Venice gondolier
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Title: Venice gondolier
Uniform Title: Venice gondolier (Venice, Fla. 1946)
Physical Description: 20 v. : ;
Language: English
Publisher: Carroll H. Williams
Place of Publication: Venice Fla
Creation Date: August 12, 1948
Publication Date: 1946-1964
Frequency: semiweekly[ -1964]
weekly[ former 1946-]
Subjects / Keywords: Newspapers -- Venice (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Sarasota County (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Genre: newspaper   ( marcgt )
newspaper   ( sobekcm )
Spatial Coverage: United States -- Florida -- Sarasota -- Venice
Coordinates: 27.098611 x -82.438889 ( Place of Publication )
Additional Physical Form: Also available on microfilm from the University of Florida.
Dates or Sequential Designation: Vol. 1, no. 1 (Mar. 6, 1946)-v. 20, no. 14 (Feb. 17, 1964).
Funding: Funded by NEH in support of the National Digital Newspaper Project (NDNP), NEH Award Number: PJ-50006-05
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Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: University of Florida
Rights Management: All rights reserved. Board of Trustees of the University of Florida
Resource Identifier: aleph - 002071736
oclc - 01497811
notis - AKR0035
lccn - sn 96027128
System ID: UF00079934:00131
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Succeeded by: Gondolier (Venice, Fla.)

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to This issue Vol. 3, No.; 24 marks the I Quit Sending Pupils h\ ''t! I ITo

final edition of The Gondolier to be published h.\

op Work Carroll and /Helen Williams' who founded the Local Schools t

aper on March 6, 19- 6. ;
gal action to halt construe !Next Charlotte County children who have been attending the Engle- ill q> !
Monday Pete S. Conover and his wife
of Buddy Rlngos new fish wood Elementary School and Venice-Nokomis High School will be f

center on Venice Bay was Janet; new owners of The Gondolier, will assume transported to Punta Gorda schools starting next month.' '.

n i this week by George Oibb. active management: Howard nrley! will remain About 55 children from Placlda Punta Gorda Beach New Point \ '
|er of adjoining Tarpon Ccn section will be affected
Comfort and the Charlotte County of Englewood f.l.t.
asked as shop foreman.
also Circuit: Cour 4
by the change It was an-
e W. T. Harrison for a ternIY We that Venice and nounced by Miss Sallle Jones
InJunction. hope the entire "NoVel"area ; Meeting of
Charlotte County school! superintendent -
arlng on his request Is slat- will give Mr. and Mrs Conover the same fine C.ofC.SetFor

9 come up In Sarasota circuit co-operation we have received during the past two For many years, under a ,tpe

: next Tuesday.e and one-hall wars. We hare appreciated it, andwe're clal agreement with the Sarasota TonightAll
City of Venice. whici County school board children of

'd to lease the old Venice In sure the new owners will, too. western Charlotte County have members, as well as directors

load property to Ringo for $19< attended school at Englewood and Invited to attend meet-
lon'h We wish them :and the entire Community
for at Its last
years Nokomis. Ing of the Venice-Nokomis Chamber
ring. was made a party to the the best of Ills 1;,. In reporting the new plans, the of Commerce to be held ut

Punta Gorda Herald said: the Civic Auditorium at 8 o'clock i

|)bbs argues that the old road CARR01.LND HELEN WILLIAMS Miss Jones reported to the tonight it was announced by Secretary -

doned when the city built 'Charlotte County board that B. E. Bowen

new road to Venice Inlet she had visited nearly all school Plans for C of C activities

bj the gulf fide of the lagoon NOKOMIS BEACH MEETING patrons affected by the change during the coming season will be

I year, should be kept open foilc and said there I Is general approvalof discussed and Pete S. Conover,

use CALLED FOR TUESDAY NIGHT the plan. There had been reports new publisher of The Gondolier '

Started Work of dissatisfaction with the will be Introduced.

Inge: whose agreement with I A 'Nokomis Community Beach"* meeting, open to anyone who Englewood* elementary fc:100!1. and George Mitchel', first vice- '

city provides that the cone contributed either money or time In the recent successful fundraising ft a disinclination on the part of president, will preside over the

building and docks he plan: campaign, will be held at 8 clock next Tuesday August IT at Sarasota school officials to continue meeting in the absence of Pres-

ulld will revert to the city at Pine Camp Recreation Hall. the arrangement ldnt R. Q Haines who has

I end of his 10-year lease, had Announcement of the meeting was made this morning by Mrs.I '''Those children will be away flown north with Lester Luckey .h won

rted Contractor Louis Adorjar I Charles McG. Roberts secretaryof I from home no longer each day a brief vacation trip.New .
been In the past,
ork on the project last Morv the Nokomis Beach group, following the beach which Is located on than they have Plan
will all have the advan-
and they
an executive board meeting Treasure bland at the western H. L. Valade AAA manager for
tage of hot lunches and other facilities
(lingo had been connected with held last night at the Noko- end of Albee Road. not available in the the Sarasota district, has been
operation of Gibbs' Tarpon mis home of President J. A.. Mrs. Roberts reported the Invited to attend the meeting to
schools they have been attending.Miss '
I'er docks for the past two Johnston. Also In attendance were county, which matched the local explain the proposed new Florida i

rs. George T. Devlin treasurer; Le- group s $2.950 in order to buy the Jones explained. West Coast promotion association f ;
"The board voted to offer Mrs. '
fenice city officials declaredold land Fisher of Pine Camp !and public beach has agreed to clear month to approved in principle this week
Chadwick $40
road has definitely been County Commissioner W L. the property and provide shell for transport Beryl students from per the area by the Sarasota C. of C.

