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WHY-BE A- MOT
Buy A Home With Rent Money!
The average renter pays for his place every eight years
but the laud lord still owns it. Why Pay Rent?
YOU PAY AS RENT
?&- .178 Acres near Mt. Olivo Clinch. Cheap and on easy terms.
Onc-liulf interest in one of the finest lime quarries in the South.
Four miles of Ware Shoals, ( heap on easy terms.
At $120.00 per year in 10 years. . $1,581.68
At $120.00 per year in 25 years. $6,683.72
At $240.00 per year in 10 years.... . $3,163.36
At $240.00 per year in 26 years. 13,167.43
We will cut any of the following into such size tracts
as you desire. We buy at wholesale and retail land out
to suit the small buyer :
Splondid farm and ginnery at KUotn, containing 10o acres, and
good dwelling, outhouses, etc., 20-horsoengine and 10-horse boiler, two (JO
saw gin, all In good shape on easy terms or all cash.
About 100 Acres near Watts Mill, known as the Badgetl Land.
552 Acres located near Reedy River Power Company, on Reedy
River, nnd known as tho Dorroh Place. Price, $12.00 to $20.00, per
acre, depending on number of acres and location.
200 acres tbreo miles east of Laurens. High state cultivation.
23 acres at Anil's cross roads, choap for quick salo.
19 acres near Watts Mills, all improved, for $1,500, half cash.
165 acres, a part of J. N. Clardy tract, $8.00 per acre. Got the bar
Several houses and lots near Watts Mill.
93 acres near Ora, level and good improved land, $50 per acre.
400 acres near Stomp Springs, $11.50 per acre.
Wo also have for salo alwutt Twenty-two Acres of land within the
corporate limits of tho City of Laurens, known ns Grays Hill, which
wo will soli In small building lots, at reasonable pricos. A good many
of these lots havo cottages on thorn.
Remember that we cut off any number of acres de
sired by purchaser and give any reasonable time in which
to pay. We want to make it possible for every white
farmer in Laurens County to own his home.
Laurens Trust Company
R. A. COOPER, President. C. W. Tunk, Sec. & Treas.
Anderson & Ulnkclcy, Ma lingers Real Estate Sales.
EARL C. OWENS
Gray Court, S. C.
All calls promptly answered anywhere in this
and adjoining counties. The spendid schedule en
ables me to reach you promptly. Long Distance
Phone No. 47
> W C WIT C
G. WILSON & CO.
Have opened this week a full
line of Dress Goods for Spring
wear consisting in part of yard
wide Hessaline Silks, solid and
Fancy Wash Silks, Poplins in
a full range of colors, new Dress
Ginghams and Skirting Percales
White Mercerized Waistings,
Dimities and Crespette.
New Laces, Ribbons and Embroideries,
Dutch Collars, Jabots. Everything
New in Neckwear at
W. Q. Wilson & Co.
GRAND JURY PRESENTMENT.
Grand Jury Appoints Commltees Pro
pnrator to (Jetting Down to Kogu
State of South Carolina, /
County of Laurens.
Court of General Sessions.
Final Presentment of the Grand
Jury for Laurens County, S. C, at the
March, 1012, term of the Court of
To the lion. T. S. Sense, Presiding
The Grand Jury for Laurens County
muk?s this its final presentment for
this term of the Court.
We have passed on all hills hand
ed us by the solicitor, and he informs
us that he has no further bills, for
our cdnsidcration at the present term.
' The County hoard of Commission
ers have filed with us its report for
the past fiscal year as rcouired by
law, and tho matters therein contain
ed will be examined by tne Grand
Jury through its committee's report
Wo have endeavored to give care
ful consideration to tho charge de
livered us by your Honor and the mat
ters therein referred to will receive
attention from time to time during
our term of service both by our com
mittees and the individual members
of the jury.
It gives us pleasure to report that
the comforts and accommodations of
the new Court House now in process
of completion have been placed at the
disposal of the court for its use by
the contractor in charge <>l" tho build
ing, for which accommodation he de
serves the thanks of overy person in
attendance at the term. The arrange
ment of the building is most conve
nient, and when it is completed in
accordance with the plans and speci
fications it will he a building in which
every citizen of the county may take
just pride and will he a monument
to our efficient supervlslor and his
board of commissioners.
We have appointed the following
committees who will take cognizance
of all matters proper to he considered
by them and report tho same to the
grand jury as a body at its regular
Committee on public buildings in
cluding the poor house?I). 10. Todd.
