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Palmetto Drug Company |
W. ft. WASHINGTON, Manager
IN CACM YOYVN and <!' tri sr torldoauYFexMhit tTsarnple Latest Model
"Hirnger" bicycle furnlMiedb us. Uurogentsi vorywheroar?making
Clone v* fOSC, IftHt far tullpatllialart end tltamltfir attntf, -'
no MONFY REQUIRED unit jon recelvo and npprovo of your
blcvcle. we ship tonnyoi .i.I ioU.8. u-uAfNi adtpoin
Iliadvanne,fr/?,iy/>?it7>i. ai.tl illow Tf A DA fS' FREE TRIAL during
whi.-h tuii'j you m:iy rl<l'< i |io blcyeli and put it to nny test you wish,
if yon ito then not perfect 1; . ..? I or d > not wish to keep Uio
blcycloship It hack to us at our c \ > n.vO ond yeu will not hi out ??? ??n<.
E?PY?.'iV PfttPFQ v.-?> fnrnl Ii l c hiebest grade bicycles It Is
I ?Wl C V> ? I 5 rniVbW pos-oiblo j , ,. llt. one small prollt above
actual factory cost. You - ivofclO l ? i?5 middlemen's proOte by buy
ing direct of ?snnd havo the manufacturer'sguarantee behind your
bicycle. DO NOT BUY u blcvclo or n i air of tiros from ?momat ??/
tritt until you receive our catalogues and learn our unheard of /a<u>r,
ttit't and Tintariabl* tftetal e/rrt to ridnr chants. ? .
YOU WILL BE ASTONISHED ffiLtrStf
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le?a money tlmnahv other fac'orr. v> o :\- Itl 111 I ? .01 fcl.O.. |.r..lit nu>> o factory co.L
DICVCUE dealuk3, you ?van t.eU our bloyclOS under youruwa nomopluluatdoublo our price*.
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second hand BICYCLES. Wo do not rcni'M-lr Imnd'n ?will hand lilcy'lc*. hut umiaity hare
? numlK>ron band Uk.-n >n tr.tdo I./our Chicago r l?|l?;>.*.?.-. \ -.oo *u a?t out promptly at prlooe
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A hundred thousand pairs sold la^t year.
riding, very durable nud lined Inside with
a special duality of rubber, which never be
comes porous nnd which closes un small
punctures without allowing the air to osoapo.
\Vo bavohundreds of letters from Ballsffod en.-aouiers
Ktatlng that their t lit** have on lv been pumped up pneo
ortwi?-o in n whole, season. They weigh no moreithan
nn ordinary tire, the punutun resUUng qualities being
given by Bovcral layers of thin, specially prepared
fabric on t ho tread. Tho rogular prlCO Of thesO tires
is $10 ?X) per pnlr, but roradvertSlng purposes we arn ,
making a special factory price to tho rldor ot only <l ?0 per pair. All orders shipped samo
day letter is received. Wo ship C ?' I> on approval. Von do not pay a cent until you
have examined and found them strictly as represented, >?????j?iillc??h
Wov.iiiBii..wftc?ahdiacouniof;M rtvnt (thereby man lag the prico44.M per pair) if you wnd full cash
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"on to wnd uit trt.,1 onler at once, bunt o ti.m ivinurLai,:.? t ir.- .iir.-r.
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Itonlyjoostsa pontal tolearnevwrytiiing. Write it NOW.
Wotico tho thick rubbortroad
and "D"also rim strip "M"
vo pravont rim cutting. Thl?
tiro will outlast any other
ffjSfc'tftSL ELASTIC and
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OHIO AGO, ILL.
REAL ESTATE! jjj
House and Lot, known as the T. H.
Nelson Place, on West Hampton St. A
pood lot and nice house with eight rooms.
Modern improvements. Fer quick sale
at a bargain.
100 acres land, known as Mrs. Dolly
Franks' place, 35 to 40 acres in cultiva
tion, balance in original forest, one good
tenant house, near Greenville and Lau
rens road, 4 miles from Laurens. A very
desirable piece of property. vSee us at
Nice house and lot on Martin Street
near South Harper Street.
List your property with us.
think v/e know values in City
Home Trust Co.
B- DIAL, C. H. ROPER,
President. Sec. & Treas
LAURENS, SOUTH CAROLINA
Piles! Piles! Piles!
Williams' Indian Pile Ointment will cure
TtKnri. Bleeding- and Itching Piles. It ab
sorbs the tumors, allays itching at once,
acts as a poultice, givct instant roller.
Williams' Indian Pile Ointment Is pre
pared for Piles and Itching of the private
parts. Druggists, mall 50c and $1.00.
