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Round Trip Excursion Fares Via
Southern Railway from
Edgefield, S. C.
Augusta, Ga. and return Account
Georgia-Carolina Fair Nov 6-11,
Tickets on sale Nov. 5 to 10 in
clusive with final limit returning
Nov. 12, 1911, $1.20.
Augusta, Ga. and return, Ac
count negro Fair Association, Nov.
14-17, 1911. Tickets sold Nov. 13
to 16 and for trains scheduled to
arrive Augusta before noon Nov.
17 with final limit returning to
reach starting point not later than
midnight Nov. 20, 1911. $2.25.
Richmond, Va. and return, $17
15. Account National Convention,
United Daughters of the Confedera
cy, Nov. 6-11, 1911. Tickets sold
Nov. 4, 5 and 6, 1911 with final
limit returning Nov. 20, 1911.
New Orleans, La. and return,
$20.35. Account American Bank
ers'Association, Nov. 20-25, 1911.
Tickets sold Nov. 17 to 20, 1911,
inclusive good returning Nov. 30,
Savannah, Ga. and return, $4.90.
Account Grand Prize Automobile
Races,-Nov. 27-30, 1911. Tickets
sold Nov. 86 to 29, 1911, inclusive
with final limit returning Dec. 4
The Southern Railway offers con
venient schedules, superb service
and Pullman sleeping car and
Southern Railway dining car ser
vice on all through trains. For de
tailed information, call on nearest
Southern Railway ticket agent, or
John L. Meek, AGPA.,
Frank L. Jenkins, TPA.,
The County Treasurer's office will be
open for the purpose of receiving taxes
from the 15th day of Oct., 1911, to the
15th day of March, 1912, 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
1912, of two per cent, from the 1st day
of February to the last day of Febru
ary 1912 and penalty of five per cent
from the first day of March to the 15th
day of March, 1921.
The tax levies for the year 1911 are
For State purposes 5| mito
M Ordinary County 4 J 44
44 Cons. School tax 3 44
4* Special County tax If 44
44 Bacon S. D. Special 2 44
44 Edgefield S. D. 2 44
44 Long Cane S. D. 3 4
44 Liberty Hill S. D. 3 "
44 Johnston S. D. 4 44
44 Collier S. D. 3 44
44 Flat Rock S. D. 3 44
44 Prescott S. D. 3 44
44 Plum Branch 3. D. No 1 3 44
44 White Town S. D. 3 44
44 Trenton S. D. 2 44
44 Ward S. D. 2 44
44 Moss SD. 3 44
?4 Parksville S. D. 3 44
44 Washington S. D. 2 44
44 R. R. Bonds Wise T's' p 1? 44
44 R. P.. Bonds Pickens 3 44
44 R. R. Bonds Johnston 3 44
44 R. R. Bonds Pine Grove 14 44
44 R. R. Bonds Rlocker 14 44
44 44 Bonds Town Edgefield A
44 School Bonds 44 1
44 Town of Edgefield
44 Corporation Purposes 7 44
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 55
years must pay a $2 commutation tax
or work six days on the public roads.
As this is optional with trie individual,
no commutation tax is included in the
property tax. So ask for road tax re
ceipt when you desire to pay road tax.
Positively no taxes received after 15th
JAS. T. MIMS,
Co. Treas, E. C.
Light Saw, Lathe and Shin
gie Mills, Engines, Boilers,
Supplies and repairs, Porta
qle , Steam and Gasoline En
gines, Saw Teeth, Files, Belts
and Pipes. WOOD S AAV S
Gins and Press Repairs.
Full line of Stetson hats, also
other fine makes from $2.00 up.
Write F. G. MERTINS, Augusta^
The prettiest assortment of rugs
md art squares ever shown in Edge
field are displayed at our store.
Come in and take a look at them.
Ramsey & Jones.
Remember we still sell Rock
Hill, Tyson & Jones, Columbus and
Hackney buggies. Nothing better
on the market for the money.
Ramsey & Jones.
Farm For Sale: In Ridge sec
tion, Ask for free list.
Johnston, S. C. Y. May.
We soil the celebrated Babcock
buggies and carriages. They never
fail to give satisfaction.
Ramsey & Jones.
Just received a large shipment of
trunks and snit cases. All sizes at
rery reasonable prices. Edgefield
Em i ?if II HUMP in111 min ???wu wnw
GUNS & PISTOLS I
most every kind if they
are the good kind
J.P. Sauer & Sons
Repairers of all kinds of guns,
V. A. Hemstreet & Bro.
Near Ga. R. R. Bank. 655 Broad
I was never before better able to take
care of your eye glass work than I am at
presant. My stock is complete and of the
best goods and my methods of examina
j tion ore the latest. I am here all the
. time and can correct anything about your
j glasses that may for any rsason bt un
I satisfactory after the work is don?. This
fact should appeal to yon.
GEORGE F. MIMS, Optician
Edgefield, - - - S. C.
Our hearse responds promptly to
all calls, and our undertaking de
partment is well supplied with all
grades of coffins and caskets. Or
ders will be filled on short notice.
Edgefield Mercantile Co.
