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OCALA, FLORIDA. TUESDAY, OCTOBER 10, 1911.
"I Certainly Paid
"Beg your pardon
"But I am sure I
Don't Rely on Memory!
You can PROVE (hat you pay
your bills if you pay by check.
Put your money in The
Munroe & Chamblis5 Bank;
pay by check and avoid ugly
MUNROE & G H AMBUSS
FULLER & AYER
Office over 3Innroe & Chamhliss B'k.
J. E. GHAGE
Rooms 9, 1 0 ami 11, Second Floor,
OCALA - FLORIDA
L. F. BLALOGK
Office Over Commercial Rank
OCALA - - FLORIDA
Office Honrs, 8 to 12 a. in. 1 to 5
p. m. Phone 211,
F. E McCLANE
Physician and Surgeon
fieneral Practice Calls Made Prompt Promptly
ly Promptly Might or Day.
Special Attention to Obstetrics, Dis Diseases
eases Diseases of Women and Children.
Office Rooms 1, 2, 3, 4. 5 and 6, Holder
Building', Second Floor. Phones,
Office No. 333; Residence No. 333
C. J. PHILLIPS
Contractor and Builder
Plans ana specifications Furnished
129 South Third Street:
DR. J. T. SHAW, VETERINARIAN
Graduate of the United States Col Col-lege
lege Col-lege of Veterinary Surgeons,
WASHINGTON, D. C.
Located at the Jones Tloapttal oa Sooth
FlrM Street. Went
All Calls Promptly Answered.
M'lVER & MAG KAY
Undertakers and Embalmcrs
Fine Caskets and Burial Robes
ALFRED E. OWEX,. Fnneral Director.
All Work Done by Licensed Em Em-balmers
balmers Em-balmers and Fully Guaranteed.
MONTEZUMA BARBER SHOP
W. F. RLESCH, Proprietor.
Business Men's Favorite Place Reop
ened by f Veteran.
CALL AND SEE IHM
Accurate Building Plans, Blue Prints
and Specifications made. Lands Sur Surveyed
veyed Surveyed and Platted. Close Estimates
made on Erection of Buildings of any
character by contract or on commls
sion basis, write" or consult me at
Room 27, Holder RIock
OCALA - FLORIDA
V. C. BLANGHARD
CONTRACTOR AND BUILDER
ON APPLICATION t
P. O. BOX 40 OCALA. FLA
BILE IN II BAY
Italian Shelled and Stormed (he Fort
at Tobrnk Turku Made a
Home, Oct. 10. Official dispatches
received here say:
"Rarly-Saturtlay morning the ships of
the first Italian squadron entered the
roadstead at Tobruk, in Bomba bay.
where they found no Turkish war warships.
ships. warships. They summoned the garrison
to surrender, but the Turks replied
with a flat refusal.
'The battleship Vittorio Emman Emman-uele
uele Emman-uele opened fire. The first shots car carried
ried carried away the flag and made a lare
breach, in the fort. Rear Admiral Au Aubrey,
brey, Aubrey, ekmmander-In-chief of the fleet,
then landed' several companies of
marines, who, after a small struggle,
overcame the resistance of the small
Turkish force. The Italians occupied
the fort and hoisted their flag. A few
Turkish soldiers, 'who refused to
abandon the fort without further fight fighting,
ing, fighting, were made prisoners."
S OF HE IIS
Frit hjr Turkey In an Attempt to Dis Discover
cover Discover Their DlBpoNition
Berlin, Oct. 10 A circular note from
the Turkish government asking the
powers whether they consider the
time has arrived to seek a basis for
negotiations looking to peace between
Turkey and Italy, and under what con conditions,
ditions, conditions, was presented to the German
Foreign Office yesterday. The note
contemplates the cession of Tripoli to
Italy under certain conditions.
DANDRUFF AMI ITCIIIXG
SCALP YIF.LD TO
Why should you continue to exper experiment
iment experiment with salves, greasy lotions and
fancy hair dressings trying to rid your
scalp of germ life. They can't do it
because they cannot penetrate to the
seat of th trouble 'and draw the germ
life to the surface of the scalp and
Why not try a PROVEN REMEDY?
One that will do this. We have a rem remedy
edy remedy that will rid the scalp of germ life
and in this way will cure DANDRUFF
and ITCHING SCALP.
This remedy is ZE1IO, a clean, re refined,
fined, refined, penetrating scalp tonic that goes
right to the seat of the trouble and
drives the germ life to the surface and
A shampoo with ZEMO f ANTISEP ANTISEPTIC)
TIC) ANTISEPTIC) SOAP and one application of
ZEMO will entirely rid the scalp of
dandruff and scurf. Do not hesitate,
but get a bottle of ZEMO today. It
acts oh a new principle and will do
exactly what we claim for it.
Sold and endorsed in Ocala by the
STRUCK A WOMAX
TO SAVE THE S AIHIATII
New York, Oct. 9. Three Long Is Island
land Island deputy sheriffs undertook to pre preserve
serve preserve the peace of the Sa,bbath by pre preventing
venting preventing Earl L. Ovington and Miss
Mathilda Moisant, .two well known
aviators, from making flights at the
Nassau Boulevard field yesterday.
Ovington and Miss Moisant made
flights on their own account. Miss
Moisant flev from the Nassau Boule Boulevard
vard Boulevard field to her hangar at Mineola and
Ovington started for his proposed
flight to the Pacific coast with a pack
age of letters, having been delegated
by Postmaster General Hitchcock as
the first transcontinental aerial mail
Miss Moisant landed on the proper
ty of her brother, Alfred Moisant, and
mmediately a trio of deputy sheriffs
tried to arrest her.
Miss Moisant's brother said his sis
ter had entered her automobile just
after alighting from her monoplane
and that the deputies attacked her
chauffeur and severely clubbed him
when he refused to allow them to take
the aviatress from the automobile. In
the fracas Miss Moisant had her wrist
cut and was much bruised and shaken
up. The deputies had no warrant to
make the arrest.
Ovington was forced to come down
near Belmont Park when his mono
plane nearly capsized in a squall. The
deputies had lost track of him and he
escaped the embarrassment which be
fell Miss Moisant.
SAVED HIS MOTHER'S LIFE
"Pour doctors had given me up."
writes Mrs. Laura Gaines, of Avoca,
La., "and my children and my friends
were looking for me to die. when my
son insisted that I use Electric Bit Bitters.
ters. Bitters. I did so, and they have done me
a world of good. I will always praise
them." Electric Bitters is a priceless
blessing to women troubled with faint fainting
ing fainting and dizzy spells, backache, head
ache, Weakness, debility, constipation
or kidney disorders. Use them and
gain new health, strength and vigor.
They're guaranteed to satisfy or mon money
ey money refunded. Only 30c at Tydings fe
FATAL ACCIDENT IN GEORGIA
Buchanan, Ga., Oct. 10. One man
was killed, two fatally injured, and a
score or more were badly shaken up
when a Central of Georgia passenger
train was wrecked three miles south
of here yesterday. The wreck was
caused by a spike being driven between
the rails, presumably by wreckers.
NEVER BRINGS SUCCESS
To .make a success in the matter of
kidney, bladder or rheumatic trouble,
take Hall's Texas Wonder. It gives
quick and permanent relief. Write for
testimonials. Dr. E. W. Hall. 2926 Ol Olive
ive Olive street. St. Louis, Mo.
Sold by all druggists.
DOG LICENSE DUE
Dog licenses are now due, and all
dogs found on the street without t3gs
will be put In the pound, and, if not
redeemed in proper time, shot.
""- R. L. Carter. Marshal.
(JKRMAV IID THE HEST GABG
The Vest International Ilalfoon Race j
Will be Held in (ifrinanr
Kansas City. Mo., Oct. 10. The next
international balloon race for the
James Gordon Bennett trophy will be
held in Germany during the early au
tumn of 1112, the trophy bing won
this year by Lieut. Hans Gericke, with
the German balloon Berlin II.
None of the balloons in the big race
which began last Thursday afternoon
and ended yesterday, were distin distinguished
guished distinguished by making a lengthy journey.
The longest distance made was that
by the Berlin II. which landed some
47S miles from the point where it as ascended.
cended. ascended. DEAFXESS fVWOT HE CURED
by local applications, as they cannot
reach the diseased portion of the ear.
There is only one way to cure deaf deafness,
ness, deafness, and that is by constitutional
remedies. Deafness is caused by an
inflamed condition of the mucous lin lining
ing lining of the Eustachian tube. When
this tube is inflamed you have a
rumbling sound or imperfect hearing,
and when it is. entirely closed, deaf deafness
ness deafness is the result, and unless the in inflammation
flammation inflammation can be taken out and this
tube restored to its normal condition,
hearing will be destroyed forever;
nine cases out of ten are caused by
catarrh, which is nothing but an in
flamed condition of the mucous sur surfaces.
faces. surfaces. We will give One Hundred Dollars
for any case of deafness (caused by
catarrh) that cannot be cured by
Hall's Catarrh Cure. Send for cir
F. J. Cheney & Co., Toledo, O.
Sold by druggists, 75c. Take Hall's
Family Pills for constipation.
APARTMENTS FOR RENT
The- second floor of the Bell apart
ment house on Fort King avenue is
for rent. Apply to Joseph Bell at the
In the New,
At Tampa on the Charge of Stealing
ItelicM from the Wreck of
Tampa. Oct. 10. Gcxrge Norris, a
tugboat engineer, was arrested when
he landed from Cuba last night on a
charge of having in his possession
relics from the wreck of the battleship
Maine in Havana harbor. The tug on
which, Norris was at work was used
by the government engineers in con connection
nection connection with the raising of the Maine,
giving Norris, it is alleged, opportuni opportunity
ty opportunity to get hold of a quantity of bayo bayonets,
nets, bayonets, iron bolts, knives and other im implements.
plements. implements. Several days ago Norris resigned and
started for Jacksonville, when it was
discovered that he had taken some of
this old junk with him. Major Fergu Ferguson,
son, Ferguson, in charge of the wrecking opera operations,
tions, operations, telegraphed the chief of police
of this city to arrest Norris.
Two detectives met Norris at the
boat and took him to the police sta station,
tion, station, where he deposited his collection,
including pieces of iron bolts, etc.,
turning over his trunk and suit case
also. Norris had $100 in his possession
which he left with the authorities as
a guarantee that he would be on hand
when wanted, after which he was al allowed
lowed allowed to proceed to a hotel.
TAKE YOUR COMMON
Common colds, severe and frequent,
lay the foundation of chronic diseased
conditions of the nose and throat, and
may develop into bronchitis, pneumon pneumonia,
ia, pneumonia, and consumption. For all coughs
and colds in children and In grown
persons, take Foley's Harney and Tar
Compound promptly. For sale at the
T EALIZING that most cars today
are reliable and efficient, Maxwell
engineers were instructed to design
the 1912 cars to outclass all others in
these three essentials:
motor. Large valves, adjustable push rods, self self-contained
contained self-contained automatic oiling system, Stromberg car carburetor,
buretor, carburetor, dual ignition with Splitdorf magneto and
batteries, combine to produce more power and
greater speed than will ever be needed.
