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SOME COTTON FACTS
THAT JiRE VERY INTERESTING
JUST AT THIS TIME.
increase in Supply This Yea? Over
Last Was Twelve Per Gent, While
less Was Used. .' i
There was an Increase of more
If an 12 percent, in the supply of raw
cotton in the United States dur
ing the 'Cotton year which ended Au
gust 31, 1911, according to the cen
sus bureau's preliminary report on
the supply and distribution of cotton
Issued Tuesday. The supply amount
ed to 13,655,479 bales, compared
"with 12,188,021 bales for the pre
vious year, when there was a de
crease of 2 0 per cent, from that avail
able in 1909.
Notwithstanding the increase in the j
total supply, the consumption of cot
ton in (the United States showed a de
crease of slightly more than 2 perl
Oint, over last year, and was the
smallest consumption du ring the past j
three years, it being 4,090,010 bales.
The consumption during the year
?was larger in the cotton growing
States tihan the previous year, while
in all other States it was smaller
Curing the cotton year the exports
"?were 2-2 per cent greater than inl910
-the amount being 7,781,414 bales
compared with 6,33?,028. bales a year
ago. This year was the fourth larg
est in the history of the export trade.
The net imports increased more|
than 52 per cent., the total amount,
231,191 bales, being greater than in
?any year in the history of the indus
The supply and distribution o* cot
ton in the United Staes in running!
hales, including Unters, for the cotton f
year, which ended August 31, 1911,
~with comparisions for previous years.'
-were announced Tuesday by E. Daha
Durand, director of the census. The f
"fTotal.. .. .13,655,479 12,188,021
Cinnings ...12,384,248 10,350,978
-.i?tocks at -begln
? utag of year 1,040,040 1,685,648
r Hot imports .. . 231,191 151,395
The supply was distributed as fol-|
Exports. 7,781,414 6,389,028
- Consurapton . 4,696,316 4,798,953
~ Destroyed by
stocks at end
of year ... 1,177,249 . 1,040,040
In detail the consumption and
stocks held at the end of the year
jwere as follows:
The consumption, was as follows
. In the United States, 4,696,316
*ales, compared with 4,798,953 bales
last year; 5.240,719 bales in 1909,
end 4,539,090 bales in 1908.
In cotton growing states, 2,328,
265 bales, compared with 2,292,333
hales last year; 2,553,797_bales in
1909, and 2,187,096 bales in 1908.
In all other states, 2,368,051 bales,
compared with 2,506,620 bales last
year; 2,686,922 bales in 1909, apd
2.351,994 bales in 1908.
Stocks held August 31:
In the United States, .1,1 "7,749
hales, compared with 1,040,040 bales
last year; 1,483,585 bales in 1909,
and 1,236,058 bales in 19C8.
.By manufacturers, 523,441 bales,
compared with 533,23 2 bales last
year; 907,097 bales, in 1909, and
594,184 hales in 19?8'. By raanufac
turers in cotton growing States, 100,
?30 bales, compared with 121,349
Ibales last year; .186,393 bales in
1909, and 112,471 bales in 1908
By manufacturers in all other States,
422,811 bales, compared with 411,
883 bales last year; 720,704 bales in
1909, and 481,713 bales in 1908.
In independent warehouses, 431,
401 hales, compared with 306,808
hales last year; 325,099 bales in
1909. and 444, 626 bales in 1908.
In dn dependent warehouses in cotton
growing -states, 347,625 bales, corn
ered with 155,871 bales last year;
242,747 bales in 1909, and 362,584
hales in 1908. In independent ware
houses in all other states, 83,576
hales, compared with 150,937 bales
last year; 82,352 bales in 1909, and
82.042 bales in 1908.
By other holders, 22,907 bales,
compared with 200,000 bales last
year; 251,389 bales in 1909, and
197,248 bales in 1908.
The number of cotton spindles op
erated were as follows:
In the United States, 28,871,849
compared with 29,183,945 for the
year enaing December 31, 1909
which included spindles consuming
?otton mixed with other fibres; J
018,305 for the year ending August
31, 1909, and 27,505,422 for 1908.
