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?HE ANDERSON INTELU6ENCER
FOUNDED AUGUST 1. ISM.
140 West Vf Miner Street,
ANDERSON, 8. C
W. W. SMOAK, Editor and Bun. Mgr
?. ADAMS.Managing Editor.
K? M. GLENN.City Editor .
PHELPS SA3SEEN, Advertising Mgr
T. B. GODFREY.Circulation Mgr.
Entered as Bocond-claas matter Ap
ril 28, 1914, at tho post office at An
derson, South Carolina, under the Act |
oj IghrCb 3, 1379.
Member of Associated Press and
Receiving Completo Dally Telegraphic |
Editorial and Business Office...77.8211
Job Printiug .693-L|
One Year .f 1.501
Six Months .751
One Year .95.00
Six Months . 2.50
Three Months . .. 1-25
The Intelligencer Is delivered by
carri?re in the city, if you fall to
get your paper regulnrly please notify
us. Opposite your name on the
label of your paper is printed date to j
which our paper is paid. Al> checks
and drafts should be drawn to The
n OCR DAILY POEM. o
Long hours or trouble come with
And euch one calls for constant |
They pay the prlc0 in sacrifice
Who wander where tho children
For I hey must give their Hvcb to them,
And shun the pleasures of the night, j
And stay at home, when others roam.j
...Nor yearn for frfvolous delight.
They bring long days of dread with j
Thoy twine themselves about tho
With all their joys and nil their noise J
They bring a heap of ache and !
It is no easy task to bo
Tho parents of a child or two,
Thoy brlog us work we must not
. . Our will no longer may we do.
Thoy bring the tears of grief with)
They bring tho anguish of despair, I
The greatest woe that mortals know [
-, Is that parents sometimes bear.
The yWy love thoy bring to ub
Io burdened-with-a heavy cross,
At timos, wo start, should thoy de
We wonder, could wo stand tho Iobb. I
isxr* ' ' ''
Yet there's no Joy that can compare
" With that the children bring to us,
Tborfl is no song, our wholo lives longj
Like that the ' children sing to us.
And ull our care and anxious nights, I
And all our fears aro worth the!
Cheap Is the prlco in sacrifice
To pay to know a baby's smilo.
?Edgar A Guest, In the Detroit Free ]
Oh, joy, look at this -now war name j
Some folks ought to fool perfectly!
natural on April 1.
DUt still a gallon-a-ihonth will pro-1
"du'co many a drunk.
O wad some power the giftle gie us |
to croat a job for ourself.
A lot of submarines are belag
made to remain submarines..
Germany Getting Rid of Civilians, j
?Headline. And civilization too.
Tho allied fleet, eeema to be put
ting the 'ell in the Dardanelles just |
Ypu can never tell what a day will
bring fourth in this war, look at this
The Truth) 8hall Make You Free."
Maybe that accounts for so many
prisoners on. tho warring nation's
That name "Dernberg" you see in
: the papers so much is the name -of |
a doctor and not reference to Green
. J'Unterbooten" ts the German name
for rjubnmrlues. English, bnttloshipa
have been bootin' thcV about right
lively of late.
The "Panama Pranco" Is tho latest
thing in dancing. Tho Panama-"slide"
would bavo been so much more up-to
What has become of the old-fash
ioned young-abort who. had his hair
pSf^O. that"his*:head looked like a
HAY THKY AUK GOING TO QUIT.
It has boon reported that certain
pubscribors to The Intelligencer liuvc
said that if we do not cut out our
comments on the good roads matter
they would'atop their papers. Well,
now, did you ever? Punish a news
paper that way for standing for prog
ress? Surely this was Intended as a
Joke and it is really amusing. Of
cours?, we do not expect everyone who
reads the editorials or comments to
agrcy with them, hut, Hud, you read
them and they will do you good. We
do not agree with the views of many
cf our readers on the road question
and on oth.'r questions, hut we arc not
going to stop sending you the paper
because you do not agree with us.
