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iUrrc iUrrcf iUrrcFletcher ea ealletchef f Fletcher Scott ScettPassed ScettPassedSaturdsy Passed UJRest UJRestSaturday t est estS8tllrdy
f Saturday AfterMM AfterMMfrhe Aftir AftirJ AfteraiaThe
frhe The J death of Mr Warren WarrenScott WarrenSbott WarrenY WarrenYSott
Scott Sbott which occurred at his hisIn ho hoin hoin
in this city about 1 oclock 0 Satur Saturdty Saturday Satuday
day afternoon last removed from fromthis fromthis fromthis
this community one of its oldest oldestand oldestand oldestand
and most respected citizens citizensMr
Mr Scott had been in bad health healthSeveral healthHral health7seral
7seral Several months and for the past pasttwo pasttW past1t
tW 1t two weeks eeks his death was momen momentarily momentrily momentarily ¬
tarily expected expectedHe
He was born in Oswego ounty countyN ountyN
N Y but came to Florida when a alad alad
1 lad of 14 He learned the print printing printini printS
S ing business and was engaged at athis atII athis
II his trade when the civil war started startedHe
He was among the first firstto to take up uparms upanns upS
S arms for the defense of the land of ofhis ofhis ofhis
his adoptionand adoption and served with credit creditthroughout creditthroughout creditthroughout
throughout the memorable strug str striiggle struggle i ile ¬
gle le When hostilities ended he hecame hecame hea
came to Fernandina and engaged engagedin
a
in merchandising at which he was wasquite wasquite wasquite
quite successful and later went wentput wentout wentout
put out of business to engage in farm farming farmini farming ¬
ing which pursuit he ever after afterwards afterwards afterwards ¬
wards followed He served many
years as tax collector
county was postmaster at Fernan Fernandina Fernandina Fernana ¬
a dina during Clevelands administra administration ¬
tion and at the time of his death deathwas deathwu deathwas
was a member of the Board of ofCounty ofCounty ofCounty
County Commissioners a member memberof
of Nassau Camp U C V and andone andone andone
one of the most prominent Masons Masonsof
of the state being a member of the theGrand theGrand theGrand
Grand Chapter Early in life he heconnected heconnected heconnected
connected himself with Wi 1 the Baptist Baptistchurch Baptistchurch Baptistchurch
church and died in that faith faithHe faithHe faithHe
He married Miss Mary Vaughn Vaughnofthis Vaulhnoft1Iil Vaughnot
ofthis ot tbie city who with their seven sevenchildren sevenchildret sevenchildrei
children were present to comfort comforthim comforthim comforthim
him in his last moments momentsA
A kind husband and father and anda andaood
a good citizen the sorrow at his hisdeath hisdeath hisdeath
death is not confined to the home homecirclealone homecircle homecirclealone
circlealone circle alone but is shared by the thecommunity thecommunity ther
r community in general generalThe ienetalThe geneaIThe
The funeral which was conduct conducted conductLdge
ed by Amelia elia Lodge of Masons of ofwhich ofwbich ofwhich
which the deceased dece sed hadbeen had been mas master masI
I ter terf for r nearly ten years was held heldftrth heldtheoFiJ1lt heldfkthI
ftrth fkthI theoFiJ1lt First jrt Baptist B titGhurcJ1 church at at8t atbclock atclock
8t clock > Sundayufternoon Sunday afternoon afte ioon Rev RevMr RevMr RevMr
Mr Patterson officiating Inter Interment Interm ¬
ment m nt was in Old Town cemetery cemeteryThe
The pallbearers were Messrs T TA TA TA
A Hall W D Cushing J C Hise HiseW
W A Evans G E Willis and H HE HE HE
E Clay Peace to his ashes ashesAt ashesAt ashesAt
At a meeting of Amelia Lodge LodgeF LodgF
F A M held Monday evening eveningthe
the following resolutions were ad adopted adopted adopted ¬
opted optedTo optedTo optedTo
To the Master Wardens and andmembers andmembers andmembers
members of Amelia Lodge Lodge4l 47 4 F FA FA FA
A M MOur MOur MOur
Our beloved brother Warren WarrenFletcher WarrenFletcher WarrenFletcher
Fletcher Scott was born August August1st AugustI
1 1st st 1842 in Oswega county N Y Yremoved Yremov Yremoved
removed remov d to Florida at the age of
14 years where he has since re resided resided resided ¬
sided He was made a mason in inthe inthe inthe
the year 1869 1869The 1869The 1869The
The grim reaper who reaps the thebearded thebearded thebearded
bearded grain at a breath and the theflowers theflowers theflowers
flowers that grow between rested restedhis restedhis restedhis
his pinions for one brief moment momentat
at the home of our brother one onehour onehourafterhiih onehourafterhjlh
hour hourafterhiih after high 12 May May26th190l May26th190lreleasing 25th 2lth19OZ 2lth19OZreleasing 1907 1907releasing
releasing him from bodily pain and andtransporting andtransporting andtransporting
transporting his spirit to o Him who whogave whogave whogave