The power is there for emergencies. Gear
shifting is reduced to a minimum, as this car takes
the steepest hills with ease.
Other mechanical features include large clutch
discs, full-floating rear nxle, sliding-gear transmis transmission,
sion, transmission, drop-forged "I"-beam front axle and Columbia
Honeycomb type of radiator. Wheel-base, 114
1 This new ventilated fore-door, flush flush-"f
"f flush-"f side vestibuled steel body, with in in-a
a in-a side control, is the very latest thing
in motor-car design. Its sweeping curves with a
Columbia Honeycomb type radiator, new designed
bonnet, and long, smooth flush-sides are strikingly
beautiful. Finished in Royal green with Wedg Wedgwood
wood Wedgwood green wheels and black upholstering, deep
and well tufted, this car has an atmosphere found
only in the most expensive cars. It is an aristo aristocrat;
crat; aristocrat; the most artistic creation of the season.
Company, now recognized as the leading builders
of automobiles in America. No car selling for
$500 more than the price we ask can match the
Maxwell Special. Comparison with other cars
will prove this statement beyond argument. We
Never before such a car at such a price.
In addition, we announce:
The Maxwell Mercury, a 30-h.p. mile-a-minute
Roadster, for $1150.
The Maxwell Mascotte, a 25-h.p. Touring
Car, for $080; or a Roadster body for $950.
The Maxwell Messenger, a 16-h.p. Run-.
about. -t frinO.
Ocala, - Florida
STRIKE IS SUBSIDING
Many Illlnola Central Shop Men Ret am
to Work la Chicago
. Chicago. Oct. 10. A thousand men.
one-third of the regular force employ employed
ed employed in the shops of the Illinois Central
Railroad at this point, showed up for
work yesterday morning. This, the
railroad men say, amounts to a prac practical
tical practical ending of the strike so far as
this point is concerned. Most of the
men at work are members of the old
forces. There was no disorder.
A MEDICIXE THAT
is Foley's Honey and Tar Compound.
Mrs. T. J, Adams, 522 N. Kansas ave avenue,
nue, avenue, Columbus, Kas., writes: "For a
number of years my children have
been subject to coughs and colds. I
used Foley's Honey and Tar Compound
and found that it cured their coughs
and colds, so I keep it in the house all
the time." Kefuse substitutes. For
sale at the Court Pharmacy.
Lorlmer Committee Again In Session In
Chicago, 111., Oct. 10. -The members
of the Senate committee appointed to
inquire Into the election of Senator
Lorimer of Illinois have rounded up
here preparatory to resuming their in investigation,
vestigation, investigation, which was broken off at
the adjournment of Congress this sum summer.
mer. summer. KICKED BY A MAD HORSE
Samuel Birsch, of Beetown, Wis., had
a most narrow escape from losing his
leg, as no doctor could heal the fright frightful
ful frightful sore that developed, but at last
Bucklen's Arnica Salve cured it com completely.
pletely. completely. Its the greatest healer of ul ulcers,
cers, ulcers, burns, boils, eczema, scalds, cuts,
corns, cold-sores, bruises and piles on
earth. Try it 25c at Tydings & Co.
The secret of power in this new
Maxwell Special is its 4Hk5x4
long -stroke, smooth-running
The price of this car is made pos
sible by the unequaled factory facil facilities
ities facilities of the United States Motor
For Correct Styles and
Real Values See
4 PASSENGER TOURING CAE1
16 03. P., $(300.0
Broadway, at 61st Street
MEW YORK .'.
Division ol United States llztzi Cc
GEN TIE LIENS'
OCALA EVENING STAR, TUESDAY, OCTOBER lrt, ISIi
OCALA EVENING STAR1
Bittingcr & Carroll, Proprietors.
WHO CEXSORS THE TIMES-IS IO.V
OF INTEREST TO ALTO OttVERS
R. R. Carrroll, Business Manager.
In Saturday's papers appeared a dis dispatch
patch dispatch sent out from Jacksonville,, tell telling
ing telling of the suit of the Florida Railway
Company against the Seaboard Air
Lane Railwav. the Knickerbockers At ihe session of th
Trint Comr..mv of New York. anl oth- i tv cm mlsionr of tbi county a
Coafttltattwaallty f the Antt4bIIe j
Tax Lac t be Decided by the j
ar-l of court-
J. II. Benjamin, Editor.
WITH PLEASAXT PEOPLE
Florida Railway from entering the 5 lock relative to the decision by him j
rrta rf JapkonviHe and Fernandina. Ion the automobile las law was reeeiv- I
This piece of news was of na- 1 ed. urging the county obtain a writ j
tlonal importance, as well it might be.jof error to the supreme court to te:
I for it alleged' a deliberate attempt on j by that body the constitutionality of j
the part of a great corporation tojsection 6212 of the laws of lilt, im- j
throttle legitimate competition, and 1 poking? a license ta on the owners of j
I fill J I!
I No Mans
f23 Land s
Going out In their auto on one of
their innumerable errands of mercy,
Sunday afternoon. Dr. and Mrs. E. Van
Hood invited the editor of the. Star tojunited States by the Associated Pres.,
ride with them, and that Individual, land displayed by many leading news
who doesn't get out of sight of the papers under prominent headlines,
courthouse dome half a dozen times a but if there was any mention of It in
year, was only too willing to accept. the Florida Times-Union, which with
There are no better entertainers some reason, claim to be the state's
than Dr. and Mrs. Hood. It would be Heading newspaper, a careful search by
a treat to ride with them In an ox-j the editor of this paper failed to re
cart, and In the speedy, comfortable J veal it
automobile, luxury was added to hap-1 What right has the Times-Union to
nlne33. suppress such news? How much ile
The road ran a little east by south j pendenee can the public place in it as
from Oeala to Levon. To a man tired ja newspaper if it withholds such in
of always looking at walls and streets. formation?
the eonntry. Just freshened by a gentle
.rain, was lovely to see, especially the
fine fields where Marion county men
are proving their shire to be one of
the best In the state.
The auto spun rapidly to the end of
the hard road, ten miles south of
town, and then, at a lessened rate, but
still a fair speed, plowed its way thru
the sand to the industrial settlement
While the doctor visited his patient
and Mrs-. Hood sat in the auto and
talked with a bunch of little boys who
gathered around her almost as soon
-as the machine stopped, the newspa
per man went to look at the mill. He
had often heard of that same mill, and
was prepared to see something big.
but Its size and the completeness of
its equipment was a surprise to him.
The Immense plant with Its .varied and
keep one of the most important sea- automobile.-' when used on the roads
r.rrt tn the .rlanft r-ftast in the no- nf the f-mintv. not for iur
sition of Its own private dock.
The dispatch was sent all over the
be remembered that
in tj;e .-Jt- j-eruer
Juilsre IJullOfk rendere-
decision holding this law uneonstl
tutional on the ground that is impos-
ed a tax under the gtiiie of a licence, j
I By Lcnis Joseph Vance
Illustrations by Raj Walters
!of Ocal-i and surrounding country will prove that never before have such low prices beea
j quoted on mew and seasonable merchandise. ; Jnst think of the fact of thousands of
j dollars worth of Dry Goods thrown on the market at the time.of the year when everyciis
jis almost compelled to make new purchases. .If you have any money yon will never find
j a more opportune time for investing it than right now. r
(Copyright, 1510, by Levis Joseph Vaace-
Lives of great men all remind us that
we, too. should learn to graft.
And from out the chilly waters climb
unon the srolden raft.
Where the sun is always shining, and
the breezes never cease.
And the whole wi
folds into a
For we know they all are graftin
from the poorest to the great
From the one who does the digging to
the one who runs the state:
And the only way they differ is in the
method they apply.
And we know the ignorant suffer when
learned man is nigh.
and desiring that the highest court in f
the state should pas. upon the valid- I
ity of the law. so that if error wa j
made in his dec ision, it miarht i-e cor-j A gentleman who, leaving his offices
rected. and the tax provided thereby j on. lower Broadway a trifle after four,
collected. presently ensconced himself In a cor-
Upon consideration of this matter j ner 6eat of a Subway express and
by the board the county attorney- : cpeiiei before him a damp afternoon
were directed to have an appeal taken (th an f tfae market
to the supreme court for decision. I . ,
This'is a matter of t Interest to! f surprised, when the
the automobile owners .f Florida and! tram crashed heavily into the Four-
wiil teenth Street station, to find himself
READ EVERY PRICE QUOTED HERE THEM 'COAEffi TE2C1'
Colored outins flannels, fast f
colors, Sc values at ..... OC
Colored draperies, the latest colors,
Fancy mercerized dress goods, all
colors, 40c values o A
at .... ... .. 24c
it is hoped that a speedy decision
be reached. The attorneys for the afoot and making for the door: this
county with the aid of the state attor- i although his intention had been to
ney are preparing to take the case to alight at Grand Central. Thus It may
the supreme court and the record will i i,e that trickster In us all, xvhich we
oe tiieo tnere m a j-nort wnne. mo
state will be represented by the at
ide world about us j torney-general and Me.sr5. Ilocker v
plane of peace; J Duval of this city, and the defendant
we find, if we will study
this thing of graft began
In the early days of Moses, when he
ruled met every man;
And we find it still existing in some
form or other vet.
intricate appliances, all kept In superb Just as in the days of Moses, when
order, and its standard railroad lines, r, thru learning we may get
A1 ... . Some advantage, or some prestige, in
connecting It with the Seaboard, and th, b WOrld of ours.
reaching far out In the forest, 13 well I That, will keep us out of trouble, and
worth a Journey to see, and must be I withhold the legal powers;
much more so when Its crowds of J to exercj3e
workmen and vast machinery are In That prerogative extensive in which
motion. power's made him wise.
While the scribe Inspected the hive Take the captain of a vessel, when he
gets his payroll nxed.
Or a railroad conductor, as he
will be represented by Mr.
Hampton, also of this city.
MAY XRVKH HE THIRD
that should hum with industry on the
morrow, the soft curtain of the dusk
was shut down on the scene, and then
somebody pulled a lever and, presto!
Levon gleamed an electric jewel in the
dark setting of the pine forest.
The people of Ocala may well envy
the people of Levon some of their ad
vantages. The employes of the com company
pany company are given their lights free, and
as much pure soft water as they can
Take the man who sits in Congress,
with his feet upon the jam.
As he smokes a twenty-center that
was bought by Uncle Sam:
Take the hero of a battle, after all the
smoke is gone.
