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ED GEFIELD BAPTIST ASSOCIATION
APPORTIONMENT FOI? BENEVOLENT WORK FOR 1911 .
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Red Oak Grove
"Expect great things, from God; attempt great things for God."
O. SHEPPARD, Chairman Executive Committee.
On the Gth day of February,
1911, the undersigned will make ap
plication unto the Probate Court,
vat Edgefield Court House, South
Carolina, for a final discharge from
their trust as Executors of the es
tate of Mrs. Anna T. Swearingen,
? J. E. Swearingen,
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, ?,ud al} per
sons /holding claims against said
estate will present same duly at
tested to the undersigned for pay
R. J. Parks,
The State of South Carolina,
County of Edgefield.
By J. D. Allen, Probate Judge:
Whereas, W. D. Ramey made
suit to me, to grant, him Letter^ of
Administration of the Estate and
effects of Anthony Doggett, de- j
These Are Therefore, to cite and
admonish all ?n<\ singular the kin
dred and Creditors of the said An
thony Doggett, deceased, th'at they
be and appear before me, in the
Court o% 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, tot 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,
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Notice is hereby given that the
contract will be let to the lowest I
bidder at noon on Saturday January
14th, for managing Shaws' ferry on
Stevens Creek for the ensuing 12
months. The board reserves the |
ght to reject any or all bids.
W. G. Wells,
J. N. Griffis,
J. 0. Herin.
Board County Commissioners.
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We guarantee all st
The County Treasurer's office will be
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 all unpaid taxes after the 1st
day of January to the 31st of January
19il, of two per cent, from the 1st day
of February to the last day of Februa
ry 1911 and penalty of five . per cent
from the firsc day of March to the 15th
day of March 1911.
The tax levies tor the year 1910 are
as follows : N
For State purposes 5$ mills.
" Ordinary County 4J "
" Cons. School tax 3 "
" Special County tax If "
" Bacon S. D. Special 2 "
" Edgefield S. D. 2 "
" Long Cane S. D. - 3 "
" Liberty Hill S. D. 3 "
" Johnston S. D. v 3 "
. " ColUer S. D. 3 "
" Flat Rock S. D. 3 "
" Prescott. S. D. 3 "
Plum Branch S. D. No. 13 "
" White Town S. D. 3 "
" Parksville S. D. 3 "
" Washington S. D. 2 "
, " R. R. Bonds Wise T's,p li V
" R. R. Bonds Pickens 3 "
" R. R. Bonds Johnston 3
'? R. R. Bonds Pine Grove 14 "
" R.R. Bonds Blocker 14 "
" " Bonds Town Edgefield ?
" School Bonds " 1
Town of Edgefield
" 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 50vcents 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
property tax. Sot.ask for road tax re
ceipt when 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 on 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 ray services as surveyor to
the people pf Edgefield county. All
work carefully and satisfactorily
done. Rates reasonable.
J. H. Oantelon,
. C. Edgefield, S.
ome extra go<
stables to tb
eek we sell to be 83
m & Cant
All persons owning property of any
kind whatsoever, or in any capacity,
as husband, guardian, executor, ad
ministrator or trustee, are reqiured to
make returns of the same to the Audi
tor under oath within the time men
tioned below and th? Auditor is requir
ed by law to add a penalty pf 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 pol's.
The township assessors are respect
fully requested to meet me at the ap
pointments for taking tax returns in
th?ir 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 J?n. 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, Thursdav Feb. 2.
The office will be open to receive re
ceive returns from the first day of
J anuary till the 20th day of February
as prescribed by law.
J. R. TlMMERMAN,
Auditor E. C. S. C.
Notice of Change of Schedule
Train NoJ 209 for all points)
north 8:10 a. m.
Train No. 231 tor Aiken and ?ll
points south 10:05 a. m.
Train No. 229 for Aiken and all
points north 1:30 p. m.
Train No. 207 for all points
south 6:50 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. 2L30 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 & Prescott's.
jes and mules
Dd, large pairs
s, Come and
ly located in
e rear of the
factly as represented
[^"WANTED-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 muking good every
where. Do not put it off but write today for par
ticulars. Address with referencns,
McCAIN & PARHAM, Gen'l. Agents
ROOM 304, 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.
