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This morning, 49 degrees.
This afternoon, 70 degrees.
Fair tonight and Saturday. Cooler
tonight. - Fresh northerly winds.
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OCALA, FLORIDA. FRIDAY, MARCH 4, 1921
VI 11 II
fflESIDEHT WILSDH STEPS OUT;
PRESIDENT HARDIHG STEPS IN
The Latter Delivered a Very Conserva
tive arid Patriotic Address
March " 4. Bright , the world about him after the great
weather with a cold, blustering ilarcn I storm noung uie marw i. uwi un
wind, marked inauguration day. An j tion and yet rejoicing in the rugged
over night droo Jn the temperature jness of the things which withstood it,
made it somewhat uncomfortable for if he is an American he breaches the
herran parlv in the clarified atmosphere with a strange
forenoon assembling-o the capitol
plaza to witness Mr. Harding take the
mingling of regret and new hope. We
have seen world passion spend its
. a y
It is not aloofness, it is security. It or facility, all in the sublime sacnnce
is not suspicion of others, it is pa- for country and not one penny of war
triotic adherence to the things which profit shall inure to the benefit of pri
made us what we are. vate individual, corporation and com-
"Today, better than ever before, bination, but all above the normal
we know the aspirations of human- shall flow into the defense chest of
kind and share the mode. We have the nation. There is something in
come to a new realization of our place herently wrong, something out of ac-
in the world and a new appraisal of cord with the ideals of representative
our nation by the world. The, unself- democracy when one portion ol our
ishness of these United States is a citizenship turns its activity to pn
thing proven, our devotion to peace vate gain during defensive war, while
for our selves and for the world is another is fighting, sacrificing, deny-
well established; our concern for pre- ing national reservation.
served civilization has had its impas- UNITy OF SPIRIT AND PURPOSE
sioned and heroic expression. There
was no American failure to resist the
attempted reversion of civilization,
there will be no failure todav or to
morrow. REST OF POPULAR WILL
"Out of such universal service will
come a new unity of spirit and pur
pose and new confidence and conse
cration which would make our de
fense impregnable, our triumph as
sured. Then we should have little or
oath of office and hear his inaugural fury, but we contemplate our republic
address. Mr. Harding arose at eight j unshaken and hold our civilization se-
o'rlock and breakfasted with Mrs. cure. Liberty liberty witmn tne
HardW. in their suite at the New; law and civilization are inseparable
Willard hotel. " ! and although both were threatened
, TTIO, I we find them now . secure and there
GREAT THRONG ON THE HISTOR-jcome8 Americans the profound
ICAENUE isiirance that our representative gov-
Pennsyivania avenue. ablaze withjernment is the highest expression and
color and guarded by infantrymen surest guaranty of both.
100 feet apart with fixed bayonets, j "Standing in this presence, mindful
was thronged with people on the side-J of the solemnity of this occasion
walks. . 'feeling the emotions which no one
WILSON VERY WEAK I may know until he senses the great
Thlrewas some delay at the White weight of responsibility for himself. 1
House while President-elect Harding must utter my belief in the divine in
waited for President Wilson. Finally spiration of the founding fathers
the two emerged from the door, walk-' Surely there .must have been God's
ing together at the head of the party, mieni in me masmg '
President Wilson leaned on his cane world republic. Ours is an organic
but otherwise was unassisted. He w$s law which had but one ambiguity, and
helped down the steps and into a car we saw that effaced in a baptism of
by attendants, who placed his feet on J sacrifice and blood, with union main
each .succeeding step as the descent j tabled, the nation supreme and its
was made. This outward evidence of 'concord inspiring. We have seen the
the president's physical condition add-orld rivet its hopeful gaze on the
ed another bit of speculation as to great truths on v which the founders
how far he would go in participating ! wrought. We have seen civil, human
in the ceremonies at the capitol After and religious liberty verified and
Mr. Hardine- and other members of 'glorified. In the beginning, the old
th party had entered the car, Mr. j world scoffed at our experiment; our
Wilson lifted his hat and the automo- foundations of political and social be-
bile moved away., as Miss Margaret lief stand unshaken, a precious inner
Wilson and members-of Mrs. Wilson's ! itance to ourselves, an inspiring ex
family watched from a window direct-! ample of freedom and civiliaztion to
ly above the main entrance. ;all mankind. Let us express renew-
WILSON WAS WEARY led andt strengthened devotion. In
grateful reverence for the immortal
President Wilson arose at 8 o c ock, I ginning, and utter our confidence in
a little fagged as a result of working jthe supreme fulfillment.
late on bills and other official business.
