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OOL BOOK OFFE
Discontinued After Saturday, Mar. 2d, 1912
It had been our in ention to discontinue the offer on Saturday, February 24th, but some misunderstanding of our plans
seemed evident so we made the change.
HOW TEACHERS SHOULD PROCEED
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We would advise that all subscriptions be mailed in as soon as convenient. The subscriptions must be mailed so as to
be post marked on or before Saturday, March 2d. This gives plenty of time to see everybody. Hail the last subscription
Saturday afternoon, Haren 2d. Any Teacher desiring a mailing list of those in his or her neighborhood will be provided
with it from this office. Write for one right away.
The selection of Books must be made on or before Saturday, March 9th.
THE OFF Kit.
This set will only be Riven as a whole. No
parts of it are to be given. This set for 50
new subscriptions or Mi old ones or a pro lata
number of each. The following books compose
Alice in Wonderland and Through the Look
Anderson's* Fairy Tales,
Qrimm'o Fairy Tales.
Mother Goose Complete,
Swiss Family Robinson,
Tom Brown's School Days,
Uncle Tom's Cabin.
Popular Two Volume Sets.
Descent of Man.
Origin of Species.
English Men of Letters, Vols. I & II.
Conquest of Peru, Vol. I & II.
Count of Monte Crlsto, Vols. I & II.
Idlo Thoughts of an Idle Fellow.
Three Men In a Boat.
Autocrat of the Breakfast Table
Professor at the Breakfast Table.
Data of Ethics
Emerson's Essays Vols. I & II.
French Revolution, Vols. I & II.
Los Miserables, Vols. I & 11.
Lincoln and His Life and Time, Vols. I & II.
Napoleon and His Marshals, Vols. I & II.
Washington and His Generals, Vols. I & II.
Tom Brown and Oxford
Tom Brown's School Days.
Each set of two books boxed will bo given
for 4 new subscribers to The Advertiser or for
5 old subscriptions paid in advance.
Plutarch's lives of great and Illustrious
Romans and Groeks have proved the Inspira
tion of a largo number of groat men of later
years. Complete in three volumes, each set in
a box and strongly bound in cloth. Value $2.25.
Bring to this office nine new subscribers
or twolvo old subscribers paid up in advance
to The Advertiser and the set is yours. Nothing
easier could be imagined than getting this lit
tle set of books.
Half Leather Edition of Standard Authors
One hundred and five volumes of this
beautiful edition. Every hook selected on ac
count of its peculiar adaptability to the pses
of boys and girls. Clear type, good paper and
excellent printing. Bound in line library style,
half leather, gilt top, boxed. Price per volume
at stores $1.00.
Some of the Rooks.
Anderson'B Fairy Tales,
Browings' (Both) Poetical Works,
Count of Monte Cristo,
, Emerson's Essays,
in His Steps,
Napoleon and his Marshalls,
Vicar of Wakefleld,
Whltticr's Poetical Works,
Age of Fable.
Autocrat of the Breakfast-Table.
Bride of Lammermoor.
Burns' Poetical Works.
Byron's Poetical Works.
California and Oregon Trail.
' Gary. Alice and Phoebe, Poetical Works.
Child's History of England.
Conduct of Life.
Confessions of an English Opium-Enter.
Conquest of Peru.
Data of Ethics.
Descent of Men.
Dombcy and Son.
Fair Maid of Perth.
Grimm's Fairy Tales.
Hunchbacl of Notre Dame.
Ischael; or, In the Depths.
Ken il worth.
Koran of Mohammed.
Last Days of Pomeil.
Last of the Mohicans.
Longfellow's Poetical Works.
Mill on the Floss.
Minister's Wooing. The.
Mosses from an Old Manse.
Old Curiosity Shop.
Origin of Species.
Other Worlds than Ours.
Poo's Prose Tales.
Prince of the House of David.
Professor at the Breakfast-Table.
Prue and I.
Soldiers Three and Plain Tales from the Hills
Swiss Family Robinson.
Talc of Two Cities.
Tales from Shakespeare.
Tom Brown at Oxford.
Tom Brown's School Days.
Uncle Tom's Cabin.
Under Two Flags
"ashington and His Generals.
eek on the Concord and Merrimao Rivers.
Wide, With- World.
This selection is such a largo one that we
will make special inducements on any part
of thorn. For those who do not get up the re
quired number, we will deliver thorn singly
on a basis of five old subscribers or four new
ones, or for 75 cents in cash and ten coupons
taken from this paper. But holow is the offer
we wi?li to stress.
This beautiful edition of well selected
books for 500 old subscribers or 400 new sub
5-( rlbers or pro rata number of each.
Do not forget the Gollancz Edition of Shakespeare, which' is offered
for 25 New Subscribers or for 30 Old Ones This is a set of Books that
the Teachers and Children should have as references at all times.
Alger and Henty Sets.
Strive and Succeed Series.
Sink or Swim.
Strong and Steady.
Strive and Succeed.
Adrift in New York.
Brave and Hold Series.
Brave end Bold,
.lack s Ward.
Shifting for Himself.
Wall and Hope.
New World Scries.
In a New World.
Driven from Home.
Start in Life Scries.
Tom, the Bootblack.
Slow and Sure Scries.
Slow and Sure.
Paul, the Peddler.
Phil, the Fiddler.
Julius, the Street Boy.
Do and Dare Series.
Do and Dare.
Making His Way Series.
Making His Way.
Facing the World.
Jed, the Poor House Boy.
Hound to Rise Series.
Bound ' to Rise,
Try and Trust.
R! en from the Ranks.
Hi hert Carter's Legacy.
Helping Himself Series.
Brie Train Boy.
Rough and ady Series.
Tony. ; h<> Ti n ? ? i
Bravest of the 11 rave Series.
Bravest of th< Bravo, The.
By Pike and Dyke.
By Right of Conquest.
By Sheer Pluck.
True to the Old Flair Series.
Captain Rnyloy's Heir.
True to the Old Flag.
With Lee In Virginia.
With Wolfe in Canada.
These books will either he given away in
single sets or In a whole set. For six new
subscribers to The Advertiser or eight old
subscriptions renewed we will give any of th<
single sets. Or for 70 new subscribers lo The
Advertiser of for 90 old subscribers, we will
give the entire set. or for a pro rata number
just one prize:
To put some zest and enthusiasm into this campaign, we are going to offer just one prize. It is going to be a beautiful heavy crushed leather bound
volume of the poems of one of the world's famous poets. This book is going to be g;ven to the first, school library or individual that brings in the largest
amount of subscription money. It will be thus seen that the prize winner will be tl one who does the most consistent work. The poet is to be selected
by the winner of the prize.
While this offer is made to appeal more directly to school teachers, any public library, private individual who is ambitious for books, any Sunday School
or any other organization is at liberty to take advantage of it.
As we do not intend ordering out a large quantity of the books at once, the winners of the prizes will be able to make their selection from this office
and have the books ordered as wanted. Do not delay but start out at once.
Where Desired, We will be Glad to Substitute In any of the Above Offers
The Laurens Advertiser
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TEACHERS! Do not be content without a
Laurens, South Carolina
The Bible Study Questions arc alone worth Ibe
?ubscrip?of! price. Urge It.