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The County Treasurer's office will be
.open for the purpose of receiving taxes
from the 15th day of October 1913, to
the 15th day of March 1914.
All taxes shall be due and payable
between the 15th day of October, 1913,
and December 31st, 1914.
That when taxes charged shall not
be paid by December 31st, 1913, the
County Auditor shall proceed to add a
penalty of one per cent for Janvary,
and if taxes are not paid on or before
February 1st, 1914, tqe County Auditor
will proceed to add two per cent, and
five oer cent from the 1st of March to
the ?5th of March. After which time
all unpaid taxes will be collected by
The tax levie3 for the year 1913 are
For State purposes ?j ? 5 1-4 mills
" Ordinary county] 5
" Special county school |1
44 Cons. school tax jJ^Z? "
44 Special tax 2
44 Bacon-Shaw S. D. sp.*2 44
44 Edgefield S. D. 5
44 Long Cane S. D. 3
44 Liberty Hill S. D. S 3
44 Johnston S. D. 5 "
" Colliers. D. 3
" Flat Rock S. D. 4
44 Prescott S. D. 3
44 P. Branch S. D. 15 5
44 White Town S. D. 3
44 Trenton S.D. 2 44
44 Ward S. D. 2 44
"4 MossS. D. 3
41 Parksville S. D. 3
44 Modoc S. D. 2
44 Oak Grove S. D. 3
44 Red Hill S. D. 2 1-2 44
44 Antioch S. D. 2 44
*' Bacon-Pickens S. D. 2
44 Shaw township 2
44 Talbert S. D. 2
R R Bonds Wise T'SD 11-4 44
44 RR Bonds Pickens 3
44 RR Bonds Johnston 3
44 RR Bonds Pine Grv. 12
41 R R Bonds Blocker 12
44 R R Bonds Town of
" RR Bonds Trenton
Pickens 3 4
*4 RR Bonds Elmwood 12
44 RR Bonds Elmwood
Pickens 3 44
44 RR Bonds Johnston 3
44 Edgefield sch'l bldg. 2
4* School Bonds 1
Town of Edgefield.
Corporation purposes 10 44
All male citizens between the ages of
21 years and 60 years except those ex
empt by law are liable to a poll tax of
One Dollar each. A capitation tax of
50 cer.ts each i? to be paid on all dogs.
The law prescribes that all male citi
zens between the ages of 18 and 55
years must pay $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. So ask for road tax re
ceipt ween you desire to pay road tax.
James T. Mims,
Co. Treas. E. C.
E. J. NORRIS, AgU
Edgefield, S. C.
Farm of 170 acres, with new 2
?tory colonial dwelling, large barn,
2 miles north of Edgefield, un
fairer well at residence, two others
at tenant houses, 125 acres in high
state cultivation, fine timber lands,
to orchards, splendid pasture, in
side Free School district, a charm
ing place and location.
Nice 7-roora dwelling, nearly new,
in Trenton, interior elegantly and
-conveniently finished. Good loca
tion, ornamental surroundings, a
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 see the
place. 7 miles southeast of Edge
field. Will sell to one strong
man or a syndioate of them.
E. J. NORRIS.
King of Externals
Is Security for your
loved ones. Ethical
physicians say Gow
ans is the Best. It
positively Cures all
ills arising from In
flammation or Con
gestion such as Pneu
monia, Croup, Colds.
Have given Gowans Preparation
a thorough test. It is the BEST
preparation on the market for the
relief of Pneumonia, Croup, Colds,
Coughs. JAS. P. SMITH, M.D.,
BUY TO-DAY! HAVE IT IN THE HOME
All Dru?6?iita SI. 50c. 25a.
GOWAN MEDICAL CO.. ' ? ' ,,x
Guaranteed, and monty refund.3 bf four Druggist
Eczema and Itching Cured
The soothing, healing medica
tion in Dr. Hobson's eczema oint
ment penetrates every tiny pore of
the skin, clears it of all im purities,
stops itching instantly. Dr. Hob
son's eczema ointment is guaranteed
to speedily heal eczema, rashes,
ringworm, tetter and other unsight
ly eruptions. Eczema ointment is a
doctor's prescription, not an experi
ment. All druggists or by mail, 50c.
