ALEX. ST. OL~r-ABRAMS,
ATTORNEY AT LAW.
March 1 /1907.
The case against Al1:Sea St. 01air-Atbrams and A. K.
Taylor has gone ove~r for the term and cannot be called up;
ag~alin unil Apl~ril 3r?.rd at thle earliest.e I will notify you
wcihenever it is set for trial.
Very truly yours,
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J. N. C. STOCKTON,
Ma~;rch 1, 1907.
Severno~ir N, B.' Brjwrard,
May I req'ies tchat y;u wUiZl write a letter 'i;o i-r. F.~ N.
:MI:rp~hree, Ohairma? sf Can in~ee of,.Selection af Rhodes Scholars
ft a Florida, andh direct the -let~er ';. Mr. Muiriihree at Talalahasaeo
as it, is impsrtan~t tha% he .receive i- as soon aa sgL~ibe, anying~
wihat y;:u can~ in favo~r af ry: son Willianl T. Stoclrton wh>l is Tje af
the successful campetitljrs far the Rh l9ed Sch.-larship.~ Inst ruc~ti n~
nEn to cand~idates rcad3 as follows:
n'Sealee from, somre ;f yourr instenote;s ;o acq:uainta-ices
"af" we~ll. Irn;w recitationn +eG.Scinlnls as5 to youar .tqlalities
n'af !a-!kna, %ru:h, csourate, debaiTti)T rr dutyg, go -~arshy f3r
rrrad pro notion of sheC w~eat, k~i d-li'C a.: l unsBelqidhness,
"' andi fellow;b~i'p. ra
While yju knolw mry son1 3rly in a genezt r~al y I wish yr~; w;.1d say
whatsr y;: can- inl his favor ac a letter from the Gove~rrnr o9 k'I rida.
in his behalf will have great weig~ht.,
Very Geely yjours,
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Jazeksonville, Fla. rMar~ch 4,1907
To The Hontorablea Secret~art of ~arr,
Coneerninrl the r~lecent gertter of colanITint madei by the
Adjurtant iA neral of this StatLe, (G~el-er aloster), resp~ecting the
meth~ocs prursudC by the United! States A~rmy Irspiecting Officer,("a~jor
T~a!ra ),now ins:-ectinF the orrmatized Icil~itia of Florida unider inr-
astrructioros fr*om your efficie, I: deem it proper and Just to say that
thle ab;ovs rmentioned cromlaint weas forwarded to0 the Wa~r nea~!~rtmc;nt
wRithout :ny k ~nowledrte or al-proal,2~ and had I knMow in advance of the
diifferelce between the tw offic(ersr I think I could have adjiusted
it with~out2 tokt intlerference of the Tynited States Ililitary Auwhor-
EspSecially to I wishl to testify to thie usefulness of
"ir.jor Deipray to the Ftloridar State: "ilitiaf,and while I realize that
the maitter complained of by Geneara3.l oste~r pertained saolely- to
Ma~rjor 33apra 'sr dutyi as Special Inspector under the '''iliitay L~aw and
wras in no *Play connlected wi~th his recrular duties as United States
Arm Oficier onlr znt. wih the orresinzed Erilitiar of 7Florida and
lfilitary Advinser to the rGovernor ;.I neve~r-thelesas feel :impeIlled to
sayr that I wirnh to emph7asize ay desire that nothing involved in the
incident above preferred to aball be construed in any way to indi-
cate that "rajor Dapray is not perfectly agreeable to mne officially
and pesrsonally in the position he holds--the position upon which he
was detaled by orders of the Watr Despartme~nt upoan my direct a!.pli-
In co~nclusriont I beg to sayr that Ja~jor )a~prayr hasa done
FOoid services for both the( Sttarte Troopsi~ and 'ysalf anld. I trusL tkat
he will be corat inued, on duty waith mect and tthe Orreanized Yiilitia of
this Sta te, sas long~ as I a-1 movernor.
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Hon. PJ, i! -rowardi,
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pleasunre of :i:. L n wi th ouir compli-
r-i7n~ Ma copy of Tihomais ". rL*:WSOn's novel,
"Fr N ' the Thirteenth" which we believe
wiill, appeal to you not onrly as a ti? ely
indictment of the evils of stock ganfoE --
b~t, as an? American e. fra n n
Very sincn ely yours,
S. .) AY, P & .
W. W. WATTS, COMMERClAL BUILDING
F. F. GILMOR1E,
J. H. SKINN R,&TE.
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A MONTHLY FAMILY MAGAZINE
THE HOME &3 FIRESIDE CO.
Hon. H. B. Browa~rd,
Gov of Fl~a.
7 thranke you for your fa~v or of recent date and beg to
acknowledge receipt of your photograph.
Of course you understand there will be no chanr. or
expense whtever, and we will send you a copy of the
rna:.rii..sine, "OUR COUNfTRY"~ when the pictures appear.
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Tiam~pa, Fla., Hech~L 12 1907.
Mr. N. E. EU -.:e4,d
Myi : ear Sir :
I an enc~losi-, g you bill h-erewitfh -tr -.l.0 18_;.t a e:l1.e I.es for" sicbt-
It ih th~ie int-entiton of ),he -r:nu. en-I to makea this _per the~ 9:-:..
afteronon p-.(::,tcation in Flori!;da. 170~ wouldd appr eelate :our :..usisrrtancs 4;
thel~ a~f:-:ten ro a =!b -scritpt ion. In remit, Iing kidyle skowhwyu :'. -
prrc-ttiate Lthe vast top---S =unvi rantr Ie liave .,.ie in the f'lge, beaunlce :':e desrire
to pub~ilis a select nuribr -1 letters from oiur various az m:Pibiers "thro\,.-.
