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["^ VERY department o? our stcrq fs well sup
plied.and we solicit the patronage cf the
Augusta's Largest Dealers In
Cut C?lasses, Silverware, Diamonds,
Jewelry, Watches, Silver Novelties etc
We solicifciyour Fine watch and Clock repairing.
Call or send us your orders for Wedding presents.
A. J. RENKL,
708 Brond Stree :-: :-: Augusta, Ga.
YOU ARE INVITED
When you come to Augusta to buy your Winter Mercban
andise do not fail to call upon us. Our large store -is well
filled in every department and we can supply your needs at
very low price.. .
DRY GOODS: We carry a very large stock of dry goods from the
staple domestic to the finest silks and dress goods. Come in and let
us show you
SHOES: We defy competition on shoes. Shoes for every age, every
occasion and every purse. You cannot afford to buy before seeing
CLOTHING: Large stock ot stylish and dependable clothing for
men aird boys at low prices
NOTIONS: Our notion department is always full of the new and
MILLINERY: We invite the ladies to visit our millinery depart
ment All of the latest styles by express every week Come to see us.
AUGUSTA BEE HIVE
Abe Cohen, - - - Prop
1908 Banner Year
Notwithstanding the panic and other
? business drawbacks, our sales were
larger than any previous year.
We are better prepared than ever
to serve you and can give you your
money's worth every time.
? Agents for Sucrene Feed.
ARRINGTON BROS & CO!
863 Broad St., Augusta, tia?
p. p. p.
Hales Marieta Cn iii Blooi Foison, ffluatism and Scrofula.
P. P. P. purifies the blood, builds up the weak and debilitated, gives
strength to weakened nerves, expels disease, giving the patient health and
happiness, where sickness, gloomy feelings and lassitude first prevailed.
in blood poison, mercurial poison, malaria, dyspepsia, and in all blood
nnd skin diseases, like blotches, pimples, old chronic ulcers, tetter, scald
head, we say without- fear of contradiction that P. P. P. is the best blood
purifier in the world.
Ladies whose systems are poisoned and whose blood is in an impure con
dition due to menstrual irregularities, are peculiarly-benefitted hy the won
derful tonic and blood cleansing properties of P. P. P., Prickly Ash, Poke
Root and Potassium.
P. V. LIPPMAN, SAVANNAH, CA.
The Rcral Mail Comes Once a Day
THE TELEPHbNE keeps yob in touch with
neighbors, friends and the city every minute
of every day. Progressive farmers' through
out the South are installing tejephones in their
homes and connecting with the Bell System. The
cosl is low; the sen-ice is satisfactory.
; Write today to the nearest Bell Telephone
-Manager for pamphlet, or address
Farmers' Line Department
SOUTHERN BELL TELEPHONE AND TELEGRAPH CO.
42 SOUTH PRYOR STREET. ATLANTA. GA.
EDGEFIELD, S C.
State and County Depositor
J, C. SHEPPARD, W.W.ADAMS
J. H. BOUKNIGHT, T. H. RAINSFOI
J, M. C?BB, B. S. HOLLAN
A. S. TOMPKINS, C. C. FULL
ZW. E. PRESCOTT.
J. C. SHEPPARD, President.
W.W\ ADAMS. Vice-Presiden
E. ? HIMS, Cashier.
f. if. ALLEN, Ass't Cashier.
Pays interest on deposits
Money to loan on liberal terms.
Propipt and polite attention to
YOUR Account Solicited
Having obtained sur
veying outfit,I tender my
services to the public.
J. H. Cantelou,
. ight Saw, Lathe and Shin
gie Mills, Engines, Boilers
Supplies and repairs, Porta
qle , Steam and Gasoline En
gines, Saw Teeth, Files, Belt
and Pipes. WOOD SAWS
Gins and Press Repairs.
THE NATIONAL BANK
AUGUSTA, ... GA.
L. C. HAYNE, President.
CHAS. R. CLARK, Cashier.
