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On the 6 th day of February,
1911, the undersigned will make ap
plication unto the Probate Court,
at Edgefield Court House, South
Carolina, for a final discharge from
their trust a? Executors' of the es
tate of Mrs. Anna T. Swearingen,
J. E. jSwearingen,
G. T. Swearingen.
All persons . indebted to the es
tate of T. E. Jennings, deceased,
'- are requested to make payment to
the undersigned at once, and all per
sons holding claims against said
estate will present same duly at
tested to the undersigned for pay
A. Vj. Bussey,
R. J. Parks,
The State of South Carolina,
County of Edgefield.
By J. D. Allen, Probate Judge:
Whereas, W. D. Raraey made
Suit to me, to grant him Letters of
Administration of the Estate and
effects of Anthony Doggett, de
These Are Therefore, to cite and
admonish all and singular the kin
dred and Creditors of the said Au-(
thony Doggett, deceased, that they
be and appear before me, in the
Court of Probate, to be held at
Edgefield C. H., S. C., on the 21st
January, next, -after publication
hereof, at ll o'clock in the fore
noon, to show cause, if any they
have, why the said Administration
should not be granted.
Given under my hand this, 30th
day of December, 1910.
J. D. Allen,
All'persons are hereby forbidden
to hunt, fish, or in anywise trespass
on,the lands of the undersigned. All
persons doing so, will be dealt with
according to law in such cases.
W. R. Parks,
W. J. Talbert,
W. M. Robertson,
T. P. Robertson, ^
W. W. Fowler,
D. K Dorn, Agent.
' Bold Springs
Little S. Creek
Big S. Creek
Red Oak Grove
" Expect great
We have ;
shipment of I
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of mules, also
inspect our <
some good d
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We guarantee all si
The County Treasurer's office will be J
open for the purpose of receiving?taxes
from the 15th day of Oct, 1910 to
the 15th day of March 1911, inclusive.
A penalty of one per cent will be
added to aU .unpaid taxes after the 1st
day of January to the 31st of January
19il, of two per cent, from the 1st day
iof February to the last day of Februa
ry 1911 and penalty of five per cent
from the nt sc day of March to the 15th
day of March 1911. !
The tax levies tor the year 1910 are
as follows :
For State purposes 5g mills.
" . Ordinary County 4J '
" Cons. School tax 3 '
" Special County tax 1# 1
" Bacon S. D. Special 2 *
" Edgefield S. D. 2- 4
" Long Cane S. D. 3 * 4
" Liberty Hill S. D. 3 "
** Johnston S. D. 3 4
44 Collier S. D. 3 4
" Flat Rock S. D. 3 *
" Prescott S. D. 3 4
" Plum Branch S. D. No. 1 3 '
44 White Town S. D. 3 4
" Parksville S. I). 3 *
u Washington S. D. .2 "
44 R. R. Bonds Wise T's,p li '
" R. R. Bonds Pickens 3 "
44 R'. R. Bonds Johnston 3 "
" R. R. Bonds Pine Grove 14 41
44 R. R. Bonds Blocker 14 . "
i* " Bonds Town Edgefield i
" School Bords 44 1
Town of Edgefield
44 Corporation Purposes 9 "
All male citizens between the ages
of 21 years and 60 years except those
exempt by law are liable to a poll tax
of one dollar each. A capitation tax
of 50 cents each is to be paid on all
The law prescribes that all male citi
zens between the ages of 18 and 50
years must pay a $2 commutation tax
or work-six days on the public roads.
As this is optional with the individual,
no commutation tax is included in the I
property tax. So ask for road tax re-1
ceiptwhen you desire to pay road tax.
JAS. T. MIMS,
.Co. Treas. E. C.
Notice of Final Settlement and |
On the 20th day of January,
1911, in the office of Judge of Pro
bate, at Edgefield, South Carolina,
the undersigned will make a final
settlement oh the estate of C. T.
Hammond, deceased, and will at the
same time apply for a final dis
charge from his trust as administra
tor of said estate.
4 t. L. R. Hammond.
I offer my services as surveyor to
the"people of Edgefield county. All
work carefully and satisfactorily
done. Rates reasonable.
