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G. C. LANGSTON, S PROPRIETORS.
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ONE YEAR, - - -
SIX MONTHS. - -
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WEDNESDAY, SEPT. JO. ino').
Thc Graud Anny of thc Republic
will contribute to thc complete unity
and good fellowship ol' thc sections
by holding its next annual encamp
ment in a southern city, and Atlanta
is the city.
An exchange i-mai ks that the
American lieu ha* a right to cluck and
cackle. Tho past year with her eggs
and "ncr chickens she added $280,OUU,
000 to thc wealth of the country, which
ia indeed a (inc showing for.thc hen.
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All tlic world is applauding Japan
in her generosity. Tho Japs were
tunart enough to know that thc good
will of thc world is a valuable asset,
especially to a people who are strug
gling for a prominent place in the
ranks of civilized nations.
It is openly charged that there is
graft in thc Government Printing
office, and that Uncle Sam's printing
bill which ran up to thc magnificent
total of seven million dollars last year,
could easily have been 'done, and just
as well, for three millions.
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The Cotton Growers' Association
has decided upon ll cents as a reason
able minimum price for cotton. Now,
the colton farmer can bc master of thc
situation once in bis life if lie will
only use a little common sonso and
not rush the crop to market.
The Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
hts held, unanimously, that it is tho
privilege of tho wife to rule in mat
ters domestic, tho duty of tho hus
band being limited to providing. The
singular part of it is that tho learned
court limited the jurisdiction of tho
wife to matters domestic. In other
States her jurisdiction is unlimited.
The information comes from Wash
ington that tho commissioner of in
ternal revenue has rendered a d?cis
ion that will seriously effect a cum
ber of patent medicines composed
largely of distilled liquors. Ho has
reversed thc ruling of his depart
ment, made many years ago, and now
decides that manufacturers of these
medicines must take out lioenses as
rectifiers and liquor dealers and that
druggists and others handling them
will have to pay the usua* retail liquor
When it comes to sensational state
ments in psychology and sooiobgy,
commend us to Chicago, where they
seem to discover more things whioh
are not so than any other center of
the globe. One of ?ts learned edu
cators has just announced that man is
a back number, that women are in
creasing in numbers and potentiality
beyond men and that the males will
soon be driven baok to the farms for a
chance to get a living. He makes the
categorical statement that more girl
babies than boys' are born and that
women have, aooording to returns in
the last two census years, leaped from
a trifle less tr?an four millions of wage-,
earners to more than five millions.
Well, what of it?
The Baltimore American pays this
deserved tribute to the' noble band of
physicians (it should have added
nurses) who are braving death for
humanity's sake in New Orleans every
day:. 'V^mong the heroes of the day
must bo counted the Louisiana phy
eioians who are fighting the battle of
the people against the dreaded scourge,
and who will not give up the fight,
even when stricken themselves. It
often takes more eoorago to , fooo
plague and PCB tile noe io the siokr
room than dsngeron the field, for io
the former ease there is none of the
excitement of the fray nor the pros
pector glory to win in the end. It is
simply tho saorifieoof life and of all
that makea life worth living at the
call of duty, and many a hero of the
hattie field would shrink in fear and
loathing from the danger fearlessly
faoed by the namless heroes in human
Evidently the legal prooedure
against the officials and others con
cerned in the leakage in the cotton
repoiis, prepared in the bureau of sta
tistics attached to the national de1
partment of "agriculture, is to be
thorough and unsparing.. The arrest
of Peckham, the New York broker
charged with complicity in the fraud s}
is fellowed by tho issuing of a warrant
/fc?ttaVim??itof. E. S. Holmes, the
former associate, statistician of the
departraent, ] and numerous other in*
dietuents and arrests are io eight; so
that there is reasonable eertainty that
every party to fa? conspiracy will be
held answerable to tho law and pun
ished as tho nature of his offense rer
qui r e cr?,;';?t';,?s?of;ihea ut most impor?
tance that justice should be sternly
vindicated ia these oases, for it is
not morely tbe observance of,.thc law
that is at stake but the procreation
of A propor standard of offioial hon
ce ty, a consideration which is, of the
Tiie fall tenu of the Court of Gen
eral Sessions convened Monday morn
ing at 10o'clock with Judge Cnaa G.
