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PUNT A GOItDA, FLORIDA. THURSDAY, NOVEMBER ISth. 1020.
Thursday, Hwcrabw nth, 1020 i V. I i I I i i T Y I ! i 1 1 1' ! I y i y i 1 REDUCED PRICES 1 ON SHOE REPAIRING Leather ami other materials now cost less; hence, I have re di;ced prices on my work in proportion. V I i J. C. REAGAN BIG REDUCTION IN PRICES. NEW PRICE JHTS JUST ISSUED. : M1PMEXTS. Or$c now. Fertilizers. E. JACKSONVILLE, O. PAINTER Ask Your Mother Goose Bread Made in a Scrupulously Clean Bakery Right Here in Punta (iorda Mother noose Dread i as good as H la poasbUe to make tfread lor only the highest grade materials are used the baker who makes it luvs spent a lifetime at his business his skill is aided by every modern bakery facility and last but by no means least, the Oakery h ' i: Is made is spotlessly clean as clean as the clean est home kitchen. Immediately after being baked while still uaim Mothei ioose Dread is wrapped by an electric machine in oiled wrapper, which protect It from dirt and dust and no hands tonch it from the bakery to you. Mother (Joose Is made in large loaves only and sells for 13c. Every Day Bread Every Day Bread la prednoed in the same manner as Mother Q6oae and Iti just as good, but It is made In a smaller size, which sells for lOc. When yon buy Mother ;,iose or Every Day Bread you are sure ut the highest quality Mtd there should be considerable satisfac tion In knowing it's made in a scrupulously clean kitchen. We invito you to Smith's aofoQotOO Q ft 1 1 B 1 1 tt ft ft ttA f,f CANDIES Pails - Boxes - Barrels Bulk - Packages - Bundles Samoset - Greenfield's - Lowney's - Wiley's i Y X 4 J y I 1 I I i i For Chriatnaaa are have the high grade boxed giods in i?jck1 mixed candy like we Chocolate at .'fH p KUld. Cochran Drug Co. $! OH tOOHM IIIH f H t.tf,,L ...SAYS THE STATE The peanut crop for 1920 in the 1 eleven Southern states producing them is estimated at about 38-.000,- "000 bushels, Florida s share being 3100,000 bushels. Prices have a wide range from $50.00 to ? 100.00 a ton, depending upon quality. According to vj. a. tiruwu, mrwivi of the City Vocational Guidance '.Bureau, of Chicago, more than 4,- You will make a mistake if you order your fertilizer without getting our PLENTY OF MATERIALS, PROMPT Insecticides, Sprayers, Poultry Supplies FERTILIZER CO. I FLORIDA .,X-XX"X-X"XXXX'XXKXXX" X Dealer for y jy X X ; i : ? X fit come and see. v Z I ? X I Bakery X t x f it biggest stock of candies ever brought to this tow n. Including one-half to HKOOUnd packages and loals and loads of that sold last year. As a special we call attention to a high grade Ask to see the Wlby Silhouette Package the prettiest thing 011 the market. h hAAAAAAAMAAAm MARKETING BUREAU... 000 children are working in that city than a year ago. He says that in creases in child labor are reported in most of the Northwestern states. Children are working instead at adults. The man who plants a tree does a public service. If it is a fruit tree, he performs a double service he in creases the supply of a food and a relish, increases the value of his land, and adds to the beauty of the land scape. If waste land was planted with nut bearing trees, it would be come a heritage for his children. Old walnut stumps have been sold in recent years at from $10 to $20 each Reports from "Spain indicate a d'e- 'crease in the orange crop of 30 per cent. The Spanish crop is usually marketed in England. Oranges are X dipped in cases which weigh 60 kilos each. A kilo is 2.20 pounds. Cases A contain 420.714 or 1,064 oranges, ac y cording to size, each wrapped in pa X per. Prices in England range from 15 to 60 shillings ($3.60 to Ii4.bui; per case, the average being about $10.C Th in. -1)111111 of textile men in Europe and elsewhere is being at- XI traded to the i-emarkable results be lling attained in Germany in the man j. 'ufaeture of yarn from grasses, plants, X leaves, willow bark, pine needles, cornstalks, and asparagus. It has ! been found that the fiber taken out of 1 y'pine needles and cornstalks can be XI readily used In t) e paper mills, it 1 being possible to produce a very strong and tough paper therefrom. The trade of Porto Rico for the fiscal year ended June 30, 1920, tot of the aled $247,109,983. an increase more than $105,000,000 over KM .:..:..:wX"Xxx-x-xxxX"X ... a Punta Gorda lodge -11 5 V. & A. M. Meets in Stated 9 Communication X 2nd and 4th ? Thursdays In each month at .. 