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PUBLISHED WIWKIY Wm K4Y tX on Thursday ThursdayAfternoon ThursdayAfternoon ThursdayAfternoon
Afternoon by T l K Royal D Child ChildOwners ChltdOwners ChildOwners
Owners and Publishers PublishersSUBSCRIPTION publlshersI1I1DSCRJfIOrl Pubiisliersi Pubiisliersl7DSCRIPTION
SUBSCRIPTION One Dollar a Year Most foal foaltlTtljr roeltheir ruelt
t their In Advaaci AdvaaciUntered AdvauctUntered Advaucbr AdvaucbItntered
r Untered at the Tail Office at Arcadia Florid M MBtcoml asStcond
1 Second Clan Clualtlall Mull Mitten MittenA MatterA Ruttera
A convention will be held nt the thecourt thccourt thecourt
court house next Monday night to tonominate toI toi
i I nominate candidates for city cityofficials clt cltofficlats cityofficials
officials Let all who are inter interested ittercstcd h ter terI ¬
I ested in having only good men in inoffice inoffice I Iofficc
office be on hand and see that only onlysuch onlysticlt I Isuch
such arc put up fof fo candidates candidatesThey c1t1didatesThey candidatesThey
They all Talk Fair FairIt FairIt
1 It has been the editors privilege privilegeto
to meet a number of ourprominenj ourprominenjcitizens our prominenS prominenScltizcns prontinenjcitizens
+ citizens lately and without a asingle asingle asingle
single exception they favor DeSoto DeSotohaving DeSotohaving DeSotohaving
having all exhibit at the State Fair Fairat Fairnt FairI
I at Tampa this fall Sheriff Free Freeman Freeman Freeman ¬
man says he has talked with wlt1m a good goodmany goodmany goodmany
many people on the subject lately latelyand latelynnd latelyand
and that most of those who oppos opposed OPPOScd opposed ¬
ed an appropriation for an exhibit exhibitlast exhibitlast exhibitlast
last year are now in favor of it for forthis forthis forthis
this year yearWe yearWe yearS
S We trust our County Commis Commissioners Commissioners Coinntisstoners ¬
sioners will bear in mind the con condition condition condition ¬
dition of the roads and weather weatherand wcatherand weatherI
I t and not expect the people to get gettogether gettogether getf4
f4 together to agree upon this matter matterWe matterWe matterWe
We find that the people are divided dividedinto dividedinto dividedinto
into classes the one vigorously vigorouslyfavoring vigorouslyfavoring vigorouslyr
r favoring an appropriation and the theother thcothcr theother
other with a lukewarm interest interestthat intcrestthat interestthat
that is favorable altho not yet yetaggressive yetnggressivc yetI
I I aggressive aggressiveWe
I We trust our commissioners will willat willat willat
at their next meeting take the thematter themattcr
1 matter up and decide that DeSoto DeSotocannot DeSotocannot DeSotocannot
cannot afford to be left out De DeSoto DeSoto DeSoto
Soto wants her share of prosperity prosperitythe
the coming winter and we should shouldnot shouldnot shouldnot
not neglect the very best chance chancefor chancefor chancefor
for advertisement that the year yearaffords ycaraffords yearaffords
affords affordsThe affordsThc affordsE
E The people who deserve and get getprosperity getprospcrity
1 prosperity are those who advertise advertiseand advertiseand advertisei advertiseand
i and work for it The lazy and in indifferent indifferent indifferent ¬
different need not expect it itPresbyterian itPresbyterian
Presbyterian Church ChurchRev ChurchRev ChurchRev
Rev H Keigwin state statri supply supplyServices supplyServices supplyServices
Services next Sunday at 11 and andUnion andUnion andUnion
Union Service at Methodist church
730 p m mRally mRatly mi
i Rally Day services will be ob observed obscrvcd observed ¬
served in the Sunday Su day ay school in instead instead instead ¬
stead of the regular order ordcrof of exer exercises excrcises exercises ¬
cises cisesA cisesA cisesA
A cordial invitation is given to toevery toevcry toevery
every scholar who W1O has ever been beenconnected beenconnected beenconnected
connected with the school to be bepresent beprcsent bepresent
present on this occasion occasionA
A beautiful celluloid button buttonbearing buttonbcaring buttonbearing
bearing scripture mottoes and andscenes andscenes andS andscenes
scenes will be given to every everyscholar everyscholar everyscholar
scholar in attendance as asa a souvenir souvenirof
