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THE KIND OF* SERMON.
The editor of The Intelligencer was
recently asked by a minister to define
what kind of sermon we thought a
minister should preach. This ques
tion, we feel, was not prompted hy
Idle curiosity, and we Bhall endeavor
to, answer it as a layman, and as a
listener In the pew. The minister
who asked the question 1B considered
a fearless and able, consecrated and
earnest minister who has convictions
and has no fear in expressing them.
Ho IB trying to drive out sin and
show that the religion he is preach
ing la made for every day use, and
can bemused under the conditions con
fronting the man in this day and time.
He believes in condemning wrong do
ing, and In reclaiming the wrong
doer. He thinks the pulpit should not
preach too much of the theology of
the PSSt, nor of the creeds of the
church, but should stand for truth,
honesty, sobriety, and all right living.
Bo The Intelligencer ??olleve? that
tbs things this minister stands tor
are the things any minister who hopes
to accomplish any good through his
ministry should stand for. The prophet
Nathan said to David, when he was
being chided for having Uriah killed
at the battle front, and the guilt for
taking the life of the "lone lamb" was
to be fastened: "Thou art the man!'
Bo must the modern minister who
really amounts to a force in a com
munity for right living stand before
those who do wrong, and fearlessly
say: "Thou are the man." No man
has ever been saved from his sin andi
convicted of it by the namby-pamby
preaching of those who think their |
full duty is performed when they pro
pound s creed hoary with age and not ]
at atl suited to modern conditions,
and which ls not understood by the
average layman, and which he does
not care about even If he understands
IL Now The Intelligencer fears that
this -?mark will be the subject of crit
icism, but lt ls the truth, and the
modern Samsons in theology do not
Indulge Ia such. For instance Billy
Sunday and his powerful preaching,
or any ot the other giants who are ]
redeeming the world today..never take]
up their ttme nor that ot their audi
ences hy discussing ancient and thumb
worn creeds and doctrines. Modern
Christianity applied to modern life tc
what the average man (sinner) needa
Is this the kind of spiritual food they
ard receiving? You who sit in the
pears know. Hat the church lost.Its
power? ls it saving mea today? Aro
men reclaimed from their ways of sin
by the average preacher today? Let
the pulpit and the pew think of these
thjags and see wherein Iles the blame
lt they are not.
PASS IT ALONG.
State of North Dakota has be
gun to put Into operation a plan which
should bring thousands ot new set
'I?jra?!thtn the next year. The leg
islature has appropriated $60,000 for
the promotion of Immigration in the
next two yeera. R. Y. Flint, commis
sioner ot agriculture has given an 1m
p?ttr> tb the plan hy asking the co
HH?P??? ot all the count., news
papers in the State to induce their
readers to write personal letters td
old friends "back home." Those far
mers who are well situated and' who
have prospered are urged to write
their friends and relative? la thc old
Stsvt?s, In the cities and in Europe,
telling them ot their success, of
th* resources of the State, how they
raise corn, clover, alfalfa, cattle and
hogs and In fact, to try and induce
those fiends to break away from the
.itlcH and the older commun it les and
settle in North Dakota.
The (dun seems tu be a good ona
and doubtless will result lu a great
Kain in the population of North
Dakotu. But the plun need not be
routined to that State alone. Any
prosperous rural community can bene
fit itself if its energetic men and wo
men will help to ?prend the gospel of
country life. Almost every one of our
readers eau think of some friend or
relative now struggling along in some
town or city who, if transplanted to
a modest farm, would be healthier,
happier and more prosperous than
they are at present. Let our readers
?ty tho North Dakota plan. Write to
your friends, tell them what you are
doing and what you mean to do. point
out to them that farming today is no*,
what it was 40, 30 or even ten years
ago. Write to your old home town
newspapers and let your old friends
and neighbors know how well you are
getting on. l'ass a good thing along.
You will be doing your friends a favor
und you will be helping the commun
POOR BILLY KINDAY.