How he gets up some fool method to
engrave his name on stone,
That was bought by hard earned mon
ey of the men who really fought,
And with human blood had purchased
every victory he has wrought.
use, run Into their houses by its own
pressure from a tank almost as big Take the preacher in the pulpit; on
aa iha Ooaia water tnwpr intn which it I some scheme he s always bent
. j m m (t i i i nat win iieij to oimu moos kuikuoiii
is pumped from a limpid lake that an(1 n, T(k t
smiles back the Florida sun by day Take the doctor with his patient; tho
and treasures the srleam of the mvriad he finds there s nothing wrong,
inrfr. m in th. hto- mill at nlhf WIl write oui .some jjrescnpiion
--" ... - i can i- lrr riifi and nnr
The drinking water Is distilled and
can't be excelled anywhere.
There Is a huge plant at Levon, and
the newspaper man had only begun to
see things when he had to .return to
Take the lawyer with his client, when
misfortunes hanging round.
He can always be pulled over if the
fees can just be found;
And we see that all are struggling for
a hnger in the graft,
Many people wonder why John IJur IJur-ton,
ton, IJur-ton, who "killed Mr. Wish art, as he
claims, by mistake, at San Antonio
some years ago, has never been tried.
The Star has reliable information that
Burton," who now lives near Jackson
ville, is a very sick man. sufterinr
from troubles that keep him in con constant
stant constant misery, and will probably soon
end his life.
Poplins, all colors and fancy
stripes, 25c values at ...
Shepherd plaid suitings, assorted
checks, 12c values Of-,
Pepperal bleached sheeting,
9-4, 30c value at .
Unbleached sheeting, 9-4,
25c values at . . . .
American prints, absolutely p I
Simpsons percales and caJIcoes
j Sc values at ........
Cornelius Bliss, a leading business
man of New York, and a republican
leader of national note, died at his
home in- Xew York Monday. He was
treasurer of the National Republican
Committee from 18!2 to 190S. and was
78 years old.
AFTER THE FIRE
Chlcngo Celebrates the Outbreak
Her Historic Conflagration
Chicago, 111., Oct. 10. Chieasro yes yesterday
terday yesterday celebrated the fortieth anniver anniversary
sary anniversary of the great fire of 1871. which
destroyed $200,000,000 worth of prop property
erty property and caused the death of three
hundred persons. A replica of Xrrs.
O'Leary's historic barn was fired in
Grant Park as a feature of the even evening's
ing's evening's parade.
thn Tha "dnitnp ha rirtirA, th. From the coon" who does the digging
. ....":":' .. : to ti
boss" who draws the
But we see that we move slowly, and
this five per cent graft don t pay.
And that we must learn it better e'er
the great things will give way.
For there's most too much to cover in
the way. we all begin.
And the system we've adopted soon
will lead us to the pen.
Therefore, let us toil and study, striv
ing always to be great.
Like some congressman in Congress, or
some minister of ,state.
And when we've reached the summit.
like some Wilson, Ted or Taft,
Then We'll organize a system of a
world renowned graft!
pain goblins back to their caves and
was unhitching his thirty horses to
whirl the chariot back to Ocala, to
supper, to church and,' as likely as not,
another 30-mlle charge against some
serried.- line of suffering before bed bed-'tlme.
'tlme. bed-'tlme. A Marion county road can't qualify
for an international auto racecourse at
Its best, and nobody knows its worst
as well as the average Marion county
physician. Once off the hardened road roadway.
way. roadway. Its a labor of Hercules, aided by
Apollo, to drive. It takes muscle to
hold the "steering wheel and eyes and
brain to guide it; and the task is more
than doubled at night. A stump pro projects
jects projects like Sevlla Into the river of sand:
no sooner Is it .rounded than another! Silver Springs, Oct. 10. The Hart
tufa i,n hi-.- chvMio via-, x ov.0.0.1 I Line tourist season promises to be
Every.few minutes, the auto runs into magnificent and the time of first sail
a sandbed and if full nower won't en- nS 5s in November when the Okee-
able it to squirm thru, it must be its humkee cruises. The Hiawatha's date
nvn rniior Htirino- off o'm I of sailing from Palatka tallys the
fner An strain nntfl tha frrr t whaAla eleventh day of January. The boats
have made a surface for the rear ones, will observe this schedule: Hiawatha
And sometimes there is a tree down steaming from Falatka on Mondays.
In th3 W3V Tint iinsnMnm tn nup I Wednesdays and Fridays, arriving at
OKLAWAIIA RIA'ER ITEMS
ida roads, and the vehicle must twist
around thru the woods; not a difficult
task for the horse-drawn carriage but
sometimes a serious undertaking for
the heavy car with Its low axles and
And then the live stock. Cows step
aside, with a haughty indifference (un (unless
less (unless experience has taught them how
hard an auto can butt), dogs run right
under the wheels and pigs and picka picka-ninies
ninies picka-ninies are prone to dally just a second
too long. Said we that both Hercules
and Apollo should be on the job? Ar Argus
gus Argus should sit on the front seat be between
tween between them.'
Its the writer's belief that Dr. Hood
likes, a stretch of bad road once in
awhile. He doesn't say so, but to one
who watches, his attitude and expres expression
sion expression convey the idea that he Is mighty
weir pleased to overcome a difficulty,
and they occur often enough to keep
him in a constant good humor.
But its a long road that has no end
for an auto, and In very good time
after leaving Levon, the Reo set his
rubber heels again upon the hardened
highway, and purred like a flfandred
happy Tomcats to feel them free from
the clogging sand. Thence to Ocala
was going some. Observe the speed
limit? Blank a man" who would draw
a watch on a doctor's auto! There's
always human suffering ahead of the
Red Cross; there's always relief with
' !t so raise the speed gates clear to the
stars till the wheels that carry It have
The newspaper man, having nothing
else to do, had to think, for the doctor
was too busy to talk, and If Mrs. -Hood,
on the rear seat, spoke, her words
were wasted on some tree a hundred
yards behind before she heard them
heVself. So he thought some of auto
racing of the world-famous cham champions
pions champions lined up with their mighty cars;
of the lightning rush for glory and
gold along courses lined with eager
spectators, of the wild acclaim that
greeted the victors and their names
in print In letters as big as those on
a box car.
Then he thought of the dozen or
thereabouts of Marlon county physic physicians,
ians, physicians, driving their cars night and day.
in all weathers, over difficult and dan
gerous roads, their machines always
dimmed with dust or spattered with
mud, sometimes dented with unavoid
able collisions, never going to the
garage as long as they could go a mile
outside of It; the drivers, often half
sick themselves for want of rest, hur
rying to the help of some one who
needs them now, thanks them tomor tomorrow,
row, tomorrow, pays them next month (if at all);
and It seemed to him that the tinsel-
crowned, crowd-acclaimed heroes of
the racetrack, "did -'mighty little of the
world's real work, bore few of Its bur burdens
dens burdens and weighed less than chaff in
comparison -witb these ever toiling
men,: who won't even let their local
papers tell their next-door friends of
the deeds of'good they do.
Mrs. Susan A. Ellis
90 Gtfilawalia Ave,
Instructor in Voice
Specializing in Correct
Placing of the Voice find
Proper Touch and Tec Tec-nic
nic Tec-nic of the Piano.
Who in w In III it flnlldlnar.
Corner South First anil Magnolia
Silver Springs on Tuesdays Thursdays
and Saturdays: the Okeehumkee, leav leaving
ing leaving Palatka on Tuesdays, Thursdays
and Saturdays, and arriving in Silver
Springs on the odd days, except Sun
The Inter-Ocean liners, 'William Mc Mc-Neal
Neal Mc-Neal and Heck Sail from Jacksonville.
although the William Howard only
navigates the Oklawaha river. This
steamer meets her sister ships at We-
laka and she departs from the St.
Johns river port on Mondays, Thurs
days and Saturdays, arriving at the
Springs on Wednesdays, Fridays and
Saturdays (possibly) as this' steamer
carries freight and the river is low.
The Wilson Cypress Company's tug.
Rust arrived at Conner Sunday from
Palatka with a lighter In tow. The
lighter will be loaded with logs taken
from the river bottom by the big
dredge, which has dropped the "spuds"
near Delk's Bluff.
On Saturday night at 10 o'clock the
Inter-Ocean liner William Howard,
Capt. Allan Gibson, docked. That
handsome steamer had on board a full
cargo for Ocala merchants.
The launch Delia of Leesburg de
parted last week, and the only visitor
In port jus? now is the pretty little
yacht from Titusville, Indian River,
Capt. Stewart. This vessel arrived
Sunday and her party came ashore and
tarried Sunday with relatives in Ocala.
Several parties enjoyed the river trip
to Conner Sunday on the Louie War Warren
ren Warren and Roxie.
Capt. E. L. Mills and his Sharp Sharpshooter
shooter Sharpshooter may be found at the same old
stand and doing business whether it
rains or not. The shallow draught
Sharpshooter goes where a small
launch cannot navigate.
Captain J. E. Durst with his tug
still manages somehow to run the Lit Little
tle Little Oklawaha to and from his mill at
Mr. J. L. Leitner has recently erect erected
ed erected a sawmill at Sharp's Ferry. With
two crosstle camps and three new saw sawmills
mills sawmills in addition, this part of the Con Conner
ner Conner valley looks good to me.
A real crooked and pretty little
stream runs out of the historic Orange
Springs and empties into the Okla Oklawaha
waha Oklawaha river. Orange run in length may
tally three knots. Seems as if the run
could be dredged deeper so that ves vessels
sels vessels of light tonnage might enter and
tap the Orange Springs resort and the
Ocala Northern there.
Stroud Creek, a shallow stream lead leading
ing leading out of the Oklawaha at Trust Us
Oh God whirlpool, juts out into the
Burbank settlement. It only runs a
mile. One mile from this creek a spur
of the Ocala Northern taps the coun country
try country lowlands. I shall predict that Bur Bur-bankers
bankers Bur-bankers some day will man shovels
and spades and dig out this creek, and
thus bring navigation up to the Ocala
Northern's tracks at this point.
By tourist season Silver Springs is
assured by special authority of street
car traffic with Ocala. A. A. G.
FULL SAMPLES HB STYLE
Call and look them over and
give your order now for a
handsome fall tailor made
suit of clothes
I (EATINGS CAFE
Charles Rodoff, Proprietor.
Rest Quick I.umu Eentins House
in the City
Apalachicola and Cedar
Oysters in All Mjle
Everything that is good
to eat, properly served
Right Now, when you
want it. All Delicacies
of the Season.
are accustomed vaguely to denomi denominate
nate denominate the subconscious mind, directs
cur actions to an end predestined.
Surprised, he hesitated; and for
that was rewarded by having his heels
trodden by the passenger behind. This
decided him, absurdly enough, and he
went on and out, solacing himself
with a muttered something, hardly
definite, about a stroll benefiting him.
