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WAT. rEWBRBtY NBBDbS.
A Board of Trade or Board of Commerce to
Look to the.dty's Interests.
The business men of Newberry needs
to awake to the interests of their city
and see that it is corning to the front
and keeping up with other cities of its
size in the State and throughout the
South.
We read in our exchanges from neigh
boring towns where the Board of Trades
or Board of Cornerce of those towns
are holding meetings and taking up and
advocating movements that will benefit
their city and, of course, themselves.
This is what Newberry needs, and
why is it that some wide-awake citi
zens do not take the initiative and call
a meeting to organize such a board.
There are several things right at this
time which such a body could take up
and by agitating put on foot movements
that would, in the end, result in much
good for Newberry.
For instance, there is but little doubt,
if we had a Board of Trade and the
matter of a union depot, which is at
the present time a pressing need for
the convenience and accommodation of
the public, was taken up, it would re
sult in one being erected, or the coming
together of both roads in such a move
ment. -
Then again the subject of steel
bridges across Scott's creek, near the
depot, to take the pla.ce of the danger
ous and sightly trestles now there,
could be taken up and presented to the
railroads, which might result in the
erection of new bridges-meaning an
expenditure of several thousands dol
lars here and something that would
prove an ornament instead of an eye
sore.
Then there is the much talked of Bell
Telephone question, in the solution of
which a Board of Trade could do much.
Some of these things do not come
properly before a city council for solu
tion. Their duty is to make and exe
cute the laws-and in taking up these
questions often times it reacts against
the object aimed at, and results in
defeat of what would be best for the
city. People generally revolt at the
idea of even having the appearance of
being driven to do a thing.
A Board of Trade in a city could do
much by having different committees
of business men appointed to talk up
and gather information on all subjects
and keep an eye-single to the upbuilding
of the city, and in the end result in
lasting and untold improvements.
Let Newberry try it! Who will call
a meeting of the citizens and organize
the Board?
PROSPERITY NEWS.
All the Local News of a Live Town--Trans
fer of Real Estate--Personal and
otherwise.
Prosperity, S. C., January 21.-Miss
Marie Bobb, after spending the milli
nery season in Marion, S. C., has re
turned home.
Four of the seven car loads of steel
for the bridge over the Saluda has ar
rived. Many hearts will beat glad
when all has.been placed and the bridge
open to travel.
Mr. E. D. Bedenbiaugh, of Columbia,
spent a few dayr. *at the old1 home,
arriving here last Saturday.
Mr. M. H. Boozer is nowv making his
home In Prosperity.
Mrs. Jeff Beacham, of Ninety-Six, is
visiting here.
Mrs. Eliza Sheppard, after a visit of
some length with our people, has re
turned to her home in Kershaw county.
The death of Col. Holloway has taken
us all by surprise. So long has he been
associated with that institution --the
State Fair-which has given the whole
State a kind of holiday, that we in
stinctively ask the effect his death will
have.
Rev. D. P. Boyd, of the Newberry
Circuit was on our streets today.
Rev. W. A. Lutz, upon the receipt of
a message announcing the serious ill
ness of. his sister, left for North Care
lina early in the week.
Miss Ola Hair has been visiting in
Blackstock, in which city on last Sun
day she was married to Mr. H. W. Me
Lean. Of course the young couple
will.include Prosperity in the wedding
tour.
Another important transfer of rei.al
estate is reported in Prosperity. Dr.
G. Y. Hunter and Mr. P. C. Singiey
have bought from Mr. A. H. Kohn the
two lots on which are the frame build
ings formerly occupied by the old dirug
store and B. B. Shumpert & Co. This
doubtless means a rebuilding of that
part of town, and in this we all rejoice.
Ministerial Association at Prosperity.I
On Monday evening Jan. 12th the
ministers of Prosperity .met and or
ganized a Ministerial Association. The
hope is that by exchange of thought
and experience each one may be better
fitted to fill his place as a unit of God's
working force 'in our several fields.
Revs. W. A. Lutz and Chas. M. Boyd,
were selected to fill the officers of
president andl secretary respectively.
The meetings will be held in the pas
tor's study of the A. R. P. church at
71 o'clock. on the Monday evenings
after the 1st, 2d and 3d Sabbaths of
each month. We invite all neighoring
brethren to attend.
