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.
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29.187778 x -82.130556 ( Place of Publication )


Dates or Sequential Designation:
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. 19.
NO. 7.

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lazy and discouraged, you have
every symptom of a torpid
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ulator Regulator (The Powder Form) is
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of the liver are driven out, the
stomach- is cleansed and
strengthened so that it can
more thoroughly digest foqd.
The bowels are purified and a
regular- habit re-established.
It is a splendid medicine for
the whole system, Promotes
a feeling of energy, mental
activity and cheerful spirits.
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dooms 9, lO and 11. Second Floor,
Holder Block.
Office Over Commercial Hank
Office Honrs. H to 12 a. m, 1 to S
p. in. Phone 211.
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Physician and Surgeon
(General Practice Calls Made Prompt Promptly,
ly, Promptly, flight or "Day.
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eases Diseases of Women and Children.
Of flee Rooms l.'i. 3. 5 and 8.-Holder
Eullding, Second Floor. Phones,
Office No. 333; Residence No. 333
Special Equipment for Treating Noe,
Throat, Lang; and Shin paeaea
Office hours 1 to 4 p. rn. phones:
Office, 441: Residence, 445. Oyer Mun Mun-roe
roe Mun-roe Clambllss Bank. Ocala. Fla.
Contractor and Builder
Plans ana specifications Furnished
Upon ReauesC.
129 South Third Street
Accurate liulldlng Plana. Blue Frlnu
tnd Specifications made. Lands Sur Surveyed
veyed Surveyed and PJatted. Close Estimates
fade on Erection or Buildings of any
character by contract or on corarols
lion basis, write or consult me at
Northweat Corner Ocala Ilonae Block
(Formerly Smith & Roberts)
Funeral Directors and
Licensed Embalmers
Lady Assistant when required
Calls Answered Promptly Night
or Day. to All Parts oi City
or Country
Parlors Located Dack of Frank's
V. D. KELLER & C0.

the Preent Advantaeeft and He He-oorrea
oorrea He-oorrea and Probable Vrom Vrom-peritr
peritr Vrom-peritr t Florida.
Rchard H, Edmonds of Baltimore,
editor of the Manufacturers Record,
who has been on the west coast of
Florida for several weeks, stopped in
Jacksonville over night on his way
to Atlanta, and, discussing the south
and Florida, said:
"The meeting of the Georgia Bank Bankers,
ers, Bankers, association at Atlantic Beach is
a reminder of how wonderfully the
banning interests of the whole South
have grown of late years.
Hank Showing-.
, "In the sixteen Southern States,
classing Missouri and Oklahoma as
Southern, the individual deposits in
the national banks exceed by nearly
$100,000,000 similar deposits in all
the national banks of the United
States In 1880, though the popula population
tion population of the whole country at that
time was 17,000,000 more than the
present population of the South.
"Deposits in all other financial in institutions
stitutions institutions for the same periods show
a very small difference against the
South, Very much of this remark remarkable
able remarkable gain has been made during the
last ten years. Up to that time the
South was struggling to overcome ad adverse
verse adverse conditions.
8hpw!na; of Florida,
. "Florida, for instance, had not re recovered
covered recovered from the freeze of 1895 and
had not so developed its diversified
agriculture as to make itself forever
safe from similar conditions.
"The South as a whole had disas disastrously
trously disastrously low prices for cotton from
1891 to 1901 and suffered like other
sections from the great agricultural
depression of the early nineties, when
grain was so lpw that western corn
growers found it more economical to
burn corn for fuel instead of paying
the freight in shipping it.
Diversification of CropM.
"New the South, like Florida, has
Uapnail t.n Hivorslfv its a frr Ipii 1 1 u re
m ... , i
and as this State is no longer de
pendent upon citrus fruits, so the
South is free from cotton as the one
dominating power in its bankers'
Favor qf Capital Won.
'In the last ten years the South
has done muph; more than merely build
up. the wealth indicated by its larger
bank deposits. It has in that time de developed
veloped developed every business interest, It has
accumulated a vast amount of experi experience,
ence, experience, it has won the favor of the busi business
ness business world and its credit everywhere is
af the highest, It has in effect built
a vast 'plant' Iot doing business, equip equipped
ped equipped with the most up-to-date tools for
handling Its rapidly expanding busi business.
ness. business. On Limited Capital.
"Heretofore it has been doing bus business
iness business on a limited capital and with
inadequate equipment and yet it has
been able to compete with the rich
North and West with their vast capi
tal and their splendid business 'plant.'
Now It has the capital and the 'plant'
that places it on a basis of fair
equality for future competitive work.
What it has achieved during the last
ten years while developing this 'plant'
wiH be greatly surpassed by the pro progress
gress progress of the next ten years.
South Ready For Work.
'The South is new ready for work.
Its 'plant is new and modern. Here Heretofore
tofore Heretofore it has been working under dis disadvantages
advantages disadvantages that may be likened to
that of an old factory continuing In
operation while a new and more com complete
plete complete structure was being built over
and around It to take its place and
old machinery was running as best
it could while new machinery was
being Installed.
"In such cases a plant can only
be operated under great difficulties,
and its earnings are necessarily small smaller
er smaller than they would be under other
circumstances. Now the South has
been going through this 'construc 'construction
tion 'construction period, tearing down out-worn
customs and plans and building up
new equipment, new experience, new
capital and proving out its working
plants. It is now like a new and
modern plant equipped to do business
with the best machinery and with
capital for successful operation.
Florida' Wealth Increaned.
'Ten years ago, for instance, the
wealth of Florida was not half as
great as it is today. Its population
is growing rapidly, but its wealth is
Increasing twice as fast as Its popu population.
lation. population. Florida's future is no longer
questioned as it was then. The very
bitterness of California papers and
their constant attempts to belittle
Florida's climate advantages and its
citrus fruit Interests is proof positive
that they realize that Florida has
come Into the field as a competitor
sure to take from California its iToast
ed preeminence and to outdo that
State In material prosperity.
"California fruit as compared with
Florida fruit Is so far inferior that it
reminds me of a story I heard in

Tampa. It runs this way: A Tampa

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From the Star s

man on reaching home one evening
rushed into his sitting room where
it was only dimly lighted. Seeing what
he took to be his wife in the corner
he threw his arms out and gave a
warm embrace only to find it was
an unresponsible wooden model made
for the purpose of fitting his wife's
dresses that he was hugging. His
disgust was about as great as that
which a man who has been fed on
Florida fruit feels when he under undertakes
takes undertakes to eat California's so-called
grapefruit and oranges.
Florida's Coming: ProgreH.
"Florida will make more progress
in the next ten years than it has
in the last twenty. It will not build
so many miles of railroads, but it
will reconstruct what it has, and
double 'track most of them. It will
double its tourist business, much
more than double its fruit and vege vegetable
table vegetable industries and probably quad quadruple
ruple quadruple its ger.eral agriculture, such as
c rn, oats, hay, etc., and its livestock
interests; its actual increase in popu population
lation population will .irobablv be greater than
the actual increase in the last twenty-five
years. Its wealth will doubt doubtless
less doubtless advance from the $600,000,000, as
the true value of its property at
present, to as much as $1,200,000,000.
Double Track a Necessity.
"Under thev3 conditions Florida
railroads will need to be up and do doing
ing doing in double tracking and better
roadbeds, or the traffic will so far
out grow their facilities as to cause
a physical breakdown.
"The East Coast railroad people
found out last year that traffic had
suddenly outgrown their facilities to
their great surprise. They tried to
move heaven and earth in order to
move freight and passenger trains.
The East Coast section under the
splendid leadership of that road has
made a marvelous advance.
Hanker' Vlewn.
"Three years ago a Baltimore bank banker
er banker who had been studying It said that
in ten years the East Coast would
have a larger population than the
whole State then had. That was a
rather bold prediction but it was
made by a very conservative banker
who has always been very careful In
making his calculations, for on his
statements as to railroad and business
growth, many millions have been in
Am to the Went t'oHMt.
"Unfortunately for the West Coast
and the interior there has not been
since. Mr. Plant's death any great
masterful leadership such as the East
Coast has had. The time has come
when some one of the other railroads
should develop a genius for leader leadership
ship leadership and take hold of the West Coast
with such broad conception as the
East Coast railroad people have given
to their territory.
Development Haphazard.
"Heretofore Florida's development
has been somewhat haphazard. Its
vegetable and citrus fruit industry
has not been well systematized; there
has been no adequate work to guard
against tree disease. Now these
things demand attention. The grow growers
ers growers of the State, or both, should em
ploy one or more men of the very
highest ability regardless of the ost
to constantly inspect all fruit trees
in order to detect any enemies and to
safeguard against them.
"Any diseased tree likely to Injure
others should be immediately de destroyed
stroyed destroyed under State auspices. Con
stant study should be made by such
a man or men of the best ways to
sort and pack oranges and grapefruit
so as to avoid the amount of badly
packed fruit which often ruins a box
and reflects on the whole State.
Oranxe Growing;.
"For ten or twelve years I have
bought from one grower at Rock-
ledge my table fruit and in the ag aggregate
gregate aggregate some hundreds of boxes for
Christmas presents. In all that time
and in all these boxes there has not
been found as much as a dozen im imperfect
perfect imperfect fruit. I can depend abso
lutely upon getting the same fine, big,
clean, delicious oranges in every box,
o carefully are they gathered, se
lected and packed.
"The grower charges accordingly.
and th trade is profitable to him
and satisfactory to his customers. All
Florida oranges are not handled that
way, but they should be. Experts
are needed to protect the trees from
disease, to safeguard the future, to
encourage careful cultivation and
packing, so that a Florida orange will
everywhere be known for Its excel excellence.
lence. excellence. A Healthy Rivalry.
"If the State cannot do this work
then the growers ought to do it at
their own expense. Possibly the East
Cost, the West Coast and the in interior
terior interior should each employ such ex experts
perts experts and thus develop a friendly
rlvalry to produce the bes-t fruit and
to market It in the best condition.
The value of the work would be a
hundred times its cost.
FisrurcM Submitted.
"But coming back from Florida's
affairs to the progress of the whole
South, in which bankers and all
others are interested, it is a surpris
ing fact that the South of today with

a population of 33,000,000 is in many

respects far ahead of the United
States of 1880, which had a popula population
tion population of 50.000,000.
"The Youth's manufacturing capital
exceeds by $300,000,000 the capital
invested in the manufactures in the
United States in 1880. The South's
industrial output exceeds in value by
several hundred million dollars the
value of its agricultural output, not notwithstanding
withstanding notwithstanding the fact that the value
of the agricultural products of this
section was $600,000,000 more than
the value of all the farm crops of
the United States as last in 18'J0."