So, transferring to a local train, he
alighted at Twenty-third Street.
cHrabed the stairs and proceeded
briskly west, buffeted by a rowdy
Striking diagonally across Madison
Square Park, past the drearily jetting
fountain and between arrays of empty
benches scarcely beggarly (since that
class had deserted them for warmer
lounging places) he turned northward
on Fifth Avenue, threading the early
I evening throngs with a spring of im-
patience in his stride to distance cas
ual competition; and received upon a
mind still Impressionable, for all that
it had ample food for meditation and
nursed a private grievance, a variety
cf pleasurable suggestions.
Dusk, the early violet dusk of late
November, brooded over the city,
blurring Its harsh contours,, subduing
its too blatant youth, lending an Il Illusion
lusion Illusion resembling the dim enchant enchantment
ment enchantment of antiquity.
Near Twenty-ninth Street he check checked
ed checked sharply and stood briefly debating
something suggested by sight of a
shop window well known to him:
"It might save time: one may as
well be sure
Turning, he descended a pair of
stone steps and crossed a flagged
; area to a door set at one side of a
window dressed with a confusion of
odd, enticing things : a display that
tempted the eye with the colors of the
rainbow fainting under weight of
i years and dust. A bell tinkled over
head as he opened and shut the door,
letting himself Into a deep and nar narrow
row narrow room crowded with a heterogen
eous assemblage of objects that glam glam-mered
mered glam-mered with weird splendor In a semi semi-gloom
gloom semi-gloom made visible by half a dozen
electric bulbs generously spaced. Jh
the rear, beyond a partitioning screen,
shone a warmer light.
For the moment he saw no one. Ad Advancing
vancing Advancing a few paces he halted, wait waiting.
ing. waiting. From behind the screen, at the back
of the shop, the proprietor appeared,
soft stepping,t6miling to greet a good
customer of discerning taste. ( The lat latter
ter latter went to meet him with a pleasant
air of liking.
"Good evening, Mr. Miller"
'Good evening, Mr. Coast. Some Something
thing Something I can show you this evening?"
"The telephone, If you please."
Coast laughed a little and vraa an answered
swered answered cheerfully.
"Certainly. This way."
He was conducted behind the
screen, where, beneath a strong light,
an assistant at a jeweler's bench sat
laboriously occupied with some task
of delicat artifice. He looked up as
Coast entered; with a greeting cordi cordially
ally cordially returned. Coast went directly to
the telephone, a wall Instrument, un unhooked
hooked unhooked the receiver and detailed a
number to Central. The proprietor
disappeared Into an adjoining room.
An instant later Coast spoke again.
"That you, Soames? . This
Is Mr. Coast. la Miss Katherlne at
home? i . Then will you find
out, please. Ask her if she has time
to see me for a few moments before
dinner. . Very well."
. There was a lengthening pause, dur during
ing during which the antique dealer silently
returned, his genial eye alternating
between Coast and a crystal decanter
he had fetched.
"Yes, Central, waiting." Coast put
his hand over the transmitter and
wagged a reproving head, "doing to
try to poison me, Miller?"
"Just a drop of old brandy, Mr.
Coast very old, from my home in
Coast nodded, recalled to the tele-
i phone. "Hello, Soames. . Very
fast colors. Sc values at
Best grade checked homespun
assorted colors, 9c values at
3S-inch Mohair, assorted
colors, 75c values at ...
3t-inch fancy mohairs, as assorted
sorted assorted stripes, 65c values
30-inch tweed, suitable for
men's pants, 50c values at
Persian silks, suitable for
waisis, $1 values at ....
Satin Striped Poplins, the
latest, 39c values at . .-
French Roman Stripe Madras
25c values at
Persian Figured Challies, Tf
suitable for kimonas at f 2C
Heavy Unbleached Drill, 10c
:j 6-inch brown dress linens,
30c values at
30-inch percales, light and
dark colors, 12c values at
Chambrays, all assorted fast
colors, 10c values at ......
Amoskeag apron ginghams, assorted
checks, 10 values
Galatea, the best cloth for 1
suitings, 15c values at
ffonnrklf? in : all IiujIas
10c and 12c values at.."..
The best dress ginghams made
in America. 12c values at
3G-inch brown dress linen
linen weft) 25c Values
at..... ... .. ..
Unbleached sheetings, full
width. 7c values at
fancy dress ginghams, also apron
checks. 6c values 4$2C
Bleached sheeting, 7-S yard
wide, 8c values at
Good grade dress cheviots, 12c
values at . ... .........
Covert cloths, assorted fast
colors, 15c values at A .
Yard wide unbleached cheese
cloth, 5c values at . .
42-inch satin striped .worsteds, all
wool, $1.50 values
32-inch worsteds, assorted
colors, 35c values at'....
34-inch diagnol striped
serges, 75c values at . .
50-inch mohairs assorted
colors, 60c values at ...
52-inch broadcloths, assort- P71
ed colors, $1.50 values at rC
Dotted suesine silk, worth
35c, assorted colors, at .
Fancy summer silks, foulard O 1
patterns, worth 75c, at. iSSC
Heavy silk finished corded
Repp, 50c values at .
Mercerized Foulards assort assorted
ed assorted patterns, 25c values at
Elektra Cloth, suitable for
children's dresses at . . .
Fine White Dress Goods, 25c
Dress Linen, assorted colors,
20c values at ........
Fancy Stripe Linen, nice for
suits, 25c values for.
Yard-wide Unbleached Sheet-?
ing, 8c values at ..
39-inch Unbleached Sea Island
Cotton, 8 c values, at
42-inch Bleached Pillow
Casing, 13c values at
Light Color -Calicoes, 6c val values
ues values at . . . . .. .... .
Black and Blue Duck, 10c
values at . ..... .....
Colored Dress Lawns, 5c values
4-4 Bleached Sheeting, no
starch, 10c values at . .
a 0-inch White Linen, heavy,
$1.25 values at 1 . .
Yard-wide Black Taffeta
Silk, $1 values for" ....
Yard-wide Black Taffeta
Silk. $1.25 values for
Yard-wide Bleached Sheeting.
9c values at .... . . .
THE SALE IS NOW GOING ON. COME TO-DAY.
MORROW. IN FACT IT WILL PAY YOU TO COME
COLIE TO TO-EVERY
EVERY TO-EVERY DAY.
J. M. MEFFERT, President.
J. K. CHRISTIAN, Vice President
W. D. CARN, Sec'y and Manager.
J. II. TAYTiOIt, Treasurer.
OCALA FERTILIZER COMPANY
We Manufacture a Superior Fertil Fertilizer
izer Fertilizer for.
BEANS CORN CANE
POTATOES . TURNIPS
..LAWNS, SHRUBBERY, ETC.
ORANGE TREES GRAPE VINES
WE SELL ALL
AT LOWEST PRICES
TEDDY IXVITED TO TALK
To Em-Slaven of Georgia at the X
State Fair la Maeen
Next Moat a
Savannah, Oct. 10. R. R Wright,
president of the Georgia Negroes State
Fair, has sent "Colonel Roosevelt an
invitation to address Georgia's ex ex-slaves
slaves ex-slaves at Macon on November 17. There
are 600 ex-slaves living in Georgia.
THE "FOUXTAIX OF YOUTIT
is the soda fountain m our drug store.
All the youth of both sexes patronize It.
but that does not keep the old folks
from enjoying It, too. Our soda Is pure
and refreshing, and flavored with all
thD popular syrups, tou will finddt ex exhilarating,
hilarating, exhilarating, satisrying, cooling. "Try It
once then you will recommend It your yourself.
self. yourself. Only Five Cents.
THE COURT PHARMACY
a m m m pak m m m m a m m a t I V a
UU ft A AY 1 U U L I well. Tell her I called, please
UIIUnUKini ULI!I1!,U IIUILL no'
Broadway, corner Third St.
IN THE HEART OF NEW YORK
Only Medium Priced Hotel Left in
no message, thank you. Goodby."
As he hung up the receiver, a warn warning
ing warning tintinnabulation sounded at the
front door. Miller, busy with glasses,
looked to his assistant. "See who that
is. Charley," he said. The assistant
U11 escort cl
Special Rates for Summer
Our Table is the Foundation of Our
American Plan, $2.30 Upwards
European Plan, SI. 00 Upwards
Send for Large Colored Map of New
DAN C. WEBB, Proprietor
slipped from his seat, switched on
more light In the front of the shop.
Special Attention Given to Ladies vanished round the screen.
As he did so. Coast heard the rum rumble
ble rumble of a man's voice, followed by a
woman's ringing laugh, a thought too
Miller was offering him a glass. He
bowed, took it and held it to his lips
fcr a moment without tasting, Inhaling-
the mellow bouquet of the liquor.
"That is good," he said, and sipped
"The very best, Mr. Coast There's
little like it out of France."
"I'm glad I thought of imposing on
your good nature."
Why, so am I. My friends are al-
The Only New York Hotel Featurinj; 1 ways welcome.
Moderate Prices. Excellent
"And yours. Mr. MilUr."
(Continued on Fourth Page.)
NOT OF HEART
Real Facts In Regard To F. R.
Huffman's Illness. Relief Ob Obtained
tained Obtained By Curing His
Waynesville.N. C Mr. F. R. Huffman,
of this city, says : "1 suffered dreadfully
with what I thought was heart trouble,
and tried various medicines in viin.
After other remedies had failed, Thed Thed-ford's
ford's Thed-ford's Black-Draught restored me to
health. I would not feel safe without
Black-Draught in the house. I consider
it worth its weight in gold.
It cured my indigestion, and by this
means I was restored to health. I can
not express my gratitude for its benefits."
Gcfod health depends on the condition
of your digestion. Poor digestion and
good health do not go together.
Thedford's Black-Draught will
thoroughly cleanse and set in order your
It has done this for others, during the
past 70 years, and is today the most
popular vegetable liver remedy on the
market Try it.
Insist on Thedford's. Price 25c
FOLEY'S KIDNEY REMEDY
VS. A HOPELESS CASE
Hon. Ark. J. E. Freeman says: "I had
a severe case of kidney trouble and
could not work and my case, seemed
hopeless. One large bottle of Foley's
Kidney Remedy cured me and I have
never been bothered since.; I always
recommend it." For sale at the Court
WILLIAM E. CLnTIS
Washington, Oct 10. Noted men
paid final tribute to William E. Curtis,
the writer, who died "In Philadelphia
Thursday, at simple funeral services
held in his home here Sunday,' after
which the body was borne to a grave
in Rock Creek cemetery.
XEVER OUT OF WORK
The busiest tittle things ever made
are Dr. King New Life Pills. Every
pill Is a sugar-coated globule of health
that changes weakness into strength,
languor into energy, brain-fag into
mental power; ruring constipation,
headache, chilis, dyspepsia, malaria.
Only 25c at Tydings & Co.
EDISOX ARRIVED FROM EUROPE
New York, Oct. 9. Thomas A. Edi Edison
son Edison returned to New York yesterday
on the steamer Amerika after a two
months tour in Europe, The inventor's
wife, son Theodore and daughter, Mad Madeline,
eline, Madeline, were in the' party. They toured
Germany, France and Switzerland by
XOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX
Deed Lader Seetloa S af Chapter
4SS-S Lawn ef Florida.