Thankr~:ir g Zour For ;ouir goo! wlishes, ie beg t~o remain sith amah r~e e:fa,
Yours vensqj tbZZy,)
DETROITK, IO6WOODWARD PAVE. ORAD JSHT's-ceIrralaae
SCANCNGNOA II 8 30 OPE A PLACE. CHARLES F. PERSONS,VicePrest &AsstGent.Mgr JOHN H.GRANT, Treasurer.
COLUMBUS, 313-315 NoRTH FRONT ST. WAYN E B.STOW E, Auditor. COURTLAND SMITH, secretary.
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Deair Sir :-
Your favor at benld, p~romising; to give us a copy of your
message in a~dvanrce, with the c express conditions? that it not be releasedl
until the afternoon of April 2,, or the morning of April 3. Werl thank yiou
for your kindness in this matter, and the promptness with which you
replied to our request. If this !message is dellivered to your leglisl;ature,
as I presume it will be on the forenOOn of April 2, wes wouldi like It
releas--d so it could be used by the dailies of that afternoon, as several
of the dailies of your state are afternoon papers, a~nd would not want to
wait until the afternoon of the 3rd. WFIe presume that it will be
satisfactory to you. WJe shall do our best~ to g~uard against the publica-
tion of any1; part of the messages before it is delivered.
If you cannot give us the no ssag~e a :.:eek in advance, which wre
desire, please comes as near to that time as possible.
Thanking; you. In advance, we are,
Very truly yours,
American Press Association.
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Mr.sP.D.Gassidey, Secretar~y,Seminole Clu,
M~y dear sir:-
I have yours of 5th., inst.,
in which you say', At a meeting of the directors of the seminole club
held 2kafraurtay on Tuesday, February 26th,,I907,at which meeting Mr.Bryan
the Gounty Solicitor of this county was present,it was stated by Mlr.
Bryan,that, you had stated to Governor Broward,that you had lost bI,500.00
in the Seminole Glub,playing oards. The Directors would like your
This statement is false in letter and in spirit. Goonsionally,
possibly a half a doz;eln times a year, I have played a nondesoript game
for 01ub supply tickets,but never for moneys I have never won nor lost
more than a trifling number of these at a time,and I doubt if in the
aggregate thnerec is a difference of $25.00 one way~ or the other,and an
reasonaby sue that the balance is in my favor.
I diad not make the statement that is attributed to me,to Governor
Broward or any one else,nor have I any recollection of mentioning to
Governor Broward or any other person not a member,anything that ma
have transpired in the Club
Thanking you for advising me of this very remarkable stlatemnent,thus
giving me an opportunity to refute itG,
I: a verg-sincerely yours,
I am sebding a copy of this letter to Gov.Broward and Mr.B~fryan.
~ifattet~tomrsh b ons e~ll Intrz Unto,l~
KevEY\ST, FLORIDA .
March 9th., 1907
Myr dear G~overnor Broward,
I enclose oopy of a letter
I am sendingE the Secretary of the Seminole Club.
I fleel s~atisfied. that ;4ou have been misquoted,and trust, that you
w1ill write to me,and set yourself right,and at the sam~e time do me an
not of justice,
Very" sincerely yours,
14. P B)RYAN W. J BRYAN
BRYAN & BRYA N,
:":.r h 18th. 1907f.
van. Jeurf':..*: I B. Br-owne,
Ke:- T' Gst Fla.
I: ar:.; oil. 1~in recuyip of ..-,r letter ofr tooe buh~.
instI., oencow...~ - a co 2y of letter ,lou. .1..-- wr pitten Mr.L~ 1P. D.
Cansi;_..y, t`,l. r?..: ate:2r; (_-T ile Semninole Clurb, of tli~s CiL:.
!-f. Cr....y hr nt lte corriiectl inflsal~u~ :'Ou ais to
thatl too'- co '..5ch I` Wirl '1.:l: '..1;'CLcc e ts ,o.
I u1d.'t _80. LL : .; str.- 17:e .:-. e- of T.>osco-n at 1.`.. Souinolie
011-bt noti-'l~ = the 31-- ::Cors to stoo it. I road7-6.( in :.:... i~r
a co:.Lirfaunicu n anL .resrol tion sta"l. L-haL it; ha:d. to.r :top-
pi.1 3:-:' :iii not be pl.'' .r: a .': =.II'() shortl' L*- th T.. -f =:..
,:' >0'- ..I:e~i :raE rZe;.in...*~l eted fthe ~.-.!:on: b:12.r .1 --~I .. 0 ne
repllocenited :J sr. Chck,?; b~:i.': fil't l:u'n celnts :nT e~j-
fiftty c .-ll us formerly;r I: tien pre~ 1. di I.~-. De.-Lons -inst
all =ihe l;.ctors .:;. tile S3 milolo ;l ..b fir runnlin..' ag~ b.ilin?~
noti~,. .1 o : helz Club, esttesing tht LI c:-!.`:.il.1 :000 itr 9irr, e
fvlr a 89-10~ Off-cr io be a memumbl- o a :abling-t rinsctitutua.o
I 100 a~c~l hOleutvter t Le Zhu .~ ~.!Co ~ad bsee 1-e'i:?:tatdc~ upon3 14;i
su padd U~c~ .Leee..untn to allow iOt ou be Ireinasett':ld rou~..i::. -=.. th-ro
Mr. Bi >.. B:-_ln t, mec 11.Elsoupoln, bslel~ies un: .the .:.l.ielb-i e i di-
recOr~-~ S inU1;1et:nt Of in ~lb ~i~n.1,anional brave.I I:' uf'- ifu..h withul rrPu,
I 0.1sissede or irthter, f *.10mli to fileo lls con-<:. 1_;:Ldc jinl:lj00-
N P BRYAN W J. BRYAN
BRYAN & BRIYA N
ATTORNEYS AT LA4W.
