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WILL BE HELD IN NORTH AN
DERSON ON FIFTH OF
Committee Yesterday Made Public
In Detail Plans For Races
The program for the races which arc
to be held io North Anderson during
the Fourth of July celebration on July
5, was announced by the committee io
charge yesterday morning and ls ai
Event No. 1-10:li A M.
Bicycle races opened to all boya
Distance, quarter of k mile. Pura?
one dollar. No entrance fee charged.
Event No. 2-10:80 a. m.
Motorcycle races opened to all. Dis
tance three quarter of a mile. Purse
fifteen dollars. Entrance fee $2. All
contestants will run first; and Ute
three winners will run separately and
the two winners will run, and the
winner will be declared.
?ETent No. t-lltOO A. M.
Roadster or touring cars 20 horse
power or under. Distance three quar
ters of a mile. Purse twenty dollars.
Entrance fee $3.50.
Event No. 4-11:1.* A. M.
.Roadsters or touring cars ovtur
twenty horse power. Distance three
-quarters of a mlle. Purse twenty-five
dollars. Entrance fee $4.00.
Event No. 5-11:80 A. Ti.
Grand free to all race. Distance
three quarter of a mlle. First purse,
fifty dollars. Second prize loving cup.
Outrance fee five dollars.
All entrants in the race? must be
made at least five days before the
races. For further Information, ap
ply to R. E. Cochran at W. H.
Judges for the races have been se
lected as follows: Mr. Eugene Brown,
Dr. F. D. Suggs, Mr. H. B. Johnson
and Mr. J. C. Shearer.
SHERIFF HOOD AND
NEGRO SHOT WHILE
ON WAY TO TRIAL
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boro telegraphed Governor Manning
that three c- four men had been
wounded in the mob's efforts to lynch
the negro and asked for militia.
The Winnsboro company was ? or
dered .under arms,.. but lt. ie stated
that no ammunition wa_ available
and the adjutant general's office be
gan preparations to forward the am
munition to Winnsboro.
Later orders were sent to Colum
bia for a special train to take Dr. Le
Qrand Querry and surgeons to Winns
boro, and they had orders to be ready
to operate on Sheriff Hood as soon as
Winnsboro was reached. The special
left Columbia at 11:05 o'clock. Lat
er Capt. Doty ot the Winnsboro mili
tia company telephoned to Columbia
for ammunition, saying that his sup
ply was short. Upon orders from
the governor's office Major J. Shapter
Caldwell left Columbia at 11:25 with
3,000 rounds of ammunition. He waa
accompanied by a details of 10 men to
keep the mob from seizing the am
1 Aa report from Winnsboro this af
ternoon said that the sheriff and his
20 deputies ba dju',t arrived at the
court bouse when a small mob be
gan firing into tho crowd. The dep
uties returned fire. The negro was
almost instantly killed. Sheriff Hood
dropped mortally wounded In the ab
domen and tour deputies fell by the
shots ot the mob.
The" special train bearing tas
wounded men will arrive In Colum
bia at on? o'clock. The situation was
reported quiet at noon with the .mili
tia ia full charge of the situation. No.
arrests have been made.
Washington, June 14.-Flag dav cel
ebrations were held here today. The
most elaborate was on the treasury
building's .south portion. Secretary
McAde? presided and the president
delivered an address. The United
States marine band and a chorus from
the treasury' department employes
Cannot Haras Wilson.
Philadelphia Public Ledger: When a
case of suicidal mania becomes as
acute as Mr. Bryan's; nothing that thr
most expert political alienist can do ls
likely to work a cure. Each attempt of
the recent secretary ot state to kill
abusait as a public man seems to be
more desperate than the last The fet
ter In which he announced his resina-.
ti on indicated hardly anything more
serious than melancholia. Hts expla
nation of "the seal lsslue" closely ap
proaches acute dementia. BidnSy
Smith's familiar retort to the man who
. approached him with "Mr. Jones. I be
lieve," suggests .the Incurable nature
of his illusions. "Sir," retorted Smith,
"it you believe that you will believe
anything." If Mr. Bryan believes that
his appeal to the people of the United
, States CAn do the president harm, that
lt will cou-duce a single person capa
ble of straight thinking, there caa be
. no limit to his credulity.
For Infants and Condren
5svlf?? For Ovar 30 Yep??
Always^bc ar s ^^^^^^^t^m
" You are not poor, so long
as you can earn a living and
keep up your Life Insurance**
Mutual Benefit Life Insurance Co.
M. M. Mattison, General Agent
C. W. Webb, District Agent
J. J. Trowbridge
C. Eugene Tribble
? ELECTRIC CITY SPARKLETS .
Hana of latir-I and Pana? al Mention Caught Orar tho
Wireless on the ? treats of Anderson
'Sheriff Joe Ashley went to Colum
bia on Saturday to take Cooley Groves,
who was sentenced at the last term of
court to five years in the State pen
itentiary, he being physically unable
to work on the.county roads. Sheriff
Ashley brought two prisoners from
the penitentiary to put to work on the
Ia North Anderson,
Deputy Williams was called to near
North Anderson Sunday afternoon to
arrest Joe Gamble, a negro, who was
drunk and raising a disturbance.
