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"THERE IS SOMETHING DOING"
Come and inspect our stock and
you will be convinced.
Red Iron Racket
That Commands your time and attention in buying* your Spring and Summer
Clothing, Hats, Shoes, Slippers, Dry Goods, Millinery, Notions,
and Racket Goods.
Stylish Dressers buy their
clothing at Red Iron Racket
and save $1.00 to $3.00 on a
Why? Simply because Red Iron Racket sells Same Goods 15 to 35 per cent. Less than other houses ask for same goods. It is a strain for
you to look for Bargains in other houses, where they are few and far between. It is easy for you here where the Bargains are so plentiful,
that wherever you turn they are looking at you. "Same Goods Less Money: More Goods Same Money." Come see, yourself. U come C
Red riot Prices
Red Hot Prices
$10.00 Men's Suits:
$12.50 Men's Suit*
$18.00 Men's Suit*
$1.00 Men's Hats
$1.25 Men's Hats
$1.75 Men's Ilata
$2.50 Men's Hats
20c Men's Suspenders*
10c Men's Suspendsrs
35c Men's Suspenders
Nice bleached Curtai n Scrim yard 5c
8c quality Ginghams Gc
Special lot Calico, 1, 000 yards, while
it lasts our price, per ; yard 4c
Special lot Toe Mill Bleach, Red Hot
price while it lasts Yc
A good grade Blea ch 5c
1 pair Men's solid leather plow shoes
Red hot at 98c
Special lot of String and four-in-hand
Ties at lc, 5c, 10c, 13c, 15c, 18c and 28c
2 big cakes Victory Soap 5c
We keep business up by keeping prices
1,000 rolls Crepe paper, Red Hot, 6c
Special lot checked Homespun 4 l-2c
White Cloth and Sea Islands 4c, 5c, 6c
Beautiful line white shirtwaist got ds
per yard 10c, 12 l-2c, 16c, 18c
Beautiful line Dress Goods and Silks,
Come and see, will save you money.
Men's pants, 6,000 pairs, 39c, 48c. 75c
98c, $1.39 up to $3.47 per pair, big values.
1 Beats all lead pencil lc
1 Big Tablet 5c
Shoes and Slippers. Shoos and Slip
pers for everybody. We sell the best
tor less money.
5c cake Toilet Soap 4c
Men's Half Hose or Socks, 10c values,
our price per pair 5c
Hosiery for ladies and children 5c, 7c,
8c, 10c up to 23c per pair.
Save the pennies, they will make the
5c can Good Luck Baking Powder 4c
I0c can Good Luck Baking Powder Sc
1,000 good Matches 5c
2 spools good machine thread 5c
Needles, Dins, Hairpins, Key chains lc
12 collar Buttons 2e
15c plug Tobacco 10c. Sweepstakes,
Schnapps, Hickory, Brown Mule, Rey
nolds, Sun cured. Red Hot price 10c
3 one pound packages good Soda that
raises your bread and saves lard 10c
2 good handkerchics 5c
1 Big Towel
1 pair Lace Curtains
10c linen Collars
A fine assortment of Men's Negligee
Dress Shirts 25c, 39c, 48c to d'.lc
10c box Toilet Soap, 3 cakes 5c
25c Mennen's Talcum Powder 15c
Twenty dollar gold-filled (landics* or
gent's) watch, Elgin or Waltham move
ment, guaranteed by us, our price
$12.97 to $14.75.
Just received a fine lot green coffee,
good, nine and ten lbs at $1.00.
You always got more sugar for less
money, come and sec. Standard granu
lated 20 pounds for a dollar.
One set fine Tumblers, 18c
One set fine hotel Goblets, 39c.
Two spools good Thread 5c
Eight balls gooh Thread 5c
One pair fine gold plated Cult buttons,
worth 50c, our price 25c.
$1.00 Watch (all over the world) our
Red Hot price, 63c.
$1.25 stem wind Watch, our price 89c.
$1.00 Alarm clock, wake up and hus
tle John, (50 cents.
Millinery! Just received a big lot of
Hats, Ribbons, (Inequalitygoods. These
goods are worth 25 to 50 per cent, more
than we are selling them for. Come
see you will be delighted.
