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THE MARLBORO DEMOCRAT
8, A. linOWN - - - Edittyr
Friday September 22, 1905.
A BRUTAL MURDER.
Un Tuesday night, September 19lb,
between 10 and ll o'clock BB Sheridan
jyicKiutton, tho well known colored
blacksmith, wa6 on his way homo from
town to Hunker Hill nonr Oak Ridge
comotery, and in front of oue of the
last houses on the road, ho was fired
upon by ono Jake Jenkins, a colored
youth, who has boon working a ound
town, tho whole load of number 2 shot
striking him in tho chest ami face and
ciusing death in a vory short time
His ca ls for help soon brought ?
crowd, nnd a messongcr sent to town
for tho polico while they looked nftei
tho wounded man and the boy who
dill the shooting. Dr. Crosland wat
also quickly brought, but ho could dc
not bing to savo him as soveral large
nlmi. had penetrated his brain.
Chief Sim Baxloy and policeman
Kelly, wore found at the depot wait
ing for the belated trains. Tho clue!
jumped on a wheel and was soon or
tho scone, and lound Jenkins in i
house guarded by colored mon wh<
were determined lie should not escape
Tho chief wont in and brought hine
oui and started with him at once tc
town, a number of colored men follow
ing until met by Mr. Kelly, when the}
went back, one only accompanying
them with tho gun used by Jonkine.
Jenkins after the shooting throw thc
goo ovor in a cotton patch and tried
tn hide away, and but lor the prompl
work of the colored men would hav<
golton away. He did not deny thc
shooting but give no reason for it.
Tho result is a good and useful citi
'/cu has boon ruthlessly slain and tort
fro a his family, and a fine specimei:
of devilish, reckless meanness is be
hind tho bars to answer for tho crime
Judge Purdy has annulled ?
marriage cerimony in Sumter
Tho Old Maids Convention
The entertainment at tht
Auditorium last Friday nigh I
by local talent was a grand sue
cess. Tho ladies acquittid them
selves handsomely/and the ver
dict was that our local talent got
up the best and most enjoy abe
entertainment given at the And
itorium. We might have oue
every month during the win
.? -??? ? ? -
Gono Back to Gibson.
Mr. Sim Baxley, who has so
faithfully served the town as
oliceman for some months past,
as tendered his resignation
and gone back to his home at
gret LO give him up.
INSURANCE AT COST
Rev. T. W. Seruggs, is hence
forth a general agent but has
agreed to continue his efforts
in the interest ol' our County In
BUrance Brotherhood until the
first of October, hoping by that
date to lill if.
Mr. Scruggs has performed
faithful service in the interest
of our division and we hope our
citizens will join in our efforts
to establish and maintain it.
This is practical, safe and
eui i rely reasonable insurance,
and the county and state officers
are strong clean business gentle
?faT' In order to make room,
we will sell two Square Piano's
af Sa?rillce, come at once.
Strauss & Co.
Mr. A. S. (Irani is running a
grocery at the Cirant old mill,
and will be pleased to see his
friends, li' you don't find what
you want go right up the creek
to Vinor's old stand.
Farmers who wish to get the
improved colton seed for an
early crop should see brother
.lames Bennett. The Litt'e clus
ter takes the day in Smithville.
A large crowd of the boys
went on the last. Sunday excur
sion to Columbia. It was tho
last for t he season.
News is scarce and everybody
busy on the farm.
Sept 16, 10or> B*
Weak (Wye? Iff fide .Strong,
liy Haying UH to Pit your IvyoH up with a
with a pair of Pare Oryslaline Lennon
W? guarantee to suit yr ti or refund your
mo oy-that's our plan.
Prices aro the Lowest cohrisUnt with
fl rathol AKA work.
SAM J. HEARSON,
jKWKhKK AND OPXIWAN,
perm&uoutly localod nt
B K > N UT TH V 1 J? JJ K, H. C.
HWBDNB8DAY AM THURSDAY^
LL are most cordially invited to COMIC to this fash
ionable display. You will be moro than paid for
your visit, both as to the styles ol the season and as to
Miss STEVENS is in charge of this Department, which
is a guarantee that yon will Und the btyles correct and
the prices right. Come, and Make my Mi LU NICKY
ROOMS your Headquarters while in the city.
Bach and Every Department ol! Our mammoth Stock
is now complete, comprising all the new and nobby
autumn tints and styles in
Dress Goods, Silks, Dress Trimminsg,
Ladies and Misses Tailor-made Suits
Skirts, Cloaks, Rain Coats, Zephyr
goods, Furs, Notions in variety.
Clothing, Over ?Coats, &o?
We have not space to enumerate all our Bargains in
ibo different lines, but we cordially invite tho buying
public to come end examino our goods and foo convinced
that we best goods and the Intent styles, correct prices.
