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Miss Ailene Pearson, of Green
v ) >:l tp n' Pair week in the city
the niesi ot'her alf it Mrs. Irene
Love:1 on Gregg St,
Mr. J. A. Hays, of Jacksonville
Fla., spent last week in the city
and taking in the Colored Fair.
During his stay he was the j
guest of iss Nellie Harnes and
fanni> a? 1015 Senate St.
.'I . .. ' .?'.'.(? pastot ol' Zion
ii.ipusi Church, is spending the
week in Palatku, Fla., assisting
Kev. D. F. Thompson, in a series
of meetings. Kev. Thompson
was formerly pastor at Green
wood, in this state, but is now
pa lor of one of the largest Bap
tist churches in Florida. While
away in Florida this week, Dr,
White is satisfied that the inter
est of Zion in Columbia will be
closely guarded by Deacons Su
b . P. ru- Moise; and Will
i .; . ! i? :. h?e will be here
Sn <!...:!' i ..(.aeon Sn ber oas lo ge
The annua conference of the
M. E. church will be held in Col
umbia next week. The sessions
will be held at the Wesley M. E.
chureh, of which thc Kev. C. C.
Scott is pastor. The pastor has
worked hard getting things ar
ranged for the entertainment of
this august body and he and his
faithful members are on tip toes
making final preparations. The
conference will be presided over
by bishop F. I). Lee te. who will
call the conference to order next
Thursday mornmg. The minis,
tors of the conf^jej?ee and visitors
xviii number afpOt L?50 and tin
citizens of Columbia, rcgardle.-s
of denominations, are a unit upon
giving the visitor a royal enter
FlilST G?LVRY CHURCH TURNED
At'the annual mee ti ng^$F the
Gethsemane Association held in
this 'city' w?tlf the' "?ion*Balkis!
church, the right hand of fellow
was withdrawn from the First
Calvary Baptist Chcrch. The
reason given lor the action was
that "the church was corrupt in
practice "Pedo-Baptists can't
straighten ouu^e differences in
Baptist churerHSmeither are we
sw it ! io condemn our preachers
upon charges brought by them,"
is the way one of the members
of the executive committee com
mented on the case in point.
in The Real Estate Business.
Editor Southern Indicator:
to state that I am now located at
1")10 Main St., over Avery's Jew
elry store; next door to Dr. Col
lins Dental Parlor, and will take
pl v.-n i i irving lo please those
d .. r; ta . ? bii.v or sell Heal Es
I have at present several desir
able houses in Waverly for sale.
What I have not got, if I am giv
en a trial I will secure what you
wish at reasonable prices. Come
and let us reason about it,
L. A. Hawkins
1510 Main St.
Arthur Johnson Dead.
After an illness of four months
Mr Arthur Johnson a highly re
spected ami substantial citizen of
Co ombia, died at his residence
on Hr.wini street, Wednesday,
Nov. 4th. During his life time
he was a c m tractor, being a car
penter of ability, and there are
numerous handsome buildings lin
Columbia that bear testimony to
hisskill, among them being Wes
ley M. E. Church at the corner
of Uarnwell and Geiwais Sts.,
and the last modern dormitory
built on the campus of the South
The obsequies were held at his
late home, conducted by Father
A. C. V. Cartier of St. Luke E
piscopal church, The remains
vere interred in Randolph Cern- h
?tery. He leaves five children n
md a brother, Dr Flank B.
fohnson who did all in their pow- v
$r to prolong his da\s on earth, S
o mourn his loss. 1
l eaching at Bennettsvi'ie.
Prof. Milton E. Harris, of Spart
an burg, a progressive and highly
cultured young man, passed
through Columbia recently for
Bennetsville where he has accep
ted the principalship of the gra
ded school in that town. Prof.
Harris aside from being a suc
cessful teacher is a finished car
penter and upholsterer.
MEETING AT ST. MATTHEWS
The Woman's Home and For
eign Missionary Society Conven
tion met with Bethel A M. E.
church October 1st. The conven
tion was called to order by the
president, Mrs. M. L. Haynes, at
10 o'clock. Devotional servicas
were conducted by the president,
a hot testimonial meeting follow
ed and the house was then open
ed for business. The foliowing
visift>rs were present : Bishop
W. D. Chappelle, Drs. Christie
and^ Carson-,-Revs. Curry-~an<l
Bowman. Each visitor spoke
and their words to the convention
livened each member to such a
pitch that it caused the real mis
sionary spirit to come at once.
