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Enter'd April 23, 1903 at Pickens, S. Q., as second class matter, under act of Congress of March 3, 1879.
VOL. XXXVll, PICXSES, SOUTH CAROLINA, THURSDAY, SEPTMBEA 19 1907 NO, 17,
Ill Society's Whirl.
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the many friends she met on bio
September 14 was the birthday o
Mrs. M. d. Harris,and her eldest son,
T. D. Harris, gave her a dining al
the Hiawatha Hotel, at which all of
her children and grandchildren were
present, spending a happy day to
Miss Cora Bowen entertained hei
Sunday school class on Monday after
nooL with a melon feast, which waf
greatly enjoyed by the children.
A straw ride Monday evening va,
given in honor of some of the visiting
YOUng ladies. The moon shont
brightly and the merry party spent
a most delightful evening.
The U 1) C Chapter met at the res
idence of Mrs. C. E, Robinson, Fri
day afternoon. Delicious refresh
ments were served, and after th<
meeting adjourned the Daughtere
were invited out on the lawn, where
J. E, Cox gave them a melon feast
Mrs. Robinson is n charming hostess,
and the members :f tha Chapter al
ways tjoy a meeting at her home.
Last Thursday evening the young
people of the town had much pleas
ure and fun at a watermelon sliciin
in L-gare's park, and the festivite
were kept up until a late hour.
Hovey Earle, who has been tench.
ing in the county during the summer
gave bis school a picnic on Glassi
Mountain, Friday, that being th
last day of the summer term.
. 'on Tue
e will con
Miss Nellie Grandy returned t<
Greenville, Tuesday, to resume hei
studies in the 0. F. C.
Reese Allgood left Tuesday foi
Spartanburg, where he made a finq
record as a student in Wofford Cul
lege last winter.
Miss Addie Anthony left Friday foi
Atlanta, where sbe will take a coursm
in stenography this winter.
Mrs. A. U. Morris left Monday foi
the Jamestown Exposition. She i,
accompanied by her son, Edgar.
Mrs. Charlie Bowen and childrer
have reiurned from a pleasant visit
to Mrs. I. F. Banister in Liberty,
Miss Jennie Yates, of Whittles,
Va., is stopping at the Pickens Int
fur a few days.
Mrs. Jas. Hagood and Miss Lilliar
Carter, of Eashey, are visiting Mist
Miss Daisy Chamblin, of Woodruff
is visiting the family of Willian
Mrs. Larry Thornley and her little
daughter, Emily, are visiting relat ives
and friends in Anderson this week
M. K. Moore, of Spartnnburg, wast
the guest of Mr. and Mrs. T,. J
Mauldin last week.
L. E. G randy and fatoily', wh<
have been spending the sum~mer ir
Pickens, returned to their hioie it
I -tM *i rena, hav
.Tohn D. Harris and faimily, of
Greenville, spont several days last
week at the Hiawatha.
Miss Lena Iivers, Jf Charleston,
is the guest of liss Louisa Jones.
Charlie Robinson, Jr., has returned
from a visit to relatives and friends
in Ruthirfordton, N. C.
iAlre. M. L Fowler and childre3, of
Fountain Inn, visited relatives in
Pickeus last week.
0. D. Cureton, of Greer, spent
Sunday with relatives in Vickeis.
Miss Katie McDaniel, who has
been visiting relatives in Pickens,
returned to her home in Ruther
fordton, N. C., last week.
Mrs. C. L. Oureton and children
returned last week from an extend
ed and pleasant trip to the family
of her father, J. H. G. McDanel,
of Rutherfordton, N. C.
\Mre. Shannon Morrison and J, T.
Richey, wife and baby, loft Satur
day for an extended visit to relatives
Miss blay Robinson and Lrother,
Sondley, uf Norris, spent a portion
of last week with their brother, ai ey
C. Robinson, in tFickois.
Miss Viola Moore, of Liberty, is
visiting her brother, David G. Moore,
Mrs. G. B. McLeskey is visiting
relatives in Piedmont.
Mrs Minnie Sadler, of Starr, S. C.,
accompanied by her two interesting
children, returned home Saturday
from a pleasant visit to the family
of her father, J. K. Kirksey, ofACrow
Judge H D. Baker, who has been
spending the summer with his friend,
Hon. Geo, S. Legare, returned to his
hin.e in Charleston. Saturday.
Victor Lathem and sister Kate, of
the Clement section, visited the fam
ily of Auditoi IN. A. Christopher last
Miss Stella Newbery has returned
from a visit to Mrs. A. R N. Folger,
Clarence Latbem, of the Clement
section, who for some time was a
book-keeper in Greenville, has gone
to Safford, Arizona, to go into busi
A social occasion that was greatly
enjoyed by all was on the evening of
September 9th when Mr. and Mrs.
