The Fort Myers press

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The Fort Myers press
Uniform Title:
Fort Myers press (Fort Myers, Fla. 1914)
Place of Publication:
Fort Myers Fla
J.M. Callahan
Creation Date:
January 9, 1925
Publication Date:
Daily (except Sunday)
normalized irregular


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Newspapers -- Fort Myers (Fla.) ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Lee County (Fla.) ( lcsh )
newspaper ( sobekcm )
newspaper ( marcgt )
Spatial Coverage:
United States -- Florida -- Lee -- Fort Myers
26.631667 x -81.857222


Dates or Sequential Designation:
Vol. 4, no. 25 (Apr. 13, 1914)-

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Fort Myers weekly press
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Weekly press (Fort Myers, Fla.)
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Fort Myers daily press
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Fort Myers tropical news
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; '; : :"t' TO "ARRIVE ,HERE the The progressive Southern element Utilities Co.ia Fort with I are As urged a citizen to of attend Fort Myers the open you $350(01$ ( B BlifllJ D ISSUE:

; ..." ..4L :- -. ." Myers has offered to donate Its; I meeting of the chamberof: commerce ;

; r r4 r : LAST NEXT'' WEEK big block the same of golf conditions coarse stock stipulated under 1i tl ., Vt4tt I I at 'i':"at o.the loek.court Vital hence issues tealfM that I F FOR R SCHOOL BUIlDINGS

x :: : J by the other public spirited closets effect the future of tae community I

r .1- who hare made the same of a S I will be discussed. by prominent _

: r JIlts Sallle Llatbej .f Jatksoa XIs. fer.This ry. &VE"BEEN A ? r men. A report of what the dumber t
:j hslppl. Istlga** To JA.e makes the fourteenth donation I of commerce U- doing will be Ealar4 Eta***!***! FaeGe: +sCeald

I r' i i Ceaaty of stock offered the muni TELLOWfI L's SotrE i pGoootES J made by the crrtary. Other I R.Hete PreHati

7 .- Miss" Sallie Llndsey. of Jackson cipality. TOiZ (ou I topics which, concern your city i t'.egest4ee

ir ),laalutapUs to be Lee county's new + t will be brought up. Winter visitors I
home demonstration agent succeeding 1 I are also invited to tonight' At Uw meeting of &H rtaH of o4...

Mill Lynn McNntt resigned Miss lf ( meeting.All I c-atioa held WsHaessVty a mlrfim wee
Lladsey comes highly recommended JANUARY 11 WILL \ I persons Interested IB the !psee ted for the co Ding of i Vtt4 ..-

ri and the following regarding her appointment t t I upbuilding of Fort Myers are (eue of $SiI..*... fsw U* pHMS> of
e .is from a letter addressed 4 ,. a '. I r4 \ urged to be present buying a hit and .re.u.c. tMtsrwl

k .to:the president of the Lee county BE ANTI-SALOON .1 pt I building in the wawteca pet- of Met

1-. : borne,bureau, from Lacy Belle Settle. '- ------ ------ )I).,.. betiding aa attttto to lie
7 district at Tallahassee i Janice bh I>> school .
j agent e TMrfutag as*| w
t" i *Ws, have recently received with I DAY IN CHURCHES ; DELIGHTFUL L PROGRAM addition to the East Fwt nyeng

t!;. regret the resignation of Miss Lynn n \ e9 i ,-boo! bulld IC.
.NI..Nutrrom the position ot home ( a ;? On acccurw of tao fact that taor

demoatratloa agent of Lee County. i! ENJOYED THURSDAY BY were ugly fut imrMBgts isssBe to

;r 2 wish to assure you of the- appreciation Officer* National: and 1'uherial i t make the potitioa lewtcl it ws del -

N of for the splendid Organisation t*' Speak I I tided by the .board to pee asttsa

i 1_> suppsrt,Which. yon hare shown Miss la JarkftOBTilto ; 'CAlOOSAHATGHEE CLUB i until another nseetias welch. will bo
t { .McXutt. without which the full accomplishment held oa the and of UUa. isaarfc ,. t

: i ; of her work would The Bcheots see- aw&ty uoa.ostd
'' have keen Impossible, Please let ate Anti-Saloon League Day will be i ; now sad this yoar lien is saM ta be

r ask of yet that you extend to her observed throughout the state at the Date: Fcr Ekctton 91 Officer I Hereafter i' a 43 per coat fa jMae over the. at'tenaaBO -

k. auccessor the same fine spirit of loyally morning service la the cooperating j i Is First Thursday! last roar for' this reanoa
church. January 11. (commemorating ,.t I the
.1>\ 'and encouragement In February : ealarged booaiag laeUities for
; f Vacancies in Lee county are never the fifth anniversary of the i i iI fthe I I schools are tnipcraUve.ISLuiYER .
r--+ adoption of the Eighteenth Amendment -
difficult to fill because of Its enviable I
F ''reputation In Florida's homet l'fIt j Tb. CaloesakatcbAe dub of Lea i .
... i In most of the churches the addresses county met at the yesMvnee of E. !II.i i: GRANTBB
'demonstration world as one at the I ,
i.-{ counties In will be delivered and the sermon t I Adams Thursday afternoon at I.,-
-j outstanding progressiveneia EIGHTH REPRIEVE
and good fellowship. preached by toe pastors but thirty. Am_ng those present were: I i
visiting official of the National Anti- Mrs. E. M. Adams hostess and chairman I -
fit is with genuine pleasure that I
tell 'you of the appointment 'of Miss Saloon League will speak: in Jacksonville of ..rogtam."A Modern Au- +i By Tae Al......... .......,
I: 8alH tLUdsey of Jackson Mississippi i as follows: !///1 thor"; Mr*. W. H. Hoffman vice- I CHICAGO. Jew ..--i raar* 0naI.I ,
National General Superintendent o I Mrs. E. W. Opfts. recording -
: pretdeiit
". to the place of home demonstration i .; +I convicted two years aa. of the ... -
agent of Lee county. Miss Dr. F. Scott :McBride will preach at t secretary; Miss S. KUene Walker,]r lag of s ......... was granted a
the Main Street Baptist Church at 11 .- I <6rrepc4Hling secretary; Mrs. A. E. reprieve for the
: Lindsey comes to the state as highlyrecommended I eighth tisso, a few
o'clock Sunday morning and at the 'DoarfSer. Mrs. Julia A. lUason. Mrs. .
[days beta
t the date t
as even the Lee County Q i i set for his ea-
!Home- Bureau could desire. She First Methodist Church at 7:30 p. m. 1 t .i .t w: W. K&yniond Mrs. W. StanleyHanson. i ecutioa.j .

,' Joy bad excellent home economics i Dr. EX H. Cherrlngton. general sec I i :-!' Mrs. A. C. Wesvejr, Miss j i Governor' Lea SeaaM craatoi a stay
training having beem graduated from retary of the World League Against Elizabeth Flchter, Mrs. B. F. Walker.Mrs. I of exe atioa of *. days pnMlag the
} I Alcoholism will deliver an addressat i C. F. Opitx. Mrs. M A. U deiL (ssoresae covet decision
for la the c01
the Mississippi State College ?
-Women. followed by five years ol sue- ( 11 a. m. at the Riverside Metho-, \/4_ ir Mrs. Datoye Quillian; Ca$. W. F. I waiter Kiaa( *.ft seauaossl with -
[did, church and at Springfield Gwyun. honorary member; Mrs. Grant to bang
"restful In home demon-
\ : odist church 7:30 : Miss' i -
at p. m. I Emily Ransoms Mary Day
; ?'etratlos. work In Mississippi and Ark- II Dr. Sam Small will preach, at Meth-I- 4 .:_+- -.--- -' :IQIltUtan. Mrs. M. A Holt, sad Mr*. :I I'R DEMTBOYElt:!! : BY fiRE
; ansaa.Mls der f' Bar Nova
Memorial Methodist I Snail 04 River e
ie 1 Llndsey will be In attend 't{church at 11 a. m., and at the ) iLAAI 'j ScoUa a slater. of M.... \V. -W. Ray- { The fire dopartskeoi.
t ..: -aaca, it.tthe district conference of EVERGLADES PUTTING t NEEDED V/ALTON/ LEAGUE wee edit to
Baptist church 7:34 $1OQO mood, who. U winter at
"- borne demonstration workers which at p. nt.. and I : box J7 oa Bstoro assess w........,
will deliver an address at a union,I Owanita Bight ando. {thai arrival dlnesaer. ..
t 4-vll) be, held at Lakeland January23th.'M mass meeting at 3 p.. m. IB. ,the. First i Unle, i I Crocheting: corners and edges on' that a Fwd milss.. baloajtag ta a'
J close abe subscriptions come I
: 1 \ the of the meeting ON CITY AIRS \\VITH' CHAPTER TO ORGANIZE ,
Baptist church + l ;center-piece, scaru, *pklE# car- negro had eafiaTht k Ms from
,. will come"lmmedlat.17 to Fort My Dr. 0, 'T. Ueleman. nichinond. Vat at on<. lot Madison Square Itaias and handkercbJeCa oeevpicd the !backfire a .
e'1'W assume her official 1 position .Carder 1 J1'thlbit. Fort flyers\ ; .-.. ---
will Breach at sniheoi.weseretbedining s
; WesleTJie0rtalMethodur ) & s before
'L ,.,e.amongynu.r. ," :. .church: af'U'a, -jnand\ :at lON TROLLEY ,CA1; ,JUt J.:e cutely: vill be deprbt4J..t.the1innhi f. :,4 INt-ClTrOf PAtM tooer:'aineoa. ..Th* keatessv 1' 5 M ....-."
askjhe'noma bureau a*
? ; ble advertising ads(7
Church" '
the Methodist Episcopal la |proudly displayed some yetjf I 1$8' ..- TIle WL.
: -SjaaNTrgsalssUoa and home dem- ,
; every South Jacksonville- '7:10 \ to tw>derived.f rom participating dining room of atiaJ.tnod
"L.* P- m. napery 'WJa.tfeJia"1 ... .; It .bides ...
anstratlon club>> member welcome personaltyto and let A number of the city pastorarwlli i Collier Least Capital AN. t. I-1' : in it. for -the. paltrysum .tI..a1 Orgaakatioa!: Of Spertssoea i with cbucheted corners centers as&f2erstlast 1as DO tuaraa
bid Miss Ltadsey (Continued on page 4)) stall pouplete Steam t of one thousand dollarsan' !t 'ldv eater Mild Life edges, beautiful enough for first;I
her:.know from the beginning that at the Lee County Fair.Mrs. .
Laaadry ? \ amount that is insigni- ConservaUva: prizes BVSEtT Bill XKUIT
youw1U. stand solidly behind her SHERIFF'S OFFICE REARRANGEDToday i li ,ficant when the benefits to Julia Hansoa said grace and

work.Appropriation! It Is no "pay as you enter" streetcar be deprived from the All- I| A chapter of the Izaak Walton Mr*. Stanley Hanson played a aura- Tn Baptist 4iNey school basket.
"" the standing desk and partitions if please but of "the (League of America national organization bar of pleasing piano selection: rii
you ODe Florida show in New York ( h4 taaj* ads asaiast the Jua-
Bill ( in the office' of Sheriff F. B.Tlppins 'genuine regulation type, strap hangers I I are considered.A will sons be organized In while pknia baskets werewnpatke& ::.a*. .k M m high" school court