SURPLUS & PROFITS $200,000.00.
The business of our out-of
town friends receives the same
careful attention as that of our
local depositors. The accounts
of careful conservative people
Cleaning and Pressing
I respctfnlly notify the Edge
Held public that I have moved my
dying, cleaning and pressing room
to the ground floor of the Corner
Steve's annex, and solicit a contin
laiii'e of your patronage. We guar
mlee satisfaction on every piece of
work we send out.
You should remember when buy
ing anv one of the dozen following
articles that I save you money on
Dry Cell Batteries
C. S. Hulls
C. S. Meal
I solicit your patron
age. Send, Come or
Phone No. 10.
.E S. JOHNSON,
Succeed when everything else fails.
In nervous prostration and female
weaknesses they are the supreme
remedy, as thousands have testified.
FOR KIDNEY, LIVER AND
it is the best medicine ever sold
over a druggist's counter.
Of Augusta, Ga.
Xmas Only Four Week OffI
II/E Present?he Following Suggestions for
W Gifts for,'flim" and "Her"
We've an extra strong line of Xmas gifts this year and at a
little lower .price than you can find elsewhere.
iTor the Man &Sl||?i
Suit Gases TJinbr?"as, Tie Sets in Holiday Boxes,'.Suspen
der and Garter Sets, Bath Robes, Smoking Jackets, Su?ts^Over
coats, Mufflers, Gloves, Handkerchiefs. is?
FOR THE LADY: A Superb line of Neckwear, Helte Hand
Bags, Umbrellas, Kimonas, Bath-?obes, Tailored Suits.
Call and see our line of Holiday Gifts when you come to Au
gusta. Leave your packages with us and we'll send them to the
train for yoii. Make use of the comfortable waiting rooms we'
ve . provided for the men and ladies. v Mail orders given careful
attention. Write for our Xmas catalog.
THE J. WILLIE LEVY ?0,
824 Broad Stre?t, Augusta, a.
Our-beautiful assortment of holiday goods is being great
Iv ad rn ired, and what is better still is the very lav/, price.
?/yhf/v' finn* IS alread3' makin? his selections
O QUIO. KslClllS from our immense stock of toys,
dolls, vases, lamps, glassware, crocker}7,; bowls and pitch
ers, water-sets j etc,. /
AU Toys at Cost
A large stock of fresh nuts, raisins, candy, fruit,
WORKS FOR EVERYBODY !
T. P. LYON AND
Do you want to know about a
wonderful new time, health and
money-saving kitchen convenience?
Then you should see the complete line of "1892 '.
Pure Spun Aluminum Cooking Utensxfa now on exhibition
at your dealers.
This ware, is guaranteed by the makers for 25 years.
It is absolutely pure, wholesome and thoroughly hygienic,
will not crack;' scale, peel, break,' rust, tarnish, scorch
It ?s light weight, easy to handle and easy to clean ;
makes kitchen work a delight instead of drudgery ; saves
?j your money, time, fuel; protects your health against
metal poisoning and serious troubles resulting from chip
ping of small particle;-? into the food, which is one of tne
dangers from the use of the old style enameled wares.
You buy patent carpet sweepers, egg-beaters, dish
washers, clothes-wringers and many other time and labor
saving conveniences, but there is nothing that will prove
a greater practical household blessing than the "1892"
Pure Spun Aluminum Ware..
Lose no time in seeing for yourself what it will do.
Your money back if this ware fails to do what is claimed
foriU Stewart & Kernaghan
A New Back ?For an OldOn**
How* it is Done ir? Edgefield.
