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* Local and Personal Mention.
M.T. L.Ltlof Genll.is ule
guest this we(:.: .e i Ai's0 Ann IC l1
retiit-d to the city 3' r e5ildinig I hO
-T H c lve : has r'turt.d hiomiie
a''. -~' en d*-. 'era months in Wil
- A . . ai t, O f G ree nv il , ha s
enwdl- verai days inl the city
v l.and .\r .C. .\. t-larl-0.
. .\lary' Siullivan left last 'wve k
P".\I ,('ll whe-' she will teach m01:0o1
- 'a R: yal, of Al-imtgoimery,
d 'I .1 . lohn . Holt a.*
il :.,ti we-Ik in (;rcn.;mro N.
1h .\lr. amd .\ir:;. Frani 'iatium.
Anl.. illyuff ha-1; retinlied to Ith
c 1'ia somne tI:: Willh
. \i - . i. ('arti ige, in Ai
-\I - iKate' and Ilaitiv 10Ilhelherger'
-\ onday for their i'spective
hool, the former to teach at. Sharoni,
, and th ' latter at Enoree.
- :: J. \loor,. .\lars, off Abbeville,
sp1ent the( -w(ek-eld in tIhe City with
Alirs. .as at the 110m of her parents,
.,\r. and Ifs.G.H.%Wilke.
Dr. and .\Irs. .1. L. .\larfhall, of
'Gri(enwood. Spent Sunday In the City
'vitli the iatter's iarents, )-. an1d Irs.
;. ii. iial.
s 1). Ii. 'ounts, .\Ir. IHenry .ounits
nd .\lisa .llldred ( ounts have return
e1 :o tie (.Iy aft( r s1 idinig iw i s
L il in lien( rsoiville, N. C.
I),,. and I. . r eagup and ram
*, a ( 1ri-. and AlIrs. II. K. Aihen have
retuirn d to the' city afte(-.r i ng the
*,m 1erill I lndersonville, N.
Uis . ( . skhineor, of .Jacksonville,
Flat. formerly .liss AnnieNiae Bryant,
of Ureonville, is visiting l. and Mirs.
E'rniest Machen for several days.
Williaml Rt. .\lCCuenl, jr., has return..
ed to tile City after spending the sum1
'mer season on the Redpath Chuttau
Aiss Onivia Riddle has retu riled
home after a pleasant visit to Atlanta.
Hie was accompanied home by her lity
tie nepliew, Master Oscar Riddle, Jr.
Miss Lucy Vance -Darlington hias re
turned to the city after spending soni
time 'with friends and relatives in Al
lendale and Orangeburg.
Mr. P. A. Mitchell, proprietor of the
P1a !ace of Sweets, returned to tile city
last week after spending som1e time in
Orangeburg with his wife and little
son, who arrived just recently.
Aliss soule lI'ehelberger has re
turned home after spelding the sum
'iner lin Clin ton, where she served 11
relief imaitron at. the Thorn iwell Or
Aliss Kathleen Lander, of PIelz'.er,
spent tle week-end in the city as the
guest of .\iss Sadie Sullivan, w-hile on
her way to 'ellnnettsville to lach this
Mr. .Nash Philpot has retur'ned to
the city after cOntpleting his season's
work with the Redpath chautaguqua.
Hie wvill be at home several wveeks be
fore resuming ils studies at Er'skine
Mirs. i. W. Laws, after spending the
summer wlith1 -her iparents, .\lr3. ando
irs. 11. A. Sulliivan, reCturn'ed to her
home in lm~isville, Ky., Sat urday. ae
compianie'd by her sister,' Aliss Vir
ginia Suillivanl, whio wiil visit her for
AIrs. Rt. 10. Hlabb 'was carriedi to the
Steedly hiospiital atl Spartanburg 1)ast
wveek to receive treatment at the hands
oIf special ists. Mi'. Habbl accompan3)ied
her t here, but has returnmed hlome as
Alirs. iHabib has dleveloped n1o symp11toms1
to Oecaisioni alarm.