Duntzler, of Orangeburg, presiding.
Thc Judge charged the gran? jury
brierly in regard to their duties, after
which they retired to pan upon the
bille given out by Solicitor Hoggs.
The tallowing hills had been acted
upon up to the time of adjournment
Tile Stale vs. Jo?- Washington, mur
der. True bill,
The State vs. Wt st Hagood, larceny.
Thc State vs. Kate Newell, murder.
The Slate VH. Duo Hill, highway
robberv aud larceny, True bill.
Thc State vs. J." JI. Kichey, U.K.
Richey and VuuugK. Uicliey, resist
ing an officer, and ossuult and battery
with intent to kill and carrying cou*
cen led weapons. True bill.
Thc Stat?-, VB. J. H. Richey, lt. F.
Kichey and Young K. Kichey, assault
and buttery with intent to kill. True
1 The State vs. Luther Woodson and
Harriett Burgess, murder. Ti ne bill.
The State srs. Charlie Iii vant, arnon.
The State V?. John L. Shaw, .Jr,
.John C. Sliav, Sr., Lavinia Shaw ami
Virginia Shaw, resisting un oilicer, and
assault and hattet y with intent to kill
and carrying concealed weapous. True
i'lie Stale vs. Miles Cox, arson. True
The State vs. Kinma Frazier, housc
breaking and larceny. Tun* bill.
The State vs. C. M. Wut eon and J.
W.O. Watson, disposing ot property
under 1 ien. Ti ne bili.
The State vs. W. C. Adkins, ob
structing neighborhood road. No bill.
The State vs. Frank, Sims, assault
und battery with intent to kill. True
The Court was engaged ul) day Mon
day in the trial of A. J. Sanders, of
Pendleton, charged with murder. Tho
case came up for trial about two years
ago, w hen the jury was unable to agree
upon a verdict. A mistrial was order
ed, and the case has been continued
from terni to term until its trial this
week. Mr. Sanders killed a negro
whom he had arrested and who was
trying to make his escape. Thc case
has attracted considerable local inter
est. The jury returned a verdict of
The case of West Hagood was taken
up yesterday morning, and the jory
was instructed to bring in a verdict of
In the caso of tho Shaw family
chai ged with resisting an oilicer, and
aasault and battery with intent to kill
und carrying concealed weapons, the
jury found them guilty on the first
count and not guilty on the others.
Dave Chapman, charged with viola
tion of the dispensary law, wan found
The cases ngaiu6t Kate Newell and
Joe Washington, charged with murder,
were continued to the next term*of
The case of tho State against Frank
Sims, indicted for assault and battery
with intent to kill, is now being tried
and will go to the jury this morning.
The Governor's Reply lo Tillman's Charge'
Columbia, Sept. 17.--Goveinor Hey
ward was asked tonight what he had
to say about Senator Tillman's speech
nt Marion. Although on bis way to
Virginia for his family, he did not like
to leave the State without responding
to the request for his views. He re
plied that he had read the report of
the meeting and added: "I have noth
ing to say in reference to hie remarks
concerning me, except I will do my
duty as I see it."
Continuing, the Governor said: "The
legislature appointed a committee to
investigate the affairs of the dispen
sary and this committee bas been
probing for facts, though the work is?
as yet, "unfinished. It is not my pur
pose to be so unfair as to remove the
men elected to these positions in the
dispensary by the legislature; when
such action on my part would be based
on 'rumors as to their official miscon
duct and dishonesty. But I do not
hesitate to say. as I have said already,
that it proof is produced, which will
justify me under the law in taking
action, 1 will act, and act promptly.
