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ESTABLIS SED IN 1860.
Published Three Times Each Week,
Tuesday, Th?r (day and Saturday.
Entered as se *>nd class matter on
January 9, 1009. at the post office at
Orangeburg, S. <\J., under the Act of
Congress of Mr* rh, 1870.
Jas. Ii. Sims. Editor and Prop.,
Jas. Izlar Sims - - Publisher;
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Trueness is. better than success.
But real succes j is, after all impossi
ble without tneness.
One way to < ure worry is to break
away from one ?elf md take a larger
interest in lifo:
For every ms n to sweep in front of
i his own door i i one effective way to
help make the "City Beautiful."
i ? ?
? ? That is a pit ce of work is but half
done is not go d. It indicates super
ficiality and a lack of resolution and
thoroughness on the part of the
If the time spent in useless con
troversies was spen'; In actual work
ing and obs'e; ration how much ill
feeling would be avoided and how
much more g >od would be accom
No man is v hat he ought to be nor
what he car. be. There is always
room for advj nee and if to advance
means strugg e so much the better
as it is that w ly life is made strong
Steadily the world has been emerg
ing from darkness into light and the
process Is r>\ ill going on. While
there is need for alertness, caution
and effort, th ?re is still no room for
The hen ivao fails to lay an egg
all winter w! en eggs are dear and
lays in spring when eggs are cheap^
and the man who busies himself ov
er trifles to leglect matters of im-i
portance are striking examples of
The man who adevrtises wants
the best retu rns for his money. He
gets this whei in attractive and gen
erous manne; he informs the public
through the (olumns of his home pa
per what he has in stock and bar
gains he has to offer.
It is said hat there is a tribe in
Africa that \ ill not allow a speaker
in tribal co incils to speak longer
than he can stand upon one foot If
the custom were adopted in our
congress and state legislatures there
would probt bly be less talk and
A man safeguards his own indepen
dence who h yo up for the proverbial
rainy day. The man who at the
first blast cT adversity, whether of
sickness or non-employment, is de
pendent upo a charity has usually
himself to 1 lame for his dependent
'Sixteen Jten stood in front of a
window to v atch a man paint a sign
on the glass Evidently time was no
object to tb?m yet more than likely
if they had C 3en home and their wives
wanted theri to do something around
the house taey would have had ur
gent calls d >wn town.
One can never tell what a man
amounts to while under restraint,
whether the restraint be environment
lack of mea is or anything else. Only
when the m in is freed and with full
ability to < hoose and act does his
true charac :er and the extent of his
resources r ?veal themselves.
The very general and unfavorable
comments l lade upon the approach
ing marriage of two members of New
York and Newport smart soci
ety are significant as showing the
high regan most people have for the
sanctity of marriage and home life.
Ordinarily t is nobody's business ex
cept those immediately concerned
when two j eople join their lives. But
when the c rcuinstances are notorious
and offens ve to public sentiment it
is a different matter.
Even in America one occasionally
comes across a man who regards wo
man as an inferior animal and a
sort of be ist of burden. Such was
the man i i Missouri who harnessed
his wife tc his team, and the man in
Wisconsin who brutally beat his wife
to make hi r love him. But these are
but spora lie cases. Old world and
dark ages ideas as to the nature and
.position o* woman have no place in
the Amer can social and domestic
life. Th( lamentable instances re
ferred to ?ut serve to emphasize this
The pa ;sage of the veto bill by
the Britis i parliament is a great tri
umph for democracy. It means the
emancipation of the masses from the
feudal ru e of an irresponsible aris
tocracy a: d is the most radical legis
lative Tel orm since the passing of
the refon i bill of 1S32. The victory
of the go /ernment insures the pass
ing in the near future several greatly
needed n xisures which hitherto have
been blocked by the lords. Among'
them are Irish Home rule, non-sec
tarian < ducation^ the disestablish
ment of the church in Wales, and
the abolfc ion of plural voting.
Where Is the Proof.
