OCALA FLOKIDA. WEDNESDAY, MAY 6, 1914
nunc pi fmn nm
VJILSOH AND BRYAN HOPE TROUBLE WILL
BE SETTLED WITHOUT WAR
A rMIXLSTRATIOX EXPECTS MODEMTE BEHAVIOR FROM CON CONSTITUTIONALISTS
STITUTIONALISTS CONSTITUTIONALISTS MEDIATORS WILIj MEET AT NIAGARA
FALLS ON THE 18TH, OF THIS 310NTH
(United Press to the Star)
Washington, D. C, May 6. The United States is relying upon the
constitutionalists to save the Mexican situation. It was learned today that
President Wilson and Secretary Bryan believe that long before
acceptable plan of mediation is arrived at the rebel forces under Villa
will have driven Huerta out of Mexico City. ,They they believe that the
mediators can submit a conqueror's plan of action which will provide for
a legally elected president of the revolution-torn republic, and representa representatives
tives representatives to congress and that strong support from without will aid in crush crushing
ing crushing any rebellion that may arise until the new government is firmly es established.
tablished. established. Because of this fact administration officials expressed themselves as
well pleased with the announcement made today that the formal sessions
of the A. B. C. mediators will not commence until the 18th of this month,
at Niagara Falls, on the Canadian side. By that time the constitutionalists
will probably have made strong gains against the dictator's armies. The
greatest obstacle, however, is a possible break in the ranks of the constitutionalists.
MIIT III MEXICO CITY
T TRUST HIS
ENEMIES WITHOUT ANI TItAITORS WITHIN KEEP HUERTA
ANXIOUS MEXICAN CAPITAL MAY CHANGE
HANDS ANY MINUTE
(United lres to the Star)
Vera Cruz, May 6. With many elements In his capital against him,
and even Mexicans fleeing from the city to gain the protection afforded by
the American flag here, refugees declare that General Huerta is drinking
heavily to drown his troubles.
SOME RESPONSIBILITY OFF HIS SHOULDERS
The strain under which the dictator has been laboring was apparently
greatly relieved by the selection of government's representatives in the
CAPITAL HONEYCOMBED WITH TREASON
Some of the most prominent residents of Mexico City, who have ar arrived
rived arrived in this city to seek protection under the flag of the United States,
say it is feared that Zapata, Villa or Castro will seive the capital.
EVEN POLICE ARE UNCLEAN
They also say it i rumored that the capital city police have been
approached by Villa's agents with a proposition that they seize the cap capital
ital capital upon the approach of the rebel forces, thus preparing the way for a
triumphal entry of the constitutionalists. Mexico City policemen are
equipped with rifles but Huerta is afraid to disarm them.
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HEAR VERA CRUZ
FEDERALS GATHERING IN SMALL GROUPS ALONG THE ROAD TO
THE CITY OF MEXICO
(United Press to the Star)
Washington, May 6.- Constitutionalists made a sharp attack on fed federal
eral federal reinforcements in the northwestern portion of Vera Cruz province
yesterday, according to a message received today from Admiral Badger.
That the Mexican troops in the vicinity of Vera Cruz are anticipating a
possible American advance on Mexico City, was indicated by General
Funston's dispatches. He declared that Mexicans were concentrating at
various points along the railroad to "guard the road In case we should ad advance."
vance." advance." The dispatches, however, didn't indicate that American com commander,
mander, commander, believed these soldiers would make an aggressive move on Vera
(United Press to the Star)
El Paso, May' G. That the pretty Mexican senoritas who have been
smiling sweetly on Uncle Sam's customs officers at this end of the inter international
national international bridge are smuggling cartridges a'eross the border to the consti constitutionalists,
tutionalists, constitutionalists, was the discovery made today. All Mexican girls crossing the
bridge hereafter will be searched.
TRANSPOflTS MAKE BEADY FOR ANOTHER TRIP
(United Press to the Star)
Galveston, Texas, May 6.- Although no orders have been received to
embark additional troops for Vera Cruz, according to officers of the gov government,
ernment, government, the transports here are again being provisioned with foodstuffs.
ATTENDED MARION HARDWARE COMPANY'S DEMONSTRATION AT
THE ARMORY THIS AFTERNOON
The dinner at the armory and the lecture on American steel fence
posts given by the Marion Hardware Company this afternoon was the big biggest
gest biggest king of a success. About 125 guests responded, partook of one of
the finest dinners ever spread here and heard the excellent lecture and
saw the posts and wire demonstrated. Representative men from Marion,
Citrus, Alachua and Sumter counties attended and it was the marvel of all
the people there, how so many from out of town were able to attend
when they are so busy with the crops. The Star will give a full account
of the dinner and lecture tomorrow, as the latter did not close till almost
press time this afternoon.
(United Press to Che Star)
Jacksonville, May 6. One hundred thousand visitors welcomed the
tattered ranks of the United Confederate Veterans in annual reunion in
this city. The first meeting was held today, when the keys to the city
were turned over to General Young by Mayor Van C. Swearingen. "Got-
ernor Trammell welcomed the visitors in an eloquent, speech. .- ?
WITH ATTEMPT TO GAIN CHANGE OF VENUE AND DISCREDIT
DISTRICT ATTORNEY WHITMAN
(United Press to the Star)
New York, May 6. Reports of possible delay in second trial of for-'
mer police Lieutenant Becker, slated to open today, are current as court
convened. It was stated that counsel, for defense would start the fight,
by an attempt to have District Attorney Whitman, commit ted for contempt,
of court on the charge that he had given out newspaper Interviews pre-'-,
judicial to Becker's case.
COURT RULES AGAINST THE CRIMINAL
A prompt denial of the motion for a change of venue in the Becker-'
trial came from Justice Seabury shortly after court opened and and sub subsequent
sequent subsequent attempt by Becker's counsel to have District Attorney Whitman-,
declared in contempt of court. On latter phase being put in the form of
a motion by attorney for defense. Justice Seabury promised a rule thl&7
CAORAIIZA ISII'T EVFTI PART OF THE CHEESE
(United Press to the Star)
Washington, May 6. The A. B. C. mediators are planning to proceed
with their negotiations without Carranza's participation, according to one
of the mediators, who was seen today following a conference .with Sec Secretary
retary Secretary Bryan.
RESCUED COLUMBIAN S CRE17
(.Unite J Press to the Star
Sable IslanJ. May C. A wireless message from the steamhi; Man Man-hatten
hatten Man-hatten receive,!- here today declared Captain McDonald and thirteen mem members
bers members of the crew of the ?teamhip Columbian were picked up by the Man Manhattan
hattan Manhattan and that ve.-el was searching for other members of the Colum Columbian's
bian's Columbian's crew who may be adrift :n small boats. The Franeonia picked up
thirteen men from the ill-fated Columbian yesterday.
RAY COUNTY MAN IS IN HAPLY
SOLOHS MAT BE STUCK TILL iD-SUHER
. Unite! Press to the Star)
Washington, May 6. At a conference of Senate leaders with the
president today, July 10th was the tentative date fixed as goal for the
adjournment of Congress.
Law Violated by His Attempt to Pull
John P. Stokes Leg
Pensacola, May 6. The first ar arrest
rest arrest under Florida's very strict pri primary
mary primary law was made at Panama City,
in Bay county, yesterday, when E.
M. Newman, a fairly prominent citi citizen
zen citizen of that county, was arrested,
charged with soliciting money from
State Attorney John P. Stoker, who
lis a candidate for Congress from the
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Regular convocations of the Ocala
Chapter So. 13, R. A. M., on the
fourth Friday in every month at
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Jake Brown. Secretary. Ad.
CONCORDIA LODGi: F. Z. OF Ju
j Concordia L.odge. Fraternal Union
Ji'f America, meets ir Vonge's Hall
i ti the cecond Thursaay evening of
ach month. Geo. L. Taylor, F.M.
Cha3. K. Sage, Secretary. Vd
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Ocala Chapter, No. 29, O. E. S..
meets at Yonge's hall the second an1
fourth Thursday evening3 of each
month at 7:30 o'clock.
Mrs. Flora Brown, W. M.
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MA II ION-DUNN MASONIC LODGE
Marlon-Dunn Lodge No. 19, 4
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OCALA EVENING STAR
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Entered at Ocala, Fla., postoffice a3 second class matter.
his salary as a legislator several
times over. An educated and ener energetic
getic energetic farmer makes the best sort of
a legislator. A legislature composed
largely o farmers generally passes a
bunch of laws that it keeps the cor corporation
poration corporation lawyers busy until the next
legislature meets to knock out.
About all the laws intended to re relieve
lieve relieve the people by the Florida legis legislature
lature legislature have been knocked out, but if
the boys keep at work they will get
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time, Meantime, they keep the corporations
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they were not nervous, they would
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The Star is afraid that some of
Leo.' Frank's friends have overdone
the business of establishing his in
Governor Trammell has issued a
proclamation indicating next Sun Sunday,
day, Sunday, May 10, as Mother's Day. This
pretty occasion is more and more ob observed
served observed in Ocala every' year.
Governor Trammell has issued a
proclamation offering rewards for
conviction of violators of the state
primary law- It is a regrettable fact
that the1 rascal we will always have
with us in politics, and that the gov governor's,
ernor's, governor's, action is timely is shown by
a dispatch printed elsewhere, tell telling
ing telling of the arrest of a citizen of Bay
county for trying to pull the leg of
a congressional candidate.
A great many people passed thru
Ocala yesterday, on their way to the
, reunion in Jacksonville. Among
.them were many old men whose
-bronze crosses told they were of that
.unsurpassed army that carried the
lost cause on its bayonets thru four
. 1 J .3
rat la.it to General Exhaustion. A
1 fw of the veterans wore suits of
, iray, of old-fashioned but tasteful
style duplicates of those which lin linked
ked linked up so magnificently under the
Stars nnil 'Rars whpn thtv went nut
2 In the hope of a new nation fifty-
. .three years ago.
After a short but eventful life,
Mrs. Gertrude Wilkinson killed her
self in St. Petersburg Sunday night.
.She was a native of Guatemala, and
;a few years ago she married an Am Am-.rfrifan
.rfrifan Am-.rfrifan nsrlnppr who was hnildinsr a
railroad in her native country. In
consequence of a revolution, she and
lier husband were both sentenced to
le shot, and were saved only by the
arrival of marines from an American
war vessel. Later- they wrere exiled
and came to this country. Wilkin Wilkinson
son Wilkinson died a few months ago and his
wife found herself unable to live
without him. She was fairly well
off, so her death is an example of de devotion
votion devotion seldom seen nowadays.
That the country has a great deal
of confidence in President Wilson is
shown by the attitude of the press
toward his policy in the difficulty
with Mexico. The United States,
with one sure enough battle' fought
and. its forces holding foreign ter territory,
ritory, territory, and yet, in spite of the most
severe provocation, waiting while
three other nations try to mediate
between it and its opponent, is oc occupying
cupying occupying a position never filled by a
nation before It Is puzzling, and to
many people exasperating; but the
feeling is general that the president
knows what he is doing and will pre preserve
serve preserve the honor and interest of the
n&tfon The Star doubts that any
other president the country has had
could carry out such a policy with
so little restiveness on the part of
Doctors Young and Diggett of the
state board of health, who are mak making
ing making Ocala their headquarters, left
Tuesday morning for a visit to Fair Fairfield,
field, Fairfield, Flemington and other points in
Hie northwest of the county, and will
return today via Orange Lake and
Reddick. These physicians are car carrying
rying carrying out the plans of the state
board in giving instruction to the
people on how to improve sanitation
and prevent as well as cure disease.
