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THE PUNT A GOItDA HERALD. PLNTA UOKDA. FLORIDA Thursday, April 1st, 1890. Laundry Goes Just the Same Although the Lakeland Steam Laundry lias burned and ft will b several months in relmtl.i injr. 1 have effected eoiinertinn with another laundry and will he prepared to take rare of yonr bundles rlsht alnK. So, leave me your hun;ie and bo assured of satisfactory service. Has Winter Worn You W. it. Lewis, Director of the Sav- i jinf-'s Division of the U. S. Treasury, I said in an address on "Dollar Edtiea-j Uion." at a Meeting of the Depart- jment of Superintendence, National ' Educational Association in Cievo II f W ITS r ',alu' ttte other day that it is obvious UJ W BE that the youth o:' America is not! , awake to knowledge of the value oi l Sickness That Lingers, r strain of j money or appreciation of dignity of Caring for Others, Makes Spring honest labor. Mr. Lewis urged that' Dayt Dangerous constructive thrift, 'the thrift o Vassa Jones At the Barber Shop on Taylor Street iot Back Vour Strength Red iShsxi Means Old-Time Vigor, and Pepto-Mangan Builds Rich Red Riood j production and conservation ; creation of capital through and investments in Govern n Icuritles," be mad? an Libert of the American school systi REGISTER! Id t lit pari GASOLINE, KEROSENE, OILS AND GREASES Worth Going Out of Your Way :? To Oct Public Filling Station In Pront of Peed Store Easily Reached from Marian Avenue K1 Punta Gorda, Fla. I TEXACO "Best of All" 1 WP'HIII H llll II ' il i L. M. WHiTTEN, CLASSIFIED Adverffaementa inserted under this head lor 5 cents Der line each InMrtlnn rds counting a line. ; FOR SALE FOE BALE Dodge touring car. 1919 model treed shape, practically as pood as lew, been dCOVO 6000 mllea tX'"'. 00 -Apply to COL. J. S. GRIHBL.E, Punta tio raft, Kla. 14111 FOR SALE Four room houae, In good condition, on lot 2'ii'xlCn feet, Just outlde my limits, Bargain lur tash at Addrtsa BOX 2. Punta liorda. ftji'ii. 14-tf. belgian 1iakes k. McClelland. Fit sale. JAS. tf. FOR SALE Established Dry Goods business, salts amounting to J20O0 to $3000 monthly, is offered for sale, owner having other affuirs demanding all of his time. A tine opportunity for n good live man with n little capital excellent for a northern man desiring to locate in a less rigorous climate. Address BOX 84, Pun ta Gorda. Fla. 47-tf. FOR SALE Eight acres of fine truck ing land, partly cleared: two-story pack ing house and nbout 600 good pinery posts with shed. Titles perfect. Ad dress NICK RENSES. 851 W., Fayette Street. Baltimore, Maryland. 30 FOR SALE All my property In and about Punta Gorda. Fla., Including: Nearly new modern 9-room residence; large halls anr porches, bath and fire places, hard and soft water in house electric, lights and sswer oonnecltona large grounds, outbuildings, etc.: situ ated on principal paved street, concrete sidewalks, etc.; one block from the bay, nfTording a splendid, unobstructed view of Charlotte Harbor for miles. Also. 20 splendid building lots adjoin ing the above, fenced and now In culti vation. Also. 2ft acres of excellent fruit and trucking land, marl subsoil, full water protection, about one mile from the city and adjoining the proposed new road and drainage canal. Also. 720 acres on Shell creek, about five miles from R. R. and 3 miles from hard surfaced road, easily drained byfl natural draw Into Shell creek. This Is a splendid tract 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 and upon liberal terms. CHAS. A. WALTMIRE Punta Gorda. Fla. tf Kub-My-Tls.nl is a great pain killer. NOTICE TO CREDITORS IN COURT OF THE COUNTY JUDGE OE SOTO COUNTY. STATE OF FLOR I DA. In re Estate of William MrArthur. To all Creditors, Legatees, Distribu tees and all Persons havlim claims or Demands against said Estate: You. a.id each of you, are hereby noti fied and required to present any claims biiu ueniniiai wntcn you. or either of von may have against the estate of William McArthur, deceased, late of Cleveland DeSoto County, Florida, to the under signed executor of said estate, within two years from the date hereof. Dated December 29. D. 1919. W. M. PAAZIQ WALLACE CHADMAN, Mt. Vernon Atty., Punta Gorda, Florida. Ohio' 1-8 1. NOTICE. To All Whom It May Concern: You are