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HO ALUM.N0 LIME PHOSPHATE
I LOCAL AND PERSONAL MENTION. |
Mr. P. H. Madden, of Cross HU, was
a visitor In the city Monday.
Mr. X. B. Dial spent several days in
Chicago last week on business.
Mr. Pierce M. Hellams, of Eden, was
a visitor to the city Saturday.
Mr. Charley M. Wolffe, of Alma, was
a visitor in the city Thursday.
Mr. Hugh S. Wallace, of Shiloh, was
a visitor to the city Thursday.
Mrs. J. M. Lee, of Beufort, is visit
ing her mother, Mrs. 1211a Riddle.
Mr. Jno. A. Madden, of Maddens,
was a visitor to the city Thursday.
Mr. Robt B. Bell, a prominent Pea
Ridge farmer, was in the city Friday.
Mrs. Jno. W. Gore, ol Union, is vis
iting her daughter, Mrs. S. B. Ray.
i Mrs. Mary Prather, of Clinton, vis
aed Mr. and Mrs. S. E. Rray last Fri
Mr. Dempsoy Holder, of Green
Pond, was in the city on business Fri
Mrs. W, II. Dodson spent several
days witli relatives in Clinton last
Hon. C. C. Feathersone, of Green
wood, was a visitor to the city this
Mrs. E. A. Fontherstonc of Green
wood Is Visiting her sister. Mrs. W. A.
Mr. M. Barley Leopard, of Laurens
Route 1, was in the city on business
Miss Mette Spratt, of Chester, spent
several days with Mrs. II. K. Aiken
Cadet John R. Eichelberger has re
turned home after a year's work at
Miss Mattle Mae Neville of Clinton
spent yesterday in Laurens with Mrs.
H. K. Aiken.
Miss Marjorle Gelder has returned
to Laurens after spending the winter
in New York.
Mr. Herbert Sullivan left Tuesday
for Hendersonville, to spend his sum
Miss Minnie Wallace and Mrs. Lu
cia Barksdhle are spending this week
Mr. and Mrs. L. H. Wilson and Miss
Lillian Wilson of Cross Anchor, spent
Monday In the city.
Mr. S. Poole Bolt, of the Hickory
Tavern section, was in the city trans
acting business Saturday.
Miss Louie Simpson, of Clemson col
lege, is visiting her uncle. Mr, Cres
well Garlington in Laurens. ?
Mr. .1. R. Redden and son, B. R. Red
den, of the ML Gallagher section were
visitors in the city Thursday.
Mr. R. O. Sullivan of Tumbling
Shoals spest Sunday in the city with
his brother Mr. J. G. Sullivan.
Miss Anna Sullivan of South Har
per street, left Tuesday for Hendcr
eonvllle to spend the summer.
Mr. S. J. Nelson and Mr. W. B.
Sloan are ottendlng the ?hriners meet
ing in Charleston this week.
Mr. Lyl Moore, the popular sales
man at J. H. Sullivan's has been on
tho sick list for several days.
Misses Nora and Minnie Zimmerman
of ?Vt. Matthews are guests at the
home of Mr. and Mrs. T. J. McAllster.
Mr. J. D. Zimmerman of St. Mat
thews was a visitor in Lauress last
week, the guest of Mr. T. J. McAllster.
Mr. Geo. T. Little, who has been
in New York City for treatment, has
returned to his home is Laurens coun
Miss Evelyn Coekrell, woh has been
visiting relatives In the city for sev
eral weeks, left Tuesday for Norfolk,
Miss Jeanette Miller, of Greenville,
after a week's visit In the city, left
Tuesday for Hendersonville for the
Mrs. D. L. Miller, who has been
spending a while witli her daughter,
Mrs. L. M. Sullivan, left Tuesday for
Mrs. Robert Bland and two children
returned to their home is Saunter Fri
day after visiting relatives and friends
here for some time.
Mr. Walter Manly,, who now holds a'
responsible position with a large
Florence laundry, is spending his sum
mer vacation in the city.
Miss Beth Shell and Mr. W. P.
Thomason will be the delegates from
Laurens to the Baraea-Philathian con
vention at Nashville, Tenn.
Master Hoheit Sullivan, son of Mr.
and Mrs. .J. S. Sullivan, left Tuesday
for Hendorsonvllle, to rusticate in the
mountains during the holidays.
Mrs. J. .1. Pluss will leave today for
Moorchead City and Wrlghtsvllle
Beach, N. C, where she will enjoy the
sea breezes for several weeks.
Miss Julia Hodges, of Greenwood, is
spending some time with her sister,
Mrs. Annie Sherard, at the home of
Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Gilkerson.
Miss Irene Worley, who finished her
millinery season at Swit/.er Com
pany's last week, is visiting friends in
the city this week before going home.
