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Vol. l.--No. 115.
OCALA, FLORIDA, OCTOBER 15, 1895. Price Five Cents PUBLISHED EVERY DA V IN THE WEEK EXCEPTING SUNDAY. IN AND ABOUT THE TOWN. Some Things You Know and Some Things You Don't Know. W. D. Morton is in the city. For Sale. A 5x8 view camera. Inquire at this office. ! Joseph Fleming is in the city. Wm. Gray's for your fresh oys ters on ice. Dr. J. C. Porter is again in the city. Are you wanting to sell goods ? Advertise in the Star. IS. P. Baldwin of Mcintosh is in the city. A full line of Buist's fresh seeds at Tydings & Co's this week. W. K. McKay of Oxford is at the Montezuma. Foutz's Horse and Cattle Pow der, 20 c. at Tydings. W. R. O'Neal of Cotton Plant is in the city. New Bell Crown Sailor Hats at 68c each at the Bazar Store. H. G. Dunn ran down to the city yesterday. Buggy Whips from' 10c to 48c at the Bazar Store. M. Houghton of Palatka left the city yesterday. Young chickens cheap constant ly on hand at Wm. Gray's. C. R. Knight of Gainesville is at the Ocala House. Try our Sarsaparilla for all blood diseases, Tydings & Co, E. T. Douglass of Jacksonville is at the Montezuma. New shades "Flutter Duck" 9c per yard just open at the Bazar Store. Arthur F. Neil of New York was in the city yesterday. Fine fresh water fish today on ice at L. S. Black's, stall No. n. City Market. W. C. Townsend of Lake Butler! i is on our streets today. . c , , Portraits in f.ravnn PaQtl anrl "Water Colors by Gottlieb always please. A trial solicited. S. M. Pritchett of New York was in the city yesterday. Isaac Stevens has cottages to rent from $5 to $15 per month each. W. M. Brooks of Floral City came up to attend court. Esta oficina hace toda clase de trabajo de imprenta en ingles y . espanol Ed Holder of Anita registered at the Ocala House yesterday. Flutter Duck Dress Goods, 9c per yard, just arrived at the Bazar Store. Capt. A. E. Willard of Homo sassa is in the city on business. "Dead Stuck" kills all insects and bed bugs. 25c per bottle at the Bazar Store. J. F. Young of Birmingham, Ala., was in the city yesterday. W. C. Archer, mattress maker and cleaner, will return Friday and resume his old business. J. W. Vogt and wife of Dunnel- lon are at the Montezuma today. For Sale. Five shares in Ocala Building and Loan, series D. Ad dress Box 201, Ocala. W. S. Trimble of the Standard phosphate mines is in town, ' Take your prescriptions to Tydings & Co. and get their prices. Only pure drues used. Dr. Alfred Abshier of Belleview was at the Montezuma yesterday. Fresh oysters on ice will be found every day now at Wm Gray's. After a rather long dry spell we have been blessed with a fine shower. ! A fine lot of Apples, Pears, Ba- j nanas and Sugar Cane today at Wm. Gray s. J. A. Rowell returned last night from at purchasing trip to New York city. The National Protective Legion pays $15 per week to members in case ot sickness or disability. Allan Gibson, the promising young merchant of Grahamville, is in the city today. For Rent. Two large, nicely furnished rooms on Fort King ave nue, first door east trom Dr. Fred erick's. Apply at this office. T. A. Whittaker of Jacksonville was a business visitor to the brick city yesterday. For Sale. A nice young milch cow, half Jersey, with cad two and one naif months old, cheap tor cash. Apply at this office. J. N. and Dr. J. M. Willis, of Wiiiiston were in the city today and made us a pleasant call. K. B. Richardson's stable Nvill furnish you a first-class turnout cheaper than elsewhere. Call and try his teams. The rain and circuit court to gether kept the court house pack ed full today on both floors. A nice cottage to rent. Newly papered and painted. 