The missionary sermon was
preached by Dr. H. H. Haynes,
which was thought to be full and
forceful. A collection was then
The welcome address was de
livered by Mrs, Viola Summers,
which was responded to by Mrs.
S, A. Mundy. Papers were read
by Mesdames McMahan, Bouler,
Pruitt. Miller, Collins and Mundy.
Subject of discussion was, "At
what age should a child become a
member of the Juvenile Mission
ary Society ? Opened by Mrs.
E. L. Ball and generally discuss
ed by others.
Following the suggestion of
Rev. R. B. Curry, the papers
read by Mesdames Collins, Nel
son, Mundy and McMahan, were
ordered sent to the church papers
Five delegates were elected to
the quadrennial convention which
meets in Mew Orleans, Feb. 15th
1915. One hundred four dollars
and eleven ($104.11) cents were
raised in convention. Six dollars
was donated to the pastor and $6
to the trustees.
The officers for the next year
are : Mrs. M. L, Haynes, presi
dent ; Mrs. Viola Summers, vice
president; Mrs. N. H, Collins,
secretary ; Mrs. Lizzie Johneop,
corresponding secretary ; Mrs
E, E. Sightl r, treasurer.
On Sunday Rev. R. B. Curry
preached two very able and
strong sermons. Collection for
the day was $27.86.
E. L. Bail, Reporter.
Tryon, N. C., Nov. 5th.-Mr?.
Starks Tucker, have returned
foom a visit to her people in Un
ion, S. C. Mrs- Davis, Mr. Tuc
j kers aunt accompanied her.
Mr. John a Johnson and wife,
I made a flying trip to Inman S. C.
ist Sunday, and they report a
Prof. E. I. Westfield, of Tryon
vas united in holy wedlock to
?liss Cora Fry of Inman, o i t*: e
4th. Rev. G, O Roberts ..ifci
Mrs. Fannie Miller is in Ashe
ville at the sick bedside of her
Drother, Jackson Burnett.
Rev. Mr. Broadus of Greer, S.1
3. passed through our town to
iay on his way home from Bre
vard N C. Rev. Broadus looks
the picture of he 1th.
Mrs. Amanda Westfield went
fco Inman to attend the marriage
of her son Erwin I. to Miss Cora
Fry. Miss Georgia ? Williams
also went to the wedding.
Mrs. Mattie Mooney has re
turned after spending the sum
mer in Asheville.
The Misses Mary and Lela
Mooney the popular daughters of
Mrs. Mattie Mooney, are home
again after spending their vaca
tion in the "land of the sky."
Mr. Robert Owens has returned
to the delight of his many friends
after spending several months
Mr. Foster Gaffney made a fly
ing trip to Chesnee S. C. the oth
er day. He reported a nice time.
Mrs Susie Gaffney returned a
few days ago from Chesnee S.O.
where she had been to attend the
funeral of her sister, Mrs. W. B.
Miss Annabelle Carson after
spending her vacation here with
her parents has returned to Lin
coln Academy to resume her
The writer will leave to-morrow
for Chesnee S. C. where he will
attend the Legal Counsel of his
church, He will visit Gaffney
and Spartanburg before return
Mr. B. F. Mills our insurance
agent is visiting in S. C. quite
often these days-better keep youl
eye on him something may hap
Old sister Myra Mills and Mrs,
John Hannon, went up to Hen
dersonville last Sunday to vis?
; Mw Luey Milis who ie^very JB?CP
at this writing.
Mr. and Mrs, Prince Black anc
Mr. William Hannon, Miss Cath
rine Nor is, Mr. and Mrs Henrj
Warford were among those tha
went to the Association Sunadj
at Inman, S. C.
UNION BAPTIST CHURCH
The new brick church building
of the Union Baptist church is a
bout completed on the outsidi
and the pastor and members de
serve the greatest commendation
It is the first Negro Baptist chu rel
to be built of brick in Columbia
Rev. R. B. Hall is the pastor, am
no human being outsid? of th*
pastor will ever know the trial;
and hareships he underwent t<
get as much done on the building
as can be seen by every passerby
The deacons particularly Bro
Wilson, have stood by the pasto:
nobly, together with a few sisten
through all of the conflicts, ant
to-day they bave a church build
ing, practically out pf cjebt
How it was accomplished nobod:
knows, but God- None but Got
know? the sacrifice made and thj
humiliation undergone by pastoi
and deacons. The wprk has bee*
done, the structor le there!
