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Che ining Eimes.
MANNING, S. C., MARCH 12, 1913
Publishes All County and Town Of.
Manning Chapter. o. 19
'Orcier of Eastern Star."
Regular Meetng. First Tuesday
in each Month.
(Mrs.) G. M. SMITE. W. M.
(Miss) SUsIE HA&Vne. Sec.
RUTH CHAPTER, NO. 40,
ROYAL ARCH MASONS
Regular Meeting. Second Men
day in Each Month,
CaALTON DURAIcT, FUED LSEzSa
High Priest. Secrtary.
ST. PETER'S LODGE,
Meets Wednesday Evening. March 19.
Fellow Craft beeree Conferred.
Iu. C. HORTON. W. M,
E. J. BROWNE, Secretary.
Do You Drink
Tin Cans or Coffee?
At 28c A Lb.
We have a splendid, strict
ly pure Coffee. parched and
ground. This coffee is kept
in large air tight contain
ers, and being sold from
bulk the price is about five
cents a pound cheaper than
the same grade coffee put
up in packages.
Maiaing Grocery Co
The ladies of the town are afflicted
Mrs. C R. Harvin left this morning
to visit her daughter Mrs. Dr. Salley
Spring Millinery Opening, Tuesday
a* Wednesday, March 18th and 19th.
Our i'eaders will understand that the
pictures in this issue are advertise
ments, and are being paid for as such.
It will be noted that all of them are
good looking on paper.
The Democratic Executive Commit
tee will meet next Saturday in the court
house to arrange for the primary of
April 1st,, and it is important that every
member should be present.
Summerton had its municipal election
yesterday with the result that T. I
Walker, was chosen Mayor; H. A. RIch
bourg, H. C. Carrigan, Jr., F. W. Tru
luck and Leon Fischer, Wardens. May
or Tisdale retires after a service of two
TheBig Branch local Sdhool Improve
ment Association will give a minstrel
for the benefit of the Big Branch school1
in the Paxille school auditorium next
Friday evening, the 14th. Admission, i
adults 25c, children 15c. Public cour
Thiere has been an effort made to get
the consent of Mr. R. C. Richaroson of
Panola, to run for the legislatore to fli
the unexpired term of Hon. H. W. Mite
chum, but so far it has not been obtain
ed. The field is open to those who as
pire for this honor.
The Times editor has been honored
*with an invitation to attend the 112th,
annirversary dinner of the Hibernian
Society at Charleston on the evening
of the 17th, inst,. It has been his pleas
ure to attend this celebration for toe
past several years, and if possible be
vwill stend this ones
-Mrs. Hirschmann has secured an ex
,pers milliner to assist her in the milli
~nery uepartment., in the persomn of M .ss
Weaver, of Baltimore. Sue has just I
opened up the hates'. creations of espring
milliner' and ready-to-wear dresses anti C
*waists, and would be glad for the ladies
to call and meet Miss Weaver, whether
they buy or not. 1
Through the earnest agitation of Col. I
D. W. Brailsford, of Panola, the gen
eral asseinOly made an appropriation t
for the Confederate veterans -to go to
the -seimi-centennial celebration of the
bastlte of Gettysburg, and be is anxious
for thes veterans of Clarendon to take
advantage of this great event,. Read ha~.
letter iu next week's is->ue.
The report, that has been put in cir
culation in this county to prejudice vote.
ers that certain candidates for Congress
are Catholics is absolutely false. There
is ..ot a man in the race belonging to
the Catbolie faith, but if there was, it
shoulo not have anything to do with his
qualifieations for the position. Pay no
attention to rumors and the reports in
tended to prejudice.
In addition to the missionary services
already announiced for the Metthodisr.
churcb this evening and tomorrow at 4
and 8 p in., the visitors wish to-bold a
missionary institute Triursday morning
at 9:30 This institute will~be of special
interest, to pastors. laymen and the wo
man's missionary societies, as well as to
ali others who may attend. Encourage
us by your presence.
Mr. James Brandenburg, of tbe Uni
versity of South Carolina, will deliver
the fourth lecture of this session's series
on '"Democracy~ Dependent on Educa
tion," Friday evening, March 21sr, at
eight, o'clock in Sarainia school build
ing. The public is invitted to attend.
The State Rural Scnool Inspector, Prof.
Tate, will lecture May' 2nd. The dates
of the addresses of Commissioner Wat
son and Dr. La Bruce Ward will be ao
From the way the Congressional as
pirants are hustling over the contry,
and especially in Clarendon, they must
regard tbis county the battle ground.
and of course they will leave nothing
amndone in the effort to capture this vote
In Monday's Ne-ws and Courier, tbere
-appears a card from Mr. H. Leon Lar
issey wbo bad nonounced himsel f a can
-didate for this position, withdrawing
from the race, which leaives the contest
betwe-en FEdward W. Hughes. Geo. F.
