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Caii a Bricklayer Keep
Not uni.m h?> lagtu how by practice
Th? Mam** way, everybody can't
saw tnon. y Not because its a hard
thing <?> do. they Just haven't "got the
habit. ' and Ks such a gfgRtable
hallt to ?OgUlfS, Let us tell you ggOW
The Peoples' Bank,
Without Costt to You
On on?? piece of paper you can have the amount in words and
figures; .he name of person v< celving payment; the date; if de?
sired th? purpose for which i .yment Is made; your own name
and a le^al receipt.
A complete, systematic record of each one of your financial
transactions If you deposit your earnings with us and pay your
bills by -heck.
Fir^t National Bank.
You'll Read This
If you are interested in the pur?
chase of hardware. We have a new
store, new goods, and the RIGHT
PRICES too. We invite you to call
and inspect our stock. Drop in to?
day and see us.
The New Hardware People ? Let's Get Acquainted.
We ere prepared to furnish this product at prices that will enable
every farmer to use it. We have a very low price this year and
nothing will do your land more good, especially run down lands,
or low and sour land. It Is necessary for all leguminous crops
such as Alfslfa. clover, vetch, peas, etc. Get our prices In car
lots or In smaller quantities. Samples on request.
BOOTH HARBY LIVE STOCK COMPANY,
SUMTER, S. C.
TEETH AND MONEY.
Money spent on teeth Is a good
investment and one that gives you
Money the .Medium of Exchange. .
Is only good so far as it gives u?
the things which contribute to our
health, comfort and happiness.
When Spent on the Teeth it brings
i s all Three of the Above.
The Sumter Dental Parlors are de?
voting their life work to the care of
the teeth, let them look your mouth
Sumter Dental Parlors,
DR. C. H. COURTNEY, Prop.
nti.it MM, ATKINSON'S MILLIN EKY STORE.
WHKN IN NEED OF A GOOD WORK
EASY. HONEST AND WELL MADE,
Ask l or the
Witherspoon Bros. Shoe Mfg. Co.
SUMTER, s. c.
Sold by all RESPONSIBLE merchants.
B?iy them and tut your Shoe Mil 29 pet cent.
TAFT sws DEMOCRATIC POWER
WILL Midi TOWARDS
President says Wilson's XdmlnUtra
Iknj Will Dring Uood, By Patting
Houtli Closer to Government?
Washington, Nov. 12,?Greater op?
portunity to give the South a "feel"
Ing of ownership" in the government
will be given the Wodrow Wilson ad?
ministration than was accorded the
present Republican regime, President
Taft told the United Daughters of the
Confederacy tit the opening session
of their annual convention here to?
The president declared that "cir?
cumstances have rendered it more dif?
ficult for a Republican administration
than for a Democratic one to give our
Southern brothers and sisters the feel?
ing of close relationship and owner?
ship in the government of the United
Activity of the Southerners in of?
ficial life consequent to Democratic
control of the government, he said,
would gi\?> the South a feeling of a
partnership in the conduct of the
country's affairs that would do much
toward eliminating sectional feeling.
A great crowd of the Daughters
gathered at the opening "welcome
session" of the oonventlon to hear the
Mrs, Marion Butler, president of
the District of Columbia division of
the daughters, presided and delivered
the opening address of the welcome,
Cuno Z. Rudolph, president of the dis?
trict commission, welcomed the
daughters on behalf of the city and
the president followed.
President Taft said the occasion
that brought the daughters together
"Wgj not the mourning at the bier of
a lost, cause, * they met to celebrate
the heroism, courage and sacrifice of
the men of the South. He declared
North and South alike should rejoice
in the "common heritage" left by the
war and that while the greater hor?
rors of the war which visited the
South made it n..?re difficult for the
feeling of hostility to die out there
than in the North, the sectional line
was at. last entirety disappearing.
"Until within recent decades," the
president said, "prosperity has not
shed her boon of Comfort upon the
South with so generous a hand as
upon the North. Hence those of us in
the North who have been sometimes
impatient at a little Hash now and
then of the old sectional antagonism,
are unreasonable In our failure to ap?
preciate these marked differences.
"For years after the war the Re?
publican party which had carried the
nation through the war to its success?
ful conclusion was in control of the
administration of the government and
it was Impossible for the Southerner
to escape the feeling that he was
linked in his allegiance to an alien na?
tion and one with whose destiny he
found it difficult to identify himself.
"Time, however, cures much, and
after a while there came a Demo?
cratic administration of four years
and then another one of four years.
Southerners were called to federal of?
fices; they came to have more and
more Influence In tho hulls of congress
and In the senate and the responsi?
bility of the government brought with
it a sense of closer relationship.
"1 speak for my Republican prede?
cessors in office when 1 say that they
all labored to bring the Sections more
closely together, l am sure I can say
that so far as in me has lain, 1 have
left nothing undone to reduce the sec?
tional feeling and to make the di?
visions of our country geographical
only. But I am free to admit that
Circumstances have rendered it more
difficult for a Republican administra?
tion than for a Democratic adminis?
tration to give to our Southern broth?
ers and sisters the feeling of closer re?
lationship and Ownership In the gov?
ernment of the United States.