'Close in, and 1 good environments. Apply to Dr, D- Fuller, office ovr Merchants TVatinnal Kant i. J J. R. Boorland andwife of Citra ' who have just returned from Cali fornia, were in the city yesterday. The National Protective Legion is incorporated under Jthe super vision of the insurance depart ment of New York. t Dr. W. T. S. Vincent,, a nested specialist from acksorjville, is Jin the city, a guest of the Ocala House. o Waverly N. Y., on Sept 26 paid to John Yatch 15 for one week's sick benefit. ? The telephone system will be in full working order in a : few days. It will be a great convenience to our city. I If you have an old bocfe that you wish to preserve, take lit to the Witness job office arid have it bound. J The boys of No. 1 hose com pany returned from Atlanta last night. They do not think they met with fair treatment up there. For Rent. A ten-room house. Hot and cold bath, two blocks from square. Apply to fitG. Hay- crait at city ticket omce 01 riant c . System. Artist Gottlieb guarantees every Portrait he makes to give entire satisfaction. Studio opposite Mon tezuma. Gottlieb makes Flash Light Photos of Theater Parties, Bails, Banquets, etc., at short notice, and guarantees perfect, satisfaction. Use our Eczema and Tetter Cure for all cutaneous diseases; sure cure for erysipelas, Tydings & Co, For Rent. Two nice, newly papered and painted cottages; nice neighborhood and close to square. Apply to Dr. R. D. Fuller, over Merchants' National Bank. 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 street E. 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. The Ocala Branch of the Cove nant Building and Loan Associa tion has been organized a little less than five years. During this they have loaned in Ocala $25,000. Best record of any national in the city. M. M. Little, secretary and treasuier. J. L. Smoak's shop is the best place in town to get your wag ons and carriages repaired and painted. He has one of the best painters in the state and guarantees satisfaction in all work. It will be to your advantage to call and exam ine his painting before having our buggy painted. His prices are suited to the hard times. F. P. Gadson, the well known business manager of the Ocala Commercial and Bazar Co., says that business has picked up a good deal in the last two or three weeks. Although he does not expect as good a trade as last year, still he is putting in a fine stock and expects to do a nice business this fall and winter. CITRUS CO. CHRONICLE. The spur of the Hamburg phos phate mines is being repaired, and it is reported the mines will soon resume ''operation. These mines work about 200 men. Citrus county is now shipping oysters and fish all over the coun try. The orage crop is short his year, but the fish and oyster crop is as large as ever, and the demand was never better. A man who was in DeLand last spring announced that he could handle a number of cars of swc.t potatoes this fall for the northern markets, with a profit of from to to 45 cents per bushel to the grower, says the Crescent City Philosopher. Sweet potatoes are now reported to be selling as high as 50 cents per peck in some of the northern markets. DISSOLUTION NOTICE. The copartnership heretofore ex isting between Massey & Spark man in the cross tie business has this day been dissolved hy mutual consent and said Sparkman will continue in the business. This Sept. 9. 1895. W. O. Massey. S. W. Sparkmax. 'VV c li c s ? AND - OPTICAL Gleaning, Repairing and Engraving. fl 2. Postof f ice - .1 'W V DEALERS IN Drugs, Chemicals, Patent Medicines, Fancy Goods, Stationery, &c. Soda Water and Ice Cream. Physician's Prescriptions Coref ully Compounded. W. A. REDDING, flanager. 95 VW WW W W vW Wv W Wif gr, W Wv7 W W Wv W WW yCX 1 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 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 High Grade Goods, Low Q Prices. Repairing and Engraving. All Work Guaranteed at A. E. Btimett'S, Jeweler Merchants' Block, Ocala, Fla. W. S. GASKIN. The : Green : Groee; Keeps constantly on hand a full at prices not excelled Poultry and Eggs, Fruits Come and give me a trial. I Remember the place. West Side Dunn's Park. 1 Bring us your Job Work if vou want it done neat and ! at Reasonable prices. Jewel ry GOODS Guaranteed First-Class Work. North Side Square, Ocala, F!a. QoBoWeihe Drug Store, 1k City Market, Ocala, Fla. line of Choice and Fancy Groceries by any house in the city. and Vegetables, a Specialty. keep everything in the eating line. W. S. GASKIN, PATRONIZE OCALA HOUSE BARBER SHOP, C. V. M c C O V PROPRIETOR. The oldest and best established Barber in the city. Only expert workmen employed. 5& Ah 5 VI 1