of the occasion Parents of the thechildren thechildren thechildren
children are especially invited invitedThe invitcdThe invitedThe
The Ladies Aid Society will willhold winhold willhold
hold an ice cream entertainment entertainmentnext entertainmentnext
next Tuesday night in one of the thenew thencw thenew
new buildings in the Morqus block blockProceeds blockProcccds blockProceeds
Proceeds to assist in painting the thechurch thechurch thet thechurch
t church Every J very one cordially in invited invitcd invited ¬
t vited old young and middleaged middleagedMrs mlddleageqMrs
5 Mrs W A Brown Dead DeadThe DeadThe DeadThe
The many friends of Mrs Ollie OlliePuckett OlliePuckett OllkPuckett
Puckett Brown will learn with withsorrow withsorrow withsorrow
sorrow of her death that occurred occurredat cctuTcdat
at her home in Arcadia Arc dht on last lastFriday lastFriday
Friday afternoon Mrs Brown Brownhad BrownhReI Brownhad
had been ailing for some some months monthsbut monthsbut monthsbut
but no one one anticipated her death deathwhich deathwhich deathfr
fr i which came therefore as as a great greatshock greatshock greatj
j shock to her friends and relatives relativesthroughout relativ relativesthroughout s sthroughout
throughout DeSoto county Cut Cutdown Cutdown Cut Cutdown
down in the prime of womanhood womanhoodwe womanhowe wotnatihood wotnatihoodwe
we cannot understand this death deathwhich deathwhich deathwhich
which took from her l er family a de devoted devoted devoted ¬
voted wife and mother moth 1 + y a kind kindneighbor kindrie kitedneighbor
neighbor rie gJtborhud and much llmcli loved i ve4 daughter daughterand daughterand
and sister sisterFuneral sist sistFuncrnl sisterl sisterFunerall
Funeral Funerall services were we held at atthe atthe t tthe
l the Baptist B ltist church c1 Urch 61 6j1Saturdriy 6j1Saturdriyy on Saturdayra Saturday
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afternoon Rev H E Carlton Carltonofficiating Carltonofficiating Carltonofficiating
officiating and burial at the Ar Arcadia Arcadi Arcadia ¬
cadia cemetery cemeteryMrs ccmctcryMrs cemeteryMrs
Mrs Brown leaves a husband husbandfour husbandfour husbandfour
four children one a babe of less lessthan lessthan lessthan
than a week father and mother motherMr motherMr motherMr
Mr and Mrs P S Pearce and a anumber nnumber anumber
number of brothers and sisters to tomourn tomourn tomourn
mourn her loss She was a con consistent CO co1tsistent l lsistcnt ¬
sistent member nt n1ber of the Baptist Baptistchurch Baptjstchurck Baptistchurch
church and a td a loyal truehearlcd truehearlcdwoman trueheartcwoman trueltearfcawoman
woman who will be greatly missed missedThe n1 itrisscdThe scl sclThe
The heavy rainfall rainfall of the past pasOfew pastfcw pastfew
few weeks has made the little littlestreams littlestrcams littlestreams
streams into wide deep rivers riversFrank riversFrank riversFrank
Frank Horton and party return returning returning returnlug ¬
ing from a camp c tutp hunt at the lakes lakesat takesat
at night Sunday last instead of ofstriking ofstriking ofstriking
striking the bridge at Joshua Creek Creekdrove Creekdrove Creekdrove
drove in the darkness into the thewater thewater thewater
water beside it and the whole wholeparty wholeparty wholeparty
party carriage and all got a dUck dttcking dUcking ducking
ing They cut the horses loose looseand looscand looseand
and rescued themselves but doubt doubtless doubtless doubtless ¬
less it is an experience they will willnot wl11not willnot
not care to repeat repeatFlorida repcatFlorIda repeatL repeatFlorida
Florida State fair pairTo fairTo FairTo
To date although the work has liasbeen hasbecn hasbeen
been under way little over a month montha
a total of seventeen counties have havebeen havebecn havebeen
been enrolled In the State Fair Fairmovement Fairmovement Fairmovement
movement these counties having havingappointed havingappointed havingappointed
appointed commissioners to collect collectproducts cotlcctproducts collectproducts
products for exhibition and made madeappropriations madeappropriations madeappropriations
appropriations to enable the com commissioners commissioners cotninissioners ¬
missioners to collect such products productsAssurances prouuctsAssurauces productsAssurances
