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Vol. 1. No. 55. OCALA, FLORIDA, AUG. 16, 1895. v Price Five Cents
PUBLISHED EVERY DAY IN THE WEEK EXCEPTING SUNDAY.
IN AND ABOUT THE TOWN.
Some Things You Know and Some!
Things You Don't Know.
The Witness Building now has a
Suits to order from $15 up.
Davidson & VanEchop.
E. L. Greer, from Georgia, is at
Chickens, big, little, old and
young, today at Gray's.
Mrs. Percy Williams will leave in
a few days tor a short visit to the
Houses to rent from $5 to $ 15.
Inquire of I. Stevens. j
Capt. John Welsh, of Welshton,
"was among the distinguished
strangers in our city yesterday.
See our line of Men's Shoes be before
fore before buying.
Davidson & VanEchop.
Geo. McKay and Dave Wood
row will leave tomorrow for Coro Coro-nado
nado Coro-nado Beach, where Mr. McKay's
family are spending the summer.
All styles Linen Collars and
Cuffs for 10 c. at The Bazar Store.
Look out for Marion No. 1 to tonight.
night. tonight. The boys will run well, as
they are in fine trim. Uncle George
is happy after last night's pleas pleasures.
ures. pleasures. See our windows. A jBig. Job"
Half Hose Goods, worth 20 c for
12c. The Bazar Store, c
R L. Harper, the job printer at
the Banner office, got his hand
crushed yesterday. The wound is
quite painful, but he will soon be
Something nice for dinner to tomorrow
morrow tomorrow at Misses Richards & Hal Hal-lett's.
Chas. Whiteside and M. Hough Houghton
ton Houghton returned last night from a few
days' trip in the country, and say
that notwithstanding the heavy
rains they enjoyed themselves J
F. N. Cooper, Practical Tailor.
Altering, cleaning and repairing.
Over Bazar Store.
Our new armory presents a good
appearance and although it has
been delayed a great deal, it will
soon be completed. Contractor
McKay is the right man for the
place, and is not deterred by sucli
obstacles as a shower of rain.
There will be services in the
Methodist church Sunday at 11
a.m. and 7:30 p.m. being the oc occasion
casion occasion of the third quarterly meet meeting.
ing. meeting. Rev. E. J. Holmes, the pre presiding
siding presiding elder, will be on hand, and
the new pastor, Rev. J. P. Hilburn,
is expected to be here.
Dr. J. D. Crawford, one of the
trustees of the Baptist church, re received
ceived received a telegram yesterday from
Rev. J. E Oates, of Palatka, saying
he would preach in the Baptist
church Sunday morning and even evening.
ing. evening. 1
Cheapest excursion ever inaugu inaugurated
rated inaugurated in the south. From Palatka
to Atlanta and return for only $4
for the round trip. Leaves Palatka
4:45 p.m. August 19, leaves Lake
City 7:17 p.m., leaves Genoa 7.55
Tickets good for four days returning.
He Entertains Them Royally at
The Metropolitan Band sere serenaded
naded serenaded N. K. Williams and wife at
theu home on Magnolia street.
The running team of Marion
Hose Company No. 1 was present,
and all were entertained by the
genial host, and hostess, assisted
by Mr. Geo. Buser and wife.
After the band had played sev several
eral several pieces, the boys were all in invited
vited invited into the dining room, where
delicious refreshments were served,
consisting of cake, ices, lemonade,
and fruit. f
After the boys had eaten their
fill, the music began anew, and
Kirby says his wife and himself
are utterly unable to express their
enjoyment of the sweet music ren rendered.
dered. rendered. After the music was finished
Mr. Williams passed around a box
of 10 cent Havanas, which were
appreciated highly by the boys of
the band and his beloved running
team, which Kirby says after his
pretty young wife he loves best of
anything on earth.
. Two cases just received.
the latest styles" at
Mrs. C. A. Brown's.
IN CLOSE EMBRACE.
" Late yesterday afternoon the
long, keen kard kutter who slings
type for the Witness and C. F.
Faires, the lady-killing ticket
slasher, were exhibiting their skill
in the wrestler's art in the rear of
the Arlington Hotel.
Each threw the other a time or
two, when, to the great consterna consternation
tion consternation of the lady audience, Mr.
