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Office No 61
Residence, No. 17
Wednesday, August 9.
LOCAL AND PERSONAL
Mr. and Mrs. T. B. Gren?ker spent
Friday in Newberry.
Miss Birdie McClendon is taking
"ber vacation this week.
Miss May Marsh is in Spartanburg
this.week visiting friends.
Miss Mamie Dunovant will leave
tomorrow to visit friends in Ken
Mr. W. M. Sawyer of Johnston
wa samong the visitors in Edgefield
Mr. Frank Huggins and Mr. Wal
lace Hilton motored to Augusta Mon
day on business.
Mrs. Lillie Cogburn and her thr?e
sons of Greenwood are visiting rela
tives in Edgefield.
Mr. Carroll Cogburn spent Sun
day in Edgefield with his mother,
Mrs. Lizzie Cogburn.
Miss Grace Lanham left Monday
to enter upon her school duties as
teacher at Alta Pass, N. C.
Miss Annie Wright Hill of North
Augusta is a guest in the home of
Mr. D. E. Lanham this week.
Mr. Diomede Hollingsworth of At
lanta is here visiting his parents, Mr.
and Mrs. D. B. Hollingsworth.
Mr. and Mrs. W. D. Allen of At
lanta are visiting Mr. and Mrs. D. B.
Hollingsworth and other relatives.
Mrs. Mamie N. Tillman left Mon
day morning for Cincinnati to visit
her daughter, Mrs. Preston Wright.
Mrs. Anson J. Ives will arrive Sat
urday to spend a week here with her
aunts, Misses Sophie and Marie Ab
Mr. and Mrs. W. S. Boyd of Sal
ter's Station are here visiting Mrs.
Boyd's parents, Rev. and Mrs. P. P.
Dr. and Mrs. C. C. Fuller and Miss
Thelma Bailey of Greenwood were
guests of Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Byrd
Mrs. Minnie Hackett of Macon,
Ga., is here visiting her brother, Mr.
Walter Adams, and Mr. and Mrs. W.
Mr. John Frank Jones formerly of
Lombard Motor Company of Augus
ta is now salesman for Yonce Motor
Mr. Harold Norris arrived Monday
afternoon from Memphis to spend
ten days or two weeks under the pa
Mr. and Mrs. T. B. Lanham and
Miss Ellie Miller Lanham of Colum
bia spent Friday and Saturday in
Miss Helen Nicholson is visiting
friends in Hartsville and will visit
relatives in Bennettsville before re
turning to Edgefield.
Mr. and Mrs. W. L. Clark and fam
ily and Mr. and Mrs. E. L.*Yonce of
Johnston spent last Sunday with Mr.
and Mrs. W. P. Yonce.
Mrs. J. H. Reel and Mr. and Mrs.
Goode Reel are spending some time
in the mountains. Mr. J. H. Reel will
join them a little later.
Miss Elizabeth Crews returned to
her home in Laurens yesterday after
?pending a week in Edgefield visiting
Mr. and Mrs. E. H. Crews.
Mrs. Agatha Woodson arrived from
Newberry Saturday and will remain
in Edgefield occupying her bungalow
again near the high school.
Rev. P. B. Lanham went to the hos
pital in Augusta Saturday to hav?
?his eyes treated and his friends hope
that the trouble will be entirely re
Mr. and Mrs. Willam Anderson of
Thomasville, Ga., are spending this
week here with Mrs. Anderson's pa
rents, Mr. and Mrs. D. B. Hollings
The people of- the West-side are
delighted that Rev. J. T. Littlejohn
of Scranton, will conduct the pro
tracted meeting at Red Hill this year,
beginning, if we mistake not, the
third Sunday in August. He will be
very affectionately greeted by his
former flock. It is hoped that Mrs.
Littlejohn can also accompany him.
Mr. W. H. Turner is awayHh
week enjoying a season of rest. I
is spendinng a portion of the time
Grenwood with his mother, Mrs. I
Dr. J. S. Byrd motored to Colur
bia Sunday morning for Mrs. By]
and their children who spent la
week in Columbia with Mr. and Mi
Mr. and Mrs. Motte Payne, accor.
panied by two of their sons, spei
Sunday in Edgefield -with Mr. ar
Mrs. W. H. Dorn. Mr. and Mr
Payne reside in Florida.