Why, It hi just what wo expect and
it is natural that everyone should not
agree with our views on this or many
other questions, but we hope no ono
will stop taking the paper because wu
arc in favor-of Rood roads Why, how
would you know what we are saying
about you if you do not read the
paper? Hut, now, honent, would you
borrow your neighbors paper if you
Thin might drive The Intelligencer
tu do us some other newspapers do?
stand for nothing, und you hud bet
ter hope we uhull nut do thin, for
there may come a time when you and
The Intelligencer will stand together
on some other .question. Road build
ing and bond isflites are not near all
this newspaper stands for, and we
shall endeavor to couvince you that
we are right before it is over. We arc
not nearly ready to tako to the tall
tlmber/i yet. but, in the words of the
Immortal Paul Jones: "We have not
yet begun :.-> flgbt." If a little infor
mation hut-is you as bad as that, we
would advise that you skip our "Good
Roads Department" and our editorials
on the bond issue.
WILL THEY NEED COTTON I
It has been argued that landlords
would not permit tenants ro farm
their lands and that tenants would
not care to farm lamia unless they
planted considerable cotton. Quite
recently considerable Interest haB
been shown In this matter, and It
seems that many tenants are anxious
to try the plan of planting other
crops than cotton. The Intelligencer
has received leers' recently from
some negro farmers, showing that
they realize the necessity for diversi
fication of crops. The following let
ter has been received from Tom
Groves, who works for- Mr. John
Linley. He says:
"I am going to try to make a thous
and dollars this year above expenses
for Mr.. Linley, oil the following
crops: 'Corn, wheat oats and pota
toes. I have three shoats and I am
going to make all I can off them, and
I pray that I may have success.
- "THOMAS GROVES.
"Anderson, March 6.".
GOOD ?UARS A RELIGIOUS
Today Is Sunday. It is a ehqrch
going day and in all the county there
witl be services iu many entireties,
Sunday schaols will be held la every
church and in many school houaes.
Tho attendance will not bo so very
large In many places, perhaps, on ac
count of tho condition of tho roads.
AH during tho winter thero hive been
many persons kept at homo during
the week and on Sundays because the
roads have not been ?attable for driv
ing several miles to and from chqrcb*.
Then if one drives several Etiles to
church or Sunday school through mud
and fog, he la not In a very good
frame of mind for listening to.a ser
mon, or for taking part in a religious
worship. So tho condition of the
roads have a direct bearing on the
religions lifo, of the community.
Hence; the bond issue, as a means
for aiding peoplo to reach their
church or Sunday school by good
roads. Is a religious necessity, or It
becomes a religious matter. This
statement will be borne out by every
minister who serves a rural congre
gation, end if thb bond issue were 'of:
to them it would carry by a big ma*
Jority, we arc sure.
We dqu't. know of any'advice" we
could give the Negro Rusineaa League
of the city in its discussion of the
quorUon "How Can We Decrease Our
Death Rate," but we know or. a sec
tion near hero where they could go if
they chose to increase the death rate
The \Au8trians have been forced to
evacuate Cternowltx. We know of two
ether ouch outinndish names, both
beginning with the , letter P. and
would like to get off something real
classy in tut way of a paragraph on
this unpronouncable trinity, but blam
ed lfjwo can spell 'em.
Congressman Joe Johnson may be
well equipped for a federal judge, and
wo have no kick to make on that
score; but It looks rather selfish for
public officials to use the power en
trrated to them by th?t peoplo in
creating }oba for themselves.
COMMON PLEAS COURT
JUDGE FRANK 8. GARY WILL
PRESIDE AT SPRING
JURORS ? ROSTER
All Cases Set for Trial in First
Week But Jurors Have Been
Drawn, for 2 Weeks
Tho spring term of tho court of
common ileas for Anderson County
win he < mvened tomorrow morning
ut 10 o' ock, with Judge Frank B.
Gary on he bench.
While Jurors have been summoned
for two weekH, all the cases on the
roster have been set for trial during
tho first week of the term. It Is pos
sible, however, that the trial of cases
will extend Into the second week.
