The Ocala evening star


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The Ocala evening star
Uniform Title:
Ocala Evening Star
Alternate Title:
Evening star
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Porter & Harding
Place of Publication:
Ocala, Fla.
Ocala Fla
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United States -- Florida -- Marion -- Ocala
29.187778 x -82.130556 ( Place of Publication )


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Began in 1895; ceased in 1943.
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Description based on: Vol. 1, no. 5 (June 24, 1895).
Funded by NEH in support of the National Digital Newspaper Project (NDNP), NEH Award Number: Project #00110855

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VOL. 18.
NO. 310.
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The Munroe & Chambliss
Bank of Ocala desires to par particularly
ticularly particularly call your attention
to the advantages of Banking
by Mail.
Deposits may be sent safely
by bank check, postoffice
money order, express money
order or currency by regis registered
tered registered mail.
We solicit small accounts
as well as large ones,' all re receiving
ceiving receiving the same careful and
prompt attention.
United Stale Postal Savins Bask
Office over Munroe & Chambliss B'k B'k-OCALA
Rooms O, 10 and II. Second Floor.
Holder Block.
Office Over Commercial Bank
Office Honrs.' 8 to 12 a. in. 1 to 5
p. m. .. Phone 211.
Physician and Surgeon
General Practice Calls Made Prompt Promptly,
ly, Promptly, night or "Day.
Special Attention to Obstetrics. Dis Diseases
eases Diseases of Women and Children.
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Building:, Second Floor. Phones
Office No. 333: Residence Na 333
17, S. MILLER, M. D.
ipeelal Eqalpment for Treaties; Noae,
Throat, Luna and SkJa DlaeaWa
Office hours 1 to 4 p. m. Phones:
Office, 444; Residence, 445. Over Mun Munroe
roe Munroe & Clambllss Bank. Ocala. Fla.
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lege College of Veterinary Surgeons,
rated at the Joaea Eloapttal a South
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Chmmp Clarfe, Speaker the Heuae,
ko Bert Hepreaeata the Conaerva Conaerva-tlre
tlre Conaerva-tlre Kicaseat -,. tkc DcaMcnitle
Party. '.-'k''.'
(By Ray Stannard Baker In the Amerl Amerl-j
j Amerl-j can Magrazne)
Thi ia, without question, the most
remarkable presidential campaign the
country has seen In sixty years. For
the first time since the civil war party
lines seem to have disappeared com completely.
pletely. completely. The first question asked of a
candidate is not, "Does he belong to
the Grand Old Party?" or. "Is he a loyal
democrat?" but, ls he a progressive T'
Harmon and Wilson, for example, no
more belong in the same party than
Taft and LaFollette. They represent
fundamentally different Ideas: and "La "LaFollette
Follette "LaFollette and Wilson, .of opposite
parties, are far more nearly In accord
than Wilson and Harmon.
Considered along these new lines of
division It is comparatively easy to
classify at least six of the important
presidential candidates:
Progressives: LaFollette, Wilson,
Cummins. -
Conservatives: Taft, Harmon, Under Underwood.
wood. Underwood. The other two candidates most prom prominently
inently prominently mentioned, Champ Clark of
AHniiri and Theodora Roosevelt, are
not so readily classified. Each' stands 1
more or less in a class by himself.
Champ Clark has been the surprise
of the primaries. No one supposed that
he could so easily carry so many states,
or win so many delegates. It is true
that he has been a long time In public
life a member of the House of Rep Representatives
resentatives Representatives 'for seventeen years but
he-has made no especially consclpuous
record, and he became speaker of the
House last year more by virtue of his
long service and his personal popular popularity
ity popularity than because he had become a po potent
tent potent national figure. Being democratic
floor leader when his party came Into
power, he succeeded naturally to the
speakership. His name has never been
connected with notable constructive
legislation, he has laid down no great
principles, nor Illuminated any great
Issues -of the, day. Why, then, should
he bulk so large as a presidential can candidate?
didate? candidate? Clank's candidacy represents a con condition
dition condition of mind into which a considera considerable
ble considerable number of people in this country
have recently fallen. They are a little
weary of the more strenuous reform reformers
ers reformers who continue to urge upon them
unpleasant facts, of the truth of which
they are already convinced. They have
grown a little Irritable over the prev
alent note of agitation. A lively mind
ed friend of mine in Washington finds
an esoteric significance In the noun
dawg" song,, which has come from Mis Missouri
souri Missouri with Clark's candidacv. He as
serts that it represents a mood of the;
American people ;
"N3t;matterJlt.Jie is a, noun -You
gotta quit- kickln' my dawg
Now, while a large group of people,
convinced of the unhealthy and unjust
conditions prevailing, in the. country,
may not be willing to support a "stand "standpatter"
patter" "standpatter" who will keep things as they
are (note, the political" sense which
causes every candidate in the field to
declare that he is a real or true or gen genuine
uine genuine progressive!), neither are they
quite willing, yet, to take the plunge
into any comprehensive scheme of re reform.
form. reform. They don't want Harmon for the
first reason and they are against Wil Wilson
son Wilson for the second. What more natural,
then, that they-should turn toward the
colorless Clark?
It Is one- of Clark's chief recommen recommendations.
dations. recommendations. Indeed, that he, has nothing
very' serious against him. He stands
for nothing new, or strange, or sur sur-prislng.
prislng. sur-prislng. He is an old-fashioned in institutional,
stitutional, institutional, democrat. It Is his fore foremost
most foremost claim as a candidate that no mat matter
ter matter what has happened in the last
twenty-five years, he has always voted
the democratic ticket! He was equally
agile In supporting both Bryan and
Parker; no. matter what a candidate
believed, if he bore the name democrat,
Clark was behind him. He has no Ideas
that are not sanctioned by ancient
democratic precedent. Indeed, he is a
fine example of the old-fashioned par partisan
tisan partisan politician. As he stands at the
speaker's desk In his long coat and he
Is a : distinguished-looking figure or
appears on the street, in his broad broad-brimmed
brimmed broad-brimmed black slouch hat, with a touch
of color in his neck-scarf, he makes
one think well, of Henry Clay. His
speeches are old-fashioned illuminat illuminated
ed illuminated by quotations from old poems and
songs, old adages, and '"catch phrases
from the Bible and Thomas Jefferson,
and enlivened with old-fashioned jibes
at the republican party."
A pamphlet widely circulated by the
Clark campaign committee gives six
reasons why Clark should be president.
The first two of these represent the
strongest arguments that have been
advanced for Clark. I quote:
"1. .-He is a dependable democrat
who has never wavered in support of
his party. He voted for Bryan in 1898;
for Bryan in 1900; for Parker in 1904,
and for Bryan in 1908, and for. every
other democratic candidate since he
became of age. He not only voted but
he supported the ticket with pen and
2. His record cannot be assailed
from any quarter, for it is straightfor straightforward
ward straightforward and democratic. His supporters
invite the closest scrutiny of his long
and active public service. We submit
it to the democracy of the nation as an
open book, and challenge attention."
Thus Clark is the sort of a candidate
who can be voted for without thinking!
And in these perplexing times It Is hard
work to think and decide.
In whatever particulars the old old-fashioned
fashioned old-fashioned democratic creed Is still pro progressivefor
gressivefor progressivefor example, in the matter
of tariff reduction Clark Is truly a
progressive,, but I have nowhere found,
after a somewhat extensive reading of
his speeches, that he shows any vig vigorous
orous vigorous grasp of the great economic and
social problems which are now crowd crowding
ing crowding upon the country, demanding the
masterly elucidation of great states statesmanship.
manship. statesmanship. He Is. therefore, quite ac acceptable
ceptable acceptable to old-line leaders who have
been fearful of Wilson. We even find
shrewd machine politicians In the re republican
publican republican party commending him: for
they can understand him fully; they
know Just how far he will go. For ex example,
ample, example, Tawney of Minnesota, formerly
one of Cannon's chief supporters In the
House of Representatives, recently said
of him:
"Speaker Clark, I believe, will get

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Former leader of the minority in congress, and now speaker of the house.
Champ Clark has plenty of record on which to base his candidacy for the
Democratic nomination, and his boomers are taking every advantage of it
Mr. Clark has been active In congress for so many years that his position on
most questions Is well known to the public. Missouri is for him strong since
the retirement of Joseph Folk in his favor.

