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ESTAIfl I&HED 1800
Published every morning oxce.it
Monday by Tho Anderson Intelligen
cer at 110 West Whittier Street, An
derson, S. C. ,
Published Tucsduys und Fridays j
L. M. GLENN. .Editor and Manager.
Entered a? second-class mattel
Ai?.ll 28, 1914. at tho post ofllce al
Anderson. Sou'h Carolina, under the
Act of March 3, 187?.
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FRIDAY. A>RIL 21, 1916.
What's, the crlslstqday.
' ?;i' 'U. ? ? ?
Noticeablei Silence* regarding ' M?l
?leo these days.. V
ItUssia seems to be .tho pinch flit
ter of tho war league.
It vas easy enough to get Into Mex
ico, now- utting cht is tho'thing. .
You may wako tip any old morning]
now und find; that wq'.vo gone to war.''
Tho enrollment of Charleston Dcm
ucratlc club IB. 0.400. Good for at least!
Tho Hon.' Charlie Chaplin must di-.
vide tho stagu- this week with the
Burd of Avon?"
J. llenr$ .'*>\>rd,' Going Strong.
Headline.. Seems to bo characteristic!
of tho; family;* ? ?
. . A news item says there ia ii short
age |n beef."'"BuYUtero Is never any]
tdiortago in tho art of beefing.
. What bas become of ithc old faith
loned gink-; who- got off parodies Od I
"Tho Boy Stood - on tho Barning |
While tho French and British arc
laking tronchos on tho western front
Uni lim;!.-lana are" taking cities .on thc
cantora - front
". " :^Vb' Imagine Harry .Thaw .must bo)
awfully humiliated because hts di
vorce snit didn't get anything larger
t ii im a "one lino" head In tho. news
. . The ADaug^lorB of tho American
Il evolution; have picked a bad time for
their meeting In Washington, asthe
?Gertnao crisis has- everything over
. ... o .-.
. Oho of : IthV comfortln*. little j
thoughts of tho approaching hot soa
S08 ls thai the bathing sui to will then)
como Into their own.
"Wo are placing thousands of. dol-|
Urs-: worth of liquor advertisements,
check with ordor," writes a Jackson
ville fl rm. But more than twenty
-five years ago Tho Times and Demo
crat ault advertising whiskey, etc.rr
Orangeburg Times and Democrat "We
have ftow carried them, brother, but
VIII you show us prohibitionist*! else
where who are paying, like the naws
Tho Intelligencer would aguln cull
uttentiun to thc important matter of
the fund for defraying the expenses of
the Clemson College cadet corp? en
campment in Ibis city next week. The
money for the expenses of the eu-,
cnmpmenl must he ruiued und turned
over to the college OIIICIUIH before the
cadet corps cun move. As tho en
campment ir scheduled to begin next
week, it ls imperative thal tile funds
be ?ecured in time to turn over to the
l'OUege authorities this week. There
at? hut two days-today and Satur
day lu which this can be done.
As a result of calling attention to
the multer yesterday morning, sev
eral contributions were telephoned to j
ibo Chamber of Commerce. It ls to,
bo boped that this will continue today.'
Do not wult for members of the com- J
mitten to call upon you .for a contri-1
I ut.eu, but if you feel like making
one io the cause-and surely you do
tcl'phone your name and the amount
you will give lo Secretary Fitzgerald
at the Chamber of (?onucerce and ar
rangements will bo made forthwith
for collecting your contribution from
WAT Kit FOR AUTO FUEL
Louis Enrich! of Karmingdale. L.
!.. runs an automobile on water. Or
at loasl. he says he does. And several
supposedly normal, hurd-hcaded busi
ness mon who have seen him glvo a
demonstration aro convinced that lie
docs what hu clalniB. He simply
I'raws (Ivo gallons of water out of any
convenient water pipe, drops Into lt
four ounces of a mysterious greenish
Huid, pours the mixture into his gas
oline tank, and off goos the machine,
v illi the motor never missing nu ox
plosion. Mu says the chemical he
uses is so common and cheap .that thc
new fuel only coats a cent a gallon. |
if this ls not hocus-pocus. Enrichi
bau made a discovery that ls literally;
worth billions of dollars, und destin
icd to confer .incalculable benefits on
thu human race.. He has provided not.
merely a means of running gas en
gines cheaply.'ut tho very time when
thc high price of gasoline bas nude
it particularly wolcome. He has given
ino world a permanent source of pow
er far cheaper and more accessible
than any now existing. It is no ex
aggeration to say that 'hitch a discov
ery is greater than that of steam poW
cr. for the usc of steam depends on
coal, which is expensive and exhaus
tible. There ls plenty of water.