In cotton growing states, 10,877,
457, compared with 10,801,494 in
1910; 10.420,200 in 1909, and 10,
?200,903 in 1908.
In all other states, 17,994,392
?compared with 18,387,451 in 1910;
17,539,105 in 1909, and 17,304,519
These statistics are in running
hales, including linters, except for
foreign cotton, which has been reduc
?ed to equivalent 500-pound bales
Statistics for cotton consumed a.nd of
etooks held at mills and in ware
houses were collected by canvasses of
? -the consumers of the warehouses, but
? *he stocks shown under the classifi
cation "elsewhere" were not secured
ifrom actual canvass, but by deduc
tion, this quantity being the differ
ence between the total supply and the
sum of the quantities consumed and
that held by manufacturers and ware
Cattle Creep Camp Meeting.
A special dispatch from Branch-1
yilie "-ays: "The Cattle Creek Camp
ameeting closed after a very pleasant)
season this year on Sunday night.
There was a large number in attend
ance at the meetings and every thing
?went on nicely until Sunday when
the pleasure was marred by the sale
and drinking of whiskey. Several ar
rests were made and some fines were
*?llected from the offenders."
LOAFING WILL NOT BE ALLOWED
Mayor Sain Lays Down the Law to
Mayor W. M. Sain commenced a
work on Tuesday morning for which
he is entitled to i" e thanks of all lor
inaugurating and he hopes he will
succeed in carrying it out The May
or instructed Chief of Police Fischer
to see that all the dives in the city
were cleaned out. He said that he
intended to put some of the loafing
negroes; found at these places to
work and that right speedily.
He instructed the policemen
through the chief to make a thorough
search of these dives at once, and
that all negroes found loafing about
pool rooms and other dives must ,be
put under arrest and brought before
him on the charge of vagrancy. This
is a good move, and we hope it will
be kelt up until the loafing places
of all idle uegroes are broken up, and
then kept broken up.
In his talk Mayor Sain very truly
said that there were enough negroes
loafing about the city to pick all of
the cotton within five miles of the
[ city, but that they could mot be hired
for love nor money. He said that if
they would not work of their own
volition, then he would find some
I thing for them to do on the streets.
Agfln we say hurrah for Mayor Sain.
Everyone should stand up to him inj
his effort to rid the city of all va
YARN'S ASSAILANT ESCAPES.
[ Xegro Who Slashed Branchville Man
Is Still at Large.
As was stated in the last issue of
The Times and Democrat Fletcher
Varns was cut severely about the
neck'on last Sunday afternoon about
j three o'clock by a negro named Will
Shuler, near Varn's home, about four
miles from Branchville. For some
cause Varn and the negro exchanged
a few words, which resutled in the
negro drawing his knife and cu.ting
Varns on the neck.
I Varns then drew his pistol, which j
contained only one cartridge, and fir
ed at: him; the negro then rushed
upon him and cut him several times
before any one could interfere. The
?negro who did the cutting has made
his escape and has not been captur
ed. All of the other negroes present I
have been arrested and are held in|
jail ,by order of the sheriff.
Varns is reported to be getting |
along very well aad will recover un
less complications set in. There were
four gashes, and one stabr one gash
on the left side and three gashes and
stab on the right side. It was nec
essary to take t wenty-five stich es.
Shuler will be caught and punished |
for Iiis crime sooner or later.
Amid tasteful decorations of ever
greens and hot house plants, and in
the presence of a host of friends, Miss
Lillie A. Felkel, daughter of Mr. and
Mrs. Wm. Felkel, of the Jericho Sec
tion, Calhoun County, was united In
marriage, Wednesday afternoon, at
five o'clock, to Mr. J. Edward Bail
ey, of Palmervilte, S. C, Rev. L. L.