ated since construction of the Woodard of Laurel the parking area. --
from Stump Pass and Punta Gor-
1 road and that they were By.Law "We talsed a total of $3.300 in da beach to the regular bus routeat DOCTOR AWAY

|te within their rights In mak- Proposed by-laws and a constitution our recent drive for funds" Alnger's store In Enprlewood Dr. and Mrs. T. S. Thompsonleft
the lease and permitting prepared by Fisher were Mrs. Roberts said "and we still of a {
final action on employment Venice yesterday for a vacatlon .r
go to start construction of his given tentative approval by the: have more than (350 In the bank driver for the bus from that ares trip to Washington, D. C., $

ding which partially blocks executive board and will be sub- after contributing $2.950 toward was deferred Monday night. and Baltimore. Md., to visit relatives -

i old roadegion mitted to the open meeting next purchase of the property. "It was pointed out that reconstruction They plan to return Sep-

Tuesday night for formal adop- In order to complete beach Im- of the highway from tember 5. I?

provements as soon as possible the western part of the county to I
Auxiliary tion.Mrs.
Roberts announced It is Mrs. Roberts said additional financial Murdock makes the new trans-

Entertain hoped preliminary; Improvements donations, or contributions portation plan feasible" I Coming Events I
Including picnic tables lean-'o of lumber, picnic tables

barbecue and a etc, and volunteer labor are
|nests Tonight shelters, pits Funeral Held for 'i
shell-paved parking space. will sought Anyone willing to help Is .Thursday. August 12

11 Interested women of the be completed by mid-September asked to contact any member of Joseph Conover 12;15pm. Venl e-Nokomls Ro-

imunlty are invited to attend Later, o well will! be dun and the Nokomis Community Beach tary Club meets Venice Country

open meeting of No-Vel Aux- rest room facilities provided for i executive board. City ForemanFuneral Club
ry of the American Legion at 6:30: p.m. Venice Lions Club
son: Hall tonight at 8 oclock I 'Mystery Horse' Entry Expected in services were held at meets Venice Country: Club. ,

which Mrs Nell MacDonald "f Powell's Mortuary in Tort Myers 8 p.m., Chamber of Commerce: ?
Petersburg president of the I; Labor Day Celebration Race ProgramAn last Sunday for Joseph: Conovr52yearold ,I meeting all members, at Civic

iillaiys Department of Florida City rf Venice park AuditoMi'm

[1 be the guest speaker I' Arcadia 'myst*>iy horse" reputed to have blazed over a Foreman. who died suddenly nt 8 pm., American Legion Auxiliary -
In 21 seconds Is expected to be entered In Avenue home last
recently eland
quarter-mile hIs Grox
1 loo ,',.
to be a guest Is Mrs. Mar- I meeting. Legion Hall M
i the quarterhorse racing; that will be an afternoon feature of the big Friday shortly after noon.
Stewart of Avon Park I' Nell MacDonald, president of Department -
khth District president. Labor Day celebration here September 6. it was reported this morning Pallbearers were Venice Coun-, of Florida guest speaker -
by Dick Curry racing chairman for the day: Mlmen H. S. Bowden. Smyth
Irs. Ruth Kuykendall presl- All Interested women Invited.
time. Dick Rich. Qrohard and George HIKel: City
At the same
t of the local auxiliary said general chaIrman' of the Labor entry of the Arcadia "mysteiy Supervisor Guy Cut wood Fire
Continued on Page Two) ) Lcg.on Hall at 6:30: p m for
Day celebration being sponsored horse several new speedsters Chief Dewey Stephens and Wayne auxiliary members only) '

by No-Vel Post of the American will compete lor honors In the Elliott. a
Friday, August 13
disclosed that the dancein Mr Conover succumbed soon
Legion do
WeatheR I races at the Albee Municipal (J 730: p.m., softball game Payne
the evening will be held at the after he was stricken last Friday
and J) Airport. Park Sarasota, Robarts-Shannon y"".
Venice Country Club, with musicto t is he was preparing to return to
'1PERATUBE RAINFALL be furnished by Johnny Ed-: t l'wcomrcAmon& mk. A heart attack induced by ri Venice second game),

HI." Low ...... mondson and his Tarponeers the newcomers Curry "over exertion" was believed '0bl1 !I Tuesday, August 17
t Informed B. E, Bowen. publicity the cause of death 8 p.m., Nokomis Community
vlou.ly This Year
reported .. ....... 0.00 Bark '
ur. amid chairman will be: Linda ownedby He had worked before the war, Beach meeting, all contributors
Aug. Ii ... 89 66 0.00 Racing Chairman Curry
Anderson of Noko- the Venice Country Club and at Pine Camp Recreation Hall.
. William at
Auz, speedy horses
: 6 .. 00 14 0.00 virtually all of the
.. Alii. 'I 91 'Iii 0 00 that competed In the second an- mis, Buck and Silver owned hy took; over foremanshIp of city I I Wednesday August 18
Thomas Smedley of Manatee, street and park crews about six 930; a.m., Ve-No Hi band rehearsal -
Aug. 8 .... 90 66 0.00 nual Labor Day races here last
., Alia. 9 .... 90 68 0.30 year probably the days most Dan, owned by Walter Wheeler rears ago.Survivors. I I high school.
back this formerly of Venice but now a Include his widow 7:30 p.m. softball game. Payne
s., Aug. 1092 611 0.20 popular event will be
resident of Arcadia and Champ three daughters and a son Burial Park Sarasota Venice vs VFW
Aug. 11 .... 90 64 0.00 year )I t
a1 to date this month ".. 0.50 In addition to the expected (Continued on Page Two) was In Fort Myers Cemetery. (first game).