Notice is hereby given that M. E.
Sanders, purchaser of tax certificate
Nos. 286. dated the ?th day of
.lane. A D. 1S09. has filed said cer certificates
tificates certificates in my office and has made ap application
plication application for tax deed to issue in ac accordance
cordance accordance with law. Said certificates
embrace the following described prop-
ert5 situated in Marion county, lor lor-ida,
ida, lor-ida, to-wit: S of sell ex 1 a to r r
sec 2," tp 13 s. r 1& e. also s1 of sw
of nwU of nwU sec 17, tp 15 s, r 20 e.
The said land being assessed at the
date of the issuance of such certificate
in the name of Charles Ford. Lizzie
Washington. Unless said certificates
shall be redeemed, according to law,
tax deed will issue thereon on the 14th
dav of November. A." D. 1911.
Witness my official signature and
seal this the 9th day of October, A. D.
1911. S. T. Sistrunk,
Clerk Circuit Court Marion Co. Fla.
REGRETS ARE USELESS
After you are burned -""out. The wlsa
men prepare for the emergency of Fire
by having a Poliey to cover the. possi possible
ble possible loss of property through the rav
ages of the devouring element Never
mind future regrets. Have some pres present
ent present wisdom. Utile trifles often: cause
a fire, but the resultant loss is no trifle.'
It costs so little to be well and fully
insured that the poor have no excuse
for not having a policy. -See us about
it V'.v----v.. -
SAVARESE ANT BELL
Life, Fire and Accident Insurance.
CARPENTER AND BUILDER
Careful Estimates Made on All Contract-Work.
Gives more and better
work for the money than any other
contractor in the city.
Foloy Clidnoy Pillo
TONIC IN ACTION QUICK IN RCSULTO
Give prompt relief from BACKACHXS
KIDNEY and BLADDER TROUBL&,
rheumatism; CONGESTION of tta
KIDNEYS, INFLAMMATION of thtv
BLADDER and all annoying URIMAJtV
IRREGULARITIES. A positive boon to'
MIDDLE AGED and ELDERLY
PEOPLE and for WOMEN.
HAVE HIGHEST RECOMMENDATIOn
8. A. Davis, 627 Washington St, Conaersvtllei
tad- is in hit Uth rear. Ha writes as: I aava
ttalv coffered much from my kidoe s aad blad bladder
der bladder I had aerera backaches and mvkidaay actios)
was too freqneot, canning me to lose much leea
at uiffbt, aad in my bladder there was coast aa
pain. I took Foley Kidney Pills for soaae tiaaa,
and am now free or all trouble and a rain able ta
be np aad aroaod. Foley Kidney Pills aa9
FOR S ALB BY COURT lHABI2ACT
OCALA EtTENTNG STAR. Tuesday, October id, itii
A DESERVED PROMOTIOX
SEASOX OPENS SATURDAY
A. IFpfioodl of ttlhie
CoinniinnieiPci all Oainilk
asked us whether it would do the bank any good for him to deposit
a small amount only to check It out very soon. We replied that
If all our depositors would each leave an average balance of $50
with us for thirty days the interest at 4 per cent would amount to
1400 for the time.
But we told him he ought to have a bank account with us for
the good it would do him, as it would help him to save his money;
it would help him to keep tab on his expenditures; it would help
him to buiM up a standing; with the bank, all of which tended to
make him a bigger man and better citizen. lie said then take my
money, and give me a check book. This man has the good opinion
' of the - ""
I now have on display Two Beau Beautiful
tiful Beautiful Willow Plumes, which I offer at
the following prices:
27 Inches Long, 24 Inches Wide, $15.00
24 Inches Long, 24 Inches Wide, $12.50
I can get you any length, width, style or color of
Plume at Attractive Prices. Call and examine the
ones now on display. .
MISS MARY AFFLECK
Commercial Bank Block
HOTEL FOR SALE
The Colonial Hotel, located on Mag Magnolia
nolia Magnolia street -paved with vitrified brick,
centrally located between the Seaboard
Air Line and Atlantic Coast Line
stations and within one block of
the government building and postof postof-flce.
flce. postof-flce. This hotel has recently been
thoroughly remodeled and modernized
in every particular. Price, $16,000,
$6,000 down and balance $5,000 in one
and $5,000 in two years at 8 per cent.
Interest. If you mean business, come
to see me or write for particulars and
photographs. It will not be long on
the market. I have tha sole agency
for the sale of the Colonial.
H A. KRAMER
Montezuma II lock, Oeals, Fin.
Leal rains tonight or Wednesday,
light to moderate northeast to east
BEST QUALITY OF FRESH HAY
For sale, any quantity of new mown
hay; beggar weed mixed with crab
grass and Mexican clover. Apply to
F. W. Ditto.
There are Two Kinds or c;hin Tonic
PLANK'S AND OTHERS
THE OLD RELIABLE PLANK'S
CHILL TONIC IS GUARANTEED
TO DRIVE OUT MALARIA, TO
CURE CHILLS, FEVER, COLDS
AND GRIP. YOUR MONEY BACK
IF IT DOES NOT. TWENTY-FIVE
AND FIFTY CENTS PER BOTTLE.
ASK YOUR DRUGGIST.
OCA I A SCHOOL OF MUSIC
The Ocala School of Music will open
its doors for the fourth annual ses session,
sion, session, October 2, 1311. It offers its pa patrons
trons patrons first-class instruction in violin,
piano and science. Any one wanting
places who haven't already applied for
time, should see Miss Mary Connor,
the director, at her studio, corner of
Magnolia street, and Fort King ave avenue,
nue, avenue, after September 27 th. Office
hours 10 to 12 a. m.
and yet sleepless,
Siram Seanton, of
Clay City, 111., coughed and coughed
lie was in the mountains on the advice
of five doctors, who said he had con
sumption, but found no help in the
climate, and started home. Hearing of
Dr. King's New Discovery, he began
to use it. "I believe it saved my life,"
he writes, "for it made a new man of
me, so that I can now do good work
again." For all lung diseases, coughs,
colds, lagrippe, asthma, croup, whoop whooping
ing whooping cough, hay fever, hemorrhages,
hoarseness or quinsy, its the best
known remedy. Price 50c and ?1. Trial
bottle free. Guaranteed by Tydings
UUIILII U UU U 111 111
Elks meet this evening.
Odd Fellows meet tonight.
Rebekahs meet tomorrow evening.
F. U. of A. meets Thursday night:
Woodmen meet Friday evening.
raised rye at Ocala Seed
Mr. C. V. Fox came up in his auto
from Crystal River last night.
For indigestion or sour stomach use
Dlgestit at the Court Pharmacy.
Mr. C. II. Winston
Juliette this morning.
went out to
Buttermilk, fresh every day at the
Mr. George Williams has returned
from his visit to White Springs.
Drink PLEZOL, the new drink.
It is healthful and invigorating.
Mr. and Mrs. Jas. II. Badger of Old-
town were In town today, shopping.
Buttermilk, fresh every day at the
Mr. II. A. Kramer has returned from
his visit to St. Petersburg and Tampa.
Mr. Charles E. Simmons has been
promote! to the position or general
manager of the Ocala Iron Works.
Mr. Simmons came to Ocala some
five years ago from Hollidaysburg,
Pa., and was made foreman of the pat pattern
tern pattern shop of the Ocala Iron Works.
After three months he was given the
general formanship over the foundry
department in connection with, that of
the pattern shop. In the latter capac capacity
ity capacity he has worked with this concern
up until six months ago, when he was
promoted to the position of shop sup superintendent
erintendent superintendent over the entire plant. Un Under
der Under his able management the mechan mechanical
ical mechanical end of the works has fared most
admirably ever since he took charge,
and this led to his promotion to the
position of general manager.
Mr. Simmons is a conscientious
worker and never overlooks an oppor opportunity
tunity opportunity to better the conditions of ev everything
erything everything connected with his employers
and the workmen under him. It is a
safe prediction that the owners of the
plant have made no mistake in select selecting
ing selecting him as their general manager. He
is receiving the congratulations of his
friend upon his promotion and they
all join in wishing that he "make
good" in his new role. Banner.
AIR DOME IS FIXE
THESE AUTUMN EVEXIXGS
Mrs. F. A. Moulton is quite sick at
hr home in the second ward.
The Ocala News Company is making
a nit with Its picture frames.
Mr. R. L. Turner and Master R. L.
Turner, Jr., were in the city from In
If you want to find a good boarding
house at reasonable rate3, call up the
Mrs. F. T. Schreiber and daughter,
Miss Dorothy, have returned from their
visit to Atlantic Beach.
You don't obtain the full beauty of a
picture unless it Is framed. Take it
to the Ocala News Co.
Mr. L. M. Murray went 'out this
morning for a trip around by New Newberry
berry Newberry and Gainesville.
You can get anything from a post
card to an 18x22 photograph at Mills'
Mr. J. R. Moorhead takes a little pic picnic
nic picnic trip to Hernando every day. He is
doing some surveying down there.
Your kodak work can De finished In
two to three days if you leave it at
Wm. II. Austin and M. L. Aaronson
of New York were at the Ocala House
This is becoming the most pleasant
season of the year, a.nd the best place
to appreciate the fine evenings is at
the Air Dome, where your eyes and
ears will be refreshed with pictures
and music while your physical being
enjoys the salubrious open air.
So thought a very large number of
people who enjoyed the Air Dome en entertainment
tertainment entertainment last night so well that
most of them will return this evening
to see the following fine program:
"The Juggler's Vengeance," showing
the life a circus man has a lead.
"Fishguard Harbor, Wales," the new
English port of entry for the Ameri American
can American steamships, a beautiful and in instructive
structive instructive picture.
"The New Dress," a pretty little
drama by the Biograph Co.
"Discharging the Cook," and Dear,
Kind Hubby," two comics that are
right up to now.
With the First Football Game Betweea
Oeala Hlsa Seaool aid Ualvemlty
of Florida SeraHt
Arrangements were completed this
morning for the first football game of
the season for the Ocala High School
team. The game will be with the
scrubs from the University of Florida
and will be played in Gainesville next
Saturday. The boys have been putting
in some good hard practice for the
last week and they expect to win
from the scrubs.
, The game will not start until after
the train from Ocala arrives at Gaines Gainesville
ville Gainesville so there ought to be a large
crowd to go up with the boys. There
is nothing so helpful as a side-line full
of rooters from their home town yell yelling
ing yelling for them and doing all they can
to help them. The boys will leave on
the early morning train and they ex expect
pect expect to take a lot of their friends with
The next game will also be out of
town when the boys play the Duval
High School in Jacksonville on the
CENTRAL. AFRICAN SCENES
, The Temple had good crowds last
night and the reels ran till after 10
o'clock. The principal attraction was
the African subject, showing the
places visited by Mr. Roosevelt on his
famous trip but all the other subjects
were excellent and gave the people a
big return for their money.