The back aches at times with a
dall, indescribable feeling, making
you weary and restless; piercing
pains shoot across the region of the
kidneys, and again the loins are so
lame to stoop is agony. No use to
rub or apply a plaster to the back
in this condition. You cannot reach
the cause. Exahange the bad back
for a new and stronger one. Follow
the example of this Edgefield citi
C B Gray, barber, Main street,
Edgefield, S. C., aays: . "I am very
willing tir?t ray name should be
used as an endorser of Doan's kid
ney pills as I know they are a
valuable remedy. For years I "was
bothered by backache which became
quite severe at times. There was
also a disorder of the kidneys
which caused me additionar?nnoy
ance. A few weeks ago I learned
about Doan's kidney pills and con
cluding to give them a trial, I pro
cured a supply at Penn & Holstein's
drug store. A short time after I be
gan using them, I felt much better
and I am continuing to take them
feeling sure that my trouble. will
soon be disposed of."
For sale by all dealers. Price 50c
Foster-Milburn Co., Buffalo, N.;Y.
sole agents for the United States.
Remember the name-Doan's and
take no other.
A Call For Help.
A dignified negro divine, pastor
of a popular church in Washington,
D. C., visited his old home in Dooly
county, Ga., recently, and was in
vited to preach on Sunday at the
the local church. After the sermon,
such as only a negro can preach, he
called on one of the oki deacons
who had known him since childhood,
to lead in prayer, and the lattei
closed his petition ns follows:
l*0 Lawdy, gib dis poor bruddei
de eye ob de eagle, dat he spy out
de sin afar oft", (?ue his hand to de
gospel plow. Tie Iiis tor.guc to de
plow line ob trufe and nail his yere
to de wireless tel?foam pole ob sal
vation. Kow Iiis hoad way down in
de narrer, ?lark valley, where much
prayer is wanted: den. O' Lawd,
'noint him wif do kerosene ile ob
All persons are warned not to
trespass upon my lands in any way
whatsoever. Thc penalties of the
law will be enforced against ali
Rev; P. P. Blalock, .
Edgefield, S. C.
Bibles and Testaments
We have added to our book de
partment a complete assortment
of Bibles and Testaments. We
would be pleased to have you in
spect our lines.
. W. E. Lynch & Co.
. Large stock of musical instru
ments such as violins, guitars, man
dolins, banjos, etc. Prices very
Ramsey & Jones.
Let us supply you with garde
seed. We sell both Buist's and Fei
ry's seed. Either will give perfect
Largest stock of clocks we hav
Ramsey & Jones.
Just received fresh shipment of
Leggett's Premium cheese. Everj
housewife in this vicinity knows of
its superior quality.
Penn & Holstein,
Successor s to G. L. Penn & Son.
There is no better buggy on the
market for the money than th?
Hackney buggy. A car of 40 bug
gies just received.
Ramsev & Jones.
I /IKE UN
No crevices as hiding
places for pests,and no
slats continually fall
ing down,White Enam
eled and brass mount
ed, Comfort in their
very looks, and easily
kept clean. Cost no
more than out-of-date
wood beds. We have
them at $3.50 to $100.
Originally Fleming &
Bowles. 904 Broad St
A nice.souvenir needle case
free*for the asking.
Marriage of Mr. Claud Wertz,
^Meeting ? of _ Embroidery ??
"~" dub, Death of Mr. Char
: lie Moyer.
On last Sunday afternoon, at the
home of the bride in North Augus
ta, occurred th? marriage of Mr.
Claud Werta, of this place and Miss
Laura May Stevens, Rev. E. M.
Lightfoot officiating. When Mr/;
Wertz left on Sunday morning for
a visit to North Angusta, no one
knew of the happy mission he Was
on, so his marriage was a snrprise
to his friends. Mr. Wertz. is:. a
thriving merchant, and he and his
bride will make their home here,
being domiciled at the home' of'
Mr. and Mrs. O. S. Wertz.
Mr. St. Pierre Herin, of South
Carolina university, spent the. week
end with, his parents near here. '
Hon. P. T. Yeoman's/ of Colum
bia was. a visitor here on Friday.
Mr. CharlievMoyer died, at the
home of his. fattier/ Mr.: A, C. Moy
er, on last Monday night, after
being a sufferer for several years
of tuberculosis.- Ho was about 30
years of age, and a- young man of
good traits of character. Tho burial
took place on Wednesday morning
at Xl o'olock at Mt. Calvary church.
