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J. J. Guthrie of Kendrick Decoyed to a
Lonely Spot and Shot Down
J. J. Guthrie, leading merchant at
Kendrick, six miles northwest of
Ocala, on the Atlantic Coast Line, was
murdered Saturday night while on his
way home from his store. His body
was robbed and thrown into the
bushes by the railroad track, where it
was found at nine o'clock Sunday
Immediately after the news of his
- death and all the particulars available
'at first had been telephoned to Ocala,
Sheriff Galloway arrested Clarence
Langford, against.whom was at once
found incriminating evidence, which
rapidly increased as the day pro pro-'
' pro-' gressed.
About noon, Earl McRae was ar arrested
rested arrested on suspicion of having at least
a knowledge of the murder.
Mr. Guthrie, who is proprietor of a
general store at Kendrick lives sever several
al several hundred yards from his place of
business. For years it has been his
custom to put the money from his
day's sales in his pocket, take his
books under his arm, shut the store
and go to his home. Five nights in
the week this trip was made before
supper, by daylight in summer and
v soon after dark in winter. Saturday
nights, of course, he was much later,
from ten to twelve o'clock, according
to how long his customers kept com coming
ing coming in. This custom of Mr. Guthrie's
was, of course, well known to his
neighbors. It was also understood
that on these after-dark trips he car carried
ried carried a pistol.
HAD NO CHANCE
The man who shot him Saturday
night gave him no chance to use his
pistol. He was killed with three loads
of buckshot; two in the middle of
his body, the other in his throat. The
idea prevails that he was first shot
from behind, bringing him down, and
then, to make sure, the assassin sent
another load of the heavy shot into his
throat as he lay on the ground. His
pistol, loaded, was found in his
OFF HIS ROUTE
Mr. Guthrie's body was found by
the railroad track some distance from
the line of march he usually took go-
irg home. He had evidently been on J
the railroad, as blood was found on
some rails which lay between the rail railroad
road railroad and the place where his body
HOW THE BLOODY DEED WAS
The theory is that Langford de decoyed
coyed decoyed Mr. Guthrie to the place where
he was killed, putting up some plaus plausible
ible plausible story for going down the railroad
track instead of the usual road. Mr.
Guthrie was well known to be a kind kind-hearted
hearted kind-hearted man and ready to help any
one. It is believed that after reaching
the place where the murder was com committed,
mitted, committed, they had a short talk, and
then Mr. Guthrie started for home.
Then the first shot was fired, and the
wounded man must have kept his foot footing
ing footing for. a few seconds, for the stains
showed where blood ran down his
leg. Then one or two more shots
were fired, all at close range. The
wound in his neck tore a terrible hole,
blowing the skin and flesh in. Some
of the shot went clear thru, and wad wadding
ding wadding was t driven into the gash in
front. Dr. Harry Walters, who ex examined
amined examined the body, says he thinks three
shots were fired, two into the lower
part of the body, but so close to together
gether together that it was impossible to tell
any difference in the entry of the shot.
Dr. Walters found one leaden pellet
so far to one side that he thinks it
could not have been there unless two
shots were fired at the one point.
Clarence Langford, arrested on
suspicion of the murder, is a young
man whosejiome is near Kendrick but
who passes much of his time in Ocala.
He was at Guthrie's store a short time
bffore it was closed Saturday. He
bought some cheese and crackers, and
was heard to tell Mr. Guthrie to
charge them, he had no money. Sun Sunday
day Sunday morning, about two o'clock, he
phoned to Horace Hinton to go to
Temple's restaurant to take him up
town. On the way, he gave Hinton a
roll of bills, about $70, to keep for
him, and those who know him declare
he never had so much money before
in his life. The corner of one of these
bills was torn off in a jagged and
unusual manner. One man told the
officers that he gave Mr. Guthrie that
It was also known that Langford
had a double-barreled shotgun Satur Saturday.
day. Saturday. Earl McRae is a young auto driver.
It is alleged that Saturday night Mc McRae
Rae McRae took Langford in his car to Ken Kendrick,
drick, Kendrick, and that he brought him in
a train about midnight. Some cheese
and crackers, presumably a part of
what Langford had charged at Guth Guthrie's
rie's Guthrie's store, were found in McRae's
A MYSTERIOUS BLAZE
Saturday night shortly before mid
night, Messrs. Bruce Meffert and Pat
Winfrey, who were up town, decided
to go down to Temple's restaurant for
a bit to eat before going home. They
went in Mr. Meffert's car, and after
eating their lunch went back to the
auto and sat and talked a few minutes
befor estarting back up town. While
they were there a car driven by Man Manning.
ning. Manning. Roberts drove up by them and
langford got out. He went across the
tracks to Taylor's mill. Just then Mr.
Winfrey asked Mr. Meffert what time
it was. Mr. Meffert looked at his
auto clock and saw it was five min minutes
utes minutes after--twelve. About that time,
looking -across the tracks toward the
mill, they saw a sudden flare-up of
light, so much that they wondered for
a minute if a fire was breaking out,
but it soon died down. The supposi supposition
tion supposition is. that Langford went over to
one of, the furnaces and put in some
papers', ampng them probably checks,
taken (from the body of Guthrie.
M aiming Roberts, in whose car Lang Langford
ford Langford came down to the depot, says
Langford had a big roll of money.
Earl McRae was with him at the
Horace Hinton says that he found
Earl McRae asleep in his car, out on
Magnolia street about 2:30 Sunday
morning. Earl seemed somewhat un
der the influence of liquor, but was I
sober enough to start his car and
follow Hinton up town.
A SPOILED APPETITE
Clarence Langford went into the
Harrington Cafe twice Sunday morn morning,
ing, morning, each time ordering ham and
eggs, and the waiter says was not
able to eat either time.
When Marshal Thomas went to ar arrest
rest arrest McRae, he commandeered Bruce
Meffert and his auto. After McRae
had been committed to jail, they
found in the car, where he had been
sitting, a pint bottle full of moon moonshine.
shine. moonshine. About one drink had been
taken from it.
A SIDE LINE
Minnie Ordish, well known in Ocala
for twenty years, lives in a small
house just outside the city on the
Gainesville road. In the front room
of the house she has a little shop,
where she sells cool drinks, tobacco,
etc. Minnie has been rather more
than suspected of keeping a house of
ill fame, and the grand jury at its
latest session recommended that the
place be broken up. Minnie, however,
has ''tried to be, if not law-abiding, as
law-abiding as she could be, and
direct proof against her has been dif difficult
ficult difficult to find. But Sunday morning a
girl at her place was attacked and
beaten up. The girl says Albert Ber Berry
ry Berry was her assailant that he went
into her room while she was asleep
and began beating her. She has been
severely beaten, for a fact shows the
marks of it. In the disturbance re resulting
sulting resulting from this, the officers found
that a double-barreled shotgun had
been left at Minnie's house all day
oriuraay, ana tnat tne gun probably
belonged to Langford, who took it
away late that day, first discharging
Berry was arrested for disorderly
conduct, but was later released on
bail. He has skipped the town.
Sheriff Galloway has asked that the
inquest be deferred till Friday, so that
he can collect, and sort out the evi
dence. Mr. Galloway, his deputies
and Marshal Thomas are working dil
OGALA, FLORIDA, MONDAY, JANUARY 26, 1920.
IS G0I1 TO DIE
OF OLD AGE
Fate of Wm. Hohenzollern Is Now in
the Hands of Legal Experts
Paris, Jan. 26. A reply to the re refusal
fusal refusal of Holland to comply with the
demands of the Allies for surrender
of William Hohenzollern was thefirst
subject discussed today at the initial
meeting of the council of amijassa amijassa-dors,
dors, amijassa-dors, created to carry on the unfinish unfinished
ed unfinished routine work of the supreme coun council,
cil, council, which disbanded last week. It
was decided that French legal experts
should go into all aspetcs of the case
and prepare a reply, which probably
will be submitted for approval of the
council next week. The discussion did
not disclose the trend of opinion
among the members.
The governing body of the interna international
tional international labor organization held its first
meeting today in conformity with the
decision of the labor conference in
Washington in November.
A WORTHY WORK
Poincare Will Devote Himself to Re Reconstruction
construction Reconstruction of Shattered
Paris, Jan. 26. Raymond Poincare,
who will retire from the presidency
Feb. 17th, desires to devote himself
entirely to the reconstruction of the
Department of the Meuse, which was
part of the battle zone, and for this
reason will not accept any position in
the government for three years, ac according
cording according to the Eclaire.