Thus In solving the mystery
of that providential dispensation
which now brings on a Democratic
administration to succeed this, we
must admit the good in a more uon
formed sense of partnership in this
government Which our brothers and
sisters of the Southland Will enjoy
in an administration in which South?
ern opinion will naturally have great?
er Influence and the South greater
proportionate representation in the
i ahmet, in congress and In other high
official stations, While 1 rejoli e In
the steps that 1 have been able to take
tc heal tin- wounds of sectionalism
and to convey to the Southern people
;m f.tr SS I could mv earnest desire
to make this country one. i can no!
deny that my worthy and distinguish?
ed Ruccessor has n greater opportu?
nity and i doubl nol be will use it
for the benefit of th.un*ry at large,
?: fell to my of!l< 111 i"t, ?Ith unl?
versal popular approval, to issue the
ordt i blch made it possible to creel
tin- beautiful monument to the heroic
dead of (he South that you founded
today, Tie- i\'Mt in itself speaks
volumt ? is t-> the oblivion of section?
alism i* gives in,. not only great
pleasure and great honor, but it gives
_Week in Charleston.
November 18 to 23, 1912.
THREE Big Weeks combined in one of Unalloy?
ed Diversion of every nature, Attraction and
AND MOBILIZATION OF
UNCLE SAM'S BUILDINGS OF
THE SEA EVER SEEN SOUTH
ARMY AND NAVY PARADE.
TEN THOUSAND MEN IN
DON'T MISS THIS.
Fashion Week. Fair Week.
AN INNOVATION AND FEA?
TURE ENTIRELY NEW AND
ATTRACTIVE. NEVER BE?
FORE UNDERTAKEN BY
ANY SOUTHERN CITY.
FOR LARGE PRIZES, AND
GORGEOUS DISPLAYS FOR
THE EDIFICATION OF THE
WORTH CROSSING A
TINENT TO SEE.
ON THE $25o,ooo GROUNDS
OF THE FAIR ASSOCIATION.
EVERY FEATURE OF AN
ATTRACTIVE COUNTY FAIR
IS PROVIDED: STOCK, CAT?
TLE, POULTRY, AGRICUL?
TURE, RACING AND HIGH
INDUSTRIAL AND EDUCA?
WOMN S WORK EXHIBITS.
YOU WILL ENJOY ALL
Reduced R^&jlroa.d Rates,
Take a Week off and come to Charleston
mo tho greatest satisfaction as a lover
Of my country, to bo present as pres?
ident of the United States and pro?
nounce upon this occasion the bene?
diction of all trje Americans.''
Mrs. Monroe McClurg of Missis?
sippi replied to the addresses of wel?
come and after several musical num?
bers the session was concluded by
the presentation of a Confederate flag
to the organization. The presenta?
tion speech was made by Mrs. Fannie
Ransom Williams of North Carolina
on behalf of Oren Randolph Smith
of North Carolina, the designer of
the Confederate flag.
SAVANNAH SEK KS MOTOR RACES.
Automobile Club Will Make Effort to
Land Grand Prize and Y ander hilt
Bventi for i?i3.
Savannah, Ga.. Nov. 12.?The Sa?
vannah Automobile club decided to?
night to make application for the 1913
Grand Prize and Vanderbilt cup au?
tomobile races. The latter has been
staged once on country roads near,
Savannah and the former three times
with very great success from every
standpoint. The fact that militiamen
can b obtained who will police the
rourse will be urged in the applica?
tion for the races. The club recently
passed a resolution asking this
I (Chatham) county to issue bonds to
the amount of $1,000,000 for the
building of permanent country roads.
Mrs. Sol Rosenberg, of Abbeville,
is in the vity to visit relatives.
Ijo not fail to see me when you
have cotton for sale. Make a special?
ty of long staple cotton and am al?
ways in the market for same.
ERNEST HELD, Cotton Buyer,
2? X. Main St. Oftieo at Sumter Cot?
ton Warehouse Also.
If you are thinking of buying
A DIAMOND, we beg to have the
honor of your attention to our
gems of purest ray.
We are always In a position to
show you diamonds of the most
exquisite character. (Junlity gCBII
only is OUT way. We lUYVO them
at right prices and will give a
guarantee with each stone as to
(piality and size.
W. A. Thompson,
.11 AVI I.IH AND OPTICA!*.
Who Gets the Money
Each deposit you make in our Bank is another
step toward Fortune and success. No man ever
reached the top without climbing. First advance
is your First Deposit, after that each step is
easier than the last.
Why not deposit with us.
The Bank of Sumter
We extend the accommodations of a
Strong and Well Equipped Bank.
The Farmers' Bank & Trust
COTTON FACTORS AND COMMISSION MERCHANTS.
90 e. bay street. Charleston, S. C.
ah Cotton Handled on Commission.
Extra Staple Cotton a
Would be Glad to Receive Consignments From You,
Which Will Command our Very
MOLES and WARTS
Removed wltll HOLE8?FF, without pain or ?langer, no matter
how large, or how far r^iM^I above tlto Airfare of tlio nkhv Ami
they will never return, ami no iraocor -<-ar will he left. IIOU2B*
OFF la applied directly to Hie MOI I or \x UlT, whic h ?ntm>i>
disappear* in about -i\ day*, killing *i*?- u? nn ami leering the *kin
llUOOtll ami natural.
Miii inh i i* put up onl) in i>nc Dollar bot tare
Bach i><>t11? Is neatly packed In pla n caae, accompanied by full
direction*, and contains enough rented) ti? remov* eicht or teal
prdtnary m?m.i:s vVAUTS \V< pell MOLE80FF under a i>?'sii:\,.
GUARANTEE if 11 fuiln t ? remove your MOLE or \\ ' HT, wo will
pi omptly refund the <i<*i tr.
l it.iida iHatributing Companj l>epertmtm. IVn^aeola ria.