The Okeechobee news
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Title: The Okeechobee news
Physical Description: Newspaper
Language: English
Publisher: The Okeechobee Publishers, Inc.
Place of Publication: Okeechobee Fla
Creation Date: September 21, 1945
Publication Date: -1992
Frequency: triweekly[<1989>-1992]
weekly[ former <1926-1945>]
semiweekly[ former <1981-1983>]
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Subjects / Keywords: Newspapers -- Okeechobee (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Okeechobee County (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
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Spatial Coverage: United States -- Florida -- Okeechobee -- Okeechobee
Coordinates: 27.241667 x -80.833056 ( Place of Publication )
Additional Physical Form: Also available on microfilm from the University of Florida.
Dates or Sequential Designation: -v. 82, no. 91 (Sept. 13, 1992).
General Note: "The voice of the Everglades."
General Note: Description based on: Vol. 6, no. 24 (Jan. 8, 1926).
Funding: Funded by NEH in support of the National Digital Newspaper Project (NDNP), NEH Award Number: PJ-50006-05
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Volume 31-Number 14 ._ Okeechobee, Florida, Friday, September 21, 1945 Price Five Cents

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News and Viewsof Senator President Andrews Truman Visits For Okeechobee C. C. Priorities Okeechobee to Build Will HomesIn Not Cattlemen's I Day To Be Held Thursday--,

Service Menthe I First Time September 10 Outlines ProgramFor Be Necessary-October 15 September 27;,.Senator N. Ray Carroll

Senator Charles 0. Andrews (D. Manager 'LV.. Conrath, of the

World Over Fla.) accompanied by his former CommunityThe Chamber of Commerce stated today : Will Address Guests At Woman's Club
that it would not be necessary for I
secretary, Roy Schroder who Is now I
One by one Okeechobee's sons are | the Chamber to make application to -

returning with their honorable di.. i with the War Food Administration, Okeechobee County Chamberof the Federal Housing Agency for THE G A D-F special'celebration' to be known

September 10th called at the White Commerce I Ie starting out with ; approval and priority to build Cattlemen's Day wl1be held
charge papers In one hand and the !
House to discuss with President an ambitious program for the betterment I homes in Okeechobee as regulations By MARJORIE B. September 27th, In Okee '
other held out to receive hearty
Truman matters affecting Florida. I of have been relaxed effective honoring the Operators of '
of this community. Some -
handshakes from the "homo folks" I October 15th Livestock Market, according to
This was the first visit to the the most fundamental needs of the allowing persons to Another hurricane
Sgt. David Casiel It home after build homes without restrictions announcement by President R,
White House the Senator had made county are charted by the secretaryof Okeechobee. We don't mind,
five yean In the Army Air Corps. the Chamber, L. V. Conrath, The Chamber of Commerce had Maybe the Chamber of Meserve of the Okeechobee
since Mr. Truman became President, just completed of Commerce today.
Hit service took him from Australia briefly as follows) a survey of the city arranged It that way. No '

except when his former colleague First, This Is the and 35 white and 5 colored persons here, far I have heard.
to Guadalcanal to Iwo Jim very as as number of local and out of
Jimmie Byrnes took his oath as rock-bottom had signed up to build homes, alsoa of but
and l other unpronounceable places foundation upon which high water, our guests have been Invited In

in the Pacific Theatre, with tho 5th Secretary of State. any growth must rest. It is futile number of others are planning to good, and In a very few State Officials, City and

Air Corps Sgt. Cassel was with the to invite new Industries new residents -I, make alterations, Improvements, of the excess had gone Officials and others Inter.
The President and Senator Andrews etc., and several te
are planning
ground or tourists to a community trailer stood in a pretty in the Market and the cattle
crews.lit were desk mates while the which has Insufficient housing facilities I I erect business buildings as soon as a while, the waves lapping lnea. In this area.
former was 'a member of the Sen- I I materials are available Citizens Interested
Lt. Russell Domer Is also for even Its own present door step, but the
ate. "The President is the same cordial are urged to ahead with Beebe
i(I I population. Before any new businesses go taxiways were at all times state editor of the
home. Ha was a Navigator-Bomba- Harry I knew In the Senate" their plans for building as it la expected water and there Herald and his camera man
can establish themselves In were no
dier with the Army Air Corps. He said the Senator, "lIe has not that some firm will open a outs Nice ole Connors be present and will take pic
town they must have available
has been In the service two
years changed one bit. I pledged him lumber and building material yard of the livestock sale which
and l seven months, nine months of store space and homes for their est wind velocity, in gusts' ,
every possible support in his legislative shortly. be held 3:00
hour. at : ( p. m. that day,
owners and employees. Both of per
it with the 15th Air Force In Italy "
program. other points of Interest setting
and flew 35 missions over German these Okeechobee now lacks. Mr. Conrath didn't

territory. Over thirty new homes are being L V. Conrath nors Field in his talk to the the renewed civic Interest and

Florida Joins planned by white resldnti and five .. club Tuesday, but we have !I I developments at the Market
!: in evidence
In Okeechobee.
Capt Charles M. Williams\ son by colored residents at the present airport one of our greatest i*
j I
Tells Rotarians of realizes that this
of Prof and !hire C. M. Williams Atlantic States time and the Chamber of Commercewas It Is the only paved airport
the utmost the
Importance to
,iitheir guest before leaving for ready to ask priorities for the the lake. It has a sod equal
Mr. J. Kennard John
Savannah to enter business there. erection of this number of new Program Tues. anywhere. From the air,

aptain Williams was with the Marine Fisheries dwellings, when such prioritieswere say It Is the prettiest /" general manager of the Miami
of Commerce 0.
Army Air Corps for four years; he removed this week by the gov this section of the state. Henry
African ernment. Since there are now no restrictions LV.. Conrath, secretary of the president of that body, W,
took part in the North campaign And there is one thing
Tallahassee Sept. 17.-Gov. Caldwell Lyons chairman of the Retail
Okeechobee Chamber of
as a bombadier. He then was upon building, new con County pilots but to few others that
today signed/ an agreement I I Division Ray L. Arkley,
struction depends Commerce the members of the
now solely gave
head bombadier Instructor at Chatham upon Connors Field unique. :
Field in Savannah, where he which gives Florida rr.emershlp In materials, which will become more Rotary club plenty to think about : some local air currents of Wholesale Division
the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries I W. W Doheny, secretary of the
plentiful. in his talk to them at the Tuesdaymeeting
received his discharge. Is frequently free of fog .
commission, an organization Aside from homes and store Since his suggestions and when and Wholesale Division of

