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Title: The Weekly Tallahasseean
Uniform Title: Weekly Tallahasseean
Alternate Title: Weekly Tallahasseean and land of flowers
Physical Description: Newspaper
Language: English
Publisher: John G. Collins
Place of Publication: Tallahassee Fla
Publication Date: February 7, 1902
Frequency: weekly
Subject: Newspapers -- Tallahassee (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Leon County (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Genre: newspaper   ( marcgt )
Spatial Coverage: United States -- Florida -- Leon -- Tallahassee
Coordinates: 30.451667 x -84.268533 ( Place of Publication )
Dates or Sequential Designation: -v. 23, no. 47 (Jan. 13, 1905).
General Note: Publisher: John C. Trice, <1900>-1905.
General Note: Description based on: Vol. 11, no. 14 (June 13, 1891).
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Bibliographic ID: UF00080951
Volume ID: VID00083
Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: University of Florida
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Resource Identifier: oclc - 33927384
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MTRABLaS ro3 1$881.
JOHN C. TRICE. Publisher and Proprietor.




Trains Will Soon be Running

to Bainbridge


Bridge Across Oclockonee


Nearly Finished.

Work on the Georgia, Florida and
Alabama railroad (the Georgia Pine)
is progressing in a very satisfactory
manner. From the Tallahassee end
the road has been constructed to the
Oclocknee river, while a bridge has
been almost completed across that
stream. From Bainbridge this way,
tWe work has been equally rapid. The
road-bed has been graded the entire
distance, and track laid almost to the
Oclocknee river. Trains leave Tallahas-
see two or three times a day for the
bridge, where they are nearly in hail-
ing distance to the trains from Bain-
bridge. In a very short time the work
of construction will be finished, when
a familiar cry at the depot will be "all
aboard for Bainbridge."
The completion of this road will
mean much for Tallahassee. It will
give us more direct communication
with the West, Northwest and North,
and insure competing freight rates to
and from those sections. It will also
open up to cultivation one of the rich-
est agricultural sections in the South.
The people along the line, and in Tal-
lahassee as well, are very anxious to
see the road in operation. The work
has been delayed so long that many
had lost heart, but the news that their
hopes are about to be realized will be
joyfully received.

Ex parte Birmingham Trust and Sav-
ings Company-Jackson county. Peti-
tion for alternative writ of mandamus
denied without prejudice to right of
petitioner to make application to the
Circuit Court for such writ. D. L.
McKinnon for petitioner.
W. M. McDowell, plaintiff in error,
vs. R. H. Wilkins, defendant in error.
Motion to vacate supersedeas denied.
Motion for leave to file new superse-
deas bond granted. Neil M. Allred for
plaintiff in error; W. K. Zewadski for
defendant in error.
Jas. D. Southerland, plaintiff in error,
Vs. Jesse R. Sandlin, defendant in error
-De Soto county. Motion to advance
cause for hearing granted and case set
for argument February 11th. Wilson
& Wilson, Treadwell & Stringer for
plaintiff in error; H. J. Spence, J. W.
Burton and M. L. Williams for defend-
ant in error.
Alabama Coal Company, plaintiff in
error, vs. John G. Christopher, defend-
ant in error-Duval county. Judgment
affirmed per curiam without opinion.
John L. Doggett, A. W. Cockrell &
Son for plaintiff in error; H. S. Buck-
man for defendant in error.
Alabama Coal Company, plaintiff in
error, vs. R. F. Bowden, defendant in
error-Duval county. Writ of error
dismissed, opinion per curiam. John
L. Doggett for plaintiff in error; H. H.
Buckman for defendant in error.
Chas. J. Allen, plaintiff in error, vs.
E. C. Pelot, defendant in error-Hills-
borough county. Judgment affirmed
per curiam without opinion, on report
of commissioners. C. C. Whitaker aid
P. 0. Knight for plaintiff in error;
Wall & Stevens for defendant in error.
William T. Cotter, appellant, vs.
Charles Holmes, appenee-Duval coun-
ty. Appeal dismissed, opinion per
,curiam on report of commissioners.
Stephen E. fosterr for appellant; no
appearance for appellee.
Robt. Mugge, plaintiff in error, vs.
Arthur D. Whaley, defendant in error
-Hillsborough county. Judgment af-
firmed per curiam without opinion on
report of commissioners. Carter &
Graham for plaintiff in error; Gunby
& Gibbons for defendant in error.
Solon B. Turman, plaintiff in error,
vs. Arthur D. Whaley, defendant in
error-Hillsborough county. Judgment
affirmed per curiam without opinion
on report of commissioners. W. A.
Carter for plaintiff in error; Gunby &
Gibbons for defendant in error.
E. E. Ropes, plaintiff in error, vs. L.
H. Eldridge, defendant in error-Volu-
sia county. Judgment affirmed per cu-
riam without opinion. E. E. Ropes in
pro. per.; no appearance for defendant
in error.
Claude L'Engle, appellant, vs. Chas.
Holmes, appellee-Duval county. Ap-
peal dismissed, opinion per curtam.
John L. Doggett for appellant; no ap-
pearance for appellee.
Joseph Hathorne, appellant, vs. Pan-
ama Park Company, appellee-Duval

County. Decree affirmed in part; re-
versed in part, opinion by Maxwell,
commissioner, approved and adopted.
Stephen E. Foster, J. W. Archibald and-
A. H. King for appellant; A. W. PCck-
rell, Jr., for appellee.
National Pank of Jacksonville et al.,

kinson's fowl house one night this
week and carried off an old hen. The
thief turned out to be an old fox.
The people are very busy around this
neighborhood preparing to plant their
crops early this season.
There is a great deal of la. grippe in
our neighborhood this week. Mr. D.
Boatwright's entire family have all
been in bed with it

Following is the annual apportion-
ment of interest on State School Fund,
made by Wm. N. Sheats, State Super-
intendent of Public Instruction, Febru-
ary 1st, 1902. The apportionment is
made on a basis of 40 cents per pupil:

Counties. Avg
Alachua ...........
Baker ............
Bradford ..........
Brevard ..........
Calhoun ...........
Citrus ..............
Clay .. ...........
Columbia .. .......
Dade .............
De Soto ...........
Duval ..............
Escambia .........
Franklin ..........
Gadsden ...........
Hamilton .........
Hernando .........
Hillsboro .. ......
Holmes ............
Jackson ............
Jefferson ..........
LeFayette ..........
Lake ..............
Lee ..............
Leon .............
Levy ..............
Liberty ............
Madison ..........
Manatee ...........
Marion .............
Mo aroe ...........
Naseau ............
Orange ............
Oseeola ...........
Pa .co .............
Po ..............
Pu am ............
St. Johns ..........
Sa ta Rosa ........
Su ter ............
Su annee .........
Ta lor ............
Vo usia ...........
W ulla ...........
W ton ..........
W h;hington .......

total ...........

. Attend. Amount.
. 5,151 $2,000 00
. 724 229 80
1,763 705 20
. 810 324 00
. 554 221 60
. 518 207 20
865 346 00
. 2,247 398 80
. 757 302 80
. 1,561 624 40
. 5,048 2,019 20
. 3,011 1,204 40

. 3,007 1,202 30
1,334 533 60
. 56d 226 00
. 4,103 1,643 20
. 1,135 446 00
. 3,134 1,253 60
. 2,671 1,063 40
. 634 253 00
. 1,169 467 60
. 401 160 40
. 3,147 1,258 30
. 1,162 464 80
. 273 '108 80
3 283 1,313 20
844 337 80
. 4,057 1,622 80
. 4,057 412 00
1,113 447 20
. 1,789 715 60
. 634 253 60
. 897 358 80
. 2,199 879 60
. 1,619 647 60
. 1,050 420 00
1,782 712 80
. 903 361 20
. 2,102 840 80
. 491, 196 40
. 1,799 719 60
. 585 234 00
. 1,498 575 20
. 1,453 581 20

.74,801 $29,920 40

o apportionment is made to Frank-
lin county, because annual report giv-
in data upon which apportionment is
d, and due July 15th, 1901, has
ne er been filed.
A ount of Interest Fund on
- and this date............ 31,839 04
A ount apportioned herein
44 counties ............. 29,920 40

mount unapportioned.... $1,268 64

n Academy is in a very prosper-
o condition, and the present term is
o of the most successful in the his-
to of the institution. The attend-
a e is also above the average. The
f owing pupils compose the Star and
H nor Rolls for the month of January:
eItar Roll-Fenton Davis, Eva Dyer,
Be lah Ferrell, Ernest Hancock, Nellie
is, Lula Keith, Theo. Rosedale,
M Cureton, Ford Barco, Bernard
B d, Lester Wells, Sinclair Wells,
ie Carter, Mary Gorman, Julia
C ires, Edith Dyer, Lizzie Cureton,
M vin Wahnish, Dale Mabry, Blount
M rs, Bertha Clayton, Luna Bryan,
H en Carter, Jessie Farrior, Mamie
Rthear, Bessie Wells, Jean Montgom-
ery, Richard Taylor, Flossie Myers,
Louise Clark, Kathleen Demilly, Helen
Saxon, Rubie Byrd, Minnie Lavender,
Geitrude Booth, Marion Alford, Pattie
Carter, Howard Cureton; Mary Hays,
Pauline Whitaker.
Honor Roll-Jennie Bradley, Olivette
Head, Robert Temple, Wallace Quar-
terman, John Clark, Stanley Gramling,
Dopne Marcus, Pearl Dennaid, Gene-
vieve Crawford, Sallie Lewis, Eliza-
beth Lewis, Cecena Cravy, Clinton
Dawkins, Fred Dennard, Archer Fenn,
Blonda Carter, Eloise McGriff, Jethro
Bradley, Frank Eppes, Louise Butler,
Sarah Basha, Susie Pearce, Florence
Ellis, Rawls Johnston, Norman Sutton,
Russell Mickler, Lamar Taylor, Tom
Eppes, Blount VanBrunt, Alga Alli-
good, Aline Barker, Helen Butler, La-
verta Brown, Gladys Crawford, Pauline
Forbes, Sammie Wahnish, Raynor Wil-
son, Sandford Stilley, Mandel Rose-
dale, Aubrey Clayton, Dessie Booth,
David Cureton, Clyde Clayton, Mary
Davis, Francis Hopp.

Mr. Charles Child, one of our most
esteemed citizens, died last Saturday
evening, February 1st. He was born in
Eaton, England, August 24, 1831, and
came to this county when he was about
17 years of age. He and his family
lived in Chicago, IlL, between thirty
and forty years, and moved from there
to Tallahassee about four years ago.
Wherever he has lived he was known
as a noble Christian ma i, and had the
esteem of all who knew him. He will
be missed as a citizen, and. as an ac-
tive, earnest worker in the church to
wnih ha halnnrw, THe has left his


Ballots are Now Coming in at

a Lively Rate


Much Interest is Being Manifested
in the Race.,,

Our readers are beginning to wake
up in regard to the contest for the
most popular young lady. One or two
new candidates have been added th
the list, and ballots have come in at a
lively rate, some from Mississippi, and
others from Georgia and Alabama,
showing that people outside the State
are taking an interest in the contest.
Those who have an idea as to who is
the most popular young ady in the city,
and wish to vote for her, .should send
in their coupons at once. Don't wait
until the last minute, but hurry them
up. Of course there are many popular
young ladies in Tallahassee, but there
is one more popular than all the others.
Who is she? Her name may be in The
Tallahasseean's list, and it may not
This is for the people to decide, and
the way to settle the question is to
send in the coupons immediately, if
not sooner.
We still have a number of Tallahas-
seeans left, which will be sold at the
regular price, and it will be well to
bear in mind that all ballots must be
on coupons clipped from this paper.
No other kind will be printed or used,
and no partiality will be shown any
one. The contest is open to any young
lady in the city, whose friends may
desire to vote for her.
Following shows the standing of the
candidates up to going to press:
Miss Pearl McCord............... 190
Miss Octavia Lavender ........... 146
Miss Wee Wee Wilson............ 96
Miss Fannie Shutan .............. 84
Miss Florence Lewis .............35
kiss Gussie Chittenden .......... 34
Miss Nellie Costa................. 27
Miss Mamie Andrews............. 20
Miss Clifford Carroll.............. 12
Miss Blanche Bradley.............. 7
Miss Blanche Parrett ............. 4
Miss Gertrude Chittenden........ 4
Miss Shirley Long ............... 2,
Miss Lula Cates ..................
Miss Bessie Saxon................ 1
Miss Bertha B. Bradley............. J
SBetter send in your coupon an
them be counted.

(Affectionately inscribed to the mem-
ory of Chas. Child.)

He was no hero of the battlefield,
He won no victory in the bloody
Nor sought the warrior's triumph over
He walked along the peaceful paths
of life.

Not his to win the millions on earth,
In that mad race where many thou-
sands run,

Not his to reach the
But grander far the

upper round of

triumph he has

He won the victory over pain and
The plaudits of the angel throng
On him was placed the crown "Eternal
And 'round him shines the light of
God's own love.

Oh! victory grand beyond the thought
of man!
Oh! crown too bright for any human
Oh! robe of light, illumed by God's own
These are the triumphs that around
him lie.

"During the winter of 1898 1 was sot
lame in my joints, in fact all over my
body, that I could hardly hobble
around, when I bought a bottle of
Chamberlain's Pain Balm. From the
first application I began to get well,
and was cured and have worked stead-
ily all the year.-R. Wheeler, North-
wood, N. Y. For sale by Wight & Bro.
and all medicine dealers.

Mr. William Walden of Carrabelle,
visited the capital yesterday.

ments ....................... 18 88
G. H. Averitt, working road ma-
chinery ..................... 49 25
S. D. Hightower, registration of-
fice .......................... 43 75
H. T. Felkel, compiling ag. sta-
tistics ..................... 174 80
L, C. Yaeger, mdse. for county... 19 35
R. A.Whitfield, juror and witness
fees .......................... 6 00
J. D. Perkins ................... 67 50
G. W. Hale, two scrub brooms.. 2 50
R. A Whitfield, county judge
fees ................ ......... 8 98
J. A. Pearce, sheriff fees........ 38 15
J. A. Pearce, feeding prisoners.. 36 80
0. Bernard, game warden ......100 00
The pension certificate of J. R.
Crump was approved by the board.
C. W. Burney and E. R. Sills, ap-
pointed as road commissioners for Dis-
trict No. 1, having refused to qualify,
Dr. W. F. Yarborough and GF.F. Smith-
son were appointed for said district.
Upon the petition for change of road
from Dry Creek to the Georgia line, by
W. R. Blake ana others, it was ordered
that the matter be deferred until the
parties for and against said petition
are fully prepared to submit the same
to the board.
Upon motion, it was ordered that the
board employ counsel to advise it in
the above matter.
It was ordered that the parties own-
ing the lands through which will pass
the proposed road, as advertised, and
petitioned for by J. Y. Kedd and others,

loe $..---------------- p

By taking he old reliable Botanic
Blood Balm B. B. B.); cures ulcers,
scrofula, ecze pimples, itching skin,
aching bones, boils, carbuncles. If you
are all run d wn take B. B. B. It will
give life, vi r and strength to the
blood. B. B. B. makes the blood pure
and rich. $1. Trial treat-
ment free, by writing Blood Balm Co.,
Atlanta, G&s
W. Yocum,- D: D.
The author of the article following
this sketch too well known to need
any descripti or eulogy in these col-
umns. It is difficult to say if he is
more adm for his mental culture,
his skill as a cher and his ability on
the platform, r loved for nis modesty
and his con rn for the comfort and
happiness of others.
Dr. Yocum as born in Salem. Ohio,
in 1840. His father, Rev. Elmore Yo-
cum, a Meth ist clergyman, removed
to Wisconsin n 1848. He was a pupil
of J. L. Pi ard, then conducting a
private acad y at Plattsville, but who
was afterward State Superintendent of
Wisconsin, s perintendent of Chicago
schools and resident of Iowa State
College. His family removed to Apple-
ton and you Yocum became a student
in Lawrence university, from which he
graduated in 860.
After teac ng for several years in
Wisconsin, h crossed "the plains" and
located in la Walla, Washington.
Here he org ied the public school,
and as cler of the district assessed,
collected and isbursed a special school
tax for the tion of the first public
school pulldi g in the eastern part of
what was th i Washington Territory.
In 1866 he re rned to "the States" and
entered the arrett Biblical Institute
at Evanston, IL He graduated as B.
D. from this titution with the inten-
tion of ente g the ministry of the
M. E. Church
At this th time he was invited to
fill the chai of mathematics in his
Alma Mater Appleton. The position
was accepted as a temporary arrange-
ment, but h< remained there several
years. He afterwards resigned and
took charge the Ft. Wayne College,
an institution belonging to the North-
ern Indiana conferencee of the M. E.
Church. A r twelve years he left
this position, ming to Florida in 1888
as principal of the Summerlin Institute,
a new insti on at Bartow. He or-
ganized this stitution and conducted
it for four ye. In 1892 he was elected
president of he Agricultural College
at Lake City. fe afterward took charge
of the public school of Gainesville for
two years, affer which he returned to
Bartow. He as elected president of
the Agricultual College the second
time in 1897. kAfter four years of pros-
perous adminsration at this college,
he was relieve from duty as president
of the college accepting the chair of
Latin and Pllosophy, which he now
fills. He wa* president of the State
Association i 1890, and has conducted
various sumubr schools under the an-
-_--A &. 2 Mir