Poor Billy Sunday is having lils own
troubles, lt seems that there are peo
ple, who even though they*may be
lieve, that "the laborer Is worthy of
his hire," think that he ought to tell
his employers what ho does with the
money they give him. It is estimated
that the evangelist makes about $200,
000 a year and yet this immense sum
does not bring peace and serenity to
the. plain-speaking preacher. Some
body ls always asking, not "where did
you get it?" but "what are you doing
with lt?" Sunday has hardly lett
Philadelphia before another former
associate demands an accounting. The
dlsnatbfied party this time is Francis
Porter, a former press agent for Sun
day, w'-o sends to the newspapers a
Btatemeut ,'n which he demands an
accounting of the $60,000 contributed
by Philadelphlans to the support of
the evangelist's campaign there. Por
ter declares thore ls ? a shortage of
more than $20,000, and says: "The
real truth of the situation is that you
(Sunday) are commercialising the
name of Jesus Christ, boldly using his
sacred name to advertise a money
"A decided disposition," his state
ment continues, "has been shown (by
tho campaign committee to avoid sup
plying the contributors to this fund
with detailed Information regarding
o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o
o OUR DAILY POEM. o
?The Man Who Wlas."
The man who wins is the man who
The man who toils while the next man
The man who stands in his deep dis
With his head held high In the deadly
press; : r.i?X
* Yes, he la the man who wins.
The man who wins ls the man who]
The value of pain and the worth of]
Who a lesson learns from the man
And a moral finds in his mournful
Yes, he is the man who wins.
?The man who wins te the man wh?|
In the unsought paths and Ute rocky]
And perhaps who lingers, now and
j To help tho fallen rise again.
Ahr lie ts the man who wins.
Pa tm ont Agata,
NEWARK. N J.-Mrs. Louis F.;
Patmont, wife of ."Rev.'' Patmon?. who
waa arrested hera last week charged
with netting fire to a church, haa ac
cording to the Nowa of this city, con
fessed to Ute following nonna: that
Patmont is not a minister; that he
waa nut kidnapped and con fled In a
deserted building near Danville. 111.;
that he confessed to her that ho set
fire to their Newton street home;
that it was her money that educated
him; that he told her he paid $10 fer
the right to use "Reverend" and that
he told her never to write him unleas
she could eend him money. She said
that he had never been persecuted by
any "myterto?s," .in-risible*' or other
Interests and that 'te dearly loved
publicity pf any sort:
A Gloomy View.
The five year old daughter ot an
army officer 'at Fort Hamilton waa
resuming from Sunday school a short
Urne ago when she met a friend of
the family who asked her where she
"Jus' to Sunday school," she said.
"And what did you do theref ques
tioned the friend.
"Oh, we just aaag sad songs about
heaven," answered the childe-Har
LIVESTOCK DAY AT
Governor Manning Will Make Ad
dress During Morning--Many
Q UR KN WOOD. April 10.-All nr
rnnements have been completed by
Prof. J. O. Williams, ol Clemson
College, and Demons!ration Agent'
Karls for Livestock Day on Thursday.
About 70 Head of cattle had been as
sembled at the Fair (5rounds this af
ternoon and there will probably be
?50 more to arrive by tomorrow morn .
Among the prominent farmers of
the county who will sell cattle are
the following: Messrs. Ben Hunter,
John and Tom Arrington, W. L.
Deal. J. T. Alton. Will Ation. J. D.
Rambo. W. W. Wilson, Dr. J. H.
R.lf. Mr. Culberson . W, D. Smith,
Jr.. Meudozia Higgins and J. D.
Parks. A l,r,00 pound steer raised
hy Mr. Hunter ls one of several un
usual specimens that have attracted
much attention. A carload of cat
tle from Dyson and Chappels were'
due to arrive by freight this after
The buyers from Baltimore, Jer
sey City, Richmond, Columbia and
Augusta will arrive Thursduy morn
ing with Mr. W. W. Long and repre
sentatives of the department of agrl
culture. Gov. P/ichard I. Manning
will reach Greenwood on the 10:15
train from Columbia und will be the
chief speaker at the meeting of the
Greenwood Livestock Association
which will be held at the court
house at ll o'clock. The public gen
erally is invited to hear Gov. Man
ning and the other distinguished
speakers. The cattle will be sold at
the Fair Grounds beginning at 3
Messrs. Fads and Williams have
fient out about 600 invitations to
farmers of the county urging them
to be present at the morning meet
ing and the Bale in the fternoon.
