cheer the passing
No mother words to guide us on our
No loving arms that wait but to unfold,
When world and all grow merciless and
The kingdom there, I think, is made of
What mother said! Oh, now wouldd
mean so much.

-Baltimore Sun.
F*S In Florida.
The tree is a native of Western Asia,
S spreading from there to Europe and the
New World. The fruit is simply the
V* flower, encased in a fleshy receptacle,
the inside containing the seed and
There are many varieties, and, like
the apple, some are good and some not-
so good. The fruit as it is called, is
one of the most healthful known to man,
and anbe eatenout of hand, dried or
reserved. Besides, our Mother Eve
s credited with using the leaves to
make the first dress ever worn by man-
Be that as it may it should be far
more generally cultivated in the South
than it is. Being much more hardy than
the orange, it can be grown over a
much wider range' of latitude than any
of the citrus fruits.
The climate of Florida doea not seem
adapted to drying the fruit for com-
mercial purposes, as they do in Califor-
nia, though I have dried the fruit quite
successful for home use. But it can
be preserved and canned both for home
use and market. I don't know of any
reason why the fig should not be grown
in Florida successfully and profitably
for canning and preserving purposes.
It is a fruit that is too much neglect.
ed even for home use. Not one home in
a dosen m Florida has any at all and
not one in a hundred has enough for
home use. Oh, ye of the FloweryState,
how much have you lost of the enjoy-
ment of life by not giving more heed to
this health-giving fruit You who have
never eaten the luscious White Adriatic
fg out of hand, fresh from the tree,
not to mention a liberal 'dish of them
with sugar and cream, are falling far
abort of the great privilege Florida
holds out to all er people, be they ever
so humble.
So many have told me they cannot get
them to grow, and I have tried so hard
too, and when I come to look at them.
I find probably, but one little tree set
out in some obscure corner, with the
soil tramped hard all around it. No
wonder it don't grow; nothing else
would thrive under the same treatment.
There are a ome kinds of fig that seem
to grow and yield fruit in time. under
almostany kind of treatment, while
other kinds require some care. Those
that will thrive under almost any kind
of conditions are the Brown Turkey,
and eelatian. or Sugar figs. Both are
amall, but rich in sugar, easy to dry or
preserve, and fine to eat out of hand. Alo
the White Marseilles and the Common
^" found growing in the flatwoods, for
I don't know any especial name
-somewhat like the old woman's dog,
who, when asked of what breed he was,
replied. "Not of any particular breed,
1uitadog." And it's the same of this
fig, it is of no particular variety or
breed Just a g. I i good to cook and
can, but I never liked It to eat raw. It
and the MareUes look much alike, be-
hing of a greIdih yellow color both of
Sear the same sai, but the Marselle
is far and away the bemt fig. Now any
S of these four will give you figs with all
kinds of neglect, but they wil give you
Swet and far better fruit with care.
If yu are going to give the gs a de-
S s abow, as you would your orange
trea, theI pt k "out such varieties as
Wthe Ite Adriatic. Bronswick Black
sla, Blue Geneva, aad last bt not
S~ast, the White Marseilles. are
am ba fruit and good bearers with
Smea care. But if you want a f that
SstIs bI for fancy, both inlooks and
is qalty, give me the White Adriatic,
a large greenish fruit on outside, but a
mot beautiful pink inse; and "ias
elous" doesn't near exprs Its quahty.
I have known this fruit to cure on the
tree. It is as sweet as a preerve but
a peaat sweet, ooe that everybody
Bksad Afirm i for drying, nn or
preserving. But it isao good to eat
S outof hand that it hadly ever get to
the ea or jar. Don't plant it, how.
ever, unlees yon are going to giv Me
the is a feeder and loves a
grow on a most any-good, woSW
.- Z- set- or will wvas aswelle

When the mulbh is left ob the year
around, I find the roots oma to tierww
face and these soon become full o root-
knot on high, sandy tadm and tm In
time of drouth un=o l water these.
small rdbtlets dry out and de, aad the
tree is much the wore for it. Jut a
loom sand mulch, on high ad land
seems to give me the beAt a aetton
under shaUlow cultivation with a seaffle
The fig will grow readily *rom cut.
tings. in fact, the cuttings will gaen-
ally outgrow the rooted plant With
good care, one can get a An lot of fruit
the next year from cuttings or rooted
trees. I have had them make a good.
sized tree in one season. If you plant
cuttings you must get them when the
leaves are off the tree, almot = tim
from November till the 1tt of Febra-
ary. In setting either tree of eatting
don't fall to dig a good big hole andUAD
in with old bones, palmetto roots, or
oak grubs, and lastly mix in two or
three pounds bone meal, depending on
the sise of the hole. It may look use-
less to go to all this trouble to plant a
stiok, but you must bear in mind that
this atick will make a tree. If a eut-
ting, plant at an angle, and just leave
the upper bud out of the ground. If
you have plenty of cow manure, your
successes assured in the poorest sandy
land, but if you do not have this then
use a liberal quantity of some good com-
mercial fertilizer, containing plenty of
potashand nitroen, and if water i
handy don't forget that. I
Much more mght be said in favor d
this most wholesome and nourishing
fruit, or flower, as the ease may be, but
I have probably written enough for this
Now, let each reader plant a fig, yea,
a dozen, and care for them, too, and
you will thank the writer of this article.
- b. M. Hampton, in Timesa-Union.
A Boon to Elderly People.
Most elderly people have some kid-
ney or bladder disorder that is both
painful and dangerous. Fooley's Kid-
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many elderly people, as It stimulate
the urinary organs, corrects Irregularl-
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Commence taking Foley's Kidney
Remedy at once and be vigorous. Sold
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Lve MNor*, Hate Los.
The following little sermonette, is go-
infr the rounds, credited to exchange:
If you love, love more. If you bate,
hate less. Life is too short to spend in
hating any one. Why war against a
mortal who is going the same road with
us? Why not expand the flower of life
and happiness by learning to love by
teaching those who are near and dear
the beautiful lesoo? Your hands may
be hard, but your heart need not be.
Your form may bent or ugly, but do
you know that the most beautiful flow-
ers grow in the most rugged, unshel-
tered places? The palace for care, the
cottage for love. Not that there is no
love in a mansion; but sorrow, if we
are not very careful, business will crowd
all there is of beauty out of the heart.
This is why God has riven the Sabbaths
and Saturday nights, that we may leave
business and have a little heart-cleaning.
A Faithful Friend.

"I have used Chamberlain's Colic.
Cholera and Diarrhoea Remedy since
it was first introduced to the public
in 1872, and have never found one in-
stance where a cure was not speedily
effected by its use. I have been a com-
mercial traveler for eighteen years,
and never start out on a trip without
this, my faithful friend," says H. 8S.
Nichols of Oakland, Ind. Ter. When a
man has used a remedy for thirty-
'five years he knows its value and is
competent to speak for It. For sale
by Tallahassee Drug Co. *
CoseMa't D It, Tea Kaew.
The Miami News-Record says John
N. C. Stockton is the nominee of the
Prohibitioni ts for Governor of Florida,
and wants to know if he intends to let
his name be printed on the ballot, or
will decline to ran as the esndidate of
that party. The News-Record is mis-
taken. The State convention ot the Pr -
hibitionisats made no nomination for gov-
ernor, but sim* endorsed Mr. Stock-
too as the most stable man for the
Democrats to votefor in the June pri-
mary. Mr. Stckton submitted his
claim to the Demorats in the pra-
ries. aad he will loyally support the suc-
eul McandIate. The Prilbltlasts
c iane ue him as instrument with which
to oueat General GUchrist.-Gaines
ville Sun.
Chrone Diarrhoea Relieved.
Mr. Edward Z. Henry, with the
United States Express Co., Chioago.
writes: "Our General Superlntendent.
Mr. Quick, handed me a bottle of
Chamberlain's Colic. Cholera and Diar-
hoea Remedy some time ago to check
Sa attack of the old chronic diarrhoea.
I have used it since that time and
o red many on our trains who have
been sick. I am an old soldier who
Served with Rutherford B. Hayes and
Wlliam. McKinley four years In the
Urd Ohio Reiment, and have ai -
ment eeept chronic diarrhoea, which
this e47dy stops at once. For eale
IW m ss I Drug Co.
e I kelsad News sas: "We pi*-
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o? n-ere piles o th ee
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of Tallaassee. This will put each on an equal footing;
remember however, the contest is not confined to Leon
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Is one of the best sold by the Jesse French Piano Co., of Montgomery,
Ala., whose advertument appears m this paper. It is a full ae 7
octave RioUmmed, with full metal sounding board, protected tunag
pins, Ivory, mouse proof pdals, etc., etc., and bha a upbebly
finished magy ease. Its net (not Hit) value is P0.00. Its a
beauty to ea,-a melodious charm to eIr! Go sa it at


