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Vol. 1. No. 122. OCALA, FLORIDA, OCTOBER 22. 1895. Price Five Cents
PUBLISHED EVERY DAV IN THE WEEK EXCEPTING SUNDAV.
ALL OYER THE WORLD
FLASHES OVER THE WIRE IN A
Items of Interest for Everybody Who
Desires to Keep up With
PLANT SYSTEM BUILDING.
Atlanta, Oct. 22. In the Plant
System's building at the Atlanta
Kxpo i.ion is a handsome oil
painting, executed by E. F. Rey Reynolds,
nolds, Reynolds, of Brortson. It represents
Florida in a. double sense, as it is
not only a Florida scene, but the
paint with. which it is worked is a
Florida product, furnished by Mr.
Rerdell, of Orlando, Fla. The
artist says that the colors worked
well on canvass, especially the
black, which cannot be beaten.
The picture is worth 150, and is
a unique advertisement of Florida
mineral resources The paint
pigment was taken from the Levy
county mines, owned by Mr.
Rerdell and Dr. Park, of Orlando.
ROW IN THE CAMP.
Hot Springs, Ark., Oct. 22 At
a conference between the Florida
Athelic club officials and mana managers
gers managers of Corbett and Fitzsimmons,
the club asked for a postpone postponement
ment postponement of the contest to November
11. Brady agreed to this, but
Julian steadfastly refused to con concur.
cur. concur. There was a wordy wrangle
and finally the club declared the
fight off. Brady then announced
that Corbett was prepared to fight
any man in the world on Novem November
ber November 11. Robert Fitzsimmons pre preferred,
ferred, preferred, the man to be named with within
in within twenty-four hours.
ALARM OF FIRE.
At 2 o'clock today an alarm of
fire was turned in. The companies
got out on double quick, one Co.,
having the hose laid in one and a
half minutes after the bell tapped.
The fire was in the roof of Dr.
Torrey's kitchen, but the doctor
and his employees had it extin extinguished
guished extinguished before the boys ariived.
No damage was done of any conse consequence.
quence. consequence. NEGROES CELEBRATE.
Atlanta, Ga., Oct. 22. Negro
day was the largest in attendance
the exposition has had. The race
made a gieat success of the day.
They had an ode, an oration and
addresses by state and exposition
officials, and the colored people did
their part with great success.
DESTROY A TOWN.
New York, Oct. 22. A special
to the Herald from Key Wes',
Fla., says information has been re received
ceived received in Havana that the Cubans
have completely destroyed Guan-tanamo.
A SURPRISE IN STORIi
Washington, D. C, Oct. 22.
President Cleveland's message to
congress will be a livelier letter
than that body has received from
one federal executive for some
rime. Among its stirring features
will be formulation of a defined
and vigorous foreign policy, look looking
ing looking especially towards annexation
of Cuba and of Hawaii.
Uniontown, Ala., Oct. 22 Yes Yesterday
terday Yesterday about 10 a. m. City Marshal
Richard Britton and V. C. Metz Metz-ger,
ger, Metz-ger, a merchant, got into a quarrel.
The lie was passed and Metzger
drew his pistol and fired four shots
at Britton, three of which took ef effect.
fect. effect. Britton fired, giving Metz Metz-ger
ger Metz-ger a slight flish wound. It is
feared that Britton will die.
Jacksonville, Oct. 22. Hon. C.
M. Cooper received the following
dispatch from Washington this
A hurricane is central south of
Havana and will probably move
northward across Florida by Tues Tuesday
day Tuesday or Wednesday, causing danger dangerous
ous dangerous gales, heavy rains and high
tides. The state has been notified
by telegraph. Cook.
IT WAS LOADED.
Madison, Fla., Oc 22. Last
Friday M s. Head, wifi of William
Head, keeper of the ferry at Blue
Springs, found a fulminating cap
that had been dropped by some
one using dynamite, and began to
pick it with the point of a pin. The
cap exploded in her hand and she
lost a thumb and finger. Dr. Ru Ru-ter
ter Ru-ter dressed the wound.
