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BENlTETTSYILItE, S. O,
BY S. A. BltOWN & CO.
Office on Marion Street Opposite
Friday, November 6, 1903.
MARION DISTRICT APPOIN fMENTS.
... \ TamD ROUND-E. P. TAVLOB, P. B.
Brigbtavllle, Antlooh', Nov. 7,8 j
North Marlboro, Oak Grovo 4-30 p.m.
Nov 8, 9
. BUnhoimot, ?febron, 11 14,15
BennettavlHo Sta, (nighi) 15,16
BrownavUlo, Kew Holly, 41 a 1,22
v Now In Town.
. Dr. Wm Edwards, the noted color
ed divino healer, who is traveling over I
the state relieving Buffering humanity
is DOW in our town performing won
derful work among our people, ouring j
. . lame back a, rheumatism, h ead ac h ea
and other troubles. For the present j
he is stopping with Wm Townsend
near colored Methodist church, and
will bo pleased to wait on all needing
.Letters ad dre wed to tho following uamcd I
dorena romalo uncalled for at tho post
omeo ia BonaettsvUlo :
Men's Li ut.
R P Bell. K D Ru uah, J J Sauu
deis, Fancie Jett, O A Ch?a m.
Maggie Mathew, Josephine 1 ar?
Hamilton sells 14 lbs good
green coffee for $1.00
Sayos Two From Death.
"Oar little daughter had an almost fetal
attack of whooping cough and bronchitis,"
writes Mrs, W. K. Havilaud, of Armonk,
N. Y., "but when all other remedies failed
we saved her lifo with Dr. King's New
Discovery. Oar niece who had Consumption
in an advanced stage, also used this won
dorul medicino aed to-day ehe ia perfectly
well." Desd?rate throat and tung diseases
yield io Br. Sing's Now Discovery as to
no other medicino on earth. Infallible for
CouSha and Golds 500 and $1.00 bottles
guaranteed by J- T. Douglas & Bro. Trial
AFINE COTTON PLANTATION,
Eleven or twelve horse. Well im
proved. Adjoining the Aycock Planta*,
tion. One mile from Wedgefield, A. 0.
ALSO a Six Horse Farm, laying upon
Wateree swamp, Two and a halt miles
'3'l?Cic are fine lands,
.-^iply to ' Dr. ff. T. MCLAURIN,
Cot 63. Sumler, g.\tj,
Our Town Oorvcmmcnt.
M AV OB.-?'. A. Hodges
ALDERMEN-J. Frank Breeden, C. S.
^baffin, A..G. Sinclair, W. W. Pate.
CLERK & TREASURER-Milton Mc
Laurin. Office open daily.
PooiCE-J. F. David, H. C. Harper.
Marlboro County O?cers.
SHERIFF-J. B. Green
CLERK OF CLERK-J. A. Drako
J un UK OF PRODATE-M. MoLaurin
CORONER-C. F. Covington
SUPERVISOR-M. E. Coward
SUPT. EDUCATION-W. Ii, Stanton
TREASURER-J. H. Thomas
AUDITOH-ChaB. I. Shcrrill.
SENATOR-Chas. S. MsCall.
REPRESEN TATIVES-D. D. McColl, Jr.
J. P. Bunch, Wei como Quick.
MAOi8rAiE8-C. D. Easterling, T. L.
H. L. MoLaurin, MoColl
John A. Calhoun. Clio,
W. J. Atkinson, Blenheim,
D. D. Stubbs, Brightsville,
W. W. Irby, Smithville.
Bennettaville Church Directory
METHODIST-A. B, Watson, P. C.
Sunday school 5.00 p. m. Preaching at
11.00 a. m. and 8.30 p.m. Prayer moot
ing Wednesday evening at 8.00 o'clock.
Superintendent Sunday sohool, Phil: A.
BAPTIST-Rov. Rufus Ford, Pastor.
Sunday school at 10.00. Preaching Sun
day at 11.00 a. m., and 8.30 p. m. Prayer
meeting Thursday evening at 8 o'clock.
Superintendent of Sunday sohool, H. W
PRESBYTERIAN-Bunyan McLeod Ph.