Address al letters combining vte to0
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Attest- HNmm T. fLtat.
cerk of Circuit Court. Lon County. Florid.
July IMst, iS,
-odo ef App catl to SoU a
KeatoS. -l
M tth d f Aurut A. D. 1A D th. Ieet
i aLs Ge d laa d of the estates of Jam sbeam
hlne a rd aNh Mia Shine. minrs, s
to the County Jud of Lon County o
Plarlds.t at h ,ffioln tth City aid county. at 10 o'clock a m., or at.rtey
eel at Driate ma all those certain pli
ty of ILW. m oe o rte P ari ta l- m- aa ,a
as follows, to-wt AN that part m Satle e
(11) bounded as tfole : b t h bM
west corner of said Section Bev 1). the
run aswt alonr the Bouth I. o mt asmid Sase
Twenty-ix ad Fifty One Hundredth ebhl w
point: thece North Thirty chain to pt
thence Wet Sevion halIs dtOdl the p he
road running from Tallhassee to tumil,
thence alone middle aofMsaid ro to the a
ine between SoctioMs Elem (11) ad We (
and the ne South viln gad Section lina Sae
chains to the point of btnalni: wid also llb
Mrt of Setio Ter (10) that li South ofat the
TllahuMee and Sunnyhill read. All of the abe
described la l and bein In Townehip -
(1) North of Ra One (1) at. w ad tconta
sixty acres moe or le.
Thisthdayof July.A. D. 190 t
Guardi- for the eats of Charles All--
Shine ad mara a Shi. o-It.


Two (2) well located
Lots, at Panacta Minel-
al Springs, one adjoining
Mr. T. H.T. H Hall's lot at
Rock Landing, lot all
fenced in, and another
nereby, in a very dehi-a'
ble location. These lots
are owned by aom-rmr-l
dents whoree anxifos
to sell. We -offer the m
for a limited time n ,
and for a very lo* price

J. T. Bernard & Son. ,

Leom CoUnty Lands for Saob
-o at Iesmable Pa-Ices.

I har-d ided to at a >rtlsI 4
V my1


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SWe sani ve mn ..
s eTa s w thaBsse au 0
to wmt S
ORi4 i pi
bet pills Ma"d. Th *e
kaw, ptlaeme natam ageftrm, w
lver pil. Tmlast aid
We s-ll and r.em-mmn. thM.
by Ta11ahas DaMo 0o.

41 must be paIht AuM Lu t 10th or thou vMl

Srowhr the mount .1 t xrn efa to the
"Ja Clleu Lies C3ount 7I tuba
AleI far the eurI t ye1ar | uutb 3= A

em*ar theme tethe sevesal or&
Mh trmeesa baes ltekv:

Amount paid .. ag....
AmJut paiyd tof JIl ,. 1 A. a a3mi

Amnt ptd to JulPy 1, 15 l ,11-- 1.7L51
oads and D e sA. .LMw. L


Amr mst paid bt AJul 1 t 190. M.t-- 2thM.

Spel iScheo DistrMct Nat .Iria fSrm0
Amph.T. H. RANDOLP m & ..
A* a& rpaid tr July 1. 1501. LCha- 3aft

*Ta O" o of a 1 .be
whib tMan hve bvee l id:
Teoo tax ftr thyew.ywr1...... sOaM
Amotpaid to July3r IM.... MUL4
salon ........................ s.TULm S
Aimount p* toJuly L]SOL- M.1- X.sU&W
AmoiuntptoJuly 1. 190L. 14.ML0 7.60.91
Pttlb .-.--------------------- 1.M O.OO
Amount 1md t J .1 .. .LUfr- .WM
S and 1 rarftja.* .--------.... UG.m 6
Amount Pd to July 1. ISMos. X.1.a- l.nM
"peIl Sebool. District No. 1. 5.U1.K
A....ox".July 1. 190.. &vm*- s,0.KS-

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t~mv Demo willsun
ml ~rsior bladder tremble
'mn d mom Sold

sea" r"
Squeatly ecuad of
truth, but aeentions of
MAflty not well founded,
trhv mas weo a any other
Em-of then with both hands
For stance, Ejah
QaU IlI., a fisberman of
relates tn e ago, he
in o"e of the famous resort
of Indiana, when he dropped a $10
piece mtno tho water and saw a
swallow it Since then he has
S assidouda ly for the pickerel and a
week ago last Saturnday caWht it.
Ofisthe h e found the original
Ta $SS in ehan -being the In-
Msret that had accruen while the mon.
S lhad been on deposit in the fish.-
Ihng Gasette.
The Gilchrist Silver Cornet Band boys
arctice teice a week and are playing
the new msice recently received, plen-
Mr. J. W. Ferrell and niece, Miss M.
J. Winslow, have just returned from a
week's stay in Savannah.

O beeaet .of drink, b what you
fmii U IMew about M smurt
me. The drink or drug can be
Smd antly and good m saved
ito fasill. Write at eam for
Ianide4tial information to
Tun KuaLm Ixrulsvur
24 Jacksonille, ifa.
Thlak It Saved His Life.

Lestat M. Nelson, of Naples. Maine,
says in a recent letter. "I have used
Dr. King's New Discovery many years,
for coughs, and colds, and I think It
saved my life. I have found It a relia-
ble remedy for throat'and lung com-
plaints, and would no more be with-
out a bottle than I would be without
food." For nearly forty years New
Discovery has stood at the head of
throat and lung remedies. As a pre-
ventive of pneumonia, and healer of
weak lungs it has no equal. Sold under
guamratee by all druggists. 50c and
$1.00. Trial bottle free.
Quito a party of Tallahasseeans went
down on Sunday last to enjoy the cool-
ing breezes of popular Lanark-on-the-
Gulf. The party consisted of Mrs. B.
A. Meginnies, Miss l ershe Meginnms,
Mr. and Mrs. W. 0. Ames, Mrs. Jennie
Spear, Misses Sarah and Daisy Spears,
Lueile Saxon, Virginia Ames, and Mr.
J. E. McNair.
Miss Ethel Miller and Miss Bessie
Temple have returned from Jacksonville.
Messrs. Wm. Bass, John McKendrick
and "Newt" Mabry were among the
visitors to Lanark on Sunday.
Rubber Stamps made to order at
this office.

*(s#t 4 th~eUwe

to ya

Me &ouie


my Nhuadds to ordatractafrom the
chsurf iIme, of a ,om mowe tdimthe
wan Pape. ,. --.%
fTb. n1iiuhnserve to, embellish the
w~e d7 64de t 6 eWall P" is
do mm" compk-nous feature of the reom
sand udcts the artistic tauteof t6 accups.L
Sgidacsoy ections Cannot J. made
horn a limited asoflrmet~;the bad U6k
we5 obtained by comparison.
Alfrod Peab "Prize- Wall Papers for
1905 o1er the wideg r-Angveof choice, fro
t6 hecaipuatthe's Cxd to the bedtst b's

Seamples su'jakIt'Jd a eatimNaes for.
umld upon toque4.
49. W. McCarthy, St.
Tallahassee, Florida.

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make uy

w~np a kaa~dome,

you) e4o "yo( &end 4o-me

money yw fa4ve /iAvsej4d 4 t

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In order to make room for my Fall

Stock, which will

soon begin to ar-

rive, for the next few days my entire

Will be offered at Reduced Prices.

Will make special] low prices on
Lace Curtains, Hammocks, Forch Rockers Settees,
Refrigerators and Freers.