hereby notified that the under signed as administrators of the estate of Johnathan I, Roberts, deceased, will on the 27th day of September 192H. make their final report to the Honorable J Irvln Walden. County Judge of DeSoto County, Florida, at the court house In the city of Arcadia, in DeSoto County, and Will on said date make application to said Judge for an order discharging them as such administrators of said estate, B. E. ROBERTS, MART A. ROBERTS Administrators of Estate of Johnathan I. Roberts, deceased. Zolfo, Florida 11th day March 1920, 3-18-20-6m-T&T NOTICE TO CREDITORS In Court of County Judge. DeSoto County, State of Florida. Estate of late Stella L. Gould. To all creditors, legatees, and all per sons having claims against said estate- Tou are hereby notified to present any claims which you may have against the estate of Stella L. Gould of Punta Gorda to the undersigned executrix of said es tate, within two years from the date here Dated March 17th. 192ft. 12-8t. F. L. CARET, Punta Gorda, Fin. NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED. Notice Is hereby siven that L O. Slm-Jio-8, nurchaser of Tax Certificate No. 222, dated Aug. 3, 1896 has tiled said cer tificate in mv office snrl h plication for tax deed to issue In accor dance with law. Said certificate em braces the following described property """"' orsmo eounty, Florida, to vn. ijoi .,, ism ii. .sec. 16 BOLAXA HOMES MENACED. ifc nexl Perhaps you've been ill this winter or others in the family have, and you've worn yourself out with extrr. burdens. And now your stren;;;h. is slow to return. Week after week you've felt too 1 "ie inat started from tired for anything, and iiave looked J 8 lrom ;t flre kindled by a Bo lt, too color bad. eyes dull, and no I w'"n to burn trash menaced a enthusiasm. number of homes in Solana for sever- When you dor.'t feel well you are f1 no'"'s Monday afternoon and il net well. Probably what you need I ' u'"uinea efforts of i ll tl,f right now is the Kood blood tonic Foretst Fire of Monday Thrc Destruction to .Mirny. A fotvst Are that started sparks from a fire kindled bv iVnto-Mangan. Physicians every where recommend Pepto-Ma.iKan for run-down, anemic people. Ask your doctor about it. Pepto Mangan sup. plies the things that blood-starved people lack. It puts iron rnd vigor in the blood. It paints the cheeks in Nature's way, and restores the hearty appetite. Tlie blood is naturally sluggish in the Spring and the whole family would profit by taking Peptc-Mangasi which tones up and builds up. It is pleasant tasting and soon makes you feel bettor. Your own druggist has it ready for your call, and in both liq uid and tablet form, just as you pre fer. But to be certain that you get the genuine Pepto-Mangan, ask for it by the full name, "Glide's Pepto-.Man-gar." Look for the name "Glide's" on the package. Advertisement. Solana mil md but residents ana a great crowd of men from ru.r, -,i . , . . ,llJltt uui uu to ntzii me nre ana prevent tlie de traction of many homes, no protection being at hand. As a result of the fire one packing house was destroyed three residences were damaged fortunately not to a serious degree. The woods that burned had not been burned out for many years and consequently made a fire of extraord inary intensity which was very hard to control. The Herald has been asked by 5-'o-lana folk to extend thanks to the Punta Gorda people who helped to fight the fire and thereby save their homes. IN THE COUNTY COURT, IN AND FOR DESOTO COUNTY, FLORIDA. Joseph Crews vs. W. T. Howland. Under and by virtune of an execution issued out of and under the seal of said court, I shall sell at public outcry in front of the court house door in the City of Ar cadia, DeSoto County, Florida, on Mon day the 3rd day of May 192ft, between the legal hours of sale on said date to the highest and best bidder therefor for cash, the following described property situate 1. niwl L.i. i rl,. C,i,i,t, nf lt,.,,t, Tn '11 D ic . . Town of Won rwi, v, .-ti .1 "na hlnlt' " r loruta to-wit: I tie foutn It rellevs pajn and soilness caused Itneumatlsm, Neuralgia. Sprains, etc. by rags. Will tf. WANTED ""WANTED Clean" cotton pay 6c a pound HERA LD 1 want to buy fenced farm of IB or "0 acres with small house, but ml'ht con sider wild land with timber enough to build a few buildings. Must be good soil, not far from market. State full particulars in first letter. WM. t". KING, Ocala, Florida. 