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SHORT ITEMS OF
P. P. McDaniel was recently elected
chief of police at lilasley.
Thq Sentinel has several school
honor rolls which will be published
The Keowee Pharmacy ad has a
coupon in it this week to be clipped
out. Look it up.
Several of the dlemson boys will
spend Thursday here, this being Gen
eral Lee's birthday.
4 , 04"N Masters, of Greenville, was
14iRkens last' #e'elk on business. He
as' a"ar. rsar Pickens -for rent.
Luther Hughes is advertising that
he will accept coin and peas in ex
change for blacksmith work.
The beauties and delights of Pick
ens are intoxicating, but the town is
lit up only from about six to nine
Mr. Felix Hendricks and sister Miss
Virgil Hendricks of Dacusville spent
bast week-end with their aitnt Mrs.
R. L. Henderson.
- The Sentinel is glad to announce
that it will publish a very interesting
sketch of Griffin church in an early
issue, probably next week.
Rev. .0. L. Clayton will preach at I
ialem Methodist church, every fourth
Sunday morning at eleven o'clock. 1
Sunday sehool at ten o'clock.
Mr. and Mrs. M. J. Welborn of near
Pickens recently had as their guests
Miss Georgia Burrell of Brevard and
Miss Lillie Welborn of Greenville.
A colored brdther walked into the
Keowee Pharmacy the other day and
says to Dr. Lewis: "Say, boss, is you
got any ob dem indelicate pencils?"
The many friends of thet Rev. E.
T. Hodges, former pastor of Grace
M. E. church; will regret to hear that
he is quite ill at his home in Colum
Hugh M. Smith son of Mrs. R. F.
Smith of Easley and 'a student at
Davidson College, has been elected
manager of the Davidson 1922 foot
The first snow of the season for
Pickens fell last Friday, January 13.
However, the flakes fell for only a
few minutes and melted as fast as 1
they hit the ground..
Mr. J. A. Robertson has sold his
home on Hampton Avenue to Mr. John
Cox of near Traveller's Rest. Mr.
Robertson will move to his farm on
Keowee river next week.
A sale will begin at Edwards &
* Darsey's store in Pickens Saturday
morning at 9 o'clock at which many
bargains are offered. Read the page
adlvertisemont in this paper.
Mr. T. N. Himiter and Mrs. Dora
Robinson of Liberty were married at
Easley last Wednesday morning andl
left immediately for a trip to "The
City by the Sea."
- The Pickens W. C. TP. U. has sent
petitions all ovri the county asking
that they be signed and returned toI
Mrs. H. A. Neely at the very earliest
* possible time so that they may be
sent to Colunibia to the legislature.
The cooperative marketing meet -
ings held last week at Easley, Liberty,
Central and Six Mile' were well at
tended and much interest was shown
* by farmers, merchants .andl bankers.
I ndictions. now point towards Pickens
county putting over its part of the
plan with- a whoop. The more the
farmers understand the plan the more
it .interests them.
Coimnb* Treasurer' Hinton says the
people are paying taxes slowly.
Though more than half the current
taxes have been colected, nothing like
Ialf the people haye paid. All the
Srgest taxpayers, however, have
aid. The Southern Railway Co. is
the la rgest single taxpayer in the
county, paying this year $55,800.00.
More than 1000 have paid dog tax so
%IRS. SARAH. CAROLINE PORTER
On .January 4, 1922, the spirit of
Sarah Caroline Porter, wife of Joab
Porter, departed this life at the home
)f her son Jas. W. Porter near Six
[ile. She was 73 years old at thd tc
-ime of her death. Her husband pre- s
:eded her to the grave four years. th
She was buried the day following tl
aer death at Shiloh Methodist church
near Picdmoht by the sidle of her bus- re
aand. Funeral was conductexl by n
Rev. Smith of Piedmont.
She leaves four children, viz: Ervin 01
Porter near Piedmont; Jas Porter of
Six Mile, and John Porter, of Easley
She had ninetteen grandchildren, be
sides a host of relatives and friends
to mourn her loss. ,.
She was a member of the Metho-' ol
list church. She was always ready tc
to do anything for the sick near her. t
She had great faith in God and
was an earnest believer in prayer.
