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Office No. 61.
Residence, No. 17.
Wednesday, September 17.
LOCAL AND PERSONAL,
Miss Lucile Whatley of the Faifa
section is visiting at the home of
her uncle, Hon. J. Wm. Thurmond
Miss Ollie Byr-^ has resumed ber
' duties again as saleslady at the
Mnkashy Bargain House.
Miss Sophie Wolf, of Johnston,
was the guest of Mrs. Mukaehy last
Miss Elizabeth Givens, of Pitts
burg, Pa., will arrive totday' to be
the guest of Mrs. Hugh Nicholson.
Fresh pigs' feet.
L. T. May.
Mrs. J. TJ. Rives has returned
home after spending the summer at
Cedar Mountain, N. C.
Mrs. Charles Brady of Columbia
is the guest of her niece, Mrs. J.
Little Misses Lucy and Hammie
Scurry spent a ?few days last week
with their aunt, Miss Ella Scurry.
Miss Marion Blalock left yester
day to enter upon her. duties as
teacher of a private school at Whit
Mr. Sam Marx, of New York
has come to Edgefield to spend
some time with his sister, Mrs.
Mr. O. L. Dobson came up from
Augusta and spent the week-end
here with his mother, Mrs. Emma
Mr. W. R. Dobson, accompanied
by his family, came up from Beech
Island in his automobile and spent
Saturday and Sunday with his
mother, Mrs. Emma Dobson.
Mrs. G. C. Mayson of the Calli
son section is visiting her sister,
Miss Fannie Sullivan, at the old
home in the Horn's Creek communi
Everything to eat at
L. T. May's.
The Advertiser is pleased to learn
Parksville is soon to have a
modernly equipped lumber
t. It will benefit not only Parks
5Tle but the entire western portion
bf the countv.
Mr. Dan Walker, wife, and two
daughters, Misses Mildred and Ojey
Walker, who have been spending
some time here with Mr. J. C.
Walker and family, have returned
to their home in Savannah.
Dr. J. S. Byrd is having some
improvements made in his office.
When completed he uill have one
of the most attractive and one of
the best equipped dental offices in
this part of the state.
Miss Ina Hill wishes to inform
her friends through The Advertiser
that she now has sewing rooms in
the Addison building near the Bap
tist church, having moved from the
residence of Mr. and Mrs. Bettis
Cantelou on Main street.
Mr. Ben Rubenstein left Monday
to spend a week in New York
While in the metropolis which is
one of the leading markets of the
world he will purchase many new
things in fall merchandise for the
two Rubenstein stores in Edgefield.
In a few day6 this stylish merchan
dise will be arriving by freight and
Misses Grace and Alma Williams,
daughters of our esteemed friend,
Jlr. C. M. Williams of Cleora, pass
ed through Edgefield Saturday
while en route to accept schools in
Aiken oounty. Both of these popu
lar young ladies have been engaged
to teach schools that run for eight
In order to supply the farmers
of this section with vetch, rye and
the cl overs for winter cover crops,
W.W.Adams & Co. have made large
purchases from the leading and most
reliable seed house in the country
and can fill orders in any quantity.
Read their advertisement this week
in which troy tell farmers about
the cover crop seed.
Mrs. Hattie Lanham returned last
night from Medina, Ohio, where she
has been spending the past eight
months with her son, Mr. T. B.
Lanham. She was accompanied as
far as Greenville by Mis? Ethel
Lanham, who returned to the G. F.
C. to resume her course in kinder
garten. Mr. W. H. Dorn went over
to Columbia yesterday to meet Mrs.
Miss Mary Thompson of Rock
Hill is here visiting her cousin,
Mrs. W. C. Tompkins.
After a month's vacation Mis6
Mattie Kemp is again at her post of
duty in the Rubensten store.
The ladies who compose the
cemetery association will serve din
ner again at the county fair. A ful
ler notice will be given later.
Mrs. Mamie Tillman attended the
annual meeting of the Woman's
Missionary Union of the Aiken as
8w L:ion Taesday.