gave it to that Mansion above and andwhere andwhere andwhere
where all of us who knew Brother BrotherScott BrotherScott BrotherSctt
Scott believe he can render a asatisfactory asatisfactory asatisfactory
satisfactory account of all of lifes lifesaffairs lifesaffairs lifesaffairs
affairs given to his keeping as asevidenced asevidenced asevidenced
evidenced by his parting words wordsIt wordsuIt I
uIt It is well with me and will re ¬
ceive a u his reward the commenda commendationof commendation commendstionof ¬
tionof tion of the Grand Master of the theUniverse theUniverse theUniverse
Universe Well done thou good goodand goodand goodand
and faithful servant servantWHEREAS servantWHEREAS servantWHEREAS
WHEREAS It has pleased the theGrand theGrand theGrand
Grand Master of the Universe to totake totake totake
take from us our beloved Brother Brotherand Brotherand Brotherand
and
WHEREAS In his death Amelia AmeliaLodga AmeliaLadil AmeliaLodge
Lodge loses losesa a most highly valued valuedmambfir valuedmember valuedmember
member whose many virtues had hadendeared hadende hadendeired
endeared ende red him to us all society societygood locietyaaood societyagood
good man and andchristian Christian and Nassau Nassaucounty Nassaucounty Nassaucounty
county an efficient and faithful faithfulofficer faithfulofficer faithfulofficer
officer officerBe
Be it Resolved That this lodge lodgebe
be draped in mourning in token of ofour ofour ofour
our sorrow sorrowRESOLVED sorrowRISOLVD sorrowRESOLVED
RESOLVED That to the family of ofour ofour ofour
our deceased Brother we extend extendour
our heartfelt sympathy trusting trustingthat trustinitbatthe trustingthat
that tbatthe the Great Master of all may mayconsole mayconsole mayconsole
console them in this hour of their theiraffliction theiraf theiraffliction
affliction af ictionand ictionandBe and andBe andBe
Be it further Resolved That Thatcopy ThatCOpy a acopy
copy of this resolution be spread spreadupon spreadupon spreadupon
upon the minutes of this lodge that thata
a copy be forwarded to the Grand
Lodge that a copy be furnished furnishedthe fumishthe
the widow of our deceased Brother Brotherand Brotherand Brotherand
and a copy be furnished each of our ourcity ourcitypape ourcity
city citypape papers with the request that thatit
it be published publishedC
C WARFIELD WARFIELDJ W ARPIILD 1 1J
J C HISB I J Committee C Committeea omml tt ee
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A Nar Opinion OpinionTo 0llftI8ftTo
To th t Editor of THE NEWS
1 big i to say just here in reply to toW
Mr W Keens letter in your yourin yourpa yourP
pa P < in behalf of the good people peoplecounty people9f peoplepfIfassau
9f pfIfassau sau county as I know them themsome themme themsome
some me of Floridas best I am amst amat amttgarnst
ttgarnst st the good sheriff while whileagainst whilee whileapinltthe
I e against apinltthe the long delay of the thein theJ thejude
J jude inthil in this case I feel that thatit thatitwopld it itwofcld itwobid
wofcld be bewrol1 wrong for f r us all to become be become become ¬
come murderers on accountof of one onedirty onedirt onedirty
dirty dirt brute as we have a law I Ithink Ithink
think it wrong to keep such luchmen men in injail injail injail
jail to await the regular term of ofcourt ofurt ofourt
court urt I think it ought to be the theduty theduty theduty
duty of the Courts ourts to try them the m at atonce atonce atonce
once and hang them at once as we weas weas weas
as a people do not want such brutes brutesto
to live a moment He should have haveMd haveIiad haveid
Md id his trial and been beenhuni hung before beforenow beforenow beforenow
now by law not lynofrtd as the theword theword theword
word lynched means more murders murdersI
I
I appeal to the courts ct Urts to try him at atonce atonce I Ionce
once and hang him for his crime crimeThis crimeThis crimeThis
This is the voice of the better class classof classof classof
of negroes and I am one of them themMr themMr themMr
Mr and Mrs Tom Johnson and I Iknew Iknew Iknew
knew them and their children were werenice werenice werenice
nice people The beast who mur murdered murdered murdered ¬
dered them should have been hang hanged haIlgedby
ed edby by the law the next day
Yours for the right rightREV righREV rightREV
REV JAS A CHEEK CHEEKKissimmee CHEEKKissimmee CHEEKKissirnrnee
Kissimmee Fla May 25 1907 1907Will 190lWill 190Zwill
Will Step Ste st at t Cabin Bluff BluffCommander bluffCommander
Commander Hall of Nassau Camp Campof Ca1mpof I
of Confederate Veterans has ar arranged arrang arranged ¬
ranged rang to have the Hildegarde Hildegardestopat stop stopat
at Cabih Cab 1 Bluff on the way to Bruns Brunswick Brunswick Brunswick ¬
wick on on o the day da of the excursion excursionas exrsionas
as several Georgians have express expressed ¬
