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ffi ii h GAINESVILLE In FLORIDA TUESDAY DECEMBER f5 v 5 1903 NO 67 7 II
THE TURPENTINE TURPENTINEWOODSJNDMEN TURffNTiNW000SAND
WOODSJNDMEN WOODSJNDMENOne WOODS W000SAND AND MEN MENO
One O C of Floridas s Biggest Money MoneyMaking Ione IoneMaking
Making Industries Industriest IndustriesHOW Industries1I0WTHE IndustrieshOW
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HOW 1I0WTHE THE GUM BUM IS SECURED SECUREDFrom SECUR SECURIDl SECURIDIrom D Du DFrom
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From Pine Tree to Market Via Vltthe Viahc VIahqPIIIIcyTic
the hc hqPIIIIcyTic PUtlllery l lIlerY The Coloredl1an Colored ColoredMan coloredMari
Man Part PartV PartTo PartQOwho
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To t QOwho one OIlewbowasboll1 who was born and ralsad in inn InUltprlJtlne liia
n turpentine country cOllnt nnil knows the bus busIncss hll hllIncss IU1ncss
Incss frotu A to 10Z Z it Is amusing tb heM IIMIsoltte heMsOll 1icr8ott
soltte sOll people talk about the business busin ss am amask 01111 01111ask aiilak
ask questions qU sllol1 1 About how t1 tle e spirits and androsin an andro3lu < 1 1t
t rosin ron Is obtained < 1 where consumed atu atuwllat alill alillwli alwilat
wllat wli it for or etc Jtls It Ttsa1o Is also amusing alii us II to read readsome
some 9 deJciipUuDs 1 eCI cllphJlls of turpentine farms farmswottc farnstQ09 arnls arnlsrtoo
wottc rtoo toos s etc c thai Ial sometimes sOill tlUles find findtlielryavjnlo findt fifllttctrayjtito
tlielryavjnlo t lr yJIIi print printiNotwftUlUitUni printlNohittU printthe
iNotwftUlUitUni lNohittU I1clnltbe the fact act that the tur turpentine turfpMflln turpthttn ¬
pentine 1 ami uatahtores stores business bIIlShl ss is and anillias andhas andha9
has been fIhe1t of ithe the last 1 tpast pastseveral pa5t seeral tears tearsonVofFldrltjas searsodb ears earsolf
onVofFldrltjas olf odb FMrh1l leading l i dlllg industries 1lIIlus1rlfsthere 1lIIlus1rlfsthereIllp there thereare therek
are k comparatively Illp rtlvely few ew men in ll in the State Staletoifayias StatetQ StatetQ4ayaslde
toifayias tQ ay sdt < k rdui r m those who wh are in some someway sOlliewal sonicway
way engaged elRq eligGc J III the business who wlo seem saclntoIIan seemto seemtoJie
to toIIan hay e anything like a correct C > rrectlcleao rrectlcleaoluiW idea ldeaof ldeaofhLW of ofhow
how crude tnrpcdtlne Is secured how howmaAufactrfred ho homd howrniniacttred
maAufactrfred md rachred how the manufactured pro prodials prodlicri prodtIcJ
dials dtIcJ P4 disposed of f or for what pur purpori purpoi purpc
poi poriMany pc
Many raiifnieu ati men l Q who can cauglve give Ive correct Infor InforrioMonoii luCoru Infor4Ioi
rioMonoii u 4Ioi l9ii0l1ijlltjs od almost any illlY other ier subject they theyattempt theyat theyat
attempt at ul ij i l to tltlk 9 tjlk on will tell you ou that the theturpentine th tht1rvcntlne theturpentthe
turpentine operators have destroyed destroyedabout destroyea destroyedabutalIthe
about a abutalIthe uhU all the pine timber tI nber In IlIlte the country countrybycutting countrybYcutlhtg countrybycuttIg
bycutting immense notches not hes In the thetrees thette thetrtd
trees tte sjand and then hating niggers to go goto gotb gotb
tb eitery ery6ne 6ue of t those ll oS notches once onceevery oncee onceeirywcekaiiiI
every e eirywcekaiiiI ry week ekillllli6CratchlI and scratch n streak there therecausing thereca therecaiishiig
causing ca slll the 1 tree to bleed itself to death deathSome deathSouie deathSonic
Some have declared de llIr = l that the trees all fall falldojjp faildon alldemnand
don demnand and die because of the thecutti notches IllIotchescutlq notchescutln
cutln them every time the wind blows blowsThey blowsthey bhowsThey
They dont seem s ellito to think tint felling the thetreeaadd thetreehaud thetreeaud
treeaadd sawing sawfu them into lumber is one onehalfa one onehalhidestrlictlveto onelalradestrtiotive
halfa halhidestrlictlveto destructive to them as aslf is i cutting cuttingthose cuUllIgtl cuttingtioe
those tl OSe aiot notches b3afld JandhteelllIlA nnd bleeding the trees treesThey trees treesJ trCesThey
They J ey will wlttteH tell you oii that every three or orfour orCoui orfour
four weeks wj ks a nigger is sent around to toevery toevery toevery
every one of fthose c those notches uotchesl1ucl pud with witha
a big iron Jr spoon SPQ9I he scrapes out the thegum thegum i ig1m
gum that has accumulated a < in those thoseriotchea tbosri thoseiotcIies
riotchea ri tch s pats It 1tlnn Itin In a big wooden bucket bucketempties hllcketeDptl bucketetks
empties s the bucket Into a bfg lfgbarrel barrel until untilIt llItHIt
It Is 1 frill then In another illiollierbarrel barrel and so soon s son soIICII
on until alt atttIfC tlfe ti ii notches l t hes are cleaned cleanedout
out They describe the entire business businessfrom bushlCSSCrom businessrota
from rota beginning to toend end nd but b their discrip discriptonglve3 III discriptin scriptlon
tonglve3 tin glV glys s no noole one ic an a Intelligent under understftnjjlng und r retL
stftnjjlng 14 etL gl ingf f tWbuslns Jb bt Iue and ai often or e 1 dose dosethe closetlu doseth
the th IqrpJn t tqrpihti rpn ine I operators op fa or8 a great QreatlnIusllc QreatlnIusllcn Injustice Injusticenow
4 < n now w jr n19 > is isrho HONK HONKTho F FTho
Tho turpentine naval IH1V ll stoes st es man manboys manbtlys manbtiyE
boys or oj leases i1C J Ills ti tltllber tuber for or d given givenpric givenPII givenptice
pric per pe r acre or per thousand It by bythe bythe bythe
the acre of couue > e the wore denscy Urn Urnbered tll11b timbcrcd
bered b c1t theJand hZau n < I d the cheaper c t per comes his histurpentine histurpcntf histurpontIzL
