For All o! the Ckiss
AT RIGHT PRICES
THE FURXITUEE MEN
0CA1A, FLORIDA. FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 1912.
IN THE MOUTH,
Dizziness, and a general "no
account" feeling is a sure sign
of a torpid liver. The remedy
is Simmons Red Z Liver Reg Regulator
ulator Regulator (The Powder Form).
It exercises its greatest re
storative effect in the liver, yet
it is effective in the stomach
and bowels. Indigestion, con constipation
stipation constipation and their attendant
evils disappear before its pow powerful,
erful, powerful, regulating influence.
Try its wholesome purifying
properties. It will give you a
good appetite, sound digestion
and make you feel well.
Sold by Dttlert Price, Urgt package, $1.00,
Atk lot ffca naiiu with tha Bed Z on the label.
If T ruaot get it. remit to at. we wilt eni it by
po.tp.i4. Bimmooa Liver Beruiator i also pot
la llqaid form tor tboee who prefer it. frice tl.00
pt otii. Look for the tu4 L Label.
J. K. ZBU t CO, Props, St Louis, Mo.
Mutlsoua Soldier at Jnarrt Revolt
AKafaat Madero aid Terrorlc
FULLER & AYER
Office over Monroe & Chambliss B'k.
El Paso, Tex.. Feb. 2. While muti mutinous
nous mutinous soldiers who seized Juarez last
night are dissembled into small bands
and the frenzy of rioting has been
displaced by a semblance of order,
more trouble seems inevitable. The
mutineers declare themselves adher adherents
ents adherents of Emiliano Zapata, the rebel
operating Jn south Mexico. They claim
they will fight any attempt made to
In la.-st night's rioting at least eight
persons were killed. Many more were
wounded. Tremendous damage was
done by the mutineers during last
n'ght's riotifK. Many stores were loot looted.
ed. looted. Saloons became special targets of
the rioter.?. Scores of the erstwhile
soldiers are raving with drink.
The mutineers have established a
guard at the Mexican end of the inter international
national international bridges. They are refusing
permission to Americans to cross. De Detachments
tachments Detachments of the Fourth United States
Cavalry are guarding the American
(approaches to the bridges.
I The mutineers are in absolute pos
session of every public building. They
have destroyed many public records.
Various reasons are given for the
uprisings. Some say they mutinied
because some of their fellow soldiers
had been ordered discharged; some say
they rebelled because Madero has not
brought about the reforms he had
promised: some say Pasqual Orozco,
their former chief, and still the idol of
the former rebels in Northern Mexico,
is going to join the Zapata cause, and
that they are with him. None of them
seem to know whom they want for
president, but they all insist that "Ma "Madero
dero "Madero must resign."
and that if she took it by mistake It
wa3 by her own. carelessness, -were
greatly offset by more than seventy
letters which passed between MacFar MacFar-land
land MacFar-land and his former stenographer in
Philadelphia, Florence Bromeley, in
order to marry whom, the state alleg
ed. MacFarland planned to
get rid of
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Rooms 9, 10 and 11, Second Floor,
D A X D R U F F A X D
L. F. BLALOCK
.. Office Over Commercial Bank
OCALA - - FLORIDA
Office Honrs, 8 to 12 a. m, 1 to 5
p. m. Phone 217..
F. E. McCLANE
Physician and Surgeon
General Practice Calls Made Prompt Promptly,
ly, Promptly, Might or "Das.
8pecial 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.
Offloe No. 333; Residence No. 333
POSITIVELY YIELD TO ZEMO AND
A 25c trial size Is a special offeT for
you to test this treatment and see for
yourself how quickly they relieve an
irritated skin or scalp as well as cure
dandruff and prevent falling hair.
One shampoo with ZEMO SOAP and
an application of ZEMO stops the itch itching
ing itching Instantly, cleanses the scalp and
rids it of all dandruff and scurf.
We know that ZEMO and ZEMO
SOAP have no rivals for the prompt
relief and permanent cure of all skin
and scalp affections.
Frequently the trial package will
entirely eradicate a minor case of itch
ing scalp or dandruff and Is always
sufficient to demonstrate the curative
powers of ZEMO and ZEMO SOAP for
every form of skin or scalp eruptions.
A twenty-five-cent package will con convince
vince convince you. Postofflce Drugstore.
The readers of this paper will be
pleased to learn that there is at least
one dreaded disease that science has
been able to cure in all its stages, and
that i3 catarrh. Hall's Catarrh Cure is
the only positive cure now known to
the medical fraternity. Catarrh being
a constitutional disease, requires a
constitutional treatment. Hall's Catarrh
Cure is taken Internally, acting di directly
rectly directly upon the blood and mucous sur surfaces
faces surfaces of the sytsem, thereby destroy destroying
ing destroying the foundation of the disease, and
giving the patient strength by bundl bundling
ing bundling up the constitution and assisting
nature In doing its work. The pro proprietors
prietors proprietors have so much faith in its
curative powers that they offer One
Hundred Dollars for any case that it
fails to cure. Send for list of testimonials.
Address F. J. Cheney & Co., Toledo.
O. Sold by all druggists, 75 cents. Take
Hall's Family Pills for constipation.
Ll'M.VG OF LEESDIRG
Appointed by Governor o
Term of MeUn
Tallahassee. Feb. 2. Governor Gil
christ has appointed J. C. Luning, of
Leesburg, commissioner of agriculture.
to fill out the unexpired term of Mr.
McLin. Mr. Luning is a resident of
Leesburg, Vmt has for some years been
making ;hii home in Tallahassee. For
some time Tie has held a clerical po position
sition position In thV office of the commis commissioner
sioner commissioner of agriculture, and was later
appointed secretary of the Board of
Internal Improvement Fund, which
position he wasXholding at the time of
his appointment o succeed Mr. McLin.
Mr.Lunlng Is arr excellent gentleman
and a capable man,.
This Bank is a co-operative
institution, lending its facil facilities,
ities, facilities, its resources and its ad advice
vice advice in the avenues of legiti legitimate
mate legitimate business
Extending its helpfulness in
meritorious directions and
Caring for the requirements
of the small depositor as con conscientiously
scientiously conscientiously as it does for
those of the largest.
Commercial and individual
accounts always welcome.
U. S. POSTAL SAVINGS
III IN I HIT
From Japan Around th Coat of tl tl-ka
ka tl-ka Mar Have Closed Violent
Cordova, Alaska. Feb. 2.
earthquake shocks were frit
day throughout southwestern
and far in t
were felt on
ie interior. The tremors
the coast as far west a?
50 miles inland.
reports that it was severe in the Ta-
nana valley. Some weeks ago. it was
reported that the warm current that j
Hows up from the southern ocean j
around Eastern Asia and Western ;
North America had changed in course i
somewhat on the Alaskan coat aid
was bearing its way closer in shore. It
is the opinion of scientists that this
influx of warmer water has melted
many million-year-old ice formation
along the Alaskan shore and many
minor earthquakes will follow until
the status of the coast has resettled.
This current, however, known as the
Japan current, bears the same rela relation
tion relation to the Pacific ocean that the Gulf
Stream does to the Atlantic.
FIRST LA GRIPPE.
TO FIRE IXSI HANCK COMPANIES
THE SOUND SLEEP
OF GOOD HEALTH
Is not for those suffering from kidney
ailments and irregularities. The prompt
use of Foley Kidney Pills will dispel
backache and rheumatism, heal and
strengthen sore, weak and ailing kid kidneys,
neys, kidneys, restore normal action, and with
it health and strength. Mrs. M. F.
Spalsbury, Sterling, 111., says: "I suf suffered
fered suffered great pain in my back and kid
neys, could not sleep at night, and
could not raise my hands over my head.
But two bottles of Foley Kidney Pills
cured me." Anti-Monopoly Drugstore.
That was the case with Mrs. W. S.
Bailey, McCreary, Ky. "My wife was
taken down with a severe attack of
lagrippe, which run into bronchitis.
She coughed as tho' she had consump consumption
tion consumption and coull not sleep at night. The
first bottle of Foley's Honey and Tar 1
Compound gave her so much relief
that she continued using it until she
was permanently cured." Sold by the
on. prices uoixf; i p
ARABS WINCED AX AVIATOR
SACCIIIHIN IS TOO SWEET
Their Markamen Scored on aa Italian
Bird Man who -waft Shelling
One of Their Camps
Tripoli. Feb. 2. While throwing
bombs from an aeroplane into an Arab
encampment near Tobruk in Cyren Cyren-ecia,
ecia, Cyren-ecia, Captain Monte, an Italian mili
tary airman, was severely wounded.
Outposts of the Italian force at To
bruk, which was occupied by the Ital
ian expeditionary army in October,
have been subjected recently to a num number
ber number of harrassing attacks by the Arabs,
DR. J. T. SHAW. VETERINARIAN
Graduate of the United States Col College
lege College of Veterinary Surgeons,
WASHINGTON, D. C.
treated at the Jonea Iloapltal on South
Flrat Street. Weat
All Calls Promptly Answered.
mVER &MAC KAY
- Funeral Directors
Undertakers and Embalmers
Fine Caskets and Burial Robes
D. E. STIVER, Funeral Director
All Work Done by Licensed Em Embalmers
balmers Embalmers and Fully Guaranteed.
Phones: D, E. Mclver, 104; Sam
Pyles. 380; Undertaking Office. 47.