:. Has Right of Way were being removed from and all. which has made jts arrival I from I Fort Myers. ,,' The second vlce-presMent eaRed> 'toalgh at i .'......
.i; the original location and moved In Everglade Colliet county I telegram Tampa This was disclosed today when it I the meeting to order at 1 o'clock: tor,
I back that there might be a larger I on a sea-going barge. On another this morning, to the chamberof i t:was learned that Fred R. Browne a formal program; sad lead! th. '
TaeAse.etated> Pr..O Many Few
WASHINGTON- tat Jan '.-The war lobby for the convenience of Tlllto,.. huge barge were 400 tons of -po\1ud commerce demands a f[nationally organizer of the Walton,'Lord's Prayer. America( waa sung,byhho ; CIalqJInts
,-department's appropriation bill had This la quite a convenience and It Is steel rails. j' "yes or "no" answer as to i League will, be here to address aaj paIL Aust ttitl"n Fortune

the right of way in the house today a wonder that no one !has thought of : The auto road from Everglades to whether Lee county will I fce j assemblage of sportssaea and outdoor, (Continu page 4)OTES I ----
it before. : the other i .... ..........
with the McFadden banking bill next Cranetown according to Joe Sand i among progressiveand ; people in general aooa.i By PftH)
live communities of the i The Walica league, it ia pointed ]lr'ILDiIG \ : LONDON. Jan. t.-TIae teaaoas to*.
lo?order of business berg who has 'Just returned from {
Remaining to be passed upon lathe Samville SubdivisionIs Everglades is being changed to one : state represented in the New tout by local sportsmen is a national.I -- tune of William Webber Aastraltsjs
army bill were the forty million 'side to make room on tile grade for Ii York Show. i organization '.of .por 'Jmeti.herII. -1 i The roof 'I/being put on the new gold digger, bee .been. cfc>iia.4 ia ..t<|
Sold Out Mr .... .. .
Nearly i I ay Mary 7r* rolsrtMit \
harborsImprovements ha.ateraeamp.n d other outdoor -
dollar item for river and a railroad track between these two, One thousand dollars is | *$ ;cement buiKing on. .Mala street aa4i!
and various other provisions I points$ Rail are being laid and the i needed and needed now. It advocates-wh&h is fighting (the wrath &nd east wall are being of a ttar'vfilac. ia will
for' the non-military. acttTltiel' That he has on\\ r two Iota left out street, car walk be rnaang( between will cost the county thou :.for conservation: of woods and waters(laid on the Collier"'building, corner of :skire.Th
of his entire Samville subdivision and wild life that inhabit them. I IT { Wabbet Mifcate is vataoi at
of the war department. Everglades and Cranetown as far a,I \tF 'at and 'Jack: oa street
sands in lost advertising $ *.,101),4100.( .hjcs then
more half
was the statement made today to a DuFont 1 In thirty days. i Foliation of Inland and coastal wa-> The pillars'on the west and front
prestige if it is not forthcoming. .is Mid to be m $ ...... of the'
J1X COUXTS FOREIGN TARS Press reporter by R. H. Howell. of i term. indiscriminate drainage: of low- building being laid. '
Mr. Sandberg climbed Into the j I lof| this are
-p Samvtlle. He confirmed the story f WHAT ARE YOU GO land breeding places ef wild fowl and I I II BrttWi goTcraamssV.aad the rem.ip'tier
Bf lie A **ri.t.4 Tress) ot the sale of nineteen lots to Dr. street car caught hold of one of was'the | ING'TO DO ABOUT IT? |ether bird and animal life forest I ,IXCER( OBTALSS DIVORCE ia the faftoi Mate aid BottaatVMr
Foreignlaatomohlles straps and imagined that lie Wheeler .
4 MMyM* oa
JACKSONVILLE.{ Jan. Adam and sisterinlaw.He I fires and general devastation of the I: ..
back. In 111 New York. lie
old could
to the number of H.flZ. has been offered a large priei almost hear the sounds ef heavy ;! ----- -- .outdoors are the things the league ,' By( Tee Associated Tress {![i aa alleged dleeot tet >liishlp.Other ..
bearing 44.45J. persons passed southbound ) :'is .NEW YORK Jan. >.-Katbleea cUUa .hsv. '.... Weed bfiWUttan .
; for his stucco home In that town but street traffic and imagined that he ; combating. I
over the Saint Johns river as he is doing so well with the ten- i j It IS dedicated to the practice of Howard, contralto for the Metropolitan 1: Musitsgaa BlayUy sad Vtt| ,
the white of
sew light Broadway. *
bridge 1.' December, according to the acre vegetable! farm connected with On the same barge with the street THE INQUIRING I ,tic finest! sportsmanship disconrag- Opera Company obtained a dl- I;: ian Perrier emaiayos of a hotel H I
clerk and Winaor.. Oat.planless.
record 'ot Frank Brown it he has concluded not to telL car was a complete ste&m'laUIldt')' tag unfair' method ot h utiag-an4(vorce .from Edward Kellogg Baird :I
auditor. 1.031 of the cars were from II* is raising beans cukes and which will be installed at oace. REPORTER :fishing. "Outdoor America," monthly (lawyer and former president of the '
New- York. sad bore 4.0(2 persona. quash and say that he I.'receiving Everglades la improving, wonderfully n-igazin* dercted to sports afield Century Opera !i Apartment
Georgia 'was second' with 1,031 carsand satisfactory price even for beans Mr. and Erh t1 b use. a .! rr.- 1 and aatream la owned and publiabedby i House is
4,037 Ninety cars from Sandbery states great era l '."ft." lie streets .! fart S S RS | Latest
person -
Canada were I in the list which are Bald to be a drug on the things are In progress. *. | the league. 1, ,.-

: market. He.. made the trip by 'car and at : f I :: (By TM MCtaM4 raw

AND TIDESNew one place found a bridge out twenty Question t "Do you Relieve that the i j COtOl EXPECTS Bl'XPEB CROP :i j I NEW YORK. Jam. -Xo haahaa
,MOON BRIGGS AT BONITO SPRIN8S miles from anyone and there was a radio will eventually replace the i INSTAll OFFICERS i{will be permitted ifl the "ant apartmeat -
Noon: Ztth. 9:45: a. in. I'f truck with a family of tourists stuckon graphopho&e (fly n. Associated; PPN) I [ koase evil left for wosaasv

.. First Quarter; 1st.. 'll: .. m. Meeting with the farmers at Bonus the bridge and at high tide the : Where a...krdt Jackson and First ; COCOA, Jan.; >.-Orang. grower t teal," aow aoaijsM ooo>H.-
Full, 11It. 11:43: a. m. Springs today County Agent W. IU rear end ot the truck was under water. :streets. !iia the Indian river district will set ,j'i FOR ENSUING YEAR. west Mtb st"*" > 's eefiUac t.ot kttas
Last Quarter 17th. 6:33 p. m. Briggs will. discuss with; them the la* The family had been la this uncomfortable .. the .iwot million dollars oa this j CAT'S (t Vera Pogo, .tjtpjghjiirasisi. flhtl
:: ',AT CRESCEJiT BEACH' sects, and fungus diseases and other predicament fOf twenty W. B. Graham: "No. Not ttle crop 1I.Is estimated. The crop will' I will iaterrltv afjltjU) aed .....-

Friday January 9tkHiga I handicaps under which they are hours and mosquitoes were annoying radio is repeated-every night. People ,total half a million boxea. It i* staid, I i I Itala their tret9" ',MftW*, that hey
'Tides* 1:54: a-m.and J:IS p.m. working. them badly like to hear things more than once" sad represents one of the best pro- I DeIaktfBl) BaIl4IU&| Ghee U Retiring i are net married ijal her. notion ....

Low 'Tides\ : $:34 a.m.and 1:00: p.m. There is always a good attendance Mr. Sandberg made the trip back and are fond of old familiar tunes. t tductions ever recorded in the djsftrtct :f+. Officer* e. Thursday i of marrying; Mrfchia. the .sst-
at these meetings held in Bonlta{It. three hoar and twenty minute M. E. Shafts: "Except a preservative I All but about 25 per cent of I EveaJng ''mediate !stare. '
.Satartay, January 101 k Springs .as the farmers la: that section ct the work of deceased artist the yield Is shipped to the New York ,I ..
lIl&h.TW": 2:33 a.m. and 1:50 pjn are alive to their opportunities. the radio will eventually displace the {Ir ark8tt1.e: .1tJ? }once goes to I Ii t Pythlan. Temple No. 2<, enjoyed a II I German Humorist

i Low-'Tides; J:.$a.m.and 1:33' p.m, Recent Real EstateTransfers graphopaone. especially tar concerts I jP9ddelphla, 'Bojtoa and Wieag+\ 1Ii j delightful\ banquet last aUght laPythian ,]
j ffH. -- :, CONTRACTOR LOCATES HERE and dances." 'i rvetsr. r 1 halL t.y";. : Plays' No favoritesiBj '
lit*, Reported ?hardly why fh tables were beautifully decorated -: ..
.. .,' Saaeaj, Jaaaary '. W. MacN'elll: see + --
._ .r -''}'light,f. fides *:10a.m.and 4:14: p.DL W. H. Clawson. of South Bend It can aa with the radio one ha no JT.. K..AVinsor Recovers with Ba tttrtlam. ,'and tAlfin(11 i T" AI........ Trees
.111.114 '::11 P.DL i esitate' 1 Tinea.The. I\ lUMBCBO Ills xeoaasa
Low 'TkttltU\ Indiana, general contractor 'aidbuilder flt 't/ansacricais continue choke but has to take what- comes. From Recent Illness '
after inspecting .Tip j Ida ictlvoly I 'b Q t m*i ys! dealt l aw not re- The graphophone k theonly meansof temple, opened-a the uuJ i;conductor oa tag 'Mw wc .orco-
f -
!,,,,;i;' thoroughly has 'decided to settle in ported.. The. following have beta, preserving the Immortal work ol ;hour with a good attendance., ''poade&t has co3a sed aoplaVsos wnther ae
." : /:"'!* JL' CORRECTION r'Fort Myers. j closed la the last day or 3w.: I dead artists. "&n!s Kate Brack.a trained anise Each officer found a >present> at aboutt4ltinalee

', .:.-- Mr. Clawsoa is acquainted .with) ] The 'McLean, home in East: Fort 'tro.'B Savannah! 'Georgia who was her nation,from tile reUrlng M. E.: CjMU itstkts I tt trod 'd aellaeall-

,..,'.>.: -.';Un yeUr 't--.t" .advertisement of Loch's Department number of homes on the East Coast Chased by T. P. Hill for' $3,500.00.]I s: Gotbam'sPostmasterDies |T. It.'laaol' darinr his recent fflines of her love and appreciation i I "On* is sttoas drtakar.

: dear*. the printer made a H* has taken a bungalow at SIS Park i,This property has lights wtter. sew- ',, From Operation I *: left for her horn on Thursday!1[I I for their loyal support white she Two orgasms % IJjrjjsjl oam aay. and

mistake, The idvertisehentrhpuid avenue. The temporary, office will) [era and all\ other modern c' nveni n-j ______ ;jevealng' :Mr. Winter U recovering;I I t I:was their leader. t three enact faa | HpMiH. ma of atooiBOl. -
fceve"read" one-third off on at his residence.. His specialty la 1C-,I, 1 I''tlcejy, aad was able t* be out of Officers and members presented' i,; l." .
and,suits and woolen dress- the work.ACTING Forty acres south of,the loaa store coat taa, printer made It read i residence and KeU y*. farm oa the ,boulevard]i K -".W YORK. Jan. 9.-Edward: M. 131w Biases dates practicailr from their IOT for aerMr ( *. Two serf\lee\ mm atUvtteoaMst. .

