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WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 10, 1902.
The New York Racket Store ia
daily opening up the latest and the
newest of the now in fall goods The
early shoppers can now feast their
eyes upon the latest creations asd
san secure the cream of this vast
display acd array ranrchaudise by
calling first. Come, see what the
Racket Store can show you.
Your for bargains.
J. W. PEAK
| For fresh tiiruip seed, seed that
Twill germinate, assuring you of a
good Btand, buy Buist's. We have
them in all the popular varieties.
G. L. PENN & SON.
Old newspapers for sale at this
office for 20 cents per hundred.
WANTED 5 YOUNG MEN from
Edgefield county at once to prepare
for positions iu the government
service-railway mail clerks, let
ter carriers, custom house au.l de
partment clerks, etc. Apply to
Inter-State Corres. Inst., Cedar
Crayoj Portraits enlarged from
small pictures of any kind. Satis
R. H. MIMS.
Plant Buist's turnip seed once
,i:axtd.yon will always plant them.
They, are the best on the market.
A fresh supply at
G. L. PENN & SON
FOR RENT-The home of the
. late Dr. J. W. Hill, on Main street
two blocks from the public square.
. ForpricH, terms, etc., apply to
J H. CANTELOU.
Hot weather is now here. How
about a refrigerator ? You can't
keep cool without one. Cau we
not sell you on? ?
RAMSAY & JONES.
We are going out of the
Sewing Machine business and will
close out five Staudard sewing ma
'chines ai invoicH cost for cash.
When we say. cost We mean it. If
.you. Deed, a machine you cannot
afford to miss this opportunity.
? - r - v ? RAMSEY & JONES.
We are headquarters for painte,
. oils, putty, glass, etc., and prices
are right. W. E. LYNCH & Co.
We carry a full line of tooth
'brushes, hair brushes, nail brush
! as, dressing combs, fine combs, etc.
W. E. LYNCH & Co. .
Trv Lynch's One Night Liver
Regulator. Every box guaranteed.
-W. E. LYNCH & Co.
We wish to inform our patrons
and the puplic that we have just
received, direct from Buist's seed
farm, turnip seed in all the vari
eties, such as Red or Purple Top,
Flat Dutch, Yellow Aberdeen, Gol
den Ball, Seven Top and Buist's
--G-1*. PENN <fe SON.
- A car load of Rock Hill and Car
olina high grade buggies that are
right up-to-<Jate, which we ar sell
ing at a low price. Also a dozen
other kin di. for cash or on easy
terms. RAM EY & JONES.
EYE GLASSES accurately fitt
ed and guaranteed, for all defects
of eyes. GEO. F. MIMS, Optician.
Clan you use a nice 100-piece 1
chinidinner set? We will sell 1
you ono for lesR than you can buy
lt elsewber*. A beautiful line of
glass ware just received also.
RAMSEY & JONES.
Quite a novel line of swinging
ramps just received. Your house
will be brighter if you will hang
one of these lamps in it.
?, -RAMSEY & JONES.
LOST : A setter bitch, black and
white spotted, tail clipped, with
. brush on tip. A reward will be
paid if returned to
N. G. EVANS.
Oak bed room and walnut mar
ble top suites. Wardrob-8 with
French glass doors to match. Iron
beds and springs to fit. Chairs and
tables to fix your rooms up-to-date
if you want them.
RAMSEY & JONES.
We havo the oulv First-Oiass
Barber Shop in Edgefiel?. Skilled
And courteous barbers always on
hand to serve you. Fresh towels
for every customer. Razors, scis
sors and clippers iu first-class con
dition. Come to uf for your shav
ing, shampooing and hair cutting.
PARLOR BARBER SHOP,
Next door to post-office.
.inmiiiiinii II H? ii nm ?in II nm iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiu mn
I 1HE AUGUSTA, I
J SAVINGS BANK. ?
805 Broad Street. |
SW. B. YOUNG, .... Presidents
Sj. G. W BIGLE, - ... Cashiers
S SAViNGS ACCOUTS SOLICITED =
Sinterest Paid on Deposits!