-Von Kolnttz, R~ S. Whaley, John P.
Peurafov and J. G. Padge-tt. T be arst
three are from Charlestwn, and the last.
two are from Colleton. Mr. Hughes is
originally from Berkeley county. The
Drimnary comes at an unusual time of
she rear, in fact, a very busy time, but
we hope the voters will take the time to
go to ' he polls and vote so that Claren
don will not be behind the other coun
ties in taking a proper interest in the
selection of a Cougressmnan, and a me
ber of rthe lower H.'use of Representa
tives to l t he va,-acey caused b.y the
tt is really wonderful the interest now
being manifested for the good people
by the candidates for Congress. To hear
them talk President Wilson is waiting
patiently for them to reach Washington
so the government can s'-rt on its road
to progress, and these gentlemen are
needed to guide the Ship of State; with
out them, there would be nothing doing.
and President Wilsoo would be at a loss
to know what to do. Not only are they
concerned about the welfare of the Na
tion, but they are especially concerned
about the down trodden condition of
the farmers, which they are making a
special effort to relieve--wit.b a pack
age of garden seed, provided however.
the farmer will cast his vote to help him
win in the primary.
The monthly meeting of the County
Teachers Association took place lr the
graded school building last aturdas
with a good attendauce: after a son=
service by the school girls and a scri p
'ure lesson and prayer by Rev. H. K.
Williams pastor of the Manning Bap
tist church Prof H. I Ellerbe of Jor
dan delivered ar address on 'The
Teachers Worth While." Miss Pau
line Wilson sang a solo, and was foi
'owed with an address by Prof. Geo
W. Green of Turbeville on "School
and the Community." County Super
intendent E. J Browne led the round
table talk, and the meeting was one of
the best yet held. by the association
Since the organization of this a-socia
tion its effect upon the schools of the
county has been marked for good.
A very deplorable accident occured
t Alcolu last Thursday night Henry
Hartly a young white boy agen abuu
L4 years old was returning home with
ais father from nis work when he was
run over by a local freight train and
Instantly killed. ,.s the father anti
on were approaching the depot the
oy asked his father to take from him
ome wood that he had been carrying
Tome, and just as he was about to cross
,be track s cars backed down
cocking him down, and almost sev
rief his body in twain. Co r o n e r
rsy held an inquest, and the jury re
urned a verdict that the deceawned came
ohis death by being run over b%
rain No. 333. Tbere is nothing in the
erdict fixing the blame upon the rail
ad, and there was no evidence going
o show that the boy nad attempted t'
wing on to the train, it is said there
was no light on the back of the train,
>ut that while backing the engine bell
as ringing. Just what will be the
-esult of this accident so far as the
ailroad or'its emplo'.ees are concern
,d cannot be ascertained at this time,
>ut it. is thought there will be a suit
The Pimary Election.
To nominate a Congressman for th
irst Congressoioal District the State
Executive Committee fixed April 1st
or the primary, the second primary
will take place April 15th. and a third.
,f necessary. April 22nd
The committee also allows the club
oils to be opened for the enrollment of
,ose who became of age since last No
rember, these can be enrolled up to the
8r.h of March, and we would suggest
hat the secretaries of the several cluos
gee to it that all young men who be
ame of age since last November have
heir names put on the rolls so the3
nay vote in the primary on April 1st.
The dates and places for the campaign
neetiogs are as follows: Walterhoro,
.arch 20th; Charleston. March 21st;
4onck's Corner, March 24th; Maaning
It is to be hoped the people will take
in interest in this election as it is im
)ortant for the Irst District to have a
oupetent Representative to help the
)emoratie admoinistration make a suc
less. There are a number of gentlenn
n the race for the people to select from.
md while they are all st~rangers to the
najority we can say tnat the material
o select from is good. Of course like
my other citizen we have our personal
The State Committee has also fixed
he same time for holding the primary
select a member of the House ofVRep
-esetatives for Clarendon, the fill the
texuired term of Harvey W. Mitchum.
tho ~resigned to accept the position ot
state Dispens-iry Auditor, and by doing
o s will save the expense of another
>rimary, therefore when you go to vote
or the Congressman you will also vote
or a Representative. Remember the
late for the first primary April 1st.