Clothing for Men! We have the
finest line of Clothing we have ever
shown this season, neat patterns and a
lit guaranteed. Our suits ranee in price
from $1.89, $2,98, $3.76, $4.89, 0.57,
$7.50, $10.00, $12.3?, $14.76 to $16.00
On Boys' and Children's Suits wo beat
the world, 98c to $0.00 per suit.
Wall Paper. Now is your chance to
paper your rooms at a small price, 10c,
12 l-2c, 15c, I8cand23c. (Double rolls
$3.75 largo oak frame eight day man
tle ci.-ck. Red Hot. $1.94
$3.50 Guitar, Spanish model, tine
tone, for $2.47.
$3.00 Watch Chain, gold filled, guar
anteed for ti II year's wear, $1.25.
Embroidery! See our 5c, 7c and 10c,
patterns, very pretty.
Special lot fino Laces, 5c, 7c, up to
20c per yai d.
One larj c :: ig, ?'? feet long, reversi
ble, only '.' c.
Men':, and Roys' Hats, newest shapes
from the cheapest to a John B. Stetson
or a silk Beaver. We have your hat.
Come see price:;. 25c to $3.47.
5|2,000 pairs Men's and Boys' Suspen
ers, big bumping bargains. John says
sell 'em, he can get more. Going at 5c
5c, lCc, 13c, 15c, 23c up to 39c.
Special Lot Underwear, knit and
bleached Drill, 18c, 23c, 39c, 4Cc each.
Shirts and Drawers.
Special lot fine decorated Plates, Cups
and Saucers, worth 85.c a set; Cups and
Saucers 68c a set. U-come-C.
We have a full line of fine plates,
cups and saucers, all shapes and sizes,
meat dishes, bowls and pitchers, also
full table sets, all sorts of glassware,
fruits sets, jelly tumblers, goblets, va
ses, and glass novelties.
Lamps, Lamps, all going out at Red
Hot prices. Come look through our
Bargain Basement. You'll be delighted.
6 Special Bargain Days each week
at Red Iron Racket
Originators of Lowest Prices
3 Stores: Laurens, Greenwood and
Spartanburg;, S. C.
CHARGED WITH BIGAMY.
1,aureus Man Arrested on Warrant Sworn
Out by 0. H. Campbell.
7,oK Hughes, a son of Mr. Albert
Hughes, formerly chief of police of
Laurens, has given bond before Mag
istrate J. M. Hudgens of this city for
his appearance at the next term of
court to answer to the charge of big
amy, an unusual charge in this section.
Hughes was arrested at Whitmire
Friday and brought before Magistrate
Hudgens, who issued the warrant for
the arrest of Hughes at the instance of
G. H. Campbell of Watts Mills.
Mr. Campbell is the father of Mrs.
Zeb Hughes, nee Miss Maggie Campbell,
who becamo the bride of Hughes, Sat
urday night, March 21, the ceremony
being performed at Clinton by the Rev.
Mr. Rogers of the Methodist Church.
Campbell objected to the marriage of
his daughter to Hughes, because there
was formerly another Mrs. Zeb Hughes
who, however, secured a divorce from
her husband in the Superior Court of
Hall County, Georgia, last July. Mrs.
Hughes No. 1 is a Laurens county girl
and after obtaining the divorce from
Hughes she returned to this city and
assumed her maiden name, Miss Pearl
As South Carolina does not recognize
divorces Mr. Campbell, father of Mrs.
Hughes No. 2, will seek to have the
marraige annulled and let the law takes
its course against Hughes.
CLINTON NFAVS LETTER.
Congressman Wyatt Aiken Ylsits His
Sister?-Death of a Lady.
Clinton, April 2. ?Hon. D. Wyatt
Aiken was the guest of his sister, Mrs.
W. G. Neville, on Sunday.
Miss Mayne Lcakehas returned home
after a visit of several months to
Tampa and other points in Florida.
Mr. J. W. Copcland is in town for a
Misses Addic Horton and Allen Leake
made a week's end visit to Mrs. Rosa
Belli near Laurens.
