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Office No. 61
Residence, No. 17.
Wednesday, June 13
LOCAL AND PERSONAL,
Mr. J. E. Hart is at home for a
short stay with his family.
Miss Carrie Sue Tompkins of Co
lumbia is the guest of Miss R?sela
Misses Madge and Mazie M2ys are
here spending some time with their
father, Col. S. B. Mays.
Mr. P. M. Feltham came over
from Albany, Ga., and spent the
weekend here with his family.
Governor Manning has appointed
Hon. B. E. Nicholson to act in
Edgefield county in raising funds
for the Red Cross Society.
Mrs. W. O. Whatley and her son,
Mr. Will Ouzts Whatley, were visi
tors in Edgefield Monday.
Miss Leona Gunter of Ridge
Spring was the guest of Miss Edith
Ouzts last week.
Mrs. Bettis Cantelou and little
Mary are in Atlanta visiting Mrs.
George Erwin, Mrs. Cantelou's sis
Wallace, Lucy and Dorothy Shep
pard have gone to New York to
spend the summer with their moth
er, Mrs. W. W. Sheppard.
FOR SALE: Home fgrown corn,
strictly first-class, at ?1.00 per
bushel, f. o. b. trenton. M. J. Mil
ler, Trenton, S. C.
Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Mathews of
Williston came over in their car on
Friday and spent the day with their
niece Mrs. J. C. Hughes.
Mr. J. G. Alford returned Friday
from Jacksonville. Mrs. Alford
and their little child will remain
several weeks longer in Florida.
Miss Tillie Youngblood arrived
Monday from Augusta to snend her
summer vacation at the old home,
"Pine Hill", with Mrs. Nannie
Mr. and Mrs. Lady J. Blakely of
Reidville have arrived to spend the
summer in Edgefield with Mrs.
Blakely's parents, Rev. and Mrs. P.
Miss Nelle Jones has returned
from Converse college, having grad
uated with distinction. Mrs. B. B.
Jones attended the commencement
exercises returning last week.
The annual Children's Day exer
cise for the Trenton Methodist
ohurch will be observed next Sun
day afternoon at the hour for
preaching. The public is cordially
invited to attend.
As directed by the registration
regulations, lists have been made
by precincts of all of the names
that were registered June 5 and
these lists have been posted in front
of the office of clerk of court where
the public can inspect them.
Mrs. J. C. Hughes and the chil
dren, J. C., William and Sarah,
left on Tuesday for LaGrance N.
C. where they will visit Mrs.
Hughe*' mother, Mrs. S E Mathews.
The boys will remain throughout
Miss Florence Miths and M?6S
Minnie Lanham returned Tuesday
morning from the Y. W. C. A. con
ference at Blue Ridge. A report of
their very pleasant stay in the heart
of the mountains of North Carolina,
which was intended for last week's
issue, appears this week.
The Edgefield party in Washing
ton during the reunion U. C. V.
report a great time. Miss Julia
Folk, sponser for Second South
Carolina Brigade and her maid of
Honor Miss Hortensia Woodson
not only enjoyed the trip to Wash
ington, but paid a visit to Phila
delphia. Mrs; Hollingsworth also
visited her son John Hollingsworth
in that historic city, and Mrs.
Maner Lawton will remain some
lime on a visit to friends in Balti
Miss Elizabeth Dozier Smith is at
home again having completed the
course in the Ursulire Convent in
Columbia, the Academy English
The State in commenting on Miss
Smith's piano music says, "the valse
in a (Moszkowski), by Misses Eliza
beth Smith aud R. Wallace were
effectively and pleasingly rendered.
Miss Smith's selection, fantasic
Midsummer Night's Dream, (Men
delssohn) was given with preeisiore
Mr. S. E. Morgan is now driving
an Overland-Six, a very large and
very handsome car.
Mr. Harold Norris came over
from Columbia and spent Sunday
here with his parents, Mr. and Mrs
E, J. Norris.
Dr. and Mrs. Percy Byrd came
up from Batesburg Sunday to at
tend the Byrd-Broadwater mar
Mr. and Mrs. P. TV. Gibson of
Anderson were welcomed visitors in
Edgefield several days last week,
being guests of Mr. and Mrs.
George F. Mims.
"Card of Thanks.''
We tender Our Sincere thanks,
and appreciation to our neighbars
and Friends, for their kind atten
tion and loving sympathy dunner
illness and death of our little babe.
Mr. and Mrs. C. F. Walton.
A considerable sum has been sent
from Edgefield to purchase Liberty
Bonds. The Farmers Bank remit
ted !5l0,000, of which amount the
bank purchased ?5,000 of bonds,
and the Bank of Edgefield remitted
85,300, the bank subscribing for
$3,000 of this amount.
A Rook Party.
Wednesday evening last Miss
Edith Otizts entertained a number
of friends in honor of her visitors,
Miss Leone Gunter and Miss Lucile
Timmerman. A spirited game of
rook was the chief form of diversion.
At the close of the game the popular
young hostess served ice cream and
Card of Thanks.
We take this means of thanking
our friends and neighbors for their
uniform kindness to us during the
long illness and death of our little
baby. We shall always hold these
thoughtful acts in grateful remem
brance and will cheerfully recipro
cate whenever an opportunity is
presented or these friends need our
Mr. and Mrs. Levi Quarles.
Celebrates Twelfth Birthday.
Eleanor Miras celebrated her 12th
birthday on Tuesday afternoon from
r> to 7 o'clock. About fifty of ber
friends were invited, and tor tb.6
two hours they played all sorts of
games on the lawn.