Bedenbaugh, pastor of the bride offi
Promptly at the appointed hour,
Mr. Raysor Felkel escorted Miss Olive
Shuler to the instrument, where she
so sweetly rendered that famous wed
ding march, Lohangrln, and to thel
strains of which attendants marched I
in the spacious parlor as follows:
Mr. Calhoun Guerry with Miss Devie
Smith; Mr. Artie Felkel with Miss
Shever Hungerpiller, Mr. Herbert
Felkel with Miss Alma Felkel, Mr.
Elisha Guerry with Miss Annie Fel
kel. Then followed the skeet and I
lovely bride on the arm of her in
tended. The words were spoken that |
made them man and wife.
We Should Do Our Share.
The State says: The National Corn |
Exposition to be held in Columbia in j
the winter of 1912-1913 will be the
greatest thing ever attempted for the
agricultural development of this
State and section In. immediate and
direct results it will ,be better than
a million-dollar exposition. North
Carolima and Georgia will derive ben
efit, only in lesser degree. Every
South Carolina community should
put a shoulder to the wheel. Colum
bia is doing a big part, but the ben
efits are to be reaped by every coun
ty in the State." Orangeburg Coun-|
ty should do her share.
A Splendid Suggestion.
Our cotemporary, The Sun, says:
"Wie suggest the idea that the opera j
house property owned by the city be
turned into a high school building.
Both of our school buildings are
crowded, and quarters for high
school purposes are .badly needed.
What says the public?" We endorse j
the suggestion of The Sun, and j
amend it by suggesting that the city |
then buy the lot next to the Presby
terian Church on Russell street and|
erect a handsome city building on it.
Exchange the Old Books.
Parents should remember that all
the school books that have been us
ed for the past five years are ex
changeable, and they should take ad
vantage of the law when they buy
new books and exchange them. An
old book is worth just one-half what
the new book of the same kind and
grade is worth. This reduces the
cost of the new books considerable,
and parents and others who have to I
buy new books should proiit by the]
law by exchanging the old ones.
Meeting of Building Committee.
The committee having in charge the
building of a Sunday school building,
for the children of St. Paul Method
ist Church met on Monday evening
and discussed the ways and means of
getting to work. It was finally agreed
to invite an architect to come here
and consult with the committee.
Graded School Begins Work Under
Rowesville, Sept. 26?Special: The
Rowesville Graded School opened last
?Monday morning with a large atten
dance. Several Instructive speeches
were made and many visitors were
present, showing the interest taken
in the work. Prof. J. C. Rushton,
who was with us last year is to serve
again as principal, with Miss Rosa
Hutto, of Blackville; Mrs. Rosa Bell
Schumpert, of 'Prosperity, and Miss
Kinard Birownleo, of Holly Hill, as
Quite a crowd of boys and girls
have left for the different colleges,
others are leaving in a few days.
Miss Alva Phillips, of Jacksonville,
Fla., after spending most of the sum
mer with Miss Ruth Simmons, left
Thursday fo? her home.
Miss Lissye Phillips has just re
turned from a visit to friends in Lees.
Miss Adelle Folline, of Charleston,
is spending sometime here with her
aunt, Mrs. Grant.
Large crowds have been enjoying
trips to Cattle Creek camp grounds
about six miles from here.
Mr. I. W. Bowman, of Orangeburg,
was in town this week.
Mrs. W. P. Smith, from Florida, is
visiting friends and relatives here.
Mr. Harold Crosland, of Orange
burg, spent Sunday with his uncle,
Dr. G. W. Nevils.
Mrs. V. P. Shuler, Mrs. Chas. Hop
kins, Mrs. . Jeff Bowman, and two
daughters, Coy and Azalie, spent
Monday in Orangeburg.
Quite a 'nice little entertainment
will be given Tuesday night, under
the auspices of the Epworth League.
Mr. Miles Black, Ben Hill Cave and
Satcher, three popular young busi
ness men visited our town Monday.
Miss Alma Ackerman left for Lanr
der College Monday morning.
Mr. Dennis Davis has accepted a
position in Harleyville, as cashier of
the hank. His friends regret to see
him leave Rowesville.
