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SANDERS THROWS UP
JOB CITY ENGINEER
OFFICE NOT TO BE ABOLISH
ED UNTIL A MONTH
HENCE
CAUSE OF ACT
IS NOT KNOWN
Reported, However, Mr. Sanders
Felt Politics Had Been In
jected Into Matter.
Although city council's recent act
In adopting a resolution abolishing
Hm oft!co oi' etty engineer does not
11 ionic off oct Ivo until May l.?th. Air
WilJo A. Sanders, who lins hold thu:
11 .litlon for t.lie i nst sevenl years,
yesterday morning at 8 o'clock hand
ed his fceslgnutlon to .Mayor God
frey, tho same becoming effective Im
mediately after presentation
.Mr. Rumlot? upon being nuked yes
terday for a statement OH to his. fu
ture plans, stated thal he ?mild bi
engaged In private engineering work, j
having already accepted enough en-1
FSagements of this nuture to keep him j
busy fOi' a long tiin?^ to come. Other
than this Mr. Binders had nothing to
Buy an to hi? future plann.
Upon being asked if there was any
reason for his throwing up the Joh
of city engineer when the act abolish
ing the offico does not become effec
Mvt ?'or a month yet, Mr. Sanders de
clined to make any comment. How
over, it was currently reported on the
street? yesterday- that Mr. Sunders wan
actuated in resigning the position of
city engineer at this time because o?
convictions that city council's act In
resolving to aLollsh the office was u
"political move." .\lr. Sandern de
clined to make a statement when
asked If this had been tho cause of
hts deciding to resign when he did.
Mr. Sanders la a nativo of Ander
sen, being w,ldely ami prominently
connected throughout tho county. He
attended tho public schools of Ander
son and later Clemson college, where
, he took a course In engineering. For
several year? ho was engaged In bin
(profession In New York city, and lat
ir went wost, where he nudo a spec
ialty of utreet paving engineering.
Mr. Sander? had charge of extensive
paving projects In tho great city or
. Spokane. Washington, and in other
. parts of that ?tate. Later ho return
ed to Anderson, and was tendered the
position of city onglncer, which ho
. accepted. .,
When the city voted bonds for thc
repent paving project. Mr. Sanders
was placed In charge of tho work
Though tho services of a consulting
engineer wore retained, it was gene;
x ally conceded that. Mr. Sanders knew
tho paving business about as well or
bettor than any consulting engineer
who could bo found, and accordingly
tao success'of the city's paving pro
ject from an engineering standpoint,
was, In u large mensuro, tn his hand9.
Thal the job la one of the most thor
ough and "first class in evory respect,
is attested by expert? of the hlghe.it
jepututlon who have viewed lt.
Wherever ho goes or In whatever
work he engages, the people of Ander
don will alwaj'B oxporlence a sense ot
gratitude for what be has done foi
tho city and feel under obligations to
tho young man who devoted his tal
ents so unself'i'illy and effectively 'n
tho city's behalf.
For Sprains, Lameness,
Sores, Cuts, Rheumatism
Penetrates and Heats.
S top 3 Pain At Once
For Man and Beast
25c 50c. $1. At AU Dealers.
LINIMENT
*'.' ""
Speaking of Eai
We know you'll like the
new things we have pro
vided- '
Swirls
Tics
Collars
-~! n fact c veryt hing in trie
way of men's furnishings,
and when it comes to styles a
the limit. Come on,
"WHeroQw
Noni
MAKES STATEMENT
INTEREST PUB? IG
SECRETARY DOES NOT WANT
FRICTION OR MISUN
DERSTANDING
ABOUT CONTRACTS
Supplies for Clendon Encamp
ment? Officials Owe Large
Duty to Members of Body.
The following, "\ Stu temen i lo Hit
Public," lu made by Mr H. I!. Fftz
Kcrabl, secretary of the Anderson
chamber of commerce, ami is Eeli
explunatory :
April 17. HUG.
Iii order ttiat no frctlon or mkviin
'lerstRKding may possibly arise ?rom
?hu disposition of contra?is for .sup
plies'to tlie Clemson college encamp
ment. I wish to plate myself clear
vH to my attitud".
Tile chumbe.* of commerce ls re
sponsible fer this encampment and
the chamber's ufflc'als owe u larpt
duty to Its members for the libera!
way In which they have responded
to this and other public enterprises
undertaken for tile K<?M1 of the com
munity generally. That being the
case I feel that it is ii matte:- of un
doubted duty to the members, when
everything is other wise equal, to
offer them first uny possible benefits
to be derived from any enterprise un
dertaken by tbe chamber of com
merce.
Tills should not and does not mean
that we will use our influence to
b irt of any Rood citizen of Anderson,
but we ure H ire that all reasonable
people, whether they be members of
the chamber of commerce or not, will
apprec ato the jUb'tlco of mir posi
tion.