JAC KSONVILLE, FLA.
m-= tions, te-0. w ~ttholld~ c-- e:n E:ny~_:tuted rsionerrtin. Thoen he~
directo~rs de-sireda and Isincited onr an ijnterYview~ w~~irh me, . .ich
:ve hl:Fu 3:.: ti:e ;:i .t ilt:a .lr;. Crum;riday~ .1notioizs in his li:tter
to yoQu. We~~ wer9.e ai; Coj~. si;.: :2::e wBlho :oc. 1 2:.!1 MOnei:r, andC
:no~se w~ho~1i halfl wn, andic the6 !_--:i~:p report;s curLrent in refSere~cnce
to thze Clutb, onc~ l easkree thne qu;cestion if :.Cou ha1d los~t :^"1290. or
,~'1.1 0., in a -me a~t the Poze~L nole Club, ald tlze Unao.rc :;`' Diirec-
to~re: scooct to :=nor; your ctry~lo of -::.:e an~d samid Lfhnt ,_. el:. a
thninlr ::'e abcoal-.is.1 impossiblyr, whncr Ir I'I.1id e t LI .1
hour:ld 3f E .ch: a rulmor, aud .Telfa~ir cSs., ok.on sa~cid that~ Governor
M ; ::.r.:aE tLuL hLm hL kl:-*. Hlur::. suchi- a ::u.1.ur, tame. I 8'.i~C; T Us ~7
Castll /: L1,.:-.;h~lt I 3BhiLt:G Je= tr it. fLx GoCIvte nor_ Br--.lt:ld., 'Ul.~;lh
I: do noL :c~lieves, the besL of .:. rezcollectionl ow is, thla"U I
taname o~ :r inflene a~t all tlo El_'c: ading: the i'umol-r and said .t
in :c..ll a wray tha~t ou; could not her e-t objlectC~ to it -1: c. ;` usu
been '3-'ceBLt .' -nesolf I '3a not !iin: -_80 r.m:1.,;"
wrlT.I1tin :ou a1.::- Guh letter or (,:-- sucah :riece 1' mrs-.ille i':a-
tion, unlesss it is th tl he is sure bec: .cr3 thes gambln g -- :~a
at the Club h-10; bt..n taklen u~p and. de~_sir:ec u Flra vt h~is; pleqtn
said t:L over :*-j~: Ecl:l.-:.1d had to' LE1 him uL t~ to .C Twne:!d.
tus t:t weea~ V. :;:: sourlct e also, but I do ntot 0 .~ink~ I: 6did as
do note believe I did been`~. it fromu t".e Govo'.r~~isor.
At any rate, I fool that I should not ;;.>.o:L~'; Ilove no~n-
N. P. BRYAN W. J.BRA
BRYAN & BRYA N,
ATTORNEYS AT LA~W,
Lionedf yjou r namei at :.11, and fP. Any ingustice ol uirong done
*oua forl -'ol .- sos, freely:;; and frrank~-l;' 71!0ollogico, as it wEasr
onli- nn .:u n.:-. part., andI~ I th,.... htjl~ I warln in3 thle
Co:.1;- '".::tl;nl .an mu rf.. I:co 1:r:-.it.:G o.u L~t..hai r~...-:stL *o bet
pre r I It. Yo: a: v .~:~ ocirlT; see E:.': t~i Fwo 1 e to cold. 11ave
,- tten abroadi t wZ 1 !.gatteClb'.asuha
abverd, Lhevo Rli la:2s.:: of rnon ** suffici:ene t imagrinattion
to: ard Orc .:.'CS od Coljrs to t~.- e fiure3S. A ,.--.:t ..-n3,
s:.in s we-re dfiseu:t se-d y [he Bot! -6 of Dir~ectorls `Eith mec
on2 that-t occasi)n, ard .: r-ecoll!3ction is that thicE rumTor about
.-:c..r ;lo:oms camle up in a discussion ofu nnu i;nr ~!~~L rlflUences
oR i.' : ort :-" : ;. cl **nce go::.--7 on, be~c- inc ~ of t:-:~ L is..-.aorsE
ti- L w~ould1 i-tI a~it about it, :s.:-1 I noi. i
btn do::el no injury -..Motver b:- .. s~tatement, and am vcry
soi-y thact I m~.-.0 f t at, .:..r rate because nothli: s drt
S. ..r 7 RBesie tlha-n to f~in, ue -.3 Or o!:r in ou <.J.co
I aa e:- .:.3 -a coiie of this icRev~i io :;r. P. D1. ;'lutidey,
Secletary of~i thel SCousnuse ClUb3, a.:i U.lso to I:ov. Brow~ard.
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ATTJCORNIEP- ACT LA A1Y. ~l, 97
LAKC: E ITV, f&LA.
I unidaertarnd tinat we nave at last got somea one to
try out for Fres. of tine Senrate, as I niear tnat Sen. i~tea of Jackson
is a Canrdidate, please write ~me confidential, is lie alrighlt, and ihas
hie an;; show for election, as it is imnportan;t triat we succeed in this
one matter more thian. any otiuer, as IT understana tnat if tthe'IN\TFRESTS'
su~ceced in oriianizing~ the Leglislature especially tnie upper orancrh
that threy are going to make a terrific fignst against yo~u anld nlave
all the Departmnents of State examinled oy prejun~ioed c~omm~ittees,
whio will have en~eir report made up Iin advance, anid tiiat Leria will oe
done in jrder, to inijure you in particular, any~tuinig triat yo~u write me
will oe treated conifidential.
F. P". CON E;
ATTORNEOV AT LA\r -
I would also like t~o knrow what isJ to oe done witi, tu~e Sharfi~f
proposition in this County, icas lhe oeen required, to answer the charges
yet? as there seems to oe enough, Defore you to take action agair.st
an one, and h~e do~t seeml to take any notice of law, L~onesty or
fair dealing in~ ~is managiemen~t of thre offie waill he8 rae, anda the
way rie nads tne matter arr~anged hlere hie is and will o~ankrupt our
County if tne condition is allowed to stanta.
