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J. E. MINTER & BROTHER'S
BIG PIERCING ARROW SALE
Do You Want to Cut Down the Cost of Your Living Expense? Do You Want to Hake lOcts Cotton Buy as Much as
15cts Cotton Would Ordinarily.
WATCH FOB SPECIAL
DAILY BARGAIN TABLES
FOR EACH DAY IN THE
WEEK WITH SOME VERY
WINDOWS WITH TRIC
ES GOING DOWN DAILY
AND WITH PRICES GO
ING DOWN EVERY HOUR
To-day the Dollar must buy its Fullest Value and nowhere in South Caro
lina will your dollar buy more than it will at this store. The following an
nouncement should bring sunshine to the people for it's the Grandest Opportu
nity that ever came to any community.
The Mercantile Event of the New Year.
That will stir the whole community, the Glad Tidings will Ring Far and
Wide, the people will rejoice. Tis truly wonderful, make a note of it right
now. To miss one single day of this great sale may mean a big loss to you.
Piercing Arrows means wonderful sharing of profits with the people.
Beginning Saturday, Mar. 9th,
8 a. m.
EVERY DAY DURING
OUR GREAT PIERCING
ARROW SALE. WE'LL
KEEP THINGS MOVING
LIVELY FOR THE EN
TIRE 10 DAYS.
READ EVERY WORD.
ITS GOOD NEWS FROM
A GOOD STORE THAT
SELLS GOOD MERCHAN
DISK AT PRICES A
GOOD DEAL LESS THAN
Ono lot ladles waists
worth up to $1.50 at..98c
One lot ladies waists
$3.50 and $4.00 values
Best yard wide Taffeta
Beautiful Satin Messa
llnes at yd.79c
One lot regular $1.00
shirts, broken sizes, spe
Men's 10c socks . . . . 7o
Ladies' gauze lisle hose
Ladies 50c hose . . . .39c
Ladies $1.50 silk hose,
black and colors .. ..89c
Me n's 25c socks .... 10c
Men's $."?.00 Stetson bats
Mon's $1.00 Stetson bats
Men's $3.00 Smile Hats
Men's heavy cotton
STATEMENT BY E. P. MINTER.
The announcement of this sale com
ing just at this time will doubtless
cause many people to wonder why we
are doing it. It is a most unusual
move on our part coming just as it
does when wo are about ready to op
en the now Spring Season, but in a
mercantile business the same as in
other lines of business, there are al
ways conditions arising that makes
"things out of the ordinary" neces
sary. 1 can assure you that in an
nouncing this sale at thta time of the
year we have not done so without be
lieving that it will result in groat
benefits, not only to J. E. Minter &
Uro., but also to the people who take
advantage of this sale.
As is generally known I am inter
ested in the Southern Land <t Devel
opment Company, a company that is
developing one of the richest sections
of the South?at McBee, S. C?this
work Is taking the most of my time
and I llnd that the work at the store
that 1 am supposed to look after must
go neglected?we have decided to re
duce the steck preparatory to furth
er changes, just what they are wo are
not prepared to say at this time?
we want by the first of April to re
duce this stock as much ns possible?
by this we do not mean the winter
goods alone?of course we shall be
glad to sell as many winter goods as
possible, but in this Piercing Arrow
Sale, we shall include the entire
stock?absolutely nothing reser\ed. I
do not recall a time when an oppor
tunity of this kind should be as wel
come as the present?money matters
are not what they have been in the
past?the cotton market needs no com
ment from me?in ns far as it is
possible it will be our aim to offset
both the low price of cotton and oth
er conditions that have kept people
from buying as liberal ns usual, in the
unusually low prices that we will
make during these 19 days. Without
question it is going to mean more to
you than anything ever attempted in
a business way since this store opened
for business and we urge you all to get
your share of this good fortune. I
want to take this opportunity to thank
you one and all for your liberal pa
tronage and the confidence that you
have shown in this store in the past
and trust that in the future we may
continue to hold this confidence. This
announcement conies to you all ns a
personal invitation to come to this
snle. come whether you want to buy
or not, in either case you will receive
a hearty welcome.