Assurances have been received receivedthat reccivedthat receivedthat
that at least ten other counties will willenter willentcr willenter
enter the movement at the next nextregular nextrcgular nextregular
regular meeting of the county com commissioners commissioners colnmissioners ¬
missioners With these additions additionsthere additionsthere
there will be represented at the theFair theFair theFair I
Fair a much larger number of ofcounties ofcounties ofcounties
counties than ever before partici participated participatcd participated ¬
pated in any southern states fair fairand fnlrand fairand
and a very pleasing feature is that thatthe thatthe thatthe
the counties represent every section sectionof
of the state thereby guaranteeing guaranteeingan
an even greater diversity of ofproducts ofproducts ofproducts
products that were represented at atthe atthe atthe
the Fair last year Counties that thathave thathave thathave
have never before interested them themselves tbemselves themselves = ¬
selves in Florida Fairs owingto owingtothe owing to 5tothe tothe
the success achieved last year yearhave yearhave yearhave
have entered the movement with a amost amost amost
most commendable degree of en enthusiasm ent1msiasm enthusiasm ¬
thusiasm which will result to their theirbenefit the theirbenefit r rbcnefit
benefit and that of the state at atlarge atlarge atlarge
large largeSince largeSince largeSince
Since the work of advertising advertisingFlorida advertisingFlorida advertisingFlorida
Florida and the coming State Fair Fairbegan l Fairbegan < air airbegan
began little more than a month ago ngobetween agobetwccn agobetween
between 8000 and 10000 letters lettershave lcttershave lettershave
have been sent to prospective prospectivesettlers prospcctiVfsettlers prospectivesettlers
settlers in 111 every section of the theUnited theUnitcd theUnited
United States these letters being beingsent beingsent beingsent
sent out by the Fair Association Associationand Associationand
and the industrial departments of ofthe ofthe offthe
the great railway systems inter interested interested interested ¬
ested President T 1 J L Brown Brownof
of the Fair Association has re received rcceived e eceived ¬
ceived between 3000 and 5000 5000replies 5000rcplies 5000replies
replies from people who are nrede nredeirous de desirous desirous ¬
sirous of attending the Fair and andlearning ancllearning
learning learning of of the resources of f Flori Florida1 Floripet Floridd ¬
pet and it is evident ev deht that the at attendance attendance ¬
tendance tendance of homeseekers front fromother frontothcr frontother
other states will be even larger largerthan largcrthan largerthan
than that of last year During the thecoming th thc thecoining
coming c mlng week the Fair Association Associationwill Associationm
will m send sendt to the states of the north northwest northwest northwest ¬
west and east a total of 20000 at attr attractive
tractive tr ctlve advertising pamphlets pamphletscalling patllplJ1clcaltingattentiol1 pamphletscalling
caltingattentiol1 calling attention to the Fajrand Fajrandadvertising Fair and andadvertising andadvertising
advertising every every section of Florida FloridaThe FloridaThe FloridaThe
The railroads r railroadsare are are also sending sci1dln out outthdusands ou outthousands t tthdUs
thousands thdUs uds of attractive advertising advertisingpamphlets advertisingpamphlets advertisingpamphlets
pamphlets and andwiUsel1d will send special specialagentsto specialagents specialagentsto
agentsto agents to the northwest to call c l1 at attention atntion atlention ¬
tention ntion to the extremely extrcni ly low rates ratesoffered ratesoffered ratesoffered
offered in honor of the Fair Ff lr and andbring mudbring tUIUbri
bring bri g settlers to Florida Every Everyman Everyman Everyman
man and every eV every ry woman wamai having a afriend nfdend afriend
friend in 11 other oth r states should write writeand writeand writeand
and tell them of 0 the Fair and Flor Florida Florida t lor lorida ¬
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way way official he 4 < < = will probabty 1 > roba1 > lr tell t 1t yOn yOnthat J JUmt youthat
that they mean Too Ioolt out ther th r Ts is more morecoming morcCmh morecoming
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