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State of South Carolina,
County of Edgefield,
Court Common Pleas.
Mrs. Anna West, et. al.-Plaintiffs
-against-Marguerite E. Smith
Pursuant to a decree in the above
entitled cause, I shall offer entitled
cause, I shall offer for sale at public
outcry to the highest bidder before
the Court House, Town of. Edge
field, County and State aforesaid, on|
Salesday in November, 1917, the
same being the 5th day of said
month, between the legal hours of
sale the following described realty
Tract No. 1: "Five Hundred and
Fifty Acres, more or less situate,
lying and being in Edgefield Coun
ty, in the State of South Carolina,
with the following boundaries,
North by Tract No. 2, T. H. Rains
iord and Abner Minis; East by oth
er lands of said Estate; South by
Dr. Preston DeVore and C. A.
Wells; West by B. B. Jones."
Tract No. 2: "One Hundred and
Twenty-four Acres, more or less,
situate, lying being in Edgefield
County, and in the State of South
Carolina with the following bouu
daries; North by W. F. West;
East by Abner Mims; South by
Tract No. 4; West bv Tract No. 1
and W. F. West."
Tract *No. 3: "Seventy Acres,
more or less, situate, lying and be
ing in the County of Edgefield and
in the State of South Carolina with
the following boundaries, North by
Haile Holston; East by Charles Do
bey and Walter Holmes; South by
W. S. G. Heath; West by Thomas
More or less Acreage not to ef
fect sale-Sale not to affect Crops
Terms of Sale Cash: If purchaser
at said sale shall fail to comply with
the terms thereof, within one hour
from the time of sale, said premises, 1
upon direction of plaintiff, or his
attorney, will be re-sold on said day
at the risk ofjthe former purchaser. (
Purchaser to pay for papers. i
J. H. CANTELOU.
Master E. C.
Oct. 4, 1917.
land For Sale. !
The Padgett Place of Estate of 1
S. T. Hughes. Two-and half miles ]
of Trenton, o. C., 53S acres, good
buildings, pasture &c. On railroad ^
between Trenton and Aiken. t
Communicate with J. Gordon j
Hughes, Union, S. C. j
Sept. 19, 1917. ?
PEKING'S NEW ?ISCOVER*
Will Surely Sion That Couch.
State of South Carolina,
County of Edgefield,
Court Common Pleas.
L. H. Bowles, et. al.,-Plaintiffs
Against-Thomas P. Morgan as
Administrator of the Estate of
Mis. Clarissa C. Strother, et. al.,
By virtue, and authority of the
decree of the court in the above
stated cause, I will sell at Edgefield
Court House, in said County and
State, on salesday in November
prox., before the Court House door,
at the usual hour of sale, all that
tract of land situate in the county
of Edgefield, in said State contain
ing five hundred aud thirty-six
and one half acres, moro or less.
The said tract of land will be
sold in five separate parcels, de
scribed as follows respectively, plats
ofwbich will be exhibited on the day
of sale, to wit:
Tract No. 1: Containing 203 and
3-4 acres, bounded on the north by
tract No. 2, on the east by tracts
No. 3 and 4, south by lands of W.
A. Strom and W. H. Hamil
ton, and west by W. A. ?Strom.
Tract No. 2: Containing 149 and
3-4 acred, bounded on the north by
land of J. H. Self, on the east by
Tract No. 3, on the south by tract
No. 1, and on the west by land of
W. A. Strom.
Tract No. 3: Containing 81 and
one-half acres, bounded on the
northeast and east by land of G
M. Timmarmen, on the northwest
by tract No. 1, on the southeast by
tract No. 4, and on the south by
tract No. 2, and the Mountain
Tract No. 4: Containing 79 acres,
bounded on thenorthea st and east
and southeast by land of G. M.
Timmerman, on the northwest by
tract No. 3, on the southwest by
tract No. 1, and on the south by
tract No. 5.
