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Vol. l.No. 128.
OCALA, FLORIDA, OCTOBER 28. 1895 Price Five Cents PUBLISHED EVERY DAY IN THE WEEK EXCEPTING SUNDAY. ALL OVER THE WORLD A MAYOR SHOT. Fort Myers, Fla., Oct. 28. While returning from a business FLASHES OVER THE WIRE IN A Strip to Twelve-mile creek, with CONDENSED FORM. Boreland Bros., A. S. KelJs and I George O. Barnes, of Citra, Fla. a few days ago Mayor Robert B. Leak, of this place, was accident! v Items of Interest for Everybody Who ; and seriously wounded by a shot- gun he was carrying in the buggy being discharged, the contents tearing away the flesh on the fore arm, laying bare the arteries and bone. Desires to Keep up With the Times. TWO KILLED. JUMPED. TO DEATH. Tiffin, O., Oct. 28. In an at-, tempt early this morning to avenge the murder of August Schultz, Tiffin's popular city marshal, who was shot down in cold blood by L-ander J. Martin, alias Williams, a farmer of Hopewell township, last Wednesday evening, two more victims were added to the tragic affair. At 1:30 o'clock a mob of 150 infuriated men, many of whom were under the influence of liquor, attacked the jail in an effo'rt to secure Martin and hang him. A volley from a half dozen Winchesters met them and two of the mob were killed. Poughkeepsie, N. Y Oct. 28. Patrick "King" Callahan, more familarly known as "King" Kalla han, the professional bridge jum per, leaped from Poughkeepsie bridge into the Hudson river a distance of 212 feet, at an early hour yesterday morning. Callahan was fatally injured, dying at 11:25 o'clock last night. AN EDITOR DEAD. RESIGNED. Charleston. S. C, Oct. 28. John A. Moroso, city editor of the News and Courier, died suddenly, this morning from a stroke ol apoplexy. Washington, D. C, Oct. 28 As a result of the investigation into the methods of the disbun-i WISH THEY HAD PAID. ing division of the state depart ment, known as the bureau of ac counts, Francis J. Kieckhcefer, chief of the bureau, and Edward Haywood, chief bookkeeper, have j resigned at the request of Secre tarv Oiney. No crimnality is alleged, but Many were called but few have paid. So Marshal Bargain nier will summon something over a hundred to appear at the city court tomorrow and pay a street fine of $3.50 or work that amount out on the city streets. The rea son the amount is so b?g is this: Mr. Bargainnier asked the eligible street-working citizens some weeks Mr. Olney decided that the af-agofora dollar toward the city fairs of the bureau had been care lessly conducted and deemed a change necessary. selves with a hoe. The end is not yet. ' DIED. street tax fund. Some didn't have it and others wouldn't pay it. So now they must pay it with the fine added, or work the streets. All STOLEN OR MURDERED. who are not liberally supplied with the ready funds will provide them London, Oct. 28. Letters trom Trebizonde, Turkish Armenia, state that the number of victims in the recent rioting are estimated at 700, in the town and 200 in the surrounding villages. Many Ar- Thc eighteen-month-old child of menian women have vanished, and Mrs. Thomas died yesterday there is scarcely a doubt that they morning at 7 o'clock, at the old have been either murdered or kid- Methodist parsonage, of membra napped Most of the houses oc- nous croup, and was buried yester cupied by Armenians were burned. day evening at 3:30 in the r ew There is great distress among the cemetery. Rev. J. P. Hilburn read -purveyors, who in large numbers j the burial service. are living in sheds or in the woods. WILL PERRISH. Madrid, Oct. 28. A dispatch to the Imparcial from Havana says that in an interview, Captain- Genesal Campos said he was de- j first class meal. termined to thoroughly try a( policy of leniency toward the in surgents. According to the dis patch, Marshal Campos declared that if a change in this policy was found necessary, i5o,coo more troops would be required to quell the