Mrs. Hattie McKay, ol Cheraw, and
Mrs. Walter Stevens, of Lancaster,
who have been visiting Mrs. S. M.
Wilkes, have returned to their homos.
Miss Josie Sullivan left Tuesday for
Lancaster, where she will visit friends
for some time, after which she will
continue to Kershaw for a short visit.
Miss Elizabeth Hill, after visiting
Misses Amelia Todd and Charlotte Mc
Gowan for several weeks, left yester
day for her home In Mooresville, Ala.
Miss Jessie Lee Blackman, of Lan
caster, who graduated with Miss Imo
gene Wilkes at Winthrop this year, is
visiting Miss Wilkes on West Main
Mr. G. Washington Shell returned
several days ago from a business trip
to Atlanta, Ga. Mr. Shell reports busi
ness In that city as being well up to
Mr. and Mrs. Grover Tollison will
move to Columbia in a few days so
that Mr. Tollison may make his sched
ule In the C, N. & L. more conve
Mrs. Clarence E. Gray, of George
town, is spending some time with rel
atives In the city, having come up to
bo present at the Tolbert-Chandlor
wedding last week.
Mr. Thomas P. Snares, of Abbeville?,
who has been visiting his sister, Mrs.
Wm. I). Sullivan, at Tumbling Shoals,
stopped over in the city Sunday on his
way to Spartanburg.
Rev. W. A. Clark has returned home
after visiting his children in Wards,
'Ridge Spring and Dillon. S. ('. Ho was
accompanied home by his granddaugh
ter. Miss Marie Smith.
Misses Amanda and Sara Glenn of
Clinton and Miss May Little of Lau
rens returned home yesterday, after
spending a week with Mrs. J. W. Klb
Mrs. O. W. Leonard and children of
Spartanburg, are visiting at the home
of Mr. and Mrs. W. W. Jones. Dr. Leon
ard came down through the country
Monday to spend the night.
Cadet Will F. Wright, of Clemson,
on his way from college to his home
in Laurens county, last week visited
relatives and friends in Newherry.?
Newberry Herald and News.
Mrs. Maggie Little and her grand
daughter, little Miss Mary Little, of
Laurens county, are visiting Mrs.
Stevie Dowers and other relatives in
Newberry ?Nowherry Obeservor
Mr. H. Terry will leave next week
for Faben, New Hampshire, where he
will attend the national council of the
Junior Order ol Mechanics. Mr. Ter
ry is Inside Sentinel of the state coun
Miss Lucile Hrunson, of Orangel-urg
Miss Margaret Hickman, of MgooJ, I
Tenn., Miss Mable Simpson, of Spar
tanburg, and Mr. Sam Kuporson, ot
Algood, Tenn., are the guests of Mrs.
W. E. Lucas.
Miss Annie H. Garlington won the
second prize $10 on fine needlework
in the great contest in "Harper's Bn
zar" last month. This was quite an
honor as there were five hundred who
Misses Simmons, Cooper and Setzler,
who have been the guests of Miss
Helen Sullivan left yesterday for
Orangeburg, to spend some time with
Miss Simmons. Miss Helen Sullivan
Brooks Swygert, of Laurens, a for
mer Newberrlan, stopped over In the
city Saturday and was given the glad
hand by many old friends here. He
was on the way to Peak to see his
mother, who Is In her 85th year.?
Rev. I>. P. Boyd, of Newberry, has
been visiting in the county for sever
al weeks enjoying the hospitality of
friends and acquahitenees whom ho
served when a pastor In this county.
Mr. Boyd is on the superannuated list
of the South Carolina conference.
The many friends of Mr. L. Esten
McdlOCk, who was with the Brooks
Hardware Co., will be sorry to learn
that he Is no better with fever, at tho
home of his parents, Mr. and Mr.;. M.
P, MedlOCk, near Fait view. II" has
been confined to his room three weeks.
A speedy recovery Is hoped for by his
\ I. Hart. A. B? '12. law 'i i. Uni
versity o' South Carolina, was in Co
luitnbla y sterday. after ? visit to his
home In Laurens. He Is spending to
day in Rock Hill and tomorrow will
go to Charlotte, to act as usher at the
marriage in that city of Miss Anna
Weimer of Charlotte to Harry Jen
kins of Salisbury.?-The state.
Mr. E. H. Hay, of Klssimmee. Pia.,
and Mrs. Brock Dillard, of Spartan
burg, were the guests of Mr. and Mrs.
S. 10. Rfly this week.
Dr. T. ('. Lucas, of Columbia, Mr.
Edwin Lucas, of Walhalla, and Mr.
Alec Long, of Kock Hill, were visitors
in the city Sunday. All of those gen
tlemen wee very much pleased with
the evidences of growth and prosperi
ty is Laurens, Mr Long declaring that
he had not seen such improvement
anywhere else in South Carolina as
could be seen here.
