The Florida weekly advocate
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Title: The Florida weekly advocate
Alternate Title: Advocate
Alternate title: Florida semi-weekly advocate
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Physical Description: Newspaper
Language: English
Publisher: Texas R. Hodges
Place of Publication: Starke Fla
Creation Date: March 18, 1898
Frequency: weekly[may 26, 1898-<1900>]
weekly[ former -jan. 27, 1898]
semiweekly[ former feb. 1-may 17, 1898]
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Newspapers -- Bradford County (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
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Spatial Coverage: United States -- Florida -- Bradford -- Starke
Coordinates: 29.947222 x -82.108056 ( Place of Publication )
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General Note: Description based on: Vol. 4, no. 21 (Jan. 27, 1898).
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- ,= VOLUME IV. .#, .! STARKE, FLORIDA MARCH 18, 1898. NUMBER 36. '

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__ c, Official Directories. COUNTY HAPPENINGS Mrs. Mary Park Has rented This shows that the

.V.. .-. her residence and will soon SPAIN GETS SAUCY.Files while president, FLORIDAMATTERS. .
f' STATE. preparing vigorously for .
-- leave" for the North.where she .
Governor. Win. D. Bloxham. I TEMS OF LOCAL AND GENERAL warfare, is praying to avoid

Secretary of State, J. L. Crawford. I INTEREST. foes to place her son, Eddie, in an Objection to thisCountry's one, if possible. EVENTS AND TOPICS OF THE
Comptroller U. Reynolds. WEEK.
I school.
'rrra''urcr. J. B. Wbltfield.AttorneyGeneral leaned by Our Able Regular Correspondents. War Preparations This same senator said : ,

.II Commissioner of Agriculture, Win. Lamar.! B. Mrs. Mary Cheves, of Fer-' "The president will maintainthe Gathered From Our State".EzcRaa ges. '. ,.
Wbmbweil.Superiutehdent. Hampton. nandina, who has been visitingher honor of the country and 1tt.
of Public Instruction '
W. N. Sheats. Mrs. Seales, of Macon, Ga., daughter, Mrs. S. J. Ken- Late War News as Furnished by insist upon full reparation for Large shipments of tomatoes

,.. ;, SUPREME COURT. is visiting| her son, Mr. ,yo G. nard; Jr., returned home on the Metropolitan Press. the Mainedisaster, incidentalto will be made from Sanibel soon.
Justice, R. F.
Justices, Milton H. Mubray, F. B Seal es. Thursday. WASHINGTON, March 16.- recognizing the independenceof The crop is in fine shape. 1t '--";'' ,

',,- Carter. Miss Maggie Aytes is Cuba. I do not think he The State convention '
.. COUNTY. very Miss Sallie Coulter is the Spain has protested against our o
> State Senator, A. Crosby. sick but we hope for her speedy! proud owner of a handsome naval display in Cuba waters will be swerved from this, the County School Superintendentatmet "..
Representatives, L. I). Wall and E.
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I*. Ward. recovery. enamelled and gold clock pre and has asked what our pre- main. issue, but I do expect to in annual session at Jacksonville
/ ; Tax Collector. J. C. Byrd see him secure Cuban independence
Tax Assessor, W. J, Enner ou. Mr. A. C. Burden and :Mrs. seated by her brother, ,'4T. R. parations mean. The protest Wednesday.

Treasurer E. S. Mattliewa.: Clark went to Waldo on busi- Coulter. was the outcome of .the first without war. How, The attempt to extract tannic -
Clerk of Circuit Court, Col. W. F. I don't know
do I think
- "" Weeks.Sinriff. ness Wednesday. The lovers of flowers would official visit of Senor Polay nor acid from palmetto roots i is
S. B.Denmark. he.does at this time.
County Surveyor, R. F. Ensey. :Mr. Arthur Borring, one oWaldo's f enjoy a great treat' by visiting Bernarbe 1 10 the state department siad to have proved a failure
Superintendent of Public Instruc- since his'reception there. COURT OB INQUIRY RETURNED and the
tion,.F.D. tsbell. handsome young.men, the: handsome gardens of Mesdames factory up at Astorhas

County Judge, J. R. Richard. was in town Tuesday.. { G. W. Strickland and Assistant Secretary of State FROM HAVANA. shut down.
Justice of this Peace for. DistrictNo. KEY WtST March
Day declined to definite 16.-The
6, Geo. A. 'Gardiner.CfUUtyCommiBsiouereJu. Mesdames Herbert S. J. Kennard, Jr. give a The Board of Public Works
arrival of the court of ,
< ": Tum- response to the Spaniard regarding inquiry
hn, Dr. E. A. Todd, M. N. Blautqn, Darlington and Rawlins werevisitors Mr. DeWitt Ellis, of Jacksonville l the cotinued of from Havana on the Mangrove of Tampa, have on hand in
J. J. Crews, D. W. to Starke Sat rday. was in town Sunday. spar vessels in Cuban waters today was not unexpected, but $240,000 to be used in im-

Look out boys Don't let a the extreme which proving the city. This sum' ,
Mayor, A. T.. von Kirn. Rev. Holbrook preached at but in reply to the question as mystery has. should
Clerk. Gt-orge Gardiner. the Christian church Saturday Jacksonville boy out-wit you to why we were buying warships surrounded -the-behavior of its make Tampa very at-
Assessor: '1'. \\ Sweat. tractive. .
Treasurer, E. P. Duncan. .. night' Sunday and Sunday alnight. carry off the prize. in foreign waters he said, members during the day is in
Night Marshal\ Policy, J. P.J Jlennet N. Joms. ,i Miss Genie LaFontisee left as far I can learn : strong contrast with their for- The Pensacola News very.

Aldermen, F. R. Morgan, Edward Mr.\ Walter Griffin has on Thursday for her home in "We are purchasing war vessels mer conduct when at Key correctly says : "Croakers are
aiiddletun, J. M. Tniby, N. W. Hack-> purchased -
ett aud J; \Y. Hicks. the store and Gainesville. She will soon in foreign waters to take West. A member of the court qpt as long:lived as the suffering
JIll barber shop combined of R. L. leave for New York where she the place of the battlespip that i who, after stipulating that his people think. If you want

; Church Directory. Cherry. expects to spent the-summer. was' lost in foreign waters." name should be suppressed, :. to live a long and happy: life,

"Presbyterian, no pastor at present. No one believes here for a said : "I do not'know whetherwe don't croak. ,
Prayermeeth" Wednesday Quite a jolly crowd of There is to be a Christian
... ... eveuluRjilToMock.every Sunday school Pound young Endeavor social at, the residenceof moment that Spain's demand will hold a session, but I Quite a fire qccured at Jasper
every Sunday morning at 9 o'clock. people enjoyed a Party that withdraw suppose we will." :
we ships
Saturday between -
Mr. morning
and 1
r Jim Hall' on
the home of
at Mr. and
Baptist>Rev..G. T. bt.ltner, pastor.fierviceir Mrs. from Havana will be met. It Among naval officials and and 2 o'clock. The
every'2ud andtill! Sunday. A. C. Burden last Friday eve- Friday evening. All, and dry goods
has become evident here that others it is generally believed
rrnyermeetiJjg- 1'hnrsdayeven- house of Mrs. Wheatley
especially the editor of the cornerof
1,1(,;; at 7 o'clock.t Sunday school every !nlug.o '. the prediction made in these that the court of inquiry has Street
Sunday morning ut !U) :3J o'clock. FLORIDA ADVOCATE are in- Hateley and West '
Mrs. Darlington returned, to I dispatches by XJuesada that come to the definite conclusionthat Central Avenue : set
Uetb1>::1ist.ne\. A. llendry, pas- I vited. was on fire
." S iviudeveY Sunday, mornfur. her summer home .In Melrose Spain would try to delay matters the explosion was external, by some miscreant incendiary.The .
'J:'; and evening Prayernifetiug ev Tuesday'after a pleasant visit Misses Mamie and Addie further and the. court is now only 'and
l.'rV duc8day evening at 7 u'el {ck.Hutiday by more promisesof goods were
4 : HchonevSry Sunday uiorniug'al to- her .daughter, Mrs.\ R. W., Ennis left on Thursday for autonomy, were well founded. busied over minor technical deal destroyed But tire said, .

I' Uttvioclock.Episcopal. Cameron. their home in Braidentown. There is now hardly any tails. however, to be f ull s,'insured.

..' l, It 4.wilr.gylnx n-'F. n.. IJoleman This greatly bereaved family Several other buildings 'were '
; rin *Services Mrs. Joe Griffin has doubt that the new minister'sspecial
; : :Charge. every returned I England's also bu>ned and the loss was
have the Sympathy.
: nd and'4th ;;auday afiernO'a. 3-CO' sympathy of the en-
from a pleasant trip to relatives mission to country large to the fact
i<..-. clock 8undy bchooi every Sunday tire their There last very owing
'community in recent was Friday a remarkable
i"'"K sderno'on' at-: 0' locl\:. in Georgia, accompanied d is to secure our co-operation i ina that many of them were note
Christian, "no pastor at- pre=ent.Pravermeeting by her sister, Miss Nannie Lee. sorrow.A new autonomy scheme for demonstration in th insured at all. '.t
every Wednesday house of commons of the
tsve'luijftt 7 ti cloCk.::' Sunday tchool; I The :young people afe glad*to cake walk at the Waldo Cuba. strong A Weii'd.Abyss.-
every Sunday morning at '0:30 o'- House was one of the treats The Sanish minister's British sympathy for the United
.. have :Miss\ "Nannie back in their enjoyed request
.cluct States in its A wehxLcave located about
,.. social circle again. ){ by the society people of for the United States to with- complication withSpain. /
.." 'Mr. Herbert Valentine twelve miles southwest of
,# Lodges. our town last week. Mr. Fountain draw our ships from Havanais "
The following named peopleenjoyed Duncombe had determined Starke, in Bradford count
StarKc: Lodgoo..H: ;l K of P. meets : Holmes and lady being the 5 based on this plan. The to v.