'Cope, September 26th.?Special:
Mr. J. B1. Thomas lost another cow on
Sunday from the same cause that the |
other five died from a week earlier, j
He had the b-^.ln shipped to Clem
son immediately, and is now anxious
ly awaiting to hear from them, as to
the real cause of the trouble. Mr.
Thomas also wired for a veterinarian
as soon as the last animal showed
Symptoms, jh^t those at 'Clcmosn,
weer away and could not be reached
in time, to be of a.ny service before
the animal died. A month or two
ago, Mr. J. C. Gray lost a mule from
somewhat peculiar circumstances, but
when Mr. Thomas's cows began dying
the symptoms were so similar, he
came to the conclusion that the di
sease, whatever it was, was one of
the samething. Last week Mr. P. J.
Steadley lost a fine mule, from just
such symptoms; it being sick only a
Mr. Thomas was heard to say that
he was almost tempted to drive the
rest of his cattle down to the river
swamp and shoot them, as he felt
that they would eventually succumb
to the disease.
School will open here on next Mon
day, and the little folks say they are
Several went from here to Cattle
Creek Camp Meeting on Sun
day and report having had a pleasant
Town Council has put up two gaso
line lights of the Pitner system, and
so far is very much pleased with
them. Those living here don't care
how soon they increase in number.
The Methodist Church and Messrs.
Smoak & Brickie, merchants, have
the same system installed.
The price of cotton has tumbled so
rapidly it has given a great many the
blues, and there was not so much of
fering for sale to-day and yesterday.
For the purpose of announcing the
engagement of Miss Jennie Smith to
Mr. John Ligon, of Georgia, Misses
Lola and Tebie Wannamaker enter
tained a dozen of their girl friends
with a luncheon Tuesday morning.
Six courses were served and dainty
hand-painted place cards were giv
en each guest. Pink and white roses
were used in profusion. Miss Alma
Wannamaker gracefully toasted the
bride-elect, who responded in like
manner. Miss Smith is a charming
young lady and is the eldest daughter
of Col. W. G. Smith. The wedding
is to take place some time in Novem
ber. Those present were: Misses
Jennie and Gertrude Smith, Dot Bull,
Pauline Cart, Trammel, Ruth Hol
man, Helen Salley, Alma Wannamak
er, Louise Salley, Lola and Tebie
Wannamaker and Mrs. Norman Sal
Elloree As a Cotton Murkct.
Elloree, .September 2G.?Special:
Three thousand bales of cotton have
been marketed here from August 15
to the present date. Notwithstand
ing the declines in the price, it con
tinues to be put on the market in
large quantities. There are four cot
ton buyers here, the Stack Company,
Ulmer-Irick Company, Mr. Ramsey,
of Sumter, representing Rodgers, Mc
Cabe & Co., and Mr. Paul .Tosey, of
Orangeburg, representing A. Sprunt
& Sons. Elloree has a good reputa
tion for giving the best the market
can afford, and is known far and wide
as one of the best cotton markets in
the county. The indications are that
there will be between fifteen and
eighteen thousand bales marketed
here this season.
District Parsonage Committee.
The following ladies have been
named by the local members of the
district stewards of the Orangeburg
District of the Methodist Church as a
committee to look after the distrct
parsonage: Mesdames A. F. Fairey,
T. A. Fairey, G. W. Fairey, A. S. Jen
nings, J. W. Smoak, I. W. Bowman,
J W. Culler, Misses Anna Ross, Re
becca Jeffords, Meto Kortjohn. |
HELP THE ORPHANS.
Don't Forget That Next Saturday Is
Orphanage Work Day.
For the last few years the various
orphanages of the State have united
In asking the good people of the state
to give the proceeds of one day's la
bor to the orphans. The last Satur
day in September has been set apart
as "Work Day," and all, both grown
people and children, who feel inter
ested in helping the orphans are ask
ed to give that day's labor or income
to the orphanage of their choice.