turpentine privilege prfvilegebu but bu if Uby by the thous thousand th thousand us usand ¬
and it matters not so much whether the theland Weland lieland
land 1 dtttsly 11 or sparely sprs1yt1niberctL p ralytlll timbered berct1 Some Someacres Scmeacr Sotueacresmafhave
acres acr acresmafhave s1 may ta have av ill shore ore than ten tlnieias tlnieiasmuch tllllcla9wu tinie4nsmuh
much wu t timber on them as UEOitle tome others othershave o oliesbXe hers hersh
have h bXe Xea and a ii l the ilie cost to the operator o operatoYlsin operatoYlsinprop ioltor is in inproportion InproporUol
proportion prop rUoi to othe o the amount of timber tlUl timb erop eropthel rori rorithe on onthe
the thel land landTho landThe n nThe
The operator puts putanicn uta men usually ne negroes negroes tiegroes ¬
groes in the woods during the winter wintermonths winterwOlJths wintErmonths
months wOlJths and hd with wlthlbng long lOn narrow lIarr w axes axesmftcje axesI axesne
mftcje Jw j a I tfie e purpose P tVose and k known kti lo vii n as asMslne asares s stt
tt Mslne ep < < n9 box i x axes they box boxCUQt boxCUQtnof1i cot cotthe fotnotch
notch the timber The pine trees treeswiU t treeswflUear ees eeswlP
wiU wflUear bear ar from Cro frornpiie one to tooouror tofQur four or five boxw boxwto boxistoIbejseebuttwoboxes
to t the t etreebutlVoboxeslsa Aree but two boxes Is n very veryfalr veryfalr8l fair fairavenge fairavagefor
avenge 8l avagefor geCorthe for the average n erage Florida pine tree treeTfitdiboxes treeTIi treeTt
Tfitdiboxes TIi boxes ate nol floti what would ordina ordinarily onllnarlally onUnarlally ¬
rlally be leaned boxes but pockets pocketsmight pocketsw pockEtsmilit
might w t t seem il e to be e a more appropriate appropriatenamefor appropr1atena approprhtenpef
namefor na efor r them though they are called calledboxes caU caUIlbQ calledb9e
IlbQ boxes throughout tl turpeuttriedom tu uUledQm The Thepockets Th ThIlpaokct TheIpookets
pockets or r liboxes boxes where thetreels thetreelslarge the tree la lalarge Islarge
large enough to bear it are usually from
6 to 7 Inches deep from rom 3 54 to 4 Inches Inchesin
in the thqback back and 12 to to13 13 Inches across acrossthe acrOssth
the th lace Few men who are Irenot not ac acquainted a aquaut acquaipt ¬
quainted quaut d with the business would know knowwhat knowwb knowwbatla
what wb wbatla ris is meant meautby by these dimensions dlnlenslon9and dlnlenslon9andw and andwe andwe
we w are r frank to confess that a word ex expfanatlon expfJn cxptn
pfanatlon pfJn Uol1 is IsiL a difficult task but the tur turpentine turpenUne turpenfinc ¬
pentine hand readily understand it itWhen ItW itWhen
When W en he is told by the foreman that he hemnst heI1l18t liemust
must cut ut a 6 634 3 tf and 13 inch box he heunderstands hennc1eratands lienn4erstands
understands that the box must be 6tf 6tfinches 6 6In 6Inches
inches In deep down toward the root of the thetree thetree thettee
tree from where the th axe enters the open opening opening openng ¬
ing ng must mw be 3 inches from the bark on onthe ontbe ontho
the tree tr cdn in toward the center and 13 in inches Inobe Inchits
chits across or around on the outside of ofthe attbetree ofthetree
the tbetree tree He understands that the box is isto IIto Isto
to be bowlshaped b9 lblped or hollowed out ou so sothat sothatn sothit
that thatn U will holdabout a quart of gum gumMost guruMoat gumMost
Most turpentine hands know just how to toshape tpahape t tshape
shape the box but many of them will willfail willCall willfail
fail to do it right if the inspector will willallpw wiltI1lpwthemo willalpw
allpw I1lpwthemo them y > do so When one is told toldby toldb toldby
by b the 1e inspector Inpec r to stump ont a box boxhe boxhe boxhe
he understands Ulld ritaiicjs W1 < that he is wanted to do dothe dothe dothecatting
the thecatting < catting next to the sap of the tree treeand treejand treesand
and toot ot go in BO o far toward the center centerarid centerad centeradd
arid ad I when the tb boxes are thus properly properlycut properlycutUje
cut cutUje cu they do not injure the timber timb r as asbadly asba asba
badly ba lb as some sonit believe they ey do doFrom doIf doFQm
From If ijl z to i lJi ij cent centcach each is the price priceusually priceusualtt priceusually
usually paid for C fo cutting these boxes and andmany andmant andmany
many ablebodied men can cut from 100 100to 100tOl5 zooto
to tOl5 150 iooi of them ia a day Ten thousand thousandfive
five hundred of oCtheSe these boxes boxesusually usually cov covering coveriIlJ11J1are coYnazara ¬
ering eriIlJ11J1are nazara an area of from 125 s to 200 200is acres acresU acfCSlia
U lia a fri fiji ml l1ICf01 crop and a good chipper can cancKp canc canCJpcop
cKp c CJpcop p crop ci p fa froai fr m 4 to 5 days yt and an gen g genI n
I
1
crally crnll g ets ts ft 5 and RII n weeks wcek 1I rations rntl lls fo fodoing rotlollI for fordoIng
doing lollI It The chipping called b bsome bv bvome byolIe
some scratching is done with a too toocalled tool toolcalled tooleahied
called a hack and Is made for or the pur purpos purpos
pos 1 ° Chipping Clilppitiginoaiis moans the putting of offresh ofi a arehi
i fresh streak directly over c CCI cl box boxonccn Lo Loollce boxonce
once a week Hy y the streak is mean meanthe meant meantthe meantthe
the cutting of o the sap of the tree Ghoul obouone Ghoulone abouton
one on Inch deep and about onehalf oneliahfjncl oneliahfjnclup Inch inclup Inchup
up the tree 50 that the cut can be kept keptresh keptfresh
fresh and bleeding or running as the theturpentine thetllrpentlnemellll theturpentine
turpentine tllrpentlnemellll tllrpentlnemellllWhere men say sayWhere sa saWhere
