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BOUNTY LAND LOCAL NEWS.
-Special Election for Extra Tux Levy
Carried by Close Margin.
Bounty Land, April 25.-Special:
Mrs. J.E. Lewis, of Picken?, is spend
ing some time with her sister, Mrs.
W. H. Hughs.
Russell Fennell and a friend,
Ralph Singlotary, of Clemson Col
lege, spont the week-end with rela
I tl ves of the former in this commu
Mrs. J. 'B. Pickett, of Sandy
?Springs, was a guest tho latter part
of the week of her daughter, Mrs.
W. D. Wright, having como to attend
the convention of grandmothers hold
nt tho homo of Mrs. W. H. Hughs.
John Ballonger was hi Clinton' the
week-end, having gone to attend tho
funeral of a friend.
Everett Jeffries, of Clemson Col
lege, was a guest for a few days at
tho home of R. D. McDonald.
There will bo preaching at Rich
land church next Friday evening,
Saturday and Sunday mornings. The
Sacrament of the Lord's Supper will
bo observed on Sunday. Rev. I. E.
Wallace, the pastor of the church,
will conduct these sorvices.
'Miss Winnie Gnmbrell ls at homo
with her paronts for a vacation, tho
school at Ebenezer having closed.
Miss Gambrell was a teacher In this
Tho election held Saturday at the
Bounty Land school house for tho
purpose of voting on an extra four
mill tax for the running expenses of
tho school came near resulting in a
tie again, there being 28 votes for
and 26 against. Tho olectlon was
quietly managed, all tlio voters hav
ing made up their minds as to how
they would vote.
Miss Sallie Davis ls at home again
after a visit to the homo of her uncle,
Matthew Davis, near Clemson.
Mr. and 'Mrs. J. B. Shanklln and
family, of Andorson, were in the com
Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Hollomnn, of
Seneca, visited al the homo of the
latter's mother, Mrs. Mattie McDon
ald, the first of the week.
Capt. S. K. Dendy, of Walhalla, ls
expected to-day at tho homo of Mr.
and Mrs. J. J. Ballenger, where the
78th anniversary of Capt. Dondy's
birth will be appropriately cele
brated. May he live to celebrate yet
many moro anniversaries of this
date, and may all bo as bright as to
Born, unto Mr. and Mrs. Jonah
Cobb, on Sunday, tho 17th, a son.
iMr. and Mrs. J. D. Stewart are
also rejoicing over the Inte arrival
of a son.
Miss Linnie Stewart, who has been
visiting her sister, Mrs. W. R. Lynch,
returned a few days ago to her home
Mrs. Matte Rankin Brown return
ed last week to her homo In A Hills
ton, Ala., after a visit of several
months at the home of her sister-in
law, Mrs. R. N. Rankin, and other
relatives in tho vicinity.
Mr. and Mrs. Haynes, who have
. boen living in this community for
several months, moved last week to
Miss Lola Wyloy returned the lat
ter part of tho week from Greenville,
whore she had been visiting her sis
ter. Mrs. Jones,
Miss Lula Wyloy and brother.
Wain, visltod at Oakway Inst week.
Miss Esther Edens, of Plcknes, is
spending a few days with her aunt,
Mrs. W. lt. Lynch.
Stiles Hughs and Davis Sanders
were among the representatives
from the Seneca High School to the
Athletic and Oratorical Association
meeting, which was held In Colum
bia last week.
The grandmothers' gathering nt
Mrs. W. H. Hughs's last Thursday
was one of the most dollghtful occa
sions at all. Quito a number of the
grandmothers wore present, and,
strange to say. not an old one among
them, all being young of heart. Two
or th.ee Interesting contests fea
tured tho occasion, these being fol
lowed by an elegant salad course,
which wns a most pleasing featuro
of tho program.
Rainfall and Temperature.
Below ls a record of meteorological
observations taken by H. W. Brandt,
co-operative observer of tho Weather
Bureau of tho U. S. Department of
Agriculture, during tho week ending
April 24th, 1921. at 7 p. m. (Tho
Instrumental readings nro from gov
ernment standard instruments ex
posed In tho manner rocommondod
by tho chiof of tho Woathor Bureau?):
April 18-Clear .. .