- DIED IN THE DARK
Doubt as the Number of Lives Lost in
the Hotel Hofman Fire
Detroit, Jan. 26. The body of an
unidentified man was recovered this
morning from the ruins of the Hof Hofman
man Hofman hotel, which was destroyed by
fire after midnight. Officials express express-e
e express-e dthe opinion that several others
might have been unable to escape as
all the lights in the hotel were ex extinguished
tinguished extinguished almost as soon as the fire
UKRAINE'S SICK IN
DIRE NEED OF MEDICINE
Basle, Jan. 26. Ukrainian Minister
of Labor Bezpalko has telegraphed
the supreme council in Paris asking
that the blockade be lifted so far as
it relates o drugs and sanitary ma-
tcrila. He says this step is necessary
to enable Ukraine to fight the epi
demic of cholera and typhus.
SHOCKS FELT IN SEATTLE
Seattle, Jan. 26. Three distinct
earthquake shocks were felt here at
11:08 last night. The tremors ex
tended through Washington and Brit British
ish British Columbia.
igently on the case. While the evi evidence
dence evidence is forming in a -wall around
Langford, they have not made a
theory of his guilt and then tried to
substantiate it. If another man is
guilty, they will do their best to find
Clarence Langford is a young fel fellow
low fellow who has had a reputation of being
rather a ne'erdowell, but nobody has
sj far considered him capable of com committing
mitting committing murder. Earl McRae has been
driving cars for one person then an another
other another for the last three years. He is
a good-natured and accommodating
boy, rather too easily led, and it is the
impression of those who know him
that he has probably been used as a
A GOOD CITIZEN
Mr. Guthrie will be much mourned
in his home community, and his death
also causes much regret in Ocala and
other places where he is known. He
had been in Kendrick twenty years or
more and was esteemed as a helpful
and progressive man. He leaves a
widow and a daughter, Mrs. Lyles,
whose husband clerks in the store.
The remains of Mr. Guthrie were
token in charge by Mclver & Mac Mac-Kay
Kay Mac-Kay and prepared for burial. The
funeral services will take place to tomorrow
morrow tomorrow morning at 9 o'clock at the
K.ndrick church. After the ceremony,
tne remains will be taken to Rochelle
and laid to rest in the family burying
ground by the side of Mr. Guthrie's
mother and youngest daughter.
It Prevails in Some Localities in this
State and the People should
Guard Against It
Jacksonville, Jan. 26. Dr. Ralph N.
Greene, state health officer, announces
the presence of influenza in Florida.
The situation is not thus far regarded
as serious, but the disease is widely
prevalent throughout the state as in indicated
dicated indicated by telegraphic advices from
one hundred agentsof the State Board
of Health who have made personal
investigations. Dr. Greene issues the
Influenza is contracted according
to public health authorities from sec secretions
retions secretions given out from the nose and
mouth of infected persons. It seems
conclusive that influenza is taken in
through the mouth and nose of the
person who contracts the disease and
in no other way.
Avoid intimate personal contact
especially in crowded places. Do not
Fpit on streets on anywhere. If you
cough or sneeze use a handkerchief.
Avoid the use of common drinking
sups. The use of common drinking
cups is unlawful and every citizen
should feel it his duty to report to the
authorities any individual who vio violates
lates violates this law.
Train Travel J
People are entering Florida from
all 'over the United States. Citizens'
are urged to avoid train travel unless
absolutely necessary. If found neces necessary
sary necessary to attend those sick with influ
tnza or pneumonia wear a face mask
so constructed as to completely cover
the nose and mouth.
Do not become exhausted'. Seek
sunshine and fresh air. Avoid dry
sweeping in all public places.
Consult a Doctor
If you feel even slightly ill from
any cause consult a doctor now. Per Persons
sons Persons with- kidney disease and high
blood pressure are particularly prone
to serious results if they contract in influenza
fluenza influenza or pneumonia. The expectant
mother should be especially safe safeguarded
guarded safeguarded against influenza.
What to Do if Contracted
Absolute rest is essential. If sick
go to bed. Call a physician at once.
Do not take large doses of asparin,
phenacitin or other similar drugs un unless
less unless prescribed by a physician. Stay
in bed until the doctor advises getting
In order that the State Board of
Health may have an accurate index of
the occurrence of influenza through throughout
out throughout the state. Dr. Greene is urging all
physicians to report' promptly the
cases of which they have knowledge.
This, Dr. Greene points out, will make
it possible for the State Board of
Health to give the affected communi communities
ties communities assistance in controlling the dis disease
ease disease and 'Stamping it out.
Accurate reports will give the
State Board of Health an instrument
to gauge the intensity of influenza
and institute measures to combat it
before it assumes epidemic propor proportions,
tions, proportions, according to Dr. Greene. Such
reports will provide the State Board
of Health with the information neces necessary
sary necessary to obtain at an early date aid
from the United States government,
Dr. Greene states, adding that with without
out without this data as a matter of official
record government assistance will be
EQUAL SUFFRAGE UP
IN VIRGINIA ASSEMBLY
Richmond, Va., Jan. 26. Prominent
persons from all over the state, in including
cluding including leading suffragists, are here
today for the joint meeting of senate
and house committees of the general
assembly to discuss the federal equal
suffrage amendment. In the senate a
resolution to reject ratification is al already
ready already pending. The amendment has
been made the special and continuous
order for consideration in the house
Washington, Jan. 26. No change in
the reservation affectincr article ten
of the league of nations covenant or
the Monroe doctrine provision will be
acceptable to republicans, Senator
Lodge today informed Senator Hitch Hitchcock
cock Hitchcock and other members of an in informal
formal informal democratic committee which
had been conferring with Lodge's
committee in an effort to reach a com com-piomise
piomise com-piomise on the treaty.
A Long and Expensive Trial for Assas
sins of Ex-Service Men
Monte Sano, Wash.. Jan. 26. The
regular venire of eighty men and a
special venire of 300 men were sum summoned
moned summoned for the opening today of the
trial of eleven Industrials Workers of
the World, charged with murder in
connection with the shooting to death
of four former service men at Cen Cen-tralia
tralia Cen-tralia on Armistice Day. It is esti estimated
mated estimated that ten weeks will be 'neces 'necessary
sary 'necessary for the trial as about six hundred
witnesses are on the lists to testify.
Mr. C. S. Ucker Addressed Meeting in
Board of Trade Room this
At a meeting in the Marion County
Beard of Trade room this morning at
10 o'clock, provision was made for
this section of the state to play its
part in the organization of the new
Florida Development Board. A rep representative
resentative representative group of x business and
professional men were addressed by
Mr. C. S. Ucker of Baltimore, execu executive
tive executive vice president of the Southern
Settlement and Development organi organization.
zation. organization. Mr. Ucker outlined the work
of the proposed Florida Development
Board, stating that of an initial fund
of $25,000 this section of the state
was asked to raise $2000. It was the
sense of the meeting that the new
state-wide organization should be
backed and a committee of three was
appointed to raise the funds asked for
in this territory.
Mr. George W. Chase, who has been
representing- the Marion County
Board. of Trade on the organizing
committee of the Florida Develop
ment Board, had requested that some
one be put in his place on the com committee.
mittee. committee. Mr. Chase takes the position
that the representative on the com committee
mittee committee from this section of the state
should be a man wno has been a resi resident
dent resident for a longer period and who
knows conditions in this section bet better
ter better than he does. Mr. John L. Edwards
was named a committee of one to
select a committee of three who shall
choose a permanent member from
this section of the state on the or organizing
ganizing organizing committee of the Florida
Development Board. Mr. Edwards
named Mr. John H. Taylor, Dr. J. E.
Chace and Mr. J. M. Meffert. These
gentlemen will meet tonight at at 8
o'clock to make their selection.
Mr. Ucker, accompanied by Mr. A.
A. Auit, temporary secretary for the
Florida Development Board, arrived
in Ocala from Tampa, Sunday night.
The meeting in the Board of Trade
rcom this morning lasted about two
hours, following which Mr. Ucker and
Mr. Ault and Mr. Jesse N. Jones,
general industrial agent of the Sea Seaboard
board Seaboard Air IJjie railroad, who was also
present at this morning's meeting, ac accompanied
companied accompanied Mr. E. C. Beuchler to the
Anthony Farms near Anthony, where
the three former took the train this
afternoon for Jacksonville. Mr. Geo.
W. Chase acted as chairman of this
morning's meeting. Others present
were Messrs. John L. Edwards, R. S.
Rogers, George MacKay, J. M. Mef Meffert,
fert, Meffert, Max Israelson, Rush Todd, A. C.
Blowers, H. L. Borland, E. G. Peek,
H. A. Waterman, W. P. Preer, Frank
Ditto, Ocala, and E. C. Beuchler, An Anthony,
thony, Anthony, C. B. Lowell, Lowell, and Z. C.