Where the timber is good for or tur turpentine tllropelltlne turpentine
pentine 3 or 4 of these oncea onceaweek onceaweekstrenks onceaweekstreaks week weekstreaks
streaks will cause the tree to bleed eriough erioughto
to fill the box below belowallli and then with wIthia flat flaIroif 11atIrolf flatiroif
Iroif shaped to fit the box and all nudcalled < l called a aturpentine atnrientInc
I
turpentine dipper the boxes are emptied emptiedthe
the gum put Into barrels of about 50 o gal galIons gallOlls galIons
Ions capacity hauled to the distillery 111 am amconverted and andcOIIertedlnto andconverted
cOIIertedlnto converted Into spirits liplrltsor of turpentine and androstri amIroshl antiroslil
rostri For this dipping the he hands are nrepaid arepaid arepaid
paid front roul 30 to 40 cents a barrel and a agood ii iigpo agood
good gpo < l dipper can dip from 3 to 5 barrels a nclay aday aday
day dayFrom
From a well ell filled barrel of crude gun guncan gUI1can guiltcan
can be extracted from rout 12tO 13 gallons gallonsof galtonlorsplrltsofturpentillc gallonsofepirits
of orsplrltsofturpentillc ofepirits spirits of turpentiue which whlch1eavesabout whlch1eavesabouta wimicliJeaves leaves about abouta
a commercial coul erclat barrel 280 lbs IbsJ of rosin rosinRosn rolIlI roiuRosiii
Rosn I tells sehlsaccordItig according to its grade and andthereilase andtherelaJelllauy audthereaze
thereilase therelaJelllauy many grades The Th two finest finestgrades finestgradesnre finestgrades
gradesnre grades are WWlln V VW W and W G water white whiteand whitennd whiteand
and window glass and cannot be made madeexcept lIIadeexcept niadeexcept I
except from virgin gum gUllithat that produced producedthe
the first year after the boxes are cut cutand cutandth cutandtheefficiency and andthe
the efficiency th and an care of the th man who whoruns vhoruns ho horuns
runs the dlstilcry has much to do with withgrades withgrades withgrades
grades of rosin made madeIn IIluleIn imiadelii
In Florida the boxes are usually worked workedtwo
two or three to four rouror or five years In Inthe Inthe Inthe
the Carolinas and Georgia they have been beenworked beenworked beenworked
worked AS many mall as twenty years and andpines andpilles andpines
pines arc often reboxed which is called calledbackboxing cattedbackho calledbackhoxliig
backboxing backho llIg and then lieu virgin gum is issecured Issecuretl Issecured
secured again againAt
At tills time spirits and rosin r03InA11 r03InA11gralle ro3iullgrailes all allgrades
grades of rosin r slii is bringing a fancy price priceTurpentine priceTurpentine priceTurpentIne
Turpentine men are making money moneybut nlolle nlollebut moneybut
but there lire only n few people who whounderstand whoullelerstnUll whounderstand
understand anything tiny thing about > out the tli trials and andexpense alldexpellSIJ andexpense
expense expellSIJ they have to t encounter Timber Timbermil TImberamid
mil supplies are ar up in price labor is isvery Isvery Isvery
very unreliable and Amlnany many other difficul difficulties dlfficultllS ¬
ties confront the turpentine turpentilletuen men They Theyntu Eheyaft
aft usualy lsual n bigJieartcd liberal set of ofmen oCnlell ofimiemi
men aud our on PI ownkuowledgeofthe knowledge of the busi business business bushess ¬
ness enables ns n9toknow to know that the bus business buslIIC busucis ¬
ness IIC 8 Is Isnol not understood by the average averageclleu Iveragecll7eu averagecLizen
clleu and itt it bad effect clToctou on timber thnberlsrcltI Is Isexaggerated isremtly
rcltI remtly exaggerated exaggeratedHOLUOWAYIN exn exaggeratedIIOLIOWAYIN geratefl gerateflIfOLIOW
HOLUOWAYIN IfOLIOW A V IN PALATKA PALATKAVint PALA PALATKAVhiittlme TKA TKAhtthe
Vint htthe the Ialntka News Has to Say Sayof
of him as a Candidate CandidateThe
The iilatlta News Nesln In speaking of the thelikifl thelIIe thep
p > likifl me1 timet1mg ting lurid in that city last lasti laltlll1tslnflllsht
i V cdiusla lll1tslnflllsht night haS hnsUIt the following to tony toa toay
> ny a of 1rof Holloway HollowayProf
Prof W V M Hollounyof 1IoIlOR or Gaines Gainesville Galncl1lIIe GaInesthie ¬
ville candidate for State Superintendent Superintendentof
of Public Instruction rllstrll tlon was next Introduced l
hit the hour uas Svalate VII late late and many I of the theaudience tll tll811111ence timeaudience
audience had the put puttne me in my little littlejed1 lHtlebed littlebe11
jed1 bed fever Many encoiisaged eiico leo slige sged < 1 Hie lie feel feelng leelIng feellug
lug ng and went home They missed some something sOUlethfng sonictiming ¬
thing Prof Holloway is a man who whocndws whoklldws whokiidws
cndws how ho to get his audience good oollna oollnatllred im imured natureil
ured and keep them so He told of the thetot thehot thehot
hot times he had been having in his home homecounty homecounty homecounty
county with his opponent Supt Sheats Sheatsand Sheatsolld Sheatsnud
and it was funny Then he recited rccltcdlll rccltcdlllbrief in inbrief inbrief
brief his autobiography In a modest man manner tilanner thanncr
ner and showed something ol his ac acco acconptlshmcllts acconplisliuieiits
co npllshuicnts lie also showed why h he hethought hethought liethought
thought Mr Sheats had outlived his offi official official olflcial ¬
cial usefulness Mr Holloway was brief briefHe brierlie brieflie
lie had respect for his audiences tired tiredceling tlretlCcellng tiredfeeling
feeling and his own oW I throat which had hadgot hailgot badgot
got raspy from overtaking In Alachna Alachnalluf
lint he caught cal gllt the people pe le and they saw sawhe sawhtw8c sawlirwas
he htw8c was constructed of the right rlgt t material materialor
for or a good state superintendent lIe lisa liasutndreds haahundreds lisahundreds