April 19-Clonr ..
April 20-Cloar ..
April 21-Ptly cldy
April 2.1-Cloar ..
April 24-Cloar ..
Total rainfall ..1.13
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Ofllcors? Council nt Fair Play.
On Tuesday afternoon, April 19th,
the officers of the Home Demonstra
tion Clubs of the county met at Fair !
Play with Mrs. Louis Olymph, for|
tbo purpose of organizing an officers' j
council. Miss Lois Watkins, Pied
mont District Agent, was prosent
and made a talk on the purposes of
tho organization. The members of
this council will study the needs of
their respective communities and
plan the work accordingly. The fol
lowing officers were olected: Mrs.
James Phlnnoy, of West Union, pres
ident; Mrs. W. C. Mayes, of Fair
Play, vico president; Mrs. Louis
Olymph, of Fair Play, secretary.
Mrs. Glypmh was elected delegate to
tho State Short Course nt Winthrop
College, beginning Juno 31. 'Stand
ardized butter, egg circles and health
work with tho children were some
of tho topics discussed at tho meet
ing. Tho council will meet at South
Union tho last of May to plan com
munity meetings for tho summer
months. Delightful refreshments
wero served by the Fair Play club.
The Cooking Clubs at Fairfield
and Richland held meetings on Wed
nesday. The lessons in both clubs
were on milk dud eggs, which are
two of tho best building foods for
tho body. Eggs are rich in iron,
which is lacking in the otherwise
perfect food-milk. This combina
tion is particularly good for young
On Thursday we talked to tho
ladies at Tabor about organizing a
Home Demonstration Club. Also
talked to the ladies and the children
prosent about the rules of health for
On Friday we measured about 75
school children at the West Union
school. After these children are
weighed they will be told what they
should weigh, and It is hoped that
the children will become sufficiently
Interested as to Induce them to obey
tho rules of health and try' to reach
tho proper weight.
Tho Girls' Sewing Club at Wost
Union mot Friday afternoon with 16
members. Instruction was given in
cutting out garments.
General Rules of Health.
A full bath oftener than once a
Brushing the teeth at least once
Sleeping long hours with windows
Drinking ns much milk as possi
ble, but no coffee or tea.
Fating some vegetables or fruit
Drinking at loast four glasses of
water a day.
Playing part of every day out of
doors. Ethel . Counts,
County Home Dem. Agent.
Locals from Tamasseo.
Tamassee, April 2,'i.- Special:
Misses Maud Merritt and Julia Wat
kins, two of the Fairfield teachers,
wore week-end guests of Miss Anna
Misses Edwina Kelley, of Green-"
ville, and Ovallne Kelley, of Seneca,
were week-end guests of their par
ents, Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Kolley.
Mr?? ?nd Mrs. William Orr are en
tertaining an eight-pound girl at
Hayno Jones ls threatened with
"flu" and bas boen confined to his
bcd for a few days. We hope for his
Mr. and Mrs. Paul Crosby, of Spar
tnnburg, have been spending the past
week with Mrs. Crosby's parents, Mr.
and Mrs. W. J. Beard.
Tho ten-months-old baby of Mr.
and Mrs. Clifton Rogers died at their
homo near herc on Sunday, April 17.
Tho little one had some spinal trou
ble. Tho body was laid to rest in
the Whitmire - Methodist cometery
on Monday at 11 a. ni. Tho boreaved
parents have tho sympathy of many
Mr. and Mrs. C. C. Kelley and lit
tlo son, Ray, and Lee Kelley left re
cently for Asheville. X. C., whore
C. C. and Leo Kolloy will be engaged
will? the Carr Lumber Co.
Albert Leo. of tho Pleasant Ridge
section, was a recent visitor In this
Wo had a wind storm Saturday
which blew down some fruit trees,
but lt was not such a great loss for
the present, as the fruit has nearly
all been killed.