Souvenirs containing a child's
bead were pinned on each one, with
blue or pink ribbon. Peach cream
and pink and white cakes were
Patriotic Entertainment at Ridge
We are requested to announce
that there will be a patriotic enter
tainment at Ridge Spring on Flag
Day June 14, under the auspices of
the Michael Watson chapter D. A.
R., Mrs. George Strother, Regent.
This will be held in the school au
ditorium at 8:30 o'clock, and the
proceeds will eo for war relief.
The Edgefield D. A. R. and the
public is invited to attend.
Admission 25 and 15 cents.
At a called meeting of the Edge
field chapter, U. D. C., held Tues
day afteinoon at the home of Miss
Annie DeLoach, the following offi
cers were elected for the ensuing
year: President, Mrs. P. M. Felth
am; vice-president, Miss Hortense:
Padgett; historian, Mrs. E. Pendle
ton Jones; recording secretary, Mr?.
B. E. Nicholson; corresponding
secretary, Mrs. N. G. Evans; re
corder'of crosses, Mrs. Bettie Can
telou; registrar, Mrs. B. L. Mims
and Mrs. J. H. Cantelou gleaner.
This was the last meeting that
will be held for the summer, the
next one taking place in September.
After all business had been dis
pon of the hostess served ice cream
Civic League Meeting.
The regular monthly meeting of
! the Civic League will be held Mon
day afternoon, June 18, at five
o'clock, at the home of Mrs. R. G.
Shannonhouse. The annual election
of officers will take place at this
time and every member is urged to
be present. We have done good
work during our past club year.
Let us resolve to accomplish even
more for our community during the
coming year. Our "city fathers"
give as their hearty co-operation;
let us do our part toward making
our town one of beauty and cleanli
ness. New Members are cordially
welcomed into our ranks. Let
every home be represented.
Mrs. B. L. Mims.
A marriage which baa been at
tended with much interest through
out the county was solemnized at
Hardy's church at high noon Thurs
day. Walter Stephens and Miss
Mary Townes, both of the Meri
wether section of the county,
were married by the Rev. P. B.
Lanham, the pastor of Hardy's
church. The ceremony was witness
ed by the relatives and many friends
of the popular young couple.
Immediately after the ceremony
Mr. and Mrs. Stephens motored to
the home of the bride's parents, Mr.
and Mrs. F. A. Townes, where an
elaborate wedding dinner was
served. Late in the afternoon Mr.
and Mrs. Stephens motored to
Augusta, where they boarded the
train for their wedding journey.
The groom is a large and successful
planter who is universally popular
and the bride is a young woman of
rare charm of manner and person
We have just been informed that
Miss Sarah Stevens and Mr. R. N.
Broadwater were quietly married
yesterday at noon at the home .of
the bride's parents, Mr. and Mrs.
P. C. Stevens, and we extend hearty
and sincere congratulations to our
friends. The bride is a very charm
ing young lady who is widely be
loved, having taught in several sec
tions of the county. The groom,
as everybody knows is our very ca
pable county supervisor who has
made good from the day he enter
ed upon his duties. We can now?
understand why he has been so
partial to the roads in the vicinity
of Johnston. Soon after their mar
riage Mr. and Mrs. Broadwater left
on their wedding journey for "parts
Winthrop College Scholarship
and Entrance Examination.
The examination for the award
of vacant scholarships in Winthrop
College for the admission or new
students will be held at the County
Court House on Friday, July ii, at
9 a. m. Applicants must not be
less than Ki years of age. When
scholarships are vacant after July
G they will be awarded to those
making the highest average at this
examination, provided they meet
the conditions governing the
iward. Applicants for scholarships
should write to President Johnson
for scholarship examination blanks.
These blanks properly filled out by
tue applicant should be filed with
President Johnson by July I.
Scholarships are worth $?100 and
free tuition. The next session will
open September 19, 1917. For
furthei information and catalogue,
address President D. B. Johnson,
Rock Hill, S. C.
tual Insurance Associ
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Our Association is now licensed
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The oilicers are: Gen. J. Frasai
Lyon, President, Columbia, S. C.
J. R. Blake, Gen. Agt., Secy. &
Treas., Greenwood, S. C.
A. O. Grant, Mt. Carmel, S. C.
J. M. Gambrell, Abbeville, S. C.
Jno. H. Childs, Bradley, S. C.
A. W. Youngblood, Hodges, S. C.
S. P. Morrah, Willington, S. C.
L.N. Chamberlain, McCormick, S.C.
R. H. Nicholson, Edgefield, S. C.
F.L.Timmerman, Pln't. Lane, S. C.
J. C. Martin, Princeton, S. C.
W. H. Wharton, Waterloo, S. C.
J. R. BLAKE, Gen. Agt.
Greenwood, S. C.
Jan. 1st. 1917.
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IN THE BAN
Cornish; 1909. by C. E. Zimmerman Co.-No. 51
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money in the bank, it is
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is the satisfaction that it is sure. Posi
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and that it is safe.
BANK OF EDGEFIELD
OFFICERS : J. C. Sheppard, President; B. E.^Nicholson, vice-President
E. J. Mims, Cashier; J. H. Allen. Assistant Oashier.
DIRECTORS : J. C. Slwppardj Thos. H. Painsford, John Rainsford, B. E.
Nicholson, A. S. Tompkins. C. C. Fuller. E. J. Mims. J. H. Allen.
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