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Modern fftitgrenn deinuiidti more i
becomes moro searer and muKonry ni
the mind IK fookiug for a heifer timi
?ot <>nl) will gi v?! flic in ii \ i m um of i
lilHO carry willi it those additional ?
lacking lu HO wait* of the mutcriulH
hus led to thc inf rodin lion of Mein
grade building prod urOr wort hy of tin
strongest and mont
Sheet Metal ttooiini
Sheathing IH not
ed Sheet? are easily
very much superior
ed Hoofing generali
mueh Htronger ami
tthh WEIGHT 8HLKTS- This I
advantage to every user, of roofing*,
,ji'***e put on tho market product? ?erj
Th? resolta hare been unsatisfactory
lags and Sidings.
In the purchase of this material (]
Sullivan Har A
Anderson, 8? C?
Wa launder men's n?gligea
shirts a little better than moat
Iriea do- a little more the (
;' you, want yours laundered.
we giW4hem a careful *ash-\
lng, starcbMhem without stick
ing up the sleeves and body
with surplus starch ano we .
iron thAu BO they fit anil lot*
Wa ahojiu the cuffa to flt
?our . wriate, and ; gi?o them p
lirra, atlffjinloh, and iron their
You'll Ij^c thin work.
' Try lt.
?PHONE MO. 7.
A graduate of Perry's
Business College a few
years ago, is now receiv
ing a salary of more than
Fifteen Thousand Dol
lars annually and that
man baa an office within leas than
twenty miles of Greenville, S. C.
doableo1 many timees by reason of
. special firness through the train
M*? ??e*Sv?d ? oar College.
Write today for cata
logue and very low rates
Greenville, S. C.
Married ta LewaeasvUfu
Mr. Leighton Pruitt ot thin city and
Misa Mau Hardin ot Loy ndcevllle.
daughter of Mr. J. W. ?aldin, wero
married on Sunday night b\ JLAwndee
?Me by lb? Baptist minister, Rev. Mr.
Bishops. Mr. Pruitt ls the sen ot Mr.
and Mrs. R. W. Pruitt cf ?uta city
and ls associated with bis father In
the grocery business here. Th? young
couple baye gone away on ? wedding
trip and will come to Anderson later.
tal Roofing and
UK tetter uuiltllngs. Kn good timiter
lore cvpcnslw, naturally tile Investiga'
more economical building material (dat
irotceUon ut u minimum tout, but ? lil
cutures desired in such buildings, ''iii
being f.xed ut Hie present time. This
Kooline und Kiding Materials ns high
i' must filterable consideration.
SHH HTS ure the
used uf all lorin' of
x, or Kiding.
and rapidly applied.
Roofing Sheets are
to the V-frimp
ly sold. It ls ?ery
much less liable to
? nu Important feature and u decided
Many unscrupulous manufacturers,
r much lighter than standard v.eights,
serrlce, and criticisms of Metal Hoof?
?UALITY IK OUR CHIEF AIM.
Greenville, H. C.
o o o o o o o o o o o <. o o o o o o o
o SK WK FROM SENECA. o
SENECA, Feb... 6.--Messrs. C. S.
8ul?lvan, C. Ban Allen, Wm. McClure,
W. J. McCku-e, J. H. McClure. Jr.,
were some of the Anderson visitors
to Seneca the latter part of this week. 1
; Mr. ? T. Padea Anderson of West
minster waa in Seneca for a while I
,one day this afee*'
Messrs.. U H. raig, L. R. Garner,
and W. C. G rei im, popular ' t ravel- j
lng men out'ol. Greenville were in
Seneca the latter part of the week,
j MisB Nell Kellett of Fountain Inn
was iu Seneca* Friday. . ,
Messrs. H. It. Barron and V. P.
Patterson of Spartanburg wore recent
vlfilrora to our town. t
Miss Roxy Reid of Walhalla is vls
ittag -Mr:;. Ethel Ask nnd Miss Stella
Mrs. A. B< Vickery of LuYonla, Ga.,
is tho guest of Mrs. J. E. Hopkins this
Mn?. W. J. Lunney has returned
homo after u vj.s ii. of Boveral weeks to
relatives In Charlotte, N. C.
Mr. IR. p. Neill has returned from a j
business trip to Brcvard, N. C.
