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It v.'as a cuiLoni c\ c?: among tho
comparatively modern Romans to bury
with their little children their favorito
toys, and the custom seems to reach
back to the earliest times of which
we have any truthworthy relics. In
deed, in our own day, the doll fur
nishes a striking example of that
most primitive trait, mother instinct,
for among many savage tribes, nota
bly the BechuanaB and the Basutos,
rt is the custom for married women
to lavish their pent up mother love
upon rude dolls until the advent of
Not Often the Musician.
To write the history of opera is a
task arduous enough both in bulk and
in research, but comparatively simple
in its method and direct in its appli
cation. Not so the history of one of
its children, the prima donna. An
exhaustive treatise upon her natural
history would, require the colabora
tion of the psychologist, the physiol
ogist, the financier, the biographer,
and, ia a less degree and in the minor
ity of cases, the musician.
"Links" as Applied to Golf.
Ana speaking of eames, how many
know the origin of the wcrd "links'' as
Rpjlied to the field on which golf is
played? Tho dictionary says thai
"limes" ineaur. stretch of sandy soil,
interrupted hy heat: er. But it comos
from an old Saxon word "hlinc," which
means a ledge, an embankment, a
boundary. Malvern Link and the
Links ct St. Andrews were there and
somebody invented a game to go wita
No Need to Be Polite.
Roland, three years old, had a pe
culiar habit of going into a neighbor
ing stcro and asked for candy. Aft
er saying please, he was always given
some of the desired sweets. One day
he came in and asked for some, as
usual, but omitted the "please." The
clerk gently reminded him, but was
interrupted by the following response:
"Don't have to say please today; got
!<i!led by V/ild Animals and Snakes.
Many persons are killed by animals
every year in India. In Bengal alone
.luring the past year 15 persons were
'.ulled by wild elephants, 117 by tigers,
55 by leopards, 12 by bears, 4 by
volves. 4 by hyenas, and 201 by other
wild animals, or in all 408 persons
were killed by v/ild animals. Snakes
.vere responsible for 4,471 deaths.
Years Have Made Little Change.
"Do you act toward your wife as you
lid before you married her?" "Exact
y. I remember just how I used to
ict when I first fell in love with her.
[ used to hang over the fence in
rout of her houso and gaze at her
hadow on the curtain, afraid to go in.
\n? .1 act just the same way now
.vheu ? sei home late."
Advice From Wise. Parent.
Tho education of our children is
lever out of my mind. Train them to
irtue, habituate them to industry, ac
ivity, and spirit. Make them consid
T every vice as shameful and un
nanly. Fire them with ambition to
ie useful. Make them disdain to be
Institute of any useful knowledge.
ioho Adams to his wife.
A Frenchman who recently hanged
umself planted the tree many years
(go fer that purpose. Plant more
rees. You may want to hang your
self when you find out what your
neighbors think ol' you, and it will be
Humiliating to ask one of thom to lend
.'ou a tree.-Fort Worth Star-Tele
Use an Eraser.
I always keep an crumary black
board eraser near the kitchen range,
?ing it to wipe off the top, writes h
Mew York Press contributor. This
:eeps the range clean, and I only need
;o wash and polish it once a week.
The eraser can be purchased at a very
maali cost and saves time and trouble
Novel Fcrm of Swindling.
A curious case comes from Belgium.
Pwo Englishmen have been arrested
In Brussels charged with the practice
of bruising their arms to imitate the
marks of horses* teeth, and then of
claiming compensation by alleging
that the bites were made by horses
left standing in the street
"ThaL" said the futurist, pointing
proudly to the canvas which he had
just finished, "is my attempt to inter
pret the Infinit?." "What did the in
finite ever do to you?" asked the in
Bad as the Other.
We have no respect for a liar, bnt
neither do we care a great deal toi
the man who rushes to tell the truth
when he knows it is going to hurt
Detroit Free Press.
He Let the French Worry.
She-Did you have any trouble with
your French when you were in Paris?
He-"I didn't, but the Parisians did."
We ara all born for love. ... It is
the principle of existence and its only
Thc County Treasurers office will bc
open for the purpose of receiving taxes
?rom t.he 15th day of October 1913, to
the 15th day of March 1914.
