Search America's historic newspaper pages from 1789-1924 or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory to find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present. Chronicling America is sponsored jointly by the
National Endowment for the Humanities and the Library of Congress. external link Learn more
Image provided by: University of South Carolina; Columbia, SC
Newspaper Page Text
IS STILL IN FULL BLAST
New Store, New People, New Goods.
RED HOT RACKET STORE
One of a large chain of Red Hot Racket Stores has been opened in our city
at O. B. Simmons' old stand, 112 Main Street. Not a dollars worth of Simmons'
goods in this store: Everything absolutely new, fresh goods, bought especially
for our chain of Red Hot Racket Stores.
Col a I acte Fiftaan Tiauc And for the few days that we nave been ?Pen
ijalC Liaolo 1 lltCCll Msa.yo the crowd has been immense.
In order to get you acquainted with our way of doing business, we are going to give you bargains never before heard of in
this section of the country. Talk is cheap we know, but we have the goods to back up anything we say. Prices will do our
We sell wholesale as well as retail, and it will pay merchants of this county to buy their goods of us, as we can save them
money. Read these prices and see our goods:
Men's Suits from $3.98 up.
Did You Know
That we have the most wonderful
assortment of Men's Shirts ever seen
in one store? These Shirts regular
Price $1.50. Our Price = 49ctS.
We are receiving New Goods.
Just arrived a large and complete
line of Clothing to be sold at sacrifice
Panama and Voile Skirts!
Ladies' Stylish Voile and Panama Skirts, the kind
that retail from $2.50 to $3.00, Red 6t ftft
Hot Racket Price. ?p 1 ? t/if
Ladies' Hose, good heavy Ribbed Hose lOcts C?
and 15cts values, per pair at . OC.
Ladies' Undershirts from Oft
This is about half what you've been pa vine'
for the same article.
Men's Suspenders from. 5C.
All styles, 7?C values for.Mo
#1 values .43c
#l..">o mines, Ferguson & McKlnnoy .69c
Frida) evening before the Sale we Will send up A large balloon,
reminding yon that at H o'clock the day following the greatest
merchandising event in the history of I.uurcns will take place.
An envelope containing a sum of money will he uttarhed to this
balloon. To the one who recovers this money we will also give
u valuable present upon return to iih of the envelope In which
the money was enclosed.
Shoes is our strong point, and we guarantee to save you money
on any pair of Shoes Hint you buy from our store, and we guarantee
satisfaction or another pair of shoes.
One counter of Drummer's Sample Shoes at prices that ?111
pa) you to buy a year's supply for your whole family.
Men's Shoes from ONc up all leather.
Ladies' Shoes from 7.?c up.
.Misses und Hoy's Shoes from 60c per pair up.
Wo are selling Dry Hoods and Notions at about What you paid
for fhem when cotton was 5c per pound. We bought a tremendous
stock of these good? at almost our own price, ns the manufacturer
had to sell them nnd we had tho cash with which to buy. Wc
propose to share our good fortune with Uic people of this com
munlty, as our motto In business Is, "Quick Sules; Small Profits t
Live nnd Let Mvc."
Stundard Princess Calicoes, 10 yards for 25c, us long ns it lusts.
Iicsl grade Sea Island ">c yard.
Rleacltlng 5c yard.
Full line Ladles' Dress Hoods from 10c to #1.00 per yard. A
reduction will be made on every yard of these goods.
A beautiful Art Square, 0x12 feet, #2.08. Old you ever hear
of such a price n? this!
A good H-dny clock, guaranteed for 12 months at $1.08.
A good Alarm Clock at 40c.
A beautiful Dinner Set at 00c.
Howls nnd Pitchers (19c each.
Other Crockery Ware nt like prices.
Hood Luck Unking Powders, Just from the faclory, 7 cans 2f>c.
I RED HOT RACKET STORE
Simmons' Old Stand, 112 Main St.
LAU RENS, SOUTH CAROLINA