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TO INVF4STIGATE RAILROADS.
Text of Resolution Offered in the
House Yesterday by Mr. Frost of
In view of the agitation over the
ontlillry on lccnt'ot the conigestion
or iraffie onl the railroad8l, thec fol
lowin"g resolution introdiced yester
1aV 1byv Ieprieitll iat ivo Frost of C r
le.,Aoii will be of l'reat interest:
A joint isollutionl to provide for
Ithe appoit tin'lt of a comm ittele to inl
vesti.lle I llt tailr-oads of (he Stte
anl(d to make ial appropriation there
Whriveas it is necessary for the
political ait industivial advaeentiiat
of tis State that reliable aid proper
mivthods III tranispartalion shiould be
\\'henv1ahe it to:is owevid and
nita (inl by v the 1*-l w far t he l ne
.f'il 4' ih, lizen ae beenl'g fi supplv l ant.oe
1441lb i- I ' 1 14 i. I u vd :11 i Iain
i1111- I hV pri\ l1r1it' ion for
"''1i 1 I :1 1111- I t * v I't li, oi - 1 zh 11 ; 1 f i t i
A)t. viiz ll 4.111w,an
4. hIi'V hI l wl hli ' l ;-ll i'l. pilt
li''' - 'ave 1 lli' sIv'i:ail l'N t i-l, i ll
4- .ti-l-red1t11ml al bythe as*tt1hn
11111 I'lIit, rs IIi hav It t 5 'llfe 1 1) p er-tlt
l Ill- .4 l t,l" 1liltIiig ' l i ie snowb -di hiv
'f li i .e I , 11vs cilizlIs Ill' tallijtli aei I
\I- - i ht sai nv iln l :po a
l 1i". Thae ha tep,11i nd us11141e tail pri
rin h1114 cirivie oiahi es Iaedsb
-?. Thave I'ailvod to) pnovidv lovo..
lllotivv,; of Sulh-ic4 vitl p1wer Io iatit
the rainls whieh Ihe vonnnirl i aol d11111
indw.1i'r l dvellipmit iiit of the S late
livimainds for Ilhe rapraio, ofthe
ever. intrasin u- r tit' ...1ods ma
3. Theyv Ilave failed to flir-nit'sheleall
and14 Safe passmele c(laches.
4. Tlvey hative faild Ito provide pro
pmr 1:n- 11fo thel splvvdY 11ranspor-hitionl
of tle prodnlets of11 te State.
51. Th'ley have Iefsel1 provide
tifiiid 'ars for (Ithe Iranspor(tion
of id hla 12ve thereby hamiperel
til 1l in e ia td industrial dte
vhmlom nt1 o( f the s afi.
t. The selhvedu s wieh they uno1der
1ae1i to operate, and wihe , evein if
mainilainevd, are instiffivivin for I he
, l tran"11tr1to n of is n rs
aore sbl.e okedpt mo therebY trouible
S d perm-ilary los- ;In. vanised.to 11he(
e-sonis wh m a e have ware fail
or refuperto. byaylglodro
ali.e id nco- ittee o1r c voshll bn
thd U-etenc of the ai mmiee
durin hal:tl heso terehof, or:h
h..l b uiltof ayctepofte
5htthe saito cneidcof te behind
arw heb itheoh-ied and temoweref
of to alsentorsa themb smmbs ofo
ie l such form as the committee
iavy adopt, andl(] to be served by the
malrslial of said committee, or such
other olicer of the tate as3l may be b'y
the committee required, such person
ior persotis as the committee deom
~pp, alld to regidre such persoln or
perL'suls to allswver, .11poll oath, ally
and all questimis (hat the committee
aydeem relevant and( may propound
to him or them; intd upon the failure
' l'elisia of siei persol or persons
to obey such su1m1olls or notice, or to
;Inswer slWh (tiestiol or questions,
steh person or personls shall be deem
ed to be il iontempt of, the anthority
tof Said Committee andt( mlay be imlpris..
oied 111)011, the order of said c1omi1mit tee
in Ile (onllllol .jail, to be there, held
lm1t1il he or. they shall comply with the
ne iof, tile salid committee: Provid
vd. I'haM ito (estimmny given by said
will(Ss Si ll be lised aaliist Ihem ill
6. That th .Iill comm1itlete lie anld
111 S;tl vie .4 1 0 $) , aill 1 r1 i7,edi o
,Otill I' ]til1 , tel' tit'v the prodile.