by local applications, as they cannot
reach the diseased portion of the ear.
There is only one way to cure deaf deafness',
ness', deafness', and that is by constitutional
remedies. Deafness is caused by an
inflamed condition of the mucous lin lining
ing lining of the eustachian tube. When this
tube is inflamed you have a rumbling
sound or imperfect hearing, and when
it is entirely closed, deafness is the re result,
sult, result, and unless the inflammation can
be taken out and this tube restored to
its normal condition, hearing will be
destroyed forever; nine cases out of
ten are caused by catarrh, which is
nothing but in Inflamed condition of
the mucous surfaces.
We will give one hundred dollars for
any case of deafness (caused by ca catarrh)
tarrh) catarrh) that cannot be cured by Hall's
Catarrh Cure. Send for circulars free.
F. J. Cheney & Co., Toledo, O. Sold by
druggists, 73c. Take Hall's Family
Pills for constipation.
Some of Their Loxt Ground Seem To
lie Well Supplied With Ammunition.
Chihuahua, June 10. The rebels are
losing no time in taking advantage of
the temporary retirement of the federal
army toward the south, and a large
number of men are being sent from
Chihuahua and Bachima-, where they
have been congregating since their re repulse
pulse repulse by the federals at Rellano.
The rebels, returning south, are all
surprisingly well equipped with ammu ammunition.
nition. ammunition. Each train arriving from
Juarez is bringing much ammunition
and the rebels say they have "a house j
full at the border port.
Often the hunt for a rich wife ends
when the man meets a woman that
uses Electric Bitters. Her strong
nerves tell in a bright brain and even
temper. Her peach-blossom complex complexion
ion complexion and ruby lips result from her pure
blood; her bright eyes from restful
sleep; her elastic step from Arm, free
muscles, all telling of the health and
strength Electric Bitters give a wom woman,
an, woman, and the freedom from indigestion,
backache, headache, fainting and dizzy
spells they promote. Everywhere they
are woman's favorite remedy. If weak
or ailing try them. 50c at Tydings &
ConMequentl.v the Aviator Had to Come
Mneola, N. Y., June Some one
shot M the aeroplane driven by C. O.
Hadley yesterday. The bullet broke a
propeller blade and pierced the engine
The machine, that of Dr. William C.
Christmas of Washington, was to have
been started today on the first official
aerial mail carrying trip between New
York and Washington.
The engine "went dead" and Hadley,
700 feet up. had to take a long glide
to the earth.
The awful list of injuries on a
Fourth of July staggers humanity. Set
over against it, however. Is the wonder wonderful
ful wonderful healing, by Bucklen's Arnica Salve,
of thousands, who suffered from burns,
cuts, bruises, bullet wounds or explo explosions.
sions. explosions. Its the quick healer of bolls, ul
cers, eczema, sore lips or piles. 25c. at
Tydings & Company.
Washington, June 9. Blow after
blow was given the new commerce
court yesterday by the supreme court
of the United States which upheld the
exclusive jurisdiction of the Interstate
Commerce Commission over the admin
istrative machinery of the federal rate
says a policeman to a street crowd, and j
whacks heads if it doesn't.
Move on;
now," say the Dig, narsn mineral pins
to bowel congestion and suffering fol
lows. Dr. King's New Life Pills don't
bulldoze the bowels. They gently per persuade
suade persuade them to right action, and health
follows. 25c. at Tydings &; Company.
Bovtne, porcine, equine and other
visitinsr cards adorn our sidewalks
now-a-days, and they are bound to
be there as long as hogs, cattle and
horses roam the streets at large.
Stop the nuisances! Inverness Chron Chronicle.
icle. Chronicle. Holeproof hosiery at Fishel's.

Industrial Edition)

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UliS Stick Wielrier'tt Word Sound Like
He i Meditating a Holt From
the Party.
Osyter Ray, N. Y., June 3. The Re Republicans
publicans Republicans of the country were calltd
upon last night by Col. Roosevelt to
protest against the action of the Re Republican'
publican' Republican' national committee in ruling
upon the contest for seats in the na national
tional national convention from the Ninth Ala Alabama
bama Alabama district. The Colonel served no notice
tice notice upon his opponents that, in his
opinion, the party as a whole would
repudiate a nomination if it were ob obtained
tained obtained in "defiance of justice."
He declared that every man who
wishes to see the party continue to ex exist
ist exist should protest at once "against
those who are deliberately trying to
wreck it."
"The leaders," said the Colonel,
"speak as if they were the regular Re Republicans.
publicans. Republicans. I do not concede that theft
is a test of regularity."
Chicago, June 'J. Forty-eight was
the total number of delegates to the
Republican national convention turned
into the "Taft column" yesterday by
the national committee's decision upon
contests from Arkansas, Florida and
The Roosevelt contestants lost every
case. Ten of the Georgia district, 20
delegates, went to Taft in one blanket
decision, both sides agreeing to their
being decided upon the same argu arguments
ments arguments as had served in the case of the
four delegates-at-large, which had
just been given to Taft. The two re remaining
maining remaining Georgia districts with their
two apiece soon went the same way.
With the 24 delegates, 16 from Ala Alabama
bama Alabama and 8 from Arkansas, placed on
the temporary roll of the convention as
the result of Friday's hearings, Satur Saturday's
day's Saturday's work runs up the total of 72 add added
ed added to the Taft list since the national
committee convened last Thursday aft afternoon.
ernoon. afternoon. In the Florida contest, the Taft
forces were headed by National Com Committeeman
mitteeman Committeeman Chubb. They had every everything
thing everything their own way, and Roosevelt
contestants from the Stae-at-large,
the first, second and third districts,
were turned down in rapid succession
by unanimous votes.
Cherbourg, France, June U. The
French submarine Vendemaire was
sunk in '"collision
with the battleship
! st
Louis in the local harbor yes
terday. The submarine was cut in
two by the sharp prow of the big ship.
The entire crew of twenty-six men of
the submarine lost their lives.
The Vedemaire was commanded by
Lieut. Prioul, a young ensign and
i had a crew of twenty-five men: She
was launched July 7, 1910 and was the
ninth vessel of the Pluviose type add added
ed added to the French navy. She was 167
feet in length with a beam of 16 feet.
She is the sixth boat of this type
to be lost by the French navy.
Mrs. J. E. Henry, Akron, Mich., tells
how she did so: "I was botherl with
my kidneys and had to go nearly dou double.
ble. double. I tried a sample of Foley Kidney
Pills and they did me so much good
that I bought a bottle, and feel that
they saved me a big doctor's bill." For
sale by the Anti-Monopoly Drugstore.
Washington. June The House yes yesterday
terday yesterday voted, 72 to 47, not to include in
the sundry appropriation bill the
money necessary to continue Presi President
dent President Taffs tariff board during the
coming fiscal j'ear.
Mrs. M. A. McLaughlin. 512 Jay St.,
LaCross, Wis., writes that she suffered
all kinds of pains in her hack and hips
on account of kidney trouble and rheu rheumatism.
matism. rheumatism. "I got some of Foley Kidney
Pills and after takinsr them for a few
days thero was a wonderful change In
my .-asf. for the pain entirely left my
back and hips and I am thankful there
is suh a mfdicine as Foley Kidney
Tills. For sale by the Anti-Monopoly
tv WTrn To ficrnrp. with von on
your carperter work. If you are con contemplating
templating contemplating building or have any re repair
pair repair work that j-ou want done, I will
guarantee you that the price will be
right and will do you first class work.
Let me figure your work. Address.
Contractor, care Star.
Gas in the stomach comes from food
which has fermented. Get rid of thi3
badly digested food as quickly as pos possible
sible possible if you would avoid a bilious at attack;
tack; attack; HCRBINE is the remedy you
need. It cleanses and strengthens the
stomach, liver and bowels, and restor3
energy and cheerfulness. Price 50c.
Sold by all druggists.





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The only specailized Business College in Central Florida
$35.09 tor lite scholarship, Commercial or Stenography coarse
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Visit the College and investigate. Telephone 451
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Elttlmzer A Carroll Proprietors.
C. B. Carroll, llnslness Manager.
J. H. Benjamin, Editor.
Tom Watson was bound over to the
federal court In the sum of $S00.
Haror Errln of Crystal River Is a
candidate for re-election. All Dick's
Marlon County friends would like to
vote for him.
The House has refused to concur In
tb Senate resolution to repeal the Ca Canadian
nadian Canadian reciprocity act and put a duty
of 12 a ton on printing paper.
Huckleberry Day Is an institution of
Homasassa. It is an occasion on which
the people of the town take to the
woods and gather the succulent glob glob-ale.
ale. glob-ale. Dr. Harrey W.; Wiley former chief of
the United States Bureau of Chemistry,
has declined the city of Boston's offer
to become chairman of tts board of
John J. Straucbon, of Xorfollr, has
been appointed United States inspector
of steamboat boilers at Jacksonville,
succeeding CapL Charles A. Spencer,
recently resigned.
The average Tampa girl looks well,
no matter how little she wears.
Tampa Tribune.
Really, we would like to know what
we are to Infer from this
Disgruntled with the result of the
primary, a number of Palm Beach
county Democrats have bolted and
nomnated an Independent ticket. A
. man has no right to go into a primary
If he doesn't intend to abide the re result.
sult. result. Looking yesterday, for the first time
in some years at the comic supple supplements,
ments, supplements, we discovered to our surprise
and sorrow that the Newlywed's baby
hasn't grow up yet. We thought the
little cuss was old enough to vote by
this time.
The Plerson correspondent of the De
Land Record has long been known as
the most gorgeous applyer of adject adjectives
ives adjectives connected with the Florida Press,
but Editor Stafford of the Dunnellon
Advocate is running him a close see see-ond.
ond. see-ond. P. J Tltcomb. who 22 years ago re resided
sided resided here, and who has not been back
for 14 years, was In town this week.
He Is now Jail Inspector of the State
and his duties take him to every coun county
ty county to look up and report on the condi condition
tion condition of the county Jails. Eustis Lake
It will amuse Judge Tltcomb to read
the above.
Has Editor Stafford of the Dunnellon
Advocate, quit baseball and gone to
dancing? It looks s. and the next
thing we hear of will be a wedding
"Now!" -Inverness Chronicle.
We assume this to be an unpremedi unpremeditated
tated unpremeditated expiation of the Chronicle's dear dearest
est dearest and fairest compositor, and to make
the above prognostication a fact needs
only her sweet reciprocation. Dunnel Dunnellon
lon Dunnellon Advocate.
Isn't Stafford'? nerve a thing to ad admire?
mire? admire? The story is up again that the Sea Seaboard
board Seaboard Air Line- is about to absorb the
Tampa Northern. The Seaboard now
has a line from its main line to In
verness, only twenty miles from the
notrthern -terminus of the Tampa
Northern at Brooksville, and if it ac acquired
quired acquired the Tampa Northern and closed
the gap. It would have a short line
from Tampa to the west. The 'unde 'undesirable'
sirable' 'undesirable' things about this change on the
railroad map would be the absorption
of an Independent road Into a system
already too large, and the virtual mo monopoly
nopoly monopoly of the Tampa water front by
the Seaboard, which already has the
same grasp on the port of Jacksonville.
It Is strange that the business men of
Florida can't awake to the importance
of keeping the little railroads inde independent.
pendent. independent. The Times-Union became quite angry
with Editor F. E. Lautz. of the Lake
City Index, because he scored it for re refusing
fusing refusing L'Engle's advertisement on the
day before the primary. The Times
Union called Mr. Lautz a liar and said
It refused the advertisement because
It was libelous. The Times-Union
should get out and Join in the laugh
against Itself. It knows there is about
as much chance of the Dupont Powder
Company starting a dynamite factory
in Sheol as there is of Mr. Toomer
suing It for llbeL The advertisement
turned down was one the Star, the
Bartow Courier-Informant and several
other papers published, and Mr. Toom
er hasn't sued any of them yet. It
wasn't any more libelous than one of
L'Engle's ads the Times-Union had al
ready published. However, we object
to the Index abusing the political ed
itor of the Times-Union. He thinks his
first duty Is to carry out the policy
of his paper, and that Is one of the
commandments in a newspaper man's
Since Sheriff Carter took to Marlan Marlan-na.
na. Marlan-na. Cora Brown of Homosassa, people,
bive eot to thinking. It now
transpires thai boys and girls in that
institution are confined in the same
buildings, without a proper regard for
the separation of the sexes. In reality,
a Clrl sent there Is destined to become
one of the worst women. The matron
herself declares that she wants no girls
there. Perhaps this is because when
they become Incorrigible they are the
worst of all to control. At all events,
when they are discharged they have
no one io tail DaeK upon ior pruiecuuu.
and they have no other way but to go
to the dogs. There Is not a society in
Florida that pays particular attention
to these girls, and for one of them to
appeal to men. generally for help, is to
aid her In her downfall. It would be
far better for many a girl sent to the
reform school In Florida if she were
"sent to her "grave. Inverness Chroni Chronicle.
cle. Chronicle. This is a very grave charge against
a State Institution. If it is true, the
reform school should be abolished and
those responsible for its condition
should be sent to the penitentiary. At
any rate, the Institution should receive
a searching investigation. We have
heard more than one uncomplimentary
reference to It. and it Is time that the
people of the State know Just what it
The Hungarian diet Is giving that
country the dyspepsia. Times-Union.
A pessimist Is one who always re remembers
members remembers that every delightful little
shady nook is full of red-bugs, and
long rery purling stream Is always
iT-xmc out ior snixei. Tampa Times.


