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The people's recorder. (Columbia, S.C.) 1893-1925, September 11, 1909, Image 5

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ANNUALCONFEREHEC
OF AGENTS AND S?PTS.
M C. liutual And Provident ?ssociatioa
Holds First Annual Conference in
South Carolina At Columbia.
j It was truly a representative
gathering of Negro inEurance
men and women from every sec
tion of South Carolina, who
with the general officers from
the home office of the N. C.
Mutual and Provident Associa
tion of Durham, N. G.
The meeting was called in
the beautiful new building of
the company, at the N. E. cor
Ver of Washington St, and Park
Avenue, Columbia. G?n?ral
Manager C. C. spaulding in the
chair. Prayer was offered by
Dr. A? M. Moore, which showed
that while the meeting was ol
a strictly business nature, still
the management realize thai
the first requisite was God'<
presence arid His blessing.
Mr. J. H. Garner, th9 stat?
agent for South Carolina, ex
tended a welcome in an addres
replete with cordiality and en
couragement. He gave a brie
account of the work in th
State, and during the session
was alive to the needs of th
* company, and at stated time
at the request of the officei
made Clear several points thc
had heretofore been difficult. 1
the assembled superintendent
and agents, thus making .
possible for all to return 1
their posts with a clear insigl
into the work.
I JJd>, John Merrick, the foun
. er.of the work, was next intr
duced and was enthusiastical
"received. His address w?s f
, admirable presentation of tl
great amount of splendid wo:
accomplished in the first d
eade. Mr. Merrick is a fii
type of the truly represehtati
si?d progressive Negro, .full
energy himself, he, comraui
cates the same spirit to tho
with whom he comes in co
tact. His successful life is
concreto axaniple of what c;
. be.accomplished by due atti
tion to the work in the lar
He emphasized the importan
of every representative of t
company knowing his, wc
thoroughly and. being able
present it intelligently and [i
curately.
On Friday President Merri
very eloquently, and touchic
ly made his farewell remar!
he gave to the conference a ]
per bristling with useful hin
so that every agent can go
his field to write a much louf
debit. His paper was strictl;
business paper, on j busin
lines, Among many force
epigrams were the following
part:
*. Modern business, bet
human environments."
"Business gives, opportun
for'all to work, earn, grow, a
become somebody.
''Inasmuch as business si
plies the necessitiese of life,
is impossible to have a higl
evolved aud noble race axe
where there is science of bi
ness."
/ A few men of the type
John Merrick in various s
tions of. our Southern co
try, would soon put to an t
all race harted and an tagoni;
During the firRt day's seas
Dr. A. M. Moore, the secret!
and treasurer and One of
founders Of the company,
dressed the conference.
Moore is another object leei
of what strict attention to ot
calling, can do by way of
spiration to others, Dr, Mo
although a physician of ni*
year's successful /practice
yet a most excellent busin
man abd his address to the
sam bled agents was truly
sound, logical talk on tho work.
He spoke especially ' of t the
financial condition of the com
pany and of its standing- with
thc insurance authorities of the
Stace, He gave an account of
the growth of the company
from a small sick benefit con
cern to a truly great insurance
company, with a mutual reserve
of manv thousands, showing
Dr Moore's versatility to a
marked degree was the admira
ble manner which he shifted
from financial matters to dis
eases with special reference . to
fevers. - > .
On Thursday afternoon Mr.
Spaulding invited the entire
assembly to partake of light
refreshments in the Crescent
Cafe. This Cate occupies one
of the store rooms in our .new
building and is under the man
agement of Mrs. N. S, Shelton.
Before adjournment resolu
tions not only commendatory
of but .complimentary to the
general officers were unani
mously passed, each representar
tive expressing gratification nt
the kindness extended. . So
ended the first annual confer
ance for South Carlina.
These "outings" are not only
beneficial to the active work
ers but to the policy-holders, as
all agents will go to their re
spective fields uplifted inspired
and determined to write more
and larger insurance.
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Successful Meetings.
Will you allow me space ip
your columns to say that wt
have just closed bur revival
meetings at Red Hill, Gadsden
and Silvano Congaree, 8. C.
and as a result of the meeting
63 happy souls have acknowl
edged the Lord Jesus.
44 of this number have been
baptized and we are planning
to baptize the remainder the
next Lurd^tra-y
Robt, ty;. Jenkins. |
Go With A Rush. P
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The d?mand for that wonder
ful Stomach, Liver and^ Kidney
I cure, Dr."King's Mew; Life ?ills
-is astounding
....say they never saw the
like. Its because fctteyrievejr
fail to cure Sour Stomach, Con
stipation, Indigestion, Bilious
ness, Jaundice, .Sick Headache,
Chills and Malaria. Only 256.
J;. "G. Wannamaker,Mig.. Cb. . ;
L. H. JOSEPH;,
REAL ESTATE,
i .
INSURANCE,
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RENTING
1235 MAIN STREET,
COLUMBIA, 8. C
Blacksmith
AND
Wheelwright.
Horse Shoeing in the Best Manner |
Others may be good, but we are better
I invite your trade.
T. F.r DEAS,
Orangeburg; 8-C.
St. John Street.
Wm. Lowman A. M.. M. D.
Lin, C. Sheoni M. DB. D|
LOW M AN & SH1EC?T
Physicians & Surinons
-8COVrLLE DLOCK-OKA?Q HTBTJRO. S.
City and Conni** ? call? promptly j
attended.
-var. JOHNSON
?WAITH? ? ?ngrfpy
IN FflNGY GROCERIES
An Up-To-Date
lee Cream and Soda
Water
Parlor,
Shoes and Harness Made To
Order and R?paired.