Respect full v yours.
E, P. MINTER.
A CLOTHING SVLE THAT SHOULD
There'll bo clothing values here that
will Interest every man who conies
-nothing thnt we could say would
mean as much to you ns the follow
ing prices and when you hnve come,
and seen the goods you will then real
ize why this Is a great opportunity.
Lot 1. An assortment of suits sold
at $20.00. $22.50 and $25.00. These arc
suits picked from the entire stock?
i^ot 2. An assortment of suits sold
at $10.00, $12.50 nnd $15.00. They nre
not the latest styles but at the price
we quote they aro dandy good valuo;?
?come look them over and take your
Ix)t 3. Your choice of our regular
$1C50, $17.50 nnd $18.50 suits $11.00
Ixit 4. Your choice of our regular
Lot 5. Your choice of our regular
Lot 6. Your choice of our regular
$10.00 suits at.$?.90
RIG DOINGS AT THE GREAT PIERCING ARROW SALE.
Below we submit 10 valuable coupons and we are certain that
you will appreciate the values. Coupons are good only on date
indicated on each coupon. Cut them out and keep them?one each
day from March 9th to March 20th.
SATURDAY COUPON, MARCH 9TH?This coupon and only 25c
will entitle you to 10 yards best calico.
MONDAY COUPON, MARCH 11th?This coupon and only 25c will
entitle you to 10 spools of best thread.
TUESDAY COUPON, MARCH 12th?This coupon and only 35c will
entitle you to 10 yards of regular 8c Gingham.
WEDNESDAY COUPON. MARCH 13th?This coupon and only 50c
will entitle you to a man's $1.25 hat.
THURSDAY COUPON, MARCH 1 1th?This coupon and only 50c
will entitle you to a man's Lion Brand $1.25 shirt.
FRIDAY COUPON. MARCH 15th?This coupon and only ?1.00
will entitle you to a pair of men's $2.00 pants.
SATURDAY COUPON, MARCH 16th?This coupon and only 10c
will entitle you to a ladies' 50c Knit Muffler.
MONDAY COUPON, MARCH 18th?This coupon and only $1.25 will
entitle you to a pair of $2.50 shoes.
TUESDAY COUPON, MARCH 19th?This coupon is good for $2.00
when applied on the purchase of a $12.50 man's or ladies' suit.
WEDNESDAY COUPON. MARCH 20th?This coupon Is good for
$2.50 when applied on the purchase of a $15.00 Man's or Ladles'
BOYS' KNEE PANTS SUIT SALE.
The prices will talk for themselves
Lot 1. Boys* $2.50 and $3.00 suits, choice.$1.89
Lot 2. Boys' $3.50 and $4.00 suits, choice.$2.89
Boys' Knee Pants, only three prices.80e, 59c and 89(
MEN'S ODD TROUSERS.
Lot 1. Men's $2.50 and $'5.00 pants, odd lots, choice .. ..$1.89
Men's regular $1.50 pants.$1.19
Men's $3.50 nnd $1.00 pants.$2.98
Men's $5.00 pants.?3.19
PRESENTS FROM THE CLOUDS.
Promptly at noon on the opening day of the sale Saturday March
Oth we will drop from the top of o- r building 50 tiny rubber bal
loons. To each one will be tied a tag and many of these tags will
cnll for a present. This is free to all- come and see the fun
catch a balloon and get a lucky tag.
HOI If AND MINUTE SALES FOR
SATURDAY, .MARCH 9, AND
MONDAY, MARCH 11.
Y'-pso sales will positively open nnd
close on the minute. Please have cor
rect change as wo cannot stop to make
9 to 9:30 a. m. we will sell 10 yards
\ndroscoggin Bleaching for 49c (Ten
10 to 10::i0 a. m. we Will sell ladies
regular 5c handkerchiefs at 1c (Two
to a customer)
11 to 11:3( a. m. we will sell Chil
dren's 10c hose for 5c (Two pair to
1:30 to 2 p. m. we will sell regular 5c
lace at 2c per yard (Ten yards limit)
2:30 to 3 p. m. we will sell 10 yards
regular So Sea Island for 19c (Ten
3:30 to 4:30 p. m. wo will refund
$1.00 on the price of every man s suit
sold in this hour. This means $1.00
less than sale price.