some of the democratic delegates from
Minnesota. I hope he will get many. If
Champ Clark is nominated by the dem democrats,
ocrats, democrats, and President Taft by the re republicans,
publicans, republicans, it will mean a clear, open
There is also another influence work working
ing working strongly behind Clark William
Randolph Hearst. Clark acknowledges
the potency or the Hearst support in a
letter to the Chicago American after
the Illinois primaries. He says:
"I am profoundly grateful to all who
aided in carrying Illinois for me.
Among them was the powerful inflence
of the Hearst newspapers, who have
stood by me loyally, manfully and unselfishly-
from the beginning, from
Massachusetts to California."
That Mr. Hearst is supporting Clark,
as usual, with idea that he may him himself,
self, himself, somehow, reap the benefit of the
campaign, is shown in this ingenuous
letter to Mr. Hearst to the editor of
Pearson's Magazine:
"I have declared a preference for the
man (Champ vClark) who I believe rep represents
resents represents them (my policies) best, and I
shall labor to secure the presidential
nomination for him. If at any time, or
for any reason, he should retire, and
the selection of a candidate to repre represent
sent represent true democracy and genuine pro
gressive principles should lie between
an avowed reactionary and a pretend pretended
ed pretended progressive,' I might become a can candidate."
didate." candidate." Now, the danger in this country is
not from honest and clear-thinking
men in public office, whether conser conservatives
vatives conservatives or radicals. An honest, clear clear-thinking
thinking clear-thinking man is not dangerous. If he
is a radical, responsibility chastens
him, and if a conservative, the neces necessity
sity necessity of events pricks him forward. The
danger is not from clear-thinking, hon honest
est honest progressives like Wilson and La LaFollette,
Follette, LaFollette, or clear-thinking, honest con
servatives like Underwood and Hughes,
but from men like Taft and Champ
Clark. Sometimes it seems, indeed, in
these hours of confusion and complex complexity
ity complexity that the qualities most needed in
the statesman who is to lead the re republic
public republic for the next four years, are
qualities of clearness, steadiness, in intellectual
tellectual intellectual honesty. Qualities wholly
different from those possessed by
Roosevelt are now required. We no
longer need the fiery moral revivalist
great and necessary as his services
were at one time in arousing a slug sluggish
gish sluggish people. We are convinced that
tne tacts concerning the abuses to
which Roosevelt refers are mainly true;
what we need now is a patient, honest
leader to guide us upward to a new
plane of national life. The progres progressives
sives progressives of the country have today two
candidates who are thus both honest
and clear: LaFollette and Wilson, and
the conservatives have at least one in
Mr. Underwood.
As for Theodore Roosevelt, no one
has a greater admiration for many of
his high qualities than the present
writer, but what a pity that he should
have been thrown into this campaign!
They are thousands of people in this
country who are for Roosevelt but not
for president. We admire him. but we
don't want him to own us or own the
country. As Emerson says of the
genius: "He thinks we wish to belong
to him, as he wishes to occupy us. He
greatly mistakes us!" Many progres progressives
sives progressives who followed LaFollette because
they believed that he had the best and
clearest grasp of public questions of
any man in the field, deserted LaFofc
lette and went over to Roosevelt, not
because they believed him to be more
nearly right, but because they thought
he was the only man who could win
against Taft. And winning, with the
ordinary political leader, is the primary
Not the least striking feature of the
present campaign Is the extraordinary

agreement of the candidates in their
diagnosis of the condition of the coun country.
try. country. They all, with one accord, admit
that conditions are wrong and should
be readjusted. They all agree that the
existence, of powerful trusts and mon monopolies
opolies monopolies in private hands is a genuine
danger to the country. They all agree
that the tariff must be revised and re revised
vised revised downward. They all believe that
the government functions should be
somewhat extended. Upon this -diagnosis,
which is practically the diagnos diagnosis
is diagnosis which Bryan and. the populists were
crying in the wilderness twenty years

ago, they may all call themselves pro
gressives. But the test comes when the
remedies are talked of. Harmon, Taft,
Underwood and Clark would adjust the
tariff and prosecute the trusts. They
would treat the symptoms. But the
real progressives, LaFollette, Wilson
and Roosevelt, would go deeper. They
say that the difficulty is not merely the
tariff and the trusts, but the control of
the government by those trusts and
other moneyed interests. They would
strike at the root of the difficulty by
demanding more popular government, a
more direct democracy. If once the
people can be placed in power over
their own affairs by means jpf direct
primaries, direct election of United
States senators, direct presidential pri
maries and such devices as the initia initiative,
tive, initiative, referndum and recall, then they
can be trusted to settle the economic
questions well and fully. The difference
between the conservatives and the pro progressives
gressives progressives in this campaign is funda fundamental.
mental. fundamental. The conservatives believe that
the people cannot be fully trusted: the
progressives believe that they can. It
is because LaFollette and Wilson have
convinced people of the sincerity of
this belief that the whole field is
against them. As for Roosevelt, he be believes
lieves believes in trusting the people provided
he is around to tell them what to do.
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TRIGUE INTRIGUE (By Louis Joseph Vance)
As he stepped out of the lift Colonel
O'Rourke remarked a light In his
room, visible through the transom
over the door.
"The femme de chambre." he
thought. "Sure and the poor thing's
still busy trying to clear up. ,
To the contrary, he found the door
fast "'Tis careless she was to leave
the light on," he "observed fitting his
key In the lock.
If thoughtless in that one way, the
woman had fulfilled the letter of her
word In the other. It was with com comprehensive
prehensive comprehensive relief (since he anticipated
a caller) that he found the room once
again presentable.
But one thing surprised him; and
more surprising still was the-fact that
his ordinarily indifferent eye should
have detected It at the first glance.
He had indeed hardly entered before
he became aware of a square of white
paper tucked, in the corner of the bu bureau
reau bureau mirror.
"The diwle, now!" he greeted it
"That's curious. . Could one of
me many admirers have bribed the
femme de chambre to bring a note to
me?" He chuckled, holding to the
light a much soiled envelope, grimy
with the marks of many fingers, plas plastered
tered plastered with stamps and black with
postage marks and substitute ad addresses,
dresses, addresses, having evidently been for forwarded
warded forwarded over half the world before it
reached the addressee: who was,
In a bold hand, "Colonel Terence
He whistled low over this, examin examining
ing examining it intently, infinitely less concern concerned
ed concerned with its contents than with the
manner by which it had reached him.
The first postmark seemed to be that
of Rangoon, the original address, the
Cercle Mllitaire, his club In Paris.
Thence, apparently, it had sought him
in Galway, Ireland, Dublin, Paris again.
and finally after half a dozen other
addresses "C. of Mme. O'Rourke, Ho Hotel
tel Hotel Carlton, London." The London
postmark was Indecipherable. .
He found himself trembling violent
ly. By one hand alone could this
have reached him, since the post had I
not brought it to Monte Carlo. -. I
He recalled that woman's voice which j
had so stirred him, the woman of the
Casino whose bearing had seemed to
him so familiar. ....
Some one tapped on the door; he
smothered a curse of annoyance, and
went to answer, thrusting the letter
Into his pocket.
A page announced Monsieur le
Comte des Trebes.
"-Show the gentleman up," snapped
O'Rourke. He was about to add, "In
The Frenchman Rose, Offering Him
the Envelope.
five minutes," when Des Trebes him
self appeared.
"Anticipating that message, mon monsieur,"
sieur," monsieur," he said, moving Into view
from one side of the door, "I took the
liberty' of accompanying this boy. I
am late. I fear."
O'Rourke forced a nod and smile of
welcome. "Not to my knowledge," said
The Frenchman consulted his watch.
"Ten minutes late, monsieur; it is ten
past midnight."
"Then," said O'Rourke, "the top o
the morning to ye. Enter, monsieur."
He stood aside, closing the door be be-him
him be-him his guest TIb no matter; if
I thought ye punctual, 'tis so ye are
to all intents and purposes. .
A chair, monsieur." He established
Des Trebes by a window. "And a cig cigarette?
arette? cigarette? ... A drop to drink?
. . As ye wllL . And since
'tis to talk secret business that we're
here would ye like the door locked?
"That is hardly essential!" Des Tre Trebes
bes Trebes reviewed his surroundings with
swift, searching glance. "We are at
least secure from interruption; one
could ask little more."
"True for ye," laughed O'Rourke. He
moved toward the alcove. "Now first
of all I'm to submit proofs of me iden identity,
tity, identity, I believe," he added. Intending to
dig out of his trunk a dispatch-box
containing his passports and other pa papers
pers papers of a private nature.
But Des Treb3 had changed his
mind. "That is unnecessary, mon monsieur;
sieur; monsieur; Your very willingness Is suffi sufficient
cient sufficient proof. I have your word and
am content"
That's the way of doing business
that I like," assented O'Rourke heart heartily,
ily, heartily, warming a little to the man as he
turned back a chair facing the vi vi-comte.
comte. vi-comte. "Besides. I Quarrel with no
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Handsome Round or Square Extension Tahles, Dining Chairs,
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TL R- Carroll, Uestauem IJanaeer.
JT. IL. Benjamin, Ettor.
a uam msresj sr. iitiiiiii'rni I'liiiirm i
sat down on Tom Watson.
" i inrow
muo ii you inrow me araa inai buck.
Notwithstanding, its onr opinion that I
me joae is on aiajor uuer ratner man
on the people of Florida.
The state democratic executive com- j
mlttee meets In Jacksonville Wednes-
day. June 5, to put the official stamp
on the primary returns.
A man's got him now." Tampa
Tribune and its various echoes, May 10
to 17.
At the time the above quoted em
appeared. It reminded the Star of a llt
tie dog catching a locomotive, and we'll
bet that particular man never "gets"
that particular engine again.
xne Jacksonville ooara i i n
commenced to move In earnest toward
building and maintaining municipal
docks, it is a matter oi importance oi

all Florida, and we hope there will bethA mveiv natl shades of nlnk. ereen.

not let up In it until a system of docks
sufficient for the business of a section
with a million people Is established.
Savannah Is a splenild city, but it is
more to the benefit of every Floridian
lor me iraae oi nis siaie 10 go mm
the port of Jacksonville.
The Tampa Times calls attention to
the thinly veiled slurs cast by a writer

in tne saturaay Kvenmg -osi on tne ments gerved in the dining room,
port of Tampa In regard to the coming Mrfc Coilier was, as always, a charm charm-commerce
commerce charm-commerce of the Panama canal. We ,ng, hoategs d her lovely young sis sis-read
read sis-read the article and wondered where Ur MUg Porter whom she introduced,
the writer studied geography. Tampa a already greatly admired in Tusca Tusca-ls
ls Tusca-ls undoubtedly the nearest continental looga where he spent some time as a
American port of consequence to the gcnooj giT
canal. The Coast Line and Seaboard MrjJ Colller received in a white lin-
Railways running into that city will Kerle dreg8 elaborately trimmed with
undoubtedly double track before many lace and embroidery. Miss Porter's
years. And Tight now Is a fine time beautlfui c0stume was a handsome
for the Tampa Northern and the Ray n of whUe embroidered chlftori
railroad to connect and Join hands with overgatin and trimmed with crystal

the Kent railroad ana mane an mae-
.pendent line right thru the center of
folks, and with municipal docks In
Jacksonville, it wouia o a paying in-
siiiution ana a ireigui eiiutiicn ai
most equal to a river.
Apparently Claude IEngle has de-
feated W. M. Toomer for congressman
to demonstrate his sincerity and ability
to serve me people. e nas oeen iviik I
on promise, ana we trust ne win noi
be short In, performance.
This paper will watch his career
with an interest that is Inclined to be
friendly, and trusts there will be noth-
lng to criticize In his conduct at the
capital. Those who have Jeen opposed
" f 'T v,
in holding up his hands, and giving him

every cnance to snow me meiat ne lslfrlends
made of. It ehall be our pleasure ta re- p,sneii n,M.mM the .T t. Mnr-