WE EXPECT TU MOVE
Into Our "New Department Store" in Ninety Days.
WE PROPOSE TO MAKE PRICES TH AT WILL
CLEAN UP T ll E E N T I ll 10 S T O O K
WITHIN THAT PERIOD.
Than ki'ug you for fittst favors und solicit i hg
C. B. CROSLAND CO.
May 17, 195.
Bennettsville, S C.
SH Ttouv Root' Runty 'i
Preserve Your Shingles and Pro
tect Your Roofs by Using
W. ?I AY RICDONAIJIVS
Patent Fire, and Waterproof
Cement Roof Paint.
Acknowledged by tho known world to bo
thc only Absolute Protector of RoofH,
Guaranteed to mop ovory Lenk.
Endorsed throughout the Unitod Staten by
thone who hftvo used lt for 15 yearn,
livery gallon Hold guaranteed.
Wo either contract your work or soil you
the Paint nnd Cement.
Our Paint nnd Leak Cure Comont, when
properly applied, will make a Hoof auno
lutcly Water Tight and Rust Proof.
Equally good for Tin, Metal, Shinglcn, ot
Gorrugntod Iron, Pelt and Gravel Rjofn.
Painting Hoof? of Public Ruildings
GlVK OS YOliH PATHONAOU All Work
trW Bpeolol PriccH by thc barrel.
Call On J. T. Douglas, Bonnottsville
McDonald Roof Paint Co., Sumtcr.S.C.
Sopt, i, 1905,
STATIC OK SOUTH CAKOLINA
County ol' Marlboro ('(uni ol Coin
F, L. CURRIE, Plaintiff,
Ardno Parker, Jamca Parker, Thoma*
Parker, William Parker. Judy Parke:',
and IIortoiiHc Patterson child of Nancy
Parker, nomi at law of John Parker, du
Copy Summons, For Relief, Complain*
To TlIK DKKKNOANTS Archie Parker.
James Parker, Thomas Parker, William
Parker, Judy Parker, ami liortonno Put
tornon, child of Nancy Parker, heirn at
law of John Parker, deeoaned :
You arv hereby Summoned and rcquir
cd to answer tho complaint in thta notion,
willoh IA filed in tlieollioo of tho Clerk ol
the Court of Common Pleas in and fm
tho County and State aforesaid, and to
.serve a copy ol your answer to the said
Complaint on tho subscriber* ut their of
fice in BENNKVISVM.I.K, S. (!,, within
twenty days alter tilt! service hereof, ex
elusivo of tho day of such service; and
if you fail to answer (lie complaint with
in the time aforesaid, the plaintiff in
this action will apply (0 thc Court for
the relief demanded ?11 tho complaint.
Dated May l.V.li, A, I)., 100.'?.
I SKA i., I J. A. DRAKH, Cloik.
TOWNSEND A HAM ER,
To Archie Parker, Jamen Parker. Thoman
Parker, William Parker, Judy Parker and
Horteuno Patterson, heirn at law of John
Parker, decoanod :
Please take notice that the Summons
and Complaint in this action, was filed
on tlic 2'lth dity of May. A. I>,. 1905 In
office of '.!.o Clerk of tho Court of CoinJ
mon Pions nt Hennettsville, in tho conn
ty ol Marlboro in the State of South
TOWNSEND tfe HAMER,
Hennettsville, S. C.
September i, 1905.
FOI; ; ALK.
I havo nt present '2700 f I
fine lands lor sale, a
TRACT No. 1 -1470 aor^H, r. ?i N
Eaat of Baxloy, ??<yar Altai. ; ii . rlv?i
ao?OB ia cultivation and oil Improvi il
1100 or 1200 aoroB could I 0 broi - ??to
cultivation oaelly. Mostly ; bbly ?;n j ?
with clay Biib.ioil. Excclloii' . ?bt .. 'iii tho
placo, at whioh good (luautl hr
othor Ash aro ouughb ovory < l i
two milos from rlvor. II< ni thy Soo kl on
good freo 8tono wator. I i ? . mt
hogs and oowa-maet of ecu 0 ki ' itotu)>
all tho year round. Titi ? ! Ptl
$7,ooo -($5,000 CaBh bala: >
TRACT No. 2 - GOO aorc ii :
wost of Baxloy. 100 aoro
Throo HOttlomouts; good fi viopi ? '
A 12 horno farm can oaall; >< l?nod iu
ouo body, Novor fuil?ug t .1 l\, fl
ryhig from gray loam tog I
yoliow cloy subsoil; location h
and clmroh faoiltlcB good
bordoring placo for about .1 ni
commuuity. Tit Ion gooJ.
