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PICKENS DRUG COMPANY
The Rexall Store
J. . AUUnMv'Pre r
FORD-THE itNWERSAL CAR
Get the facts on- he operating costs before you
. acts-buy an automobile. Find out the truth before
-not after. And don't be satisfied with hear
say ora salesman's claim, Theiprice of gasoline is high; so is oil,
and there is sure to be an in rease.in the price of all tires. So,
what you want is the car that 'will giv you most miles per gallon
of gasoline, per gallon of b I and Ie ~ht of tires. A Ford will go
anywhere any other car wili go and lots of places others won't go.
Touring Car $440
F. 0. .T.
B. L. HENDR1X, Pickens, S. C.
Statement of the onition of the
KEOWEt a RANK,
rLocatedI at Pickenis. S. C. t the lIose of business March 7. 1916.
LI 4 111LITIi.:8.
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*?''urniture anu........ture.......... ..NO i
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~worni to axad su bsribed befo me this a5Toy 1930. .N .C A)y
*f. ~* ~J~~y~J~AN. McAL. Notary Public for S. C.
~. .. lI)U S, . IlrPctora. ., I
THE KEoM!2 BANK
PICKENS, S. C.
We solicit your banking busiguss nd will show you every
c.uartesy and convenierce consistent with sound bankiug prmn
eiples. Five per cent interest paid on Savings Deposits.
JP. CA REY, President. JNO.>C. CA REY, Cashier.
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To cleanse the scalp, remove dandruff
and promote hair health -- ude Hirsutone.
Seems to give new life tA the -hair-adds
the attradtive gloss. F'ify cents the bottle.
The Nyal 'Quality D~rug Store
(Your money back iLydi want it)
Dr. R. J. Gillilando a prominent phy.
siclan of Easley, wag In our city on pro.
fesslonal business this week.
D. H. Kennemur, a well-knon citi
sen of Liberty, was at the county seat
on business one day last week.
J. R. Griffin, a prominent and sub.
stantial citizen of Central route 8, was
at the county seat on business Saturdiy.
The new track of the Southern rail
way will run parallel with the old track
thru Easley and on practically the same
The ladies of the W. C. T. U.1 as
sisted by all of the other ladies of the
town, hope to make Pickens the pret
tiest town in the state.
Marshall Parsons, doing business un
der the name of the Cash Grocery Co.,
at Liberty, last week filed a voluntary
petition in bankruptcy.
The sale of the Maplecroft Mill at
Liberty, which was scheduled to take
place at Pickens Monday, was postpon
ed by order of the court until April 24.
We have it straight that the play to
be at the school house Friday night will
be the funniest and most mirth provok
ing entertainment ever staged in Pick
The article on another page of this
paper headed "Pickens Boy First to
Fall," is not exactly correct and slipped
into the paper by mistake. A correct
account of the affair appeared in last
Married, Sunday the 12th instant, at
the residence of Mrs. A. G. Wyatt in
Easley, Miss Mary Phillips, of Glen
wood mill village, and Mr. ; Andrew
Sumter, of Toccoa, Ga. R. G. Wyatt,
N. P., officiated.
The family of Maj. G. M. Lynch wish
to publicly express their heartfelt thanks
to the friends who were so kind and
good to them and the departed husband
and father during his recent sickness
which resulted in his death.
Early Holder, who recently lost his
barn, some live stock and other proper
ty by fire, wishes to thank his friends
and neighbors for their thoughtfulness
and kindness toward him in his misfor
tune. He is truly grateful.
Announcement has been made of the
approaching marriage of Miss Nettie
Ellison, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Co
lumbus Ellison, to Dr. Lake Jamison.
son of Mr. and Mrs. John B. Jamison,
all of Easley, the event to take place in
Pickens township sing ing convention
will meet with Mountain View church
the fourth Sunday in March at 2 o'clock
in the afternoon. Any church which
wishes to entertain the all-day singing
the fifth Sunday in April should extend
the invitation next Sunday.
In the preliminary contest held at the
school house Friday night Vaughn .Inab
met was selected to represent Pickens
school in the county oratorical contest
and Steen Looper was awarded second
place. Miss Eleanor Earle will repre
sent the Pickens school in the county
The Pickens postoffice will in a few
days be in its new and handsome quar
ters in the rear room of the Pickens
bank building. An extra door has been
made in the side of the building and ce
ment pavement has been put down
alongside the bank for the convenience
of the st amp-buying and mail-getting
Mr. Carlos Gantt, an enterprising
merchant of Liberty. was here on b)usi
ness Monday. Mir. Gantt invites The
Sentinel readers to trade with him, Hie
represents one of the best known tailor
ing establishments and would be glad
to take your measure for a new sprin~g
and summer suit. See his ad in this
H. J. Lewis, one of the good citizens
ofe unset, was in town on business
M~dilday and paid us a pleasant visit.
