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PALATKA DAILY NEWS
9h Lay Morning, June 26, 1921.
PAGE 9
such,
Preen..
LLAS HIGH
i COUNTY
:f HIS STATE
I
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t'By Aaaoclatad Freaa)
)jiigton, June 25 The follow-
itement shows the percentage
'eracy in the counties of Flor-
tiording to the returns of the
" Hfnth Census, which was taken
3 lyjaryi 1920, An illiterate, as
9 .. in the census, is a person 10
H "f age or over who is unable to
either- in English or any other
0 "e. The percentages are bas
2 tin the total population 10 years
and over, or the total native
Jjjor total negro as the case may
t
na
i.
brd
r
ird
on
to '
tlin
den
Total
9.6
14.2
14.4
' 11.4
ll.B
8.5
5.S
18.7
13.6
11.0
7.3
3.7
7.0
' 6.6
8.2
" 16.3
11.3
19.6
Native
White
2.9
3.3
7.7
5.8
7.4
1.2
0.6
6.6
1.2
5.2
2.1
0.3
2.5
0.9
3.2
1.8
4.0
3.4
Negro
21.5
26.8
31.8
28.1
22.8
9.2
14.4
49.3
26.7
20.7
12.6
11.1
27.4
11.4
18.4
36.9
19.4
29.3
Hamilton
Hernando
Hillsborough
Homes
Jackson
Jefferson
Lafayette
Lake
Lee
Leon
Levy
Liberty '
Madison
Manatee
Marion
Monroe
Nassau
Okaloosa
Okeechobee
Orange
Osceola
Palm Beach
Pasco
Pinellas
Polk
Putnam
St. Johns
St. Lucie
Santa Rosa
Seminole
Sumter
Suwannee
Taylor
Volusia
Wakulla
Walton
Washington
20.2
17.6
5.8
13.0
22.2
31.4
7.7
' 7.5
5.4
21.2
8.6
16.8
23.9
6.0
9.1
5.3
11.7
14.0
5.3
4.6
4.3
3.6
8.6
2.9
6.3
9.3
7.8
5.1
13.7
8.2
10.0
17.5
19.8
6.4
19.6
9.5
13.6
6.1
0.9
1.4
11.2
11.5
1.8
3.3
1.2
1.5
2.4
3.2
4.8
5.9
1.0
1.6
1.9
3.6
8.4
2.0
1.0
1.3
0.5
2.1
0.6
1.2
1.4.
1.6
1.2
7.8
1.4
2.3
6.7
7.1
0.6
7.0
6.6
9.6
38.5
42.4
12.3
'33.3
36.0
43.1
26.1
22.2
11.1
30.4
16.0
30.0
41.1
17.1
15.7
11.9
21.2
36.3
15.7
14.0
21.0
9.8
29.3
13.5
21.1
18.3
18.6
16.4
34.5
16.1
29.7
33.4
35.6
17.4
33.6
21.3
24.9
REYNOLDS' SISTER
CLEARS DYMDMD
!T
PART IN SHOD
Special to tbr Vowl
Daytona, June 25. William H.
Decker, of Key West, manager of
the Consolidated Cigar Co., departed
for his home last evening accompani
ed by Mrs. Decker and thildren. Mrs.
Decker is a sister of Lorillard Rey
nolds, who was assaulted and shot
at Seabreeze some time ago. On de
parting yesterday, Mr. Decker stated
that he had gone over the shooting
affair with Mr. Reynolds, and that
both himself and Mr. Reynolds are
convinced beyond any doubt that Rus
sell S. Dymond, the young real estate
man who was with Mr. Reynolds at
the time of the assault, was in no way
connected with the assault and had
no previous knowledge of the attack.
Mr. Decker states that Mr. Reynolds
made this statement to the State At
torney when that official visited him
Thursday in company with feherifT
Morris and County Judge McCrory.
Mr. Dymond was arrested tfnd thrown
into jail without warrant some 'days
ago. His employer, Mr. H. B. Schulte,
and other friends who felt that an in
justice had been done the young man,
immediately arranged bonds, and Mr.
