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Frloe?12 Montns, tl.OO.
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W. W. BALL,
nm, s. C, Jan. 16, 1894.
??s, you aro upon tho ovo of
. you want to keop togothor,
control of a machine to dl
oflices, we advise you to fol
and Tillman. They aro your
-ionds and know tho? ropes,
ist any man that dares lift his
In opposition for he is no truo
finer. On tho other-hand thoso
are not followers of your two na
! bort) leaders, the Sonator and
embryonic Senator, are tho na
allies of your enimies, tho Antis.
boys can't afford to monkey
any body whom that pair
vouch for. Governor Till
md State Chairman Irby if
d implicitly and backed by you
m now and forover will bring
triumphantly through the
waters. You owe them an
do debt of gratitude and they
.ually bring yon deliverance.
?, certainly. Therefore, men,
.-to vor and butter
on to all tral
voicos a demand
ion and with mag
jrs with our Lau
a and rippling lang
suggostion that o'en
ind wayward brothor
Shell should havo
),.' with bringing this
.ther. Oh! The degen
lislocated times! Alas,
eandonment) of Reform!
. .,. biting its thumbs
.urens At ice. The Cotton
launch, true, Mistress-Leasolsh
a coquetting with tho demon of
Tho Cotton Plant is kicking
ho traces. Tho Cotton Plant is
(mildly) at Senator Irby. The
Plant needs disciplining. The
d eloquent boycott should be ap
Its balkinoss should be curod
lit at once.
note with regret that D. G.
ht has retired from tho Winns
Nows and Herald. Wo regret
cause Dwight was ono of the clev
is and manliest fellows besides be
very capable whom the craft in
State numbcrod in its member*
l whatever business or profession
Dwight may engage The Adver
?"'?edlcts and heartily wishes for
lant succoss. Good bye, old
ro's luck to you!
..iott, who succeeds Mr.Dwight,
sure will holp to keop the News
mid to the fore as ono of tho
iohosft~MSt and brainiest papers
Township Conventions, County Con
antions, State Convention in July and
He latter to name tieket of State oili
jvh. Return to convention system,
s'o ring rule about that, no sirree,
gfontlemon. That's reform of the kind
to make Hob Hemphill fairly squeal
with delight. But the manner and
form, details and generalities, of those
conventions are to be arranged by one
man and three others appointed by him.
Isn't that Reform? Why certainly,
he one man is himself Reform.
Brethren the days of ring rulo are
*r at last! Let us rejoice, thank
a and give him bills of sale of our
Governor Tillman's truest und most
rapt admirer, Mr. S. A. Nettles, has
disposed of the Sumter Herald to Mr.
J. M, Knight and his brother, who
will publish the paper hereafter as a
non-partisan sheet. The Sumter Her
ald was a first rate county paper under
Nettles in those respects as to which
its editor did not yiold to the supe
rior judgment of other people. Wo
hopo tho Knights of tho quill will keep
tho Herald clear of the Scylla and
Charybdis of polities.
Time is bringing its revenges by the
Carload. We slorated Antis are hav
ing bales of fun watching tho Refaw
mors call conventions and contort
themselves to keep us from beating
them. You had better look out, breth
ren. We arc liable to pounce on you
in a pair of minutes armed with a col
umn of ninety-two's- campaign fig
Mr. ESUerbO is about to run away
from all the others in the race for gov
Tho Conservatives could of course
beat him but they aro oppressed with
"that tired feeling" and the cam
will probably bo ono of slumber
,/e beg to Call the attention of our
.Hllance friends all over tho stato to
tho fact that Attorney John Gary
Kvans though not elegiblo to member
ship in tho order is thoroughly in sym
pathy with it. Ho should not bo "ig
S ' -
In '92 when Reform had organized
Opposition no March or July Conven
tion was necessary. In '94 whon tho
Conservative faction is still undorgo
/ ing repairs in the drydocks, a conven
tion of Refawmers is a diro need.
Consistency thou art made uf paste!
