By the Oc.ila Temp-nce Reform Club.
HJited by J. A. Alunden.
The (Jin!) nirct-. every
o ctock in i 'eiiiper-ince llaii. The Puhlic
V EST Eli DA Y S M 1 1 IZTl N G .
The meeting of the Ocala Tem
perance Reform Club at Temper
ance hall yesterday afternoon was
largely attended and proved very;
interesting and instructive. !
After the opening exercises, the
sbaker of the occasion, Francis
Trueblood of Archer, a truly zeal
ous and consecrated temperance
worktr, was in t red need, vho made
an excellent speech.
Mr. Trueblood said he believed
in total abstinence; and that he
knew not the taste or whisky, ana
had only tasted cider when he was
lie said he belonged t the de
nomination of Friends (Quakers).
and that during an entire year, out '
of a membership of 18,000 in that I
church, it had been computed that ;
only seventy-six had used liquor. j
He spoke of the great temper-j
ance reform throughout the coun-
He then dwelt at length upon
the recent temporance campaign
in Alachua county, in which he!
had been so actively engaged en- j
dcavonng to get a local option
election called. He said Gaines
vide was slow to en.eaee in the
work, but that finally the churches
took hold the Episcopal and
Roman Catholic ministers becom
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m cnampions m mecausc-iuu
many signers to the petition call-1
iner for an election were o btained
in that city, the colored popuia-!
tion helping largely to swell the ;
list. He had no good word to j
speak for the registration officer j
, fo . . . , i
who evaded appearing before the j
county commissioners with his j
books, which barred the the call-;
ing of the election; but was glad to j
state that the majority of the com-!
ni'ssioners were temperance men,
He said the petitions for the elec 1
tion were now safely locked up,
ready for use next year.
Mr. Trueblood said we needed
prohibition in this county, but that
perhaps some would object, saying
it didn't prohibit. He said it did '
prohibit that it did at Arcner
onr! th.t nnviwv. would rather i
risk a blind tiger than one with his
eyes op in, and that if prohibition
did not entirely prohibit it was not ;
lie told of his visit to one of the
saloons in our city Saturday night
and what he taw there.
lie closed by reading the form
of the petition for an election,
which had been circulated in his
Mr. Trueood's speech was re
ceived with much applause, afne r
which Misses Grace Gaffney and
Marv Bidl rendered, with fine ef
feet, a select song.
Ista oficina hace toda clasc de
trabojo de imprenta en ingles y
Eight-room cottage in thecity
of Ocala. Lot contains 2 acres,
with stable, carriage house, ser
vants' house, well, cistern, fruits,
Fifteen acres good land under
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limits, can be leased for a term of
years very low if desired. Enquire
at this office.
the only law that did not. He said ; fe'r
that if the saloons ia New York j M M SUSfy
could be closed one day in the 2&;&
weelc, the saloons in Ocala could 0$ j!mB;m-ZM
be closed seven days in the week. 'Vfciifil:?--!??
EUjfar I Allen. Albert Wright.
Allen & Wright,
Attorneys at Law.
Room 3, Merchants' Block.
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ames H. Hill,
Attorney at Law.
County Judge's office in Court
T. ?. liloyd,
Attorney at Law,
Will Practicc in -all Courts.
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james D. McGoilliell,
Attorney at Law.
First National Bank
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James Cliace i
; Dentist. I
Office over First National Bank
A. H. R. Fredrick, M. Jp.
physician & $lUe(k.
Uiseases 01 women anu nuurcn
Office opposite Arlington Hojel.
w TJ- tvTov.o- Ti
Physician and Sursfecjn.
Electro-magnetic and Massage
Treatment employed in treating
Chronic Disuses Diseases I of
Women and Children a specialty,
office, corner of Second and Main
streets. Residence, corner I of
Second am Watula streets, j
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1 llllCb illt IldlU.
nntl 3011 need not deny it. Hut you will
forget it when you buy (Irocsnes and
General l''a;nily Supplies of the
OCALA INVESTING Cp,,
They also run a first-class Department
where they do Repairing, Cleaning and
Dveinqr, All work done to order and sat
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j oralis o and 5 Lity iMarkct.
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1 R PS
J, A. Pitlman & Go,,
. Undertakers and Eniblniars.
Dealers in Coffins, Iron and Wood
en Caskets, Burial Outfits.
