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Office No 61
Residence, Nc. 1 7
Wednesday, Sept. 7.
jLOCAlT AND PERSONAL
Mr. J. A. Holland of Greenwood
was among the visitors in Edgefield
Miss Alma*Deloach will leave to
morrow for Oswego, Sumter county,
Misses Janie and Bell Minick are
in Wagener this week visiting Miss
Mrs.' J. S. Byrd is in ColuMbia vis-1
iting her parents, Mr. and Mrs. John
Miss Lucile Timmerman of Pleas
ant Lane is a guest of her cousin,
Miss Edith Ouzts.
Mr. Carrol Rainsford came over
from Columbia to spend the week
end under the parental roof.
Mis. Ida Anderson of Walterboro
is here visiting her sisters, Mrs. E. H.
Folk and Mrs. S. A. Brunson.
Miss Ida Lou Parkman of the Elm
wood section is visiting her sister,
Mrs. W. L. Bryan, in Edgefield.
Miss Sue Holley went to Columbia
Saturday to visit her father and re-j
turned to Edgefield Monday night.
Mrs. 0. A. Kinnard and Miss El
eanor Kinard spent several days in
Batesburg last week visiting rela
Mr. and Mrs. P. B. Whatley of
Augusta gpent Sunday in Edgefield'
with Mr. and Mrs. J. Wm. Thur-)
Prof. Tatum has employed Miss)
. Marie Leech of Hickory Grove to j
teach domestic science in the Edge
Mr. Carl Hunnicutt who is in the
employment of the Morgan Lumber j
do. has gone to Lumberton, N. C. j
to visit relatives.
Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Hickerson have
rented the Brunson residence in Bun
combe from Mr. D. D. Brunson and
Miss Kellah Fair.
Mrs. Hallie N. Greneker attended
a conference of the Woman's Mission
Societies of the Methodist church in
Columbia last week.
Miss Helen Dorn returned to Co
lumbia with her sister, Miss Mary
Dorn, Monday night to spend this
week in the capital city.
Mrs. Fannie Matthews of States
boro, Ga. is visiting her sister, Mrs.
George A. Adams, and other rela
tives in th s Colliers section.
Miss Mary Dorn came over from
Columbia Saturday and remained
with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. W.
H. Dorn, until Monday night.
Mrs. S. A. Brunson is in Charles
ton with her daughter, Mrs. A. R.
ion with her daughter, Mrs. A. R.
Thompson, who has a little son.
Mr. and Mrs. James Temples of
the Phillippi section were guests of
Mr. and Mrs. C. W. Watson Friday,
Mr. Watson being Mrs. Temples'
The first autumn meeting of the
Music Club will be held Wednesday
afternoon, September 14, *t five
o'clock, at the home of Mrs. L. S.
'Mrs. L. S. Kernaghan attended
the Woman's Missionary conference
of the Methodist church in Columbia
last week returning to Edgefield
The September meeting of the
Edgefield chapter, U. D. C., will be
held Tuesday afternoon, September,
13,- at five o'clock at the home of j
Mrs. Cattie Deloach.
Lost: Thursday afternoon ?. man's
coat between the store of Mr. W.
G. Byrd and the residence of Mr.
S. A. Bartley. If found please leave
at the Advertiser Office.
Messrs Yonce and Mooney an
nounce another substantial reduction
allin Ford prices this week, bringing
in all Ford prices this week bringing
of persons with a small bank ac
We've never been able to under-!
stand why merchants advertise
blankets, stressing the fact that
they are 'ALL WOOL, when the
mercury has passed the hundred
Mr. J. T. Mims returned from the
hospital in Columbia yesterday and
we are pleased to announce that he
was greatly benefited.
It's a pity we folk down in Dixie
can't pack away some of this heat
for winter iise, just as the people in
cold climates store away natural ice
from lakes and rivers for summer
Another very pleasant Shrine bar
becue will be held at Rennie Park
Friday night, when the Nobles of
Granites ille will entertain the No
bles of che Edgefield County Shrine
Mr. and Mrs. M. H. Deal, Mr. and
Mrs. J. L. Prince and Mr. J. H. Reel
spent several days last week with
Mr. John Harling, who is Supt. of
one of the state farms in Sumter
Miss Eva Adams, who is associated
with her brother, Dr. G. A. Adams,
in a large hospital in New Orleans,
is spending a month with her parents,
Mr. and Mrs. George A. Adams, of
the Colliers section.
Mr. W. M. Mahoney of Manning
has been engaged for the department
of vocational training for the Edge
field school. Mr. Mahoney is a grad
uate of Clemson College and comes
well equipped for this work.
Mr. Douglass Timmerman will
preach in the Baptist church Sunday
morning and an important confer
ence will be held immediately after
the service. A full attendance of the
members 6f the church is urged.
It has been along while since
Edgefield has had visitors who have
been more affectionately greeted
than were Mrs. R. G. Lee and little
Beulah when they arrived Friday to
be guests of Mr. and Mrs. E. J.
