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jsuw - ...bukius vuii. aav. inu. ou.. PALATKA FLA FRIDAY DEC 7" J - y-
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WHERE STYLES .ORIGINATE
than a Dollar ?
; ANSWER-When it is
othose ALL WOOL
spent for one
At the Big Store for
It pleases us to please you
Fearhside Clothing Company
', NOT CONCCTED WITH ANY OTHER STORE IN PALATKA
. " PALATKA, FLORIDA
HAVE MODEL STORE
Their. Late Father on
The will of the late CaptM. R.
wan ui mis city which has been duly
For Pre-Christmas Week
Best in History say
It only needed a look at Lemon
street any day of last week to satisfy
I-roluted. nan,, M. p V uu,y 1 L-5.B ?' th
r,- i L , , L "-"aiiis, a-iiuiving noimay trade.
I t r the East Florida Savings ! The town full of people every
& irust Co. as pypr-ntn- toul .f dav. cominp- hv anfx o,i
exception of two or three small be-1 Kin,g away loaded with parcels. .
rw V frie?d,s the property of!- T1ie j"? trade is especially astonisl
Ky.an "lleft equally to his three 1 V-S of the reason that few industries
oren of his daughter, Mrs. A. B. Ma. ! bv the inflation incident to the
loney ot Sanford. ! sreat war. Farmers have benefitted
1 he sons, Messrs. Robert J-, Wil- somewhat. but the fruit crop is nec
liam B and Chas. B. are all experi-' essari!' liSht. However the people
enced furniture men. Robert Ryan were here and they were spending
has for a number of years held the monev-
responsible position of buyer for a An, interview with several of our
large chain of furniture stores in the nier.chants regarding their Christmas
noitn west Messrs. William, and buslIless ls siven in nearly their . own
tonauct stores at St ClonH woras
ami oanroru, which will be consolidat- Arew Shelley of the
ed into nnp atnvo t u , , . C nth nr r,v,n nr.....
r w Uv uuerarpfi nt- . v.v-iiiFniiv
the latter place
The three will be interested in
mamtaming their father's business in
Kan Bios., the same to include the
p,f eSj le,d at Sanford. Rob
ert and William Ryan will be in
charge of the Palatka business, while
Charles will have the direct manage
me(ntT of the business at Sanford-
VVe will dispose of the present
stock," said Mr. Robert Ryan to The
News yesterday, ."remodel the store
and continue in business with a mod
ern up-to-date store which we believe
will be a credit to Palatka. or anv
city. We will have a stock second
to none ever carried in Palatka."
osr. raiatKa people who were here
ahc weeK was the heaviest in the his
tory of this business- There was one
oays trade some 12 years ago that
went a little ahead of anv one day
last week, but for the two days be
fore Christmas, this year beat the
record. And our business for the
week was the heaviest in the historv
of the house. I can't understand it
the people certainly, except in a few
nefoyinn.. l.n..n i 1- ...
-. iiavr niii neen tailing in
more money; they must hav
. v wriainiv mey made no
mck at the increased cost of mer
chandise and bouo-ht liberal!-:."
' Chas. E. Rowton of Rowton's sta
tionery and toy house said: "Our
business was the biggest we "ever had
went far ahead of any previous
year.. It was great." -
M. S. Brown's clothing store was
closed on Friday and Saturday owing
to the sudden death of Mrs. Brown
The business on Mondav'waa Vipw
said Mr. G'.ass.
In reSDonse to An pnnninr fnr .T VT
Yelverton over the 'phone, the state
ment from Morris Lamon was t.n t.hn
effect that Mr. Yelverton had not re--
turned from his . Christmas vacation,
but Jie added: "I will tell you that
the business was the heaviest w vpr r
had. It was fine."- ' -
E. M. Earnest is also out of the'
city resting . up from his Christmas
exertions. Mr- Urie, however, said:
"I was not here last Christmas, but I
was here for the five years previous,
and I think I am well within the litnit
when I say that our business this year
for the pre-Christmas trade, was '
much larger than the average for the
five years I was here I should say
fC ner cent heavier." ,.. ' , -
Teaff-Ramsey Furniture Co. "Our
business was fine and we are ' very
thankful. Wp'rp trnino t.n Aaaamrn oil
the business the people will give us."
j "The Fashion," Fruchtman . Bros.
vve had a splendid Christmas busi-v
ness said Mr. Dave Fruchtman, much ..
better than last year; in fact it- is
growing all the time, and is most en
Cochrane Bros., stationery and toys
"Just had all we could attend to.