NINE FREIGHT CARS
JUMPED THE TRACK
BLUE RIDGE RAILWAY WAS
TIED UP NEARLY ALL
YESTERDAY
NO ONE INJURED
Passengers Had to Transfer Un
til 5 O'clock P. M. When
Track Was Cleared.
Aa a result of .froiiiht wreck on tba
Blue F'Idge railway yesterday morn
lag about 7:40 nine freight cars on
Train No. 8 from Seneca Jumped tito
track at tho 10 1-2 mlle post, aboui
S 1-2 miles west of the city. Thc
track waa not cleared until yesterday
afternoon about f> o'clock and tlicro
are still two cars to be put back on
tho rails.
Becwuso o* tho wreck, trains had
to be run on this end of the line and
also at the upper end. passenger.)
transferring to and from.
?BLACK NAM JUNKS"
Conducting Mooting In Methodist
Church on West Market.
Kev. A. McLees, better known ai
?ho "Black Sam Jones," is conduct
ing a ten days meeting in the colored
.Wthcdlst church on West Market
street. Tho services aro held every
night at 8:30 .and last night tho sub
loct of his perm on was. "Tho Now
Modern Devil."
Rev. McLees ts a\ native of Ander
son county but ls now living at Ches
ter. -Ile haB made a splendid record
aa an evangelist.
For neat and attractive Easter
cards go to Cox Stationery Co.
ster Furnishings
in?r prices---well, we're playing;
ett'fi? Barton
<iHty Reigns"
?Main
DEMOCRATIC CLUBS
MUST HOLD MEETINGS
ARE REQUESTED TO MEET
NEXT SATURDAY, APRIL
TWENTY SECOND
ENDORSEMENT
Of President Wilson By Each Club
Has Been Suggested-Must
Take Foremost Place.
In order to comply with tho law all
Democratic clubs must hold there
meeting on next Saturday und tho
chairman of th* county convention
wishes to call attention to thl.v fact I
Tho calls for the meetings are to bc
made by thu secretary and the presi
dent:
The following from the editorial
column of the Columbia State of yes
terday will be of Interest in thia con
nection :
"Resolved, That lite Democrats
of --_ clubs I ward or town
ship) indorse the administration of
Woodrow Wilson and instruct their
del?gales to the county convention
to voto for delegates in favor of b's
renomination. "
A brief resolution of about that
tenor would be adopted, wo suppose,
without opposition In every Demo
cratic club of South Carolina if it
should ho introduced.
Let lt be introduced. Let South
Cai ulina take the foremost pine?? in
the Wilson column '
MAKING READY PLAGE
FOR THE ENCAMPMENT
QUARTERMASTER SLOAN AR
RIVED IN CITY YESTER
DAY MORNING
SECURED TENTS
From Adjutant General in Colum
bia and They Will Probably
Arrive Today.
Quartermaster Sloan of Clemson
college arrived in the city yesterday
morning to superintend the mak'iig
ready of the encampment grounds,
which will be located near Mr. Por
tel! Cater'? borne Just beyoT?d where
tho Interurban track crosses the city
line cn Greenville street. Capt.
Sloan will remain in Anderson until
May 2nd.
Cjuartcrroister Sloan is now await
ing the arrival of the tents from Co
lumbia. These are secured from Hit
adjutant general and are ex posted to
arrive today. Altogether lilt tenta
will ba used. 95 chronicles. :?."i wall
tents and two for storage purposes.
Mr. Slevin Iv well pleased with the
encampment grounds.
CROW ELKHART 30
WILL BE SOLD BY
ANDERSON AGENCY
D. P. Sloan & Son to Represent
Crow Motor Company in
This State.
D. P. Sloan & Son announced yes
terday afternoon that they had ac
cepted the South Carolina agency f:ir
the Crow Elkhart "30," a flvo pas
senger, :;o horse-power automobile,
manufactured by tho Crow Motor Car
company, with headquarters In De
troit. Tho car ls symbol Ile of the
crow, being entlroly black. While a
few Crow cars have been sold in this
state, Mesura. Sloan havo sttcm'cd
South Carolina's flr3t agency.
Tho Crow has many excellent fea
tures and no doubt, will bc a splen
did seller. The car will be soljd at
a nodular price, while In lt's general
appearance lt easily rivals antonio
bles selling for 1200 dollars and
mere. The first shipment arrive J iii
ihe city yesterday, and many people
viewed the car while parked in front
ot Mr. Sloan's office on " Main street.
' From wheel base to wheel base the
machine measures 113 Inches, making
it ride with much ease. The mechan
ism of the cars compares favorably
"with any on the market, it is said,
and this added to lt's general ap
pearance makes the purchase of the
car aa attractive proposition: lt hast
an electric starter and other appara
tus that, goes with the modern auto
mobile;
HOLY WKKK SERVICE?
At Grace Episcopal Church today at
IttjSO and 4*80.