.every Thursday 7 p.II> m. a party at the home of fortunate. ones in bearing off I United States is informed that
Y \V.:E. DUKCAX, .C, C, Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Cason Saturday the the of whether it were not advisableto visit it every year. It hag
J. R. DAVIS/K I oMl. and S. prize. presence battleships in ill
.* .. evening: MesdamesChieves use the British fleet to de its gosts, ect., legends and irs:
., Bradford T..odgeo.. 42, I F. & A. M., Conner One more defender of our Cuban ports is a hinderance to '
meeting cn Thursday before the Redd, Knigh in fend the coast of the United romances. A name has near
Spain out
3rd Sunday 7 p. m. and Miss Ilettie Wynn, anc i "Stars and Stripes" has come program States against hostile attack by been given the cave. Bradford
MAL1'1tCttsV. M. of
W. F. perfecting .
v,'. N. MEACIUM Sec. Messrs.\ S. F. Conner, *L. A among i us and is stopping with any other power. The honorable county people, refer 1.0 it as

May Lodge No. 10, 1. O. O.F.,meetse Wynn, L. P. Wynn, LacyI I his: parents, Mr. and Mrs. Geo. official replies of this country I- member was prevailed upon "the sink.." Had Wellington
to these
\' Tuesday: 7:$: O in.L Granger. Spain had best take : requests have not.yet > .
\ r.y p. Wynn, Vernon Jones, J. J. not to his'question as i it Irving visited} the place th1
IV. KicxuiKlt: PH. G. been made but it is not ..
W. N.. MEACOAM, Sec :McCrannie, R. 1v. Rawlins, W in her colors when such as would clearly*}iav been injudicious j L- would* have written ninny interesting ;.,.
thought that they will be suchas
r: ,- II. Jones and A. A. JJurden. young Me. comes upon the but members pages coi:6crnfnp; : ,"
to propitiate further many. it The '
or is almost
.*jjf. PROFESSIONAL DIRECTORYt It was given in honor of lies scene. flocked about him % cave round
I to assure and is in the form ''
j jeopardize( the' interests of the of a funnel. -
.-- _- =I t i dames Redd and Chi} eves, of> ] Prof. Ellis, with his efficient Cuban insurgents. him that.they favorexi the policyhe It is two hundred and tenJeott ,;.. -
': .: J.L. GASKINS. D. Fernaudina. assistants, Misses LaFontiseeand suggested. What made the. across the month and is estimated .

"' ...PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON \' nldo. Place, Wednesday ANOTHER SHIP BOUGHT incident the more ..remarkablewas to be eighty feet i iti'

L STARK, FLA.,0111ccataaelcta'sDrugstore." Mr. and Mrs. Todd have- closed a most successful term[ In pursuance of the expressed that the question did not diameter the water sixty surface.feet Its below, 'nf1

;, of the Public School with determination of the come from a Radical depthis
",- moved into their new home. an presi or even a unfathomable. A walk a-'

'* interesting and amusing Pro dent yesterday to continuepreparations Liberal. bout eight inches \ude i extend S'.
,., L. SCOTT M. D., ', Invitations ; :
A out to danceat
ii are a ;
gram followed by speechesfrom for war, Secretary Herbert Valentine Ducombeis all around the cave at a point

Wj i if.. 1:PHYSICIAN AND .SURGEONSTAKKK ,-,VF the Hall on Thursday eve- Messrs. Trowbridge, Pet- Long has practically closed the a Conservative of the Conservatives two feet above the water, and-

'" '-, FLA. ,ning.Miss ..' tit, Perry, Revs. Branning and deal for another vessel. The ,- a. born aristocrat it, tradition has it that ghosts

b-; OflBce at Gl. 1n's Dru;Store. Leila Sparkman has Mickler\ } and Dr. Colson, after vessel in question is the the son of.an earl. His partyis ; Two promenade subterranean thereon at night. .

been on the sicklistbutisrauchi : which the exercises were closed Mayflower a steam builtby in and he of the sreams supply 4'
1' L TEwAn, M.D, I IIW' ... yacht power 13 one the cave with R arcs. On

}J( -'EYE, EAR, NOSE AND THROAT'' im by singing ." Prof. Orden Gilette. Its deck is most influential of the youngermembers one side of the cave is a natural .
: ST ARKS, .FLA. :Miss Annie, Coulter is spending .!. Ellis with was presented by his pu protected and it is one, of the ofparliament.One footway leading down gently
two beautiful
.' ) a few days with Mrs. G. W.'. pils volurans three fast yachts in the world. might have expectedHenry forty feet to a level Basement
Office at Storka Drug Co. of Not only the
poems. patrons about six by eight feet, where
"":J. I Strickland. but all the citizens hope It will be fitted out as a torpedodispatch Laboucher to ask such :a dinner parties are held by ,.

Ii rpATE POWELL, M D., There .K a5. an excursion on to have the same teachers for> boat. This will make question as this son of a British visitors.

s 15 PHYSICIAH AND SURGEON,"o Thursday- to Melrose by the another year. three vessels purchased outrightby earl wanted, to press upon the The walls of the cave are a

f?-f: STARKE: 1 1.1.Orer steamer Alert. **'; the government in one week. government, but coming as it 'calcareous clay to a ,depth of

v* thirty years experience in Diseases,,ot The World-Herald says : "It[ Jn addition to this Secretary did from the representative of eighty feet.,where the limestone
,. '':\ Wozseu. Drug vo npany.r : a class which is supposed to be
; r ill! we are glad to know is, States had been represented at throwing gunboat Nic h plateau and a pine forest sur -
,..- 1'.fJtDR.. reported better. Madrid L- .prejudiced against us and our rounds it. How long it has/ex/
J.0.rfaYNE3.DENTIST by Firzhugh Lee in 18- theroy, which can be closedas form of government, it indicatesa isted is not known.
We are, glad to see Mr. W. 73,. when the Virginias affair
.i' soon as hostilities i In-
"' seem feeling ,favorable to us in a If all the stories told concerning
:*,"1.;::.\nKE> ---.l.-.f 1 -,"","}LQnIJ:r,,' ?A'.f';,.t''' D. Seller, who has been quitesick occurred, it ,is almost a certainty evitable. quarter where we have often it be true it ia,the scene of *

.oJ j, *:"r e'tbeltirlcted Office: at resSdeaca l':1iales.4y oafioutfc bv mean:Street ofioyal. ':, : out again. that. it would not now ,be The president has endorsedthe I been told iC'waslast to be looked many murders and ia haunted

... reasoaable nath'-Ue: !(charges.AH kluds of UentaVworkdoa J ** *, ".*: At 1_ The many friends of Mrs.5QjjBr necessary. to appropriate $50,- purchase of the Mayflowerand ,! for. ''* by the spirits of its tlend. One
There is no doubt, whatever, story is that a man many years*
for '
\ : Emiis will be glad to I 0.00,000 hurried: has
preparations Secretary Long ordered
OS. SUGG.. : that in the threw his wife
*" -**-*.* jf for with event of war with ago into the pin
know the
S 'vin. war decrepitdons.
the boat to to' :
ox Iff ttorIley and Counsellor at Las., ."< : ;' That Virginius nffairgaye proceed New Spain or any other foreign.power during a fit of jealousy. Another
Mrs. 'V:;,ri';' ej$let has add cJ the dons York at-once.. .. *.I we would have the moral one is that afore owner:
-.,. ; impressionthat f
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.:iJ'?,;. to i her nlrfeady. attractive: cclection l- the United States wouldsubmit PRESIDENT READY TO .ACT." ;.71 'support of England and there attempted to drown> a negress '
.. rove.,t IlesdJenco on Cherry Street. l of>
  • to ',:;,! !isrgood: reason to believe that in slave and that she draped; him
    t andsoinepalm. a ything-rathe: :than
    4i- c's flQifcersjj& *'. : run the': risk of : The president is quoted by'a : cage of need we would have her in with her. It is said that
    i. \ 3ST. : engaging i in .
    R"EZSE CIVIL ENGINEEIt&UNtYSURVEYOR. war." senator today as saying:' 1[ practical assistance.-Atlanta, Indian lovers made it their

    \I' Mrs. Johnnie|Ufcrgan, of "I would rather see my a s- 1 I Journal. trysting place and that many

    :.; .. : ': i Starke, is on a risltxt11ier par I C.4.STOB.X.A.: ministration an ignomeniousfailure Judge James Bell has been squaws were pitched into,the ''.
    ProftSs' +.l "Drawlas.: Ulue Prlntto: :! ,Estiwork -', ',. Bean K'fld Ym Hfl8 Allan BfligfctLr. : !: abyss by their husband%whpn ;
    tnzteF or furnl teoa tP1Ict3;...* eiits/\Rev.; andBraniiir.g > Mrs. j : ; S$, cC8 r** t, than that it should be appointed: !}postmaster at Gainesville. they could- not agree: :!-Meo .

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    Atoocate "Limbless Cotton." Growth of Tobacco Inter- Beauty 1* Blood Deep.
    emlee ekly Clean blood ,means-a clean .sk n. No ,
    .The .farmer est in Florida. beauty without it. Ciscarets,Candy Cathartic '
    averge .:.. ', ',. '- '
    clean your blood and keeR it clean by
    PUBLISHED. TUESDAY: AND FRIDAYS studying how lie can improve From a Philadelphia stirring up the lazy:liver and driving all imparities -
    paperof from the bodv. Begin today to
    -ATSTARKE. his seed or stock, and he is, reGent date, ,sent TIS by,H. C. banish-pimples, boila, blotches, blackheads nlwaiAmm ueiupm nonax -'C"
    FLORIDA. and that sickly bilious complexion by taking 1'8'-, 0' R'II
    therefore often the
    too vicl im
    Yezey, of that city, we find Cascarete,-beauty for ten cents. All drug- .
    of swindler gists;satisfaction guaranteed, lOc,25c,50c.
    some witha
    Entered at the po&tofflce at StarkeFlorida. rascally the following statement of ,
    SB second-class mail matter. worthless patent' or so called Secretary Wilson, of the I tJ1J1iu jNnx For Infants and Children. ,t
    For JOB WORK ,
    Try us ,
    ONE DOLLAR A YEAR. wonderful seeds which will pro- Agricultural department concerning '

    duce magic crops. ,The latest his recent visit to The Kind You Have.
    TEXAS K. HODGES is .
    a limbless cotton, the seedsof Florida :

    EDITOR AND PROPRIETOR which are sold at fabulous "The most striking.develop I4I Always Bought; !