The program elsewhere will show
you what a good entertainment there
will be this evening. All the subjects
are dramatic pieces, and two or them
are of historical interest.
Tomorrow is matinee day with Jeff
and Mutt and their ,, usual fine sup supporters.
porters. supporters. Go yourself and send the
A WEEK OF PRAYER
Each afternoon at 4 o'clock this
week the ladies of the Woman's Home
and Foreign Mission Societies of the
Methodist church are holding prayer
services. They cordially invite all the
women of the church to meet with
them. The meetings are largely at attended
tended attended and of profound and stirring
interest to all concerned.
AUTO FOR SALE
A Maxwell runabout in good run running
ning running condition and a bargain for cash.
If interested address A. B. care Star,
Ocala, Fla. ;
DR. J. YV. MOOD'S TELEPHONES
" Residence, 295
JAMES C. DAIILMAX,
cownqy mayor of omaiia,
"THROWS THE LARIAT"
Mayor Jas. C. Dahlman -started his
career as a cowboy, and is at present
mayor of Omaha, and has the follow following
ing following record: Sheriff of Dawes county,
Neb., three terms; mayorof Chadron,
eight years; mayor of Omaha six
years, and in 1910 candidateor gov governor
ernor governor of Nebraska. Writing to Foley
& Co., Chicago, he says: "I have tak taken
en taken Foley Kidney Pills and they have
given me a great deal of relief so I
cheerfully recommend them." Yours
truly, (signed) James C. Dahlman. For
sale at the Court Pharmacy.
Ocala, Fla., September 12, 1911.
To the Stockholders of the Roess Lum Lumber
ber Lumber Company:
Notice is hereby given that a meet meeting
ing meeting of the stockholders of the Roess
Lumber Company will be held at the
offices of the company at Ocala, Flor Florida,
ida, Florida, an the 12th day of October, 1911,
at 10 o'clock a. m. The object of hold holding
ing holding said meeting Is for the purpose of
increasing the capital stock of said
company from $50,000 to $100,000. And
notice is given that if two-thirds of
the stockholders of said corporation
shall vote to increase the said capital
stock, that the capital stock of said
company will be thereby increased to
By order of the president.
R. C. Muncaster, Secretary.
N. II. Boswell and C. E. Hood of
Dunnellon were- at the Ocala House
BACKACHE IS A WARNING
We pride ourselves on giving our
trade a steadily maintained service of
best products at lowest market
"Why not give us today's order so we
can show you the high-class qualities
we specialize on?
V. 1'. EUWAlU G
Phone 108 New City Market.
We can supply you with pure Ice for
all, purposes, whether your require
ments are for home use or for a car
load. Place your orders with us.
OCAIiA ICE & PACKING' CO.,
OATS FOR SALK 2000 bushels of
seed oats. Apply to J. C. Howell, Anthony.
J. C. Macks, W. E. Shade and Charles
Fisher of Philadelphia were at the
Ocala House last night.
Don't meet your friend with a frown.
Use Digestit. and meet, him with a
smile. The Court Pharmacy.
Mr. and Mrs. John McCorkle have
one to Indian Springs, Ga., for a few
You can get your pictures framed at
the Ocala News Company and get t,hem
Oeala People Should Not Neglect Their
Backache is Nature's most frequent
signal of sick or weakened kidneys.
To cure the pains and aches, to remove
the lameness, you must reach the
causethe kidneys. If you have pain
thru the small or your back, urinary
disorders, headaches, dizzy spells, or
are nervous and depressed, start treat
ing the kidneys with a tested kidney
remedy. The slightest symptom of
kidney trouble may be nature's warn
ing or approaching dropsy, gravel or
fatal Bright's disease. Doan's Kidney
Pills should be used at the first sign
of disorder. Doan's Kidney Pills are
especially for sick kidneys have been
curing kidney trouble for over -75
years. Read Ocala testimony:
John II. Brooks, North Orange St.,
Ocala, Fla., says: "I feel justified in
recommending Doan's Kidney Pills. I
have used them for kidney complaint
and lame and weak baqk, and I have
found great relief. I consider this rem
edy an excellent one, and do not hes hesitate
itate hesitate to give it my endorsement."
For sale by all dealers. Price, fifty
cents. Foster-Milburn Co., Buffalo, N.
Y., sole agents for the United States.
Remember the name Doan's and
take no other. 7
Messrs. S. J. McCully and H. J. Mc Mc-Cully
Cully Mc-Cully of Berlin were at the Monte
FOR SALE CHEAP A good type typewriter
writer typewriter desk, almost new and very lit little
tle little used. Apply to this office.
Miss Myrtle Whitfield went up to
Gainesville today, to visit her friends
in that city.
who have pictures are taking
to the Ocala News Co., to have
FOR RENT Seven room cottage;
electric lights and bath; near primary
school. Also furnished rooms. Apply
to Mrs. Fuller, 95 South Third. 10-6t
Mr. C. Townsend, the big and
happy turpentine operator at Salt
Springs, was a guest of the Monte
zuma last night.
S r :
; "f J a- r
A boy and girl romance culminated
at the home of Mr. W. E. Whitworth,
near town today.
Mr. Carlos Frazier, a worthy young
farmer from near Cleveland, Tenn., ar arrived
rived arrived the other day to claim for his
bride Miss- Cecile. the pretty daughter
of Mr. Whitworth, who was his sweet sweetheart
heart sweetheart among the Tennessee valleys
before her father moved to Florida.
Rev. W. H. Coleman officiated and
the ring service was used. There
were present beside the relatives and
Mrs. Coleman, only Mr. and Mrs. Stir Stirling
ling Stirling Hooper and a very few other
After the ceremony, an excellent
wedding breakfast was served, and
then the young people were whirled to
town in Arthur Cobb's auto, to take
the Coast Line train for their home in
Tennessee. The reporter saw them at
the station. They are a good looking
and very happy young couple, and the
Star gladly added them to the list of
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NA1TIONAL R ANKS ARE CHARTERED BY THE UNITED STATES
GOVERNMENT AND THEIR AFFAIRS ARE CLOSELY LOOKED AFT AFTER,
ER, AFTER, NOT ONLY BY THE OFFICERS OF THE RANKS, BUT BY THE
GOVERNMENT AS WELL. FREQUENT EXAMINATIONS STRINGENT
REGULATIONS AND WISE PRECAUTIONS MORE: THAN DOUBLY
SAFEGUARD YOUR FUNDS. THIS IS A NATIONAL BANK AND IS
CONDUCTED IN A WAY THAT MERITS YOUR CONFIDENCE. THE
GOVERN MENT KEEPS AN ACCOUNT HERE. LET OUR BANK BE
UNDER CONTROL OF UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT
The Ocala Pawn Shop has some
Springfield rifles, the regulation black black-powder
powder black-powder guns, that were the best army
rifles in, the world until smokeless
powder was invented. These guns are
as good as new and the Ocala Pawn
Shop is selling them at a ridiculously
low price. Better go around and get
one before they are gone. 'A splendid
gun for big game, mad dogs and
The Star is glad to bear that Mrs.
T. C. Hall is somewhat better today.
The Temple Theater
EVERY EVENING GIVES TOE
BEST PICTURE SHOW EVER SEEN IN OCALA
Matinee every Wednesday and Saturday
Comfortable Seats and Electric Fans
Change of Program Every Night
PROGRAM FOR THIS EVENING
IN THE DAYS OF C JtO MWE L.L.
THE SQUATTER'S DAUGHTER
THE ROTALIST'S WIFE
UNTIL DEATH DO US PART
Prices Ten and Five Cents
Mr. D. S. Bryan, the popular travel traveling
ing traveling man, who has been working this
territory for Armour, will quit the
I road and go in business for himself at
Iive Oak. His place will be taken by
Mr. F. W. Cook, who has been travel traveling
ing traveling in West Florida. Mr. Bryan has
made many friends in Ocala. and they
will be sorry to lose him.
FREE! MUSIC LESSONS!
Mr. R. M. Perry, the A. C. L. section
master, has improved the Orange av
enue railroad crossing. Mr. Perry did
not have the, material to give the cros crossing
sing crossing ail the attention it needed, but
has bettered It considerably.
In order to advertise our World's
Best Pianos and convince you how
easy it is for you to buy a piano on
our low Installment plan, to the first
10 purchasers who answer this adver advertisement
tisement advertisement and buy a piano from us we
will give each of them a six-month's
course of piano lessons free. You can
select any teacher you wish in Ocala,
and we will pay the bill. We do not
charge interest; other houses do. Select
your piano from any of our celebrated
makes Mason & Hamlin, Conover,
Cable, Kingsbury, Wellington.
Only 10 purchasers can secure the
free lessons under this special offer,
so write quickly.
Mr. I. W. Ogle continues to do good
work in the evangelistic field. He
preaches twice a month at Cornell and
i twice at Webster, and Is much esteem esteemed
ed esteemed at both places.
Buttermilk, fresh every day at the
Mrs. Violet Powers will give a mov
ing picture party tomorrow night In
honor of her guest. Miss Julia Bevill
of Jacksonville. Miss Bevill Is a
grand niece of Mrs Haisley.
Mrs. Julia Haisley has returned
Our prices are the from her summer visit to the north.
ipd S HrJ ilpil
IX)RETTO (Near Mandarin) FliORIDA. )
Boarding school for boys, conducted by the Sisters of. SL Joseph.
TtnvQ from ijrhr. to fourteen vears received, and carefully trained on
nhvsicnl intellectual, moral and social lines. Healthy" location. Mag
nificent swimming pool. Complete equipment in schoolrooms, dormi
tories, dining hall and recreation rooms. 5
APPLY FOR PROSPECTUS TO THE SISTER SUPERIOR.
ST. JOSEPH'S ACADEMY, LORETTO, FLORIDA.
lowest, our terms are the easiest, our
pianos are the best, and we do not
charge interest. Information cheer cheerfully
fully cheerfully given. Appliction must be by
letter. J. FRED DEBERRY, Mgr.,
and will make her home for the win
ter with Mrs. Perdue.
Miss Alice Campbell went down to i
Lake Weir today, to pass a few days
Cable Piano Co., Ocala. at the pleasant home of Mr. and Mrs.
R. L. Martin.
When you are happy drink PLEZOL.
When you are dry drink PL.EZOL.
When you look for prosperity drink
When in jacKsonville stop with Mrs.
E. L. Maloney, at the Oirard, No. 11
East Duval, just off Main. Best 75c
room in the city.
The Montezuma Hotel has put in an
automatic stamp selling machine,
which will be a great convenience to
FOLEY KIDNEY PILLS
supply just the ingredients needed to
build up, strengthen and restore the
natural action of the kidneys and
bladder. Specially prepared for back backache,
ache, backache, headache, nervousness, rheuma rheumatism
tism rheumatism and all kidney, bladder and uri urinary
nary urinary irregularities. For sale at the
Don't send your pictures out or town
to have, them enlarged. Take them to
Mills studio. We can make them in
crayon, sepia or pastel, and our prices
LOST A brindle bull dog with
cropped ears and long tail; weighs 45
pounds; white spot in forehead. Twen Twenty
ty Twenty dollars reward for his return to J.