Prof. W. E. Dodd, of Chicago Un
iversity, says "all over the South the
Southern Railway threatens, blusters
and domineers; and small congress
men tremble before its president and
its great lawyers in a manner posi
tively shameful to Southern man
This is news to most of us who
live on the line of this great railway
system. If the Southern Railway
"threatens, blusters and domineers "
as Prof. Dodd says it does, it must
do dt very quietly as we have never
heard of it before. Nor have we
ever heard of a "small congressman
trembling before its president and
its great lawyers in a manner posi
tively shameful to Southern man
hood." If Dr. Dodd knows these
things he should give us the proof.
The President of the Southern Rail
way is a Southern gentleman, and
so are most of the gentlemen asso
ciated with him in the management
of this great Southern Railway.
While we have never heard of the
Southern Railway doing the mean
things Prof. Dodd says it is doing,
we have heard of its spending thous
angs of dollars helping the farmers
along its lines to fight the cotton boll
weevil and in other ways better their
condition. We have heard of it
spending thousands of dollars in ad
vertising South Carolina anu other
Southern States trying to induce
white settlers to come to us from
the Wost. According to our observa
tion the Southern Railway never
loses an opportunity to do what it
can to better the condition of the
people living in the territory through
which it runs.
Prof. Dodd in his Chicag- home
may know more about the doings of
the Southern Railway than those of
us who live on its line, but we do
not believe he does, and when he
says it "threatens, blusters and dom
ineers and that small congressmen
tremble before its president and
great lawyers in a manner shameful
I to Southern manhood," we will be
I compelled to believe that the profes
j sor is talking through his hf.t unless
he substantiates his charj\-> with
I something more than hot air.
I The Bamberg Herald endorses!
I what Prof] Dodd says, and possibly
?it can tell us the name of the small
congressman that trembles before
the Southern's president and great
lawyers, and when and how the
Southern Railway threatens, blus
ters and-domineers. Railroads should
oe regulated and made to respect the
rights of the people from whom they
hold their charters, but there is no
sense in abusing them as seme poli
ticians do. Railroads prospers as
the people whom they serve pros
per, and it would be suicidal in the
railroads to impoverish the people
that supports them.
President Taft Hedging.
If the report that comes from
Washington that President Taft
wants as his running mate* next year
Senator -Cummins instead of Vice
President Sherman is true It is evi
dent that the President is trying, to
hedge on his tailff record. We agree
with the Greenville Daily Piedmont
that "Taft and Cummins would be
an incongenous combination. While
both are Republicans, their views on
many questions are diametrically an
tdaphetic. In the first place, Cum
mins, who is going west, will proba
bly object to being yoked up with
Taft, who is bent upon going east.
It Cummins should stutil'y himself
by being a candidate with Taft upon
a platform built to meet Taft's views,
he would make himself a by-word
and ruin his own political future.
Cummins is a Progressive. Taft
may have at heart sympathy with
Progressive ideas but his actions?
and men must be judged by their
actions?have put big rocks in the
way of accomplishment of those
things in national politics for which
Cummins is actively worked. Oil and
water will make a better mixture
than Taft and Cummins <ya the same
ticket, unless Taft is going to break
loose from the reactionaries or stand
patters who have had the benefit of
his official actions however little his
sympathies may have been with them.
Sherman is the natural and proper
running mate for Taft, as he Is open
ly and candidly,' frankly and avow
edly in favor of the highest kind of
high tariff, and that Is what Taft fa
vors, if he be judged by his official
conduct and not by hiB words.
"And even his words condemn
him, for in his speeches he has en
dorsed the Payne-Aldrich tariff law,
which was enacted in repudiation of
the platform pledge of the Republi
cans, in the campaign resulting in
Taffs election in favor of a down
ward revision of the tarii". The talk
of putting Cummins on the platform
with Taft is like the grasping at
straws by a drowning man. His
nomination, instead of helping Taft,
would tend to defeat him, because it
would be a confession of the tariff
shortcomings of his administration
without the honesty of an open avow
al thereof. The fight of .'93 2 will be
waged upon the tariff issue and thera
will be way of ducking or dodging." I
Applauded Him 3lf.