New York, Oct. 22, Cotton
prices on the New York Cotton
Exchange, this morning, opened
over 30 points below Snturday's
official closing figures. The de decline
cline decline was accompaned by great
excitement. January futures
opened at 8.54c against 8.86ct,
A MURDERER ESCAPES.
Atlanta, Oct. 22. Will Myers
under sentence of death, dashed
out of the county jail, at 4:05
o'clock this morning, and is still
at liberty. He was traced eight
blocks, but at Washington and
Richardson streets the trail was
TWO MEN SENTENCED.
Ellijay, Ga., Oct. 22. In Gilmer
superior court two of the white white-cappers
cappers white-cappers who whipped Bill Nails in
this county in 1S91 were sentenced
to the chain gang by Judge Gober.
RETURN TO THE STAGE.
San Francisco, Oct. 22 Lady
Sholto Douglass, the variety act actress
ress actress who married the youngest son
of the Marquis of Queensberry,
wants to return to the stage.
THE DURANT TRIAL.
San Francisco, Cal., Oct. 22.
Durant's attorneys are still figur figuring
ing figuring on the possibility of the Rev.
George Gibson being implicated in
the murder of Blanche Lamon'.
They make no direct accusatiors
against the minister, nor do they
connect his name with the church
TEN PER CENT.
Washington, D. C, Oct. 22.
The comptroller of the currency
j has declared a third dividend of
ten per cent in favor of the credi creditors
tors creditors of the First National bank,
' Dayton, Tenn.
INCREASE OF WAGES.
Allentown, Pa., Oct. 22. The
Crane Iron Works today made its
second voluntary increase of 10
per cent in wages of their four
hundred employes within a few
San Francisco, Oct. 22. The
second annual horse show will be
held in the Mechanics' pavilion
this year, beginning December 3,
and will continue to the evening of
A NEW CIGAR FACTORY.
The custom louse people re received
ceived received a new shipment of tobacco
today, consigned to J. F. Morales,
and the supposition is that a new
factory is to be started soon.
The bales come numbered from
one up, which is Mr. Morales' way
of importing tobacco to his new
J. L. Smoak's shop is the best
place in town to get your wag wagons
ons wagons and carriages repaired and
painted. He has one of the best
painters in the state and guarantees
satisfaction in all work. It will be
to vour advantage to call and exam,
i ine his painting before having your
buggy painted. His prices are
suited to the hard times.
Fijest of big Cedar Key oysters
r jceived today at Gray's
Esta oficina hace toda clase de
trabajo de imprenta en ingles y
Almost all of our merchants
say that their business is encour encour-agingr
agingr encour-agingr and trade getting better all
the time. We are going to have a
good winter's trade after all.
Postmaster Col. Martin received
a telegram yesterday saying that a
storm was prevailing in the West
Indies and was making its way
towards Florida, and would likely
cross the peninsula, causing high
winds to prevail.
Bring us your Job Work
if you want it done neat and
at Reasonable prices.
AND OPTICAL GOODS.
Cleaning, Repairing and Engraving.
Drugs, Chemicals, Patent Medicines,
Fancy Goods, Stationery, &c,
Soda Water and Ice Cream.
Physician's Prescriptions Corefully Compounded.
W. A. REDDING, flanager.
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 and Cakes fresh from the bakery.
OlYB -V CAIIv VIN1 XC2 CONVINCED.
One Door North from Citv Market, Ocala, Fla.
igh Grade Goods,
Low Grade Prices.
Repairing and Kngraving.
All Work Guaranteed at A. E. Burnett's, Jeweler
Merchants' Block, Ocala, Fla.
Having just received a full line of the
latest styles of fall millinery, we are now
ready to please the ladies. All we ask is
for you to call and see us.
Thanking you for past favors, I am
x Kindly yours,
Mrs. C. A. Brown.
IXLirs. ID. M Hicrli
will display a beautiful line of Pattern Hats
Wed. andThurs. Oct. 23 and 2495.