ed a desire to go on the trip The Thefare Thefare Thefare
fare for the round trip has been beenfixed beenfixed beeiifixed
fixed the same as that from St StMarys StMarysso StMarys5o
Marys Marysso 50 cents Fare from Fer Fernandina Fernandina Fernandina ¬
nandina and return is isl i for adults adultsand adultsand adultsand
and 50 cents for children Tickets Ticketsare
are going rapidly and nd all indica indications indicatiODS indicatious ¬
tions are that a large crowd will willattend willattend willattend
attend II
A Significant Prayer PrayerMay PrayrMiy r rJrI1Y
May the I Lord ofd help you make makeBucklens makeBucklens makeBucklens
Bucklens Arnica Salve known to toall toU toall
all U writes J G Jenkins of ofCape ofOJ ofCpe
Cape OJ Hill HiIJN 1ST C Itqnickly took tookthe tooktbe tookthe
the pain out of a felon for me and andcured andcured andcured
cured it in a wonderfully short shorttime shorttime shorttime
time Best on earth for sores soresburns soresburns soresburns
burns and wounds 25C at atGtorge J JGeorge JGeorge
George Suhrers drug store storeAt storeAt storeAt
At J < < T Kydds Great GreatSale areatSale GreatSale
Sale of White Goods Mon Monday M Monday n nday ¬
day only 25c values for forlie forlie forIlcyd
lie Ilcyd yd I
Found FoundApril FouftApril FoundApril
April 1st a batteau boat about
13 3 feet long painted white red on onbottom onbottom onbottom
bottom pair rowlocks and one oar oarOwner oarOwner oarOwner
Owner can have same by b paying payingcost
cost of advertising and care Ap Apply Apply Apply ¬
ply to I H Williams at county countyroad countyroad countyroad
road bridge bridgeWas bridgeW bridgeWas
Was W Wall Randaratf RandaratfThe Rn RnThe RndrdThe
The Little Tycoon presented presentedin
in this city Friday last by Bruns Brunswick Brunswick runs runswick
wick local talent was the most mostsuccessful mostsuccessful mostsuccessful
successful theatrical event of the theseason theseason theseason
season every participant faultlessly faultlesslysustaining falt1esslysustainini faultlesslysustaining
sustaining his or her part They Theywere Theywere Theywere
were greeted by a large audience audienceIrretrievable audienceI audienceIrrtrievabI
Irretrievable IrretrievableGeorge I IrrtrievabIGeorge rretrievIaeGeorge
George sharply demanded Mrs MrsFerguson MrsFerguson MrsFerguson
Ferguson as they sat at breakfast a afew afew afew
few mornings ago what did you do dowith dowith dowith
with that letter to Aunt Rachel I Igave Igave Igave
gave you to mail IIU l for me last lastWednesday lastWednemy lastWednesday
Wednesday 1
Mr Ferguson clapped his on onthe onthe onthe
the breast pocket of his coat coatWas coatWas coatWas
Was it to Aunt Rachel T 1 he ask asked asked asked ¬
ed hastily extracting from the pock pocket ¬
et a bundle of letters and miscel miscellaneous miscellaneous miscellaneous ¬
laneous documents and looking lookingthem lookingthem lookingthem
them over overOf overOf overof
Of course it was I wrote to toask tok toask
ask k her to come and spend the next nextsix nextIlX
six IlX 1x weeks with us usLaura usLaura uslaura
Laura gasped pa Mr ir Ferguson I II 1I II
I mailed it ittChicago I Chicago Tribune TribuneTha
The Tb Iran Crew CrawnThe CrewThe CrswnThe
The famous iron crown of Lom Lombardy Lombardy Lombszdy
bardy was of gold and precious preciousstones preciouss preciousstones
stones s es Bet in a thin ring of iron ironwhich ironwhich iroilwhich
which was believed to have been beenformed beenformed beeformed
formed from a nail of Christs cross crossIt crossIt CTOSIt
It was made by order of the queen queenof
of the Longobards in 591 and pre presented presented presented ¬
sented to her husband With this thiscrown thiscrown thiScrown
crown Charlemagne was crowned crownedand crownedand
and after him all the emperors who whowere whowere whowere
were kings of Lombardy It Itthis was wastbi wasthis
this 8 same crown crowii that Napoleon Napoleonon npo t cnn pa paon
on his head at Milan on Mr I3 2
1805 exclaiming as lie did didhas < < n nhas U Uhas
has given g en it to toO toOme me Woo Woowho iVcwwho tf tfwho <
who touches it irThe itThe itThe
The salvation Band will remain remainin rCfllaifl rCfllaiflin
in the city ovei Saturday and Sun Sunday Sunay Sunday ¬
day ay and solicit the thesu support rt of all allChristians allChristians allChristians
Christians in Fernandina Fernaudinaa
a
i
TAX1AWS UNCONSTITUTIONAL UNCONSTITUTIONALSa WS
Sa S JnO JIIIIte JSHIeiIarles e CkaHee Swayae SW8y e afthe llie Uaitad UaitadI UItIt UItItJ LJItIdI
J I State SlatesJudpCharles s Detiaat DetiaatJudg6 Dec34ssJudge
Judge JudpCharles Charles Swayne of the theUnijiefl theUni theUnie
Unijiefl Uni Unie States Court recently de declared dec decped ¬
clared c cped r d the Florida tax laws so s far farrs farrs farrs