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Page Two GONDOLIER Thursday. AHEM

To Hold Funeral OSPREY YOUNGSTERS TRIM Byron Jones Hurls Mr and CONVALESCING Mrs T, M I

$ For Osprey Man VENICE IN FIELD MEET One-Hitter As returned to their Nof-Wren oa 1'

this week from St p

This Afternoon Approximately! 25 youngsters of the Osprey summer recreation Venice Wins, 6-3 where Mr, Wrede has been

project came to Venice Wednesday to engage In a field meet In the valesclng at the home of has
w A resident of Osprey for the morning with boys and girls of the local recreation group at tile With Byron Jones hurUng'orehit a In-law and daughter yr,

past six Jtan William Eveiett Civic Center and for a swimming party In the ifternoon I game the City of Venice Mn. Q J. Montgomery, frA.
Jones, 89. died last Tuesday at The Osprey children captured a majority of the athletic events. softballcrs defeated Blanton'i C- two major operations he 1,4,

a Sarasota Hospital Funeral fie.\'- I although no formal score waktpt 3 last night at Payne Park In went during Jut, at the
lce are being held at 4 p m to They were accompanied by I 3. Carl Carver-o. Sarasota to tighten their hold on Central Hospital,

day at the Robarts-Shannon Miss Ruth Jelks, Osprey recreation Special Race Junior High SchoolGirls second place In the American
n Chapel in Sarasota with the Rev supervisor assisted by Mrs. League standings.Jones .

Joe Hinton of the Osprey Baptist Fenton and Mrs. Richey. 1. Patsy Murphy-o. although Issuing; several
Church officiating Burial will be In serious trouble -
,p Help Entertain 2. Phyllis Earl-V walks, was never
r in Lakewood Ometm Minneapolis Charles Oadd and his asslstain 3. Connie Fenton--O. He yielded his sole hit In the:
flOn.fr .
the local project Miss MalY 1Id Dash Boys. Grades 1-4 second Inning.
I'' Jones a retired general Slmms helped! the local youngsters I. Marlin Wilkinson-O. Last Monday night, though, the
.rL agent for the International Ha:- enteitaln their guests 2. Billy Hopper-o. Venetians dldnt fare so well,

? sexier Co. and a former resident Next Monday the Osprey boys' 3. Doua Bowen-V. I IO'd. chopping a 10-5 decision to the
01 ExccWor 1 Minn i Is sunhed '
softball team sill come to VenIce 3 Dash Girls. Grades 3-6 league-leading Land 0' Sun
bj his wife. Eleanor of Oprey
at the Civic Center {
for a game I. Joan Webster-O. squad. f'.t'
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with the >s Z. Connie Fenton-O. Friday night Venice will meet .
1 I Results of yesterday field 8. Elaine Richey0.l1'heelbarruo Robart'-Shannon In the second I ,< '

Mr and 1.1111. O M Keeley and meet were as follows: Rare. Bots Girl*. game of the evening, while next "'-

+ daughter Doris. this week returned Letgrd Race Girls. Grade 3. 4 I All Ages Monday night the locals will tangle Attention Ladies'
to Ven'Cf from Langley 1. Elaine Richey. Connie Fen- 1. Nancy Dye Phvllls Earl- V ; with VFW In the first game, !

.. '-lda. \ former Army Air ton O 2, Jimm'e: Hopper. B.1!>' Hop- which starts at 7,30 pmI AUGUST SPECIALS
lea tj Foice officer stationed t at Venice 2. Joan Webber Bonnie Fen. per-O.

?J* Army Air Ba e during the war t Ion-O. 3. Marvin Wi!;kln on, Duan< Labor Day $8.50 Waves 5
a Mr Kegley recently retlied They 3. Louse! RitchIe. Nancy DyeV. \ick-O I !

plan to build their own house in -- (Continue t from Page One -510.00 Waves
Standing Broad Jump Bo>s I ft
+f it Venice soon and nuke this comirunity 3-IfRgod Race Boys, Grade 3. I
Grades 1. !
v ( their p"I'mailent home ,' I owned by Murray Williams of Including Your
I 1. Diane Vlck James Hopp 1. Billj Hopper-O Hair Cut
Sara .1 and Hair
-0. 2. James Bean-V. M\lr
FOR QUICK. RELIABLE 2. Albeit Siegrist. David: R t- !Meanwhile combination tickets
3. Done B-iwcn-V I This Ad for
SERVICE, CALL 'I chle -V3Legged. covering the three major event
Grades 3. 4 of the day fish fry, hor e iac- Summer Spcca's!
+; VenicePlumbing Rice Bnj and GlrU "
1. James
Ing and dance -- went on sale
Shop I Grade I. 2 2. Duane \lck -0. todny A special combination bargain CharmBeautv
1. Doug Bowen dike Oadd V.
3. Marvin WilkinsonO.Grader
+ I price: for all three events Is I
l Box 14. Venice Phone 2153 : 2, Marvin Wilkinson. BIlly Hop- 5. 6 I being offered for both adults and Salon

per-O. 1. James nilllam -O, children. Th ticket -Ll' ;
may be obtained TRIME ( !
3. Jerry Smith. Johnny Lar'en -
2. Dick S-nlth-V :M The Rexall Store !
I or riionc (nOovd
"OrswHIIE ; 11'ghschool Icgerd 3. Earl McDanlel-O from any member of No-Vel post ill|. r\ !vtidvRELAX I
,1\Ell I
lit I See last .
Rate, Boys and Girls( announcement on page :"j ..
'or 1 Charles Wetter Chde M- I Ilfllftltl'14I4I.NNIN. 4---.. .. ...._........-
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WAITDeke's :2 Joan Webster Connie Fen. ATsmjlly's
't Shoe Repair ton o.I the two visiting! dignitaries al-'o I 40
Next lii Hid .'1'. Hallun will be girMs of honor at thpachettl > ,
I 3. Wayne McDaniel, Carl Cat-I
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i\tnlo A. nliirrd K 'II"nl
'..N0.. dinner to be giun In i \' t tiIV'I'II
\ (
ark Rice nll t'I. Grade 3. 4 legion Hall t: 6:30 clock tonight ,

s 1 Marvin W'lkinson-O. for local auxiliary members !