'o The Voters of The First Congress
As is already well known I have had
mnder consideration the matter of be
ug a candidate for congress, but m.
luies in thbe Senate precluded me f rom
riving the subject the consideration it
leserved. I have looked into the con
litions thoroughly, and have reached
he conclusion that I am not in a posi
ion to mageO the race. The fee ol en
rance rtquired by the S'-..te Execui
ive Committee is entire' too much
or one of my means; thbis fee woul Is
lv be a part of the expense a candi
late would have to undergo, therefore
have determined not to contend for
I feel deeply grateful to niy friends
hroughout the district for their ex
ressions of confidence in me; I do notd
aelieve there is a candidate in the race
ho has had more and better ind ue
nents to run, neverthel ess. I cannot. -e
n way cle ar to comply withb the wish s
if these friends at this time To be
electd by a considerable number of
teople as their choice for such a highb
ud t.ooorable position is indeed an
ooor which I shall always cherish.j
.nd wnich gives me encouragement to;
trive the harder for the public welfare.
Manning, S. C., March 8, 1913.
We. the undersigned merchants of
danning, agree to close our places of
>usiness at six o'cldck every evening,
-xcept Saturdays, from the 15th of
tlarch to September 1st, next.
Plowden Hiardware Company.
The Manning Grocery Company.
Kazoff's Bargain Store.
Manning 510-25 Store.
Clarendoo Millinery Store.
Levi Mercantile Company.
The New Idea Company.
The Manning Hardware Company.
Manning Furniture Company.
B. A. Johnson.
J H. Rigby.
E. L. Wilkins.
S. . Venning.
Honor Roll Davis Station School..
Grade 1-Clara Bell Rich bourg,
Grade 4-Eldridge Bruuson.
Grade 5-Goldie Brunson.
Grade 6-Pauline Childers. May
Rtcabourg,Gertrude Blackwell, Claude
Grade 7-Athicus Richbourg.
Grae 8-Susie Horton, Lucile Hil
con, David Brunson, Ada Cil ders.
(MISS) ALMA WISE.
Honor Roll Big Branch School
First. Grade-Alice Bose-man.
Second Grade-Evelyn Cochran antd
Third Grade-Roberta Berry.
Fifth Grade-Anthony Altmtan.
Sixth Gr-ade-Brainard Gibson.
Eighth Grade-Grace Gibson.
The Water Works Prrgosition.
There is an -ffo:t bei.: d - in 1
town to have watrt- woks. a ,'-. n . 0
be desired, out the qo-tiot wih u- is
can we staud it this ime? The r ie of
taxation is air-:d. .et-' hih in t'~
town of Mennitig, to put in this im
provement will of course increase it,
and in order for the people to under
s-and what th,- condition i., we feel it
is incumbent on us to give some infor
When the lerislature was abour to
convene we went to the coutlti conimis
stoners to ascertain what the inancial
condition of t he count y was. and wa;s
told the count. was practically out. (if
debt, on the faith of this, the levy of
one-ha-f mill for past indebtedness was
taken off in order to relieve the tax
avers as tuch as possible, hut on re
iurning hone from the leislature. the
new si erv .or i.frns us ibtt elaiis
have been coining in which amount, in
round numbers, to about $16.001), some
of which there is no recori goiog to
show the exis'ence 4f the-c claims: we
are also informed that count, paper
is out drawing inter-st at. the rat'- of 7
per c t, and there is ot,. aiiur 3.00
in smih to pat on t hese claims. The
monifey the counft., owes muter he paid,
there is no rain sayi-tn that, and the
nly wat it cii be pa 1 is to inere-ase
the levt next. year. One mill raises
ab'uti $3.000, and if the county owes;
$13,000 it. will necessitate an additional
levy of not less than four milis, tik
this increase or taxation intlo c ,sid-r
at.ion with the neie-ss.tiry rais- fo- the
otemplateil improvement or water
work- and the taxpayers will re that
the burden is ext-aordinar beavr.
We are not opposed to itmprovelfm-nts,
we know of no better imo>ravenent.
nan to have a rood .ewertge s; stem
in this town, but if we ar.- a re.tdy t-tx
uurden-'d it seems to us we cau l
ro Consider well before we e. .a 1
more; there is such a thinog as niti ?
if more than we can chew, and under
the present conditions we feel that if
the people %ote uton thettslves a
further taxatiou for water works and
,ewerage, however much it is de-ired,
thev will he doing this very thing
Did we notfeel that the burden of tax
?tion likely to accrue is more than we
ire justified in undertaking at this
ime we would gladly advocate the
preposition contemplated by the pro
zressive citizens of Manning, but un
tr the conditions we do not think the
property owners would bb safe in un
1ertaking it at this time. We can
well alford to wait until the tax rate in
be county can be lessened.