WILLIAMS MFG. CO.. Propf., Cleveland. Ohio
LAI/BENS DBUtt vO.
k Laurents, 8. C
Dr. T. L. Timmerman
People's Bank Building
Laurens, S. C.
LAURENS COUNTY TRAVELER
WRITES FRON FLORIDA
By Jesse T. Crawford
Bartow, Fla., Jan. 16, 1912.
Editor The Advertiser:
Ab I sit at my window and gaze out
across the orange groves laden with
gulden fruit and putting on a new
growth, in preparation for the fragrant
blossoms that open in February, 1
wonder If old Laurens Is really wrap
ped In snow. Someone wrote me that
you had had a snow, and that Icicles
wore banging from the trees. I try
to imagine how everything looks up
there, but the banging Icicles are re
placed by huge Btredmers of Spanish
moss swaying gently in the light
breeze, and the warm sunshine of wln
I ter drives from my mind's eye the
threatening snow clouds and the keen,
Vet Florida is not all sunshine and
flowers, asfV/e often read. 1 have been
down here six weeks and think, that
it has rained at least half of the time:
something unusual the old settlers tell
me. As is probably known, Florida
has a wet season during July, August
nnc* September, then during the rest of
the year only occasional showers. But
as yet, the rains are holding on with
the tonacltv of a turtle; and the gen
oral question ia "When will they rpilt?"
Then too. an occasional freeze happens
here In Polk County, which is about
two hundred and twenty-live miles be
low Jacksonville. Only one light frost
has occurred so far. and part of the
vines were still growing In brother's
potato patch when he had them plow
ed up since Christmas. The old set
lers predict a very mild winter, but
I rather guess they are liable to get
fooled some fines. At any rate, the
orange growers are talkng no chances,
and are placing oil burners or piles
of wood at Intervals through their
groves and will bs ready to fire them
on short net Ice.
This Is my second visit to Florida.
My fust vh it^ lasted only a few days,
and this time I came for my health.
Consequently I have not seen as much
of the country as I would like to nor
am I very well acquainted with Jive
stock and farm conditions. 1 no
tice that boys corn clubs are being
organized, but I hear nothing of coun
try affairs or stock shows that are so
common In South Carolina, and that
have done so much to put our state in
the foremost ranks as an agricultural
state. One drawback to stock raising
In Florida is tick fever. I suppose
that something is being done by the
state to eradicate the ticks, but as
Florida has no fence laws, you can
see what a proposition the individual
stock raiser is up against. Though
with propar care I believe that stock
raising or dairying could be made a
profitable business. .\"o expensive
barns for wintering are necessary,
while an abundance of hay can be
made from the velvet bean and the
beggar weed. Then too dairy pro
ducts and dairy cows are such a fancy
price Putter sells at forty-five cents
pro- pound while the average dairy
cow is never sold for less than one
The Irrigated truck farm is one of
the ; . t Interesting things that I
have yet seen. 1 refer to the overhead
irrigation which Is unheard of in our
part of the county. The system is
simple but expensive. It costs on an
average of three hundred dollars per
acre to install the plant, but after
once placed, 1 don't see why it should
not last indefinitely. Briefly speak
ing, the system consist.-; of an artesian
well, a gas engine, and a pump to
which is connected the pipes that dis
tribute the water over the field. The
main pipe, which is from four to ten
I Inches In diameter, extends the whole
length of the field Then }.t intervals
Of about thirty feet smaller pipes rad
iate nt right angles from the main
pipe and extend across the field. The
latter pipes have small holes every few
Inches which allow the water to es
cape in a fine spray. Jt the piping Is
placed on posts about ten feet high
there Is ample room underneath to cul
tivate the crop and at the same time
be assured of a bountiful supply of
The farmers sav that the problem
now isnot how to mako tho vegetables,
but how to sell them. Last year the
market was so overcrowded with cab
bage that many of the farmers sold
only a car or two from their whole
farm. To prevent such a state of af
fairs again some of tho wide-awake
truckers are contemplating putting in
canning factories and In this way use
up nil vegetables that are not shipped.
Cabbage, lettuce and strawberries are
the principal crops growing now. Some
aro just planting out their cabbage,
while others have the bcglning to
head. How does soventy-flvo cents
a quart for strawberries strike you?
That is what they aro soiling for now.
From what I have seen of Florida
so far I think that I may safely say
(hat it Is a land of great opportunities
for the man who is willing to work.
Understand, the work Is not as hard
as It is on the farms of our country,
but at the samo time it is work. And
Florida Is growing. Not'only do thous
ands of tourists turn their money
loose here, but people are moving in
from all parts of the United States
and clearing up the swamps and pine
woods. . Truck farms are absorbing
the cypi'OJS and palmetto swamps, and
the orange groves nre fast taking the
place of the huge lone lotff pines.