The Ladies are requested to attend. Gents can come too.
Guaranteed First-Class Work.
North Side Square, Ocala, Fla.
Fred G.B. Weifae,
HPl. n.rrx-io- n vened and the case was recalled.
Jury came with a verdict of not
. guilty, and prisoner was dis
PORTER & HARDING, Publishers.
Court then adjourned till this
morning, Oct. 22, at 9 o'clock.
SUBSCRIP HON SO CENTS PR flONTH.
$5.0 per Year.
5cts. per Copy at mews Jtanas.
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Fresh, fat, fine, today by the
... . lt t quart, gallon, or in the shell, on
We un.l.-.rstand that tbe Pasco y j
county grand jurv found a trut biil imarket.
last week against TiHeH W hid den
k" 4.1 -!.. r -v l no
a ti 1 .c
Some new evidence w s brought
to light winch br upht ab-ut this
mdictmen. Tirooksvillo btar.
An exchange declares that a few
merchants are still attempting to
conceal the iact that they are do doing
ing doing business in town, and the ef effort
fort effort is proving fairiy successful.
The way to attract attention to
your business is to advertise it. If
you think the newspapers do not
answer the requirement, crawl up
on a goods box in front of your
store and beat a drum. Do some something
thing something to l-t the people knjw that
you are living.
Says the Orange County Re Reports
ports Reports : Ctton, tobacco and Kaffir
corn arc likely n'av ,iti irnport irnport-int
int irnport-int p2-t in the ricui? ural upera upera-nons
nons upera-nons of the.ora-g'? belt not year.
Corn ad rice baxr p own so suc suc-cessfu1
cessfu1 suc-cessfu1 r his year that farmers be
lieve t-at the abve mentioned i
staple- can be Micccssfuliy udded
in the t ntxt ye? r" planting. Tnere
has been a tim vvhen coito was
profitably grown her--, and as to tobacco
bacco tobacco his proven a remunerative
crop in other sections, there seems
to be vo reason whv it should not
here. K tfir corn culture will be
in the nat re of an experiment ut
there is evvry reas n to believe it
will do well in this soil and cli cli-mate.
mate. cli-mate. CIKJUIT COURT.
Yesterday 's Proceedings Given
Court w is duly opened bv the
sheriff, with VV. .. Hocker presid presiding.
ing. presiding. Th venire for this week of the
court w is returned and executed.
The. case of the -state vs. Will
White, indicted for murder, was
called. State movrtd for sentence,
which was pacsed as follows:
"The sf;uter-ce i the law is that
you, Will White, bj imprisoned in
the state pi Ison at bard labor
for the period of your nitural life."
State vs. W. N. Lonrr. for as assault
sault assault with intent to murder, came
up for hearing. D fendant enter
ed his pie 1 of guilty of aggravated
assault, which plea the state, by its
attorney, I I oa. S. L. Carter, ac accepted.
cepted. accepted. Court then passed sen sentence
tence sentence of a fine ot $25 and cost of
The case ot the state vs. Thomas
Tucker, indicted for murder, was
called. N. M. Air jd was appoint appointed
ed appointed stenographer and duly sworn.
Defendant was represented by
Judge W. S, Rudock. He entered
plea of Dot guilty. A jury was
then emp mel d from the regular
panel and bystanders, and were
Court then adjourned till 3 p.m.,
at which ti ne the court recon reconvened,
vened, reconvened, and the case was taken up
After hearing the indictment read
and evidence on both sides, the
jury returned to consider a verdict,
and court orderea a recess till 7
At 7 o'cl.ck the court recon-
I HfiiTiAno I Ann lo
still the mayor's court is with-
out a single mourner at the bench
The finest apples that have ever
been in Ocala today at Charles
Mrs. Fred G. B. Weihe is quite
sick again, Dr. Izlar is waiting on
Wanted. Furnished room, with
privilege of hot and cold bath. Ad
dress Waated," general delivery,
Rev. J. C. Porter has returned
from a lecturing tour on the east
John H. Towle ot Boston is
amjng the many strangers in the
Fresh, fat oysters today and
every day now at L. S. Black's,
F. J. Wadman of Philadelphia
wis registered at the Montezuma
M. L. Payne of Flemington,
coun-y school superintendent, is
in the city.