The society correspondent of the
sunday News has the following items
The Neirhhorhood Club met. Tue-dav
ifrernoon at the home of Mrs. F. C.
homas. The ho.,tess had arranged
bhree tables for rook and a very inter
stiog game was played, after which a
elihtful sweet course was served. The
folowing members of the club were
present: lesdames G. L. Dickson, S.
) O'Bryan, W. P Legg, 3 A. Zeigler,
Shelby Davis. B. L. Bradham, and
Misses Hattie Appelr, Aut-usta Appelt
ud Vallye Appelt. Mesdaues W. E.
Brown, Joe Davis and Miss Lucy John
oe)n were invited guests of the club.
Miss Helen Boger entertained Wed
nesday evening in honor of Miss Char
lotte McLaughlin, of Bishopviile. Inter
estWi. games were played arna a thrt-e
ourse supper was served. The guests
present were Mis Charlotte McLiouh
to and Miss Lillie Davis, and Messrs.
Stuart Harvin, Alvin Rigbv and Mc
The Tuesday Evening Club met with
dr. and Mrs. W. C. Davis at the regu
ar appointed time There were three
ables arranged for proatressive rook.
he hostess served a sour and sweet.
ourse The members pr.-s.-nt were Mr.
od Mrs. W. C. Davis. Dr. and Mirs. J.
.. Cole, and Messrs. James Wide-man
od Frank Burgess. The visitors were
disses Edna and Louise Brockinton,
u and Rita Htiggius, Martha Davis
od Mr. Le-ard augins.
Miss Rita H useiiis rave a supper Fri
lay night in honor of Miss Martha
),vis, of Black Mountain, N C Sev
ral popular games were played. A mong
hose present were Mli-ses Martha
avis. Sarah Dwight, V-allye Appelt,
td Messrs. Allen Sauls. Leard Hug
ios, McLaurin Appelt and Eugene
The Matrons' Book Club met with
drs. Hugh McKelvey Wednesday af
ternoon. There were four tab'es ar
r-anged for prorre-ssive rook. A uelirht
Ful sweet. course was serveel. Those
resene. were Metsdames A-. I. Batrron.
. E Brown. J. A Co e. I. D. Coch
ran, W. I'. L-rr, S. 0. O'Br-yan. She;
>y- Davis. G. M. Smith, WV. S. Piowden,
. H. Rigby, and S. 1. Till. M t-s. J. A.
-inberge, Mrs. Davie Lt-.vi and Mrs.
Vines, of N.aw Yor-k. were visitors.
Dr. and Mrs. J. A. Cole entertained
t rook Friday evening De~irhtfal
-our and .weet cour..es wetre seir ved
hse presetit were Mr. anl M1r-. WV.
Davi,, Mr and Mr-s B B Breedin.
Ir and Mr-s. Ris-r, Mr-. J. CV Wide
aan anoi . - Louise Brockinton. and
idr. Frank Burgess and Miss Violet
Notice to Open Books of Subscription.
Under and by virtue of aut hority
rated b, a (-cotmmi,.silon fr. m ihe Se
-etari of State. hoek,. of subsc- iioni
er the i-apital stock for h*- Forest i
a:-e rattilec Conmpany wvil IIie opetti at
e office (of Louis L--vi, at Manninig, S.
. Friday. Mar-ch 14th. 1913, at 10
'lok, A M.
CHARLES .\l FU'LTON,
VOTE FOR JOHI
F COLLETON, CAN~il
A :ri' and rt ;II'ue. cCo regatiot)
tiled the an:i:triun and Sun.hay school ti
room of the 13:tptis'. church Sunday E
night., March.9:h. The occasion was,
the annual Ui:: S rvice part.icipated
in hr toe W. C. T. U., the churcnes, i
and the community at lare. in honor
of Fran-is E. Willard, and in recog
nition of the great, work for humanity n
which she was so largely in-tru'nental
in setting in motion.
Mr. Williams, the pastor of the Bap
tist, charch, in a few touching words,
pi.id a beautiful tribute to Francis Wil- o
The regultr choir. augmenten by sev- p
eral st' eet sirgers from the Presbyter
ian and Methodist, choirs furnished ap
propriate special music. The clear tunes it
of the violins. in the hanas of Messrs. B
Moffett. and Harvin. added much to this
!-p04n ild choir.