7:30 p. m. Special conununt- ? eat ion at call of VVershipful X Master. , X ! X Members Urged to be Present X Visiting .' 1 itremren aiwan feercumsju. a a III A I a.". n MtV. JtM " :XK'KXXXXX"X"XXXXX:X' j : y y I X X y I y I v I i 1. ! I ? Y x I y Y I X Y v I y X I Y Y Y record figures attained in 1919. Of the total exports, valued at $150, 811,449, ugar constituted $98,923, 750, which doubled the value of that commodity for the previous year and represented about 100.000 vons in crease in production.' Porto Rico is a thousand miles out in the Atlantic, east of Florida, and has an area of 3.400 square miles, not as large as some of the counties of Florida. Newsy Paragraphs R. I. Smathers and family, regular winter visitors from A,sheville, N. C, arrived here In their car last night and will reside on the Driver, other wise the Kuykendall place on the canal south of town, which jlace they have bought from Senator Coop er. It contains dwelling and sixteen, teres of fertile land. The Dixie Highway Garage install ed last week an elegant, improved, costly gasoline filling tank. It is a very ornamental is well as necessary device, and is equipped with several registering scales, all acting at the same time and, one of them showing a face to the purchaser thereby en abling him to see the exact amount of ga:oline he is getting. It la a rathar singular fact that .'JasJish sporiows won't stay In Pun ta Gorda. Once in a while, a flock of these undesirable birds will come here, spend a week or two inspecting the situation, and then, evidently dissatisfied, they leave for parts un known. Same way witn gnats, which rarely come here and stay longer than a few days. never 'Miss E. Sherrill of Arcadia, county secretary of the Y. W C. A mm hoi.. from Saturday till Monday attending to her official duties. In the Metho dist church, Sunday night, she made a very interesting talk to a large audience on present conditions in France. She will return tomorrow (Friday) and address the high school girls in the auditorium at 3 p. m. Thomas Summerville and his son- m-iaw ana daughter. Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Belt, are today moving into the I F. T. Perkins place on East Marian ttveuue, wiurii iiiuj oougnx auoui a I month ago for a permanent residence. I They are originally froin Illinois ; I llQVo hflon ltiintr In I'Ii.im.I . IwaIvu years, the past wo years of which they lived at Olga. They are highly desirable citizens, and will be given a cordial welcome by our people. E. D. Hendrickson of tDemorest, Georgia, who, with one of his sons, arrived here I wo weeks ago, conclud ed a deal this week, by which he be came the owner of Mrs. H. R. Dreggors' two-story cottage, which is located on the corner of Cross street and Virginia avenue. The price paid was not reported. Mr. Hendrickson leaves today in his car for Demorest, where toe' will remain until January 1st, when he will re - turn to Punta Gorda and bring with Z him his family of some eight niem J bers to spend the Mat of the winter. He and his wife traveled extensively X j over peninsular Florida, last winter, visiting both the east and west coasts, as well as the interior, and he says hat this section pleased him better than any other that he visited, and that is why he bought I winter home X 1 here. He is really enthusiastic, he V I says, about Punta Gorda, its advan X I tages and attractions. He, as well : j as all other good people, may rest .'. assured of a cordial welcome here. RATS or mice, after you use RAT-SNAP, t's a sure rodent killer. Try a pkg. and prove it. Rat - killed w ith HAT-SNAP leave no smell. Cats or dogs won't touch it. Guaranteed. I 35c size (1 cake) enough for Pantry, Kitchen or Cellar. 