Business was fine, and we are surely
L- A. Smith, candies "The biggest
we ever had."
Rrowning-Fearnside Co., clothing
"We had a Tiig business,'' said Mr. J.
D. Rinn-ham "and we surely feel
erateftil. The business didn't all -come
in a bunch on the last dav, but
was snread out through the week and
kent us going all the time."
E. W. Elliott of the Economv Gro
cery We had a magnificent Christ
a decade or more ago will remember
, these viril young men, sons of the late
v. iv.in a u ix til rmna runt- t-in
UUU Lllt- I
tiie to come amnnw na ao-o? ! mas husinpss."
m j n -.1
Here is a Veritable Exhibition of
GOLD and SILVER
r Suitable for
At AH Times of the Year
have .the Old Time Low Prices
"i all departments. Come, LET
US SHOW YOU.
C J. SMITH, Jeweler
TURKS RIFLE CHURCH
OF HOLY SEPULCHRE
And Send Part of the Great
C AS F
Cut This Out Today
Please send me without anv obli
gation on my parUo purchase, litera
ture describing the Free trial and
features of the New Edison. I am
most interested in the
J ; KNIGHT
HSURANCE REAL ESTATE
IE Llrn, ACCIDENT. AND
RKNTALS Tani Uiok.-cl n'ter for nnn-realtleiitH
CMy auburln Property. Funn LamlK,
Unknge t&nd Urape Fruit irovea.
fNE . 277.
Thp vAftxr-.HWORD OF" THE HOUR
Ponlly, "prep.redn..." ihould intore.t you. Renting one of our
n fr r-icrnnSIT BOXES
ii .mir DmhI. MnrtorAffflre. InAuJ-nnca PaDers.
-7 yitomi mo aapgwui uMnroj", , - ' . . t i
irTnd oth.r r.lu.ble property would be "preparednei. Bainit the !o.. of
httErSZ bo,.. .h. rent for $3.00, $5.00. .nd $8.00 per year
Capital and Surplus of $148,000.00 it our guarantee to
UStomer.. . . Re.p.ctfully.
I PUTNAM NATIONAL BANK OF PALATKA
An official dispatch received from
France savs that the Turks before
surrendering Jerusalem to the Brit
ish brutally mistreated Christian
priests, carried off the famous treas
ure of the Church of the Holy Sepul
chre valued at millions of dollars and
sent to Berlin the church's celebrated
ostensory of brilliants.
Monsignor Camassei, the patriarch
of Jerusalem, is said to hav'e been
deposed from his office, and Father
Piccardo, an Italian priest, to have
died from the effects of Turkish bru-
The Church of the Holy Sepulchre
had remained unmolested heretofore
during all ' the centuries of Moslem
occupation of Jerusalem.
The Church of the Hoi Sepulchre 1
was consecrated in the year 330 on i
the traditional spot where Christ
arose from the dead " In the year
P14 the buildings comprising the
cTiurch were destroyed by the Per
sians. The original building was in
the form of a rotunda, the shape of
which survives in the existing com
plex structure, which assumed vari
ous forms in the course of rebuilding
during the middle ages. The edifice
was badilv damaged by the fire of '
1808. The Greeks contrived to se I
cure to themselves the principal i
rights to xthe buildings and with the
Armenians contributed most of the
money for the erection of the new
church.- The dilapidated dome, be
neath which the sepulchre is situated
was restored by architects of various
nationalities in 18G8 as the result of
an aereement made by Turkey, France
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Treasurer F. H. Wilson of the local j
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