Polk County Is the homo of the peb
ble phosphate that is used so exten-,
slvely in the manufacture of fertili
zers. In my next letter 1 will tell
something about the great beds of
rock that were deposited ae,es ago and
that are now furnishing employment
for thousai (is of people,
.lesse T. Crawford,
Bartow, Flo., -Ian. 1"., 1912.
HOW TO CUKE RHEUMATISM.
It Is an Internal Disease and Requires
an Internal Remedy.
The cause of Rhe matlsm and kin
dred diseases is an excess of uric
aeld in the blood. To euro this terri
ble disease this acid must be expelled
and tho system so regulated that no ;
more acid will formed in exces
sive quantities. Rheumatism is an In
ternal disease and requires an Inter
nal . medy. Rubing with Oils and
Liniment will not cure, affords only,
temporary relief at best, causes you to
delay the proper treatment, allows the
malady to get a firmer hold on you.
Liniments may ease the pain, but they
will no more cure Rheumatism that
paint will change the fibre of rotten
Science has at last discovered a
perfect and complete cure, which Is
called "Rheumaclde." Tested in hun
dreds of cases. It has effected the most
marvelous cures: we believe It will
cure you. Hheumacide "gets at the
joints from the inside." sweeps the
poisons out of the system, tones up the
stomach, regulates the liver and kid
neys and makes you well all over.
Rheumaclde "strikes the root of the
disease nnd removes its cause." This
splendid remedy is sold by druggists
a..J dealers generally at 50c and $1
a bottle. In t .biet ' rin at 25 and 50o
a package. Get a b ttle today. Rook
let free If you write to Robbitt Chem
ical Co,. Baltimore. Mr. Trial bot?u
tablets 23c by mail.
For sale by the Laurens Drug Co.
The Pension Commissioner or a rep
resentative of the County Pension
Hoard wnl be in the county auditor's
office each Saturday in the month of
aJnuary ensuing with proper blanks
for the purpose of receiving new ap
plications and properly idling same,
and giving transfers to other counties.
Township representatives are re
quested to furnish the County Pension
Hoard 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
Laurens Township, ('apt. o.lhn M.
' Sullivan Township, Capt. W. D. Sul
SouRletOWn Township, Capt. W. A.
Youngs Township, Capt, W. P. Cok
Hunter Township, R. Pres Adnlr.
Jacks Township, \V. H. MeCrnry.
Waterloo Township, P. H. Madden.
Cross Mill Township, J. P. EleldgO.
Dials Township, Robert Stoddard.
It Is hoped wo will have a report
from each township representative,
either In person or by letter. The
County Pension Hoard will meet the
first Monday in February, 1012.
W. P. COKBR, Chairman,
County Pension Hoard.
Jan. 8, 1012.
$100 .toward, *100.
The readers of this paper will be
pleased to learn that there Is at loast
one dreaded disease that sclenco has
been able to cure, in nil Its atages,
and that Is catarrh. Hall's Catarrh
Cure Is the only positive cure now
known to the medical fraternity. Ca
tarrh being a constitutional disease,
requires a constitutional treatment.
Hall's Catarrh Cure Is taken intern
ally, acting directly upon the blood
and mucous surfaces of the system,
thereby destroying the foundation of
the disease, and giving the patient
strength by building up the constitu
tion and assisting nnturo in doing its
work. The proprietors have so much
faith in Rs curative powers that they
offer One Hundred Dollars for any
case that it falls to cure. Send for
list of testimonials.
Address: F. J. Cheney ft Co., Toledo,
Sold by druggists, 75c.
Take Hall's Family Pills for consti
We have on display a very attrac
tive lino of rugs and Art Squares, they
ore sure to please you in both price
S. M. & E. H. Wllkes ft Co.
A Fire Fighter's Astounding Story
OF THE UNPARALLELED MERITS OF ?? jJ^OODINE **
HARRY A. GLAZIER
ENGINE! WHICH MR. GlaAZISR RONS.
Signs of Danger.
nocknche, dizziness nn<l headache, "?pecks
ti'-fore the eves," irregular heart action nnci
Jlvcr troubie. The severity of the early
nvmptmu* depending ?not? the amount of
P is.ms which the kiducys have allowed to
rcuiuiu iu the system.
Aohlog Pain Over Hips, Bnokeohe, Sed
iment or Doposlt in Urine, in it.it ion of the
Bladder. Pain in Urinating, Rboumatlam
(urlo aold in blood). Sudden Stopsago ot
Urlno, Higbly Colored or Milky White.