Miss Katharine Copcland has as her
guest, Mrs. Ella Ferguson of Spartan
The Superintendents of the Orphan
ages of North Carolina, Georgia and
South Carolina will have a meeting on
Thursday afternoon at the Thornwell
Miss Mary Lizzie Workman, who
had been so ill for several months, died
on Thursday at the home of her brother,
Mr. Hayne Workman, near Clinton.
Miss Workman was a frequent visitor
to our town and will be j, oatly missed
by a large circle of relatives and
Mr. and Mrs. B. P. Shipman of Hrc
vard, N. C, arc on a visit to Dr. and
Mrs. W. A. Shands.
Mrs. Rob Vance and little daughter
arc in Concord, N. C, with Mrs. Gco.
Mrs. Gallic Copcland and Mrs. Jack
Young have returned from a visit to
Mr. Arthur Copcland in Columbia.
Ihiy clothing, hats and shoes from
Red Iron Racket and save money.
We have just received another ship
ment of Graphophones and Records con
?isting of a good selection of songs and
S. M. & E. H. Wilkes & Co.
Let us show you our line of Matting,
in different designs and colors at prices
that will make it to your interest to see
our line before vou buy.
S. M. ?& E. H. Wilkes & Co.
Before you buy be sure to sec our line
of three prices Ticl Water Sets indiffer
S. M. & E. H. Wilkes & Co.
We can supply yours wants in Flower
Pots in different sizes. We also have a
large line of Jardiniers in different de
signs and colors.
S. M. & E. H. Wilkes & Co.
QUICKEST AND BEST ROUTE
To Savannah.Waycross, Jacksonville and
all Florida Points, via Charleston
and Western Carolina Railroad.
Leave Laurens, 1 :.r>0 p. m.
Leave Augusta, 10::10 p. m.
Arrive Savannah, 2:50 a. m.
Arrive Waycross, 0:05 a. m.
Arrive Jacksonville, 8:40 a. m.
Through Pullman Sleeping Car Service
between Augusta and Jacksonville.
Tri-weekly through Parlor Car Ser
vice between Augusta and Asheville on
trains Nos. 1 and 2; northbound Mon
days, Wednesdays and Fridays; south
bound, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Satur
Close connections made at Jackson
ville for all points South.
Round trip Winter Tourist Excursion
tickets to Florida points on sale.
GEO. T. BRYAN,
General Agent, Greenville, S. C.
C. H. Gasque, Agt., Laurens, S. C.
Ernest Williams, G.P.A., Augusta, Ga.
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out paln, D >ok ol j-.\r
tlculnrs scut VUKsl.
_I n. M. WOOM.KV, M. I).
Atlanta,Un. Office UMN.l'ryorSUctt.
Charleston & Western Carolina Railway
(Schedule in effect April 10, 1905.)
Lv Laursns 1:50 pm
Ar Greenwood 2- 46
Ar Augusta 5: 20 "
Ar Anderson 7:10 "
Lv Augusta 2:86 pm
Ar Allendale 4:30 "
Ar Fairfax 4: 41 "
Ar Charleston 7:40 "
Ar Beauford 6: 80 "
Ar Port Royal 6: 40 "
Ar Savannah 6: 45 "
Ar Waycross 10:00 "
Lv Laurens 2:07 pm
Ar Spartanburg 3:30 "
No. 52 No. 87
Daily Ex. Sudday
Lv Laurens 2:09 pm 8:00 am
Ar Greenville 3:25 " 10:20"
ARRIVALS:- Train No. l, Daily, from
Augusta and intermediate stations 1: IT?
pm; No. 52, daily, from Greenville and in
termediate stations 1:86pm; No.87,daily,
< KCOpt Sunday, from Greenville and
intermediate stations 6: 40 pm; train No.
2, daily, from Spartanburg and interm
ediate stations 1: 30 p m.
C. H. Gasque. Agt.. Laurens, S. C.
G. T. Bryan, Gen'l Agt. Greneville S.C
Ernest Williams, Gen. Pass. Agt.,
T. M. Emerson, Traffic Manager.
SUED?that's our busi
ness. Second requisite?
that's up to you?in the
We've ;;<>i the live
"grow" kind of garden
and flower seeds.
You can take them
away from us without any
resistance on our part for
a very small price.
The Laurens Dru^Co.