Representative Littlepage of West
[Virginia was censured by the House
I for writing "applause" fourteen
j times and "loud applause" once in a
speech printed in The Record with
out being delivered on the floor. The
State says early in the session Mr.
J Littlepage got pesmission to "ex
tend his remarks In The Record."
Minority Leader Wann then noted
"applause," "loud applause," "great
applause " and finally "ioud and pro
longed applause and congratula
tions" for remarks that were never
made. It is suspected that copies of
The Record in which the rebuke ap
pears will not be assidulously circu
lated by Representative Littlepage
among his constituents as that in
which he so cordially and unani
mously extended his "congratula
tions" to himself.
One-half Cent a Word
Found Notices Free.
For Sale?A second . band piano in
good order at a low figure. Apply
to John T. Wise. S-29-tf
Help Wanted?A saleslady for my
dry good department. One with
experience preferred. Send refer
ence. Vernon Brabham, Cope, S.
For Sale?One 30 H. P. Boiler; one
25 H. P. Engine Continental, two
70 saw gins, elevator, press, shaft
ing, belts etc. Can be seen at W.
L. Mack's farm, Cordova, S. C, or
W. F. Smoak, Cordova, S. C.
For Sale?One 15-horse power gas
oline engine in good condition,
'has been in use o: ]y a short time.
Will sell cheap anyone can come
and inspect same at my store on
Rusell street. Orangeburg, S. C.
J. W Smoak.
Young man with good habits de
sires a position with large farm,
ginnery, or merchandise store
Will accept work with either, but
had experience in all three. Can
give best, of references. Apply to
J 3 11, Cope, S. C. R. F D. No. 7.
Care of F. N. Darnell
The Trouble Mrs. Buchanan Had,
And How She Finally Over
came It With Cardui.
Liverpool, W. Va.? Mrs. N. J.
Buchanan writes from this place: "I
suffered for three years with womanly
troubles, and had such pains I thought
I would die. I could not stand up long
enough to cook a meal. I would work
a little, and then have to sit down. At
last, I had to be in bed half the time.
My husband read a Cardui advertise
ment that described almost the way I
felt, so I sent for some Cardui. After
taking it, I began to get better right
Now, I am cured, and I am very
grateful, indeed, for what Cardui has
done for me. I shall always praise it."
Cardui is a woman's tonic?a
strengthening remedy for women,
especially for women, from perfectly
harmless, vegetable ingredients. That's
the reason for its 50 years of success.
It will pay yon to tt s t it for yourself.
?. B.?Write to: Lakes' WrUory Dei*.. Ch*?irt
?ow Medicine Co.. ChMUri?*?. T?nn..-for Bpeoxat
Instruction^ and (A-vise book. Hone Treatnea*
fee Woau." ?tat In plain wrapper, on request.
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 Oranger
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 and
honor of the position I ask at your
hands, and I believe I can fill 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 Oiange
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. FAIREY.
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
.ne ensuing election. J. X. Weeks.
I announce myself a candidate for
alderman, and will abide by the re
sults of the election. W. G. SMITH.
Cotton Seed Wanted.
If you have any colton
seed to sell or trade, see me
before selling at Adden Bros.
Warehouse, corner Railroad
and E. Russell St.
Car load lots solicited. Be
fore buving your Fertilizer see
me and get prices.
R. N. OWEN,
Agent for Kershaw Oil Mill
Engrave viBitlng cards are neatest
and bebt. Sims Book Store for them.
Mr. I. L. Showem He Helps Get Doc Bunco's Trunk Upstairs.. By Ryan Walker
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Now Is the Time for
You to Begin
of what you should have for Fall
and winter wear. We have work
ed hard to try and help you out in
this task. The tas,k will be very
easy for you if you will come and
look over our well selected line in
You can be well fitted and well
pleased if you want a coat suit.