133t WANTED Bargains in town and suburban property. If you feel compell ed to soil at less than actual value for assessed at the date of the Issuance of Buun certincate In the name of James Dickenson. Unless said certificate shall be redeemed according to law. tax deed will issue thereon on the 27th day of April A. D. 1920. Witness my official signature and seal this the 22 day of March A. D. 192ft A. L. DITRRANCE, Clerk Circuit By J. A. HENDRY, D.C. Court of De- Soto Countv Florida. spot cash, address BOX 999. Pur.ta Gr da, Fla. 9tf. If you have real estate tor sale, MKS, JOl'JL BISHOP. Cfi6 quickly relieves Colds and La Grippe. Constipation, Biliousness, Loss of Appetite and Headaches. WANTED Competent woman for gen eral housework. No laundry. ICRS, H. W. SMITH. Punta Gorda. 12-tf. MISCELLANEOUS WE BUT, raise, and sell fur-bearing rabbits ami other fur-bearing animals. Place your order with us, and list what ever stock you have with us, stating lowest flat prices on large shipment. Address f.16-517 N, P. Ave., Fargo. N. D. 14-St. HEMSTITCHING Ptcot edge, covered buttons, braiding. THE ELITE SHOP, 16 Arcade. Fort Myers. Fla. tf. Rub-My-Tism Is a powerful antisep tic; It kills the poison caused from In fected cuts, cures old soreg, tetter, etc. SHAMPOOING Done at your home and combings made up. All work highly recommended. PAULINE COLEMAN. Box 94, Punta Gorda, Fla. 49-tf. t'lflfi has proven It will cure Malaria. Chills and Fever. Bilious Fever Colds and Ia Grippe. NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED. Notice is hereby given that L. O. Sim mons purchaser of Tax Certificates No 1536 Dated Aug. 6, 1901 and No. 2fi dated Oct. 7th. 1901 has filed said certificates In mv office, and has made application for tax deed to issue in accordance with law. Said certificates emhr:.ee I he fal lowing described property situated in be Soto County. Florida, to-wit: Cert. No ir,.iC embraces Lots 1. 2. 3. 4 and 5 Blk 14. Sec. 21, Tp. 33. R. 28. Cer. No. 2fi j embraces Lot 2. Blk. 8 Sec. 13. Tp. 33. R. 28 the said land being assessed at the fee uaie oi tr.e issuance of such certificates ,in rue name ot A. C. Cook and Emma M Crosby. Unless said certificates shall be redeemed according to law, tax deed will issue on the 27 day of April A. D. 192". Witness my official signature and seai this the 22 day of March A. D. 192ft A. L. DURRANCE, Clerk of Circuit Court of DeSoto Countv, ny J. A ll ERJT, D, C, Florida. NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR FINAL DISCHARGE. In the matter of the estate of Roxle Ann Fine, deceased. Notice is hereby given that on the first day of June A D 1920 the undersigned will present his final accounts and vouchers as adminis trator of the estate of Roxle Ann Fine deceased, to the Honorable J. lrvn' .....ueii, v uuniy juago ol DeSoto count'-, Florida, at his office in Arcadia. Florida and ask that they he approved and that he be granted a final discharge from said administratorship. ANDREW M CAR PENTER, administrator of the estate of Roxie Ann Fine. Deceased. Lake Cltv, Florida. WALLACE CHADMAN, Atty Dated March 22, 1920. 13-9L east Quarter of the northeast quarter of the northwest quarter of section 24, In township 34 south of range 25 east. Said property being levied upon as the property of V. T. Howland. Purchaser to pay for deed. J. L. DI8HONG, Sheriff. DeSoto County. Fiorina. By MILTON M. DISHONG, Deputy Sher iff. M-6t, NOTICE OF FOR TAX NOTICE. To Waddie Murphy or any other persons Interested, having any claims of whatsoever nature against the estate of Fannie Murphy deceased: You are hereby notified to present them, well authenticated to the under '(med within six months from date, here of, or they shall forever be barred. Any persons indehted to the estate of Fannie Murphy, deceased, will also crane forward and make settlement within the above date FLORRIE OWENS. Heir at Law of Fannie Murphy. Deceased. Pun ta Gorda. Fla.. Oct.. lfi. 1919. JnrtltmnKm .... kMSM APPLICATION DEED. Notice Is hereby given that L. O. Sim mons purchaser of Tax Certificates No. 1524, 1545. 