Faires with a Herculean effort
grasped his opponent in his iron
grip and brought him to earth,
when, oh, murder! our long, slim,
slick, stick-slinging friend had a
horrid black eye, which he carries
today with great credit and pain
All persons wishing to join in
the $4 excursion to Atlanta via the
Georgia Southern and Florida
can purchase their tickets over the
F. C..& P. to Hampton for 1.85,
connecting with the excursion
train at that point, making -ticket
to Atlanta cost 5.85.
A few White and Colored Vests.
We are closing out at cost.
Davidson & VanEchop.
Excursion Rates via Plant Sys
tem. On Aug. 18 and 19 will sell
round trip ticket to Lake City,
$1 26; Live Oak, $3 50; Bainbridge,
$4 50; Thomasville, $4.50; Chatta Chattahoochee,
hoochee, Chattahoochee, $$ 50. If you are going
to West Florida and want the most
direct and quickest route, don't
fail to call on C. F. Faires,
City Ticket Agt., Ocala House
F. J. Huber.
Ticket Agt.'FIa. Sj Pass. Depot.
Figures do not lie. Multiply 36
by 7 and you have $500 provided
you invest seven times thirty-six
with the Covenant Building and
Loan association. Ask M. M.
Little about it.
A fine lot of young fat chickens
for sale today at Gray's.
DUKES AND MENTE.
Joe Chaille Entertains Them and
Joe Chaille, the popular ypung
fireman, invited the boys of Otto
Mente's running team to his house
to assist in eating- the big cake
left from his birthday party.
The pastry was eaten up, with
the exception of the frosted bell
tower, and some inroads were
made on that.
Ice cream was served, and music
was indulged in, and a very nice
time was spent by those present.
Fresh country eggs today at
J. W. Davis', City Market.
The Ocala Literary and Debat Debating
ing Debating Society will give a very inter interesting
esting interesting entertainment tonight in the
A very interesting program has
been arranged and those attending
will not regret the time spent.
Following is the program:
Vocal Solo "The Son? That
Reached My Heart. .Will Dale
Reading. .J. J. Gerig
Johnnie Liddon, Edwin Pittman
Recitation Miss Hattie Curry
PTano solo Prof. Foskett
Oration. ...Raymond Bullock
Music Ocala Music Club
Declamation .... J. Charles Lloyd
Music Q&ala Music Club
Declamation Sam Pittman
Fall styles and samples received.
Call and see them.
Davidson & VanEchop.
Mrs. J. H. Wertz is seriously ill
again. She was improving up to
yesterday, when she seemed to re relapse
lapse relapse and the doctor now says she
is in a dangerous condition.
Take your dinner tomorrow at
Misses Ricaards & Hallett's. You
will get a good meal for 25 c.
Cheap annual August excursion
to West Florida via F. C. & P.,
Aug. i8, 1895. Tickets good for
ten days returning. Ocala to Lake
City, 3 25; Live Oak, $3.50; Mad Madison,
ison, Madison, $4; Tallahassee and Monti Monti-cello,
cello, Monti-cello, $4 50; Ouincy, 5; River
Junction, 5.50. Leaves Ocala,
No. 14, 1:05 a.m. Monday. Tickets
on sale by R. G. Blake, city ticket
agent, or John Dozier, depot.
If you want a good daily paper,
The Star will suit you.
The tax book for 1894 will close
the 1st of September and property
will be advertised for sale first
Monday in October next.
Come and pay your taxes and
save expenses. F. D. Pooser,
Tax Collector Marion county, Fla.
July 30, 1895.
Any person wishing a good pas pasture
ture pasture for either horses or cattle will
please call on B. H. Seymour,
Ocala, Fla. Terms reasonable.
Pants to measure, $4, guaran guarantee
tee guarantee a fit.
Davidson & VanEchop.
, There will be a special excursion
to Atlanta from Palatka and inter intermediate
mediate intermediate points Aug. 19, 1895, via
the Georgia Southern and Florida
railway, at $4 for the round trip.
AND OPTICAL GOODS.
Gleaning, Repairing and Engraving.
GUARANTEED FIRST-CLASS WORK.
North Side Square, Ocala, Fla.
R. B. Mitchell & Co
s Fancy Goods, Stationery, &c,
Soda Water and Ice Cream.
Physician's Prescriptions Corefully Compounded.