All Summer Goods at

Close Out

Prices Call and get prices and you
will be convinced.

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Every Day is a Bargain Day With Us.

Snce the hard times we have marked every thing
to suit the occasion. We do not'claim to sell goods be-
low COST, it is not necessa, as we have such splendid
values in GRANITE WARE, CHINA of highl trade,
GLA WARE that is equal in looks to CUT .k
and all kinds of HOUSEHOLD GOODS too numerous to
Owr 10,15 and 25c counter cannot be beat for VAL-
UE L On these conuter we have asembkd the wares
of AMERICA and EUROPE. All goods in plain
figu* Doq't fail to visit our store if you to save




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JOan 6. COLULINS. Pflubiw.
For Presidental Electorm:
Phr Representative In Congres--Third Con.
gresslonal District:
For Governor:
For Comptroller:
For Treasurer:
For Secretary of State:
For Attorney-(enefsl:
For Superintendent of Public Instructlos:
For CommlMioner of Agriculture :
For Justices Supreme Court:
For Members of the Legislature :
For County Judge:
For Clerk Circuit Court:
For Sheriff:
For Tax Assessor:
For Tax Collector :
Per Puperintendelt of Public Instructioo:
For County Treasurer:
For 8aoervisor Restration :
* For County Surveyor:
County Commissiloners:
School Board :

Ssateasest fre Geverunr reward.
As the True Democrat copied the ar-
tile referred to, we also publish the
Governor's statement:
Governor N. B. Broward, who spent
Saturday night and Sunday in the city
as a guest of the Aragon, requested the
publication of the following statement
rewarding references recently made con-
cerning him by the Tampa Morning
"Following its usual custom of mis-
repreeenting and villifying me upon
any and all occasions the Tampa Morn-
ing Tribune, from which I neither ex-
pect nor desire fair treatment, has re-
cently used considerable space in refer-
rin to the actions of a man named
MeLan, or McLean, who, while on a
tram and alleged to be intoxicated, ar-
rested a party in one county for some
alleged offene and took him to Hills-
borough county to have hyp incaree-
rated. The arrested party could not, of
course, be jailed in Hillsborough county
for an offense alleged to have been com-
mitted in another county.
"The Tribune, displaying it usual
lack of information, declare that this
man MeLain was a State detective, and
heap coasi of fire upon my long-suffer.
ing head because I appointed him to th-
position. I have known only a few peace
pie by the name given, and have never
appointed such a man as a State detec-
tive. The onlf man employed in this
esapecity is Charles Eaton, and he is
enough for the entire State. I am glad,
however, that the incident gave the
Tribune an opportunity of continuing
ite campaign of misrepresentation
against me, for such misrepsentation
seems to be the principal stock in trade
of this corporation newspaper. State-
ments published about me are just as
reliable as the general .run of news in
that paper."
Governor Broward was asked for a
statement on the subject of calling an
extra session of the Legislature, but
was non-committal on the subject.-
Jacksonville Metropoins.
d4red Hay Fever and Summer Cold:
A. 8. Nusbaum, Batesvllle, Indiana,
writes: "Last year I suffered for three
months with a summer cold so dis-.
tresslag that It Interfered with my
bulase. I bad many o* the symptoms
tf hay fever, and a doctor's prescrip-
toea did not reach my case, and I took
several medicines which seemed only
to aggravate I. Fortunately, I Insistted
ampe having Foley's Homey and Tar.
t quickly cured me. My wife has since
seed oley's Honey and Tar with the
mase success." Sold by all druggists. *
New VYr's alidest Sesates.
Geitrude Hoffmann, in Maude Allan's
"'Vismo of Salome." has been the big-
ost attraction at Hawnaerstins'a Roo
Gordon this ummer. Mr. Morris Gest,
who is Gertrude Hoffmann's manage
Ms had written for her a beautiful daj-
song, based on the music of the
dance. The song is entitled "A i
4 8saloe," and will be given, words
and music complete, with next Sunday's
New York World.
Delay In anything in bad. but It is pos-
Itively dangerous when there is aome-
thing wrong with your kidneys. Dal t
wait until tomorrow. Get sometth
that is to be depended upon to ;;"
you promptly at such times. Thbei-
remedy above all others that we a-
I i DeWitt's Kidney aad Bla-r
They are antiseptic sad alB
I.ntly relieve baekashe. rhe-s
and all bladder and klWhim te
We sell them. Sold by Tsllgp-

A 'XA ..-A. --.A SSSP
m.,; sK *iCDrugisHss~ssl
fc^ST*'- ^

Mrs. Tom Costa and iMr. Jetn Co0
left Tuesday for Panasea Springs.
Mrs. J. W. Amos left on Tbursday
last for Corinth, Miss., to spend a coo.
pie of months.
Mrs. F. T. Myers and mon, Wn.
Blount, returned Friday of last week
from Hampton Springs, after an ab
sence of several weeks.
Mrs. Robt Eaton and Mrs. Charles
Eaton, of Monticello, and Mrs. W. W.
Vincent of this city, were among last
Sunday's visitors at Lanark.
Mrs. L. A. Proctor, Misses Florese
Proctor and Florence Lewis, and Mssre.
Mackie Davis, Earl Proctor, and P. &
Byrd spest a pleasant week at Lanark,
returning Monday afternoon.
s rIeward SM.
The renders of this paper wil be
pleased to learn that there is at least
one dreaded disease that science has
been able to cure in all its states, and
that is Catsar. Hall's Catarrh Cure is
the o ly aitve cure now known to the
medical Crataity. Catarrh being a
coontltft4Ual diaaa, requires a coa
tutomal treatment Haln sCatarrh Cure
is taken internally, acting direct upon
the blood anda ms... surfaredsof the
system, tbereby dtroying the foonds-
bon of the dias5 and gfvenf the pa-
tient strength baldingupte onusti-
tution and a nature in do1i Its
work. The propretor have so oib
faith n it curative powers that they
offer One Hundrpd Dolars for any case
that it fails to cure. Send for lit of
tea iiMolbs.
Address F. J. CHENEY & CO., To-
ledo, Ohio.
Sold by all drurists. 7Ie. Aug. 1-tf.
church Ntmea.
Trh ty X. Chareh. euth. M L Patt-me.
Pastr.-eawliB Suanday 1 m. sad 7:3 p.m.
Junior Epweth Leagueo LOp. m. Senior Ep-
worthLi Ae ALmelmber re-Fd
toMtead. pea ,admt eage su aH I*
vited towlu swith mm.
Prehtem rleasCheRowev. W E. elr'.Pa.
tar.-Reguimr milmat U~I al. moat d at
p *lm. i *aW".C. < g a.. .
Fit B.aptiet Ch a. J. PMert, ri t.r.
wl eSa Jm T. P. .4' .
alo5 sIL Y. P. U. PrMtat ,r-m.; Pirw'
Pe1 "n *s W4a-i see w; *WOMB Wv 7 a
**wvm d twm Ia
St. John's eal a d sad eBi
Dvans 7ch *r Hov. ...- sy Ul
a. n.. *a dp. wd. o W u. asme I
.l. m. t, M"r prtsmere atr he Su,

d A a At 'etk a m. sa I W d andat
p. in. Im thef t .1t io o im t o. If
them bu &g a th psees. eThis I
and Is pem delf t d "d 7
a. .mm an d 4 6'WeP.a. AU mwedonte
tawola. T-eBy el helduadv-rB-
Catlle Chbub-Sev. P. J. DrBmama pasutor
Us= W SM t .ma. onthet la.Nland4th
dwo -NIm hemeth; Mawy aAd 10M0die-
tim. t At. U m. them third Snday m at7 a.