Tcrmn may bo triado oaBy, ?tb ? r
TRACT NO. 4-310 aore in Coil
8 milo? BOttth of Hn/.olhurnt
.county of Joff Davia wltl lim
county alto ; improvomouti
farm opon, balaaoo well bli
timbor having nover bcon
cow rango; uovor falling wo < '
la'ttoa on thoorook; good o>
water aod good soil. Prto
Timbor in said to bo wortli . .
tho prloo nskou for tho pin
Options on several ul lu
varying from loo to 400 <
from 6 to $10 per :iorn, 11
tioo, improvements, Sio.
thora, Landa wi.I never 1
again. 63,000 acron Hold I
H. C. NI
ATRAGT OF LAND On.
Kant of Clio, contait
(67 i ) und one-half acres -
and tho bnlanoo can bo oa
Qootl dwelling bouse, Tv
and other nccoHBary out bl
$60 per acre, giving tho t
liighcr bids. For fuller p
writo T. D. D
AugtiBt 23, 1905.
RENT OR JL
I desire to rent or
three to a ten horse fan
County, within easy
Court house. Referent
ness man in Bennettsv
me, lieniiettsvillo, ft. C.
Aug 7th, 15)05.
Attention G inners
now propared to inst
houses and seed cot I
special rate before ii
, .rm. ^ T,. . .
l l c A ? n/ A, M >
vito, "Shall Wo Gathor nt ibo River." Oloan and Refined
ADMISSION- 25 and 35 Cts.
M ION l'A BT fi I XT Y IN JJANOl'JW.
More than half of mankind over sixtj
years ot age sillier I rom Icindcy an?
bladder disorders, usually onlargemcni
ol prostate gland, This is both pando,
and dangerous, and Foley's Kid nc j
Cure should lie taken at thc lust sign o
danger, as it corrects irregularities an?
has cured many old men ol this disease
Mr. Rodney Burnett, Hock Port, Mo,
writes; "l suffered willi enlarged pros
tate gland and kidney trouble tor yean
and alter taking two bottles ol Foley's
Kidney Cure 1 leel better than I hav<
lor twenty years, although I am now 91
years old." For Sale by Bcnncttsvilh
Don't fnil to HOO cr writo ino boforo plaoinf.
your ordern for your PoUTflAIT Won ic
With nearly >\ yourH oxporionoo nial rop>
icm util.;; OHO O? tllO hilHt OhiOOgO OO'B.
1 rmi pw parmi lo Bltlt you. High gladi
wotk a Rpooinlty. IlcRpc itfully
J. V. PERLE, McCall, fl. C.
J \Ve can give you a S]
turill' rn to on your gin
I seed cotton. No usc lo
by (ir? wlion protectioi
OltOSIiANI) ?te rl
? -Tho tn sn ra
WANTED-A I or.5 ri
Will (uki: on SliaroH 01 tient,
stock it ml toort, A ?ld renn
(?uro of .'Dt niooiat,'' Ho
n it. b'lmt'x 'I'oHtfnioiiy in
I M Thomas l inn, ol llooi
wlio lias practiced medicine
pays he has used every
known lo Ihfl profession loi
ol kidney and bladder disea
lie lias never lound anythin
live in both chronic ami a
and bladder trouble as Foie
Cure, it stops irregularitie1
?ip the whole system.
A full lino of ll. J. Heinzs (Jo.
iokles Preserves, Ketchups, SHU
;H, Jollies ?fcc, m
A Fearful l'aie.
It in a fearful l'aie to li?vo tn endure
i! terrible (orono of Files. "I cnn I .Mitti
Hy niVi" writes I?onry t'olson, <>f
nsonvillo. la-, "iliat for Wind, Weed
ir. [telling inti'.] I'intruding Pilon. Buck?
I'S Ai nica Salve, is (lie bOPfc euri'
ide." Abo best for Oils, bin n i and
arios, ??a nt ?I. T. Douglas OruggHl.
We keep our Butter and
Iteose on Ice all summer and
tarantee it to be tllft best on
rth. W. Rf, Howe
A German Scientist lias in
nted a mach i ne that makes
od whiskey from saw dust.
Tho S tato Fair.
We return thanks to tho Soc?
rotary, Mr. A. W. Love, foi a
prenti tun lust of the next. State
Fair to ln> held ill Columbia Oc
tober ld to 27 inclusive. Our
fanners ure offered ?onie ohoico
prom i tun s thia your. One of
these in for the best yield of
cotton on live acres, it is worth
Heatly Cor Your Orders,
The Olio Novelty M'l'g Work? will
?ot up your Hill for Flooting, Ceiling,
Germano Kiding & Weatherboarding,
JH voil ns your House trimmings
Door, Saab, niimle, Grills etui Men*
lion, promptly and cheaply. Hen them
for anything in tho building line tho)
kwill save you money.