G. J. PHILLIPS
Contractor and Builder
Plans ana specifications Furnished
129 South Third Street
OCALA FLO ill DA
Hern Ken noard Prohibit It I'ae, but
Will Allow Bensoate In Small
Washington, Feb. 2. Saccharin can cannot
not cannot be used in foodstuffs sold in the
United States after today. Eminent J whose position and strength were not
chemists and pure food experts have J known to the Italian commander
decided that Its continued use is dele- J Captain Monte made a flight with
tenous to health, and under authority another military man who acted as
of the pure food law the secretary of observer into the desert and dlscover dlscover-agriculture",
agriculture", dlscover-agriculture", the secretary of the treas- ed the Arab encampment. He threw
ury and the secretary of commerce and several bombs among the enemy, who
labor have Issued an order against its responded with rifle Are. The aero-
use. This order is a blow to many In- I plane was struck four times by the
dustrles and Is regarded by govern- J Arab bullets, one of -which hit Captain
ment authorities as one of the most Monte, wounding him severely. He
Important and far-reaching issued j was, however, able to return to camp
since the pure food act was passed, j with the assistance of his companion
More than thirty classes of foodstuffs and both landed safely, bringing val
are affected. I uable Information
The saccharin decision handed down
by the Remsen board, the first having There are Two Kinos of Chill Tonic
Florida is soon to have a fire insur insurance
ance insurance company of its own and will be
able to keep at home millions of dol dollars
lars dollars that go annually north and east
and even abroad for fire and casualty
insurance and the profits of this busi business,
ness, business, (which were over 34 li per cent.
on the capital invested in cash divi-
dends last year), have been kept in
the North while we have been unable
to improve the South for want of funds
and we have been compelled to send
for this money and pay a handsome
rate of interest for it. Does it pay?
In the past, we have been compelled
to do it and we are glad that the north
has been able to furnish us this good
fire protection. But now we are no
longer to be dependent on our North Northern
ern Northern brothers and a few aggressive bus business
iness business men have made plans for a com company
pany company of sufficient magnitude to handle
this branch of commerce and the loyal
citizens of the good state of Florida
are falling in line and the stock is
rapidly being subscribed and fire in
surance agencies by the score are ap applying
plying applying for contracts with the new
company, knowing that the business
men will not go North and abroad for
what they can buy at home. Mr.
Cozatt, representing theFlorida Fire
& Casualty Insurance Company of
Jacksonville, was seen at the Ocala
House today and says he will return
again next week to look after the
many inquiries he has received from
JOS. V. DODGE & GO.
PRACTICAL. PAINTERS AXD PAPER
been to uphold the use of benzoate of
soda in small quantities as a preserva
tive of foodstuffs. This latter decis
ion has been bitterly criticised, the op opponents
ponents opponents of benzoate declaring that
even if that substance is harmless in
itself it enables preservers and can-
ners to put up decaying fruits and
vegetables which could not possibly be
used without a preservative.
The Remsen board found that sac
charin, which is a distillate or deriva
tive of coal tar, and is 300 times as
sweet as sugar, is likely seriously to
affect the digestive functions when
used ii quantities of over three-tenths
of a grain a day for any considerable
period. While intensely sweet, sac
charin has no nutritive value, declare
The Remsen decision sustains the
original findings of Dr. Harvey W.
Wiley and other experts, who had
asked that the use of saccharin be
condemned. While defeated in the
benzoate of soda case. Dr. Wiley's
Judgment has been vindicated 'n the
matter of saccharin.
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 DRUGG'ST.
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.
Mouthpiece of Standard Oil Company
Say that Ienn Ivanla Product
Haw Ileen Reduced
New York. Feb. 2 Prices of oil have
been going up steadily since the disso dissolution
lution dissolution of the oil trust by the decree of
the United States supreme court, and
a representative of the Standard Oil
Company said yesterday that they
probably would go higher. Three times
this year the Standard Oil Company of
New Jersey has advanced the price
which it pays for crude oil. and there
has been corresponding increases in
the wholesale and retail quotations for
kerosene, gasoline and others of the
refined products. Gasoline has risen 2
cents a gallon in the New Tork mar market.
ket. market. Automobile dealers estimate the
advance means an increase of more
than $200,000 a month in the cost of
running the automobile in New York
Not only in New York, but else- J
where through the country nave prices
been raised. The increased cost of
conducting the thirty-three companies
into which the oil trust was divided,
as compared with the expenses of the
compact organization, which existed
under the old regime has been ad advanced
vanced advanced as a reason for the rise in
According to J. I. C. Clarke, the
mouthpiece of the Standard Oil Com Company,
pany, Company, this theory is not correct. Mr.
Clarke said that the higher prices were
due to economic conditions. The Penn Pennsylvania
sylvania Pennsylvania fields, he said, supply the best
crude oil. and as the output of that
product recently has been insufficient,
the price of Pennsylvania has been ad
vanced: to stimulate production. .Mr.
Clarke said that the quotation would
be raised until it reached a point
which restored the production in the
Pennsylvania field to required basis.
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HuMShIh & PASTEUR
Ensign films are double Instantan Instantaneous.
eous. Instantaneous. Get them at Mills' Studio.
OPEN ALL NIGHT
The Merchant's Cafe is now open
night and day. Meals and lunches can
be had at any hour of the day or night.
First class service is guaranteed at
any hour of the night, as well as day.
J. R. Dewey, Proprietor.
ALMOST LOST HIS LIFE
amercUl and Bulletin Signs Made
aad Skipped to any Polat la Florida
P. O. BOX 181
Of flee aad Shop
28 H S. Magnolia St.. Ocala, Fla.
Accurate Building Plans. Blue Prints
tad Specifications made. Lands Sur Surtaxed
taxed Surtaxed and Platted. Close Estimates
Side on Erection of Buildlnes of any
character by contract or on commis commis-Hon
Hon commis-Hon basis, write or consult me at
Bottc 27, Holder Block
OCAIiA - FLORIDA
in the earth are sometimes heard be
fore a terrible earthquake, that warn
of the coming peril. Nature's warn warnings
ings warnings are kind. That dull pain or ache
in the back warns you the kidneys
need attention if you would escape
those dangerous maladies, dropsy, dia diabetes,
betes, diabetes, or Brighfs disease. Take Elec Electric
tric Electric Bitters at once and see backache
fly and all your best feelings return.
"My son received great benefit from
their use for kidney and bladder trou
ble." writes Peter Bondy. South Rock-
wood, Mich. "It is certainly a great
kidney medicine." Try it. 50 cents at
W. C. RLANGHARD
CONTRACTOR AND BUILDER
P. O. BOX 46 OCALA. FLA
No more limping for Tom Moore of
Cochran, Ga. "I had a bad sore on my
instep that nothing seemed to help till
used Bucklen's Arnica Salve," he
writes, "but this wonderful healer soon
ured me." Heals old, running sores.
ulcers, boils, burns, cuts, bruises, ecze
ma or piles. Try it. Only 25 cents at
Tydings & Company.
Who la Sow In FTIa TTevr Building,
Corner South Flrat and Magnolia
Streeta Phone 73
S. A. Stid of Mason, Mich., will never
forget his terrible exposure to a mer merciless
ciless merciless storm. "It gave me a dreadful
cold," he writes, "that caused severe
pains in my chest, so it was hard for
me to oreatne. neignpor gave me
several doses of Dr. King's New Pis-J Tydings & Company
covery which brought great relief. The
doctor said I was on the verge of pneu
monia, but to continue with the Dis Dis-coverv.
coverv. Dis-coverv. I did so and two bottles com
pletely cured me." Use only this quick.
safe, reliable medicine for coughs.
olds. or any throat or lung trouble.
Price 50c and $1. Trial bottle free.
Guaranteed by Tydings & Co.
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-
pL' to Ocala Lumber & Supply Co.
OP "WIFE MURDER
BLAMED A GOOD WORKER
I blamed my heart for severe dis
tress In my left side for two years
writes W. Evans, Danville, Va., "but I
Newark X. J.. Feb. 2. The Jury in now know it was indigestion, as Dr.
the case of Allison M. MacFarland. on J King's New Life Pills completely cured
trial for the murder of his wire by I me. Best for stomach, liver and
cyanide poisoning, returned a verdict j kidney troubles, constipation, headache
of guilty of murder in the first degree or debility. 25c at Tydings & Co
shortly before midnight tonight.
The conviction of MacFarland was j Ensign films are the best for gloomy
mainly on circumstantial evidence. His J days. You can get them at Mills'
wife met death on the night of Oct. I Studio
17 last, when MacFarland was absent
from home, by taking cyanide of po- I Sedentary habits, lack of outdoor ex-
tassium, which the state alleged Mac-ercise, insufficient mastication of food
Farland had deliberately substituted constipation, a torpid liver, worry and
PIECE GOODS NOW
Call and look them over and
give your order now for a
handsome fall tailor made
suit of clothes
for headache medicine which Mrs.
MacFarland was in the habit of taking.
MacFarland's declaration that he
had told his wife about the cyanide
anxiety, are the most common causes
of stomach troubles. Correct your
habits and take Chamberlain's Stomach
and Liver Tablets and you will soon be
well again. For sale by all dealers.
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. Wll
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
HE WO XT LIMP XOW
LAKE WEIR PROPERTIES
We have a few choioe Lake Weir
properties for sale. These properties
are fine bargains, if taken at once, and
for cash. They will not he long on
the market at these prices, so see us at
once if interested.
The Mrs. C. J. Smith cottages at
Lake Weir station, 100 yards from de
pot. One house has 24 acres of land.
1200. The other has two lots, $450.
Rose Cottage, furnished, at Eastlake,
formerly owned by Mrs. Konkey. Has
two acres of land and some good bear bearing
ing bearing orange trees Price, $1250.
A pretty ten-acre tract of land, five
acres in large bearing orange grove.
Part of the Connor property and ad adjoining
joining adjoining the Leslie place, a rare bar
gain at $2600, cash.
The Dr. Izlar orange grove at North
Lake; three acres of bearing grove,
capable of producing 500 boxes of or oranges;
anges; oranges; eight-room house, barn. vater
tank, etc. Price, $4500.
Address or call on,
KRAMER & KLOCK,
Office in Montezuma Hotel.
GREAT SUCCESS. IX MISSOURI
Caruthersville, Mo., Dec. 7, 1S0S.
"Enclosed find check for last gross
of Mendenhall's Chill and Fever Tonic.
Your chill tonic has been a great suc
cess in this section and is our leader."
Sold on a guarantee by the Court
Meetlner of Democratic Executive
Committee of 3Iarlon County
Notice is hereby given to all parties
interested that the democratic execu executive
tive executive committee of Marion county, Flor Florida,
ida, Florida, will meet at the court house in
Ocala, Florida, at 10 o'clock a. m. Sat Saturday,
urday, Saturday, February 3rd, 1912. Business of
importance will be transacted.
