EVENING TELEGRAM. LAKELAND. FLA, FRIDAY,' MAY 28.
NOT QUITE UP TO IT
Ship on Which R. II- Tab Brant of
Tallahassee Was Passenger, Hits
Hn and Is Blown to Pieces
Tallahassee, May 28. -'-That Bel
gium is at present the most prosper
ous nation in Europe is the opinion
of R. H. Van Brnnt, who has juat
returned from a stay of several
months in Belgium, Holland, England
and France, and is the guest ot his
father, 0. C. Van Brunt.
Mr. Van Brunt says hat France h
fast recovering from the effects of the
world war, and although he did not
get into Germany it is his under
standing that country is doing well.
Al the countries are now ' in need
f raw material and relief supplies.
In his opinion Austria 1b the worst
wreck left by the ravages of the world
evniMct, and the people of that coun
try are in. greater need than any oth
er. He has witnessed with his owe
eyes some of 4he children which nave
teen sent from Austria to Holland to
be fed and cared' for and many of
them ere little more than skin , and
Mr. Van Brunt is special represen
tative of the United States Shipping
Board, and on his last voyage to Eu
ropean countries had some very try
ing experiences He sailed from New
York on November 12, 1910, aboard
ht ship Liberty Glow which carried a
cargo of relief supplies for Germans
Thirty days out from New York and
only eleven nours from the port in
Germany his ship struck a. submerged
mine which cut it frpm underside to
jnrterside. The ship lay for fourteen
tours before it finally broke to pieces
in the strong gale and high seas. At
4 a. m. the crew left the ship in life
boats, and although In sight of a light
iou6e and only lire miles from the
shore, the boat ot which he was an
occupant , was eleven hours making
its way to the shore of Holland. A
aeeond boat-landed in Holland after
ihfrteen hours and the third reached
an isle of Germany in fifteen hours
with four of the ten occupants dead
When the ship broke the fore part
sunk but the after part floated and
in heavy seas was washed ashore on
the isle of Ar eland, Holland. For
Bve mrnths U lay, exposed to the
heavy breakers and frequent galas of
the Nirth Sda, but on account of its
strong consl ruction and the good work
of the salvage cmopany it was finally
towed to Rolterdam, where it is
hoped to have it repaired and put to
sea again. During the time the boat
was cm the bea'ch Mr. Van Brunt
lou Feel That Way If Your Blood Is
Starved for Bed Cells
PEPTO-MAGAN MAKES BED
BLOOD r '
Overcomes That Languid Feeling
That Cheats Yon Ont of
Worb and Fun
You say, ''I wish I could go, but I
don't feel able." Your friends say,
"Are you ilir
' You are not exactly sick, you just
feel unable to approach work or play
in the old, vigorous spirit.
The high speed at which Americans
live sometimes taxes their, strength.
The blood is weak, lacking In red
cells. When this condition exists,
Gude's Pepto-Mangan taken three
times a day shows quick benefits.
Pepto-Mangan is known to. physicians
as The Red Blood Builder. It in
creases the supply of rich, healthy
blood and in the absence of deep
seated disease this means health and
strength for men, or women or chil
dren. Pepto-Mangan is put up in both
liquid and tablet form. Both forms
are exactly alike in medicinal quali
ties. When you order Pepto-Mangan,
be sure to ask the druggist for
"Gude's'And look for the name
' Gude's" on the package. If '"Gude's"
is not there, it is not Pepto-Mangan.
When loading cars with melons the
growers will he required to reclipthc
melons and use the stem end pas 9
treatment. This paste can he secured
in packages from the depot agent and
will be enough to do two to three
cars. The law requires this to be
was employed as official representa
tive cf the United States shipping
board !n salvaging the cargo and the
boat. They succeeded 4n saving
about two-thirds of the cargo which
was transshipped from Holland to
Member ot Polk County Realtors
Room 2 Deen & Bryant Building
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COME OUT TODAY EVERY DAY ANYTIME
Music! Music! All the Time
Instrument Installed By
The Dixie Music Co.
and he swapped gssuch
QOSH IUT that troll;
WAI ALMOST M Pek
At IP theVd no-
ALL THE candidates.
FOR PRESIDENT in.
WHENEVER THE cat swajia.
I SAT on the lap.
OP A pudgy lady1.
MY BRAND new derby.
WAS SUNK without a trace,
AND A garlic breath.
BLEW DOWN my neck.
AND MY foot went to sleep,
AND THE nit of me.
ENVIED MY foot
AND I was sort.
YES, GOOD and sore,
AND THEN a chap.
WHO CAUGHT. nZ eye.
CHEERED ME up.
WITH A Jolly grin,
AND SAID to me,
"NO GR0UCHE8 Now,14
AND HONEST, I felt better,
II WAS an ad.
OF A cigarette.
BUT I'LL say this
CAN CHASE a grouclL .
THEMSELVES MUST 4
WHAT THE car card said,
I'LL SAY they. d
IT WILL tickle you to find ont how good
.Turkish and Domestic tobaccos taste
when blended in tho oxclufltVe Chesterfield
way. Theydosatisiy. Andyonllbepleastd
to find out also that Chesterfields faip firm
and fresh in tbeirapeciaL moisture -proof
WIDOW CRIES FOR JOY
"I couldn't eat anything but raw"
eggs and sweet milk and was so weak
I couldh ardly walk across room
I would have been in my grave today
if I hadn't taken Mayr's Wonderful
Remedy when I did. When I think how
1 have suffered with my stomach and
how good I feel now I cry for Joy."
It is a simple, harmless preparation
that removes the catarrhal mucus
front the intestinal tract and allays
the inflammation which causes prac-
hically all stomach, liver and intesti
nal ailments, including appendicitis.
!One dose will convince or money re
funded . For sale by City Drug Stor
and druggists everywhere.
W. E. WHYTE, Manager
114 VanHuss Building
Phone 316' Black
Typewriters, Adding Machines.
Cash Registers, Scales and Safes
12 Years In the Repair Line
"WE KNOW HOW"
We Sell Ribbons and Supplies
EDWARDS' POOL AND BILLIARD HALL
OVER MAGNOLIA PHARMACY .
Moot Yaw Fi-iAndft HarA
"WHERE COURTESY IS PARAMOUNT" j
H. B. ZIMMERMAN
B. a. FRANKLIN
Florida National Vault Co
Steel Reinforced Waterproof Cement Burial Vaults. Building '"
of all deecrlptiv... Fence Pot. Drain T'le. Floors Sldewelki.
Lake Wltr Sand. Cement Cruehed Rock for
A DOLLAR SAVED ISA
. DOLLAR MADE
SEE ME BEFORE HAVING YOUR ELECTRICAL WORK
MCRAE ELECTRIC SHOP
AGENT FOR EDISON MAZDA LAMPS
he Manufacturers9 Price on Footwea
Is much higher at this time than it was four months ago. Yet in spite of this
we are sacrificing 1000 pairs.
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