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For a Long Life.
This If the prescription for a long
Ulfe given by an old gentleman <n Con
Upctlcut, who Is ninety-nine yvu* old
and still well, and cheenui, "Live
temperately, be slow to an^v.:, don't
worry, take plenty of exorcise In the
fresh air, and, above all, keep cheer
Should the system get run down?
digestive organs weak?the blood thlu
and sluggish, take Vinol, which Is a
delicious combination of the medicine
?body-building properties of cods'
livers, with the useless grease elimi
nated and ton 1 vi Iron added. We re
gard Vinol as one of the greatest
foody-builders and strength-creators In
the world for aged people.
Mrs. Mary Ivey, of Columbus, Ca.,
nays: "If people only knew the good
Vinol does old people, you would be
unable to supply the demand; It is
the finest tonlo and strongth-oroator
X- ever used." /
We wish every feeble'' old per
son in this vicinity would try
Vinol on our agreement to return their
monoy If It falls to glvo satisfaction.
LAURENS duuo to.
Lauren*, S. C.
j It instantly corroots all unpleasant
Symptom* and quickly cures DYSPEP
SIA., Heartburn, Gastritis, roliovos that
Moated and heavy fooling, restores
digestion and makes you healthy, vigor
ous end happy men and woraon. If you
would eat wall, sleep woll and onjoy all
the benefit* that a sound stomach in
sures try it at onoe.
' Writ*for M Looturo on Dyspepsia."
?. OftOVtS QAAMAM CO., UhC.^ NCWBUROH, N. V.
LAURENS BBUG CO.
Laurens. S. C.
LICENSE FOll THE TRAFFIC IN
SEED COTTON AND UNPACKED
LINT COTTON IN LAUREN'S
COUNTY, FOR THE YEAR
A. D. 1013.
State of South Carolina?
County of Laurens.
Pursuant to an Act of the General
Assembly of South Carolina approved |
the l&th day of February, 1905, pro
Bo it resolved by the Board of Conn-1
ty Commissioners of the County of
Laurena, in the state of South Caro-1
Una, in regular annual meeting as
sembled: That the license for tratllc in
Bead Cotton and Unpacked Lint Cot.
ton within the limits of said county
for and during the period beginning
the 16th day of August and ending
tho 20th day of December of the yea.r
A. d. 1913, be and tho same Is here
by fixed lu the sum of Two Hundred |
and Fifty Dollars. All licenses to be|
fanned by the Clerk of Court of said
county as provided by law.
Done at Laurens, 8. C, this 9th day |
of January, A. D. 1913.
Attest. IL B, HUMBERT.
J. D. MOCK, Supervisor.
Clerk of the Board. 29-3t|
Take notice that on the 24th day of
February, I will rondor a final account
of my acts and doings as Executor
of the estate of Sarah J. Atchlson, de
ceased In the office of the Judge of |
Probate of Laurens county at 11
o'clock, a. in., and on the same day
will apply for a final discharge from]
our trust as Executors.
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 proven, or be forever barred.
W. S. Atchlson,
J. IL Atchlson,
Jan. 24, 1913.?1 mo.
Condensed Passenger Schedules.
Between Greenville, Anderson and
Trains leave and arrlvo Greenville?
corner Main and Washington Streets.
Mtestivo Sunday, January 12, 1913, ac
ii*, vim * No. Time.
7? 5:55a.m. 2? 8:20 a.m.
8? 7;46a.m. 4?10:35a.m.
S?10i00a.m. 6?12:36 p.m.
9? 1:46 p.m. 10?4:16p.m.
11? 8:40p.m. 12?i 6:00p.m.
It? 4:66p.m. 16? 6:36p.m.
IT? 6.36p.m. 18? 7:36p.m.
It-- 8:10p.m. 20?10:35 p.m.
?41?11:00 p. m.
?Saturdays only. _
Tickets on sale at O. S. & A. Termi
I^tIIB^on!* C. S. aj^hn.
