The Okeechobee news
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Title: The Okeechobee news
Physical Description: Newspaper
Language: English
Publisher: The Okeechobee Publishers, Inc.
Place of Publication: Okeechobee Fla
Creation Date: August 9, 1946
Publication Date: -1992
Frequency: triweekly[<1989>-1992]
weekly[ former <1926-1945>]
semiweekly[ former <1981-1983>]
three times a week
Subjects / Keywords: Newspapers -- Okeechobee (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Okeechobee County (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Genre: newspaper   ( marcgt )
newspaper   ( sobekcm )
Spatial Coverage: United States -- Florida -- Okeechobee -- Okeechobee
Coordinates: 27.241667 x -80.833056 ( Place of Publication )
Additional Physical Form: Also available on microfilm from the University of Florida.
Dates or Sequential Designation: -v. 82, no. 91 (Sept. 13, 1992).
General Note: "The voice of the Everglades."
General Note: Description based on: Vol. 6, no. 24 (Jan. 8, 1926).
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Volume 32-Number 12 Okeechobee, Florida, Friday, August 9,1946 Price Five Cents

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Opinions By The I Examinations will be given September Hbwell Married, SHOW INCREASE; FOR WEEKUnemployment Bids Bassenger Road Bridges With I

Attorney General with the 7 to Workmen's applicants CompenenNon1 for positions I, Sixty Years Ago' ments in Okeechobee compensation County pay,' Other Work Promised Rep. Hendry

I Division of the Florida Industrial
amounting to $ 70.00 were made to] --,.-
Commission, Carl B. Smith, Chair
So far as the laws of Florida are I man announced. II I DADE CITY Au>r. 1 (Special to I 34 persons, 2 men and 32 women, SCHOOL O.ltDlET! IN Representative W J. Ilendry left

concerned the period of war Is still Applicants for positions of junior the Okeechobee News)) In "l'lebrat.l! during the week ending July 27, Carl REGULAR SESSION: IIERE I :Sunday for Jacksonville where he

I ion of their GOth wedding anniversary I LAST MONDAY MORNING! : 1 attended' a meeting of the State
on. and senior coding clerk, Inspector, B. Smith, Chairman of the Florida
August 1, Mr. and Mrs Japer I
In an opinion to the Florida .Board chief Inspector, assistant administrative Industrial Commission, reported. Road Department Monday. He remained

of Forestry and parks, Attorney i officer and chief administrative C. Carter, well known pioneer residents 1 I The board of Public Instruction : In Jacksonville for the meetIng .
I Payn'cnts throughout the state
General J. Tom Watson defines the officer will be conducted of Pasco County once the I At its regular meeting held on !\ror..r of the Florida] Game and Fresh

I youngest married couple in the amounted to $122,134.60, a decline Water Fish Commission which
period of war as "that period of In Pensacola, Tallahaisce, Jacksonville day, August 5, transacted the met

time during which the territory of Tampa, and Miami to establish county and now the oldest-held from $131,350 for the previous week,! fOI\ ,at the Roosevet Hotel yesterday.The .

one nation Is occupied by the military I registers from which openings are open house nt their homo\ on Church 1, and were made to 7,122 of whom lowing buslnosslWednesday \ Okeechobee News received' a

forces of another for the purpose I filled\ The positions pay from $110to St. In Dado City from four to six 3,954 were men und 3,163 women and Thursday, August .letter from Mr. Hendry Wednesday

of coercion In the administration $100 starting salaries Minimum o'clock in the afternoon for all 28 & 29, were designated as regls-: ;morning In which he said the State
In this
I Compensated unemployed
members of their Immediate
of national affairs, whether engaged educational requirement li four family I tratlon days, on which all High 'Road Department would let the contract I
and number of Intimate friends. county, registered as out of work I
In active hostility or not." I years of high school and related experience a School students (grades 7 through,, for the Taylor's Creek Bridge sIn
One of the Mrs. !S. F Iluck- through no fault of their own and
On the basis of this definition, the ranging from none for Junior 12) should go to the school house September, Road 29 from Parrott
I abay, "girlhood friend of the bride i available for suitable] employment, and fill out registration cards .Avenue
attorney general ruled that any clerk to eight! years for the top. to Klsilmmee River would
I of sixty years, was present at the were classified as The School Buses will 'be built this fall. Already the Road I
stale official or cmpyoyee who Is a post. I I run on Frl.I'
wedding of the couple In the Enter. I Skilled foreman, construction, 1 1
member of the Florida Defense Until August 20 applications maybe day, August" 30, and all pupils are,|, Department has asked for bids
Semiskilled bulldozer
pride Methodist Church about three man operator,
Force, National Guard, the Naval Mid with the Supervisor of Examination" expected to attend on that date,' j an rebuilding State Road 29 from
'miles 1 man. Unskilled laborer canning,
southeast of Dude City The ,
Militia, Marine Corps, Unorganized Workmen's Compensation both Elementary and High school, I the Southland Hotel corner to
officiating minister the Rev. W. 31 women. Unskilled laborer, tobacco
Militia United States Army, Navy, ]liiMion. Bos I K. City Administration gas pupils. School will begin at 10:00: I the City Limits on th South.
Tallahassee F. Alexander, who also was pastorof 1 woman I Ii 'The contract will be let
Marine or Coast Guard reserve is Kiiililini _ o'clock on Friday morning. on August

entitled to military leave of absence ---- - t I the bridegroom's church, Mt I Monday, September 2, will be a :22. Also bids are being asked on

upon being called to active I Regulations For : Zion, about three miles west of I'i Ex Service Men : ]legal holiday, and there will be no; I the bridges for tho Bassenger Road

duty. 'This oartjes with It the right! Dade l City "./" school that day. Regular classes,, 1 and will be opened o"n August 22.

to 30 day's pay for the first r nnth For the anniversary occasion, the' will begin Tuesday morning, Septem* Mr. Hendry also states that tilt
of service and the right to c..instatement Coming 'Hunting bride wore a floor lsngth! white eye I i Need Approval I her 3.The. Road Department will build nine

under certain conditions let dress with a white rose In hl'rI resignation of Ma Louise I miles of Road 29 in Glades County-

Season Are Made hair Mr. and Mrs. Curler were assisted : On Job Training; Rolle, Douglas Brown School was accepted , .during the Fall and Winter.

