For All of the Homes
THE FURNITUBE MEN
AT RIGHT PRICES
OCALA, FLORIDA, THURSDAY, JANUARY 18, 1912.
II FOR Will I
A MAN and A BRIDGE
A MAN and A BANK
Influential and Well Fost Fost-Vet
Vet Fost-Vet Flortda Paper
What would you thick of
a man who would go to all
the trouble and inconvenience
of swimming a stream when
there was a bridge nearby?
You are urged to use this
bank as a bridge across your
stream of business needs.
U. S. POSTAL SAVINGS
MUNROE & CHAMBLISS
OCALA - FLORIDA
FULLER & AYER
Office over Munroe & Chambliss B'k.
J. E. OHAGE
Rooms 9, 10 and 11, Second Floor,
The Hon. A. C. Croom has made a
splendid record as comptroller or tne
state of Florida, and in the Interest
of those who believe that thorough thoroughness
ness thoroughness and efficiency in the conduct of
the comptroller's office should be first
considered, the Times asks the dem democrats
ocrats democrats of Franklin county to vote for
this gentleman that the good work of
the office may go on uninterrupted.
The loss of Mr. Croom's services
would be a distinct loss to Florida.
And while we believe that In time any
official's place can be acceptably filled,
we must remember that it takes time
to drill new men, and during the drill drilling
ing drilling much valuable time is lost to the
The business Irian knows the im importance
portance importance of having well trained men to
carry on his business. He knows the
vexations and the loss of valuable
time that he must endure when the
new employee takes the place of the
old, therefore he dreads the change.
The comptroller's office is a busi business
ness business institution on a large scale, and
to secure from it satisfactory results,
the office must be systematized, with
every employee working his part of
the business under the guidance of his
superior all working in perfect har harmony
mony harmony and rhythm.
In addition to his thorough training,
Mr. Croom is a splendid gentleman,
kindly in disposition, and is every inch
He is an old Confederate soldier -who
shouldered his musket and went to the
front to defend his country, and he
fought throughout the war, and never
shirked a duty. He is honest, straight
forward and manly. He i3 kindly dis
posed and is true to his convictions
and to his friends.
A distinguished Floridian. in speak
ing to the writer of Mr. Croom, said
that in his opinon Mr. Croom had made
the best comptroller the state ever had,
and that his loss would be a great
hardship to Florida. We agreed with
the opinion thus expressed. That was
several years ago, and we have no rea
son to change that opinion today.
SATURDAY, JAW. 20TIH1
LOSES EOESOAY, JAW. 31ST
MAYES & (GUYMM
L F. BLALOCK
r Office Over Commercial Bank
OCALA - FLORIDA
Office Hoars, 8 to 12 a. m, 1 to 5
p. m. Phone 211.
F. E. McCLANE
Physician and Surgeon
General Practice Calls Made Prompt
ly, Might or Tay.
Bnecial Attention to Obstetrics, DIs-
eases of Women and Children.
Office Rooms 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6, Holder
Building, Second Floor. Phones,
Office No. 333; Residence No. 333
We Must Make Room
DR. J. T. SHAW, VETERINARIAN
Graduate of the United States Col College
lege College of Veterinary Surgeons,
WASHINGTON, D. C.
Located at the Jouea Honpltal on Seath
First Street. Went
All Calls Promptly Answered.
Summerfield, Jan. 18. During the
past year there has been more or less
talk of incorporating the village of
Summerfield but plans had not matured
sufficiently to warrant any move on
the part of the citizens. "We have it
on well founded information that plans
are being made to Incorporate the vil village
lage village this spring. There were some
rumors that the object of this move
was to secure a saloon this is not at
all so. The people who are behind the
movement have only the best interests
of every citizen in mind. The sole ob object
ject object is to help build up and improve
our town and the question of "open
town" being up to the voters them themselves,
selves, themselves, it is assured that no saloon
will be permitted here. The registra registration
tion registration books will be open this spring. It
is the duty of those new citizens who
have lived in Florida one year and in
Summerfield for six months to register
so they may vote on the local issues
that come up. 'Summerfield can be
made a much prettier and more inter interesting
esting interesting place. We hope all good 'citizens
will pull together and push the good
work along. 1
A. D. Mitchell went down to Braden-
town last Sunday to visit relatives, re
R. L. Douglas and wife' and Miss
Laura J. Smith drove up to Ocala last
Mr. and Mrs. John Mitchell of Evans,
Ga., are here visiting their mother.
Mrs. Ann Mitchell. They are thinking
of locating at Bradentown.
Mrs. Ann Mitchell of Bradentown is
here keeping house for A. D. Mitchell,
whose wife is visiting In Georgia.
Mr. and Mrs. R. E. Downs and their
daughter of Ocala were here last Mon
day, visiting with Mr. and Mrs. Nathan
w. ti. Aiastin or Levon, one or our
hustling settlers, was here Monday on
Before our Buyer Goes to the Market;
We are Putting our Entire Stock on Sale
at Astonishing Low Prices. We have no
Old Junk or Shelfworn Goods, it is all New
Seasonable and Up-To-Date Merchandise.
$1.50 Value fl I A
Sale Price $1I7
First Train Leave Jack
sonville January 2.
First Train Leave
Tampa January 3.
12:15 pm Lv Jacksonville Ar 3:15 pm
5:30 pm Ar Ocala Lv. 11:52 am
6:45 am Ar. ...Tampa Lv 8:45 am
Valentine Matlock, who has been AA
Men's Silk Hose
44-inch Mohair, 00c values,
sale price 43c
52-inch Panama, 8."c value,
sale price 49c
$1.2." Panama, sale
$1.23 Moliair sale price 89c
10c Ginghams, sale
here some time, came in from his farm
Monday to do some shopping. Mr.
Matlock is a trucker who understands
Last Tuesday evening the assault
case of Mrs. Jennie Lehman Hough
against Mrs. Lizzie Hough, first wife
of J. T. Hough and 3Irs. Stellar May,
his daughter, was tried before Justice
of the Peace T. L. Johnson, and a jury
composed of J. W Buterbaugh, J. T.
Nelson, S. U. Campbell, D. B. Mayo, "R.
L. Douglas and P. TV. Collens. After
the evidence was given, Judge Johnson
charged the jury, who retired and aft after
er after fifteen minutes' deliberation, return
ed a verdict of not guilty.
S. B. HARRIS,
City Ticket Agent.
Ocala : : : Florida
Weirsdale, Jan. 17. Mr. J. M. Doug
lass spent several days last week in
Candler visiting friends.
Mr. George Linderly has returned
from Canada, where he has been spend spending
ing spending the summer.
We are glad to say that the cold
weather Is about over and has done no
damage on the south side of the lake
Mr. R. H. Gano is acting as agent
at Candler while Mr. Quick is on the
Regular services will be held In the
Presbyterian church Sunday. Commun
ion services in the forenoon. Every
body is invited.
The Weirsdale and Stanton boys
gave a dance last rnursaay nignt at
Stanton, which was very much enjoyed
by all who attended.
$1.30 value, sale price $1.29
2 value, sale price $1.49
$2.50 value, sale price $1.98
$3 value, sale price $2.49
$3.50 value, sale price $2.98
$4.50 value sale price $3.69
15c Ginghams, sale
price 1 Oc
Silk Striped Voile, 50c
value, sale price . .39c
36-in Messaline Satin, $1.25
value, sale price . .89c
30-inch Black Taffeta Silk,
$1.25 value sale price 89c
25c Madras, sale price 19c
20c Madras, sale price 12c
12&c Madras, sale
value, sale price 19c
36-in. Pen Stripe Serge, 65c
value, sale price.
12 Cheviots sale price 8c
12c Percales, sale price 9c
$1 Sheets at 89c
85c Sheets at
60c. Sheets at 43c
$1.25 Tahel Linen at ..79c
75c Table Linen at . .49c
60c Table Linen at . .43c
12Hc Curtain Swiss at.. 9c
Scrim at 19c
12 Yz Fancy Scrim at... 9c
20c Fancy Scrim at ...17c
25c Fancy Scrim at ... .21c
33c 10-4 Sheeting at... 29c
J5c 9-4 Sheeting at ...21c
3c Towels at 4c
7c Towels at 5c
10c Towels at 8c
I2J2C Towels at ...... .9c
15c Towels at 12c
15c Bed Ticking at ...10c
25c Towels at 21c
20c Feather Ticking . .15c
J. P. Coats
$1.25 Values OA.
