The Ocala banner

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The Ocala banner
Uniform Title:
Ocala banner (Ocala, Fla. 1883)
Alternate Title:
Ocala daily banner
Alternate Title:
Daily banner
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Place of Publication:
Ocala Marion County Fla
The Banner Pub. Co.
Creation Date:
July 30, 1909
Publication Date:
Weekly[<Jan. 3, 1890-Mar. 5, 1943>]
Weekly[ FORMER Aug. 25, 1883-Dec. 28, 1888]
Daily (except Sunday)[ FORMER Dec. 30, 1888-<Apr. 29, 1889>]


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Newspapers -- Ocala (Fla.) ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Marion County (Fla.) ( lcsh )
newspaper ( marcgt )
newspaper ( sobekcm )
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United States -- Florida -- Marion -- Ocala
29.187778 x -82.130556 ( Place of Publication )


Dates or Sequential Designation:
Vol. 17, no. 12 (Aug. 25, 1883)-
Numbering Peculiarities:
Issues for 1884 later called new ser. vol. 2.
General Note:
Editors: T.W. Harris, F.E. Harris, C.L. Bittinger.
General Note:
Description based on: New ser., vol. 2, no. 14 (Dec. 1, 1883).

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Loam and Personal

*. C- L. Anderson of Holder
1ms i d eas visitor in the city on

ft t C iM T ITsec isgaranteed to
SU ls and fever; 25 cents. x
Mr. m d Mrs. dd Freyermuth and
Ir guats, Mrs. Sellars and chil-
4M. -atded the Carter's Pond pic-

Mr. Nathan Ottenmosmer, the son of
Mr. d Mrs. Luis Ottensosser, for-
ir e of this city, is here on a visit
to hb aunt, Mrs. Charles Peyser.

S tse Percy Chritian of this city is
SriH a very enjoyable visit in Tam-
S Se guest of her brother and sis-
S0 4aw. Mr. and Mrs, M. T. Chris-

Eave you seen the new bulletin,
BIII (o~ege of Liberal Arts? Send
Mad on second page

Mr. J. J. WIWams, the well known
-M poplar 0h6 and oyster dealer of
EM- spent Friday in the city

Mr. Clareee Camp
&1a* New York for a
We sd children will
Mew York State in a
spemd the summer.

is at Saranac
short stay. His
probably go to
short while to

Mr. J. K. Christian of McIntosh,
e of the partners of the Teapot
g wsy of this city, was here Satur-
S < hlektag oter his business affairs.

Miss Theresa Sullivan of Americus,
& Urtved in Ocala Friday afternoon
Mg -I the very attractive guest of her
'1 Hh. Mi Sara Davis, at the home
SCmpL and Mrs. G. T. Maughs.

ImMM WhenX you are at home
Siy ar orders. When in town
bi ph Vee headquarters. Hogan's
b. e whiy d mag .

At (Cbarlea D. Hulbert went up to
Nh Friday to meet her moth-
K Mr CsmpbelL of Chicago, who
SNssme taime with her daugh-
i tho city.

1M&. L Masters, who has been vis-
eletMves tin south Florida, has
he huser band here, and as soon
they CI lease or rent a suitable
they will go to housekeep-
H A e Oak Democrat

S a h Medq t f or all good
Sto cat adt drink. Good service
SIg pmipt ttemtion. Hogan, the

AJde David S. Williams is back.
ftr p aing a week in the Oklaw.
t tver swamps. He says the moo
4N&W are there in battalions. regt
SMs. brigades and corps. He says
I* teer before saw anything like it.

1 lter sale at this obce, 10c. each,
$1 a d 4oen. Apply Oeala Banner
M. Martin and rddah-
31i. W. M. Martin and graddaug h
A n--- ,.A Annie Ben-

Miss Kate Lang of Miami arrived
!n the city Saturday, and is the guest
of her brother, Mr. Louis Lang and
family. Miss Lang resided in Ocala
for a short time several years ago and
the friends that she made at that time
will be very greatly pleased to renew
their acquaintance with her.

Myron E. Gillette will make a very
capable manager of the citrus ex-
Ichange It is not probable that a bet-
ter man could have been found for
I the place. He has had long an I ex-
tensiv- experience in the orange bus-
iness. which will prove of great value
to the organization.-Tampa Times.

Mr. Heron H. Todd, who has been
spending the past six weeks with rel-
atives in Tennessee and Kentucky, is
now in Chicago, and will not return
home ior several months. While in
Chicago he is taking a regular course
in window decorating, "tc., and when
he returns home he will resume his
position at the Variety store.

Mrs. B. S. Weathers left this morn-
ing on the 10 o'clock train for Ocala
to visit friends. Mrs. Weathers will
visit different places, and will be ab-
sent about two months.-Thursday's
Tampa Times. Mrs. Weathers is now
the guests of her husband's parents,
Mr. and Mrs. B. A. Weathers, and she
will visit in Ocala for several weeks.

Mrs. A. L. Eichelberger and Miss
Lillian Eichelberger have returned to
their home in Atlanta, after spending
several weeks in Ocala and at Tampa.
They came to Ocala with the remains
of Col. Eitchelberger, which were bur-
ied in Evergreen cemetery in this

Miss Maggie Lytle returned to
Stanton Saturday afternoon, after
spending several days in Ocala with
Miss Adele Bittinger. Miss Lytle is
still leading the southern district in
our diamond ring contest. She is a


charming young lady and gradu-
f om the Ocala High School in

Miss Callie Kennedy has returned
from Ocala, where she spent the last
three wieks. Miss Kennedy has been
visiting friends and relatives and en-
joyed her trip very much. Her friends
in the city were very glad to see her
back at home.-Tampa Times. While
in Ocala Miss Kennedy was the lovely
guist of her sister, Mrs. George Mc-

Mrs. Will Moore and interesting
children left on Friday for Tampa to
make their future home in that city.
Mr. Moore. who moved to Tampa
from Ocala a short time ago to accept
a position with the gas company in
that city. came up to Ocala and ac-
companied his family to their new
Mr. Montholon Atkinson of Berlin
was a Saturday visitor to Ocala. Al-
though a veteran of two wars. he
walks with a firm tread and elastic
step, and is active and vigorous, and
in a log rolling bee could hold his end
with the youngest. He has an orange


with Mr. Haskell during his last ill-
ness and death, was in Ocala Monday
on business. She was accompanied
by her niece, Miss Arnold, who is
now making her bome with Mrs. Has-

Rev. N. L. Williams of Jacksonville,
editor of the Florida Christian Advo-
cate, preached two very splendid ser-
mons at the Methodist church in this
city Sunday. A large number were
present at both services, and greatly
enjoyed Mr. Williams' sermons.

Miss Hattie Smith. one
clerks at Rheinauer & Co's.
apartment store, is spending
days this week with relatives

of the
big de-
at Wil-


While strolling around the city on
Sunday afternoon we were surprised
to find eight new buildings on the
beautiful Smith and Dougherty
heights, overlooking the city.
Upon investigation we found that
these buildings are being erected by
Mr. M. Fishel, which is evidence per
se that he has had a prosperous trade
this season, and has not felt the
touch of dull times.
Five of these houses are already
rented, and the others will be just as
soon as he can procure water for
them. The houses are located in a
very beautiful section of the city.



Sunday morning Rev. G. H. Harri-
soh preached his farewell sermon at
Grace church, and it was a- matter of
the greatest regret to all present that
it was Bis last Sunday as rector of
the church. For nearly four years
Mr. Harrison has been the rector of
Grace church, and he is greatly loved
by all who know him. He is young
and in earnest, and has labored very
faithfully for the work of his church
in this city. He has succeeded be-
yond his expectations, and he will be
greatly missed here.
At the conclusion of his sermon
Sunday morning, which was one of
the most earnest that Mr. Harrison
has ever preached in Ocala, and
which contained a message to all, Mr.
Harrison spoke most feelingly of his
work in this city, and asked that the
members of his church keep up the
fight, and to co-operate in every pos-
sible way with, the vestry, and with
whoever is elected to succeed him as
The communion service followed
the sermon, and as an offertory Mr.
Thomas Schreiber sang a very ex-
quisite solo. He has a magnificent
voige and was listened to with a
great deal of pleasure.
On account of his illness Mr. Harri-
son did not attempt to hold any even-
ing service, and the morning service
concluded his work as rector in
Mr. Harrison will always be re-
membered in this city with a great
deal of love and affection.

Mr. and Mrs. Edward Holder left on
the noon train Sunday for the north,
and after a few days' visit at various
places will sail for Europe early in
August sailing on the "George Wash-
ington, of the North Geyman Lloyd
Company. They will remain away un-
til November and will visit many of
the European countries, going as far
north P s Russia, Norway, Sweden, etc.
Their many friends wish them a very
pleasant journey.

Rev. Louis B. Warren of Owens-
boro, Ky., arrived ia Ocala Sunday
afternoon for a short visit with his
Ocala friends. Mr. Warren, for sev-
eral years, was the Baptist pastor in
this city, and was one of the most
popular men that has ever made this
city their home, and his host of
friends are always delighted to have
a visit from him, and his visits here
are made exceedingly pleasant by his
friends. At the Baptist church Sun-
day night Mr. Warren made a brief
talk, and the members of his former
church were charmed to hear him
again. He took occasion to pay a
splendid compliment to our new Bap-
tist preacher, the Rev. H. E. Gabbey,
and also spoke very lovingly of his
residence in this city.

Miss Corinne Williams of Berlin
will make her home in Ocala this win-
ter with. her sister, Mrs. R. S. Hall.
She will be one of the teachers in the
primary school, having been appoint
ed to succeed Miss Ella Mendenhall.
who resigned her position a couple of
weeks ago. Miss Mendenhall will
teach at Eustis this winter. Miss
Williams has taught school for sev-
eral years and has the reputation of
being a very excellent teacher.

Mrs. F. E. Haskell, who has just re-
turned to her beautiful home on Lake
Weir from New York, where she was

Mr. Louis Home and family have

WE CAN AND DO Stick to OurFrinds

If a man is a depositor in the M. &. C. Bank he beeofe- r
friend, and by sticking to us he puts us under obligation to sti O
him, and there's many a man ar ound Ocala who knows what t-G
means to him. We have built u p this bank by so doing and we We
going to keep right on sticking to customers more and more.



That's the Way the New York Pack-
er Man Refers to This City
Mr. Walseman, the staff corres-
pondent of the New York Packer, in
9 letter to his paper, under date of
July 23, refers to Ocala as follows:
Ocala, the metropolis of Marion
county, the capital of Marion county,
and the central city in middle Florida,
has made some wonderful improve-
ments in the past year. Ocala's ree-
ident section has grown beyond any

Mr. and Mrs. Louis R. Chazal gave
a very delightful dance Saturday
night at their summer home, Palmet-
to Cottage, at Woodmar.
The dance was attended by all the
Ocala young people, who are at the
various lqke resorts, and quite a num-
ber of other visitors, and the even-
ing with Mr. and Mrs. Chazal was
one of a great deal of enjoyment, as
they always entertain most delight-
fully. .
The young folks at Lake Weir are
passing the summer most delight-


Mrs. McClane's father, from Sitka,
Alaska, and Dr. and Mrs. McClane's
twd daughters, Mrs. T. J. Killebrew
and three children, and Mrs. Frankie
Adcock, and her two children of New-
ton, Ala., came near filling the large
Delouest home, where Dr. F. E. Mc-
Clane and family are now residing.
Four generations are represented in
the party. Mr. Cloyne expects to
make his future home with his daugh-
ter's family. Mr. J. R. McClane of St.
Petersburg, who is the doctor's broth-
er, is still his guest. All are very
much impressed with the summer
hustle of the Brick City.


Monday was the birthday of Mrs.
W. H. Coleman, and she was given a
very pleasant surprise party by a
large number of the lady members of
her husband's church. The ladies
went to Mrs. Coleman's about four
o'clock, and her surprise was com-
plete. Mr. Coleman had been let into
the secret, and had gotten things in
readiness for the party. Refresh-
ments were served, and Mrs. Cole-
man, as well as the originators of the
plan enjoyed immensely her birthday

Mr. and Mrs. John T. Lewis desire
this paper to return their very sin-
cere thanks to the people of Ocala
tor the kindness and sympathy shown
them during the time their little son
was in the hospital in this city. They
wish to emphasize their obligations
to the attending physicians and the
matron and nurses at the hospital.
The friends of Mr. and Mrs. Lewis
will, be glad to learn that the brave
little boy is doing nicely and his re-
covery seems only a question of time.
They are now at their home at Moss
Bluff. While in swimming at Lake
Weir recently a man threw a scant-
Ung at young Lewis, which struck
him and crushed his skull.

Mrs. Robert Taylor and her four
lovely children of Atlanta are in
Ocala for a week's visit. They are
the guests of Mrs. John D. Robertson.
They have been at Eustis for the past
several weeks, visiting Mrs. Taylor's
parents there. This splendid family
Hved in Ocala before going to Atlanta
and their numerous friends here are
still hoping to claim them again at
an early day.

Mr. C. M. Murphy of Anthony is
visiting his mother in Kansas. He has
not seen her since he was eight years
old, and yet he says he recognized
her at sight, she has changed so lit-
tle. IMr. Murphy is one of our best
citizens, and his friends are glad to
know that he is enjoying his well
earned vacation.

sell in seeds or other goods is e m
ered paragon.
Dr. J. M. Thomson, who, wie a f
a farmer, yet is a student of MNO
products and reads the iPaher wv
interest. Why? Beesie the l Ab-
gives many points of iaterest at 1
to the farmer but to these latraiad
in the professions whom an uM%
nature study to be up to date. o.
Thompson has a reputation har
curing people whm otblr dsagm
had given p as a lost eass.


Of all the positions the 1st to to
envied, that of the unre aof a
ball game Is at the bhed of tohe f&
If he is fair to the visiting team I
nome fans term him a robber, end4
he shows the least partialy to Ie
home boys, the visitors emet i
language suflcienty strong la whiN
to express their epithets toward ha
It is simply imposbah lor NI to
please the partisans of the raeglpgom
players, for two persons oa eppgI
sides seldom see thinas threhl t We
same glasses.
The editor of the 8am h-as wh g
ed the last two games betwes ens
Gainesville, Paistha sad O als t6am
and occupied a position dariNg m
games to enable him to ps S
meant, from an importial ute l
upon the decisleas of the m m
The umpire at Palathn at the I
game played nla that city u
made some wrong d llns at IS
the long run be about evm" ~Mp
up, and Galnesville lt the me as
account of poor playta-sat -
decisions of the pire.
Mr. Gerig, who umpired the
at Ocala last Tuesday, ertaty
as fair as it was pesiMe bfr n g
pire to be, yet there were people ft
Gainesville who termed MM eo I
rulings as "rottes-"-a iMt "g.
spectful term---d had th UeGM
ville team lost it would have aB ohes
laid to the umpire. *
In the game played at Galaemsve
some weeks ago between owr bg
and Ocala, Mr. Lee Graham, who i
universally recognized as maboomk
fair as an umpire, and who has a ta
ough knowledge of the game, was th
umpire He was perfectly fta ir
Impartial in his decisions but is po
eral instances partisans of the Osah
team declared they had been 'we
bed"-and they reiterated these -
sertions to Gainesville people n the
Brick City last Tuesday.
The person who says Lee GOrah
would knowingly or wilflay mae a
vri-m .JAawoi~ft tom &. h -

t)UME 4&NUI 5

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A udtIPmbi Ak


town in the state. Beautiful homes
are building on all her broad streets
which are shaded by the finest. of
live oaks. Ocala is noted for its fine
shade trees. The United States gov-
ernment postofflce building, which is
nearly completed, will add much to
the business portion of the city, and
a new Masonic building and opera
house just started will still add more
to progressive Ocala.
Ocala is one of the progressive cit-
ies of Florida. The majority rf its
citizens are broad in mind and do not
court the fads of bygone years or the
dogmas of the middle ages-hence
Ocala is progressing beyond the av-
erage of Florida cities. The farm
lands in Marion county are of the
best in the state and produce not only
fruits and vegetables but the finest
dairy stock in this country. In proof
of this one has only to visit Palmetto
Stock Farm, owned by Z. C. Chain-
bliss, of the well known banking firm
of this city. Nothing in the live
stock line that is worth looking at is
lacking at this beautiful country
place, two miles from Ocala. C. B.
Strickland is manager of this farm
and from general appearances and
perfect conditions Mr. Strickland de-
serves credit and is certainly a good
There are other things in which
Ocala is supreme, and one and the
foremost- is the soap-nut tree (sapinl
dus mukorossi) owned by J. H. Liv-
ingston, the well known real estate
dealer of Marion county, and Florida
in general. This tree was grown from
seed imported from China twenty-
two years ago and is now one of the
most beautiful shade trees in the
semi-park grounds of Mr. Livingston's
home. Loaded with fruit, yet an or-
nament as to shade and beauty. Mr.
Livingston cannot furnish the de-
mand for seed from this original
American tree, and there is no doubt
but that one of the coming industries
of Florida will be the manufacture of
pure soap from nature's product and
nature's perfection of purity, without
Mr. J. H. Livingston is one of the
Packer's most valued readers, and de
serves every credit for introducing
this soap-nut to the general public.
E. Moulie, the Jacksonville, Fla., per-
fumery manufacturer, is now using
the Ocala soap-nut and is producing a
fine quality of completion soap from
nature's product. The writer has a
sample given him by Mr. Livingston
and can testify to the fact that there
is nothing finer in the soap line.
Among the large growers here,
whom the writer has interviewed up
to now, are J. M. Meffert owner of
"Florida Stock Farms," who shipped
this season 600 baskets of lettuce,
3300 crates of cabbage, 4000 crates of
beans, 7200 crates of cantaloupes, al-
so some 42 cars or more of water-
melons, not mentioned in number. Mr.
Meffert, who is one of the best and
valued readers of the Packer, says:
"Prices for Florida products were not
of the highest, but the season was
profitable as a whole. I thoroughly
enjoy the Packer and the good work
it is doing for the benefit of the
wpflirac nft r1nir>"a T 1



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O Imho :s o

q A a eAgt of the opi.atc
am* is -e dae sam it msu-
M- mWebl with te results of
tless t famers;

Sa e that ced in the arming
am a a-de1 IC and a business

A sa nlt tof the opthllalc
there will be another

hi ch the Martia section is now
fm tamed. The larger planters at
p ait marketed record-breaking
Sand did t so well that the
Martin & Co.,, K P. Towns-
~l K oek Bros, Chambliss and
3 e. are fammlar in the canta-
be aad melon markets of the
MaI s deast. A number of the
& S- farmers have done extra well
dm g the past season, among whom
-W J. L Rawls, E. Weaver, Ed
SCo Stephen Brown. Walter Smith
0 Abert James. Intensive cultiva-
Oa a l the best of attention to
N a. ertlisers and the putting up
f 9- es are taking the place of
the to overtook these e"-esntials
SThe con, ptaar, sweet potato and
1- cropsar are all most promising,
me former year has offered a bet-
.r eatlook to the farmers that de-
fd- pen these staples. The season
I beea ome of great satsaction for
a s eral tarmers, both as to tem-
Watf ae aad rla.h The farmers are
pefl et, as most of them have
Samy Ia baak, plenty of stock and
S cts that were never brighter.
Sgeeral health of this section
S gd. If there is a sick person
b er here it Is ot of a serious nature.
9I m do we see a physician in this
--I'-- owtag to the extreme good
b 0 t of the inhabitants. The deaths
I. M have occurred during the past
V o have been because of the infirm-
W ha that belong to old age.
i M gardeners are getting lands in
1 fr an early planting of beans
Sether general crop that mature
bem teoLt It Is quite a positive
4sar t to see the farmers down
m aa mktai ready wor another sec-
d emamp during one year and to know
SM Ithe westera farmer or the north-
a m e must be busy now looking out
S r ft and brans to eight the cruel
Meoat witer. The Florida farm-
1gr hb the advantage, and with the
Sgper h Wof energy he need not be
ft want at aMy seans.
S he breed of hogs in this section
Is bitg steadily improved. The pork
SMp. wil be quite large this year. N.
J. Townsmed will have a large num-
ber to market to butchers. Most of
the people of this section save almost
emSa W meat to last them. This is a
Soat meesiay thing for all commu-
| 0ts to do that expect to enjoy any
I ee of properity. Everything
Sewil save a dollar from going to
isa er Massachusetts to buy meat
w E mea a dollar of prosperity down
this way.
i The velvet bean rop is large and
r ge good promise of a productive
tlM. This wll mean a goodly num-
bhe of fat beeves for the local mar-

At abhst four o'clock in the morn-
| a the visitor to this section is great-
N impressed by the "oratorio" of
wh~tlea that the lumbering interest
great about Martin. In addition to
Sthe whistle and hum of the Roess
Umber Company's mill in the vil-

l es, and the Knobloek mills Just be-
Ped, the bums of the saws of the
S -mer Lamber Company, two miles
aWay to the south, and the Meffert
iM two mdes to the north make in-
S mal miuc all day long. This
Smof Industry pealing out on the
-g' air is an inspiration and
e these capas of Indmtry who
S hav vie-o to believe not only in the
p emat buat the future of Florida.
Mr. J. M. Mefert is coatinuously
weai g a his lime properties. He is
ow eperatlag much of his plant by
ahinery, ad will coMstantly add
eher ip Tvemeats as they are sug-
g *etcby the als aW the growth
o. Ms shms. Mr. Meffert's career
i- te Imdmtrial activities of thIs ec-
S am bi eam marked by great sue-
e a It matters not what he has ta-
be hid of It has bees like maglc,
S ved tito gold or a power in the
-riadl I.e Hle am mcceessualy
Se W tefarn, mUdl ime 1 bu sOess
-- naval stems plants, and as a side
t M e1aesidal activity. He has
I l- tdo to el s by hs attention to
t s that theta y are all Uatless
-s daemla eit. He has also shar-
ed Ile e m management of these
m M withamen that had the
b l a nd eMrgy to operate, r-
Wea oft their imamalal ability. As
a se S number ft m have bees

*-rfS sl arn s* the ris, they
am ha* s ore@ I able caNions'
as an Q their pla The wesa tell!
each day of Impereteats in the-mar-
ket and there Is a tif demad. Sev-.
eral of the operators have gone down
under the depression of prices and
only the stronger firms have been
able to withstand the long siege of
depression of prices.
L. F. Teuton, the merchant, has re-
turned from Jacksonville. He is pre-
paring to go to Baltimore to make fall
M. W. Teuton and wife have return-
ed from a visit to the parents of the
latter at Dunnellon.
G. T. Bobbett, who had the misfor-
tune to scald his leg, is able to in-
spect lumber again.
Mrs. E. P. Townsned is spending
the summer at Floral City with her
parents. She will probably remain
there till Mr. Townsend goes to St.
Petersburg to reside, where he will
engage in business.
Mr. W. T. Hyde is spending the
summer months in Atlanta.
Mrs. Ellen Crosby. with her son,
Sonley, left Monday for Baxley, Ga.,

where she will spend the summer
with relatives.
Mrs. Joe Ann Knoblock has return-
ed from a visit to Williston.
Mrs. J. F. Blair is spending the
summer with friends at Lake Weir.
W. W. Martin, manager of Sugar
Hammock farm, is busy getting mow-
ing machines in readiness for har-
vesting the great hay crop of the
year, together with other forage
Mrs. Allie Zimmerman, Miss Ma-
rion Townsend, Mr. and Mrs. M. W.
Teuton, and William Knoblock at-
tended the picnic at Fairfield yester-
day. They report a most enjoyable
time in that thrifty and excellent
Several persons are speaking of
adding automobiles since the epidem-
ic of glanders has been exciting the
owners of horses.
The county commissioners have
had the road between Martin and
Ocala placed in fine repair. This is
a part of the stretch between Ocala
and Gainesville, which it is proposed
to surface and eventually to be a
part of the "central road" of Florida,
leading to Tampa and Jacksonville.

Note-Our correspondents are re-
quested to hereafter try to get their
letters in by Wednesday afternoon,
so as to enable us to get them in our
weekly issue, which is always printed
on Thursday.-Ed. Banner.

Special Cor. Ocala Banner:
The rainy season has at last come
in full force, and the prairie Ponds
are fast filling up.
Miss Viola Bodie of Batesburg, S.
C., is '.he guest of her aunt, Mrs. C.
M. Smith. Miss Bodie is a lovely
young lady with many personal
charms and a pleasing disposition,
which makes her many friends wher-
ever she goes.
Mrs. J. M. Smith has returned from
a ten days' visit to her father at Fel-
lowship. She was accompanied home
by her sister, Miss Alta Beck, who is
one of Marion county's popular teach-
Mr. Buist Chitty of Micanopy spent
Sunday afternoon in our midst.
Messrs. J. M. Smith and C. R. Cur-
ry made a business trip to Archer
i thursday.
Miss Nannie Sitnth, one of our most
accomplished young ladies, is spend-
ing the summer with relatives in
South Carolina.
Messrs. Slaughter and Jones of Mic-
anopy spent Saturday night and Sun-
day, the guests of Mr. J. W. Bradley.
A crowd of boys passed through
here Friday on their way to Micanopy
to play baseball.
Miss Clarice Watkins of Micanopy
has been the guest of Miss Theora
Smith for a few days.
Mr. Robnrts of Micanonv was a

On Wednesday, the 13th, Mrs. Smith
invited a good number to attend a
picnic given on the lawn in front of
the house. It was an ideal day and
both old ar:d young enjoyed the coo,
breezes .under the shade of the noble
oaks. Tables were placed on the
lawn for those who enjoyed cards,
etc., while the croquet set was kept
busy for most of the day. At noon a
most sumptuous dinner was served
on the ground. The table fairly
groaned under the load of good things
which the kind ladies had prepared.
and it is needless to add that every-
one enjoyed .he dinner to the fullest
extent. In the afternoon most all of
the young folks went for a drive on
the green prairies, where they saw
flowers blooming in profusion and
saw largs herds of cattle wending
their way home as the sun sank low
in the western sky. They all return-

ed in time for supper, which was serv-
ed on the lawn, and then repaired to
the house, where games were played
until a late hour. All left thanking
Mrs. Smith for a delightful day and
Those who attended besides the
family were: Misses Minnie Lee and
Catherine Carlisle of Ocala, Clarice
Watkins of Micanopy, Alta Beck of
Fellowship, Viola Bodie of Batesburg,
S. C., Hassie, Rosalie and Theora
Smith of Wacahoota. and Mesrs. Will
Edwards of Irvine, Neil and Rosco
Mathews of Flemington, Doke of
Trenton, C. W. Slaughter, Wilson
Small, Jimmie Jones of Micanopy,
Retis Smith, Harvey Bruton, Cedrick
Smith of Wacahoota, Mr. and Mrs. J.
0. Tyson and family, Mr. and Mrs. C.
R. Curry and daughter, Thelma, Mr.
and Mrs. C. M. Smith and son, Mr. L.
M. Smith and children.

Note-Our correspondents are re-
quested to hereafter try to get their
letters in by Wednesday afternoon, so
as to enable us to get them in our
weekly issue, which is always printed
on Thursday.-Ed. Banner.


Special Cor. Ocala Banner:
The barbecue at Reddick

on the

15th inst., was a reminder of the an-
nual barbecues that were given at
Captain Rou's well years ago, when
everything was bountiful and free,
and everyone in the large crowds that
gathered there from year to year re-
turned home feeling good. But on
last Thursday we missed many of the
old-timers' faces and hearty welcome
that we always met there in those
other years. There were many new
ones to take their places, and true to
the traditions of their ancestors were
on the look-out for strangers to give
them a hearty hand-shake, and make
them feel that they were among
friends. The dinner was all that
could be desired. The meats were
barbecued under the supervision of
Mr. L. M. Sherouse and were season-
ed and cooked to perfection, and when
they, with the many, good things emp-
tied upon the tables from the ladies'
baskets and, boxes, it made a feast fit
for the gods.
Only one thing dampened the spir-
its of Reddick's younger generation,
and that was losing the ball game to
Micanopy by a score of 8 to 5. But
under the circumstances we think


Special Cor. Ocala Banner:
The ratas have moderated.
Fodder pulling is about wound up.
Working sweet potatoes is now the
order of the day.
Crops as a whole are good. It is.
however, conceded that Mr. Walter
Ray has the best corn in this vicinity.
Thomas Simpson, the boss carpen-
ter of Cotton Plant, has completed
two handsome cottages for Captain
Williams, to be occupiedd by tenants
on his farm.
Mr. Walter Ray is on a two weeks'
business visit in North Carolina.
Mr. T. A. Robins, wife and daughter
of Miami. after having spent a pleas-
:ant v'sit -Imong relatives ant friends
at Couton Plant, will leave this week
for Indiana, where they will remain
with relatives and friends for sever-
al we-ks..
Me--srs. Sam and John Beashly of
Nor:h Georgia are visiting relatives
at .Martel.
IMr. W. E. Veal cf Istachatta visi'-
e,I hi- family at Corton Plant the
past week. He always meets with a
c ,'dia! greeting by his numerous
:.Ir. W. ;M. Barco and 'his estimable
wife of Ocala are welcomed visitors
at Cotton plan, .where they will
spend a week.
Mr. Mace of Fellowship was mar-
ried to Miss Myrtle Sutherland of
Berlin. at the residence of Mr. and
Mrs. Ausley Sunday. July 25th. Judge
P. A. Ausley officiating.
Mrs. H. W. Long will entertain the
children comprising the Loyal Tem-
p'erance Legion of Martel, at her res-
idence Saturday afternoon, July 31.
Misses Mona. Jessie an1d Wilia
Veal of Jacksonville, whc are visiting
their grandparents at Martel, spent
the day with Mrs. H. W. Long and
family Tuesday.
Doctor Dodge of Ocala filled his ap-
pointment at Martel Sunday after-
noon, and was greeted by an appre-
ciative congregation.
The new Baptist preacher of Ocala,
Rev. Gabbey, will preach at Martel
the second Sunday in August, at 3:30
p. m.
Rev. W. A. Fischer preached an in-
teresting sermon at Martel Sunday
evening. July 25. This young man is
attending Sutherland College, and is
spending his vacation in selling a
most useful ladies' cutting and sewing
table, and in preaching when oppor-
tunities present themselves. This
young man, who is working his way
through college, should be patroniz-
ed by the good ladies whom he may
meet, who will get value for their
money in so doing, and aid a com-
mendable enterprise.
Preaching at St. Johns church the
first and third Sundays. A cordial
greeting will be extended to visitors.


Special Cor. Ocala Banner:
Mr. Walter Strickland of Heidtville
spent Tuesday night with Mr. M. J.
Mr. R. H. Cleveland, who has been
living at Calvary for a year, has mov-
ed back to Ocala.
Mr. J. W. Morrison and son, Mer-
ritt, made a business trip to Ocala
Mr. Junie Counts of Ocala spent
Sunday with Mr. J. W. Morrison.
Mr. R. H. Redding passed through
Calvary Monday.
Mr. Morrison and son went to Gai-

ter Monday.
Mr. Lorn Risher spent Monday
night with Mr. J. W. Morrison.
Mr. A. S. J. Wallace has his well
Little Miss Sallie Morrison has an
attack of ever. We wish for her a
speedy recovery.


pleasant visitor here Sunday. the Reddick boys should feel proud Special Cor. Ocala Banner:
Mrs. J. 0. Tyson entertained Mr. of the score as it stood. There is no Candler is quiet.
and Mrs. C. M. Smith and family and regular baseball team at Reddick, The peach crop has been shipped
and Miss Viola Bodie and faMr Pily and and has not been for some time, and and is gone and the watermelon har-
BrMdshaw at dinner last Sunday. most of those who played that day vest if over.
Mrs. J. Porter Smith is spending a were out of practice. Reddick had Our northern visitors and friends

few days in Gainesville, the guest of only a picked-up team. have said good bye again, and are
her daughter, Mrs. C. C. Pedrick. Three charming young ladies from away from us once more. Candler
Mrs. V. P. Smith is having a house South Carolina, the Misses Curlee. now counts. the months, weeks and
party at her lovely home in honor of are visiting their relatives, Mesdames days till they will come again.
her daughters guests, Misses Minnie Fridy, Boyd and E. D. Rou. A larger and much better than us-
Lee andhterguests es o o The irrepressible J. M. M. Robinson ual crop of corn is about ready to har-

Ocala's most attractive young ladies. is in the "dumps" this week, and has vest.
Others in attendance are Misses Alta a reason to be, as some one stole $80 Abundant rain has raised the wa-
Beck, Viola Bodle, Gusasie Smith, Clar- from him a few days ago. ter in our wells and lakes, and the
ice Watkins and Rosalie Smith. The Mr. A. W. Sellers and W. A. Fich. woods and fields are arrazed in liv-

days are full of pleasure and pass all er, two of the Sutherland College ing green garb of foliage.
too soon for the participants. Mrs. boys, spent a few days this week with R. L. Martin and the committee ap-
Smith is a delightful hostess, and Max Wilson, a school friend. pointed to lay out the road from
for the past ten days has tried her. Mr. F. F. Park left for Jacksonville Ocala to Leesburg began the survey
self to see that all of her guests have Thursday to spend a few weeks with of the Candler and Ocala part of it to-
ad a Jolly t cba brt his sister, Miss Jennie Park. day. The course in general from
fhad a Jollw y time. day brings The A. C. L. .s having the old rails here to Ocala will be the same as the
forth new fbathwe. In z aM A thnuA.v r


The pants are worth

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This is your chance to get a good

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Mr. Albert Anson Graham, who has
a position at Wekiwa Springs, is off
on a month's vacation, and has seiz-
ed the opportunity to see something
of our beautiful peninsular. He has
visited Fort Myers, Sanibal Island.
Tampa. and al the principal points
contiguous thereto. He was particu-
larly delighted with the tremendous
sweep of the Caloosahatchee river,
and especially where its banks are
lined with the graceful royal palm
and cocoanut, and the stately bam-
boo, which, he says, at a distance

looks like
it waves

immense ostrich plumes, as
triumphantly above other
He would have extended

his trip further south had he not be-
come alarmed as to the fate of his
first love, Los Kiss. After the great
flood of rains and the terrific gulf tor-
nado, he waited at Fort Myers for
full forty-eight hours without getting
as much as a postal card from the J.
V. G. (Just Us Girls) Club, and, be-
coming alarmed, he is hurrying to
that delightful spot, in close proxim-
ity to the raging Oklawaha, and will
give a full description of how it
stood the rains and tornado through
the columns of the Ocala Banner--
Los Kiss' favorite paper. Albert An-
son is a gifted writer and when he
touches anything concerning Los
zri- L- -

Mr. E. L Leslie. formerly of TaU.
pa. now of Kissimmee. wasu i Oa
Wednesday. He says that bhe w
born in Tampa. and has been I fWh-
ida all his life. but that this is M1
first visit to Ocala. and because f
high hills and rich farming tsamd Mh
can rearcely believe that it is a pUt
of Florida. Mr. Leslie is a partar of
Mr. Oliver Buckner Howe* of tMe
city in the cattle busimes, and ap
that the heavy rains are playtiag ha-
oc with them. and that if it beeps
he is afraid that it will prove es
what disastrous. That mest of the
grazIng lands are aow mader water.
and if the waters do not soes smbdes
the grass will be sour and thee
wlU be no new grass mtU alet mew
mer. which will be a didfek pre
lem to solve. If. however, the wae
do subside in the mext thirty days a
new crop of grams will grw amd the
range will be more lumrm. thm be.
fore the rains.

Major T. C. Hall was here yester
day, having come up ftrm TaMU
The genial major was a vtetti of r
glars a few nigbaes op.

Mr. John D. aeelsis e that
a tax 0m Imeoms is mm mtas
cation. Well, are a nt a t -m
or less a eaoeatlm ? d

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OCALA, FLORIDA, FRIDAY, July 30, 1909.

a TUArr

-__. ESS
1M. J. M.SeUlars and children of
ApqDka have been thet guests of Mr. The first meeting that the members
=d Mrs. E. L PFreyermuth. of the Young Ladies' Bridge Club
S .have held in several weeks was held
Mr.e to ts. E. L Carney have on Friday afternoon when Miss Leafy
e tho still Srings, Tennessee, entertained the young la-
e they will spend the balance of dies most charmingly. Quite a num-
the summer.
her of the members of this congenial
Mr. David Barcus, one of Citra's p little club are away for the summer,
Mr. oi Bare onrs.e ofas renewits but those that are remaining at home
balance with Ocala friends on have decided to continue the meet-
lday. with Ocala friends on wings throughout the summer." Their
parties are very informal and are the
Mr. W. J. Crosby, a prominent or- means of a great deal of enjoyment
asqe grower and trucker of Citra, and for the members, who are now becom-
a member of the board of county corn- ing quite expert at bridge playing.
mli-toers, was an Ocala visitor on Miss Sylvester had two tables of
Thursday. 'bridge, the players around the two
tables being Misses Emily Stotesbury,
Miss Pauline Peace returned home Lucile Standley, Edna Dozier, Grace
Friday from Sutherland, where she Hatchell, Eloise Miller, Leafy Sylves-
spent several weeks with her sister, ter, !xMs. C. E. Culbreath and Mrs. B.
Mrn. J. P. Rilburn. She also made Seligmnan. Other guests present. not
several visits to Tampa while away. playing cards, were Mrs. S. W. Elli-,.
*- Miss Adele Bittinger and Miss Laura
Capt. and Mrs. John L Inglis will Norwood.
leave their home in Jacksonville in a The prize, which was two pretty
few days for a trip to Seattle, Wash- gold pins, was captured by Mrs. Cul-
lagtoM and other interesting points. breath
through the west. ... After the games the hostess served
, "m ,salmon salad in peppers, sandwiches,
Mr. Hugh Nichols of Enville, Her- \ crackers, olives, etc. She was assist-
nando county, and Wildwood, Sumter'ed by Miss Bittinger and Miss Nor-
county, was on a visit here Thursday. wood in serving.
He is Interested In the livery and I
sales tasiness here. :THE ORANGE GROWERS' CON-
Mr. Edwin Spencer, Jr., has return- '" ---
ed home after an absence of some Mr. Z. C. Chambliss and others who
weeks. He has traveled over nearly attended the Orange Growers conven-
the entire state in the interest of tion at Tampa, have returned, and
Stetson University, of which college say that the meeting was eminently
he is a student. tsuccePsful, and they fully believe that
,it will result in great good to the or-
Mrs. W. J. Sheridan left Thursday ange growers of the sitae.
for At'anta. Ga.. where she will spend Mr. Chambliss says 'bat Mr. Bur-
a short time with relatives. She was i:on. who will have ptr-onal control in
accompanied by her litle daughter, carrying forward the California meth-
Dixie, anl after their visit in Atlanta ad in Florida. made the mist compre-
they will go to Lithia springs for sev- ten.-sive and compact business state-
eral weks. iment lie ever heard delivered, and by
his reasoning and logic convinced ev-
FOR SALE-Gasolhneenginc, 4-h.p., eryone present that it was to the in-
in good condition. A bargain forterct of he Florida growers to adopt
the ('alifornia methods.
Mr. Ellis H. Jones of Mayo, Lafay- It is believed that at least two mil-
ette county, in this state, was arrest- lion boxes will be pledged to the asso-
ed Thursday by Sheriff Galloway on ciati >n, and if no more than this is
a very serious charge. Mr. Jones is done it will relieve the situation, and
prominent in social and t ommrccial res-ult in largely controlling the mar-
circles and has been touring the coun- Ret and prevent it from going to piec-
try in an automobile. es at a time when it might prove fatal
to the shippers.
The sanitary committee of the city Those who have investigated the
council request every property owner matter thoroughly, say that it is the
to have weeds cut from their pro:- best step the growers can take.
erty. This applies not only t, occu-
pied property, but also to vacant lot.' A NEW FAMILY FOR OCALA
,As thiF is for the good of :he entire
city it is to be hoped that no one will Mr. and Mrs. L. I. Pillans andl lit-
neglect it, and khen the law is very Tle son arrived in Ocala Friday and
rigid on this point, and expense wi:l v.ill make this city their permanent
be saved by immediate compliance home. Mr. Pillans formerly resided
with the request. at Ma-tel in this county, where he
r .'as connected with the Martel Lim-
Mr. W. L. Jewelt and his daughter. br Company. and recently he has
Miss Meta Jt wetl, have returned home 1 en living at Ter:ell, in south Flor-
from a visit to St. Petersburg, where ida, connected with the big sawmill
they have been sending the pas' si'thivrc. Mrs. Pillans, bef *re her mar-
weeks. Mr. Jewett's outing on the -ia .. one of the popular Bryan
gulf has been very beneficial to hinm. girs of Mairtl. and has two si-t,-rs.
which will be pleasant news to his .M1. J. C. Sminuth and Mrs. "V. M. Bar-
friends. co. re.-idling in Ocala.
Mr. Pillans has accepted the posi-
FOR SALE-Clay and Whippoorw.Ilil Ibookkeeper for the O. Gro-
Bros., Dalton. Ga. 7-16-1r. cry. He and family haw- m\ved
-s.- ainto the -Lyle residence in the second


From Saturday's Daily:
Last evening from 8 to 11 o'clock.
the Baraca class of the Baptist church
gave a beautiful party at the residence
of Dr. and Mrs. E. Van Hood on Fort
King avenue.
The spacious veranda was lighted
by Japanese lanterns, rugs, white
wicker furniture and growing palms
and ferns made a most comfortable
place for a warm evening. From a
daintily appointed table, decorated with
smilax and sprays of white honey-
suckle, Mrs. H. K. Smith served iced
Mrs. S. A. Standley greeted the
young people at the door of the recep-
tion hall and in the library Dr. and
Mrs. Hood and Mr. and Mrs. Gabby
r.ceived. The only decorations in this
room were potted ferns and vases of
yellow caunas, which harmonized
b,-autifully with the soft tones of tan
and green of the walls and the mission
In the music room Mrs. W. A. Goin
issued the numbers by which the young
f,,lks found their partners for the uni-
que game of the evening. As the sea-
son is on when so many Americans go
abroad, the game was '"A tour or travel
party." Many curios collected by Dr.
Hood in his extensive trips abroad and
to the Orient were used and to make
merriment a number of burlesques
were introduced. These articles were
placed in the music room, reception
hall and library and found according
to number. There were twenty-five
representing as many cities and coun-
tries. At the conclusion of the tour,
came the refreshments.
The color scheme in the dining room
ws link. The round polished table
was covered with a handsome cluny
cloth. A cut glass basket of pink
ri),,vs on a reflector and the pink shad-
ed candles in crystal stands ade a very
lovely pkiture.. Ice cream and fancy
cakes we're served. Mrs. Harry Cole
assisted the hostess.
The BIaraca q(luartet and Miss Eloise
Snuak addled greatly to the pleasure
of thie. evening by their music. Rev.
and Mrs. HI. E. Gabby mingled in a
most cordial way with the young peo-
p!e. Ther.. were about fifty in attend-
antc. ,nd all enjoyed the erry even-
Ti'he regret was that Mr. John Ed-
wards, teacher of the Baracas, who
was to have been in the receiving
party., was called out of town by urg-
ent business.-Ocala Star.


To th-' Editor Ocala Banner:
Just a word of greeting to our
friends in Ocala and a few lines to
let you know that we are enjoying to
the full this beautiful scenery, this
invigcraxing climate, and our pleasant
association with newly-made friends.
During the first week of our stay a
continual rain and a wintry atmos-
ihi re naitd' our heavy clothes and a
r', ,t-,l qri',. 'onmfortable; bu: now. '.
.l .,; a l the air is still cool and
s ,..'i' :.' s chilly, the weather is dle-
. : t ul.
\\' 'rit' aw;.y out in the country' i
si.ght ,.f the beautiful Swannanoa, and
in 1,aing of the continual roar o' its
iv;zi ,rs while on nil siles the moun-

Mrs. T. W. Troxler and her nie in- ward.
tereting young sons returned bone, The. Ocala Banner welcomes this :a:ns ,ie in their grandeur, Old Crag-
Thursday afternoon after an absence ,,.w 'mi -io i)our city. IzY eingr in tull view. Alons with
of about six weeks. They spent a lar bea l urroun
couple of weeks with Mrs. Troxler's H-ileb r A. Spier and -Mary L. ,r:'an- ings our religi, us advantages have
brother at Tallahassee. and for the 4hanm. accompanied by ,'h la.ttrs b,,-n equally delightful. Mrs. Barnett
past month they have been on a visit i,,:h.r. Mrs. ivlry Granthall,..: n I aing aflended the Y. _M. C A.
to relatives at Bruton, Alabama. dro'.. 'lown from Dunnellon Sunday "crai. s' Pible Conference at the
'a'an v.-i .t direct to the Met hodi.- i;'r- I''ak .1 '.u rain i nn. while Miss Lou-
Mr. P. L. Durisof of Grahanmxil!e whtre h, two f uer w'e is'' Nixon anld our daughterr. Loulie.
left Thursday for Columbia. Edgefiehl happi uni:el in marriage by Rev. itr .. hi' first ten days in Montrea,
and Baresburg. S. C., and will be gone [eo it York. after which they return- in a:~-rnda:.ce upon the Young Peo-
until September 1. Edgefleld is hi.- ,. '' to -iuinnllon. Thoe groom is a rpoi- p1. --,ionary Conference.
old home and it has been thirtny-wo .r 111ng1 lawyer and teacher' of that in the midst of our pleasures anl]
years nce he has been back the, e on .-\, and th. bte is an a lai-si. ,': we 12ve though often of
a visit This paper hopes -hat ev and p ,pular lady. whose nl)h-: uir IIPople in Ocala. anl with grati-
day of his stay will be enjoyable. er is the manager of the Withlacoo- trade "o ithem for urging us to take
chee hotel.-Inverness Chronicle. this month of res: and recreation.
POR SALE-A second-hand John- The young bride is a niece of Mrs. We expect to return to Florida the
gaon. Apply to John T. Lewis. A7-1 D. A. Miller of this city and has first of next week, and will be glad to
gain. Apply to John T Lewas- i f .any friends all over Marion county. get back again to the beautiful Land
Mr. W P. Moorman was in from of Flowers.
Grhamville Thursday. He says that H. D. Bassett, who accompanied R. H. BARNETT.
the distLnce from his home to Ocala his family to North Carolina, has re-
is seventeen miles, and four hours is turned, after seeing them oomfcrta- THE NEW OPERA HOUSE

al the time he wants to do the sprint. bly located at Asheville and spend-
He is as old as Wento and can hold ing a short time with them. He re- Those who subscribed certain
s aat any time. norts the weather delightfully cool in amounts for the building of the new



Telegraphic reports from Galves-
ton, Texas, announce that another
big storm has swept that city for the
past few days. The tidal wave which
struck the city is said to have been
as severe as the one which some
years ago laid the city in waste.
The report says, in part;
Ten dead is the total number of
lives lost so far as is known, in the
hurricane which swept over the Gulf
of Mexico and struck Galveston Wed-
nesday morning, and continued until
after midday. While the city of Gal-
veston was held safe against the fury
of the storm by the new $2,000,000 sea
wall, far out on the gulf, on Tarpon
fishing pier, seven miles from the
city, where the storm whipped over
the jetty into the bay, ten persons
were washed from the rocky promon-
tories into the gulf. Boats are search-
ing the bay for the bodies, but so far
have been unsuccessful.
Those drowned were members of a
fishing party and employes of the Tar-
pon pier, marooned on the jetty.
Boats were sent to their assistance,
and it was learned that the house in
which they. had sought refuge had
been washed away.
While it is impossible to get an ac-
curate list of the dead, owing to the
fact that the register has always been
kept at the pier, the best information
obtainable is as follows:
Capt. Bettison and wife.
Edward Lewis.
C. H. Daily, circulation manager
Galveston Tribune, formerly of Chi-
cago, and four negroes.
The others are unknown.
Man's strength and skill were pit-
ted against the fury of the elements
Wednesday, and man won, when the
city of Galveston, safely entrenched
behind her impregnable seventeen-
foot sea wall, withstood, with compar-
atively trifling loss, a tidal wave and
hurricane equal in intensity and de-
structive force to the one which de-
stroyed the city on September 8,
In Galveston and vicinity not a sin-
gle life is believed to have been sac-
rificed, but the material loss is
thought to be quite extensive. The
hurricane swept the entire gulf coast
with an intensity and viciousness that
has seldom been equalled in a coun-
try where destructive storms are not
unusual. It had its origin on the At-
lantic coast and swinging westward
and southward, devastating the entire
gulf coast, even aa far south as Mat-
agorda Bay. That some lives were
lost and that much property was de-
strcyed is the general belief. With
wires down and railroad communica-
tion destroyed, the exact lss is im-
possible to estimate.
TPh. hurricane struck Galveston
tb; ,,t I1 o'clock W,ino-sday morning.
T't' w nd, attaining a velocity of near-
ly s'evCnIty miles an hour. whipped the
treacherous waters of the Mexican
gulf into a fury of destruction. With
the pent-up anger of ten years of
hare, the waves blindly assaulted the
grim parapers of stone which man
hal builded to restrain its attacKs. In
vain it hurled its Thousands of tons
of water upon the splendid breast-
works. Only a feeble burst of spray
and a little water reached its object-
ive. and the bel-'aguer d city lay calm
ant safe behind the wall.
As a result of damagee to the bridge
that connects Galveston with the
r.iainlandl, communication by rail has



From Friday's Daily:
Messrs. Z. C. Chambliss, W. D.
Taylor and W. J. Edwards of this city,
Mr. S. H. Gaitskill of McIntosh, Mr.
E. L Wartmann and Mr. J. B. Bor-
land of Citra, Mr. Frank G. Sampson
of Boardman and Messrs. C. P. John-
son, M. L. McKenzie and G. L. Knox
of Ocala are among the large number
of Florida citrus growers who are
attending the convention at Tampa
this week. Representatives from all
over the state are present at this
meeting and it is hoped that it will be
productive of a great deal of good for
the citrus industry of the state.
The convention opened Thursday
morning at nine o'clock, Mr. J. W.
Semple presiding.
The following was the program for
the first day's session:
Address-Organizer J. A. Reid of
California Fruit Growers' Exchange,
"California Methods."
Address-Sales Manager R. P. Bur-
ton of Florida Citrus Exchange, "Gen-
eral Methods for Successfpl Handling
of Crop."
General discussion by the growers;
questions answered by J. A. Reid and
R. P. Burton.
Lifting of crops and signing of con-
tracts by growers of the state of Flor-

Drafting of model charters for coun-
ty exchanges and constitution and by-
laws of local associations.


Be it resolved by Marion-Dunn
lodge No. 19, F. & A. M.:
That by the death of our brother,
William Herbert Powers, this lodge
as well as the entire community has
sustained a loss which is felt by all,
not only in the lodge, where he was
loved by every member, but by every
person who knew him.
His professional life was great in
beneficence, he led a home life of ten-
der devotion, his was a character
which was rare in its gentleness,, and
while he is gone he is with us still--
for his sweet memory will cling to us
always. Let us cherish it, keep it
fresh in our minds, forgetting not our
reported brother, whose very presence
cast sunshine, hope and love upon all.
Let us remember that death is but
the gate to life, and find comfort in
the knowledge that so noble, pure and
true a life cannot terminate with the
grave, but will be borne to that Celes-
tial world to which we all hope *o at-
To his bereaved family we extend
our sincere sympathy, assuring them
that our grief is only eclipsed by their
own, and that the friendliness we feel
for them will last eternally.
Be it further resolved. That these
resolutions be copied on our minutes,
copies sent to the family of our depart-
ed and to the Ocala papers.


Fromt Friday'.; Daily:
Miss Ophelia Pinnington of Tom-
monsville, S. C., was joined in wed-
lock t) Mr. Hardy Rawls of Ocala by
Rev. W. \V. DeHart, at the rectory
Monlay evening at 7:30 o'clock. The
marriage was an extremely quiet one,
the only attendants being Miss Mattie
Wardl and Mr. Frank Van D'Eldon.
After 'he ceremony Mr. and Mrs.
RawlVt -ntor t t he home off \Xr in.l

been cut off. Crtew\S '"(" :;. wolk -On ,1 %1. 1 Lif l M
ebeen cut off. 3irews nor o hrs. W'. T. Green on Hillsboro street,
She bridge, but it is n lprobai ha whe1 he bride has been a guest for
Tral:?, will b1 alho ..v,' g TO) 3 over !t-'l,,
ra ill allo to o Tr they received their
structure until Sa.r la,. T' og heats I t e e
IrI:'ni, an.l 'h,, -.cene was a very
are carrying passeng-rs. mail and
Z1hapi;,y -,. -.trefshnments were serv-
treight across the lhav to Galv'Oston. r ion.
(c:! !''.inn .he r- I~pion.
As far ai-, co'ild be q.c,,-,.l TI-: ,
As fr s l Th'Te biu. 'who is a vry pretty and
lan.age by the r: is as follows: oungwoman, as lovely
Thf Breakes aand ^ur-locks ba n wa lovely
Th Bae and Murois ah in h- dainty white swiss princess
puses. $5,i10,r beach andi fishing weldd:ng gown, with trimmings of
pier. $5t'I): private fishing pier. lace.
$2...>n: Pettison's fishing pier, $300; Mr. and .1Mrs. Rwls will make
Tarpon pier. $l.,,.o: buildings along their home in Tampa, and will begin
the lower section of the island, $3000: housekeeping soon. The congratula-
damage to unfinished boulevard, $15.- ions of a host of friends throughout
000; United States government and L
te; United States government and the south will follow them to their
state property, $5000. new home.
A dispatch from Beaumont says: Mr. Rawls will be connected with
A passenger train on the Gulf and In- the Amrican Steam Laundry.-Tam-
terstate road went to High Island andt Trbune

returned. The track below High Is-




Cured by Lydia E PMk
Baltimore, Md.-- t

1y life wasamieryt I

=6ean me, ad I -a m Ir---- -I
all my friends."-Mm W. .
198 Landowne i
The most -c-- -,&dl nuv Inof
country for the cure ya al fore e
female complaints Is Lydtia L P -
ham's Vegetable Compound. it
stood the test of yrs and
more widely and suoeesa dtlMt
any other female remedy. IthM
thousands of women who have bee
troubled with displsmabts tIbm.
mation, uleeratio fibrid BS .
eguarites, periodic pamsI e |
that bearing-down feel,
Indigestion, and nervous
after all other meaes bad as
If you ae suffering from amy s
ailments, don't give U bopte l W
have given Lydia F. Plukh m's V .
table Compound a trial.
If you would like speai advvisI
write to Mrs. PInkham. LmB
Mass., for It. 8he has
thousands to health,
charge. -


Mr. Thomas R. Gary has placed w
under obligations for as nice a chum
ing of butter as we have seen in many
a day. He has a very superior breed
of cows, having obtained them from
one of the finest herds in Tensnam,
The range just now is excellent, th
milk and cream very rich, and tMh
butter, of course, could not be other-
wise than very fine. That so mebt
interest is being taken in fine stk
and butter-making is a good indles.
tion and speaks well for progress of


Q. D. Schafer, the stone cutter, ha
returned from a short visit to Oafs
He states that he has secured the cow*
tract for the finishing touches of the
stone work to be placed in the fe4d
al building at that point and wv
leave Monday to start his duties.-
Gainesville Sun.

McI V i7 ana A CAAC I


Have a full stock of Coffins (afta
and Burial Outits. special give to
Burial services.
Embolming to Oder


Mercioant Tailoring

Finest Imported and Domes.
tkic clothes


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M pl ew stockk is now here, and we invite the
to and inspect it. There is no line in this section that
em- mr with our late styles, high quality and low Drioes.
HImmo we could not begin to enumerate in detail our stock,
Iw would cali your attention to the following partial list of
Ids mad pdces-others in propoti on.

~ Lit Sqare-un W enyf

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S(we we 0mb qeninforf


Jute Art Squaree-0x12, only $10.
Cotton and Wool Art Squares-45 to

Ten Wire Tapestry Brussels Art
quar 18 to S5
All Wool Granite Brussels Art
quares--p to 1i4
Japanese Matting Art quares-$5.
Small Rugs to match all of the above
at reasonable prices.

h eAr Di Sets, $10.00 to $125.00. Ten Pie:e Toilet
SSd3 $4.00 to $2m.0. Big line of China and Porcelian
Dkimr Stes in all of the Latest Patterns.

- We -w -t adie_ N t et o ooar space, and we are now better
.W .---edI to iIsplb er beautiful uine of FPurniture. We will 3m
AR $M kt- e ad al aeapte Ilne at Hardware.

i Iive Ocala agent for Allwin Go Carts, all colors $ia.

SWe are eOag out our mStadard Sewing Machines, and the
wr we ow hare -on hand will be sold below cost.

lclver and flacKay

McMillan Bros.

Southern Copper Works

mnufactu rers of Turpentine Stills

and General Metal Workers.

Old Stils take in evet*ge, for new ones. Patching
o the country a specialty. Orders by mail or
W will reoeave p attention at either of the
Irwi .- -.





Edison Amberol


Are for sale here. They can be used upon
your Edison Phonograph by means of a
gar attachma.nt, which we can put on.
Com in and let us explain about it, and
hear the Records. We also carry full line of
STlM csm All uONOsRMs





10 and 1 Jud

Hadry & Knight




*Ssnd bsauasanddchannels for I

o ruta 11ous wigl be furi
Seou tower and tanks for

to a.,%yvpuat of the State.
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lintels, trusses, or oth-
9ished promptly.

water erected complete

r Pumrinor :nin. .i,

There are no birds In last year's nests
No dollar bills in last year's vests;
And 'tisn't wise to hope that ""eads'
Will still flow in from last year's ads
One step won't take you very far,
You've got to keep on walking.
One word won't tell folks all you are
You've got to keep on talking.
One inch won't make you very tall,
You've got to keep on growing.
One little ad won't do it all,
You've got to keep 'em going.
He who would add unto his trade
Should have an ad, and well displayed.
For ads, if one knows how to write
Add to one's trade ad infinitum.



The Guarantee Clothing and Shoe
Company, always on the lookout for
something to increase the popularity
of the establishment, have now added
another storeroom to their place. A
large archway now connects the re-
tail store with the adjoining store-
room, which is to be used for a tailor
Mr. Malever, the proprietor, In-
forms us that he will in a few days
have several hundred pieces of fine
woollen goods from which his custom-
ers may select their fall clothing, and
have them "made in Ocala."
As a further accommodation for
his customers Mr. Malever has made
arrangements with the Commercial
Pressing Club by which he keeps the
clothes of his patrons cleaned and
pressed free of charge.
When the furnishings of the new
tailoring department have been com-
pleted it will be one of the handsom-
est establishments of the kind ever

opened in Ocala.