Her long, Micanopy. Many others were
unable to attend. The meeting had
been called on short notice.
CARD OF THANKS
To all the kind friends who, during
Mr. Chambliss' illness and since his
death, have by prayer, thought and
deed shown their sympathy, I am
most deeply grateful.
Mrs. Z. C. Chambliss.
DUBLIN CHURCH DESTROYED
Dublin, Jan. 26. The Catholic
church at Rathmines a suburb of Dub Dublin,
lin, Dublin, was destroyed by fire during the
night. The cause of the fire is un unknown.
known. unknown. ERZBERGER HAD
A NARROW ESCAPE
Berlin, Jan. 26 Minister of Finance
Erzberger was wounded by a shot
firde at him today. Erzberger was
shot as he left the criminal court
building. Only one bullet struck him.
VOL 26, NO. 22
HIRAM JOHNSON'S VOICE
WILL BE HEARD
In Behalf of Missouri Candidate for'
Lower House of Congress
Cameron, Mo., Jan. 26. Senator
Hiram Johnson, of California, will de deliver
liver deliver the first official addresses to tomorrow
morrow tomorrow against the league of nations
that will mark the opening of the
campaign of John E. Frost, republi republican
can republican nominee, to succeed Joshua Alex Alexander
ander Alexander now secretary of commerce, as
representative in Congress from the
Third Missouri district.
DEMPSEY WILL, FIGHT
Dfscamps, Carpentiox's Manager is
y the Possessor of a Magic Eye
that Aids the Pugilist
New York, Jan. 21. Apparently
Jack Dempsey will have to fight two
men when he meets Georges Carpen Carpen-ties
ties Carpen-ties for the world heavyweight cham championship,
pionship, championship, if the deductions of a' Lon London
don London writer are correct. According to
this authority Descamps, maanger of
Carpentier, possesses some sort of a
mystic eye with whic hhe cast a spell
over Beckett in the recent battle in
London with the result that i the
French pugilist had an easy task in
knocking out the befuddled Britisher.
In the words- of the discoverer of
this alleged duel combination which
confronted poor Beckett during the
70 odd seconds he stood before Car Carpentier,
pentier, Carpentier, the strange influenme made
it3 effect felt as follows:
"There were two personalities fight fighting
ing fighting Joe Beckett from the moment he
entered the ring. Carpentier was, one.
The other was Descamps, his man manager.
ager. manager. Descamps is a very excitable
man. He is a bundle of nerves, a
typhically FVench, overflowing N per personality,
sonality, personality, whose individuality oozes
from every pore. He does not effer effervesce.
vesce. effervesce. He exudes.
"Descamps says that when Carpen Carpentier
tier Carpentier meets Jack Dempsey, Carpentier
will win in six rounds. Watch Des Descamps.
camps. Descamps. He is the man who is aiding
Carpentier with all mental force. His
mentality accompanies Carpentier into
the ring every fight. He is his un unseen,
seen, unseen, silent partner, and to him as
much as to Carpetier is Beckett in indebted
debted indebted for the blow on the jaw whicb
finished the fight and took the cham championship
pionship championship of Europe out of his reach.
"What was Descamps doing as
Beckett came into the ring? Those
who were near him tell me he was
watching Beckett intently. The fact
is, he began to fight Beckett as soon
as Beckett stepped into the ring.
Beckett was constantly glancing
around at Carpentier as he was get getting
ting getting his gloves adjusted. There you
have the personality of Descamps be beginning
ginning beginning to work; impinging itself on
Beckett's brain and beginning its task -of
confusing the English boxer's
thoughts. Possibly Descamps is not
quite conscious of his own power, but
it is there all the same. This projec projection
tion projection of pensonality is not hypnotism,
but it is to be seen operating every everywhere.
where. everywhere. "Descamps, they say, feels every
defeat of Carpentier as a defeat for
himself. If you took Descamps mind
to the analytical table, you would find
that he would make a first-class med medium.
ium. medium. He. is a psychic subject. His
personality stands beside Carpentier
in every match, for he has trained
Carpentier's mind as well as his body.
Carpentier acts as Descamps wills.
That is why Beckett made the mistake
at Holborn Stadium. Carpentier alone
he might have beaten. Carpentier
and Descamps were too much for
Spush other people
OFF TOE PLANET
Washington, Jan. 26. The Russian
soviet organizations have become
"strongs enough to fight the world,"
Ludwig Martens, soviet agent in the
United States, told the Senate investi investigating
gating investigating committee today. Because of
this, he said, the Soviets have ceased
to urge an international revolution to
J support them.
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Death has been hitting the shining
Little Corporal Bryan has come
back from Elba. Wait, see what hap happens
pens happens to him.
The coming session of the Florida
Automobile Association in Ocala is
receiving many boosts from the peo people
ple people of the state.
Orlando Reporter-St$r says only
paralyzed people keep off their feet
when the band plays the Star Star-Spangled
Spangled Star-Spangled Banner. We thought it was
something like that.
The killing of J. J. Guthrie was a
cowardly murder, prompted by ava avarice
rice avarice the basest of all human incen incentives.
tives. incentives. If this crime is proven on a
man and he is not hung, no decent
man's life will be safe in this county.
Catts refers to Catholics as the
pope's toe-kissers. If Catts lived in a
state where Catholics outnumbered
Protestants five or six to one, there
is no part of the pope he wouldn't kiss
in order, to obtain an office.
The candidacy of Editor Frank
Harris for the office of delegate from
Florida to the Democratic National
Convention at San Francisco is re receiving
ceiving receiving most favorable comment from
the state press. It is hardly necessary
to say that he will receive the almost
solid vote of his home county.
While we think Josefus Daniels is
a political secretary of the navy, we
hp.ve always admired him as an edi editor,
tor, editor, and we also admire the way in
which he tells Bryan where he gets
off. Josefus has been much more of
an asset to the democratic party than
, In one week, Billy Bryan declared
Governor Edwards wasn't in the dem democratic
ocratic democratic party, ordered Homer Cum Cum-mings
mings Cum-mings out of it and declared Hoover
shouldn't come in it. If the democrat democratic
ic democratic party is foolish enough to allow
Bryan to dictate to it, it will be beat beaten,
en, beaten, and, it will deserve to be beaten.
To hear the average man talk, you
would think he thought making and
selling illicit whisky was mostly a
joke. If he will consider the tragedies
it is causing, a reasonable man will
conclude that the people who buy and
drink it are fools, and those who make
and sell it are willing to be particeps
criminis in murder.
The Star is glad to hear from all
sides .praise of Senator Fletcher.
Among our personal acquaintances
are a number of men who would not
have supported him six months ago,
but are heartily for him now. In his
last campaign, the traveling meft, or
some of them, were against him. To Today,
day, Today, you will find it hard to find one
who isn't for him. The Star an announced
nounced announced six years ago that if the sen senator
ator senator made good during him second
term it would support him for the
third and. we think it gives evidence
that it believes he has made good.
Catts' circular (evidently written by
Catts) says: "These Catholic toe toe-kissers
kissers toe-kissers of the pope know very well
that if Catts goes to the Senate they
will hear his strong, fierce voice urg urging
ing urging that the United States shall not
be sold to the pope of Rome."
"Strong, fierce voice" is right.
That's about all there is to Catts. And
if the Catholic church is planning the
evil he says it is, it could have no
greater help than Catts' "strong,
fierce voice" roaring and. ramping on
the floor of the Senate. His "strong,
DUNCAN U. FLETCHER
Whom the Star Takes Pride in Supporting for Re-Election to the United
fierce voice" makes intelligent men
weary. There is as much reason in
the bellow of a bull.
CATTS IN GAINESVILLE
Catts' "strong, fierce voice'' was
heard in Gainesville the other night.
Of his speech, the Gainesville Sun
"The Gainesville Sun believes the
coming primary campaign in Florida
will be one of reason and not a repe
tition of the wild, unthinking' cam
paign of four years ago. That is why
we wrote an editorial on the morn morning,
ing, morning, before Gov. Catts spoke here on
Thursday night last, requesting the
people to turn out and hear him. We
suggested then, that as United States
senators are now elected by direct
vote of the people, instead of by leg legislatures,
islatures, legislatures, as formerly, it is important
that we see and hear our candidates.
We personally went to hear the gov governor
ernor governor and his speech was fairly re reported
ported reported in this paper the following
morning by our reporter. We had
supposed he would discuss national
and international affairs, because it
is with those things a United States
senator has to deal. He did not even
touch upon them. To the contrary, in
the language of our own reporter, he
held forth in a medley of metaphors
played on many strings to arouse the
enthusiasm of his hearers.