;'Unfortunately, this, lu probably a
hoax or a dream. The known laws
of science ' aro against it. Fuel ex
portai scoff at it. Water, to be sure, ls
two-thirds hydrogen: and that hydro
gen, when separated, is highly explo
sive. Cut chemists insist that lt ls
bound to taite, under Ideal conditions,
ii leant a? much expenditure of en
ergy to separate tho hydrogen from
ita combination with oxygon as thu
hydrogen can give back afterward in
burning or exploding. They insist that
there la no substance In existence a
little of which, pourod Into water, will
cause this separation as Enricht says
't dOc?, ui Cult in;; up fue wuier and
giving tho puro hydrogen to explode
In the gas chamber of the engine like
And yet-science has been wrong
To tho ordinary American elly it
will seem Incredible that there should
bo 4,000 men and women In one com
munity earning their living in social
work supported by private philan
thropy. Such, however, ls New York
City's distinction, in thc realm of or
ganised charity. ;
. Philanthropy seems to have'devel
oped into a regular industry. It has
Its definite placo in the social orgaa
Izahoi.. it fias, developed ita own
.-.yatem and standards. Social work
ers are required to undergo an elab
orate course of training.
. Salaries aro in general'not so high,
perhaps as ia other lines of business
requiring education and skill. But
they uro bolter than educational sal
aries. Thoy run aa high as $10.000 a
year. '; Quite a few of the New York
charity experts get $5,000 a year, and
it.is a rare colleg? professor wno gets!
that much. ' Their aggregate ?alarles!
run into the millions.
"Tho New York'School of Philan
thropy, Which' has been takln y a cen
sus of these salaried workers ?n pri-1
vote charities, reports that they cou
eiltuto a larger group ?han the city's j
clergymen, dont 1Bts or chemists, and
are as numerous as authors, editors,
reports, civil engineers and surveyors
There are other Amer'can cities, too,
where the proportion tA. social work
ers to tho population ia almost as;
?r?at ''. ,// -V '
Undoubtedly tho worker? is worthy i
?it'hts hire. But lt does look as If thc ?
work 'of distributing charity Is getting ]
to be rather expensive, and the wa-j
"chincry. unduly^. ; Vupftersc^ne,;. . ?Vd(
any one who reflects on such vast,
complex activities ns modern philan
thropy represents, is driven to won
Ger whether all this botiicr and ex
pense is really necessary and wise
wile; her society couldn't manag;
tilings KO that fewer' persons would
need charity, and so il.at the anny
now engaged In laboriously investi
gating and doling out pittances could
be freed for productive employment.
IIJGH TOST OF it:ll?-CS
The American Bible Society an
nounces that it is having difficulty be
cause Of thc groa : increase in thc cost
ol hook-making materials, its cheap
testaments cost twice as much to pro
duce as before thc war. Paper, ink,
leal her and glue have all gone up.
The result JH that this society and
other organizations tltat distribute re
Muious literature of various sorts ar"
having lo limit their operations. One
denominational publishing house re
lions Uiai Its white paper alone will
cost $180,000 more than usual thin
his handicap is especially unfor
tunate, at a time when the world
n*eds religion more perhaps than ever
before, and when religious publica
tl- ns are welcomed nearly everywhere
more warmly than for many years.
Weather Forecast-Probably local
thunder showers Friday and Saturday,
somewhat lower temp?rature In Inter
Mr. and Mrs. Mike Erskine of Ashe
ville, N. C., were in thc city yester
day for a short while visiting Mr.
Walter Healy. Mr. Erskine ls district
manager of i:ho Southern Bell Tele
phone & Telegraph company ut Ashe
ville. They made the trip from Ashe
ville in five hours and wore on their
way by auto to Atlanta to spend the
weelt-ond with the family of Mr. W. T.
Gentry, president of . the Southern
Boll Tel. & Toi. company. Mrs. Ers
kine being thc niece of Mr3. Gentry.
Combining boniness and pleasure
resulted yesterday in a little outing
for the following: Mr. and Mrs.
George B. Townsend, MTB. Nellie T.
Townsend, Mr. .-ind Mrs. Orville Bis
sen, guests from Columbia of Mrs. J.
H. Townsend and Mr. Boyle. On their
way to and from the" country they
placed Pepsi-Cola signs along tho
A team from tho Anderson high
school played a game of baseball with
a team from the Kennedy street
school yosterday afternoon, tho laCtor
winning by the score of 14 to 9.
Arrangements have been made
whoreby thero will bo cars watting at
Anderson col lego tonight for those
who attend tho play to be given by the
senior class. These cars will make
connections on thc square with cars
on all Unes so that cvoryono will ho
able to get home. The entertainment
tonight ls taken from scenes from
(Shakespeare's plays and. is called
"Shakespeare's Lovers." It will in ul)
probability bo tue best amateur dram
atic performance over given in Ander
son, and the biggest attendance- of thu
season ls expected:
WARNING ATTACHED TO
COFFIN ON DOORSTEP
CREATES NEGRO PANIC
Atlanta, April 20.-"If you dwVt
leave town in twenty-four hours, hell
will bo your homo."