L W. Duval, Chairman.
V WARXIXG AGAINST WET FEET
Wet and chilled feet usually affect
the mucous membrane of the nose,
throat and lungs, and lagrippe. bron bronchitis
chitis bronchitis or pneumonia may result. Watch
carefully. particularly the children,
and for the racking, stubborn coughs
give Foley's Honey and Tar Compound.
It soothes the inflamed membrane, and
heals the cough quickly. Take no sub substitute.
stitute. substitute. Anti-Monopoly Drugstore.
FLORIDA AUTO SALES COMPANY
North Magnolia St., Ocala. Fla.
Call at the FLORIDA AUTO SALES COMPANY'S flare:?
when in need ol Auto Supplies. WE are HEADQUARTERS
for all kinds.
We keep Competent and Skilled Machinists te do YOUR
repair work. Cars washed at all times day or night d
trimmings polished to look like new. When in town
leave your cars in onr place. Gasoline, grease and ell
on hind at all times. Machine shop fully equipped to do
work on short notice. Tires changed and tubes fixed at
once. Gas tanks for sale or exchanged.
THE BEST CARS ON EARTH FOR SALE
Auto Sales Company
A GREAT HOUSE FURNISHING
Following are Just a Few of the Thousands of
Articles Carried in our 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
Koll and Flat Top Iesks, Typewriter Desks, Stenographer
Desks, Office Chairs, Stools, Sofas, Etc
For the Dining Room
Handsome Round or Square Extension Tables, Dining Chairs,
Itugs, Sideboards and Chiffoniers, Iiouffets, China Closets, China
Dinner Sets, Lamps, Fine Table Linen, Etc.
Handsome Mahogany, Oak, Willow 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 Mattiags, 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 d
Sisors 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
Unframed, in any Subject and for any Part of the Home. Picture
Frames and Pictures Framed to Order, and Hundreds of Samples of
Framing o 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, Whips and Everything for the Horse or Vehicle.
McIVER & MacKAY
PHONE 47 North Magnolia St. OCALA, FLA
OCAlA TXESISG STAfc. FPJBAT, FEE&tAfcT 2, 1912
OCALA EVENING STAR
Blttinger & Carroll Proprietors.
S. B. Carroll, Business Manager.
J. H. Eenjamta, Editor.
AJf ACCURATE ESTIMATE
The following- from the Penaaeola
Journal La a Tery accurate estimate of
Colonel TVatterson's course In the Wil-son-Harrey
Bereral years ago membership c&rda
to the Bnttlnaky Club were circulated
orer the country, and a hoWer of one
of thee cards was prirlleged to butt butt-to
to butt-to at his pleasure to any kind, priyate
or public, secret or open conversations
or meetings. We mention this merely
to show that under certain conditions
one Is prirlleged to "butt-In" to things
which do not concern him.
Henry TVatterson has availed him himself
self himself of the privilege which holders of
these cards enjoy without showing a
card entitling him to membership. He
has attempted to make a mountain
out of a mole hill by putting a. wrong
construction upon, what Governor Wil Wilson
son Wilson told Editor Harvey.
Wilson thoroughly understood each
other is borne out by the correspond- j
ence between Wilson and Harvey as
published in yesterday's Journal. The
final letter, just before Harvey ex explained
plained explained fto his readers why he had
taken from the masthead of Harper's
Weekly tjje name of Woodrow Wilson
for presfcfent, shows that Watterson's
buttlnski" stunt was uncalled for
and was undignified. The letter says:
"January 16, 1312.
"My dear Governor Wilson: Thank
you sincerely for your most handsome
letter. I can only repeat what I said
before: That there is no particle of
personal rancor or resentment left In
me. I beg you to believe that I have
not said one work to anybody of crit criticism
icism criticism of you.
I have to print a word of explana explanation
tion explanation to the Weekly's readers, but it
will be the briefest possible.
"Very truly yours,
Watterson had a perfect right to
support some other man than Wilson
for president. He could have done
that and have retained the respect of
his admirers throughout the country
who have not only admired him be because
cause because of his talent as a writer, but be
cause heretofore he has usually ap appeared
peared appeared to be fair.
Now It is different- His friends can cannot
not cannot longer respect him for he has done
many times worse than what he ac accused
cused accused Wilson of doing. He has dem demonstrated
onstrated demonstrated that he not only is an in in-grate.
grate. in-grate. but he has deliberately tried to
ruin one man and in doing this he has
There was not the slightest occa occasion
sion occasion for Watterson to take a part in
the Harvey-Wilson affair, and it is
well that he has injured only himself.
SUCH SMALL SHOES
The following is a solemn warning
to several Ocala girls who are wear wearing
ing wearing shoes a size or two too small for
Miss Josephine Patton of Baltimore,
about a month ago bought a pair of
shoes which she wore for several days.
Tightness caused a slight irritation on
the little toe of the right foot. Miss
Patton thought it would wear off in a
few days, but it developed in several
days In. an ulceration. Next the foot
began to swell and then the leg. Thor Thoroughly
oughly Thoroughly alarmed. Miss Patton applied
for treatment at the Mercy Hospital,
where the case was diagnosed as gan gangrenous
grenous gangrenous affection. The foot was open opened
ed opened and the wound sterilized, but it be became
came became more virulent, and the physicians
decided that Immediate amputation
was Imperative. The leg was taken
off just below the hip. care being tak taken
en taken to cut away all the infected parts
to. prevent the disease from spreading.
POPPED THE QUESTION
AND PAID THE PARSON
The following dispatch from Phila Philadelphia
delphia Philadelphia to the New York World de describes
scribes describes the way in which a Philadel Philadelphia
phia Philadelphia girl set a good example to her
sisters throughout the United States:
Mrs. Frederick Carr of Germantown
Is the first bona fide leap year bride
of the East. Not only did she propose,
but she Insisted on paying the carfare
to Wilmington, where they were mar married,
ried, married, purchased the ring and supplied
the Rev. George I Wolf with his fee.
Mrs. Carr was Miss Margaret E. Mo Mo-lenkopf.
lenkopf. Mo-lenkopf. On Tuesday night last Fred Frederick
erick Frederick Carr called.
"Fred." she said, according to her
own acknowledgement. "I am tired of
living alone; let's go and get married."
The bride explained that she knew
"Fred loved her, so she wasn't a bit
afraia of a refusal."
Fred lived up to her expectations
and they were married. The bride bridegroom
groom bridegroom says he "never could have got gotten
ten gotten up the nerve to ask her."
The proprietors of the Triangle
Shirt Waist Company, in which 146
children lost their lives, have been ac acquitted
quitted acquitted of guilt. Newspaper Item.
What else could be done if we wish
to be consistent? This Is a country
where profits come first, while sentiment-and
charity come tagging along
behind. It seems to be thoroughly
proved that profits cannot be extract extracted
ed extracted from the making of shirt waists
without conditions closely approaching
those of the sweat-shop. We cannot
have sweat-shops unless we have fire
traps. We cannot have fire traps with without
out without having occasional fires such as this
in which appalling loss of life occurs.
Let us not get excited and upset the
whole profit system just because the
expected happens. We may hesitate a
few minutes to feel sorry for all con concerned,
cerned, concerned, but we must not stop. Those
profits are calling us Irresistibly.
SCHEDULE OF AMUSEMENTS
AT THE TEMPLE THIS SEASON
Following is the list of the attrac attractions
tions attractions which will be at the Temple the
remainder of the season.
2nd Black PattL
5th anCth Mabel Paige.
8th, 8th. 10th The Bell Boy Com Company
pany Company (Johnny and Ella Galvln).
18th The Lion and the Mouse.
14 th Co burn's Minstrels.
19th Millionaire Tramp.
22nd Buster Brown.
27th Mountain Ash Choir Chorus.
4 th Paid in FulL
7th Paul Gllmore (Himself.)
11th DeKoven Lyceum.
miss a night at Park's big
-Bay your kodak supplies at Mills
Btudlo, where you can get the best.
ITS. JiUL'm VLSZTLAL
Tfce funeral services of 3r. W. I
Jewett were held at the family resi residence
dence residence yesterday afternoon and were
largely attended- No man has held a
higher place than Mr. Jewett la the
esteem of his friends, and sincere sor sorrow
row sorrow for his. death and sympathy for
his bereaved children filled the minds
of all present.
Rev. O- HendTe Harrison of Jack Jacksonville,
sonville, Jacksonville, formerly pastor of Grace
Episcopal church, and a close personal
friend of the family, conducted the
funeral services. Messrs. C. B. Cull en,
A. E. Gerig:. J. J. Gerig and D. 8. Wood Wood-row
row Wood-row sang several hymns, favorites of
Messrs. B. A. Weathers. Jake Brows.
J. J. Gerig, C. S. Cullen. George H.
Ford and D. S. Woo 3 row acted as pall
bearers. At the conclusion of the ser services
vices services the remains were borne to Green Greenwood
wood Greenwood cemetery and laid to rest by the
side of Mrs. Jewett, who dle4 about
eight years ago.
WILLIAM E. NIX
The Star regrets to hear of the death
of Mr. William E. Nix, of Kendrick.
Mr. Nix was In the city apparently a3
well as ever the other day, so hl3
friends were surprised and shocked
this morning to hear he was dead.
Mr. Nix was an old and prominent
citisen. He owned a farm and store
near Kendrick, where he had lived the
greater part of his life. He was 'a fre frequent
quent frequent visitor to Ocala and had many
friend3 in the city. He was a well well-informed
informed well-informed and broad-minded man, a sin sincere
cere sincere friend to his friends, devoted to
hl3 family and the soul of hospitality
to all who entered his home.
He died very suddenly last night and
his remains were Interred at Kendrick
today. Mclver & MacKay having charge
of the funeraL He leaves, beside his
widow, two sons, Messrs. Claude and
Edward Nix, and a daughter. Miss
Ruth, a young lady of about sixteen.