hundreds of warm supporters ifere l ere and andwill andwill andwill
will gain more moreAdvertised 1II0rdverUsed morEdvertI5Cd
Advertised Letters LettersList Ldter1lst LettersList
List of unclained letters in the post postoffice postoffice postoffice
office at Gainesville Fla for or the woek woekending woekelidlug woekeuding
ending Decu 1903 Persons calling callingfor
for same should say advertised and give givedate givedate givedate
date One cent Is due on each letter letterIADIK3 letterIADIJ letterLADIES
LADIES IADIJMrs LADIESMrs IADIK3Mrs
Mrs W E Calhoun Miss Mamie MamieFlarnon MamleFlamou IamleFlamon
Flarnon Miss Sussle Hodson Mrs Julia JuliaYooge lullaVouge JulIaVonge
Yooge
CBSTIEMEN CBSTIEMENF G r131 EN ENF ENp
F C IJrowni rownl F I E Cellon Porn FomFreeman Iomerreeman PornFreeman
Freeman Arthur Harvln Onia Johnson JohnsonC
C L W V Jones J W Smith Robert RobertSimmons RobertSimmons RobertSimmons
Simmons Robert Ro rt Walker WaJl ¼ < er Jonnle Whit Whitcer Whitkerf Whitker
kerf cer
G J Anxow P I M MJacksonville M4ackonvhiIC I IJ IJacksonville
J
Jacksonville Hotel HotelThe HotelThe HotelThe
The New ew Travelers TrlueleraHotei Hotel II W V Han Hancock Itancock ilancock
cock proprietor and R W Campbell Campbellslstant as assistant assistant ¬
sistant manager is the place to itop itopwhen itopwhen Stopwhen
Nice Nicerooms Nicerooms Nicerooms
to Jacksonville
when you 011 go
rooms good table fare reasonable rates ratesand ratesand ratesand
and centrally locatedon Day street tree In Inbusiness Inbusiness inbusiness
business center Mr Campbell is of ofWaldo orWaldo ofWaldo
Waldo Alachua county and it will af afford aCom a aford
ford him pleasure to treat nicely people peoplefrom peopleCroUl peoplefrom
from his home county when they go to toWhin toJacksonville toJacksonville
Jacksonville JacksonvilleWhen
Whin When you you go to Jacksonville and want wanteood wantgOOl wantgoo4
fare and polite l01lte attention at reason reasonble reasonable
eood Sort gOOl able cost Inquire for the Travelers Ho Hoteland 110tel lb lbtel
when to Green Cove CoveSwings CoveSprings CoveSprings
teland tel and you go
Springs stop stoP at the Riverside Hotel of ofwhich o owllieb ofwliIch
which Mr Hancock is also proprietor proprietorFor
For Sheriff SheriffTo
To the Voters of Alachua County CountyI
I heieby announce mvself a candidate candidatefor
for th thlt office of Sheriff subject to the theaction tbeaction theaction
action of the next Democratic F primary primaryIf ry ryIf
If elated I promise to dW discharge BfJJ the thedutlel theduties
duties cf the office offi e to totbe the very best of my myability myability I Iability
ability and I solicit solfcitthe the support of o all allvoters al1votera au auvoters
voters at atlhe the polls pollsRespectfully I IRespectluUr
Respectfully I
W WCflAGW WCflAGWI CIAGVJt CIAGVJtI
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S SI EDUCATIONAL EDUCATIONALASSOCIATION EDUCATIONALASSOCIATION EDUCATIONALASSOCIATION
ASSOCIATION ASSOCIATIONTo
To Be December 30 to January i iInAtlanta IInAlIanta iIllAtlalIta
InAtlanta Ga GaTO GarorEAeIIEus
TO TEACHERS AND OFFICERS OFFICERSWill
Will Be Profitable Proflt ble Meeting MeetingSecretary 1cctlngSc MeetingSecretary
Secretary Sc r < < tnry or Manager will willGive willat vIhIOlve
Give at V Information InformationTo Info rmatlon rmatlonTo
To teachers and school officers ofiI era of Flor Florida llorId Ploritla ¬
ida Id and their friends The fourteenth fourteenthmeellnig fourteenthnueetliuig ollrteel1thnleellmg
meellnig of the Southern Educational As Association AIlocallon Association ¬
sociation will be held In Atlanta Gi GiDecember G1DCembcr GiDecember
December 30 1903 to January I 1904 1904This 1904rhls 1904This
This promises to be a very er profitable profitabcmeeting profitableIIIlctlng profitabteniectiuig
meeting A most interesting program in inwhich Inwhch Inwhilchi
which many of the leading lealllllJellucators educators of ofthe o othc oftime
the Uiiltcd States will participate has hasbeen hasbecl hasbeen
been prepared Unusual enthusiasm enthusiasmIs cllthuslnslllIsbellIS
IsbellIS Is being shown In the matter Atlanta Atlantapromises Atlalltapromises Atlantapromises
promises a royal reception to the teach tenchers teachera
ers and visitors and the Hub of the thevouth theollth theSouth
South never falls to meet her obllga obllgalions obllgatlons obligations
lions Members r elll bers of the reception com comnittee COllimlttee comimmittee
nittee W V M Slaton 1rln rill Boys High Highschool IIIghchoolj Highchioo1
school choolj chairman will wlllmed meet every train trainThe trnll1The tralmuTime
The Piedmont Hotel 1I0telisas has been b en selected seleclelol1heallluarters as asleadquarters asheadquarters
leadquarters but all hotels and boarding boardinglouics boardinghouses
hou houses louics es will give reduced rates ratesRailroad rntesRailroad ratesRailroad
Railroad Rates The rillroads will sell sellroundtrip scUroilndtrlp sellroniultdp
roundtrip tickets from rout all coupon sta stations statlQlIlln station ¬
tions tlQlIlln in the State at the price of one fare fareihs larphs farephs
phs ihs 35 25cellts cents plus f2 f 2 for membership membershipec
fee ec Tfckcts will be on sale December
29 for all points over 300 tulles from At Atauta AtlautaauI Atlauta
auta lautaauI anti on December 30 o for all points pointsvlthin polntlwithin pointswIthin
within 300 oo miles Tickets limited to toaininry tolanuary toJanuary
January 3 1904 19 < 4 to reach original orlglnalstarlfng orlglnalstarlfngpoint starting startingolnt startingpoint
point > olnt The shortest and quickest route routeIs
Is s via Georgia Southern and Florida Rail Railway Railway Railway ¬
way especially for or those leaving Lake LnkeClt LakeCity LakeCity