Main Street, Bamberg, S. C.
alipou care to before examining
our Jewelry. Then you will
more fully appreciate the high
quality of our merchandise. For
our Goods must invariably bene
fit by comparison on both price
and quality.
YOU MAY MATCH
OUR JEWELRY j
in appearance, quality br price 1
but you can have the three com j
bined only at this store. The
proof is easy. We invite you to:
make it. . .
H. SPAHR & SON
LEADING JEWELERS
46 W. RUSSELL STREET,
Orangeburg, S. C. &
WT-}W ... j .1 . . , ...... ' :
WE
WANT YOU
ir a Customer, whether your needs
re Large or Small.
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You'll Ilk?' our prompt, court
: '; ' : ' .? ' - r'.' .\. i* * y ', ..
ou s ??rvice. :J
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V. Calhoun Doyle & ~ Coi
"The Fopolar Drug Store." ' '
GREAT
CHANCE
-OR WORTHY
YOUNG MEN"
We can give work for the
summer to 12 more young
men, able bodied, who must '
be at least 16 years of age ,
and of a good moral charac
ter. You can earn enough
during the vacation to pay
your -vay through the day
school nejxtterm.
If you [can't come now
write me. r
G. B. MILLER .
..
? . . Principal
VOORHEES J
INDUSTRIAL SCHOOL
DENMARK, S.?.
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READ
THE
RECORDER.
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... ? ? '. ?-i . ..'? iSi'ii'U to
StiiiS? ititi.. . . . ' * .
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?hpuld be the Slogan of ?
Every Intelligent Negro, iii
Squth Carolina, 44Tlie ?P?ace
To Buy," Should be the next
consideration. There is NO
PLACE in the efttire State
so suitable for the Best Ele
ment in our Race as 8
8 NORTH SUMTER, SC
MANY of the Leading Negroes of the State
Live and Do Business at SUMTER, Where the
*.very BEST Relations exist D?tween the two
Babes. No Friction, No Trouble; No Rabe Hatred.
All aie treated-well when they deserve well,
MORRIS COLLEGE
Grounds are to be the VER
ITABLE "GARDEN SPOT"
around Sumter. Get busy,
Buy a Lot onJMorris College
Grounds, North Sumter, S. C.
Can tell you all about Prices
and Conditions. Term s
jfi Easy. See Him, Purchase
g. Lot and be Wise* w
868 1009
Schofield Normal and Industrial School, Aiken, S. C,
.?!>]:
....4t':-.-:?;;^M
VERLENDEN HALL, Girls'New Dormitory. :
SCHOFIELD SCHOOL is well organized* thoro.ugilly
Equipped-Academic, Industrial and Boardinfe,^De
partments-Aggressive in Methods and lias a Strong
Faculty. No better location. Number of.' Teaebers
17 ; Number of Students Last Term 4.42; Terms: Girls
$0.00 per month; Boys $7.50; Seit"- Boarding Stu
dents $2.00; Entrance Fee $2.00....Graduates receive
L. I. Degree. 42nd Session Begins Oct. 5tli, 1909. .
' For Further Information Address:
'CYRUS CAMPFIELD FIELD AGENT,
A J KEN, S. C.
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AYERS & WILLIAMS
WE HAVE JUST RECEIVED A LARGE
:. CAR LOAD
OF Doors,. Sash and Blinds. Can FIT Any Op
ening. Our Prices are Very CHEAP. Will sell
at Factory Prices no matter how Small your Order.
Early and Late Seed Corn in Stock. Tool's Pro
lific Cotton Seed. This Seed stood the Highest'
Test Georgia Experimental Station. Headquar- 7
ters for Builders' Supplies. We Carry a Large
Stock of Heavy G r?ceries.
AYERS & WILLIAMS
?RANGEB?RG, S..C.
?rV foti i.i i
m :
m
Some
Popular
laities
/TO- OF THE WIDELY
j&. t ADVERTISED
?HAMILTON BROWN SHOE W
COMPANY M
OXFORDS.
FAIREY & m
: WEEKS /a
SOLE AGENTS,
: 77-.
JJQ^ , NO. 7 RUSSELL
:ST:, Orangepurg. S. C. M
Dr. Kinsman's Heart Tablets. .
;We have ;j?st'received a fresh,
hipmenfc of , Dr. I?insmanV
Heart Tablets and Dyspepsia
Powders for those suffering with'
Indigestion, Dyspepsia or heart
troubles- They are the best on.
earth. 25c - and $1.00 packages
five cents extra for mailing.
The People's Recorder, .; :
(tf. ) Orangeburg, S. C.
Groceries and FanCy
Groceries, Tobaccos, Cigarettes,
Country Produce, Fresh Bufcte
and Eggs, call TD p Millie
on or send to ?D' V; 4-M"*?
No. 320 WK8T HEN BY ST'RBST.
SPART?NBURG, 8. C
FARMERS ?ND MERCHANTS HANK OF
.j 0 rai t ge bur? South Carot I na.
CORNER. RUSSELL (t RROUGH?ON ST8
We are pleased to announce
that we have nioved into our new
Banking rooms, where \#e are
prepared lo do a general Banking ^
Business. ?
We solicit deposits from all who '
inay have even a enlall ani?unt of
money to put in Bank, and guar
antee promptness courtesy and
safely in our business relations
with our patrons.
--We have put in Fire Proof
vault Fire and Burglar proof safe.
Officers s
?. S HARLEY, President.
F. D, BATES, vice-President.
W. B. THOMPSON, Cashier,
BOWMAN & WANNAMAKER,
Solicitors.
Directors:
I. 8. HA?LEY, W. L. MOSEL Y,
F. D.BATES, Rt F. WAY,
ISIDORE RICH, L. E. ^ILEY,
I. W. BOWMAN, J. W. SANDEL
I B. B. WANNAMAKER .
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