LIFE AND WORK OP Me LIN
Benjamin Ernest McLin was born
In Greene county, Tenn.. September
22, 1851; son of CoL John B. and
Catherine Jane (Ernest) McLin. He
was given every educational advantage
possible to bestow, receiving his early
Instruction from an accomplished tu tutor,
tor, tutor, his uncle, Dr. John P. Hadlock, a
Presbyterian minister of note. Kings
College was the first educational in
stitution at which he matriculated, and
he subsequently attended Hampden-
Sidney College in Virginia winning
the debater's medal and receiving other
testimonials of proficiency at that seat
of learning. He read law under the
able directions of his distinguished
father at Jonesboro. Tenn., and being
admitted to the bar at that place be
gan the practice of his profession
there. He was much Interested In the
pursuit of agriculture and conducted
a big farm while practicing law.
In 1876 he married Miss Linn I e Peak
Smith. Two sons were born of that
union. In 1876 he removed to Florida
on account of his wife's health, set settling
tling settling at Umatilla in Lake county, and
devoting his attention to growing cit citrus
rus citrus fruits, general farming and a lum
He entered politics, and served as
state senator from the 23rd district,
and served with marked distinction
during the legislative sessions of 1895,
1897 and 1899, being a prominent mem member
ber member of important committees and
fathering various valuable measures
that were enacted into law. In No
vember, 1900, he was elected to the of office
fice office of state commissioner of agricul
ture, an office which he has held con
tinually since that time, and for
which he was again a candidate.
The first Mrs. McLin died In 1886
and some years later he wed Miss Jo
sephine Glidewell of Lake county, who
survives him. Of that union three
children were born Llnnie Pearl,
John Blair and Ruby Bearden McLin
Few men in public life in this state
have been as popular as B. E. McLin
He was a member of the Presbyterian
church and a Mason in high standing.
Everybody knows that our 35c. reg
ular dinner for week days can't be
beat. Everything up-to-date and san
itary. Thats all. The Ideal Restaur
ant and Cafe. Will Lee, manager.
FOR SALE AT A BARGAIN
15 acres of improved land one mile
from Silver Springs; 200 fruit trees In
bearing and other fruit trees set out.
A three-room house and out buildings
A bargain. $400. J. F. Jones, Silver
Springs, Fla. l-25-6t
HART LINE SCHEDULE
The Hart Line steamers will leave
Silver Springs at 2 o'clock Tuesdays
Thursdays and Saturdays. Tickets and
reservations at the office of Mr. W. W,
CAFE OPEN ALL MIGHT
The Merchant's Cafe, J. R. Dewey,
proprietor, will now be open the entire
twenty-four hours, with an experienced
man In charge at night.
A. M. BOBBITT'S
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BLADDER and all annoying URINARY
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MIDDLE AGED and ELDERLY
PEOPLE and for WOMEN.
HAVE HIGHEST RECOMMENDATION
8. A. Dt1s, 627 Washington St.. ConnerrrUl
Ind., is in his SSth rear, fie writes us: "I hart
lately suffered much from nay kidneys and blad
der I bad sever backaches sod my kidney action
was too frequent, causing- me to lose much sleep
at nigbt, and In my bladder there was eoastaWt
pain. I took Foley Kidney Pills for some time,
end am now free of all trouble and min able to
be up aad aroand. Foley Kidney Pills bare say
niff&ast reoom means mob.
Sold fey the Amti-Meaoyely Dragster
AT THE TEMPLE THIS ETENTN'G
T Black Pattl aid Her Superb Ag Ag-grega
grega Ag-grega tlm of Mule and Comedy
Music and humor
wil r.OiJ ign car-;
nival at the Temple
when the Blaci Patti jauaic&l Coirea;"
Company presents the latent
success, "In the Jungles."
The play Is said to be intensely
funny and to possess rare charm o
uriKiiiAi, aue 1 l- i
: .1!. T r .i - 3 :
ons follow one upon the other
naturalness and unique humor, they t
fairly captivate the audience. Few
colored comeaian3 nave e mood lea iii;;,..i
them so many delightful melodies, and ;
the attention of the listeners Is ab- i
sorbed from beginning to end.
MABEL PAIGE WILL
BE HERE: MONDAY
One of the best features a&out tr.e
attractions booked at the Temple for j
next week. Feb. 5th and th. Is the J
fact that everybody knows In advance j
tnat a goon snow may oe aepenaea ;
upon. Miss Mabel Paige has been com- ;
ing to Ocala one or more times every
year for a number of years and she
has never disappointed her friends and!
patrons. Not only is she an unusually
talented and finished artist herself, bat
she Invariably brings with her an ex excellent
cellent excellent supporting company. In addi addition.
tion. addition. Jhe always ha3 something really
new to offer in the way of play?.
On the present tour she i presenting
the well known western drama, "The
Girl and the Bandit." which will be
the attraction Monday night, Feb. 5th, I
which 13 a wonderfully gripping and PAINTING TAUGHT
intense play. This play is creating a j Lessons in oil, water colors and free free-sensation
sensation free-sensation wherever presented and i- hand drawing. Robin F Gray. No. 44,
said by competent critics to be the Sanchez street.
best one iliss Paige ha3 had in reper-
toire. The scale of prices ha3 been
fixed at 25c, 35c and 50c. and seats
are on sale in advance at the Court
RETURN OF THE FAVORITES
Johnnr td Ella Galrin vrltk "A Bellitifled check for $50, and on file on or
Boy" Musical Comedy :
A special three nights engagement
is announced of Johnny and Ella Gal Gal-win
win Gal-win with "A Bell Boy" Musical Com Comedy
edy Comedy Company, at the Temple, com commencing
mencing commencing Thursday, February 8. with a
This company is the same that
pleased Ocala so well last season by
presenting musical comedies up to a
standard of any of the $1.50 attrac attractions
tions attractions for popular prices. And this
season the company is one hundred
per cent stronger, having spent over
95,000 in building up a repertoire of
musical comedies that will come up
to and surpass the standard attained
by "A Bell Boy" last season.
The Oalvlns are supported by thirty
capable actors and a chorus of pretty
girls with wardrobe that is as costly
and gorgeous as any carried by the
biggest productions leaving New York
City. The company carries a special
sixty-foot baggage car of scenery and
effects for six musical comedy produce
tions so that nothing will be repeat
ed during the entire engagement.
Among the repertoire will be "The
Man Question," one of the latest and
most successful hits in the musical
comedy line, "Zira from Turkey," a'
gorgeous oriental comedy and "The
Two Masqueraders," and the big New
York success, "Little Miss Mix-Up."
Each and every one of the produc
tions this season is guaranteed to be
first class musical comedy shows. Bj-
special arrangement the price? will be
reduced to 35c, 50c and ?5c. The open
ing ccmedy Thursday night will be
the big New York success, "Little Mi3s
Ensign films are double Instantan
eous. Uet them at Mills btudio.
Pausing Ocala for Orlando
Passing; Ocala for Jacksonville
For reservation and Information
City Passenger Agent,
Phone 120, Merchant's Block
12:15 pm Lv Jacksonville Ar 3:15 pm
. Tampa... Lv 8:45 p.m.
BUFFET BROILER SERVICE
ELEGANT VESTIBULE COACHES
One Night Ont of New York
Steel Electrically Lighted Pullman
Train Dining Car Service
Connection for Leesbarg, Orlando, Pal Palmetto,
metto, Palmetto, Manatee, Bradentown
A CEXrrVE FLORIDA PLAT
"On the s';x-.re River," the slay
j ?:ven by -he C. W. Park Corrpiny at
:ts tent ir.eare
r!ht teas great-
e audience that
nan y frier. 3 in Oca la. and as
; member appears In his or her part,
; yo2 can e ?--?- in the au.iif-Tirp
..j .lT. f.5s,",
the names oi
great rr.any people attend every p&r-
iforssar. 5 ---r, e v -ja- for
-rv.. v .v.
ubi3 an2 tomorrow afternoons.- and
satariay night t.-e company w:ll close
its er.gasemer-t in Oca! a.
i If at any time Mr. Elmer DeCam?
turns up missing, just hunt up the C.
W. Park show and he will be found
; sitting on- ore of the front seats with
;asket of j.eanut beside him.
The sreai big- theatrical event of the
season will take place when "The
Lion and tne Mouse w:ll oe presented
in this city. It? representation will
enlist a corps of artists of reputation
jan-J of undoubted talent an! is staged
with the same s?r&at care that is given
to the exclusive city production.
When In eed of aa An to, Ring t"p
J. H. SMITH
At the Florida Auto Sale Company
PRICES REASONABLE- GOOD CARS
CALL FOR LIDS
Notice is hereby given that we will
receive bids for the construction of
four cottages according to plans and
specifications on ale in the office of
Baxter Carn at his store. Each bid to
be sealed and accompanied by a cer-
before the 15th day of February, 1912.
Secretary of Citizens' Investment Com Company
pany Company of Ocala.
Foley Kidney Pills will cure any case
of kidney or bladder trouble not be beyond
yond beyond the reach of medicine. No med medicine
icine medicine can do more. Sold by the Anti Anti-Monopoly
Monopoly Anti-Monopoly Drugstore.
FRIDAY NIGHT, FEB. 2
THE BLACK PATH
In Their Latent Succenn
II II Jl
E. SISSIEflETTA JONES
The Original Black Pattl
'HAPPY"' JULIUS GLENN
The Wangdoodle Comedian
And a Large Supporting Company of
Prices: 50 cents, 75 cents and $1
Commencing Monday. Feb. 5th
Return of the Favorites
C0AS. IV. RITCHIE
and Her Popular Players
Opening Play the Intensely In Interesting
teresting Interesting Western Comedy
Drama in Three Acts
The Girl and The Bandit
Seats now on sale at the Conrt
Pharmacy. Prices, 25c. 35c, 50c
and Saturday Matinee, Com Commencing
mencing Commencing Thursday, Feb. 8
Johnny and Ella Galvin
Bell Boy Musical Comedy
Thursday Night, "LITTIE MISS
Twenty-live People. Everything
New This Season
Prices, 35c, 50c and 75c
CARPENTER AND BUILDER
Careful Estimates Hade oa All Con
tract Work. Gives more and better
work for the money than any other
contractor in the city.