Post Office Drug Stone.
George D. Courtney's
City Market Grocery,
is the best place in the city to buy your fresh
groceries. A complete line of Staple and Fancy
Groceries constantly on hand. I keep every everything
thing everything in the -grocery line. Country Produce,
Chickens and Eggs bought and sold. Bread,
Pies j and Cakes fresh from the bakery.
Gits cvjwiv .Airci Convinced.
One Door North from City Market, Ocala, Fla.
& The Ocala
Finest Photos, Portraits an
BABIES QUICK AS A WINK
and is made
Call and see Samples.
High Grade Goods,
airing and Engraving.
AH Work Guaranteed at A. E. Bliriiett'S, Jeweler
Merchants' Block, Ocala, Fla.
Patent Medicines, Cj
IS OUR SPECIALTY
only by, us.
The Evening Star
PORTER & HARDING, Publishers.
SUBSCRIPTION SO CENTS PER HONTH.
y $5.00 per Year.
Sets, per Copy at News Stands.
The report of the international
revenue department tor the dis
1 I il u uj, riuliiM lui kill ii t y vai
1 T .Om -1
siaerau.c ox ci tuC p.uu,
year 5 tuuetuuna.
Tl j. V nfn ftinf fVa I
xiic icpuiL cic ..v-
m the. previous year only g4i&,ooo
was coueciea, snowing an mcrcuc
For the same period the increase
in the sale of cigar stamps amount amounted
ed amounted to $151,000.
The total number of cigars and
cigarettes produced for the calen calendar
dar calendar years 1893 and 1894 was as
cigars, ioy4v i4,oy yuy, xoyj,
w m M M M I
v..KarctcB, ioy4 jyS, oyj,
X iT a .T T 1
10 manuiaci.urc mcsc wgars
there were used, in 1894, 513,061
pounds of stripped and 2,211,709
pounds of un stemmed tobacco.
The total number of factories in
the district is 410: an increase of
A large number of factories have
moved from one place to another
in the state, but nearly all the fac-
tories have come here from New
York, rnuaaeipnia ana otner
The cigar business of Tampa
amounts to nearly three-fifths of
that of the entire district, and I
tne estimate ior tne coming
year is 100,000,000 cigars for Tam
pa alone.' f
The income of the government
will be about $25,000 worth of
stamps per month.
The cost of collection is about
one-fourth as much in proportion
as that of any southern state state-Journal
Journal state-Journal ot Corameice.
Oca la ranks next to Tampa and
not so very far behind either.
At the rate Ocala's tobacco in industry
dustry industry is increasing she will over
take, if not surpass, Tampa in this
industry, for, unlike that city, she
is surrounded by the best tobacco tobacco-raising
raising tobacco-raising section in the state.
The estimated receipts for the
coming year amount to $500,000,
and the cost of collection, includ
ing salaries and rent, is estimated
Florida will make crops this
year that will convert1 the most
rampant calamity howlers into
Over $70,000,000 are spent in
maintaining the churches of the
United States and $400,000,000 in
running the jails.
To Get the Best Teachers.
School boards, colleges or fami families
lies families can obtain the names of effi
cient teachers free of charge by
writing to The School Agency,
Birmingham, Ala., stating the
kind of teacher wanted, the posi
tion to be filled, salary and other
dorsed and patronized by the lead-
ing Educators and institutions of
tne ioutn and ioutnwest.
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FROM PUNTA GORDA.
Punta Gorda is located on Char Charlotte
lotte Charlotte Harbor bay, and is one of the
finest harbors on the gulf coast. It
is the terminus of the Florida
Southern railroad and ships more
phosphate than any other point in
the state. The fish industry is
immense and is a source of great
rpupnnp tn tfif tnivn Plinth OnrHa
. hadsome structure of
I cil J 1 t A 1
Ms fillpn pvprv winter with Nnrth-
climate. the fruits. the hunting and
1 ' o
nnrino- our stav. Mr. T J. Sand
I hn tnnk us for a nriv some siy
., . count where we saw
i fftrt. ij,.
wi'rh Via If. txrnwn nrantrpc Thp rrnn
t- t tr
is estimated at 2500 boxes. It is
certainly a fortune to its owner.
