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probably showers south portion; prob ably light frost extreme north por tion tonight; warmer Saturday. OCALA, FLORIDA. FRIDAY, OCTOBER 29, 1920. VOL. 06, NO. 260 WIWIHG CLAIMS OF IMS AI1D WHITE BATTLE OVER mm URGIflG FARMERS TO ORGANIZE PAUL PROClIffl ill lull mli-.u Ll.ii.L KlilO OF GREEC U i illU'LULhid ii lIlliillE fill!! Ill GDI LACK IMS Has Watched the Governor's Cam paign with Approval and Be lieves lie Will Win (Associated Pre: Washington, Oct. 29. President V. ilson wrote Governor Cox today ex pressing hi3 confidence in the election of the democratic presidential nomi ree. He expressed the hope that under Cox's leadership "we can carry the policy of national government forward along a path of liberal leg klation and humane reform until the whole world again sees an illustra tion of i the wholesome strength of democracy and the happy fruit of what the founders of the republic purposed when they set this great government , up." The president said he had followed Gov. Cox's course throughout the campaign with "admiration" and ex pressed the belief that the governor would receive the "emphatic endorse .ruent' 'of the voters of the country. COX WILL REPLY TO HARDING Youngstown, O., Oct. 29. Gov Cox in back in Ohio today, speaking here this morning and at Akron tonight when he will reply to Senator Hard ing's statement about " being un pledged and unbossed. Bolshevik Chief, However, Builds Hopes on Enver Pasha in Afghan istan and Beluchistan BIG PROFITS REALIZED IN GERMAN TEXTILES Berlin, Oct. 28, Ten large German textile concerns earned larger profits for the year ended April,- 1920, than in the best years before the war. One Bremen concern increased its profits as compared with last year from 4,400,000 marks to 16,800,000 marks. Including, shares allotted gratis s to the shareholders, the divi dend paid is 62 per cent. A cottom company increased its profits from 2,000,000 to 9,700,000 marks. - Of the other companies the mini mum dividend is 16 per cent and there are several dividends exceeding 30 and one exceeding 40 per cent. The profits are due to the big price rise. of', last winter. All finished Ecods put on the market during the winter were priced on the basis of the price of raw cotton at time of their sale, and as raw cotton rapidly ad vanced in price the public was charg ed .several hundred per cent more than the actual production cost. . (Associated Press) Geneva, Oct. 11. Nikolai Lenine, the Russian premier, has written from Moscow to a close friend, a Rus sian professor named Lutinlow, who i3 how recuperating here, that the Bolshevist invasion of Poland failed owing to bad military leadership. The red army is composed of loyal fight ers but the chiefs were not up to their lobs, savs Lenine. He dwells with great hope on the propaganda of Enva Pasha in Afghanistan and Be luchistan, adding that India soonor or later will adopf bolshevist rule. MARSHAL DOWNED A BAD MAN SOVIETS WILL OUST THE LOAFING CLASS The negro, Albert Hicks, who was shot by , Marshal Thomas yesterday, was alive at noon today, and ha3 a slight chance to recover. - Immediately after he fell, he was taken to the. Marion county hospital, where he "was operated upon with as much skill and care as a millionaire could have been. He was then taken to the colored hospital, where no ef fort to save his life. will be spared. It seems that this man has a crim iral record of length for his years he is about twenty-five. A watch stolen from Baird's store a few days ago vas found on him, and he confessed to that robbery, fessed to more, but was too weak and stunned to talk much. The marshal, hunting thru the man's quarters later in the day, found quite a quantity of stolen goods, among them some taken from Fausett's store. The pistol he carried was an uptodate and expens ive gun, and also probably stolen. -It is likely that Marshal . Thomas-has cut short the career of a professional ciiminal. ;-'.-;, W-V ": - f The shooting occurred at the union station. Marshal Thomas was there a short time before noon, waiting for a train to come in. He noticed the negro and with the intuition that a veteran police officer -generally has, suspected, him of being a bad charac ter. He went up to him and began passing his hands over him to see if he had any weapons.. His right hand struck the gun in the negroes pocket, and immediately Hicks, backed away, pulling the gun as he did so The marshal drew his own gun and fired three times as fast as he could draw the trigger and the negro went down. The shooting was an act of self defense as well as enforcing the law. Sky is. the Limit to the Predictions of the Chairmen f the Two Parties (Associated Press) " ' New York, Oct. 29-Democratic National Chairman George White, in a statement issued today, said the general political situation points un m istakably