Tluank~in, you inl adv!ances for an early replyg anid witiu rjest regards
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t fd-arc'h 18th.21907.
My~ Iear Governor:-
Woill :'ou ki~nj;lr wire or write me as to a1 convenient
time wihern I can confaer w~ith you aF fewv minuztes,on a little matter,at
your office. Xny time or da~y after the arrival of the afte~rnoon train,
at Tallaha~ssee~o Thu~lrdady,will be ~satisfacztoryg to me.
~Thankingt you in advance for the cou~rte~syf ~I ,
Yours~ very truly,
TH.OldA E. Ard*.Ki~r, a 1.,.I OHAS. E Mc~r(EQO2:
EDITORS ANE P*DRO 1RigO BUSINESS MANAGER AND TREASURER
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Depatrtmenlt oaf (!!mmetrce amS i Enh
BUREAU OF FISHERIES
Iarch 16, 1907.
Mr.r John Y. Detwiler, :
Ch~i~rmn S"ite Fish Commission, '
N~ewv Brarna, Floridia.
There is inclosed~ herewi~ith conyg of a letter acddressedi
to~ Mrr. W". HT. Adiams of thes Floridia Fish andi Producx e Cer v~'' ,
wrhich is self e~xplanatory. Thie Eulreau -fc-ls amured~! of
youir cooperation in the fulrtherance of an~y work it desiress
to (do in the way of proypeating sab adn th.e St. Johns River,
bzt; it is believed youn may desire to suggest somze ch~anqes
in the wording. of the inclosed bill.
2 inclosures.s Acting Comi.iasti er.,
A_1 ACT TO 'E"CCOU7rAGE 'F~ TECPAr? B7mP CF Fp g
Th~e yrito! StaitesJ btEurea of Pistheries4 or itsg 9ents
or oln~lo;'s, andi th-e Floril~a Fish Co!ristiion or its s:ants
or ea:r?2.r-rs, azre "i reby au~th~orizedi to talce -ishL for fits1-
oiilturalr and~ scientific airnoses `ry t: o waters 0: th~e
StltP at any: andT all 7e~aonsj of the yealr, ani9 byr anry ethodls
which rre or :17 be Prol~ibitedic by lawl. It shall be ulnier-
7trOca that.P the Eulreau~ of riishe-rie~s, its rc~enzts or enrlove ,,
sndi the Flori ta Fisi Co~ri~aion, itw sents or e -nloyea,
silall obrserve all rtrone-r precautions wh~en collect..nr- fishess
Zor fishr-cuiltuiral nir ~o es to retailn them aive or return
the:3 to tl-e -teistrs fro; vjiich collicted,, or Ai-tirib~ute themn
to ot Per vsat~rFS .14 ani kly 3~ nossible :zndi with th7e lalst
li3her:?e~n em 10" 1 by~ the bureau o' Fiateries, its
-en!ts or enloyea~, or the Blori~la Pjiet Cc .:imsion, its
trefnts or earnloy 17, to cat~ch fish; for th~e above surrones,
-re rauth-oriz~ed to ~ell food.' fish tlbst can not be return ~i
to tk,:e iatcors alive, Iur!or suIch r' U~latio~nCa thre Starlte
7ish Co.'1issioT may prescribe.
Mars~ch 16, 1907.
Flori('a Fint and rrolures Cct.nzry,
ouetr letter oi" abruarylLr 11 addrressed to D~r. I.illi-an
of the Stearner~ Fish f3awak h-ts beien forwtards-\~ to t'ris office
for renly. Thes clu ~stion youl have rfi;?e is ery Mu1ch an-
nreciatedt by: the Bulreau.
At thle nresecnt ti:re it looksr asl i:' few if anry e-esr of
the shad- would~ be taken in the St. Joh~ns River for prorl-a-
tion Mr oneaps before the bewrinning of th~e close Sea'~son on
Anril 1. If t'::erefore the state le-ialature ~i :ntetistely
un~on conven~inr will c3nsct a lazw Tut l:orisil.r. the sureau1 to
take4 fish for a brilFr varialc fPremanatbly f'rom ten to fif"-
tfeen (ayrs it will facilitate th~e investigations and nn-
able~l the 6Bureau to ;!etaryine more ,IefinitelT as to the ad9-
vi ability of arra-ti..-; for more extensive work alone1 thne
same lines zrnnually.
7:etrefore a subtstituter for the bill. which 7rou ha!ve
subittel~ has been roughlly drafted andlr is inclosw& herewith.,
Undiolibtedlly it wirll be iudvisablet to include in it a section
providing for ?orse methodl of' ta-Fring the fish which are
sbiren~ 5: byiaberen sumloyedi in catob~ine~ fish~ un ter t~ris
A conry of this letter hras been mailed~ to 'r. Joh~n
Y. IDetwsilsr with vr:C on 1 you ill, Iund~oubite:dl wish to ctn.'er
in ..`e.~'rr to any wrorosel legis~lztion of this chzr-zcte~r.
Re ste tfullly,
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PE:NSAC;OLA,FLA. March 21/99^7.
I'' 'oeg to acknowledge receipt of y-oure en-
closi~ng niew notes, toQ retire the eld osnesf, and~ enolese
herewvith, stamnpedc .pFaid/-
Eate dated nec.22nd.---------- 750.00
Bal. on zo~tte: dated ncec.Cind.-- A4~, -, .0-
Yloirs ve~ry truXly,
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RICHARD H. EDMONDS
EDITOR AND GENERAL MANAGER
Baltimore, M~arch 22, 1907
Sub jeact -Transpo rt at ion -Ri ve r s&Harbo rs Improvement s
Transcending in Importance every other
business question before the American people is
that of transportation. American development must
be halted unless there can be brought about a far-
reaching increase in transportation facilities.