Mesdames ?J. M. Turner, B, T.
Adams and Kate ' Crouch went to.
Ridge on Friday to an elegant din
ner given by Mrs.. Ida Boatwright
in their honor.
Miss Rosalou LaGrone is visiting
her sister, Mrs. James Hart, in
Miss Jennie Walsh, who has been
the guest ot' Miss Edith Coleman
has returned to her home at Sumter.
Miss Pauline Hart has returned
from a visit to her sister Mrs. Ram
bo in Augusta.
Mrs. Ida Stevens and Miss Lena
Stevens *\ ere here last week visiting
relativesi They were on their return
from North Augusta, where they
selected a home, and at an early date
viii move there from their home at
The embroidery club met at tho
lome of Mias Lillie LaGrone on
Wednesday afternoon and was en
tertained by herin amost delightful
manner. Besides the members, sev-.
eral others were invited, Mrs. D. J.
LaGrone being the guest of honor.
As a test of, their handiwork, each
was given a handkerchief, on which
to embroider their initial. Misses
Andrina Ouzts and Harriet Toney
had to draw for thq prize,,a} dainty
embroidered handkerchief, Miss
Ouzts receiving . the pr^ze, while
Mrs. C. D. Kenny and Miss.Louelle
Norris drew for the consolation, a
a handkerchief, gay with red dots.
Miss Norris was the winner. Deli
cious refreshments were served dur
ing the afternoon.
Mr. A. J. Mobley^vas carried to
the Augusta Hospital on Saturday
morning to be operated on for ap
Rev. M. L. Lawson ha? gone to
Anderson to attend the Baptist
Miss Kidson, of Texas, arrived on
Saturday for-a visit, tb her uncle,
Mr. J. D. Eidson.
Mrs. J. W. Browne and children, -
have returned from a visit to-rel*
tives in Atlanta.
Mr. Henry Forrest attended the
K. of P. district meeting at Swan
sea last week.
Mrs. Clifford Mitchel, pf Bates
burg has been: the guest of her
mother, Mrs. D. R. Strother.
"Uncle" Ollie Won Priz e, Mn.
Reeves to Lecture at
The lunch party on Friday , night
at the school house was a success in
every sense. The crowd., wsw large;
theowter was excellent;, the.time
was pleasantly spent by. those pres
ent, and the proceeds/of forty-five
dollars was pleasing to those con
Rev. Little john's humorous but
instructive speech was an enjoyable
feature of the occasion.. The. nomi
nating of and voting for the candi
dates for the prize offered to the
laziest man afforded quite a laugh.
Mr:vO. J. Holmes, (Uncle Oil) Rev.
Littlejohn and Mr. Mellichamp were
the nominees, but "Uncle Oil" got
theorize, though he thinks the other
two deserved it more than he did.
Miss Mabel Prescott received the
most votes as the most popular*
young lady and was awarded av
beautiful cake. The music rendered
by C. R. Holmes, Lewis Eubanks
and-, Levi Holmes was enjoyed .and
Mis? Lj'dia Holmes . was * home ?
from "ae S. C. C. I. Saturday and
Mr. Donald Smith, our popular
young cotton seed buyer, from this
section, at Edgefield; was at home j
The Baruca boys are working
Mrs. Whitfield Harvely and Miss j
Mettie Harvely, ol' Wadley, Ga.," ]
are spending awhile at the home of
Mr. H. H. Smith.
Mrs. M. A. Reeves, a very refined
and intellectual lady" from Charles
ton who - is making ? tour of the
state in the interest of the viavi
treatment, is to make an.address at
the Red Hill school^ house on next pfc
Friday afternoon upon the subject
of "Health and the best way to ob
tain it." This address will be to the .
ladies only and is a rare opportunity
for them. As this will possibly be
the only place she will visit in thiF
section, all from far and near are
urged to attend. It is free to all.
& Y. Z.