In addition to this thc day has been
extensively advertised In other ways.
It prqmiHes to be a day of unusual
(CONTINUED FROM PAOE ONS.)
s?lection of a man for treasurer of
the institution la not denied by any
one who knows oC Fred M. Burnett.
He is a native of North Carolina and
wa ; educated at Mars Hill College,
later going to th? University ct Nash
ville and taking a special training
course for teachers. After that he
took special graduate work at Cen
tral University of Kentucky.
For three years Mr. Burnett had
experience as a teacher in a private
school for boys at Dallas, Texas. For
five yen.'s bad expedience as gen
eral secretary in Y. M. C. A. work.
Eighteen months ago he came to An
derson to assume the secretaryship of
the Anderson Young Men's Christian
Association. Several months ago when
the revenues of this organisation di
minished to the point where the salary
of the secretary could no tbe paid, s
number of public spirited men o.
Anderson organized th? Paramount
motion picture theatre In order that r
means of assuring his salary might b<
provided and thia valuable citlzer
kept in Anderson.
The new treasurer of. the college
needs no introduction to the people
of this community, nor are" words of
a complimentary nature necessary.
He came among the people of Ander
son a year and a half ago practically
a strnger. He has'lived mong them
nd worked* with them, both the high
and the lowly, and has acquired f
hold upon the effectipns and the con
fidence of the public at large that is
almost without parallel In this city.
A revolver is a nickle plated sub
stitute for bravery, which has practi
cally driven the original article out
of the market.
The revolver gives a puny man with
a 6-8-inch brain and the pluck of a
grasshopper a 100 yard reach and
makes him more deadly than a Sioux
Indian. There was a time when this
country hsd no dangerous animals,
except bears and wolves, and life was
safe, except on the frocilers, but now
vast hordes of 16 year old boys who
use their skulls for n dime novel
bookcase, roam the streets; with cig
arettes In their face and portable
cannon In their hip pockets, produc
ing -obltusrlea with the skill and en
thusiasm of a cholera microbe; while
it is at all times possible to meet a
personal enemy who has been chas
ing you for a .week, and who is re
luctantly compelled to defend himself
when hec etches you by flllntg you so
tull of lead that'your remains will
require eight pall bearers. Revolv
ers sra now so generally used In de
bate, tn domestic quarrels and repar
tee ot all sorts that 8,000 Americans
die ot them each year, it la said -
Mitchell (S. D.) Gazette.
When I am tn the dentist's chai;
I do not raise si fuss;
I thank my lucky ?tars I'm not
When my new shoes sro hard and
And painfully impede
My walk, I smile end think, " 'Tis
I'm not a centipede."
COMMITTEE SELECTS LOT
AT NORTH MAIN AND
Were Threshed Out Last Night At
A Meeting of the Chautauqua
The tents for the 191"? Chautauqua
at Anderson will be pitched on the
vacant lot at tho ccner of North
Alan and Sharpe stree.s. opposite the
postolfice and the Carnegie Library
buildings, thlg selection having been
made last nght by the chautauqua
committee at a meetng held at the I
quarters of the chamber of commerce.
The use cf the premises was tendered
the committee free of coat by Ri. C.
McKinney, owner of the property.
As generally known, ! chautauqua
week here will be from May 10 to 17,
George C. Rheinfrank and Mr. Per
kins, the 28-day advance men of the
Redpath Chautauqua Bureau, the con
cern which will put on the chautau
qua here, arrived in'Anderson yester
day and last night conferred with the
chautauqua committee of the chamber
of commerce with reference to a
number of details pertaining to the
approaching event. The chautauqua
committee consists of the educational,
civic, amusement and entertainment
committees of the chamber of com
Mr. Rheinfrank announced with re
ference to ticket sales that the first
1.000 tickets will be sold for $2 each
and that after that they will gc for
$2.50. The price of tickets for the
season purchased at the gates will 1
cost $3. It was also announced that
this year there will be a small re
serve seat 'section in tho tent, these
seats selling for 50 cents additional.
