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The Pickens, Senine
PICK ENS, S. C.
P U 1, 1 8 11 1 W tEE K L
MAY 3. 1917
lintered it Plekeis l'o)stollive tis Sevotid AlnS
S 1.50 A YEAR, INVARIABLY IN ADVANCE
GAnY HLIOTT. Manager.
Oltuary notiCeS h.141 filouteii of respect of
not ofronae hotidred woia winl ie printed free
rif charge. All over that riittnb r intist IMe iUid
for at the rato of one cent a word. (hIt to
accontpatuy llntuacripit. ' irdso'f thesaks puItb.
Wheel for otne-half celt i word.
Design of button to be (istributed in
Soutih Carolina by banks, chambers of
coiierce, business; firms and others.
The badge has been :tdopted by the
Sotith Carolina Prepraredness Comnmis
sion. Any farmer should he proud to
we'ar (on of t bali(5 dges.
PiANT somne cotton, too.
WAs'ri* not and you will want not.
TIits latest thingout Som'e husbands.
Som:i inh tre born kickers. So are
DowN in Aidersoin they call it the
"Star Spangled Bananner.
GEN. VON HiNDENnURG seNII eems to be a
retiring sort 'f fellow, after all.
ARDENS were planted this year by
1:eople who never lanitted one before.
Now that we've got likker down to a
quart a month, let's cut cut coffee down
to,) a cup a (lay.
A .ADY writes us to know what she
canl us, to clean carpets. Might try
Till. (ermans could go a long way to
wards redeeming themselves if -.,bny
would subnarine the price of flour.
WAR seems to be pretty much of a
So1t1)IEss fight in Champagne. - head
line. That's the stuff which has i'aised
many a fight, and they were not all
lN these times of high cost. of soap
barbers should save half their soap by
leaving off the lather they usually put
in the customer's mouth and nose.
PICKENS county has already begun to
feed Spartanburg. Mr. Wood, a trav
eling salesman from Spartanburg, was
in Pickens last week buying hams.
T old-time ploet wrote "Love makes
the world go 'round." People have
later discovered that La small amount of
cheap likker will produce the same
CULlrIVATE c'orn-but not the liquid
Viaty.-aYney Ledger. \Ve have
cultivated one on each of our little tosit,
antd we believe they are worse than the
ONE of the most pa the tie little features
of these high price of corn days is the
fellowv wvho expected to shift over to
coim bread wvhen flour got to twelve
dollars a barrel.
Fioun is selling at $ 5.50 a b'arrel and
still rising, and the price of oa f breadI
has juhmpedl to ten cents a loaf, Isn't it
about time for that government regu
lation board to get busy?
IF. Harold Booker will furnish the
cornbread and buttermilk we will agree
to .furnish the beans anud onions and
wveill go in together and have one more
square meal, anywvay. What say you,
Is' we ever got to feeling "chesty'
wve hope something will cause us to re
member that Editor Wallace of the
Newberry Observer called us a nmoun
tain galoot, Editor DoCamp of the Galf'
ney Ledger said we were the slickest
tongued rascal unhung, and Editor Me
Kisaick of the Greenvill'e News referred
to our poetry as pathetic.
Oun WEEKLY RIDDLE. -Why is a
watch like a river?
Because it doesn't run long withott
The Beauty Secret.
Ladies desire that in -
sidtible charm--a good
complexion. Of course
they do not wish others
- to know a beautifier
has been used so they
buy a bottle of
LIQUID FACE POWDER
.nd use according to simple diredions. Improve
we, w cooling and4
<,fnei noticed at once. Soothin Ia.oinad
reraIng. Heals Sunburn, otope fn
Pink. White. Rose-Red.
75c. at 'Druggists or 6V mall dintc.
Sample (either color) for 2c. Stamp.
Lyon Mfg. Co.. 40 South Fifth St.. Brooklyn, N.Y.
A BUDDING spring poet went into the
Greenville News oflice recently and says
to Editor Ition McKissick, "I have a
nice little poem here -just the thing for
your paper." "Sorry," says Me, "we
are full just now, but-" "Well, then,'
says the b. s. p., going out the door,
"I'll call again when you're sober."
RI.MIEMaiN when you used to pull your
boiled shirts over your head?-Buffalo
News. And hooked on your bow tie at
the back of your celuloid collar?- -Pitts
burgh Post. And went out buggy rid
ing Sunday afternoons?-Boston Globe.
And bought three pounds of pork for a
(quarter?--New York Mail. And wore 1
a fancy vest with nearly every color of
the rainbow? - Spartanburg Journal.
And twisted knots in your socks to keep
'em up?-Aiken Journal. And bought
strawberry milkshake for a nickel a
WITH THE BRETHREN
Making Fun of Us?