The Jurors for the llrbt week are as
J. M. Peck. AuderBon.
W. I). McLean. Anderson.
J. it. Stanscll .Varcnnes
W. L. Glenn, Hock Mills.
.1. K. Watson, Hopewell.
H. A. Monroe, Honen Path.
T. McFennell, Williamston.
C. M. Martin, Garvin.
L. ('. Martin. Honca Path,
W. C. Campbell, Broadway.
W. H. McDanlcI, Hopewell
S. H. Haxton. Wllllamston.
J. M. Knox, Hopewell.
Robert Hagwell, Martin.
W, A. McWhorter, Pendieton.
D. C. Jones, Belt-on.
J. N. Pennell, Martin.
J. Held Garrison, Pen-Ueton.
W. H. G. Elrod. Wlll.v.mston.
D. J. Holt. Rock Mills
Garland McGregor, Anderson. '
H. P. Wigington, Hrushy Creek.
J. A. Eskew, Centervllle.
Cj G. Stevenson, Varrennes.
C. W. Clement, Honea Path.
W. P. HankB, Corner.
J. P. McCuen. Belton.
J. T. King, Anderson.
H. F. Norris, Belton.
J. O. Bannister, Martin.
W. F. Shirley. Anderson.
B. C. Young, Varennes.
D. J. Johnson, ?Belton. .
.1. M. Hurton, Savannah.
A. G. Thompson. Varcnnes.
P. W. Cole, Fork.
Roster of CuhCS.
The roster of cases for the term of
Monday, March 8th.
Griffin vb. Gregory.
McAlister vs. Tucker.
Tuesday. March 9th.
Cleveland vs. Suthern Public Util
ities Co. \
Boyco vs. Railway Co.
Wednesday, March 10th.
Fowler vs. Globo Insurance Co.
Fowlor vs. Georgia Home Insurance
Fowler vs. Phoenix Insurance Co.
Thursday, March 11th.
Fowler vs. Commercial Union In
Fowler vs. Phoonlv Assurance Co.
Fow?cr va. National Insurance Co.
Friday, March ;12tb.
Peoples Grocery Co. vs. Breed In.
Lyon vs. Hall.
Wiles Co. vs. Callaham.
Clark vs. Monroe.
Sum nicy vs. Anderson*. County.
Buggy Co. vs. Monroe Banking &
Peoples Grocery Co. va. Major
Painted on Sides
CHARLESTON, S. C, March si.?
With the American flag painted on
each side and her name and nationali
ty painted in large letierB astern, the
American steamer Georgians sailed
*.rom this port late yesterday for Rot
terdam with a.cargo of 16,000 bales of
cotton for Germany.
Have Been Recovered
HINTON, W. Va., March fi.?
Seventy-eight bodies had been recov
ered late tonight, from the Layland
mines where an explosion Tuesday
entombed more, than 170 miners or
whom only ten escaped alive* Various
estimates of the number' of victims
agree that the total wilKreach ISO.
Agree to Conditions.
WASHINGTON. March 6.?Agree
ment by the members of the Textile
Alliance to conditions under which the
British government is willing to per
mit exports or wool from Great
Britain and her colonies to the Unit
ed Stntos was announced today by the
British embassy. '
NEW YORK, March 5.?The textile
alliance and the wod! manufacturers
today settled their differences and
custodian banks will be, appointed t?
receive the wool shipped here from
England for American factories. Cot
ton goods wore steady but quiet.
Silks were steady with a moderate
To Resume Inr niry.
WASHINGTON. Man h 6.?Chair
man Walsh of the senate special com
mittee to investigate an a^eged lobby
against the government Ship rvtciase
bill which failed in congrrfs, has call
ed the committee to resume Its Inquiry
next Monday. It is probable only a
few more witnesses will be heard, at
least until next fall.
T. M. Welborn, a progressive farmer
of the Lebanon section was in the
city Saturday on business.
