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Unto everyone ls given tho right to
investigate, but many remain ig
norant on the most important sub
jects by accepting hearsay as facta.
We give the
for everything we do in our our op
tical work. .. #
We are rca?y to show you whether
you have eye trouble or not and to
prove that glasses will give you relict,
investigate our system, loam thc im- .
portancc of thoroughness and scien
tific training necessary to one who
professes to treat the eye.
The Shur-Fit Optical
310 S. Main Street
FOLEY KIDNEY PILLS
FOB SACKA':HE MONEYS ANO QLAOQEP
WELL KNOWN AGRICUL
TURAL EXPERT ACCEPTS
PROPOSITION TO COME
BEST MAN IN HIS .
LINE IN STATE
Will Open Up Office in City end
Use Automobile in His Work.
Has Had Long and Valuable
Mr. W. D. Garrison, who is consid
ered by those who are in a position
to judge of such matters to be the
best.agricultural expert in the State
of South Carolina, and whose work lu
this Stute has attracted * attention
from all over this section of the coun
try, announced yesterday that he hud
accepted a proposition to come to An
derson a? farg> demonstration agent
: Saved Girl's Life :
"I want to tell you what" wonderful benefit 1 have re- jj
J eel ved from the use of Thedford's Black-Draught," writes Jr
J Mrs. Sylvania Woods, of Clifton Mills, Ky. S
"It certainly has no equal for la grippe, .bad colds, J
? liver and stomach troub ss. I firmly believe Black-Draught ?
J saved my little girl's life. When she had the measles, 8
J they went in on uer, but one good dose of Thedford's W
Jr Black-Draught made them break out, and she has had no JJ
jj more trouble. I shall never be withoi*?
In my home." For constipation, indigestion, headache, dizzi
ly ness, malaria, chills and fever, biliousness, and all similar
pg ailments, Thedford's Black-Draught has proved itself a safe,
4P reliable, gentle and valuable remedy. . 1
ft If you suffer from any of these complaints, try Black
ft. Draught It is a medicine of known merit Seventy-five
? years of splendid success proves its value. Good for
., JL young and old. For sale everywhere. Price 25 cents. |
J for tills county. * Negotiations between
Mr. Garrison and Prof. W. W. Long1,
State agent of the farmers' coopera
tive demonstration work, with head
quarters at Clemson College, had been
on for some time, hut lt was only yes
terday that Mr. Garrison^definltely de
cided to accept the proposition held
out to him. The now demonstration
agent formally entered upon his du- j
tics yesterday. Mu. Garrison will
move his family to Anderson and will
make this county his home. He will
open up an office !n the city and will
I make UFO of an automobile In carry
ing on his ?work throughout the couu
IM Splendid Man.
The announcement ti.at Mr. Garri
son hus decided tb accept the position
of demonstration agent for Anderson
will be received with keenest interest
throughout the county. The good that
will result from his scientific und
practical knowledge of farming being
brought to the service of tho farnr-.j
of this county is inestimable. Prof.
I.ong considers him the best agricul
tural axpert in the Slate today and a
man that any county would be ex
tremely fortuuate In securing as dem
onstration ogent. Mr. Garrison will
take an active interest iu all matters
pertaining to agriculture and will
give to the farmers of this county the
benefit of his long and valuable train
ing in the complex art of agriculture.
He will look after the hoys' corn club
Greenville YY.tuted Him.
A short while ago Mr. Garrison was
elected demonstration agent for
Greenville County, bu', he did not ac
cept the position.
Mr. Garrison has had valuable
training lu the agricultural line. 7Hc
worked on his father's farm, In An
derson County. #jitil .ie was 20 year?
of age. at which time he entered the
CleniBon Agricultural College. At thc
age of 25 Mr. Garrison graduated from
Clemson in the agricultural course
with the degree of bachelor of science
In September 1903 he again enterec
Clemson, where he , took a three
months* poBt* graduate course In agrl
culture under Dr. Haven Metcalf.
June 1. 1904. Mr. Garrison was ap
pointed by the late J. S. Newman U
the position of superintendent of tin
Clemson College coastland experlmen
station,? located near Charleston. Thi
duties of this position were to plant
cultivate and harvest all. kinds of for
age crops, grain and truck, for th
purpose of determining the possibill
ties, of such crops for the lower paT
of South Carolina, to test the yiel
per acre and the profit that might b
obtained'to an acre. In addition t
his dutte* at this station be did coop
crntive work with the department t
agriculture, under the direction of Mi
Orton, the spraying of cucumbers t
control the cucjr?bor blight.