_.. .eav aRk and.tfmsca as welL The Pees SEW YORK POSTMASTER has been sold by T. P. 11U\ to Shaw- Morgan one deaf..'abed by Poatmast- ;his.arrival at aia Fowler street home{r Wasaburn made -the presentation -' cad skew |.M. a great aaCM -
such a mistake wa* croas &; Gammon fora consideration. et General :New a* the "txrt knows ;' frowetV ago l"cr five year. Mr. i la a pleading maltaer.f ;tics
is very l fq pcstmaster In the world." died today ,\ttn\or. his wife and little Officers Installed U rmaa la ooaM. Two
made'and takes this means of In- i By The tAw rIal 4 Tress> of flf.500.60t with t|.| were Margaertt I
teraiag the public that it was a .WASHINGTON; Jan. 9.-John J..t'' Six acres in the save ''Beighbor-' as the result of an" operation for appeadicltSa ;dau iter. Lools. bAt'e xaad help,j Holland, P.; c.; Catherine Hart,, il.E fwa4{ a brew wr#*- aft.* thro lUke

jafsiaks offikfjProsand; ; .aot ofate. Klely was appointed today as acting'i hood. owned by Mrs. Jni, Vusall I winter home in Fort Mirers, spending i j. C.; Mary & .CrlSU.! K. S.; Mary war.
.. Loh>_lit, WM,not, the Inttnttf postmaster at New York to succeed: boa been sold to Shawt 'oti ft Gar- lie spent more than &0year* Jn. the'the 'etumners! at -thtir old home lat 'K. Stewart. E. J.; Lacy Kellow. M.; "(hie Italia I is A ..atilt. Tae
'DC the Loeb-StorCtalnclndealflt Edward ML Morgan,. who died early, moa for 1200000. pcctal service -and had been post- t Rhode Islaad. Urs. Winsor U see 3losa Stroad 4L of :R. and C.; Beuie! make a love trstgajy sad three unarja:'

a d + .tr' t*' big;'price ,r- today. "j I I I J' :)1n. W., B,. WlnKleriai< aold to marter In this: ,tit} 17 yean, 4retwy of the Tourist club. and. Is';! .Uckaca, ii. ot f; Jacobice ,Ragge.Riters :.against Rom**
", rr"+ 4l > : lOely has been assistant postmaster Mrs Lena CpwU two aces..At Crescent Jut. Morgan' va- 6$ jean old and saxlP'-:\ fpr this scuon's uDgJi;'l P ; Allan ", 0. G., and Althea. ''Oct Rassisv.'-.IJi-_ a '.rtiy
lJ.hitstoa *-
: wiie had three, daughters! l'oWta. pianist of politicaljjjjjjjjjjj.jEJ'
Beach for $2,00400 cash. Jaavaa ta = \ -
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: ; .'$U 11T5. 'WASHINGTON LETTER )I Ir .' HOW mE con .nUH BEHAVED 11924 Ii

circa: TUllO IF ties en aces; : &liD 1 j l.J.TOTAl.. .
FASHIONS POIt t m m i"J "jj.r .iT'JIIL, JLT A'JUP /a IIOW itC1 tEtE111ttIOecsG0 '

r j, : ,BY HARRY-a HUNT lion with the Irascible Thomas I ha Oral, i'. 47rmoirs
t 1 > EA' Lindsay BtaBtbn of-AbUeoe..Teal 11.14 uU..oo :,
6 Aa stated that time la the I
-1'he7 7 Mama It. At. .5tHI.ot.I

W this:04"Tom: Marshall. the Hammer wire dispatches seized out e. chair of Washington.and vowed El ", Shirley Sharon I fRIC S 1\\ ,
i .Jioosler! waj. who presided 7 U. ,7SO,000 ... .. .
T to splinter it over Elantoa head -u' .
vrr Senate
g .terns. rot 'WoodrowWlUon during the .two asP -In 'fact:be had the chair waving ; :.J I :r "'- OOlOf') t o ft ',W i. Hr
1 fe 1 d* c. J. **H t r In the air and was adxandag on i IV : : {
k .kMra ooNdge.'! Marshall :Is r*' the defiant Texan when fellow com- IRCfIIHS : \ I' 250.000 ; Ii. ., 4
'pott.4 b .aeei0heerred. 'hes oer fliittee: rnembersi interposed re- "
i f taii-fjllttaEeif taotUl.;jpresiddit.tatte > straining hands and prevented the 101 i I I': ttw, j J" ..
wreck either or ,
congressional ,
It .U mare'exectlzaEeboutd: -
say:U atlIe.has':.Web s president crasmlm or of some ,eomm1tteefuraitare. m I .1so.eeo ; -
1 room
McbMitf _.vinL' '}Ju-aen M *
=.114 lbk tee k ep that up for.V Now cornea the sequel Among ... J J QEC IPT .ooooctI ,
,' z.n eaN-Ole after Marck the Christmas girt received by .
4.: IfQ be-Cbarlef Dawes.V .- Hammer. last week was a* sturdy" I i I,! Ut.tOO.
straight backed chair, sutetantla&Y
so -
nave U out for ,-oune1Cl .
.. ,. bunt that It might be used I \ i; !
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t fEAlihlO of1ht pareses. es'a bludgeon on even the thickest r-- _10 'i II SC0,100V Fe.rt'lj'ier"Make

Ei; S. .lttV Ji wondering cap.aoctaty The skull without injury to Itself. .. i t.l I \\J "IJ V $1,000 :
whet.ber'-the 'wife of the vice sender remained anonymousBut I
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I)rc l eDt-to be'bl overly enthusias- by applying Sherlock JiolmesT 'I ; J \ I t t.II I
deductions.. Hammer's friends are ; : 4
'. Uc a( eke prospect.o< tour or naortjr Acre Do Its B st" ,1
? :\' convinced that the chair came I I:7t Every .
a30ii In } aiblngtwu Q 'Lf'U/ ISUot II t. .
-nutl" from OQe of two aoUTC: e. ti, yl
i 1t.P\a1Db': .I"; Dawsbtft I
Either frora a fearful friend of .
fond of .
; the 'J\Iq and feather r
i<*:'XVaahtncton'official society Hammer:or- '" : 1 SOD 00. i The many big crops of fine fruit and fancy vegetables grown
r *baa lived Tnocfa ta IVaahbig- From a hopeful enemy of Man- with Ardour's BIG CROP fertilizers :ire o4rfic) f'': dvtrtft+e-
ton's ? ?: 710,000
>.Brtt pbea:"Have was Comp t ---- I
; ment. Actual field! results clearly prove their superior crop-
I..s|111 ago.iater of :curryacr wbe mom,M wee So-edd 4J. rruiiE and change obliterate one O rn iwerril' ;a continuous puzzle to the farmer and played ha\. e in making ability. Only high grade materials of known value
.C_ thelsn4ge; %,, JL by one;many of the historically the tleTeHifUBent interesting of oUVashington. Sears-Roebuct Agricultural foundation. The the smallest
spots was
.r On both'these occasions she.was yield suit the needs of the particular crop for which it is intended.:
Jble ; 4 since 1913, and with the exception; of this year it dropped under the production
tg.> to follow her' preference of The old Surratt house oa' H:'Y I of previous years as far back as 1903:; The government estimates I They can be depended upon to grow big crops if big crops are
tlogUWe'or'so la the
; put street where John Wilkes Booth;. o 0 ,- G.6aOOIiO bushels for 1924 as against a total cf 3M6.3S-.000( I possible.
7capUar social 1Ite. to
preferring; plotted Lincoln's assassination Is" 817TTDXXSSS7 bushel dMrtnr 1323 and a fire-year average of 2,&U-tS.OL ) busheli ;
.t cpsiOsve.berJntertsts, and actlviuesW1 beinf remodeled and the first foot < v. the crop bit Its snap In the unfavorable growing season of 1924.. :
wiihli<,a ,| cirtto of close front win be made into store As soon as tae smallness of the yield was realized through; Indications .
7#tMs ,. -- rooms! 1 of the late planting! replanting, poor stands and other unfavorable I For Citrus Vegetable {CropsThe
; hls'rlfp of a vice: preaUrct. bow.vr ,
Women Summer onditl4Jll8, the price of corn hurried upward and remained extremely
tI are reluming from a
,>ah. Ujhertu'e.slaaWe bur- I
Ambassador high the of other grains.
WTlIILE Jusse- throughout year as compared with the prices
4*. cI'* ckftl obUsatioM t at.can- .. in Europe with the tier In
relation to the of live stock disproportionately
\V raDd'8. W TI *tnSret1h.: prices corn costs are
tat_ eaaity b 'A&utBd.> la fact-Jl lug ambassador seem \to t- straight frocks tw their trunks and Jilsh. The reaction <,f the farmer has been to save his corn for market Armour BIG CROP line is complete. It includes
4JS fgrttti the kodtal: .dnti, .r de- have been marred by some flat! *' the new straight; narrow coats on I sales and use other feeds Wuen it is recalled that the United States I formula? and analyses to suit every Florida crop-and soil.
eo|jAn,apoa, Mrsi..paw** wbe has been producing and consuming about 3,000,000,000 bushels of eon ;
; notes Jrkaolllet. 1IU'. ! v"Pgnreiob stirred by his their backs. annually. the disaster to the com crop and the consequent upheavalIn I
up statement on the
.' 3 especially adapted to the fall needs of And
: grove.
gt p.. pay b4 her your
final liquidation of the French ? live stock l1Ial'ket.-.partlcularly hog, cattle and dairy-becomes apparent -
amturallr +olubb ar4 !'<....... to the United Busies Washington runs are several]silhouettes in dresses I there's a DIG CHOP vegetable l fertilizer to satisfy every need.

} ;.. M win be the. richer U real music*?:"* !the narrow' tube the hitched-up drapery.the The corn crop matured better than tad been expected, but buskin? of your soil and crop. Descriptive booklet free on request. ;
!' ,- nevertheless, for his service her*.;- circular skirt or flounce and the floating returns were poor and the grain which, reached the markets was nor
R-Cta.-r..lllUl't.lnat For one of his final acts before drapery. But there is really only one only less In quantity but also In quality The large amount of moisture *
Dem departing was to give a bird faun- which It contained mused It to grade lower than ordinarily and also r.,, Warehouse at Fort Myers ,
t ;*ml '--;Aaaebor K.-t;.. '* cut (for most of the new coats. It Is the ranked
J tain, dedicated to th& birds of quired more corn for nutrient values than when the quality J. E. YelvJngton-Local Saks Representative '
.D threataoed to Irve narrow style buttoned straight line
up to his name Piney&anehthrough which section .- on a j higher.
'w. 'summer.. while'to. aa. alterca-. Jasserand<< loved to walk. or held as dose at the hip as possible. Speculation concerning the corn market however Is Eoo\!=j 'on
""- With the button it is especially good for ward to the new crop, which Indicates a big yield If the _""J _> if favor
--- able. With a shortage of hogs looming up the protaliUlty! u thai torn Armour Fertilizer WorksJacksonville
for it leaves the
't' l--- ;'=' : I or shopping "111 be cheaper vlthia) the next 12 months-provided the crop is a rmaL
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!' ,- : ; STEP HENS & co., bands free. Smart women who are ar
,J"c: 0 ACCOUNTANTS. r riving every week from Paris are wearing Fla.
r, London aad New:7 rlt KeprcsentativesJNATWNAI. I this type of coat in mouse-gray fleece I I
,; Member .:coatings with gray fur at the throat or in READ THE PRESS AND BE HAPPY i iI l i -

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t FRA.\KUN ARMS HOTEL I an automobile trip from their I __. ,, .-
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f, .lau........ 1I.t; ee ...Utl wlirst-aakleg, bask. by eeetraet.aa.'t.' tea, completing the Journey In 13 .........

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1 10 acres beautiful. .'watt?.'fr 4.nt. High and' i'Y." Elevation !

15;feet Magnificent shade trees. Within 15 minutes I 4'y ,
ov. ,.
"f of City of ,Fort Myers.\ Adjoining\ several high, ; j. 1 J .
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.OivXee County Boulevard at Tice 320 feet frontage on ;

Highway.: Adjoining several high class subdivisions. 3


.. On. Lee County Boulevard 7 miles out. 5'acres splendid n 7kcked '
in '' ,
rich; land, suitable for truck farm or nice i home. Fine IictrPY:ftjl

creek ,with good fishing running- through. :- one side of I 4f insfeadofcostlyftns

property. 111 ;
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5.acres ;with dandy little -5-room) bungalow. nr tty'I''ii!!

,flowers 'and garden! around house. Has about 100 ul waa.r +. x t--sees 'il

(grapefruit i and orange, trees. On '_hard ,road. G miles 'I sY'tr.YY'w e q3-p a,C.y Ce,;F- .... .. .

f rpnTCify of Fort. Myers.\ ,
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.On McGregor -Boulevard. ,Fine;; large lot, suitable for -.: ... .t": -".
; s class 1 home within mile of ; u never such< '
i ju'gh (, one the City of Fort Myers. \ ,YU, fiTX"ft U < ,

t .6: *.. .: .Splendid l neighborhooddt'i ; ', 1 .

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l t 1 J 90( acres: 'within' half-mile of Lee County-Boulevard and \. ;
t '; -t. ,6 miles. o }Fort. .0,'Myers.\ Good dirt. Next. to subdivision. ; 1 i X
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; 8h@e*River. 'Nice home. About 5 acres in grove.Pranges 4n almost forgotten cd! tobacco --nikacssa3 its sppctizisg frsgraacerfrom V ,

,lemons, tangerines, grapefruit Outhouses.. I H secret Walt t.s A let.e ;,dat.n ,t1 ,d n3tc: cia t I:; 'cortscJ x"o g t" at{ : .
now ours ercluCat"-slowcr-bcraisg.: and therefore
Chickens., 'Boat" ,. etc.These IJ i is responsible for tEe .
delight; COOCf. Here truly: is'r FFc. Sobico;; -

fal taste of Granger Rough! Cot its that' IS i : :0 ;
pipe tobacco!
properties are going be sold at a price that you "' ,- .