AMM(G YdDTO MEW
WE 10PE THAT YOU HAVE
To buy your Groceries of us during 1912.
Among the reasons why you should deal with usf
are: Our stock is the most complete to be found
in this part of the state.
Any thing that you buy of ifs, you can always be
sure of Quality.
WE GUARANTEE ATOFACT(D)M
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 Yon Will be a Satisfied Customer.
Wishing you a Prosperous and Happy New
Year, we are,
(Do Mo Teapot (GiFdDceeiry
Two Phones, 16
Because of my duties as superin superintendent
tendent superintendent of public Instruction I cannot
give personal attention to my 100-acre
farm on the Blitchton hard road and
for this and the further reason that
I need the money, I offer It for sale.
The features are a beautiful, healthful,
accessible location, good new houses
for occupant and help, excellent barn
with stalls and outhouses; 50 acres
well fenced in perfect cultivation, well
equipped with work stock, Implements,
vehicles, harness and feed. Plant will
Inventory $7000, but must go at once.
All ready for immediate occupancy.
For all particulars see or write,
J. H. BRINSON. Owner,
At Courthouse, Ocala, Fla,
XOTICE TO LADIES
When down town shopping; stop in
at the Ideal Restaurant and Cafe and
get a cup of the best coffee ever drawn.
Sunday chicken dinner, from 12 to 3 p.
m., 50c. Thats all. Will Lee, manager.
STRENUOUS YEAR FOR SHI STER
Will Reach Home In a Few Days After
a Tvrelve Months Absence
London, Feb. 2. W. Morgan Shus Shus-ter.
ter. Shus-ter. former American treasurer gen general
eral general of Persia, will sail for New York
in a few days and will reach there
about the middle of February. He has
accepted a cabled invitation to speak
on Persian affairs before the Army and
Navy League of Washington. He will
deliver another address in London this
Mr. Shuster, who has been highly
honored and sought after since his ar arrival
rival arrival in London, says he was never in
immediate danger of assassination
while in Persia, having always a body bodyguard
guard bodyguard of 150 men. The Persian of officials
ficials officials protected him In every way pos possible
sible possible and the Russian government took
every precaution to see that he got out
of Persia unharmed, being fearful of
trouble with the United States in case
anything happened to him. As their
automobile passed through Caspian
towns, however, Mr. Shuster says he
was hooted and derided by Russian
soldiers, some of whom picked up
stones and made menacing gestures. If
!any were thrown, however, Mr. Shus
ter was not hit.
Mr. Shuster accepted the post of
treasurer general of Persia on Feb. 10.
last, and hi will reach the United
States almost exactly a year after
leaving fcr his Asiatic post.
Chest pains and a dry, hacking
cough should be treated with BAL BALLARD'S
LARD'S BALLARD'S HOREHOUXD SYRUP taken
internally, and a HERRICK'S REX
PEPPER POROUS PLASTER applied
to the chest. Buy the dollar size Hore Hore-hound
hound Hore-hound Syrup: you get a Porous Plaster
free with each bottle. Sold by all
GOOD ADVICE FROM
G ATX OR TO THE GIRL"
New York, Feb. 2. Leap year pos possibilities
sibilities possibilities and the proper time to boil
esrsrs were among topics discussed by
1 Mayor Gaynor Sn an address yesterday
before 126 girls of the senior cla.s of
a public school.
"The tidy woman who knows how to
ssintr a little and dance a little and
ijump through the hoop a little, is nec
essary, and knows how to cook she is
the woman worth having." said the
Other excerpts from his advice to the
"Look a pretty a. you can."
"Be able to write a nice gossipy let letter,"
ter," letter," "Don't trouble yourself about the fu future.
ture. future. You will come out all right."
"Learn how to make your own
dresses and your own hats."
The mayor was shown an exhibition
of cookintr that some of the 14-year-old
girls had done and he asked them
how long it would take them to cook
him an egg.
"Six minutes." one girl answered,
and the mayor fled in dismay.
PILES CURED IX 6 TO 14 DAYS
Tour druggist will refund money If
PAZO OINTMENT fails to cure any
case of Itching. Blind, Bleeding or Pro Protruding:
truding: Protruding: Piles In 6 to 14 days. SOc.
OTj AO W 9
Call up Phone 300 and Let
AND ELECTRICAL WORK
We Guarantee to Save Yon Money on Any Work in Our Uses
As we employ none but experts we are In position to ft-naraate er er-ery
ery er-ery piece of work we construct to stand the Inspection of the most
rigid Inspectors. It costs nothing: to aret oar flaures, and yon ar tho
winner, whether we secure the contract or not. Give ns m trlaL
M. W. TUCKER
FORT KING BLOCK
FIRST-GLASS LIVERV STA0UE.
I wish to announce to the public that I am operating
a first-class Livery, Sale and Feed Stable at my own barns,
on West Fort King Avenue, next block west of fheus fheus-Zachry
Zachry fheus-Zachry Company. I have first-class buggy, saddle and car car-riage
riage car-riage horses, new and first-class buggies, carriages and
drummers' rigs. My drivers are careful, courteous and
know every road in the county.
I have some especially nice stock and rigs for town
driving, and I make a specialty of traveling men's business
and can please them. First-class service and moderate
prices guaranteed. Horses boarded by meal, day or month.
J. u. Mcuur f
Phone No. 240
JACKSONVILLE'S FINEST and FLORIDA'S
LARGEST and BEST YEAR ROUND HOTEL
Rales Reasonable American and European Plan
Jnst Opened Finest European Grill Room in Ihe South
THOMAS M. WILSON.
4 TRAINS FROM THE WEST 4
" South Atlantic Limited,"
Through Pullman Cars from Chicago, SL Louis,
Cincinnati, Indianapolis, Grand Rapids,
Cleveland, Louisville, Nashville,
Atlanta and Birmingham
Diniog Car SenMyilco
For information, or reservation, call on
M. R. WILLIAMS, Ticket Agent, Ocala, Ha
I. it. DEJLLLE.I, 1. r. A.,
ns Give an Estimate oa Tear
J. U. HIUUUUU, U. r. A,
OCALA EVENING STAR, FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 1912
IN THE CIRCUIT COURT
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.
f ft U PT3srM to
CROMWELL GIBBONS, CANDIDATE FOR GOVERNOR
N - j I
() I STAY WtoTI
1Lj?Ls : J j Yo u y
iJ M M MM LI
Onr prices on wire fencing will "catch" you. We carry
the kind that "will not cripple your stock.
Onr stock of Hardware of all kinds is hard to cripple, be because
cause because we carry a big stock. You can find what yon want in
We buy in big qnanlities and
ow price whether yon ask for it
IMaiPuoini Hardware Co.
v I have as fine
Miiles on my lot,
Street, as have ever
been brought to the
Ocala market. Call
and look the ani animals
mals animals over and make
your selection. The
drove contains stock
of all styles and for
all purposes. Every
reasonable as anyone can make.
L J. MCHOLS,
.CsJ5T0Mcn-Tvi con4ti patio
-wr i '"-
get little prices. We give the
a lot of Horses and
on West Exposition
prices and terms as
WILL fl I
wAvRACHC Hid CV AM B BtAOOC.
Meet me at the big tent tonight. "St.
Mr. R. Li. Keating made a flying visit
to Palatka yesterday.
Everybody going to see St. Elmo at
the big tent tonight, ten cents.
George McLean of Largo was at the
A beautiful line of stationery and
box paper at Tydlngs & Co.
J. R. Jones of Citra was at the Mon
Little Margaret Eagleton, who has
ben quite sick, is able to be out again.
Mr. S. A. Rawls of Jacksonville is at
the Ocala House.
FOR RENT Two rooms for light
housekeeping. No. 2 N. Orange street.
Jno. O. Nolte. the Sisal Hemp man,
was at the Ocala House last night.
Mr. J. M. Meffert. who has been quite
sick for some days. Is improving.
J. E. Wilson of Starke was it the
Ocala House last night. i
Follow the crowd to the big tent to tonight.
night. tonight. "St. Elmo," ten cents.
Postmaster Haney of Burbank was
at the Ocala House last night.
Flower seeds and bulbs of all kinds
at Tydings & Co.
Don't miss St. Elmo tonight at the
Buy your kodak supplies at Mills'
Studio, where you can get the best.
St. Elmo, St. Elmo, St. Elmo tonight
at Park's big tent, ten cents.
Mr. and Mrs. L. C. Lester of Willis Willis-ton
ton Willis-ton were at the Montezuma today.
Tally cards that have never been
used at the Court Pharmacy.
Mr. and Mrs. C. J. Rogero of Palatka
were at the Ocala House last Tilght.
No such show in all the world as
at Park's big tent. Ten cents.
Mr. J. M. Neely of Summerfield was
at the Montezuma today.
bottles for both hot and
Several sizes at Tydlngs
' Miss Marguerite Porter, who has
been quite sick for some days, is able
to be out again.
Get your prescriptions filled by Beck
at the Court Pharmacy and know they
Mr. C. H. Gamsby, who has been very
sick, is better, but is not yet able to
FOR RENT A
Apply to Mrs. R.
Mr. Albert Brogden and his mother
of Leesburg were at the Montezuma
Toilet articles and sets of all kinds,
handsome, first class goods, at Tydings
Mr. R. T. Adams returned last night
from Alabama, where he attended the
funeral of Mrs. Kate Taylor.
WANTED Velvet beans in the hull
or cleaned. State what you have and
price. E. C. Pearson, Alachua, Fla.
Mr. J. B. Cozatt, an nterprising I
Jacksonville insurance man, is a guest
f the Ocala House.
Cooking with paper tmgs? Call us
up for a package at 5c. The Post
Office Drug Store.
Mr. and Mrs. Robert H. Sanders
Dunnellon were in the city yesterday,
attending the funeral of Mr. Jewett.
One of the most complete lines of
perfumes, soaps and cosmetics In the
state, at Tydings & Co.
Mr. John Pasteur came up from the
lake yesterday to attend the funeral of
his long-time friend Mr. W. L. Jewett.
Alma Zada Face Powder Is the best
we have to offer at 50c the box. The
Post Office Drug Stores.