Word has been received from let devoted to promotion and conservation buildings, Okeechobee must have if I recommendations merit a column to dred-mile every radius other Is port closed.in Chamber of Commerce, have
of coastal fisheries I been Invited. The guests will be
Sgt. Harvey Bixler brother of by joint it expects any tourist revenue, modern themselves they are reported more have come in here which
itate action.Florida elsewhere in The New.. His at a Fish! Dinner at the
that he will be I apartments. The average tour- fully
irs Phil Cason, ed vainly for a hole In the '. Club
at noon where an
home in November having been Is the 14th state to sign Jut prefers an apartment, or a room list of Okeechobee' needs for a all the way from Tampa to ..
will be made by Hon. N.
overseas 25 months He served In the compact. In a private home, for his seasonal bigger and better community was and have found Connors
Carroll. R. B. Meserve, presi
and showed much /
three major campaigns and was recently Gov Caldwell said Florida's principal stay In a community. He Is here fora comprehensive and open. You have every of the Okeechobee Chamber of
awarded the bronze star. rest and a good time, and his careful Investigation and thought, be proud of
Interest In the work of the your airport- 'be
will toastmaster, and
is in Ger. women-folks don't want the care ofa and should be read by every citizenof
Harvey at present Furth organization arose from the common natural advantages and will\ be
given by Mayor
large house during' what Is, In effect the county.
the which have
many shrimping grounds of Florida, crews kept Raulerson of Okeechoee and
and their vacation time. The Rotary club's attendance record ord for
Georgia South Carolina fisher- safety high by
short talks will\ be made .
Ss -Aboard the Transport Grimes In So the first need and the needupfii'whlchVitU climbed back to 100( percent tent and trained response 1:. pf
Tokyo Bay (Delayed)-(Special "Vo :In'.I; : -" p e 1 dvhcr. and -fjither I o1t.,1IH1J'.4' ;' ,:.. Wee of its Mieittnesa and "J Livestock. Market Is one of t
As a result of our membership, chob : ';'important Industries k
Okeechobee News) George L. development depends, Is adequate, The Community Service commit. of its growing reputation r'I
our representatives will now participate this affair Is In effort '.
modern, clean housing facilities. given an
Sweatt electrician's mate first tee ,at a recent meeting appointed tesy and efficiency. The
class USN Okeechobee Fla., sailed In the South Atlantic section Moreover these facilities must be\ members to serve on an Athleticand your Connors Field. You .. the volume of stock
of the fisheries commission and to recognize the efforts of
into Tokyo Bay aboard this ship provided NOW. No business, no Recreational Committee comprising no lees, whether you fly .
which la also the he \ 3)A
panel owners, Hon. N. Ray Carroll
and landed the first occupation new resident no tourist, is goingto members from all other organizations cuss the noise.A .
said Mr. Walter Carson In building
forces on the conquered soil of Ja- lie expressed a hope that officials hang around town while a placeto In the county, which long time ago I wept .
this fine
I set up shop or to live is being will direct all county activities In boards around enterprise.
sign on
of the three states, In their
pan.A H. Parkerson Is chairman of
few hours before General of built. Unless these people find athletics and recreation. Carl Dur- skirts of town. They're
joint session, will be able to solve Committee
the Army Douglas MacArthur's mutual such, housing already available, ranee, Prof. C. M. Williams, Z. K. ever since the blow. on

triumphant arrival at Atsugl airfield problems- I they'll high-tail for some other Williams, and Clifford Boyles will lutely awfuL To the first other members are R. A. Bur
The commission
develop reciprocal
may : Nathan Zelmenovltz, W. J,
the Grimes landed a contingent more progressive town. be the Rotary club members on this that voluntarily take down
agreements for submissionto
Walter Carson and L. V.
of Marines on the beach at the legislature next year Secondly, a clean-up campaign Is I' committee which, it Is hoped, can lapidated, unsightly .

Futtsu Saki, on the eastern shore of Florida members of the board will imperative. (Note by the Gad.fIYI' secure the decent football field and shall\ give free advertising

Tokyo Bay, after moving past the be State Rep. W. J. Hendry of I You're telling mel ) Although Florida the necessary means In the public Gad-fly I shall say lovely

silenced Jap batteries of 16-inch Okeechobee, Conservation Super towns on the whole are cleaner parks for playtime activities of about the business and Services
than towns in other Southern and old. These objects are of
guns.The. visor J. T. Hurst and another to be young j I connected with it. I shall
Grimes, flagship for Transport states, Okeechobee stands greatlyin primary Importance and in orchids. I
named by the state legislative committee P. M.
Division 60 previously had on interstate commerce. need of a systematic face-wash aroused public Interest is den.and- Being only human I can't Drawdy

of the major ing. Sidewalks are frequently littered that something be done to
participated in son < I Ing chance to say, "I toll you I

Pacific' operations Including U Representative and Mrs. Hendry the parks are usually ragged- bring about their realization. understand that the clinic Is Held At Ft. Pierce

Shims and Okinawa. On her first will leave Sunday for Jacksonville looking and strewn with trash, vacant Three members were absent. G. the first of October. No

Important mission she braved shore where they will attend a meeting' lots are weedy expanses, and, 0. Wallace was a guest. The program In every town,

gunfire to evacuate troops from of the Florida Fish Dealers Associa- of course there are always the nice chairman for next week's excepted, there are people services for Porteus Mon-

Iwo Jima i I tlon there, on Monday. After the junk piles sticking out like sore meeting Is W. I. Lawson their feet. Whatever new Drawdy, 77, Fort Pierce resi

I meeting they will go on to New thumbs on our main streets. Most According to Rotarians from posed,' they are for 22 years until\ last Janu

U. S. S. LCS San Francisco Cal., York where they will attend the home places in town are neat and other clubs in the state who visit it". Usually they are unable when he moved to Okeechobee,

15 Aug.. -Special to Okeechobee meeting of the Atlantic States Marines attractive, but our business section, the Okeechobee club from time to any reasons for this conducted from the Yates Fu

News-Clifford Melville Johnson i Fisheries Commission noticed first by any visitor to time It is becoming famous for like a balky mule, what home chapel In Fort Pierce

E 12/c, 83126.65, USSR was advanced town is not.Thirdly. two excellencies-food and singing. has reason got to do with with the Rev. 0. K. Shef-

on July 15 to the rate of I' Football Game Scheduled we need says Mr. Con- The luncheons are always well They are people who, if officiating Burial was at;;

Electrician's Mate Second Class. 'I rath, a more optimistic and progressive planned and tastefully prepared by not been borne along, Park,

Johnson la a resident of Okeechobee Tonight Here Will Be spirit. Too many peopleare hire Ella Conrad, and when the on the tidal wave of
December 26, 1867, In Cot-
and will be remembered by local I Played In Stuart InsteadThe 'I standing around with bucketsof Rotarians lift their voices in song would still be howling in *
County Ga, Mr. Drawdy wa*
resident for the outstanding ice-water to throw on any suggestion they very nearly lift the roof, Like derness painted blue and
son of Smith Dade and Amanda
athletic record he made at Okeecho I I football game scheduled to for development; too many all active and enthusiastic service objecting to any change Drawdy. He moved to

bee High School In 1939, 1940 and I be played on the local field here people take a defeatist attitude toward clubs, the Okeechoee Rotary club is good old days... They shy Pierce from' Avon Park.

