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Benedic| College, Columbia, S. C,
June 22, 1921
Dear Friend: ...
PerhapsjVou know that President
Valentine! will not be back at Bene
dict college next year. The Rev
Clarence k Antisdel, whose service
as professor of English makes him
thoroughly familiar with Benedict's
work, wil^ be acting president He
has been a missionary to Africa, and
has shownj his devotion to the colored
people by j a most self-sacrificing life.
We hav$ been glad to see the high
esteem in j which President Valentine!
is held bjj many who came to know
him. He jias some rare qualities and
gave unstinted and most valuable ser
vice to thja school. Professor Antis
del gives jevery indication of having
the ability,' the devotion to the colored
race, the. Christian character and
spirit, and) the power to win friends
which willj make his work successful.
We kno^jr that fiae change of admin
istration tfill not interfere with your
Interest i? the school. Causes are
more important than men. Your loy
alty is notj primarily to the man, but
to the college. You love the college.
It has doi e much, perhaps, to make
you what j you are. For your own
sake, for t$e reputation of your people
and for the welfare of the children
of your rjice you will not fail the
college at j this time, a time when!
larger possibilities open before it than
No radical changes will be made in
the plans C/f the school. The purpose
will be no^ only to develop the phys
ical^ and njental nature, but very es
pecially* tjhe spiritual. Particular
stress will be laid on the development
of the religious life. Great emphasis
will be gifen to religious education,
the teaching of the Bible and the
training f<fr Christian ministry, not
alone to train preachers?although
this will r?ceive more attention, than
ever before?but to train every stu
dent to minister, to serve in the Sun
day school, the churchy the com
munity an4 in the home. Everything,
including recreation, athletic train
ing and extension of the musical de
partment jwill tend to develop the
moral character of Benedict's stu
But present buildings are insuffi
cient and j our endowment provides j
only $7,00^ a year of the $30,0001
to tun the school. Literature i
m sfet %ut; also a letter fron^
President Valentine] asking for $10
from each one of the alumni to meet
an emergency. This sum will be
credited toward the $100,000 cam
.palgn. Thp $10 contributed will be
considered jas the first payment to
ward the $jl9.80 asked for each year
for five yejars. The General Educa
tion Board! gave us $10,000 dollars
with the ejxpectation that we would
raise $5,000j. Fearing that this $5,000
would not ibe in hand on time, and
anxious toj secure it by commence
ment, President Valentine asked each
one to sen? in promptly part of the
$19.50, wit? the hope that the rest
would follow as soon as possible.
We earnestly hope that you will
cooperate most heartily with Acting
President jAntisdel in making this
drive a success. Etery one of you
can give oil get $99 in five years for
the school.; Remember this means,
in all probability, a continued gift of
$10,000 a year from the General Edu
cation Board. One dollar from you!
for salaries; brings $2 from Northern '
friends, or $1 from you means $3 for
the school.; JThe campaign means,
also a new mechanical building and
other imperatively needed improve
Probably there will never 'be a more
favorable time to make your gifts for
Benedict count so much. A dollar
now and for the next few years is
worth twice as much as a dollar at
many other' times.
We ask ybur help to make Benedict
still more the pride and joy of South
Carolina; t\> make it a greater and
a permanent blessing to your chil
dren. We jask you to* share in an
achievement that you and your race
will be prodd of.
Remember these points. This cam
(1) You ;
(2) Form lor join a Benedict club;
(3) Give i>r get
(4) $99 iji five years, or $19.80 in
each year, $1.65 a month, or 5^
cents j a day.
Benedict'*! sons and daughters will
not disappoint their friends!
Your fellow worker for a greater
and a better Benedict,
George Rice Hovey,
Secretary fir Education of the Amer
. lean Bapt st Home Mission Society,
Trustee or Benedict College.
Address [all communications to
Acting President C. B. Antisdel.
MISS JESSIE L. TROTTIE
Phenpo 1744 and S808-W
180tJ Taylor it Columbia, 0. C.