J. H. Oantelou,
C. Edgefield, S.
J) BAPTIST AS?
TIONMENT FOR BENEVOLENT WORK Fl
things from God; attempt great tl
O. SHEPPARD, Chaii
ome extra goc
stables to the
;ock we sell to be es
m & Conti
All persons owning property of an
kind whatsoever, or in any capacity,
as husband, guardian, executor, ad
ministrator or trustee are required to
make returns of the same to the Audi
tor under oath within the time men
tioned below and the Auditor is requir
ed by law to add . a penalty of 50 per
cent to all property that is not return
ed on or before the 20th day of Febru
ary in any year.
All male citizens between the ages
of 21 and 60 years except those ex
empt by law are deemed taxable polls.
The township assessors are respect
fully requested to meet me at the ap
pointments for taking tax returns m
their respective township and they are
also required to make tax returns for
those who fail to make their own with
in the time prescribed by law. The 50
per cent penalty will be added for fail
ure to make returns.
For the . convenience of tax payers, I
or my representative will be at the
following appointed places on the dates
mentioned to receive tax returns:
Roper's, Monday Jan. 16.
Meriwether, Tuesday, Jan. 17.
Collier, Wednesday Jan. 18.
Red Hill, Thursday Jan. 19.
Clark's Hill, Friday Jan. 20.
Modoc, Saturday Jan. 21.
Parksville, Monday Jan. 23.
Plum Branch, Tuesday Jan. 24.
Will Winn's, Wednesday Jan. 25.
Liberty Hill, Thursday Jan. 26.
Cleora, Friday Jan. 27.
Pleasant Lane, Saturday Jan. 28.
Meeting Street, Monday Jan. 30.
Johnston, Tuesday Jan. 31.
Herrin's Store, Wednesday Feb. 1.
Trenton, Thursday Feb. 2.
The office will be open to receive re
ceive returns from the first day of
January till the 20th day of February
as prescribed by law.
J. R. TlMMERMAN,
Auditor E. C. S. C.
N?tice of Change of Schedule
Train No. 209 for all points
Train No. 231 for
Train No. 229
8:10 a. m.
Aiken and all
10:05 a. m.
for Aiken and all
1:30 p. ra.
G:50 p. m.
Train No. 208 from all points
south / 9:00 a. m.
. Train No. 230 from all points
north 11:00 a. m.
Train No. 210 from Aiken 1 p. m
Train No. 230 from all points
south 4:40 p. m.
Train No. 206 from all points
north 7:40 p. m.
Mails are closed 30 minutes in
advance of departure of trains. ,
W. H. Brunson, P. M.
Pure mountain Buckwheat at
May ?s Prescott's.
unga for God."
man Executive Cornmitte.
?es and mules
)d, large pairs
3, Come and
y located in
3 rear of the
:actly as represented
??ggTVV ANTED-Four district and Six Special
agents to solicit business for the Southeastern Life
Insurance Co., of Greenville, S. C.. in Richland,
Fairfield, Lexington, Calhoun,Orangeburg, Bam
berg, Barnwell, Aiken, Edgefield, Saluda, New
berry, Chester and York Counties. -
Fine opportunities for good men. The South
eastern has written more business in 19I0 than
ever before in the Five Successful Years of its
history and our statement soon to be issued will
show a net gain of $1,000,000.00 business for the
present year. Our agents are making good every
where. Do not put it off but write today for par
ticulars^ Address with reierencns,
McCAIN & PARHAM, Gen'l. Agents
ROOM 30< THIRD FLOOR, SKYSCRAPER,
COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA
E. J. NORRIS, Agent
Edgefield, South Carolina
Representing the HOME INSURANCE
COMPANY, of New York, and the old
HARTFORD, of Hartford, Connecticut.
The HOME has a greater Capital and
Surplus combined than any other
The HARTFORD is the leading com
pany of the Worle, doing a greater
Fire business than any other Co.!
See Insurance Reports
"HAS THE STRENGTH OF GIBRALTAR."
E. J. Norris,
. FIRE AND LIFE INSURANCE.
