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tie of Hay's Hair Hea
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ealth and two
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Have you overworked your nervous sys
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Lanrens, S. C.
COLLEGE OF CHARLESTON
South Carolina's Oldest Collcgo
129th year begins September 26th
Entrance examinations at all the
county-seats on Friday, July 11th, at
9 a. m.
Full four year courses lead to the
B. A. and B. S. degrees.
A free tuition scholarship is assign
ed to each county ofylhe State.
Spacious bullding?!, and athletic
grounds, well equipped laboratories,
unexcelled library facilities, and the
finest Museum of Natural History In
Expenses reasonable. For terms
and catalogue, address
DR. CLIFTON JONES
Office In Simmons Building
Phone: Office No. 86; Residence 219
Money to Loan
On improved farm lands
on long time and easy pay
ments at reasonable expense.
J. S. CRIAG,
Laurens, S. C.
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Engineering and Contracting
Land Surveys a Specialty
Concrete Work Skillfully done or in
Drawings and estimates of all Kind.
Telephone No. 346
Laui ens, S. C.
Between Greenville. Anderson and
Greenwood. Effective Thursday, May
16th, 1913. Trains leave and arrive
comer Main and Washington Sts.
7.50 A. M.
11.45 A. M.
4.45 P. M.
5.00 P. M.
7.05 P. M,
10.00 P. M.
8.10 A. M
10.26 A. M.
12.20 P. M.
8 1.40 P. M.
8.10 P. M.
Tickets on sale G. S. & A. Terminal
1*4 North Main street.
C. 8. Allen,
Gen. Pass. Agent.
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The worst cases, no matter of how Iouk standing,
are cured by the wonderful, old reliable Dr.
Porter's Antiseptic Herding Oil. It relieves
Pain and Heals at the aatne time. 25c, 50c, $1.00
THE REPAIR AND MAINTENANCE OE ROADS
If you look at the ordinary country
road after a shower you will see small
ipuddles along tho wheel ruts and
sometimes larger pools. This water
stays on the road surface because it
cannot drain away into the side ditch
es. If you look closely you will see
side ditches which have grown up with
hushes and weeds in many cases, and
whch are so far from tho traveled
part of the road that the rain water
does not drain into them. That part
of the roadway where the wagons
travel is called the traveled way. To
prevent water from standing on the
traveled way the road should he rais
ed in the center and should slope gent
ly into hroad shallow ditches. It is
then said to have a crown. If it is 10
feet from the center of the road to
the side ditch, the surface at the side
ditch should he at least 10 inches
lower than it is at the center where
the horses travel. The road then has
a 10-Inch crown. The rain that falls
on a road properly crowned will run
quickly to the side and not soak into
the surface or form pools. The side
ditches for suface water should run
parallel to the right of way, and
should be oven at every low point so
that the water can run out of thorn
Into neighboring brooks and streams.
If the ditches merely collect the wa
ter from tho road surface and it can
not run away, large pools will be
formed along the roadside, which will
gradually soak into the soil beneath
the road and make it so soft that the
wheels of wagons will cut through the
road surface and soon destroy it.
Smetimes water runs fiom land
along the road into the road and forms
a little Stream down the wheel tracks
or In the middle where the horses
travel. When driveways into farm
yards are built across the Bide ditch
es they frequently form channels for
water from the farm yard to run into
the road. The pipes under driveways
become filled with leaves of rubbish
and the water can no longer run away.
If the driveways that, stop the ditch
water were rebuilt so that no pipes
were necessary and tho ditch could be
left open, much trouble from surface
water would be stopped.
Sometimes a road runs across low
ground or through a swamp where the
road can not be drained by side ditch
es alone. If the road were built high
er like a railroad embankment across
such low land and made with a crown,
it would be dry and hard. Sometimes
a road passes through what is called
a cut. This is a place where the
earth has been dug out. so that the
road cas go over a hill without being
too steep. The water which always
Hows quietly under the ground on hill
sides is known as ground water. In
road cuts such water sometimes manes
the road very muddy, and tin; road
then needs what road builders call
underdrainage. A good kind of under
drainage is a trench to go along un
der the side drain and about 3 feet
Madden, June IG.?Mrs. .1. L. Bass
and children, of Hartsville, have re
turned from a visit to her relatives
near Holly Grove.