Marion county, perhaps, uses iore
fertilizer than any county in this sec
tion of Florida, yet it has no fertilizer
factory, while Gainesville has two,
and there may be others in Alachua
This fact was told to Mr. W. D.
Carn some time ago by the editor of
the Fruit and Truck Grower, and he
was urged to raise a stock company
for the founding of a fertilizer factory
in Ocala. Mr. Cam said that as he
had a little money to invest he would
take the matter under consideration.
The more he thought about It and the
more investigation he devoted to it
the more favorable the project ap-
peared to him, so he went actively
ahead trying to raise funds enough to
establish a stock company, and has
succeeded admirably. No industry in
Plorida has declared larger profits on
the amount of capital invested or has
grown from small beginnings to more
colossal proportions. We sincerely
hope that the one Mr. Carn is trying
to establish will prove no exception to

the rule.
It will be capitalized at twenty
thousand dollars, and most of the
money, we understand, has been sub-

Scientists have found in a cave in
Switzerland bones of men who lived
100,000 years ago. when life was in
constant danger from wild beasts. To-
day the danger, as shown by Mr. A.
W. Brown of Alexander, Me., is large-
ly from deadly disease. "If it had not
been for Dr. King's New Discovery,
which cured me, I could not have liv-
ed," he writes, "suffering as I did
from a severe lung trouble and a stub-
born cough." To cure sore lungs,
colds, obstinate coughs and prevent
pneumonia, it's the best medicine on
earth. 50c. and $1. Guaranteed by
Tydings & Co. Trial bottle free. m

A la-ge crowd was out Friday right
to enjoy 'the concert given by the
Metropolitan Band, under the leader-
ship of Mr. A. E. Gerig. An excellent
program had been arranged and from
the first number to the last the listen.
ers were well entertained.
Friday evening concerts in the
court house yard are a regular fea-
ture, and when the weather permits
the Metropolitant Band furnishes an
attraction. The program last week
was excellent and hearty encores and
applause attested the pleasure of
those who were there.
The program was as follows:
March, "The Maestro"-R. W.
Selection, "Bohemian Girl"-Balfe.
Japanese Dance and Two-Step,
"Yuki"-Victor G. Kreger.
Overture, "Poet and Peasant" (by
request)-Fr. Von Suppe.
Indian Novelty Two-Step, "Big
Chief Battle Axe"-T. S. Allen.
Selection, "The Monarch"-W. C.

The Last of An Aboriginal and Brave
A few hundred Indians exist today

in a trackless waste near the

the Florida peninsular.

tip of

They are

pure-blooded Seminoles, and they rep-
resent all that is left in Florida of a
proud and once powerful nation. Lit-
tle by little they were driven south-
ward, until they reached the limit of
their retreat. Believing that they
had at last found a country which the
pale-face would be unable to pene-
trate they were happy in their seclu-
sion, asking nothing more than to be
left alone. But the march of the white
man kept steadily onward. The
shriek of the iron horse and the awe-
some snort of the steam dredge may
already be heard at the edge of their
domain, to sound the requiem of their
fondest hopes.

It is a pathetic tableau, this tragedy
being enacted slowly but surely eightt
before us here in the Florida Ever-
glades, for unless some adequate pro-
vision be made for these red men
their fate will soon be sealed. To
send them into the severe climate of
the west would be but a final knife-
thrust after a series of persecutions
extending back to the time when the
white man first placed ,.is foot i.pon
the soil of Florida. To leave them as
they are, without setting apart for
them an ample reservation would
mean their decay, and therefore their
final extermination. A small pre-
serve is held in trust for them, but
seventy-five per cent. of the land is
under water, and the Indians refuse
to occupy it. Were they given a re-

servation of sufficient extent, whose
boundary shall forever be guaranteed
and protected, these Seminoles would
continue to maintain the purity of
their race, increase, and eventually
prove a valuable ally to this country.
Assured of a rigid protection an i ex-
empt from unjust encroachment, they
would cease to look upon the white
man as an enemy, and then the work
of civilization could be carried on
among them to a satisfactory conclu-
sion. All honor is due that little band
of conscientious and unselfish men
and women, who. anticipating the in-
evitable, have made a noble fight for
the rights of these Seminoles.
American magnanimity is famous
the world over. Upon the field of ev-
ery disaster we are found working in
the spirit of Christianity. Long ago,
in the name of justice, we guaranteed
protection to the natives of the small
countries in Central and South Amer-
ica. We have even set aside vast
areas for the perpetuation of bird and
beast (the fact that these preserves
are usually barren wastes offer no
excuse for argument). Yet why do

riON A L

A '" -d" 'E DUCA.
, A dear little rosebud white, grew out
In the summer weather;
The petals were locked up tight in a
close embrace together. E erie M II
They were pressed so cloSe and look-
ed so tight F*
You never would guess that the dews O erd, K d
of night, CImiehl, ik8enUtfieand ng
Or the sweet sunlight could ever get trani de ispromptobe
through, Academy8 ole with
The petals to burst or the lock undo. dc wit thhe principal and ia
the culture of homeUfe,.Cult1
budlniperfectnltatlon, w
But early one morn I arose, and what Best moh, mental, phycal
do you think I discerned? lawn, athlete one c
There, wet with the dews of the night, atmosphere of refined Chustli
my bud to a rose had turned! lorover a centuryasan odu-i
The rain and the dew and the golden c om sInmr
sun, I l
The petals had burst and the lock un- CL, Co-J.C. _lU ,m'
How they accomplished it no one -
But my bud had turned to a beauti- [LORIDA

A dear little baby form was given in:o Gainesville, Florida
my keeping; An Institution of the First Rank, sup-
I thought of the latent powers, locked I'orted by State and Federal Funds,
tight and quietly sleeping. For Florida Young Men.
They were pressed so close and lock- Thorough Courses Leading to Degrees
ed so tight. of B. A., B. Sc., M. A., M. Sc.,
You never would guess that the sweet and LL. B.
sunlight in Arts and Sciences; Agriculture;
Of thought and soul could ever get Chemical, Civil, Electrical and Me-
through, chanical Engineering; Law; Normal
The powers to burst and the lock School: Graduate School.
undo. Expenses exceedingly low.
For catalogue write to
But through life's sweet sunshine, its A.A. Murplree, A. ., LL. D.,
rain and heat and cold,
Through mysteries which I can't ex- Presideqt.
plain, I saw my bud unfold.
I cannot tell how the blossoms start,
From loving buds in the human heart;
I cannot tell ho* the powers find
Their sweet awakening in the mind.
But love has many keys, as buds have I
many leaves, 57
And love unlocks the petals and won-
drous work achieves. peor ia
And when her work is done, I see
The loveliest sight on earth to me;
The sweetest flower that lives or
A full-blown. living, human rose!
Tallahassee. Fla. Of T ect

Eainshb.Ed hI 18k mbea-do uhe ls k ft

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RESULT: S--e-s ---m-,......e .

OEV. MM CAISO 1.6L, Ae WWimnMtVa.

Carnegie Hall and third men's dormitory now completed;
eletcric lights, steam and furnace heat; large facgtv; perfect
health conditions; fine gymnasium, athletic fields, bolting ,tennis
courts, golf links; baseball, football and basketball teams cham-
pions of Florida in 1909. Nearly a quarter of a million dollars
endowment; expenses moderate; scholarships available; Chris-
tian, but undenominational; stands for
For Catalogue Addres the President:

Wm. F. Blackman, Ph. D., -

Winter Park, Florida.

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whose graduates occupy prominent and lucrative positions
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markable development.
Advanced courses in Mechanical, Electrical. Textile
and Civil Engineering, Engineering Chemistry, Chemistry
and Architecture.
Extensive and new equipment of Shop, Mill, Labora-
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Cost reasonable.
Students received at any time during the session.
"Next session opens September 22,'1909."
For illustrated catalog, address
K. G. MATHESON, A.M., LL. D., Pre.,

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Tallahassee, Florida
A College without a parallel in the
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Ai Apgopiat~io for Salaries and Stationery and postage for State Au-
of the be Govs.amet for Six editor ........................ 50so oo
--A the YS -er and for the Year ngio., Stationery Executive and Legislative
a, sixn tie Yeawr s9t Departments ................. 750.00
s* b- by ht adglsire sf o &e 2teof Sc.r 2. That the following sums be, and the
0s0tss: same are hereby appropriated for the payment of
IU That the folonias pAn be. and are salaries and expenses of the State government for
6~0a0. amapriasd for salams and expenses of the year t9o:
we WSASeWt forsix months from July 1st Salaries Executive Department...... $2oooo. oo
to.. 'Pitvalt: GOVERNOR.
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GOVBRNOR. Clerk to Board of State Institutions .,. oo. oo
5wate ...a oo lerk and Stenographer ............ 900.00
*sl Bn-r M.. I- It (tlerk and Stenogwranher ....... oo o. 0

8ano me aTpher :.
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Secretary of State .............
*50.00 Repairs, refitting and other incidental
6*.0oo expenses at Capitol ............
4Soo00 Watchman at Capitol .............
3 Sooo00 Two janitors at Capitol.............
7 oo 0 Engineer and Gardener at Capitol....
se.oo Chief Clerk ............. ...........
6o ooIAuditing Clerk ...................
Stenographer and Typewriter .......
Tso750.00o pension Clerk ....................
750.oo00 okkeeper in Tax Redemption De-
goo.oo apartment ....................
500. oo Auditing Clerk in Tax Redemption De-
6oo.oo apartment ....................
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p sad Typewriter ....... 450.00
printing and contingent ex-
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COMMISSIexpeONER O AGRICULTUR ................ 250.00

CWk lire in Pri.n mDepartment, pay-
al from lure State convicts .... $
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in Agricultural Department...
Sand Stenographer in Argicul-
taral Department .............
Cerk Scool Land Department....
Ce ire in Pield Note Department
p a Agricultural Department...
rinting stamps and Fertiliser and
Stock Peed Department ........
prw~ss ad telgrams ............
velig expenses, Commissioner
Agriculture ........... .....
Prntang Bulletins for Agricultural
Department .. . . . .........
tationary and other contingent ex-
pees. Agricultural Department
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stitutions in conducting matters
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ExM-pesesof the Legislatureof 190o9 00
plates. Judicial Department .......$29,600oo o00
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Jury ....... .... .. ..... oo
Rewards for and expenses of arrest of
fugitives from ustce .... ..... t.o oo
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Supreme Bench ......... . 5s oo0
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civil Cases ............. .... so 00
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other Circuits .. .... ..... SO oo0
Travehng expenses, Circuit Judges 30ooo oo
4 por clerical assistance for each of the
Judges of the Circuit Court- .- 3"; oo

Contgt expenses ..............$ 000
Clerk. per diem under Section 175.
GCeeral Statutes ............. 474
Clerk as Librarian under Section 17S3.
General Statute ......... ..... ro
Sheriff Supreme Court, per diem un-
der Section 683., General Statutes ias
...... ....... So
Asstant Secretary to Justces b...... 60
Secretary so Supreme Court Justices 900
Purchem of books for Supreme Court
ip ting Supreml e Court Reports..... 1.250
Salary of AdjutantGeneral......... $ 25so.
Contingent expenses ...............* 400.
eBpeases Florida State Troops. includ-
ins rent of armories and allowances 8.,17 5
For Quartermaster's warehouse, barns.
ables riSe range, etc., as per
ComUMits recomatendation .... to.o000






ral printing and advertising. .too 00
land expenses Railroad Coo
million M. .. ............. s12,500.00
aintsaace f Lunatics ......... ..7S.oo. 00
rovemes and reprs. State Ho. G 0
of coection of revenue. 40000oo
tmf tea entries for Assessors; as-
m t of raiheads and oter
Oua'sOce .. .. .. . ... Soo.
m as ...m t Tnld axLiausndwr

Chief Clerk and Bookkeeper ........$
Cashier and Bookkeeper............
Assistant Bookkeeper ..............
Clerk and Assistant Bookkeeper.....
Postage, stationery and other expenses
Treasurer;s Office ..............
Secretary to Attorney General. ......$
Clerk ....... . . . . . . . .


t. 500.oo00
1.500oo.oo 00


1, 500.00

t, 20oo.0oo0



1.800 00



Sec. 3 That the following sums be. and the
same are hereby appropriated for salaries and
expenses of the State government for six months
ending June 30, 1911:
Salaries Executive Department..... .$o,ooo000. oo0

Private Secretary .................$
Clerk to Board of State Institutions ..
Clerk and Stenographer ............
Clerk and Stenographer ............
Contingent expenses of the State. . .
I Chief Clerk .......... ............
Assistant Chief Clerk...............
Stenographer and Typewriter .......
Postage, express and telegrams .....
Repairs, refitting and other incidental
expenses. Capitol .............
Watchman at Capitol ..............
Two janitors at Capital.............
Fuel, lights and water at Capitol .....
Engineer and Gardener.............
For office rent and moving expenses of
officers vacating offices in Capitol
during legislative session ......7

Chief Clerk .................. ....
Auditing Clerk ................. .
Bookkeeper ......................
Stenographer and Typewriter .......
Pension Clerk . . . . . . . ......
Bookkeeper in Tax Redemption De-
partment .. . . ... ...
Auditing Clerk in Tax Redemption
Department ..................
Correspondence Clerk in Tax Redemp-
tion Department ..............
Assistant Pension Clerk : ...........
Distribution Clerk ................
Recording Clerk ..................


6oo. oo

360. 00


9oo .oo
6oo. 0o

Clerk and Bookkeeper .............. $ 9oo.00
Cashier and Bookkeeper............ 750.00
Assistant Bookkeeper.............. 6oo.oo
Clerk and Assistant Bookkeeper .... 6oo.oo
Postage, stationery and other expenses.
State Treasurer's Office......... 250.00
Secretary ........................ $ 900.00
Cle k ..... . . . . . .. . .... 6oo.oo
Incidental expenses................ a50.00
Purchase of books and bookcases .... 2S.0oo
Chief Clerk ......................$ 7So.oo
Assistant Chief Clerk................. 6oo.oo
Stenographer and Typewriter ....... 450o.oo
Postage, printing and contingent ex-
penses ....................... 500o.oo
Traveling expenses ............... 250 s5o.oo

Incidental expenses............... o*.oo Clerk hire in Prison Department, pay-
Purchase of books and bookcases .... o250.o able from hire of State convicts .. $ 750.00
Clerk in Stock Feed Department..... 6oo.00oo
SUPERINTENDENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUC- Clerk in Agricultural Department.... 750.00
TION. Clerk and Stenographer in Agricultural
Chief Clerk ................. .$ ,5oo. oo Department ............... 450. oo
Assistant Chief Clerk .............. .200. Clerk in School Lands Department ... 6oo. oo
Stenographer and Typewriter ....... 900.oo00 Clerk hire in Field Note Department.. 750.00
Postage, printing and contingent ex- Postage. Agricultural Department 350-00
penses ......................1. ,ooo000.00oo Printingstamps for Fertiliser and
Traveling expenses................ 5b.oo Stock eed Department ........ 6o. oo
Express and telegrams ............ 50.00oo
COMMISSIONER OF AGRICULTURE. Traveling expenses. Commissioner of
Clerk hire in Prison Department, pay- Printing Bulletin, Agricultural Depart -
able from hire of State convicts .$ 1,500 oo ment ........................ t1,000.00oo
Clerk in Fertilizer and Stock Feed De- Stationery and other contingent ex-
partment ................... .oo.o penses2 Agricultural00.bO
Clerk inAgricultural Department... oo,00 penises, Agricultural Department.... 350.00
Clerk and Stenographer in Agricultural STATE CHEMIST.
Department ................. 9oo.o00.00 Salary State Chemist...............$ t.25o.oo
Clerk in School Lands Department ... 1, 200. oo Salary Assistant State Chemist ...... 90o. oo
Clerk hire in Field Note Department. 1soo.oo Chemicals, apparatus and incidental
Postage for Argicultural Department. 70oc.00 expenses. State Laboratory ..... 6oo.oo
Printing stamps for Pertilizer and Traveling expenses. State Chemist ... 250.00
Stock Food Department.........1,200oo oo00 Traveling expenses. Food and Drug In-
Express and Telegrams ........ ... 300 oo00 spector ...................... 450. oo
Travehng expenses Commissioner Ag- Traveling expenses, Feed Stuffs In-
riculture ............ .. ..... 2 0o oo spector .... .................. 450. oo
Printing Bulletin. Agricultural Depart- Postage stamps, Chemist's Office ... 75.o00
ment ....................... t..oo. oo PRISON DEPARTMENT.
Stationery and other contingent ex- Salary Chaplains for State convicts .$ 750o.oo00
penses in Agricultural Department 0oo ooo For use of Commissioners of State In-
stitutions in conducting matters
STATE CHEMIST. pertaining to prison affairs, pay-
Salary State Chemist...............S$ 2 5oo oo able from hire State convicts ...... ,250o. oo
Salary Assistant State Chemist ...... 8. Soo oo JUDICIAL D5EPARTMINT.
Chemical apparatus and incidental ex- Salaries Judicial Department........$29,6oo. oo
penses of State Laboratory...... 1,200.00oo Juries and witnesses before Grand Jury 65,ooo.oo
Traveling expenses State Chemist.... 500oo oo Rewards for and expenses of arrest of
Traveling expenses Food and Drug In- fugitives from justice .......... 1,0ooo00.oo
spector ..................... 900oo.oo00 Expenses Circuit Judges sitting on
Traveling expenses Feed Stuff Inspect- Supreme Bench .............. 75. oo
or .......................... 900. oo Costs adjudged against the State in civil
Postage. State Chemist's Office .. o 00oo cases ...... .. ............. 50.0oo
PRISON DEPARTMENT.Expenses Circuit Judges sitting in
PRISON' DEPARTMENT.other Circuits ................. 2 0.00
Salaries for Chaplains for State convicts Traveling expenses Circuit Judges.... 3.000-00
Payable from hire State Convict Clerical assistance for each of the
yFundble from hire State Convict Judges of the Circuit Court...... 375.00oo
Use of Board of Commissioners of I SUPREME COURT.
State Institutions in conducting j Contingent expenses ...............$ ooo oo
matters pertaining to prison at- Clerk per diem. under Section 1755.
fairs, payable from hire of State General Statutes ............. 4'4.00
convicts .................... 2. ioo oo Clerk as Librarian per diem, under Sec-
t tion 1755. General Statutes . 50.00
CIAL DEPARTMENT Sheriff per diem, under Section 1683,
JUDICIAL DEPARTMENT General Statutes ..... ...... 125 oo0
Salanes Judicial Department ... $ 59.2 o oo0 Messenger0-- -8o 0o
Juri andwitnesses before Grand assistant Secretary to Justices ..... 60o.oo.
Juries and w .tnesses before Grand Secretary to Supreme Court Justices. 900.00
Jury ......... ......... 130,000, or
Rewards for and expenses of arrest of i Purchase of books for Supreme Court
fugitivesfrom Justice ..... ..... 2".o000.00 Library ........ ............... 250.00
fugitives from justice .. . t 2.0. Supreme Court Renorts. .......2 00
Expenses Circuit Judges sitting on Su- Printing Supreme Curt Reorts ..... .2go oo
preme Bench ....... 15000 FLORIDA STATE TROOPS.
Costs adiudged against the State in |Salary of Adjutant General .........$ 250 00
civil cases .................. too oo Expenses Florida State Troops, includ- ,
Expenses Circuit Judges sitting in other ing rent of armories and allow-
Circuits ..... ....... ........oo500.00 oo ances ....................... 8.,175 75
Traveling expenses Circuit Judges 6.000.00 Contingent expenses ............... 400.00
Clerical assistance for each of the AN
Judges of the Circuit Court 5000o oo MISCELLANEOUS.
I General printing and advertising ....$10oooo.000.00
i Salaries and expenses Railroad Com-
SUPREME COURT missioners ...................i, 1,5.00.
Contingent expenses ........... $ ooo oo0 Maintenance of lunatics........... 75,000.00
Clerk per diem. under Section 1755. I Improvements and repairs State Hos-
General Statutes .............. 99 00 oo pital for Insane ............... 23,225.00
Clerk as Librarian, under Section 1755. Expenses collection of revenue ...... 40o000.00
General Statutes ..............300 00 Lists of land entries for Assessors, as-
Sheriff per diem. under Section 1683. setsments of railroads, and other
General Statutes ........ ........ 50o.oo00 contingent expenses-of Comp
Messenger.............. 360.00 troller's office ................. 00oo.oo
AssistantSecretary to Justices ...... 12oo.oo Printing Delinquent Tax List under
Secretar to Justices... .. ... ,8oo.oo revenue law .................. 4.00o. oo
Purchase of books for Supreme Court Stationery for Legislative and Exeou-
Library ..................... 500. oo tive Departments ............. 75o. 00
Printing Supreme Court Reports..... 2.500oo oo Salaries State Auditor and Clerk ..... ,s850.0oo
SSalary Assistant State Auditor ...... 1.250o.00
FLORIDA STATE TROOPS. Stationery and postage for State Au-
SalaryfAdjutantGeneral....... .ditor ........................ o50.00oo
Salary of Adjutant GeneTral-oops, icd- $ ,. 4. All moneys appropriated hereunder
Expenses Florida State, ch- a under head of Contingent or Incidental Expenses
ing rent of armory and allowances b.351. 50 shall be accounted for to the next Legislature in
Encampment and field exercises ..... an itemized statement from each official having
MISCELLANEOUS. charge of any such fund. and no clerk or clerical
MISCELLANEOUS assistance shall be employed by any State officer
Expenses collection of revenue ......$8o,ooo.oo and paid out of the contingent fund or appropri-
General printing and advertising ..... oooo000oo action for contingent expenses.
Printing Delinquent Tax List, under Sec. 5 Any funds appropriated by this Act not
Section st,. General Statutes ... 4.oo. oo expended during the year for which it was appro-
Salaries and expenses Railroad Corn- priated shall be carried forward to the credit of
missioners ".... .,s- 00oo such fund for the succeeding year or years.
Improvements and repairs for Hos- Approved June 5. 1909.
pital for Insane ........... 46.450.oo 00
Maintenance of Lunatics ....... oo TE 71-(MO. 2).
List of landenrads, ad other con- AN ACT to Fix the Pay of Members. Officers and
.M.nt. Tr cnmntmller's Attaches of the Legislature of A. D. 1909. and

;Sectio 1. The sum of five thousand dollars i
CHAPTER S872-wNO.3). hereby appropriated for the purpose of erecting
HAPTER 5872- .r. Iand re'airing the necessary buildings for the
AN ACr Making Partial Appropriation for Legis. school. and for improvements in the brick ma-
lative Expcnnss. Sesion of io. i chinery. Said appropriation shall be paid by the
tatie-^ xe ..ol t i ol f Treasurer of the State upor warrants issued tnerw
Be it Enacted by the Legislature of the state of for by the Comntroller. and upon requistion and
Florida( direction of the Board of Managers of the Florida
Section 1. That the sun- of ten thousand ldol- State Reform School.
lars be and the Name is hereby apropriated in Sec. 2. The sum of ten thousand dollars per
part payment of the expenses of the Legislature of annum, or as much thereof as is actually nrcee
1909. sary, is hereby appropriated for the purpose atof
Sec. 2. That this Act shall take effect uatnn its defraying any necessary expenses which may be
passage and approval ty &he Governor incurred by the Board of Manager" in the rain-
Approved April 27. 109 tenance oT said Reform School Said amount
---- shall be payable in equal quarterly installment
upon requisitions of the Treasurer an4 Secretary
CHAPTER 5873-(NO. 4), of the Board of Mapagers, upon the Comptroller.
AN ACT Making Appropriations for Deficiencies who shall issue his warrant therefore.
in the Appropriations Made by the Legislature Sm. 3. All approprations under thin Acta
of 19o7 for Jurors and Witnesses. Experses Col- payable from funds derived from the hire of State
action of Revenue, and Expenses Florida State convicts, if there be such funds, otherwise froe
Troops for the Two Years Ending June!o.the General Fund.
Troops for the Two Years Ending June 0. ec. 4. Th Act shall take effect upon its aW
90e .- i oval by the Governor. or upon its becoming a
Be it Enacted by the Legislature of the State o' law without such approval.
Florida Approved June 5., 909.
Section 1. That the following sums oe and the
same are hereby appropriated to meet the defi-CHAPTER 79-(O. 10)
ciencies in the aoorooriations made by the Legis- iA[ 7- )
lature of 1907 for the two years ending June 30., AN ACT to Provide for the Payment of the Pe-
1909. ent Indebtedness of the Florida State Reform
jurors and Witnesses ........ .$3oooo.0oo School. I
expense Collection of Revenue ... 33,000o.00 Be it E ted by te Legislature of the Stae of
Expense Florida State Troops (in- Be it Ented by the LAt .,,* of thn W
eluding S-.oos.42 on account of Rorid:
strike at Pensacola .... 14.000ooo o00 Section I. That the sum of seven thousand
Sec. 2. That this Act shall take effect immedi- nine hundred and twenty-one and 6 -too dollma
ately upon its passage and approval by the Gov- is hereby appropriated for the purpose of paying
ernor. the present indebtedness of the Florida State R-t
Approved June iTo09. form School Said appropriation shall be paid by
-- J the Treasurer of the State upon warrants issed
CHAPIER 587 4-( 0.50' therefore by the Corr ptroller, and upon requisitige
and direction of the Board of Managers of the
AN ACT to Provide tor the Deficiency n Appropri- said Florida State Reform School.
nations for General Printing and Adver- Sec. 2. Said appropriation is hereby made n.
tising for the Period Beginning Jan- able from funds derived from the hire of a
uary t 1909, and Ending June 3o. convicts, if there be such funds, otherwise fee
1909: and to Provide for the Deficiency the General Fund.
in the Appropriation for Printing the Agricul- Sec. 3. This Act shall take efeet from and aft
tural Bulletin for the Period Beginning January its passage and approval by the Governor
-1. t9o8, and Ending December ii., i9-': and to Approved June 190o9.
Pay Certain Claims Against Such Funds That
MA Be r. Prorlv Presented and Approved by -- -...

the Disbursing Officers of the State.
Be It Enacted by the Legislatur of the State of
Section* That the sum of seven thousand
four hundred and ten dollars and seventy-five
cents ($7,40. 7 s) be. an- is hereby, appropriated
to be paid out of anv money in the State Treasury.
not otherwise appropriated, to cover the deficien-

cNarI S Pw-( ID).
AN ACT to Authoriqe the Paymin t of the Balwnwe
due in the ConqtrfAtion of a Dormitory for the
University of Florida. at Lake City.
Be it Enacted by the Legislare of t e SOe"
Section 1. That the sum of six th"PuOi twr
hundred twenty-eight and go-too on be sd



* .

Be it Eaacted by the Legislature of the State of
Sectiea I. That the pay of the members of the
present Legislature, convened April 6. 1909. shall
be a per diem of six dollars per day in addition to
the mileage allowed by the Constitution of the
State of Florida at ten cents per mile each way.
Sec. 2. That the pay of the Secretary of the
Senate and the Chief Clerk of the House of Repre-
sentatives and of all Clerks elected by the Senate
or House of Representatives, and the official sten-
ographers of the Senate, except Committee Clerks,
shall be six dollars a day each. The pay of all
Committee Clerks elected by the Senate and the
House of Representatives shall be Ss.oodper diem.
The Sergeant at-Arms of the Senate and of the
House of Representatives and Assistant Sergeant-
at-Arms when employed shall receive a per diem
of six dollars each.
The pay of the Messenger of the Senate and of
the House of Representatives shall be six dollars
per day.
The pay of the Doorkeeper of the Senate and
Doorkeeper of the House of Representatives shall
be six dollars per day each.
The pay of the Pages of the Senate and of the
House of Representatives shall be four dollars per
day each
The pay of the Janitors of the Senate and ot the
House of Representatives shall be six dollars per
day each. The Assistant Janitor of the House of
Representatives shall be five dollars per day. and
the Janitor of the Senate is allowed $55.oo for
extra labor employed.
The pay of the Chaplain of the Senate and of
the House of Representatives shall be two hun
dred dollars each for the session.
The pay of the Committee Clerks and Mailing
Clerks shall be five dollars per diem from the date
of certificates of their appointment to the Chair-
man of the respective Committees on Legislative
Expenses until the end of the session.
e pay of the Secretary of the Speaker of the
House of Representatives .,hall be five dollars per
The Secretary of the Senate and the Chief Clerk
of the House of Representatives shall each be en-
titled to pay for fifteen days after the adjourn-
ment of the Legislature, at the rate aforesaid to
bring up the work of the Journal.
The Recording Secretary of the Senate shall be
entitled to pay for thirty days after the adjourn-
ment, in order to coriplete the recording; and the
Recording Clerk of the House of Representatives
shall be entitled to five days after the adjourn-
ment in order to complete his work, such payment
to be made, however, only after the completion
and delivery of the Journal, and the Comptroller
is hereby authorized to issue warrants on the
State Treasurer in favor of the Recording Secre
tary of the Senate and of the Recording Clerk of
the House of Representatives, respectively, for
the five days additional herein provided for; but
no warrant shall be issued to such Sectetary or
Clerk except upon the delivery of the receipt of
the Secretary of State setting forth that such
Secretary or Clerk has recorded in full the Jour-
nals of the Senate or House of Representatives,
and that the Record Books have been duly filed in
the office of the Secretary of State.
The Bill Secretary of the Senate and Bill Clerk
of the House of Representatives shall have pay
for five days each after the adjournment of the
Legislature to complete their unfinished work and
to return their books and bills properly indexed,
assorted and labeled in convenient form for refer-
ence, to the Secretary of State; payment to be
made upon the certificate of the Secretary of
State, that such duty has been performed.
The Secretary of the Senate and the Bill Secre-
tary of the Senate shall each receive seventy-five
dollars for preparing the daily Calendar of the
Senate, and the Chief Clerk of the House of Repre-
sentatives and the Assistant Chief Clerk of the
House of Representatives shall each receive
seventy-five dollars for preparing the daily Calen-
day of the House of Representatives. Provided.
that the Engrossing and Enrolling Secretaries of
the Senate, and the Engrossirtl and the Enrolling
Clerks of the House shall receive six dollars ,er
Sec. 3. The per diem and mileage of the mem-e
bers of the Senate and of the House of Represen-
tatives, and the per diem of the Secretaries. Clerks,
Attaches of the Senate and House of Representa-
tives shall be prepared in payroll form, and those
of the Senate shall be approved by the President
of the Senate and attested by the Secretary of the
Senate, and those of the House of Renresentatives
shall be approved by the Speaker of the House of
Representatives and attested by the Chief Clerk
of the House of Representatives. and the Comp-
troller shall audit and issue his warrant on the
Treasury for the same.
Sec 4. The actual traveling expenses of all
members of the various visiting committees shall
be prepared in pay-roll form and certified to by
the Chairman of the Cpmmittee on Legislative
Expenses of either respectively, and the
Comptroller shall issue his warrant for the same.
Sec. S. That all the expenses of the Senate and
the House of Representatives shall be paid on
vouchers approved by Chairman of the Committee
on Legislative Expenses of the Senate or House of
Representatives as the case may be, and theComp-
troller shall audit the same and issue his warrant
or warrants for the same
Sec. 6. This Act shall take effect immediately
upon its approval by the Governor
Approved June 5. 1xo9

ing and advertising for the period beginningJanu-
ary t. 19og. and ending June 30o. 1909: and that
the Comptroller of the State of Florida shall, after
auditing all bills and finding them correct, draw
his warrant in favor of all persons having claim
arising out of the contract for State printing for
printing done priorrto April 5. 1909, by the con-
tractor for State printing, or those operate
his authority upon presentation to him alli
properly approved by the officer or head of do-
partment who ordered such work.
Section 2. That the sum of two hundred and
seventeen dollars and ninety-eight cents ($a27.98)
be and the same is hereby appropriated, to be
out of any money in the State Treasury not other-
wise appropriated, to cover the deficiency in the
appropriation for printing the Agricultural Bul-
letin for the year of 190o8; and the Comptroller is
instacted. after auditing all bills and finding them
correct, to draw his warrant in favor of all perona
having claims against this fund, arising out of
the contract for State printing of a date prior to
January z, 1909. upon presentation to him of a
bill approved by the Commissioner of Agriculture.
Section 3. This Act shall take effect immediate-
ly upon its approval by the Governor.
Approved April 29. 1909.

CHAPTER 5875-(NO. 0)
AN ACT Making Appropriation for Deficiency in
the Appropriation for Maintenance of Indigent
Insane for the Six Months Ending June 3
Be it Enacted by the Legislature of the Statie o
Section i. That the sum of thirty thousand
dollars be and the same is hereby appropriated to
cover deficiencies in the appropriation for, the
Maintenance of Indigent Insane for the six mouthed
ending June 30o, 1909.
Sec. 2. That this Act shall take effect immedi-
ately upon its passage and approval by the Gov-
Approved April 30, 1909.

CHAPTE3 5874-(NO. 7)
AN ACT Appropriating Money to Meet the D.-
ficiency in Salaries and Expenses of the Rail-
road Commissioners for the Six Months Ending
June 30, 1909.
Whereas, the Railroad Commissioners of this
State have found it necessary in the prosecution
of litigation to incur unusual and extraordinary
expenses since the first day of November, 1.9o.
in auditing the books of the Florida East Coast
Railway Company, the Louisville & Nashville
Railroad Company, and the Atlantic & St.
Andrews Bay Railway Company, at a total ce~
of $1z6,577.08; and
Whereas By reason of said extraordinary expeage
there is a deficiency of funds to pay the expan-
ses of said Railroad Commission, which
deficit amounts to $6,747.01; therefore.
Be it Enacted by the Legislatare of the State of
Section I. That thesumof $6.747.01 be and the
same is hereby appropriated to meet the existing
deficiency in the funds of said Railroad Commies
sioners and to pay the outstanding and unpaid
bills and the balance due on salaries and expenses
of said Railroad Commissioners for six months
ending June 3o, 90o9.
Sec. 2. This Act shall take effect on its passage
and approval by the Governor.
Approved June 5. 9o09.

CHAPTE3 5877-(NO. 8).
AN ACT to Make an Appropriation for the Sup-
port and Maintenance of the Confederate Sol-
diers' and Sailors' Home in Jacksonville. Flor-
Be it Enacted by the Legislature of the Stat of
Section I. That the following sums be and am
hereby appropriated out of any funds in1 the
Treasury, not otherwise appropriated, for the
support and maintenance of the Confederat
Soldiers' and Sailors' Home in Jacksonville, Flor-
ida, to-wit:
For the support of each inmate, per
month ...................... $ o.*
For maintaining Hospital, including
nurses, physicians, medicine and
disinfectants, per month........ 75.o0
For salary for Superintendent, pay-
able monthly, per month .... o.oo
alaryy for Matron, $20o.oo per month so.o0
Burial expenses for each death ........S 5o. o
Contingent fund per annum; payable
in advance, to include fire insur-
ance, repairs, furniture, bedding
and all extras needed .......... soo oo
For enlargement of Hospital, repairs.
baths, etc ... ..... .... . . .ooo.o*
This last item to be contingent of actual ex-
penditures or so much thereof as may be needed
Approved June 5, 1909.

CHAPTER 5876-(MS. 9).
fit and Maintenance of the Florida State Re-
form School.
Be it Enacted by the Legislature of the State c<

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Sumtmer t ef Public tl eton edt a
0s her the yew o edm four thousanddollars,

eah. hfor wit amountmes ie appropriatedson
rd this Act.L
ISTMe . It shan be the daty o the Shate Sa-
pena.adps of Pabc instruction to submit ad
aport to tie next General Astembly sw. the
Amber Tand location of choo cod sp by.
asof this aof boriatioh a tthe l imber of tch
U neltvof thesatobus or'da and theFlorida

er attedinge by race and sex. there conduct at theo

Seach of tchol withered oral School ber of the days serve
OrsIas the Staed 0BMy4.AW -atPublic

dered by each ad the and to be paid at such and
S to draw wachernts r evn d ollar paid ot fromthe
tM the fupina tet f ePu reon. out ofyd.
any funds in the Treas not otherwise -
prnted, for the a oun s appropriate in Section

d S. is Act shl be the d uty of the State S-
p te d a Geerval by the Governor.mblythe
umbApproveand locat ionof sool

SUMof ti apopiation.e the number of teach-
an Otandms each by race and se the conductor
Of each school with number of the daysd service

ia rThis Act shi l take effect upon its

Grons of the anGovernor es Mansion, and to
make.such Other Ir. o r....ats and Rpir-
at the Mansion as May Be Advisablend to
Make an Appropriation Therefor. v
as a t by edo egaoure an osu beoafr

lA e n That the sum of three thousand
aaars, or so muh teIeof as may be necessary, be
d o he same is hereby approprieated out of any
s ein the Tanreary o the credit of the Gov-
o Maneion Fund. for the improvement and
etiation of the grond s taurrounding ad be- i
Sto the overnor's Mansion. and to make
Ac T irove Tats or repairs at the Governors
arMo as may be demled advisable or necessary
by the Governor.
seedsio 2. That payments under this appfo-
priation shan be made upon warrants drawn by
-the OtairoP-r upn on the Treasurer upon vouoh-
a ns EaFoveds by the Governore
Ilea t. ThiAsAct h tshallk take effect im-
mediately upon its approval by the Governor.
Approved June S. 1909.

CHArl S3-O(M. 14).
AN ACT to Appropriate the Sum of Thirty Dol-
lars for the Payment of the Services of the As-
sistant Secretary of th e Senatefor the Period
of Five Days after the Adjournment of the
Legislature, to Assist the Secretary of Senate in
Hie s Duties.
ke dibEnactedy othe ,r th e o l ar f the State of

Sto ien That the sum oi thirty dollars it
hereby appropriated out of the funds of the Treas-
ry that may be available for the payment of such
expenses and that th of sam e bepaid to John G.he
Collins. as Assistant Secretary of the Senate for
serv icesr for ive days after the adjournment of there
Legislature. to assist the Secrtary of the Senate
in the discharge of his official duties as such for
that period, and that the Coaptroller be author-i
ised to draw his warrant on the Treasurer for the
payment of the same upon receipt of the Assistant
ecrtary. and certificate of the Secretary of she
Senate that the time of the Assistant Secretary
was so employed.
Sec. 2. This Act shall take effect immediately
upon its passageand approval by the Governor.
Approved June S, 1909.

AN %C r to Proise for the Levy of Taxes for the
Years 1909 and and190.
the it Eactpee theoe Lisatuere of the State of
Sctio a 1. That for the purpose of securing an
equal and uniform rate of taxation and to pay the
approve eretions for the current expenses of the
State for the years 1909 and 1910 and for interest
on the bonded debt for said years, and paying

two mills upon the dollar, and for the year 191 oa
tax of two mills upon the dollar; and there shall
also be levied for each of the years eo9 and 1910
a constitutional school tax of one mill upon the
dollar: Provided. That if the Governor shall dis-
cover from the aggregate assessment of the prop-
reduction of the two mills tax of either or both of
said years will be justified. he is hereby authorized
to reduce the same as low as he may deem advis-
direct the Tax Collectors so collect only such re-
dured tax as he may fix as aforesaid.
Sec. 2. The Board of County Commissioners of
every county, at a meeting for correcting and re-
viewi the county assessment, shall, immediately
thereater ascertain and determine the amount of
money to be raised by tax for county purposes,
including the current expenses, interest on bonded
debt. bridges and county buildings, and to meet
the expenses, they are hereby authorized to levy
a tax of not more than five mills upon the dollar

shall be entered at large upon the records of the
Board of County Commissioners, and no county
shall levy a greater amount for any purpose than
five mills for county purposes except as herein-

after provided, and any indebtedness contract
by the County Co .sone of any county in
emees of the said amount shall be null and void
and no suits shall be prosecuted in any court in
this State for the collection of the same; Provided,
That the County CinmmLo-nWs of each county
shall levy a tax not to exceed seven mills nor less
than three mills on the dollar, on the eal and per-
sonal property of the county for county school
purposes; Provided, further. That the County
.-,.u.i >.-,i0 of any county may levy an ad-
ditional tax not to exceed four mills on the dollar.
each year. to pay all outstanding indebtedness and
interest thereon: Provided. That nothing in this
Act shall be so construed as to prohibit any coun-
ty wishing to erect a court house or jail, or con-
structing paved. l-e-Aomised or other hard-
surfaced highways, from levying the amount of
special taxs now allowed by law for that purpose;
Provided, further. That the foregoing provision
relating to taxes for working roads sha not apply
to counties working roads under special laws;
Provided. further That an counties not constrtme
ing paved. rn-'-Asminrd or other hard-surfaced
soads, as now provided by law.-and in counties not
working roads under special law the County
Commissioners 2f each o suceh other counties may
levy an additional tax not to exceed three milk on
the dollar on the real and peonal property of the
sonaty, ie revenue derived therefro to beused
and appropriated by such County Commissioner
aetivety for the purple of constrcting paved,
inafamis'd or other hard -suArfaced roads.
e. AD laws and parts of Ims in conflict
wt ts Act are hereby repealed,
Aprovd Jume ?, o9.

the Teasrer of this State are hereby oateu-ed

the military or naval srviae of, the Codeete
United States and did not dert the Cofederate
service, and who performed service in atal uime
of duty for a period of not Iess than oa mr. O
who was in actual service at the time of the
of said war, sales' in *1it ated br such duty by
rm.n aoof wousm vedat or disease ewM
whilein InM of duty, and wboe F ety vJaiM-
tion, both real and Pe-nl c-d- t p
ty of his wife), does not eoed them umof five
thousand doars and who was a hoen fie Citman
of this State aoaotuoasly asice zigs, shall each
remive one hndreud dollars per asum. i .qa-
rly payments; all uch persons who lost a .b
or limbs, an eye or eyes, or who is permanetly
disabled by reason of wounds or disease to g a
livelihood by manual labor, shall be titled t
receive each per annum, in quarterly payments,
the following amounts, to-wit:
7or total ae of sight.............. .$150so.o
7or loss ec one eye .................... as2,oo
For tloM oafootor leg ................ s2.oo
'or los of a hand ..................... 12S.00
Por loss ofbothhands ................. 50so.00
Por lesow'bothfeet ................... 5.o00
?or loss of one hand and one foot of same
person ............... ........ 50.00
For personal injuries, disease or age,
whereby the person is unable to earn
a livelihood by manual labor ....... 120.00
For total disability, as shown by affidavit
of two reputable physicians ........ .00
Previ b, hewevsr, That no soldier, sair or
their widows, who were on the pension roll and
drawing a pension prior to January s, 9*7, and
have not since that time been stricken from said
roll for valid reasons, shall be required to make.
other and further proof if eligible under the pro-
visions of this Act. That the provisions of this
Act shall apply to all those who were members of
the First Florida Reserves, which was in the ssrv-
ice of the State of Florida during the war between
the States of the United States.
Sek. 3. The widow of any deceased soldier or
sailor who enlisted and served in the military or
naval service of the Confederate States during the
war between the States of the United States, and
did not desert the Confederate service, and who
performed service in actual line of duty for a
period of not less than one year, unless incapacita-
ed for such duty by reason of death, wounds re-
ceved or disease contracted while in actual line
of duty, and who has not married since the death
of said soldier, and whose property, both real and
personal does not exceed the sum of five thousand
dollars. shall be entitled to receive the sum of one
hundred ad twenty dollars per annum, in quar-
terly payments: .mrevd, such widow was mar-
ried to said soldier or sailor prior to uS,9.
and has continuously resided in this State
since 1895; ad also the widow of any
deceased person who was at the time of
his death drawing a pension from the Stat
under the provisions of this Act, shall be
granted a widow's pension upon satisfactory proof
of her marriage, her residence in this State, and
the death of her husband, and the pension so
g *ate shall date from the death of the widows
s ; proviedM she file her application within
inety da after the death of her husband; pre-
Vd, ach widow is otherwise eligible under the
provisions of this Act; rvided rther that any
such widow shall not be required to make out the
proof of her husband's service, but any such wid-
ow of any such deceased soldier or sailor who
would have been entitled to a pension under this
Act shall make proof if her said husband shall not
have already been upoft the pension roll at the
time of his death.
Sec. 4. No person receiving a pension from any
other State shall be entitled to a pension under
this Act.
Sec. a. a e payment of all allowed claims shall
be made from the date of the filng of the applica-
tion in the Pension Department. Any person
who drew a pension from the State of Florida at
the time of the passage of this Act, and wh-i is
entitled to a pension under this Act, shall not be
required to make new proof, and shall be paid
from the passage of this Act. Payment shall not
continue to pensioners during absences from this
State of longer duration than twelve months.
Sec. 6. No person who was discharged on ac-
count of being under age, or for disability, but
who did not re-enlist upon removal of said dis-
ability, or upon becoming of the required military
age of eighteen years before the termination of the
war. shall be entited to a pension under this Act.
Applicants for pensions under this Act shall
make oath before an officer authorized to admin-
ister oaths and use the seal, stating the company
and regiment in or ship upon which he enlisted
and served, the date of his enlistment, the date
and cause of discharge, his citizenship and rights
to the benefits of this Act. He shall furnish the
affidavit of a commissioned officer under whom
or the affidavits of two comrades with whom he
served, or the transcript from the muster rolls
from the Adjutant General's Office at Washington
to establish the service claimed.
Sec. 7. The Board of County Commissioners of
the county in which the applicant resides shall
investigate all claims made under this Act, and
report upon the application whether or not the
pension applied for should be granted.
Sec. 8. The State Board of Pensions shall fur-
nish annually, suitable blanks for making such
reports and shall file application for pensions im-
mediately on receipt of same.
Sec. 9. All sums required for the payment of
pensions to applicants under the provisions of
this Act shall be paid by warrants drawn by the
Comptroller on the Treasurer of the State in favor
of the applicant for the sum to which he or she
may be entitled, out of any moneys in the State
Treasury raised by special levy for the payment of
pensions as provided in this Act.
Sec. 10. The County Commissioners of each
county shall, at least once in each year, examine
the pension rolls of their respective counties and
ascertain whether or not any person on said pen-
sion rolls should be dropped from same
by reason of not being entitled to draw
pension under the provisions of this Act.
and make report of their findings to
the State Board of Pensions, who are hereby
authorized to drop such pensioners from the list if.
in their judgment, the same should be done.
Sec. II. The State Board of Pensiongshall for-
ward to each pensioner a certificate thathe is en-
titled to draw a pension, which shall be prima
fade evidence to the Clerk of the Circuit Court or
any other officer of the county.
Sec. 12. There shall, annually, be assessed and
collected a tax of four mills per dollar on all prop-
erty liable to assessments, which shall constitute a
fund for the payment of pensioners, the proceeds
of which shall be applied to the payment of pen-

Sec. 13. That from and after the passage of
this Act it shall be lawful for pensioners of this
State to have their vouchers approved and signed
by either Clerks of the Circuit Court or by No-
taries Public, or any other officer authorized by
law to administer oaths, having a seal.
Sec. 14. The State Board of Pensions shall pre-
scribe rules and regulations for the carrying out of
the provisions of the pension laws of this State; see
that laws are complied with, and shall make re-
ports and recommendations to the Governor at
least thirty days before the meeting of the Legis-
lature. Said Bord shall make rules and regu-
lations for the conduct of their business as they
may deem proper. not in conflict with the spirit
and purpose of the pension laws. They may em-
ploy a clerk at a salary not exceeding five hundred
dollars per annum, payable quarterly out of the
State Treasury on the certificate of the Chairman
of said Board.
Sec. IS. The State Board of Pensions shall by
the first day of July. A. D. 1909, or as soon there-
after as practicable, make up and certify to the
several Boards of County Commissioners of the
several counties of the State a complete and de-
tailed list of all persons who may be residents of
the said several respective counties, and who are
now drawing a pension from this State, and also
all persema who have filed their applications for
such pensions and which have not been acted upo
and are pending before said Board, and it shell be
the duty of the said several Boards of County
Commissioners, on receipt of said list or as soon
thereafter as practicable, to make careful inveeti-
ation of said hst and make up and certify to the
ate Board of Pensions a list of all such persons
who. ia their opinion, are entitled to receive a pean-
sion under the provisions of this Act.
Sec. 6. That all laws and parts of laws in can.

nagB SM (Ma.-m I).

AN ACT to Tat the of Cert Committee
Che a so1 amHue by the Ofiaw MIpMt At

atihe i of the the iLa c tu, ioem
toime wata mpmyysd, ann

Whm M each of si Cleris shM e e
wtibd to 1. That d ttee or Cothe miittee or
Sa er day for the tie all employed aond-
i od to by dhi Cs--n t Or Committees n

tio ofthis Act aL be payable from th appro-
1 pprooed 1pas e, wn. co-ed to s pro-
vided Section i, and approved by the Commit-
tee on Legislative Expenses and the Speaker of
the House of Rreentates ad attested by the
Chi a oierk.
Sec. That the Comptroller is hereby athor-
isd to draw his warrant on the State Treanurer in
payment of the services rendered as provided in
this Actnd the State Treasurer is hereby author-
ised to ayje warrants so drawn.
Se. ths Act shall take effect immedi-
ately upon its passage and approval by the Gov-
Approved April 30, 1909.

Cn APTEl S 87--(M. 18).
AN ACT to Amend Section 2759 of the General
Statutes of the State of Florida, Provid for
the Issuance of Certificates to Insurance Com-
pamnies, and Providing Other Prerequisites.
Be k E-acted by the Legislatureof the State of

Secin I. That Section 27S9 of the General
Statutes of the State of Florida be, and the same
is hereby amended to read as follows:
79 (229. Other Pereedstes-Isiue of
o insurance Company, association,
firm or individual, not of this State, nor agent nor
representative thereof, shall transact any business
of insurance in this State, unless such company,
association, firm or individual is possessed of at
least two hundred and fifty thousand dollars, in
value, invested in United States or State bonds, or
other bankable interest-bearing stocks issued in
the United States, at their market value. Upon
complying with the preceding section and furnish-
ing evidence to the satisfaction of the Board of
Insurance Commissioners that such company, as-
sociation. firm or individual has actually invested
the amount above stated in such securities as
hereinbefore mentioned, the State Treasurer shall
issue a certificate thereof, with the authority of
such company, association, firm or individual to
transact the business of insurance in this State.
Insurance companies incorporated under the laws
of this State, or any associationfirm or State bon individual
of the State, however, shall be entitled to such
certificate of authority by furnishing evidence to
the satisfaction of the said Board that such com-
pany, association, firm or individual is possessed
hof, anessedond has actually invested twenty-five
thousand dollars in United States or State bonds
or other bankable stocks or securities issued in the
United Stats at their market value,and by other-
wise complying with the provisions hereof. The
Board of Insurance Commissioners shall, in ad-
dition to the certificate hereinbefore provided for,
issue a certificate to any insurance company in-
cor orated under the laws of this State. and which
shall have previously thereto deposited with the
State Treasurer one hundred thousand dollars in
United States or State bonds, or other negotiable
tocks or securities issued in the United States, at
their market value, as a guaranty fund for the
security of the policy holders of such company.
upon satisfactory evidence to them that such se-
curities to suchan amount have been deposited
with the State Treasurer. Life insurance com-
panies incorporated or organized under the laws of
another State shall be entitled to a certificate to
transact the business of insurance in this State by
furnishing to the satisfaction of the Board that it
is possessed of and has actually invested two hun-
dred thousand dollars in United States bonds, or
other bankable or interest-bearing stocks issued in
United States at their market value, or in mort-
gages or unencumbered real estate worth double
the amount loaned thereon inclihsive of buildings
thereon, and by otherwise complying with the
provisions thereof. Insurance Companies insur-
ing live stock or domestic animals, incorporated
or organized under the laws of any other State,
shall be entitled to such certificate of authority by
furnishing evidence to the satisfaction of the
Board that such company, association, firm or in-
dividual is possessed of. and has total assets of at
least two hundred thousand dollars and by other-
wise complying with the provisions hereof.
Sec 2. All laws and parts of laws in conflict
with this Act be, and th aee same are hereby, repealed
Approved June 4.,199.

CHAPTER S888-(NO. 19).
AN ACT Prohibiting Fire Insurance Companies
from Combining as to What Rate of Commis-
sion Shall be Paid by any Other Company to an

Section c. TIt shall be unlawful for any fire in-
surance company, association or partnership do-
ing business in this State, employing an agent who
is employed by another fire insurance company,

into, make or mntain any stipulation or agree-
ment in restraint of or limiting the compensation

BThe it Enal by te violation of this section shallte of

Fla period: of twelve months thereafter.


Section I. Unless otherwise provided by this
Act. every fire insurance company shall deposit
with the State Treasurer of this State bonds of the
United States, bonds of any of the States of the
United States, bonds of the District of Columbia.
or bonds of the cities or counties of this State. or
cash, to the amount of ten thousand dollars. or a
surety bond in the amount of twenty thousand
dollars of a surety company authorized to do busi-
ness in the State of Florida. said bond and com-
pany to be approved of by the State Treasurer;
the surety company offering such bond agreeing
in cas of a failure of any fire insurance company
so bonded, to deposit immediately with the State
Treasurer twenty thousand dollars in cash or
marketable securities, to be held by the Treasurer
for the protection of all legal claims against such
company in this State. as provided in this Act,
and the State Treasurer shall give the company
making such deposit a reciept for same; Provided
That the value of the securities so deposited shall
not be less than ten thousand dollars. If any
bonds so deposited be registered bonds, the com-
pany shall at the time give to the State Treasurer
a power of attorney, authorizing him to transfer
said bonds, or any part thereof, or the purpose of
paying any of the liabilities provided for in this
Act. The State Treasurer shall require each
such company to make =ood any depreciation or
reduction in value of said securities: and he shaLl
in the month of September in every year, examine
all securities so deposited with him for the purpose
of ascertain whether any of them have depre-
dated or been reduced in value. The State shall
be responsible for the safekeeping of all cash.
bonds or other securities deposited with the State
Treasurer under this Act. Bonds or other secure
cities deposited with the State Treasurer by any
company under this Act shall not. on account of
such bonds bei in the State. be subject to tax-
ation but shall beheld exclusively and solely for
the protection of the policy holders.
sec. 2. Comaies depositing bonds as afore-
said shahave right to draw the intereston
Mid bonds as te same accrues; and should con-
Pon bonds be dpted er this Act. it*hall be
the dty o the pon the demand of the
surrender the coupons as the
,_ du i .rm any and a su ch coupon
bods deposited bysaid company
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effn-; P4ro ITh__t_ __.
that shaB giv to e n o t mpyed or to __en
said co his61 mbeent to aspenese tofse at

bodI to the State Tc nsmtr. aa -md-d
with to nake ood any sach defeitw a maont
0of its depot ft ed by such sale.
PThe Sato treasurer hal ade tim e tye srle of
o o feor o his intention p to apply for mae of se

bonds to the State Tredsurer and Pro d ads
with to mad the ompny suchdefpoiitin the amow
of i ed tbe a by ristded by such to
with the State Treaer shall anydvertise the sof

sch timed s for thirty da a to the amsount dae
n sothem vely, under or in co ceMof
suchold and the company depositing thepremiums or equit-
of whichvalues, and shall be entitled to registered rate-r to
ably. 4. Upon the boneeds of said bonds (f such oreid

ceeds be not sufficient to pay asuch inea po
holders). Whenever any spoliciesompany said cot-
ing bonds as aforesaid zens orhall have become this State at
suhor bankrupt ore, shall have a lien for thade an nmeount due

for the benefit of its creditors, any holder of such
ablythe Circuit Court of the roceedCounty of said bLeon, Statuch o

Florida, to enforce the said lien for the benesaidt of
all the holders of such policies. The State Treposit-
r shal be a party shalto the suit and the funds
or thall be distrof its ed by the Courtors, butany holder suc f
such action shall e adjudged against the State
Florida, to enforce the said lien for the benet of
all the holders of such policies. The State Treas-
urer shall be a party to the bsuit and the funds
such action shall be adjudged against the State
Sec. 5. If any company cease to carry on busi-
ness in this State, and its liabilities, whether fixed
or contingent, upon its policies to persons residing
in this State, shall ave been satisfied or shall
have terminated, upon satisfactory evidence of
the fact to the State Treasurer he shall deliver to
such company the bonds in his possession be-
loinging to it. or such of them as remain after pay-
ing the liabilities aforesaid, or if such company
shall reduce the amount of its liabilities, both
fixed contingent, upon its policies to persons
residing in this State below the value of the bonds
in possession of the State Treasurer, he may de-
liver to such company, a part of such bonds, tak-
ing care. however, that the bonds in his possession
shall always be equal in value to the liabilities of
said company upon its policies to persons residing
in this State: or if such company cease to carry on
business in this State. and its fixed liabilities for
losses and for taxes shall have been satisfied, and
the contingent liabilities under its policies shall
have been assumed by another company doing
business in this State, in case such reinsuring
company, if non-resident, had deposited with the
State Treasurer bonds not less in value than those
of the company proposing to retire, the State
Treasurer, upon being satisfied of these facts, shall
upon receiving a duly attested copy of the con-
tract between the two companies by which the
risks of the retiring company are assumed by the
other company, deliver to such company propos-
ing to withdraw the bonds in his posession be-
longing to it.
Sec. 6. Whenever any fire insurance company
shall file an application with the State Treasurer
to be admitted to do business in this State, it shall
be the duty of the said Treasurer to require of it a
compliance with the provisions of this Act before
issuing a license for such company to do business
in this State.
Any fire insurance company now doing business
in this State shall be allowed until October Ist
1909. to comply with the provisions of this Act,
and upon their failure to comply with the pro-
visions of this Act on or before that time, it shall
be the duty of the State Treasurer of the State to
revoke its license to do business in Florida, and it
shall be unlawful for it thereafter to do business in
this State until licensed as provided by law.
Approved June 8th, 909
S CNAPTER c589-(Ng. 21).
AN ACT to Amend Section 2756 of the General
Statutes of the State of Florida, Providing for
the Amount and Par Value of the Capital Stock
of Insurance Companies.
Be it Enacted by the Legislaure of the State o
Section I. That Section 2756 of the General
Statutes of the State of Florida be, and the same
is hereby, amended to read as follows-
2750 a22 6)-Amount and Par Vale.-The
capital stock of an insurance company incorpora-
-ted in this State shall not be less than fifty thous-
and dollars, to be divided into shares of not less
than ten dollars each. nor more than one hundred
dollars each, payable in lawful money of the
United States.
Sec. 2. All laws and parts of laws in conflict
wi this Act be, and the same are hereby, re-
Approved June 7, 1909
CHAPTER 5891-(mO. 22.)
AN ACT Amending Section 2674 of the General
Statutes of the State of Florida. Providing for
the Method of Reduction of the Capital Stock of
Corporations for Profit.
Be it Enacted by the Legislature of the State of
Section I. That Section 2674 (2149), method
of reduction be, and the same is hereby, amended
so as to read as follows:
2674 (2149)o-Method of Reducton.-Any cor-
poration may reduce its capital stock or reduce
the par value of the shares thereof, within the
limits allowed by law, by a two-thirds vote of the
stock, in the same manner as is provided for the
increase of capital stock, with the certificate of the
State Comptroller endorsed upon the affidavit
that, in his judgment, the ability of the corpora-
tion to meet its outstanding indebtedness and
liabilities will not be impaired thereby.
Sec. 2. All laws and parts of laws in conflict
herewith be, and the same are hereby, repealed.
Approved June 7, 1909.
CHAPTER 5892-(NO. 23).
AN ACT to Amend Section 2677 of the General
Statutes of the State of Florida. Relative to the
Issuing of Execution Against Stockholders of
Be it Enacted by the Legislature of the State of

Section I. That Section 2677 of the General
Statutes of the State of Florida, relative to the
issuing of execution against stockholders of cor-
porations be amended so as to read as follows:

2677 (2152)-May Issue Against Stockholders,
-If any execution shall issue against the property
or effects of any corporation and there cannot be
found whereon to levy, then such execution may
be issued against any of the stockholders to an
extent equal in amount for so much as may re-
main unpaid upon their subscription to capital
stock and no further.
Approved June 8. 190o9.