Mrs. J. Eustace HopkinB entertains
In honor of Mrs. Vickery of Lavenia
and Mrs. T. B. Jones of Townvllle.
One of the most elaborate and for
mal affairs that has graced 'Seneca's
social life recently, waa the recep
t ion tendered by Mrs. J. Eustace Hop
kins |n honor of MrsyWVdrian B. Vic
kery ot Luvonlu. Ga., and Mrs. T. B.
Allen Jones of Townviiip. The mar
ried ladles were bidden from four to
five nnd thc younger sot from five to
The guests were met ut the door by
Mesdames T. E. Stribling and S. K.
Dendy; Mrs. Hopkins. Mrs. Vickery
and Mrs. Jones received in the parlor.
Mrs. E. C. Doyle presided at Ute]
punch bowl. The house was beauti
fully decorated with pink candles and
ferne. From the parlor the guest were
ushered ..ito the dining room by Mrs.
Clara, Vcrner McCary, where they
Were served with a delicious salad
course by Misses Louisa Dendy, Sarah
Davis and Clara Verner McCary.
Mesdames Arad B. Vickery, T. B.
Ai?ou Jones. T.,E. Strlblin- &. KU
Dendy. C. V. McCary. E. O. Puyle, E.
J. Holzman, W. J. Holloway, J. E.
Nitron. W. ? Hunter, W. ?. Hamilton,
E. A. Counts, 0. i%4 uignllllat, J. L.
Marrett, B. O. Hopkins, Benn Har
per, W. P. Nimmons, O. W. Shelor, L.
W. Verner, Sallie Holloman. G. W.
Ballenger, W. K. Livingston, T. Lesley
Stribling, Misses Sue Gignilllat, Mae I
and Louise Hamilton, Stella Fincanon,
Raxey Reid. Margaret Morrison, Hess '
and Etta Clarkson, Gussie Cunning
ham aro some of thoae who were pres- j
o o o o o o o o o o|
6 _ o
o FROM SEPTUS. o
o o o o o o o o o o
Mrs. Charley Kay and son, Murry.
of Oakway spent a part of last woek
with friends and rolaHres here.
Miss Saphronia McAHstcr is spend
ing a few days with her grandparents.
Mr. and Mrs. Charley Kay, at Oakway;
Friend Jim Moore says thst St. Pe
ter will swing the gate wide open to
j Ute man that cornea up to bia wife's
While some drag the roads others
will stand around and cuss Mack King
for there being so many mud bolea in
Whether Germany he right or
wrong in this great world war, she
la keeping all nations in hot water.
IJttla Miss Marie Mulllkln ha? been
ont of school fdr a week, having been
on the sick Hat. but we are glad to
see her able to be back In school.
During thia little month <>r twenty
eight (lay? we twine the flowers and
?Ines the laurel wreath about the
?. ow of hero ami soldier, statesman,
|>oet and other nun of leit?-rs. We
Imve nm a month In all tiie year that
brings us the birthdays of HO many
different ne a who have helped the
When we look for men to serve our
country or t<? sorVc ia any way what
kind of men do we want to And? Wo
must have patriotic men, honest men.
faithful, iiatlent men-men who do
their duty ut all times. Some men do
one kind of service some another. The
man Who plows or tlins or works with
tools honestly and faithfully ls help
ing his country and his fellowmen.
Men who build great bridges and rail
roads and good houses are also help
itiK the world; men who write good
books help the, world; mer who in
vent new and splendid machinery,
electric lights and telephone ure ali
helping the world.y
George Washington was born Feb
22, 17.12, in Westmoreland County, Va.
ile was a man of strong sense and
sound Judgment, of stainless charac
ter. Ile was never known to tell a
Ho, ! fis character ls unsurpassed by
that of uny hero. Ile was the first
president of the Tithed States, serv
ing two terms. George Washington
died at his home. Mount Vernon, In
Virginia. Dee. 14, 1799.
"Settlement of Georgia."
Then coming on down to the sunny
s? j'.th land we see recorded the settle
ment of Georgia.