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    prices. ment I found in Florida was V.C A e gctablcPrcparationforAsslihilating *

    ,Advertising: Rates.Our The ,Home and Farm advises the! growth of the tobacco in- I 1 1 the oodandile ula- the'Signaturi
    aodBawels of Bears
    advertising rates will b* as reasonableas farmers:to beware of$his cotton, terest. Within the last few .1 Ung thfcS t tomachs /Mtt ......
    consistent with' keeping up a good news PAfffs 1
    paper.. It is the purpose of the, publisher to though the wanrning comes too years 40,000 Cubans have come [ I 1 I )\ tr
    issue: a clean attractive newspaper with only late to save thousands who from their native .
    such a proportion of advertisements as will over country, THE STYLISH PATTERN. Aftistic. A fum.CbeelrW'neSSandHestContaInsnei ,
    insure that all will be seen and read and none have already been humbug- many of whom have been lifelong t Fashionable. OriginaL Perfect- Promotes .,.:
    burled behind a mass of others. Rates will As ? Fitting. Prices 10 and 15'Wllba.i 7 ] of .. j,
    be uniform and will be made known on appli ged. an introductory a ] tobacco growers, curers None higher. None better at any price Ai OpiunEMorptwie norlteral.ApcrfectRemedy ,
    cation. lengthy! article the Some reliable merchant sells them fa NARC OTIC. '
    exposing and cigar makers, who under- XT OT .
    t, nearly every city cr town. Ask for T I.
    "'" unwarranted claims for this stood the art from the plantingof A them,or they can be had by mail from AV -.-
    The small-pox is on the increase ffl either New York
    cotton that .. us or Chicago. ; A'UlJSfN17'ZnLJ'J
    paper says : the seed to the marketing of
    -* in ? Stamps: taken. Latest Fashion Sheet 7 -
    Kentucky. At Mid- "In the last issue of Home A sent receipt cf cent A
    the cig'tr. The Americans upon one to. paypage. .aYt
    dlesboro 70 new cases and-400 verdict J. ,- ,..:.-_ .. .. f_ marRod.w ..- %
    and Farm the of
    we gave caught on' to the business Mere-l The
    suspects were reported Monday. the Experiment Station of rapidly. I sd6lrs #
    very MSCALIS81i a- .
    It is said that the Pope wantsto Georgia upon the various The state statistics show that K1 d

    arbitrate the trouble Between claims put forward in behalf. of tlje Cubans sold last year 160- i I forConslipalion. In ,

    a limbless cotton. It will be Brightest ladies' magazine published. Stomach.Diarrhoea,,
    that the Sour
    000,000 cigars and
    the United States and Spain. Invaluable for the hcme. Fashions of
    Y recalled that the departmentsaid _, the day Home Literature, Household _, WonnsConvulsionsJeverish-
    sales of tobacco in all forms Yo H
    The Pope don't care to see war i Hints, Fancy Work, Current Topics, i ness andlfOSS. OF SLEEP. U av e
    and he is right. they had been able to brought Cubans$13,000,000.The Fiction,all for only 50 cents a year,In- Nr-
    obtain after considerpble difficulty cluding free pattern, your own selec',. Simile Signature ofa49z
    United States still pay i tion any time. Send two 2-cent stamps i'

    The state department has received a small quantity of seed to Cuba, Sumetra, Mexico and- for sample copy. Address REW YORK. Always- .

    notice from Consul Gen- of unquestioned purity. Their other, countres $17,000,000 for : THE McCALL COMPANY, :

    eral Lee at Havana of the deathof conclusion is that it is not tobacco. This the Floridian is. t 'J42-J46 West Hth: Street,Nsw Yor:. t .4
    J59 Fifth Avenue
    r Chicago. _
    Mrs. Thurston, wife of Senator entirely limbless; that the fiber reaching out for. Notwithstanding L- .. .ee<>,,4 e CI JORIA

    Thurston, of Nebraska. is good, but nothing extra- the people get 160- ,- "- EXACT copy ur WAEPEB, '
    ordinary; that it is not remarkably cigars annually from
    000,000 // .

    Uncle Sam has bought two strong; that it is not Florida scarcely such a thingis The. i@rllAimtnllilla .,_ ,_,'.__n_ _'-r._ 'iJi.QiH' ,..;.r :;""';;";" THE-_CLriTAUM:,-.",-:':- 'COMPANY."__. ", New..' .YO"'-- CITY.FOR :.. ,

    warships from the Brazilian one and a half inches long; thatit to be found on the marketas

    government. They are being is not the most prolific cottonin a Florida cigar. They all I

    completed in England and will the world ; on the contrary, come north under the Havana \ i!. -

    be brought over to this countryin that of twenty-one varieies name." w I

    a few weeks. tested this ranks tenth.."

    If seeds were purchased only Special Notice. !IDlCJ I@ nSlPOR SS JOB PRINTIG.FIRSTCLA I

    The postoffice appropriation from reliable houses buyers ..
    The office of the FLORIDA SEMIWEEKLY ,.
    .bill which came up for con- could always khow just what ADVOCATE is now equippedfor v BRING YOUR Yv'OUK TO THE OFFICE OF THE

    sideration in the house Tuesday they had.-Exchange. first-class job printing as it tfl 0

    I contains an item of $150- r has never been before. "VVe have tflWill
    000 for rural free delivery;r.!.[,. ,during A Great Industrial ConflictFrom : added to its equipment in this department -I, FLORIDA 1 SEMI-WEEKLY'S\ ? ADVOCATE. .

    the. ..next fiscal :.yeaiy the Washington Posf new presses, new type, .
    '" The coming century is to be and a line of stationary suitable Answr, .. -

    .' The Government has increased remarkable for an intense industrial to any kind of work. We can.
    I -
    ,its reward, for information conflict between the print' anything required"and.guar Any WE' PRINT .

    that will lead to the atrest and most advanced*< nations. It has antee to turn out work that will Question! ... ... .

    conviction of the murderers of already begun between Germany please the most fastidious and you CAIIDS, r' .. TAGS,

    the colored postmaster and his and England, and the critical of patrons. Don't send ,. may CIJECKS, I : '., LABELS,
    elsewhere for work, but giveus Ask 1 t. TICKETS r.. ;, : ... BLANKS
    child, at Lake City, S. C., to obvious gains of the former are your f) Q l : : ,
    an opportunity to show ENVELOPES, .CIRCULVRS
    you ,
    $1,500 in each case and has
    ascribed chiefly to her systemof
    we can give you qualityand ,
    put some of the.best detective industrial education. The StandardAmerican
    prices. i LETTER HEADS
    talent in the employ of the i
    has established
    government 1 1r
    4 ETC. ETC. ETC.
    Postoffice Department and of and it maintains, trade schoolsin *' .

    thd Department of Justice to every section for the special ASTORIA *' Annual. WE MENTION THE IMPORTANT _

    work on the case. training of future workmen. For-Infanta and Children. /Skilled/' Printers" ; .

    The Kind You Have Always Bought REQUISITESTO -
    Reports on the work of these, .
    The total number of office- Good
    schools and reports from British Bears theSignature =rBI25g .
    holders Jm the civil service of .
    consuls as to the enterprise of of Presses
    the country .is .178,717. The German manufacturing agents *!GOOD WORK: i!. ,

    aggregate salaries amount to Ready Jan. 1, 1898, Type:

    $90,589,827.{) The classsfied list seeking new markets have It is only in some emergency, On All News Stands. \"A1l(1

    of officeholders numbers 87,108 raised almost a passion for in- or in anticipation of one, that \
    .. dustrial training in England. .::J1J&V c w*w-*w*v*w*v7 JI .. .
    ]leaving in the unclassified list the American people are apt to \Iiik.aS9 r ,
    It is urged that in the matter of what be Larger, Better, More Complete i
    91,609, of which number about.. see great powers may .'
    machinery, no nation can have in the hands of theirchief Than Ever.
    fourth-class lodged WE HAVE ALL
    60,000 are post'masters. THESE. EfEff: ; :

    Those figures are any permanent advantage; and executive, powers which ,
    ": "Tb r'st widely{ sold Annual Rlj'1r-
    that while English workmenare *
    exceed those of single "
    furnished by the civil cervice any Rue Book and Political Manual pubtettd.
    '. Commission at Washington.Our superior. to the German for public officer in other lands, Wa Solicit a Trial Order Satisfaction Guaranteed.

    the moment, it is because they and only supassed in the THE WORLD '
    are Office in Postoffice Building Call and See Us-
    Government has bought have been better paid, a condi- case of autocratic sovereigns.New Pulitzer Buildina. New York. ,
    ..-. the two first-class armored tion that cannot continue when York Timas. i

    I cruisers bnilt in England for the rivalry for cheapness of P B BIGGEST OFFER YET DO YOU WRITE 1 i

    Brazil. One of them is finished production becomes sharper. Hot luncheons have been e e"..... oe IF SO WRITE 'RIGHT

    and ready for sea. The other. Therefore, the tide of battle served for three years in the THE FLORIDA WEEKLY ADVOCATE ,

    1t is nearing completion. "We will turn in favor of the nation public schools of Boston. Thus AND -

    *must get them out of British best whose special'''workmen training.have -had the far there has been a deficit of THE TWICE-A-WEEZ !!

    waters before any declaration $300 each year. New kinds of DETROIT, FREE PRESS i '

    ..... of war is made on either side or 1 How's This? food are being introduced and
    we can never get them out at We offer One,Hundred'Dollars tried all the time, and it is felt .
    FOR ONLY $1.OO.
    all. But. the foresight which Reward for auy case of Catarrh that the undertaking is not yet '
    has dictated their purchase will that cannot be cured by Hall's past its.experimental stage. Introduction. Its many special articles by : ,- .,' ;
    noted writers have given it a worid-wide repu :
    pretty certainly secure their Catarrh Cure. tation. In 'bhorW U is one of the cleanest :
    brightest and best papers published. No
    sailing before it i is too late. F. X CHENEY & CO., Props., Tetter, Salt-Rheum and Eczema. its pains present or expense high standard.will be spared in keeping up. -_ .. /,. .>...

    Toledo, 0. The intense itching and smarting,incident Remember, thnt by "taking advantage: .+...,4
    to these diseases,instantly allayed this combination! you pet 52 copies of THE a .
    Alas! my new umbrella We, the undersigned have and FLORIDA WEEKLY ADVOCATE,and 104 copies : /
    by applying Chamberlain's Eye of THE FREE PKESS 156 papers for only 1.00. I -
    Iniss it with a sigh, .the day I known :F. J. Cheney for the last 15 Skin Ointment. Many very bad cases am Sub-Agent for Bradford and Surrounding .'-
    have been cured by it. It
    permanently *
    rashly bought it .a friend was years, and believe him perfectly is equally efficient for itching piles anda A 500-PAGE BOOK FREE. Counties for this Celebrated

    standing:: !Next in honorable in all business 'trans- favorite remedy for sore nipples, THE FREE
    by. day chapped hands, chilblains, frost bites PRESS Typewriter.Can't .
    .. rained; he borrowed it, to be actions, and financially able to and chronic sore eyes. 25 cts.per box. Annual Year Book'and almanac for. 1898.