"In reference to the Senator's charges
as to mismanagement us to the conduot
of the dispensary, I have only to Say that
the charges ho enumerates have been
specifically entrusted by the General
Assembly to the committee for if oil in
"1 am Governor of the State and I
propose to discbarge the duties of my
office in such manner and at euch
time as I think right andf proper. I
am not unmindful of the importance
of this.situation, but I certainly pro
?iose to adhere to my own convict
ons aa to the proper discharge of my
Denver News. N
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Miss lea Horton, of Iola, took train
at Denver last week for Due West to
enter the Female College at that
Miss Ola Thompson, of Lebanon,
left Saturday to take chr.:go of a
school at Batesville. S. C.
Mrs: Myrtii Harris and children, of
Belton, visited her father, W. A. G.
McWhorter. last. week.
Mr. and Mrs. Prue Fant were guests
ot Mrs, Kant's parents, Mr. and Mrs.
MeWhorter, last Sabbath.
Floyd Blackman, of Royston, Ga.,
Visited relatives in this section last
Miss Mary Blackman expects to re
turn to Greenwood this week to resume
her studies in the Lander College.
Mrs. Walter Casey, of SeptuS, re
ceived the sad nows that her mother,
who lives at Howe, Texas, was at the .
point of death. She left immediately |
for Texas via New Orleans, but was
detained On reaching Atlanta, . and on
account of the yellow fever was not
allowed to take that route, and had to j
get a ticket via St. Louie, so as to j
, avoid the affected placea, v : : ' .
[ ? Mrs. A. J. Morris' mother. Mrs.
Yarborough, returned last week to her
home near Westminster, after spend
ing a month with her daughter.- ;
Clifton MeWhorter left last week
for Holiday Shoals, near Belton, to
take a position with the Water, Light
and Power Co.. who are creping ?
plant nt that place.
Cotton la opening rapidly and for
mera ara kept busy gathering, while
the ginneries are kept equally as busy
ginning the fiee?y staple. -Tho ajwnerm
opinion .is that y there will not bo as
much rondo as waa lust year by at
?east one-third, and without an excep
tion they aro refusing to take less than
10 centa per pound: for it. Private
letters from Texas to persons in this
section state that th* cotton crop waa
Injured badly by the drought and hot
winds.v When Texas cotton crop 1S
short, it means something.
-- An insurance agent and woman
arc under, arrest in Keck.Hill ca thc
chargo of ' living ' togrthcr wit hon!
being mtrncd: Tho-" woman is fro aa
Sa*Her: V .. . ^i-^.M
Oconee Will Vote on the Dispensary.
A special dispatch from Seneca,
under date of tho 13tb, inst., gay?:
"Today County Supervisor Hobson
signed an older for nu election in
Oconee County on the question of
.Dispeusaiy'or 'NoDispensary.1 The
date for the election JS October 24.
Rev. C. WarJlaw has been the primo
mover Sn securing this order. It is
confidently expected that the dispen
sary at this place and Walhalla will
be voted out by a majority of two to
one. There are only two dispensaries
in (his county and most ot* the people
are delighted at a chance to vote them
The Anderson County Binging Con
vention wiil meet with Barker's Creek
Church, some 10 or 18 miles southeast
nt Anderson, and 4 miles from Monea
Path ou Saturday, September H0th? and
Sunday following. All singers come
and bring their books.
Haven letter from Prof. A. J. Sho
walter, of Dalton, Gn., a part of which
I he*; to publish. It is ns follows:
"Dear Sir: 1 have been commission
ed by management of the Georgia
Slate Fair Association, to bo held in
Atlauta, Ga.. October 0-31, 100.*}, to
arrange for a special Singers' Day for
Friday. October 13, 1005, theran be
ing to have an all-day singing on that
lay with a barbecue dinner, to be fur
nished by the Fal: Association, to all
who participate in the singing. Tho
program will consist of general chorus
inging conducted by-myself, inter
spersed w ith spacial pieces rendered
by the singers of each county having a
suflicicnt number of singers present to
make a good chorus/'
All persons wishing to attend the
singing in Atlanta are requested to
report at the singing at Barker's Creek
?ther in person or by proxy. The
music to be used in Atlanta will be on
hand at the convention.
John Eskew, President.