They are not only at the service of
hB people in these matters, but they
invite all to call on them for advice
and cooperation. The state board is
carrying on one of the best works in
Hie world, and though the results
do not show much on the surface, a
constant gain is being made. By
looking back a few years, we can
see that some "gain has been made,
and twenty years from now many of
the evils that the present generation
suffers from will be eradicated, if
CAPTAIX BAKER WITHDRAWS
Capt. D. H. Baker or Orange
Home, Sumter county, who was a
candidate at the coming primary
for state senator from the twentieth
district, comprised of Marion and
Sumter counties, was in town today
and stated to a Star reporter that he
had withdrawn from the race on ac account
count account of the provision in section 25
of the new primary law, which states
that a candidate who is voted on in
more than one county in the state
must qualify before the secretary of
state at Tallahassee at least thirty
days prior to the primary.
Capt. Baker only consented to be
come a candidate after -much urging
on the part of his friends, and was
allowing his friends to manage his
campaign. When he went to qualify
yesterday he discovered this provis
ion in the law which will necessitate
his withdrawal. Candidates voted
for in only one county can qualify
20 days prior to the primary, before
the clerk of the court in their own
The new primary law has so
many clauses different from the old
law that one has to study it very
carefully to conform to them all.
Capt. Baker says that he person
ally is not disappointed that he can cannot
not cannot remain in the race, but his
friends will be keenly disappointed
and he regrets the necessity of quit quitting
ting quitting on their account. This will
leave the field clear for Mr. Glenn
Terrell of Webster.
The veteran democrat, Marion L.
Payne, was in the city Tuesday and
rebuked the Star for the things it
says about Jno. N. C. Stockton. Mr.
Payne says he is going to carry
Fairfield precinct for Stockton in
spite of both the Star and the Ban Banner.
ner. Banner. The Star doesn't like to dis disagree
agree disagree with such broad-minded men as
Marion L. Payne, but it has to hap happen
pen happen once in a while.
It begins to look like Marion
county will send a solid delegation of
farmers to the Mouse of Represen Representatives.
tatives. Representatives. So far, only three candidates
have announced for the lower house
of the legislature, and all these are
tillers of the soil. Its true that Mr.
Crosby and Mr. Light put in more
time managing their farms than in
manual toil, but they know how the
work is done and draw their incomes
direct from Mother Earth. Mr. Hen Henderson
derson Henderson is a genuine, horny-handed
son of toil -pulls the bell-cord over
a team of mules and holds the steer steering
ing steering wheel of a gang-plow with any
man. As matters now are, a farmer
is about the only husiness man who
can really afford to go to the legis legislature.
lature. legislature. The pay is too small for a
professional or business man to neg neglect
lect neglect his regular business to first
make a canvass and later go for two
months to Tallahassee. A farmer is
generally so situated that he can fill
the position without any serious det detriment
riment detriment to his affairs. A lawyer
can't afford it unless he is either
some ambitious young fellow strug struggling
gling struggling for recognition, or some ex experienced
perienced experienced older man of such large
and established practice that he can
afford to make his clients wait for a
few months while he serves the state
for glory, or, as is often the case, to
serve some special Interest, whose
good will is worth more to him than
Orange Lake, May 4. Prices for
vegetables this spring should be sat satisfactory
isfactory satisfactory to the producers, as peas
sold as high as $8 per crate, and let lettuce
tuce lettuce as high as $6.
The men at Orange Lake are not
the kind that "let the women do the
work and the men sit around," but
they '"git up and go after it" early
and late, and each tries to see if he
can get the biggest price for his
Orange Lake is an excellent truck trucking
ing trucking section as well as being honored
by having sent out from the district
school more school teachers than
any other schools adjoining its dis district.
trict. district. Thevlast school has just ended,
and the teacher, Miss Grace Moore,
of Island Grove, was honored by the
people of the place giving her a pic picnic,
nic, picnic, at which many people from Or Or-ainge
ainge Or-ainge Lake and surrounding country
and towns were the guests. The or order
der order of the day was: Peace, friend friendship
ship friendship and courtship, but no marriages
yet reported. However, from the
pleasant smiles of the beautiful
young ladies and the handsome
young and old men, it bids fair to
turn out several weddings by next
May-day. The gold medals were
awarded at the close of the school
for promptness and deportment
as follows: First honors to Gladys
Burrjr, second to Leroy Williamson,
third to Evelyn Brabham, fourth to
Carry May Burry..
Saturday after the picnic Miss
Moore returned to her home at Is Island
land Island Grove going via the Valdes, the
winner of the yacht race premium.
Dr. Williamson, after 12 days of
fever is convalescing.
Mrs. William Hammons and fami family
ly family of Reddick, were visiting friends
in Orange Lake last week.
Mrs. C. Carns, Misses Ollie Sher Sher-ouse
ouse Sher-ouse and Carrie Blillingsley of Red Reddick,
dick, Reddick, visited friends here last week.
Mr. T. J. Smith and friends from
Ocala visited Orange Lake on May 2.
Mr. Charley Hickson,' of Atlanta,
Ga.f visited relatives in Orange Lake
a few days ago.
Mrs. Ivie Clayton, of Ocala, was
visiting Mrs. R. Clayton and family
Rev. Slaymaker, of Reddick, was
instructing his troop of Scouts while
bathing in Orange Lake on May-day.
He also had about twenty-five of
them again Sunday evening to come
from Reddick to hear him deliver an
excellent discourse at the Methodist
Sunday, Mr. Ben Chambers and
family, of Fairfield, and Mrs. H. T.
Hall, of Lowell, were visiting Mr.
Dave Burry and family.
Mr. B. F. Vaughan and wife are
visiting their daughter, Mrs. Ben
Chambers, at Fairfield.
Dan T. Smith is in from a suc successful
cessful successful voyage in the photo work,
showing up a nice collection of pic pictures
tures pictures of his many friends. He also
reports good luck in courtship, but!
bad luck in mrariage.
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Notice is hereby given that the
Board of Public Instruction for the
county of Marion, state of Florida,
until two o'clock, p. m., June 5,
1914, will receive sealed bids for the
erection of an addition to Ocala pri primary
mary primary school building, and plumbing
of said addition, situated In the city
of Ocala, Florida, according to plans
and specifications prepared by Mc Mc-Iver
Iver Mc-Iver & MacKay, which will be on file
in the office of the superintendent of
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on and after May 9, 1914, copies of
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corted escorted to his official headquarters at
the Aragon hotel. Max Morganthau
has been appointed his bodyguard
and will look after the comfort of
the aged commander during his stay
in the city. As Mr. Monganthau was
a former sparring partner of James
J. Corbett, the general is safe.
Troop A, Forrest's cavalry, 140
men, ranging in age from sixty-two
to eighty-two years, arrived yester yesterday
day yesterday and were wildly cheered as they
marched to their headquarters in the
camp, which extends through Dig Dig-nan
nan Dig-nan and Springfield parks in the
heart of the residence section of the
Fully 30.000 persons arrived yes yesterday
terday yesterday and the morning trains are
pouring thousands into the city. Six Six-thousand
thousand Six-thousand strangers are expected by
night and fully 100,000 by tomorrow
The first meeting of the week was
held yesterday afternoon by the Con Confederate
federate Confederate Memorial Association at
Morocco temple and the Sons of Vet Veterans
erans Veterans began their sessions last night.
The first veteran to sleep in one of
the tents was Dennis Cane of Com
pany C, H9th Mississippi cavalry, who
arrived Monday night. He is 99
years old, and had but $1 in his
clothes, so those in charge gave him
quarters in one of the tents.
Mcintosh, May 2. Mr. and Mrs.
S. H. Gaitskill and Mr. and Mrs. M.
M. Gist, are in Palatka attending the
horticultural meeting. Mr. Joshua
Gist and Mr. Ianks Howell went
over on Wednesday in an auto for
Mrs. Campbell and daughter. Miss
Lula Campbell, daughter and niece
of Mrs. L. M. Baldwin, left last Sat Saturday
urday Saturday for their home in Texas.
Along the lake shore numerous
'gators are being seen, while the
moccasins are getting thick.
The repairs on the "Alava" have
been completed, and she was lowered
into the water Tuesday afternoon,
and in a few minutes her owner, Mr.
Charles Beck, of Evinston, was try trying
ing trying her out.
It is reported that Mr. J. B. Walk Walk-up
up Walk-up will leave for Jacksonville the
last of the week to run his 22-foot
boat to Silver Springs. from which
j place he will haul it to Orange Lake.
He expects to make a weeks trip of
it, stopping at Palatka several days.
Mr. S. B. Robinson made the first
shipment of his irrigated beans.
Mr. A. M, "Bobbitt of Ocala, is. in
town arranging to open a furniture
store in the Walkup building.
Orange Springs, May 5. Mr. and
Mrs. Geo. Rast left Sunday for a few
weeks visit to their daughter, Mrs.
H. Clask Anthony, and other rela relatives
tives relatives in Jacksonville.
Messrs. F. and C. C. Sweet, of
St. Louis, Mo., were registered at
the Carlton House last week.
Mr. and Mrs. F. L. Vogt and Mas Master
ter Master Fred, of Ocala, came up last
Thursday and spent the day at the
Mr. C. J. Rast was expected to ar arrive
rive arrive here with his bride 'Sunday and
to spend their honeymoon cruising
in the Wanderer on the picturesque
Mrs. Perry and children returned
Saturday (to their home at Oklawaha.
Mr. and Mrs. I. X. Wimberly left
yesterday for a business trip to
The Woman's Club elected the
same officers for another year. Mrs.
C. C. Moore, Pres. and Mrs. S. W.
Fletcher, Vice Pres. and Mrs. Igna Igna-tia
tia Igna-tia Bryden, Sec. and Treas.
Mrs. E. C. Leader, of Chihuahua,
Mex., was a guest of the Carlton
House last Thursday.
Mr. Louis A. Barcelo, of Boston,
Mass., was among the arrivals at the
Carlton House last week.
Mr. Willie H. Massey, of Santa Fe,
spent the week end with his home
Mr. Marvin Carlton, of Jackson Jacksonville,
ville, Jacksonville, is visiting his parents, Mr. and
Mrs. R. A. Carlton, this week.
The weather continues very dry
ana me young vegetables are veryj
much in need of rain. Several weeks
past we had nothing better than the
"delicate Oregon drizzel."
We Are Eeadqiearfters I
For Buggies, Carriages, Carte. Wagons and Automobiles, Harness
and all Leather Goods. We have the largest line of Vehicles and J
Harness and Saddlery in Central Florida and offer them at the
lowest figures. We lead in all kinds of Farming Machinery;
Agents for the Fomous all Steel Moline Plows, one horse Disc J
Cultivators, McCormick Binders, Mowers, Rakes, Reapers and
IHC Binder Twine. Agents for the Fairbanks Morse Gas and
Oil Engines and Outfits. We have a full line of Automobile sup- Z
plies and accessories. We lead in our line and can save you money
on anything you buy from us.