CHAPTER 5893 (NO. 24).
AN ACT Requiring Railroad Companies and Com-
mon Carriers to Furnish Separate Accommoda-
tions for the Separation -f White and Colored
Passengers on Railroads, and Conferring Cer-
tain Powers on the Railroad Commissionfs of
the State of Florida in Relation Thereto.

Section I. All railroad companies and other
common carriers doing business in this State shall
provide equal separate accommodations for white
and colored passengers on railroads, and all white
and colored passengers occupying passenger cars
which are operated in this Stateby any railroad
company or other common carrier are hereby re-
quired to occupy the respective cars, or divisions
of cars, provided for them, so that the white pas-
sengers shall occupy only the cars, or divisions of
cars, provided for white passengers, and the colored
only the cars, or division of cars, pro-
vided colo asengers Provided. That no
railroad shalluse divided cars for the senarastion
of the races without the permission of the Railrad
Commission, nor any car divided for that purpose
in which the divisions are not permanent.
Sec. 2. The Railroad Commissioners of the
State of Florida are hereby gvhpower and an
thority to prescribe reasonable rule and reSula-
tons relating to the separation of white andcol-
ored paengers in p ener ca peing operated
i this State .by any railroad company or other

with tM Wi t ti Ae herebyum maW0-

eeale. es. -

m.d. Th Aw sM a eet -lso of oe

sat d t ew I t tGh nM b
Approee. Th e e.0011

AN ACT to i sRiA e Cmm Co ner,_to sPa
Caims far Loet or Dam ed Pmeiht. Rarpe.

I a Come er P hale to hy thd Eet
Within Said Time That Such Common Carer
Shall in Certain Ceea he Liabe for Interest as
Said Clai at the Rate of Fifty Per Ct
Anam, and Shall AleI he Liable hor a Rases
able Attorney's Pee; and Rapsas All Le, -
Confct With the Pinvieoned of Ths Act Aaw ti-
al setlom and right of nisas herry ar>*

laie 1. That it shall e the duty of ai: im.
are hereby required when any pers. hu en= t
attorney, ATle with. or present to the. or ay
station agent of smd common ca r ir.
there is no station agent upon amyothr ainden
such common carrier, hia tla mor any rr
baggage or express lest or ds d by emd f e -
mon carrier, or for any overchaLre male by R
common earner on any freight. bgauer or eupre
or lor any reciprocal demnrrage. to pay the t
claim within s xty days from s failin with,
presentation to. said common earrer or any *.
tion agent, or other a t of uch common cemrr
Sec. 2. That should any common carrer (d to
comply with the pronvis ue o Section b on e,) 0
this Act. then the sad common carrier rnakig
such failure shall be able to the claimant for the
amount of his claim and fifty per esnt. per antat
interest on the .inal sum of aimd cam fme
the date of the iling iF the same with, or p geent
tion of the same o. the mmon carrier. or ay
station agent or other agent of such common ear-
rier, and when the said clamant wshai bring a
and recover judgment for hia clam a~e st se
common carrier, he shall be allowed the id fd
per cent. per annum. in addition to the
asum o said aim, and the M- shall b allWeda
in athe verdict ivin hr a Is CIM; Pvs .
however. That e doimat sal nT r-o ,A
have judgment fos the said fifty per cent per a,-
num, nor attorneys e, ae prdew for in e-
tion of this Act. ihan es he recovery ca sent e
at an amount greater tW tMe amount which dM
common carrier hat offeerd asd tfiendel to the
Sclaimat in settlement tof al whm ohreo the
expiration of mid ity days m which tihe aom
common carrier a reqs d to e pa such ce eMar
der the provision tec Setidon one tine Act
Sec. d. That my .cmmon mrrt who pre to
comply with the psovimme Secion o- (,' .4
this Act. shan. in the event that the lhmMn et
prevail in an action to recover onb hie eM s e
liable for a ren nabls attorney s o and ,al
be the duty of the Cout to allow the cv-er- t
such reasonable attorneys fee. which sal be
fixed by the Court, no to eceed fifteen dan.
f the amount received does not exceed mone anw-
dred dollars, and not to exceed fifteen per cent 1
any amount recovered greater than the um of

visions of this Act. and the shim t m tw- or
should have oe. over mree e than carrier's line. the claimant may file hs clim withl
any of said common arriers over w.hoe hnaid
shipment went. or should have gone. aml may
bring action against either of them for recovery
damages, as herein provWled for Prnvileo He
shall have served said notice on the common car-
rier be elects to sue.
Seco w. thAll laws and ar of lad w in 'oawm(e
with the provisions of this Act hr. and the .me
are hereby, repealed, saving alo action. an.l rihte
of actions heretofore accrued unler Autah rrei4,
Approved June n. 19-9.

AN ACT to Amend Section tnfi ')f the >;1,r a:
Statutes of the State of FPorila ai to the .lla w.
ance of Free or Reduced hater of Tran .p e sa-
tint by Common Carriers s
Be it Enacted by the Le le leenr of M--
Section I. That Sect.ioen 391t w the l'-vaa
Statutes ot the State of Florda be. and the acmm
is hereby, amended so as to red as follow.
d 2s9---hen Free aor Redued leee me Al.
lowled.-Nothing in th Chapter contatnej ae
prevent any common carrier subtect thereto fwm
granting free paage or free tickets to lmU w
officers and own employees lhinclading
disabled employees, and perons travoelin to ac-
cept or leave the employment of uch commo
carrier) and their tmned ate faorli- depelnJen
upon them; and to its s hyscans and
and to its salaried attorney-at law. to pOe t
cars while on tyon t nly. and to el e aolhaittini
agents. ar d nrewsboy while on duty only. to &n
sisters of region who a engaged m andal mae-
Aon work. traveling secr-taries of railroad
fen s Christian Association,: Confederat &o7
dierts going to the State Hom for CoFlt rateN
Soldiers to become inmates thereof, or erm e
after discharge: to inient. hrmlee or ieetit
persons when transported by chatable rwta
and to the necessary aents employed in
transportation, to persons eaclunavelv engs-I ie
charitable or eleemosynary work for the tmsaw
of their work: and to pers o jurea l in wsrt..
and the physicians. surgonm. nres reLatives .,:
friends of such miniunid perws to arnd rWi tbe
place of the wreck: or from carrying free pner-
gem with the o fect of pvting relief ,n rca a4
general epidemic, pstlet or other calanmm t u-
visitations in this State. or from the oarrime-
storage, or handling of property free or at rvuweeli
rates for chanitahle purpose e, or to an i t.m na e
and expositions for exhibit threat, or frow ivu
reduced rates to minise of religion or from
exchanging free passe with other coimwaM ear-
iersa for omFfice and employ and their nm ,a-

alte family d dt upon them. and fr their
physicians an surgeons, anid alarwie attornemv
aforesaid. or from giving free Mea as or rmlucwd
rates to persons in charge of hv *stock h,:,>qd
from point of shipment to destination ani rwtuis
(or from giving free pass or redutme tranurtwt
tion to the Sheriff of the State without ai rqnm-a
tion). or from issuing mileage, excursion r ,
mutation, or round-trip paseanr ticket' ur urene
issuing second class tickets at a lower rate of tare
than for first-class tickets for the boiler of whia-
second-class tickets only second class accmo-.t
dation shall be allowed.
No free or reduced transportation shall be law-
ful except as specified in this Sectwo. and al
transportation other than free must be pawd for as

Any individual violating the provsons ol th
Section, either by ismag a free pasm or @vI" a
reduced rate unlawfully, or by reeevw aad Z8
or taking advantage of the same, shall be pm-
ished by imprisonment not e sncid x t menthe
or by fine not exceeding one t hmmdn 0 do l and
any common carrier violating tia Secti a sa n be
subject to a penalty to be==d and m ipos ty
the Railroad Commisnsioners, and enforced as er.r-
vided in this chapter
Approved June 7. g909.

SM iSSW- (IL. M.
AN ACT to Prohibit Drtiking of Intouacama
Liquors of Any Kind on Ralway Pa
Trains, or Coaches, or Vesithues Tberesi r
Platforms Coannected Therewith. W Shil
Train or Coach. or Vestibutes, are in the MeView
of Passe r Tranmportatnos within thi Snoe
and Providing a penalty e the vnlasm
theProvisions o! t Act.

Section I. That t is hereby deIared oa be
lawfl for my peo ft ID
atS^ VS^ w%-1 -=p

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SIt f byd L ohm t heState of --I. Whoever without lawful authorityAz. Third JudiciaiCarcuit.- whicn nave accrued an said cause.
e ft Eoied by Be Lgolatmee f te Stae Sey 1.i wittpalsfun.vnte AN ACT Relating to the Recording of Decrees and SPRINGTERM. S 9. Upon a trial injustice of the
SPR ING CaRe. Ch 9U a tri i of the Peace
c. hat Section of orkidnaps any child under the age of fifteen years Orders in Chancery in ThisState. Hamilton, fourth Monday in January Court upon papers filed and herebefor men-
Gec. 1. Stat Section 77. Ohater 16, of the th intent to hold such child for a ransom t be Be it Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Taylor, fourth Monday in March. toned, any matter or thing going to th
ral of e State sd ai d the release of such child. or any person or FlorrlMatg Madison, second Monday in April. the contention between the parties which would
o the dws of Circuifor the second the samep who aids, abets or in any manner assists Sel 1. That wherever any order or decree Columbia, fourth Monday in April. be admissible in evidence under any other rules of
a ieded so ase to read as fotowse such person or persons in such imprisoning. Co1- in chancery required to be signed by the Judge of Suwannee, second M onday in Ma. pleadings. under the laws of Florida, shall be ad-
is i aeded o as to reed as fows fining.e witngor kidnapping such child under the Circuit Court shall have been heretofore en- Lafayette. Tuesday after fourth Monday in May mtted n evidence.
a1?y (ls sa)-- -e r b -SeSui.d ae the age of fi een years. shall be deemed guilty of tered in the Chancery Order Book instead of upon PALL TERM Se. e Upon adlthent being ented in any
m,-l- any ematie. whs the Circuit Court kidnapping a child under the age of fifteen years the minutes of the Court, every such order and de- cause, execution shall thereupon be sseed against
. esetime" maid held for dmre than one week. the ad small be punished by imprisonment in the cree shall be. and is hereby declared to be, of the Hamilton fourth Monday in July. the party against whom judgment is rendered, for
.J teMjf may ec wek draw. in the manner State Prison for life. same force and effect, from the date of entry in Taylor, fourth Monday in September. the amounlof such judgment and cost
in Sectoa 7S the namesn of eighteen ec. All laws or parts of laws in conflict with such Chancery Order Book. as if the same had Madson, second Monday n October. execution shall be served by the executive ofcer
rS) s 1 to serve as petit jurors for the suc- Section i, of this Act, are hereby repealed. been at such time entered in the minutes of the Columbia, fourth Monday in October. of the Court issuing the same.
eding we as long as the said Court shall re- Approved June 4. 909. Court; Provided, however. That nothing herein Suwannee, second Monday in November. Sec. I 1. In all other suits in Justice of the
ae seson. se e shall hve power to shall effect creditors or subsequent purchasers for Lafayette. first Tuesday after fourth Monday Peace Courts based upon causes of action not
ad or over the end of the week value without notice. in November enumerated in Section s. the rules of p
=r e weandrawn, a osucho adr is engaged mAPf S OeS-(M. 9). Approved June 8, z9og. Sec. 2. All laws and parts of laws in conflict and practice governing the Circuit Courts Of t
StrialofwhAN ACT to Am Section 64of e Generl ththe provisions of this Act be. and the same State of Florida shall prevail and beenfrced. ex
su d. lsdglldRtStatutes of the taRte of HF m d 5915-(N@. 4). Sec. 3 This Act shall take effect upon its pas- month, as is provided in Section ofthis Act
ry me den- Relative to the Right omeste ge and arol b the Governor. S. 2. Alllaws and parts oflawsflct
Sc. 2. A aws and parts of lows in coonict f by Be Lestlature 0 the Satae of AN ACT Amending Sections .s, An8A of Approv June o e r.i A w iw im
far" yM.gATendingSA ction titledS A .O ApprovedJunet. .with this act are hereby repealed.
Withs Act am nerL& GDefii the Manner and Causes of Commit- S- ately upon its Act sh and ap to valct immedi-
& sAct ct immediately Se m I. That Section 64 of the Ge al to the FloridaState Reform 1). atey upon its passage and approval by the Go-
ip eandapproval byFthelGovernor- Statute of State of dabeameded o a School, at Mariamna; Who Shall be AN ACT to Provide for Clerica! Aid for the Judge Approved June 8. 9o9.
Anpiwed, stores fols: -Any peron being ndi :for What m ad U of the Sixth Judicial Circuit, and Fixing the Pay
.ad :m n obt"-- -'htWhat Conditions; ig tithe Discihne, for Same.
a S-(S 8). Md atie shall be entitled to Pa Provding for pe t of Saiid Re- WhereasBy reason of the great increase of A 921-(. 54).
WoAlessuantity=d anoaation in the counties composing the Sixth AN ACT to Provide for Stay of Execo of Se
AN &CT Am d Secti Of the General chee owacsor s u y my Institution ApprovedJune.laoS. icial Cituit. and the consequent increase of AN ACT to Provide for Sa of Execution Se.
ANAto Asof St o Flunda RelUtimg to thn the Intermal o.tAA t Funddnated tothe Be 1 Appro Jat iud'
She-tat StaofF da. eoSe E by t L e the Stae gaton, the Judge of said Circuit is doing work tence to Pine iustico the Peace Courts
aagm ror. S tSaoeb the cotetrs _ofSte m bpenspr acre as e : which should be divided between at least two County Judge'sou
h aa .itw sections nemxt Dow ; Pro- Secie I1. That Section 2 ofan Actdeaining the n. O Be o Eoed by the eL isatased e of Be s if
: vided however. That th provisions of this Sec- manner and enass of rommitm-nt of minors to Whereas, Owing to the increased cost of o Flierda:
S1. Tht Seetia .,do. of the. Geonal 5tiona otapply to any.landsi tten ".e the Florida Reform School. at Marianas defii the Jut cannot afford to pay for c See. Persons convicted of rime t
seasn- .. .- h n whatadis relatei a theist aidwouldnotonly relieve him laof parot ha
tso ma mfohoar: in. w~hatconttiisonstsbcguai angthe buesn, bust would eauble him to m complish C rt w shal aryfieors K
Ogden@ chM tyu sheD he eaj to ,,itsupon m"It and approval y wothe and %--prlat ng money for the muchmomrwork in thesmmelength1of time*;th ri- hment. s havt14td n bing tbee.
10a' s e a e per- yGovernor bonesfit of said omtt approved June s5. o0. custody by the proper officer of te rt, ora prior
mu 41r .d i mid p J S. o9 h* be amended toi eadaws Ifows. B E ft sbyBeeialare f Be Ste 0eto such arrest, any time within fiv days ons Bh e
aerympem? d ner ip-- Soc.S2. When any child der the ae of Fl time he is sentenced to pay the id e d t
oo. B oGn -M 9Iw (- 40). eight yeam shall be sentencedby any cot of Sei1m I. That the Judge of the Sixth Ju- or giver thebal for e payet of sh m
a&_. & m oath ny AM ACT trMake it U:lawful for ay Male Paenm mpitet judadlktion to Imprisemeit n ay dicial Circuit be allowed the sum of one hundred cost of pro dion as provided in Sectit e w o
= t0 e. L examt. i Ole as toknow yAN HaC In akeItnawle os N abeg h or to the Statesal.r t sh ea ll be dollars per m. th fo r the purpoeby aom f eployi the General Statutes of the State of FVoda and

So- o iSeC eeaptopW o LuntcMe a P da: the Pawf sdoning Board oningay deem po e enles c amoun outo anyfa ds theTraMsury sheons convicted n
b eser inarty eO=ore risat F l. Wht sa t Bn. W in peane who has ranal soeaoer dischailed by ti parents of aar to pay said sums. Sec. Co That tils Act eall becotn e operative
Be-, oupeam m or eIedurr be BeWViebt ffa&oT tM. substtudtn teloteo m ti of1

tl ka pm without ons who isatthe i an idiot, tion shall persist a depraved coue, or e stely upon its, passage .and approval by the Gov- Approveda e.
my 5ent eidence *eSupport ofwthothrcousent, u-ho is at tBe Una do.tto.da!priti ervdcus, e t


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Olr ft00=1111o *r o ap o Itio be B l o ManerupEscits be atur o heSt 4

*I- --l -i f" .a--.-t- Ma h" th 5 st s

CTeuh d 1i Afi.* -* thist-r as I to -S S $ andea to med as e coo

7s. ot the Gna UL Pahe oMay fb serSiee of poebsys ib -ach salt may tte for twhiChom at the expiration of ha term, it sac: 2. This Act shall take effect .he.disUl
_e a1.b. ,theJ ptsin e o- a te m ofeE iwidaer the mte o t he r incArptr e ied by Sted.Ju.en4..Z soh atuteoeecti.
"'ipil*ac-l Sefots i.o ot the2 .A4 o be Mas sr deoveral by ps oetE ealg 1 abs U t.o 4e

atGelmira tl.SutS1^t who seach age-seeblegt lase.t8the Court leaving yaras--Soc. L A Jl msdacRt.hR:
AppB se .e S ..5pCeMynty Cas tik thi dictiom f the ss s of te ant mny P- forSchoos l ma out and s commit- AN ACT to Amend Section e of the Generals
of I* l.*r to ar 596-9.amto _fom a & so Pr**ea., Point 5 .c aA Itemfor schnee-Ret meet tatantially i the following form, which Statutes. State of blorida nelat n to Opee
of *..a btt y* in gA s o y)inm t8 'de- 1. du,__e ..imnam.ed..t. he f o deit :t Be t Eahudted doll ae orlm of te Siete to
"=--- --ig "- "- -.-aa r ,--,-- Stat o d. ............Co "ty. .s Roria: -
r staht Gfsu t assoelt d m a oe B t Remishered that onrd the.... da e of S ed That Sectio i4r6) of te of
,or1 .aS 3e).runs, so tr .ut of S ANA t. A.... 4d alieisand c b is te. .. Aproe n tsl. ...09.

S*' e Cr t (of A Cae D-S. Actng Pro;sect Attre sut su a ps prso sh se to re ad . f:orn e Ro c. Se e ..T s lltak fec 2
m- -,- 4 AM P -jgl~-"eiad1 Ac the amended
_D e m r t~b ya r o ---ns o taof rasth A c ronmldt di f ntsthae srto shaesue-O .. mftthetrnam. .. .. a .. .t.o .t e e n its a2surs g n S 5za e o

VouiS sun mam06 Ci "t;- a fosotmhebeete rfth a- ........forSch imakeuta Snda .a wit A AT. isso Amed ec th.iot
SI -r Me I s -l reeve the same o>r.. n oioat for the her- descend in pe renary to the mae and fesh- . I.e a nd he resides at h.e ....O.... Approved Jun e 7. oot.
gt ty -- Undts e ere i t m gha rdadd an fthe fo co rs. tatis to h s near rela tives and their r residences are as r nse o ta
ii ) .... .d nd P ro ct Attor- hpo the children or thesr oendants and the *s** 18t .e*- ot .................. s CHAE wa2 (oiof. S ).
Sn emS t a ithi the ic o theof c hei d h ere b Wirtnesp my eand this b n. day of AN ACT to Prescribe Re. of Pctc C

man k,* t f" t dock o*' sd former b ty Actn Pro~_ecito Attorneys. A- J hSune beS eortheirdesad, ...... ... . .. .... b i t, ses Jste Jseof Peace Courts .n the Sta
smm t a defective cer i ses- cting o Attorne sh n aut pape s a the decadent bea arrived woman i er s. Provided. That no commitments shall be void of Florida. t sh et o
beit my the A ACT to ios f a andny upo n mid county. 5 O C p t e hereby n rea asollw

bth eh a and cseutirAtt te toese y Pset Ator. bandtutrvve r Foda ,e ati p for failtred t o mply with this provision. Be ut Enact he y the Le misares of the State
g otie r -fe .hall be iedL ld t. Tis Act shal take edfect immediately als allo torthe band ftherebel Approved June tbe ane9 Florida:ea ne
t t s f as t de oc ti nheeeiteseer and appi l by te G ernor children or tn u de ndants and the deedent be Setdo 1. That from and after the

WW"AB d r o 0seo- T powl Approsad ay dms. o 1. 1 maahried man and his wife survive hime al his sP TEr 591dare. 47). d this Act the first Monday and the third Moday
S- property, real and personal, shall go to the wife. AN ACT to Prescribe the e for Holdin the in ach month shallbe rule days in thesevral
%d0 ,. ANqACTq a hkPI 93 If berehe no c dr n and no henf or we t crt e d fo 6 ot pn a p ai

A take eect iee Ifthte e ate t n to te Stat Sa of ida eatie

S e wlboGovnor the 1. "f o t brothers and sisters, and their descend. or to the Time of Holding Terms of the Circuit e i. accounts stated and for the he of good
A sdJ o7,s t* such of then a may be. Court in the Eighth judicial Circuit or pperty such action shall be ecome ed by

ai" ... a .odmerthe ? I he bee e as ri Bk I h En acy the ee oeP
..--" -a ou I d crtwhenmyweed eee-d oiof

S S* C mrt ib). ben made or hall hereafter be made by an court noie a wh ha to e eternal an itemized statement in writing of his cla

A ACT h.^ f the Clerk te e in tHis S ta riian gardians to sell tih real sa rianoesorler d nt e talkiteisn tho uowh estate,. .. That the time for the hi. .... of t pe against the defendant, verioled by atdavr.
tl Wrherorl Deesh not ret been made. a report of such sate shall be sual d din.: i pt Judicial Circuit shand be as hereinafter fixed. ds meant the Justice of the Peace shae e issue summon.
"el ft d or Sand at Which m d to the cort tinS the ofder of sate. for dics tioto he frol.l g. shatl be two regular terms of the said Court held in ad r si to the defendants returnable a
SCt u to doutyoaid Eigh Cirit eah yar o lik roc ir r t

S ek CasarorWri o md thc. 2. The pring Term of the Circuit Court Sa icc. 4danhale hs

er b.a CaseC y oSch Oinio Sec. 2. A Acts or parts of Act in conflict with If there be no grandmother, uncle or aunt, nor for the Eighth Judicial Cir.cuit shall.. commen..ce in in person or by attorney upon the rule day named
S e C r is Actbe and the sam a hereby, repeated their descendants then to the gret-grandfathers the County of Levy on the third Monday in March: in the summons shold serviceofthesame have
- g a d Approved May as, 9o9. or sreat-grandfather, if there be but one. in the County of Baker on the first Monday m been made ten days prior to said rule day: other-
S i there be no great-grandfather, then to the April; in the County of Putnam on the second wise the defendant shall ha until next rule day
d o aT t -- --. 3) ia resthrandmothers or al reat-grandother, if foday in Aprtl: in the County of Bradford on thereafter n which to e his appearance; and

SI te dty of the Cerk of thee e but one and the brothers and sisters of the fourth Monday A l, and in the County of should the defendant not f his appearanethe
- em o t e Sbate of ylorida, a a AN o md n e d9s a. o. the grandfathers and nifmothers and their lachua on the second onday in May. said court on or before the rule day succeeding the
IesN J 1 wme rt Eet the judA mt p S ae o ra, descendants, or such of as there be. The Fa Term of said Court shall commence tm rule day to which the summa es ay tep seessml

L3m 2. AU wMch the udges of the Suprieme Be it Eee by the I el State f the nearest lineal male ancestors, and for ithe timber m the County of Baker on the first Mon- been duly served, then in that event, jud lment
w rin e o ma to m sed down ationa: want of them to the lineal female ancestors, in the day in October; m the County of Putnam on the shall, upon the day succeeding the so d rule
wh the aa of the S me Ssd I ThatSection ft Chapter of the smf degree and the descendants of such male and second Mond.ay in Otober; in the County of Brlad- day after the service of the summons, be entered
St the Cler O the Circuit Court General Statute of te Stateoflorida, relai female anceTtors, or to sucn o them as there may ford on the fourth Monay Otober, and in the against the defendant for the amount claimed by
t C Oty which aoch case is to the of r securities, be apd the same be. County of Alachua on the second Monday in No- placntifc together wsth the costs which may have
S oi 4 S. bes rt. It (m ad or l hraterl Sbemad t y-In anll co Se. I. That he aptr e6.. Acts or f h.7, Laws h S. When the defendant has fitcd his aap-
ble the daty od the Csrkoftbe Circuit Court cases in"w any stock in a corporation. con. -SAP .9S912 (M. 43). of Florida approve May a7th. 9o7, and Section pearance, as provided for in Section 4, he shall
S s l copy i~~i the or and fie of the case. tract, obligation security or ev cecf indebted- AN ACT Requiring the Jtes of the Several of the ertatut ofthe Sn te ofFo h ave the suc ing ledayhitei.
S h a pt the ess sha be pledged or depo ted as security for Courts of the State of lorida, to State in Writ- v t t meofd such wch to
c. 2. This Act sha take eect immediately the payment of any ndebtedne the peon or ing on Ruli onD all terms o te rt ourt sa ot the e ause of action, under on an rehoald th
auiteelbyteGovnlr. t ad byoration to whom the same may be pledged. Grounds of Demrrer or Motion Are Su- th Jud Crcut o the State of lorda, defendant not file written denial under oath Of
Jts me. *af o hypothecated or tahGfe*.rd, and their assigns. tnedas Good Law and Which Grounds of the -soars the s-me are wth .. plaintiff-s claim, pror to said rate day. then judg-
h a l--th. haevta e tostletheeame- nsuh ., mn D erorMotion aOverrled loos eof thds Act be nd the same Fal h- mnteshall be enTtere, ait him for thi aet
have any ,. all.

*tha d-,,a th Rur th ofD descent tio Rieal k N .y tEe ls the Sta te ot pro ved M ,y s y, oa ed b c ase An t e efen n sha l
odeSAmad2dn or Apuchts o p Aoeninandc ledges. col- S e s ThattheJudgesofthesevercourts CEEE t J i7-c(lO.C). that he owes the claimant.
aof mt s thsAtb.nham hr ebterals or securities; Provided. Ten days' notice of the State of Florida, before whom are argued CSt th t. 6. The defendant s denial of plaintiff'
iven to the the demurrers and motions on any pleading in their AN ACT to Presnbe the ime or Holdin the claim shall be in the following form to wit:
St te a u.l f te State fountad oae *adegoag tee ve or shall briefly state n wit0 which Terms of the Circui at Court in and for the fifth

iMs : Sec. 2. This Act hall RO into effect when pas- grounds ot the demurrer or motion are sustained Judicial Circuit of the State of Florida. Personally appeared before me e..........
That Section 86. of the Gen red ad approved by the Governor. and which grounds of the demurrer or motion Be M E ed by the rlatre of the State of uthe st of e ce no and e Flor a.
Gom mo of fd as ameded by the Acts of the Approved May 9, 9t are oe rruhed. e t t.F..da: Sc 2 Who being duly sworn deposes and says
GC Of 7 beo aaatheb same is herebyA. t to t is Acthallngo into ef aect on the first er That from and after the passage of that he has rMd e ite sworn teent
*R so as to read as follow: b v ot heME C -(m. 37). da of Jo ot er its ossage, this Act the time for holding the terms ot the Cir- .......... filed against him in this Court on the
adm I te J1 1 lr t:-- e Surand and petit A'N ACT to Amend Section Sso. of fthe General Approves June s9o9. cut Court in and for the fifth Judicial Circuit .e. day of ...... A. D ...... and he is not in-
-e whicaml bseeded 44). hereinafterfied. Theretwplaintimffi intheosm alleged, but i.
ANAM of t% seualar ld el aWd jurors summoned Statutes of te State of Florida. Relatin. to the CoAPrthe St 13---(fF 44). rhall bema s orf r saix.d. o therd iachar bedtho idebted to the plaintiff in the sum eale d d.....

_ j r af r th reu lar l se R ee se of Garnishee Upon Application of De- AN ACT to Provide for Service by Publication sa dcirc uitesa r o M k n as e Spri n dollarlsn the sum of .
Rolaouy tie te d eu o the %;eSr tyead aInfol edis: itsf..Specifi...or ce .^ .The Sp ng Ter of s ..d Court shall dan of A.D.
two $.) rors summoned to trial: of Contracts to Convey and for Decrees and com thence in the county of Lake on the second .. ..... . c ..... .
S rts a e ato ompte after the ce IeiT That Section o to50 of the General Other Proceedings After Such Service. Monday in March in the County of Sumter on the ........ ... ...h .. o t .n b
m Mt pel is exhatmed and who are not ac- Statutes of the ofState of Florida, relating to the e Eacted by the Leilature of the State of fourth Monday in March; in the County of Citrus Justice of the Peace
eead not Mqired to serve on the jury shall ease of garnishee upon application of the de- Floa: on the second Monday n Aprl; the Countyo 7 The sworn statement of the account as
ev openton of two dollars (.o) per tenant be, and the same s hereby amended so as Section That in all cases brought in the tHrnando on the fourth Monday in April; and n aforesaid, and the denial of the obligation as afore-
May and all factsftn parts of a day shall be to read as rollor chancery side of the courts of this State, for the e County of Marion on the second Monday in said, shall constitute all the necessary pleadings
mMs ed as a day; juron in the courts of County ases i a rms Un Acppaftton specifi- c performance of contracts to convey or ex- Fall Trm f sai hall mm in and the case shall thereupon e considered at issue
Jdes asnd JtomBees of the Peace. and otors sum- a ol at.-lf the defendants after te filing aNe real estate, the Jcomplainant or complain- thf on th oLake tntuthe softco Mnae in and the next trial term day after the filing of said
matd upon ui of thde dead shall be paid one affidaitfrRarishment by the plaintiff, shall ants.may where the defendant or defendants are o the C it toh n t of hseon d the dayrth A denial sh be thc tri l day fore shei sce and alt
r ) per day for each day they serve on execute and filen the court a bond to be aproved non-residents of the State of Florida, obtain ser- Monda n Oetobe he TCof trn fosuch t y be had before the Jti of th
e ry. In addition to the compensation above by the Clerk.or by the Court if it has no Clerk. pay- vice on such non-resident defendant or defend- the Jdcad Mondiruai N^ol the t orna, P withouee t ia d ury unless one of the parties to

dedall jers nshall "eceive 6ie (S. cents per asle to the plaintiff m the sum double the amount ants, by publication, as is provided for in other ofHsecondo o n h Mona in tv eberC the action demands a jury trial in wh'ch event
snierevr miln sabnly traveled im inf to which the plaintiff states in his affidavt for garn chanery causes an n oe ron onf ay in november i the party demanding the Dury trial shaa deAosit
d s c from C mrt by the t practa ishment that he expects t t to recover n said st Se That decrees rcorfeo can be en- d in on the second Mon- sfficto y
e oe. Ja who attend on any of the with two good and sufhient sureties condition trd as in other cases o service by publication. 3. Al w and art of law in nflt o od and lawful men shall be summoned from the
day of tie tem wen the Presiding Jdge is to pay to the plaintiff such sm. with interest and Final decrees entered upon decrees ro ofesso herewith bet a th m e are here n, body of te coty redturnabte instanter, to try
b or tain et. does not old the session cost, as he may cover in the suit, the Court shall when there has been no appearance by such non- S. Ths Act sha eme the issue between the arties.
Ste sha e entitled to receive the same enter an order dischain the garnishee. Or if resident defendant or defendants in interest shaU .te on it .fin al e an al e Sec. 8. Should the defendant aer in his denial
as f the Cort wee eson the aishee shall admit indebtedness to thede- be conclusive on ch parties and persons during and approval by the plaintiff a m o money less
. t. ba aws o Ats la in conflict te a s exhes tl a" e t Sect T ded an if t through them from the date of rendition unless ati
SIm2.A Me a ndw or Party of laws in ct pAtirs clain the Court shall, oni motion ofde- appealed from it due course of law. h nd for the d eo th he ofthe ac toe rd t u onte ale o
Bk*K to y eB SIfthmeevberalnco fat.shalerielysateinthwritiengtwhi erMs o uth ne c C9ourt insand-afetihe.Fionethlenth e y pad ,

_ A ea rni t to the plaiff ctr p se of carrying out final dbecfo when suchr s i d cause should be tha r the defendant is in-

leOOa Thi A__ harnisee from ability to the plaintiff for decrees shall provide for the making and executing CHAPTCE 51'---(-O. 49). debated to plaintiff in the sum in which the defend-
Th Ato operate upon any to ex of of deeds and other conveyances, the Court shall AN ACT to Amend Chater 645of the Acts of ant avers that he is indebted to plaintiff or a le
s i and approval by the Governor. sum deemed by the Court nfcient to satfy the i its decree, appoint a special master to make, the Legislature of the State of Florida of t 9o7, amount, then in that event plaintiff shall hae
Appwd May s. isoo. plaintiff' claim. with interest and cost. execute and deliver such deeds and conveyances Relating to the Time of Holding the Circuit judgment against the defendant tor the amount
a aeApproved June 4. ago. as are provided for by said decree. Court of the Third Judicial Circuit of the State found in the verdict, but the costs which have
thiIng ---- -. Sec. 3. Ain laws and parts of laws in conflict ot Florida. accrued in said cause shall be taxed against the
i en d o-te Sam haM ee b therewith are hereby repealed. Be ir cted by the Le islature ofo the Sate of plaintiff, and should defendant deny in l plain
AN ACT to Prescribe the Punishment for Kidnap- Sec. 4. This Act shall take effect immediately i. tf's claim and the verdict be for the defendant.
AN ACT to Amend Section s?7, Chapter 6. of nin a Child Under the Age of Fifteen Years, to upon its becoming a law. h T e o n d t A theC o costAe sha ll b e tid ainst the plaintiff:
GeneT S tes of the State of loridaH be eld for a Ranom. Approved June8.19o. Scti t Sectin of ha 6 of otherwise the judgment sha lbe for the amount

Restothe Drawsaof Juresorthe S ond stated f the lan islatre of Floridaethe State aof the Act ofthe Leislature of 9n 7 be, and the named in the verdict in favor of the plaintiff otCWeek Of o .btfU ponotNon-esndents. ,t iie4-(rt. 45). same as hereby amended to read as follows: against the defendant, together with the costs

PC~6 Iljaw

'S.. 4>7- ~


an ACTt the C.lored Noro

the State of rIda Pule -
P ~ds at rsent demw d by law bee and is
Mbc t dhaea he lIaown CoastheUni-
2. This Act shall o into efect immediate-
a &n its p ge and approval by the Gov-

Aproved May Ws. o. .
4m inS-(U. U8).
AN ACT C6ngin the Name of the oInstituted Nor-

the Blind Del and Dmb
1bIb bYd oLai L tr df the Sta eof
2a89 1. That the CoorInstituted Normal School asind,
ta antd Dumb by law be and is hereby chlaw ed
d is hereby changed to iand shall be known Agricultural
e orida Schooanical Cor thege for Ned the Blind.
Sec. 2. This Act shall go into effect immediate-
tely upon its passage and approval by the Governor.

Approved May a2. 1o96.
MAPTrE m--(N0. 57).
AN ACT Changing the Name of the University of
the State of Florida.
e from A by Person Other Than the tate rson

Se tEa I. That the University of the State of
Slrida .s at p tis h defined by law be and is
herebv changed to and shall be known as the Uni-
verty of Florida.
Sx Collec & 2.This Act shall go into effect immesi-
tay upon its passage and approval by the Gov-
Approved May 22.te 1909.
auSNE3 57-(Wo. 58).
AN ACT Changing the Name of the Institute for
the Blind. Deaf and Dumb.
e Emored by tve Lredgdlare of the State of

Sect I. That the Institute for the Blind,
Deaf and Dumb as at present defined by law be
aid is hereby changed to and shall be known as
the Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind.
Set.. This Act shall go into effect id.medi
Adey upon its passage and approval by the Gov-
Approved May 22, 1909.

=ARTEE 528-<(O. 59).
AN ACT Making it Unlawful for Any Person or
Corporation to Pay the PoUl Tax of Any Other
Person or Furnish the Money Therefor. or for
may Tax Collector to Accept Payment of Poll
Taxes from Any Person Other Than the Person
Whose Poll Tax is Being Paid. and Pixing a
Penalty for the Volation Thereof.
ft It ECte- bAf the Leeature of aMe State of
Se&len I. It is hereby made unlawful for any
person or corporation in this State to -ay the poll
tax for any othe: person, or furnish the money to
any other person for the purpose of paying such
ether or any other person's poll tax; or for any
Tax Collector to accept the payment of poll taxes
from any person other than the person whose poll
tox u' being paid. except that one person may pay
the poll ta of another, provided the person pay-
h asuch poll tax shall at the same time pay a tax
duty assedo erty belonging to the person
se being.
WSec 3.0&1at upon the conviction of any person
or corporation for the violation of thkAct, a fine
noot more than five hundred dollarsW imprison-
ment in the county jail for not more than ax
maths. shall be imposed.
Approved June ii. 1909.

gP IpE 9929--(1N. 06). or both. in the discretion of the court.
AN ACT to Require Certain Sworn Statements of Sec. 15. Any person who shall give, lend,
am CT Expenses from Candidates in Ji- solicit request, demand or receive, directly or in-
Ee ; Making Crtain em ts directly. any money, intoxicating liquor, or any
as the 'orm a Baots Used in Primary Elec- other thing of value, of whatever nature or kind
i eoro BanoiUsedl of Inp r whatsoever, or the promise thereof, either to in-
ly ind PCert on to i sos M allots fluence a vote or under pretense of being used to
ar Given in Primary Elections: Providing for procure the vote of any other person or persons,
the Absenting of Employees from Their work or to be used at any poll or other place prior to or
n Primary Electn Days; Prohibiting Can- on the day of any primary election, for or against
didats from k Donations of Things of any candidate for office, shall be deemed guilty of
didate; Pro ing ersons from Distributing ofthe infamous crime of bribery and, upon convic-
Certain Writing APersainst an Can from Distribute in the tion thereof in any court of record, shall be sen-
ePrimryn PritAmary Day; Proidingt fo th tenced to disfranchisement by the judge of such
pensation Inspectors of the Pri m fin- r -court for a term of not more than ten years, and
tae Cases Prescribing Penalties for olaton to the county jail for not less than one year: and
of the Primary Laws of this State by Ofials, for the conviction of a second offense under this
Electors and Other Persons: Prohibiting the section, the first being alleged and proven, such
Use or Solicitation of Money to Iniuence Pri- offender shall be, by sentence of the court forever
mary Elections. Including Payment of Poll thereafter disfranchised and deprived of his right
Taes: Prohibiting Tax Collectors from Re- to vote at a primary in this State, and to be irn-
ceaving Poll Taxes from Persons Other Than Prisoned in the State penitentiary not more than
the One Owing it. and Providing Penalties forve years. Prosecutions may be had under this
Violations of the Primary Law by Members of section by indictment in the circuit court or by
Committees, Insectors and Clerks of Primary information in a criminal court of record, and the
actions and forthePublication of this Act. effect of a sentence of disfranchisement in either
Electionsof said courts, both having jurisdiction of offenses
Ie It Enctd by the LegLswrc of the State of hereunder, shall be to deprive such person sen-
Florida. tenced of the right to vote at Any primary in this
Sedcie I. That each and every candidate voted State for a period of time fixed by the court where
upon in the State and county primaries of the such person shall be convicted under this section.
State of Florida. be and is hereby required to file Solicitations of any person for a loan or gift of
ia the office of the clerk of the circuit court of his money or the purchase of anything of vakue, or
county if he is a candidate for a county office, or any other subterfuge, shall be deemed a violation
in the office of the secretary of State if he is a can- of the provisions of this section.
didate for a national or a State office, qit less This section shall be construed so as to embrace
tan ten days before the primary in which he is a any payment or attempt to pay. or solicitation or
Candidate, a complete statement in itemized form acceptance of the payment of any poll or capita-
of his campaign expenses. This statement shall tion tax. or the loan of money therefore, whether it
include the names of all the contributors to his be for the express purpose of influencing any voter
campaign fund, whether they be persons or cor- or not.
a firms or aciations, and their rela- Sec. 16. Any tax collector or person acting
oship to him by blood. marriage,. business or under his authority or direction, who receives or
a aocin*tion, political, fraternal or otherwise, and permits to be received any money or other thing
all the expenses incurred as a result of his can- of value in payment of poll or capitation taxes,
didacy, and shall be given under oath. And each from any person, firm, association or corporation
candidate voted upon in the State or county pri- either by a check, draft or any other method of
meres as aforesaid, shall file not later than ten payment, or any tax collector issuing a poll tax
days after the primary in which he is a candidate receipt without payment in advance therefore,
another statement in the same plaoe as is respect- other than the person whose poll or capitation
ively provided here for the first statement, and taxes is to be paid, shall be deemed guilty of a
including any, every and all of the specifications, misdemeanor and, upon conviction thereof, shall
divisions and requirements of the first statement, be punished by imprisonment in the county jail
anming all the additional expenses incurred by for not more than three monthsi Provided. That
h-i bmde those mentioned in first statement, nothing in this act shall be construed to prevent
a above required, up tq and including the day of any person paying, or any tax collector from col-
the primary in which he was a candidate, and lecting, the poll tax due by another person from
each candidate furnishing this last statement any other person, who shall also pay, upon the
shall swear at the time, that the two statements request of the person owing the poll or capitation
of campaign expenses herein required, include a tax, the real and personal taxes of the person for
complete and full account of all the expenses in- whom he offers to pay the capitation or poll tax;
cmred by him as a result of his candidacy. Provided. That where the payment of poll or cap-
Sec. 2. At the time the last statement required itation tax is necessary to qualify votes for par-
in Section of this act is given, another statement ticipation in the primaries herein provided for,
hal be furnished also under oath. by each and that such poll or capitation tax shall be paid not
ayerycandidatevoted upon in any State or county later than the second Saturday in the month pre-
mnary of Florida. giving the names of his polit- ceding the month in which such primary is held.
l workers and telling for what consideration, if Sec. 17. If any person whose duty it is to can-
ay, such work was done, the term "political vass the returns or to make or tabulate a state-
workers" to refer to those who left for a time or ment thereof who shall be deemed guilty of fraud,
part of a time their ordinary avocations to fur- corruption or misbehaviour or of violating any of
other his candidacy. This statement shall be filed the laws of this State in canvassing the returns or
in the office of the clerk of the circuit court of his making the tabulated statement thereof, he shall,
county, or in the office of the secretary of state. upon conviction thereof, be fined not more than
according to whether candidate furnishing it was $x,ooo, or imprisoned in the county jail not ex-
a candidate for a county or a national or a State ceeding one year, or both, in the discretion of the
office, court.
Sec. 3. At the same time that swofn statement Sec. 18. Whoever shall wilfully and wrongfully
required in Section 2 of this act is furnished each take or carry away from the place where it has
and every candidate for a county or State office been deposited for safekeeping, or deface, muti-
in the primaries as hereinbefore mentioned, shall late or change any primary ballot, poll tax, tally
furnish and file in the office of the clerk of the cir- sheeter ballot box. or any name or figure therein
cait court of his county or in the office of the secre- or thereon, he shall, upon conviction thereof, be
tary of State, according to whether he is a can- fined not more than Si.ood. or imprisoned in the
didate for a county, or national or a State office, county jail not exceeding one year, or both, in the
another statement giving the names of aH those discretion of the court.
persons to whom loans were made during his can- c .
didacy. which would not have been made had he Sec. 19. Any person or member of any com-
otbeen a candidate. This statement shall also mittee or any primary inspector, clerk or other
be given under oath. officer who is guilty of stealing, wilfully and
Sr.. wrongfully breaking, destroying, mutilating.
Sec. 4. All the statements herinabove required defacing. or unlawfully rpoving or securing or
except the one to be furnished before the primary detaining the whole or any part of any ballot box,
in which candidate furnishing it is voted upon, or any record, primary poll book, tally-sheet, or
may be sworn to at one time, and shall be given copy thereof, oath, returns, or any other paper or
and filed on the same day and date. document provided for by the laws of this State,
Sec. S. Any candidate refusing or wilfully fail- or who shall fraudulently make any entry, erasure
aug to obey any of the provisions of this act shall or alteration therein, except as allowed and di-
be punished by a fine not to exceed five hundred reacted by the laws of this State. or who permits
dollars and shall not be allowed to have his name any other person to do so, shall, upon conviction
printed on the official ballot at the next ensuing thereof, be fined in the sum of not exceeding Sr .00
senera election, or his name presented as a can- or imprisonment in the county jail not exceeding
idtef any party for the office of United States one year. or both, in the discretion of the court.
senator to the next succeeding legislature, accord- Sec. 20. If any person shall commit any act
ingl whether he is a candidate for a State or prohibited herein or refrain from doing any act or
county office, or for a national office. as the case duty required by the law to be done, or if any per-
may be. son shall in any manner be guilty of a violation of
Sec. 6. The ballots required for any primary the primary law of this State, such person shall.
election shall be prepared as follows: The officsaf upon conviction thereof, be finedin the sum of not
heading or caption of the ballot shall be printed more than .Stio or imprisoned in the county jail
all the way across the top of the ballot. There not exceeding one year, or both, in the discretion
shall be printed on said tickets immediately be-, of the court.
low the caption a perforated facsimile of the sig- Sec. 21. As soon as possible after .the passage
stature of the chairman of the State executive and approval of this act. and not longer than
cnmittee. ninety days after it shall become.a law, the secre-
Above the caption of each ballot there shall be tary of State shall cause to be printed in pamphlet
two stabs, with a perforated line between them form, with paper cover, s,ooo copies of this law
and with a perforated line between the lower stub and shall distribute them free to the chairman of
and the top of the ballot. On each of the said the executive committees of all political parties

i.7. ta s to me samo mmf o fpaw"
min a- aD otmuem e a Mmmm p-
U dedtfor. the be ote ihat Inbeis wpm oM it
the oresset reeuremens of law.
S2c. 6. Befo a -y base aWdeveAred to aay
voter oe of the pector shall write the co -
mative number of allot in the blank sa
oa eacfb of the stabe after th word" hisber."
He shall alto write upon the upper stab the name
of the voter to whom the ballot is delivered, and
shall write his ows initiate in the lower tub. The
etrshaell then detach and retail the upper
thwith the name of the owner written thereon.
thereupon the voter shall retire to the booth and
mark his ticket preparatory to deposit' it in the
ballot-box. After the other has marked his bal-
lot he shall so fold it-as to leave the stub visible
and inreturned by the voat it may be detached
without unfolding. When the prepared ballot is
returned, from the one deli the inspector shall compare it with the
stub he has retained and sthe examine the back
of the folded ballot for the ad if the orted signature of
the chairman of the State executive committee,
a-,I if he finds it to be the same ballot delivered to
the voter he shall detach and retain the remaining
stub and the voter shall then deposit his foldm the
ballot in the ballot-box. But if the mar toed bal-
lot returned by the voter proves to be a different
one from th poe powdelivered to him, the inspector
shall then and there search the person of the voter
proffering such ballot, and if the original ballot is
found on or about his peron. shall take same into
their possession and discharge said voter from the
pSec.ling place without permitting him to vote.
Inspectors of primary elections are hereby clothed
with such police powers as may be necessary to
carry out the provisions of this section. Any
voter thus attempting to vote a substituted bal-
lot shall be deemed guilty of a felonying and upon
conviction thereof, shall be imprisoned in tht
State prison for not more than two years.
Sec. 9. Any person entitled to vote at any prim-
ary held under this act shall, on the day of such pri-
mary. usbe entitled to absent himself from any ser-
vice or employment in which he is then engaged
or employed for a necessarylland reasonable period
of time between the time of opening and closing
the polls, and such primary elector shall not, be-
cause of absenting himself, be liable to any pen-
alue t 10. No person who is a candiorate for any
office, or who has made known his intention of be-
coming a candidate, shall donate oe tribute or
give away, or promise or agree to do so, or en-
courage any other person to do so for him, any
money, intoxicating liquor,n the day of the pther thing of
value to any person, association or corporation, in
an attempt to directly or indirectly influence any
person's vote, or itin ce for or against any can-
didate. This section shall be construed so as to
embrace churcheshall be aoolsand any and all char-
itable organizations. shall beII. It shall be and is hereby declared a
misdemeanor for any candidate or other person to
have or distribute on the day of the primary at or
near any polling place any cards, pictures, litera-
ture, or other writing against any candidate in the
Sec. 12. Each inspector of the primary votesig-
nated to deliver the ballot-box to the clerk of the
circuit court shall be allowed a per diem of three
dollars, in making such delivery, and no addition-
al sum shall be paid for mileage.
Sec oned If any person whose vote is challenged,
or any witness sworn under the provisions of this
act, or any officer who shall have taken any oath
prescribed by law, shall knowingly, wilfully and
corruptly swear falsely, he shall be deemed guilty
of perjury and, on conviction thereof, shall be
punished accordingly.
Sec. 14. Whoever votes more than once at any
primary, or offers to vote after having mice
voted at such primary, or knowing that he is not
a qualified elector at a primary, wilfully votes at
such primary, shall, on conviction thereof, be
fined in the sum not exceeding (t,0oo or be im-
orisoned in the county 1ail not exceeding one year.

piration of the first year thereof, be entitled to an
honorable discharge uporf request therefore. Sol-
diers who re-enlist within sixty days after the ex-
piration of their former terms of enlistment shall
be considered to have served continuously.
(b)-Frandulent Enlstment.-It shall be unlaw-
ful for any person to mis-state his age for the pur-
pose of securing enlistment in the militia of'this
tate. It shall be unlawful for any person to en-
list in two military organizations at the same
time. Any person violating the provisions of this
paragraph shall be deemed guilty of fraudulent
(c)-Oath of Office.-Every officer commis-
sioned for service in the National Guard of Florida
shall, before entering upon his duties, take and
subscribe to the prescribed constitutional oath ot
office, which oath shall be filed with The Adjutant
Sec. S. That Section 672 of the General Stat-
utes of the State of Florida be,.and the same is
hereby amended so as to read as follows:
672-Armament, Discipline, Organization and
Authorized Strentth.-The organization, arma-
ment and discipline of the National Guard of Flor-
ida shall be the same as that which is now or may
hereafter be prescribed for the regular or volun-
teer armies of the United States.
(b)-The Governor, as Commander-in-Chtie of
the military forces of the State, shall have the
power and is hereby authorized to prescribe in
orders the organization of the National Guard of
F'londa.i such manner and form as to make the
said organizations conform to the requirements for
the organized militia under the laws of the United
States; and for that purpose, he shall have the
power to alter, divide, annex, consolidate, disband,
organize or reorganzie any corps, department or
arm of the service, so as to conform to any organi-
zation, system, drill, instruction or discipline
which is now or may hereafter be prescribed by
the laws of the United States for the organization,
government and discipline of the organized mili-
tia; and, for that purpose, the number of officers
ard non-commissicned officers of any grade in
any organization, department or corps, may be
increased or diminished, and the grade of such
officers or non-commissioned officers may be al-
tered to the extent necessary to secure such uni-
(I)--n time of oeace, the strength of the Na-
tional Guaid ot Florida shall not exceed three
thousand enlisted men and such number of com-
miaioned officers as may be required under the

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^a-Tl~d a ohi &atvos forat bit
mral election a demmd of the saidchama

EIC. 22. hi laws and tprts of lawsa'inaet
with his act, whether herein seccall men-
tin gd or aMt, be and the saeare abembrpaled.
Sec. 28. This act shall take effect immediately
upoa its p-age and approval by the governor.
Approved Jane is. 10oo.

hSU 599--(NM. 631).
AN ACT to Amend Sections 666, 669, 670,. 671,
67s.-673, 674, 675,. 678, 679, 68*, 68a, 683, 684,
686. 687, 688, 689. 690o. 692, 693, 695, 699, 7oo00
703, 704, 707, 708, 7x3,a 7o, 721, 722, 723, 724,
7=1, 726. 729. 73. 73_.. 736, 737. 713. 74S
ad 748 of the enera Statutes of the tate o
Florida, Relating to the Militia and Naval Or.
goivatio' of the State.
Be it E td by the Legislatre of the State of
Sectia I. That Section 666 of the General Stat-
utes of the State of Florida be. and the same is
hereby amended so as to read as follows:
666-- w Called Out.-Whenever any call is
made by the President to repel invasion from any
foreign nation, to suppress rebellion against the
Government of the United States, or to execute
the laws of the Union in any part thereof; or when-
ever necessary to preserve the public peace, to
execute the laws of the State, to suppress insur-
rection or to repel invasion, the Governor shall
call out the whole or as much of the militia of the
State as the public necessity demands; Provided,
That in the event of such call, or such necessity
arising, the National Guard of Florida, as then
organized, shall be the first troops to be called
into actual service. Whenever it becomes neces-
sary to call out any portion of the reserve militia,
the Governor may appoint the number by draft
according to the population of the several coun-
ties of the State, or otherwise, and shall notify the
Sheriff of each county from which any draft is so
required, of the number of persons his county is to
furnish. Upon the requisition of the Governor
being received by the Sheriff he shall immediately
notify the Clerk of the Circuit Court of the County
or in chse of the absence of such Clerk, or his ina-
bility to act, then his legally authorized deputy or
deputies, who shall repair to the office of said
Clerk, and in public copy from the assessor's roll
of such county, by name or number, persons who
are returned as liable for military duty; such
names, or their corresponding numbers, shall be
placed on slips of paper of the same size and ap-
pearance, as nearly as practicable, which slips so
named or numbered shall be placed in a box suit-
able for the purpose and the number required to
fill such draft or requisition, drawn therefrom by
the Clerk. All persons so drawn and liable to per-
form duty shall be determined to be legally held
to serve in the manner and for the time specified
in the requisition. and the Sheriff shall notify the
persons so drafted. orally or in writing, at what
time and place they shall appear. The Sheriff
shall make return to the Clerk of all persons drawn
who could not be found, and the Clerk shall then
draw as many additional names as may be re-
quired to complete the draft, and continue in like
manner until the draft is completed.
Sec. 2. That Section 669, of the General Stat-
utes of the State of Florida be. and the same is
hereby amended so as to read as follows:
669-The Governor's Staff.-The Staff of the
Governor shall consist of The Adjutant General,
who shall be ex-officio Chief of Staff, the chief
officer of each of the several staff departments,
and such number of aids, not to exceed five, as
may be detailed from the several staff corps and
departments and from the line; Provided, That
such detail as aid shall not operate as relieving
the officers so detailed from the corps, department
or command with which they may be serving, or
from any duty connected therewith, except at
such times as their services may be exclusively
required by the Governor, and That the detail of
all aids shall terminate upon the expiration of the
term of office of the Governor upon whose staff
they may be serving; Provided, further, That the
provisions of this Section shall in no way effect
the commission of any officer holding appoint-
ment at the time of the passage of this Act, nor
shall they apply to the staff of the present Gov-
Sec. 3. That Section 670 of the General Stat-
utes of the State of Florida be. and the same is
hereby amended so as to read as follows:
670-The National Guard of Florida.-That por-
tion of the militia organized as a land force shall
be known and designated as the National Guard
of Florida, and shal lbe composed of able-bodied
volunteers between eighteen and forty-five years
of age. Every applicant for enlistment shall
furnish satisfactory proof of good character, and
shall, before taking the oath of enlistment, be sub-
jected to a physical examination conforming, as
nearly as possible, to the requirements for enlist-
ment in the United States Army; such examina-
tions to be conducted by meikical officers of the
National Guard of Florida, oi, if this be imprac-
ticable, then by any reputable physician or sur-
geon who may be designated by the commanding
officer of the organization which the applicant de-
sires to join: and such medical officer shall furnish
a certificate to the effect that the applicant is
physically fitted to perform the duties of a soldier.
which certificate shall be forwarded, together with
the oath of enlistment, to The Adjutant General.
Sec. 4. That Section 671 of the General Stat-
utes of the State of Florida be, and the same is
hereby amended so as to read as follows:
671-Enlistments.-Before any person shall be
mustered into the military service of the State
under the provisions of this Chapter, he shall take
will support and defend the Constitution and the
laws o the United States and of the State of Flor-
ida, and that I will observe and obey the lawful
orders of the President of the United States, the
Governor of this State, and the officers appointed
over me according to the articles and reuglations
provided for the government of the armies of the
united States and of the National Guard of Flor-
ida, for the period of three years, unless sooner
lawfully discharged. And I consent to be mus-
tered into the service of the United States when-
ever during the term of my enlistment the United
States is invaded, or in danger of invasion, from
any foreign nation, or of rebellion against the au-
thority of the government of the United States,
or the President is unable, with" the other forces at
his command, to execute the laws of the Union in
any part thereof, and the organization of which I
am a members called into the service of the Uni-
ted States." All officers of the organized militia
of this State shall be empowered to administer
oaths of enlistment, and the same shall have the
same force and effect as if made before a magis-
trate or other civil officer competent to adminis-
ter oaths.
(a)-Term of Enlistment.-The term of service
of an enlisted man shall be three years; Provided,
That any enlisted man serving his second term or
other consecutive enlistment, shall, after the ex-