In July 1906 Mr. Garrison Wi
transferred to the Clemson Collei
farms of the_ South _Carolina exper
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InrHE Bell telephone is sb simple that a child or servant
* or blind person can operate it as well a* you can.
Just lift the receiver off the hook and a trained operator re
sponds instantly, prepared to render efficient service such as
only human intelligence can produce.
In the dead of night you can use the Bell telephone, and ; 1
even if a light is not convenient you have the assurance that
th? operator will respond when you.lift the receiver from'
Recently burglars who entered a Jacksonville, Fla., store
accidentally knocked the Bell telephone receiver from the
hook and the intelligent operator failing to get a response,
Lcalled the police and notified the owner of the store.
Such human service as this makes the Bell telephone an
indispensable business asset and an invaluable protection
for the home,
Are you a subscriber? * I
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VOLUME 1, NUMBER 342. rTeeUy, E.tabUshed i860; D?fljr, Janis, ?1?. ANDERSON, S. C, SUNDAY MORNING, NOVEMBER 1, 1914. $5.00 PER ANNUM PRICE FIVE CENTS
WAR DECLARED BETWEEN TURKEY AND RUSSIA
ment station, his duties here being to i
have charge of all practical work of ,
the experiment station, to plant and
harvest all crops planted under the
supervision of the director of the ag- <
rlcultural department. ?
In July. 1908, Mr. Garrison was I
transferred from Clemson College to
Summerville, to the position of mper- j
intendent of tho coast experiment
station. The duties of this position
were to reclaim eighty acres of low,
wet. craw-fish lands uv tile drainage.
After the drainage was completed aud
the soil sweetenedt Mr. Garrison deni,
onstrated that crops could be grown
on such land at a handsome profit.
October I, 1912, Mr. Garrison re
signed his position at the expermient 1
station to aeeept a position with thc
Charleston Farms, a corporation of :
Charleston, as general manager. The
duties of Uii-; position were to take
charge of 2..'00 acres of land. 10 miles
north of Charleston, for the purpose
of demonstrating the possibilities ol 1
such I.-.nd for the production of field
crops. It was also his duty to aid i
prospective farmers in the handling I
of such foils under the conditions that
are found In that section of the coun- i
YOUR SICK CHILD
LOOK AT TONGUE
If cross, feverish or bilious give
"California Syrup of
No matter what ails your child, a
gentle, Uiorough laxative should al
ways bc the first treatment given.
If your little one is out-of-sorts.
half sicfl. isn't resting, easting and act i
lng naturally-look. Mother! see If
tongue ls coated. This is a sure sign !
that it's little stomach, liver and
bowels are clogged with waste. When i
cross, irritable, feverish, stomach
sour, breath bad or has stomach-acho,
diarrhea, sore throat, full of cold, give
a teaspoonful of "Califonia Syrup of
Figs." and in a few hours all the con
stipated poison, undigeutd food and
Bour bile gently moveB ou', of its lit
tle bowels without griping, and you
have a well, playful child again.
Mothers can rest easy after giving
this harmless "fruit laxative," because
it never fnlls to clonase the little one's
liver and bowels and sweeten the
stomach and they dearly love its
pleasant taste. Full directions for
babies, children of all ages and for
grown-ups printed on each bottle.
Beware of counterfeit .fig ayrups.
Ask "your druggist for a 60-cont bot
tle of "California Syrup of Figs ;" then
Bee that it is made by the California i
Fig Syrup Company." , i
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We .regret to announce the illness
of Mrs. W. C. Burrlss. and trust ?ho
will soon be restored to her usual
Miss L'.zzlo ICiy returned Saturday
from Belto?. where she spent a few
c;?ys with telntJ:.*,p.
Mr. James Smith, who married
some time ago, is occupying a house
on his fathers. farm.
Messrs. J. P. and Willie Cobb went
to Greenville Saturday, carrying the
household goods, of Mr. Frank Stan
sell, who has moved to that city.
Miss Genie Erskine has gone to Bel
ton to spend, some time with her sis
ter, Mrs. A. Y. Shirley..