.The Southern Railway is making
-'an especial fea;ure ol dining car
service on many of its through
..trains, and iu orcW to make dining
cars more attractive than ever, are
^fiow^eqmppiivg all ol! these cars
with" electric ians and electric
ligh.s. A number of the dining
cart in through hues between At
lanta and New York have been
equipped with electric fans and
electric lights, and these improv
ments will continue until ail of
the dining cars on the Southern
system will have these advantayos.
Then are few roads in the wovid
that have electric lights and elec
tric fans in their dining car aud
this improvement will add much
to the already excellent dining car
service of the Soutborn Railway.
W. H. TAYLOE,
ABS, Gen. Pass. Agt.
I LOCAL AS? PERSONAL. ?
visited her cou-in,Lizzie Lou Jones.
Mr. D. B. Holl?Lg8woitb spent
Thursday and Friday last in An
gosta on business.
The Rev. J. L. Seidl will conduct
services io the Catholic church on
Sunday morning next.
Col. F. N. K. Bailey attended the
Baptist Sunday school convention
of Barnwell county last week.
Miss Lucy Dugas returnod on
Friday last from a month's so
journ at Earris Li thia Spring.
When cotton was quoted in Au
gusta last week at 8? the Edgef ie ld
buyers were paying 8-60. How is
that for a good market?
We are requested to announce
that the Ladies' Mission society of
the Methodist church will meet at
the church Thursday afternoon.
Mrs. James H. Tillman, after a
stav of several weeks at Harris
Spring and with relatives and
friends at Spartanburg, returnee
on Friday lust.
Our town has five cotton buyers
and five seed buyers who are always
in tho market giving the highest
prices and honest weights. What
more could be usked?
Edgefield thus far has been and
will continue to be throughout the
6easou one of the leading cotton
seed markets in the state. The
highest price reached so far bas
been 31 cents per bushel.
One of the leading farmers with
in a radius of four miles of Edge
field sold last week the seed from
7 bales nf cotton receiving for
them over $77,00 or more than 11
00 per bale for the seed. Where is
another seed market that can equal
such a figure?
Mr. D. B. Hollingsworth was th**
ouly attendant from Edgefield
county at the farmers institute
which was heM several weeks ago
at Clemson college. When one hears
Mr. Hollingsworth speak of both
the pleasure and profit he derived
from the institute he thereupon re
eolves to attend next year. .
The Rev. Dr. L. R. Gwaltney
arrived iu Edgefield on Monday
for a visit, which is, alas ! too short.
Today and tomorrow hoj is in at
tendance upon the Baptist, assoc
iation and will fill the pulpit of
our Baptist church on Sunday
next. It is needless to say that this
dearly beloved father in Israel will
be greeted with ajarge :.JQ atten
Mr. T. Furse, who for several
months has been emp'oyed by the
Southern as agent at Lena, Hamp
ton county, spent several days with
his family last week, returning on
Moudny. Mr. Furse has decided to
locate' permanently at "Lena and
will move* his family about Oct.
1st. Edgefield regret? to give them
Mr. Y?\ F.- Dc bey, one of the
most successful contractors of Ai
ken, has secured the coutract for
erecting the buildings on the aca d
smy grounds that are to be used ss
jlass rooms till tbenuw building is
ready for occupancy. The material,
ander the direction of Mr. J. H.
P. Rop?r, is already being pot upon
SHATTERS ALL RECORDS.
"For years I suffered such untold
miiery from Bronchitis", writes J.
H- Johnston, of Broughton, Ga
that often I was unable to work.
Then when everything else failed,
I was wholly cure I by Dr. King's
New Discovery for Consumption.
My wife suffered intensely from
Asthma, till it cured her, and all
experience gees to show it is the
best Croup medicine in the world..
A trial will convence you.it's un
rivaled for 1 broat and Lung di
seases. Guaranteed bottles 20c
and $100. Trial bottles free to at
The progressive firm of Ramsey
S? Jones believo in expausiou.
They have rented the store now
occupied by the Parlor barber shop
aud will opeu at once an up-to-date
jewely store with Mr. Geo. F.
Mims in charge as manager. The
store is to be repapered, repainted
aud furnished with the most
modem fixtures. Tho ADVERTISER
bespeaks for them abundant suc
LOOK PLEASANT, PLEASE.