TA. a m sL. J1eP, iM 6. 1
Thie feNB a tis IMt at Teat-Dooks to be nemd
as tmhe bes at the Sepmbr ezamlnatimei. m:
OrtIehd's Wrd Le (Meso .). May-
M&=Md. UCo. New York.
Radims-Any standard author will answer.
M -M aw d Smith' s Writ in
z =Br (07 tcm.).e A= acook Ca
Arithmedse--Milnq' Standard (c..). Amuerian
eook Cemmay. Atlanta. Ga.
Inagi" Q3ammatr-Mtcaw (We.). Anmiecsn
Book C-.i
Florida Hsistory-eward and Dasuett's [e.J.
Americas k Compy. baid rrbar.ks'. H. &
W. B. Drew C o. Jacksoulila.k
U. 8. LHim--rField'a owmmur school [(ILO].
Ameries Boaok Company.
y- Boedwa Natural Advanced
'J1.1 A -e Dook Copan-y.
Phy, sr-.oea,'a 1ents at (s e.]. The
Iae ,Atoa t. wa. G
Clvi GowrBmemet--Ym's Utvil Govenmment
oft Florida ad the United States [ ,0). L 0.
Painter Company., Delad. lerid.
Alsbre-Mile's High bScheol (".O], Amerieam
Aot'omaphy-Tarr'e Now ([s.O]. heo
MexMllm Coma Atlanta. a.
Thry and Prctie-Per. l rd-Cl es.
roam Manasmeat, by Baglay The MMe.
Milan (bVapaay.
These books may be ad at mst book dealers I
the State. or from the publihr by s mail. post
17 State SMswAt-let aPlbUc klWuettes



On amount of the new 8-hour law
pasMedg Corees in the Interest of
rap ad aso on aecoueant eof ao
many sw rabuad beingbeilt and old
2&aa este.ded. an unuosal demand for
mha bueencreated. Conserva-
Satm te have paed the number
l additial Operator that will b re
qulred dun the next ten mouths at
a 0,000.
ORTUNITI Enroll in our hool
wiHl baveIou qualed for plnamdid o-
Telegraph Operato@areee
h irm 6& pwards. O school has
h s estab ed twenty yem; it
r t ia peratia; Is-Muot-2
guaranteed oargradwatesB
is vry cheap; the tow.Is
kjtftul aad the people ars edoalL
Main Urn RaifroadWires
school rooms. N. echr w aab
W Write at am" hra -ee

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Don't Holler

If You're Hit.

The Crisis is Past
The Situaion is clearing
The Cure is in Work.




The House that wants
your Business
"Hasn't got the Grunts."
Plumbing, Steam and
Gas, ting, Priviate
Water and Light





OnBroV street, nicek .t, feed
room and .wl twoab In aebi
*mi seom two ebbe
__ Preet. Apply at tOhi

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For the "d V we wiNa

A- N^A *y^_ '
It wal pay I*


For Sale I

- A few small farms. improved
and unimproved,, in good locali-

ties. Apply to


Lloyd, Florida.

Eye Specialists.
om OHMupstairs ln WMet stM4-
Ows Corfe Bay a L"a r Streets
40-09U *

'Dr. Aro W whW coa .
S eo a it rei trool 16
N w At mke relr pa t ial
vN to Tallthmms Acrt Mooday
each month, eferinag tbose who
i high elass profesional service
1 H_ to obtain same, vo-
n mda reo, eroee e sand hronic
t overcome without drugs knife
operation. Office at Bloxham Hotel.
One day only. Next visit Sept, 7th.

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Panacea Springs Hotel


Merchant Tailor.

abm Pam-WWI


Mahn Thin New.

Also aC anad Put k

Vhsb~m sdm"s40

lamb c(Nts.

Prw Clotme aS


Shet-Metal Wk

All work in the line
Roofing, Gutteri.d, SpoQa*
ing, and Sheet-Metal Work
solicited, and especial m
taken to please my pat-
rODM. .

Plumbing a Specialy.

Phone 41 or see


for all kinds of



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of any kind,


Good Teams for

Is tMhe only way to decrlbe the pOr
child that s afflicted with worm. No
mAttr bow mash or bow ote It ~,ta
th worms et an tae purleha
frea the oi, the hiM atsaers|

nd wtha so bad aterefects PW6e
. oneato a battle. SeW hy Hardet
0tf ho. ._druists.
jso &,, t&, \, ..-_a m

Mrs. He P





J. I. LANOSTON, Lessee and M'gr.

Mrs. Morgan is again in charge of Hotel and Tables.

Springs and House generally overhauled and
new concrete Spring Bathing Pool 80X80 feet
completed. Splendid bathing, good fishing and
plenty of Motor Boats. Motor power will carry
the tram cars to Panacea from Sopchoppy, in ad-
dition to comfortable teams.
For quiet, rest and recreation, Panacea is the
best on the Gulf Coast.

Write for tterusat once.





C o mp any

Has a Complete Stock of


It caabs boe Int
small qusgtites or In the


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Awful good values here in

White Goods, that are in daily

demand, in every home, and 'tis

to your interest to get yours at

these prices, which are away


The Store with a Record.


40 in. White Lawn, worth
121-2c. Next week, yours at 8c

40 in. White Lawn, Worth 25c
Next week, yours at 15c

Next week you can buy an all
White Linen 36 in. wide,
worth 50c., at the very
low price of 32c

Heavy White corded PK that

you never


25c. Next week

have it for


you can

- 19C


S .

White Mercerized Lingerie,

such as always



25c. Yours next week at


White Persian Lawns, that
always sells at 25c. Next
week you get them at 19c

45 in. French Lawn, worth
35c. Next week you can
buy them for 19c

A very special

White Lawn, in




the 25c
width, a

very sheer fabric, and good

value at
but next

the regular price,
week you buy it at 15c

Terms Cash.


Tallahassee, Fla.

Notice of Applicatio for Tax Deed
Given in Accordanee with Sections
574 and 576 of the General Statutes of
the State of Florida.
Turner. purchaser of Tax Certificate Num-
bered 2. datedAugust 6th. 1906. has filed said er-
Uftieat I my office and made application for tax
deed to issue in accordance with law, maid oer-
tiaet embrace the follJIowing described prop-
artyi situate in Leon county, Stat of Florida to.
wit: Lot numbered fifteen (16 in the southwest
quarter of aMeton thirty-one 1)1] in township one
1] north of range one (1) ast,. of St. Augustine
ch lots. J. C. Dyer's survey of lands of G.
A. Chaire. as per plat recorded in Deed Book P.
pae 7, containing 1 007.1000 acres more or lews.
The said land being amsseeed, at the date of the
lasuance of said certificate, in the name of Un-
known. Unless said certificate shall be redeemed
aceordins to law. tax deed will issue thereon on
the 16th day of teptember, A. D. 198.
Witunae my official simnatur and mal this the'

An Improvement over many Cough, Lung and Bronchial Remedies. because It rids thk
system of a eold by acting as a cathartic on the bowels. No opiates. Guaranteed to give
atisftation or money refunded. Prepared by PINEULE MEDICINE CO.. CHICAGO. U. S. A.

WPLcUSAfidnf I R Do not risk having
Will cure anv case of Kidney or RBladder Disease not Bright's Disease