"He gave no views of his own about
matters with which a senator has to
deal. He gave no inkling of what
amount of senatorial timber he had in
his make-up. He spoke no word about
a remedy for the general state of un unrest
rest unrest prevailing in this government. He
devoted himself entirely to self-praise
and referred only to achievement in
his administration as governor. He
took credit for everything. He gave
the legislature no credit. He gave no
one any credit but himself. Ah, how
brilliantly and fervidly he sang his,
own praises. We heard him say he
had made "one mistake" just one,
and that was about some little ap appointment.
pointment. appointment. "He forgot to mention the fact that
the taxpayers of Florida are paying
higher taxes today than they have
since the days of reconstruction. He
forgot to mention that Florida has
more expensive boards and commis commissions
sions commissions and inspectors drawing salaries
or running about over the country at
tlw expense of the taxpayers, than
ever before in its history. He forgot
to mention the v many thousands of
dollars he has cost the state by re removing
moving removing officers who were afterward
reinstated by the state senate, leav leaving
ing leaving the taxpayers to pay both officers.
"The governor has a convenient
memory. About which more anon."
GERMANS WANT WHITE HOUSE
Propose to Spend 22,000,000 Marks for
an Official Residence for Presi President.
dent. President. Berlin, Germany. Plans are under
way to spend 22,000,000 marks for the
purchase and equipment of a residence
for future German presidents, some something
thing something on the line of the White House
In Washington or the Elysee In Par Par-Is,
Is, Par-Is, but necessarily less pretentious.
The pan-German papers are opposing
the idea and one of them remarks sar sarcastically
castically sarcastically that the plan does not en entirely
tirely entirely fit In with Erzberger's talk about
There are verv. vprv fpw
rasos nn rprnrH in vhiV
m glasses broken even by a
SE&nXf f V rc
v0 jured the eyes.
DR. K. J. WEIIIE,
Optometrist and Optician.
Numbers for Fong Sings.
San Francisco, Cal. So many Fong
j Sings appeared to charges of violation
t of the federal narcotic laws that Fed
eral Judge William Van Fleet of the
federal court here was forced to place
them in numbered chairs, such as
"Fong Sing No. 1, Fong Sing No. 2,"
etc., down the line. Each was tread treading
ing treading on the other's toes, so to speak,
and all the attorneys and all the king's
men had a terrible time parting them
again. Forty-two Chinese faced the
charge of selling narcotics without a
HAVE FITTED UP OFFICES
The Marion County Y. M. C. A.
committee is now occupying offices in
the Gary building, room 8. These
rooms are being fitted up in a very
combortable shape for the young men
and members of the committee who
desire to use them.
The organization will be pleased to
receive either as donations or loans
the following items for use in the new
quarters: Desk chair, rocking chairs,
straight chairs, tables, rugs, curtains
or curtain material, typewriter, book
shelves, books and papers. Mr. J. J.
Gerig has donated a desk.
BATTLED' OVER PIPE ORGAN
Its Introduction Into Scottish Church,
for Which James Watt Was Re Responsible,
sponsible, Responsible, Made Trouble.
The current appreciations of James
Watt, inventor of the steam engine,
have not, so far as we have seen, called
forth any protest from the Wee Frees,
Yet Watt was responsible for the
first pipe organ built in Scotland, and
round it raged one of the fiercest con controversies
troversies controversies in the history of the move movement
ment movement against Instrumental music in
the Scottish church.
The story of the organ Itself was
told fully when the instrument was
given a year ago to the Glasgow cor corporation.
poration. corporation. It was built by Watt in his
house in High street in 1762, and In
1807 found Its way into St. Andrews
church, Glasgow. On hearing that the
organ was to be played during divine
service, the lord provost of the day
wrote to Dr. Ritchie, minister of the
church, and an enthusiastic fiddler,
"begging to know of him If such was
really the case," and adding that, If
so, he would consider it his duty o
enter a solemn protest against him
and the congregation for all damages
which might be the consequence. Dr
Ritchie was also held personally re responsible
sponsible responsible for "any breach of the peace
which might possibly be occasioned by
the Innovation he had attempted to
After being used for one Sunday,
the organ was closed by command of
the Presbytery; and then the floods
of controversy were let loose. The
"friends of music" were forcible, If not
very polite, In a series of pamphlets.
Both sides, of course, quoted Scripture
freely ; and In a Presbytery minute the
writer of the pro-organ pamphlets was
convicted of "culpable inaccuracy and
a scandalous violation of the truth."
History, so far as we. know, does not
record what Watt thought of it all.
The old organ is now the property
of Glasgow corporation and stands In
the Central hall of the Kelven-Grove
"Shure, there's no man llvin as can
mock me good County Clare brogue
without feelin th weight o me
Sergeant James Xavier McGillln,
United States marine corps, told this
to the wide world as he stepped ashore
at Charleston, S. C, recently from the
transport which had carried him back
from two years in the West Indies. He
had a tale to tell, and this is how he
"On the way up," he continued
(brogue deleted for the benefit of the
Hnotypers), "we stopped off at Nassau,
in the Bahamas. I was walking along
the street when up to me steps one of
them natives with a face as black as
me old mother's stove.
"'Shure an 'tis a foine day fer th
Oirish,' says he to me. I makes to
slough him, when another marine grabs
me by the arm. He'd been there before,
this other marine, and he explains it
"It seems that a hundred years ago
or maybe It was a thousand the
British sends one of their English regi regiments
ments regiments of Irishmen to the Bahamas, and
the natives learned English from them.
Ever since they've talked with a
(Special Representative from the Factory)
January 26th, 27th and 28th,
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.
You are Cordially Invited to look
this line over.
WALKLEY & BULLOCK
Ocala House Block. Ocala Florida.
OCALA FRATERNAL ORDERS
Tulula Lodge No. 22, I. O. O. F.,
meets every Tuesday evening in the
Odd Fellows' hall on the third floor of
the old Star office building at seven
the old Star office building at 7:30 p.
m. A warm welcome always extended
to visiting brothers.
C. W. Moremen, N. G.
W. L. Colbert, Secretary.
OCALA LODGE NO. 286, B. P. O. E.
Ocala Lodge No. 286, Benevolent
and Protective Order of Elks, meets
the second and four Tuesday eve evenings
nings evenings of each month. Visiting breth brethren
ren brethren always welcome. Lodge rooms
upstairs over Troxler's and the Book
Shop, 113 Main street.
J. II. Spencer, E. R.
MARION-DUNN MASONIC LODGE
Marion-Dunn Lodge No. 19, F. & A.
M., meets on the first and third
Thursday evenings of each month at
7:30 o'clock until further notice.
Jake Brown, Secretary.
A. L. Lucas, W. M.
ORDER OF EASTERN STAR
Ocala Chapter No. 29, O. E. S.,
meets at the Masonic hall the second
and fourth Thursday evenings of each
month at 8 o'clock.
Mrs. Lillian Simmons, W. M.
Mrs. Susan Cook, Secretary.
MIRIAM REBEKAH LODGE NO. 15
Miriam Rebekah Lodge No. 15
meets the first and third Monday eve evening
ning evening in each month in the Odd Fel Fellows'
lows' Fellows' hall at 7:30 o'clock.
Miss Ruth Ervin. N. G.
Miss Ruth Hardee, Secretary.
R. A. M. CHAPTER No. 13
Regular convocations of the Ocala
Chapter No. 13, R, A. M.. on the first
Friday in every month at 8 p. m.
H. S. Wesson, H. P.
Jake Brown, Secretary.
KNIGHTS OF PYTHIAS
Ocala, Lodge No. 19. Conventions
held every Monday evening at 7:30
o'clock at the Castle Hall, over the G.
C. Greene Co. drugstore. A cordial
welcome to visiting brothers.
W. M. Parker, C. C.
Chas. K. Sage, K. of R. & S.
WOODMEN OF THE WORLD
Fort King Camp No. 14 meets at
K. of P. hall at 7:30 p. m. every sec second
ond second and fourth Friday. Visiting sov sovereigns
ereigns sovereigns are always welcome.
J. C. Bray, C. C.
Chas. K. Sage. Clerk.
If you want Candy, and want really
good candy, come and see our lines.
Nunnally's, "The Candy of the South,"
Guth's. "Made in Baltimore," and Lig-
gett's, "Made in Boston.". Boxes large
and small. Gerig's Drue tSore. 12-tf
Negotiable Storage Receipts Issued on Cotton, Automobiles, Etc
MOVE, PACK, SHIP
LONG DISTANCE MOVING
AKlMOCOlDj GUAMWTEED THE
SUPERIOR CORD CASINGS
Size Ribbed Nonskid
32x3 Vz $31:60. $33.30
32x4 40.15 42.15
33x4 41.20 43.20
34x4 42.40..... 44.50
33x4 46.40 48.75
34x4 47.75 50.15
35x4.,... 48.80 51.35
Guaranteed for 8000 miles against
defect in material or workmanship.