to democratic success. The statement says; "The republicans re demoralized from the Canadian border to the gulf and from the At lantic to the Pacific. Their forces are in full retreat everywhere." REPUBLICANS WILL BREAK THE record ;;v ;;y New York, Oct. 29. Will Hays, chairman of the republican national committee, issued a statement today, saying an official republican survey indicates that-Harding and Coolidge will receive the largest popular ma jority ever cast in a presidential election. FOOTBALL BETWEEN TULANE AND FLORIDA Tampa, Oct. 29. Players of both the Tulane and the Florida teams will b? numbered for their big grid classic here November 6, it has been an nounced, and programs distributed will enable the fans to follow each player with the ball attentively. In terest in this season's big football game is intense throughout the state He might have con-and football fans in general will swell the throng of Florida and Tulane alumnae here for the battle for which a -setting such as seldom seen in the South is anticipated. . It is going to be a big holiday. Boxes aire being reserved for the Officials Thwart Plans of Mourners to Stage a Demonstration .' in Dublin (Associated Press) Holyhead, Wales. Oct. 29. The shipment of Lord Mayor McSweeny's body direct to Cork was preceded by a, violent scene between officials and mourners who wanted the body taken through Dublin, where a demonstra tion had, been planned. After the first encounter the officials got pos session of the body and placed it on board a steamer bound for oCrk. The mourners refused to follow the body and will go to Dublin. FLATTENED THEM OUT ON THE FLOOR (Associated Press) . Detroit, Oct. 29. Five men entered a bank here today and compelled four employees and seven patrons to lie face downward on the floor while they obtained $15,000 and escaped in an automobile. Conference in Washington Wants Federal Aid to Market Fall Crop A MIGHTY POOR -EXCUSE (Associated P-ess) Vologna, tlaly, Oct. 29, Counsel for Alfredo Cocchi, charged with the murder of Ruth Cruger in New York city in 1,917, admitted that Cocchi killed the girl but contended that he was crazed by domestic troubles and wine. - , . ' ". - ALABAMA MINERS WANT A GENERAL STRIKE Birmingham, Oct. 29. Resolutions rnllinor fnr n ypnprn1 strike in Ala- throngs of society belles, while for balama In support of the mine work CONGREGATIONAL UNION OMITS THE 'WORD 'OBEY" London, Oct. 13. Advices from Moscow say that an appeal has been issued by the soviet government 'for overtime work, under the headinsr of "the war with loaf ers" in which the London, Oct. 9. Congregationalist soviet government declares it cannot ! brides here no longer need promise in tolerate anyone living in the soviet ! the marriage service to obey their republic at the expense of otbers. i "usoancis. va committee oi tne congregational Union of England and Wales, ap pointed to draw up a new form of service, has decided that modern ideas favor the omission of the word "obey," and this notwithstanding the fact that no woman .sat on the com mittee; neither were any requests re ceived from women to omit the fate- those who desire there is going to be something extra ringside seats. There will be 300 ringside seats of fered for reservation Nov. 2.; These seats will be right along one side line something new. The occupants will have to "stay seated, though, for they're going to be "fenced in" and will not be able to interfere with the boxes or stands. Florida goes to Valdosta to play Mercer tomorrow, while Tulane jumps all the way to Ann Arbor to t meet Michigan, Saturday. The noted New Orleans medical university has one of the best teams in history this year as their record to date attests. Flor ida is ready though, for Coach Kline is building a real machine for the 'Gators. r ers now on strike were introduced to- ( Associated Press) Washington, Oct. 29. The farmers conference today adopted a resolution urging that the fall crops be market ed as demand requires and that Con gress conduct an investigation of the interest rates charged by banks. All farmers are urged to join marketing organizations and Congress will be asked to give the federal farm loan board authority to issue and sell in the open-market short term securities based on warehouse receipts. PLAY NO FAVORITES i Washington, Oct. 29. Attorney General Palmer issued a letter of in structions to. all federal law enforc ing authorities today to give careful attention to violations of the. election bws, showing no leniency. KAUFFMANN TO HELP Washington, Oct. 29. Attorney General Palmer has appointed Joseph Kauffmann special assistant to the New York district attorney to conduct the -federal investigation into the al leged combination in the building ma terials market there. BANDIT WORE NO MASK Washington, Oct. 29. An unmask ed man robbed a branch city postoffice in