rs they related to real estate est te un unconstitutional unconstitutional Unconstitutional ¬
constitutional Governor Broward Browardas
as a result of the decision sub submitted submitted submitted ¬
mitted the following message on onthe onthe onthe
the subject to the Legislature LegislatureA
A serious defect in the assess assessment assessment assessment ¬
ment laws of our State has just justcome justcome justcome
come to my notice Section Section522 Section522of 522 522of 522of
of the General Statutesprovides Statutesprovidesthat Statutes Iprovides Iprovidesthat
that the tax assessor shall assess assessthe assess assessthe assessthe
the lands at their full cash value valuemaking valuemaking valuemaking
making no provision for the tax taxpayer taxpayer taxpayer ¬
payer to be heard heardThere heardThere heardThere
There was once a ap provision visionin visioninthe in inthe inthe
the law giving i ving the taxpayer ta payerano payeranoportunity an anop anopportunity op opportunity ¬
portunity to complain to the board boardof beardof
of county commissieners of f fvalue the thevalue thevalue
value fixed upon his real r al estate by bythe bythe y ythe
the assessor and have such assess assessment assessment assessment ¬
ment reviewed but that th t provision provisionwas provil on onwas
was omitted in the revision which whichresulted whichresulted whichresulted
resulted in our present complica complication ¬
tion of the General Statutes StatutesJudge StatutesJudge I IJudge
Judge Swayne has very v ry recently recentlydeclared recentlydeclared 1 1declared
declared our assessment asse smi t laws l lawsun wsun un ¬
so as
is concerned because of this de defect defect defect ¬
fect and it seems to me that not notonly notonly notonly
only the Constitution of the United UnitedStates UnitedStates UnitedStates
States but also equity and sound soundreason soundreason soundreason
reason bear out the decision decisionI
I therefore most respectfully respectfullyrecommend respectfullyrecommend
recommend that your honorable honorablebady J10norableb honorablebady 9 9recommend
bady b y so amend the law as to t remedy remedythis
this defect and that such suGhamend suGhamendment amend amendment amendment ¬
ment be perfected p rfected with all possible possibledispatch possibledispatch possibledispatch
dispatch
ST MARYS MARYSMrs MARYSMrs MAYSMrsJ
Mrs MrsJ J A Ward of Savannah Savannahis
is spending some time with her herfather hefather e 1
father Mr F H Thomson ThomsonMrs
Mrs J H R9gers and children childrenhave cbildrenbave childrenhave
have returned r to Jacksonville after aftervisiting aftervisiting aftervisiting
visiting her brother Mr WB WBNorman W V B BNorman BNorman
Norman NormanMrs NormanMrs NormanMrs
Mrs J J Rudulph and Miss MissLetitia MisSLetitia Miss1Letitia
Letitia Budulph are a the guests gnestsm of ofMrs
Mrs J O Besseulin B ent n JaCF J3 Wtn1Vi fflv e ethis ethis
this week weekMrs weekMrs weekMrs
Mrs H Knight of Savannah Savannahand
and daughter Miss Roony are arethe aretheue the thegue theguets
gue guets ue > ts of their uncle Mr F H HThompson HThompson HThompson
Thompson ThompsonMiss
Miss Mollie Long has returned returnedfrom returnedfrom returnedfrom
from Fernandina where she spent spentseveral spentseveral spentseveral
several days with her brother Mr MrS MrS
S M Long LongMisses LongMisses IongMisses
Misses Fannie and Susie Brooks
of Wilmington N C are visiting visitingtheir visitingtheir visitingtheir
their brother Mr W G Brooks Brooksof
of Scotschville ScotschvilleCapt ScotschvilleCapt ScotschvilleCapt
Capt and Mrs W A Goodbread Goodbreadattended Goodbreadattendtd Goodbreadattended
attended the funeral of formers formersbrother formersbrother formersbrother
brother Mr Philip Goodbread at atChester atChester atChester
Chester Monday MondayProf MondayProf MondayProf
Prof and Mrs T E Casey left leftThursday leftThursday leftThursday
Thursday morning to spend the thevacation thevacation thevacation
vacation with the formers father fatherMr fatherMr fatherMr
Mr Wm Casey CaseyThe CaseyTbe CaseyThe
The closing exercises of f the St StMarys StMarys StMarys
Marys Academy were held Wed Wednesday Wednesday Wednesday ¬
nesday afternoon at the school build building building building ¬
ing An interesting program was wasprepared wasprepared wasprepared
prepared by both pupils of the theschool tbeschool theschool
school and the musical class classCHESTER classCHESTER classCHESTER
CHESTER CHESTERMr
Mr V L Evatt Jr left for forBrunswick forBrnnswick forBrunswick
Brunswick Monday MondayMr
I IMr
I II
Mr Burt Evatt of this place is isvisiting isvisiting isvisiting
visiting relatives at Callahan CallahanMrs Call han hanMrs
Mrs J Jones of Callahan is
Priest PriestMr PriestMr PriestMr
Mr Harvey Braddock spent Sun Sunday Sunday Sunday ¬
day at the home of Capt D E ELittle ELittle ELittle
