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Over-Sea Railroad Celebration
KEY WEST, FLORIDA
Jan. 20th to Feb. 3rd, 1912
Account the above occasion the Atlantic Coast
Line Railroad offers Special Reduced Round-trip
Rates from points on its line in South Carolina,
Via Jacksonville & F. E. C. R. R., Jan. 20 and 21.
Via Port Tampa & P. 0. S. S. Co., Jan. 17 and 20.
Via P. E. C, Railroad & Jacksonville, January 31
Via Port Tampa & A. C. L. - - - February 4th
For Schedules, rates, reservations, etc., apply \
local agent or address
T. C. WHITE, W. J. CRAIG,
Gen. Pass. Agent, Pass. Traffic Mgr.
Wilmington, N. C.
COLUMBIA, NEWBKHKY & LAURKNS RAILWAY.
N. B. The following schedule figures are published only as information
and not guaranteed.
?54 5:1 Station 52 *55
8:20 a ni 2:12 ;> tu Lv I.aureus Ar 2:12 p in 7:f.r> p m
8:44 2:36 Clinton 1:50 7: :i?
9:32 3:20 New berry 12:56 6: 44
9:5? r,:34 Prosperity 12:42 6:26
11:15 4:55 Ar Columbia Lv 11:15 5:00
11:15 4:55 Ar Columbia Lv 11:15 5:00
6:20 Ar Sumter Lv 9:41
10:00 p in Ar Charleston Lv 6:15 a m
*?Trains 51 and 55 run solid between Greenville and Columbia daily ex
cept Sunday. These trains stop at Garvius St. Station, while train 52 and
'.:i go to I'nlon Station.
Solid through trains between Greenville and Charleston via Laurens and
T. C. WHITE, General Passenger Agent
Greatest Labor-Saving Invention since the
Cotton Gin. Sold and used throughout the
South for over Forty Years!
Saves Half The Gost in Men and
Mules by Doing the Work
in Half the Time
The best implement ever designed
for running out the middles
of both corn and
cotton. Best for
^S^hill lands or low
lands?for opening ditches
?S" ""^'l ? f?r killing grass ? for
sub-soiling, etc., etc.
light Enough for ONE MULE?Strong Enough for TWO!
For level and steady running, light draft and turning
qualities, the "True Blue" surpasses all other Middle
Breakers. Endorsed and used by representative
planters in every Southern State.
On Exhibition at Our Salesrooms
J. H. 5ULLIVAN, Laurens, S. C
Gave Up Hope
"I suffered five years, with awful pains, due to woman
ly troubles," writes Mrs. M. D. McPberson, from Chad
bourn, N. C. "They grew worse, till I would often faint
I could not walk at all, and I had an awful hurting in my
side; also a headache and a backache.
I gave up and thought I would die, but my husband
urged me to try Cardui, so, I began, and the first bottle
helped me. By the time the third bottle was used, I could
do all my work. AH the people around here said I would
die, but Cardui relieved rat"
For more than 00 years, Cardui has been relieving
fen's sufferings, and making weak women strong anfl
During Ms time, thousands of women have Written,
Mrs. McPberson, to tell of the really surprising results
obtained by the use of this purely vegetable* Ionic
remedy for women.
Cardui strengthens, builds, restores, and relieves or pre
vents unnecessary pain and suffering from womanly troubles.
If you are a woman, begin taking Cardui, today.
DR. RUPERT BLUE
NAMED SURGEON GEN'L
Noted South Carolinian Given Signal
Recognition for his Senke? In Field
(By P. H. McGowan.)
"Washington, Jan. 5.?Announcement
was made at the Whito House today
that President Taft next Monday
would send to the senate the nomina
tion of Dr. Rupert Blue of Mariou, a
surgeon in the public health and ma
rine hospital service, to be surgeon
general of the service to succeed the
late Dr. Walter Wyman.
The announcement was also made
that the president had amended the
regulations for the conduct of that
sersice so as to limit the term of of
fice of the surgeon general to four
years. Formerly the surgeon general
enjoyed an unlimited tenure of oftlce.
The light for the position has been
a hot one from the beginning. The
contest has been between Dr. Blue
and Dr. .1. H. White of Georgia. Dr.
Illue was born hi Scotland county,
North Carolina. May 30, IS67. His
most recent duty was in Honolulu in
vestigating the stegomayia or yellow
fever mosquitto with a view to its ex
termination, lie is now in Wash
ington on leave of absence. Dr. Mine
has served at many marine hospitals
and guarantlnc stations in this coun
Dr. Pine's most noted service in
recent years was his work In charge
of the government's crusade against
the bubonic plague on the Pacific
coast in 1907 and 190S. His work
in charge of that task gave him a
world-wide reputation. He is a fel
low of the Royal Society of Tropical
Medicine of England.
Dr. Blue has represented the United
States government at several Medical
conferences, among them the Inter
national Congress of Physicians and
Medicine held in Buenos Ayrea, Ar
gentina, last summer. He afterward
traveled through Chile. Peru and oth
er South American countries. Inves
tigating plague conditions. He dis
covered that ground squirrels were
carriers of plague, and before going
to Honolulu was engaged In the ex
termination of Infected ground squir
rels in Collfornia.
