Fair tonight and Thursday.
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Hands of His Partisans
ITALIAHS YET HQLD1UG THE PIAVE LINE AGAINST THE AUSTRQ-
Stockholm, Nov. 14. Premier Ker Ker-ensky
ensky Ker-ensky has entered Petrograd, accord-
to a dispatch received from a
edish news agency at Haparanda
on the Russfan border. A majority of
the Maximalist troops joined the pre premier's
mier's premier's forces? the correspondent says.
NEARLY ALL RUSSIA WITH HIM
London, Norr-14. -The Finnish tel telegraph
egraph telegraph bureau says the whole of Rus Russia
sia Russia except a small part of Petrograd
is now in the hands of the. provisional
government. Kerensky, who is in Pet Petrograd,
rograd, Petrograd, ha staken virtuall ythe entire
city. s ."
BOLSHEVIKI ARE BANDITTI
Copenhagen, Nov. 14. A dispatch
tq the Berlingske Tidende says that
Eric Hjorth, a Swedish director, who
left Petrograd Saturday and arrived
at Saparanda, declared that the situa situation
tion situation in the Russian capital is terrible.
Virtually all administration had ceas
ed, the authorities having given up
all attempts to continue work. Bol Bol-sheviki
sheviki Bol-sheviki soldiers and sailors were
sweeping through the city like robber
bands, committing all sorts of. ex excesses,
cesses, excesses, and crime. Food was exceed exceedingly
ingly exceedingly scarce .and prices were so high
that it was impossible to pay them.
Nearly the entire population was
awaiting the arrival of Premier Ker Ker-ensky's
ensky's Ker-ensky's troops to be relieved of the
ITALIANS HOLD THEIR OWN
Italian Army Headquarters, Tues Tuesday,
day, Tuesday, Nov. 13. The Piave line still
holds in the main against the heavy
continuous artillery fire and efforts of
the Teutons to cross the stream. Ital Italian
ian Italian infantry either destroyed or push pushed
ed pushed back German raiding parties at attempting
tempting attempting to cross the river.
Rome, Nov. 14. The withdrawal of
the Italian forces northeast of Asiago"
is announced by the war office. On
the lower Piave the attack con
tinues on the Germans who yesterday
affected a crossing ner Zenson.
TEUTONS TOOK TOWNS
Berlin, Nov. 14. The capture by
the Austro-German forces: operating
against the Italians of the towns of
Primalens, in the Sugama valley and
Feltre, west of the Upper Piave river,
was announced today by army head headquarters.
quarters. headquarters. ;
-AMERICAN AVIATORS AT WORK
With the American army in France
American army aviators have par
ticipAted in bombing raids over Ger Germany
many Germany and have also been doing obser observation
vation observation duty on various points along
the battle line. These are officers of
the regular army, some of whom had
been flying before the United States
entered the war, while others had
been on duty at training centers.
An Atlantic Port, Nov. 14. News
of thev destruction by a German sub submarine
marine submarine of the American steamer D.
N. Luckenbach on October 27, was
brought here yesterday by twenty twenty-four
four twenty-four survivors of the crew. Five of
the crew-were killed.
Thevessel was sunk in the Bay of
"Biscay, about a hundred miles from
the French coast, by an unseen tor torpedo,
pedo, torpedo, whose explosion killed the five
men. The survivors said they were
picked up by a Danish ship two days
after the sinking.
PLUMBING AND ELECTRICAL
When you have plumbing or elec electrical
trical electrical contracting, let us furnish you
estimates. No job too large and none
too small, tf H. W. Tucker.
We are agents for Kodaks and the
'Rastman N. C. films. Gerig's. 29-tf
Have your prescriptions filled at
Ceng's by registered pharmacists, tf
ORTH lit APPEAL
German-American Editor Dismayed
at His Prospective So Sojourn
journ Sojourn in Jail
(Associated Press) v
Columbia S. C, No v1 4. Accumu Accumulated
lated Accumulated sentences amounting to "four "fourteen
teen "fourteen months in the federal peniten penitentiary
tiary penitentiary at Atlanta and fines aggregat aggregating
ing aggregating $1200 were given Albert Orth, the
publisher of a German language
newspaper at Charleston, following
his conviction late yesterday for as assisting
sisting assisting Germans to escape from the
Atlanta prison. Orth gave notice of
WILL ENTER ACTIVE
SERVICE AT ONCEf
Washington, Nov. 14.- All men who
have qualified in officers' -training
camps and given commissions will
practically all be assigned immediate immediately
ly immediately to active service either with -the
troops or with service schools Secre
tary Baker has announced. ...
AMERICAN TOYS FOR
. (Associated Press
Washington, Nov. 14. Announcer
ment is made bythe commerce depart department
ment department that American manufacturers
had developed "a toy industry which
could not merely supply ; home de demands,
mands, demands, but will export their surplus
thus insuring toys to fill the stockings
of American kiddies Christmas.
URGENT NEED OF MEN
FOR THE NAVY
Navy Recruiting Station,
Ocala, Fla., Nov. 14, 1917.
This station has been notified to use
special efforts to enlist'and secure all
the men we can for duty in the en engineer
gineer engineer corps as firemen. Ages 21 to
35 ; s pay to start ; with, $36 up per
month. Georgia and Jlonda s quota
of firemen is 140 of the third class
and we must secure them by Dec
15th. Let us work together and have
Marion and nearby counties give their
share and let them know that the
Ocala station is on the job.
. Colored Men Wanted
Colored men, now is the chance for
you to get in the navy. This station
has been instructed to get 20 colored
men between the ages of 18 and 35;
pay $37 : up per month, including
board and clothes. Come now before
it is too late. We must have these
men by Dec. 15th. Call around and be
one of them. V
There are' vacancies for apprentice
machinists, telegraph T opera
tors and amateur wireless men for,
the radio service and other branches.
. The navy offers you chances of
learning a trade, seeing the world and
opportunities for becoming a commis commissioned
sioned commissioned officer. Compare your earnings
in civil life with the navy pay. When
you are out of a job, sick, laid off on
account pf strikes, etc., you pay stops,
and "your personal expenses are piling
up and it will take months' for you to
get straight with the world. In the
navy yu haye.no cause to worry.
When you are sick "or home or fur furlough,
lough, furlough, your pay goes on the same,
and you board and medical care is
furnished free. Af terserving your
country 16, 20 and. 3(Tyears, you. get
a pension with pay large enough to
keep you from having to go to work.
How many places can jjou find in civil
life that will give yoil'such r offers ?
Nowdays when you get old and slow,
on the job, out you go. a young man
takes your place and -perhaps: you
have held that position for 25 years,
OCALA, FLORIDA. WEDNESDAY. NOVEMBER
Presidio, Texas, Nov. 14.- Fighting
! between Villa's forces and govern
ment troops began at Ojinaga early
this morning. No artillery or machine
guns are being used in the attack.
American troops are guarding the
ford opposite Ojinaga. It is reported
that bullets fell on the American side
of the river.
Ojinaga, Mexico Nov. 14. After
two hours of fighting early today, the
Villa forces were driven off b,y Mexi Mexican
can Mexican government troops under- Gen General
eral General Cordova, it was officially an announced.
nounced. announced. A-
SALE OF 111 STAMPS
No Better Way for People to Invest
Small Amounts and at the Same
Time Aid the Nation
Washington, Nov. 14. Investment
in war-saving certificates will be as
simple as the purchase of postage
x mt a
stamps under a plan announced last
night, by Secretary McAdoo for the
nation-wide certificate sales, campaign
which will be inaugurated on Monday
Any person may invest amounts as
small as twenty-five ctnts at a time
at postoffices, banks or trust compan companies,
ies, companies, at most railroad stations, ( stores
and factories and at many other pub public
lic public -j places where accredfted persons
will act as authorized selling agents.