Every farmer should sae the new Cole
Grain Drill, now on exhibition at the
str>re or Sullivan Hardware Co. This
Drill is manufactured by the same com
pany that manufactures the celebrated
Cole Planter and is the best implement
of the kiodev<?< designed. With it the
furrow ls opened, the fertilizer distri
buted and the grain drilled at one oper
ation. Every farmer Bhonld have one of
these Drills. ' - r
Always Liberal to Churches.
Every .-burch will be given a liberal
quantity of L. & M. paint. Call for it.
4 Ballons Longman & Martinez L. ?fr
M. Faint mixed with three gallons lin
seed oil, will paint a house.
W. B. Barr, Charleston, W. Va. writes:
"Painted Frankenburg block with L. eft
M. stands out as though varnished."
Wears and covers litte gold.
Don't pey $1.50 a gallon for linseed oil,
which you do in ready-lor-use paint.
Buy oil fresh from the barrel at 00
cents per gallon and mix it with L. ?ft M.
It makes paint cost about 91.20 per
gallon. Sold by F. B. Cmvton, Aa
orson; T. L. Hopper, Belton; T. C. Jack
son, Iva* i
.Should Old Acquaintance Be Forgot
And Never Brought to Mind."
When you need anything usuallv kept
in Drugstores don't forget tbatWUhlte
v? Wllbite are generally open from 10 a.
m. to 5 p.' m. Lucas Paint?, ac good aa
the best and as cheap as the cheapest, al
ways on band.
Sullivan Hardware Gov !s selling ???*?t
numbera ol' their Barrel Churn?." They
will refond the money on any Churn
Eurobased that falls to give satisfaction.
Tyou have over grown tired of churn
lng, buy one of these Churns and get re
lief. . .
Notice of Bridges to Let.
Will let to tho lowest reponslble bidder
at the bridge tlte on Three and Twenty
Creek, near Col. Jamieon'o, the building
of a bridge on Friday, the 29tb of Sept.,
at 10 o'clock a. m.
And on the same day tbs building of a
bridge on Little Six and Twenty, on
same road, near Col. Jamison's, ' in
Brnaby Creek Township, at 11:80 o'clook.
Also, on the same date at 4 o'clock p.
m.. in Garvin Township, tho repairing or.
ie-bullUlpg ?of the Double Bridges on
Three and Twenty Crook,
Again, on Thursday, 0th dey of Octo
ber, atScorevlile, the bonding ofa bridge
ovdr Kooky River, known aa Jackson's
Bridge, at ll o'clock a. m,
Reserving the right to reject any and j
ail bids. !
S O. .TACKSO". Sup. A. ?L
W. Y. MILLER, Clerk B. C. C.
Sept CO, 1905 U . 2
NOTICE OF EXECUTORS' SALE,
By virtue ot the power conferred on
us ny the will of J. Matt Cooley, de
ceaatd, and pursuant al BO to order of tho
Probate .Court for Anderson County, we
will sell ?t public outcry on Salesdey in
October,' next, in front of the Court
House At Anderson, SvO,, between the
usual honra of sue. ana immcalats?y
alter the conclusion of anon' sales aa may
be had by the Judge of Probate, aa Spec
ial Referee, the following described prop
erty, to-wit: i . '
; One hundred andr twenty shares pre
ferred atook of the Eaaloy Cotton Mills.
Twenty five shat es clock of Brogan
Kills, e) . : -
Ten abares stock Of Farmers Bank of
Fifty share*; Block of tb? Bank of "An
Ten share* stock of the Citizens .Bank
of Hones Path.
Thirty eb&rea of stock of the Farmers
d; Meitmantiwabkof Anderson.
Eighty two shares stock of Peoples
Bank c;Anderson. ''^MLm?w^lL?
', The a nova ?tocks will be sold in eon?
veulent block?, io order to colt tho con
venience of purchasers.
Also, at toe same lime and place, we
witt seil the following described real ea-,
tate, to-wit: , v
1. A certain Tract, of Land, situate in
Fork. Township. Anderson Ooooty; S.