In receiving their guests hv | Mr. !lend 1') also states that the
Although the state hotel cmumioslon -
their son-in-law and daughter the I Johnnve May Hunter-Dortih was Department had promised him that
cannot legally buy new '
now n.,v. and Mrs W. R. Howell of Okeechobee ! Firms offering on-tho-Job trainIng appointed as a teacher for the ,there would be no delay In the
automobiles for their employees, Tn on nil'di.\' -, -imi h,1d, in Ocalnreeentlv j
,.} and son and daughtcr-ln- for vutermi* must be approved: Douglax] Brown School. ,building of the Bassenger Road.
there Is nothing to prevent the coma membu of the State
low Mr. and Mrs. Llndley T. Carterof allowance .
by the state bcfpre sobsistence - - ---
Union from trading In worn-out Game and Fresh Water Floh Commission ;
Tampa, and Mrs. ,T. J Nessmlth can br paid by the Veterans EVERY EFFORT BEING 1\1 \DE
automobiles If the oncewere heard representatives from
on new ones Local Plan
of Dade City The seven grandchildren l.'; Administration, Lloyd E. Day Offli Group BY HOSPITAL COMMITTEE
obtained legally This opinion over Florida about hunting requestsand
of Mr. and Mrs. Carter who eer In Charge" of the Veterans Administration TO EXPEDITE NEW HOSPITALTho
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from Attorney General J. Tom Watson adopted the following rules for
were present and assisted In the Contact Office at W.t'
was In answer to a question the 1944-47 regulations : Build Tp.l11por ry
hospital itlea were Joseph Ilowell of Pain Beach Florida, emphasized Hospital Committee has been
from :J. Lee Ballard, State Hotel In the First District the deer and I ,
Miami Carter Howell, and the nli- today. I effort detail
Commissioner. The attorney general turkey season was shoitoned. The Houses Here SoonA exerting! every to !get
see Sarah, Mary, and Lois Howell ofOkeechobee
The VA official said reports r arranged" so as to expedite the organization
obsolete dates December 4 to January
declared that any worn-out new are
and the Mimes Lucretiaand reaching the VA office Indicated and perfect arrangements
or unserviceable equipment 8 Inclusive, 'Instend' of November I
Carolyn Carter of Tumpn. that many veterans have entered Into for erection of the proposedbul.llnff.
which the commission ott"lnl'd.J..ell' January 81. All counties will group of Interested citizens met .
The rooms were decorated with training with unapproved firms .
. ally can be replaced with new equipment be open to hunting five days each'; ',I at the Court tlouse last Saturday to
roses, asters and "gladioli! with a predominance under the erroneous impression that Members of the Committee met
" tile commission paying thedifference week, Mondays and Tuesdays being discuss the probability of early act- n
of white. The brido'stable when approval Is granted by the, with the Board ef County Commission -
2' between the new price cloned. Several counties were closed l Jan bulri| : taken wl1erobyrthq. acute; .
In tho dining rO'hl-WIW von'''red -:'state' that their chocks-will be dated MoncTay morning following
and the trade-In value of the oU last season,*' housing shortage might be alley', f
with a handsome lace cloth dcenter"I'wt" back to cover the period from which which recommendation was made to
equipment.Bay I The squall and squirrel season In ated. This group worked with the
\ bride's roses and soft,,employment began. I I I the Governor for the appointment of.
District Two will run from November Chamber of Commerce and data was
fern. Wedding coke and,, 1 le cream : Under the law, Mr. Day said, subI ., a Board of Trustees to act as the
county eannot levy a two 20 to January 31 Inclusive, Instead served I presented by Secretary R. B. Me-
Were I slstence checks cannot be made directors for the program.
mill tax for county advertising of extending to February 15, I serve as to the possibility of obtaining
The occasion prompted many Interesting retroactive In such canes and veterans . I The completed plans and specifications !
without special legislative authority, M was the case this past vear Mondays material at nominal cost.
reminiscences of the llf" can receive subsistence only are already on hand, having -
Attorney General J. Tom Watson Wednesdays and Fridays will I o many applications have been
of the bridal couple In the pioneer, from the date that approval It actually been prepared by the architectMr.
has advised W. P. Sapp of PanamaCity he closed with exception of the five- i received for housing for now and In
days of the county. The families o 1 granted by the state I Wm. T. Hutcher of Ft. Pierce
attorney for the Bay county day period from December 21 t the future that It was decided anaddltionjtl -
both Mr. and Mrs. Carter came to The .VA official listed six cardinal . and the P. C Llsscnden Co. of Went
commission. The Bay eountlani declared through 28, when hunting will, be fifteen units to he built
Florida In 1SB5! from Oeorll'la.Ir.: rules through which employers' Palm Beach are preparing bids for
they wanted to set up a permitted every day. Ollchrlst County 1 I right aWRY still would not supply
Carter's parents Mr. and Mrs N. II., veterans can help make the program the building
county advertising program. Will\ be closed to deer hunting I the demand..
Carter, who cone from Lowndet a success I It Is hoped that the arrangement
In the Third District, the turkey I Contact bad been made with the
County, settled at what later become Veterans should: will be complete at an early date
Single people are just as much hunting season will correspond with I Government Agencies at the Hobo
known as Leesburg. Mrs. Carter'i I. File an application for educat-! and that the work .can he stalled
entitled to tax exemption on theirhomesteads the quail and squirrel season as observed Sound Camp and the War Assets Ad
parents, Mr. and Mrs Robert !Sum lon'' and training with the Veterans within the next few weeks
as families, .VtornejGeneral last year, Instead of conform ministration at Jacksonville to the
nl'r. came from Swainsboro Cm. and!1 I Administration prior to entrance In. ----
J. Tom Watson believes. iIon s ing to the deer hunting date Hunting effectethat certain of the camp
settled In the Enterprise section. to training. Subsistence allowance ?. 1I0 PIT.\\ PERMIT H\S BEEN
advised M. C. ScofIeld, attorney will again be. permitted every buildings could be allocated to any
commission', Mr. Carter, who will celebrate hi-, cannot be paid for fny training" RECEIVED HERE FOR
for the Citrus county day. municipal agency at a nominal sum,
Roth birthday on Sept 1, was thiec prior to receipt of the application BUILDING NEW HOSPITAL
era Previous to the adoption of a Deer and turkey hunters In the i the material to be transported here,
old when ho moved from Lees 2. Make certain "a firm Is '
113R! atrmendment on the subjecthoi Fourth District will be allowed! togo years and In case these are obtainable
granted burg where he was born to ras..fCounty I 1 proved! for the desired type of trainIng .'. Word from the Okeeehobee
eitead exemptions were afield from December 4 to Janu adequate sanitary facilities will be
with his parents who bouehl I: before beginning work. Any VA County Hospital Committee, Is to the
the "
of family, '
only to the "head a ary 6 Inclusive Last year they hunted Included Committees have been appointed -
added, but It Is their homcsitc of forty acres In th,' office has lists of approved firms I effect that the building pern-It has
attorney general this game from November 2to( to work with the Chamberof
that the 1930 ammendnentintended Sort Dado section for $10 and nn 01 t; and the typo training they are elf, been received from the Civilian Production
evident :January 1. Collier County will be Commerce Directors on the site
The Indians had Just left this,1 :
cart. gible to offer. Administration. The Project -
to Include every person opened to deer hunters with except to be considered and on final costs.DURSrS .
capable of acquiring a permanent ion of one area. part of the state at that time am I I' 3. Return promptly the certificate Serial Number on this Is 4-10- .

honte, whether he or she Is alone 01 In the Fifth District, the qua.il many signs" of their o..cupanc'Of c of eligibility which Is Issued by the I UTNDRY ANDDRY fl19 and Is available for the con

the head of a family. and squirrel season will run from to be found. Here Mr Carter's fnth'i, VA. Subsistence payments cannol'i t CLEANERS OPENED tractor. At the present writing a

er had the first postofflce In this' begin until this certificate has beer contracting concern In West Palm
November 20 to January 81, Instead i FOR BUSINESS MONDAY
Although no other state Instltl. of from November 20 to DecemTjei section In his general store and wai endorsed'1 by the trainee and the emI Beach has the plant and specifications -

musk postmaster for four years at a sal,'' plover and returned the VA. In hand and their representative
tutlon gives the course of :! 31 Inclusive. During' the first Id I to I I The Okeechobee office of the
unmarried exserviceman ary of $1 a month. I| Employers should\ : I will be here In a few days to
he wants an days hunting will be permitted ever) Durst Laundry and Dry Cleaners
cannot be admitted to the FlorIda .. day. Afterwards Mondays, Wedneadavs Mr. and Mrs Carter after thel.;r 1. Not accept trainees until thej, opened for business In Okeechobee examine the site preparatory to offering

State College for Women unde r and Fridays will be closed marriage at the age" of 19 and 17.1' have been approved by the state I Monday morning of this week In a hid. The progress on this

lived In a small house near the ston 2. trainees than matter Is necessarily slow owing to
the 0. I. Bill of flights Attornej r Two changes, effective In al! Accept no more their new office on North Park

General J. Tom Watson has advised I' counties, were made In bag limits where Mr. Carter served as postmaster '', the quota established by the Stat 1 Street near the Florida East Coast the many complications of building

the State Board of Control that i For turkeys the dally limit Is twcf In addition to assisting hli I', Department of Education and only Railroad Their home office Is located during these times' of uncertainity

father In the store. The story of th In fields and b In prices and the required laborious
'I objectives approved y
only men who are the husbands 01 nnd the season limit four: Instead I | at West Palm Bench

women'who have been In the servlci! of one and three. On squirrels thoI early mall service as told by Mr'. the state C. B. Durst, general managerofthe details of proceedure

and who are enrolled as student* dally limit will be 10( cat s'lulrrehnnd :, Carter reveals real pioneer life ai'i'( 3. Make certain a' veteran will!I firm, makes his home at Bt-llo .-j
the mall carried by a team 01:r r and Mrs. S. H McDougald!
was Mr
the women's college. A 1 actually benefit by a training" propci '
can enter three fox squirrels, or a tote I Glade and the concern serves the
Florida Law allows the hu.t' horses and a hack. About threi | ram sand Is not using the prograirj were visitors spending the week end
recent of 13. Lasts season's limit was 1,1I 'entire Luke Region, having offices ,
band of service women to enrol!I I I xi weeks were required for mall between j as a subterfuge simply to secure 1 at Belle Glade, Pahokeo, Clewlston In Zephyrhills and Dude City visit

at the State college and the wive here and Jacksonville. Th'1 subsistence VA cannot approve the' and. Okeerhoboe.I ing their daughter. Mr. .McDougald

of service men to enroll at the Unleritty and ft funeral director at the tim<,i hack route Include! Ocala Brooks. so-called "training of a person In i I One of the features of their service returned here Sunday night while

\" of Florida, If they .are otherwise the law was passed on this .subject,,, ville, Fort Dale and Tampa an 1 I I field In which he Is already highly, Is that all goods belonging to Mrs. McDougald remained there and

qualified. the contract must yield to the fo. mail was brought In twice a week.j I| proficient. ''the customers are fully covered by 'Is spending two weeks before returning

lice power of the state continued Tampa's population' was then aboui tl;| Full Information about the on. Insurance and in case of fire or loss home.