L Au HENRY T. FELKEL. beyond the reach of medicine. No medicine can do more. or Diabetes
t Clerk Circuit Court. Leon county, Fla.
Notice of Application for Tax Deed thereon, on the 16th day of September, A. D. 1908. Certificate Numbered 26. dated the 6th day of Notice of Application'fo r Ta`x' 1.
Given in Accordance with Sections itnessdmy official signature nd seal this the August. 19 has filed said certifiate in my offi ce i i Accr c with Scti
74 and 575 of the General Statutes of ns Ad August, T190 a and made application for tax deed to isue in ac- Gven n Acc n wth S c b.
74 and 575 of the General Statutest rofk '(sz) HENRY T. FELKEL. ihrdance with laws id certificate embraces the 6574 and 675 of the General Statutes |
the State of Florida. 251 t Clerk Circuit Court. Leon County. Fla. lowing described property, situate in Leon of the State of Florida.
OTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT LEVY Notice of A location for Tax Deed county. State of Florida. to-wit: The southeast OTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE
Broth purchaBr of Tax Crtcat Num. Notie o Application for Tax Deed r of the northwest quarter of section j. p. Williamslnd Co.. purchaser of Tax
hred K5. dated August6th, 1908. as filed aid cer. given in Accordance with Sections 574 twenty-four. 24. in township one. 1. southof range Certificate number 44 dated the6th day of Au-
tfleate Ia my oaseeand made application for tax and 575, of the General Statutes of two.,. eat. contaiinin 40acres., motor less. rus t A. D. 190. has S*ledid certificate inmy
aded to lase in accordance with law. said certfl- the State of Florida. The land being assessed at the data of the Isu. ofkee and made application for tax deed to issue
sate emben the following describe paperty e ae o lo anioe of said certificate in the name of W. B. Tay- in accordance wit hlaw. Said certificate e embraces
iate in Leon county. State of Florida and in OTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT E. C. lor. Unle said certificate shall be redeemed ac- the followingdescribedsrt ituate in Leon
the alty of Tallahasea t wit: T. C. Lot Num- Smith, purchaser of Tax Certhicate number cording to law, tax deed will issue thereon on the county State of Florld ti Tnhe westhalf
SIO.e lat P. 10, dated August 6th. 10M has filed eaid certificate 1th day of September. A. D. 19068. of the southwest quarter of section nine. 9. in
The aaid land bainl amaaad at the date of the in my ofeo and made application for tax deed to Witness my official signature and al this the township two, m2south of ragt one. 1. west, con-
uaoeof maid ertifcate la .the name of Ea issue in aseordance with law. Said eartiflcate 14th day of August. 190. taMingo0 acres more or less The aid land be
Jewe_ Unlaess md certiBcate shall be redeemed embraces the following described property, situ-. mAL. HENRY T. FILKEL. Igassessed at the date of the issuance of said
a~omt to law. tax deed willU isse there on ate Ia Leon eoenty. State of Florida. towitw: The 26-6t Clerk Circuit Court. Laee runty. Fla. ertiscate in the name of Willsam McCae state.
the 10th day of September. A. D. 190. northwest quarter of the Southeat quarter, and Unless sadcrteate shall be edm accord-
Wits my e leia signature and aal this the te northeast quarter of the southwest quarter of Notice of Application for Tax Deed in to law.taxdad eawillM. bse ed em thed th
Ig day of Aast, section thirty. sO. an township two, t north of Given in Accordance with Sections day of September. A. D. 1906. 3i.,,nton,.,Io... .' .,e...,c
SHENRY T. FELKEge. thro, east, containing acres more or 74 and 575 of the General Statutes f Witm m offial signature and seal this the
Clerk Circuit % court. Leon oUnty, r > leel. The maid land beingassessd at the date of 574Fof ra t14th day of August. 1906 July 17, 1908.
-- --- -- l ieuaee of maid certlate in the nam of I the State o( Florida. (seAL) HENRYT. EL July 17, 19
No of Ap tn for Tax Ded awads Un ooifi haf l OTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT TE 2-St Clerk Circuit Court. Leon County, la. Dear friend:
Given in Accordance withn tir obe redeemed according to law, tax deed will isue ,t p. Wla Lexdd ee., u eor of Tax
574 and 575 of the General Stattes of I th Certfate Nmbered 2 dated the h day of Au- Notice of Application for Tax Deed We have nice cakes for break-
the State ot Florida. 14 day of August. 190, r u A. D. 10.1 has filed sai et In my Given in Accordance with Sections fast every morning every aince
HEE-IE T HA D (MAL) HKRY T. UmL office and made applicationfor tax deadto Issue in 574 and 575 of the General StatutesWa efoun ome* nice s-yu ,-t-
OTC I8 HEREBY GIVN THAT S. D. I accordance with law, said cIrtielmate erabrace an otute found nice up t
purchaser of Tax Certificate Num- M -Ck Clrc ort C' the following described property. situate In Leon of the State of Florida.
e4ea A r ot 10. has fled said Notice of A licatlon for Tax Deed ountr. tate of Florida, to-wit the outhwet NOTICE Is HEREBY CIVEN THAT THE put On them. We must use a
te a y a M amplleation for Given in Acorance with Sections iQurter of the southeast quarter of section eh- AJ. P. Williams Land Co. purebaser ofTax g allon every two weeks.
t ed to lia ta eMiMM ia wit w. aa .. .er wt teens I&, In Stownship two. 2. south ofa range two, Certleto numbeed 6, datd the th
e amb rse t ohe wi deaS d ppey. o-574 and 76 of the General Statutes of l. east, containing 40 acres., more or less. Augut, A. D. 190. has filed Meaid Bt it 18 not expensive, forwe
, dtate I em eouty. tat of Vlsa01 to. the State of Florida. The maid land being ascesed, at the date of the in my office and made application for w daB tt ed. t e fall q o .e I
Qwt: Thatpartoft euthwesteqarterogthe soth. i[ Auance of akoidertificate. in tbemee of W. B. Isue ln accordance with law. Said ert6as can get a full quart of maple
t qarterof section ix. n ttowaslp tme.L N7 l EN THAT TH Taylor. Unle said certificate shall be re- embrace the following described prer. t syrup for 50 cents, and it thI
arth orau three easat., yinsr rth and mat wr. PiT;t Nm t of deemed aeeording to law, tax deeda wA les there- ate in Leon county. State of Florida. t-wit Ther o I
oe th*lahahde d Minesie pubafte o ta. -m A-- um-.e. 1u.-." teA1 on on the 1lth day of September. A. D. 190 northwest quarter of the northeastqarter.ofae. best too.
al l airne aeres. mor less. for e ffdSs AledM sites my Be Witness my oicisal signature mad aln this the tion fourteen. 14. In township two. 3. eeuht, o Your, end JAC O L
1h lad sessed at the date of the sonor tax ded to 1 i sc I 14th day of Aurust. 1909. twoa, wat, contairln a40 ase Your friend, JACOB
ar IAIent a laNOm WcrW a. c. C..4101111aswW.l. s. t .as.. i. embraces the (AZA.) HENRY T. LKE, or imtThe "ai wead bei-assessedt pat
InaAL the aa 3. C rdaaeslI *oate mhmes (SEAL.) HENRY T. m We haeeaid land be.iw ll l ofIt p S We have ot out of th
l. Uale d eirit sha ell bedee-e- d Wit regty, States It 2e i.6t Clerk Circuit Court, Io sesaity. Fla. the date of the issuance of aId ateate Vo. gOlOU O
law S tas w eee 1 m y!Stte Ma .=to-ait: The frctiaal n athe m s me William MeCaes... habit of going to any other plao
i a th b tismaS eensest m me the m s Notice of Application fo' Tax Deed ~Ingto."a, x.iax Mmt or riiour enes but
Yit waw s m u treinu al west half o the Given in Accordance with Sections day c September. A. D. RANDOLPH & FENN
aNZRY T. FaI mrte, all i mee twet- 74 and 575 of the General Statute of W itnes eia s atu.e n DL N .
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Mrs. L & no" 06L a bulwark bwet the p e aNd the
KIM TRUE DEMOCRAT.... .- ilippn the At, d and thhe^
JUn. ceiu ltaGeorgian states In deil thebt
concerning the death of Mrs. A.L the srrible revolt agai t das4
WNBmi D v T nta wMa UT aONOu Morning, wheh occurred oAn Thtie with itsUtem t
M afternoon in that city. The d iand. wathors-det..onate t faata
LOR'S PRATS RNwas the mother of Mrs. H. Cly Craw- i the -calledi rorm ers sa
ford at Tallahassee, and 6ana.u er t owho pole ad friends of d
*M os r--osptM War of *o B. Crawford, editor of the Peon a- Sad for of tee
Wl N ssum l JP Oa .News:gIeId forca .
Ietle eM. f5terS of sveran m ono atothe aion and
The follow, verses were found in Mrs. A. F. Morig,. aged year, di do db--h6 tna es, b yad#*.
manuscript on mt body of a soldier on at the residence o her dauhte Mr. than rte. As a rule these take
the battlefield of Charleston o C., dur- Walter E. Casn, 27 East Hr St., itatesn are bnatlat hisad,
the civil war. The were picked *by Thursday afternoon at 4 o'clock. on lungs but short on He
some stranger, wno never oumout S s u e r s,5.. his country beet, who like Mr.
who was the writer. A copy of the Mr. C. F. Fairest, Mrs..} E s gb, Entl w les who n allr
poem worked on a piece of ailk was pre- Mrs. Walter E. Caso, of Atlanta* and w aad stdontserati mottoa
mted to the Kamm City Museum by Mrs. H. Clay Crawford, of Tallahasse*e, 9 a~h ad modefo oh ao
CoL. H. Water. So ar as can be Fl., the wifeof H. C Crawford, See- bold t for justice d oera-
ertained they have never been print- o Sof H Cra .e boo. alt l the deoea in the
ed before. T eral etvice were conducted ate be althed aoinet fsi.-Pntheo
It will be noted that the concluding at the resaldee Friday morning at 10 Democrat ed against
phrases of the second line in each coup- o'clock. Rev. J. S. French, pastor of
let when put together form the Lord.s the First Methodist church, officiting, Neigaber-es.
Prayer, according to the Protestant vet- assisted by Rev. Charles D. Til men. .. .t .-.. .
Sloe of iLt. There is no title to the poem: The interment was in Weetview ceme- Inevitable Destiny -am to have de-
..Thou at the mercy seat our souls doth te."- Pensacola Journal. .reed the association hereabout of two.,,
Thoe at lhe mm~r e o o doh, r. A. S Moraing. who was Miss widely differetiated types of humanity
To, our.,duty unto Thee-our Father.,Amanda E. Forbes. before her marriage -caueMisv, and Atrien.
To whom all praise, llhonor should be leaves two brothers in this county, The ation, under te policy of
give n; Messrs. R. B. and Sam Forbes among our civic rule, is none the I s intimate
For thou artthe great God-Which Art a host of friends and relatives who re. ow ingt racial diffe e n es.
in Heaven. m-t very much to bear of her death.- Intercourse, in communities of indus-
Shavwm. 11ulf Coast Bran.e trial and domestic life, is necessary of
Tho fa wisdom, rlet theworlds Mrs. o r had numbers of Talla- an intimate character, and operates,
Forever, thereore, Hallowed be Thy hasse acqwtance who also mutually, in affecting the civilities dis
.. ...hernamin, p away, and who ..- eed imkng each clas.
tNam e. _l le us rom y d'__ w.r .e.ens.tur taons with our African fellow
Let nevermore delay divide us from sympathy v is. clearly unavoidable. We are both
chyclorious face, but let Thy King- Death of Mi. Mabry. here to stay.
aumCome, .... ... Common sense dictates conducts of
Let Thy command opposed be by none Along about the latter part of July, aff as nhall mot readily harmoni
Let Thy good pleasure and Thy Will be at RicN d, Georgia, her home, Mrs. conditions, while scrupulously preserv-
Done; Mary Mabry mother of eon county ing the integrity of the most civilized
Let our promptness to obey be even Mr. E. N. kabry, at the age of 74 tendecies.
The very same On earth as 'Tin in years, passed out of this life and into The reconlased backwardness of ne-
Heaven, rest. Mr. Mabry, with others of her oes in attributes deemed conducive to
Then for our souls, O Lord we alsopray, family, had been called to hebed side exalted phases of thought is chief ob.
Then wouldst be pleased to Give Us and were wit her when she died. Mr. section to their full, oras yet, even par-
This Day Mabry's friends extends deep sympathy il rticipatio inpolitical affairs. It
The food of life wherewith our souls are to him in the passing away of hi good emreasonable to suppoee that such
f.. fed .ri, d m othDer. objectionsn may gradually be overcome
ad little CascawetIs a...l that by continued prevalence of very much
With every needful thing do Thou re- necessary to give your baby when it present fthings-systemat
Hoevnos is cross and peevish. C86oaswset con- Increase of intelligence and determi-e
And of Thy merey pity And Forgive us tains no opiates nor harmful drugs, restraint of tastand ie of
All of our ise for Him whom and Is highly recommended by moth- Anotvher apprbaroust m aeattnding
Thou did'st please r everywhere. Conforms to the Na- conditioniother apparent menof attadain
To make an offering for Our Trespasses, tonal Pure Food and Drugs Law. Sold commingling ofoo a gradd.
And forwnmah, 0,ord, as we believe by all druggists. i a nquetiooable aversion on
That thou wilt pardon us As We For- -a --s- t the part of the reat majority of Can on
Lt to lov tea, w t Tu If easians to affiliation of sueh a nature,
Let that love teach, wherewith Thou If succ-pr eminent sucess-po- observation and experience demon-
d 'st asequaint us, t. itL professional and financial, is a strates that such commingling is seri-
To pardo all Those That Trespass criterion upon which to predicate an ously detrimental to the welfare of
Against Us. opimon. a to a man's worth, then Hon. either.
And though sometimes thou findeat we P. O. Knight, stands the peer of any A product of mixed blood gains no
.ave orgot man in the State. No one man has done prestage with negroes and invariably
Thi love orThee, yet help, And Lead so much for the upbuilding of the city experiences degeneratio among whites.
UMNot of Tampa. Through his energetic and Inevitable effect of which two results
Thro h soul or body's want to deeper.- intelligent enterprise, a large number will. of themselves, sufficient allay
Slme .-e of public utilities and private corpora- the possible evil, independently of
Nor let earth' gain drive an Into Temp- tions that have proven to be the most avowed social intolerance.
ta .potent factors in augmenting the com- Barring these two objectionable fea-
Let not the soul of any true believer mercial and industrial importance of the tures of association, there exist none
Fail In the time of trial. But Deliver, city, in glaring its growth and popu- other to impede successful co-operation
Ye*, save them from te malice of the lton In enhanng its real estate val- between whites and blacks in an indus-
S ldevii ... ... ues, n amplifying opportunities for trial and social association.
And in life and death keep Us profitable investments, for promoting Humanity in its loftiest phases is no
rom EviL. the prosperity of all classes have been less distinguished by its intelligence,
Thuspray we, Lord, for that of thee, inaurated and promoted by Hon. P. than by its refinements and politeness.
from whom 0. Knight. His fertile brain and tire- Persistent presentation by precept
This ma obe had, For Thine is the less energy have evolved most of these. and example of the two latter condi.-
Kig om. Notwithstanding all these, envy has tions to the crude perceptions of negro
The w is of Thy works its wondrous never mote virilently maligned a man, neighbors, is not of less importance
story; jealousy never more malevolently tra- than the supplying of literary education
To The belongs The Power and Glory, duced him. He has submitted uncom- -indeed, the latter, unattended by op-
And all thy wondrous works have end- lainingly to base calumnies, for he portunities of the former, are hurtful
ed never,. knows that falsehood and detraction to any element of society. ,
But will remain Forever and Forever. cannot rob him of the respect and ad- One's immediate environment is cri-
Thus we poor creatures would confess migration of his friends or his justly terion of their condition.
S. .. .t earned popularity with the best citisen- Surrounded by squallor and common
And ts would saZ eternally, Amen. ship of the State. place influences, it is quite impossible
-Kansas City Journal. In his chosen profestion-the law-a for refined sensibilities to gain the as-
... ..e. NrCLevyvocation for which he sy the peu- cendanc. While on the other hand
..-. -... w,.liarity of his mental abieas, most ad- ample features of order, beauty an
TAil AWAss, FLA. mirably fitted, he has been indeed sue- harmonious contentment tend to induce
Dear Sir: You manage men and ma-. cessfuL His quickness of eomprehen- conditions susceptible of good. In which
beinery; no-one snows better than you aion, his forceful and ready logic, his connection nothing seems more rational
that one man is worth more than anoth- legal seaumen, his habit of steady, emi- and desirable than hearty sympathetic
er; that one machine is worth more neatly qualify him for a legal practice, encouragement to be gven our negro
than another machine. Sometimes you Beginning at the ground work of his neighbors in every device that may tend
pay the man more, sometimes you don't; profession and working his way up to secure for them advantages of is-
sometimes the machine costs more, with an unceasing, tireFes application proved surroundings.
sometimes it doesn't. The difference is. sad study, the deepest mysteries of the Etablishment of homes, with quiet,
metimes, two or three to one, and profession are clear to hm as the noon orderly domesticities, where the women
east not a cent days sun. Though he always carefully fnd opportunities to exercise the fune-
So with pnt, and more too; the reviews and studies the authorities tions of wife and mother, where chil-
paint that ds best service makes a bearing on the ease, yet he is by no dren are restrained, where cleanliness,
ns first coat of the job-you can paint means one of those who can be called a neatness and hygie are maintained,
Des at ls epense than themanet "lawyer to the case." His offhand pin d a sense of proretary obligation
Staff yo can get. _loe derived from hia thm h nr and reonbies. s the great
It i. like a good steady man or ma- timate knowledge of the sources and ned of many fol m a eouwmity.
chie; but oodnes and steadiness have principles of law are more reliable and Very much in the degree to whh tie
to be paid-for In men, in machines not carry more weight than those of most more fortunate pe of a munl ty
always, and never in paint Paint is discfis of Blackstone with the books show their appvl and appre ia i of