LOCALS AND PERSONALS.
Rev, and Mrs. J. P. Boyd of
Sumter stopped over on their
way to Spartan burg last Wed
nesday and spent the day with
Mr. and Mrs. G. L, Floyd, 1731
The Executive Committee of
Grand Lodge, K. of P. met in
the city last Wednesday, with
Grand Chancellor Brown, pre
Dr. H. M. Moore conducted
communion services at Zion last
Dr. T. H. Wiseman in company
with others drove tkreuirfi the
couutry a few days ago to Union,
S. C. where he (Dr. Wiseman)
delivered a telling address. On
returning they stopped at New
berry and other towns.
Mr. M. P. Goodwin and Rev.
Gallman paid us a visit last Wed.
Dr. B. A. Everett will leave
I Tuesday for parts of North Caro
lina where he will take a much
needed.rest in the'mountains.
Mrs. Jas. A. Baxter and baby
I of Asheville, N. C. are in the city
visiting her sister, Mrs. Ernest
Tatum at 1208 Heidt Street,
Miss Lonese G. Phillips of
Charleston, cousin of Mrs. A. C.
Marshall of our office spent sever
al hours in the city last Wednes
day enroute to New York for the
MME BECK WITH GRADU
ATES LARGE CLASS.
Mme. J. H. Beckwith, presi
dent of the Beck with Mfg. Co.?
2133j Central Ave., Cleveland,
Ohio, graduated a large and in
thusiastic class in Sanitary
Science and Beauty Culture, last
Wednesday evening at Sydney
The program on a whole was
quite interesting and creditably
carried out. Not only did the
graduates take part on the pro
gram but it was so uniquely ar
ranged as to include some of the
other best talent of the city.
After the exercises a delicious
course of refreshments was serv
TfarougJi the kindness of Ptezv-h
dent Antisdel of Benedict College
and the efforts of The Home
Makers Club, there will be open
ed on Benedict's Campus, Friday
July 15th. at 5 p. m, a Communi
ty Play Ground for the children
of the city. The public is cor
Home Makers Club
Mrs. A. S. Williams, Pres.
Mrs. M. E. Goodson, Asst. Sec.
Any one interested in a fine
looking, durable, and serviceable
automobile at an unusually low
price, phone 1357-W or write
"R" care of The Orescent Print
ing Co., 1515 Taylor St, Colum
bia, S. C.
A fine office desk and some I1
valuable, useful pieces of house
hold furniture for sale. You
wont mind paying the price
asked, Phone 1357-W.
MILLINERY?Hats made to order, old
Hats remodeled and trimmed. Wav-|t
erly Millinery and Dressmaking 11
Shop, end of Waverley car line.
Edgewold, S C. June 29, '21.
There are only three more weeks
before the Gethsemane Sunday
School Convention will meet with
the Dabney Pond Sunday School
July 22nd. 1921.
All delegates and friends want
ing to be at the opening of the
Convention will have to leave the
Seabeard Station in Columbia,
Thursday, July 21st at 3:45 p. m
The church is 8 miles from Blaney,
We have arranged to take all dele
gates to church, there being ser
vices at the church Thursday night.
If you do not come Thursday 3:45
p. m., you will net get to the
church until Friday night as there
will be no chance for you to get to
Blanev until 4:30 p m., Friday.
REV. H. I RYAL, President.
VICTORY BANK IS ORGAN.
The Board of Directors of the Vic
tory Bank met Friday of last week
and elected Mr. I. J. Joseph presi
dent, Mr. I. S. Leevy, vice-president,
and Mr. G. L. Floyd cashier. A fi
nance committee was also elected.