City Clt for Atlanta Atl nla Schedule leaves Jack Jacksonville Jacksonvllle Jacksonvihle ¬
sonville at 745 7 45 am a III and am 750 p m make 1111 1111lAke I ILake
lAke ake City 855 a m and 834 P Pfrom pIII pIIIrrol11 iii iiifroni
from Gainesville via G G to Samp Sampson Sallllson ¬
son Cty Fare I rc from ranI Jacksonville JacksonvilleMoio Jacksonville8oio
Moio Slo o from Lake City ity f9 f9Irograllls f9irogrmuims 9 9Programs
Programs and any further informaton informatonwill
will be gladly furnished upon application applicationo
to o U P 1 Hums Sec of Local Committee Committeeor
or to the undersigned undersignedCLHM
CLHM HAMPTON HAMPTONState 11 llAM1rowState AM11ON AM11ONState
State Mngr So lid Ass for Fla FlaGainesville FlaGahlelvl11e PloGaInesville
Gainesville Ma Dec to 1903 1903State 1903Slae 1903State
State papers Ill pers will please copy copyHB copyHE copytill
HB IS FOR STOCKTON STOCKTONA STOCKTONLllkelandlans
A Lakeland Lllkelandlans Alans Reasons for Favor FavorIng Favorng Favorlng
Ing ng Stockton
At Atthc UieDuval DuvlII Hotel 1I0te11n in Jacksonville last lastSaturday lastSaturday lastSaturday
Saturday night one gentleman was heard heardsay heardh
h t say to another IUl ther Who do you favor favoror favorfor favorfor
for or Senator Se ator Stockton was the ready readyanswer readyanswer readyanswer
answer and then the stockton man con coninued continued continued
tinued I never SAW Stockton in my myIfc mylICe mylife
lICe Ifc until a few nights ago I was on a arain atrahi atraiti
rain coming to Jacksonville and on the therain thetrain huetralim
rain was a man who seemed to be intox intoxcatcd IntoxIcntetl nutoxicated
catcd He was telling the passengers passengersbout passeugersabout passengersabout
about a letter he had received that thatrought thatbronght thatbrought
brought > to him great sorrow sorrowhe he seemed seeUledal1
all 11 broken up upsaid said he was on his way to toacksonvllle toJacksonvl1te toJacksonville
acksonvllle and wished some one would wouldssist wouldassist wouldassist
assist him from the train when it arrived arrivedhere arrivedthere arrivedthere
there and help him to get out to the theionic thehome thehionie
home ionic of some friends whom he said saidwould saidwould saldwould
would take care of him himAbout himAbout himtAbout
About the time he made the request requesthe
he train arrived at a Palatka and a man manwhom Ulanwhom izuanwhom
whom I afterwards learned was Jno N C CStockton CSockton CStockton
Stockton got on The Tbepoor poor fellow went wentver wentover wentover
over with his lii troubles to Mr Stockton Stocktonnd
and nd again said he wished some body bodywould bodywould i iwould
would assist him from rol1l the train when whcnlt it itrrived itarrived I I II Iarrived
arrived in Jacksonville and Mr Stock Stockton Stockton ¬ I
ton sald 11111 Ill help von OQ Ill tee that you youet yougd youget
gd et off all tight amid Ill help you to a ncarriage acarrlageI acarriage
carriage And he did I watched them themwhen tbeUlwhen themwhen
when the train stood still in the union unionepot Inlondepot iniondepot
depot John Stockton took that fellow by bylie bythe bythe
the lie ann assisted him through the crowd crowdat
at t the depot put him in a carriage and andnstructed andInstrucled andinstructed
instructed the driver where to carry him himo himto luiuuto
to o his friends As A that candidate for the theUnited theUnited timeUnited
United States StatcaSellate Senate was helping that thatKX thatpoor thatpoor
poor KX > r distressed unfortunate into that thatcarriage tbatCArriage thatcarriage
carriage I resolved to cast my vote for forno Corno forJno
Jno no N C Stockton and 10 < all I can for forilui Corhlw forhim
him I live In Lakeland and that act of oftockton 01Stockton ofStockton
Stockton will certainly increase his vote voten voteIn votein
In n that section sectionDeath ectlonOeatla ectiomiDeath
Death of a Oood Lady LadyCapt LadyCapt LadyCapt
Capt J A King of Orange Heights re reurn reo returned
turned urn ed to his home Sunday from his hisonner hi hifonnerhome hisformer
fonnerhome former onner home at Kings Klngslcrr1 Ferry where he hewent hewent hewent
went tq attend at elld the funeral and burial of ofils oChis ofhis
his mother motherwho who died suddenly of paraly paralyis
all is last Friday FridayThe FricIayThe FridayThe
The sad news of the death came to Mr MrKing MrKing
King in a telegram and until he received receivedlenews receivedthe
the lenews news of her death he thought she shewas 111ewas shewas
was as well as usual usualThe ulualThe usualThe
The good lady was stricken without withoutwarning withoutwarning withoutwarning
warning and never spoke after her loved lovednes lovedoncs lovedones
ones nes gathered about her and she lived livedut livedbut livedbut
but ut a abort while whileThe whileThe hlle hlleTbe
The death was a sad blow to Mr King Kingnd Kingand I Iand
and nd several other children of the deceas deceased deceaed ¬
ed who now reside in Florida and the theUr theStar lieStar
Star Ur extends sympathy to t the bereaved bereavedones
ones onesThe onesTheSTARIs1 nes nesThe
The TheSTARIs1 STAR is 1 a aYear aYear aYear
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MR MCUENS FUNERAL FUNHRALConducted FUNERALConducted FUNURALConducted
Conducted at Haptlst IhaptiatChurchm Church Sunday SundnjMaonlc Sunlll Sunllla60nlc SundayMasonic
Masonic Honors HonorsThe tlonorsThe honorsTIme
The remains of Mr 151 n n McCueu nn nnaccount nnoccount anaccount
account of whose end death nt atSt St Lukes LnkeiHospital Lukes1I0spllal LukesHospital
Hospital Jacksonville appeared in Ill Illdays Itl ItlIta itildays
days Ita a Star arrlyc < l in this city via UK UKSeaboard theSeaboofll timeSeaboard