Mmiigilhiit St E,ainirj
We offer One Hundred Dollars Re Reward
ward Reward for any case of Catarrh that
cannot be cured by Hall's Catarrh
Cure. F. J. Chenney & Co., Toledo,
We the undersigned, have known
F. J. tCheney for the last 15 years,
and believe him perfectly honorable
in all business transactions and fi financially
nancially financially able to carry out any ob obligations
ligations obligations made by his firm.
National Bank of Commerce,
Hall's Catarrh Cure is taken internal internally
ly internally directly upon the blood and mu mucous
cous mucous surfaces of the system. Testi Testimonials
monials Testimonials sent free. Price 75 cents
per bottle. Sold by all druggists.
Take Hall's Family Pills for con constipation.
stipation. constipation. Adv.
"About ayear ago my three boys
had whooping cough and I found
Chamberlain's Cough Remedy the on only
ly only one that would releive their cough coughing
ing coughing and whooping spells, I continued
this treatment and was surprised to
find that it cured the disease in a very
short time," writes Mrs. Archie
Dalrymple, Crooksville, Ohio. For
sale by all dealers. Adv
YOUNG JERSEY COWS FOR SALE
I have several young pure blooded
Jersey cows, with their first calves,
perfect beauties, and now giving
heavy yields of milk. H. H. Whit Whit-worth,
worth, Whit-worth, Hiawatha Lake Stock Farms,
Ocala, Fla. 4-24-d and w tf
This bank is always open until 8
o'clock in the evening on Saturdays
and Mondays; on other days of the
week it closes at 3 o'clock in the aft afternoon.
ernoon. afternoon. The bank will observe all
legal holidays, both state and na national,
tional, national, and will remain closed on
George Giles, President.
Frank P. Gadson, Cashier. 3-19-tf
AUTO FOR SALE
A model "Q" Maxwell roadste.
22 horse power, splendid condition,
new tires, fully equipped, run less
than 10,000. Will sell at a bargain
for cash. Apply to Star office or
Box 60G, City. 3-19-dly-wkly-tf
FOR A TORPID LIVER
"I have used Chamberlain's Tab Tablets
lets Tablets off and on for the past six years
whenever my liver shows signs of be being
ing being in a disordered condition. They
have always acted quickly and given
me the desired relief," writes Mrs.
F. H. Trubus, Springville, X. Y. For
sale by all dealers. Adv.
SUGAR HAMMOCK LANDS
Partridge-Wood row Company
Merchant's Block, Ocala
OPEN ALL NIGHT
Reed Oar KINO ASSIFIED" ADS. lor your wants
Tie Merchant's Cafe Is a first class
place to take your meals. Open night
and day. J. R. Dewey, proprie proprietor.
tor. proprietor. 2-28-tf
SUGAR HAMMOCK LANDS
Merchant's Block, Ocala
OPEN DAY A.TD -IUHT
Merchant's Cafe. A. C. L. depot
corner. Meals a la carte and lunches
at any hour. Adv.
SUGAR HAMMOCK LANS
Merchant's Blck. O-sula 1-tS-tf
SEND IN YOUR NOTICES SOONER
If you have an advertisement or
item for the Star, send it in as early
in the morning as possible. We can cannot
not cannot set much except telegraph after
TYPEWRITER FOR SALE
A Remington typewriter, No. 10;
visible writing. In perfect condition
in every respect. Apply at Star of office.
fice. office. 4-28-lf
HM3 SALE AT A IB AlH(G AflftJ 2
One MJUCK "Enid 10 1910 ; Ester
Complete with Carburetor and Magneto
One model 10 BUIICK Trcnsnissica
North Main St
Is a Present Day Necessity.
I represent a strong line of Companies
That will carry your risks.'
P. w. ott
Phones 285 and 244 OCALA, FLORIDA
lis Youhf Icemmaim AMjnjM ?
We mean are you getting the service we wish to
give you and which you ought to have? We believe
you are. Most of our customers are satisfied, and we
are proud of the fact But if there is anything wrong
in our relations we want to know it NOW, so we can
do our part in straightening it out before the rush
OCALA ICE & PACKING COMPANY
60 Watt ...
E W. TOOTS-
LAKE WEIR COTTAGE TO RENT
My little cottage at Wood mar on
Lake Weir, (Eaetlake station and
postoffice) is for rent; completely
furnished, running water in house;
thoroughly screened against insects.
R. R. Carroll, Ocala. 4-6-tf d&w
This preparation is intended es especially
pecially especially for rheumatism, lame hack,
sprains and like ailments. It is a
favorite with people who are well ac acquainted
quainted acquainted with its splendid qualities.
Mrs. Charles Tanner, "Wabash, Ind.,
says of it, "I have found Chamber Chamberlain's
lain's Chamberlain's Liniment the best thing for
lame back and sprains I have ever
used. It works like a charm and re relieves
lieves relieves pain and soreness. It has been
used by others of my family as well
as myself for upwards of twenty
years." 25 and 50 cent bottles. For
sale by all dealers. Adv.
SUGAR HAMMOCK LAND3
Merchant's Block, Ocala
MARION COUNTY DIRECTORY:
Judge Circuit Court W. S. Bul Bul-ock.
ock. Bul-ock. Ocala.
Clerk Circuit Court P. H. Nugent.
Sheriff J. P. Galloway, Ocala.
'lax Collector W. L. Colbert,
Tax Assessor Alfred Ayer, Ocala.
Treasurer John M. Graham,
Surveyor W. A. Moorhead, Ocala.
Judge of Prouate Wm. E. Smith,
County Commissioners C. Carmi Carmi-chael.
chael. Carmi-chael. Ocata; J. W. Davis. Summer Summer-field;
field; Summer-field; W v. Henderson. Lynne; D. G.
tVatkli. Dunnellon; Walte ,Luf ,Luf-man,
man, ,Luf-man, Sparr.
Board Public I r- ruction -J. ZL
Brinson, Superintenatiit. Ocala; B.
II. Blitch. Blitchton: J. S. Grautham.
YOUNG JERSEY COWS FOR SALE
I have several pure blood Jersey
cows with their first calves; perfect
beauties; now giving heavy yields of
milk. H. H. Whit worth, Hiawatha
Lake Stock Farm, Ocala. 4-17-tf
Mrs. A. L. Luckie, East Roches Rochester,
ter, Rochester, X. Y., was a victim of eick bead bead-ache
ache bead-ache and despondency, caused by a
badly weakened and debilitated con condition
dition condition of her stomach, when she be began
gan began taking Chamberlain's Tablets.
She says, "I found them pleasant to
take, also mild and effective. In a
few weeks' time I was restored to my
former good health." For sale by
all dealers. Adv.
SUGAR HAMMOCK LANDS
Part ri dare-Woodrow Company
Merchant's Block. Ocala 1-13-tf
IS IT YOUR KIDNEYS?
Don't Mistake the Cause of Your
Many people never suspect their
kidneys. If suffering from a lame,
weak or aching back they think that
it is only a muscular weakness; when
urinary trouble set3 in they think It
will soon correct itself. And so it is
with all the other symptoms of kid kidney
ney kidney disorders. That is where the dan danger
ger danger often lies. You should realize
that these troubles often lead to
dropsy or Blight's disease. An effec effective
tive effective remedy for weak or diseased
kidneys is Doan's Kidney Pills. Resi Residents
dents Residents of this vicinity are constantly
P. Y. Smith. 1206 Alachua Ave.,
Gainesville, Fla., says: "One of my
family has been troubled with severe
headaches for years. She complain complained
ed complained a great deal of pain In her back'
and was very nervous. When Doan's
Kidney Pills were heard of, she used
them and in a short time the pains
and aches left."
Price 50c, at all dealers. Don't
simply ask for a kidney remedy remedy-get
get remedy-get Doan's Kidney Pills the same
that Mr. Smith had. Foeter-Mllburn
Co., Props., Buffalo, N. Y. Ad 10
Woodmen meet Friday!" evening.
THE OCA LA EVEXIXG STAR. WEDNESDAY, 3IAT 6, 1014
ROBERT WHITFIELD KILLED
OCALA SOCIAL. AFFAIRS
(If you have any items for this department call phone 106)
Miss Stotesbury Hostess at Auction
A pleasant event of yesterday aft afternoon
ernoon afternoon was the informal auction
party at which Miss Emily Stotes Stotes-bury
bury Stotes-bury entertained the following
friends: Misses Marie von Engelken,
Alice Bullock, Abbie Munroe, Mrs.
C. L. Gamsby, Mrs. T. T. Munroe,
Mrs. L. R. Chazar, Mrs. C. H. Lloyd,
Mrs. E. J. Mills-Price, Mrs. C. B. Van
Deman and Mrs. D. M. Smith.
Following the games a delightful
Ice course was served and while it
was being enjoyed the guests tallies
were .added and resulted in Miss
Munroe receiving first prize, a pretty
dress hanger and cover, and Mrs.
Gamsby the consolation prize, which
was also a hanger and cover.
Mr. J. S. Blitch oind son Clifford,
and Mr. J. H. Hall of Montbrook
were visitors yesterday afternoon,
en route from Citra, where they
spent the day.
Miss Isabel le "Patterson, the at attractive
tractive attractive guest of Miss Clara John Johnson,
son, Johnson, expects to leave 'Friday for her
home in Allendale, S. C.
Mr. and Mrs. L.. W. Hendricks re returned
turned returned yesterday from a brief visit
to the former's relatives in Orlando,
and Mr, Hendricks left this morning
for Port Inglis. Mrs. Hendricks will
be at the home of Mrs. D. R. Connor
for several days.
Mr. and Mrs. E. A. Osborne ac accompanied
companied accompanied by Miss Marguerite Por Porter
ter Porter left at 1 o'clock in their car for
Jacksonville, to attend the reunion.
They will spend tonight in St. Au Augustine,
gustine, Augustine, leaving early in the morn morning
ing morning fnr 4Vio ctoia mntrnnAUt. A f :
Porter will be the guest of Mrs. W.
Ladles day 'at the golf links was
enjoyed this afternoon by a larger
number of players than usual, the
occasion being the starting of a
tournament for a .handsome silver
cup offered by Miss lEmily Stotes Stotes-bury.
bury. Stotes-bury. The contest will last for three
"weeks, the contestants playing each
.After the games this afternoon, Miss
Qnn.k....... 1 A I r i
.umicauuij' peiteu Lea auu waiers ai
-xne ciud nouse. V
"Miss Mabel Richie, who was pain painfully
fully painfully injured when struck by an
ouiuc ua;a agu, is exults tu ie uui
Again, though somewhat lame yet.
Mr. and Mrs. R. J. Whitworth of
f!l..lAn r. i
terday to pay a long anticipated visit
-A r Tiruii iLi i it i
.u mi. (vuiiwunu s uruiur aim sis-
.ter-In-Iaw, Mr. and Mrs. H. H. Whit Whitworth.
worth. Whitworth. Mr. and Mrs. Jake Brown and
their niece. Miss Alexander, Mrs. C.
I. Bittinger, Miss Adele 'Bittinger,
Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Goin and Mr.
Hopkins will go to North Lake Weir
Friday t? spend the week end in one
of the Connor cottages.