    ... returned that night, butsince, carry out any obligations. .'! made by Dr. Cady's Condition. Powders, are CORRECT, ,CGKCJSE, CCKFETL I Sell You One ? T. R. HODGES, .
    that their firm. just what a horse needs when in bad OVER 20,000 COPIES OF 1897
    moment it hasn'tblessed
    condition. Tonic, blood and
    WEST & TRUAX, Wholesale Druggists purifier -
    my sight. He lent itto '- Tennifuffe. They are not food but CENTS EACH.An .., .
    "'- Toledo, O. to accurate and superior Book of -
    medicine and the best in use put a Referencet t "-
    a neighbor's wife and in- that tells all want to -
    to you yon
    condition. Price 25
    '.. WALDIXG, KINNAN & MARVIN, horse in prime will not be a useless page in it. Practical I .
    ,crease my woe, she lent it to the nts per package. Educator and Hand Book of Encyclopedic Information CANDY :,
    Wholesale : Toledo Ohio.
    Druggist, on subjects Statistical Official. r
    minister and its still the Historical Political and-Agricultural;likewise J Ja t' 3
    .}z upon Hall's Cattarrh Cure is taken Don't Tobacco Spit and Smoke Tour life lira?. Book of Religious Fact and general!"r.J.cUI[I CATHARTIC
    lIe lent it To tobacco and be car Directions on everyday affairs of Office, I t
    go. to a student ) quit easily forever mar
    internally, acting directly, upon. netic..full ot life nerve and vigor take No-To- Home and Farm. "
    who lent it to a friend, and the blood and mucous surfaces of Bat the sonde,worker, that makes weak men scribing A copy immediately of this book and will sending be sent 15 to cents all sub-cd-<'.
    '" the sttong. All druggists SOc or II. Cure guaran ditional for mailing makjog$1.151n
    kill its system. ,Price 75c. per bottle.. expenses
    going going, gone; Iwonder teed.. Dooklet and sample free. Address all. The.book will be published about December -
    Sold by:,all Druggists. Testimonialsfree. Sterling Remedy Co., Chicago or New York. 25, 1837. Copies of the book will be sent. I Ito I -
    where 'twill end. But all taking advantage of this offer as soon
    after above d ,.Ible. -- t .;
    ate as po=;: ; CURE CONSTIPATION.iL t
    .through the cloud .of borrowersone Halljs Family Pills are the best. Educate Your Howels With C'aliraNUo Do.not delay but take Advantage of this re .
    Candy Cathartic, cure constipation forerer.10s. markable liberal offer which we make for a -*' .
    ray of hope I.see perhaps C.A.S: cB.I.A.: : .23c. It C CC..,fan! ,druggists, refund money.: limited with the time pnbil only hers., by Remember special arrangements we send both I .. w

    1 may be lucky, and it will be Beer the The f Kind> Yon Han Atears!Ba! fct":t paper a full year for tl.OO. and you can havea 10 ALL
    , To Care Constipation Forever. copy of the book by sending 15 cents. ad-i .
    r lent to me.-Chicago News. Sigu&tu, 1'-P... _' Tike: Oa- ;\refs Candy Cathartic We or%5e. ditional. Address. ** i 2X 50c DRUGGISTSas. x
    . of ,, If C.c.c fall to care,jlrss;ists reread sctey FLOBlD.WEEKLY ADVOCATE.Starke,Fla. a I .


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    : FLORIDA GAINS 'j Not Always Understood.. To the.LadieA, neat and pret-

    .) A.fact often overlooked, or not ty visiting carr Is something that .

    is Finely Adapted), always: understood_ is ,that women' _every to possess.lady young Now, ,we or old have, is on proud handa ; G, & F. SHORT LINE FLOKIDA CENTRAL 1 PENINSULAR.n. R.H: :;:.

    .r to Growing: Tobacco.The suffer i as mnchfrom distressingkidney quanty of the very hest cards .

    Cuban war has' done one : and .bladder troubles; 1 as and the type, etc., for 'turning out NORTH. EAST WESTDEPARTURES Hew_ Florida and Northern Air Line and Florida Trunk-Line.

    the' plell. The womb is situated as nice and dainty a card as you TIME TABLE IN KPPEUT: "AN. 23,1S3S. ':. .
    lig l thing tor this it
    country- back of and very close to the can get anywhere. .
    3 4' =
    : 31 : .
    I I I :
    has compelled recognition, in- bladder, and for that reason any DaUYlDilly 3& ,:x Daily Sun! I Dan 3R t slip 33 :OnTTlF.R PUI1R ,ID tiuGDat7I! 3.) .xSu4.U.1yDurla:' ,! -J L- -

    directly, of the value of Florida ..! I L" :
    distress. disease or inconvenience STARKE FLA. 121 4 .....; .8Ul...... 800pI4v..Jacksoi1vUle.-\r; 1101'.ill5:1.. jll ,t ri5itcol.,:.-..
    lands for the production of ...... 445 ...... S5'.a'. .... ..... cif.....
    manifested in the kidneys, back, NO. 10.daily leaves 2:13 p. m., for all ..... 520 ..,n. 930; ...... S40p4v..Yulee.Ar.i.!. K llll" ... :+'Pi= ; .-a-
    the finest tobacco in the world. points North and West. connecting at Jacksonville 6tO .."" 029. ...... IU( ....Everett..Ar.I1t09" 6r.o. ..... a-G Ol o.tu. ...o:. .
    urinary passage is often, by with for New York, 315 'i50 ...... ...... ...... ...... I.. .....Drlln..wlck. ..Lv. 54a. .1'21 1'-..
    through ..
    .In the 4 p a sleeper 3 L+ 855 ...... P' lip .......I213a, ......Savannah.... It:! float.. .. I : : -61): ....
    course of his recent tripto mistake. attributed to female Cincinnati and intermediate points. 351 ...;,. 500pl219 ......11220Il'Lv.' ....Slvlnn3h..Ar.! 921a SOOn 6.' -t .... .
    NO. 14, leaves 5:12"a.. m. daily for same .... ... ... 83:1: ; 20: .. .. 2ORafAr.airfax.! S. C..LV ....... 3tou 5i\.11: tIOOOp :-jn ... .....
    the south, Secretary of Ag weakness or womb trouble of some ...... ...... l- ..?..! 250 .. ..1 Denmark.H. C... .. ..:. ::23 HO: I : } .. ......
    named ,
    points above carrying through sleeper ...... ...... ...... 935 .... .IO.Ud. ....Augusta.ta.. .. ,..._ J. ..... :<'tM.J\ ...... ....
    .. ,.
    riculture Wilson'was astonished Tampa and intermediate points to New York 7 39 ..... .. ... -il0 .... .-..Columbia.S. C... 534J4'12: 47a ..... ... ...... ......
    sort.The connecting at Jacksonville with trains from ...... ...... ...... ............J1125a. .Sp rtunl.urg, S. C.. ...... a:it i t I.... ...... ..JOo..
    to discover that 160,000,000 error is easily made and Atlanta ..... ...... ...... .......... .. 14) ... .A>Jlevin N"U... ...... 2us; ...., .. .
    and all
    Macon Chattanooga points !13S ....... ......82, .......913a ..Cb r"tte.N.lJ.iOl'ttOOl'! ......, t is... .... ,.....
    Havana cigars were actually may be as easily avoided by setting north and west. .also with trains for west 12 42a...... .......-93tj .....1041'1 ..S:.1isbury. N. C... or\ 2-I' S 50p4...... + r.u ...... ....,. .
    urine Florida Pensacola, Mobile, New Orleans,Tex 20 a...... ...... 041 ..:....121 ".Green..boro.N.O'. 13.'ja' 73ip.. t 70.n.!. '''',1 4.....
    aside for twenty-four hours; 318a........ .....1200. ...... I StIlI II ....Dan\'ille.vB. it'Oa 9:: . 55i: I. ... "......"
    grown ;and manufactured as, Mexico and California points. .:a............ .. ... ..... 6:5::: .. ....r.ichmond. Va.. .. .. ...1200n ." ::COI. .......
    1 a sediment or settling is evidence + y. NO. 13 leaves 11:59 p. m. with connectionfrom 459a..... ...... 6OOal... .... 340 .Lynchburg, \"B... I03tp! 40:, 3.0-.. ...... ......
    present-on the Florida peninsula. : all points and divisions. Through sleeper 645a..35': .... ;;;;.... .. ......
    that your kidneys and bladder .. 94; ... ... ...... 642a.: ..... 92; ... .W hIDirton. .6 tilSu... O-U: ..... ......
    Already great areas in the need .."\' from New York. 1105 .... .. ... soo' _..II25p ......B\Jt1lncre... .. 500p.942a..... ray ......
    dpctoring. If you have painor ;: N O- 9 leaves 10:58a.m-with through sleeper lisp .u1&.. 2Ma 't ....PbUadelph1I1.... :&p 12th: tH"\M .... ._.. .
    4 western part of the state are ...,' '.. connections from all points north, west and 3:>3 ...... .......''43 ...... 623a uu,"e" Y.'k." "I 10,; 1215< .,.... 4301 ." "'''.
    w dull aching in the'back, pass 1 ....,..'.. ... all points in the state. 1100 .: ........_ l90O .. .... 300p .' ........Do..tl1n...... 1 121XJn) 500t ...... 9Ph...... ..::.:.:.;.: .