} ,can make money on. See the Owner. EdTateiC Royal '

: J *lin Park. Tice'Station or telephone 163-13."

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t.: '. rtW f t HATIONAl : ;' l' > : New Bust of -- -' [ -'':::''- "" ; $ ..--.i-.a.-..'-. <. #'

rl: ::<. EST ABt1SHEO_ IN :' ': :' f:" It"U 1

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:." ment of two new ,
f f: the! South Is, announced : '\ o .. .
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Serylce) roltefl States a --
I' Agriculture a bringing j .e '

.. bet. One national' f'tb.e'forests w 1 :: '.' ; : .j
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the 7a ks B. is located I
.., ".iniles. outheast; .,of 1 f t} : S
|>n"thet site.yof Camp l i ifOf'e i itftbraces ; near ,-t
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f'lithbrlty; ot jflv*".. j per'
sui'At!: *hfto.provides : .. '"
er.things, for national,... } r4 -d* '1" :
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established on military i ate. :
iellict j to regulations. :;I ,. 't.4.... S ;
t he Secretary 1 of War & I
iaryk,<*<:/(AgrIcnltur ,
1 :The-.second national I I
as thfe UcCiellan and
f about 15,350, acres t
3 of Anniston, Ala.;on'the \i ,
,$CleUIJL., This forest a. : .ON.
ated by the President ; : :. '
II vision of ,the -:: I

a '. try Doth, Act the Jackson ; : I

{ .:McClellan Forest will I
, used for all necessary
: ',poses_tinder plans
i ':.' the Departments 'of [ ; : < !>.. JIIEt! !
: : ,culture: f : : \ ::1_, I I tei. s % I I\ JIIII.11111111 (tors
via \
q. won as lands are i
, ,. Forest:,-Serrioe will i i : ttS" :.
, (,. '-',' national The areas forests will ( -Jdf : : ibte iw bust of \\o tr :; 'I
,td'from fire and trespass k scuiptor He is shown puttirs u.e .
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products and con ------ ------ r
i practices will be- made, -Uifets
DC'SUR}; OF W'V- ,- [ -
J timber now on the tracts fashions;
, i Re prosres.-iiw Ort the fad No "" .
proved,,and new chintz A infinite treatment with definite result*. II I
I ,- crops will be'encouraged. ., on I>- rtv-na-wn l'rp! >' timads, aerie: Tills method matt' the weak strong!
; Yejoyment of roads of the word by NATLUh.i: procem. After : 5' t.
l j : |hrougb 'the forest areas ) :! through your \ains. Nature will do the rest. .;.t-. E_
I It not onlV rebuilds: the Ductless glands 1 '" :zi
i. important part of : : (lace tUI'eS of the entire twOy. The blotd fet-U the.
", h<) lash ed Glands. The elands turn I=h the, motive iw '
management. I pulw Lnli-3: you have pure I:aod kept ;
1"'J These new.forests, say A frock l Premature, old ago! and a. early: trme Whip I
I ., ficials and Blood washing: : treatment.Thla
'of the
"" with treatment. Is nota Gismo for i i
a lvSf'
.: ; culture, will serve for r. lout- I logk-al and I;ruersal prnentative of l1ag1l...... i : 11
i principally as 5'j, Ribbon 1"1 ATVr.OPATHFor massage is tired anxifatmcnts in conjunction Phone '_ I
i forestry practice as In ,
ever ROYAL .
i;t h, : most grown pass madtr before the Forest the f effect ill "SETS toeatale.BnrLEYLED. 1 : .'. .\ !.,. .to- ,S4 = .!
tern will be. ready for the bright Tint: esldtstCkiropraci ; : z .r
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;II' : provides tor new tree I l behind our ,| #
1 : the:place of the matured i

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J if::.:':. Mothers want It, for ; Do -- wi h .credit, -- '.|
' .J clean away the
; ;0'-\' ", tops the hoarse conch iHay,
J ...'.. ful sleep. Safe ud |
Fort ?
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1 1' We have: :for sale, L -.J' t- S l

i ". I est and. best_ located : :: :: .
I .. I : P. M. home was built under p' ) : 4

: R G $ P. lL Has beautiful grounds '. fj
: : i ::..0 P.M. Furniture all built for c.'t l ; t-
L_ Grapefruit ; : 'P.:'M.: I monizes perfectly with :. .;:: i9c ;;i'3s 3 ::

i gerines,. to an c.t"i} ;
II We can sell you this I i.
! i /.. straight: or, will astonish .iSc S5
, ; : boxes for '
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: shipment, : present pwner has j

; ;;:' 'guaranteed,( quires his,.presence l : > . I: ..
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lairs can Had In anything automobile' ._ : I *t-. %*.5c > .f., tP.i '"*"-

.;. :plies here at a : : : 1 \ :
. raoaabl .price>> ., :We : -I I : i r.- .
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ptete Ito r".rLel1thbtg : : I l' When you: put', + t 4

, for the | '.:.:;.- ,:. j 1 n .drink. i .or upon ) L

&uto Su ; I : 1PESS is your, foods you i i .
1 Store g be sure of its
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I rh.B 407Jackson l v Your ]health:l i :
1 .1f i : : ', I such precautions.I ; l : \;, ,: ?
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usually clean,' ; :
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for .- Our prices are r :
i HAVE YOU SEEN ITT "ONE LOOK,MEANS A' LOT" l= ble, weight )lo i. ia ,
., It lies between the Boulevard and the Trail next to Snell Bros. Valencia Terrace And ser vice
is now'assured of high. class''restf ictedproperty: alL. around. Restricted to 4,000 oat j t t prompt .
. <. and with improvements. in!:\OW priced at $I,500 with only 5400 cash for deed making xe- ,:: '" t' ="nIar. : :; : ; g
c sale easy. These lots}are certainty; } worth looking at,?100 discount for cash. Ask your t ; I *5\1"1.;' l ; : t I
,. broker to show you beautiful "Sunset Place. He will be glad to, _do so E as'he- 'is.protected. -,, i j r I
; -( jpn request -both- as to client and price advance -
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and Realtor Post.Office Bldg., Telephone 277.2 rings. .
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1''>'- "' ::1'$7,500.9Q'1.3'cash., balance within three.' .. :',.' a.i. SIEES: I
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+ mE FonT JltERS: PRESS, FORT 1II1'ER, FLOCJ.1 ___ ____ FRIDAY AFTEI1TOO. '. Jll.rARY PI9:. ",
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i'; :' TIE' FORT t MYERSPRESS >,. FLORIDA. '. KILLS TAXES ,1 ::1 i t1111111II111U111I1IIIIBi111Ni1tilitllilf. !!!!MJUI t ''ii -i...:: ;
' '...Jack-" 13 : :-i" """ : - -- I COMING EVENTS I LIST OF WORLD'SBEST \ COLDS THAT:1 :: =. --- o: ,!

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,. i iif The people of Florida, voting six to one, have 1I I IPNEUMffiNIA I THE ELTON | ;

'.7, FORT MYERS Owned PRESS BT Incorporated i amended their State constitution to provide that Friday, Ninth I BOOKS HEADED KID

': HOSmt: PiWsker 04, General Manager the legislature may not levy a State income or. Trneheart Wesley Bible class wQl DEVELOP : E 113 Koyal Palm Are. EE :
inheritance tax. By making this amendment a meet with Mrs W. Jtanklm on -

1: ..... M Second claM man matter lurch 14, UU la th'l' part of the fundamental law, Florida takes a.. Washington street. at...S.30 p. m. All BY SfMESPERE'S H HThe :: :='
g loot elee at fort Myers Florida, mdes the Act ot March .. ""- stand against the tendency toward confiscation; members urged to be present. NChronic A home for HE -1 .

t. >* a4e4 as'_ a weekly. newspaper en Noverotwr 22. ISM and a.i' which happened ,in this country. Florida knows S e I visitors desiring comfort EE
a dally w March M. 1111.
that a state can grow only upon development and Daughters of the Wesley class of I coughs and persistent'colds sad :
:'_ XSXBEB OF THE ASSOCIATED PRESS that excessive taxation discourages developmentand the Methodist church will meet with Lilwrlin of the rnUeiNlty Of to serious lung trouble. You caj 1 -!oP tem!; : Just off f let St. Phone Irv |
._-_ Press Is ezcloslvelr entailed to the 11M far the out of the Mrs. Conrad Menge at 3:30 renn )Iianla Tells What They now with GeomJsion, an emu] shied -eo'I''I
o J an news dispatches credited tt> It'or not oihs" eventually taxes tax sources O'c1OCk.1 .Ire And Why sole that it pleasant to take. C reomu i

pubof Stats or out of existence. is a new medical discovery with 1:Tk ofold action
I Florida is the winter home of thou TenthA I lilllllimillllllllinmimiimilimimmilil
__ Already The most fascinating thing about ; it soothes and heals the( inflamed .
1.81iBSC1lIPTIOlf BATES sands of well-to-do people from all parts of the food sale will be conducted at I lists of best books Is the golden opportunity membranes and kills the germ.

.f ti; d _<:ADler, Oatdde l-, Collier- Char-I country; but the State wants them to make their Miss Flossie Hills store by the Junior they furnish to disagree Of all known drugs creoeot t is recognized iiiiimmiimimiumiiniiimimimnmm!
:, lott sad Ueardrr Cdantiee I permanent home there. Her treasury does not class of the Fort Myers[ high : with them. A good list will give you by the medical f rat err at y as the ..
Y.nth for the of
One Month S schooL greatest agency
t ipetha _QarIoU.1 Three Months 1.7S need their income or inheritance taxes, but the mental gymnastics for a week explaining chronic coughs and colds and other forms i "Build With Brick"j
? Six Months S.SO State itself needs capital for the building of roads favorite title
'jl'WtU One Tear C.M Monday Elertnth why your of throat cod long troubles. 'CreomuUion !
homes, schools, hospitals, and apartment houses.In should have been given first place contains, 13 addition to creosote: other&aliDSctanents.wbich I| J. C. McDonald\ |
TearI.00W"U7 F M. Williamson, state! Sunday ,
.TtH Weekly Fort Myers Fww On
Instead of fifth and why another soothe and heal the !
the that increased
developments and
T a Fart )iv. Prte Six Month -'Ui belief i
rs ? school superintendent trill meet;with '' General Blclla ;
building operations will draw workers from other should be omitted entirely to make J.Ba:!!i il membranes and,stop the irrtfatien erz =
the workers council of the First Methodist :: .
't and injhmmation;*>hile :ihft creosote : and E 4
; for neglected book whose goes .;
States, and thus1: add to the population, and that church, South at 7:JO)>>. 'n. room a I 'k : STAlNJNOMEMBER' the ,resulting of will significance I la perfectly obvious to of the '
; increase activity produce a ,- Jdood.tttacb jKa seat : trouble and (
larger tax?revenue\ than income and inheritancetaxes Wednesday' Twenty-eighth you. Lists after all are very relative d.strOJs'the germs;: that lead to consump H Brick and Tile Bungalows E :x xa

:f NATIONAl mlTOIUAL combined, Florida voluntarily relinquishesrevenue The Ladles Altar Society of Saint as personal as one's preferencefor tion.Creomulsion = Specialty EE
The only
t 1024AssOClA'Jl0N which she--might easily obtain by levy Francis Xavier's church will give a a color or a perfume. is guaranteed' satisfactory in
IOU absolute one that we can rememberis the treatment of chronic coughs and colds, Why not build sUbstanUaU.tBox EE
ing these taxes. card party In community hall at 8
Me the one the seven wonders of the bronchial asthma, catarrhal bronchitis and
e; :Most of our States collect income and inheri- o'clock. Refreshments will be world. Never from our earliest Infancy other forms of throat and Icng diseases,andis 937-Fort Myers E ,