Gottlieb makes Flash Light
Pnutus ot Theater Parties, Balls,
Bar quets, etc., at short notice, and
guarantees perfect satisfaction.
Dr. W. T. S. Vincent of Jack Jacksonville;
sonville; Jacksonville; is in the city, a guest of
the Ocala House.
The arrivals at our hotels yester yesterday
day yesterday were more numerous than for
a long time before.
AH the Dark Fall Shades in
Percales 36 inches wide, for boys,
girls' ana ladies' Shirt Waists, at
ioc per yard at the Bazar Store.
C. T. Gibson, the leading mer merchant
chant merchant of Graham ville, was in the
city today on business.
Jose Morales returned from Ha Havana
vana Havana yesterday, where he has been
tor several weeks on business.
The Knights of Pythias gave an
oyster supper last night in their
hall over the First National Bank.
The National Protective Legion
of Waverly, N. Y., on Sept. 26
paid to John Yatch $15 for one
week's sick benefit.
J. W. Wilson and G. S. Al Al-brignt
brignt Al-brignt of Birmingham, England,
are in the city, registered at the
Ocala House. They come to Ocala
on phosphate business with Capt.
The Fort King Social Club will
give another of their delightful so socials
cials socials on Friday night at the resi residence
dence residence of W. L. Jewett. All mem members
bers members and friends are cordially in invited
vited invited to be present.
For Sale. A first class horse
and buggy. The horse is a splen splendid
did splendid buggy horse. Can be had
cheap for cash by applying at the
Collector King received yester yesterday
day yesterday a shipment of nineteen bales
of tobacco, consigned to Jose Mo Moral
ral Moral s & Co. The custom house
people say more tobacco is being
received now than ever before
since Ocala was made a port, and
that the outlook for the winter
is brighter than ever before.
Use our Eczema and Tetter Cure
for all cutaneous diseases; sure
cure for erysipelas. Tydings &
Take vour prescriptions to
Tydings '& Co. and get their
prices. Only pure druers used.
Fine fresh water fish today on
ice at L. S. Black's, stall No. 11,
r TXT ra.
R. E. Yonge, jr., has in stock a
supply of patent gas lighters. You
rnrlr and liVht the burner at the
same time. Only one match to
the house. Call and see them at
R. E. Yonge & Co's.
OCALA HOUSE BARBER SHOP,
C. V. M c C O V
The oldest and best established
Barber in the city. Only expert
Ji VSMtWi "- .-', ,, :,,':' MI"'.1;,."MJWII.J ', ""."".""
ot the Flies Worry You to Death
and eat up the food your
rd V n r pp V f VP TV
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We manufacture All Kinds of SCROLL. WORK, BRACKETS, MOULDING In
TURNING, WINDOW and DOOR FRAHES, CABINETS, and all kinds of fU
Carpenter and Job Work. A full supply of m
Sj Rough and Dressed Seasoned
LOWEST CASH PKieES.
rU NORTH OF F. C. & P. DEPOT. OCALA, FLA. In
BHTESH5!SHSi db dSBSBnESESO-ESESEHEHBHEHEUBSEHEHBSE
Dry Goods, Notions, Shoes,
FINE DRESS GOODS,
Laces and Embroidery,
Trunks and Valises.
Agents for Butterickzs Patterns
OUR MOTTO: We study to please our customers.
MRS. M. E. HODGE,
"Dress Making and General Sewing.
i.All.Cutting, Sewing and Fitting: done in the Latest Style, at the Lowest Prices and
on short notice.
"Rooms LI pstairs, Morth
Open the Year Round.
Special Rates by the Week.
Free Sample Rooms.
Large Shady Grounds.