On February 12, 17:;::, amid the song
of birds and fragrance of the yellow
Jessamine, the city of Savannah was
laid out hy .latin-.". Oglethorpe, a man
whose outline of life is worthy of
mention on the first page In the his
tory of Georgia. His purity and no
bility of character was such tba' he
excited the envy of none but rained
the admiration of all. His vatriot
Ism was above any personnt ambition
above party and faction '.nd his life
work was the love of h'a country and
her" unfortunate peopl*. He was un
tiring in his efforts to better their
condition, to rescue them from de
spair, and to inspire them with hope.
The result of his labor ls that they
are now celebrating the one hundred
and eighty-second nnnlvesary of Geor
"The Stamp Act."
Feb. 22, ?77?, the law called the
Stamp Act waa repealed. This Brit
ish law provided that all documents
used in carrying on business such as
bills, receipts, deeds, bonds and notes
should be written on stamped paper,
which the British revenue offices were
to furnish at certain fixed rates. When
this news reached America lt caused
great Indignation and alarm to her
citizens. The public opinion ef Amer
ica expressed itself in tho Sentiment
that "Taxation without representa
tion is tyranny." Thc merchants of
o PELZER. o
PELZER. Feb., S.--Miss W'nnie
Cromer who has been visiting her sis
ter, Miss Carrie und brother. Mr.
Thomas Crane of this place has re
turned to. her home In Hendcrsonvllle.
While hero Miss Crane received much
On Thursday evening Mr.' and Mrs.
llnmsoy Allison entertained thc Rook
Club complimeutary to Miss Crane.
Progressivo Rook waa the main fea
ture of. tho evening. This party was
quite characteristic of Mr and Mrs.
Allison's generous hospitality. They
made all their guest enjoy a thorough
ly delightful evening. Late in the
evening delicious refreshments, con
sisting of hot chocolate and cakes,
was served. Those who enjoyed the
pleasures of the evening were: Miss
Sara Cobb and Prof. W. C. Petrie,
Miss Maude Stewart and Dr. Joe Bu
ford, Miss Carrie Crane and Mr. Witt
Martin, Miss Minnie Crane, the honor
guest aud Mr. Washington Dr. and
Mrs. Martin, Mr. and Mrs. Francis J.
Pelter, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Heyward,
Mr. and Mrs. John McBreaty.
Miss Carrie Crane was at home to
several of her friends, in honor of her
sister, Tuesday evening This pretty
little sociul affair, though very Infor-,,
mal was quite delightful in its sim
plicity and originality. Miss Crane
served a very tempting course of re
freshments to her charming guests.
Another quite delightful affair of
week wap on Thursday afternoon
when Mrs. J. M. Garrett was hostess
to the West Pelzer School Improve
ment association. After the business
meeting Bcclal chats were enjoyed
while Mrs. Garr?tt assisted by Misses
Stewart and West served dainty re-,
freshmenta. The following ladles were
present: Mesdames J. L. Hlndman. C.
C. Hlndman, A. W. Crenshaw. Luther
Crenshaw, Will Martin, A. T. Cobb,
R. L. Snipes, Todd Stewart. Misses.
Jessie Norris. Malorie West, Mary
Brabham, Maude Stewart. - Mildred
Harrison. Edith and Mamie Smith and
Audrie Sn I pen.
Dr. C. T.. Tripp made a business trip
Time Fer Maxie* Befaras Oat Feb
Please take notice only 15 more
days time for returns for personal
property will be out. Respectively
auk alt cities and towns and the
country to please make effort to
make returns, otherwise you are lia
ble to SO per cent penalty. Board of
City ot Anderson asks that returns be
made to Auditor gt once.
February 5. 1015.
Hie principal cities agreed to import
no more gooda from Great Britain lill
the Stain j) Act waa repealed. Trade
with England was almost entirely
stopped. Tim very children in the
streets learn Hie cry, "Liberty, prop
erty and no -tamps" So Fob. 22,
177?j. the law waa repealed.
Henry Wad, wort h Loinrfellou.
Henry Wad? wort h longfellow was
born Feb. 21. ISO!?, at Portland. Me.
When a boy he was fond of books ami
made rap I progress in his .studies.
Ho entereu Bowdoin College at the
age of fourteen. Longfellow loved
little Children very much. He wrote
about them, ile tells us about them
in his "Story Hour." He wrote his
first poem when he was ten years
old. It was entitled "lovell's Fight."
Longfellow was twice married. He
died at the age of scventytlve.
