Vol. l.--Nc. 107.
OCALA, FLORIDA, OCTOBER 7, 1895.
Price Five Cents
PUBLISHED EVERY DAY IN THE WEEK EXCEPTING SUNDAY.
Things You Don't Know
IN AiND ABOUT THE TOWN. j Although not the first of the
; month, today is the first Monday,
Some Things You Know and Sonic and great is the day in Ocala.
Fresh oysters on ice will be
found every day now at Wm
Walter Hawkins ot Jacksonville,
traveling passenger agent for the
Cent. R. R. ot Georgia, is in town.
For Sile. A 5x8 view camera.
Inquire at this office.
Claude Munden is still very sick
Nice fresh fat outside oysters at
Gray's this evening,
B. J, Benson, of Abbeville, S.C.,
is in town.
Wm. Gray's for your fresh oys
ters on ice.
Henry G. Dunn of Citra is in
Foutz's Horse and Cattle Pow
der, 20 c. at Ty dings.
J. E. Hartridge of Jacksonville
was in town yesterday.
Young chickens cheap constant
ly on hand at Wm. Gray's.
G. W. Cline of Jacksonville is in
the city on business.
Try our Sarsaparilla for all blood
diseases, T dings & Co,
D. C. Upson of Jacksonville
Sundayed in the city.
Are you wanting to sell goods ?
Advertise m the Star.
T. Sherlock of Bay City, Fla.,
was in town for Sunday.
A full line of Buist's fresh seeds
at Tydings & Co s this week.
A. G. Bigelow of Jacksonville
was in the city yesterday.
Just Opened 10 assorted fail
shades Flutter Duck. Dress Gooas
at 9 c. yard at the Bazar Store.
ludsre G. 1. Rainev ot Talla-
hassee was 111 the city yesterday.
A big line Boys' and Girls'
Scnool Caps and Hats at the Bazar
W. D. Graham of Montgomery,
Ala , is a guest of the Montezuma.
Fine fresh water fish today on
ice at L. S. Blade's, stall No. 11,
S. P. Watson of New York was
registered at the Ocala House yesterday.
If you have an old book that you
wih to preserve, take it to the
L Witness 10b office and have it
The fireboys leave tomorrow for
Atlanta, the scene of their coming
triumph. Many of our citizens will
rrn with them
to" " J
$9.90 Round Trip Ocala and S
A 1 , Til t- C - T 3 , . I
viiania. riant oysicm, 1 ucauay,
12:30 noon. Marion Hose Co. No.
1, Florida champions, go this route.
Through sleeper and coach.
Blind indeed is he who cannot
read the beautiful lines of the
champion hose company that be
deck the Ocala House and public
Public speeches at Ocala House
tonight. Jollification meeting over
the sale of tne Ocala House.
Ocala will now take a spurt to the
front. Everybody come and hear
E. B. Richardson's stable will
furnish you a first-class turnout
cheaper than elsewhere. Call and
try his teams.
The guests at Hotel de Hodge
j For Sale. A nice young milch
i cow, half Jersey, with calf two and
j one half months old. cheap tor
cash. Apply at this orhce.
H. L. Weller, the jeweler, is in
Jacksonville on a visit.
The National Protective Legion
of Waverly, N. Y., on Sept. 26
paid to John Yatch $15 for one
week's sick benefit.
Ben Mayo of Jacksonville was in
the city yesterday on a visit to his
Figures do not lie. Multiply 36
by 7 and you have $500 provided
you invest seven times thirty-six
with the Covenant Building and
Loan association. Ask M. M.
Little about it.
Quite a number of Ocala's
young folks visited the Springs
Wanted. A few private board
ers, ladies or gentlemen. Conve
nient to public square. Rates rea
sonable. Mrs. Thos. J. Barnes,
corner Main and North Third
There are thirty-three prisoners
in the county jail. Among them
are four murderers, and the crimes
of the others range down to steal
ing empty soda water bottles.
The Covenant Building and
Loan association will pay you 8 per
cent for the use of your money, or
loan you theirs at 6 per cent.
Which do you prefer ? M. M.
Little will explain to you.
Mrs. R. M. Williams, who has
Isaac Stevens has
rent trom $5 to $15 per month
W. E. Allen, county commis
sioner from Mcintosh, is out in ali
his glory today.
Take your prescriptions to
Tydings & Co. and get their
prices. Only pure drues used.
M. L. Payne, superintendent 01
public instruction, from Fleming
ton, is in town.
See our new shades Fiutter
Duck Dress Goods at 9 c. yard at
the Bazar State.
We are thankful that Ocala ib
the county seat, and that our lot
falls in Ocala.