General Manager. Gen. Pass. Agt
j! NATIONAL CORN SHOW GREAT SUCCESS f
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A detailed account of The National
Corn Exposition, which would be hard
to Improve upon, appeared in The
Progress!vc Farmer last weok, having
been written by Edgar B. Moore, a
progressiva farmer of North Carolina.
Mr. Moore says:
"This is the seventh annual expo
sition of its kl nd. Heretofore the
shows have been held in theWcst and
Northwest. The last one was given
in Columbus, Ohio, and the one prior
to that was given In Omaha, Neb.
This 1b the first time It has ever been
secured for the South. It is beyond
a doubt the biggest thing of its kind
over undertaken in any Soutl.orn
city. A $30,000 building was erected
on the ground of the show. There
are also several other adjacent build.
Ings that have been built for the
"It is costing Columbia many thous
and dollars to hold t o show. The
managers had to post a guranto of
$40,000 before It could be gotten for
the Southern States.
"Tho show is absolutely clean.
There Is not one word of advertising
allowed on the grounds. The ex
hibits aro shown without any adver
tising matter whatever on the stands.
Tho only printed 'matter is Informa
tion strickly. There Is not an exhibit
that Is not tho very best the State
raised. Eacli article was passed thru
the State Department of Agriculture
from each State that sent an exhibit.
With this department as a censor,
every thing Is of the best.
"Nebraska had an Interesting ex
hibit. It showed the amount of water
that is requiied to raise a stalk of
corn. On a hot day In August, one
stalk of corn will require one gallon
of water, while to produce a ton of
dry matter it will require 300 tons
"There are apples from almost
every State. Out of tho entire lot,
Virginia has the best display in my
Judgment. This State outstripped
Washington and Oregon. Virginia
raises the largest and handsomest
apples, but confidentially, North Car
olina has everything beat for finest
llavor of tho fruit.
"South Carolina and Wisconsin
havo a most interesting display of
scientifically selected seed corn for'
expert planting. Six grains are taken
from each ear chosen. These are
placed in a home-made germanatlng
tester. Each space is numbered and
the corn rack bearing the ear has a
corresponding number, so that a rec
ord is kept of each grain and car.
When the test is made, the germlnator
will show any ear that comes up to
less than 00 per cent on the test of
the grains. This Is a method that
any farmer can use to a great ad
vantage for raising good seed corn
for ths starting of a selected crop.
"Illinois has a most interesting ex
hibit, of farm co-operation in tho
community. There is a large plot
showing the farm, school, church,
laundry, bakery, lecture hall and test
plot. Thus Is shown to what an ad
vantage the entire community can
"North Carolina has a plot showing
a sloven farmer, who takes no care
of his premises and allows the place
to go to rack and ruin for want of
attention. On the :;ame plot Is shown
what can be done with practically no
expense. It looks like an entirely dif
ferent place. This should be a lesson
to every man who attended the show.
"Another plot that Is of Interest to
all who own land Is shown In the ter
raced miniature farm with running
water. One shows how badly land
washes and how quickly It becomes
worthless. On the opposite sids Is a
well terraced plot. This has not
washed at all, and Is far superior
land. An old Negro is nearby grind
ing about a bushel of corn a day on
the old-fashioned griat mill with two
"In one end of the hall is shown
every kind of the lasest and most im
proved machinery that is used on a
farm. The International Harvester
Company has one of the moBt com
plete exhibits that have ever been
shown In the South. Every kind of
sanitary and labor-saving machinery
that could be used on a farm and
"The milking machines are being
used eacli afternoon with great suc
cess. There is a daily exhibit of dip
ping cattle for the eradication of the
tick. Demonstrations are made of
cattle raised on tick-infested dis
tricts and districts where the pest
have been eradicated. In an adjacent
building a lecture 1? given each morn
ing from 10 to 12 o'clock and each
afternoon from 2 to 4 o'clock. There
arc hundreds of people in the place
each time. I had the pleasure of
hearing such well-known authorities
on agriculture and cattle as Poe,
Knapp, Wilson, Bgleston, Crosby,
T?te, Mitchell, Itlohards and Curtis.