Mr. Lewis has been a subscriber to The
Sentinel since tde first issue and we
hope he may be permitted to reniain
with us a long time yet. He has been
in bad health for several months, but
we are pleased to state that he is im
it will be interesting news to many in
Pickens to learn that Prof. W. E. Den
dy, formerly priinci pal of the school
here, has accepted the position as reg
istrar and asstant to the president of
Oglethorpe University. of Atlanta. It
is the university now being built by
Southern Presbyterians and when f in
ished will be the largest school of its
kind ini the South. Oglethorpe will be
gin its first session next fall. Prof.
Dendy has resigned as superintendent
of the schools at Monroe, Ga., in order
to take up his new work.
At the school house Friday night,
March 24, at 8 o'clock -Come and .see
"Popping the Question"'- two mnales
and four females. A bustling farce
with one old bachelor and two old maid
parts. -Ver~y amusing. Vocal and in
strumental music. "How the Story
Grew" -eight female chairacter~s. An
amusing little piece full of human na
ture. Admission 15 and 25 cents. Tlhis
entertainment is given under the aus
pices of the W. C. T. U, and the pro
ceeds will be used on a public play
ground for the children of Pickens.
The corn munity was shocked Satur
thif when it became known that Emette,
the two-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs.
lien Holder of Pickens, had been choked
to death by arain of rice which lodged
in his winpe while he was eating
dinner. Telittle fellow had been suf
fering from whooping cough, and just
as he was puttmng some rice in his
mouth was seized with a coughing spell
which caused him to suck some of the
rice into his windpipe and death resulted
soon after. A doctor was summoned
aind everything possible was done, but
the rice -'could not be removed. The
little body was laid to rest Sunday in
Secona cemetery after funeral services
sonducted by Rev. B. E. Grandy. At
the time of ~Emette's death his mother
v'as in bed sick. The entire com
nunity extends to the stricken family
YOt get~ fI-Nh Loaf .83'end
ii the timel( al the Pickens
-and proof to convictfthe iDnnoite Di.
Berry, or any socalled oci st, -ptltl
clan, or spectacle vender, who- caims
to be manager or pgent for the Globe
Optical Company,.of - Greenville, S. C.
The Globe Optical Company.
For male-Few bushels Texas red
oats at 76e bushel. Also 20 bushels
Vandiver's heavy fruiter cotton seed at
$1 per bushel. G.A. Ellis, Pickens. 46
Fon' Male or Trade--My jack and
one of of my Reg. saddle horses. Terms
to suit purchaser. J. B. Robinson,
Wanted -- Teams, 2.50 er day.
Steady work. See A. B. Tr for.
Preston's Plavnts-i -1 for m
new catalogue. It's free. Fred M.
Preston, Pine Castle Florida. 51
Tlaose Big Bargalns in Coffee.
A big peck for $1, and it's guaranteed
good and strong. Over-bought tobacco.
Will get rid of it fast at the cut prices.
Inclothing, women's suits and children's
caps-price them in reason and take
them. 7 packages soda 25c; 10 bars of
good soap 26c. Genuine Muscavado
molasses. It's certainly paying now to
see T. D. Harris.
Caididates' cards inserted in this column for
Five Dollars each, invariably in advance.
I announce myself a candidate for
Congress from the Third Congressional
District of South Carolina, subject to
the rules of the Democratic party.
JOHN A. HORTON.
I announce my candidacy for Solicitor
of the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit, sub
ject to the rules and results of the Dem
ocratic Primary election.
J. ROBT. MARTIN.
For Clerk of Court
0. S. STEWART is hereby announced
as a candidate for the office of Clerk of
Court of Pickens county, subject to the
rules and regulations of the Democratic
party in the primary election of 1916.
Statement of the Condition of
The Pickens Bank
Located at Piokens, S. C.,
At the close of business March 7, 1016.
Loans and Discounts..... 8262,084.60
Bonds and Stocks owned
By Bank................ 3,200.00
Furniture and Fixtures. .. 2,286.78
Banking House............ 10,780.69
Other Real Estate Owned.... 3,725.09
Due from ban a and bankers 15,565.64
Gold....................... 3 10.00
Silver and minov Coin..... 435.91
Cheoksand Cash Items.... 177.00
Other resources. viz- in
Total.. .. ...... .. .... 30,785.1.7
Capital Stock Paid In. S 20,500.00
Surplus Fund............ 5.125.00
Undivided Profits, less Cur
rent Expenses and Taxes
Dividends un paid. .. .. .. .. ...4, 620.00
Individual Deposits bubject
Savings Deposits 1.50,176.90.
Ca~sier'u' Chlecks.... 1,520.83 276.7i6t.51
79691... .. ... . . . . . . . . 0,785 17
State of Southa Carolina,
County of Pickens.