Sale Price O7U
50c. Values JQ JQ-Sale
Sale JQ-Sale Price 0 v
Red Seai Brand
from 98c. to
$1.50 value sale price $1.39
$1.75 value sale price $1.59
$2 value sale price. .$1.79
$2.50 value sale price $1.98
$3 value sale price. .$2.49
$3.50 value sale price $2.98
$4.50 value sale price $3.49
$1.50 value sale price $1.29
$1.75 value sale price $1.49
$2.50 value sale price $1.98
$3 value sale price .$2.39
$3.50 value sale price $2.08
$4 value sale price. .$3.39
$4.50 to $5 value, sale
75c. Values i2p
Sale Price 40 v
Black and Colors.
CARPENTER AND BUILDER
Careful Estimates Made on All Con
tract Work. Gives more and better
trork for the money than any other
contractor in the city.
THE DANGER OF IiaGIUPPE
is its fatal tendency to pneumonia. To
cure your lagTippe cough take Foley's
Honey and Tar Campound. R. E. Fish Fisher,
er, Fisher, Washington, Kas., says: "I was
troubled with a severe attack of la la-grippe
grippe la-grippe that threatened pneumonia. A
friend advised Foley's 'Honey and Tar
Compound and I got relief after tak taking
ing taking the first few doses. I took three
bottles and my lagrlppe was cured."
Get the genuine, in the yellow pack package.
age. package. Sold by the Court Pharmacy.
The Biggest Bargain You Ever Saw In Embroideries
$3:50 Value (ti ift
Every Article in Our Store Will be Marked
Look IF of Tlie IRecl Tag
ocala mmo star, thtrsday, jantary is, 1012.
TEMPLE TMEATEBS FTCTOAY, JAMUAMY UOTI
O. J. DEITZ RETURNS WITH THE OLD FAVORITES
IN A NEW PRODUCTION
IN Q TIHIE SPECULATORS 99
With Jolly Patti Rosa and Winsome Emma Abbott, the Little Opera Singer
A Prize Beanitty CIuopms Larger, BetHter Than Ever
Ones. The Musical Event ot the Season
PRICES: 50 cents, 75 cents, $1. and $1.50
OCALA EVENING STAR
Bittinger & Carroll, Proprietors.
R, R. Carrroll, Business Manager.
J. R. lienjamin. Editor?"
MORE TROUBLE! IN CUBA
Ily, and sold papers on the streets in
the effoTt to help his mother care for
Ave younger children. He laid all the
blame for his prosecution on a Chicago
newspaper, which he said was trying
harder to make a sensation than to
GREAT CELEBRATION AT PALATKA
The Cuban veterans, the men who
dodged the Spanish troops thru the
scrub for three and a half years, and
would be dodging them yet If Uncle
6am hadn't Interfered, seem to be la laboring
boring laboring under the Impression that their
country owes them a living, and for
the third time since 1899 threaten to
upset the government.
The veterans have been active In the
last three months in attempting to
have displaced from the civil service
persona who sympathized with the
Spanish cause In the rebellion. Press
dispatches indicated that the veterans
were threatening to 'coerce members
of Congress, now In session, to nullify
the law regarding the participation of
the military In politics. This move
convinced the state department that the
situation was the most serious that
9 presented Itself since the veterans'
.move began. It had been evident to
t department that President Gomez
was practically powerless to resist the
movement unless he received substan substantial
tial substantial support from the outside. The at
titude of the United States is shown in
the following note presented to the
fnhnn envprn mpTi t
"The situation In Cuba as now re reported
ported reported causes grave concern to the gov government
ernment government of the United States. That the
laws intended to safeguard free repub republican
lican republican government shall be enforced and
not defied Is obviously essential to the
maintenance of the law, order- and sta stability
bility stability Indispensable to the status of
the republic of Cuba, In the continued
well-being of which the United States
has always evinced and cannot escape
a vital interest. The president of the
United States, therefore, looks to the
president and government of Cuba to
prevent the threatened situation which
would compel the government of the
United States, much against its desires,
to consider what measures It must
take in pursuance of the obligations of
Its relations to Cuba."
On Tuesday. January 25th, the citi citizens
zens citizens of Palatka, under the auspices of
the Palatka board of trade, will give
a great celebration in that city, the
occasion being the opening of the
Ocala Northern Railway, through from
this city to Palatka, over its own rails.
The first passenger train through from
Ocala to Palatka will be operated on
that day, and cheap excursion rates
will be made from Ocala as well as all
other points along the line to Palatka.
The Palatka board of trade will give
a banquet to the officers and manage management
ment management of the Ocala Northern Railroad
Co., their families and friends and a
great time Is anticipated.
The opening of this road for thru
business will mean a great deal for
the country between the two cities,
from which It will get its support. It
will mean a great deal for Ocala as
well, as it opens another direct and
short line from this city to deep wa water
ter water and to direct connection as well
with another line out of the state,
namely: The O. S. & F. Railway.
Locke Bingham, better known to
Florida railroad and telegraph men as
"Blng," is not responsible for his ac actions
tions actions these days. A ten-pound boy ar arrived
rived arrived at "Bing'a" home in Jacksonville
the other day, since when he (Bing,
not the boy) has seen nothing but
rainbows. He keeps the wires hot
telegraphing the kid's characteristics
to his relatives In various parts of the
United States; one of the same being
hauled out of bed night before last to
sign a receipt announcing that the boy
had Just said, "da." Locke took home
for the boy a pair of breeches yes
terday, and swears he will whip the
doctor if the youngster Isn't able' to
walk and talk next week. He Is call
ing on all his friends for a name for
his son and heir and the Star suggests
"Epaphrodltus" as one not likely to
We have received "Consummation
Est," an acrostic poem by J. B. Kllll
grew, Intended to celebrate the com
pletlou of the East Coast Railway to
Key West. It is rather good sentl
ment bu Indifferent poetry, and we
hope Uncle Henry won't let his leg be
pulled for more than $100 on account
President Gomez says he needs no
help from Uncle Sam In bossing Cuba.
There was another Cuban president
who said about the same thing one
day and had to take to .the sticks the
Queen Mary of England, it is said.
Intends to have no American ladies
presented at her court except those
who are -married to Englishmen. The
Star can't see why any self-respecting
American woman wants to be present
ed to her anyhow.
Senator Lorlmer. going on the stand
in his own behalf, told an Interesting
and by no means lnaffectlve story of
his life and struggles to make a living.
It seems that when he was a boy he
was the eldest son of a very poor fam-
Our business in increased
creased increased $8000.00
last year over the
year before be because
cause because we are
our service; if you
are not getting
good service we
can give it to you.
Five thousand men of the United
States army are In readiness to move
from the nearest ports to Cuba in case
the anticipated trouble breaks out.
Our best way of discharging our duty
to the Cubans, ourselves and the rest
of the world will be to annex the Isl
and, give It a dose of military govern
ment and then make it into a territory,
In preparation to Its becoming a state.
There is one very good reason,
among others, why the government
should not own and operate the tele
graph service of the country. The most
Important news Is sent by wire, and
government ownership would enable
the party in power to doctor dis dispatches,
patches, dispatches, or even suppress them if it
We beg to announce that Round's
Ladles Orchestra will be at the Tem Temple
ple Temple Theater at 8:30 o'clock, Tuesday,
January 23rd, 1912. This will be with without
out without any exception the best musical
treat in Ocala this season, and will
And Xylaphone solos.
We have been to great expense to
give to the lyceum people and the peo people
ple people of Ocala this attraction and feel
that in making the price of tickets
only one dollar that we are giving the
best value for the money of any num number
ber number at the Temple this season.
Prices for seats: $1 for lower floor
and 50c. for gallery. Reservations for
those holding season tickets may be
made at the Court Pharmacy after 8
o'clock Monday morning, Jan. 22, and
seats will be placed on sale Tuesday
morning, Jan. 23, at 8 o'clock.
The Ocala Rifles.
By John M. Graham, Capt.
I D. C. SILVER TEA
FRIGHTFUL- POLAR AVINDS
blow with terrific force at the far
north and play havoc with the skin,
causing red, rough, or sore chapped
hands and lips, that need Bucklen's
Arnica Salve to heal them. It makes
the skin soft and smooth. Unrivaled
for cold sores, also burns, boils, sores,
ulcers, cuts, bruises and piles. Only
25 cents at Tydings & Co.
Arthur J. Lederer, a well known in insurance
surance insurance man of Jacksonville, is dead,
the victim of gas which escaped from
a stove in his room Tuesday night.