1941. He holds the high school rec.1 j I tonight has been transferred to anything new and un-trled. becoming a power for good in its ress. They look with dire .

ord for the high jump and broad I Stuart on account of the football We need to throw the word "can't"out field of interest and endeavor. at anything different are the widow, Mr*.

jump and also distinguished himselfas field being under water. The schedule of our vocabulary, and believeIn their grandparents had Drawdy; three daughters,

a sprinter. He received a special originally called for the Stuart our town and Its future and go Representative W. J. Hendry and them. They are without ( Bell\ Park, Mrs Ruth Bryant '

award as full back on the football boys to open the season here tonight ahead convinced of ultimate suc CH.. Parkerson, local manager for imagination, or ambition. Mrs Mildred Brown all of

aquad. In addition to his athletic and the local boys would cess. There Is more power in the Florida Power & Light Company like our ducks. Put one Pierce; two sons, J. P., Fort

accomplishments he was active in I play at Stuart on November 30( but thought than has ever been sounded spent Tuesday in Sebring across the front of the feed and W F., U, S. Coast

school politics and was elected secretary due to the wet grounds the schedule or realized. where they went to appear before and It takes the boldest of Norfolk; two sisters Miss

and treasurer of the student I has been reversed and Okee- Fourthly we need, and must the Board of County Commissioners drakes two days to get Drawdy and Mrs W. C, Wai- .

body. Prior to his entry into the choee will play at Stuart tonight. have, for our own people no less In the Interest of a right of enough to brave that ". both of Sebring; three broth-

Navy on Feb. 22, 1944 he was employed The heavy rain fall here during than for visitors recreational fa way for the Power Company In new", and step over it to T. L. and M.I> Drawdy of

as a telegraph operator for the storm left the local field com cilities. So much has been said recently that county.W. tummy full; Park and C. D. of Fort Meade.

the Seaboard Airline Railroad He pletely under water which made it on this subject, that It needsno The penalty they Impose are' also ten grandchildren

also organized and directed a small necessary to make the change. further elaboration P. Hargraves of Clearwater, rest of the community I I. seven great grandchildren .

dance orchestra. For the past six Fifthly, Okeechobee needs an advertising left yesterday to return to his every effort a little I
I member of the Primi
months he has served on a ship In Gilbert Culbr- and Horace and publicity, campaign, home after spending a week herewith project a bit slower of was a ,
church of Fort Pierce, -
the Pacific Theatre Watford left Tuesday for DeLand, Mr. Conrath declares, to bring It to his parents, Mr. and Mrs, W very dream a little longer' Baptist

I I Tallahassee and Dothan Ala., where the attention of outside Interests B. Hargraves. He la employed in ing true. But they can't in

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Fund) If lands are within laid corporate Ortober, 1045. Easement for drainage Latest March of Time harbor of Port Apra today handle Implies for the future. .
(1 ( of this date the reservation nml reclamation and road purposeswill the
JJfciusPublished aa
war'i end the frontier
applies, but privilege to ei- be reserved.BOARD "The New U. S. Frontier more cargo than any other forwardarea By ,

plore, mine and develop will be eon. OF COMMISSIONERS 1 her United States, moving from Islandto
world. Over
In the
i Here Soon
ducted on and nnder lands only with OP EVEHOIADBS Coming
Every Friday by lbOkeechobet the consent of the surface owner.Eaaetnents DISTRICT airfields, some specially constructed Island will have crossed the full
Newt Co., at Oieaeho- I for road right of way 200 andIUUUD And the
] of the Pacific.
la breadth
Florid feet wide will be reserved by said OP COUNTY COMMI for the great B-29's, the air

bet Okeechobe County I Trustees from any parcel throngs $SIOVEI.('( :'(( which there Is existing atate road) > I
BRYANT BOWDEN ...... ... Editor end easement for an drainage and reclamation B> ROY of 11 the. UAULEII Circuit Court Ool.CI'rk of frontier all the way across tile Pacific S. City. I I China, once almost six thousand

and for road purposes will be Okeechobee County, Florida, and Americana will see In the miles away will have become a
reserved by the Board of Commit Besidea showing the colorful life
Entered ai |M>on4 close mater July sinners of Everglades Drainage District. us ntfeiit for sold Boards. latest March of Tlmo, "The New next-door neighbor.
Poet Office In Okewhobe of the Islands the filu reveals I
1. the
.. Fla. under Act of Mar. 8. 1871. By DORIS GARDNER U. S. Frontier" coming to the Gilbert New exclusive pictures, colorful
Description I Deputy Clerk Some of till ipectacular] engineering
Theatre Sunday and Monday, scenes beautifully photographed,
RATE tot fl, Ttllt. MS, ('It"If Okeechobee feats roadbuildlng, airfield and
SUBSCRIPTION Beg 177 ft.V of NH] ('nrIf SEM': September 23 and 21, how we are and the tlmellneia of the subject
One Year In advance . . .S00 of NEV of NFi/4: run 8 IBS ft.V 87 NOTICE harbor con.tructlon-whlch are evidence I
Six Month In advance . .. 1.00 I ft.. N 1(13( ft, B] 87 ft., In Sec 20! Twp Olteccbobee County, Florida preparing to bring the war with United itself,, make this an entertainingand
Three Month. In advanct .. ... .111 37 Iig" 8.1, "September' 1:1111.: 1945 Japan to a swift close! that this time the unusual film

-- -- Beg" 310 it.V of NE Cor of SEW NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that States is here to stay. I

rents n..dlnll a lln nntlrn.. Rates In for application Inca display! eotnrone.artverrising ClassIfM 1&-- 8T.of ft. NEtof\nile:inn, \3G.ft.NEV, E IDS. run ft. S"In 111 Sec' ft.20. W Twp.IDS' Is2lil pursuant, I.ans to of Section.Flurldn S Acts of of Chapter 1037. an Selecting example the of what'Island U.of S. Guam Militaryand as United Tho defeat States of with Japan now will find commit the ....................................................................-.-....... ...........