KAfter the sales begin the certificates
may be purchased at any time. At
the average 1918 selling price such
investments in certificates will yield
4 interest compounded quarterly.
The certificates will be dated January
2, 1918, and will mature January 1,
1923, or five years after date.
'No person may purchase at one
time more than $100 worth or hold at
one time more than $1000 worth of
these certificates. i
During December 1917, and Janu January,
ary, January, 1918, war-savings stamps'will be
sold for $4.12 each. At the beginning
of eac hof the succeeding months of
1918, starting February 1, the cost of
a stamp will increase one cent per
month. AH war-savings stamps is issued
sued issued during 1918 will mature on Jan.
1, 1923, when they will be redeemed at
$5 each. x
TEUTONS TRIED TO
DYNAMITE A TRAIN
Pueblo, Col., Nov. 14. The attempt
to blow up a Denver and Rio Grande
trodp train Monday on which three
soldiers were killed., as the result of a
collision is being investigated by a de department
partment department of justice agent. Informa Information
tion Information has been received that arrange arrangements
ments arrangements had been made to dynamite the
The hearing of the Ocklawaha Val Valley's
ley's Valley's proposition to close its service
on November 30th is being held at the
courthouse this afternoon.
All the members of the state rail-
d commission, with their attorney,
attorneys representing the different
railroads entering this city. Attorney
S. J. Hilburn of Palatka is also here
representing the business interests of
that city in the case.
After a statement of the road's
position by Mr; William Hocker, local
attorney, the commissioners placed on
the stand Mr. S. P. Hollinrake, gen general
eral general manager of the road, and he is
now giving testimony.
A number of. other witnesses will
be called during the afternoon.
A great deal of interest is being
manifested in the case and several
hundred spectators are present.
and are let outwithout a pension, and
all those years wasted.
,;JMen, think this over, and call at
the navy recruiting station and let us
talk it over and see if I cannot induce
ypu to enlist for the navy.
Star ads. are business builders.
Ten Million Mark of Its Great War
Work Fund was Topped
New York, Nov. 14, Contributions
to the Y. M. C. A. war" fund topped
the ten million mark today, accord according
ing according to an official estimate.
IT MUST BE KEPI UP
Importance of Food Conservation, in
j Florida Emphasized by the
Jacksonville, November 13.
Editor Star: It is most difficult for
me to attempt to express in words my
appreciation of your fine and success successful
ful successful efforts in the food pledge cam campaign
paign campaign which has just come to a close,
I hesitate in the endeavor to properly
and fittingly give you and your co coworkers
workers coworkers that praise they so greatly
deserve, and though words fail me ia
this attempt, let me assure you that
I am indeed appreciative, and as the
representative of Food Administrator
Hoover in Florida, extend to you his
thanks as well as my own for the
great and loyal support you, your
fellow-workers and the citizens of
your county have given,
I am enclosing a table of the re results
sults results obtained in each county in the
food pledge campaign, but wjish to
call special attention to the fact that
this report is still incomplete In fact
I wish4 each and every one to know
that the work is not ended, and that
while the pledge campaign week is
over, other signatures or pledges, arv
desired. Let the good work go on,
and urge all who have not signed
cards to do so at their earliest con convenience.
venience. convenience. The proper credits will be
given your county for all that art
sent in, and though some may be late
in signing, they are none the less true
Americans and patriotic Floridians
when they do sign.
Again allow me to thank you, and
ask you to keep in mind the future
work of the food 'administration which
we hope to carry on through the effi efficient
cient efficient organizations the counties of
Florida have built, to the, end that
our state will contribute its full share
of support towards winning the fight
for safety of humanity and democracy
throughout the world.
v Braxton Beacham,
Food Administrator for Florida.
. Pledge Cards
The following table gives the num number
ber number of signed pledge cards so far
Alachua county, 3090; Baker coun county,
ty, county, 2397; Bay county, 1525; Bradford
county, 485; Brevard county 1332;
Broward county, 1008; Calhoun coun county,"
ty," county," 104; Citrus county, 1044; Clay
county, 790; Columbia county, 388
Dade county, 6593; DeSoto county,
1010; Duval county, 16,408; Escambia
county, 4105; Flagler county, 387 j
Franklin county, 984; Gadsden coun county,
ty, county, 3060; Hamilton county, 241; Her Hernando
nando Hernando county, 956 Hillsborough coun county,
ty, county, 14.802; Holmes county, 600; Jack Jackson
son Jackson county. 802: Jefferson county.
468; LaFayette county, 202; Lake
county, 2762; Lee county, 1758; Leon
county, 2421; Levy county, 81; Lib Liberty
erty Liberty county. 21: Madison county. 593:
Manatee county, 3127; Marion county,
3002; Monroe county, 1893; Nassau
county, 1035; Okaloosa county, 936;
Okeechobee county, 674; Orange coun county.
ty. county. 5272: Osceola county, 2497; Palm
Beach county, 1024; Pasco county,
893; Pinellas county, 4261; Polk
county. 5630: Putnam county. 3530:
St. Johns county, 2430; SL Lucie
county. 2187: Santa Rosa county.
1522; Seminole county, 2444 Sumter
county. 1606: Suwannee county. 1081:
Taylor county." 2893: Volusia county.
3425; Wakulla county, 198; Walton
J county, 524; Washington county,
1069; state of Florida, 122,570.
To Help Them Settle Their Nation-Wide
RAILROAD CONDUCTORS AHD BRAKEMEH THREATEH TO STRIKE
UFJLESS WAGES ARE RAISED
Buffalo, Nov. 14 Telegrams to
and from President Wilson regarding
the calling off strikes at plants where
government work ts going on to use
in connection with the war were read
by President Gompers at today's ses session
sion session of the American ,- Federation of
Labor. The reading of the telegrams
was greeted with cheers.
RAILROAD MEN WANT A RAISE
Washington, Nov. 14. Arrange Arrangements
ments Arrangements have been made by the chiefs
of the four large railroad brother brotherhoods
hoods brotherhoods to see President Wilson Nov.
26th in connection with he proposals
for wage increases of conductors and
brakemen on -all the roads of the
country.. According to railroad man managements
agements managements the new demands will
amount to one hundred and nine mill millions
ions millions yearly. The demand is regarded
as more serious than the eight-hour
contention of the railroad men a year
FIREMEN HADNT DECIDED
: New York, Nov. 14. Whether
61,000 firemen will join the conduc conductors
tors conductors and brakemen of all the railway
lines in the United States in a pro proposal
posal proposal to submit demands for large
wage increases will be determined at
the meeting of the firemen's brother brotherhood
hood brotherhood in Cleveland, Ohio, this week, it
was learned here today.
TRYING TO AVERT THE TROUBLE
Washington, Nov. 14. The pre si si-dent
dent si-dent has set th? machinery of the fed federal
eral federal government in motion to avert if
possible the threat to paralyze the
country's transportation. At the com coming
ing coming conference of railroad men he will
appeal to the leaders to defer any
struggle until after the country has
passed the period where its transpor
tation systems are so vital to the
conduct of the war.. The president
has disclosed that he doesn't intend to
permit a tie-up. even if it be neces necessary
sary necessary for the government to operate
LIVES LOST IN LOUISIANA
Shreveport, La Nov, 14 Five men
were burned to death, two seriously
injured and a number of others sus sustained
tained sustained minor injuries when fire de
stroyed the Phillips hotel at Many,
ANOTHER BIG LOAN
TO THE FRENCH
" Washington, Nov. 14 A loan of
$310,000,000 to France to cover ex
penditures to be made in this country
during November and December has
been made, bringing the total amount
of the loans, to all allies up to nearly
Candler, Nov. 13. The many
friends of Mrs. Sarah Wood are wel
coming this estimable woman on her
return from a summer spent in Ver Vermont.
mont. Vermont. Mr. and Mrs. Henry Sylvester have
moved from Mr. Quick's cottage into
the former home of Mr. Driver.