Size TUBES Price Guaranteed against defect in ma-
30x3 $2.75 terial and workmanship for 5000
3Cx3 3.00 miles.
DIXIE HIGHWAY GARAGE
JA3IES ENGESSER, Proprietor
121 W. Broadway phone 373 Ocala, Florida
ARCO NONSKID CASINGS
34x4 ; 24 J50
Let us quote you prices
on a Monument or Head Headstone
stone Headstone to mark the last rest resting
ing resting place of your loved
MARBLE OR GRANITE.
OCALA MARBLE WORKS
E. W. LEAVENGOOD, Mgr.
N. Magnolia St,
OCALA EVENING STAB, MONDAY, JANUARY 26, 1920
8 ROOM HOUSE
To Close Oat Estate
Located on quarter-acre
lot one block from Postof 1 ice,
cheap at $3000. Price will
be reduced $10 per day until
PRICE TODAY $2930
If interested see me at once
FRANK W. DITTO
If you have any society items,
Mrs. J. L. Hillman is in Waldo and
Jacksonville, visiting friends and rel relatives
atives relatives for a short time.
For All ClassesiOi:
Stone, Brick, Wood,
I J. D. McCasMH
S Phone 446. 728 Wenona St.
VICTORY DAY AT
THE WOMAN'S CLUB
For Rheumatism, take Mystery
Red Drops. 19-lm
Mr. Edwards Brooks of North Lake
Weir is a business visitor to the city
Give the children olaverounds and
trained playmasters and do away with I The regular monthly meeting of the
The hospitality committee
cordially invites every patriotic
person to spend
the Woman's Club
4 o'clock, Thursday, 29th, 1920
The recently organized choral club
will furnish music. No admission will
be charged but a silver offering will
be accepted, the proceeds to be used
in the development of Memorial avenue.
W. C. T. U. WILL MEET
jails and penitentiaries.
Messrs. Fred Simpson and John
Fletcher of Jacksonville are visitors
in the city for several days.
Waterman's Ideal Fountain Fens on
sale every day at Gerig's Drug Store.
W. C. T. U. will be held at the Pres Presbyterian
byterian Presbyterian church Tuesday at 1:30 p.
m. All members are urged to come.
Mrs. John Edwards, Sec'y.
Mr; and Mrs. C. B. Hyes and little (urday night:
The St. Petersburg Times says of
the basket ball game in its city Sat-
daughter, Grace of Coleman, were
shoppers in the city today.
Stop! Have you tried Federal Bread,
the "best bread in the world." 20-tf
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Hooks and
the tatter's mother, Mrs. Stapp of Ox Oxford,
ford, Oxford, were visitors in the city today.
W. K. Lane, M. D., Physician and
Surgeon, specialist Eye, Ear, Nose and J points in the opening half.
St. Petersburg lost both ends of a
double-header staged in the high
school gym last night.
Tarpon Springs nosed out the Tour
ists in a fast and thrilling battle, 34
Ocala's high school girl combina
tion swamped St. Pete's sextet by a
The girls' game was the first stag
ed. Ocala rolled up a total of 15
Throat. Office over 5 and 10 cent
store, Ocala, Fla. tt
St. Pete was able to score but once,
one point from the foul line.
In the second half Ocala scored 15
Mr. Clarence Chnstance, a student nninfs white Cnarh Srntt.'s ran-.
at ine university ana wen Known in ers coujd cut ioose witn but four
Mclver & MacKay
UNDERTAKERS and EMBALM ERS
PHONES 47. 104. SOI
Ocala, was a week-end visitor in the
All customers of Federal Bread arc
satisfied customers. Ask them, tf
Ocala's star forwards hooped 'em in
from all angles and all distances.
Misses Gissendaner and Spencer were
While the girls' contest was fast
and several streaks of brilliant work
Mr. and Mrs. Ed Ahderson and Jwo were dispiayed; the Tourist-Tarpon
daughters and Miss Evelyn Matteer
spent the week-end at Bushnell visit visiting
ing visiting Mr. Anderson's parents.
A few of those games lelt. Better
come in and get yours. Gerig's Drug
W OOl I
OAK and PINE
Cut to Any Length
GILES WOOD YARD
Careful Estimates made on all Con Contract
tract Contract work. Gives More and Better
Work for the Money than any other
contractor in the city.
Mr. and Mrs. Richard T. Stroud and 1
two interesting children will makei
their home after the first of February
in the house on East Second street
now occupiedby Mr. Roger Dodd.
Get rid of those aches and pains;
matism and lilood Disorders. At the
Anti-Monoply Drug tSore. 19-lm
Mr. C. S. Hayes of Hillsdale, Mich.,
u a visitor in the 'city registered at
the Florida House. Mr. Hayes is sec secretary
retary secretary of the Y. M. C. A. of Hillsdale
We have an excellent line of Per Perfumes
fumes Perfumes and Toilet Waters and ask your
inspection. Gerig's Drug Store. 19-tf
Sunday five of Gainesville's popu popular
lar popular young men motored to the city to
spend the day with friends. They
were Messrs. Sam Home, Roy Craig,
Roland Coe, D. F. Christian and Will
Knight. They made the, trip in Mr.
A. E. GERIG
The most complete line of Thermos
Bottles we have ever dispiayed. Come
in and see them. Gerig's Drug
Mr. J. H. Livingston, real estate
agent, is about to close a deal for the
property on East Third street former
ly owned by Mr. and Mrs. George
Rentz, with a party residing in the
north and represented by Dr. F. H.
Wade. If the deal goes through Dr.
Wade may take a short lease on the
prqperty with a view to coming to it
from his home in the north for a few
weeks next winter.
setto was a fitting nightcap.
Thin, Pale, Weak-
Ft. Mvers. Fla.: "Dr. Pierce's Golden
Medical Discovery and 'Favorite Prescrip
tion are my xnotner a
remedies for numer
ous ills, and as tonics
and nerve medicines.
In my own exper experience
ience experience with both, they
certainly were all
that was needed to
bring about what was
desired. I was suf suffering
fering suffering from indiges indigestion
tion indigestion an miir.h on no
9 l to become very thin
and pale, and grew
weak and listless with very little ambition
to be about the house. I was told by a
physician that the derangement of my
nervous system was the cause of the dys dyspepsia.
pepsia. dyspepsia. During my expectancy I took the
'Favorite Prescription alone, and it
relieved my nervous condition and appre apprehension
hension apprehension and prepared me for motherhood,
relieving me of its many distressing features.
I hope other expectant mothers may profit
by my testimony, not only to give them
comfort but to strengthen them to nurse
baby." MRS. I. M. PELLICER, co
Augusta, Ga.: "It is a pleasure to me
to give this testimony of Dr. Pierce's Gold Golden
en Golden Medical Discovery as a family remedy.
. I have twin baby
months old, both
have had the
and one of them
along with it and
as well. I have
never known a
medicine as fine
as Dr. Pierce's
Golden Medical Discovery for these
ailments. I could see the improvement from
day to day. I was really afraid for a while
that I would lose one of my babies as the
intestines had bled for four weeks, but his
health improved right from the start andjhe
has had no such trouble since." MRS. C
G. FORTUNE, 1014 Talcot St.
Arrival and Departure of passenger
trains at OCALA UNION STATION.
The following schedule figures pub published
lished published as information and not guar guaranteed.
anteed. guaranteed. (Eastern Standard Time)
SEABOARD AIR LINE RAILROAD
A few of those games left. Better
come in and get yours. Gerig's Drug
2:15 am Tampa
2:15 am Manatee-
1:50 pm Tampa-Manatee
4:25 pm Tampa-at. rtersbrg 4:U5pm
ATLANTIC COAST LINE RAILROAD
2:12 pm Jacksonville-N'York 3:15 am
1:45 pm J'ksonville-Ga'nsville 3:35 pm
6:42 am J'ksonville-G'nesvile 10:13 pm
3:18 am St.Pet'sbrg-Lakeland 2:12 am
3:35 pm StPet'sbrg-Lakeland 1:25 pm
7:10 am Dunnellon-Wilcox
7:25 am Dun'ellon-L'kelnd 11:03 pm
3:25 pm Homosassa 1:30 pm
10:13 pm Leesburg 6:42 am
4:45 pm Gainesville 11:50 am
Monday, Wednesday, Friday.
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday.
Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Tillman return returned
ed returned yesterday from their wedding trip
which they spent motoring around
Alachua county, visiting the former's
relatives. They are at home with
Mrs. Tillman's mother and brother,
Mrs. Eliza Gates and Mr. Frank
J. H. Spencer
W. R. Pedrick
THE OCALA GAS EMGINE WOMMS
Local Agents for the Old Reliable
Announces that they are now Handling Storage Batteries and
maintain a fully equiped service station for recharging batteries.
Complete line of GOODYEAR and UNITED STATES Tires and
Tubes. All kinds of Automobile Accessories, and a full line of
parts for the BUICK.
Acetylene Welding Our Specialty
C ALA GAS EMGIME WORKS
SPENCER & PEDRICK, Proprietors.
" When Better Automobiles Are Built Buick Will Build Them ".
Ocklawaha Avenue and Osceola St. Ocala, Florida
THESE SPECIALS GOOD FOR
Gold Medal Flour
Gold Medal Flour
Famous Fox River Butter Co
per pound VJ&
(Not over two pounds to a customer)
Kingan's Reliable Bacon PQ
sliced in pound pkgs. JJ
Florida Pack Tomatoes 1 A
per tin .... "v
Navy Beans 1 A.
per pound A J 1
3uc. Tins Red Ring Rhubarb Of
No 3 tins fcTrw
1 55c. Tins Hunt's California- A
Table Peaches, per tin.. xJw
20c. Tins Sugar Corn,
ARRIVAL AND DEPARTURE
OF TRAINS IN OCALA;
If it's a Kodak that is wanted, re remember
member remember that Gerig's Drug Store is
the only store in Ocala where you can
get one. All Kodaks are cameras, but
all cameras are NOT Kodaks. 19-tf
Seaboard Air Line
from Jacksonville.. 2
for Tampa 2
from Jacksonville . 1
for Tampa . 1
from Jacksonville.. 4
The CASH AND CARRY STORE
Opposite Post Office
Advertise and get Results
THERE'S only one kind
of service here, and that
is the sort we'd look fori if-we"
stood in your shoes. We serve
as prorriptly as we would
ask to be served. We give
the sort of advice we would
value as to battery care. We
make repairs as carefully as
we would ask to have them
Hecker's Cream Oat Meal
Hecker's Self Rising Buck
Hecker's Pancake Flour
Ocala Storage Battery Co.
for Tampa 4
from Tampa 2
for Jacksonville. ... 2
from Tampa 1
for Jacksonville.... 1
from Tampa 4
for Jacksonville .... 4
Atlantic Coast Line
:09 a. m.
:10 a. m.
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:24 p. m.
:25 p. m.
:14 a. m.
:15 a. m.
:35 p. m.
:55 p. m.
:04 p. m.
:05 p. m.
If it's a Kodak that is wanted, re remember
member remember thct Gerig's Drug Store is
the only stcre in Ocala where you can
get one. All Kodaks are cameras, but
all cameras are NOT KODAKS. 12-tf
Desirable farm and city property
j.or sale by W. W. Condon, owner. 6t
Following are some of the out of
town visitors noted on the streets
Saturday: Misses Irene and Mattie
Hogan of Fort McCoy; Mrs. L. S.
Light Jr., Reddick; Mrs. R. D. Wil
son, Detroit, Mich.; Mrs. Reese Lind Lindsay
say Lindsay and Mrs. Walter Ellison, An Anthony;
thony; Anthony; Mrs. Minnie Livingston, San
tos; Mrs. Alice V. Allen, Sranton.
Iowa, and Mrs. E. B. Sullivan and
Mrs. J. L. Miller, Martel.
If you want Ivory Pyralin goods,
come in and inspect the large display
we have. You can get a small piece or
a complete Toilet Set. Lots of odd
pieces. Gerig's Trug Store. 12-tf
Wouldn't Scare Doggie.
Margaret was desperately afraid of
dogs. As she saw one approaching,
the other day, she ran to her father,
trying to hide beside him, saying:
Papa, let me hide by you till doggie
passes ; he's afraid of ma,
Arrive from Jacksonville.. 3:14a.m.
Leave for St. Petersburg.. 3:15a.m.
Arrive from Jacksonville . 3 :34 p. m.
Leave for St. Petersburg. 3:35 p.m.
Arrive from Jacksonville. .10:12 p. m.
Leave for Leesburg 10:lsp. m.
Arrive from St. Petersburg 2:11a.m.
Leave for Jacksonville 2:12 a.m.
Amve from St. Petersburg l:2op. m.
Leave for Jacksonville.... 1:5 p.m.
Arrive from Leesburg. ... 6:41 a. m.
Leave for Jacksonville.... 6:42a.m.
Arrive from Homosassa. . 1.25 p. m.
Leave for Homosassa 3:25 p.m.
Arrive from Gainesville,
dailv exceot Sundav .11:50 a.m.
Leave for Gainesville, daily
except Sundav 4:4op. m.
Leave for Lakeland, Tues
day. Ihursdav. Saturday 7:25 a.m.
Ar. from Lakeland. Tues
day, Thursday. Saturday 11:03 p. m.
Leave for Wilcox, Monday,
Wednesday and Friday.. 7:10a.m.
Arrive from Wilcox. Mon
day, Wednesday, Friday. 6:45 p.m.
Another thing when a lady walks
fie street leading a harntssed dog,
rhlch gets the most advertising?
Use the Star's Unclassified Column.
$t 20 N. Main St. Ocala, Fla
3$ "' iff
5Ho T7YT17K1 1 STORAGE -gfj
f ) iyO 1 battery KM
. Jtk-fwm mm- pe iwnnT
A SURE WAY TO SAVE ON TIRES
Let us vulcanize all of your old used
tires which can possibly he saved in
'Jiis way. Our vulcanizing process
positively prolongs the life of both
tires and tubes. Figure it out for
yourself and you will see what a big
saving we can create for you in your
If you want Ivory Pyralin goods,
come in and inspect the large display
we have. You can get a small piece or
a complete Toilet Set. Lots of odd
pieces. Gerig's Drug Store. 19-tf
If there is a virtue in the world it
is cheerfulness. Playgrounds for the
If Everything Was As
Cheap As Our Ice
The cost of living would be as low as it was in the good old days days-No
No days-No use worrying, however, because it isn't that way. Be glad that
ice is helping to keep down the cost of living, besides giving yon
better food and a greater variety of it than your grandfather's fam family
ily family ever had.
'cala Ice & PacMog Co.
PYLES & PERKINS CO
(Successors to E. C. Jordan & Co.)
Funeral Directors and Embalmers
Calls Answered Promptly, Day or Night
117 East Oklawaha Avenue
PHONE 555 RESIDENCE PHONE 225
OCALA EVENING STAfi, MONDAt, JANUARY 26, 1920
The most complete line of Thermos
Bcttlcs we have ever displayed. Come
i nand see them. Gerig's Drua:
FUNERAL SERVICES OF
MR. Z. C. CHAMBLISS
INCOME TAX BLANKS
THAT HAVE BEEN MAILED
Temperature this morning-, 57;
highest today, 58; highest yesterday,
Mr. E. L. Blair of Gainesville was
in Ocala over Sunday for a visit with
Mr. Mose Marsh of Gerard, Ala.,
is a guest at the home of his uncle,
Mr. Robert Marsh until tomorrow,
when he will leave for a visit at Mi
Mrs. Robert Lee Van Osten arrived
yesterday from Jacksonville and has
joined her husband at the Harrington
Hall, where they will make their home
for the present.
County Judge Smith has issued
marriage licenses to Mr, Leroy Hayes
and Miss Rosalie Graham, to Mr. L.
D. Douglas and Miss Rosa Nettie Am
The funeral services of Mr. Cham-
bliss Saturday afternoon were very
largely attended, many coming a long
distance to join with the people of the
town in paying last respects to their
departed friend. All the business
houses closed, and the congregation
ertirely filled the Baptist church and
stook thick around it. During the aft aft-temoon
temoon aft-temoon many floral offerings were
brought to the church, where they
wei-e banked in front of and by the
Jacksonville, Jan. 26. "The follow following
ing following income tax forms have been mail mailed
ed mailed to those who made similar returns
to this office in 1919, and also to any
others whose request has been receiv received
ed received since at this office," said Collector
of Internal Revenue James M. Cath Cath-cart
cart Cath-cart yesterday, in an interview to the
"Do not blame anyone except the
tremendous inflow of visitors to our
state for this delay in receipt of the
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OCALA AUTO AM13 GAMAGE C
This afternoon at the-residence of
Mrs. H. B. Clarkson, the members of
St. Margaret's Guild of Grace Epis Episcopal
copal Episcopal church vill hold an extra large
meeting as a farewell honor to two of
their most beloved members, Mrs. R.