-Before me came Frank Aeb'all, cash
ler of the above named bank, who
being duly sworn, says that the above
and foregoine statement is a tree con
dition of said bank, as shown by rtbe
books of Raid ban c.
Sworn t. and sabscribed before nme,
this 17th day of MarcLe, 1916.
W. L. MATHIENY (el.)
Nofary Public for South Carolina.
J. McD. BRUCE
W. M. IIAOOOD) Directors
FRANK M'FALL (
Statement of the Condition of
Bank of Norris,
I.ocated at Norris, S. C.,
.\t the close of business Mareb 7, 1916.
L ans~ and Discoun ts ~ - . $48, 063.88
Overdrafts. ......... 1.247.50O
[Furniture and Fixtures .. 2,29i0.09
Banking ifous~e .. 1,448.40
Dute from Hanks~ andA llankenp, 7,006.88
Currenmcy.. .... . .. 090.00
Silver amnd Other M mor Coin 146.31
Tlotaml........- - 0,982.50
IA I L2iT1 ES:
Capital Stock Paid In. . -820,0001 00
Surplus F~und - .---. . 2,500.00
Undivided Profits, less (Jur
rent Expenses and Taxes
Paid-... .----.. ---..... 90 55
to Check. -. -.......-. 6,617.13
Tfime Certificates of Deposit 7,9837.58
Cashiier's Checks- ..- .... 128.35
Notes and1( bilis redisounted, ),500 00
Bills payable, including cer
tifloates for money borrowed 10,000.00
Total . ... ..... $ 0.8250
State of South Carolina,
County of Pickens.
Before mae came E. W. Tate, Cashier
of the above named bank, who, being
duly sworn, says that the above and
foregoing statement is a true condition
of said b)ank, as shown by thme boeks of
said bank. E. WV. TATE.
.8worn to and subsceribed before me
thia 14th day oif March, 1916.
R. M. BAKEit,
Notary P'ublic for S9outh Carolina.
torrect A fItest:
L. G. FlLLIr~rPs,
R. L. L RX ND I
Most of our spring line of Dry Goods and No,
tions Is in and opened ipready for Y'our inspec.
thin. We carry no jobs or seconds. Everything
new, clean merchandise at prices as loW'as can
be sold, quality considered.
A good per cent, of .our Oxfords have already
arrived-the old reliable Hamilton.Brown make.
Am. -ican Gentleman, $4.00 to $5.00. American
Lady, $3.50 to $4.00. White canvas Oxfords for
men, women and children. Outing Shoes for
all, 50c to 65c.
New lot of Neckties that always please. - South
ern made for Southern trade.
HATS-When In need of a new Hat don't, fail
to see our line. It is now complete and we want
to show you what we haye.
Come to see us.
CRAIG BROS. COMPANY
44 nn m.~uhnMMMM
Springtime s Near!.g
and my Spring Goods are already arriving.
Come along and get first choice. I shall
continue to sell winter weight goods at
On account of limited space I can't give
many quotations on prices; so come, give us
a trial and be convinced.
I now have the largest line of Ladies' and
Men's Slippers that I have ever carried.
I will sell J. & P. Coats' Crochet Thread,
numbers up to 25, three balls for 25 cents,
and 'higher numbers for io cents per ball.
Laidies' Shirtwaists at 5o cents each.
I am still payinji 4c per pound cash and i 5c
per pound in ':trade for H ams inside 25
pounds in weiglt.
Bring me your j-ens and Eggs and get i c
per pound for, the Hens and the Greenville
market price for Eggs.
J. W. HENDRICKs e
?'F you want to .hear some of the wvorIl's greatest produc
Itions of music do not fail to visit Trammell's Music -~
down. Sheet Music of all kinds at half price--songs.
*dane, waltzes. Grapanola Needles, etc.
If you are mn the market for a piano or organ and can't :
make up your mind what kind to buy, just sten across the
street and ask your nigi~hboim d y'ou will perhaps find one1I
and they will advise you to buy a "Iimball."' If you live .
in the country .just go down the road a little piece and they -
-will tell yon what to buy.
If you wvant some grand1 opera music, we have it; if :
you want some cheaper music, we have it.
* If you lovo music, visit Tframmell's Graphanola Room.
-If yon do not love It, come oni just the same and have your :
.soul renewved, and it willecause you to go home with a
*musical inspiration that will makeco ellkeynddi
your childhood days. V.elli yuddn
* ~ Mn. FUlUlAN WALonoop is authorized to
wait on the public durig drIz. Trammell'sJ
absence, and he will e-ladly give anyone
any information desired.
Bargain Period Extended to April 10
THE CHARLOTTE OBSERVER announces the
extension of its Special "Bargain Period" to April
i oth. Until that date New Subscriptions will be ac
cepted at the rate of $6.06 per year for the Daily .
and Sunday. -'s i-5o for 3,mlonths trial subscription.
The Observer's Special Lepised Wire News Service
from Washimgton is worth the subscription price.