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BK IT r/HUAlXKfj BY THE CITY
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pu; ~'~ -r "-?;.?-.vr. ha,; a Vie
th? 1st *S*y of Jacaarr. 1*11 exa/ace
is. prtMUCniA or <;*j:rj 09 aay wii
WfttJjB tfc* fcOrj-VTH:* -.1 '?? Tx*
Ctty of Lavrex* w?Juos? Ire* xar;xa;
a n;*r_i.. .V'*-;.?* Tii v.e.*e?v
tit* axuv-'x: i t c H^-.-t- Lo'.ex.t.*
Tax a**il fee tx.* bo+wtfi placed oppo
?ft* eacb v/.t;^!. \n.t'.s.tAi axl
profeasioei ii*.:>-.t 09 tAStxei. tJJt
to* axovcr.? ?tail tie cot? of
?aid 8t**y. _*j Laeeatae 7 tx j**-r ?xsis.
talurt ?the* arise (^.ihed.
A?tois?oistte agrex: or 4e*>
?it/.S 2 0*
ha?, f*?rr taiiva. li.O*
A??oa*>tr of iuvd saves, dar i.O*
Aaetk^Mat-r?. f ?rartsre. e?c, ^er
asxivso . 15.0*
Baaae. pe-r dar.
fvr Me-rchasH Tailor*. per
Aa^Sbotfie hack*, per ax tail L5XA
A^e&t*. cisim or eo^lecrixg. par
Ag?it* for i^e'cxia: Ts?ora, par
Agexu ?.eiHxg book* per day it**
Sum, aar ?*?vk. i*.w>
KkJx*, >er alias,. 20.0V
Agent* ?> - x '? . '."?ri v."/.-..
??? u*3*% or Haaia. per uu;a 5.0*
Balis or 4iw?i araves adaalMioxi
fa* U '.xarge-4 per af^rj&t . 2-5*
Bawrauag V/jm- aajMit, per as
Boot black*, per axxum .. .. l'S>
tra*2&?fc* OB ti.* r.r**u of ti* '..-y
a ??Irtiv ; i.' i r. j.-.
irt/lg* f'jmikfefyj Um Cltj Clerk ti^
B*>/t *&?J ?1^ tibOras,
irork.x.i? ?ir. .a; ' ?
Baaf m*'k*xt. xzijs'jzl ?/.??>
B**r.' or WTC r*r-a:iiXLi5 oa a-feg
oa . i.Tv
Calf. |c.t:uoa (boat or r:2 r*
tailic?T or. tv:i 4'.<
Wartxtolta ttntfn otu torvt,
V-.r *r.c . ?-. . ;./*?>
Bxicr aack kddiUosal for***,
intr anb'juj. 2^9
Barf>?-.' .-.^ aaea chair
B*jC?l:.'.4f sr.'J !^%r. A?>'x-:?
tiot<?, or ?uHr xgeats,forbas
irj?ct <So;j?: vltbio tfci* Ktat*.
ar/d Lo* i.v .'> ::;, j? t'.xr "Jori*;
witho'j*. taa dtate, for i/Teiti?-??
dori?r. HfO/JOO ifi-i BOp<*r
xaao&j . 1C r.?'.'
Bame over I* WXi ;/*r annum 1(XNH
Bit: poati* x, dkiirit/atlsg 5^-1
?5?Vrj ta/ M^k, j/*r annum . . 16.00
ffamn. p*r day. i.oo
BonaM arareboaaea, ?:4/;b p?rr
Hrok'-r', or <l?r%>r? in
r??iioercla! f?rrt;!5z^r?. urj4?;r
j^tfwo bondred tons, konam 25,00
Haa.*:. 200 ton, i>*;r an
. .aujt/i . 50.00
Broker*. :r. grain, bay produce
' aa4f provtelona, per annum 19.00
Brok*r> or deal era :n coal, j>*r
. -abnutf.. 10 00
B.'fyv-' ? or diaUre in wood. p*ir
ar. ?. . ? . 5.00
BirllaM^ pool or b*rat*l!<,
tbrrr* or 1 *rH>. tabifre, p?-r an
num . .. 100.00
Sara*, each additional table,
p*r annurn . . 5.00
Banks, for ?rrcry 11 000 capital
-atack. p*r annum. 1.00
Brick yards, per annum .. .. 10.00
Bicycle*, dealer* '?- repairing
and renting, per annum . . . 7.50
Balterler. per annum. 15 00
-BottHng work*, per annum .. 12 50
Banking, prlrate IndlTldoal* on
92.5O0.00 or le**, per annum 25.00
flame, on ea^b additional $1,
f.'blro:.-A msnlcurlat*. hxlr
dreaaers. par day . 1.00
Cement block manufacturers,
per annum. 5 00
Contractors taking contract* for
$1,000 or. less, per annum .. 5.00
flame, on eaeb addition $1.000 1.00
Contractors, for moving bouaes,
each person, per annum .. 10.00
Cotton need oil mill*, per an
Cotton glnneriea, each gin, per
Cabinet and general repair ahop
per annum. 5.00
Cotton buyer*, each buyer per
Cotton mill*, per annum .. .. 200XK)
Cotton weigher*, per annum.. 10.00
Cotton need buyer*, each buyer
per annum. 5.00
Dealers In wagon* and other ve
hicles, other than manufac
turer, on $5,000 or le??, per
annum ?. 15.00
Same, on each additional $1,000 1.00
Dealers in pianos or organ*, by
?ale or aarnple, newlng ma
chines, iron ife*. tornbatone* or
well fixtures, each per annum 15.00
Dealers, transient. In soap*,
Jawelry, patent medicines or
other goods on streets, per
Dealers in green groceries grown
outside of the r>,,mty of I>au
ren*, on saleaday and week
bafore CbrUtma* and court
?reek, each wagon, per day 1.00
Dealers In green grocerle* grown
outside of the County of Lau
ren*, each wagon per day .. .50
Dealers In terra cotfa, per an
num . 15.00
Dogs of all kinds, "ach, per
Upon each and ever) doe to be paid
f>v person or person* uj?on whose!