Everybody Is liable to "catch cold"
but those who give a cold proper at attention
tention attention never have serious lung dis diseases.
eases. diseases. It is neglect that makes them
serious. Prudent persons use BAL BALLARD'S
LARD'S BALLARD'S HOREHOUND SYRUP as soon
as the trouble appears and the cold
is cured at once. Price 25c, 50c and
fl per bottle. .Sold by all druggists.
Paraguayan revolutionists have treed
President Rojas and will probably ef effect
fect effect a change In their opera bouffe
Charles Durham, Lovlngton, 111., has
succeeded in finding a positive cure for
bed wetting. "My little boy wet the
bed every night clear through on the
floor. I tried several kinds of kidney
medicine and I was in the drugstore
looking for something different to help
him when I heard of Foley Kidney
Pills. After he had taken them two
days we could see a change and when
he had taken two-thirds of a bottle he
was cured. That Is about six weeks
ago and he has not wet in bed since."
Sold by the Court Pharmacy.
Mr. Bryan will be the guest of honor
at a banquet to be given by the Wood Wood-row
row Wood-row Wilson club at Tampa tomorrow
Pleurisy pains are located Just below
the snort ribs. Lumbago affects the
same region but toward the back.
BALLARD'S SNOW LINIMENT Is the
remedy In either case. If rubbed In
thoroughly It eases pain, relaxes the
muscles and the patient can move
about freely and comfortably. Price
25c, 50c and $1 per bottle. Sold by
REST AND HEALTH
FOR MOTHER AND CHILD
Mrs. WINSLOWS SOOTHING SYRUP
has been used for over SIXTY YEARS
by MILLIONS of MOTHERS for their
CHILDREN WHILE TEETHING, with
PERFECT SUCCESS. It SOOTHES the
CHILD. SOFTENS THE GUMS. AL ALLAYS
LAYS ALLAYS all PAIN; CURES WIND COLIC,
and is the best remedy for DIAR DIARRHOEA.
RHOEA. DIARRHOEA. It is absolutely harmless. Be
sure and ask for "Mrs. Wlnslow's
Soothing Syrup." and take no other
kind. Twenty-flve cents a bottle
The Savannah News tells the follow following
ing following hard story on London society:
"Sir Chanticleer, it seems, has pecked
tne poodle out of place In London so society
ciety society and is now cock of the walk.
When swell dames go out automobil automobil-lng,
lng, automobil-lng, or to tea, or to dinner, they take
along pet bantam roosters, which they
attach to a finger with a gold chain.
The 'chicklngs, as they are called, are
alleged to sleep perched on the rails of
their mistresses' beds."
TO CURE A COLD IN ONE DAY
Take LAXATIVE BROMO Quinine Tab Tablets.
lets. Tablets. Druggists refund money if it falls
to cure. E. W. GROVE'S signature Is
on each box. 25c
Dickison Chapter, United Daughters
of the Confederacy, will give a silver
tea on Friday afternoon, January 19,
at the home of Mrs. E. M. Howard, the
chapter president. The occasion will
be In celebration of the birthday of
General Robert E. Lee, and there will
be appropriate readings, music and
reminiscences. A cordial invitation is
here extended to every one to be
present with the Daughters on this
memorial occasion. The silver offer offering
ing offering will be devoted to the building
fund of the Fannie R. Gary memorial
Lyle T. McOwen, of Miami, was shot
down by Constable W. G. DeBary in a
cafe in that city Tuesday night, and
died in a few minutes. The coroner's
jury rendered a verdict of murder
against DeBary. McOwen was about
34 years of age, and a brother of the
cashier of the First National Bank of
GOAT UJTSAT DOTS'
We have placed every Ladies' and Misses' Coat Suit in the
house on sale at COST. You should no longer put off buying that
suit you have been thinking of all the season, now is your oppor opportunity
tunity opportunity to secure one at a small price.
Every suit is the season's latest style, made oi all wool material by the best man
tailors, cut and designed by the most skilled artists. Space will not let us describe each
garment; we have them in Black, Blue, Brown, Navy and Grey; good range ot colors and
sizes, but come early while the picking is good.
$9 Suits, close out
$10 Suits, close out
$11 Suits, close out
14 Suits, close out
818 Suits, close out
$18 to 20 Suits, close
out cost price .
$23.50 Suits, close out
$25 Suits, close out
$27.50 Suits, close out tiJIO HQ
cost price 1 Ot 1 1)
$28.5 A Suits, close out
$30 Suits, close out
When given as soon as the croupy
cough appears Chamberlain's Cough
Remedy will ward off an attack of
croup and prevent all danger and
cause for anxiety. Thousands of
mothers use it successfully. Sold by
Astyptodu cought syrup is good for
young and old. At the Court Pharmacy
We have a number of Sewing Ma
chines to close out. Standard Makes,
in Slightly Used and Second Hand; all
in perfect order and guaranteed. Will
be sold at most remarkably low prices
for cash, or on installment.
Machines for Rent
OCALA FURNITURE COMPANY
New Building Back of Variety Store
OTHER BARGAINS TOO, AT
Passing Ocala for Orlando
Passing: Ocala for Jacksonville
For reservation and Information
S, B. HARRIS
City Passenger Agent,
Phone 129, Merchant's Block
Special Prices on Ladies' and Misses' Long Top Coats
Should you need a suit or coat, this is your chance to save money and at the same
time secure an up-to-date garment.
H- IB. MASTERS COKnlPAWY-
HANKS WILI, OBSERVE
GENERAL LEE'S BIRTHDAY
Friday, January 19th, being a legal
holiday, the banks of the city will be
closed for business on that day.
The Commercial Bank.
The Ocala National Bank.
The Munroe & Chamblias Bank.
A GIRL'S WILD MIDNIGHT RIDE
To warn people of a fearful forest
fire in the Catskills a young girl rode
horseback at' midnight and saved many
lives. Her deed was glorious but lives
are often saved by Dr. King's New
Discovery in curing lung trouble,
coughs and colds, which might have
ended in consumption or pneumonia.
"It cured me of a dreadful cough and
lung disease," writes W. R. Patterson,
Wellington, Texas, "after four in our
family had died with consumption,
and I gained 87 pounds." Nothing so
sure and safe for all throat and lung
troubles. Price 50c and $1. Trial
bottle free. Guaranteed by Tydings &
Edward P. Dunne, formerly mayor
of Chicago, is going to try to win the
democratic nomination for governor of
There are Two Rinds of Chill Tonic
PLAXK'9 AMD OTI1ERS
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 DRUGGST.
We differ from other associations,
similar in name only, in that "WE
BUILD." Florida Home Building Association.
Vernon, a suburb of Los Angeles,
Calif., and believed to be the only in incorporated
corporated incorporated city in the United States
that has not a single church, voted
"wet" Tuesday. There are three sa saloons.
loons. saloons. Fifty women voted. Most of
them voted "wet."
A HERO IN A LIGHTHOUSE
Accurate Building Plans. Blue Prints
and Specifications made. Lands Sur Sur-reyed
reyed Sur-reyed and Platted. Close Estimates
vade on Erection of Buildings of any
eharacter by contract or on commis commis-lion
lion commis-lion basis, write or consult me at
Rotun 27, Holder Block
For years J. S. Donahue, So. Haven.
Mich., a civil war veteran, as a light lighthouse
house lighthouse keeper, averted awful wrecks,
but a queer fact is, he might have been
a wreck himself, if Electric Bitters
had not prevented. "They cured me of
kidney trouble and chills," he writes,
"after I had taken other so-called
cures for years, without benefit and
they also improved my sight. Now, at
seventy, I am feeling fine." For dys dyspepsia,
pepsia, dyspepsia, indigestion, all stomach, liver
and kidney troubles, they're without
equal. Try them. Only 50c at Ty Tydings
dings Tydings & Co.
J. W. Story, an express messenger
on the Alabama & Vicksburg Railway,
was burned to death in an accident on
the road near Meridian Tuesday night.
Foley's Honey and Tar Compound
'CURES IN EVERY CASE"
Mr. James McCaffery, manager of the
Schlitz Hotel. Omaha, Neb., recommends
Foley's Honey and Tar Compound, be because
cause because it cures in every case. "I have
used it myself and I have recommend recommended
ed recommended it to many others who have since
told me of its great curative power in
diseases of the throat and lung3." For
all coughs and colds It Is speedily ef effective.
fective. effective. Sold by Court Pharmacy.
MUSE WENT 2
BUY IT WITH
5 Per Cent
YOU CAN DO IT
If you will adopt our new plan of converting
your rent money into payments on a home.