., her Swthen newspaper J-mWlshers's Association. tance taxes, although the people of Oregon recently serred.DELIGHTFUL. have we heard a single wonder excellent for building up the system after r.1II 11I11I 111111I1111I11I II 111111I1111I1111I1111I ) .
Association. repealed their income tax law and the substitution of- colds or the flu. Money funded if any ....
g ember Florida,iPress .1M questioned or a ,
cough or cold, no matter of how long standing
voters of
Associated Baffles Michigan rejected similar proposal. fered.
if Xemher Florida a FNJoiEl, BY CLUBtcontmned is not relieved aft r taking accordingto
: xember South Florida Press Association. Most States are continually devising ways and Perhaps this unavoidable personal directions. Ask your druggint.9 Creo-

means to take all they can get from their citizensin question In existing lists of the mulsion Co. Atlanta, Ca. (Adv.), 73
the form of taxes. The era of extravagance nom page 1) world's best book Influenced Asa Don ACRESi
P ]Friday Afternoon, January 9, 1925 which followed the war caused many States to rise The recording secretary read the Dickinson, the librarian of the Lni i

11 to confiscatory proportions these two kinds of minutes of the December meeting at versity of Pennsylvania, to under- 7 miles out fronting on both i

taxes. Florida's progressive example is expectedto the Royal Palm avenue residence of take the compilation of a comprehensive The New Barber Shop sides of the Lee County Boule-
nmLETHOUGHTFORTODAYnless Mrs. D. Quillian when she 'and her and impersonal list selected to vard. All good high and dry land. i
produce wholesale reaction in States 231 First Street
Lord 0 soul and for- a Mrs. M. A. Llddell Terms one-third cash balance
the my mother were the expressed preference of the ;
;fr' get not all his benefits who redeemeth have gone to the opposite extreme, and to bring hostesses and chairmen of programon critics and present. And< Strictly Modern one and two years. Price $t, .OO
to the great past Hair Cut, Shave, Shampoo .
attention of the voters in these States the
thy life from destruction: who crown- "music"; and called the roll; each the result of this mammoth task of Come try our service I per acre. t

eth the with lovingkindness. and tender mercies. necessity! for economy in State government.The person responding with an item of computation and selection Just published Andrea & Cone Pro p*.
Palm 103:1,4. only flaw in the Florida amendment, it interest concerning a well known au- by Doubleday, Page & Company -
would seem, is that at some time Florida may thor.The under the title "One ThousandBest 200 ACRES

wish to levy an income tax to tide her over an corresponding secretary readan ( Books" is a list whose authoritativeness -

: THE FORT MTEBS PRESS PLATFOBX emergency. In that case, the amendment just invitation from the president of is beyond question. But it
the Arcadia Woman's club, Mrs. Cas- 8 miles South on the Tamiaml
passed would be
; an insurmountable obstacle.- does not deprive one of the delightsof
s- Dearborn sie M. G. Orr to attend the DeSoto NOTICEWe I Trail, two-fifths of a mile from
Loan Association. Independent. disagreement for there Is Just as
A BmHttoff M
Trail, with mile
one frontage
County Fair: and she was requestedto on
'.A, Water Softening Plant for Municipal Water convey the thanks of all the ladles keen a Joy In pitting your judgment still located : Henry Creek. Price $70.60 per
against a collective mind as againstthe are
8/iteB. SOUTH OPPOSES CHILD LABOR present to Mrs. Orr for the delightful acre. ;
*Water Frost or Island.Park.mad Municipal Audi- AMENDMENTLet day planned at Arcadia for all the choice order of of an preference individuaLThe Indicated! at the same old stand. t

fetlamUrer ,this..also be laid down as an axiom: No clubwomen of section nine, and especially in the chosen titles is curious and Corner First. and

;, Frost Bomlerard._ people-no sectioncan today barter a principlefor for the Caloosahatchee club. interesting. Those receiving the Sts.Seminole Garrison & Shultz
Miss E. Fichter Introduced .
11'ne neaeb.J a reso-
Bridge to creseent
a personal bias and expect its advocacy of highest number of endorsements; ,
Deeper Blrer Channel ,to Provide Entrance- for that same principle lution to ammend the constitutionand thirty-one, Shakespeare's "Son-
not to be undermined and Realtors
by-laws of the club to change the Realty
0... Setae Teasels.CeapleUoB Lear" and
finally overthrown. There are lines just as definite nets "Hamlet King
date of the annual election of officers -
;- .f lee Covotr'i System ot Boads.f to be drawn in "The Tempest" Lovers of his plaintsto
governmental precedure as there from the first Thursday of Co. Inc.
:Se. 11 Arcade
; :f CtBfletfoa ot Tamlaml Trail and Fort .,en- are in social prKjleges. If the south actually March to the first Thursday of February the dark-haired lady will feel a 1 Phone :31Iillilf11111111lIIIIIIl111111lililtllilll11111111111111111

xraba Booth. Highway. believes, as it preteftds to believe, in the right of Mrs Raymond seconded the sense of satisfaction at seeing the ,
.:ft ...Utleauo..of Highways! Ineladhi Planting fCo4eaaat the state to control iirujatters ,which are within resolution which was ca-ried. sonnets preferred to "Othello" "Ro"

'' ,Pal s.along 'Tamlaml Trail Clear across the scope of the state's legal power then it must On motion of Mrs. J. A. Hansonthe meo and Juliet" or "As You Like It, !' i 111tlltlllllllllilllllllllllllilillltlllilllhlANNOUNCEMENT
: but there will be those who rise In a '
jlele'.Cottaty and Coatlnminr ol Boral Palms alongXegrertr stand against any further encroachment date for payment of annual dues .
-, BnllT il'tohata: Buss: on this set for the first white heat of indignation to suggest
>) none too well guarded was Thursday of
territory. If the south does
books in
,1 'i} B n JUU to Last Coast not believe February, when the annual "election that the four, greatest
rights then it
must its Shake-
'ft o. cease of officers Is held. "f1[ world are not all by -
wavering and'abandonr its! subterfuges; must Mrs Gwynne read the definition speare. And that Is as It should be '

no longer acclaim its willing acceptance of an of "authors" and cited the best for the more merrily wages the battle -
1PYEioR HARDEE RETURNS HOME. eighteenth amendment-and its accompanying known authors of fairy tales, essays, of books the more keenly Is the I Am prepared to figure on your residence | ... j jE

(M'n : Volstead act-on the grounds of a high morality, laws. orations treatises plays, interest of book lovers whetted and building:, repairs and alterations ii

....Governor Hardee 'vacated the gubernatorial as Georgia does, and then, as Georgia did, reject books, state papers, poems travels, that in the last analysis is the obJect :: .

: &tif of the state on Tuesday. Before surrender- ,an amendment equally if not more vital morally' philosophy, theology, fiction memories of all such lists. :: .F':;(
I and socially, such as the fables, etc. It is perhaps natural that the old
in* U,to his 'successor*. Governor Martin, he an- work, on the ground that protection the twentieth of children amend-at Mrs LIddell read a poem by Mrs. timers should poll the heaviest vote Do you want to be shown?, 1"I

eV ced that he and.JIrs. Hardee would return ment is an invasion of state rights. Eliza H. Ruble "Washing rWshesTtj Cervantes Dante,. Homer, Bunyan ,( ?

I to" t'elr,former home,at Live Oak. We are glad And in order that the Enquirer-Sun's position Mrs. ,E. W. Offtz.&m< : *' the! *of Defoe, Goldsmith Dickens' and Scott '-.!<}:- i ,
Home Journal, sketched $ head the lists but the moderns'arerepresented
th life
of ihls.I It was from ,Live Oak that he was ele- point may be clearly understood-and it Eleanor Hallowell Abbott. by such names as Wells, Ejy

v &to the highest'office, in the state. It is has this often been .misinterpreted-we' shall add just Mrs. Weaver gave thj life historyof Agnes .Jlepplier Theodore Dreiser, '

i t fitt&z, that ,hi should.return to Live Oak and :The Mrs Jean Stratton Porter, which Hamlin Garland and Willa Cather. It Contractor and Builder I J
Enquirer-Sun is opposed to saloons, to was written by her daughter.Mrs. Is Interesting to note that the fIrst ,
'. ,: t}Veup\the work that,he laid down when he became the sale of liquor, and to the eighteenth amend- J. A. Hanson told of Personal modern to break the ranks of the ancient *
our' chief 'exe ubve. The governorship ment. And it is also against the twentieth meetings In England -with Charles Is Mark Twain :whose "Hackle _

should:not retard aman's, growth. On the contrary amendment, yet heartily in favor of each and Dickens. berry Finn" had thirteen endorsements =

;":: ;" it should be a' quickening agent in his every state making such laws as will enable each Mrs. Hoffman pronounced the boot" / {IIIIIIIflllllllllllUllllllllllllllIlllliCOME
and every child to receive Benediction. The February meeting Another question that Is set- "
dei a tplilent! But,.we: don't like to see a state a normal child's life which an opportunity to lead will be held in Owanita with Mes- tied for the Instant Is the relative = 1 .

: offtc&l$ out ,grow his old home town. Governor to build up its body and; improve means its the mind.chance dames W. W. Raymond and D. B. merit of Conrad's tales. "Lord Jim" r

i i 'Hardee,is proving himself a big man by having lumbus (Ga.) Enquirer. -Co Kittinger as hostess.A and "Victory" receive an equal number -

; the vision to that the town from which floral guessing game was enjoyed of endorsements outstanding TO
see ; a gov by all, each guest answering "Nostromo" and "Heart of Darkness".

l. ''nor'w a chosen (and that, governor himself FLORIDA: ON REVIEW questions of the hostess, by naming One can hear the Conradians marsh-

i ii'a;big enough town,for him to live in after his well known flowers: the whole beinga alling for a battle which Is apt to bea

f. service to the state has ended. simple little love story of much long and brilliant one with plentyof NAPLES ON THE GULF
There is, a terrific waste of beauty in this sweetness. pyrotechnics.In .
i ] state addition to his list ot best books
every year. People come to Florida for
1 ..i i! AVOIDING HONEST FAILURES what they can see. And what they like to see JANUARY 11 LL and descriptive notes about the titles, And Enjoy 1
I is something BE A' >TI-SALOO\t, Mr. Dickinson has planned a ten-year
i neither count can one suppose something that they different.come 500 On BAY IX CIIffiCHES i course of reading for profit and pleasure A Delightful Hotel], Soft Water in.' the' ,

;An effort to trace the causes of "honest" W 3,000 miles to I lie calls It a lifetime>course, i 5

: bankruptcies, :which in the aggregate represent I a tottering fence, see a decrepid a trash, a tree stump, (continued from pager,,1) with the wise assumption that the i Bath, Steam Heat f.
reader who' makes the acquaintanceof -
an annual loss of hundreds millions of dollars All Florida towns are make an exchange of for ''
on inspection right Anti-Saloon names the alluring books on his ten-year f
League Lovely Solarium
Day, and .
In the,United States, will be made at the forthcoming now; the eyes that survey them are critical eyes, places to be announced later. lists will be at the end of this period ,, 4
j conference on, Domestic distribution they are the eves of strangers here to be According to Dr. C, W. Croke, su such an inveterate book lover that Surf Bathing Excellent Golf
pleased. And no Florida town is further need of ,
so clean that perintendent the be will stand In no
which is to be held in under Anti-Saloon
January the
i auspicesof it couldn't be cleaner. No .
Florida highway is League of Florida who encouragement
has made .
the'Chambe'r of Commerce of the !so free of tree Music and Dancing
stumps and
clay pits that it couldn't the arrangements for the elate program Daily ,. '
States. I be a good deal
; neater. j in charge of Football
the league Is High Player
1'1 :Failures are costly| not only to those who ''I As no one would think of Dressing a child entering Into the largest undertakings .Wonderful Fishing and Shooting t

fan." They are an economic waste which enters without washing t18/1"** so no town or commu- In the history ot the organization Still in HospitalLeland tt

into the! problem of ,merchandising: and the effects pity should constructive beautification made necessary by the determined -

of which are probably reflected to some extent :work without first doing all that can "be done in effort on the part of the liquor Williams, the football player THE NAPLES HOTEL
in:the',prices ,which the ultimate consumer I removing Unnecessary defects. What is blooming Interesta to nullify the Eighteenth who suffered a fractured leg la the
for commodities of sort. hibiscus bush a Amendment and modify the enforce- football game between Fort Myers !
pays every with a lot of wind-blown P. P. Sfhntt, Manager
o papers ment code. There and Sarasota Is still In the hospitaLThe
collected ant aixty-six
The merchant, according to the Departmentof against its stalk? Or a handsome building and beer bone broken diagonally aDd
measures was
Domestic distribution is less fortunate than with a street congressat I .
dirty and
a trashy unsightly I this time. I It baa been necessary to adjust the I '
themanufacturer... He' has little information to objects more heinous, but does not make the The Anti-Saloon League fracture four times.