680-Grounds for Discharge.-Honorable Dis-
charges will be given: First, upon completion of
term of enlistment; second, upon acceptance of
promotion by commission; third, upon applica-
tion of the soldier or his immediate commanding

and to dl measeWrv 4We may hemtbe

t e thet than the ga ornis
Prtodee th owe eC ah e o Was. ,oin

Sava miftia of this tm L t-oo
the United States, and the st d ts of re -w
chartered educa t institutins whe mtr
ence is a prescribed of the c o -
struction, to associate t eves oet as
military organ Uan. for orfloro paaydI
with fire-andna m thar ta S tate. wt o sec a
cense from the Governor for eath ocs alsO ; a d
application for such license must beapp ad y
the Mayor and Board of Aldermen of t he own
city whereasuch organization t may pros e
parade. (For penalty for unlawfully parthipat-
uig mn drill see Section 3246.)
,(d)-The several staff corps and deparrtments
shall each consist of such number of officers and
enlisted men as may be necessary to perform me
duties relating to the several staff corpfsa t d-
partments at General Headquarters, on the staffs
of brigades and divisions, and at camps, poss
depot, and other similar military establtshments;
and their grades and designations shall be the
same as prescribed for similar staff corps and de-
partlents of the Regular Army. The .Adjutfant
General shall be appointed ey the Governor, and
the remaining officers of the sta'7 corps and de-
partments shaall cobe appointed by the governor
upon the recommendation of the Adjurant Gen-
eral in his capacity as Chief of Staff. No perstaon
shall be appointed as chief officer of any staff
corps or department who has not held commission
in the Army or Navy of the United States, the
Confederate States, or in the organized militia of
this State for at least two years.
(e)-The organization of each unit of the hospi-
tal corps of engineers, signal corps, cavalry, in-
fantry and coast artillery corps shall be the same
as is now or may hAteafter be prescribed.for the
Regular and Volunteer Armies of the United
States; Provin ed, That in time of peace the min-
imum number of enlisted men for a company or
troop, and each unit of the hospital corps, corps
of engineers, signal corps, etc., shall be such as
may be fixed by order of the President of the
United States.
Sec. 6. That Section 673 of the General Stat-
utes of the State of Florida be, and thesame is
hereby amended so as to read as follows:
673-Appointment of non-Commissioned Officer
-The appointmentment of non-commissioned officers
in all staff corps and departments shall be made
by the Adjutant General upon the recommenda-
tion of the chief ofcer of the chief officeofsuch staff corps or de-
partments. The appointment of all other non-
commisioned officers shall be made in the same
manner as like as like appointments are made in the Reg-
ular Army, and every non-commissioned officer
so appointed shall receive a warTant of his rank
from the officer by whom he is appointed. Non-
commissioned officers may he reduced to the ranks
by sentence of a court-martial or summary y court,
or upon the recommendation of their immediate
commanding officer, by order of the officer hav-
ing authority to appoint them. The warrant of a
non-commissioned officer may be continued in
force upon his discharge and re-enlistment if re-
enlistment is made within ten days after his dis-
charge; otherwise a vacancy is created in the non-
commissioned office and re-enlistment must be
made as a private.
Sec 7. That Section 674 01ot the General Stat-
utes of the State of Florida be, and the same is
hereby amended so as to read as follows:
6V4-The Medical Department.-The Medical
Department shall consist of the officers necessary
to perform the duties relating to the Medical De-
partment at General Headquarters, upon the
staffs of brigades and divisions, and at camps, de-
pots, posts and other military establishments; of
the surgeons and assistant surgeons required to be
attached to each organization of the troops of the
line in each arm of the service, in accordance with
the prescribed plan of organization: and of the
Hospital corps. No assistant surgeon shall hold
the rank of captain until he has served at least
three years as first lieutenant, and all surgeons
shall be appointed from among the assistant sur-
geons of the Medical Department. No person
shall be appointed sergeant, first-class, in the Hos-
pital Corps, unless he be a regularly licensed phy-
sician or uharmnacist of this State.
Sec. 8. That Section 675 of the General Stat-
utes of the State of Florida be. and the same is
hereby amended so as to read as follows:
675-General Officers.-The Commander-in-
Chief may organize a brigade in the National
Guard of Florida and appoint one brigadier gen-
eral to command it but no other general offera ofcer of
the line shall be appointed unless it becomes neces-
sary to call the Reserve Militia into active service,
t provided, however, That should there be organ-
ized more than twelve companies of coast artil-
lery the chief of artillery may be given the rank of
brigadier geergeneral. No person shall be eligible for
appointment as a general officer in the National
Guard of Florida who has not served for five years
as a commissioned officer in the organized militia
of this State or in the Regular or Volunteer forces'
of the United States.
Sec. 9. That Section 6-8 of the General Stat-
utes of the State of Florida be. and the same is
hereby amended so as to read as follows:
678-Disbandment of Inefficient Organleations.
-The Commander-in-Chief may disband any or-
ganization of the National Guard of Florida which
falls below the proper standard of efficiency
Sec. 10. That Section 679 of the General Stat-
utes of the State of Florida be. and the same is
hereby amended so as to read as follows:
679-Dlscharges.-No enlisted man shall be
discharged prior to the expiration of his term of
enlistment except by order of the Commander-in-
(a)-Every enlisted man shall be promptly dis-
charged upon the expiration of his term of enlist-
ment, unless under arrest or charges; but the ex-
piration of his term of enlistment shall not Ipso
facto operate as a discharge, and he shall be sub-
ject to Military discipline until actually discharged.
(b)-Every enlisted man, orlhisTlischarge from
the service, shall be given a certificate of dis-
charge signed by a field officer of his regiment or
corps, or by the commanding officer when no field
officer is present. When more than one field
officer of the regiment or corps is present, the
commaniding officer may designate the particular
field officer to perform this duty. Enlisted men
of the respective staff corps and departments win.

omcer. asked upon any of the following grounds: properly approved by the reviewing authority,
Physical disability, supported by a certificate of sha ever be restored to the sen-ice except by the
a medical officer, or of any other reputable physi- pardon of the Governor.
cian or surgeon, to the effect that the soldier is Sec. That Sction 687 e Geeral t
physically disqualified for military serve en- utes of 16. That of Fl 6orida be. Generall the ae
gagement in business sudh as precludes the sol- utes of the tae of lorida be. and the saf o lw
dier from performing his military duties: removal hereby amended so as to read as follows:
of residence beyond the limits of the organization 687-Right of Officer Removed.-When ary
to which he belongs, and when specially ordered officer who has been removed from office by ord -i
by the Commander-in-Chief for any other reason. of the Commander-in-Chief makes, within thirty
Discharges without honor may be given: First, days after such removal, an application in wntar4g
without trial on account of fraudulent enlistment; for trial, setting forth, under oath, that he has
second, without trial on account of having be- been wrongfully removed, the Commander in-
come disqualified for service physically or in char- Chief shall, as soon as practicable. convene a court
acter through his own fault; third, on account of martial to try such officer upon the charges u-o,
imprisonment under sentence of a civil court; I which he shall have been removed: and if, as a re-
fourth, where the service has not been honest and suit of such trial by court-martial, the officer is
faitheu, i. e., where the service does not warrant acquitted, he shall immediately be restored to his
the re-enlistment of the soldier: fifth, when ape- former status in the service.
cially ordered by the Commander-in-Chief for any
other reason. No dishonorable discharge will be Sec. 17. That Section 688 of the General S'at-
given except,by sentence of a court-martial. utes of the State of Florida be. and the sarre 0s
(a)-Soldiers under charges or undergoing trial h byamnded to as so rea as follow:
shall remain subject to the Articles of War and 68-The Retired LMt.-When any comml-
military law until tried and acquitted or convicted signed officer or enlisted man has served ten con-
and sentence executed. secutive years in the National Guard of Florida.
(b)No ernhall be e he may. upon his own application, be placed u
b-No peGuaron shall be re-eniidawh sted in the Na- the Retred List. An officer who, at the time
tional Guard of Florida who did not receive an making application for retirement, has remained
honorable discharge therefrom for his former term in the same grade for the period of ten yeam. of
or terms of service and no person who has prei- ha served as ioned officer for more tha
ouslv served in the regular or Volunteer Armies of fifteen a orhaving served in the Army of
the United States, or in the organized militia of Navy o te United States in time of war and beem
another State, shall be enlisted in the National honorably discharged therefmmm and haying als
Guard of Plorida unless he holds an honorable dis- served in the National Guard of Florida for the
charge from the organization with which he pre- period of ten may be retired wit rank et
viously served. Any person making a falee state- aqi. that hed him at th be retired witof making such
ment as to his previous military service for the aplication. Ae by mmissat the time of mki request-
purpose of obtaining enlistment in the National in retirement after twety-ive ym of tve
Guard of Florida shall be deemed guilty of frau- service m may be placed upon O Retired Ist wift
dulent enlistment. such rank as the Coauank p-i s. myM


Saa5d as to his for offm e and a
41a8 be SuVl e has paued
S--"asi amtodas10h 8" Ms.,

affairs io>rtsoiate to the aquine,. ats of tl
ogc for whh he a fee or. C eCom
maa0der--Chief spay appoint examd by lawra
to madct sfch eanrrotfsand whe.r and n

candidate for coasissio*n s fan1 to appear be-
fore a board as directed, e be considered to
veeexamini os to determine to hahe fapacityne are .

offices for motion.he has been selected. he
todeem dt advisablche, he my order .a ocer ao

an examinidateng bord for examination as to his fit.
ess for pratical service ce. e shall bcer who th

tent, or is impann the efficiency of the organlb
element, neglect, oraby misconduct in civi hie
ich he is not amledle to fy, and courtmarmissiona. r.ay,
u(an the recommendation of such command
officer or chief o staff corps or an offieartmert be
ordered before a board for examination as t o his
fitness for holding office. Said board whol inquit
into the complaints filed agandinst the officer, and
mayexamine himas to or departmental and is ry
tenalifications but the defendant may produce ani
competent evidence by witnesses or otherwise
may be reattpresented by counsel The president

an examinig board convened under this pare.
graphmay administetoathstonduwitnessecivil and a

issue summonses and require the presence of "wik
nesses: the board having, in this respect, the sme
power hs as are granted to courts-martial. m

judge-advocate may be detailed to attend the i*
tings of an examining board convene, und, r thia.
paragraph Upon the cndaoncl of such commandf its ing-

gations, the board wilort its fination as 'ahis
upon the testimony presented to at. and wi!l inquirc
mendations, to the Commander-in Chffier. whand
may. if the board so recommends, vacate nhe crr i
maification of the officer and discharge him fro-n th
service. Should an officer fail to appear se
such a board, so ordered, the Commardler ie>
Chief may vacate has commission and dncharga
him from the service. The pay of mebes of a
fee of witnesses the boar d allowance r t have!i n
powers as are granted to courts-marti.A
pudge-adyocate may be detailed to attend the sit

(b)-ig of a examining boards shall consist of not :er
than three and not more than five onincers: P.-
idedai however, That a majority of the Coander-in Chiefme
of the board shall be competent to conduct *he
suc)-An examininrd, s board shall report aver isy
upon any candidate for commission or officer oar
dered before it against whom there is sustained a
charge of immorality, dishonestyses and allowance for temee
or other conduct unbecoming an officer an. Pr
Sided. 13. That Section 63majority of the Gen-ral Stat,
utes of the Stateof Florida be and the sam conduct
hereby amended so as to read as foll report as:
upon-Any candidate Tracommissioner of Officeror.-
Officers of all grades in each arm of the service
shall be assigned to organizations and artillery
districts, transferred fragainst whom thonere ganization or dis-ed
trict to another, as the interests of the service may
require by order of there conduct unbecomingmanoder-in-Chiefr ana

all appointments will be by commission inral Sta
staff corps or department, or inda the arm ofthe same se
vice, and not by commission in any particularfollows:
regiment or command.
Of(a)The Commander-in-Chief may divide the
State into regimental and battalion districts andillery
all field and staff officers of the line shall be resAi
dentsquire by order of the ary district ommander- which their re
meant or battalion is situated. Field and stahe
officers permanently removing from the semilitar-
district of their organization shall be considered
to have resigned, and, unless responsible for the
military m ent or c or funds or delinquent t
-eCommander-in-Chi-hief may discharge them andhe
provide for fieimng the vacancy as in the manner
all field bed by regulations. Al company or be resioop
officers mst be residents of the station oftheir regi
organization, or its immediate vicinity. be c
Com(b)The Commandr-in Chief may. with the
approval of the Secretary of Warn asign officers or
oranescribed by regulations of the Coast Artillery Corp. Nation-
istrics within the president of Florida tion ofs for
poses of administration and instruction.
Sec. 14. That Section 684 of the General Stah the
utapproval of the State of Florida be. and the officers
hereby amended so as to read as follows:
684-Rank of Officoast Artillery -Commissiorpns of oNation-
shall bear the date of actual appointment, for pur-
each officer shall, upon original apointmeneral ta-e
rank from the date on which he finishes his examl.
nation, which date shall be expressed in his com-
mission; Provided, however, That in the case of
appointments made without further examir.atioa
from non-commissioned officers who have qua*-
fled as "candidates for commission,' the rank
shall be from the date on which the appoin' eat
is made.
(a)-Officers of each grade shall take
dence according to the date of their rank. and
when two of the same grade are of the same date
their precedence shall be determined by gth
service, continuous or otherwise, in the military
forces of the State, or of the United States: and, i
of equal service, then by lot. Officers who are re-
appointed, serving continually in the same gd
shall rank from the date expressed in their original
commission to such grade.
(b)-In no case shall any colored officer com-
mand white troops.
Sec. IS. That Section 686 of the General Stat-
utes of the State of Florida be. and the same i
hereby amended so as to read as follows:
86-Discarge and Removal of Okff .-An
officer may be honorably discharged by the Com-
mander-in-Chief upon the removal of his residence
beyond the State; upon tender of resignation
upon the disbandment of theeorganizataon to
which he belongs, or upon the expiration of his
term of office.
(a )-Every officer discharged from the service
shal be entitled to a certificate of discharge.
(b)-The Commander-in-Chief may vacate the
commission of and drop from the rols of the Na-
tional Guard of PFlorida the name of any officer
when he has been convicted of an infamous crimn
by a civil court.
(c)-The Commander-in-Chief may vacate the
commission of and discharge from the National
Guard of Florida any officer who shall disobey aB
order to appear before an examining board for

examination; or upon the recoamadation of a
board of examiners when it appears that the off-
cer is unable or unfit to discharge the duties of his
office or to exercise proper authority ovt9 inferior
officers or enlisted men.
(d)-When an officer has been absent from
duty without leave for more than thirty days. he
shall be considered in desertion, and the Com-
mander-in-Chief may vacate his commission and
cause his name to be dropped from the. rolls of the
National Guard of Florida.
fe)-No officer shall be dismissed from the ser-
vice in time of peace except by sentence of a enurt-
martial, and no officer who has been dismissed
from the service by sentence of a court-martial.

6T . .

7 .7 .'


* *

on their discharge, be given a certificate of dis-
charge signed by the chief of the corps or depart-
ment to which they belong.
(c)-No duplicate of a discharge certificate will
ever be made.
Sec. I I. That Section 68o of the General Stat-
utes of the State of Florida be. and the same is
hereby amended so as to read as follows:

"R; Pr ~' --.. .

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Loa and Personal

Mr. E. L Wartman of Citra was
in the city Monday.

Mrs. Prank Pelot of Levon was a
* Tesdy Ahopper in the city.

Eight negroes from Citra were on
trial Tuesday for stealing one cow.

Mr. E. L Maloney, manager of the
Ocia House. is visiting in Jackson-

MiMes Minnie Lee and Catharine
Carlisle have returned home from a
most enjoyable visit at Micanopy.

Mr. Myron E. Gillette, ex-mayor of
Tampa, was registered at the Ocala
Hoase Monday night

Mimtes n0o and Ida Deese of Jack-
amrilloe have accepted positions at
the Variety Store.

Miss Shealey has returned to An-
thony after a very pleasant visit here
with Mrs. Edd Carmichael.

Mr. and Mrs. C. A. Fort are spend-
iag several days this week with rela-
tives at Lynne.

Mrs. Henry W. Long and Miss
Bates of Martel. were visitors to the
City Friday.

Mrs. Mary Dodge Maddox has re-
turmed home from a short visit to her
brothers in Jacksonville.

Miss Eunice Williams of Crystal
River. who is well known in this city,
has gone to Nrw York for a short vis-

Miss Bealrice Wienecke is expect-
od in Ocala in a few days to be the
guest of h4 r friend. Miss Hester Dew-
ey, at the Montezuma Hotel.

Mrs. Sylvester of St. Petersburg is
here on a visit t-, her son, and grand-
daugbtr. Mr. J. W. Sylvester and
Miss Leafy Sylvester.

Mr. ('. C. Steveas and granddaugh-
ter. Miss Bessie Rawls, of Berlin,
bave returned home from a short vis-
it in south Florida.

Mr. and Mrs. Watterson Tucker
boarding with Mrs. B. T. Perdue,
will go to housekeeping when t
ftd a suitable house.


Mr. Charles Peyser is at home, af-
ter a very enjoyable trip of several
weeks in New York. Boston and oth.
or northern cities.

Mrs. Z. C. Chambliss is having a
%ery pleasant visit with relatives in
Georgia. Mr. Chambliss will join her
later on.

Mr. Z. C. Chambliss has gone to
Georgia to meet Mrs. Chambliss, and
they will feast on peaches and cream
for the balance of the season.

Mr. Claude Gates, who has been in
Washtngton for several years past, is
boue oa a vacation and will remain
Some time.

General T. D. Lancaster has gone
to Alabama, where he will spend sev-
eral weeks visiting friends and rela-

Mrs. Raymond B. Bullock, who has
bees several weeks visiting in differ-
est parts of Georgia, has returned
bome. She had a most enjoyable out-

._--n ... innt nhvsician



Judge W. S. Bullock made a decis-
in chambers yesterday, which will
save the various counties of the state
many hundreds of dollars.
The case was one in which Davis
White was suing-Lake county for the
usual fifty dollars paid for testimony
upon which convictions are secured
against "blind tiger" operators, under
an act of the legislature of 1907.
Attorney George W. Schofield ,f In-
verness represented White, while
Lake county was represented by
Judge J. B. Gaines of Leesburg.
Judge Bullock, after hearing the ar-
guments of the attorneys, decided the
law under which these amounts have
been paid as unconstitutional, and
handed down the following decision:

In the Fifth Judicial Circuit Ciurt,
Lake County, Florida.
Dave White vs. Lake County.
This cause came cn to be head on
argument of demrrrer to the amend-
ed declaration.
Section 16, Article 2 of the consti
ution of the state of Florila requires
that "each law enacted in the legis-
lature shall embrace but one subject
and matter properly conn'-eed :here-
with. which subject shall be briefly
expressed in the title."
Section 3556 of the general stat
utes has no suggestion of a r, ward to
be paid to informants or persons fur-
nishing testimony. This feature for
the first time is found in chapter
5690. laws of Florida, amending sec-
tion 3556 of the general statutess .
The title of chapter 5i90 does no'
contain any word or sentence that
would give the least information thaI
the act contained any provision for
the payment of a reward to persons.
furnishing the testimony upon which
a conviction could be had, nor does
it contain any suggestion that the
county would be required to pay for
testimony secured by persons in case
the defendant was insolvent, upon
which a conviction was had. in those
cases where the reward "cannot be
collected from the person or persons
who may be convicted under the pro-
visions" of the said act. Reading this
title no legislator would be put on no-
tice that the "act relative to the sale
of liquors in counties or peroincts vot-
ing against such 'sale" contained any
provisions for the county paying a re-
ward to persons furnishing the testi-
mony. There is nothing "briefly ex-
pressed in the title" that would lead
to such suggestion, or upon which
such legislation could be founded.
Whether it treats of two separate
and distinct subject matters, in that
it treats of the sale of liquors in coun-
ties or precincts voting against such.
sale, and also treat? of the violation
of the revenue statute so as to affect
its constitutionality, we need not now
decide. There are many other points
in the demurrer not necessary to de-
cide. as I think the act unconstitution-
al, as above set out.
It might be void for uncertainty
also. Who is to determine "the per-
son or persons furnishing the testi-
No provision for the court deter-
mining it. Are the witnesses who are
subpoenaed by the state and go be-
fore the grand j'lry under compulsory
process. entitled to it? Are those who
testify before the Jury entitled
to it? If several testify, which of
these are to be paid the reward-if
more than one how is it divided?. Is
the man who has located the "tiger's
lair" and put the officers intu posses-
sion of the information that secures
their conviction entitled to it? Can
the county commissioners sit on the
question and pass on it? Would that
not be a judicial matter being deter-
mined by them? Especially when sev-
eral claim the reward, as is often the
It is considered and ordered that
the demurrer be and the same is sus-
Done at Ocala. Fla., July 27th, 1909.
W. S. BULLOCK. Judge.


Dr. Johs-m, & prmmu pYo -
of MICsOpy, is in Ocala on a visit. R. Harry Dozier, well liked by ev-
We understand that he contemplates eryone in Tampa. and an enterprising
moving to Tampa and making that railroad man, has begun duties as lo-
city his permanent home. cal soliciting freight agent for the
Miss Myra Birdsey. who is the Seaboard. Mr. Dozier succeeds Mr.
oMi Myra Birdsey who is the E. C. Staley, who left last night for
guest of Miss Nadia LEngle at her Ocala. Recently he left that city to
home overlooking the river, goe assume the duties of the position
within a day or two to visit Miss Ju- here temporarily, and although in
la Bevill.-Jacksonville Metropolis. Tampa only a few weeks, made many
Mrs. G. C. Cro and children left !friends. At Ocala he is chief clerk in
early Thursday morning for Roswell. the freight department of the Sea-

Ga.. where they will spend the bal- board.-Tuesday's Tampa Tribune.
aneC of the summer. Miss Olive Wes- In the long ago what is known as
on will accompany them to Roswell. the Marshall swamp, on the Oklawa-

Mrs. U. E. Washburn went out to ha river, was regarded as- the best
eileview Sunday especially to at- land in Florida. Col. J. Foster Mar-
.. r shall. during the civil war period.

FLORIDA, FRIDAY, July 30, 9go9.


Miss Lillie Goldnamer entertains in
Honor of Mrs. L. W. Duval
Mies Lillie Goldnamer entertained"
Tuesday with a delightful luncheon
in honor of Mrs. L. W. Duval (nee
M.2iss Addie Hansbrough) of Ocala,
Fla. Covers were laid for ten, and
the decorations were unique and
beautiful. The mantles were banked
in yellow golden glow, and the table
was handsome with a silver pitcher
as a center piece filled with golden
glow and ferns. The color scheme of
yellow and green was carried out in
the dainty menu which was served to
the delighted guests.
Those present besides the honor
guest and the hostess were Mesdames
S. H. Bush, Walker Stewart, S. Gold-
namer, G. H. McAfee, and Misses Rob-
ertson. Stewart, Harris, Mary H.
Mrs. Duval' is well known in social
circles and is one of the most popu-
lar young women who ever resided in
the county. She is beautiful and ac-
complished, and exceedingly pleasant
and attractive. As Miss Addie Hans-
brough she was one of the most pop-
ular of our social belles a few years
since, and it was much to the regret
of her many admirers that after her
mcrliage she left the state to make
her permanent home. Her host of
frienu-:i are delighted to have her tack
in Kentucky on a visit, and their hind-
est wishes attend her wherever she
may be.
Mis Goldnamer is an ideal enter-
thiner and always knows how to
make hcr guests enjoy themselves. It
7?oo without-saying that the occasion
v -, a very pleasant one and everyone
went away praising the hostess for
her delightful hospitality.-Elizabeth-
'own (Ky.) Mirror.



Miss Sue Anderson is recognized as
one of the most charming of the host-
e-ses of th.3 younger set, and her par-
ties are always very lovely affairs.
Wednesday afternoon she was the
hostess at the weekly meeting of the
Young Ladies' Bridge Club, and her
guests spent the two hours with her
most enjoyably, and the game of
bridge was exceedingly pleasant. The
afternoon was a very rainy one, but
the young ladies who were Invited to
Miss Anderson's all braved the weath-
er and were amply repaid by the
pleasant afternoon they had together.
Miss Sylvester and Miss Dozier cut
for the prize, a handsome pack of
cards. which was won by the latter.
The visitors' prize, also a pack of
cards, was won by Mrs. Sandford Jew-
Those enjoying the game at the
three tables were Mrs. C. E. Cul-
breath, Mrs. Seligman, Misses Edna
Dozier. Eloise Miller, Leafy Sylvester,
Etta Hood, Lucile Stairdley, Sue An-
derson. Mrs. G. R. McKean, Mrs. M.
C. Looney, Mrs. Sandford Jewett and
Mis. Albert Davis of Gainesville.
Miss Margaret Anderson assisted
her sister in serving shrimp salad,
wafers and olives, followed by pineap-
ple ice, cake and appolinaris limeade.


A very pleasant excursion party
from Grahamville went up to Silver
Springs Saturday on the barge, Sharp-
shooter. The excursion was gotten up
in honor of Mr. and Mrs. Bob Holly of
Claxton, Ga., and Misses Christina
Heinemann and Beaulah Holly, who
have been attending school in Atlan-
ta, and are at their homes near Gra-
hamville for the vacation. A delight-
ful dinner was served on board the
barge, and after spending several
hours at the springs the party return-
ed to Grahamville. all having enjoyed
the trip so much that another was
planned for the near future.
Those in the party were the follow-
ing: W. A. Counts, Capt. and Mrs. E.
L. Mil!s. John Sewell, Mr. and Mrs.
Bob Holly, Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Long,
Mrs. Heinemann, Miss Christina
Heinemann, Misses Carrie and Beu-
lah Holly. Mr. Ray Holly and little
Misses Annie Lou Long, Louise
Heinemann, Helen and Kate Mills
and Masters C. W. Mills, Graham,


Interest Still on the Increase-Miss
Bessie Owens Again Leads the
Ocala Contestants
Wednesday's vote was not as large
as that of last Saturday, but it was
more scattering, showing that a num-
ber of the contestants are just begin-
ning to take an interest in the con-
In the Ocala district Miss Bes ie
Owens is again heading the list, after
remaining in the second place for
several weeks. Miss Lytle and Mrs.
Veal Pre still leading in their dis-
tricts with a slightly smaller margin
than was shown in the last count.
The intense interest being taken
by the contestants and their friends
is proof that efforts of the various
firms interesting in the giving away
of these valuable prizes are appreciat-
ed, and that the pretty diamonds are
worthy quite a good deal of effort to
No one who is not wide awake, up
and doing need expect the beautiful
rings, as there are those in the con-
test who are willing to exert some
interest and work to secure them.
Wednesday's vote leaves the follow-
ing as the summary of the standing
of candidates to date:
Ocala District





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Bessie Owens .......... 367,605
Myrtle Whitfield.. .....353,775
.Marie Hubbard.. .. ....287,640
Louise Bouvier.. .... .. .264,176
Lillian Thagard.... .... 205,375
Gladys Stewart.. ......123,230

Edna Culverhouse.. ....
Edna Ethel Smith.. ....
Minnie Lee Carlisle.....
Minnie Peterson.. .. ...
Ollie Weston ..........
Maggie Johnson.... .. ..
Irma Brigance .. .......
Mary Connor ... .... ...
Zelma Perry ..... ....
Jacob D. Robbinson......
L. D. Whitlock. ..... ...
Annie McDowell... .....
Northern District


Chas. Veal, Cotter Pit..121,810
Dot Howell, Anthony .... 108,745

iss Irene Denham, Martin...
iss Gladys Rogers, Zuzer....
iss Ethel Beck, Martel.....
iss Ruby Ray, Martel......
iss Carrie Barco, Cotton Pit.
iss Leona Brooks, Zuber....
iss Edith Murphy, Anthony..
liss Ruby Waits, Orange Lke
liss Ruth Nix, Kendrick.....
[iss Feinberg. Dunnellon....
iss Bulah Carrington, Kdrk..
iss Lillie Spencer, Zuber....
iss Mabel Beck, Fellowship..
iiss Reggie McCully, Berlin..
liss Yvonnie Seckinger, Mrtl.
[iss Flora McRae, Boardman.
:iss Mary Kemp, Martel......
iss Lillian Walkup, McIntosh
[rs. A. A. Olin, Kendrick....
liss Lucile Bates, Martel.....
iss Fay Norsworthy, Mclnt'h
[iss Lessie Tucker, Martel....
tiss Ruth Sturman, Lowell....
[iss Jennie Simmons, Zuber..
[iss Maud Davis, McIntosh..
[iss L. E. Reed, Boardman....
[iss E. Mizell, Boardman....
Southern District
liss Maggie Lytle.... ... ...
[iss Winnifred Tucker, Ocala
[iss Isabell Davis, Sumrfield.
[iss E. Pearl Kelsey, Stanton
[rs. S. S. Duval, Levon......
[iss Flossie Strickland Lynne
Irs. N. Mayo, Summerfleld..
[iss Edna Nichols, Belleview
[iss Marion Thomson, Bellevw
liss Mary Dudley, Connor....
liss Maud McAteer, Ocala..
[iss Aurelia McAteer, Ocala..
[iss Deas, Lynne...........
Coupons will be issued with



cash purchase made from these firms
on a basis of one vote for every cent
traded with them..
The firms who have entered the lists
to date are:
KNIGHT & LANG, Buggies, Wag-
ons, Harness, etc.
YONGE & SON, Plumbers and Tin.
ners. Agents for Maxwell autcs.
A. E. BURNETT, Jewelery.

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pons on clubs of subscribers.
This offers an opportunity for those
who have friends in the contest to
pool their subscriptions to the Banner
and secure a handsome premium vote
on them.
These coupons will be issued on
clubs of subscribers, but they must
come in clubs under this offer, as in-
dividual subscriptions received will
not be credited to a club unless the
request is made at the time of pay-
ment, in which instance coupons will
not be issued until the club has been
Now -get busy and let your favorite
know that you are in the race in ear-
On 3 Months Subs-$1.25-
One subscription.. ... ... 256 votes
Five subscriptions.. .... 1,375 votes
Ten subscriptions.. .... 4,125 votes
On 6 Months Subs-$2.50--
One subscription.. .. ... 525 votes
Five subscriptions.. .. .. 2,875 votes
Ten subscriptions .. .... 8,625 votes
On Yearly Subs-$5.00-
One subscription.. .. ... 1,100 votes
Five subscriptions ..... 6,050 votes
Ten subscriptions.. .....18,150 votes
On Yearly Subs-$1.00-
One subscription.. .. .. 250 votes
Five subscriptions ...... 2,000 votes
Ten subscriptions ....... 5,000 votes
Though we have arranged to give
the above premium votes on subscrip-
tions, we cannot issue votes on those
already-paid in.
The above proposition applies to
old subscribers renewing as well as
on new subscriptions.


The members and officers of the
First Baptist chnurcn were rather sur-
prised on Sunday evening when they
discovered that the Rev. L. B. War-
ren of Kentucky had failed to fill his
announced appointment with the
Arrangements had been made for
this gentleman to conduct both the
morning and evening service, and he
sent in his subjects for the two ser-
mons. When the hour for the even-
ing service arrived it was learned
that he had suddenly left the city, giv-
ing no reason for his departure.
The officers desire to state that it
was no fault of theirs, and that they
were as much disappointed as the
large congregation that had assem-
bled to hear the minister. Rev. Har-
ry Shaw of Island Grove filled the

The bold burglary that are ew
vesting our city possess the true
ocratic spirit and do not belUee v
giving "special privileges" to a
and like the rain and the dew, f
the just and the unjust.
In their Tuesday night's
they visited Rev. Dr. W. H. Dodge -S
the editor of this paper, besides
Dr. Dodge had often stated
his "treasures were in heaves."
evidently the burglars took his
ments with some degree of
and on Tuesday night made a a
plete search of his preamises,
ing the contents of shelves sad
ers on the floor, and turning p
inside out, and were rewarded
their trouble for their pains.
Having recently read in the -
umns of the Ocala Banner how a
the editors were all growlg, (-
visited the home of the Banner.
With great pains they entered
editorial den through a window,
to find the door open. Flnding
ing but a few books and e
they then gave the body of the
an inspection, and by sawing tW
the slats of a window blind.
their hands through the opeaaf
fastened the catch and walked l
the desk they encountered the
editor's pocketbook, and pem otD
from its contents, but prumMtlyi
the purse-a silver one-as tbhf
taking no chances of taking
that would lead to their
This leads us to believe that tblh
well on to their job, and are n as
nary tbleves.
On the mantel-piece in the
they discovered the poeketb*
Mrs. Harris, and as it w as -
one they were not so cosalderaj
took pocketbook and mi .ey, ten
Altogether they got away
three one-dollar bills, about tw
lars and a half in silver, a
stamp book and a dosen pemam
longing to the grandson.
Nothing in the house was
ed, although there were ma- -
article3 they could have very Il
ken. They are evidently ems
the coin of the realm.
Seeing how much they eoMn"
taken and did not, we think we
a fortunate escape, ald are n
mindful of their considerate
On the same night the thie-
ited the residences of Mrs. P. 3.
and several others. but they

pulpit, and although a young man he hardly rewarded for
delivered a very creditable sermon.- the risk they run.
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- PRIDAY, JULY 34 "of

-rmt says that the
SMad to property.

south is

i Im em oe of its leading themes.

as lmias Court of Appals says
pla whe grwer Is that state can-
L-- Me own wine, or wine of his

Ocala Ommer is making a
t rats" t r its city. Give it
rW reMroad csmma-im, Brother
Md a m I af they undertsand It.
k.r IMk___

o Pn a t V w went over
: W" n MAd was robbed of
AMU4 have remained and got
h at bome. Ohio gets more
M ob aae aayway. Pittsburg Ga-

S3. Owes, the yoeag white man
S as to have been hanged at
eFriday for the murder of
| t at Jomaesvile last Janu-
am bes created a short respite

Sees to be ea a general
eegrywer. There are, per-
Ei er in Ocala than in some
apoes, but these are more here
Swuft as ever here before in the
of the a eat ianabaltant."

MOWN tributes have never
kw to the mmory of any man
tnMa to the late Gordon
et Tamea. He was truly a
lmatb e cla. ceradall who
'M w ell mas and mourn him.

M oba of books eve feet high,
S-t ksaestial to a liberal
SDr. Uiot may be pardon-
emintlag the Bible and Shakes-
S bt what about his falling to
am a Po ee of the Football Guide

0. P. Healey died Tuesday
at the DeSoto aanaaiidu in
after an illaeas of sever-
TUe death of Major Hea-
v om s traom the state a very
Velusia County political
Be wam know all over Flor-
ae 61 Bagle ofe Volusla."

m tr. at of Oma has acquired
ia Brother Mathews' pa-
am ft Conty Record, pub-
t atoew---Volaia County Re-

nto m e. Becausmme a man Is
be med ot necessarily b)

speat $4M to advertise it-
Syear. The items clude
r MUature and $700 for an
lgeaIed In Jmmile, saysX
wter br AdepeNaent, which
moaist to tell about its own big
b And both towns say
gh- of them is crowded
ki or five or six months

S haMt worth a trip to Atlanta
a eO ag draught of water
teftlr clean and Inviting
t eartuatly mkaes a deference.

masesM yo thiak the gourd is
i iting?" It is nla the cap-
I legilatrs most do congre-
in probably greasier than
Peekola Joarnal.
i Pearner said that there

sar 'of the Manatee Record
at the ptmmater of his
the latter suspended
- I. a~ma.sw anda

uener ShMk odtIao, in his very
able speeea o the come tax before
the ie of the UmUnited States dur-
Ig the extra session of congress,
made the following observations on
the duties and powers of the supreme
court-Its relation to the people and
the people's relation to it-which is
so pertinent that it seems to us it
ought to be read with interest by ev-

e. as it is handled with such ex-
tact and delicacy.
yers especially ought to be in-
ed In his observations on this
Important topic.
ator Borah says:
king of the decisions, Mr. Pres-
and the ieda of going to the
me court again, I will digress to
ist a word now, rather than la-
It seems to me, with all due re-
to those who suggest this prop-
n, that it is based upon an in-
.t idea both as to the function
6 court and the relation of the
to the court. It is a great trib-
it is a tribunal having power to
or sustain the government, al-
h without command of sword or

dation of national authority, in that
it denies to the general government a
power which is, or may become, vital
to the very existence and preserva-

sideration for that tribunal.
Mr. President, that great tribunal,
whose Judgments and decrees deal
with the destiny of 46 sovereign com-
monwealths and with all the plans
and purposes of a great nation, within
whose jurisdiction are found the

But, Mr. President, think of this ar-
gument: Away back, just after the
constitution was adopted, congress
put a tax upon what they then called
"luxuries," or "wealth;" those who
had carriages, and could use them for
their own personal use. Wealth went
to the supreme court of the United
States and tested that proposition,
and said that it was a direct tax un-
der the constitution; but the supreme
court sustained the tax.
We come down to the great civil
war, and the fathers who organized
the republican party-Abraham Lin-
coln, Salmon P. Chase, Charles Sum-
ner and that class of men--again laid
the taxing power upon the wealth of
this country in the form of tax on in-
comes. Wealth went again to the su-
preme court-and did what? Asked
them to reconsider the opinion of fif-
ty odd years before, when they had
settled and said what a direct tax
was. The court passed upon it again.
In a short time the same class of peo-
ple went again to the supreme court;
and, notwithstanding the fact that
there had been a unanimous opinion.
as to what a direct tax was, they
again asked them to reconsider it.
The next time those who were seek-
ing to escape taxation, having three
decisions of the supreme court before
them, they went again to the supreme
court and asked them to reconsider;
and the supreme court, with that pa-
tience and broad-mindedness which
has always characterized that great
tribunal, again went carefully into the
question, reviewed its former decis-
ions, went into the history of the eon-
stitution and its making, and again
told the wealth of this country what
constituted direct taxes. Four times
they had interpreted the constitution
by a unanimous judgment of the court,
but still again they came and asked
the supreme court to once more re-
view its decisions. For nearly one
hundred years, beginning with those
who wrote the constitution of the
United States, down until years after
the clmse of the great war those who
were seeking to escape taxation went
again and again to the supreme court,
and in the face of those decisions,
unanimous as they were, asked for a
review and a reconsideration of the
question. The supreme court, with
patience and care, examined the sub-
ject again in all its ramifications.
Time passed on, and in 1894 another
law was enacted taxing the incomes
of the country, and notwithstanding
the five decisions of the supreme
court defining a direct tax, the untax-
ed wealth and the untaxed incomes of
this country traveled their way to the
supreme court again and asked the
supreme court to review five unani-
mous decisions as to what Is a direct
tax. They succeeded in what? By a
bare majority of one, against the de-
cisions preceding, they succeeded in
establishing a different rule of inter-
pretation. As to that decision Mr.
Justice White says:
My inability to agree with the court
in the conclusions which it has just
expressed causes me much regret.
Great as is my respect for any view
by it announced, I cannot resist the
conviction that its opinion and decree
in this case virtually annuls its pre-
vious decisions in regard to the power
of congress on the subject of taxa-
tion. and is therefore fraught with
danger to the court, tq each and ewu
cry citizen, and to the republic.
As to that decision these are search-
ing words of Mr. Justice Harlan:
In my Judgment, to say nothing of
the disregard of former adjudications
of this court and of the settled prac-
tice of the government, this decision
may well excite the gravest appre-
hensions. It strikes at the very foun-


The Journal of July 8th contained
the following editorial:
Senator Tallaferro can usually give
a reasonable explanation for nearly
every position he takes in the senate,
and the Journal has always .entertain-
ed a very high regard for the sena-
tor's reasons as well as for himself.
We are curious therefore to learn
what explanation he has for his atti-
ture on the matter of a tariff on pulp
and print paper.
When the amendment to place
news-print paper costing less than
2 1-4 cents per pound on the free list
came up Senator Taliaferro is record-
ed as not voting, while Senator
Fletcher voted for the amendment.
The amendment was defeated.
Senator Aldrich, the senate boss,

planation is satisfactory. It is merely
an assertion that the tariff on print
paper is a tax and that the newspa-
pers are trying to be exempted from
taxes which others are required to
On behalf of every newspaper in
the country we repel the suggest n
and challenge the logic of the asser-
tion itself. No newspaper objects to
paying any proper tax for the support
of the government, but in this case
the government does not get the tax
-it goes to the pockets of the pro-
,tected interests which control the do-
mestic paper supply.
By Senator Taliaferro's own state-
ment it is shown that of the millions
of dollars of paper annually used by
.the American publishers the govern-
ment derives in "taxes" only the pal-
try sum of about $100,000. This, in
itself, ought to be sufficient answer to
the senator's proposition that this tar-
iff is intended as a "tax" on newspa-
pers for the support of the govern-
ment. It is nothing of the kind. It
simply prohibits the importation of
Canadian paper (as the paltry $100,-
000 derived from this source shows)
and leaves the domestic publisher at
the mercy of the paper manufactur-
ers who control the domestic supply.
And those manufacturers in turn pro-
ceed to "tax" the publishers to the
amount of the tariff per ton, and put
the "taxes" in their own pockets.
If Senator Taliaferro wants the
publishers of the United States to
pay taxes for the support of the gen-
eral government by means of a tariff
levied on paper, let him lower that
tariff below the prohibitive point,
make it possible for the domestic pub-
lisher to buy where he can buy the
cheapest and thus secure a revenue
which cannot be secured while the
American publisher is at the mercy
of the domestic manufacturer.
We do not think the senator'; ex-
planation explains.-Pensacola Jour-


rights and liberties of the humblest
citizen, and the complex and ever-
haunting problems of state and na-
tional Eovereignty, cannot be too jeal-
ously guarded or profoundly honored
to suit me. If we differ upon that
question we differ only as to the nmeth-
od making known our respect for its
power and our concern for its contin-
ued usefulness and honor. As a citi-
zen I bow uncomplainingly to its judg-
ment; as a lawyer, I seek its decis-
ions as the wisest and most profound
expositions of the law to be found
among our own people or elsewhere,
controlling and authoritative, not sim-
ply because the constitution makes
them so, but because of their learn-
ing and research and wealth of rea-
soning; but, sir, as a legislator,
sworn to uphold and maintain the
constitution, pledged to preserve it in
all its Integrity of purpose, I most re-
spectfully submit that I am not pre-
cluded from carrying to that tribunal
for its reconsideration a question '.pon
which they were all but evenly divid-
ed. Where great and powerful intel-
lects, trained in constitutional law,
each determined to arrive at a sound
and righteous conclusion, differ by a
bare margin of one, and by such dif-
fernece overturn the precedents and
practice of a century, and by such dif-
ferenc. overturn the precedents upon
which we had collected millions from
the American people and fought the
great battles of the Union, who will
tell me that under such circumstances
it is an assault to the dignity of the
court or an undermining of its confi-
dence to ask it again to reconsider
that question?
Mr. President, the mere change oft
opinion upon a specific question of
law submitted is a small item to mar
the confidence of the people in that
august body. Our confidence is best
assured and most definitely determin-
ed when it is ascertained that al-
though specific errors may creep in,
errors which, are human, the inherent
bent of its innate strength or virtue,
the compelling power of its intellect-
ual integrity are to correct those er-
rors, so that, in the wide sweep of
the years, its judgments may stand
the test of reason and the strain of
time. Sir, I honor that tribunal by
appealing to its great patience, its
tolerance, its willingness so magnifi-
cently exhibited upon scores of occa-
sions to re-examine its own opinions.
Let us do our duty as we understand
it, with a due regard to the rights of
the people and our sworn obligations
here, and trust the great jurists, who
now occupy places upon that bench
and who rank well in heart and brain
with their great predecessors, to pro-
tect and preserve the Integrity and
honor of that bench, and transfer it
unimpaired and untarnished to suc-
ceeding generations.

i td tOwt the 19 isnthe tUrf frof prW POW.' that the
adj'teao dofls thnourt, has always demoortle national platform declared
been administered. TI.ghtNt, con- tor such removal, and that no one out*
servative men have uniformly held side of the already protected interests
that government could not be safely are demn4n'tg a tariff on print paper,
administered, except upon principles we should be glad to learn just what
of right, justice, and equality-with- reason Senator Tallaferro had for the
out discrimination against any part position he took.
of the people because of their owning To this request for an explanation
or not owning visible property, or be- Senator Tallaerro replies as follows:
cause of their having or not having Senator Taafero replies as follows
incomes from bonds and stocks. But Washington, D. C., July 10, 1909.
by its present construction of the con- Hon. Frank L. Mayes, Pensacola Fla:
stitution the court, for the first time My Dear Mr. Mayes-I notice in
in all its history, declares that our your issue of the 8th instant an edi-
government has been so framed that trial. "Senator Taliaferro Should Ex-
in matters of taxation for-its support plain."
and maintenance those who have in- I have tried throughout the consid-
comes derived from the renting of real eration of the tariff bill to vote con-
estate or from the leasing or using sistently for a revenue duty on every
of tangible property, bonds, stocks article of import excepting only the
and Investments of whatever kind. necessaries of life. I recognize that
have privileges that cannot be accord- the tariff is a tax and I know no good
ed to those having incomes derived or just reason why newspapers should
from the labor of their hands or the be exempted while others are requir-
exercise of their skill or the use of ed to pay.
their brains. The present duty on print paper i.:
Since that bare majority of one has "6 per ton, under which, in its several
classifications, it paid a revenue of
been obtained, senators urge that the about $100,000. My vote wva- for a
great masses of the American people. duty of $4 per ton, or a substantial
who are asking to have this tax bur- With kind regards.
den distributed, shall not go again to Very truly yours.
the court to have that question con- We do not think the senator'3 ex-
dis p L f e t. ou t f a d A&1I.dl .,fr n




Is Florida a republican state? Judg-
ed by the record being made by its
two senators, we are compelled to an-
swer "yes."
Disgraceful and astounding as have
been the votes of many southern sen-
ators at the extra session of congress,
no state has been so consistently re-
publican, in the senatorial action, as
Other southern states have occas-
ionally had the pleasure of seeing
both their senators break away from
the lead of that cynical old liar and
scoundrel, Aldrich of Rhode Island.
But Florida has two men represent.
ing her in the United States senate
who have made a record that is with-
out break or blemish in its stalwart
Fletcher and Taliaferro have follow-
ed Rhode Island's Mary like two little
docile and affectionate lambs. Every-
where that Aldrich went the Florida
sheep were sure to go. Every time
that Aldrich cried, "Sheep!" "Sheep!"
there went Fletcher and Tallaferro
tracking along after Lodge, Gallinaer,
Hale, Smoot, Root and Depew, bleat.
ing with the republican flock and
swelling the tuneful chorus of the
stand-pat "Ba-a! Ba-a!"
Upon my word, It has been the moot
astonishing, disgusting and shameful
spectacle that the evtrs. amnU- l.__


Perhaps the newspaper -MaS
Florida, so often derided for his poe-
erty, is enjoying as much solid proi-
perity as the average business people.
The Tampa Tribune some time ago
installed a fast press, several Mer-
genthaler linotype machines and oth-
er things necessary to run an up-to-
date morning newspaper, such as the
business requirements of its home
town and south Florida demanded.
The business of the Jacksonville
Metropolis has increased so rapidly
that it hardly gets the new worn off
of one fast pless before a still faster
one is required, and it has recently in-
stalled the necessary equipment for
a town double the size of Jackson-
The Tampa Times is doing identi-
cally the same thing and is paving
the way to print an evening paper in
Tampa equal to the Atlanta Evening
Journal, and to help it do so has se-
cured the services of Willis Powell,
who made a bushel of money running
a paper over in St. Petersburg.
The Pensacola Journal, which has
really built up a phenomenal busi-
ness, besides owning a home of its
own with all the accessories neces-
sary for the publication of a great
newspaper, has multiplied its pay
roll more than five fold in the past
decade, and great as it is its daily
bank deposits are able to meet it
were it five times larger than It is.
The Gainesville Sun has installed a
Mergenthaler machine and its office,
in other respects, is a model, and be-
sides the editor owns one of the real-
ly fine residences in the University
The Punta Gorda Herald owns its
building and plant and the building
is a two-story one.
The same thing can be said of the
Manatee Record and the Manatee
River Journal. Both occupy two-sto-
ry brick edifices, and have a run of
good patronage, which shows that the
wind is blowing in the right direction
for newspaper living in south Flor-
The newspapers up and down the
east coast are all thriving and some
of the editors are spending the sum-
mer in the mountains.
Editor Vans Agnew of the Kissim-
mee Valley Gazette has recently in-
vested a part of his surplus funds in
an 11,000-acre tract of fine land. Just
think of that!
The Starke Telegraph, the Talla-
hassee True Democrat, and some of
the west Florida newspapers all show
evidences of prosperity.
The Citrus County Chronicle Is
printing a six-column legal advertise-
ment and will soon be operating a
phosphate mine.
Mr. L. J. Brumby, editor and owner
of the Florida Fruit and Truck Grow-
er, is now at the seashore, and later
on has planned a visit to New York.,
so there is no indication that he has
collided with any business depression
and personally is a stranger to the
cry of "hard times."
One of the editors of the Star is
taking a vacation on the Pacific slope
and the other one is off for the sum-
mer on the gulf coast, and not being
able to get even with his surplus cash
in this way, has purchased an auto-
And the Ocala Banner is still peg-
ging along with an India rubber de-
posit, not very large, but with elas-
ticity enough to meet its weekly pay

the Son of God. the e.trnal s, I .t
life. may diffuse throUgh ihr. u-wat
circles of the world It is throu.i our
nationality, tortured to death upon
the cross of hisat.ry that it will h.. rv-
vealed to the human spirit. tha*' th
political sphere must be tranmf.umed
into a religous sphere. and that the
temple of God on earth must be s
thi sor that place. this or that form e
worship, but the whole p&kit r'r
the earth is the Lord's. aad the full
ness thereof .-8lgmund Napolm

Col. Adam Eichelberger, for m* *
than fifty years one of the mom pru
gressive of all Flor.ta eitiset s has a'
last crossed over the river, to o,
der the shode of the great un
known.-Jackoartill e lorhdlaa

Mrs. J. Addison Hayes. daughter of
Jefferson Davis. preldegt of It*"
Southern Confederacy. is dead at b.-,
home in Colorado spring. Col Sb.
was 54 years of age.

Vice President ImCra*M og thb
East Coast railroad now say. 'Ih.
drainage of the vrerglades is ereiy
a matter of dl-fE .'"

-7M !1-'A


I -P%& .

Here is the way one of the recent
developments of southern statesman-
ship is viewed at large. The com-
ment is by the Des Moines (Ia.) Cap-
"Florida votes the democratic tick-
et regularly and has always subscrib-
ed to the creed that 'a protective tar-
iff is a robbery of the many for the
benefit of a few,' and Florida still be-
lieves that those articles not produced
in her own state should be upon the
free list. But, when it comes to per-
mitting the pineapples which are rais-
ed in Cuba, Porto Rico and any other
tropical country, to come into the
country in competition with Florida
pineapples-that means that an en-
tirely different ox is being gored and
explains completely the Taliaferro
"Senator Taliaferro believes in free
hides from the cattle raisers of the
western plains; free grain 'for the
markets of the world;' free iron ore
from Pennsylvania, and free shoes
from Massachusetts; but he will
stand for a higher tariff on pineapples
even than that proposed by the Ald-
rich finance committee, because Flor-
ida raises pineapples, and he lies In
"And the Hon. Free Trade Taliafer-
ro's contention for a high tariff on
pineapples was sustained by a vote of
34 to 30.
"This apple story suggests the Ben
Davis style of statesmanship, which
is very much in evidence just at this
But this Ben Davis style of states-
manship is by no means confined to
southern democrats. It is in evidence
in the statesmen from all sections of
the country, and of both parties. It is
a most conspicuous and distinctive
fruitage of the corrupting protective
tariff system.-Louisville Courier-

It is about time for historic old Tal-
lahassee and Leon county to do some-
thin. In the matter nf nnh1ic imnrove-




For Benefit of Wome wbo
Suffer fro Female Is
Minneapolis, Minn.-" I wa art
sufferer from female troubivs whtek
caused a ugskm
Wand broken dow
condition of t i
system. I read o
much whatt Its
F,. Plntham's
etabt C(ompoNed
Shad done for ohA
suffering women I
felt sure it would
ohelp me. and I mt
y It d help M

pains aUl I me,
w tan o w a llt woman.
I want ils letter m*de puble to
show the benefit women amy drive
from Lydia Plnkham's I u ePtl
Compound."- Mrs. Jp ,xs (h. Mes.LmR.
2115 second t., North, Minnespob t
Thousands of unsolicited and
ine testimonials lke the waboe
the efieeney of Lydia L Pank
V table Copo u. wh h t a
ezcauively from roots and hbrte&
Women who suffer from these
treeumngill "euar to their mr i
not lose ui05t of these facts or
the ability of Lyd a K. Ptukhn m
Ve table Compound to r terest, t
healy th.


has bees het"a4c Wel1te1
this wayo free ebauwea
_edstaf- w a seSa

reached. Fltchier alnd Tallaf rn> luhe .
voted in the interest ot 'hher- i*ts- a
Florida Saw Mill A-m afrtbon an
again: ever)Taos who ) has. Iu
eu o \rVh -n the hdltf- rm ad .*-l
came up. they votd isith 'he Park
era* trust. anil against the milkk*
who have to buy she's.
Every citizen of Florida will hat.
to pay more to the (eortia Pkwlrda
Saw Mill Associatioo for timber sat
plank and shingles because the nr
ida senators refused to h*w-.r the
democratic national platform aad 4d
served to the repbUeooss
Every man. woman and chill is
Florida will have to pay mor for
shoes. because their two senator
abandoned the principles of (des tra
cy and gave their votes to the 4d1
honest northern trust whose embalm
ed beef poisoned our I roop durlag
the Spanish war
Are there no denmocrats lef* Im
Florida. Is there no man *lows ther.
who will take up the light for the p|m>
pie whose interests have leen fully
betrayed by these two senators'-
1Vatson's Jeffersom la.

"The divine law. wounded anl of
fended in this world. must possess lhe
inward force to heal Itaelf from tb.
wound, to reinstate Itelf In its owa
form. In that nationality. by whowe
Injury humanity has teen ml>.t rruel
ly violated. the idea of hurnanity rou'
most powerfully vibrate (our ice 'h
was necessary; our risian up will he
necessary. In rrder that the w', i uf


,low .