There will he morning and after
noon service at Onice church today,
Tuesday- before Easter. The Holy
Eucharist will be celebrated at l():?.0
a. m., and evening prayer and ser
mon at 4:30*. - '. . .
The public la cordially Invited. '
You ?ito seo our Nunn&lly
Fancy Easter Candy. Owl Drug
Co.
Go right now to Fant's Book
Store for the newest Easter cards
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JOE SHARPE HURT
WHEN DRUG FROM
BOX CAR LADDER
Young Switchman Jammed Be
tween Passing Freight Cars
and Badly Bruised.
Mr. Joe Sharpe, brakeman on thc
Blue Ridge railway, about 21 years
old, was painfully injured lato yes
terday afternoon when knocked from
the ladder of a box car upon which
he was riding. Mr. Sharpe, it ls
said, was "clearing" the track while
shifting near the round house, and
was scraped from the rear end of the
car upon which ho was riding. Two
onginps were shifting cars on tho
tracks, and MY. Sharpe, lt seems,
made the mistake of misjudging thc
"clearance," and when tho second
train passed the switch i\e was drug
from the ladder
The injured man was rushed im
mediately to the Anderson hospital,
and i cportB from there late last !
night wore that he was resting well, j
His injuries consisted of a deep gosh i
in the side of his head, possibly duo
to compact with the edge ot the pack
ing box oar, and of brusle3 caused JV
his fall to the track. He was uncon
scious when carried to tho hospital.
the Ar#ERSON
TODAY
THE GAY BLADE
SEE AMERICA FIRST
JERRY'S BIO GAME
"It rightest Sp* m Ton??
FRANCES Xi BUSHMAN ANB;
BEVERLY " BAY?iE
' v.'.; . T .
?PENNINOTON'S "CKO??f* ,
BETTER KIND ?F MOVIES
!? &.. I
Spring.
.Spring ls looked upon by many as
the most delightful season of the
year, but this cannot be said of the
rheumatic. The cold and damp weath
er brings on rheumatic pains which
are anything but pleasant. They can
be relieved, however, by applying
Chamberlain's Liniment Obtainable
everywhere.
FLOWEkS
For Easter
Roses, Carnations,
Lillies, etc.
Give us your order early
Pant's Book Store i
I-A IP- Ato .SQ.UAR.H., .
For Breakfast
Don't ever Worry for a moment j
about what you een get for break? j
fast. Wp have, a splendid assort- '?
me?t from whichi .to make youri
selection. I
We have tho latest improved' :
slicing machine, and are slicing ail ?
kinds of tempting viands. *
.Ktngnn's Reliable'.. Ham. (you' i
get no bone and very Tiltia ' fat). ;
sliced.- per. Tb ..........fi&? i
# ? ?. j . Sj: '
Kingan's Rell&blo Bolled Ham
(no bone) sliced, lb., '........ .40c
Ferris Breakfast Bacon, (slic
ed) Tb . .ase
A flue let of fresh Tennessee'
Smoked Hams,. 10 to .12 tb average,.
rb ......1;..T..,..........2(e
- Fresh shipment bf Kingan's Re
fiable;and Morris <Supremc HamB. .
Phone us your orders.
for Men and Young Men
n of all tastes and ages will find
here the very Suit for which
they have been looking
Without going into details, suffice it tc say
whether you want clothes which are the ex
e of style or clothes which are incon
lous; whether you are six feet three or five
two-we can please you and fit you.
ady for Service Clothes
$10 to $25
This whole store is in the pink of Easter
iness-and men who dress well will come
this week for the finishing touches to their
t. They know that there's no place like
.er & Bolt's for Men's Siiirts and Neckwear,
that these and other Fixings in the smartest
s are always shown here at moderate
?S.
HE OHEVG/CE CL OZ/Y/Ef?S
and Pretty Miss
will find that we are just as
well prepared to dress them up
for Easter as we arc the grown
lips. We've the daintiest as-,
sor'ment of thc whitest dresses
you've seen in many a day
White Organdies
and White Batiste
trimmed with the prettiest or"
laces and ribbons.
White Rei*
embroidered in colors-up to
. . ... $lo!oo.
'-?-And talking about Dresses you d-m'i want to forget our.
very excellent line, of Oinghams^--every one made and trim-"
wed/prettily, every one^serviceable
Sh-es 4 to 16. . .
Prices 50c to $3.50
3ERY
WM
Wm
EASTER
, White and Black Lisle and Silks, i 5c, 25c and 5oc.
Pink, Blue, White, Black and; Fancy 'Sock's/ t5c to 50c.
EASTER FANS
/;-/Tnfc:best; assortment fr< town, Jrom the 5c paper affaire to
the finest Ostrich. A big variety of Windsor Ties and cute
-little Parasols. ,
OXFORDS
in many new styles. Patent Leather, kid arid Canvas,
V $1?00 to $3.00
.This is a. mighty good place to do all your Easter shopping .

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