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Four Pi ctures of the Canal As It Is To-Day. Number One.
PEDRO MIGUEL LOCKS.
View of t le guide wall of the Pedro Mfiguel Locks. This picture gives an idea of the varying geo
graphical difl culties with which the American engineers have to contend. This is the first of a series of four
pictures whi? h will appear in this paper The next picture will be the East Lock at Gatun.
OR 4N6EBUR6 COLLEGE
ORANGEBURG, S. C.
T) vis school, witfci a great faculty of Sixteen College and
Univer: ity trained teachers, will begin its Eighteenth session
Septem >er 20th. Expenses have been placed within- reach
of ever body. Board, the best in the State, at actual cost
Fine healthful location. Electric lights. Artesian water. ?
Broad ( pen fireplaces. -Thorough courses in Shorthand and
Bookke iping. Fine Conservatory of Music. Rooms for a
number of new students. We absolutely guarantee satisfac
tion. 1 Jo safer school for yew child in all the land. Write
today i >i our beautiful new catalogue. Address
President W. S. Peterson,
147 Broughton St. . .... Orangeburg, S* C.
BEGINNING JUNE FIRST.
Now Is the t me to begin to prepare for the fall and new ywur fesittla
Leseons by nail if desired. Positions guaranteed. No vacation.
SoutiperQ CorgnjerclaJ School
Calhonn & > eeting sts., Charleston, 8. C; Wilmington, Winston-Salem
Salisbury, Di rham, N. C. The highes t endorsed Business College 1b tiu
Sooth Atlant c. Enter any time. Write for full Information.
MR. COUNTRY MERCHANT:
Just because you live in a town where there is no
new paper is no reason why you should not advertise.
The e is some one paper that is read in your town and
surr mnding vicinity more than any other, and that paper
is THE TIMES AND DEMOCRAT. Donf* take our
won. for it. Investigate. Find out.
And when you have found out, write to the man
ager of The Times and Democrat and let him quote you
rate: on an advertising campaign during the fall and
( coming spring seasons. Remember THE TIMES AND
DEMOCRAT has about 3,000 subscribers?about twice
the i umber of any other two papers in Orangeburg coun
ty c 'mbined.
Get your share of Orangeburg County's trade. The
way to do it, is to advertise in the best medium. IT IS
The Times and Democrat
When it is good and hot I
like a glass of iced-tea better'n I
like lemonade because there is tea
in it. I like the color and the tea
taste. Lemon helps it too. I am
warm right now because I have
just come from the grocery with a
package of tea and a sack of lem
ons. We drink Mikado tea, 60
cents a pound and get a set of Jap
anese dishes free.
P. S.?They are always po
lite and wait on you quick to at
PURE FOOD STORE
Dandruff, Itching, Eczema, Hair,
teeth, health; lightning remedy;
50c and $1. Write Dr. Chance,
Sykes Block, Minneapolis, Minn.
Agents?Dry powder fire extinguish
er. Call on factory, wholesale and
rretail trade. Dlginified work. Big
returns. Richmond Chemical Co.,
? Richmond, Indianna.
You can start a mail order or light
manufacturing business at home
during spare time with small cap
ital. Valuable circular free. U.
S. Specialty Co., Greenock, Pa.
For sale?Southwest Georgia farmB.
No finer landB; no better prices.
We speak from personal knowl
edge. Write today for new list.
i Epton it Swltzer, Spartanburg,
f S. C.
Teachers Wanted?Men and women
for good schools now open. Sal
aries $30 to $100. Strong demand
for music and literary combined.
Southern TeacharB' Agency, Co
lumbia, C. S.
Wanted?.Men to take thirty day's
practical course in our machine
shops and learn automobile busi
ness. Positions secured graduates.
$25 per week and up. Charlotte
Auto School, Charlotte, N. C.
Farm Lands for Sale.?In southwest
Georgia, the country that is com
ing to the front In great shape, not
only the land of promise, but the
land of fulfillment, write .us for
land list. M. T. Levie & Son, P.
O. Drawer 57, Montezuma, Ga.
Country board near Hendersonville,
lanre shady yard, fine water. View
.unsurpassed, good table. Plenty
milk. No consumptives taken.
Special rates September. Write to
(send stamps) Mrs. Josephine Mil
ler Pender, Hendersonville, N. C.
Help Wanted?Teachers; steady de
mand yet; rural grades, high
schools, colleges, all departments;
not too late. Three agencies, one
enrollment; guaranteed service.
Sheridan's Teachers' Agencies,
Greenwood. S. C. Other offices,
Charlotte and Atlanta.