Al! taxes shall be 'due and payable
between the loth 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
. enalty of one per cent tor Janvary,
and if taxes are not paid on or before
February 1st, 1914, tqc County Auditor
will proceed to add two per cent, and
five per cent from the 1st of March to
I he 15th of March. After which time
ali unpaid taxes will be collected by
The tax levies for the year 1913 are
For State purposes 51-4 mills
" Ordinary county 5 4
'* Special county school 1
" Cons. school tax 3 '
" Special tax 2
" Bacon-Shaw S. D. sp. 2
" Edgefield S. D. 5
" Long Cane S. D. 3
" Liberty Kill S. D. 3
" Johnston S. D 5 '
14 Collier S. ?. 3
.! Flat Rock S. D. 4
" Presto ti S. D. 3
" P. Branch S. D. 15 5
' White Town S. D. 3
" Trenton S.D. 2
" Ward S. D. 2
" MossS. D. 3
" Parksville S. D. 3
" Modoc S. D. 2
" Oak Grove S. D. 3
" Red Hill S. D. 2 1-2 "
" Antioch S. D. 2
'. Bacoii-Pickens S. D. 2
" Shaw township 2
" Talbert S. D. 2
" RR Bonds Wise T'sp 11-4 ?'
" R R Bonds Pk-kens 2
" R R Bonds Johnston ? 3
" RR Bonds Pine Grv. 12
" R R Bonds Blocker 12
" RR Bonds Town of
" R R Bonds Trenton
"RR Bonds Elmwood 12 "
" RR Bonds Eimwood
Pickens 3 "
" R R Bonds Johnston 3 "
" Edgefield sch'l bldg. 2
" School Bonds 1
Town of Edgefield.
Corporation purposes 10 "
All male citizens between the ages of I
21 years and 60 years except those ex-1
empt by law are liable to a poll tax of
One Dollar each. A capitation tax of
50 cei.ts each is to be paid on all dogs.
The law prescribes that all male citi
zens between the ages of 18 and 551
years must pay $2 commutation tax or j
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.
Ideal Pressing Club
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Edgefield, South Carolina. I
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 with connecting bath
$1.50 per day.
Rooms with private bath $2.00
per day and up. I
Finest Rathskellar, Cafe and
Private Dining Rooms in the
J. B. POUND, Pres.
J. F. LETTON, Mgr.
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.
Appointments at Trenton 1
DR. J. S. BYRD,
OFFICE OVER POSTOFFICE.
Residence 'Phone 17-R. Office 3.
Mr. Stock Gwner!
We carry in stock all the
which arc guaranteed to do the
work claimed for them or pur
chase price will be refunded.
l?oyd'? Sur-, Po:? Co'.'.c Cure. !:ir:;c . $1X0
Boyd's Sere Pop Colic Cure; small , .50
Boyd's Su ra Pop Fever & Cough Cure .50
. . .50
j I Boyd s Sure Pop Privative . . .
IJ Boyd's Sara Pop Eyo Beni edy . .
Jj Boyd's Sure Fop Hoof Liquid . .
Boyd's Sure Pop Magnetic Ointment
Boyd's Liniment! ?;r.a!l .....
Boyd's Liniment, medium ....
Boyd's Liniment, large.
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Boyd's Worm and Condition Po. med
Boyd's Y.'orai n-.d Condition Po. Ice.
For Sale by
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Eirksey, S. C.
Go to see
Before insurir.jj^elsewhere. We
represent the best old line com
Marling & Byrd
? At the Farmers Bank, Edgefield
JghtSaw, Lathe and Shin
ne Mills, Engines, Boilers,
Supplies and impairs, Porta
lle , Steam ano Gasoline En
'i.ies, Saw Teeth. Files, Belts
nd Pipes. WOOD SAWS
Gins and Press Repairs.
" Try LOMBARD.
125 acres land near Hibernia
in Saluda county.
120 acres near Monetta, Sa
330 acres in Aiken county,
100 acres near Ropers,
300 acres near Celestia or
Davis' mills in Greenwood
and Saluda counties.
50 acres near Edgetield C.
250 aeres near Trenton,S.C.
Several tracts near meeting
Street, and other tracts near
Monetta and Balesbarg.
A. S. TOMPKINS,
Edgefield, S. C.
GEO. F. MIMS
0~P TOM K TRIST
Eyes examined and glasses fitted
only when necessary. Optical
work of all kinds.
EDGEFIELD, S. C.