C. Knight. 10-5-6t
You are not experimenting on your yourself
self yourself when you take Chamberlain's
Cough Remedy for a cold as that prep preparation
aration preparation has won its great reputation
and extensive sale by its remarkable
cures of colds, and can always be de
pended upon. It is equally valuable
for adults and children and may be
given to young children with implicit
confidence as it contains no harmful
drug. Sold by all dealers.
Pictures framed ot the Ocala News
Company while you wait, and you
don't have to wait a week or a month.
Miss Marguerite Porter announces
that she will not open her studio un until
til until January 1st. Until that time she
will remain in New York where she
is doing post graduate work under one
of the finest teachers in the city.
Mr. J. W. Aikin went down to
Heather Island today, to look after
the big plumbing contract his firm has
INCUR ATOR FOR SALE
One 144-egg Cypher's incubator
complete; brand new; cost $22, first
$15 takes it. Apply Q. E. Peacock,
After exposure, and when you reel
a cold coming on, tase ivoiey s noney
and Tar Compound. It checks and re
lieves. Use no substitute. The gen genuine
uine genuine in a yellow package always. Sold
by the Court Pharmacy.
THIS SEAL STANDS FOR
quality, and is stamped on every thing
you buy here. Always on hand a full
line of Buggies, Carriages. Wagons.
Automobiles, Harness and JLeather
Goods and all kinds of tip-to-date
Farming Machinery. Everything that
wears wheels, made of leather or goe
to make fanning a pleasure. Call on
us when in need we, will eliminate
your troubles, i
KNIGHT & LANG,
OCALA - FLORIDA
FOR SALE S. C. Rhode Island Red
eggs, $1.50 for setting of 15. 30 South
8th street. 10-10-6td
Miss Maude Alexander of Brooks-
ville, who has been in South Carolina
for several weeks, stopped in the city
on her way home today, to visit her
Ocala friends. She. is the guest of Miss
NEW CROP SEEDS
I have just received a fresh lot of
the new crop, garden, flower and heia
seed. Wm. Anderson, uruggisi. ucaid.
Mr. Will F. Marlowe was greeting
his Ocala friends yesterday. Mr. Mar-
Mr. H. S. Chambers has sold the
Harley-Davidson motor cycle on its
way here to Mr. Harry Cole, and has
ordered another to keen in stock.
LOST A gold Masonic Cuff button.
Finder will be rewarded by leaving
same at Dr. E. G. Peek's residence, 91
Oklawaha avenue. 10-5-6t
Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Perry came in
from Oxford this morning. Mrs. Perry
will stay several days with Mrs. A, P.
Gilmore while being treated by a local
FOR SALE A good three burner gas
stove, right new; has been in use only
two weeks. A great bargain. Apply
to Mrs. R. L. Perkins at the Hatchell
Mr.'and Mrs. S. T. Sistrunk and chil children
dren children and Miss Annie Atkinson and
Miss Janet Weathers went out to Mr.
Sistrunk's farm this afternoon and
will return by moonlight.
Lame back is one of the most com
mon fnrm? of muscular rheumatism. A
lowe is now a resident of Orlando and few applications of Chamberlains Lin
has gone on the road for a Cleveland, I iment will give relief. For sale by all
Ohio, house. His Ocala friends are al-I dealers.
ways glad to see him.
Mr n A Carmiehael returned to
FOR RENT House on trort King dav from Hot Springs. Ark., much pieness io iu
avenue with seven rooms and a larsre benefited by his trip. Mrs. carmienaei
Chronic rheumatism contracts the
muscles, distorts the joints anu uu-
dermines the strengtn. -v i" ti im
penetrating- and relieving remedy will
be found in BALLARD K S.nuu
MENT. It restores strengtn ana sup-
limbs. Trice 25c,
0c and $1 per bottle. om y a
O Y A L
attic. House formerly occupied by Mr. land
Will Gary. Apply to Mrs. William An- Hot
Mrs. Culverhouse will remain
Springs for some weeks yet.
Julius Wilson, a colored man
Martin, had a falling out with his wife
yesterday and shot at her but missed
A warrant was sworn out for Julius
by his better half.
Don't trifle with a cold Is good ad
nf v;na fnr nrtiATit men and women. It I T.n?t mars of Florida ana an oin
may be vital in case of a child. There jer states at Ballard s
i3 nothing better than Chamberlain's
Cough Remedy for coughs and cold3 In
chilfirpn. It is safe and sure. For sale
by all druggists.
REST AND HEAITH
TO MOTHER AND CHILD
A good remedy for a bad cough is
BALLARD'S HOREHOUND SYRUP. It Mr. A. P. Stuckey came in from his
heals the lungs and quiets irritation. I Soring Park place today and went up
Price 25c, 50c and
by all druggists.
$1 per bottle. Sold to Gainesville to see after business af
fairs with the Tampa and Jacksonville
Railroad, of which he is vice president.
Don't wear yourself out and worrvlHe says his son, Mr. Oscar W. Stuckey, and is the
vrTVSTnwS SOOTHING SYRUP
has been used for over foIXT YEARs
by MILLIONS of MOTHERS for their
! CHILDREN WHILE TEETHING, with
PERFECT SCCt'KSS. II SWinco ic
CH I LD, SOFT ENS 1 H K.YJ ua.
MVS alT I'Al.N: IJUlifO l.LS
FOR TRADE A gentleman's bicycle
in good condition. Will exchange for
a bicycle for a little girl ten years old.
Write to Mrs. R. Q. Holloman, general
delivery, Ocala. 9-28-tf
the patient by fanning a sick person
all night. Have Walter Tucker put
in one of his electric fans and both
you and the patient will rest.
the gigantic young boxer, Is recover-
ifnr from his recent illness and will
soon be in good condition again.
The best plaster. A piece of flannel
dampened with Chamberlain's Lini
ment and bound on over the affected I that organ; to cleanse it, strengthen it,
Biliousness is due to a
condition of the stomacn.
Iain's Tablets are essential
to Chamber-to act on
best remedy for j-maIv-
RHOEA. It is absolutely narmiess.
sure and asK ror -.irs. mus
Soothing Syrup," and take no other
kind. Twenty-n?e cents a bottle
N- STORE FOR RENT
Hair of fret More dvritalr t 'le
Womliuar block, aext 4o Tbeas-Zaefcery
parts is superior to a plaster and costs tone and invigorate it, to regulate the Fnraltore houe, foe ret. A
only one-tenth as much. For sale by liver and banish biliousness positively Mr. Akin or Mr. Beuett, with Oola
$100 MACHINE FOR 35
Sold fur Cash or Monthly
It is unquestionably the most
practical ijpewi -&
less of price..,
R, Lu 3IARTTN, Jsocil :z7St,
Room 9, 3Ierchan'ts Bllfe
1 Machines Sold In Ocala ta
OCALA EVEXIXG STAR, 'Ti"EDV, October 1ft, 1911
Tirilire aid loose
Wc have in our large stcre, almost every
thing you could wish for to furnish your
home, office, farm, garden or work shop with.
We have a complete line of furniture in med medium
ium medium and high grades, with all of the furnish,
ings that go with the line. Our stock of
hardware is complete and the toots, materials,
and implements are of the best grades. We
carry the largest line of harness, wagons,
carriages, etc, of any house in the city. We
have a good line of office supplies of all kinds.
Complete furniture for the kitchen and dining
room. We carry in stock every item the
builder or contractor needs.
SEE IS BEFORE MAKING YOUR PURCHASES
i m i
the club Tvaen you tailed me.
you? Honie, c cojrs
Tes. Tve been, shopping."
. Curious I should! with hia"
"is tost any reason why Mr. Black
I stock should not?
"There ars reason v why yon
shouldn't let your name coupled
(Continued from Second Pae
THIS IS A SIGNED GUARANTEE OF SAT
ISFACTION BY THE MANUFACTURERS OF
Uo Un Ud UU
White, Wile & Warner, makers of the famous W-W-W Ring, au authorize
thorize authorize the retailer to sell their Rings with an absolute guarantee of
satisfaction. This guarantee includes the STONES STAYING IN (ex (except
cept (except diamonds). If, however, the stones should comeout, the maker re replaces
places replaces them absolutely free of charge. The ring is guaranteed in every
detail. If you wish to buy a ring that will give you entire satisfaction
and much pleasure, we suggest that you buy W-W-W rings. Look for
the mark W-W-W on the inside. W-W-W rings guaranteed solid gold.
WHITE, WILE & WARNER
Makers of Rings "In Which the Stones Do Stay In"
Buffalo, N. Y.
A IE. OIUKMETTT, Agjott
A Large Selection of Rings to Setect From
When in Need of
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Write or Call on
ttf. s. -. YOWCiE
Estimates Furnished on Work in Any Part of the State
WE ISSUE COUPONS ON THE FREE PIANO CONTEST.
ASK FOR THEM. PHONE 26
25 1-2 S. Main St. Ocala, Florida
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mey dranit ceremoniously. Coast
put down an empty glass. "That," Le
declared from the tottora of a con congratulated
gratulated congratulated heart, "was delicious."
"No. Absolutely not. It would In
spire me to try to buy out the shop."
I3 offered his hand. "Good night, and
"Good night, Mr. Cosit." j
On hia way out. Coast had an indif- ;
ferent glance for the customers at a;
show case near the window. The :
woman stood with her back turned,;
chattering volubly to the assistant in j
indifferent French: a small, slight fig-
ure fwith arms uplifted, holding a'
hare been thinking f you just when
the car stopped."
i "I don't agree: it was telepathy."
"Oh, that's overworked, Garrett.
Can't a commonplace coincidence be
t explained any ether way nowadays V
"Perhaps: tut not thi3 time. I've
been thinking about you all day. Some
impulse I don't know what moved
me to walk uptown from Twenty-third
Street and delays insignificant in
themselves brought me to that corner
just in time. That isn't coincidence:
it's He sought the word.
"What do you think?"
"Predestination another name for
She laughed, a gentle laugh that
faded in & sieh. and after a moment
chain of gold and imperial jade to the j of anticipatlve silence, almost appre appre-light.
light. appre-light. Beside her the man loomed ; hensive, felt obliged to ask: "What
solidly, his heavy proportions exag-i were you thinking about me, Gar Gar-ge
ge Gar-ge rated by a fur-lined coat, hi3 atten-! rett?"
tlv pose owning a trace of proprie-j "Much the usual thine-. I'm afraid
tary interest. As Coast drew near he 0h, Garrett!" Her. voice was rue rue-looked
looked rue-looked up and faced about, stripping j fui though she laughed. "Again?"
off a glove. Tm a persistent beggar, you know,
"Why, h'ar'ye, Coast!" j Katherine. ... But otherwise,
Tone and manner proclaimed the j aiso i happened to hear your name
encounter of old friends. Perforce
Coast took his hand, pausing, then j
dropped it, with a grave "Good even- j
lng, Blackstock." His distaste for the
man affected him intensely, but he;
mentioned today . gossip .