Little LittleCapt LittleCap LittleCapt
Capt D E Little and Mr P C CMcClellan CMcClellan CMcClellan
McClellan came over Sunday from fromJacksonville fromacksonvi1le fromJacksonville
Jacksonville JacksonvilleMiss acksonvi1leMiss
Miss Mamie OQuinn returned returnedfrom returnedfrolD returnedfrom
from Winokur Tuesday Tu sday We are areglad areglad I
glad lad to see her back backMr backMr I
Mr John R Hardee and wife wifespent wifspent wifespent
spent last week very pleasantly pleasantlyhere
here with the formers parents parentsMrs parentsMrs parentsMrs
Mrs George Wilder i1der and daugh daughter ¬
ter Miss Bertha of Nassau is vis visiting visiting visiting ¬
iting Capt D E Littles family at atChester atChester atChester
Chester ChesterMrsr ChesterKrsr ChesterMrsr
Mrsr T N Johnson is in Fer Fernandina Fernan4ina Fernandina ¬
nandina under treatment by Dr DrHumphreys DrHumphreys DrHuinphreys
Humphreys She has been in bad badhealth badhealth badhealth
health for some time timeMr timeMr timeMr
Mr Phillip Goodbread Jr r died diedat
at his home bo here Saturday last He Hewas Hewas Hewas
was superintendent nt of the Sunday Sundayschool Sundayschool Sundayschool
school and will be b greatly greatlyaissed greatlyaissedRev Missed MissedRev aissedRev
Rev Mr Snmlin of St Marys Marysconducted Marysconducted Marysconducted
conducted the funeral services servicesInquire servicesInquire servicesInquireatSimmonsbok
Inquire InquireatSimmonsbok at Simmons book store storeabout storeabout storeabout
about Kindergarten in the home I ome omeI
I
LOCAL BRIEFS BRIEfSItes
Ites af f Interest later to t the Paaale e af f Fer Fernaatiaa Ferpua
naatiaa pua an mAd VkiaRy VkiaRyCapt Vicllt VlclaityCat ty tyCapt
Capt H C C5 Cassidy at one time timea
a resident of this city died in Jack Jacksonville Jacksonville ack acksonville ¬
sonville last weekMrs week weekMrs weekMrs
Mrs W V F Scott and family to today today today ¬
day moved to one of the Fairbanks Fairbankscottages Fairbankscottages Fairbankscottages
cottages on Sixth street near Ash AshToday AshTodayic AshToday
Today is a legal holiday and is isbeing isbeing isbeing
being observed by the bank and andpostoffice andpostoffice andpostoffice
postoffice It is Federal memorial memorialday memorialday memorialday
day dayTo
To accommodate his constantly constantlyincreasing constantlyincreasing constantlyincreasing
increasing business Mr W A AEvans A AEvans AEvans
Evans Friday last leased theChad theChadwick t tjieChadwick eChadwick
wick dock dockCommencing dockCommencing dockCommencing
Commencing Saturday of this thisweek thisweek thisweek
week the clerical force of the S A AL AL AL
L depot in this city will be given giveua
a half holiday holidayArticles holidayArticles
Articles of incorporation of the theAmelia theme1ia theAmelia
Amelia Canning C nning and an Manufactur Manufacturing ¬
ing Co with a capital of 25000 25000have 25000have 25000have
have been drawn drawnFire drawnFirc drawnFire
Fire was discovered in the coal coalbins coalbins coalbins
bins about 930 oclock yesterday yesterdaymorning yesterdaymorning yesterdaymorning
morning but was soon extingu extinguished extinguished extinguished ¬
ished by the force employed there thereThere thereThere thereThere
There will be a basket meeting meetingin
in the th grove near S J Higgin Higginbothams Higginbothams Higginbothams
bothams the 2nd Sunday in June JunePreaching JunePreaching JunePreaching
Preaching by Rev A Scott Pat Patterson Patterson Patterson ¬
terson All are invited to attend attendWe attendWe attendWe
We were more than pleased to tosee tosee tosee
see our old ol friend Judge Roper on onthe ontle ontke
the streets yesterday he having havingsufficiently havingsufficiently havingsufficiently
sufficiently recovered from his longspell long longspell longspell
spell of sickness to attend to his hisofficial hisofficial hisofficial
official duties dutiesThe > s sThe 1 1The
The regular meeting of City CityCouncil CityCouncil CityCouncil1
Council to hav been held Wednes Wednesday Wednesday Wednesday ¬
day exjprag t jg g has been postponed to toc toThn tothnf
Thn to c on ifl account accou t of the Vet Vetto Vetera Veteraif4dsviion
era eraif4dsviion fIdsiJ ion to Brunswick on onWedne onWed onWedeiay
Wedne Wed Wedeiay eJb lay y of next week weekThe weekThe weekThe
The valuable diamond set watch watchcharm watchcharm watchcharm
charm lost on the beach last Sun Sunday Sunday Sunday ¬
day week and advertised for in THE THENEWS THJNEWS THENEws
NEWS Thursday was restored restoredits to toits tqits
its owner through that advertise advertisement a aLvertisentent vertise vertisementthe
ment mentthe the following morning mornin morninThtys tt ttjvsys ItTys
jvsys 10 t advertise a a2rtheif l rtiFCif if yon on advertise advertisein 1dve1 ire ire1U
in 1U THE NEWS NEWSThe NEWSThe I IThe