'Mrs. J. E. Klock and son Harold,
Mr. and (Mrs. Lee and baby daughter,
who have been spending several
weeks at Eastlake, left this morning
for New Hampshire. Dr. Klock went
by rail. several days ago. The party
will sail this afternoon on a M. & M.
ADRIFT IN A GREAT CITY
A FLIRT'S MISTAKE
-SLIM HOGAiN'S "GETAWAY
MEXICAN WAR PICTURES
(Three thousand feet)
TEX AND TWENTY CENTS
Court House Square
Line vessel for Baltimore and will
go from there via rail. These two
families will return in the early fall
and spend six months at least at the
Miss Burford to Entertain
The following invitation was is issued
sued issued thi3 morning:
Miss Mary Burford: At home, at
the Ocala Country Club, Monday
evening, May 11, at 8:30 o'clock.
Mrs. Louis Shepherd Miss Helen
Mrs. T. E. Bridges is in Jackson Jacksonville
ville Jacksonville for reunion week.
Mrs. Sidney Haile is visiting Mrs.
Scriven Dozier in Jacksonville dur during
ing during reunion week.
Miss Minnie Stovall will entertain
the young ladies auction club at its
weekly meeting Friday afternoon.
Mrs. Jessie Haycraft, Mr. and Mrs.
Charles Goddard and Mr. A. W. De De-Camp
Camp De-Camp will leave early tomorrow
morning in, Mrs. Haycrafs car for
Jacksonville to visit friends and at attend
tend attend the' reunion.
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Mrs. Willard, of Weirsdale, and
her charming daughter, Miss Grace,
were in town today.
The Pythian Sisters held a well
attended meeting last night. Mrs.
Louis Lang is a recent recruit to the
lodge, and others will be up for in initiation
itiation initiation at the next meeting.
Rev. J. M. Gross left this after afternoon
noon afternoon for Jacksonville to meet his
daughters, who are coming to join
their parents in their new home at
the Methodist parsonage. Misses
Mamie and Sarah Gross will reach
Jacksonville tomorrow, the former
from Chicago where she hap been at attending
tending attending the Conservatory of Music,
and the latter from college in Little
Rock, Ark. Enroute to Jacksonville
the Misses .Gross will be joined by
their sister, Mrs. W. B. Tyler, of
Fort Worth, Texas, and they will
spend tomorrow with their father at attending
tending attending the reunion, reaching this
city either Thursday night or Friday.
The -Misses Gross will be with their
parents all summer, and Mrs. Tyler
about six weeks.
Mr. and Mrs. W. K. Zewadski, Sr.,
of Ocala, arrived in the city yester yesterday
day yesterday afternoon and will spend several
days visiting the Zewadskis on the
Boulevard. Tampa Tribune.
Mrs. E. B. Peacock has been ap appointed
pointed appointed chaperone, with Mrs. Mick Mick-ler,
ler, Mick-ler, matron of honor; Miss Lois Ep Epperson,
person, Epperson, maid of honor, and- Miss
Cora Borgan, sponsor, by the local
camp Sons of Confederate Veterans.
They will attend the reunion, accom accompanied
panied accompanied by their relatives and a large
crowd of friends will form the party
from Williston. Williston Courier.!
r. and Mrs. H. Gatrell, of Fair Fairfield,
field, Fairfield, were in the city yesterday. Mrs.
Gatrell has peen quite ill but is
somewhat better now.
Mr. and Mrs. J. M. Millsom of Ok Ok-lawaha,
lawaha, Ok-lawaha, and Mr. and Mrs. I. F. Hav-iland-
of Belleview were in the city
yesterday, bringing in Mr. W. H.
Millsom of St. Cloud to consult a
Miss Mary Kate Davidson has re returned
turned returned from an extended stay in
Crystal River and Ocala, Fla. At Atlanta
lanta Atlanta Georgian.
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Miss Cora Martin, daughter of C.
C. Martin, the phosphate magnate of
the Mulberry district, is the guest of
her aunt, Mrs. R. B Kyle, and is be being
ing being showered with social atten attentions.
tions. attentions. Clearwater Sun.
. Both Miss Martin and Mrs. Kyle
are well known in Ocala.
NORTH OCALA SUNDAY SCHOOL
There will be a Sunday school or organized
ganized organized by the Methodist church,
next Sunday, May 10, at 4 p. m., at
the tent in North Ocala, at the end
of Osceola street, north of W. H.
McConn's residence. We cordially in invite
vite invite the people of that community
to co-operate in this good work.
Geo. L. Taylor, Supt.
'There was a gala time at Summer Summer-field
field Summer-field last night. A church supper
was attended by people from all
over that part of the county and
much enjoyed. A number of the
candidates, Messrs. Light, Ayer,
Moorhead, Colbert, Carmichael, Da Davis,
vis, Davis, Cam, Luffman and one or two
others, were present and presented
their claims to the people.
Last evening a most deplorable ac
cident occurred at the short curve of
the Silver Springs road, just before
the cemetery corner is reached, in
which Mr. Robert Whitfield lost his
Dr. Harry Walters, accompanied
by his brother, Mr. Holmes. 'Walters,
was coming in from Silver Springs
in the doctor's automobile about
6:15 o'clock. They saw two bicycles
approaching; one passed, and Dr.
Walters saw the other wobbling in
an uncertain way. He was going
quite slowly and slowed down even
more for the sharp curve, and turn
ed out the road as far as he could,
but even this was not enough.
As the auto and bicycle came near
together, the wheel wobbled, and Its
rider, thrown to one side, was struck
by the car and knocked on his back
in the road. Dr. Walters stopped
the car In a few feet. He and his
brother picked up the young man.
and Dr. Walters gave him every at
tention, despite the shock to his own
nerves, but he never regained con
The young man was Mr. Robert
Whitfield, 21 years of age and he
was riding a wheel for the second
time in his life. With his brother,
John Whitfield, he was going to his
parents home, three miles out on the
Silver Springs road, each of them
riding a bicycle. He had been advis advised
ed advised against riding out at night when
he was so little used to a wheel, but
thought he could manage. The curve
and sight of an approaching car
seemed to frighten him and he lost
control of the wheel entirely.
The young man struck the ground
violently, falling on his. head. His
skull wac fractured and a severe
hemorrhage set in. The body was
not bruised to any extent in any
Mr. John Whitfield exonerated Dr.
Walters from all blame and gave the
above as the substance of his ac account
count account of the accident. No one re regrets
grets regrets the accident more than Dr.
Walters and he feels it deeply, but at
the same time feels that he was not
to blame and that it was entirely un unavoidable.
avoidable. unavoidable. Mr. C. V. Roberts, an
uncle of the young man, says he
looked into the matter very carefully
and is of the same opinion:
The body of young Whitfield was
brought to the city and placed in
Molver & MaoKay's undertaking
rooms where it was prepared for
burial. This morning a coroner's
jury was empaneled by Justice of
the Peace Ferguson and the. remains
were viewed and the circumstances
attending the young man's death
were carefully gone into. The jury
composed of Messrs. James Johnson,
Whitfield Palmer, T. C. Luckie, W.
S. Perry, George Johns and A. M.
Lansford, rendered a Verdict that
Robert Whitfield came to his death
in the manner stated above, and that
they fully and absolutely exonerated
Dr. Walters from all blame in the
The funeral of the young man
took place at 4 o'clock this afternoon
from the residence of his aunt, Mrs.
C. V. Roberts at No. 703 South Pond
street. Rev. Bunyan Stephens, pas pastor
tor pastor of the (Baptist church, assisted
by Rev. Roy Bowers of the Christian
church, officiating, and the remains
were laid to rest in Greenwood cem cemetery
etery cemetery annex by Messrs. Mclver &
MacKay. The p'all bearers were,
Messrs. Frank Gates, Walter Marsh,
Niel 'Ferguson, S. B. Hawk, Harry
Cole and E. A. Mobley.
Sweet music was rendered at the
funeral services and many lovely
flowers were brought to the residence
and grave by sorrowing friends. The
community was greatly shocked by
the death of Robert Whitfield. He
was a most estimable young man,
honorable and industrious and all
who knew him speak of him In the
most kindly terms. He leaves a
father and mother, Mr. and Mrs. C.
H. Whitfield, two sisters, Misses Sal Sal-lie
lie Sal-lie and Mary, four brothers, John,
Rodoff's New Cafe
Chinese and European Dishes.
Salt and Fresh Water Fish
Chop-Suey and all Kinds of
Regular Meals 35 Cents
Prompt Delivery Service to
Any Part of the City.
112 South Magnolia Street,
Commercial Bank Block
Did you know we had a very strong line of these shoes? We
think the finest ever offered in Ocala.
Nothing we can say about this line will increase your knowledge
or respect for it. Its fame id' GREAT
All know it is uneqalled.
This is a line we want to tell you about. If is our proud boast
that such syle, quality and value has never been
shown here. Let us prove our V
Excelllleimft Vafluiies fioj? OS auM $&fl
: (D)(EgQllai9 FfldDIpScfflSl
Dan, Willie and Alex, and his aunt.
Mrs. Roberts, to mourn his death.
Robert was engaged in the press
ing club business on North Magnolia
street with his brother Dan.
The King's Daughters will meet
tomorrow afternoon at 4 o'clock at
the Methodost church.
Phone 293 Ocala, Fla.
The Woman's Christian Temper
ance Union will hold a silver medal
contest at the Temple theater this
evening. The contest will be by a
class of boys, and the following pro program
gram program will be rendered:'
Introduction of subject Mrs. G.
No. 1. An Old Man's Account of
;No. 2. An Honest Rum-seller's
No. 3. Tom Jones.
No. 4. Jeremiah and His Pa.
No. 5. The Lips that Touch Liquor
Shall Never Touch Mine.
No. 6. Only Sixteen.
Song, "The Twin Ballots" Male
Presentation of medals by Rer.
Lost Found, Wanted, For Sale
For Rent and Similar Local Needs
FOR SALE Remington typewriter,
No. 10; visible writer; In perfect
condition in every respect. Ap Apply
ply Apply at Star office. 4-28-tf
FOR SALE Large sized refrigera refrigerator;
tor; refrigerator; cheap for cash; cost $80;
newly worked over. Can be seen
at Dodge's shop; or call on Bal Ballard
lard Ballard at news-stand. 5-2-3t
FOR SALE Pair black ponies, $250
cash, or will exchange for Ford or
Maxwell roadster auto. W. E.
Haugh, Ocala, Fla. ,4-27-6t
WANTED 'Energetic, live solicitors
and salesmen to represent us;' to
solicit shipments of fruit, vegeta vegetables
bles vegetables and produce, and to take
orders for groceries, grain and
feed. Booth-Cherry Commission
Co., 140 E. Fourth street, Jack Jacksonville,
sonville, Jacksonville, Florida. 5-2-2t
MEXICAN I'JAfl PICTURES
Showing General Villa on the Field of Battle.
This Picture is the Original Mexican War.
ONE NIGHT ONLY.
Admission: 10 amxtil 20 CeMs,
Man honest man may hare a bad title through no fault of hi
a good man does not always mean a good title
"men pass away, titles run on xorerer.