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credit in bis congressional career,
Lakeland Telegram.
That will be a fair deal, and Mr.
L'Engle and his friends can' ask no
more. s
Theodore Roosevelt on the republican
iae ana governor wnson, n me uem-
M -S m VTTIl A. .S
ocratic siae. were overwneimmg win-
ners in me new jersey primaries.
Roosevelt's victory was a clean
weep. Apparently he has every one
of the state's twenty-eight delegates to I
the Chicago convention. In the prefer
entiai vote ms piuramy was mny
wvw over iu
Wilson's triumph on the democratic
w" "s 'V T "7'" governor iui wur (Ueleu.
These four win go to Chicago unin-1
tructed. Wilson has the other twenty-
four. Wilson's great vote was a stag-
gering blow to the1 antUWilson men.
Wilson beat his opponents "by six to
LaFollette's vote was negligible
South Dakota is the only other state
In which primaries will be held before
the national conventions meet next
Orangeburg, S. C, May 28. The fun funeral
eral funeral of Judge James F. Islar, who died
- -i,,,,. if,,.-1
half a century Judge Ialar was a lead-
... Tv
in nu ts( year irum lue muruuiies
, tho a,, or.tiai
for some time. Nearly all of the lmme-
diate members of his family were with
him when he died. His burial was
Willi 1,1 a.wuw, 0. v m. j w i
grand master of the state. The pall J
bearers were among his close personal I
friends,' designated by him.
wife, who was Miss Marion P. Allston
m Z. , v
of Charleston, to whom he was married
in 1906. and by seven children of his
irst marriage to Miss Frances M. A.
LovelL who died In 1902. The follow-
fr -mi xxr t.
W.rcross. 3.; Mrs. B. P. of
Savannah, S. O. Izlar of Charleston and
Mrs. I. H. Wanameker of Charleston.
Judge Islar was born in 1832 In Or Orangeburg
angeburg Orangeburg county on his father's farm.
After attending the county schools and
'graduating with high honors at Emory
College In Georgia, he taught school
for a few years and then began the
study of law. He was admitted to the
bar In 1858. When the war broke out
he volunteered at once for service, and
became captain of the Edisto Rifles,
erring throughout the war. He was
captured in 1865 and became & prisoner
of war at Governor's Island. N. T., be being
ing being released, on. parole In March, 1865.
After the war he resumed his law prac practice
tice practice and entered also Into public life.
He served as state senator for twelve
years. In 1889 he was elected to the
bench of the circuit and held the office
for four years, being superseded in the
sweep that was made of the bench by
the Tillman faction, to which he was
opposed. In 1894 he was elected to
Congress to represent the first district,
succeeding Judge William IL Brawley.
He defeated for this place J. William
Stokes In a hard fought campaign. For
a number of years Judge Islar was a
member and for several terms was
chairman of the state democratic ex executive
ecutive executive committee. He was also for
many years a trustee of the University
of South Carolina. He was Interested
In all movements for the Improvement
of Orangeburg. He was the first pres president
ident president -of the bank 'of Orangeburg, and
was at one time mayor of the city.
- Judge Islar was a brother of Major
Izlar of Ocala, and father of Dr. R. P.
Izlar so well Temembered here.


: We clip from the Tuscaloosa, (Ala.)
Tlmes-Gasette the following; accounts
of some pretty parties given to Kiss
Marguerite Porter, who is attending
the University of Alabama commence
ment and visiting her sister, Mrs. W.
A. Collier, r
Mrm. CUlern Receyftoav
Mrs. William A. Collier's reception
yesterday afternoon, in compliment to
her sister. Miss Marguerite Porter of
na1a Tfla a & pharmlne event of
the commencement season and a beau
,,., ,,, ofrir- i .vrv detail
1 1 -
Th nmm. wa filled with beautiful
W.M anA vnun7 women to their
dataty summer toilettes making an ex-
quisit picture.
Upon entering
the hall, crimson
mblft bl bo-,- lhe eTe and
th t- -raced with a vase
of cr!mBOn nd whlte carnations. A
delicious drink of Iced tea with sher
bert was served, with nut bread and
several kinds of sandwiches.
The living room where the receiving
line stood was also decorated with
crm80n ramblers and the dining room
n,h out from It was most ef
necthre wlth exquisite sweet peas. The
tab. was Dread with a handsome
iimv lace niece which comnletely cot
rA It a -nil in the renter was a mirror
nnnB hl.h laree brass basket of
Lweet M rested and smaller baskets
of the game floWers surrounded the
A b,. nuffv how at mallne in
laTender and white tied the handles of
the cenUr baaket and the maUne was
knotted to the handles of the others.
tormlng a centerpiece of great beauty,
Crygtal candlesticks held candles In the
ltjimB shades and the mints, ribbon
.mm and salted almonds in snarklinsr
I out s-la.. dishes comnleted the whole.
PInk. talned strawberry ice cream
and cake were the delicious refresh-
fr!ntr. Receivine with them
wmie j0es of Monteom-
Lrv. fla Veel nf TTlneton. Miss Ruth
HaIrston of Columbus. Miss.. Miss
Georgla Hume of Nashville. and Miss
Lua Calkins of Chattanooga. Miss
Clara, Miss Carrie Alexander of
Chattanooga and Miss Ellen Ashley
served the tea. Mrs. E. W. Hausman
and Mrs. Harry N. Eddlns, Miss Claude
Burton and Miss McAlplne Teceived in
the haJU and Mrg a R Presnell In the
dining room, where the pretty girls
D.nln c- wtm fiaaen f n rv Tvinise
Waomft wiihemin and Jeanette
Mn. Preaaell'e Bridge Party
Mrs. Charles R. Presnell entertained
at a most artistic bridge party yester
day afternoon in honor of Miss Mar
irnarl t a Pnrfor f Vala.- Via thn sis
L w A OMntmr- MUs Carrie
Alexander, of Chattanooga, the sister
o Mrs. E. W. Hausman. and Miss Har-
l,et Allan.who Is here on a visit to
fee house, one of the most notable
places about Tuscaloosa. With marble
mantels, molded ceilings, etc., the place
is always extremely attractive and
i needs' little- decorations, yet the hos
tess, with a deft touch had arranged
numerous clusters of yellow coriopsls
in the halL Sweet peas galore bloom
ed in the sitting room and in the din
lng room crimson ramblers ran riot In
loye,y rasnlon. Tne mantel, fireplace.
et wwe banked wlth the ramblers
.d the TOOm was a thlng ot beauty
Bridge was played and the prize for
t h a hiorheat spnre was awarded to Mrs.
nhlM TLrweii Tr tn. whom was
esented a of one of the ,ate
noTels. To each of the guests of honor
Mrg presmell presented beautiful ban
ii1nii fnr th hair. l-nerenlouslv made
I wjm roses, etc, one being pink, another
hlue and another red.
i ..... iy.m amA mfTlt waf.
rg wlth the saUd COUPSe, sandwiches,
t wr a-mti'v served, the iests
. ,M4, taa thA bftl,
as they arrived. Mrs. Sam Maxwell
presided over the bowl of tea. Mrs. W.
A. Collier assisted in receiving.
Candler. May 28. Mr. and Mrs. Hen
ry Clark and little daughter, Edna, left
Wednesday for their summer home In
New York state. This estimable fam family
ily family expect to return earlier than usual
next fall.
Mrs. Anderson, who has spent the
winter and spring: with Mrs. W. W.
Jones- nas one to her northern home
Mr. Williams of South Carolina is
. ,.
I visiting his son. Dr. Williams.
Rv' Lafe fllled hIa feS"laV;
mnt 5unday mornins in the Mtnodlst
Mrs. Dustin and sister.
Miss Mary
I"aroix were shopping in Ocala Wed
fr J"
The closing of our school was cele-
the school house. The trustees and
. . -0-
th r families attended en masse. Sev-
fJ of the young people also partic-
'Pf0- a
- Miss Minnie Albertson and Messrs.
- :."-.," ....
son's school picnic
Peter Fort the champion speller won
autography laurels this term, which
consisted of. In the material, a book.
Mrs. C W.vQuick has in a new stock
of dry goods and ready made clothing
and Is expecting another shipment.
Thursday afternoon was the. regular
meeting of the white ribboners.
Mrs. Mary Elliot and son. Duncan
who have been at Lake Butler for the
past several months, have returned to
their home east of town.
Since the melon season has opened
commission men are in evidence.
Prof, and Mrs. Rickards paid their
old friends a farewell visit the latter
part of the week before returning to
their home In Hillsborough county for
their summer vacation. Prof. Rickards
and daughter. Miss Callie. have very
acceptably taught the Belleview school
for the past several terms. They were
the original owners of Dr. Belcher's
pretty home at this place.
a 'qu arter CENTURT
Before the public Over five million
samples given away each year. The
constant and Increasing sales from
samples, proves the genuine merit of
Allen's Foot-Ease, the antiseptic pow powder
der powder to be shaken into the shoes for
corns, bunions, aching, swollen, moist,
tender feet. Sold everywhere, 25c Sam Sample
ple Sample FREE.., Address, A. S. Olmsted, Lie Lie-Roy,
Roy, Lie-Roy, N. T. 5
Holeproof hosiery at Fishel's.
Pleasant furnished rooms for light light-housekeeping..
housekeeping.. light-housekeeping.. 66 Oklawaha avenue. 5 18