Mr. and Mrs. Calcutt, of Augusta,
visited the latter's parents Saturday
night and Sunday. Mrs Calcutt is
pleasantly remembered as Miss Ten
nio Madden and this is her first visit
to home folks since her marriage,
which was a surprise to her friesds
here, in Augusta three weeks ago. Her
friends and acquaintances wish for
her many joys in her wedded life.
The thresher of Messrs. Hall and
Armstrong came into this community
Thursday, last. The oat crop through
here was especially good. The oats of
Mr. J. A. YVofford, which the Adver
tiser commented some weeks ago,
turned out about 65 bushels per acre.
The trustees of New Prospect have
elected Miss Aiken as teacher In place
of Miss Turner. No announcement has
been made whether or not Miss Alken
. The many friends of .Mrs. \V T. Alli
son and Mr\ Mol lie Teague, will be
glad to hear that they are greatly es
joylng their trip to Mr*. Wright, of
Knrooe and Mrs. Larry Martin, of
Mrs. J. A. Woffonl had a pleasant
call Saturday a f tor noon at the home
of Mrs. Rosalie Sullivan. While there
sho had the very great pleasure of
shaking hands with her school mates
of Flosodalo days. Mcsdamfts Bd. Burn*
sides, of Greenwood and Kd. Milam, of
The friends of Mr. .John Sullivan will
regret to hoar that he is now confined
to his bed on account of a fall re
ceived six weeks ago. 'The boy.; who
wore tho gray" will be Krieved to hoar
that their old comrade is now prac
Undo John PInley, who has been
deep and a foot and a half wide. In
this trench a pipe is laid near the
bottom and covered with loose stones
no bigger than an egg. When the
trench is completely tilled with loose
stones the ground water, instead of
soaking into the roadway will Btop
among the stones and bow down the
hill through the pipe.
To keep a road smooth and crowned
the best method is to drag it witlt a
road drag. A road drag is made easi
ly witlt two halves of a log which lias
been split. The log should be about
(; or S incites In thickness and about
Ii or S feet long. The two halves of
the log are set :> feet apart with the
smooth faces forward and upright.
They are then fastened together with
braces set in holes bored through the
log. A pair of horses may be used to
drag the road and are hitched to a
chain fastened to the front half of
the log. The road drag should move
forward so that it slants across the
road in such a way that a small
amount of earth will slide past the
smooth face of the log toward the
center of the road thus forming the
crown. Tho edges of the logs will
smooth out the ruts. The best way
to drag is to begin at the side ditch
and go up one side of the road, and
then down the other. In the next trip
the drag should be started a little
nearer the center and the last trip
over the road the drag may work close
to the center Itself. Small ridges of
earth will be thrown in the horse track
and smeared by the round side of the
log smoothly over the road. The
smearing of tho earth by the drag is
called "puddling" and it (ends to
make the surface of tho road smooth
and watertight titter the sun comes
out. The road is always dragged al
ter it lias rained and not when it is
dry. A good, strong pair of horses
with a well-built drag can drag abut
3 or I miles of road in a day, and it
is tho best way to maintain good roads
In every county some fanner along
each 'I milt's of road should own a
drag and drag the road when it rains,
and he would always find the road is
good condition when he goes to mar
Owing to the fact that many rural
schools were closed at the time when
the prize maintenance essay was an
nounced by Director Ix>gan Waller
Page of the Office of Public Roads, it
lias been decided to extend tho limit
for receiving the essays to October
15, 1013, In addition to the gold medal
given as first prize, two silver medals
will be given its second and third
prizes. If a child who has submitted
one essay previous to the issue of this
notice should care to try auric, lie is
at liberty to do so. but let: he must
be a pupil of a rural school. The -e
is some misunderstanding in retard
to the subject of the essay The idea
is to set the children thlnk'ng how to
better their earth roaus Htil the ma
terial they have at hand.
confined to the louse, is now able to
be out again, his friends and old com
rades will be glad to hear.
Mr and Mrs. G. II. Finley and chil
dren svent Sunday witli Mr. and .Mrs.
Mr. .1. M. Dea nand family spent
the day recently with Judge Thompson
Mr. and Mrs Pitts Henry, Mr. .lohn
W. Henry and Mrs. .1. L Bass and
Children, were the Sunday Kiiests of
Mr. T. S. Langston.