?emfses the dog Is kept The police!
r* tbe City of I*aurcns are hereby!
"?ithorlzed to ?'-!zc and confine every
dog running at'large and not having
? ftached a tag for tax furnished by
the City. For every dog *o taken up.
t2Jf* ilslfliaal kmc be paid, or doc
t&Mil W ksile*. ^ ^
Ban* Is* eaek asWIHVosal 11,
EaLMuJuera, ea^a per tans ISjM)
Eaprea.* ovrcpaaiea ?or buiMM
6vx* witics Iii? Buu. attf i?'jC
M-* &u.t*. per ttaia .. .. I? W
eati per uiCA.* 44i.M
KxiLt&ise pe.^or*a*x?o**.. m m?mrwn
(4 axy kitft. 'Jm ./*u* 10 fcxe-3 fcy
tie Mayor tr tie City Goua*IL
L4ceitM* for circa?**, per day. to:
2e*a 'iaa t: 'A. t?or n*ore tfcax ttW:
tj. ?ibrretvA o? Mayor or Ory
L *< ? - / .in ;?v ti.* rr. 14UM
Poia-Srie*. p*-r aja.ttJD. 14?A4
|c* or OM? u-kAtfkvstartsg co?
paaie*. ea/.i per utLUXL . .
r.r*. or t' ? .^*-at it?craxrtt
ocpkAvf*. ??: iLiLif as
.? C::j tiiir K-Ot
rcafmcr renovatora per je*r.. 15.44
Feather rcttcrralora, per year 1*0*
Sasue. per cay. 1-0*
F.?i *?*?!?. it* 1 it-?: * t as
~ .% -s>r liica. : '.?'.
Bsrfsss, eaet rova.. per ajksius LM
Hame** Ii?]?. ??.a*ct*fl ?Iiis
atore or ??parat?, per txtus J.K
Horse trader*, traaaiean. per
8ax&*. per av?cta. ISM
Hoc ?ro*er*. vbo offer tieir
surfe for ?aie wttbia tbc cor
porate lix&Ka of tie City, per
8?is?, per auo&tk. IV.?
Ha-o,* fv- *.i " v- - -. * siat.r,
Jan.. Fefc.. Marea. Oct, No*.
uc D?. ISM]
lee creaas. oos-boan * akaJte*
a&tf rokJ driak*. la cownectioc
vita foastaizi per auaa .. li.Wt
gax&e vrthost foaatala. per
as* sab. Iv.s*
Ice (fta car*-* oa street per
aaa?ia . . . . )'-< '>'.
Ice '.reaa vtgox> oa ?tree*.. ;?*.*
Oil eottfAftSM or ??ea/.-ve* do
.'tiS oader $:i.tM.- i/uf.i.*** per
Haz&e, frjJit. bMtaAM
*a4 o'^.*. ^e.' a?c'J? .. Tv.'X?
Ligi^aiaj? rod WMf/OQM, >er
L?2.U:r yardi. >e' ar.i-ux . .
lA-flri*!*. ran by band, ^aa
La?L?:j?. rot i/7 BM:ir..i?erT,
per acaexe. 2v/.4
Ka.'. h Piacticisg Lawyer oa tie
fir*'. |:M4 ttt?:r^r*t aii'l let*.
p?rr kar^aia. 11/'A
Aui for e** i. a-14 it So ^ a f I M0 1 ?*?'>
M*'tv'-ito-roanca. per dsy . . J.W;
per ??i. S.VO
Money-leo4ias Rbopa ea/.a per
I asr.?m . 15.00
Mi/..'.:i? sr^op*. ei'.j. an
i bouj. 20.W>
; Mercbanta, reta.iL aLa'.I pay 11
cen*ec. oa the (TOM amount of
the y-a/iy sa!e>!. follows,
viz : %.')jjlAt or le?R. per aa
j aum. 10.'?
