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Our Clearing Sale is in Full Force Here
This sale concerns the selling of high-class, desirable merchandise at prices you wont buy at again soon, g
And bear in mind everything in this sale is exactly what it is represented to be. Everything is up to the M
minute in style-no last season stuff. ||
No need to go into detail here about the various things offered in this sale, but in order to mention seme ||
of the leaders we quote below a few prices. You will note the sale effects all parts of the store. M
Seventy-five men's Palm Beach suits on hand yet in
light and dark colors, $12.50, $15.00 and $17.50
$7.50 and $9.50
Five bales of .Cheviots, best there is, 35-cent val
Several hundred pairs of children's Oxfords in black,
white and tan on sale at
LESS THAN WHOLESALE COST
Forty-five Georgette dresses arrived, to-day in white,
pink, copenhagan, navy, purple and gray. These
dresses have been retailed all this season for $35.00
and $40.00, but we bought them at a very low price,
and offer any of these for
Over 2,000 pairs of ladies' Slippers in pump or
lace, patent, kid or chocolate, prices ranging
from $2.50 to $8.50, at a price you will never
buy at again.
A large shipment of silks arrived this week in
any color your want. We are placing same on
our bargain counters at a great reduction.
Five dozen Georgette and Crepe de Chine waists ar
rived this-morning by express, $4.75 values, aj
A large shipment of Voile waists arrived last Mon
day in twenty-five different styles, $1.75 values, at
Remember we have on hand about $40,000 worth of brand-new merchandise. Goods are going up every
day, and it would be more money for us to keep them over for next fall, but we are willing to sacrifice our
profit for the benefit of our customers. So don't miss this opportunity. Come and save money.
Sale Continues Until August 2d
Edgefield, South Carolina
Buyers With Ready Cash..
It appears that two or three buyers
stand ready to purchase real estate
.whenever any is offered for sale in
Edgefield. A bona fide offer of $10,
000 was made to the trustees of the
Methodist church one day last week
for the house and lot on the corner
now used as a parsonage, being occu
pied by Rev. A. L. Gunter. We have
been informed that the property is
not for sale at this time at any price.
,; Methodist Services.
In the absence of Rev. A. L. Gun
ter who is at Lake Junaluska attend
ing an Epworth League conference,
Rev. T. C. O'Dell, superintendent of
the Epworth Orphanage, will preach
in the Edgefield Methodist church
Sunday morning at 11:30 o'clock and
he will also preach in the Trenton
Methodist church at 4:30 o'clock Sun
day afternoon. Sunday night at 9:00
o'clock Rev. E. C. Bailey will preach
in the Edgefield Methodist church.
Seventy-one Years Young.
Mr. George A. Adams and his
daughter, Miss Effie Adams, of Col
lier were visitors in Edgefield Mon
day, being the guests at dinner of Mr.
and Mrs. J. L. Mims. He came to
Edgefield - skeptical, of our large har
vest of beans reported last week but
went away fully satisfied of the abun
dance of the beans in The Adverti
ser's garden. Mr. Adams, although
one mile-post beyond the three
score-and-ten allotment, is yet young
er in spirit than any one of his five
Probably no Hotel for a Time.
Mr. H. C. Porter told the Adver
tiser's representative yesterday that
on account of his inability to secure
competent servants he will probably
goon close his hotel, the only public
lodging place in Edgefield. While no
?ne can blame Mr. Porter, yet it
would be extremely unfortunate
should the town have no hotel. Every
body is looking to Mr. W. A. Strom
to relieve the situation. With a mod
ern plant and equipment and ample
room the situation would be greatly
Perspiration will not annoy you if
you will use Odorono. It will save
THE CORNER STORE.
Candidates for Cotton Weigh
er at Johnston.
I respectfully announce that I ara
a candidate for cotton weigher for
the town of Johnston and respectful
ly solicit the support of all farmers
who market their cotton at Johnston,
fledging myself to render satisfac
tory service if elected to this position.
J. W. BLEDSOE.
I take this means pf announcing
that I am a candidate for public cot
ton weigher for the town of Johnston
and solicit the support of the farmers
who sell their cotton on that mar
ket. If elected I pledge myself to do
my utmost to give entire satisfaction
to all persons-buyers and sellers of
I hereby announce that I am a can
didate for the position of public cot
ton weigher for the town of John
ston and respectfully solicit the sup
port of farmers who sell cotton at
Johnston, pledging myself, if elected,
to render impartial service to buyers
and sellers alike.