if Lumber! JIICifil1tail ) ;: :2 James Hopper-O, only. 125 South Tamiami Trail Vet:ice
t a 3, Albert SieprM-O. "But any wcmin interested Is :
h 4 \. Cement; Sack Race Ro\s All\\ Ages cordially invited to attend the 3 % "Best Drinks in Town-At Popular Prices"
r I p rn. meeting" she said
1. D! kle Sml'h-V
(('nn.rt'tt' Mocks, ( Mrs. Delicious Sandwiches .When You Are
2. Earl MeDanlrls3. -<>. Kmkendall: and Mrs. Violet : Hungry

Doug Bow en-V. Wallace represented the local :
Sack: Race, Girls Allgn I auxiliary last Sunday at the Central
J. L.
STYRON 1. Earl V, Area Conference cf the Lei -
Phyllis -- i
a LUMBER CO. 2. Nancy Dye--V. i: gion at Winter Haven. Announcing

le JJu'ldin 3, Elaine Richev.-O. --- 4J
k J10 Army Mr RaseFMtr ,Special Race II'gh Sihool Days HOME: 0\ VISIT : WE NOW HAVE

\ nORm I. Charles Webste'-O. QM 1-c and Mrs. Paul Laniin 4J
1 2. James Rc1ey-O.! I.and daughter Paulette Kay left BALLENTINE'SDRAUGHT

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C, where he Is attached to
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y PHONE 3461 the Navy after a two weeks vl

here with his parents Mr. and ,
t VENICE TAXI Mrs. Frank Lanius. Also visiting! I
tl I'Dim BIT CARS FUR RENT Mr and Mrs. Lanlus over i On

; past ...wcek-erd was her dau hter'l Tap

,' :Mrs!. Melba Hernandez of .
1 1t I' land "PURITY
Whether( You Wish to FurnishAn \ AT CHARM .i iC'K -

Entire Home, or Simply Trixie Nelson of the Charm :
Beauty Shop ha returned after .

Seed A Single Piece of a months \acatlon Luclle Bla. i

lock her partner Is now enjoy- ,
Furniture to 'Dress Up' A Ing a vacation but will return I

about September 1. .
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Drive:,On, Dee n4 #4r, I>kt Qrrltndq, .,. Game\ Commission Dependable '

Sanitati9n'ounced I Adopts New Quail ServiceWE

Restocking Idea SPECIALIZE IN '

Ite and county sanitary per- Chrysler Product ;
tet"t rf .fi TALLAHASSEE The State
\\ are girding themselves n2wtiP' I t'
week for an all-out effort to Oame and Fresh Water Fish NOKOMISGARAGE
Commission has adopted a new
up a number of bad sare :
conditions over the state, wrinkle in quail restocking.At .
dine to David B Lee. chief Us July 19 meeting the i

ry engineer Florida State 'ttl agency Ret up a statewide plan GEORGE T. DEVLIN
I of Health a for trapping wild quail In cities i Phone 2381
] small towns and citrus groves and
nber one on their list is wa- l
Ind sewage plants. Lee said transferring them to shot-out

[the engIneers were going to areas over the state.

loser attention to the oper- Commission biologists estimateup
or such plants due to an to 100,000 birds may be trapped -
fusing! number of bad water in spots where hunting Is now
]Les being found He pointed Impossible. Trapping will be under
I that during the past two the supervision of commission biologists
approximately 30 Florida Under the plan landowners t4.y
s bad been ordered to boll will\ be paid fifty cents per u

; Inking water due to con- b'rd'
nation of their water sup- In previous years quail for restocking -
purposes have been 1mroittd -

seek !More Dataxt from Mexico This source
was cancelled last year when the C
on the list of the engl-
(southern republic clamped an em-
,activities will be an inked
bar o on bobwhltes
effort to obtain moreal
data on pollution uf --
Ida's streams and lakes. i GONDOLIER Classified Ads t
I third !situation which england ,COM little yet produce fine i<. Knowledge of Pharaiacmem / i
sanitarians will give ults. Just phone Venice 3131 b" mi iswriuTI
fore 5 Wednesdays.
attention to is the Inade- pm VERY PRESCRIPTION ,