Mr. C. C. Horton
Ia City Testera*/.
Mr. C. C. Horton, son of Mr. J.
M.. Horton of Pendleton, was a visi
tor in Anderson yesterday. Mr. Hor
ton graduated frou the Atlanta Medi
cal College this month and will spent:
the summer at .home. In the fall he
will enter Louisiana State hospital at
Capt J. C. Karshall
Carried to Baltimore.
Capt. J. C. Marshall, conductor of
the 'Blue JUdge railway, left yester
day afternoon for Baltimore, where
be will be taken to John Hopkins hos
pital. Capt. Marshall has been un
well for some time and it was thought
best to have him go to Baltimore
Member? of the family accompanied
Trouble Ia North
Sunday afternoon Mr. J. K. Mo
Swain of North Anderson came near
having trouble with a negro who was
raising a disturbance in front of his
residence. It te stated that the ne
gro Waa cursing In front of Mr. Mc
S wain's home and when asked by Mr.
Mcswaln to atop be replied that lt
waa none ot his business. Mri Mc
Swaln picked up a stick and started
to strike him, whereupon the negro I
drew his knife. Mr. McSwain then
ran back Into the house and got his
pistol. When the negro saw the wea
pon he begun running but several
shots were fired at him.
School Picnic Wednesday.
At a meeting held Sunday morning
lt was decided to have the annual
Presbyterian Sunday school picnic on
Wednesday of this week. The site se
lected was Carpenter's mill, and a
large crowd is expected to attend.
TO WEDNESDAY I
(CONTINUED FROM FAQS ONE.)
character ?a.'or to the murder ol'
Mary Phagan, that the defense did
not ask any of these witnesses
single question. He also reviews the
testimony showing the circumstances
connected with the killing which he
said pointed to the defendant's guilt.
Judge Roan himself. Dorsey ?5
clared, had held that Frank had
had a fair trial. The court' records
showed, he said, that a demonstration
by a crowd outside the court room
was not beard by the Jurors.
At the close of Dorsey's argument
Governor Slaton declared a recess in
order to visit the scene of Ute crime,
accompanied by attorneys ou both
sides. Hearing ls expected to be con
cluded late today.
WEST VIRGINIA MUST PAT
H?R SHARE OF INDEBTEDNESS
Washington, June 14.-The supreme
court today decided the Virginia-Went
Virginia debt case, and holds that
West Virginia should pay $12,393,929
aa ita share of the Virginia debt at the
ANDERSON PRINTING GQ.
Mr. T. S. Crayton Resigns Position
With Anderson Phosphate
and Oil Company.
Mr. T. S. Crayton haB resigned his
position with the Anderson Phosphate
& Oil Company tu order that he may
de\*rte his entire attention to the An
derson Printing company, of which lie
ThiB announcement wilt como as in
teresting newB to the many friends and
patrons of this printing company.
Mr. Crayton ls one of the moat capa
ble business men in the city of An
derson. He is conservative and yet
has the ability to make tilings go ana
bsa won himself an enviable reputa
tion as qne of Anderson's leanne
The Anderson Printiug company
was organized recently to take over
the Job printing department of the
Anderson Intelligencer and ?B one uf
the largest and most up-to-date es
tablishments of ita kind in the upper
section of the State. It ls equipped
with the roost modern machinery and
ls in a position to do any and all kinds
of printing, book manufacturing, etc.
Mr. T. K. Roner ls manager of the
plant and the ofilcerB of the company
are T. S. Crayton, president; M. M.
Mattlson. vice president and ll. M.
The fact that Mr. Crayton has re
signed his former position in order
that h" may devote more time to th!*
company, speaks highly for the pla .t
and the business that it is do1 ?g.
OF MANY RUSSIANS
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thrown back to their original posi
tions with heavy losses.
Occupation of the Corinthian town
of Valentina by the Italians was an
nounced o' Melly at Home. Alon,
the Ison-o ?.ver a battle of large pro
portions has been in progress for sev
eral days. Although the Italians ap
parently won some advantages, the
Austrians have brought up reinforce
ments and are 'offering determined
French Town Bombarded.
Berlin, Jupe 14.-Cern?an artil
lery yesterday bomuarded the mili
tary works" of Luneville, a French
town 15 miles southeast of Nancy,
according to the official statement
given out today hy the German army
"TiffjM?t?l statement add?
stormed "fheT;town of Kusie, eight
miles west ot Shavll, and took moro
than 5,000 Russian prisoners at Slen
awa. In Galicia, and also captured
the town of Miynuska.
. When yon h?ve a bilious attack
your Ure? falls to perform Ita func
tions. Yon become constipated. Tho
food you eat ferments in your stom
ach instead of digesting. This in
flames the stomach and' causes
nauesa, vomiting and a terrible head
ache. Take Chamberlain's Tablets.