The meeting of the School Board Boardwhich Boardwhich Boardswhich
which was to have been held Wed Wednesday Wednesday Wednesday ¬
nesday next one week earlier than thanthe thanthe thanthe
the regular meeting day has been beenpostponed beenpostp beenpostpOned
postponed postp ued to the following day dayThursday dayThursdayas dayThursdayas
Thursday Thursdayas as the members desire desireto
to attend the Veterans excursion excursionto
to Brunswick Wednesday WednesdayMr
Mr J B McDonell last Satur Saturday Saturday Saturday ¬
day purchased Capt Downs launch
and has a alicensed alicensed alicensed
licensed engineer who will use her herin herin herin
in carrying out fishing and excurs excursion excursion excursion ¬
ion parties and also in river towing towingThe towingThe towingThe
The boat is large and comfortable comfortableand
and is supplied withlife preservers preserversetc
etc etcMr Mr A A Densel has rented the thebuilding thebuilding thebuilding
building adjoining the old Reading ReadingRoom ReadingRoom ReadingRoom
Room on Third street and will willopen willopen willopen
open a photo gallery therein as assoon assoon assoon
soon as his outfit arrives He has hasmany hasmany hasmany
many years experience at the busi business business business ¬
ness and is well known in Fernan Fernandina Fernandina Fernandma ¬
dina having spent parts of the thepast thepast thepast
past three years here hereThe hereThe hereThe
The Ensign Lumber Co whose whosebusiness whosebusiness whosebusiness
business through this port is hand handled handled handled ¬
led by Mr W T A Evans Friday Fridaylast FridayJast Fridaylast
last secured the contract for 8000 8000ooo
000 feet of lumber to be used by bythe bythe bythe
the government on the Isthmus of oiPanama ofPanama ofPanama
Panama Practically all of it will willbe willbe willbe
be shipped through the Floridas Floridasonly Floridasonly Floridasonly
only deep water port portFernandina portFernandinaThe Fernandina FernandinaThe
The Fernandina Concrete Con Construction Construction Construction ¬
struction Co is laying new tile tilesidewalks tilesidewalks tilesidewalks
sidewalks in front of A S Allans AllansMann AllansMann AllansMann
Mann Swains W V S Whitneys WhitneysGeo
Geo J Suhrers J C Rutishansers RutishansersMrs
Mrs M H Smiths and McNair McNairSons McNairSons McNairSons
Sons office The appearance app arance of ofCentre ofCentre ofCentre
Centre street is already greatly im improved improved iiiiproved ¬
proved by the work of this corn cornpan company cornpany
pany and the good work should shouldgo
go on onOwing onOwing onOwing
Owing to a break down in train trainservice trainservice trainservice
service Dr Armstrong could not notpay notpay notpay
pay Fernandina his professional professionalvisit
visit last Saturday but will make makea
a special visit this coming Satur Saturday Saturday Saturday ¬
day which will be the first Satur Saturday Saturday Saturday ¬
day in June Anyone having any anyeye anyeye anyeye
eye troubles or nervous headaches headacheswill
will do well to see the doctor while whilehere whitehere whilehere
here His office will be at the theFlorida theFlorida theFlorida
Florida House one day only onlyMr onlyMr onlyMr
Mr W V A Garrett president presidentMr
Mr T F Whittlesy Vhittles general man manager manager manager ¬
ager and Mr W L Seddon chief chiefengineer chiefengineer chiefengineer
engineer of the Seaboard spent spentTuesday spentTuesday spentTuesday
Tuesday night on our beach in the thepresidents tbepresidents thepresidents
presidents private car The party partywas partywas partywas
was on their way from the North Northbut Northbut Northbut
but had their car switched off at atYulee atYulee atVulee
Yulee wisely preferring tospend tospendthe to spend spendthe
the night in our pleasant atmos atmosphere atmosphere atmosphere ¬
phere than fn that of Jacksonville Jacksonvilleui acksonviIleC
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HaM Racammatrtatlan RacammatrtatlanJ
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J Unzois a aFrenchman was ar arrested arrested arrested ¬
rested forhoboingat for Yulee yester yesterday yesterdayby yesterday ¬
day dayby by Constable W W Higgin Hiiiinbotham Higginbotham Higginbotham
botham artdbrought afld brought here for trial trialWhen trialWhen trialWhen
When taken beforf befotiJudle Judge Hall the theman theman theman
of ofthe ofthe ofthe
man showed a recommendation re rec mmendation
the highest order from one of the thelargest thelargest thelargest
largest iron ironworkinl working concerns in inFrance inFrance inFrance
France showing that he was not notonly notonly notonly
only a most industrious industrioasman man but butalso butalso butalso
also an expert in his line of business business busi business ¬
ness He also produced A medal medalfrom medalfrom medalfrom