These words written.in la~gc black
typo on a plcco of card board, tho card
board tacked andar tho lld of a L.nalI
white coffin, -and the coffin left on a
front doorstep, have stricken terror
to the' hearts of a- large number of
negroes In tho famous "Darktown"
section of Atlanta, and have resulted
in such an exodus of negroes f-'om
the city that tho mattsr has become
serious and the pollco are making an
Recently a negro woman wha- re
ceived one ot tho notices tacked !n a
coffin aiv.t . pa'd ya . at tent ion to it
was found dead ta an alley with her
tai oat cut-from oar lo .ear .
I Whether tho murder arid .tho notice
were merely r* coincidence, or wheth
er thero ti? really some sort of a fiend
ish murder plot hatched among fan
atical negi?frt,, in a quest'on the no
lice will undertake tn,determine. .
. The - effect upon the negroes could
not Juvre 'bee* more immediate and
far-reaching'than If there had been
a gigantic and deadtly conspiracy, for
-not only has every negro receiving
ft not Ino subsequent to thc violent
death of the woman hi iii* alley left
Atlanta forthwith, bot many others
have decided there are more healthy
places to live.
liny Big Shipyard.
Glasgow, Scotland, April $0,- Br/a
St Gylfcon. Ltd.. who prior to the ?tt>
brcafc ot i<trar. wore among the most
proap?ro?k o? Belgian'- shipowners
have tuet completed the ^purchaseof
an important shipyafd on;th> Clyde.
\ v, , _ -V, ^Y \ ' ? '
W?TH ARRIVAL OF
SUMMER THE SODA
One "Hot" Day This Week Re
suited in Big Rush at One
Five gallons ot one brand of syrup,
enough to nm Wi; ui>;; roxi mutely ZOO
drinks', 10 gallons of sweet mille and
something like % no: -n gallons of
buttermilk, not to mention the amount
of lemonades, lim ca lev. root beer
etc.. cte., were used Ly one Anderson
thug ?tore alone one day this week,
according to the soda dispenser, who
at :i o'clock in tho ufternoon was call
ing for his fourth gallon of tills first
With the advent of hot weather
soda dispensers will he taxed to the
limit in walting upon the stream ol
customers that pae.i continuously in
and out of Mic hioat populnr soda
places In this city. The soft drink
business has wltnossc.l a phenomenal
increase each year and this season lt
promises to aurpauj any record mad .
'n the past. According to one local
dispenser who has worked in a num
ber of cities, more soft di inks ar;-,
consumed In Anderson per capita
than any city in thc south.
MAY PLACE ORDER FOR
SUBS IN AMERICA TO
INCREASE DUTCH FLEET
illy Associated Press.)
Tho lingue, Netherlands"., April 20.
-One ?>r the latest suggestions put
forward '?>. some well known advo
cates of u stronger Mulch fleet is that
a big orrlcr for sui marines, shall b't
nlacod In America. At present, save
for somo hnlf a dozen "Ubmarloeu and
two cruisers that are either definitely
building or have been ordered, noth
ing Is hoing done in thc way of new
comtructlon. The minister for tho
ravy, Capt. J. J. Hambonnct, ai
gu?s that.no definite conclusion.) ear
yet be drawn from thc naval wa?*;
but it is pointed out that tho value of
the submarine ra already beyond all
doubt.< Holland .is, however, depen
dent on foreign countries for certain
parts of the highly specialized undei
"But -why not go to America If thc
Gorman wharves cannot io any thine 1
asks a well known retired naval offi
cer and advocate of naval reenforce
ment, j. can der EUt. "MitratHean
and aeroplanes''have bsen alieady ob
tained there during thc war. nntl or
ders for a -score or two of submariner
ought to bo likewise placed In .the
United States." . .
COOD FRIDAY TODAY
Thrc.e Hour Service at (?race Church
On Good Friday there will bc thre^
service" a^ 10:30 a:--> m.. morning
prayer and sermon, from 12 to 3:00
p. m., tho Three House Service, and
at 4: ito. evening prayer und address
The Throe Hour service begins at
noon and continuities until 3:00 p. m.
Tho ncrvlco Ia In comniemorat'.on ol
the three hours of darkness that cov
ered tho earth whi:9 Christ suffered
upon the Cross: "Now from tho sixth
hour there was darkness over all
thc land until thc ninth 'hour." St.