Rev. Watsonof the Methodist church. fr
read Ez.ekiel 27 Rev. McCord, of the 1(
Presbvt.-rian church, offered prayer, 8
askin God's esoecial blessing upon the Cl
cmsecrated women of the Woman's fa
Christian Temperance Union and the
worl-w id: work they are doing, and
p-ead. d teiderly for the -aloon-keepers F
an(! the drunka:ds, that they might be
won from th.- error of their ways and
turn to the Saviour An offering was fa
taken for the Francis Wilard memor- I
ial fund. h
Mr. Williams took Ezekiel 27:26 for B
his text. drawin: a vivid picture of the
proud city of Tyre, in its beauty and
pr sperity, and seeming security, like gi
a mcrchantt's ship, she was Queen of the m
S.-:s, but because of the sin and un
riglhteou-nes: "Thy rowers h a v e
brouglot. thee into great waters: the t.
ea-t wind hast broken thee in the midst 1
(f the sees" and "Thy riches and thy to
wares, thv merchandise. thy mariners, ni
thy pilos, and ail thy company which of
is is the midst. of thee, shall fall into fr
the heart of the seas in the day of thy et
ruin." Such was the fate of Tyre in the F<
day of her seeming triumph, and such c
will be the fate of each individual, no
mat.t-r how bright and beautiful, and
brilliant, and seemioily prosperous his 0
or her prospects may be, whose life is
built on the sinking sands of sin ahd
unrighriousess-the only hope of safty
is the Rock, ( hrist Jesus. S.
A Message to Railroad Men. 3
E. S Bacon, 11 Bast St., Bath, Me..
seuds out this warning to railroaders
everywhere "My work as conductor
caused a chronic inflammation of the
kidneys and I was miserable and all Ji
played out. From the day I began tak- m
ing Foley Kidney Pills I began to re- to
gain my strength, tnd I am better now 7,
than I have been for twenty years." th
Try them. The Dickson Drug Co , Man- et
niug, Leon Fischer, Summerton. c
Colored Methodist Rally. lo
Last. Sunday the African Methodist la
church raised $745 in a special rally ni
which is to :o towards the erection of a ol
nw church. This is a series of rallies bi
which will be had during the year. W
rhey are basing their rallies upon un- o
ique plans. The church membership la
was divided into two tribes-known as B
Bishop Turner Club and Bishop Chap- at
pelle Club. June Walker was bead of la
the Turner tribe and raised $270. Col
lins is the oldest steward in the church g,
and Walker is the o'dest trustee. At sa
three o'clock the Baptist and Methodist sa
ongregations met in union session, the B
sermon was delivered by Rev. Garrick, J1
;astor of the Baptist church. At this T
service $45 was raised in the "penny" 0
ollection. Much enthusiasm was mani- g
fested in this rally by the enttre negro ro
population in Manning, and great pi
~rwds attendled all the services. They e.
~re to raise $4,000 before beginning the B
vork. Thi.' money will he placed on in
ier-st in the banks here until 1914
The new structure proposed for er'ec
Lo' is to cost S10.000 and will be built ~
f brick. Rev. A W. Timmons, the
ew pastor at the colored Methodist
:hurch, is praised as heing a great
eader among his people in church work
td is adding ne~v life to the work in
The union meeting between the negro
:ommuiatsof the Baptist and Meth
jlist is said to be the first meeting of
its kind in the history of their churches
nd is spoke n of uis a sign of eradicating
Lhe semblance of feeling which use to
~xist. The colored Baptists raised S600 G4
n their rally the first Sunday in March.
A Cold, ILa Grippe, Then Pneumonia I
1s too often the fatal sequence. La l
3'ippe coughs hang on. weaken the
ytem, andl lower' th'e vital resistence.
R G Collins. Postmaster. Barnegat,
. J . says: "I was troubled with a se- ut
rere La Grippe cough which complete- ou
v exhausted me Foley's Honey & Tar th
ompound soon stopped the coughing en
-pells entirely. It can't be beat." The da
ikson Drug Co., Man ning. Leon i
'ischr, Sumimerton- ca
....... . to
-Honor Roll Oakdale Graded School. M
First grade-Marie Stewart and Anna t
Second grade-J. Hugh Cantey. d
Third grade-Erline Harrington and I
Ninth grade-Mlarie H'arrington. C~
Pneumonia Follows a Cold R
ut never follows the use 'If Folev's
oney and Tat' (omp und It, stnps theF
'tuh. heaIs the sore and inflamed air
~as.'ges, and strengthens the lungs. L
'he genuine is in a yellow package
ith beehive on carton. Refuse substi
tut es. The Dickson Drug Co., M)anning a
Leon Fischer, Sum merton. B
)ATE OR CIN~iE tr.