LAURENS, S. C.
'Phone 75 Goods Delivered.
N. B. Dial. a. G. Toi>i>.
DIAL & TODD,
Attorneys and Coun=
Enterprise Bank ard Tcdd Ollico Build
L a U lc i: N 8, S. 0.
and other DRUGS, and nervous
Charges more reasonablo than other
like institutions. S'.d.">.<>'> per week pays
for treatment, remedios and board.
Residt absolutely the same.
I,. G. COR BETT, M. D.
Till! CAROLINA SANITARIUM,
Greenville, S. ('.
DR. G. C. ALBRIGHT,
Oll.ce over Peoples Loan and Ex
change Bank, Laurens, S. C,
OFFICE IN SIMMONS BUILDING
Phone: Office No. 86; Residence 219.
Simpson, Cooper & Babb
Attorneys at Law.
Will practice in all Stale Courts.
Prompt attention givou to ?11 busino b,
0. N. & I,. Railroad Co,
Schedule In effect Novembor 21st, 10J4
No 52 Mo. 21 No. 85
Pat cnKor Mixoil ox- Frolfrht cx
Diiily copt Sun- copt Sun
Lv Col nbln 11 10 am 5 16 p m 100 am
ir Nowbony 12 30 p in 7 03 p m 3 4ft n m
nr Clinton 1 22 l> m 8 15 p rn 0 26 n m
ar i-aunn? 1 42 p m 8 45 p m fi 00 a m
No. 53 No. 22 No. 81
i.v i.aurona 2 02 p m 7 00 a m 5 20 p in
ar Clinton 2 22 i> m 7 30 um C00 pm
nr Newbcrry 1)10 pm 8 85 a m 7 0S pm
ar Columbia 4 45 p m 10 80 n m 0 15 p rn
C. H. CASQUE. Aurnt.
We Imvc opened a shop in
Laurens for the repair and
sale of Watches, Clocks
and Jewelry. : : :
We guarantee all our work
and everything will be
exactly as repre
I am a graduate Optician and will treat
you right in the fitting of glasses.
1 would like to have a share of
your patronage. You will
(ind me at R. G. Cole
man & Co. 's, north
east of Public
Side and Back
are slill in the height of fashion, and
will also be worn this spring and
summer. We have the latest
styles of fancy Combs from
$1.25 to $7.00
per set of three. Also the newest do
signs in Bracelets, Hat Pins, Cuff
Pins, Fobs and Crosses.
Give Us a Call Before
Business placed in
my hands will have
prompt and careful
J. J. ADAMS
Broker, Laurens, S. C.
Office over Enterprise Bank
THE HUB. X
Our store is all aglow with new Spring Goods. We are showing in every department up-to-date, stylish
merchandise that cannot fail to interest Easter-week shoppers.
Black Dress Goods.
We arc showing an elegant line under this head
50c to $1.50.
36-inch wide guaranteed Taffetas, $1.00.
27-inch Wash Silks in all the wanted colors,
39c to 50c.
Neckwear and Belts.
A fresh shipment of new and attractive Neck
wear in all the most popular styles, 25c to $2.00.
A fine assortment of all that is new in Belts,
10c to $1.00.
40-inch White Lawn, a line sheer quality,
10c, 12Jc and 15c.
1,000 yards Fancy Lawns, all colors and de
signs, fast colors, 5c.
Big line fine Lawns and Batiste, fast color.-;,
new designs, 7':e and 10c.
Big line White Madras, striped and figured,
10c, 12*c and 15c.
White Embroidered Shirt Waists, in Lawn and
Linen, 75c to $2.00.
White Silk Shirt Waists in exquisite designs,
$2.00, $2.50, $3.75 and $5.00.
Special Skirts Values.
Panama and Mohair Skirts in all the newest
designs, Navy, Black and Gray, $2.98 to $6.98.
Visit Our Store this Week.
Your Easter Hat!
Every lady wants only the Hat that best becomes her, no matter what the style or what the season
With the immense variety of colors and quaint shapes, which this season affords, you may
find it difficult to secure that pleasing effect, which is so desirable in your Easter
Hat. ThaCs where the skilled milliner can help you. We know
we car; give the hat that best becomes you.