II 1 1011

And It May Take the Official Count ta
DeeMe Wke la Elected
(Special to the Star)
Tampa. May 31. Returns from thir
teen out of the eighteen counties of
the second district give Clark 11.377
votes and Hilburn 10.935. The race is
very close and it may take the official
count to decide the matter.
Sheats won by about 4500.
L'Engle wins by about 5000.
Crawford is far ahead of Mathews.
The Underwood delegates seem to
have made a clean sweep, but some
Wilson men are pressing them hard
and may yet win. Bentley.
Collectors for the King's Daughters
will be sent out this week for the col collection
lection collection of dues, both for 1911 and 1912.
We trust that there will be a ready
response, so that our books may be
balanced. New members gladly wel
comed and those not wishing to be belong
long belong please notify the secretary or col
lectors, so. that names may .not be
carried from year, to year. Non-pay
ment of dues for one year will cause
name to be dropped from roll, and will
not be considered a King's Daughter
from this date. Committee.
We wish to express our most sincere
thanks to friends and neighbors who
assisted us so kindly during the death
and burial of our dear son and brother;
also for the many beautiful floral offer
ings. May God's best blessings rest on
each of you is the wish of us all.
J. A. Reynolds and Family.
.M. I Reynolds and Family.
Ocala, Fla., May 29, 1912.
Mrs. R. Li. Anderson has kindly of
fered five dollars for the benefit of the
King's Daughters by any one of Its
members for a name for their beautiful
home and place, suggestive of its loca
tion and surroundings, if used and
adopted. Every member is urged to
try for this money as it is for a char charitable
itable charitable purpose. Please send name for
home with member's name attached.
which will be afterwards sent to Mrs.
Anderson only by number. All names
may be sent to Mrs. Blttinger. 61
South Fourth street, before June 6th.
Hereafter the daily afternoon mat matinee
inee matinee at the. Ideal Theater will com commence
mence commence at 3:45 and the doors will be
open at 3:30. Three full reels will be
run at each matinee. General admis
sion 5 cents to afternoon performances.
We can supply you with pure Ice. for
alt purposes, whether your require requirements
ments requirements are for home use or for a car carload.
load. carload. Place your orders with us.
Warm weather means trouble for
the MEAT MARKET without proper
refrigerator equipment but HERE
it means that you will obtain your
TRY, POULTRY, in the same choice condition
as in cool weather for our equip equipment
ment equipment is of the best and is absolutely
Splendid meats splendid serivce
reasonable prices atthe splendid
market of
Phone 108
W. H. MARSH, Proprietor.
Fresh Shrimp, Crabs
Fresh and Salt
Water Fish.
Best Merchant's
Lunch tor
35 cents
in the city.
Any season's Delicacy
promptly served.
(eating's Cafe.
v Chas. Rodoff, Proprietor
Funeral Directors
Undertakers and Erabalners
Fine Caskets and Burial Robes
- D. K. STIVER, Faaeral Director
AH Work Done by Licensed Em-
balmers and Full Guaranteed.
Phones: D. K. Mclver. 104; Sam
P-es. 380; Undertaking Office. 47.

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The time of the oart has been taken
up all-day yesterday and today, trying
to secure a jury to try Willis M..Bax M..Bax-ley
ley M..Bax-ley and Mrs. Dessie. M. Jones. for the
murder of Mr. Jno. A. Jones, near Cole Coleman,
man, Coleman, in Sumter county, a few months
Mr, Jones was a prominent citizen of
Sumter county, having held the office
of superintendent of public instruction,
and was a man of middle age. He met
bis death at the hands of Baxley one
morning some months ago, while the
Litter was passing Jones' house. Bax
ley claimed that Jones attacked him.
and the killing was in self- defense;
but many of Jones' neighbors believed
there were other reasons for the act,
and the result of t the investigations of
the grand jury, were an indictment
against Baxley for murder and of Mrs.
Jones as an accessory before the pres present
ent present at the fact.
The' defendants are represented by
Mr. R. B. Bullock of this city and the
Messrs. Syd L. Carter and Syd L. Car Carter.
ter. Carter. Jr., of Gainesville. The defense se secured
cured secured a change of venire to this county.
State Attorney E. W. Davis is assist
ed by CoL R. W.. Davis of Tampa, and
the trial will be a battle royal of legal
giants.. The names, of the jurors are
as. follows: J. B. DeVore, A. B. Mock,
W. P. Holly. H." W. Baxter, Robert
Shortridge,. David Fellows. P. U. Mllli-
gan. F. W. Bishop. J. MMadden. W. J.
Wilson. C. S. Turner and F. S. Jen
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
ply to Ocala Lumber & Supply Co.
Blue ribbon winners at two succeed
ing fairs, and will mature two weeks
earlier than other varieties. Can be
planted as late as July 15th.
' .F. W. Ditto.
Prof. G. C. Looney is engaged for
ten days teaching arithmetic. Ten les
sons include all' 'rules of percentage
commission, insurance, taxes, stocks
and bonds, brokerage, duties, Interest
all rules, simple and compound, bank banking,
ing, banking, discounts, etc., with proportion
simple and compound, square-root.
cube-root, measurements, lumber and
land, gauging and any rule requiring
thorough explanation. Address, O. C.
Loon ey, 62 Fort ..King avenue. Ocala.
Justice Eli Cherry, of 3UUs Mills,
Tenn., was plainly- worried. A bad sore
on his leg had baffled several doctors
and long resisted all remedies. "I
thought it was cancer' he wrote.
At last I used Bucklen's Arnica Salve,
and' was completely cured," ; Cures
burns, boils, ulcers, cuts,-bruises and
piles. 25 cents at Tydlngs & Co's. -.
Merchants' Cafe,' A. C. L.' depot cor corner.
ner. corner. Meals a la carte and lunches at
any hour.
is hearty., vigorous life, according to
Hugh Taliman, of San Antonio. "We
find." he writes," "that Dr." King's New
Life Pills surely ?utnew life and ener energy
gy energy into a person. Wife and I believe
they are the bfest' made." Excellent
for stomach, liver or. kidney troubles.
25 cents at Tydings & Co's..
1912 model Maxwell runabout equip equipped'
ped' equipped' with speedometer electric horn,
etc. i Been run less than, four' hundred
miles. In perfect, condition. Will 'sell
for 'part cash ..and balance on easy
terms. If interested address, box 404,
Ocala, Fla. 5-14
A thousand .tongues could, not ex express
press express the gratitude of Mrs. J. E. Cox,
of Joliet, IlL; for. her wonderful deliv deliverance
erance deliverance form an awful fate. "Typhoid
pneumonia had left me with a dreadful
cough' she writes. "Sometimes I had
such awful coughing spells I thought
I would die. I could get no help from
doctor's treatment or other medicines
till I used Dr. King's New Discovery.
But I owe my. life. to this .wonderful
remedy for I -scarcely cough at all
now." Quick and safe, its the most re reliable
liable reliable of all throat and lung medicines.
Every bottle guaranteed. 50c and $1.00.
Trial bottle free at Tydings & Co's.
Mrs. J. H. Tinley, Waynesboro. Ga,
suffered for years with rheumatism
and kidney and bladder trouble. "I
have taken several different kinds of
medicine but got no relief until I took
Foley Kidney Pills, which have cured
me. I think them the best remedy
for kidney and bladder trouble. and for
rheumatism Sold at The Anti-Monopoly
Drug Store.
Alma Zada Face Powder Is the best
we have to offer at 50c. the box. The
Post Office Drug Stores.
When your food does not digest well
and. you feel "blye," tired and discour discouraged,
aged, discouraged, you s'houjSt'use a: tittle HERBINE
at bedtime. It opens the bowels, puri purifies
fies purifies the system and restores a fine feel feeling
ing feeling of health- and" energy. Price 50c
Soly by all druggists.
FOR RENT Four rooin flat; also,
cottage of seven rooms, electric lights
and bath;' near primary school. .Mrs.
R. D. Fuller.
Mrs. J. H. Tinley, Waynesboro, Ga.,
suffered for years with rheumatism
and kidney and bladder trouble. I
have taken several different kinds of
medicine but got no relief until I took
Foley Kidney Pills, which have cured
me.. I think them the best remedy for
kidney and bladder troble and for
rheumatism." Sold at the Anti-Monopoly
Drug Store. t
LOST A black silk umbrella. silverr
tipped handle, right new. Finder will
receive reward on leaving same at this
office. Lost two weeks ago. a
Notice is hereby given that ten days
from date hereof. I, Hugh Benbow.
will make application to the honorable
board of pardon for the state of Flor
ida, at Tallahassee, for a pardon. I
having been 'tried and convicted of
manslaughter in the May term of the
circuit court. ;the' fifth. Judicial circuit
of Florida. for "Marlon county, and
sentenced" to- Eighteen -months at hard
labor -In the; state penitentiary.
Hugh Benbow. Petitioner.
C. H. Alston, Attorney for Petitioner.