fnrnlnhPil on each word Beg. 152! ft.V of NH] Cor of !SEV known as the MfUl'llY ACT and In Subscribe to The News
advertising". Heron 2 anti rensrdlna enterprises of SF.I"If NE'%. rim H HG ft.V 41 iiuriniince of Chapter 2UK8 Laws nf I Nuval Engineer have accomplished m ent. as a Pacific power and with I

per Insertion.conducted All for profit are 37 ft., N Hue 1U3 33.ft. F 43 ft. In See 20 Twp Florida Acts of 1041 known is tbeE"F.HIIt.AII.S h the film reveals that Guam's all the responsibilities this position <..: :..:..:..:..:..:..:..:..:..:.-:..:..:..:..:..:..:..:..:..:..:..)

dinrircahle' at _advertising .ratea.. I : IIIIAI SAGE DIS.
-- Lots T and 8. Blk. 173. City'of TRICT ACT the following described -'

lit Advertising of each month Mill Parties A r pavaM. nninown on the tpnbllsBen Okeecholipc Lot IS. Blk. 4. Bass S/D 'Intnl.District.eltiiated In Okoechobee In Everglades County Drainage FlorIda __-__ _.._.______.__ _________'- I __

required to pay la advance. lot S, Blk. 174 City of OkeechobeeLot will be offered for sale at public I
outcry for the highest and best rash
4, Blk. 174. City of Okeechobee bid subject to the right of the Trustees
lot fl. 111k. 27 Northwest Add.
of the Internal Improvement1 Fund
Legal Advertisements Lots 1, 2. 8 and 5 to 20 tnc, Blk. 17, and of the Hoard of Commissioners of CATTLEMEN

Southwest Add Everglades: Drainage District to reject
lot 4. Blk. 17 Southwest Add. any and all bills,, at the Courthouae, .
Tote 1 to 1R Inc. and 18 to 20 ins, i iI
I'Hirlnnlnir lit 10:00 o'clock A. M on the i
SOTler. OF INTFNTIOV TO Blk. 1Q. Southwest Add. l'ith day of October IMS. As to all I
SM.I. LAND I.ot 17 BIll 1<). Southwest Add. lands outside the corporate limits of
Late 1 to 20 Inc., Blk. 20 SouthwestT of this date
NOTICE': 1<11 TTCnEBV CIVEV that anv title to one half of as all petrollum andthree of this section will have the opportunity Thurs-
pnrnnnnt:: to Portion 15 ((1)I), <'hunterWtw. T eta 1 to 19 In!!., Blk. 21, Southwest19 .fourths of other nlnernl.11I !
Laws of Florldn. Actii at 1041, he, reserved bv Trustees of the Inter
and Section' 117, Chapter 1+717 Lawi Tnte 19 and 20, Blk. 21 SouthwestLot net Improvement Fond I If lands are I

tit Florida \cts of 1931. ni amended within! said corporate limits aa of 27 to their cattle to :
by Root' Ion 11. Chapter SMW. I,awl of Lot 7. Blk. 88 City;: of Okeechohee this date the reservation applies hot I day September bring mar-
Florida. Arts of 1A41. anil also pnr- Tots B and 6, Blk. 144 City of privilege to explore mine and develops ,
aunt to Renton 42. Chapter 20722L Okeecbobee will be conducted on and under '
-. of Florldn. Arti of INI. ss lands only with the consent Ot ket when in it is there will be
amended' hv Section 10, Chapter J207B! TRUSTEES OP THE INTERNAL the surface owner. Easements for on a day expected
laws of Florida Act of 1043: and IMPROVEMENT FUND road right of way 200 feet wide will '
Portion 44 Chapter 20722. Law. of OF THE STATE OF FLOR be reserved by laid Trustees from
Florida Act of lM1. an amended bv IDA. any parcel through which there la an buyers at the Okeechobee Livestock Mar-
Vertlnn 21 Chapter 22079. Laws of BOARD OP COMMISSIONERSOP existing state road and easement for more
Florida.' Aria of IMI.: the followingdi'icrlhed FVEROLADES DRAIN. drainage and reclamation and for
Innili In Okeechobee County AGE DISTRICTBy road purposes will be reserved by the
Florida to-wlt: Board of Commissioners of Everglades ket than The Cham-
previous Day.
Lot T, fl and 8. Block S, Olceeehohee Trustees of the internal Drainage District ony any ''
Lot 3. Plk. 1, Wright's First Addition Improvement Fund and Description

Lot 8, Blk. 14, RIverside! Park Addition .
WV4 of I.oti 4 and 6. Blk. 1. So.OVeechshee for Board Commissioners
ber Commerce
of is with
of Everglades Drainage District co-operating the new

Tofa 14 to 19 inn. Blk, 27.! Sortaw Okeecbohee County, Beg 100 ft. N of SE 'or of SIV'j .
.sf Add. Florda ot SE%, run W 2087 ft.thence' .

Hlchlandilot,Lot 1 and 2. Blk. 24. Conner1 road 8 1008 224 ft.ft. 8 thence 2702: ) NELY ft.oJ 03 along J?.. owners of the Market in making this their big-

12. Blk. 112!. City of Okeechobee NOTICE OF APPLICATION "OK 8 SO ft., Ill Sec. 14, Twp 37 Ego, ft.
Tot 4. Ttlk. 2. Davis Add. DEED Lots 19 and 20 Blk. 7, Southwest
Lets 24 and 25. Blk. 42. City ofOkectiobee Addition.
Laws of 11136 BOARD OP COMMISSIONER1' gest day. Attend the Livestock Sale on Thurs-

Lot fl Ilk m.: City of Okeechohee Is hereby given that K. B. OF EVERGLADES DRAIN.
Lot. to 17 Inc. Blk, 4, Bant SD Notice Certificate No. AGE DISTRICT I
holder of Tai
I.ot 5 and 6. Blk. 108 City ofOkeechohee A27lisned Stella: tbe Ilk dav: of AUlru.t.A. TRUSTEES OP THE INTERNAL day September 27.Okeecho'bee
has filed same In my office IMPROVEMENT: FUNDOP
D. 1933 .
Oov't. Lota 8 and 0. In So". 19. Twp ha s made application for aTm THE STATE OF FLOR ,
87 Rae, SI ; I
Said IDA.
to be lnsued thereon
Lot 11 Plk 4. Southern Tinea SID
lot 12. Blk. 2fl, Cltv of Ok echobee Certificate embraces the following de- Bv ullu. R. nN7j ERSON, Agent I
of I Iprovemeut
crlheil property In the County Internal Im.
Lot 0 Blk. 5, So. Okeechobee
of Florida. to-wlt! Fund and for Board !
Loll 11 and 12, Blk. 21, So. Okee Okeechobee State I
chobee lot 2, Blk. 187, City of Okeechobee. of Commissioners of Everglades County BankOFFICERS
Lot. Sand 4, Blk. 107 City of The assessment of said property In Drainage District Okeechobee
Okeechobee under laId Certificate lamed was County Florida.

