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Some Things You Know and Some You Don't Know About Our Towns, County & People -Take your lunch at the Wo man's Department. --See lenionade for sale at the tent on the Court House grounds. -Dr. J. L. Bolt of Pickens, made a business trip to Ander son this week. -Rev. L. E. M. Freeman will preach at Griffin church next Sunday at 11 o'clock, a. m. -Miss Ethel Jenkins, of Pick ens, is spending a time most pleasantly with friends and re latives in Greenville. -Betsy Hamilton at the School Auditorium Thursday, September 23rd, will be a very fine feature of the Fair. -Mr. and .irs. Francis Rogers, of the Liberty side, spent sundv v in Pic kens with their dauoghter 3!rs. .. F. Par sons. -Mr'. C. V. St~lhas rv turned to his hoie after spend ing a very pleasant week in Pickens with his sister, Mrs. W. L. Jenkins. -Willie BIt has m11oved to .the Prince house on Pendleton Avenue. R:. E. Lewis will oc cupv the house recetly vacated by Mr. Bolt. -In the Ladies' Department of the Fair, a r(oom will be main tained for the comfort and con venience of lady visitots in the Freeman Building. -The first bale of cotton of t'e season was sold in Pickens last week by J. A. Hunnicutt, for 12c. It was b l -it by Fol ger, Thernle the Pickens qs Aurit Kirksey is quite sick with fever at the honie of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. K. Kirksey, of Crow Creek. Her 7 friends hope for her a :y recovery. ,ren't vou going to try for 1andlsome range offer'ed by - neath-Bruce-3Iorrow Co m pany for the best loaf of bread baked' on any stove, but made from "Copywrig:ht" flouri' -Send your exhibits to the Wonman's Department of the -Fair so they will reach the man agenment not earlier than Mon dry, the 20th, and not later than 12 o'clock W\ednesda y, Septemi ber 22nd. the opening day. - J. F. Harris has purchased from Mr. T. D. Harris his farm A and dwvelling in the southern part of town and1 will cut it up into building lots. He has named it Linnwood Park and it will be a valueable residence addition to the town. -Betsy Hamilton will appear -at the Scho)ol Auditorium on Thursday night, September 23rd, Fair week, under the aus pices of the D)aughters of the Confederacy. She is a gifted authoress and reader, and has delighted many southern audi ences since the 80's. -Mr. T. D. Harris offers in this issue quite a lot of property, and1 we learn that it is his inten tion to dispose of his holdings here and become a c'itizen of Spartanburg, We hope Mr. Harris does not contemplate this move, for Pickens needs all of her citizens. -The Pickens (City~ Council has very kindly granted the Wo man's Department of the Fair the sole right to sell lemonade Fair week. You will find this refreshing drink at the tent on the Court House grouinds. Pat ronize this tent anid help dlefr'ay the expens(s of t hie W%oman's d1epartmient. ~~ev (' L. lFowleri, of C'lin ton, S. C., close d last i uesday night, at the Pickenis Baptist church, a very successful ten days meeting. Large 'onigrega tio~ns attend(ed service and gave close attentioni to his sermlonls. It is to beC hoped( that mucI(h anid lasting good was accomiplished by thiis laborer' in the I A rd's vinev ard. Souvenir programs~ ofl the fair are bein~g gotten out by Jere B.! McMahanl, prBite secr1etar'y to Hon. G.'orge' . eare, wvhichl will be dlistr ibuted 1free, the first (day of the fair It will he wor~thj getting,. and prieserv'ingz, so he on hand the first day' and get 0n b)efore the suply 1s exhausted. It will be the only pr'ogram not ten out, lsed 1r1 alvenl a way.ot -4-W have dlevo ted a great deal of our t m and space to the Pic'kens Cont~y Fair. to the exclusion of our legit imate busi ness, and we are sorry' that our' correspondents have had to take a baick seat, along with othern matters important to our read ers. How)\ever' after this week, 'we hope to resume the evenl tenor of iur way a~d will a' glad tto have weeklyv articles from oni r.r)dnmtn. -end .=omntorget.thelunch,room in the Woman's Department. -If you are going to enter the -ookingcontest,inotify Mrs. Geo. S. Legare at once. -Come preDared to take your lunch at the WVoman's building, Fr6enai Hall. Tired mothers bring your babies to -the Rest Rooms in the Woman's Department,-Free. -If you intend to enter your baby iiI the baby show, com municate with Mrs. L. C. Thorn lev now. - -Be sure to see Betsy Hamil ton: She needs no introduction to Pickens, and her appearance will be a rare treat. -Misses Jessis Mae Parsons, Meda Hunt and Jimmie Parsons of Liberty, spent Sunday at the home of B. F. Parsons in Pick ens. -All persons expecting to en ter their children for competition in the Baby Show will do well to notify Mrs. Larry C. Thorn ley at once. -Miss Josie Chastain, while returning Sunday from Griffin church lost a parasol, with straight wood handle. Finder is requested to