The public school opened the "5th
inst. It is regretable that this is the
smallest enrollment in the scholastic
history of Candler, but with Miss Ag
new of near Ocala at the helm, and
Mr. J. N. Marshall again assuming
the role of janitor, here's hoping for
a successful term.
Mr. H. W. Baxter opened the pack packing
ing packing house last week and expects to
resume operations again this week.
Picking cotton, peas and citrus
fruiis in the order of the present day
Miss Agnew, our teacher, went to
Ocala Friday noon to spend the week
end with home folks.
Fresh milk, Hewett Dairy, at the
Delicatessen Shop, 15c. quart. 12-tf
VOL. 23. NO. 275.
IS 1ST DO
Under New Rules, Married
Must Also Serve in the
Washington, Nov. 14. Tne five
classes into which the millions of men
registered for military duty are divid divided
ed divided and the order in which they will
be called was officially announced to today
day today in the provost marshal's question questionnaire,
naire, questionnaire, which every registered man
must fill out and file. Married men
will not be exempted as a class.
OCTOBER COTTON REPORT
Washington, Nov. 14. Cotton con
sumed in October was 595,332 runninft
bales and 100,136 bales of linterrs,
the census bureau announced today.
Cotton on hand and October consum
ing -establishments was 1,085,770
bales. Cotton spindles active in Oc
tober numbered 33,576,922.
SOLD AT A SACRIFICE
Bear Market Was Bad for Holders of
' Liberty Bonds
New York, Nov. 14. Liberty Loan
bonds of both issues made low records
on the Stock Exchange today on en enlarged
larged enlarged offerings. The four per cents
fell to 99.60, and the first issue touch
ed 99.10. The heavy selling is at attributed
tributed attributed to the necessities of the bond
hplders, resulting from losses in other
stocks and securities.
ALIENS NEED NOT BE HARMED
Com Invested, in Lawful Enterprise
Will Not be Confiscated
Washington, Nov. 14. Heavy with withdrawals
drawals withdrawals of bank deposits and postal
savings by aliens in some localities
caused A. Mitchell Palmer, alien prop property
erty property custodian, to reiterate assurances
that the government does not intend
to interfere with money or property
of aliens doing a lawful business in
See Silver Springs through the
glass-bottomed boat. Scenery not to
be had in any other part of the Unit United
ed United States. Largest fiowin-and most
beautiful springs in the world, some something
thing something that can't be descfibed or ex exaggerated;
aggerated; exaggerated; real geisers under water,
the Blue Grotto, Bridal Chamber,
Florida Snow Storm, Ladies' Parlor
and other beautiful spots too numer numerous
ous numerous to mention. Price, $1 and $1.50;
children under 12 years of age half
fare. If dissatisfied, money refunded.
C. (Ed.) 'Carmichael,
t Owner and Manager.
Tax books open November 1 1917.
Two per cent discount if paid in No
vember, 1 per cent if paid in Decem December.
ber. December. Delinquent after March 31st,
4918. W. W. Stripling,
11-7-wed Tax Collector, Marion Co.
Army trench mirrors 25c. Army
shaving brushes 50c. and 75c. al
Gfrig's. 1 29-tf
Exclusive mid-season millinery, in
stylish, practical and becoming mod models,
els, models, at very reasonable prices. Affleck
Millinery Parlor, Ocala House Block.
A beautiful line of Winter Hats,
trimmed and untrimmed, just receiv received
ed received at the Affleck Millinery Parlor. 4t
OCALA EVENING STAR, WEDNESDAY, NOV. 19. 1917
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COMPANY A TRUCK FUND
J. II. Benjamin .... ..... .....$ 5.00
W. T. Gary
Mrs W. S. Bullock
A. A. Vandenbrdck
Ed. Tucker ......
N G. Sherouse ............
Handkerchief contributed bv
Mrs. W. S. Bullock. .
Mrs. 'C. R. Tydings.,
Carl Wenzel ..............
Mayor, unace ......
Mr and Mrs. W. O. Massey,
I 01(l&W&ll .- ;;' O O O a
Miss Anna McDowell
W. C. Charles .......
Miss Mae Stein...
Mrs. Alfred J. Beck,
T J J
tfllU. XJw .....
Jake Goldman .......
W. W. Martin
nr t n
TT MJm JtXLll
W. A. Priest ......
v. av. nuiuan ......
M. M. Little
C. N. Schlemmer
P. P. Cosiello .....
J. G. Parrish .
XT' fl Pjtitlr
J. VI. ttR ........
D. W. Tompkins
C. A. Fort ........
Mrs. Percy Perkins
Miss Winnie Hunt
W. H. HetrirV
TT T TTTUiiii J.
R. E. Yonge
R. L. .Martin ..
;W. B. Gallagher ...
Blalock Bros. ......
M. R. Hunnicutt
Mrs. W. J Edwards
Mrs. L; H. Von Engelken 2.00
Mrs. F. M. Harp, Jacksonville. 3.00
J. Wilson, Fort .McCoy. . 5.00
' Mrs. Hunt brought in the f ollowing
contributions this morning:
. 1UJC1 .............
J. E. Spencer ...........
C. H. Shaw. .............
J.. J. Guthery ........
Mrs. J. Dean 1.00
Miss Helen Hardee . . 1.00
xiuoerx mxxxng l.uu
H. R. Turner ; 1.00
Mrs. Max Israelson ... ... .... 1.00
Mrs. L. H. Von Engeiken phoned
the Star this .morning to put her name
down for $2 f orCompany : A's truck'
fund. The list steadily grows longer.
Mrs. F. M. Harp of Jacksonville
sends the Star $3 for Company A's
truck fuftd and 80 cents for the to tobacco
bacco tobacco fund. Mrs. Harp's letter was
indeed a musical note.
Mr. W. J. Wilson of Fort McCoy
was an Ocala visitor this morning and
gave a young town lady whose main
object at present, is to send that truck
to the boys in Co. A, five dollars for
that cause. :
The federal: grand jury at Pensa-
vio uao ICkUl I1CU Oil IIIUIIJLUICIIU
Gadsden county, charging him with
opposing the draft law. It is alleged
that. Senator Sheppard declared dur during
ing during the session of the last legislature
that he didn't intend to permit his
son to register under the draft law.
Mr. Wilson made another of ?" his
historic declarations at Buffalo Mon Monday,
day, Monday, when he addressed the American
Federation of Labor. He said that
in his heart he had feeling for the
naeifists. but that bis minH hA
contempt for them. "Colonel House,",
he said, ','has been sent to see how
the war can be won, and he knows, as
I know, that that is the only way to
obtain peace if we want it for more
than a few minutes." Mr. Wilson has
the support of the best element of the
laboring men of the country in a
greater degree than any president
ever has had.
THE STAR IS THANKED
Treasury Department, Washington,
- November 10, 1917.
Editor Star; On behalf of the Wom Woman's
an's Woman's Liberty Loan Committee I want
to extend to you our heartfelt thanks
and appreciation for the splendid co cooperation
operation cooperation you gave us in "obtaining
nation-wide publicity during the Lib Liberty
erty Liberty Loan campaign just closed.
Yours very truly,
. Mrs. Wm. G. McAdoo,
Chmn. Woman's Liberty Loan Com.
In this county there are only two
kinds of people pro-Americans and
pro-Germans. Which are you?