It was entirely uninjured by the
unprecedented freezes of the last
winter. It is owned by a Mr. Mor
gan and his son. This is certainly
the section for orange and vep-e-
nwn larorf trorfc rf
, hammock lands adioininr
at reasonable prices. Persons
wishing to engage in the fruit and
vegetable business would do well
to correspond with Mr. Sandlin,
who is a thoroughly reliable Chris Christian
tian Christian gentleman.
Vegetables can be grown here
without fear of frost, and will reach
the markets a month earlier than
from Middle Florida.
Six-room house tor rent on South
Third street. Applv to C. D.
Attorney at Law.
Room 3,. Merchants' Block,
James BE. Hill,
Attorney at Law.
County Judge's office
T. P. Lloyd,
Attorney at Law;
Will Practicc in all Courts.
Joh.Il G. Reardon,
Attorney; at Law,
Will practice in all Courts.
James D. McOonnell,
Attorney at Law.
Office in First National Bank
E. P. Allen,
Attorney at Law.
Roem 3, Merchants' Block,
OCALA, V FLA.
A. H. R. Fredrick, M. D.
X XiySlCiail CC felllgCOIl.
Diseases 0 Women and Children
Office opposite Arlington Hotel.
The Best, Most Complete and Most
, Stylish Line of
L. P. Junieau Laboratory
ANALYTICAL AND TEGHHIGAL CHEMISTRY,
P. O. Box 402. Ocala, Fla.
This Laboratory makes a specialty of Chemical Analysis of
Phosphate, but all other kinds of analysis will receive prompt
attention. We have the patronage of the Gie des Phosphates
de France; Messrs Thuiller & Clarke, the Consolidated Phos Phosphate
phate Phosphate Co., and their clients.
Assays and Analysis of Earths. Waters and Fertilizers.
The most approved methods followed. All rates as
reasonable as consistent with high class of work.
Jir Laboratory located on second floor of Southern Express Co's bldg.
Let the Flies Worry You to Death
and eat up the food your
and eat up the food your
We manufacture-All Kinds of IcROLL WORK, BRACKETS, MOULDING.
TURNING, WINDOW and DOOR FRAHES, CABINETS, and all kinds of
Carpenter and Job Work. A full supply of
Rough and Dressed Seasoned Lumber Constantly on Hand at
" LOWEST CASH PHieES.
NORTH OF F. C. & P. DEPOT. OCALA, FLA.
Agents for Butterickzs Patterns
OUR MOTTO: We study
Ocala, : :
MRS. M. E. HODGE,
Dress Making and General Sewing.
, AIi;CuttIng:. Sewing and Fitting done in the Latest Style, at the Lowest Prices and
on short notice.
Rooms Upstairs, Morth Side Square. Ocala, Pla.
FL1 LLEK & CLARK,
aoie ana Jbancv wocene
Corn, Oats, Hay, Vegetables, Etc.
Chickzens and Eggsa Specialty
Butler B!ock--Corner Orange Avenue and Exposition St.
Ocala, : L: j : : Florida
family should ha
family should have, when the
Are putting: up such Nice
Window and Door Screens
for so Little floney.
FINE DRESS GOODS,
Trunks and Valises.
to please our customers.
: : Florida.
CM Id re mis
Buggies & Harness.
Two highest awards at World's
Fair for Mtronerth,IIiiity and
Low Price, fcix years apo we
discarded tho Dealer and began
selling direct to Consumers at
whnlMnla nrlpoa HKIllt: 11 Tl-
ward t lOO.OOO VelIels aold
and our factory now the Urgent
r4fiS70L 128 Dace lllustrat. free cutalf eue.
ALLIANCE CARRIAGE CO., CINCINNATI. O.
J. A. Pittman & Co.,
Undertakers and Embalmers.
T"v 1 -rn t i xr 1
Charges lower than ever before in
Ocala. Also dealers in all kinds
of Second-Hand Furniture.
Prompt attention given to all
orders by mail or telegram.
OGALA HOUSE BARBER SHOP,
C. V. M c C O V
The oldest and best established
Barber in the city. Only expert
All on one side
tho offer that's made by tho pro proprietors
prietors proprietors of Dr. Sage's Catarrh
Remedy. It's $500 reward for an
incurable caso of Catarrh, no mat matter
ter matter hov bad, or of how long stand standing.
ing. standing. They mean what they say ;
they're responsible, and the offer
has been made for years. It's all
on your side you lose your catarrh,
or you're paid 500 for keeping it.