The recent meeting of the National
Republican Committee, running the
steam roller over the Roosevelt men,
and supporting Taft's Southern dele delegates
gates delegates to the Chicago convention, make
It look like Taft may be nominated
despite Roosevelt's recent whirlwind
successes in the primaries of Northern
WItbat the votes of these Southern
delegates, Taft cannot possibly be
nominated. And the Northern Republi Republicans
cans Republicans have at last found out that the
Southern delegates are being used a3
bludgeons to beat them into submis submission.
sion. submission. Florida Republican affairs are clean
compared with those of other States.
Georgia sends one Taft delegate who
has been in the penitentiary. Other
Southern States send some who should
be. It is a scandal of national propor
tions a black chicken that has gone
home to the Republican roost.
But if Taft is nominated, this same
Southern delegate matter will be a
prominent reason for his defeat. And
then four years from now there will
be no Southern office-holding delegates
to the Republican convention.
Mr. J. A. Waters, an old and highly
respected citizen of near Kendrick
died at the Marion County hospital
Saturday evening.
Mr. Waters was one of the oldest
residents of the county. He was 63
years old and came here from Lexing Lexington.
ton. Lexington. S. C, in 1-8S6. He was a frequent
visitor to Ocala. and was much liked
and respected by our people.
The funeral services, attended by a
number of friends from around his
home at Kendrick. where he has lived
for over a quarter of a century, took
place at Mclver MacKay's chapel
Sunday afternoon. Rev. J. B. Ley offici officiated.
ated. officiated. Interment was in Kvergreen
cemetery. Mr. C. V. Roberts was in
charge of the arrangements,
Mr. Waters leaves a wife and three
children and two sisters. He was a
kind friends and g.od neighVr and
will be sadly missed in his nome circle
and among his friends.
Frank Harris, of the Ocala Banner,
made a splendid race. The people know
Mr Harris, and we honestly believe
there Is not a man in Florida who could
beat him for governor, and if he is in
the land of the living four years from
now, he. will be chosen to fill that im important
portant important position, regardless of his
wishes in the matter. Inverness
Notice is hereby given that the
Board of County Commissioners will
receive bids for one Gasoline or Oil
Traction Engine of 30 to 60 horse-power,
and 4 or more 3V to 4-yard capa capacity
city capacity all steel cars for road building.
Said bids to be opened at noon August
6. 1912. S. T. Sistrunk, Clerk.
Mr. J. Davis Martin is visiting friends
In Tampa,
Dr. L. B. Warren, preached at the
Baptist church yesterday morning to
an appreciative congregation. Fully
two thirds of those in attendance were
men. Dr. Warren knows how ti grip
hs hearers and is greatly beloved in
Mr. A. G. Kirk from Burbank, who
has been desperately ill for ten days
and is still unconscious was brought
into the Marion County Hospital on
the noon train.
At a dance in Gulf Hammock re recently
cently recently a daughter of W. H. Harvey,
formerly of Crystal River, was shot
by an attendant, and Mr. Harvey was
shot at by the same party, but was
not hit. Inverness Chronicle.
The Roosevelt campaign song has
made its appearance in Chicago. Here
It Is:
Teddy's gotta dawg. but he ain't no
He's a square jawed bull, and his face
Is round.
His legs Is short and he's close to the
And you bet they ain't kickin' Teddy's
dawg around.
Square jawed bull, and his face is
Square jawed, bull, and he ain't no
Short legged, bull, close to the ground.
And you bet they ain't kickin' Teddy's
bull around.
The democratic dawg, the unlucky
That the boys have all been kickin'
Is the same old dawg, that's been
stlckin 'roun'
Since old Abe Lincoln came to Wash Washing
ing Washing town.
And now he comes back, the measly
With his face and his tail still hang hang-in
in hang-in down;
The hungry, sly, old lop-eared
No wonder the boys have been kickin'
him 'round.
Pinellas county voted Tuesday on
the question of issuing $200,000 in
bonds for the building of hard roads
and court house. The bond issue was
turned down by a very small mapority.
Next regular monthly meeting will
be held at 8 o'clock Friday evening,
June 14th, at Tonge's Hall.
R. N. Dosh, C. C
Cha9. K. Sage. Clerk.
Concordia Lodge, Fraternal Union of
America, meets In Yonge's Hall on the
second Thursday evening of each
nonth. Geo. L. Taylor, r ii.
Chas. K. Sage. Secretary.
OCALA LODGE XO. 280, B. P. O. E.
Ocala Lodge No. 286. Benevolent and
PrntAtfve Order of Elks, meets sec
ond and fourth Tuesday evenings in
each month. Visiting brethren always
welcome. Howell M. Hampton, E. R.
Joseph Bell, Secretary.
Ocala LndirA No. 699. Meets each
Thursday night in hall In Gary block.
Q. F. Mershon, Dictator.
K. L. ?tapp. Secretary.

Conventions 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 R. and S.


fireat Monument to Christopher Colum Columbus
bus Columbus Unveiled With Imposing
Washington. June (j. Christopher
Columbus was enrolled in the Ameri American
can American republic's Hall of Fame today. In
the shadow of the capitol a majestic
memorial fountain, wrought around a
heroic statue of the discoverer of the
new world, was unveiled with a nation
paying tribute.
The President of the United :ai.?
pronounced the country's eulogy upon
the intrepid sailor who tore the mantle
of mystery from the unknown Atlantic
and revealed a continent.
The ceremony was attended by a
huge demonstration. An imposing
parade, military and civic with thous thousands
ands thousands of men in line passed in re review
view review before the President, standing on
the grand stand at the base of the
memorial. The greater part of the
pageant was composed of Knights of
Columbus, drawn from every section
of the country to venerate their patron.
As each Knight passed in review he
uncovered in salute to the head of the
Philander C. Knox, Secretary of
State, presiJed at the unveiling exer exercises.
cises. exercises. The Marquis Cusani Confal Confal-onieri,
onieri, Confal-onieri, the Italian ambassador, was
given the honor of releasing the Amer American
ican American flags which hid the statue of his
illustrious countryman from view. As
the statue was revealed a battery of
artillery crashed out a national salute
of twenty-one guns to the explorer.
The memorial adorning the plaza
of the Union Station, Is an imposing
spectacle. A granite shaft rises forty forty-five
five forty-five feet out of the fountain and forms
the background of a marble hro!
statue of Columbus, wrapped in the
folds of a cloak of his period. Sur Surmounting
mounting Surmounting the massive shaft is a globe
supported on the wings of four Ameri American
can American eagles. Columbus stands on the
prow of a ship. At his feet is a fig figurehead,
urehead, figurehead, a graceful feminine form
typifying "Discovery. The fountain
is a s?mi-cir-ular design 70 feet long
and 65 feet wide. Ferdinand and Isa Isabella
bella Isabella of Spain are honored with a me me-dalion
dalion me-dalion on the rear of the shaft. The
figure of an Indian on one side of the
shaft, about to take an arrow from his
quiver, and a patriarchal Caucasian
on the other represents the new and
old worlds; two lions guard the ex extremities
tremities extremities of the granite balustrade
that sweeps in front of the fountain.
The memorial is the production of
the late Daniel H. Burnham, the arch architect,
itect, architect, and Lorado Taft, the sculptor,
of Chicago.
KaMl Coant Railway Holds Florida
Grower Down by Holding
Them I"p
Jacksonville, Fla., May 31. About
three trains of Cuban pineapples per
week are moving from Key West over
the Florida East Coast railway to
northern points. These trains aver average
age average from 23 to 40 cars each and the
movement will now be heavy until
the close of the season. The ship shipments
ments shipments up to last week had not been
so heavy as there had been a strike
among the laborers in the Cuban fields
and heavy rains had also occurred.
The labor question has now been ar arranged
ranged arranged and the crop is moving at a
lively rate
The effect has already been felt by
the Florida pineapple growers as the
fast transportation service given to
the Cuban crop from Key West to the
principal markets in the United States,
Chicago markets particularly, allows
the fruit to arrive in better condition
than Florida stock.
The present rate on Florida grown
citrus fruits and vegetables from Miami
to Jacksonville is $90 to $96 per car
on a freight schedule. The rate on
Cuban grown pineapples from Key
West to Jacksonville is $40 to ?4."
per car. This figures about IVzC
a car per mile for Cuban produce and
272C a car per mile for Florida pro produce.
duce. produce. This is not all. Florida pines
are side tracked to let the Cuban
pines move by them on their way
north on a passenger schedule, mak making
ing making ths trip from Havana to Chicago
in seventy-two hours. This is from
eighteen to twenty-five hours better
time than given the East Coast grow growers.
ers. growers. There are no new developments re regarding
garding regarding a cheaper rate or better sched schedule
ule schedule for the Florida growers. All they
can do is the same thing they have
been doing for years 'wait and hope."
New York Packer.
Cane of Wife Murder and Suicide Re Reported
ported Reported From All Over the Country
Dothan, Ala.. June !. After shooting
his wife in the side three times Gu.
Mclntyre. a railroad man. ran down
the street, snapping the pistol at h!
head until it fired. Mclntyre died last
night and his wife is mortally wound wounded.
ed. wounded. The couple had been married sev several
eral several months.
Detroit, June 9. Rudolph Jennings,
2" years old. shot and killed his wife
in a local saloon yesterday and then
shot himself.
Saginaw, Mich., .Tune 9. Caspar
Marcus, aged 2S. a farm hand, shot
his wife aged 16 yesterday. He then put
the gun in his mouth and killed him himself
self himself instantly. The woman may live.
Congressman Frank Clark departed
Saturday for Washington. and will
resume his duties in the House of Rep Representatives
resentatives Representatives this week.
Mr. Clark was most hospitably wel welcomed
comed welcomed upon his return here Friday
evening, when a reception was ten tendered
dered tendered him at the Masonic Temple.
He will remain in Washington until
the close of the session (Jainesvi lb lb-Sun.
Chicago. June 9. Naked children by
the score, will appear in the street"
through the congested quarters of the
West Side of this city this week as a
striking protest against the suffering
brought to women and children by
reason of the high cost of koshear
This was decided upon at a meet meeting
ing meeting of Hebrew mothers in a West Side
hall yesterday. It is designed to at attract
tract attract the attention of the public of
what they characterize as unnecessar unnecessarily
ily unnecessarily high prices fixed by wholesalers
and retailers upon the only meat they
mav eat.
Tampa. Fla Tune -y. u. D. F.asett.
a former fireman, was instantly killed
and Will Tucker, a h-wman. wa fami family
ly family injured last night when a baleony
of the new Spanish Club here fell dur during
ing during the progress of a fire which, com completely
pletely completely gutted the building. Other
firemen were more or less Injtired.