Dr. Grayson and' members of his im- J PROGRESS PROVES WISDOM
mediate family continuecLjiheir. efforts j "The 'recorded progress of our re
to dissuade him from "taking a very i public, materially and spiritually, in
"The success of our popular gov-'no disorganization of our economic,
ernment rests wholly upon the correct industrial and commercial systems, at
interpretation of deliberate, inteili- home, no staggering war debts., no
gent, dependable popular will of Am- swollen fortunes to flout the sacrifices
erica. In deliberate questioning of a Qf our soldiers, no excuses for sedi
suggested change of national policy tion, no pitiable slackerism, no out
where internationality was to super- rages of treason. Envy and jealousy
cede nationality, we turned to a ref- would have no seil for their menacing
erendum to the American people, development and revolution would be
There was ample discussion and there withaut the passion which engenders
is a public mandate in manifest un- it.
derstanding. -"A regret for the mistakes of yes-
"America is ready to encourage, terday must not, however, blind us to
eager to initiate, anxious to partici- the task of today. The war"never left
pate in any seemly program likely to SUch an aftermath. There has been
privileges and the performance of the
duties of citizens to speed the attain
ment of the highest state,
PRAYER FOR INDUSTRIAL PEACE
"I wish for an America no less
alert in guarding against dangers
from within than it is watchful
against enemies from without. . Our
fundamental law recognizes no class,
no group, no section- There must be
none in legislation or administration.
The supreme inspiration is the com
"Humanity hungers for interna
tional' peace and we crave it with all
mankind. My most reverent prayer
for America is for industrial peace
with its rewards, widely and general
ly distributed among the inspirations
of equal opportunity.
"No one justly may deny the equal
ity of opportunity which made us what
we are. We. have mistaken unpre
paredness to embrace it, to be the
challenge of the reality; and due con
cern for making all citizens fit for
participation will ive added strncth ;
of rit T7ncVl in onH m-i(rnift nm. K"""J StrOTlg.
achievement. ; people of Ocala and Marion county
are alive to the opportunities the state
MORE THAN OTO HAS BEEfl
RAISED III THE DRIVE FOR THE
MARION COUNTY BOARD OF TRADE
People of Ocala and Marion County are
Showing Themselves Alive to
Going up! Subscriptions in the Mar
ion County Board of Trade's drive for
. AAA 1 1 i . 1 ll
iiu,uw reacnea a toiai oi more (nan
! $6700 yesterday. . The drive is still
It is evident that the
"If revolution insists upon overturn
ing established "order, let other peo
ples make the tragic experiment.
There is not place for it in America.
When the world was threatened we
pledged our forces and our lives to
the preservation of civilization and
lessen the probability of war and pro- staggering loss of life and measure- when revolution threatens we unfurl
active part in the day's ceremonies.
THE RIDE TO THE CAPITOL
itself proves the wisdom of the in
herited policy of non-involvement in
old world affairs. Confident of our
.f - . , ;abihty to work out our own destiny
with the arrival of the congressional i , . , , ,. . .
, , u , , , c and jealously guarding our right to
inaugural committee, headed by Sen- , J , fe J ,. , . . ,
' a n r - do so, we seek no part m directing the
ator Knox and Congressman Cannon, , . , A, m .?
at Harding's hotel. The party left at j dettmies of the old world. We do not
10:20 for the, White House, where mean to be entangled. We will accept
,c TT ,. , . r no responsibility except as our own
Mr. Harding, Mr. Coolidge and their i . , . ,
. . j , -r, -j j i conscience and judgment in each m-
wives were joined by President and ! A . A .