We are row showing the latest crea
ous in Ladies bleady-to-Wear goods. tc
Itch relieved in 30 minutes by Wool- g
rd's Sanitary Lotion. Never fails. I
Ald by Dickson Drug Co., druggists. (
Our Ladies Ready-to- Wear depart- d
ent consists of the latest in Ladies' t
resses and Tailored Waists. D t
5 or 6 doses 666 will break any case n
Chills and Fever; and if taken then y
a tonic the Fever will not return. g
rice 25c. I
We have a choice line of everything Y
Ladies Ready-to-Wear apparel. D. ri
Buy your frost proof cabbage plants !
om F. S. CANNON. Meggett's. S. C. p
00 to 4000 at S1 25, 5000 to 9000 :. ,
00. 10.000 to 15,000 at 90 cents. Spe-.
al prices on larger orders and satis- al
ction guaranteed. ti
Don't miss the grand display of m
r-nch Pattern Hats atD. Hirschmanns a
arch 18th an 19th. In
Farm Wanted-Several Marlboro
rmers have asked to get them farms
Clarendon. Write me what you
ve and best price. R. Cosby Newton. Cc
ennettsville. S. C. a
Don't forget the dates, 18th and 19th,
-and Millinery Opening at D. Hirsch- h
FOR SALE-In Williamsburg Coun- re
a tract of land containing 714 acres, fr
0 under cultivation, dwelling and 3 th
nant houses, plenty of timber for all
-cessary buildings. within half a mile
school and church. Fine and level,
onting on public road one mile Offer
for short time at attractive price. ri
>r price and terms address "Owner" au
,re this office.
TATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA
COURT OF COMMON PLEAS. a
>hn B. Adger, Plaintiff,
anning Warehouse Company, De- tt
UNDER AND BY VIRTUE OF. A m
idgment Order of the Court of Com- w
on Pleas, in the above stated action. tj
me directed, bearing date of Janua-y r
1913, I will sell at public auction, to a
e highest bidder, for cash, at Clar
don Court House, at Manning. in said d3
unty, within the legal hours for judi- m
al sales, on Monday, the 7th day of 10
pril, 1913, being salesday, the fol- "I
wing described real estate: ya
"All that piece, parcel or lot of si
nd lying, being and situate in Man- se
ng, Clarendon County, South Car
ina, containing one (1) acre, and m
)unded and butting as follows, to cc
it: North-east by Central Railroad hi
South Carolina, South-east by I
nds formerly of the estate of R. H. th
:yd, now owned by E. D. Hodge th
id Charlton DuRant, South-west by
nds formerly of William Boyd, and
rth-west by lands formerly o f
nius Boyd and Diana Boyd. The
we being the lot conveyed to the to
id Norwood A. Hall by Junius he
)yd and Diana Boyd by deed dated di
tue 13th, 1891, and recorded in Book th
T. page 531, office of Clerk of Court of
Common Pleas for Clarendon of
)unty and conveyed by A. I. Bar a
n, as Clerk of Court of Common
eas to said Mortgagor by deed dat- er
October 22. 1907, and recorded in 3C
ok 53, page 735." tr
Leave is hereby given to either ed
.rty to this action to become the "3
irhaser at said sale. fr
Purchaser to pay for papers. di
E. B. GAMBLE,
Sheriff Clarendon County. i
ATE OF SOUTH CAROLUNA,
Countj of Clarendon.
COURT OF COMMON PLEAS.
rmofert Manufacturing Company, a
orporation duly chartered and creat- fa
id under the laws of the State of by
outh Carolina. Plaintiff, se
L. Gowdy, and E. C. Burgess, Trus- B1
mee in Bankruptcy of J. L. Gowdy,
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, That re
der and by virtue of an Order issued h(
t of the Court of Common Pleas of P1
r County of Clarendon, in the above
titled action, bearing date of the 26th .
y of February, 1913, to me directed,
will sell to the highest bidder, for ax
sh, before the court house door in tbe
ivn of Manning. County of Clarendon,
d State of South Carolina, on the first br
nday in A pril, 1913, the same being ali
e 7th day of said month, during the to
tal hours of sale, the two following te
scribed nieces, parcels of tracts of thi
>d, lying, being and situate in the
unty of Clarendon, State of South
The first tract containing seventy (70)
res, and bounded North by lands of th
P. Barrow and C W. Barrow, East su
lnis of Robert Charles McFadden, ca
nth by lands of Robert Charles Mc- he
,dden,~and West by lands of Mrs. M- at
DuBose, A. L. Morris and C. W-.L
The second tract containing fifty (50)
res, and bounded North by lands of
W. Barrow, East by lands ofL J. W.
rrow and J N. DuBose, Sohth by ov
3ds of A. J. Morris, and West by lands
own as McFadden lands.
Purchaser to pay for papers, and if
i s not complied with on day of sale,
d lands will be resold on the same or
ne subsequent salesday, at the risk Ic'
the purchaser.E.BGA L,
.Sheriff Clarendon County.
le State of South Carolina, h
County of Clarendon.