Seed rye, seed barley, seed oats,
seed wheat., vetch.
L. T. May.
Mr. J. R. Cantelon is receiving
more orders for fine stock than he
can ?11. His fame ?as a breeder of
fine Berkshires and cows has gone
Mr. J. L.Ouzts of Kirksey has just
completed his new fireproof building
and is now installing his new gin
nery ,*wh ich will be ready for opera
tion in a few days.
The Corner Store will hold its
fall millinery opening next Tuesday
and Wednesday. See Mr. Turner's
announcement in his millinery ad:
verti6ement on our 8th page.
Don't fail to get my price on
flour. I have price and quality.
.L. T. May.
The ginners' report sent The Ad
vertiser from the census department
?housthatup to the first of Sep
tember there were 40 bales of cot
ton ginned in Edgefield county
igainst three bales for the same
time last year.
Miss Mabel Pi escott is up from
Augusta spending her vacation of
.wo weeks with her parents, Mi.
md Mrs. L, H. Prescott. Miss Ma
id is at the Augusta hospital pre
paring herself to be a trained nurse,
she has been cordially welcomed
oj her Edgefield friends.
All gin owners should see thai
;heir press is standard size, 27x54
nches. All cotton buyers are forced
.o deduct $1 per bale on cotton
jacked in larger presses. Edgefield
guyers only make deduction where
sales are larger than the standard
lize. Exporters and commission
sen require them to do this.
Ice tea glasses at 50c per set.
Penn & Holstein.
Mr. P. N. Lott, the county de
nonstration agent, will attend the
opening of the Edgefield :High
School next Monday, September
22, and will lay before the trustees
md patrons the plan of the three
fears rotation such as he is teaching
;he farmers of ""the .county. We
.rust that a large number of the pa
trons will be present to hear Mr.
Wesley Classes of Edgefield
The men's class is enthusiastical
ly planning for the Sunday school
pear beginning October 1. Officers
iiave been elected as follows: Presi
dent, S. B. Nicholson; vice-presi
3ent, G. C. Johnson; secretary, R.
H. Nicholson; treasurer, J. D. May;
teacher, B. E. Nicholson; chairman
devotional committee, J. T. McMa
aus; chairman social committee,
Roy Armfield; chairman member
ship committee, C. I. Gay.
The young ladies' class will soon
?lect officers for ensuing vear.
J. R. Walker.
Appreciated and Honored in
his Adopted Home.
The friends of Mr. T. C. Calli
son have announced him as a candi
date for Mayor in the November
election, as will be seen by refer
ence to the announcement elsewhere
in this issue. Mr. Callison is a popu
lar youne attorney, being the junior
member of the law firm of Messrs.
Thurmond, Tiramerman & Callison.
He is a young man of rare ability,
ind besides, his character is irre
proachable. Since coming to Lex
ington he has won the confidence
and esteem of the entire public and
be numbers his friends by the score.
It is not known whether he will
permit his name to be used or not,
but should he be elected there is no
doubt but that he would make a
good, live, progressive mayor.
Ne w Goods Arriving.
Messrs. Rives Bros have pur
chased a very large Btock of fall
merchandise. A portion of it basal
ready arrived and the express and
freight each day bring additional !
shipments. Watch for their big ad
vertisement next week.-Adv.
DIPPY DOPE CASTLE.
State of South Carolina, County of
Edgefield, Court of Common
Pleas. Bank of Western Caro
Lewis and J. B. Lewis-Defen
Pursuant to the decree in this
cause, I will offer for sale at public
out-cry, to the highest bidder, be
fore the Court House Town of
Edgefield and State of South Caro
lina, on salesday in October 1913,
the same being the 6th day of said
month, between the legal honre of
sale, the lollowing described realty,
"All that pieoe, parcel or lot of
land, lying, being and situate in the
Town of Johnston, County and
State aforesaid, containing one (l)
acre, more or less bounded on the
north by lands of J. D. Eidson, on
the west by lands of J. D. Eidson,
south by M. E. church parsonage
and on the eaBt by the Columbia
Terms of Sale Cash. If purchas
er does not comply with terms of
sale within one hour after sale,
same will be resold at former pur
chaser's risk if satisfactory arrange
ment cannot be made with Plain
tiffs Attorney and the Master.
