This item is only available as the following downloads:
Weather Forecast: Fair and slight slightly
ly slightly warmer tonight and Tuesday; light
frost tonight in exposed places in
FIERCE FIRE IN
Bodies of Many Dead May be Buried
in the Ruins of the
San Francisco, Feb. 9. At least
twenty-five dead, some persons still
missing, thirty injured, some serious seriously,
ly, seriously, is the toll of a fire which early to today
day today swept the five-story Berkshire
apartment hotel. Three bodies were
recovered and firemen who searched
the upper floors said there were
twenty-five more there. Mose of those
taken to the hospitals were women.
Seme suffered from severe burns,
while others leaped from windows and
the fire escape ladders.
The fire alarm was turned in short shortly
ly shortly after midnight. The police said
that when they arrived many of the
150 persons who lived on the lower
floors were streaming into the streets
in their night clothes, while scores pf
people on the upper floors were cling clinging
ing clinging to window' ledges.
FIRST STORY WAS TOO FIERCE
San Francisco, Feb. 9. Only one
life is known definitely today to have
been lost in the fire which destroyed
the fashionable Berkshire apartment
house. A search of the ruined build building:
ing: building: today revealed no additional bod bodies.
ies. bodies. A score of persons are in the
hospitals, suffering from burns and
WITH THEIR GUNS
Every Once hV Awhile an Indignant
Female Wipes a Mere
Hampton, Va., Feb. 9. Gordon
Gumming, a brother of". Dr. Hugh
Gumming, the new surgepn general of
the public health service, former state
senator and awidely known Virginia
attorney- -died today;, .as the result-of-
gunshot wounds received Saturday.
Mrs. Mittie Jester Cumming, his di divorced
vorced divorced wife, is charged with the shoot shooting.
ing. shooting. HARRINGTON HALL ARRIVALS
B. M. Blount and wife, Atlanta; W.
R. Jennings, Newport News; C'H.i
Anthony. Muncie. Ind.: E. D. Mavo.
Jacksonville; Z. T. Dake and'wrfe, L.
T. Dake, Wonlysville, Ga.; Mrs. W. M.
McLorty, Miss Mary Earl, Seabreeze;
W. J. Rivers, Gainesville; W. H. Ford,
Jacksonville; R.JH. Aim, Iowa; L. I.
Dean, J. I. Gleaves, Chicago; A. E.
Friegerman, New York; Mrs. S. P.
Stevens, Chas. L. Stevens, Nemmo
Black, Chicago; Chas. S. Capers,
Gainesville; B. T. Still and wife, Moul Moultrie,
trie, Moultrie, Ga.; Wm. C. Catter, Cleveland;
H. L. Latty and wife, Cleveland; A. R.
Ramsey, A. R. Ramsey, Gainesville;
V. H. Rice, Miami; Ed. MadeJack MadeJacksonville;
sonville; MadeJacksonville; A. R. Armstrong, E. J.
Brady, Atlanta; Charles Mednikow
and wife. C. E. Martidal, J. W. Mel Mel-4on,
4on, Mel-4on, city; G. D. Tutwiler, Tampa; F.
Berne, New York; J. J. Carter, Jack Jacksonville;'
sonville;' Jacksonville;' T. W. Wood, Montgomery;
W. P. Hines, Jacksonville; M. L. Cox,
Baltimore; L. G. Perry Tampa; Geo.
B Hunt. New York; R. E. Ballard,
Tampa; Mrs. G. Heinmer, Columbus,
Ohio; Mr. and Mrs. J. G. Sanford,
Newcastle, Ind.; Chas. H. Sanford,
Newcastle; F. N. Snell Jr., Council,
Ga.; J. B. Darby, Palatka; R. E
MacDonald, Palatka; Marcus Frank,
New ork; J. W.. York, Boston; Frank
G. Merwin, Dade City; Mr. and Mrs.
A. Walker, Roland T., Walker, Cleve
land : James Quale and wife, Cleve
land; L. G. Walker and wife, Toledo;
Frank McKugh, Cincinnati: W. B.
Whidden, Gainesville; John Ham
mond, Chicago; L. S. Lassing, Okla Okla-waha;
waha; Okla-waha; A. R. Sandliri. Leesburg; D. B.
Pedrick, S. C. Fagan,.G. S. Merchant,
S. Dell, Gainesville; Mr. and Mrs. B.
M. Blount, Atlanta; W. R. Jennings, i
Newport News; C. H. Anthony, Mun
The annual meeting of the members
of the Marion County Hospital Asso Association
ciation Association will be held at the hospital,
Tuesday morning, March 9th, 1920, at
The object of the meeting is to
elect officers for the ensuing year, to
receive the annual reports and to
transact such other business as may
be brought up.
T. T. Munroe, President.
Attest: E. H. Martin, Sec'y. 9-eod
The board of county commissioners
desire to sell and will receive bids at
their office in the court house at Ocala,
at 10 o'clock a. m. Monday, Feb. 9th,
9120, on two horses, two mules, two
wagons and harness now at county
barns by old jail lot.
2-4-4t O. H. Rogers, Chairman.
Whether or No Germans Wrill Accede
to Demand of the Allies
. for. Extradition
Berlin, Feb. 9. A decision as to
whether the German national assem assembly
bly assembly will be called to consider Ger Germany's
many's Germany's answer to the allied demand
for extraditions is expected soon. In
addition to the persons of Germans on
the extradition list, which was deliv delivered
ered delivered Saturday night, the Allies de demand
mand demand access to the archives and
possession of all German documen documentary
tary documentary evidence- so that the prosecutions
may be facilitated.
ERORMOUS BOOTY AT ODESSA
London, Feb. 9. Enermous booty
was taken by the Russian soviet
troops when they occupied Odessa, ac according
cording according to a Moscow wireless. Brit British
ish British and Russian cruisers are reported
bombarding the reds from the harbor.
FOCH EXPECTED IN POLAND
Warsaw, Feb. 9. A definite decis decision
ion decision has been reached that Marshal
Foch will come to Warsaw to confer
with the Polish military authorities
regarding the bolshevik menace, the
French language newspaper here an announces.
nounces. announces. TRQTZKY WILL BE WELL FED
Helsingfors, Feb. 9. Trotzky, the
Russian bolshevik minister of war
and marine, will become director and
high commissioner of food transpor transpor-tatio
tatio transpor-tatio nand his dutie's as minister will
be assumed by General Poloanoff, ac according
cording according to advices received here.
SOVIET BEGINS SELLING
Revas, Feb. 9. -(By the Associated
Press.) Exports from soviet Russia
began Sunday, the initial shipment
being the arrival here of two carloads
of flax, outward bound.
UNTIL THEY COME AGAIN,
London, Feb. 9. Bolshevik forces
htve evacuated Letvia, according to
a statement issued at the Lettish le legation
gation legation here.
! STRIVING TO SAVE
THEIR FELLOW SEAMEN
Brave Sailors of the Oxonian
Halifax, Feb. 9. The second officer
and five of the crew of the British
steamship Oxonian perished attempt attempting
ing attempting to save the crfcw of the British
steamer Bradboyne, when she was
abandoned off the Newfoundland
coast, according to a radio message
BOTH TO BLAME
A well-known and level-headed, citi
zen writes as follows:
Editor Star: I have been reading
ycur editorials about the moonshine
and .moonshiners and want to compli compliment
ment compliment you on handling the subject very
However. I also think there are a
few others that should be given atten attention
tion attention as well, for instance the man who
buys moonshine, or for that matter,
any one connected in any way with
it from the maker to the drinker.
In my estimation the man who will
pay anywhere from $4 to $16 a quart
for moonshine is every bit as bad and
even worse than the man who makes
it, for he tempts the man to make it.
There are any number of "respec "respectable"
table" "respectable" men who laughingly tell of the
quart, of "shine" they have tucked
away, some bragging of the big price
- At $16 a quart, the moonshiner
figures that beats farming all hollow.
It is useless to point of the likelihood
of finally landing in jail. The fear of
the law has not prevented murder,
rape, arson, burglary or any other
crime from still being committed and
of course will not prevent the making
But, ifthe man who bought moon moonshine
shine moonshine was also jailed and shown as
tne tempter and cause lor tne in
famous traffic, it would go a long way
toward curing the evil.
As long as a snake is fed it will
live; starve it and it is bound to die.
He who nourishes the serpent and
keeps it alive, is as bad as the ser
The sidewalk is nearing comple
tion and the planting of the trees on
the Memorial avenue will' commence
at once. The members of the Wom Woman's
an's Woman's Club who have not sent in their
contributions will kindly send the
same to Mrs. O. T. Green this week.
OCALA, FLORIDA, MONDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 1920.