I)., Pastor. Services every Sabbath
(summer) ? 1 a. m. and 8 p. m.; (winter)
ll a. m. and 7.30 p. rn. Prayer meeting
Thursday 5 p. m. Seat? free. Strangers
cordially invited. Sunday school every
Sunday 10 a. m. Superintendent, J. T.
Dudley. All parents and children mode
welcomo at thc sohool.
EPISCOPAL-nev. G. W. Boyd, Bootor,
Preaching every sooond and fourth Sunday
St II A. m., and 8.00 p. m. Sunday
sohool at 9.30 a. m. Dr. J. A. Falson,
Nothing has ever equalled it.
Nothing can ever surpass it.
A Perfect For All Throat and
Cure : Lung Troubles.
Money bsotf If lt fail?. Trial Botttaa fr so.
Are You Afflicted ?
TJ1.0ERINA is absolutely guaranteed
to cure Ulcers, Ringworms, Eczema,
Itch, Sores and chronic skin diseases.
Bond 35 cenia and get a package hy
moil. Manufactured and sold hy
K. G. DOZIER, M. D.
Lurabprton, N. G.
Senator McCall opent Tuesday
in; Columbia. ; ;
Mrs! Florence Cannon*, has
been visiting relatives iii Marion.'
Mr. Harris Bristow is baok
from a trip to Texas
Mr. Robert Mooro, of Darling
ton..was in town yesterday.
Miss Luna McDaniel of Beauty
Spot was in town Tuesday shop
. Dr. J. Li. Napier of Blenheim ,
has our thanks for appreciated
Mrs. T. M. Webster has re ,
turned from a visit to Darling- 1
Mr. Alex McLieod now of Dar- ,
lington spent Sunday in Ben- ;
Mrs. Wm Turner of Greenwood 1
is here spending some time with
her son Mr. Will Turner
Mr. J. A. Drake, our worthy I
Clerk of Court, spent four days
in bed last week with lagrippe
Mr. Harris Bristow sold a car |
load of horses here salesday and
one in Sumter Wednesday
Mr J. D. Huestess of Jndson j
section was up salesday and call
ed. He was just back from the ;
Mr. J. F. Everett has been '
drawn to serve as a petit juror
in U. S. District Court at Char- !
leston next month )
Mr. Wm Usher of Bethel sec
tion was down Saturday. Ho was
looking badly from an attack of
Mr. J. T. Cope of the Flats
was up Friday and made us a
call. He is preparing to move
back to his old home Clio.
Rev. Sf. C. Quick of Smithville
was down Saturday and made us
a pleasant call. The short crops
this year has made many pretty
blue, but they are going ahead.
Rev. R. E. Peele of Dillon
Baptist church filled an appoint
ment at McColl Sunday then
came down and preached for
Rev. Ford at tho Baptist church
. Mr. H. K. Covington, of Marl
boro has been in the city for sev
eral days this week. He brought
over his fine pair of horses and
has been exercising them on our
good roads.-Sumter Herald
Going to Robeson.
Dr. J. O. McKenzie, of Tatum,
is preparing to move over to Parkton,
Robeson county next year, where he
will practice hiB profession. The Doc
tor is a line physician and will be
missed hy tho good people of Tatum.
Mittlo refunds your money if
disple*?flod rcv.tt pe p.? represented !
or your mopey buck
j -P.fi TJ'IO-T?X&JZ Thu MOOKI.
STUAM L?.vOHnhv ol Charlotta; H. C.
Mv. Wiley J. Haldwiii will hall os yon
Mondays and TuoBdaya, and deliver same
promptly Saturdays. Hates reasonable
Onoo a patron always ono?
Town Taxos Duo.
Tho books for the collection of
Town Taxes aro now open and
Clerk McLaurin ia ready to write
your receipt. Seo his notice else
Clio Novelty Works.
Parties in want cf Sash, Doors,
Blinds, Balusters, Bracket Work,
etc., can get them from Clio Nov
elty Works. Mr. P. A. Hodges ia
, agent at Bennettsville.
Mittle gives the same pricea
which are bottom prices to every
A Love Letter.
Would not intoreBt yon if you're looking
for a guaranteed Salve foo Sorcn, Burna
or PilcB. otto Dodd, of Fonder, Mo ,
writes: "I Buffered with an ugly Boro for a
year, but a box of Bucklen*B Arnica Salve
cured mo. l'ts the beet salvo on earth.