And for eaeb addition*! $1
per anrinxc. IjM
Mercr.'jaM*. akro'.eaa",'.. lhall par
llcenae oa t"r>?- KfOU arrant
of yea.-ir saie* a* followa.
viz : J /O.000 or letB. per an
Ai.^ for eaeb additional $1.
Madletne ?e?era or vendera.
I PP.tare ?Low*.
F-ach ahow n*mir r.jty ligbt carrent
:.. .>? pla/;e with City Clerk a depoart
in sdranC6 t/> cover "bill for day. week
or month an c&ae may be.
Pfldlem and hawker* ael?nc
or offering for aale gooda.
ware* or merchaadiae. per
day. . 10/?
Plaining railla, per annum 10.00
Plumber*, per annnm. 10jdo
Phou>grapberB or ar?au, per
Hame, per month. 5.00
Same, per day. 2.0*
Pablic welghera, other than cot
ton, per annum . . !*M
Phyalclana. on the flrat $1.000 of
iMBlneaa and under. 10.04)
Hame for each additional! 1..
OccaMata aad Optician*. tUoer
ant, each per day. l.OOj
Same, per annum. 10.00
Oyater*. with or without store.
per anna-m. S.OO
Printing ofiVe*, newapapers,
per annum. 10.00
Printing ofneed. Job r>r!nt'.?g T.&0
Organ grinding .Hloerant, aas
alclana. etc., per day .. 10.00
Restauranta, each per annum 16M
Bach real eHtate broker, or deal
I er In real estate buaineaa,
per annum. 1S.00
Railroad corporations, each, for
bnalneaa done in thla State,
not Including that done with
out thla State, for flrat road.
per annum. 200.00
Same, each additional railroad
Skating rlnka, each per annum 10.00
Hurveyor* or architects, each
per annum. 10.00
Stablea, feed only, per annum 10.00
Stablea, livery only, per annum 1!>.00
Stablea, aale only per annum 25.00
Stablea, sale*, feed and livery,
per annum, each. 40.00
Stock yarda, per annum .. .. 5.00
Street hacka or carriage* for
hire, per annum, one horte,
Hame, two horaea. per annum 20.00
H No person, firm or corporation,
ahall let or hire any hacks, or other
vehicles, for hauling or tranaportlng
of pasnengera. within the corporate
llmita of the City, without first hav- <
HtfWftftd a llcenae therefor from
the City Clerk, and every peraon, firm
or corporation running or operating
auch a hack or vehicle ahall have the
registered number pt same legibly
[?rlnted or otherwlae marked upon
said vehicle In letters of not lena than
three Inches in height and one Inch
Jn width; and every driver In charge
of such vehicle rnuat wear a numbered
badge furnished by City Clerk. Own. 1
era and drlvera muat comply with the
OKjr ordinance herein, and any per- '<
son, firm 01 corporation violating any!
et* Ok* ?Wre yrxrrmaotm snail, mpom}
eoarVodea. I? kci not exeewdixi* fr?
ssflin or i* ixspruao&ed not ex'.e*?5
iag st? 6*r? tor ?he? aru miff '
Bxnmt vac&ns or trxj%, two
hOT*** p?; xxx ms. 7.S4M
SttTt.?- iorse. per axxras? ?*4>
?e*x axd erery 4rt?er of erery dray
doxng Paainea* _s Tie City of Laa
reixt. MM wear is a ewnapicaoa?
place, a kib^?! tja?ige. fnr?ixi^-4.
Vr txe CH? Clerk axd neaK xxt* le*i-j
b!y markod er beex side* of aaii ?ray (
tfee saxae nabtr nors* t?y aajd u?4a* ;
s:r* pa !**?? ? a* i ;er axi-.xx. :r. ?>'.
Satne. per cay. J W
Ei v.: ir fai'.erie* each per ax
ku.. 2S W
Etz.*, each per week .. ..
Sa. i txe er bankrupt sales, xsax
ager* p*- uns
Bau.*, each per day . b*$i
Tis axd titter xxopa. per ax
7a_lor ssvp*. or c.yihet tleax
Lut :sr ;?er tii:r '.?'?
TeSepbone companies or agew
e:es deng a Ivng dif-tste
"phone barLxteas. vitxia tie
City of Lau res*. ax>d not ia
<: adjx ? ai: !'.'-?: * -1 -. :
per axxuss . 7J..O0
Teiepavn? MBpOSdM wftl cap
ita: stock of $10.0? or le*?.
per uiss. 75.04?