Purchaser to pay for papers.
S. M. Smith,
Master. E. C. S. C.
Sept. 10, 1913-3t.
Do You Fear Consumption.?
No matter how chronic your cough
or how severe your throat or lung
ailment is, Dr. King's New Discov
ery will surely help you: it may
save your life. Stillman Green, of
Malichite, Col., writes: "Two doc
tors said I had consumption and
conld not live two years. I used Dr.
King's New Discovery and am alive
and well." Your money refunded if
it fails to benefit you. The best
home remedy for coughs, colds,
throat and lung troubles. Price 50c '
and ?1.00. Guaranteed by Penn &
Holstein. W E Lynch & Co. ?
E. J. NORRIS, Agt, ?
Edgefield!" S. C. !
Farm of 170 acree, with new 2
story colonial dwelling, large barn, ,
2 miles north of Edgefield, un- ?
failing well at residence, two others ?
at tenant houses, 125 acres in high j
state cultivation, tine timber lands, j
to orchards, splendid pasture, in .
side Free School district, a charm- ;
ing place and location.
Nice 7-room dwelling, nearly new,
in Trenton, interior elegantly and
conveniently finished. Good loca
tion, ornamental surroundings, a
lovely place. (
FOR SALE, THE BEST FARM
in Edgefield county. 1006 acres. !
Level and fertile. Proper mix
ture of sand and clay; easy to
work. Has a magnificent crop
on it now. Good time to t>ee the
place. 7 miles southeast of Edge- j
field. Will sell to one strong 1
man or a syndicate of them. '.
E. J. NORRIS.
Strengthen Weak Kidneys. (
Don't suffer longer with weak
kidneys. You can get prompt re
lief by taking Electric Bitters, that
wonderful remedy praised by wo
men everywhere. Start with a bot
tle to-day, you will soon feel like a
new woman with ambition to work,
without fear of pain. Mr. John
Dowling of San Francisco, writes:
"Gratitude for the wonderful effect
of Electric Bitters prompts me to
write. It cured ray wife when all
else failed." Good/for the liver as
well. Nothing better for indigestion !
or biliousness. Price 50c and $1.00
at Penn & Holstein's, W E Lynch
Don't Let Baby Suffer With Ec
zema and Skin Eruptions.
Babies need a perfect skin-cover
ing. Skin eruptions cause them not
only intense suffering, but hinder
their growth. Dr. Hobson's Eczema
Ointment can be relied on for relief
and permanent cure of suffering ba
bies whose skin eruptions have made
.their life miserable. "Our baby was
afflicted with breaking out of the
skin all over the face and scalp.
Doctors and skin specialists failed
to help. We tried Dr. Hobson's Ec
zema Ointment and were overjoyed
to see baby completely cured before
one br>x was used" writes Mrs.
Strubler. Dubuque, Iowa. All drug
gists or by mail, 50c. Preiffer
Chemical Companp, St. Louis, Mo.
To Prevent Blood Poisoning
apply at once the wonderful old relieble DR.
PORTER'S ANTISEPTIC HEALING OH,, a sur
gical dressing that relieves pain und heals at
the same time. Not a liniment 25c. 50c. ii.OG.
FOR SALE: A 40-acre tract of
land one mile south of Johnston;
residence, barn and two tenant
houses. M. T. Ward, Johnston, S.
WANTED: 50 pieces of "Red
Heart" Cedar, "Seasoned" 6 inches
x 6 incheB 6 feet long. If 12 feet
long 25 pieces. Will pay good
price for them. If any one
ean furnish them in 60 days ph .se
write at once to Henry W. ??IcKie,
Colliers, S. C.
60-LIGHT,DAVIS acetylene gas
generator cheap, along with full
complement of fixtures, piping, etc.
