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Vol. l.No. 11.
OCALA, FLORIDA, JULY 1, 1895.
Price Five Cents
PUBLISHED EVERY DA V IN THE WEEK EXCEPTING SUNDAV.
IN AND ABOUT THE TOWN.
Somethings Ycu Know and Some-
things You Don't Know. j
VV. K. Allen and wife were in ;
Ocala Sin. daw
Speaker VV. S. Jennings,
Brooksville, is in town.
L. B. Ayer of Lake Weir was at
the Montezuma yesterday.
Frank A. Ross, the hustling
shoe salesman, is in the city.
VV. E. Nichols of the Chicago
Mines was in the city Sunday.
Major Magruder came over from
his home in Rockledge' today.
What about the new opera
house that we were going to have?
M. L. Payne, county school su
perintendent, was in town yester
day. Frank Cunningham, editor of
the Dunnellon Times, is in town
Ben Mayo came down from Jack
sonville and spent Sunday in
S. S. Savage of Montague is in
town. He says his crops are look
J. F. Jones and Chas. Spratt
went up to Jacksonville today on
J. T. Metcalr came up from Ju
liette Saturday, where he has been
erecting a few cottages.
Dr. Hartshorn, a prominent
phosphate man, is attending to
business in Brooksville today.
Joe Dale, Jr., came up from
Dunnellon today and will visit his
brother. VV.' VV. Dale, for a week.
Miss Pearl Mann left yesterday
f r Key West, where she will
spend some time visiting friends.
Our marshal went in surf bath
ing on the gulf coast, but could
not find water enough to get him
self "out of sight."
Mrs. Dewey passed through
town on her way to 1 her home at
Rochelle. She has been visiting
her sister, Mrs. R. S. Clark.
Moses Brown, Tommie Thomp
son and Will Pemberton leave to
night for Columbia, S. C, where
they go for a io days' outing.
Found. One notary's seal. The
owner can have same by calling at
Collector Pooser's office, identify
ing property and paying for this
H. W. Barkhau left today f or
Newberry, where he will remain
for some time, looking after the
interests of the Arentz Phosphate
Lost. A plain gold ring, in
scription "With Love," in Baptist
church last night. Finder will
please return same to Mrs. J. N.
Edwards, Wttness building.
C. F. Faires, the genial and able
ticket agent of the Plant system,
went to Tampa yesterday. Mr.
Faires is a worker and one of the
most popular men on the road.
Marion Wilson, Dr. Mitchell's
brother-in-law, who has been em
ployed in the post office drug store
for some time, left on the n
o'clock train today for his home in
Memphis, Tenn., where he will
take a position on a newspaper.
Mr. Wilson's many friends in this
city will regret his departure.
The fourth is almost here. What
are we going to do ? Ocala must
have attractions that will draw the
people and replenish our pockets,
for the Picnic island folks have
the town's loose change.
M. E. Weeks of Melrose stepped
off of the train for a minute or two
today to transact some business.
He must be a hustler when he can
attend to business while the train
is making its regular stop.
The excursion on the Plant sys
tem was well patronized yesterday.
Over 1900 people went to Picnic
Island, 400 of whom went from
Ocala. The day was a grand suc
cess and everybody reports a good
Annual July excursion to West
Florida. Tickets sold for night
train July 2 good till July 13. Rate
to Lake City $3.25; Live Oak,
$3-50 ; Madison, $4 ; Monticello,
$4.50; Tallahasse, $4 75; Ouincy,
4.7 via F. C. & P. railroad.
Fourth of July holiday rates on
2d, 3d and 4th, good until July 7,
at one fare for the round trip to
any point in Florida. On July 2
and 3 to any point east of the Mis
sissippi and south of the Ohio and
Potomac rivers at one and one
third fare for round trip, good un- j
til July 7; via F. C. & P. railroad.
Geo. Williams, assistant of N. K.
Williams, of the Montezuma bar
ber shop, and C. S. McCrary had a
difficulty in Mrs. Edwards's restau
rant this morning about S o'clock.
Williams struck McCrary over the
head with a walking stick, indict
ing a slight scalp wound, where
upon McCrary tested the hardness
of a milk pitcher on Williams's
head, making a deep cut. By
standers prevented further trouble.
Both parties were arrested, and
the case will be heard Thursday.
Annual convention of the Chris
tian Endeavor Societies at Boston.
For the above named occasion the
F. C. & P. railroad will sell tickets
at the following rates: All rail,
$38.25; via Savannah and steamer,
$34.40: via Mallory line, 11 go.
