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Volume AXXII1 Number 5.
THE ITNTA GOKDA HERALD. PL' NT A GORDA, FI.ORIDA. Thurs!n, January 20th, 102O. "'IM Mt i i , , H;tw WE TOLD YOU NOT TO BUY A PHONOGRAPH DON'T 8S L,l STARR ",,,,,,,mMMM iitmiMiiMnmttiiiiiiiMii , , , , , i.iiiii...iiiiMiii..ii.iHH,nllllill Liiii..rtri..ml.ml.iiiiiii.i.i..,.i,,ZiZi.ii..iiiii Let Us Prove To You That It Is the Only Phonograph in America That Is a Musical Instrument and Not a Tin Horn Cannonized Rolls, Acme of Perfection If you have a player make it glad. Buy the CANNONIZED PLAYER ROLLS. Song words if you wish. We have a new list of GOOD ONES. The piano in our store is AT YOUR SERVICE FOR YOUR PLEASURE. Gennett Records Are As Good Our Personal Guarantee With Starrs The Singing Throat of the Starr Made of genuine SILVER GRAIN SPRUCEreproduces music like a high-grade violin. This and the simple, sturdy, KuAllen Motor make this machine a joy forever. A demonstration will make you a lover of the STARR. as the STARR and will improve the tone of anv DhonoeraDh. m - w a V new list is issued every month About the 20th. Starr Player-Pianos and Pianos If you want to hear a real player-piano or piano, come in and hear the STARR. We also handle the Richmond, Trayser and Remington pianos and players all STARR quality, made and guaranteed by the Starr Piano Co., of Richmond, Ind. Let us give you prices and terms on the entire line. We have had a number of opportunities to handle phonographs and pianos before, but refused because the quality of the instruments did not justify OUR PERSONAL GUARANTEE. The STARR DOES, and we give it to you without qualification. A Demonstration Will Convince Give us a chance to demonstrate STARR Phonographs and STARR Playere and Pianos. WE know they have no superior and can con vince YOU if given the opportunity. COCHRAN DRUG COMPANY CLASSIFIED Marti Nil K lit n Avenm Iiiiiothiihhih 1 mmmmmm car Advertisement insert a under this heirt for 5 centi per line each Insertion, fix words counting a line. FOR SALE FORTY THOUSAND Kim- Bermuda onion plants for sale, both red and white, :it dollar twentv-flve per thousand. Phone 47, three rings J. E. FUTCH, I'unta Oorda, Kin. S-lt. HELC.IAN HARES For sale. JAS. k. McClelland. tr. FN (H suite. 8ALE-addreas -Ten-plec BOX 75. e dininK room i'unta Oorda, 4tf FOR SALE 21 -foot Iur8- power Frlsble first-class shape. Coat f..r 300. JOHN BODIF da. with Irivlni iRD, P 4tf. FOR SALE Established Dry business, sales amountln;; to 12000 t" $3000 monthly, Is offered for fhIo, owner havlnB other affairs demanding -.11 4' his time. A fine opportunity for r-cml live n, no with a little capital excellent for a northern man desiring to locate in a less risorous climate. Address BOX 8). I'im la Oorda, Fla. 47-tf. FOR SALE Twenty acres unimproved land on Alligator creek, more than half of which is admirably adapted for orange culture. JOEL BISHOP, I'unta Oorda, Fla. 4(i-1 f. FOR SALE 80 acres of land on Prairie creek, Sec. 22. Tp. 4ii. WIM taks part cash, balance on time, or will nocept .1 good Ford ear on neeount of cash pay ment. JOHN A. WELCH, P. 0. Boi MO, I'unta Corda. Fla. 42-tf. NICK RENSES. fcfit . Baltimore, Maryland. pi deu'kkr. for s a i ,i : Eight acres or iim S-4t Ing land, partly cleared; two-stoi um nous'' and unout 6UU mod nlnnrv Qoods posts with shed. Titles perfect. Ad. dress NICK RENSES. Ml V.. Rnv.it,. ' 30 K piai SALE On a Sheridan wish i Lavilla. ei .1!!. Iltf. sieki his i inuit less, onto Rub-My-TIsm is n great pain killer. It relieves pain and soreness caused by Rheumatism, Neuralgia, sprains, etc. FOR SALIC Centrally located house. larRe lot and fruit trees, price mi low must be whispered. POSTOFFICE BOX' 179. FOR SALE One two story eight-room building, plastered and finished, situate one and half miles from post office on roek road lending to Arcadia. An ideal place for a winter home See or write II. J. 8PENCE, I'unta Oorda. Fla. 3-4t. FOR SALE Private residence. Avenue. H. L. DECK Kit. Marian 2-4t FOR SALE Lime trees and a few seed ling orange trees. . P. JENN1NOS. Charlotte Harbor, Fla. 2-7t. FOR SALE OR RENT Five - room bungalow, completely furnished, on the Allapntehee river. (Jood fintilnp and boat ing. Apply to MRS. D. E. COLOLASKRE, Acline, Florida. ltf. FOR BALE All my property In and about Puntn Oorda. Fla.. Including: Nearly new modern l-room raeMcsce; large halls ur.r