Al r. lFran~k 'Cooper, formercily oIf Co..
lambi iia, ait 'ved inl the city3 yesterd(ay
to tatke ciharge of the batteiry service
d11)et ment of t.he Hanley HI ectrlic Co.
Mr. ('ooper! hats had cons ide rabl e ex
per'i'enc'e at thle fac:tory and1( comels
hiere0 higihly r'cononend01(1ed.
Mrs. F . ii. 'Cainie, Miss Caroline
F lemuling an31d Al iss Rth 10ai'st erby will
leave( thle lat ter' part1 of the we'ek for'
Was hi ngt on, i ). ( ., t e spend sever'al
days. They ex leet to join .\lr. Caine,
Mr 3. Th'ios. I'~aster'by and otheris returnt
I ng frain the D)odge factory and r'eturn|
wit tliIhem Illrouigh the country 33.
(ard Fromt Mr. Franks.
I thank my friends throuighout tile
counfty for tile handsome vote accor'd
ed me in the first primary and will be
thankful for' any consideration that is
shown me in the second. if you see
fit to elect me to this OAilc., I shall ac
4eWpt it as an shonoir and a trust, ever
mindifuil of my dutty to thed peopile;
'JIOH N A. 'Fi ANKS.
Catrd Fromi Joe. F. Smilth.
*Hear'tily appreciating, as I dlo, the
Anatgnificent vote accordedi me iast
Tuesday, I thank my fiends foi' theiir
support. Bly your vote I have beefi
-placed in the second race for Sherift
and ff theC goodl peoplie of thi Colunty
Ace fit to elect me to tis ; oilUc(d, I
lprolmie the best serv'ice that I am calu
ale of performing.
.JOID F. SMITII.
Dr. a:id .\lis. WVil Ili I astingsj /1iai,
of is city. have annouc , i
M:1ge1ent of heir daughitr, Margaret,
lo .r. Johi( hie: Cahoun, of Green
ood. iThe wdding' is to take place
at the lel of I b.id's P aetits on
West Alain trt Thur dl y :j v '
0 0 o
Alisses Enieand Rlosalik SullI!van
-terain d (uit a oin et:of, the~ir
friCnds at a delitfitI arly at their
homit onl Siullia treeFt. FiLday even.
int..The houise was Wa r ily dicCOiated
n ld Jt eein vs
greatly iljoyed by all pl.ent. ki)l
''Z ice 0a Pand (ak welrc served.
A larriage which emne as a su
: to thLir mllanty frientd.' t occu(rred
y'steridy afi(r'noonI hO lomel of
lcv. lid warid rlm; ill ('liitont, wieti
Alisl: .\nitllleIN11i Childr-ess was mmlar
ried to Alr. . W. Shell, Rtev. L.ong
otih inting I te !.Ir csence of several
fritelds int11 ately after the cre
m1cnly thle bride anld groom too!z thle
train for a trip to northern citicr. Ihle
bride ik totf".A. tive daug hte r of .\r.
antid Airs. W. P-. Childres; while the
.1o1 is- a prominent.ll youngbusnes
I U ont l) I I " LIiu- 11 us S
itn of the city. Itoth of them have a
hosi of fricitds ill the city Who will he
deeply intc rested in the annone(mn
of their noll:rriage.
Dough"It y -M3 ye,
At r. and .lrs. iD. .\. l0oughty
announceI the marriane.
ci thoeir daugh:1ter
-- .Mr. W'I le r.AW. .\!oy e
on .\londay. Auigust the twenty-third
ninctet ih iindred and wny
Air. and Alrs. i)oughty made their
home in -Laurens for several" years
alndi their dauighter's marriage is of In
tere-t to many of the Younger set of
.aurens, as -,1h was .wll and -favor
-ably knowti here. havilig attended L2au
rens high school, graduating two years
'ter from Akron, South High School.
Ar. .loyc is formerly of 1vergreett,
Ali.hama, ut t,,the present lime is
an employe of the Goodyear Tir and
Rubber Co.. Akron, Ohio.