Life Insurance companies In Florl'I the opinion. The business of Insurance eight hundred. Approach of the had ti( lhe-job training mav be secured at: otherwise the customer Is paid for, -

-la eannot contract with funeral dl.. Is charged with public In- was Heralded by the driver blowing'1. the VA Contact Office at Wen: the lou Mr.! and Mrs. J. T. Bandy left this

rectors to write sick and funera:I I terest, and since the collection ol, bugle to let the people know tile'I Palm Beach, Florida, In Rocm 712 olI j week to return to their tome In

benlflt policies and collect premi Insurance premiums Is the possible trail was In. Stamps were canceled I I, the Comeau Building; or by contacting Nashville, Tenn., after spending a

urns Attorney General J. Tom Watson activity of an Insurance( agent, funeral by hand In those early days. Th I the VA representative, Mr,. House In Okeechobee on Tuesdays week here visiting Mr. Bandy's

has ruled In the case of a con directors are barred from actingas small amount of mail handled war. Joseph E. Gum, who will be at the of each seek between the hours oft mother, Mrs. 0. J. Price, at the

met exiting between a compan, agents (Continued on Page 3) Selective service Office In the Court', 9:30: a. m. and 11:30 a. m. home of Mrs. C. R. Bibb.

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Juicer & Food Automatic Record
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; 1 0 0 t :-.-.: < :..><.:..:oox.CLASSIFIED .:..: :+)o NOTICE TO COSTJUCTOKIIot'FIl' on the cover of the propsal Tho all bids8AIH right. BEE tip MABEL COPNTY P. FIOKIDA SON II c .
f ; .: UP TilE STATE Is reserved to reject any or 01
(DheccljiUuT' JNcfas NURSE LOSES FAT I alt \I) llEPVUTMtNT ROAD DEPAKTMfc.NT OF Llerk Okeechobee of the County Circuit Court Horldn,

SAFELY AYDS WAYISTFRIV I I ADS 'I'n 11 nil u snoo, llulldil, Fl.OltlDAF agent for said Board.
July 30 11)40 K. Hniloss Chairmantlorndo U.C : W. Raulerson, a .'
Published Every Friday fcy hAs G.t stIwrwISkoit xrcls. 1'. Loloney State Highway Deputy Clerk .

Okeechobes News Co.. at Okeeehe- :.':..:..:.':'. "-h--l"--) CONSTRICTION FFDHt\T: AID I:II gl III'er

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J, bee, Okeechobes County Florid ) e'ndJ lWducln aSs safe. FEMALE HELP WANTEDEarn - I'] Senliil liliU n-iclMil I nt this i ii NOTICE OF INTENTION TO 4'p.
" BRYANT BOWDEN . .. . . Bdltor =: etise.iaav I II a Good Income and get ,... from (I, ,,II"lni" : (ontraitorn;, : un I SMI LAND

til 10 ::Ml .\' M. (il'!, H. '1.1 I oil HID I that l
.. Entered mi second class matter July I your own dresses free showing i]IliJiid' ilut ,.r \ilBUiit Iii 151, fin the ion :NOTICE' H IIFUEBY I bapter
15 Ill.
Section :
1. 191, at the Post Office In Oieefbe- .mo"III., I' nnd selling the Intent New York mi nil'I Ion of the fnl,unlng \0'11'1'111 Aid :loins. laws to of llorlda. Acts of 1041
. bed, Flu,, under_ Actof_! Mar. 8. 18Tt nu..a..f A't' Siinncbm, I'rnjiits : 11717, Laws
... : : Information and sales'i , I Section IT, thnpter
RATE 5.Ds&kne .: Ir..; Styles For I 1 Jfil..nil I .Mil! MHninihiry I'rnJ.il No. ::t'II"I ,I Acts of t131.: bi amendedSutlon
SUBSCRIPTION .. kit write Southern Division Mann'- ". '" (111. Inb Nl 1111I11201. Mllli- KoinlNil by | 11. hniter 20II3H, lows ot

One Year In advance . . . . .$..00 each meal dulls. the e ; nil IlkiHihobi'i. ('''"l1t \'. I Io"wl'ell', lorlilu: :i 11141 nnil nlso pur

Six Months In advance . . . . 1.00 etita.Yet"YD9 before I vllaml... minerai.. Vamiii'I ger, Modern Manner Clothes P. 0 the .I"'I'I'h"III'"' .Unnrt' ami, I HUHKOIIiccr ( a 1111 II,, .? mftlon\ 42. Chanter, 207J2

Three Months In advance . . .7ft eats in pout#yde. Sta t he YDS Box 2056, Tampa 1, Ha. \\ork iiiiiKlms, of tin. i'1111011"11'11011'' Laws nf riorlla< Acts of 11M1.12070 as
30 bililgfH Minnllilnilna , 1111I"11, iMl h,' sectlin It Chniter' :
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W'k'o rn. .., ------ -- I lI. xlriii'lures and I ImlilentnlIt laws ol Mirldii, .\,'" of 1011 nnilXiitlon ,
Rending notion In local column U i.t II daIsIrult& I ; ,.ins. 'l'I I ho nit tnlul liiigHi( In II' 111'I 'I 5. hapler :207.-2 I nws of
cents R Mm- Itatee for mlspliy adver I II Representative and Mrs. W. .T. inlii-, llurldii. Ait nr 1141 ns amended biSitlon
tiling furnished on application Class 21. Chiiptir, 2J07II. Law ifI
irinl advertising 2 cents each worA 4)Rir SUNDRIESTear : TIendry and Mrs. John Duncanson II .V uitiriid iboik li, ,lonnt of, I"lorlilii. Aits of111:1.( : tin- Mowing
\\ II'' 'IIIIIHI huh Ic piiMilili' tn tin't( < hair County
eec Insertion All Items regarding en returned to their home here Satur. iliiirlbcd' I liimls, In Okieihobee
terprlses conducted for profit are out Ihlxdv.. an a reminder. | mini( of I lie State Hond luulmeiit I"liiililn. to,wittnls :
chargeable at advertising rate day after spending Thursday and with the I, niTosHiirx( ""n""o Diiciuni'lit- of Okee .
O.Ilk.. 14 City
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-...._ --Oo -- Friday In Miami ('n1101,1 Hiibinlttiil, fir IlilM, pnijiit, lots'0 Inc *: S 1 K, 10
All urllflnl iheiks, shnll, I IntirtlfleA Okeocho
I In.Ilk, 111 City
1 within 11 tape of tbo lute fur recilvling .
1'(lit TDM11 i iI I : blilK.. liiHhl.ru, ihockH will not b. lots 2 Ihronifli 8 Inc. & 10 tn 12
nccepti' 'I'h"I chuks',, nf tho two lowpulblillers Okeechobeo ,
:Notice": l ii hinby glvni Hint,, Tnlle will In. ,ill poMlteil. Inc Hlk 1IH: Cltof
I lot 4Ilk.. 11D: City: of Okeecho
.'(Mullen ( hi Imlili nf the followingiitlflmtes Ihe minimum nnge pnlil. tn, nil
IIIIH flli.l nll,I rcrtlflcntesfin lee "
sUMid Inbir iiiilii\nl I Ibis eon '
Armature on
Okeechobee Shop | of Okeechobee
lots 1 to 5. Iilk 100 CIty
10 IHHIIII therennI .
lax ill nl I In (
I n tract sbnll, lie, U 00 per hour Hie
'I'I )hi, nrllflinli' iniiiiberH mil \eirrs of ,
to nil Inlinr
'laminnoi I liu. d("milptlnn, of the prop iiiiiin, wnifo. pull 1111111'-1 I loot 4. \Ilk. 4. Southern Pines Add I
tilt ,Slut, graili: nnpliiM I nn I tills' ofOkeeriolt'o
I lots 3 to 7 Inc.. lilk 79 City
, and tin. nnniiH III which It wasH I II
t'Iy Irnct Nlnill, In 71 mils |,ir linnr, I ,
.i' "icl are us follc.wn : minimum( %age: ,pnlil, tn nil niiKklllnl,
I 20 South
lit 4. Iilk
irllflmfp :>;11. mil enr of lest
labor omilojicl, on this, oonlrnil ulinll, A \V HHO tt. of S' .
of 1,011 !
ELECTRIC MOTORS FANS (III", ( '"' 1'UiirtlfUatp' I.e lo nuts, hour, I '
Nn II I. 'pnr of I'r of loot 41 Onlsld" Kecliimntlm, I'I'I \
I In In niinrdanep
All wmk In ilnne
Lots 1 to 4 Inr, i 10 to 12 Inc.
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with tho plniiH SpiiiriiiiHiins, mil Hlk S7 City of Okeechobee
nf l
5' 't'I trIte No 110.: oar
1 liiilHliniN of tin' Stall Rnnlliipnrlmint
LIGHT PLANTS xpiilnl I will he nitiriil for sale st puollc outcry ,
1'MInmrl: "Spulnl( iittoiillcni( 'IK inllil fur the highest and beet cash bid,1
lit Ii"t"f property : tn vpnlnl' ro\lHlniiH, which will beIninlHliiil mibjeit tn Ihe rlfcht of She Hoard of
lot 2. lllnck :.IKI: I'llv nf OkpnhnbeoNiiiin if
with inih ''pimil. HIP ntlelitlnn : Uralnixu "
pic i "MIIIII'tool|I uerai'I r-urglmlis
REPAIRED ,, In which iiHitisiied I,. H. 'l'ttt'tefill nf 10..1111'\1.. Is "Unite tn tin- District ami/or onrcl of County