Jacksonville and other Florida etes
were visited, but none suited the, as
well as Tallahassee, and they c-Q e
here. r.
There was not a desirable business
house to be had-either for salc or
rent, so they purchased the old ibick
building on Monroe street occupied ac
law offices by Col. Henderson, f4oL
Williaps and Joseph A. Edmondson,
Esq. The price paid was pretty steep.
it was expensive to remove thetold
brick building, and many people frely-
remarked' "That hole in the gr$tn
would remain there for years." P it
will, but over it is already erected ?we-
of the handsomest business house$ in.
the city.
One of these is being temporArily
used by the First National Bank, tit
some repairs and improvements caN ,be
made at its home across the street,~n(t
in the other the Duval Brothers are
this week opening a full line of t Mew
goods. In their advertisement tt lay
they tell the story of what they .ro-
pose to do in their own langtVge.
Their past is a guaranty of the ft4fill-
ment of all their promises. ,
They have been a long time in get-
ting started, but to do that in the riht
way and at the right place req
time and a whole lot of .it. They 've
started right, and as that is half the
battle in business, their success .ere
may be considered assured.
Several new features in carrying or,
a business of this kind will be irro-
duced by the Duval Brothers. I,'or.
instance, they propose to buy for (ib.
get all the discounts, and sell for eth
closest cash margin. This, they aY.,
has been the secret of their sucp ss
elsewhere. Every purchaser of a p)k-
age, when he opens it, will find a (t_
from -the proprietors asking himn to
report to them personally any diss is-
faction, if any exist, so that it an
be rectified.
See their advertisement on our th

When a horse picks up a nail in is
foot what does-the driver do? Doehe
whip the limping, lagging animal -nd
force him along? Not unless he wits
to ruin the horsf. At the first sig~ofo
lameness he jumps down, examples
the foot and carefully removes the
cause pf the lameness. What is ca4ed
"weak stomach" is like the lameimSz
of the horse, only to be cured by~re-
moving the cause of the trouble. If
you stimulate the stomach with "Wgs-i
ky medicines" you keep it going, ut

lost Popular Young Lady










Springs, .returned to her home Tues-
Mr. and Mrs. Edwards have named
their son Harry Lowrie.
We are to have services at our
church the fourth Sundays instead of
the first. Brother Clemmons always
preaches a good sermon.
Mr. Joe Ashmore, of Ashmore, was
in town Monday.
Mr. Roy Whaley and wife came up
to church Sunday.
Mr. and Mrs. Dan Coleman, from the
upper turpentine camp, came down and
spent Saturday and Sunday.
Mr. W. W. Cooper, of Hilliardvine,
was here on business Saturday.
SMr. Ed Whaley, of Medart, was in
town Tuesday.
Woodville, Feb. 4.-There is not
much news this week. Business is
dull. The farmers are planting oats,
most of them, and there is not much
stirring among them. They are at
home" hard at work preparing their
fields for another crop.
Miss L. E. Maxwell, of the State Col-
lege, was at home Saturday and Sun-

500"4al News Through the Neighbor.

Peck. Fla., Feb. 4.-All of our enter-
arising farmers. are at work breaking
landoand making all necessary prepa-
rationU for another crop.
Mr. E. L. Billingsley made a business
trip to Tallahassee Tuesday.
Messrs. George T; Baum and Homer
J. Ranks visited the Capital City last
Mr. B. F. Waller spent Sunday at his
home. Monday morning he returned to
]his duties at Waccissa.
Mr. J.eH. H umphress made a busi-
ness trip to Tallahassee Saturday last.
Mr. Edmond Jones, of Black Creek,
spent Saturday afternoon in our vi-
Mr. E. L. Billingsley, "the hustler
Ed," took down a load of hens to Tal-
lahassee last Thursday. He reports
prices very good.-
Mr. John R. Crump spent one day
last week with his son, Mr. L. S.
Crump. We were somewhat mistaken
in the old gentleman's age. Instead of
his being 75 years old, he is 84. Never-
theless he can get around surprisingly.
Mr. E. E. Smith, of Chaires, spent a
lew hours at Mr. J. P. Baum's Sunday
afternoon. He was on his way to Mic-
Mrs. J. H. Hanks was sick in bed all
of last week, but we are pleased to say
she has recovered.
Mr. George Baum made a business
trip to Lloyd Saturday last.
Miss Ellen W. Apthorp spent Satur-
day and Sunday at her home in Talla-
Mr. Homer T. Hanks visited Lloyd
last Saturday.
Mr. Earle Waller returned Sunday,
after spending several days pleasantly
with his sister, Miss Stella Waller at
Carrabelle. He also spent a couple of
days with his father at Waccissa.
Mr. George and Miss Clifford Baum
attended divine services at Old Pisgah
church last Sunday.
Miss Apthorp's school has enlarged
somewhat, as Mr. H. E. Carmine is
sending his children.
Mr. John F. Joyner speaks of leaving
'us this week and making his home in
Waco, Texas.
We had a hard rain here Saturday
night. Sunday was clear and cold, and
Monday was freezing.
Mr. H. C. Billingsley and daughter.
Miss Emma, passed through here last
Monday. stopping a few hours witi
Mr. E. L. Billingsley. Miss Emma was
en route to Moultrie, Ga., where she has
a position.
Everybody was anticipating planting
their spring gardens soon, but the
severe cold coming will prevent them
a few weeks yet.
Miss Georgia C. Hanks is improving.
She was very ill last week.

"I have taken a great many different
medicines for stomach trouble and con-
stipation," says Mrs. S. Geiger, of Dun-
kerton, Iowa, "but never had as good
results from any as from Chamber-
lain's Stomach & Liver Tablets." For
sale by Wight & Bro.

Arran, Fla., Feb. 5.-Our school com-
mnenced again Tuesday, with Mr. Don-
aldson as teacher.
Capt. John C. Hodge, of Sopchoppy,
visited us Tuesday.
Mrs. M. E. Bush, who has been visit-
ing her daughter, Mrs. W. E. Edwards,
returned to her home in Dothan, Al ,
Mr. C. W. Richardson visited Craw-
fordville Monday.
Messrs. Robertsot and Sheperd have
bought out the Gulf Coast Breeze at
Crawtordville. We wish them much
Dr. F. M. Bunker made a busine:..
trip to his plantation near Lloyl this
Miss Roberta Geddie, who has teen
vistiing her sister, Mrs. C. W. Richard-
sonreturned to her home at Ochlock-
nee Thursaay.
Mrs. F. M. Bunker spent several days
in Carrabelle this week.
Miss Fannie Cox, of Crawfordville,
passed through Arran last week en
route to Tallanassee.
Miss Florida Walker, who has been
attending the business college at White

day, with her parents. Saturday being
Miss Maxwell's birthday, she was ac-
companied by Misses Ethel Baker,
Nora Fletcher, Bessie Walker and Fan-
nie Manning, of the State College.
They arrived at Woodville Saturday
morning on the train and were met by
Mr. and Mrs. R. B. Maxwell and later
they were joined by Misses Evelyn
Wooten, Ola Page. Sallie Rollins, Clara
e'age and Viola Howard, and spent the
afternoon pleasantly together at the
home of Miss Maxwell's parents. We
are always glad to Meet Miss Maxwell.
She has many friends, old and young.
The girls returned to Tallahassee on
Sunday afternoon in company with
John. L. Robinson, who remained over
in Talla.assee until Monday.
Mrs. Mattair, of Carrabelle, has
been visiting her daughter, Mrs. Keight
Howard, at Woodville. She has, how-
ever, just been called home on account
of the illness of her brother.
Mrs. T. J. Isler left last Sunday fc-
Fllaville to visit her son, who is an em-
ploye of the S. A. L. at that place.
Mr. C. H. Stutz, of a Chicago portrait
company, was in Woodville Monday de-
livering pictures.

When you lack energy, do not relish
your food, feel dull and stupid, after
eating. all you need is a dose of Cham-
b)erlain's Stomach & Liver Tablets.
They will make you feel like a new
man and give you an appetite like a
bear. For sale by Wight & Bro.
Chaires, Feb. 5.-There is consider-
able moving around in this little burg.
'!he Hancock House has again changed
hbnds. Mr. and .Mrs. Jim Fleming
have moved into it and are now ready
to serve the traveling public.
Mr. George Patterson and family
now occupy Mr. English's store and
dwelling house.
Mr. John Haire and family will move
into the cottage formerly occupied by
Mir. Fleming, and Mr. Bolyn has moved
his stock of merchandise Into the store
house recently vacated by A. R. Patter-
Mr. D. G. Chaires is preparing to
move to his new home, which was
bequeathed him. by his father, the late
G. A. Chaires. This is the old home-
stead, just three-fourths of a mile from
the village.
Mr. Roscoe Conklin Snipes was in
Chaires Sunday looking as if he at-
tended a K. P. banquet every evening.
Misses Mamie Chiles and Loula
Smith are spending a few days with
relatives in Quincy.
Mr. Robt. Ferrell, who has been at
Chaires for the past eight months, left
Monday for his father's at Woodville.
The Sabbath school in the Methodist
Church has been changed from after-
noon to morning,, to suit the conven-
ience of some who said they could not
otherwise attend.
Miss Alice Patterson accompanied
Miss Ruth Jones home Friday after-
noon, remaining until Sunday after-
Messrs. Billingsley and Jones were
circulating among their friends here
Mr. Jim Miller spent last Saturday
and Sunday with his neice, Mrs. Jim
Master Hunter Woodberry is suffer-
ing from a severe burn on his right leg,
caused by spilling a bucket of boiling
water on it.
We hear that Mr. Duncan is again
quite sick.
Miss Nellie Skipper is on a two weeks
visit to her aunt, Mrs. Seaborn Jones,
at Black Creek.
Miss Annie English spent last week
at home, as her little sister Fannie
was very ill.
Miss Lilla Smith came home last
Friday on a visit, bringing one of her
pupils, Miss Loula Russell. They re-
turned to Spring Hill Tuesday morn-
Mr. and Mrs. Ormond Chaires spent
Tuesday in Tallahassee.
Mr. Charley Jones has bought the
engine belonging to the gin of Mr.
Paterson's that was destroyed by fire,
and is moving it to Black Creek today.


ou can make your bar-
am a mt s a glove
and as tough aswire by
uming UREKA Have
*ess Oil* You can
lengtben Its life-make It
last twice as long m it
ordinarily would.1


makes a peer looking bhar6
eSS like new. Made of
M. lme"ort
pare. beavy bodied oil, em-
pecially prepared to with.
Sand the weather.
Sold evw ere
tan allaea, 1
W .-

The County Board of Public Instruc-
tion met Tuesday in the office of Su-
perinrtendent Bannerman. There were
present Chairman G. I. Davis and
Messrs. R. J. Evans and Gilbert Harts-
field, and Superintendent Bannerman
as secretary.
Minutes of -last monthly meeting
were read and approved.
Arnold Bentley was appointed su-
pervisor of Dawkins Pond school, the
former supervisor having moved away.
George T. Brown was appointed su-
pervisor of the Forshala school and
Primus Hogan supervisor of Johinn's
Branch school.
By act of tne board the school at
Lake Moore was granted an extra
Pinkie Potsdamer tendered her resig-
nation as teacher of the Belle Air
school, which was accepted.
By action of the board the school
at Oclocknee was ordered closed.
warrants ranging from 928 to 1016
were issued for payment of teachers'
salaries and other claims.
There being no other business on
hand, the board adjourned.

Mr. W. W. Baker, of Plainview, Neb.,
writes: "My wife had lung trouble for
over fifteen years. We tried a number
of doctors and spent over a thousand
dollars without any relief. She was
very low and I loft all ,hope,* hen a
friend suggested trying Foley's Honey
and Tar, which I did; and thanks be to
this great remedy it saved her life.
She is stronger and enjoys better
health than she has ever known in tea,
years. We shall never be without 1 o-
Ify's Honey and Tar and woult ask
those afflicted to try it." Wight & Bro.
A project has been started in Florida
to drain one million acres in the Eve"-
glades and put the land into sugar
plantations. The Florida East Coast
Drainage and Sugar Company has tak-
en up the work, projected years ago by
the Okeechobee Drainage and Land
Company. The new company was in-
corporated recently, with leading men
of Florida at its head, representing
large corporate interests. I ne officers
are: John S. Murray, president; Rufus
E. Rose, secretary; James E. Ingrahan,
vice-president, and G. R. Pride, treas-
urer. These comprise the directors,
with James Schumacher, president
of the First National Bank of Florida;
E. M. Ashley and J. R. Parrott.
Considerable interest Is attached to

lamonia, Feb. 5.-Mr. E. R. Murray A vegetable liquid for governmg
and family have rented out their home ailingg thbe flow of women s menses
place and moved to Thomasville, Ga. choccur about once in every lunar
Mr. Frye and Miss Dora Ward, who o ive
live near Sunny Hill, went to Cairo,
Ga., and were married by the Metho- R A HFiEiIVC
dist minister of that place, Rev. Mr. *
Blitch. Mr. Carl Brown and Miss Hen-
nie Slater, living near Susina, also F e Cjlator
went to Cairo and were joined in wed-
lock by the same minister. Is the essential quality of powerful herbs.
Dr. Robertson has had a new house active, reliable and harmless in nature,
aftmplicity and solace.
erected on his plantation for a tenant. It is a concentrated essence best adapted
Mr. Wallace Wright now clerks for for' women's delicate organism, and put in
Mr. Walter Wilon our onlar such mer- form that it is not only palatable, but
Mr. Walter Wiloo% our popular mer- .. W n%_1 cei.__--_ 1

St. Cloud sugar lands near Kissimmee
show that the enterprise can be made
a success if rightly managed. The
opening of this section by the Florida
East Coast Railroad has made the plan
more feasible. Work will begin on the
lands at once. It is surmised that Mr.
Flagler is interested in this enterprise
and Lhat he is really behind it with his
immense capital to aid in its develop-
ment.-New York Sun.
Johnson's Tonic does in a day what
slow Quinine cannot do in ten days. Its
splendid cures are in striking contrast
with the'feeble sures made by Quinine.
If you are utterly wretched, take a
thorough course of Johnson's Tonic
and drive out every trace of Malarial
poisoning. The wise insure their lives
and the wiser insure their health by
using Johnson's Chill and Fever Tonic.
It costs 50 cents if it cures; not one
cent if it does not.

Money refunded if it ever fails.


An Ingenious Treatment Dy Which
Drunkards are Being Cured Daily
in Spite of Themselves.

No Noxious Doses. No Weakening of
the Nerves. A Pleasant and Posi-
tive Cure for the Liquor Habit.

It is now generally known and
understood that Drunkenness toIs a dis-
ease and not weakness. A body filled
with poison and nerves completely
shattered by periodical or constant use
of intoxicating liquors, requires an
antidote capable of neutralizing and
eradicating this poison, and destroy-
ing the craving for intonYcants Suf-
ferers may now cure themselves at
home without publicity or loss of time
from business by this wonderful
"HOME GOLD CURE," which has
been perfected after many years of
close study and treatment of inebri-
ates. The faithful use according to
directions of this wonderful discovery
Is positively guaranteed to cure the
most obstinate case, no matter how
hard a drinker. Our records show the
marvelous transformation of thou-
sands of drunkards into sober, in-
dustrious amd upright men.
This remedy is in no sense a nostrum,
but is a specific for this disease only,
and Is so skillfully devised and pre-
pared that it is thoroughly soluble and
pleasant to the taste, so that it can be
given In a cup of tea or coffee with-
out the knowledge of the person tak-
ing it. Thousands of drunkards have
cured themselves with this priceless
remedy, and as many more have been
cured and made temperate men by
having the "CUREg auAministered by
loving friends and relatives without
their knowledge in tea or coffee, and
believe to-day that they diseontiaued
drinbar n t t *hAlm &... .fo wmr


Asthmalene Brings Instant Relief

Permanent Cure in all CasesA

ey being her sister.
The negroes are erecting a church
on the Sunny Hill road about three
miles east of this place,
Mrs. A. R. Sessions is visiting her
daughter, Mrs. Dr. Watking, at Met-
calfe, Ga.
Mr. Lucius Bowman, who lived on
the Duncanville road, about nine miles
trom Thomasville, Ga., a few days ago
started to Thomasville, driving a mule
and a short time after a negro coming
along on the road intercepted the mule,
with no one in the buggy, and going
to search for him, found Mr. Bowman
unconscious, having been thrown from
the buggy by the mule running away.
Mr. Bowman died shortly after being
found. He was buried at Ocklocknee
Baptist Church at Susina last Sunday.
A few farmers have commenced to
prepare for a new crop, but they seem
to be very backward. Farmers are tak-
ing advantage of the cold spell to
slaughter their hogs.
Mr. E. J. Dickey made twenty and
Mr. A. C. Dickey twenty-three barrels
of syrup last year.
Mr. Paul Dickey goes to Thomas-
ville, Ga., th.s week to take a course'
in Stanley's Business College. Mr.
Mitchell Dickey also goes to Thomas-
ville for the same purpose.
Worse than an alarm of fire at night
is the brassy cough of croup, which
sounds like the children's death knell
and it means death unless something
is done quickly. Foley's Honey and
Tar never fails to give instant relief
and quickly cures the worst forms of
croup. Mrs. P. L. Cordier, of Manning-
ton, Ky., writes: "My three-year-old
girl had a severe case of croup; the
doctor said she could not live. I got a
bottle of Foley's Honey and Tar, the
first dose gave quick relief and saved
her life." Refuse substitutes. Wight &



Kidney Trouble Makes You Ninrable.
Almost everybody who reads the news-
papers is sure to know of the wonderful
cures made by Dr.
Kilmer's Swamp-Root,
the great kidney, liver
T J IL and bladder remedy.
' LF [ It is the great medi-
cal triumph of the nine-
Steenth century; dis-
covered after years of
S scientificc research by
I -t ; Dr. Kilmer, the emi-
s- nent kidney and blad-
"" der specialist, and is
wonderfully successful in promptly curing
lame back, kidney, bladder, uric acid trou-
bles and Bright's Disease, which is the worst
form of kidney trouble.
' Dr. Kilmer's Swamp-Root is not rec-
ommended for everything but if you have kid-
ney, liver or bladder trouble it will be found
Just the remedy you need. It has been tested
in so many ways, in hospital work, in private
practice, among the helpless too poor to pur-
chase relief and has proved so successful in
every case that a special arrangement has
been made by which all readers of this paper
who have not already tried it, may have a
sample bottle sent free by mail, also a book
telling more about Swamp-Root and how to
find out if you have kidney or bladder trouble.
When writing mention reading this generous
offer in this paper and
send your address 'to
Dr. Kilmer & Co.,Bing-
hamton, N. Y. The
regular fifty cent and Homeof Swmp-oot,
dollar sizes are sold by all good druggists.

the project by tne fact that two of Mil-
lionaire Flagler's main agents, J. E.
Ingraham, of St. Augustine, and J. R.
Parrott, of Jacksonville, are in the
The company controls one million
acres at present. They intend draining
this land, digging canals, planting cane
and building mills to make sugar.
The surveys made under government
supervision years ago show the feasi-
bility of the plan and the well known
fertility of tne soil as shown by the
partially drained lands of the famous
of this abominable cold." exclaimed
the sufferer, when the end of a spasm
of coughing gave him a chance to talk.
The way out of the trouble is plain.
Take Allen's Lung Balsam before the
merciless grip of the cold has fastened
upon throat and lungs. After a few
doses the cougn is easier and less fre-
quent, and a complete cure is but the
question of a little time.