leave at Craig Bros. and get reward. -The upper story of the Free man Building will be used for the Womians Department of the Fair, instead of the County Com missioners Room in the Court House, as heretofore announced. -John D. Christopher, who recently graduated at Draughn's Commercial College in Atlanta, left Pickens Wednesday for Greenville where he will accept a position with the Lipscomb Russell Grocery Co., as assistant book-keeper. -A stray mule has come to T. D. Alexander's, on Crow Creek. It is a black mare mule with two white spots about the size of a silver dollar on her left side. Owner can get mule by calling on Mr. Alexander, and paying for this notice. -J. C. (Sweet) Alexander lost a good four-blade pocket-knife on the 7th instant between the Rich Gravley place and Pickens. The knife is made by W. H. Morely. Mr. Alexander will give a liberal reward for the re turn of the knife to him. There will be a Music festival given at the school auditorium in Pickens on the night of the 22d instant, for the benefit of the band fund. It will be an evening of enjoyment to which all should go. Price 25c; ohil dren under 12 years old, 15c. -Rev. W. A. Christopher has moved to Easley where he has accepted the positioD of princi pal of the Glenwood mill school. The enrollment on opening day was over 70. Arthur is a good teacher and the patrons are to be congratulated on having him as a teacher. -Visitors to the Fair can find a quiet corner in the Woman's Department, Freeman Building up stairs, where they can be served with hot coffee. sand wiches and salad at a very rea sonable cost. The proceeds will go to defray the expenses of the Woman's exhibit, and your pat ronage is earnestly solicted. -Next week is the fair. You are invited to come to town and enjoy yourself and be with the biggest crowd ever seen in Pickens. Bring your budgets, packages, lunches, or purchases and leave at this office while you njoy the fair. You will miss a reat if you don't come for it will be bigger and better than wver. -Bolt & Co., of Pickens, have ;old out their drug store to R. E. Lewis and he will operate it un ier the name of the "Keowee Pharmcy." Earle is a good pharmnacist and a hustling husi nss man, and, no doubt, will do well in the drug business in the ity of Pickens. Willie Bolt ba~s not decided what he will do but it is sincerely hoped by his many friends that hte will not leave Pickens. -Mr. Furman Holder, who has been quite sick for some time with typhoid fever, at the home of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. 1. Holder, near Pickens, is con valescing nicely. Miss Mattie Westmoreland, the trained nurse who waited on him. great lv- endeared herself to all with whom she came in contact. Furman's friends are delighted to know that he is rapidly recov - In our issue of the 2d inst., we pub)lished the special prizes offered on the farm products ex hibit: prizes on stock: prizes for idi vidual farm display: and those things eligible to prizes in the woman's department. This week we give you the entire programi of the fair, including premium list of first and third days andl the chicken show. It draws too heavily on our col umns to reproduce the list pub lshed in a former issue, so you will have to hunt up the copy of Sept. 2d. if you are in doubt as to what has been offered. Since it. has been published several pizes have been given and we make rnomn for them toay along Mower bides ground at thw "Fix-it" Shop, at a reasonabl price. Call at the "Fix-it- shop and(t see those self-heating ironsi something that every housewife needs. NOTICE: J. 0. Brock Nvill'se., bargains in watches, clocks an eve-glasses for the next 15 days: Don't fail to purchase while they are going cheap. NOTICE: To my customers. While the rush of wheat was on hand in July some one brought and left some wheat with no name. I want the owner to call and get same. B. P. Kelly. FOR SAL:-Lot of finished lumber, flooring, ceiling, weath er-boarding, for sale at very rea sonable prices, if taken at once. Apply to J. R. Meece, Sun Set, S. C., or at mill near Antioch church. sp92t Fo R 1ENT:-We have six or seven one-horse crops to rent on our plantation known as the Ha good place on headwaters of Twelve Miie River. Apply on place to John Connelly, or to Ha good Bros., Easlev, S. C. s9-3t. -The cooking c.ntest is open to all housekeepers of Pickens county. Simple menu of bis cuits, fiiod chickeni anId coffe will be prepared. The prize a case of canned fruits and vegetables pit up by . B. Bvars and donat ed by him-will be given to the one cooking the best meal of the above named menu in the short est time. For particulars apply to Mrs. Geo. S. Legare. To My Friends and Customers. Having sold my drug business to Mr. R. Earle Lewis, I wish to thank you most kindly for your very liberal patronage and sup port and to comimiend my suc cessor to you. The accounts