Convenient to Street Cars.
family should have, when the
T T T "I An
VV CiT K s wi
Are putting up such Nice n
Window and Door Screens "1
so Little Honey. jj
Lumber Constantly on Hand at
Side Square, Ocala, Fla.
to $2.50 PerDav
270 SOO TW tA7 I N ST"R E. E.X,
7VS EVI LLE, SI. e.
Rates from $7 to $10
deduction made fro Families.
By the Ocala Temperance Reform Club.
Edited by J. A. Munden.
The Club meets every .Sunday afternoon at 3:30
o'clock in Temperance Hail. The 1'ubiic
An exchange tells of the firm
stand taken by a young lady on a
new year's day.
"If you prefer the keg of beer
or cne DOLue c;i wine iu mc, m;c
slid to her lover.
er, -just take them
and set married to
t ) the minister
"What do you mean?" asked I
"Just what I say; I do not want
.a young man to come here even- :
ings chewing cloves to cover his
breath, and hide his habits of
drinking. If you like beer more j
than you love me, just marry it at j
once, and do not divide your affec affections
tions affections between a woman and wine,
or a woman and lager. Love and
liquor have no affinity."
"Why, Mary, how you talk!" ex exclaimed
claimed exclaimed John.
"Yes, X mean what I say; unless
you sign the pledge and keep it,
you had better not call here
John did sign the pledge, and he
kept it, and he married Mary.
YOUNG LADIES PLEDGE.
There is considerable perplexity
-and distress among the drinking
young men of Danbury, Conn. A
number of the young ladies of that
city have taken the following
We agree not to marry any man
who uses beers, wines, or malt or
spirituous liquors, nor to keep
company with any such man, and
we pledge ourselves to use our j
best endeavors in influencing all
our men acquaintances to abstain
from intoxicating drinks of any
and all kinds.
The saloon is a lawful school
where men and boys prepare them themselves
selves themselves for dee,ds of crime.
The Silver Springs road is now
graded to within a mile and a quar quarter
ter quarter of the city Everybody who
has seen the grading says it is one
of the smoothest and best fin fin-nished
nished fin-nished roadbeds ever seen. It will
ot be long till the road will be In
What we have to say
South and North
American Lloyd's Fire Insurance,
Established in 875 Twenty
years of fair dealing. Not a su t
pending against them for unadjust unadjusted
ed unadjusted losses. Rated A 1 by R. G.
Dun & Co. Service upon State
Agent of Florida binds under underwriters.
writers. underwriters. Reserve for protection of
policy holders. Wealth of the
Underwriters,$9 000,000 Has com complied
plied complied with state laws and author authorized
ized authorized to transact business. $1,-000,
000 insurance in force in Florida.
Why continue to pay exorbitant
high rates when you can get them
E. W. GREEN,
Aent Ocala and Marion Co.
Office at Burnett's Jewelry Store.
Eight-room cottage in the city
of Ocala. Lot contains 2 acres,
with stable, carriage house, ser servants
vants servants house, well, cistern, fruits,
Fifteen acres good land under
fence adjoining, just outside city
limits, can be leased for a term of
years very low if desired. Enquire
at this office.
HcgaT i Alien. Albert Wright.
Allen & Wright,
Attorneys at Law.
Room 3, Merchants' Block,
James II. Hill,
Attorney at Law.
! County judge's office in Court
j A T ,,T A
! x r' uyu,
Attorney at Law,
Will Practicc in all Courts.
James D McConnell,
Attorney at LtlW.
Office in First National Bank
Office over First National Bank
A. H. R. Fredrick, M. D.
Physician & Surgeon.
Diseases of Women and Children
Office opposite Arlington Hotel.
W. H. Marean, M. D.,
Physician and Sursreon.
Electro-magnetic and Massage
Treatment ; employed in treating
Chronic Diseases. Diseases of
Women and Children a specialty.