Tec pis or bowling alleys, per
asssxt. 5* .4*0
Telegraph companies or agex
eies for baa ineaa doae vKJtja
tfci* Beate *xc sot including
Ifeat done vltbont, per an
nex* . 5-0.0*
Undertakers, per uaan .. .. 13.09'
Wae*! wrigtt*. per annum .... 10-00 i
WiKl and Jewel)t repair abop.
per uottn. 10.06 j
Sec. 2 That every person, firm.
eocLpcny or eorporatios repaired by
this erdinaxce to obtain a license toj
engage ia trade, boattness or profes
sioa for ?biet a license is repaired i
anal; at the tixxe of applying for such;
lieesase make a statement under oats
before as officer qualified to aixninls-i
I ter osxka and file aaid statement with ;
the City Ork letting f^rtl:
b His or ter name, strl' of firm,
anise of Company or eorporatkNL
2. Tlh trade bnjines? or profetiion
for wbich a iP:esie i? required.
2. Ia *.soae oaafci :n which such in- ?
fortz.t.-..vr. :? req-irel.. rbe an.oust of
bas;seat of tse previous year, upon
wtiicii amount liceste fhall be asseas
ed. and in case* where butineai sas
not bees carried on tie prerkms year.,
tseo tse amownt of bnsfnesi expect-!
ed to be carried on during the cur
rent year, and -jpou *ald arsount tse
Ikresie iiall be aj-seiied. provided,
however 'ia*. if t jc:. etatersect or re.
turn bereinabore provided for ?s not
satisfactory to lbs CHy Council or :i
not coatidered true ti.en tbe said City
Council after notice given to the per
son firm or corporatior. making said
oatb or statement or return shall take
testimony and determine the true
amount of business or basis upon
which the proper amount of license
snai! be fixed.
Bee. 2B. The City Clerk shall there
' upon assets the proper license tax as
provided for ;n ::.is ordinance and
upon being paid *.aid assessment, as
herein required, sha'.l issue the prop
Sec. 2C Per any business, profes
sion or occupation not enumerated
I in the foregoing Section, the license
snail be fixed by the Mayor.
Sec. Z. That all licenses iss'ied un
; der and by virtue of this ordinance
shall be non-transferable and except
i licenses for a day, week or month,
shall terminate on the 31st day of
December of the year in which they
v'were Issued, but may be revoked at
any time by the City Council of Lau
rena for satisfactory' cause. Except
; licenees issued for a day, week or
month, annual rates aball be charged
I for all licenses issued between Janu
! ary lat and June 30th of each year.
Three.fourths annual rate shall be
j Charged for all licensee Issued between
Jaly Tat and Beptemner 30th of each
year, and half rate abair be charged
j for all licenses issued between Oc
tober 1st and December 31st of each
year. Licenses are taken out for given
time. In case llcenaea are not uaed full
trme money will not be refunded.
Sec. b. Any person or firm or cor
poration carrying on or prosecuting
any busneaa or running any establish
' ment named in the preceding sections
I of thia ordinance without first having
obtained a license therefor shall be
Htfed, except in cases where penalties
are otherwise imposed, the sum of
one dollar, or be imprisoned in the ci
ty prison or county jail or city or
county cbaingang for a period of one
day for each md every day such bus
ine?? is carried on without such li
cense, in addition to the license tax.
Such penalties, however, ahall not
exce?d a fine of $30.00 or imprison
ment for 30 days.
Bee. t?. Any person, firm or corpora
tion wilfully making any false or
fraudulent return, where a return Is
required, ahall upon conviction before
the Mayor or City Cowncll be fined not
less than $20 or be Imprlaoned for not
lesa than 30 days, at the discretion of
the Mayer or City Council
Sec. 6. Xo preaching, lecvurlng or
speaking of any nature will be per.
mttted on the streets of the city
without a written permit from the
Sec. 7. The foregoing ordinance
ahall go Into effect immediately and
all ordinances inconslatent herewith
be and the same are hereby repealed.
All able bodied male realdenta of
the city of Laurens between the agea
of IS and 50 yeara aball each pay a
per capita tax for atreet Improvements
the aum of $2.00 on or before the flrat
day ol '''nr^'i 1913 Pr.A all persona
failing to pay aa!d street tax on or
before the flrat day of March ahall pay
to the City Clerk the aum of $4.00 as
auch atreet tax and falling to do so
ahall upon conviction be punlahed as
j otherwise provided by the city ordl
Done and ratified by the City Coun
cil of Laurens of the city of Laurena.
this the 2<".th day of November. In the
year of our I<ord one thousand nine
hundred and twelve and the 137th year
of the Roverelgnty and Independence
of the t'nlted States cf America.