Mrs. Vernon Elgin of Abbeville vis
ited the family of Mr. J. A. Elgin last
A large monument%was erected Sat
urday in memory of Miss 'Alma Elgin,
whose body was laid to rest, in Neal's
Creek cemetary last December.
Mr. Willis Martin, who on account
of pneumonia ? was forced to return
home last winter from the Citadel for
rest, has returned to that Institution.
He expects to bring with him his
diploma at the close of Gie present
Mr. Cbarles^Cobb spent Sunday near
Belton with friends.
The road from Neal's Creek church
to Belton was greatly improved last
week by the uso of the dtag. and great
satisfaction was expressed over. the
change. Thu remainder of thia road
has been lett alone, except a small
portion near Anderson. If those liv
ing in that section don't ^atch out,
they will let the enterprising Belton
spirit beat Utera. Good ~oads mean
more business for towns which they
Last Sunday, though cold, waa one
of the most favorable Sundays we
have had this vear. !s the absence ci
rain and mud. there should have been
a much larger attendance at Sunday
School here. Come next Sunday, and
enter heartily into our new p|an for
enlargement. ? Remember, if you at
tend church only once a month, the
regular preaching jay. you are losing
three-fourths of the tlrae^ .God has
given you, In which to assemble your
selves ID tho bouse for public worship.
Does one-fourth satisfy you? Does it
satisfy Christ? Not if you can do
better. So come out next Sunday, and
Vt ?.?, - a "nitMiy ????* M->st<-'\s
causo and got: Ute salvation o? toe
loot in our country. Old and young,
and middle-aged come, for ench of us
needs the other.
A number of graves in the cemetery
here are in bad condition, and ?ios?
who have relatives burled here should
look into the matter, and see if this
statement applies to them. The graves
ot departed lovat! ones should pot
be neglected. ^_J. T. M^jNN.
TOWNVILLE SCHOOL o1
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TOWNVILLE, Jan. "IO. -Tho monot
ony of school work was var ?od on l'rl
day afternoon when a number of the
student? recited JccUpnation. It was
a very interesting enertalnmcnt \?lsg
es Mae Shirley, Annie \lay l.eubitter.
Doria Price, Alliiie Nicholson aud
Christine O'Neal and .Messrs. Virgil
and Edward Ledbetter, (?ny King and
Thurston Whlttleld were among theo
on the program. Miss Roberta Nichol
son who was present as a visier gave
several selections in her uscal captl
-Dting style. addln-.'. much to the en
joyment of the occasion.
Among the visitor* at school this
week have been: Misses Ituth O'Neal,
??uiHie Craft, and Roberta Nicholson.
This week, or rathe,* the last two
Jays, the students have been standing
their regular monthly evnminations.
Some of the teachers are using thc
new readers, recently added IO the
library and are obtaining ex? ellent
results, especially In the fourth, fifth
and sixth grades.
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Had More Cases Yesterday Than
For Several Weeks
There was a fairly good crop of of
fenders yesterday In the recorder's
court .and as a result the clty'B treas
ury waB enriched by several good and
The following cases were disposed
Will Telford, drunkenness, $."..
J. M. Leslie, drunkenness.
Ed Uawknight. loud swearing and
disorderly conduct, $5.
Henry Bulentlne, carrying unlawful
weapon, a pistol, S5Q.
Will sadler, Sue Harmon and Char
lie Harmon, fighting, loud swearing
and disorderly conduct, ?."> each.
Henry Rutledge, drunkenness, $5.
Will Clark, lighting and disorderly
Will Pitts, fighting and disorderly
DEMOCRATS LIME PP
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mt of the difficulty. Some sought
conferences with Progressive Repub-1
Ileana, Sena'^r Norris, who had of-1
Cered amendments several days, be-1
(ore which would strengthen the per- j
inancy of the proposed government
snterprise, told senators who offered
to accept lils amendments that they
.aine a few hours too late.
Will Consider Amendments.
Amendments will be. considered in
the Democratic caucus tomorrow. The
caucus also will endeavor to find a way
to get the Republican progressive
support without recommitting the bill.
If. this fails and the biU is recommit
ted, many of ifs most sanguine sup
porters insist that the measure is
iead. for title session.