But it'ti safe for them, too they
know you'll bo cured.
Dr. Sage's Remedy produces per perfect
fect perfect and permanent cures of Chronic
Catarrh in tho Head, as thousands
can testify. Cold in tho Head
is cured with a few applications.
Catarrhal Headache is relieved and
cured as if by magic. It removes
offensive breath, loss or impairment
of the Kcnse of tasto, smell or hear hearing,
ing, hearing, watering or weak eyes, and
impaired memory, when caused by
the violence of Catarrh, as they all
frequently are. Remedy sold by
druggists, 50 cents.
By the Ocala Temperance Reform Club.
Edited by J. A. Munden.
'The Club meets every Sunday afternoon at four
o'clock in Temperance HalL The Public
MAYOR REARDON TO SPEAK.
We are glad to be able to an announce
nounce announce that Mayor John G. Rear Rear-don
don Rear-don will deliver an address at the
Ocala Temperance Reform Club,
Temperance Hall next Sunday
afternoon at 4 o'clock.
Mayor Reardon has won the ad admiration
miration admiration and praise of a large num number
ber number of our citizens by the noble,
fearless stand he has taken for
moral reform, and we bespeak for
liim a crowded house. Good mu mu-rsic
rsic mu-rsic will be furnished. Come early
rif you want to be sure of a seat.
STRONG AND TILLMAN.
At Asbury Park, N. J., last Sun Sunday
day Sunday afternoon, Mayor, Strong of
INew York and ex-Governor Till Tillman
man Tillman of South Carolina spoke to a
most enthusiastic audience in the
Asbury Park Auditorium.
Mayor Strong spoke of his being
engaged in the work of trying to
enforce the law; that there had
"been corrupted police and judi judiciary,
ciary, judiciary, but that the law must be en enforced.
forced. enforced. He said that "those who
deal in liquor should not sell on
Sunday;" that some difficulty was
being had, and that his friends had
said that he would injure his polit political
ical political party; but he declared that the
municipal government of New
York knew no party; that the law
was being rigidly enforced, and
hat within a year a drink could
not be gotten in New York on
Sunday, Mayor Strong was loud loudly
ly loudly applauded.
Ex-Governor Tillman spoke on
the subject, "What to Do with
Whisky," and recommended tne
adoption of the state dispensary
system, as he considered prohibi prohibition
tion prohibition impossible. It was evident,
however, that the enthused prohi prohibitionists
bitionists prohibitionists did not agree with him,
as they fired questions at him for
nearly an hour.
The license system provides
for the perpetuation instead of the
prohibition of the saloon. The
A GREAT SCHOOL.
Mercer University at Macon, Ca. The Fall
Term dpens September 1 8.
Well equipped, strong and pro pro-ive
ive pro-ive faculty, university organiza organization,
tion, organization, eleven separate schools, the
courses elective. The School of
Theology, specially for pastors,
opens its winter courses of lectures
January 8, 1896. No fees charged
in this school. Reading courses
burnished between lecture courses.
School of pedagogy open to
women as well as men. Special
fpains taken to secure remunerative
employment for the graduates of
this school. Special advantage in
witnessing work in lecture rooms
of the professors.
School of law with very able
;f acuity. Students can take law
;and special courses in the arts de department.
partment. department. Notable advantages for
students in the Macon courts.
Board in clubs less than $5 a
month; in the hall, $9; in families
-from $10 to $20. Matriculation
fee, $40. No tuition charged.
For catalogue or special inform information
ation information address,
President J. B. Gambrell,
Handy to Depot.
Best of Table Delicacies.
Kates $1 per Day.
Special rates by the week.
North Magnolia St.
A. B. HOLLAND.
Local Agent of the American
Detective Agency of Indianapolis,
Ind., undertakes trie recovery of
lost or stolen property, investiga investigation
tion investigation of crime. Collecting a spe specialty.
cialty. specialty. Florida's Favorite Melon.
" Fame," Florida's Favorite
Melon, on Ice, delivered to any
part of the city at Gray's. Nice
lot of chickens just received.
Jersey Block Ice Cream
is still in the lead.
First National Bank Block,
Fine Livery Turnouts and Saddle
Orders by Telephone or otherwise
will receive prompt attention.