Dr, Blue is n brother of Com
mander Victor Blue of the navy, who
Is now on duty in connection with
the general board.
Pimples, Snllowncss Blotches and Dull
EYES Caused bj Stomach.
Beauty is only skin deep. |>ut that's
deep enough to satisfy most women,
ah o men.
in order to keop the skin in a clear,
Clean, healthy condition, the stomach
must supply the blood plenty of nutri
tion. As long us the stonlncll is out of
order ami the blood lacks proper nour
ishment, the skin will be affected.
If y*ou want a perfect skin that you
will be proud of. take a week's treat
ment of Ml-O NA stomach tablets.
(let a fifty cent box today, and if
you are not satisfied after a week's
treatment, you can have your money
For any stomach ailment MI-O-NA
Is guaranteed. It gives almost instant
relief and premanently cures.
Large box .".0 cents at Laurens Drug
Co. and druggists everywhere.
The Pension Commissioner or a rep
resentative of the County Pension
Board will be in the county auditor's
Office each Saturday in the month of
a.Binary ensuing with proper blanks
for the purpose of receiving new ap
plications and properly filling same,
and giving trnnsfers to other counties.
Township representatives are re
quested to furnish the County Pension
Board with a correct list of names of
all Confederate soldiers, and the wid
ows of soldiers who have died since
the first day of March last; also the
names of all who have moved out of
The following is a list of township
Baurens Township, ('apt. o.Ihn M.
Sullivan Township, ('apt. W. 1). Sul
SOU file town Township, ('apt. W. A.
Youngs Township, ('apt, W. P. Cok
Hunter Township, R. Pres Adnlr.
.lacks Township, W. II. McCrary.
Waterloo Township, P. H. Madden.
Cross Hill Township, .1. P. F.leldge.
Dials Township, Robert Stoddnrd.
It is hoped wo will have a report
from each township repfesentatlve,
either In person or by letter. The
County Pension Hoard will meet tho
first Monday In February, 1912.
W. P. COKER, Chairman.
County Pension Board.
Jan. 8, 1912.
When given as soon as the croupy
cough appears Chamberlain's Cough
Remedy will ward off an attack of
croup and prevent all dangeV and
cause ot anxiety. Thousands of moth
ers use it successfully. Sold by all
We sell tho very latest in Tunston
electric light bulbs at a saving of 25
per Bent to you, so why not buy from
S. M. ic E. H. Wtlkes ft Co.
0. W. L03iG CONVICTED.
Manslaughter Verdict in Case Which
has Aroused Much Interest in Green
Greenwood, Jan. f>.?After being out
practically all night the jury in the
G. W. Long case agreed upon a ver
dict of manslaughter. The verdict,
was reached at 4:30 this morning. At
torney for the defense will make a
motion for a new trial as soon as it
can be heard by the court. The case
has been closely followed for two days,
the court room having been packed
Tuesday was occupied with the tes
timony In the cane and yesterday was
taken up by the argument and Judgo
The first speech yesterday was by
w. N. Gray den of Abbeville, for the
state, followed by C. C. Pentherstone
for the defense, then Alvin II. Dean
of Greenville for tho state, followed
by F. Barron drier for the defense, it.
A. Cooper, solicitor, closed for the
State. In additl?n to the attorneys
mentioned Messrs TUlman and Mays
of the local bar were associated with
Long was tried for the shooting of
Luther P. Mulllnax In the town of
Troy, this county, about three months
ago. At the time Long was acting as
special deputy for the town of Troy.
Self-defense was the plea urged by the
When buying a cough medicine for
children bear in mind that Chamber
Iain's Cough Remedy is most effectual
for colds, croup and whooping cough
and that it contains no harmful drug.
For sale by all dealers.
HUB EVANS IN DI CT El)
Charge of Accepting Rebates and for
Conspiracy to Receive Rebates Plac
ed Against Him in Richland Count)
H. H. Evans of Nowberry, former
chairman of the state dispensary
board of control, was indicted in the
Richland county court Friday on the
charge Of accepting rebates and for
conspiracy to receive rebates. A true
bill was returned and the case is ex
pected to come up for trial in the near
future, tl is hardly probable that the
( aso Will be called at the present term
of the Richland court of general ses
sions, as the "label" case is to bo tried.
In the indictment it charges that
II. II. Evans received $.~,u from M. A.
Goodman as a rebate, ami that he
conspired with Goodman lo receive
A young fellow about twenty, dwarf
Otl and yellow, took the treatment for
hookworm disease a row weeks ago
and now has ri ses in his cheeks for
the first time in years and finds a
keener joy in living than he has ever
known before. Bui unfortunately he
took the treatment too late for him
ever to reach normal size. He will
always be stunted In body. That is
Itseii' a tragedy and it seems some
how as If he ought to have a chance
now to start life without such a handi
cap. And yet he seized the first op
portunity that came to him, and his
tragedy is not so deep as that of af
fected children whose parents might
have them treated but are kept from
doing so through some foolish preju
dice. -The Progressive Farmer.