PLAV NEXT 'Ill UitSDAY.
"tsand" to be (Oiven at. the Opera
louse Next. Thursday Evening. At
TrinIty-iidge the Nfigit Hefore.
"Sand," the local talent. play writ
ten by .\iss Rlebecca Dial and being
-iveni under her direction inl the inte*
st of the ill'iteracy camtpaign in Soith
r'rolinvA, will be given at the Lauren:s
Opera louse next 'Thi rsday night, ac
cor'ding,to thle announnemtent given ouit
by those inl charge. lelehcatsals were
begnit last h'lut1rsday night and have
beetn held nightly since th,.'n wit ia: -
10 intg resutlts.
'lThose whio ha~v( witnei(-sed! the re
Ith:3' sals si eak~ of the w o ' of n th t a
tho" and; the 'ani' in h!+it pira1ise.
Paign againist lilitetney, thet comedy
and~ love st raitn -whtieh tun ith trough Ithe
pllot make it a mnost pieasing #Ilay to
It is the plan of AMiss i al 1(o give
thte play itn sev'eral mtcoiinitiles in thie
vilci nity. 'in factI, thte fIirst performi
an~lce wvill be givenit 11'Trinity--iidge
schtool Wedntesday niightL 'precedintg te
shtowing to he givett htere. Ot her plac
es In the couinty mtay be visited later.
('tnst of ('haaracters.
The fol lowing will be tihe cast of'
Mir. Anderson - - - 0. 1. baong
.\trs. Andersotn - .\ lrs. Jloe Pinnitiey
Warren Andt~ersont - StanlIey (Crews
.Jimmttie An'dersotn - - -W. 10. .\ieng
.\ittinie Niagmra .lones,
l'.\i.tteik .\liss lautcita Ilarksda le
Ihtick 'pshawv - - R. T. ~\Viilo
Sandl(y .ldawton - -- - Allie ~eE'
.\ir. Ii. A. itfarringtonl J. ii. Suillivant
.\1t. Peybton .- - - I1. .\l. WVolff
Truistee anS other113 s.
From'd .. liowar id itfoore.
To t he Voters of' 1aurens C~outy:
I amt very gratefuli for t~he vote thatn
rcceived in, Laur ens toun~tty antd take
this oiportutiljty to ex-press to the vot
flr' of ijatetgs counttty my: ap~preciation
and sitterte thanks fotr the sutpport
that I reevdh l~uens county otn
lth 31st day of Atugust. -in thte first
primary. I 'htope to receive a goodl
vote int the -second primary, andI if
eleet'ed will l19tomise to discharge the
laitics of solicitor fathfulliy and feat'
Ji. I[OWARD1 .\iOORI:,
Ahli)CleJ. , .,
September' 3, 1920.
Singing (Clasis Closes.
The vocal class taught by Prof. T.
P'. Childress at Ilickor'y Tavern, will
iC concliuded Sept embier lith. The
)tthlic is 'invited to attnd, tbring din
Xair antd spendl~ te da~y. Othter sing..
Un' nrn invIted.
AJ" LZAPAL1J&4 a Aly VV A~kIM,
(IrY'jiy -OLs OPEN.
0Nearly n Thousand Puidis Ritport foj
Work inl Wite1 and Colored Schools
The gradled s!Chools of the City op
(d \'im!;;y mlrnin with a large at
tendan e. 0G1 atccouU of the fact tha
tho aulitoriumi at the Central schoo
hl.- bveen divided teiaporar ily hito elaxs
rooms, no opening excrcises were hel(
but or'ganizai0tion-worl was miueda 2te
Yesterday that a 'otal of 9.;9 1
were ~ ~ ~ ~ y 'noldthIi~t aN of thei-a,
11:u;n ;1n the p;'inilary grade's at thlt
rttral sc hoo, ii 164h the high schoo
de:uartment, 1'l at the MLen .\il
nhool ind] '29. in I he colo :e! mc lI, o!
wichel Ilrof'. Thro. "'ander'; is; :1.in i
I1),. Ifv sa! I tint h c.Xit( .!ted a imici
larger errolhilcl witlhin a r'; wei
although the eihool ieitWh' s a. of
r("Idy ta.xeLd to 1thei' vtinomt.