Abraham Lincoln was born Feb. 12,
1809. He was much like other boys
In many ways. His parents were very
poor and lived in a little log cabin out
in thc "voods. His mother made him
a suit of bearskin moccasins and a
little bearskin cap. He walked two
miles to school. He used his mother's
coal shovel for a slate and a stick
of charcoal for a pencil. He went lo
school very little, his mother read to
him and told him many stories. Abra
ham Lincoln was one of the presi
dents of the United States, he was afc
saslnated by J. Wilkes Booth.
Thomas A. Edison.
Thomas A. Edison was born Feb.
ll, 1847, in Milan. Ohio. He now lives
In New Jersey. His parents were very
poor, therefore, he couldn't attend
school as his parents needed him at
He read every book that he could
get. He read magazines and looked
for everything which told about new
Inventions. He wag fond of experi
menting. Me was the inventor of
electricity. He made a water tele
phone and electric pen and the elec
tric light which is used all over the
world. He invented the biograph, he
ls still trying to Hud more ways to
help the world.
There are several others I can men
tion whose birthdays come In Feb
Feb. 10. 1819, John Ruskin.
Feb. 22, 1828, Margaret E. Sangster.
Feb. 22. 1819, James Russell lowell.
Feb. 24. 1789, Wilhelm Carl Grimm.
Feb. 28, 1797, Mary Lyon.
Again the battleship Maine, com
manded by Captain Slgsbee was sent
to Havanna and on the night of Feb*
ruary 15, 1898, she was lying at an
chor* when suddenly a mighty explos
ion took place and sent her to the
bottom of the harbor. How sad was
many' a heart to hear of the lives of
two hundred and sixty perishing with
MRS. LON BOLEMAN.
Td^rnville, S. C., Feb, 8, 1915.
to Greenville Thursday.
. Mr. Ben Martin of Easley Was a
visitor In town this week.
Mr. L. H. Bagwell was In town on
business Thursday afternoon.
Miss; Jessie Norris is spending the
week-end with her parents at Grove
Miss Ida Mae Cr on shaw visited Mr.
John Washington and family of Bel
ton lost Sunday.
John Scott visited relatives near
Sheddah Sunday, 31st. .
Miss Kate Scott of Lick ville spent
last week-end with friends here.
MISB Lillian Holtzctaw, teacher of
thc White Plains school was in town,
last Friday afternoon.
Mr. Alfred Cobb of the Southern
Railway was In on a visit to his par
ents ot this place.
Miss Maude Stewart stayed over
Sunday with Miss Jenevia West of
Mr. Jay McAllstcr of tie White
Plains section was a busln-.*as visitor
in town last week.
Mr. Charlie Scott a prosperous
farmer on the Greenville ?Ide was in1
town last Sunday.
The gigantic sale on at the Pal
metto Dry Goods Co., in now in full
sway and will continue through thia
Mr. W. IC Hudgens was a business
visitor to Belton last week.
Mr. Will Johnson was In town on
Miss Ella Hlott of the East View
school was in town recently..
o FIR3T CREEK SOCIALS. o
Thc ABaville school is progressing
nicely under the management of Miss
Maggie Cochran. We have forty-five
on roll and expecting several more
to start this wees:'.
Mr. H. 3. Fisher was tn Anderson
last 'seek business.
Masara. W. S. and T. M. Bell, waa
in Belton Friday on business. .
Messrs. Anderson Brock . and. Joe
McCurry spent Friday night wita Hr.
Henry Weeks of near Belton.
Misa Mildred Bonds visited her
aunt, Mrs. J. P. Owens Sunday.'
Mr. W* J, Murdock attended the
Masonic meeting of Antrevllle lodge'
Mr. J. B. Hall spent A few hours
Sunday with her ?on. Mr. Aaa Hall,
Mr. Henry Weeks visited Mr. Joe
McCurry Saturday night and Sunday,
Mesara Clyde Murdock and.Charlie
Tylers called vin Misses Jennettie and
Bessie Fields of the Neall* Creek sec
tion Saturday night and. .tnnday.
Miss Katherln Fishor visited Miss
Kan?le Ashley recently.
Some of our brave boya enjoy run
ning in "Ground hog day."
Mr. Kerran Brock called on his best
girl of near Hebron Sunday, t
When costive or troubled with con
stipation take Chamberlain's Tablets.