Although hampered by poor gaso gasoline,
line, gasoline, which compelled the airships,
Spearmint faos. 1 and 23 to put back
to the field after starting for Ocala
yesterday, Nimmo C. Black, piloting
No. 3 succeeded in reaching his desti destination.
nation. destination. This morning the local whole wholesale
sale wholesale houses receives their first ship shipment
ment shipment of Wrigley's via the air. Mr.
Black attempted to reach the desig designated
nated designated landing field at the Anthony
farms but was compelled to make a
hurried landing at a small open spot
west of the fair grounds. Mr. John
Hammond, manager of the fleet, re-
ceived a report last evening from the j of Marion county succeeded in pro pro-ntW
ntW pro-ntW hin of thP flppf. Thev had I ducmg over 100 bushels of corn for
been compelled to return to the field
shortly after starting and found it
necessary to drain all the fuel from,
both ships. This is a slow process7
and by the time they had finished it
was too late to make the start. The
incident, according to Mr. Hammond,
emphasizes two important needs of
aviation laanding fields near towns
and high test gasoline. The other two
ships of the Wrigley fleet were due to
arrive about noon today and will use
the field at the Anthony Farms. While
regretting that they cannot .use a
field nearer town, the Wrigley fliers
assure us that they will try to show
Ocala a good time and before leaving
for Daytona everyone wrill have a
chance to see the famous White Fleet
in a series of stunts.
Finders of the four free ride tickets
and others whodesire to ride will be
taken care of at the field any time
between ten o'clock and five p. m.,
Tuesday. The fleet will leave Wed Wednesday
nesday Wednesday for Daytona.
FLORIDA'S CHANCE FOR
THE VICE PRESIDENCY
The Tampa Times says: Samuel
Aaams of Chicago, the only announced
candidate for vice-president of the
United States, is in Tampa today. He
spent his boyhood days in Florida and
was educated hert. He expressed
himself today as confident he "rill re receive
ceive receive the "republican nomination which
he holds, this year, to be equivalent to
Mr. Adams is publisher and active
editor of the American Fruit Grower,
ar.d his present visit to Florida is for
the purpose of establishing a Florida
department to his magazine. He is
accompanied by Mrs. Adams and will
remain in South Florida about a week,
returning from here to the east coast.
Mr. Adams was born in Masachu Masachu-setts
setts Masachu-setts and is a member of the famous
family that has already given the
country two presidents. He came to
Florida when he was three, years old
and lived near Orlando until after his
school days. One brother, was at one
time managing editor of the Florida
Times-Union, at Jacksonville.
As a young man Mr. Adams return returned
ed returned north and entered the publishing
business, later marrying a Miss Lee
of Virginia, and locating near Char Charlottesville,
lottesville, Charlottesville, where he developed apple
orchards and became interested in
fruit culture. He sold his original
grove to Lady Astor, recently elected
to the British parliament.
Some three years ago he consoli consolidated
dated consolidated three of the strongest fruit
magazines and established himself as
their publisher. His monthly now
has a circulation in excess of 200,000.
Wrhether v4ce-president or publish publisher,
er, publisher, he plans to pay his annual visit to
Jonteel Cilver Plated Vanity Box
and Jonteel Rouget all for one dollar
while they last. The Vanity Box alone
is worth $1.50. Gerig's Drug Store.
One of Wrigley's Airships
ARRIVED ON SCHEDULE
MARION COUNTY BOY t 4
MADE A RECORD
Lawton Martin Produced Over One
Hundred Bushels of Corn to the
Acre Three Years Running
The experiment station at Gaines Gainesville
ville Gainesville has issued a circular devoted al almost
most almost entirely to' a Marion County
Corn Club boy. The title of the cir circular
cular circular is "One Hundred Bushels of
Corn from an Acre." Lawton Martin
thiee yeLars i succession, 1916-17-18.
in iv 10 ne prouueeu no ousneis io me
acie, in 1917.' 100.1 bushels to the
acre and in 1918 he produced 115
bushels. "This record' says the ex experiment
periment experiment circular," is without parallel
in Florida and would be a credit to
any club member in any stat." The
circular states that plain methods of
intelligent farming were followed.
The corn was grown on the muck
ltnd in the Oklawaha valley and no
commercial fertilizer was used. Law Law-ton
ton Law-ton obtained the seed corn that -he
used to plant his corn from his grand grandfather
father grandfather who obtained it from the In Indians
dians Indians in the early years of 1800. The
cost of growing the acre of corn each
year was $15.13, $16.01 and $19.72 re
spectively. The net profit on the. corn
for the three years was $99.19. $159.17
and $152.68, respectively. Lawton's
record is one to be proud of.
HAS CROSSED OVER
Philadelphia, Feb. 9; Rev. Free
man -Daily Bovard, office secretary of
the Methodist board of home mis
sions, died here last night, aged 69.
Sunday night at 10 o'clock Mr.
Joshuaway Fenton Gist and Miss
Ruth Elizabeth Boulware were united
in marriage at the home of the lat
ter's parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. H.
Boulware of Mcintosh. Though the
wedding was a simple affair, only the
families of the bride and groom being
present, it was exceedingly pretty.
Mrs. Gist is a charming and accom
plished young woman and is one of
Mcintosh's most popular and well be be-loed
loed be-loed erirls, having made her home
there all of her life.
Mr. Gist has not only a a host of
friends in Mcintosh, but throughout
the county. At the outbreak of the
war he gave his services to his coun
try, going to Europe almost immed
iately and was overseas until after
the armistice was signed. Mr. Gist
is a successful farmer, owing a place
four or five miles from Ocala. and
there he had made ready an attractive
little home for his bride, where they
have already gone to housekeeping.
xThe Star joins this happy couple's
many friends in wishing them a most
blissful married life.
All those in Marion county, desiring
to either plant or contribute $3.50 to toward
ward toward the planting of a tree in honor
of the men and women who served in
the world war, can secure space for
the same in Tuscawilla Park by com
municating with either Mrs. F. G. B. Langford's attorneys wanted the trial
Weihe or Mrs. O. T. Green, of the put off until March, but Judge Bul Bul-park
park Bul-park committee of the Womanls Club. lock overruled theia.
DID THEIR DOTY
State Troops at Lexington, Ky.
Charge of a Mob With a
Lexington, Feb. 9. Several per
sons were wounded and some are re reported
ported reported killed, when troops opened
fire on a crowd surrounding the court
bouse here this morning during the
trial of William Lockett. a negro, for
assault and murder upon a ten-year-old
school girl. The troops were on
guard to prevent possible attempts
to lynch the negro.. It is reported that
fifty men stormed the court house
door, carrying a rope. The negro was
convicted and sentenced to .electro
cution 'March 11th.
MOB PAID HEAVILY
Fotir men were killed and fifteen
persons wounded, including two wom
en, when the state troops fired. The
soldiers held off the mob while the of
ficers managed to get the negro to aj
"safe place. The jury found LockettJ
guilty while the mob was trying to
enter the courthouse.
REGULAR TROOPS CALLED
Four hundred federal troops from
Camp Taylor, Ky., are en route here
to prevent further trouble. Additional
troops were requested as it was fear feared
ed feared the 300 militiamen could not handle
London, Feb. 9. Northern Korea
has been evacuated by the Japanese,
according to a Moscow wireless today.
It is declared the population rose.
Mr. J. R. Fort and Mrs. Wenona
Clayton were joined in wedlock Sat
uiday, by Judge Smith, at the home
of Mr: and Mrs. T. C Clayton. The
marriage was performed immediately
after that of Miss Idabelle Clayton to
Mr. Gary Gallant, and the two couples
took their wedding trip to Palatka to
Both bride and groom in this mar
riage are well known and much liked
in Ocala, which has been their home
most of their lives. Mr. Fort is one
of the proprietors of the Arcade,and
his friends are numerous in county
and town. His wife is a Marion
county girl, a sister of Mrs. T. C.
Clayton-, and a bright and charming
little woman. The Star joins their
other friends in good wishes for both.
REGRET ON BOTH SIDES
The young soldiers who were here
all last week in the recruiting drive,
left Sunday, and have asked the Star
to express their- appreciation to the
people of Ocala for the kindness and
courtesy they met on every hanL.
They felt, they said, a sincere regret
in leaving Ocala.
On the other hand, our people, who
saw much of the boys during their
stay, and came to look upon them as
friends, regretted to see them leave?
and will be glad to see each and every
one of them again.
They are all typical American sol soldiers,
diers, soldiers, and those who made their ac acquaintance
quaintance acquaintance will always think with
kindness and appreciation of our reg regular
ular regular army.