of Bolt & Co.. are due to and now being collec ted by me. and I would thank you to call at the drug store and adjust these matters as soon as possible. Thanking you for past patron age, I am. sincerely, W. J. Bolt, of Bolt & Co. Stores to Close. We the undersigned mer ch ants do agree to close our stores at 10 o'clock a. m. and keep them closed until 4 o'clock p. m. commencing the morning of the County Fair and lasting three (3) days-viz September 22, 23 and 24th. J. IR. Ashmore C. T. IIughes W. E. Fr.eemian & Co. Folger, Thornley & Co. Moore & Mauldin & Co. Pickens Hardware Co. H. A. Richev J. C. Jennings Craig Bros. Heath-Bruce-Morrow Co. Additional Prizes. B. F. Avery & Co., through Moore & Mauldin, give one of their steel-beam middle-buster plows, value $12. 50, to go to the individual farm product exhibit. McAlister & Beattie give a nice hand umbrella, also, for this exhibit. The International Stock Food Co. give through Craig Bros. 12 50c packages of their stock food. One package will be given for the largest hog shown, and the others will be apportioned out by the various coninittees as they see flit and proper.. The International people also give 12 50c packages of their poultry food which will be ap portioned out in the poultry de partment. The Pokomoke Guano Compa ny, through H. A. Richey, offer five sacks of ''Electric Grower" guano for the three best stalks of cotton grown with their gua no. They also offer five sacks of the same brand of guano for the lbest three stalks of corn grown with this fertilizer. Messrs. Lipscomb & Russell, through Craig Bros., offer one case, each, of Grandma's Wash ing Powders, Pearl Toilet Soap, andl Export Soap, the value of each case being $3.00, as three prizes on the individual agricul tural exhibit. This makes ten prizes offered on this exhibit be sides two five-year subscriptions offered l)v Farm Journal, the leading agricultural journal of the country. A prize of Five D)ollars in Gold will be given for the largest hog shown, of any breed. Town Council Meeting. Notice is hereby given p)ursu ant to the provisions of ord(i nance that Main Street of the town of Pickens will be closed against all public traffic and travel, except travel by- foot np1 on the sidewalks thereof, from the residence ot F. E. Cox con tinuously to the intersection of said Main Street by Lewis Street at the residence of Mrs N. E. Thornlev, from 10 o'clock a. mn. till 4 o'clock p. in. of Septemnber 22nd, 2:3rd and 24th, it appear ing to me to be necessary and proper in the interest of the pub lic welfare andl safety. September 14th. 1909. B. B. Laboon, elow we give e program o p T. i~TAX.. C . R_ IR- inJdrnes bl n Triottig r it t bn. a uer 'n. Pacing under saddle; blue ribbon. Racing under saddle; blue ribbon. Mule trotting race single har ness; blue ribbon. Horse against man; blue rib bon. Pony race; blue ribbon. Bicycle race; blue ribbon. Automobile race; blue ribbon. ~Automobile Hat Race; blue ribbon. Automobile Crank Race; two boxes fine cigars. Automobile Water Carrying Race; blue ribbon. Automobile Reverse Race; eye goggles. PROGRAM FOR STOCK EXHIBIT, SECOND DAY, SEPTEMBER 23rd. From 10 to 10:30 o'clock hogs will be judged and prizes award ed. From 11 to 11:30 o'clock horse and mule colts will be judged and prizes awarded. From 11:30 to 12 o'clock mules will be judged and prizes award ed. From 12 to 12:15 o'clock draft horses will be judged and prizes awarded. From 12:15 to 12:30 clock sad die and driving horses will be judged and prizes awarded. From 12:30 to 12:45 o'clock family horses will be judged and prizes awarded. From 12:45 to 1 o'clock all oth er stock presented for entry un der the rules will be judged and prizes awarded. THIRD DAY.-AMUSEMENT DAY. Spelling Contest, Mitchell, ir., wagon. Go-cart Race by three men; 1 pair baby shoes. Horse Tournament; blue rib bon. Buggy Tournament; blue rib bon. Automobile Tournament; crown made by the ladies. Sack Races; neck-tie. Barrel Race; Pocket-knife. One-legged Race; pair suspen ders. Potato Race: belt. 100-yard dash; boys under 15, purse. 100-yard dash; men, pipe. All-fore race by men; work shirt. Obstacle race by men, axe. Running broad jump; by boys under 15; knife. Running broad jump by men; silk handkerchief. H a m m e r-throwing contest; belt. Tug-of-war by boys under 15; blue ribbon. Tug-of-war by men; blue rib bon. Apple eating contest; 1 cake toilet soap. Laughing contest; 1 pair gloves. Dancing contest; (white) 3 pairs socks. Dancine contest; (colord) 1 red striped shirt. Wrestling contest; (white) $1 cash. 