1547 and 1663 dated Aug. 6th. 19ft1 has (lied said certificates in my office, and has made application for tax deed to issue in accordance with law. Said cer tificates embrace the following describ ed property situated In DeSoto County, j Florida, to-wit: Cert. No. 1624 embraces i Lot 4. B'.k. 9: Cert. No. 1645 embraces Lots fi, 7 and 8, Blk. 17; Cert. No. 1647 embraces Lot 4. Blk. IS; Cert. No. 1553 embraces L ts 1 and 2, Blk. 2. all in Sec. 21. Tp. 33. R. 2S Town of Avon Park the said land being assessed at the date of the issuance of such certificates in the mime of Mary Miller, E L Mathews. E. E. Durry and Mrs. A. A. Roberts, un less sa d certificates shall be redeemed according to law, tax deed will issii" thereon on the 3 day of May A. D. 192ft. Witness my official signature and sea! this the 29 day of March A. D 1920 A. L DURRANCE, Clerk of Circuit Court of DeSoto Countv. Florida. By J. A. HENDRY, D. C. 14-5t. Card of Thanks. T wish to extend my sincere thanks to all friends, white and black, who worked so hard and faithfully to pro tect and save my home when it waF menaced by fire Monday afternoon. I know of no other way in which to repay them at this time and enn do no more than say that I am deeply grateful for their kind services. adv.lt. THOS. HARTIGAN, REGISTER! Saskatchewan has more motor ve hicles than any other province oi Canada. During 1919 there were 58,811 licenses irsued. as compared to 60, 671 In 1918. Licenses for pri vate automobiles numbered 54,801; I auto livery, 1,584; dealers cars, 944; chruffers, 852; garage ca:s, i!iO: an j motor cycles, 1BU. There was a decrease of ins in the number of j motor cycles as compared with 191 I Saskatchewan is more otrlctly n,.'i i ctiltiir." than any other In the Domin ion. REGISTER! HE DI! HAVE A BIKE! Newspaper Insinuates ( Ii kIpi iii Handles Truth Carlerslv. 'When good fellows get together, I'm right there" Chesterfield TpHE most companionable bunch of tobaccos ever rolled into a cigarette silky, aromatic Turkish, and fine, full-flavored Domestic, expertly chosen and expertly blended. That's Chester field. And they sure do "satisfy!" nia Don b tro ALL Ford Repairs Done at Ford Factory Prices 1 Texaco Gas Oils and Greases NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR FINAL DISCHARGE. In the matter of the e?tt- of rf,u D Mnbley, dVceaaed. Notice In hereby glv- V?Mth'.l. "" thf' nrM day of Junt A. D. I!. the tinderahrned will present hi tinnl account and vouchers as administra tor (if the .etat.- of Paul D. Moblev, do eeased, to the Honorable J. Irvln Walden, , 5 i .' ,J"d:' ' DeSoto county. Florida, ?fc..?vmoe in Af"ld'- Florida, and ai-k that the name be approved, and that h. be mated n final discharge from said ..dminli.tratori.hit. w. B, MOI11.1CV, ad ministrator of the 'Ktat.- of p n MxyV.d"CHl'";" WALLACE CHAD' MAX. Atty, Dated March 22, 1920. 13-st. 'N -iiLSI15A COUnT- 7,h DISTRICT. OE SOTO COUNTV. FLORIDA Ferguaon Jonea, plaintiff. v. E. O. Ahworth, defendant. In Attnrluiitiit X To,K " Afhworth and all other per T son Interested: X I TOM are hereby notified that on the 24th Xl'iny of Feb.. 192". a writ .,f attachment 1 wai iKFuea against you in a certain cause X ! wherein Fcriuieon Jones is plaintiff and n.v uriniuam, ima aaainat your rood. rhnttelc. money, effect and credit, and that on the mid day aaid writ was levied upon n number of boxeg containing dlveitrlned kxI!. and rhatii hi lontrlnt; to you and fullv described in the return made Into court. Now. there fore, you the said defendant, E. O. Ash worth, and all other persona Interested, are hereby commanded and required to appear to such action In the Justice of the Pence court of the Tth District re Boto county. Florida, in Punta riorda Florida, on the lath dnv nf AnHi 100,,' X the aanie being a rule day of said court T ! otherwise (udBmept by default will be X entered aaainat you. witness mv hand I l and seal of office at Punta "lorda. Florida .J. I on this the 10th dav of March 1920 At s E J. TRABUE J P fenlt I j&sasiggsyy; At,y: fnr vuk NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED. Notice is hereby given that L. O. Sim mons purchaser of Tax Certificate No. 2409 dated July 4. 