Sent. Absolutely Fre<



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stant relief. even in the worst <.-. I '
aUll else fa:l. V
The Rev. C. F WELLS, of V\illi
says: 'Your trial bottle of Astlintalte,. /
good condition. I cannot tell yu how
teel for the! good derive, fntifit. 1 W
chained with putrid sore thrO)t a;,,l Ansti.
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HGentlemen: Your Asthmaln. -is iaxan .
remedy lor -sthma and Il ai ',vcr. :,iiil
sitioii alleviates :ill toubles whi,-h )i
Asthma. Its success is astonisliin, ad
Alter having it carefully analyzv.-, woUM
V 18 158 that Asthmalene contains no jiumi.W,
chloroform or ether. Very truly yow, '
iKUg g rP. Ro*ev. Dr. MOlRIti W-ED LEI

AvoN SPRINGis. N. Y., Felb. l91.
Gentlemn L: I write this testimonial from a sense of duty. having tested the woid .eft
of your Astlimalene, for the cure of Asthma. My wife has been allicted with 'tl,-ilMi
for the ii years. Having exhausted my own skill, as well as many otih.s. I chanrt!l w
vour sign ur:on your windows on lAyth street, New York, I at once obtained a; iottle of 4
lene. My wife commenced taking it about the first of November. I very soon noti-tel rait
improvement. Alter ussng one bottle her Asthma has disappeared and she is entirely I
all symliton;, I feel that I can consistently recommend the medicine to all who aireai
with this di.stre-.sing disease. P
Yours respectfully, 0. D. PHELP M.1.

DR. TAFT Bi;os MEDICINE CO.: Feb. 5,.901
Gentlemen: I was troubled with Asthma for 22 years. I have trieol iiiinerous rein s
they have al l failed. I ran aitros your advertisement and started with a trial bottle I l
lie] at once. I have since puielhiLSled your full-s.z-, bottle, and I am ever grateft 1. I ha fa b
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Home address, 235 itivington street. 'S. RAPHlAEI,
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gapreme Court of Florida-June Term,
Flicholas P. Myers, otherwise called
Nick Myers, and Robinson Myers,
plaintiffs in error, vs. The biate of
Florida, defendant in error-Marion
Carter, J.:
1. After a trial juror is sworn in chief
it is too late to challenge him peremp-
2. Objections to the time or manner
of swearing trial jurors in chief must
be followed by an exception to the rul-
ing in order to be available upon writ
of error.
3. An objection to a question pro-
pounded to a witness followed by an
exception to the ruling permitting it,
will not be considered by an appellate
court where no testimony was given
in answer to moe question objected to.
4. A trial judge in his discretion may
permit leading questions to be pro-
pounded to witnesses, and in this State
the exercises of such discretion is not
reviewable by the Supreme Court upon
writ of error.
5. If the State be permitted upon
cross-examination of a defendant's wit-
ness to interrogate him respecting a
supposed prior statement supposed to
be inconsistent with his present testi-
mony and the witness denies making
the remarks attributed to him, and no
effort is made tby the. State to prove
such former prior statement, no ground
of reversal exists on account of such
cross-examination, even though de-
fepdants objections thereto ought to
have been sustained.
6. A witness cannot be cross-examin-
L ed respecting matters collateral and
immaterial and beyond the scope of
the direct examination in order to con-
tradict him by other evidence, so as to
discredit his testimony.
7. In order to admit proof under
section 1102, Revised Statutes, that a
witness made a former statement rela-
tive to the subject matter of the case,
inconsistent with his present testimony
such former statement must in fact be
inconsistent with the present testi-
mony of the witness, and must relate
to material matters pertaining to the

Foley's Kidney Cure
makes kidneys and bladder right

Foley's Honey and Tar
acres colds, prevents pneumonia.

Foley's Honey and Tar
ra childresafe ,sure. No opiates.

Is king of all CHILL TONICS.

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S*t. t tIS

Rheumatism Ca

Leading Physicians Everywhere As
No Value

Local applications of oils or lini-
ments never cured a genuine case of
Rheumatism and never will; because
Rheumatism is a blood disease and
must be eradicated by a constitutional
treatment. To Dr. A. B. Clark, the
celebrated specialist, more than to any
other living physician, is the honor due
of having discovered as the result of"
many years of study and research, an
absolute specific for the most aggra-
vated form of Rheumatism, whether
Acute, Chronic, Muscular, Sciatic or In-
flammatory, Rheumatic Gout, Neural-
gia or Lumbago. This remedy is con- ;
sidered one of the greatest advances
in medical science in recent years, and
it will be gratifying to Rheumatics to
Snow that there is now obtainable a '
remedy that cures after all else has 4
h iled. Dr. Clark's Rheumatic Remedy
Is now for the first time purchasable
through his sole agents, the Clark1

Say! I Keep
Usually sold in a first-class G
my stock is all fresh and good
stuff, but everything strictly

Drv Cnndl_ ninthi

subject, matter of the cause. ., of
S. Evidenceoffered by a defendant in -N o Portant both to the State and defend-
a criminal cause to the effect that a lPa nts that the Jury should arrive at
-erson not a witness In the case ,and some verdict The Jury s should agree
whose alleged improper conduct is not Suferers from ths horrible malady on a verdict No juror from mere pride
shown to have been known to or, ap- early always inherit it-not necessarily of opinion nastily formed or expressed
proved by any witness for the State or from the parents, but may be from some should refuse to agree, nor, on the
any one in any manner connected with remote ancestor, fkr Cancer often runs other hano, should he surrender any
the prosecution of the defendant, at- through several l generations. This deadly conscientious viewsfounded on the evi-
tempted to procure a witness produced poison may lay rZnant in the blood for dence. It is the duty of each Juror to
by defendant to give false evidence years, or until'you reach middle life, then reason with his fellows concerning the
against him by threats of criminal Se first little sore or ulcer makes its facts thanhonestsio ri t
prosecution, is properly excluded. pearance- or a swollen gland in tC the truth, and with a view of arriving
9. As a general rule the opinion of a st or some other part of the body, at a verdict. It should be the object
witness as to the guilt or innocence of gives the first warning. of all the jury to arrive the object
an accused person is not admissible in To cure Cancer thoroughly and perma' conclusion and to that end to delib-
evidence and therefore in general a liently all the poisonous virus must be together with calmness It is
witness cannot be contradicted or im- ated from the blood-every vestige rate together with calmness. It is
witesscand o nra dctedof it driven out. This S. S. S. does, and your duty to agree upon Verdict if that
aced by proof as to his opinion of the only medicine that can reach dee be Possible without a violation of con-
the merits of a case, by eross-examina- heated, obstinate blood troubles liked scientious convictions."
tion or otherwise. mated, obstinate blood troubles like tk scientous convictions.
tion or otherwise. When all the poison has been forced out 15. Under a count in an indictment
10. An instruction to the effect that of the system the Cancer heal, and the for murder charged that A inflicted the
the evidence of an accomplice should disease never returns. mortal wound, and that B was present
be received by the jury with great cau- Cancerbeginsofteninasmallway, asthe aiding and abetting, botlh may be con-
tion, but if the testimony carries con- following letter from Mrs. Shirer shows: victed, though the evidence shows that
eviction, and tae jury after careful con- A small pimple came on my jaw about an inch B inflicted the mortal wound and that
sideration of all the evidence, are coP- below the earonthe leftside ofy face. tgapw A was present aiuing and abetting.
vinced of its truth, they should give to ee pain or ihanconven- 16. A trtio and aieing
it the same effect as would be allowed forgotten about it had it proposiuon tnat" if the guilt of the
to that of a witness who is in no re- d ea rioner is to be established by a chain
spect implicated in the offense, is cor- little, then scab over, but of circumstances, and the jurors have a
c ontinued o sometime, reasonable doubt in regard to any one
11. One conspirator cannot be held when my jaw began to : of them that one ought not to have any
liable criminally for every accidental swell, becoming very influence in making up their verdict,"
result arising from acts of co-conspira- p The Cancer e is properly refused.
tors while engaged in the execution of untill it was as large as a 17. Where the trial court by an in-
the common purpose, but only for such half dollar, when Ietrd struction cautions the jury against con-
of 8.S. S.S.:and dte-in-s
accidents as could reasonably have ed to give it a fair trial, viction from prejudice or on insuffi-
been foreseen to occur, or sucn as rnl tit was emarkbe client evidence, and directs them to ac-
would probably happen in the execu- adfromtheerbeginnigthe begnte quit an accused unless satisfied from
tion of the conspiracy agreed upon. heal and after taking a few bottles disappeared the evidence beyond a reasonable doubt
12. An instruction to the effect that entire. Thiswastwoyears ago;theteare still of his guilt, it may properly refuse to
if the act of one conspirator, proceed_- jo signs of the Cancer, and my general heatilh
Sthe act of one conspirator, proceed- tinsgoo.- s. L S R, a Plata, Mo. (Continued on 7th page.)
ing according to the common intent is the greatest of all lPROCLAMATION.
terminates in a criminal result, though l blood purifiers, and the
not the particular result meant, all the only one guaranteed Municipal Election As to Borrowing Money
conspirators are liable; that is a per- l- purely vegetable. Send ida. for itaurchase f and for Cemetery
son may be guilty of a wrong he did W S for our free book on :and Improvement Thereof.
not specifically intend, if it came natu- Cancer, containing valuable and interest. Whereas. By an ordinance passed by the
rally even though accidentally through ing information about this disease, and ',ity (ounenll of Tallahassee. Florida. Jan-
uary 1ith. A. I). )tNP", andi approved by the
some other specific or general evil pur- write ourphysicians about your case. We Mayor of the said city on the next day, it is
pose is unobjectionable as applied to make no charge for medical advice, ordained as follows:
rosecutions for unlawful homicide THE SWIFT SPECIFIC CO ATLANTA. L Section 1. That a special election of the
prosecutions for unlawful homicide T SF A registered voters of the City of Tallahassee,
when the facts warrant it, at least to residing in such iuty and owning real es-
prosecutions for grades of unlawful reasonable hypothesis but that of guilt taxes father e and who shalr st ue threonid, she
homicide in which no specific intent !i which invests mere circumstances with being the qualifications prescribed by Sec-
required. the force of proof; that what circum- tion seven hundred and eleven (711) of the
13. An instruction .to the effect that stances will amount to proof can never Revised statutes of Flthe borroidinor voters ney or
the value of circumstantial evidence be matter of general definition, the contracting loans by a city. shall be held on
depends upon the conclusive nature legal test is the sufficiency of the evi- the third Tuesday in February next for the
and tendency of the circumstances re- dence to satisfy the understanding and urpoe of authorizingby and approving the
lied on to establish any controverted conscience of the jury; that absolute, of a sum not exceeding Five Thousand Iol-
fact; that they must not only be con- metaphysical demonstrative certainty lars for the purpose of purchasing land to
be used as a public cemetery for the burial
Sistent with guilt, but inconsistent with is not essential to proof by circum- of the dead and to improve such cemetery.
Innocence; that such evidence is in- stances, but that it is sufficient if they and to pledge the funds, credit and prop-
wfficlent where, "assuming all to be with all the other evidence, produce erty of the City of Tallahassee for the re-
demption of such loan; a majority of such
proved which the evidence tends to moral certainty to the exclusion of ev- voters actually voting being necessary to
prove, some other reasonable hypothe- ery reasonable doubt, is correct, give such authority and approval. The sum
is of innocence may still be true, for 14. In a criminal case where the trial to be borrowed is to be borrowed for not ex-
ceeding live years, and at a -rate of interest
it is the actual exclusion of every other consumed auout seven days, and more not to exceed six per cent. per annum, pay-
than thirty wniLesses were examined, able annually.
YOU OW W AT YOU AE TAIG there was no reversible error in giving Section 2. That the Mayor Is hereby di-
YOheNOWWHATYOUAlETAKIi tererected to give due notice of the special elec-
When you ;ake Grove' Tasteless Chill ronic an instruction as follows: "This case tion provided for in Section 1 of this ordi-
because the thermula isplainly printed on every has occasioned a great deal of trouble nance by publication in a newspaper pub-
otte showing that it is simply Iron and Q- lished in the City of Tallahassee one. *,ch
,inp frn ,at.i -' -- --. and much cost to the State and county, week for at least two weeks prece 'ar,; the
;ri and has'taken up an unusual amount time of such election, and also to ha.,- post-
-00TN _--. ers stuck up in at least four conspicuous
S~places in said city.
S- Notice To Ph cian Section 3. That the said election shall be
Notice To Physician. held in the manner required by law and the
rHEUNDERSIGNED BOARD OF MEDICAL ordinances of this City. and the ballots to
SExamtners in and for the 2d Judicial Dis- be used shall be as follows :
.....I..... .. Citr of Tallaasseee, the Capital. on the third Cemetr:YES Improvement of Public
4 4 Tuesday in March, 192. being the 18th Purchase and Improvement of Public
t day of said month, for the purpose of conducting Cemetery: NO.
ES J examinations and granting certificates to prac- Any elector wishing to vote in favor of
tice medicine in the State of Florida, according such loan will make on his ballot with a pen
A I, to "An act to Regulate the Practice of Medicine and ink or pencil a cross mark (X) between
Sin the State of Florida," etc. The meeting will the word "Cemetery" and the word "'Ve".
Sig ars be held at Dr. George H. Gwynn's offieee at 10 and any elector wishing to vote against such
\ C i 40# Io'clock a. m. sharp. loan will mark on his ballot with a pen and
All those practicing in the State of Florida ink or pencil a cross mark (X) between the
without license will please take due notice wprd "Cemetery" and the word "No".
I E thereof and govern themselves accordingly. Now, therefore, I, Robert B. Gorman,
;IVE jMERIT. *e : y orderofthe President. Mayor of the said City, do proclaim and give
S GEO. H. Gsident. D., President notice that a Special Election will be held
GEo. W. LAMAR, M. D, at the City Hall in said City on Tuesday,
S J. F. WILLIAMS. M. D.. Secretary. the 18th day of February A. D. 1902, be-
January 23. 1902-4t tween the hours of 9:00 o'clock in the morn-
ing and 5:00 o'clock .n the afternoon for
.1 the purpose above stated, at which election
SBY NOTICE FOR PUBLICATION. the qualification of the voters and the bal-
lots to be used shall be as provided above.
y Department of the Interior, Land In testimony whereof, I have hereto set
S Office at Gainesville. Fla., Jan. 13, 1902. my hand and caused the seal of the City to
SCo., N ce is hereby given that the fol-be hereto ai this the 31st day of Jan-
lg O. lowing-named settler has filed notice [SEAL] R.B. GORMAN, Mayor.
A Oe Bero. o, t t of his intention to make final proof in Attest: A. H. WILLIAMS,
& BroSupport of his claim, and that said
C proof will be made before Wm. C. NOTICE OF ELECTION.
,US New Saloon. Hodges, U. S. Commissioner, at Talla- Notice is hereby given that an election
S hassee, Fla., on Feb. 24, 1902, viz: will be held at the City Hall in the city of
ott ,w mw, w$ George McGilbert, of Tallahassee, Fla., Taahasee on Tuesday, the 18th cday of
Hd. 26639 for the N. W. Sec. 18, Tp. cers, to serve for one year:
2 S., R. 2 E. He names the following A Mayor.
witnesses to prove his continuous resi- Clerk and Treasurer.
Tax Collector.
dence upon and cultivation of said Tax Assessor.
S-^-i- .Z ^L r I^ ) land, viz: P. D. Lewis, of Woodville, Also four Aldermen to serve for two
e uu^redFla.; W. F. Page, of Woodville, Fla.; years. OMA Mo
~. Hill Lowry, of Woodville, Fla.; Wella Tallahassee, Fla., Jan 31, 1902.
innot be r Hamlin, of Woodville, Fla.