from the British government governmentwhich iOYernmentlwhich omrnmentwhich
which was awarded him for bravery braveryduring braveryduring I
during the Boer war In explananation explana explananation explananation
nation of ofJhis > his condition he told a ahard ahard ahard
hard luckfstory luckfstoryThe luc lucLstoryThe story storyThe
The judge ju e suspended sentence sentenceon
on him and he will today be b given givenan
an opportunity to either ship ip or orsecure orsecure orsecure
secure secure employment at one of the theseveral theseveral theseveral
several branches of the business businessof
of which he is said to be master masterWindow masterWindow masterWindow
Window glass gla standard and Sizeglass sizeglass size sizeglass
glass cut to t order at W J Loh Lohmans Lohmans Lohmans
mans Second street near Centre CentreOLD CentreOLD CentreOLD
OLD TOWN TOWNMiss TOWNMiss TOWt4Miss
Miss Mabel Robinson if i visiting visitingin
in the city
A moonlight ride on the Amelia Ameliacomes Amliacomes Ameliacomes
comes next nextMr nexlMS nextMr
Mr MS Harry Harrycssideyvisited Gasstdey visited in the thecity thecity thecity
city unday SundayThe undayThe undayThe
The pilot boat Amelia was w s layed layedup l ytd ytdup
up a day this week her pump be being b bini being ¬
ing broken brokenSnakes brokenSnakes brokenSnakes
Snakes are ar getting pretty bad badnow badnow badnow
now several severaflarge large e cites having been beenkilled beenkilltd beenkilled
killed lately latelyMr latelyMr latelyMr
Mr Maulden a former resident residentof
of Old Town but now of Jackson Jacksonville Jacksonville Jacksonyule ¬
ville was in the city Friday FridayThe Frida FridaThe FridayThe
The friends of f Capt H C Cas Cassidey Cassideywill Cassidey
sidey sideywill will regret r ret to learn of his hisdeath hisdeath hisdeath
death which occurred in Jackson Jacksonville Jacksonville Jacksonvile ¬
ville last weekThe weekThe week weekThe
The boat which Mr Roberts Robertsbuilt Robertsbuilt Robertsbuilt
built was toed to Brunswick Wed Wednesday Wednesday Wednesday ¬
nesday We understand she was wassold wassold wassold
sold to the government governmentMr ovemmentMr
Mr S W Moody left this week weekfor weekfor weekfor
for pcala and an9 an from there he will wilgo willgo willgo
go loTNewYork to t4ew New York His place pl ca Js i Jilladby Jillad Jmadby
by Mr Monroe of Jacksonville JacksonvilleThe
The friends of Miss Aulda Kum Kumlander Kumlander Kumlander
lander gave her a surprise party I
Tuesday evening evenin It is needless needlessto
to say that it was enjoyed enjoyedoya by zll zllRoy l lo lBuy
Roy RoyBuy oya oyaBuy o
Buy your flowers for your best betir1 betir1for irl irlfor irlfor
for tonights entertainment of orGus orGusGottschlich Gus GusGottschlich GusGottschlich
Gottschlich the florist on Ash Atfistreet Ashstreet As Asstreet
street next nex to Globe saloon
Picture frames A full line of ofbeautiful ofbeautiful ofbeautiful
beautiful mouldings at my iy store storeFrames storFrames storeFrames
Frames made to order orderand and the work workwell workwell workwell
well done W J LOHMAN LOHMANFar l HMAN HMANFr
Far Rant RantOne RntOne RsntOne
One store room on Third street streetnear streetnear streetnear
near Centre Apply at this office officeMary officeMary officeMary
Mary Was Obliging ObligingThe ObligingThe ObligingThe
The Dundee Advertise Advertiwtells CItell CItellstory Vdk V1 V1story a astory
story of a country cleric soli sllU Vm m tl tlunderside tlund tinnd
underside und rside of forty who AVJS AVJShome w whome cliv clivhome
home along a road frojuaii frojuaiihamlet roJna g ghamlet ghamlet
hamlet when he overtook la lawoman la J ng ngworu ngwoman
woman woru n He recognized 1 1Mary all allMary asMary
Mary the maid of all for forfarm orf t a afarm afarm
farm which lie would Pass pasway Oi n Ihis Ihisway hia hiaway
way to the rectory so hejpfHed u 1 > ed up
and offered her a lift Jflry ry was wasnothing wasnothing wasnothing
nothing loath and the rpa rpawon4 fx > n4 was wasglad wasglad 1 1glad
glad of her company ti IMAthNway IMAthNwayto 1 he4 way wayto Y Yto
to the farm gate theycriatiod theycM eas ea3antly easanUy easantly
antly as country people IE < J > 1 d and andwhen aDdwhen andwhen
when her destination > wasSsJUcfted wasSsJUcftedhe was ed edhe edhe
he set her down Thm aha toasked toaskedhim j ed edhim
him for his kindness kin kinnessL DessL and > tts ltEogm ltEogmpany 1 com company m mpany ¬
pany Dont mention it By Bydont larydont v vdont
dont mention it h said s d fpottely fpottelyas
as he pulled the rug rt around his hiaknees J hisknees s sknees
knees and gathered up the treiw treiwNo neisNo oe ltS ltSNo
No I wont answered DS1te Maay in inan inan inan
an obliging tone andthe and andJthejyoun the jounw rec rector rector rector ¬