189S has tiled said cer tificate in my oUioo. and has made ap plication for tax deed to issue in accord ance with law Said certificate embraces the following described property situated In DeSoto County. Florida, to-wlt: Lot S. nik. 3. Sec. 24, Tp. .13. R. 28, Town of Avon Park the paid land being assessed at the date of Issuance of such certificate in the name of D. II. Kellogg. Unless said certificate shall he redeemed accord ing to law, tax deed will issue thereon on the 3 day of May A. D. 1920. Witness my official signature and seal this the 29 dav of M'lrch A. D. 1920 A. L. DURRANCE, Clerk of Circuit Court of DeSoto Countv. Florida. Ry J. A. HENDRY. 1). C. 14-St. my Ight, in a ople NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR FINAL DISCHARGE. In the Matter of the Estate of William MrArthur. deceased. Notice Is herebv given that on the first day of June A. L). 1920 the undersigned as executor nf the estate of William McArthur. decerned will present his final account and vouch ers In the said estate to the Honorable J. Irvln Walden. Countv Judge of DeSoto countv. Florida, at his office in Arcadia. Florida, and ask that the same he ap proved and that he be cranted a final discharge from his executorship, w M PAAKIG, executor of the estate of Will lam McArthur, deceased. Mt. Vernon Ohio WALLACE CHADMAN. nttornev' Punta Oorda. Florida. Dated March M 1920. . .. Thai the people i are enthusiastic advertise they further believe ii tc for any ill under do sin pick business to klontomanin i danced by the following ads wo clip from h recent Issue Herald of that city. If the lad who rode nu;:y r bi'-e all so bo!d on Sundaj Feb. 2!), will ridvj it back wit day or two. he will ?ave his t . . .. . U .. I !,, .. - . iiuui me nu mutation ot t.-.ine related to him. VV. CHADMAN. adv. The man who took my step-ladder away had better burn it, If he would avoid my wrath, for when I catch him with it the Lord have mrecy on his soul. W. 0. SILCOX. fadv. WANTED Several toothless old women to blow holes in macaroni. Apply to BRAXTON BLOUNT. Jli adv. If we are not .-reuily mistaken this W. Chadman is the author of thoto awful fish stories emanating from Punta Gorda, in which case we don't believe he ever had a bike. Haine City Herald. iuaflaVkaaBa Laa T 1 1 ne dai rv in gr dustry of this country is a half billion - dollar enterprise and it is growing rap idly and con stantly. The nutritious most Butter, Cheese, Condensed Cream and Malted Milk produced in America can be bought at our store in connection with a complete line of the best staple and fancy groceries obtainable. We live up to our motto of Courtesy Cleanliness Honesty Service H. W. SMITH Marian Avenue Pnntn Gorda, Florida adaAAAAAi a a a a MiaaaatiiaaaaaaAai f rft a j j f 1 1 1 J I 0 It I 0 Q Q Q jj 1 1 4 v t 1 HEWITT BROTHERS H. WALKER, Pr:p. Cleaning;, f'ressin.?. Altering and Dyeing W Make a Specialty of Ladies' Wort NOTICE OF ATT A CHMRNT. In Justice Court. Tth District. DeSoto County, Florida. A. C. Caldwell va. E. O. Ash worth. Attachment. To E, '1. Arhworth, defendant in above ntitled cause: You are hereby notified that a writ of attachment has been levied upon your trooda and chattels In the above entitled cause. Now. unless von appear at above named court In Punta Gorda, Florida, on nr before the 19th dav of nril A. D 1920. Judgment by default will be entered airalnst you, and the cauae will proceed exnarto. This the icth day f March r la-'o 1 2-6t. ' H. J. 8PENCE. ' Plaintiff' Attorney. NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR tax DEED. Notice la hereby given that Norton T Smith purchaser of Tax Certificate No 77S dated Sept. 7th. 19H has tiled said certificate in my office, and has made ap ! plication for tax deed to Issue In aeeord- wlth law. Said certificate tmhnMu 1 ! y ! I anf the following described In DeSoto County, Florid niock Sec. 24. Tp. 3:t land being assessed at th auance of such certlflcati C. A. Altman. Unieaa iltuated , to-wlt: Lot S, H. 2S the aaid date of the ls- In Ihe name of aid certificate 1 By J dc reaeetnea according to law, tax Will issue thereon on the lDtli dav ill A. D. 192H. ivsp mv official algnature and seal he 15th day of March A, D ll'a 2-Et. A. I.. DtTRR VNCE, '"lerk Circuit Court of DeSoto a. hbnrt, D.c. County, Florida. ! i I i OLDSWAR CAPT. A. i. TtfCKPO. Ant I DeSolo cind Lcc Counties Munra uordo, . Pioridfl