! 25a at J. T. Douglas & Bro Drug store.
- Special attention is asked
to the advertisement of Mr. C.
B. Hubbard the grocer on the
Broke Into His House.
S. Lo Quinn of Cavendish, Vt., was
robbed of bis customary health by invas
ion of Chronio Constipation. Whon Dr.
King's Now Life l illa broke into hia house
hia trouble wa'- nrreatcd and now he'? en
tirely cured. They're guaranteed to cure,
25c at J. T. Douglaa & Bro Drug Storo,
Tho Continental Plant Co., Kittrell
N. 'J., aro Hie shippers of strawberry
plat's in the world. All desiring to
grow this 1 scious fruit should write
for their full catalogue. They offer
aleo all kinds fruit tresa. See their nd.
Medical and Surgical Aid for Jewelry.
In ou: workshop, fractures and breaks
aro mended, abrasions removed nml parti
?le? of gold, Bilver and othor "precious''
motal restored to a hoalthy condition.
is dono successfully by workmen of ?kill
and experience. MiBaing pnrts can bo re
stored, diamonds and other stones reset.
Our charges aro reasonable.
S. J. PEARSON.
Next door to postoffice.
TALKING IS C
^??y things in au Advert?
But seeing is
If I can't SELL you Vu
House in BennettamRe T wi
soil at prices not to their I
liserrient in the other pup?
I claim to be selling sorai
the balance of my stock a
and I know these prices n
than others are selling at.
I think I can snit ;
If I do not have the artic
it at 10 per cent above c
I mean business a
G. W. W
14 Years fn Hu
TOWN AND COUNTY NEWS.
-- Potato digging is now in
- Col C. S. McCall has started
a stock farm of registered cattle.
-The weather last week was
fine for cotton picking and saving
- Puller Bros and W. P.
Breeden got^in some fine mules
- Mr. J. M. Jackson has some
fine town property for salo. See
- The hunting season is now
on, but get permission to shoot
on posted lands.
- If you want a home in a
healthy part of Sumter county
write Dr. H. J. MeL?urin at Sum
- Plenty of seed oats at C. S.
McCall's and now is a good time
to plant a large crop.
Boys knee suits and knee pants
the best in the land at bottom
prices at Mittle's store
- The colored Baptist Asso
ciation met here last Thursday.
The attendance was large from
the surrounding country.
See Mittle's milliner for up-to
date hoad tLreeii.
Tho cor rcpt thing is, a neck ruff
get i?? ut Mit tle'?s ntoro. "
- Call on Sol Brown and soe
his bargains iii* Mattings and
???f Not cheap goods but good
goods cheap at Mittle's store.
- Tho best cook you can have
now is one of those new stoves
at Percy Moore's
A full line of H J. Heinzs Cc.
Pickles Preserves, Ketchups, Sau
ces, Jellies &c. at
W. M. Rowe's.
Beal good green coffee 8J tol2?
cts at W. M. Howe's.
Boyal Bakiug Powders at
W. M. Rowe's.
Just received a large lot of NEW
LOADED SHELLS of all kind.
At W. M. ROWE'S.
Concessions ol' a Priest
Rev. Jno S. Cox, ot Woke, Ark., writes,
'For 12 yenT I Buffered from Yellow
Jaundice. I consulted a number of phys
icians and tried all sorts of medicines, but
gob no reliof. Thon I hegan tho ase of
Electric Bitters and feel that I am DOW
aured of a disoaso that had me in its
grasp for twelve years.'' If rou want a
reliable medicine for Liver and Sidney
trouble, stomach disorder or general de
bility, get Eleotrio Bitters. Its guaranteed
by J. T. Douglas & Bro. Only soo.
NOTICE-1 HAVE REMOVED MY
OFFICE TO TUE ROOMS OVER THE
"PLANTERS NATIONAL BANK."
H. H. NEWTON.
Sept 1, 1902.
That Throbbing Headache
Would quickly leavo you, if you used
Dr, King's New Lifo Fills. Thousands of
Bufferers have proved their matchless merit
for Sick apd Nervous Headaches, They
make puro blood and build up your health.