Till Feb. 24.] Notice is hereby given that, as guardian
of the estate of Charles L. DeMilly, a
sert That Oils and Liniments Have minor, I will apply to te Hon. It. A. Whit-
htOl n U ime Have i -*- field, county judge of Leon county, Fla., at
Whatever. TT a 7 11 his office in the court house of said county,
l In the city of Tallahassee, on Monday, the
U o lwMii tl 17th day of february, A. D. 1902, at ten
Medca Co, Pitt burg, P A 11o'clock a. m., or as soon thereafter as I can
Medical Company, Pittsburgh, Pa. A be heard, for authority to sell the Interest
complete treatment will be mailed, of the said minor in the following described
postage paid, on receipt of One dollar, real estate. situate in said county, to-wit:
SN..E. %, E. % of S. E. %, N. W. % of
and so confident is the doctor that his L S. E. 1. and E. *% of S. W. % of s, E. %
remedy will do everything that he of Sec. 2 ; S. E. of See. 10; N. % of
claims it will do-a confidence born '.N E. %, N. % of S. E. %1 of N E %,S.
of experience, observation, and results of SeN.. 11; N. WE. of N. W. % oand
of years of demonstration in cases con- Sec. 14; in T. 2 N. of R. 1 E., containing
sidered incurable that the company will 1 1,000 acres, more or less
refund the price paid in every case DeILLY, Guardian.
where Dr. Clark's Rheumatic Remedy A .. A INTTATOR' OT
fails to give the desired relief. Or- / ADMINISTRATOR'S NOTICE.
diniarily cases cured in a few days; r ( All creditors, legatees, distributes, and
chronic e ** ases require longer but in I, *l "^ i / all persons having any claim or demand
chronic cases require longer but in against the estate of Annie S. Hartt, de-
every instance a permanent cure is ceased, .late of Leon county, Florida. are
absolutely guaranteed. Medical ad- called upon to present them duly authenti-
vice, and where necessary, a special coated to the undersigned administrator of
hvice, and where necessary, a special er estate within one year (her estate not
course of treatment indicated, furnished exceeding $2,000) from January 17th, 1902,
any of our readers who will write the 7 '" the date of the first publication of this no-
Clark Medical Co., Pittsburgh, Pa., giv- tice; otherwise this notice will be pleaded
ing their symptoms and a short history WM. D. HARTT, Admr.
of the disease. As this service Is free Tallahassee, Fla., Jan. 17, 1902. 8t
no one afflicted with Rheumatism canRnad on hnrt NntipQ
afford to ignore such a generous offer. Ready on Short Notice. TATI T.
*T*T T*4* 4 *tt4 4 **** ** We fill orders promptly. Have a afr ri hapter.(189.)
S complete equipment Patrons ex- Showing the amount ofr taxes charged to th
^ perience no delay in getting the Tax Colector of Leon county, Florida, to be
ery th in g kind of outfit desired. Ourcollectedfor the urrntyer 1900and the
S- f f unds for which unoh taxes have been levied,
'neral Merchandise Store, and | t cludingpollta with county hool fund.
-none of your old, shop-worn very service al oyear including
ap-da. In .. iV. fIltax(1900) .........oI
r Am' .olle.ed and paid to Oct.
^g,. ^< GI [ Is as perfect as care and attention ...... ..............929
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avoid all comment. When you get it and test it, if it is not satisfactory, re
ito oar expense and your p3.0 will be cheerfully refunded. This whisk
as d as any 00 goods in the market. We are close at hand and can
Syoudlieker delivery than distant houses. We have been doinm bus- .,i I
Sthihncity and at the same stand for 20 yearn and as to our responmslbtk W
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BALTIMORE, Md., March 3o 190gor.
Ge_ eiw :-- being entirely cured of deafness thanks to your treatment, I will no *give you:
a fall history of my case, to be used at your discretion. I
About *five years ago my right car began to sing, and this kept on getting worse, U4til I lost
my hear in this ear entirely.
I ndewent a treatment for catarrh, for three months, without any success, consulted a num-
ber of ph n among others, the most eminent ear specialist of this city. who tol me that
only an oration could help me, and even that only temporarily, that the head noit would
then ceas( but the hearing in the affected car would be lost forever. _
I then w vour advertisement accidentally in a New York paper, and ordered your treat-
ment. After I had used it only a few days according to your directions, the noises cep ;ed. and
to-day. aftr five weeks, my hearing in the diseased ear has been entirely restored. I t ;ank yoau
heartily atid beg to remain Very truly yours.
F. A. WERMAN, 73, S. Broadway, Baltimore, Md.
SOurtreatment does not interfere wit& your usu atoccupation.
Iatmi n and ata mesiaal

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The great Through Car Line from Florida.

To oFas I The Atlantic Coast Line via Charleston, Richmond and Washington.
via all rail ( Ihe Southern railway, via Savannah, Columbia and Washington.
To the 1 The Southern Railway via Jesup. Atlanta. Chattanooga.
S.| The Louisville & Nashville via Montgomery.
iT 'lie central of Georgia Ry. via Albany.
[][K Iif i The Soumhern ky. via Savannah. Columbia and Asheville.
I| UlJ 'J The Mobile & Ohio t. n. via Montgomery.
o t 1 Via .avaniiah and Ocean Steamship Company, for New York, Philadelphia
To the 'East and Boton. ....
Via Savannah and Merchants & Miners Transportation Company for Bal-
via steamship timnore
To Key West and Havana-Via Peninsular and iOcci(lental eteamEhip Co.
To Nova 4cotia, Cape Breton and Prince Edwards Island-Via Boston and Cana&,. Atlan-
tic and Plant steamlhip for Halifax, Hawkesbury and Cha.lottstown.

o Winter Tourists' Tickets
Will be on sale throughout the q xuntry during the season of 1901-1902, in all resorts On the line
of the Platt .ystem. Limited to return until May 31, with liberal stop-over privileges in Florida.
Addlreses of parties in the Notrh sent to the undeisigned will be liberally supplied ,ith infor-
mation an F. M JOLI.Y, Div. Pass. Agent. J. A. TAYLOR, Div. Pass. Agent.
.Jacksonville. .. a Tampa-
B. W. WRENN, Traffic Manager, Savannah. Ga.

son, C. H. Edwards, W. Jones, A. Footman,
Napoleon ritz, W. Sipio and S. Edwards,
who herel v associate themselves and such
other persons as may hereafter associate
with theme into a body corporate under the
constitutikq and laws of the State of Flor-
ida. and q1opt the following as their Arti-
cles of Incorporation:
The nat6e of mis corporation shall be
Loving Zion Society. No. 45. and its prin-
cipal placl of business shall be at Lake
lHall. Leo county, State of Florida; with
power to tablish branch offices and places
of business at such other place or places, in
the State,'of Florida, as the board of di-
rectors inmr, from time to time, determine.
The general nature of the business is to
Improve the mental.. moral and social con-
dition of Its members; to render aid to its
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the date of the issuance of Lette4 PI'atebt
to it.
The business of the corporation shall l*x
conducted by a President. Vice- 'resident.
Secretary. Treasurer and a Boaril of fivc-
Directors, who shall be elected by ihe stock-
holders, at their annual meetin. whicl
shall be held on the first Tuesday -in March.
of each and every year. Until th, -first an-
nual meeting in March, 1902. S(4m Audly
shall be President. C. Gallon shall be Vice-
President, S. L. Fits shall be Secrotary and
C. H. Edwards shall be Treasurer. and M.
Carney. R. Gallon. Sam Edward4, Napoleon
Fltz and Wiley Sinio shall constitute the
Board of Directors.
The highest amount of Indebtedness or
liability to which the eorporaton can at
any time subject Itself shall be give hun-

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A SAGE suggests that the longevity
of the ancients was due to the fact that
they had no cooK books. There may
be something in the idea. At any rate,
the ancients never analyzed their
drinking water, and were not aware of
the deadly parasites investing the wells
and springs, waiting for whom they
could devour.
THE House Committee on Revision
of Laws says that the correct form is:
"the United States is"; not "the United
States are." Speaking or writing of the
whole, as a nation, the singular verb
should be used. Many people say "the
committee are," when it should be "the
committee is." The same rule will ap-
ply to the United States.
ADMIRAL SCHLEY'S appeal for justice
is .now in the hands of the Rough
Rider, just as the Rough Rider's plea
for political preference is In the hands
of the people. Teddy is now being
weighed in the balance. Will he be
found wanting, or will be measure up
-to the requirements? The opportunity
of a life-time is now within the Presi-
dent's grasp.
A 'esteemed contemporary up in the
State of Georgia is supporting Dupont
Guerry because the Macon Telegraph is
"again" him. The. editor is about as
sincere" in his support as he was in re-
gard to joining the church. When the
minister approuahed him on the sub-
ject he said: "Yes, I believe there is
more religion in your church, but the
business manager is one of your best
members, and it would be a good busi-
ness policy for me to join the other
irmm Oahiknh. Michizan *n Wllto ru

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stand of. Flowers.
Ptbghe Xv"" muDA Yat the OfMe,%
yIemuo. Stuet, Tallahsee, Florida.
0 b4riptiU ( ) ..(a v

JOHN C. TRICE1 Ed. and Propr.

THE man who is made of the stuff of
whichh heroes are composed does not
try to wrest laurels from the brows of
more deserving men.
THE hole at the top of the pocket
causes greater loss than the leak at the
other end. Most people can't wait until
the coin burns its way out at the bot-

CECIL RHODES has engaged to supply
fresh beef for the British troops in
South Africa. Cecil should read up on
Alger's embalmed beef methods, and
he will make a ten-strike.

THE story that Richmond P. Hobson
is to be married has not been reported
recently. Many people had hoped that
tne report would prove true, as a wife
'would put an effective muzzle on his

MANY of our contemporaries -have a
habit of stealing the editorials of other
papers bodily. The Cincinnati Post
seems to be a great favorite with these
scissor editors. Come, gentlemen, give
credit occasionally, and don't sail un-
der false colors.
The Tallahasseean has heard numer-
ous expressions in favor of num-bering
the houses and placing the street
names on every corner. This is a mat-
ter that the council should discuss at
its next regular meeting.
AN impecunious beggar telling you
how to get rich is like a bald-headed
barber recommending some infallible
hair restorer. The beggar don't get
rich on his own theories, and the hair
restorer does not give the barber a new
hirsute appendage.

Tallahassee has been fortunate In
the past-ln regard to destructive fires.
This immunity, however, should not
deter the Capital City from being pre-
pared for any and every emergency.
Our department should be supplied
with the best and most modern appa-
ratus for fighting flames.

The city election will take place on
'Tuesday, February 18th. At the same
time the question of bonding the city
forithe purchase and improvement of
a site for a new cemetery will be voted
on. Th qualified voters will no doubt
east their ballots in favor of the meas-
ure. A new cemetery is sadly needed
A. KJENE ucx paper enthiqi elically
declares that they can raise anything
in that State. Yes, the Blue Grass
State is noted for her good whiskey
fast' horses and beautiful women (thai
is the way they rank), but the people
are now principally engaged in rals-
i ng aheol. Pity they don't diversA
the crops.

-, Ben getting in some hard
rork with his pitchfork in the Senate
'f the United States, and is putting in
lome spice to relieve the usual mono-
noay of reading the Congressional
cord. That is something to be
thankful for If he never accomplishes
Anything more.
SHe is ignoring his and Senator Mc-
aurin's personal and political differ-
nces in South Carolina to give the
publicans some pretty hard knocks
bout their Philippine policy, and the
ally rotten features of the admin-
tion generally. A few days ago,
created some commotion in the Sen-
ite and at the same time dealt the
0. O. P. one below the belt by asking
the proposed Philippine bill became
t law, would he and Senator Lodge
allowed to go at liberty on those
The Alaska scandals are also re-
Iving some severe shaking up at his
pnds. In fact, it may be said that
ng service in the Senate and conse-
tent polish which his pitchfork has
,ceived has taken away none of its
irpness and effectiveness. In fact,
#e polish (quite noticeable, by the
.ay,) seems to have added to its ef-

| The St Louis Republic is usually
*ry apt and correct in its editorial
n clusions, but it has certainly blund-
ed tfor once. It says the slant-eyed
rItient and long-suffering Chinese
'liery now and then in their wisdom,
lbrn of antiquity and much Confucian-
in daily teaching, break loose and
thing which make us envy them
aense of appropriateness and
taelinh of action."
4"This was the case," it says, "when
obe Pre Tant. a renowned tr lm.&edn

whit did they care that pig-tailed New
Yorkers raved about him as about an
Edwin Booth in dope-stained yellow.
He was the worst ever-and the Cali-
fornia Chinks rose in their wrath and
threw things at Pye Tsung and drove
him from the stage and would have

1ppine Islands the Tallahasseean Is read
3nd appreeiatMe.

There are of'course some newspapers
In the State always ready to sneeze
when the Governor takes snuff, re-
ardless of who the Governor is or the
appropriateness or opportuneness of
he act. But there are others-and we
re pleased to note they are largely in
he majority-who are disposed to de-
ote their space to better use than ful-
ome flattery on all accasions-unim-
rtant ones at any rate.
It is, therefore, a source of much
tification, both to the friends of
vernor Jennings and of Hon. H. C.
wford, to note the unanimity with
hica the brethren of the State press
mmend the appointment of the latter
Secretary of State to fill the vacan-
y caused by the death of his lamented
There were other applicants for the
lace-several of them, in fact Some
f these are old Democratic wheel-
orses, men who fought through the
ttles of the party's severest trials in
is State, and, of course, their local
pers gave them loyal support. That
as the proper thing. It would not
ve been right for them to have acted
differently. But when the Governor's
decision in the matter was announced,
e wisdom, the patriotism and the
ternal fitness of that action was con-
on all hands, and as with one
oice the press boys are exclaiming:
Well done!.

According to the news columns of
e Times-Union and Citizen, of Jack-
nville, a special agent of the United
states mail service reached that city
wednesday en route to Quincy to in-
estigate the country and the practi-
bility of inaugurating there a free
ral mail delivery system. The arti-
e went on to say that application had
n made by Quincy for the system
nd that the agent was sent in conse-
Some weeks ago The Tallahasseeai
advocated the numbering of our houses.
t had in mind at the time this step
toward preparing for free city delivery
nd we are just as much entitled to
nd stand just as good chance of se-
uring free rural delivery also ai
uincy, though it seems that we have
lowed her to get ahead in making ap>
location and having her claim inves.
gated. -
We wish our neighbor success. ShE
eeds it just as much as many sectionE
here the system is now said to be iz
successfull operation. We also thin
t behooves our people to make appli
tion at once. Our county is thickl]
plated throughout, and the mail
rvlce as it is now operated is not a
as it might be even under thi
resent system. A change of some sor
Sust soon be made. While it is chang
t ng let it become free city and rura

While The Tallahasseean has en-
deavored to be a friend to every per-
son coming into this community for
the avowed purpose of putting their
shoulder to the wheel and pushing it
to the front, the editor nor the paper
has succeeded in making friends of all
of them, though it is a source of niuch
gratification that the exceptions "are
few and far between."
The fact that it has lived without
certain patronage and is today self-
supporting, with, a rapidly increasing
business may be a surprise to a great
many. Every issue of the paper is a
living, circulating, convincing witness
to the fact, however, and its bona fide,
paid subscription list is increasing at a
pace never before enjoyed by a publi-
cation of any kind at the capital of
this State.
.. e have just arranged for the pur-;
chase outright of the very latest and
best make Mergenihaler linotype ma-:
chine which we have been operating
for nearly a year qo a alea contract,
In addition, we have placed an order,
and have now on the road several hun-,
dred dollars worth of material, includ-
ing many of the latest and prettiest
f of job type, some new machinery,
etc., and in a very short time will be
better equiipped for turning out neat
work on short notice than ever before.
We are devoting all our time to the
making of a good newspaper and sup-
plying the people of this section with
the best of all work in our line. The
appreciation of the people is shown in
constantly increasing patronage.

Every citizen of Florida mourns the
death of that grand old man, Dr. John
L. Crawford, who for the past twenty-
one years has been Secretary of State,
having served under the administra-
tions of Governors Bloxham, Perry,
Flemiqg, Mitchell, Bloxham, and for
one year in Governor Jennings' cabi-
net. Of all the men who have held
public office in Florida, Dr. Crawford
was probably alone in having no ene.
mies. He was possessed of that rugged
nonesty and sterling integrity foa
which Andrew Jackson was noted, and
no power on earth could swerve him
from what he considered the path of
duty. Though he had lived his allotted
time the State can ill afford to lose
such a noble character from its citizen-
ship.-Gainesville Sun.
"THE two best papers ever published
in the State are The Tallahasseean and
the Ocala Banner," said "Old Nat"
Walker while in the city Tuesday last
on legal business. "Why, sir, it is a
pleasure to read such a paper as The
Talahasseean It is even better than

Itching Skin
Distress by day and night--
That's the complaint of those who
ae so unfortunate as to be afflicted
with Eczema or Salt Rheum-and out-
ward applications do not cme.
Th can't.
S source of the trouble is ain the

the Banner, and that is saying a greac
deal." To be classed with such a ver-
satile writer as Frank Harris is an
honor duly appreciated by the humble
scribes of Tne Tallahasseean, and to be
told that they are even better-well, it
just makes them blush, even though
they are getting accustomed to having
complimentary things said about this

none of him.
"This is where the Chinese of San
Francisco are stronger and wiser than
we. What an excellent thing for the
American stage in general if every
poor theatrical show that come out
from New York were hooted and pelted
off the boards. We'd get unfailing,
good attractions then, because the New
York syndicates would realize through
their pockets that we wouldn't stand
for anything less. Suppose we think
over this story of Pye Tsung in San
Francisco. We may get much benefit
from the cogitation."
This is all well enough were it not
evident that the argument is based
upon a wrong conception. To the
writer it is evident San Francisco's ob-
tuse Chinese inhabitants have been
reading dime novels, portraying West-
ern life in the early settlement of Cali-
fornia and have misinterpreted it as
the history of deeds performed by the
"Melikin man." Wishing to emulate
him in their new surroundings they
fling vegetables, hen fruit, etc., at the
This is the first opportunity dime
novel writers have nad of coming to
the front as public opinion moulders
for a long time. Why rob them of the
one ray shot across the pathway of
their depraved careers and give the
credit to a people who have not yet
quit roasting missionaries when they
stray too far into the interior of their
native country?