TRIAL SET FOR NEXT TUESDAY
The men charged with the murder
of J. J. Guthrey were arraigned be
fore Judge Bullock Saturday after afternoon,
noon, afternoon, and the beginning of their trial
was set for next Tuesday, Feb. 17.
VOL 2G, NO. 31
BOARD OF TRADE
Committee Will Ask Support on the
Basis of the Record for
Tomorrow the finance committee of
the Marion County1 Board of Trade
will begin its work of putting the or organization
ganization organization on a "firm financial footing.
The committee will ask for support
for the Board of Trade on a basis of
the good work done during 1919, be believing
lieving believing that this is evidence enough
that much morfc can be accomplished
in 1920 if the handicaps of the after after-war
war after-war period are removed by a more
In publicity alone the Board of
Trade justified its existence during
1919. This publicity must be follow followed
ed followed up and increased. There must be
an agency for the purpose of complet completing
ing completing the contact of the community
with those whom this publicity has
reached. There must be an agency of
community building, which by both
encouragement and actual accom accomplishment
plishment accomplishment adds to the community the
substantial improvements without
which publicity becomes ineffective.
The record of he Board of Trade
during 1919 is on file in the Board
of Trade room and may be seen at"
any time. Not a month passed dur during
ing during the past year tha the press did
not record some activity and accom accomplishment
plishment accomplishment of the organization.
Among the things on which work was
started, and on which work must be
continued are the following:
Better roads for the county and
better streets for the city.
Development of; freight traffic on
the rivers, without which the war de department
partment department says there will be no fur further
ther further appropriations for the rivers,
and without which the rate problem
of the city cannot be solved.
Beautificatiori of the union station
An illustrated booklet of Ocala and
Marion county, the pictures and data
for which are now ready.
'Co-operation' with the' Florida De
Increased housing facilities.
Hundreds of, inquiries concerning
the city and county to be followed up.
Never has there been a greater op-"
portunity than there is at present for
the development of-Ocala and Marion
county. Florida faces one of the
most prosperous periods it has ever
known. Millions are comine into the
state, and in thousands they are lo locating
cating locating in Florida. There are more
inquiries today about Florida than
any state-in the Union. Are we going
to face the situation actively or pas
When the members of the finance
committee call on you, welcome them.
Show them that you are ready to do
your part. Remember that we are
all dependent upon the community for
our livelihood. .'
BARBARY COAST A MYTH
t Associated Press)
San Francisco, Feb. 9. Those "who
may come to San Francisco at the
time of the democratic convention the
latter part of June, with the' idea of
experiencing a thrill by visiting the
"Barhary Coast" will be disappointed.
Many of the resorts, celebrated in
story and verse as! the scenes of des desperate
perate desperate adventure, where fcheap board boarding
ing boarding house operators, commonly known
as crimps," freely plied their trade
of shanghaiing sailors for unscrupul unscrupulous
ous unscrupulous sea captains, are permanently
closed. Others have but the name of
the places that once flamed with color,
music and revelry.
Long "before national prohibition
was generally considered a possibil possibility,
ity, possibility, "Barbary Coast," a section of
Pacific street extending back from the
bay front, a half dozen blocks to
where Chinatown touches the Italian
district, had been rendered innocuous
by the prohibition of the sale of liq liquor
uor liquor in the long row of. dance halls
The main artery from this district
to Market street, San Francisco's
principal thoroughfare, 13 Kearney
street, where once it is declared, with within
in within an hour enough reckless spirits
could be picked up to start almost any
son of a desperate enterprise," Now
Kearney is one of the quietest and
most respectable business streets.
KING VICTOR IMMANUEL
INTERESTED IN KIDDIES
i Associated Press)
Rome, Feb. 9. Rev. "William Burt,
Methodist Episcopal bishop of Europe,
was received in private audience to today
day today by King Victor Emmanuel, who
has taken a great interest in the
work of the Methodist church in relief
on behalf of poor children. ,'
OCALA EVENING STAR, MONDAY. FEURUARY 9, 1920
ICALA EVEIflHG STAR
FoblUbed ETery Day Exeept Sunday by
J5TAR PUBLISHING COMPANY,
OF OCALA, FLA.
H. It. Carroll, President
P. V. I aveairood, Seeretary-Treanurer
J. If. Ueniamln, Editor
Entered at Ocala, Fla., postofflce as
IinineM Of Are ...Five-One
Editorial Department Two-Seren
SoeletY- Renorter . Fire-One
31 H Mil Ell" ASSOCIATED. PRESS
The Associated Press is exclusively
entitled for the use lor republication of
all news dispatches credited to it or
not otherwise credited in tnis paper ana
also the local news published herein.
All rights of republication of special
dispatches herein are aiso reserved.
DOMESTIC SUBSCRIPTION RATES
One year, in advance '. 16.00
6ix months, in, advance 3.00
Throe months, in advance ...1.50
One month, in advance 60
DIaplay Plate 15 cents per Inch for
consecutive insertions. Alternate inser insertions
tions insertions 25 per cent additional. Composi Composition
tion Composition charges on ads. that run less than
sir times 5 cents per inch. Special
position 20 per cent additional. Hates
based on 4-inch minimum. Less than
four inches will take higher rate.
-which will be furnished upon appllca
Readlnar Notice 5 cents per line for
first insertion; 3 cents per line ror each
subsequent Insertion. 0-s change a
week allowed on readers without extra
Legal advertisements at legal rates.
a small American force, of which
Lieut. Morrison was a member, cross crossed
ed crossed the canal, the river and the marsh,
climbed the steep bank and forced its
way into the German trenches, killing
or taking prisoners their defenders,
and then held the position until our
engineers could build a bridge over
which a heavy force of infantry cross crossed.
ed. crossed. The deed of these American boys,
many of whom a year or less before
had never seen a gun fired in anger,
was as brilliant as any ever perform
ed by the veterans of Napoleon or
Wellington. Lieut. Morrison has
made many friends during his brief
stay here, and says that while he has
been in most of the states of the
Union he has never been in a town he
liked better than Ocala.
The railroads will give low rates to
the South Florida Fair at Tampa.
A good many of Marion's broad
aeres are going untilled this year for
lack of workers. What is the remedy?
An astute contemporary says that
-the farmers will make up for the lack
of plowhands, and harvest hands by
the use of "improved machinery. In Indeed.
deed. Indeed. And where will they find the
skilled labor to handle the machinery
E. C. Beuchler's stock at the Anthony
r farms the other day some that he
says he is going to exhibit at the
South Florida Fair. Anything that
betts the said stock will be beating
The Tampa Tribune has come out
with a fierce criticism on the indus industrial
trial industrial school at Marianna, based on a
report of Superintendent McClane.
Hasn't the Tribune picked' up a re report
port report of the superintendent written
- about a year ago 7 The last report we
had from the school was that it was
The manner in which the govern government
ment government functions at present goes a long
way to confirm the belief that Mr.
Wilson is not well enough to attend
to the public business. Of all the
cabinet officers, the only men among
them trained in the callings" devoted
to the different departments are Sec
retary of State Lansing and Attorney
General Palmer. Mr. Lansing has
never shown an ability to attend to
anything but routine business, and
Mr. Palmer in his present .position
seems to have bitten off more' than he
It is time that the city and county
officials, also the parents of the boys
implicated, were looking after a
bunch of youngsters who have been
hanging out lately in the viciinty of
the armory. The worst offense of
these youngsters has been making in
decent remarks to little girls passing
by unattended by older people. They
have also smashed several windows in
the armory and one in the Temple
theater, and if they are allowed to
continue their misbehavior they will
soon make everybody but an able-1
bodied "man afraid to pass along the
street. These boys are not street
Arabs but belong to some of the best
' families in town. Also, several of
them belong to the Boy Scouts, an
Organization that has done much good
work, but now seemsv6n the toboggan.
It is time for parents to interfere be before
fore before the police dowhich will be soon.
It is also time for the Boy Scouts to
either pull themselves together and
regain their old-time morale or dis disband.
band. disband. A word to the wise is suffic sufficientlet
ientlet sufficientlet alone twenty-eight lines.
Ocala has a modest hero in her;
boundaries ,in Lieut. O. K. Morrison
of the Sixtieth Infantry, here on a
tour of inspection. Lieut. Morrison ;
saw some of the most strenuous ser service
vice service of the war, but he has not told it
on himself. And his distinguished
service cross of the American army,
and the croix de guerre given him by
France, he wears them in his trunk,
and no one in Ocala would have known
of them, nor that the lieutenant had
received four citations for gallantry,
had not a friend peached on him.