heap a, proportion to strength. In hand and the leave turned down to suen aequiremme are tma cond ions o
It is pure paint that is steady and the authorities. nehorliness etablished and main-
Sao; i is paint adulterated that is Te fundamental principles of law- No more refnie can be f-
There is enough paint in he the essence of all laws-are as familiar ff No more relmag onee ctan to of-
w those mixtures to look and feel to him as household words. So r feeted in home -ur e than atte-
ste a, nd eough atstesn i Ioeis his that be ca a ton to itwers adornsmentby cter of
w '.t chinclay, baryte go refer to rawanted. n m owe and a.. ma no pos c.
atome, benzine, water) to make two gal- practi wonderful nsere power our om.ntry m oM o ofr c d
los of one. t= .hism in good stwad, and ble is -to etandemrlnre enunoove
There are eight pure paints in the naver at a loss for reply to a ques to hor ultu~~aand o l
United Sttes; we know of no more; r defense se n 5and e a t srao r-ce of P001e -
ther are 200 adulternt, We analyze uAfs to thes are never m rth xtpro aptitude forn
l, andknow what they are msde-of. iMtrd-lomth os to catch thei atsoa pren ta, h o fmonSg u
tuwe isn't al; you want strength. The SSSS!Smor decide their om ant s o sociatedwihothe elereNt
sast-lons paint is Devoe. -- in other-M-eshes rM have aoiaed with the element of
o W. Davo & Co. -ue poi-nt* o f law *.-- wit, constituting ooutherners n the
Wlnuo tw nmwb showng are ao points of low strong United states.
o P. W. Vo. & Co. tso. O ef ui-tyn clear an cgent. In process of tmby e ofs
P. S.-Gilmore & Davis Co. sell our unoiaittes of authority that ns m and ns ive a ,b tho ow ,
paint. ever fal to Interest ad often Instruct a may b m
What w*. Weet ,r.. tewho sits em ca N v of the c.racte, e..
MAtSnow great theInterest at ? ownd litetof our s
Ifomething is not done to reduce the ie how bitter and -cimonious his op e. .si .ad n it b-e, ..i _
bad" of taxation under which the peo.m p a ef les may be, he never lo"e hitem. M _ad P.
le of Flords are new orin.there is s MiNda cool, sedae and smail- .sam a t*
o to be a political rvti a i his mental equipoe h ,aa lwito mt t he
ere many years. NetwitlMaad b. Kght has ever advmouted a Th Be should exist a 1eat re-
vthat amns have -ow thas aguiS sW, lkutla its lastanalybsiweOR M PiMnMbty of patrioste dty in Wi"
Sdurng the pest quarter of a hav, beneseisl tote bes y !!Y te o tosl df. !MA
eoenti ti rate If taxation is Galaee- iteeiftt ts and its p er f s a,
~vfeftl Statetb Mahr epoed ar lia vi e adveeamhnt or e i a
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The Leon County School Board met in
session Tuesday and transacted
busionees, a full board being
with Hon. D. R. Cow on in lieu
George I. Davis, resigned. Mr.
has made Leon county a faithful
and very efficient member for a number
of years, and the county and school in-
terests are to be congratulated that so
efficient and capable a gentleman as Mr.
Cox is to succeed him on the School
Board in the future.
New aes.
Editor True Democrat:
Dear Sir:-Please allow me space in
your paper to correct a misstatement
made by the Times-Union of last week,
in which it said: "The new military
company recently organized there, the
Dix e Guards, had the honor of having
the first issue of the new rifles." I wish
to state that Company "C," Bloxham
Rifles, was the first in the State to re-
ceive the new guns and the Quarter-
master Seargeant was the first to fire
one of the new guns-making a score of
three bulls and two four at a range of
500 yards. Major Snow, at same time
making 48 out of a possible 50 at same
range and date. Respectfully,
NZ OF Co. C.
Sunday Merntad Firse.
Sunday morning the fire company was
summoned to north Monroe street at
b:45. They arrived promptly, as usual
of our excellent company. bat the alarm
was too late to prevent serious dam-
ages. The roof was all aflame. The
company succeeded in prveting any
bat the roof from burning. The kitch-
en was practically destroyed before the
alarm went in. The furniture was dam-
aged from water only. The origin is sup-
posed to have been a collision between
rats and matches. The fire was a no-
table one due to the fact that it is the
first fire in some time that has visited
injury to one of our firemen. Mr. Wal-
ter S. McLin was painfully injured,
having slipped off of the roof on to the
stone steps 16 feet below. His injury
I.rowly escaped a very serious one,
oIlder being dislocated and several
t e bruises on his side and arms.
ie s very fortunate in getting off so
lightly, at which his many friends are
,pery much pleased.
Briew-VTawa We4411.
Wednesday at high noon, a quiet, but
very beautiful home wedding took place
at the residence of Mr. and Mrs. J. P.
Yawn on Virginia street; when their
daughter, Miss Ada Mae Yawn became
the bride of Mr. John Primrose Brown.
The home was beautifully decorated
with choice pot plants and evergreens.
By the strains of Mendelssohn s wed-
ding march, rendered by Miss Whitfield,
the bridal party entered the parlor in
which were assembled the family and
friends. The bride and her maid of
honor, kiss Allie Yawn, entered by one
doorw, while at the same moment the
Iroai and his best man, Mr. Willis
entered from the opposite side.
and met at the altar, where Rev. J. E.
Wiloa performed the ceremony.
The bride wore a traveling suit of
Alee Blue, with a hat to match, and
earried a boquet of bride's roees. The
mlI of honor was dressed in white and
earriud a boquet of pink roses.
Misr Yawn is the second daughter of
Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Yawn, and one of
Tadlahsee's most attractive young
ladies. She is a beautiful type of bru-
altts, and made one of the most bdauti.
tel brides that old Tallahassee has
Mr. Brown is from Oxford, N. C.
He frst came to this state with Mr. C.
A. Oriscome, who owners the great
aotrhoe Plantation north of here.
Whie down here, Cupid whispered to
Ms, ad for this he returned to inter-
view master Cupid: As out come of
s Itervlew he has moved here ner-