tor went on his waythoi way Itho hothtfnIly hothtfnIlyTb jhtfully jhtfullyTh lttfn iI iIThe
Th TheThere Prm Prambtaa PrambtaaThere ulaftar ulaftarThere
There is no peiraabukitoirMnf id in the thesense thelen thesense
sense len e of baby carriage in Todays ITodcfsedition Todaysedition Toddsedition
edition of Johpson Johnson 1827 18m1rnJt si the theearliest theearliest tl tlearliest
earliest quotation Dr MbcopV MbJ I dic tIictionary dictionary ¬
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letter of Miss Ytonges bnges in n tiP l7 l7the LBut LButthe But Butthe
the baby carrit carrite e seems seemsnezed tbb tbbnexed tI > 1a11Cn 1a11Cnnexed
nexed the name of anfearlfcu aDICarl Q i ition imtel imteltion inPWtion
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teenth century until well it to tonineteenth ftn ftnnineteenth 51 51nineteenth
nineteenth a 1 < < pcrnnU pcrajjttilatcr 1ntor vA1 i imachine u umachine umachine
machine for meusurinrj nlcust nzensurii iJ ditioucoi ill tuC bj bjroad b broad broad
road and settlhir settIin distate liute4or + or in instance instance U1 U1stance ¬
stance as 5 to hud JUVioarrEgft nWlPuT It fines finesIt fll fllIt 1ircIt
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and Q i quarter in iroiuifitrciice iroiuifitrciicetrundled irJ frcswdreicetrundled lD w llCe llCetrundled
trundled with u luir harJh dl < v x3 d 3 iitted iittedwith iittcdwith ittettwith
with clockwork Jind and a I Hal i 1 3rob 3robably Probably
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from the peraiui ulttcrsViueni ulttcrsViueniwho c cr 1len 1lenwho iuerwho
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Following is i report of vessels vesselsand vesselsand vesselsand
and cargoes at this port week endin ending end endng
in ing ng May 29 1907 1907VESSELS
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VESSELS IN PORT PORTAm paRTi
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Am m Schr A B Sherman 510 510tons 510tons 510tons
tons tonsAm tonsAmSchr
Am AmSchr Schr Grace Belle Taylor
458 ton tonAm toMAm tonAm
Am Scbr Alice May Davenport
952 tons tonsAm tonsAm tonsAm
Am Schr SclJ Scl Frederic A Duggan
981 tons tonsKm tonsAm tonsAm
Am Schr William E Downes
658 6 8 tons tonsDutch tonlDutch tonsDutch
Dutch S S Voorburg V 195 1957tont 195ton 195tons
ton tontBr
Br S S Rosebank 2666 tons tonsBr tonsSr tonsBr
Br S S Recta 1825 tons tonsVESSELS tonsVISSILS tonsVISSELS
VESSELS CLEARED CLEAREDAm ClEARBDAm CLEAREDAm
Am Schr Henry B Fiske Bos Boston Boston Boston ¬
ton 625000 feet lumber value
12500 12500Amr 12500Amr 12500Amr
Amr Schr David Baird Phila Philadelphia Philadelphia PhiladIphie ¬
delphia 500000 feet lumber lumbervalue lumbervalueflOvOOC value valuelCKC
flOvOOC flOvOOCAm lCKC lCKCAm 10000Am
Am Schr Thelma New York
490000 4 OOO feet lumber value 9
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820000 feet lumber value 116 16
400 400Br
Br Schr Efaine E ne St Thomas ThomaaM189
541895 feet lumber value 8 819T
197 197Br
Br S S Navarra Colon 11 1 1
606 feet lumber value 55748 Si5514aSp 55748Sp 35T48Sp
Sp S S SEreall preaga Vigo 1509
800 feet lumber value 51155 51155Total 251I25Total 61133Total
Total value exports for week week123ZZ8 k kS12
S12 125778 8
AMELIA AMELIAMrs AM ELlA ELlAMrs ELlAMrs
Mrs B W Cook and son left for forCanuleti forCamden forCamden
Camden N J last week weekMessrs weekMessrs weekMessrs
Messrs Clarence Clar nce Ferreira and andHarry andHarry andHarry
Harry M Mauucy nuc nucy spent Sunday iu iuAmelia iuAmelia iuAmelia
Amelia AmeliaThe AmeliaThe l lThe
The Hailigs gave a picnic on onThursday onThursday onThursday
Thursday at South End iu honor of ofMr ofMr ofMr
Mr Romer RoinerMayorul t tMayor
Mayor Mayorul ull l wears wearsMonday s Je i c cMonday ce ceMonday
Monday Ojase i lsea a goad g ed old oldfashioned oldfashionM oldfashioned
fashioned rain rainHow rainHow
How about that sailing party qn qnSunday Ql1Sunday I ISunday
Sunday The wind wipdsometimes sometimes or orders orded orderA ¬
ders oars instead ofsails ofsailsMrs orsailsMrs
Mrs Acosta and family were werevisiting werevisiting werevisiting
visiting in Amelia on Sunday Sunda Miss MissDorothy MissDorothy MissDorothy
Dorothy was the star of attraction attractionThe attractionThe attractionThe
The Iris arrived Wednesday with witha
a load of lumber for new buildings buildingsAmelia buildingsAmelia I IAmelia
Amelia will soon s n blossom like the therose therose therose
rose roseA
A little bird has whispered of a asociety a9IJCietv asociety
society event to be held on River Riverside Rherside Riverside ¬
side Drive in the near future The Theweather Theweatber Theweather
weather permitting a number of ofFernandiniams ofFernandiniass f fFemandinias
Fernandiniams 400 will attend attendArtistic attendAriistic attendArtisti
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