Office, corner of Second and Main
Secoml and Watula streets,
Times Are Hard
and you need not deny it. But you will
forget it when you buy (Groceries and
General Family Supplies of the
OCALA INVESTING CO.,
They also run a first-class Department
where they do Repairing, Cleaning and
Dyeing, All work done to order and sat satisfaction
isfaction satisfaction guaranteed.
OCALA INVESTING CO.,
T. N. NORWOOD,
and Country Produce.
Stalls 6 and 8 City Market.
J. A. Pittrnan & Go,,
Undertakers and Embalmers.
I Dealers in Coffins, Iron and Wood
en Caskets, Burial Outfits.
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.
Ho for .the Beach !,
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,
Magnolia Barber Shop
For Hji1i Oiittin2T
All work done in Moderd. Style and
A. G. BELL, Proprietor,
West initio of Square.
A. E HOLLAND,
Local Agent of the American
Detective Agency of Indianapolis,
Ind., undertakes the recovery of
lost or stolen property, investiga investigation
tion investigation of crime. Collecting a spe specialty.
cialty. specialty. J. W. Davis,
Dealer in all kinds of
Florida and Western
Vegetables and Fish.
Bring in your Produce and try my
"Lookey Here Man!"
TaJce the ST A It if you
want the latest news.
Take your dinner tomorrow at
Misses Richards & Hallett's. You
will get a good meal for 25 c.
If you want a good daily paper,
The Star will suit you.
Subscribe for the Star.J
W. H. Chaille,
Board and Lodging.
Opposite Post Office.
We carry a full line of
Choice and Fancy
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.
. N. Edwards
Baptist Witness Building, corner
Fort King and Osceola street.
n. k. wiLLinm,
Done in Latest Style. Call
and give me a trial.
Montezuma block, Ocala, Fla.
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.
Corner of North Second Street
and Orange avenee.
Stall No. 11.
FRESHWATER. FISH ON ICE DAILY.
Fresh water varieties Bream and
Salt water varieties constantly on
Eggs and Poultry,
Bought and Sold.
Ao a full line of fresh meat, sau sausage,
sage, sausage, salt fish and outside oysters
always in stock, very cheap for
Jeweler and Engraver.
At Carlisle's Drug Store
First National Bank Block,
Fine Livery Turnouts and Saddle
Orders by Telephone or otherwise
will receive prompt attention.
HAS MOVED HER IMMENSE
Stock of Millinery Goods
to her old stnnd on Exposition street,
hre 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.
Gall and See Her Stock s
Dress Making and
Cuttingand Fitting a Speeiaiy.
Prices to suit the times.
Call and give us a trial.
Butler Block, first door west
of Fuller and Clark's.
The New Brunswick Restaurant,
Misses Richards & Halleit,
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
NwDokes9 Corner BaSoIce.
Red Oak House,
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 75c. to $1.50 perday
Special rates by the week.
D. S. LITTLE, Prop.,
Ocklawaha Avenue and Main Street.
Opposite Ocala House,
OCAUA, - ll,oiIlA
Meals Served from
7 a. m. to 9 p. m.
Charges Moderate but Strictly Cash.
Special Orders Extra.
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.
R. D. Fuller,
Office over Merchants' National
Thomas J. Clary,
Justice of -the Peace,
First District, Marion Co., Fla.
Office in Court House.
Prompt attention given to ail Civil
and Criminal Cases under my
The Lfovvest Prices.
a x&'Q liyuiiUilVLyiiiClin
Proprietor of the only first class
Colored Barber Shop in the city.
I have taken charge of my old
stand on Exposition St., three
doors west of First National Baivk
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
Irs. 0. A. B
3obanson Bros., proprietors.
Work for Transient Customers Finished Same
Special Prices to Families.
Plr'All soods will be sold for diaries if
allowed to remain in the office over
rr.er flaiji S& -South Third Streets
P. O. BOX
red. Ko Powers
"keps on hsmd a full line if Choice Family Groceries ard Count rv
Produce. Groceries are new and fresh. Also a Good Line t DRY
GOODS and NOTIONS and Prices to suit ihe times. Fuller &
Clark's old stand, Exposition Street.