Essentially~ important to this is the development
of rivers and harbors of the entire country.
The Mianufacturers' Record will begin
this week the publication of a series of very broad
and comprehensive articles, three or four of them
by Lewis MJ. Haupt, one of the foremost water-improve-
ment engineers in Amerlea, on this subject. These
articles will discuss the need of river and harbor
development, the relative cost of transportation by
water and rail, the important work under way, the
oanaels now.under construction in different sections
and possible canals in other sections.
This campaign of discussion is the
carrying out of the broad work which for fifteen or
twenty years the Manufacturers' Record has been
doing in favor of river and harbor improvements.
The most active work of enlisting the people of
the whole country in urging national expenditure for
this purpose on a very large scale must be pressedo
with vigor by every man who is interested in the
further pr-gress and prosperity of the country.
We invite your subscription to the Record
and your co-operation in its wide circulation during
the next two or three months while this discussion
will be under way. lThe annual subscription is $g4.00.
Can we not have your order? If you do not eare to
make an annual subscription we would be glad to have
you send $1.00 for three months covering these
Can we not have your individual subscription,
and3 possibly your favorable consideration of an
order for a number of extra copies to be mailed to
those likely to be interested in this subject?
Very truly yours,
Jacksonville, Fla., March 25, 1907
Dear Sir and Brother--
We are anxious to obtain the names and addresses
of all Knights living in Jacksonville and vicinity who have not affil-
iated with either of the local lodges. To this end we ask your
co-operation and help, and should be very much obliged if you would
send me the names of any Knights you may know in good standing, or
otherwise, whose membership is not in either of the local lodges.
Awaiting the pleasure of an early reply,
FRANK J. DUNN,
K. of R. &c S.
No. 8, The Evelyn Flats,
Laura St~near Ashley St.
Jackson~ville, Fla. i
My dear Governor:-
I have been intending for somae days past to write to
you,and actually did write a letter to you but just as I w0as about to post
it'I heard that you were soon to visit Jacksonvi~lle again,and thought I might
just as well wait and see you. after youf: arrival. here. however as I missed
seeing you I will now write to say that; I am still busy on my official re-
ports to the War Department;,and unless you instruct me to the contrary I will
stay here at least long enough to complete them.
Aet all even~ts,howevetr, I want to be able to return to
Tallahassee early next month,if not sooner,so as to be within your reach when
%~###########~k~ t he Legislature meets,in case I canl be of any service to you. Of
course, I realize that to somne unsymrpathetic ears it mayT sound presumptious
for me to say~ this,but somehow I feel that; your strongest~ point is your own
integrity and3 the better it is understood the weaker the opposition becomes.
In other wrords,dear Governor,I believe that your reasons and your motives
have only to be made known to people to win their support,and one of the first
d~uties of## frindship is to see that a friend is not misunderstood.
Of course I know that you like man another ~inblic man'
must hanve your re~al and your lukewarm f~riends,but I want to caution you right
now against that class of creatures whro when a friend is criticized or 3ibed
at by somebody behind his back,find it to their interest to laughat,if they
do not openly agree with the attack. That may be one phase of polities,but I
believe that the majority of mankind prefer angL outspoken friend quite as
much as an open and frank: enemy. And what is more,I dont believe it matters
much who makes the truth understood-so long as it is understood. So the de-
duction fro~m all 1T have said on this point is simplly this; even an humble
friend like myself may be able to help certain people in Tallahassee noxt
month to better~uniderstand and appreciate the logic and the ;justice of your
And right here let me say again that I appreciate more
than I can tell you that letter you wrote in my behalf after I had been so
w~antonily secretly attacked by a man I had he reason to suspect was my enemy.
Thzen I think of it I oant help wondering if he? has not in some secret manner
tried in other ways to injure me,for I think it is i########~ beyond dispute
that thei hand that strikes in the dark and from behind without warning can never
safely be trusted ag~ain--by anybody. It goes without saying that I was sorry
you were bothered about that mnatter,an yet it was only like you ####t~ when a.
friend was so unjustly attacked to be willing to stand up for him and see fair
play. Ere long I think I can prove that there was absolutely no official rea-
son for Foster's attack on. me which was the odocome of some petty 'eteling or
resentment for which there was no manly excuse. However I had no intention to
bring3 this matter up in this personal letter,but it forces itself upon meh a
great dac6l,eepecsially when I realize that I am practically thze guesat of Flor-
ida by your muh appreciated invitation,and it was unbecoming any subordinate
of yours.to attempt to east unmerited aspersion upon me.
Besides I fealise that in the time I have been in Florida
much good has resulted to; the State troops,and an examination of the two
last annual reports of the Aldjutant-General of this State `will show veryr
plainly to any unrpreJudiced mlind that my work has been useeful- my reports,
mdy rscommendations,myT suggested ordera,the expressed thanks and praises of
the highest officers in thet military establishment,atnd my name appearing
in all patlts of the year's resume' of work done,together with the expressed
thanks of the State officers' association passed by a unanimous risingaE votg--
~I say all' this migh be construed to indicate that; there must be some sudden
personal reason wchy General Foster and Colonel Corbett have recenlfly joined
in. attacking mae. U~nfortunattely those two officers are now in attendance at
the Inter-State National Guardl Convention in Golumbia where I shall not be
surprised #################### to learn 8 ##_B~i they have attempted to inz-
Jure~ me. Last yrear when the privilege was tendered to me to go wPith. the State's
delegates to the National '&uard Convention I declined on account of the cold
weather in the north where it was held, but I said I would like to go this
yearzespeciall~y as the convention was to be held in the South and in pgy own.
native State. W~hen the time came for the selection of delegates,bowever, I
wras not honored with an invitation ,and the place I might have hoped to fill.
was given to Golonel Corbett--a conscienceless and merciless enemy who at
the recent meeting of the State convention of National Guard officers in this
wity undertook to introduce a reaso~lut~ion sulogis~tie ofe tj##4 Adjtutaht-General
Foster and denunciatory of me--an act so flagrantly unajust and unoalled for
the convention unanimous refused to allow the resolution even to be read--
and in fact not one officer could be found to second it.