They are eusy to take and moat agree
able in c2fect. Obtainable every where.
Our school is in s splendid condi
tion under the management of Mr. L.
M. Mahaffey and Miss Mary Teague.
We have enrolled .several new pupils
since the holidays, which makes our
enrollment reach the seventy mark.
The Hopewell Literary society was
reorganized two weeks ago. Ralph
King was elected president; Ralph
Welborne, vice president; Kathleen
Thompson, secretary und treasurer. 11
A very interesting program was ren- 11
dered last Friday afternoon by the
members of the society. The next
meeting will be held Friday, Februury
19, and we are preparing a special
"Washington Birthday" exercise for
that meeting. |
We have sent in an order for new
library books. We hope to see our
boys and girls read and enjoy them.
A new blackboard has been pur
chased for Miss Teague's room. They
also have new shades for the wln
(ft Chairman ol
New Yofk C
once to the Credit F
sedation of Life In
of a life Insurance
Some excellent poll
rfeerence to the v?
summary of his pai
"Do we not pay t
to personal qualifie
property to melt av
of efficiency do not
"With such thong
the disaster almost
management of a 1
the business a aucci
"Lifo Insurance is i
credits against the i
dependent upon thel
"I borrowed money t
eral. The party mo
and that the insu:ar
"There ls anothei
from a creditor's ti
"When it comes Xx.
haps, have in mind :
tho : hort cut to whl
eral or sp?cifie, by i
of questions such a
forethought? Is he
sense of justice and
to assume responBib
to meet emcrgencie
Is he progressive, a
Does he know how.
and erratic, dr are 1
ho integrity and r<
fellow-men? Is ho
especially of wife, c
"Sure lt will requ
to prove that a carel
rles would shed Hgt
late and to which m
"Suppose, fdr ess
prudence, caution, 1
which gp to make
much life Insurance
carried, in what coi
of the family or the
ot the working of tli
sibilus, .and in. taco
ment of promises s
concerning a man's
ed in the matter of e
if there If any one ll
vd middle age, after
would come as neai
tiona and keep prom
"Banks have long
' of the life insurance
like Dun's and Bra
reaching a concluslo
llnformatlon is certs
He characterised 1
in tho country, and
rests the same obllg
In times of need, as
quired by law to kc
He said, "Banking
its profit in the aggi
actions. It Ia mana
ment se?,KS no prom
earnings for the be.
. or advantage, hut st
them the asperities
"Life Insurance li
of human natur? et
woven with and clo
bl?, enforcible conti
hand to control, in <
C, W, WEBB, Ristre
dows, which add greatly to the ap
pearance of the room.
We have been expecting a visit
from Misses darlington. Our girls are
anxious to know about the tomato
club and some of them arc ready to
begin work. Superintendent Felton
promised us a visil but bad weather
kept hint away. We hope, however,
to have them with us In the near fu
The young people of Hopewell com
munity are preparing for another play
to be glvfcn for their benellt of our
CUT THIS OUT NOW
If you don't want lt today, you may
icxt week. Send this advertisement
ind-JUficnts to Foley & Co.. Chicago,
111., wrltng your name and address
:learly. You receive in return three
:rial packages-Foley's Honey and
Tar Compound for coughs, colds,
:roup and grippe; Foley Kidney
^ills, for weak or disordered kidney!
>r bladder; Foley Cathartic Tu blets,
i pleasant, wholesome and oiea.ising
lurgatlve, just the thing for winter's
doggish bowels and torpid liver.
These well known standard remedies
for sale by Evans' Pharmacy.
ff eds Cr ed
A.. BARTON HE1
! tho Boaard of Directors of the Chas
'ity, delivered an address on tho "Rela
auric of Business," at the Eigth Annual
Burance Presidents, December 10, 1914,
policy, said Mr. Hepburn. thBt he rece
nts, however, are made by Mr. Hepbt
lue of life Insurance for business and
Life Insurance to the Credit Fabric o
oo much attention to property qualiflbt
a? The law's delays and tho law'B ch
ray, but the element of.personal honej
change with time.