Pfeiffer Chemical Co., Philadelphia j
rand St. Louis.
Judges For The Corn Contest.
As the season for harvesting corn
has arrived, the judges for Tb
Advertiser's 5th coin contest have
been seiected. Those who have
entered the contest aud desire that
their corn be officially measured
will pitase notify the committee of
judges appointed for their respec
tive community when they are
ready lo gather their corn. If we
have overlooked any community in
appointing judges, the contestants
in those communities will please
notify us at once and we will
promptly select some one to act as
judges. The following are the
judges for the contest of 1913, the
first named being requested to act
1 as chairman:
Waycross: John Galloway, J. L.
Morgan and James DeVore.
Harmony: F. M. Warren, J. M.
Wright and M. DeLoach.
Trenton: P. B. Day, J. M.
Swearingen and James Smith.
Clark's Hill: John G. McKie,
Henry Adams and J. W. Johnson.
Colliers: E. B. Mathis, T. E.
Miller and H. W. McKie.
Morgana: Philip Markeri, J. W.
Boyd and J. 0. Scott.
Meriwether: John Briggs, Wal
ter Cheathamand Henry Cooper.
Ropers: D. E. Lanahm. J. B.
Timmerman and W. T. Lundy.
Open June 30, 1913
The South's finest and most
modern hotel. Fireproof. 306
Rooms with running water and
private toilet $1.00 per day.
Rooms witn connecting bath
$1.50 per day.
Rooms with private bath $2.00
per day and up.
? Finest Rathskellar, Cafe and
Private Dining Rooms in the
J. B. POUND, Pres.
J. F. LETTON, Mgr.
"THAS. G. DAY, Ass't Mgft
Ii will III.Mjiiiiiijaaj^re?--Mat
320 acre Coleman farm in edge
of Trenton, 10 acres in town,
200 acres fine sandy soil in culti
vation which lies and produces
splendidly, 100 acres in woods;
20 acres in pasture, some young
timber, 10 acres fine asparagus
in bearing. Has splendid two
story 8-room residence, 2 large
barns, stables, 7 tenant houses,
2 wells, 2 springs, fine place for
a fish pond; good stream where
considerable power could be de
veloped. The proposed trolley
will probably pass through this
!property. Now is the time to
buy it. Really the bargain of
the hour. Price only $45.00 per |
acre, easy terms.
Johnston, S. C.
j Ask for list of my farms for sale.
Seed rye, seed barley, seed oats,
seed wheat, vetch.
L. T. May.
"THORNHILL" wagons re
quire less horse power, less atten
tion, .?88 up-keep expense and haul
Wilson & Cantelou.
"THORNHILL" wagons are su
perior in material and workman
ship, light running, and guaranteed
the most durable wagen made.
Wilson & Cantelou.
Every "THORNHILL" ' wagon
is made by the most improved meth
ods, in the most modern plant in
the wo: id, and quality reigns su
preme. Wilson & Cantelou.
"Sati-faction, your money back
or a new wagon"-that's the gist of
the guar.vitee that goes with every
"THORN HILL" wagon.
Wilson & Cantelou.
For farm wagons there is noth
ing better made in this country
than the celebrated Studebaker
wagons. Ask the man who uses
one what his opinion is. Use a
Studebaker once and you will always
Wilson & Cantelou.
WHENEVER TOI NEED
A GENERAL TONIC - TAKE GROVE'S
The Old Standard Grove's Tasteless chill Tonic is Equally
Valuable as a General Tonic because it Acts on the Liver,
Drives Out Malaria, Enriches the Blood and Builds up
the Whole System, For Grown People and Children.
You know what you are taking when you take Grove's Tasteless chill Tonic
as the formula is printed on every label showing that it contains the well known
tonic properties of QUININE and IRON. It is as strong as the strongest bitter
tonic and is in Tasteless Form. It has no equal for Malaria, Chills and Fever,
Weakness, general debility and loss of appetite. Gives life and vigor to Nursing
Mothers and Pale, Sickly Children. Removes Biliousness without purging.
Relieves nervous depression and low spirits. Arouses the liver to action and
purifies the blood. A True Tonic and Sure Appetizer. A Complete Strengthener.