1:Ml 1'<|'oilnl rni\l 10'0' i'tivi'i'lug millitIliii tilil iso)uier, i it okiiilnbee County
All of said proierty being In the / nr nsHlgnlng the contnnt.' Ilirlda to nject nn\' nnd, all hllfl. "
5.,',,iinu, of iikiiiliobii'. "Stuli of 1"I..rl. l'i'iiteol,|to twii I :I In. fuinlniiil:i to at hue (Courthouse beginning( nt 10 :00

,III, jiliillfliil, Cinlnutnrs, upon' ,nppllmt ,,clock A. M. on the 10thn\ \' of
I'nlc, .H. mull lortlflcnto( or (lertlflmtcsbull 'Ion tn Ihls .10(','. I"<>ll lilt': SI t'2i OK VugiiHt 104(1( ns..nll'nl foi dininnginnil '
All Work Guaranteed hi redniiHil, I incolcllnif: tn Inv, anil cool
... II''i': 1'\11. 1'liiin mnIn- iniiilinieil" 1 rciliimntlon purposes
the l.rolwl'ly ( """'t'itel In muli of No will be reserved
trnm I his iffloi for Ihe shut $1
fI"III" or ('(..rllfh'nft.o11I be sold ,11'1 lie Imiiiiil, nn'ms: !
I rnpiiHiiN will re IOUI" til" roMMIsxlONFUS' :
I II",' hluhiKt, bliblir. at the court (11"'OtH for tin I 'in nri' nichicl I I by IhlsnfTlio UF IMl: OI1: \>LS:: DRAINAC -
,'I I..'ii' on, tin( flint Mnnilny In liu month III liimt 21 b"llI', tilnr I tn the ,!: hilS'i'ltlC'l'IlO.thii YIIRIDI 10
V, , nihir VIMl( h"'h In Hi,' 21,,,!
"r ', t \\ I ,
I Him' fin' op,'nine hlilxMl I nllli
C. L. STRICKELLocated ,1111'I "f piunhir 1(1111.) : ;I:I N ,nniHl:, xhi, 'w' ,li,,luN, r"" inch I ) OP l'OI'STY COM
"""',1 thlx, lit dm' of TnK. 1040liil OkUrx'IIO-
Id'in Mini( 1 totnl nm'''.nnt 'if blil' ImertPi : MISSIONTUS: OF
\ ,, I \ Itunlirson,

(1".11)\ C'1t'rk nf I 'In'nil dun't of ---- -'- --- --- ---- -- --,...--- -. -- -- - ----
in Markham Building likiii'Itt c,, < '''nnt\ InrldA .

NOTIC8 6r eLBCTIOM tire Collection of Taxet. fey Amending. (ll The Legislature snail at the teg'i
NOTICEOIcEECIIOBEII I WHEREAS!: The legislature ol 1948 Sections 11 and 13 of Article VIII of the lall\. Session of 1947 and from time to
North Park StreetNOTICE COUNTY, FLORIDA Under the Constitution of 1885 of the Constitution of the State of Florida as time thereafter enact laws specifyingthe )

TuK in 1MO I State of Florida, did pass e Joint RtsoJutlons Adopted at the General Election of November powers, function, duties and com
NOTICE IS tlEREBY GIVEN that proposing amendments to tht 1844 said Amendment to Provide pensatlon of County Tax Collector deslg
.I pursuant, to Section 0 of Chapter Constitution of the State of FlorIda and for the Re-Numbering of Sections n.ted In paragraph 1 of this Section 15.
1'20tl. laws of Florliln Acts of 1037, the same were agretd to by a 11 and II ot Article VIII of the Const and shall likewise provide for the collection
known the MURPHY ACT. and Inriirtmnnce three-fifths of all the members y.cr.-ctJ tutlon of the State of Florida as Adoptedat care, custody reporting and dlsburnmerit .
as of of to each house; that the votes on said the General Election In November, of all taxes collected by the
Chapter Laws I Joint Resolutions were entertd upon 1M4 and to Amend Section 11 and 13! County Tax Collector.
Arts of 1041 known as the their respective Journals, with the yeas of Article VIII of the Constitution of

r\FUOIAPrS DRAINAGE DI3 and nays thereon, and they did deter the State of Florida, and to Provide that 4
P HICl1 ACT the following described mine and direct that the said Joint In the County of Hlllsborough State of: HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 119
I Innd sltuntcd In rVerfrlmlrs Drainage Resolutions be submitted to the sudan Florida, the County Tax Assessor shall A JOINT RESOLUTION Proposing aa .
Iilstrlpt In Okeechobee County, Flor- of the State at the General election la Assess the Property of the County for Amendment to Article XVI of the Constitution
1,111.'JII be offered for sale at public I i November 1948 the purpose of Levying State, County, of the State of Florida By
ontcrv for the highest and best cash I! NOW THEREFOR:, I. R. A. GRA'!. Schools and Municipalities In the Countyof Adding Thereto An Additional Section to .
bid subject to the right of tbe Trus Secretary of State of the Stats of Florida, Hill-borough Except the City of Plant Provide for the Appointment by a Concurrent
lees of the Internal Improvement do hereby give notice that a City Florida which Shall be Exempt Resolution of the Senate and
Piind' and nf tbe Board of Commie GENERAL ELECTION from the Provisions of this Amendment, House of Representatives of a Directorof
loners of Everglades Drainage Dietrlrt win be held In each county In Florida Taxes Levied by tha State County, the Budget and to Authorize the Legislature a
IT IS PROHIBITED BY LAW : to reject stop and all bids at the on Tuesday next succtedlnf the first Counly School Board, School Districts to Prescribe his Powers and
(Courthouse beginning at 10:00 Monday In November A. O. 1649 Site Special Tax School Districts and the Duties Qualifications and Term of Of.flc. .
: I of the ..
said Tuesday being the junlcipalities County Except the
I T ,, levee o'clock A. M <,n tho 10th day of Plant Florida BE IT RESOLVED .
< instruct any bridge, dyke building or other con- FIFTH DAY OF NOVEMBER City of City BY THE LEGISLATURE
AiiKiist, 1040 A. to pnrcela of land for the ratification or rejection of the BB IT RESOLVED BY Tot! LEGISLA. !: OF THE STATE OF FLORIDAI

-t'lIet' oi, on thc Everglades Drainage District right of ways, of ten acres or more, title to one,half said Joint Resolutions proposing Amendments TURE OF THE STATE OF FLORIDAIThat That the following Amendment to Article '
of petroleum and three.fourths of to the Constitution of the State the following Amendment of XVI of the Constitution of the Stateof
other minerals will be reserved by I ef,Florida vial Article VIII of the Constitution of the > Florida, by adding thereto an additional .
i.. To connect any drainage system or pumping Installation rnsteesi of the Internal Improvement - State of Florida relative to the Assessment section to be known as Section 34,
Fund Easements for road right of and Collection of all taxes In the be and the same Is hereby agreed to and

wIth th(. arterial canal system, wav 200 feet wide ,,'11be reserved by SENATE: JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 683 County of Hlllsborough, State of Florida, shall be submitted to the electors of the
sold Trustees from any parcel through A JOINT RESOLUTION Proposing ar. by Re-Numbering Section H aa adoptedat State of Florida for ratification or rejection .
which there Is an existing state road Amendment to the Constitution of the the General Election of 1944 so as to at the general I election for Repremtatlves -
To and for ; State of Florida to be known as Article make It read Section 19 of Article VIII to be held In the "ear 194,
j disturb alter easement
banks drainage and
remove, or any spoil on the Ever- XX, Sections 1 and I, Thereof Relating of the Constitution of the State of FlorIda as i follows:
and road purposes to the Consolidation Abolishing or Creating and by Amending Section 12 of SECTION 34. The Legislature shall by
tlude Drainage District right of ways, will he reserved hv the Board of of Certain County Offices. and the Article VTII of the Constitution of the law provide for a Director of the Budget. It
CimmlHsloners nf Everglades Drain Assessment and Collection of Munlc;pal State of Florida as adopted at the Gen- who shall be appointed by a concurrent
nile nistrlit Taxes by County Tax Officials, In Orange .r.1 Election In November, of 1844 soas resolution of the Senate and House of
4. To otherwise interfere with the operation or control of the Tencrlptlon County Florida and Providing for Referendum to make It read Section 13 of Article Representatives, and shall conilstent .4
Lots 1. 7. 11 & 12. Blk Ill Cltv Elections for Acceptance or Re VIII of the Constitution of the State of with other o n.blih'ri Conttltutlon - :. :
Everglades Dralnfcgo District canals or control structures of Okeerhnhee jection of any Law or Laws Enacted by Florida :nd to exclude the City of Plant prescribe his powers and duties,