. Mrs. Mary H. Spencer, superintend superintendent
ent superintendent of the Alachua County Hospital,
left yesterday for Camp Wheeler at
the earnest solicitation of the par parents
ents parents of several Alachua county boys
who are in the hospital. Visitors just
returned from the Macon training
camp state that there are twelve hun hundred
dred hundred soldiers in the hospitals, pneu pneumonia
monia pneumonia and spinal meningitis being the
most fearful of the diseases to .con .contend
tend .contend with. Gainesville Sun.
Sergeant Wenzel of Company A,
who is at home on a visit, says this
story is an exaggeration. He says
that whenever a man had a bad .cold
he is put under treatment, and while
there are a good many men in the
hospitals few of them are seriously
Lieut. Lester Marsh arrived home
last night for1 a ten days furlough,
owing to a very bad foot. His many
friends regret to see him using a cane
but are delighted to hear he is now
one of the company's two first lieu lieutenants.
tenants. lieutenants. The company has three sec second
ond second lieutenants.
The first thing you know, some
Ocala pro-Teuton is going to step on
his, lip, and then his few cronies will
have a scare thrown intotheni that
will last till the war is over.
The Gainesville Sun of Tuesday ad advertised
vertised advertised the Alachua County Fair in
a big and well printed edition of forty
pages." Alachua county, is going to
have a superb fair. It opens Tues Tuesday
day Tuesday of next week and will last four
days. AH of our people who can at attend
tend attend this fine : exposition of the re resources
sources resources of a big and fertile county
should do so.
' Wonder' how much "longer those
foolish militant suff ragets intend to
keep up their efforts to' picket the
White House. We don't think anj
American lady would be caught in
that bunch that is, unless she was
temporarily deranged. v
Our Ed Wartmann, Marion county's
member on the state board of con
trol, very sensibly voted to lend Miss
Agnes Ellen Harris to the govern government.
ment. government. ; He thought it was not only a
deserved promotion for Miss Harris,
but if the government needed her ser services
vices services it was entitled to them.
Ocala is to try the city manager
plan. We trust that she has better
luck than Lakeland in this experi experiment.
ment. experiment. It is the ideal plan of city gov gov-ernment,
ernment, gov-ernment, but it requires rare tact and
ability on the part of any man to fill
such a position. Then, too, he must
have the co-operation of the people,
and this is hard to secure where there
is surh factionalism as exists in most
small cities. We shall watch Ocala's
experiment with much interest.
- We: are somewhat interested in it
As the foundation of our country's
success, is based on agriculture, so is
the foundation of the success of t lor-
ida's State Fair firmly. fixed upon the
development of the soil and its re
sources. Better farming, methods,
advancement over obsolete ideas, ex
tended use of natural wealth, cannot
be more advantageously taught nor
quickly, learned than through the
State Fair exhibits. In the agricul agricultural
tural agricultural department of the State Fair in
Jacksonville t Feb. 2(j to March 9, a
total of $2,000 in cash prizes will be
awarded in addition to silver, gold
and bronze loving cups, and the fair
association has been most fortunate
in securing for the head of this de department
partment department one of the most prominent
and efficient men in the state of Flor Florida
ida Florida along agricultural lines, he being
Prof. P. H. Rolfs, dean of the Uni University
versity University of Florida at Gainesville and
having as his assistant R. B. Murphy.
Says the Lakeland Telegram; "Tho
Marion County Fair is getting more
good publicity through the newspap newspapers
ers newspapers than it'ever did before. And the
reason is that it has an alert and
capable lady acting as its secretary.
We hand Mrs. Tweedy our sprig of
lilac, and advise her by these presents
that if we can raise the fare, we're
coming to see the 'fair at the Mar Marion
ion Marion County Fair. If that's not f airfare-well
The editor of the Ocala' Star took
a drink of persimmon beer recently,
and promptly sat down at his type typewriter
writer typewriter and reeled off a yard or two
of A-l poetry. What wouldn't that
man do if he were to imbibe a bottle
of Budweiser! Lakeland Telegram.
Wouldn't do a thing except order a
sandwich to anchor the beer.
CA11H Hi HOME DEMONSTRATfOT DEPARTMENT
Edited by Caroline Moorhead, Agent
Th canning club girls who are well j
organized into regular clubs, doing
real co-operative team work, are the
girls who will receive the greatest
profit, and most pleasure, out of their
club membership. With a well chosen
leader as their president, a secretary
and reporter, are the only officers
needed, for there are no dues. The
main object of their organization is
to study the principles of community
betterment and of home making.
Whole Family to Go Fishing
Mother is not to stay at home next
summer to explain that father has
gone fishing. Mother is to go along,
and so are the children who are old
enough to help. That is the program
mapped out for Florida families by
Miss Agnes Ellen Harris, of the Uni University
versity University of Florida extension division,
in charge of home demonstration
agent;. The" purpose is to catch and
Miss Harris says we are overlook,
ing a valuable food in Florida when
we do not eat more fish. Fish meat
does not cost as much as beef or pork
in the stores, and" by canning" your
own catch during a short summer va vacation,
cation, vacation, the cost is reduced to a mini minimum.
mum. minimum. So the home demonstration agents
are preparing to teach the canning of
fish in the home. A steam pressure
canner is required, but the canning
process is simple.
A number of the oil mills are plan planning
ning planning to crush soy beans after the cot cottonseed
tonseed cottonseed season is over. Soy bean
cake in a very valuable food, not only
for live stock but for people, when
used as a mixture with wheat flour.
It would be well for the mills planning
to use thesoy beans to exert a little
more care to see that a part of their
output, at least, is well cleaned,
sound, and of uniform quality before
crushing. "This selected stock could
be recommended for use as a mixture
with other breadstuff. Weekly News
Good Work for Canning Club Girls
Mrs. James R. Moorhead has "re "received
ceived "received some excellent work from her
canning club girls. Forty-four clubs
report a yield of 51,522 pounds;
profits. $1051.54; cost, $310.42. Mrs.
Moorhead expects to have a marvel marvelous
ous marvelous exhibit of canned products at the
fair which will show what our Mar Marion
ion Marion girls are doing. Ocala Banner.
t The Moss Bluff canning club girls
gave a box supper at the school house
Oct. 27. JThe proceeds were $27 .15.
We expect to buy a stand for the
dictionary, that we have already pur purchased
chased purchased for the school. The remainder
we will place in our club fund. We
had a large attendance and. every one
seemed to enjoy themselves. We ap appreciate
preciate appreciate the interest that all have
shown in our work. V
Letter From County Agent
Dear Club Members:
Friday, Nov. 30, will be your day at
the 'Marion County Fair. Are you
ready? Don't wait till the last few
there are many of you girls who I will
not get to see again before that time,
- A French physiologist described man as a w digestive tube with arrangements for locomotion and guidance."
It is commonly said that mofit people wdig their graves with their teeth." The disastrous effects of constipation
have always been well known. It is easily understood how serious are the troubles which are caused by
stagnation of decayed matter in the large intestines intestines-poison
poison intestines-poison reabsorbed and taken into the circulation this
is called auto -intoxication. It is apparent, there therefore
fore therefore j that the "first necessity is to cleanse the intestines
The best method for cleansing the whole
intestinal tract and urging the liver into activity is
to take as much outdoor exercise as possible, drink
hot water before meals, and take a pleasant, laxative,
vegetable pill occasionally. Such a one is made up
of May-apple, leaves of aloe, root of jalap ; made
into a sugar-coated pill that gives tone to the bowels.
This was first made nearly fifty years ago, and sold by
almost all druggists as Dr. Pierce's Pleasant Pellets.
Such simple means will prevent auto-intoxication.
People are realizing that the kidneys, just
as do the bowels, need to be flushed occasion occasionally.
ally. occasionally. The kidneys are an eliminative organ and
are constantly working, separating the poisons from the blood. Uric acid backs up into the system, causing
rheumatism, neuralgia, dropsy and many other serious disturbances.