Two Phones, 16 and 174 OCALA, FLORIDA

The Georgia Southern & Florida j
Railway has arranged to run its pop popular
ular popular excursion to points in Georgia on
Tuesday, June llthl" Tickets will be
sold for the regular morning, train
from points on the Palatka division be
tween that point and Valdosta. This
train will connect with a special excur excursion
sion excursion rain at Valdosta on which Pull
man cars will be operated to Macon and
Atlanta from Jacksonville, and passen
gers can take this train at Jackson Jacksonville
ville Jacksonville if they prefer. Very low rates
are offered to Valdosta, Macon and At
lanta and tickets will allow five, whole
days in. either of these cities.' This
train will be personally conducted 'by
the district passenger agent of the
Georgia Southern &. Florida Railway
and'there will be, plenty of refresh refreshments
ments refreshments and edibles, ample accommoda accommodations
tions accommodations and best of order; -in fact, every everything
thing everything 'will be done for. the-comfort of
the passengers. The .ladies and child children'
ren' children' will be looked out for same as on
the regular train. This will be a grand
opportunity, for the people of Florida
to visit -their friends and relatives. ,Jn
Georgia. Thre will be no signing .. of
tickets and each ticket will allow one
hundred and fifty pounds of baggage.
For rates, schedules or full particulars
see advertisement in the Star.
Sick headache results, from a dih-ordered-
condition of the stomach, and
can be cured by the use of Chamber Chamberlain's
lain's Chamberlain's Stomach and Liver Tablets. Try
it. For sale by all dealers.
P. O. BOX 46
Accurate Building Plans, Blue Prints
and Specifications made. Lands Sur Surveyed
veyed Surveyed and Platted. Close Estimates
tpade on Erection of Buildings of any
Character by contract or on comrois comrois-lion
lion comrois-lion basis. write or consult me at
Northwest Corner Ocala Home Block
Baggage, Freight, Pianos, Furniture
and Safes a Specialty. Careful and
"Prompt Attention Given All Orders.
Indigestion. Bad Breath. Dlzri Dlzri-ness.
ness. Dlzri-ness. Vertigo (blind staggers),
Headache, Sallow Complexion,
a Tired. Discouraged Feeling
are all symptoms of a Torpid
Im mu. Effective Liver Teale a4
Bowel Regulator.
Its powerful reviving influ influence
ence influence in the torpid liver brings
on an immediate Improvement.
Tou feel better at once. The
bowels move freely so that the
Impurities which have clogged
ud the digestive organs find an
outlet. When the system has
been thus purified, the bilious,
half sick feeling disappears, the
complexion clears, the breath
becomes sweet, the mind alert
and cheerful and there is a fine
feeling of exhilaration all
through the body.
Prtee 50e 9 Bottle.
JamesF.BaIIard.Prop. St.louIs.Mo.
Use Stephens Eye Salve for
Sore Eyes, it cure.

Don't Let a Torpid Liver Knock Ten
; Out of a Day'e Wert There la a
Better Way Read About It
A man feels very little like work working
ing working and a child don't want to go to
school when bilious or constipated. If
you try calomel to eure you the
chances are that you will be so weak weakened
ened weakened by its after effects hat you 'will
be laid up for two or three days more.
So we say, "Don't Take Calomel!" We
have a perfect substitute for calomel
right here in our store, that we can
fully guarantee to cure, constipation
and liven up the liver, just as quickly
as' calomel, but without any of the bad
after effects of -calomel. The name of
this tonic is Dodson's Liver Tone. It
Is a pleasant tasting vegetable tonic
that mildly stimulates the liver and
causes it to work just right to cleanse
the body without any danger of saliva salivation.
tion. salivation. ; When you try it if you do not
say that it is a perfect substitute for
calomel, come right in and s get your
money back. The Court' Pharmacy.
A child can't get strong and robust
while intestinal worms eat away Its
vitality. To give the child a chance to
grow these parasites must be destroy destroyed
ed destroyed and expelled. WHITE'S CREAM
VERMIFUGE ,1s guaranteed ,to remove
the worms; it also puts the vital or organs
gans organs in healthy, vigorous condition.
Price 25c per bottle. Sold by all drug
Taken up,, one Berkshire boar, about
two years old. Owner can have same
by paying for rad. and keep. Call on
H. .L. Griggs. Oak, Fla. 5-24-U
J. M. Howell, a 'popular druggist of
Greensburg, Ky says, ."We use Cham Chamberlain's
berlain's Chamberlain's Cough Remedy in our own
household- and know it is excellent."
For sale by all dealers.
Don't you think when you go to have
your pictures made that you'd, better
go to a studio that will give you the
best work? Certainly. Then come to
to the Ocala Photo Co.
For soreness of the muscles whether
induced by violent exercise or injury.
Chamberlain's Liniment is excellent.
This liniment is also highly esteemed
for the relief it affords in cases of
rheumatism. Sold by all dealers.
A tract of 1257 acres of the choicest
Marion county farming land. Several
hundred acres .In cultivation, and near nearly
ly nearly all fenced. First class farm build buildings
ings buildings of all kinds. Good timber on por portion
tion portion of land not in cultivation. Close
to railroad and hard roads pass thru
portions of the land. Only five miles
from Ocala. This is one of the best
farming tracts in the best section of
Marlon, the banner county of the state
of Florida. The price is very reasona reasonable.
ble. reasonable. If interested, address Box 606,
Ocala, Fla.
Do not leave any standing water
about your yard, particularly rain wa water
ter water hundreds and thousands of mo mosquitoes
squitoes mosquitoes are the result.
Regular convocations or me rcata
Chapter, No. 13, R. A. M.. on the fourth
Friday of every month at 8 p. m.
C E. Connor, E. H. P.
Jake Brown, Secretary.
' NO. ,10, F. & A. 31.
Marion-Dunn Lodge No. 19 meets in
the Temple on the first and third
Thursday evenings of each month.
Visiting brethren cordially Invited.
C. E. Simmons. W. M.
Jake Brown. Secretary.
Cencordia Lodge. Fraternal Union of
America, meets in Yonge's Hall on the
second- Thursday evening' of each
nonth. Geo. L. Taylor. F. M.
Chas! K. Sage, Secretary.
fonventions held every Monday eve evening
ning evening in Castle Hall over Carlisle's
drugstore. A cordial welcome to visit visiting
ing visiting knights. J. G. Ferguson. C C
Chas. K- Sage. K. of B. and S.
OCALA LODGE NO. 286, B. P. O. E.
Ocala L4e No. "286. Benevolent and
Protective Order of Elks, meets sec second
ond second and fourth Tuesday evenings in
each month, visiting brethren always
welcome. 'Howell M. -Hampton, E. R.
Joseph BelL Secretary.
Ocala Lodge No. $99. Meets each
Thursday night In hall In Gary block.
- Q. F. Mershon. Dictator.
E. L. Stapp. Secretary.

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Then buy yonr Shoes and
Hosiery from tails' date to
July 15th at
and cret a discount of
on every purchase
Spot Cash, Remember
Ve do not know how to keep
n i nun nno
; I fnll t llv. t-
VI JI I lllkkll V
Contractor and BailCcr
Plana ana Specifications Fnrnfsbed
Upon ReauesT.
129 Sonth Third Street
Cor. Day and Dcn Sts.
Jaelisonville. Florida
All modern improvements,
very central location, coolest
rooms in city. Fine sample
Rates: $1.00 1.50 and 2.00
with bath.
Astor Investment Co.,
A. D. Vance, Presi&cL
I When I
I Always
With Billy
j AT
The best place ia'Ceeitj
- m
from 6:C3 !o 7:30
tonic in action quick in reulto
Give prompt relief from BACKACII2,
BLADDER and all annoying URINARY
IRREGULARITD2S. A positive boon to
8. A. Darls, GS1 Washington St., CoaaenrvfUat
lad- is la bis SStta fear. 11a -writes osi I kars
label suffered much from my hidDeii aad klad
der 1 had sevsrebaekecLeesutd say kktaey actios
eras too frequent, causing sae to lose tasea sleee
at night, and in soy bladder there mm rmsMlssl
pain. I took Foley Kidney Pills for sosse tisse,
and am now free of all trouble and amia able ss
be np and around. Foley aUdaar Pills save C3
nignert reoBsnissilstioa,'
" -r
Sell t7 tfce Aittl-tlesisesly

IFoloy Kidney

i i

TTfliie CmnnMeiPciial IBsiimlk


men, professional
,Th bank' profits
of our town and

Flnif Its shareholders are all home people, business
men and farmers. Their Interests and yours are mutual,
remain right here In the community for the upbuilding

: ' v . A r '.y .; ,'
eeadi Its business is governed with conservatism. Speculation plays no
part In Its conduct. It fosters and encourages home enterprises, all of which
make for soundness and satisfactory bank service.'

should be not only

Masons meet tonight.

Dr Newsom is able to be up today.

Fruit jars at Fishel's.

Miss Annie Atkinson returned from
Gainesville today.

-Attorney W. I Palmer of Orlando is
at. the' Ocala House.

Tour last photo didn't do you Justice.
It wasn't taken at' the Ocala Photo Co.

T. K. Shepard and F. fianford of
Tampa are at the Ocala House.

Dr. E. G. Peek' ( jkmmm to K.
M8 hi resUeaec yhou, If. 901.

Mr. and MrsI C. J. Rogero of Palat Palat-ka
ka Palat-ka were at the Ocala House last night.

Dr. A. I. Blaleek, fkrdctoi, etae
pkene N. SM reiUesee phew, 133.

Mrs. Flora Morrison of Morriston
was at the Ocala House last night.


The Citizens Investment Company of
Ocala, now less than six months old.
capitalized at $10,000. has finished four
pretty five-room, modern cottages that
rent for $20,000 per month each. Two
of these houses Ixave been 'sold at a
handsome profit and the others are in
ken demand, with several people
figuring: on them. The company ex?
pects to; start work on four more cot
tages of about the same size and value
in a short time, and get them on the
market or ready for tenants before an another
other another six months has gone by. The
little company has accomplished its
two alms already: it has in the short
time it has been In existence placed
four pretty homes on the map of Ocala
and 'given the community roofs for
housing four new families, and it has
made good profits for the men who put
their money into It. Houses, it will be
remembered, have been at a premium
In Ocala for many years and there has
not been a time when there were
enough to meet the demands and espe especially
cially especially is this tru of the houses of the
size this company is building.

At the Ocala Photo Co. we develop
your films free If bought from us.

Mr. Mal Haughton of Jacksonville is
at the Ocala House, visiting his mother.

Mr. Lester Marsh went to Lakeland
on Sunnyjim this morning.

Kodak finishing done by experts at
the Ocala Photo Co.

Mr. and Mrs. Lv R. Chazal and chil children
dren children came up from the lake today.

Mr. Olaf Zewadski has a position
with Todd & Co.