We want you to be one of 2,000 via
..itors to The Land of Waterfalls:
write for booklet. Board of Trade.
Brevard, N. C.
At Glenn Springs, S. C, The Garne?
House offers good serlvce. Splen
did fare .and the best location
Write for rates.
Every Horse Owner
dreads that most dangnrous disease. Colic.
Be prepared for an emergency by having
a bottle of Noah'* Colic Remedy on hand.
Mora animals die from Colic than all other
non-contagious diseases combined. Nine
out of every ten cases would have boon
cured if Noah's Colic Remedy had been
given in time. It Isn't a drench or dope,
but is a remedy given on the tongue, so
simple that a woman or child can give it
If it fails to cure, your money will be
refunded. If your dealer cannot supply
you Mnd 60c In I tamps *nd wo wQl mail
a bottle. 9
O Noah Remedy Co., Inc. BJehmcad, Va.
Clemson College Work-Boy Course.
?Paid 75c and $1.00 a day.
In order to assist worthy and
needy young men to obtain a practi
cal education along agricultural
lines and at the same time to furnish
the college farm with skillful, reli
able and intelligent labor, the Trus
tees have authorized the organization
of a Work-Boy course in agriculture.
I Into this class 20 stulents will
be received at the opening of the
coming session. They will be divid
ed into two squads of ten men each.
One squad will work as laborers on
the farm for a week, while the other
squad will attend classes. At the
end of eaoh week, the squads will in
terchange, and in that way alternate
weeks will be devoted to farm work
and to study. The course in agricul
tural will be completed in two ses
sions, and will give to the students
taking it a practical knowledge of
the fundamental principles of success
I ful farming, stock raising, dairying,
Students will receive from 75
cents to $1.00 per day, depending
upon their value. Thirteen dollars,
per month will be sufficient to de
fray all necessary expenses.
Only mature, earnest and capable
young men will be admitted to this
class?young men who have spent'
their lives on the farm and who ex
pect to return to farming after fin
ishing the course.
A knowledge of reading, writing
r.nd arithmetic is the only scholastic
requirements for admission.
While only twenty will be admitted
to this course in September, if the
experiment proves successful, the
number may be increased another
session to fifty or seventy-five.
Any young farmer or farmer's son,
not less than eighteen years of age,,
without the means to pay for Sri edu
cation, who is in sound and vigorous
heilth, and willing to enter into an
agreement in work and study faith
fully, and if satisfactory to the Col
lege authorities, remain for the two
years necessary to complete the
course, may become an applicant
If interested in this proposition
write at once to The President, Clem
son College, S. C, for moTe detailed
The- names of the twenty selected
will be announced September 1st,
College opens September 14 th.
W. Ml Rlggs, President.
Clemson Agricultural College
WHAT IS PELLAGRA.
'Is the Strange Disease Contagious or
Is It Not?
The disease pellagra which is be
idoming more and more prevalent
baffles the skill of physicians and
"In a recent review given this
disease, South Carolina is reported
to have nearly twice as many casps
any of the other States. This may,
or may not be true; at any rate it is
certainly on the increase and is a
much dreaded disease.
"Some of the physicians of the
country are treating pellagra with
the arsenical compound discovered
by the German Scientist, Dr. Erlich,
which has aroused such interest In
the medical world?the so^alled C06.
The result so far has not demonstra
ted conclusively the efficacy of his re
medy but wihen prescribed in the ear
ly stages of the disease an Improve
ment is noted In the patient.
"Neither has there been any satis
factory explanation as to the cause of
pellagra. A recent theory is that
corn whiskey distilled from spoiled
corn is a prolific source of the dis
ease, another, and one which is most
generally accepted Is that It is comr
municated by flies. This calls for
more carefullness in keeping clear of
"The majority of physical are un
certain as to whether or not pellagra
is a contagious or infectious disease.
Johns Hopkins believes that it Is cer
tainly infectious if not contagious.
However, undertakers have made up
their minds that it is communicable,
and they are now taking care to
handle the bodies of those dying from
pellagra with rubber gloves.
"One of the principal reasons for
believel-ig pellagra to be contagious
is that several cases have been known
to break out in the same family; in
deed it is seldom that it confines it
self to one person in the family or
"We have recontly read a letter
from Johns Hopkins In which the
statement is made that they believe
that Dr. Babcock. of Columbia knows
as much about pellagra as any one
Good for More Than Twenty Years.