111 IluineA Men Ret and Play All mt
Every Thamday Afternoon.
Orlando, Fla., June S. At 12 o'clock
Thursday noon all business men turn turned
ed turned the key in the front door lock of
off store and shop and went on the
fir-: -.f the Thursday half holidav
vi it: n- which are to extend all
i thr-'.!-:1. t .-. to October 1.
.-':.- ..f t cure-free mortals went
! chair m the front porch
; ..r, i a of the lastest magazine
S.r book and enjoyed the quiet of
jthir own homes. Some to the golf
ball on the new links of the Country
Club. Tampa Times.
The "Jennie Cassidy" Memorial meet meeting,
ing, meeting, held last night at the Methodist
ehiir-h. under the auspices of the W. C.
T. I., was well attended in spite of
the continuous down pour of rain. The
hi;iv-h was prettily decorated with
palms and growing ferns. Just back
of the altar there was a large white
bow outlinel with smilax. The white
bow being the emblem of the W. C. T.
U. This effective bit of the decoration
was particularly appropriate and beau beautiful.
tiful. beautiful. Rev. Jno. Ley, the pastor was
in charge of the devotional serivces
assisted by Revs. Coleman of the
Christian church and E. H. Sheridan
of the F.aptist church. The singing was
good. Miss Mary Irvin preside I at the
organ. Trie Raraea quartette th
Rapt is: church sang two numbers
whk h wer-.- greatly enjoyed "m l Mrs.
C. H. Winston in her usual (.lear. sweet
voice and good enunciation sang a solo.
Th- Nation's Hoys." Miss Lillie II -u
read a temperance poem, entitled The
K-y to Tommie's Heart." Miss Ron is
an excellent reader and every word of
:h- was distinctly heard in all
parts of the church. Dr. W. H. Dodge
of the Presbyterian church made the
address of the evening. He told of
the beautiful unselfish life of Jennie
Cass id s who herself for twenty years
a sufferer and a "shut-in." organized
this "Flower Mission" which we were
here to celebrate. He told of the beau beautiful
tiful beautiful ministry of flowers to the sick,
the suffering, the dying. How they
speak in a language silent but sweet.
Of the sympathy and love of human
kind. He road several very beautiful
poet!.' -;ems and closed with the most
impressive thought of all. viz: our
duty to tell the world of "The Rose of
Sharon," taking as a scriptural basis
the strikingly beautiful figure found
in tiie songs of Solomon. The evening
was one of profit, interest and pleas pleasure.
ure. pleasure. Tiie program was organized by
Mrs. M. M. Little, who does such things
so well that she is in great demand
among her church people all over the
State for this work. The ushers for
the evening were two charming, sweet
young girls. Susie Irvin and Nan
Brooks, who greeted every one at the
door and pinned on a tiny bow of white
ribbon. Dr. Ley was mast happy in
his cordial words of -greeting. He as assured
sured assured the women oJ" Hie W. C, T. .U., of
his "whole-hearted" interest in the
cause for which they labor and pray
and pledged the support of his church
to help whenever and wherever it was
range, used about two months. Phone
TULULA LOnui-j AO. 22, I. O. O. F.
Tulula Lodge No. 22, Independent
Order of Odd Fellows, meets every
Tuesday at 8 p. m.. in Yonge's Hall.
Visiting brethren always welcome.
Jake Brown, Noble Grand.
W. L. Colbert. Secretary.
Entitled An Ordinance to Regulate
the Speed and Use of the Streets
of the City of Ocala By
Be It Ordained by the City Council of
the City of Ocala:
Section 1. Every automobile, mo motorcycle,
torcycle, motorcycle, motor car, motor wagon,
carriage, buggy, omnibus, wagon,
dray, push-cart bicycle, motor-bicycle,
and all other conveyances, in what whatever
ever whatever manner or by whatever power
the same may be driven, ridden or
propelled, which is or may be used for
or adopted to pleasure riding or the
transportation of passengers, baggage
or merchandise, upon the streets, and
every draft and riding animal, wheth whether
er whether ridden, driven or led, shall consti constitute
tute constitute a vehicle under the intent and
purpose of this ordinance.
Section 2
Vehicles to Keep to the Right.
1. All vehicles shall keep to the
right of the center of all streets.
Vehicles Meeting.
2. All vehicles meeting, shall pass
each other to the right.
Vehicles Overtakinc, Others
Z. All vehicles overtaking another
shall pass to the left.
Turning to the Right Into Another
4. All vehicles turning to the right
into another street shall turn the cor corner
ner corner as near the curb as practicable.
Turning to the Left Into Another
5. All vehicles turning to the left
into another street shall pass to the
right of the center of the said streets
before turning.
Crossing Streets
0. All vehicles crossing from one
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side of the street to the other shall
do so only at the intersection of the
streets by turning to the left, as pro provided
vided provided in Paragraph 5, so as to head
in the same direction as traffic on
that side of the street.
Provided, that this section of this
ordinance apply to brick paved
streets only.
Turning and Starting
7. A driver, or any person having
charge of any vehicle, before turning
the corner of any street, turning out
of. turning from, or stopping at the
curb line of any street, shall see that
there is sufficient space free from
vehicles, so that such turning or stop stopping
ping stopping may be safely made, and then
shall give a plainly visible or audible
signal indicating his intention, such
as raising the hand or making $ome
vocal or mechanical signal.
Stopping at the Curb
S. No vehicle or vehicles shall stop
with its left side to the curb on
blocks of streets where business
houses are situated.
Backing Up
9. In no case shall any vehicle re remain
main remain backed up to the curb of any
street, except -when actually loading
and unloading.
Standing Close to the Curb-Stone
10. Unless in an emergency, or to
allow another vehicle or pedestrian
to cross its path, no vehicle shall
stop in any block of any street in
the city, where business houses are
located unless both right wheels
shall be close to the curb line, ex except
cept except to load and unload.
Stopping at Cori.ers
11. Xo vehicle shall stop or stand
within the intersection of any street
except In cases of emergency.
Right of Way of Certain Vehicles
12. All officers and men of the
fire department with their fire ap apparatus
paratus apparatus of all kinds, while in perform performance
ance performance of their duty; all ambulances
and officers and all men and vehicles
of the Police Department shall have
the right of way in any street, and
through any procession, except vehi vehicles
cles vehicles carrying United States mail.
Signal for Stopping
13. In stopping, a signal shall al always
ways always be given to any vehicle behind
by raising the whip or hand, or blow blowing
ing blowing the horn, bell or gong.
Slowly Movina Vehicles
14. All vehicles moving slowly