Matt. 27r45. The sc-rvlco ts dlv.'del
into coven .sections, each' section con
sisting of hymns, prayers, ono of thc
Penitential Psalms, and a meditation
?ct? ono of the Ssven Words - froai
tho Cross. . ' * "'
The following meditations will bc
given by thc rector during the ser
Th,*?IVuy of the Cross.
1. Tho Cross of Forgiveness-"Fa
ther forglYO them'; for they know
not what they do."
2. Tho Cross ot "* Rest-"Today
shalt thou bo with Me in Paradise"
3: Tho Cross of. Love.-"Woman
behold thy son."-"Behold thy moth
t. The Cross of Spiritual Anguish
-"My God, My God. why hast Thou
forsaken M?.. " *
r>. The t?rosv of. Contontmert-"It
7. the Gross of T' ?st-"Father
Into Thy Hands I comme d aty Spir
Conclusion-"In thc Ctt>ss of Christ
I glory." .- . .'
r.nch section of tito scrvico be
gins and ends with a hymn, and those
%vi o can como to this scrvico can
o:,ter and loavo the church during
tho singing or tho hymns. Thus h
perhon can stay for ono or more
sections If not for tho- whoio sorvice.
Any Christian who wishes to ob
hervo tho diy or our I/ord's death
Good Friday, aro cordially invited to
attend th'o service.,
Tho offering on Ctood Friday for
the Jerusalem and Bast. Missfrn.
t Local market 12 cents. ,
? ? ? New York Cotton. ? ;
. Open, Hlghv Low.' Close,
fttay . .lt.8? 1#90 1?.?H 11.86
July . .. .n.a? 18:04- 11.07 12 01
Oct ,N M2I19 lSt.18 la.21
Dee -.\V,?1?iit? ,;l??4a^v'12.S?3.,. 12.30
L?TCTpool Cotton.- ,-:
. .-.'..'.H'?ri:'? ".. -tCloae.
Mfcr-June; .. .^Wl ^ 7.68
#My-Aug .'v i .......7,68 7.60M,
Oct-Nov .. .'. .. .? ..7.44 7.46%
Re??lpta 25,400. '..
Sales 6,000, 'V. -v.:--'
? Spots 7.82.
AU exchanges closed -today on
count of Good Friday.
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Of course you'll want at least one serviceable suit for "all
occasion'' use this spring.
You have more room for choice this year, for we've se
cured a beautiful new Clothcraft gray serge suit, "6130,"
from the same house that makes the well-known "5130''
You'll wonder how it's possible to get so much good style
and careful workmanship for $15.00.
It's because the makers have specialized on medium-pric
ed clothes for 70 years. The Clothcraft factory ranks
among the foremost in the country in scientific methods
It's a case where good wages, fair treatment and high
ideals have produced better quality at lower cost.
Blue or Gray-$15.00-which shall it be?
And there are other good Evans suits $10 to $25. -
"Thc Store SJ?ith a Conscience"
Ul). Co nt. SmuU Strait.
Atlanta, April 20.-Atlnn flans who
live in restaurants are hit hard again.
! lo.--1 mi; ant 5 yesterday announcad an
advance in the pr.ee of small steaks
from twenty to' thirty coats. A; num
ber of bachelors who arc regular'
bcardery of the ^a la carte" variety
termed an indignation meeting to
take tho matter up with the federal j
-.lade commission. i
Ready for you with thc
dandiest line of Hammocks
in the city. Well made, of
the best materials, and in
pleasing colors. -
$2.00 to $5.00 Each
Come by and look 'em
Cox Stationery Co.
Leading Stationers and Printers
ew Iron Beds
?Vi k ' ?. f..?J ft . .
??."*'?. JA ^grand-assortment of
new and neat designs for
; * people >hb can afford to
pay more but dbn't want
to. Eye pleasing designs
that win favor at sight, finishes elegant and durable, and
strength and long wear.
SEE WINDOW DISPLAY
The Peoples New Furniture Co.
"Its Easy to Pay the Peoples Way"
HOOSIER KITCH?NCABINEI/SAVE: MILES OP STEPS
Intelligencer Want Ads
Chautauqua Season Tickeis if* J
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mittee bought 1,000 V" i',1 1 'i ? ? _ _ .?'-y ? . ' ' . ? ? ? .
After th? .open.-J & 00 !ea80Jt jfogS '. ffi :" . <WL . 3 I 3 \
ina day no season M? l?~^~*t&* Thwe ticket? will be ^
tkfcstscsa behad for lett then ?3.00. ' while they last .."...,.
:: \\>?w:zT?r\ffo slfigie ?dmissions to the respective et $2.50 each. ?I
entertainments, sec the officiel programa. i 1 }? <*
_ Seesen tlckete-?ra no?-treiiaforeb?e except within the owner's fgniily. '< '
The name of some member of the femUy mort be written in ink upon every - >