Mr. and Mrs. C. E. Parker, who since
their marriage have been making their
home witli Mrs. Parker's parents, Mr.
and Mrs. W. R. Richey, pending the
I COpletion of the now federal build
ing which Mr. Parker was supervising
left Sunday for Washington, Mr. Park
er's home. Mrs. Parker will remain
I there for several weeks while Mr.
Parker continues to Johnstown, N. Y.,
where he will have charge of another
j governnmet building. Mrs. Parker will
I join him there.
W'Mnnn's Missionary Union.
Program for quarterly meeting of
Division No. 1 of W. M. U. auxiliary
to Laurens association to be held at
Bculah, the last Thursday in June,
10:110?Devotional service conducted
by Mrs. L. D. Hand.
Address of welcome by Miss Radger of
ResiKinse?'Mrs. Allie Coleman.
Roll call of W. M. S. with verbal re
port from each.
Question 1?Can a Christian woman of
today be loyal to Christ who is not
a member of the W. M. S. Mrs. Lil
Question 2?How can we aid in the
Master's work by being a member
of W. M. Society?Miss Ada Hughs,
Mrs. Minnie Wilils, Miss Beulah
1:15?Devotion service conducted by
Mrs. Caroline Farrow.
Discussion on Stewardship, Mrs. (',.
Hipp. Mrs. Sallie Stewart.
Question 3?Why home missions? Mrs. j
Etta Dorroh, Miss Nina Cook, Miss!
Need of throe organizations, V. W. P.,
Sunbeams and R, A. in order thai
the W. M. s. may have a proper
foundation. Mrs. Nannie Bennett,
Mrs. Emma Roper,
We ask as many as can from each
Church in division I to attend this
Miss Rebecca Raggott,
Take notice that on the istli day of
July, I will render a final account of
my acts and doings as Administrator
of the estate of Mary L. Curry, de
ceased, in the ofilce of tile JudgO of
Probate of Laurens coutny at II
o'clock, a. in., and on the same day
will apply for a final discharge from
my trusts as Administrator.
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 he forever barred.
J. C. GRANT,
June IS, 1913.?1 mo.
NOTICE OF ELECTION.
State of South Carolina,
County of Laurens.
Whereas, petitions signed by a legal
number of the qualified electors and
free-holders residing in Hunter school
district No. 2, Laurens county South
Carolina, asking for an election upon
the question of voting out of Mount
vlllo High School Unit No. Pi, have
been hied with the county board of ed
ucation, an election Is hereby ordered
upon said question, said election to he
held on the 5th day of July, 1913, at
the school house In said district, ?In
der the management of the trustees
of said school district.
Only such electors as return real
or personal property for taxation and
who exhibit, their tax receipts and
registration certificates as required
in the general election shall be al
lowed to vote.
Those in favor of voting out the
High School unit shall vote a ballot
containing the word "YES* written or
printed thereon. Those, against same
shall vote a ballot containing the word
"NO" written or printed thereon. Polls
shall open at the? hour of S o'clock in
the forenoon ami/mail remnln open
umil the hour at/4 o'clock In the af
ternoon when ti\/y shall be closed, and
the ballots counted.
The trustees shall report the result
of the election to the count)' auditor
and county superintendent of educa
tion within ten days thereafter.
GEO. L. PITTS,
j7-2t By order of County Hoard.
See .T. C. Burns & Co's. big ad of
cut prices. It means something to you.
(ireneke Started II.
it transpires, according to the An
derson Intelligencer, that the all-day
singings In Laurens are exactly like
those In Andorson.?Greenwood Jour
nal. Laurens is attracting much at
tention as a singing county mid The
Herald and News started it. NVw
berry Herald and News.
MAHOGANY BEDROOM FURNITURE
No Furniture is more dainty and full of charms than the Colonial Outfits we are
inheriting from our grandparents. New models are taking on the same beautiful lines
as our appreciation grows more pronounced.
AS TO PRICE
The very low ptice quoted on this Furniture is due to the fact that we ordered it in
quantities so large. Several times in the past few years we have made similar large
purchases from the same furniture maker?and those who profited by those occasions
will be the best advertisers of this offering, it is not likely that such prieps as we are
now offering can be duplicated later on. y
AS TO QUALITY
Hvery piece is of real mahogany of true and beautiful grain, caiefully and finely
put together with perfect dovetailing, dust proof linings and satin?smooth interiors
characteristic of fine cabinet making, and completed in the soft, old, dull, hand-rubbed
finish. Such bedroom furniture will last generations and give solid satisfaction to its
SOME EXAMPLES OF PRICES
Beautiful Odd Dressers from . $16.50 up
Chiffioneers from $15.50 up
Strictly colonial 3-piece Bedroom Suits from $49.50 up
We are sure- you would enjoy looking through our immense selection of fine Ma
hogany Bedroom Furniture and we give you a very special invitation to call and give
us the pleasure of showing you through the largest stock of quality furniture to be
found in the State.