Thousands of people have bought and paid
for their homes in this way, and you can do
so, too, if you will only make a start.
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you live, on easy terms.
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You will be surprised to learn how
easy it is for you to secure a nice
home and how quickly you can pay
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meuce com-meuce to lay a little money aside
each month to apply as a first
Write or call at our office and let us
. explain how we can help your.
We will take pleasure in furnishing
you any information
you may desire.
5 Per Cent Interest
Per Annum is our rate, with small
monthly payments, which are lower
than the average rent.
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STORE FOR RENT
The new and handsome store room,
roomy and modern plate glass front.
Possession at once, and can be fitted
up according to needs of tenant. Ap Apply
ply Apply to Ocala Lumber & Supply Co.
When buying a cough medicine for
children bear In mind that Chamber Chamberlain's
lain's Chamberlain's Cough Remedy is most effectual
for colds, croup and whooping cough
and that it contains no harmful drug.
For sale by all dealers.
Ensign films are double Instantan Instantaneous.
eous. Instantaneous. Get them at Mills' Studio.
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OCALA BVKNECa STAR, tHCKSDAr, JANUARY 18, 1512.
t mmm 1 m i i n .
Is the best thing we have to offer. Other induce inducements
ments inducements are only of secondary importance. Upon this
basis only do we solicit your patronage. Postpone
the getting of some' things that you can get along
without and put the money in the bank. You have
never met a person with a bank account who re regretted
gretted regretted having started it. Why not start one today.
Many working men start a bank account and watch
it grow from month to month.
Deposits in any amount respectfully solicited,
and all alike will receive the same careful, cour courteous
teous courteous and prompt attention.
Get it from Beck; get It right.
R. M. Thomas of Tampa is at the
MOOSE AR& AFTER
MANY XEW MEMBERS
Bur your kodak supplies at Mills'
Studio, where you can get the best
Mrs. F. J. Larremere of Crystal Is
at the Ocala House;
A beautiful line of stationery and
box paper at Tydings & Co.
W. B. Miller and wife of St. Cloud
are at the Montezuma.
HELM & PASTEUR
Flower seed3 and bulbs of all kinds
at Tydings & Co.
Joseph Williams of Crystal River
was at the Ocala House last night.
Tally cards that have never been
used at the Court Pharmacy.
Attorney Syd L. Carter of Gaines Gainesville
ville Gainesville is at the Ocala House.
Thermos bottles for both hot and
cold fluids. Several sizes at Tydings
W. A. Haile, C. D. Dennis and It. E.
L. Robinson of Gainesville were at the
Toilet articles and sets of all kinds,
handsome, first class goods, at Tydings
J. M. Neely of Summerfield and M.
Hopson of Sanford are at the Monte-luma.
If you want pictures or pictures
framed, call at the Ocala News Co.
while visiting the fair.
The Broadway chorus of pretty girls
will be at the Temple with the Lyman
Twins tomorrow night.
Furnished rooms for rent. Apply at
0. 139 Fort King avenue, or phone
Tickets for Mr. Bryan's lecture at the
Temple next Monday evening are now
on sale at the Court Pharmacy.
Cooking with paper bags? Call us
up for a package at 25c. The Post
Office Drug Store.
Dr. R. A. Willis and wife of Green Greenwood
wood Greenwood were at the Ocala House last
Ocala Lodge No. 659, Loyal Order of
Moose, is making arrangements for a
re-opening of its charter at the five
dollar rate to begin about the 25th of
January for thirty days time.
Mr. W. Harry Gage of Tampa, state
organizer for the Moose. will have
charge of the re-opening of the char charter
ter charter and will come to Ocala about the
22nd to take charge of the matter and
"will work up the new members for the
Mr. Gage was here about three weeks
ago and at that time the matter was
talked of, but the lodge has now made
all the necessary arrangements to re reopen
open reopen the charter at the rate of five
The regular admission fee is $25.
which makes the new rate for thirty
days only one-fifth of the regular price
and should be a drawing card to all
young men in the city. The lodge has
now a few over one hundred members
and Is trying to make their member membership
ship membership run up to two hundred before
June 1st, which It hopes to do by the
low rate of admission It is now offer offering.
ing. offering. It will be remembered that thi3
lodge opened business in Ocala on the
24th of July last with nothing at all.
but has now grown to one hundred
members and has a nice club fitted up
on the third floor of the Gary building,
which embraces all of the up-to-date
club fixtures such as pool tables for the
use of the members at all hours and
reading room? and other social features
that generally exist in club rooms.
BRYAN Ml 111 OCA
Mr. William Jennings Bryan will
speak at the Temple Theater Monday
night, Jan. 22. Mr. Bryan will come
here under the auspices of th Wom
an's Club, and the proceeds of his lec
ture win go towards the fund for the
erection of a new hisrh school build
ing. The admission will be 50 cents;
$1 for reserved seats.
Mr. Bryan is the most famous man
who ever aspired to be rresidnt of
the United States, notwithstanding the
Ma inat ne was thrice defeats for
that exalted office, and he has no rifcr
a-s an orator in the United States to
day. It is needless to say the Tpmnlp
Theater will be packed Monday night.
MISS ROSSITER'S FUNERAL
Some gorgeous specialties will be
seen here Friday night with the Ly Lyman
man Lyman Twins Company.
Mr. and Mrs. L. B. Washington of
Jacksonville were at the Ocala House
One of the most complete lines of
perfumes, soaps and cosmetics In the
state, at Tydings & Co.
Alma Zada Face Powder Is the best
we have to offer at 50c the box. The
Post Office Drug Stores.
Those funny comedians, the Lyman
Twins, with their big company, will
be at the Temple Friday night.
JACKSONVILLE'S FINEST and FLORIDA'S
LARGEST and BEST YEAR ROUND DOTEL
Rates Reasonable American Plan
Just Opened Finest European Grill Room in the South
If It's a "Lucky Curve" fountain pen
it's a good one. We have any style
jyou want at the Court Pharmacy.
The remains of Miss Edith Erminie
Rossiter were laid to their final rest
in Evergreen cemetery yesterday aft afternoon.
ernoon. afternoon. Revs. J. D. Chapman and W. H.
Dodge officiated at the funeral ser services,
vices, services, which were held at Mclver &
MacKay's chapel. A large number of
friends attended, and the utmost sym sympathy
pathy sympathy was expressed for the sorrow sorrowing
ing sorrowing relatives of the dead girl.
Miss Rossiter was a very bright and
smart young lady, with a kind and
generally cheerful disposition. She
was subject, however, to attacks of
extreme depression, and was undoubt undoubtedly
edly undoubtedly suffering from one when she took
her life. She attended Sunday school
only a few hours before she took the
fatal dose, and seemed in her normal
frame of mind, so an attack of melan melancholia
cholia melancholia must have come upon her sud suddenly
denly suddenly and with overpowering force. It
is seldom that children (for she was
hardly more than a child) are subject
to such maladies, but when they are,
lacking the experience and philosophy
of older people, they are very likely to
succumb. Suicide among children Is
very rare In this part of the world.
but in some other parts it Is frequent
and increasing, and is one of the man manifestations
ifestations manifestations of overtraining in our civil
ization. This little girl was no more
responsible for her act than she would
have been if, weary and exhausted, she
had yielded, while in performance of
some task, to an overpowering desire
for sleep. She thought she understood
her own disposition and perhaps put a
worse construction on it than It de
served. There was not a little of brav bravery
ery bravery and self-sacrifice in her act mis
taken, of course, but inspired by a
higher and nobler motive than a mere
ly selfish struggle for life. She has
paid the penalty for her mistake, and,
If any eternity there be, she is now
being taught better and led more
wisely than is possible here.
An Excellent w Play hy the Lyman
Twins at the Temple Tomorrow
The Lyman Twin brothers while on
their visit east last June were asked
by a very prominent theatrical pro producer
ducer producer regarding the theatrical situa
tion on the road and in reply Howard,
one of the Twins, sai.l th.it it w-ii
easy to solve, in as much as the i,ub-
lic had refused to attend the second
and third rate companies that had been
thrust upon them by managers whose
only aim was to get the money and
give the people nothing- in return.
We have always tried to keep faith
ith the people who pay their money
the box office, and therefore keep
e friends we make each year, for to-
ay it is the show the people positive-
know and like that they go to see
It is for that reason we have not
esltated in putting out this new and
ost novel musical production we have
ver staged, with an expenditure equal
p any of the big Broadway successes
and will make this new nlav. "The
peculators." the greatest success of
Serve PLEZOL to your ramlly.