- This can be avoided by stimulating the kidneys to increased 'action, and because of its tonic effect
on these organs I wrould advise any one to purchase Anuric double or triple strength), which is -to. be had'
nowadays at almost any drug store, and take it three times a day. Also drink hot water before meals.
days before the opening of the fair to
select, label and pack your exhibits.
Have you planned your picnic din dinner
ner dinner for that day? Is your uniform in
readiness ? Our time is so limited that
therefore I am writing to remind each
of you of your obligation as club
members to the fair, and to your or organization.
ganization. organization. I shall expect you now to prepare
accordingly. Meet me at my office in
the courthouse on the morning of Fri Friday,
day, Friday, Nov. 30th, at nine o'clock. Have
your lunch baskets and boxes careful carefully
ly carefully marked; a committee will take them
to the fair grounds for you. The fair
association assures us of good music
this yearvin our parade. Now girls I
am depending on you, and will expect
each of you to do your best. You have
done a splendid work this year. Your
county is justly proud of you.
Announcement of prize winners and
awarding of prizes will take place at
the fair grounds at the close of our
program there. Let me urge you to
be prompt and in full uniform. Let
each one feel it her duty to make this
the best contest day ever held in Mar Marion
ion Marion county.
Your Friend and Agent.
The above circular letter will be
mailed to every club member and pub published
lished published for general information.
On Thursday of last week Mrs.
Moorhead went to Dunnellon to as assist
sist assist in report work of Olive Moon, who
is one of Marion county's bright club
members and who has made a record
in yield to be proud of.
In working up. the canning club re reports
ports reports it is most interesting to note
the way in which they run. To see
the business ability of each girl and
the difference in ideas between those
of experience and beginners, the
girl .who uses and the girl who loses
the products of her garden to best
Right now there is much interest
displayed among canning club work-,
ers as to who gets the first prize,' and
really it is and will be a puzzle for
some days, for while, one scores high highest
est highest in certain" points, another goes
higher in others and so on. So it will
be impossible to really know until the
full score has been, totaled up, and as
quality and exhibit will be the last
judged we will not know. But it is
enough to say the girls have done
them sehs proud.
American naval men find that Ire Ireland
land Ireland is enjoying her greatest period
of prosperity and virtually is free of
the war restrictions of England and
The group of American avaitors
comprising the LaFayette Flying
Corps of the French army soon will
be incorporated into the American
army, a majority of the men receiv receiving
ing receiving officers' commissions. The- formal
transfer by the French government,
which has already expressed approval
of the action, is expected daily.
Secret service agents in New York
city found $73,000,000 worth of food
and war essentials hoarded illegally.
(By SAMUEL HAMILTON, M. D.y
"fc Vm -.
F. O. B. Detroit, Michigan
This is YourLast Chance to Get a Hudson at This Price
When our present allotment con
sisting of two cars is exhausted, thens
we will have sold the last Hudson
phaeton that can be had at present present-prices.
Prompt action will save you "a
great deal of money. i
Hudson cars are the last to be af affected
fected affected by increased "" material costs.
Cars that have sold at $1,200 to $1,400 j
now cost about as much as the pres-
ent price of the Hudson Super-Six. i
Cars which were sold at about its j
price have been advanced $300 to
Auto Sales Co.
. Distributors of
Hudson Super Six and
Dodae Brothers Motor Cars
Ocala, Fla. Phone 348
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CAPITAL STOCK 350,000.00.
State, County and City Depository
FORT KING AVENUE HOME V1 majLiaJ
Close In UNDERTAKERS and EMBALMERS
' PHONES 47, 104, 305
Confidential terms OCALA, FLORIDA
J. H. Brinsoflv Ocala, Fla. ;
' : : Advertise in the Star.
riuason prices nave ifitrs' r tar
mained unaffected because the cars
are built of materials which were
bought last year before material
costs had seen their greatest rise. By
buying now you take advantage of
that fortunate situation.
Remember there are only two Hud C.
sons to be had at $1,650 f. o. b. De Detroit.
troit. Detroit. On some models our allotment
at these prices is entirely exhausted.
Prompt buying will save you mon money.
ey. money. You should be one of the two
ionunaie persons to get one oixm
cars at $1,650.
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' OCALA EVENING STAR, WEDNESDAY, NOV. 19. 1917
Seeded Raisins in packages,
Thompson's Seedless Raisins,
J Pecan Meat, Walnut Meat, Jordan
Shelled Almonds, Valencia Shell Shell-Z
Z Shell-Z cd Almonds, Brazil Nats, Cran-
J-berries, Pearl Barley, -lb. tins
t Royal Scarlet Salmon Steak,
J -lb. tins Royal Scarlet Lob-
sters, Crab Meat, Salt Mackerel,
I 15c. and 20c. each. Pickled Pigs
" ': """Feet.
On Hoffman Press
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Just Phone 101
. ; Has become the slogan not
only on the highways of
' travel, butalso in all lines
of industry. There's no
such thing as safety if
your valuable property is
not covered by
We represent a number-of
, the most reliable companies
in existence, and our facil facilities
ities facilities are not surpassed in
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WHEN YOU HAVE PAID
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Why not pay a small amount each
month, and see it go into
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I have a number of houses you can
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call and see my list of houses from
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Room 5 Holder Blk.
NOTICE TO THE PUBUC
Owing to the increased cost of
our material it has become neces necessary
sary necessary to raise the prices on Hair
Cut, Shampoo, Massage and
Beard trimming to 35 cents.
Children's hair cut, 10 years and
under 25 cents; razor .honing 50
cents; tonics 15 and 20 cents. All
shops close at 11 o'clock on Sat Saturday
urday Saturday nights. To take effect
Syrup bottle corks. Anti-Monopoly.
IGALA lit AFFAIRS
If You Hare Any News for this De Department,
partment, Department, Call Two-One -Fire
days grow shorter, the nights
Tha headstones thicken along the
And life grows sadder, but love
, grows stronger, j
For those who walk with us day byj
The tear comes quicker, the laugh
comes sjower; i
The courage is lesser to do and;
Anf the tide of joy in the heart falls
And seldom covers the reefs of
But all true things in the world
And the better things of life seem
friends are dearer as friends are
And loye is all as our sun dips
Then let us clasp hands as we walk
And let us speak softly in love's
For no man knows on the morrow
We two pass on -or but one alone.
-Ella Wheeler Wilcox.
Notice to Rebekahs
Members of the Rebekah f degree
team are requested to meet in the
Odd Fellows' hall Friday evening,
Nov. 16, to practice for work at the
next meeting, Monday evening, Nov.
: "Hero Land Fete
. The event of the season; in New
York city, which will open with trum trumpets
pets trumpets cm Nov. 24th will be the gigantic
fete, 'Hero, Land."
The Grand Central Palace has been
the scene of many other bazars for
the benefit of the allied war relief,
but now it is also for ourselves, as
we are of the Allies.
This wonderful war exhibit to which
all nations will contribute interesting
relics for our view, will last for nine nineteen
teen nineteen days. A. ''
England's promised loan promises
to draw the biggest crowd. What
war implement would you like best to
see ? A "tank' most all would an
swer. Not a private in y the tank
army, but the general of the service,
as it is the original tank that first
rolled British ingenuity into the
astonished German line. Not only
will visitors have the privilege of see
ing the tank but of welcoming the es escorting
corting escorting Britishers, who were the orig
inal gun crew of this very tank.
Other exhibits that will appeal to
all, will be trinkets made by the sol soldiers
diers soldiers in the hospitals and trenches
who have made such diverting novel novelties
ties novelties out of practically nothing. This
is one of the biggest of problems,
finding work for the maimed. They
need not only occupation-to tide them
over the convalescence period, but
must be taught a trade, so they may
be some happier in an atmosphere of
more or less financial independence.