4:30 to 5 p. m. we will sell the fa
mous 10c "Air Float" talcum powder
at 5c per can. (Limit two cans)
uomcmher These Stiles For Roth Sat
urday and Monday.
THE GREAT PIERCING ARROW SACK SALE.
The first one to occur on the opening day. Others to be an
nouncod later. Sacks full of merchandise to sell at 25c and 50
In each sack there will be merchandise worth two to three time,
this price. It will be a great sale. Buy a sack?open it?if you
are not delighted?tell us?you can have your money back.
THE BIG BASEMENT "SUBWAY,"
A unique feature of the Piercing Arrow salo ? a place where
thero will be nothing allowed but "BARGAINS"?some of the
most wonderful values you ever bought?this department will be
completely overhauled for tho sale and merchandise moved to
this "SUBWAY" will be put thero for quick selling and tho prices
will bo rnado to move it quick. No person who comes to the store
should loavo without a visit to the "SUBWAY". You are sure to
llnd something that you want.
10 YADS OF CALltO OR 10 SPOOLS OF THREAD FOR 10c.
With every cash purchase of $10.00 or over wo will sell you 10
yards <>* best calico for 10c or If you prefer 10 spools of thread
for 10c. This Is good j>n any purchase made anywhere in tho store
for tho entire 19 days. You must get tho thread or calico at the
time you make the purchase amounting to $10.00 or over.
ENTIRE MILLINERY STOCK TO BE CLOSED OUT.
We will make some unusual sacrifices to do this?wo ennnot
attempt to quote prices as many of tho things will be sold before
tho salo Is more than started?we can only say COME and see
THINGS THAT SHOULD INTEREST
5,000 yards Via Laces very unusual
values at per yard.3c
Big lots laces actual values to 15c
at per yard.7c
1 lot men's Hats values to $2.00
1 lot men's hats values to $3.00
1 lot full dress patterns regular price
1 lot regular 75c lace curtains
75 curtains all kinds values to $1.25
1 lot extra fine lace curtains $3.50
Extra special values in Muslin Un
derwear, gowns, petticoats, drawers,
corset covers. Prices from 19c up
These are unusual values.
DRY GOODS SALE.
Many splendid opportunities in this
department that will interest all
economical women. We only quote
prices on Dress Goods, but the sale
Includes all Silks, Linens and Domes
AJI our $1.00 Dress floods at 79c
All out R?C Dress Goods at yd 64?
All our 75c Dress Goods at yd 58c
All our MlC Dress Goods at yd 39c
One table odds and ends showing
value;', to 76c a yard to closo out
at per yard.39c
JUST 1? LADIES COAT SUITS IN
We are not going to keep them long
?divided Into two lots?If your bIzc
Is here you'll buy a Coat Suit cheap
er tha you ever owned one.
Lot L Suits that sold at $18.50,
$20.00 and $25.00 choice.$9.99
Lot 2. Suits that sold at $10.00,
$12.50, $15.00 and $18.00 choice. .$7.49
Ladles' $3.00 and $::.50
Ladies $2.2:. and $2.50
Children's $1.00 & $1.25
Men's heavy wool sweat
Men's $1.00 Lion brand
Men's 2 >< heavy sus
Men's 50c elastic'seam
1 lot black Mercerized
Ladies' $1.50 mercerized
Ladies' $5.00 black silk
1 lot full size bed
Ladles linen handker
MARCH 9TII AND FuR 19 DAYS.
MARK THIS?don't let anything
keep you from being here the open
ing day?then come as many other
days as you can?no one day better
than another?they will all he good
days?no matter what day yon come or
what time of the day yon come there
will be something for you.
J. E. MINTER & BROTHER
LAURENS, SOUTH CAROLINA