TH URS? A Y
-? '-!-ir31 *jp IT'-**', f rt * nf j,
. ? ?v; -^ -i-.^j 5?-?-?-.
Unrivalled Show of
STYLISH MD BASHING MILLINERY
MISS BENTLEY is again in charge
in charge of this Department, as
sisted by Miss Florence Bristow.
We Promise the Best.
We Give the best.
j. r^,y.i,.vi..i..p?y<-.-p -
FALL % WINTER
AHE SHOWN' HERE
Ott Vliese- Days
DON'T FORGET US?,
Ci M. WEATHERLY
?j ?opt. )5, i 1)05.
Practical Pharmacist and Dealer iu
ure S&riip ml .Beatent
< ? 'I ? ? * ? JI < ? g
t U S V i ii vc
WE ?LS? C?RRY
STA NI) A lil) MEDICI NES, k PAIN I.S. OIL?,
CHEMICALS, I /MUSHES of all kind?,
TOILE" ?nd Fancy Articles, % . VARNISH and STAINS.
PEIIFUUMEUY, SOAPS, | PREPARED PAINTS,
Dil If SHES, SPONGES, j WINDOW GLASS,
STATION A11Y and SUPPLIES J LAMPS, SH AD KS, Etc.
<w_FINE CIGARS AND TOBACCO.--^
Prescriptions carefully compounded at all hours
and guaranteed to be of the Purest Drugs and at
A full line Garden Seed & Onion Sets.
Thnukful for punt palrotiagu yours for u nroKporouh now year.
J. T, DO?&LAB.
dunno-y 1, 1905,
JV* THB Ot.!) STAMJfj
WE HANDLE BARGAINS TOD,
NO USE TO WORRY* BUT COMK HIGHT ON TO
C I,Al l>K MOORE'S
JLXP YOU -VV^L?TO?
Dry G-oods, Clothing, Shoes, .Notions *
And Fancy Groceries.
*?D*" Fresh Wntor Ground MEAL ami HOMINY a specialty.
Wo Keep a full line in each Department und will lill your Wants in each
AT THE LOWEST PRICES.
When you come to Town call and soo na. Phone orders in town delivured
FRK13, and satisfaction guaranteed,
(Jail and soc ns-Near Douglas1 Drug Store.
~ '"7 ^ '~^*~rv^~x?~^*~1^^
0?R IlAUDW?llE OF RY DfiS?KlfTi.
WE ARIO NOW OPENING UP ONE OP THE LARGEST
and NICEST LINES OF
Buggries and Harness
EVER OFFERED ON THIS MARKET.
We also have a Large Stock of
i ou very ?iose J'rices,
SEE VS BEFORE BUYING IT WILL PAY YOU.
You will always find our Mr. Throop Crosland at
Olir Repository, on north suie of Public Ajuare, who
will gladly show you our linos and M A Iv V, CLOSKsT PRICK
July 20, 1905.
H Our New Line m
M -Til K DIttEOT WAY- li
ll OSJ O^'X'E?:, BOUTH:. ??.--g
fcj :EJ.A-?'J?. WEST. ?>&
ll BENNETTSVULE & CHER AW R. R. |
?| -AND- >?<
I SK.ittOAlin I
? vl/A' LINE RAILWA Y.
|c Leave Bennottsville *7.05 a. ra , 7 00 p. m. &
|P Arrive Chcraw 8.10 p.m.
DAILY EXCEPT SUNDAY.
?X * Direct connections nt Chcraw with through trains to Vx.
?>i thc North, East, South ami Wost. jj>5
The short line aiul quickest tim?te Wilmington, '('hurl ?tlc, Atlanta, J\??
?y Haleigh, Richmond, Washington, Baltimore, Philadelphia, New York, ^
Jo! Boston. Bulfulo, Pittsburg and all points North and K?st. tyx.
\' ? Tho fdiort line and quiekest time to Columbia, Savannah, Jtrnkfionvillo, Ry
y? Tampa, Montgomery, New Orleans and all points Knuth ami West. j&
K01 further information call on ?J. T MK?MN, iignnt heunottftvillo & |?>3?f
fc? Cheruw ll. M., Bennottsville, 8. (J., or address lt. |j, BlBUtO?OlIS |?
?? % T P A.i RKABOAUD Ant LINK RV., Columbia, 8. C |?
|| CI1A1U.1? K. 8T1?VVAUT, A. Ci. P. A., S.A L, tty, Snvauoah, Oa. ||
SMITH NEWTON, BennettsvUle, 8. O.
MoOOXiL DIUIO CO., McColl 8. O,