Chas. M. Boyd, Secretary.
Moved to Columbta.
Mr. R. J. Miller, who has been con
ducting a resturant and fancy grocery
in this city, has moved his stock of
goods to Columbia, and will hereafter
VAIOUS AND ALL AbUT -
Mr. E. P. Smith, of Athen8; Ga.,
was in the city last week.
It is said that a ten-pin alley will be
opened in the city at an early date.
Mr. Leon Robinson, of Baltimore,
was in the city on business last week.
Mr. H. E. Stanley, of cbarlote, N.
C., was in the city on business last
week.
The next attraction at the opera
house will be "The Folks Up Willow
Creek."
Alderman A. T. Brown has been in
Atlanta for the past few days selecting
stock.
"The Folks up Willow Creek" is a
delightful. blending of comedy, senti-:
ment, sensation and music.
A large delegation of our citizens
went to Columbia the first of the week
to attend the inaiguration of the new
governor.
Mr. W. S. Melton has opened his
business again at the old stand, and is
better prepared than ever to serve his
customers.
Lee's birthday passed unobserved
in Newberry, save possibly by some
short commemorative.exercises in the
city schools.
The first real freeze of the season
was upon us on Tuesday. It began
raining Monday night early and by
morning the earth was covered with a
coat of ice.
Wood dealers went up in price this
week, and those who were caught by
the cold soap without wood had to
come up with an extra quarter of a
dollar on the load.
Mr. Jesse Coats, an expert linotype
machine operator, of Richmond, Va.,
is spending a few days this week with
his mother at Helena.
John Suber and John Coleman, both
colored, were sent to the county chain
gang yesterday for thirty days each,
by the mayor, having been convicted of
petty larceny.
While "The Folks up Willow Creek"
is a roaring rollicking comedy, its
humor is clean, harmless, innocent and
refreshing, the kind that all refined,
sensible people enjoy and approve.
Great Sachem J. H. Hair will go to
Abbeville in a few days to institute a
tribe of Red Men, where they have se
cured about thirty members, compos
ed of the best citizens of Abbeville.
Rev. W. L. Seabrook will take a
portion of President Cromer's work in
the chair of mental and moral philoso
phy in Newberry College during the
time Dr. Cromer may be employed in
canvassing for funds for-the new build
ing.-Lntheran Visitor, 22nd.
Mr. H. A. Myer had a very severe fall
Tuesday morning. He did not know of
tha sleet and frozen rain on the steps
and attempted to come down a high
flight in the dark when he slipped and
fell to the bottom. Fortunately he
esc:+ped with a few bruises.
We are told that Dr. Cromer caused
the audience to almost go wild in
Charleston Wednesday night when he
arose to respond to his test. He began
by t. "ng them that such a spread as
he hau just enjoyed at the hands of his
Charleston friends was a surprise, as he
had been told that the people of Char
ieston didn't even want a "Crum."
-Married
January 7th, 1903, by Rev. R. .
Ligon, Mr. W. B. Crouch .and Miss
Maud Hyman, daughter of Mr. Henry
Hyman, of this county.
State Convention Y. M. C. A.
The State Convention of the Young
Men's Christian Association will meet
in Greenville, February, 7th-10th, on
account of which occasion the C. N. &
L. Railroad Company will sell round
trip tickets to Greenville at rate of
$3.95 from Newberry and $4 from Pros
perity. Tickets on sale February 6th,
7th and 8th, limited to 11th.
NIoble Work of Bachelor Maids.
The Bachelor Maids, of this city,
have done much within the past few
years to alleviate suffering on the part
of the poverty-stricken of the city,
when such was called to their attention.
Their work is a noble one and they (de
serve the aid and assistance of all our
citizens when they undertake to r'aise
funds to carry on their noble wvork.
To Visit Atlanta.
A few (lays ago at a joint meeting of
the Commissioners of Public Works and
the Board of Health it was decided to
send a representative of each board to
Atlanta to look into the rules and reg
ulations governing sewerage 'systems
preparatory to adopting rules and regu
lations governing the New berry system,
and. it was decided that Supt. F. M.
Boyd andl Mr. E. Cabaniss make the
trip). These gentlemen will go to At
lanta in a few (lays for this purpose.
kra,In-Fond Nog,g8inse.