The out of town teachers arrived
Monday for the sfhool opening to
day. Miss Hazel Perry of Easley and
Miss Marie Leech of Hickory Grove,
will board with Mrs. E. S. Rives, and
Miss Caro Deschamp of Pinewood,
and Miss Nelle Beckham, of North,
will board with Mrs. J. W. Morgan.
Report of W. C. T. U. Meeting.
The regular monthly meeting of
the W. C. T. U. was held with Mrs.
E. H. Crews on Monday afternoon
at 5 o'clock.
Quite a number of members and
several visitors were present.
Mrs, Rainsford presided in the
absence of our much beloved pres
ident, Mrs. J. L. Mims.
We were pleased to have with us
Rev. G. W. M. Taylor who conduct
ed the devotions, and appreciate his
words of encouragement and com
Portions of the interesting and
informing address of Miss Anna Gor
don before the National Convention
in San Francisco, Aug. 18-23 was
read as part of the program.
Plans for welcoming and enter
taining the leaders at an early date'
The annual election of officers
took place immediately after the
programme resulting in the reelect
ion of all of the former officers:
Mrs. J. L. Mims, President; Mrs. T.
H. Rainsford, Vice President; Mrs.
W. L Dunnovanl, Recording and
Corresponding Secretary; Mrs. H. S.
The Superintendants of the va-|
rious departments being appointed
by the President will be announced
Through the kind thoughtfulness
of our hostess in providing electric
fans in the living room and hall we
were made comfortable and forgot
that the thermometer was running
in the 9 O's.
The delicious refreshments of
cream and two kinds of cake, choco
late and plain iced, were thoroughly
The hostess was assisted in serving I
by little Misses Carolyn Dorn, Lucy
Scurry and Janie Fuller.
Just Any Old Thing Will Do.
Fix me some kind of old home brew
Anything if it has the kick.
This dry road I'm traveling is so
It makes me thirsty as old nick.
Mix raisins, yeast and dandelion juice
And a dash of potash strong,
Shake 'em up well so they'll cut
The dust that's been in my throat
Give me a hair tonic howitzer
Or a bay rum Scotch high ball
Something that you can feel when it
And shake you up like a ship in a
Fix me quick a jim jam carowser
And some embalming fluid "punch
I'm craving something that'll make
me howl like old Towser
I And steam me up like the Bolshevic
Give me some hackberry hocus po
Combined with devil's shoestring and
snake . root,
Strain out the flies so they wont
Turn a cannon on us and let .we
darn thing shoot.
Mix me a monkey rum flip as strong
as she'll carry
I And some moonshine flabagaster,
[For with a quick burnjng fuse of
I couldn't get off the earth much
W. G. S. Heath.
Saluda, S. C" Sept. 2.-Miss Julia
and L. J. Merchant and Mrs. A. E.
Hazel have returned home after a
ten days' visit to relatives and friends
Misses Myrtle and Brunelle and
Mr. Ernest Domineck of Prosperity,
are spending this week with their
[Aunt, Mrs. C. F. Boland.
Messrs E. L. Corley and S. J. Mer
chant are prospecting down in South
Georgia and Florida. They will be
I gone for about two weeks.
Mr. B. T. Mack and daughter, Ruth
spent last week with friends in Au
After spending several months in
Savannah, Misses Mabel and Eliza
beth Crawford have gone to Ben
?netsville, S. C.
Miss Mary Alice Walton has re
turned to Columbia after spending
the past two weeks with home folks.
Mrs. W. A. Suggs of Darlington,
is spending this, week with her par
ents, Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Lindler.
Mr. and Mrs. Grover Gantt left
I this week for Pelion, in Lexington
County, to mak* their future home.
I Mr. Gantt was i'ormerly in the mer
cantile business here and will enter
the same line of business at his new
Miss Gertrude Smith of Walhalla,
?S. C., is spending a few days of this
week with friends in this section.
Misses Annie Lou and Nita Pitts
[spent the past we<?k-end with friends
Mr. Olin Pitts left Monday for
Poughkeepsie, N. Y., to take a bus
iness course in accounting and will
be gone for some time.
Perry White of Augusta is visit
ing at the home of Rev. H. B. White.
A wedding of much interest to the
people of Saluda was solemnized in
tual Insurance Asso
Property Insured $17 226,000.
WRITE OR CALL on the under
signed for aay information you may
desire about our plan of insurance.
We insure your property against
FIRE, WINDSTORM, or LIGHT
and do so cheaper than any Com
pany in existence.
Remember, we are prepared to
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, McCormick,
Edgefield, Laurens, Saluda, Rich
land, Lexington, Calhoun and Spar
tanburg, Aiken, Greenville, Pickens,
Barnwell, Bamberg, Sumter,1 Lee,
Clarendon, Kershaw, Chesterfield.