Esta oficina hace toda clase de
trabajo de imprenta en ingles y
The Metropolitan Band will play
for the meeting at the Ocala
On and after October 1 the of
fice hours of the Internationa
Ocean Telegraph Co. will be frcrr
7 a.m to 8 p.m. instead of 8 a.m.
to 8:30 p.m. J. H. btrunk, mgr.
are very nervous and many of . been quite sick for some lime, is
them are retrospecting their Jives
The circuit court convenes tomor
row, which is the immediate
cause of the uneasiness felt in the
atmosphere of the jail.
To Atlanta. Friends of fire!
men, go to Atlanta with Marion
Hose Co. No. 1 via Plant System.
Leave Ocala at 12:30 noon.
Through sleeper and coach, Qcala
to Atlanta via Juliette, Waycros
Macon and Atlanta.
There was a nice party given last
night at the residence of Mrs.
convalescent, we are glad to re
port. C. V. McCoy, the Ocala House
barber, will give you the smoothest
and easiest shave imaginable. Hair
cuts in the latest style.
W. C. Town send of Lake Butler
has been in the city for several
days. He is in the turpentine
R. E. Yonge, jr., has in stock a
supply of patent gas lighters. You
light the machine, then turn the
cock and light the burner at the
Lummis. Quite a crowd of young j same time. Only one match to
tolks enjoyed themselves to their
hearts' content. Music and games
were indulged in and most deli
cious refreshments were served.
School Crayons, per Box, 7 c;
Best Black Ink, Bottle, 4 c; S'ate
Pencils, per doz., 4 c; Best Falcon
Pen, per doz., 5 c, at the Bazar
Rev. J. E. Oates preached his
first sermon at the Baptist church
yesterday morning, and again last
night. The sermons were most
ably delivered, to a good and ap-j tne
preciative audience. Rev. Oates
is a most able divine and we con
gratulate the Baptist church upon
their good fortune in securing his
the house. Call and see them at
R. E. Yonge & Co's.
Hon. John E. Hartridge, H. L.
Anderson, Mayor John G. Rear
don, and others will speak from
the Ocala House veranda.
The National Protective Legion
is incorporated under the super
vision of the insurance depart
ment of New York.
The Florida corn crop for this
year is greater than ever before,
and the price of that staple is far
below anything ever heard of in
For Rent. Two large, nicely
furnished rooms on Fort King ave
nue, first door east from Dr. Fred-
I erick's. Apply at this office.
j Messrs. Geo. McKay and Deck
You can carry $1000 to $5000; Davis have purchased the steamer
tor 324 to 330 per year in the Ma-, Eureka, which has been sunk in
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AND - OPTICAL - GOODS.
Gleaning, Repairing and Engraving.
Guaranteed First-Glass Work.
North Side Square, Ocala, Fla.
Postoffice Drug Store,
Drugs, Chemicals, Patent Medicines,
Fancy Goods, Stationery, &c.
Soda Water and Ice Cream.
Physician's Prescriptions Corefully Compounded.
W. A. REDDING, flanager.
George D. Courtney's
City Market Grocery,
is the best place in the city to buy your fresh
groceries. A complete line of Staple and Fancy
Groceries constantly on hand. I keep evry-,
thing in the grocery line. Country Produce,
Chickens and Eggs bought and sold. Bread,
Pies and Cakes fresh from the bakery.
Give v.CXaiju aad Coinvincgd.
One Door North from City Market, Ocala, Fla.
igh Grade Goods,
Low Grade Prices.
Repairing and Engraving.
All Work Guaranteed at A. E. Burnett's, Jeweler
Merchants' Block, Ocala Fla.
W. S. GASKN,
Tine; : Green : G-x-ocsex',
Keeps constantly on hand a full line of Choice and Fancy Groceries
at prices not excelled by any house in the city.
Poultry and Eggs, Fruits and Vegetables, a Specialty.
Come and give me a trial. I keep everything in the eating line.
Remember the place.
West Side Dunn's Park.
W. 5. GAS KIN,
Williams, organizer, Mitchell Uik,,
They are raising it, and have it al
most above water. It will prob-
I Oniric 1 n ft rrtintluinon m f rrf J
a. a Vi o t o ; r T a t 'i i tion with the road being built to
to Atlanta with Marion Hose Co. i 0 0
No. I via Piant System. Walter tIJC opnnSiJ
OCALA HOUSE BARBER SHOP,
Brin us your Job Work
if vnn want if r!nnf npnt nnrl
" r r ' n a K u a 1 , m Tr owns ucaiaiat Reasonable prices,
personally conduct this excursion House Ocala s fnends. Everv- i 1
from Ocala to Atlanta in through body should travel to Atlanta to-
lper and coach without change morrow by the Plant System
Your comfort is assured. Take Throncrh riarh anH ppnpr !mup?
he Plant Svstem coach at 12:30 Ocala (S. S. O. & G.) PJant Sys
noon tomor-ow. ttra, at I2;30 noon.
C. V. McCOY
The oldest. and best established
Barber in the city. Only expert
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