Another ridiculous food fad has been
branded by the most competer t authori..
ties. They have dispelled the silly no
tion that one kind of food is needed for
brain, another for muscles, and still
another for bones. A correct (iet will
not only nourish a particuiar part of
the body, but it will sustain every other
part. Yet, however g[ood your food
may be, its nutriment is destroyed by
indigestion or dlyspepsia. You must
prepare for their a ppeara ace or pre
vent their coming by taking regular
doses of Green's August Flower, the
favorite medicine of the .healthy mil
lions. A few doses aids digestion,
,stimulates the liver to healthy action'
pgurifies the blood, and makes you feel
buoyant and vigorous. You can get
this reliable resnedy at W. E. Pelhami
$& Son.
Get Green's Special Aliman.
DEATH' OF COL.
T. W. HOLLOWAY.
HE DIED SUDDENLY AT HIS HOME AT
POMARIA TUESDAY NIGHT.
One of the Oldest and Most Respected Citi
zens of the County-He Will be Missed
Not Only at Home But Through
out the State-Buried at Beth
lehem Yesterday.
The sad news was received in New
berry Wednesday morning of the death
of Col. Thos. W. Holloway at his home
at Pomaria Tuesday night at 11 o'clock.
Col. Holloway had been suffering
more qr less with rheumatism since
last fall, having had a severe attack
last October. A great deal of the time
lately he had been confined to his room,
but on Monday he was up and walking
about. Tuesday night at 11 o'clock,
unexpectedly, he died.
The following sketch of Col. Hollo
way is taken from the Columbia State,
of the 21st.
"Col. Tom Holloway was one of na
ture's noblemen; no finer South Caro
linian ever lived. His friendship was
undying. His devotion to his State was
part of his existence. He stood for all
that was high and elevating. For sev
eral years conditions were such that
but for Col. Thomas W. Holloway the
State fair would never have been in
existence today; there were times when
the Fair society was Thomas W. Hol
loway.
"Col. Thomas W. Holloway was born
in Newberry county March 28, 1829.
His school advantages were limited,
but by wise and careful self-culture he
has acquired a ready and accurate
knowledge of the English language,
and accumulated a large fund of useful
information on general subjects.
"At the age of 15 years he was bereft
)f father and mother, and was com
pelled to rely upon his own efforts to
mupport himself and to prepare for
ife's duties.
"In 1846 he went to Columbia and en
,aged himself as a clerk in a grooery
store, until the Columbia and Green
ville railroad was built, 25 miles from
Columbia, where he was placed in
3harge of the freight department. The
road being continued to Newberry, he
was traniferred to that place as agent,
but at that time he was too young to
rive a bond.
"In 1852 Mr. Holloway was elected
!ashier of the Bank of Newberry,
which position he held until he pur
thased a farm at Pomaria in 1855, en
raging at the same time in meachan
lizing and farming. Thesformer busi
iess he continued until 1890, while also
iving his attention to the supervision
)f his farm, of which he was very fond.
"He has employed his unwearying
energies in his spare time in perform
ing the pressing duties of secretary of
the State Agricultural and Mechanical
Society of South Carolina.
"Col. Holloway was a member of Po
naria-Grange, No. 27, K. of H., at its
3rganization, and the first worthy mas
ber. The State grange was organized
.n 1873, and he was the worthy steward
intil 1877, when he was elected secre
ary, which position he held until that
rder was superseded by the Alliance.
"Col. Holloway became a member of
~he State Agricultural and Mechanical
Society of South Carolina at its organ
zation in 1858, and was head clerk un
ler the late secretary, A. G. Summer,
mnd also under Robert G. Gage, who
succeeded Col. Summer, until the War
Between the State.
"In 1869 the society was reorganized
with Gen. Johnson Hagood as presi
lent and the late I). Wyatt Aiken as
secretary. Under this organization
Mir. Holloway held the position of head
alcrk until 1874, when Col. Aiken de
:lined re-election, and Mr. Holloway
succeeded him as secretary and treas
irer. Owing to the increased work of
the two positions the twvo offices were
livided a few years ago, and he has for
many years been secretary alone.