lot 1. Blk. 144 City of Okeechobee the name of Maude Richard
Lot 2. 3, 4 and 7. Blk. 144. City of Pulses said Certificate shall be redeemed
according to law, property
Okeechobee itencrthed therein shall be sold to the -Mintu C. H. McNl'LTY, President R. B. MESERVE, Vlce-Pres. WILL TOMLINSON,
Loti 0 and 0, BIll 144. City of NOTICE Is hereby given that the ,
Okeechohee blghaxt bidder at the Conrthonae N. R\Y CARROLL VlcePreiand Cashier Assistant Cashier
the first Monday In the City Counrll of the City of Okeecho-
Lot 10. Blk. 144. City .of Okeecho- door month on of October IfWV which li the bee .Plnrlila will meet In the Coun-
bee of October, IMS. Chiuuher at the City Hull at Hno: DIRECTORS
Iota 11 and 12. Blk. 144 City of lit day I'. M. October 1, UM3 for the purpose
OkfKhobee Dated this 11th day of August. 1048. i if reviewing, nod iHiunlUIng the iltv N. RAY CARROLL C. H. McNULTY JOHN ROE, Sr.

Lot 10 Blk. 2. Southern Tinea S/D (SEAL) ROY R. Courtoot Tax AsKesHinpiit 11011 for the year of I
Clerk Circuit
Lot 4. and EH of Lot 5. Block 21S 11)4.1) as prepared by the City Tax
City of Okeechobeewill I Okeechobee County Assessor \ 0. PEARCE
Florida. ANV and ALL PEHSONH bnvlnir
he offered for anle at nubile oat- Aua. 81: Sept 7, 14, 21 28-1045 any ohji, for beet cssh bid. ,_.._ ,
err the highest and on their property( bv the City TaxAimcsHitr. '--------- ------- --- -----

tihject to the right of the Board of NOTICE OF INTENTION TOELL ait shown l>v the Asxeaament ___ _. __ __ a_ _______ ._ _____ u. -
Cnir'ulfliilnnera of Everglades Drainage I
( LAND Roll are hereby notified to file
District and/or Hoard of County NOTICE 15 IltREBY GIVES that their objections with the City ('It'rltor .
Commissioners of Okeechobee County* pursuant to Section 15 ((1), Chapter20IW to apiienr In person before the .1f t-
Florida to reject any and all bids : *, Laws of Florida: Ac's ot 1041, City: Council nt add meeting on the.fllreoal,1 .
tin at 10:00
at Conrthonso. beginning :
"Hei-tloii ((17. Chapter H717 Laws .
0'rlnrk A Jf. on the 17th day of September and amendedh ilnteiirnn CHANDLERrrolilent
of FlorMn Act of 1011 us
1045 KflKement for drainageand
Laws of ('It Council
Hietli i 11 Chapter giinvt. v
reclnninrlnn and road
purpose and olio okeechohoe, Florldn
will he reserved Florida Act of lim. pur-
Hint to Nctli 43. Chapter 20722. ATTEST
110.\110 op COMMISSIONERSOF Limi of Florldn. Act of 1941. aamm Loretta Pearce
nIOI"WI,1: a DKAI.NAOE tided h}' Section in. Chapter 220711), ('It,. Clerk
DISTRICT liuss u( Tliirlila, Acts of 1)43! and, likec<'holiee, FloridaNIITICF.
andBO.UID ipctlnnIt t. Chapter 2d722, Inns of
OP COI'N'IY COM Fliirldii. Actn of 11M1. na nmeniled' hvSection f
MI""SIOVFK (W oKuncuoBEE 21 Chapter 2.07't. I.nns of
COfM'V FI.OIUHA. (Klorldn Acts of 1W: the follow Inn As provlilod by Chapter 21041 A'II :
B>' ROY n. KAI'I.r.K-OX. d ai-rlbeit, In nils 111 Okeechohee County, of 104.1: notice l is, henh.v given that I FOR SALE
Clerk of the Circuit Court FI'Hda to.alttDescription the lnmo nnd Fresh Water Klab 1
Clerk of tho Circuit Court of : ,CoininlKHlnn "f the State of Flnrliln. !

Okeechohee ('lIIlIIt).. Florida Lot 1, Plk 24 I'II\' of Okcechobee. undi'r the power end nuthoilu granted -
as atrent for and Itonrils. | Ktild roiuuilHxIon hr Section no.I I
By DORIS GARDNER Lot. S, Blk :24, City of Okeechobeo. Article' IV. of the ConHtltnllon of the .
Deputy Clerk Lot 4, Klk UN, City of Okeecnobee. Stut r, of rinrliln in nmenili.il nod
Lots J nil B Blk. mo, City of Okee- ratified IM the inters of Flor
tbobie.Lots. ,I,,1,1'1' on iM'iubnr 1. 1'M2. In offleltll -
1.8 sod 0, Blk. 23: South IlK'etllltt held III OrtnndnFlorldn