W. S. GASKIN,
Tli : Oriren : Grocer
1C tens constantly en hand a lull line of Choice and Fancy Groceries
p at pnets not excelled by any house in the city.
Poultry and Eggs, Fruits and Vegetables, a Specialty.
Come and give me a trial. I keep everything in the eating line.
JVC 111 tin lv-a i-
West Side Dunns Park.
W. S. GASK1N,
IN AND ABOUT THE TOWN,
Some Things You Know and Some
Things You Don't Know.
-Try our Sarsaparilla for all blood
diseases. Tydings & Co,
J. W. Roberts of Leroy is in the
For Sale. A 5x8 view camera.
Inquire ac this orricc.
W. C. Douglass of St. Louis is
in the city.
Win. Gray's for your fresh oys oysters
ters oysters on iie.
T. A. Whittaker of Jacksonville
is in town.
Are you wanting to sell goods ?
Adveriifte'm the bTAK.
J. L. Prior of Baltimore, Md., is
a the city.
A full line of. Buist's fresh seeds
at Tydings & Go's this week.
J. M. Stripling :of Jacksonville is
in the city.
Foutz's' Horse arid Cattle Pow Powder,
der, Powder, 20 c. at Tyaing&.
R, P. Davis of Orlando is on our
Young chickens cheap constant constantly
ly constantly ori hanUat Wm. Grays.
Samuel Murrell of Memphis is
in Ocala today.
See our line Ribbed Hosiery for
children, fast black, at 10c at the
A. L. Jones of Charleston, S.C.,
is in the brick city.
Isaac Stevens has rooms furr
aished or unlurnished, also two
cottages to rent.
J. R. Wells of Jacksonville is in
ihe city on- business.
: Portraits in Cravon, Pastel and
Water Colors by Gottlieb always
please. A trial solicited.
Bryant H.Hodges, cashier of
the First National Bank of Alba Albany,
ny, Albany, Ga., and a former resident of
Ocala, is in town for a few days.
W. S. Trimble of Standard is in
A fine lot of Apples, Pears, Ba Bananas
nanas Bananas and Sugar Cane today at
C. R. Knight of Lake City is in
town on business.
The National Protective Legion
pays $1$ per week to members in
case 01 sickness or disability.
W. S. Hammond of Bridgeport,
Conn., is in the city.
Fresh oysters on ice will be
found every day now at Wm.
L. C. McLeod of Kendrick was
on our streets yesterday.
Watch for our opening of Dress
Goods. A big line Storm Serge,
Flutter Duck for Ladies' Skirts at
the Bazar Store.
Charles Marks of Savannah,Ga.,
was on our streets yesterday.
For Sale. A nice young milch
cow, halt' Jersey, with calf two and
one half mouths old, cheap tor
cash. Apply at this office.
H, T. Wartmann and wife of
Citra was in the city yesterday.
E. B. Richardson's stable will
furnish you a ? first-class turnout
cheaper than elsewhere. Call and
try his teams.
Fred Newberger of Savannah, a
dry goods drummer, is in town.
Artist Gottlieb guarantees every
Portrait he makes to give entire
satisfaction. Studio opposite Mon Montezuma.
tezuma. Montezuma. George H. Whitesides of Apa Apa-lachicola
lachicola Apa-lachicola was in Ocala yesterday.
If you have an old book that you
wish to preserve, t?ke it to the
Witness job office and have it
Arthur Price of Apalachicola
was at the Montezuma yesterday.
Wanted. A lew private board boarders,
ers, boarders, ladies or gentlemen. Conve Convenient
nient Convenient to public square. Rates rea reasonable.
sonable. reasonable. Mrs. Thos. J. Barnes,
corner Main and North Third
HITTING ON A RLAN.
To save money is an excellent idea. You couldn't hit on a bet better
ter better plan than examining our immense stock of Furniture and
House Furnishing Goods. They are wonders in themselves.