Dr. B. F. Jones says he has cotto
opening right along. It was plante
about the 18th of March and he hi
been rushing is from the time
came out of the ground.
Mrs. Walter McDonald and her li
tie daghter of Augusta are spendin
the month of August in Edgefiel
and will be at the home of Rev. an
Mrs. P. P. Blalock while here.
A goodly number from Edgefiel
attended services at McKendree Sui
day, this being the first day of thei
annual protracted meeting. Rev. 3V
M. Brabham preached Sunday.
Mr. W. G. Ouzts who is making th
government a valuable officer in er
forcing the prohibition law is takin
a brief vacation. He was among th
visitors in Edgefield yesterday.
Mr. T. A. Hightower, Hon. M. I
Wells and Mr. J. 0. Sheppard are i
Abbeville attending a convention o
the Junior Order. Mr. Sheppard wa
accompanied' by Mrs. Sheppard.
Mr. W. H. Harling is spending
short season of rest and recreatio
in the mountains. On his way to th
mountains he was joined at Greer
wood by his son, Mr. J. T. Harling.
Miss Kate Samuel will leave abovj
the middle of August to accept a pc
sition as milliner and manager of th
ladies' ready-to-wear department o
dry goods store in Wrights ville, Gi
While Mr. J. P. Nixon is in Atlar
ta, having accepted a position wit
one of the railroads, Mrs. Nixon an
Master John P. Nixon, Jr., will oe
cupy rooms with Mr. and Mrs. W. E
Slr. and Mrs. M. D. Lyon, Jr., wi!
soon locate in Johnston to make thei
home, Mr. Lyon having accepted th
position of manager of the Cash-anc
Carry which has just been opened i
Miss Kate Samuel went to Atlan
ta last week to purchase fall milli
nery for the Quality'Shop and als
for the store in Georgia with whie
she has accepted a position for th
The 1922-23 session of the Edge
field graded and high schools wi)
open on Wednesday, September 6
Superintendent W. 0. Tatum, Jr., i
already making ready for the open
ing of the session.
Mr. 3en Rubenstein arrived fron
AugUFta to spend his vacation h
Edgofield, having joined Mrs. Ru
benstein who has been spending th?
past week here with her parents, Mr
and Mrs. L. H. Prescott.
Young men who would like to b<
commissioned as second lieutennant:
in the army should see Major W. A
Collett. Examinations will be hele
September 4 to fill the large num
ber of vacacies now existing.
Mrs. P. M. Quarks whose home ii
between Antioch and Red Hill ha;
been in the University Hospital ir
Augusta for the past two weeks foi
treatment and we are pleased to an
nounce that she is improving.
Mr. and Mrs. Hal Beman of Au
gusta are here visiting Mr. and Mrs
C. H. Key. Mr. Beman holds the re
sponsible position of assistant cashiei
of the Georgia Railroad Bank and is
spending a port?n of his vacation ir
Whether you partake of a light?
hot-weather diet or indulge in three
"square meals" a day, you can sup
ply your pantry with the necessary
things from the list given in Mr. Hug
gins' advertisement this week. See
the list in this issue.
Mr. Douglas Timmerman is meet
ing the increasing demands upon him
with the ease of a veteran preacher.
He preached three times last Sun
day, at the Baptist church here Sun
day morning and evening and at
Horn's Creek in the afternoon.
WANTED: Man with car to sell
best low-priced Cord Tires made.
$100.00 per week and expenses.
Wolfe Tire Co., 3988 Canal, Benton
The county democratic executive
committee met Monday for the pur
pose of appointing the managers for.
the primary election winch'-will'"be
held on the 29th of August, the last
Tuesday in the month. The list, of
managers is published in this issue.-'
Miss Genevieve Norris returned
Sunday from an extended visit to her
sister, Mrs. Stephen Darlington, who
resides in New Jersey. While away
Miss Genevieve visited Philadelphia
and New York frequently and recent-^
ly took a motor trip through the New.