NOTICE Okeeehobce. Mondin, Sent' ''ember 17. 11M1.
Okeerhobee' County. Flnrliln, Lot 1 and 2, Blk. 22 South Okee- I has npprmi'd and nilnptcd rnlen mill .
uiilntloifl irnvernlnjr the taking
Angimt lath. 1945 Lute. 3 and 4, Blk. 2.2, South Okee- fresh water fish from Lnke OVpiHbnbee -
NOTICE IS I1EHEBV GIVEN that choice : IIIIK prohibited the l1ar of any SEVERAL ACRES
pnrttinnt to Section 0 of Chapter Lot 4, Blk. 1. South Okeechobee. device| fur taking fresh water fish | .
lot o, Hlk. ,
1 South Okoechobee. honk and line\ rod and reel I
IVJ'KI, 1.0"If Klnrtiln Act! 1917: ]
Lot 1. Blk. 3. South Okvwhobee.
known m the Mt'UPnY ACT and In bull spinner troll or t rlltll"'. amibus II
Lot 10. Blk 3, Davis Addition.
provided! on and after October 1, I
pursiianto of Chapter snnsx. Laws ofFlnrldn. ,
L ts 1 to 20 Inc, Blk 2S! North- iniil i
Art of 1041. known as the
west Addition. .
EPEItai.ADES! DIM1NAG3 pis.TRiC'r ( fortified copy of this rule and I
Lot 6, Blk. 3, Southern Pines Addi
regulation' hoe hen filed' with the
ACT the following tiefrihoil -
tion.Lot ..i.eritiir"f State of the State of
Inml situated In EvergladesDrainage 8. Blk. F. 'Wright & Buss S.D. F'orldH and with the Connty ..Tm1tesof I
District I In Okeecbohee
Lot 10 Blk. 7. Okeechobee Heights. Pasture LandLOCATED
)I'ulni Ilendrv.Olailes
Martin Beach :
County, Florida will be offered forlie I.ot. 3. Blk. 157. City of Okeechobee. I and Okeei'liobee counties, nnilentiles
", nt pulillc, "iiterv: for the highest Lots S and 0. Blk. 30, City of Okeechobee may be IIhtll'n.,1 from ttm
inil lust I
null bid subject to the right !> ,
"f the Trustees of the Internal Improvement (1'111011..1" at KM office In the City
Lot 9, Blk, 1<3, City of Okeechobee '
'rn161hnaeor)) KlorlilnSlzucd
Fund and of the Board of "
Luis .1 and 2. Ijlk 10. South Okeechohe I. N KENNFDY.Director .
Commissioners of Everglades Drain Hire
District to reject any and all bids will be Onine and FreshWater .
offered for site at public out. I Flab rommlaolnn.u
st' the Courthouse beginning at 10:00: cry for the highest and bent cash iild.uhject ..
o clock A. M on the 17th day 00151(15( I tn the right of the Board of .

tember the 11)45.) As limits to all of lands municipality I rommlmlnners of Everglades lira In.I . . . . . IN MARTIN COUNTY FLORIDA
see District ant, 'or llonril of County I \
us of this date title to one. rnmmlaslnnen nf Okeechohee County, \
half of nil petroleum and three foortbs I Florida to reject anv: and all bids 'Advertise in The NewsCongratulations
of other minerals will be reserved by at the Courthouse. beginning' nt 10.no
Trustees of the Internal Improvement o'clock A. M. on the 15th day of -:..:..:..:..:..:..:..:..:..: :..:..: :M:..:..:..:+:..:..:..:--) I

"*llll t lift 111"IL1HI Illll Mill IIIIIIIIMIII,.......,...... .,,.. ,,I, .... ".. ....".". ..........,.......-.... ............. ......... ................. .......... .
:=i!lllIIlIilllljijmlilllllllllllllII; : lIlIlilllllIIiliiIEHiiIIi'! : !!!! ': 'I 1111111""': I I ''i"" "iIIPIINil!IJ;!1I11IlIIlmlIIIIIlIIl11mlllIIIIIIIIPIIIIlIIIII'III11111111I!! !: !! !!! ; !! II !{ !!! 1""fllI''III' '' !, "" WITH GOOD DRAINAGE







The stock sale to ,be held here Thursday, September 27,

will be well attended by a large number of buyers and distin

5 guished visitors and itis hopedthe largest number of cattle yet = "

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= handled at these sales will be on hand on that date.DENMARK'S. == I ,

a I Leland ,C. Pearce

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----.- I'I Palm Beach Is a penny thrown away Ad.............,
Eastern Storm': Damage as far as any benefit to Okeechobee
II concerned. Buy here first. ; From where I sit.fy Joe Marsh

Extends Report From Fla.Newsservice. And finally, Mr. Conrath lists _
three Industries which would findIn
Okeechobee the natural advantages ,
Serve !I i they demand.A pulp mill, a Andy Botkin
ie ... '. J
sugar mill, and an 'establishment .Wi
I Tampa, Sept. 18- -First reports for putting up guava jelly and p f has a hobby )...fl ,
citrus and truck areas ,
from Florida
Beginning In January other Florida confections. Mr. Con- ;
Indicate that the State escaped serl-
the Eastern I rash says that the Chamber of Main Street and the Garden Cafe
year ': In sections. Rus- t Andy Botkin,tavern keeper at
damage most
Florida Power & Light ous section Commerce is doing everything in'' the Garden Cafe, has a hpbby. from men who remember lis-
kin-Pulmetto-Manatce re
began a program of its power to secure such Industries It's writing to all the service tening to football scores onAndy's
lloni to serve farmers, I I ports little citrus damage with only for the county. | men who used to make his place radio, sharing a mild
I few drops Vegetable plantings glass of beer with friends. .
and other rural a sort of club.
seed beds suffered from excess This list of needs proves that the I
six districts of that And do they appreciate itl! One From where I f lt.ndt.* do-
rainfall and replanting will Chamber of Commerce has a busy I
extensions Palm I some of them Rent him a German combat ing a one-man Job of boosting
cover be necessary. time ahead. But the men who, at helmet; another, a Jap flag morale. Andy's spotless; tavern
tin, St. Lucia, India
Pompano reports considerable present, comprise it, can not possibly I lie's got pictures and coins and with Us decent homelike sun
chobee, Glades and I I
dan age to seed beds but growers do_ all that must be done. souvenirs of all kinds on the rounding, li doing a job on the
ties. i pla'i to replant Immediately. tVLHY:: CITIZEN of Okeechobee I woll-mementoa with"To Andy" home front,too. In promoting
The main purpose of I Sanford reports 50 to 60 percent county-and that means YOUmuststand written on them moderation and wholesome re
sions at the beginning t;: seed bed loss with much damago ready to boost his And he showed me the letters laxation.
gram was to cooperate \ from flood conditions and lack of ity! to work for It; to commun.\; \ that he's got back... from home-
War Food Administration irotier drainage. No serious citrus to, If necessary, sacrifice sick privates to reminiscent cola 80e tJt (
viding power to the damn:?. his own comfort to the general nels. Letters about home and
others In the Division Lee County reports citrus damage good; to give as much as he can
: negllll.' le. gloves show less than atford out of his pocket for the Copyright 1915. United State Brewers Foundation

five per cent droppage, mostly I necessary price In money of ad-
grapefruit. Vegetables must replantIn van:imcnt and development.We're Advertise in The Okeechobee News
a few scattered instances because
all In this together Pulling
of excess rainfall, no wind damage.
together, we can accomplish any-
Growers optimistic and thankful.
desire.Local .. '
1 thing we
::5 :.: i:.: ::'! = ': Two largest growers of gladioli -
spent hundreds of dollars preparing -
trf :?'
j.... :
Sunday and : for' severe blow but found precautions and Personal .