Tots 1 & 0. Blk 191. City of Okeerhohe the Legislature of the State of Flondias City from said Amendment; Be and theme provide for his qualifications and term
Provided In said Proposed Amend I Im Is hereby agreed to and shall be of office. the length of which shall be
WITHOUT first obtaining' a permit from the Board of rots ; & ' I submitted to the Electors of the State wholly within the discretion of the Leg
13 nik. 1. Okeechobee BE IT RESOLVED BY THE LEO ISLA.
of Florida for Ratification or Rejection nature and shall not ba limited by Section
,, I --on, i of Fxorpflndcs: Drainage District complying with Ilelirhtsjr TURE OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA at the General Election to be held on T, Article XVI of the Constitution.
,"t :i. 5 .t n I, nik. ist! nt% of That the following amendment to the the first T uesdayafle c the first Monday -

'lal i "J i, ,ti iction Ri(relations.H Okeechohw Constitution of Florida, to be known as In November, 1946, .- e
Tots 1 tn 10 Inc. nik 4. Okeccho Article XX, Sections I and t. thereof SECTION 19 1. From and after January COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE
"i10 Heights' relating to the consolidation( abolishing 1, 1948 the County Tax Assessor of HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 73

,"II"'o'u, i I' oi' Ei i glade. Drainage district, I r."ta, 1 to in Inn. Bit 1. Okceihn I and creating of certain County offices Hillsborough County shall assess ell A JOINT RESOLUTION Proposing tie) 0 ...
>hpp Ililphts and for ...es.ment and coliecUon of mu- property for all State County School Amendment of Section 30, of Article III
", Its 1 to 12 Ino rlclpal taxes by County tax officers In and Municipal Taxes to be levied inHitlnbOvouglt of the Constitution of the State of Flor-
I IIlI) "a. \\ ,1 I'nlin Bend. Floridd nik B, Okeechobie and the
Orange County Florida providingfor County by State Ida. Relating to Appropriations,
n..hrbts.L"ls .
referendum elections for acceptanceor County, County School Board School
1 to 0 & 11 to 14 Inc.. Iilk rejection of any law or laws enacted Districts. Special Tax School Districts and
.t""'" 7. Okeechol, ITiMebts. by the Legislature of Florida as provide Municipalities I except In the City of Plant OF the THE STATE OF FLORIDAIThat
following amendment of Sec
< I nts 1 to 4 Inc, Blk 8 be submitted I to the : be
_, Okcecho therein, qunllfl City. Florida, which City shall enemptfron tion 30. Article III of the Constitution of
hoc Hilghts electors of the State of Florida for adoption the provisions of this Section. the State of Florida relating to -!.
I."ts 3 tn 12 Ille.Ilk, 0. Oke,'oho or rejection at the next general 9. The Legislature shall at the Legislative It hereby agreed to and appropatlons shall he
I I'r Height. election to be held In the year 1948, SessIon In 1947 and from time to submitted to the electors of the Stateof

t."rs 1 & 5. Ilk: 79 City of Okeeh to-witi time thereafter, enact laws specifying the. Florida for ratification or rejection at
,' ...1.01lut'virrs- >i powers functions. duties and compensation the next General I Election to be held In
ARTICLE XX of the Tax Assessor designated
or TUP IVTFII SECTION I. The Leglslalu" I. .uthor. November A. D. 1946, that Is to say Chit
In Paragraph 1 of Section ,19. and
.' said Section 30, Article) III of the Con.
lied and empowered to provide by law .hall likewiae provide by law for the
fir Tim si'.\rr or ri or laws enacted by It at Its regular session extension on the Assessment Roll of the
intended and amended
I fl.tIOO.titD s held in A. D 1947, or at any County Tax Asseosor of all taxes levied followst ; as shall read as

Staney'sRADIO I op roMMWinNFiisor : regular session thereafter for the consolidation by the State. County County School SECTION 30 Laws the .
I f''I IHH.A\lEg DRAIN.Arjr : abolishing or creating of any Board School Districts, Special: TeaSchooL for the salaries making of I ip.proprlttloni
msiinrin County Offices In Orange County Florida 1 Districts I and Municipalities lo- official .nd. employees and all public
MAttEL I'. RALIERSON, Agent Provided there la excepted from eated In the County of hO<ahoroiigh.Stale of the State shall contain otierexpenses
for Trustees of the Internal the effects of this Article judges of all of Florida with the exception> of :ons on no other subject nor shall provis ;
I linpro.ement Fund nnd courts: and to provide for the assessment the City of Plant City which Is hereby appropriation be an Incident of any other
for Binni lit mmlssloners' and collection of municipal taxes and exempt from the provisions of this bill, all atata appropriations except
of i\ericlades Drainage lOis.l"lniu assessments. or either of them by Countytax I Amendment. roprlatlons for the county schools, counties ap..
AND APPLIANCE I 11'11'1. Okl'pchohe" lountxNorif.t officers In said County. Any law ao SECTION 13 1. From and after January cities or other political subdivisionsof
the consolidation
enacted respecting or 1, 1948 the County Tax Collector In the State, appropriations for permanent .
creation of any County offices shall prescribe . the County of Hllliborough, State of Improvements and buildings for
the powers, duties and compensation Florida shall collect all taxes levied in state Institutions as provided for by laws
SERVICEALL ; rn ('ONTHU'TOHHnttKF of the officers designated thereinto the County by the State, County, CountySchool enacted at the 1943 legislature or prior
: OF l' ..10: sr\r: exercise and discharge the duties 01 Board. School Districta" Speial'l'a cglslatures and for pensions retirement
itt hi) Tn.!' \ IIT\Jt\'T: the offices so consolidated or created: and School Diatricts and Munidipaidiesof funds and trust funds, shall be Included ,

'5 liilliihuHHn,' I.'InililnTlllv any law and so collection enacted respecting of municipal the assessment taxes- \llliborough County Florida, except In one general appropriation bill or any ,
the of Plant City It being amendment or supplement
10 11140MUNTI'MMF either of them In City exempt thereto and
and assessments, or by
: ; PHOf.RXM from the provisions of this Amendment. shall be for no longer than two years.
tax officers shall provide for the
WORK GUARANTEED 90 DAYS !>",nliil( I tlds l l will bo ri-oiheil I at this1 county assessing. collecting. accounting for and 9. The Legislature shall at the Legislative All appropriations made prior to the
Session of 1947 and from lime to Idopllon of this eeelion which are rote..
,1'11"1'I from ( , ( of said taxes and/or
Mallflu ''"(tractors un disbursing assessments -
to the
time thereafter enact awa specifying the tracy provisions of this section
I ill 10 10 .V. M. (11-I!. S. r.) on the 22ud ; to the appropriate municipal powers, functions, duties and compensation shall expire as of July 1, 1947.
iltn if Aucrnnt. 1040 for the pi'rf"tin authorities and for compensation for of County Tax Collector designated
I ,"(un. ... of I Un I (' Piillonlng work : such county taxing officers for services In Paragraph 1 of Section 13, and shall I S
rendered Incident thereto That if
New Radios Available Now lull-- ITol.il .,,.h NII. !DHH-III4' It, ii,.t I I IN such law respecting the consolidation any Ilk,wise provide (or the collection care, HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO 877
". 211. rikiirl''ie tonntbftwien or creation of any county offices is accepted custody, reporting and disbursement of A JOINT RESOLUTION Proposing an .
t KN.:Innmi( KUir nnil, I Road No 1')4 i iW and ratified at the referendum all taxes collected by the County Tax Amendment to Article V of the Con, ,tl- ,,-
: 11, In i, in, Hint nf reworking nml, I I election herein provided such law shall Collector. taIlors 01 Florida by Adding Thereto an
Electric and Battery wl'linliilt' n KM.tli'lIt'f an ,. : become effective with respect to the offices Additional Section Relating to the Elec- '
U,.i.1 k I 10": 1I1..0I).Uhiit,, n I affected thereby on the first Tuesday ion of the Judge of the Court of Record
"I.llnlLIIII'I the first In HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 217 In and for Escambla County and the
!Mirfnn' 'I'r"IIIIII"I "it, mill, I II after Monday Januaryof
any year Immediately succeeding the.eneral A JOINT RESOLUTION Proposing' an County Solicitor of said County.BE .
I II.IIIH : ujiiMti' ,in''Unit: n ."', i .
IN election had Amendment to Article VIII of the Constitution .
I 1e..I'I! Ilnitilth, Illtmnlnoufi, subsequent to said IT RESOLVED BY THE LEGISLATURE
n referendum election at which electors for of the State of Florida Relativeto OFTHB STATE OF FLORIDA
NATHAN ZELMENOVITZ BLDG. fate Trintniint anil! h..IllIt I, In! It,sur'l,, President of the United States are voted Assessment of Property for Taxes and SECTION 1. That Article V of the
'i'iu'I luiirlh "r tie sirtlnn Is npprnxl for, and It any such law respecting the the Collection of Taxes. by Adding Constitution of the State of Florida be
tie",thy 1M': titus mill, 07S1 inlln. ,u> I I assessment and collection of municipal Thereto Additional Sections to Provide amended by adding thereto an additional
sppitUolvlob taxea and assessments, or either of them that In the County of Bay State of section to be known as Section 48 of
Nil 'l"t-101. Ilonil No 20 Okee by county: tax officers Is accepted and Florida, the County Tax Assessor shall said Article, relating to the election of
limbec (Ponnlv, I lii.Inpcn timid No; 8 Inikppfholipe ratified at the referendum election as Assess the Property of the County for the the Judge of the Court of Record In and .
( and a point approximate provided herein the same shall become of e'lYI'i'a! State, County, School for Escambla County and the County
I .rN mlll'l South Wnrk to ooimlut lIt I effective on the first day of January J"ou: Levied by the Solicitor of said County and the same la