\e sanitary facilities in many
and a'! parks and stadiums First Dewty.for.presldent campaign headquarters in the nation "81,'k R,di... Mkrie We'l! In Venire" Only licensed pharmacists with cot

for sporting events. to get into full swing It claimed by Florida's 5th Congressional .Up education and long experience '
Modern Test
fee said that Increased atten- District Republican committee at Orlando. M. J. MOM, Jr. Equipment r i6
'e I al such events and a sub- above), GOP candidate for Congress, opened shop at JM N. Genuine Parts-Free Estimate bi their profession ort permitted to titAn

ent increase in the seating Orange St., Orlando, recently with Joy Rich, vice president of the PHONE tin prescriptions In our Fhonracy.
iltles( of parks and stadiums Ywing Republican Club of Orange County, at headquarters secre. Our first consideration b 10 fulfill
'-1'7. They promised a vigorous campaign for Dewey and "It
|added to the problem of ade- "
limitation build two-party government In Florida. VENICERADIO your phya clan', desires. ?
said that present facilities
: greatly overtaxed causing a PERTINENT POLIO FACTS SENT i l.M! \V. Venice Avenue The Rexall Store
JBtlon such as to make sanlfacllltles : "Proserlptton Sse"Isllets"POST '
PHONE sill .6N2ca'S
iome cases Impossible w
sr Tills has caused numer- Pertinent tact concerning polio and procedures to be followed
| complaints to be filed with during outbreaks of the dUoase have been sent to all health officers SUMMER MONTHS J it 'f
I State Board of Health in Florida by Dr. R. F. Sondag of the Florida State Board of Health. t I

This Information was prepared by a group of leading authorities on Close Saturdays at One ;

NEED PRINTING Sondag who is director of the Bureau of Preventable Diseases j ;

said that the health officers H. N. WIMMERS Realtor i
had been given this information areas of the country. However
hone THE GONDOLIER because the polio season he pointed out that only 47 cases PENINSULAR TEMEPHOVE CO.

Venice 3131 \i\ "apparently" beginning in some of polio have been reported in FLORIDA POWER AND LIGHT ltH-\ 4 ;
L :I Florida through June 12 this WESTERN UNION I. ,9

Construction EquipmentNEW year.' Not Known I Western Union Open on Sundays and Holidays H to 12 a.m. ;
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Polio Is known to be caused bya "
and USED
filterable virus although Its'
mode of transmission Is not definitely

Initial symptoms of the disease
i Yours
DOES NOT prove that you 1 w
JOE BURKE Dr. Sondag said, are fever, have a good title to your prop-
acute headache sore throat. erty. We will be glad to explain v

Phone 22-611 nausea vomiting and constipation 1xXtGY this to you if you will f tof
BOX 959 BRADENTOM. FLA.We're Clinical evidence of nervous call at cur office
system involvement consist of TIZLE ;

stiffness of the neck and spine 1NSU0.AHf E ABSTRACTS

Irritability alternating ,with I '
drowsiness and local muscle

/INFLATED \ weakness or paralysis.

I COSTS / All cases of unexplained feverin I Abstract Companyof + 't
children should be regardedwith I
Paying the V / extra care and a physician i Sarasota

\ should be promptly called so that
the child can be treated cautiously Ben J. 0....... Pr..ldnl.
Highest OperatingCosts ACCURACY ESTABLISHED: 1121 IHRV': 'CR
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\ : Parents UrgedTo 'EAL Announces Venice Avenue
Rev C It.
J.rtunn, f,,,.
Veara ago a New York column st; the late Don Marquis. delved Reduction in Gift 11 10 a.m...m. Smd.r Pr.schins.S.I houi.
+ BirthCertificates
f deep Into the realm of fantasy and Immortalized Mehitabel the Cat, Get I 1:3p pm, Prnrhlr

Archie the Cockroach and Freddy the Rat : Package RatesA Service.Thursday, 7 SO p.m., Yount

About the time he was going strong with stories of the fantastic Frld.r 7.% p.m. t..nflllUrPil

? C doings of these fictitious characters 1 became Involved with a eat Parents of children who will 25 per cent reduction In car VENICE CATHOLIC CWHCK

of my own. it wasn't much of a enter school for the f rst time this go rates for the shipment of gift Na' .... at Tampa ......

cat as cats go scrawny half Illustrious a name, he was lifted Fall were urged this week by Dr fruit packages from Florida to Rev C. L. Vtgki tl>l nilrr, F."0
i stared and obviously! of the j Horn the realm of the unknownand lam. MasLASREMRI
far common Wilson T, Sowder state health northern cities will be put into .
or alley variety, -
became a sort of somebody,
officer, to secure birth certificate Y (IP (,(Ml '
f-" CHI M
Out for a walk with my daugli- { Mr. Peleg] effect by Eastern Air Lines .
Boggs opened a whole for them now \mk B. W at. Noknlt
ter. who was then about twelve new' world of make-believe and I this summer. It was revealed this Rev C. D. Truitt. Paver
that mostschools
out .
He pointed I p.m., Eyeing S...1,..
Ala "e encountered this unlovely lanta y. Arriving at home in the require children to pre week by Captain Eddie Rlcken-

a. (, It-line stretched out sunning it-1|, evening I would Inquire what Mi sent their birth certificates) before backer president and general 1
w ttlf not far from our home. Of Boggs had been I school 111111 I I IlIilr'I::::=
. doing His actlvI being adm tied to manager.
course the youngster wanted It I .itles were amazing My daughter I II This usually results in a last minute .
In The new rate, lowest ever established -
no time she was down on her
would inform me with a straight rush to secure such certification
i Knees petting it Being a cat of I face that he had been sailing his from the State Board of for the transportationof I ;

the world It was a good judge of cat boat In Tampa Bay or plaj- Healths Bureau of Vital Starts gift fruit packages by a major ,
1 I;umans. It responded .
une Ing Pus y Wants a Corner. tics and a subsequent delay i In airline. will apply from each of