Miss Susie Langston lias been sick
for the past few days hut is better
The New Prospect girls. Misses Ruth
Brown, Kate and Azlle Wofford, are al
borne from Winthrop. Their many
friends will he glad to hear they made
good and captured some of the hon
ors. Miss Ruth was elected House
President of North Dormitory, a very
responsible position. Miss Kate, vlce
Prosident of the D. B, Johnson Rural
Improvement association and .Miss
Azile was again "Distinguished" In her
The petition to call for a vote for
2 mills more has been pretty unani
mously signed?only two opposed to
this extra tax so far reported. This
will help greatly our school here and
shows that we :.t least, desire to be
.Most Children Have Worms.
Ifany mothers think their children
are suffering from indigestion, head
ache, nervousness, WCflknoss, COStlvo*
ness, when they are victims of that
most common of all children's ail
ments?worms, Peevish, Ill-tempered,
fretful Children) who toss ami grind
their tOOth, With bad breath and col
icky pains, have all the symptoms of
having worms, and should lie given
KlckapOO Worm Killer, a pleasant
candy lozenge. Which OXpolfl worms,
fcgualtes tlie bowels, tones up the sys
tem, and makes children well and
happy. KIcknpoo Worm Killer is guar
anteed. Ail druggist;-., or by mail.
Price 25c, KlckapOO Indian Medicine
Co., Philadelphia and St. Louis.
state of South Carolina.
Whereas, petitions nave heretofore
been tiled With tue and signed by
more than one-third of the qualified
electors of those portions of Spartan
burg ami Laurens Counties proposed
to be cut off to form the new county,
and embraced in the following lines,
Heginning at a point where Fair
Forest (. risk intersects the Unfall ami
Spartanburg county line; thence the
run of said Creek the line in u north
westerly direction to a point where
a public road crosses Fair Forest
Creek at Foster's Mill; thence tIn
road to Glenn Springs the lino to the
incorporate limits o!" the town of
Glenn Springs; thence the said In
corporate limits in a southeasterly
direction to its intersection with the
Glenn Springs railroad; thence said
railroad the line to its intersection
with the public cross roads near Phila
delphia church; thence the public
road in a southerly direction to the
Hurnt Factory road; thence a straight
line in a northerly direction to a point
where a branch crosses the public
road near the "old H. 1 lammet place"
thonce a straight line in a northerly
direction to the fork of the roads near
.1 N. Collin's house on the Glenn
Springs public road; thence said
Glenn Springs public road the line to
a point eight miles from the court
house building of Spartanburg Coun
ty; thence the arc of a circle, with
the same number of miles as its ra
dius and the said building as Its cen
ter, the line in a westerly direction
to Its intersection with a road leading
from Lanford'a bridge towards Fair
mont Mill; thence the said road to Its
intersection with a road about one
half mile south of Fairmont School;
thence a straight line to a point on
a public road one-ball* mile south
west of a bridge at Fairmont Mills;
thence ?lue north a straight lino to
Middle Tyger River; thence up Mid
dle Tyger River to its Intersection with
the National Highway near Tyger
River Mills; thence said National
Highway in a westerly direction to
its intersection with a road near the
house of II. 1. Cannon and .1. A. Ilad
den: thence a straight line (s-.">7
>(. w) to a bridge over South Tyger
River; thence up South Tyger River]
to Maple Creek the line, with its va
rious courses rind distances, to a
branch of said Creek which heads at
or near Victor Mills; thence said
branch to its Intersection with a road
west of Maple Swamp School Hollge;
thence said road to its intersection
with a road at the Spartanburg-Grccn
vllle county lino; thence the said
county line in a southerly direction
to Fnoree River; thence the said F.ll
oree River, with its various courses
and distances to the Grcenvillc-Lau
rens County line; thence the said
Greenville-Laurcns county line to a
stake X. N. 13200 feet east of the
C. &W. C. Railroad; thence a line
parallel to the C. & \V. C. Railroad in
a southerly direction for a distance
of I'j miles; thence a Straight line <S
20V6 Wl to a point one-half mile from
the C. & W. C. Railroad; thence a line
parallel to the said C & W. C. Rail-:
road in a southerly direction to its In
tersection with the Incorporate limits
of the town of Gray Court; thence
the said incorporate limits the line in
a southeasterly direction to a point
one-half mile from the C. \- W. C
railroad; thence a line parallel to the
c. & W. c. Railroad in a southerly
direction to a point eight miles from
the court lions- building Of Lauren*
County, thence the arc of a circle,
with said number of miles as its ra
dius and with said building as its Ren
ter, the line in a southeasterly direc
tion to its Intersection with the town
ship line between Scuflletown and
.lacks townships, in Lnurcns County:
thence the said township line the line
to Its intersection with the Laurens
and Union county line; tlipnco the
said county lino the line to a point
Whbro the Spartan burg., 'and Union
county line intersect..;, the same;
thence the said Spflrtnnburg-lJnlon
county line to the; beginning point.