C, containing l?s aore?, more otti*#ii
adjoining E. W. Holcombe, F. G.
Thrown. A. R. Broyl?s at al. and known
aa the O'Neil Lands. Bee Book BRR,
2. All that certain otha* Tract of Land,
situate in Anderson'County, SC, lu
Hail Township containing 84v.'aaifes,,
more or less, a<ij Mn log laoda now ori for
merly of P. m Price, W. B. vV?teon,1
Phoebe MeFa'il,. and others, and known
as the Hall Trsos. See Book 89, page1
. 3. Also one-half interest in a certain
Traotof Land; sltnato lu Martin Town*
.hip. Anderson County, H. C., contain
ing 140 acres, moro or less, the other hali'
Infereet being owned by the estate of
W..B. Cooley, willoh Tract adjoin Landa
now or formerly cf J. O. Hawkins, J. M.
3?|xk$KS?Wiley Mlteb*U nther?.
and belBff known ft? the Cooley"TraetT
Se* BOOKSY, page 210.
Terms of Sale~Cai>k, Purchaser
mirapasara to pay extra for ell n
. ? . ; fr?pli* B??k Of An?Uraon,
Mies IoU Ev Cooley,
Sept20. ?0CA U 2
mr-m, wm*, \
ATTORNEY AT ?AW?
Ofik? ?? Old-Benson B,uH?i
'??>.? y to Lean oa R??i. ks?ftte.
New Embroideries !
We have just opened up about 5,000 yarda of Embroideries
and IaBertioue. Big lot of Dainty Fine Embroideries and laser*
tiouB to match.
These are not the coarse gooda, but Fine Hand Machine
Gooda, in Sets, Etc.
Two widths of Embroidery Edging, and Insertion to match.
Also, a full line of the,heavier Gooda at 5c, 7c, 10c, 12}c,
15c to 25c yard.
The prices on the Fine Notch Sets commence at 5o, 7ic, 10c,
12*c, 10c, 25c and 30c.
A lot of Goods in this lot worth from 40c to 60c yard.
If you are a judge of high grade merchandise you must see
hese, and it means io you a saving of Jroni 10 to 25 per cent.
We are opening up the graudeat Stock of
HIGH GRADE MERCHANDISE,
- SUCH AS - "
High Grade Dress Goods,
^ Shoes, Etc.,
That has been opened in this city for many years,
e have aU that is Newest
AT UNDER PRICE.
THE BEE HIVE,
Saves you from IO to 25 per cent.
G. H. BAILES.
fj> titi itt* Ai iifti Ai ?tti A A A A rith A Ai A ii?> ? A 4 A A ^
I GET THE HABIT !
4 . TO LOOK FOR *
: THE BE3T WEABERS ;
-. AT THE - ' . F V
; Boston Sie Store, i
A Do not buy shop-worn-Sb oca at any price, when you* can get - fe;
'4 Kew, Fresh and Up-to*Date Shoes ?t th? very least money ShoetJ; |||
^ can bo eold.. We sell only "Solid Leather Shoes/' no matter how > j
j little the price. k
1 Wefts** a very strong lino' of BOYS and CHILDREN'S %?
4 SHOES, and vve aro proud to state! that we htfd and control the ? m?.
H Largest Shoe Trade iii the City e?d Con??ty of Anderson. We V
i < not only; ?ell but know^ how tb fit
4 fore wo appeal to you who never tried us. ' Corn? and, try ns, ?BR g|
.?we surely know how to please yon? Ttere are so roany people,
4 "buying two or three times a season Shoes for hinweif arid child^-F
:v* ^??bartraW^ Well, that w expensive-ra very poor,'^*vfng >
< ?l?n.'/ Make np your mind : Boy your Shoes m .Shoe Scores.
. Come and try us--we can convince you. >
^^Mi^gentsTor. Lewis Au Croaaett, Fl?rsheim wCo., Boyden Shoe .
i 43o.t EVwbusa Cin?ien ?hoe, Kopendorf, DittmAu & Co?:& B K.
.4 Keed & Co., Harrisburg Shoo Co. r
THE BOSTON SHOE STORE!