-MI om a as m is emua

(Written for the Ocala Banner.)
The'sa beautiful world lying close to our earth,
And Its homes and Its landscapes are fair;
We have e t n visions.and praised It In song,
Andwe call it ourhome over there.
Tbere are Clear purlin ag streams and meadows so green,
-And songs on the nower-scented air;
An the loved and our lost, of the dear long ago,
Wait to welcome us home over there.
Here farewells are said, and we each go our way,
And take up our burdens of care;
But the tears will be dry from the now moistened eye,
When we gather at home over there.
What joy camping will be, on the shore of God's sea,
And lo e songs will arise on the air,
As with hand clasped in hand we shall walk on the strand
Of our loved Father's home over there.
All honor and glory to Florida's hero-General J. Dicki-
son. Having been one of the near neighbors, he was always
loved and honored by our entire family. From my mother I
learned General Dickison sent a courier through the state with
a note to my father. Captain Wm. A. Owens, asking him to col-
lect all the men possible, arm them, then hurry on to Gaines-
ville. No men being left. father headed a company of boy vol-
unteers (under sixteen ears of age)-Thme Marion Boy Braves-
and those boys certainly proved worthy of the name, therefore,
deserve their just dues in the way of pensions, as much as any
others who served their state. Captain Wm. Chambers headed
the other company, the first organized by my father, in the same
fight. In his note Gen. Dickison wrote that he had to leave
some of his troops to protect Florida along the St. Johns river,
therefore was short of men for the Gainesville fight. In some
way the ladies had sent a message to Gen. Dickison that the en-
emy had barricaded themselves in the hotel and in all private
residences. In the same way he managed to get all the women
and children out of the danger line--in the churches, if I remem-
ber right He then headed the soldiers, thinking at first it would
be best to march 1i a body. As the Yankees were all inside of
the mmhouses he decided it would be best to plaec men during the
night in situations where they could ensconce themselves as best
they. could behind the beautiful trees of Gainesville. and shoot
at every Yankee showing his head and hands taking aim at his
men from the doors and windows. I remember hearing dignified
Gen. Dickison, Jovial Capt. Chambers and my genial father talk-
ing and laughing like boys about "our men having to make
breastworks of the trees, and there was no need of cavalry tac-
tics in placing men that night to dislodge the enemy from the
buildings." "The cavalry tactics came in all right when the
Yankees were retreating." The Confederates certainly won glo-
ry enough for all concerned. Again, all should be entitled to
their share in the distribution of pensions. Captain Chambers
and charming wife owned a plantation near Reddick, and lived
'there until his death Gen. Dickison and lovely wife owned a
plantation two miles from our home near Sparr. He sold it just
before his death, and it is now known as The Meadows, on the
Seaboard Air ULne railway. When on business to his place he
always visited us. The time before his last visit he requested
me to sing "Dixie." He was astonished at my reply that I
thought the words unworthy the beautiful melody, so never had
learned it. The next and last time he came, not long before his
death. I told him that now I would sing "Dixie," and the words
were as lovely as the melody. I found the new "Dixie" in one
of my magazines. Gen. Dickison listened attentively, applauded
It, and admired "the pretty new words." It is as follows:
Dixie Land
I wish I was in the land of childhood,
Rambling there amid the wildwood,
Look away, look away! Look away, Dixie Land.
in Dixie Land, where I was born in,
Early on one frosty morning;
Iook away, look away! Look away, Dixie Land.
Chorus: Then I wish I was in Dixie! Hooray! Hooray!
In Dixie Land Ill take my stand,
To live and die in Dixie.
Away, away, away down south in Dixie.
"ris there we passed such merry hours,
Amid the forest leaves and flowers,
Look away, etc.
In May we chose our queen, and crown'd her,
Boys and girls all gathered 'round her,
Look away, etc.
O. gay the times we had together,.
Cared we not the kind of weather,
Look away, etc.
"Twas always gay and pleasant there,
We saw no cloud, we knew no care,
Look away, etc.
So sing we a song that's very
Gay and bright, and blithe and merry.
Look away, etc.
And should you want to drive 'way sorrow
Sing again this song tomorrow.
Look away, etc.
Sing it t, the same tune as dhe ohl "Dixie" words, and no-
tice how much more refined is our Song of the Southland.
In the world through which we're passing.
We may cheer the lonesome pathway
With the gladness of a song.
Any reader wishing to know all about the war achievements
of Gen. J. J. Dickison can get a history, written by his wife. of
ville. Fla. This is her only income, except a pension. As she
is Dow very ill in St. Luke's hospital, and her sight nearly gone.
it would be an independent help for each of you to write for a
copy of her book. sending the subscription along at the same


q s That He is Going to Wash
"Good morning, Major. What do
yeo know?"
-What do I know? Well, I am go-
"g to give you a real 'scooP' this
tIc tht is, you can print it in the
iornlg and the Star can ladle it
Out Is the afternoon.
-You see, it is this way: I had a
dream last night, and it may be pro-
phbet-dreamed I was going to
Washington from this district Run
against Steve Sparkman? 0, no! I
a going to run. if at all, against
C(ade L'Eagle. I'm going to get
Gates to bulld me a nice spring wag-
e and pet a good white cover over
ft, a a locker in the back end to
atmre away electioneering supplies,
and paint the Confederate battle flag
ft one side and Old Glory on the oth-
or. n4 tm with a good pair of
us and a negro banjoist to play
md el coon ga ngs Ir take an even
and~~~~ sta cae sngs f ..

publican-democratic votes, and what
I have in the locker, and the negro
banjoist, with his coon songs, will
swing in the floaters."
"Bit. Major, we have no such thing
as republican-democrats."
"We haven't, eh? Why, man,
where have you been? Have you
been reading your exchanges, or the
Congressional Record? Have you
kept tab with the vote on the tariff
bill? Yes. sir. we have them, sure-
have them in high places, too-and
they say they represent their con-
stituents, and if so, then I want to
rope them in with Old Glory. Yes,
sir; I think my outfit will be the
drawing card-it is unique, and cov-
ers the whole ground.
"Then, if Claude ever overtakes me
at any of the big pow-wows, he had
better, beforehand, take the English
language out in some vacant lot and
teach it to make as many somersaults
as a three-ring circus with six clowns,
for he sure will have to hop about
"Now, g'wan; there's your 'scoop,'
...d hirpr one than Governor


uated from Campbell-Hagerman Col-
lege three years ago with the high-
est honors. She is a charming young
woman with many attractions.
Mr. Brown is a descendant of John
Randolph of Roanoke, and is a promi-
nent business man of McIntosh, being
the owner of a large orange planta-
The couple were remembered with
numerous handsome gifts, their wed-
ding day was ideal and many other
omens point to a very happy life to-


At twelve o'clock, noon, Sunday,
Mr. Harry Redgrave and Miss Lillie
McConn were united in marriage,
Rev. H. E. Gabbey of the Baptist
church officiating.
The marriage was quietly solemniz-
at the home of the bride's parents,
Mr. and Mrs. W. H. McConn, in the
northeastern part of the city, and was
witnessed only by the relatives and
a few very close friends. The young
groom was attended by Mr. J. W.
Toller as best man, and the bride's
maid of honor was her pretty young
sister, Miss Jettie McConn.
The bride was most attractive in
her white silk mull wedding gown,
and the bridal party entered the pret-
tily adorned parlor to the strains of


Mr. W. R. Brown oa Mlntosh. who
is one of Marian county's largest and
most successful fruit and vegetable
growers, was recently married at
Nicholasville, Ky., to Miss Roberta
Farra. For two years Miss Farra
taught at McIntosh, and it was there
that she became acquainted with
Mr. Brown.
The Lexington (Ky.) Herald con-
tained the following interesting ac-
count of .the wedding of Mr. Brown
and Miss Farra:
The marriage of Miss Roberta Mor-
rison Farra to Mr. Randolph Brown
of McIntosh, Florida, was celebrated
Wednesday morning at 11 o'clock at
the Christian church in Nicholasville,
Rev. Connor Brown of Lancaster, a
brother of the bridegroom, officiat-
Palms, blooming plants, with a
beautiful arch of green overhead, and
the piano banked with asparagus plu-
mosa, made the effective decorations
of the church. Miss Naomi Hottes of
Lexington, presiding at the piano,
played beautifully the following selec-
tions during the assembling of the
large number of relatives and
Waltz by Schutt.
"Evening Star," from Tanhauser-
"Spring Song"-Mendelssohn.
Just before the marriage service
Miss Willie May Bonta of Lexington
sang, "To the End of the World With
A novel feature was having for the
ushers six girls, pretty young friends
of the bride, who also performed the
office of bridesmaids. As the bridal
march from Lohengrin gave signal
they entered by twos, Misses Eliza-
beth Farra of Nicholasville, sister of
the bride, and Anna Christian of Mc-
Intosh, Fla, Ada Hughes and Mary
Taylor of Nicholasville, Margaret
Myers of Richmond and Ethel Tal-
bot of Paris, preceding the bride and
bridegroom, who advanced and stood
before the waiting minister for the
impressive ceremony, during which
"Call Me Thine Own" was softly and
sweetly played.
The bride wore a three-piece suit
of ecrue rajah silk, with pretty hat,
and carried a shower bouquet of
white roses and white sweet peas.
The bridesmaids were all gowned
in white embroidered muslin, with
lace trimmings.
The departure from the church was
to 'the joyful notes of the Mendels-
sohn wedding march, and the bridal
party and those intimate with thq
family, went to the home of the
bride's mother, Mrs. Margaret Far-
ra, on Brown street, where a buffet
breakfast, with a delicious menu, was
The house was decorated with
green, white and yellow in the dining
room, lilies in the drawing room and
parlor and old fashioned garden flow-
ers in the hall. Mrs. Farra wore a
becoming gown of white and black
silk with applique and net trimming,
and was assisted by Mrs. Nannie
Jewell Embry.
After the wedding, the bridal cou-
ple drove away, keeping their desti-
nation a secret. In a few days they
will go to Asheville, N. C. to spend
their honeyomnion, and then leave for
McIntosh, Fla.. to make their home.
The bride spent a number of years
in Lexington with her aunts, Misses
Anna and Lula Farra, and was grad-


Mr. and Mrs. Scruggs arrived


Saturday trom Ocala, and have tak-
en Pleasant View Beach cottage for
a month. They are relatives of Mrs.
D. Dryer.
Mrs. Wm. Martin and the Misses
Eugenia and Annie Benton Fuller of
Ocala, have engaged the Navajo cot-
tage, and are expected to occupy it
next week.
Mrs. S. T.. Sistrunk. two children
and sister, Miss Atkinson, arrived
from Ocala and will occupy the Co-
manche until the close of the season.
This will be pleasant news to those
who are planning a campaign of so-
cial events for Seabreeze beach, as
Mrs. Sistrunk and Miss Atkinson en-
tertain most graciously.
The Stewart Beach cottage, ad-
joining the Seaside Inn on the north,
was taken by the following party this
week: Mrs. J. Nelson Jones, daughter,
Louise, and mother; Mrs. Weaver, of
Ocilla, Ga., and Mrs. Jones' sister,
Mrs. J. G. Ferguson, and son, Ray, of
Ocala. Mrs. Jones spent a summer at
Seabreeze some four years ago. and
will be pleasantly remembered by
those who met her.
Hon R. A. Burford of Ocala has
been spending the past week with his
family at Osceola Cottage.-Sea-
breeze Items in Times-Union.

Have you neglected your Kidneys?
Have you overworked your nervous
system and caused trouble with your
kidneys and bladder? Have you pains
in loins, side, back, groins and blad-
der?Have you a flabby appearance of
the face, especially under the eyes?
Too frequent a desire to pass urine?
If so, Williams' Kidney Pills will cure

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served and greatly enjoyed by the

The young couple left on the after-
noon train for the groom's old home
in Virginia, where they will visit rel-
atives for several weeks, and after a
trip to Washington, will reside at
Loughman, Fla., where the groom is
in business.
The bride is well known in this city
and has many warm friends, who
hope that her married life will be a
very happy one. For several years
she has been in the telephone office
in this city and has always been one
of the most agreeable and obliging
young ladies in the office.
Mr. Redgrave made his home in
Ocala for a short time and was well
liked by all who knew him.


Mr. and Mrs. F. G. B. Weihe are
enjoying the delights of the island.
Mr. Weihe is a prominent jeweler of

Mr. and Mrs. H. M. Hampton of
Ocala are spending a few weeks on
the island.

R. R. Carroll of the Ocala Star,
with his wife and daughter, Merris,
are enjoying the baths of the island.

Mr.1 J. R. Moorhead spent Sunday
with his family on the island.

Master Robert Moorhead returned
to Ocala Monday with his father.

Master Gordon Moorhead came
down to the island Saturday to
spend a few days.

Mr. Clyatt, of the abstract office in
Ocala, spent a few days on the is-
land-long enough to earn the typical

Mr. Hampton of Ocala has come in
full force. There are about fifteen in
his party, and when they get to sing-
ing at 12 or 1 o'clock at night they
sound like fifty. They are a happy
lot, and busy all the time-having

Col. Davis broke the record yester-
day. By trolling, he caught a red-
fish thirty-two inches long-and this
is no fish story, either. We saw it
with our own proper eyes.

Miss Nellie Hooper paid a visit to
Mrs. Moorhead this week.

Mr. Johnson and little grandson of
Ocala came to the island Tuesday.

Mr. J. M. Liddell and son, James,
of Ocala, are among the recent ar-
rivals at the islnad.

Mr. and Mrs. C. N. Kirkland of
Ocala arrived at the island Friday
and will remain a few weeks.
Aunt Katherine and her boy, "Joe,'
are quite an appurtenance to the
Ocala party.-Crystal River News.

i on il y r C lty MaIi
our reliablIty.

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To be Given Away to the Ladles of llrl

By the Business Houses of Iusi


A number of Ocala's I eating Business Houe w
decided to give away three valuable prise to the im E
Marion County, and the method to be used in theirdili
tion is a VOTING CONTEST. Each of the firms m-esi
below will issue VOTING COUPONS to their pkm
the full value of every purchase made during the M
on a basis of One Cent a Vote. Ballot boxes will beh
in each establishment represented.



KNIGHT & LANG, Buggies, Wag-
ons, Harness, etc.
YONGE & SON, Plumbers and Tin-
ners. Agents for Maxwell autos.
A. E. BURNETT, Jewelry.

W. P. EDWARDS, U M- wi

OCALA NZWS CO, Statemsry

Johnston, Manager.

0. K. GROCYRT, taple m ad

and Publishers.



Anyone living within the lines above named in Mari
County is eligible to entry, except that the fdrm abel
mentioned have the right to eliminate anyone who, is fthaJ
opinion, may be undesirable as a contestant.
No attache of any business house represented may be 9'
candidate, nor any immediate relative.
erences arising during the contest are to Wb
referred to the above named firms for adjustment, who aloI
are to render decisions.
Should any candidate desire to withdraw from t
contest the votes cast for such candidate will he throw
out and not counted for any other candidate.
All nominations made by. mail should be made 1W

Contest Dep't, Ocala Banner, Oeala, lPe.



Count Ten Votes for


This Coupon Not Good After Aug 15th, M1

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S y ay canll It 'swag' or

attitude didn't meet with
a approval at home. For his
M Florida's liglla.twe passed
a of reproof. Then Clark
a tnia back to Florida, walked
Si te legislature, and declared
S tfll more frankly. From his
bohre the Florida legislature
| iat oocamain, these two para-
ipli are taken:
"law, I want to tell you one thing,
IV lbtres. I spoke of the great in-
jM8 of ths state. You know what
Sma. You know what they are
of to Florida. You know whether
ib wit while to build up the ma-
I latcrests of this state, o-
rI beat to follow a sicken-
f ic eatiment or not.
-'oWe have been following a fatu-
il t. We have been traveling
W the desert and eating the
*, wMle oar brethren above the
Paie have been living on the fat of
ki ht. I love the traditions of the
6- I love her glorious history;
1M my brethren, I am tired of living
SUftity or fftty years ago. I be-
p tat this southern country is the
p~Aspot of this great republic. I
Ilev the time is not far distant
"a her industries shall thrive,
Jat her products shall come forth
l aN y from the earth, and with
a laYsiatnm and proper politi-
g iamc she will prosper as no
I e tem of this country can. I
ter the south. I am for Florida,
p ~act, her ladmstries, her men,
Smm a, ad her children against

bea 01eCal account of this speech
t that It was punctuated by
pat and pronged applause,' and
~iM a applause.' On the other
M tthe Florida legislature did not
: t to reslad its resolution of cen-
Oft. It is fair to say that a certain
of public opinion throughout
ls -ith genuinely endorses the atti-
o epruoserd by Mr. Clark. It is
se e| s of public opinion which
p|'ag upop by those democratic
E wbh have voted with Aldrich
"t. It is a pity, however, that
Agaotwr who expects to endorse
-m--- a policy of protection,
" Is alago to help Aldrich out in
Spesm, as. vote for the duties
Mr. Aldrich piMposes it is a
Shat -eh a senator does not get
elected as a repa'ollca Bad
is t evitably Involved when any
MOLL ea senator goes over to Al-
Str tMMqestionably the majority
IM ato that sent him to Wash-
lm were east for him in the be- I
tha Ian his votes and speeches in
esa atehe would support the tra-
polcies of the democratic
P .-Co~0 her's Weekly.

'-cmes view is exactly the opin-
L wumaed by the Reporter-Star
| b p ast muse time. As it will be
we advocated the idea
f Mths ago that whilst we were
a atg In democratic clothing
are really playing at democratic
and working at republican

Fiaeth laclined to take Frank
word and call it 'swag,' though
asi state of Florida to proclaim
a democratic state and
her ciz camen and sena-
epIaly ad above board stand up
M hflas of the nation and hold up
a with a democratic vote in
twirl the agers of the other
A &... me son3 t*Ww h


--- '--"--'- Prt'
SaM we-Wil He Be Returned

.Ias a P&ooSt Pe S?

t sk s d s oaeratlc con- ly or with any ernltation the stern
ms MNrtIa. Very early rebuke administered to Representa-
W@N gK emao he breoe away tive Frank Clark by his fellow demo-
V 46t, M &4 the leader- crats in congress by the election of
W Jmdags Bryan, and Representative Dicklson of Indiana
M Mb r toa the republicans:
SM t Waet 1 pneopl want to succeed him as secretary of the
VIPt yu give them prote congressional committee, because we
" Ityu ga le tm pples and have disapproved of Mr. Clark's
am agaast the pea- course In certain instances.
. o ofLWctiou againstlthe pt-M "But we do regard it as unfortunate
Son long staple cotboth for him and the state of Florida
5d tam m mr of their lumber that only a brief tenure in the posi-
I tse things, then you may tion of secretary should have resulted
S s lelote h die m in his repudiation as a democrat and
l eate oe d caused him to be regarded as unfit by
5w (oesf hermcaly, his ocileages to hold that important
S trwe r Randell of Sherman, ositio.
S to reproach Clark, the "Any member of congress possess-
Sver floork af thexplicit hou ing native ability that Mr. Clark has
as tthe oor of the house. _,,IA ....... ,,, d o.., a _

*M In as a protective tariff
Om prevals ka this country, as
|r thM artics we have to buy
I i as lo h as my people have
%Wr the ~brms of it, they say
09 e t a t least to have a divis-
k 4 t e lits. That is where I


cou in time U Jecome a usemuLi 'A nuA
tinguished member of that body, and
in so far as be makes himself a man
of mark for broadness of thought and
patriotism, and for earnest, honest
work, just in such measure does he
gain recognition for his state in the
council of the nation.

"We do not suppose that this pa-
per will be accused of unjustly assail-
ing Mr. Clark in this instance, as it
has been accused in the past, since
the news that comes from Washing-
ton was written by one of the most
impartial of correspondents and print-
ed in a journal that stands foremost
among those that print the news as
it is made from day to day without
color. This affords the opportunity
for reiteration that political condi-
tions are such in Florida that fair
and fearless criticism of public men
and events cannot be made without
having the imputation of unright-
eous motives hurled at it by blind par-
tisans. What we have had to say in
regard to Mr. Clark's attitude was
evoked at least on one occasion by
the glaring inconsistency of that gen-
tleman. This is one mission and du-
ty of a public journal. There is no
mortal man who is right all the time,
and there is no way of regulating.
public thought and the conduct of
public officials, who are the public
servants, except by giving voice to
the thought of the people in the pub-
lic prints. This is the reason why the
press should be free and not bound to
the interest of one interest and muz-
zled when it comes to questions af-
fecting the good of the people.
"The Metropolis has no candidate
for congress, but we think there is
a chance for some good man to step
into Mi. Clark's shoes when the time
comes. He has been discredited by
his colleagues, and his influence
with them is necessarily impaired."-
Miami Metropolis.

"That the democrats in congress
are going to make the best possible
effort to build up victory in the elec-
tions this year over the failure of the
republican majority to live up to the
pledges of the party for a revision of
the tariff downward was demonstrat-
ed in the house last week when the
congressional committee was reorgan-
ized and Representative Frank Clark
of Florida was deposed from his po-
sition as secretary of the committee,
which he had held during the last
"The causes which led to the re-
pudiation of Mr. Clark by his col-
leagues are said to be the position he
assumed in the speakership and tar-
iff fights. Mr. Clark was succeeded
in the secretaryship by Mr. Dickison
of Indiana.

A special from Washington to the
Chicago Record-Herald says:
"'Washington, D. C. July 19.-The
democrats in the house tonight car-
ried by a landslide the congression-
lal elections of 1910, by stirring
speeches delivered in re-electing Rep-
resentative Lloyd of Missouri chair-
man of the congressional committee
and Representative Dickison of Indi-
ana secretary, in place of Representa-
tive Clark of Florida, who has been
serving in that capacity, but who ren-
dered himself objectionable to his
party associates in the speakership
and tariff fight in the house.
"'Illinois, Indiana and the middle
west will be made the battleground,
and the battle cry will be tariff re-
vision downward and retrenchment in
government expenditures.'
"'It is th. intention of the demo-
crats to lose no time in opening the
camapign.' "-Associated Press Tele-

"it is well to keep before the peo-
ple of Florida Representative Frank
Clark's memorable utterance in con-
gress: "If you put what my people
want in-the bill, if you give them pro-
tection against Cuba on pineapples.
and give them protection against the
IoauDer labor of Egypt on long staple


Rev. and Mrs. R. H. Barnett and
Miss lAot aornett returned from a
delightful visit to North Carolinah st
Tuesday night.

Mr. A. J. Leavengood of Stanton,
after a pleasant visit to Ocala, return-
ed home Monday. He is very much in
love with Lake Weir, and not to be
would be unlike everyone else.

A letter from the western portion
of Texas to this paper says that for
several days the thermometer has
registered 108 and 110 degrees in the
shade. How is that for hot compared
with Florida?

Miss Janita O'Haver of Keuka, who
has been visiting Miss Legie Blitch
of Blitchton, returned home Monday.
Miss O'Haver was in Ocala Monday

Mr. Lee Miller was quite badly
bruised and cut in a runaway acci-
dent in Jacksonville last Saturday.
His injuries, however, were not at all
serious, and he is up and about as
usual. Mr. Miller is contemplating
returning soon to his turpentine farm
in south Florida.

Mrs. S. L. Patterson and little
daughter, Annie Lester, will leave
some time the first of the week for
White Springs, where they will stay
for several weeks. Later on they will
go to North Carolina for the summer.
-Miami Record.

Mr. Herman Benjamin of Atlanta,
who is connected with the Ocala Ice
& Packing Company, is a visitor to
our city and is looking remarkably
well. He says that Ocala is catching
more and more the Atlanta spirit and
is spreading out in all directions.

Mr. end Mrs. R. Floyd Metcalf have
returned to their home in Jackson-
ville after a lengthy wedding trip in
the north. Mrs. Metcalf was before
her marriage Miss Amanda Belle
Wright, a granddaughter of the late
General Robert Bullock of this icty.

Mr. John Pasteur of Stanton was
among our out of town visitors Tues-
day. and said that three of the very
best negroes in that whole section
had died recently. The good negroes.
he said, are getting scarce.

Mr. M. J. Roess has rented the va-
cant store-room in front of the Ocala
Fta-n-or nfmle frnm MS XXW W r_ f..ia

~49 W W w w ~ -- AL







AUGUST 2nd and 3rd

To reduce my stock to make room for FALL and


25th to September 1st, I will on Monday and Tuesday,

August 2nd and 3rd, sell all Trousers 15 cents on the dol-

lar below regular prices.

a I

All $5.00 pants $4.25
44 6.00 pants 5.10

4" 6.50 pants 5.50

44 7.00 pants 5.95

" 7.50 pants 6.35

All $ 8.00 pants $6.80

" 8.50 pants 7.20

9.00 pants


" 10.00 pants 8.50

Everybody come and have your measure taken and get a pair


Mr. Louis Duval of Ocala, Fla.,
who has been visiting Mr. and Mrs.
Stiles McDougal of Hansbrough Val-
ley, is now at the Hardin Springs.-
Elizabethtown (Ky.) Mirror.

Mr. R. S. Shortridge of Citra has re-
turned from a visit to his old home in
North Craolina. This is his first vis-
it there since he was quite a small
boy, and he enjoyed the visit very

Mr. M. M. Little returned home orf
Monday afternoon from Sutherland,
where he spent a couple of days
very pleasantly with his family, who
are there for the summer.

We received a card Monday from
Mr. L. WV. Duval, who is enjoying
himself immensely at the Hardin
Springs, Ky. He will return in a
short lime to Elizabethtown, 'where
Mrs. Duval now is.

Brigadier General Henry W. Long
of Martel was in the city Saturday,
and continues the activities of life.
He is a busy man-busy as a church
member, busy as a Mason, busy as a
U. C. '. commander, and busy in bus-
iness and social circles.

Miss Mary Reardon of Savannah,
formerly of this city, is now in Wash-
ington, D. C., where she is having a
very lovely time. She will remain at
the capital all summer, and before re-
turning to her home will spend sever-
al weeks in New York City.

Mrs. Albert Davis of Jacksonville,
who has been spending several weeks
at Crystal River with her mother and
brother, Mrs. M. D. Juhan and Mr.
John Juhan, came up to Ocala Mon-
day for a short visit before returning
to her home.

Mr. Everett" Miller, one of Graham-
ville's prominent young men, was in
Ocala Tuesday, and in company with
Mr. Albert Anson Graham they went
down to Grahamville Tuesday after-
noon on the launch Oregonian.

Mr. and Mrs. W. W. Clyatt returned
home several days ago from Shell Is-
land, where they had been with the
Ocala crowd for a week, enjoying the
fishing and camp life at that pleasant

August 2nd and 3rd


S11 Ft. King Avenue


The first of the series of ball
between Orlando and Ocala,


played at the former city, resulted in
favor of Orlando, the score being 5
to 3. ;
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Ocala... ... ...0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0-3
Orlando.. .. ..2 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0-5
Batteries: Ocala, Brown and Wal-
ler; Orlando, Windham and McCor-
mick. Umpire: Rev. Fred Barry.
Ocala's six errors during the game
were costly, but the feature of the af-
ternoon was a home-run hit by Sec-
and Base Donaldson of Ocala.
The Ocala team must have played
a splendid game to have held the Or-
lando boys down so well, as it is con-
ceded that Orlando now has 'the
strongest team in the state.

That must have been a most excit-
ing game of ball at Orlando Tuesday
afternoon, when the Ocala team scor-
ed a victory over the Orlando players
in the tenth inning. It is a victory
worth recording, for the Orlando ag-
gregation has the reputation of being
the "crack" team of the state, while
the Ocala team makes no pretentions
except as being average amateurs,
and the nine is made up almost exclu-
sively of home boys.
The score Tuesday stood as fol-
Ocala.. ......1 3 0 0 2 1 0 0 1 1-9
Orlando.... .0 2 0 1 0 01 0 4 0-8
Batteries: Ocala, Harris and Wal-
ler; Orlando, Windham and Myers.
Umpire: Rev. Fred Bass. Hits, Ocala
9, Orlando, 14; errors, Ocala, 4, Orlan-
do, 5.
When our boys return Ocala will
crown them with a raurel wreath like
an Athenian general returning from
a victorious battle.
We are mailing to our friends and
customers and the public some very
valuable information, and if you do
not receive it, blame yourselves and

There is no other section of the
United States where the winter visit-
or, being a person of restricted
means, can depend upon earning
enough by the labor of his hands to
pay the expenses of his winter so-
journ as in Florida. A little foresight-
ed arrangement will enable a family
coming to this state for the winter
to rent a small farm near Tampa or
some other shipping point. Arriving
early, they tan produce enough gar-
den stuff to pay all their expenses
and more. Adding a poultry branch.
they can make money enough to pay
for their return trip-if they are fool-
ish enough or are reasonably compell-
ed to go.-Tampa Times.

A circular issued by Ernest Wil-
liams, general freight and passenger
agent of the Charleston and Western
Craolina Railway Company, announc-
es the appointment of W. G. Holly as
soliciting agent of that company with
headquarters at 36 Central avenue.
The circular goes effective August 1.
Mr. Holly has been for some years
secretary to R. E. Morgan, general
agent of the Georgia railroad.-Atlan-
ta Constitution.
Mr. William Graham Holly is a Ma-
rion county boy and his friends in
this section are proud to learn of his
success. He is a son of Mr. Robert
Holly of Grahamville.

Ed Carmichael, his son, Weller Car-
michael, and Gus Haley, formed a
party that came up yesterday from
Ocala in Mr. Carmichael's new ma-
chine. They happened to a break.
down at Evinston and were detained
there nearly the entire day, having to
phone Ocala for repair parts before
proceeding to this city. He has the'


McIntosh, Fla., July 27, 1909.
To the Editor Ocala Banner:
I know you desire the upbuilding of
Ocala and Marion county, but you la-
ment and moan because you are an
inland town, and at the mercy of the
railroads. I may be mistaken, but I
think Ocala has it in her power to be
independent of, and make her own
terms with, the railroads. You have
the roadbed of a one-time railroad
from Ocala to Silver Springs. Sup-
pose Ocala buys this old roadbed, get
a fifty-horse power gasolene engine
and some freight cars, and Ocala will
own a right of way to the ocean, and
if the railroads won't make rates to
suit, let your goods come by water to
Silver Springs and then use your own
road to town. I think it would be a
good investment for Ocala. I mean
let the city own and control this high-
way, charge enough for maintenance,
and have a sinking fund for new
equipment. This may not seem feas-
ible, but I believe if you will get "Gas
Power" for August, published in St.
Joseph, Michigan, and let it tell you
what is being done with gasolene en-
gines, both as tractors and on rails,
you will see the possibilities of Ocala
as an inland city, entirely independ-
ent, so far as freights are concerned,
of the railroads. There is a gasolene
locomotive at Griffin, Ga., hauling
sand for the Griffin Press Brick Com-
pany, and I believe one could be used
to give Ocala a very low freight rate
on the bulk of her purchases. If not,
why not? Respectfully,

- -fU4* '' rwMAUSI TR -

--.. .,.-,-. Armr.,M o AUSS IN TROU-
state "skinned" on a whistle, which; BLE
is enough to wake up the dead.- Mr. M. W. Ulmer of Cincinnati was
Gainesville Sun. in Ocala Wednesday, and informed a
reporter of this paper that Mr. Miau-
Mrs. Walter Hawkins, her mother, rice Strauss was visited by a fire
Mrs. Snowden, and her younger chil- some days ago, and his business was
dren leave tonight for Pittsboro, N. almost completely wiped out. He was
C. After spending a few days there, occupying the fifth floor of a ten-story
Mrs. Hawkins will join Mr. Hawkins building in the manufacture of over-
and will visit in Baltimore and Wash alls. A fire broke out on the ground
infton Ahbnt 3orntamhr 1. .t -i r .a w ..l. o g'ro-ud


will be in from August


Ocala, Florida



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itie which have resulted from intempers* Sta whch. touted States or of thvs Treasury, appropriated for the expenses of en- thet organized mimea. Any assocfateon. club. consistent herewith are hereby repealed.
indcdcutet abnd por -m. .y e rules an e ua o s, hc -mos a t r -m~ sochtiety or other organ zed ho v Itatdng the pdro- A po e u e3 o g
t* or .mpope .aiso duct upon his part. approved bv theGovernr ..^ ^ k campm~ents and field. exercises durig th~at year. .. .cet or .te oraie oyvoaigtepopproved June 3, 19o9.
(W--Por the ,mrpole indicted.. .._er .... ... Y ..... ,sha^^ ll ^ ^ bpbshdt when the app.p..tio is-^ insuf...icient. The Adju vsons of this Section shall f(orfeit any charter --
-raph c of this -e.tion, the Commander-in-Chief the same shl be fila b" an a f tant Genera Tmay pay the troops pro rata; Pro- .ranted it by the State and ill prvileges granted CHAPTER 5933-,(NO. 64).
L_ y appoLt r ti boards: which boards shall of State. in the offce of the Secretary vided, however. That nothing in this Section shall to- ren -edh under he Sth .- neural Stat, AN ACT to Provide for the Prevention, Suppros-
onaoftuted and e cogm.ance of the same Sec. 25. That Section 7o, of the General Stat- e construed as repealing or modifying the pro- f State of Florida be, andohe same is ston and Control of Dangerous. Contagious and
and^ pose. 1 ........ ...... do similar utes of the State of Florida be, and the same is vsonso Chapter 5672, Laws of Flonda. hereby amended so as to read as follows Infectious Di__sees in Domestic Animals and
-- ogan-.ised eao r the laws of the United hereby amended so as to read as follows; Sec. 33. That Section 723 of the General Stat- 732 ._Pnions.-An, member of the Natioal Live Stock, and to Impose Certain Duties and
taes d Reguations for the United States 70j---CourtsMartial.--General courts-martial utes of the State of Florida be, and the same is Guard of Florida who. while in active service un- Confer Certain Powers on the State Board of
am: hm es of retiring boards shall may be convened by order of the Commander-in- hereby amended so as to read as follows: der Section 76 of this Article, is wounded or dis- Health for such Purposes.
4 m10 ed to s and mode of procedure Chief or of any general officer, and such courts 723-Pav, Courts-Martial, Aiding the Civil Au- abled, shall be taken care of and provided for at Be it Enacted by the Legislature of the State of
r mes f Mofthle niT udSer h regulation shall have power to impose fines not exceeding thorities, Etc.-All officers serving on courts-- the expense of the county in which the riot, un- Florida: i
-thAe pl of the n irted Listtes two hundred dollars; to sentence to forfeiture of martial shall be considered in actual service and i lawful assembly or breach of the peace occurred. Section I, That it shall be the duty of the State
ii ol- en n teRtio o oe a lis- pa andallowan ces; to a reprimand; to dismissal shall be entitled to five cents per mile for traveling during such ability; and in case of death or Board of Health of theState of Florida to protect
io rv S inoa m ofcroetst m an lmet- or dishonorable discharge from the service; to re- expenses, and the same pay as when in attend- permanent disability as a result of such pounds of the health of domestic animals and live stock of
e s rvaed hose orvice ot end nm slever duce non-commissioned officers to the ranks; to ance at encampments. Hitnepses shall be al- injuries, he, or his widow and children, if any, or this State, and to determine and employ the most
hf or l oier ulor od nest tand sentence enlisted men to confinement when in the lowed five cents per mile for traveling expenses his dependent mother, shall receive a pension, the efficient and practical means for the prevention,
Sdns l y o bie r older be retired field on camps of instruction, at rendezvous for and the same pay as witnesses in attendance upon amount and manner of payment to be the same as session controlandrdicationofd
emm onihment. target practice, on practice marches, or whenever civil courts, is now or may be hereafter be fixed by lawtor contagious and infectious diseases among such
a ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ue of tohe pn h etrdLstwo na ed inacte ofndFlonidruous iuylitary dutye ofhim

pEts A o e rmmis ipon the Retired List who Provided, howie acavearndh ts ont i neosmentr sh (a) When called out under this article to aid soldiers who served in the Confederate States animals and live stock. That glanders, anthrax,
s- dot ct ltimay, at r dhow Thtt ccnnement shall the civil authorities, or when employed under the Army. blackleg or blackquarter contious pleuro
S tis e upon his own0 application, be agn ot extend beyond the time of the return to its orders of the Commander-in-Chief to preserve the Sec. 39. That Section 6 of the General Stat- pneumonia, or lung plague, of catte rinderpest,
ON& i atualy ar moutedas my befixe forgoig paagrahs o thi wpm. son te roc x-herby aende so s torea as ollos: wose utis reuirethemto b montedandphoeumoniapesonoiolainggheppoviionsofote.tcacartaneconroldfeinatet..e

I d upon the Retired ist w1th the rank wth ome station of the organization to which such public peace, to execute the laws of.the State, to utes of the State of Florda be, and the same is or cattle plague; hemorrhagic or septicaemia
the formerly rtired; Provided, however, men belong and its relief from duty; or any two or suppress insurrection or to repel invasion, the hereby amended so as to read as follows: foot and mouth disease, or aphthous fever of cat-
t if his latest serve n the active militia was mo such pushments may be combined int the national Guard of Florida, including both officers -Duties of Other Officers.-The duties of tie, Southern cattle fever, or Texas fever, sheep
ZZ V e M, e r th n otht it wich h all r-sntncsiboed ysucocu s.heimnall Ntinl urdoeFoidvnluig ohInicr

e Rir n rtedtI t which e was or- csmosedby suchcourts R ental and enlisted men, shall receive the same pay and the officers of the several staff corps and depart- scab, mange of cattle or horses; hog cholera, or
on d, he may be given such higher grade. courts may be apponted by every officer corn- subsistence as are at the time allowed by law to ments. other than those especially prescribed for swine plague; rabies, or hydrophobia; maladiede
Soc. IL That Section 689 of the General Stat- manding a regiment r corps for his own regiment those holding similar grades and positions in the The Adjutant General and Chief of Staff in the coit, or eldurine, of horses; advanced or general-
at of the State of FRrids be, and the same is orps; garrison courts may be pointed by the United States Army, and shall be provided with preceding Sections, shall be such as usually per- sized tuberculosis; or tuberculosis other udder; and
oeby amended o s to read as follows: commanding officer of any garrison, fort, post or transportation when ordered away rom home, tan to officers of like grades in similar staff corps all other diseases of domestic animals or live stock
i %ed t .a r omd as -lom c other place where the troops consist of different and departments of the Regular Army of thenl which all le f d thc Sit Bori sto f
S ilr upn y hspoorh of corps, fo such garrison or other place, and such (b) The Comptroller shall, upon requisition of United States, and such other proper military Hrwlhh sc bro ouncedodefitne andideclared tobe o
tigldIg 111----pon p hatonof anyofficer reomenf at d garrison courts-martial shall have The Adjutant General, approved by the Governor, Cduties as they may be ordered to perform by the -1th nfounc ddaner to te am idawSc.3.Thatius thine ctoustand edanserost h ie

t t 6e Natonal Gd ard of rda, the Command- the same powers of punishment as general courts- draw his warrant upon the Treasurerifor such ex- Commander-in-Chief or Chief of Staff. orotaeromest animsa ord vesto k or toh l
erta- aef maiy recommend that such officer be martial, except that fines imposed by such courts penditures as are authorized under this Section, (a)--On or before the fifteenth day of Decem- human o beiw s areihereby dela redo hem isc
thorid toattedanyodIte C or military shcool shall not exceed one hundred dollars. But no sen- which shall be paid from any moneys in the Treas- her of each year, the commanding general of each sm 2, That it shalbe the dut of apat
di tri United States, ad may relieve him from tence of dismissal from the service or dishonorable ury not otherwise appropriated, brigade and division, the commanding officer of tioners of veternary medicineand of the owner of
y with the militia for such time as may be discharge shall be executed until approved by the Sec. 34. That Section 74 of the General Stat- each regiment and other, separate organization of ny animal or live stock afflicted withor suffering
aeuary for him to pursue the regular course of Commander-in-Chief. Presidents of courts-mar- utes of the State of Florida be, and the same is the line, and the chiefs of the several staff corps rom any of the diseases mentioned in Section i of
tmytmaachcolleeor school. While so engaged tial shall have power to issue warrants to the Sher- hereby amended so as to read as follows: and departments, shall prepare and forward to this Act, or pronounced, definedor declared b
he eaer win be entitled to such pay and allow- iffs of the State to arrest accused persons and 724-Pay Roll.--Cormmatnding officers shall, The Adjutant General a report of the operations rule of said State Board of Health pursuant to th
o as my be provided for by Federal law. bring the before the court for trial whenever within tendays after being called on to orm and work of their respective commands, staff provisions of said Section immediately u
fc. That Section 60 Of the General Stat- such persons have disobeyed an order in writing any active duty for wh ich pay is provided by law, corps or departments, embodying therein such gaining information of the existence of any such
Sf the State of he. and the same is from the convening authority to appear before make and forward to The Adiutant Genera certi- recommendations as they may deem pertinent disease in or among such domestic animals or live
hereby amended so as to read as follows: such court, a copy of the charge or charges having fed pay rolls, in triplicate of the field and staff, and for the good of the military service. stock, to report the same to the State Health
bee nat. de red to the accused with such orderly non-commissioned staff and band, company, troop S t Section 77 of the General Stat- Offier o the State of Florida. All such report
8 aU Secton.te sa o f the -nta Judte a dvoc ates of all courts-martial shall have detachment, respectively, specifying the name o tes of the State of Florda be. and the same is hall be in writing and shall describe the diseased
nei uardt Stte o] ordsol- be, the stt authority to isue subpoenas for the attendance of c' hn eac n a o the Gn er S dats hereby amended so as to read as follows: animal or live stock, and shall give the name ando
pt(vcnibe fro" the United State Arm'y, except witnesses, and courts-martial shall have power to tha he wa prsn and_ pe. l i t t e o m m ndl r -n -C i e t t o d~e. t e use n i h a re fu sa l to be sw o rn o r to a n sw e r a s p ro o f h ese r lls illbe fi e w i th t e o p ro l r a n d e n listed m en sh a ll be e x e m p t fro m ju ry d u ty a n d t he p l ae weres m ~ r L th e s m e a r k p t
much h^ ^a tenao ola eiea wl ds vided! in ctio^s before civil cou-rts o ^ ne with The Adjutant General and one with the if they desre t, . p Sec. 3. That no person who has knowledge of
ti an ol thismStat. se e n70 of the General Sta retained copies of reports of the organization. he pro- Sec. 38. That Seca tat- the existence of any of the contagious or infec-
is l. That Section 693 of the General Stat- utes of the State of Florida be, ard the same is t h al and Con o DnrousmC
*tasof the State of Florida be, and the same is hereby amended so as to read as follows: ;vsion35. That 52 ,5 o the Genera Stat- Laewsteb Faled sof ias b e ad th loe ivs
herebynderndee lawssofotheaUnitedosloInfectious Dise seasesin o mogDomestic aiaso

beaseby amended so as to read as follows: 704--htiest of Sheriff.-The President of any utes of the State of Florida be, and the same is 743-Manner of Forming Divisions.-A divi- pronounced declared and defined by said State
mle teu Ahm a l uipmen for E- court-martial assembled in pursuance of this r hereby amended so as to read as follows: sion of naval militia may be formed the same board of ralth as h aforesaid, or who shall have
-d pMea-Bery listed man in the National ticle may make a requisition upon the Shenff of 725--Expenses of the M-ilitary, Department.- manner as is provided for the formation of a corn- knowledgei that any such animal or live stock is
Gusrd of fors ll be furnished with a servie the county in which the session is held for a Depu- The general current expenses of the Military De- pany of the National Guard of Florida. The afficted with or suffering from an such disease.
lo rm and etch arms and equipments as re ty Sheriff to attend upon the court, and such apartment not otherwise specially appropriated naval battalion shall be constituted as soon as two shall conceal or attempt to conceat such diseased
wieed for the proper performance of military Deputy Sheriff shall receive for his attendance and and provided for shall be paid from the fund for divisions are completely organized. animal or live stock or knowledge of such diseased
Theplacesonheands campen gar services the same pay and fees and be subject to current expenses of the Military Department, by Sec. 42. That Section 74s of the General Stat- animal or live stock, from the State Health Oicer
s maybe~~csary for the proper the same responsibilities as when attending upon whatever name title such fund shall be known utes of the State of Florida be, and the same is or the Veterinarian of the State Board of Health.
mm l f iOrsay to oerace in thev the sessions ofii i the Cirat Court. n o and designated, upon requisition of The Adjutant hereby amended so as to read as follows: or any other offer representative or aent o
Sq t'en ssued through th proper staff cops Sec. 27. That Section 707 of the General Stat- General, approved by the Governor, and no pay- 745--Ortnization and Dicipline.-The organi- said State Board of Health, or shall remove or at-
beprtents approved requistons utes of the State of Flonda be, and the same is ments shall be made from sudrfnd except upon nation of the naval militia and its system of dis- tempt to remove such animal or live stock from
bhe department upon h ban amended so as to read as follows: such requisition so presented and signed by The cipline and exercises shall conform as nearly as the reach, care or control of such State Health
a)-E yowicer ol r fere n abed retrf 707-Conrt-Martial Proceedints; How Disposed Adjutant General and the Governor. ps e, to that of the Navy of the United States. Officer, Veterinarian of the State Board of Health.
possible for the res -cineandrtum, Of.-The reviewing authority of courts-martial Sec. 36. That Section 726 of the General Stat- t shall be governed by the laws and regulations or an officer, representative or agent of said
amy uniform, arm or others u maoiltwary property ote may, before taking action tn a case. submit the utes of the State of Florida be, and the same is as now provTded for the government of the N- State boardd of Health.
erPeI tohe Reforedhistus withethaluerakwt hoe-ainof the me niord nto t whig Avchauhpblcpaete xctetelw o~b t te, ona utsofheSate of Plonlac befa ndasthe same i omatlypaue bmrraico

W bed do mor bsy imprisonment not exceed- 7b-The Slumary Court.- The commanding ment, one hnd ed dollars; battahlon, twen- hereby amended so as to read as follows: Sec. 5. That said State Board of Health shall
ta s orby th such fine and imprison- officer of each gason, fort post or other pla. ty-five dolla s; company, troop and band 748-Relative Rank of Officer.-The rank of have power to emloy a skilled veterinar surgeon
rae itheiscrethonof the c ourt. regimental or corpse d etched battalion t detached twenty-five dollars d etachment of a the officer, oi the s N aval Militia is naval rank, and its at a salary to ae fixed by said Board, to oe known
s ew I enS oS iS of the General Sta company or o their detachment in the National Hospitah Corps ai machine gun platdbn, relation to the rank of offers in the Army and or- af the Veterinarian of te State Board of Health
oh er That Sectaron 69.t the sa oash G uard of Florida, shall have power to appoint for twelve and oriat ainf dollars. There may ganized militia shall be such as is prescribed in the who shall have and discharge such duties as mayn
S of the State of F da ,fo sch or command a summary court to con- also e pad to s rs of small arms practe, Regulations for the United States Army and from time to time be impo upon him by sai
baeby samendeds toasto read as olows. sisto o ne officer, who shall have power to admin- upon their reqsition approved by the command- Navy. The relative rank of petty ofheimer s and Board or said State Health Ofeicer, and to employ
St Ptheofferty to Be Acctd ited for.d- sister oaths and to try the enl.osted men of such gar- ng officer of the organization to which they are seamen of the Naval Militia shall be the same as a ents and re sestatives of said State Board of
The iAform equpage and other Mil rison fort p, ost or o their place, or of such regiment attached and by the Adu tant General, not ex for similar e rad e in the United States Navy. health and of said State Health Officer to perform

f-rdtores obtained through the appropriations o tcrpe, detached batallon. detached company ceeding fifty dollars; and to the Sicia on Generas upo 44t That wherever in the laws of Florida ant duties in connection with the administration
D-edh for arnmi and eqouppti n the militia, or other detachment in the National Guard ot upon his requisition, approved by the Ad utant the term or title "Forda State Troops'" is used. of thps act that ma be imposed upon them bd
e shall t emain the property op the United leorida, for breaches of discipline and violations General, not exceedin twenty-five dollars, Aor the i shall be understood as referring to and will ap- said State Boardof Health or said State Healt
Sateandall other military proper purchad of he laws govern such organizations; and annual expenses of their respected ofies; Pros py o National Guard of lorida. Officer from time to time.
thlytam~eenrai.uo.c. e same.Thatwers iofpnisohmeftthe general cStats- aComnr--hifrCieofSf

ron biefunds yare acondt shall reman the pop aib court when setatied of th e guilt of an accused vided s That the payment of these allowtaces shall ec.4. That e n11 laws and parts of laws in con-liv
d Se Stoaten of Floyrida. Al public mi otary soldier, may impose fines not exceeding twenty- hie subject to such rules and restrictions as may be flict herewith are hereby resale lo. Sec. 6. That the State Board of Health is her-
el the of the United States or of the State of e od dollars for the same ofe nse: may sentence prescribed by the Regulations for the government 46 Thativ hisn Act shall become effective by athoneroze d and empowered to establish, main
6t, with the dilirtia fothe courtim, smy edshregiethall or xcrsdtacedbatilappronedetacthed tec.n.T hatiSectio n 724;odetchemenea t of theaoffiregsimn theNaandMiltiaisenaval rganiztin fan y ts anim alaoryole ivedystokaffictd Bowdt] nw

a Tha i ee accounted for and used under non-commissioned oftheic ers to reduction to the of the National Guard of Florida, and that all immediately upon its passage and approval by tain and enforce such quarantine and other meai-
Soitsons and t restrictions and in accordane ranks o m ay s sentence to forfeiture of pay and al- moneys so paid shall be treated as public funds the Governor, shlle are rres relatA g to the care and movements of a
iby Ma ye prs as maybe pescfbed bvc law and lowances f o r, when the troops are in the field in and accounted for as also may be presdienbed by Approved June U 1909. ms y ad s and live stock suffering from or afflicted with
ss oraeSaoion of the National Guard of Floria f camps of instruction, at rendezvous for tar- the Regulations. e atiany such contagious or nfectios disease, and to
toBe fo. iteroats ma totrythe nF~tedmenmakseh a-in dforwacr d of The AdjutiatintowihthGe ey r e eae o heNva iti hadiste a e a s eints ndre eamo tigesuc omestcaidSaeord

asTa oms ceshi xn ethatjushgeAdvortepose get practice, on practice marches, or oth- (atachen) T he rent of armories shall be pateid by the --i make. adopt and enforce from time to time such
SthMot huar.of .rsall b the s ation omer orpi tetaged i bnasivon retahe a may eef iat y doll of a and to sthe SnumrbeonpGenereabae. soThat w readr n shollws:rd any.dutles in conetiond wsh tah e atnissation
t rt afndt vgUanidSesuArmy, e tr otherdet courts-mant i alshea Nati o werdtofthat huch wg presienition. apnrvd 5e31-(N06d2uty. t thne termfortit fromudatate Tro o officers d rsofts the ownerporperson upon d t o
he CIti gmmadlin-thiefmayo rdertyo the uste Foidiha, o refual ohe sworndisrpineanswerlastio-ofstheseroll, wnlle filedingithenthe-Comptrollers and t e nist emn shall be exdrstopts r fe ron m t urandutyllan-sad Stthe Boa'wfeHeathe orsamedare te Het
insigni a lothr mlW eiea i lay.p0 t. Pl be dsof thed inactos beorern iin l schouraizts. s ifnna xese fter rsetveofcs Po r"they dNae tio. ur fFoia ffcrfo iet ie
Sw_ 3& ha , s aeto 62oa teGnde~lu r al Spt,- utes of t, he State ofFoiedofhe. toand h ame isretainedcopiestofhe poymetsoftheselorganeiz satio. 4s. oftheSate af Floiaws e.and pa thes o amesinteexseceo ayon-eco
uw fthe Stl $a.te of Floria be, and theosme solderebymaymenepoasetoineaas fot lloeag ws: y-besm.bjecThato Sctios nd72 ro testrGtineralS may eit herewith r hrbyru'sdie.6.Tatste s.tnratemongrd ofHeathis eo

-aheebydr eensy n eioetn r v t .rai h b mietodm e ss:
h amended so as to read as ria 1ea ow:er tofm s ne oeff e Presto rductiof t n te of theoNa tfon d tof Floride and thatror iath e dmAPTeRyoft passageO. and. aprodvaltive nforce soe umr ated nmSetionedot
mtch amiton an vsticio an i acodacourt-s:martalasembled, o ofintursune of Iyan I -mnes -pi sasb ratdaspblcf ndsth ofnvalmiitamaor.oredi uera e Rronelain tdteclared and moefied t oba
rules as bdb~ a r dlwneowe rosaei he ieldnar.ndrbyameonded s f o r ea d als flowmyb rs:rbdby ApovdBneo 9 ards ffand lv tok suaforesaindroor a ite wt
RNOW atIons o elitedmni the Nationa ioo loticle. maym akeo i asreu istion, upornd teSe rius ffof tar -t exReguains. o h iiayDprmet-mne i rvde o h omto f a cm nowldgethacotanyiou hor anftimlousdsaerdt
Comr f FirssWo beofuricesshedlwiheaxervcie the get pracie n whichthe ession ishedor a othp- ()The gnrlcrien tofexpenses os hal epMilitayD ebay o hthtinleur omloia.Teafficedowith d orcsferigfrom tmetany msc
strictestc.rand viilnc e farms thequpment sear e tioSoherwiffengattend upn tacti urtvad sch.artvicnoetewiaspeialy aprpritednavl attliorsallbe onsittedas oonastwoshalbcncaleratemtaorcncelr
the fo th PI~elPerorance of military epty Shteroniffsalneet;i rve orhstendTan.schandantipodedo forfsallndtbepbiedialyapro priatefu dfodisonarcmpelyrgi7d.nmlorivstkornwegef
beisedtroih roe safcop.Sc.7.TatScio.07o.heGnea tavt h Genea~lappoe yt heGoeno. n n py_75 -Ognization$ a nd0iciln.-62). propid taerfoardth eforHealt fth.irshall I t

furnished totr commands. and confinement shall not extend beyond.the
ytu ihe.armsto eqnltisted c o.n;dand. icaeoa onfinemfent-shall not extend beyaondf the Sec. 36%. That Section ?29 of the General AN ACT to Authorize the State Board of lHealth carry out the purposes thereof.
.ariae "^ m n^ of an ytieotertr~o o^sto^y ^t ^^ nte to Adopt, Promulgate a_>d Enforce Rules and TatteSteBrdoHathsllb
6M the m to enlisted men, ind lct orcmmandtwhichthe-sol elnstandits re- Statutes of the State of Florida be. and the same Reo Adop, rmulatandEnforce Rulescand Sec. 7. That the State Board of Health shall by
s imfforldaee thereto b t r and lief from duty. The proceedings of such courts is hereby amended so as to read as follows: oRegulationsPb rth te nta nfFlo io rule provide for a safe and effectual manner for the
dstalt, or bea shall be informal, and the minutes thereof shall be 729-Inspections.-The Commander-in-Chief of the Publ c Health ofthe State of Flod disposal and destruction of the carcasses of domes-
ntain the system for the careus..e fan wond the same as is prescribed for summary courts in may from time to time require inspections to be Be it Enacted by the Legislature of the State of tic animals or live stock which sa h ha ave died
tst for military property prescribedda. the Army of the United States. No sentence of a made by officers of the Inspector General's De- Florida: from or while afflicted with any of the;contagious
S Relations for the Naona tenceof summary court shalle b binding or of effect until apartment or other officer or officers of the Nation- or infectious diseases enumerated in Section
odtrt-hag etiabl o ie t o approved by the officer appointing the. court, bOr al Guard of Florida, or by any officer or officers of Section 1. That the State Board of Health shall this Act. or pronounced. defined anddelrdb
-martial for ect of duty. icer command g or te me eg. The the United States Army wo may be detailed have the power to make, adopt, promulgate and said State Board of Health, in such manner s to
.....t heofficercomman adinr eulati onsfr omtimemtbit ie revettSyo te or spread of eh cn-
22. That Sertio 69 ofh theGeneal summary court shall have power to issue warrant,. under authority from the Secretary of War.e rule-, adirgulatiefrotm eimoe-orthntinuance or spread h
y^ttute of the State of Florida be. And the same ts eIs of the State to arrest accused per- quiring and providing for the thorough sanitation taSion or infection.
pmbyat mended sooas to readoas follows* sons and bring them. before it for tralwhenever (a) Ifitshall appear fromthe report of an in- and disinfection of allpassenger car, sleeping cars.
* b yndWd O o a stoi as o OMilry such persons have disobeyed an orderinw a writing specting officer, appointed under this Section, stdamboats and other vehicles of transportation Se. 8. That it shall be the duty of the State
il Everya fs L o Deltratio. ntOy f rom the officer appointing suchn court to a ppear that any officer is incompetent or is impairing the in this State, and also of all convict camps peni- Health Officer. upon being notified of the exist-
int- t Person lly o shall roet from the officer ap ting suo of the charge or charges being efficiency of the organization to which he belongs tentiaries, jails, factories, hotels schools and other ence, or suspected existence, of any case of con-
ormentqiponatly loro, njure ordestic befoiere t; a copy c d with said order The by bmismanagement, neglect or misconduct, the laces used by or open to the public; to provide tagious or infectious disease in any domestic an
y uorm, arm, equpment o other article delivered to t a so have power toissue sub- Commander-in-Chief shall take the action pro- for the treatment, segregation and disinfection of imal or live stock enumerated in Section i of this
Ottat orty issued by the United States or summary court shtall s, o refusaltotbe vided for under Paragraph A, Section 682. of this animals having commumncably contagious or in- Act, or pronounced, defined and declared by said
i the Sttfor mitary purposes. and refuse to poenas for witnesses, toPunish olitary Article fectious diseases; to provide for the care, segrega- State Board of Health under the provisions of said
w" ,tewood such i o o r s ella nd d spu l Of... sworn or an .swer as in the case of othe r ii a y A tce
s oo uchlo or se with inall e t sell disp or courts. The ommar answer, as in the cae thorized to tion and isolation of persons having or suspected Section i, to cause said animal or live stock to be
"e ,wcrte the same with intend ot to sell or rove the sentences ofsummary courts and (b) If it shall appear from the report of an in- of having, any communicable contagious or in- examined by said Veterinarian of the State Board
sno thereof. shall be deemed ilty ofa mos- approve atheo ste ae of w summary court an r seating officer, appointed under this Section, fectious disease; to regulate the method of dispo- of Health, or any other agent or representative of
a m'we and upon conviction tTereof before a i superior authority. shall have power to remito that any public property which has been distrib- sition of garbage or sewage and any other refuse said State Board of Health thereunto duly author-
of^ fmportent jurisdiction. shall be punished mitigate the same. uted to organizations for use, has not been safely matter in or near any incorporated city or town or ieed in writing by said State Health Officer, and if,
Sfe ofnot exceeding two hundred dollars .or e That Section -,13 of the General Stat- kept or properly housed, handled, administered unincorporated town or village of this State; to after such examination, the said State Health
by onmnt not exceeding six months orr- utes of the State of Florida be. and the same is and accounted for, or that it has been loaned or provide fourth thorough investigation and study Officer shall declare said animal or live stock to be
t Shfineand imprisonment, at the dsc re- utby mended so as to read asfollows: injured, or used for other than military property, of the causes of all diseases, epidemics and other- infected with any such contagious or infectious
i th su rt hereby am the Commander-in-Chief shall institute such dis- wise, in this State, and the means for prevention disease the said State Health Officer shall have
(on of the vour .tains 713-Sherif's Fees.-Fees to Sheriffs for the ciplinary measures as are provided for by law, and of contagion and disease, and the publication and the power to place such animal or live stock, and
(a) Whosoever wrongfully prchseutrement, serviceof all process issuing out of militarycourts, may order the Judge Advocate General, or other distribution of such information as may contribute all other animals, which have been exposed to
or has in his possession any arm.accontrther nd for the attendance of Deputy Sheriffs upon proper legal officer of the State, to prosecute the to the preservation of the public health and the said contagion or infection, in quarantine dining
article or unifonn. tool or implement, worded to such courts. shall be the same as provided by law bond given by the responsible officer, and may, in prevention of disease; to supervise and regulate such length of time and under such circumstance
ty. marked or b ~~~~~~prevention of disease; to supervise and regulate sc hftm n ne uhc
article of military_ pro ty, markedorthranunited fo service of similar process issued by the his discretion, disband the organization., n municipal and county sanitation: and to make as ssaid State Health Officer may determine to be
indicate that it te property of the Un td il courts of the State. In trials by summary separate orders and rules to meet any emergency pper. That said State Health Officer sha have
states or State of Florda, shall be guit of a" court, when the accused has been acquitted, the Sec. 37. That Section 731 of the General Stat- separate order f by general rules and rules to meet any emergulations the power to condemn any animal or live stock
e no and. upon convictibore ik sheriff's costs and fe shall be paid out of the utes of the State of Florida be, and the same is I not provided for by general rules and regulations the power to undermine to be infected with
cSpetent jurisdiction, ball be finednot exceed- n s possession of the commanding hereby amended so as to read as follows:for. municable, contagious and suppinfectious diseasnces and coany suwhich conthe shall so drinfectiones disease, and
in wohndred-dollars..r..mprisoed not ex- pulcfnsiunicable, contagious and infectious diseases and anysuhcnaisornftos
t swo h.dred dollars or atpdsce tin e of officer of the organization to which the accused 731-Authorty Over Civilians Interferinx With other dangers to the public life and health; Pro- thereupon it shall be the uty of the owner or per-
cedin six monthsor both at the discre o ngs In court-martial trials. the fees and pay Militla.-If any person shall interrupt, molest or vided, however,. That nothing herein contained son in charge of such animal to kill the same forth-
the Court. of the Sheriffs or Deputy Sheriffs shall be upon an insult, by abusive words or behavior, or shall ob- shall be construed as in any wise preventing or with, and make such disposition of the carcass
rf officer of the National Guard of account certified as correct by theudgeAdvo strict or interfere with any officer or enlisted man restricting any person so segregated or isolated thereof as may be profit Thatrule of saidh
l)a droy im diately upon his vacating an cate of the court and approved by The Adjutant while on duty at any parade, drill or meeting of from choosing his own method of treatment, or min State Board of Health hereunder. That f the
M oridoa veat. hissuccesor or to such other General. his military organization, or while engaged in the any wise limiting any diseased person in his right owner or person in charge of any such animal or
. r obeo hs d bthe Commander- That Section 7 of the General Stat- performance of an other proper military duty, he to choose or select whatever method or mode of live stock shall refuse to kill said an
o rer ometetAuthority all records. Sc. 0. That e l a be, and the same is shall immediately be put under guard and may be treatment he may believe to be the most effica- stock when thereunder required by said State
tesd or opes mpotsu.blic fundshandmi- utes of the Stateo atondasfollows kept, at the discretion of the commanding officer, cious in the cure of his ailment: Provided, however, Health Officer, it shall by the duty of the State
d ~~elt to is fortmner office or com- hereby amended so as to as until the parade, drill meeting or duty is com- That nothing herein contained shall be construed Health Officer to order the Sheriff, or any Deputy
o ak such transfer r to Ptidpte l Drills e eluded; and the commanding officer may commit as in any wise limiting any duty, power or powers Sheriff, in the county in whih sad amal or live
sTb i fp a ilurem-' ..-m to m ake. su c h tra n sf e r 7.V --- eq to p af tit ip et in D r ills, F ie ld l d d ; a d t e o nd' w hirc h satn oidse s d b o e e of r r a t d t t e s oa imy b e o k i l s i a i a o i e st c m
***i. f ifendys. ittS han be the duty c: i an... d Palrade-Every company, troop such person to any police officer or constable of now possessed by or heretofore granted to the stock may be, to kill said e nomal or bra toc iit
of d---d n .. at dete ptm t ifNato Guard Flpoia. aty town or r t nb ach parade, drill, meet- said State Board of Health by the Statutes of this mediately and dispose of the carcass tieo th
d o a t s ouch ader of the texcud by the Governor, shall participate ingorduty is hed, or to the Sherif of the county, State, or as affecting, modifying or repealing anymabedb such rules, d
I. -- .Sto direct some-proper officer i-exerciseswhether it be a camp of instruction, who shall detain him for examination before a rule or regulation heretofore adopted by said the State Board of Health shall havethe right to
O& a tO-N&inr r to "funds. rn- f or targt practice, or practice march court having jurisdiction of the place. Board. recover by an action of assumpsit from the owner
w p -----as cbe and owr. foratleastfivte consecutive dayo each year. and (b)---weryommnding officerwhe on duty See. 2. That any penon who shall violate, dis- or person in charge of such animal or ve stock.
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stea dea U hm be geM 10aMl t- the b-rwatd e q T te sae .t tM Comis0 P oie ta Svhteporoaryo Dert.a epat iner asnd d st he wcion swor t.e dothiestato or l a .nd o f ea aM o r
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--ItIaIe mobSeOgLeat0. ofUt mi sti m s p fron ai ucsame shall Soc L Each pro who deie to practice ol the be peomlprovidedaiof d Sectiono aT ht so thwelor -lA -