. an Idle rumor . ."
He felt her eyes upon him, seriously
sweet and questioning, and frowned
slightly, wishing he had held his ton-
tried to conceal It beneath a forced; gue, though aware that he could not
Danaiity: "t-ariy Christmas snoppmg, j have, caring the way he did
"Not exactly." Blackstock slurred j
explanations. "I've just been trying j
to get you on the telephone." j
Coast's eyebrows underlined his sur-j
prise. "Yes?" j
"Yes. Thought you might care for
a hand at bridge tonight; just a few
of us at my rooms: Van Tuyl, Truax, j
Dundas, yourself and me. We'll cut j
in and out. What d'ye say?" j
Coast's acceptance followed an In-1
stant's consideration. Had the lnvi-j
tation been extended him at any time
before noon of that same day, his re- j
fusal would have been prompt if j
qualified by an Invented engagement J
"Why not tell me? I'm waiting,
"Well. . It was difficult: an
Impertinence; incredible, besides. But
now that he had committed himself,
he stiffened a resolve and plunged. "It
was said that your engagement to this
man Blackstock would be announced
That out bluntly, he caught a long
breath and, divided between fear and
faith, sat watching her.
The seconds of her silence spun for
him an hour of anguish.
Sh turned. "Yes?"
Have you nothing to say?" he
Now, however, after what the day had agked lnVoIuntarily, and at once re-
rumorea 01 tne man, ne was incuneu j etod it
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to grasp an opportunity to study him. i
to see as much of him as possible lit-
tie as he cared to see anything of him. I
"Oh, between nine and ten any
time. You know where I hang out?
We'll count on you." Blackstock
beamed, his eyes shining behind thick
lenses: to snare Garrett Coast was a
signal conquest. An additional trace
of affable effusiveness oiled his al-j
ways slightly overpowering manner, j
Then doubt moderated it, and he had
an irresolute eye for his companion.
She had turned away from the case,
with an assured attitude Imperative,
of an introduction. Coast received an
impression of a very large and elabo-,
rately simple hat beneath which a
great deal of hair, unquestionably no
stranger to henna, framed a face
whose dead white pallor effectively
emphasised a full scarlet curve of
lips and large eyes like pools of vio
let ink, that looked him up and down
quite openly. He bowed to Black-
stock's constrained word of presentation.
"Miss Fancher my friend, Mr.
She nodded, giving him a small
hand whose pressure was a thought
too frank. "I've heard about you,"
she said, nodding emphatically. "Glad
to know you."
"And I've enjoyed your dancing
many times, from the far side of the
footlights," he told her pleasantly.
"Nice of you to say that. I'm with
The Rathskeller Girl now, you know.
Have you seen it?"
"I'm promising myself the pleas pleasure."
ure." pleasure." ""Well, when you come, just let m
"I shant forget," Coast assured her
vaguely. "But now I must run along.
Miss Fancher Blackstock good
He escaped to open air with a sen sensation
sation sensation of relief and perturbation oddly
commingled. Instead of soothing, the
brandy warmed his grievance until it
turned writhing in his bosom and
stung him like an adder. So that was
the man! . He pressed forward
more rapidly, but now in an introspec introspective
tive introspective mood, oblivious of all that so re recently
cently recently had gratified him.
At Fortieth Street he pulled up on
the southern corner, over across from
the dull grey colonnade of the new
Public Library, awaiting a break in
the stream of traffic.
A policeman presently made a way
for him, holding back the press of ve vehicles
hicles vehicles to permit a string of their coun counterparts
terparts counterparts to break through. Coast
stepped down from the curb and in
another minute would have been
across, but stopped in mid-stride to
hear himself named in a voice unfor unforgettable,
gettable, unforgettable, to him inexpressibly sweet.
Startled, he halted beneath the
noses of a pair of handsome horses
champing In taut-reined restraint, and
glanced at random right and left. Then
as again he was called "Garrett! Gar Garrett
rett Garrett Coast!" out of the corner of an
eye he detected the uplifted salutant
two fingers of tne driver of a town town-car
car town-car at halt la the outer line of north northbound
bound northbound traffic. In the window of the
car a white glove fluttered, moth-like.
Beside the door, with a hand on the
latch, he spoke through the lowered
"May I beg a lift, Katherine?"
"Indeed you may. Didn't I call you,
"Good of you. I am fortunate. I've
been wanting to see you
He got in and shut the door at the
moment when, by the grace of the om omnipotent
nipotent omnipotent policeman, motion became
again permissible. The racking motor
quieted Into purring: the car slipped
forward, gaining momentum. Others,
a swarm, swirled round and past like
noisy fireflies. He ignored them all,
blessing hl3 happy chance. Katherine
Tharter In her corner had a smile for
him, dimly to be detected through the
gloom wherein her face glimmered
like some wan flower of the night,
beautiful, fragrant, mysterious.
"Where were you going, Garrett?"
"Oh . He emerged from
reverie with a little start at the sound
of her voice. "No place In particular.
I believe I. had some hazy notion of
"What do you wish me to say?" Her
tone was dull, as if she spoke me mechanically,
chanically, mechanically, with a mind detached.
"Either affirm or deny. You owe me
that, at least."
"Do I?" She seemed surprised.
"I'm a Persistent Beggar, You Know,
"But what," she pursued, rousing,
"does 'this man Blackstock'
"You know I don't like him, Kath Katherine.
erine. Katherine. I can't,"
"But I can and do, Garrett."
There was simplicity in that, almost
confessional. His fears assailed him
"Then it's true? Don't tell me that!"
"What does Mr. Blackstock say?"
"I haven't interviewed him, of
course. I seemed too absurd
The only report he had at command
was pitifully inadequate: "Because I
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She put it crisply. His heart sank,
foreseeing defeat. He veered at a
tangent, evasive. "Yon haven't an answered
swered answered me. Is there any truth In this
"You mean It may be true later?
"It's possible." she affirmed quietly.
"Mr. Blacks lock has asked m to
marry him; he hasn't as yet had my
"Katherine! ... Yon can't real
ly care for him?"
'"I'm trying to be sure, Garrett, be before
fore before I tell him so or yon."
"But but you mustn't! . The
thing's Impossible. . You
"YouTl tell me why?"
Her composure was sobering. He
got himself more in hand: she was
not to be moved by storming, he
knew. Reason, logic, an appeal to her
intelligence: she would require these
of him. Yetwhen put to it he could
not bring himself to tell what he knew
of the man by hearsay. If very cred credibly.
ibly. credibly. Personal defects," lack of breed breeding,
ing, breeding, and the like were all unstable ob objections.
jections. objections. ... In the end the best
he could do, since some sort of an an answer
swer answer was essential, was to frame a
halting, Inconclusive: "He's not the
She misinterpreted his confusion.
"I know what you're thinking: that
he's not a spoke in our particular so social
cial social wheel; an outsider. Must I con condemn
demn condemn him for that? Are there no
right men, Garrett, but yourself and
others of our 'set?' I know he has
his lacks; I fancy you'd call him
crude, if you were candid with me.
But men of his genius, his upbringing
. . Not that I concede any
crudity In him; it's hardly that: he
merely lacks something difficult to
name it; hot cultivation, not sensibili
ty, but, I'd say, friends."
"He has many. . ."
So she cared enough to fight for
him! There was bitterness, surpass
ing the bitterness of aloes, in that dis
"I mean the right kind, yourself, for
Instance; friends to bring him out.
He's quick, adaptable, of a good fami family
ly family If not a.wealthy one."
Coast fell back upon the one men-
tlonable objection of which he had
certain knowledge. "He's got a vil
"Friends would teach him to control
It. And there are excuses for that:
his sight his eyes are In a bad way.
He injured them seriously, somehow,
in his work something about the
spark, I believe."
"Those wireless experiments of
"Yes. He's going to do great things,
"Late In the field."
"He leads It today; they all look to
him. His Inventions, discoveries, im improvements,
provements, improvements, will make wireless as
every-day a thing as the telephone.
. .1 don't mean he couldn't win
without friends: he's strong enough
"Men have little use for him, Kath Katherine."
erine." Katherine." "Women have."
Coast strangled temptation.
"He has magnetism."
"That and strength, ambition, en enthusiasm.
thusiasm. enthusiasm. He's worth being a friend
to. I want you to know him better, to
like him, Garrett."
After a little he managed to Bay:
"I'll try, If you wish."
"I dp wish. Please, Garrett"
','Then I'm to understand you seri seriously
ously seriously contemplate marrying him?"
' Her "Yes!" was absolute.
"Don't you see" he hated himself
for this he's after your money. Kath
"Garrett, that Is unworthy of you."
He said nothing, doggedly taking
what comfort he might from the
knowledge that he was right
Gradually-he comprehended that in
the course of their conversation the
car had left Fifth Avenue at the Plaza
and was crossing Central Park at the
Seventy-second Street entrance.
"We're near the gate," he said
abruptly. "If youH drop me there,
"Certainly. Tell Patrick."
Coast groped for the speaking tube
and communicated with the driver.
When he sat back he was conscious
of the woman's softening regard.
"You're not angry, Katherine?"
"No, Garrett; but I'm very, very sor sor-ry.
ry. sor-ry. "If I've seemed presumptuous
"To me, Garrett? Can you remem remember
ber remember the time when we were not
"No. ... I want you to under understand
stand understand that It wasn't altogether be because
cause because I want you myself need you,
because I love you as you know
have loved you for years. ... It
was jealousy of your happiness. I
said nothing that I didn't believe."
"I know. But you were are mis mistaken.
taken. mistaken. You'll come to understand."
"I don't want you to make a mis mistake.
take. mistake. WTalt, Katherine, wait a little
before deciding. I'm sure of your
heart: it won't misguide you."
"I believe not I know my heart
"You know mine," he said gently,
and no more.
That stabbed her; she winced,
wondering why. But the personality
of Douglas Blackstock stood forth so
largely, limned In such vivid coloring,
in the foreground of her conscious consciousness,
ness, consciousness, that there was left little room,
even for old friends such as Garrett
Afoot, Coast lingered at the door,
keen eyes searching hers almost
"Ill drop In for tea tomorrow. If
you ask me. Katherine."
"Have you ever needed an invita invitation,
tion, invitation, Garrett?"
"Then 111 come."
He nodded to the driver and the
car swept away.
Long after It had shot out of sight
he stood staring. Then discovering
himself bareheaded, hat and stick in
hand, an object of amused regard,
with a curt laugh of confusion and
awakened self-consciousness, he
turned back throufh the park.
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