Photographer C. C. Harland, of
Eaton O., eau do so now, thou
for years Le couldn't because he
sufsered untold agony from the
worst form of indigestion. All
physicians and medicines failed to
help him ti 1 he tried Electric
Bitcers, which worked wonders for
him that he declares they are a
godsend to sufferers from dyspep
sia aud stomach troubles. Unriva
led for diseases of the Stomach,
Liver aud Kidneys, they bvildup
and give new life to the whole sys
tem . Try them. Ouly 20c. Garan
teed by G. L. PENN & sou.
ALL WERE SAVED.
Whence CAUWihat sprightly step
faultless skin, rich, rosy complex
ion, smiling face. She looks good,
feels good. Here's her secret. She
uses Dr. King's New Life Pills.
Result,-all organs active, diges
tion good, no headaches, nocbauce
for "blues". Try them yourself.
Only 25c at G. L. PENN, & son
TO CURE: A COLD IN ONEOAY
Take Laxative Bromo Quinine Tablet s
All druggist* Tefund^the mon^y if it
fails to cure. fi. W. drove's signature
is on each box.
Makes the food more d<
ROVAL BAKING Pg
Watch the columns of the AD
VERTISER for new advertisements.
Mr. J. W. Kemp, of Kirksey,
Greenwood counly, who was a stu
dent at the S. C. C. ?. last session,
has been employed as salesman by
Messrs. T. Furse & Co.
LITTLE MARY DAVIS.
On Friday morning last grim
Death visited the home of Rev.
aud Mrs. George W. Davis aud
bore away the spirit of their
little daughter, Mary, the idol
of the home, who had ouly a
a short time ago passed her sec
I ond birth-day. Pneumonia
caused the death of this Jil r lt
one in her tender years.
Death won no victory in the
taking away of this little child,
for instead of having to endure
the paius and sorrows of earth
6he has joined Him who said,
"Suffer little children to come
unto mp, and forbid them not,
for of such is the kingdom of
God." The profound sympa
thy of the entire community
? is extended to the bereaved
Affliction grievous to be borne
has come to us. Kind friends did
all they could to lighten griefs
burden. Their ministrations, lov
ing ami delicate, met our needs as
fully as could be done aud weut as
far towards lifting the bullen SB
human ministrations could go. We
?vish we could tell them how grate
ful we feel toward them everyone
as we sit and think of the trying
experiences of the past few days
aud their connection with them,
but we cannot. God know?, and
. .to Vi m y ?sr- . - f
prayer that ile would abu titian iiy
bless each one.
Mr. ct Mrs G. W. DAVIS.
Whilemany of the citizens of old
Ednefield aojnty are at this junct
ure over zealous in the affairs of
state tb*i following clipping from
the Morning Herald of Lexington,
Ky, shows that some are not only
interested but actively engaged in
the work of the church.
" Miss Lula Lake, of this city,
daughter of Capt. Ge >rge B. Lake,
of South Broadway, leaves on Mon
day toaccept.tbe position of ?en
oral Secretary'.f the Y. M. C. A.,
at OttumwH, Ijwa. She has just
returned from a6 week's cours-- at
the training schools for Y. M. C. A.
workers a t Milwaukee and
Although Capt. Geo. B. Lake
and his family reside beyond her
borders, Edgefield still regards
them as her very own. Mav God's
richest blessings attend tb s ccuse
cra!nd young lady in her far away
lield is the wish ol* her many
The Best Prescriptions for Malara
Chills amt Fever is a boitleof GHOVK'
TASTELESS UHILL TONIC It is simply
iron and quinine iu a tafiletes* form
No cure-no Dav. Price 50c.:
For sale: Second hand harvest
ing machinery such as mowers,"
raker, etc, at very low prices
E. J Norris
The amateur photographer is
generally a p?ssimist for he takes
the worst view of every thing.
The only kind of consump
tion to fear is " neglected
People are learning that con
sumption is a curable disease.
It is neglected consumption
that is so often incurable.
. At the faintest suspicion of
consumption get a bottle of
Scot's p'-rv-i "on rind begin
The usc of Scott's Emulsion
at once, has, in thousands,of
cases, turned the balance in
favor of health.