The officers are: Gen.-J. Fraser
Lyon, President, Columbia, S. C.,
J. R. Blake, Gen. Agent, Secretary
and Treasurer, Greenwood, S. C.
A. O. Grant, Mt. Carmel, S. C. v
J. M. Gambrell, Abbeville, S. C.
J. R. Blake, Greenwood, S. C.
A. W. Youngblood, Dodges, S. C.
R. H. Nicholson, Edgefield, S. C.
J Fraser Lyon, Columbia, S. C.
W. C. Bates, Batesburg, S. C.
W. H. Wharton, Waterloo, S. C.
J. R. BLAKE,
Greenwood, S. C.
June 1, 1921.
Now is a good time to
ing new low prices have
EdgefieJd county to place
x _ Touring ?
WE SELL ANYWH
Atlanta last week. The contracting
parties were Miss Leonora Long, of
Saluda and Mr. E. P. Wideman, news
editor on the Index-Journal at Green
wood. Even their closest friends
were unamare of their approaching
wedding. Miss Long has been pro
prietor of the Bonnet Shop at this
place for several years and was on
a trip to Atlanta to make some fall
purchases for her store when Mr.
Wideman happened on the scene.
The romance extended over a period
of many years and was brought to a
close in the presence of only a few
friends. Mr. and. Mrs. Wideman will
make their future home at Green
t The ball game, on Wednesday af- J
ternoon between the married men
and the single men was the most fea
tureless game that has ever been
played on the local diamond this sea
son, unless the many errors could be
the features. The final score was 14
to 5 in favor of the single men,
"Youth will be served."
A party consisting of H. G.
Crouch, L. M. and Jake L. Grisby,
W. G .Crawford, J. E. Zeigler, Dick
Fulmer and A. C. West left .Monday
on a fishing and hunting trip down
on Pee Dee River. They are to spend
several days-coming back Satur
Many persons, otherwise I
vigorous and healthy, are B
bothered occasionally with |
indigestion. The effects ola ?
disordered stomach on the ft
system are dangerous, and T
prompt treatment of indigos- I
tlon is important. "The only ?
medicine I have needed has n
been something to aid dig ea- J*
tlon and clean the liver,". Q
writes Mr. Fred Ashby, a rac
McKinney, Texas, farmer. J
"My medicine ls
for indigestion and stomach
trouble of any kind. . I have
never found anything that
touches the spot, like Black
Draught I take it In broken
doses after meals. For ? long
time I tried pills, which grip
ed and didn't give the good
results. Black-Draught liver
medicine ls easy to take, easy
to keep, inexpensive."
Get a package from your
druggist today-Ask for and
insist upon Thediord's- the
Get it today.
flow To Give Quinine To Children,
FHBRILINE is the trade-mark name ehren tc aa
improved Quinine. It io a Tasteless Syrup, pleas
ant to take and does not disturb the stomach.
Children take it and never know it is Quinine.
Also especially adapted to adults who cannot
take ordinary Quinine. Does not nauseate nor
c.use nervousness norrineiue in the head. Try
it the JCTt time you need Quinine ipr any pur- I
pose. Ask for 2-ounce original package. The 2
.tine BBBMUNH ia Mowo ii bottle 2S cent?
Hg Cut in Ford Prices
place your order for a Ford car or truck. The follow
just become effective and will cause many people in
their orders with us at once.
....... ! . . $295.00
, Plain . \.: 325^00
, Self-Starter. 895.00
Plain. 355.00 .
Self-Starter, Dem Rims . .
The above prices f. b. b. Detroit
[ERE. SEE US IF YOU WANT ANYTHING
THAT FORD MAKES
;e & Mooney
SCHOOL DAYS! !
J Start the new school year right by supplying the
J youngsters with the necessary working tools. We
I have a new stock of
I Tablets of all Kinds
I Ink, Pens, Pencils
LET US SUPPLY Y0UB NEEDS
COLLETT DRUG CO.
THE FARMERS BANK
OF. EDGEFIELD, S. C.
Capital and Surplus Profite - - - $190,000.00
Total Resources Over ..... $800,000.00
SAFETY AND SERVICE IS WHAT WE
OFFER TO THE PUBLIC
Open vour acconnt with ne for the year 1921. Invest yonr
savings in one of oar Interest Bearing Certificates of
Look boxes for rent in which to keep your valuable pa
All business matters referred to as pleasantly and carefully
handled. We Solicit Your Business.
New Fall Millinery
We invite the ladies to come in and see the early
arrivals of stylish fall goods.
When in the market we selected in person our .
large stock of millinery and ladies' ready-to-wear
goods and these goods are now arriving daily.
Beautiful Hats, Trimmings, Suits, Skirts. Coats
and Sweaters. They are the latest styles and the
prices are much lower.
We also have a beautiful line of Silk Hose that
we want the ladies to see.
Large assortment of Hand-Bags just received.
The Quality Shop
Miss Kate Samuel and Miss Ruth Lyon, Proprietresses