Plans for two parades,-one in the
city and ene In the country, adver
tising the chautauqua v.-ere made. A
committee consisting of W. D. Mc
Lean, chairman, Albert. S. Farmer and
Archie Todd, waj appointed to take
charge of arrangements for the city
parade. W. L. Br Issey, R. J. Ramer
and E. E. Elmore were appointed a
committee to work up the country
parade. It is. the Intention to use
automobiles in, this parade.
The question ot ticket sales was
?evened to in connection with a
discussion, as to what would be done
for those who last season signed sub
scription cards fot1 this season's tick
ets. It was decided that the first 1,-.
000 tickets will be placed on saTe for
both subscribers and those who had
not subscribed abd would remain on
sale up to May 5 at $2 for those who
had subscribed, after which they
after which they would go to $2.50
The meeting last night was presided
over by J. E. Barton. During the
evening Mr. Fiheinfrank gaile some In
teresting facts with reference to the
big project with which he ls connect
ed. The Redpath people will have 50
chautauqua tents pitched at the same
time this season in different cities of
the country. Some idea of the enor
mous cost of this may be had frOm the
fact that the value'of each tent, with
out paraphernalia accompanying Mt.
Ls $1,000. This season five car loads
ot programs alone have been printed;
Told That There Was No Core for
"After suffering for over twenty
years with indigestion, and. having
some of the best.doctors here tell me
there-was no cure for me, I think it
only tight to tell yo.u for the aake of
other sucerers aa well ac your .own
satisfaction that a 25 cent bottle of
Chamberlain's Tablets not only re
lieved me but" cured me within, two
months although I am a man ot 65
years," writes Jul. Grobian, Houston,
Texas. Obtainable everywhere.
Her Feelings Hart.
"What's the matter with your old
cat? She looks disconsolate these
"Pap hurt her feelins dreadfully.
Bring heme a mouse tr..p last week.
I told him not to do lt. Cats baa got
their feelings same aa anybody else."
-Louisville Courier-Journal. .
Good-bye ?ore feet, burning feet, swol
len feet, sweaty feet, smelling feet, iii ed
Good-bye corns, callouses, bunions and
raw spots. No
more shoe tight
ness, no more
pain or drawing
up you? fare la
agony. "TIZ* lt
righi eg. "TIZ"
draws out alltbe
tiona which puff
up the feet? t?a*
"TTZ" and for
get your foot misery. Ahl how com
fortable your feet (feel. Get a 25 cent
box of "TIZ" now at any druggist or
department store. Don't; suffer. Have
good feet, glsd feet, trot that nevet
swell. n*?'?r haft, nsver get tired. S
year's foot comfort guaranteed ol
Our store these days is a trysting
place for the liveliest Spring styles
ever sprung! t
Suits that are jubilant with dash
and distinctiveness-Blue Serges^
Homespuns, tropical weights and
unlined garments for the warm
session of Summertime, buoyant
with grace and gumption.
Snug-setting models and loose
swagger ones; all the fetching
fabric effects-vim in every line
Special suits for young men $15,
Suits to every fancy $10 to $25.
And everv one is up to our stand
OLIN SMITH DEAD
Passed Away Suddenly at 'Ills IlGme
In Anderson .WM Village.
Mr Olin Smith, aged 24 years, died
suddenly at his brother's home in the
Anderson mill village late Tuesday af
ternoon. So sudden waa his death
that lt was thought best to call in
the. coroner to make an Investiga
tion. Following an examination the
doctors stated that death, In their
opinion, was due to natural causes,
and the coroner decided an inquest
unnecessary. Death was probably
due to some heart affection.
Mr. Smith's work fer the day end
ed at 4 o'clock, and on arriving at <
hts boarding house he declared to
his sister-in-law that he was sleepy;
that he intended to get some rest
and had decided not to go to church
services that night. A series of meet
ings have been held in the village
during the last two weeks and Mr.