Mr. Heron Todd paid a business visit
to Eustis last night.

Mr. Frank Newport of Eastlake came
up to the city today.

Mr. L. Hurst of
this afternoon in the


Mr. R. B. Meffert thanks his friends
for their support in the recent cam campaign,
paign, campaign, and assures them he will never
forget but always appreciate their
faithful and disinterested work in his



Monday. June 3rd, being a legal holi holiday,
day, holiday, the banks of the "city will be clos closed
ed closed for business on that -day.
The Commercial Banter
The Ocala National Bank.
The Munroe & Chambliss Bank.


elegant but everlasting. Good looking silver silverware
ware silverware in your home leavc!an impression on
visitors and friends that exists after .all other
impressions fade. We invite you to look to today
day today over our specially selected stock of the
latest designs in beautiful silverware.

Cook your next roast In a paper bag.

and get the bag from the Post Office

Drug Store25c. the package.

Capt. Bussard is Testing up a few

days and Mr. L. O. Cason is pulling the
bell cord on Sunnyjim.

FOR SALE One pair good turpen

tine mules, wagon and harness.' W.

Wilson. Citra, Fla. 5-13-dl0tw2




'nn' Vc-':

ington typewrVtTr mlnTrs at the Oca "
TT v for Mr. Dickson's family to move in.
House. . .

Mr. u. o. nvoarow s preiiy nome on
FOR SALE CHEAP New Buck the J avenue ,s not

range, used about two months. Phone r"";-"' I f.

-t- I . it i m i .3

Iiu occupy wen uetur injr are rtmuy
to return from Woodmar in the falL

Ocala-Jacksonville attorney, was in ir- namsoy oeauuiui ounga-

the city last night and today. IOW house on houtn Third street, which

has oeen leased to Air. Kagin or tne a.

$2500 to loan on Al real estate se- Railway, is aimosi reaay lor. me

curity at 8 per cent Interest. Address, ramiiy 10 move in ana is one pi me

O. Box 583. city."" 5-15-tt neatest ana most artistic nomes on tne

street, ait. uamsDy aesignea tne nouse

Mr. R. 1 Turner, superintendent of and superintended its construction all

nubile instruction' for Citrus county. tn way mrougn.

was in town today. rne Iour Pretty cotiagesoi me jiu

zens investment company are an near

Get vour nrescriDtlona filled by Beek Iy completed, and. in fact.' two of them

at the Court Pharmacy and know they are occupied and the others will be in

are rleht. a very snort time

When yon start building that home you need four things

most of all: money, plans, material and last, but by no means

least, builders' tools.GOOD tools are as positively necessary as

llrst-elasi labor to get the DEST results. Our experience ol

builders, needs long ago taught us this and we therefore carry

a stock bought expressly for the expert workman, yourself.

Ffc2siipuini Maiirdbwaiiro (Co.

Be Happy!
Happy the girl, or woman, who has never suffered hep
cay of the diseases of womanhood! Or, if she has been a
sufferer, happy is she if she has learned of tho wonderful
benefits of Cardul, the woman's tonic!
Cardul is a gentle, tonic remedy, for women's slimentx
Ibis a natural medicine safe, harmless, purely vegetable
It has been in successful use for more than 50 years. It
tes cured thousands. It should do the same for you.
it ..


Mrs. Mary Neely, of Denver, Tenn., says, MI think
there is no tonic on earth, as good as Cardul 1 used U
with the very best results. 1 had backache and nearly
everything a woman could suffer with, until I took Cardul.
Now, I feel better than I have for two years. I shall
always recommend Cardul to other suffering women. I
can't praise it too highly. As a medicine for weak, tired,
worn-out women, Cardul is safe and reliable, Try ft, today.


XftC: LaOes Adrisorr DepU

In our hurried write-up of the open opening
ing opening of the Lake Weir Yacht Club, in
mentioning the few names of those
who had done such hard and untiring
work, some of them for weeks hp for

the firm of he entertainment, we failed to mention

interest of his !na nr ti mnoi .nthiicii.ij u,.

Mr. John L. Carney, of the Carney In Investment
vestment Investment Company, who, ; while he re resides
sides resides on the opposite side of the lake,
has too big a heart to let even as
large a body of water as -Lake Weir
separate him from doing -his full share
of anything that is for the good of the


Mr. J. E. Wilson of Starke, the Rem.

Mr. J. K. Dickson's handsome blgi

two-story residence on .Oklawaha ave avenue
nue avenue is nearing completion and is now

Col. R. W. Davis and wife of Tampa

are at the Colonial during the Baxley Baxley-Jones
Jones Baxley-Jones murder trial.


. club Tins Evcxnra

The following program will be ren rendered
dered rendered a the Temple Theater this
evening under the anspices of the
Woman's Club:
"A Lwwkli tke MowVi OaeAet

The foUowing are the characters:
Mrs. Jenkins. Hostegs Mrs. DuvaL
Kitty, Her Daughter Agnes Bnr Bnr-ford.
ford. Bnr-ford. Mrs. Brown, Next Door Neighbor
Mrs. filstrunk.
Mrs. Martin, Slightly Deaf Mfs.
Mrs. Law son, From Stiver Springs Springs-Mrs.
Mrs. Springs-Mrs. Eagleton.
Mrs. Page, from Grahamville Mrs.

A. E. Oerig.

Mrs. Mont Stuart, a Rich Ocala Wo Woman
man Woman Mrs. T. H. Johnson.
Mrs. Jenkins, Sr.. Mrs. Jenkins'

Mother-in-Law Mrs Groves.

Ellen, an Irish Maid Mrs. Moor Moor-head.
head. Moor-head. Place Burbtuik.
Time Several years hence.
Drill. The Seasons By Junior Civic


Vocal solo Miss Downs.

Tke Teetk mt The Gift Hon" Gm-

Aet Faree
Characters: )
Richard Butler Mr. R. C. Muncaster.
Florence. His Wife Miss Lida Mc-


Martha Williams, His Aunt Mrs. F.
E. Wetherbee.
Annie Fisher and Delvin Blake,
Friends of the Butler Miss Florence
Bettman and Mr. Alfred Beck
Katie, the Maid Mrs. J. R. Moor-


Time Present Day.,


Last night the pictures of the Unit

ed States army and navy were enjoyed

by a large crowd of people. The pic pictures
tures pictures were beautiful and very instructive.

The Air Dome tonight will have as a

feature a fine comic. This comic is just

good, clean fun. and it is a good one.
"The Face at the Window." A strong


"The Taming of Mary." This is the

comic and it is guaranteed to cure all
cases of the blues.

"Arabella Becomes an Heiress." An

other good comic.


tzrttzlly. Yea fccsw tovt easy U Is taTcd a Lzz"l
tellers, czz cr Uvo ct a (ice. Ever HlzZ Cl t?ortt
fis easy Id save a 3red ia lie scne tvsy.
TOE CCA1V rMTICrJAL DANK in Its Savlzs ZzzZ ZzzZ-ceat
ceat ZzzZ-ceat nlU xceep! szIl deposits acd pay izizrtzl 1 Z
per ccat. ccspcar qaarteriy. That ntczs jcd
have saved a fczred dollars you also fcavc ycz?
savjes tave bssa earning tor yon.



H. D. STOKES. Cashier.


e x Faimoniis K. C M. C2S

Following are the meteorological

conditions that prevailed during the

twenty-four hours up to noon today:
Partly cloudy; southwest wind.
Minimum temperature, 72 degrees.
Maximum temperature. 93 degrees.

Local showers tonight or Thursday,
except fair extreme south portion.

This is a cut of the pretty R. a II. 25-1iorsepower, four-cylinder R. C IL
Roadster. Equipped with top. windshield, gas and oil lights, self-starter, de demountable
mountable demountable rims, etc. This is the car that is cheap only in price. It has the
left-hand drive, a feature all cars .will sooner or later have to adopt. It has
a long stroke motor, with center control, three speeds forward and reverse.
Silent running will make six or sixty miles an hour, as 'you like, on high
speed. If you warft to know more about the R. C. H. or want to go out for a"
demonstration, call on, write or phone
The local Agent



The shipments of watermelons from
this territory are very heavy. A solid
watermelon extra train goes out every

evening, via Ocala northbound, another
goes south from below Webster and up

via Juliette, and yet another from the
west coast territory, each. day. These
trains are from 20 to 20 cars each.

Miss Jean Teague of Lady Lake, who
has been spending the past month at

the home of Mr .and Mrs. S. T. Sis-

trunk, returned home today.

E." D. Myers. Jr., and H. W. Stamps,
Jr., of Richmond, Va., were at the

Ocala House last night. Richmond Is

a handsome jcity and does a big busl

ness, but the climate is unhealthy- for

wife murderers. v :. 'r

Mr. and Mrs. Syd L. Carter, Jr., W.

A. Haile, J. F. Reitzel and F. L. Ross

Go to the Ideal, this evening and en

joy a most pleasaant hour in one of Qf Gainesville registered at the Ocala

FOR SALE A Maxwell runabout In Its comfy seats with Its music and pic- House yesterday,

first class condition or will trade for I tures.

real estate. Box 514, Ocala. 5-29-3td


Mr. E. H. Mote of Leesburg was in

the city today between trains, on his

way to Jacksonville.

Daynglo cloths for cleaning silver

ware, at A..E. Burnett's."

A. ZAdkins of Starke, J. P. O'Dell of

Micanopy, W. A. McLean and G. R.

Banks of Orlando, J. V. Wall of Palat

ka, Forrest Lake of Sanf ord and W. L.

Davis of Plant City, were at the Ocala

House last night.

Mr. Walter Haut, night foreman of Mr. W. V. Newsom, Jr., remains about

the big mill at Levon, was a business I the same. If he has the strength to I W. A. Shropshire, W. H. Fulkerson.

visitor in the city yesterday. I take him thru a few more days the I W. H. Dawson. J. Martin, E. B. Free-

worst will be over. I man, B. C. Prince, J. B. Murillo, W. J.