Dealer in all kinds of
Florida and Western
Vegetables and Fish,
Bring in your Produce and try my
and Country Produce.
Stalls 6 and 8 City Market.
and you need not deny it. But you will
forget it when you buy Groceries and
General Family Supplies of the
Ocala Commercial & Exchange Company.
They also run a Tailoring Department
where they do Repairing, Cleaning and
Dyeing, All work done to order and sat satisfaction
isfaction satisfaction guaranteed.
u. Business Manager.
Exposition St., Mitchell's Block, Ocala,. Fla.
Jeweler and Engraver.
At Carlisle's Drug Store
PLANT SYSTEM FOR BOSTON.
TRIENNIAL CONCLAVE, KNIGHTS
On Aug. 20 and 21, will sell to
Boston via Savannah and steam steamship,
ship, steamship, round trip $34 40; via Mal Malory
ory Malory line $31.90.
On Aug. 23, 24 and 25, will sell
via all rail to Boston and return,
$38 25, and with variable routes be beyond
yond beyond New York as follows: Rail to
New York and beyond New York,
rail in one direction and sound in
the other, $39.13. Rail to New
York and beyond New York, one
rail route going and another re returning,
turning, returning, $39.93. Rail to New
York and beyond New York, one
sound going and another returning,
$38.34. All tickets good to return
until Sept. 30, 1895, by application
to ticket agent at terminal line.
For further information, tickets,
etc., call on C. F. Faires,
City Ticket Agent, Ocala house
office, or F. J. Huber,
Ticket Agent, Passenger Station.
Ho for the Beach I
The Plant System have on their
summer rates to St. Petersburg,
Tarpon Springs, Clear Water, and
for points on the east coast, for
rates to all summer resorts call on
F. J. Huber, Ticket Agent,
Fla. So. Depot, or
C. F. Faires, City Ticket Agent,
To Denver, Colorado, via Plant
On account of American Phar Pharmaceutical
maceutical Pharmaceutical association, on August
10 and 11, will sell round trip
tickets to Colorado Springs, Mani Mani-tou,
tou, Mani-tou, and Denver, at one fare for
the round trip.
Tickets good until August 28.
Stop-overs will be allowed at
points mentioned above.
Usual diverse routes allowed
west of St. Louis and Kansas
For the quickest time and best
route call on C. F. Faires,
City Ticket Agt., Ocala house.
F. J. Huber,
Ticket Agt., Fla. So. Depot.
If you have an old book that you
wish to preserve, take it to the
Witness job office and have it
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W. H. Chaille,
Board and Lodging.
Opposite Post OfYice.
We carry a full line of
Choice Staple and Fancy Cileries
also in con connection a first class
Bread, Cakes and Pies baked
by best Baker in the city.
at rear of store. First class
fare for the local and traveling
public. Give us a trial.
Baptist Witness Building, corner
Fort King and Osceola street.
Miss M. J. Wilson,
PRIVATE BOARDING HOUSE.
Nicest Location in the City.
Special Low Rates by the Week
' and Month.
The LfoWest Prices,
Mrs, C. L Brown's.
Proprietor of the only first class
Colored Barber Shop in the jcity.
I have taken charge tof my old
stand on Exposition St., three
doors west of First National Bank
building and solicit your patronage.
I am fully prepared to do Shaving,
Hair Cutting a d Shampooing in
the latest styl Only first class
men employed. Give me a call.
n. k. wiuinro,
Done in Latest Style. Call
and Qive me a trial.
Large, cool and comfortable
rooms nicely furnished. Best of
accommodations for the general
and traveling public. Rates $1.00
per day or $4.00 per week.
North Magnolia Street.
Mrs. Maud Duran, Proprietress.
Service and Cuisine first class.
Best Private Hotel in the Town.
Special Low Rates by the week.
L. S. BLACK,
Stall No. 11. City Market.
FRESH -FISH OS ICE DAILY.
Fresh water varieties Bream and
Salt water varieties : constantly on
Eggs and Poultry,
Bought and Sold.
Prices cheaper than any in the
D. E. Mclver,
UNDERTAKER and EMBALMER
Carrying a full line of Undertakers
Supplies, Wooden and Metallic
Caskets, Burial Robes, etc.