!Y1 we" A 1 I f rtvri Thfl viHa iitv Pan I
iUin. f I llOUii; OllU Hit: 11UC U A till IT
"Our eyes never will be blind to a
developing menace, our ears never
deaf to the call of civilization. We
sylvania avenue .through the cheering
throngs to the capitol began.
j i. n' i r. i . i 4. tt j- 'recognize the new order in the world
ident Wilson, President-elect Harding, 6
Senator Knox and Congressman Can-, . T iV . .
non. The second contained Vice ' Jas Wsnse ca ? th,e
President Marshall, Vice Presidentjnunian heart for fellowship, fraternl-
rl . r, , j u ty and co-operation. We crave friend
Elect Coolidge and two members of ,. , , f , , . . .
... , .j. f .I . , ship and hafrbor no hate. But Amer
the inaugural committee. In the third . . . A . .
,r TT ma ica, our America, the America bunded
car were Mrs. Harding, Mrs. Wilson! ' . - . , , A. .
j ... rwL. . ! upon the foundation laid by the m-
and two committeemen. The fourth j . . . .
car was occupied by Mrs. Marshall, sP1Ted ers can be a party to no
Mrs. Coolidge and two committeemen. pe""anent 'tary fiance. It can
An , j u .Center into no political commitments,
All were accompanied by troops ofs ......
cavalry nor assume any economic obligations
or subject our decisions to any other
. w v,,t ttiauiwi nAKUiu than our own authQrity.
Warren G. Harding took the oath as
the twenty-eighth president of the
United States at 1:18 o'clock. Press
ing his lips to the eighth verse, of the
sixth chapter of Micah in the historic
"I am sure our people -will not mis
understand nor will the world mis
construe. We have no thought to im
pede the paths to closer relationship
We wish topromote understanding.
Bible used in the inauguration of j We want to do our part in making of-
George Washington, the new presi- fensive warfare so hateful that gov
emments and peoples who resort to
dent repeated the oath
After taking the oath President
Harding delivered his inaugufad ad
dress, pledging his faith anew to
American institutions. He reiterated
a plea for a return to normalcy, for
industrial peace, for friendship with
the world and promised to work forj
ari; association of nations! He coupled
his renewed declarations with
nouncement against entangling
vamu vv-ujic luur. me oatn as t
it must prove the righteousness of
their cause or stand as outlaws be-
I fore the bar of civilization.
ASSOCIATION FOR COUNSEL
"We are ready to associate our
selves with the nations of the world,
great and small, for conference, for
! counsel, to seek the expressed views
of world opinion, to recommend
way to approximate disarmament and
relieve the crushing burdens of mili-
tary and naval - establishments. We
elect to participate m suggesting
plans for mediation, conciliation and
arbitration, and would clnHI v inin in
mote the brotherhood of - mankind less wastage of materials. Nations
which must be God's (highest concep- are still groping for return to stable
tion of the human relations. x Because ways. Discouraging indebtedness
we cherish ideals of justice and peace, confronts us like all the war torn na-
because we appraise international tions and these obligations must be
comity and helpful relationship no provided for. No civilization can sur-
less highly than any people of the vive repudiation.
world we aspire to a high place in the "We can reduce the abnormal ex-
moral leadership of civilization and penditures and we will. We can
we hold a maintained America, the strike at war taxation and we must,
proven republic, the unshaken temple We must face the grim necessity vith
of democracy, dependent only upon full knowledge that the tasjc is to be
inspiration and example, but the solved, and we must proceed with a
highest agency of strengthening good full realization that no statute enact-
will and promoting according on both ed by man can repeal the inexorable
continents. laws of nature. Our most dangerous
"Mankind needs a world wide bene- tendency is to expect too much of
diction of understanding. It is need- government and at the same time do
ed among individuals, among peoples, for it too little.
among governments and it will inau- j "We contemplate the immediate
gurate an era of good feeling to mark task of putting our public household
the birth of a new order. Such un- in order. We need a rigid and yet
derstanding men will strive confident- sane economy, combined with fiscal
ly for the promotion of their better 'justice and it must be attended by in-
relationships and nations will reflect dividual prudence and thrift which
the comity so essential to peace. 'are so essential to this trying hour
TRADE TIES BIND CLOSELY and reassuring for the future.