'along the streets shall keep as close
as practicable to the curb line, so a3
to allow faster moving vehicles free
passage on the left hand side.
Stopping and Starting When Directed
By Police
15. AH vehicles must stop when di directed
rected directed to do so by the police, and
upon signal from the police must
move on.
Section 3. It shall be unlawful for
any person to run an automobile, mo motorcycle
torcycle motorcycle or bicycle on any public
street of the city of Ocala, within the
fire limits, at a greater speed than
twelve miles an hour, or six miles an
hour around corners, or any public
street of the city of Ocala, outside of
the fire limits at a greater rate of
speed than fifteen miles an hour, ex
cept police motorcycle in emergent
cases, and fire department vehicles,
or for any person to run, drive, or use
any vehicle in a careless, reckless or
negligent manner.
Section 4. It shall be unlawful
for any person under the age of fif fifteen
teen fifteen years to operate, hanule or run
in any manner, an automobile, motor motorcar
car motorcar or motorcycle, or in any manner
handle the steering wheel or other
apparatus by which the aforesaid ve vehicle
hicle vehicle is controlled, on any street or
alley in the city of Ocala, and it shall
be unlawful for any person owning
cr controlling an automobile, motor motorcycle
cycle motorcycle or motar-car to permit any per person
son person under the age of fifteen years, to
violate the provisions of this ordi:
Section 5. It shall be unlawful to
run or'operate any automobile in any
manner on the streets or alleys of
the city of Ocala, unless -the same is
provided with a good and sufficient
brake, in good working order.
Section C. All automobiles and motor-cars
shall be equipped with one
good horn, gong or bell, and show be between
tween between the period of one-half hour
after sunset and one hour refore sun sunrise,
rise, sunrise, two lamps showing white lights
visible at a distance of. 30 feet ahead,
and shall show to rear, a red
light by separate lamp, and a white
light to the right hand, the rays of
which lamp shall shine upon the
number required in such a manner as
to make the number visible in the di direction
rection direction from which the automobile or
motor-car may be proceeding; and all
motorcycles shall be equipped with
one good horn, gong or bell, and shall
show during the time prescribed for
automobiles in the preceeeding sction,
onejamp showing a white light vis vis-ible'at
ible'at vis-ible'at the same distance; all bicycles
shall be equipied with and shall show
during the time prescribed for auto automobiles,
mobiles, automobiles, one lamp showing a white
light visible at least 100 feet ahead.
Section 7. It shall be unlawful to
run any automobile or motorcycle
within the corporate limits of the
city of Ocala, with the exhaust or
cut-out open, or unnecessarily blow blowing
ing blowing horns, bells or gongs.
Section 8. No person driving a
hack, dray or other vehicle shall take
a stand, waiting or to continue to oc occupy
cupy occupy for more than five (5) minutes,
the street next to the sidewalk in
front of any store, office, house or lot,
when objection is made by the owner
or occupant of the premises; no per person
son person shall permit a horse or horses,
vehicle or vehicles in his or her
chame, to remain or stop upon a side sidewalk.
walk. sidewalk. Section 9. It shall be unlawful for
eny person to drive on the streets of
Ocala. any blind animal to vehicles
for public hire.
Section 10. It shall le unlawful
for any rerson or persons tu hitch
any animal on the streets of the city
of Ocala. except in a good, safe and
substantial manner.
Section 11. Any person or persons
convicted for the violation of any of
the provisions of this ordinance,
shall be punished by fine not exceed exceeding
ing exceeding $Z0, nor less than or imprison
ed not exceeding days, or both fine
and imprisonment, within the discre-
tion of the court.
Section 11. This ordinance shall
go into force and effect immediately ;
upon its passage by the city council
and approval by the mayor, and all
ordinances or parts of ordinances in
onSict herewith are hereby repealed.
Placed on first reading and re-,
ferred to the Judiciary Committee!
March 1512; placed on second'
eading, adopted by sections May 21, ;
H'12; placed on third and final read-
ing and passed by roll call May 21, I
President of the City Council.
Attest: H. C. SISTRUNK,
City Clerk.
Approved by me as mayor of Ocala,
Florida, this Mav 2:!rd, 1912.
5-2S-Tues. Mayor of Ocala.

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can American people have declared war on
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everybody would kill as many flies as we do it
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Fresh and Salt
Water Fish.
Best Merchant's
Lunch tor
35 cents
in the city.
Any season's Delicacy
promptly served.
(eating's Cafe.
Chas. RodoiT, Proprietor
Graduate of the United States Col College
lege College of Veterinary Surgeons,
cafed at the Jonea nonpltal oa Soulk
Flrat Street. t
All Calls Promptly Answered.
PnONE 29
Baggage, Freight, Pianos, Furniture
and Safes a Specialty. Careful and
Prompt Attention GiTen All Orders
Careful Estimates Made on All Con
tract Work. Gives more and better
work for the money than any other
contractor In the dtr.

men, professional
The bank's profits
of our town and

The new and handsome store room,
roomy and modern plate glass front.
Possession at once, and can be fitted
up according to needs of tenant. Ap Apply
ply Apply to Ocala Lumber & Supply Co.
A few pullets and cockerels, thor
oughbred Rhode Island Reds from
heavy winter laying strain. Pullets
nearly ready to lay.' Low prices for
quick sale. Q. E. Peacock, at Star of office.
fice. office. OPEN DAY AND NIGHT
Merchants' Cafe. A. C. L. depot cor,
ner. Meals a la carte and lunches At
any hour.
Paynglo cloths for cleaning silver silverware,
ware, silverware, at A. E. Burnett's.
1912 model Maxwell runabout equip equipped
ped equipped with speedometer, electric horn,
etc. 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
All new stock, new building, good la-
cation. H. A. Kramer.
Help the baby through the teething
period by giving it McGEE'S BABY
ELIXIR. It is a healthful, wholesome
remedy, well adapted to a baby's deli
cate stomach. It contains no opium, or
morphine or Injurious drug of any-
kind. Babies thrive under Its excellent
stomach and bowel correcting Influence
rrice 23c. and 50c. per bottle. Sold by
all druggists.
WANTED About live hundred cords
dry pine, green pine and oak mixed
four-foot wood. Either A. C. L.. S. A
L. or team delivery, Ocala. Mail esti
mate stating time to complete. Box
215, Ocala, Fla.
It Is worse than useless to take any
medicine Internally for muscular or
chronic rheumatism. All that Is need
ed Is a free application of Chamber
Iain's Liniment. For sale by all dealers
Pleasant furnished rooms for light-
housekeeping. 66 Oklawaha avenue. 5 18
Odd Fellows meet Tuesday night.
There is one medicine that every
family should be provided with and es
peclally during the summer months
viz: Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera and
Diarrhoea Remedy. It Is almost cer
tain t be needed. It costs but a quar
ter. Can you afford to be without It
For sale by all dealers.
FOR -BALE One pair good turpen
tine mules, wagon and harness. W.
J. Wilson. Cltra, Fla, -13-dl0tw2
New sblrt waists at Fisher's.

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K. of P. meet this evening.
Elk3 meet tomorrow evening.
Odd Fellows meet tomorrow night.
Moose meet Thursday evening.
"Woodmen meet Friday evening.
Mr. F. W. Ditto has been on the sick
list for the last three days.
The lastest in Powder Puffs, just in,
at the Court Pharmacy.
Dr. A. L. Blaloefc, phyalelan, office
phone X. 309 renldence phone, 132.
Messrs. J. M. Thomas and T. D. Lan Lancaster,
caster, Lancaster, Jr., spent Sunday at the lake.
Mr. J. G. Kichline left this morning
for a business visit to Franklin. S. C.
FOR SALE Two cylinder automo automobile.
bile. automobile. Perfect condition. Trice $12.",. A.
M. Lansford, Ocala.
Cuticle and Manicure
best that's made, at the
scissors, the
Court Phar-
Bruce Meffert wants the Star to ad advertise
vertise advertise for some place on the map
where the sun is sinning.
FOR .SALE One long carriage type typewriter,
writer, typewriter, nearly new. Trice, $50. A. M.
This rain will make everything bet better
ter better for us next winter if it doesn't
drown us before next month.
Is it stationery you want? Then go
! to the Court Tharmacy, for they have
Alma Zada Face Powder Is the best
we have to offer at 50c. the box. The
Post Office Drug Stores.
If we had any influence with the ad administration,
ministration, administration, we would demand a
change of weather for the clerks.
Mesrs. T. C. Luckie and Usher Nor Norwood
wood Norwood left in an auto yesterday mor
ning for Daytona.
A new sample of Hair Brushes just
in at the Court Pharmacy. We invite
your inspection before you buy.
$2500 to loan on Al real estate se security
curity security at 8 per cent Interest. Address,
P. O. Box 583. city. 5-15-6t
Keep a smile on your face during
this wet weather by using Dick's Per Perfumed
fumed Perfumed Cream at the Court Pharmacy.
We guarantee to teach you now to
use your Kodak. Bring your films to
the Ocala Photo Co.
Mr. John Chazal, a student in Perdue
University. LaFayette, Ind., returned
home for his vacation today.
Cook your next roast In a paper bag.
and get the bag from the Post Office
Drug Store. 25c. the package.
FOR SALE At a sacrifice, a cottage
in first class condition with modern
conveniences, 130 feet front, close in
Address, A. R C, care Star. 6-8-12t
You get prompt and accurate pre
scription service at the Court Phar
macv. Instruct your physician to
leave your next one with them.
FOR RENT The Bell residence, 198
East Adams street: two-story, seven
rooms and bath. Apply to Joseph Bell
The Court Pharmacy Is on the job.
Let them know your wants by tele telephone
phone telephone and then your trouble ends
Phone 284.
FOR RENT Four room flat; also,
cottage of seven rooms, electric lights
and bath; near primary school. Mrs.
R. D. Fuller.
The second trial of Louis Waterman
will begin in the circuit court tomor tomorrow.
row. tomorrow. Judge Willis of Starke will pre preside
side preside Can furnish from one setting to one
thousand pure bred Rhode Island Red
ggs for hatching at $10 per hundred.
Ed Carmlchael, Ocala.
Mr. and Mrs. B. F. P.orden have
moved into town and are occupying
their former home on the corner of
South and Watula streets.
Miss Lucy Bowden, after a ver;
pleasant visit to Ocala. as the guest
of Mrs. R. C. Muncaster, has returned
to her home in Jacksonville.
Mr. George MacKay. Jr.. at the lake
this morning shot and killed a five-
foot alligator. Said 'gator had been
committing depredations, eating chick
ens, pigs and little niggers, and Mr.
MacKay is a public benefactor.
Rexall Cold Tablets do the work.
Can give you the formula If you like.
2c. tne pacKage at tne fosz uince
Drug Store.
We take pride in our prescription
department and it is our earnest de-ire
to give you just what your doctor
wants you to have, in the purest and
freshest drugs obtainable. Send o o-phot
phot o-phot e the Court Pharmacy.
Whooping cough Is not dangerous
when the cough is kept loose and ex
pectoration easy by giving Chamber
lain's Cough Remedy. It has been used
In many epidemics of this disease with
perfect success. For sale by dealers.
There was quite a number of cases
in the recorder's court this morninsr.
most of them plain drunks, atributed.
according to their story to the damp
weather. Fines aggregated t."." and
costs for the batch.
The woman of today who has good
health, good temper, good sense, bright
eyes and a lovely complexion, the re
sult of correct living and good diges digestion,
tion, digestion, wins the admiration of the world.
If your digestion Is faulty Chamber
lain's Stomach and Liver Tablets will
correct it. For sale by all dealers.
A number of the members of the
Baraca class went to the Seaboard
train early Sunday morning to bid
good-bye to and cheer up Mr. E. R.
Robinson, who with a number of others
was sent to Terrell at that time. When Whenever
ever Whenever Robinson returns, it is the inten intention
tion intention of these young men and some of
his other friends to help him to obtain
a situation and try to regain his foot foot-ing
ing foot-ing in the business and social world.
This is a proper and commendable
spirit, and the Star would be glad to
see it evinced toward every man when
he is down and out It fails some
times, but It is always worth trying.