Lieut. Morrison saw mnch hard fight fighting
ing fighting in Alsace-Lorraine and Flander3,
and in that greatest of American ope operations,
rations, operations, the Meuse-Argdhne. In the
last days of that drive, he took a
prominent part'in the most dashing
American exploit of the war, and one
not excelled by the men of any army
during the great conflict the capture
of a position on the right bank of
the Meuse. This position was power powerfully
fully powerfully fortified by nature, with the
wide, deep river and a marsh beyond
it. On the American side was a canal
running parallel to the river, and the
entire area was exposed to the fire of
German artillery and machine guns.
In the darkness of a bitter cold night,
The Star has been given good rea reason
son reason to believe from what it has been
told in the last week or so that its at attacks
tacks attacks on the moonshine traffic have
been appreciated by the better ele
ment among, our men and women. It
also has hopes that it has jarred some
of the traffickers into something of an
understanding of the crime they are
committing against themselves and
We are grateful for the apprecia
tion, and desire to impress on our
readers. that the greatest token of ap appreciation
preciation appreciation that they can give us is to
keep together and wage unremitting
warfare against the evil. If they do
not do so, it wijl ruin many people,
some of them entirely innocent of any
complicity or approval of illicit dis distilling.
tilling. distilling. They should do all in their
power to expose and help prosecute
those engaged in the pernicious traf traffic.
fic. traffic. They should do what they can to
rebuke and if possible redeem, the
foolish people who drink the vile stuff.
As for those who make or sell
moonshine, it is possible that some of
they are not fully awake to the harm
they are doing. If public sentiment
continues aronsed against them, they
cannot long remain oblivious to their
delinquency. Ihen, if they quit, they
may in time win forgiveness of God
and man, but if they continue in their
illdoing they may be v certain that
Nemesis will overtake them. Come
soon or come late, the iron hand of
the law will shut" down on them some
day unless they die first.
We regret to say that : few moon
shiners can plead ignorance to their
guilt. Some of them were prohibi
tionists and are church members, and
in either case they are the most slimy
and scaly of hypocrites. They cannot
plead ignorance of either law or mor morality.
ality. morality. They are mean enough to think
they can sell slices off their souls for
lthe dirtiest of money and. yet retain
enough to keep out of hell with. They
have no more conscience than a pole
cat in a henhouse.
Moonshine liquor and gambling
caused the killing of the Chinaman,'
Loy, and the execution of his raw
derer, Joe Rice, a few months ago.
Moonshine liquor and avarice caus
ed the murder of J. J. Guthery a few
Moonshine liquor caused the auto
mobile tragedy in which a man's life
was crushed but last week."
Moonshine liquor is demoralizing
labor in several sections of the county.
Moonshine liquor is rotting the
brains and the bodies of a number of
men who would be good citizens if
they couldn't get the stuff.
Moonshine liquor is exposing the
cUizen to murder, robbery or both, of
himself, of insult or worse, "to his
women, of fatal accident to himself,
his relatives or friends at any minute
-it increases his taxes as well as his
danger. And all it is made for is to
enable some- men to besot themselves
and others to live without honest
Let every good citizen do every
think he can to help break in
ferr.al traffic up.
BY THE ROTARIANS
The Star highly appreciates the fol fol-olowing
olowing fol-olowing reslutions reecntly passed by
th? Ocala Rotary Club:
Whereas, a wave of crime has re recently
cently recently swept Over our county, leaving
in its wake the usual train of vices
alid evils, culminating in the deplor deplorable
able deplorable tragedy that took from us one
of our highly esteemed citizens; and,
Whereas, it appears to every
thoughtful citizen that the illicit
manufacture and sale df whisky, com commonly
monly commonly known as moonshine, is at the
root of the vast majority of this im immorality
morality immorality and crime; and,
Whereas, the officers of the law,
though industrious and conscientious
men, seem unable to check this evil,
or catch the evildoers; and,
Whereas, we realize it will be im-j
possible for said officers to bring
about the desired result, without the
fullest co-operation and sympathy of
every good citizen of Marion county;
Whereas, our attention has been
called to these matters in a most
forceful and fearless manner by Edi Editor
tor Editor J. H. Benjamin, in the columns of
the Ocala Star of recent date; and,
Whereas, Judge W. S. Bullock, of
the circuit court in the fifth judicial
circuit, sitting in Ocala, has made a
most powerful charge to the grand
jury to rid the county of the unlawful
traffic in liquors,
Be It Resolved:
1. That we as a body greatly de deplore
plore deplore this recent tragedy and the
chain of events leading up to it, and
the existence of the nefarious traffic
1$, v4-v.--:. &
i I I
7 v if
I. f ff i-mf i r.f ill
4 ,5BS555?v A FJ W
nhS 1 "1 7
i (- 6 -, I"
Let er blow! An exciting' yarn,
a good fire, the "satisfy smoke", and
you're fixed for the evening.
From the time you light up 'til that
last, fragrant puff Chesterfields
It's that can't -be -copied Chester Chesterfield
field Chesterfield blend that does it This exclusive
blend brings out hidden flavor and
new taste-delights that give to Chester Chesterfields
fields Chesterfields a ''satisfying99 qavdity ail their own.
And Chesterfields always reach you
in prime shape for smoking, because
every separate package is wrapped in
moisture-proof, glassine paper.
9 An extra precaution that
keeps the flavor in and the
that made it possible, and that seems
to flourish so openly in our commu community.
nity. community. 2. That we commend the firm
stand taken by our fellow Rotarian
with reference to these evils, and that
we hereby express to him our sincere
thanks and appreciation for his strong
and ringing words of condemnation
of this monster evil in its every phase,
and that we consider ourselves ex extremely
tremely extremely fortunate in making such an
editor enrolled on the membership of
our club whose slogan is "Service."
Be it further Resolved, that we do
commend most highly Judge Bullock's
charge to the grand jury, and,
3. That we hereby place ourselves
on record as standing ready at all
times to help our officers enforce the
law not only by lending our influence
in a moral way, but if necessary, fur furnishing
nishing furnishing funds to help convict any
parties found guilty of making and
selling moonshine whisky, to the end
that Marion county may be speedily
and permanently rid of the dealers in
this vicious traffic.
MIRIAM REBEKAK LODGE NO. 15
Miriam Rebekah Lodge iMo. 15
meets the first and third Monday eve evening
ning evening in each month in the Ocd Fel Fellows'
lows' Fellows' hall at 7:30 o'clock.
Miss Ruth Ervin. N. G.
Miss Ruth Hardee. Secretary.
MARION-DUNN MASONIC LODGE
Marion-Dunn Lodge No. 19, F. & A.
M. meets on the first and third
! Thursday evenings of each month at
17:30 o'clock until further notice.
Jake Brown, Secretary.
A. L. Lucas, W. M.
OCALA LODGE NO. 286, B. P. O. E.
February VICTOR Records at THE
BOOK SHOP. 6-3t
Ocala Lodge No. 286, Benevolent
and Protective Order of Elks, meets
the second and fojir 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. H. Spencer, E. R.
THE BOOK SHOP. 6-3t
VICTOR Records for February at
ARRM0C0RD GUARANTEED TIRE
SUPERIOR CORD CASINGS
ARCO NONSKID CASINGS
32x4 ..... 40.15...
Guaranteed for 8000
defect in material
or workman workman-Price
Price workman-Price $2.75
34x4 ..I.... 24.00
34x4 .' 24.50
Guaranteed against defect in ma material
terial material and workmanship for 5000
DIXIE HIGHWAY GAEAGE
JAMES ENGESSER, Proprietor
121 W. Broadway
OCALA EVENING STAR, MONDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 1920
18 ROOM HOUSE
To Close Out Estate
Located on quarter-acre
lot one block from Postottice,
cheap at $3000. Price will
be reduced $10 per day until
PRICE TODAY $2830
If interested see me at once
FRANK W. DITTO
If you have have-phone
phone have-phone five-one.
any society items,
Mr. Frank Merrin of Dade City is
a visitor in town.
Mr. J. D. Wilkes is home for a
couple of weeks from West Palm
Mr. H. G. McDavid's many friends
will regret to hear that he is very ill
ai his home in North Ocala.
: For All Classes Oi
: Stone, Brick, Wood,
: and Concrete
J. D. McCaslull
Phone 446. 728 Wenona St.
wo o to i
OAK and PINE
Cut to Any Length
GILES WOOD YARD
Mr. J. M. Akin, father of Mr. J. W.
Akin, has returned to the city after
a visit in Bradejitown.
Mr. Martindale, representative and
state distributor of. the Federal Truck
Company, isin the city today on busi
ness with the Carroll Motors Cos.
OCALA LOST TO DUVAL
Mr. Joe Borden of Newberry was
a Sunday visitor in the city. Mr.