H. M. Blnkoly, J. C. Owings.
Committee to examine books and
bonds of public officers, with power
to employ expert accountants?Marion
Moore, J. H. Cunningham, T. R. Simp
Committee on roads, bridges and
streams?J. A. Taylor, W. A. Poole,
H. E. Boyd.
Committee on public schools and
school buildings?J. 1). Woods, .1. ('.
Heeks. W. R. Crisp.
The foreman of the grand jury has
been appointed chairman of each of
Wo of course have not at yet had
time to investigate any of the general
affairs of the county, but this will be
done before our time of service ex
In conclusion we desire to thank
most earnestly your Honor, and all
the court officials for courtesies ex
All of which is respectfully sub
Jo!:li A. Franks,
To Mothers lnd? Others.
You can use Bucklen's Arnica Salve
to cure- children of eczema, rashes,
tetter, dialings, scaly and crusted hu
mors, as well as their accidental in
juries,?cuts, burns, bruises, etc., with
perfect safety. Nothing else heals so
quickly. For boils, ulcers, old, run
ning or fever sores or piles it has no
oqunl. 25 cents at Laurens Drug Co.
and Palmetto Drug Co.
Cooking by the Time Table.
One of the many interesting and val
uable l^lnts for the housewife ^contain
ed in the RAGLE-THISTLE cook book
recently published by the Mathieson :
Alkali Works, of Saltvlllo, Va.. is a
time table for cooking. Tills dainty
little, booklet also contains a num
bor of choice recipes and carefully '
prepared tables showing the relative \
nutritiveness of foods and Other un
usual and useful information.
The EAGLE-THISTLE cook book
Is free and you can secure a copy by
sending your name and address to
tho Mathieson Alkali Works, Saltville.
Va. If you will also send 58 cents,
money order or stamps and the tops
from six packages of Eagle-Thistle so
da they will send you an elegant set
of six Rogers sterling silver plated tea
Few people know that The Mathie
son Alkali Work is the largest factory
of Its kind In the world and that its
annual output Is twice as great as
that of any other soda manufacturer
whose product Is sold In sealed pack
Eagle-Thistle Soda is absolutely
pure and It will be found that you
can sieure better results when you
use one fourth less than you do with
other brands. This fact, combined
with the firm's generous teaspoon Offer
will tremendously increase their trade
In the South. Write them today and
securn your cook book and set of
NEWS FROM JONES. ?
Jones, March 11.?Wc arc Indebted
to our good friend Dr. J. \V. Wldeman
for a cordial Invitation to attend tho
last mooting of Abbeville Medical So
ciety which met at Due West on the
W. T. Jones, Jr., notary public, mar
ried a couple on yesterday and shall
be pleased to perform the ceremony
for all who favor him with a call.
Morn. 3rd lust. Mr. and Mrs. J. I).
Bradley, a son.
Mr. Clifton Robertson, who has a
position on the Savannah Valley rail
road, recently visited his mother.
Aunt Flora Storks, colored, wife of
101 i Storks recently passed away. She
was held In high esteem by all of her
white friends. She nursed the white
nnd we tenderly sympathize with the
We are indebted to our good friend
Dr. Hood of Greenwood for a recent
! We met our good friend Mr. C. G.
Say re, of Anderson, last week.
Mrs. T. J. Crarae, of Hendersonvlll.e
visited her brother, T. J. Beacham, a
few days ago.
In a recent spelling match Janle
Cooper and Frank Jones were the win
Mrs. S. C. Riley of Mount Carmel,
was the recent guest of Mr. (5. H. Riley
Our people sympathize with Green
wood in the loss sustained in the burn
ing of Oregon Hotel and hope that it
will soon be rebuilt.
Walter Jones visited Greenwood
The many friends of Mrs. Myntt of
Easley will be pained to learn of her
death. She was roared here, being the
daughter or Mr. L. T. H. Daniel, and
Wits universally loved.
Mr. Henry W. Crowe, chief electri
cian at Ware Shoals, tendered his res
ignation sonic time ago and has moved
to Atlanta. Mr. and Mrs. Crowe will
bo greatly missed, They were held
in tho highest esteem by all of our
people. We shall ever hold in memory
all of the kindness to us and wish
them great happiness and prosperity
in their new home.
We had the pleasure of meeting our
friend Mr. Henry Simmons of Gray
Mr. Jas. Jones visited his daught
ers, Mesdames Willie Knight and But
Mr. William Stone of Laurens Is on
a visit to his sister, Mrs. J. F. Mor
The rebuilding of Rasor's bridge is
a great convenience to this section.
