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NOTICE OF ELECTION.
State of South Carolina,
County of Edgefield.
Whereas, there has been filed
with the County Board of Educa
tion of Edgefield county, State of
South Carolina, a petition ol more
than one-third of the resident elec
tors, and a like proportion of the
resident free-holders of the age of
21 years of Plum Branch School
District No. 15, in said county and
state asking an election in said dis
trict for the purpose of voting on
the question of levying and collect
ing an additional special tax of two
mills on the dollar of all taxable
property of said district to supple
ment the school fund for said dis
Now, therefore, under provisions
of Sec. 1208, General School Law
'of South Carolina, it is ordered that
W. J. White, W. R. Freeland, B.
D. Kitchens, constituting the regu
Jaj board of trustees, do hold an
?election at Plum Branch School
House in county and state aforesaid
on Saturday March 16th, 1912, af
ter giving notice of time and place
of said election in some newspaper
published in Edgefield county, and
by posting notices thereof in at
least three public places in said
district two weeks before elec
At this election only such elec
tors as return real or personal prop
erty for taxation, and who exhibit
Jv their tax receipts and registra
tion certificates as required in
general elections, shall be allowed
At said election each elector fa
voring the proposed levy shall cast
a ballot containing the word "Yes"
.written or printed thereon, ami
each elector opposed to such levv
shall cast a ballot containing thc
word "No" written or printed
thereon. Within ten days aftei
such election if a majority of those
votinir shall vote for such levy the
board of trustees shall furnish the
County Auditor with a statement ci
the amount so levied. The polls
?hall open at 8 o'clock a. m., ant
close at 4 o'clock p. m., and in al
respects comply with Sec. 120?
Code of Laws of South Carolina.
W. W. Fuller,
Edwin H. Folk,
County Bd. Ed.
Petit Jury, 2nd Week.
G M Temples, Ward; W ^
Woodward, Johnston; D. B. Hoi
lingsworth, Pickens; L B Jones
I Pickens; J B Hughey, Talbert; I
Ix Pkv-^^-rr?. T--roT?er, "Fic?Tens
J D Baxley, Meriwether; R \V
Powell, Pickens; E M Bunch, Mer
iwether; J H Elkins, Modoc; J I
DeLaughter; Meriwether; N J Hoi
liday, Liberty Hill; G G Water?
Johnston; J L Quarles, Red Hill; .1
A Thurmond, Meriwether; J I
Mart, Pickens; J A Lyon, Wise
TGeorge Rearden, Plum Branch:
IWTWest, Red Hill; T B Cul
Jbreath, Talbert; T F Lybrand
|Ward; P H Bussey, Collier; W N
?air, Wise; Henry Salter, Ward:
R White, Liberty Hill; H II San
?ers, Wise; T M Quirles, Red
Till; C YD Freeland, Plum Branch:
C Zimmerman, Meeting Street:
iettis Cantelou, Wise.
Test Ti lat Failed.
Jean is a very matter-oi-fact tot of
liree summers. Her mother one day.
fhlle holding in her nrms the wee
hy sister, -xho was v ry de?caie. re
irked: "Dear me. she looks so frail
breath wou'd blow her away." Jean,
iking a long breath, puffed it sudden
r into the face\of :he little sister,
fl, stepping b*ck. waited a mbment
silence Then in a disappointed
?ne she said: "Well, why don't
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NOTICE OF APPLICATION
FOR FINAL DISCHARGE
Notice is hereby given that I will
apply to. Hon. W. T. Kinnaird,
Judge of Probate of ?Edgefield
County, South Carolina, for final
dischargeas Administrator of es
tate T. R. Rusk, deceased,on March
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AVING purchased 200 tons
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