"We must understand that ties of. REACTION REFLECTED
trade bind nations in closest intimacy ; "The business world reflects the
and none may receive except as he distuibance of war's reaction. Herein
gives. We have not strengthened ours flows the life blood of material exis
in accordance with our resources or tence. The economic mechanism is
our genius, notably on our own con- intricate and its parts interdependent
tinent, where a galaxy of republics and has suffered the shocks and jars
reflect the glory of new world dem-' incident to abnormal demands, credit
ocracy, but in the new order of finance inflations and price upheavals. The
and trade we mean to promote, en- normal, balances have been impaired,
large activities and seek expanded the channels of distribution have been
confidence. 'clogged, the relations of labor and
"Perhaps we can make no more management have been strained. We
helpful contribution by example than must seek the readjustment with care
prove a republic's capacity to emerge and courage. Our people must give
from the wreckage of war. While the and take. Prices must reflect the re-
world s embittered travail did not ceding fever of war activities. Per-
eave us devastated lands nor deso- haps we never shall know the old lev
ated cities, left no gaping wounds, els of wage again, because war inva-
no .breast in hate, it did involve us in iably readjusts compensations and
the delirium of expenditure, in ex- the necessaries of life will show their
panded currency and credits, in un-: incomparable relationship, but- we
balanced industry, in unspeakable must strive for normalcy, to reach
waste and disturbed relationships, stability. The penalties will not be
While it uncovered our "portion of light nor evenly distributed.
hateful selfishness at home, it also "There 13 no way of making them
revealed the heart of America as so. There is no instant step from dis
sound and fearless, and beating in order to order. We must face a con
confidence unfailing. jdition of grim reality, charge off our
Amid it all we have riveted the losses and start afresh. It is the old-
gaze of all civilization to the unself- est lesson of civilization. I would like
ishness and righteousness or repre-1 government to do all it can to miti
sentative democracy, where our free- gate them. In understanding, in mu-
dom neyer has made offensive war-'tuality of interest, in concern for the
fare, never has sough territorial ag-' common good our tasks will be solved.
granaisemeni mrougn iorce; never; o aiierea system wui worK a
has turned to the arbitrament of arms 1 miracle. Any. wild experiment will
until reason had been exhausted, only add to the confusion. Our best
When the governments of earth shall : assurance lies in efficient administra
have established a freedom like our j tion of our proven system,
own and shall have sanctioned the! nine to PRnni'rnnv
i . : j !
pulsus i4te as wwudve pracuceu -Tko fnnrorn ornra f tfco Kiicinocc
it, 1 Deiieve tne last sorrow and the
final sacrifice of international
fare will have been written.
the flag of law vrd order and renew
our consecration. Ours is a constitu
is now facing and of this section in
particular. The city and county are
fast catching the spirit which has re
sulted ui such a wonderful growth in
the southern part of Florida and in
other sections of the United States.
"A civic conscience and a commu
nity spirit are the greatest assets any
section of country can have," says tht
tional freedom where the popular wffl Ury of the uBoard Tn
is the law supreme and minorities are
sacredly protected. Our
When any people have sufficient pride
in their community and give it their
revisions, . M -
reformation aru -vnlntmn. fl unsemsn support, wiuioui regaro 10
V'VHlVitd .WVV e
deliberate judgment and an orderly
progress and we mean to cure our
ills, but never destroy or permit de
struction by force.
the immediate return to the individual,
the community must grow."
In six days in March of 1920, Mid
dletown, Ohio, a city of 24,000, raised
ter Cam, H. H. Henderson, Wm. J.
Thomas, S.'G. Sage. J. Harley Marsh.
Transfers: A. S. Burgess. Collier
Insurance: S. B, Ware, L. T. Izlar,
G. S. Scott.
Retail Grocers: Harvey Clark
Stores, Abbott & Luffman, P. P. Cv"
tello, Jirash Grocery Co, IL B. Whit
tington, M. IL Hunnicutt, M. S. Sa
waya, Anthony Tudisco, Ollie Mordis,
F. W. Cook. H. B. Masters Co, I- E.
Yonce, Farmers Exchange Store.
General Stores: J. L. Grantham,
Sparr; Pasteur & Johnson, Anthony;
John T. Lewis, Oklawaha; J. J. Kncb-
lock, East lake; J. D. Waling, Weirs
dale; C A. Tremere, Belle view; K
1 had rather submit our industrial c",c.Iun.Q 01 -
controversies to the conference tuule u; .f"7 a Qunng ine course
of Middle town's campaign, said:
4A renewal of that spirit of unself-
in advance than to a settlement tabla
after conflict anrl SliflFVrincr Tho earfh
is thirsting for the cup of good wilL 7 s?nice,"na 01 MC"n won
Understanding is its fountain source.
vice 'president at 12-21 o'clock.