Tlic followin;, i, the cnr"ol "onwm )3
First G rade ...............(;I
F,-: -ond Gra d ................
Third Grad e................
Foteth-Gr: . ........ . ....i
Fifrth Grade .................
Sixth Grade ...............IS
Seventh (I rade ............1!
Total ................... ;!
Highth G;rade .................;
Ninth Grade ..............4!
Tol ith C tr;:de . .............N
-'ivet h Grade ........,...;
T o 21a ...................
Fire'1 rad .e ...............
(-,~l ra d -. ..... . .. .. ...: .
T hir l G rat! ..............;
'ouI-th Gra h ............. 2:,
Total ................... i
Coloredl .4,hool .............. 2! t
G a d T otli) ...................t 9
COU'RT CONVENES WVElDNE-'.1Y,
selellmer Termi Of Criminal C'our
Convenes Wednesdaly Instead141 o
The Sept ember termii of tle Court o
General Sessions will convene nex
Wednesday morning, September 151ith
.Judge Ernest Moolre presiding. On ac
couint of the ilection on Tuesda:
the ope'tning wa"s ordered postponv<
Iy Judge Moore from Monday unti
The Jury commissioniers laiv drawl
the following panel of petit jurors:
Lau111rensl T1ownshilp-F. L. Ilrown, Al
hert Dial, .ino. If. Cutinintgham, 'C. K
Waterloo-.1 no. 11. .\litchell.'.1. Wadi
"Iulhertson, Q. .\. Davis, W. L. Stone
imiter- -A. .1. Johnson.:. I (I. Young
Frank C. Young, G. 11. Dividson, R. .1
Dials-S. M. Unil. A. 1P. Cook. W. C
Holt, (eo. W0. Rabb, .I. If. Loard:);l1l.
suillivan-. G.\.A;hmorv, 11. 0. Aber
crombie. C. W. Wasson, Tandy .\l
HabbJI, It. It. Davis.
Noffz., It. W. trow n, ( . 8. llipp, .1. I1
Seuiffletowvn-O. P. G oodwin, TF. WV
WV. M1. Stevetns, .\1. 1. Lonmg.
Ja~cks---L. b. Copeland, W. L. Weiri
Teiiial .' m1ct in g of thle Coutnt3
I. Y. P .1'. Convention will he hiek
S(eptembIer.I lih. Plantis are bieing
made to effect the piermanen t organ
izatilon of this conveni on, and dlele.
gates fromi all the 11. Y. P. l'.s In thli
out a 'it. Y. P. t'. ar( inivlled and es
I)e'lalliy urged to come. The follow ini
is the p r~gram rot thle mec ti ng:
10:00 A. .\.--Devot ional.
how the 11. Y. P. l'. Differs fion
Other Organizations; in the C'hurch
andit Why thei Neil of the It. Y.'P
U~ic. i aaon.CyeF rn
Yountig (histianiis in .\lissionary'
Activity, and What Will he the
ResulItIin the '''hur tchi. Azi le W~of.
Whbat is Rhle Pa stort's )DtIy and Ri,.
spoiility' Towa rds the Youing
People of is hi(urch. D~r. S. II.
"lhow the 11. Y. '. U. .will E;liiate
Inactivity and Ineffleerey itn Otr
Chutrchies. ..L. llaggott.
11. Y. P. U'.
Organization of County Convention.
J. 'IL. Ilaggott.
Play at TIriit.y-iige.
The Iplay "mud," written b~y Miss
Rebecca Dial and( nowv being rehearsed
by a Lautrens caste, ill he given next
WVednesday eveniing at 8 o'clock at Ithe
T1rinilty-'Ridge school house. The tro
ceeds of the play will be dlevoteid to
the campaIgn aguiinst illiteracy in the
state. The :public is cordially invited
IAURENS, S. C. SOFTh.\lBEIR 8, 1920.