As we sat and look over tin
vast numbers of poor people wh<
go to that church and see wha
has been accomplished througl
and by them-their standing an<
resoufle?3-we are forced to ex
"God works jn a mysterioui
way, ftps wonders to perforrn.'
Those people are jn earnent-pas
ter deacons and jumpers. Tfrej
ititi need help. Will you go ans
Mrs. Minnie Winston, of Blairi
was among the delegates to the
Gethseman Baptist Association
and Sunday school Convention,
iwhich was m session herc
at the Zion Baptist church.
? She called at our office \n oom:
' pany with Rev. L. Sanders,
of Lowry ville and M rt, J, C,
Clark, of Columbia.
In Social ircles
Miss S B. GANTT, fditress.
Ph*; ? . .tnt wi i h Mrs
Vi neem ?M. m irret Tues
dav, October 2()ui. 'I he rooms j
were beautifully decorated with j
potted plants. Tal) es placed and j
five enjoyable carnes were played. !
The first prize had to be drawn
for on account of a tie between
Miss. Mittie Pugh and Mrs Car
rie Rutherford. Mrs. Ruther
ford draw ir. g the highest rm m
ber, carried away th J first prize,
a dainty piece of lingerie. Con
solation vas d-i vu by Miss Dai
sy Meyers, a lovelv center piec .
The hostess ser??'d tr. ?ce course.
Miss Ethel '/ornv* ll en ter tait.
ed the Elite Club Lst Friday
The rooms were beautifully
adorned with flowers. The first
prize, a beautiful hand-made
handkerchief, won by .?rs. Kate
a tango pin drawn by iss Sylvia
Pryor. An ice course was served.
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In honor of Miss Adele Doro
thy Johnson, the bride of the
week, Mrs. Fannie Shelton Owen
entertained at a stocking and
collor shower on Monday after
noon; The rooms were decorated
with cut flowers and ferns
After the games the hostess
served an coursed.
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A pretty home wedding was
solemnized on Wednesday after
noon, October 21st. 1914, at3:3(
o'clock, at the homo of Rev anc
Mrs. M. G. Johnson, when theil
daughter, Miss Adele Dorothy
became the bride of Mr. C. Archei
Paddyfote of South America
Just before the marriage Mis:
Camille Daniels entertained tin
guests by singing a solo, "Tin
Sweetest Story Ever Told" ; fol
lowed by Miss Isabel Lark win
sang "The Hour That Gave Mi
You." These solos indeed charm
t|ed the guests The weddinj
march was played by.MrsrZeno
bia Jeffers. The bride and groon
entered preceded by the dame o
honor, Mrs. Fannie Shelton, am
the ring bearer, little Miss Juli
Johnson, a sister of the bride.
The bride was pretty in a gc
ing away costume, a Russiai
green tailored suit with hat t
match, and carried a bouquet o
The ceremony was performe
by Dr. G. T. Dillard. The room
were exquisitely adorned in au
tumn lsaves, potted plants am
cut flowers. In the dining roor
ices were served A large com
pany pf friends and relatives an
friends were present.
The gifts were many and usc
ful, Mr. and Mrs, Paddyfote lei
over the Seaboard for Denmark
S. C., where they will make thei
future home, and where th
groom holds a responsible posi
tion with the Voorhees Industri
Notice to the Public.
Rev. Dr. I. Z. Phillips, th
? \ wonderful Hygienic man who i
teaching the people how to trea
and cure themselves by hygjen
will h^ve an off]ce in the buildinj
at the fair grounds during th
colored fair from ll a. m., to 2 p
m., each day, and at Shelton am
Nash place, 910 Washington St,
Columbia, 8 to 10:30 a m., and
to 9 p. m. Come ope, come al
who have any troubles you ar
tired of, and would like to kno\
how to help yourselves. If yoi
have not the money to buy th
treatment call and get a bill whicl
will cost you nothing. I wil
have a lady to wait on the ladies
ftey. I Z. Phillips,
27 Clingsman Avenue,
Asheville, N. C.
AVERY, THE JEWELER
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Watches. Clocks and all you neel
In the line of Jewelry. Our prices wit
snit you Thc quality of the gooda th?
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OOtPHPIA, 8. O,
DR. J. H. GOODWIN
PHYSICIAN and SURGEON
Office, 1109 1-2, and Residence, 1804 Washington Street.
Office Hours : 9 to ll A.. M. ; 2 to 4 P. M.
Night Calls at Residence. Residence PHONE 3039
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