Bcrden is manager of the phosphate
office Mr. R. C. Camp recently opened
Laxative Aspirin Cold Tablets will
absolutely relieve any cold. Money
back if not satisfied. Sold only at
Gerig's Drug Store. 1-30-tf
Mr. David Lewis left yesterday
afternoon for his home in Detroit,
after four months pleasantly spent in
the city with his sister, Mrs. Ford
Mr. S. P. Hollinrake, who is in the
automobile business in Gainesville,
and a former popular Ocalan, is in
town today and being given a warm
welcome by his many friends.
Mr. and Mrs. Gary Gallant have re returned
turned returned home from their wedding trip
and have commenced housekeeping in
their cozy bungalow on Daugherty
Mrs. George Ford and Miss Emily
Statesbury returned Saturday after afternoon
noon afternoon from a pleasant ten days' visit
elver He iaciay
UNDERTAKERS and EMBALMERS
PHONES 47. 104. J8S
Mr. C. R. Howell, who is running
a logging camp for the Rodman. Lum
ber Company, in the vicinity of Steen,
was in town visiting his friends over
Mr. W. K. Ze wad ski has taken the
case of Jake Anderson, the negro ac-
cused of being an accomplice in the
murder of Mr. Guthrey.
Cherry Bark Cough Syrup Is one of
the best. New lot just in at Gerig's
Drug Store. x 1-30-tf
Mr. Marcus Fraik of New York
city, arrived in Ocala Saturday and
is being most cordially greeted by his
many friends. Mr. Frank will be in
Ocala about a week.
Victors Admit that Our Girls Gave
Them All They Could Do
The Times-Union says of the has- j
ket ball game between the Duval and
Ocala high school teams in that city j
Playing a corking game, both on
offensive and defensive the Duval :
Tigerines last night handed the Ocala j
high school team a 24 to 16 lacing in
one of the hardest fought and most i
interestiner eames which the local
fans have had opportunity of witness witnessing
ing witnessing this season. The contest was
staged on the Y. M. C. A. court and
a large and enthusiastic audience
The first half showed the teams
evenly matched, this portion of the
contest ending with the Ocala quin quintet
tet quintet a single point ahead of the red and
white team. The Duval girls showed
splendid teamwork and an unerring
eye for goal shooting. Their passing
was especially good and. they played
a splendid game throughout. They
were unusually good on blocking and
guarding and succeeded in breaking
up a number of plays of their oppon opponents
ents opponents which might have figured in the
scoring. Their victory waS not gained
without a tough battle and the Ocala
girls deserve a full measure of credit
for the plucky fight they put up.
Misses Hanson and Webster, at
forward, starred for the Tigerines,
the former being especially good at
negotiating field goals. She was ably
assisted by Miss Webster, whose co cooperation
operation cooperation enabled her to register sev several
eral several baskets. The team, as a whole,
played a good game, each contribut contributing
ing contributing her full share in the victory.
Miss Gissendaner was the star for
the visiting girls. She covered a lot
of territory, proved adept at goal
shooting and equally good on defen defensive
sive defensive play. Her companion. Miss
Spencer, played her position in good
style and her good work prevented
the Duval girls from rolling up a
larger score. The game, as a whole,
was thoroughly interesting and both
teams showed the result of good
The line-up and summary:
Duval Girls (24). Ocala Girls (16)
Hanson (16) Gissendaner (13)
Webster (8).... Spencer (3
Williams (c) Leitner
Officials: Leavengood, referee;
Lynch, umpire; Miss Murphy, scorer;
Prof. Hensley, timekeeper.
Messrs. A. A. Griffin and Tully
Stencil, of the Carroll Motors Co.,
returned today from- Jacksonville,
where they delivered some Chalmers
cars and brought back with them
two Maxwell trucks.
Mr. B. F. Bullock returned yester yesterday
day yesterday to his home at White Springs
after a few days spent in the city the
guest of relatives. Mr. Bullock came
to Ocala to attend the funeral of his
nephew, Mr. Harry Bullock, which
took place Saturday morning at 10
Arrival and Departure oT passenger
trains at OCALA UNION STATION
The following schedule figures pub
l.i-hed as information and not guar
(Eastern Standard Time)
SEABOARD AIR LINE RAILROAD
2:15 am Jacksonville-N'York 2:10 am
l:D5pm Jacksonville 1:30 pm
4:05 pm Jacksonville 4:25 pin
2:15 am Tampa 2:15 am
2:lXam Manatee- 3:35 pm
1:50 pm Tampa-Manatee 1:35 pm
4:25 pm Tampa-St. P'tersbrg 4:05 pm
ATLANTIC COAST LINE RAILROAD
2:12 pra Jacksonville-N'York 3:15 am
1:45 pm JTcsonville-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-LTcelnd 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.
Misses Ellen Stripling and Helen
Jones expect to go to Tampa tomor tomorrow
row tomorrow to remain in that city during the
South Florida Fair. Miss Stripling
will be the guest of Mrs. J. N. Bryan,
am1 Mrs. Ed. Morgan will entertain
The Duval Tigerines entertained
the members of the Ocala high school
basket ball team most hospitably dur during
ing during their stay in Jacksonville. After
the game, at the home of Miss Cor Cornelia
nelia Cornelia McMurray, the Ocala girls were
tendered a dance, which was thoroly
enjoyed. Professor Hensley chap chaperoned
eroned chaperoned the girls, who beside the
members of the team were Misses
Cornelia Dozier and Jess Dehon, sub substitutes,
stitutes, substitutes, and the team's coach. Miss
Louise Spencer. They all returned
Sunday afternoon, reporting a most
The friends of that clever young
roldier, Sergeant James.G. O'Brien,
who was in charge of the Ocala re recruiting
cruiting recruiting office for some months, and
was here with the recruiting party
j !ast week, will be interested to learn
i oC his marriage recently to a pretty
and charming Miami girl, Miss Sadie
Mamie Dowling. The young people
ht.ve their home in Miami as much of
the time as Sergeant O'Brien's duties
do not keep him elsewhere.
Miss Maude Alexander of Brooks Brooks-ville,
ville, Brooks-ville, has arrived in the city and will
be one of the new nurses at Bayside
hospital on the boulevard. Tampa
The foregoing item will be of inter
est to many Ocala people, as Miss
Alexander has on a number of occas occasions
ions occasions been the guest of Mrs. E. T. Hel Hel-venston.
venston. Hel-venston. Last September Miss Alex Alexander
ander Alexander graduated from Johns Hopkins
hospital, Baltimore, and since then
has been nursing in her home town,
Brooksville. The many friends here
of Miss Alexander will congratulate
her on her successful career.
Southern Folks Testify
Columbus, Ga.: 'Mauy times during
my life Dr. Pierce3 Favorite Prescription
has been of much
benefit to me. I
Lave taken it when
suffering from fem fem-inine
inine fem-inine troubles
which had caused
rue to become all
run-down and when
I was going thru
middle life I de depended
pended depended entirely
upon the Pre Prescription'
scription' Prescription' to keep
me well, it being
my only medicine,
and I came thru
the change in splendid health. I can highly
recommend 'Favorite Prescription for
weak women or those approaching the
critical time of life, it is the best medicine
I have ever taken." MRS. S. A. Mo
QUINN, 2013 -ith Ave.
A Woman's Tonic and Nervine
Augusta, Ga.: "During all of my mar married
ried married life I have found Dr. Pierce's Favorite
Prescription to le a splendid tonic and
nervine. I wasn the vf-rge of nervous pro prostration
stration prostration when I first started to take the
'Prescription' (during the first year of my
married life) and it cured me of my ner nervousness
vousness nervousness and so built me up in health that
ever since that time I have depended upon
it to.restore me to a better condition when whenever
ever whenever I have become weak, nervous and
rundown. It has never once failed to
strengthen me and relieve me of the ner nervousness
vousness nervousness and I consider it the best medicine
in the world for women who .air weak and
ailing." MUS. II. J. MILLKIt. 824
Bilious Attacks and Sick-Headaches
Augusta, Ga.: "Dr. Pierce's -pleasant
Pellets are the bust I have ever u.-oJ. I
give them to all rnemlers of my f;i:ui!v ;t1
I consider them very good for thiidn.t,
being easy to take, and while they are very
effective, they do not cause distress. Tin y
act on the liver, toning it up when f-hnrjii!i,
and for constipation, bilious attuc-:.; or
sick-be:nlaehcs the 'Pleasant Pellet.-' are
especially fine. Dr. Pierce's Pleasant Pal Pallets
lets Pallets should 1 kept in every horn" n- a
f-wiilv inci; -ne." MILS. YV. li. IVr "If,
i i:- t-.s si.