WILSON CRACKED 'A JOKE
President Wilson, yielding to las, that expressed conscience of progress
minute entreaties of his family and; which seeks to clarify and write the
physicians, took no part in the cere-; laws of international relationship and
monies other than to accompany Mr. establish a world court for the dispo
Harding to the capol, leaving after jsition of such justiciable questions as
signing several bills and going to Jus nations are agreed to submit thereto.
new home on S street. President Wil-jln expressing aspirations, in seeking
son s decision not to attend the cere-! practical plans, in translating human
- monies was due to numerous steps to'ity's new conception of righteousness
the Senate chamber, He explained to' justice and its hatred of war into rec
Senator Knox that the Senate hadjommended action we are ready most
thrown him down but he was not go- j heartily to unite, but every commit
ing to fall down. Harding and Cool-:ment must be made in the exercise of
idge then said good-bye to the presi-. our national sovereignty,
dent. - I "Since freedom imwllvl snH inde-
the war will develop within our people
- M . m
It would like to acclaim an era of 8ens 01 Jus"ce'. 8P 01 numan-
good feeling amid dependable pros- "f" , y 01 purpose tnai
perity and all the blessings which at- make Jthem Etron' wonderfully
tejj efficient and immeasurably happy. Let
us therefore dream of a greater Mid-
rKUihtilu Ur INDUSTRIES dletown of five years hence, the pro
"It has been proved again and again duct the earnest and united effort
that we cannot whe throwing our nnd enthusiasm of a progressive, pa
markets open to the world, maintain triotic people, and then work unceas
the standards of living and opportu- in& to maek that dream come true."
nity and hold our industrial eminence i Following is a classified list of those
in such unequal competition. There who have contributed to the Marion
is a luring fallacy in the theory of Coty Board of Trade fund to date:
banished barriers of trade, but pre-1 Druggists: Gerig's Drug tSore. The
served American standards require our, druggists: Gerig's Drug tSore. The
higher production costs to be reflected & Bitting & Phillips, G. C. Greene,
in our tariffs on imports. Today as' Bottling Works: Ocala Coca-Cola
never before, when peoples are seek- - Chero-Cola Co.
We trade restoration and emansioif' Publishers and Printers: Star Pub-
we must adjust our tariffs to the new Hsbing Co, Taylor Printing Co.
order. We seek particioation in th- Laundries: Ocala Steam Laundry.
world's exchanges, because therein Manufacturers: Arlo Box Co., Oak,
lies our way to widen and influence Ocala Manufacturing Co.
the triumphs of peace. We know full Plumbers and Electricians: Need-
well we cannot sell where we do not nam Bros- H.'S. Minshall
buy and we cannot sell successfully ' Cafes: American Cafe, Hunter's
where we do not carry. .Cafeteria.
Opportunity is calling not alone farmers: John H. Mathews, Cand-
for the restoration, but for a new pro- lerI J Johnson, Ocala; J: D. Mc-
duction, transportation and trade. We Raskin, Ocala; Nathan Mayo, Sum
shall answer it best by meetine the'merfieldi w- D- Cam, Ocala; W. C.
demand of a surpassing home market, B1od, Ocala; Anthony Farms, An-
by promoting self-reliance in produc- thony.
tion and by bidding enterprise, genius' Banks: Ocala National Bank, Mun
and , efficiency to carry our cargoes in roe Chamblise National Bank.
American bottoms to the marts of the! undertakers: George Mac Kay &
J Co, Roberts & Spencer.
OUR SUPREME TASK
Douglas, Weirsdale;J. A. Freeman &
Son, Bellejriew; W. W. Yongue, Ok
lawaha. . Drygoods, Clothing 'and Shoes: M.
M. Little. Frank's, Inc, E. T. Helven
ston, Parker & Guynn, Walkley &
Barnett, Rheinauer & Co, H. B. Mas- '
ters Co, Fishel Bros, J. Malever, B.
Goldman, H. A. Waterman.