Prof. G. F. Long will teach- the:
Harmony school again next s?ssion
which will open probably on the
first Monday in October. Among his
teaching force, and he always has a
strong one, will be his daughter, Miss
Lena Long, who graduated in June
from Columbia Female College..
A majority of the stockholders of
the Dixie Highway Hotel Company
failing to attend the meeting called
for yesterday afternoon -at four
o'clock at the hotel, a meeting of the
stockholders of the company was call
ed by the minority for Tuesday after
noon next, August 15, at four o'clock.
It makes one feel that the good
old-before-the-war times are not far
in the future to see the splendid
crops in the Antioch and Collers sec
tion. As we journeyed from Edge
field to the campaign meeting at Col
liers Saturday we grew more and
more optimistic. The weevil may
damage the cotton but an abundance
of corn, peas and potatoes will be
The Yonce Motor Company advises
prospective buyers of Ford cars to
place their order at once, as the sup
ply of cars is not equal to the de
imand. Mr. Yonce received two car
loads a few days ago and they have
already been sold and have been de
ilvered. The easy terms on which Mr.
Yonce offers to sell cars makes it pos
sible for one to own a Ford without
paying all cash. Ask about the easy
Mr. W. E. LaGrone of Johnston
while in Edgefield today told The
Advertiser's representative that an
other campaign will be put on in the
county at once to increase the mem
bership of the Co-Operative Cotton
Marketing Association. It is the de
sire of the promoters to list 160,000
bales more in South Carolina, mak*
ing the organization in this state the
largest in the cotton belt in propor
tion to area.
Both Furnish Bond
As Sheriff W. R. Swearingen failed
to give bond as he said he would do
when apprised that a bond charging
him with assault and battery had
been issued, Judge J. B. Tompkins,
acting upon the advice of an attorney
sent the warrant to C?roner T. E.
Byrd. Although in feeble health, Mr.
Byrd came to Edgefield Saturday
morning to serve the warrant and
found that Mr. Swearingen had gone
to the campaign meeting at Colliers,
so he waited until his return in the
afternoon and served' the warrant.
Mr. Swearingen at once gave bond in
the sum of $500, his bondsmen be
ing Mr. J. R. Timmerman and Mr. W.
Mr. Swearingen then had a war
rant issued before Judge Tompkins
for Mr. A. A. Edmund, charging him
with assault and battery with intent
to kill. The warrant was served Sat
urday afternoon and Mr. Edmunds
immediately gave bond and demand
ed a preliminary hearing. His bond
was signed by Mr. L. S. Kernaghan.
Enrollment For Primary Heavy
Although Edgefield county has
been -cut to the bone, from the
standpoint of area, yet the enroll
ment this year has increased to such
an extent that Edgefield again feels
that she is a factor, politically. The
total enrollment this year will final
ly reach 2,050, as shown by the fol
lowing enrollment of the 16 pre
Club Men Women
Bacon 52 10
Cleveland 73 7
Edgefield No. 1 205 118
Edgefield No. 2 189 . 73
Lee 153 98
Long Branch 72 7
Meeting Street 87 21
Meriwether 49 20
Moss . 100 ll
Pleasant Lane 90 ?9
Red Hill/ 108 32
Ropers 30 9
Rock Hill 43 7
Trenton 108 29
Calhoun 133 : 28
Colliers 61 1
IF YOU WANT A
?HE ?IN S VEHS AS, CAA
Two car loads just received already
sold and delivered.
Get your order in for the next ship
ment. The demand is greater than the
IF YOU WANT ' A FORD WE
HAVE THE TERMS
YONCE MOTOR CO.
Entertained Friday Night.