,, cuitie I him.: The.charge frequently made, for beautiful objects more lovely. thirty years ago to was outlaw organized The last time the adjustment remained 1(.''''iiiinniiiiimimiiimiinimiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiimiiiiiiiiiii I

txafple. that there:are,too many grocery'stores, There is a terrific waste of beauty in this the licensed saloon and to exterminate fast and It Is thought that E iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiimI .

! .tn. here ,]Is no way of'answering it because no state! every year beauty that is hidden from mor. the beverage liquor traffic. young Williams will soon be able .to E

one-knows} how*many grocery stores there are. tal eye by unsightly, neglected growths and buildings While the liquor saloon has been outlawed be out again. E I SUBDIVISION | '

Ii' ,Produows cannot' apportion their sales because beauty that s lost in repellent surroundings-. the work of tie league IS not In the meanwhile his brother, Norman ACREAGE ;
ji the Buafeer of outlets are not known. A lack of Yet e usy-Is n8'6of florida's assets. We admit yet finished, according to the state Is confined to- the house with = I

knowledge" of general ,sales; conditions results in that it mon y and we spend superintendent and other officials.of fever. '
:'I, ; more.'pf 'n the Organisation.Of We offer.for'prompt sale 1 '
inju4ieio buying. ? "while much that .we already sixty acres adjoining -
!j : The investigation of this phase of 'merchandiSing leaks away through the channel \Ji: Of SHEEIFfS SALE ,
of our good brick school I '
care- Old Resident Given and"in .
lessness. edge of
Ii or domestic distribution might it is pointed -Lakeland! Ledger.SOMETNIh'G tiOTICD Sa hereby gtva. that under f

I out7':by.the Domestic! .Distribution. Department_ oT :/ and Ned br outCount; vlrtue of a 11ftdel'wet execution Is- Up Physicians !1s| nown) ; and, only two milesfrom city I ,i'

I tee;national Chamber, result in material sayby ;? rte. of l- paaty.Florida; 4of two thousand iThis .
} TO BE PROUD attested tile mil day of Deoembar, ? '
A I '
reducing the amount and number of fail- :
"GIven five
{ 1124 I. a certain eauie tbewia pending up by doctors my only -
o i, by reducing the cost of doing business: andultimate wherein. "oba Eo korr... was Pln- hope an operation I rebelled on cutting = .

prices to the consumer and by plac- Last Sunday, January 4th- the Miami Daily tilt I have amiUliam levied upon Be eateg asS. van TOU defendant offer tor me open M I am 7S years old. / land i is all high and dry and will make I .' :
RIng the distributor in News and sale to the highest wl beet bidder' for A neighbor advised' trying Mayr'8 "' fine
a to Metropolis i subdivision
: his cus- of which Morton M. Milford, each at the front MM emirt as it is well located. :1 F :.
formerly editor of the Press Houw, Jn the City C-Vortff Sloe Wonderful Remedy for stomach trou .
,1. I out with now editor, came Wa, on oat:15. Ova and day of February ble. I got relief right away. I had S :
: nthe-nfeViiSunday issue, and celebrated A. a legal sale day.!bo- : -
its ent I wee* the boura of eleven not eaten for 10 days and was as
.. A. M. and two
: :BIG NEW YEARS EDITION by seven day newspaper class P. M. aU of the following property' Mta- yellow as a gold piece. I could have Price $225.00 per acre with terms of half 1 : .-
getting out ate In the County of !_
a of State of Flor-
a hundred or more lived only a few days but for this cash and '
da. and described u follow, balance
to-vlt and
: one two I
pages, replete years.;
: l with the news and development two mattresa. ono counterpane. medicine." It Is a simple harmless :
kke Palm Beach Post out last stories that were a credit two bureau, ono beeatead :
I came Sunday not only to the News, and prinfS.. three rooting chain; and preparation that removes the catarrhal ? ;
tin ii'aa ater New Year Development number, but to the entire state of Florida. The Fort owe porch vwlnff mucus from the Intestinal tract "

'. j J great credit to Editor"Conklm and his Myers Press congratulates the Miami News ,on the The yorpom aforeaald of aatlatyiaC>Pf'I1T.111 aaid be execution old for and allays the inflammation which ? TRULUCK S -}
wsfetants' This edition increasing its usefulness by becoming JLBd costa causes practically an stomach, lIver ; REALTY CO.
an Dated thl. the 19U
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---ii December -
sad development of the day paper, and congratulates it on the wonderful A.JIXEJ2jlUBRrrTON m1m and Intestinal Ulments, including aptendicttis. .' ;. .P'rih-' a Building | -
h 6eun r congratulate the 'special development number ;: of Lee One dose will convince or '
Post that it issued on the Ctounty: Florida. \ "
))3eatll tin tht .. occasion_ ef.the_ ,establishment oUts Sunday issue.casgasa'2 By MT. A \STT3A,De.utT--Sheri.Ct.. money refunded. Hunter's ", ,,
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: more the commissioners declared value of $%01. 459.35. It is reportedby T1MIAXI TRAIL WORK I Buckingham.; In the meantime the I camp at the fair grounds In East I Many a unhappy: youth has fraud
i FLORIDA I 11 that apparently no effort bad been A. L. Allen federal prohibition 'road beyond: Buckingham is receiving Fort Myers there ia quite a large .that because: be wanted to kiss a rift
r.. !I '.By Tk* ...._1...* *rm.) : made by the state road departmentto director for the state and W. C. Work on the Tamiaml Trail is progressing the marl and a detour is necessary: camp across the river east of DavidCarter's he was obliged to keep her for lire.Ve .'
Improve the lUverview xoad.DELAND Crumbier, group directors in charge and marl ia now being unloaded from Buckingham to Olga. store.
..8 DAYTONA Decision has been i of the dry field forces. They. also along this road. It Is now At Marco fifteen camps of tourists \ have progressed when we are
ee..t1luau reached to launch drive here next: .-The maximum rate on seized 17.435 gallons of liquor and 25 necessary to detour on the old Wink- TOURIST CAMPS: PLEATIFUL are located and there are few campers equal to our one-time superiors, and
-- March to raise $400,000 for modern! electrical current used here has been automobiles. ler road. at Naples and Punta Rassa. I superior to our one-time equals
Y3M. CX A. building. The amount I reduced from 13 to 11 cents per kilowatt I Crushed stone, la being rapidly Lee county and Collier county ha.etheir
1iiiis used will provide for lot, building i hour by the Florida Public Ser- placed on the Palm Beach-Fort My shares of tourist camps this Marmalade made from roses Is a If it takes two to make a quarrel
and equipment. vice Company. The r eduction became BRADENTON-Building permits ers Boulevard and will soon reach year. In addition to the regular favorite dish with Chinese epicures. it needs but one to be a peacemaker.
j issued here during 1924 called for
effective with January bills. -- ---- ---- -- ----------
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enIA., TAMPA-George Carter. secretary This Is the secdnd reduction. within a expenditures totaling $1,191.120. according di --" "'' --- -4 --
to D. B. York chief of police report year. to official records. Cost of I -. --
that 11.786 persons were arrested by structures outside the city limits
the in this last I IIII
police city during TAMPA-During the twelve-month bring the total to a much higher figure
yearj; Of this number; 7.039 were period from December 1. 1923,.vto December is stated. A large Increase was I
w UIIIW.'i convicted' when and arraigned In munIcipal -. ,1, 1924, prohibition agents inFlorida'seized'property shown in the number of homes covered
court 2,397 were dlscharged ,
with a cash by the permits.
::'>Defendants turned over to the
ivee state'Bumbesed 605 others to the r
number of 377 were placed In the I',
, Jurisdiction of the Juvenile court and .
81--were turned over to the federal HAVANABeginning' r' a Ii
authorities. Two white men and four t \ ; ,{ ,
negroes were arrested for murder, f''
while iO white men, 35 negro men

and,burglary fine negro woman were arrestedfor January 13, 1925 in ,

SANFORD\ --Outstanding develop- Bargain Bungalow'Five

bee Se1d ments in Seminole county and Sanford 147.00 SPECIAL RoUND TRIP EXCURSION FARE. From Fort :My
ers via Palatial S. S. GOVERNOR COBB Sailing Tuesdays and Saturdays
I II predicted for 1925 are: Successful from.Ff(>rt Tampa. Return limit seven and eight days.
It I floating of a 1,500.000 bond Issue
I-, for good roads In the county 160.70 REGULAR ROUND TRIP FARE FROM TAMPA. Return limit -
of Lake Monroe bulk' ninety'days, via S. S. CUBA or GOVERNOR COBB. Sailings from
---: completion front and back porch all modern
large con-
erection of municipal Port Tampa.2 P, M. Sundays. Tuesdays. Thursdays. Saturdays. rooms, ,
heading a Enjoy this Delightful Sea Trip. Visit Gay Havana and the wonderful
;.Frldi<\ broadcasting station, and development Island of Cuba. veniences, screened throughout, fireplace, garage with
" :: of high-grade subdivisions. overhead large and work
3-room apartment car space
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7l For information descriptive booklets tickets and reservations. call
CANAL POINT-Word has been received on any A C. L. R. R. Ticket Agent or; J. G. KIrkland. D. P. A, Ilills- shop under. Now renting for $20.00 per month. Cup-
here that a meeting will be boro Hotel. Tampa Phone 3232: L. S. Scott. T. P. A, Care A. C. L.
S held'before the legislature meets of Ticket Office Tampa. ress System piped into house. Lawn in front and back

senators and representatives from yard. Fruit trees and flowers. Lot size 50x170, house
counties In the Everglades drainage P. & 0. Steamship Company Immediate
tIn district a t which drainage matters 3 years old. Terms. possession. Come and

, win be discussed for the purpose of I see this house. or your ..
be -- ;
determining the policy to pursued 'I
THE at the next legislative session.

l8L' TAMPA-The Hillsborough' county .FREIGHT FOR S I broker.Mickle
commlsion has adopted a resolution
WMater attacking the state road department Tampa-Fort l\lyers-Everglades\ -
charging failure of the department Mack
to comply with an agreement
aL for widening and paving the Review Steamer Everglades ,
liter rokd,' which Is said to be a part of .. ..
Leaves Tampa 1 ( I : -
Thursday & ,
Pier State' Road No. 5. It was pointed out
Deepea by the commissioners that the road lit Arrives Fort Myers Wednesday and Friday .
Ge department had agreed to begin widening ". Leaves Fort'Myers Friday for Everglades .. .., -
Aspasp and paving the road as soon as* .:, 1212 Monroe St
the Bayshore road was eompleted. USE !'HIS CHEAP WATER TRANSPORTATION I
Is.' affording a new route Into Manatee ;.1 .: : 2 Blocks from Court House, j j.I.
eountr. Altho the Bayshore road had ee-Y
Wt been. FOmpleted for six months or. Florida Railroad & Navigation Corporation. : ,. \.
cmreesr Foot of Ireland's Dock '" i (

ECZEMA Telephone 115 for Rates ."' '..;. '
aail -
ringworm:barber's itch irritated stair '-:< ': '. ;.. ':;.::: "
km 1 prickly{ heat chsing are >healed Bus Service .to Everglades, Daily Except Sunday via '" ? : :'_' :-;' ', :_ I If
tVEBover b, b. Estero Bonita Springs, Naples, Marco and Caxambas,
fit soothes and heals the affected
MU like magic. Under its spell the '' Leaving 8:30: a. m.
, sjf becomes soft, smooth and clear.
- din blemishes melt away under its Subject to Change without Notice I
ofth erM area. I II
'UCASBO makes all skin trembles
''disappear. Ask your druggist foe it J _
e3Uirfo .now,

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a don itot gen was.Is ; I\ The Biggest Bargains in the County

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Unlr ,*4r> ; Lots range in'size from 80x135 feet up !!
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r cc Prices range from $1,000.00 up {
to .
Chai.ilim *: 'L '