Orders by mail and telegraph:
The New Brunswick Restaurant,
Misses Richards & Haiiett,
Board $3.50 per Week.
Regular Meals 25 Cents.
Hot lunches, coffee, etc., at all
hours of the day and night. Ex
tra dishes served at moderate
prices. Open Monday. Haisley
Red Oak Housef
Board and Lodging.
Nice, large, airy rooms, best of
table accommodations, pleasant lo location,
cation, location, one block south from- F. C.
& P. depot, on Magnolia street.
Rates from 75 c. to $1.50 per day.
Special rates by the week.
D. S. LITTLE, Prop.,
John W. Pearson
Bought, Sold and Rented.
T. A. YANCEY,
City Market, Ocala, Fla.
Fish, Game and Poultry.
Northern and Florida Vegetables.
New York, Chicago and Florida
Orders from a distance given
Who is upstairs in the
Large, Cool Rooms
in the Gary Block, is able to please
all customers. Come and see me.
Hair Cuts, Shaving and Shampoo Shampooing
ing Shampooing done in first-class order.
Gary Block. ; f
Foreign and ;
Melons on Ice delivered to any
part of the City.
Vegetables and all kinds of
Candies, Nuts, Tobacco and
Stop when passing and examine
JOHN E. DAVIS,
Cigars, Tobacco, etc.,
General Country Produce.
Fruit bought and sold. Prices the
Two doors west of Mitchell Block,
Thomas J. Clary,
Justice of tlie Peace,
First District, Marion Co., Fla.
Office in Court House.
Prompt attention given to all Civil
and Criminal Cases under my
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P. H. Bugheimer, of 'New York,
vas in town yesterday.
G. F. Sittnei!, of Pernbeiton,
came up to Ocalayesteiday.
Straw Hats we are almost giving
itway. Davidson & Van Ecu op.
A. B. Donahue, of St. Louis,
passed through town yesterday.
G. E. Brodwack, of Jacksonville,
-was at the Ocala House yesterday.
Have you seen our new S5 cent
-Negligee Shirts? Just a few left.
Rev. J. C. Porter has returned
from a visit to his family at Lake
J. Dibert and wife, of Lutchen,
La., were at the Ocala House yes yes-teiday.
teiday. yes-teiday. Use "Dead Stuck." Kill bugs,
roaches, mosquitos. 25 c. bottle at
The Baiar Store.
W. H. Price, of the Morning
News force, is very sick with con congestive
gestive congestive chills.
Judge James Hill went to Lake
Weir yesterday to visit his father-in-law
for a few da) s.
. Bring your job work to the Star
office and see how cheap they will
do it for you.
Mrs. John. Reddick, of Brooks-
viile, left yesterday by the F. C. &
P. lor Chester, S. C, where she
xvili spend the summer visiting her
Sunday school convention at
Summerfield, Fia. Tickets on sale
via F. C. & P., Ausj. 22. 23 and 24
Limited to Aug. 27. 90 cents tor
the round trip.
Rev. Mr. Murray, pastor of the
baptist church at Citra, is in town.
"I have named her Marion
A special from the weather bu bureau
reau bureau at Washington to the Star
this morning says:
Washington, Aug. 16, 1 1 am.
This date storm central on the
gulf. May develop severe on the
Cheap Rate to Atlanta via F. C.
& P. Railroad, on Monday, Aur.
l 9t good for 4 days. The F. C. &
P. will sell ticKets from Jacksonville
to Atlanta and return tor $5 Par Parties
ties Parties wishing to take advantage of
the rate can buy a round trip ticket
to Lake City, good tor 10 days, by
train leaving Ocala 1:05 Monday
morning, connecting with train
out from Jacksonville 7 a.m. Mon Monday
day Monday or 6:20 p.m. Monday for At Atlanta,
lanta, Atlanta, making trip to Atlanta and
return cost $8 25.
Walter Cason. the amateur pu pugilist,
gilist, pugilist, has changed, his mind, and
will not enter the ring just yet.
The Covenant Building and
Loan association will pay you 8 per
cent for the um; of your money, or
Joan you theirs at 6 per cent.
Which do you prefer? M. M.
Little will explain to you.
H. S. Hammond, of the Mead Meadows,
ows, Meadows, was in town yesterday.
NOTIGE OF ATTACHMENT.