Dymond was released the next morn
ing, his preliminary hearing being
set for a future date.
SPECIAL SALE AT BUKY'S.
Buky's Department Store, is of
fering ladies and gentlemen's wear
at special sale prices during the com
ing week. The price has been marked
down on almost every article in their
store, which offers the public the
advantage of buying at reduced prices.
Read their advertisement elsewhere
in today's paper.
TO SAVE ST. PETE BATHERS
FROM DEADLY BARNACLES
barnacle mcrusted ladders. For many
years the ladders have been cf wood
or iron. Mr. Ludwig has announced
that as soon as they can be made
ladders of brass and copper will be
substituted, it being claimed that
barnacles will not attach themselves
to those metals. The sides of the lad
ders will be of wood sheated with
copper and the ' rungs will be made
of brass pipe.
LOSES ARM IN STAVE MILL
Graceville, June 25. James Sinele
tary, a young man employed at a
stave mill near here is minus an arm
as a result of an accident several
days ago. His hand became caught
in the machinery and was drawn be
tween two rollers. The arm was am
putated at the elbow.
"Let B. & B. DO IT."
TO SELL G. F. & A.. ROAD
(Bjr Associated Freaa) '
Pensacola, June 25. The Gulf,
Florida and Alabama railroad will
be sold here July 5 under a decree of
federal court. The line operates be
tween Pensacola and Kimbrough,
Alabama, a distance of 142 r)iles,
and was built to tap the Alabama
coal fields.
By AaHuclated Freaa)
St. Petersburg, June 25. R. E.
Ludwig, director of Public Utilities
here, believes he has a remedy which
will eliminate the cutting of bathers
at the bathing beach while climbing
TAYLOR SENDS RESIGNATION
(By Aaaoclated I'reaa)
Tallahassee, June 25. Governor
Hardee has accepted the resignation
' of M. M. Taylor, of Tampa, as a mem
Iber of the state board of pharmacy,
I to take effect immediately. Mr. Tay-
' lor resigned in order to devote his
i entire time to business interests. I
mm? AAtr?ifii IV 1UW SI If fit
These Are Our Low Prices On
I 3 Shoe Repairing
Men's Shoes, half soled, sewed on $1.40
Men's Shoes, half soled, tacked on $1.25
'Rubber Heels, Men's $ -50
ff Ladies' half soles, sewed on $1-15
jLaides' half soles, tacked on $1-00
Leather Tips $ -35
Cuban Heels $ -75
I, Give Us a Trial and Let Us Convince You.
Norris & Walker
403 Lemon Street, Palatka.
We call for and deliver.
!
Phone 136 i I
Say, Folks!
DRINK
HYT0NE
Its Just the drink
for this hot
weather.
Order a bottle or a case today.
On sale at all diink stands.
Atlantic Grocery Company
Wholesale Distributors
PALATKA, - - FLORIDA',
Notice To The Public
We have taken over the entire Cushman Line and in
the future, will carry a complete stock of Cushman Engines
of all kinds and parts. . vr:
Call and look them over. The following are subject
to your approval:
Portable Engines on Trucks,
Stationary Engines for Every Use,
Electric Light Plants with Engines,
Electric Light Plants without
Engines.
Our Marine Engines can't be beat.
For steady and reliable power and general satisfaction
BE SURE AND GET A CUSHMAN
J. D Points & Co.
Deale r s
Palatka, Florida
to
Why Suffer This Hot Weather When You Can Enjoy These Modern Electrical Appliances
' .----'-"-rt2
IRONS
GRILL
PERCOLATOR
WAFFLE IRON
TOASTER
" DO IT ELECTRICALLY!"
CALL AND LET US SHOW YOU OUR COMPLETE
STOCK OF ELECTRICAL GOODS
ELECTRIC
FANS
s
THOR
WASHING MACHINES
oeiicer Electric
Company
" QUALITY ELECTRICAL WORK "
sad
It is never "too hot to put
the kiddies to bed" when
cool breezes are on tap from
a G-E fan.

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