Thoughts of people are
autumn to thoughts of in(
Soon the chill days of I
gatherings of family and
What a comfort to knc
Our furniture is guarar
Our fall display is L
and finest that we have c
We invite you to call z
S. M. & E. I
We have secured a good i
your Overland Car Repair
the shop room formerly o<
We sell the Parts and
East Main Street
Tlo thle VOter'31 of 1 .auren()S 1 louny:
Plea1se'I(311 permil me(t e'xpress to the
votersi of l,aur3''ns (oiunty myI~ $:im-ere io not1
thanks arni dee(ICp and hiiinib). l) appr- lauhrIien~
('intion for the4 veriy blge ma.joityI of ('r lIelt,
voesl recei(ved in this county3 I Aulgulst n 1101 o
::lst in my race0 for Solicitor'. Your1
vote is an1 I expresiion (of ('onfiden1ce in
me1 and1( an3 enfdorsementI of my13 work
as8 youlr Solicitorii. JIf re..elec(teid for' a .8
ne'onid term in the next pirlna ry, Iwil 4n
e;ndeavor' to futh ei nce03 ''i1 my appre0
eint Ion and( grtittleor tohe1 hiouor ni' =..
'onferr'ed On me) by ) rendein'itg faithful
Iwill Inot .have an1 Oppoui) tyl or Under01 and
seeingmany f you ersonllyeutil ed In the
aifterI'1 the 0 elcIon. Th'le rail terIm of II. Copeland3(,
Ciin al Cout 00onven)en at Abhbeville 14mblicI( auti103
03n Se:ptemInberth anIi id my13 du~ties de- ot-h Ca (iroin
mand1 thalit I be in~ at e(3tendane t3)3 ipon ig330I
Cr'im Iial out unt i art er the secondl All that ceI '0
pim~iary-' eel of land1( 13
Th'le oflce of Solieitor' is of vilI Iim- .Jacks T1own
plortane to every l~itIzen in this ('ir-ill' 015.
('lit. 1 tru'ist Ihbit ev'ery: vo0tr -'will ap-3- by las~ of 'j
prec(iate thIs and( v.ot(' In 11he next pi..I lnds of .\1r3s
eOspect fully, JI,. Na betrs. TI.
i II. S1. BTAACKWT':I,. re(l,-,i,, e W(
all andwinterwill bingM.biackt~nSS
trins in thes dinin rofodand
wN that your roorns are correctly
Lteed by the mark of quality and
>y far the largest, most complete
,ver shown. Our prices too are
tnd see the new styles and fin
4. Wilkes &""CO.
allhandc intare nwil ringt bac
WresI e R rinm Hoo, in
cupied by tE.W Mahrean
hvea shon tOu dorthes toor
Lndr seChenwmple ann
nre haic and care naow rtead fntors oiCp
or. Neato r Rbert rso Hotuer in t et
3.WESTlERO VA1,3S>STREE I l TCOLUMIA ES.C
by vitueo th e Cathority Io o jeto~,O~(p
11' and testa in. o lh
3eesd WES w-G E laSTR T, CLA? ,S.
1'0t'da of It. n Onth, Ielto wlv ots
tay i tact.f iehe an par- (S int(a o ~LIc~ h
ingeig nd is J~ it t ' 11 et.in'aiilni
IIand ouS nde o ' othe n nulyorhib'd pri
.t G. 4'it oens '~ ti n o aeo the pist by .ol
one southdby iandse ofI r A. e salh etetgtt
s'1t by lad of t.en. o h0 ash. Puehier t pa fo
itoni's f' sle:n aJh Igredt osr~fle'' t owe e c ts
bigbein atiI ~it stn from dtot of sahe lat thei
~t(Iho tde o te o i ght (' :per cnt. pran m
annaly. Th crdi prton
theureduth bby ofn1hs ofrcha
I. I~eal(MCO.'lW..CIP qion
sI. Istalandsoof..1hnF11,dCu ,