You must pardon me/dear Governor,1f I show that I feel keenly the
unkinaness of the two men I refer to. I know that yJou too havse your trials,
but you know that IC sympatias with ypu in them aznd I am sure you will not
mind if I writet to you as I do now. Abover all I: value that letter you wrote
-in my behalf to the Wlar D~epartment,and~ I: wguld be glad if you would tell me
if any acknowledgment or reply comes to it. It waZs not likely to call forth a
reply but of course I would like to hear if one should come.
I hope that ypalrr will read my report published in the A.G's report,
and I hope too that you wi~ll see fit to include int your message some of the
points I had the privilege of submitting to you* by the wa,Dear Governor,
you promised to send me some memoranda on the Negro or R~ace Question,to read
over,but I have not received it,.
please say to Mrs Broward that Mars apray has been quite srick for a
paft of the time we have been here but often speaks of her. Wefo both remember
with gr~ateful appreciation the kindness of Mdrs Browrad and Mtliss Douglass,and
even. here your good sister has been most attentive an krin to Mrs Dapray woho
has enjoyed her calls very muFthl
With kindest regards) to all at home, and to Brown if he is still with
you believe me,
Honorable N.B.Broward, ................. .....~a
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P H ILAD ELPH IA, 1010nWALN Ur ST
BOSTO:N, 133~ ~:HOLIVER n ST
PITTSB8URGH, 803 LIBERTY AVEl.
DETCRAOT,, 5066 MoAD RD AVE.
"CINCINNATI, 128-130 OPERA PLACE.
COLUMBUS, 313-315 NoaRT FRONT ST.
INDIANAPOLIS, 117 W. GEORGIA ST
ST. PAU L. 41 EASTTHIRD ST
OMAHA, 1018 FARNAM ST
ATLANTA. 23 E.MITCHELLSr
DALLAS, 301 E1.M ST
SAN FRANCISCO, 218 SPEAR ST
PORTLAND,0RE. 66Ya FIRsT ST
HORATIO N.GOODWIN, Resident Manager.
ORLANDOO J.SM;ITH, Pri-jioierst ansrejl l anager.
CHARLES F.PERSONS.VicePrest &AsstGent.M~gr JOHN H.GRANT, Treasurer.
WAYNE B.STOWE,Auditor. C OU RTLAN D SM IT H, 5ecreta ry.
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-'~ff March 28,1907
Copy of the Mdessage just received. Thanks for your promptness.
On account of its length we will be obliged to abridged it, as our papers
do not have space for so much.
Very truly yours,
American Press Association
9on. ::. B. Browacrd,
T'al lah~as see ,
I hereri-th hand. youi t~he completed declaration in the
case of Napoleon 33. Rrolorard, Plaint~iff, -vs- The Floridia ITimes Union,
Defsn-;nt;, a corp~orattion, etc.
I ha-nve jompleted this declaration bolstered up in a
chair and under greatL physical dlisadvantnae I: would not have draggeS
myslelf to the office if it; h~ad not ?I:r.~ to h~ave got this piaper ready
for youlr Jrza~minstion before the leeisla~ture rret and I wishl _ro~ would
exa~rcin:: it and return it to me personatllY as I wishn to talk to ;.-cu a
few moments about it/ You could. either return it at my office ringin
me~ up at #161ff to ascertaitn if I hard come~ up that day or cord over to
my house some~ night between seven and eight ringing me up at, #200,
informn~g me t~hat you are coming.
I understand there is an ciat case not yet presented in
th~e Supreme C~ourt touching the ma~sttelr of ILibel. and I wgish you would13.
find out if possible its nlimei and whether you could get the record and
bring it over wvPith. you w-hen you come that I mi~h-t lookr at it for about
I wJrote Sena~tor )Ia~lir, about two pardons wh~ich1 y~ou. gave
me at the last; meeting~ and which ha;ve never Sone' out. I wroate these
peoyile that t~hey woere pardoned immledictely~ and h2ave received not fee
and the fact that thze pard~ons hav~e not ,sone out rputs aue in an zembar-
raSssir.E position and I wish you wvould atted.v; to this af~teer f'or Ixet,
Yioura very truly, 4
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THlE DESOTO COUNTY~ NEWS
Our Equipment is Such TVLIMB AE ~rRThe Nws is the 01dedt
That. Wi C:3 Tur OutPaper Published in Arca-
ThatT~e an urn ut A. McBRIDE, BUSINESSi I1GR.
Joli printing of All Kinds ai and hes LagerC-
culation Than all the Pa-
ini the Shorteil Time,
pers in DeSoto County
Let i's Firure \\ith Y.ou. Combined.................. --
L ,Arcnma, ]IJA., Mar ch 20, 1907.
To his Excellency,
Governor N. B. Broward,
I write ha favor, not an office.
he :DeSoto County Niews has the only linotype machine in Fbrida,
I think, outside of newspaper offices with daily editions, or in large job
establishments in the cities.
We would be glad to get a cosy -f your forthoominZ message and oub-
lish it in full for the benefit of our readers, in the state and outside.
I have no East Coast or other powerful corporation, but we are am-
01tious to build up a pa~er, that is enterarising, up-to-date and absolutely
independent and devoted to real best interests of all the state, 'especially
this South west portion, that has been so neglected aosarently by the only
railroad interest that has had the business.
If you will furnish me a copy we will be glad to get it as soon as
we can. Of course we will regard the proprieties, hnd not publish till after
it has been read in the Legislature.
I .may add that we are starting to build up a business in furnishing
lInotype matter to smaller offices.