Serve PLEZOL to your friends.
When you are down town drink
THOMAS M. WILSON.
Charles Rodoff, Proprietor.
Peat Quick Lunch Keating House
In the City
Apalachlcola and Cedar Key
Oyster In All Stylet
Everything that is good
to eat, properly served
Right Now, when you
want it. All Delicacies
of the Season.
FOR RENT A six-room cottage.
Also choice poultry for sale. Apply
to Mrs. R. D. Fuller, 95 South Third
IIOPKIXS- PLEADED GUILTY
The jury in the homicide case of
the state vs. James Hopkins, could
not agree this morning, after being out
all afternoon and night and a mistrial
would have been the result, but Mr.
R. B. Bullock, atorney for Hopkins,
persuaded his client to enter a plea
of guilty to manslaughter and the
court accepted the plea. Sentence will
be passed later. This will save the
state the expense of a new trial.
Anna Simpson was found guilty of
an aggravated assault.
Nothing In the world will give you
relief for that cough like Astyptoden
Trokeys. The Court Pharmacy.
A fine son was born to Mrs. Francis
Johnson at the home of her parents
Mr and Mrs. S. R. Pyles, south of town,
Don't tell your wife you are going
to the lodge tomorrow evening. Tell
her you are going to the Lyman Twins
and take her with you.
Miss Jule Wiley was the lovely
onoree of a charming four-table
rhist party last evening, R-iven by
Irs. E. L. Carney. Those playing were
iisses Jule Wiley, Marv Bnrford.
Ophelia Sawtell. Grace Hatchell. Kate
udd, Maude Alexander, Clara .Tohn-
on, Annie Atkinson, Messrs. Ralph
Robinson, Clarence Meffert. Leon
Fishel, Harry Palmer, O. R. llowse.
ltter. Thomas and Cleveland.
At the conclusion of the games Mr.
itter was found to have the highest
score. A two-course menu consisting
delicious salad, pickles, cheese
canots, wafers, fruit frappe and cake
was served by the hostess.
This was one of the loveliest small
parties of the week and a pretty com
pliment to Miss Wiley, who is being
howered with many social favors.
OP INTEREST TO FARMERS
EASTERN STAR MEETING
A. ml BOBBrrrs
T4T1 X -I
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President Edwards is camping In his
office in the new National Bank build
ing. A lot of fine, new furniture and
fixtures is coming in and will soon be
put in place.
We Alma af" Economy. Onr Price
nd Qualities Will Appeal
Our meat market Is meant for the
particular our ualitles will show
this our prices are meant for the
economical, the person who runs her
house on a business basis.
Today's order will show you best
phone it! Phone 108.
W. P. EDWARDS
Phone 108 New City Market.
The members of the Eastern Star
will meet at Yonge's Hall Friday aft
ernoon at 2:30 o'clock. There will be
Installation of officers, after which a
social hour will be enjoyed and re
Miss Lula Home went to Raleigh to
day to bring back her little niece who
has been visiting Miss Home's sister,
Local rains tonight or Friday, warm
er in central and northeast portions to
night, colder northwest portion Fri
A fire which started in the old
Orothe residence on North Pine street
early this afternoon was extinguished
by the prompt action of the fire de
partment. This is a big building and
would make a tremendous blaze if a
fire once attained a good headway.
Judge Bell has Issued the following
marriage licenses: Mr. John C. Town Town-send
send Town-send and Miss Mary Jane Strickland,
Mr. Robert J. Neil and Miss Mattie
While an Ocaia housekeeper was
quietly preparing breakfast this
morning, she was surprised and ter terrified
rified terrified by a tremendous shock, a ter
rific crash and an enormous cloud of
dust. When she recovered her pres
ence of mind and began to look for
the earthquake, she found a couple of
yards of plaster had peeled off the
Mr. C. J. Acosta, traffic manager of
the G. & A. Railroad, who has been In
the city on a visit to his sister., Mrs.
Marie Wallis, left today to attend an
important business meeting in Baltimore.
The prosperity of this community,
we believe, is due in a great measure
to the diversified and more advanced
methods of farming which are becom becoming
ing becoming more general with our farmers
There is, however, much room for im improvement.
provement. improvement. We believe that a good
method of crop rotation should be
more generally used, as well as the
raising of cow peas, velvet beans,
sweet potatoes, cane, corn and the
breeding of live stock.
I have just received a limited supply
of Georgia King Corn, ears measuring
from ten to fourteen inches long and
yielding last year as much as 229
bushels per acre; also a limited supply
of the Brooks Prolific Cora, a heavy
ylelder, producing as many as fourteen
ears to the stalk, which I am going to
distribute, free of charge, while It
lasts, to those who are interested and
wish to plant It. As an inducement to
have this corn properly planted and
cared for, I am going to ask that each
one select and bring me the best
twelve ears as soon as they are matur
ed, and to the one bringing the best
twelve ears, I am going to offer a cash
prize of $15; to the one bringing the
second best, $10, and the third best $5
The judges will be selected and an
nounced at a later date. I will also
offer a cash price of $10 for the stalk
of Brooks prolific having the greatest
number of ears. Shall be glad to
have you mention this contest to your
friends and neighbors, and sincerely
hope that it may be the means of giv
ing this corn a thorough test, and the
beginning of more extensive planting
of a good hardy variety. I thank you
in advance for any interest you may
take in this matter, and kindly bear
in mind my earnest desire to serve
you in anything that will promote
Jas. C. Boozer.
The missionary society will meet at
the Methodist church tomorrow after
noon at 2 o'clock sharp. Members
urged to be present.
A. A. Cook registered from the
north pole at the Montezuma today.
Unlike Dr. Cook, he doesn't expect
people to believe him.
Mrs. B. A. Weathers entertained a
number of her friends with a card
party yesterday afternoon. Some pleas
ant hours were spent in the elegant
Weathers home, and a course of dainty
refreshments added to the enjoyment
of the occasion.
Mr. Curtis Croom arrived from
Gainesville this afternoon and will be
a guest at the masque ball given by
the young ladies tonight.
Miss Ramona Kay. after a pleasant
visit to her sister, Mrs. R. C. Muncas
ter, has returned to her home in Jack
A few post card albums left which
we are closing out at 25c each. Come
and get one before they are all gone.
The Postofflce Drugstore.
Medicines that aid nature are al
ways most effectual. Chamberlain's
Cough Remedy acts on this plan. It
allays the cough, relieves the lungs,
opens the secretions and aids nature in
restoring the system to a healthy con
dition. Thousands have testified to its
superior excellence. Sold by dealers.
Miss Kathryne M. Evans, the oldest
actress on the American stage, will be
with the Lyman Twins at the Temple
tomorrow night. Some of the younger
ones will be with them, too.
Dr. Lane will go to Jacksonville this
week to bring down his Maxwell car,
which has been stored at his former
home since he came to Ocala. The ear
has been shipped to Jacksonville and
the doctor will run it through the
country to Oeala.
Are you Interested In -paper bag
cooking? If so come to us for your
supply of the bags. 25c the package.
Post Office Drug Store.
Do you know that fully nine out of
every ten cases of rheumatism are
simply rheumatism of the muscles due
to cold or damp, or chronic rheuma
tism, and require no Internal treat
ment whatever? Apply Chamberlain's
Liniment freely and see how quickly
it gives relief, For sale by all dealers.
Messrs. Knight & Lang are agents
here for the Overland cars. In men
tioning the purchase, a few days ago.
by Mr. E. E. Converse of one of thes
cars, we failed to give this firm credit
for being agents for the car.
Last evening Dr. and Mrs. J. Walte
Hood entertained at a 6 o'clock dlnne
for Rev. L. B. Warren. The decora
tions were red and green, maiden hai
ferns and poinsettas. An elegant six
course turkey dinner was served. With
Dr. Hood's genial smile and good
stories and Mrs. Hood's gracious man
ner the evening was a most pleasan
one. Those present were Rev. L. B
Warren, Mr and Mrs. Zewadski, Mr
and Mrs. Burford, Dr. and Mrs. E. Van
Hood and Mr. and Mrs. Mclver.
THE NETfS mPER
MIS WILEY COMPLIMENTED
You want TOUR VALUABLES to be safe too. Then come rent a
safety deposit vault. It will be the cheapest insurance you can get.
and will insure you not only against burglars but also against fire.
We shall gladly show you our safety vaults if you will calL
For $5 and up we will rent you a box in our safety vaults for a
whole year. Then valuables will be safe.