No family should be without it. Guaranteed by your Druggist We mean it. 50c.
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 HARTFORL s the leading com
pany of the World, doing a greater
Fire business than any other Co.
See Insurance Reports
"HAS THE STRENGTH OF GIBRALTAR.1'
E. J. Norris,
FIRE AND LIFE INSURANCE.
aro never profitable. They cannot lay
when tortured night and day by Ilea
and mites. Dust the hens with
PreiP'Powdered Lice Killer
m* ?^ 25c and 50c
to exterminate the body lice, and paint
or spray the roosts and nests with
Wf??P Liquid Lice Killer
K**9^ . 35c, 60c and W
to sweeten them up and destroy mitsa.
That means bigger profits.
"Your money back If lt falls.**
Get Pratts Profit-sharing Booklet.
W. E. LYNCH & CO., L. T. MAY, JONES & SON, TIMMONS & MORGAN,
Edgefield, and S. T. HUGH13, Trenton
IIf not interested. But you are obliged to be interested where mon
ey is to be saved in the purchase of necessities of life both for your
self and livestock. We are now in our warehouse, corner of Fenwick
and Cumming streets, two blocks from the Union Passenger Station
where we have the most modem warehouse in Augusta with floor?
space of 24,800 squa.e feet and it is literally packed with Groceries
and feeds from cellar to roof. Our stock must be seen to be appre
ciated. Our expenses are at least $450.00 a month less since discon
tinuing our store at 863 Broad street, and as goods are unloaded
from cars to wareheuse, we are in a position to name very close
prices. If you really want the worth of your money see or write us
ERRINGTON BROS. & CO.
CO RT RIGHT
The (our designs of Outright Metal Shingles as shown above are
made in any of the following ways :
1. Stamped from Tin-plate and painted Red.
2. Stamped from Tin-plate and painted Green.
3. Stamped from Tin-plate and Galvanized by a hand-dipping process.
4. Stamped from special tight-coated Galvanized Sheets.
Each and every genuine Cortright Metal Shingle is embossed with this
Trademark, M Cortright Reg. U. S. Pat. Off." 6
For Sale by
Stewart & Kernaghan
Wholesale and Retail
Tin plate, galvanized corrugated iron shingles, rubber roofing,
etc. Galvanized iron cornice and sheet metal work, skylights, etc.
Stoves, ranges, mantels, tiling, grates, paints, oils, varnishes, etc.
1009 Broad St., AUGUSTA, GA.
50,000 acres of improved and unimproved lands at prices that will sell
them. These lands are situated in "Wire-Grass Georgia" the best farm
ing section in the state. No terracing and no irrigation.
202? acres, 65 under cultivation, 85 acres fenced, mostly wire, 55
cleared, not broke. Near three churches, good school; on one public
road and nearing another. Good 4-room frame house, two fire placts,
good barn and good well. 10 miles to two good markets. Rents for
1300 cash per year. Will sell for $15 per acre cash.
175 acres, one and one half miles from Lumber City, Ga.; 90 acres
cleared, stumped and under cultivation; extra good 4-room house, two
fire places; good barn; good well also spring on place. 130 pecan tree*
three years old and all under good wire fence. For quick sale will take
525 per acre.
These lands have good clay sub-soil and we have a number of others
which we can not describe in this space. If these do not suit you let us
hear from you and we will give you further information. If not as rep
resented will pay your railroad fare.
A. J. Wismer & Co.
Lumber City, Georgia.
I w$ m % www g nm
Fresh Seed For
Green" Lots and Cover
The farmers of Edgefiekl county have
learned the value of winter cover crops
and are year 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.
O- *?i . 'S?
The farmers are hereby notified that the
Graniteville Mfg. Co. has re-opened its cotton
market at Graniteville, for the purchase of
cotton from wagons, and will probably buy
cotton direct from the producers during the
remainder of the season.
Our market closes promptly
at 12 o'clock on Saturdays.
A. H. GIBERT, Secretary.
Are You a Woman ?
The Woman's Tonic
FOR SALE AT ALL DRUGGISTS
V. A. Hemstreet
Ga. R. R. Bank
655 Broad St.,