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f Tho highest point in Florida east of ofthQ otSt offiia
fiia thQ St Johns river which is ouohalf ouohalfxnilo anohalt5or
5or mho xnilo wIde at this point pointtFiye pointwe1
I we1 tFiye miles from Palatka our Bounty Bountyjeat tiountyV ountycat
V jeat cat fei > city of 4000 28 milos from fromBt trom12l fromSt
St Bt Auguptino Augu 12l Uno UO and about abo 75 7 miles milesterminus mll8trom
trom irdn 1 he1tsoltvillc he1tsoltvillchp i01 < sotivtllc sotivtllclg
> hp lg terminus of a branch of tho thoEast thootlda thuoff
otlda off to East It Coast Railway Tho de depjpt d dF der
F r pot being being lng threequarters three quarterw of ta a nue nulefrom nuetrom nuet
from the therlvel river wharf wharfv wharfAdvantages 1 1Advantages
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k San Mateo has good shelled shellodroads shellodroadsand roads roadsrid roadsand
and rid milos mhos of hard sidewalks Beauti Beautiful Beautiful ¬
ful wateroahs line both sides ofstreets of ofstreets I Istreets
< streets and meet overhead in many manyJodtJd manyJ manyJaitad I
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t i4 l The place is incorporated but no notown noI notown
I < i town taxes have been collected < l for foroyor forii foroy4r
ii oyor or oy4r r ten years the many public U blld imI1 im imppvements 1mt
I1 ppvements t vements vemel tB aramade are made by the push and andgenerosity andti andgenerosity
ti r generosity gen rpslty of the citizens and pulling pullingtogether pullingto
together to ther Tho state and county taxes taxesare taxes1i taxesare
1i are about 20 mills on about onethird onethirdvaluation onethirdvaluation
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j f Gtood 6 ood hunting and fishing deer tur turkey turkey turkey ¬
key ducks and quail black bass and andother andit andother
it other Florjda llordn itor da fresh water fish fishGood fishGood fishGood
Good boarding house Byrlyn Place Placeopen Pla Placeopen e ejt
jt open winters rates r tes eight to ten dol dollars dollars dollars ¬
lars vt p r week wcelq 200 day daySix7 daySIr daySix
SIr Six thousand people went through throughthe
the San Mateo Fruit Companys grove grovehere croveAt
At here last season seasonOno seasonOne seasonOno
Ono of the best advantages Sax 8amMateo S St SaxMateo
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Mateo enjoys is transportation being beingon
on on both rivet and rail Is an advantage advantagethat advantagethat
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that few Florida points enjoy The Thepast Thepast Thupast
past season s tlson for Instance railroads railroadsand
and terminals at Jacksonville were weremore weremore weremore
more than congested and and fruit ship shipped ahlpted shipped ¬
ped from points down the central centralpart contralIart centralpart
part of the state was in some cases casesthree caseathree casesthree
three weeks getting g tUng to Jacksonville Jacksonvilleon
i on route to northern markets and anddid anddid anddid
did not bring enough to pay freight freightwhile freighthUe freightwhile
while hUe San Mateo shippers at same sametime samelime sametime
time would ship from here one day dayand dayand dayand
and have fruit go out of Jacksonville Jacksonvilleon
on n ti the Clyde shIp the next This lit little llttIe littie ¬
tIe mutter this season alone was wasworth waaworth IUI IUIworth
worth thousands of dollars dolJ lrs to the San SanMafeo Snnfeo Sanlttafeo
Mafeo feo growers and the homeseeker homeseekertrill
trill 111 do well to boar in mind transportation trans trnnaporllUon transportation ¬
portation and nd cheap rates rat s that come comevwith comelth comec
+ vwith c lth competition comp Ut1oD in selecting a Flor Florida Flor1da Florid ¬
1da ida id t locuUll1 locuUll1Tho locaf locaUonThe on onTho
Tho population is about 350 who whocame whocame whocame
came mostly from tho northern states statesAs stateAs
As a class jjhey ltey ey are men of means meansprogressive meanI meansprogressive
I progressive and sociable Have a bet better better better ¬
ter class of homos than can he found foundIn
In any place in tho south of Its size sizeThe slzfJI sizeTho
I I The buildings kept painted and andgrounds andIfounds andgrounds
grounds m good order orderHcalthfulncBS orderHealthfulness rderHealthfulness
Healthfulness HealthfulnessOn
On account of Us high altitude altitudethere altitudew altitudethere altitudethere
there w is is no healthier spot in Florida Floridafor Floridafor
for all the year round ro nd or for the win winter winter winter ¬
ter visitors For those who come to toFlorida toFlorl toFlorida
Florida Florl n on account of health many manyaltitude nmrtyj
r IJ1 = dliitl1il fSh altitude Alt tude dry and andis andi
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Business BusinessThe Bus BusinessThe ncsi ncsiTl1o
The principle p tuolple business Is orange orangegrowing ornD orangegtgwing o obwlng
growing dioino Jno 400 acres in groves grovesuro grovesera
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Nb IDO bio o iltvraIrt tJturt1 not QQ t much mgeh attention ntt ntlon paid paiddufor paidn ald aldoqter
dufor n or crops oJu s aUhpush nlth mh thereare somerwcetable some somovegetables someyecetb1e
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As an Instance for profit in a good goodorango goodoranSI goodorange
orange grove Mr B F Dotnoy from fromless fromless r9w i iless
less than seven zu oQres res last sonson sonsonshipped saaionshipped ou ll llhlpod
shipped 6200 worth ofNfruit ofNfruitSoH of fruit fruitSoi ft ult ultSoil
Soil SoHThe SoiThe SoilThe
The soil varies vzirles it great deal from fromhigh fromhIgh fromhigh
high pino to low and high hammock hammockall 111 m121oe m121oeall
all tvttl within in a mint so that lands for forany ro rouny fortiny
any puniostyor PU11OSO or crops can be sacurodr sacurodrSan fiioctl1eISnn sactiroclSari
San Mateo can bo b reached train trainJacksonville fromJacksonville 1010 1010Jaclsonllie
Jacksonville by Florida l lorld L East En t Const Constrailway Constrailway Coastrailway
railway o m Beach and Mlllctr MHI < < r line linosteamers I1noJ I1nostenmers linesteamers
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steamers see time tables clsewnero clsewneroin cl cwl1eru cwl1eruIn
in this paper per The Clydes St Johns Johnsriver Joh11river Johnsriver
river steamers arrive hero about 10 10p 10p 10p
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Launch Rainbow leavasI leaves I Palutka Palatkaevery Palutkaevery Palntkaever
every ever afternoon Dftern on at IfSU 1 r u Lucas linoeteamers lino linosteamers lInoetenmcr3
steamers 230 p m every day da but butSunday butSnnllY butSunday
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