tly, to the great joy of his many
He will engage in the Auto-
amoie business.
"Temton" as he is "dubbed" by his
amaatem, has made himself very pou-
rM coming to Florida, and his
an Automobliest is known
r t the entire state as well a
Stt hapy couple left on the eat
tr for North Carolina to visit
S.parents, from thence to northern
Ihe (lde was the recipient of many
and costly presents sent in by
boast of friends and relatives.
B-imj party of friends escorted
t ii aimad bade them f re-
brMie throw her bouquet.

Irf Ma ew and irst
up ou and sm anP*M-
H I eto -he p ladles *ad
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Belching, Gas on

Go to your druggist, get a dollar
bottle of Kodol.
And if you can honestly ay that
you did not receive any benefit
from It after using the entire hot-
tle, the druggist will refund yur
money to you without question or
We w theathey.
Wa wt1l he J na ta Amnwet.


Furthermore, we know that
after you have used Kodol your
faith In the preparation will be
equal to ours.
This proposition we make Is not
altogether unselfish, but is actuated
by the knowledge. that the aee of
Kodol by you will benefit you as
well as ourselves.

the price of th fst bottle pur- How could we afford to make
chased by you. such an offer to the public.
If you knew as well as we And howcould we atord to
do how good a preparation Kodol spend thousands of dollars to tell
is; It would be mn-y forsyto u about It unless we .P ly
-istarant e a single btto t new ad were sure of the- rto
of KodoL
But tot you know how good. We couldn't-it would beak-
It is, ae w m we know, we will rupt us.
oputOba thoe first bottom Please try It today at our dk.
Syou Kodol digests all the food yoast

e w.t She UM .at o what you want la t t
. Prs w o b e twons EGt digest 1M .