.t1 i I,i I would learn from the mOl n- : receiving the ceitiflcates the 10 Florida cities served by

ing paper that he had flown I Persons desiring such certificates
t + Immense delight I a I Eastern to all\ ether cities oEAL's n August 8 toBy August II
'' B-29 to Moscow to consult with : should send the Bureau of
It arched Its back and rub- i 85-clty r\slem
Maim' or to Rome to'Isit the : Vital' Statistic Box 210, Jack-
bid against her leg, Thus we! The new tariff will Introduce
i Pope, During the Florida Fair he sonvllle, the name of the child I
acquired the cat I rates far below those for air
i substituted for Zacchlnl In the I date and place of birth, fathers I
No Red Tapes shipment of fruit from California
: Cannon Act and then drove the name mother's maiden name

ThE're'as no fus or red tape winning racing car In the International I along, with the statutory fee ofi i' Oregon or Washington giving
J In connection Ith this blanks Florida a distinct advantage overthe
r adojJtiOn'j Dirt Track Champion- fifty cents. Application
1 It apparently was not fhlp and further Information may be west coast In the expanding

the Welfare Board, Humane Soc i Flew with Diolittle I secured at local health depart I'I gift fruit package business. Captain -

," ;ety or anf other agency No one ments Rckenbacker: pointed out.
During the war Mr Boggs : l
came snooping around to Investigate Man)' companies send law
flew with Doolittle and
It was he
s; our financial ability to support who sat on the wing of the plane I family that do not include personal j' quantities of gift fruit packagesto

t a cst No character references and ] greetings to WOK, I their customer on various occasions
pointed the
:, out targets when
were' called for there were the first bomb Has> Crown I'p The low air cargo rata I
dropped In
s no forms to fill out or petitions Japan. With As you have no doubt surmised. I certainly will encourage them to
i to file] I t bottle of Coca-
I Cola In one hand and an American he Is no longer a kitten. For years ship from Florida. Visitors In I =

for the first few days the creature ( Flag In the other he personally he held his own with the Tom Florida will now be able to sendgift

*I i responded to the name of'KJtty' directed the dropping of Cats of the neighborhood and packages to friends back I

or 'Here Cat' until it became the first Atomic bomb had a left that Joe Lewis would home as late as the day of their

l obvious that as a member! He broke the around-the-world have em led but for the last yearor ,I departure with the assurance that

of so distinguished a family It flight record so. In spite of the powers that I delivery will be made by the next

should be given the dignity; of a with firing a rocket ship fantasy has attributed to him day. the Editors of the
one paw tied behind him
name he finds himself hard pressed to Capt. Rlckenbacker World Book EncyclopediaFew
s There was nothing at which he I I predicted
t libel I way until all for naming It Mehit- did not excel and he became meet the relentless onslaught of that the low rates will bring a men have a morel teals
developed after younger cats In the neighborhoodand
cant substantial
known as the Worlds Greatest in fruit ship place In English literature !III
derable research and Investiga- he returns from his
noc- ments from Florida the
Kitty. as speedof
t Lon patron ant| of all lisle
that the
It wasnt turnal
kind of a prowls with cauliflower air will
cargo make It possiblefor ,
cat We finally settled This eventually became short- ears and men haak Walton
crippled limbs
on "Mr. tree ripened fruit
rot d to WOK to reach Its this wed
Feleg and for the born 353 yean ago
Bogjs" past
a name But to
advanced us silly people who have destination In
by lew years this famous peak condition. 9. In 1653 he p*
columnist Phil Barney of the I cat has entertained ourselves on August
Tampa Morning answered to this alphabetical count The c'ft: fruit package rate will lashed the flnt edition If Ii
Tribune less
who at others with stories of his
the time was quoting this cognomen. WOK. is known from achievements apply on shipments from MiamI. famous book THE COMfllU

goon character In his Oulf Gleam I Keokuk to Calcutta. Hardly a day I the World's Greatest he will always be Vero Beach, Orlando, Tampa St. ANGLER. In which he JM
Kitty and
Olumn 05.ses that he does not receive i while he will Petersburg Tallahassee, Pensa- ed the delight of fishing *,
personal letter probably never cola Daytona Beach West tovabfc ai
from Palm
someone much of his own
Turning fomi realize the fun had .
we In building
'" lv has made his auspicious Beach and Jacksonville to New amusing character for a tar
I think. acquaintance -
wax the turning I a world of make-believe
point In the lIe of this while a guest of the around Ms feline York. Detroit. Chicago, St. Louis. ter of a.t ntury. he '*" "*
feline personate a'-
KRV Memphis
naif With the acquisition domicile. and few letters arc fectlon for this stray cat San Antonio and approximately to enlarge his book an\l1
of will
so received by other members of the live long in our hearts 70 intermediatecities 1676 the original 1J rlllplll!

UNCLE OTTO had grown to tl.

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110 9d today. CLASSIFIED ADS I cent RATE a word for lint '

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to ,| U tlona wordi,word.I MM ea JLas/w.10 add