Man abstract of title is the only means by which yon can determine
whether yon are buying land or a lawsuit
m .... k0
florid title & abstract company.
SUGAR HAMMOCK IAXDS
Merchant's isiock. Ocala
Lemons, 20 cents per dozen, at
the Cam-Thomas Co. 5-2
"So Hardeuppe pawned his diamond
hirt studs to enter bis horse In thm
bow, eh? Is he so sure of wlnnisj?
What are Its chief points T" .1 deal
know but Hardeoppe's Neos to to
THE OCALA EVENING STAR, WEDNESDAY, MAY 6. 1014
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J GEO. J. BLITCH,
O.C. STILES, Jr.,
. J Cashier.
W. V. WHEELER,
W. H. McRAINEY,
D. E. McIVER,
B. C. WEBB, Chairman of the Board.
Mto lrfl1!fqttt OThI Ocala Property at Moderate Valuation
W or tii r our ivimioii iajiicus
Capital - $50,000.00
Surplus and Profits $41,500.00
Our business is confined exclusively
We have exceptional facilities for
handling your business.
Special Department for Savings. J
4 per cent, interest on Savings Ac
counts, compounaea quarterly.
We issue Traveler's Cheques and
Letters of Uredit.
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ELECTION OF OFFICERS AND OTHER aUTTEKS w
ATTENDED TO AT MEETING OF THE CITY COUNCIL TUESDAY
EVENING INDIFFERENCE OF CITIZENS TO THEIR MUNICI MUNICI-PAIi
PAIi MUNICI-PAIi AFFAIRS.
The city council met Tuesday eve
ning in regular session. The follow-
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ing Trere in attendance: rresiaeui
C. W. Hunter, Aldermen E. E. Rob
inson, E. C. Bennett, W. A. Knight,
J. X. Tolar, H. A. Fausett, M. J.
Roess and J. C. Smith. Minutes of
the last two regular sessions and the
special sessions were read and ap
The' council having finished equal
ization of taxes. May 22 was fixed as
the date to hear complaints if any.
Indifference of the Citizens
Strange to say there was not a
single citizen present to address the
Under head of written communi
cations, the resignation and last
LA;y3 I monthly report of City Attorney Ed-
Will opcUWf w ta ina.A. ""
ordered accepted when his accounts
could be audited. Mr. Spencer said
in his communication that he was
ready to settle with the city and de deliver
liver deliver all papers to the council at any
date it should name.
A resolution was read from the
j Marion County Board of Trade, rec
ommending the publication of the
lengthy report of the auditing com
pany. Same was filed for information.
In a communication, Mr. C. P.
Howell asked to have wires extend
ed to his home in the extreme south
west corner of the new city limits,
that he might secure lights and pow power.
er. power. Matter was referred to the light
and water committee.
Mr. W. W. Clyatt, city tax collec
tor and treasurer, made his report.
Watt's Good "Work
Dr. 'H. F. Watt, city physician,
made a lengthy Teport for the
month of April. In the matter of
inspection of dairies, bakeries, mar
kets, etc., and of the health condi
tions at the public schools, Dr. Watt
reported a substantial improvement
in almost every Instance. The report
was listened to with interest and fil
New Irish Potatoes New String Beans
Fresh Apples v Oranges
Marion County Fresh Smoked Hams
Marion County Fresh Smoked Sides
Brick City Coffee, 40c.
First Product Coffee. 30 cents
Fresh Roasted and Ground in Our Own Machine Every Day.
Sliced Breakfast Bacon Dried Sliced Beef
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Sliced Boiled Ham, for Lunches
Eggs, Fresh from the Country, always in stock
New Salt Mackerel
Grape Juice Ginger Ale
Olive Oil Salad Dressing
Phone 163 OCALA, FLORIDA
salary $150 per month, same to pay
ment for his services for the watc
works department, recently added to
this office. City attorney, $o0 per
All Data Will Soon be In
Mr. M. J. Roess reported progress
on the resolution of the last session
of the council to get all possible
data on cost of supplying city with
electricity, either by new plant, In Increasing
creasing Increasing present one or by purchas
ing current from outside parties. Mr.
Roess said that it was Impossible to
get the specifications together and
the reports in this time, but the
committee expected to have the spe specifications
cifications specifications in two weeks and would
make a full report to the council on
Mr. E. E. Robinson, of the finance
r.ammittee. reported that he now
had the budget of the different com committees
mittees committees for the ensuing year and
would make up the entire budget and
have it at the next meeting.
The finance committee asked for
more time on the Twombley bill, the
claim of Mrs. Stauffer against the
city for alleged personal injuries,
and adjustment of the late city at attorney,
torney, attorney, C. L. Sistrunk'fi accounts.
City Clerk's 'Monthly Report
To the Honorable City Council,
Gentlemen: Beg to submit the fol fol-inwine
inwine fol-inwine renort of receipts and dis
bursements during April, 1914:
Balance on hand April 1st,
1914.. .... ........ .$8,793.62
Collected by tax collector:
Collected by marshal:
Fines, police court 159.85
Delinquent personal taxes.
Collected by impounder:
Collected by city attorney:
Collected by clerk:
Was llSLtJUVU IU Wliu iuvcicsi, auu .
ed for information. Dr. Watt stated E- L- P1- service
.... . E. 'L. Dept.. meter
FRESH EGGS THAT ARE FRESH
EVERY ONE GUARANTEED.
Cain IPIhioinio lOS.
W. IB. MARSH City Market
Morton County Abstract Company
GRAHAM BROTHERS, Lessees,
Pirt consideration and wpeciil "attention given to amaU trmcu.
that he wished a vacation of one
month, during which absence he
would visit several cities in the north
and study the methods of boards of
health and methods of. inspecting
city institutions, and that hi3 inves
tigations and observations would be
of much benefit to him in the work
here. Dr. Watt was given the
month's leave of absence with pay.
In the doctor's report it is most
gratifying to note the great decrease
in the number of contagious diseases
among children attending the public
schools. Fewer cases by far have
developed and the attendance has
been much better than ever before.
Shy of Shekels
Most of the bills that were proper
ly audited were ordered paid, it be-
in er rveressarv to hold UO a few for
lack of funds.
Interest coupons on electric light
and water works bonds amounting to
$1208 were checked up and destroy
ed, same having been paid by the
street Commissioner Marsh re
ported that he would advise the lay
insr of a cement cutter on West
Broadway from Pine street to the S.
A. L. crossing.
Six Thousand People in the City
Mr. Cleveland, sanitary inspector.
who has been engaged in taking the
census of the city, reported that he
was practically done and the popula population
tion population of the city would exceed 6000.
Health and sanitary conditions of
the city were reported good.
Fire Chief Chambers and Marshal
Brigance reported everything run running
ning running smoothly in their departments.
Council proceeded to fix the sal salaries
aries salaries of all officers not fixed at last
meeting. Night police are to have
$65 instead of $60 per month, after
they have served for six months, the
extra $5 to be in lieu of uniforms
ana omcers to ouy xaeir uw uni uniforms.
forms. uniforms. Electric light superintendent,
$150 per month, and assistant at $90
per month. City clerk was given $25
AMttfnna1 nor month. making his
E. L. Dept., meter deps.
Market and house rent.
Sale of map
W. W. Dept., rents
W. W. Dept., meters
Total collections $6,470.65
Warrants Drawn Daring April, 1914
Salaries, officers, clerks.
etc t $
Witness fees and costs
Labor and expense .
Supplies and repairs
Electric Light Department 2,819.20
Water Works Department:
Sundries and supplies
Disbursed by City Treasurer During
Electric Light fund
Water Works fund
Balance on hand
(Concluded on Eighth Pace)
We have completed the survey of this
rich tracft and will soon publish an exadt
cut showing the subdivision.
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"GIVE THE LADY A BRACELET." THERE IS-NOTA WO
ha a r tat -mi? Minnm WHO HAS NOT ROOM ENOUGH FOR AN
OTHER BRACELET. THIS IS THE ONE PRESENT TO GIVE
THEM IF IN DOUBT. AND THERE IS ALWA YS Kuum ruK AN ANOTHER
OTHER ANOTHER DIAMOND. COME9 SEE OUR FLAWLESS, FIRST WATER
DIAMONDS. IF YOU DO NOT KNOW VALUES IN JEWELS THERE
IS JUST ONE THING TO TRUST THE "REPUTATION" OF THEv
ESTABLISHMENT YOU GO TO BUY FROM.
ASK YOUR FRIENDS WHO KXOW US ABOUT US.
A. E. BURNETT
YOU CAN BEST ANSWER THE ABOVE QUESTION RIGHT
IN OUR STORE. WHEN' YOU SEE WHAT WE HAVE FOR YOU,
YOUXIj look no further.
OUR DESIGNS ARE RIGHT UP TO THE MINUTE, AXD OUR
PRICES ARE LOW FOR OUR HIGH QUALITY GOODS.
AND REMEMBER, OUR HARDWARE STANDS HARD
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Phone IIS, Ocala, Ha.
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A crisp, clean, nutri nutri-tious
tious nutri-tious food. For
everybody every everywhere.
where. everywhere. Fresh in the
moisture-proof pack package,
age, package, 5 cents.
The funny little name
of the famous little
ginger snap that puts
fresh "snap" and
'ginger" into jaded
appetites. 5 cents.
The natural sweet sweetness
ness sweetness and nutriment
of the wheat are re retained,
tained, retained, giving them
a delightful flavor,
Buy biscuit baked by
Always look for that name
P. D. OBELI
CONTRACTOR and BUILDER.
I Estimates on any kind
-1 of Building furnished on
J short notice. All work
117 N. SANCHEZ STREET.
P. O. BOX. NO. 438.
J I PHONE NO. 368 OCAIiA
: PHONE 503
: For Good Wood
BIG Load for $1.
Your Order will have
i J. L SMOAR
At Smoak's Wagon Shop.
Carpenter and Builder
Carerul Estimates Mrde on All Con
tract Work. Gives more and battel
eottracto- In the city,
work for the money than tiny otbe
HEALTHY HAIR, NO
USE PARISIAN SAGE
Its's entirely needless to have un unsightly,
sightly, unsightly, matted, thin or faded hair. A
little care is all that is needed to
make it thick, soft, pretty, perfectly
healthy and free from dandruff.
Use Parisian Sage it supplies hair
needs and is absolutely harmless. It
quickly stops itching head and fall falling
ing falling hair, and is one of the best tonics
to invigorate the scalp and make the
hair grow long and beautiful.
Get a bottle of Parisian Sage today
from Gerig's Drug Store or at drug
counter. It costs but 50 cents. Rub
it into the scalp all dandruff dis disappears
appears disappears your head feels fine the
hair is pretty and perfectly healthy.
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'Belleview, May 5. -Mrs. A. L.
Smith of Whitewater,- 111., who has
been spending the winter with her
friends,. 'Mr. -and Mrs. L. Weihe, left
for her home last Thursday.
Mr. John W. "Brown came up from
Wild wood Sunday for the purpose '. field of buckwheat in bloom, and
of inspecting his tomato farm and!wnen ne harvests his buckwheat we
Mr. Frank Ritter came up from;
South Florida last Saturday to spend
the Week end with his family.
Mrs. Sam Millican is rapidly re
covering from the effects of stepping
on a rusty nail.