She was sick three weeks and was a
patient sufferer, so grateful to every
:ne that did anything for her. tl
"Her pain is gone she is at rest,
Her trials are forever past,
The now is in the city blest,
And rapture thrills her soul at last,
kt Heaven's gate her loving smile,
Her tender voice and outstreched
Will greet us in a little while,
knd welcome us to that dear land. m
A Friend. n
DEATM OF MR. S. JEWELL
On Tuesday night, January 3, 1922,
he Death Angel visited the home of
drs. S. Jewell and claimed as its vic
im her loving husband. He was sick
mnly four days with pneumonia when
leath came. He was 74 years old E:
)ecember 1, 1921. He was a deacon
f Flat Rock Baptist church andfu
ieral services were conducted at that S1
hurch January 5, atter which the
)ody was laid to rest in the Flat Si
Rtock cemetery. Si
Besides his wife he leaves the S1
ollowing children: J. T. and J. E. Si
Fewell and Mrs. S. L. Perry of Cal- Si
oun, S. A. Jewell and Mrs. D. A. Si
Barkley of Central, Mrs. Jay, Gilles- S,
pie of Liberty and Mrs. D. H. Wood- Si
;on of Greenville. He is also survived Si
)y 45 grandchildren and 10 gnat- E:
Truly a good man has gone to his R,
We wish to thank the many friends Fi
or kindness shown us during his p(
ickness and death.'
He is gone, his voice is stilled; a C<
lace is vacant in our hearts that p,
lever can be filled. Granddaughter.
)EATH OF MR. JAMES DURHAM E:
On December 24, 1921, a gloom was *
ast over our community when it was
earneed that our friend and neighbor R
fames Durham had dieji, being a S
rictim of pneumonia at the age ofB
He was a good citizen, a kind andR
uelpful neighbor, a devoted husband
He hadl twice been miarric:1, his
irst wvife being Miss Sarah Crenshawv.
Pheir children are Mack Durham of
six Mile, Mrs. laula Cochran of '
dlountain View and Perry, deceased. W
Mr. Durham was again mal'ried on
iovember 27, 1921, to Mrs. Dora Mc
He salid he did not fear to go. We th
ommendl his loved ones and friends o
~o God who truly dloeth all thingsM
veil, and let us ever keep in mind the
oly writing, "Be ye. also ready." C
MRS. CECIL HESTER FRAZIER or
Many hearts were saddened when fo
t became known here that Mrs. Frank o1
r~azier, nee Miss' Cecil Hester, was hc
lead. She was .the eldest daughter sti
>f Mr. and Mrs. R. A. Hester of Eas- ne
ey, anld had ypent her life before 'her
mar'riage at the old Hester home,
'Oakland Heights,'' four miles from
bere. She, is remembered by all who
knew here with true and, loving .af- be
She taught for several years in G
ichools in the West and during the da
war, she held a position in Washing- ue
Her heme at the time of her death C.
was Gaylord, Kansas. Her husband ci,
and two sons, her parents, Mr. and
M4rs. R.. A. Hiester of Easley, -and y
eight brothers and sisters and hun- to
:Ireds of friends mourn her death.
Hardly a day passes but that v
somebody's idea of what is the m
me plan of remedy. The situation
eory by statesman, politicians, leg
ng-stick logicians; but the sltuatio
The cause of all the social, pol
st in the world today may be sum
ss." It applies to nations as well
Allow The Sentinel to respectfull
And God spake all these words,
Thou shalt have no other gods
Thou shalt not make unto thee
anything that is in 'heaven abov
at is in the water underneath th
Thou shalt not take the name o
Remember the Sabbath day to
Honor thy father and thy mot
e land which the Lord thy God giv
Thou shalt not kill.
Thou shalt not commit adultery.
Thou shalt not steal.