The road on each side of the river Is
in llrst rate condition and there is a
considerable amount of travel.
Our picnic will be on Friday the
17th of May. Hon. Ira B. Jones of
Lancaster and Hon. II. II. Wntkins of
Anderson will deliver addresses.
We extend a most cordial invitation
to every one to shape their plans to
attend the picnic and spend a delight
ful day with us.
ZEMO MARKS ASTONISHING
"We Prove It".
Every day ZEMO gives relief and;
cures men, women nnd children in ov-1
ery city and town in America whose
skins are on lire with torturing EC
ZEMA rashes and other itching, burn
ing, scaly, and crusted skin and scalp
/.HMO and ZEMO (ANTISEPTIC)
SOAP, two refined preparations will
give you such quick relief that you !
will feel like a new person.
We give you three reasons why we
recommend nnd endorse /HMO and
/.HMO Soap for all skin and scalp
1st. They arc clean, scientific prep
arations that give universal satisfac
tion and are pleasant and agreeable to
use at all times.
2nd. They are not experiments, but
are proven cures for every form of
skin or seal]) affections whether on
infants or grown persons.
3rd. They work on a new principle. ;
They do not glaze over the surface, but
they penetrate to the seat of tho trou
ble and draw the germ life from under
neath the skin and destroy It. In this
way a complete cure is effected in any
case of SKIN OR SCALP ERUPTION.
Kndorsed and sold In Laurens by
the Laurens Drug Co.
Want a cook.
Want, a clerk,
Want a partner,
Want a situation.
Want a servant girl,
Want to sell a piano,
Want to sell a carriage,
Want to sell town property,
Want to sell your groceries.
Want to sell your dry gootls,
Want to sell your hardware,
Want to sell your millinery goods,
Want customers for anything,
Advertise weekly through this paper.
Advertising is the highway to success
Advertising brings new customers,
Advertising keens the old ones.
Advertising will insure success,
Advertising shows energy.
Advertising shows pluck.
Advertising is "biz",
Advertise or bust,
Chamberlain's Cough Remedy has
won its great reputation and exten
sive sale by its remarkable cures of
coughs, colds and croup. 11 can be de
pended upon. Try it. Sold by all
take it off,
you will. "want that
monisy some oa7t.
TUCK it away f
in the BANK
And Let itorowand
I work For irmi.
One Hundred Dollars at 5 per cent, eoinpond interest, will
in 40 years, amount to over $700; in 70 years, to over
$3,000; in 100 years to over $13,100; and in 200 years, to
over one million, seven hundred and twenty-nine thousand
three hundred dollars ($1,729,300.) Money grows if von
will let it.
Make OUR Bank YOUR Bank.
We pay liberal interest consistent with safety.
Laurens, S. C.
N. B. Dial, President C. H. Roper, Cashier
A Real Spring Tonic!
Is one that goes after the liver good and strong, a prepa
ration that will drive away all Indigestion, Constipation
and Liver troubles. When that is done the cause of debil
ity, tired feeling, headaches and the other symptons of
a run down condition is removed.
R. L. T.
will do this better than any other remedy you can take.
Be sure to keep a bottle on hand. 50cts and $1 per bottle.
Manufactured and Guaranteed by the
R. L. T. COMPANY,
Anderson, S. C.
For Sale by Laurens Drug Company
50cts and $1.00 Bottles Laurens, South Carolina
B Buyers Guide and Classified
E. V. FERGUSON'S
For Cleaning, Pressing
and Dyeing. All Alterations
promptly and neatly done.
Telephoue No. 254.
Harness, Horse Goods
The difference bet wren a
rut and a grave is the length
and the breadth of it. If you
JOHN A. FRANKS
there is no danger of falling
Come In und Ree about the Went*
house Hugged Tungsten Lamps and
lot ns reduce jonr Light bill.
W. P. HUDGENS
Tinning, Rooffing and
S. vS. BOY I)
Plumber and Tinner
Dealer in Plumber's and Tin
Upstairs opposite City Hall.
We wash everything but
the Baby. Put your duds in
my suds. The best combina
tion in Laurens.
Laurens Steam Laundry
We are the sole bot
tlers for Coca Cola, the
Coca Cola Bottling
Advertiser Printing Co.
"The Quality Prlalshop"
Specialist in Every Class
of Job Work