NATIONAL WEEK OF
SONG, FEB. 22 TO 29
The above dates have been chosen
as the "National Week of Song," the
object being to focus attention and
interest upon the week whichincludes
Washington's birthday and to use eve every
ry every means possible to impress upon our
nation the importance of song in na national
tional national life. The movement was start started
ed started in the schools, however every
church, club and home has been ask asked
ed asked to co-operate with the schools in
making all America sing. It has
grown to be a movement in the inter interest
est interest of community singing, a movement
to help make America a happier, na nation
tion nation by making America a singing na nation,
tion, nation, a movement to awaken and de develop
velop develop a great national and patriotic
spirit which will amalgamate our peo people
ple people and inspire them with high ideals.
The better element of America is sick
of "rag" and "jazz" an dwants to in inculcate
culcate inculcate in our children and young peo people
ple people a love for good songs and good
As a teacher or public school music
in Marion county and as state chair chairman
man chairman of music in the Federation of
Women's Clubs, I wish to urge every
teacher in the schools of our county to
have a roll of honor and to place upon
it the name of every boy and girl who
will memorize by the time of the week
of song, "The Star Spangled Banner,"
"America," "Ameriea the Beautiful,'
"Columbia the Gem of the Ocean" and
"Dixie." Begin at once preparing a
special program, for if properly em emphasized
phasized emphasized this week of song can be
made a mighty force in the work of
Americanization. Sing only standard
hymns and patriotic and folk songs,
such as quicken the heart beat and
inspire the soul.
This national week of song if ob observed
served observed in the proper spirit can be
made a wonderful week in the lives of
our people and of our nation.
Belleview. Feb. 4. Mr. and Mrs
Ross who have been visiting at the
home of J. T. Hames, returned to their
home in Charleston, S. C, Wednesday.
Mr. and Mrs. W. M. Brown and
baby of Greensboro, N. C, are with
the latter's parents, Mr. and Mrs. S.
Eddie Armstrong took a business
J. H. BONNER & CO.
UNDERTAKERS and EMBALMERS
201, 215 E. ADAMS ST.
Careful Estimates made on all Con Contract
tract Contract work. Gives More and Better
Work for the Money than any other
e-ontractor in the city.
Ocala is welcoming two new resi
dents, who are Messrs. L. G. and B.
B. Watkins These two gentlemen are
representing the Longlife Roofing &
Paint Co., of Rome, Ga., and they in
formed the Star that they have come
here to help us save money and pre
serve wooden buildings. They are ex expecting
pecting expecting their families to arrive Sat
urday and they will go to" housekeep
ing in comfortable apartments at the
home of Mr. and Mrs. C. C. Bryant.
Mr. and Mrs. James I. Miller and
handsome little son, Thomas of Rich Richmond,
mond, Richmond, Va., and Henderson. N. C, left
yesterday after a pleasant visit with
Mr. Miller's sister, Mrs. Frank E.
Waetherbee and family. Mr. Miller,
who is president and general manager
of the J. P. Taylor Tobacco Co.. of
Richmond, is one of the leading finan financiers
ciers financiers of that section. He will visit his
boyhood home in Leesburg, going on
to Palm Beach and probably to Cuba.
They may return to Ocala for another
visit before going home.
m DR. CLIFFORD B. AYER
Has gone north to take a post postgraduate
graduate postgraduate course. He will not be in
his office before March 7th. 5-m
tri -. tn Tflmna last week.
Calvary, Feb. 2 The people of Cal-j Th Ci- Tp. eave a dance at
vary welcome Mr. Gus Liddon and ;t hnl1 ast.Fridav nie-ht. Needham's
family, who have recently moved on j orrhestra furnished music and a
the Vogt place. Mr. Cobia formerly , ,e crowd was present. The next
occupied tms place, out movea 10 me j dance win be given Friday, Feb. 13th.
The pupils of Calvary school who
have been present every day for the
past month are: Eighth grade, Dollie
Miss Hazel V. Smith of Jacksonville
war with her parents, Mr. and Mrs.
S. N. Smith from Friday till Sunday.
Miss Gertrude L. Carter, who has
Morrison; fifth grade, Ben Buhl and beo nthe guest 0f ss Majorie Mer Mer-Marion
Marion Mer-Marion Buhl; third grade, Douglas riil for the Dast week. returned to her
Buhl, Burt Buhl, Randolph Morrison, hcme in L adv Lake Saturday.
Ernest Wallace; second grade, Leslie
I. Home, Louise Buhl; first grade,
Margaret Morrison; beginner's class,
Wilma Buhl. There are 22 members
enrolled at the Calvary school.
Mr. and Mrs. M. J. Morrison made
a business trip to the home of Mr. and
Mrs. Cobia last Friday night.
Mr. and Mrs. M. J. Morrison and
family spent Sunday with Mr. Mor Morrison's
rison's Morrison's parents and sister, Mr. and
Mrs. J. W. Morrison and Miss Dollie
Mr. L. L. Home has purchased a
r 8 hearty
ll meal, you'll
VI jp stuffy, feeling
' jlf if you chew
' a stick of
Other benefits: to teeth.
breath, appetite, nerves.
That's a good deal to
fief for 5 cents!
Sealed Tight Kept flight
H -gggajsvgL it' "ftJ
(11 1 PS3M3IIM ftr
11 tiK$ If7 Siiv lLl&i
Let us quote you prices
on a Monument or Head Headstone
stone Headstone to mark the last rest resting
ing resting place of yourilloved
MARBLE OR GRANITE.
E. W. LEAVENGOOD, Mgr.
N. Magnolia St.
Mr. and Mrs. Van Taerle of Illinois
have rented the McClure cottage for
There will be a purlo given at the
town hall Friday night, Feb. 6th, for
the benefit of the Epworth League. A
charge of 25 cents a plate will be
made. The proceeds are to go to towards
wards towards buying a new organ for the M.
Next Monday night, Feb. 9th, there
will be a box supper given atthe town
hall. The proceeds will" be used to towards
wards towards electric lights for the Baptist
If Everything Was As
Cheap As Our Ie
The cost of living would be as low as it was in the good old days.
No use worrying, however, because it isnt that way. Be glad that
Ice is helping to keep down the cost of living, besides giving you
better food and a greater variety of it than your grandfather's fam family
ily family ever had.
Ocala Ice '&. PaeMiig Co.
MOSS! MOSS! MOSS!
We have opened a warehouse in Ocala and
will buy all the cured moss brought to us.
SELL YOUR MOSS
On Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays
OCALA MOSS FACTORY
(Branch Vego'IIair Manufacturing Co.," Palatka.)
Orange Street, Near Seaboard Depot.
Mr. Gus Liddon has also purchased jrs. George Grunthal entertained
a new truck.
Ben Buhl of the fifth grade and Dol
lie Morrison of the eighth grade made
above 90 per cent in their studies dur during
ing during Janaury at school.
25 PER CENT GUARANTEED
On your investment in one of my
small farms. If this interests you,
write me. J. R. Davis, Bartow, Flor Florida.
ida. Florida. 2-7-llt
at the club house Tuesday with with a
Zvj party. Mrs. Wells and Eddie Arm-;
strong ?,an? and refreshments were
Mr. Turner and Mr. Cam of Ocala
vir-ited our school last Thursday.
VOLLAND Valentines at THE
BOOK SHOP. 6-3t
Complete line of VALENTINES at
Anti-Monopoly Drug Store. 6-7t
We arc now prepared to Contract for House
Painting and Decorating
OCALA EVENING STAB, MONDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 1920
Temperature Sunday morning'. 38 H
this morning, 35. Temperature yester yesterday
day yesterday afternoon, 58; this afternoon, 64.
Miss Rena Smith is home after a
pleasant visit to Atlanta.
Mr. and Mrs. Rizbridger, who have
apartments at the home of Mrs.
Emily Green, have gone to St. Cloud,
for a visit.
LECTURE AT THE
WOMAN'S CLUB TONIGHT
Dr. C. F. Hodge, a 'noted biologist,
will lecture at the Woman's Club to tonight
night tonight and the public is most cordially
invited to be present. There will be
no admission charge. Come out and j
hear one of the finest orators in the
country. He will lecture on-health.
REVIVAL AT CHRISTIAN CHURCH
BLANK BOOKS for every use at
THE BOOK SHOP. 6-3t
Mr. Robert Burford, after two
weeks spent in and around Ocala. left
yesterday for Jacksonville en route
to his home in Atlanta.
Loose Leaf books of every kind at
THE BOOK SHOP. 6-3t
Mr. W. K. Zewadski Jr., wife and
son, well known here, took an airplane
flight together over Tampa the other
. Mr. R. C. Camp has made himself
happy by buying one of those classy
Studetjaker sixes from Mr. Murphy,
the local agent.