Neglected consumption does
not exist where Scott's Emul
Prompt use of Scott's Emul
sion checks the disease while it
can be checked.
Send (or free sample.
' SCOTT & BOWNE, Chemists,
409-415 Pearl Street, New York,
50c. and ?1.00; all druggists.
The colder natured folk wanted
a little fire this morning. It was
right airish early this morning.
This signature is on cverv jox of ihe genuino
Laxative Bromo=(?uinine Tablets
.he rem?dy Hint rnrrv n cold in one day
Stops the Coug:h
and works off the Cold.
Laxative I?remo-Quinine Tablets cure
a cold in one day. No cure, > 0 pay
Price 25 cents.
?l?c?ous and wholesome
September 9!li, 1902.
The sec md election is over, but
reiurus are too incomplete to give
a full aud accurate report. No re
cent despatches have been receiv
ed from Columbia announcing the
approximate result of returns from
the State at large. No definite,
nows can be bad before tomorrow.
As to the Congressional race,,
the returns thus far indicate a vic
tory for Bellinger. Croft will car
ry Edgefield by a small majority,
while Bellinger carried Saluda .by"
250 majority. Bellinger will car
ry 5 cf the 7 counties in the dis
Returrs from 16 of the 22 pre
cincts in this county give Evan*
550, Lat ?mer 705; Hey ward 393,
Talbert S86; Gary 531, Sloan 767.
Returns from 19 of tho 22 pre
cincts give Croft 705 Bellinger,
679; for the Legislature, DeVore
718, Wells 667; for Superintend
dent of Education, Byrd 841,
Nicholson 551 ; for County Co u
missiouers. Williams ",574, Griffie
900, Edmunds712, Scott 539; ?for 1
Supervisor cf Registration, L?err
iu 607, DtLaughter 623, Minick:
748, Holland 617.
As to the county ticket,1 he above
figures indicate that DeVore will
'ion m*""?ib?r of the .next House;
that Lyrd will riv over the county
looking after the schools; that
Griffia and Edmunds will hence
forth get the "cus3?us" about the
roads and that Minick, assisted by
Holland or DeLaughter or Herin,
will issue the credentials to the
TH ' ADVERTISER rejoices witt
those who rejoice-the victors-aud
and weeps with those who weep-j*
We will iseue a tabulated state
ment next week for the edification
and delectation of our readers.
Correspondence of EJ^e?eld Advertiser.
As you honored me by publish
ing my first letter I will give you a
few more dots from Parksville.
Cotton is opening fast and fjd
der is beiug rapidly pulled and
The Parksville Ginnery and Oil
Co,, so far as the buildings arcoon
cerned,-are nearing completion,
but the engines and machinery has
not yet arrived, and I.lear il will
be two or three weeks before-"'the
company will be able to gin "'any'
Rev. J. T. Miller will begin a
protracted meeting next Sunday,
assisted by Rev. Mr. Leslie, of the
Waterloo circuit. Mr. :vl iller clos
ed his meeting at Barr's chapel
last week. On account of tho"elec
tiou and rain Mr. Miller s meet
ing v/as not what he had expect d.
M?38 Leeze Duva, who has been
visiting the family of Mr. L. F.
Dorn, has returned to her home
Mrs. John Brunsou,Jr., after a
visit to friends here, has returned
to her home in Columbia.
Mrs. Joe Edmuuds, of McCor
mick, ?vho has beeu'on a visit to
her parents and attending our se
ries of meetings has gone home.
Miss Hattie Bell has been visit
ing her brother's family here. She
has returned to her home in Green
wood. ' ' "
Col. W. j. Talbert visited Co
lumbia this week, and will visit
tho Piedmont region the latter
Dr. Jamison, superintendent of
the Connie Maxwell orphanage,
will com'} with Dr. Key, who will
preach in the Baptist church here
Tuesday night, en route to the as
sociation, which convenes at Reho
both Wednesday, 10th.
Prof. F.C. Bates, who accepted
the Parksville High school, has re
signed. Our tmslees, however,
hope to secure another teacherand
open school on Sept. 10th, as pre
Mrs. Conner, of Orangeburg, is
visiting her daughter,Mrs. Juo. M..