J. H. Brown entertained a nunber of
their rieds. Those present were
M'~isses Lantie Blair, Lois Smith,
Pearl Richardson, Nettle Parsons,
Ethel Bogga. Uallie Chapman, Kate
and Minnie Griffin, of Greenville, An
nie Johnson and Miss Kinard, Flor
ence Willson, Allie Blackman, of At.
lanta, Otiau Odell, Annie Belle Brown,
Carrie Hutchins, and Jessie Glenn,
Messrs Prof. Taylor, James MicCord,
E E Stuick, E~ugene Brown, WV. B
Gloen, Frank Smith, Parker Brown,
Almo Clhapman, Joe Brown. Dennis
Craig, Y. P. Taylor, C. L. Clayton,
W G. Black. Refreshments .consist
ed of salads and ices.
Womeon Nameless In Korea.
The Korean woman has not eveni a
same. In her childhood she receives
a nickname by which she is known in
the family and by her near friends,
but which when she arrives alt mailtu
rity Is empjloyedl only by her parents.
To all other ipersonis she is "thie sister"
or "the daughter" ot' such and such a
one. After her marriage her name
is buried. She is absolutely namewless.
Hecr own pa rents refer to her by mna
tioning the district into whieh she hats
married. Should her marriage be
blessed with children she is "the'
OtSniothier" of So-and-so. If It Mapipens
o hat ai woman has to appearg a law
. co'irt, the jud(ge gives her a spec'lal
nanlht for use while the ease lasts so as
to nea ime nd ta simpliy. .matter.
FROM OUR CO:
Mre. Rosa Callaway opens a trill
nery store at Westminster this weel
her sister, Mrs. Nellie Moore wi
have charge or the one here.
The Misses Blackman, of Atlant
arc visiting Mrs. .1 J. Wakelin thi
Mr. and Mrs. D. J. Greer attende
a family reunion at Honea Path lak
Wednesday 18th instant.
W. S. Davis, of Gaifnuey, and M. A
Davis, of Seneca, visited here lat
The school at this place is pr<
gressing nicely. There was anothe
grade added this season making tb
tenth, and the writer notes with pleat
ure that several of those who gradt
ated last year are taking the tent
grade. Too many close their scho<
days too early as did ye scribi
scarcely fourteen, and I assure yo
children that many the times I haN
longed to resume my studies, a
though I am three times "sweet si:
teen;" bad I the time I would make
A most pleasant affiir for the littl
folks was the birthday party given L,
Miss Lorena Brown on her elevent
birthday. The colors were pin
and white and each table was lighte
with piuk and white tapers and de
orated with flowers. Those preset
were Pet Chapman, Alta Callaba.
Hortense, Catherine and Frank Pa
kins, Marie Smith, Narda and Ge
McCravey, Ethel and Roy- Gree
Ollie Belle Crone, Festus Chapalei
Fannie Skelton, Irene Abcrcrombi
Clara Strickland, Garnet Sheldo
Mildred Moore, Lorena and Paulii
Brown and Misses Johnson and Sa
ders who added much pleasure to v
present by entertaining in the
usual jolly sweet manner all preset
Mesdames Lawrence and Stric
land assisted Mrs. Brown in servir
refreshments which consisted of pit
and white cream, sandwiches at
cake. Lorena will often be r
minded of the occasion by the man
p.esents she received.
A boy came home from school or
day and said, "Mother, the teacht
made me tell a lie to-day." TE
mother said, "Why son, what do yo
mean?" "Well, Johnnie Green an
I had a fight and I -licked him, an
the teacher told in that I had to te
him that I was sorry and I wasn
sorry worth a cent." "Well, son. wi
didn't you tell him that you were so
rv that you were forced to lick him
"Why, mother, tha~t would have bet
a lie too, because I was glad to get
chance to whip him, for you havea
way taught me that if I could not g<
out of a tight honorably to give the1
a good one and I've always wantedi
lick him and I did "
CIlevie, wvrite often, your letters al
A picnic will be held at Dacusvill
Sept. 21. The people about th
place have for some time been tr;
ing to strike some plan by which the
can better their schbool. They hav
realized the importance of ednicatini
their children; they knowv that the
cannot give thenm r ny'thing bottel
In order to have a revival in th
school spir it they have decid' d
give a picnic at the old schoolbouei
stand ini D~acsville on the above date
Everybody who can be piresent wi
entertained in some way, for ther
will be three or four speechies, atls
music by the Ecasley band, If poss
ble the D~acusvilih n'onin arn goir.
to have a graded school, We all cx
tend our best wishes, and bid themi
godspeed in their movement. Let
WI 't tn out oi the 21st and enjo3'
their picnic with them. Come all
and bring vell lilled baskets --old as
well as Young. w. E V.
wThe farmers are hving fine weath
eor t save their fodder and forge
crops and they are making good use
i Six Mile is soon to have a school.