July Convention Is "all right so
as it is right," this "boing a re
d-breaking year" whon "novel pro
lings are in ordor."
nors, as much as they ploaso,
bad Mr. Calvo's axo,
' ^ple will havo to squeeze
their pockets tho tax.
Pardon Tun Advertiser for offer
ing you advice, Reformer?. We havo
no advice to offer Antis, because the
Antis just now aro in comatoso state.
The advice wo aro tendering in this is
sue is wholesome as well as palatable.
Reformers, your heads are level. A
steady grip on Tlllman's and Irby's coat
tails means success. Loosen it for u
moment aud you ure scattered over the
face of the earth.
Reformers whilo you aro felicitating
yourselves on the beauties of the July
Convention scheme, will you, wont
you, toll us about tho reduction of
taxes? Do, please.
Will tho creditors of Rcfawm
bo called together, in July? And will
Senator irby bo granted letters of ad
ministration on tho remains of the
Farmers make your own fertilizer,
plant a good deal of all that your
ground will grow and-a little cot
Rumours havo come to our cars of
several prominent Reformers who have
not yet boon mentioned as candidates
Governor Tillmun has boon "bilin*
over agin' " about Judge Simohton.
Wo advise Reform to practice phle
botomy on the Governor's head.
Farmers can't get rich raising seven
cents cotton. Thon why raise so much
Tho Laurens Alliance resolutions
seen to have put the Junior Senator
in the saddle.
Hurrah for tho Mitchel that is more
of a man than a bruiser!
Catarrh Cannot Re Cured
With local applications, as they can
not reach the seat of tho disease,
Catarrh is a blood or constitutional dis
ease, and in order to euro it you must
tako internally, and acts directly on
tho blood and mucous surfaces. Hall.s
Catarrh Cure is not a quack medicine.
It was proscribed by one of the best
physicians in this country for years,
and is a regular prescription. It is
composed of tho best blood purifiers,
acting directly on the mucous surfaces
Tho perfect combination of the two in
grodionts is what produces such won
derful results in curing catarrh. Send
for testimonials free.
P. J. CHENEY & CO.,
Props., Toledo, O.
Sold by druggists, price 75c.
Don't you want The adver
tiser this year? It
will cost you $1.50.
Don't you want The Weekly
Atlanta Constitution too?
Send The Advertiser
and you get both PAPERS for
mWF" This offer is temporary
Mr. W. C. Allen
Of Atlanta, Georgia, tostlfles that ho was af
flicted WlthVljrlag RUeutuuti*ua, tho Intense
pain going from ono part of tho body to another.
Aftor taking seven bottle < of llood'3 Sarsapa
rille Ii? was in good health. In two lnonttM
he lnoreased from 122 to 14r> pounds in wolgUt
Hood'8 Pills aro purely vegetable. 25o.
NOT 10 E T<) OU AUDI ANS Etc,
Guardians, Administrators. Execu
tors and othor Fiduciaries arohoroby
notified that thoy aro required by law
to mako their annual returns to me be
fore the 1st day of March, prox.
All such failing to comply with the
above notice will be ruled to show
JNO. M. CLAUDY.
Jan. 0, 03-3t J. v.l.. c.
IF YOVlt BACK ACHES.
Or you nro all worn out, really good tor noth
ing, It in general dcbilfty. Try
BROWN'S I It ON HlhTKJiS.
It will euro you, cleanse your liver, and glvo
a good appetite
ftiullty rivet ati/.lw7i<
Todd. Simpson & Co., Ccnoral Mer
chants, have tho exclusive sale of these
Celebrated Classes in Laurens, S. C.
From the factory of Kol lam & Moore,
the only complete optical plant in the
South, Atlanta. Ga.
THE Auditor's OHice will be open
from the 2d day of January to tho 20th
day of February, 1894, to receive Returns
of Heal and Personal Property for taxa
tion in Laurens County. For the con
venience of Taxpayers 1 will attend at
tho following places to receive returns
for said year:
Jacks's Township, Roscboro, Monday,
January 8th, from 10 A. M. to 2 P. M.
Jacks's Township, Roynoaa, Tuesday,
January 0th, from 10 \. M. to 2 P. M.