the exclusive residential section near DuPont Circle today, of $550 and escaped. The robber held up a woman clerk with a revolver. THIRTEEN PERSONS WERE INDICTED (Associated Press) Chicago, October 29. Indictments against thirteenpersons were return- day at the convention of ' the State ed by the grand jury in connection with throwing the 4919 world series, the states attorney's office announced to day. ' Federation of Labor and ref erred to a committee. SAMUEL SMILEY'S SAYINGS SQUATTERS TAKE OVER FAMOUS VIENNA PARK Loafers must be pursued mercilessly." In one village which refused to fulfill the compulsory labor order, 75 cows have been confiscated and will not be returned until the set task is completed. FISHER TROPHY RACE TO BE HELD AT MIAMI , "All the churches are becoming less (Associated Press) 7 1 .New York, Oct. 29. The second hydroplane race for the Carl Fisher trophy ( will be held this winter at Miami, Fla., the American Power Boat Association announced today. : 1 EARTHQUAKE SHOCKS strict in their insistence on the word ing of the marriage service," said the s-ecretary of tt Women's Freedom League. "Even in Anglican churches the -word 'obey' is sometimes omitted at the bride's - desire, and a great rumber of leading nonconformist ministers have lately made a practice IN VALPARAISO icf cutting out the vow to obey." . (Associated Press; Valparaiso, Oct. 29. Violent earth quake shocks occurred north of here ?1.75 early today, damaging old structures. 103. Lighthouse self -rising' - flour, also plain, 12 lbs. for 90 cents, 24 lbs. for Mam Street Market. Phone LADIES' COAT SUITS Viennat Oct. 9. Squatters have taken possession of the famous Lainz- Tiergarten on the outskirts of Vienna and, where once the royal stags and wild boars fattened on rich meadows and tinder splendid oaks, hute are be ing erected and ground broken for Crops.:' , . r ;,,; , The procedure of occupation was symptomatic of present conditions in Austria, Some months ago a group cf men, mostly war invalids, formally demanded this park from the govern ment, giving notice that if their de mands were not met within a certain period the J. would take possession. The demand was ignored by the au thorities, so a few days ago the period expired and several hundred rn en marched quietly to the entrance and demanded admission. - The keep ers swung open the gates, the men entered and staked out their claims, placing a model hut in one of the open grassed spaces as a symbod of possession. It is said that 170Q fam ilies will take up claims. . He Gives Some Advice to Voters and Also . Answers Pertinent Questions -' - Question What is the best argu ment I can use in favor of Article X? Answer Put the opposite the names of the Cox presidential elec tors. ' - ' - Q. What does the star mean on the ballot this year? A. As the democratic emblem, it accurately described the democratic candidate; it is also a star of peace with the same significance as the Star of Bethlehem. . Q. Do I think the reactionary re publicans are justified in using the eagle as their emblem this year? A: They would have been if they had selected a different eagle the Prussian one, with two heads, which sc"ems to be two more than their can didate has. q. What did I think of W. W's. letter on the statement that France had sent a spokesman to the G.-O.-'P. candidate? A. Which W. W. do you mean Woodrow Wilson Or Wiggle Wabble?- Q. How can a republican with a conscience vote for Harding and the League of Nations? ? . A. In two ways: Cut out partisan ship and you won't want to vote for Harding; cut out your conscience and you won't want to vote for the league. Q. How do I think the ex-soldier vote will go? A. They have a plain choice be tween Comrade Cox and Kamerad Harding. Q. Do I think Harding will get all cf , the 6,000,000 German-American votes that George Sylvester Vierick has promised him? A. I will have to give you a Yan- Fifty sample suits, no two alike, consisting of Serges, Tricotines, Pop lins and Silvertons. High grade goods at low prices. Open for your insnee- B. Goldman. "Why Pay More?" 10-28-3tdly-ltwky tion. Get the habit of reading the ads. Constantine Fired, George Shut Out and Coundourioti3 Elected Regent v (Associated Press) Athens, Oct. 29. Prince Paul, the younger brother of the late King Alexander, has been proclaimed king by the Greek parliament. THE YOUNG KING'S REGENT London, Oct. 28. The Greek cham ber of deputies has elected Admiral P. Coundouriotis as regent of Greece by a vote of 137 to 3. Admiral Coun dotiriots is minister of marine in the Venizelos cabinet. CONDITIONS ATTACKED Geneva, Oct. 28. For the first time since the Greek revolution of 1917 the Greek government through its min ister in Berne officially opened nego tiations today with the family of for mer King Constantine when the min ister informed Prince Paul of cer tain'.conditions