C. M. Babb,
J. A. Roland,
Clerk of City Council.
*T 4 FE ?>F S&CTM C1I9L01,
''???**j ?*f ii ?iiii
IV < lay ef Lumv
AN ORIrfNANCE ss le-T jls ftnwtl
tax ij? tx-* taxable Kv?tr:T sritiia
tie coerjiortt* lixtu et tie Orry o*
Lawrrtsnx, to nu*e SS)Sjjf3sa x-> defray
tie ortoxrr expc&s** of ti* raifi City
of Laii-eras for ti* 1kl year cmi
rw-ntixg Jaxuary Ist, l*aJ ti?d to pay
_x?4t ic**x?j?3 of txe fx^i t-.tr. xx?
--???> So lery xx*d e^lier: a *xf?rci*xt
axat'ixt tc ;*y tx* -itere*: s;?:x tt*
iosie-d :si*^*?ix,*ii' :?* tt* : r :t
1er tie rear 1HI ss>4 to rait* a *?rk
ixg Tixv. fvr ti* j.?xr"a*rtt t?f aasre. \
Be rt orixjxe-i t-y Li* C.ty Ctta:.'!
t?f ti* C.ty .* Lxtrtxr
5? L Txat a tax ef S?*TextT-f-T*
(TS] casata cat e^ery ox* acx?drc>? tei
lt*? worti of yr?p?rty. real xx-d ;?*r
Kt t att exes.;*: r? :x? * -un
ttoa ??lax ix ti? tasrporale iinuts of Um
Cr; t-f Lasrext b* xid ti* mie :*
bereby levied loa* COfBOsntC psraosea
iefray ti* ;cV..' ex;??it** of ts*
C.ty r* Las reu for ;i* fsat-xl year
'. : rt tie it: xx Jixsa.rr 1>1; xsd
ssee*. ixi*tt*-li**i xt it?
bees eaptractad It ?a:? city for eor
porate ;?xr;*t?s-*s That ax aiditvoxtl
]err c?f S-ixrty-frve < Cv i cents oa *T*ry
tat bnuaalres dollars worti of ti*
urot?ij T?2a* of all pioptit/. real *
axd ptnoxaJ act exest.;*, frort taxa
tt f .tsxte wKhta ti* corporate lim
its of ti* Citr of IAuren* be xafl
ti? tame is hereby levied to rxeet the;
iatereet ?teruixg m the tonded ia
cVetstedxvecs of ti* City of Laurens der-'
ix*- the fti-sa: rear iv:3 ?cd to ereate
a six*.a- fand to be used in xid of
retires-.ext xad parates*, of Kt:d boads
ax*d tie excess. If aar, ?ia*! be u**d ;
by ti* Citr CouneiJ for oti*r corpor- j
See. 2. That the Clerk of tie laid
c.ty thall *at*r said levies axd aa
B-eMrr-es-ti j;--.s tie t-v.^i of *re r* t
Cttf aad reeeiv? -aSd taxea Tiat tie
eaiKl taxes i er els "e^ied ?sali be pxid
to the eaid Citr Clerk in i??"fTi; sr>ox
?r of the United States oa or before
tie Pirat dar of March. A- D_ 1*13.
tad asy p?ru5a firm or corporxtioa
failing to par iaSd taxes *rb?D due
iial! be liable to tie peraxlty of 15
;?er cesturx of tie tai s-t> leTiei hid
also costi of Imitsc execotlon and
coilectJoa as oo? provided iy la-"- for
tie failure to pay the geseral Coua.
ty aad State Taxes.
Dose aad ratified br tie r.".:;- Couc
cil of th* City of Laarens a.sd the
corporate teal of the said city hereto
affixed, tils the Mth day of November,
ia the Year of Car Lord Ose Tsoas
axd Nine Hcadred axd Twelve aad
ia tie 127th year of the Sovereignty
ar.-i !sde:?esdes'.e of tie United States
THE CITY OF LAUREN'S,
C M. Babb Mayor.
J. A PvOiaad.
Dee. 11? U
' Seal >
State of Sooth f aroliaa,
fount} of Laar? at..
IN COURT OF :OMMON PLEA8.
Taos I. Saypert. P'.aintiff
; Join T. Pool* aad H. J. Armstrong,
Pursuant to a decree of court ia
, *he above stated case. I wij; sell at
j public outcry to the highest bidder,
at Laurens. C. H.. S. C. on Salesday
in January next, being Monday the
Oth day of the month, during the
legal hours for such sales, the fol
; lowing described property to wit:
All that ijiece, i>&rc^r or lot of land,
situate, lying and bsnng near Watts
Mill Village in Counuy and State afore
said consisting of and being lots No.
1. 2. 3, 4, 5. 6. C,/. *. 10. 11. 12. 13.