"Under his judicious management
the State fairs have been a series "f
progressive successes. Col. Hollow..y
has repeatedly received the merited
:listinction of being most aggressive
and best qualified secretary in any of
the States.
"Col. Holloway has been twice mar
:d. By his first union he has three
children and 14 granchildren. His sec
Dnd wife is still living, as are their two
children, a son and (laughter.
"His faith was in connection With the
Lutheran church, and he has been a
member of the board of trustees of
Newberry College for many years. By
his active interest in this institution,
and in other ways, he showedl himself
the friend and patron of higher educa
t.ion.
"his course in life was, in a large
measure, dlirectedl by the advices andl ex
amp)le of the learned and pious Chief
Justice Belton O'Neall, of whom he
was a protege."~
The funeral was held at Bethlehem
church yesterday morning at 11 o'clock,
of whici. church Col. Holloway was an
earnest andl consistent member and
officer. Col. Holloway was the father
of Mrs. Edw. R. Hlipp andl H. C. HIol
loway, Esq., of this city, who with the
o)ther members of his devoted family,
have the heartfelt sympathy of the en
tire citizenship of the county in this
their sorest trial.
The Hiser Millinery Co.
will have some pret ty niew ribbonq
for holiday trade, and they are
closing out every hat and fe'ather in
their stock at actual cost.
SPECIAL REPORT OP SUPBRINTBNDBNT
EUGENB S. WBRTS.
A Review of What Has Been Done During
His Administration, and What Needs
to be Done to Help the Schools.
The following report of Superinten
dent of Education Eug. S. Werts, is
taken from the annual report of the
State Superintendent of Education:
Notwithstanding my efforts to raise
the standard of education in my county,
I have met with some difficulties which
held in check somewhat, the progress
that might otherwise have been real
ized.
UNIFORM TEXT-BOOKS.
One of the most noticeable of these
difficulties, perhaps, was the adoption
of new text-books in the schools. I
found in my efforts to enforce the law
respecting the "New Adoption" that
in many of the schools there were pa
trons who felt financially indisposed to
comply with such a wholesale change
of books. As a result the enrolment
throughout the county was greatly di
minished. This difficulty, however,
has been met successfully, and I am
glad to say that every school in the
county has fallen in the line of advance
ment and is now using a uniform set of
books.
TEACHERS IMPROVED.
I am gratified to note that in the last
two years the teachers have attained a
marked degree of efficiency, and, as a
whole, have done very faithful, efficient
and most satisfactory work. It is evi
dent, however, that in order to secure
the services of the most competent and
expert teachers there must be an in
crease of salary, such as will warrant
the employment of such teachers. I
am glad to state that the salaries for
teachers in Newberry County for the
past two years have increased some
what, and there are now few teachers
in the county who receive less than
thirty dollars per month for a term of
six to nine months.
CERTIFICATING TEACHERS.
In pursuance of my desires to raise
the standard of education and secure a
more thorough and efficient corps of
teachers, it has been my aim and pur
pose always to be very careful as to the
grading of examination papers and thus
allow no persons to receive first grade
certificates except those who are justly
entitled to and worthy of the same.
TEACHERS' ASSOCIATION.
We have a Teachers' Association
'hat meets the second Saturday in
every month. By this means of bring
ing the teachers in contact with one an
other much good has been accomplished
in the way of educational progress.
Our association is neeting with marked
success, and I feel proud of the fact
that I have conducted so successfully
such an important organization in my.
county. I think, to promote the cause
of education, every county in South
Carolina should have some kind of
teachers' association.
SCHOOL HOUSES.
As a whole, the school houses are
good, and I think wvill compare with
those of any of the counties of the
State. Many of them are new and
well equipped with modern improve
ments in the way of patent desks and
other school furniture. There are still
a few old school houses in the county
that I hope very soon to have removed
and have erected in their stead mor~e
modern and up-to-date buildings. In
this connection, howvever, it is pleasant
for me to note that in the town of Pros
perity there is soon to be erected a
handsome and well equippledl school
building that will add honor andl credlit
to the town. I am always glad to en
courage such enterp)rises of this kind.
NEED MORE MONEY.