Work will begin on the. building at
an early date; i high school is the
e C. W. Garrett is enlarging his
A. D. Mann ginned his first bale of
cotton this season on Thursday. Hu
is ginning this season for one dollar
a bale. Cheap enough.
e The gospel mission mass meo ting
will be held at Six Mile on the 20th
. to the 22d instant.
a T. R. Merck is erecting a nice res
idence on the road ab've his old one.
e His son Cleveland who has recently
y married will occupy the old one.
h Six Mile still improi-es. Mr. Har
k vie Ke'iuemore keeps coming up and
d doing some improvement to tUe new
e- dwelling. We look for him to bring
it in some one to keep house soon- We
[), welcome you Harvie.
r- Mr. Barnie Parrott's house is still
o. empty. Make haste, Barnie, we want
r, our town to fill up. Remember the
ir high school.
e, With best wishes to the Sentinel
") Journal. A Reader.
U. Pickens, R. F, D. 4.
611 Arthur Smith has been improving
ir his dwelling,
t. R. L. Harris, who has been very
k sick, is improving.
Ik Our school at Ambler closed on
d the 12th inst.
e- W. T. Day is still canning beans
y and tomatoes.
Jas. Conley and Jos. Finley visited
e relatives near Slabtown recently
e Mrs. John Skelton and children,
of Six Mile, are visiting friends in
d this section.
d Walter and Solomon Brown are
I visiting relatives in these parts.
't A large crowd attended the litera
'y ry at Griffin.
, 'Dreamer," I hope you did not
Sget offended at what I said. I did
a ntamto tramp on your toes. I
1compoled thiat poetry to go out for
teverybody, I did not mean it for
you individually. It has always been
tomy desiro to complose poetry and
even waite son~gs, and Mr. Thompson
has always b. en mny friend, and I
hope lhe will continue to print my let
ters. Now, dear "Dreamer," I hope
you will not get displeased at that,
e, for I did it all through love and
is kindness, which is, indeed, the great
r. est part of our character. I believe
yonr effort to overcome pafssion and
i cnlt ivate kindness nuil not only
Ibrighten our lives hero but will add
yhappiness to our lives beyond. We
.4 never accompllish anything without
e someC elfort on our part. So often weo
ofail to speak a kind word or do a
ekind deed, and in vain would call
.back the past, but the p)ost is deaf to
Ill our reg.rets. The hardest thing is to
e keep cheerful under little worries
o and little heartaches; little things
-are so ofte harder to overcome than
g reater thinus. Con teunrtns
greater than wealth. Without con.
tentment and kindness wisdom is but
a shadow and virtue a name; but I
believe there are times when we all
foul sure that we have become com
plete failures, and are almost ready
to give up the struggle in utter de
slair. :.'bon we'll remember that
every clouid has a siver lining,-and it's
good for us to have the dark side
turned to us for a while so that we
can more fully appreciato the bright.
tr. Sometimes our troubles are our
greatest blessings, although it is hard
for us to realize it.
If you've a dear thought about me,
Which from real affection flow,
Do not wait until I'm dying,
And then begin to let me know.
If you're ever going to love me,
Love me now, while I can know;
Loving words they cost but little,
When for me affection show.
But they make the weak and weary
Stronger, braver for the strife;
Do not count them only trifles,
Journeying up the hills of life.
There are tender hearts around us
Who are thirsting for our love;
Never was a kind word wasted
Makes them crave all else above.
That truth is stranger than fiction has
once more been demonstrated in the lit
tle town of Fedora Tetu., the residence
of U. V. Pepper. H-e writes: "J was in
bod, entirely disabled with hecmorrhages
of the lungs and tiroat, Doctors failed
to help me, and all hope had fled when I
began tuking Dr. Kiug,m New Discovery.
Ted instant relief came. The coghliug
soon ceased; the bleeding diminisdhed
rnpidly , and in three weeks I was able
to go to work." Guaranteed cure for
cougha Ied colds. 50t. and $1.00, at
Pickens Drug Co., drug store, Trial bot.
o hour of all hours, the most blest
Blest hour of our dinners; the land
of his birth;
The face of his first love; the bills
that he owes;
The twaddle of friends and venom of
The sermon he heard when to church
he last went:
The money he borrowed, the money
All of these things a man, I believe,
And not be the worse for forgetting,
Never, never, oh, never! earth's luck.
Hath unpunished forgotten the hour
of his dinner!
Indigestionm, that conscience of every
Shall relentlessly gnaw and pursue
him with omie ache
Or some pain; and trouble, remorse
less, his best ease,
As the Furies once troubled the sleep
We may live without poetry, music
We may live wvithout conscience, and
live without beart;
We may live without friends; we may
live without books;
Hlut oivillzed man cannot live wvithout
IHe may live without hooks--what is
knowledge but grieving?
HeI may live without hope --what Is
hope buIt deceiving?
He may live without love-what is
passion hut pining?
But where is the man that can live
Hay Fever and Snmmer Colds.
Victims of hlay fever will experience
great benefit by tnking Foley's 1-onoy
and1( Tatr, asI it stops dife~n It b re'athin ima
mediaitely and lhe.-Ia the in fl-ned air
passages, and eve', if it should fail to
I ure you it will give instant relief." The
genniine is in vanhaw npschngrn