porches, bath and flre plrSW". hard and soft water In house eleffrlc, lights and SSWer eOanedtMM largo grounds, outbuildings, etc.; situ ated on principal paved street, concrete sidewalks, etc.; one block from the bay. affording a splendid, unobstructed view of Charlotte Harbor for miles. Also, in splendid building lots adjoin ing the above, fenced and now In culti vation. Also. 20 acres of excellent fruit and trucking land, mnrl subsoil, full water protection, about one mile frum the city and adjoining the proposed new road and drainage canal. Also. 72u acres on Shell creek, about five miles from R. R. and 3 miles from hard surfaced road, easily aniinwl by natural draw Into Shell creek. This Is a splendid trnet of land, suitable for live stock or general farming or trucking, and with considerable good citrus land. I will sell these properties separately or together, at attractive prices nna upon liberal terms CHAS. A. WALTM1RE. Punta Gorda. Fla. tf. W. mirrt Stat. M3. WANTED Good second h 1 oiln-r husi and describe. i held bed, pooda. BOX fi-lt WANTED A man who Is looking for a fine farm mule or thorough-bred sow or I large gasoline engine and drag-saw outfit complete. Cheap. P. P. NALLK, Woodrow, Fla. jt. f.i;r, quickly relieve Colds and I.n- Orlppe, Constipation, niliousness. Loss of Appetite and Headaches. MISCELLANEOUS HEMSTITCHING PI cot edge, covered I buttons, braiding THE ELITE SHOP. IS Arcade, Fort Myers, Fla. tf. Rub-My-Tlsm Is a powerful antisep tic; It kills the poison caused from in fected cuts, cures old sores, tetter, etc. SHAMPOOING Done at your home and combings made up. All work highly recommended. PAULINE COLEMAN. Box 94, Punta Oorda, Fin. 49-tf. fif.fi has proven It will cure Malaria, Chills and Fever, Bilious Fever Colds and LaGrippe. X"X-xk-xk:x-mx"X'x"4:X' 2 Of Course There are rfff THIMIC SOME Said about PUNTA GORDA It.. II, HOLD PLOTTERS 'Sharp (illy" Prom New York Stui Kxpoae Our Scheme and live will ba a 'uongiwsman ni I lit largo. This is rr-eb.tblv tine. Still it coed nol bo delayed until wo know lire figures befor we stari the mn Inory necessciy for redisricting the Btate. Our friend writes tual at this time Florida i:t crowded with tourists and thai when the census enumerators go to the hovels for in formal ion they fall lo ask the heme auaresi 01 any oi the persccs enum erated. Were ii nrt for the vory ocular proof ,of an Intention hold ty some persona in Florida to K"iu nn oilier representative In congress by hook of crook, the scheme might seem too bold to have been under taken. The fact thai the present ad ministration changed the time of census-taking to winter is singularly opvn to the suspicion of a purpose to make an unusally good shewing for population in the south. New York Evening; S un. of Louis J. Malvv. lorn Isier of i ho Interior, who w .shed following his convic charges of communication w onemy, and also of Joseph ( former Premier, who is Boon tried on the charge or attorn promote a perniature and ! able peace with Germany, mi , . .... i ue restm ot llie vote i construed to mean that ii i Cabinet as now constitul last lone. Oil' I o goner; Miller; TO INSTKKT INSPECTORS The other day a wealthy Northerner while passing thru the town remarked to his companion, "This is the best paved and side walked town in Florida, and they have spent more money here for Improvement! than any other town of its size in the State. It is said to bo the coining place. Now what do you think of that? Attention Arcadia. I have listed with m for sale: Several fine homos, a number of most desirablo block:; and single lots, an elegant house ad Lot on Bay Front, a house and lot opposite city hall, 6 lots on a prom inent corner, a business and dwelling property combined en Kins street, one lot on Marian eventie said to be the choicest in the city, a small orange grove and 4 0 acres of land on Pineapple river, the like of which cannot be duplicated in the county, a 40-acre tract on Shell creek at the end of the shell road with about 100 bearing trees, perennial spring, river front, a most attractive place. All of these and many mere exceptional properties, at very reduced prices. - ' S. F. J. TRBUE REAL ESTATE MM I 111 J I I I t ft T 1 t f'i'saaaastiillltlllillll Following is reproduced an item I hat appeal ed in a recent is.' iie of the New York Sun, w'.iich ws i rce cjn sidcivd one r he best and most re liable nowsx pers of ti.e country, in which It "exn t:03" tUe alleged plot to "rad" the Florida cn.