Even an old fossil couldn't read Gary
Hiott's Pickens Sentinel without crack
ing a smile.
How Was That?
Seneca Farm and Factory.
Has anyone ever found out what Rep
resentative Hughs of Oconee county did
with that quart of Haig and Haig there
was so much rucus about?-Piekens
H1e done his'n like we done ourn.
Come Over and Cheer Up
Sometimes we get a little despondent
and wish that we lived in Pickens coun
ty, where they don't know anything
abdut the war, etc.
We Are Forgiven
Neewberry Herald and News.
But, now, honest, Brother Aull; didn't
what you said about Ed4 DeCamp look
like cussin'?-Pickens Sentinel.
Well, now, maybe so. And we forgive
The infernal Journal
Anderson Daily Mail.
Gary Hiott is going to get mad and
say something mean if the Spar t anburg
Journal doesn't quit picking on Pic~kens.
Behold, I Have Played the Fool!
Yes, these are hard times! We throw
away ashes and buy soap. WVe raise
dogs and buy hogs. We grow weeds
and buy vegetables and brooms. We
catch fish with a $1 rod. And at last
we send our boys out with a $40 gun and
a $19 dog to hunt ten-cent game. -Ar
Yes, and we mortgage our homes to
buy automobiles, and go head over heels
in debt to keel) up with the JIoneses.
You may subscribe for The Sentinel
eight months for a dollar.
- ORER M"OIR at t
- ' sold
The Luzianne Guarantee: bac
if, after using the contents misi
of a can, you are not satisfied ---.
in ever9 respect, your gro
cer will re fund your money. prof
'The Reilyv<tayor Cc
Trustee's Sale .
Pursuant to resolutions passed at a
it ineeting of the directors and stock
holders of the Pickens Oil Mill Co., he'd
:)n the 30th day of March, 1917, we, as
trustees of said Company, will sell to
the highest bidder for cash, in front of
the court house door, on
SALESDAY IN MAY, 1917,
the same being the 7th day of May,
L917, during the usual hours of sale, the
plant of the Pickens Oil Mill Co., con
isting of machinery, buildings and real
At such public sale the bid of no 'bid
ier shall be considered except such as
uiall deposit before the sale with the
P)resident of said Company a certified
,heck of $1000 as guarantee of good
faith. J. McD. BRUCE,
R. E. BRUCE,
I. M. MAULDIN,
W. F. MAULDIN,
L. N. GEER,
J. S. WILSON,
B. T. MCDANIEL,
Viarch 30, 1917. Trustees
Iotice of Final Settlement and Discharge
Notice is hereby given 'that I will
'nake application to J. B. Newberry,
Esq,, Judge of Probate for Pickens
,ounty, in the state of South Carolina,
)n the 17th day of May, 1917, at,
L1 o'clock in the forenoon, or as soon
'hereafter as said application can be
weard, for leave to make final settle
nent of the estate of M. M. Holder, de
eased, and obtain discharge as admin
stratrix of said estate.
1 MARY M. HOLDER, Administratrix.
State of South Carolina,
County of Pickens.
By J. B. Newbery, Probate Judge:
Whereas, L. C. Hart made suit to
me to grant him letters of administra
tion of the estate and effects of James
These are, therefore, to cite and ad
monish all and singular the kindred and
ereditors of the said James L. Bar
rett, deceased, that they be and
appear before me, in the court of Pro
bate, to be held at Pickens, S. C., on
the 11th day of May, 1917, next after
publication hereof, at 10 o'clock in the
forenoon, to show cause, if any they
have, why said administration should
not be granted.
Given under my hand and seal this
24th day of April, Anno Domini, 1917.
J. B. NEWBERY, (Seal)
52 J. P.P.C.
Notice to Increase Capital Stock
Pursuant to a resolution passed at a
recent meeting of the Directors of the
Norris Cotton Mills Company, a meet
ing of the Stockholders of the Norris
Cotton Mills Company is hereby called
to meet at the Company's office, Ca
teechee, S. C., at 10 o'clock a. m.,
May 31st, 1917, for the purpose of
voting upon the proposition to increase
the Capital Stock of the Company from
Two Hundred and Fifty Thousand
($250,000.00) Dollars to Three Hundred
and Twelve Thousand Five Hundred
NORRIS COTTON MILLS Co.
T. M. Nonnis, Pres. and Treas.
Cateechee, S. C. April 30, 1917. 3
Notice to Debtors and Creditors
All perstons holding claims against the
estate of the late V.A. Watkins must
present the same, duly proven, on
or before the 10th (lay of J1une, 1917,
or be debarred payment; and all per
sons indebted to said estate must make
payment on or before the above date to
MRs. W. A. WATKINS,
H. I,. WATKINS,
Notice of Election
Whereas, a petition from the free
holders and electors of Garvin School
District No. 24 has been filed with the
County Board of Education asking that
an election be held to determine whether
an additional levy of 1 1-2 mills shall be
levied on saidl district for school pur
Therefore, it is orderedl that the trus
tees of the above-named district do hold
an election in said district on the 19th
(lay of May, 1917, at the school house.