1 This is a much needed institution
& CoIambia, which The Indicator
thinks will do much to stimulate bus-j
mess in general among the colored J
People. The officers are going right
? work Pnshing this bank for all it;
? worth, soliciting the co-operation
I of the public and selling stock.
l Mr. Floyd, the cashier, will soon
leave to take special training in bank
; With men of high standing there is*
I reason Why the Victory Bank :
0UId fl?t soon be a reality. |
CHESTER PARAGRAPHS. I
Fourth of July passed off quietly \
bere. A very large crowd went toj
Rock Hill to witness the ball game
between Rock Hill and Chester. The
score was 14 to 6 in favor of Chester.
Prof. T. L. Duckett of Benedict col
lege was in the city Thursday, the
guest of Prof, and Mrs. S. L. Finley.
Mrs. Sylvia Brown, Mrs. Belle Rose
boro, Mrs. Daisy W. Parrott and Miss
Minerva Lee returned from Greenville
Monday, where they attended the Wo
man's Baptist Convention.
Mrs. S. L. Finley and son, Louis,
after attending the Woman's Conven
tion in Greenville, stopped over in
Laurens with relatives and returned
home Wednesday night.
Miss Gladys Lightner is spending
ten days in the city with her parents.
Miss Lightner is a clerk in the home
office of the N. C. Mutual Insurance
Co., in Durham. Her many friends
are delighted to see her.
Dr. J. S. Allen is in Washington, D.
C, for several days, on business.
Mr. and Mrs. Curtis Cunningham
went to Fort I^awn Sunday afternoon
and returned Monday, bringing a va
riety and abundance of fruit and other
produce from their farm.
Mr. F. L. Lander, architect and
builder, is in Spartanburg this week
Mrs. ' Margaret Foster and little
daughter of Charlotte spent Tuesday
in the city with relatives.
The Mt. Carmel Presbyterian church
was packed Sunday night, the occasion
being Children's Day. The program
was very interesting and was enjoyed
by all. The collection was $28.
Mrs. Mary Brice had the misfortune
of sticking a nail in her foot on Mon
day and is unable to get about this
Mrs. A. T. Cornwell was called to
her home in Nashville, Tenn., on Wed
nesday night because of the illness of
On Thursday i the A. M. fi. Zion
Children's Day was observed at the
A. M. E. Zion church on the fourth
Sunday. A large crowd attended and
was pleased with the program ren
Children's Day will be observed at
Calvary Baptist church Sunday after
noon and night.
Mr. R. D. Woods left last week to
spend several weeks with relatives at
iiis former home, Memphis, Tenh.
Mrs. J. S. Allen is quite sick this
Mrs. Lizzie Dixon is out again, after
an illness of several weeks.
Rev. Dr. Shaw of Mississippi, who
conducted the revival at the A. M. E.
Zion church, recently, preached a soul
stirring sermon at that church Mon
Mr. Hilliard HBarber was in the city
Sunday from Charlotte.
Mr. Quayt Ellison spent Saturday
light with his brother, Mr. Walker
Ellison, while en route from Green
tvood to Danville, Va.
Mr. John Buchanan, the electrician,
is in the city for a few, days from
Mr. Ernest Douglass has returned
:o the city, after a very pleasant visit
:o his brother, Mr. Lunce Douglass, in
Mr. Edward Hinton and Miss Al
3erta Roseboro were happily married
ast week; also, Mr. John Able and
Miss Olivia Hinton. These couples
ire receiving the .best wishes for a
ong and happy life from their many
Mr. John Henry Foster came down
?rom Asheville and spent Sunday and
Monday with relatives.
Mrs. Louise Maxwell and children,
Edith and Nathaniel, spent several
lays in Charlotte last week.
Miss Janie Jackson leaves Thursday
:o visit her brothers ?n Richmond, Va.,
Slkins, W. Va., and Philadelphia.
Miss Ethel Jackson spent the 4th in
Charlotte, the guest of Miss Willie
Mr. and Mrs. Aaron Phillips have
noved into their home on McLure
street, which they recently purchased.
Mrs. Maggie Hooper is attending
the summer normal at the State Col
Mr. Wade Roseboro spent a couple
ot days in Richburg this week.
666 has more imitations than any
other Fever Tonic on the market, but
no one wants imitations.