The Ocala House' i9 putting in cots I Dotton, R. G. Moore. I I Sparrow,

in anticipation of the usual water-j Mr. and Mrs. L. R. Chazal, children Carl H. Brubaker, Mr. and Mrs. E. P.

melon rush. land nurse, who have spent the pastlGibbs, M. B. Gray, John H. Gee, James

week at Woodmar, returned today. I Barchan, J. A. Bryan, G. M. Robinson,

Mrs. Sinclair, accompanied by her i They will go back to their lake home I J. L. McKenna, H. -E. Ross. S. C.

little grandson, left today Cor a visit to I in a week or ten days to remain all (Kramer and W. A. Witt of Jackson Jackson-her
her Jackson-her daughter at Titusvllle. I summer. Miss Esther Weathers, wholville, were at the Ocala House yester-

has been visiting Mrs. Woodrow and day. Mr. Murillo is some kin to the

Miss Ethel Haycraft Is home from Mrs. Chazal returned with them today. famous painter, .and Mr. Witt repre-

Gainesville, where she attended Brenau I isents the Seaboard Air Line.

College. v J Mr. J. G. Lege of Woodmar came up


1 ..... "t



May 30th 1
Substantial Reductions on all sizes

36x4 1-2

43.75 -54.00

Old Prices


30 N. Magnolia St.

today to look after his watermelon I Harry Bulmer, Morris Lowenthal and

Mr. Nathan Mayo of Summerneld, I buying and shipping business. Mr. A. H. Boulden, E. Gresham and D. J.

who was in the city yesterday, was Lege shipped three carloads of melons! Giles of New York were at the Ocala

smiling over the victory of L'Engle. to Canadian points yesterday and three (House last night. The last time the

to other points. One of the cars went I writer was in New York they were

J. I Smith of Center Hill and G. E. to Moosejaw, Saskatchewan. what I using hayburner engine-power on some

Mobley of Webster are at the Ocalalflo you know about that? The otherslof the street-car lines.

House. I went to Montreal and Toronto.

Mrs. G. W. Cleveland and son, Ralph,

Mr Jos. W. Dodge returned last Miss Ruby Bauknight, who has been I left yesterday for South Carolina to at-

nieht from Jacksonville, where he went makinsr her home with her sister. Mrs. I tend the commencement exercises of

to visit his family and to vote. Edward Drake in this city for the past I the Due West Female College, which

two years, left yesterday for Jaekson-1 Mrs. Cleveland's daughter, Stella, is

Can furnish from one setting to one ville, where she will join her mother I attending, and they will visit friends

thousand pure bred Rhode Island Red and brothers.

eggs for hatching at $10 per hundred.

Ed Carmlchael, Ocala. I J H. Williams of Augusta,

and relatives for six weeks before re

turning home.

Stanley of Atlanta, C. J.

W. H.

Acosta of

Thurman Randle of Chattanooga, J. Bainbridge and C. O. White and A. J.

R. Outlaw, of Baltimore and Leon Bon-jLegg of Savannah, were exited Geor-

art of New York are at the Ocala gians at the Ocala House last night.


The Ocala House had 131 guests last

night. In anticipation. of a big crowd

in the next two weeks, the ex-dlnlng

room on the second floor has been turn

ed into a dormitory. This big, breezy

Mr. W. R. Miller brought in today room, with windows on both sides, and

J. W. Buie. P. I Carwln. H. W. Al- .am. Irish notatoes which are of the its long lines of white cots with a new

len. E. F. Clanton and Albert Townsend finest we have seen grown In Florida. I bar over each, will look good to tired

of Jacksonville

are at the

Are you Interested in

cooking? If so come to us for your

supply of the bags. 15c the package.

Post Office Drug Store.

Ocala They are

Mr. Miller

the Grlner Farm sectidn.

paper bag j

very large and pure
has an vup-io'date f


farm in

men when the town is full.

romiODrjEYPiLis fowes (mioimm

fib caACMt KtoMCvsAMe Bfce

a imach TaovL.c i4 Covior

There will be a league social, at the

residence of Mrs. M. E. Irvin tomor-


The bunch of gamblers captured by

Deputy Brigance a few nights ago was

tried and found guilty in Judge Bell's

court this, morning.

Dr .and Mrs. S. H. Blitch. Mr. Land is

and Miss Legie Blitch. Mrs. Maxie Lyles

and little daughter of Blitchton. were

row evening. All the members of the jn stoc the famous Economy Fruit town today, in the doctor'p auto, on

ine way to oilier opnags, wuere mey
ntMl tn mt f r ln c frniu Pa 1 a t Vc a

Roxall Cold Tablets do the work, sizes, inis jar seaia ie"

Can ive you the formula if you like, lcallv by the heat of the boiled fruit The popular engineer on Sunnyjim

25c. the package at the Post Office or vegetables to be canned has no has so many friends along the line

Drug Store. rubber band to deteriorate and allow that there is danger of his becoming

the fruit to spoil is simple, durable b cu uunng me

. -r r t

Griffith of Baltimore. W. L. Avreitt of T.SJ .ZV

Nashville and J B. DeVore of Reddlck cuiuymuj

were at the Ocala House last night.

cantaloupe season.

Mr. E L Statin, seeretarv of the

the content of the jar, if put up In J Moose, received a telegram yesterday.

NnHticp with directions, to never sarine that Mr. J. E. Hand, a member

Messrs. J. K. Christian of Mcintosh, nm Xh(. OTMnines in these glass I of Lodge 99. who recently went to

J. B. Peek of KeddicK. w. j. wnson ana i. . fsii rtiMiami, was quue sick at mai piace.

M. J. Timmons of Citra were at the A wlfB a Mr. Stapp at once made necessary ar-

I emptied. frangements to help Mrs. Hand to go to

Call at the Store and see the jars I Miami tot care for her husband, and she

The absence of regret in all the pub- am now tney are sealed and get a 1 left on the next train.

lie school teachers we have seen at the.) t rin,Ma

mce OI JarajBuck. is here from Jacksonville, help

Ocala House last night.

defeat of Holloway Is something im

mense to see.

Professor Gottlieb came In from

South Florida Tuesday, to visit Mrs.

Gottlieb, who is quite sick at her

rooms at the Arms House.

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.

booklet containinr;

household receipts.

as follows:

Pints, per dozen $1.00
Quarts, per dosen 1.25
Half-Gallons, per dozen . 1 JJO



ing Messrs. Sage and Landers in the
Western Union office during the melon

and cant rush.

Mr. R. C. Muncaster went to Gaines

ville yesterday morning and returned

in the afternoon with Mr. and Mrs. Syd
L. Carter, Jr., in Mr. Carter's car. Mr.

and. Mrs. Carter are the guests of Mr.

and Mrs. Muncaster this week.

Hjvuiu vui nyii ju.uuuuuuiiu.ur

I would be unmindful arid uri-

grateful if I should not express iny

prolound appreciation and thaiuss

District for the overwhelming ma-

ioritv fiiven me in the Primairv

just past I will demonstrate to

you, one and all, that your conn-"

dence was well placed and that I
will serve you with the best alco alcoholic
holic alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages

the market affords at the very

lowest prices consistent with Qual Quality
ity Quality and Purity. Gratefully yours.
General Manager :

Ocala, Fla.




We have just received a carload
of Cypress Lumber Boards 10 and 12
inches wide 2x4 and 6x6 posts All
Good Heart Cypress for fence material.
You can build that fence now, we
have just the material you've been
looking for.

ala Lumber & Supply Co.
"Everything that Goes Into the-Construction of a Building
Office and Yards:
Corner Osceola and Uenry Streets.

Continued from First Page)

Commercial Bank Building, Ocala, Fla.
The only specailized Business College in Central Florida
$35.09 for life scholarship, Commercial or Stenography course
$25.00 for fifteen weeks' vacation course.
Visit the College and investigate. Telephone 451
D. D. Arnston, A. B., W. P. Garrett.
President. Prin. Com'I Dept.

Effective May 1st and Continuing Until November 1st
Jacksonville, Florida
EUROPEAN PLAN (Exclusively)
Finest Cafe in the State in Connection
Rooms Without Bath, $1.00 per Day and Up
Rooms With Bath $2.00 per Day and Up
T. M. WILSON, Proprietor and Manager



I have at my lot
on West Exposition
Street, a large num number
ber number of mules, rang ranging
ing ranging in price from
$50 up per head.
There is in this
drove something to

suit any person for

any purpose desired. Each animal is
guaranteed to l)e just as represented
and the prices to be as low as can be
had anywhere in the country. Call and
see the mules while you have a large
number to select from.
.50 West Exposition St. OCALA, FLORIDA

Make No IVHIsttaikcs
Ship to the Old Reliable
S.-M. &l E. H. FROST
Established .1865
Oranoes, Grape Fruit, Pineapples, Vegetables
fictional League ol Commission Merchants ot the United States.
Local Soliciting Agents Wanted
JlCmeshlDflion St., Corner Jay St., NEW YORK
OETEQEFJCES: Aetna National Bank, All Mercantile Agencies
Kindly write for Stencil it needed

man s ngnt to oe reatonaDie. .
And now Ita at your service, mon

Des Trebes, lounging back, knees
crossed, thin white fingers interlac interlacing,
ing, interlacing, black eyes narrowing, regarded
the Irishman thoughtfully for a moment-
Abruptly he sat up and re removed
moved removed from an inner pocket a long
thin white envelope, thrice sealed with
red wax and innocent of any super superscription
scription superscription whatever.
"Are you prepared, monsieur," he
demanded Incisively, "to play blind blind-man's
man's blind-man's buff?"
"Am I what?" asked O'Rourke, star star-tied.
tied. star-tied. Then he smiled. "Pardon; per perhaps
haps perhaps I fail to follow ye."
"I mean," explained the vicomte pa patiently,
tiently, patiently, "that I have to offer you a
commission to act under sealed or orders"
ders" orders" he tapped the envelope "the
orders contained herein."
"And when would I be free to open
"As soon as you are at sea away
from France, Monsieur."
O'Rourke considered the envelope

doubtfully. "From you, monsieur from
the Government of France, which you
represent," he said at length, "yes;
I will accept such a commission.
France," he averred simply, "knows
me; it wouldn't be asking me to do
anything a gentleman shouldn't."
"You may feel assured of that."
agreed De3 Trebes gravely. "Indeed, I
venture to assert you will find this
let us say adventure much to your
liking. . Then you accept?"
"One moment a dozen questions,
by your leave. . When must I