We have adopted the Cash System
at our store. The laws of our State
protect the person who wants to beat
his grocer, and discriminate against
the merchant. Under this system the
good customers have to pay far the
debts of the bad ones. There are a
number of people about the country
who beat the grocers, in spite of all
they can do. Tbey put up a plausible
story and get credit and do not pay.
In the long run the good, steady pay paying
ing paying customer has to pay for these bad
debts, for they are an expense of the
business. It is, therefore fair to all. to
sell only for cash We will do business,
in future on a strict cash basis. We
will be able t sell you groceries at
closer prices, for we will get pay for
all we sell. We appreciate the trade
of all our customers, and are doing this
to protect them as well as ourselves.
When you get accustomed to the new
system, we know you will like It.
Carn-Thomas Company.
A colored nurse from Ocala went to
Jacksonville a few days ago and upon
her return stated that she read in a
paper up there this story which she
believed and proceeded to pass along
with considerable success.
A ii.iby was born Uiere. and four
hours afterwards spake and told its
mother that it would die in eight hours
and that eight hours later, she. Its
mother would also die, that in eight
days it would begin to rain and would
rain eight days and nights and that
on the morning of the ninth day the
judgement day would come. The young
prophet never spoke again, and it and
its mother were gathered to Abraham's
bosom on schedule time. Also, It be began
gan began to rain And as four days and
nights of the rain has already been
consumed the prophecy is moving
along and it behooves you all to begin
to get good.
The rain doesn't keep people away
from the Air Dome; it was well filled
Saturday night, the seats were dry and
the pictures were good, and it will be
the same way tonight. The program
will be as follows:
His Chorus Girl Wife.
Jimmy and his County Uncle.
Max and Maurice.
All these are up to date comics, and
if you go around and see them they
will make you laugh the blue mold out
of your hair.
This is surely powerfully good
weather for ducks. If it keeps up a
little longer, we would not be surprised
to see webbs growing between the toes
of many of our citizens, nor to hear
'them greet each other upon meeting
with a duck-like quack.
The lively little vaudeville show at
the Ideal played to a crowded house
Saturday evening, and the two capable
actors received generous praise.
The Ideal will be on deck with three
fine reels this evening, and you will
forget the weather while watching
Those desiring copies of the big il illustrated
lustrated illustrated special edition of the Star
can obtain same at the Star office or
the newsstands of the city at 10 cents
a copy, three for 25 cents. In 100 lots
or more 5 cents per copy.
Everyone visiang the Temple Tnea Tnea-tor
tor Tnea-tor Saturday was surprised at th num number
ber number of patrons there despite the irule irule-ivent
ivent irule-ivent weather
Although this theater has been open
under the new management but a short
time it has already established a repu
tation for using excellent pictures.
The lucky number in the watch con
test Saturday night was 78 and anyone
having this number will please present
same at theater and get watch.
There will also be a watch giver,
pway each Saturday night and who
knows but that you may get one.
The Ocala Gas Engine Works have
sold three Buick cars to the Williston
Manufacturing Company, and one car
to Mr. W. II. Boswell. of Hernando,
during the past few days.
Messrs. Edward Tucker and B. N.
Dosh went to Jacksonville yesterday
morning on the early train to come
through the country today in Mr.
Dosh's Maxwell roadster.
A large, six-room new residence for
rent. All modern improvements, large
lawn, well of soft water, four fire
places in house; $20 per month. Apply
to R. L. Carter, city marshal.
Hereafter the daily afternoon mat matinee
inee matinee at the Ideal Theater will com
mence 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.
Merchants' Cafe, A. C. L. depot cor
ner. Meals a la carte and lunches at
any hour.
Rev. J. E. Oates. pastor of the First
Bantist church, of St. Petersburg, Is
planning- a trip to his native heath
Knerland. which he has not visited for
some years. Mr. Oates was pastor of
the Ocala Baptist church a number ef
vears asro. and he and his family are
yet pleasantly remembered here.
Miss. Florence Cork of Orange Lake,
who has been here taking teachers'
examination for the last few days, re returned
turned returned home today. During her stay,
she was the guest of Mrs. R. M. Perry.
.Mrs. Kinott. who arnvea irom iatse
Butler a few days ago, to visit friends,
went to Candler for a day or so Satur
day. Mrs. Elliott and Miss Call are
managing a hotel at Lane tsutier ana
like that thriving place very well.
Mrs. A. F. Dreka and children, who
are now visiting Mr. Dreka's father
and family in De Land, will leave this
week for Asheville, where they will
spend the summer.
Judge James T. Willis, judge of the
Eighth Judicial Circuit, will go to
Ocala Monday, where he will preside
over the court of the Fifth Circuit to
hear a case in which Judge Bullock
is disqualified. Gainesville Sun.


To the Hoard of Trade Meeting- at the
'oort Hone This Evening;.
Mr. R. C. Muncaster, secretary of
the Board of Trade, was hard at work
today, summoning members to attend
a meeting of the board at the court
house this evening at 8 o'clock.
There is much important business to
attend to, among other things a dis discussion
cussion discussion on the recent raise in railroad
rates. Pleasure will accompany busi business,
ness, business, for a smoker will be a part of the
One of the most enjoyable events of
the summer season was the dinner
given Saturday evening by Misres Clif Clifford
ford Clifford and Katherine Pyles at "Glen "Glen-hurst,"
hurst," "Glen-hurst," the beautiful homo of their
parents. Capt. and Mrs. S. R. Pyles,
five miles south of the city.
Miss Lucy Jarman, of Jacksonville,
X. C. was the honoree at this elegant
affair. Invited to meet her were Misses
Toiamie Stanley, of Gainesville, Ga.,
Ethel Haycraft. Bertha Sandlin. Hester
Dewey and Rose Dud Robinson and
Messrs. .T Lilian Bullock, Wiley P.urford,
Sam Pyles, Julius Drown. Leslie Ander Anderson.
son. Anderson. William Jarman. Olaf Zewadski.
and Fred .Meffert.
The table was most attractive in its
appointments of exquisite china, cut
lilis- and silver. In the center was a
bouquet of magnificent Duchess roses,
fcrown in Mrs. Pyles" flower garden.
Mints, olives nn.r salted almonds wire
laid for sixteen. The place cards were
dainty and appripriate.
A six course dinner was most tempt temptingly
ingly temptingly served. While all these good
things for the inner man were being
enjoyed, the bright wit and quick
repartee of the clever hostesses and
their happy guests made the house re resound
sound resound with merriment and the hours
pass quite rapidly.
After the dinner the young people
repaired to the parlor where music, on
piano and violin, games and sparkling
conservation added other pleasures to
this gay and merry party.
Misses Pyles, though young in years,
are perfect in the art of making their
guests enjoy every moment spent in
their lovely home ami on this occasion
they were agreeably assisted by their
parents, Capt. and Mrs. Pyles and their
sister. Miss Ophelia Sawtelle.
The Star regrets to announce the
death of Mrs. Parrish, the mother of
Mr. J. G. Parrish of the Postoffice
Drugstore Annex. Mrs. Parrish has
been sick for some time ,and Mr. Par Parrish
rish Parrish went to Lake Butler yesterday
to visit her. She seemed to be doing
fairly well during the afternoon, and
he left on the evening train to return
to Ocala. He was hardly out of the
house when she took a turn for th
worse and died in half an hour. Mr
Parrish left again this morning for
Lake Butler to attend the funeral. His
Ocala friends sympathize with him
deply in his great sorrow.
Some of our friends are finding fault
with the Star because there was no
mention of the churches in the Illus Illustrated
trated Illustrated Industrial Edition. The edition
was in the hands of a number of gen gentlemen
tlemen gentlemen who solicited for advertising.
and very naturally they didn't think
of goint; to any church for an adver
tisement. If tiie pastor or leading mem
ber of any church had applied to the
business manager of the paper for ap appropriate
propriate appropriate space for his church, he miwht
have had it without money ami without
price. It was more in their province
to think of it than it was in ours. The
churches of Ocala have never been re refused
fused refused space in the Star for any of their
work, and it isn't appropriate for any
one to find fault with us for not offer
ing what they might have had for the
Croesus was the richest man of his
day, but what Croesus didn't have was
a plenty in the way of everyday com comfort.
fort. comfort. When warm weather came, the
only way Croesus had of being cool
and keeping flies off his august per
son was to have himself fanned by a
pretty girl with a bunch of peaeoek
feathers, and this kept him constantly
in trouble with his wife. Latsr-day
magnates had themselves fanned by
Ethiopian slaves, who cost a thousand
dollars apiece, beside, on a hot day, an
Ethiopian fanning vigorously, and with
nobody to fan him, had an onion patch
faded. Nowadays, a millionaire or a
man of moderate means, a king or a
four-spot, has only to go to Watterson
Tucker and invest a few plunks in an
electric fan, couple it to the city's
plant and the thing is done. You can
sit up with it as late as you please
and your wife won't quarrel, and it
costs less to run it all day than to
feed a healthy slave one meal. Croe Croesus
sus Croesus and Pharaoah, and all those other
ay old boys had nothing on us, and
an eleven-dollar fan will dig as much
coolness out of the air for an impe
cunious editor as it will for Johndee
The northbound train on the Sea Seaboard
board Seaboard Air Line had an accident near
Sumterville Junction Saturday mor morning.
ning. morning. The trouble is asid to have been
caused by a defective switch. Both
Pullmans left the tracks, and the tes tester
ter tester one turned over, after being side side-swiped
swiped side-swiped by a day coach, which opened
up one side of the steel Pullman sleep sleeping
ing sleeping car, doing much damage. Aside
from the Pullmans a day coach left
the tracks. Nobody was seriously hurt
and the track was soon cleared.
FOR RENT Offices In Holder build building.
ing. building. Apply to Davis fe Martin.
in stock the famous Economy Fruit
Jars in pints, quarts and half-gallon
sizes. This jar seals itself automat
ieally by the heat of the boiled fruit I
or vegetables to be canned has no j
rubber band to deteriorate and allow j
the fruit to spoil is simple, durable
and economical, as its name implies,
ine company ausoiuiei guarauiees
the content of the jar, if put up In
apcnrdanrp with directions, to never
; ..
i SP- The openings m these glass
jjars are large and easily filled or
Call at the store and see the jars
and how they are sealed and get a
booklet containing many valuable
household receipts. Price of jars
as follows:
Pints, per dozen $1.0O
Quarts, per doen 1.25
Half-Gallons, pe dozen. . 1.50

with pride to yoor bank book if yon deposit with ns csd
pay all bills by check. This modern system discourses
foolish habits of spending, and before yon know it yea
have a tidy balance to your credit.
your money to-day and give this approved, up-to-date
business method a trial.


H. D. STOKES. Cashier.

j To the Ladies off Ocala
: Miss Mary Affleck
: will send a young lady to call on
: you in a few days and show you the

famous Barcley Corset. Miss Affleck
will greatly appreciate your kind
attention to the demonstration.