Major Wm. J. Stribling. of Wal
halla, and Dr. Witherspoon Wallace,
of Atlanta, wero recent visitors on
business in this community.
Dave White has returnod from
North Carolina, whero ho had boen
at work for tho past five months. Mr.
Whlto will farm on tho Hayno Jones
land this year.
Tho D. A. R. school will closo on
Thursday evening. Wo will regret
vory much to seo tho good teachers
Subscribe for Tho Courier. (Best)
Mens and Boys Clothing at Half Price M
J* Wool Serge Suits
For Friday and Saturday
MEN'S WORK SHIRTS,
Made of Good Chambray
FAST COLOR PERCALES
In Light Colors, 20c Value.
_12 l-2c. YARD
Fast Color Goods, J 6c. Value,
^ HEAVY WEIGHT
Sheeting, LL, 15c. Value.
For Men, all Wool Serge, in Blue,
Brown and Gray, $25.00 and $35.00
Values, at less that Half Price.
The First Customer to
purchase a Boy's Suit on
Friday and Saturday will
be given FREE a $5.00
pair of Shoes.
The First Customer to
purchase a Men's Suit on
Friday and Saturday will
be given FREE a $5.00
"No Name" Hat.
Men's Regular $40.00 Fine Suits.
Here is another lot of splendid Suits, a nice selection of Fine French Serges in Blue and Gray, dj i Q H CZ
Real $40,00 Values, going on this Sale at Half Price, only.4) > ? ? /
MEN'S $30.00 SUITS.
A splendid lot of Men's Suits, made of r nr
all wool, material, going in this Sale, at ?-P * 3* / 3
MEN'S $50.00 SUITS.
All wool,handsome patterns,good styles. <? 1A
Sold as high as $65. A Real Bargain at $?'***<<J\J
HALF PRICE ON ALL BOYS' SUITS.
Boys' $12.50 Suits
An absolute all-wool Cashmere
Suits, made to give service, in
good looking patterns and snappy
styles at half price?
Boys' $14-50 Suits
All wool Serge Suits and some
fancy Cashmeres, were selling at
$14.50. which was a real low
price for them, at half price.
Boys' $18.00 Suits
This is a lot of our best Suits we
ever carried in stock. Some are
fine quality French Serge and
some all wool Cheviots? at half
Sale Begins Friday, April 29th, and Will Last Till Further Notice.
WESTMINSTER, S. C.
Now Hopo ?/ocnl News.
Now Hope, April 25.-Special:
There will not bo any Sunday school
at tho church next Sunday morning,
on account of the Singing Convention
at Wolf Stake, as most of the people
will want to attend the singing.
Mr. and Mrs. Will Smith and fam
ily, of Greenville, visited at the homo
of G. I. Kelley the week-end.
W. II. Glazener and two children
will leave the first of this weok for
an oxtendod visit among relatives at
Spartanburg and Blacksburg, S. C.
Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Campbell and
baby, of Friendship, wore spend-the
day guests at the homo of R. B.
The many friends of Bobo Wood
will regret to learn of his sorious
illness at his home. Ills recovery, it
ls said, ls doubtful. His mother, Mrs.
E. P. Wood, who has also boon quito
ill, seems to be somewhat Improved.
Mrs. Eleda White and twin girls,
Eunice nnd Eula, visited tho for
mer's mother at Seneca recently.
Mr. and Mrs. Edgar Owens nnd
family, of Newry, were recent spend
the-day guests in tho homo of Mrs.
Owens' parents, Mr. and Mrs. John
Oscar Kelley and Richard New
ton attended tho baseball game at.
Central last Saturday afternoon.
Everybody ls invited to attend tho
B. Y. P. U. mooting at Now Hope
overy Sunday night, beginning nt S
o'clock. Following ls tho program
for next Sunday night: Song; prayer
i by T. M. Elrod; song; Scripture les
son, by Geo. Wyatt; Introduction, by
Miss Wannlo Morgan; "What tho
I Transfiguration Meant to Jesus," by
Mrs. R. B. Becknell; song; "What
, tho Transfiguration Meant to tho DIs
1 ciplos," by Mrs. M. J. Stansoll;
prayer, by L. E. Sloan; "What tho
Transfiguration Means to Us," by
Ruby Elrod; song.