There are about 250 orphans at
iThornwell orphanage (Presbyterian),
Clinton; almoBt as many at Connie
Maxwell (Baptist), Greenwood; 225
at Epworth orphanage (Methodist)
Columbia; 60 at the Church home
These orphan children are being
clothed, fed and educated entirely by
the gifts of the people, and it is ear
neatly hoped that a liberal response
w:ill be made to this appeal. Let
none fail to send the wages or income
of pne day's labor to the orphanage
I of his choice. Make remittances by
check, postoffice money order or by
express to either of the four orphan
ages named below:
Dr. J. F. Jacobs, Clinton, S. C.
Rev. A. T. Jamison, Greenwood, S.
Rev. W. Bu Wharton, Columbia, S
The Church'Home, Yorkville, S. C.
Editor The Times and Democrat:
A few days ago when the opera
tives of the Orange Mills learned that
the management intended to convert
the Orange Mills chapel on Doyle
street into a dwelling 'house, they
wept. They had worshiped here so
long that its very walls were dear to
them, and when they knew that the
decree had goen forth, they were
Many years ago Mr. Geo. H. Cornel
son when he\was sole proprietor,
built this chapel and dedicated it to
the worship of God, and for a long
time the Rev. T. E. Wannamaker,
the Rev. J. L. McClees, and I believe
I the Rev. Edwin Muller, D. D., former
I ly pastor of the Presibyterlan church,
held religious services here.
No doubt Mr. Cornelson realized
that the more the operatives were
brought under religious influences,
the more they received educational
advantages, the better workmen they
would become, the happier their lives
would be, and consequently the more
I efficient their work, and the mdll
'would pay better dividends. These
same motives have induced the Gran
Iteville Mills to erect and equip a
splendid .building for the use of their
operatives, at' a cost of over ten
thousand dollars, and the Columbia
and Sparta.nburg Mills to build
churches and schoolhouses and pay
the salaries of the preachers and
All honor to Mr. Cornelson for what
he has done in giving this church for
the spiritual good of his" people.
The question has been asked, are
[our mills and manufacturers and em
ployers of labor doing all they can|'
for the spiritual and temporal good
of their workmen. God commands
us to love our neighbor as ourselves,
and everyone who comes under our
Influence or renders service to us Is
No wonder the people wept.
Forward Not Backward
Death of Mrs. Julia Hatch.
Mrs. Julia Hatch, wife of Mr. Mel
vin Hatch, died at the family resi-|
dence on Fenwick street yesterday!
afternoon after a short illness from
nervous prostration. Mrs. Hatch
was a most excellent lady, and was
highly esteemed by a large circle of
friends. Her death was a shock, as
it came unexpectedly. Mrs. Hatch
was a consistent member of St. Paul
I Methodist Church, and exemplified in
her life the beautiful tenets of the
religion she professed. Besides her
husband, Mrs. Hatch leaves five chil
dren to mourn her death. Her loved
ones have the consolation of knowing
that she has only gone before, and
now awaits them in \the better land.
Pregnal Branch Schedule.
An effort is being made to have'
the schedule on the Pregnall Branch
of the Atlarntic Coast Line Railway so
[arranged that people living in the ter
ritory it serves could come to this |
city at an earlier hour in the morn
ing and stay later in the afternoon
than they now can do. A special
committee from our most.prominent
merchants have ljeen appointed to
cooperate with the railroad commit
tee of the Chamber of Commerce in
J an effort to have the change made.
The committee is composed of .v.essrs.
W. L. Moseley, Chairman ^ bol Kohn
and W. P. Pairey. The committee
will do all It can to bring utout the
desired change in the schedule.
Market Cotton Slowly.
The fact that so few farmers and
others attended the meeting held
here on Monday to boost cotton
should not be construed to mean that J
our people are not interested in the
price of the great staple. One rea
son why the* farmers did not attend
was the fact that they are lnsy get
ting out their cotton, and it was no
use for the business men to attend
Without the farmers. 'So the~e were
very few people at the meeting. We
are of the opinion that it would pay
the farmers to market their cotton
Death of an Infant.
bowman, September 27.?Special:
An infant child of Mr. and Mrs. J.
M. WiJson died here early yesterday
A. M. The bereaved family have the]
sympathy of a number of friends in
their sad bereavement.