M. Martin and her mother, Mrs. Stiles,
who leave Ocala shortly for Fernan Fernan-tiina,
tiina, Fernan-tiina, their future home.
If there is a virtue in the world it
is cheerfplness. Playgrounds for the
altar and filled the church with their blanks in my office," said the collec-
fragrance. jtor. "We welcome the tourists and
A comforting sermon was preached arc glad to have them and are willing
by Rev, Mr. Crouse of Fitzgerald, Ga., I to be inconvenienced if necessary, to
and a choir consisting of Messrs. J. J. have them, but their coming by rail
and Albert Gerig, Mrs. Blake and in such numbers at one time, caused
Mrs. Winston sang two of Mr. Cham- trains to be delayed and congestion at
bliss' favorite hymns. I certain points, with a consequent de-
A long line of cars followed the lay in mail.
hearse to Greenwood, where the tired J "Should the blank you are expect-
body of this most honored and useful ing not have been received by this
man was laid to its last rest. Brief I time, kindly advise me, or the deputy
but, impressive remarks were made by J collector nearest you, of the fact, and
D:. Barwick before the grave was J receive another blank at once."
closed. I The following are the names, num-
Among the friends who came from bers and uses of the forms that should
a distance to attend the funeral were now be in the hands of the party to
Dean P. H. Rolfs, Prof. John M. Scott, whom addressed:
Prof. C. H. Willoughby, Dr. A. L.I Individual return, 1040 A; income
Shealy and Prof. C. K. McQuarrie, all under $5000.
of the University of Florida; Rev. Individual return 1040; income over
Crouse of Fitzgerald, Ga.; Drs. R. H. $5000.
Barwick and T. J. McArthur of Cor-j Corporation return 1120; corpora-
dele, Ga. Itions other than personal service cor-
Mclver & MacKay had charge of porations.
the arrangements. I Partnership return 1065; partner
T. I. ARNOLD I Personal service corporation 1065;
Ai?ain has the sevthe of the grim for corporations where services olny
O r I
reaper swung and cut from among us are used.
Philadelphia Diamond-Grid Storage Batteries.
Guaranteed for Eighteen Months and Two Years.
Oldsmobile Pleasure Cars and Economy
Kelly-Springfield, Goodyear and Miller
Geared to the Road Tires
Jh ". V
The Seaboard restaurant changed
hands a few days ago and is now be being
ing being operated by Mr. and Mrs. Joseph
Dcleman, experienced caterers, who
have for years been in the restaurant
business in Tampa. Many improve improvements
ments improvements are contemplated in the place.
Mrs. Deleman was among the first
American nurses to land in England
when Uncle Sam got into the Euro
pean war, and was near the front
lines until the close of the war.
New Form: 1120S
"I want to tell you about a new
form just recently issued. It is for
those who receive income derived
from a government contract. It is
known as 1120S, and will be neces-
Ii you want Ivory Pyralih goods,
come in and inspect the large display
we have. You can get a small piece or
a complete Toi.Ht Set. Lots jf odd
pieces. Gerig's Trug Store. 12-tf
STRAYED From the farm of Harry
Linderman, known as the Jacob D.
Robbinson place on theS. A. L. railway
about two miles east of Ocala, one
bay, mare colt, about two years old,
with one white front foot and small
white spot in forehead,' also small
scar from wire on right side of body.
Finder may return solt to owner or
notify Rogers-Wilson Realty Com Company
pany Company and receive reward. 26-tf
There is a certain hog out Anthony
way which has been growing so fast
on sour mash that his owner has been
considering selling him for an ele elephant.
phant. elephant. One of the hog's most relia reliable
ble reliable standbyes in supplying sour mash
has been Jack Bryant, colored. The
sheriff's officers rounded up Jack last
week and brought him before Judge
Smith. The judge handed Jack a pack package
age package containing a requisition for $100
and ninety days, and six months if the
fine wasn't paid. The huge hog isn't
getting so much sour mash now.
a erood and useful man Mr. T. 1. 1
Arnold, who died this morning.
Mr. Arnold was first taken ill about
thtee months ago. He was taken to
the hospital and in a short time was
cut again. But he overtaxed his
ctrontrVi nnH Tinrl tr rpt.iirn to the
cfcitr nf thi. Wnitoi .wwe sary to be used by those having re-
the dotcors and nurses have faithful- feived income from such source. The
lv worked to save him and his devoted P1? are in m onice reaay ic-r ais-Z-t
a s-iAc A on nncl!io tnbution upon application," said the
VYUC auu iiicuua uuuc an uijuib v I ii j
their aid, he struggled toward health.
7 or I n onliTiATi Tr innAma T o -v miriinia
i m J J J MA. I ill UUU1VIU11 W llltUlllt bA XWVU&AAO
l e last xew uays lie uegaa tu uim .
u,. i TnA 7 the government requires that
WANTED, LOST, FOUND, FOR
SALE. FOR RENT AND SIM
ILAR LOCAL NEEDS
RATES Six line maximum, one
time, 25c. ;three times, 50c; six times
75c.; one month $3. Payable in advance.
Forms 1096 and 1099
slowly but surely toward the end.
Pyles & Perkins prepared the re
person, partnership or
, u, o r "7 that naid to anv one the sum of $1000
mains lor ouriai ana tnis aiiernoon u ij... n, ioio
. r i 4.V. t.j.s I or more during the calendar year 19iy,
thev were taken aboard the limited A ? r
for Jacksonville, accompanied by Mrs.
Arnold. With Mrs. Arnold on this sad
journey are Mr. F. H. Logan, Miss
Marv Marshall. Mrs. H. B. Clarkson
and Dr. H. C. Dozier.
The funeral services will be held to tomorrow
morrow tomorrow at 11 o'clock from the under-
on account of interest, rent, wages
salary, commissions, fees or bonuses,
shall make return on form 1096 and
1099, givingihe name and address of
the person to whom the payment was
made and the amount paid. The law
prescribes a severe penalty for failure
taking parlors ;of Moulton & Kyle. The Blankg can had appiication
xcxitaiiia win ilc piatcu xn a- icviiuig
vault in Evergreen cemetery. Dr. j
at, my office," said the collector, "and
I hope those interested will give this
COUNTY FINANCIAL. STATEMENT
Hcbson, a well-known Baptist pastor 1 particular attention.
The pall bearers will be heads of
the different departments of the Arlo
Box Co., at Oak, namely, Messrs. M.
O. Linton, A. H. Davenport, R. W. j
Tifns. f! R- Mnrnhv. Ernest New-
comb and R. A. Younge. The honorary uncollected
pa! bearers will be other employees J licenses collected
of the company. Total
FOR SALE Registered pigs; four
Poland China boars, 4 months oldfive
Duroc Jersey sows and five boars, 4 to
6 months old. Prices reasonable, in inspection
spection inspection invited. College of Agricul Agriculture,
ture, Agriculture, A. W. Leland, Farm .Superin .Superintendent,
tendent, .Superintendent, Gaainesville, Fla. 24-6t
WANTED Nursing to do by prac practical
tical practical nurse of long experience. Price
$15 per week. Apply to Amelia
Deutschland general delivery, Ocala,
FOR SALE Three Jersey cows with
young calves. J. B. Curry, Orange
Lake, Fla. 26-2t
LOST One suitcase on Jan. 9th be between
tween between Gainesville and Ocala, contain containing
ing containing two sweaters, pair man's shoes,
case Rogers silverware, two gingham
house dresses and other articles. Will
son, care Atlantic Hotel, Tampa. It
V. W. Stripling, Tax Collector, In Ac Account
count Account with Marlon County, For
the Collection of Taxes
If you want Ivory Pyralin goods,
come in and inspect the Jarge display
we hs.ee. You can get a small piece or
a complete Toilet Set. Lots of odd
pieces. Gerig's Drug Store. 19-tf
A crime wave seems to have hit us.
One evening last week, a citizen- of
Dunnellon heard that his wife was
with another man at Floral City, and
set off for that place to break up the
party. He found, so it is said, the two
in a room together, but the other man
war the soonest on the draw, and the
injured husband was badly wounded.
Then there is the murder of Mr. Guth Guthrie
rie Guthrie Saturday night and at the same
time a negro was killed at a turpen turpentine
tine turpentine still several miles from town.
The slayer is in the county jail. Sun Sunday,
day, Sunday, a man with his arm slashed and
bandaged was at the Seaboard eating
room and told of a woman being killed
and her husband being badly hurt at
a place ten miles from Ocala, but no no-bedy
bedy no-bedy is able to verify the story. The
trouble is the wrong people seem to
b? i ct ting killed.
I have re-purchased the Griffin
Brothers' wood yard, known as the
Smoak wood yard, and same will in
the future be known as the Hadsock
Wood Yard. Phone orders to Smoak's
shop, 146. 26-6t B. W. Hadsock.