""-Judge Bell today issued a wedding
icense to Mr. Stonewall J. McCully and
Miss Minnie E. McCully.
Mr. and Mrs. W. IL Millsom and Mrs.
F. Tillis of Beleview were at the Mon Montezuma
tezuma Montezuma today.
Cook your next roast In a paper 'bag,
and get the bag from the Post Office
Drug Store. 25c the package.
Mrs. T. H. Mills and children left to
day for a visit to relatives at Mic Micanopy.
anopy. Micanopy. Mr. G. K. Robinson and son, Ralph,
went to Orlando yesterday in their car
to atteend the fair.
If you are in a hurry for your pre
scriptions, try the Court Pharmacy's
quick delivery system.
Mr. Gay Livingston, who was in
town yesterday, went on to Orlando, to
attend the fair.
Mr. and Mrs. C. H. Lansing have re
moved to Tampa, where Mr. Lansing
will follow his trade as a painter.
Parker Lucky Curve Fountain Pens
In any style or shape. A large assort
ment to select from at the Court Phar-
When in jacKsonvllle stop with Mrs.
E. L. Maloney. at the Girard, No. 11
East Duval, Just off Main. Best 75c
room in the city.
The U. D. C. will hold their handker-
chief sale at Mr. Kreger's stand. The
ladies greatly appreciate the kindness
of Mr. Kreger.
After you have had a row and life
looks mighty blue, send her a box of
Norris candy and she'll again love
you. Get it at the Court Pharmacy.
You are probably aware that pneu
monia always results from a cold, but
you never heard of a cold resulting in
pneumonia when Chamberlain's Cough
Remedy was used. Why take the risk
when this- remedy may be had for a
trifle? For sale by all dealers.
At noon today, the state rested In
the Waterman trial. The evidence
against Waterman has been strong
and the severe cross examination of
his able counsel has shaken it very
little. Waterman's witnesses are now
being heard, and it is believed that all
the evidence will be in by evening.
The trial may end tomorrow, unless
the jury is slow in arriving at a de decision,
cision, decision, in which case it will possibly
go over into next week.
IX BUSINESS FOR HIMSELF
'Mr. Charles E. Thomas, who has been
assisting in the clerical department of
the Marlon Hardware Company for
some time, has bought a half interest
in Mr. Baxter Cam's grocery business.
Mr. Thomas will go to the new busi business
ness business about the fifteenth of the month.
He will have charge of the office end
of the business and his partner, Mr.
Cam. the 'Stock and the customers.
They will make a fine working team
and are bothsuccessful business men,
Mr. Thomas being an expert accaunt accaunt-ant
ant accaunt-ant and office man and Mr. Cam has
nOiSuperior as a retail groceryman.
Mr. Cam has built up one of the
largest and best grocery businesses in
the county, and has shown a splendid
increase and profit. With the new
stand and excellent location, plenty of
room to handle the business inland
with the assistance of his new partner,
the business is sure to make even a
better showing for the future. The
business has been for some time too
much for one man to handle properly
and give the time and attention to Its
many details that the business de demands.
mands. demands. Mr. Thomas will supply this,
the only want the business has felt.
The Star predicts for the firm of Cam
& Thomas a brilliant success.
AIR DOME ATTRACTIONS
Following is the Air Dome program
for this evening:
The Phoney Strikebreakers.
The Summer Girl.
DE BERRY AVON THE CASE
In the case of J. F. DeBerry vs. Lud Lud-den
den Lud-den & Bates, which has been on trial
in circuit court for over a week a ver verdict
dict verdict for $1,441.11 was rendered yester yesterday
day yesterday morning in favor of Mr. DeBerry.
Attorney H. P. Baya gave notice of an
appeal. Tampa Tribune.
Mr. DeBerry returned from Tampa
this morning, but Mrs. DeBerry will
remain a few days longer.
Be sure to attend the valentine sale
of handkerchiefs and candy on Feb. 13.
ARE YOU GOING TO PAINT A HOUSE
For an honest job of painting see F.
K. Denno, 85 Alvarez street.
Mr. Marcus Frank has returned
from a visit to Savannah and Jackson Jacksonville.
ville. Jacksonville. Marcus says that he has come
to the jconciusion that Ocala is good
enough jfor him to live and die in.
Here's jiopingv he will never change
his mind regarding the former, and
will not be hurried about the latter.
Miss Lucile Moore went to Micanopy
today to attend a week end house
party at the home of her aunt, Mrs.
Each member of Dickinson Chapter,
U. D .C. Is requested to send a hand handkerchief
kerchief handkerchief or some candy or both to the
valentine sale on the 13th.
Sunday's Times-Union will have a
big write-up of Marion county. Mr.
Kreger has ordered several hundred
extra copies for the patriotic citizens
who wish to read it.
Messrs. E. P. and George Rentz and
their attorney, Mr. H. M.
turned yesterday afternoon from At Atlanta,
lanta, Atlanta, where they went on Sunday on
legal business. While in Atlanta these
gentlemen struck some very cold
weather and saw a light snow.
Will Lee, manager of the Ideal Res Restaurant
taurant Restaurant and Cafe, invites the ladies to
give him a trial. The service Is unex
celled. You can get anything good to
eat on short "notice. Thats all.
Mr. W. II. Massey, the Orange
Springs merchant, was at the Ocala
House last night.
WANTED To capitalize a business
which has no opposition in this partic-
ular line and in good demand. Guar-
anteed to pay 10 to 15 per cent on in
vestment. Full explanation by address
ing P. O. Box 181, Ocala. l-31-3t
E. II. Lee and F. A. Rust of Jack Jacksonville
sonville Jacksonville were at the Ocala House last
Cup of coffee and saltine crackers
for 5c. for tired people, at the Ideal
Restaurant and Cafe. Thats all. Will
W. W. Lancaster of Pensacola and
M B. Thornton of Jacksonville were
at the Montezuma last night.
Why eat Sunday dinner at home
when you can go to the Ideal Res Restaurant
taurant Restaurant and Cafe and -get a chicken
dinner for 50c? Thats all. Will Lee,
j Mr. and Mrs. G. G. Moorhead of
Cambridge, Ohio, were at the Monte-
zuma last night.
Just think of a chicken dinner for
50c every Sunday from 12 to 3 p. m.,
at the Ideal Restaurant and Cafe,
South Magnolia street. Thats all. Will
G. N. Dorr and G. H. Dorr of Dun
nellon were at the Montezuma last
WANTED Soap nuts (sapindus mu-
kosossi), soap berries (sapindus mana-
teusis) tallow berries (sapium sebl sebl-ferum).
ferum). sebl-ferum). Parties having any of the
above will please write to E. Moulie,
Jacksonville. Fla.. stating quantities
and sending samples by malL
J. J. Cassels and W. E. McArley of
Mcintosh were at the Montezuma last
When her child is in danger a worn-
an will risk her life to protect it. No
great act of heroism or risk of life is
necessary to protect a child from
croup. Give Chamberlain's Cough
Remedy and all danger is avoided. For
sale by all dealers
Charles Fehr and Wm. H. Farmer of
Spring Valley, 111., were at the Ocala
House last night.
Ladies need not worry when the
cook Is sick. Dinner 35c every day
except Sundays. Chicken dinner 50c
at the Ideal Restaurant and Cafe. Thats
all. Will Lee, manager.
At the meeting of the Agatheridan
Society this afternoon the following
program was rendered, subject: South
Song by the school.
Essay, "Physical Features of South
America" Susie Ervin.
Oration, "Aborgines of South Amer America"
ica" America" Cecil McLeod.
Essay, "Important Countries of South
America" Charles Hill.
Oration, "Benefit of South American
Independence" Maud Decker.
Essay, "The Rubber Industry" Nan
Oration. "South America's Possibili Possibilities"
ties" Possibilities" Fred Meffert.
Essay. "Products of the Plantation
and Pampas" Marie Hull.
Essay, "Important Cities of South
America" Lillie Marsh.
Debate: Resolved, That the Monroe
Doctrine should no longer apply to
South America. Affirmative, Mabel
Meffert. Gladys Martin; negative, Wil William
liam William Mcintosh. Louise Sanders.
Paper Mamie Sheppard.
The judges. Roy Nixon. Pat Ander Anderson
son Anderson and Mary Sanders, decided in fa favor
vor favor of the affirmative.
After the reports of the critics the
society adjourned to meet Friday, Feb.
9- Alice Sexton. Reporter.
TEMPERANCE MEETING TONIGHT
Rev. L L. Picket, the famous editor,
author and lecturer, will speak on tem temperance
perance temperance at the Methodist church at
this evening. Mr. Pickett is one
of the most red-hot prohibition speak speakers
ers speakers in the South, and everybody should
go to hear him.
BOUGHT TURPENTINE LOCATION
Messrs. W. T. Hall and A. M. Moody
have bought the fine naval stores lo location
cation location of Hall & Bigham at Wildwood.
Mr. Moody will manage the business,
staying right on the job all the time
and his partner, Mr. Hall, will continue
his business in Ocala.
These young men. both experienced
naval stores operators, will do well
with the location. They have some
fine land, some magnificent timber and
a good long time yet in which to work
The Woman's Club will hold its reg regular
ular regular meeting at the club rooms tomor tomorrow
row tomorrow afternoon at 3 o'clock. The ex executive
ecutive executive board will meet at 2 o'clock.
All membership fees are due.
RETURNED FROM SPRING BUYING
Frank P. Gadson lias returned from
New York, where he went to do his
spring buying for the Bazaar Store.
This is Gadson's 28th successive year
of visiting the New York market, go going
ing going from twice to three times each
year. He bought an immense line of
spring goods while in the market, the
largest and best, he thinks, that he
has bought in many years. Many of
the huge cases have already arrived
and others are following by every
freight. The line embraces everything
in spring goods for the store, especial especially
ly especially in clothing, shoes and hats and la ladies
dies ladies and gents' .furnishings, millinery
and ladies goods. The line of men's
shirts, neckwear and underclothing,
hats, etc., is especially fine and Gad Gad-son
son Gad-son is justly proud of the purchases he
has made for his customers. There is
no buyer who goes from Ocala to the
northern market with as keen an eye
for bargains as Frank Gadson has, and
his customers always profit by his
shrewd buying. The public is cordial cordially
ly cordially invited to call at the store and see
the pretty new goods. Formal an announcement
nouncement announcement of the opening of the
goods will be made in a few days and
you should watch for it.