Thou shalt not bear false witne
Thou shalt not covet thy neigh
ighbor's wife, nor his manservant
r his ass, nor anything that is th
Thou shalt love the Lord thy
y soul,and with all thy mind, and
Thou shalt love thy neighbor a
There is none other commandm
KPENDITURES FOR THE YEAR
ilary County Auklitor and Assissar
Pays -- -- -- .
ilary County Treasurer, $1800.00
ilary Sheriff... -- .. .. -. -_
dlary Supervisor-.... -.._-.
ilary Superintendent of Education.
ilary Two County Commissioners
ilary Clerk of Court .------ -
dlary Judge of Probate _
lary Coroner .. - -----
ilary County Attorney .
<pended for Roads and Bridges
;fund on Tomato Club as per 1921
>unty Demonstration Work
eight and Express .. ....
ior House and Poor, including exa
tics, Steward at Poor Farm
>urt Expenses ... .. _.
iblic Buildings, including fuel, ligh
pairing roof of Court House.
ioks, Stationery, Printing and Post
cpenses in Case of Pickens Co. vs.
witnesses, printing brief and
iral Police .
teriff's Office for Dieting and othe
>ard of Equalization
>ardl of Education.
~gistrar~s of Vital Statistics- --
HERE IS THE BOLL WEEVIL?
There is no longer a doubt but
at the boll .weevils are in the roots
the cockle burr, according to
essers B. G. Nealey and A. G. Gantt,
10 recently pulled up some (lead
ekle burr plants, split the roots with
knife and found from one to three
~evils in each plant. The pests
pearedl to be dead, but wvhen placed
the ground and a little dry hay
t over thenm they came to life and
tempted to fly. The weevils were
und at Mr. Nealey's farm at the
I Ambler place and at Mr. Gantt's
me near Pickens. Several cotton
ilk roots were also' examlined, }unt
bugs found in them.
The following announcement has
en received1 in Pickens:
"Mr. and Mrs. William Thomas
'iff in announce the miarriagd of their
ughter, Sarah Rebekah, to Mr. Sam -
I Edwin Sanders on Wednesday,
nuary eleventh, 1922. Greenville, S.
At home after January 15, Ral
th, N. C."
The impressiv'e ring ceremony wvas
rformed by Dr. Geo. W. Quick, pas
r of the First Baptist church at
t and theOnlyCure
e see in some paper a statement as t
atter with the world, along with b
is daily discussed and solved in o
islators, -soap box orators and whit- c
n reimains the same.
itical, commercial and religious un- x
med up in the one word "selfish- n
y call your attention to the one and
any graven image, or any likkness
e, or that is in the tjarth beneath, or: c
e earth. Thou shalt not bow down r
f the Lord thy God in vain.
keep it holy.
her; that thy days may be long upon l
ss against thy neighbor. 1
bor's house, thou shalt not covet thy
, nor his maidservant, nor his ox,
God with all thy heart, and with all t
with all thy strength. t
s thy self.
out greater than these.