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IMM3 r, T r w io s o r a ll n j sm h lMS e 1. fr1m wpe ne .ay d anu d I tae bolde, a a wte, wt hi apin poa e. aenwct thet oure.or, nti vchryoo a :uc ltacghere ther s h e b omt oorm e S so Mar s ant iw M b ma mM

tbees owned amd kept Vla t reiStat o lee~M peae sea or ttseterwultof, n a~nother am p s _yti .s sid Board a w rt en plt fo g ertiscate. thiir I.roseh achoobe i% brgthe ewhenthe. yManspn o r lDiem.ob.e

o4[ rviw Hmth itsm eea ematioesr~~l. rtoiclae t.k-n~n~s,.o on .~h an sapt orot he a ss1 n.. d f.Nur..nish ma sfacor proo tea. re< as at -u .s.cutrbed by n the StelSuermen des of C~dG vPuble lt Seudo. 4. T m an o .pepll~ *m II
s aQl) beto .*le t or5 Is0, c uIor.the p cd ter s re n, sa e t t .ena m o nt on e y ant Sh oen rery etne d b n em lu wn the oftsian dh e .stuyttrt eofrne m a *..
se fo ^ byo AL .it hr _m -- -- P . .. 4 d.M pri tmaerodd m .....e. No ties dWtc aen^Aey -eifi d the B a n rtSec. .AT e.a er do oP bl er ic Inestru cntionedfon the da r
lb hia n a"te olo r wia:.y 10 imn any .. a6nays r .tahlk e the e ampe ha b ode d en t.b.a ee&pingrrdtet o an ahe*thal the A Octobe r it to r a ese oon thereafter as ISMt&tho Pa w i sd o 90a
0a4t s s p odrt_ Oiid1 T oe 6 a nmto o nupnsomcodo ithis tattehe.ef orb nNormg..beAparso f D tcta prb le, throfg hel d oor s m of mid hool Stbe" ptyia i bStt M t M

ea ( oamab .ai d o r M .at attt._nyn p olt, yO .cenn. She r t ry Esain .es uch a. plicatony mu.1 t. ol pone the it ion or oe e e ttery .lsf o[ p b c .ltu o. B oM te ort gl ire a Sh lai sea Eng stlgll
So 1 t O*e..*ar0 Veter--t cS aitis of the. State. .hmnat. or msampest.not, pr sct __l _add fT tnishe b n nt^h is A t Sc 8 the S A cte of .lil a eafcetearom tse A ti -,, ft.r s ...a ale.^" t II g'fL'
it aers Wo t hme Stte Brs f ;fe 'tor eala fo etuit i. saogte. ....ifn crssary to cohmponly. b es.r .t eeth stde n sal bwite Govrnrfaid ed wi. a .a a it it todtts. ture. d the dm
@bA d b ea uafo a "-.. mes o ror. a n alysis a. n g n a .al m aneh r m ere o ans t and t a ceeo A p. JTti nd si l a the uty. o e a on tif oad n oo w d. ,

or ke er w mcm. r t .ro aison .of any transm i 4e..mthi to the soAct.eaed o rte or ay be procted, o terticate oby the t eems n ts to Civmla t in l tate o t o is clieu-mmr.

kal l e~ad to deerini su wayasm y An_ d on e..tb hitm.o such empl pca ge.u bothat th dBo crd t on ofthe rd andsherr en pr- Comm ong..! Schools ofth Stautueo Plonda t oe e- c. 6.t o r othhepetell dt
(I T at eary w hr Ml i sc k awre rw n ab of e to O theor e oin ,SK. Sa ter, sh e Ntopes the hqualifci of ro iea at inysueA Bt < te sh a d -m a t

torBw aa. npsu kprina mot t o a o wr, sha, l traimr,^ m rth tieame u otim toe appicmant .o pra .uce so den tal s om Eucth the fo Pre o vi d nor Seactise from a fud1 tob
teha s itaectio.s tdiseae rSthae Caem. whot fix sead by aple A t, n sac e, ee sera houndet, can pabe and satisfactory os- t.. e and whe the re arineAdelts to tta ris o ..saers the la m -
OWN That sand pero. or Tehea whok shagc Pscrtif theeeonlt sh b ith e Com sname of Publi exmnatone he ora nted a c artiaterby Stand tisfto ammation1 Uo n STdWe o ng efect J a pa le wae I

o lfa~tue e son sao .osrda or. re-d. or. c l ure w h l eur3nor So iuare.. w ne the dpst a ce oe pasaeptaofe dUhisrcesta. oleg e r dBt wd s u b tl o reshaemors bti e t ay w tSebfth e te S a eiofMFa orrid -e a e sn oi
eWnd.aln s tSea Boi r .t k e __ fpeaird us te o am eI& ts of.oeringl utheal, ws entIorad n r achic.tof en. Bto cty bo tsuh aiu stre tPAom fthy te s Oi to.aSd b oasnt am foa a or sI
herenad or wo sh-a ll s fany oneerfee w In case mtanyfacttur o r d ershll p. or ll bxa es Socl appusiet12danceof2his or her rphn to Fm ork ola:e the hire of a yosoontehiamrs b 10 %

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Btar od He =lthe a b =ae 9ftL or k e of Slose.CsealsandofixwasF A"t S t e C mat S t' a 7 e A Bo ard of D all be r asappre.iAsructi rean d rlsmft of te Governr e n r u seod o aa it schol d : *

(a1l pia she bya a time se _=-ws o0 tahe sf mpwho t em i. n e s preaMed this ec t*t ohany. I ;Sn atm e th sa" p iactwit t he c d et oary ev n o- su t a ers t st the s uent* ethe e .Io*n(t aa0 40e 9" 1>
b rned siadrts in a.s a toe o o emaeeMI- w her b.Mt mof.;or s .an oesi ket some .utbl m Bm o arh dpaer to n andp p nation uonfi e t i ficte, t A heiresc ieds o and t suchr in. dr ls ch.s. raws fo. in Ts a er wh u a me
ne w e o rt It statkhnoe ahresalitont tne e u t ostontmt..e.ndyfrnoswmsatsare o t A rioutattueeisatdei aslo r iabed-b the s .sb.ttso .-r c. .tat Sup. rint e d.e of tPubicuntr ae oIt mch.T fnd O.. .-t--e- -
(Th btm r adtd awheever s ktAChecaras of theae dis, anl l oepri anttent teeoft e tw e nty ne. ,ye o pnof mnal o a. or aterds th e-on. E dcts of th verlent i A ca a eoa of Co s .
t. .Satt .tep-e"ceanya o taky i s. .adl sam pl e," toe cemto the d psteei of "tthe toa red s e to S os e .a eo ta: te haenithad a F r amtevattho pca to I=f

do-w or may i baons catmnotbn I k totheBord ee.7.Anyteahenodoffceometioedin hismi a duate pra rf rom o the r w rofn te s dte o t co oer ,
isdoStateBofd or withee a sad er Sdtoc s rh alAtehorlralbt e Prfaact f i oe a to res tn e qacrtificatent o de Penat i s A iut Board th e auin oft Sate dione o p
orit we injneon- fom o the sapecatio of tay aahSdavtofte? Stat Chemist!" or S! his Asi tant Jurii tion prodd.Tacta dnothintr o dethalsu c f Enducthe onlementso Povdernet for the Te ch .apropacriJateds f roate t.d se*< ae deied h
3oaterBoas tor ealOa bes i fas meo.t sabe Pr snvdwoi a ke n.rso et s heoi d byethed atopen t iopas a n se P saion hfer est her Sae i Requir d bl aches e pia to e p ioassad t leas
S ic ll. Tate oM atw ptto o o f the w ro or euy thas St t a .n 0t Ofier Shrfcrins.. hand fe ga tractifilite b and atitot po Said mustoees upnvined e tfhct Ja lans oofc.hy th*S I
v ion s po) = ft C a V w soofs Ah e or a a t nd o tc hemt d eterm.n t fons o er n l ys m d of nf o drP r i d ne d f urn i n oe b ythe B oarese and Sec. ts. T h iA ct shall t he ed ct fo m its Pas- to n small fter o d fa e i a e
suati & S tat the o oae i t thee ad pe d b < t derStisate Chemist o r a yoAsst aering Sbothe eanon s B tactanicteerthfiteB it boards in thes State a t t sand dtoast se f Aftta n per east.

be Sae reath e.a of the Stoda ofy a Iattle f a tro ther edi f a n ina othep etshoanap m e sod. ... ...nrrabytcG vne by the th. t s .t.nd T.atie.. the el mintao in tip, o o...issoners itcoane a a ds .d s
Bnimls id of Helh o ny -*a wipra thtyo Stae Cems o by teAocatin oA Oist alnticl State Boemis of'7 Deny a pxmerso shlls hegrded a prc- elemenltary rnileofAeelu and the ele*et ofCSl oen entrcution on t uhi Appct.- ri h .
uasetAthe or a r Stat e at Omnc under hist oieUa d Setsde shall ps em *.Wenrsuho dnali sgcate ion o theea ernicAe bentr ov othedv Gorne pt d the Othe i mn mte is i f oth e ta
Ph ovi-'. h. a.l th a tAa thoa iers of rs rsyIhPe r oe d nAr ls y and d t the Boaard Crh-mm oh e t sch puntd o hc the de shes to acth e .bl .c.. ae T ude on wteh t s uorohle y o a m mier son to ACot- P ris--
Iri be psaw e by Se e t e aellag on the sa ide wo t snd s h s troe e ied to rin.dts ctton r bth a n th e practice dentistry n an d nonp mhe sa. with the ns otrhetr visions of teereqin beo oero Sc ... T.
to ard w e to ehe es nt tot thed- saU be nt fo ae i s thms sAc t.mne tob er d e coan o pe ntes an d a o beati a nd up l a e to es, or br an d are bei axdA An tauAt s on saidT prhos raRt ou the Teaateh laaws two tons int i

.pathg o d, Bet .liv. oewa th e r wito tposlfr ti whs h e C skontenth oth Ageric to eurthe B r. md rcelneoten as ysbu eait e.hs or hnarao Se isonf t it lt o r e thane suity dof te louny sage o tiar r i o od P.tle
ta w h e t the torct se i o TeSa estad prs and the e n e or fe a d a lprofAgricuoftes or,. the r Sol and of Ed ctof.b the s r o e Se. 7. The writngar oa ebispr ct caort eoretica
this State ealthave O he power Al~se ato theifdoA onrce and ofbop oabnheaUlscesamld shalb a. a u rt he psetion aofyte a hat ahr athorSta tor pschf be sh colllo rth at t he kt on as erb aoriall toh

e"sema pte"istion o (ts A It aad ayu ah e o sas te be thcat n anSarso ohe bee teaeet oFre toda emn o aid a bte ts ch. Thieadt Frr .onents oley o tte easie m fW t
S dor tane Boa er of suchaaclhara tera i ta ape or dhs As not wthpaihe toeny Poivie r oy ath o iined nden t e n y uof ee t hea the hel e bay rnples of A County B oard A o r the e W of Sta ti s

be Doaid s lan a r w e e tmid livid:r area an andec. 9.tThesBotrd -ay evoke -he berpliacate Aprroved June ,, soo "uertieedentitryeoroentalour-sofaducatio e*
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haeB amdir d to c He6ath e t 0 say o- thoa omwhi a ednote eminetbo a anayze ft th SUe rso n named theas to rcunt ea lee os to lie 9i. e a s laionseo:.ut n sad the r ta a

infe ct os ,im e ep anwa satisfaotoryAlsT eact a d ut re d er eb Uw n o c s n bo a
Sc IS.-Tat or epto l te p or ceurty th e tresults MM etheomi wh it et o oegrapnd acer tt ad sure e' .h s dand 7tAlact in s aid s s S i m ohess bo A .
visuwi th saoe fthe o s a t or l .ula o .thi c h me. A r s che al tetrminatoAn d,.e d eor aal -e Oaf e n o naid, sinuemd m mber. t esen t an Acd Sua aiso =d... .r t
taSed ae B a t o eam by t ofbe S a e hems, c tohtteteaed rtan dedt mSae on prvef th ab ge or. m sexvactione rte veth thcert cin ac.a It Enaaleen thi e e g s abing esont a o saditdoom" snas ----o-- t

Saw.c .1 orpoiiio~eto~fhsc Chmistso drs lqor oy foodst e proyduincts he of .. out te e _of .a o __al o _rgeneral a naeste _tic tiept fotenances of U henpublocsdoh Gte o rt tesuire ca italq per-+1 anu h wntbdfr. le
A e rror MU d shaunl w ap y inInd mn e man actreror ot hea ler tos ha l.ld ctc hallb t ro tandl msavtisf or o ean in d St eru e o n, fo, .. ....eos b too -.. fs way bow
theStateaes althd Off icer.da ina a- wiothe te ges.tofrom the Assoira tio o f o n a is ad byte PSatie dtieBa ofaf N dentamlinrers a t h e .nton p1Ta tt element t r of ti e. ard thepr inci .eO o ofs tions act a

inh the oan-t.e of t.o""" Ata t, y s _e xt. Chemist ofr ith urnies r S tates, t Soe Mlyn person w s th e sTregar dan troadut hel ameng an C Pion me n mt e T rnmis iner o
a th a thi Act S I s oT eea bha eet the. uotyon of dit e ay t register o t he Hero, o twerersitt bdcoutn o ther smbme, tahe ret n sd S utchrn areme Pwit thfrov.o hh ,shlwd- at A o T f ee-

APprovded Juneha 5.- vaueofoBaa. soua otio er m th conat. hre n the Siddtuate r Ch m ast ofeah utr y ina ~ t hc edsrstransic n Jvenra...tne be- Se 4THunte and Kpled. an d Pro f idiril Peglc t am a "t s m tah w otE.m
-- k tit es teaws. of mbe Stae of o sxredandd o r i~s~ huh f odr dug s liquosttor toret sugrg i thneg bluithe brrctihe of sthesh1arod nste tiemo as moey t is al e orVVl se
ftles idh wt-- thie o ear. .ll er f de gtie wtsa e a nothe fored bnay shis t ct is tcotonds tuam e ofthim A ct.wh aodi ess llopen, o, aleas- e c Enoa n td P eliatb nooul nre oltS eof a thFor-.Act .ths*.- t ty awp S BTh
pa.saer.. an %.. cte l e pearaw ise _arrto sthoteo rc misfbde tnue seiueaby f the smcea io ne corspoh osh a ann uni re to theonahh r ubl rii omnd% : o "s t hdanda ghiat d or norbd& = = ot. .
A" be pA tunished by n eot aivet ,m0 8theasramthe cantakyi n acs u ltrov d sareo and. t o e w .enin n w thn he practice dentist.ora ny an ther sae man ner at hera lie Ire r iti l
= = 1e Bolars fHathFa or Syxty as tobe sent fooranlysis, colsomerless and lev rns oe h erformsanyst pehresartionupnte, tem e-th banthchsarfsui edad tugt in ys y Soc. I .oto red Inu

mix oretel a the State HTe su o er is u pnw- et c ot h saetedutyo ommi foerdlA p urovit ede oe ah rtificalteey wthe requstioe shletut s ucn oana urn Set.I.Tnyha pirsonhall rme or d u ofnth ol n ulortouant ys o s ud
eat di:t. tlsa.otea. eeo. sary o hSt ateo s Cm whe ut d a d p ton thepsoearin g has b ee n etro. t h eon l inofe ad certificate .a rd o ts o cwn ordofnEdctaion, y fvtebsevoteralwcountiese n Sta y A t ar on, a
&WSateto hr av et heo to maind any of this shoal Th ag e e.her- hthe oreldence anc pato ent ao edul hreby w. yt ha t teEfun hecSaew to- r i he anStte qui od w th. o it sharo? a l
provisions of this W any rule o sai d TecrtfsPica ite ^ OfS^ S anaysi ofth State Chms.On oa. ise Ba prd actcn denoeth etist.isalbeteahr Appro ughou Jthe i conte re909.vy fuprom thew themf who slat.* t

S" '"eD "iowt o s Re --A -- intorhisAsstan eonpommerly fertilirertesd nby h prme obt-h edo. A fenora pc y i_ _o t tea the tarrepyrsetacho ch Ae gBo-ad for th sade f -- e 4 .
Wdiatred inialmeson. o h e pio ionsofp the afindvi.of..l State Chemist o r h i tntate mist.s dd it t.onPo vi am d d t h o suhae inget itaues or trheg r and CT t Eno3a9te meeo xe v en.losen nd th e o ot e
shall vi olatteornatr"gsaliq too foodproduts hae ein ofiseSBote.rd apnde i urnsrint tn e ractfteth ; Atuo Unenco aen W amea Pr innedessoiry that Sa Sth-I the I

vsionsof hisAclt.aor any prusofle ws c c Oflichen m icualcdterminatornsal ,or p a nsalye ihs md adPo v i dsAed. fArteronThanos rthingintehis becn Sec.3.Thatn itshalldbether Gmu:toyEofrallexmn on Wn rsoti

ttar whe n vion.. tis.' ctu, 9a'teher p tale's Satte.dn he uoS h fomhith a rnn ha c Aesti.tfat te t So n orev e ntdayle su rme trcrart tee, thwithci the n eoatroduction th Riofs shall, P i Fo eo b ing oenT o r ta S M s i
SAt o 3.Thet tivs Adtm ofal o ft.e iAt bassofcat o heC miseioner loye Agricultur sem of outtheo derflcalorne al. ite tic e the Sotme toro the Proitepcsion of os.cth Gamet QPr- _apitaeannum onr1m a

rete iat m4ely uponit appr .val b t G anyad laor peho U shall btr s the m ad e tccrdi n eprgpertsem t h o d3e.l thnyrefr .to Up.aov rthifi a tsrh-i d noticrytherves uteTim iiSn Whthe Thu e t, how.. ..u
npobed une a otv og. iMdue the g ommer inthe ofA t"cuwture bhe sd ler Secrot haltasmor to tn e p ov onsor ns ct, ot bte Huand a n evil a th M _nma t b tl o oe
ania s i s. m. brndoit h a.byoation drur o r AStthn B ..r..f ..a the eorde of se c fr o.e.eins ale try Vp r s ofTahis A

lMa s More aExofrt Foods ] ). food pro duwysmfoexdu and shfro c the fun ds Sp- ch. sa oof hesnUnall tvdeS he. eed..ns asp dg Bse lt E cmto ern mn.t ei samers o t ased pat y o Sm ciLe I.Th t S t d e Commel
pior to pth of.his Tda i We r bated for i sra e d u tofen ses e be the cm l tore b terect he.l k f p e a nen. usty Coudae rt o ther subje tospi au.o plac saihich oo.tere byd ha th- -o. a e f
AN AT ILIAmnd he atiose t a. evn a Tnima s hs iser f of t agriculture ndwihsc od aefud roeruigttatono h orhel b fSte* nseci n uof ny gie faddms*

E n. Tnlove d lPoue of tn A- ct ~-Ishallbem hdu othsd ocut.oChresof1eac Any fcourtyin which hnexdes ir estaon t hee. Oe Sec.inT or stany person b wom ofarluporneglechsrt oo& I a sc r t e t t pI
kiled:- upinew b ksO h tt ftofixosectandalprdsofnpuritforatfoodnyproduct os where of ambgnnin p e pr a o tisngcero etisiaeto ryisac owid rcompyw thtefreoling pbroliseions ofhrws hy*erei nyc tog and

.AlOt..o P-t.n.the Ato."slewat npr. O ismrndof- th. 1am et farenotoihxed retisActe.ina ccordeanc to eeountsty or couies, antosbern.fro msll taims .oard nnosed, where2iathey te b of .lord u po.3.whn*e. Te, or oM l w._o dofllad ro-to
passageftos os f Act.oo obr JU o, dastof. meeitatd bc y Outthe o vmbsthone of A hSecrtary toct e pla ed s*he rtie onet.o h to h Co er of the. which, stchpersoll firorb corport ,inlm es provions o Seteo o 1thes A

Be Cade aytnd Conbdimets, o Md- thec su Thaty thostatd dollars, o shl muctee- anCrcite Court oup ome county nntcSate.,sse as tabl i mgmmn preserve or o the r isseitreing, wipaato reoa or_ imecm.ent ,o+t
c......L urs r h oaua tur annual report essary, iGo hereby_ onnor l don. n ....boa rovandedu ost mne t tu a ys foromo dtne ofton- s an t ectson oftHer game on spdrlrndes. *. Appco vedm Ne t sm e l k
tierby Pie..te .o r the Vndam i vo d sfro m w aT oneas outyf the erc i Aagru t uorem thi ehers ioand inn the rco nspi, cursogat.eis wheiver.rersd JundsedIhem.nha beguse ily. 19f sphamlted nera it stat *Poa d nd foaSr to Serato TaC m e rndcea aads soo-fb ihed. then dayh The eterl wh ned o f hew the a mensaelpot tq oarrd th e acsu reof ess on sh e proffth Ae ctd tbe l by the7 lw oordhu, or t o
the ASt a eH e st o rbob the P da t De t e State C hems rhonheA suistsa yen d Sh C h e xam n (II.oo)h d ollA rsif scahc e l t fl rlo c m ol yrwe raisrtsmc u n co.d n. Ap Tthosaid le aw sm >

eased co ment of i ens( n a p. ied St.. s iattdio n rc.tes eow anasis cah t ardh ve bte n m ishned. e r fa to re steoanym certificates s ande of the o e rd ror any prton te.. o T n tshle Ewoan ben t ands -,-w orM aHlw n -st p ite t ar f s I
aw.nd wtht. Eo e emro.t. od iAoiation ofgs ote blise dr ted Ct o c he iits oe of the orfea tgen ..o a ande nsc terefpreco tth theMr ovainrea or othnercled.. A cty po -ose ts f o mm a ofSu t it l M
fortheow erfsuchan ia. ls Ix oof Agr.iculthe u re andthe State fixcuch 0i0__nnnn em s ts oa t~ n tte rv~no hsAt h p lo l_ l + is l I

Secnn 2. law, ord pa.t s mof n. l awin efc Thanatud foal e. ors n prts of law in thn- Pthamidn th e n To s o ki. are ere y or..epea edd. Sate e s .a or.wh fu cis ae eriae t s, e .ot I ma oner .to ro e the ea s ifcateAp- rove tan thirty 7cdction. R son add Provagded, at th e tthe1- 52sate' of r Inte
aSnear taton to s Ad t ie al A sto i nt Seeta e t o thene of Agriculture bt ort n ad e afo otandnencison the Brovsn a of w ,the n the soame nd th P rotecve y therof.t oa o nation of tt Gam r= t. ** **
- it s upon itio nrt( poo Aaln yo G tobe, wteeoammioet shall bnte papp frol the over rp. te so na oa there nllrim h toe eiah esuor yne tohe sect hatndra e anyt oe tredimgtoe xn70 ed ,n Be ibysai sc.d b .al ane dl T th
Dp r e mnec to tAn ial te n y ing as ol o s. Ldife r v t e i c nt where s the sid ate sche ry a trnit to Practi. Pc a e JA N. HuAe CT.... .. .. Kt e and orhitno n ... essryo lc nes, h1a bo1
Pandstoew suc heanimals o kion o ithi t hsAc. emftoi rsl lugtrdsie tmsttotdetlstru r denymtu tal te r a snbexmn co e fpitdo tapdi lc etr poviboctsedecam te I irthretraslaet

twocy washeth ior AtoT e p as e ofthnft.o be f andecardi oseasd r im visiondsi of or At ticae Gee o he re"oodofl hrs for Viotios s of T hsA t. v att Tl
eed m s cas f- a d the du ct was fvthousnddolr, and s ol mcau h then o f"o Scafe ornds suabsequ er tol e dat uedbof ngis acde tif ihna or theatei.Boe of t a e t P Tard. al State ardanun am n a
M : AM taw s or par be l ea e ssdrl sshnrnbitenanlllunft or f isbra c o ntare dsi z othaofnihey -ffds the ose sbyd vae acard. otnr t eg e s et aoni dse Be d Endcteddby t e L egolature o e of c1d from o l itr e .dI
rpriar hrb W adti Atsal t .dofnpure fasdeot. ofmixedfedbesfatrisinrgthes accufseid Boardoned, i er thpoifionsofteiswhal e nevr sadlandsSo&h0.lltayebenpsedtdrin4of*7tsese rses
Atake A t Am Sections Two. Seven. Ten. e rom theas ixtuin ewhichdscs or tless operact t he atborn o f s ed Bo ard shall cachre versal Se crionso. I spct shall be unlawful for anyCO i anyh edSabol e a t

Elven Twelve and Fourteen of A n Act En-id so mshale therdtyof th s eesaryismd e immseduinat- of cr mSensat2. ony thalume f neglet (oodlarfor anysa onth erton to.g Anto thersan, unenor copoatid pshlatieof suc eod hall ha iegvnolar he U-pite
Approed: Jun .L i*. tha p nisety-nine perso ~ns vofla etimixe fny pr s ons pard fay esnon.inn etfct op a tc h wing or cotaking, mullease or ayotherwfo ish. fn or many ctwosen"

An Act to Prevent the Adulteration. Misbrandof of thisaActhas the rrced ine do the et c h day d ctust ly denaged from daid Bof ead un trlsed manys in the wate of oth risea updnterab ors* an ab v wo le-al) a <
sag and Imitation of Foods for Man or Beast, of teedsoitored be turnedie ntoilhe wtr e e t S ec. 10e.N timiate vok e aecersofia thensha wl ih sach b ird or om Ap era on ayo- provisi shof S et a o l to A

Beverages. Candies and Condiments, of Mediciecn1.eha the staoe Chehs Gsnall mande aneurrduit atutendfnsome county on said Board, lastabin an ogame provserve ofo theaisiAct shall ga-po o red orvaal arnsa e rvta or tmpeahme
SDrugs and LiquRAFT or o( the M manufacture anO .be ec.tor theele G eanimalrts of awor ds in c olT e Sbetak u otithet Bac d banlbeen frnisted o a on au action g hrofi beusfndtnoa l m oroan patthtn hing Appraved Jme Cam
AN SAeCT mtheorSatedof iri d tn the T a s Pe n- dxcrtia of this Act, beed report may bra re hind ed nssuhe o f am te shall rbes ne himsar n to ticf th dred ollaush put orcon and other on ntybankeoh tior --nt erl I e mwr
lty af Petor the Violation Hereof in tat hw raded onsts ofeal feil dat onew aerfcaessary expiss ctued mpon othnativ thirto das;pPoovidedhThrther plthea eesou a* is Edfwaer.bu -Ile dsoae o 4).eaof
Ipet=odn Do and AnalyssfromtheBs rdof plabelhedwi thwist Actihall v e xprade- nda e orfame th e t ie and a the Barde of hsThetaccused n moryo sal be protected by the povsiof Floriaent to .l any the lands uT a e
bp he ort idn StateDtent of Agricul~agg t ure ta fes t at men dantel upon teannuoval b tono the Go rnsesshal l be r p sd feriateand the fsusrc envdb her thi an pActio ths shall. ohalleimoee brac exaed ing erent d ifstoh w erewith he appr Iov V 1 of tha
HAeranl th STa tesndAtortey ta heu End. Asrovinthen e of te ma fcltura r C Eibe at o u der the provisions of this Actun hsel.hor S e d2An fy crsvidtator pfin ost a tal a
P111 in Mas ItEatehy e Lg tref ofr. PSadn ta ofo cot on se Uied oiltes, hereb dhefne ocas repfesednotong sc t3I The s tatmn Pofid c hares eansd o a-si lnsb lc notice mypywt h rvso s uponhisc W dthde b oudar siese O1fSt*B Apontmen1.Tht the Aditroall Asisnt heareb Whte Dcpattoeed oilfo Ag dibleturp yosdes iotto toheyimg auta enocn h rvsosohis latkonadestl as t twentye by afi e ofnot amogevr y e thano e h red-ofl, so atre- h~SrSh I&I*0 a- Chmists th oar Epr od ofnHalsth Fun d frSxyasd tommbssnearly odorlbess paoid s f andt fundissap the sadBoard fnsthel charges aeahrperstnmappyin que n = intervas ndt impreisnmentwo eundecd andis te "i"S" 9f Ml s Qffi
Drugm I onspec and t he Stro ate TthNeessaryi Wionater otnsedol for teavbingpexpe ses ofteSare v~et he fr certificate. Suc prcice detisto r den; take Apnproved planes. wi chg aptpersoav a l by*"** th .er
bounydirce to En harge the Provs aon of said war-t. hoefrmist.apoto f h tattchs en fo t he puersoy ae in thes ct nexamifiatonfe ofl ringhtsame nbakletr pnbars a*t- ". ~ ssfe a Ml It
cant to tehe l Bo l ar sodPa of Helt a ws iand to- removed. They may buer eiathed. whitei ordYelltow t BereIt thesomel to the i s ala al m t oe S be Wf henemoffver the State dohem rsmar find byc teexa- Sc.t 11. Aup stenographicarotef ssea ysi amnchasn prced oAt her ws i90- n tefei 71). Approved t u vwo *-.* vo rS***'e e dibrse i aymn fP:ill A 19 b nt o r a n a lybenesis.tat adulteraed. miban ded.l ap- toarevok ad certiofite fnshaceming anto the exS- sANd ACTd toandouhragae the Estabishments and Btcto '-***'^a e
l~aw*. or1*1*''* ie% ^ mitaeisetion drugs. alquo s orfoo feroutizes havepn se of the em rsfsadBoard, adat nscriptlteareof kepth Maviionteac of thi ls e Ac.itsam e Preserves for by11SA -< 1 0? ON**-a- t la--.^ *o -o rt rpitdadstaieoto h esa
Sec. LAMlaw s a nd Fo artse of laws to cnfictl bee maufch t ueredo r aisae oeesry put onale inediate On itspiens.Atperon wh osemcertifi cat h0) lars bee n y Certain t go int Other Game. untoae lan d "S ** ^ 'giesr etllN
Awi th the provisinsfthis Acut aerat Yn ____d y aS aia ble. he halfothwith furnieesh acrtificaf the t revoke may fiuale wihth e crae tay wtin the u i rtyo the an Introducion mi. chase4 and ot -ws Ineer ga1'!.0 AN2 ACTc to Raqwt thsrat
Sec. a Jd That tis Act odshl gor ttor Be t, o- thtefeesto thsofc the Co misine r ino fArclue daso the Trauyfrof ,a dalleisionofthe Ba rd n esawrittensnties wthe Same, thed Prothe aetio n y ofso Suea Municipal Recr ds Shn- om^ait~
D gsee l upnd Liqts apova bye M~the Goenor wahe se.2haltrnmt the lasame patsof t aws prpe prose- (! ertr o h or suha eenotiled the servctiond Game.ef aened nth Tmoe i hn W ihum They ^ te.weateTpt
Approe d Jun teSae of Ftonda prsr1aPn lcuti office i this Acout y wheren the sa id adulter-b Sech tamon a shall transmisat todeoa the dr dllasor anchoMYb Hne ntinKled. an d the rovidnty jaien-t Me It *'* 1,-a by- SSW ta
ally ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ td mibrndd ore imtto drugs.n liquorf orviin foAt rpaedtsorne Getnerya nd th necessrd ofsuhpre dngses alties fore Violationys; PofvTisded. Tate ri- rFIN do dtata hCde~e* -
Insecton ndAnaysi o th Arice fooib d prdc t w.T at hs fon.a nd shall caus ore th de f goods S u rch oficessalrve the pich r oe eig afh s dut. lle- Aoyo id obepoetdb h ",viono CO'" 1. lt alylo Sthewil hta*
byCIAFE cl k d tt1Dprmn fA rc ue fe m eitl pnapoa yteG vr or s eda byshel recordsfanm their feeis BeectEnaed by the thsAtsalo nayoe t rsactu ofxteed intatea d w -'f*'b otdi h rili 4
A ACTagn tohAen Sa e sAtorne Two.h tSev Tnoe- prvdJne. 90q Broverdulnge the pactions of the s B act. sall be a f ndta Ioo n spectionOfan I- i-^ -tiFend ftrfat

ment Hereof. andda aing Meants .hereor, no part of said expense shall be paid out ot the company or corporation shal o.wn, more thwn o idon ,t aa o. of Riacma& t hey
Providing for the Appointment of Additional State Treasury. All moneys received in excess of such game preserve: and Provided further. That ive thirty days' notkv of an t b
Assistant State Chemists or Expert Pood Analysts,. CHATER 5936-(NO. 67). said per diem allowances and other expenses here- the person, firm or corporation establishing own- c n e ewpapr pubcaiioinl the i
a Food and Drug Inspector, to Appropriate the in provided shall be held by the Secretary of the ing or controlling such game preserve shall be sub. w rcontties wheme sue lan to h 1
Necesary Funds to Enforce the Provisions of this AN ACT to Create the Florida State Board of said Board as a specail fund for meeting expenses ject to the laws of the State of Florida regulati situated., and a in a t
Act., and to repeal All Laws or Parts of Laws in Dental Examiners, to Prescribe Their Duties, of said Board; and said Board shall make an an- the hunting of game. Talleaha"e. a. aid a aIther
Conflict with this Act. Approved June 3. 1907. to Regulate the Manner of Issuing Certificates nual report of its proceedings to the Governor on Sec. 2. That no person, firm or cor ration mab e advisable once eaeh wa t
shall read as follows: to Practice Dentistry and Dental Surgery in or before the fifteenth day of December of each shall be allowed to hunt, chase, maim. ki or oth.- tc shall cotain a de ot adl
2. Th~t ~thee*mi... fnthe State of Florida. to. Regulate the Practice year. together with an account of all moneys re- erwise interfere with any Hungarian partridge se the term&of"sa. thbte a- pta gi
- t me_.of of D.entistry and Dental Surery, and to Re- ceived and disbursed by them pursuant to this ring-necked English pheasant or other bi rdssuch lends OW b SoM. a s
ioodoand.oru rhll bes diecbyheIaChemd pealan Act herein Named. Act: but should the amount held by the Secretaor not native to the State which may be Vthauto, wttheywi We M thd er
i ; of Florida or u der hisdiretionand 1110er- n I Il.,,~.O '- a. tim ecethree hundred (11300-00).do07 raised or o~~e pnaysc ae -Florid. fr U thetimp ot i
.,a g .r -m*such Be-na cted by the*.---- o t eState o y e xe oed tr, tedulon any.such0a wnsrvesor pnrte. e S e e h da o --
exmination whether scharicesanoaulterated Mrma las.thee-essabve-hre..nded..3o .ol-sevesorin qStae orrheperodof hre yar
J m -W^ M ; ;l" " tlars shall be placed with the State Treasurer to from the passage of this Act. andthat after thatmaking the sair. they
. it2..... .... .tha. a Sectio 1. That a Board of Examiners, to n. thecedit of the common school fund of the State. period no hHuaan Atd. ri sona .Arms or eors .
my ofsuchspecimsisadntulrate s a ist of five practicing dentists who shall be gradu. Se 14- Any person filing or attempting to file english phneasan or other amet brds not native .-le wi th mm.a
i wfit a e a rf om Acny orashsow adoplo- tes of reputable dental colleges and recommend- as hs own a d ploma or certificate of another, or a to this State shal be chae, hunted or killed ex- bi drslno ontv th i a e h
erofAgricule casa soadultr- a by the Plorida State Dental Society. to be forged dipoaaffidat or identification or qual- cept during the period allowed by law for the on S on wh
ated or .6.tandedto beseised daeSrl known as the Florida State Board of Dental Ex. tincation, shall be deemed guilty of a felony and, hunting of game birds. to easpectlon by any permea
the Co which& th -arefau... a~n~d l aminers. is hereby created, whose duty it shall be pn conviction thereof, shall be subject to such Sec. 3. Whoever shall wilfully or maliciously a" +t Andm is se th a S-2e
ctasenouti y ereof sbe vesa theparty frm out tihe nposhs of thi Act as h - anne andimprisonment as is made and provided b deface, remove, mutilate or destroy any notice d to "eI
whom such smpnle w t y rt after provided. s members of the said Board theStatutes of this State for the crime of forgery. put up under the provisions of this Act shall. .upoa p ium. eas oVa
motifiedalbegivepana"%a" hal appointed by the Governor, and at the Sec. 5. A p erson.who shall practice den- conviction thereof, be fined not exceeding ity ospa fb awotteo t t
belose dR ftWHAWA AA ftWAIP g U time of theirappointment an sid Board must t or dental surgery in this State without hav- dollars or imprisoned in the county jailenot ex- ly0ter t e *Ptra-e of theaaS
AS e others beactual sessaentsof the tandus have obtained a certificate from the Florida ceeding thirty days. or both. in the .li,-crt-on of prof.C..amisd paltsteio i.
..mi.---nder so*.; b eenm for T period of five d or morte hegavy State Board of Dental Examiners. or who violates the Court. b-et te eiapefg by a bi
, dofhpovisionofe iActhae be, ,k n mlcensedto practice denti. .or dental o anry of the provons of this Act. shall be. Deemed NSc 4. laws or parts of laws in convict with OM P -
guilt oftm-s .e -eanormard.nupontcrnvictionhthisrAct .be.pd-andthef r a rehe.*eal-edr. ovw.

. .....*yAnrcharty.nhsae sare a of in this tate. Thee t eastforcewich h yas$ Apoe ue 8,too. At.I sM Ath e r te M
dueUntedStte Ditrct ttemr wof D saidtBoard seshalliboledofiscretshllneourthe bard, thereof.sshally teeshedislytarfine ofs State a ce adin ntal Sanbe.
,ri t,,d,, onatonce thenf t t- t -- ohaned Mon.= ti n plae7s1. teDa .; )dollars,dorinplnlrl-im oA prvJuee. d909.

if a be eder du yt of the ethwd athe ubrso heDnalng wer eb. in th e unyjalnot-(m than tct I. heBoad f(12) Ar.**ofmuse ogr pae
tnoptIn a at the time ofithe moms" ofo thisoA ctRuia Proper more Pseteion twelvb o (fnld And the said

es othe p or r of eagach ea n e emte ttereou boor pe, Te monhs.ers aydbSth uchns fine andic choswPe rt, dt slct aMnd p -NS.Meairnsorisy t d. it be
duety a tecndmtmahoethed ye1MM groer tes mofMffie fr wichoit er nd into e dscreion ofthe MasfrsC hPoetoadln*..tssutbfourt.ain se Dw
eking su-ch- ---. - --~ :-; ,-o uc^N ACT Authoizingthe Board of sais a m .n
3S That inb a tseitte untill their ha-ceors sh e duly qualified. In Sc 1. That an Act entitled An Act to pro- inBo ied o v ene
. pred--- ss ----s ada rWt sn,, ..... fo- "-" sto farm and Db i amm

a*to the th of-..State Institutions t o" d l hS_- ewe oam
hese. -.... .-.y<.a n tic amovaac snc cuil gon'saidBoa d h vide for the appointment of a Board of Examiners Pr is--arm.o Ee -ctB am
te .A. .im.. .... pou!oa"uvacancy shall be filled by the Gover no as ofan- to the Pract ice'-fenistynteds
Acip.ey bilplitimsmilefosseec wvdd ^y J^ ^ ^^ Stat ofs ^s"^ (~~~^^ ^ ^t 9 e ^ %jdJne7 1. n al er "-
tfetn^ ^ ^ rt ^sS ftc.&S^ '^1^! 2. W-(w.) The sod Boar shall ofCmm:iMi ft* WS^B SB
Jurisdct of '*-or hl atf the United"^*^ AN1110 memer RX adt equieren hereb.rpealirPoed.o Carr y S oate thetPoviions ofe heyaThoise a nd4W. tesi ---.^<****
caa ~ ~ ~ ~ ami ita pshpll meetrla ate~a had once eac year Approv.*8'"*?M ^eaesad SJunena. xof. Pubg Scoow Pre Ultdt eetadpucaeatato od *a rteam-ZC l^ .**-*
th UitdStates "DinsJbruk ifqad m~oomm inte heL ^ ^ CK discretio of~ea the Be Pritto Enate by^ *orwtheu Leislatreofedite. wi"far ol&.& lt 'f
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K t eindr oavfth owwd d one- time.As aat lestT thirty day pe-- or thereto. ACT 'as rrt & proper
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B a1 U AX ACT to -r- W --. --
TOO-am ACtRegulate the PmacOf Optomery;
s- to Vwi AiraDoarwd of miners ad for
Iathet E* o inif I of Prac tones-of Optomletry .
lef-n -"U i sf a uad and .__r lt0Re. t f iNd-Pr-actitoners,.
.. -m loi n ade (ra...PalYfor Its Viotion. U It In_ OF w by he Leof Oi Slaos of

,k a.esCart of the Sades1 That the practice of optmetry, for

sh= 4 a a Maot oW-M h axpdi., b ... the Purpo a thisAM .idetfeinod speia netror
a5 u Act f the 14066M sVor "l-y_.T l use or e dploye of tests or s eunmhtiesa e-
dfor the di-o di t A a of thenuai and mfunction-
orasa of anl t e ss for the aide d the adaptation o
Sec. 2. T-e_ a of ...
1. o. t ft sel bethe duty of the k aown d the aBofdto bex

m* l to &ai s a uesaf te of he said ted by the Goserbad ms soon as Practicable
e maa h h Co taf. br o to evamounts of ar the pasnsge of this Act, one member for a
-- .x Paid by each of said- counties. et of one year one fortwoyears, one lfor three
ma m le c oess_ f t @e. ad sevWral counties cesor is ayt tted and quabed and t he rsc
S in wboile or in part in said drainae dis- members t reampfterap shal berIs ofo
et .........i. to each Tx lector the ars; Provided, however, That thes appointment,

osion Srsine tax paid uner said Act to fill vacancies, w.. At which the Governor is heof areby
if s" i arti mty of each tax Col- empowered to make shall blifor theion unexpired

g.m b 2. U'Ir h t on- eet theAt grants M- S Sc. 3. Said Board of Examined s shall electo-at
o be first Sectan hereof it and ts first rea quolarme for the trand annually thereafterss
duty said several Tax Coect one f its embers as resident and one as Secre-
Diti m m ms tohe persons who tary and Treasurer. and shall hold a regular meet-
S M ta pana to each ra ofn tchme at least once each ye or at such time and place
a m t f such tax paid b as the said Board may determine; special meet-
ua. A e*pt tahe enr, a gs .may be called and held at such times and pla-
a Ne aa t va or bol. upon list ces a maybe designated by the President and
m ed d 9. pad to each. Such uponca to the applicants for exami-
-- or such list or pletesha nation. At least thirty days' noticeof any regu-
Tax to the Comp- lar meeting am er ontb. It shall bce athe
he ta Flida. la to th eek ian ewspa pr ctirculaptoetr ion thouis
ac."W' ts hall be construed out the Stat c
am t- a secting the Act a tDispM e tion tSec 4. TIree members of said Board shall con-be sat-
T aeo acting a d ci o d eisrc nd- statute a quorum for the transaction of business,
cwrmaa g armaangse taxe and should the quorum not be present o the day

a. tar nm-x. hnn tith. as nds State after this Act shall go into effect,
S 4. vwrants reired to be distrawn by xamppinted for their meeting thion five of present may
SStion thbe drawn upon the Act aurn from day to day or to signiomed hi designate to
e ~,s Ac member of tak te Set ediately so examid Board shall appemake such rules and
he ecm appralby th e ovte ernorc suclations not inplacsistet with law asitgnate. Beay
Ap e eah member of o s ths fondere taking ecesary to the proper perforapplicancet ll
te of the preme Cour ts duties; may take teof satimony cdefrayning thany
Sthe te Attorney f e jdici matter within its jurisdiction, and eachmemberlly
S the o each rimin thereof may administer i on, ths. It shall be the
AN ACr to Ameod Suon lc r o theh Crienal dte Bosaid Board to examine thoroughly every
*Sotta of te, State Clof each Crimtinal Court dollars upon the desring to practice optometry in this certificate
number df Copies of Statutes of eith of ate.qand if a majority of said by toard shall be sat-
tfed that said person s competent and posse Seretary.

the it C rt ty Suerinte dent of s hall grant h certificate e provided for in the two
Pbc A ost. -enter his name on their records as a registered of
i the Pe. That Seione 658 of the General practiti o nr. The Secretary shall keep a furn, -the Stateif Plorida, be amended so as reord inof the proceedings of the Board which
t mad e. as utant nerals: e Chmi book to be hallkept all reasonable times be purpento
Seasu MS---Iemer i 4 Ceples di w *s ad public.
ditor. Un-Te coity of Flrtorida Florida fore the person, except as hereinafter-
ad ode. Cored N ormal Schoopies f saidchool titled t o practice bgirtue there optometry
ft s ad m er hi therewith. Blid and Dm. B, as this State after shall crtify go into er hiect
Atitor ee Secrl of the United Statewho shall as shall pass the fact an examination before said Board, and
see asJudgeol Mafter shast. ps aon d Distribute Examineturn as provided for in Section fve of this
wis es ISam.O Oe eopy to the Governor. each Act, and any person having signified his desire to
e of, each thembe District rtsof the Senate and the so examined, was grhall appear before the Board at
tates within Secetay othi tate, th Senate and Chief Clertatk such time ando collect fromas they may designated Be-

s each State and Territory in the Uni.ted States legal fee for recording.
f 1the uE of the offember lvef Congress from this fore takill said examination the applicant shall
e eyo State o the Justcesof, for the Supreme Court. granted for these of said Board in fraying the diploma
Sthe Supreme Court the udgeof each leg Sitimate expense, as hereinafter rovidedthage
emit thCurt minn e ie in the State Ljudcial sum of ten dollars and if helshal successfully
disoted of the State the Se ta of State accordinal pass said examination, he shall pay, for the use of

t law. the essentials of optometry may have been taught
court th Record te ooicitors of each Criminal the Board as aforesaidf optometry in the further sum of five
oue rtf Record, the Clerk of twf each Criminal Court dollars upon the issuance to him of the certificate
App Reoved Junthe Pr tourney of each of qisalification to be signed by the President and
provided for. and on prty Court each Ctyesent, Sherif. Clrk Secretary.
f the Circuit Court County Suerintendent of Sec. 7. The certificate provided for in the two
Public Instruction. Assessor, Tax Collector. Treas- preceding sections shall be recorded in the office of
r. Board of County m--- -. 7 each Jus- the Clerk of the Circuit Court of the county ins
,,a of the Peace, State Board of Health. RaIroad which such practitioner may desire to sojourn,.
c mio Su utndent of the H tal tor and in the county where he may presenticeng s in a
SACT tne AdRegultant General, thStateopathy, book to be kept by the Cleaffidavit or otherwise, that tbe-

an iy ae due Stt nf party applying for certificate is exempt from ex-
State Auditor. University of Florida, Florida fore the person to whom it is granted shall be en-
mle Colle Coed ormal School. School titled to practice byrom said Boardeof: a cnder s
ate Board of OsBlindteopathic Dumb Board of Controh firecored the Clrefor:k shall certify the application his
the Attorney General of the United States, each official seal, the fact and date of such record, and0
f the ompoJudes, ofarhas Clerthree pratiing oDistrict At- shall return such certificate to the person to whomin six
orneyea whot ae district Courts the Unding of monited the same was granted of this Act, and shall be entitled for
States within tchi state, to the Secrtray of tat uch rice to collect from the holder thereof these sect
Seach State and Territory in the United Stte legal andfee forfeited and the same shall issue
rc the2. Ofe their ofsaid mces twelve copies to the Sec. 8. All persons to whom may have may s
Secretary f Statears of the State for the us- granted a certificate of graduation, or diploma,
ef th& Government of the United States. apd de- indicating competency of the holder to engage in P
Sn he remain copes in the State Library to the practice of optometry, by any well recognized i
oad the hall be filledof by theSecretGorynor for of State according school college or institute wheomin instruction in
ue tem. Sai Ba halthe essentials of optometry may have been taught,y b
Sec. That all lawneesand parts of laws inguda con- and who may have been engaged in the practice
ict with the provisions of this Act be. and the of optometry in the State of Florida for a period
me ae heeby. rd shaldl et at t an of two years prior to the date of the pandsage ofming
app to he fed it. and onductthis act are exempt from the examination herein
Sa d nt licenses as hereinafter i provided for, and on presenting to said Board
But t ha m t not often than once ea such certificate Bof graduation or diploma or in
Sand ha ive at least one months notice of Acthe event of the loss of the same, satisfactory
eeti b uicatioon a w ina evidence of its issuance, and on presenting satis
A ACT of general Ostepiruatn than Osteopathy. factroy proof, by affidavit or otherwise, nor sthatll the
te t State beeislature f in anywte State of partyise responsiblcate for any indebted from e

4. Said Board sll examine h in ation under this sectioned by saiduch person shall Vbe
SapB cant for a certificate oqua piaont enttooney receive frby said Board. a certihe catp-
Sractiee1. Thathy in aGovern of itr shall or e- visions of f u cation uponthe payment of the sumoftar
atet upon odution of a dthExaminers. special fund out ofwhich mayive dollars therefore: Provided, The applications
shall be como of three practicing osteopathic for such certificate be made in writing within six R
physicians ao sr aduates in good standing of months from the passage of this Act, and if not so J
ome osteopathic coleee m a conieed by the Amer- made allowaneht to and certificate und mer ths as ecton
ean Osteopathic Association, and that no two aived and forfeited and the same shall issue
membs be res: Adents of the same c- carryingly after successfully passing examination and the
Sircuit2.eorand prce osoetpaying fee, as provided for in Section Six. Allr
StetrcK. hyene, o atholomephymr shall~ ~ba p ceedinr s exempt from examirnor on s as above mon ay n

th,. d Ontieprior to July.. 197d. fIm a eo r S ic. 10. Any pertifn wao. sa olaid Bamsedf out
i for two years, one for three years and one practice as aprtificate from said oard for
r ani the members appointed to suc- a period not exceeding six months fomn the pas- i

rtWhnvr a vacanculy shall occr a oneg said shall be recorded as ithef based upon examination.

rd the same shall be tlled by the Governor for Sec. 9. Out first of the funds coming into the pos-

ear, and shall give at least one month's notice oft is Act, and no part of the salary or other exposes of

Led astot qualifN- catioe o an applicant y of said Act, shall be deemed guily or a misde-
alwt him a certicate to that effect .which meanor, and, upon conviction, shall be punished
t i haesl entitle the r towhom granted by a fine of not more than two hundred dollars, or P
the rbt to practice oteopathy ay county, by i np u&ant not exceeding six months.
we e same shall havebe as he -S_. II. Nothing in this Act shall be construed
Ster shall fer upon him all the to apply to physicians and surg""on authorized to
iht ad duties conferred by -lW upon other act under the laws of PFlorida, nor to dealers A
ra itnerL except the right to admsister in- n optical goods who se spectacles or eye-glasses.
me d perform ma or surgery-. Such without attempting to traffic upon skill in adapt-
amlsation shall not be required of licentiates them to the eye .
Frm othS tates who have been in continuous '1. All laws and parts of laws min conflict
ctm forrWeven orO res wm w gradu- with the provisions of this Act are hereby repealed B
tes from a recognised co llge of oteopathy, and Approved May 21. 909o.
f od Moral character. or f graduates of a ree- -
,used C, ege of osweopathjwhO were actively
MdointepcIce a ntheStaote s eAanh i- 7 9
f Sat the time of thie pa e and ap- A T a General i
uled to Mis Act. but sch fe ad r ve a license Statates of the State of Florida. Relating to the S
tammle d, andtha ll bereqi raed record the Powerst and Duties of Pilotammi nes.
mae. s. The cieae vi .. for hereinbe-e n .
b, WhA befosethe mr wm t 's weed Ss-d- I1. That Section 1293, of the General w
Sen ISte to eact"virtuetbe n- Statutesof the State of Florida, be amended so as so
Sis s n which sanko ptatitioe yrede t to reed as foows:I t
ear m i..n. W.ia ath beh e byt heuor S d e to Exam l a a d in
Sm ,. p a book to e et b y the C for aid Board f Ommission er
Ss ao scored, tee Clerd shSel-.ami-ea persons who may wish to be licensed a
-a'eersa er -is eggia-l md ast Ptil4 ag B, tteLss tainingto the sm

tor that port; Provided, hower. TV a pi w
a e now duly Sceaed hall hold their dofie ae-
corwdmto law. Said pilots hall be entitled to
behavior, and the bo a
each pilot satiactory bonds for the athful per-
formance of his duties,
Sec. 2. All laws ad parts of laws in conflict
with the provisions of this Act are hereby repealed
Sec. This Act dill take effect bmm tly
upon its pasae and approval by the Governor.
Approve May so. 90o9.
ATE 5949-(M. so).
AN ACT to Provide for the Admisslon of Gradu-
ates of Law Departments of Chartered Univer-
sities and Chartered Law Schools to Practice
Law in the Courts of Plorida.
Be E-aated by the Legsllature of the State of
Secdon I1. Prom and after the passage of this
Act any graduate of any law school chartered by
and existing in this State, or any graduate of the
law department of any chartered university in
this State, which school or department shall main-
tain the cort of study prescribed by the Supreme
Court and oe character of whose work is satis-
factory to said Court, shall at any regular
examination given by said Court for Mthe
admission of attorneys, receive from said
Supreme Court a license or permission
to practice law in all the courts of this
State without examination to legal attainments,
upon producing to said Supreme Court his diplo-
ma, duly issued by the proper authorities, an^
upon giving satisfactory evidence that he is
twenty-one years of iLge and of good moral char-
acter and upon taking the prescribed oath.
Sec. 2. That all laws or parts of laws in con-
flict with the provisions of this Act are hereby re-
Sec. 3. That this Act shall become a law upon
its approval by the Governor.
Approved June 4. 1909.

CHAPTE 5950--(.81l).
AN ACT to Amend Sections 1o, of Chapter 4631
( 17). Laws of Florida, the Same Being an Act
to Amend Sections s, 3., 6, 7, 8 and zo of an
Act to Incorporate the Florida Chautauqua
Association, Approved February a, a885.
Be it Eacted by the LeisLatrme of the State of
Section I. That Section to, of said Chapter
46 1. be and is hereby amended to read as follows;
Sc 10. The Florida Chautauqua Association
may incur indebtedness to the extent of thirty-
five thousand dollars dr its real and personal prop-
erty in addition to five thousand dollars of annual
or floating indebtedness against the same in its
corporate capacity, and the said Florida Chau-
tauqua Association be, and is hereby, authorized
to incur liabilities to the amount of thirty-five
thousand dollars in notes, bonds, mortgages and
other certificates of indebtedness on its real and
personal property as aforesaid.
Sec. 2. This Act shall take effect immediately
upon its approval by the Governor or upon its be-
coming law without his approval.
Approved June 8, 190o9.
CNAPTER 5951-(Mo. 82)..
AN ACT Defining What Shall Constitute Due
Diligence on the Part of a Bank in the Collec-
tion of Checks, Drafts. Notes or Other Nego-
tiable Instruments, and Fixing the Liability of
Bank, Drawer, Maker. Guarantor, Surety and
Be it Enacted by the Legslatre of the State of
Sec. I. That when a check, draft, note or other
negotiable instrument is deposited in a bank for
credit, or for collection, it shall be considered due
diligence on the part of the bank in the collection
of any check, draft, note or other negotiable in-
strument so deposited, to forward en route the
same without delay in the usual commercial way
in use according to the regular course of business
of banks, and that the maker, endorser, guarantor
or surety of any check, draft, note or other nego-
tiable instrument, so deposited, shall be liable to
the bank until actual final payment is received,
and that when a bank receives for collection any
check, draft, note or other negotiable instrument
and forwards the same for collection, as herein
provided, it shall only be liable after actual final
payment is received by it, except in case of want
of due diligence on its part, as aforesaid.
Sec. 2. All laws which are in conflict with this
Act are hereby repealed, and this Act shall take
effect immediatley upon its approval by the Gov-
Approved June 8. 1909.
CHAPTER 5952-(NO. 83).
AN ACT to Protect Gophers.
Be it Enacted by the Legislature of the State of
Section I. That it shall be unlawful to take or
sell any gophers (scientifically known as the Tes-
:udo Polyhemus, or Florida Tortoise or Land
Turtle) from the counties of Escambia, Santa
Rosa and Walton during the months of May,
June and July. or to take them with hooks or othef
appliances inserted into their holes or to take or
sell them of a size less than nine (9) inches in
ength of the under shell.
Sec. 2. That any person violating this Act
shall, upon conviction, be punished by a fine of
not more than twenty-five ($2 .oo) dollars, or by
imprisonment in the county jail for not more than
en days and that the taking or selling of gophers,
n violation of this Act. shall be a separate offense
Sec. 3. The Game Warden of each county shall
e charged with the enforcement of this law.
Sec. 4. This Act shall take effect immediately
apon its passage and approval b$' the Governor.
Approved June 7, 19o9.