1 Pkg. Sunbeam Mince Meat 10c
1 Black Pepper 10c
1 Corn Starch 10c
1 Jar Jam .... 30c
2 Cans Salmon . 35c
For 85 Cents
Why you should have
us fill your
Our fresh and salt meats
carefully selected to suit the
ular trade our prices are as
the best qualities permit.
Have us deliver the next order to today's
day's today's and show you our prompt ser service.
vice. service. Phone No. 108.
W. P. EDWARDS
Phone 108 New City Market.
WHITE STAR TRANSFER CO.
COLLIER BROS., PROPRIETORS
Baggage, Freight, Pianos, Furniture
and Safes a Specialty. Careful and
Prompt Attention Given All Orders.
WE SOLICIT YOUR PATKOXAGE
r t i
LET US BE
The biggest shoe manufacturer r Ballot was a shoemaker at
the beach In Golden Colorado leas than 40 yeara aa;o. He SAVED the
little 23 ent pieces he got for patching: ahoes and pat theam tn tk
bank. He has spent millions of dollars just for advertising aad Is
worth millions today.
MAKE OUR BANK YOUR BANK
CAPITA I FULLY PAID IN 75,0OO
H. D. STOKES. Cashier.
JNO. L. EDWARDS. Pres. CLARENCE CAMP. Vice. Pres.
Fair tonight and Saturday, colder
north and central portion tonight,
frost tonight north portion and In the
Mr. Arthur McAdams, advance agent
for "A Bell Boy," is in the city ar arranging
ranging arranging for the appearance of his
company the latter-half of next week.
This company, of which Johnny and
Ella Galvin are the ruling spirits, was
here last season and made a great hit.
It is said to be better this year than
There will probably be a big crowd
at the Temple tonight to hear the
Black Patti. Negroes are natural natural-born
born natural-born musicians and Mme. Sisieretta
Jones is one of the best singers of her
race. : I
J. G. Fowler and W. H. Kirwan of
Chicago were at the Montezuma yes yesterday.
terday. yesterday. Theo Merry of Milwaukee and O. C.
Tisdale of Philadelphia were at the
J. B. Thun,
Jr., and J. V. Wall of
at the Montezuma last
Smith & Roberts sent a coffin to
South Lake Weir today, for the body
of Mrs. Lobecia McMahan, an aged
lady who died there last night.
Commodore Goodwin of Eastlake
was in town today, on his way home
from a fishing trip at Homosassa.
A soft place has developed under the
north wall of the new brick building
going -up on North Main street, next
to the bakery, and a good 'deal of it
will have to be torn down and re rebuilt.
built. rebuilt. WANTED An experienced white
chambermaid and waitress for hotel.
Apply at once to the Williston Man Manufacturing
ufacturing Manufacturing Company, Williston, Fla.
Mr. G. T. Maughs. one of the most ef efficient
ficient efficient expressmen in the state, Is tak taking
ing taking a well-deserved two-weeks rest.
Mr. C. H. Breedlove. another veteran,
is here from Tampa, In charge of the
Ocala office, until Mr. Maughs returns
to his duties.
Mr. S. J. McCully of Berlin was in
the city today. "Jack" says there is
the best outlook for good farming In
his territory he ever saw, that the peo people
ple people are taking more interest, working
harder and buying better tools.
There were only two cases in the re recorder's
corder's recorder's court this morning. A pilgrim
from the sticks was assessed J2 for
overloading with booze and a negro
boy paid $6.40 for the luxury of using I
cuss words in public.
A piece of flannel dampened wjth
Chamberlain's Liniment and bound on
to the affected parts is superior to any
plaster. When troubled with lame
back or pains in the side or chest give
it a trial and you are certain to be
more than pleased with the prompt re relief
lief relief which it affords. Sold by all
Dr. R. A. M. Benton is in trouble
again. He pawned a revolver said to
be the property of Rev. J. H. Dicker Dicker-son,
son, Dicker-son, and was arrested this morning by
Deputy Sheriff C. L. West on a charge
of grand larceny. He was bound over
to the circuit court in the sum of $250.
Dysentery yields quickly to
DARBY'S PROPHYLACTIC FLUID.
Cramps, wind colic," and sick stomach
also disappear before its marvelous
correcting influence. It heals cuts,
sores or wounds on the surface of the
body with equal readiness. It purifies
bad odors, destroys germs and is ex excellent
cellent excellent in the bath water for cleansing
the skin. Price 50 cts. per bottle. Sold
by all druggists.
Are you Interested in paper bag
cooking? If so come to us for your
supVly of the. bags. 25c the package.
Post-office Drug Store.
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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 op-to-dats
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,
OCALA - FLORIDA
Charles Rod off. Proprietor.
Beat Quick Lunch Eeatlaa: Hmh
la the City
Apalachlcola and Cedar
Oyatera la All Styles
Everything that is good
to eat, properly served
Right Now, when you
want it. All Delicacies
of the Season.
HAY, GRAM, FEED,
Mixed Cars our Speotalty.
l Ask Us for Prioos Bator
. Purchasing ai
STAFOLIFE DAIRY FEED
Will Produce More Milk than Anj
Other Feed on the Market.
Call Us Up. Phone No. 8.
"warmM so you cam
f A GREAT Continued Story of tk WwVTi
I Pmtrru whirh vrui ma v hnn reading at
any time, and which will hold your interest
forever, is running in
Are you reading it ? Two millions of your
neighbors are, and it is the favorite mgarine
in thousands of the best American home. It
appeals to all classes old and young men
and womenthose who know and those who
want to know.
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200 AJtTlClXS OP GCVCKAi. INTEREST
The "Shop Notes" Department (20 paces)
gives easy ways to do things how to make
useful articles for home and shop, repairs, etc
"Amateur Mechanics GO pages) tells how to
make Mission furniture, wireless outfits, boats,
engines, magic, and all the things a boy loves,
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We can supply yon wlta purs Ics for
all purposes, whether yonr require requirements
ments requirements are for home use or for car carload.
load. carload. Place your orders with us.
OCALA ICE AND PACKING CO.
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OCAIA .EVENTS G STAR, FIUIUX, JXBBUABY 2, Jj12
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A GERMAN" CUSTOM
Equipped with Electric Headlights, Speedometer, Top, Wind Windshieldin
shieldin Windshieldin other words. FULLY EQUIPPED at the following
astonishing low prices for brand new 1912 models the hand handsomest,
somest, handsomest, most durable, si.ent running cars made for anything
like the money:
Touring Car, 5-Passenger $740
Delivery Wagon 750
Torpedo Runabout 640
Open Runabout 640
MOST OF THE NEW CARS SOLD IN 0CALA ARE FORDS
"There is a Reason" that reason is they are simply the BEST
CAR value on earth; they have Simplicity. Lightness, Strength,
Left Hand Drive the only proper drive Controlled by the loot
Pedal alone, if desired, and all modern improvemunts and ad advanced
vanced advanced ideas in car construction. If you want a car, find out
about a FORD before buying. Put the cars to tbe test. Ask for a
demomstrafion any time.
TC3E FORD SALES A8EN0V
BRUCE MEFFERT, Manager OCALA, FLORIDA
'J?-:.ZZXl "r-.iiH. Jt7.v.
ST. JOSEPH'S ACADEMY
IiORETTO (Near Mandarin) FLORIDA.
Boarding school for boys, conducted by the Sisters of St. Josep.
Boys from eight to fourteen years received, and carefully trained c
physical, intellectual, moral and social lines. Healthy location. Ma
nificent swimming pool. Complete equipment in schoolrooms, dornr
tortes, dining hall and recreation rooms.
APPLY FOR PROSPECTUS TO THE SISTER SUPERIOR.
ST. JOSEPH'S ACADEMY, LORETTO, FLORIDA.
Sewieg MacMee BaFgaims
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 Fnimitare Comnipaey
New Building Back of Variety Store
OCALA - FLORIDA
A BIERICAN and English newspa
pers at Christmas time often
have picturesque accounts of
the German Christmas, which
conjure op a clear, frosty atmosphere
and re-echo the song of the skates on
the frozen lakes, for the Anglo-Saxon
notion of the German Christmas is
drawn from those childhood hours spent
orer Hans Andersen and Grimm, and
the sight of a Christmas tree brings to
mind the woodcutter tramping home
through the snow laden forests, trailing
behind him the fir tree for his family
Christmas celebration, while in the
towns the black quadrangle of the ven venerable
erable venerable market place is picked out in
lights blazing on the trees In the win windows
dows windows of the gabled houses.
Fifty years ago, before the young
German giant had awakened from the
sleep of centuries, says a writer in the
New York Evening Post, this idea of
the peaceful German Christmas was
correct, but if one of the burghers of
old Berlin, returning from making his
Christmas purchases on Christmas eve,
were to be transplanted into the roar roaring
ing roaring hub of empire which his Haupstadt
has become in the year of grace 1011
the good man would probably expire on
Fifty years ago, when Berlin was a
dirty, unpretentious, provincial town,
with ill lighted. 111 paved streets and
with the Iron hand of militarism un unchecked
checked unchecked over it all, the Christmas fes festival
tival festival was the tranquil celebration of
which one has read. In the Lustgar Lustgar-ten,
ten, Lustgar-ten, before the castle, a Christmas fair
was annually established which the
king and royal family used to visit to
buy jumping jacks and gingerbread for
the palace Christmas trees, like any
other German family. The LustgarteD
fair has passed away, the king of Prus Prussia
sia Prussia has become German emperor, Ber Berlin
lin Berlin has developed Into a fair and beau beautiful
tiful beautiful city, and all that remains of the
Christmas of once upon a time is the
tpirit Indeed, a precious inheritance
that still holds supreme sway and rests
concealed In the branches of the myri
ads of Christmas trees which rich and
poor alike set up in their houses on the
eve of the feast
Otherwise the old German simplicity
has ranlshed. In the house of the rich
merchant electric lights take the place
of the "Christ candles," and the motor
car or the steam yacht which he gives
his son as a Christmas present can find
no place under the Christmas tree, as
did the woolen comforter, the handful
of gingerbread or the new skates in
the day of his father. Caruso or Des
tinn on the gramophone takes the place
of the Christmas hymns which used
to be sung as an act of pious reverence
to the "Tannenbaum," or perhaps even,
horribile dictu, the tree will be fas fastened
tened fastened to a clockwork contrivance
which, on being wound up, revolves to
a tune jangled out by a musical box.