If a collector fails to cair on you
bring or send your dues to the office,
1505 Taylor street. We need the money
to keep the paper going.
BUI Heads ^TX >
Out of Town Orders So*
licited. Prompt Delivery
THE SOUTHERN INDICA
TOR, Columbia, S- C.
666 quickly relieves Constipation,
Biliousness, Loss of Appetite and
Headaches, due to Torpid Liver. -
BUTLER W. NANCE,
ATTORNEY AT LAW AND fi#TApTY
Will practise is all coarta, State mi
Phone: Oftee 971, ResUeaee 1717
tH7| Waahiaftea St. OstaaMs, ? t
WANTED?Want you to buy that
next pair of shoes from I. S. Leevy
on Taylor street.
ll.Oo a. m.?Sermon by pastor.
6:30 p. TOL-rEncfeavor.
8:00 p. m.?Slides, Stereoptican
sermon, "Twilight and Sunlight."
We thank our friends, the pastor
and members for a splendid ground
breaking. The amount raised was
5700.00, with $100.00 cleared on bar
becue July 4th.
T. H. Wiseman, Pastor.
J. W. Goodson Wm. Bonner
GOODSON & BONNER
The Best Place to Shop
?- J^?t^a^jm^JLc^: Cream,
Jh Meats and Ftefr Daily.
Fresh Vegetables, Ice and
ice Water Free
2|21 Gervais St Columbia, S. C.
. T. L. BLACK'S CAFE.
ifeals All Hours. Sandwiches, Pies,
Light Groceries, Candies, Cakes,
Ice Cream, Cold Drinks
2101% Gervais St. Columbia, S. C.
Cleaning, Pressing and
Your Patronage Solicited.
L. A. HAWKINS
Real Estate Agency
"HOMES ON EASY TERMS."
1107 Washington Street
COLUMBIA. S. C.
Office Hours: Telephones
to 1:30 p.m. . Res., 187S
to J:30 p. m.
DR. N. A. JENKINS
to 11:00 a. m. Office, 1011
D sea^ss of Women and Office Work.
lf>7l-l Washington 1201 Hampton
DR. H. H. COOPER
Gold Crown and Bridge Work a
S|?cial Attention Given Diseases of
P one 1429. 1125 Washington St
Lincoln Memorial cemetery lots are
se ling steadily. Leading ministers
ard laymen buying. Terms to suit
present financial conditions. The will
0 fthe late Mr. F. H. Hyatt provides
fo" the continuance of the cemetery
01 its present basis. For particulars
?ress or call on Lincoln Memorial
Cemetery Co., 1120 Taylor St., phone
Sf1. or B. W. Nance, Attorney,
Uffy Washington street
HfTs MADE \ OLD NATS
" 0 ORDER MADE NEW
E rerything Done in Millinery
1 First Class Dressmaking
THE WAVERLEY MILLI
MRS. J. A ROACH, "Manager
1200 Heidt Street
2nd of Waverley Car Line
?N'E 3422-W COLUMBIA, S. C.
?fatch Our Windows for the
latest and Best Models at
All Work Guaranteed \
ADAMS' SHOE REPAIK SHOP
M. E. ADAMS, Proprietor
Quick Seme*. Give Me a Trial.
1205 ASSEMBLY STREET
SatisfaAion Ladies' Work
Guaranteed. _ A Specialty.
S. W. BAILEY
Cleaning, Pressing, Altering and Repairing
Work called for and Delivered.
1015 V2 Washington St. Lincoln Theatre Bldg.
Phone 2107. Columbia, S. C.
THE REESE'S DRUG STORE
And Supply Station for Masse. C J. Walker's Goods
With our regular line of Toilet Articles, Drugs, Sedas, Ice
Creasm, Cigars Cigarettes aad tobacco we can supply Walker
Agents with goods at the same rate as from home office.