rcnorklng nnd wlilinlng' tin oxUtlng, next succeeding such referendum elec State County County School Board., hereby .g..d to. sod .h.U b. .ubmlltedto
tins School Districts Special Tax School Districts
the electors of the State of Florid
Imp Knik I'.nio. npphlng n Dltiimlin SECTION 2. Before any law described and Municipalities of the County for ratification or rejection at the General .
See Us For I ,us "nrfnri' Tr.lltll"t.I nnd iiiildtnl, In the preceding section of this Article BE IT RESOLVED BY THE LEGISLA. Election to be held on the first
nl Hi ms. A rertiriPil rhp'k In, tin I shall be of any force and effect It shall TORE OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA Tuesday after the first Monday la November -
I MIII( '.nut nf flnflODii) will be ri'iiilnil, b. accepted sod ratified by a moiorilyvote Amendment to Article 1946 as follows:
I Pnr laih pr.ipiiKiil'. n ceitlfliil i'heel I IIn of the qualified I electors of Orange That VIII the following of the Constitution of the SECTION 48. The Judge, of the Courtof

the amount tnti-il above. malpIII, )' I County, Florida, at a referendum electionto State of Florida relative to the Assessment Record In and for Escamb County
Tho>e Plumbing Supplies You've Been WaitingFor nbli In tin f'hnlrnian of the Stiite1C I be called and held tor the purpose and Collection of all taxes In the and the County Solicitor of aid County
of determining whether such law shall hall hereafter be elected by the
"ad f1pl' rtlll,' t. with the ni.ossiin bounty of Bay State of Florida by add. qualified
States Dnennipntarv Stamps attached I be accepted and ratified or rejected by log thereto additional sections to be electors of said county as other Iu'e and

I.t, urn'mpnin' ouch lid All rertl.fl the qualified referendum electors election of said CountSuch known as Section 14 and Section 19, be county officials are elected The first
shall be held election' of the Judge of the Court of
.. and Is agreed to and
the hereby
d chu-ks Klinll be cirtlflol within I same
within days liter the ,
ninety effective In for Escambla and
Record and County
New of Toilets I II: in\ a nf the dnte for receding hiIs.t'ohi'r'u law. Tb. shall be submitted to the Electors of \
Shipment Showers Metal date of any such Board of of Solicitor of county
the State of Florida for ratification .
O.rej.ctlon Ihte ::? r"1.c '
chocks will not bo shall
PI'Cpl't..ltl'I'h. County CommIssioners provide for beheld s at the 0 na n In
.. lurks of HIP two III west Milder! 1 the holding of such referendum election at the general election to
itchen Sinks Galvanized Fittings Valves i any on the first Tuesday after the first 948, to take office the first Toeuilvyafter
and notice thereof shall be
will i be iloposltedMl Monday In November, 1946, as follows the first Monday In January 1049
work to be ilnne In ,ni-porilnno by said Board once each week for at for a term of four years. The term ortenure
and Other Plumbing Fixtures twill' the Plans Specifications anill least four successive weeks Immediately SECTION 14. (H From and after of office of anyone heretofore
next prior to the date of such election, January 1, 1948, the County Tax Assessor or hereafter appointed to either of the
I''I'IIII, Provision of the State Itoml
l In a newspaper of general circulation In In the County of Bay State of Florida, offices herein mentioned shall not be ex-
I Department !Special altentlon! IH I'RIII'd said County. Except aa herein otherwise shall assess all property for all State, ended hereby. Any. vacancy In either .
WESTCO WATER SYSTEMSSMITH'S lo Special' Provisions wb"'l1111" I be provided, the I laws ol the Stats relating I County. School' and Municipal taxes toe of> said offices which occurs prior to said
furnished, 'llh ench propnsnl to the holding I of general elections shall > levied In the County by the State. first Tuesday after the first Monday In
I'ropllonls11I be furnlshpil tn Quail, cover the holding of any such referendum County County School Board, School January 1949 shall be filled by appolnt-
flu 1! Contractors upon application tn election. If any such law shall Districts, Special Tax School Districtsand moot by the Governor and confirmation '
tile i fflco FOR THE SI'M OF M: FOR be accepted and ratified by the majority Municipalities. by the Senate a. heretofore provided by
PLUMBING I .\rIl PROPOSVI, plans mny be purhnspd of electors participating In any such 13)) The Legislature shall at the Leglsatlve he Constitution but I nnocase for any
SHOPPhone ,' from this office for the sum .if referendum election, such law shall become Session In 1947 and from time to longer than until the first Tuesday after "
:1 and be In full force and effect but time thereafter enact laws specifying the the first Monday In January, 1949 and '' .
fur each No 11'11hI'
sot proposal" If at any such election a majority of the powers functions duties and compensa. he term or tenure of office of anyone
'luniicd miens' requests for them are electors participating therein shall vote County Tax Assessor, designated appoInted to either of said offices for
60 received by this office nt liast 24 :f'e'h the acceptance and ratification in Onprf.g pIt 1 oi this Section 14. and the term beglnnln In 19H shall enlreon
hours prior to the time for opening law It shall be null and void shall likewise provide by law for the said first Tuenday alter the first
and of no force and effect. The canvesting extension on the assessment roll of the Monday In January, 1949. '

PLUMBING SUPPLIES ROOFING WORK bi1A'l' Mils must, show tntnls for ench board of said County shall cer. County Tax Assessor of all tunes levied SECTION 2. Any provision of the
Dim and total amount of bid Inserted tlfy the result of any such referendum by the Stats C County SchoolBoard Con.tltutlon In conflict herewith II her. ., -
& SUPPLIES on the cover of the proposal election to the Secretary of State within School\ I Special TaxSchoo' by rspealsd
tea days after theltoiding thereof. Districts and municipalities.
right Is reserved to reject any
or nil MilsSPTR SECTION 19. ((1) From and after IN TESTIMONY WHEREOF I have
ROAD DEPARTMENT OF I January 1, 1948 the County Tax Collec. hereunto set my band and affixed the
For Estimate
See Us an FlORIDA HOUM JOINT RESOLUTION NO, M Soc; In the County of Bay, State of Fiords great Seal of the State of Florida at I
A JOINT RESOLUTION Proposing an shall collect all taxes. levied In the Tallahassee the Capital this the 1st day
r F. F Bnvless. Chairman I Amendment Article VIII et the Constitution County by the State, County County of August, A. D. 1B43
Herndon P. Coloney, State Highway of the State of Florida Relativeto School Board. School Districts Special SEAL) R A. GRAY, ,
Engineer assessment ol Property lot Taxes and Tax School Dlstrleta and Municipalities. ecretary of iute.