The bulging one storied shops with
gingerbread and gilt angels stuck in
their diamond paned window fronts
have vanished, and their places are
taken by stores built on the same style
of palatial magnificence as across the
From the beginning of December till
the feast they devote a considerable
portion of their space to Christmas ba bazaars,
zaars, bazaars, where one imagines oneself
transported to toyland. There are tre
mendous set pieces with electric trams,
airships and railway trains careeriug
about amid wonderful papier mache
mountain scenery; ravishing visions of
fair doll women and army corps on
armp corps of the most gallant tin
soldiers that ever manned a fort. The
air is rent with an ear splitting cacoph cacophony
ony cacophony of noise emitted by mechanical
toys, and the atmosphere reeks with
the smell of shavings and glue, that
peculiar pungent odor of the toyshop
which brings back to the old fogies
the mysterious delights of the birthdav
On Christmas eve every German
must have his Christmas tree. When
one passes through the streets on a
wet Christmas eve the sparkling frost
and snowy mantle of the feuilletonist
rarely put in an- appearance before
January one has the curious feeling
of being in the midst of (30,000,000
people all engaged in doing the same
thing. One can imagine the traveler
looking on the thousands of Moham Mohammedans
medans Mohammedans laboriously threading their way
across the desert to Mecca to win the
y Famed for it's M anaC4
vI?(Q) 11 1l (Q) ( ITllS
To mention the South is to sug suggest
gest suggest "good cooking." The South
is the home of Cottolene, and more
of the product is used there in pro proportion
portion proportion to the population than in
any other part of the country. This
is simply because Southerners know
that cotton oil is a, pure, vegetable
product, and the best cooking fat
nown. Cottolene is made from
choice, refined cotton oil, and packed
in sealed, air-tight tin pails to insure
its cleanliness and freshness.
Why take chances with lard and
inferior imitations when you can
get Cottolgne the original cotton
oil cooking fat and still the best,
most healthful, most economical in
Cottolene will aid your cook to
make a reputation.
Made only by THE N. K. FAIRBANK COMPANY
Nature's Gift from the Sunny South"
from W B. Gallagher, traveling sales-
man for I. Epstein Co.
Mrs. A. I). Mitchell, who has been j
visiting relatives in TIazelhurst, Ga
returned last Friday. j
Mrs. Joe Frazier and little Pons of
Hazelhurst, Ga., are visiting her par- i
ents, Mr. and Mrs. A. D. Mitchell. j
Mr. and Mrs. John Mitchell and Mr. j
C. B. Nichols, of Athens, Ga., who have
been visiting- Mrs. Ann Mitchell, have i
moved to Tampa. j
Mr. B. F. Kennedy has accepted a
position as manager in Mayo's store.
Mr. and Mrs. R. U Douglas accom accompanied
panied accompanied by Mr. and Mrs. D. B. Mayo,
drove over to Leesburg Sunday in the
former's auto to spend the day.
Wilfred Wagner, accompanied by
his mother drove up to Ocala in their
buggy last Friday.
Two evangelists from the North
were here last Sunday and Monday and
held several interesting meetings.
Biitchton, Feb. 1. Misses Legie and
Opal Ulitch returned home Monday
from Live Oak, where they were the
guests of Mrs. Alice Armstrong.
Mrs. Zetrouer of Rochelle is visiting
her sister, Mrs. W. F. Ilammons.
Dr. Blitch went to Terrell Tuesday,
Mrs. G. M. Blitch and Mrs. Mazie
(Lyles and daughter, Dorothy, are the'
guests of Mrs. Gibson at Irvine.
Messrs. T. J. Burgess and Oscar San-
tltle Of Hadji regarding the scene Witb Jt rs visited the Brick City Wednesday.
Similar emotions. For whpn I snv pv- -r. iieveny in:c;i spent iuesiay m (
ery German It Is literallv true. TheiUc'ala-
streets of Berlin are deserted save for! Messrs- Landis and Boonis Blitch of
thA rnr! nrJ tha tt,k i Columbia College. Lake City, will ar-
Our buyer, Mr. Tompkins,
has just returned from the
market, where he bought a
drove of some of the finest
dtock we have ever handled.
Come in and look over the
lot. Horses and Mules for all
purposes; all are first-class,
strictly guaranteed stock. We
have handled over 100 head
in the past few weeks in ad
dition to this load. Come in and get your pick. Prices
and terms to suit.
OCALA. - FLORIDA
auu. uii wcasionai policeman, ana irom ity
Demna tne blinds of the windows of
:heir parents, Dr. and Mrs. S. II. Blitch.
Mrs. Dora Moorp of Bock Hill. K C
the great blocks of flats twinkle the j will arrive Friday to visit her niece,
candles on the Christmas trees, throw
ing out their little beams into the dark darkness
ness darkness of the night as did the star to the
shepherds nearly 2,000 years ago.
Sumraerfield, Jan. 31. Mr. James
Crammond, of New York, has return returned
ed returned home after spending a few days in
looking over the land company's hold holdings.
ings. holdings. Mr. Crammond has bought land
southeast of Summerfieid and will re return
turn return later to improve it.
Mr. Martin D. Kinney, of Maryland.
Mrs. S. H Blitch.
Mrs. Flora McKay Morriston and a
party of friends of Morriston passed
thru Biitchton Wednesday en route to
Mrs. C. O. Buekhouse of Citronelle is
visiting her father, Mr J. W. Willis.
Burbank, Feb. 1 Mr. William Mundt f
of Fairbury, 111., inspected his tract
of land in sec l-lt-uJ, and is very well
pleased with it. He has been traveling
all over the southern part of Florida,
Clartcrei Under He Laws of 'HirMai
Will lend you the money to buy or build
you a home, or pay off mortgages, at 5
per cent, simple interest, and allow you
to repay the loan in monthly install installments,
ments, installments, no larger than the average rent.
If you own some property and de desire
sire desire to increase your holdings, our plan
will appeal to you.
There is no use putting this off, call
and see us at once.
Wmm 3, Gary Block, (kafa, HorMa
reports himself as beinjr well pleased j and he says that Burbank is one of
with his colony land. He says he isitke bfst farming" districts he has been
surprised to find things in such good in yet.
shape. I Mr. and Mrs. TV. E. Bogie and Mr. S.
Mr. R. C. Curria of Montana, has put A. Bo-ue of Chicago, III., arrived a
his okay on his 60-acre purchase of f!"v days agro and are intending to
company land. Mr. Curria is a cattle spend the rest of the winter with their
ranch man who will return later prop- .. Ur. TV. C. Boarue and family,
erly equipped to do business lin Fior- Mr. Ed Tdams and father spent sev sev-Ida.
Ida. sev-Ida. 'eral days in Ocala this week.
Mr. Geo. M. Tye, of Tennessee, is Mr. Louie Pouesta of Alaska spent
well satisfied with his purchase of the a day or so in Burbank, inspecting: his
Florida National Land Co. He hopes land and he was well pleased with
to return here to improve his land this same.
Bilodeaux. of Minnesota,
Mrs. Ed Hill of Burbank sprat part
f the week with Mrs. Fred Ma craw of
has come to locate on his land. He re- Ocala.
ports entire satisfaction and says
will begin at once to improve
A large number of land buyers :n
this vicinity have let contracts for
clearing and breaking their land. The Saturday afternoon
he Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Johnson spent
his Sunday in Burbank with Mr. and Mrs.
The Burbank Truck and Fruit Grow
ers Association held a special meeting
the canning fac
Tightness In the Chest, Irritation in the Throat and a Dry HftCfclBg
Cough means a miserable night for the whole family.
Thev had a good crowd and did
lUite a little ousi
n f S
Mr. Ed 11:11 h:
novel into his new
"nber yard and is
idea is to have the land under culti cultivation
vation cultivation when they move here to stay. A
larger acreage than usual will be
planted to all spring crops and indeed office, near "his
prospects were never better. ready for business.
Miss Erla Beatty is quite sick. Miss Minnie Bee Carlisle, who is
Mr. and Mrs. R. L. Douglas attended teaching the Burbank school, spent
the play, 'The Blue Mouse," Tuesday Sunday with her parents in Ocala.
n'ght at the Temple Theater in Ocala.
J. I Beall, representing the Keystone When BALLARD'S SNOW LIXI LIXI-Type
Type LIXI-Type Foundry, paid us a most pleas- ME XT is rubbed :r. for rheumatic
ant call last Tuesday. j aches and pains, it reaches the spot
On Tuesday of this wee, Mr. Nathan quickly ana the relief Is very gratify gratify-Mayo
Mayo gratify-Mayo spent the day in Ocala buying a ing. Price 23c, L0c and $1 per bottle,
fine line of spring and summer goods jSold by all druggists.
Is An Effective Remedy for the Throat and Lungs.
It relieves tickling in the throat, tightness in the chest. Inflamed lungs, difficult breathing and
wheezing in the bronchial tubes. Conveys a soothing, healine Influemce to the sore lungs, promotes
easy expectoration and contributes to the enjoyment of a quiet night and restful sleep.
Put Up in Three Sizes, 25c, 50c and $1.00 per Bottlo.
Buy the Dollar size. It contains five times as much as the 25c alze, aad you get with each bottle
a Dr. Herrick's Red Petper Porous Plaster for the chest.
JAMES F. BALLARD
ST. LOUIS. BOW
For Sore Eyes. Granulated Lids, Redness of the EyeJwalL Weak Sight, Smarting Semsatloas lm t&e
ume Stephens Eye Salve. It U remedy- of proTea merit
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