CHAPTER 5953-(NO. 84).
N ACT Authorizing the Employment of an
Additiuna! lBank Examiner.
Whereas, There are now over one hundred and
thirty State banks in this State, ni A.dition to
many private banks: and
Thereas. The law requires that every one of said
banks shall be thoroughly examined at least
once in each year, and oftener if deemed neces-
sary. and that savings banks shall be examined
at least twice a year; and
Whereas, the best interests of the people of the
State require adequate examination of banks;
whereas. It is not practicable for such examina-
twons to be made by one examiner;
e it Eaacted by the Legislature of the State of ]
Florida: o
Section I. That the Comptroller, in the super- l
ision of banks, shall have the power to employ
n additional discreet and competent person as I
ank examiner, whose duties and compensation t
hall be governed by the law authorizing the em- I
loyment of a bank examiner,

Approved June 7, 1909.
COAFTE 5954-(NO. 83). b
"N ACT to Prevent Pollution or Contamination n
of the Waters of the Lakes, Rivers. Streams and c
Ditches in the State of Florida, and Prescribing n
a Penalty for the Violation Hereof.
e it Eaacted by the Legislature of the State of n
SecteIa 1. Any person or persons, firm, coxm-. c
any, corporation or association in this State, or s
ie managing agent of any person or persons.
rm, company, corporation or association in this
tate, or any duly elected, appointed or lawfully
created State officer of this State, or any duly b
elected, appointed or lawfully created officer of
ny county, city, town, municipality, or munici- o
T/ r u.uaw t in this State, who shall deposit, or
ho shall permit or allow any person or per- n
ns in their employ or under their con- n
ol, management or direction to deposit d
I any of the waters of the lakes, riv- tI
s, streams and ditches in this State, h
my rubish, ilth, or poisonus, or Ia-tea*rMa sub-
ance or s-tances, able to efect the health of
e-on 22 o Ui ffie- or IMM ..r

SAt dr t ef th ath.e
I SO. T Act sall become eCtve on Julyf
S App. Jaine s 7, ot.
S/ UUU M -(ML ).
AN ACT to Fx the Stalndasfd aCotton Sed Meal
Sold in this State; to Prohibit the ale of
Inbeer Cottoa Seed Meal Without Notice to
the Public- to Prohibit the Misban1dfn of
Cotton Seed Meal; aid'Providn Penalties for
Viotions of This Act.
Ie k Emie fby tb e I oLgi-is ef tofedo St et

Sectin I. That the sale of any ottaon md
meal mdI from short 11 cotto inly
known as "Bright CottonSd Meal," ad can-
ti less than 6.r8 per cent of nitrogen,-
equivalent to 7.5s per cent. of ammonia,-or the
le any cotton seed meal made fom a islWnd
Cotton, commonly known as "Dark Cotton Seed
Meal" and containing lem than 3.7 per catof
nitrogen, equivalent to 4. so per cent, of ammoia,
is prohibited in the State of Florida- Provided.
That "bright" or "dark" cotton seed mal, as
herein defined, which contains les sitrogn of
ammonia than is specified herein, may be sold in
this State when there is plainly printed, in capital
letters, on the guarantee tag now provided by
law the words "Secondla Cotton Seed Meal."
Sec. 2. That the ale of inferior, mixed.or adul-
terated materials as cotton seed meal, by qualify-
the trade mark, name or brand, "Feed Meal,"
"Dairy Meal," "Star Meal." "Stock Feed Meal,"
or any other qualifying words or signs, is pro-
hibited, and all goods sold or offered for sale as
cotton seed meal shall contain the minimum per-
centage of nitrogen specified in Section one of this
Act, except such as are plainly marked in capital
letters, "Second-Class Cotton Seed Meal." as pro-
vided in Section One of this Act.
Sec. 3. That the guarantee tag as is now pro-
vided for in the fertilizers and stock food laws of
this State shall in all cases be attached to each
package or sack of cotton seed meal, showing the
minimum percentages of valuable ingredients,
with the additional qualifying words, "Second-
Class Cotton Seed M ," where nitrogen contents
is less than the standard provided for in Section
one of this Act for "Cotton Seed Meal."
Sec. 4. Any manufacturer, or. importer, or
agent of any manufacturer or importer, who shall
sell, or offer or expose for sale, any cotton seed
meal in a manner prohibited in this Act, shall be
guilty of a misdemeanor, and fined five hundred
dollars (Ssoo.oo) for the first offense, and one
thousand dollars ($S,ooo.oo) for each subsequent
Sec. S. All cotton seed meal found on analysis
of the State Chemist to be materially below the
guaranteed analysis under which such cotton seed
meal was sold, or is being offered or exposed for
sale, either for the standard cotton seed meal, as
the second-class cotton seed meal, as herein de-
fined; or any second-class cotton seed meal which
has been sold, or is being exposed or offered for
sale, without the words "Second-Class Cotton
Seed Meal." plainly printed in capital letters on
the guarantee tag, shall be subject to seizure by
any of the Sheriffs of the State, upon the order of 1
the Commissioner of Agriculture.
Sec. 6. This Act shall not repeal any part of the
General Fertilizers and Stock ood Laws already
in force in this State, but is supplemental thereto
and for the prevention of the adulteration or mis-
branding of cotton seed meal.
Sec. 7. This Act shall take effect when passed
and approved by the Governor.
Approved June 8, 1909.
CHAPTER 5956- 0 87).
AN ACT Declaring Certain Waters in This State a
Navigable Stream.
Be it Emacted by tbe Legislature of te State of
Secdon 1. That the following waters are hereby
declared to be a navigable stream: Beginning on
the shore of Lake Mineola at the depot at Cler- t
mont, thence through Lake Hiawatha, thence (
through Canal, thence through Lake Palatlakaha,
thence through Lake Minnehaha, thence through
Lake Susan, thence through the Palatlakahas
River, thence through Lake Louise, to the point
nearest the Post Office of Montevista.
Sec. 2. That this Act shall take effect immedi- 1
ately upon its passage and approval by the Gov-
ernor. V
Approved June 8, 1909. t
CHAPTER 5957-(NO. 88).
AN ACT to Prohibit the Sale or Giving Away of
Certain Narcotics, and Providing a Penalty for 1
Violations of the Provisions Thereof. c
Be it Enacted by the Legislature of the State of
Florida! t
Section I. That it is hereby declared a viola-
tion of law for any person, firm or corporation to r
sell, give away or otherwise dispose of any opium, v
morphine, cocaine, or its salts, atropine, bella-
donna or conium, to any person or persons, except a
upon the written prescription of a licensed prac-
ticing physician, which prescription shall not be t
filled but once: Provided, however, That this Sec-
tion shall not apply to manufacturers making and b
selling at wholesale to druggists, or to sales there- it
of, for the use of dentists, physicians, hospitals or i
infirmaries. r
Sec. 2. Any person who shall, for themselves, 0
or for any other person, firm or corporation, vio-
late any of the provisions of this Act shall be u
deemed, guilty of a misdemeanor and. upon con-
viction, shall be imprisoned not more than twelve
months or fined not more than one hundred dol-
Approved June 9, 1909.

CHAPTER 5958-(NO. 89).
AN ACT for the Organization. Management and
Co-operation of Agricultural (Viticultural) and
Horticultural Non-Profit Co-operative Associa-
Be it Enacted by the Legislature of the State of
Section I. Three or more persons engaged in B
the production, preserving, drying, packing, ship-
ping or marketing of agricultural (viticultural) or
horticultural products, or (all) of them. may form a'
a non-profit co-operative association, under the o
provisions of this Act. to carry on said business, e
and such association shall have, and may exercise,
the powers authorized by this Act and the powers o]
necessarily incidental thereto, and all other ow-
ers granted to private corporations by the laws of ap
this State, except such powers as are inconsistent ea
with those granted by this Act.
Sec. 2. Sucl associations shall not have a cap- st
tal stock, andts business shall not be carried on et
for profit. Any person, or any number of persons o
in addition to the original incorporators, may be- sh
come members of such association, upon such b
terms and conditions as to membership and sub-

juct to such rules and regulations as to their, and fi
each of their, contract and other rights and liabil-
ities between it and the member, as the said asso-
ciation shall provide in its by-laws. The associa- 1,
tion shall issue a certificate of membership to each
member, but the said membership, or the said ei
certificate thereof, shall not be assigned by a mem-
ber to any other person, nor shall the assigns
thereto be entitled to membership in the associa-
tion or to any property rights or interests therein. A
Nor shall a purchaser at execution sale, or any
other person who may succeed, by operation of
aw or otherwise, to the property interests of a
member, be entitled to membership or become a
member of the association by virtue of such trans-
er. The Board of Directors may, however, by
motion duly adopted by it, consent to such assign-
nent or transfer and to the acceptance of the as-
gn or transfer as a member of the assoda-
ion. but the association shall have the right, by
by-laws, to provide for or against the transfer of
membership and for or against the assignment of te
membership certificates, and also the terms and an
conditions upon which any such transfer or assign- a
nent shall be allowed. th
Sec. 3. Each association formed under this Act cl
must prepare and file articles of incorporation in
he same manner and under the same regulations P
as now required by law for the incroporation of or
companes for profit in this State, and therein an
t. Thena of the association. fo
s. The purpose for which it is formed. en
3. The place where its principal business wiDll of
e transacted. eit
4. The term for which it is to exist, not ex- sk
ending fifty years. co
.s. The number of directors thereof, which by
must not be less than three and which may be any su
umber in excess thereof, and the names and rem- su
ences of those selected for the first year and until te
heir successors shall have been elected and shall sio
ave accepted office. bo
6. Whether the voting power and the pro-
*rty rights and interest of each member shall
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tb Act mut, witn thirty days after its sam-
pmtisa, adept a aods of U-laws for its "vrns
alt awd tasMentt not uconslisteat with
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mhes s a written anmeno of n e rmorep-
in 1thea majority of the r otes, is aaseery to
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Te Riynais hif this Act shall i ts t th e by-
la-af the oaseatipons pvder in this Act.
Bach iseiatan may also, by its by-laws adoptId
as aforesaid, provide for the following mattersa
o. The meaw if removal of any one or mor
of its directors. and for filling any and anl vacancis
in the Boad of Directors.
Then mber tof directors and the m of is
members or voles thereof constituting a qUsM.
3. The ucoditions upon which, and t tiMe
when, membswhip of any member in the asmsoi-
tion sWa cimm- the moe,. manner and etet Oa
expulsion of a member, subet to the right of the
expelled member to have wBoard of DirCor
(equitably) appraise his property interests in the
association and to affix the amount thereof is
money, and to have the mOfey paid to him within
sixty days after such expulsion.
4. The amount of membership fee, if any, dI
the amount which each member shall be requid
to pay annually, or from time to time, if at all to
carry on the business of the association, and ahS
the compensation, if any, to be paid by each mem-
ber for any services rendered by the association
to him, and the time of payment and the maMnaer
of collecting the same. and for forfeiture of the
interest of the member in the association for non-
payment of the same.
s. The number and qualification of member
of the association and the conditions precedent to
membership, and the method, time and manner of
permitting members to withdraw, and providing
for the assignment and transfer of the interest
the member and the manner of determining the
value of such interest, and providing for the pur-
chase of such interest by the association upon the
death, withdrawal or expulsion of a member or
upon the forfeiture of his membership, at the op-
tion of the association.
6. Permitting members to vote by their proxies
and determining the conditions, manner, forM
and effect thereof.
Sec. 5. ach association incorporated under
this Act shall have the powers granted by the pro-
visions of this law and other laws of Florida relat-
ing to private corporations, and shall also have
the following powers.
1. To appoint such agents and officers as its
business may require, and such appointed aente
may be either persons or corporations; to admit
persons to membership in the associations, and to
expel any member rnsuant to the provions of
its by-laws; to oeit the (membership) of ay
member for violation of any agreement etweem
him and the association, or for his violation of its
2. To purchase or otherwise acquire, hold, ow1,
sell and otherwise dispose of any and every kind
or kinds of real and personal property necessary
to carry on its business (and to acquire by pur-
chase or otherwise the interest of any member in
the property of theassociation).
S. Upon the written assent or by vote of mam-
benrs rfpaisting two-thirds of the total votes of
all members to co-operate with any other (co-
operative) corporation or corporations for the co-
operative and more economical carrying on of
their respective business by cpnsolidotion, upos
(resolution) adopted by its Board of Directors, to
enter into all necessary and proper contracts and
agreements, and to make all necessary and proper
stipulations and arrangement with any other (Oo-
operative) corporation or corporations, for the co-
operative and more economical carrying on of its
business, or any part or parts thereof: or any two
or more (co-operative) corporations organized
under this title, upon (resolutions) adopted by
their respective Board of Directors, may for the
purpose of more economically carrying on their
respective business, by agreement between them,
mite in employing and using, or several a.ocia-
ions may separately employ and use, the same
methods, means and agencies for carrying on and
onductine their respective busmesses.
4. Any association formed or consolidated under
this Act may be dissolved and its affairs wound
ap voluntarily by the written request of mee-
bers representing two-thirds of the total
votes, in the manner and with the effect now pr-
tided by law, except that the moneys remaining
after liquidation shall be divided among the mem-
bers, in proportion to their property interest
Sec. 6. The right of an association claiming to
be organized and incorporated and carrying on
ts business under this Act to do and to continue
ts business. may be inquired into by quo war-
anto at the stitof the Attroney General, but not
Sec. 7. This Act shall take effect immediately
upon its passage and approval by the Governor.
Approved June 8, o909.
CHAPTER 5959--(NO. *0'.
AN ACT to Prohibit Bets or Wagers Upon the
Result of Any Trial or Contet of Skill, Speed.
or Power of Elndurance of Man or Reast, and to
Prohibit Any Person Prom Receiving Anything
of Value, Bet or Wagered Upon Any Such Re-
sult, and to Prohibit Any Person From Becom-
ing the Custodian or Depository of Any Money
or Other thing Betor Wagered Upon Any Such
Result, and Forbidding Any Person From Aid-
ing, Assisting or Abetting Any Such Act.s, and
Repealing Section 3;81 of the General Statutes
of the State of Plorida.
e it Enacted by the Legislature of the State ef
Florida: .
Section I. Whosoever stakes, bets or wagers
ny money or other thing of value uaon the result
f any trial or contest of skill, speed or power of
endurance of man or beast, or whoever receives we
ny manner whatsoever any money or other thing
f value staked, bet or wagered, or offered for the
purpose of thing staked, bet or wagered by or for
ny other person upon any such result., or who-
ver knowingly becomes the custodian or deposit-
ry of any money or other thing of value so
asked, bet or wagered upon such result, or who-
ver aids. or assists, or abets in any manner in any
f such acts, all of which are hereby forbidden,
all be guilty of gambling, and shall be nunuahed
y imprisonment not exceeding six months, or by
me not exceeding five hundred dollars. or borh
ne and imprisonment.
Sec. 2. This Act shall not become operative or
o into effect until the first day of May. A D.

Became a law without the approval of the Gov.
CHAPTER W C-(O. 919.
N ACT to Define and Prohibit Usury and Usu-
rious Contracts in This State, and to Requise
That Mortgages Shall State Separately sad Dis-
tinctly the Principal, Interest and Fees Secured
by Such Mortgages, and to Require Creditors to
Give to Debtors Receipts for Monev Paid. and
Prescribing Penalties for the Violation of This
e it Eaacted by the Legislature of the State of
Secio I. All contracts for the payment of in-
rest upon loan, advance of money, or forbear-
ice to enforce the collection of any debt or upon
ay contract whatever at a higher rate of inte-t
an ten per centum per annum, are hereby de-
red usurious. *.
Sec. 2. It hall be usury and unlawful for aay
rson, association of persons, firm or ccap.sata,
for any agent, officer or other representative of
y person, association of persons firm or orp-
tion, to reserve, charge or take for any lea, or
r any adny vance of money, or for forbc.%na to
force the collection of any sum ot money, a rate
interest greater than ten per centum per aema
their directly or indirectly, by way of ommBis-
in for advances, discount, exchange, or by gap
ntradt contrivance or device whatever, whver-
St debtor is required or obligated to paa
nm of money greater than the actual pricl
m received, together with interest at the rate of
a per centum, as aforesaid. That the psovi-
ns of this Section shall not apply to salas o
nds in excess of one hundred dolars and at-
ges secure the sme, or Money oaned -
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That this hall0 ot apl to a beo as e Iuiore
or t rnren e o paper muChated beioe
maturity, unless the usis dumuer phoald
appear pon its face. or that the said endorse or
traneree shall have had actual notice of the
me before the durchae of much pepsr. but in
such event double tl am t uch asurMos
interest may be recovered after payment, by
action against the party originally exacting the
ame. in any Court of competent jardteitsO in
this State. together with an attorney's fee. as p-
ided in Section 4. of this Act.
S S. 4. This Act shall not all be so construed as to
prevent provision for the payment of saRattor-
aey's fees as the Court may detemie ine cases
brought before the Court to he reasonable and
jutorlegal services rendered in forng non-
usurious contractsh either at law or in equity;
Provided. That no attorney's fee shall be allowed
In any court of a Justice of the Peace for a sum
exceeding five dollars. Provided. further. That
this Act shall not be construed so as to prohibit
Iu". tgagx from contracting fror or-a6ectin pre-
miumns for insurance actually issued on the prop-
erty mortgaged, with the usual laos payable or
'mortgage clause attached thereto.
Sec. S. Any person, association of per-
sons. firm or corporation. | or the agent.
o acer or other representative of any per-
son, association of psn., firm or orpora-
tion lending money in this State who shall wil-
fully and knowingly charge or ascept any sum
of money greaterr thrn the sum of money loaned.
and an additional sum of money equal to twenty-
five per centum per annum anon the prin-
cipal sum loaned, by any contract, con-
trivance or device whatever, directly or
directly. by wayway of commissions, dis-
count. exchange, intereprest, tended sale of any
article, assgninent of salary or wages inspection
fees or other fees or otherwise, or for forbearing
to enforce the collection of such moneys or other-
wise, hall forfeit the entire sm. both te sum both the prin-
cipal and interest, to the party chased such usu-
rious interest, and shall be deemed guilty of a mis-
demeanr. and o conviction be fined nt more
than one hundred dollars, or be Iiutap.on in the
county jail not more than ninety days. or both. in
the discretion of the Court.
Sec. 6. Every person, association of persons.
firm or orporati or cor other agent, officer, or other
representative of any person, association of per-
sons. firm or corp.tion o. lending money in this
State upon security shall, whenever the borrower
of such money makes payment of any money.
either principal or interest, immediately sux such
payment being made. give to said borrower a re-.
eeiot, dated of the date of such payment, which
neceipt shall state the amount paid and eor what
such payment is made. U suetch payment is for
Interest on the um borrowed, the receipt shall so
state. If the um so paid is to be applied to the
payment of the principal msum bomwei. the re-
ceit shall so state. All such receipts shall be
duly and properly signed by the person, associa-
tion of personas, firm or pimpeauon, or the agent.
oficersorother ftpteintativeof the person, asso-
ciationn of persons. firm or cuiptnaUon to whom
such money is paid. Whoever refute upon de-
mand. to give a eceipt complying with the re-
quirenaets of this Section shall fofeit the entire
Interest upon aid principal sum to the borrower.
Saec. 7. hat it shall be the duty of every mort-
gage accepting a mortgage on personal pr1prty
as security for the repayment o; oen at money
less than one funded dollars to caase to be stated
in such mortgage., separately and distinctly, the
several amounts ecureml as principal, interest and
fee, and any mortgagee wilfully violating the
provisions of this Section shall forfeit all interest
ani fees secured by such mortgage, and be en-
titled to recover only the principal sum.
Sec. L Thet provisions of Sections 6 and 7 of
this Act shall not apply to chartered banks. State
or National, or to trust companies.
Sec.9. All laws and parts of laws n conflict
with this Act be. anrd the same are hereby. re-
A.nroved Tune s z. p199.

CNAEE 5961--(ML *2).
AN AC r Making Approriation for the Support
and Maintenance of the State Institutions for
higher Education Created and Required to be
Maintained by Chapter 504, of the Laws of
Florida. Approved Tune sth. is^S. Now Known
a- the Univerdty of Florida. the Florida State
College for Wo.aen. the Florida School for the
Deaf and Blind. aid the Florida Agricultural
and Mechanical College for Nesroe'-.
Be It Enacted by the Lelatre of the Stae Sta ot
Sectina 1. That the s-um of two hundred
ty-eight thousand, nine hundred dollars. or so
much thereof as shall be necessary, is hereby ap-
propriated for the support, improvement an.-4
maintenance of the Univer ity of Floria. the
Florida State College for Woeen. the Florida
School for the Deaf and the Blind, and the Florida
Agricultural and Mechanical College for Negroes,
re uirEd to be supported and maintained by
ChaFter S3S4. of the Laws of Florida, approved
June sth. 19;..which sum shall tbe phulaced to the
credit of the State Board of Elucation in the
hands of the State Treasurer. am follows:
Faor University of the State of Florida, sixty
thou.sand dollars, which sum shall include fifteen
thousand do'lars for the purpose of conducting
Farmers" Institutes.
For the Florida State College for Women, eighty
two thousand, five hundred dollars.
For the Floridi School for the Deaf and the
Blind, fifty-six thousand, tour hundred dollars.
For the Florida Agricultural and Mechanical
College for Negroes. ten thousand dollars.
The balance of five thousand dollars to be ex-
pendeld y the Board of Control for its author ed
e 2o. That out of the aprnpriation hereby
n-.a le the Stats Board of educationn shall set apart
the interest ?-t cit repiired to be paid nnder sec-
lion 31 or sai Chapter s384. of the laws of Flor
Sec. 3. That this Act shall not be construed as
in any wise affectin the appropriation made for
the support and maintenance of the Institutions
herein named by Chapter sfe., of the Laws of
Florida, approved May o30. 190o
Approved June I-. 1909.

CHAPTER !ta2-(Ol. 93).
AN ACT Requiring-Tax Assessors to Furnish to
the Boards of Public Instruction of Their Re-
spective Counties a List Showing the Total
Amirat of Special District Taxes Assessed in
T the Several Special School Districts.
Be it Emacted by the tLegislature of the State of
Ie64 I. That it shall be the dut of the
County Tax Assessors to furnish to the Boas of
Public Instruction of their resoective counties on
or before the first day of October of each year the
total amount of special district school tax assessed
in each and every special tax school district.
Sec. 2. This Act shall take eect upon its pis-
and approval by the Governor.
pprved June 4. 19og9.

CHAPTER S963-(M. 94).
AN ACT to Amend Section ro09. of the General
Statute of the State of Florida. Relating to
Laborof County Convicts as Amended by Chap-
ter 570. Acts of 190o7.
Be It EaPted by the Legislature of the Stae of

s Section 1. That Section 4o09 of the General
tatutes of the State of Florida. as amended by
Chapter 5705, Acts of 1907. relating to the labor
of county convicts, be and the same is hereby.
amended so as to read as follows:
419--Coucly Covicts Mlav Be Put to Labr.-
The Board of County Conimimioners of each
County may employ all persons in the jaik of their
respective counties under sentence upon convic-
tion for crime at labor upon the strets of incorpo-
ated cities and towns, or upon road,. bridges and
public works in the several counties where they
are so imprisoned; or the said Boards may. in their
discretion, hire out such prisoners to be kept Fad
worked ether within the county where the crime
was comm-nitted or in any other county in the
State of Florida. But no Board of Cnty Cora-
mimones shall lease or hire out any female con-
vict or any male prisoners sick and diseased to
onch an extent as not to be able to perform man-
mI labor. Said county convicts shall be kept
and worked under such rule and regulations and
aq-. vision as may be Tprescribed by the Commia-
sioner of Agriculture, with the advice and approv-

AN ACT to amend Sections 1173, 11 74 and 11"76.
of the General Statutes of Florida Relating to
the Practice of Pharmacy in Florida.
Be it P.acted by the Legislatue of the State of
Sectios 1. 1173. of the General Statutes of
Florida, shall be amended to read as follows:
The said Board of Pharmacy shall, at stated
times, to be fixed by them, being at least twice in
each year and at such timeand place and in such
manner as they may determine, by a schedule of
questions to be answered in writing and orally, ex-
amine every person who shall desire to conduct
the business of selling at retail, compounding or
dispensing drugs, medicines or chemicals for
medical use. or compounding or dispensing physi-
cians' prescriptions as a pharmacist: and if a
majority of said Board shall be satisfied thAt said
person 's competent and fully qualified to con-
duct said business of compounding or dispensing
drugs. medicines or chemical for medical use, or
to compound or dispense physicians' prescriptions
they shall entethey shall enter the name of such person as a reg-
istered pharmacist in a book provided for that
purpose; Provided, however, That this Act shall
not be construed so as to prevent a pharmacist
from registering without examination, provided
the said pharmacist is registered in some other
State whose standard of requirements and ex-
amination shall be fully equal to the standard
of requirements of the State of Florida, and pro-
vided such other State will register pharmacists
of the Florida Board of Pharmacy on the same
conditions; Provided, also, That any person not
a pharmacist or druggist may open and conduct
such store, if he shall keep constantly in his em-
ploy a registered pharmacist or druggist, but shall
not himself sell or dispense dniru or medicines,
except proprietary and patent medicines in orig-
inal packages; Provided further, however. That
this Chapter shall not be so construed as to pre-
vent any physician who is aithorited to practice
medicine or surgery under the laws of this State,
from registering as a pharmacist or druggist with-
out examination.
Sec. 2. Section 1174. of the general Statutesof
Florida. shall be amended to read as follows:
The Board of Pharmacy shall' be entitled to
collect of each person whom they register and
furnish a certificate as a registered pharmacist
the sum of fifteen dollars, which shall he in full
for all services: and in case the examination of
such person shall prove defective and unsatis-
factory, and his name not to -e registered, he
shall be permitttcd to present himself for exam-
ination within arry period not exceeding twelve
months thereafter, and no charge shall be made
for such re-examination. Every person registered
who desires to continue the practice of his or her
profession shall annually thereafter, during the
time he or she shall continue such practice, pay
to the Secretary of the.-said Board of Pharmacy a
registered fee, to be fixed by the said Board, but
which, in no came. shall exceed one (Si.oo) dollar,
for which he or she shall receive a renewal of the
said registration. It shall be the duty of every
person registered, uppn changing his or her place
of business from one town to another, forthwith
to notify the Secretary of the said Board of Phar-
macy of such change of location. It shall also be
the duty of every person registered to notify by
letter said Secretarv on or before the twentieth
day of June of each year. whether he or she will
continue to practice at his or her registered place
of business, enclosing the required fee. The Sec-
retary of the said Board shall notify by letter to
the address as appearing in his books, every
person regiFterd who shall not have notified hi,-
as herein provided., that renewal of registration is
required; and in case an answer enclosing the nec-
essary fee shall not have been received by the
Secretary within sixty days after date of such
notice, such name shall be stricken from the reg-
ister and such person shall have the right to
have his or her name re-registered on payment of
a fee of five (5.00oo) dollars, provided he or she
makes application within twelve months; after
the term of twelve months, he or she will be re-
quired to proceed as in case of original registra-
tion; Provided. That actual retirement from the
rofetosion of any retistered pha macist for a
period of not exceeding five years shall not de-
prive him of the right to renew his registration up-
on the payment of all lapsed fees.
Sec. 3. Section 176, of the G general Statutes
of Florida. shall be amended to read as follows:
iThe Board of Pharmacy for the State ot Florida
shall pay all necessary expenses for the conduct-
ing of said Board out of funds paid to the said
Board as provided by law: and after payment of
all expenses aforai a esaia reserve fund of five hund-
red (i5oo.oo) dollars hall be retained, and all
surplus over and above such expenses, and the re-
serve fund of five hundred (soom.o) dollars, on
the rst ay of january of each year shall he dbvid-
ed as follows: One-half for the Forida State
Pharmaceutical Association, and the other half
to be paid into the State Treasury. The Board of
Pharmacy for the State of Florida shall be author-
ired to employ a competentoman or men tn make
a tour of the State annually, if in the opinion of
the Board it is advisable to do so, to check tiup
certificates of registration, and report any viola-
tion of the laxA- to said Board; said Board may
then employ counsel and prosecute any such viola-
tion. the expense to be pai-l out of the funds in
the hands of said Boar,4.
Approved June ii. t1909.
CHATER 5965--fNO. 96).
AN ACT to Amend Section Ii.i of the General
Statutes of the State of Florida. Relating to
the Duties of Certain Inspectors of Marks
and Prands.
Be it Enocted by the legislature tof te State of
S-diia I. That Section 312 of the General
Statutes of the State of Flordia. relating to the
duties of certain inspectors of marks and brands
be, and the same is herebys amended so as to
rnad as follows:
-I snalb te e duty of said inspector to inspect
the marks and brands of all hides of beef butcher-
ed and marks of all hogs slaughtered and offered
for sale in said district or precinct, and keep a
record of all such marks and brands in a book for
such purpose, to be provided him by the County

as such sales and euklatio. Oplt failure
oe any ooae or other p in chae of sid
conty convits to wth suh rules and
att ute isoner of Agriculturet
withi he approval of the Board of Comnsoe
of State Institutiods, shall have the right to re-
quire said county comvicts returned at the ex-
pense of the partyor parties working the same to
the county Of the county in which the were
convicted; provided. That before hiring, easing
r leteiaw out such prisoners, the said Booard of
County Commissioners shall advertise for at least
thirty days in one or more of the county papers
their intention to lease, hire or let the said prison-
es, thereby giving those who desire to bid for
such prisoners an opportunity to be present,
either in person or by attorney, and submit their
re c tive bids therefore.
i the event county convicts are leased under
the provisions hereof, the proceeds arising there-
from shall be paid into the county treasury as a
special fund to be expended under the direction
of the County Commissioners solely for the pur-
pose of maintaining, working and repairing the
public roads, bridges and river crossings of the
county and purchasing suitable tools, implements
and materials therefore.
It shall be the duty of supervisors of State con-
victs to inspect and supervise all county convict
camps, whether said camps arc maintained by
lessees or Boards of County Commissioners, under
the direction of the Commissioner of Agriculture.
Said supervisors shall make written reports to the
Commissioner of Agriculture and shall send dupli-
cate copies of said reports to the Board of County
Commistioners of the county in which said con-
victs so inspected were sentenced.
It shall be the duty of the Board of County Com-
missioners. when working county prisoners on the
public works of the counties, to provide clothing,.
shoes, etc., for said convicts, and when leased out.
the lessee company shall finish clothing, shoes,
etc.. in either case, as are required for State pris-
acers in this State-
It shall be the duty of all Boards of County
Commissioners hiring out convicts for work to
make provision for each convict so leased or hired
out, to receive upon being discharged, transporta-
tion back to the (.lace from which he was sen-
tenced, or its equivalent in money itr such pur.-
pose. and in addition the sum of three dollars
(SA.o0) when his sentence is for a less period than
four months, and for all pr soners whose term of
sentence shall be more than four months, the sum
of five dollars ($S .oo), the same to be paid out of
the hire derived from the lease of said convicts.
And when the County Commissioners work
their prisoners on the public works of the county
the same amounts shall he paid to the prisoners
discharged from said works out of the Pine and
Forfeiture Fund of the county, the same as is
above provided when the convicts are leased.
This law shall become effective unon its passage
and approval by the Governor, or its becoming a
law without such approval.
Approved June 3, 1909

CHAPTER 5 -(CNO. 95>.

Section One (T), Township One (i), south, range
five (s). west, thence west to the southwest corner
of Section Two (2). Township One (i), south,
range five (s). .est. thence north to the southeast
corner of Section Twenty-two (22), Township
One (i). north, range five (5). west. thence west
to the range line between ranges five (5) and six
(6), west, thence along said range line to the south
east corner of Township Two (2). north, range six
(6), west, thence west to the southwest corner of
Section Thirty-five (3.s), Township Two (2),
north, range six, west, thence north to the north-
west corner of said Section Thirty-five (3,s), Town-
ship Two (2), north, range six (6), west, thence
west to the range line between ranges six (6) and
seven (7). west. thence north to the northwest
comer of Township Two (2), range six (6), west,
thence west to the Apalachi-ola River
Sec. 3. That all laws and parts of laws in con-
flict with the provisions of this Act be. and the
same are hereby, repealed.
Sec. 4. That this Act shall become operative
on the first day of January, A. D 19ro
Approved June 7, 1909.

CHAPTER 5967- (NO. 98).
AN ACT Providing for and Requiring the Separa-
tion of White and Negro Prisoners, and Male
and Female Prisoners. While in Confinement in
the County Jails of this State.
Be it Enacted by the Legislature of the State of
Section I. The County Commissioners of the
respective counties of this State are hereby re-
quired, within twelve months from the passage of
this Act, to so arrange the jails of their respective
counties that it shall be unnecessary to confine in
said jails in the same room, cell or apartment
white and negro prisoners, or male and female
Sec. aThat from and after the passage of this
Act. as soon as the jails are arranged so that this
Sectiop may be complied with, it shall be unlaw-
ful for white and negro prisoners to be confined in
the county jails of this State in the same cell,
room or apartment, or be so confined as to be
permitted to commingle together; and it shall
likewise be unlawful for male and female prisoners
in said jails to be confined in tlhe same cell, room
or apartment, or be so confined as to be permitted
to commingle together, and it shall be the duty of
the Sheriffs of this State to confine and separate

Camii aod it shall be he further duty
vf sock -teneet to note, and record in his
Iask haits above mentioned, with the record fo
the mark ormarks and brands, whether or not
such mark or marks and brands appear to have
been altered, changed, mutilated or in any man-
er disturbed from a previous or older mark or
makuland brand, and if to found by him to appear
to have been altered, changed, mutilated or dis-
turbed it shall be the duty of said inspector to
ascertain from the party or parties offering such
butchered eef or hog for sale, what was the orig-
inal mark or marks and brand, and shall make a
record of same in his book. and if not possible to
ascertain the oringial or previous mark or marks
and brand from such party or parties, he shall, if
possible, so ascertain from whatsoever source he
can. and shall note in the record to be kept by
him, as hereinabove provided, where, and from
whom or what source, he ascertained the former
mark or marks and brand, and shall also make a
note in his book with the record of the mark or
marks and brand what was the older or previous
mark or marks and brand, if any there was. and
he was so able to learn; and it shall be the further
duty of such inspector to note in his book, with
the record of the mark or marks and brand,
whether or not the mark or marks and brand
was made. altered or changed recently or soon
before or after the beef or hog had been killed or
butchered; and it shall be the further duty of
such inspector to take and record in his book
hereinabove mentioned the name of such party
or parties offering such butchered beef
or beeves or slaughtered hog or hogs
for sale, said record to show what
butchered beef or beeves or slaughtered
hog or hogs were offered for sale by said party or
parties, and the said inspector shall present to
the Board of County Commissioners, at their re-
gular meeting ir each month, a correct and certi-
fied copy of transcript of his record of all marks
and brands inspected during the preceding month.
together with the names of all parties offering
said butchered beef or beeves or slaughtered hog
or hogs for sale, which said report shall be filed
by the Clerk of the Circuit Court so that they may
be accessible for inspection, and the said inspector
shall be allowed to charge and collect from the
person or persons offering such beef or hog for
sale twenty-five cents for each hide of beef in-
spected when five or less are offered for inspection
at any one time by the same party, and for all
over five, but not more than ten, the sum of
twenty-five cents each for each hide inspected.
and for all over ten offered by the same party at
one time the sum of fifteen cents each, and for the
inspection of the marks of hogs slaughtered he
shall be allowed to collect from the person offering
same for inspection the sum of fifteen cents each
for five or less offered by the same party at one
time, and the sum of ten cents each for all hogs
over five in number offered by the same party at
one time. Every party refusing to pay said sum
herein allowed said inspector shall be subject to
a fine of not more than ten dollars nor more than
twenty days' imprisonment in the county jail.
Each and every inspector refusing to perform
such duty shall be deemed guilty of a misde-
meanor and upon conviction thereof, shall
be punished by a fine not exceeding fifty
dollars for each offense, or by imprisonment
in the county jail not exceeding thirty dayg. It
shall also be the duty of each inspector, upon the
completion of any record book, to file said book
in the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court, and
the said books shall then become a part of the
public records of the county. No person shall be
appointed to be an inspector who is interested
with or employed by any butcher or vendor of
slaughtered beef or hogs, and no person shall be
appointed inspector who is not an expert in tak-
ing and recording marks and brands.
Sec. 2. All laws and parts of laws in conflict
with the provisions of this Act be, and the same
are hereby, repealed.
Sec. 3. That this Act shall take effect im-
mediately upon its passage and approval by the
Approved Tune 7, 1909.

CHAPTER 5966-(NO. 97).
AN ACT to amend Sections 17 and R. of the
General Statutes of the State of Florida, Re-
lating to the Boundary Lines of Gadsden and
Liberty Counties.
Be it Enacted by the Legislature of the State of
Section I. That Section 17, of the General
Statutes of the State of Florida, relating to the
boundary lines of Gadsden County, be, and the
same is hereby, amended to read as follows.
17 (19)--ladsdcn.-Gadsden County shall be
comprehended within a line corresponding on the
west with Apalachicola River. and on the north
with the boundary line of the State of Georgia,
to a point where the same intersects the western
bank of the River Ocklockonee, thence down
the western bank of the said river Och-
lochonee, to a point where the north
boundary line of Section Twenty (20). in
Township One (i), south, range four, west,
intersects said river, thence run west to the north
west corner of Section Nineteen (09). Township
One (W). south, range four (4) west, thence run
north to the southeast corner of Seation One (0).
Township One (0). south, range five (s), west,
thence west to the southwest corner of Section
Two (2), Township.One (i), south, range five (s);
west, thence north to the southeast corner of
Section Twenty-two (22), Township One (i),
north, range five, west, thence west to the range
line between ranges five (;) and six (6), west,
thence along said range line to the south-
east corner of Township Two (2). north, range six
(6), west, thence west to the southwest corner
of Section Thirty-five (35). Township Two (2),
north, range six. west, thence north to the north-
west corner of said Section Thirty-five (.;)).,
Township Two (a), north, range six (6), west.
thence west to the range line between ranges six
(6) and seven (7), west, thence north to the north-
west corner of Township Two (2), north, range
six (6), west, thence westjto the Apalachicola
Sec. 2. That Section 18. of the General Statutes
of the State of Florida. relating to the boundary
lines of Liberty County, be. and the same is,
amended to read as follow<:
iR (.i)-Liberty.-Liberty County shall be
hounded as follows: Commencing on the Apa-
lachicola River where the Township line dividing
Townships Two () and Three (3), north', strikes
said river; thence down said river to a place
known as Owl Creek; thence up the western bank
of said creek to where the same inter sects the mid-
dle section line of Section Twenty-six (26), Town-
ship five (S). south, of range eight (8), west;
thence due east along the middle section lines to
the Ocklockonee River; thence up said river to a
point where the north boundary line of Section
Twenty (so), in Township One (i). south, range
four (4), west, intersects said river, thence run
west to the northwest corner of Section Nineteen
(xe), Township One (!)), south, range four (4).
west, thence run north to the southeast corner of















pancrs and documents in any way Pertaining to Sec. 2. All laws and parts of laws in confi
any such action, prosecution or proceeding shall with the provisions of this Act ae herebycon-
be delivered by the Clerk. or other officer of Dade pealed.
County having custody thereof. to the proper offi- Sec. 3. This Act shell take effect immediately
cer of Palm Beach County. on it- approval by the Governor
Sec. 0. The Clerk of the Circuit Court of Palm Approved May 29, 1909.
Beach County. or his authorized acent or deputy.
shall procure from the records in the office of the STATE OF FLORIDA.
Clerk of the Circuit Court of Dade County a trans. SS
script of all such deeds, transfers, mortgages or OFICE SECRETARY OF STATE
)tlcr conveyances of real or personal estate, and I, H. CLAN CRAWFORD Secret y of &at
f all judgments, orders and decrees, and any and of theState f Florida, do hereby certify that
al! other matters of record, and any and all foregoing is a true and corret copy of all laws
para'rs or documents in the custody of ihe Clerk a general and permanent nature enacted by lte
of the Circuit Court of Dade County that may in islatureSession of
anywise effect the interests of Palm Beach County givenn under my hane and the Great Se l
as the County Commissioners may. from time to the State of Florida. at Tallahassee the Catal
ime, direct, and the Clerk of the Circuit Court of this the oxth day f July. A. D.. .
Dade County shall, without charges or fees, allow (Seal) j lA
the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Palm Beach i. CLAY CR 4WIOR0I
County free access to all books and papers on file Secrary of Stal
n his office that would in anywise facilitate the -
procuring of such transcription. The Clerk of -
he Circuit Court of Palm Beach County shall Captain (spinning a yarn) -I
certify to the correctness of such transcription
nd thereupon such testified copies of the records. was for eihlt days a prisoner among
documents and other matters so transcribed and among
certifiedd shall be of the same force and effect as the cannibals.
he original records.
Sec. 10. As compensation for the services re- Lady-And ho was it they
qured of him in Section 9 of this Act. the Clerk of didn't eat you."
he Circuit Court of Palm Beach County shall be
aid by said county a sum to be fixed by the Captain (calmly) -Well, the
County Commis-ioners, not to exceed one hundred the
dollars (ioo.oc) per month for each man for such truth was the chief's wife had mis-
ime as he shall actually engage in such work.
Sec. II. The County Judge of Palm Beach laid her cookbook
County shall procure from the records in the office d er cookbook Flieen
)f the County Judge of Dade County a transcript Blaetter
of all papers, files, documents and records in the
custody of the County Judge of Dade County that
nay in anywise affect the interests of Palm Beach
County, as the County Commissioners may from A ship is loading a cargo of lum-
ime to time direct, and the County Judge df Dade oa ng a of lu -
County shall, without charges or tees, allow to ber at Pensacola that will be used
he County Judge of Palm Beach County free er at nsacola that will be used
access to all books and papers and files in his office in the construction of a su me
hat may in anywise faitate the procurg tfe stUCtio -of a summer
uech transcription The County Judge of Palm villa for Alphonso,
Beach County shall certify to the correctnesof l for AlphO ttr king uf
uch transcription, and thereupon such certified Spain.
opies of the papers. files. documents and records
o transcribed and certified shall be of the same
force and effect as the original records.







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dance with this Aict. i As
Sa 3. The County Commi -rs of the a
several counties of this State am authoried to .Eputy a
appropriate from the general revenue fund of mas0ssOws, M
the said counties such moneys as are necessary to month for a -*1* wm
carry into effect the provisions of this Act. artualybe ---galmiwM&A
Sec. 4. Any Board of County Commissioners Sec. An-mnma r k i In iadti"
and any Sheriff wiliully refusing to carry out and Conty shall cuotiaS ue nm ae pa P
comply with the provisions of Sections a and a of his ic n eato- 0 Cst
this Act in their respective spheres of duty shall within the Mterrtory f lrtd a
be remove from orhce by the Governor. hreb created. until th fiIr N U
Sec. 5. Al! laws and parts of laws in conflict and I complete ,*t.*e "-. I1
with this .Ac are hereby repealed. County as heretmbor M i -s by .ips*.
Sec. 6. iis Act .. take effect immediately ot said assessment roul as rov B Is
upo. i;s .paa.. z I _-i orval 1y yth- Gvernor. shall delive to the A ssO e o Tam s
p.e Beach Count a transcript 0 1o Wmoam =
assessment roll as apld to p yi
created. and thereafter the -ne
CHAPTER S968-tNO. *)9. Palm Beach County shall peror aln the
AN ACT Requiring the Several Board, of County of his office as now provided by law
Commissioners of the State of Florida to so Sec. Lt. The Assessor of Ta for
Lay Out and Define the Various Commission- County shall be paid asprovided by law hr
her's Districts that the Boundary Lines of Such ing the taxes of Palm beeh County 6W s ar
Districts Shall Not Divide Any Voting District Brch, and the County Co.mmolImorners
or Precinct. Beach County shall provide for resoab0
Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of transcript of be taidnent rAs so
Floida: vided, and for any and all other estsrW
Section 1. It shall be the duty of the several services which said assessor may bte re* --
Boards of County Commissioners of this State, at perform
their regular meeting in January, A. D 9 0e. in 1 S. 5s. The Assessor of Taxes *(f Palm S
all cases where the boundary line of a County County shall receive no compensation from t
Commissioner's District passes through or divides State for the assessment of taxes of aido un-
an election district. to so alter the boundary lines for the year 1909. but he shall receive 'or
of the County Commissioner's District of the services as he may perform after the first
county that no election district shall lie partly in anuary. 191o, such compensation a s pt pi
one County Commissioner's District and partly by law. and the County Coru-niofners OfLr
in another. Beach County shall pay to him such i4n
Sec. 2. After the boundary lines of the various compensation for the services rendered
County Commissioner's Districts are prescribed from the first day of July. syo.. to the urst day
and defined as provided by the first Section hereof. January, i9po. as they may deem proper- .
the boundary lines of no County Commissioner's And the Tax Assessor and the Clrk of A
District, nor of any election district shall ever Circuit Court of Dade County shall. win
be so altered as to cause any election district to charges or fees, allow the Assessor of Pahl
lie partly in one County Comnissioner's District County free access to all hooks, maps and PapMi
and partly in another. and files in their office that would in yw W
Sec. 3. All laws and parts of laws in conflict facilitate the performance of his duties
herewith are hereby repealed. Sec. 16. The Collector of Taxes of Dad* C oU
Approved June 7. a909. shall be allowed credit in has settlement for
amount of all the taxes due on property of r-M
CHAPTER 5969- NO.J.D). persons within sail county of Palm P"Sch 1
AN ACT to Require the Board. of Courty Comn- hereby created. for the year ao. C-
missioners to Advertise for Bids for Public Soc. 17. The CollectorofTateofDat l O aty
Work and Furnishing Supplies to the County shall proceed to collect the taxes whack h a
in Certain Cases, and Provi.ling a Penalty for the first day of July, o9.0be unpaid and u s
Failure to Advertise for Bit.l on lands lying in the territory of Palm
Be it Enacted by the legislature of the State of County as hereby created, and to forcee
Florida: meant thereof by sale of delinquentlands Is s
Section 1. No contract shall hbelet bythe Board same manner and with the same e3fft a
of County Commissioner, for the working of any county of Palm Beach bad not ben created.
road or street, the construction or building of any all safes made in purance of the PotSSS
bridge, the erecting or building of any house, nor this Section shall be as valid as if the theory
shallany goods, supplies or materials for county Palm Beach had remained a part o Dade CNas,
purposes or use be purchased when the amount to but all tax certificates covet sadle 01 a
be paid therefore by the county shall exceed three in Palm Beach County which shall be -ds* s.[
hundred dollars, unless notice thereof shall he after the first day of July. o. shall be
advertised once a week for at least two weeks in to the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Phalm
some newspaper of general circulation in the County, and all redemptions of any suCh
county, calling for bids unon the work to be done shall be made through the said Clerk
or for the goods, supplies or materials to be pur- Sec. IS. All redemption of lands lying isPal
chased by the county and in each case the bid of Beach County which shall have been c l- m
the lowest responsible bidder shall be accepted, sold for taxes pror to the first dy of J .
unless the County Commissioners shall reject all whether certified or sold to the State or IeW
bids because the same are too high. Uals. shall b- made through the Clerk of th C.
Sec. 2. This Act shall go into effect immediate- cuit Court of Dade County.
ly upon its passage and approval by the Governor. Sec. It shall be the duty of the od
Approved June S, 9 County mmissioners of Palm Beach wC .
at as early a date as may be possible, to heid
CHAPTER 5970-(NO. 101,. conference with the County Comnimsersg
Dade Coun*t and agree with said Board o
AN ACT Providing for the Creation of Palm plan or plans for the assumption by Palm
Beach County, in the State ot Florida. and for County of its pro rata share of the ind1ateede
the Organi-ation nnd Government There. f. of Dade County, in accordance with tihe
Be it Enacted b) the Legislature of the State of ions of the Constitution of the State of
Florida: and also upon an equitable division nt the -T--
Section I. That the County of Palm Beachbe. funds and personal or ovable? p oPe w
and the same is hereby, created and established owing to Dmade County von t first y 47u
to exist as a County of the State of. Florida from o to Dade County on the
and after the ist day of July. 1909 Such county Sec. 20 It shall be the duty of the Boakm d
shall compose and include all that territory of
the county of Dade as heretofore existing, which Public Instruction of Palm yeah Covolv. at oW
lies north of the following boundary line Begin- early a date aseB oard of bwhe Insto hol. n a
ing at a point on the eastern boundary of the State ference with the Board of Ptihhe Instr,i,,M d
of Florida where the south line o Section .q Dade County and agree with uch eBoare u na
township 49, south of range 4j east, if produced plan for the assumption by Palm Beach V nUno
would intersect the same, and rom the said point of its pro rata share of the indebte,!r e qty
of intersection on the said eastern boundary of the Board of Public Instruction of )a,!e t,=
said State run west on the southern boundary of also upon an equitable division of 'he S eurp
Section xi, township 4c south of range 4.1 east, funds that said Board may ha'e or '- srI ,rI%"
and thence continuing west on the south bounda- may be owing to said Board ,n '1e first layd
ries of Sections thirteen, fourteen, fifteen, sixteen, 'July. nICar 9.Court9.
seventeen and eighteen of township 49 south of Sec. 21. The %pring Term ofl "h. Ch rclt ous
range 42 east, and thence following the said line of Palm each County shall Term held on th C
produced west to the western boundary line of the Tuesday inall b o the C seM
county of Dade, as heretofore existing. Court of said county shall be held on the s
Sec. 2. The said county shall be a part of the Tuesdayn anuary in ca', year
Second Congressional District, a part of the Sc. 22. This Act shall take' rect n.*l oi
Thirteenth Senatorial District, and a part of the force as soon as it becomes a law
Seventh Judicial Circuit. and the said county shall Approved April so. i:o.
have one member in the House of Representatives
of the State of Florida. A NP ITE 5978-f. I09
Sec. 3. The town of West Palrr Beach shall be AN ACT Defining the Boundary Line Ietwes
the temporary county seat of said county. the Counties of Clay and Putnam. in the Cwr-
Sec. 4. The GovernLr of the State shall on or porate Limits of the Town of Melrowe
before the first day of July. 1909. appoint all the Be it Enacted by the Legislatre af tOhe Sta f
officers to which said county may be entitled Florida:
under the Constitution and laws of the State of Section I. That the boundary line between t*
Florida Counties of Clay and Putnam. in the corporate
Sec. 5. It shall be the duty of the Poard of limits of the Town of Melrose. shall he the north
County Commissioners of Palm Beach County to edge of Bellamy Avenue, beginning at the to-
hold their first meeting on the first Monday in tersection of said Bellamy Avenue and the rawg
July. 99g. and at said meeting they shall make line dividing Ranges Twent two and Twenty-
arrangements for temporarily carrying on the three, thence running east alon the north edge
county government. and shall perform such other of said Bellamy Avenue one-half mile to its I.
duties a. may be required of them by law. tersection with the Bellamy. or Fiedra!. Re
Sec. 6. It shall be the duty of the Board of leading from St. Augustine to Tallahaw .e
Public Instruction of Palm Beach County to hold Sec. 2. All laws and parts of laws in Me
their first meeting on the first Tuesday in July. with this Act be, and the .ame are hereby .
1909 pealed.
Sec. 7. The courts of Palm Beach County shall Approved May s. ooq
have civil and criminal jurisdiction, through-
out said county, over causes of ac- CHAPTER 5979-'Ilw. 11).
tion which shall have accrued, and over AN ACT to Amend Sectto. i?. of the Geese
crimes and misdemeanors which shall have Statutes of the State of iFlorida. I, Iemng t
been committed within the territfy em- Boundaries of Columbia County. A
embraced in said county as hereby constituted, ouna of Columbia County.
orior to the first day of July, 1909, in the same Be It Enacted by the Leslature of tihe i of
manner and to the same extent as if said county rK ;
had been in existence when such causes of action Section I. That Section 2-. of th General
accrued, or such crimes or misdemeanors were Statutes of the State of Florida. definin the
o.mtmitted. bou ndaries of Columbia Countsiv be and the am
Sec. o. All actions and prosecutions, ahd all ois nr tmee so arT boundarie s foCllow to
proceedings in guardianship or administration, CountyshallbeaTs fllows-C of CiguaMt
nd any and all other actions, prosecutions or routh of heIcht1e anonee iver wer t ien m
proceedings that may be pending in Dade County saonth a the knee R iverl rin where in t enu
n the Circuit Court or the County Court or any Ichetackntee River..tonsid lhettenee u
other Court. or before any officer or Board of thenceeu a lon g eth easte d nehor line to rf :
said county on the first day of Tuly. 1909, where- nee County. to Suwannee River; thence aue
of any Court, ofrer or Board of Palm Beach said river to the Georgia line, thenc
County would have had jurisdiction if said county said line to the range line dividing Ranges J
bad been in existence when such action or pro- K9; thence south along said range line to .as
ceedirng was instituted, shall be transferred to the Creek; thence down said creek to the anta !.
officer or Board of Palm Beach County having Rive thence down said crek to the pont Pe-
urisdiction of such matters, and all pleadings.



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1 XaloaUty at their reular
metg t r JMly, 1a0 m.d.
fte lws Chgsena ma ... .
n property Ia MifCountyPur-
M8, fnr iso taSms:
J. ot west three quarter of
mBrthwast quarter of northwest quar.
tar. 2-1726.-0acres. Raised from
0os to $1ew000.
Mtchel RIgon, for south half of
otwt quartet except 4 chains
east and wet on west side, 28-17-26--
72acre. Raised from $150 to $500.
J. R AverT-, northwest quarter of
irothwest quarter and west quarter
of southwest quarter of northwest
quarter, except 1 acre to church, 24-16-
--4N acres. Raised from $130 to

J. R. Avery, west three-quarters of
northwest quarter of northwest cuar-
ter. 1-16-24-30 acres. Raised from
"I to $800.
D. F. Stebleton, northwest quarter
-t northeast quarter and northeast
quarter of northwest quarter, 1-16-24--
t0 acres. Raised from $100 to $300.
Lake Bryant Fruit Co., lots 1, 2, 3,
4, 5, and east half of northwest ouar-
ter, section 30, and lots 1, 2 and 31-
15-25, containing 503 acres. Raised
from $800 to $1000.
N. A. Fort, southwest quarter of
southeast quarter, 24-15-24 Raised
from $400 to $600.
R. C. Fort, west half of northeast
quarter and east half of northwest
quarter, 24-15-24-160 acres. Raised
* from $300 to $500.
J. B. Griggs, south half of southeast
quarter, 7-15-24-80 acres. Raised
from $200 to $300.
I. 0. Cordrey, west half of south-
west quarter and sotuheast quarter of
southwest quarter, 3-15-24-120 acres.
Raised from $500 to $700.
T. W. Randall, on 7.90 chains ncrth
and south by 12.67 chains east and
west n southwest corner of lot 5, 36-
14-23-5 acres. Raised from $80 to
W. P. Williamson, on lots 9, 10, 11,
except northeast quarter, and except
11 chains square in northwest corner
of lot 10, and all of lot 14, 17-13,25--
170 acre-. Raised from $350 to $600.
G. W. Brant, on lot 5, 32-15-25-28
acres. Raised from $100 to $500.
Mrs. Lillian Norsworthy, on lot 1.
(except town of Boardman) Miller's
sub, 9-12-21-51 acres. Raised fiom
$400 to $1000.
B. B. Keep, on lot 9, Miller's sub,
10-12-21-33 acres. Raised from $800
to $1500.
Mrs. A. M. Sampson, part of let 3
and all of lot 4, Miller's sub. 9-12-21-
42 acres. Raised from $800 to $1200.
W. H. Belk, 5 1- chains east and
west, on east side of southeast quar-
ter of southeast quarter, 8-12-21-11
acres. Raised from $100 to $300.
Mrs. A. L. Smith, on commencing
25.11 chains north and 12.24 chains
west of southeast corner, 5-12-21,
thence west 14.71 chains, north 13.5S
chains, east 14.71 chains, south 13.58
chains-20 acres. Raised frm $300
to $800.
J. A. Murrell, on 16 acres in north-
east corner of lot 8, Biller's sub, 1i-12-
21-16 acres. Raised from $1000 to

J. H. Reed, on block 14 except 2
on south end. Boardman, 9-12-21.
ed from $100 to $300.
B. W. Fontane, on commencing
chains east of northwest corner,
20. thence south 25.10 chains,
32.72 chains, north 25.10 chains,
32.72 chains-82 acres. Raised



$1000 to $1600. 4
Mariah Griffin, on lot 7, block 7, and Y
lots 1. 2 and 3, block 8, Boardman, i
9-12-21-8 acres. Raised from $200 to &

H. C. Price, on 8.50 clins east and f
west on east side of southwest aouar-
ter of northwest quarter and west half 1
of southwest quarter. 13-12-20-97 c
acres. Raised from $500 to $800. 2
E. W. Rush. on southwest quarter C
of southeast quarter and south half of a
southwest quarter, 18-12-21-120 acres. '
Raised from $1100 to $2000.
J. D. Price. on lots 67. 98. 99. 101.
102, sub of 17-12-21-50 acres. Raised
from $500 to $1000. c
W. R. Brown, on lots 39 and 42. (
west of railroad, and 40, 41. 53. 54. 55, f
66, 57, 59. 60. sub of 7-12-21-95 acres.
Raised from $1000 to $1500. 2
W. R. Brown. on lots 6, 7, 8, 13, sub 9
of 16-12-21-29 acres. Raised from s
$400 to $800.
J. K. Christian. on lots 65 and 66. -
sub of 17-12-21-20 acres. Raised n
from $500 to $1000.
J. K. Christian, on lots 41, 42. 56. e
-4 57., sub of 17-12-21-40 acres. Raised
S --- -- a I MAA s

trm me to
Mio n el Van Nes, on lots 26.
ldsouth half of 27, and lot 3,
eWt L chadus north and south by
7:0 chains east and west, in north-
wrt corner, sub of 16-1-21--2 acres.
Ralse from $400 to $800. ,
Grace C. Flewellen, on lot 62, one-
third Interest, sub of 17-12-21-3.33
acres. Raised from $120 to $200.
Lizzie Plewellen. on lot 62, o'-
third interest, sub of 17-12-21-'. ,
acres. Raised from $120 to $200.
Johnson, Brown Co., on lot 62, one-
third interest, sub of 17-12-21-3.33
acres. Raised from $120 to $200.
Oklawaha Fruit Co., on 5 chains
east and west on east side of south-
west quarter and southeast quarter
6-13-21-180 acres. Raised from $720
to $5000.
Oklawaha Fruit Co., on southeast
quarter of northeast quarter, 6-13-21-
40 acres. Raised from $80 to $1000.
Irvine Crate and Basket Co., on
personal property. Raised from $5700
to $7300.
Wetumpka Fruit Co., on lots 1, 2, 3,
4, 12, 13, 15, 16. 17, 18, 19, 35, 36, and
2.37 acres in southeast corner of lot
14, and east half of lot 41 of J. H.
Campbell s survey of east part of Fer-
nandez grant, and lots 1 and 2, sec-
ton 21. and lot 1, section 28, sections
21 and 28-13-21-245 acres. Raised
from $2000 to $3000.
E. M. Montague, on lots 25 and 26,
J. H. Campbell's survey of east part
of Fernandez grant, and lots 1 and 2
of section 21, and lot 1, section 28,
sections 21 and 28-13-21-42 acres.
Raised from $700 to $1000.
J. B. Malloy, on personal property.
Raised from $3000 to $4000.
McDowell Crate and Lumber Co.,
on personal porperty. Raised from
$8000 to $9000.
John Kendig, on northwest quarter
of northeast quarter, and northeast
quarter of northwest quarter of south-
west quarter of northeast quarter, .and
southeast quarter of northwest quar-
ter, 13-13-22-130 acres. Raised from
$1500 to $2000.
Jesse Lovell, on 5.55 chains east and
west on east side of southeast quar-
ter of northwest quarter, 14-13-22-11
acres. Raised from $100 to $300.
Consolidated Chititu Co., on all of
Thomas Clark grant, except 30 acres
to Mizell, and except 13 chains wide
on northwest side of said grant, 12-21
-413 acres. Raised from $600 to
I. Mizelle. on 30 acres in Thomas
Clark grant, tp 12, r 21. Raised from
$550 to $800.
John H. Wyckoff, on lot 4, sub of G.
I. F. Clark grant, in tp. 12, r. 22-24
acres. Raised from $250 to $1000.
F. P. and A. J. McWhirter, on lot
1, sub of G. I. F. Clark grant, in town-
ship 12, range 22-24 acres. Raised
from $340 to $1200.
Sarah L. Choate, on north half of
lot 8, G. I. F. Clark grant, tp. 12, r.
22-11 acres. Raised from $100 to
W. H. Timmons, on south half of lot
8, sub of G. I. F. Clark grant, tp. 12,.
r. 22-9.75 acres. Raised from $100
to $800.
R. A. Beard, on lot 21, sub of G. I.
F. Clark grant, tp. 12, r. 22-22 acres.
Raised from $250 to $1000.
W. H. Timmons, on 8 acres on west
side of lot 22, sub of G. I. F. Clark
grant, tp. 12 ,r. 22-8 acres. Raised
from $100 to $300.
' R. A. Beard, on 6 acres on west side
of lot 23, G. I. F. Clark grant, tp. 12,

r. 22. Raised from $60 to $300.
Citra Fruit Co., on commencing at
northeast corner of lot 23. G. I. F.
Clark grant, tp. 12, r. 22. thence west
440 yards, south 387 yards, east 230
yards, south 156 yards, east 210 yards,
iorth 30 yards, east 230 yards, north
88 1-3 yards, west 222 yards, north
114 2-3 yards-31.S2 acres. Raised
from $300 to $1200.
C. W. White, on lot 3 and south half
ot 7, and lot 15, and commencing 20 1
chains west of southeast corner of lot 1
22, thence south 20 chains, west 5
chains, north 20 chains, east 5 chains. x
and commencing at southwest corner f
of lot 10, thence south 17.36 chains.
west '1.26 chains, north 13.36 chains. (
east to point 4 chains south of south- I
west corner of lot 9. thence north 4 1
chains, east to p. o. b.. all in G. i F. i
Clark grant, tp. 12. r. 22. Raised (
rom $1000 to $2000. t
W. H. Timmons, on commencing 4
24.09 chains north and 7.40 chains
west of intersection of east line of 3
section 30, with south boundary oi G. t
. F. Clark grant, tp. 12, r. 22. thence
south 16.68 chains, west 6.50 chains. (
north 14.18 chains to lake, northeast x
tlth lake to p. o. b.-10 acres. Rais-
ed from $100 to $300.
R. R. Hice, on commencing at inater-
section of west bdy. with, lake and sec.