Hunter, Clinton, Wednesday, .January
10th, from 10 A. M. to 2 P. M.
Hunter, Goldville, Thursday, January
11th, from 0 A. M. to 12 M.
I Hunter, Milton, Thursday, January
11th, from 2 P. M, to 4 P. M.
Cross Hill. Spring drove, Friday, Jan
uary 12th, from 10 A. M. to 2 P. M.
Cross Hill, Cross Hill, Saturday, Jan
uary 13th, from 10 A. M. to 2 P. M.
Waterloo, Waterloo, Monday, .lanuarv
15th, from 10 A. M. to 2 P. M.
Waterloo, Moore's, Tuesday, January
Kith, from 10 A. M. to 1 P. M.
Waterloo, Mt. Gallagher, Wednesday,
January 17th, from 10 A. M. to 2 P. M.
Sullivan, Brewerton, Thursday, Jan
uary 18th, from 10 A. M. to 2 P. M.
Sullivan, Tumbling Shoals, Friday,
January 10th. from 10 A. M. to 2 P. M.
Dial, Coodgion, Saturday, January
20th, from 10 A. M. to 12 M.
Dial, Luther Owens, Monday, January
22d, from 12 M. to 2 P. M.
Di?l, D.D. Harris, Tuesday, January
23d, from 1 P. M. to Ii I'. M.
Dial, White's Store, Wednesday, Jan
uary 24th, from 10 A. M. to 2 P. Si.
Young's, Parson's Store, Thursday,
January 25th, from 10 A. M. to P. M.
Young's, Young's Store, Friday, Jan
uary 20th, from 10 A. M. to 2 P. M.
Young's, Pleasant Mound, Saturday,
January 27th, from 10 A. M. to 12 P. M.
Young's, banford Station, Monday,
January 20th, from 10 A. M. to 2 P. M.
Scufllctown, Tylersvllle, Tuesday, Jan
uary 80th, from 10 A. M. to 2 I'. M.
All Property, both Real and Personal,
is Returned this year.
It will savo much lime to Taxpayers,
and also greatly facilitate the work of
the Assessor, if any person, before leav
ing home, will make out a complete list
of the number of acres of land and build
ings, also every item of personal prop
erty, in tho following order: Horsec,
cattle, mules, sheep and goats, hogs,
watches, organs and pianos, buggies,
wagons and carriages, dogs, merchan
dise, maohinory and engines, moneys,
notes ami accounts above Indebtedness*.
All other property including household.
It is always required that tho Auditor
get the first given name of the taxpayer
Under the. head of place of residence
on tax return give the township.
All male citizens, between the ages of
twenty-one and fifty years, on the 1st
day of January, 1894, except those who
are incapable of earning a support from
being Otained or from other causes, aro
deemed taxable polls.
And every tax-payer is required to
give tho Number of their School Dis
After the 20th day of Feburary next
fifty per cent penality will bo attached
for failures (o make returns.
In every community there are persons
who cannot read, or that do not take a
newspaper. Those, more fortunate may
do such persons a great favor by telling
them of the time to make returns, or by
returning for them.
Tho sssessing and collecting (axes is
all done now in the same year, and wo
havo to ugicregate the number and value
of all horses, mules, cattle and Other
pieces of personality, as well as the
acres of land, lots and buildings, and
their value, that there is in the County,
and have the same on Hie in the Comp
troller General's Office by the 80th day
of June of each year; and from that,
time to tho 1st day of October tin; Audi
tor and Treasurer's duplicate have to
be Completed, and an abstract of the
work in the Comptroller's Office by that
time, which will show at a glance, that
the Auditor has no time to take returns
or anything else much between the 1st
day of March and the first day of Octo
ber hut work on tho books and the
Wo hopo, therefore, that all taxpayers
will mako their returns in timo.
o. <;. Thompson,
Dec. 5, 1803?5-10t
ALL Persons having business with
tho School Commissioner will find him
In his Olllco on Saturday of each week,
until' further notice. ~j
THO^.1 mu^b^r ^
Of Settlement and Application
for Final lMschnrgc.