' Charges lower than ever before in
! Ocala. Also dealers in all kinds
I of Second-Hand Furniture.
j; Prompt attention given to all
"orders by mail or telegram.
v Ho' for the "Beach I.
The Plant .System hove on their
summer rates to St. Petersburg,
Tarpon Springs, Clear W iter, and
for points on the east coast, for
rates to all summer resorts call on
F. J. Huber, Ticket Agent,
Fla. So. Depot, or
C. F. Faires, City Ticket Agent,
Magnolia Barber Shop
All work done in Moderd Style and
A. G. BELL, Proprietor,
West icicle of JrciiiiLi-e.
Local Agent of the American
Detective Agency of Indianapolis,
Ind., undertakes the recovery ot
lost or stolen property, investiga
tion of crime. Collecting a spe
cialty. J. w.
Dealer in all kinds of
Florida and Western
Vepfaliiss and Fish,
Bring in your Produce and try my
"Lookov Here Man!"
Take the ST A Ii if you
wan t the Idlest news.
' Take your dinner tomorrow at
Misses Riciards & Hallett's. You
will get a good meal for 25 c.
If you want a good daily paper,
The Star will suit you.
Subscribe for the Star.;
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W. H. Chaille,
it a ana
$ iJ a B ra Shi s s
Opposite Post Office.
We carry a full line of
Choice and Fancy Groceries
also in con connection a first class
Bread, Cakes and Pies baked
bv best Baker in the city.
at rear of store. First class
fare for the local and traveling
public. Give us a trial.
Baptist Witness Building, corner
Fort King and Osceola street.
n. k. wiLunm,
Done in Latest Style. Call
and give me a trial.
Montezuma block, Ocala, Fla.
Large, cool and comfortable
rooms nicely furnished. Best of
accommodations for the general
and traveling public. Rates $1.00
per day or $4.00 per week.
Corner of North Second Street
and Orange avenee.
L. 3. BLACK,
Stall No. 11. City Market.
mm fish on ice daily.
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Fresh water varieties Bream and
Salt water varieties constantly on
Eggs and Poultry,
Bought and Sold.
Also a full line of fresh meat, sau
sage, salt fish and outside oysters
aiways in stock, very cheap for
Jeweler and Engraver.
At Carlisle's Drug Store
First National Bank Block,
Fine Livery Turnouts and Saddle
Orders by Telephone or otherwise
will receive prompt attention.
HAS MOVED HCR IMMENSE
Stoek of Millinery Goods
to her old stand on Exposition street,
there she will continue to sell all the
Latest - Goods
in her line at prices within the reach of
all. She lias everything in the Mili
Gall and See Her Stock
Dress Making and
Cutting and Fitting a Specialy.
Prices to suit the times.
Call and give us a trial.
Butler Block, first door west
of Fuller and Clark's.
TS18 New Brunswick Restaurant,
Misses Richards & Halleti,
Regular Aleals ;?s Cents.
Hot lunches, coffee, etc., at all
hours of the day and night. Ex
tra dishes served at moderate
sear Bakss' corner Baii oice.
Red Oak House,
Board and Lodging.
Nice, large, airy rooms, best of
table accommodations, pleasant lo
cation, one block south from F C.
& V. depot, on Magnolia street.
Rates from 75c. to $1.50 per day.
Special rates by the week.
D. S. LITTLE, Prop.,
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OCKLAWAHA AVEPiUE AND MAIN STREET.
Opposite Ocala House,
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Meals Served from
7 a. m. to 9 p. m.
Charges Moderate buf Strictly Cash.
Special Orders Extra.
Who is upstairs in the
Large, Cool Rooms
in the Gary Block, is able to please
all customers. Come and see me.
Hair Cuts, Shaving atvd Shampoo
ing done in first-class order.
R. D. Fuller,
Office over Merchants' National
Thomas J. Clary,
Justice of the Peace,
First District, Marion Co., Fla.
Office in Court House.
Prompt attention given to all Civil
and Criminal Cases under my
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Proprietor of the only first claims
Colored Barber Shop in the city.
I have taken charge of my old
stand on Exposition St., three
doors west of First National Bank
j building and solicit your patronage.
I am iully prepared to do Shaving,
Hair Cutting a' d Shampooing in
the latest styl Only first class
men employed. Give me a call
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