In reply to the question of the
Columbus Enquirer-Sun. "Will Bry
an retire?" The Houston Post ans
wers: "Oh, yes: every night, but is
up bright and early soon after the
Pullman porter calls him in the
' morning." That is really one of the
cleverest things Bailey has said for
a long time, and when subjected to
careful analysis shows, among other
things, in the first place that Mr.
r?ryan docs "roJre," tr.at is -"o say
goes to bed, and in the second place
that, he is so abundant and constant
In his efforts to spread -himself all
over the country that he frequently
soes to bed in a sleeping car, which
means, of course, that he" is ever
mindful of the interests of the peo
ple, and ever ready at night to serve
them whenever he is called in the
morning, having a clear conscience,
'?oid of offense except towards a few
of his most sincere admirers, whom
he does not understand, and not un
derstanding will not forgive. We
have no doubt that he sleeps . He is
fifteen years older now than he was
when he began his great crusade
against the established order, and
yet he is as bright and fresh as a
claisy with every new day that, comes;
good, we 6hould say, for at least
twenty years more of strenuous pur
suit.?Richmond Times-Dispatch. |
TRAILED BY BLOOD-HOUNDS
I Went Straight From Scene to the
House of Suspect.
The bloodhounds from the County
chaingang reached St George three
hours after the dastard attempt was
made by some one a little after ten
o'clock on Tuesday night to assault a
lady in her bed room in that town
and was carried immediately near the
window from which the suspect leap
ed after having been freightened by
the screams of the woman. Little
difficulty was had In getting the trail,
led by a circuitous route to the home
of the negro, who had been previous
ly apprehended and lodged in jail_
After 'havng reached the home of the
negro the dogs then trailed to the jail
where the negro had been previously
taken. The Sheriff would not open
the doors of the jail for the dogs
to enter because of the possibility
that the negro would fall into unoffi
cial hands and be roughly dealt with.
CURE FOR PELLAGRA.
Clinton Physician Claims to Cure
Everybody ought to feel an inter
est in Mr. Dedmond's pellagra cure,
ns there are several eases !n and neai
Clinton which have :>een cured, we
learn. Hearing of the case of a lady
friend near this city who was said to
have been cured of this dread dis
ease, we called 'her up over the phone
and ased ;her if such v/ere the case.
She replied that it was true; that her
disease was pronounced pellagra by
two physicians who treated her for it,
but she finally went to Mr. Dedmond
and procured some of the medicine
and in .'our days' time she felt as well
as she ever felt in her life, and that
she considers herself entirely cured.
Now, for the sake of suffering hu
manity, Mr. Dedmond ought to be
encouraged; and the doctors ought
to give his remedy a trial.
To the Voters of the City of Or
angeburg.?I hereby respectfully an
nounce myself a candidate for the
office of Mayor of the city of Orange
burg at the approaching municipal
election, and will appreciate the en
dorsement of my candidacy.
Very truly yours,
W. W. Wannamaker.
To the Voters of the City of Orange
At the earnest solicitation of
many friends I hereby announce my
self a candidate for the office of May
or Orangeburg in the approaching
I realize fully the importance anfl
honor of the position I ask at your
hands, and I believe I can All the
office to the complete satisfaction of
the entire citizenship, and I respect
fully request your favourable consid
eration of my candidacy.
If you elect me, I shall assume
the duties and responsibilities of the
office, determined to devote my best
energies to the advancement of our
city. Yours truly,
0. K. Wilson.
I announce myself a candidate for
Alderman for the City of Orange
burg at the election to be held Sept.
12, 1911, Respectfully,
D. H. Marchant.
I hereby announce myself a candi
date for alderman at the ensuing
T. A. PAIREY.
I hereby announce myself a can
didate for alderman in the coming
election. Julian A. Salley.
I hereby announce myself a cand
idate for re-election as Alderman at
the ensuing Municipal election.
I hereby announce myself a cand
idate for re-election as Alderman,
at the ensuing Municipal election.
R. F. 'BRYANT.
I hereby announce myself a candi
date for re-election as alderman in
the ensuing election. J. X. Weeks.
That. William Jennings Bryan is
the world's greatest platform orator
is an acknowledged faot. While men
may differ with his political views
they are unanimous in according to
his eloquence the palm of preemi
nence and in placing him in the
circle of the great masters of hu
man speech. He possesses every fac
ulty of the orator and to a superla
tive degree. His conceptions are or
iginal, his scope of vision complete
and all-absorbing, his analysis pene
trating, microscopic and logical, his
oiction strong and graceful, his ut
terance full of the charm of the ex
quisite music of the voice. And
above all he possesses that magnet
ism which transports his hearers in
to the realm of his discourse and
makes tliom not only understand but
feel his very thoughts. There is a
popular notion that the age of ora
tory is dead but that will never he
while William Jennings Bryan re
tains his power of oral utterance.?