Vtho The 1.00 botlUe 0 p
thiatl w. the -mb ahub *on
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comes in all the

new shades of Brown, Blue and Green,

also White and Black. A wash fab-

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25 yd. Soiesette on selvage of every

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The store that gives the MONEYS WORTH with EVERY purchase.

lamenia and State Line News.
Aug. 11. The meeting at Bethpage
closed on Friday, the 7th, inst. Nine
were added to the church, all children.
Mrs. Hunter Woodberry, from Hin-
son, with her son Charles, and daughter
Ella Clyde, came over to this neighbor-
hood on last Thursday. She stopped
with Mrs. A. McElvey, and attended
the services until its close. Mr. Hunter
Woodberry, her husband, and a nephew,
Master Erlnr McElvey, joined her at
Mr. A. McElvey's on Saturday. They
remained over until Sunday afternoon,
and attended preaching by the local
minister Sunday morning, going home
in the afternoon.
Mr. Albert McElvey went over to
Quincy, Fla.. one day list week and
sold some of his shaded tobacco.
Mr. G. B. Strickland went over to
Hinson, yesterday, to see a niece, Miss
Mamie Doss, daughter of Mr. J. R.
Doss because she is very ill with ty.
phoid fever. We nope she will have a
speedy recovery.
Mr. E. J. Dickey went to Cairo one
day last week on business. He says
"ground has been broken" for a new
railway, to run from Cairo, Ga., to
Havana, Fla. It will be too tar off to
benefit this vicinity much.
Mrs. A. McElvey visited the folks at
Dogwood Monday night and Tuesday
Yesterday passed without rain, but
up to that time it has been "wet in this
Public winners have begun to enlarge
their ginning works and to get ready to
gin the new crop of cotton. Cotton is
opening very fast.
Master Charles Woodberry did not
return home with his parents Sunday
afternoon, but remained as the guest
of Master Willie Strickland at his

father's, who will see that he gets back
home at the appointed time.
Mr. T. P. Strickland, Jr., went to
Thomasville yesterday to bring down a
load of goods for his father's store.
Mrs. T. P. Strickland went to Hinson
yesterday to see Miss Mamie Doss, who
as we said before. is sick with typhoid
fever, at least it was so reported.
Get your friends to subscribe for the
True Democrat, put a candidate in the
contest, and vote for some lady as being
popular and help her to be voted our
$30 Contest Piano. It is a splendid in-
strument and on exhibition at D. R.
Cox Furniture Store.
Registration Notice I
The Registration Books will be kept
open at the court house in Tallahassee,
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday of
each week through the months of Au-
gust, September and until the second
Saturday in October. 1908.
Supervisor of Registration for Leon
county, Fla. 24-tf
Wood's Liver medicine is for the re-
lief of Malaria, Chills and Fever and all
ailments resulting from deranged con-
dition of the liver, kidneys and blad-
der. Wood's Liver Medicine is a tonic
to the liver and bowels, relieves sick-
headache, constipation, stomach, kid-
ney and liver disorders and acts as a
gentle laxative. It is the ideal remedy
for fatigue and weakness. Its tonic
effects on the system felt with
the first dose. The $1.00 size contains
nearly 3 1-2 times the quantity of the
60c. size. In liquid form. Pleasant to
take. Cobb's Drug Store. (3 to Aug).
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The married folks would be much The Tribune bulwha pheMd Reea
hannil- vIt in the dto ft o re gffi-
trials were never told to the ment that shot upBrow v Hea
aihborw. ed as commander-im-eh of the army
If they kissed and made up after and was authortsed to use duretlotan y
every quarrel. power. He decided we believe, wisely
If each remembered the other was in the case and he ha been sustained
a human being, not an angel. by an overwhelmmu majority of the
If both remembered that they mar- people of the United tates without re-
ried for worse as well as better. ar to political affiliation.
If men were as thoughtful for their His recent .xtraordidary perfomance
wives as they were for their sweet- in first refusing to reinotate sad after-
earts. wards reinstating cadets dismissed from
If there were fewer silk and velvet West Point, must be looked at In a dif-
eastumes for the street and more plain, ferent light. These cadets were dise
idly boue dresses. missed because Congress had passed a
ft both would remember that love law that such action must be taken in
covers all things hopes all things, is order to put a stop to a practice that
proof against all things and triumphs threatened the discipline of the seat of
over all. the country's military instruction-the
If household expenses were proper. very start g point of discipline.
tioned to receipts. It may be that Roosevelt considers his
If they tried to be as agreeable as in position as "commander-in-chief of the
courtship days. army" as a warrant to over-ride an act
If husbands and wives were always, of Congres; but his action in this case
patient and always sympathetic with will find no favor in he eyes of a people
each other. to whom he has eternally presented
If there were fewer "please, darl- himself as the champion of "equal
ing" in public and more polite manners rights, "the "distributor of justice"
in private. and all sorts of good things to tickle the
If both would remember that "when palate and give sour stomach.
they serve they rule," and that "when The negroes of the country have a
they give they have." right to the rage they have expressed
If women were as kind to their hus- in Washington against a man who is so
bands after marriage as they were evidently actuated by selfish political
when those husbands were lovers, views.
If the husbands never forgot that a Roosevelt had the wonderful dream
good wife is heaven's best gift to him; that his action in the Rrownsville case
her industry his surest wealth ; her lipse would win for him the South's support.
hb faithful counsellor, and her prayers The dream was the dream of an ass,
the ablest advocates to bring heaven's but it was the dream of Taft's boss.
beings on his head. -Observer in Me- And John Temple Graves, who now re-
tropolis, ceives $15,000 or $20,000 a year for aid-
ing Hearst to defeat Bryan proved it
Loon Coesty M matter. when he attempted in Chattanooga to
foist Teddy upon the Democrats as their
The following significant paragraph Presidential candidate.
appears in John M. Laird & Co.'s ad- We believe there may be too many
vertisement in DeFuniak Breeze: "Martinets" in control at West Point,
"Extra fine Tallahassee butter, abso- that the students are turned out more
lately pure and clean. We get it fresh as automata than as rational, broad-
every week." Leon county should be minded individuals; but we insist that
arodeuing enough of that same kind of if there is anything in discipline it is
batter, the very best in the world, to most effective in the days of youth, and
supply at least, all the towns in Florida. that Roosevelt's Interference with the
For stock, raising dairying, and feed discharge of the West Point cadets was
crOpe, Loon can surpass all the State, an insult to Congress and a damning
wad on Shaded Tobacco, in quality is criticism of his action in the Browns-
econd to none, and we are next to ville case.-Tampa Tribune.
Gadeden in the quantity produced.
d iMr. Ralph W. Grambling spent Sun-
DeFuniak Breeze: "No matter what day at St. Teresa-on-the-Gul., return-
the other fellow is doing for the town. ing Monday.
The question is what are YOU doing? Mrphine n
It be is that aefish that he will do not- Baby Morphine Fiends
lg for fear some one else might reap a are made by all soothing syrups and
ahare of the benefits of his enterprise, baby medicines that contain opium
it does not excuse you. If all were of and narcotics. McGee's Baby Elixir
that opinion what community would contains no injurrious or narcotic
progtes?" drugs of any kind. A sure and safe
Mr S. T. Mercer, of the Holmes cure for disordered stomachs, bowels
seem ed by his w hleft and fretfulness--splendid for teething
infants. Sold by Hardee-Smith Co.,
elatives i vst f severe, weeGa. druggists.
amitiyes in Mache Ga.

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I URGE a Critical Examination

of my Line of Buggies.

I AM WILLING to abide by the de-

cision of the buggy-wise. I do not claim
to carry ALL the good Buggies in stock,

but all I do carry are good.

Buggies, that is why, I ask a critical

examination of my stock. It will be

found that they are particularly strong

where others sometimes fall down.

J. D. CAY,

Tallahassee, Fla.



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