Seaboard Air Line railroad Saturday and andwere 1111 amidwere < 1 1were
were laid Inl < l to rest in Hvergreen Cemetery CemeterySunday CelJleteryunclay Cemeteryunday
Sunday SundayThe unclayThe undayThe
The funeral services ervles were held heMin In the theFirst theIlltst timeVirst
First Baptist Church Rev J I 11 Hollcy Hollcywas 1I0Ue 1I0Uewas
was minister tnlnlstcrRlul mid Robt McClcllan f uncial runelaldirector fumiemaldIrector uncialdirector
director and a 1111 many III allY relatives and lid friends friendsof Irlell < ls lsof
of the deceased were present Iresellt Of near nearrelatives lIearrelatles uicerrelatives
relatives he leaves to mourn his sad sn < 1 death deatha
a step mother Mrs rs Ltllie McCucn and andiialf nlll nlllhalC amimihalf
half sister Mrs J H Walker In Santa SantaPC 51111Fe SantaFe1
PC Fe1 New Mexico and amid a sister sl tcr Mrs I IE F FTomklcs VI
E I Tomklcs of this city cityAfter cityArter cityAfter
After the services at the church the re remains relIIalns remnaimus ¬
mains were taken charge of by members membersof
of l li A M It Lodge lo < lgc No 41 of which he hewas hewas liewas
was n member and the burial was with withthe wllhthe withthe
the honors peculiar to the Masonic order orderA
A C L L Holiday Rates RatesHoliday Rfttes1I01hlay RatesIbolitlay
Holiday rates via Atlantic Coast CoastThe Line LineThe Limuerlie
The Atlantic Coast Line announce the therate th thrale therate
rate of one and onethird fares plus 35 35cents 25cents a acents
cents for the round 1Oun < 1 trip for Christinas Christinasholidays Chrlltlllllsholhlay Cliriatmtmaslmohidays
holidays Tickets will be sold 01 < 1 December December33aSt December2J25
33aSt inclusive December 30 o and 31 311U03 31lO3
1U03 January 1 with return retllrnllmlt limit Janu Januarv JanuIIry Jaiiunrv <
arv 41001 4 lOOt Teachers and students of ofschools orsch001s ofschools
schools and colleges will 111 be accorded accordedsame
same rate tickets to be sold December
1622 inclusive with return limit 11 III It Jann Jannary JRIIIInry Jamutiary
ary 8 1904 upon presentation of certifi certificate cCltllolte cettificate ¬
cate signed sIRU by superintendents princi principals lrlnclpala primucipals ¬
pals orprcsldenls All information cheer cheerfully cbeerflltty cheerfully
fully furnished furnishedw
W w J Craig General Passenger Agent AgentWilmington AcclltWIIIIIIIIJlon AgcmmtVi1rnIugtomi
Wilmington N C H M m < Bmcrson Bmcrsonradio EnlerlOllraffic Unuersonratflc
radio Manager Wilmington N C Cj W WH WII V VII
II Leahy Division lHvislolllII88enger Passenger Agent Sa Savaitnah 511nlulI1h Sitviuniahi >
vaitnah Ga T C White Division Pas Pasicneer Iaslenger lassenger
icneer Agent Tampa Fla Frank C CHoylston C110ylston Chloyhstomi
Hoylston Commercial Agent Jackson Jacksonvlllc Jacksonvllle Jacksonyule
vlllc Fla FlaTry IiaTrlllogans llaTry
Try Trlllogans Pagans market for best meats meatsRev meatsRev muicatsRev
Rev Vandtab Kills of o Alachua was wlIsllI wlIsllIUle in inthe 1mmlie
the city yesterday yesterdayJ
J F I Whclston of Mikesville is trans transacting transnctlllg tratusacting ¬
acting business in the city cityMr cityMr cityMr
Mr and all < l Mrs W V 0 Hague were III the thecity thecity liecity
city yesterday from Hague HagueHave lIagnelIave Haguehave
Have your ollr clothing dotblI cleaned at Owen OwenLlojds Owen1lod8 OwenLloyds
Lloyds Dye Works W rks July 14 tf tfMrs tCMrs tfMrs
Mrs 0 L I York of Arrcdondo was wasshopping wasIhopplng wasshopping
shopping In Gainesville yesterday yesterdayJ
J L 7 Medlln of Merldlth Merl < lth was a bust bustnest buslnel1 lnmalliess
nest visitor to Gainesville yesterday yesterdayC esterda esterdaC
C C Bawls of Montbrook was trans transacting trllnsacllng tramusacting
acting business in the city Saturday SaturdayAttorney IaturdayAttorney SiuturdayAttorney
Attorney Chris Matheson made a pro professlonal Ilroresslonal vrofessional
fesslonal visit to Arredondo yesterday yesterdayH
H W Tomklni a leading citizen of ofMicauopy atMlcllllopy ofMicatmopy
Micauopy wes transacting business here hereyesterday hereelterday lucreyesterday
yesterday
R S IJradley of Wncahoota Wncnhootaanil and D T TEnglish Tngllsh TEnglish
English of Tacoma were shopping in the thecity thecity thecity
city Saturday SaturdayMr
Mr and nl1 < l Mrs L CGracy C Gracy and children childrenof
of High Springs were shopping In the thecity thecity tImecity
city Saturday SaturdayW
W v J Mathews aprominent farmer farmercitizen CatUlercltlzcl1 famumercitizen
citizen of Donuie was among yesterdays yesterdaysvisitors yesterdaysvisitors esterclaysvlsltorl
visitors to the city cityMrs cItyMrs I IMrs
Mrs Millie Dozier of Jacksonville was wasthe wa wathe wastIme
the guest of her liersister sister Mrs II C Denton Dentonthe l leumtommthe > entonthe
the first of the week weekJno weekJno weekJmmo
Jno R Zetrouer one of the leading leadingcitizens Jelllllngclthens leadingcitizens
citizens ol Rochellc was at in Gainesville Gainesvilleon
on business yesterday yesterdayJudge yelten1ayullge yesterdayJudgejT
Judge JudgejT JT J T Stokes and all < l exJustice L 14Knight J JKnight JKnight
Knight were in the city cltyycltenlay yesterday from fromtheir Cromlhelr rota rotatheir
their homes at LaCrosse
0 V McQueen a prouilucnt citizen of ofthe orthe ofthe
the W Vest st End nd was in the city yesterday yesterdayfront cster ay ayrom
front rom his home at Lexington LexingtonMr
Mr and Mrs W V K Bryan left Tester Testerday Tcster1ay yciterday
day < for Micauopy where they will spend spenda
a few days with relatives and friends friendsMrs friendsMrs
Mrs Robinson and daughter of ofRhode orRhoeJe ofIthode
Rhode Island arrived in the city a Ii few fewdays Celdays fcuvdays
days ago and will spend the winter here hereMrs hereMra hereMrs