If you want Candy, ana want really
good candy, come and see our lines.
Nunnally's, "The Candy of the South,"
Guth's, "Made in Baltimore," and Lig Lig-gett's,
gett's, Lig-gett's, "Made in Boston." Boxes large
and small. Gerig's Drug tSore. 12-tf
HARRINGTON HALL ARRIVALS
J. V. Denny and wife, Mrs. Thomas J uncollected
Peterson, Mr. Peterson, Mrs. R. B.
Nicholl, J. C, Forbes, Jacksonville; C.J county
H. Ellison, Richmond; E. H. Cone and
wife. Atlanta: John Fletcher, Jack
sonville; O: L. Smith, Atlanta; Mrs.
Niel Alfaro, Jacksonville; Mrs. D. M.
Seymore, Bushnell; Lawrence Mc Mc-Cuchin
Cuchin Mc-Cuchin and wife, New York; W. A.
Elliott, P. M. Ball, A. D. Holly, ,W. H.
Green, Jacksonville; Charles Williams
and wife, Youngstown, O.; Miss Beth
Williams, Youngstown; H. B. Vialle
and wife, Southern Pines, N. C; Mrs.
A. S. Morriss, Philadelphia; Mrs. E.
J. Hasbronck, A. Hasbronck, Wash Washington;
ington; Washington; W. J. Blair and wife, Detroit;
C. C. Morriss, Philadelphia; J. T.
Pope, Tampa; B. M. McCarroll, At Atlanta;
lanta; Atlanta; H. R. Hudson, Nashville; Wm.
I. Proctor, Raleigh, N. C; J. L. Shep Shepherd,
herd, Shepherd, Panama, Fla.; Charles Goddard,
Dallas; C. J. Zellner, L. e! Zellner, E.
W. Banks, Gus Rudel, Forsyth, Ga.;
C. W. Martin and wife, Shellman,
Ga.; Dr. G. A. Dame, Inverness; S.
C. Satterwhite, Henderson, N. C; S.
H. Satterwhite, Henderson; J. C.
Bradshaw, New York; J. C. Richard,
W. K. Shank, Jacksonville; F. E. Jen Jenkins,
kins, Jenkins, Atlanta; M. W. Hall, Atlanta;
E. M. Webster, Charleston; Arthur
Elder, Atlanta; W. E. Wells, Balti Baltimore;
more; Baltimore; C. S. Ucker, Baltimore; W. M.
Bangs, Bridgeport, Miss.; S. C. Ma Ma-lcne,
lcne, Ma-lcne, Atlanta; A. A. Coult, Jackson Jacksonville,
ville, Jacksonville, E. Stauverman, Birmingham; C.
C. Hetzel, New York; G.' C. Waltz,
Baltimore; T. J. Layten and wife, L.
G. Perry, Jacksonville; W. P. Bear Bear-den.
den. Bear-den. G. A. Bearden, L. A. Crambers,
Marlinson, Ga.; J. D. Cobb, Balti Baltimore,
more, Baltimore, M. A. Sproul, Gainesville; O.
M. Aaton, Lakeland; J. M. Jones, At Atlanta,
lanta, Atlanta, Ga.
By depository receipt 4,478.02
By depository receipt 575.64
The Woman's Club birthday party
which was to have been held Friday
night has been postponed.
We are now prepared to Contract for House
Painting and Decorating
By depository receipt 9,210.34
By depository receipt 2,302.58
District No. 2 Fund
By depository receipt 634.35
By depository receipt 8,634.69
By depository receipt 5,879.31
Extras collected 244.00
By depository receipt 387.00
STATE OP FLORIDA.
I. P. H. Nugent, clerk of the circuit
court, hereby certify that the above is a
tiue and correct statement of the tax
collector's account with Marion county
and the sub-school districts, as the
same appears on the books In my of office.
fice. office. Witness my hand and official seal
this 20th day of January, A. D. 1920.
.Seal) P. H. NUGENT. Clerk.
By T. D. Lancaster. Jr.. Deputy.
NOTICE of ANIMALS IMPOUNDED
To Whom It May Concern:
This is to certify that I have this
day placed in the city pound the fol following
lowing following described animal which has
been found running at large within
the corporate limits of the city of
Ocala, contrary to -the ordinances of
One red heifer, no mark.
The owners thereof or their agents,
and all whom it may concern, are
hereby notified that if the animal is
not claimed and all expenses of taking"
and impounding thereof are not paid
within three days from date hereof,
to-wit: On the 28th day of January,
1920, I will sell the same to the high highest
est highest and best bidder, said sale to take
place between the hours of 11 a. m.
and 3 p. m. on said day at the city
pound in Ocala, Florida.
S. C. M. Thomas,
Marshal City of Ocala.
C. A. Holloway, Impounder. It
WANTED To exchange a desirable
city lot 60 x 120 feet, all fenced, for
Ford touring car. Must be in Al con condition.
dition. condition. Apply to L. E. Yonce at Max Maxwell
well Maxwell Repair Shop 24-6 1
FOR RENT Well furnished house,
all improvements, eight rooms and
two sleeping porches. L. M. Murray,
Ocala, Fla. 24-6t
FOR SALE OR TRADE Young
horse, $200; second hand one-horse
wagon, $40; Empire corn planter, $5.
Address D. N. Mathews, 609 E. 2nd
St., Ocala, Fla. 24-6t
WRITER'S AUTO EXCHANGE
TOPS New, covered, patched and coated with a
patent wax paste that makes old tops absolutely
PAINTING Autos painted, striped and finished
in best of material.
UPHOLSTERING We are prepared to give you
satisfactory service in upholstering backs, seats
WANTED Middle aged woman as
housekeeper for six in family. Any
unattached woman can have comfor comfortable
table comfortable home and manage house in her
own way. Every convenience and all
expenses paid. Address, Housekeeper,
F. O. Box 357, Ocala. 24-6t
FOR SALE Pair of mules. See the
Louis R. Chazal & Sons Co., Ocala,
FOR SALE Ear corn, 90-day speckle
beans, peanut and peavine hay. Farm
ers Union Warehouse Co., Hahira,
WANTED Mercantile business in a
growing South Florida town. Give full
information in first letter. P. O. Box
452, Morriston, Fla. 19-6t
FOR SALE One pair of first class
mules in perfect condition. Cheap for
cash. See Magnolia Meat Market,
WANTED Spanish and runner pea peanuts
nuts peanuts and seed peas. Quote best prices.
Address Farmers Union Warehouse
Co., Hahira, Ga. 16-10t
WANTED To buy good milch cow.
price. Address "D,w care
WOOD It is now Griffis Bros', wood
yard instead of Smoak's wood yard.
For quick service see us, or phone 146
for all of your wood. 16-tf
FOR SALE (Wood Cut to Order.)
Reduce the high cost of keeping com comfortable
fortable comfortable this winter by buying your
wood cut read to burn direct from the
producer, thereby saving the profits
of the city wood yard. Orders filled
anywhere in the city. Phone 39 M. C.
P. Howell. Ocala. 20-m
FURNITURE, ETC. I buy and e!l
second hand furniture. Experts put it
in good condition before re-selling.
Repair sewing machines, lawn mow mowers,
ers, mowers, enamelware, etc. J. W. Hunter,
310, 312, 314 South Main St. 23-tf
DESK ROOM FOR RENT Excellent
location on ground floor in large, well well-lighted
lighted well-lighted office. All conveniences. Suit Suitable
able Suitable for insurance or real estate agent,
broker, contractor, salesman, collector,
etc. See TAYLOR PRINTING COM COMPANY.
PANY. COMPANY. 23-6t
FOR SALE Ford touring car; 1919
model in excellent shape. A real bar bargain.
gain. bargain. Philip G. Murphy, Room 9, Gary
block'. : 23-3t
TIRES, TUBES, GAS and OILS
Let us repair, paint and upholster your car,
so you can enjoy it yourself, or sell to an
AUTOS BOUGHT, SOLD and REPAIRED
J. W. HUNTER
ffrla SOUTH MAGNOLIA STREET 1?I run 1 rU 121
Hivdld OLD METROPOLITAN THEATER IT 1UI luCI
WE ASK, YOUR TOAPE
There is Advantage for You in
Dealing With Us.
A Purchase at Goldman's Store
is Never a Lottery.
Why Pay More?"
P. O. BOX 606
LETTERHEADS, BILLHEADS. CARDS,
CIRCULARS, FOLDERS, FINE BOOKLETS, ETC.
WE NEVER DISAPOINT A CUSTOMER ON A
.PROMISE. YOU GET THE JOB WHEN ITS DUE.
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