Mrs. A. T. Whittier made a busi
ness trip to Ocala last Friday.
Rev. B. M. Tanner and wife came
up from Eustis last Wednesday, and
are busily engaged in improving
their new home.
(Belleview was strictly on the map
last week. On Wednesday night a
motion picture show held the boards.
There were six reels shown, all for
the small sum of one dime. Ex-jus
tice of the peace, Wm. F. Abshire,
who formerly resided here, but who
now makes his home at Oak, man manipulated
ipulated manipulated the light-rays and it was
quite a surprise to his old friends to
see him in the show business.
Last Thursday night Moufort &
Jones gave a vaudeville performance
at the town hall, to a good-sized
audience. The fun began on Funny
Street, and ended in Laughing Lane.
Everyone was well pleased. Mou
fort & Jones will play a return en
gagement on Friday evening. May
15, giving an entirely new bill, in
i7 Vi J Vi Vxir tlgim t V oro will Vua enma
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startling surprises before the show
Mr. Tremere and Eddie Roth Rothschild
schild Rothschild motored to Heather Island
last Sunday morning and dined with
Mr. and Mrs. Hightower, afterwards
they went over to Oklawaha and vis visited
ited visited with Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Mill Mill-som.
som. Mill-som. Prof. A. B. Connor made a visit
and inspection of the Ocala school
The Ladies Aid parcel post sale,
given at the town hall last Friday
evening, was a howling success.
People clamored for the purchase of
tickets entitling them to parcel postjtold why they should be elected to
packages. There was not enough to
go around, and everyone was well
pleased with their purchase un un-sight,
sight, un-sight, unseen. The sale of ice cream,
candy and fancy work was immense.
Towards the end of the entertain entertainment,
ment, entertainment, Mrs. Louis Weihe, in a very
neat address, eulogized Mrs. James
N. Shedd, who was the prime mover
in getting up the entertainment, and
to whom the success of the same was
due, and at the same time called at attention
tention attention to the fact that (fifty years
ago, to the booming of cannon, and.and all had a jolly good time.
the marching of men, Mrs. Shedd
had made her advent into this world,
in the old and historic city of
Charleston, S. C, and gradually
leading up to events of today she
told of the useful and busy life of
Mrs. Shedd in our midst, and wound
up by handing Mrs. Shedd, as a sou souvenir
venir souvenir of the esteem in which she
is held by her friends, a ten dollar
Mr. John Hames has entered into
a contract with Mr. W. A. Owens,
the mill man, to go to Morriston and
erect the new mill building at that
Rev. E. H. .Lantz, wife and three
children, of Linden, Tenn., are vis visiting
iting visiting with Mr. and Mrs. W. R. Bry Bryant.
ant. Bryant. Rev. Lantz will occupy the pul pulpit
pit pulpit In the Methodist church next
Sunday morning and evening.
The young people enjoyed skating
in the town hall last Monday night.
Mr. Tremere and Miss Minnie
made a special trip to Ocala last
Monday afternoon with Mr. and Mrs.
I. F. Haviland, in their automobile.
Mr. Joseph Millisom has been suf suffering
fering suffering the most excruciating pain in
his left leg, as the result of the sore soreness
ness soreness in his foot, and his physician
has deemed it advisable that he go
to Ocala and consult with the most
prominent physician-surgeon in that
city, and it is hoped that Mr. Mill Mill-som
som Mill-som will soon obtain some relief.
Mr. and Mrs. Frank D. Lightsley
were visitors in town last Sunday
Work on the packing house is
Mr. John R. Proctor stopped over
in Belleview on his way to Candler
last Sunday night. Mr. Proctor is
repairing the famous causeway run running
ning running from the main land north of
Candler to Heather Island.
Master Eugene Hardison, who has
been visiting with his aunt, Mrs. V.
D. P. Pratt, left for Jacksonville
Mr. Adelbert Moody, of turpentine
fame, made one of his quick little
visits to Belleview last Monday
The Masons will hold their regu regular
lar regular monthly meeting Saturday night,
These political candidates are now
dropping into Belleview, giving
everybody the glad hand, soliciting
votes for themselves and friends,
booking the promises made them for
future reference, at which time they
will lift up their eyes and voice and
exclaim as the prophet of old, "All
men are liars!'"
Mr. Delbert Haskell has the nicest
onion patch in town; he also has a
jean then have some buckwheat cakes
j Mr. David Stanley has been ship
ping squash to the northern markets
nearly every day this week.
Berlin, May 5. Miss Rowena
Hammonds, of Blitchton, is spending
a while with her cousins, the Misses
This vicinity will be well repre represented
sented represented at the Confederate veterans
reunion at Jacksonville this week.
Miss Floy McCully returned home
last Friday, after a two weeks visit
with her sister, Mrs. IX. A. Noble.
Miss Louisa Crumpton is spending
a few days at Blitchton, the guest of
Miss Oda Blitch.
Miss Sarah Ferguson is the guest
of her grandmother, Mrs. J. S.
Weathers, at Cotton Plant.
The Fellowship school closed last
Friday with appropriate exercises.
There were six graduates, "and the
addresses were on the following sub-
jjects: iPaul Rawl Dhysical geo-
ranhv: r.ovl Rop hnitanv v
Seckinger, zoology; Nina Seckinger,
Latin; Claud McCully, rhetoric;
Mattie Mills, history.
These young people acquitted
wiemseives wen, ana were the re-
,cipients Qf many compliments. Mr
George ,W. Scofield delivered the
graduating address and Prof. J. H.
Brinson very appropriately delivered
the dipliomas.. Miss Agnes Ellen
Harris, of Tallahassee, was then in
troduced. She made a very flattering
address on home economics and do
mestic science, which was well re
ceived and highly appreciated. The
noon hour having arrived there was
a regular picnic dinner like good
ladies of Fellowship and Blitchton
know so well how to prepare The
afternoon was given over to the can
didates, who in short speeches all
the office to which they aspired
After the candidates were thru
speaking, Miss Harris was called up upon
on upon to make another speech as her
address in the forenoon had been so
interesting and instructive. Mrs. J
R. Moorhead was then introduced
and she made a very interesting
speech on Girls' Canning and Poul Poultry
try Poultry club work, and thus ended the
program for the day.
There were at least three hundred
people present and we believe one
The patrons of the school, with
the board of public instruction, held
a meeting in- the afternoon and dis
cussed the advisability of building a
new school house, which- met the
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ready to set out, the following
plants: 500 colius, 1500 salvia,. 200
geranium, at 50 cents a dozen or $4
per 100 plants; 500 aster plants at
25 cents a dozen or $2 per hundred.
John Heintz, the Florist, Ocala,
Lemons, 20 cents per dozen
the Carn-Thomas Co. 5-2
Irrigates the Biocd
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To get rid of rheninatism requires that
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know. It Las found Its wav into everr
section of the nation. It is tlie most widely
used and most widely talked-of remedy
there is for all blood troubles. An 1 it is
a known fact that rheumatism is primarily
a blood trouble.
It is conceded by the closest students cf
the subject that rheumatism Is caused in
most cases by an acid condition of the blood
and assravated by the remedies commonly
used for relief. In other cases rheumatism
Is the result cf nerve depresslcn ; In still
others it is uhe eect of some vitiated
blood condition, having been treated with
mercury, icdldcs. arstnic, and other poison poisonous
ous poisonous mineral drus.
The recoveries of all these types of
rheumatism by the r.se of S. S. S. fa i
wonderful tribute to the natural efficacy of
this remarkable medicine, for it is assimi assimilated
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and just as well ordained as the most
acceptable, most palatable and most readily
digested food. Do not fall to get a bottle
of S. y. S. today, but insist unon S. S. S.
Don't accept a substitute. You will be
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tism rheumatism is of such a nature tbat you would
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tly, confidently, write to the Medical Dept.. The Swift
teciec Co., 536 Swift Bldg., Atlanta. Ga.
George W. Scofield
I am a candidate for re-election to
the office of state attorney for the
fifth judicial circuit, and solicit
vour vote at the June primary.
orge W. Scofield.
J. C. B. Koonce
I hereby announce my candidacy
for nomination in the June primary
for the office of state attorney for
the fifth judicial circuit of Florida.
J. C. B. Koonce.
I hereby announce myself a candi candidate
date candidate for the office of state senator,
twentieth senatorial district of Flor Florida,
ida, Florida, comprising the counties of Mar Marion
ion Marion and Sumter, subject to the action
of the democratic primary to be held
June 2nd, 1914. Glenn Terrell.
Adv. Webster, Fla.
D. H. Baker
I am a candidate for the office of
state senator, twentieth senatorial
district of Florida, comprising the
counties of Marion and Sumter, sub subject
ject subject to the action of the democratic
primary to be held June 2nd, 1911.
The voters can best judge by my
past record how I can serve them in
future. D. H. Baker.
Orange Home, Fla.
W. J. Crosby
To the Democratic Voters of Mar Marion
ion Marion County: I am a candidate for
member of the House of Representa Representatives,
tives, Representatives, from our county, in the next
legislature, and subject to your de decision
cision decision at the polls in the democratic
primary June 2nd, 1914.
Citra, Fla. V. J. Crosby.
W. T. Henderson
I am a candidate for the office of
representative from Marion county,
subject to the will of the democratic
voters. If elected, I will serve the
people to the best of my ability.
Lynne, ; Fla., April 15.
SUPERVISOR OF REGISTRATION
I am a candidate for supervisor of
registration and will appreciate the
vote of every white democrat in
Marion count. D. M. Barco.
W. W. Stripling
Believing that Dublic office be-!
longs to all the people without re regard
gard regard to cl.iss or faction, and that
rotation In office 13 one of the cardi cardinal
nal cardinal doctrines of democracy, I an announce
nounce announce myself a candidate for the
office of tax collector of Marion
county, subject to the will of the
voters of the primary election to be
held on June 2, 1914.
- If elected I promise to give unre:
mitting attention to the duties of the
office, with a constant determination
at all times to be in communication
with those who here business with
the office. W. W. Stripling.
W. L. Colbert
To the Democratic Voters of Mar Marion
ion Marion County: I hereby announce my myself
self myself a candidate for re-nomination
for the office of tax collector of Mar Mar-Ion
Ion Mar-Ion County.
I thank the voters of Marion coun county
ty county for their hearty support in the
past, and say, won't you vote for me
again? I will do the best I can to
serve you courteously and efficiently
if re-elected. Yours very truly.
3-20-tf way W. L. Colbert.
FOR TAX ASSESSOR
James R. Moorhead
To Marion County Voters:
I am a candidate for assessor and
respectfully ask your support in the
coming primary. Sincerely yours,
James R. Moorhead.
Ocala. Fla., March 25, 1914.
I am a candidate for re-election.
You never voted for a man in your
life who appreciated the favor more
highly or tried harder to deserve it
than L Alfred Ayer.
Jno. M. Graham
I hereby announce my candidacy
for re-election for the office of coun county
ty county treasurer of Marion county.
Thanking you for your support in
the past I promise if elected to give
earnest and faithful services to the
iuties of the office and in the future
as well as the past endeavor to save
to the taxpayers all the interest pos possible
sible possible on the outstanding Indebted Indebtedness.
ness. Indebtedness. John M. Graham.