And whereas, the boundaries of the
proposed new county, the number of
inhabitants, the taxable property, as
shown by the last tax returns, and'
that the proposed lines do not run
nearer than eight miles to any court ;
house building now established, are
as set forth in said petition.
And whereas, the- report of the Com
mission appointed by me to ascertain
the facts as provided for in the Act
of 1905, now known as sections 030,
f.:!7, r.;tS. and 639 of the Code of Laws
of South Carolina, Volume I. as to
whether the; requirements of the; Con
stitution as to area, distance, wealth,
population, et oetra, have been com
plied with, has been filed, stating that
the law has been fully complied with,
and the number of square miles In
the proposed new county Is four hun
dred and seven square miles, leaving
to the County of Spartanburg more,
than five hundred square miles and!
to the County of Laurens more than
live hundred square miles.
Now, therefore, I, Col" L. Blcasc,
as Governor of the State of South
Carolina, by virtue of the power con
ferred upon me by the Constitution
and laws of this State do hereby or
1. That an election be held in the
territory embraced within the pro
posed new county on the 29th day of
?Inly A. I). 1913, upon the question of
creating the said new county and that
at such election the qualified electors
within the proposed area shall vote
upon said question. tnose favoring
the proposed new county to vote
"Yes", those opposed to VOtO No".
2. Thai the Commissioners of the
State- and County Election! of tho
Counties of Spartanburg and Laurens
respectively shall mal;.' all heCOS uy
arrangements for holding said elec
tion and shall appoint manage and
do all other things liccosaary for the
bedding of the Brimo.
That the County Supervisors of
the said Counties respectively shall
have- prepared printed tickets as per
the following form, and as provldod
for |n section 286 of the Code of Laws.
1912, Volume I, and furnish the- Bam<
to the Commisslone-rs of Eloctlon t?
t >oot )!')ti)C):)iut',)<')(')(r)(,)ir)tr)<n<r)ii)ii)Oii)ti
it is t lie ambition <>)' evoi*,y father to ?et.* Iii?
boy some ?luv noourely fixed In it itloe buHlnoatt?
Jf you snvo moncv Foi* no other purposet why
not begin now jmttIntr money in tho hnnli J'oi*
YOUR HOY'S FUTURIST Hcrhnpn thnt mnme
money that will set your Ijufy*up In htittinotiH will
tunke ii oomforttible <>/</ figfo )"oi* y<>?.
I>0 YOUR It.A ZV It I ZVCi WI TH IIS.
We pay 1 per oetit itttoro&t eompountlett
.V. II. 1)1.\I? 1>res. C. ll. HOl'llH, Cnshier
0 :i H >? if H if if if <f m .
Im- noil! by them to the Managers oT
Flection lor the UH0 of the Voters, to
(Form or Itullot.)
Special Election upon the question or
the formation of a new county out of
parts of Spartaiiburg ami Laurens
Counties, held July 29th, 1913,
Shall the New County bo Formed?
Where shall the County Seal lie lo
What shall its name he?
I. That at said election the ques
tion of a name and a county seat for
said proposed new county shall also
l>c submitted to the said qualified
5. That said election shall he hold
under the same rules and regulations
as are provided for by law tor rogll
lor general elections: that the man
agers shall he appointed as provided
in section fill, Code Of Laws, 1912,
Volume I. and he sworn before en
tering upon the discharge of their
duties, and I hoy shall open the polls
at seven o'clock in the morning and
keep the same open until lour o'clock
in the afternoon, whereupon the polls
shall he closed, Ihe votes counted, a
written return of the number of votes
cast for and against the formation of
the proposed new county, also thel
name thereof and the location of the
county seat therein, shall he made,
signed, and certified to by the Manti
?gors of Election, and. logother with
the ballot box, ballots, and poll list
shall be turned over to the Commis
sioners of Election as required by
law; that the Commissioners of Elec
tion shall then tabulate the votes and
make return thereof as required, by
law to the Governor ofj>ne State and
to the Secretary or State, ami also
file a copy of tho jyojio in the olllce
of the Clerk ol oun of Common
Fleas for each of said counties of
Spartanburg and Laurens.