Can be seen in operation now. Will
be replaced by electric lights. Make
us an offer. Carolina Public Ser
vice Co., Johnston, S.C. 9-10-tf.
GASOLINE ENGINE at a bar
gain; 2 horse-power, Mc Vicar, hor
izontal; in use only short time, in
perfect condition. Being replaced
by electric power. Make an offer.
Carolina Public Service Co., John
ston, S. C. 9-10-tf.
F0R RENT: A suite of rooms in
the Addison residence near the
Baptist church. Possession given
the first of October. J-. L. Addi
FOR SALK-a good milk cow
2alf six weeks old. Apply at The
FOR SAL E-A second-hand
square piano, mahogony case. W.
FOR SALE-Fifteen horse-pow
3T Fairbank-Morse gasoline engine.
Practically as good as new. J. R.
Dantelou. 8-27-2L v
FOR SALE-Several good milk
lows and two horses. George W.
FOR SALE-30,000 feet of sea
soned weatherboarding and ceiling.
8-27-6t. David Strother.
FOR SALE-A cream separator
in perfect condition, one of the
most reliable machines made, P.
CS. K. Bailey.
FOR SALE-A five-room house
an lot of three acres more or less,
with barn and outbuildings, know
is tftfe Dobey place; also a thre
icr? lot with two-room tenant hous
thereon, running water on both
places. For price, terms, etc., call
A. E. Padgett, real estate agent. F.
N. K. Bailey.
Every gallon costs a painter's
Poor paint, more gallons, good
paint, less gallons.
Every extra gallon adds to your
job its price and the painter's day's
work: not far from 89 a gallon.
There are a dozen good paints
md hundreds of poor ones. Devoe
ts one of the dozen. The chances
ire: there isn't another in this town.
Stewart & Kernaghan sells it.
GEO. F. MIMS
Eyes examined and glasses fitted
only when necessary. Optical
work of all kinds.
EDGEFIELD, S. C.
Successful Coat Suit Sal*.
The made-to-measure coat suit
sale which bas been conducted for
the past two weeks by Rives Bros
has been a decided success. In spile
of the warm weather they have tak
en a large number of orders for
special suits and have sold macy of
the sample suits. This is a splendid
opportunity for the Edgefield ladies
to secure suits made to their meas
ure, or if they like the sample*
which are on exhibition they can
buy one of them.-Adv.
The next regular teachers' exarai
nation will be held Friday, Oct. 3,
The subjects will embrace English
Grammar, Geography, Physiologj
and Hygiene, Arithmetic, United
States History, Civics and Current
Events, Pedaerory, Agriculture, and
Algebra. White applicants will
report at the court-house, and color
ed applicants at the Macedonia
School. Work will begin prompt
ly at 9:30 o'clock.
W. W. Fuller,
Co. Supt. Ed.
Fresh Seed FOP
Green Lots and Cover
The farmers of Edgefield county have
learned the value of winter cover crops
and ar- 'ear by year by year increasing
the acreage of winter crops. The sea
son is approaching for sowing these
crops, also for - sowing green lots, and
we have received large shipments ot
Barley, Rye, Vetch, Crimson
Clover And Appier Oats.
We ordered these seed from the larg
est and most reliable house in the South,
therefore we knaw they are dependable
and will germinate. Come in and let
us supply your needs.
W. W. Adams & Co.
We have planned to show a fascinating display of
models, revealing the new styles combined with indi
viduality of design. They are pretty and mostly small.
Come to the opening.
Miss Somuel is always best pleased when showi?g
the new creations ol art. The entire force will greet
you with a bright welcome.
THE CORNER STORE
W. H TURNER,
and jack,.dont forget;
want a Prophylactic Tooth Brush, A
.jbe of Colgate's Dental Cream, Bottle
of Hudnut's Violet Water, Some Writ
and a Box of NUNNALLY'S
can get all of these at
mm & HOLSTEIN
When in need of any kind of furniture call
on us. We carry a full assortment of bed
room suits, tables, rockers, dining chairs,
springs, mattresses, etc. Be sure to see us
before making your purchases.
Jones & Son.