S. M. & E. H. WILKES & CO.
Statement of the Condition of
THE HANK OF MOUXTV1LLE
Located at Mountvlllc, S. <'., at the
close of business .Inn?' I, 11)151.
Loans and Discounts .. . .$ 12,600.83
Kiirnitnre and Fixtures .. 1,554.08
Hanking House. 2,158.40
Due from Banks and Bank
ers . 5,866.43
Silver and Other Coin .. .. 107.88
Checks and Cash Items .. 76.50
Capital Stock lid In .. ..$ 20,250.001
Surplus Fund. 2.000.00 j
Undivided Profits, less Cur
rent Expenses and Taxes
Paid.'/ ? ? ? 641'
Individual Deposit* Subject
to Check . . /.. S.%7.43[
Time Certificates of Deposit 2,158.00
Cashier's (Checks. 116.501
Pills Payable, including Cer
tificates for Money Borr
owed . 18.500.001
State of South Carolina,
County of Laurens. ss.
Before me came C, M. Fuller, Cash
ier of the above named bank, who, be
ing duly sworn, says that the above i
ami foregoing statement is a tine con
dition of said bank, as shown by the
books of said bank.
C. M. PCLLER.
Sworn to and subscribed before me
this Hth day of June 191.1.
W. E. Crisp
Correct Attest: \V. J. Cluck. J. M.
Simmons, T. W. Boyd, Directors.
Guaranteed Eczema Remedy
The constant Itching, burning, red
ness, rash and disagreeable effects of
eczema, tetter, salt rheum, itch, piles
and irritating skin made clear and
smooth with Dr. Hobson's Eczema
Ointment. Mr. J. C. Fvoland, of Bath,
III., says: "I had eczema twenty-live
years and had tried everything. All
failei,. When I found Dr. Hobson's
Eczema Ointment I found a cure."
This ointment is the formula of a phy
sician and has been in use for year;
not an experiment. That Is why we
can guarantee it. All druggists, or by
mall. Price 60c. Pfelffor Chemical Co.,
Philadelphia and St. Louis.
Statement of tin- (ondifion of
tin: pkoplks low wn kx
?IiiircnN s. (at tin* close
of business .lime 1, 1913.
Loans ami Discounts .. . .$387,1)i(5.23
Bonds and Stocks owned by
the Hank . . 17,000.00
Furniture and Fixtures .. 2,500.00
Hanking House. 10,000.00
Due from Hank:: and Hank
ers . 22,908.31
Silver and Othor Coin .. .. 854.84
Checks and Cash Hems .... 354.35
Capital Stock Paid In .. ..$100,000.00
Surplus Fund. 25,000.00
Undivided Profits, less Cur
rent Expenses and Taxes
Due to Hanks and Hankers 1,942.19
Dividends Unpaid. 10.00
Individual Deposits Subject
to Check. .. 120.152.00
'l ime Certificates of Deposit 88,556.37
Cashier's Checks. 347.75
Hills Payable, Including Cer
tificates for Money Bor
rowed . 30,000.00
Reserve Fund Carried on
General Individual or Sav
ings Ledger. 1,397.56
State of South Carolina,
County of Laurens. ss.
Before me came C. W. Tune, ("ash
ler of the above named hank, who, be
ing duly sworn, says that the above
and foregoing statement Is a true con
dition of said hank, as shown by the
books of said hank.
C. \V. TUNE.
Sworn to and subscribed before mo
this I6th day of June 1913,
W. H. McCuen.
Cornet Attest: .T. W. Todd. W. A.
Waits, J. H. Sullivan. Directors,
J. C. Burns & Co. has the biggest
department store In Laurens you will
come very near finding what you want
in tills one store.
Mr. and Mrs. S. F.. Ray will leave
Monday noxl tor Charleston. Florence
anil othor places.
"Lest We Forget"
Time works quick changes
in the growing gitl Pig
tails and short skirts are soon
forgotten in the maturer
charms of the debutante.
Some-times though you will
ache for a picture of her just
as she romped in from school
Think how ?he would like
one too, in the after years to
show her friends and possibly
Make the appointment while
the thought is ftesh in your
At The McCord Studio.
For Weakness and Loss of Appotito
TheOld8tan<J?fd Kintal itrennthonlag tonic.
OROVH'8 TASTKl.KSS chill Tonic, drives out
Malaria, nnil Imi! N m> t!\<- system. A true tOnlC
aiul sure Appcti/cr. 1 ><: adultfl ami children. 50c.