Bring us your prescriptions; we fill
them right. Anti-Monopoly' Drug
Store. Phone 123. 3-10t
, Mr. G. A. Robinson of Gainesville,
district agent for the Fruit Growers
Express, was in Ocala Saturday, to
visit the local representative. Mr. W.
John Forbes is another young vol volunteer
unteer volunteer for the navy. He goes t'
Jacksonville tomorrow for final e.v
The members of Mcintosh Christian
church attended the revival meeting
here yesterday. Dinner was served in
the auditorium at the close of the
morning service by the local congre congregation.
gation. congregation. A large crowd heard the
evangelist last night.
"Hell" will be the subject for to tonight.
night. tonight. Services at 7:49 p. m.
Mrs. Winston will sing a solo at
this evening's service.
Use the Star's Unclassified Co?umn.
SATURDAY NIGHT'S RALLY
WANTED. LOST, FOUND, FOR j
SALE, FOR RENT AND SIM-
ILAR LOCAL NEEDS
RATES-i-Six line maximum, one
time, 25c. ;three times, 50c; six times
75c.; one month $3. Payable in advance.
The rally for the army drive on the
courthouse square Saturday evening
was largely attended. "The piazza of
the Ocala House, kindly loaned by
Mr. Adams as a platform, was appro appropriately
priately appropriately decorated with flags. Mr:
Duval presided over the meeting. Aft After
er After hearing a fine solo by Mrs. Manly,
the people were addressed by Mr. W.
T. Gary on "Appreciation of the
Army," and by Mayor Anderson on
"Advantages of the Army." Both the
singer and the speakers highly pleas pleased
ed pleased their hearers.
Mrs. A. A. Hillman's many friends
will regret to. learn of her continued
illness. She was taken to the hospi hospital
tal hospital yesterday and underwent an ope operation
ration operation this morning and it is sincerely
hoped that she will soon be on the
road to recovery.
Mr. and Mrs. Sams of New Smyrna,
were visitors in town this morning, en
route to, their home from Gainesville,
and spent several hours in the city
visiting friends. Mrs. Sams before
her marriage was Miss Elizabeth Tay Taylor
lor Taylor of Gainesville7"and is well and
popularly known in this city.
Mrs. Robert Camp and daughter,
Mrs. Nathan Cook and her baby of
Franklin, Va., are guests at the home
of Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Camp. Mrs.
Cook before her marriage as Miss
Antoinette Camp-visited in Ocala at
the home of Vlr. and Mrs. Clarence
Camp and made many friends who
will be glad to know of -her return.
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 7:30 p.
rn. A warm welcome always extended
to visiting brothers.
C. W. Moremen, N. G.
W. L. Colbert, Secretary.
Use the Star's Unclassified Column.
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.
WANTED -Reliable man to
represent us in Ocala. At Attractive
tractive Attractive proposition. Refer References
ences References requried. PalatRa Es Es-senkay
senkay Es-senkay Service Co., Palatka,
WANTED Customers for strictly
fresh eggs, also country butter. De Delivered
livered Delivered twice weekly. Address H. W.
Helman, Route A. Box 130, Ocala,
rOR SALE Ford touring car, 1919
modol in first class condition; also one
Chevrolet roadster and two Chevrolet
touring cars. All bargains. Call at
our garage. Ocala Iron Works. 5-6t
EGGS FOR SALE Limited quantity
Barred Plymouth Rock eggs for hatch hatching;
ing; hatching; $1.50 for 15. Phone 304. R. N.
Dosh, 702 S. 4th St. 4-6t
FURNITURE, ETC. i huy and ae'l
second hand furniture. Experts put it
in good condition before re-selling.
Repair sewing machines, lawn mow mowers,
ers, mowers, enamel ware, etc. J. W. Hunter,
310, 312, 314 South Main St. 23-tf
FOR SALE Fancy hand picked Va Valencia
lencia Valencia peanuts, $4 per bushel. Also
floated chufa seed, $8 per bushel. Ap Apply
ply Apply Bitting & Co.. Ocala. 9-6t
"WANTED Fifty thousand seed cane.
Will pay two dollars per hundred. W.
J. Wilson, Fort McCoy. 9-6t
FOR SALE 1917 Ford with cut
down body. Just recently overhauled.
New tires and tubes all around. Price
$250. W? J. Wilson, Fort McCoy,
FOR SALE Ten acres land in coun county."
ty." county." Sec. 26, Tp. 17, R. 22. Make cffer.
A. C. Roth, -Armstrong, Ind. 3l-9t
Mr. E. A. Nolan and son, Charlie
Nolan and daughter, Miss Nellie, are
in the city for a visit to Mr. Nolan's
niece, Mrs. T. B. Barnes. On their
way here in their car, they stoDped at
Rollins College, where Mr. Nolan's
other daughter, Miss Eunice, is a
student, and 'added her "with two
schoolmates, Misses Leola Wilbur and
Fern Singleterry, to the party. When
they return to Miami Mrs. Barnes will
accompany them for a visit.
- Judge Smith did a good day's work
Saturday. In addition to the three
weddings elsewhere noted, he issued
licenses to William C. Cassels and
Miss Tallulah Gnann and .H. Otis
Brass and Miss Beatrice Magan, all of
the Orange Lake section.
Mr. Ernest Vogt and wife of At Atlanta
lanta Atlanta are in the city, visiting Mr.
Vogts' mother, Mrs. Alice Vogt, and
his brother, Mr. Fred Vogt, and fam family.
ily. family. Mr. Vogt is an Ocala boy, but
has made his home for years in At Atlanta
lanta Atlanta where he is a. successful drug druggist.
gist. druggist. Our young friend, James Ellis, has
volunteered for the navv and leaves
tomorrow for Jacksonville, to take
final examination. Jimmy is a little
under weight, but we advise the navy
to take him. He has all the other
qualifications and will soon make up
Mr. S.-M. Hooper has made consid considerable
erable considerable improvements in his tidy little
barbershop since moving into the of office
fice office rooms formerly occupied by Dr.
Van Hood. He Has fitted up in the
rear of his main office, with a sep separate
arate separate entrance, ja. special room where
ladies can have their hair washed or
stay while their little children have
their hair cut. A fine shower bath
with hot and cold water has also been
Fresh lot of Influenza" Sero Sacterin
(Mulford's). just in. We keep oar Bac Bac-terins
terins Bac-terins and Serums on ice all the time.
Ycur doctor will appreciate this. Call
us up when you want some. Gerigv's
Oklawaha River Views at THE
BOqK SHOP. ... 6-3t
Another fresh shipment of Nun-
nally's, "The Csndyvof the South," at
G trig's Drug Store. -1-30-tf
Stop! Have you tried Federal Bread
the "best bread in the world." 20-:f
FOR SALE Our seeds are carefully
selected and tested for Florida. Send
or our special price list far farmers
and gardnert. Mann-Hodge Seed Co.,
Palatka, Fla. 1-27-lm
SELECTED line of VALENTINES
at THE BOOK SHOP. 6-3t
W. K. Lane, M. TV, Physic.tn and
Surgeon, specialist Eye, Ear, Nose and
Throat. Office over 5 and 10 cent
store, Ocala FJa. tt
FOR SALE Eggs for hatching:
Single Comb White Leghorns. (Yards
at North Lake Weir). Address S.
Appell, Oklawaha, Fla. 27-12t
FOR SALE (Wood Cut to Order.)
Reduce the-high cost of keeping com
fortable this winter by buying your
wood cut read to burn direct from the
producer, thereby saving the profits
of the city wood 5ard. Orders filled
anywhere in the city. Phone 39 M. C.
P. Howell, Ocala. 20-m
All customers of Federal Bread arc
satisfied customers. Ask them. tf
Get rid of those aches and pains;
take Mystery Red Drops for Rheu
matism and Blood Disorders. At the
Anti-Monopoly Drug Store. 19-lm
'x MOTORISTS : Protect
J-bN your eyes from sun, road
KgSfef .?lar, dust and wind.
"p Sec J$ Wear tinted protectors
'W.wC- by day and clear protec
tors at night.
DR. K. J. WEIHE,
Optometrist and Optician.
is not just "a put-together"
remedy or one that "just hap happened,"
pened," happened," but the result ,of years
of practical knowledge by ex expert
pert expert chemists and druggists
who wanted to market the
BEST and MOST RELIABLE
SALVE that could be evolved.
We KNOW that in TREXO
we have it every user tells
their friends of how much good
it has done them, until now
there are very few homes here
where TREXO is not known
It is the ONLY Stainless
Salve.. It sells for 30c and 60c
and can be had at all druggists.