Tract No. 5: Containing 24 and one
half acres, bounded on the north by
tract No. 4, on the east by land of
G. M. Timmermam, on the
southwest and west by land of
L. H. Hamilton.
Terms of Sale: One-third of the
purchase money to be paid in cash,
md the balance of the purchase
money in one and two equal annual
installments, with interest from
the date of sale; the credit portion
>f the purchase money to be secured
ay the notes of the purchaser or
purchasers and a mortgage of the
Term? of sale must be complied
?vith on the day of sale, or satisfac
ory assurance of compliance given,
ilse the Master at the direction of
Plaintiffs Attorneys will resell said
ands on the same day or on some
lubsequent sales day.
J. H. CANTELO U,
Master, E. C.
Oct. 5, 1917.
The County Treasurer's office will be
open for the purpose of receiving taxes
from the 15th day of October, 1917, to
the 15th day of March, 1918.
All taxes shall be due and payable
between the 15th day of October, 1917,
and December 31st, 1917.
That when taxes charged shall not be
paid by December 31st, 1917, the County
Auditor shall proceed to add a penalty
of one per cent, for January, and if;
taxes are not paid on or before February
1st, 1918, the County Auditor will pro
seed to add two per cent and five per
:ent, from the 1st of March to the 15th
)f March, after which time all unpaid
taxes will be collected by the'Sheriff.
The tax levies for the year 1917 are I
?or State purposes 81
" ordinary County * 7
" Constitutional School Tax 3
" Antioch 4
" Bacon School District 7fc
" Blocker 2
" Blocker-Limestone 4
" Collier's / 4
" Flat Rock 4
'* Oak Grove 3
" Red Hill 4
" Edgefield 8
" Elmwood No. 8 2
" Elmwood No. 9 2
" Elmwood No. 30 2
'* Elmwood L. C. 3
" Hibler 3
" Johnston ll
" Meriwether (Gregg) 2
" Moss 3
" Shaw 4
" Talbert 2
" Trenton 8
" Wards 2
" Blocker R. R. (portion) 15
" Elmwood R. R. (portion) 15
" Johnston R. R. 3
" Pickens R. R. 3
" Wise R. R. li
" Corporation. 10
inking Fund. 3-4
All the male citizens between the ages
f 21 years and 60 years, except those
xempt by law, are liable to a poll tax
f One Dollar each. A capitation tax
f 50 cents each is to be paid on all dogs.
The law prescribes that all male citi
ons between the ages of 18 and 55
ears must pay $2.00 commutation tax.
ro commutation tax is included in the
roperty tax. So ask for road tax re
;ipt when you desire to pay road tax.
JAMES T. MIMS,
Co. Treas. E. C.
Land For Sale.
We, the undersigned executors of
ie estate of Mrs. Bettie Williams,
jceased, will offer for sale at public
iction on the 15th day of November
> the late residence of the said oe
lased the following realestate 133
ires of land, more or less, bounded
i the North by lands of Bub Clax
n ; East by lands of* Lewis Lybrand :
juth by lands of Hodge Moyer and
rest by lands of John Claxton, and
cated in Edgefield county four
iles south of Ridge Spring. Good
hool and church in one mile of
ace. Terms of sale cash.
C. W. Salter,
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Remember, we are prepared to
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Our Association is. now licensed
to write Insurance in the counties
of Abbeville, Greenwood, McCor
mick, Laurens and Edgefield.
The officers are: Gen. J. Frasei
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.
3. 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.
r. 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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BANK OF EDGEFIELD
OFFICERS : J. C. Sheppard, President; B. E.^Nicholson, vice-President
J. Mims, Cashier; J. H. Allen. Assistant Oashier.
DIRECTORS : J. C. Sheppard, Thos. H. Rainsford, John Rainsford, B. EJ,
cholson, A. S. Tompkins. C. C. Fuller. E. J. Mirna. J. H. Allen |