DIANNE LYNN : unnecessary. Virtually all ...5' ...r.. ,'......' ,.., -.
OLKS"I i damage reported In neighborhood. of .
LaBelle. Mrs. Dalton Brett Is reported to '" "./f
Hardee County reports truck and I be Improving at the Weems hospital Ir'
"Our Hearts 'fir! J.
citrus crops sustained light damage. In Sebring where she was carried .". .
Young and Citrus estimated at less than 5 per the first of the week ,i .,J JJ!\ --,.

1 cent. Some fruit will be lost as result .,. j f.._ elm
Alto of puncturing and bruising. Mr. and Mrs. Vernon Reeves Were Ll I.J't, 1 .
Vegetable crops already wet from visitors who spent Sunday in Winter \ .
March of continued rains were drenched Garden where they went to attend v, ,_._,...'
NEWS EVE.'I again. Ultimate damage will depend the golden wedding anniversary l. .i I .,"
upon weather conditions the next of Mr. Reeves father and .

t: I. few days. Additional rain wilt! drown mother. \. .,.", -
considerable fall acreage. Some wind .t
y ,
..t -
damage was noted In young egg- Mrs. Ray Simmons left Wednesday '\ I
Friday and \ plant and pepper fields but Is not morning for Fort Myers where ."\ "'.,
expected to exceed from 10 to 15 she went to join her husband who
Double Feature percent. Rainfall and wind damago is employed In that city. 1'1'J J; \11 4 : e j.g7 y

were heavier In the Avon Park sec a _
tion of county Wilburn Lawson was a visitor
U Citrus loss on the ridge and In I who spent Wednesday In West Palm C j r "l ,
"Atlantic Polk County reported very light and Beach where he went to attend a JIb
should not run over 5 percent. Chevrolet Dealers' meting. Mr. Al f -I
Also"Death Belle Glade reports cabbage and Lawson says the Chevrolet Motor -d

beans already planted which represented Company hopes to be able to supply "'J. .
Manhunt" 15 percent of total crop suffered their dealers with new cars In the '. .-'-._
I 100 percent loss. Potatoes already very near future. < .
.. ,."'>f. ; AEWSDISNEY of planted 25 percent of total ?
''' '
-,': '/ ',' t.I crop was estimated at 75 percent Allen and Roscoe Markham spent 1 y don't
., N_r ,I.: '\01.r. Iou:'Celery crop, which, was ,fully I Wednesday In Weat Palm Beach -t leL!
', ., ..' ''where f < :; 1
'. two weeks ahead of schedule, will ', they went to attend'a meet : (
: :1 ing of the Florida Canners' -
by show CO percent loss but plenty i i Association -
: plants In seed beds !" > replanting. held there that day. NEGLECTAway
Coming'FRENCHMAN'S to Most: notable loss In this area will I -
or be the crop delay. I Staff Sergeant/ and Mrs. W. J.
Efforts to secure Informationfrom Arey and daughter Louise, arrived. Take It
"AND AOW 1'O .
lower Dade County failed to In Okeechobee Wednesday and are .
HERE COMES THE bring reply but it Is believed that i spending a week here with Mrs. I **tta
"PRACTICALLY J : the damage to both fruit and vegetables i Arey's parents, :Mr. and :Mrs. Frank I I 1I 1-
From You ki
.. Subscribe.' to The NewsBernice's here was serious as the pathof Zanders. Sjrt. Arey Is stationed/ at
the storm paued just to the the Air Field at Laredo, Texas.J .
...." south and winds of 90 miles an houror -
more were reported. Trees were T. Hancock who is employed at .

--I uprooted and severely whipped by Evergladiu City, was a visitor ;
wind as far north as Ft. Lauderdalo spending the past week-end in I I : I
Okeechobee with Mrs. Hancock and I

Okeechobee C. C. two daughters I II

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(Continued from Pan One) VHK.\ 1AtED' F"
Gift ShopSOUTHLAND and -people. Although a dozen such
"calls to attention" may fall cm WIRINGA I

deaf cars to each one that arouses Electrical Repair Work
Interest, that one successful effort .
9! makes the do-en unsucccM'nl ones CallHUDSON
HOTEL worth while.Sixthlytry.
saying that In a
h IIrry.-we need to use and to boost Phone 202

our local businesses Every penny AI.L WORK (.tARA.NTEED .
LINE OF GIFTS we spend In Fort Pierce or In West ........... .. .. ....
e COMPLETE M+H+XooHo-OOXOO: : : : >-: >-: ) --, ','.. '" '
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.1 Of course you wouldn't part with your electric

JEWELRY FIGURINES CHINA GLASSWARE I refrigerator for anything in the world. .

" WALES LEATHER GOODS except a newer model; but government fig

Royal Victory ures show that lack of proper care is putting

TOYS GAMES thousands of refrigerators out of service.

o_ Call a repairman at the first sign of trouble,

don't overcrowd refrigerator and allow
your ,
When conditions permit will have I Skating Rink for free air circulation; don't place hot dishesin

ELGIN AND BULOVA WATCHES-TOWLE it and use covered containers for liquids

and left-overs the door closed
PLATESPODEAND ; keep and see
STERLINGCOMMUNITY 125 South 5th St. Fort Pierce Florida
that it fits tightly; keep temperature controlsno

HAVILAND CHINA FOSTORIA AND lower than necessary. and you will

VIKING GLASS and"mahy other items for the continue to have modern refrigeration, righton

Open Every Evening from 7 to 10 until you too can enjoy the even greater

Home and Gift. conveniences of the Electronic Age of Tomorrow -
o Come into our office for your free

Also Majestic Radios. and Radio-Phonograph ALL DAY copy of "How to Economize Wisely with

combinations and full line of Records will be in Electricity. _' "
-, Saturday and Sunday Open From
November 1st. r

::: 0 2OOP.M.to5:00P.M.:

Novelties and Shell Jewelry Boxed for Mailing.o -
o .
Purchases Gift Wrapped IIa1 \