The prizes offered by The Tallahas-
seean for the finest melons raised in
Leon county (both watermelons and
cantaloupes) will have a far more ben-
eficial effect perhaps than many of our
readers suspect The publication of
the list of prize-winners will more
forcefully bring our county into prom-
inence as a melon growing section than
anything ever yet done. Every man in
the county who tills the soil should
enter the contest.

Ten Nights in a Bar Room. |

Continued from 7th Page.
"Oh, no! (hie)," and the fellow
grinned, half shrewdly and half ma-
liciously, as he answered-"no, not
that. But, when they carry the day,
there'll be no need of a poor-house.
At least, that's their talk-and I guess
maybe there's something in it, for I
vinvTor 1yow n Tna M cm M thI AnWr-

First Presbyterian Church of Greensboro, Ga., and Its Pastor and Elder.

Mr. M. J. Rossman, a prominent me.
chant of Greensboro, Ga., and an elder
n the Presbyterian church of hat place,
"For a long time I was troihlhd wit
catarrh of the kidneys and tied- many
remedies, all of which gave men n relief.
Peruna was recommended to me by
several friends, and after usinz a fev
bottles I am pleased to say th t the long
looked for relief was found 4nd I an
now enjoying better health tlan I have
for years. It is certainly a g medi-
cine."-M. J. Rossman.
Hon. S. D. MeEnery, UnitedsStaW
Senator from Louisiana, says thceollow.
ing in regard to Peruna: i 0
The Peruna Medicine Co., ColumUs, 0.:
Gentlemea-Peruna is an edlk
tonic. I have used it suf tly M
say that I believe it to be all tt yN
claim for it. --S. D. McEnery,
- If you do net derive prompt an sat.
factory results from the use q4f eruna,
write at once to Dr. Hart-mant vinga
full statement of your case add ye will
be pleased to give you hisj viloabl
advice gratis.
Address Dr. Hartman, Preside of the
Hartman Sanitarium, Colum1u- Ohio



ohn St.. New York.

Seeds that Grow

ever knew a man to go to the poor-
house who hadn't (hie) rum to blame THE day was when men of promi-
or his poverty. But, you see, I'm in- nence hesitated to give their testi- c
terested in this matter. I go for keep- monials to proprietary medicines i
ng up the poor-house (hic); for I for publication. This remains true to- I
guess I'm traveling that road, and I day of most proprietary medicines. But
shouldn't like to get to the last mile- Peruna has become so justly famous, its
stone (hic) and find no snug quarters- merits are known to so many people of ]
no10 Uncle Josh. You're safe for one high and low stations, that no one hesi- ]
vote, any how, old chap, on next elec- states to see his name in print recom-
tion day!" And the man's broad hand mending Peruna.
slapped the member's shoulder again. A dignied representative of the Pre
"Huzza for the rummies! That's (hie) A dignified representative of the Pres-
the ticket! Harry Grimes never de- byterian church in the person of Rev.
serts his friends. True as steel!" E. G. Smith does not hesitate to state
"You're a trump!" returned Judge publicly that he has used Peruna in his
Lyman, with low familiarity. "Never family anol found it cured when other
fear about the poor-house and Uncle remedies fAiled.
Josh. They're all safe." Rev. E. G. Smith, pastor of the Presby-
"But look here, judge," resumed the terian church of Greensboro, Ga.,
man. "It isn't only the poor-house;
the jail is to go next." writes:
"Indeed! "Havin used Peruna in my family for
"Yes; that's their talk, and I guess some timetit gives me pleasure to testify
they ain't far out of the way, neither. to its true worth. My little boy seven
What takes men to jail? You can tell years of a e had been suffering for some
something about that, judge, for you've time withlcatarrh of the lower bowels.
jugged a good many in your time. Other rei' had tailed, but after
Didn't pretty much all of 'em drink takl tw bortlesofPeru a the trouble
rum (hic) ?" ,oalaost en rely disppemed. For this
But the judge answered nothing.
"Silence (hie) gives consent," re- special m y I consider it well nigh a
sumed Grimes. "And they say more; specific. s a tonic for weak and worn
once give 'em the upper hand-and out people it has few or no equals."-
they're confident of beating us-and REV. E. SMITH.
the court-house will be to let. As for
judges and lawyers, they'll starve, or
go into some better business. So, you
see, (hie) judge, your liberties are in
danger. But fight hard, old fellow,
and if you must die, (hie) die game!" E
SHow well Judge Lyman relished this
:rmode of presenting the case was not m B T AE AL
very apparent; he was too good a poli- TH BEST MADE. ALL S
tician and office-seeker to show any
feeling on the subject, and thus en- sm a Iee s aortd s a.
anger a vote. Harry Grimes' vote ___
hunted one, and a single vote some-
times gained or lost an election. "I guess they're after no good," was
"One of their gags," he said, laugh- remarked.
tng. "But I'm too old a stager not to "Not in h, I'm afraid."
see the flimsiness of such pretensions. Two yo ng men, well dressed, and
-Poverty and crime have their origin in with faces rked by intelligence, came
the corrupt heart, and their founda- in at the oment, drank at the bar,
tions are laid long and long before the chatted a ttle familiarly with tne bar-
first step is taken on the road to ine- keeper, a then quietly disappeared
briety. It is easy to promise results; through t door leading into the sit-
for only the few look at causes, and ting room I met the eyes of the man
trace them to their effects." with whon I had talked during the af-
"Rum and ruin (hic). Are they not ternoon, agd his knowing wink brought
cause and effect?" asked Grimes. to mind hip suggestion, that in one of
"Sometimes they are,/' was the half the upper: rooms gambling went on
extorted answer, nightly, a4d that some of the most
"Oh, Green, is that you?" exclaimed promising ,foung men of the town had
the judge, as Harvey Green came in been draw, through the bar attrac-
with a soft cat-like step. He was, evi- tion, into this vortex of ruin. I felt
dently, glad of a chance to get rid of a shudder creeping along my nerves.
his familiar friend and elector. The conversation that now went on
I turned my eyes upon the man, and among their company was of such an
read his face closely. It was unchang- obscene aro profane character that, in
ed. The same cold, sinister eye; the disgust, I ,went out The night was
same chiselled mouth, so firm now, and clear, the air soft, and the moon shin-
now yielding so elastically; the same ing down brightly. I walked for some
smile "from the teeth outward"-the time in the porch, musing on what I
same lines that revealed his heart's had seen and heard, while a constant
deep, dark selfishness. If he had in- stream of visitors came pouring into
dulged in drink during the five inter- the bar room. Only a few of these re-
vening years, it 'had not corrupted his mained. the larger portion went in
blood, nor added thereto a single de- quickly, topk their glass, and left, as
gree of heat if to avoid observation as much as pos-
"Have you seen anything of Ham- sible.
mond this evening?" asked Judge Ly- Spon after I commenced walking in
man w hm an hour or two ago," ans- the porch, I noticed an elderly lady go
"I saw him an hour or two ago," ans- slowly by, who, in passing, slightly
were Green. paused, and evidently tried to look
"How does he like his new horse?" through the bar room door. The pause
"He's delighted with him." was but for an instant. In less than
"What was the price?' ten minute she came back, again
Three hundred.dollars stopped-this time longer-and again
"Indeed!" moved off slowly, until she passed out
The Judge had already arisen, and he of sight. I was yet thinking about her,
and Green were now walking side by when, on lifting my eyes from the
side across the bar room floor. ground, she was advancing along the
"I want to speak a word with you," road, but a'few rods distant. I almost
I hear Lyman say started at, seeing her, for there no
And taen the two went out together longer regained a doubt on my mind,
I wno more of them during the eve- that she Was some trembling, heart-
viing. sick woman, in search of an erring son,
Not long afterward Willy Hammond whose feet. were in dangerous paths.
came in. Ah! tnere was a sad change Seeing me, she kept on, though linger-
here; a change that In no way belied ingly. She went but a short distance
the words of Matthew the bar-keeper. before retuning; and this time, she
He went up to the oar, and I heard moved in closer to the house, and
him ask for Judge Lyman. The answer reached a stion that enabled her
was in so low a voice that it did not eyes to range through a large portion
itmh m. Wik nros mio of the bar room. A nearer inspection
With a q iack, nervous motion, Ean- appeared t9 satisfy her. She retired
ond threw hs hand toward a ro with quicker steps, and did not returt
keeper, who Immanttrely set one of again durig the evenins.
them coata-lng brandmy before him. Ah! what a commentary upon the
From tals he poured a tumbler half uses of an attractive tavern was here!
full and ditak it of at a single draught My heart aed, as I thought of all that
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By Those Who Gather Items for
Tallahasseean Readers.

F The Dentist, Dr. R. A. Shine.
State Auditor Knott has returned
from an official visit to Pensacola.

Dr. Shine left Wednesday for Pensa-
cola on a business and pleasure trip.
Mr. H. C. Billingsley, of lamonia,
was circulating on our streets Tuesday.
Hon. C. Gibbons, a leading attorney
S t Jacksonville, was here Wednesday
from the metropolis.
+ + 4
Miss Lillie Rue, of Fernandina, ar-
rived in the city this week to visit her
|* sister, Mrs. J. B. Ley.

a Poley's Honey and Tar cures th,"
Scough caused by attack of la grippe.
It heals the lungs. Wight & Bro.

United States District Attorney John
Eagan had business in the Capital City

This is Arbor Day, and appropriate
Exercises will be held at the schools
throughout the State.

F The County Board of Education met
:in regular monthly session at the court
house Tuesday morning.
For that cough, takeLincan's Cough
Syrup. Sold only by Wight & Bro.
I wagon load of fishing poles on the
h eets Saturday reminded piscatorial
Srts that the fishing season is almost

County Commissioner W. J. Johnson
vas here Tuesday to attend a meeting
of the Board and called at The Talla-
asseean office.

Winter coughs are apt to result in
Assumption if neglected. They can be
soon broken up by. using Foley s
S honey and Tar. Wight & Bro.

Hon. Nat. Walker (Old Nat), of
r Catwfordville, spent a couple of days
Sl the city this week. He had been to
L QIncy to consult Judge Malone on
H IWal business.

.The County Commissioners held
lSir regular monthly meeting at the
4ut house Tuesday morning. Minutes
11 be found in another column.
S4+ 4
Quite a number of tourists from
Phuadelphia and other Northern cities
arrived in Tallahassee thls week and
'gistered at the Leon Hotel. This fa-
UNiB resort has been liberally patron-
edl by tourists this year.

Mr. T. H. Hall, proprietor of the
Pnacea Springs Hotel, "was in Talla-
S ulsee one day this week. He reports
lilting and fishing first-class at that
bhUus resort. See ad in another col-
%tt, and if you are fond of sport, write
s. for particulars.
4 4
Flesh Garden Seed at Wight & Bros'.

A majority of the cfttzens of Talla-
fee would be in favor of expansion,
given an opportunity of voting on
.tending the corporate limits of the

I The ladies of the Tallahassee Im-
firement Association have done a
0i0d work in the past beautifying their
Premises and looking a after the
1k parks. This is an undertaking
1ft should receive the co-operation of
I citizen, as well as the city coun-

+ 4
Winially's fine candies always fresh
Wight & Bros.

Iftday afternoon two horses and
gs were driven rapidly to the
rt house and the oomp-ct" went
0 Judge Whitfleld's office and de-
"4&d a marriage license. The at-
6- looked very much IBs an elose-

Dr. B. Lewis, Dentist. 'Phone No.
8 48-10t
A. l. Carlisle, with R. L. Coliffis,
druggiLt tt.

Real W. R. Wilson's new ad in this
issue, %nd if you need anything in his
line gile him a call.

The King's Daughters will meet at
the residence of Mrs. B. C. Lewis this
afternoon at 3:30 o'clock.
4 + 4
"Alo g the Kennebec" will be the
next a traction at the opera house. It
is booed for next Friday night.

Call *tt Wight & Bros'. and get a free
sample of Coke's Dandruff Cure.
z + + +
Mr. j. D. Chittenden, general mana-
ger of- the Carrabelle, Tallahassee &
Georgia railroad, made a business trip
to the -Florida metropolis this week. '

Many huge "boquets" have been
thrown, at The Tallahasseean recently
by friends and admirers. If this isn't
stopped we'll work ourselves to death
trying ao get out a better paper.
: + + +
The First National Bank is tempo-
rarily located in the north store room
of Duval Brothers' new building on tne
west side of Monroe street. The banx
building opposite will be remodeled
and overhauled.

Only .white barber shop in the city.
Over Pringle & Johnson's store. Geo.
Cravy, proprietor. tf
4+ + 4
Mr. Theodore Gibbbs, formerly with
the Gilmore & Davis Company, but now
traveling representative of a large New
York hardware house, was in the c.Ly
this week calling on our hardware men.

The most* reliable preparation for
kidney .troubles on the market is Fo-
ley's- Kidney Cure.

Mr. C. K. Eberts, traveling man for
Barnhart Brothers & Spindler's type
foundry and printers' supply house,
was in Tallahassee this week on his
regular business trip. His mother,
Mrs. May M. Eberts, of Chatham, On-
tario, was also here and registered at
the Len Hotel.
4 4
There was a lively runaway on Mon-
roe street Saturday afternoon. A team
driven by a farmer became frightened
and dashed down the street. They
ran intc a pile of brickin front of 1.Ir.
Hirschherg's new.building. The wa-
gon was turned upside down and nad
the tongue broken, while one of the
horses was slightly injured. Fortunate-
ly the farmer and his young son es-
caped injury.'

"Where the Laugh Comes In" was
not a difficult question to answer by
those who took in the play at the opera
house Saturday night. The laugh
came itn when the curtain rose on the
first act; and continued until 11 o'clock.
It was a roaring, side-splitting fa;-pe-
comedy; interspersed throughout with
pleasing specialties. The comedians
were conceded to be the best that have
visited Tallauassee this season, and not
a single star in the entire cast but -was
encored two or three times.

Foley's Honey and Tar is best for
croups and whooping cotigh, contains
no opiates, and cures quickly. Careful
mothers keep it in the house.

The Woman's Home Mission Society
at its last meeting elected the follow-
ing officers for the ensuing year: Pres-
ident, Mrs. George I. Davis; vice-pres-
idents, Mrs. W. A. Rawls, Mrs. W. L.
Moor and MrsW.W. Sheats; record-
*ing secretary, Mrs. George W. Saxon;
corresponding secretary, Mrs. J. L.
Hodges; treasurer, Mrs. N. M. Bowen;
agent for "Our Homes," Mrs. T. is.

Mr. Wm. Mccabe, of Toronto,. Can-
ada, is in the city, looking after his
property interests in this and adjoining
counties. This is Mr. McCabe's twenty-
seventh annual visit to the Capital City
and it is needless to say that he has
made many friends in this part of Flor-
ida. Before returning home. he ex-
pects to visit Panacea Springs, Carra-
belle, Apalachicola and possibly Marri-
anna. Mr. McCabe is enjoying excel-
lent health, which he attributes largely
to his annual visits to the Land of
Kidney Complaint kills more people
than any other disease! This is due to
the disease being so insidious that it
gets a good hold on the system before
it is recognized. Foley's Kidney Cure
will prevent the development of fatal
disease if taken in time.
See that beautiful gold watch on ex-
hibitionr in Sweeting's- show window.
It will be presented by The Tallahas-
seean to the most popular young lady
in the Capital City. Send in your cou-
pons at once, and have them counted
for your favorite.
.-. .. .. .- .&A .U.. Z

.~ .TIM- -;:>' 'ALTA

4 -~

Edwin Souther's production of Alex-
ander Dumas' great masterpiece, "The
Count of Monte Cristo," at the opera
house last rriday night was a rare
treat to theatre-goers. It was first-
class in every respect, the only draw-
back being the inadequacy of the stage
for proper setting. The actors were
all good, and had it been possible to
have used the necessary scenery, the
play would have been perfect.