With personal regards and best wishes, believe,
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CICNAGOA 1 8- 30 OEPE A PLACE. CHARLES F. PERSONS.VicePres!&AsstGenI.Mgr JH .RNTesrr
COLUM BUS, 313-3i5 NORTH FRoNT ST. WAYNE B.STOWEAuditor, COU RTLAND SM ITH, Secretary.
INDIANAPOLIS, 117 W GEORGIA ST --21 Of,'ft
ST PAU L. 41 EASTTHIRo ST 7
OMA HA, 0 18 FAR NAM ST.
ATLANTA, 23 E.MITCHELL ST \ .1 '
DALL ANCS, OS SPEA S 23 E. IVITCHELL STREET.
PORTLAND,0RE. 6672 FIRsT ST
HORATIO N.GOODWIN, Resident Manager. . (ff/ (f.,Mac 2,1907,
W7e sent out the enclosed letter to the publishers of Florida.
You will see by this that w~e have tried to guard fully against any publ
lishing before it is given to the legislature. Orders have come in quite
freely for this message.
We are particularly anxious that you give us the copy at as
early a date as possible so we may have amrple time to set it up, put it
in plates, and ship it to the newspapers that have ordered it. It is
a long distance, and the connections are poor to many points in Florida,
so we will need all the time we can have in order to deliver the plates
if they are used immediately after its delivery to the legislature.
Can you inform us by return mail when wie can expect it?
Very truly yours,
Amrerican Press Associat ion.
DETROIT, 106 WooDWARD AVE. OR!LANDOC J.SI-11TM,Paatlctr~n d~ieneval I lanagerl.
CHICAGO, 55-61 MARKET ST.
CINCINNATI, 128-130 OPERA PLACE. CHARLES F. PERSONS.VicePrest&AsstGent Mgn. JOHN H.GRANT, Treasurer.
COLUM BUS, 313-315 NORTH FRoNT ST. WAYNE B.STOWE,Auditor. COUIRTLAN D SM ITH, Secretary.
IN DIANAPO LIS, il7 W GEORGilA ST -r - -~'~' 1 orOrC"-~ ~ - ---
ST. PAU L. 41 EAST THIRD ST. t
OMAHA,1018 FARNAM ST.
ATLANTA, 23 E.M ITCHELL ST ,E $AI
DALLAS, 301 EL.M ST.
SAN FRANCISCO. 218 SPEAR ST. 23 E. IMITCHELL STREET.
PORTLAND,0RE, 66Ya FIRsT ST
HORATIO N.GOODWIN, Resident Manager. (
By agreement with Governor N.B.Bjroward we are to hLave in
advanoe copy of his message to the Floridia Legislatujre th-at meets
April 2, 1907 in time to furnish it in plates for use in the issue of
your paper following transmission to the legislature.
The Governor is particularly anxuious that; no paper pubjlish it before
transmitted to:the legislaturre, so we ask that you sign following
contract and forward' at once if ylou wish the mlessage, and we believe
every paper in the state will wrant it.
Price for the use of' the plates 2Sk per column.
AmS~erican Press As soc iation ,
W~e hereby authorize the Amoerican Press Association to ship to us
plates ;pf the O~prernor's messagee, for which wre agree to pay for the
use of the plates at the rate of 25p! per column
Wle pledgFe ouzr wvo=d and honor that if thre G~overnor's ;'casane is
Eupp~lied to us in advance we will hold the same, both plates and proofs
in strict confidence, and wilil not perm~it; anyr portion, summaL~ry,,
s;ynopSiS, or intimation of its contents to je given in any formii to
any one, until transmitted to the legislature.
Namre of paper
4archi 1907 State
F. P. CON E
LAKE CITY, FLA. ._S .
Mrar. Bftri. 1907,
Hon. N. B. Rroward,
Tall araes ee, "la.,
You will finrd encLlrsed affidavits, and certified
amphaxx Cop, of cost oill of the Srieriff of tziisl County, showing
conclusively tsat, ne an~aryged for work and ootain~ed tihe sam~e from
this County that nze never performed, twit hre cranar~dd 111 miles
for transporting prisoner to jail anid for Jailing and relaeaing
when- the Prisoner gave cond and was never brought by Lim or an.;- one
to thiis Coun;ty, and ,as never been in Jail at all, tihis is only a
samnple, of wnat, is going~ on Ihere all thie time, and tlhe wa;; Ihe las
everything fixed here there is no power out you that can stop it
please let mea know if you ;,ave served rhim witrL an, notice of
F. P. CONE
ATTORNEY -AT -LAVCr
chraraes agai:.st rhim, as trnere~ Riould ue something done rigiut away
on this matter.
I will oe~ Up to0 Tallainaesse, Sun:dayr afternoon, to try a;;d serve
the dear people fcor 60 das, anld there are several matters that I
want to consult ;,ou about 'out will not worr; you here.
W~itrr best wisiles to ;.jLu and Yoursa I aLH
You will alsj notice that troe 3leriff made a afr'idavit to the
correctness of the cost ijill,
Dn Eoard Launch 110UA~D.
Upper St. Johnms River.
ECare 28, 1907.
Kon N.il B browareY
Governor Of Florida.
A ciomniatiorn sen you previous to myi leaving~ home (N;ewI 3myrus, Fla,)I
enlos10Ing corresPOndece rorlat~ive to proposed legislation affor~ding relief
to conditions Ihrichn assail the Ukited statess uEau3i of Fisheries in their ef-
fort to :invyEtigain! the situation preparatory to the prospective estabrlishing
of a Ka~tobery Stantion, and Bilological Laboratory for spuel'liF culture jinvestiga-
tions, &e. Th presence8 of the UI. S. Steamner Firsh Haw, ne engaged for the
firrst time since 1897, then unider command of Lieut, Swift, inve-stigating the
fishlleries of Fi1olrda -rlenderI any assistan;2ce by the State as imprative, by pro-
viding for aL ecutinualtion: of."~C the orkb by legislative actio~.