3URT OF COMMON PLEAS.
a L'.vi, Plaintiff, th
mes Kennedy. Sr., James Kennedy
Ir , Sam Kennedy and William
[TDER AND BY VIRTUE OF A
dgent Order of the Court of Com :
>n Pleas, in the above stated ac- of
u, to mue directed. bearing date of mi
b. 7, 1913, I will sell at public auc tis
>n, to the highest bidder, for cash, Ca
Clarend'mn Court House. at Man 11
g, in said county, within the legal foi
lurs for judicial sales, on aionday, to
e 7..h day of April. 1913, being Fi
lesday, the following described real thi
All of the right, title, interest, tic
tim and demand of the Defendants
,in and to all that piece, pare or J,
at of land lving, being and si. ?iWe
Clarendon County, said State,e
ining sixteen and four tenths (1b
.0) acres, mor e or less, as per plat of
hu R. Hayneswvorth, Surveyor,.
.ted the 21st day of January, 1904,
d bounded and butting as follows,
wit: North by lands of Susan Nel
n, East by lands of J. D. Weeks, LA
>uth by lands of Harriett Freeman,
id West by lands of WV. M. Brails
Leave is given to any of the parties
this action to become the purch- 01
r at sucht sale.
Purchaser to pay for papers.
E. B. GAMBLE,
Sheriff CLPandlon County.
The May fly's life is complete in four
five hours, during which it is born,
natures, loves, fights, mates, propa
ites and dies. The ordinary moth
res three to four days,. the locust
rasshopper) lives four weeks, dragon
r six to eight weeks, male bees or
ones four to five months, snails two
three years. queen bee two to three
ars, mouse six years. squirrel six
ars, pigeon ten to twenty years, ca
ry twelve to fifteen years, rabbit ten
gars, brer fox fourteen years. craw
;h twenty years. pig twenty years,
)n thirty-five years, toad frog forty
,ars, cat forty years, bear fifty years.
ven 100 years, eider duck, 100 years,
trrot 100 years, golden eagle 104
ars, white headed vulture 118 years,
ke 200 years, carp 200 years, eleahant
50 years and swan 300 years.
Considering the fact that the aver
se man's age is only about thirty
ee years, it will be seen that many
embers of the animal kingdom have
great advantage over the human race
their allotted length of life.
Angrily the head of the haberdashery
ncern stormed into the employment
ency and demanded an interview
ith the manager.
"I understand," he said, "that you
tve been recommending as Al col
tors certain young men whom You
present as having collected money
om us. If they can get it from us
ey can get it from anybody. That's
e way you make it appear, conse
zently your clients land good jobs."
With visions of possible libel suits
ling before his guilty conscience, the
rent attempted self justification.
"You are considered pretty hard nuts,
in know," he said.
"Oh, that's all right," said the man.
t ain't that I'm kicking about, but
it one of your men has ever collected
dollar at our shop, and it don't do
zy good to lie about it."-New York
It Might Have Been Worse.
Mark Twain during one of his lec
re tours was waiting at a station
r a delayed train. The lecture com
ittee and several townsmen were
[th him and talking their best to pass
e time away. One man told about a
ghtfully unhealthy town he had read
out, and it was a grewsome tale of
ring and burials and that sort. "It
ght have been worse," Twain fol
wed, in his slow and direct manner.
lived in that same town for two
a, and I never died once-not a
:gle time." The way he said It
emed to daze the crowd, and not a
an said a word in response. "Of
urse you may think I'm lying," the
imorist continued, "and I'm sorry, for
can't get -any witnesses to testify
at I didn't, because everybody else
at lived there is dead."
Dr. Johnson and Tea.
ronas Hanway was,an inveterate foe
tea and wrote a pamphlet in which
ascribed the majority of nervous
sorders to tea drinking. He declared
at the practice was sapping the vigor
Englishmen and spoiling the beauty
women and expressed horror at the
ct that no fewer than six ships were
ployed in the China tea trade. Dr.
hnson, who reviewed Hanway's dia
be in the Literary Magazine, prefac
his criticism with the frank avowal,
'he author is to expect little justice
m a hardened and shameless .tea
inker, whose kettle has scarcely time
cool, who with tea amuses the even
g, with tea solaces the midnight and
th tea greets the morning." but even
.admitted that tea drinking was not
od for the working classes, as he
ught It an inducement to Idleness.
More Than Was Asked.
rhe old tombstone, in the quaint
shion of Jg kinid, implored the passer
to pause and drop a tear, and no
oner ad the beautiful girl read the
scription than she began to weep.
it her mother reproved her.