Only 25 cents, money back if not cured.
Sold by J, T. Douglas & Bro Druggist.
*?y~PipcB and Smokers Supplies in
endless variety can be found at J. T.
Douglas & Bro.
St?f" Knox's, Cooper's, and Cox's
gelatine nt \V. M. Rowe's
A complete lino of Armours
Carnied moats at W. M. Rowe's
Ready for Your Orders.
Mr. L. F. Stubbs of Lea tor has
taken the Agency for tho Wil
bur's Stock Food, for stock and
poultry. None better on tho mar
ket. Every package guaranteed.
It will also prevent hog cholera,
and those who uso it can rest eaBy
ns to cure. Orders will bo delivered
Write or phone him and he will
bo pleased to give you all informa
tion. R. F. D. No 4. Sold in any
Mittle first to show up-to-date
wearing appareil for the ladies
% the War ?
?HEAP! Wo often
sement which are evasive.[
rniture' Cheaper than any
ill make my competitors
'iking. Note ray adver
3 lines at COSt. and
t greatly reduced prices,
re lower, very much lower ,\
you as to Quality.
ile you want. I will order
ost and show you tho
ad don't ioreet it!
! FURNITURE BUSINESS.
Pronchilla at Presbyterian church Sun?
day at ti a. m. and 7.30 p. m. Tho publ*c
are invited. I
The Regalar SIoDtby Lltorary Ba?ln?as |
Social Mooting o? the Epworth League of
the Mothodhit church wiU be hold at tb?
residence- of Sherill J, B. Groen, on Friday
overling, Novcmbn: tho 6th, at ^ 30 o'clock.
Tbe publie cordially invitad.
Tbo Epworth League Prayer mooting
Ia bold every. Tuesday oveoing Ia tb?.
Sunday Behool roora of the Methodist j
church at 8 o'clock. The public Invited.
Prayer mooting at Presbyterian church
Thuruday afternoon nt $ p. ra.
Tho hour for evening Rcrvicco at the!
ehurohes in now 8.00 o'clock.
Prayer meeting at tho Baptist ohuroh :
every Thursday ?vening at 8.00.
Prayer meeting at the Methodist eburoh
ovory Wednesday at 8.00 p. m.
Tho hour for Sunday School at the
Methodist ohureh bas boon changed tc
4 00 o'clock in the afternoon.
Curoo Blood Foison, Cancer, Uloora, Ec
zema, Carbunclos, Sta. Medlo!no Freo
Robert Ward. Maxey's, Ga., says: "I
suffered i rom blood poison, my head, face
nnd shoulder were on? mons ol' cor rup t iou
aches in hones and joints, burninp, itch
ing scabby skin; waa all run down ami
discouraged, but Botanic Blood Balm
cured mo perfectly, healed ali the nore
raid ?ave thy ?1 iii tho rich .clow 6f health
Blood Bah? put,new Ufa iut? m.*'. blood,
and new ambition iuto mj bruin." cleo.
A; SVill'aniH, ?usbUry, (koo coytrvV v?'fb
pimples, cbrauic sore uh hook'of head;
suppurating swelling ou neel:, outing ill*
coi on leg. bono pains, itchint! sktoj
cured pcii?ctlv by Boloaic Blood l>?lui
I sores all hoaled, Botanic Blood Balm
cures all malignant blood troubles, EUI h
as eczema, scabs and ecalcn, pimple.
running sorua, carbuncles, scrofula, cte.
Especially advised for ail obstinato eas-.:'
that have reached tho second or thiid
? stage. Druggists, $1. To prove it cure ;,
.sample of Blood Balm sent free and pre
paid by writing Blood Balm Co., Atlan
ta, Oa. Describe trouble and free medic.-:
advice ?-cut in sealed letter, for sale : :
J. T. Douglas & Bro
ARTISTIC AS WELL AS
Idens in Millinery ore realized . a i
Hats. Our display of
FALL AND WINTER MIILENKRY
never loses its attractiveness. Ti '
collection is kept up to a high sta;
dard of excellence in beauty au
quality. Now creations, mor.
charming perhaps, take the plat
of Hats which have boen selected.