1;41l ()1 ally , V :;ll(] book papers and
'1 - 111ef.in Ilr- w ri( ItngS w Iieb
11l:1. v lit . 41-ei4-11 d relt-vnill h) n Il l..
eill ' , 11111 ( i- i-utlice iti' per
'I ll o t'Iler' tils i' 411 e 4si it 'l o 1sst's
'lOliedi secio|nl 2. arsil h
. I '|v or li ' 11 (saiti inliiit tee Sh ali
risv 1on ori toperllsoslwh sinecesfail
'11 n,u se 1 lhe I l lh of said oma -
ming cto In lie r-ue said bomks. papers
m- 111her wsllilt111S t-' writitl ts, salial
bo Il'ellie'l "IlillY ill vonlvillpf of, said
l in411111ittev1 a s hmll be pu ished as
provided in section 2.
7. That the said eomiiitte shiall
have power it, administer necessary
aths, ny11111s. al persoto slll, after
being sworn before said committee,
we,ar flalsely shall be deemlled guily
lit per.ur an111 d 111 u co(111victionl shall
be punished as provided by law.
S. Th'lit thev um idf $.?.000. it' so
millch hie neicessary, hie approprIilated
t dieNray the eXpenses of this Comit
ive, ,tsidlsu ,; t o be I paidl out of the
-iena State I lds oll the warranlt of
ie ebair -111 0 this committee.
9. That veac members ofl satid Colll
miltee shall1 r-eceive 611ur (-$4) dollars
as% aye iln te lsual mileaie of fiv
(5) (ents a mill 'ewhil enaed on the
bilsilless (fd t ie Said comimilive.
1.That bis remiltionm shall take
tefv immnediately ptin its approval
bY the overllir.
Not What He Expected.
C(Intler (141vernor. Hoard of1 Wvin-I
c1insin whenl adhressinl. a r alaudi- I
tev, was wont to Make the state
mlleld t m1 he 1111 his l ye oo tillkn a!
'arm. lld that in cinse(Itue he had,
:+,Y rei.maind I amr
IVIi 1 e 11e eiltme relaIt'S thoe
N\\Y--h !ernld. !thw fomer -zov
Ifianted to the
Il'h <111 tlnl tIlegy betwl( Ieen 11gi
Se'l :ill hiseflf. tldll l h
"Genit ltnn-n."11 h'ea ile "I omefhl
fro wayli backllthereo . Til old bo af
trd hlet wein the sccorl nfulws.yNow
tons, eaedu vIdi e u alindthek rand
"eted tile docre te prscri:.
'TIen hy'reia fuidn'"albot
tis, aoue, fteah meal,han. eore
backir mariae had been wioudowed.
fhela bee," twihfu cide
''hree tob1ke care of. eda mdi
ning' aound the house. n h oh
"rha ail hatie to tke peac ifne
the fatoiget wsualthe'' bl ie
"T wen th ghie tof te forer
nI what gto do ineal ae,sosh
ruhe u o th.hus ad.hote
A Regular Oontributor.
Ascun-' You 're a. litorary..
you say.'" Woodby-"O '0 yes,
considerable writing for the pape,
RIscum-"'I never noticed your n
-" Woodby-" '0 I no, I have Bov
pol names that I use; usually '(
stant Reader, -or 'Pro Bono P1b
or 'Old Subscriber."-Philadeli
Through Ohilkoot Pass.