A'SAFEand SOUND PROPOSITION:
DEPOSIT YOUR MONEY WITH
THE FARMERS BANK OF EDGEFIELD,
TOTAL CAPITAL & SURPLUS PR0ITS $102,000.00
TOTAL RESOURCES AGGREGATE Over $300,000.00
PAYS I?TERERT OM DEPOSITS BY SPECIAL
Our farmer Friends will act wisely when they are selling cotton to leave
their money in this bank, because it is safe, and build up a credit rating
with this bank. Pay all your bills with a check on this bank. It is the best
receipt you can hold.
Every accomodation consistent with good sound business
extended to our customers.
Can You Telephone
If you could telephone your veterinary like
this Farmer in case of sickness or accident to your
live- stock, you could probably save the life of a
valuable animal. Every Farmer should be pre
pared for such emergencies.
The telephone costs very little. Why not
put one on your Farm ?
Our free booklet gives all the details. Write
for it today. Address
j Farmers Line Department
SOUTHERN BELL TELEPHONE (??
& TELEGRAPH COMPANY
South Pryor St., Atlanta, Ga.
job work done here
As 191 o has been a banner year with us in busi
ness we desire to thank our friends for their liberal
patronage, and we shall do our utmost to merit a
continuan4e of that patronage for 1911. . '
We sell only the best goods of merchandise made by
the leading factories in the country,and stand squarely
behind everything We sell.
We sincerely wish our friends a prosperous new ;
Dorn & Mims
Fine Pianos Reduced $100
A Quarter of a Century of "Knowing How
The delightful tone of Far. and Pianos has spread their fame ' I
throughout America and England. 25 years of "Knowin?How" -
mixed with expert workmanship and the finest materials, has *
made the 1910 "FARRAND" Model the ideal ofjPiano Perfection <
The Construction and Materials
From far-away Germany are imported the most expensive 7
Felts and Wires-for the Germans are Past-masters in the sci- :
entitle manufacture of these materials which are to the highest
degree essential to the flexible responsiveness of action and t
the superlative tone of high class pianos-giving these instru- ?
ments a mechanical strengh that makes frequent \
t uning unnecessary. Their structural beauty is an
The Guarantee, Free Toning and
Free Fire Insurance
As representatives of the FARRAND factory, y
we are authorized to, and DO warrant its 1910
Model Pianos for a term of 10 years. This guar
antee, backed by a concern worth millions of
dollars, is your absolute surety of satisfaction.
Also for a period of two years from the time
you receive it, we will keep the piano in tune,
and insure it against Are at OUR expense.
Price and Terms,
THE FARRAND COMPANY has, asa ll ti ins occasion to Inaug?rate
a great special sale, instructed us to sell to the people In this terri
tory, upon this the 25th anniversary of the founding of the great con
cern, 100 of their 1910 Model $400 Upright Pianos for $300 which ls an
absolute reduction of $ioo each. The remarkable offer holds good only
till 100 instruments have been sold: then the price will go back to $400.
It ls an opportunity of a lifetime to get a fine piano at three hundred
dollars, and one hundred shrewd householders win take advantage of lt.
Act quickly-?be one of the hundred.
During this great sale, wewin furnish, without cost, a fine scarf, an
nice stool and an Instruction book, with each plano. We are in a pool
tlon to Bell these pianos on easy terms, if preferred to a cash
Information for Out-of-town Buyers
If you cannot come to Greenwood, we sha] 1 be glad to select on'? of V
these splendid pianos and ship lt to you. Write ns for further informa- jv
tlon. Your Inquiry will be answered with a personal letter by a mern- \'.
ber of this firm, giving you full descriptions including a paper pattern '?
showing exact floor space required, and naming very attractive plans *
for periodical payments. Write 'is TO-DAY-a postal will do.
HOLLAND BROS., Greenwood, S. C.
Our Ginning Days
We desire to inform the public
that our ginning days after Chris
mas will be Tuesdays and Fri
days, those having cotton to gin
can arrange their plans accord
Beaver Dam Mills
I beg to announce that I am now associated with
ARRINGTON BROS &C0
863 Broad Sf?, Augusta, Ga?
and invite all my friends and acquaintances in Edgefield ard
Saluda counties to write or call on me when in need of Gro
ceries or stock feed any kind. I will make it to your interest
to patronize rae.
M. Gary Satche.