FOR SALE CHEAP-Seven lots in
Villa Mitchell, also .20 acres situated
one mile and a nalf from Fort Ogden,
south %, N. W. %, S. E. %, of section,
0, township 39 South, Range 24 east.
Property suitable for farming. Apply
FRANCIS P. SALAS, attorney-at-law,
Savannah, Ga. J.24-3t

FOR SALE. mfttttttt
About 3,000 Cassava canes, and about
2,000 Privet plants, for Hedge Fences.
Persons desiring either of the above, NtAw Yo Ir k
will do well to see or correspond with IW L I
W. I. VASON, Tallahassee.
Feb. 7-2m. and
FOR SALE-Saw mill and engine,
blacksmith tools, etc. Cheap for cash, Chc a
or part cash and good security for bal- Chicago
ance. Would consider proposition to
exchange for timber or good farming
land. A big bargain for some one. r T il n-

dress this office. Ttf a
FOR SALE-Saw mill and engine;
engine. 25 to 30 horse power; capacity Co.,
of mill 25,000 to 30,000 feet a day; 12
miles from Tallahassee on C. T. & G.
railroad. Write or call on T. E. .
THOMAS, Spring Hill, Fla. 4t

FOR SALE-Good Turpentine and D. M I mIl w'
Timber Mules for sale by C. A. CAY,
Tallahassee, Fla. J.17-4t

The U. S. Live Stock Remedy pre-
pared by L Morgan, has proved invalu-
able as both remedy and cure for -
cholera, sorehead and kindred diseases g
in fowls and cholera in pigs, and is
very beneficial also to horses and cat-
tle. For sale by Pringle & Johnson. New lines of seasonable
We wish to call your attention to a
few Important facts relative to Blood goods at popular
and Skin diseases. It has been demon-
strated by the most scientific physi-
cians that all skin diseases are caused priCCS.
from a paracite or germ in the skin
Doctors heretofore have never been
able to find a medicine sufficiently
strong to kill or destroy the germ -
without corroding or ruining the flesh.
Hancock's Liquid Sulphur is the only
known remedy that will kill the germ
and permanently cure all skin dis- c a 11in 11 Sga thGi '
eases. As a blood purifier Hancock's v-- ** .. W-.
Liquid Sulphur has no equal. For sale
by Wight & Bro. tf

Take Laxative Bromo Quinine Tablet. All M.IDTDU FIORPA
read the money U it fails to cure. FOR SALu. The Goodwood Home-
Grove' nature ison each box. 25. ad, comprising a substantial brick
KNE FARM .FOR SA mansion and outbuildings, fturashe o
T -IE A- M FOR SahLE m"n nised Good water and 160 acres

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Williams' Little Lier Pills

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outamndand expeUlling thee
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Mr. John L. Neeley left yesterday
for Quincy on legal business.
Mrs. S. E. Barco, an old resident of
Wakulla county, died Tuesday in Jack-
sonville. Remains were taken to Craw-
fordville Wednesday for burial.

Mr. F. M. Bunker, of Arran, was in
Tallahassee a few hours Wednesday en
route home from a trip to his planta-
tion near Miccosuki.
4 4
Mr. Thomas Voce Hinks, of Satsuma
Heights, Grand Master of the 1. 0. 0.
F. of Florida, spent a couple of days
in Tallahassee this week, a guest of the
Florida State College.
Mr. C. M. Witt, who has been here
for some weeks as one of the superin-
tendents of the work of remodeling the
State capitol, returned on Tuesday to
his home in Buchanan, Va.

The young men of the city will give
an informal dance at the Leon Hotel
tonight. The affair, which will be very
select, promises to be most enjoyable,
as it will be the last function of tae
kind before the Lenten season begins.
4 + + 4
The Southern Fruit Company, witli
a capital stock of $50,000, has been
granted a charter. The company will
deal in general merchandise, fruits,
etc. Its headquarters will be in Jack-

Mr. Gilbert Hartsfield lost a valuable
horse one day recently. The animal
stepped on a rake, causing the handle
to fly up and strike him in the flank.
The wood penetrated ten or twelve in-
ches, inflicting a wound from which
death resulted.
"Along the Kennebec," a side-split-
ting rural comedy, will be presented at
the opera house Friday night, Febru-
ary 14th, by a jam-up company of fun-
"I have used Chamberlain's Cough
Remedy for a number of years and
have no hesitancy in saying that it ii
the best remedy for coughs, colds, and
croup I have ever used in my family.
I have not words to express my con-
fidence in this remedy.-Mrs. J. A,
Moore, North Star, Mich. For sale by
Wight & Bro. and all medicine dealers.

White barber shop. Over Pringle &
Johnson's store. tf
+4 4-
A number of new residences are go-
ing up in different parts of Tallahassee.
The Capital City is on a decided boom,
but there is a great scarcity of desir-
able houses to rent. The same may be
said about good business houses, not-
withstanding the fact that four hand-
some and commodious new store rooms
on Monroe street are about ready for





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7, 1902.

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In a few weeks the broods of young It may seem an easy matter to set a
Dot be amiss now to give a few simple proceed we wail find it a rather diffi-
les on'" feeding and general care of cult undertaking, to say nothing of the
them. When the eggs begin to pil do disappointment which is sure to follow
not disturb the hen except possibly to unless the work is done well.
place the hand under her and gently re- First, be sure the hen is inclined to
move any shells which may in any way sit. Then prepare the nest for her in
crowd the chicks. Leave the chicks a room where she will not be troubled
quietly in the nest for fully twelve by other hens. When night come lift
hours after all have hatched, thed re- her gently from the nest and take her
move both hen and chicks to a warm to .the one just prepared. Do not put
dry shed or room, which has previously the eggs under her for a day or two, as
been arranged for them. Dust the hen she may at first be restless. Should
well with insect powder- and set.- her I she not want to remain in the strange
gently in the coop, then put the chicks t room, it may be necessary to close up
by her side, and let them nestle under the front of the nest for a day and let
her wings. her become accustomed to the sur-
They will require no food for another roundings.
twenty-four hours, after which -they An old soap box makes a good nest,
should be given rolled oats, slightly the only change necessary being an
moistened with milk, or a cake of equal opening in front so that she can step
parts of corn meal and shorts, and in without jumping on the eggs. When
baked in oven till dry and hard. Give she decides to remain on the nest, put
them fresh water or milk and fine grit, the eggs under her and set a pot of wa-
and feed them every few hours for a ter, a pan of corn and a box of grit near
week, and then feed them three times by and let her alone. Feed and water
a day. Keep them out of wet grass and her daily, but do not disturb her. Sev-
close them up at night. A good and eral may be set in the same room, side
convenient coop for hen and chicks is by side, and will give no more trouble
made of laths, used whole for top. and than a single hen.-Home and Farm.
aides, with nothing on bottom. 1,eave
an opening at end, at which set a box, CLERK'S WISE SUGGESTION.
large enough to accommodate the hen "I have lately been much troubled
and chicks, and which they will go in with dyspepsia, belching and sour
during rains and at night. During the stomach," writes M. S. Mead, leading
day the chicks will pass out through pharmacist of Attleboro, Mass. "I
the slats and run about, but will return could eat hardly anything without suf-
to the hen at first approach of danger. fering several hours. My clerk sug-
Change the location of coop every gested I try Kodol Dyspepsia Cure,
few days, and if possible, let it be on a which I did with most happy results.
fresh grass spot. If the weather is dis- I have had no more trouble and when
agreeable, it will be better to keep the one can go to eating mince pie, cheese,
coop under a dry shed, otherwise un- candy and nuts after such a time,
der a shade tree will be best. After a their digestion must be pretty good.
few days the chicks will eat and relish. I endorse Kodol Dyspepsia Cure heart-
cracked corn and wheat In four weeks ily." You don't have to diet. Eat all
the hen will usually begin to lay and the good food you want but don't over-
can then be given her liberty. The load the stomach' Kodol Dyspepsia
chicks will continue to come to the Cure digests your food.
coop to be fed anu will roost in the Lox
FOR OVER SIXTYT YEARS A noted authority thus summarizes
the uses of fruits in relieving diseased
Mrs. Winslow's Soothing Syrup has conditions of the body. It should not
been used for over sixty years by mil- be understood that edible fruits exert
lions of mothers for their children direct medicinal effects. They simply
while teething, with perfect success. It encourage the natural processes by
soothes the child, softens the gums, which the several remedial processes
allays all pain, cures wind colic, and is which they aid are brought about.
the best remedy for diarrhoea. It will "Under the category of laxatives, or-
relieve the poor little sufferer imme- anges, figs. tamarinds, prunes, mul-

diately Sold by druggists in .every
part of the world. Twenty-five cents a
bottle. Be sure and ask for "Mrs. Wins-
low's Soothing Syrup," and take no
other kind.
The hens will make profitable use of
any surplus sorghum or broom-corn
seed you may have on hand.
A good way to get a few pure-bred
fowls at this season is to buy eggs.
Birds for breeding are now high in
It is a very unwise practice to dose
laying hens with red pepper and other
temporary stimulants, as is sometimes
recommended. A moderate seasoning
of the food is proper and advisable.
For supplying drinking water to pig-
eons we always used automatic foun-
tains set on boxes. This furnished a
constant supply of clean water.
If by any mishap some of the birds
are found with combs, wattles or toes
frozen apply cold water to the parts be-
fore they thaw out. In this way the
frost may be drawn out gradually with-
out serious harm.
If brooder lamps are used they should
be carefully trimmed and filled in the
day time. A point of great importance
is to give the oil reservoir of the lamp
sufficient air to keep it cool. ManyJ
brooder fires are- caused by neglect
We could never make the often ad-
vised plan of hanging cabbage or other
roots up with a string for the fowls
to peck work in a satisfactory manner.
Throwing them on. the floor in the
litter, or in the dust and filth, i not to
be tolerated. A slatted rack like the
cut with sloping bottom keeps them
clean and holds them just where the
birds can make the best use of them.
The high prices of good feed make it
more than unprofitable to keep poor
birds. It may be well to cull the flock
once more and start the spring cam-
paign with a small yard of the best
you have. This is the way to breed
up rather than down. i
We know of no way in which, we can
be of more service to our readers than
to tell them of something that will be
-of real good to them. For thiq reason
we want to acquaint them with what
we consider one of the very beat reme-
dies on the market for coughs, colds,
and that alarming complaint, croup.
We refer to 'hamberlain's Cough Rem-
edy. We have used it with such good
results in our family so long that it
has become a household necessary. By
its prompt usa we haven't any doubt
but that 'it has time and aga.n pre-
vented croup. The. testimony is given
upon uor own experience, and we sug-
gest that our readers, especially those
who have small children, always keep
it in their homes as a safeguard against
croup.--Camden (8. C.) Messenger. For
sale by Wight & Bro. and all medicine
dealers. _

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berries, dates, nectarines and plums
may be included; pomegranites, cran-
berries, blackberries, sumach berries,
dewberries," raspberries, barberries,
quinces, pears, wild cherries and med-
lars are astringent; grapes, peaches,
strawberries, whortleberries, prickly
pears, black currants and melon seeds
are diuretics; gooseberries, red and
white currants, pumpkins and melons
are refrigerants; and lemons, limes and
apples are stomachic sedatives.
"Our little daughter had an almost
fatal attack of whooping cough and
bronchitis," writes Mrs. W. K. Havi-
land, of Armonk, N. Y., "but when all
other remedies failed, we saved her life
with Dr. King's New Discovery. Our
niece, who had Consumption, in an ad-
vanced stage, also used this wonder-
ful medicine and today she is perfectly
well." Desperate throat and lung dis-
eases yield to Dr. King's New Discov-
ery as to no other medicine on earth.
50c and $1.00 bottles guaranteed by all
druggists. Trial bottles free.

What the cow will be is determined
when she is young. How young? The
first year, it may be safely said, decides
her future usefulness or lack of it.
What then shall we do to insure a good
First. Do not leave the calf you in-
tend to raise for a milch cow with the

An exploding lamp; the clothing in
a blaze; a paragraph in the paper tell-
ing of horrible suffering from burns.
Tragedy in this form moves a man to
tears. But for
women who are
daily being con-
sumed by the
smouldering fire
of disease there is
little sympathy.
with its fierce
burning; ulcera- -
tion, eating into
the tissues ;,the
nervous system al-
most shattered by
suffering, these
are only part of
the daily agonies
borne by many a
Dr. Pierce's Fa-
vorite Prescription
puts out the fire
of inflammation,
and cures female
weakness. It tran-
quilizes the nerves, restores the appetite,
and givesrefreshing sleep. "Favorite
Prescription" is the most reliable put-up
medicine offered as a cure for diseases
peculiar to women. It always helps.
It almost always cures.
"When I first commenced using Dr. Pierce's
medicines," writes Mrs. George A. Strong. of
Gane, twoortf aratogaCo.ldeN.Y_ Medical "I was suffer-
ing from female weakness, a disagreeable drain.
bearing-down pains, weak and tired feeling all
the time. I dragged around in that way for two
years. and I an taking your mediciant e. After
taking first bottle I bean to feel tter. I took
four botles of Dr. Pierce's Favorite Predicalp-
tion, two of 'Golden Medical Discoveree one
vial of the 'Pleasant Pellets,' also usepayd one
bottle of Dr. Sage's Catarrh Remedy. Now I
feel like a new person. I can't thank you
enough for your kind advice and the good your
medicine has done me."
Dr. Pierce's Common Sense Medical
Adviser, paper bound, is sent free on
receipt of 21 one-cent stamps to pay
expense of mailing only. Address Dr.
R. V. Pierce, Buffalo, N. Y.

grain ration, and add to the amount of
hay. The calf will also eat cut corn
fodder by this time.-Farm Journal.

Great consternation was felt by the
friends of M. A. Hogarty, of Lexington,
Ky., when they saw he was turning
yellow. His skin slowly changed color,
also his eyes, and he suffered terribly'.
His malady was Yellow Jaundice. He
was treated by the best doctors, but
without benefit. Then he was advised
to try Electric Bitters, the wonderful
Stomach and Liver remedy, and he
writes: "After taking two bottles I was
wholly cured." A trial proves its
matchless merit for all Stomach, Liver
and Kidney troubles. Only 25c. Sold
by all druggists.

The Talahasseean is desirous that
the farmers of Leon county engage in
the cultivation of watermelons and
cantaloupes, on an extensive scale.
No better soil can be found anywhere
for this sort of farming, while the cli-
mate is particularly favorable.
In fact, the farms of Leon county
possess all the elements of success for
the intelligent, up-to-date tiller of the
soil. It is rich and well watered, and
is adapted to as great a variety of
crops as any land. It has been satis-
factorily demonstrated that straw-
berries of the richest flavor and largest
size will yield abundantly. The same
may be said with regard to plums,
peaches, pears, grapes. All kinds of
vegetables, grains, hay, tobacco, etp.,
do remarkably well, while it is a well
known fact that the finest cantaloupes
and watermelons on earth are grown
In the past our farmers have not de-
voted as much attention as they should
to the cultivation of cantaloupes and
watermelons. Freight rates have been
so high that they could not be shipped
with profit, and of course the home
market did not offer sufficient induce-
ment to go into the business on a large


"Something New Under
The Sun."

mother more than twenty-four hours All Doctors have tried to cure CA-
after birth. 'AARRH by the use of powders, acid
Second. Begin slow. Feed the calf gases, inhalers and drugs in paste
not more than a quart of new milk at iorm. Their powders dry up the mu-
a time for the first few days, but give cuous membranes causing them to
it often and always let it be warm. A crack open and bleed. The powerful
few ditys later increase the ration and acids used in the inhalers have en-
let the intervals between feedings be tirely eaten away the same mem-
somewhat longer. At the end of three branes that their makers have aimed
weeks begin to add a small quantity of to cure, while pastes and olatmelpts
sweet skimmed milk, dropping a like cannot reach the disease. An old and
quantity of the new milk. Gradually experienced practitioner who has for
increase the ration until the calf is tak- many years made a close study and
ing all it can digest Never overfeed the specialty of the treatment of CA-
calf; nothing is more disastrous. TARRH, has at last perfected a Treat-
Third. Before tne calf is three weeks meant which when faithfully used, not
old, get a stick of caustic potash and, only relieves at once, but permanently
having clipped away the hair over the cures CATARRH, by removing the
little points of horns, moisten the bare cause. stopping the discharges and cur-
spot, wind the stick with paper to save ing all inflammation. It is the only
the fingers ana rub the potash thor- remedy known to science -hat actually
oughly over the embryo horns. Make reaches the afflicted parts. This won-
a sure job of it. for think what a mess derful remedy is known as BNMJF-
it would be to have one horn grow, the FLES, the GUARANTEED CATA
other being missing. And yet, do not CURE," and is sold at the extremely
burn the head to make a sore, low price of one dollar, each package
Fourth. When the containing internal and external el-
Fourth. When the calf is about aIcine sufficient for a full month's treat-
month old, place a potato crate with a ment and everything necessary to its
bit of bright hay in it where the-young perfect use. .
animal may nibble at it Do not be '"SNUFFLES" Is the only perfect
afraid the calf will eat too much of CATARRH CURE ever made and is
this. Calves are born with teeth. Their now recognized as the only sate and
natural food is grass. It will do them positive cure for that annoying and
good to eat a bite of hay. You will be dIgusting disease. It cures all In-
surprised to see how much they will eat lammaton quickly and permalneny,
in a few weeks, and is also wonderfully quick to re-
Fifth. At the age of six weeks let the lieve HAY FEVER or COLD In the
calf begin to have a little grain. Some HEAD.
prefer wheat bran. I have usually put CATA-KH when mnpetd oftes
this in the milk the calves take at feed- leads to CONSUM arON-."SNiJ.
ing time, although it probably is just PL 'B" will save you if yeouse it at

scale. This obstacle has been largely
overcome, leaving no reasonable ex-
cuse for further neglect.
In order to stimulate the farmers as
much as possible, The Tallahasseean
offers the following prizes:
For the finest watermelon left at
this office, $3.00 in cash.
For the next finest watermelon left
at this office, $2.00 in cash.
For the third finest watermelon left
at this office, one year's subscription to
The Tallahasseean.
For the finest cantaloupe left at this
office, $3.00 in casn.
For the second finest cantaloupe left
at this office, $2.00 in cash.
For the third finest cantaloupe left
at this office, one year's subscription to
The Tallahasseean.
This competition is open to the
farmers of Leon county. The only stip-
ulation is that the melons be left at
The Tallahasseean office. As they are
received they will be weighed, a care-
ful record kept, and the name of the
grower published in The Tallahasseean.
"My little boy took the croup one
night and sotn grew so bad you could
hear him breathe all over the house,"
says F. D. Reynolds, Mansfield. 0. "We
feared he would die, but a few doses
of One Minute Cough Cure quickly
relieved him and he went to sleep.
That's the last we heard of the croup.
Now isn't a cough cure like that val-
uable?" One Minute Cough Cure is
absolutely safe and acts immediately.
For coughs, colds, croup, grip, bron-
chitis and all other throat and lung
troubles it is a certain cure. Very
pleasant to take. The little ones like
Mrs. John Howard, of Richmond,Va.,
is in Tallahassee, enjoying a short visit
with her sister, Mrs. G. W. Betton, at
the home of Mrs.: A. L. Barnes, on
North Monroe street.
on the ice or wet ground at this time
of year, and many! a sore spot in con-
sequence. No amount of caution will
guarantee you against accident. That
is why we keep Perry Davis' Pain-
killer on hand to relieve the ache of
bruised flesh, and 4ore, throbbing mus-
cle. It has given relief to two genera-
tions. There is but one Painkiller,
Perry Davis'.

