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JS7S AHT TOE EYENINQ TELEGRAM, LAKELAKP, FLA., WEDNESDAY, MARCH 27, 1918 PAGE SEYEH To Make you Real Happy phe high standard of Quality muuuumea in tne A. H. T. makes it the Leading Cigar Get the habit of saying "A. H. 7" every time you want a GOOD Smoke Political Announcements FOB BEPKESENTATITE To the Democratic Voters of Polk County, Florida: I hereby announce my candidacy to succeed myself as representative in the State Legislature of Florida, subject to the action of the Democrat ic Primary. If elected I will ftnrva jthe people to the best of my ability. i solicit your support. A. J. MORGAN. Candidate in Group One.. FOR REPRESENTATIVE FOR COUNTY COMMSSIONEB . H. T. Company Phone 99 Having been asked by numerous friends to offer as a candidate for County Commissioner from this dis trict (No. 5), i hereby announce my candidacy and will appreciate the support and votes of the electors, promising to use my best eftortst to look after their interests if elected. Very respectfully, R. L. MAYES. Wear a Service Pin In honor of the Man In Service One, Two or Three Stars Stevens Jewelry Store FOR REPRESENTATIVE To the Voters of Polk County: 1 hereby announce that I am a can' dldate, subject to the Democratic pri mary, and wish to represent the peo pie of Polk county in the State Legis lature of Florida. If you elect me, I will serve the people, not the special interests. Try me once. I honestly and earnestly solicit your support. Very respectfully, ALTON B. CARTER. In group No. 2. To the Democratic Voters of Polk County: I hereby announce my candidacy for representative in the Florida Leg lature of Florid, subject to the ac tion of the Democratic Primary. If elected, I will serve the people to the best of my ability. Iearnestly solicit your support. In Group 2. W. O. WILLIAMS. FOB REPRESENTATIVE I herewith make my announcement for Representative in the Florida Leg islature from Polk county, and re spectfully ask the votes and support f the voters. I promise to serve tha Interests of the people to the best of my ability if elected, and I have some Ideas I think will work out for their benefit. Give me the opportunity to try them out. 1 Respectfully, M. G. WARING. In Group 2- FOB REPRESENTATIVE Having been encouraged to do so bv many friends, I hereby announce my candidacy for the position of Representative from Polk county in ithe Florida Legislature. I am a life long resident of this county and feel that I know its people and thetr needs. If elected, I promise to give bom my best efforts, and I will ap preciate the votes and support of the citizens. Respectfully, JOHN M. KEEN. In Group No. 1. FOR COUNTY COMMISSIONER L 1 letned and Blocked pes Reasonable Week Guaranteed r Patronage SoMolted wn (Customers, tend your mall and we will return e way. ida Hat Shop w. tUJVWUU X4 E ROSE 8T TUNING Had 20 veers' esuMii- F ' "n. I Iter my er- "rgee are reenable. Ml aellelted. B,Mk C. A. OWENS HI mm Garden Seed Now is the time to plant TURNIPS LETTUCE ONIONS EGG PLANT, Etc. We have a good stock Buckeye Incubators Model Hardware Co, C. E. TODD, Mgr. I am in the race for County Com missioner from the Fourth district, and will fully appreciate the support of all. If elected I shall endeavor to do my full duty for the best Interests of my county. Thank you for your vote. Respectfully, S. C. SLOAN. FOR COUNTY COMMISSIONER I hereby beg to. announce my candidacy for the office of County Commisioner from District No. 6, Polk county. The citizens of this dis trict and the county generally know me, and if my past record entitles me to their confidence in my ability and desire to serve them in a capable and conscientious manner I will be grate ful for their support at the ensuing primary. Respectfully, REID ROBSON, FOR COUNTY COMMISSIONER FOR STATE'S ATTORNEY TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT I hereby announce my candidacy for the above office, and hope that the voters will do me the favor to Investi gate my character, fitness and ability before making up their minds as to their choice. This they can do by re ferring to any public official or reput able citizen of Lee county, where 1 make my home, and which county 1 am now serving as Prosecuting At torney. I pledge myself to do mv utmost not to disappoint anyone who may favor me with his vote, and that, if elected, I will give to the duties of the office the very best that 1b in me. Respectfully, S. W. LAWLER. JR. FOR STATE'S ATTORNEY I hereby announce my candidacy for the office of County Commissioner from District Number 5, Polk county, subject to the Democratic primary. The citizens and voters of this die trict and of the county at large know me and my record of public service, ud I will appreciate the support of any and all persons and promise to ue my best efforts to look after the interests of my district and the coun ty at large, if elected. Respectlfully yours. T71 r m A XT A A XT I announce my candidacy for State's Attorney for the Tenth Judic ial Circuit, consisting of the coun ties of Polk, DeSoto and Lee. I am a graduate of John B. Stet son Law School and have practiced law for ten years in Polk and DeSoto counties. If elected to this office I am convinced that I can save to the tax payers of the counties a great deal of money, and to the citizens who are called upon as jurors and witnesses a great deal of time by a careful, conscientious and systematic administration of the duties of this office. I am a candidate of no faction or clique and if you elect me I will conduct this office fairly, impartially, efficiently and as vigorously as is within my power. I respectfully solicit the vote of every citizen in this circuit. D. 0. ROGERS. KFTTITKY IDLERS ( Charlotte. N. C. March 26. The TO BE DRAFTED personnel of the First Army Head- j quarters Regiment at Camp Greene The Kentucky State Senate has ,s Perhaps the most diverse that paused a bill which authorizes the could be lound in. any regiment in the drafting of every idle man in that i Alllu ica army. Its function when We know there are many in Lakeland who are entitled To Wear a Service Pin h have just received a Complete line of these Pins state for work on public utilities, the measure to be enecuve during tne war and for six months thereafter. The time that must be put in in actual work cannot be less than three hoars a week. . The minimum hours provided for in the bill reduce It to something of a Joke, bnt it is evident that the Ken- tuckians are groping with an Idea that is becoming pretty generally fixed in The minds of the people of this country. With the industrious people all working to win the war, and making sacrifices of every nature with that purpose In view, they feel that they cannot afford idleness, to bear with idle people, to support any one who is not doing something to forward th'e country's share of the great struggle. it goes abroad is surmised by the fact that it is u headquarters regiment and that nearly all of its members speak French. The working of the melting pot in America is exemplified in a study of the regiment. Every European na tion is represented in its personnel, including peoples with those coun tries now at war with America and men who are at least descendants of peoples of the Central Empires. Among the French speaking mem bers of the regiment are many French-Canadians from the border be tween the United States and Canada and many "Cajians" from the French speaking parishes of Louisiana. Amsterdam, March 26. A "mutila tion allowance" ranging from $6.75 to $13.50 a month is what the Ger- Thls applies as much to the idle man soldier gets from a gratful fath rlch as to the hobo and professional erland for injuries which make It im loafer who are consumers and non- possible, or almost impossible, for producers In this time when every him to earn a living, individual is confronted with the duty j Recent legislation has fixed these of doing his utmost to hasten victory new amounts, and it is provided that over Prussianism. j the regulations shall be "interpreted Kentucky has taken the rst step. ln a iDerai Ben8e." 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