White and light colored fol ta ai
showu in great variety. Their lint
are softened with quills, breast i
and pom-poms, together with thr
draped scarf of silk and broad ril
MISSES LEASE & W00TER5.
TUB LADIRS STORR,
Don't You Lovo Flowers?
It so, and you want some prett.
pots of all sizes in which to plac
thom, call at the Hardwaro stor
anti you can be suited.
Mothers Rend This.
"Wo hope that all the mo thora c. j
our community have read tho advei - j
tiaement of Dr. Moffatt'* teething pon
de rs (Teethina) that has been appeal j
ing in this paper, os it comes to us I
highly endorsed hy tho heat people bf
tlie lund who haye UBod it.
Teethina is not a patent medicin- ;
but n favorito prescription of Dr. C. j
J. MofTett who grMunted At -Jefferson: j
Medical Collego, Philadelphia, Pa
and has lind much experience iu ibu
treatment of children, and hin Teed:
ina becoming so popular ho was force- - '
to abandon tho general practice to de
vote his time to tho manufacture c t
these powders that have saved th
lives of thousands of children. It i.
claimed that nothing equals them fe r
tho irritations of teething and tb
summer troubles of children of any
age and no mother with small chili
ron should bc without them.
OEJE HAS COME
title's Store is the place
i? supply your wants
Whether it be Dry Goods, Millinery, Shoes,
Notions and Underwear.
lille will show you the
ost complete and up to
Sate Hoe af
Ladies and Children's COATS AND
BOYS SUITS and OVERCOATS.
C- KV increased business is evidence conclusive, we bave tbe
Go la at the EIGHT PRICES.
?- W??^l5ftSft All kinds of GOOD SHOES to FIT
l?lMwSil?* ALL SIZE FEET, Get a pair of
Wi ..I ?FE BROS SHOES tor every female member of your
tU?i?y, then yon will have them well shod for little money.
BLANKETS, Tho famous Georgia Wool Blankets.
Get on prices on Blankets and we will get your trade.
Just in new shapes in Shirt Waists, HATS, Ready to wear
Hats Ai\d other Millinery Goods. We never allow Stock to
kn down in hopes of running off Tail-enders or Stickers. Our
increased business justifies a full stock the year round to satis
fy the w&?tB of the Good Dressers who patronize Mittles StOfB.
Om '/Ready to Wear Department
la ?r?mr the business. We are continually duplicating in
?v?ry line. You will not have to take what is left ii you trade
nf V?TT1 l??'S STORE,
???isfc received a big shipment of Boys Knee Pants. Prices
from 25 cents up. Values that win Trade. Our line of Knee
Pant Suiis, Boys Overcoats and Odd Pants to fit all ages, and
amt Jil! u<;rses.
ti not pleased with your purchases from
THE UP-TO-DATE MERCHANT.
Om 20, 1903.
Bennettsville, S. C.
I? I imilifi plli
MATTING-B, BUGS, BABY
Carriages and Go-Carts.
REMEMBER, a full line of NEW AND UP-TO-DATE
Furniture for Bed Room. Dining Room. Hall
?Lii(k K.vtohen? is to be found here at prices that will make
y ii want to refurnish your house.
Special attention qaici to 'new starters' going
Call and Inspeet our Lines.
"THE FURNITURE MAN?
. ?. 20, 1903. BENNETTSVILLE, S, O
BI YOUR PH0PEBTY AGAINST LOSS
ME, lice a 118 Ufe
I LL COME, and generally v/hen least expected, therefore, it is
g (nf ". Uvyiooaa to protect yourself against loss by Insuring your Dwellings,
Furniture, Barns and Cotton Gins, Stores and Stocks of Merchandise, in
ion bhe of the Companies named below. If you will call on mc at my
MI',.... o ror ' ?untara National Bank, Beonettavilfe, or write mo at Bennetts
villa, 8. C . and let mo maka you rate, you will be surprised to know how
Hitls it wilt COS! YOU to secure THIS PROTECTION.