; Temple Program for This Week
lEvery day this week the Temple of offers
fers offers special features.
Wednesday, "For France," a Vita Vita-graph
graph Vita-graph feature with Betty Howe.
Thursday "promises to be the best
yet. A new Perfection film called
"The Apple Tree Girl," starring the
dainty and well known actress Shir Shirley
ley Shirley Mason.
Friday the old favorite, Mae Mur Murray,
ray, Murray, will star in "Princess Virtue," a
few interesting pictures of which are
shown with the ads. thi3 week.
One of the most famous stage fav favorites,
orites, favorites, Gladys Hulette, stars in to today's
day's today's Pa the feature, "The Cigarette
Girl," a gold rooster play.
Mr. and Mrs. Vincent- Odd of
Gainesville motored over Sunday and
spent the day with friends.
Mr. I. V. Stevens of Lakeland is in
the city for a short visit with his par parents,'
ents,' parents,' Mr. and Mrs. Isaac Stevens.
Mrs. Townley Porter of Lady Lake
came up this morning and spent the
day with Mrs. Mm. M. McDowell.
Mrs M. G. Chambers left this aft afternoon
ernoon afternoon on the limited for Miami,
where she will spend the next four
months at "the. Rutherford House.
Miss Julia Webb of Kendrick, was
the guest of Rev. and Mrs. J. E.
Hartsfi eld Wednesday afternoon, en
route to attend the state W. C. T. U.
convention at Lakeland, where she
had n prominent place on the pro program.
gram. program. Haines City Herald.
Mrs. Chris Simmons : and children
accompanied Mr. and Mrs. Oscar
Andrews to Sarasota this morning in
their ; new Maxwell car. Mrs. Sim Simmons
mons Simmons will go to Boca Grande a short
time later to visit her father and
Capt. A. V. Hamill, the popular
conductoron the Ocala-Wilcox train,
is at hom this week on account of the
illness of his little daughter, Eliza Elizabeth,
beth, Elizabeth, who' is suffering from an attack
of diphtheria.- The little girl is doing
nicely. Capt. Smith has charge of the
train while Capt. Hamill is off.
.- t -
The friends of Mrs. E. M. Williams
are sorry to hear she has been very
ill for several days. Mrs. Williams'
parents, Mr. and Mrs. H. E. Zoller of
Brooksville, came to Ocala Sunday
and spent the day here. They were
accompanied home by little Joyce
Williams, who will spend several
weeks with them.
Junior League Business Meeting
The November business meeting of
the Junior Epworth League was held
with Miss Catherine Strunk yester yesterday.
day. yesterday. Prayer was followed with scrip scripture
ture scripture verse and reading of minutes.
Carl Henderly was elected as corres corresponding
ponding corresponding secretary. Four devotional
meetings this month with good at attendance,
tendance, attendance, growing interest and fine
programs. Fifteen bouquets and as
many visits to sick; four books circu circulated;
lated; circulated; $2.50 pledge to Southern Col College
lege College paid; one missionary meeting
with good collection. Membership
committee at work. Program for
next Sunday arranged. Subject, "A
Real Thank You Service.'. Juniors
are preparing a Thanksgiving box
for the Enterprise orphanage, and
will give an "Orphanage Shower"
next week to which the public is in invited.
vited. invited. Special program, voluntary of
fering. Announcements later. Next
business meeting held in December,
when provisions will be made for
.Goodies for the Soldiers
- The appetites of the sick soldiers at
Camp Wheeler have been considerably
stimulated by the news that the pre-
serves and many other articles of
food that have been on display at the
Georgia State Fair will be turned over
to them. The Red Cross Society mjernoon.
Macon made this appeal for the edi-i
bles and there was a hearty response.
The food will be removed from the
display places at the fair grounds un
der the direction of the Red Cross
( Concluded on Fourth Page)
THE GOO D FAIR Y :
Tea Rooms ;
SERVICE A LA CARTE
8 A. M. to 7:30 P. M.
N. MainSt., Opposite Postoffice
(I I LUCKY
O Ouarantced by
iou can buy your oread, pies,
cakes, buns, etc.. cheaper irom us
than yon can bake them yourself.
Carter's Bakery. tf
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CARD OF THANKS
We wish to thank the many friends
who were so kind and considerable
during the short illness and death of
our little daughter, Catherine. We
want to especially thank Dr. Dozier
and the nurses at the hospital and
those who so kindly remembered us
with the beautiful floral offerings and
the many kind friends who have of offered
fered offered us their sympathies.
Mr. and Mrs. Frank Abate.
Fellowship, Nov. 13. We are hav having
ing having some very pleasant weather, onJ
it is a bit dry.
Mr. F. E. Fant was transacting
business in Fellowship Saturday.
Mrs. J. T. McCully of Jacksonville
and Mrs. W. B. Coggins of Weirs Weirs-dale,
dale, Weirs-dale, spent the past week here with
relatives and returned to Weirsdale
Mrs. R. W. Ferguson is spending
this week in Memphis, Texm., -with her
son, Dr. R. D. Ferguson, who is at
tending the medical convention.
Mr. and Mrs. T. F. Mann and chil
dren of Winter Garden, were Sunday
guest's of Mrs. Mann's parents.
Mrs. S. H. Blitch and Messrs. Lan-
dis and Loonis Blitch were callers
Mr. Gary Beck of Tennessee is the
guest of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. L.
Mr. and Mrs. N. H. Lanierof Mor
riston were the euests of Mr. and
Mrs. S. J. McCully Sunday afternoon.
Messrs. Beard and Booher and
families'were callers last Friday aft-
Miss Geneva McCully was the guest
of her brother, Mr. Claude McCully
of Paisley last Saturday and Sun
Mr. and. Mrs. Fred Smith and chil
dren spent Sunday in Ocala the
guests of Mr. and Mrs. L. H. Pillans.
Rev. Strickland of Oak will preach
at Fellowship church next Sunday
afternoon at 2:30. All are cordially
invited to attend.
Citra, Nov. 14. Miss Adelaide
Harrison came down from Jackson
ville Saturday and spent Sunday with
her mother and sisters.
Mr. and Mrs. Harry Borland of
Ocala visited their Citra friends last
Mrs. M. A. Rice, who has been on
the sick list, is beginning to improve.
Mr. E. L. Wartmann made a busi
ness trip to Tallahassee the first of
Miss Brabham of Orlando, who was
visiting Miss Ethel Borland, returned
Messrs. Henry Dunn and Talmage
DuPree spent the latter part of last
week in Jacksonville.
Mr. Gwynn of Fprt McCoy moved
here last week.
Mr. Mixon and family leave this
week f or Perry, where they will make
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To serve you as you ought to b serried and when you are not let us
ask you again, to let us know, fox thit is the only way we can accomplish
Of course, sometimes, little things go wrong, but they ars not ;nten ;nten-tionaL
tionaL ;nten-tionaL and, if you will call us up, they will be corrected IMMEDIATELY.
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While you may hope we are right, we know we are rishL
We know, because we make the 'Chain' Tread.
We know, because thousands upon thousands of motor motor-'
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OCALA EVENING STAB. WEDNESDAY, NOV. 19, 1917
Eastern Star meets tomorrow evening.
Oil SOCIAL AFFIIIRS
(Continued from Third Page,
Dr.Blackiston, the veteran veteri veterinarian,
narian, veterinarian, is out after a long illness.
Doc's numerous friends are glad to
see him again.
Chesapeake Bay Oysters received
daily i.t the Delicatessen Shop, Ocala
House block. 17-tf
Mr. E. M. Howard says he will have
a big crop of oranges from his fine
grove at Auburnadle, and tile fruit is
ripening earlier than usual.