Geo. R. Sangster, .-n southwest
quarter of northeast quarter and
southwest quarter of southeast quar-
ter and east half of southeast quar-
ter, 9-13-22-160 acres. Raised from
$320 to $600.
Geo. R. Sangster. on west half of
northeast quarter and west half of
northwest quarter and southeast quar-
of northwest quarter and south half,
16-13-22-520 acres. Raised from
$1300 to $2000.
Geo. R. Sangster, on southeast quar-
ter of northeast quarter and east half
of southeast quarter, 17-13-22-120
acres. Raised from $300 to $600.
Ben Galloway, on west half of west
half of southeast quarter, except 5.72
chains square in northeast garner,
33-12-22-37 acres. Raised from $60
to $150.
Geo. E. Snow, on land described as
in northeast corner of lot 1, except
4.50 acres in northwest corner, 16-17-
24-20 acres. Raised from $23C0 to

Mrs. N. R. Brown, on commencing
29 rods south 18 1-4 degrees west of
northeast corner of lot 1, 16-17-24,
thence south 84 3-4 degrees, east
43.28 rods, south 3 1-2 degrees, west
17.28 rods, north 77 degrees, west to
lake, north with lake to point west of
commencement, east to p. o. b.-8.25
acres. Raised from $600 to $1000..
Alex. Wynne, on commencing 21.29
chains south of northwest corner, 15-
17-24. thence south 8.13 chains, east
19.58 chains, north 73 1-3 degrees,
east 1.80 chains to lake, north with
lake to point east of commencement,
west to p. o. b.-15 acres. Raised
from $80 to $SOO.
H. T. Spocner (heirs of) on com-
mencing 20 chains west of southeast
corner. 9-17-24, thence north 6.50
chains, west 20 chains, south 6.50
chains, east 20 chains-13 acres. Rais-
ed from $500 to $1500.
Jas. Walker, on commencing at
southeast corner, 9-17-24, thence west
3.56 chains, north 3.20 chains, west
1.50 chains, north 1.80 chains, east
5.06 chains, south 5 chains-2 acres.
Raised from $60 to $200.
H. C. Morrison. on lots 1, 2. and
north half of lot 3. 19-17-25-135 actes.
Raised from $350 to $500.
R. L. Martin, on lots 1, 2. 7, S. or
northeast quarter. 4-17-24. Raised
From $200 to $320.
Dr. J. M. Eagleton (heirs of), on
commencing at intersection of a point
L.40 chains west of east boundary of
ot 3 with Lake Weir, 6-17-24, thence
north to north line of lot 3, west 13.63
chains, south to lake, east with lake
o p. o. b.-13.61 acres. Raisrd from
1400 to $1000.
A. J. Hoyt on fractional part of lot
3, 6-17-24-6 acres. Raised from $400
o $700.
Dr. A. L. Izlar. on commencing 5.87
chains. south 56 degrees, west from
northwest corner of lot 2. Ayer's sub
of lot 3. 6-17-24, thence south 56 de-
grees. west 2.46 chains, south 27 de-
grees. east 9.74 chains, north 56 de-
grees, east 2.46 chains, north 27 de-

22-17-24. Raised from $80 to $250.
W. N. Wilson, on 618 feet east and
west by 671 feet north and south, in
northwest corner of lot 1, 25-17-23-9
acres. Raised from $500 to $1000.
Groff Bros., on east three-fourths of
northwest quarter of northwest quar-
ter, 30-17-24-30 acres. Raised from
$500 to $1000.
W. N. Wilson, on commencing 5
chains west *of northeast corner of
southeast quarter of southwest quar-
ter, 30-17-24, thence west 10 chains,
south 10 chains, east 10 chains, north
10 chains-10 acres. Raised from $100
to $500.
W. N. Wilson, on commencing 5
chains west of southeast corner of
southeast quarter of southwest quar-
ter, 30-17-24, thence west 10 chains,
north 10 chains, east 10 chains, south
10 chains.-10 acres. Raised from
$100 to $500.
E. Schnitzler, on commencing 21.37
chains east of northwest corner, 29-
17-24, thence east 5.44 chains, south
20 chains, west 5.44 chains, north 20
chains-11 acres. Raised from $200
to $1000.

B. F. Saxton, on commencing 15
chains east of northwest corner, 29-
17-21, thence south 20 chains, east
6.37 cha;is north 20 chains, west 6.37
chaiis-12 acres. Raised from $400
to $S00.
E. L. Stafford. on northwest quarter
of northwest quarter of northwest
quarter and west half of east half of
northwest quarter of northwest quar-
ter, 29-17-24-20 acres. Raised from
$500 to $1000.
T. B. Snook, on west half of south-
east quarter of southeast quarter of
northwest quarter, 29-17-24-5 acres.
Raised from $50 to $250.
A. N. Cameron, on southwest quar-
ter of southwest quarter and south-
west quarter of southeast quarter ot
southwest quarter, 22-17-24-50 acres.
Raised from $300 to $1000.
E. J. Lytle, on south 2-5 of south
half of lot 2 and north half of north
3-5 of south half of lot 2, 16-17-24-17
acres. Raised from $500 to $1000.
Frank Lytle, on south half of north
,-5 of south half of lot 2, 16-17-24-
7 1-2 acres. Raised from $50 to $200.
Mrs. P. W. P. Buffum, on north-
west quarter of northwest quarter of
southwest quarter and northeast quar-
ter of southeast quarter of southwest
quart-r and north half of southeast
quarter of southeast quarter of south-
west quarter and south half of south-
west quarter of southeast quarter of
southwest quarter and north half of
northeast quarter of southwest auar-
ter of southwest quarter and south
half of southeast quarter of north-
west quarter of southwest quarter. 21-
17-24-49 acres. Raised from $2100
to $3000.
W. C. Willard. on 17 ciiains north
and south by 10 chains east and west
in southwest corner, 21-17-21-17
acres. Raised from $200 to $1500.
V. P. Kelsey, on south half of south-
east quarter of southwest quarter of
northeast quarter. 21-17-24-5 acres.

ter of southwest quarter, 21.-17-24--
3 acres. Raised tram $50 to $300.
G. B. Hammond. on southeast quar-
ter and south half of northeast quar-
ter, 35-12-19--240 acres. Raised from
$360 to $480.
W. A. Hammond, on northwest quar-
ter of southwest quarter and south

boiadry of G.L P. 8Cnmt,2 lots 5 and 6, except 210 feet east and
chains east of outhwest corner, 304312 west by s87 feet north and south In
22, thence north T' degrees, 40 mal- southwest corner, 12-17-23--38 acres.
utes, 15 seconds, east to Oranke L&ke Raised from $1800 to $4000.
-40 acres. Raised from $5000 to Carney Investment Company, on
$7000. lots 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 13-17-23-208 acres.
Citra PFruit Co, on lot 3, 21-12-22- Raised from $3400 to $20,000.
68 acres. Raised from $600 to $1200. J. M. Wiley, on commencing 15.81
F. R. cWhirter, on lot 4, 21-12-22- chains east of southwest corner, 20-
acres., Raised from $500 to $800. 17-24, thence north 17.60 chains, north
*hAop Hoyt Fruit go., on lots 1, 2, 82 degrees, east 2.82 chains, south 18
4, 6, 7, 22-12-22-225 acres. Raised chains, west 2.78 chains-5 acres.
*om $2000 to $2500. Raised from $200 to $1000.
Clifford Orange Grove Co., on lot E. S. Upham, on north half of south-
5, 22-12-22-46 acres. Raised from east quarter, except 10 rods east and
$300 to $000. west on east side, and except 1 acre
R. L. Steel, on all of ex 6.97 acres to to school and commencing 10 chains
W. E. Oyer, 23-12-22-280 acres. Rais- west of southeast corner of lot 6, 25-
ed from $1500 to $2000. 17-23, thence west 10 chains, north 15
R. L. Steel, lots 8, 9, 10, 11, 24-12-22 chains, east 10 chains, south 15 chains
-161 acres. Raised from $400 to -89 acres. Raised from $750 to
$800. $1500.
Mrs. E. L. Wartmann, on south half Mechanic Saving Bank, on west half
of southwest quarter, 26-12-22-80 of northeast quarter and east half of
acres. Raised from $300 to $500. northwest quarter, except 6 chains
Mrs. M. B. Boney, on east half of east and west by 10 chains north and
northeast quarter o. southwest quar- south in northeast corner, 30-17-24-
ter, 27-12-22-20 acres. Raised from 154 acres. Raised from $1000 to
$300 to $800. $2500.
E. L. Wartmann, on northwest quar- Mrs. E. A. Ricker, on commencing
ter of northwest quarter, 6-12-22-40 at northwest corner of southwest oor-
acres. Raised from $160 to $300. ner, 30-17-24, thence south 20 chains,
A. J. Douglass, on north half of east 20 chains, north 8 chains, west
northwest quarter of southeast quar- 10.40 chains, north 5.54 chains east
te and south half of southwest quar- 5.38 chains, north 5 chains, west 5
ter of southeast quarter and southeast chains, north 5 chains, west 20 chains
quarter of southeast quarter, except -50 acres. Raised from $1000 to
12 chains north and south by 5 chains $1500.
east and west in northeast corner, A. L. Jones, on 5.83 chains east and
36-12-22-74 acres. Raised from $150 west by 12 chains north and south in
to $400. southwest corner of northeast quar-
Griner and Douglass, on 5 chains ter of southeast quarter, 22-17-24-7
east and west by 12 chains north and acres. Raised from $40 to $200.
south in northeast corner of south- Mrs. M. J. Jones, on northeast quar-
east quarter of southeast quarter, ter of southeast quarter, except 5.83
36-12-22-60 acres. Raised from $20 chains east and west by 12 chains
to $200. north and south in southwest corner,

M. J.
sub of
L. N.
$200 to
L. N.

Roess, on lots 1, 2, 3, Teague's
lots 54, 59, 60, Caldwell's ad,
Raised from $1800 to $2500.
Green, on west half of lot 2,
survey, Ocala. Raised from


on all of lot 3, Scott's
except 188 feet north

and south by 232 feet east and west
in northwest corner. Raised from
$50 to $2000.
Fla. Lime Co., on commencing 9.10
chains west of southeast corner of
northeast quarter of southwest quar-
ter, 14-14-21, thence east 9.10 chains,
north 12 chains, west 15 chains, south-
east to p. o. b., and that part of east
half of southwest quarter west of hard
road-60 acres. Raised from $5000
to $10,000.
H. Webb, on southeast quarter of
southwest quarter and southwest
quarter of southeast quarter, 23-14-21
-80 acres. Raised from $5500 to
W. P. Wilson, on sections 17 and
29, township 15, range 21-280 acres.
Reduced from $1290 to $640.
The board will meet on Monday,
August 2, 1909, to hear any complaints
that may arise on account of said
changed assessments.
S. T. SISTRUNK, Clerk 7-16-3t




Notice if hereby given that the un-
dersigned, as special master in chan-
cery, under and by virtue of the au-
thority of a certain final decree, ren-
dered by the Hon. W. S. Bullock,
judge, on the 21st day of June, A. D.
1909, in the circuit court of the fifth
judicial circuit of Florida, in and for
Marion county, in chancery, in a cer-
tain cause therein pending wherein
John R. Williams is complainant and
Charles W. White, National Bank of
the State of Florida. The Travelers'
Insurance Company, Mary K. Orr, E.
R. Williams and Horace Drew, as ex-
ecutors of the estate of George R.
Fairbanks, deceased, and First Nation-
al Bank of Gainesville are defendants,
will, on
Monday, the 2nd Day of August, A. D.
at the south door of the court house
in Ocala, Marion county, Florida, dur-
ing the legal hours of sale, to-wit:
Eleven o'clock a. ifm., and two o'clock
p. m., offer for sale and will sell to
the highest and best bidder, for cash,
at public outcry, the following describ-
ed lands in M-.rion county, state of
Florida. to-wit: Beginning at the
southwest corner of lot nine (9) of
the C. J. Allred survey of the George
I. F. Clark grant in township twelve,
south, ranp0 twenty-two, east: said
survey b-tng r-cordedl in Deed Book
"J." :;ag- .eighty-eight (88) of the cir-
lcuit court c erk's office of said county:
thence .-ast to soutLhwst corner of lot
tfn ifl~ i f said survey: thence south
pventl.n eantad 36-19) chains; thencel


By virtue of an execution from I
circuit court of the fifth judteid 41
cult of Florida, in and for the cO
of Marion, in a certain cause thU
pending, wherein Eliza A. KIrt
was complainant and Jerry P. KIIJ
was defendant, I, the und rs
sheriff of said county, will, oa
Monday, the Second Day of
A. D. 190%
between the hours of eleven o'di
a. m., and two o'clock p. in., ia t
of the south door of the court
in Ocala, Florida, offer for sale to
highest bidder for cash, the follow
de-cribed real estate situate laI
county of Marion, and more partg
larly described as follows: The
west quarter of the northeast
of section twenty-one,
twelve, south, range twenty, lI
Arredondo grant, levied upon u
said execution to satisfy the saime
Sheriff of Marion County, Floridat
Attorney for Complainant.

Of Application for Tax Deed Usad
Section 8 of Chapter 4888, La M
of Florida
Notice is hereby given that Eua
English, purchaser of tax certlieg
No. 173. dated the 3rd day of J1
A. D. 1907, has filed said certiicate
my office and has made application e
tax deed to issue in accordacne wt
law. Said certificate embraces *
following described property
in Marion county, Florida, tew
North half of southeast quarter,
tion 4. township 13, asquth, rane
east. The said land Being aaam
at the date of the Issuance of agn
certificate in the name of E. L.
nison. Unless said certificate
be redeemed according to law, r
deed will issue thereon on the l
day of August, A. DI 1909.
Witness my official signage -
seal this the 30th day of June, A.
1909. (Seal.) S. T. SIS9181
Clerk Circuit Court, Marion Ca,I
Of Application for Tax Deed U801
Section 8 of Chapter 4888, laws .
of Florida
N twice is hereby given that W.
Brewer, purchaser of tax certf
No. 501. dated the 5th day of Juam-
D. 1905. has filed said certificate
my. office, and has made a i
for tax deed to issue in accor
with law. Said certiflaete ei
the following described property
ated in Marion county, Florida,
Northwest quarter of southwest
ter. section 13, township 15.

I 4F

WA- 1 - 6 of




half of northeast quarter of southwest
quarter, "35-12-19-60 acres. Raised
from $100 to $120.
Lizzie Bleckfey, on north half of
northeast quarter of southwest quar-
ter, 35-12-19-20 acres. Raised from
$40 to $60.
Lizzie w-iney, on northwest quar-
ter of northeast quarter, 35-12-19-40
acres. Raised from $80 to $120.
W. D. Mathews, on east half of
northeast* quarter and east three-
fourths of southeast quarter, 30-12-20
-200 acres. Reduced from $460 to
J. M. Mathews, on southwest quar-
ter of northeast quarter and southeast
quarter of northwest quarter and east
half- of southwest quarter, 82-12-20-
160 acres. Raised from $300 to $320.
W. 0. Harrison, on northwest quar-
ter of southwest quarter, 6-13-20-40
acres. Raised from $60 to $80.
J. K. Harrison, on northwest quar-
ter of northwest quarter, 6-13-20-40
acres. Raised from $60 to $80.
J. S. McFall, on northwest quarter
of northeast quarter and northeast
quarter of northwest quarter and
south half of northwest quarter, 6-13-
20-160 acres. Raised from $200 to
A. W. P. Yongue, on west half of
northeast quarter of northwest quar-
ter, 7-13-21-20 acres. Raised from
$100 to $200.
H. Gattrell, on east half of north-
east quarter of northwest quarter, 7-
13-21-20 acres. Raised from $100 to
M. Fishel, on all. of lot 40, S. & D.
ad, Ocala. Raised from $100 to $300.
Camp Phosphate Company, on com-
mencing 40 feet east of northeast cor-
ner, 35, Caldwell's ad to Ocala, thence
east 210 feet, south 321 feet, west 210
feet, north 321 feet. Raised from
$1000 to $3500.


Notice is hereby gives that t
tue of a final decree eated
Honorable W. S. Buiob. JEW i4
fifth Judicial circuit of Florda
28th day of June, A. D. 1980, I a
tain cause then pending nl the
court of the fifth Judiial
Florida, in and for Marimo
which James M. Graham w
plainant and the Consoldated
Company, a corporation mader
laws of the territory of Arsoa,
defendant, in which said Ia
I, E. H. Martin, was named.ald
pointed special master to execute
same, I shall on c*i
Monday, the 2nd Day of Auguwt A.o
in front of the south door of the
house in the city of Ocala,
house in the city of Ocala, Fle., at
legal hours of sale, offer and expo
sale to the highest and beet bldde,
cash, he following described p
situated, lying and being In the
ty of Marion, state of Florida:
ning at the southeast corner of
tion twenty-four (24), In
twelve (12), south, range twet
east, and running from thence
twenty (20) chains, thence west
enty (70) chains, thence south
(80) chains, thence east twenty
chains, thence north twenty
chains, thence east sixty (60)
thence north forty (40) chains, to
place of beginning, containing
hundred and forty (440) acres
or less; together with all
property on said premises. &
Special Maxter:
Complainant's Solicitors.
- -

Of Application for Tax Deed
Section 8 of Chapter 4888, Law
of Florida
Notice is hereby given that ,
Borland, purchaser of tax
No. 85, dated the 3rd day of J .
D. 1907, has filed said certificate
my office, and has made app
for tax deed to issue in aor
with law. Said certificate
the following described property
uated In Marion county, Florida,
wit: Commencing at southedt -
ner of Geo. Colson's lot on DUa
enue, sub of G. 1. F. Clark grant,
ship 12, range 22, east, thence
3.15 chains to commencing
north 3.36 chains, east 70
south 6.31 chains, south 2. e
west 6.31 chains-2 acres. The
land being assessed at the date of
issuance of such certificate it,
name of Moore & McWhirter.
less said certificate shall be
ed according to law, tax deed wl=
sue thereon on the 16th day of w
A. D. 1909. "
Witness my official signature
seal this the 13th day of July, A.,
1909. (Seal.) S. T. S1T1
Clerk Circuit Court, Marion Co.,

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s Wumn Terrc AAtirce About It-Comments

O the Admnor d a Paochr.

SCmnamn church at Craw-
k bTma the Rev. Pawl
o seof bTna-oe-l. Uaos.
* Oft Tvaeby eveaingo two

et thingsmt Mr. Wakefeld

e mm morm women misslonar-
by Chinese men than
an -~tme converted. The
Itam tf of the Chinatown
9 me UIg 1 and her two
g -utan has uncovered the
r the pat- of ladividual re-
gb P dw he Is almost
in me Chimes. missions.

t m a were se ttsrpris-

Sm als the Chimns to their
as ee&o The -eoer of the
to her 4mg this.

) i uek w approved of God

I aggI r short, the
-..s, rnd ly em
a her megverts, an d after
Mto l t eoralm relations
to th ema Wt choked tot
t Mt bet mdr am her body
otireLk A reat 5t1m "
49 nmdeo s t to he orpe andth
U-g. Pthl Waksteld said, thie

N mat eha t the syse" of
[ No thas r there were
N- s of ts hadidaal in-ow

bb be KEipra IT COVERED
it cst leherout s h-a long

wt et e pr tensing to be-
M Wat? That the system of
ww k Now in operation was
the ea rdasetion of more wo-u
thane there were

e m tma, eSey ead long known

bn my werA, I think this is the

p f Me O gsp*ever made.
W**e missoloaries" knew
Ma d-t-eyed, lecherous Chi-
Svlves were pretending to be-
g--verts ts order that they

7ChEtbaa girls and destroy

gl -l-arIetM kovew that the


b TI m-Ubft acknowledges the
gt a meat pamphlet entitled,
of the Trees of the State of
." Iprwpared by Dr. John Gif-

Caeassia women were being ruined

by the hypocritical "converts," and
they kept the hideous secret to them-
Did "we missionaries" warn the
girls who were about to go blindly
into that vile association?
Did "we missionaries" warn the
mothers and fathers of the would-be
missionary girls?
Did "we missionaries" tell the peo-
ple about it in the missionary ser-
Was any hint of it dropped in the
reports to conventions, conferences
and synods?
Did any of the missionary papers or
magazines put you and your sisters
and daughters on your guard?
"We missionaries had known it a
long time," but we kept it to our-
selves! Why? Because a knowledge
of the appalling truth would have
brought the deluded people to their
senses, and the missionary collections
would have fallen off!
Suppose that I had charged this hor-
rible evil upon the missionary meth-
j ods, would the missionaries have con-
lessed it?
You know tha$ they would not. They
would have denied it bitterly. But
Elsie Sigel's dead body, discovered in
the bedroom of one of the bright and
shining Chinese "converts" "uncover-
ed the evils of the system"
"We missionaries" knew of those
evils, and had known of them a long
time! But we kept the lid on. We saw
our Christian sisters walking blindly
to perdition, and we did not say one
word to save them!
Merciful God! How could anything
be more infamous?
If "we missionaries" could keep cov-
ered up such frightful conditions in
the mission work among the Chinese
You did not know that Chinese
rakes were wearing Christian clothes
to get the chance to debase Caucasian
girls! "We missionaries" knew it but
kept the secret.
What other secrets are they keep-
This terrible confession of Rev.
Paul Wakefield ought to damn this
whole unscriptural system of foreign
The missionaries who kept that aw-
ful secret are not much better than
the Chinamen who ruined the girls.-
Tom Watson in the Jeffersonian.


Road building is becoming a science
and instead of having work done un-
der the incompetent direction of

~--- p.. mm'- YOU?

Suppose that to your waiting soul-re-
ceptive, still,
Truth came and spoke a message,
sweet and low;
Suppose that to your yearning heart
she would reveal
Things which your spirit most de-
sired to know.
Should she pour sweet strains of some
rich melody
Ne'er heard by mortal man since
time began,
Would you rejoice that she had chos-
en you to bear
And bear her revelation unto man?

Would you be strong and bold her
message tb proclaim?
Would you rejoice that she had
chosen you
To stand alone, and seek to glorify
the name
Of truth, in all that you might say
or do?
Suppose the message was of such im-
port that you
Could not explain in ways that sat-
The bold demands of reason, nor
The paths which intellectual powers

Would you be strong enough to say:
"Behold I stand
Where reason cometh, and where
Doth never qnore observe. Here, rea-
son's hand
Is clasped and led by that of revela-0
Thus am I led to know the things not
yet discerned
By eyes or ears or heart of natural
And lo! unto a natural world I dare
Things which the spiritual only un-
Tallahassee, Florida.


Whereas, It has pleased our Heav-
enly Father, in his infinite wisdom, to
remove from our midst our esteemed
brother and fellow member, Dr. Wil-
liam Herbert Powers, who died on the
fourth day of July, 1909, and
Whereas, The life that made our as-
sociation with him pleasant is at an
end, and the gates are closed upon
our further earthly intercourse; and
Whereas, By his many ennobling
traits of character he had endeared
himself to us, and in has career has
left an example to his friends and
fellow members; and
Whereas, Those manly q(alifica-
tions which he possessed influence us
in a sincere dseire to testify to an ap-
preciation of his life amongst us;
therefore, be it
Resolved, That in the death of Doc-
tor Powers, who was a member of
Ocala lodge, No. 286, Benevolent and
Protective Order of Elks, we certainly
deplore the loss of one to whom we
had become affectionately attached
by association and by relations which
were never marred by the least oc-
currence of an unfriendly act.
Resolved, further, That a copy of
these resolutions be presented to the
family of Dr. Powers, and that same
be attached to and become a part of
the minutes of this order.
Exalted Ruler.

1I f0 msent Grove for Mrs. Kirk county or town officials, the states are
ON tfhe same place, for her de- assuming the responsibility of control, STILL ANOTHER CARGO OF AU-
"" B of frestry in the Florida with excellent results. In Massachu- TOS
Sof Woman's Clubs. This sets road making under the supervis-
vtmifu~o type the on of state officials has become an The Oc4la Gas Engine Works,
gives is full-maed type the art, and, as a consequence, the O essrs. ang and Spencer, ropre-
a ad common names of 2S1 Bay State is creating a system of Messrs. Lang and Spencer, proprie-
f te ve and introduced trees of highways which has few equals any- Buick machines Saturday. One had
)- S. Blewed. in many cases, by where. Incidentally, as a direct re- already been sold to Mr. C. C. Car-
Witmt. Ia Roman. of the tree's ut e ofthe cntrction of good roads, michhael, and the other two are f.,r
d othr information about the value of country property in Ma sale to the fortunate ones who first
ether inform sachusetts has rapidly increased. New registers an order for them. All three
mGta .as Dr. Gifford says. pos- York, New Jersey, Maryland and Vir- are ve.y pretty cars. As the Buick is
M *a oper number and greater ginia have recognized the value of very popularin Ocala there will be
ft otres than any other state centralized, scientific control of road no trouble in disposing of them. The
construction. and the results are JUS ouble in disposing of them. The-
No mca.; many have also been consaructioneauto has come to stay, and is rapidly
flying the method. In practically ev-
w and. with her great variety ery case greatly increased farm val- displacing the horse. There are now
There is hardly a tree inus e followed the improvement a large umber in Ocala, and in dis-
gd that might not be suceess- the rods, and when the Washington- cussing the amount of money invested
taredued here, in some section Richmond highway is constructed theinso onehas estimated the
a state.-Jacksonville Times-Un- frm lo ngh o n te tedl bthe l at one hundred and fifty thous-
farmers along the route will be than dollars ormore. This is not sig-
ones who will reap the principal ben- nifican of hard times. We rejoice in
efit.-AWashington Post. ., -.- .. -. -,., ...-

. W. Jaes. who operates a saw-
- Cedar Creek. about eight "For ten years I couldn't ride a
horse without being in torture from
p @m Jacksonville, was in the piles,' writes L. N. Napier of Rug-
pgorday. ad stated to a Me- less. Ky.. "when all doctors and othe-r
S-- that there was a white remedies failed. Bucklen's Arnice
mag er of eight children, 53 Salve cured me." Infallible for piles.
burns, scalds, cuts, boils, fever scores.
Solving near his mill. who eczema, salt rheum. corns. 25c. Guar-
gr about a year ago from anteed by Tydings & Co. m
ald she has never seen Jack-
e or ritden on a railroad or OF INTEREST TO ORANGE GROW-
wr in her life.
htadin this, Mr. Jones
e agn M woman, and pos- In order to successfully market the
I _..o a,,-- nsne. She coming orange crop and perfect the


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Over Munroe & Chamblrtss Bank

J. E. CHANCE, .D. D.



Holder Block.



Opposite Bann

er Office




Gary Block.



Office over Commercial Bank
Phone 211.




Thtrt ir;nin- a ('atr'1iin this se- O-'- ffice: Second floor Muinroe & Chain-

tion of the country than all other dis-
eases put togo her, and until the last!
few years was supposed to be incura-
ble. For a great many years doctors
;pronounced it a l cal disease and pre-
iscribed local remedies, and by con-
stantly failing to cure with local
treatment, pronounced it incurable.
Science has proven catarrh to be a
constitutional disease. and therefore,
requires constitutional treatment.
Hall's Catarrh Cure. manufactured by;
F. J. Cheney & Co.. Toledo, Ohio, isI
the only constitutional cure on the,
market. It is taken internally in dos-
es from 10 drops to a teaspoonful. It

bliss Bank Building, Ocala, Fla.
Telephones: Office, 154; residence, 45.
Office hours: 9 to 12 a. m.; 2 to 4 p.
m.; 7:30 to S:30 p. m.



General practice. Calls made prompt-
ly, night or day. Special attention
to Obstetrics. Diseases women and
Office, rooms 3-22. Holder Building,
Soonnd loonnr

In the Circuit Court of the Fifth Judi-
cial Circulit of Florida, in and for
Marion County-In Chancery.
Susan Taylor, Complainant, vs. Ed-
ward Taylor,Defendant-Order for
Constructive Service.
It is ordered that the defendant
herein named, to-wit: Edward Taylor,
be and he is hereby required to ap-
pear to the bill of complaint filed in
this cause on or before Monday, the
2nd day of August, 1909.
It is further ordered that a copy of
this order be published once a week
for eight consecutive weeks in the
Ocala Banner, a newspaper publish-
ed in said county and state.
This 18th day of May, 1909.
Clerk Circuit Court. Maion Co., Fla.
~5-21* By M. E. Sumner, D. C.


Notice is hereby given that on the
23rd day of July, A. D. 1909, the un-
dersigned,'as executors of the last
will and testament of Herbert A. Ford,
will present their accounts and vouch-
ers to Joseph Bell, judge of probate in
and for Marinn county, at his office in
Ocala, and will make their final set-
tlement and will apply for final dis-
Ocala, Fla., 23rd day of January,
As Execu:or3 of the Last Will and
Trestaament of Herbert A. Ford.
1-22-6 ..


In rhe Circ(,' C'our of the Fifth Ju-i
licial Cirmnit of Florida. in and for
Ma:'ior Cotmn'.y-In Chancery.
Maria:i t .1. Ficard. Complai,:ant. vs.
.. 'IT.Elliot. .Jr.. ew al Defendants-
Or:'' r for Constructive Service.
It is or,le-rd that the defendants
her.-in named, to-wvit: J. M. Elliott.
Jr., J. D. Young. T. S. Kyle. lie and
They are hereby required to appear to
th' bill of complain; filed in this
cause on or before
Monday, the 6th Day of September,
It is further ordered that a copy of
this order be published once a week
for four consecutive weeks in the
Ocala Banner, a newspaper published
in said county and state.
This 19th day of July, 1909.
.(Seal) S. T. SISTRUNK.



Notice is hereby given that the un-
dersigned as special master In chan-
cery, under and by virtue of the au-
thority of a certain final decree, ren-
dered by the Hon. W. S. Bullock,
Judge, on the 21st day of June, A. D.
1909, in the circuit court of the fifth
judicial circuit of Florida, in and for
Marion county, in chancery, in a cer-
tain cause therein pending wherein
John R. Williams is complainant and
Charles W. White, P. A. McIntosh and
S. J. Colding are defendants, will. on
Monday, the 2nd Day of August, A. D.
at the sgrth door of the court h 'use
in Ocala, Marion county, Florida. dur-
ing the legal hours of sale, to-wit:
Eleven o'clock a. m., and two o'clock
p. m., offer for sale and will s(ll t i
the highest and best bidder, for cash
at public outcry, the following describ-
ed lands in Marion county, state of
Florida, to-wit: Beginning ten i li,
chains north from the southwest cor-
ner of the northwest fourth 'f th,,
southwest fourth of section thirty-six
(36), in township twelve, south, range
twenty-one, east. running th,-nce
north ten (10) chains; east twenty
(20) chains, south twenty (20) chains.
west twelve (12) chains: north ten
(10) chains, and west eight ( m chains
to place of beginning. containing by
estimation thirty-two (32) acres. ., so
much thereof as may be suffliin*n ro
satisfy said final decree and cis?,
Said sale being made to satisfy saiI
final decree and costs and the .sac be--
Ing made subject to the approval an i
confirmation of the said court.
As Special Master in Chanve r
0. T. GREEN.
Solicitor for Complainan;t. 0; ',


D)'parlnint of h. l' Ii;,. r:. r
U. S. Land Office at ;ain.'. il- -.. 'la.
.li :." 15.. 1 *,'.
Notice is herebhy given that w\ilhl;n.
H. Webb uf Anthony. Florida. who. o,:
May 13t1h. i i>7, imaei- homni-est;adI unr
No. :;767 (iSerial Number l:"',1 to
south half of northeast quarter anlI
south half 'it northwest quarter *'
tion 32. township 13. south. rani.e :
cast. Tallahassee. meridian. has flied
notice of intention to mak,. final orni
mutation proof. to .6stabllsh claim i
the land above described, before. th.
register and receiver. at Gainestile
Florida. on the
25th Day of August. 1909




tho pro!qililty ot Ocala peoPle.

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gte aut .re

VU9e-e-t peh.a.. by J. P. Mci
aft & CO. the emlmast banking Arm,
Of *-M aM t mortgage bonds of
the Flor Ma B Mt Coast Railway Com-
PSY. *Mart the first issue ot bonds
by this rairoad company ever offered
to the public, and the appearance of
th first dollar of outside investment
Ia an enterprise as remarkable as
my ever undertaken by a single indi-
vidMal In the history of railway con-
A few months ago the New ''ork
HeMpld ropounded to its readers the
qgtMion: "Who are the ten greatest
living Americans The replies were
numerous and interesting-numerous
because an answer can be readily
given by the average reader without
prolonged consideration or trouble-
sme research; and interesting, be-
aemes, among other things, of the
cmtrariety of the opinions expressed.
alace. beyond one or two notable
Mases, scarcely any two of the re-
spo ses agreed as to the persons en-
titled to the distinguished honor. In
the nature of the case no criterion
of standard for "greatness" can be
prescribed. While eminently prop-
er that those should be considered
who have distinguished themselves
sl the various professions, in scholar-
ship. or for conspicuous attainment in
science. or letters, the public bene-
factor (under whatever standard may
be employed) would seem to deserve
equal consideration with them-"that
person being a benefactor of the
race." as Dean Swift declared, "who
causes two blades of grass to grow
where one grew before."
Therefore, in a comparatively new
cvmotry like ours, where general pros-
perity so largely depends upon the
development of our natural resources
ad th.' creation of adequate facilities
for their transportation, it woulo
seem obvious that that person if "a
benefactor of the race" whose genius
conceives, and whose indomitable
Cowmge carries forward to comple-
tmoa. some great and difficult commer
etal undertaking by which mankind
derives a distinct and lasting benefit.
Dy reason of the magnitude of his
aebhevement In provic:ng a great qua-
si public utility, at enormous cost and
aolely as an individual, without local
or governmental aid, one involving
the solution of untold engineering
dtculties, and persecuted through a
period of financial disturbances and
industrial paralysis unprecedented in
oar history. Henry M. Flagler unques-
tionably stands foremost among liv-
ing Americans in this field of human
endeavor. Only an outline of his un-
dertakings can be given within the
rompass of such an article. This is
.o be regretted, for, although his rail-
road has been under continuous con-
strwction for a score of years (no less
than 5000 men being at times employ-
ed theteon). the work has neverthe-
les been so quietly and unostenta
tHously carried on that even now the
public has no Just conception of its
nature. magnitude or importance.
Comprehension of the stupendous en
gIneering difficulties involved in n'ucb
of the work has up to this time been
coafned to professional engineers
aad scleotifc bodies, who have close
ly watched its progress from the be
gtaatnag, some of whom have been
ere or less skeptical as to the out

Haring a decided aversion to public
notoriety. Mr. Plagler has not em
pioyed himself in proclaiming his
pleas and purposes from the house

tops, or in other spectacular advertis
tag. He has been willing, without
eavy. that others should stand in the
elight. Beginning with the bridge
lag of the St. Johns river at Jackson
vll be has proceeded, step by step,
to coMatruct, equip and put in opera,
ttoa. a railroad 600 miles long. tra


The Rome (Ga.) Tribune-Herald goes
nlato coaptions over "another valua-
ble aet-the mockingbird," which
It has come to recognize as part and
parcel of our Boating and flying obli-
atlias. It Is a fact that the bleak
bhis and dates of the north, the east
and far west do not boast this harm-
in warbler. BDt the trauit growers of
the oath pay pretty dearly for the
sweet stern's whistle. He can
mese aaythiag that chirps, from a
rg Mgmard to a locomotive. He
peroNms best In the cool of the af-
ese asb he sits ain a tree full of
re cherries or aske his perch
'iM dlaefrt purple grap s- ery
time he warbles a tue ke gulps
,.-. -- ,,. a 6-rab o f grapes.

versing the entire east coast of Flor-
ida to its southernmost extremity,
penetrating for much of the distance
a wild. uninhabited and inaccessible
region. Jt renders northern markets
available to owners of thousands of
acres of land hitherto" regarded as
worthless; it has created enormous
values where none existed before, and
has led to a marvelous influx of per-
manent housekeepers and transient
winter residents and the upbuilding
of prosperous settlements and bust-
ling towns in sections where a soli-
tude prevailed and where for centu-
ries the Seminole and the alligator
had undisputed sway and held civili-
zation at bay.
Hitherto, for four months of the
year, practically two-thirds of the
country's population have shivered
with cold throughout inhospitable
northern latitudes, finding relief
therefrom only by fleeing to southern
Europe or to the Pacific coast. Now
'hey are seeking Florida resorts in-
stead and spending their money at
home, Mr. Flagler's enterprise having
made accessible an American Riviera,
infinitpiy larger than that which
skirts the Mediterranean. and one
which has been made even more se-
ductive and delightful as a winter re-
sort for our people. To accommo
date this large transient element, ad-
equate provision had to be made, and
at heavy cost, and to that end alone,
not less than $12.000,000 have been
expended on hotels, casinos, golf
links, public baths, hospitals, street
paving, sewer construction, and oth-
er like essentials to health and com-

But the most audacious project of
Mr. Flagler approaches the road's fi-
nal stage of completion. Within an-
other twelve months he will have
completed and in operation an exten-
sion of his East Coast system, a
standardized railroad, built out from
the main land for 130 miles, through
the waters of the Atlantic ocean to
Key West, by means of a series of
massive pier-and-arch viaducts, con-
structed of reinforced concrete, ris-
ing thirty feet above mean water lev-
el. The road will link together the
keys or islands, some thirty in num-
ber, by means of this series of colos-
sal viaducts, some of which are three
to four miles in length, and all of
them over water varying from three
to thirty feet in depth, thereby mak-
ing Key West the commercial outpost
of the country, commanding the en-
trance to the Gulf of Mexico, bringing
Cuba within ninety miles of the great
railway system of the continent, and,
in effect, projecting our entire rail-
way system hundreds of miles nearer
to the Panama canal than any rafl-
way now existing. The advantages
which this marvelous ocean highway
is destined to afford our commerce
with Cuba and the West Indies, as
well as with Central and South Amer-
ica, and (on the completion of 'he
Panama canal) with that of the coun-
tries of the Orient.. are incalculable
In time of war, its strategical impor-
tance as an army and navy base, and
its value as a base of supplies, it
would be hard to exaggerate.
In no other country would such a
project ever be thought of except as
a national undertaking. Nowhere
does history show a parallel to it as
an Individual enterprise. Only a
country's strongest, most resolute
men are ever identified with great
and difficult physical undertakings of
this character. Unless a public ben-
efactor like this is for inscrutable
reasons to be excluded from consid-
eration as unworthy of recognition
for this honor, I submit that it is just
that "Henry M. Flagler's name should
be accorded its rightful place in the
galaxy of the "ten greatest Ameri-
cans now living."

while the latter is only a dress pa-
rade glutton.-Carrollton Cor. New-
nan Herald and Advertiser.


After doctoring for about twelve
years for a bad stomach trouble, and
spending nearly five hundred dollars
for medicine and doctors' fees, I pur-
chased my wife one box of Chamber-
lain's Stomach and Liver Tablets,
which did he so much good that she
continued to use them and they have
done her more good thna all of the
medicine I bought before.--Samuel
Boyer, Folsom. Iowa. This medicinee
is for sale by all druggists. Samples
free. m



Beginning today (Wednesday) the
camp for the instruction of officers
of the militia of the United States
will open for a two weeks' course,
and orders have been issued by Adju-
tant General Foster, of the Florida
state troops, which designate three
surgeons of Florida to attend. Reg-
ular army surgeons will be at the
camp, and they will have charge of
the educational features, which will
no doubt prove of great value, as all
of the latest ideas of the regular ser-
vice will be explained. The orders is-
sued .y General Foster are as fol-

Mr. S. S. Savage, who has recently
purchased a half interest from Hon.
George G. Matthews -in the Bartow
record, was in town Wednesday, and
speaks in glowing terms of the future
of Bartow. Besides editing the pa-
per, Messrs. Savage and Mathews
have opened up a real estate agency
and expect to make a mint of money,
as Polk county is creating widespread
interest in all parts of the country.
Mr. Savage says that the immigration
to that section is 'going to be very
large the coming winter.

Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera and Di
arrhoea Remedy Would Have
Saved Him $100
"In 1902 I had a very severe attack
of diarrhoea." says R. N. Farrar of
Cat Island, La. "For several weeks
I was unable to do anything. On
March 18, 1907, I had a similar attack,
and took Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera
and Diarrhoea Remedy, which gave
me prompt relief. I consider it one
of the best medicines of its kind in
the world, and bad I used it in 1902
I believe it would have saved me a
hundred dollar doctor's bill." Sold by
all druggsts, m
L. J. Brumby, editor and proprietor
of the Florida Fruit and Truck Grow-
er, published at Ocala, was in the city
yesterday on business. He is consid-
ered one of the best newspaper hust-
lers in the state and has a number of
friends here who are always pleased
to meet him.-Gainesville Sun.

The TUghman cypress mill at Ce-
dar Keys was wrecked by an explo-
sion last Thursday.



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dW Successors to Clark Bros. Q
d tlo dd"U6ii 64iitiiiti i fi ,i iiiii ii

"Special Orders No. 83:
"Thti following named officers of
the medical department N. G. F., will
proceed to Antietam, Md., for the pur-
pose of attending and participating in
a camp of instruction for medical of-
ficers, which has been established at
that point by the war department.
"Major John S. McEwen, surgeon
second infantry, N. G. F., Orlando.
"Captain William T. Elmore, as-
sistant surgeon, first infantry, N. G.
F., Jacksonville.
"First Lieutenant Charles B. Mc-
Kinnon, assistant surgeon, first in-
fantry, N. G. F., DeFuniak Springs.
"These officers will leave their
home stations at such time as will en-
able them to reach Antietam by Wed-
nesday, July 28th. Their course of
instruction at the camp will com-
mence July 29th, and terminate Au-
gust 12th, 1909.
"Transportation and Pullman ser-
vice will be supplied through the of-
fice of the adjutant general to and
from Antietam.
"The officers attending this school
will be provided at camp with tent-
age. cots and blankets. They need
only carry such additional bedding as
they may deem necessary to their
comfort, their toilet articles and
changes of clothing. They will wear
the service uniform while at the camp
of instruction.
"By command of the governor.
"The Adjutant General, Chief of

The Marion Lime Company, of
which Mr. C. M. Cam of Reddick, Mr.
Stephen Jewett of this city, and sev-
eral others of our prominent citizens
are members, are just about ready for
business. They will fire one kin on
Sautrday. and another next week.
The properties of this company are
located near Reddick, and the rros-
pects of the company are very bright.
We wish them all the prosperity that
they are aticipating.

Dr. H. C. Dozier has been offered
the position of Atlantic Coast Line
physician and surgeon in this city, to
succeed the late Dr. William Herbert
This is quite a compliment to Dr.
Dozier. He has not yet accepted the
appointment, but in all probability
will do so. His friends congratulate
him on his appointment.

C. M. Dickerson, the hustling trav-
eling passenger agent of the Sea-
board railroad, returned from a trip
to Ocala this morning. He says that
Ocala is a live city at any time of the
year. The government building, be-
ing erected at that place, is nearing
completion.-Tampa Times.

Otis T. Green, one of the leading at-
torneys of Ocala, was a visitor here
yesterday. He was connected with
the adjustment case of the Dutton
Phosphate Company and J. Buttgen-
bach Company, which was done
through a committee of leading iphos-
phate men.-Gainesville Sun.

Messrs. Mclver & MacKay have re-
ceived another carload of Jackson au-
tomobiles. Ocala now has more auto-
mobiles than one can count, and will
soon be known as the "Automobile"
instead of the "Brick" City.

Mr. Walter Younge of the 0. K.
Grocery and Mr. Daniel Cappleman

dence that the university authorities leave today for Lake Bryant, where
are determined to increase and-they will spend several days fishing
strengthen the teaching force from an denjoying nature.
year to year in the law school to keep! ----
this department of the university to Mrs. Edd Carmichael has gone to
the forefront among the, law schools 'Pine Bluff, Arkansas, to .spend a
of the forefrontry. among the, law schools month with Mrs. C. O. Harris, after
of thRequests for law school announce which she will visit friends for some
Requests for law school announced me at different places in Nebraska.
m~,,+a ahnuA hp addrpsatsM to Stunn t. ime at different places in Nebraska.

University. DeLand. Fla.

Mr. and Mrs. R. R. Carroll and
daughter, Merris, Mr. and Mrs. C. N.
Kirkland, Mr. and Mrs. F. G. B.
Welhe and Mr. and Mrs. H. M. Hamp-
ton have returned home from their
comping trip at SheR Island, near
Crystal River. They were gone for
nearly two weeks, and had a glorious
trip. They carried a cook with them
and everything to make outdoor life
pleasant, and enjoyed themselves to
the limit, fishing, boating, bathing in
the gulf, etc.

Mr. T. E. Pritchett of Candler was'
a visitor Wednesday, and says that
Candler is feeling in high feather at
the present moment because Mr. R.
L. Martin has begun on his survey of
the hard road from Candler to Lees-
hurn andA It will fan ha enisnihla frr

Mr. Nathan Ottensosser has return-
ed to his home in New York, after a
short visit in this city with the family
of his uncle and aunt, Mr. and Mrs.
Charles Peyser.

Burglars entered the Campbell
House on Fort King avenue Tuesday
night, and several nights ago tried to
affect an entrance into the Wisteria.

Mr. Grumbles of the Buttgenbach
Company, was in the city on Wed-,

...- .-- *-
The following is anag the
most gratefully appreciated by the
ttor of this paper:
Ripley, W. Va., July 3, gS
To the Editor Ocala hame':
For nearly twenty-*ve gyn U
"Banner" has been a rega r v
in my home up in West Vbft
remember of meeting the dW
1886 In his office in Oeala, t
time I ever visited your a wty,
have found the paper a e8,
one, and while I have moet
been overstocked wtth nr
getting more than t read-I have1
er felt like parting with the "
ner." Yours truly,
W. W. IL3r.

Mr. B. V. Wiggins,- p
of the hospital at the liar- -m
was !n Ocala Wednesday. i
nearly all good citizens ealimg |e
Ocala Banner subscriber.

Mr. and Mrs. Gordom I. ga q
their daughter. Mrs. John H. To
have returned home from tL. M
burg, where they spent selverl
very delightfully.

Dr. Sherouse, who is a g std I.
the Atlanta College of Phystem
Surgeons, was among the vI la
Ocala on Wedneday. His b |Bl
Mrs. William A. Kaight leoavs
afternoon for Valdosta G.
she will visit relative for ab |

Mr. C. A. Tremere cae la
Belleview Tueseday to aess
meeting of the lks.

Mr. and Mrs. L A. Gas
will occupy M ef Mr. A. L
houses on Dooherty tMwg. 4

Tif lST onE&

Ara made with the
Devtai - -d IAm B


The Stetson College of Law at De-
Land, Florida, was organized in 1900,
and has since done distinguished ser-
vice for the legal education of Florida
boys. A great many of the gradu-
ates of this department are holding
places of distinction li the legal pro-
fession in Florida. Among them are
an acting United States district at-
torney, a number of county prosecut-
ing attorneys, county judges, munici-
pal judges, and young men eminently
successful as counsellors and attor-
The Stetson College of Law has the
finest law library, with one exception,
in the state of Florida. The institu-
tion has expended thousands of dol-
lars in building up this library of le-
gal references, and young men who
take their law course at Stetson are
given an opportunity to learn how to
use a law library.
A glance at the faculty list in the
new bulletin will be sufficient evi-

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m t lteresting debate wa pre-
= -Ian the iaste of the United
a me days a In which the
mm ator from Maryland,
I3 Bar, -- the leader of the
bias bm W. Alrch
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SImwtmo o having per-
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e her thin the new tariff
Slats a estem court, one of
of which Is that if a
MM -M a wrongful appraise-
ydulamle artle it shall be
he p mremably ftredWue"t. and
of castim is aathertsed

W IS eames otlfrfaKtre for vio-
Sthe law, and if any
bg eela shall result there-
0 e a r-- MItia an a shown
ppf aLeshall be presump.
a tof ftoa and the burden
sha be e- the lament to
W 00a1, and sallon he shall
Seh ta shall be for-

ftayor sald that this section
an vsatioan ot the comstitutlon,
esum-tion of wfoocace and
'f geiat gw ams mbd by the
and it waft I gov.
prove a and
was upon to
bhis leasee; besides, the
gart nteed a trial by
ih the law creating this COart M mat do. -
be 1e Itaad s eator s
te eSt eiator Rayor hr at-
the onmtItatLoaMlity of sach
b er he aid t had been the
m m ea of the government
t thrty years, without a

been ho i the habit of lsten-
Swith great rempct to the
at the sMeMtor from e earifj
i ii a to wyer," aaid of
W"bt -be evidetly has
Went tthMia knowledge of I
e. tor Aldrich went I* to

se after from Maryland oughtI
d f the board of general

t at e e of thee ap-
*been submitted to a jery,
be. It Is not submitted to
i iept pon qestiortens'of
lto No qhe opinstion thvalte
to any court outside of he
me up as tr of general of
Sld haveof these ande ait was
sto aveT s been ever ine a

11 k6 Senator Raynor again
e on i remarks, Sent or

.* eIrnsd matters, and
li We. I asked the secre-

ference for the purpose of preparing
this customs-court act.
"The bill was prepared by those ex-
perts, who know more than any other
men that I know of about thescus-
toms law and the administration of
the customs law and all the practical
and legal questions involved. I
should perhaps exclude the senator
from Maryland from that description;
but with the exception of the senator
from Maryland, they had a better
knowledge and more knowledge and
more accurate knowledge of the sub-
ject than any men that I know of.
This bill was prepared by those men.
It was submitted, after it was prepar-
ed, to the other gentlemen I have al-
luded to, including the president of
the United States.
"My reasons and the reasons of the
committee for taking these precau-
tions were that we were not all law-
yers; and we were extremely anxious
to have the provisions of the bill test-
ed by the men who had the most
knowledge upon the subject. I want-
ed their views because I am not a
lawyer-although, as I have said, I
have been studying this question,
from a practical standpoint, for thir-
ty years, and I do know something
about what the practice has been in
the courts, and before the general ap-
"I submit to the sneate that the
precautions taken by the committee
with reference to this matter are all
that anyone could take. And I sub-
mit, with great confidence to the Judg-
meat of the senate, the conclusions
this conference arrived at,commend-
ed as they are by the members of
the committee on finance, some of
whom are lawyers."
Notwithstanding all of which, vhen
Senator Raynor finished his profound
and luminous argument, in which he
cited the language of the supreme
court in support of every point of his
contention, the senate was convinced
itb he was correct, that it would' not
pass the statute as it wab word-
d Senator Aldrich arose in his
#lake and said that every amendment
the senator from Maryland suggest-
ed would be taken under serious con-
sideration, and would be submitted to
the attorney general for his approval
Senator Raynor won a decided and
magnificent victory in the face of the
fact that the practice of the govern-
ment had been going along uninter-
ruptelpvr a period of thirty years
r lmorhcontrary to his contention,
and in he beginning of his argument
that he was almost ridiculed.
We believe that every lawyer will
be profoundly interested in Senator
Raynor's speech, It will be found in
the C-ngression4,ecord of July 12.

In 1872 there was a great deal of
diarrhoea, dysentery and cholera In-
fantum. It was at this time that
Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera and Di-
arrhoea Remedy was first brought into
use. It proved more successful than
any other remedy or treatment, and
has for thirty-five years maintained
that record. From a small beginning
its sale and use has extended to every
part of the United States and to many
foreign countries. Nine druggists out
of ten will recommend it when their
opinion is asked, although they have
other medicines that pay them a
greater profit. It can always be de-
pended upon. even in the most se-
vere and dangerous cases. For sale
by all druggists, m

That there has been an enormous
increase in the cost of living within

the past decade is strikingly shown

Of our earlier statesmen none occu-
py a higher niche in the affections of
the people than DeWitt Clinton. He
was mayor of New York, governor of


York, a United States
New York, and it was


through his instrumentalities that
the Erie canal was constructed. As it
ante-dated steam its completion was
justly regarded as one of the greatest
projects of the times. After its com-
pletion and upon its formal opening
Governor Clinton was conveyed in a
barge along the entire length amid
the rejoicing of the people living
along its banks. Governor Clinton
was a candidate for the presidency in
1812, but as he was opposed to our
second war with Great Britain it
cast a temporary shadow over his
popularity, and he was defeated. In
1823 he delivered an address at
Schenectady, N. Y., before the Phi
Beta Kappa society, and in closing
paid the following eloquent tribute to
"Finally, whatever may be our
thoughts, our words, our writings, or
our actions, let them be subservient
to the prom'btion of science and the
prosperity of our country. Pleasure
is a shadow, wealth is vanity, and
power a pageant; but knowledge is
ecstatic enjoyment, perennial in
fame, unlimited in space, and infinite
in duration. In the performance of
its sacred offices it fears no danger,
spares no expense, omits no exertion.
It scales the mountains, looks into
the volcano, dives into the ocean,
perforates the earth, wings its flight
into the skies, encircles the globe, ex-
plores sea and land, contemplates the
distant, examines the minute, com-
prehends the great and ascends to
the sublime. No place is too remote
for its grasp; no heavens too exalted
for its reach."
He then ended his peroration with
a quotation, from Hooker, a celebrated
clergyman of England:
"Its seat is the bosom of God;. its
voice is the harmony of the world.
All things in heaven and earth do it
homage, the very least 4W.eellng'its
care, and the greatest t execnpt
from its power. Both angels and men
and creatures, of what condition so-
ever, though 'each in different sort
and manner, yet all, with uniform
consent, admiring it as the parent of
peace and happiness."
. True indeed it is-'that "knowledge
is power."

My little boy, four years old, bad a
severe attack of dysentery. We tried
two physicians; both of them gave
him up. We then gave him Chamber-
lain's Colic, Cholera and Diarrhoea
Reemdy. which cured him, and believe
that saved his life-William H. Stro-
ling, Carbon Hill, Ala. There is no
doubt but this remedy saves the lives
of many children each year. Give it
with castor oil according to the plain
printed directions, and a cure is cer-
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If the editor of the Record desires
to enter the next legislative race there
are just two ,-r three things we'd
make paramount issues. First, state
uniformity of text books: second, the
proper control of express companies:
a just and equitable rate in lieu of
the present outrageous, hold-up charg-I
es: third, a law compelling refrigera.
tor car companies to give back to the

At New Fairfield, Conn., a dog,
alarmed at thunder and lightning,
jumped into the lap of Miss Sadie
Williams and a few minutes later was j -
killed by a bolt of lightning. Miss O
Williams was not injured.

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