14. 15, 1? aad lTVllock "G" as shown
by map made by ?. L. Kennedy. Janu
ary, 1910, which said map is recorded
in tbe office of the Clerk of Court
for L&nrems Couaty in book 17 at
pages 314 and 315. Boaaded on north
by Watts street, east by North Harper
street, south by lands of Mrs. Joe
Watts and ?real by lot No. 1% of said
survey and map.
Terms of 8a!e: cash. Purchaser to
pay for papers. If the terms of sale
are not complied with, tbe land to
be resold oa same or some subsequent
Salesday on same terms, at risk of
JOHN F. BOLT.
C. C. C. P. tk O. 8.. Laurena. 8. C
Dated, this Dec. <Kh, 1912. 20-3t
Mate mt ftaulh Carolina,
Cauntjr *A Lsrarena.
IN COURT OF COMMON PLEAS.
Thos. L Swygert. PlaintilT
John T. Puttie, DefecdasL
Pursuant to a decree of court in
the above stated case, I will sell at
public outcry to the highest bidder,
at Lanrens C. H., 8. C. on Salesday
In January next, being Monday the
6th day of the mouth, during the legal
hours for such sales, the following
described property/to wit:
All that lot. p?ce and parcel of
land, situate, lying and being near
Watt? Mill Villas* In Lanrens Coun
ty. State of 8outhJCarollna, said piece
of land beingVolnposed of four lots
Nos/2, 4. 10, a\Jl2. in block "F* on
a map made by* H. I* Kennedy, for
tbe North Laurens Realty Co., In Jan
urary, 1910, wbclh map s recorded In
the office of the Clerk of the Court of
Common Pleas for l.r.-.rena County, In
book ?17 at pages 314 and 315. Each
of said lots being fifty feet wide and
one hundred and fifty feet long. Lots
No*. 2 and 4 being bounded on the
north by Cora St., on the east by
Spring street; on tbe south by- lots
Nos. 1 and 3 In block "F" and on tbe
west by lot No. 6 in block "F**. Lots
Nos. 10 and 12 being bounded on the
north by Cora street, on tbe east by
lot No. 8 In block "F*\ on the south
by lota Nos. 9 and 11 in block "F" and
on the west by lot No. 14 In block "F"
Terms of Sale- cash. Purchaser to
pay for papers. If the terms of sale
are not compiled with, the land to be
resold on same or some subsequent
Salesday on same terms, at risk of
JOHN F. BOLT.
C, C. C P. St a. S.. Laurens. 8. C.
Dated this Dec. 0th. 1912. 20.3t
?Cate et Sawth f areliaa.
fewaaj ef La area*.
iS COURT OF COMMON PLEAS.
Tb-*- I. Swygert. Plaintiff.
W? ML Irby. Defendant.
Purrux: to a decree of court is
tie abrne n_;ed c-ac. I ?111 a* 11 at ?
pub.* ostcry to tit highest bidder.:
jt L**r -r*. C ?-L. fc. C. ?'?? Sales'lay
ix January next, being Monday the j
*tn Aar of tie month, daring tie legal ;
boars for sncb sales, tie following
iei-:r.t*d property to *:*??
* those piece*, lots and parcels of
\cz.i f:taa*e. .? tg and being Lear
Watt* M.11 Village, in Laurens Coun
ty, South Carolina, being lots Nox.
24 and 2i in block "FT on a map made
iy H. L Kennedy, turreyor. in Jan
's rary 1V1*. which map is recorded in ?
_fr:* Ork of Court of Com
?on Pleas for Laurens County. 5. C .
in hoik IT rt ;<ages 114 amd 315. said
ir? r^- -e Pimd^-d on/tie north by
1 du Kos. 2i asdf^T ixr block " E'. on.
tie east ly lot p'oyui in block "E",
on tie south. by^Jiati* street and on
tse west :y street.
T*m.s of Sale: ens*. Purchaser to \
pay for papers If tie terms of sale
are not c implied vita, the land to be
re?old :n ?c.n^ cr s::r.e su'osequrnt
Saleaity on same terms, at risk of.
JOHN F. BOLT.
C C C P. k G. S-. Laurens. S. C.
Dated, this Dec. 9th, 1912. 20-3t ,
iftSBSSOrS SOTICE 191*.
Tie Auditor? offlce will be open
from tie 1st of January to the 20th of,
I Febrcary. 1913 to make returns of all
personal property for taxation and
wterever changes have been made in
For tie convenience of taxpayers
1 tie Auditor or his deputy will attend
the fo'.low;-g r.a~ed plaxes to receive
-e:umx for said year to wit:
Tuesday Jan. H. Craig Store.
: Scuffletown township. 10 a m. to 3 p.
Wednesday. Jan. IS, S. W. Dean.
' Jack* township. 10 a m. to 3 p. m.