? Democratic leaders tonight, were
:uuivassln? the situation. ^Absent De
mocratic senators who may return
tomorrow are Smith, of South Caro
lina, and Lea, of-. Tennessee. Re
publicans absent, however, .who are
expected to return are Penrose and
3ofT. Senator Williams said tonight
that the most optimistic prognostics-,
tion on a preamble line-up on tim mo
tion to recommit the, bill left the De
mocrats one veto short.
Will Pass the Bill.
Despite the feeling of some of his
colleagues. Majority Leader Kern to
night would not admit -defeat, and in
liunounclng the call for the caucus he
declared "we will pass the bill yet."
In his speech denouncing the ship
ping Interests Senator Reed declared
advocates of these Interests were not
so much anxious about preserving the
peace ot the United States as they
were for their ability "to continue to
charge shipper' 'our or five prices for
hauling American gooda..''
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"Gentlemen from States wlv*re the
shipping trust ts strong are practical
ly ail opposed to thia hill." ho suid.
"Aa I look over ihe Hst .of senators
who still are here who were members
of tho senate when the shipping tr net
We launder men's neglige
shirts a little better than most
laundries do -a little moro thc
way you want ye rs laundered.
We give them . areful wash
lng, starch them without stick
ing up the sleeves and body
with surplus starch aud we
iron them so they flt and look
Wo shape the cuifs to lit
your wrists, and give them a
linn, stiff finish, and iron their
You'll like this work.
undretook to put Hs trairda-in the
American pocket for th* extraction
of.a ship' subsidv, ? ,nd nearly all cf
them wer? in favor of a H -.baldy and
cheek by ?o.vl wirti the shippi ..- tru.f
in its a/.cm,??cd told on th-? United
State? treasury. ;>nd I als.i ?Iud them
now in gt<:of\i1 r.iod bfc?'?s J, or. ti.o
last two or tliree roll calls the vote
has indicated sulTlclent Democratic
defection possibly to accomplish de
feat of this bill.,
"Every man here today must ans
wer for his vote. Every man will
answer for his vote on this bill ns he
must on every hill. But there should
bo uo possible misunderstanding with
the people of this country as to the
exact situation prp?ented hort,"
"Tho shipping trust." the Missouri
senator continued, nt tho very moment
war was declared, entered on a sys
tem of plunder, extorting enormous
.urns from American citizen? endea
voring to escaile from war scenes to
their native shores.
Of the president's determination to
glvo relief from "extortlonabl . freight
rates," the Benator said:
"Hersaw tht> cotton op. the wharven
and grain in the warehouses awaiting
shipment with shin ow m rn demanding
3i toll nothing abort of robbery. Ile
Baw, while some or us were -talking of
a larger* navy we had no ships to
carry coal or oth-irwlte set. as auxili
aries. He suggested this measure,
and Jn every action except thia where
there was a conf?rence or caucus he
I received the unanimous support of his
"Hut the shipping truat. got busy.
I wonder if we are to duplicate thc
record of the Spanish-American War
when the shipping trust sold the gov
ernment vessels and then again
bought themi back at such' outrageous
prices that. I wondered that the os
trich stomach of the senator. , fro.
Utah did not rebel at that."
"If thia present bill is killed." con
tinued Senator Reed, "the shipping
trust will continue to bold^the country
n ita grip-to take all in Its con
science, and its conscience would per
mit it to rob the grave.
"I congratulate my old. friend, thc
shipping trust, there'.will be many a
bottle of champagne broken tonight If
the Democratic party ls broken-If the
trust is strong enough to make men
turn their ba/cks on their pjnrty. lo
copient thc insurgent and' stundpnt
Wilson HUH Confident.
WASHINGTON, Feb. 1- Preuident
Wilson still feels confident the ship
purchase bill will be passed despite
today's unexpected turn when nine
senate Democrats lined up with thc
Republicans In an effort to send the
bill back to committee. He conferred
at length tonight with Secretary
Bryan and Senator John Sharp Wil
liams and later it was indicated at
the White House there would bo no
lot-up in the fight.
"We can beat them and wc will
beat thrin." said Senator Williamn on
leaving the White House. "Op
ponents of this bill kpow as well as 1
do that'the president will not not buy
war In carrying out the provisions of
the measure. Men who vote against
the bill will have to answer to their
Bi H. Sexton of Starr was in the
city yesterday for a short while.
'PHONE NO. 7.
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