This is in charge of the United States
Department of Agriculture and the
representatives from different States.
There Is also a splendid exhibit of
Jerseys, Holstein and other cattle.
The Ayrshire head Is in charge of an
oxpert from the Ayrshire Club of Ver
"Tho American Ayrshire Club
hold its annual meeting Wednesday
and Thursday. Fancy hogs from many
Statea were on exhibit On Thurs
day there was an auction of fine bred
hogs. About GO were sold for the
average price of $60 each. One sow
brought $300 from a man in Ohio.
The next meeting will be held in
"I witnessed the Judging of the
corn, which was one of the features
of the ?how. Short Brothers of In
diana won the best ten-ear display
prize and also the prize for the best
ear out of about 8,000 displayed. For
these winnings the men were awarded
the Kellogg Trophy, worth $1,000.
This prize would 'have gone to a man
from the same State, but ho fell
down. His display was white com.
There had been two grains knocked
out of the ear. These were stuck
' back by glue and the judges detected
it, and threw the ear out. Virginia
won tho Southern sweepstakes on
corn. Mr. Clore, the recognized corn
judge of the world, was head judge
at the show.
"There were 800 boys encamped
at the sihow as guests all of last week.
These boys were from the corn clubs
of Virginia. North and South Caro
lina. The boys had raised from '.14 to
181 bushels of corn to the acre.
About 300 girls wore present from
the girls* Tomato Canning Clubs of
the three States. Winthrop College
has a splendid exhibition in charge
of the studonts."
YOU CAN BANK ON
ZEMO FOR ECZEMA!
A 25c Bottle Will Prove It Absolutely.
Your akin will revel with joy the
moment you apply the new remedy,
ZHMO. "Qlory, but Isn't It great!"
ZEJMO Is a liquid. You rub It on the
affected part, It sinks right in, and
then it's goodbye to all that terrible
Itching, to every eczema sore, eczema
pain, pimples, blackheads, blotches,
rashes, sores and prickly heat. Yes,
they all go; they've got to go. And
how clear, smooth and spotless it
leaves the skin! Dandruff disappears,
too. ZBMO is safe, absolutely.
Use ZEJMO for-Irritated, raw and In
flamed akin; for cuts, sores and hives
and feel the difference, at once. Chil
dren especially who suffer from skin
affliction will go wild over It. ZBMO Is
guaranted to stop Itching.
ZBMO is sold at drug stores, In 26
cent and $1 bottles, or sent direct, on
receipt of price, by E. W. Roso Medi
cine Co., St. Louis, Mo. The $1 bottle
contains six times as much as the 25
Sold and guaranteed In Laurens by
tho Laurens Drug Co.
I met. W. Ferguson C. C. Featftierstone
W. B. Kjrfffht
PBRvVJSON, PBATHW8TBNE & KNKtftT
Attorneys at Law
Laareas, S. C.
Prompt aad earaiul attention given
Office Over Puawett? Bank.
OVER OLD WOOD
2. No dirt ? no bother, and when <
laid they make a thoroughly storm-proof
and fire-proof roof, neither of which can
be claimed for the wood shingle.
At to price?they cost no more than a
good wood ?hingle, and in tome places they cost much leu.
Roof* put on 26 year* ago ate as good as new today, and have net er needed repairs.
For sale by
Local Dealers or Cortright Metal Roofing Company
50 N. 23rd, St;, Philadelphia, Pa.
Are You Nervous?