Kk? Storni ^rcct-IimAoivr -B?^BsiaV
^t^jMl^ffiw' IBS*. '?. > !
The Time For You To Act Is Now
More Days of This Extra Dividend Opportunity
You know better than anybody
else what yoa want to do with
your money; but we know that
Men's Suits and Overcoats
$10.00 Values now.
12.50 Values now . .
15.00 Values now. .
18.00 Values now. ,
20.00 Values now. ,
22.50 Values now.,
25.00 Values now. ,
$3.50 Shoes now .
4.00 Shoes now .
4.50 Shoes now .
5.00 Shoes now .
6.00 Shoes now .
6.50 Shoes now .
the biggsst dividend for you is
In spending some of it here now
for these clothes.
Men's Odd Trousers
$2.50 and $2 Values now.$1.75
3.50 and $3 Values now. 2.45
4.50 and $4 Values now. 2.95
5.00 Values now.3.75
6.50 and $6 Values now' 4.45
7.50 and $7 Values now. 4.95
$9 and $8.50 Values now 5.95
$ .50 Underwear now. . .$ .40
1.00 Underwear now. . . .80
1.50 Underwear now. . . 1.15
2.00 Underwear now. . . 1.45
3.00 Underwear now.. . 2.25
3.50 Underwear now. . . 2.65
Order by parcel post; we prepay
" The Store with a Conscience1
BURNING AT SEA
(CONTINUED FROM PAGE ' ONE.)
lion pounds ' and possibly several
times that much.
WirolesB stations along the Atlantic
seaboard directed Vain queries to the
burning ship and the fleet of rescuers
reported to be around her. It was
thought these messages would carry
as far as La Touralne but her wire
less plant and that of her rescuers
probably are too weak to send back
La Touralne was heavily loaded.
In addition to 4,594 cases of cartridges
she carried 13!) rapid-fire guns and
a varied assortment ,of foodstuffs and
clothing for the Allies' commissaries.
Twelvo hundred tons of her cargo con
sisted of uniform's, cloth for uniforms,
sweaters and hosiery or soldiers.
There were 1,500 cases of machinery
aboard, as well as several hundred
wagon wheels and 275-bars of silver.
31 AKIN flPlinORR?? ?v ATTACK
OX THE DARDANELLES FORTS
^CONTINUED FROM FAO.E ONE.)
kopf extends over 325 yards of Ger
The latest officio! statement from
the. German general staff reports the
capture of an English trench south
east of Ypres on March 6. , In the
Champagne district the French con-'
tlnued their attacks near Perthes and
Le Mesnll, but were repulsed. The
Germans made a counter attack and
occupied the email wood north of
Perthes and the Piro trench ot the
French position near Le Mesnll. . 1 '
Elcutberios Vonizelos, Uie Grecian
premier, announced ir the chamber of
deputies Saturday th \t as the king
did not approve of tie ,policy of the
government the cabinet -bad tendered
its resignation, according to a news
dispatch from Athens. An earlier dis
patch credited the newspaper Hestia
with the statement that it was the
general opinion that if the crown
council decided to remain neutral In
the war the cabinet would resign.
The Rome correspondent of the
Exchange Telegraph Company is au
thority for the statement that the
reserve noncommissioned officers of.
four classes were called to join the
colors by tho italiaa s?*esaaent ca
LONDON, March g.r-Havlng, as
Petrograd' claims, successfully coun
tered the Austro-German attempts to
outrank him In eastern Gallcla and
frcm East Prussia, Grand Duke NicV
Mas, Prussian commnnder-in-chicf. is
said to be threatening|again at tho
center of the Teutonic allies n Po
A few days ego the Russans were
said to have gained a little ground
on the Bzurn and Rawka rivers. Yes
terday the reports mentioned & Rus
sian attack near Skiemiewlce and
today Vienna says the Mnsscovires
made partial attacks east ot.~Piotrkow.