CAPITAL FULLY PAID IN 75,000
H D. STOKES, Cashier.
JNO. L. EDWARDS. Pres. CLARENCE CAMP. Vice. Pres.
CLIFFORD'S LATEST CAPTl HE
Clifford Peabody has certainly pick
ed a winner in the clever little vaude vaudeville
ville vaudeville show he is giving at the Air
Dome every night this week. Scott
Leslie and Miss Mae Sanders are a
couple of bright entertainers and
pleased the audience exceedingly last
evening. Scott Leslie's illustrated lec-
ture on prison life is very instructive,
and everybody should hear and see it.
Be sure and go to the Air Dome this
evening. With the vaudeville, the lec- i
tue and the pictures, you can't obtain
more for the money anywhere. Follow
ing is the picture program:
"A Shattered Dream," a pathetic
"Foraging," an exciting subject by
the Vitagraph Company.
"The Captain." This subject shows
some very beautiful ocean scenery.
COLLEGE of COMAIEM
COMMERCIAL BANK BUILDING
A FULLY EQUIPPED AND MODERN
COMMERCIAL, STENOGRAPHIC AND ENGLISH COURSES
-Day and Evening Classes. Tuition Moderate.
H. II. AR.NSTO.V, A. B., Principal
Winter Term Opens Monday, January 8th
HOARD OF TRADE
THIS SEAL STANDS FOR
quality, and is stamped on everything
you buy here. Always on hand a full
line of Buggies, Carriages, Wagons,
Automobiles, Harness and Leather
Goods and all kinds of up-to-date
Farming Machinery. Everything that
wears wheels, made of leather or goes
to make farming a pleasure. Call on
us when in need w will eliminate
KNIGHT & LANG,
There will be a meeting of the board
of trade tomorrow night. It is earnest
ly hoped that a full attendance will be
there. The election of officers for the
ensuing year is the main feature of the
meeting, but other business will come j
before the board. Let every man in I
Ocala who is interested in the de development
velopment development of the city attend this meet
ing at 8 o'clock sharp in the board of
trade rooms in the Ocala House block.
Mr. A. M. Lansford sold a very hand
some Estey piano today to Mr. .T. S
Pedrick of Dunnellon, who came to se- i
lect the Instrument. Mr. Lansford has
sold within the past few days two ele
gant piano players, one to the Messrs.
Peabody Brothers, proprietors of the
Air Dome and the other to Mr. J. L.
Adams, who resides near town.
Sewing Machine Bargains
We have a number of SEWING MACHINES to close out Standard
Makes, in New, Slightly Used, and Second Hand. All In perfect working or order,
der, order, and guaranteed.
These machines will be offered at most remarkably low prices for cash,
or on installment .easy payment plan.
Machines For Rent
Ocala Furnittnre Company
New Building Back oi Variety Store
OCALA - FLORIDA
AMONG YUM NEW YEAK
Mr. C. C. Stevens of Berlin was In
town today, bringing in his sister, Mrs.
Toungblood, who was on her way to
her home at Tarpon. Mrs. Toungblood
has been In Jacksonville on a visit and
stopped In Ocala to visit her brother
U. D. C. SILVER TEA
The ladles of Dickison Chapter. Unit United
ed United Daughters of the Confederacy, are
making every effort to have their sil silver
ver silver tea. given in honor of General
Robert E. Lee. a grand success.
It is understood that in this celebra celebration
tion celebration they expect the veterans and sons
of veterans to be present, and a spe special
cial special invitation is extended to all their
friends throughout the city. A splen-
Mid program -has been arranged for the
afternoon and it Is hoped there will be
a large attendance.
Misses Minnie and Louise Gamsby
acted as hostesses at an informal tea
at the golf links yesterday. A large
number of ladies and gentlemen en-
Joyed their hospitality an well as a
good game on the link?.
MASQUERADE BALL TONIGHT
The young ladles of the city will
give a masquerade ball tonight at
Yonge's hall complimentary to the
city. About sixty couples will partic participate
ipate participate In fancy costumes.
WE HOPE THAT YOU HAVE
To buy your Groceries of us during 1912.
Among the reasons why you should deal with us,
are: Our stock is the most complete to be found
in this part of the state.
Any thing that you buy of us, you can always be
sure of Quality.
WE GUARANTEE SATISFACTION
And if at any time you get any thing of us that does
not give entire satisfaction, we ask you to return
it to us.
We Want Your Trade and if we Get it we Believe
That You Will be a Satisfied Customer.
Wishing you a Prosperous and Happy New
Year, we are,
(Do Mo Teaipott
Two Phones, 16 and 174
OCALA EVENING STAR, THURSDAY, JANUARY 18, 1012.
A GREAT HOUSE FURNISHING
Following are Jtf st a Few of the Thou sanis of
Articles Carried in oar Great Furniture, Hardware,
House Furnishing and General Supply Store. Come
in and look the stock over, you will find many
things you want.
For the Office
Roll and Flat Top Desks, Tjpewriter Desks, Stenographer's
Desks, Office Chairs, Stools, Sofas, Etc.
For the Dining Room
Handsome Round or Square Extension Tables, Dining Chairs,
Rugs, Sideboards and Chiffoniers, Bouffets, China Closets, China
Dinner Sets, Lamps, Fine Table Linen, Etc.
Handsome Mahogany, Oak, AVillow or Mission Chairs, Straight
Backed or Rockers, Tables, Sofas, Lamps, Rugs and Carpets, Pic Pictures.
tures. Pictures. Library Furniture
Handsome Book Cases, Combination Book Cases and Desks,
Library Tables, Settees, Rugs, Screens, Lamps, Etc.
Beautiful Dressers and Wash Stands in Golden Oak, Birdseye
Maple or Mahogany. Beautiful Iron and Brass Beds in over Fifty
Different Varieties and Prices. Rugs and Mattings, Chiffoniers and
Wardrobes, Toilet Sets, Blankets, Comforts and Linens.
For The Hall
Beautiful Hall Racks of all Sizes and Styles and any Kind of
Wood Desired, Mirrors, Rugs and MattiMgs, Crennes' Portier Cur Curtains.
tains. Curtains. For The Pantry and Kitchen
Handsome Refrigerators and Ice Chests in Several Different
Makes and Styles and any Size or Price Desired. Stoves and Ranges
in Either Wood or Oil Burners. Kitchen Cabinets and Tables.
Anything Desired in Silverware for the Table, Cutlery and
Sissors in our Hardware Department; Shotguns, Rifles and Ammu Ammunition;
nition; Ammunition; Fire Sets, Screens and Irons, Etc.
We Have the Best Collection of Pictures in the Art Department
that the City Can Show. Pictures, Large and Small, Framed or
Unf rained, in any Subject and for any Part of the Home. Picture
Frames and Pictures Framed to Order, and Hundreds of Samples of
Framing to Select from.
Carriage and Harness Dept
Buggies, Carriages and Wagons for all Purposes, Harness, Sad Sad-Domestic
Domestic Sad-Domestic and Imported, Art Squares, Mattings, Etc., in the Coutnry.
dies. Lap Robes, WbJps and Everything for the Horse or Vehicle.
McIVER & MacKAY
PHONE 47 North Magnolia St. OCALA, FLA.
Copyright, 1910. by Street & Smitb
CfjrijMU 191L By the Macnfflu
A ND then It happened- Tudor
A made his blunder. Never di di-AAX
AAX di-AAX Tilling Joan's fluttering wlld wlld-ness,
ness, wlld-ness, mistaking the warmth
and enthusiasm In her eyes aroused
by his latest tale, for something ten tender
der tender and acquiescent, he drew her to
him, laid a forcible detaining arm
about her waist and misapprehended
her frantic revolt for an exhibition of
maidenly reluctance. It occurred on
the veranda after breakfast, and Shel Sheldon,
don, Sheldon, within, heard the sharp exclama exclamation
tion exclamation of Joan, followed by the equally
sharp impact of an open hand against
a cheek. Jerking free from the arm
that was all distasteful compulsion,
Joan had slapped Tudor's face re resoundingly
soundingly resoundingly and with far more vim and
weight than when she had cuffed Go Go-goomy.
goomy. Go-goomy. Sheldon had half started up. then
controlled himself and sunk back In
i his cbalr, so that by the time Joan en
tered the door his composure was re recovered.
covered. recovered. Her right forearm was
clutched tightly In her left hand, while
the white cheeks, centered with the
spots of flaming red, reminded him of
the time he had first seen her angry.
"He hurt my arm," she blurted out
in reply to his look of inquiry.