< Friday night the members of the
Old Maids' Club of Edgefield (we
would not dare iattempt to say who
the members are) gave an elaborate
tea at the home of Miss Virginia Ad
dison (not that she is a member but
merely consented for this important
function be held at her home.) T^e
honor guests were two Edgefield
young ladies (not members of Old
Maids' Club) who have been residing
for some time in Greenville, Misses
Virginia Simkins and Ruth Timmer
man, and are spending their vacation
in Edgefield. It has been said that all
who were honored with invitations
Friday night were the gayest of the
gay-scarcely, if at all, out of their
teens. At any rate, had not the so
cial feature made the guests' cup of
joy overflow, the elaborate feast,
served in courses, would have been
sufficient to make the occasion linger
long in one's memory. Probably some
of those present were just a-wee bit
older than they once were, possibly
old enough to have enrolled for the
primary, and yet the merry peals of
laughter that burst forth from door
and window of this superb home
made the passerby imagine that the
younger set of Edgefield were hav
ing a sort of debut party. The two
honor guests were presented by the
members of the Old.Maids' Club, who
ever they are, with two beautiful,
Buy a FORD and bank the
In order to make room for our fa
bought, we are closing out all
Ready-to-Wear goods AT COST
in and see how very cheap we ar
we have on hand. Real barga
fall goods have arrived.
I THE QUAI
MISS KATE SAMUEL i
IN REAR SMITH-!
American Legion Convention.
The Fourth Annual Convention of
the American Legion Department of
South Carolina, will be held at Flor
ence August 23rd and 24th. Edge
field County Post No. 30, is entitled
to five delegates. The railroad fare
will be one and one-half regular fare
for round trip, for visitors as well as
delegates. An interesting program
has been prepared including a big pa
rade and barbecue, to which Florence
invites all ex-service men. Members
of the Edgefield Post who desire to
attend are requested see W. A. Col
lett, Post Commander.
A meeting of the stockholders of
the Dixie Highway Hotel Company
will be held at the Dixie Highway ho
tel Tuesday afternoon, August. 15,
at four o'clock to consider important
matters of interest to all stockhold
ers of the company, and all stockhold
ers are earnestly requested to attend
in person or have their stock repre
sented by proxy. This is very impor
tant and every stockholder shouM not
fail to heed this call.
J. C. SHEPPARD,
J. L.v MIMS, Secretary.
FOR SALE: Pure, delicious honey.
Machine extracted which is the only
way to make it absolutely free from
bee bread, smoke or any other for
WARREN & CANTELOU.
I AT COST
II Btock, which we have already
Bummer Millinery and Ladies'
\ It will pay the ladies to oorae
e sel?Dg all Bummer goods tbat
ins can be had. Some of oar
ind MISS SUTH LYON
Notice of Master's Sale..
Pursuant to the decree in case o?
The Fanners Bank of Edgefield, S.
C., plaintiff against D. P. Boone et
al defendants in Court of Common
Pleas, Edgefield County, S. C., I shall
offer for sale at public outcry to the
highest bidder before the court house,
town of Edgefield, South Carolina,
on Salesday in September, 1922, the
same being the 4th day thereof, be
tween the legal hours of sale the fol
lowing described realty to wit: All
those two certain tracts of land sit
uate in the county of Edgefield, South
Carolina containing in the aggregate
211 acres more or less bounded by
following lands: North by J. S. Rey
nolds; East by R. W. Glover, Joe
Gardner and J. T. Reese; South by
estate of Mrs. A. L. Mealing, deceas
ed, and West by Mrs. Minnie Rey
nolds .Same consisting of 2 tracts,
one of 100 acres owned by Mrs. Kate
Boone and the other of 111 acres
owned by D. P. Boone.
TERMS OF SALE: One-half cash,
balance in one year or all cash at
purchaser's option; credit portion, if
any, secured by bond of purchaser
and mortgage of premises together
with 10 per cent of attorney's fee
and insurance policy not less than
$2,000 to be assigned to Master. If
terms are not complied with premises
will be resold on same or subsequent
salesday at risk of former purchaser.
Purchaser to pay for papers and
J. H. CANTELOU,
Master Edgefield Co., S. C. .
August 7th, 1922.
Have one one-ton Oldsmobile truck
will sell reasonable and on easy
terms. At little expense it can be put
in good condition fer lumber haul
or any other kind of hauling.
M. A. TAYLOR.
FOR SALE: Burr Clover Seed,
screened onge, free of noxious weeds
or grass, 7%c per pound. Come and
see the effects of Burr Clover on my
, W. L. DUNOVANT, JR.
Edgefield, S. C.
Sucfclen's ?rnica Salve
The Best Salve lo Thc World*