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Root Work of All Kllida nx
DORHEYFR kitchen ... l
Eienlnra. Call Man mi. Kelvinator
gin SITTrR Pheme Z86S. OK 4.ROOM Garage Apartment LaurelISTOnY ..-,01...."... II,foot P..I".II n_,.. It ALVIN P. JONES
phone Wnstio rhouae Tw .
APPLICATION FOR TAX ta14. Ironer m..I. cuss
DEED Phones: Bus 2873 Home 2.M
Notice Mde-arm water heater for tank I... withtonal
w G STURDY PLANTS I. Flor.pmt Mohan U harrier .given| that Eleanor B. 1ILOCK. t lame moms up. tank. Phone 1761.
; low Fortree.'an holder of Tax Certificate No. t(7,. stain, with private entrance. Grocery
ROV' HURSER' Laurel' filed Issued the '"' day .* June A.D. IM%. h.a lit ins quarlen gas pump lunch counter GIRLS CLOTHING Bias 10 and II
Et.bll.hod 1966 name 'I. m f office. h" made' In .
ape downstairs Trailer park On Trail luO very goal condition Iheup If taken
right al Lalerel. Pad Office.y th..ft.I.lieilioft tV '"* deed t.o bot l"tad l feet from bay, t miles north of Punta .t once tail Fred llo'Ht. Nokomis, phone We Specialize In Baking
eertifleate embraces the Corda. tlOOim. Sea your Venice realtor' 6646.
following pnoeHr" In the Count uf 8ara.uta .
AL HAULING and eonttaetlni State of Florida. tI.EC'TRIC w'-.4: Cakes to OrderFOR
: I hp "Dunlap.
fill dl"Ih.lI., and
rk. SELECTION of badness l
lOll.MOWING. Lot Ifl. Block "D." Suppbire and H M.d.... My.kk. on the Trail IUS. ALL OCCASIONS
e. Phone residential aitea In city of Venice
Short.. cooled In Plot lnk Ion by owner. If Interested. suggest 4li. Write Box D. Venice GondolierSOLAR +
el I Hiullnrr. V..II Pain, 15*. |14. |7|. 174 fit. I7B. >e.tlat*. A.d..... Box U. Venice you Fla.roe n Trading Pont Weddings Birthday
Public Rwurdl of g.r.M.tl County. 137 W. Naomi Avenue.phone
Call IT7I Calvin Holder Florlta SectiontMn. t601 Parties 8
I ,
so ERESTED I. good masonry.' The aawumvnt of the Mild property ua.rfir A COMPLETE HEATER and 60.alln talk '
Irk or block work rill J K. Hill, the Mid certificate trued was In thr REAL ESTATE SERVICE Walnut double bed, mattress and uprmt-a Call in your order (.
1:4.RETE. name of Vlrilnld So.iH.r. Unless aid shall bv redeemed according to S.I.I "L & S" BAKERY :
M Law the property d..lbod therein will IK-
WORK and trucking. Louis {
+n. Plans Venle. 2666.t Mid to the highest bidder at she, court. Cotenim the FORT MYERS AREA BAND J07 W. Venice Ave.
hum* door on the first Monday. In toot all of SOUTHWfcST FLORIDA M".t /
trell Paul Nv mnnth of .htmmher. 19/9. rhlrh In the .. hums U. .....u'lrul riverfront ..ta... TO RESUME Phone 3135 h
PEPTIC TANK CLEANING Oils day of Srptvirher 1D4K. Coastal locations Including Improved
pimping. equipment Work !tuarPhnne Dated this Ito day of Aa iiu-t. IH48 and unimproved tropical Ulandi, beach REHEARSALSPaul "We Bake to Suit Your Tnl.e"t I (ll o

SanwoU 70-640 or V.nIN W. A. WYNNE pnipertlDi fishing Iud.... builneilopportunity I
Circle rircnit Court8arax4a and Income aetupa. Includ- Ooldensteln director of i6
r Came. rlorl.liHvi Inn motor Courts trailer escape. hotels.
BETTY" K. RfrfKr: :. opeiHitinaranrhen. farms and .rov.. the Venice Nokomis High School Sarasota2529
WANTED'ED r. A. Deputy ClrrkruMlihl Large. and mall tenets of land Acomplete band today asked all members of 2633 -
Am I. 19, ID 27. 14H.ITI rental service Send for free Phones
dnrriptive folders and coops .1 this tmp. the orjanl7atlcn to got in touch
PEE GRAPHIC test section.
" \( <'r UK INTENTION with him at the Alpha Mui'c

1.1 t-d I Bv I lor Venice 4 >Gondolier k will mrretun I TO RFI.ISTEH FILTITKH NAME JFFFCOTT REALTY INVESTMENTS I Shop before 9:30: a.m. next Wed Ambulance

Price must be The undirnluncd do kerck certify that
15 and reamm.ie !
I Ip t% ftonriu'li In"",,.. Ita had they are nndurtiny a R toll Lumber and I4T First Street Fort Mrera, Florida I nesday. August! 18, at which time ServiceDay
rare Fn Pete Conniver it Hi'IMInir. Material lafinrw at VinlvFlorida Fvernhln In Real F..to"I r"hearsal11I be resumed '
k.lu.r.y under Ih< firtili-.i. name of Both the USUAL and UNUSUAL I
JOHNSON UMBER SUPPLY I GoldemtelRld It l Is plannedto or Night ,
and that uH firm l in amt"ard uf the I hold a "drcs pnrade" of the
FOR RENT following pei>nnii w*.Me names and plait LEGAL NOTICESNOTICE I
of i.ldrncr ore a. fnlli.oiiJ band sometime beforp School Prompt and CourteousROBARTSSHANNON
W. Kliriiarl., .111 Hnnpnt AvinucSara .
vi"'T8 for .nl. Rummer rates. I ..ita. H.ndaI starts September 7. The band

Feat, Year around Ifilt Cull 12"1 'hl.I....,. J .hn..... Enitl<.w..>d. H.rllnOwnvnhip TREf.ISTFR OF flC-TinoU INTENTION : also l may participate In the Labor t
.. NAME I j
of J hnwra Lumber 8.1,1of -
The. nndimlicred' du hereb. certify that Day celebration being staged by
ply I. a .Ik.\ : I| Funeral Home
J. W. IIh'rOt) f9M: Hi see n"ll'rtl1"! "Vnod huHlmw. attltUuTmmenf' local
American Legion .
hl"rid"1. under the i pot
t'hhhootrr Johnum 5u', ;; "<' 1 I
IDE TABLES1'ENICE It i. our inll'n'l..n to apple t. the Clerk "KOVrn SEAFOOD Y
the Circuit Court, In and. for Sarasota and that
said firm |In eompotml. of the
to rw'strr the sold name .
C..ty. t1..10I.
fi lino
ni twenties whose ,
name and plunuof THE KING FURNITURE CO.
INLET of JOHNSON I ITMKFK ft SUPPLY I un- mlnVnre are a. follns.t

nla Rasa Correction) I of dye Horl.la the imAMoiri >,f lull haiUfr 2001.1. Laws I k,,"John,'., r'Kri'll""'"'''' ''. Box ** "" FRED B. KINO. OWNER.

