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State of South Carolina,
County of Edgefield,
Court Common Pleas.
Airs. 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 Edire
?eld, 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 Edgefielc Coun
ty, in the State of South Carolina,
with the following boundaries,
North by Tract No. 2, T. H. Rains
ford and Abner Mims; East by oth
er lands of said Estate; South bv
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 Edgetield
County, and in the State of South
Carolina with the following boun
daries; North by W. "F. West;
East by Abner Mims; South by
Tract No. 4; West by 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,
upon direction of plaintiff, or his
attorney, will be re-sold on said day
at the risk of?the former purchaser.
Purchaser to pay for papers.
J. H. CANTELOU.
Master E. C.
Oct. 4, 1917.
Land For Sale.
The Padgett Place of Estate of
S. T. Hughes. Two-and half miles
of Trenton, o. C., 538 acres, good
buildings, pasture &c. On railroad
between Trenton and Aiken.
Communicate with J. Gordon
Hughes, Union, S. C.
Sept. 19, 1917.
Will Surely Sioo That Couch.
Slate 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 and thirty-six
and one half acres, more or less.
The said tract of land will be
sold 'in five separate parcels, de
scribed as follows respectively, plats
ofwhich will be exhibited on thc 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 acres, 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. Timmsrmen, 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 thenortbea 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,
and the balance of the purchase
money in one and two equal annual
installments, with interest from
the date of sale; the credit portion
of the purchase money to be secured
by the notes of the purchaser or
purchasers and a mortgage of the
Terms of sale must be complied
with on the day of sale, or satisfac
tory assurance of compliance given,
else the Master at the direction of
Plaintiffs Attorneys will resell said
lands on the same day or on some
subsequent sales day.
J. H. CANTELO I J,
Master, E. C.
Oct. 5, 1917.
The County Treasurer's office will be
open for the purpose ol' 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 December31st, 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, 191S, the County Auditor will pro
ceed to add two per cent, and five per j
cent, from the 1st of March to the 15th
of .March, after, which time all unpaid
taxes will be collected by the Sheriff.
The tax levies for the year 1917 are
For State purposes Si
" Ordinary County 7 j
" Constitutional School Tax 3
" Antioch 4
" Bacon School District 7*
" Blocker 2\
" Blocker-Limestone 4
" Collier's 4
" Flat Rock 4
" Oak Grove 3
" Red Hill 4
" Elmwood No. 8 2
" Elmwood No. 9 2
14 Elmwood No. 30 2
" Elmwood L. C. 3
" Hibler 3
" Johnston ll
" Meriwether (Gregg) 2!
" Moss 3
M Shaw 4
" Talbert 2
M Trenton 8
M Wards 2
" Blocker R. R. (portion) 15
" Elmwood R. R. (portion) 15
" Johnston R. R. 3
M Pickens R. R. 3
" Wise R. R. li
" Corporation. 10
Sinking Fund. 3-4
All the male citizens between the ages
of 21 years and 60 years, except those
exempt by law, are liable to a poll tax
of One Dollar each. A capitation tax
of 50 cents each is to be paid on all dogs.
The law prescribes that all male citi
zens between the ages of 18 and 55
years must pay $2.00 commutation tax.
No commutation tax is included in the
property tax. So ask for road tax re
ceipt when you desire to pay road tax.
JAMES T. MIMS,
Co. Treas. E. C.
Land For Sale.
We, the undersigned executors of
the estate of Mrs. Bettie Williams,
deceased, will offer for sale at public ?
auction on the 15th day of November j
at the late residence of the said de
ceased the following realestate 133
acres of land, more or less, bounded
on the North by lands of Bub Clax
ton ; East by lands of Lewis Ly brand :
South by lands of Hodge Moyer and
West by lands of John Claxton, and
located in Edenfield county four
miles south of Ridge Spring. Good
school and church in one mile of]
place. Terms of sale cash.
C. W. Salter,
Bil ? li ER S AND KIDNEYS
tual Insurance Associ
Property Insured $2,500,000
WRITE OR CALL on the tra
derpigned for any information yoi
may desire about our i'planiof insur
We insure your property against
FIRE, WINDSTORM or LIGHT
and do so cheaper than any Com
pany in existence.
Remember, we are prepared tc
prove to you that ours is the safest
and cheapest plan of insurance
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.
S. P. Monah, 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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money in the bank, it is
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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. Sheppard, Thos. H. Rainsford, John Rainsford, B. EJ
Nicholson, A. S. Tompkins! C. C. Fuller. E. J. Mims. J. H. Ailen ? t