COMMISSIONER FIRST DISTRICT
To the Democratic Voters of Mar Marion
ion Marion County: I desire to announce
my candidacy for re-election to the
position of county commissioner for
the first district of this county, sub subject
ject subject to the action of the primary. My
past record in this office is before
you and I trust it is such as meets
C. (Ed.) Carmichael.
Ocala, Fla., March 21, 1914. dly
Y D. Cam
To the Voters of Marion County:
I am a candidate for county commis
sioner from the first commissioner's
district and will greatly appreciate
your support in the June primary
Respectfully, .W. D. Carn.
C03IMISSIOXER SECOND DISTRICT
. J. F. Parker
To the Democratic Voters:
I hereby announce my candidacy
for commissioner from the Second
district, subject to the June demo
cratic primary. If elected, I promise
to discharge the duties of the office
to the very best interests of the en
tire county, regardless of section,
with an eye single to economy in all
things. Thanking you in advance
for your favorable consideration of
my candidacy, I am. Yours truly,
J. F. Parker.
Leroy, Fla., March 27, 1914.
J. W. Coulter
This is to notify the democratic
voters of Marion county that I am a
candidate for county commissioner
from the second district, and will ap
preciate their votes in the June pri
mary. Yours very truly,
J. W. Coulter.
I). G. Watkins
I am a candidate for re-election to
the office of county commissioner of
district Xo. 2, Marion county. I
went into office without any strings
or shackles on me, and have served
the people according to my own way
of thinking. If I should be elected
again to thi3 office, I shall serve the
people as a whole without fear or fa favor,
vor, favor, and will not be governed or
controlled by any one, ring or fac faction.
tion. faction. Soliciting your appreciated
vote, I am. Yours very truly,
D. G. Watkins.
COMMISSIONER THIRD DISTRICT
Jos. W. Davis
I am a candidate for the office of
i county commissioner from district
Ocala Iron Works
We have put in a line of light
Hardware and for the month of
April we will give away abso absolutely
lutely absolutely FREE rwenty-fiTe Cents
worth of Stock or Poultry Rem Remedies
edies Remedies for every Dollar's worth of
X Hardware bought from us. Give
us a trial.
THE THREAD OF OUR STOUT
U all upon the fashioning of Stylish
Clothes, the cutting, fitting and fin fin-thing
thing fin-thing of nigh-class garments that
the most particular dresser will he
glad to wear. You do the selecting
of the fabrics and we have varied
stock enough to suit all tastes and
we take your measure. The result
Is a perfect fitting Suit, satisfaction
to yourself and envy of your friends.
IMd & Company
ffldver & RJacKay
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O. E. McIYER and C. V. ROBERTS
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JOHN L. DAVIS,
If you want to bay or sell
New and Second Hand
Farm Tools, Harness Etc
Easy Payments if Desired.
A. M. B0BBITT,
310 S. Main St. Ocala Fla.
Xo. 3, to succeed myself, and will ap appreciate
preciate appreciate the votes of my friends
throughout the county.
Jos. W. Davis.
8. R. Pylen
I hereby announce my candidacy
for county commissioner from the
3rd district, Marion county, subject
to the approaching primary June
next. If nominated I will try to
serve the people and their Interests
to the best of mp ability the same as
before. S. R. Pyles.
COMMISSIONER FIFTH DISTRICT
I hereby announce my candidacy
for re-election for county commis commissioner
sioner commissioner for the fifth district of Marion
county, subject to action of the June
W. Luff man.
Sparr. Fla.. Aprtl 7, 1914.
Remington typewriter, in perfect
I condition; a bargain. Star office.
THE OCAIA EVENING STAR, WEDNESDAY, MAY 1014
I fl I l
T7E HAVE just purchased the entire stock of Furniture of the McLaughlin & Tolar store at
VV approximately fifty cents on the dollar, and we are going to offer same to the public at
prices below what these goods could be bought at wholesale today. This stock of High Grade
Furniture is too well known to the people of this part of the state to need any boosting at our
hands. The Whole Stock Must Be Sold as we do not intend to move a single piece of it to our
other stores, which are already overcrowded.
at 9 A. M., and continues for 12 days, emidimg May 23rd
Monday,. May 1 Itk
This stock includes everything handled in a well kept Furniture store, hence to give a list of the bargains that await you would be impossible in
this small space. However, just glance at the few mentioned below. Everything in the store MUST GO, so there are hundreds of good values.
Don't Fail To Furnish Your Home Now, You Will Never Again Be Able To Do
So At So Small An Outlay Of Cash.
Japanese Matting Art Squares.
Size 9x12 feet
This is the regular $4.00 value.
In this sale only.
Ladies' Mahogany Writing Desks.
Worth $11.00, in this sale only $6.50.
Fumed and Mission Desks, worth $14.50, now
Khorassan Art Squares.
Size 9x12 feet; regular $30.00 value, 1Q Cfl
in this sale only P O.OU
Usual $1.50 sellers. In this sale
Maple Porch Chairs.
Double Rattan Seats and Backs, regular fcO C A
$5.00 values, in this sale only jJAuJJ
2 inch posts, seven -inch fillers, worth $14.00, in
this sale only $8.50.
SPECIAL: $28.00 Brass Bed only.... $14.50.
New Home Sewing Machines.
Fully Guaranteed. Agents Price tOQ Cf
$65.00, in this sale only tpiU.U V
T 1 n You Know What
DUCK KangeS. They Are.
$65.00 Range now $40.00
$40.00 Range now $28.00
$10.00 Stoves now ---$ 5.00
ALL OAK DRESSERS.
Fitted up with French Bevel Mirrors, real $14.00
in this sale only
This is the Hammock time. We have all kinds to
offer at half price. J OC
Upwards from p.AiiJ
All kinds and prices. One of the
specials is a $11.00 one for.
Genuine Oak Chairs, Full Size, in this
sale only 75c
Some of this stock has not been out of the f actory 30 days and is therefore of the very latest designs. The fitting up
of your home at this sale means the saving of many dollars, and in order to convince yourself of the truth of our
statement, drop in and look over as fine a stock of FURNITURE as you ever saw.
The Entire Stock Must Go In This Sale. We Will Have To Lose
A Lot of Money, But The Goods Must Leave Here.
(McLaughlin & Tolar's Old Stand,
North Magnolia Street)
OCALA OCCURRENCES i
Masons meet tomorrow evening.
Moose meet tomorrow night.
Circuit court convenes Monday.
Woodmen meet Friday evening.
Easter lilies for sale; phone No.
Fresh bread, cakes and pies every
day; delivered to any part of the
city. Heintz' Bakery. 12-31-tf
Mr. F. R. Rutland wa3 a business
visitor from fBushnell today.
Mr. J. W. Johnson, of Sparr, is in
Mr. J. G. Lege, of Woodmar, was
In town today.
Mr. Coggins, of 'Weirsd ale, one of
the extensive orange growers of the
Lake Weir section, was in town yes yesterday
terday yesterday afternoon.
Mr. Walker, after a visit to his
daughter, Mrs. Lewis Wilson, left to today
day today for his home in Barnwell, S.C.
Representative Light was "circu "circulating"
lating" "circulating" among the voters of the
Ocala district today.
Air. a. D. Haynes, or Detroit, a
brother of Mrs. Fordyce Rogers, is
a patient at the hospital, and is do
ing very well.
At the meeting of the K. of P.
Monday night, Rev. J. M. Cross was
initiated into the page's rank, and
Messrs. K. C. Jackson and S. B.
Hawk finished their lessons and were
admitted to full knighthood.
After a few hours' stay in Ocala,
Mr. John Juhan of Crystal River,
left last night for Jacksonville to at attend
tend attend the reunion.
Mr. E. M. Williams returned to today
day today from a business trip to Fort My Myers.
ers. Myers. Mrs. Brown of Crooked Lake, a
sister of Mrs. MaoLucas, was recently
. admitted to the hospital.
Mr. H. G. Tinker, owner of the
Millwood farm near Reddick, is
among the prominent citizens in the
Messrs. John Bailey, C. L. Ander Anderson
son Anderson and J. E. Howell have gone to
Jacksonville to atteend the reunion.
, A letter received this morning
.f YV 11. 1 X A-
New York from Richmond, and had
the honor of being Ihe only man to
wear a straw hat in the metropolis.
The counryjdge-1ias issued a
marriage license t6 Mr. Chas. F.
Butts and 4tfffS""TJarlie Carpenter of
Mr. Frank Mathews informs us
that there will be a most? pleasant
program for visitors to the pavilion
et Silver Springs next Sunday after afternoon.
noon. afternoon. Beginning at 1:30, music will
be rendered all thru the afternoon
by a band of twelve pieces, and it is
hoped that a large number of people
will be present to enjoy the per performance.
formance. performance. Mr. John II. Mathews, the Candler
farmer, is a business visitor in town
Mr. O. B. Hovrse has gone to Kis-
' -a i
simmee to spena several weess at-
tending to business.
CAKES AND SUGAR AVAFERS
S. S. Sandwich
Whole Wheat Wafers
0. K, Teapot Grocery
PHONES 16 and 174
DAILY WEATHER REPORT
The following weather report is
furnished the Star every afternoon
by Mr. F. G. E. Weihe, local report reporter
er reporter for the weather bureau operated
by the United States department of
agriculture, showing maximum and
minimum temperature and rainfall
during the twenty-four hours end ending
ing ending at 3 p. m.:
March average. .74
April average.. SI
May 1 .
May 5 .
Forecast for Tonight and Tomorrow
Generally fair tonight and Thurs Thursday.
day. Thursday. FUNERAL SERVICES
..,OF ELMER SMALL
. ir -x
i The funeral services of Mr. (Elmer
Small took plaect at the Baptist
church this nforniag. The friends of
this excellent young man, deeply
saddened at his too early death,
gathered in large number to do
jiqnor to his memory.
the arrival of Mr. Small's sister, Mrs.
Roberts from Alabama, in time for
the funeral impossible, the inter interment
ment interment has been delayed until tomor tomorrow
row tomorrow morning, at which time a short
service will be held at the grave.
Undertakers Smith are in charge.
ASS.VUL.TED BY A
This morning at 7:15 o'clock,
when Mrs. fW. P. Chalker, wife of
the jailor, entered the kitchen at the
county jail, Mary ell,' a half crazy
negro woman, who was working in
the kitchen, made a violent attack
on her. Mrs. Chalker was severely
injured before assistance came and
might have been killed but for the
two other negro women prisoners
who were in the kitchen, who caught
hold of the Bell woman and prevent prevented
ed prevented her from further injuring Mrs.
Before attacking Mrs. Chalker,
Mary Bell piled the clothes of the
jailor's family, which it was her task
to wash, on the floor, poured oil on
them, and set them on fire. They
were entirely consumed.
.uary ueu nas recently served a
jail sentence and was again in jail
charged with setting fire to a house.
She acted so strangely on previous
occasions that a lunacy commission
"sat on her" but pronounced her
sane but vicious.
Car of furniture for
W nvwwv va a -sr a -w r vti
The Theus-Zachry Company to today
day today received the first carload of fur-
aiture ordered for the refurnishing
of the Ocala House, and are storing
same until painters and plasterers
are thru with their work, which It is
thought will be within the next ten
The balance of the furniture, car
pets, etc., will be here by the time
the house is in readiness for placing
The refurnishing of this house is
quite a nice contract and the Theus-
Zachery Company is to be congratu congratulated
lated congratulated upon securing it over the bids
ot several other large houses.