insurgents, and even then 75, coo men would perrish. Oh, where is the street spi ink ier on these windy days when the dust is so disagreeable? A full line of the latest barber supplies will now be kept at C. V. McCoy's barber shtp. Come and Try our Sarsaparilla for all ttood ; examine them, they are pretty and diseases, T dings & Co, cheap. When you are hungry, go to Misses Richards & Hallett's New Brunswick Restaurant, and get a The Oca'a Commercial and Bazar Company is putting in a heavy stock for the winter trade. Fine fresh water fish today on ice at L. S. Black's, stall No. n. City Market AFTER MANY MONTHS THE LONG EXPECTED EVENT HAS COME. The First National iBank Pays a 15 per Cent dividend Today, GLAD NEVyS FOR OCALA The long expected and anxiously looked-for event happened today, and many hearts are made glad." Although 1 5 per cent of a de posit is not anything like as good as 100 per cent, still it is a great deal better than none at all. The Star man dropped into the Bank this morning to watch a few of the anxious throng receive checks for their, money. Mr Eckles, comptroller of the curren cy, sent a receipt to each deposi tor with the amount of his deposit upon it, the receipt was for 15 per cent, of the deposit and those re ceipts are signed by the depositor when he receivesover the long disused, counter of the bank, a check on the treasury for his money. This payment is, a great thing for the city in a; financial way about $40,000, will' be paid out, of which probably 25,000 will come directly to Ocala. jA large part of the remainder will? go throughout the county. The Epworth League requests that on November ;3 special prayer be made in all the churches throughout the coiintry for the ad vancement of the prohibition cause and the suppression of the liquor traffic throughou the United States by the ballot cast Novem ber 5. Also that every pastor de liver a temperance oration from his pulpit on that evening upon the real duty of the Christian Voter. We hope this request will be complied with by every church and minister in . Florida. The signs of the times clearly indicate that the fate of rum power in this country is sealed; The saloons must go, and with them all politicians. Use our Eczema and Tetter Cure for all cutaneous ; diseases; sure cure for erysipelas. Tydings & Co, The lively song of the mosquito is heard less of late. Cold weather and these pests cannot assimilate. You can carry $1000 to $5000 for $24 to $30 per j year in the Na tional Protective Legion. F. C. W. Williams, organizer, Mitchell Blk., Ocala, Fla. Misses Sallie Humlong and Ida Roberts and C. Tj Jolly of Ger mantown, Ky., arrived in the city yesterday and registered at the Montezuma. They will be in the city for several ays. Mr. Jolly thinks of locating and buying property in Ocala. i w atches, Jewelry AND - OPTICAL - GOODS. Cleaning, Repairing and Engraving. E""f AJ Guaranteed First-Glass Work. North Side Square, Ocala, Fla. iJFr d G .Weihe 9 Postqffice Drug" Store, DEALERS IN Drugs, Chemicals, Patent Medicines, Fancy Goods, Stationery &c. Soda Water and Ice Cream. Physician's Prescriptions CorefuIIy Compounded. 1 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 every- ' thing in the grocery line. Country Produce, Chickens and Eggs bought, and sold. Bread, Pies and Cakes fresh from the baker-. One Door North from City Market, Ocala, Fla. High Grade Goods, ' Low Grade Prices. Repairing and Kngraving. All Work Guaranteed at A. E. Burnett's, Jeweler Merchants' Block, Ocala, Fla. FAL:L MILLINERY! Having: just received a full'L'r.c of the latest styles o rail millinery, wefare now ready to please the ladies. I All r;e ask is for you to call and see us. Thanking: you for past favors, I ain Kindly yours, Mrs. C. A. Brown. Millinery Opening! Mrs. D. IXC Hick will display a beautiful line of Pattern Hats Wed. andjThurs. Oct. 23 and 24, '95. 1 The Ladies are requested to attend. Gents can come too.