Hick law W.tne, +a Mir'i.R-'I I.. this 29 they. of J.. Helen f.. lx> .....,. P. O. Box 82, Note of Punta Gorda
1'119. Loam". Florida.
10Ht'I'AIUI I ()wnrnhit of Nokomis Pelfad Him TAKES PLEASURE IN WELCOMINGTO
Avr 2 1\0: a m. .:PI I' m.Aug 'HIIIIIITIR: JOHSSOVPulili.hl I. .. r..n"1
11 t:18 a m. 2:25: 1'..... I July ft Am 6, U 19. III 4NOTIIF '. .l"hn r'. Inmn-py 8004. THE BUSINESS LIFE OF

Aur. 14 T:11 ..m. 4:14: p m. ---- H,.Ion 1.. Ixnirn-v SO I. THIS AREA + ;
It U our Intention ti apply lo the
Aug. IA 14:26: ..m. 6:29: pm.Attic. or
RtI.lllun NAMKThe Clerk of the Tlrcult Court In and for "
+ 16 ':50 .m. 4141 1' m.At TO HITITIOlll*. hereby certify th.thiy 0.r...,ta Cmnt1. ",.-.101.. to elutoe the Mrs. Frank Lanii'S
1:40, a.m. 4 :11 a m. MM n.m..r NOkOMIg KFAFHI MAR. f

10:50 .... 6 :MI Pan.As ., ..are... at Conducting Ventw. Florins a t.-lail under.drat the store futii.ui .. NET under,' 11.. 1.I.I..n. of Chavter2l NEW OWNER !
ii ''>"M. Laws nf Florida, Acts of l 4lWitneu .
I. I 1:59 ..m. 1:22.: n.. n. I Mir handi. thla 2Ut day of VENICE! PAS fRY SHOP
11:36 a ... 'T.n "..... : I.F\ ML TORE: July! 1969.
A: 9 I:If' a m. 6:09: aim.Iy:20 and that mid, firm to enminNwd iif the JOHN .'. inimrrv VENICE FLORIDA tli
illowinantrwtm whew mantra and plait HFIFN L. lOtlRfFY
p.m. 7:60 p.m. of re.iiknre are .. full... : Puhllrht JiH, ::. W. AUK 5. 12, 1916.
Jams M. Meet Venice; Florida
Louis I. '..k.. 110.,1. i
--0- Ownership nl The Ke.all Store In ai I
MlowelJinut I
M: Dick ftu',, .
ComplimentsOF I Louis J. fapixn. to'I. I JOB PRINTINGSIGNS
It la our Inlfnll. In apply t>> the tl>.r.
I' of. the Circuit {'...rt In and for S.......a
(<...Iv. rloriila' to register the wiiil name
of THE RHAIL TORE unike the par ;
3)MONDSONFARMS ......n. of Chapter 11:53. Laws ttI .1..01.
Act of 19(1Wltneu I '
hear hands. this loth day of
July, 16IK ;
NOKOMIS: FLORIDA July M 1*. A inS. It 191*.



Mice h hereby Flees that the bu.lnvas
[ Land 0' Sun firrelof. conducted. hy ('rtiirc* H. HauMrlole
a owner undir tnc tiadtor. fie TICKETS
titluua name
Cream Ice CreamFor VENICE rUMMfR COMPANY i t C
p a' Venice Florida. ha been Incorporatedeffnllve POSTERS
July I. IP4'. under the lawn of
g the State .if Florida. said .."p..tI..nb.vl.1 ;
t its principal place uf bu.I..... In BOOKLETS
the ('sty of Venice.! County of Snrawotl. 1.T'

1 gular Home Delivery and Notice State I..1.1.'h..10I.. ghvn that. t-ffeitite aip PLACARDS { '

of July I. 101.. the alwne. nam..1 ."..
F PHONE: VENICE 2371 .ralion/ will'lrly nvpunniblvImbilitiee fur ENVELOPES "
say and .11 d..t.. and Incurred'nlil
Or S \RA'OT.215% by binlneu on and after amid date.
j This tnd day of Ai.HUM. Alt l IU' BULLETINS
C.tOM.r H. HAl'SrP.! :
r IllblUht Auic 6. II 1'.. 28. 1 4HMOWING .

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Be Sure That He Is GOOD

Dependable Plumbing Gondolier

Contracting RepairingFull Venice

Line Fixtures and Material

Water Pump Pipe and Fittings


JOSSART PLUMBING CO. 313 West Venice Avenue VENICE, FLORIDA Phone 3131

I Phone 3601 Venice, Florida



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3rd ,AnnualLABOR



B Under Auspices No-Vel Post No. 159, American Legion

twNi% I VENICEMonday I

September 6 1948
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A Speaker Of National Fame Will Deliver The Address Of The Day

Special All-Event Tickets Are Now On Sale At

They May Be Obtained From Any Member Of No-Vel Post


General Chairman Commander
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