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Cure a felon.
Lemon juice will:
Make the hair fluffy.
Beautify the complexion.
Cure a sore throat or cough.
Drive away a sick headache.
For the hair, add the juice of a lem
on to the last rinsing water of a sham
For a sore throat, gargle with pure,
.undiluted, unsweetened lemon juice.
For a cough cr cold, mix equal parts
of lemon juice and strained honey,
and take a tablespoonful ever hour.
For malaria, mix the Juice of half a
lemon with two tablespoonfuls of wa
ler and a little sugar, and drink three
times a day.
For a sick headache, mix one part
?lemon juice and two parts boiling
"water, and sip a teacupful as hot as
jjossible every two hours.
For a felon, cut ofT the end of a
lemon, stick the finger into the hole
>and bind it on. Let it stay for a day
or two, when it will be ready to lance.
For the complexion, mix, equal parts
of rose water and glycerin and dip a
.cut lemon into this and rub the face
with lt. After it dries, rub with cold
SIGNS AND SUPERSTITIONS
A cat's sneeze is said to be a sure
isijn of rain.
A goat has a peculiar cry which it
totters when rain is near.
The bark of a fox at night is said
.to be a sure sign of storm.
The sand mole makes a mournful
isound when the frost ?B near.
If the deer's coat* is gray in Octo
ber, a severe winter is to follow.
It'-^is regarded as a sure sign of
.death in Germany to hear a cricket's
Rain is, in many parts of this coun
1isy, expected to follow close upon
jibe loud chirging of crickets.
e sixteenth century
v?feQl? existed also.';
isect sacred" to the
VS^Xgyptians, the beetle has small place
?ols?n folklore, lt is considered unlucky
'Min England to kill a beetle.
The ancients-maintained that there
.was a close connection between bees
;and the soul. Porphyry speaks of
"those souls which the ancients called
Gannan tribes regard stag beetles
as of a diabolic origin, and all
beetles are thoroughly detested in
?Erin. It is believed that to see a
'beetle will bring a heavy rainstorm
lupon the following day.
FACTS AND FANCIES
Any form of torture is preferable to
that inflicted by the rustic seat
Hero ls another inviolable rule: No
?boy preacher knows much about sin.
Some men are born that way. Oth
ors grow round shouldered carrying
The trouble with the amateur show
ils that two or more performances
nearly always are given.
One husband is as good as a college
?education, yet some women insist up
on a post-graduate course.
A hero may also be described as a
man who has taken the precaution to
establish friendly relations with the
The recent charge that George Ade
Isn't funny can also be substantiated
Jin the case of any other citizen against
Tvhom it may be brought
When a man spends half his time
(bending his elbow over a bar he
.ought not to complain of a cramp
;when he has to sign a few checks.
if ROM "BECAUSE OF JANE"
'There are but two classes of peo
ple in the world-the born getters
i&nd the born givers."
'The young at heart will always
like to sec a fat man sit down sudden
Qy on the floor. Verbal witticisms are
mo use to them."
"The ladies talked together about
clothes, and characters, and corn
?plaints.- and children-the four c's
which comprise the whole polite
-female after-dinner conversation."
"She always had the indefinite feel
.'ing that tomorrow was going to b
.splendid. Some people keep it ami
they die. And to lose it-t!.
Age."-Because of Jane, by I I",
I Don't Let Baby *M?fer With Ec
zema and Sk. Eruptions.
Babies need a perfect skin-cover
ing. Skin eruptions cause them not
univ intense suffering, but hinder
their growth. Dr. Hobson's Eczema
Ointment can be relied on for relief
and per.naneni cure of suffering ba
I hies whose skin eruptions have made
ibeir 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 brx was used" writes Mrs.
Strubler. Dubuque, Iowa. All drug
gists or by mail, 50c. Preiffer
Chemical Companp, St. Louis, Mo.
Tin plate, galvanized corrugate
etc. Galvanized iron cornice and s
Stoves, ranges, mantels, tiling, gr
1009 Broad St, .
50,000 acres of improved and unir
them. These lands are situated in
j ing section iu the state. No terraci
202? acres, 65 under cultivation,
cleared, not broke. Near three chui
road and nearing another. Good 4-i
good barn and good well. 10 miles
?300 cash per year. Will sell for 8
175 acres, one and one half miles
cleared, stumped and under cultivai
j tire places; good bam; srood well als
; three years old and all under good
?25 per acre.
These land; have good clay snb-sc
which we car not describe in this S?
I hear from yoi and we will give you
! resented will pay your railroad rare.
A. J. Wis:
The farmers of f
learned the value c
and are year by yea
the acreage of win
son is approaching
crops, also for sov
we have received
We ordered thes
est and most reiiabl*
therefore we knaw
and will germinate
us supply your Deec
W. W. Ad
Ready For Gin
We wish to ann
now ready to beg
Have overhauled 01
have it in No. 1 sh;
the public to good ;
gin your cotton, bi
market price, and i
hulls as cheap as a
let us serve you.