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.the : z 'Entrance on Lee County Boulevard at Tice Station. 3 miles East of the City of Fort Myers.\ --

root>; :A -. ''t,. Royal Palm Park with its natural, beauty, tropical foliage, Indian shell mound, sloping banks, bordering the J
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lestiaafi J \" : beautiful Caloosahatchee River, with the highest, elevation in this'section// Beautiful. drive along the .water
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front > ? *
now being out .
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; .,:. This Water Front is reserved exclusively for our property owners. -4r ':' ] K* *- >' '%" $ *
re i ii t
iwaOW' S. .':. Boating! bathing, fishing and FREE use of Boat House. ; "rK ; *%?'*' w. "T":' :" .n t'W"I I

age ( -- \Tennis?.!. ourts, Croquet Courts, Horse Shoe Pitching Courts now under construction.. I

QPJE? OUT: and let us show.TOu: these very desirable lots. We have several: : : attractive homes andcintendgto .g{

3 in ; '.: make this one of, tl\e finest subdivisions
rd c 4 on the West Coast Hard surfaced roads lined with"Royal Palms and t
; -" Cocoanut Trees are now being laid out. .
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T,tFTER'OO ,I T ART'L .:..' ..... .- h 1- :. -.. ., 0(- -' :--: ... '!ETi m.- i. .ll\'I" .JI
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r t tr. -- FOR RENT :!lllllil1111lillllllllliil I I llllllllilllll IIHHHmHwHIHHtilnllnnmlHlnluu1HHUUImu= -Mr. &Ddrs.. Theodore Cue returned NOTICE -" rrl'ElrJiiTl iS': i jt. --f.I' 1

fl LASSlffEO COtUMN last night from Captiva whreJfcey II l[ Having to go-to Tennessee ll.s 'We bate opeW'iSf a gansMl. t** ,:: '
I MENTION. .1.1iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiuuiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiniiiiiiiiiiiiiin I ::
,leaning property In hand ot gala pair hop at 1R.''? ..... ae4'aretequipped
r.: r' t TIIESE ; FOR KENT-Store and residence -spent a day or two }lr. Coe IB
1TES COLp I J.. F. )1 Dg!'. Those baying my pee- to reb.dY s1'My' ..... iw>eei rs
t Eatero avenue, corner of Craw. iiiiiiiiiiiuiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiimiirE. I I L I I the Boston artist who is spending the .
NS VARY FROM lc TOe party listed will please converse wits of maekiiM. P tr.aiM. pent he>* '.
:: Mr 1 FOR EACH WORD IN ford street apply at J12 Iloople St. A. McGrath. of Chicago, is i -A. R. Bellivard of Richmond. winter here and transferring priraative him The price has been arranged. concern. It makes year. .IWiBlm. -,

: gACH ISSUE ACCORDING _, 1.93tpROOH here today. !Ya. is here today Florida to canvas before the en- II -Adr. l-S-3tc. J. D. MILLER. good. .J
croachin; civilization: undoes Na- I
f" : H> THE SIZE> OF TYPE. ure's handiwork.W Typewriter Sef 1* -t>W .ta. .S ;;
FOR RENT-Large --)V. II. Sisenby, of Everglades is l I .
YMJ. SEJT: room. -4 ..e..* 'wut'pea ta fL
h- .T. D. Queen, of Roanoke, Va., Is 'the frtne,
!eoant the word of newly furnished Bath across hall. here'today.L. EST COLDS wacbteM et.
I your advernt I Apply 408 Second St. making Fort Myers a visit I Don't trade the oM
.; leBt and multiply it by the l-2tfc CH cow to our office and we will slow' '
Helnesville Is in Stanley Hanson and Milton Apply over throat and chest
,of times ', A. Stone, of i i .
yea tfeitre it FOR RENT-Two famished with hot flannel sloth.j I you many Fort Myers retereeeee.Pheee
rooms -Mr. aad Mrs. F. J. Davies of cover
: : and remit accordingly;' I 'nse. of living room and bath. 220 Fort,Myers today.' Sanford, are here for a day or two D. Thompson: were at Caxambas yes i i i ir I 61*
t fber counting of word Include Lee street II terday where they went for Capt. L. I VKSo FPLtNKALLENf SS
For Rent" "Wanted." l-3-6tp -W. S. Clark, of Cheraw, S. C. lan A. Spencer Indian agent. to get John j 1 .,'

the address. FOR RENT-Sleeping rooms, double. the city today.C. -R. H. Page of Grande Rapids! Buster wife and daughter Seminole : o ," ilitilliilill11111111111HIiiti111111IHi11HI11ilALFRED t titcl3faetedteeM.
f -1 BATES Near bath; two blocks from downtown Mich, is here for a short stay. Indians, and bring them to town. The-r --,

i ,No aavertlsem{ "will be taken : three doors from boarding E. Blsbin. of Schuyleville. N. weman is ill and had to be taken lathe I 1 F. HARLEY IS -. ..--Is

I it' leu than 25 cents. house. 208 Second corner Garrett T. U here for the season.E. -Jerome C. Hunt of Saint Louis. hospital here. 1--- W H. GRVfE MOL Am. Soe. c. 1. A. M. = 'IIBlit. ,7
J 2g. Type like this lc a wordjrpB l-3-6tp! Is making a visit in Fort :Myers. = C. S. == L.- '.... iat..
and Surgeon -
"LIKE' THIS 2c A WORD S. Whitney and wife of Bar- I ... physician: = CIVIL t>UL EEU. = >

J If* LIKE THIS Se A WOUDTypeLike FOR RENT-Sleeping rooms, suit- ingtoof N J, are here for. a staymong -Mr. and Mrs. A. E. Jay of Mar I Diriti.> CIR'I'IT'CtI'RT..TWELFT11-51'CIRCUIT OF FIOKIDI.n IN. I OJlce 1 house 11"Earnhardt:147 Woodford Are Bldg; = Room 215 PyUMaa ........ = t :

} ."*. this 4c a Word la-a the palms. I IlIr. ion, lad, are here for the season I \\ FOR LEE COI'NTl. I Telephone 82-Office 2 ring tiHHnllnflnlnnnnullnuiinI811HHHhiDodd .? ) 'it ,-

t TYPE LIKE. THIS 5c A anent I FlUNK R. runaBsw AND > t House :3 rin f*- WORD .. 'parties 614 Anderson Are. between and Mrs. H G. Blakeley. of -A. L Keadrl<-k. of Atlanta Ca. L. X iaUFEs: ) -'<
{ 8:00: and 12-00: mornings. Kansas City Mo, are here for the Is in town on' business.C. Complainants.V9 > I-----.m'- _- -- ',. .
j f' rtUemenU ordered( \. ran > 5m
tttrnfta dan will ba charged one- l92p.WANTED season:. ) I & Hutto <
) '"
r tau} cent per word In addition to FOLK COUNTY BAVK. a ) j I W. N. Clawson :a.1M. '.
change -Mr. and Mrs. II. J. _Roberts, ofBethlehem B. lowland of Providence, R. CbrporatMB, > KOOtrKS) AND PAINTERS -
,) regular .
'a.All Want Ada are atrlctly cash WANTED Professional book reviewer .- Pai are new' arrivals in I, la i. new arrival In the' City of JILL TO. KFSTORE ttefenfeBt.IIEFD )*. QI'IET : Residence Builder "The UetponsHtle' } HoW8"

'g U advance to everyone _wants, _t>le to,. Will review Ire books out of for town.clubs Boa Price JOT the City of Palms. Palms. To TIT the Lf'Polk County Bank a Corporation: 215 Park: A vc. If you have any painting or root Ml .
Teas Office jj-jj tfWA.T It appearing from the return of the work done let us give you an *atimalo -
1 I .;...Mr and Mrs J. S. Haielett. ofuakertown. -Mr. and Mrs V. B Hovey. and BtaTiff of Polk (Couutv Florida that it is free ..!;
Bookkeeper and stenog Pa here for the Mrs. O. C. Best, of Marietta. 0.. are the defendant Pent County Itaak. a I ..
: are Corporation. cannot be served with mib- No Job to small or large for o* ,1
k p FORSALE3burner SALE rapher.: Must be competent. Per- eason here for the season poem In said cause and that said rornoration '- Satisfaction guaranteed .
anent position If satisfactory. SeeMr has failed to elect officers and 1s "
: Whit"f.t'mCf; .ARER.'i Charges reasonable. Call fNsl
Mat lx A. I or
no person or agent can found *
Iloamer at Press office. l-7tf -F. W. Frankenhot and E. SRothenberger. Liacoln Fishbatk{ is having a after diligent search. upon wboln mil James C, Pinjttr write us. .. j
"OR* Florence oil of Everglades, were fiDe home erected in Pomciana Park subpoena can .be served, binding uponsaid II LEE COUNTY RNUIVKKBINO CO. .
W'ANTED-Good :2nd! hand fishing: defendant Civil:: and SfriKtoral EngineersConsulting .1
t I'houe 40t 214 Lee Street _
Stove and one electric hot water in the city: today on business. adjoining the home built for Capt. L. IT IS;:; THEREUPON ORDEREI that _
reeL iawioage
21 .
Park on
$ Are ,1-s.t i !; Engineers -
fin do be and appear on the 2nd day of !1
and tank. Apply at 152 Wash- A. Sptncer. Mrwturalork I
heater and
{ February: A D. 125, before the. Clerk of I Bridges 1J
,Iigton St. l-9-3tp WANTED-Ford, good!: condition, no -Commodore C. S. Cummings has aha Cim-uit Court for the Twelfth Judicial joWl Mj rB. Florida. .!:
dealer. P O Box SCO. l-8-3tp! returned from Immokalee where he -Mrs. Q M. Graston. Mrs J. A. Florida Circuit to answer at his office the bill In of Fort complaint Myers.t ..':-t

:[,:TOR SALE-10 acres, 7 acres in has been on a hunting trip.C Flanagan and John R. Rooks of Altu- herein flied against You In the above :
bearing grove, north side of river WANTED-Who will son me a lot In mas. his state, are here for a few tried causeand that IT IS Kt P.TMEKoltt HofTmaii Bros I -
*:miles from Fort Myers. For price Altomont Park \. O. Howard. have days. >KRrl The! Fort Myers Press .
M Houstan, who is to a newspaper published in Fort Myers I I1umphries'5TransferDRA1 r, !
J, L. Coones. l-9-6tc 1-9tfc Lee LUDly< Florida, and of general efVculation } ,
and terms see of the road work in ,
charge of some lt! hereby designated a.* the .UD'STORVf.E. SERVICE Contractor' and BoRders .
has arrived In Fort My- -w. T. Lebbetter and Q L. Dure, in which this order shall hepubiishcd ..
For Sale-Rough lumber direct from A.TED-In or near Fort Myers, Lee county, newspaper I Our Slogan" IWJ EnrrU AT*. I
the sawmill to Job anywhere In for two month furnished house or ers.: He la from Birmingham, Ala. are here representing Cloudland. a weeks.once eaihnik for four consecutive I PROMPT AND EFFICIENT i Fert M/ers, Florida .t1
resort oa Lookout Mountain which Done and Ordered at Fort Myers, Flor-
and around Fort Myers. See us before apartment, three sleeping rooms ,. I SERVICE :
has been lot this 27th day of. December A D. I
for twelve
,you buy. WhItaker & Clifton, conveniences. State price, ete, .ID Jimmie-- Warren has returned building up 1S24.KO I Cor. 2nd St and Evans tve.i 'Ita. :::1
) Aata, ,Exchange. l-7tfc. your reply. 'Box 203.' Press Office. from a dying trip! to Omaha. Neb.' years. They say that numerous ,.\V1HTKHITRST, JUDC.B I Telephone 132 I '--,1:1
I prominent business men of Florida BNNARD O. BONTO.N, Solicitor for
t In' airplane I FLORIDA
< 1-9-319 and he did not go an Complainants FORT MYERS.
FOR SALE-6,000 Coconut palms 2 _" either"-and says there is noT place own summer homes there., 1-!-V-1C-S3. t I ._"i'

to 4<< feet high: 75 cents each. R. T.! ANTED-Tq trade nearly new like home. -" I COLONIALHOTEL ,,:';
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-gcadrick, SOS Pythian Building.t' Ford for land Will rent Ford by -- ';:
:. ;-.' 11-15-tf', week. J. C. McDonald Box 937 Edwin M. Johnson. Mr. and Mrs.' 1 .. ,a
1.5B0Btic R. W. Gropp of Wildwood N. J-, AMERICAN PLAN
,'FOR SALE-Eight-room furnished came la last evening to spend a few : '%.50 to JJ.W per Day .....
: house, Sanibel Island, water front WANTED-Boys fourteen years old moBths where the breezes from the .Jj
bargain price. Also nine water frontf or older for carrier boys for Fort EUROPEAN PLAN j
and bay'temper the heated at
I lots.: Box 218 Press. l-3-7tp fyers Press. See Mr, Kehoe at gulf "' $1.00 to $2.60 per Day ,
f mosphere. : Flossi Co. rtpi
Press office after 4 p. m. or about -
J FOlt SALE-Beach boulevard acre'age 1:30; in the morning. If ill Outside Rooms --"
good for subdivision. Near -Cap and Mrs. Paul A. Hendry.
s :Saa..Carlos properties. J. L. Coxwell WANTED-White woman housekeeper -' of Philadelphia. have arrived in the I F Special Rates by the Week : F..:,

Route No. 1, City 1-S-lOp, and cook for northern people. City of Palms for their second sea- "A Home Away From Hen** ,111'
Good salary. Apply to T. F. Alderman son. They are Fort Myers boosters .
.roll SALE-Two lots In Franklin Capttva, Fla. at once. 12-15-tfc and are glad to be back again where t.'.