We always carry a full stock of
buggies, such as Moyer, Smith and
Oxford. Drop in to see the different
styles to select from. Edgefield
The J. Willie Levy Co.
AUGUSTA, - - - GEORGIA.
is ready to fit you out Sir, in Fall Suit,EHat
or overcoat. To the ladies our Womens' Ready
to-wear Dept. presents the latest Parisian and
New York Creations in tailored suits, cloaks,
waists, hand-bags and furnishings.
When in Augusta use our waiting rooms,
make Levy's your headquarters. *.. VT
TO our EDGEFIELD FRIENDS
AVe are ready to serve you. Every department awaits
your inspection. Our buyers made large purchases while
in northern markets, and we are showing unmatchable
values at 8-cents-cotton-prices. Whether it be
Dry Goods, Clothing. Shoes, Millinery
we will not take second place.
We guarantee our styles to be the latest, quality the
best and prices the most reasonable.
A special invitation is extended to the ladies to visit our
millinery department. Everything new and up-to-the
When our Edgefield friends come to Augusta they will
make a mistake if they make their purchases before seeing
AUGUSTA SEE HIVE
ABE COHEN, Prop.
We take this means of informing the public that we
have the largest stock of
STOVES, RANGES, HEATERS
and hardware of all kinds that we have e ver carried.Also
large stock of table and pocket cutlery, enameled ware,
glassware and crockery. We call the especial attention
ot the ladies to our beautiful china. Call to see it.
The farmers should come to see us for theit plantation
hardware and implements of all kinds. Our prices are
very reasonable. Come to see us.
A. C. MOBLEY & SON
JOHNSTON, S. C.
Until further notice
the Graniteville Mfg. Co.
is actively in the mark
et for cotton delivered at
their warehouses in
Graniteville at 1-8 be
low Augusta quotations
No wet or low grade
cotton will be accepted.
A. H. Gilbert, Secretary.
Y (Refinishing Marred
j . 'Furniture
/ IS EASY AND INEXPENSIVE
Shabby, scratched pieces of furniture that are unsight^
!y i nd a discredit to your home can be made to look bright
and ncw_at slight expense-and you can do it yourself.
! stains and varnishes at ono operation, giving to all kinds
of surfaces the elegant effect and durable,
f ^lustrous surface of beautifully finished
'A oak, mahogany,, walnut or other ex
pensive woods. Call for Color Card.
W- W- ABAMS & ??.
Start A B? ACCOUNT
flor Them NOW
t "o^^ Cop/rlrtt 190! ). hr C. E. Zimmerman C0.--N0. 25 y?V
\?/E HOPE for better things for
our children than we had for
ourselves. We hope to protect
them from adversity. We hope to
shield them from the vicissitudes
of the world. Can we do better
than to <jtart n bank account for
Bank of Edge field
E. J. Mims, Cashier
J. H. Allen, Ast Cashier
Officers.1 c Shepiard'
rVy - - /. ^ J> C. Sheppard, W. W. Adams, J. H. Bouknight,Thos.
UlTCCl"OTS H. Rahxaford, J. M. Cobb, B. E. Nicholson, A. S.
TompJrim,. C. C. Fuller, W. E. Prescott.
Wm. Greig Lapraam Van Holt Garrett
Frank A. Calhoun
\ Augusta, - - Georgia
I Corner Reynolds and 8th Sts.
Am prepared to furnish you in
wholesale or retail quantities, at
prices much reduced. ,??S3
WHOLESALE AT OLD DEPOT.
?RETAIL AT L. E. JACKSON'S
E. S. JOHNSON
Edgcfield, S. C.
Notice to our Customers
Owing to the scarcity of room
and wanting to give our cus
tomers the advantage of the
extreme low price, for the
next few weeks we will* sell
cotton seed hulls at 30c per
hundred or $6 per ton for
cash, or 25c per hundred or $5
per ton in exchange for cot
This being an extreme low
price we would advise our
customers to stock up for the
winter's needs, as soon as
they can find room for these
Beaver Dam Mills
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 World, doing a greater
Fire business than any other Cc.
See Insurance Reports
"HAS THE STRENGTH OF GIBRALTAR."
E. J. Norris,
FIRE AND LIFE INSURANCE.
R. C. NEELY E. C. NEELY, Jr. S. H. WILCOX
Neely 4- Wilcox
?+ OFFICE: 741 Broad St. :-: :-: AUGUSTA, GA.
j Come to see us or write us in re
gard to handling your cotton this
fall. We are prepared to take
? care of your interests.
We are distributors for the highest graded feeds on
on the market.
JWSUCRENE-both dairy and hois?
Tennessee horse and mule feed which is ground
corn oats and alfalfa. Dried beet pulp-5 per cent,
to your dairy feed daily will increase milk supply
?RRIIMGTOIN' BROS. & CO.
P. S. Mr. M. Gary Satcher is with ns and<w?ll bo glad to see his frienda
Da vd SI us ky
Wholesale and Retail Roofing Materials.
Tin plate, galvanized corrugated iron shingles, rubber roofing, etc* Galvan
ized iron cornice and sheet metal v fork, skylights, etc. Stoves, ranges, man
tels, tiling, grates, paints, olia,, va rniahea, ?te
1009 Broad Street Augusta, Gt