HADSOCK'S WOOD YARD Phone
your orders to Smoak's shop. Phone
FOR; SALE My home on Oklawaha
avenue. Will sell furnished or unfur unfurnished.
nished. unfurnished. Mrs. Maude Horne. 3-12t
FOR SALE Rent or exchange, five five-rocm
rocm five-rocm house; firts cla$s condition. Lot
50 x 105, North Ocala. Cash or time.
Address Box 424, Ocala, or Star of office.
fice. office. v 4-tf
FOR SALE Buick touring car; 17
model; gootl condition. A bargain for
$850. Box 178, city. 4-6t
PERSONAL At sometime recently I
have exchanged furs with some one.
I' shall be pleased to return the one
I now have to the owner in exchange
foi mine. Mrs. E. A. Osborne. 6-3t
FOR SALE At a sacrifice, six-room
house; bath and sleeping porch; on
N. Magnolia stret, Magnolia Heights.
Absolutely unimcumbered; $1000 in
surance paid up to Nov. 1921. Price
for quick sale $1250. See F. W. Ditto,
Ocala, or write P. D. Odell, Andrews,
S. C. 6-16t
I PYLES & PERKINS CO
(Successors to E. C. Jordan & Co.)
Funeral Directors and Embalmers
Calls Answered Promptly, Day or Night
117 East Oklawaha Avenue
RESIDENCE PHONE 225
FOR SALE A number one Jersey
milk cow, has been milking thirteen
months and now making four pounds
of butter per week; will freshen April
20th, being her third calf. C. P. How Howell,
ell, Howell, phone 39M. Residence southwest
city on Dunnellon road. 16t
FOR SALE Having more stock than
I need and cutting down farming
operations, I have for sale one fine
horse coming five years old; one fine
brood mare with colt five months old,
will foal again in the fall; also one
good brood mare will foal in the
spring. Will sell ail or trade for cat-tic-
C. P. Howell, phone 39M. Resi
dence southwest of city, Dunnellon
J II. Spencer
W. R. Pedriclc
THE OCALA (GAS ENGINE W0MK
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. f
Acetylene Welding Our Specialty
OCALA GAS EM(GIME WORM!
SPENCER & PEDRICK, Proprietors.
" When Better Automobiles Are Built buick Will Build Them
Ocklavvaha Avenue and Osceola St.
STOP at our place -LOOK
at our equipment
(or handling VUCANIZ VUCANIZ-ING
ING VUCANIZ-ING LISTEN to what our
customers say about our
Service and you'll be
convinced that this is
the proper place to have
yoir work done.
GAS, OILS & ACCESSORIES
Phone 78, 107 Oklawaha Ave.
TEMPLE THE ATE&, WED. FEB. 11
HARVEY D.ORR OFFERS
II (V T .-V-. 1 v. I mm m. m .
Mi' I SzTJitVtKUtfnriQ
f 11 I
STRAYED From pasture five miles
northwest of Ocala. Feb. 2nd, year-old
Jersey bull; very dark; no mark or
brand. Libertl reward for return. J.
M. Fennell, Route B, Box 30. Ocala, J
Three-pound bucket J1 AH
CRISCO D1 AJKJ
TALL CREAM TC
per dozen cans P A f J
WHITE RING Self-rising FLOUR
24-lb. bag WHITE RING tf -I 7C
Flour li J
1 -lb. bucket
40 to 50 PRUNES, two
two packages for. .
I III Kl 11 I 1 1 if
75c SI S1.50 S2.
SEATS READY AT THE
(best at any price)
HUNTER'S AUTO EXCHANGE
TOPS New, covered, patched and coated with a I
pateut wax paste that makes old. tops absolutely Z
water proof. J
PAINTING Autos 'painted, striped and finished
in best of material. Z
UPHOLSTERING We are prepared to give you I
satisfactory service in upholstering backs, seats
or cushions. I
TIRES. TUBES. GAS and OIF.S
23 PER CENT G U A K ANTEED
On your investment in one of my
sn-all farms. If this interests yon,
write me. R. Davis, Bartow, Flor
Extra Fancy Evaporated
Peaches, per pound
No. 2 cans Baltimore Toma- 1 C
toes, standard pack XOC
Let us repair, paint and upholster yourjear, I
so you can enfoy It yourself, or sell to an
AUTOS BOUGHT, SOLD and REPAIRED
JT. W. HUNTER
Anolo SOUTH MAGNOLIA STREET g?!, Z
vtCUa OLD METROPOLITAN THEATER IU1 llld
Delivered anywhere in town
Phone 377 1 Advertise ana get itesults
xml version 1.0 encoding UTF-8 standalone no
fcla fda yes
!-- Ocala evening star ( Newspaper ) --
METS:mets OBJID UF00075908_05491
METS:metsHdr CREATEDATE 2014-07-31T23:17:12Z ID LASTMODDATE 2009-04-29T15:57:01Z RECORDSTATUS COMPLETE
METS:agent ROLE CREATOR TYPE ORGANIZATION
METS:name UF,University of Florida
OTHERTYPE SOFTWARE OTHER
Go UFDC FDA Preparation Tool
METS:mdWrap MDTYPE MODS MIMETYPE textxml LABEL Metadata
mods:accessCondition This item is presumed to be in the public domain. The University of Florida George A. Smathers Libraries respect the intellectual property rights of others and do not claim any copyright interest in this item.
mods:genre authority marcgt newspaper
mods:identifier type OCLC 11319113
LCCN sn 84027621
mods:languageTerm text English
code iso639-2b eng
mods:physicalLocation University of Florida
mods:note dates or sequential designation Began in 1895; ceased in 1943.
Description based on: Vol. 1, no. 5 (June 24, 1895).
funding Funded by NEH in support of the National Digital Newspaper Project (NDNP), NEH Award Number: Project #00110855
mods:publisher Porter & Harding
mods:placeTerm marccountry flu
mods:dateIssued February 09, 1920
marc point start 1895
mods:frequency Daily (except Sunday)
mods:recordIdentifier source UF00075908_05491
mods:recordOrigin Imported from (OCLC)11319113
mods:recordContentSource University of Florida
mods:extent v. : ; 61 cm.
mods:title Ocala weekly star
mods:subject SUBJ651_1 lcsh
mods:geographic Ocala (Fla.)
Marion County (Fla.)
mods:country United States
Ocala evening star
Ocala Evening Star
alternative displayLabel Other title
OTHERMDTYPE SOBEKCM SobekCM Custom
sobekcm:Name Porter & Harding
sobekcm:PlaceTerm Ocala, Fla.
sobekcm:statement UF University of Florida
sobekcm:SerialHierarchy level 1 order 1920 1920
3 9 9
GML Geographic Markup Language
gml:Point label Place of Publication
DAITSS Archiving Information
daitss:AGREEMENT_INFO ACCOUNT PROJECT UFDC
File Technical Details
METS:fileGrp USE reference
METS:file GROUPID G1 JP21 imagejp2 CHECKSUM 51ab55d6903ba15799fda0b681b5c65c CHECKSUMTYPE MD5 SIZE 9529308
METS:FLocat LOCTYPE OTHERLOCTYPE SYSTEM xlink:href 0140.jp2
G2 JP22 1fc9e5aed44aa7f74b12f91179d3e2e7 9491231
G3 JP23 1eeb5b4d8b5dfdc702677bdf117cf7bf 9547856
G4 JP24 49788e2feeba59b04383b252de59608a 9741564
TIF1 imagetiff a1f5f993b476a17ce410b049cea5095e 76215307
TIF2 58344e6ca78019e36874a42e9a9cf645 75910674
TIF3 078609ed09cb625044c48013ab39ad91 76373859
TIF4 273ccd3bf118be92e9fcc46c22f27841 77925663
TXT1 textplain 46ac6de9fe90294443dd91a1b9d280b3 23959
TXT2 e319030366542287c10c984bed0f4b90 15077
TXT3 24e088570e8c4b33a9d858992b55a0ad 19087
TXT4 e5e0cfd0c99e3d2e58ef291c3e76bb9b 15391
ALTO1 unknownx-alto f0dec18a4fe7730d3b624c2f199e609e 724875
ALTO2 a53d6b77c706da03c46a1ca8dead2564 477332
ALTO3 3848810309b6dfd2c37f8945a0fcd239 602291
ALTO4 c3e41bb0a42ff6eb8140f644dac0140f 497804
METS1 unknownx-mets 20f3b4ed6f96058f3b378436336f03f7 9858
METS:structMap STRUCT1 physical
METS:div DMDID ADMID The ORDER 0 main