Tickets sold by rail July 6, 7 and i
8; via Savannah and steamer, July !
1, 5 and 6; via Mallory line, July 4.
All tickets limited to July 31. Iron
clad signature forms required lim
ited to a continuous passage in
both directions. For further in
formation, tickets, etc., call on
R. G. Blake, city ticket agent, or
John Dozier, depot ticket agent,
D. E. Mclves
UNDERTAKER and EBALER
Carrying a full line of Undertakers'
Supplies, Wooden and Metallic
Caskets, Burial Robes, etc.
Orders bv mail and tele
AND - OPITICAL - GOODS.
Gleaning, Repairing and Engraving
GUARANTEED FIRST-CLASS WORK.
North Side Square, Ocala, Fla.
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L Wefler.l ii
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Jeweler and Engraver.
At Carlisle's Drug Store.
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Done in Latest Style. Call
and mve me a trial.
George D. Courtney's
City Market Grocery,
is the best place in the city to buv your fresh
- groceries. A complete line ofStaple'and Fancy
Groceries constantly on hand. I keep every
thing in the grocery line. Country .Produce,
Chickens and Eggs bought and sold. Bread,
Pies and Cakes fresh from the bakery.
One Door North from City Market, Ocala, Fla.
1 "Jrv.r ' mi mmtmmnrwKi
John W. Pearson,
sail Grade Goods,
Low Grade Prices,
Repairing ancl Engraving.
AI! Work Guaranteed at A. IB. Boniett'S, Jeweler
Merchants' Block, Ocala, Fla.
Bought, Sold ancl Rented.
Rev. T. J. Davenport had a good
day's work yesterday. He arose
at 5 a. m., married a couple at 6,
went to Sunday school at 10, and
at 11 preached to a full congrega
tion a rousing sermon from Ro
mans xii. 2 "Be not conformed to
this world," etc. To temperance
meeting at 4 and to church at
night, where he preached his fare
well sermon to a good and appre
ciative audience from John ix. 4,
"I must work the works of him
who sent me." Mr. Dave nnnrt i
Do you want to invest your money ;
where it will bring you
20 per cent. ?
If so, inquire of I. Stevens, who
Building Loan I
or we will loan you from one to ten J
thousand dollars on good approved !
real estate. Remember the place,
at A. E. Burnett's Jewelry Store,
n mm cn wt m m . i u
a s-0 whA h Miaa fiflfl ...... 3. GTi P I. IT
Are rutting up fucIi Nice n
Window and Door Screens ul
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We manufacture All Kinds of 5CPOI I. vvnoir riDArtTTc m.-n n ri 1
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nuugn anu uressea aeasonea LumDer Uonstantly on Hand at
LWWEST CASH PRICES. fr
NORTH OP P. f A D nconr rr a t a r-. . fy
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orry You to Death
and eat up the food your family should have, when the
Yankee Novelty Works
GEO. A. NASH,
OCALA HOUSE BARBER SHOP,
C. V. M c O O V ,
The oldest and best established
will leave Ocala in n rtav nr twr ' Barber in the ritv. OnK- pvnprt
for a few months' visit in different workmen employed.
parts of the southern states before !
settling down to another appoint
ment. We will be very sorry to
lose this excellent minister from
our city, where he has made many
uarm friends during his brief so- Scott, where they will be pleased
journ among us. His sermons of i to see their former friends and
yesterday especially . that of the j patrons ancl many new ones
ISRAEL & BROWNS
DEAELR IX ' V,
Dry Goods, Notions, Shoes, Etc.
FINE DRESS GOODS,
Laces and Embroidery,
Trunks and Valises.
Agents for Butterickzs Patterns
OUR MOTTO: We study to please our customers.
Ocala, : : : : : Florida.
have taken the .stand recently occu-i I I I r xr I 7
pied by Mrs. Reynolds and Mrs. A 1 L- lZ K OC VS 1 KK.
morning were very eloquent and
left a deep impression upon his
hearers. The best wishes of this
paper accompany him.
Attention, Ocala Rifles !
Important business meeting to-
Prices Greatly Reduced
lu.&uiL liic conairions 01 the times,
and a Perfect Fit Guaranteed in
the Cheapest Garment.
Call and inquire for yourselves
i and see our celebrated
All kinds of Dressmaking done at
taple and Fancy Groccrie
Corn, Oats, Hay, Vegetables, Etc.
Chickens and 'Eggs a Specialty.
Butler BlockCorner Orange Avenue and Exposition St.
Ocala, : : : . : Florida.
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