The remains of Ada Buckner, the un unfortunate
fortunate unfortunate girl who was murdered Fri Friday
day Friday morning, were laid to rest in Smith
& Roberts' cemetery, on the north side
of town Sunday afternoon.
The services took place in Covenant
Baptist church, of which the murdered
girl was member. The attendance was
large and the pastor made a most im impressive
pressive impressive address. The casket was ac accompanied
companied accompanied by six young women, all of
whom bore beautiful floral tributes to
their dead friend.
A great many people, not a few of
them white, visited the establishment
of Keller & Co., Saturday, to view the
remains. The undertaker's skill had
removed all signs of the last struggle,
and the dead woman lay in her coffin
looking as natural as though asleep.
Florida Tooley, a colored girl who
was a close friend of Ada Buckner, told
this morning of some of the dreadful
scenes she had been a witness to when
living with Ada, and when McCracken
had abused and threatened to kill her
if she did not return to him. He seems
to have made her existence a night nightmare
mare nightmare of terror the last few months of
her life.
All who knew her, white and colored,
say she was a smart, industrious and
well behaved girl, and did not in the
least deserve her fate.
Her mother, Louise Lindsey, has
been removed to her own home near
the market, and will recover unless
complications set in.
Hugh McCracken, who murdered Ada
Duckner, badly wounded her mother
and then shot himself, died in the hos hospital
pital hospital Sunday evening, having never re
gained consciousness arter he sent a
bullet through his head at 4:30 Friday
It is wonderful that he lived so long:
One of the bullets he fired into himself
went clear through his brain: the other
went into his body but an inch or two
from his heart.
The body was tvmrd over to V. B.
Keller & Co.. wh prepared it for in interment.
terment. interment. The funeral will take place
at his mother's home near Shady to tomorrow.
morrow. tomorrow. McCracken was a smart and indus industrious
trious industrious man, and evidently had an idol idolatrous
atrous idolatrous love for Ada Buckner. although
he had at least one other wife living
when he married her. His ungovern ungovernable
able ungovernable temper ruined both their lives and
brought them to an untimely end.
Following are the meteorological
conditions that prevailed during the
twenty-four hours up to sunset yester yesterday:
day: yesterday: Cloudy, northwest wind.
Minimum, 61.
Maximum, 72.
Average, 71.
Rainfall, .22.
Rain tonight and Tuesday.
Every time the National Republican
Committee turns down one of Teddy's
Southern delegations, Frank Huber
lets out a reef in his always genial
Mrs. J. P. Galloway and Miss Nona
Jewell returned yesterday evening
from their visit to Brooksville. They
attended the big Sunday school picnic
at Croom Saturday, and report that all
present had a delightful time.
Mr. F. G. B. Weihe has put a fine
graphophone on one of the show cases
of his jewelry store and often regales
his customers with some excellent mu music.
sic. music. The Southern Express Co.'s offer to
carry goods to the Mississippi flood
sufferers close. 1 to-lay. It was taken
advantage of by quite a number, nota notably
bly notably the Kings Daughters and the Worn-
:in" (Mu e-:i1e mAnv i r r v i 1 11 'n 1
jT:J.. S:ar ,s lafl they w'haPkf.(1 up s.
j well, for if t he rain keeps up we wil,
1 --"n ;.e flood sufferers ourselves.
"ne of our enterprising young busi business
ness business men is sending out hi bills in
mal1 An vel ine direrfeit in ct feminine.
j handwriUr;r Thi, a mean t"rlc on
j his trusting friend-, and is responsible
j ror som-? or u- standing him off anoth-
er month.
The Po:off;ce Drugstore Annex i
close-l tnis art-rn'on jr. r.-pef. to tr.e
manager, .Mr. .j i. i arnsn, wru is a?-tendinu-
the funeral of h!s mother at
Lake Butler.
Men's and boy's suits at Fi3hel'B.
Are you interested In paper bag
cooking? If so come to us for your
supply of the bags. 25c the package.
Post Offlce Drug Store.
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.
Danglas shoes at Fi3hel's.


As a result of the examinations held
last week there will be certificates la la-sued
sued la-sued by the superintendent as follows:
Whit. 1
First Grade Miss Florence H. Cork.
Orange Lake: Mr. E. II. Miller, Blitch Blitch-ton;
ton; Blitch-ton; Miss Cora Murray, Weirsdale.
Second Grade Miss Rowena Griffin,
Tampa; Miss Emily Halford, Electra;
Miss Appie Redditt, Citra; Miss Dollle
Rowell. Citra; Miss Anna Van Kunkel,
Fort McCoy.
Third Grade Miss Irene Miller, Le Le-von;
von; Le-von; Miss Eileen Martin, Oxford; Miss
Leola Proctor, Pedro; Miss Allene Per Per-Ty,
Ty, Per-Ty, P?dro; Miss Ina E. Stapp, Oxford;
Miss Alta Seymour. Summerfield; Miss
Graeo Simpson, Weirsdale.
There were five applicants whose
grades did not reach the required legal
standard for certificates to be issued
Negro. -;T.
Second Grade Ada Austin, "Martel;
Harriet L Dorroh, Ocala; Elzona Keitt,
Ocala; Ida T. McCall, Ocala; Idel Ran-'
som. Reddick; Olive L Ransom, Red Red-dick;
dick; Red-dick; Irene Stubbs, Ocala.
Third Grades C. A. Adams, Ocala:
Cherry E. Brown. Williston; Essie V.
Cunningham, Shady; Hettie M. Harris.
Eureka; Annie L. KInsler, Martin;
Wylma McDuffy, Ocala; Lottie Street.
Martin: Lutitia J. Wilkerson, MIcanopy.
The grading committee was compos
ed of Misses Carolyn Pasteur of Lake
Weir, Miss Minnie Leo Carlisle of
ocala. and Mr Earl C. Boyd of An
thony. They worked diligently and
completed their labors at a late hour
on Saturday night.
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 hrd roads nam thru
portions of the land. Only five miles
from Ocala. This Is one of the best
farming tracts in the best section of
Marion, the banner county of the state
of Florida. The price Is very reasona reasonable.
ble. reasonable. If interested, address Box 606,
Ocala, Fla.
The Ocala Lumber & Supply Co. has
Just received a carload of red cedar
shingles from the Pacific coast. They
are in position to give you close prices
and it will pay you to see them before
The Star office has for sale a limit
ed quantity of old type, which is one
of the finest metals for babbit In the
market. The price is 10 cents a pound.
Black Orpington cockerels and pul
lets of the best quality for sale. Hia Hiawatha
watha Hiawatha Laka Stock Farm. 6-l-6t
FOR RENT Flat of three rooms ana
hall. A good home for a small fam-:
ily of a fine suite of office rooms. Ap Apply
ply Apply for terms at Little's Shoe Parlor.
WANTED Two furnished rooms for
light housekeeping. Answer "A," care
Star office.
The uniform success that has attend--
ed the use of Chamberlain's Colic
Cholera and Diarrhoea Remedy ha'
made it a favorite everywhere. It can
always be depended upon. For Bale by
all dealers.
When in Jacksonville stop with Mrs.
E. L. Maloney. at the Glrard. No. 11
East Duval street, Just off Main. Best
75c. room In the city.
Warm weather means trouble for
the MEAT MARKET without proper proper-refrigerator
refrigerator proper-refrigerator equipment hut 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 at the splendid
market of
Phone 108
W. II. MARSII, Proprietor.

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full value for your money.
tSam Sec Us Before Buying
We make screens to order Pine, Cy Cypress
press Cypress or Oak. stock Black, galvanized or
copper wire We take the measurements
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This Is a cut of the pretty R. C. II. 25-horsepower, four-cylinder R. C. II.
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 car3 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
peed. If you want to know more about the R. C. II. or want to go out for a
demonstration, call on, write or phone

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Following arc just a Few of the Thousands of
Articles Carried in oat Great Furniture, Hardware,
House Furnishing and General Supply Store. Come
in and look the stock over, you will find many
things you want
For the Office
Roll and Flat Top Desks, Typewriter Desks, Stenographer's
Desks, Office Chairs, Stools, Sofas, Etc.
For the Dining Room
Handsome Round or Square Extension Tables, Dining Chairs,
Rogs, Sideboards and Chiffoniers, Bouffets, China Closets, China
Dinner Sets, Lamps, Fine Table Linen, Etc.
Parlor Furniture
Handsome Mahogany, Oak, Willow or Mission Chairs, Straight
Backed or Rockers, Tables, Sofas, Lamps, Rugs and Carpets, Pic Pictures.
tures. Pictures. Bedroom Furniture
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 ad
Wardrobes, Toilet Sets, Blankets, Comforts and Linens.
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.
Hardware Department
; Anything Desired in Silverware for the Table, Cutlery and
Sissors in our Hardware Department; Shotguns, Rifles and Ammu Ammunition;
nition; Ammunition; Fire Sets, Screens and Irons, Etc.
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.
PHONE 47 North Magnolia St. OCALA, FLA.

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iiiouorcyciic service
Waflsla, TMe Tire Man


Effective June 9 In

OcMa MoFffliiere Railroad
will sell round trip tickets from all points on its line at atone
one atone way rate, on Sunday only
Gen. Pass. Agent

rod Stomach Trouble and constipation

( P. y Lo u i 5 J u -; a Van ; e )

Free, O'Rourke stretched him.-elt.
rubbed his wrists, and observed a j
collection of his pocket hard war- Iv-
ing upon the seat by him, thrown ;
aside by Glynn in his disgust at not
finding what he sought. j
"Ye'll not be wanting to deprive j
me of these few trifles, me gay high- j
vaymen, I'm thinking?" he inquired j
placidly of the pair. "If ye've no ob- j
jection I'll make so free as to take
back me own."
"Take what you want," returned ;
Des Trebes in an ugly tone. "But
I give you three minutes to tell me J

where you have put that letter. j
"Indeed? Your courtesy overpowers
me." The Irishman took up his watch
and calmly made a note of the hour

hard upon three in the morning; then,
with easy nonchalance stowed it away
with the .rest of the miscellaneous col collectionthe
lectionthe collectionthe knives, coins and keys,
his wallet, tickets and so forth.
"Your time," the voice of the vi vi-comte
comte vi-comte interrupted this occupation, "Is
up." He fingered his revolver "Where
is- that letter? I am losing patience."
"Where rust nor moth cannot cor corrupt
rupt corrupt nor thieves break in to steal,"
O'Rourke misquoted solemnly.
"Steady. Don't call names or I'll
forget meself. I mean that the letter

j is in fragments, scattered to the four
j winds of heaven, destroyed. There ye

I have your answer. Ye fools, did ye

think I would carry it about me?"
"By God!" said Glynn tensely. "So
don't shoot him, Des Trebes! He's
telling the truth. Make him tell what
was in the letter."
"I'm afraid 'tis useless," O'Rourke
mocked them. "I have forgotten the
contents. What use to me to re remember?"
member?" remember?" he demanded, inspired.
"What made ye 'think I would have
it at all? Sure, and the letter was
properly Chambret's. Why would I
not turn it over to him?"
"Oh, cut it!" Glynn interrupted im impatiently.
patiently. impatiently. "We know he's dead. The
news was heliographed in from the

) column day before yesterday."