Urine, Paaa Blood or Muoub In Urine, Re
tention ot Urlnt>, Straining Atter Urinating,
ThloVt or SuigglBU Uilne. Stono In tbe
Bladder, Cyattiu (Inflammation ot Blad
der), Oatarrb ot Bladder or Bowels, Pulf
Inoas Under Byoa, Votaoloua Appetite,
?hlrat, Oall Stone, Oravol. Pain in Urotba,
Swollen AnKlea, Dimmed VlBlon. Spooka
Before tbe Byea, Soanty Urine. Fieqnent
Calls. Mouth Dry, BllliouBnona. Dribbling,
tinmbago, WeaKaoss, Iiosa of Fleob, Irreg
ular Heart Action. Uloerutlon of tho Blnd
dar. Skin Pale, Waxy und. Dry, Bad Odor
SIMPLE TUST FOR KIDNEY DISEASE.
Fill a bottle with urine; let it stand for
twelve hours ; if there la n sediment or cloud
iness of any kind you have kidney or bladder
tt miMc, und you should commence inking
Ul iodine to day. IXmt wait uutil the disease
Is too far advanced.
Bloodine cr, its 50c a bottle for the usual % i.ooelie.
Mail orders filled. Large sample hottle by mail 10c.
A Prominent Fireman ot
Maiden, Mass.. writes
I.nst winter I
Severe cold and
ou mv Kidneys, causing
the moat excruciating
pain almost every lime I
attempted to move ; I h;.d
tried evreything imngiu
shle to get relief, with no
success, until I was ad
Bloodlue." _ which to my great
it settled . -|
vised to try
surprise, gave me relief almost from the first
dost-, nud before I had taken one bottle I waa
completely cured. " Bloodlne ?' Is a wonderful,'
vitalizing toulc. If the blood Is Impure, com.
piet'on bad, appetite lost, strength gone, and
the whole system Is upset by an accumulation'
of humors, It is lime to try '? Bloodlne" today.,
Bloodlne Cured Hemorrhage of the Kidneys.
Marsiifibld, Vt., Sept. s, 1904.
Tun rtuwDiNsCo., Boston, Mats.
Gentlemen:?I received one of your books,yes
terday. 1 have been a great sufferer for thirty-llirea
weeks, passing bloody water, have been to the hos
pltal, have had four different doctors. They tailed
it most everything, and I got no better. Please send
me a sample bottle of your Bloodlne for which 1 en
close ten cents in stamps to pay for same. If It will
do me any rood I will take it the rest of my life.
Sbjued, MRS. OC1AVIA E. CARPENTER.
Marsiifibld, Vt., Sept 14, 1904.
Tun Broonmrt Co., Iloston, Mas*.
Uentlcmcn : ? I received your trial bottle of Blood
lne. That was not enough to do rmirh for me, for I
.-in very had ami weak, passing quite a lot of blood.
Now, if you think that Bloodine will help me, yoa
may send me one dollar's worth. I think by the
time 1 take that I ran tell if it will do me any good.
Sigucd, MRS. OCTAV1A E. CARPENTER.
MARSHFiai.n, Vt., Oct. ai, 1904.
TllB Bloodinb Co , Boston, Mass.
DearHirs:?Please send me six bottles of Blood
lne. It lias done me a world of Rood; it has stopped
the hemorrhages; and I am feeling mach better.
Signed, MRS. OCTAVIA E. CARPENTER.
We will forfeit $1,000 if the originals of the abovl
letters, provins; genuineness, cannot bs produced.
Chronic Constipation, Sick Headache and Bil
liousness. 2B OT8. A BOX.
Laurens Drug Co., Laurens, S. C.
(HAILESTOX & WESTERN CAROLINA RAILWAY.
Change In Schedules, effective 12:01 a. m. Sunday, Nov. 2d, 1911.
llatn Line?Spartanburg Division?Spartanburg-Aiigusta.
N. n.?The following schedule figures are published only a
ami not guaranteed.
1:20 p ax
0:40 r? ?1
7:15 a ni
12: 10 |> m
Lv August Ar
Ar Spartanburg Lv
10 p m
6:50 a m
?55 52 Station
8:10 p 111 2:35 p in Lv Laurens Ar
S:.28 2:r>4 Barksdale
8:34 3:01 Clray Court
8:38 3:Q5 Owlngs
f:50 3:17 Fountain Inn
*-:0i 3:30 Siiupsonvllle
9:12 3:42 Mauldin
9:30 p 111 4:00 p m Ar Qreenvllle Lv
*?54 and 55 are dally except Sunday.
ERNEST WILLIAMS, Q. P. A., A. W
s:20 a m
7:00 a m
10:25 p in
5:02 p in
1:45 p m
12:20 p 111
Over-Sea Railroad Celebration
KEY WEST, FLORIDA
Jan. .?0th 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 F. E. Ca, 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.