This Is about the point where the
German and Austrian armies are link
ed, and a successful thrustN hera
would, according to military observ
ers, compel a genera! retirement in
central Poland and enable the Russian
generalissimo to resume his offensive
against Cracow, which always has
been foremost in his plan of com
From all accounts received from
Petrograd, which at present- is the
only source of information, the Aua
trlans have suffered a vtery severe de
feat In eastern Galicia and now are
In full retreat toward the Carpathians.
In the mountains to the westward the
fighting, which has. been continuous
and intense for weeks, still is in pro
gress. The 'wo armies are contending
desperately for the ridges. The losses
in these battles are declared to have
been as serious ?a any in the war, but
neither side has conceded more than
a few yards of the rocky .slopes at
The Russians also have been at
tacking along the Dunajec, in western
Galicia, but apparently without mak
ing any impression on the Austrian
defences which are very strong on
In northern Poland the Russians
continue striving hard to drive the
Germans back to East Prussia and
prevent them from entrenching in
Russian territory, as they have done
rjuuLii u? the iower Vistula. It is said
at some points this drive is meeting
with considerable success and that at
Plages the Germans actually are on
their frontier; but at other points the
Germans arc declared to have suc
ceeded In checking the. impetuous
A little more lWoliness is evident
along the western front where the
French continue their attacks against
the Germans. According to Paris the
French have, made progress in the
Champagne and the Argonne regions.
The Germans, however, have .deliver
ed spine sharp counter attacks Which
L'erlln report cays have been suc
On the whole these tastlcs seeming
ly have not succeeded in materially
chanr,'ag the position of the two
armies. If. the French have mads the
progress in the Champagne region
with which they credit themselves,
military observers believe, it will
doubtless bring about a big battle
such as similar advance did at Sols
sons, or a readjustment of the German
front in this region.
Ab the allied fleet slowly progresses
in its attacks on the Dardanelles the
effect is reflected in English grain
markets, where prices steadily are
SANTIAGO, Chile, March 6.?Owing
to the tremendous rise in the price of
flour and wheat th? government to
day announced that both these pro
ducts would be admitted free of duty.
COCHRAN STILL HOLDS JOB
Anderson Postmaster ' Likely to. Re
tain Office For Some Time.
The following special dispatch from
Washington to the News and Courier
"Postmaster John R. Cochran of
Anderson, is likely to retain his office
for some time, according tc present
indications. The short session ' of
congress has come to an end with
out definite action on Congressman
Aiken's recommendation of William
Laughlln for this position. The post*
office department has- received com
munications from some of the uairnng
of the office objecting to the ap
pointment of Laughlln, and desires to
be thoroughly satisfied as to his fit
ness * before reaching a conclusion.
The Laughlln recommendation was
made in December. 1914, when Coch
ran 's term expired."
Locates Sunken Steamer.
DELAWARE BREAKWATER, Del.,
March 5.?The coast guard cutter
Onondaga today located the sunken
steamer' Wasbingtonian, near Fen
wick Island lightship. Buoys wera
put out to mark the wreck's post,
tion. The Wasbingtonian collided
with the schooner Elizabeth Palmer
The New York Casino Musical Comedy Success
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Book and Lyrics by Ri<T? Johnson Young ''f
S*aged by R. H. Burns? fc Music by WilUara Schroder
(?Chili Chin" and -Watch Tour Step") ("When Love Is Young")
. With : "
(Late Star "Naaghty Marietta" and "The Climaa)
J. W. Herbert Forrest Huflf Arthur Albro
("Waltz Dream") ("Chocolate Soldier") (Royal Opera, la Sealoi Milan)
Emilie Lea Donald Macdonald . Gene Peltier ^ .
(?High Jinks") ; (?Wken ?rea?? Co^a ?rae") ("The SprSag Madd")
Emrly Fiteroy, Sam J. Barton, E* H. Crawford and others.
Casino Beauty Chorus, Gowns by Lady Doff Gordon (Lucile).
Prices: Lower floor $1.50, $2.00; balcony 7Sc $1.0C, tidier* &k.
Seats oh sale at Box Office Wednesday*
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