Trho trustees are hereby appointed man
agers, the election to be0 conducted in
accordlance with section 1742 of the gen
By order of the County Board of Ed
ucation. R. T. HALLUM,
Secy. and Chairman.
Vo to One
es, Ma'am; and you don't
a to take it for granted, either.
can prove the first by taste,
the second by arithmetic.
a can of Luzianne. Use
the quantity you ordinarily
Lid. If it doesn't go farther
taste better than other Coffee
he price, tell the man who
it to you and he'll give you
k your money. Make no
ake, Luzianne is great coffee.
xceeding great. Ask for
mpany, .New Orleans
N EW. S'
The season is right here for New
Spring Goods, and we are well supplied
to fill your wants, and the - best of all
is we are happy to say that we can sell
you our entire line at Dractically the
same prices as last season, notwith
standing the big advance in prices on
all dry goods, and the reason of this is,
we bought a large part of our stock
4 We can show you as pretty a line of
D Dress and Apron Ginghams, every yard
guaranteed to be fast colors, at
A large stock of 'Percales, Lawns,
Muslins, Voils, Gabardines and Poplins
at exactly the same price as last sea
We believe we can show you the
prettiest line of White Goods in Pickens
County. White Voils, Flaxons, Lyke
4 . Clothing, Shoes, Hats and Gent's I
Sole Agents for Walk-Over and Queen QIluality
4 King Stoves, Chase City Buggies, Mlitchell WAa
4 ick Patterns.
don't you think it
paper. no it would
like it-we know L
subscribe this weel
E"~ Na "lm& "a n I I" E
LATEST STORE P
Below we wish to quote y
Special Bargains we will ha
will pay you to come and lo<
your wants for at once and:
prices are much lower toda;
laadiets' Silk Waists. $1.50 value.
91.50 value. Special, 98c.
Ladies,' White Skirts. Gabardine and
MidJdy T will, $1.50 to $2 0(0 value.
Ladies H-ous(e Dresses. made of goodl
Men's and Boys' Clothing
A full line of Meni's Suits, $6.50 to
'$15.00. We sell the best All Wool
Blue Setrge Men's Suits for $10.00.
Come mn and see this suit. We helieve
you w ill find it equal to anything you
have seen at 912.50; and renmentber.
our pr ice is only $10.000.
A full line( ofi Boys' Suits in Ser ges
and1 Wor steds, sizeS 5 to 20 years.
PrIice(l '$2.50 t o "10.50.
The Store That's
pR 'f lN a
0 ti D
ions, and 1tistes for waists and dress
38, and a big lineof White Piques and
When in our store don't fail to see
>ur RemnAnt. Table, for you will al
ways find 1s6the -dry goods in short.
lengths that we are closing out at less
bhan half price.
On this. tbis table now you will find
some wash sflks worth 50c which we
are offerinj at
And a sm'all'lot of' French Ginghams,
worth 35c yard, Wve are offering at
The warm weather we are haying
will causea big demand for light sum
mer goods; -so come early before the
best of our stock is gone.
Furnishing Goods a Specialty
Shoes, New H ome Sewing Machines, Iron
gons, Carhart Overalls. Call for Butter- +
Who have been borrowing your neigh
bor's copy of The Sentinel every week;
would be better for you to subscribe for the
reach you every week? Your neighbor doesn't.
ecause.sone of it hem tol( us so. Come on and
r. We'll'Jhw A,-1 to have you.
M-INI R~ Cm. C. . =u~I I CI Cm Cm CLA..in
EWS FROM BOTS
rou a few prices on some
ye on sale this week. It
)k them over and supply i
future use, as we believe
y than they can possibly
Our Millinery Department
With every thing -that's new in Ladies'
HedIwP; r. We are showing a full line
of ladlies' medium price Hats, ranging
in price from .$1.00) up as high as you
wvant to go. Be sure and visit this de
1)artmeunt --up stairs.
Shoes and Oxfords .
We have good news from this de
Un rtmient. We bought our spring Shoes
before the advance in price and have
marked them) at old prices. You will
only find a fe w numbers with advanced
price. X ou, witl find here the most com-.
plete line of Shoes and Oxfords to be
found in this part of the country. You
wvill find our Shloe: Department a) store
Dry Goods Department*
Here you will find anything in the
sloth line from th'e finest silks to the
:heapest calico. You will also find the
>rices very reasonable. Come and see.
We shall be glad to show you wvhether
>r not you may wish to buy.
S. C. t'