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I NOTICE FOR OF TAX APPLICATION' DEFD --certlflcnt or certificates will be sold I The Okeechobee Newt received .a NOTICE TO MEMBERS OF Mri. Bryant Bowden left
to the highest bidder at the court Munich fell to S'' 'enth Army
Notice f In hereby given that J T. hnuae door on the first Monday In the card the flat of the week from Mr' FINE
I I 4 certificate Hancock the hit holder of the following month of September, 1948, which It I and Mri, Barney Blum who hay,< ARTS CLUB I day for Waldo where she is satur// troops on April 80, 1945, apd on
filed the Sod
mid certificates day of September 1040
(ing this week with her
I, for a tax deed to be Inucd thereon Dated thin Slut day of .TIlIY10 6. been spending some time with their May 4, elements of the Seventh
The certificate numbers and Mabel P. Riniorson/ The regular meeting of the Fine
years of I Grove K in I and daughter Mr, and Mrs B, A. Joined units of the
Issuance, the description of the prop (Sent) Clerk of Circuit Court of daughter at Pine ) Arts Club will be held at the home Fifth Army at
erty, and the name In winch It WBI Okeechohee County, Florida which they laid they expected to I Beville. Brenner Pus
ameRaod are I of Mri.
at follows Boettger at four o'clock,
Certftcate No 81, Year of Itiuance leave the first of the week for Baltimore
1043 Mr. and Mr.. Kenneth Cowart who Thursday, August 15.
Md where will
Description pf they ipen
N 103 ft, of iNW'J property of :NEB< of NEIA have been the guests of Mr, and Mri.) some time before returning to thel
and N 101: ff of E I The :Mr, and Mrs. Charles L Hauler-
2"0 0 ft. of N% of P. P, Evans Seventh Army now occuplng
left Wednesday after home here.
NWVi of
NEVi bring part of lot 41. the Third Area son were visitors spending last Friday GILBERT
Hoi tin In Sw 10 Twp 3S. Rio, 35/ I noon for Miami where they are Army Including the
T'Naiiin nnn In nhlrh\ l.ue,1 Fvn C, Me Mr. and Mri. 0. L Raulerson end, states of Alabau a, Florida Georgia, night and Saturday In Okeo- THEATRE

All of xnld property being In DIP I spending a few days They will return {laughter left Sunday morning fo Mississippi, North Carolina, South chobee visiting friend. and relatives .
County: of Okeorhnbpe, State of here Saturday and upend the'' Carolina, and Tennessee, was reactivated ;:ss! :':_*=:::E5:':.==g:x ga;:
Alauchua County where they art At present they are making
m !Such' certlflmte or'I week end beforo returning to their this week visiting friends on June 11, 1914, under the
rotes chnll lie redefined spending their home In Sanford but
expect to Sunday and
I command of Lieut. General Monday
Inn, the ,prnpprtv doficrlhod In iiuch home at Havannah, FIn. and relatives.Okeechobee Oscar I
W, Grlswold, with headquarters In move to Atlanta, Georgia in the
,. Atlanta, near future .r August 11-12 1946
__ i- Barry Fitzgerald
C 7A
I Walter Huxton

County NONE"

\ In romnllfinrp with Clinplor 12001: riorliln, !Statute"' 1041. the following ninto \ CARTOON MUSICAL _
of expeiium vrri mode IIN the( Hoard fit Cnnntr Cnmmlniiloners of Ohm.ebobee .
County Florida for the flural roar; beginning October let, l&lfl and elld.
nr Kpi>remlifr loth. 1147 NE\\S REEL
The I Ilnaril will moot to adopt, HIP nmlgnt on Sntiirdny' August 51th.191(1'F ( :

Needs It's Hospital Tnl \TF.II F.\I'F.S"I f.FF1T, FINO

__ 211 xnlnrlis Honr.1 of ("
foiinM Ommlsslonprs .
14 InflflO'
.'12 Snlnrv. ('Ii'rk for Ilonnl of County Commissioners 2,11)0,00 Friday and Saturday
.'.I InxinoHiinrs ('ninmliislnns .
3 noo oo
r .:::Sins ('"Hi.i.tor'I rounnlKHlons) 3.ono.no AuRuxt 16-17, 1916
'in) !Colony' SnpinlHor of lliirlstrnllon 4SOOOnonoo
Before our hospital can be constructed and put into :.1U! lIlntAttorllp!' fur Countr) rmmlrlnnere "BEDSIDE M \\XEns"
'in. I'or I>li"'m of !Sheriff for nttemllnir tonnnlsaloners( no on.
.':.1 Fra. riirk
ilnult Court Vilmliilntrntlve Purposes 1J1007"iO: with
operation much hard work and concentrated efforton .Mil 2'12! Uiiliitrnnme""llIr) )' ,Tnnltor.MM of ('our) ) UOIIHP unit Ileinlrn, Light' etc ; .00 f Ruth
;: I liiHiiniiui Prfiiiliini 1.:110.01):
the part of all of us are needed. Jill; Isxpruo'| : Khitliini::: ( : nod lieglHtrntlons 47:1.INI ICa1.00: John Carroll
202 ln'iilihi'itb( ( 2)1.4011: ,
::I\ilvertlHlnir Inllnnuuut. Farce
1"I.nn" and
201 Cxpenns" 'J'"" li.llnqiii.iit( ] lands reverting to Comity! "''N'nn' )
:gnu ,\ilinliilHlrntlMSiipplltH unil fxppntirs: J,Mill,IK) 'nVDMEOF THE BORDER"
This is no time to relax our efforts to get this much :1111 Mil 111. r)' ,TiilnllliIndite ISIIIMI
:I IIU Siil.iM '
\ Sit Snliirx::: : I'mintv l-rimocntlnic: : JiiilfK:: Attorney 1'niHi, i no' CARTOON NEWSREEL

needed facility for the use of all of the people of our :141. Miilntiiiiiiiii- (uiinty Jail IIIIIIIIO'.J121IX)' }
:HI ImiiiiHtH (i.niiiirn' Jurors. NMtuecml, eta 100.mi7Jonii

County. S7 411: Miiliiliiiiiniv SnliirJailor, : : of I'ilunly OVUM.terlos 1.(HID' :IK))I

I AII.I AiO; :In.nnln; ernldr.ire:,' Imiuhlis! I : 80UOUOBIHIO DO:00 Coming

1>s1: rulillilt\
IN" .import Miilntinniipe. If.oo'
Let's have our hospital in spite of any obstacles that Mill/ It,'. r\'l' for untlllKtllllell 5x1.00'
1'" r 1 I.
might be placed in the \vay.Okeechobee $36,306.00pOTIVTED "COL. EFFINGIIAM'S RAID" .
: : E:l'I0sFs: :! t'l tsf' : ) f'OIU'ITI'IIE FOND I

:121: (nut IIIIN ('Krk Circuit Court "PRIDE OF THE MARINES"
R 322 (:4iHi 1IIIU I'!li rk County fort I'lOIKI
;; : 6500(1
32:1'uel Ullln tuiinlv f Judge:: 3UOIN 1 "DOLL FVCE""SCARLET
::11: (VIHI Hills Shilltfninillnn ,
\ ::1:1: Iws I'roitfiutliiK Attorney SbOOOII I STREET"
:12'1 Willi.** free
County Bank 32lfl I''inir "$ll'u"grn 1"lI'r" 8000 ...
::1'.l2 j (litter Court Cunts
:N)2:) I'eedlug: ; Dud, tare of 1'rlsnneri 1,000,001:::;I ------ - --
'"HI i H.r\ f.r cuiitliiKi-iulis OO.lJOT"U :
Phone 15 Okeechobee, Fla. -" CHILLS & FEVER
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7 I Ioooooo

S. H. McDougald, Vice President R. G Dynes, Cashier fOITI\I.\TU'! t\I'tS"'EM: RUID AND BRIDGE FIND DUE TO MALARIARELIEYED666

4i 411 trw labor
I 412 IIIlnlt'lIlIlu'e of f'lulllmelit: | | S'KIOl
I 423 1"iifl I and nhrliutlou I
Il I 42 4 .inernl SIII'I'II"1| ( unil lnrideulule! 300(10
l 412:; I HiiilKe'nlurtsMl MntirliiUII 200000 -

: l.oilil, ,. :50000
. j, IIi. 300,00
il\)m) Hmrvu for ('Olltllllrl'udl'l. ,
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i.12'I'ruuspnrh)4bn1' 411 Hub Memlurs IgooooI.
w film Iti'si'm> for (niitliitfontlts OOVO

r 11 I.
n: > rni \i. n> I'\I'EN: "i.s coir: no 1I8Ir'II'II'1I or" -
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j i.: I nli, 'n'ill mi I liiinliil,, ludebledue.e "
I i':1; <'oliiinlmiloiiii. unil' Ilxpi-usin, II .211._"
1)41.' H'
77. 1'11)lIIellt$ nf Roods'
I 171)411)' ''
771) l.ijliiinl in Sliiklnir .'111,1 1'MI'MI1"HL ; '

ll lae,1.i

111) Mill 01- ( )IM\' 0$11 t11"Is. SH:ItH

'. REGISTRATION BOOKS for. Okeechobee 4hI'.EtnoulIeos111\1".1111".1: I: I', lUuler-on. 1IOKIIM, 0erk7I7I'td.cL (

County will be open in the office of )


the Supervisor of Registration in the Court -r ACADEMY


One of America's outstanding military

f schools. The only resident rnilitary .
school in Florida with ROTC

unit. Fully accredited Highest stand.
MONDAY AUGUST 5 1946 t I a ard of training. Separate Junior Dept.