He smiled Involuntarily. It was so
like her. so like the boy she was, to
come running to complain of the phys physical
ical physical hurt which had been done her.
She was certainly not a woman versed
In the ways of man and In the ways of
handling man. The resounding slap
she had given Tudor seemed still echo echoing
ing echoing in Sheldon's ears, and as he looked
at the girl before him crying out that
her arm was hurt his smile grew
It was the smile that did it, con convicting
victing convicting Joan in her own eyes of the
silliness of her cry and sending over
her face the most amazing blush he
had ever seen. Throat, cheeks and
forehead flamed with the rush of the
He turned toward tne door as if to
put his words into execution, but the
other caught him by the shoulder and
twirled him around
"Look here. Sheldon, 1 ro!d you the
Solomons were too small for the pair
of us, and I meant it."
"Is that an offer to buy Berande,
lock, stock and barrel?" Sheldon que queried.
ried. queried. "No, it Isn't It's an Invitation to
"But what the devil do you want to
fight with me for?" Sheldon's Irrita Irritation
tion Irritation was growing at tho other's per persistence.
sistence. persistence. "I've no quarrel with you.
And what quarrel can you have with
me? I have never interfered with you.
Xou were my guest Miss Lackland is
my partner. If you saw fit to make
love to her and somehow failed to suc succeed,
ceed, succeed, why should you want to fight
with me? This is the twentieth cen century,
tury, century, my dear fellow, and dueling went
out of fashion before you and I were
"You began the row," Tudor dogged doggedly
ly doggedly asserted. "You fired me out of your
house. It won't do, I tell you. You
started It, and I am going to see it
Sheldon smiled tolerantly and pro proceeded
ceeded proceeded to light a cigarette.
"There Isn't any row. It takes two
to make a row, and I, for one, refuse
to have anything to do with such tom tom-foolerv."
foolerv." tom-foolerv." (Continued Tomorrow)
1912 FORD CARS
THE FORE) SALES A8ENGY
0! PALATKA, FLORIDA WALTER W. TILGHMAN, Manager
Their handsome new model Ford cars at the following most
Touring Car, 5-Passenger $740
Delivery Wagon 1vm750
TorpedoJtunaboiit n..rt TT. 640
All cars are fully equipped and prices are delivered in
Ocala. Stop one of our new cars, whereever you see it, and
ask for a demonstration. If interested, leave a call for us at
the Star office, or drop a card in the Ocala postoffice.
STOPS THAT ITCH
If you are suffering from Eczema,
Psoriasis or any other kind of skin
trouble, drop into our store for in instant
stant instant relief. We will guarantee you
to stop that itch in two seconds.
A 25c trial bottle will prove it.
We have sold other remedies for
skin troubles, but none that we couH
recommend more hishly than the well
known compound of Oil of Winter Winter-preen,
preen, Winter-preen, Thymol and a few other in ingredients
gredients ingredients that have wrought such won wonderful
derful wonderful cures all over the country
This compound, known as D. D. D.
Prescription, will cool and heal the
itchy, burning skin as nothing else
I can. Ciet a regular Dome ana see uu
I our no-pay offer,
I Postoffice Drugstore and Annex, J. J.
Pains All Over!
"You are welcome," says Mrs. Nora Ouffey, of Broken
Arrow, Okla., "to use my letter In any way you want to,
If it will induce some suffering woman to try Cardui. I had
pains all tfver, and suffered with an abscess. Three phy physicians
sicians physicians failed to relieve me. Since taking Cardui, I am in
better health than ever before, and that means much to me,
because I suffered many years with womanly troubles, of
different kinds. What other treatments I tried, helped me
for a few days only."
Don't wait until you are taken down sick, before tak taking
ing taking care of yourself. The sir ill aches and pains, and other
symptoms of womanly weakness and disease, always mean
worse to follow, unless given quick treatment
You would always keep Cardui handy, if you knew
what quick and permanent relief it gives, where weakness
find disease of the womanly system makes life seem hard
to bear. Cardui has helped over a million women. Try it
. Writ to: Ladies Advisory Dpt, Cbattaaooga. Medietas Co. Chattanooga, TatUL,
far t9dal hutrwcOofu, sad M-past book. "Homt Trtitmtnt for Womsa." snt frss. J 51
"HE HTTRT MY ABM," SHE B LUSTED OUT.
"He he" she attempted Co vin vindicate
dicate vindicate her deeper indignation, then
whirled abruptly away and passed out
the rear door and down the steps.
Sheldon sat and mustd. He was a
trifle angry, and the tajre be dwelt
upon the happening the angrier he
grew. Joan was the last wman in
the world to attempt to kiss forcibly.
The thing smacked of the backstairs
anyway a sordid little comedy per perhaps,
haps, perhaps, but to have tried it on Joan was
nothing less than sacrilege. The man
should have had better sense.
It was while in this mood that the
screen door banged loudly behind the
heels of Tudor, who strode into the
room and paused before him.
"Well?" Tudor demanded defiantly.
And on the instant speech rushed
to Sheldon's lips.
"I hope you won't attempt anything
like It again, that's all except that I
shall be only too happy any time to
extend to you the courtesy of my
whaleboat. It will land you In Tulagl
In a few hours."
"As if that would settle It," was the
retort "Now, let me tell jou that the
Solomon Islands are not big enough
for the pair of us. This thing's got to
be settled between us, and it may as
well be settled right here and now."
"I can understand your fire eating
manners as being natural to you,"
Sheldon went on wearily, "but why
you should try them on me is what I
can't comprehend. You surely don't
want to quarrel with me."
"I certainly do."
"But what in heaven's name for?"
Tudor surveyed him with withering
"You haven't the soul of a louse. 1
suppose any man could make love t
"But I have no wife," Sheldon Inter Interrupted.
rupted. Interrupted. "Then you ought to have. The situa situation
tion situation la outrageous. Tou might at least
marry her, as I am honorably willing
For the first time Sheldon's rising
anger boiled over.
"Tou" he began violently, then
abruptly caught control of himself and
went on soothingly. "I'll call the
boafs crew and launch a boat You'll
be la Tulagl by 8 this evenlnc"
chay, grain, feeoa
H OCALA, FLA. 1
It HL I Mixed Cars our Specialty. 1 -Se II
V, 2-V Ak Us for Prices Before J
Purchasing and Save II
. Money. s"? J
We offer One Hundred Dollars Re Reward
ward Reward for any case of catarrh that can
not be cured by Hall's Catarrh Cure.
F. J. Cheney & Co.. Toledo, O.
We. the undersigned, have known
F. J. Cheney for the last 15 years, and
believe him perfectly honorable in all
business transactions and financially
able to carry out any obligation made
by his firm.
Walding-. Kinnan & Marvin,
Wholesale Druggists, Toledo, O.
Hall's Catarrh Cure is taken inter internally,
nally, internally, acting directly upon the blood
and mucous surfaces of the system.
Testimonials sent free. Price 75 cents
per bottle. Sold by all drug-gists.
Take Hall's Family Pills for constipation.
STAFOLIFE DAIRY FEED
Will Produce More Milk than Any
Other Feed on the Market.
Call Us Up. Phone No. 8.
0. J. PHILLIPS
Contractor and Builder
Plans ana specifications Furnished
120 South Third Street
We can supply you with pure Ice for
all purposes, whether your require requirements
ments requirements are for home use or for a car carload.
load. carload. Place your orders with us.
OCALA ICE AND PACKING CO.
Accidents to the flesh
will happen, no matter
how careful you are.
Kept always in the house is
a guarantee of prompt treat treatment
ment treatment whenever there Is a cut
burn, bruise or other injury to
the flesh of any member of the
family. The sooner these
wounds are treated, the greater
certainty that they will heal
without much pain or loss of
time. It is equally certain that
the torture of rheumatism,
neuralgia and sciatica, lame
back, stiff neck and lumbago
will be eased, and the disease
speedily driven out of the body.
If vou have it on hand the
sufferine- is short and the cure
is speedy and complete.
Price 25c, 50c and fl.00 per
Stephen Eye Salve Cures Sore
Foley Kidney Pills
TONIC IN ACTION QUICK IN RESULTS
Give prompt relief from BACKACHE,
KIDNEY and BLADDER TROUBLE,
RHEUMATISM, CONGESTION of the
KIDNEYS, INFLAMMATION of the
BLADDER and all annoying URINARY
IRREGULARITIES. A positive boon to
MIDDLE AGED and ELDERLY
PEOPLE and for WOMEN.