Hubbite' (proudly)-"I tell
sir, our Boston girls have heartE
Gothiite-"Yes;, but the trot
is the gold is located in a sort of'se
The old year and the new year v
"I was watele(d out by Some,"
marked tlie old year, "anud by otl
I was d(1:n1ced out."
l"Did you get etnssed out by a
hody?" iiquired the iiew year %i
cou:Irse humor.-Washigton Herah
EAAHARDT & WELLS,
Best Real Neg
in the Wo
The "Barnum & Bailey
Seat Sale at Nex
N ew bE
Capital stock paid ir
Surplus . .
'We do business an
We extend every
with safe and sound
Forper .cent. pait
THE BANK C
Gapital S:o'ck -
Interest allowed at rate c
Special attention to far
small, none too large to enlis
to meet and greet you. Call
G.-Y. Hunter, President.
J. F. Brown'e, Cashier.
N. L. Black. A. H. H
S. S. Birge. J. S. W
S. P. Boozer. G. Y.I
Gift and Purchase.
Ain, There was a young follow, 'tim told,
do Whose wife was a terrible scold.
-''" aid io; ''PIelople say
11110 A bride's given away,
oral But it strikes me the bridogrooMh it
ico -Louisville Courior-Journal.
A Rolling Stone.
rery Fat 0entleman (to street boy)
-Knniily, can you tell me the quickest
way .1 can get to the station?
of Very Naught y Boy (after' looking
ible him up and down cai'efully)-I shouldI
sIti- say you'd better lay down an' roll
over 'bout twico.---Tit-Bits.
.CI Fathei-T don't like you going to
So many dances. T don't approve of
e-i Dlgher-Well, anyway, I know
s of one siint wlo approves of' it.
Falber-Aid who might that be?
ny- 1)auter St. Vitus.-Ilustrated
Where He Was Placed.
LESSEES AND MANAGERS.
ro Minstrel Show
rld Bar None
L & NOLAN
p of Real Negro Minstrelsy.
iberry Hardware Cc.
rry, S. C.
.. $ 50,000.00
. . . 235,000.00
i on deposits in Savings
Fires Proof Vault.
J. E. NORWOOD,
CRITY, S. C.
- - -. $25,000,0C
- - - 12,160.OC
f 4 per cent. on time deposits.
mers' accounts. No account to<
t our best attention. It Is a pleasuri
J. S. \Vheeler, Vice-President
Hunt, Hunt-& HMnter, Attys
awkins. P. B. Warne
heeler. J. P. Browr(
NOTICE Or'AlNUAL MEETING
OF coUNTY BOARD COMMIS
Notice is hereby given that the alt
nual meetig of the County Board oC
Commissioners will be held on the
first Thmpday after the first Monday
in January, 1907.
All persons holding demands
against the County, of any kind, not
provioisly presentet to the Board,
ire re(llired to file the same with thd
Clerk on' or before the first day of
January, 1907, so that they may be
Oxanined and ordered to be paid at
the annual meeting.
Fred. H. Dominick,
Clerk and Attorney.
LAYTON COTTON SEED.
Layton's improved cotton seed for
sale in any quantities. This seed has
stood at tihe head at'the Georgia 10x
porinental station for .three years;
out of 26 varieties last year it was
I plan(1ed :100 acres last year ol,
this s'eed. kept it entiirely separtv. I
ald niade 250 hales. If it had bVen
good year N would have made 300.
Price of the seed 50 cents a bushel.
0. C. Glasgow,
J'lapa, S. C.
NOTICE OF SALE.
Notice is hereby given that we will
sell at (he b11 41 hoilestead, at putblic
auttion 14 the highest bidder, for
cash. *' lie 25th (lay of Jainary.
1907, at 11 o'clock a. In., all the per
-sonal property of Mrs. E. Bo1nzan,
deceased, consi'sting of farm imple
ments, stock, farm produce, etc.
J. R. dlrwin,
B. W. Watson,
W. M. AUGUSTINE, BEEF MARK
Best steak ...........12 1-2 ets
Other cuts from 6, 8,and 10c. per lb.
Pork 12 1-2 cents per lb.
Steak Pork 15 cents per lb.