1 'a All branches of athletics. Aviation

., training available. Limited enroll.

until I 4 % menr. All inclusive rate $1,075.

1 \ Add,... Col Walter B, Mendels, Pres., Florida
Military Academy, Box 9, St. Petersburg, Fla

I SATURDAY 12 1946 -
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r Books open on Mondays, Thursdays and Fri- EVERGLADES Located HOTEL In BUILDING s

days from% 9 A. M. until 12 noon and from NOW OPEN 1 f/,


2 p. M. until 5 p. m. Specializing and SteaksOpen in Sea Foods

6:00 A. :M. till 11 ::00 P. (I. Phone No. 8


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(Signed) 4



Supervisor of Registration SERVICED BOUGHT & SOLD '

Okeechobee County Florida Repairs To All Makes j-. !


The Craft Shop .

P'ona 695 t'ORIUA i 'P WER' & tl&81 co.
- - Ft. Pierce

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WEDDING ANNIVERSARY City In 1889 Mr Carter developed In' Cuba directing citrus growers I B. K. Padgett and son Rennls left:!I I Dalton Brett who was accidentally Dr LW Martin of Scoring was a

hit citrus business and furnished In January 1907, Mr and Mrs Monday morning for Ocala for a shot last week returned to his visitor spending Wednesday morning
(Continued from Page 1) trees for many grovel in Pasco Carter moved from the country into short vacation. Mr. Padgett will remain -I home here Tuesday from the Fort here attending to bulness and lee- I
ranted only% salary of one dollar a County and throughout the state, Dade City where they continued to I there about three weeks while(I i Pierce Hospital. 'nil,\ friends. .
month to the postmaster. later becoming associated'with a make their home. Lifelong and l faithful Rennls will\ return here this. week.'
Mr, Carter, who had been en large nursery in Winter Haven and attendants of the Methodist I I ttidaL'KR1t07CiIii'nlLgrigdCii'I(3t'ft:: '' ?;(..a 1{ T;rJfJCIt.iIx: jt1I.1J: : =!WI:H.
gaged In farming, gave increased attention \ as agent for them selling thousands Church, Mr. Carter has been super. Mr. and Mrs J. W. Norris left "
to his citrus nursery after of trees In the state and in Mexico I intendent of the Methodist Sunday Tuesday night for Dothan, Alabama,: IN BUYING PROPERTY .
his father moved his store into Dade and Cuba. He spent 1007. and 1908 School for 65 years. In addition to where they were callod\on account, '

-- ---- I church activities he has also been! of the serious illness of his, : 1':
.. .. .. .. '""' .".".Ir1I ir'K7LfiTiiCTili'R1iiI1tF'K7I'd7JrK0IIG0ClfBUSINESS I active In civic mattere'lInc1 hAs brother, Cuwthon Norris, who is tI ,
ill with pneumonia.
as mayor and as city commlslsloner "
& P PROFESSIONAL j For 20 years he was county;! AN ABSTRACT PREPARED BY {
chalrnan of the Red Cross nod for NOTICE
= I the past 11 years has been representative -| Notice is hereby given that the ci Okeechobee Abstract Company i iJ.
===DIRECTOR] ==== of Pasco County for District , City Council of the City of Okeechobee -

1/1 ,prlf.'Jf'Jl'r1 : ""lu i'R'ii'R7t7iK: ; 1 710t'fL7LRA033L30PlLRR21'13'R't4ta8ltt: JCt1A Four of the State Welfare I Florida, will meet in the Council L. BARBER, Manager 3 3uiiDtit1OIk1totliItO0.l6ftiiIC0uhnu 3c:j
Board and District VIce-chnlrman I, Chamber at the City Hall at 7'30: :
lIe has a 100 per cent health record'and P M. August 28, 1918, for the purpose : \ ) :: looe.\ .: Ie Ie :: !M'XXXiUULtt
FOR a very unusual record of never of revel wing and equalizingthe
I II I ,
ELECTRICAL U S Tires I having required the services of a City Tax Assessment Roll for ,
WORK I doctor. He continues active in various the year of 1918, as prepared by the
Purol Products business Interests City Tax Assessor.
Ford Parts- I Mrs Carter, who wlU) celebrateher ANY and ALL PERSONS havingany No Down Payment
Service 78th birthday October 28, continues objections to the valuation'
P. P. EVANS SEE I her faithful attendance at: placed on their property by the City, .
I church In which she has been an Tax Assessor, as shown by the Assessment
OKEECHOBEEHOU.E if within 60
\ required paid days
active worker throughout the years, Roll, are hereby notifiedto
I MOTOR CO especially in Sunday School In file their objections with the City
WIRING Sales Service which she was superintendent of the Clerk or to appear in person before from date of purchase.
I POBOX 478 PRONE UI Primary Department for 31 years the City Council at said meeting on
The congratulations of a host of the aforesaid date.
friends have been received by Mr HUGH CHANDLER Sealy Good House Keeper Inner Spring
I I and Mrs Carter for their 60th anniversary President City Council Mattress $35.00
East Side Grocery I WISTERIA: Okeechobee, Florida
Vernon & Bertha Stair.DRUG I SUNDRIES A'TTESTI Sealy Tufles Box Spring $35.00

Propa. I Mrs. Cecil Mobley was a visitor Lorena Pearce
II Tufles Mattress
NEWS Sealy $40.75
Complete Line Of I CANDIES spending Tuesday In Fort Lauder I City ClerkOkeechobee .
: STATIONERY dale. Florida American Way Inner Spring
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FOUNTAIN SERVICE Mattress $29.95

MEATS FISH I SUNDRIES : INSUREDEvery 1 1II Odd Poster Beds Maple or Walnut $19.95A

PRODUCE Next Door to Postofflce I"
Article Placed With Us Is Insured Complete Line of Repair Parts
10 P. M. II
Open 8 A. 1\1. to Phone 138
I And In Case of Fire or Loss Otherwise For Florence Nesco & Quick

The Customer is Completely Meal Stoves

o. I I Covered by Our 'For 3 days only Saturday Monday

Insurance PolicyAll & Tuesday August 10-12-13 Chenile Bed

OKEECHOBEE DR. C. R. BIBB II II Work Odorless and Guaranteed to be Spreads Reduced to $12.95

Only Bar In Town

I i Etta Duffey, Office Manager
.. i Phone 156 Residence Phone 107
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Burney _: Kelz
Service S ta. s---- -
Paul D. Robbins Owner Formerly


Complete nome Outfitter I
OKEECHOBEE, FLA. Phone 115 J. E. Cone, ]Mgr,



i The Fredrick Studio
(Upstairs Over Raulerson't
Dept. Store)
Barbeques, Pork and Beef

Fresh Daily Portrait, Commercial


COLD DRINKS Ariel Photography .

.. Parrott Ave. Phone 143 ., DALLAS CLAY, Owner .1 AG THE e@A VU btJ

I 1, 1946, marks the completion of Seaboard reorganization -

and the beginning of operations by the

HARDEN'S East SidePackage .. ,k? SrAI, S-Aboard Air Line Railroad Company.

Tinker Shop Store y F9. ; riga Seaboard has long rendered to the public the best

o transportation that modern methods could devise. A

General Repairing = stronger Seaboard now emerges, bringing opportunity
Liquors Wines Cordials
We Try Hard to Please You- { i a for greater service to our patrons than ever before.It .

EAST OKEECIIOBEEGive is our purpose to provide an efficient, courteous
Us a Trial
C STATE ROAD NO. 8 transportation service designed to meet every requirement -

I I a of the shipping and traveling public. In

1i 1-- addition, we shall carry on wholeheartedly our efforts I
--" ?a:a31Y BE 7E1tffi', i ...
, toward the economic development of the territorywe

& MACHINE SER. I Gulf'Stalion' are privileged to serve.

DODGE & PLYMOUTH To you, our patrons, we express appreciation for -
I That Good Gulf Ga.
Sales & Service the friendly relationship which exists between us.
24-hou Wrecker I
Service I You may look confidently to Seaboard for a con-
Day Ph. 92 Night Ph. 92 or 133
Dunlup Tires & Tubes I Alto's I Cottages tinuation of the leadership that has brought transpor-

Gen. Electric Appliances In The Heart Of Town t tation progress to the South for more than a century.
Stoves, Refrigerators, Water
Weekly or Dally RatesAH

"We Service Heaters Them All" Cabins Are ModernABSTRACTS rH ;: / R. (g'ytktt I

_M 8iYrBRiltt 7aiii 'AXittt 0 PRESIDENT/

North ParkPackage F VA. 1
StoreLiquors MC, 1
I Wines Cordials OF ALA
\ 'ti etrc _.J
Next: Door To All Night I t PLA .
Station I TlflE I I I 4:J'.J wa -. \. 5 :: : .

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