Company "L" Attention.
Attend meeting Saturday after
noon to arrange trip to Barnwell
Fair. By order
J. H. Clacy, Captain.
D. C. Hayden, 1st Seargent.
LOCAL NEWS ITEMS
PICKED UP ALL OVER TOWN BY
What Io Happening Here aad There.
Local Item? of Personal Interest to
J. Alien Axson has gone to Wf
Rev. George H. Cornelson, of New
Orleans, Is visiting his parents.
Mr. E. R. Paulling has gone on a
business trip to Houston, Texas.
The weather is still quite summer
ish and straw hats are still in fashion.
The heavy receipts is what knock
ed the bottom out of the price of cot
M'iss Pet Brunson ha ;one to opar
tanburg, where she enured Converse
I Some interesting cotton statistics
are published on this page. Read
Mr. Pasohal Albergotti, now of
Georgetown, is in the city for a visit
Mrs. W. H. Rousseau and children
of Albany, Ga.., are in the city visit
W. A. Axson has returned to the
University of Tennessee to finish his
course in law.
Miss Merle Smoak left Monday for
Spartanburg, where she is a student
of Converse co.Iege.
On account of religious holiday
KOHN'S STORE will be closed all
day Monday, October 2nd.
If we had cotton to sell and could
make arrangements to hold it not a
pound would be sold now.
Miss Angie McClees has gone to
New Orleans, where she will enter
college to complete her education.
Mr. and Mrs. F. W. Felder, former
residents of this county, but now of
Nashville, are visiting relatives in the
B. B. Axson will leave on the 30th
for Maryland to enter the University
of Maryland to take up the study of
The Orangeburg College has about
as many boys and girls now as they
ever can well take care of. This
Bchool needs more room.
There will be an ice cream festival
at the East Orange School house Sat
urday afternoon. The public is cord
ially Invited to be present at this oc
The devotional exercises of the
Woman's Missionary Union to be held
with the Four holes Baptist Church
will begin promptly at eleven o'clock
today and 'Friday.
The Standard Warehouse of this
lity will store your cotton at mod
jrate charge. See Mr. Geo. A. Schif
Eley, the Manager, and he will give
you all the particulars.
Thirty-five dinner sets of one hun
iren prices eaoh will be given away
in addition, to other more valuable
prizes in The Times and Democrat
voting contest which will be put on
Mr. 0. M. Roberts, of Athens, Ga.,
is here on a visit. Mr. Roberts was
at one time in charge of the city
water and lighting system, and has
many friends here who were glad to
see him again.
A free barbecue will 'be given at
North Providence School houne on
Saturday September 30th. Several
distinguished speakers are expected.
Hon. A. F. Lever, Prof. Hand and
others. Public cordially invited.
Am invitation was recieved by the
local Ad Club from Secretary
McKeand, of the Charleston Chamber
of Commerce and Ad Club to be pres
ent on the evening of iSept. 28 at a
banquet to be tendered in that city.
On September 24, 1911 Mr. Leroy
Powers was married to Miss Pearl
Stokes at the residence of Rev. D. D.
Dantzler, the officiating minister. Af
ter the ceremony refreshments were
served at the home of the bride on
The gin house of Mr. J. J. Ross,
just across the Santee in the Kemini
section was destroyed by fire Monday
moruing. .Mr. Ross says everything
points to the fact it was robbed and
set on fire. The loss is about $1,000
with no insurance.
Express rates in South Carolina
will be reduced materially, accord
ing to announcement by J. B. Hock
aday, general manager of the South
ern Express, at Columbia Tuesday
light. The company has accepted the
rates prepared by the state railroad
Frank Jones and Frank Connor
were drowned on the Cooper River
while raccoon hunting. The inquest
was held over the negroes by Mag
istrate Behrens. Goose creek has a
dangerous whirl just where it emp
ties into Cooper river, and here the
men met their death.