Hardware: Marion Hardware . Co,
Clarkson Hardware Co, George Mac
Kay & Co, IL B. Masters Co. .
Stationers and News Dealers: W. W,
Condon, A. E. Gerig, N. L. Williams.
x Confectionery: The Vogue, T. W.
Troxler, S. R. Whaley, L. E. Yonce.
Jewelers: J. E. Allemand, The
Weihe Co, J. Chas. Smith. W.W. Con
don. ' .
Cigar Manufacturers: Charles Pey
Furniture: Theus Bros, . L. J. Bla-
Lumber and Builders Supplies: R.
IL Todd Lumber Co, Ray & Thomson,
George Mac Kay & Co.
Automobiles: O'Neal & Holly. Ocala
Motor Co, B. F. Condon. Murphy Mo
tor Co, Kumbak Service Station, A.
G. Gates, Auto Sales Co,' Blalock
Bros, H. A. Davies. '
Sand and Stone: Lake Weir Washed
Sand Co, A. T. Thomas.
Accountants: C. C. Bryant.
Lawyers: R. A. Burford, L. W. Du
val, I N. Green. Fred Hocker, D. N.
Ferguson, T. S. Trantham, W? Ev
Abstract Companies: , Florida Title
it 'Abstract Co, Marion County Ab
stract Co. f
Bakers; Carter's Bakery.
Phosphates: Loncala Phosphate Co,
George W. Chase, C and J. Camp.
Other Classifications: B. II. Sand
ers, Christian Ax. Ocala Gas Co, E.
E. Dobba, Ed Carmichael, J. J. Smith,
Oklawaha; N. W. Hanson, Oklawaha;
AN AMERICA OF HOMES j XoJXf ST
"We would not have an America liv- Physicians and Surgeons: Dr. E. G.
ing within and for herself - alone, but, Peek, Dr. H. W. Henry," Dr. J. Harry
we would have her self-reliant, inde- Walters, Dr. W. K. Lane. Dr. H. C
pendent and ever nobler, stronger and Dozier.
richer. Believing in our higher stand- Orange Growers: IL L. Borland, H.
ards, reared through constitutional A. Wartmann, Ocala; E. L. Wartmann,
liberty and maintained opportunity,' Citra; Dr. E. B. Lytle, Weirsdale.
we invite the world to the samej Autos for Hire: B. F. Morrison.,
heights. But pride in things wrought ; Wholesale Merchants: Pillans &.
is no renex 01 accomplished tasks, bmitn, Louis R. Chazal & Sn 0
. H. Bradford. Weirsdale; T. E. Mar
tin, Belleview; C E. Armstrong, Belle
view; John H. Good, I A. Wilcox, E.
Lawrence, J. J. Harris and J. O.
Ed son, Dunnellon. .
cycle is unmistakable. The peoples
I are turning from destruction to pro
iduction. Industry has sensed the
changed order and our own people
Our supreme task is the resump- are turning to resume their normal
tion of our onward normal way. Re- onward way. The call is for produc-
construction, readjustment, restora- jtive America to go on. I know that
tion all these must follow. I would , Congress and the administration will
like to have them. If it will lighten ; favor every wise government policy
the spirit and add to the resolution J to encourage continued progress.
with which we take up the task, let j "I speak for administrative effic
me repeat for our nation, we shall iency, for lightened tax burdens, for
give no people just cause to make! sound commercial practices, for ade
war upon us. We hold no national J quate credit facilities, for sympathetic
prejudice, we entertain no spirit of j concern for all agricultural problems,
revenge, we do not hate, we do not , for the omission of unnecessary inter
covet, we dream of no conquest, nor'ference of government with business,
boast of armed prowess. for an end to government's experl-
"If despite this attitude, war is ment in business and for more effi
again forced Upon us, I earnestly hope'eient business in government admin-
a way may be found, which will unify j istration. All this must attend a
our individual and collective strength J mindfulness of the human side of all
and consecrate all America material- j activities so that social, industrial and
ly and spiritually, body and soul, to 'economic justice will be squared with
national defense. I can vision the 1 the purposes of a righteous people.