The department is full of all new
and up-to date patterns. The very
newest that can be had in the mar
ket. Our skirts are of the newest
styles. Anything you want in this
line you will find now.
We have in one case of Blank
ets that we bought especially for
the boy and girl that is going to
college. Ask for the "Plaid Col-!
lege Blanket" at $3.00.
Anything that you will need for
the student you will find full and
complete line in every department.
You will find the best values in
shoes to be found anywhere.
"The Selly Shoe" and "Ameri
can Girl" for ladies and misses,
$2 to $4.
The styles are very snappy.
Young Men's clothes are in and j
we can show you the latest in this
line and will save you money if you
give us a look. j
STORE YOUR COTTON
with the Standard Warehouse Co.
Dukes Avenue, Near A. C. L. l>epot. !
and if you wish it, the Farmers
Loan and Trust Company w ill lend
you money on the receipt at a low
rate of interest.
T. B. Stackhouse, - - - President.
Geo. A. Schffley, - Local Mgr.
Love Takes Risks.
A man faced the wrath of kings
in Europe and savages in America
because love seemed worth the risk.
But the man was the Dauphin, Louis
XVII of France, and the woman was
one of the loveliest of a period otj
exquisite women. Read "Lazarre,"!
by Mary Hartwell Catherwood. For-,
merly published at $1.50; now FIF
TY CENTS at Sims' Book Store. 1
We carry good foun
tian pens?the kind that
please. We have pens
to please at prices from
$1 to $6
We call attention to
our special stenographer
and book-keeper's pen
now on sale for $2 50.
Gold filigree pens at
$5 and $6.
Plain pens with gold
bands $3.50 and $4.
Anything else need
led in the pen line, well
OU CAN GET
IT FROM US
SIDES BOOK STORE
Orangeburg, S. C. *
A brand new shape
for the young fel
low who keeps a
step in advance of
Renneker & Riggs,
Tlpe FfcSrjlop ?r/op.
That E. E. Culler has car loads
of Buggies, Wagons, Harness
One 8,000 pound capacity MUbura log wagon at a bargain. Also
one, two and three horse wagons.
BUGGIES?Any style and any quality. Any price. The High
Point Buggy is as good as any that ever came to Orangeh^njg for
the money. The Oxford Buggy is better than any buggy??t the
same price. The Sandford Buggy has no equal in quality, We
have others In stock, such as: Delker, Parry, Peerless and Capital.
All high grade and well finished vehicles.
Over 100 sets of Harness to pick over. Such as Montgomery
Moore & Co's. None better. Smoak and McCreary's are made up
to-date. The Superior Harness, fine quality is always there. Graft
and Moesbtach make good harness. Martin and Robertson are first
Come in and look oar sttock over and get prices.
The most important is quality, prices and quantity.
Phone 124L E. E. CULLER
S^^RTuevJSTStJRO-, SOUTH C^TKDX^XJ^J^.
HENRY N. SNYDER, President.
A real college with high standards of scholarship and character.
Excellent equipment. Unsurpassed health conditions. Expenses mod
erate. Loan funds for worthy students. Fifty-eigth sesidon begins
September 20th. Write for catalogue.
J. A. GAME WELL, Secretary.
WOFPORD COLLEGE FITTING SCHOOL.
A high-grade preparatory school for boys. Small classes. Individ
ual attention. $155 pays all expenses. Next session September 20th.
A. MASON DuPRE, Headmaster.
Spartanburg, South Carolina,
The People's Bank
Orangeburg, South Carolina,
Capital Stock 5C.000
Surplus and profits 14,500
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 eafety to de
positors and every courtesy to all customers. We keep your
money for you free of charge and pay you Interest. We have
ample resources to give you accommodatloni. Safe,, conaerr ?
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?urance. Call and see us or write ua.
D. O. HERBERT, B. F. MUCKEXF?SS, J. W. CULLEH
President. Vice-president. Cashi_
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Special Agents of the Equitable Life Assurance Society of New York.
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