Mr. Paul Brinson's friends will be
sorry to hear that while cranking his
father's Ford-car this morning, the
engine backfired and broke his arm.
There is bread and bread, but the
best bread to. eat is the famous But Butternut
ternut Butternut bread, made at Carter's Bak Bakery,
ery, Bakery, and on sale at retail grocers, tf
It's the Star's opinion that it is
only the hardesthearted sort of a
man that would have a bridegroom
arrested on the way home from his
wedding for such a measly little thing
as an auto accident.
j and rice for a short trip to Miami,
and en route home will visit Mr. and
Mrs. A. J. Beck in Fort Eauderdale.
Mrs. Jewett traveled in a pretty
tan coat suit with a flesh colored
filet blouse. She wore a close-
- -' TT : j fitting brown hat, and brown veil,
Marriage of Miss Janet Weathers( and brown- bag, gloves and boots.
Mr. Stephen Jewett 2lr- ana 31rs- Jewett. are notn pop
James Strange, the Star's faithful
colored pressman, returned yesterday
from Atlanta, where he failed to pass
examination for the navy. We art
of the opinion that we need Jim worse
than Uncle Sam does.
Arthur Cobb, at his big; stables on
West Broadway, is showing his
friends a carload of fine mules, which
arrived this morning. The are good good-looking
looking good-looking animals and should sell rap rapidly.
idly. rapidly. : : Vv
The first installment of "The Fight Fighting
ing Fighting Trail," the Temple's new serial,
was shown yesterday. It was full of
'interest and is evidently the begin beginning
ning beginning of a thrilling rtory. :
A repair department has been added
to the Dodge garage at the corner
of Fort King and Magnolia street.
wnue it win De aevotea principally to
the service of the Dodge and Hudson
cars, all kinds of machine repairs will
be attended to. The new department
' is in pJiarce at Mr. Ha va C.nlwr an
expert from the Hudson factory, who
comes with the highest credentials as
an expert in ms line 5 5
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' Advertise in the Star.
The marriage of Miss Janet Weath
ers, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. B. A.
Weathers, and Mr. Stephen Jewett
was solemnized at eleven o'clock thi
morning in Grace Episcopal church.
The altar was simply, but prettily
decorated with asparagus, gorgeous
white carnations and white lighted
For fully fifteen minutes before the
ceremony and while the guests were
arriving, Mrs. Edward Drake played
an unusually pretty program.
At eleven o'clock sharp, to Lohen Lohengrin's
grin's Lohengrin's Bridal Chorus, Miss Weathers,
entered on the arm of her father, who
gave her in marriage. Mr. Jewett
had as his best man his brothes, Mr.
Sanfojd Jewett of Lakeland.
Rev. G. A. Ottman, the rector, per performed
formed performed the usual ring, ceremony.
There Was no music during the ser service.
vice. service. Miss Weathers made one of the
prettiest and most radiant brides ever
seen in Ocala. Her wedding dress
was white georgette over white satin,
and was trimmed with exquisite Irish
poinjt lace worn by the brides of theh
family for many generations. Her
tulle veil fell to the bottom" of the
round length skirt, and was arranged
in the very latest cap effect with tiny
wax orange blossoms.
Mr. and Mrs. Jewett left the church
to the strains of Mendelssohn, and
after receiving the congratulations
and best wishes of their friends, drove
to the home of Mrs. Jewett's parents,
where a wedding breakfast awaited
' The Weathers home was a bower of J her parents
ferns and white and gold chrysanthe- j ."
ulax with a wide circle of friends who
ish them every happiness in their
tard of Thanks
The members of the Methodist mis missionary
sionary missionary society who held a rummage
sale Friday, Saturday and Monday,
Wish to thank all those who donated
rummage and otherwise helped in
various ways to make the sale such a
success. The proceeds amounted to
The members regret exceedingly
that the Red Cross cannot accept half
the proceeds, however, when the rum rummage
mage rummage was asked for no reference was
made to the fact that they intended to
give half to the Red Cross.
. Mr. and Mrs. B. S. Weathers of
Jacksonville will remain in Ocala un until
til until the last of the week.
Edward Earle and Betty Howse
star at the Temple today in a five five-reel
reel five-reel Vitagraph feature, "For France."
A Ford weekly will also be shown.
; Mr. and Mrs. J. J. Hourahan of
Greenfield, Mass., arrived yesterday
for a visit to Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Cald Caldwell.
well. Caldwell. 'Mr. and. Mrs. Sanford Jewett and
daughters, Margaret and Nan, return returned
ed returned to their home in Lakeland early
' Mr. George Ford returned to Jack Jacksonville
sonville Jacksonville this afternoon. Mrs. Ford will
I spend a week or ten days longer with
mums, ana tne many beautiiui wed wedding
ding wedding gifts were displayed in the liv living
ing living room.
The dining room was beautiful in
green and white." The bride's table
was in the center of the room, center centered
ed centered with white chrysanthemums and
greens, the chandelier being draped in
greens and quantities of fluffy -white
tulle. Here the bride and ,groom, Mr.
and Mrs. B. A. Weathers, Mr. and
Mrs. George Ford and Messrs. Brant Brantley
ley Brantley and Hibbert 'Weathers were serv
ed a delicious breakfast, ff the bride
cutting her own pyramid cake. The
other members of the families "and
Rev. and Mrs. G; A. Ottmann, who
were the only others invited to the
house, were served at smaller tables.
At 1:30 o'clock Mr. and Mrs. Jew-
ett left in their car amid rose, petals
The regular monthly meeting of the
missionary society of the Presbyter Presbyterian
ian Presbyterian church will be held Thursday aft aft-ernQon
ernQon aft-ernQon at the manse at three o'clock.
The executive committee of the
Marion County Chapter Red Cross
will not meet tomorrow owing to the
absence of the chairman. Mr. L. R.
The recnilar monthly silver tea
given by the ladies of the Presbyter Presbyterian
ian Presbyterian church wilL be held Monday aft afternoon
ernoon afternoon at the home of Mrs. D. E. Mc Mc-Iver,
Iver, Mc-Iver, from 3 until 6 o'clock. All mem members
bers members an dfriends are cordially invited;
Rev. Bunyan Stephens and Mr. W.
T. Gary spent a very, busy morning
today: at Citra, Sparr and Anthony,
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Thii ph toraph of Pri Private
vate Private T. H. Grant of First
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how the Army carries
the "Makings" the
familiar tag hanging
from breast poch t.
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ySy ttrontf a little genome fM-
where they arranged different com
mittees to solicit for the Y. M. C. A.
Bazar on Thursday
Many pretty fancy work articles
suitable for Christmas gifts and
salads, sandwiches, cake, coffee and
chocolate will be sold at the Christ
mas bazar on Thursday. The bazar
will be held in the old O. K. Teapot
Grovery store room, and will be giv given
en given by the members of the Junior sew
ing circle of the Methodist church.
Mr. Vernie Stephens will return to
his home in Lakeland tonignt.
Mr. Paul Weathers, who has been
at Camp Gordon for several months,
left Ocala this afternoon for San An Antonio,
tonio, Antonio, Texas, where he has been or ordered
dered ordered to report Saturday.
Mr. and Mrs. John Boisseau and lit little
tle little daughter Hortense expect to leave
at two o'clock Thursday morning for
their new home in Washington, D. C.
Mr. Boisseau will be engaged by the
Seaboard there as one of the city tick ticket
et ticket agents. This is a deserved promo promotion
tion promotion for Mr. Boisseau, who with his
family will carry the good wishes of
Ocala to their new home.
Mrs. J. G. Ferguson has returned
from a pleasant visit in the southwest
While away Mrs. Ferguson visited
her son, Mr. Rae Ferguson, who is
associated with Mr. Robert Ebner in
business in Oklahoma. It will be in interesting
teresting interesting to the friends of the Ebners,
who formerly resided in Ocala, to
know that the report concerning Mr.