One of the greatest needs resp)ecting
our educational facilities here in the
South, is more money. We must have
it before we can ever hope to educate
the great mass of cur people. One of
the best plans for obtaining more mon
ey, now in op)eration, is the levying of
a special tax for the ~schools. There
are at p)resent ten school districts in
my county that have a special levy of
two mills, and 1 should be glad indleedl
if all school dlistricts in the county
would adopt this plan of advancing the
educational interests of the ir respect
ive schools.
NEED OF COMP'ULSORY EDUCATION.
Trhere is one more very important
feature I should like to include in this
report, and that is the irregularity on
the pare of p)arents in sendling their
children to school. Although t he plan
of our educational system is by no
means an ideal one, it (does seem that
parents might make the proper use of
what opportunities are afforded them
under the present system, and send(
their children to school as regularly as
possible. I am convincedl that if pa
rents are uInder obligations to their
children in one resp)ect, they are so in
all respects. Since the Ruling Power
of the Universe has blessed man with
Children, iIe did it that they might he
brought up in such a wvay as to be most
useful to their country, and glorify
Hlim. To this endl it is necessary for
our children to be educated, and, as
the head of education in Newberry
County, I hope to see some kind of law
enacted that will require parents to
sendl their children to school.
IIOP'E FOR Till. FUTTURE.
It shall he my lan in the next term
of my administration to continue my
same line of advancement, and by the
end of the next two years I hope tc
realize marked and wonderful progresh
in the schools of Newberry County. 1
hope to make Nwhnery econnd to nonn
n the State in respect to her educa
tional interests.
For fear of indulging too long on this
review I shall now close with thanks
and sincere praise for the very valua
ble and high-toned way in which you
have conducted the affairs of education
in South Carolina during your term of
office. I am sure, in going out of oflice,
you carry with you the honor and re-'
spect of every true citizen of South
Carolitna.
Hoping that this report may be of .
benefit to you, I am,
Very truly,
Eug. S. Wetts.
A Coming Marriage.
Cards are out announcing the mar
riage in the Central Methodist church
of this city, Thursday, February 5th,
at high noon, of Mr. Davis Mott Wells,
a prominent traveling man of Columbia,
and Miss Sara Lane, of this city. Mr.
Wells has been coming to Newberry
for several years, and has made many
strong friends among our citizens.
Miss Sara is the only daughter of Mrs.
Harriett Lane, and her circle of friends
is large, all of whom join in extending
congratulations in advance of the hap
py event.
The German Friendly Society.
Mr. H. A. Meyer returned yesterday
from Charleston, where he had gone to
attend the one ' -indred and thirty
seventh annual dinner of the German
Friendly Society at the Freundschaft
Buind Hlall, of which he is a member.
Mr. Meyers reports a most delighdful
time, having the very best of every
thing imagionable to eat and drink,
and the very best of music. Mr. Meyer
states that. )r. Geo. 11. Cromer, of
this city, was the orator of the occasion,
and says that the :peach of Dr. Cro
mer on this occasion was one of the
grandest he ever heard. Mr. Meyer
was delighted with the trip.
The Auditor's Rounds.
Auditor Cromer or an authorized agent
is now making a tour of the county for
the purpose of taking tax returns. le
will be glad for as many as possible to
meet him at each appointment. HIis
appointments are as follows.
At Jolly Street January 24th.
At Sligh's January 26th.
At O'Neall's January 27th.
At Si. Lukes .January 28th.
At Prosperity January 29th and 30th.
And at New berry until F'ebrutary 20th,
On account of the very inclement
weather Auditor Cromer was unable to
meet his appointment at Maybinton,
but will be at this place on the 2nd day
of February.
Letter to Wm. Johnson, Newberry, S. C.
I)ear Sir:--Would you like the agency
of Devoc Lead and Zinc paint-- -the
"Fewer-gallons; wears-longer" paint?
It is fair to tell you that it is going
to lessen the amount of paint sold in
your town for each job; but is is going
to more-than-double the satisfaction
that peCople have found in other paint;
and the dealer that secures our agency
is going to increase his business by get
ting more jobs.
It has never failed to do it. W. H.
Arnold & Co., Watervillle, Miine,
bought $105 of DevoL leadl and1 zinc in
1898. In 1901 they bought $1 155. D)oing
Brothers of Lowville, N. Y., bought
$29 in 1899. In 1901, $1991. Fowler &
Sellers, White Plains, N. Y. --1898,
$166; 1901, $1762. Leggett & Peddie,
Glens Falls, N. Y. -1899, $382; 1901,
$379G.