"Prompt And Attentive Service," Our Motto
1422 Assembly Street PHONE 2829
Central Lumber and
F. T. HILLER, Pres. & Mgr.
Lumber, Mouldings, Shingles, Laths
! Building Material, Asphalt Shingles,
j Roofing, Brick, Lime and Oement
We - Guarantee - Prompt - Deliveries
TELEPHONE 352 700 ELMWOOD AVE
Columbia, S. C, on S. A. L. Ry.
Coal and Building Material
Unless the unexpected happens, yoa will soontr^or later
patronize us. We are adding new customers daily to our
list of satisfied patrons. There is a reason? .
Ri|ht Goods?Right Prices
if you have never dealt with us, try us?you might like us.
POWELL FUEL CO.
Use Beckwith's "Refinor Toilet
Preparations for Women and Men
Nature's best assistant in producing an
abundance of beautiful hair and a smooth,
unblemished complexion. We want agents
everywhere, pleasant employment, big re
For the Complexion, Cold Cream, a skin
cleaner with healing properties, 50c. Skin
Food, a nourishing Cream for making thin
necks plump and hollow faces full, 50c.
Bleachene, for those desiring a lighter
complexion, will remove tan, sunburn and
iiver spots, 50c. Peroxide Vanishing
I Cream. Protects the skin from exposure
to sun, wind and dust, 50c. Beauty Cake.
Keeps you looking young. You owe it to
yourself to look your best, 75c/
Face Powder. You have but one face,
why disfigure it with a cheap powder.
Shades, Flesh, Brown, Pink and White, 50c.
w Creole Hair Oil. For generally beautify
ing i?t?u, s women * auu T-lnldren's hair, 50c.
Gloss: Gives the hair that slick, glossy appearance, 35c.
Hair Grower: We guarantee and can prove to you that our Hair Grower
is the most wonderful on the market and is unlike any you have ever
used 50c. ?'^sP
Cocoanut Oil Shampoo Soap:* A pure vegetable lathering soap, made of
onlv the purest ingredients, 50c.
Special Six Week's Treatment for Women's Hair.
Hair Grower, Gloss and Cocoanut Oil Shampoo Soap, $1.25.
Men's Hair Pomade, Creole Hair Oil and Ventilated Night Cap, $1.75.
Men's Straightening Cream. Will absolutely straighten men's hair in
twenty minutes, 50c.
Miss Loys Henry, 712 Calhoun St., Columbia, S. C.
Mrs Mamie McDaniel, 720 Calhoun St.; Mrs. Toisey White, 1315
PrWst Mrs. Katherine Perry, 1508 Washington St.; Miss Hattie L.
West 315 Bull St.; Miss Rebecca D?as, 619 Taylor St.; Mrs. L. M. Clark,
Viti ?lmwood Ave.; Mrs. Sarah Jones, 1325 Gregg St.; Mrs. Maggie Ford,
SS Washington St.; Mrs. Maggie KeUey, 1231 Scott gt; Mrs. N F.
Wiveood 1108 Blandmg St.; Mrs. Mamie Summers, 1218 House St.,
Wsver^! Miss Essie Ruff, 2308 Calhoun St.: Mrs. Annie Richardson,
Lykesland, S. C.
The Beck with Mfg. So*
Formerly The Ambrosia Toilet Co.
2134 Central Awe. Cleveland, Ohio.
DR. J. H. GOODWIN
Physician and Surgeon
9 to 11 a. m. 4 te 7 e. a*.
Phones: OfTice, 102?, Residence, 3MI
US Washington St *ee. ISM Waakv
Rub-My-Tism is a powerful anti
septic. Cures infected cuts, old
sores, tetter, etc.
Fillings, Plates, Crowns ami Sridsee
Office Honrs. Telephones.
3:30 a. m. to 1:08 p. m. Office IMS
2:00 p. m. to '.30 p. m. Res., 3871
DR. D. fC JENKINS
Sunday by Appointment.
Extraction by Conductive Aneetmeear
11071-2 Washington St Columbia, S. C