? i Cori?janice represented by mo are as follows ;
rp?ol & i.oudoo & Globo, of Liverpool
H?yaif o? Liverpool,
ti - .? Hmtford, Conneatiout,
iifiHb .ij, ct '? 'ar?ford, Oona.,
PflMaiz, >:t JOIUU),
Noith Urltah fs ld ox CAC tile, of Lan ion and
Vbw?x, ?I Hartford, Conn.,
'il ?tu.., D2 No CT York,
l'lu^viK, '<: i< rook i/o,
?1 New York,
ncA'uyvti ., New York,
Southoro Stook Mutual, Greensboro,
Southern irnderwritora, Greensboro,
Hanover, of Now York,
Niagara, of Now York,
Philadelphia Underwriters, Philadelphia,
Pennsylvania, of Philadelphia,
Fire Association, Phihulolphia,
Equitable, of Okarleatoa, B. 0.
German, of Frocport, 111.,
Queen Ina. Co., of America, N. Y.
Georgia Homo, Columbus, Ga.,
Jo., of . orth Amorlca, Philadelphia,^British Amorica, Toronto, Cunada.
;ITE Busine?* in any section of the County. ALL LOSSES
HON I 3 i Y ADJUSTED AND PROMPTLY PAID.
Bept W, 1903.
A, J. BRISTOW, AGT.
Bennettsville, S. C.
\ i \.r A?.X WAMTED-to look after
our interest in Marlboro and adjacent
cooatles. t)?lnry or Commission.
Lildresa ibu HAIIVBV On. Co.,
Flowers I Flowers 1
Mrs. Jno S. Moore has a line
lot of Qeraniuinn, Begonias
Ferns, Palms and other plants,
well rooted, that she desires to
sell Cuttings 2?o per dozen,
4Hg Wrmmp'- w ig?
Among th? New Arrivals
The celebrated "Alco'7 Brand
FOR HARDWARE W WM DESCRIPTION;
Do You want A GRAIN DRILL f
If se* Get The Best
We sold in this County last season ELEVEN* of thc *' Far
mer's Favorite Grain Drills," and every one of
them gave perfect satisfaction. We guarantee them to please.
Read what some of our customers have to say :
MR. P. A. HODGES,
I am very much pleased with the ''Farmers Favorito Grain
Drill" bought of you last season; I have planted my orops of Oats, Wheat, Peas
and Sorgum Cane, and it hos given mo satisfaction. Where 1 have been putting
Four Bushels Oats whoa sowed with hand, I find Two and a Huif Bushels is suffi
cient when sowed with Prill. Signed J. F. BREEDJSN, ;
Tbis is to certify that we planted our oren of small grain with the "Farmer's j
Favorito Grain Drill" last season, and are pleased with it in every particular. Wc
planted as much os six bushels Red Rust Proof Oats per aero, and in overa* instance
it gave us a perfect stand, and has given ontiro satisfaction. We heartily recom?
mend it. Signed T, S. and E. W. EVANS:
MR. P. A, HODGES
Tho "Farmer's Favorite Grain Drill" bought of you has
eiven cntiro satisfaction, and I heartily recommend it.
Signed J. C. 11AM EU.
See us if y ott Bspect \
to Buy a DRILL,
Sept 16, 1903.
J. T. DOUGLAS.
A. O. DOUGLAS
,T. DOUGLAS & BROTHER,
Practical Pharmacists and Dealers in j]
are I^nigs and patent Medicines,
cTTOiLfr ? ARTICLES ?jW^CT^jl@?D^
Plain ana Fancy Stationery and School Supplies,
GKLASS and PUTTY
FINE CIGARS AND TOBACCO.
tSf Prescriptions carefully compounded at all hours
and guaranteed to be of the Purest Drugs and at
A full line Garden Seed & Onion Sets.
Tliankful for past liberal patronage we solicit a continuanceof same
U I DOUGLAS & BRO
January ?1, 1902.
AT THE OLD STAND.
W. P, BREEDEN, Jr. MANAGER.
*iyi:ciLQl3LXTTOir^ of All Kinds
?ND GENERAL REPA I WORK. ^>
- DEALER IN AND MANUFACTURER OF -
Ceiling, Flooring, Siding, Brackets,
Balusters, Newels, &c.
BUILDING MATERIAL W ALL KINDS.
IT YOU ARE IN NEED OF any kind of LUMBER, *ough
or dressed, we would be glad to have vou call at our MILL
and look over stock.
t^T* Phone orders promptly attended to