They will tone up your liver, clean
out your stomach and you wiil soon
be as well as ever. They only cost a
quarter. Obtainable everywhere.
FIVE DISTRICTS HAVE
ALL HAVE ADOPTED THE
LAW BY HAVING PETI
Anderson Among Leading Coun
ties tn Taking Advantage of
This Compulsory Law.
Five school districts in Anderson
county now have the compulsory
school attendance law, in each In
stance the law being effective by a
petition of the majority of the voters
in the districts.
The firBt one to adopt this law was
the Cleveland district, and Townvllle.
Zion. Neal's Creek and West Pelzer
having followed next, lt is said that
In the Zion district ell but ten voters
signed t!ic petition.
From all that can foe learned about
the school districts in the other coun
ties of the state, lt seems tua! Ander
son ls right along in the front in the
movement for the advancement of ed
Although it is stated that no peti
tions are now being circulated, it is
thought that other districts will adopt
this law before next fall.
STREET GRADING FOR
PAVING HAS STARTED
DIRT WAS 3ROKEN YESTER
DAY MORNING ON MAR.
50 MEN EMPLOYED
Mr. Clarence Osborne ts Having
Work Done-City Ena jae
Ground was broken yesterday morn
ing for the street paving, the work
being started ou the end of West Mar
ket street. The work is being carried
on by Mr. Clarence Osborne, who has
a contract for the grading. Ho is
using the city's traction engine to
pull a heavy steel plow until his en
gine arrives. Several wagons are
busy hauling the dirt, which ls being
dumped on tho right of way of the
C. & W. C. railway. At present
about 50 hands are being employed by
Mr. Osborne but as soon as his large
traction engine arrives he will employ
Mr. M. F. TTCi', superintendent ot
the paving company, came to Ander
son on Sun? ay and while here stated
that the Asphalt plant had reached
Greenville and ought to arrive in An
derson by this morning any way. Tho
plant is to be located at the Blue
R<dge raliway yards.
Something Doing Tuesday
From 12 Noon Until 6 O'clock P. M., We Will Sell:
?0 round Kucket Lard .tLAS
IO round Hucket Lard. ?Se
i IN.und Bucket Lard . tte
21 Pounds High Patent Flour . tue
4* Pound? High Patent Flour ..~r.fell
."?0 Pounds (?ood Hen Food . 1.20
Very ll< st Cuts of Steak, all the tine. Me
? IN. UL UK California Evaporated Peaches. 25c
Full linc of Cared Meat*
Mee Boast*. WC lune one of the most sanitary markets la the State.
Nothing behind the counter. Everything la plain algbt.
Phone us your order. No rharge for delivery.
The Spot Cash Grocery
J. P. NOBLITT, Manager.
Phone 181. 121 N. Main St.
Gold Band Soap Wrappers and
Ryan's Naphtha Powdered Soap Coupons
Wrappers Can Be Redeemed at
Peoples New Furniture Co. ?H'D?"RTe" j
Come In and Get Our Premium List
Blue Ridge Railway Co., Announces Very Low Rate? for the Follow?
tag Occasion, From Anderson, S. C.
Nashville, Tenn, and Return
Account Peabody College Summer School June 17th
August 28th, 1915
Tickets on sale June IS, 16, 17, 18, 21, 26, July 22nd,
23 rd, and 26th 1915, limited to return 15 days from date
.i ! .
Knoville, Tenn., and Return
Account Summer School of the South, University of Ten
nessee, June 22nd, July 30th, 1915
Tickets on sale June 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, July 2, 3, 10, and
17th, 1915. Tickets limited fifteen days from .date of
sale for returning.
Should Hare Quit Before.
Springfield Republican: Mr. Bry
an 'ii peculiar work aa the indispensa
ble political prop'of the Democratic
president had seemed flnishod before
tho break between them In relation
to tho war Usuea with "Germany
caused the secretary's resignation.
The adjournment of the Democratic
congress signalized tho conclusion of
tho secretary's political -mission. If
ono may take an impersonal view of
the situation, it was high time that
Mr. Bryan retired from an office for
which he was Indifferently fltUul and
made way for a thorougn export in
international affaira. Tho pity of it
is that'Mr. ll ryun could not have seen
the necessity for this unselfish course
severa months ago. If ho could not
abide by the requirement? of S Arm
and even stern, diploraacw because of
bis pacifist principles, be should hate
resigned when the German submarine
warfare on merchantmen was an
nounced and the prseldent notified
Germany that lt would be held to U
'strict accountability" ?waa outrages
on America's neutral rights.
The People With Mr. Winon.
Norfolk Virglnlao-Pllot: Tho peo
ple of tte whole United States, regard
less of F o or party affiliation, ara
behind > .ldent Wilson, In full con
fidence IM Ute righteousness of his po-'
sitton and in bis determination to up
hold the dignity and honor ot the
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