    planted with this crop, and ex- water to frequently, or scanty For the best map of the state,' sleeper or CINCINNATI-JACKSONVILLE. I( + u'i. 'No. 9 bOUTll AN.i1!! r V:4.r lIovl>.
    .. lg .& 115& 10
    tensive. arrangements have been supply, with'smarting or burning other information call on or write to Macou. Atlanta, 'Daly\Dail.1 ORLEANS. ,Daily{Dully
    r D.GREEN,Agent Chattanoo aI! Cin- "iw :.-.-.- --1-
    made for its introduction in the -these are also convincing? proofsof Fifty Years Ago. Starke,Fl:!.. cinnati Chicago ri. n I' ...... 600aiLv..Fernandfaa..An.I, ..... bup
    .. ,
    Toledo Detroit ,911aLv..hallahan..Ar.; i 4C '
    : |
    trouble. If have N, S. Pennington. T. M. 0 o Cleveland Louis- \ 9 ; 9;2"a: 730a1!
    central region. Thus it kidney yon Z 40p Lv..JacksonvUltt. : :3&6p
    This it ..
    maybe the it was bound to look f
    .. way z z { -
    .. A. O. MacDonell G. P. A.JacksonvIlle vile, and St. Louis.800p JOKpi! 9 5iaAr.{ ... ald'ln..L:1..! 3 lop
    expected that before long doctored without benefit, try Dr. When grandfather had his icter took. Fla. 11.r,9JI05SaI: .t .. .Starke. .. ... ;5 I2u,! 2 1sp
    These were the shadows cast before j 1 815a' .... acksonvLie..Ar.fa5at93Ui{ ; ,\1333a11.s.Waldo.. 4aa IMP
    Kilmer's Swamp-Root, the great The of ? 10 29a 10 14p:Ar..Everett.... Lv. 6:03:: 634p.." ..:.l22t'p "..Gainesville 4- ..'.:!: wp
    will rival coming ..
    Florida Cuba to- Conjurer Daguerre r
    as a ; 440p 3COa745p .. ......Macon... .. 110! :! .. ..! b3/p 01. Cedar Key.. .. .. .., 900*
    t The mild and And his art;Like a girl in a pinafore r'JJ!: .... .. S3Oa... i22ul213a .... .." <
    kidney remedy. 52"a ..Atlanta. Ar530uLv > p : .. .Hawthorne :!4r a 10tp
    bacco producer, while the quality Some day to bloom to a goddess fair. The A. S R. S" G. R. R. ..... ; .Atlanta. .. ;0 401= 503ai1201a'124np! .. .. .. Citra......- 304.1; 12 4/p/
    the extraordinary effect will surprise Men certainly were not as black,we know .. .... 9 50a73Gy 1 .. .. Chattanooga... .". 6 15p 10 I.)!< I 1 ISp .Silver Sprtax-4*. .(2020
    of its cigar leaf seems to be ...... | .Cincinnati... .. iifa: B S.'h 255a: i[ 1 33p "... ... Ocala 31S5rtitl47ai
    It stands the highestfor As they pictured them, 50 years ago. lOa. 2'ap, .....Wildwood.LeesburB ....- 12'witu; i. n.
    quite equal to that of the famous .. nnnnnnnr Departure and Arrival of Trains. ASIlEILLEr.OUTE. 53Ja: 25."J. ........ .....". It :itp i016a .
    its wonderful cures. If you Pullman Sleeper between ack.-.onville, CIa 1\0:1.1\ ( 3,1p .....Tavares .... .0.0p! 9oC'.k
    ruelta Aba'o.All Cincinnati Chicago. I !L 5? lOa: 4 Sop -. .Orlando...-:: 8 lop' 8 3C'a
    take a medicine should take Ayer's Sarsaparillabegan -I ".Jl! > a14P11terPariC.! .. .. ....( ; 40.
    you ST RKE FLORIDA. ". .... '
    00 pm''L v.......J.aCM>nv l c.. A r, "I'varni ... .."
    the conditions of climatein ... .. 40Ja3149 St Catherine It57b: ;
    1213atnLv... .. .. Savannah. Swam 90.n4Tam
    : !
    the best. At druggists fifty cents to make new men justas NO- 1 daily leaves 7 a. m. for LaCrosse. 4 ... ...Co.umbl:!. ... 53:11: 33IP1. "._..L\c)4\c e .. Illlsm i
    amIAr. ;; :.3:1,; 3-1? ...." 10.J.ti
    .Vlde Cit > 93ta
    pl y
    Florida favor the production and ono dollar. You have a the new pictures of men Brinkley and intermediate points. This train l _? .... .. Spartanbl1g..Lv: 531'I.m 70llai, :;p ....Y1n.Tampmpi ... 9lpI8.f: '
    may _
    : Ar..n nder nville..L\ .. _
    began to be made. Thousands i connects with the O. S. &F. at SampsonJ 1.345p > .. .. } 8t3a. f)2Up "... .. .. glOp! $(X;;,
    of the highest grade of tobacco.. 145pmAr..AshvlUe. .Lv OOp .. -- --
    : sample bottle and pamphlet, both unction for Pa.itka. Macon and intermediate 352pmAr..Ilot Sprtngs..Lv u :..&N0. 2 WESTERN: DIVISOR: 'T'('
    of people fronted the 11-t6aml.i"O. I
    The. soil is much like that of sent free by'mail receipt of camera points 72OpmAr..Anoxvile..Lv Dally AND NEW ORLJoA'S.. : DailyI ,
    upon with skins made clean from ; :--- -- '-- --.-
    I NO.3 Saturdays and Sundays only. Leaves 455amAr..Lexingt.on..LvIOlpm\......... .. ...... \ 51:9 925a: Lv.. acksonvUle.. Ar :7;S:p: .....
    Cuba, and by the aid of a : three two-cent stamps to cover blotch and blemish because 5:30 p.m. for LaCrosse, Brinkly and intermediate 8 30amLv.........CmclUna.tl .._.....Ar 6 wpm'' I i050Pi1i; -a: A.:....Lake City..Lv: :-Sbpi......
    they had the ...... .. gOO"ni 13>P\ttI3p\ .Live Oak..... aI5p.. ......
    blood Junction .
    system spraying that imitates cost of postage on the bottle. purified pointsconnecting Sampson. 545pnAr: .Chicago..Lv(I 1'49 ". ..4'"1 a '1S411l. .I'.". .P I IBLi .
    with for Palatka, Macon and intermediate points.NO. : 4fa.' 2 ..... ..... + .
    Ayer's Sarsaparilla. It 4 : 2S p .Monticella. 3ll)
    ... .... ... .... > Upl. ""
    Mention the FLORIDA SEMIWEEKLY 83 ;L v. incinnati. A r }'} "
    natural rainfall the i S. second class. Leaves Starke 4:00 oami 600aI3mp: .Talll\ha.,see. 21 ......
    plants : a.m- p'
    J is as powerful now as then. 60 Ar....,.....Chicago......... Lv I" 8 >:'1-3l'l' .... .. ....
    ADVOCATE and send address for LaCrosse. and intermediatepoints.
    your 'its Mont.n Route 11 kla'! ; "..Rive-uJunc"p'... ... .
    are ripened in forty-five days to Dr. Kilmer & Co. Bing- record proves it. Others This train is daily except Sunday. 9 OOamLv.: ........CinclDDat.1........4\rl 600pw .. .. tio 5159 "....Pensacola.. .. .. ; .30'......
    imitate the remedy ; they NO- 2- arrives: at'Starke 12lu p. m. daily. 5kJPUlAr..Ch1CU( .. ........Lvi0Ouam' ......, sons; "......Mobi1e...... '1rJI: !......
    t after"they are put out... Tobacco hamton, N. Y. The proprietors of can't imitate the record : NO4. arrives at Starke at 9:30 p. m. Satur. Pennsyvama. .. j, 730.t/ ..,.New Orleans?... 1-1..p:._......

    i' can be grown almost all the this paper guarantee the genuineness days and Sundays only. KANSAS CITY, JACKSONVILLE, -
    Years Through Car Line. ST. LOmS. LOUISVILLE- J.\ClS0-
    of this offer. 5O of Cures. NO-,6- second class arrives at Starke 5:30 p. .
    and can be set out No. VILLE. THROUGH SLF.EYEII :. _
    year, crops No. ;)3
    Daily Sunday.
    m. except
    361 s LV..Jack ..,.., d 5.; '
    ; 1\1.1.
    . in every month,"nearly. A vast Southern Resources. y GEO. TOMPSETT.Gen. Supt. 8 OOpm'Lv... .....Jacks..mvilIe Ar.I.1 85.5am:! } UOpm: { .... ...... uuvule....... ... .-t 6Zhn1014pm *
    .\ Starke, Fla. ........ .Everett..Lv., 630an" aonaml .: .. ...l>1a oQ.. ,. ...... '. IlOaul530aDl
    area is! suitable and available THE. ARTHUR MEIGS: Gen. :Mgr. .... .........tJa:1tG....... ,.. 105f1pm I 52)am, .......tUanta.., ...... "'til 5b tin
    The Washington Post* of Fla. 1145am ... ,... I! 65Jym .. .... ....Cbat tanu()?! l. .... n 6luias93Opm
    this "branch of Jacksonville. .......Hinninham..4.. .. ...... .. PI.1 5Opm: ........."' :ringtnn.... .... .. :O.tu1000am
    ,. -0 for agricultural, Monday in reference to the .. .......f"prinld1eld........ .. 131)pm .. .....LoubvUle......... ..-W\:
    industry. The tobacco, fur- NEW' YORK WORLD GAINESVILLE & GULF RAILROAD CO. 535pmI ........Ii:;;.nsssCity....... t. l I4Oam. ; 712am: .........St. Lulll.... .... .: 91.nta
    resources of the South says:
    This; train will commence running Wednesday. January 19th.
    :' thermore has all the qualities TIME CARD NO.:25.
    many Northern dollars -THEIOE-A-WEEK EDITION. CAIi
    requisite for cigars. To be fit. In effect on and after Nov. 7. Nos. 31 and 32: NEW YORK and FLORIDA LIMITED: VESTIBULE, .between New York
    Jacksonville and St Augustine.Nos. .
    have been invested in Southern No.1. No..3. 11'0.2 No 4
    -** ., 33 and Fast! Mail. Sleepers between New York and Jacksonville. and the Circin:
    Daily Daily. STATIONS. Daily
    for the leaf must ex. ex. Daily.
    making cigars
    enterprises, it is admitted that 18 Pages a Week Sunday. Sunday.Lv. nati Sleeper via Abheville.
    Nos. 37 and 38 carry through Sleepers between Jacksonville and New York: ii "coaneetiod
    have a peculiar texture and .. 156 Year am. Lv. pm. Ar. am. Ar. pm. with 8 and 13 and 5 and 10 with Ptiilman Sleepers between Jacksonville and'I'an'pa. .
    far the of the Papers a ,
    by greater part 720 300 t..GalnesVUle..l100 Too
    No.31 carries the! CiucinnMi and Fioruia Limited, with the Tampa,Cincinnati 1.Sr.Tans an4
    composition: Cigar tolaccos'will 727 310 f..Minnie Hill..1058 .6 j3 1:11:11'.1Gity: Sle.penThese: are brought to Jacksonville by :No 33. .
    increased wealth is' "due to FOR ONE DOLLAR. 7 30 315 t..Callnon' xing. 1055 650 Nos. 1 and 2 carry the J acksonvllle: and New Orleans, Sleeper.
    only in certain .re 7 35 320t. .Rocky Point.. 1050 645 tDaily except Sunday. Daily except Saturday and Sunday JThU train: doe! *' not run
    grow .Southern intelligence and .. 750 335 t.... Wacahoota 1040 630 Monday.. Sunday and Monday only. Connections at Tampa for :St. Petersburg, Manatco
    800 345 t...Flewellens .... 1030 620 River and Key West and Havana
    steamers Steamer "Manatee, for all Manatee
    politon '
    ions. If
    ; a manufacturingtype 805 350t....Clyatt'S .... 1023 615 .
    At Starke
    energy. Yet this is only the Published river. for Lacrosse. At Waldo steamer for Melrose. Connects at 'l"alhcJ.IIhetf.fot'
    every Alternate Day except Sunday. 810 355.....IIrkwood..1010 610 Carrabelte St. Marks, and
    Apulachacola. Connects at River Junction for Chaato..ha
    of tobacco, fit for pipe or begittnig. One ,half of the 815 400t...:. Elmore..... 1005 605 : River steamers. Connects at Ocala for Homosa<:\.. Connects at Fernandas for Cua i>er-
    817 405t..Tacoma .... 1000 600
    r land Steamer to the Islands and Brunswick.
    plug, be planted in Connecticut timber the 820 410 f.... Taylor's...... 953 555\ All baggage! will be checked from Union Depot. Tickets will still be sold at the city ticket
    standing .
    The Thrice-a-Week Editionof 825 415t..Micanopy... 950 550 office,202 Hogan Street. as well as at the Union Depot ticket office.