Albany (New York) Times-Union.
best remedy for Rheuma
tism, Sciatica, Lame Back,
Stiff Joints and Muscles,
Sore Throat, Colds, Stralna,
Sprains, Cuts, Bruises,
Colic, Cramps, Neuralgia,
Toothache, and all Nerve,
Bone and Muscle A che a
and Pains. The genuine
has Noah's Ark on every
packapu and looks like this
cut, but has RED band on
front of package and
"NoBh*? Linimene' always
In RED Ink. Beware ol
Imitations. Large bottle,
25 cents, and sold by aU
Guaranteed or money re
funded by Noah Remedy
Co., Inc., Richmond, Va,
Five or six doses of "666" will cure
any case of chills and fever. Price
Washington, Richmond, Norfolk, Wil
Seashore and Mountain Resorts
Atlantic Coast Line
Wednesday, August 16.
Following will be the low round trip rates
Tickets to be limited to reach original starting point, returning, on
any train up to and including, but not later than midnight of Saturday
September 2, 1911.
From Orangeburg, S. C. to
Washington, D. C.$10.00
Norfolk, Va. 8.50
Riehmond, Va.,. 8.50
Asheville, N. C. 7.25
P.eaufort, N. C. 9.20
Brevard, N. C. 7.50
Flat Rock, N. C. 6.40
Hendersonvllle, N. C. 6.50
Hot Springs, N. C. 8.50
Lake Toxaway, N. C. 8.50
Lenoir, N. C. .'. 7.50
Lincolnville, N. C. 7.50
Marion, N. C. 7.25
Morehead City, N. C. 9.00
Futherfordton, N. C. 7.25
Saluda, N. C. 6.30
Shelby, N. C. 7.25
Tryon, N. C. 6.30
Wayuesville, N. C. 8.50
(For Wrightsville and
Abbeville, S. C.$ 5.00
Anderson, S. C. 5.75
Glenn Springs, S. C. 5.50
Greenville, N. C. .. .. ... . 5.50
Laurens, S. C. 5.00
?Myrtle Beacb. S. C. 5.50
Spartanburg, S. C.
Walhalla, S. C. 5.75
Waterloo, S. C. 5.00
White Stone Springs ? . .. ... 5.50
T?te Station,'Tenn.. 9.75
(For T?te Springs.
Proportionate Rates to Above Destinations From Many Other Points
The above very low excursion rates puts
a fortnight's vacation within reach
of every one.
See the nearest Atlantic Coast Line Ticket Agent for Tickets,
Folders, Sleeping Car reservations, and any information, or address
W. J. Craig,
Pass. Traffic Manager.
T. C. White,
Gen'l Pass. Agent.
WILMINGTON. N. C
The difficult thing is often to select what to read. A
person who has not the experience necessary to determine a
good book by the author's name, or some unfailing sign has to
TRUST TO LUCK
Unless he comes to Sim3 Bsok Store, where nothing is
kept except books that please. We have just received a ship
ment of copyrighted novels selling at 50 cents. Over five hun
dred titles to select from. We will order any book not in
stock at request. We have everything a book store should have.
SIMS BOOK STORE
The Edisto Savings Bank
Orangeburg, S. C.
We want you to own one of our new safety boxes which
we have just put in our fire-proof vault?never keep a fire
policy in the building insured?you should keep your papers
of v.alue and your jewelry in one of our boxes and be secure.
The United States Government has named. this Bank as
the depository of its Postal Savings Bank funds?let us count
you among our depositors.
Your deposits with us are absolutely secure. We have a
capital and surplus of $135,000.00 and resources of over
$525,000 which should be surTicier.t to guarantee you against
loss. We carry Burglar Insurance. Give us your business
^ and feel safe.
The People's Bank.
Orangeburg, South Carolina.
Capital Stock 30,000
Surplus and profits 25,000
Liability of Stock
Protection to Deposi
Highest rate of interest paid
in SAVINGS DEPART
And will pay 4 1-2 per
cent on CERTIFICATES
We want your account.?We guarantee absolute safety to de
positors and every courtesy to all customers. We keep your
money for you free of ch arge and pay you Interest. We hav?
ample resources to give you accommodations. Safe, consent
tive, successful; protected by Fire Insurance and Burglar lit*
ourance. Call and see u s or write ua,
D. O. HERBERT, B. F. MTJCKENFTJSS, J. W. CTJLLEH