Ebner being in trouble with the fed federal
eral federal government is not only untrue,
but that he is engaged in government
work and doing well.
DR. D. M. BONEY
I especially offer my services to the
people of Central Florida, and invite
personal visits or mail orders.
202-204 Hogan St., Park Hotel Bldg,
WANTED Two lady boarders. Call
phone 217 any time after 4:30 p. m. 3t
LOST Pocketbook containing cash
and check from Ocala Banner for
$1.25. Return to George Akin, S.
Tuscawilla street. tf
BARGAINS IN USED CARS One
1917 Ford touring car; one 1917 six six-cylinder
cylinder six-cylinder Overland, five passenger ;
one 1917 six-cylinder Jeffery, seven seven-passenger.
passenger. seven-passenger. Auto Sales Co., Ocala,
Fla.," phone 348. 12-6t
FOR RENT House on East Broad Broadway,
way, Broadway, six rooms and bath. Apply, to
Mrs. McDowell, Ft. King avenue, or
phone 179. 11-10-tf
FOR RENT Five room house near
the new union station; cheap. Ad Address
dress Address P. O. Box 266. 9-3t,
SAFE FOR SALE A 1200-pound
office safe,' never used, at a bargain.
Address R. L. Sullivan, Williston,
FOR SALE Small Buick four-passenger
touring car in good repair
new tires. Belleview Trading Co.,
Belleview, Fla. 9-19t
FOR SALEA, Ch vrolette five-passenger,
six-cylinder automobile in
good order. Apply to Charles Peyser,
Ocala, Fla. 8-6t
FOR SALE--Five acres of good land
with two and a half miles of court courthouse;
house; courthouse; buildings, good well, fruit in
season; horse, buggy, harness. $250
cash, vr terms. Mrs. J. H. Tweedle,
Geenral Delivery, Ocala. 8-6t
WANTED Old False Teeth. Don't
matter if broken. I pay $2 to $15
per set. Send by parcel post and re receive
ceive receive check by return mail. L. Mazer,
2007 S. Fifth St., Philadelphia, Pa. 18t
WANTED Men's second hand shoes.
YouH be surprised at the amount of
real money you can get for them. A.
Slott, one door east of 10. store,
Ocala, Fla. 29-18t
FOR SALE A dandy little farm
1J miles north of courthouse; 20
acres, all under fence; nice Louse and
good bearing grape vines. $1,500
cash. Address "W. T.," care Ocala
HOUSE FOR RENT Located on
Watula street, north of the Presby Presbyterian
terian Presbyterian church. A first class property.
Apply to Dr. J. W. Hood. 26-tf
FOR SALE Nice lot 70 x 112 in sec second
ond second ward also nice residence lot at
$200. W. W. Condon. 21-tf
FALSE TEETH We pay as high as
$17.50 per set for old false teeth, no
matter if broken; also gold crowns,
bridgework. Mail to Berner's False
Teeth Specialty, 22 Third St, Trop,
N. Y., and receive cash by return
FOR RENT House on Oklawaha oc occupied
cupied occupied by Mrs. Charles Flippen. Ap Apply
ply Apply to Mrs. Flippen or" address Mrs.
O. T. Green, 206,S. Boulevard, Tampa,
Fla. Can be had immediately. 8-6t
In the heart of the city with Hemming Park for a front yard. -Every
modern convenience in each room. Dining room service is
second to none. -'
RATES From $LJ50 per day per person to $6.
ROBERT M.MEYER, i. E. KAVANAUGH
TO THE EAST
TO THE WEST
,MCoast Line Florida Mail" "Seminole Limited"
"Palmetto Limited" "The Southland"
"Havana Umited" "Dixie Flyer"
"St. Louis-Jacksonville Express"
Steel Sleeping Cars Between Tampa and Washington, Philadelphia
and New York: Jacksonville and Chicago St. Louis, Cincinnati,JLouisville
and Indianapolis. Observation Cars, Dining Cars.
STANDARD RAILROAD OF THE SOUTH
For tickets and reservations call on
-W. T. GUY, ; J. G: KIRKLaji, JL. P. A.
T. A., Ocala, Florida. Tampa, Fla.
EM ; TOURIST FAKE!
-From Jacksonville to
New York and return ... $38.00
Baltimore and return. .$33.90
Philadelphia and return. $36.00
Washington and return. $34.00
Savannah and return .$ 7.00
Boston and return $46.00
Atlantic City and return $38.25
Niagra Falls and return. $48.90
Through tickets to all Eastern resorts, with return limit October
31, 1917, with privilege of stopovers at principal points. Sailings
from Jacksonville via Savannah to Baltimore We-inesday, direct Sun Sunday.
day. Sunday. To Philadelphia direct Thursday.
Wireless telegraph on all ships. Accommodations unsurpassed. Res Reservations,
ervations, Reservations, fare or any information cheerfully furnished on. appli application.
cation. application. ;
MERCHAtlTS S KSNERS TRANSPORTATION COMPANY
H. C. Avery, Agent.
J. F. WARD. T. P. A
L. D. JONES, (1 A.
T. LEO COLLEGE
SAINT LEO, PASCO COUNTY, FLORIDA
IDEAL BOARDING SCHOOL FOR YOUNG GENTLEMEN
Courses in Classics, Science and Commerce. Also
Primary Department. Send for Catalogue.'
. Rev. F. Benedict, Director.
OPENS FOR THE FALL TERM, WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 12, 1917.
KEEP THE KIDNEYS WELL
Health is Worth Saving, and Some
Ocala People Know How to
' Save It
Many Ocala people take their lives
in their hands by neglecting the kid kidneys
neys kidneys when they know these organs
heed help. eWak kidneys are respon responsible
sible responsible for a. vast amount of suffering
and ill health the slightest delay is
dangerous. Use Doan's Kidney Pillb
a remedy that has helped thousands
of kidney sufferers. Here is an'Ocala
Monroe street, says: "I had a
severe case of backache. I couldn't
straighten up after I once stooped
over, unless I took hold of -something
for support. Cf ten I could see dark
spots floating in front of me and
sometimes everything before me be became
came became black. A druggist recommended
Doan's Kidney Pills, saying they were
the best in the store, so I began us using
ing using them. One box cured me."
Price 60c; at all dealers. Don,'t
simply ask for a kidney remedy get
Doan's Kidney Pills the same that
cured Mr. Paflford. Foster-Milburn
Co., Props, Bpffalo, N. Y. Adv. 4.
full assortment of the famous
PAKRO Seedtape. Just the thing for
the small fall garden. Ocala Seed
Store. ; ;: tf
W. K. Lane, M. D Physician and
Surgeon, specialist Eye, Ear, Nose and
Throat. Law Library Building, Ocala,
: AND BUILDER v
- Careful Estimates nta4 on, all Con Contract
tract Contract work. Gives More and Better
Work fot;the Money than any other
contractor in the city.
A. E. GERIG
'Phone your grocer of
druggist for a dozen bottles
of this delicious digestant, a glass
with fheals gives delightful relief, of
no charge for the rst dozen used.
PU3E DIGESTIVE ABOMATiCS WITH
SH1VA3 IslaEn'L WATE8 M8 G':C3
Nothing like it for renovating old
worn out stomachs, converting fooi
into rich blood and sound flesh.
Bottled and guaranteed by the cele celebrated
brated celebrated Shivar Mineral Spring, Shel Shel-ion,
ion, Shel-ion, S.C If your regu!ar dealex
cannot supply you telephone
niSTRlBUTCPv FCR OCAUU
Chesapeake Bay Oysters received
daily at the Delicatessen Shop, Ocala
Housa block. 17-