M~y knol*:1Pdge of thle factls, from the observation afforded during the month of
Cecemabe, 1906, while the U. S. S. Fish HawJ~'k was Jcssr:ign to dut3 at Ire:: Smyra,
secured for me an invitation to viisit the operat;ions ona the St. Johns River
inm the propaga=tiiln of shad, n'hici; invitation I accepted and now Personally ap-
peal~ to you, soliciting your Exgecutive ceooperation: in -ftfording all necessary
facilities to bring about the desired results, ihlich wvill eventually tend to
advance the interests of the naturl- food, and marine products.
RSealizing my rutter I~inesp;acity to brring about this desired effect under the
naverse conditions which now assail the fishery interests of Florida, ansd which
you are aware from my RBeports8 as Chainnan of the Fish Coonsissionf previous to
the passagEe of the Act repealing the Section! crea~ting~ that important body, I
from perssonlal kn~owledgec, obtained~ onz the~ nremises, sussat, am su-- ww. --
you in your offie~lal camellty take this matter up and bring about the desired
result. The e~xpense i.ncuirred by the Bureau of Fisiheries i~n prosecuting these
researches for tche benefit of Florida should be considered, and no occasion
be given to send the Sjtesmear Fish Hawks an her cre away leaving~ the work un-
finished, possibly never again to be renewed.
Thef handic2p to operations by the Fish HawkO is the endly62 of shad fishingtunder
the lawF, julst as the oshad are beg~~iaing to lay their ~eggs, practically~ no ripe
egges having* been obtainable up to this date, whereas in~t the month of April the
shad wBill be spawning, in qunantity. On April~ 1, whe the fishermen are are
break3ring up tnd goicl away, a p.eriord begingse when there will been shad for
Fjxam]inQtiOnl. TheB needs of thef case are these,-
(1)Tlo wallow rishermer to continue fishing after April 1, iand unil the conl-
reu-iing Legslature meeste9 an take cr..0-.rative arcfton.
(2) R~e:;o.t LegF'islature on its Lssemb~ing;, t_ amend the shed lawt so,as to per-
mit abad fishermn to catch, shifp, and sell fresh shadf in Aprile and May
1907,- the on e seson.
(3) Be~quest the Legislatu~re to pass the draft of Bill rhich, was received fro
.''ashington, and mailed to you.
In advance of Legilslative action the question is whether you might consider
it righ, a~nd pracrticsble to attempt to influence the shriffs, and gam ward-
enal in the territory of thes shuLd fish cultu~ra2l operations to waive the exer-
cuti.on of the she~d c~lose-season law until he legislature can take the matter
under conisiderat ion. The couhities embraced are Patam Marion, La and P~ol-
usia. I as mailingr~ a copy of this letter to h U. Buea iibk of Fiabries.
I am yours t ,f ,4 ,4,2~
liasioner of Fla.
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'`I'';IT~'fEC7'.'Hl, th-at the ;.11.l. ? :-.rt- of thel ]'irst pr~t heresby
agrees tro clenan, i.LLus and~l put in first clauc ;re.:.;ir once cau:1
for a reeriod 6:' 4fidrilk r'):4 o.-s 'rlo_ !:..e dat:e or this inst..ru' ant, all
t--o-:~.'rijters below--:.; to or1 in use byl the said r-rty of tlhe second
pa~rt. The c~i.110 yr~t~" of i.;:c second !r:rt he"rebyj -ag~rees thatl all
the~F ty-c ( ,.litor balce~r.-gigat or used byl thie :::i.. party of' the samond
I::rt; shall be cleankod, :adjucsi;.--d~ and k~re mie.. once an!y~,-?lly by thze s~aid
Lparty ~of the~ first parst.
For~l and7 in coisidaeataion of; the Inicomse alnd, promises klrPi~n
setf~orth by: thre ani~: .paty of' the first r.alrt, the sai'-'- ZDrty of the
secondl Lairt agfrees to ,.-y unato Lo~ s!. rL frt-; of the first !r vt thre
sum of Thnree Do?3lr:Te .:uc Fif't.. Cont ( 3.50) a-.2nua.l;lly fort each t y~e-
ariter belongcrin~: to or uised byr the~ S.`.i ,.~y of the second I:-rt.
It is :fu;r,~i her agrooo! 1. if ::ny I;%'.C.; Irterf belo5n.:ing to An in
use by thec said aLrty of the 3econd Ipart LOCO:r2ca in such coal..ition
between, $n; of" the rL3e1rious abor: GLid~ !..ichlinr.es; al~? re annually .i:l just13od
byr the said I...Lrtyl of thc first part, as to needc 1innedLiate repa~ire
that the su~i.1 ..:t~ry of the first par :-till iplce siuch T7~ch~i~ne or
machiines in -ccd repair upon sane beinr- deliveredi to h~im at hlis
office at such place as he maly be located ~t; that time. And whebn
all. transpor~tantio cha:i~~r:ac :Le paidt on such ma;chines ase m?-.:r nood
repairs bet-acon thie aInnual visits of the r;:id: I'arPY of 'the first pr~~xt,
the sa~id party of thie first pa:rt agrees to makle no ch:arer; for work
done on such =rachinou, Irovlidddl terer~ l no sarts or pIiece~s to be re-
placed etxceeding: fift:y-cents; in cost. It It;fiis utihr a~greed tha1:t any
rarts; ob ]pieces ercuential. to put any type:I.riter ojr tyrceariters beolong~ing
to or used~ iby the sraid paty of thle second: part inr goodI ordr that
'the said :nrty of thez second~ part shall~ ry thie rot3'1 Cost of same.
This ag~rceezent madeii in dupl~icat.e, rsignei ...ndl sealedl thlis, date
first above written. AC 2. ., /?