Thursday. Jan. 16. Renno. Jacks
township. > i. a. w J p. m.
Fr.day. Jan. 1*. Clinton. Hunter
township I- a m. lo 4. p. m.
Monday. Jan. 20. Clinton Cotton
H .inter townshi;. S* a. m. to 12
m.: Lydia Cotton Mill. Hunter town
ship. Z to T:30 p. m.
Tuesday, Jan. 21. Ooldrille, Hunter
township. 10 a. in. to 4 p. m.
Wednesday. Jan. 22. Hopewell. J. J.
? Young's. Hunter township. 10 a. m
! to 3 p. m.
i Thursday. Jan. 23. Mountville Hun
ter township. 9 a. m. to 3 p. m.
Friday. Jan. 24. Cross Hill Tow: .
Cross Hill township. & a. m. to 4 p. rr..
Monday. Jan. 27. Waterloo Town.
Waterloo township. 10 a. m. to 4 p. m.
Tuesday, Jan. 2?. Dr W. C. Thomp
' son's. Waterloo township. 10 a m. to
! 3 p. m.
Wednesday. Jan. 29, Jerry O Mar
: tin's Store. Waterloo township. 9 a.
? m. to 12 m.; Brewerton. Sullivan
: township. 1 to 4 p. m.
I Thursday. Jan. 30. Sharp's store.
, Sullivan township. 9 a. m. to 12 m :
Princeton. Sullivan township. 1 to 4
Friday. Jan. 31, Tumbling Shoal*.
Sullivan township. 10 a. m. to 2 p. m.
Tuesday. Feb. 4. Abner Babb's. Dials
township. 9 a m. to 12 m.: D. D. Har
, ris's. Dials township. 1 to 4 p. m.
Wednesday. Feb. V. A. White's
[Malt township. 9 a. m. to i2 m.: Gray
Court. Dials township. 2 to 5 p. m.
i Thursday. Feb. 6. Stewart's Store.
'? Youngs township. 10a.m. to 3:30 pm.
Friday. Feb. 7. Cook's Store. Youngs
township, 10 a. m. to 2 p. m.
Monday, Feb. 10. Youngs Store.
Youngs township. 10 a. m to 2 p. m.
Tuesdav. Feb. 11. Pleasant Mound.
Youngs township, 9 a m. to 12 m.:
Lanford, Youngs township. 2 to 5 p. m.
Wednesday. Feb. 12 Ora, Scuffletown
township. 9 a m. to 12 m.; Watts
Mill Store. Laurens township, 2 to
7:30 p. m.
All male citizens between the aged
of 21 and ?0 years on the 1st of Jan
uary except those who are incapable
of earning a support from being maim
ed or from other causes, are deemed
polls, Confederate veterans excepted.
Also all male citizens between the
ages of 18 and SO on the 1st day of
January, 1914. are liable to a road tax
of 11.50 and are required to make
their return of same to the Auditor
during the time above specified and
shall pay to the County Treasurer at
the same time other taxes are paid in
lieu of working the road.
All taxpayers are required to give
Township and No. of School District ;
also state whether property is situat
ed in town or country. Each lot. tract
or parcel of land must be entered sep
After the 20th of February 50 per
cent penalty will be attached for fail
ure to make returns.
J. W. THOMPSON,
Nov. 27. 1912.?td.
Take notice that on the 11th day of
January, I will render a final account
of my acts and doings as Administra
trix of the estate of F .A. Franks, de
ceased, in the office of the Judge of
Probate of Laurens county at 11
o'clock a. m.. and | on the same day
will apply for a final discharge from
my tiust as Administratrix.
Any persons Indebted to said estate
are notified and required to make pay.
ment on that date; and all persons
having claims against said estate will
present them on or before said date,
duly pro%en, or'be forever barred.
Mary E. Franks,
Dec. 11, 1912.?1 mo.
Take notice that an application will
be made to the Judge of the 8th Judi
cial Circuit for the appointment of
O. G." Thompson. Probat? Judge for
Laurens County. S. C, to be the pub
lic guardian for my two chtldrcn.
Albert and Algle I^awson, who are
minors under the age of 14 years and
each have an estate of about $500
from insurance and the estate of their
deceased father. Warren Franklin
Lawson and thot no person can be
found who is willing to assume the
s-saxdiansblp of their estates.
ELIZABETH F. LAW SON
Not. 20ta. 1*11.
Take notice that on the 20ta dajr of
December, we ?"?11 render a final ac
count of our acts and doings a*
Eie-cutor* of the estate of TsJulah Irby
Jones, deceased, tn the office of the
Judge of Probate of Laar ens county at
11 o'clock, a m.. sad on tbe sane day
will apply for a final discharge from
our trusts as Eat ecu tor*.