AGRICULTURAL Oyster SHELL LIME
We call attention to all Merchants and Farmers to. the fact the season for
using Oyster Shell Lime is hire. .
IT WILL CORRECT ACIDITY Di LAND. WILL PREVENT RUST AND
SHEDDING IN COTTON, STOP BLACK ROOT AND WIRE WORMS.
And will bring your land to its fuU bearing powers by correcting the
Acidity and unlocking Phosphoric and Potash deposits in the land.
The Department of Agriculture, Washington and various departments of
Agriculture of the Southern Srates endorse it.
We can give you a long list of farmers as reference if desired.
Bulletin No. 124 Department Agriculture, Washington; Clemson College Bul
letin No 1; Virginia Experimental Station Bulletin No. r endorse it.
It will save fertilizer and increase you ryield. Special price, cheap freight
E3, Ha. COMMINS
Sole Agent MEGGETTS, S. C.
Formsr secrdtary N. H. Blitch Co., the largest Tr??k Farmer in the World
The entire household revolves around the telephone. Neigh
bors, friends, market, doctor and store can be reached in an instant
by the home having telephone service.
The Rural Telephone
provides this home necessity and pleasure at very low cost, to peo
ple who live in the country.
It is proving a paying investment to thousands of farmers.
Write, today, for our free book. It tells you how you may
have telephone service in your home. Address
Farmers Line Department /40^t$\
SOUTHERN BELL TELEPHONE if m\
->& TELEGRAPH COMPANY
Sooth Pryor St., Atlanta, Ga. ? x^^r^7
job work done here
As 19io hrs 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 mad? by
the leading faetones, in the country,and stand squarely
behind everything we sell.
We sincerely wish our friends a prosperous new
Dorn & Hims
Fine Pianos Reduced $100
A Quarter of a Century of "Knowing How"
The delightful tone ol Farrand Pianos has spread their fame
throughout Anjpricaanc. England. 25 years of "Knowing 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
Felts and Wires-for the Germans are Past-masters in the sci
entific manufacture of these materials which are to the highest
degree essential to the flexible responsiveness of action and
the superlative ton? of high class pianos-giving these instru
men ts a mechanical strengh that makes frequent
I t uning unnecessary. Their structural beauty is an,
The Guarantee, Free Tuning and
Free Fire Insurance
As representatives of the FARRAND factory, V
we are authorized to, and DO warrant its 1910 J
Model Pianos for a term of 10 years. This guar- :
antee, backed by a concern worth millions of f?
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 fire at OUR expense.
Price and Terms
THE FARRAND COMPANY has, t fitting occasion to Inaugurate <
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 /reat con- ? .
cern, loo of their 1910 Model $400 Upright Pianos for $300 which ls an \.;
absolute reductlonof siooeach. The remarkable offer holds good only . '.
till 100 Instruments have been sold: then the prlco will go back to MOO. -.
It ls an opportunity ol a lifetime to get a fine plano at three hundred '
dollars, and one hundred shrewd householders will take advantage ot lt.
Act quickly-be one of the hundred.
During this great Bale, we will furnish, without cost, a fine scarf, a .
nice stool and an instruction book, with each plano. We are In a posi
tion to sell these pianos on easy terms, if preferred to a cash trans
Information for Out-of-town Buyers
If you cannot come to Greenwood, we shall bo glad to select one of _
these splendid pianos and ship lt to you. '..'rite us for further Informa^
tlon. Your Inquiry will be answered wltha personal letter by a mem
ber of this firm, giving you full descriptions Including a paper pattern'
showing exact floor space required, and naming very a ttractive plans
for periodical payments. Write us TO-DAY-a postal wlli-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-7
days, those having cotton to gin
can arrange their plans accord
Beaver Dam Mills
I beg to announce that I s.m no"w associated with
ARRINGTON BROS &C0
863 Broad St., ?Augusta, Ga.
and invite all my friends and ac quaintances in Edgefield and
Saluda counties to write or call OL me when in need of Gro
ceries or stock feed any k?ntL I y ill make it to your interest
to patronize rae.
M. Gary Satcher