attached to his acces sion to the Greek throne. The fore most of these conditions was formal abdication of the throne by Constan tine and also by Prince George, duke of Sparta, which was demanded offic ially today. y DUTCH WILL WATCH THE AMERICAN ARMY The Hague, Oct. 8. The Dutch war department has decided to study Am erican army methods and, TWith the permission of the United States gov ernment, bas sent a commission of officer observers to the American army on the Rhine. PAGE FAVORS THE PORT OF NEW ORLEANS Valpariaso, Oct. 10 Greater use of the port of New Orleans for ship ment of exports from the central Mississippi valley to Chile would be advantageous for both manufacturers and importers in the opinion of Thos. A. Page, Chilean consul in Cincinnati, who has been visiting in this country. He says the southern city should be made a port of call for ships which now ply between New York- and Chile. Gerig's Drug Store has instituted individual service" at its soda foun tain. . 29-tf South America's Most Progressive' Nation Will Keep Up with the Procession (Associated Press) Buenos Aires, Oct. 7. Extensive poit improvement works are proposed for Argentina. Work has begins on improving the port n t Commeuoro Rivadavia, the outlet for the oil fields. Wharves and warehouses are to be built at a cost of ? 1,700.000 for taking care of imports and shipment of petroleum. This work is being done by the government. GERMANS WANT TO COME TO UNITED STATES Paris, Oct. 10". Emigration from Germany to the United States will be tremendous if no barrier is raised by the later country when peace is final ly signed', according to reports reach ing Dr. Rupert Blue, surgeon general of the United States Public Health Service, upon whose staff of Ameri can doctors is responsibility of med ically examining every emigrant bound for America. " The Germans wish to emigrate, ac cording to Dr. Blue's reports, because of the high cost of living - and the heavy taxes that will be levied for many years to come. Wholesale emigration from Ger many to the United State3 is impos sible now because the two countries ore still technically at war, but Com- mfssioner Dresel at Berlin is allowed to vise a maximum of 25 German passports weekly. , AMERICANS CUTTING INTO BRITISH TRADE London, Oct. 15. Captain C. II. Couithrope-Munroe, commercial sec retary to the British high commission in Constantinople, states that a great deal of trade formerly held by the British at that port has been captur ed by rival nations. H; mentions that a very strong American combination with a capital of $5,000,000 commenced operations in Constantinople in the summer of last year, sending at intervals vessels from America with their goods and motor lorries to deliver the goods to their cutsomers. 26-5t FISHEL'S. DO NOT FORGET THAT ' PI P"IJf?S ff - Wk MKt fi!fft fV M juMttik P"BIH! jfK'" 9 W , ' " " : ' is ; ; ;' : . 'v v-- t s"""'"!B m :i: , hi jit . hi hi hi hi hi hi zii hi , ii WG TIE CONDITIONS OF T0E DAY 99 t f :i: A Hi 4k 4' if ill 4 :x: 4 :x: . Hi ::: :x: ill r-m i? 9 11' i. IdDIFfii mm, A ri n - - no n Look at the values we are offering for 10 days only, from Oct. 29 to Nov. 6 FIMST COME, :F1MST EEE K t A t m z i f j '1 1 1 All goods throughout his. store, including Shoes, Piece Goods, Men's and Ladies' Furnishing are being sold at, and even less than the new and prevailing prices of the day. . . . . All the 45 and 50 cent Standard Dress Ginghams, in fast colors, are being sold at.. z .... Also 45 and 50 cent Outing at . . All other Cotton Goods, as .well. as .Wool Dress Goods, being sold at new prices. Most beautiful line new Dress Silks, all the new weaves and colors, just received, at new prices no old silks left over. BARGAINS IN BLANKETS ' ' Men's Everwear Sox $3 box for X'J P"e thread Sllk ?1 Plkee answer: Do you know of any Douy tnat nas gotten ncn oy casnuig Vierick's political promissory notes? Q.Wiiat do I think of the dis tffection in the republican party? A. If republicans of intelligence, patriotism and independence continue to leave it until they are all out we may be able to save what's left of it by disinfection. Q. -Wliat advise would I give to first voters? AI can only suggest that before, they cast their ballots they ask them; selves these questions ? If 100,000 young Americans gave their lives to found the League of Nations, how should other young Americans vote? . If the peace of the world .is worth itore than a political party victory, how should a first voter who favors peace vote? "v" "" 1 republican independents all over the country are for Governor Cox, how ought a republican first voter, who intends to keep his independece, vote? -' '-"-'; ; ' ' If a man is known by the company he keeps, how ought a man who wants to keep good company vote? IH answer that last question my self. 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