Beaver Dam Plant, L. I
Our presses are
Mother of Eighteen Children
"I am the mother of eighteen
children and have the praise of do
ing more work than any young wo
man in my town"' writes Mrs. C J
Ma&in, Boone Mill, Va. I suffered
for five years with stomach troubles
and could noe eat as much as a bis
cuit without suffering. I have taken
three bottles of Chamberlain's Tab
lets and am now a well woman and
weigh lti8 pounds. I can eat any
thing I want to, and as muchas]
want and feel better than I have al
any time in ten years. I refer to anj
one in Boone Mill or vicinity anc1
they will vouch for what I say
Chamberlain's Tablets are for sal?
by all dealers.
DIPPY DOPE CASTLE
d iron shingles, rubber roofing,
beet metal work, skylights, etc.
ates, paints, oils, varnishes, etc.
nproved landsat prices that will sel!
uYVire-Grass Georgia" the bes'* farra
ng and no irrigation.
85 acres fenced, mostly wire, 5f
relies, good school; on one public
?oom frame house, two fire plact.6
to two good markets. Rents foi
15 p?r acre cash.
from Lumber City, Ga.; 90 acres
;ion; extra good 4-room house, twe
io spring on place. 130 pecan trees
wire fence. For quick sale will take
?il and we have a number of otben
>ace. If these do not suit you let u:
further information. If not as rep
mer & Co.
i and Cover
Idgefield county have
)f winter cover crops
r by year increasing
ter crops. The sea
f for so wing these
ring green lots, and
large shipments ol
e seed from the lar?
e house in the South,
thc-y are dependable !
. Come in and let
lams & Co.
ming Season ol
ounce that we are
in ginning cotton,
ir ginnery, and now
ape, and can serve
advantage. Let us
ly your seed at the
sell you meal and
ny one. Come and
n Mills Compy
t. CLIPPARD, Manager.
of standard size
DR. J. S. BYRD,
OFFICE OVER POSTOFFICE.
I Residence "Phone 17-R. Office 3.
James A. Dobey,
I Dental Surgeon
Johnston, S. C.
? OFFICE OVER JOHNSTON DRUG CO.
I A. H. Corley,
? Surgeon Dentist
Appointments at Trenton
We are offering Wilber
and Columbus Wagons for
the next sixty days at very
much reduced piices and on
Mowers and mower re
pairs. We handle the im
proved McCormick mowers
and Tepairs and sell on easy
terms. We also have the
Disc and peg; harrows on
We buy colion-seed for
the Planters Cotton Oil Com
pany of Augusta and always
pay the highest market prices
and keep hulls and meal al
ways on hand and will make
Adams Warehouse Co.
July 29, 1613.
Lumber For Sale.
My saw mill is located five
miles north ol Edgei?eld in a
fine body of native forest
pine Bills for sawing so
liciced. Will deliver lumber
in Edgefield. Price reason
Go to see
Before insuring elsewhere. We
represent the best old line com
Harting & Byrd
At the Farmers Bank, Edgefield
Make the Old Suit
We are better prepared
than ever to do first-class
work in cleaning and press
ing of all kinds. Make your
old pants or suit new by let
ing us clean and press them.
Ladies skirts and suits al
so cleaned and pressed. Sat
WALLACE HARRIS PROP.
For Weakness and Loss of Appetite <
The Old Standard general strengthening tonic, '
GROVE'S TASTELESS chili TONIC, drives out j
Malaria and builds up the system. A true tonic
ind si're Appetizer. For adults and children. 50c.
Ready for Fall Shoppers
We desire to announce to our Edgefield friends that
v:e are ready for them to call and inspect our fall
stock. While in the Northern markets during the
summer oi.r buyers bought very largely for every de
Our Try goods department is filled with all of the new fabrics
and weaves. All of the popular shades in dress goods of all
kinds now on display. We are also headquarters ior staple
Our shoe department is brim full of the best that the leading
manufacturers make. All of the popular leathers in the new
shapes. We can shoe the whole family for a reasonable sum.
See our clothing before you buy. We can fit any size boy or
man in the most stylish garments that are made. Our prices
are very low too.
Millinery departmentThis has always been one
the leading ler.tures of our srore. Nothing in Augrus
ta can surpass us. We have the nobby ready-to-wear
hats and shapes that>can be trimmed, *
Augusta Bee Hive
916 and S18 Broad St., Augusta, Ga.
Abe Cohen, Proprietor.
Monuments and Tombstones.
I represent the Spartanburg Marble and Granite
works in this section and shall be pleased to show you
designs and quote price* on all kinds of work. Write
me a card if you are interested and I will call to see you.
John R. Tompkins, Edgefield, S. Caroling
Barrett & Company
Your cotton solicited,
it will receive our personal
No matter what your walk
in life, or what your station
may be, you have an opportu
nity to be the possessor of a
bank account, and it emly re
mains for you to realize the
importance of this one thing,
to render you indedendent.
OFFICERS: J. C. Sheppard, Pres.; B. E. Nicholson? Vice
pres.; E. J. Mima, Cashier; J. H. Allen, assistant Cashier
DIRECTORS: J. 0. Sheppard, J. Wm. Thurmond, Thos. H.
Rainsford, John Rainsford B. E. Nicholson, A, S. Tompkins, C.
C. Fuller, J. H. Allen
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.