    it will acquire a likenessto in the South. Much of it is THE NEW YORK WORLD is 8 835 3Z 425f..Tuscawilla.4 t.Lake Simon ton.... 940 935' 543 540 K.:VV. CAMPJJELL. ., Passenger: Agent. J. E. :51: \HSU A LL,

    the cigar type and viceversa. 842 4 35 t.... Hickman.... 930 535 Ticket Agent '02f't Bay St., corner JIo;an, Jacksonville, Fin.
    not suited to the making of : first among all "weekly" pa- 847 440t..Soutbside. 530 ALTER G. COLEMAN, General Traveling Agent, JacLnonvillc.

    It is all of soil in size 852 445 t...Dungarvan .... 920 525 A, O. Gen. Pass. Agent.
    a matter frequency of pub MacDONNELL,
    the best furniture but all has pers 902 5 OO t.. .. ..Irvine...... 910 515 .
    lication and the treshness .... .... ..Fort Drane.... .... ....
    and climate. But it is a very Ar.am Arpm. Lv.am. Lv.pm ,
    its and will add
    uses enormously -
    and variety of its t.-telegraph stations
    curious fact that, whereas regions f.-flag stations.J. .
    to the activity and wealthof contents. It has all the merits F. BUNCH, Gen.Pass. Agent. ,
    in the latitude of Sumatra V.J. HERLO G. Gem. Man. "
    that section. It is no'small of a great $6 daily at the priceof 5outhernRailways

    Cuba. and Florida produce a dollar weekly. Its political -
    matter, too,. that. thj Southern i J.
    F. P. McMUEET
    Ji. "- .cigar tobaccos, one must jump products of the soil are no news is prompt, complete, ,

    over the intermediate space in accurate and impartial as all its DEALER: INFANCY 1 <
    longer limited to cotton, rice, readers will testify. It is ABSOLUTELY THE SHORTEST ROOTE.CUSOUQH : :
    find tobaccos GROCERIES
    ,: order to cigar :' ..
    tobacco sweet
    sugar against the monopolies and for
    ;: again i in Massachusetts, Connecticut PULLMAN DRAWING ROOSTCARS. DINJ1TQ C4 itt3: ;
    potatoes, but include, bestides the people.It .
    the of all the j'J
    m early vegetables and corn, prints news The Best and Freshest Stock in Town.TRY .
    Indiana, Illinois and Wiscon- world having special correspondence -
    that is not prohibited ,
    ; everything : ME.- '1 t
    from all importantnews NORTH EAST AND WEST.
    sin. The tobaccos of Virginia, by the climate. In recent ,
    points on the globe. It
    North Carolina andotl1ei
    in fruits
    years experiments has brilliant illustrations, ASK TWO DAILY TRAINS BETWEEN FLORIDA AND TII2 EAST..

    intervening states are and other profitable productsof stories by great authors, a capi- FOR

    ;f useful only for chewing, pipe- farming have led to enter- tal humor page, complete mar- -Washington- and Southwestern Limited, .

    smoking, and-the export trade. prises that must swell the richesof kets, departments for: the house- TICKETS And the United States Fast M= !. t! ..

    hold and women's work and +
    Detroit Free Press.
    the land. It is not so '.
    many other special departments of Ii VIA- C:: :,7 21 HOURS JAOK30NVILLB TO VASHIttSTOtt. -

    A Discovered by a Woman, years since the South bought unusual interest. + ONLY 27 HOURS JACKSONVILLE TO NEW YOR::'

    all its meat and its corn in the .Ir: 4
    Another discovery has been "We offer this unequaled t
    ,. 4 Xorthtand the carrying of these, and THE FLORIDA Solid Vestibuled Trains oomposM of Latest Imorpv Pcllman Sloping: Car and Ilctal DIa-
    made, and that too, by a lady in newspaper tag Car through without change to Woihiogton, EalUrcor. .
    for which vast sums were paid SEMI-WEEKLY ADVOCATE together Philadelphia,New York and thit Yast.

    .. .this country. "Diseaso fastened by the impoverished people, one year for $1.50 Jackson :$

    its clutches upon her and for seven the main pf lines
    was support The regular subscriptionprice THROUGH PULLMAN DRAWING-ROOM SLEEPING CARS.BE+

    r Sears she withstood its severest of steamers. The romantic of the two papers is $2.00. TWEEN JACKSONVILLE AND NASHVILLE., <- .,;;

    r tests, hut her vital organs were South is passing. So is the .

    undermined and death seems impoverished South. ANDJITI&KIL Through Sleeping! Cars Daily Jacksonville to .
    imminent. For three months she THE Cincinnati, via Asheville, T!;:CUtl! the .

    coughed incessantly, and could Mark Twain !denies the report 'LAND OF THE SKY." .

    not sleep, Sho finally discovered that he recently made $82-
    Fordeftl!. dlafonnt! as to rates, jwr-wlnle: i!e ping car reservations etc., afcnjr ;?'/ tts
    a way to recovery, by purchasingof 000. He says: : "It has been c agent of the: SOCTXUZUI EULWAT or ita connections.
    f us a bottle of Dr. King's New reported that I was seriouslyill
    L. A. SHIPifAlJ, Kcrlda Pasa. A-t, 213 West Bay trcet, Jacksonville Fix

    Discovery for Consumption and ; it was another man. ThatI J. M. GULP V. A. TURK, S. H. HARD W1CZ

    was so much relieved on taking was dying ; it was an- The Tra.c!! Jd&JS"ret', G.-n.Paw .Iff*.. Asat.Gas. Pali. Art.VMhiaton.D.a .
    \ Wa.;Sungt i.D. a Atlanta.Oa.

    first dosp, that sho slept) all night; other man. That I was J. L. GASKLNS Jacksonville ..... May 2, 1897. .

    .. .., and with two bottles, has.been absolutely dead ; theotherjnanagain.i It -DEALER IN- ___h' __ ,______ ___ _

    cured. Her ,is Mrs. Tampa and
    has been that I received
    Luther Lutz. Thus Key West '
    a legacy; it was anotherman. MEW CAT 1
    C. Hamnick & Co., of Shelby, N. O LOOUE! A18sn 0 i
    FLA.Physicians'Prescrlptions .
    That I am out of debt ,STAR..KE. Hallway
    .. C. Trial bottles free at J. L. Gas- ; WILL BE READY TO MAIL IN GaO3ER.Oae .

    Store Regular size it was another, man. And now Care fully Compounded A North .
    kins Drug
    prty writes II follow of oar 197 cotalorae -
    bottle comes this 82000. Still .another at an hours, day or night. and : "wilt yonrActte WTB ueacopy of yoorln f
    and $1.00. Every
    COc. T. ble Nanny lllope. I bad a copy but
    hare loaned it. I find to h"* *ti1l1' 4
    You .. muy
    man. see .
    :' guaranteed. can your- 60 YEARS' -South LineThrough things in it that I do sot wish to be without .
    self thera isn'tanything w Al clP1." fOur
    'will contain alt the
    new 1898 CUUlosm
    :. That ...committee report has be Invention is t good featares of the i897C UI graebekide*many ..
    to reported.
    ,; the new ones. Folly Zllaitrsted with cinry new
    : never been received i yet, but exhausted. As far as I can ii' r Photographic ViewX We.offer a Ornamental and Sbru'.i
    : Fruit*n4 i-lapKM
    .!":",. late dispatches say it will'come 'I see, nothing remains to be. re- HEAET r to Suathern p4&atnt'. Catalogue?:cc. Addle .

    in. fwo or three days. It looks ported except that I have become ItrvMt serf bloat PrefH"re THE GRIFFING BROS. CO., t

    'very much as if the report is a foreigner. When you MARKS of I Peaty. far._Sirtbera__ _PlantJ"____!.__rOM01U._._J11KSERnS_... .,.... I .JUCClt. ... __: __1IY_,_H-A.__,

    hear that, don't believe it ana DESIGNSCOPYRIGHTS .-= ::
    held back so that the Ac.ether .
    being don't take the trouble to denyit. Anyone fending a sketch and description mayQnlctiyascertata FLORIDA. -JOB PRINTINGYJEHAVENO'! ACE ITS
    United States'' can be preparedfor our opinion Jreewt' an
    CommuntN- bat ship from our tvtu-T? nd
    tianesuitllyeontldentIal Handbook on Patents >0l sale PTKXSL fc 1p: way-
    trouble. The committee is .et tree.Oldest a, Dcy for aecat'Ing pateIlU- where for aicirwUon: pay
    Atents? taken through Mnnn & Co. receive ;
    : still. in Havana. I.have 3} choice lots, right; in tfetial notice,without charge in theSdtntific Write the General Passenger Bring it to THE ADVOCATE office tMtbrrasslH.ex's C.rr q,r.J!: I!F1ce or!'