65c size (2 cakes) for Chicken House, coops or small buildings. $1.25 size (5 rakes) enough for nil farm ami out-buildings, storage biiihlfngs, or factory buildings. Sold and Guaranteed by COCHRAN DRUG COMPANY. HEWITT BROTHERS t-Dec-17 Fresh Fruits Y Y 1 i AND Vegetables X Our s Tor all ki .;. tables, ai store la headquarters kinds of fruits and vege- ind you gre always sure I Of finding what you want here if it is to be had. We handle t only the best stock obtainable j. but you will often find our prices less than elsewhere. i Y i Y We handle groceries, too, and because yve sell for cash only and do not have any ex pense for delivery, our prices are usunlfy less than others.' If you don't mind carrying your packages, you ccan save considerable by trading with me. i Y i I WALTMIRE " " t". State of Ohio. City of Toledo. Lueaa County aa. . , Frank J. Cheney make oath that ha la senior partner of the firm of F. J. Cheney Co., doing bualneaa In the City of To ledo, County and State aforesaid, and that ..m Arm will nav the aum of ONE HUN DRED DOLLARS for any case of Catarrh that cannot be cured by the uae of 11 At t o PiTAtinH MEDICINE. FRANK J. CHENET. Sworn to before me and subscribed In hit oreience. this 6th day of December, A. TV UU. I au. a HALL'S CATARRH MEDICINE la tak- en Internally and acta throuah the Blood the Mucous Surfaces of the System. druggists, t&C. lesuniuniaio iico. T. i. Cheney Ccs. Toledo. Onto. gpaaal j eaaai l XKXtXX,MXX,XX"M Cement, Lime, Fire Clay, Brick, Shingles, Composition Roofing, Doors and Windows, Nails, Galvanized Iron, Mechanics Tools, Paints and Brushes Repair and make your property like new. We carry stocks and will appreciate lending you our efforts in service and advice. pru l L MORGAN & SONS 1 "We Live to Serve" OOO .:..x..:...xm:xk'"X R. M. KING'S a Bargain Store Marian Avenue I have ordered and am receiving a large stock of inlscellaeons mer chandise, which undoubtedly includes many articles needed in every home. I buy for cash, which enables me to sell my goods for less than most dealers and then I want only a LITTLE profit on each sale. The items priced below will give you an idea of what you caii save here: X J j X Z ? Wool Fiber Rugs, 27x37 $2.0(1 I II in- Knantel Dish Pans, two kinds 1.25 Tin Dish Pans, large size 50 flocks, eight-day .. g.00 Others at $4. .50, $2.50, $2 and 1.25 Cup and Suscer, good quality 25 Plates, 10c and 25 Platters, large size, good quality . .75 Can Openers 10 Mouse Traps 15 Wasb ISa.sins, good quality 15 Enameled Pans 25 Dinner Pails, enameled 1.00 Dinner Palls, tin 25 Tin Funnels 15 tjuart Measures o;i Good Ink. ter bottle 10 Clothes Pins, per dozen 0." Musllage, per bottle 10 I amp Tops, 15c; lamp wicks, 2 for 05 Window Shades, good quality 1.00 Gun Shells, per box 1.00 Air Float Talc Powder, liesh and white 10 French Harps, 50c to T5 lln Dippers in t'igars and Tobaccoes of all kinds; Tablets and Envelopes; Panes, and many other useful articles. A I J I 2 I X 1 X j 1 X y 0t$ 0 xXK":xXKxxX"Xx:-xxxxxxx-x: The Store With the Christmas Spirit Maas Brothers Greater Tampa's Greatest Store I ! T y I Y 1 X Beautiful Gift Ivory Ware We can truly say that this year we have a more extensive and more attractive dlspla) of French and American ivory ware than we have had at any time previously. This year we offer an exceptionally fine selection of seas. BOUDOIR SETS These consist of sets of three 4 and four pieces, comb, mirror, brush, and runiiing up to sets containing 20 to 30 pieces. These are shown in both plain and gold inlaid French ivory and rlberloid ivory and are ar ranged in handsome satin lined cases. These range in price from $25.00 up. Sl.WINO ROXES We have also Just received a very attractive variety of fitted sewing boxes. These are cover is;! with the very finest quality leatherette, lined with satin and fitted with white ivory ware sewing utensils. Irices range from $10.00. ..;..x..X"XX": - - :xxx - c - x',X"Xx:xX"Xxx-. ! Punta Gorda Chanter-M i u. c.. s. .;. 1 6 ' Meets every first and third Fridays, 7:30 p. m., in regular business session. Visiting members always welcomed. I y Mrs. Minnie VanCamp, Sec'y. 1 9 -xX"Xxxk:-xxxxxX' t t t y X t large M0a$400000fr? I I I I y I J y y y X ! i i x I y y y y j Y y I I I y I s i XXX"X"X"X - K"XK"Xv MANICURE SETS These are very desirable as gills. They consist of various manicure pieces of French and domestic ivory ware, arranged In satin lined boxes. These are shown in a variety of sizes and styles and a very dainty one may be purchased for as low as $4.00. SHAVING SETS This is a suggestion that will apiieal to those who wish to give some man a practical gift. These sets consist of porcelain cup and high class rubber grip brush and are arranged in at tractive cases. Prices range from $5.00 to $6.00. - :' - : - - xX"X:xK'X":''X 1 i v ! I I I y A i ? I I i x I I X x I x I ! ! ! x I I y y