/ -- -_ PRICE Biy Victory Bonds and San Them to

.. PHONE 136 BERNICE PHILLIPS, Prop. Bay You Electronic Ai Kitchen! ,







e Children's Home year of age, of every creed and
belief, had been referred to our Society
from every city, town andhamlet
Society of Florida In Florida.
Many of these little unuwanted .
In 1910 and 1945 hopeless waifs have become Flor- YOUR TIRES SMOOTH ? "
ida's finest- citizens through adoption
by thousands of Florida's most
In 1910, the Society had cared fora outstanding foster homes.
total of 225 children during the a leading part ONE
Cattle Iin all Child Welfare legislation
previous eight yean We art .now I since 1911-our greatest service to OF THE SOUTH'S FINEST PLANTS.
offering* aid and care to from 1400 all of Florida,
to 1800 children annually of every

creed and belief.In Okeechobee Gets PROMPT SERVICE and BEST GRADE :
1910, the Society did not own
anything, not even a typewriter, I RUBBER USED PHONE 139, FORT
OwnersYou and was In debt over (2,000.00. We | Invitation to Put
now have properties In Jacksonville, '
I Miami, Lakeland, Pensacola, and Entree I In Contest
{ elsewhere In Florida, together with
I j equipment, securities etc. worth I -
I hundreds of thousande of dollars, (I I I Invitations to participate In the Humphries Tire & Retreading Co.
In 1910, the Society had the "free second annual Florida Tangerine
use" for 2 years of one little cot I' Queen Contest, to be held at Winter
tage on Main street, Jacksonville. Haven on October 21, have been
We now awn "free of debt" five delightful sent to the Okeechobee Chamber of
( receiving home properties ;,I i Commerce and the American Legion,
In the cities mentioned above, ,,
that i according to an announcement toby -
I will accommodate 250 children cam !:1 I day the Winter Haven Junior -

fortably. Chamber of Commerce, which I Ie (
In 1910, the Society had 3 workers staging the show 1
a state superintendent, a matron 1i i
and I The local organizations have been i
a colored cook. We now i I II
asked to entries In the
have a staff of 45 sponsor
experienced train I :
ed efficient worker In our .1 I competition to select the 19 5.46 I I Ii
field and our five receiving tangerine queen who will represent i e I I II
In 1910, the Society had OfflCn'j: the Industry1 In visits to the New I
I tributors In the entire state. LastI York, Philadelphia .and Chicago
I year, over 300,000 men, women and 1 markets \, COMMERCIAL
are invited to be on hand for i I children In every county In Florida In addition to the trip to the
; contributed to the support of our I I markets, the contest winner 11'11r"\ t
work, I I1'
through Community Chest, 'celve; a (100 Victory Bond while ,
the stock sale at the Okeechobee. Churches, Schools, Civic Clubs, I I I her sponsoring organization will\ I !
Young Peoples organizations, Won ,I receive a special award of a (200 DOMESTICREFRIGERATION '
en's clubs and other groups, bus I- '+I Victory Bond.
i ness firms, etc. 'I i
Livestock Market here on I In 1910, the Society had one eli 'I "Our 1944 contest had about 20
entries from the state's citrus belt,
I i derly physician on its staff. We
now have at least 150 of Florida I and this year we hope to have
i leading physicians and dentists i least 40 to 50 contestants for
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 27 serving our children without charge i i competition which wl1be\ staged
and have the lowest mortality record agninst a background of special SERVICE
of any children's In 'ecenlc effects and an entertainment I
America agency +I i I program at Cypress Gardens," the ,
a large of f buyersand
Henry Training School Fund I I official Jayfte announcement said

About twenty years ago, Captain I,
John Henry, a recluse of Tituivilie\ I i
distinguished visitors will Florida, left $ 5OOO,00 to the Society ELECTRICAL WORK

to be used for providing special

be on hand for the sale. training educational opportunities and for vocational older P. P. EVANS ULMER EZELLCATTLEMEN

boys and girle. About 10 children

annually have been sent to special) HOUSE WIRING I
schools In and out of Florida, the -- ---- 'I
Interest on the fund only being
used to carry out the terms of this s.aea s -
will. About 200 boys and girls have
been aided through this fund
The Essie Memorial Fund

The Okeechobee Chamber of About twenty years ago the officers
of the Florida Christian Endeavor OF OKEECHOBEEThe
Union, voluntarily developeda
special fund In memory' a little
Commerce is arranging a fine crippled girlie named Essie Hall,
the fund to be known as the Essie
Memorial Fund, the proceeds to be
used for the care of crippled, afflicted
program for the entertainmentof and unplaceable children.

Several hundred dollars have been Livestock Auction Sale of Thursday, Sept.
contributed by C. E. Societies In

members of the press, their total all parts being of over Florida 2300000.each year A ,smell the\) 27, will be attended by a large number of cattle

group of afflicted, I

photographers and other visitors for placeable through children this fund have crippled each been and cared year un, |i I buyers and a number of distinguished visitors

children many of who whom could have not been have pitiful been from various parts of Florida which will be of

cared Cther for otherwise Funda and Estate untold value to the Livestock interests of this

Two bequest that total about

\ one have hundred coma to thousand the Society dollars during each, county and we urge all cattle raisers to be on

recent years, one the Elizabeth hand and cattle to the Market that
Bigelow estate of St. Augustine, the bring as many
I other the Gertrude Hunter
estate of Jacksonville (the McNeil final day as possible so that we can make this sale the
payment on which I Ie expected.

soon).700000.00 Nearly 300 have bequests come, totalingover to the largest in the History of the Market.

,., of Society Superintendent during the Fagg.administration The Chamber of Commerce is arranging suit-

In 1910, we had no Sponsoring

,, .... Committees.In every We city now and have town.committees lilt*, able entertainment for these visitors and is co-

Florida members, -with the finest 2300 officers citizen and in operating in every way to make that day a suc- s

... Florida.In .
"- 1910, the Society had 25 officers cess in an 'effort to further develop the market-
and directors (practically al

The woman's residents board of Jacksonville of 20 members) and We a ing of cattle in Okeechobee County. :

now have 100 members of our state
I board of director In all part of
the state, about 200 branch officers
and director In the Miami, LakeI
,Ok sec oee I land and Pensacola areas, and nearly
100 of Florida's choicest womenon
our three women's boards..
In 1910, not over 10 newspapers l
had mentioned our Society. -"Laet
News year over 150 newspapers In* every
county In Florida gave us marvelous
publicity and lupport.
In 1910, Florida had no Com MARKET

I munity Chest Last year Chest t in .
;, ". ..,.1. .. + many larger cilia of the State,
t";Q.."'J.. Contributed over (75,000.00'to Did W. E. CARSON N. RAY CARROLL
I I In our work-
"' 'I in 1910, a total of 225 childrenhad PHONE 130 OKEECHOBEE, FLA.TnE .
been referred for aid, care and
study In 8 years Up to Septemberfirst
I II I this pest, (well over 61,0 00
children from wee babies up to IS


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