Bussey, of this place.
Messrs. Nicholson, Pyrd. Wells,
Griffig, Minick aud 'others .have'
been in Parksville the past.-, few
days. They all Beem to be quite
I hear the older people talking
about a new county. They say old
Edgefield is mad because the peo
ple want it.or they would have giv
en the West side candidates a bet
Dr. and Mrs. Walter Miller are
visiting the family of his brother
in-law, Mr. L. F. Dorn,
Hon. W. R. Parks' sou, J. G.
Parks, leaves next week for Clemr
son college. Respt. -BOY.
September 6th, 1902.
Mrs.'Ida Sheppard returned on
Monday last alter several weeks
stay in Greenwood visiting rela
Mr. and Mr?. E. J. M,ms and
little Sadie spout Sunday last at
the home of Mr. W. D. Ready of
Mr. Paul Cogburn, son of Mr. W.
B. Cogburn, left yesterday for
Clemson college, where he will
matriculate for the com ing session.
: HANDSOME N
: BUILDING FOR
The Twelfth sesssion for Ihe
nesday, October 1st. 1902.
The main builping, which wi
immediately rebuilt upon a 1
Thre? hundred and fifty-nine
One hundred and sixtyy-nin
Our graduates are always in
Large faculty, representing bi
Thorough courses of study lea
B.S. and A.B.
Best.advantages offered mdej
Practical business coursos-?
Strict military regulations o
The general vetdict is that ou
velopment of character as we]
Applications for rooms in doi
Necessary expense for entire,.
If you contemplate patrouizii
portant that you write tor cal
n t once.
The fire will ja no way interft
iustitute on October 1st.
For further in font
% ...... \ This space . for-the ne
Athena, Tenn., Jan. 27,1901.
Ever elnco tho first appearance of nv
menses they wore very irregular and I
suffered with great pain in my hips,
back, stomach and legs, with terrible
bearing down pains in the abdomen.
During the past month I havo been
taking Wino of Cardui and Thedford'8
Black-Draught, and I passed the month
ly period without pain for the first time
in years. NA;.-:.-IE DAVIS.
What is life worth io a woman suffer
ing like Nannie Davis suffered? Yet.
there are women in thousands of homes
to-day who are bearing those terrible
menstrual pains in silence. If you are
ono of these we want to say that this
will bring you permanent relic?. Con
sole yourself with the knowledge that
1,000,000 women have been completely
cured by Wine o? Cardui. These worn?
en suffered from leucorrhoea, irregular
menses, headache, backache, and
bearing down pains. Wine of Cardui
will stop all these aches and pains
for you. Purchase ? $1.00 bottle of
Wine of Cardui to-day and take it in
the privacy of your home.
For advice and literature, address. Riving symp
toms, "The Ln?ii'n' Advisory .Department,"
The Chattanooga Medicino Co., Chattanooga,
A Postal Card
Will bring a NEW DOMES
TIC sewing machine io. yonr
home for inspection. The
NEW DOMESTIC was awarded
the gold medal, the highest!
award given at the Pan-'
American exposition. When
you see and know what this
machine is you will have no
other. Call on or write to
J. E. ROGERS,
Gov. Mcsweeney has appointed
Hon. Thos. H. Rainsford a dele
gate to the Farmers National Con
vention which meets next-- mouth
in Macon Ga.,
List of letters remaining in the Post
Office at Edgefield C. H., July 25th
Mr.R. J. Herron. Mrs. Carrie
Ri nord Mr. Chattley Maye. Miss
Nancy M. Rendry. Miss Monia
Ryans. John Brasy.B. F.Rushing,
..When asking for letters on this list
W. H. BRUNSON, P. M.
THE S. CC. I.
S. C. C. I. will begin Wed
is destroyecTby fire, will be
arger and more modern plan. I
i.students last session,
Bst colleges and universities,
ding to tho degrees of B. E.,
partment of music,
stenography, Typewriter, and
bserved in all departments,
r.students shov splendid de
ll as iutellect.