Oysters, oest 40 cents per quart.
Fish, etc. Near Senn's store.
Commencing .Monday, Dtcen
our annual fall clearing out sale.
when we put out an advertisem
not a catchpenny and windy sci
strictly business matter, 1st. Tc
trouble and expense of taking c
bargains to many people. We
or one fourth off of the following
All Clothing, Men's,J
Colored Winter Dre ssOG
all Ladies' Jackets, Cap
mere for Men's Pants;
dies' Hats and Fascinat
Squares; all Trunks.
.This sale positively goes Into
and will end any time we may c
early and get choice selections
of goods outside of our special s
we claim we cannot be beaten.
Sewing machines, guarantee ur
reliable Domestic Sewing Mach
For Christmas presents don't
Our 27th car., making 2700
Flour, has, arrived and going raj
Best Patent - -
Best Half Patent -
Every barrel guaranteed. B,
may have to pay $6.00 for sam<
vances. We are selling hundre
No goods on probation or ch:
P ROS PE R
Of the Condition of the Commiercial Bank
of business Dc
Loans and discounts,........$27i,010 89
De)mnand loans................ io,84z 8i
Overdrafts secured.. .......... 20,269 o4
Furniture and Fixtures--.---..3,1 6 93
Due from banks and bankers 124,576 94
) Currency-.-----------.--.....15,330 o0
Geld......................-... ...6,400 00
SSilver, jaickels and pennies 778 53
che~cks rand cash items......4,910 53
-STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA,
COUNTV QF NICWBICRRY.
.Before mue camei J. Y. McFall, whlo b
Sstatement is a true condition of said bankh
rbanik,. oadbfr e
Sworn toadsubscribed bfr e
Geo. W. Summzer,
O. B. Mayen Directors.
Z. F1 Wright, 1
S. B. JONES"
I. THE PLA0E/I'O GET
Good Things to Eat
ON SHORT NOTIOE AND
- AT MODERATE PRICES.
Oysters on Half Shea. Oysters any
Style,. Fish, Game, Steak, in fact
Everyth-ng that the market affords.
Patronage of Ladies Solicited.
Opposite Newberry Hotel, Office, and,
Next Door to Pool Room.
LOOK FOR THE SIGN
S. B. JONES'
the contracit for
your new build
ing see W. T. Liv
ingston. B e s t
Lock Box No. 59.,
Newberry. S. C
We want every man and wome in the
United States Interested In the cure of
Opium, Whiskey or other drug habits,
either for themselves or friends to have
one of Dr. Woolley's books on these dis
eases. Write Dr. B. M. Woolley, Atlanta,
Ga., Box 287, and one will be sent you free,
iber 17th, we will commence
People have round out that
mnt it means something and is
eme to fool the people, but is a
clean out our stock, to save
tock and 2nd. To give many
ivill positively give 25 per cent.
3oys' ar.d Youths,'; all
oods; all Ladie:s' Skirts;
es and Fur s; all Gassi
Vien's Dress Shirts; La
ors; all Rugs and Art
effect Monday, December 17th, I
hoose to call it off, to come
We have an immense stock
ale, and for bargains all around
We have s'pecial drop head
limited, for $1 7.93, and new,
fail to see our selections.
barrels of choice Tennessee )
>ldly at following prices:
-- - .- $4.35
- .- - - 3 85
atter buy now, next spring' you
a flour. Buy before price ad
ids ,,et us sell you.
trged at these prices.
ITY, S. C.
,Located at Newberry, S. C., at the close
imber 20, 1906.
Capital stock paidI in...-----.$ 50,000 00
Undivided profits, less current
expenses and taxes paid.... 43,361 72
Due to banks and bankIers-- 508 32
Due unpaid dividends........... 727 00
Individual deposits subject to
check ................251,148 52
Savings deposits............. 110,489, I
eing duly sworn, says that the foregol
, as shiown by the books of file In s
J. Y. McF ALL, cashier
hisa 27t1 day of Dcenmber ,196.