Take notice that on the 15th day
oi* February, 1894, I will render a
final account of my, acts and doings
as Administrator of the estate of
John D. Miller, deceased, in the
oflice of Judge of P,robate for Lau
rens county, at 10 o'clock a. m.,
and on the same day will apply for
a final discharge from my trust as
All persons having demands
against said estate will present
them on or before that day proven
and authenticated or be forever
barred. M. C. COX,
Jan. 9, "93-41. Administrator.
Infallible Itch Ointment!
Scratch! Scratch! Scatch!
That's The Question,
Maybe lor You !
If you knew how many hundred
gioss ol lhit> we sold per year, you
would agree with us that THE
ITCH is pretty live question.
I YOU HAVE THE ITCH I j
i WE H AVE TilE CURIC ! j
/fflT* Our Word For It jjfjf
Infallible Itch Ointment will easily
and Quickly Cure any case of
Itch in American. We
know what we say to
be absolutely true.
PRICE, SB OTS.
No Pain?No Guii'Ks in Livek
A graduated medicine glass goes
free with each bottle.
LIVEK-A1D Cost only ?O et?.,
Ami It Cures You.
All of the above Manufactured by
Howard & willkt duug company,
And Sold ny
11. 5IAKTIN aud B. F. POSY, Agents.
LAURENS, S. C.
H RIST M AS 1^ OObS
Nice Line of Toys just received.
Odd pieces of China and Crock
cry Ware will be closed out very
Currants 5 cents per pound.
RAISONS, CITRON, PRUNKS.
NUTS, ETC., ALI, NEW.
BANANAS, ORANGES, A1M 'LKS.
ETC., COMING IN EVERY
Piro Craekcrs, Roman Candies
Cheaper than over before.
JAB. P. WILSOH,
In office at Honea Path, S. C,
every day except Friday, when I
will be in ollicc at WiUiamston,
Nitrous Oxide Gas and Odon
tuilder administered for painless
extraction of teeth.
Notice is hereby given that returns
of all personal property musi be made
to t he city oloi'K by t lie 2oi h of January
next. Blank returns are now made
and can be had by calling at the city
ah persons ^falling Unmake their
Ireturns by D> ^frttmi..1 ho^^fcj^AMimlU
ISfouJ is YoUr Crjarjce.
Value No Consideration.
In order to close out n line of $12,50 and $10.00 Suits we
have piled them up on our front center counters and marked
our entire line at the low price of ^T.^u
What few Cloaks we have left at about 50 per cent off of
Some elegant Imported Dress Goods at from 25 per cent to
50 per cent off.
Some Ladies' beautiful hats at a Great Stierilice.
UNDER SELL. |
The Second World Fair
is opening now at
L, ?? BURNS ft 00,
Two Stoics, one at Bnrksdale,
and old sta.ul near Little Knob,
S. C. Having enlarged our store
room for our Large Stock of
Dry Goods, Notions, Shoes, Groceries,
Hats, Millinery, Jeans,
Woolen Suitings, Calicoes,
Tin and Class Ware, Hard
ware, Furniture, Stoves,
and nil kinds of Bargain Goods
that can 1)0 found. And it's so
cheap. Our Goods must, shall and
will bo sold. Call and see Thomas,
because seeing is believing.
High and low arm Sewing Ma
Wo remain your faithful and
L. E. BURNS & CO.
Valuable proporty in tho city of
Laurons. The old Prosbytorlan eiiuch
and lot containing about three ncros.
The church building is of brick, and In
tho very hest condition and can boCOn
verted into a splendid rosidonco lot.
Also a very dosirablc building lot next
to the new Baptist chureh. with a front
on Main strocl ami on College street.
Both of these lots are very convenient
U) the buslnoss portion of town and
all the chlirchOH and the graded school.
Tliis Is (I '.rood opportunity for inves
tors and person-, dosll'lng to secure a
homo In the thriving city of l .aureus.
Communicate with ,T. O. C. Fleming
or H. V. Simpson, committee.
r.'i V.. M. SioUh, Prill. ('iiniiiiorciRl CoIIpk?'