    I the heart of th<. city, that I will American. Agent for information.W. WE CAN DO IT. ,f/ 1Iar.L'rI.&nd.\c:1I'.

    ' ", -;!<. .' '" OA..STOBXA. ; ,. weekly. fArPlt dJ'cnlaUan B. COFH Gen'l Sopt AS YOU WANT IT t$ t for U2 ptge adskut.
    ".. .7" : dispose uPfor.cash at a lowfigrf' A haIubomel UlIU r csatttci: a'>
    ; 3h Krod: YC11 Hj"IJn' ft very of any sdentife3onrniL Terms.$:a WHEN YOU WANT IT 1 IV rafts: *tata: .
    .' ;. :; Eaarttt:.e ", y"v ar:"four months tL Sold bJ aU new84eI en.. Gen'I Pass.JACKSONVILLE. Nat teat 633. *.B.Frttt.**;,IWart,14.treaknesa .
    I. further D. Agl
    ., ), or information G. ACKERLY '''
    <... -> .;; .
    Irgna ne i I MUNN & Co.36'8"-New York :.e... ro-t'd :
    .!-t.ft. ; .t __ .TR''y US I !" tent]? 17c
    ; ..: tt ( .I J !: I,;.. aSpltf s t*thb office. H "l: 0cc Z* r St. "T '.%!!: (!"1:75,C. ._ .t -_- .. rII. ,, AII- Ir..111ea.aiuiiste19.; .
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    LOCAL GLEANINGS In Justice Gardiner's Court. PERSONAL-NOTES. 'Mr. B..W. Cameron, one of Hamp- .-""-."!-'!Io :..;a'Io' --.P.'._. ._ _-,., ;:;; ;; (
    There was a hot' time in Justice Mr. E. II. Mulder made'a business ton's; popular merchants, waS in the ..1 o;i ""' .iii' "" .; E; .. -.. e-

    Gardiner's court Tuesday morning. trip to "Waldo Tuesday. city yesterday.
    BORHOOD. The gentleman who created the excitement We are sorry to hear of the illness llr., M. D. Bartleson, formerly of ,To CASH BUYERS .'. ;

    was Sol Williams (colored) of Miss Pearl Hackett. Gainesville, but now one of the most :
    wholesale of
    prominent '
    ITEMS PERSONAL PERTINENT &PECULIAR. who hailed'from New River. Sol Col. L. Harrison, of Lake City, was Jacksonville, was in the city yester- We' '*-
    was brought before the Justice on in the city Wednesday. "* are''closing out our .iV;: '

    Weather Forecast. a charge of assault and attempt to. J. F. P. McMurry made a business ,day.Mr.. Frank Farrell, of Jacksonville, entire stock of . ., :;:_ /I

    murder, but on account of the trip to Waldo on the 16th. passed through the city yesterday en "4 4 '

    Fair to-nigbt and Friday lack of sufficient evidence to con-: Maj. T. E. Bugg made a business route to Gainesville where he will Goods
    Shoes :
    vict him he was acquitted on that. trip to Jacksonville work on the electric light plant at Dry Clothing, ..
    that .
    Old papers for sale at this office. charge. Sol smilingly proceeded i Capt. Burroughs mAde a business place. ,-

    Don't miss the at the to depart from the court room but trip to Cedar Key Wednesday.Mrs. Miss Jessie Adams and Mr. Ralph In fact everything we have in '
    supper Curtis were quietly married at thebride't. stock, and we will.sell goods '
    was immediately marched back by M. A. Tyre of this city, is vis- <
    Armory to-night. home In Jacksonville last Sun- .
    iting relatives In Jacksonville.

    New Goods in a few days at The Deputy him Sheriff'Tyson that the Justice, who had informed Col. McNamee and Mr. Saintclair, day.affair.The Only wedding few was friends a. quiet of home the At Prices That Will Surprise Our People. a

    W. B. Haynes Co. more business with him. He was of Ocala were in tbe city W dnesda.}". family were present. I .'"; ,

    The Starke Drug Co are having again placed in the box and two 1. Mr. Fred Fisher, Lawtey's popular Mr. B. J. Farmer and wife left yesterday I A visit to our store-will convince :: _
    their counters painted. postmaster, was.iu the city for Bartow. Mr. and Mrs. .. .
    more charges were brought up you that we mean just -'
    Farmer will be missed by their large .. .
    . Mr. N. B. Hull sold three Crescent against him. One for carrying, day.Mrs.. E. O. Hill and Mrs. Burrin, of circle of friends here. Bartow is to .. what we say. Respectfully, :, .

    bicycles last week. concealed weapons and the other Lawtey, were shopping here yester- be congratulated on their acquisition .

    for using profane language. He to Its society. :
    The Starke Cornet Band will I day.Mr. N. -W HACKETT
    was sent to the for four Mr. Geo.
    play at the supper to-night. gang : Rufus Choat and wife, of Buffalo Ennis, the young man ,
    months N. who committed suicide at Waleto Sunday -
    were in the city Wednesday. -. Starke. Fla
    Mr. S. M. Alvarez is having his : night, was buried Tuesday morn _
    Fire Near Crosby Lake. I ing.l The funeral services were con

    market painted and papered. Tuesday night about 8 o'clock Mrs M. L. GeIger, of Hampton, i is ducted at the home of his brother, ._.. .",., ._. :.. .",., ._. o .::.:. .:_=.:. .e_:.:. .c,;.=.:.-._."'"
    visiting friends and relatives in the -- -- --. -- - .
    White linen hats are all the style. the Peeler house near Crosby Lake city. Mr. W. B. Ennis, Rev. G. T. Leitner --- I

    Several of our' men started officiating.
    caught fire from an unknown cause M fil. T. A:Knight left ,
    Capt. C. B. Slemp in the
    the was cityon
    craze. and burned to the ground. Col. Gainesville where she will visit relatives.
    Tuesday. Capt. Slemp is travelingthe War Declared !
    The pic-nic season is with us W. T. Weeks, of this city had state in the interest of the Virginia :
    Let some one get up one of these charge of the place, which was Col. W. T. Weeks and daughter, Military Institute. He calledon

    pleasant outings. valued at about $600. It is supposed Miss Maude, visited Hampton Wed Prof. Hercules at the High School C- Not by the Government, but .
    Tuesday afternoon and
    that some one set the house nesday.; the should be interested
    Beautiful Spring is with us i in : the Professor on his school. people more .
    full force. The on fire as no one was living thereat :Miss Ethel Sternburg visited several i .r in the war . ", f
    trees are green l of her friends at .
    young Lawtey '
    the time. Mr. Jim Benton Yellow Jaundice Cured.
    and the gardens are fine. was 'Tuesday' -
    going to move into the house in a Suffering humanity should be*- r ON PRICES ,
    Mr. Geo. Kosel has been at work Ctrl] Gronto, Lake Butler's legal C '
    few days and had been working the was supplied with every meanspQsgible i-
    light : in our city on business
    ;repairing his stock of bicJc1esvhich place for several weeks. When he :Monday.Mrs. for its relief. It is with.pleasure ... which has been declared' ..
    ho has stored at Miner'sjewclery .
    went to work Wednesday morninghe Judge Tumblin left Tuesday I we publish the following: ', ". the store of - - -
    found the house in ashes. There for Jacksonville where she will visit i This is to certify' that I was a t

    Don't forget that D. Q. Cole will 1 was nothing in tho house but a few relatives. i terrible sufferer: from Yellow lJ"N. HODGES J .

    !.servo ice cream Saturday afternoon"and farming implements and a cool Hon. E. P. Ward, a prominent citizen 'I Jaundico for over six-.months, and..'. "

    evening at his popular restaurant stove. Tho fire was plainly seen of Ward City was itr the city 'was treated by some of the best ; .". Who says everything must go ....'
    on the wharf. from this city. yesterday, / I physicians in our city,a.nl.altp.no ] ; I : p tp
    The Truby & Thomas Mr. J. S. Bennett, Lawtey's deputy i avail. Dr.. Bell, out druggist. f. .- He. is
    Refrigerator A pleasant picnic party: composed sheriff, was in Starke on businessWednesday. recommended Electric Bitters utidotlbtedly't
    Works have two I : ;j'i .*
    new refrigerator Dfie'
    of the following ladies and and'after two I-was : : : cars completed and will young i I taking- bottles. ; ,...,,' .
    soon Mrs. Rushton and 'sister, from -' ..
    gentlemen.spent Wednesday at the entirely cured. rnowHakejjreatpleasure .. -
    have them on the road. Truby Springs five miles north of Lawtey, were shopping in the city ,in -recommending. .th0m -, -. p: .:{ .' ". :Why-sndatvayfor: goods ,:hen ,
    W e ncsllar. ; / ..theycan.
    afternoon walks Elar- : I ..: bought just us
    Sunday to thiscity :. Misses Catherine and to any person suffering froniithiBterrible a't*.Home -
    f. bee's terpentyie camp are becoming Manetha Strong, Miss Eva Truby Mr. Brooks Shipmnn, one of Law malady. I anvgralefully I 'o' .cheap. ; 4 r '

    popular with tho young ladies and and Mr?. Truby, Mr. Percy and city tey's Tuesday.popular young men, was in th& yours, M. A. Hogarty; Lexington' ., I JUST-THINK* "_ '* OFdl'l. .:1'

    .gentlemen of this city. C. H. Bolton, Mr. Brooks Ship- Mr. Chas. W. Hunt, representingthe Ky." Sold by J.. L. .Gadkin. ,s r'i '',- ? Dry: Goods'Clothing, Hats:1 ShQesTrnnl; 8 ndAV\liE1n8r: '

    The A. S. R. & G. R'y. Company man and Master Joe Truby. Mrs. Armour Car Line Co., was iu the Druggist. "-1.". : ;. /Undertakers' Goods,' 1uider's..batetthla: [ Shelf $ .

    is J, M. Truby chaperoned the city Wednesday. -*, .'.. v Hardware, Farming Tools, Harness, Saddlery and % 0-
    party w
    : building a forge at the 'N. B. Hull has in' a.fe \
    put Bridies\ ;: Fnrnitnre? Stoves, Sash Doors, Blinds .
    railroad shops in this which who spent the day"plqasantly fish Mr. W. J. Farrell, the .' .
    city representing staple, articles "*,in the stationer/ Paints-and'Oils, ALL GOING CHEAP.> .I
    will be in use in a few days. ing and hunting. Ocean Steamship Co., was on. our line in the p03t ffice .buildingandwill *_
    streets Wednesday .
    The F. C. and P. railroad is now The warm weather is now coining r add to his stock from :.time. Iwsh-Stticfcof ,qroceriesConstantly onffanl

    )hauling four express cars daily 1 oil us and before it gets too Mr.farmer X. C.from Wainwright Water a prosperous to tim*<. Mr. Hull is now -"de..: ,. .
    was in t ..
    over its line on account of the warm we advise all our people to the city on the 16th. voting most of his time to soliciting I 'SELL. :,,JOR' SPOT CASH, at cash prices and -
    )heavy strawberry shipments. clean up around their places of Mr. Batchelor, of Panaso ffke e, and shipping strawberries in; :- d zfy competition.mVtVfm ; .