DANDRUFF AND ITCHING
SCALP YIELD TO
Why should you continue to exper
iment with salves, greasy lotions and
fancy hair dressings trying to rid your
scalp of germ life. They emit do it
because they cannot penetrate to tho
sent of the trouble and draw the germ
life to the surfac of the scalp and de
Why not try a PROVEN REMEDY?
One that will do this. We have a rem
edy that will rid the scalp of germ
life and in this way will cure DAN
DRUFF and ITCHING SCALP.
This remedy Is ZEMO, a clean, re
fined, penetrating scalp tonic that goes
right to the seat or the trouble and
drives the germ life to tho surface
and destroys it.
A champoo with ZEMO (ANTISEP
TIC) SOAP nnd one application of
ZEMO will entirely rid tho scalp of
dandruff nnd scurf. Do not hesitate,
but get a bottle of ZEMO today. It
acts on a new principle nnd will do
oxnetly what we claim for It.
Sold and endorsed in Laurens by the
Laurens Drug Co.
The highest prices for all kinds otj
furs will be paid by 8. Poliakoff, Lau
rens, S. C.
Minks from.85e to $7.25
Raccoons from.15c to $2.25
Skunks from .10c to $1.60
Opossums from .5c to 75o
Musk RaU from .6? to 55c
Fox from .? .26? to ftWM)
Otter from .$1.00 to $20.00
Beavers from .60c to $&60
Clvit Cats from.6c to 56c
Wild Cats from.10c to 76c
All prices will bo governed accord
ing to fur market
Next to Post Office Laurens, S. C.
Germs Spread in Skin
Eczema, Psoriasis and other skin
troubles aro causod by myriads of
germs at work In the skin. Unless
tlieso Rerms are promptly destroyed
they rapidly multiply, gnawing their
way deop Into the sensitive tissue.
This Is what causes that awful itch,
and what scorned a mere rash
may grow worse and dovelop Into a
loathsomo and torturing skin disease
VUh Its years of misery.
Don't take any chancos! Destroy the
germs at the beginning of the troublo
with that soothing and clennslng wash,
the D. D. I). Prescription for Eczema.
A 25c bottlo will prove this to you.
We have had experience with many
remedies for sktn trouble but have
never soen such remarkable cures an
those from D. D. D. Prescription. In
stant relief from the very first appli
Wo aro so confident that D. D. D.
will reach your case that it will cost
you nothing If tho very first full slr.o
bottlo fails to make good every claim.
If you have skin trouble of any
kind wo certainly advise you to drop
In and investigate tho merits of D. 1>.
D. anyway. Wo know that D, D. D.
will help you.
Laurens Drug: Company, Lauren*, S. C.
A BANK ACCOUNT
SEEMS to BE a MAG NET; i
when once Started i|
it draws more, i
Qu. imM Jkfd^rniahtAX
The money men "fool away" in one year
would start them on the road to true independ
ence. When one has once begun to travel this
road by banking his money he never turns back.
It's a comfortable feeling.
Make OUR Bank YOUR Bank.
We pay liberal interest consistent with safety.
L aurens, S. C.
N. B. Dial, President C. H. Roper, Cashier
NOTICE ABOUT HARNESS
Don't throw away your old Harness, Collars,
Bridls and Saddles, when they can be made to look
like new. E. P. McKinney, the Harness maker that
worked 5 years for Mosel// <V- Roland, will now oper
ate a shop in the tin building, first door above tho
Blakley Mortui. Remember, old harness made to look
new. New harness made to order. All work guaran
teed, neath/ and promptly done. Give me a trial.
E. P. McKlNNEY
My No. 122 Laurens St. Laurens, S. C.
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I Success has 3 Ingredients: f
I Think on These Things I
THE BANK3*? LAU r>ENS
LAURENS, S.C, ,
.Tno. W. Ferguson C. C. Featherstono
W. B. Knight
FEROUSON, FEATHERSTONE & KN10HT
Attorneys at Law
Laurens, S. C,
Prompt and careful attention given
to all business.
Office Over Palmetto Bank.
mi. CLIFTON JONES
Offlc* in Simmons Building
Phone: Office No. 86; Residence 219.
We hnvo unusual values on our JO
cont counter now and you should see
them, lots of nridR and ends that, were
20, 26 and 30 cents now at 10 cents.
8. M. & W. H. Wllkes & Co.
Dr. T. L. Timmerman
Laurens, S. C.
LEARN AUTOMOBILE BUSINESS.
Take a thirty days Practical coarse
in onr well equipped Machin? Shop*
and learn the Automobile business,
and accept good positions. CHAR
LOTTE AUTO SCHOOS. Charlotte, N.
Executors, Administrators, Trustees
and Guardians are reminded that tho
period for filing their annual returns
commences on the first day of Janu
ary every year.
O. O. Thompson,
Nov. 29, 1911.?tf. Judge of Probate.