Mrs Dr I Flake left Sunday SuncIa evening for forArchef lorArcher forArcher
Archer where sbe will visit her children childrenand chftdrcnalld childrcmuamid
and grand children for a week or more moreM uiuoreM
M G Knight and F 1 D Atwater two twoof twoor twoof
of High Springs enterprising citizens citizenswere
were among the visitors to the city yes yesterday yesterday yesterday ¬
terday terdayGiddlngs terdayGlddlnjI terdayGiddings
Giddlngs Hair Grower does the work workFor workoor workFor
For oor Sale by Dr S I D Glddlngs Gaines Gainesville oalnesvll1e calnesville ¬
ville and the Iostoffice Drug Store and J JA JA 3A
A Stephens High Springs Fla FlaM FlaM ViaM
M W V Wooding acting oclln route agent agentfor agentlor agentfor
for the Southern Hxpress xt > rcsI Company bat liasreturned batreturned hareturned
returned from rain an extended visit to Ha Havana IIavana havans
vana Cuba CubaOld CubaOld CubaOld
Old newspapers sulUble for wrapping wrappingpurposes wrappingpufPOKt wrappingpurposes
purposes 15 i eta a hundred pr r 35 for 5 5cts 5ctl 5cts
cts at Tim STAR officer officerG
G W Rasterlln and A U l Summers Summerstwo
two prominent business men of High HighSprings JlfghSpringl HighSpring
Springs were transacting business In the thecity thecity thecity
city yesterday yesterdayIf
If jon want money to buy or build a aLome ahome ahome
home nay off mortgage or control fora foranrofltalile foranrotltAllle braurofitable
nrofltalile Inmlmcnt ice Mover MoverF lofcrF
F B Shnonton Micanopy W G GRichardson GRichardson CRichardson
Richardson Tacoma and Jno V Denton DentonLake DentonLake DentonLake
Lake View were among the shoppers In Inthe Intbe inthe
the city Saturday SaturdayIf
If it ills is 1 Job printing you ou want just ust send sendyour ielldorder sendyour
your order to the btarr It will have haveprompt havePfompt haveprompt
prompt attention and work and prices priceswill prfc prfcwill priceiwill
will suit you tf tfRev ttRev aRev
Rev J D Holley is I getting out his hisSouthern bllSouthern lii liiSouthern
Southern Baptist under very great disad disadvantages dl dlvn disadvantages ¬
vantages vn ges this week The type It having havingto
to be set by band and printers are arescarce arcacarce arescarce
scarce scarceFor acarceFor scarceFor
For the best fresh meats mealt and fancy fancyfamily fancyamlly fancyfamily
family groceries ICI go to J G uJlar1Old uJlar1Oldmarket Ilarrolds hlarroldsmarket Ilarroldsmarket
market two doors front opera operahouse house en entrance entrance entrance ¬
trance Phone No 25 j
G H Stewart StewartP
P O BOX 434 434Gainesville 434Gaincsvillc 434Gainesville
Gainesville Florida FloridaBoiler FloridaBoiler FloridaBoiler
Boiler Maker and andShoot nndShoet antiShoot
Shoot Iron WorkerepBi WorkerFepuhi1 Worker Workerrepait
repait epBi < Woi W Work O < H Specialty SpecialtyI peCiBIt peCiBItI
I i would bo glad to oar correspond oarrospond oorrespond ¬
respond with managers of ofotthor ofoithor ofeither
either high or low proosuro proDBuroollgincs prosauroonginos proosuroengines
engines
G H STEWART STEWARTP
P OUox 434 434Gainesville 434Gainosvillo 434GainoBvIIlo
Gainesville Fla FlaT PlaLI4
T LI4 L Weeks eeks Santn SnlllnIe FcJ N J Walton WaltonVacalioota WaltonWAcahootn WaltonWacaimootal
Vacalioota J K I Fugatc Alachua W WJ WJ WJ
J Lock Fannln and II M Mornn MornnCauipvillc MOMI1Caulpvllte MonnCouipvlhlc
Cauipvillc were among the business vis visitors visItors viaitors ¬
itors to the city yesterday yesterdayWe
We hope our readers rea < 1ers will read real both the thedisplayed thelIap1aetl timedisplaycti
displayed and amid local reader advertise advertiseincuts advertisemimenta
incuts In the Star and give II our advertis advertising al1ertflInl mulvertisImmg ¬
ing patrons a call Py so dolngthcy will willoblige willoblige willoblige
oblige us our patrons and themselves themselvesC
C II tIt Crisnmti of Micannpy and It 1 1Godwin 11 11Goelwln IIGodwimi
Godwin of High Springs I arc authorlml authorlmlto
to take subscriptions mid 0111 collect for or the thecame the6Rme thesame
came for The Star Sec them about It ItCtpt ItCpt itCapt
Ctpt Jno F I Jackson ammo of the most tnoitpopular ltI mostpopular < st stpoplliar
popular commercial travelers on the road roadand roadRII
and RII who owns large properly Interests In tcresl s in inLevy inLevy n n1tY
Levy county was WI In the city yesterday yesterdayand yesler < lay layalt
and last night from rolll his home nt Itronson ItronsonDrlng lIro1l801lnrlng Ilrommaonlhrlmig
Drlng us your cotton and price our ourgoods ourIoods ourgoods
goods If you OU can do Ircttf r elsewhere elewherethllll elsewherethan elsewherethou
than with us II no harm done < 101101 but give us usa UIIa usa
a trial G W V Kastcrlln Co High HighSprings 111gbSprings hliglmSprings
Springs Fin Flan
n I H McCaa traveling auditor for the theH timet4
H A L railroad was in the city Satur Saturday SRtllrlay Saturtlay ¬
day front his home in Jacksonville JacksonvilleWhile
While here he was the guest of the mum family mumfly oUt oUtlIy ¬
fly of hi hlA brother brotherlnlaw illlaw Capt II C CDenton CDenton CDenton
Denton DentonIf
If your ollr hair Is becoming thin try GUI GUIdings GII1lngll OttitUnga
dings < Unparalleled link Grower For Forsale 1orIInle Porsale
sale by Jr r H TI aiddlngs Gainesville Gainesvilleand
and the Postofficc Drug and J A AStephens AStephens AStephens
Stephens Store 111gb Springs SpringsIt
It was indeed a pleasure on yuterda yuterdaevening vuter1arevening yuteriisyevening
evening to have a rail a11 from Col J W WPrttton WPnttonor WPatton
Prttton Pnttonor of Gainesville Cot Patton It a aIcyal aIeyal alcyal
Icyal friend one of the lie finest civil engl engineers engllIfera engln ¬