Write to them.
You can't knmow too much about a
paint. that's going t o increase b)usiness
like that, and (Io 5o much for the p)eo..
l)le of your towvn. Yours truly,
F. W. D)EvoE & Co.,
New York.
"Just Splendid."
We doubt whether there is any one
thing on earth that will aflfordl the
hou.-ekeeper as much p)leasure as a
flour that will give her p)erfect satis
faction. T1hat flour is "'Cli fton."' Let
us but once get a sack of ''Clifton''
flour in your home and we invite you
to try other brands to your heart's
content. Such compllarisonls only bring
out the superiority andi( excell'ence of
''Clifton.'' Iayes & McCarty, E'. 11.
Hippj and L. W. Cosby sell it.
WILCOX CONVICTEDI
Of Murder of Nellie Cropsey and is
Sentenced to Thirty Years
Imprisonment .
Hlertford, N. ' . ,,Jan. 21. T-'1he jury
in the Wilcox trial this a fternoon re
turnedl a verdict of murder in the second
degree. 'The prisoner was sentenced
to 30o years imprisonment at hard labor.
Notico of Filial Scitlciliotit al U)i80l1a10.
TCE IS IIEIl'iIYGIVE:NTH'ATr
.w wialae ai finail settlement oni
the estate of George A. Cook, deceased,
im the Probate C ourt for Newberry
County, S. C., on Tiuesdlay, 24th day of
F"ebruary, A. 1). 191)3, at 11l o'clock in
the forenoon, and will i mmediate'ly
thereafter apply for L etters D)ismissory
as adlmimistratix of saidI est.ate.
All persons5 holding claims against
the said, estate are hereby notitlled t.o
render in the same duily attested, and
those imdebted to the saiti estt.te to l)ay
the same on or be fore that date.
MIAI'TIA A. COOK(,
Administratr.ix.
Newberry, S. C., .ianuar'y 22, 1903.
Manager Wanted,
I.by Wholesale'Merchandise, Com'
pany of solid financial st.anding, to man
age.Local lRepresentatives svho will or
ganize club>s among consumers. 40 p)er
cent savedl for ouri customers. IBusi
nesns no experiment but a p roven iue..
cess. Salary $18.00 a week, expenses
adlvancedi. Experience unnecessary.
Address D). H. Clarkson, Mgr'., 334
Deneborn St., Chicano, Ill
SPECIAL NOTICES.
W E ARE in no combination, we so
Kerosene Oil at 1Cc. per gallon
f 3t The Smith Co.
FOR SALE CHEAP - One good worl
lhorse. Apply at this oice.
FULIL STOCK Butterick Patterns
Sold strictly for cash 'at Woot
ens. tf.
T OST. -One Pointer Dog, mediun
1 size, white, with lemon ears
about 3 years old, answers to name of
DROP. Strayed from home Tuesday
January 13th. Reward if returned tc
Dit. P. G. E,u son.
TI IE HOLIDAYS are now over, sc
please call and pay William John
son what you owe him. 3t
FRESH ear load of Gager's Cele
brated Lime and Clover Ieaf
Cement just received at William John.
son's Hardware store. 3t
G O TO J. P. COOK FOR CHEAP
Groceries.
EO HENT - A six romn cottage o
Main street, and within three
blocks of Court Hlouse. Apply at once
to O. L. Schumpert.
3t Jan. 8, 1903. Newberry, S. C.
A NY young man or youing Woman
A who would like to have at conve
nient pocket Aluminum C'alendar or
Hlouse Calendar for 1903, write to Mac
feat's Business College, Columbia, S. C.,
and you will receive one by return mail,
free of charge. 1taw It.
ONIEY TO 1,OAN-We negotiate
. loans on improved farm lands
at seven per cent. interest on
amounts over one thousand dollars,
and eight. per cent. interest on amounts
less than $1,000. Long time and easy
payments. Ilunt, liut & hunter,
Attorneys.
W ILL )Y1 1Olt YOU. YOU WILL
learn some (lay that it pays
you to let us dye that old suit for you
or clean and press it. All work is
guaranteed to be first class. Thousands
of satisfied customers will tell you so.