HAVE HIGHEST RECOMMENDATION
S. A. Davis, C7 Washiucton St., Connersrrille,
Ind., is in his fcoth year. He writes us: I Lara
lately suffered much from my kidneys and blad bladder
der bladder I had serer. backaches and my kidney action
was too freqnect, cansir? rne to lose much sleep
at niht, and in my bladder there was constat!
pain. I took Foley Kidney Pills for some tima,
and am now free of all trouble and ajrain able to
be up and around. Foley Kidaejr Pills have mj
BOLD by THE COURT PHARMACY
Oranare Springs. Jan. IS. Mr. and J
Mrs. C. X.. Drake of Tampieo, Mexico, j
were quests of the Porter House sev several
eral several days last week.
Mr. John "Franklin of Anderson. Ind.,
is visiting- his niece. Mrs. Frank Ped Ped-rick.
rick. Ped-rick. Mr. Norman Peterson of North Da Dakota,
kota, Dakota, who has been spending several
weeks at the springs, left Sunday for
a visit to Miami and will probably
spend the winter there.
Mr. James A. Coe of Newark. N. J.,
is registered at the Porter House.
Miss Lillian Pedrick spent several
days of last week in Fort MeCoy.
Mrs. McKernes of Salt Lak. Vtah.
was among the arrivals last Tuesday.
Mr. Fred Zr-orb has finished his new
Mr. VT. F. Jordan and his friend. Mr.
John Rast of Moultrie, Ga paid Ocala
a visit last Monday.
Mr. Guy Manning and daughter of
Wankegan, 111., arrived here last week
to inspect the place.
Mr. II. D. Montavel of P.urbank was
a visitor .t the spring last week and
a guest of the Porter House.
Mr. John F. McMurtry has resigned
his position as teacher here and will
go back to Nicholasville, Ky and Miss
Frances Faglie, of Madison, will teach
the unfinished term.
Mr. Lord will preach here this week
as he has been changed from his for former
mer former place, and Mr. M. O. Williams, who
was to have charge of the church here,
has been sent back to Reddiok.
Captain Smith went down to Oeala
Mr. D. P. Deney, who came here a
short time ago and settled on his
farm a short distance from town, died
last week, falling dead in the road.
His body was taken to Palatka, where
it was embalmed and sent to his fam family
ily family in Spokane, Wash. Mr. Deney
made many friends here who are deep
ly grieved over his sad demise and lie
was gr.atly missed.
Kidney Trouhlen Attack Ocala Men
and Women, Old and Young
Kidney ills seize young and old
Come quickly with little warning.
Children suffer in their early years
Can't control the kidney secretions.
Girl(s are languid, nervous, suffer
Women worry, can't do daily work.
Men have lame and aching backs.
The cure for man, woman or child
Is to cure the cause the kidneys.
Doan's Kidney Pills are for sick
Have brought relief to Ocala people.
Ocala testimony proves it.
O. C. Tigner, salesman, 29 Tusca Tusca-willa
willa Tusca-willa St., Ocala, Fla., says: "I am con confident
fident confident that Doan's Kidney Tills are a
remedy of merit for the purposes for
which their use is intended. One of
the younger members of my family
had a kidney weakness and Doan's
Kidney Pills, procured from Tydings
&. Co's. drugstore were used. The
great benefit they brought warrants
me in recommending them."
For sale by all dealers. Price 50
cents. Foster-Milbum.. Buffalo, New
York, sole agents for the United
Remember the name Doan's and
take no other.
Oxford, Jan. IS. Mrs. J. W. Lakey,
who has been ill with measles, we are
glad to note is improving nicely.
Mrs. R. H. Smith returned from
Coleman Sunday after spending a few
days with relatives.
Oxford was well represented at
Sumterville last week at court. Sev Several
eral Several went down to serve as jurors,
others as witnesses. Among those who
went were T. E. Smith, Leon Griggs,
S. L. Griggs, Joe Smith, Wm. O'Dell,
O. O. Owens and E. H. Rowell.
Mrs. Glover of Americus, Ga., is the
guest of her sister, Mrs. J. C. Brown
Mr. William Charles of Ocala is
visiting friends and relatives here this
Quite a number of Oxford people
anticipate attending the state conven convention
tion convention in Ocala next week. Those as assigned
signed assigned as delegates from this church
are Mrs. R. H. Smith, Mrs. Clara Nich Nichols.
ols. Nichols. Mr. S. L. Griggs and Mr. Grimes.
Mis. C. D. Nelson and little daugh daughter,
ter, daughter, Miss Fanny Belle, are visiting
friends at Coleman this week.
Mr. and Mrs. Small have moved into
the Smith hotel and will continue to
run an up-to-date hotel.
We are sorry to learn of the illness
of Mr. Gordon Parham of Coleman,
who is suffering with an attack of
tuberculosis, and his condition thought
serious. Mr. Parham is one of our
young men, but moved away from Ox Oxford
ford Oxford after his marriage. We extend
our deepest sympathy to his anxious
wife and many other relatives.
CURED OF DIABETES
Springfield, Mo.. October, 1909. Hall's
Texas Wonder, of No. 2326 Olive street,
St. Louis, cured m.; of a severe case of
diabetes and I recommend It to any one
suffering from kidney trouble. Mrs.
Kate Waldorf, West Calhoun street.
Sold by druggists.
The board of county commissioners
'will receive bids for ten head of mules
'for road work, on Wednesday, Feb.
! "tii. 19:2. at noon.
i S. T. Sistrunk. Clerk.
I $100 PER PLATE
was paid at a banquet to Henry Clay,
i in New Orleans in 1S42. Mighty cost cost-jly
jly cost-jly for those with stomach trouble or
! indigest'on. Today people everywhere
use Dr. King's New Life Pills for these
troubles as well as liver, kidney and
bowel disorders. Easy, safe, sure.
Only 25e at Tydings & Co.
PUD SIGMA OSMM
62 Fort King Avenue
OCALA : : FLORIDA
SPRING SESSION 1912,
OPENS JANUARY 2, CLOSES MAY 17
FIVE SCHOOL MONTHS
Tuition Fee $41.50 per session or $8.50 per school raonln.
These rates are for advance payment.
BUSINESS DEPARTMENT EXTRA
Shorthand $5. per monthwith Typewriting $8.
Book-keeping $5. per month in Class.
We keep no books. Rates are all Advance. Receipts
Geo. C. and Mrs. G. C. Looney.
jsta&sI hooks I LOCKS CATCHO wire ( Hy
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TNsJT A (S HOOKS LOCKS
I WE HAVE EVERY
THING YOU WANT
We couldn't tell you in a week every article
we have in our store;
IF IT'S HARDWARE WE HAVE IT.
We give Full Weight; Full Measure and a
We want to see you in our store more than
Call up Phone 300 and Let us Give an Estimate on Your
AND ELECTRICAL WORK
We Guarantee to Save You Money on Any Work in Onr Lines
Am we rmploy none but experts we are In position to guarantee er er-ery
ery er-ery piece of work we construct to Mtand the Inspection of tbe moat
rlKld lnMpectorM. It rootit nothing to Ket our figurrit, and you are tbe
winner, whether we aeeure tbe contract or not. Give on a trial.
M. W. TUCKER
FORT KIXG I1LOCK
Owing to the rapid increase in our business and a need
of additional room, we have moved into the store formerly
occupied by the paint department of the Ocala Lumber &
Supply Company, with A. M. Lansford, the music iealer,
OPPOSITE THE BANNER OFFICE.
We are now better prepared than ever to handle your
Tailoring. Cleaning and Pressing.
THE JEFFCOAT TAILORING CO.
Many pretty pirls. dainty costumes,
funny comedian?, and clever special specialties
ties specialties will be seen here soon with the
'Lyman Twins in "The Speculators."
I Constipation Is the cause of many
lallments and disorders that make life
miserable. Take Chamberlain's Stom
ach and Livet Tablets, keep your
bowela regular and you will avoid
these diseases. For sale by all dealers
4 TRAINS FROM THE WEST 4
ATLANTIC COflST LINE
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"South Atlantic Umited,"
" Montgomery Route."
Through Pullman Cars from Chicago, St. Louis,
Cincinnati, Indianapolis, Grand Rapids,
Cleveland, Louisville, Nashville,
Atlanta and Birmingham
Diologj Can Service
For information, or reservation, call on
M. R. WILLIAMS, Ticket Agent, Ocala, Fla.
Y. R. BEAZLEY. T. P. A..
J. G. KIRKLAND, D. P. A.