neers n cra of the day and 1111 < 1 one of natures naturesnoblemen lIatureatlobltlllenTatllpallorlcta tuaturesumoblcimiemulamupa
noblemen tlobltlllenTatllpallorlcta umoblcimiemulamupa Tampa Florida llapliit lI11UltHave flaptistIfave llapliitHave
Have you youtrred tried Glddlngs1 Hair Grower GrowerOthers GrowerlOthers GrowerOthers
Others have tried trleellt It and pronounced it itrood Itood Itood
ood For sale atH at H 1 n Giddings Drug DrugStore Drugtore
Storc Store tore Gainesville and 1oitofficc Dru DruStore Drill DrillStore DrugStore
Store and 011 < 1 J A Stephens Hl high h Springs prlnK
Mr G II Stewart of Nashville Tcnti Tcntin Tellllboiler
n boiler maker and sheet Iron worker by byprofession byprofession byprofession
profession line started tnrte up in business in inthis Inthis iiithis
this city cll and will make a specialty of re repair repair repair ¬
pair work Any Anyone one In need IICC of his ttivl ttivlces Etllce remvlcci
ces ce will do < well to confer cou r with htm Sec Bcchis Brchis Sechits
his advertisement In this thlslnper thlslnperGlib paper paperGifts lisperGifts
Gifts that are beautiful useful IIsdnlalut aud last lasting laltIng lastlug ¬
ing are the ones on 1 that will most please pleaseyour Illeaaerour hmlenaeyour
your family or your lollr friends Just drop dropin
in rour n our jewelry department and < 1 examine examineour
our Watermans Ideal Fountain Pen Penit
it is I a Kilt of never neverendlng ending usefulness L LC LC LC
C Smith SmithLadke SuutithiLodke
Ladke No 41 F S A M hat accept accepted cceptell ¬
ed an Invitation to attend attclldIII in a body bodyworship bodyw bodyworship
worship w nhlp at the Methodist church Sunday Sundaynight SundayIIlghtI Sundaynight
night IIlghtI December > 27 at which time the thepastor thepastor thepastor
pastor Rev W V J Carpenter who li also alson l o on
n member of the lodge Is I expected d to de deliver deliver tieliver ¬
liver an able earnest and Intcrettlng ser sermon ser1II0n sermuon ¬
mon monThe 1II0nThe muonThe
The first thing tlmlmigto to be done when you youstart youstart ou outart
start out shopping for Christmas goods goodsis
is I to secure a good pair of easy wearing wearingcomfortable wurlnfCcomrortable wearingcomfortable
comfortable fitting and stylish looking lookingshoes 1001IIIKshoea loolmumgshoes
shoes in which the theloller longer you walk the thelonger thelonger tImelonger
longer youll want to walk Such shoes shoescan IboeCAn shoescan
can always be found Iou 11 < 1 in our shoe depart department IepnrtUlcnt ilepartmncnt ¬
ment 14 C Smith
Many not
Methodists but other denominations also alsoare IIlsoare alsoare
are real glad glR that Rev W J Carpenter Carpenterhas
has been returned to Gainesville for an another allotber aimother ¬
other year and sorry that the removal of ofthe ofthe oftime
the Florida ChrUtlad Advocate front this thiscity thlcIty tiulicity
city to Tallahassee has caused Rev L LW LW Lv
W v Moore to be no longer Its editor editorwhich editorwhich editorwhich
which may result in his Iii leaving this city cityCount clt cltCount cityCouuut
Count the days till Christmas ChristmasThe
The time is drawing near nearThe nearThe nearTime
The time of friendly giving
To all we hold most dear dearOf tlcarOf
Of iifts lib and friendly greeting
Well We 11 wisher every ever where whereAnd ushmereAnd here hereAnd
And tokens of remembrance remembranceRemoving remembranceRemoving renmemnbrnruceRemoving
Removing every care careWe careWe careWe
We gently gentlr call attention attentionTo
To our well laden store storeFilled ltore1l11eel storeFilled
Filled with the choicest pieces piecesFrom pieceslrom piecesltroni
From ceiling to the floor floorAnd 11oorAnd floorAnd
And ask you 011 to Inspect them themBefore t themmiBefore lent lentI1dorc
Before elsewhere yon go goThe goThe goThe
The time wllPnot be wasted wastedYoull waltee1YouU wastedYoull
Youll be repaid we know knowL
L C SMITH SMITHBRING 8211111BRINGU SaulTuBRING
BRING BRINGU BRINGUYour Us UsYour
Your Chickens Eggs EggsVegetables nggsVegetables IggsVegetables
Vegetables and aulll1 in fact all allkinds allkInds allk1nd
kinds of Country Pro Produce Produce Produce ¬
duce duceWE duceWE duceWE
WE PAY PAYHighest
Highest Prices for Coun Country Couutry Couiutry ¬
try Produce and Sell as asCheap asChcapas asCheap
Cheap Chcapas as the Cheapest CheapestCALL CheapestCALL CheapestCALL
CALL ON ONUs
Us when you want Sta Staple StnpIe Stapie ¬
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f ing uptodate Shoes for forWmen Men MenWomen iYflWnneu
rh Women and Children at popular popularprices t1ft t1ftprices
prices and of the best makes makesWe makesWe v
We call callParticular callParti callParticular
Particular Parti ular attention to the Ladies LadiesBrockport LadiesBrockport I
Brockport and Mens MenA11 ens All Amer America America Anerica ¬
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Highest llig1i t price P iCB paid id ton fo ea li Inland I IIndIn Ibnd tei teiIn ofifioq ofifioqIn
In Seed or Lint Largo or Small duantitioa duantitioaAdvances QunntlticAd QuantitlosAdVanCeS
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made by letter or wire Correspondence solicited solicitedTHE solicitediTtf solicitedITHESTAR
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THE STAR Sf AR is the PEOPLES paper paperand paperand B
iand and will advocate such candidates for office officeas
as the editor co conscientiously believes are the t thepeoples e i ipeoples
peoples best friends friendswhen when principle experi experience experlS ¬ I
ence and ability are all considered and andwhile andwhite andwhile
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while friendly suggestions are always wel welcomed welcoined ¬
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