I Univoi ay, Fixing ton, Ky., us* awnraW
MEDAL AMD DIPR-OWIA
nv THE WORLD'S COLUMBIfllEXHOSITION,
' ? ? %m%.; <Jrn?Ti?l
E. J. O'CONNOR,
Dos ISuonri St., Augusta, Oa.
CllOICl-3 old WHISKIES,
AND LIQUORS OF ALL KINDS.
The Largest Liquor
House in the South.
$JttF~ Mail orders receive prompt
Sept. 25, '93-3111
N. A. Craio. W. C, Winters,
por the public by
8 inch or 12 inch Wells.
We <l?) our work economically
and guarantee satisfaction.
Mr. W. C. Winter will he glad
to give all needful information.
Nov. 7, 1893-3111
DR. W. II. BALL,
OF. ICE OVER NATIONAL BANK, LAURENS.
OPPIOK DAYS? Mondays and Tuesdays.
Trustoos of all the School Districts
of Laurent) County are required to
make immediate roporf - in School
Commissioner of all the children with
in their District between six and twen
ty-one years old. Also, names of nil
persons l iable to poll tax. Promptni
Is accessary that tho apportionment of
the. school hinds may lie made in good
time. / - ?
jJ ^ailr/oact Cross!*)**
All Roads Leads to Our Store
HERE we keep Dry Goods, Shots, Huts, Ilardwaro,
Clocks, School Books, Stitlouory, in fact nearly any articlo
you may want. Wo have flrsl class Rowing Machines which
wo otFor easy.
Keep your eyes open. Don't allow anybody to switch you
off the track. We are the people. Our accommodations uro
unsurpassed. Wo never mislead, hut load. Wo aro produ
J|corsand regulators?produce the kind of goods yon need and
mregulate tho price to sail your pocket booh--. Goods never
||s wore so cheap. Yet sonic merchants are still paying the same
R prices as before "panic times." That system is slow poisoning
I |? to the merchant and starvation to his customers, We have a
" |& "lively" name and are "lively" by nature. With one dollar in
IS hand we oftimes secure two dollars' worth of Goods.
"How Do We Dispose of Them?"
Jj By tho samo plan upon which we buy?buy a bargain and
I ? B soil a bargain. Our customers goi tho bargains?we make a
A(9 living profit and earn tho reputation of being "leader in
Iv 8 If our business methods arc satisfactory,
IS r'^li lo c^ainl your patronage.
J. 0.0. FLEMING &
lyLea*>s to be oJeli
IA NEW WHEEL!
??^THE DBAMOND |
r> AMBLER No.3f>
? THE FA0TE81 wiu.lI. SOLD. V
Speed, Comfort .^.nd Ucauty "II Combined. J<
The horde of grotesque and ridiculous imitations which our
really phenomenal iccess lias brought to the surface is but another
(latlcring tribute paid by followers io their leader. We arc here
l<> lead in
Furniture, Carpeting, Chinaware, Stoves
and House Furnishing Goods,
fttiF" Come lo SCO ns.
S. M. and t. H. WILKES & CO.
Mintcr's Now Building.
TO M Y
1 have again started for Ohristmas 18! I, Having passed tho mis
fortune of a flro after working for Thirteen v irs, and you know what
il is. 1 am however here to stay, ami will i iko ii lo your interest to
call on me an i soo what I have. 1 liave bo ht (he most
ever .shown in Laurcns, and realizing tho pn an: hord time; 1 havd put
everything down lit the Very LOWEST l'Hh KS g0 Ms to enable all to
onjoy and take advantage of Chrialmas and tho low prices that the
dull times demands, Romember thai [ will troat you honest and take
care of your Interest. The Prices on my entire Slock, the largest ever
shown in upper Mouth Carolina, are lower ihan over was known in the
History of Iho Jewelry trade. Do not fail to cull fuui see what 1 have
to oiler you ami you will be pleased. Remember thai I will treat you
honest and save you more than you over saved in buying anything 111
the Jewelry line.
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