.mitory are coming in every
session from $100 to $125.
ig our institution it is im
alogueand application blank
ire with the opening of the ||J
N. K. BAILEY,
3-EFIELD S. C. M
:w advertisement of
fleflnce Your Weint
Reduce your fat and be re
fined. Refine your fat and
be reduced. "Reducto"
is a perfectly harmless veg
etable compound endorsed
by thousands of Physicians
and People who have tried
We send you the Formula
and you make "Reducto" at
home if you desire, you
'know lull well
need have no
fear of evil ef
fects. Send $1.00
for receipt or 6c
for sample treat
mailed in plain
Ginseng Chemical co.
3701 SJEfTERSON AVE
ST LOUIS MO
FOR SALE-A Columbia chain
less bicycle in fine running order.
Has automatic brake and the tires
are in good condition. Reason for
selling: Edgefield is so densely
populate! that there is not room
enough for wheels on the sidewalks
of the metropolitan city. Apply at
A. F. PERKINS.
GREENVILLE, S. C
Will begin next session on
Wednesday, September 17, 1902.
Location conveuient and healthful.
Courses of study elective or lead
ing to B. A. and M. A. degrees,
J THE FAK)M?ijb?S BANK I
I OF EDGEFIELD, S. C. |
STATE AND COUNTY DEPOSITORY. I
I THC LAR B 5 STRONGEST BANK IN EDGEFIELD COUNTY =
I Paid uv Capital....-.f 58,000.00 \
S Surjjlus andi Undividedrofi. 15,000.00 E
? Liability of Stockholders. 58,000.00 5
E Protection to Depositors.$131,000.00 g
E \Ve invite attention of those desiring a safe depository for their money to the above s
S fae s. INTEREST PAID ON DEPOSITS BY SPECIAL CONTRACT. g
= ?; Under provision of its charter this bank is authorized to act as trustee, guard.an^ g
E administrator and executor, and to accept and execute trusts generally.
E A. E. PADGETT, President . T.P. RAINSFORD. Vice-Pres. g
= J. L.CAUGHMAN, Cashier. W. H. HAULING, Asst.'Cashier ?j
WH ITC - STONE
LITHIA SPRINGS AND HOTEL W?li?B Stone, S. C,
Eight miles from Spartanburg, South Carolina, the newest and
BEST OIF1 SUMMED RESORTS
The Whitestone Lithia Water is now justly famous. The sprihgs
are within a few steps of the hotel and localed beautifully by na
ture. The HOTEL is brand new in construction, magnificent in
equipment, elhgant in appearance Electric lights and water works
Excellent culinary department, finely furnished rooms, Specially
engaged orchestra for the entertainment of guests, Delightful
shades and pleasant walks. The railroad station is Rich Hill, S C,
and the hotel is reached in a ten minutes ride. For rates or other
information Address : WHITE STONE LITHIA SPRING.
H. A. WEST, Manager. .
? Watch this space for the advertisement of %
C. Po COBB,)
> Dealer in t
I Buggies, "Wagons, 1
% Undertakers' Sup- f
I G. .P. C'OBB, I
% JOHNSTON, S. C. %
\ plies, Etc. I
?f C. SMITH
i TEETH EXTRACTED'WITHOUT PAIN i
114 YEARS PRACTICAL EXPERIENCE*
? BBBBBUU ^ v S-J-. v: zr j: v. ' ? 1 ?- ? B .ma
Th0 CORNER STORE
Now announces their cut price
?.Clearance ~ Sale- -
preparatory to leaving for the
Eastern markets in . August.
Tnis sale covers everything
from your - . ; -.
HAT TO YOUR HOSIERY
and commences on July 21st,
and For Cash On-ly
Reader, thiB means much to
the buyers. Respectfully,
m W. H. TURNER g|
R. H. H M S,
E3JG-EPIELDi S. O-i
Strictly up-to-date, nave you a
photograph of each member of your
family. Good work at low prices.
Watch this Space for
the Advertisement of
T. A. OW DOM,
1st door East of Advertiser Building
W- J RUTHERFORD.
R. B. MORRIS.
W. J. RUTHERFORD & CO
AND DEADERS IN
Lime, Cement Plaster, Hair
Fire Brick, Fire Clay,
Ready Roofing and
Write TTs For Pricer
Corner Reynolds and Washington Streets,
. AUGUSTA, GEORGIA.