The Florida State Normal and In-
dustrial College (colored) is sending
out a handy little calendar, the adver-
tising matter on which was printed at
the school. The school under the man-
agement of Prof. N. B. Young, is in a
flourishing condition.

A Good Hearted


or in other words, men with
good sound hearts, are not very
numerous. The increasing
number of sudden deaths from
heart disease
daily chron-
icled by the
press, is proof
of the alarm-
ing preva-
lence of this
and as no one
can foretell
just when a
fatal collapse J. A. Kreamer.
will occur, the danger of neg-
lecting treatment is certainly a
very risky matter. If you are
short of breath, have pain in
left side, smothering spells, pal-
pitation, unable to lie on side,
especially the left, you should
begin taking

Milea' heart Cure.
J. A. K eerof Arkansas City, Kans.,
says: "My heart was so bad it was im-
possible for me to lie down, and I could
neither sleep nor rest. My decline was
rapid, andI realized I must get help
soon. I was advised to try Dr. Miles'
Heart Cure, which I did, and candidly
believe it saved my life."
Dr. Miles' Lemedles are sold
bY all da=ggists on guarantee.
Dr. Mles Medll mCo., Elkhart, Ind.

'. Dent.

trainer, and
Wood Finisher.

chairs, old and
furniture doctored

St. H t l T

St. James Hotel


Had: Been Sentenced to Penitentiary
lor Life From Wakulla County.
Hqn. Nat Walker, of Wakulla coun-
ty, was here Tuesday from Crawford-
vill*- on legal business. "Old Nat" ap-
peared before the State Pardoning
board in behalf of Will Gavin, colored.
It will be remembered that young
Gavin was indicted at the spring term
of the Wakulla Circuit Court, 1899, for
the Inurder of Spencer Brann, also col-
oredi At the spring term in 1900, he
was (convicted of murder in the second
degree, and sentenced to the peniten-
tiar' for life. An appeal was taken to
the Supreme Court, which affirmed the
decision of the Circuit Court, the chief
justice dissenting on the ground of in-
suffiiency of evidence.
Upon this ground, and backed by a
petition signed by over four hundred of
the 'best citizens of Wakulla county,
Mr..Walker appeared before *the Par-
donfng Board Tuesday, asking that
Gardin be pardoned. After reviewing
the ,case carefully, the petition was
Young Gavin is a member of one of
the -best colored families in Wakulla
county. They are all industrious, law-
abiding citizens, against whom noth-
ing.could be said. At the trial, Gavin
admitted having fired the shot that
killed Brann, but the killing was pure-
ly accidental. He had fired at a whip-
poor-will, and Brann, who was some
distance down the road, happened to be
in Vie way of the bullet. The Pardon-
ing.Board did .the right thing in grant-
ing.a pardon.

Stop the Cough

and work off the Cold
T axitive Bromo Quinine Tablets cure a cold in
one *ay. No cure No Pay rice 27 )cents.

Issued by the Plant System. By seed-
ing.10 cents in silver or postage stamps
to S. W.Wrenn, passenger Traffic Man-
agr, Plant System, Savannah, Ga., I
copies of either of the following bright
anti catchy airs can be secured: "Tick-
led'to Death" (two-step); "Bouncing"
(two-step): "Trotting Through the
Park." Excellent piano music.

Th4i signature is on every box of the genuine
Laxative BrooQumi Tablts
the. remedy that enmrn a eol Ia oeme day
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The Req

will receive
trusted to us
We will ta]
S tifiedof de
ments for, ai


of the Occasion

prompt attention when en-

ke entire charge as soon as
rath and make all arrange-
nd conduct


in a manner highly satisfactory to all
Charges are moderate.
Metallic, Wood and Cloth covered


Tallahassee, Fla.
5 fffesfuwal fards.


Office in Masonic building.
Calls answered promptly night and day.
Phone 110. 23-Gm
Offlce over Capital City Bank,.



The Wesleyan Methodists of Tallahassee haye
breaching services every sunday at 11 a. m. and
730 p. m. abbath chool at 930 a. ;
ta meeting at 6:30p mi.; regular midweek
Mayer service on Thnrsday evening at 7 clock.
hody .welcome- w


The Hous Ie
lbey '-os a little nrT1.7
are 'woutia a g'-' ~t 1"Ei
than the- odt-el~i~,sl
Overywhere. ito'e Vfufkj
D.M. FERRY* j;0
Detroit, U10#


Onert er il M

gW Dealer in Marble Foreign ^
domestic. Orders Filled (l Short NOet
*ee his cuts and prices beforee setdi
,nonev outside the State. 44-1y


Watchmaker and Jeweler,

' 7Watches, Clocks nd repaired and wa ranted.

and all diseases ar ini from bi.
digestion. They lll purify yoI
blood and make you oOmplezdio
as FAIR AS A LIL. They ae
gelatin coated. 2aCEIL

Boom 3, No. 2W w
For sale by'Wight B~I3o.


THe Largest andil ost Coi;It


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Ali Buillers 0SWIflNs


AD ;

Double and Single Teams,

a Reaity Vtfully,
W. C. TULY. I>n)priet0r.

J. F. HkL,


Mon roe Street, opposite St. Jag
Elect stock of Gei 's" Fumswi*
Full stock of Eationery.

Latest Lines of e dable Books,
zines, Periodicals And Daily p-
pers, always on hid. i
Choice line ofCl gaH and Tob

Aanv miu'.wt 4nn attention tO oW




Artistic I

and painted

estimates furnished on house
painting. Satisfaction guar-
anteed on all work.




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Ten Nights in a Bar oo


Some of the Consequences of Ta n-

"And there is another sign. He o-
fore, ie has always been on hand, th
the cash, when.desirable property wnt
off under forced sale, at a bargain in
the last three or four months sev al
great sacrifices have been made, ut
Simon Slade showed no inclination to
buY. Put this fact against anoth
week before last he sold a house Id
lot in the town for five hundred 1-
ars less than he paid for them a ar
agor-and for just that sum less tn
their true value."
"How came that?" I inquired.
"Ah! there's the question! He w tt-
ed money; though for what puse he
has not intimated to any one, as f as
I can learn." h
"What do you think of it?"
"Just this. He and Green have bn
bunting together in times past; but e
professed gambler's instincts are
strong to let him spare even his fri d
in evil. They have commenced play ng
one against another."
"Ah! you think so?"
"I do: and if I conjecture right y,
Simon Slade will be a poorer man a
Iar from this time than he is now.
Here our conversation was inte )t-
ed. Some one asked my talkative fri ad
to go and take a drink, and he, n( h-
ijg loath, left me without ceremony.
Very differently served was-the p-
per I partook of on that evening, f im
the one set before me on the oc n
of my first visit to the "Sickle ad
Sheaf." The table cloth was not o ly
soiled, but offensively dirty; the pla ,
cups and saucers, dingy and stic 7;
the knives and forks unpolished; d
the food of a character to satisfy e
appetite with a very few mouthf s.
Two greasy-looking Irish girls wai
on the table, at which neither land
sor landlady presided. I was re ly
hungry when the supper bell rang, t
the craving of my stomach soon cea
in the atmosphere of the dining r ,
and I was the first to leave the table
Soon after the lamps were ligh ,
company began to assemble in the s-
dons bar room, where were comfo -
Hi seats, with tables, newspapers, -
pummon boards, dominoes, etc. e1
wst act of nearly every one who e
in was to call for a glass of liquor; d
sometimes the same individual d kk
two or three times in the course fj
half an .hour, on the invitation of w
comers whorwere convivially incli d.
Most of those who came in wre
strangers to me. I was looking fI m
face to face to see if any of the ild
company were present, when one con-
tenance struck me as familiar. I as
studying it, in order, if possible,qto
identify the person, when some pne
addressed him as "Judge."
Changed as the face was, I now tc-
ognized- it as that of Judge Lyinn.
Five years had marred that face te ri-
bly. It seemed twice the former s'e;
and all its bright expression was g ie.
'The thickened and protruding eyeids
half closed the leaden eyes, and ihe
swollen lips and cheeks gave to is
liuntenance a look of all-predomitt-
Ug sensuality. True manliness Had itself in debasing submission to
ft bestial. He talked loudly, and
with a pompous dogmatism-mainly on
political subjects-but talked only from
emory; for any one could see that
thought came into but feeble activity.
Ami yet, derationalized, so to speak, as
ke was, through drink, he had been
choDen a representative in
the previous election, on the anti-teAp-
Iamnce ticket, and by a very hands ne
majority. He was the rum candidq~te;
ad the rum interest, aiied by the (s-
Ily swayed "indifferents," swept ailde
the claims of law, order, tempera ce,
ad good morals, and the district f bm
which he was chosen as a national eg-
Ibator sent him .up to the nati ai
ncils, and said in the act-" ok
qon him we have chosen as our re]re-
Iamtative, and see in him a type of bur
luaciples, our quality, and our coi di-
ilon as a community."
Judge Lyman, around whom a lItle
Sdrele soon gathered, was very severe

41 the temperance party, which, or
two years, had opposed his elect on,
aid which, at the last struggle, sho ed
telf to be a rapidly growing organ -
IO. During the canvass, a paper pas
Wblished by this party, in which his
lMonal habits, character and m ral
iMnciples were discussed in the frst
ftaner, and certainly not in a wa: to
isvate him in the estimation of Ien
hose opinion was of any value. "
It was not much to be wondered'at,
*It he assumed to think temperance
*Oes at the polls were false issues,
1W that when temperance men sought
v tamper with elections, the liberties
Sthe people were in danger; nor that
) Pronounced the whole body of tepp-
Olfce men as selfish schemers and
eating hypocrites.
"The next thing we will have," he
ldaimed, warming with his theme,
ad speaking so loud that his voice
100nded throughout we room, and ar-
teWd every one's attention, "will be


Kick a dog and he bites you.

He bites you and you kick him.

The more you kick the more

he bites and the more he bites

the more i you

kick. Each

makes the other worse.

A thin body makes thin


Thin blood makes a

thin body. Each

makes the

other worse. If there is going

to be a change the help must

come from outside.

Scott's Emulsion is the right


It breaks up such a

combination. First it sets the

stomach right.
riches the I

Then it en-
ood. That

strengthens the body and it
begins to grow new flesh.
A strong body makes rich
blood and rich blood makes a

strong body.

Each makes the

other better. This is the way
Scott's Emulsion puts the thin
body on its feet. Now it can

get along by itself.
Ofo medic
This pictt
uthe Trade M
Emulsion 2

No need
ure represents
lark of Scott's
and is on the

wrapper of every bottle.
Send for free sample.
409 Pearl St,. New York.
5oc. and $i. all druggists

laws to fine any man who takes a.chew
of tobacco, or lights a cigar. Touch
the liberties of the people in the small-
est particular, and all guarantees are
gone. The Stamp Act, against which
our noble forefathers rebelled, was a
light measure of oppression to that
contemplated by these worse than
"You are right there, judge; right
for once in your life, if you (hie) were
never right before!" exclaimed at bat-
tered-looking specimen of humanity,
who stood near the speaker, slapping
Judge Lyman on the shoulder familiar-
ly as he spoke. "There's no telling
what they will no. There's (hie) my
old uncle Josh Wilson, who's been
keeper of the poor-house these ten
years. Well, they're going to turn him
out, if ever they get the upper hand
in Bolton county."
"If? That word involves a great
deal, Harry!" said Lyman. "We must
not let them get the upper hand. Every
man has a duty to perform to his coun-
try in this matter, and every one must
do his duty. But what have they got
against your Uncle Joshua? What has
he been doing to offend this righteous
"They've nothing against him, (hie)
I believe. Only, they say, they're not
going to have a poor-house in the coun-
ty at all."
"What! Going to turn the poor
wretches out to starve?" said one.
(To be continued.)

(Continued from 3d page.)
give requested instructions cautioning
the jury against hasty conclusions as
to defendant's guilt from the cruel,
brutal and revolting manner of the
killing of the deceased as disclosed by
the evidence.
18. The trial court properly refuses
instructions containing propositions
already substantially given in charges,
though couched in different language
Judgments reversed.
Raymond B. Bullock for plaintiffs in
error; William B. Lamar, attorney-
general, for the State.
The Southern Insurance Company of
New Orleans, a corporation existing
and doing business under the laws of
Louisiana, plaintiff in error, vs. W. S.
Smith-Tyler, defendant in error-
Orange county.
Per curiam:
1. An entry of final judgment by the
clerk, after default, must be sustained
by affirmative record evidence of every
fact essential to show that the act of
the clerk was authorized and legal.
2. Where a plaintiff confesses a de-
murrer to his declaration by filing an
amended declaration, under Rule 30 of
Rules of Circuit Cpurt, a copy of such
amended pleading, must be served on
the adverse party before he is required
to reply thereto. A default entered
against him for failure to plead to such
amended declaration, where no notice
or copy of same are served on.him is
illegal, and should be set aside.
3. A paper purporting to be a copy of
a letter from plaintiff's attorney to de-
fendant's attorney asserting that a

bill for want of equity should be over-
ruled where the case made by the bill
entitles complainant to any substantial
relief in a court of equity.
2. Under section 1469 of the Revised
Statutes a bill in equity can be main-
tained by a party claiming to own
timbered lands, to enjoin the commis-
sion of trespasses thereon by the cut-
ting of trees and removal of logs there-
3. The title or interest of the com-
plainant ought to. be stated with clear-
ness and certainty in a bill for injunc-
4. Where a bini is filed by a party
claiming to own timbered lands, to re-
strain the commission of future tres-
passes thereon, and it is also sought to
restrain the removal of logs already
cut and lying upon such lands, in
order to entitle the complainant to an
injunction restraining the removal' of
such logs, it ought to be alleged that
the complainant was the owner of the
lands from which the same were sev-
ered at the time of their severance, or
shown that he has such an interest in
the logs at the time of filing the bill as
to entitle him to an injunction re-
straining their removal.
Decree reversed.
Jno. H. Carter, for appellant; W. B.
Sheppard, for appellees.
First National Bank of Orlando et al.,
appellants, vs. James A. Greig, et al.,
appellees--Osceola county.
Per curiam:
1. The individual property of a non--
resident partner may be levied upon
under a writ of attachment lawfully
issued in a suit against the co-partnei -.
and such individual property will be
subject to sale under execution in pur-
suance of a valid judgment regularly
obtained, condemning the same to sale.
2. Section 1017 of the Revised Stat-
utes is -to be strictly construed, and
does not provide or contemplate that
several or separate personal judgments
may be rendered against individual
partners not served with process, in a
suit against the various partners com-
posing the firm.
3. A sale of the individual property
of a member of a firm whd has neither
been served witn process nor entered
an appearance, and whose property has
not been attached, made under an exe-
cution issued upon a separate personal
judgment entered against such indi-
vidual member in a suit against the
various members of the firm, is abso-
lutely void, and conveys no title to the
4. A purchaser at execution sale un-
der a void judgment is not entitled to
an injunction restraining the sale of
the property under execution issued
in pursuance of a subsequent valid
Decree reversed.
Beggs & Palmer, for appellants; E.
D. Beggs, for appellees.
Joseph L. Friedman and John W. Kell-
er, partners as Friedman, Keiler &
Co., appellants, vs. Herman Rehm
and R. W. Simms, appellees-St.
Johns county.
Per curiam:
1. A final decree rendered in pur-
suance of a previous decree pro con-
fesso may be set aside after the lapse
of the period of twenty days from its
entry, whereby it has become absolute
under section 1446 of the Revised Stat-
utes, but an application to set aside
such a final decree after the expiration
of twenty days from its entry should
never be entertained from a mere de-
sire to let in a defence on the merits,
but only where strong and uwnaroidable
circumstances exist excusing failure to
answer at the proper time.
2. To authorize the granting of an
application to set aside a final decree,
which has become absolute under sec-
tion 1446 of the Revised Statutes, for
the purpose of permitting a defence to
be interposed, it must be shown that
there was deceit, surprise or irregular-
ity in obtaining the decree, that the de-
fendant acted bona fpde and with rea-
sonable diligence, that he has a meri-
torious defence, and that strong and
unavoidable circumstances exist ex-
cusing the failure to answer at the
proper time.
3. Affidavits sworn to by defendants
and filed in resistance of a preliminary
application for the appointment of a
receiver, and neither purporting to be,
nor intended as formal answers to a

bill of complaint will not be regarded
as answers so as to preclude the entry
of a decree pro confess if answers are
not seasonably filed.
4. Neither mutual mistake of asso-
ciate counsel as to the one charged
with the duty of preparing and filing
answers, nor the erroneous supposition
that affidavits filed in resistance of an
application for the appointment of a
receiver would preclude the entry of a
decree pro con-fesso, nor the fact that
counsel for defendants supposed no ac-
tion would be taken until the court
passed upon such application for ap-
pointment of a receiver, constitute cir-
cumstances authorizing the setting
aside of a final decree under the stat-
5. A decree setting aside a final de-
cree, which has become absolute under
the statute, for the purpose of permit-
ting a defence to be interpreted, will be
reversed on appeal where it is not
shown that such circumstances existed
as to authorize the action of the court
in setting aside the decree, and the ac-
tion in that regard is assigned as error.
Decree reversed.
W. W. Dewhurst, for appellants;
John E. Hartridge, for appellees.
J. Alexander Little and Lockhart Little,
plaintiffs in error, vs. Lacy T. Brad-
ley, defendant in error-Duval coun-
Per curiam:

1L An assignment of error, not argued

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endorsers should pay!an additional sum M ....Ak A .
for attorneys' fees, and further that
one B. T. anda the defendants guaran-
teed the payment of the note, and the E U Ti I
declaration does notishow any qualilf-
cation or limitation of the contract of .A, & I L
guaranty it is not obnoxious to de-
murrer on the ground that it "charges Serviceable Shoes, comfortable shoe
liability on the part of all the defend- .ic. o ,1 th "
ants for attorneys' fees, when the same low priced shoes, the kmd that will i
shows on its face that only the maker every pocket book, as well as evei
of said note is liable therefore, if at all."fo Cir'"hs- 5
4. A contract of guaranty may be foot. Children's shoes from 25 cen
extensive with the contract, the per- to $1.50. Ladies' shoes from 75 cen
formance of which is guaranteed. to $2.50. Men's shoes from $4.00.1
5. when th declaration shows that to 2.50. Men's shoes from 1.00
the real relation existing between the 83.00. I make low priced shoes
plaintiff and another: person, to whom specialty, and guarantee satisfactio
a note sued on is executed is that of p a n
principal and agent :and not that of My prices are money savers.
trustee and centui quij trust, though the
note is payable to tihe other person as w w w 1
trustee, under section 981, RevisedN I
Statutes, authorizing' suits by the real *
party in interest, the plaintiff may
maintain the suit in her own name,
though the note be not endorsed by **** **.
the payee. ___
6. To a declaration charging the de-
fendants with the guaranty of the pay-
ment of a note, non assumpsit is a
proper plea: |
7. Under section 1064, Revised Stat- Do you want Fresh Groceries? .
utes, and Rule 64 of the Rules of the
Circuit Court in common law actions,
to a declaration charging the defend- That's just what I have, and they are pur
ants with the guaranty of the payment some and cheap. I have the cleanest line
of a note, adplea alleging that the de- and Fancy Family Groceries in the city.
pendants aid not guarantee the pay-
ment of the note as alleged in the de-
claration is a permissible plea; and ..As for Frllu,,,
although such a plea is embraced in ...AS 1f Full...
the plea of non assumpsit also filed, it
not equivalent to it, yet, it is not for I have oranges, grapes, lemons, bananas, apy
that reason subject to demurrer, though ever thing, ood that rows and carry a
it might have been stricken by the eery thing good that grows and a
court as tending to embarrass a fair lihen of canned goods, cigars, snuff, tobacco
trial of the action. The ruling in Pen- dies. The prices are low down, that's the 1
sacola Gas Co. v. Pebley, 25 Fla. 281, 5 it. Come and see what you want and whs
South. Rep. 593, that a special plea
tending an issue covered by the plea of r
not guilty is demurrable, is not in con- Free delivery to all W 1
formity with subsequent decisions, and parts of city. W .* L U .
is not approved. .
8. A plea which does not traverse any L
material fact alleged in the declaration,
in terms thereof, but raises a question
of law whetner upon the facts stated System Mileage tickets will be hon-
in the declaration, and which the plea ored over the following lines: Atlantic Look C4
does not specifically deny, and there- Coast Line, Richmond, Fredericksburg,
fore admits, the defendants can be and Potomac railroad, Washington Tp V ll
held liable, is demurrable. Southern Railway, Louisville & .Nash- To 1 Yo
' Judgment reversed. ville railroad (except Louisville, Har-
H. H. Buckman, for plaintiffs in rod's Creek and West Port railroad;
error; Fleming & Fleming, for defend- Elkton and Guthrie railroad; Glasgow
ant in error. railroad; Pontchartrain railroad; Tif-
ton 4 Northeastern railroad, Charles- Dr. J
PALE, PUNY CHILDREN. ton and .Western Carolina railway,
If a child has a bad smelling breath, South Georgia railway, Georgia North- Kidn
if it habitually picks its nose, if it is ern railway and Ocilla and Irwinville d 1
cross and nervous, if it does not sleep railroad. A convenient method of tray-
soundly, if it is hollow-eyed, if it has eling. Books are sold at all coupon
a pale, bloodless complexion, if it is ticket offices. B. W. Wrenn, Passenger
growing thin and lifeless, give it Moth- Traffic Manager, Savannah, Ga. Cause the kid
her's Worm Syrup and you will remove nature intended
the cause of its distress quickly. Then JOB COULDN'T HAVE STOOD IT T. b .l,
will its little cheeks get red and rosy, If he'd had itching piles. They're They bild
its appetite and digestion improve, and terribly annoying; but Bucklen's Ar- walls of the
its health be better. Price only 25 nica Salve will cure the worst case of known remedy
cents. No other worm-killer so ef- Plies on earth. It has cured thousands. y
fective. For Injuries, Pains, or Bodily Erup- to do before.
tions .it's the best salve in the world. As a cure fo:
DEVELOPING POWER ON CHATTA- Price 25c a box. Cure guaranteed.
HOOCHEE. Sold by all druggists. they have no e
A syndicate, of capitalists is reported -- .-
to have recently become interested in "lo, 9 C
the development of the Chattahoochee O, -5
river, near Coiumbus, Georgia, wheie t? T
the river passes over a succession of *,. L 0-
rapids and affords excellent opportunity Drul
for the application of its water powers. -- ~~ ,
The proposed improvements include a TALLAHASS
dam 1,600 feet long, which is estimated
to make available over 15,000 horse Slu ,0
power. A new power plant will be .l -
erected and several manufacturing es- lf T
tablishments. For many years the F ..
property was utilized for the manufac- t a Withb
ture of cotton and woolen goods, the -
,running of grist mills, tanneries and -
other industries. These had fallen into -on the cnti
decay, but renewed business activity their -e is
and the demand for cheap power has t USC ". I
again brought the property into prom- completely
inence. and bw.]s
The Chattahloochee river is one of a T re's little W after
number of Southern streams which ,
have the valuable feature of rapids de- pure enough to drink. The much ,, USE
scent during part of their courses, laugh at man who adds something to f
where water power, frequently of con- kill te microbes knows what he is S 0
siderable value, can be developed, about t_
These streams have for some time been Bu that which is added to the water fT
the subject of study and measurement must-e pure and good. Do you know
by the U. S. Geological Survey-inde- where to obtain it? The on

pendently or in co-operation with the bowl 1 Latr
States through which they pass, and w. regulator,
much information regarding their flow wi es an JL i 0quors known.
has been collected, which will be of As .asan
value when capital is ready further to
develop their advantages, have ore than purity to recommend candy and as pa
them. They have strength, richness *wr.
A DANGER SIGNAL and vicious flavor. Also cheapness.
You have got a cough and you don't g 6 2
worry. Don't you know a cough is 1 3- 0, ,
something terrible? It leads to con- C R.L. Oi
sumption and consumption is killing
thousands. Better cure that count, j, e Dru
better cure it quickly. Get a 25 cent M Salr N w Salon TAIAHA
bottle of Gooch's Mexican Syrup. No n u W SalUUoo TALLAHA
other remedy so nice to take.
TICK .--
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Duval Brothers' New' Store.

In making ur bow to the purchasing public, we do so feeling that we are prepared to offer a high class of merchandise (inferior grades will have no plvce
in our store), by son of our spot cash method of doing business, at prices that will surprise you. You must see Ate quality of our goods to appreciate our llw
We are c ing daily the newest and prettiest lines of early Spring Goods, and when you want the latest stes and lowest prices, you can always get then at
our store. We show you a complete assortment from January to December. I

ien's Sui Men's Furnishings... fen's Shirts a
It's the new ideas in Neckwear and the other little nice- an
They are cut as ey should be, made to fit, served with ties that you expect to find in the up-to-date store. We. It is not fair to take for granted that because our shirt
ieyho have them in nice variety and latest styles U prices are low the goods are under standard grades. P1io
regard to wear rah er than cheapness. It is not the lowest haveis it wise to keep on paying more without sampling ou
price clothing you an buy, but it is absolutely the best that From 5 cents up values..
can be bought for he money. Sweat shop stuff has no place An Elegant Line of Negliees
in our line. New line of flannel suits and worsteds, $3.75 And they are worth double the money. 50 cents and up.
and up.
and up. i __Il__.r._.n___________________________________ I 50 ents and u
W -- ---ork Shirts, splendid values, 25 cents and up.
I_ _Laces, Embroideries and

Hosiery Bajgains... Handkerchiefs- Overalls and Jackets
The buyer who imagines that all sellers get the same prices
Are you satisfied with your hosiery? Though we aim to for laces is wrong. It would be strange i such were the A fine line of Union made goods for working men. Pric
start each style o hosiery with the lowest priced goods that case, when candid buyers admit that they cannot tell are right
are of a satisfac quality, we'oo not sell trash. We do values precisely. __________
not sell "bag here. We do not sell seconds. If a Look at our line of
stocking is not less we do not call it seamless. Our Lacs 2 cnts and u P ntIsS. .
goods are better ues in your hands than they are on We have them, in all the new styles, shapes and shades
paper. Good, sa ly hose, 10 cents and up. Handkerchiefs 5 cents and up. ranging in price from 50 cents up.

Our Grocery Department... Working Men's Shoes
Is teeming with values( $ We want to call special attention to our line of Woing
Sea Islands, B Shirtings, Sheetings, Pillow Casings, 11 pounds cn coffee goodr ....................$1 00 Men's Shoes, made from Western Grain Stock. Are so-
Checks and Pla s. The prices on these goods are daily 22 pounds rice for.................................. 1 00 give this feature of our store your attention long enuh
advancing, but tuis lot we bought at bargains, before the Look through and price our line of Groceries, to examine into the material and workmanship of iese
advance, and areelling them the same way. Cigars, Tobaccos, Snuffs, Etc. Working Men's Shoes.

If you are I oking for serviceable. seasonable goods at real,ioney D A DABROH TERS
saving price s, it will pay you to see *



If You Don't Find it Here took

Who is the most popular young laJy
in Tallahassee? Help win that Ibauti-
ful gold watch now on exhibition in
Sweeping's window for your favorite.
+ + +
The Tallahassee Southeastern'Rail-
road Company has opened up offices in
the Capital City, in the Ames building,
on Monroe street. Mr. John A. Bishop,
the president and general manager, is
in charge. Arrangements are Deing
made to push the work of construc-
tion as rapidly as possible, and they
hope soon to have trains making yegu-
lar trips to Perry.

Are you keeping up with"Ten Ijights
in a Bar Room," now running ini The'
Tallahasseean? This is one of th most
thrilling, heart-touching stories, ever
written, and it will repay your to iead it
carefully. The boy or girl who Writ,.(s
the best short sketch of the characters
in the story wilf receive a five dollar
gold piece.
Jadge'Whitfield this week received
application for a marriage license for.
a young lady of Leon county and a
young man of Wakulla county.- Un-
fortunately for the hopes and aspira-
tions of the young couple, the parents
of the bride-to-be had already notlfle.1
the judge not to issue the license, and
the wedding has been postponed for a

There is no more agonizing trouble
than piles. The constant itching and
burning make life intolerable. No po-
sition is comfortable. The torture is
unceasing. DeWitt's Witch Hazel
Salve cures piles at once. For skin dis-
eases, cuts, burns, bruises, all kinds
of wounds it is unequalled. J. 8.

his wife say "Mrs. and Mrs. Brown
spent Sunday in Tallahassee." If you
say they "Sundayed," why not say
"Thursdayed," "Fourth of Julyed,"
"Juned," or "Thanksgivinged?" It is
hardly necessary to say "Sunday morn-
ing at 11 a. m.," or "Dr. Rush, M. D."
If the word "morning" is used, "p. m."
is superfluous, and if you begin with
"Dr." don't end with "M. D."
OUR old friend, Mr. B. Bassett, form-
erly of Tallahassee, is now one of Pun-
ta Gorda's leading merchants. Mr.
Bassett evidentnly believes in the use
of printer's ink, as he has an ad in the
Punta Gorda Herald. Yet a look at that
same ad will convince any one that he
is not giving the proper attention to
this branch of his business, as he is
still advertising holiday goods.. A word
to the wise is sufficient-that ad ought
to be changed every week.
A movement is on foot in Tallahas-
see to organize a stock company for the
purpose of publishing a military jour-
nal. The paper will contain sixteen
pages, and will be issued monthly. It
will be known as the Southern Guards-
man, devoted to the interests of the
organized militia of the South. The
company will have a capital stock of
$2,500, divided into shares of $10 each.
Enough stock has already been sub-
scribed to insure the success of the un-

"Along the Kennebec," a play de-
picting the humorous side of rural life
in New England, was presented at the
Academy of Music yesterday afternoon
at matinee, and last night. The play
is full of laughable situations, and was
well received by the audience at both
%Verformances, each character evoking
applause that was well merited. The
musical specialties by Miss Carrie Her-
rick and other members of the com-
pany deserve special mention. The
songs were catchy, the music harmon-
ious and well rendered.-Macon (Ga.)
Telegraph, anuary 28. At the opera
house in Tallahassee February 14th.

When Itves Were Cheap.
In the prison of Luxembourg one of
Fouquier Tinvile's agents could only
make up 17 convicts out of the list of
18 which had been given him. "I want
one mor be said. He asked the first
muspect wbd passe4 by his name and on
2----a- 4 *4 84 U .. 8 -8 n "

Why Sbe Was Mad.
One morning in kindergarten a wee
mite of womanhood had been trying to
attract the teacher by every resource
of which she was capable without di-
rectly saying she had something to telL
Finally the young girl went over and
sat beside her, whereupon little Rachel
flounced her skirts, puckered up her
forehead and, clinching her hand, ex-
claimed. "Oh. dear, but I'm mad!"
The teacher was surprised, for Ra-
chel had seemed to be laboring under
a delightful secret. "And why is little
Miss Sunshine angry?" asked the in-
"Well, everybody was mad at our
house this morning. Mamma scolded
Sister Jane, and auntie scolded -mam-
ma, and papa said, 'Oh, darn!' and left
the table, so I guess I can be cross too!"

Panacea Springs

Thirty-six miles south of Tal-
lahassee, on the C. T. & G. rail-
road. These well-known springs
can boast of the

Finest Quail Shooting

In this part of the State-14 to
15 coveys in one day being no
exception. The numerous lakes,
which are now low, furnish
magnificent trolling for

Speckled Trout,

Black Bass, Bream,

Pickerel, etc. Fine duck and
goose shooting when weather
is suitable. Write or telegraph
and tram car will meet train.

E. W. EPPES, Manager,
The Best Prescrlptlo for Malaria
Chills and Fever is a bottle of Giova' s TAWST
Las CHI"L TowMC. It is simply iron and aunine


The Hunting Season

Is here, and hunters can find
a full line of Guns, Revolvers,
Knives, Cartridges and Sport-
ing Goods at our store.

carry a
line of
and are

Hardware, Stoves
Heaters, Ranges, and all kinds
of Cooking Utensils. Get a Wil-
son Heater for your bath room.
By its use you are made comfor-
table, and the danger from sick-
ness entirely removed.

f is Co.

F. C. Corsets

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We have
them in all
styles and
shapes to it
ever figure,
and every
corset is sold
under this
most liberal
W arrant-
"Money re-
funded after
four weehs'

The Cypress Lumber Co.,



Cypress Shingles, Doors, Sash and 1inds,

Mouldings and Interior finish of all descriptions;
We are prepared to fill orders on short notice
Write for prices.

Cypress Tanks and Vats a Specialty.
^^ a i a iL gPL


- The best thing on earth is an
"Oyster Supper at Gregory's Res-
taurant. If you want the best of
:oysters raw, stewed, fried, or on
:the half shell, let us serve you.
,We offer the selected from the
:most desirable fields. We watch
Ithe oysters and watch our stock.
SThe oysters are always fresh and

The City Restaurfnt,

iH. L. GREGORY, Prop.

We are strictly "in it,' "
And what we want is to have you join the procession and derive your iare of: the
benefitsthat accrue fromp constant dealing wish us. We do not belite in one's




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