In testimony whereof I have
hereunto sei my band and
caused the fir eat Seal of
the State to he affix Od, at
Columbia, this 20th day of
(SEAL) May, in the year of our
Lord One Thousand Nine
Hundred and Thirteen, of
the Independence of 'he
United States of America
the One Hundred and
(Signedi COLI'. L. 11 LEASE,
Ry the Governor: (Jovcrnor,
lt. M. McCOWN,
Secretary of State.
Notice ei' Election.
State of South Carolina,
County of Laurens.
Porsuant to the proclamation of
His Excellency, Cole L. Blease, Gov
ernor of South Carolina, and in ac
cordance with the terms and provi
We. the undersigned Commissioners
of County and State elections, for the
County of Laurens, in the State of
South Carolina, do hcroby order an
election on July 29th, 1913, for the
purpose of voting on a New County to
be formed from certain territory to
be taken from the Counties of Lau-'
r< n and Spartanburg, a full and com
plete description of Which is set
forth in said proclamation.
Now, therefore, we. thb said Com
missioners of County and State elec
tions, for the .-aid County and State,
do hereby appoint the following Mali
ngers of election at. the precincts
hot ein below named:
.1. M. Fleming
E. II Moore,
W. ii. Urummond.
.i. it. Cook
w. r. I'atton
v. 0. Edwards.
R. I:. G?sset!
E, F. Flnchor
W. w. Yoai'Ktn
.1 II. Mall.
W. I I till lo
W. C Crow
0. It. Wallac?.
1. It. Dial
C, it. Leonard
('. ('. Jones
S. 10. Con try
S. c. Hill
I (rooks. Cooper.
W. M. Meyers
A. I1;. CltiVOIUIld
IV I.. Donnoti.
Thai only the t|tialiflcd oloolord re.
siding within thai portion of DlalH
Township within the proposed area oC
the said New County shall he allowed
to vote at Cray Court and Power
Shop, and Hint such electors shall voto
ai lhe place at which their Registra
tion Certificates entitles them to vole;
That only the tpialiflCtl electors ?'? 10
reside within that portion of Souflh
Town Township within the propo i
aretl of the said New County shall
lie entitled to vote at. LailK >l( ?''?.
And thai only the qualified electors;
who reside within that portion of
Youngs Townshjjr' within the proposed
area of said New County shall he en
titled to vole at the place which their
Registration Certificate entitle.- them
The Managers of the election shall
require of nny elector offering to voto
at tins election, and before allowing
him to vote, to comply with the gen
eral election laws of this State,
Tho polls shall open at 10voii
o'clock A. M and close at four
o'clock P. M
.fno. M, CANNON.
I ( '. Me DA NIKI,,
Ij, II. BLMASIC,
Commissioners of County and StatO
Elections for Latirons County, South
HrWge to I.cl.
On Tuesday tho fust day of I ii, a.
D., I (IUI at I o'f lock !>. M the Hoard
of County Commissioners of Laurent*
County will let to the lowest rospon ?
slhlo bidder tho contract for building
a bridge over Kcedy River at Tumb
ling Shoals, in said county according;
to plan.; and spuificalioris to be ex ?
hlbited at Hie letting. All bids must,
lie accompanied by a certified cheek,
of $iou.'mi as guhrprntco of gooil faith
that bidder will it' awarded contract
oxecuto written contract and sal ???
factory bond, for performance of samo
Within ton days after award. Thn
right is explicitly reserved to f tjcct
any or all bids.
Done at Haarens, S. C, June 10th,
IDKi in pursuance of a resolution ot
said board of date June 3, 1913
II. H HUMBERT,
4G-3t Co. Supervisor.
POPIIAM'S ASTHMA REMEDY
gives instant reih i at:<l aa absoluta cure
in all coses i>f A'Smma, Bronchitis ind
Hay Fever. Sold by drtiygists ', mail oa
receipt of price $i <>o.
TrUil Pftckftgfl i'V mnll 10 rents.
WIIJ IAMS MFC, CO., Props., Cleveland. Ohio
LAU HE N S DKUU CO.
l.anrerm, s. c. _
IF YOU HAVE
A House i$> Move See
A. C. BRAMLETT
Laurens, S. C.