? < Two doora ftom 2ten?ere an? ??rch?at?^^fe? C
FIRE INSURANCE I
Barna, , System Gins.
Ale?, Life Insurance on Mules aEdHoxs^s.
: Representing only ib*j>est ian? stmj^tCompanies.
G. N, C. ?oleman, Pica, and ^sas. M. M. Mattala, Vice Bfes.
Q. Frank Johnson, Secretary.
To bavo you^Ca^ j
did stock good, ?ry Rims, ?pokea, Snaftfi, -.W^eeis ; -alco, Lum. .
ber in the rough, t$& nearly evait thing it takes te put a vehicle '
in sood ahftpe, with plenty :spod bein to give piom?>> servie?, \
'^*2M?a*? moved oar Shop and r??etf. b^ou : 'vr.pJw >ank, lal .Croat o?
Mr. J/J. ^FreftveliV&a^^ : ?
any ?iov?^g ?one, or e&ykiud ol IRLepair .work^EugJae S'tecsc,Evapor?t
or ?ny fchfd of Tia or Oi?Vvcl Rooiiiig ?o CRU O? ya. aa.t^ pr^?ir?d So<xo
it promptly and.in tut. maorier.'.-'^-Oiicitir::;;':--. . ? ^ 1
Wednesday, September 20th, at 9 ?L.
OF THE AGE 1
Tho entit? Wholesale Stock of the Globe Job bing House,
together with OU? entire Stock, consisting of $90,000.00
worth of 'High Grade Dry Goods, Gtothinfe, Shoes, Carpets,
Matting, Millinery, Perfumeries, Ladies' Beady-to-Wear
Goods, Gents' Furnishings, must be sold for Spot Cash re?
gaidless of value.
Julius H. Weil & Go's. Big
Blue Sign Sale I
Without a parallel, without a record 'in the memory of man or woman,
has there ever been merchandise sold at such ridiculously low figures. ' Thia
Sale will lar eclipse our tremendous Sale of last'?pring. Never before, neve?
again, will such opportunities be presented to you.
This Big Sale Positively Opens Wednesday,
September 20th, , at 9 A. Kl.
No matter how mu ch you expect, no matter how cheap these ^Standard)
Goods appear in print, the values you will find ber? will be grister* Uss
good common sense with which nature hos endowed you. Come and see with
your own eyes and be convinced. A most mighty avalanche of 3&tgaim^
When our doors are thrown open Wednesday morning, September 20th, ii
will be the signal for the opening of a battle royal iu> thc.'mercan tile wena.
The thunder of our batteries will shake this city from
centre to circumference. - .
;v.?. ;The wreckage of values is boruplete. .
' It will^pay you to come hundreds of miles to attend thia Sale.
Remember, no postponement.
1Owing to the fact-this entire Stock must be turned quickly into money before
rthe removal of THE GLOBE JQBBIHGf HOTQ8K to Columbia, 8, C.
7--~- - ? ~ -
vThe designed for
rc?gii ?nd stumpy ?a?dsV; it is equipped with pittn&al ?mi tiuuient der
for laising aud lowering tko cutter bar whexi paosing any obst iuciioa,
machina being thrownin and out of gear auiomat?Uy without tioppi??
?earn. The operator is thus enabled to cut close up fc> a.tree, stump or
and save l?)th .tho hay and valuable t?me that .^ould bo lost io- trying to
rate an osdiuary. machine in a field where iWre #re sturopa or other oh
tion?; ^his mae^?o?-?.'.arso-splendidly'adapted for general use,' ?cd;
equally well over smooth and even ground, th ? conntruciion 6? th J? ir.
combining all tb??i asent? al features of the 'moat improved inowMa
therefore everywhere known and used as ?0 ali-pur poss mowing Machine,
it isdeafed both forgeh?ral cutting and.for rough, and stumpy,isnd. r
^?>cutt?r->har:ia easilyraised for paanag any obsiruotiei?, iee. the.
chine ?s ?hrowa out ?i! gear auforn?tich?iy.