.Park, $276 each for quick sale- the palm tops wave in the breezes I \ ONE WEEK SPECIALS .-.....:, ;
|tUB: W. E. Fntral. Realtor 12-9tfc. WANTED-Keen salesmen a chanceto from the Gulf of Mexico ""
<' get In on real profits with subtantial -
1 FOR} SALE-Good farm horse, a bar concern. Drawing account IU WALTER W. EBEBIUfiTDENTIST

Ii: .gain. Mrs. O. A. Brower Bonlta against commission. South Florida I

t [Springs Fla. 12-17-lltp Realty Co., Cor. Main and Jackson I THE OLE GJIAD I DRESS LINENS IN ALL THE WANTED COLORS .1T I I::1

b't' .SALEi Fotd ,Coupe, jxcelbjnt! treets. Applicants must hare good. fonduete B? Alton Langford t $1.00 PER YARD
C ice ;1200.00.-.Apply :Pi- npearanceyintelligenee-and' 1 I ...' :w __ <. !I! Results For The.Patient_ .. -;
: |-2tf .. Otr-r Post Office "
Ice.ld PesC QIIker 144tpFO .
Y H :
Ayer $
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} : "" Wanted to buy from ,owner-Ten to The Senior class :rings have come v lie'F-Ql1o\vi Articles to Sell at HALF PRICE- : X t
J r13ALC-Mast b*' sola. 30 efeS and everybody Is well pleased with 'c
fifty acres land within} eight miles .
l :,', dipt Ira Island, runs clear across, of Fort Myers n'or near some them. I Leather Belts in Assorted Styles, Colors and Sizes ''I
.,-bsv-to' gulf 400 yeards on each. .
i f Even the Juniors have been !aspired -
highway. but little or no improve
Lace Collars in Assorted Styles G. A. LONGBRAKE )f. D.
Good]house on gulf about 15 acres ments. Give full description, location : to talking about class rings at I ,

cleared. It's ready to subdivide now, peal\ price. Address Coming to FlorIda his early date and we have heard Silk Gloves in White, Gray and Tan II' Temporary officeat ,
I should sell in lots for $35,000 it on .
11' ramon 'that they use the same "
Care-'Press l-7-4tp residence 897 2nd. St
It ,
Jle" f'payments. Will accept any :
design as the 25 on'e simi
rings, or
treasonable offer for half cash balrance WANTHD-Small store centrally located lar to it. ONE WEEK ONLY Beginning Saturday; 10th Ii IiI Hours' : 11.122.4William ,
11: easy land Joins Bryant grove in city. Address Fort Myers The Senior rings have a raised roy- .
:oa.the south. Look it over, see the Press, Box 999. 1-5-fitp al palm on a black enamel back- "

;.trucking possibilities of a subdlvisionl ground with the lettering "M. IL S." I
= then write or wire offer to own- LOSTLOST engraved underneath in the enamel, .
'"tr,:J4io, Bates, 208 Seaboard Seattle, with "192embossed on either side.
'Washington. l-S-Ztp OR STOLEN-Wednesday Jan- I I J. Wood
} 'TJHnil If
are pretty, even we are
.1' nary seventh, female Collie dog. = -_- ,
broke after buying them.WH -
FOB:SALE-1,700 acres on the railroad hild's pet .Anawers'to name of -, 'a -- -- -- J Attorney- w I'
':, switch on land. Just right for "Collie.." Mrs. In .i
Reward I It returned to There is no truth the rumor and Dean
;::'U &rIaloB. Clear of incumbrance. boulevard. certain Senior { Realty Building
C, I* Lamb. 325 McGregor hat a boy bought two
fails: Will sell or ex-
flOO per acre. class pins so that he would. have one I :' 3'
;* Consider good northern LOST-One female setter dog white} on .if be took, off his vest I IMHS tI ;
property P. O. Box 2321. Tampa. and brown. Left rear leg'sllghtl)'
rt 12-31-tfc t break.: Also one< '"Mrs J :
Fla, crooked from a "Eat .slowly,1 admonished
i black and white setter; pup mate 8months !Hess. "Only nuts bolt their food. j jXH8
r 8arjkiSale 1 Eight-room furnished Old. Owner')'copal' I 1 ..
se, Sanibel Island, water front, This child labor' business doesn't I
Notify Gay's. Laundry.. 1+fitq
barpiln price. Also nine water front seem'to'De settled yet Dan Beaal GRADY FITS GLASSES .gf!

; Box 21s, care Press l-3-7p. LOST, STRAYED OR STOLEN- and Doris Des Roches on the affirmative I Patio 4e Le.. .r I
Pointer bird dog white with live won a debate from Joanna Loeb SALE"
:Ri I SALE-Gas Range In good con- spots end of tail bobbed. Was wear- and Laure Belle Blackburn last Tuesday jt '
a i _: '-D at bargain price 155 Lee ng. collar: engraved! "HeU an. Fort The proposition was Resolved 1 ROYAL PALM PARK f"i

Street. 1-7 4tf.m .. dyers", answers to name of "Mack. ;that Florida should ratify the proposed jtJ Bordering the Caloosahatchee*

\ Sale-Restaurant doing splendid Reward for return to O. M. Heltman.IMltf. twentieth amendment J River. All Water front privileges < ," .

I' '. business. Only reason for selling Is M-H-B i reserved for lot owners. k.
: Huston Brinkerhoff had an ap-
owner's desire to 'leave the city. A Island See P. ED. TATEN Mu
FOUND pointment last Tuesday with his dentist 83 Lots at Crescent Beach, Estero
snaf. Box 102, care Press. l-6tfc. at chapel time. Strange, since{ II Royal Palm Park Fort Myera j
road Price $10,375.00.1-4() cash balance 1 2 and 3 at 8 cent interest' .
p, jSALE-By owner, 4 lots, Eastilf' FOUND On Buckingham Brink {Is so fond, of debating.. years per
bunch keys, ,Returned to owner x-a s
21154 Lee County
Myers, facing
Db A Address P. O. Box 448 or call when claimed: and this. adv paid. We heard a Sophomore whistling 58 Lots Same Beach and Island
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11 12-22 U, that new tango song Tangonna Rain I FORT MYERS\
at W 2nd St. City.; 1-6-4P. 'I Mo", 1'1
f' :No HH8Fora Price $18,850.00. 1-4 cash, balance 1,2, and 3 years at 8 per cent interest, '
I': 1 SALE-IL a Stnts Speedway Mist! ?i EopS '! ) Furen and Alton Langford on S M JEWELRY CO.
nplon 1922 four passenger
'. i=|model. Ran eight thousand NAPLES: LOTS-'4 few loft unsold 1, the.affirmative lost a,debate against 6 Lots on McGregor\ Boulevard 'III i
and Harold
Sara Yelrington Raymond
Will sell for cash terms or I Jewelers
six.balloon tires and wheels, Naples
..|1 hood rear seat and side wind- will exchange for income property in on the negative. This was also l Price $6,000.00. 1-3 cash balance 1. and 2 years at 8 per cent interest, '111.

S, Watson stabllators, spring Fort Myers. John F. Bartleaeu at about child labor.K-H-8 I fI ill. Optometrist and Mfg. Optician

j! .ca clymer spot lights, bumpers, Fort ,Myess Wholesale Grocery Company Nelson Hough and Alton Langfordan
1212 teA II 1 Lot 56 by 200 Feet Eyes tested Glasses fitted
) Car like new.
ma other extras. the affirmative are scheduled to -

A I'sacrifice. for Immediate sale. Not FEW gilt-edge: FIRST MORT- debate Hasten Brinkerhoff and Laura : II Between First and Second street on.Hough, located in one of the finest' jfii It Itresidential 229 First SL Port Ifyer. FU.
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JIf- able. offer refused. Coleman GAGES. Iponlre! \ at the) oaks; of Belle Blackburn to-day. Hare child districts, palms, flowers, shrub and t rees, houses. all modern, i tit.

? .. eat Contractor. Grand at Ave O., W.and J.oa yI' the San Carlos.Corporation.: l8t labor. 'U.U.D.reanlJt" I ,It and garage. Price 12000.00 1-2 cash, balance with mortgage easy. I( -1,

p t 1-8-4tp furnished by Employment Harris and Keith Harts-
i HELP bureau '133' 'First ',street, ,pope field, last ,ear'. graduates, were visitors I- ((1)) Lot 100 by 100 feet pavements on two sides-Six inch big flowing j The Raymond Ways
U SALE =One 6-room house well, good water. With 5 room house & furnished. Price $3,000 Terms BOAT BUILDING r
279. List your. needs with as. : at chapel one day this I week. = ; y lilJ.
bath and garage. $240< :- ,"i;" )12-29 l Co4'U < '3I-B-S cash, balance 1 Si and.3 years a percent interest. I I! BEPAIKttG OF ALL IUDS ;.
It One 6-room house wire. Mid-term ejams start <.next Mon' I'I. We Give Qatck Service .

:. U and shade trees IUOO.OO. .:EARN $20 weekly spare time at day. Probably this accounts for the Xarb S.pplJes Large Slat I: .,

; Sloan Ice Plant I" home addressing, ,mailing, music long .faces; vorae. ,,student :',re wearing < tl'l Gear Cutting and Xacklae u
jJ : ..1 1-X E 0 D, for seven Insertion. circularsSend lOc for music and this week.: Just think ot all'the Week a Specialty

information. Co-operative Music Co. parties and good times we were having A. R RAYMOND CO., INC

J. -.._,; 1'tniey} SALE Marmon 4-passenge will St. Paul Minn. '-. 1.9-lip. last week and now next week E. E. ,1 .
roadster, cheap'or Damkohler
mid-term exams 'Brrr, what a sad.
. tr tor a vacant.lot. Box 116, care NOTICE world.,
: Pr 1-8-31 We are still located at the same X-H-8 Fort Myers Beauty

old stand Corner. First and Jack- This was overheard by our Budding ,
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annual staff
son Sta. Journalist at an Parlor
i _- ES. Inquire at the office of SEMINOLE' REALTY co., Ine.J.lX meeting: "No, no; this ain't no class-: : 1

t tic n Carlos Corporation. 1-8-61 POSTPONED: meeting, the rest of you beat It out ESTATOR Fader aaugemeat si

ELECTION of here. I Just tell yon Ell* Jones piper
i| 'FOR RENT the Hot Stuff Printer were -
: JACKSONVILLE Jan. >.- The to do the annual for us, and we N i,
t 'REt."T-RooIQ with or without board ot public instruction has votedto must have In the copy by next Xmas. Shampooing-with rain water
,I Ward. Also one room with IIrSi postpone from January 27 to Feruary The cartoons have to be on special Manicuring Facial Uaaaage .

vaif Math. 515 Second St._ 12-11-tt 24 the bond election ,to decide paper but I forgot and left the sam Chiropody g

aBHT-J'Gar room House. .. upon; issuance aa, -. of..S2.S50.000' wordy of. ple"at. t'OI home.' No who was' gees-the Addison fiJr. !I:'2.---=. __...d -, .!-t--" :- _,";:' _';'?- : ::;. ...- .-f '._ .-:: --t Scalp :Treatment 13aa.Ket ToatAR. .: tsaCompktt .
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