Smith had been attending frequently.
Mr. Smith lay down on the lounge
and Iii minutes later hU sister-in-law
detected something wrong. His face
had turned dark and he began grasp
ing for breath. He died within five
minutes after she noticed that he was
an ill man.
Mr. Smith was unmarried.
The. funeral services were held at
4:30 o'clock yesterday afternoon and
interr eat will be made at Sliver.
Brook iv netery. The deceased ls sur
vived by his father and mother. Mr.
and Mrs. J. W. Smith of Basley,
three sisters, Mrs. Mattie Hunnlcutt,
Miss Mary Harbin and Mrs. Maggie
Monday of Hodges, and seven broth
ers, R. E.. W. E.. lil L., and I. A.
Smith ot this city and J. f.. A. E.
and N. S: Smith of Easley.
DAVID S. ELKO!) DEAD
A gel Citlien Anderson County Drop
ped Deal at Hartwell.
Mr. Da vii Sloan Elrod, an aged
and highly respected citizen of An
derson county, fell dead at the home 1
Of bte son at Hartwell. Ga., wher
he was visiting Saturday morning. It
had been in failing health for sou .
time but was able to walk about . J
be pleased. He was a consistent
member or Buhama Methodist church
and died in the blessed hope of a
blissful tmmor?.?>iy .
Had he llvev! till May he would
have reached tho ripe old age ot 83.
He was twice married, hi? comoan
ions preceding him several years
to the crave, and he leaves six sonB.
and One daughter ta mourn his less.
He lived- near Craft's Forty.
Hts remains were burled Sunday af
ternoon at Shiloh Baptist church af
ter funeral services conducted ty
Rev. J. L. Singleton.
Death it Thomas Coker. A
Thomas Coker, aged 21 years, diel
at the home of his father, Mr. 0. J.
Coker yesterday morning at 5 o'clock.
The funeral will take place tomorrow
at the cemetery.
Taking Care ol the Children.
No parents would consciously be
Barelesa of the children. Joe A. Ros
marin, Clarkson, Nebr., uses Foley's
Honey and Tar for his two children
for croup, coughs and colds. He
mys, "We are never without Foley's
Honey and Tar in the howse." A dis
tressing cough, sleepless nights, and
raw, Inflamed throat lead to a run
iown condition in which the child ls
not able to resist con?-\glous or infec
tious dlseares. Josy's Honey and
Tar ls truly heat.Jig and prompt in
action. Evans Pharmacy.
MR. YT. 0. ULME H! BUYS
Takes Over Interest of J. H. Shearer
In Coal and Wood Business.
A deal was conBumated yesterday
by which Mr. W. O. Ulmer became
the successor to the Piedmont Coal
and Wood Co. Mr. Ulmer has bad
a great deal of experience in this
business, having been the manager
of the business under the ? former
Mr. Ulmer stated to a reporter for
this paper that the business would
be conducted along the same lines as
formerly; that it would be bis aim
and deslre to give the people the
\>jry best coal and wood that anybody
conid ??ive. HA states that he is truly
grateful - to his patrons and friends
for their patronage and trusts that
they will continue to favor him with
thei, rtrade. Mr. J. H. Shearer re
tires from the firm altogether. Mr.
rimer having bought his interest.
Makes 61 Feel Like IC.
"I suffered with kidney ailment for
two years," writes Mrs. M. A. Bridges,
Robinson, MIBB, "and commenced tak
ing Foley Kidiiey Pills about .ten
months ago. I am now able to do all
my work without fatigue. I am now
61 years of age and feel like a '16
year-old girl." Foley Ktdney Pille
strengthen and invigorate weak, tired
?and deranged kidneye; relieve back
ache, weak back, rheumatism and
?bladder trouble. They are tonic in
action. EVA3B Pharmacy.
15th Episode of I
"EXPLOITS OF ELMNE" J
The First Episode of !
uThe New Exoloits of
The Clutching Hand ia now in the itat? of
"suspended animation" and the plot hinges
' around ihe setren million dollars.
There are ten more episodes. Don't a
ona of Chem. They are thrillers.
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