What makes you nervous? It is the weakness of your
womanly constitution, which cannot stand the strain of the
hard work you do. As a result, you break down, and ruin
your entire nervous system. Don't keep this upl Take
Cardui, the woman's tonic Cardui is made from purely
vegetable ingredients. It acts gently on the womanly organs,
and helps them to do their proper work. It relieves pain
and restores health, in a natural manner, by going to the
source of the trouble and building up the bodily strength*
Mrs. Orace Fortner, of Man, W. Va., took Cardui
This is what she says about it: "I was so weak and
nervous, I could not bear to have anyone near me. I had
fainting spells, and I lost flesh every day. The first dose
of Cardui helped me. Now, I am entirely cured of the
fainting spells, and I cannot say enough for Cardui, for I
know it saved my life." It is the best tonic for women.
Do you suffer from any of the pains peculiar to women?
Take Cardui. It will help you. Ask your druggist
Write to: Ladle*' Advisory Dept. Chattanooga Medldus Co.. Ch*taao?c*\'
tor Sp4dal Instructions, and M-page book. "Hone Treatment lor Woman." seat ton. J 00
LICENSE FEES FOB. HAWKERS
AND PEDDLERS IN LAURENS
COUNTY, 8. O, FOR THE
YEAR A. D. 191?.
Slate of South Carolina,
County of Luurons.
By virtue of an Act of tho General
Assembly of South Carolina provid
ing therefor; Be it resolved by the
I Board of County Commissioners of
Laurens County, in the state ot South
Carolina, in regular annual meeting
assembled, That the license fees to
be paid by hawkers and peddlers do
ing business within said county dur
ing the year A. D. 1913 be and tho
same are hereby fixed in the follow
ing amounts, to wit:
For foot peddlers of goods, wares
and merchandise, Fifteen dollars;
Peddlors of merchandise in two
horse wagon, Seventy Dollars;
Peddlers of merchandise in ono
horse wagon, Fifty Dollars;
Peddlers of stoves, or ranges, for
the first wagon One Hundred Dollars,
and for each additional wagon operat
ed by tho same firm Seventy Five
Peddlers of clocks, Fifty Dol
lars for the first wagon nnd Thirty
Dollars for each additional wagon op
orated by the same firm;
Peddlers of spectacles on foot, Ten
Dollars, peddlers of spectacles in ve
hicle, Twenty Dollars;
Peddlers of lightning rods. Thirty
Dollars for the first wagon and Fifteen
Dollars for each additional wagon op
erated by the same firm;
Peddlers of sewing machines Sev
enty Five Dollars for tho first wagon
and Fifty Dollars for each additional
wagon operated by the same firm;
Peddlers of pianos or organs, for
each wagon operated, One Hundred
and Thirty Five Dollars;
All licenses to bo issued by the
Clerk of Court of said county and to
be of force and effect until the 31st
day of December A. D. 1913, as provid
ed by law.
Provided, that all licenses issued
after the thirtieth day of June, 1913,
shall bo for two thirds tho above
Done In regular annual meeting at
Laurens, S. C. this the 9th day of
January, A. D. 1913.
Attest H. B. HUMBERT,
J. D. MOCK, Supervisor.
Clerk of tho Board 29.3t
Simpson, Cooper & Babb,
Attorneys at Law.
Will practice in all State Courts,
prompt attention given to all business.
Fine piece of property containing I67 acres, 6 i
miles north of Laurens. This is a most desirable j
piece of property, located in a prosperous section J
of Laurens county, convenient to schools and <
churches, only one-half mile from 3arksdale sta- j
tion. This property is divided by the public high- J
way leading from Laurens to Greenville, has nice <
residence, with necessary tenant houses and out- J
buildings, is well-watered and well-adapted to all (
This property is being sold for a division of lega- !
tees and will be sold \
For $45.00 Per Acre.
This property is well worth $75.00 per acre,
but on account of the fact that it must be solid for
division, we have reduced the price in order to
bring a quick sale.
If you are seeking a home and desire to locate
in a choice section of the county, see me early.
Don't Forget I Can Secure Loans and
Make Advances on Real Estate.
J. N. LEAK,
Gray Court. S. C.