1921 BY BOARD OF OOUNTYCOM
a $2100 of which tie County
---------------- -- -- ---- $900.00
f wich the Counity pays-... 600.00
------ ---- -- -- ---- --- 2A 0
------ -- ------ 2,400.00
------ -- -- -- -------- 1,800.00
and Clerk ---- --------. 1,650.00
---- ---- -- -- -- -. - . 550.00
---- -- -- -- ------------ 400.00
------- -- -- -- ----- ---- 250.00
------- -- ---- 100.00
------------- -- -- -.---- 69,915.86
------- -- -- ------------ 4,991.90
supply bill ---- -- ---- -- 313.00
------ -- -- -- ------ -. 200.00
-- ------------------.... 1,813.83
mining and conveying luna
Etc.----- -- --- -------- 4,090.98
-------- -- -- -- ----.- 1,782.50
ts, janitor, insurance and re
---- -- -- -- -- ---.- . 3,029.03
age .- -- -- --- -- ------ 3,22>.52
Jennings, including expert
amount pai' N. C. Clerk of ,
---- -- -- -- -- ------. 844.99
---- ---- ---- ----- -- 104.50
---- -- -- -------------- 4,542.08 c
r expense -- -- -- ------ 1,727.44
- -- -- -- - -- ----.-...- 130.90
-- - - - -:- - -- -- - 3 00 (
---- -- - - -- -.. ...-.. 343.00 r
J. T. McKINNEY, Supervisor
W. L,. MATHENEY, Clerk
Mr. .James 0. Connelly and Miss
Nina Porter were marriedl at the
Pickens Baptist pastorium on Decemi
ber 21 by Rev. F. T.'Cox. Both are
members of prominenmt families of the
Griffin section and The Sentinel joins
with other friends in extending con
Te Cntra Township singing con- i
v vnio ill meet with the Second
Baflptist church at the Central cotton
mill Sundlay, January 22, at 2 o'clock
p. m. All lovers of music are invited d
to come, we, hope to nmake the first
convention of the year a -great suc
cess. . .S
.Yours in song and praise,
C. L. McLean.
OLD FOILKS' SINGING
The Old Folks Singing convention o
will be held with Camp Creek church a
near' Six Mile the fifth Sunday after- o
110on, beginning at 1:30. The Christa
tian H-armonmy song boo0k will be used. ~
Get a $lf;.00 Dictionary -for your"
school without cost. See advertise- n
ment about it in this paper.
EPLY TO 'MkEC E. ROBINSON
AND "A READER."
Mr. Editor: I thank the two gen
lemen who replied to my question,
ut would like to go a little further
n the subject. If the time Was
h banged at the birth of Christ, was
done by .Divine authority? If so,
lease give us the :text. If 'it was
ot, the text will be found in Daniel
:25: And he shall speak great words
gainst the mpst High, and shall wear
ut the saints of the most High, and
kink to change times and laws; and
hey shall be given unto his hand
ntil a time and times and the divid
ig of time.
If the Sabbath was nailed to the
ross, where do we get Sunday sacred
ess? and if tithing was done away
Pith, where have we a system for
he support of the ministry? If all
ras done away with, where do we
I am looking for Jesus to come soon.
'ray, tell me, will it be safe to fol
>w the traditions of men or the com
iandments of God? L. W. Nations.
Generally Admitted Facts:
That the seventh day of the week
y cycle, the clay on which the Creator
ested, was set apart at the creation
f the world as the Sabbath of Je
That it was enjoined in the deca
cgue, and kept by patriarchs, proph
ts, and the faithfully obedient, for
he first 1000 years of earth's his
That it has been kept by some
hristians from the first advent of
)hrist to the present time, as can be.
learly proved by history;
That, notwithstanding this, the
reat majority of proffessed Christians
ire observing with more or less de
otion and strictness the first clay of
he week, commonly ealled Sunday.
That it is not a settled question,
but is the most widely agitated re
ligious question in the world at the
present time, not only in religious
circles, but in municipal councils, in
courts of law, and in state and nation
That these facts, and others which
might be mentioned, have led many
thousands of earnest-minded men and
women to examine anew the evidences
n which Sabbath observance and
Sunday observance are based.
Thn question is-Who changed the
If you will go to either the Ency
lopedia Americana, artic.le "Sabbath,"
r to the Encyclopedia Britanica,
dinth edition, article "Sunday," or
hamber's Encyclopedia, article "Sab
iath", you will find that the earliest
ecognition of the. observance of Sun
lay as a legal duty is a constitution
f Constantine the Great in A. D. 321.
Allow me to quote from The Cath
lie Mirror, Sept. 23, 1893:
"The Catholic Church changed the
ay from Saturday to Sunday. The
bristian(?) (the question mark is
line) sabb~ath is therefore to this clay
he ace.knowvledged offspring of the
autholic' Church,--wvithiout a word of
enmonst ra nce f'rom the Protesta nt
'The first ones wvho protested against
he Catholic Chutrch dloctrines wVere
urned at the stake. and millions ivcere
(ribhly torturd for their faith, but
L is so mtuchi ea:sicr to drift withi the
ide', and todayv Protestants ( ?) fail
"Tihis lawv of. comndmei~lnnts con..
atined inf ordlinnces; this law which
tood only int meats and diri nks, and
ive'rs washings, and earnal ordinan
es, together with all other Miosaie
ites and ceremonies, is, known to
ille students is the "ceremonial
iw." It was written by Moses in a
ook, and had to do exc~lusively with
1c sacrifices and services of tnle tem..