We are not. playing for your' dollars
only; we are playing for the future too.
Conic and test the truth of our talk.
The Newberry I,aundry.
First announcement of
the New Store.
G. B. SUMMER.
I have bought the stock of Counts &
I)ickert, an' I am going to condtuct an
up-to-date grocery business in their old
tand.
I extend an invitation to mly friends
of Newberry and the surrounding county
to drop in and see me. My sa esmen,
J. P. Aldridge and Clarence B. Sligh,
will be glad to see them.
G. B. SUMMER,
Next door to Mimnaugh's.
-TH E
Natioiial Baiik of Nowerry S C
(Es'rALIsllh.:D IN 17I.)
Capital - - - - $150,000.00
Surplus and Profits -- 96,865.88
( ener'a b an king) huinss ~ ' .ranLaeted
eol le.tions. C or'respjonIdenc te sol Ici,ed.
Savings Department.
l).'posits~ allowed intert'M att t.he rate
of -I per cent perr annum frotin date 0f
dep)osit.. InteIrest patyable .1 anuary 1st
and .1 uly ist of eneh year.
NI. A . CA RLISLE, Preat,,
TI. .8 l)UNCA\N. 'antier,.
.1 W MI 8riMoNS. *M-. C'r
Probate Judge's SleC.
S l'A'lTEC01F SOUl P11 CA1( 0l,lN A,
(OUNTY 01" NICWillUY-lN
S. L a fayette l"el lers as ECxecutor ofi
Wilson C ounts, dleceased .
vs.
I lat,tie tll, J1annie Valentine, M inni(
Valentine and D). 1 lenry Wheeler,
D e fendants.
1)Y ORIIR OF" PIROlHAI COUJR'l
5)herein, I will sell liefore the Cout
I louse door at Newberry, -'. C., oui thI
first Monday, the 2nd day of Febru'ary,
I1903, wvithlin the legal hours of sale, i
the highest bidder, all that tract, i ec
or' parce~(l of land lying and lieing sitti
atedl in Newberr'y county, State afore.
saidl, containing fi f ty act (! es more or less,
bounded by lands of' Fred Stock man, H.
II. Schumnpert, Calvin I,ong and A. 11.
IIlawk ins.
TPerms of sale: On)e- haltf cash, blI
anc(e in one( year' fromt the date of sale
cedit potion to bea secu red 1by a niote o
the 1purchiaser atnd a morgage of th
pri mises sold, and to biear' interest. a
8 per' cent per' annum, or all cash a
option of puircha~ser'.
Pu'irchaser' to paty for'papers.
WI. Wv. lot m.:S,
.January 8, 1908. J udge of Priobate.
New.
Year's
Goods
Wedding Goods,
Birthday Presents,
All to be sold at
Eduard Scholtz's
Jewelry Store.
Afarechance
We. offer for a few
days only liberal dis
counts, say from 20 to
25 per cent. from reg
ular prices,
Cut Glass,
Fine Pictures,
Beautiful China Plates,
Exquisite China Sets,
Handsome Lamps.
W. E. PEHAM & SON,
Particular Pharmacists.
Pictures
Reduced
In Price.
For the next
30 days we will
sell pictures at
25 per cent. di:
count.
AT
Mayes' Book Store
Livery and Sale Stable
AT POMARIA.
Messs. M1o, A4 &4mpln
havl establisheiI a g-ioral up to
lato and first class
LI VERY, FEED
AND SALE STABLE
At Pomaria.
Th'iiy are~ p)repared( U) dI) any thing
i thea livery liiriessi~ Will keepi all
ki Ini 8of vohich-s Iland hiorses for sale.
EverythIin g first ein's it'-< ait rEnston)
-VIA
ILLINOIS CENTRAL
RAILROAD.
VERY LOW RATES
TO THE
WEST, NORTHWEST
AND
CALI FORN IA.
COMMENCING FEBRUARY 16.
ENDING APRIL 30.
Free Chair Cars Union Depots.
FAST TRAINS.
ratesM and ticke(ts, address
FRED D. MILLER,'
Tv. Pa.t'~. Agent,
N o. Hon iiIdg. At lanta, Ga.
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