To V. W. Sa fiery:
You are hereby notified that we,
the undersigned, have instituted
suit against you by attachment of
your property issued by T. J. Clary,
justice of the peace for district No.
One, Marion countyFlorida. You
and all others interested are re required
quired required to appear to the action.
This July 30. A. D. 1895.
Martin & McConnell.
. ; Fo Eo DUIjME UU. Utdid? rid. g, 9U&
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after Marion County, Fla."
The Balanced Scales.
Every sunbeam has its shade.
And every day its night;
For every weal a time of wee;
For every wrong a right
The Devil's Printing Presses.
The spread of vicious literature
is one of the ominous signs of the
times. The American Railway
Literary Union has recently been
organized for the purpose ot fight
ing the evil. The eastern offlce is i
at Philadelphia, Pa., the central
office at Columbus, O., and the
western office at Chicago. The
union will seek to prevent the sale
of vicious books, magazines and
pamphlets on railway trains and
news stands, on steamboat lines
and other public places. Every
Christian and every patriot and
every friend of youth should give
this worthy crusade every possible
Guy Aver and Marion Benson,
of Lake Weir, are in town today. 1
The STAR is the paperfor
you to read Yhen you want
all of the news.
MRS. K. K. C. BATTY, PROPRIETRESS.
Rates $2 to $2.50
SPECIAL RATES BY THE
FREE SAMPLE ROOM.
Causes alarm in some
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scared for Grover C. is
bound to take care of the
infant industries. We
are hound to lookout for
our customers by reduc reducing
ing reducing prices. If you want
aiivthimr in the line of
"Fiirnitiirf wo nrn now
wearing our summer and
hardtime irices and
quote you a discount of
25 per cent, on all Cash
purchases in the Next
E. F. Brown, M. D.,
Physician & Surgeon.
Box 382, Ocala, Fla.
Treatment of Cancer a specialty.
W. H. Marean, M. D.,
Physician and Surgeon.
Electro-magnetic and Massage
Treatment employed in treating
Chronic Diseases. Diseases of
Women and Children a specialty.
Office, corner of Second and Main
streets. Residence, corner of
Second and Watula streets,
Ocklawaha Avenue and Main Street.
Opposite Ocala House,
Ocala, - Klouiba.
Meals Served from
7 a. m. to 9 p. m.
Charges Moderate but Strictly Cash,
Special Orders Extra.
R. D. Fuller,
Office over Merchants' National
Office over First National Bank
S, wo are selling:
r : at Cost.
One lot of
at 50 cents
on the Dollar
u& a uvy n
HAS MOVED HEH IMMENSE
Stock of Millinery Goods
to her old stand on Exposition street,
where she will continue to sell all the
in her line at prices within the reach of
all. She has everything in the Mili Mili-nery
nery Mili-nery line.
Onll nnri Onn lint Oinn! Before
uan aiiu ow nci oiuua
P. O. Box
Practical Plumber and Contractor.
Office in Herchants National Bank Block.
Fitting up Shop North Magnolia St.
Barry Patent Gas Burner for
heating Cook Stoves, Log in Fire Fireplaces,
places, Fireplaces, Heating Stoves, Lighting
Cigars in hotels andstores is the
best to be found in the market and
Cheaper than wood, coal, gasoline:
or oil and cleaner and safe.
I have a full assortment of sup supplies,
plies, supplies, such as Gas Pipes, Fittings,
I3urners for lights and heating pur purposes.
poses. purposes. Chandeliers, Fire Logs for
Having had 17 years experience experience-in
in experience-in the gas business," am tully pre prepared
pared prepared to do all classes of work in
this line and
Cheap rates to Tampa ,via the
Plant system on Aug. 19. i $2 i or or-the
the or-the round trip with limit to Aug.
22. This will enable all to go and
give ample time to transact any
business. For rates and details details-apply
apply details-apply to C. F. Eaires, city ticket
agent, or F. J. Huber, depot ticket
agent, Florida Southern depot.
To Trade. A good improved
Missouri farm, in southeast Mis Missouri.
souri. Missouri. The Ozark mountain sec section
tion section and home of the big red apple
for a Florida, property. Owner Owner-lives
lives Owner-lives in Florida. Enquire at this
Reduced prices in every depart department
ment department for cash at The Bazar Store..
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