le; with divers washings meats and
rinks,- feast days, and holy dlays,
ith clays of the moon, etc.; together
'ith the- cer'emonial sabbath clays,
oken of in Leviticus 23 and other
"These ceremonial sabbath (lays
'ere entirely different and dlistinct
'om the weekly Sabbath of the four
1 commandment.~ Their' count had
othing whatever to doe with the clays
f the wveek, as they were yearly
abbaths, and came on the "first clay
C the seventh month, and on the
tenth daiv of the seventh month'' and
cointedl forward to Christ, and wvhen
le was offered for our sinis, these
rrdinances that wvere against us were
ailed to the cross'.
"Those of the nconnie who ad~ a
H. J. McGee of Anderson was in
Central, last Friday on business. He
shook .'hands with many of his: old
friends while here.
Rev. and Mrs. Goodwin have been
on the sick list for several 'weeks.
Their many friends here hppo they
will soon be out again.
The improvement Mr. R. G. Gaines
is making to his home by adding a
large veranda, is nearing completion
and when it is- finished will be one of
the most attractive places In this com..
Rev. and Mrs. W; D. Correll have
moved info their new home on East
Main street,.that has just been finish
ed. They have a beautiful bungalow
on one of the prettiest building sites
Some bootleggers uidertook to put
one over on Ceritral one .day last week
when they hid a ten-gallon keg of
booze in the woods near town. But
the old terror in this section to boot
leggers soon scented the boy and the
chase began with J. W. Julian cap
turing the keg. While he was search
ing the woods for the booze the boys
smelt a rat and in a few minutes
they were Georgia bound.
Mr. J. T. Gassaway was away all
last week at Greenvillet attending
Federal Court, having been one of
E. L. Henderson was in'reenville
on business last week, but it was not
Federal court business.
Mrs. L. G. Clayton left last Satur
(lay morning for Tovcoa, Ga., where
she, goes to visit her daughter, Mrs.
W. I. M. Tabor,; for a few days.
Ponstmaster Rowland was in Green
ville last week on business, but his
was no Federal court business either.
Nobody knows 'like the man who
stayed at home and kept the children
while his wife went to the society, or
missionatry meeting and stayed over
Burglars entered the store of Mr.
Borroughs at Norris near here last
Wednesday night and took quite a
bit of goods.
G. G. Christopher was here onb day
last week on business. He was the
defendant's attorney in a case before
State Senator J. H. Marion of
Chester was last week elected by the
legislature as associate justic of the
state supreme court. On the deciding
hdllot the vote was Marion, 83 M.
L. Bonham of Anderson, 72.
Representative McGinnis of Dar
lington, and Williams -of Pickens, in
troduced a bill to retire all judges
after ten years' of'service and after
they have reached 70 years of age,
on two-thirds pay.
.Work in the general ~assembly is
just now getting well under way. The
Sentinel will endeavor to keep its
reCaders' informedl upon any important
netion t he body may take.
On Januar'y 10 the children andl
neighbo)(rs gatherred at the home of
Mrs. J. M. Arnold to celebrate her
61st birthday. At noon time a large
table was-apread with all kinds of
good things to eat. The childlren and
grandlchildlren are Mr. and Mrs. J. G.
Simmons, Mr. and Mrs. W. J. D.
Crane, Mr. and Mr's. Thomas Arnold,
Mr. and Mr's. L. E. Findley, all of
Pickens county, eleven grandechildren
and only one daughter at home, Miss
Eula Arnold. fn the evening when
we all parted it was sad tso think that -
probably we would all never meet
again on this earth, but I hope 'we
will all meet in heaven. D
true sense of the meaning of the
sac'rifices andl offerings of that day,
unl~derstCood that the blood of the
victims couldl not atone for their sins,
but simply their faith manifested in
the great provision God would make
ini the future."
"The Sabbath of the fourth com- 4
mandment cannot possibly be placed
in the same category with these
shadowvy "sabbath" days of the cere-.
mniiai law; for first of all, the Sab
bath (lay of Jehovah belongs to the
mora'jl law of Ten Commandments, an
oternal and unchangeable code."
'A Bible Student.