Cecilia," she exclaimed, "why can
i not have more restraint? You are
uested merely to drop a tear, and
re you have burst into several!"
lather-pon my word, you children
e getting too dainty for anything,
m and butter on the same piece of
ead, indeed! Why, when I was your
e I was glad to get enough dry bread
eat. Bobby-You have a much bet
time living with us, don't you, fa
Vife-Why did you tell the Batsons
at you married me because I was
ci a good cook, when you 'know I
n't even boil a potato? Hubby-I
d to make some excuse, my -dear,
d I didn't know what else to say.
'An aviator has one big advantage
er other men."
'Most of his advantages are over
in, but what is this special one?"
'He can want the earth without be
i called grasping."-Baltimore Amer
rohnny-Mamma, will you wash my
,e? Mamma-Why, Johnny, can't
u do that?' Johnny-Yes, but I'll
re to wet my hands, and they don't
Not Like the National Game.
eraldine- Did you ever play kissing
mes? Gerald-Yes, and I remember
m as games that didn't have to be
led on aceount of darkness..-New
.0 compliance with the mnstructions
the State Democratic Executive comn
ttee. the Clarendon County Execu
e Committee will assemble at the
urt. House Saturday 15th of March at
o'clock A. M. to make arr'angemeats
the primary to be holde'n April 1st,
nominated a Congressman for the
Cogressional District, and take
necessary steps to fill a vacancy in
Legislature created by the resigna
n of Hon. Harvey W. Mitchum.
By order of
M. Windham, A. J. Richbourg,
Secretary. Co. Cham'n.
). Q. Edwards,
flee over home Bank a nd Trust Co
n..... nolde Prevent Pneumonia
EDWARD W. HUGHES.
THE PEOPLES CANDIDATE FOR CONGRESS
Clarendon County Schools Field Day Exercises
To Be Held at
Manning Friday, April 18th, 1913.
1. Opening Exercises, 10:30 A. M.
2. Song, "America."
Declarations. Open to girls only. One from each school.
Selection must not exceed five minutes.
Oratorical Contests. Open to boys only. One from each
school. Selection must not exceed five minutes.
Spelling. Grade 2. Hunt's Progressive Course. Book I, Pages
1 through 32.
Grade 3. Hunt's Progressive Course. Book I, Pages 33
Grade 4. Hunt's Progressive Course. Book I, Pages 52
Grade 5. Hunt's Progressive Course. Book II, Pages 1.
Grade 6. Hunt's Progressive Course. Book II. Pages 83,
wrade 7. Hunt's Progressive Course. Book II, Pages 60,
Grade 8. Payne's Common Words Commonly Misspelled.
Pages 1, through 36.
Grade 9. Payne's Common Words Commonly Misspelied,
Pages 37, through 72.
Grade 10. Payne's Common Words Commonly Misspelled,
Page's 78. through 121.
Reading. Grade 1. Wheeler's Primer.
Adv. 1. Wheeler's First Reader.
Grade 2. Wheeler's Second Reader.
Grade 3. Stepping Stones to Literature-Third Reader.
Grade 4. Hill's Fourth Reader.
Grade 5. Hill's Fifth Reader.
Grade 6. Riverside Selections for Sixth Grade.
Grade 7. Riverside Selections for Seventh Grade.
Manual Contests. Sewing Quilt Scraps. To be made on Field
Day by "girls under 14 years.
Apron. To be made before Field Day under Teacher's super
vision by girls over 14 years.
Best Loaf of Bread.
Best Loaf Cake.
Best Pound of Batter.
Woodwork. Things to be brought in by the boys.
Table, Axe-helve, Bread-board. Chicken Coop, Book-shelf.
Dinner 1 to 2 O'clock.
For Girls- For Boys
1. 50-Yard Dash. 1. 50-Yard Dash (12 years or under).
2. Basket Ball Throw. 2. 100-Yard Dash (over 12 years).
3. Hoop-race. 3. Three legged Race.
4. Hopping Relay Race. 4. Standing Broad Jump.
5. Running High Jump.
Basket Ball Game. Base Ball Game.
1. Each school is entitled to one entry for each grade in spell
ing and reading.
2. No pupil will be permitted to enter more than one Literary
3. Entrance into Literary Contests will not debar from Ath
letic or Manual Contests.
4. The names of contestants, with the events for which they
are entered. must be sent to Miss Katherine M. Richardson,
Manning, S. C., not later than April 12.
We hope to present a banner to tbe country school winning
the most prizes. No high school elligible.
Everybody is invited and urged to come and bring well-filled
askets. Instead of attempting to serve dinner as it was done
last year, the group or community plan has been adopted. This
will not necessitate any tables, and m&uch time can be saved.
Sash, Doors and Blinds.
Largest manufacturing stock house in the South.
Special sizes on short notice: : : : :
A. . FISCHER CO.
HIARLESTON, S. C.
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