hts in mind it ls interesting to;note t
i, in urging life Insurance, as a mean
sure to follow, in cases'whore death
.usin?es the man .whose foresight' and
also being made to serve the useful p
death of debtors whose ability to pay
lr living than upon the amount of prop
o finish my education, and bad my lift
.king the loan believed I would repay
ice company would if I did not.
r feature of life Insurance nbout. whi
igicnL significance of life Insurance as
> extending ere?lt, the average business
any set of rules or formulae. He reacl
ch he is accustomed. He should In soi
nqulry or Intuition, seek and obtain at
s these: Has the man ability, salf-con
cautious, frugal and normal .In his hab
proper regard for the rights of others 1
ditty, and does he Understand the need
s? Is he home-loving, industrious am
nd likely therefore to keep pace wtih
.to get money's worth for money expe
ils habits Axed and his purpose In Ute
sputetlon and does he cherish his st
selfish and self-centered, or does he tl
hildren and those who may be depend?
Ire no argument before a group of lift
Cul and. detailed inquiry as to the life in
it upon each of the questions I have a
any others of similar Import might wei
niple, in seeking information as to a
frugality, unselfishness, reliability an
up high character-and good repute, s
? he carries, of what kind and for hoi
apantes has lt been taken out and ls li
business or both? Could we find any wi
ie man's mind, of his habit of life, of h
ot all those qualities upon which we i
o far as personality ls concerned? C
life insurance wilt not answer alf ct tb
txtending credit, nor any of them bondi
ne of inquiry that could be. made of a n
having been engaged ip business tor
? showing both ability and d?termin?t!
been accustomed to ask large borrow*
they carry, and it seems to me that cc
Istreet's, ?ho..id ask for similar Infor
n aS to the credit-rating to which a ma
inly valuable contributory evidence."
life insurance companies aa the areates
I, for that reason, expressed the belt
ation to keep Hqulr funds on ? ?nd to
rests upon banka ?nd trust companies,
BP a reserve.against their liabilities,
renders an lndlspenslble service to the
ogatlon of very small percentages in n
ged as a business and for gats. Life i
in toe usual sense of that term; it hoi
neflt of the inc red;the insured seeks
rives to protect his credit, shield his fa
pt life after he has passed'beyond the
i unselfish, lt ts the tangible result of
noodled in the form ot practical reih
se!y allied to business, its Impulse an
ile; It Is the regard for one's family,
wet, a beneficent instrumentality ?vhlc
?rtter to sooth, assuage, cherish and sn
i Agent, J* J. TBOWBBIC
ANDERSON, S, C.
Something For Nothin;
Youngs Island, 8. C., NOT. 23, 1*1?
To get started with you we maki
you the following offer. Send us fi j
for 1,000 Frost Proof Cabbage Plant
grown in the open air tad will stan]
freezing, grown from th? Celebrated
Seed of Bolglna & Son and Thorbor
& Co.', and I will send you 1,9)0 Cat
bage Plants additional FREE, and yo
can repeat the order a* many time
as you like. I will give yo? specla
prices on Potato Seed and Potat
Plants later. We want the account
of close buyers, large and small. W?
.an supply alL
e National Bank of
ition of Lifo *-tur
It was bj ""5
lived his educ*,
irn with particui*
the following is a
itlona and too little
tty and the quality
he activities of life
s of .circumventing
. removes from the
ability havo made
?urpose of Insuring
their debts ls more
erty they may own.
> insured , as collat
the same'if I lived,
ch I woulo Use to
lt should be viewed
man does not, per
les a conclusion by
ne way, either gen
tswers to a number
itrol, prudence and
Its of life? . Has he
' I? li? accustomed
for being prepared
d mindful of duty?
oded? Is he Aciclo
anding among his
ii ink- of others, and
mt. upon him?
> insurance experts
suranco a man car
?pted to formu
auld ask how
?v long has lt been
t for the protection
tere better evidence
is sense ot respon
nust rely for fulfll
?f course, inquiries
ie questions involv
ualvely, but I doubt
ta t who has reach
Be vera! vearr, that
on tn mo?t obliga
srs for 9 statement
mation for use in
n ts entitled. Such
* investment banks
et that upon, them
relieve the country
which are now re
public and realizes
ds and uses all net
no personal profit
tnlly and soften for
> realm ot personal
tbo better motives
sf ; although inter
A its execution are
Incarnate in tan gi
li enables the dead
?GE, Special Agent.