W. .R HOYT.
The Military College of South
Carolina. Classed by the
War Department as a
Full course in engineering, sciences
One BENEFICIARY SCHOLAR
SHIP, which pays nearly all expenses,
is vacant in Edgefield County and will
be fillecl by a competitive examina
tion to be held on August 8th at the
County seat. This examination will
be given on the following subjects:
Algebra through quadrations, plane
geometry, English grammar, compo
sition and rhetoric, literature, Ameri
can history' and physical geography.
A limited number of pay cadets
will be received. Total expenses need
not exceed $400. Early application
is necessary. , For catalogue giving
full information, address
COL 0. J. BOND, SUPT.,
The Citadel, Charleston, S. C.
CARD OF THANKS.
vMr. and Mrs. P. B. Lanham and
family wish to thank the many dear
friends for all their kind, thoughtful
service rendered in helping to save
our dear boy, Edgar. We love you for
this and we will stand ready with
hand and heart to serve you in any
possible way. May God bless each one
STATEMENT OF THE CONDITION OF THE
THE BANK OF"EDGEFIEIiD
Located at Edgefield. S. C , at th?.
close of business June 30, 1919.
Loans and Discounts.$435,910.05
Over Drafts. 2,446.39
Liberty Loan Bonds & Stocks
owned by the Bank_ 53,050.00
War' Savings Stamps. 846.00
Furniture and Fixtures_* 1,000.00
Banking House. 5,000.00
Due from Banks and Bankers 33,252.66
Silver and Other Minor Coin 927.45
Exchanges for the Clearing
Capital Stock_,_$ 57,400.00
Surplus Fund._ 34,000.00
Undivided Profits, less Cur
rent Expenses and Taxes
its Subject to
of Deposits_ 274,726.05
Bills Payable, including Cer
tificates for Money Bor
rowed .*.- 55.000.00
State of South Carolina, )
County of Edgefield. fbb'
Before me came E. J. MiMS, Cash
ier of the above named bank, who, be
ing duly sworn, says that the above
and foregoing statement is a true con
dition ot said bank, as shown by the
books of said bank.
F ;. MIMS.
Sworn to and sub' j before me
this the 7th day of 1919.
Probat ..dge, E. C., S. C.
J. C. Sheppard,
A. S. Tompkins.
J. H. Allen,
Atf?l Surely Stoo Tbat Cowal)
Summer Complaint in Children.
There is not anything like so many
deaths from this disease now as be
fore Chamberlain's Colic and Diar
rhoea Remedy came into such general
use; When this remedy is given with
castor oil as directed and proper care
is taken as to diet, it is safe to say
that fully ninety-nine out of every
hundred cases recover. Mr. W. G.
Campbell of Butler, Tenn., says,
"I have used Chamberlain's Colic and
Diarrhoea Remedy for summer com
plaint in children. It is far ahead of
anything I have ever used for this
WANTED: 25 and 30 foot Cedar
W. M. HARLING,
Edgefield, S. C.
If you want your Gold Crown or
Gold Teeth to keep bright, send for
a 15 cents package of Price's Gold
JOHN C. PRICE,
1243 ^ Jones St., Augusta, Ga.
LOST: Aatomobile number 46,
080 somewhere between Edgefield
and Johnston. Finder please return to
MRS. EVA W. OUZTS.
J. H. CANTELOU
Attorney at Law
Will Practice in All Court?.
Office Over Store
REYNOLDS & PADGETT
Specialist* on repairing alli
makes of Automobile Radia
tors. Wc make them as good
as new. We also repair fen
ders, tanks and make racing
seats. Ship us your radiators.
DISCOUNT TO DEALERS
W.Rrlartin & Bro.
t 1815 Main St.. Columbia S.O?,
BARRETT & COMPANY
Augusta ----- Georgia
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ARRINGTON BROS. & CO.
Wholesale Grocers and Dealers in
Corn, Oats, Hay and all
Kinds of Seeds
Corner Cumming and Fenwick Streets
On Georgia R. R. Tracks
Distributors of Marathon Tires and Tubes. None better, but our price
YOUR PATRONAGE SOLICITED
See our representative, C. E. May.
Our New Shop
Has Just Been Equipped With Machinery
For All Kinds of Machine Work
Out-of-Town Orders Given 'Prompt Attention
WEATHERS & GARRARD
Oldsmobile and Chandler Service Station
225 Broad Street Augusta, Georgia