People cannot understand how we can sell them so cheap. The
secret is out: Our immense stock must he reduced. It will he
to your advantage to give us a call while we are reducing our
For Rent. A ten-room house.
Hot and coin bath, two blocks
lrom square. Apply to H. G Hay Hay-craft
craft Hay-craft at city ticket office of Plant
The Covenant Building and
Loan association will pay you 8 per
cent for the use of your money, or
loan you theirs at 6 per cent.
Which do you prefer? M. M.
Little will explain to you.
For Rent. Two nice, newly
papered and painted cottages; nice
neighborhood and close to square.
Apply to Dr. R. D. Fuller, over
Merchants' National Bank.
Call and examine new samples of
clothing from Jacob Reid's Son's
F. W. Ditto, Agent, Weihe's jew jewelry
elry jewelry store.
Gottlieb, of the Ocala Photo
Company, opposite the Monte Montezuma,
zuma, Montezuma, makes FLASH LIGHT
Photos as good as DAYLIGHT
pictures. Try him.
You can carry $1000 to' $5000
for $24 to $30 per year in the Na National
tional National Protective Legion. F. C. W.
Williams, organizer, Mitchell Blk.,
C. V. McCoy, the Ocala House
barber, will give you the smoothest
and easiest shave imaginable. Hair
cuts in the latest style.
Pears, the last of the season.
Now is the time to fill your empty
fruit jars. They are fine and 30c
per peck at Wm. Gray's.
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.
Buggies & Harness.
Two highest awards at World's
Fair for Htrvnszth Beauty and
liow Irloe. Six years ago we
discarded the Dealer and began
selling direct to Consumers at
wholesale prices. Result: up
ward ef IOO.OOO V4i11.h wolf!
and our factory now the largest
on earth, dealing direct with con consumers.
sumers. consumers. Send for ur mammoth
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We are doing" work
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have no appetite jrt
and can't work, q
begin at once tak- j
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ters. Benefit comes
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g Dyspepsia, Kidney and Liver
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Constipation, Impure Blood, n
Malaria, Nervous ailments S
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Get only the genuine it has crossed red
lines on the wrapper. O
S BROWN CHEMrCAL CO. BALTIMORE, MD. g
I keep constantly on hand
all kinds of provisions, includ including
ing including Fish,
Fruits and Vegetables,
and all kinds of Fresh Green
Groceries. I also receive
Chickens, Eggs and Ice.
A large supply constantly on
Exposition Streot, west from
First National Bank.
to suit the
hard times. Cheapest place in
Cleaning and Repairing
clothes. Office in old express of office.
fice. office. New York Steam Dye
LADIES DO SOU KNOW
DR. FELIX LE BRUN'S
STEEL ISO PE)I11YB0YHL PILLS
are the original and enl y FRENCH, eafe and re reliable
liable reliable en re on the market. Price $1.00; sent by
mail, Genuine sold only by
William James, the Upstairs
Barber in the Gary Block,
Has taken a Fall
Hair Cut, 15 c.
Shampoo, 15 c.
Shave, 10 c.
All work done in first-class style.
Come and give me a trjal.
The Upstairs Barber,
GARY BLOCK, OCALA
Account Cotton States and In International
ternational International Exposition the Plant
System will sell tickets September
5th and 1 2th, and every day from
September 15th to December 15th,
limited to January 7th, at $ 18.5s
from Ocala. Also September 16th
until December 16th, limited,
twenty days, at $13.60. Tickets Tickets-sold
sold Tickets-sold every Tuesday and Thursday
after September 16th to December
24th at 9.90, limited ten days.
For tickets to all points, summer
rates and the quickest time, call on
or address F. J. Huber, ticket agt.,
Florida Southern depot; C. F.
Fa ires city ticket agen Ocala.
House; H. G. Haycraft, traveling
passenger agent, Ocala; F. M.
Jolly, division passenger agent,
Tampa; B. W. Wrenn, general pas passenger
senger passenger agent, Savannah, Ga.; II.
C. McFadden, assistant general
passenger agent, Savannah, Ga.J