"Tomorrow morning by the Cote

d'Azur Rapide, at ten minutes to

"And where will I be going?"
"First to Paris; thence to Havre;

thence, by the first available steamer,

to New York: finally, it may be to

Venezuela, monsieur."
"I will myself furnish you with funds
sufficient to finance you as far as
New York. There our consul-general
will provide you with what more you
may require. It is essential that your
connection with this affair shall be

kept secret; should you draw on the
government in this country, it would
expose you to grave suspicions, per perhaps
haps perhaps to danger."
"I understand that," assented the
Irishman. "But to obviate all danger
of mistake, would It not be well to
have one of your trusted agents meet
me on the steamer and provide me
with whatever ye figure I might re require?
quire? require? 'Tis barely possible your consul-general
might not recognize me in
New York. Why should he? I never
heard his name, even."
Des Trebes meditated this briefly.
"It shall be as you desire, monsieur. It
shall be arranged as you suggest."
"Finally, then, what Is to be my
recompense ?"
"That must depend. I am authorized
to assure you that in no case will
you receive less than twenty-five thou thousand
sand thousand francs; in event of a successful
termination of your mission, the re reward
ward reward will be doubled."
" 'Tis enough," said O'Rourke with a
sigh; "I accept."
The Frenchman rose, offering him
the envelope. "You must pledge your yourself,
self, yourself, monsieur, not to break these seals
until you are at sea?"
"Absolutely of course." O'Rourke
took the packet, weighed it curiously
in his hand and scrutinized the seals.
He remarked that they were yet soft
and fresh; the wax had been hot with within
in within the half hour.
"I will do myself the honor of meet meeting
ing meeting you at the train to see you off, mon monsieur,"
sieur," monsieur," said Des Trebes. "At that time",
also, will I provide you with the funds
you require."
"Thank ye."
Their hands met.
"Good night, Monsieur O'Rourke."
"Good night. . .-
Half way to the door, Des Trebes
paused. "Oh, by the way," he ex exclaimed
claimed exclaimed carelessly, "I believe you are
a friend of my old school-fellow, Cham Cham-bret
bret Cham-bret mon cher Adolph?"
" Tis so," assented the Irishman
warmly. "The best of men Cham Cham-bret!"
bret!" Cham-bret!" "Odd," commented the vicomte;
"only this afternoon I was thinking
of him, wondering what had become
of the man."
"The last I heard of him, he was in
Algeria, monsieur with some French
force In the desert."
"Thank you . ." On the point
of leaving the vicomte snapped his
teeth on a second "Good night," and
swore beneath his breath.
O'Rourke, surprised, stared. The
Frenchman was standing stiffly at at attention,
tention, attention, as if alarmed. His pallor was,
if possible, Increased, livid his close closely
ly closely shaven beard showing blue-black on
his heavy Jowls and prominent chin.
His eyes blazed, shifting from the al alcove
cove alcove to O'Rourke.
"Monsieur?" he demanded harshly,
"what does this Insult mean?"
"Mean?" iterated O'Rourke. "Insult?
Faith, ye have me there."
Speechless with rage, Des Trebes ges gestured
tured gestured violently toward the alcove; and
O'Rourke became aware that the cur curtains
tains curtains were shaking wavering as
though a draught stirred them. But
there was no draught. And beneath
their edge he saw two feet two small,
bewitching feet in the daintiest and
most absurd of evening slippers, with
an inch or so of silken stockings show showing
ing showing above each.
Des Trebes' eyes, filled with an ex expression
pression expression unspeakably offensive, met
the Irishman's blank, wondering gaze.
"It is, no doubt," the Frenchman stam stammered,
mered, stammered, "sanctioned by your code to
have me spied upon by the partner of
your liaisons."
"But, monsieur
"I compliment the lady upon the
smallness of her feet, as well as upon
ankles so charming that I cannot bring
myself to leave without a glimpse of
their mistress' features."
Des Trebes moved toward the al alcove.
cove. alcove. Thunderstruck, O'Rourke rap rapped
ped rapped out a stupefied oath, then in a
stride forestalled the man. With him
It was as If suddenly a circuit-had
closed in his Intelligence, establishing
a definite connection between the three


now rour most mysurying mciaents
of the evening.
"Less chaste, monsieur," he coun counseled
seled counseled in a voice of Ice. His hand fell
with almost paralyzing force upon the
other's wrist as he sought to grasp
the curtain, and swung him roughly
back. "Yourself will never know who's
there whoever the lady may be. .
Ah, but no, monsieur!"
Maddened beyond prudence, Des
Trebes had struck at his face.
O'Rourke warded off the blow and in

what seemed the same movement
whirled the man round by his captive

wrist and caught the other arm from

the back. The briefest of struggles en

sued. The Frenchman, taken at a com

plete disadvantage, was for all his re resistance
sistance resistance hustled to the door and
thrown through It before he fairly com

prehended what was happening.

Free at length. If on all fours, he

scrambled to his feet to find O'Rourke

had shut the door behind him, calmly
awaiting the next move.

"Havent ye had enough?" demand demanded
ed demanded the Irishman as the vicomte, blind blinded
ed blinded with passion, seemed about to re-,
new the attack. "Or are ye wishful

to be going downstairs in the same

Des Trebes drew back, snarling.
"You dog!" he cried Taen abrupt abruptly,
ly, abruptly, by an admirable effort, he calmed
himself surprisingly, drawing himself
up with considerable dignity and throt throttling
tling throttling his temper as he quietly adjust adjusted
ed adjusted the disorder of his clothing. Only
in his eyes, black as sloes and 6mall,
did there remain any trace of his ma malignant
lignant malignant and unquenchable hatred.
"I am unfortunately," he sneered,
"incapable of participating in such
brawls as you prefer. Colonel O'Rourke.
But I am not content. I warn
you . My rank prevents me from
punishing you personally; I am obliged
to fight gentlemen only."
O'Rourke laughed openly.
"But I advise you to leave Monte
Carlo before morning. Should you re remain,
main, remain, or should you come within my
neighborhood another time at what whatever
ever whatever time I will kill you as I would a

rabid cur or cause you to be shot."
"There's always the coward's al alternative,"
ternative," alternative," returned the Irishman.
"But ye mustn't forget ye've only the
one leg to stand upon in society your
notoriety as a duelist. And I shall

take steps to see that ye fight me be-1

fore sunset Else shall ..all Europe
know ye for a coward."
Behind the vicomte the lift shot up,
paused," and discharged a single pas passenger.
senger. passenger. As swiftly the cage disap disappeared.
peared. disappeared. Out. of the corner of his eye,
O'Rourke recognized the newcomer as
an old acquaintance, and his heart
swelled with gratitude while a smile
of rare pleasure shaped itself upon
his lips. He had now the Frenchman
absolutely at his mercy.
"Captain von Einem," he said
quickly, "by your leave, a moment of
your time."
The man paused stiffly, with the
square-set and erect poise of an officer
of the German army. "At your service,
Colonel-O'Rourke," he said in impec impeccable
cable impeccable French.
But the Irishman had returned undi undivided
vided undivided attention to Des Trebes. "Mon "Monsieur,"
sieur," "Monsieur," he announced, "your nose an

noys me." And with that he shot out I

a hand and seized the offensive mem member
ber member between a strong and capable
thumb and forefinger. "It has annoy annoyed
ed annoyed me," he explained in parenthesis,
"ever since I first clapped me two eyes
upon ye, scum of the earth that ye
And he tweaked the nose of Mon Monsieur
sieur Monsieur le Viscomte des Trebes, tweak tweaked
ed tweaked it with a will and great pleasure,
tweaked it for glory and the Saints;
carefully, methodically, even painstak painstakingly,
ingly, painstakingly, he kneaded and pulled and twist twisted
ed twisted it. from side to side, ere releas releasing
ing releasing it
Then stepping back and wiping his
fingers upon a handkerchief, he cock cocked
ed cocked his head to one side and admired
the result of his handiwork. 'Tis
an amazingly happy effect," he ob observed
served observed critically "the crimson blotch
it makes against the chalky complex complexion
ion complexion ye affect. Monsieur des Trebes.
. . And now I fancy ye'll fight.
Your friends may call upon mine here
Captain von Einem, with your permission."

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TuLsa, Okla., May 28. Seven persons
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teen eighteen miles northwest of Tulsa and the
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tion communication was severed and the extent of the

storm was not known until messengers

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El Paso, Tex., May 30. Antonio
Rojas, original rebel of the present
revolution has begun a little insurrec insurrection
tion insurrection of his own, and is threatening the

in an immobile countenance. "I shall
await the seconds of Monsieur des Tre Trebes
bes Trebes in my rooms."

received here tonight.


The Frenchman essayed to speak, are mosquitoes. As they sting they put

choked with passion, and turning ab
mptly, somewhat unsteadily descend

ing the staircase.
O'Rourke laughed briefly, offering
the German his hand. 'Twas wonder wonderfully
fully wonderfully opportune, your appearance, cap captain
tain captain dear," said he. "Thank ye from
the bottom of me heart. . And
now will ye forgive me excusing me me-self
self me-self until I hear from ye about the af affair
fair affair of the morning? I've friend
waiting in me room here. . Par Pardon
don Pardon the rudeness."

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