CONDITION'S ARE FINE
IN SUMTER COUNTY
Mr. Z. C. Chambliss paid a visit to
Webster yesterday, and reports that
the crop conditions in that section
are unusually fine. He said the
(Webster section was shipping some
fine cucumbers and the cantaloupe
crop is looking well, but the farm farmers
ers farmers are beginning to need rain quite
badly. General conditions there are
better than usual among the truck
'" The county judge has issued a
marriase license to Irrin S. Billups
and Miss Gertrud-Hf rzog of Suni-
Mr. Robert Allen Buxford, Jr., for
a number of years ensign ofrthe U.
S. S.'New Jersey, but now a resident
of Boston, has offered his assistance
in case of war with ,iexico.
Mr. AV7TE. Bryant, the Gainesville
commission man, for several years
a resident of Ocala, is here on bus business.
iness. business. He has just returned over overland
land overland in his auto, and is accompanied
bv Mr. C. I. Baird, president of the
Standard Fertilizer Company, Gain Gainesville.
esville. Gainesville. Mr. Bryant will make Ocala
his headquarters during the vegeta vegetable
ble vegetable shipping season.
SIX THOUSAND PEOPLE
JI THE CITY
(Continued from Page Five)
Bond interest 664.01
Electric Light fund 192.08
Water Works fund 26.2o
Water Works bond fund.. 387.39
Outstanding scrip. May 1, 1914:
General fund 78.97
E. L. fund 164.54
W. W. fund 199.83
Total $ 443.34
H. C. Sistrunk, City Clerk.
Mr. Roess of the judiciary com committee
mittee committee reported that his committee
recommended the rejection of the
proposed A. C. ordinance read at
last meeting of the council, on ac account
count account of the blue prints filed not be being
ing being attached to and forming a part
of the ordinance; that hs commit committee
tee committee was preparing a substitute ordi ordinance.
nance. ordinance. Further time was asked on the
East Florida Telephone ordinance.
Mr. Bennett of the fire committee
stated that the firemen had expended
f $22.10 of their private funds in im
proving and beautifying the corner
lot at the fire station and city hall,
and asked the council to reimburse
them. Same was ordered done.
Mr. Tolar of the market commit committee
tee committee reported a bad leak in the roof
of the market, which was ordered
Mr. Knight of the street commit
tee reported that the committee ask
ed for further time in the matter of
the sidewalk at the new building be being
ing being erected by the Metropolitan
Realty & Investment Co.
Election of Officers
Mr. H. S. Chambers, chief of the
fire department, having no opposi opposition,
tion, opposition, was elected by acclamation.
Mr. V. W. Clyatt, tax collector and
treasurer, was re-elected without op opposition.
position. opposition. Mr. H. C. Sistrunk, city
clerk, blushingly admitted that no
one had sought to take his job, and
he was re-elected by acclamation.
Mr. A. J. Brigance, city marshal,
was kept on the rack for a long time.
Former Marshal R. L. Carter sought
to take his job away from him, and
upon balloting for. the two candi candidates,
dates, candidates, the vote stood a tie, four to
four. Five ballots were taken with
the same result. A recess of five
minutes was taken and five more bal ballots
lots ballots were taken with the same result.
After another recess ten straight bal ballots
lots ballots were taken with the same result
and President Hunter announced
that the election would be postponed
till next regular meeting.
There were eight applications for
the office of policeman, namely: J. F.
Hall, R. E. Koonce, iW. F. Adams, H.
H. Whetstone, R. E. Brigance, R. S.
Osteen, J. iW. 'Fomby and J. T. Filtz.
Messrs. Koonce, Hall and Adams
Mr. Fred R. Hocker was nominat nominated
ed nominated for city attorney by Mr. Robin Robinson.
son. Robinson. No other applications being be before
fore before the council, Mr. Hocker was
elected by acclamation.
The report of the finance commit committee
tee committee was read, which report appears
Great Increase in Property Yaluation
With the increased valuations,
(actual), the new property oa the
books and the recent plan of the
council to raise the valuation and re reduce
duce reduce the millage, it developed tha
the property values of the city, real
and personal, is $4,300,000 this
year as against $1,900,000 last year.
Last year by taxation $25,000 was
raised and this year the council pro proposes
poses proposes to raise $33,000.
Auditor's Reiort Will be Published
Some discussion ensued on -the
matter of publishing the report ot
the audit company. Mr. Robinson
of the finance committee, thought he
could get together with the Star an 1
Banner on a plan to have same pub published,
lished, published, as there seemed to be a gen general
eral general desire to have it done, but the
considerable cost of the publication
had deterred the committee from
recommending it so far.
Have to Have More Sloney
- President Hunter gave a little talk
on city finances and the need of
some hard thinking and speedy ac action
tion action along certain lines else there
were not going to be funds to carry
along the work of the city. He said
the water works and electric light
plant could not carry their load,
make extensions and provide for in interest
terest interest and sinking funds at the pres present
ent present pr.ices of current and water, as
fixed by the retiring council. He
said these deficits existed, were get getting
ting getting more pronounced and some something
thing something had to be done soon.
i Council adjourned at n o ciock.
Should lead you to deposit your money in the bank instead of keeping it where
it is exposed to all kinds of risks. Remember us when you have money, and
we will remember you when you need money.
The Ocala National :Bank.
Capital, Surplus and Profits CC5.CC0.C0.
ACTIVE TJ. S. DEPOSITARY.
JNO. L. EDWARDS,- President. CLARENCE CAMP, VrcE-PRESibENT.
H. D. STOKES, Cashier.
NAMES AI1D NUMBERS
Of Institutions, Finns, People and
Phones Most Often Called in
The following condensed tele telephone
phone telephone directory is published for the
benefit of the Star's readers. No
charge is made for any of the entries
in it. It covers the city depart departments,
ments, departments, the railroads and telegraph
offices, the offices and residences of
all the doctors In the city, the hos hospital
pital hospital and trained nurses in fact, all
the points likely to be most needed.
A directory is attached to each
phone, but people often have occas occasion
ion occasion to learn a telephone number
when they are at a distance from
both the phone and the book, and It
is principally for the convenience of
these that the directory is published.
A. C. L. passenger station ....
A. C. L. freight office
Brigance, City Marshal..
Board of Trade
Brinson, school superintendent
City Hall v
Dr. Dozier, residence
Dr. E. Van Hood
Dr. E. Van Hood, residence..
Dr. Counts 427
Dr. Counts, residence
Dr. J. W. Hood
Dr. J. W. Hood, residence....
Dr. Izlar, residence!
Dr. Lane, residence
Dr. Lindner (
Dr. McClane, residence..'
Dr. Newsom, residence
-Dr. Peek, residence
Dr. Smith, residence
Dr. Von Engelken
Dr. Von Engelken, residence..
Dr. Watt, residence
Dr. Walters, residence
Dr. Wilson, colored
Dr. Hughes, colored
Electric Light Plant
Galloway, sheriff, residence. .
Harrington Hall Hotel
Marion County Fair Grounds.
Marion County Board of Trade
MARION COUNTY HOSPITAL
Miss Gerard, trained nurse. .
Miss Harwell, trained nurse. .
Miss Washburn, trained nurse
Munroe &. Chambliss Bank. .
OCALA EVENING STAR
Ocala Gas Co., office
Ocala Gas Co., plant
Ocala National Bank
Ocala Northern Railway
Ocala Southwestern Railway.
Ocala City office
Ocala Telephone Company. .
Postal Telegraph office
Seaboard Air Line City Ticket
Seaboard Airline freight office
Western Union Telegraph office
1 S ;
Tuluia Lodge No. 22, Independent
Order of Odd Fellows, meets every
Tuesday evening t I 7:30 o'clock ( In
Yonge's Hall, Fort King avenue. VU
itors in the city invited to be with as
H. D. Stokes, N. G.
KNIGHTS OF PYTHIAS
Ocala Loage No. 19. Conventions
EL JJo MdMls9
Phone 35G CCALA, FLORIDA
Woodmar SamM Stome tepaiay
PLANT AT NORTH MAIN ST.
Crushed Stone Lalie Weir and Common
Sand, Atlas. Brand Cement
in all shapes and for all purposes. Sidewalk, street building or
fence cement or concrete construction done under- contract. Any
size Job large or small anywhere in Central Florida. We positive positive-guarantee
guarantee positive-guarantee guarantee every piece of work we do. Call, phone or
write for estimates. No job is too large for us to do none is too
A. T. Thomas, Pres.
Choice Fresh Meats,
Salt Water and Lalie F2ob, received each day.
Prompt delivery. Only First-class products handled.
Our market is lined inside .with white enameled metal,
is thoroughly screened from flies, and is the only sanitary
market in town. Ice boxes for fish and refrigerators for
meat, always clean and thoroughly iced.
South 2d St., Opposite rear ot City Market.
$2.30 Jacksonville and Return
Tickets on sale May 3d to 7th
sjon 0f limit to June 4th by deposit.
Proportionate low rates from
SIDE TRIP RATES
For rates and information call on any A. C. L. Ticket Agent.
31. R. WILLIAMS, Ticket Agent, Ocala...
Y. R. BEASLEY, J. G. KIKKLAXD,
Traveling Passenger Agent. .... Division Passenger Agent
PAY POLL TAXES FOR PRIMARY
Don't forget to pay your poll tax-
ies, if not already paid, for 1912 and
1913, on or before May 9th, which Is
the second Saturday in May, if you
wish to vote in the June primary.
This is very important, so do not put
it off. Come in person to then tax
collector's office or send it by mail.
Do not send or come in person to
pay another's poll. This is forbid forbidden
den forbidden by law and will be strictly ad adhered
hered adhered to. I certainly hope no one
will overlook this important matter.
Yours very truly,
W. L- Conert, Tax Collector
I have on hand at all times
at the barns and lot on West
Exposition St, (Broadway) a
big drove of first class horses
and mules for you to make
your selections from. Every
bead of this stock has been
selected by me personally in
the markets. I will guarantee
to give you as good stock at
as low price as can be bad In
the state. Every animal is
warranted to be as repre represented.
sented. represented. small to have our best attention.
PHONE 331. OcoIo,FIa
C V. Reunion,
inclusive. Limit May 15th. Exten-
LOOK To close an estate I am
going to sell a beautiful ten-acre or orange
ange orange grove and splendid home for
the value of the first three crop of
fruit. 8. S. Savage, Jr Ocala, Flor Florida.
ida. Florida. 4-23-1 2t
XOTICE OF BANKRUPT SALE
Notice Is hereby given that on the
th day f May, 1S14,
at 10 o'clock a. m.. I will sell at pub public
lic public auction at the store known as THE
ANDERSON PHARMACY. 105 S. Mala
street. Ocala. Florida, the stock and
fixtures of the said business, said sale
to be for cash, the undersigned re reserving
serving reserving the right to reject any or all
bids for good cause. A schedule of the
property may be seen by application to
the undersigned or to-G. & McClure.
referee in bankruptcy.
5-l-t-fri E. W. MOODY, Trustee.