"Quite so. Yet, if ye know so much,
if as I gather ye suspect that Cham Cham-bretturned
bretturned Cham-bretturned over this precious jewel
to me, why do ye not demand it as
well as the letter? Not that I have
"Hecause we jolly well know you,
haven't got the ruby," blurted the
"Be quiet!" snapped the vicomte.
"Quite right," echoed O'Rourke with
assumed indignation. "Be quiet, Ber Bertie.
tie. Bertie. Children should be seen and not
heard. Mind your uncle." And, "Oho!"
he commented to himself. "And they
knew I didn't have the Pool of Flame!
Let me think. . Oh, faith, 'tis
just bluffing they are!"
"You say," the viscomte continued
slowly and evenly, "you've destroyed

the letter."
O'Rourke took up pipe and tobacco.
"I told ye," he replied, filling the
bowl, "that the letter was non-existent.
Now, me man," he continued, with
an imperceptible change of tone, "drop
the bluff. Turn that pistol away from
me. Well I know that ye won't shoot,
for if ye did ye would put beyond
your reach forever the information
that would win ye the reward al always
ways always providing ye had got possession
of the ruby, be hook or crook. 'Twould
be crooks, I'm thinking."
lie lit a match and applied the
flame to the tobacco. "There's me last
word on the subject," he added in indistinctly,
distinctly, indistinctly, puffing and eyeing the pair
through the cloud of smoke.
The revolver waved in the vicomte's
hand; he was livid with passion and
disappointed, yet amenable to rea reason.
son. reason. Glynn bent and whispered brief briefly
ly briefly in his ear, and the Frenchman, nod nodding
ding nodding acquiescence, laid aside hi3
weapon. The Honorable Bertie con continued
tinued continued to advise with him in whispers
until O'Rourke, though quite at loss to
understand this phase of the affair,
saw that their attention was momen momentarily
tarily momentarily diverted and, with a swift move movement,
ment, movement, leaned over, snatched up the re revolver
volver revolver and, with a flirt of his hand,
flung it out of the window.
Glynn started back with an oath,
his hand going toward his pocket; but
O'Rourke promptly closed with him. A
breath later a second pistol was eject ejected
ed ejected from the carriage and the English Englishman
man Englishman was sprawling over the knees of
the vicomte.
They disengaged themselves and,
mad with rage, started up to fall upon
and exterminate the wanderer. I
think it must have been the very
Impertinence of his attitude that
made them pause in doubt, for
he had resumed his seat as calmly as
though nothing at all had- happen happened
ed happened and was pulling soberly at
his pipe. As they hesitated he re removed
moved removed the latter from his lips and
gestured airily with the stem. "Sit
ye down," he invited them, "and take
it easy, me dear friends. The mischief '3
done, and naught that ye can do will
repair it. Faith, I said I'd not strike
back unless ye crowded me. I re remember
member remember me words to the letter.
Your guns made a crowd out of thi3
happy reunion. I've merely dispensed
with them; I call ye both to witness
that ye have neither of ye suffered.
Sure, I'm as peaceable as any lamb.
Sit down, sit ye down and take it like
little men. The situation's unchanged,
save that I've put temptation out of
your reach."
And as they wavered, plainly of
two minds, O'Rourke clinched the ar argument
gument argument of his attitude. "I beg to call
your attention, he remarked, "to the
fact that ye have left me own braca
of revolvers here at me feet, when ye
so joyously turned me bag Inside out.
I'm not touching them, mind ye, but
mind ye further: I'll brook no non

sense. If ye make a move as if to at attack
tack attack me, I'll . There! That's
much better. Wise lads, ye are, both
of ye: graceful in defeat. Let me see:
We've a long ride together, though
ye did come uninvited. I trust ye
will help me beguile the tedium with
society chatter, me friend," with a

twinkle at the discomfited vicomte.
"I'm In danger of forgetting me man manners.
ners. manners. Pardon me, I pray, but but I
trust your nose 13 convalescing?"
In high feather with himself.

O'Rourke entertained hla companions
with a running fire of pleasantries for
the balance of the darkened hours.
And he touched both more than once
with the rapier-point of his wit and
irony, and had the pleasure of seeing
both squirm in impotent rage. They
cut wretched figures, two against one.

yet failures, while he taunted them in

one breath, with the next declared
himself their captive. Toward the end I
the reserve which the vicomte im- j
posed upon the Honorable Bertie was j
worn down: the Englishman turned
with raw nerves upon his tormentor. I
"You damned ass!" he stammered, j
all but incoherent. "You sit there j
and and gloat, damn you! When all
the time we've got the upper hand!"
"Be quiet!" interposed the vicomte.)
"I won't!" raged the honorable. "He j
thinks himself so infernally clever! j
What 'dyou say, you Irish braggart, if j
I told you you'd never see the Pool
of Flame again?" j
"I'd say," returned O'Rourke, "that

you were either lying or a fool. In j
either case a fool. If, as ye seem to

be trying to make me believe which
I don't for one instant ye have suc succeeded
ceeded succeeded in stealing the Pool of Flame,
I'll hunt the pair of ye to the ends of
the earth, if need be."
He eyed them reflectively during a

moment or two made interesting by j

Glynn's desperate attempts to blurt
out indiscretions against the prohibi prohibition
tion prohibition of the vicomte: something which
the older man enforced crudely by
clapping his hand across the English Englishman's
man's Englishman's mouth, as well as by whisper whispering
ing whispering savagely in his ear.
"But there'll be no need," continued
the Irishman, when Glynn was calm.
"Let's consider the matter dispassion dispassionately,
ately, dispassionately, presupposing that ye have the
stone. Well, what then? Ye dare not
attempt to sell it 'twould result in
instant detection. It would not pay
ye to have it secretly cut up into
smaller stones the loss in value
would be stupendous, the whole not
worth your while, as I say. Ye can cannot
not cannot take the Pool of Flame (don't get
excited: I'm not going to tell ye
where) to claim the reward, for ye
don't know where to go. 'TIs a white
elephant It would be on your hands."
"It does not seem to strike mon monsieur
sieur monsieur that there are other ways of
finding out who offers the reward,"
the vicomte suggested icily.
"I can see ye wandering around ask asking
ing asking somebody please to relieve ye of
the Pool of Flame and pay ye a com commission.
mission. commission. I wonder how long ye think
ye'd last. But 'tis no use trying to
hoodwink me: I don't believe one
word ye say. I'll wait until I find out
the truth before I bother meself with
Their persistence In hinting that
they had gained possession of the
ruby perplexed and discomfited him.
He did not believe it; 'twas incon inconceivable:
ceivable: inconceivable: yet he had known stranger
things to happen. Still, without a
clue, to have stumbled upon the se secret,
cret, secret, to have made off with it from
under the very nose of the Governor Governor-General
General Governor-General No; it was not reason

able to ask him to believe all that.
Nevertheless, when he arrived at
Algiers, his anxiety had grown so
overpowering that he called a cab and
desired to be conveyed post-haste to
the Palace de la Government.



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for the man that lives in a rented he use, than there is lor
the man who owns his own home.
The man who owns the roof over his head has much
less trouble keeping dry.
True to the average wage earner, the question of
building, under ordinary circumstances, is a hard one, it
is a difficult matter to accumllate a sufficient amount of
money out of his earnings, especially is this true when he
has to pay the landlord from 30 per cent, to 50 per cent
for the rent.
This company is organized for the express purpose
of supplying the -out of the ordinary" circumstances thai

make it possible to OWN VOUR OWN HOME on practically the same expense that yon
are now meeting in rents.
We furnish the money, our plan is based upon scientific financial. basis, tyoiiey
borrowed from ns for the purpose of building your home, or for raising the mortgage -that
now hovers over it, WILL COST YOU LESS than you can secure elsewhere or
It is well worth your while to make a thorough investigation of our plans, we
court the closest investigation. We have furnished the money for the building of
many homes in the state, the owners of which are paying us by the month at fust
about what they were donating to the landlords previously.
Write for full particulars.


(Continued Tomorrow)

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When I
I Always
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Jacksonville, Florida
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Kates: ? 1.00 ?1.50 and f 2.00
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An entertainment consisting of read read-in??,
in??, read-in??, tableau?, violin and piano selec selection
tion selection vocal music, etc., will be held in
the Odd Fellows Hall, at Oxford, Fla.,
on Wednesday evening, June 1!12,
at 7:30 o'clock.
Ice cream and home-made candies
will be on sale at close of entertain'
The entertainment will be under the
auspices of the Laides Aid Society of
the M E. Church, of Oxford.


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in his side and his doctor found two
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I believe I would have consumption to today,
day, today, if I had not used this great rem remedy."
edy." remedy." Its guaranteed to satisfy, and
you can get a free trial bottle or 50 50-cent
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No Place for It in the Theater.
"My son has written a play that has
nothing to do with the matrimonial
triangle, and which does not attempt
to colve any eclologlcal problem."
"What does he intend to do with
"I don't know yet, but I've advised
him to try to get some Sunday school
to give It during the Christmas sea-eon."


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Effective May 1st and Continuing Until November 1st
Wnmidlsoir Efottdl
Jacksonville, Florida
EUROPEAN PLAN (Exclusively)
Finest Cafe in the State in Connection
Uooms Without Bath, $1.00 per Day and Up
Rooms With Bath - $2.00 per Day and Up
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Try it for cuts, burns, bruises, old sores, lame back, rheumatism,
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stiff neck. It stops pain and heals quickly.
Price 25c, 50c and $1.00 per Bottle.



To cure Smarting Eyeball's Sore Ryes or Weak Slsrhfc vae
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e a bo v. excursion tickets are ffoo.l returning on any train until and
n-' .-"unlay rii-rht, June lJth. The train for Augusta leaves Jackson Jackson-;
; Jackson-; 7 : a. m. an-1 will arrive :n Augusta at 8 p. m. Fare to Augusta
iZ. Call or. the nearest G. H. fe F. Ticket Agent for tickets and full
ation. or J. II. ItAFFTEIlY, Division Passenger Aent, Fhone 45,
16 Hosan street. Jacksonville, Florida.

rather have some -ro'ol timber land in
Indiana than to have your money in
Florida land, I'll talk business with
you. Address, Trade, care Star.

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