-us In o.V-er to give this state anot" 37 no; .-.stnta- tive in unagrw-r. , state healta officer snd George W. "A friends In Florida sends us this I Simons, Jr., head of the canltarv ellpv'ng frcm L'e Tam a Morning engineering deD.rtment. are now at Hotel Inspectors u Meet t Jackson ville in February. Hole! inspectors are next in line for a special course of instruction to be given by the State Board of Health. The course, which will be similar to that given the sanitary In spectors of the state board when the new administration assumed office, is now being mapped out and will be given during February. The hotel Inspectors will be carted In to state board of health head quarters in Jacksonville for a series of lectures by the various heads of departments. Textbook work also will be included in the course, which aims at equipping the inspectors with knowledge that will result in 100 per cent sanitary conditions in hotels and boarding houses. Dr. Ralph N. Greene, state health officer, Dr. William J. Buck, assistant 111. Influence nl again. case a few oiled in Whll Influensa erll. Is more or lens preval Chlcago reported 1,000 .la ti a::o. and II is i - many other localities. such i terrible enid 'inle ! thai of 1918 Is hardly probable, yo it la a peril with which no chances should be taken, and onv that might have very serious results before the wiuter is over. boards of health and the public miisl nil unrif in. gether to hold it down. i'eople having this disease ought to be quarantined, its disastrous spread in 1 91 X was due to the faet hat persons with light case:; mingled Mia- freely with the public. It those who bani-j cough and sneeze in public would on jui tak'-a the pains to cover iuir the mouths with s handkerchief, it wnni.t help peduce danger oi this Infection, The United States waa harder cif by the 1918 epidemic than by the war. If this countnr gets caught again with such loss of nr.?, it will show both official Incompetence and popular folly. Drastic measures may he necessary to chock tjie. rurther spread ol this peril, an. the people ol Gainesville should be pro people should be prepared to co-operate fully. Gainesville Now:.-. illy Punta Oorda needs a laundry, ana we believe that il would pay If prop erly managed. . understand that theiv are difficulties to be overcome but difficulties are to be met and overcome in every undertaking. At present a considorabl amount of money is being sent to other towns each week, and this money should be kept here to help build up the honi town. The Initial investment wouhl not necessarily be large, and It looks like an opporuniiy for someone who is not afraid of their shadow. X"XX"Xxx::. X"CX"Xxx:k ft tin nrnoMMsoooiga Tribune of January 3: K scorns certain that the 1920 census now De ling taken wf'l 7' ov Fl ! '. 11 entitled I to a fifth repre tentative !n C 3 u gross. !TLe Times-Union, nbsrr irg the Ichor time that will elr.pre between It-fflciaJ report 00 the re.-.ult and the election, says tl.r; Flw:i(':.'s new rop- OUTBOARD MOTOR WANTED Must be in good condition and SI cheap for cash. Rowboat wanted also. John h. Hudson, Herald Office, Punta Gorda, Fla. r -.ToiK arranging ine course. Serioua French Cabinet Crisis, Following a savage attack by Deputy Leon Daudet on Jules Steeg, Minister of the Interior, in the French Chamber of Deputies an ex pression of confidence -was called for by Premier Alexandre Millerand and, while it was given in term at roast by a vote of 272 to 23, the result is considered a moral defeat for the newly formed cabinet because of the fact that 300 deputies refrained from voting. The charge made against Minister Steeg by Deputy Daut'.et wan lo the effect that M. Steeg was cn accomp- DON'T MISS SEEING WONDERFUL Ten Thousand Islands Ynur trip to Florida will not in. complete un. leu you see these SOIfMUMillg beaut il til islamN. famed the country over. The com is small. Steamer P. W. McAdow Sail from Punta (tarda every Monday, Wed nesday and Friday for Off Wonderful l eu Thous and Islands, touching at Naiilbcl, Marco, t av ainbaa, Cbokoloskee and Etverglnde, Ample uccoDiiiKHlatlons, ni(- meals and eoiirteotu em ployees. Take the opportunity to see Ibis cele brated section of Florida, WEST COAST TRANSPORTATION CO. I ? idMSiittoi """"HHtH lit! MUttlQt44jP i, J