Fish bones and other discarded
portions aro valuable as fertilizers.
NOTICE OE ELECTION.
State of South Carolina,
Coutny of Oconeo.
To (lie Qualified Electors and Reg
istered Freeholders' of Legal Vot
ing Ago in Fairflold School Dis
trict No 7 3 ?
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE: That an
Election will be held at Fairfield
School House on WEDNESDAY, the
4th day of MAY, 1921, between
tho hours of 7 A. M. and 4 P. M., for
the purpose of voting upon the ques
tion of levying a Special Tax of Five
Mills on all taxable proporty of said
District, to be usde for school pur
poses in said District, in accordance
with Section 1742, Civil Code of
South Carolina, 1912.
S. H. SNEAD,
H. J. RITTER,
W. L. MILLER,
Trustees Fairfield School Dist No. 73
April 20, 1921. 16-17
NOTICE OF ELECTION.
Tho Stato of South Carolina,
County of Oconee.
To the Qualified Electors and Regis
tered Freeholders of Legal Voting
Age in Unity School District, No.
j PLEASE T^KE NOTICE, That an
I Election will be held at Unity
School House on WEDNESDAY, tho
' Ith day of MAY, 1921, between the
I hours of 7 A. M. and 4 P. M., for tho
I purpose of voting upon tho question
I of levying a Special Tax of Eight
; Mills on all taxable proporty of said j
I District, to bo used for school pur
? poses in said District, in accordance
I with Section 174 2, Civil Code of
South Carolina, 1912.
J. H. BUTT,
L. A. PELFREY,
Trus ' . of Unity School Dist. No. 20
April 20, 1921. 16-17
TEACHERS' EX A MI NOTION.
Tho regular Spring Toachors' Ex
amination will bo held at tho High
School Building in Walhalla Satur
day, May 7th, 1921, between the
hours of nine and six.
Tho usual nine subjects will bo
included, as follows: English gram
mar and composition, geography,
physiology and hyglono, United
Statos history, civics and current
Good Fencing protects your live stock and growing crops.
Alter harvest you can pasture fields as desired From year
to year you can rotate crops scientifically. In fact? good fenc
ing is essential to modern, profitable farming*
Electrically Welded Farm Fencing,
helps put farming on a business basis. It puts fields
entirely under your control, enabling you to farm
them most profitably*
There are heights and designs of "Pittsburgh Perfect" fencing
for every farm purpose. Zt is a perfected fence of uniform
high quality, and every rod guaranteed. The electrical .weld
makes it s\ one-piece steel fabric of great strength and dura
bility ASee us for your fencing, barbed wire, staples, etc.
?C. W. Pitchford,
Walhalla, S. C.
events, arithmetic, algebra, agricul
ture and ibo theory and practice of
touching. Spoiling, punctuation and
neatness and similar points will bo
Judged from tho quality and charac
ter of tho examination papers.
All teachers who hold certificates
which expiro Juno 3.0th will please
tako this examination, ns wo will not
have another until October.
New rules governing the renewing
of First and Second Grado Certifi
cates will ho published soon.
L. C. SPEARES,
Superintendent of Education.
April 13, 1921. 15-18
Stool ships carry about 20 por
cont more cargo than iron ships.
NOTICE OF FINAL SETTLEMENT
Notice is hereby given that the un
dersigned will make application to
V. F. Martin, Judge of Probate, tor
Oconeo County, in the State of South
Carolina, at his office at Walhalla
Court House on Wednesday, tho 11th
day of MAY, 1921, at ll o'clock
in tho forenoon, or as soon there
after as said application can be
heard, for leave to make final settle
ment of tho Estate of Marion Greor,
Docoaaed,*and obtain 'Final Discharge
as Administratrix of said Estate.
Administratrix of the Estate of
Marion Greer, Deceased.
April 13, 1921. 15-18