    T The boys are beginning to talk business and residences. Trash passed through life city to-day en which business; he has built up'-,a n : : ,?, \A/ :a: O'oJ:) ,G.E S. .
    breeds disease germs and as a consequence route to Jacksonville.) excellent reputation: ": '<:T *
    base ball already. Starke has al Truby, Steinberg,& Co's old stand.v5& .
    trash should ,
    be de Mrs. Strong and daughter, Mrs We Mr. E. J .. -
    ways had a good team and this were requested by r' ; .
    year stroyed as fast it accumulates Sassce of Kingsfey .. w
    as '
    we will have even a better one. were shopping Johnson. President of the A. & B ,-.., ., .-.... ..'" ..... .-.. .....,. .
    in town W ." "" !\ ...,
    especially in warm weather. We edne8 llY S., to say that all applicants for j ? i&.?&ljs&..&'--.5S&%..-....&,-,. :-t&d:2|- '/a- ,.,._",.,'A'",., '575'! :d ".,:'"., .-,... \
    There is a splendid road for bicycles have a healthy town and the way Mr. Orrin Husband, a popularyoung ;( '\I

    between Starke and Lawtey. to keep it healthy ia to keep i it merchant of Melrose, was iuBradlord's i membership not received whose applicationswere :Feb. 28th f.' THE- C. B. ROGERS CO.iB ,1
    on ,
    Parties from Tuesday.
    Lawtey come downon ill
    clean will have to pay $1 before becoming IMPORTERS. AND WHOLESALE GROCERS, ,

    -, their wheels almost every day. In another column to-day :Mr. J. Sampson Misses.,Lola are attending and Minnie the Parish Bradford, of a member of that organization i t l' :.A.cIsor: : : ; V="zy. g:. a. 1J iiti

    The electric ]lights were turned W. Hodges, one of Starke's best County High School at this place. Buy your Summer Hats from --l Provisions Grain, Hay, Hour, Grits, Meal 1, Etc. MC
    on in East Starko for the first time i
    business men, calls attention to the'war Mr. Cain Strickland, of Tallahassee The W. B. Haynes Co. .o SOLE AGENTS FOR Our business confined to the

    Wednesday night. They are certainly he has declared on prices." is visiting his brother, Mr. Noan I. (B F airbank Canning Co. Lion Brand trado only. Orders from con- .ffi

    I- a great improvement forthat > Mr. Hodges is undoubtedly selling Strickland, who lives'near this city Buckleu's Arnica Salve I !t> anmers neither solicited nor def f\ ..

    part of town. Mr Mike /l\ Canned ;Meats. l bircd.l (Oill }
    goods cheaper than they were oversold Isman, representing the The Best Salve in the world for .

    The Western Union Telegraph in Starke before and as a consequence firm of, was Isman on our&Claussen streets Wednesday, of Jacksonville : Cuts, Bruises: Sores, Ulcers, Salt Quotations Made Promptly On Application jjj

    Company is having a new wire his store is always fairly Rheum,Fever Sores, Tetter, Chapped J* ._. ._._'....._.* -* V<'....V V._>*-_> '*\ !' *.
    :Mr. Roy Brigham of Lake View, .- .,.,-is. feseete.ssr.sree.C'eU -
    t-tretched from Jacksonville to crowded with buy era. lIe has a Hands, Chilblains, Corns, and ,-.jI .jI '- """ '-.p -

    Punta Gorda. The linemen were fine stock and we advise all was.on our streets Wednesday. Roy all Skiu and ]
    in the city on the 16th. our"j brought in some tine fresh water Eruptions, positively .
    readers to give him a call. trout. urea Piles, or no pay required. It f ) -Z''AS:3t: : : 3fl69r---- 0

    Mrs. Reed, of the Waldo House, The lies Goertner IB guaranteed to give perfect sat 3}
    future outlook for Starke is i Boston I left Thursday uO R. W. DIXON & SON
    passed through the for lofunded. Price Z
    Waldo isfaotion
    city yesterday brighter than ever before. We where she will visit friends. or money-
    en route to Jacksonville, "Me think's me Est>e's a druggist 25 cent box, <
    accompanying are almost sure of getting anotherVailroad .per u GENERAL COMMISSION mV
    '> her father and mother, who and the weeping. For sale at J. L. Gaskin's Drug ,
    have been visiting her for the last will soon Mr. Jessie Lews! one of Ward City Store. Q.E Q.U 190 and 1902} Duane St., New York. p.
    few have a complete system of water- -
    popular young men, is the latest acquisition --' <

    The S. L. I. A. will give a works. And last, but not least by to the Bradford County Take your Hides and Furs to T. Southern Fruits any Vegetables Specialty. nn

    supper any means, the farmers in this sec- High School. QCU
    to-night at the Armory for the R. Sweat. He. will pay the highest We Make it Specialty of Strawberries (in i tion are planting large crops of tobacco Mr. Paruell, representing Whitall, m Throughout the Kntire Year. a
    benefit of the Bradford market price for them. Don'tfail
    County of which Tatum & Co., of 3
    Starke Philadelphia, was
    being National Bank, New York and Commercial
    Guards and tho High School Li- center of trade will talking in the interest of his house to see him before you sell as i it < AgenciesSXTZS
    reap the bene- oc ren
    brary. Every here Wednesday.
    body should
    will be in pocket.
    and money your t; :: zonC :'C'-STA.: S. y''C.
    help a good cause.
    fits.The Sheriff Denmark wag over In the ,

    A special from Hampton to the F. C. & P. is equipping western part of the county Wednesday Swan Down Flour, the finest i in -

    Jacksonville Times-Union and Citizen f their engines with electric head spring summoning term of court.the jury for the the city at White's Grocery. .&hA.. A. JOHNS,. '

    Q says that the case against K. L. !| lights.} An "extra" camo down the ------- ,
    Mrs. J. C. Richard and Miss Uellen -STARKE, FLA.
    Cherry wag compromised Tuesday .1 line Tuesday night with.the electric Richard left yesterday for Waldo NOTICE.

    Kild Cherry having sold out Ins; light illuminating the surrounding where they will vi-it friends nod rela- There win be a public sale of unclaimed ex-{ gale, Staple and Fancy Groceries
    business and left the town. country> Quite> a crowd gatheredat tives for a few weeks. press press office packages a Waldo.ia Fltorld th;at Southern nine o'clock Ex- ,

    the the The Commission house of C. A. a.,mon Saturdi.y'Apri 9, 18%.. to satisfy I
    The State Christian Endeavor depot before arrival of claims for charges on same. ; Country Produce, Etc.
    the as the could Houck, Pittsburg. Penn., is represented A list of all such unclaimed matter can be
    Society will engine bright light Company's office
    ia Express
    convene at Winter found Southern
    Park March 22ud, and continue in be plainly seen several miles.off. Llviul:; ton in and this Mr.city F.by J. Taylor.:Mr. G. C. .at WaJ in the o. Starke.State, and al! other principal offices When in want. of Good Goods at Reasonable Prices give me a

    y S.J. KE3KABD.Jr..A ent. Call. I will make it to your n session four days. The railroads There some. talk of building a Mr. J. W. Morgan returned home / ... ,

    will give. & special rate for these : ". from Waldo Tuesday where he had ..
    bcyqle: pith to Crosby Lake Cent
    been attending the funeral of Mr. .EDWARD MDDLETON:
    meetings from all in : ,
    points the
    btatc. etery. This ii a good scheme_ and Geo. Ennis who committed suicide I ..E. W. DRIGGERS -

    would be an attraction to Starke.. at that place. Successor to Andrews Mlddlenon.

    Your help and encouragement, Bicycle paths bring visitors- and Bov. Judge Malphurs and wife returned 'LIVERY SALE AND -IEED 1 STABLES;

    both morally and materially, is visitors spend money.: Jt is a won home from New*River Tues- PROPRIETOR OF t' .

    needed to build up this town and der that have day. Judge Malphurs preached sever .
    our not
    thoughtof FLA.
    al ))). ) STARKE, 114(.
    interesting sermons at New FeedandSale
    unless you give it and give-it now this before. -,., River church while there. Starke Livery, .
    when it is needed and when it will "- .. .
    do the most this NOTICE.-I will handle Ice for Mr. W..S. War,of the Refrigerator STABLES. ; .." .
    good town will
    rink into deserved:; obscurity andprosperity the Ice Company this.season.Strickh&Gash. Ice Works, Puwannee Ice Works and ... ..Q..I.l Make a Specialty; of f oaYeyfag! '. Traeliisg< Mea to Points fa t&a COil11 rJ.. ,.', .: : Waldo Ice Work '
    passed '
    ? through the '" 4 "' .
    ., will the } })on't' ask me forOa W *: ..;;.1>,
    pass yon y on at ,. 4
    Mk city Wednesday en route to Waldo to __ .. .1
    *rf *
    other aiti. '- t KEff LSD: sECC? -HAlt3 Sl'SSlES: || TERMS .
    ""-" M 'l: .. .J ;..... .:- McMUBBT. look after hls'factory at that plrce. ASOKAWK83F2SSALL:' .(II f .STKCTII? CASH. SECOHD-HANDjjHARNESS. = 'AND B UGG1ESF'OR SALE. ,
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