The Sumter Watchman and South
ron says Mr. L. B. Bradford of this
county states that he has recently
sold a sow and pigs of his own rais
ing to Mr. W. W. McCutcheon of
Wisacky for $7.". The sow was a
full blood Essex and the pigs were
mixed Essex and Berkshire.
Mrs. James L. Sims and Mrs. Rich
ie McMichael have been elected dele
gates to represent, the Home Mission
Society and the Young Ladies Mis
sion Society respectively of St. Paul
Methodist Church of this city to the
annual State meeting of these so
cieties at Greenwood on October 11.
Call and Get a Copy.
Senator B. R. Tillman has sent
several hundred copies of the "Soil
Survey of the Orangeburg Area" is
sued by the United States Depart
ment of Agriculture, to The Times
and Democrat with the request that
they be handed out to those who may
call for them. In accordance with
the Senator's request, we will give
them to all who may call or write
for them as long as they last.
Orangeburg. S. C. j|
Bargain Briefs that Give You
Value For Your Money.
On account of re
ligious holiday this
store will be closed
all day Monday,
October 2nd. Our
please note this.
This store is overflowing
with good things for Fall and
Winter. Economy is the
keynote of our offerings. We
urge you to choose now while
assortments are complete.
Among i he many exceptional
va ues we can mention:
*? CIA Ku?rc? a 8ranc* wearing Coat
<P1?.DU DliyS Suit cut in the most ap
proved style and all wool. This suit comes in navy,
brown, black and grey. Has 28""coat strictly tail
ored, paneled skirt,, In all sizes for large and small
the very voile skirt you
want. Made : of crisp
wiry voile. Front and side panels and trimmed with
a gracefull scroll design, ornamented with braid. All
sizes. An excellent $10.00 value.
4*1 Oft hi 1*7C 8ranc^est va^ue m a
?Plol/U UliyS Hnen shirt waist that we
have ever seen. This $2.00 value is mac'e of pure
linen, strictly tailored, Gibson plaited, detachable
collar. Really worlh having.
<J>D. / D DliyS feta Waist, daintily trim
med, opens in front. Designed in accordance with
the latest style. All sizes.
hi 117'C a ^ustr0UR bi'^ percaline petti
tjUL, UtiyS coatf mate rial of good rustling
quality. An attractive style.
HAVE YOU SENT FOR THE STYLE
A COPY IS WAITING HERE FOR YOU
A POSTAL REQUEST BRINGS iT
You'll have to pull out the
old wallet once more?it's
School Shoe time now*
Did you ever think of the
difference in wear between
good School Shoes and
poor ones?^ One pair out
wears two of the other
sort, yg* j; *a mf. *
Bov5* School Shoes
Box Calf and Enamel
leather, single and double
soles, every pair guaran
teed, all sizes; $1.00, $1,35
$1.50 and $2.00.
Girls' School Shoes
Box Calf and Kid, best of stock,
perfect shoes, all sizes and widths;
$1.25, $1 50 and $2 00.
You will have more money left
in the old wallet if you shoe the
children here than you will if you
Geo. V. Zeigler
Orangeburg, S. C.
-IS THE- ^
"It Wffl Wcn8
Don't Deceive Yourself Thinking,
"Lumber is Lumber."
and that you can buy it haphazardly with price the only thought
in view. Much good natur lumber is spoiled in the process of
manufacture or the way it is cared for after manufactured.
Tiie only way you can be sure of good lumber Is
to see what you are getting before you buy.
We have it here for your inspection and ca'i save you
money and give you the best to be had, and when yon want it.
Let us figure with you and show you just what you will
Also handle best line of all other building material, such
as: Lath, Shingles, Sash, Doors, Blinds, Brick, Plaster, etc.
Shipments to all parts of the South. Any quantity.
STAKT THAT HOME NOW.
"THERE'S XO PLACE LIKE HOME."
Let's talk it over at close range, and show you how little
it costs for a nice home
Orangebnrg Lumber and Supply Company,
ORAXGEBURG, S C.
Duke Avenue and Barton Street. 'Phone 442.
For the Best Stationery
l ' " Go TO?? " ? m'mt
SIMS BOOK STORE.