ideal republic where every man and
'With the nation-wide induction of
THE INAUGURAL ADDRESS jpendence inspired and nationality ex-jwoman is called under theflag for j womanhood into our political life, we
Washington, March 4. President ' alted a world, super-government is
Harding in his inaugural address .contrary to everything we cherish and
said: jean have no sanction by our republic
"My countrymen, when one surveys This is not selfishness. It is sanctity.
assignment to duty, for whatever ser-! may count upon her intuitions,' her
vice, military or chic, the individual
refinement, her intelligence and her
is best fitted, where we may call to . influence to exalt the social order. We
universal service every plant, agency count upon her exercise of the full
Common welfare is the goal of our
national endeavor. Wealth is not in
imical to welfare it ought to be'its
friendliest agency. -
"There never can be equality of re
wards or possessions so long as the
human plan contains varied talents
and differing degrees of industry and
thrift but ours ought to be a country
free from great blotches of poverty.
We ought to find a way to guard
against the perils and penalties of un
employment. We want an America of
hope and happiness where mothers
freed from the necessity of long hours
of toil beyond their own doors, may
preside as befits the hearthstone of
American citizenship. We want the
cradle of American childhood rocked
under conditions as wholesome and so
hopeful that no blight may touch its
development and we want to provide
that no selfish interest, no material
necessity, no lack of opportunity shall
prevent the gaining of that education
so essential to best citizenship. .
"There is no short cut to the mak
m .. a a ...
ing 01 inese laeais into glad realities.
The world has witnessed, again and
again, the futility and the mischief of
ill considered methods for social and
leconomic disorders. But we are mind-
ful today as never before of the fn:
tion of the modern industrialism and
we must learn its causes and reduce
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Moses Grocery Co, John Dozier Co
Barber Shops: W. F. Blesch. S. M
Real Estate Agents and Dealers:
Citizens Investment Co, L. M. Felton.
S. S. Savage Jr, Rogers Wilson Real
ty Co, D. S. Woodrow, R. L. Martin,
Eastlake Investment Co, Eastlake.
Contractors: Ray & Thomson and
George Mac Kay & Co.
Optometrists: Dr. K. J. Weihe
Public Officials: S. C. M. Thomas, D.
il. Banco, T. D. Lancaster Jr, W. A.
jencoat, ii. u. Shealy. L. E. Futch.
W. S. Bullock, W. W. Stripling, IL C
fcistrunk, W. L- Colbert. R. L. Cly
engineers: tdward Drake. Geo. F
Hotels: Florida House.
aiancets: Ollie Mordis. W. IL
Marsh, F. W. Cook. Orfanedes & Pap-
uentists: Lr. E. D. Fuller. Dr. C
W. Moremen. Dr. G. C Shephard. Dr.
J. E. Chace. Dr. C R. Avr
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rnotographers: Eugene A. Revels,
T. A. Blake.
Salesmen: B. LT Feaster, C. E. Win
ton, C. C Simpson. J. W. Tally.
Tailors and Cleaners: Jerry Bur
nett, Royal Cleaners. .
Managers, Clerks and Agents: W.
J. Borden, R. G. Sumner, R. L. Dewey,
D. N. Purvis, D. E. Melin, E. W. Mer
rill. C A. Marris, Jaa. L. Wiley, Bax
Attempt to Pads the Fordney Bill
Over It Failed
Washington, March 4. Efforts to
override President Wilson's veto of
the" Fordney eemrgency. tariff bill fail
ed in the House early this morning
and the measure, originally designed
to aid the farmers, thereby met its
death. The vote on the motion to pass
the measure over the president's veto
was 201 for and 132 against.
WILSON'S VETO STOOD
Whea He Made It Known that he In
tended to Resume the Prac
tice of Law r
Washington, March 4. Woodrow
Wilson leaves the White House today
to resume the role of a private citizen,
and again take up the practice of law,
a profession in which he has not been
active for forty years. With Eair.
b ridge Colby, the retiring secretary
of state, the retiring president has
formed a partnership and the new
firm will maintain offices here and in
New York. Mr. Wilson's announce
ment of this yesterday came as a sur-.
prise to all Washington.
HEIR TO JAPANESE
. THRONE WILL TAKE
A LOOK AT EUROPE
Tokio, Thursday, March 2. Prince
Hirchito, heir apparent to the Japa
nese throne, left Yokohama today for
I a tour, of Europe.