Any person,'indebted to said estate
are noiified.ABd required to make pay
ment on that date; and all persons
baring claims agalnrt said estate wiil
present them oa or before said date.
do!y proven or be forever barred.
W. C. Irby.
T. D. Darlington.
R. A. Cooper.
November 20. 1912.?1 mo.
The Books of the County Treasurer
will be opened for the collection of
estate County and Commutation Road
Taxes for fiscal year. 1912. at the
-easurer's Office from October loth,
?o r>eoemb*r 31st. 1912. After Decem
ber 31ct. one per ctnt will be added.
After January ilBt. two per cent will
be added, and after February 28th..
seven per cent will be added till the
i5th day of March, 1913, when the
book* will be closed.
All persons owning property in more
than one Township are requested to>
call for receipts in each of the several
Townships in which the property is
located. This Is irr portant. as addition
al cost and penalty may be attached
All able-bodied male citireas be
tween the age* of 21 and 60 years of
age are liable to pay a poll tax of $1.00
except old soldiers, who are exempt at
50 years of age. Commutation Road*
Tax $1.00 in lieu of road duty.
The Tax levy is as follows:
For State purposes.5*4 mills
For Constitutional School Tax 3 mills
For Ordinary- Couaty purposes 3 mills
For Interest on Railroad Bonds 1 mill
For Road and Bridge Bond6 3 mills
For Court House Bonds .. ..2 mills
Special Schools?Laurens Township.
Laurens No. 11.7 mills
Trinity Ridge No. 1.4 mills
Maddens'No. 2.2 mills
Narnie No. 3.5 mills
Baileys No. 4.2 mills
Mills No. 5.2 mills
Oak Grove No. 6.2 mills
Ora No. 12.4 mills
Special Schools?Youngs Township.
Voungs No. 3.2 mills
Youngs No. 2.4 mills
Youngs No. 4.4 mills
Youngs No. 5.3 mills
Fountain Inn No. 3B .. .15 mills.
Lanford No. 10.6^ mills
Ora No. 12.4 mills
Youngs No. 1.3 mills
Central No. 6.2 mills
Special Schools?Dials Township.
Green Pond No. 1.4 mills
Dials No. 2.3 mills
Shiloh No. 3.4 mills
Gray Court-Owings No. 5 .. ..4 mlllf
Barksdale No. 6.2 mills
Dials Church No. 7.2 mills
Fountain Inn No. 3B.15 mills
Merna No. S.2 mill*
Special Schools?Sullivan Township.
Mt Bethel No. 2 ...3 mills
Princeton No. 1.3 mills
Poplar Springs No. 3.4 mills
Rabun No. 4.4 mills
Hendersonville No. 5.4 mills
Friendship No. 6.2*4 mills
Brewerton No. 7.3 mills
Sullhan Township R. TL Bonds 4 mills
Merna No. 8.2 mills
Special Schools?Waterloo Township.
Waterloo No. 14.a mills
Mt Gallagher No. 1 .. .3 milks
Bethlehem No. 2.2 mills
Ekom No. 3 .. .4 nrills
Cenu*r point No. 4.2 mflltv
Oakviile No. 5.3 raiUs?
Mt Pleasant No. 6.2 mills
Mt Olive No. 7. .2 mills
Reedy Grove No. 8.2 mills
Special Schools ?Cross Hill Township.
Cross Hill No. 13.? mills.
Cross Hill No. 1.2" mills.
Cross Hill No. 2...2 mills
Croas Hill No. 4.2 mills.
Cross Hill No. 5.2 mills.
Cros* Hill No. 6. .2-toHI
Special Schools?Hunter Towrrahin
Mountvllle No. 1?.4H
Hunter No. 2.2 mill*.
Hunter No. 3.2 mllls
Clinton No. 5.6 mlllg
Hunter No 8.3 mills
Wadeworth No. 4.2 mills.
Special Schools?Jacks Townships
pdells No. 6.3 m,!,,,.
Hurricane No. 15.3 mjns
Shady Grove No. 2.3 mills
Special Schools?Scuffletown Township.
Langeton Church No. 3.8 mill<
Scuffletown No. 1.2 mills
Ora No. 12.4 ml?8
Prompt attention will be given those
who wish to pay their Taxes through
the mail by check, money order etc
Person* sending In lists of names to
De taken off are requested to send
them early; and gtve the Township of
each, as the Treasurer la very busy
durjug the month of December
ROSS D. YOUNO,
n , . ? County Treasurer.
October 2, 1912.?td.
When voa feelAi^onr&^
, ?*r . ? confused, ncr
rons. tired, worried or despondent it is ??
fttii oRnJru nced WOTTS NERVERINF
' lney renew the normal vigor Ami
make life worth living. pe m, *?fi*jg
Mitt's Nerverine Pills '' r 1100
Laurens. S. r.