'Wrestling contest; (colored) $1. cash. Greased Pig; catcher gets the pig. Automobile -Parade. The Special Farm Product Prize. Let it be understood and re membered that the prize of $50 in gold, offered under the above head, is offered and will be awarded to "Farm Products" exhibits exclusively, By this it is intended that the person mak in the best display of cotton, corn, wheat, oats, rye, potatoes, hay, and things raised from the ground on the farm will be awarded this prize. In this con test, articles from canneries can not comipete, The collection comprising an exhibit under this head must be strictly a collection of home-raised and hand-collec ted articles grown on the farm, and no suspicion of the factory or of commercial touch must be upon it. __________ Premium For Best Loaf The prize for the best loaf of bread, offered by the Woman's Department of the Fair, is to be a handsome "Star Leader" cooking stove given by the Heath Bruce-Morrow Company. The only condition of this contest is that the bread so entered for competition be made from the "Copyright" flour. Tlhis loaf may be baked at your home on any stove, and hen entered for exhibition should be accompained by a certificate that it is baked from "~Copyright" flour. Notice to Teachers. The next examinlationl foi teachers will be held at Pickens S. C. on Oct. 1st Examina'tidd to commence at 9 o'.clock, apph-~ cants to furnish their own~ stak Btoryrder of State Board of Education.-. - R, T. Hallum. Tne entries for the varion (I fo ust b on e y ani b 20th fl SWNVIL 0. 1 T p (1 pmb;t All persons desirin to enter Ifo the races must Aw4ge"herefo with B. C. Robinson, Chairmai of the Racing Committee, on o before the above stated times. B. C. Robinson. All contestants for the prize offered for the special farm e. hibit must make their entrie not later than 10 o'clock on th, morning of the first day of th Fair, September 22nd. This e hibit must be properly arrange< not later than 12 o'clock on tha day as it will be passed upon b: three competent judges at tha time. The list of awards wil not be made public'until the las day of the Fair. These exhib its must remain until the clos of the Fair in order to be allow ed the privilege of competin A. M. Morris. All entries of stock of all kind; may be made on the 20th, 21sl and 22nd, and not later than 11 o'clock on the morning of th 23rd of September. The 23rd i the second day of the Fairand i especially set aDart for the stocl and cattle exhibit. C. L. Curetcn. All entries for any of the con tests or attractions for the thir( or amusement day, which wil be September 24th, must bE made not later than 10 o'clocl of September 24th, which is th( third day of the Fair. J. R. Ashmore. MILK COW TEST RULE. Those entering milk cows fo the contest must have their cow, entered not later than the even ing of the first day of the Fair September 22nd, and keep th< same entered till after milking in the evening of September 23rd Each cow will be milked in th< presence of the Judge on thi evening of September 22nd The Judge's opinion will be bas ed on the product of each cow a demonstrated by the milk pro duced on the morning and even ing of September 23rd. The milking on the evening o September 22nd is solely to satis fy the Judge that the cow ha been milked regularly before th day of the test. All competitors in the haulin; contest of the Nissen Wagon of fered by Heath-Bruce-Morros Company must be at the cor porate limits of the town o Pickens loaded and ready t< start by 10 o'clock on the morn ing-of the first day of the fair September 22nd, where they wi] be met and accompaniel int< town by a Committeeman This is the first attraction of th first day of the Fair. It is ex pected that competitors- for thi prize shall arrive at the Heath Bruce-Morrow Company stor not later than 10:30 o'clock After this contest is over th regular program of the Fair wi) be taken up. All persons entering exhibit at the Fair must attend person ally to the same at the times an: places indicated in the prograr for the same to be exhibited, a nothing will be allowed to ap pear ahead of time, though iti not guaranteed that the progran will be enacted strictly on timi in every instance. All persons entering stock fo exhibit must have their animal in a grove near the Presbyteria' Church by 10 o'clock on the da: named above, and the samt must be presented promptl: when called for by the Marshal For information it is state< that B. C. Robinson is Chair man of the Racing Committee, C. L. Cureton is Chairman of the Stock Committee, J. R Ashmore is Chairman of the Amusements Coinmittee, A. M. Morris is Chairman of the Comn mittee on Farm Products, which includes the special agricutlt ura] exhibit. ______ Statement of the Condit:eni of located at J.ibrtv. S. C.. at the close of bnein, ss Sept. 8th 1909 RESOU aCES Loans and Discount'........ $6 497.31 Banking House.... ...--..- ,9 FurnitUte and F:xture -..... .. 1.99 5 Due from Banks~ andl TJrust Companies. . ...-------- 0,3 a Currency.....-----------.. Gold....----------.----.--- -'t Silver an'd othe~r C sin... .. 6!. Expenses Salaries. etc........ 367.51 Total...........--... i- U LiA BILITIE : apital 8tock Paid 1n..... .. $,390.0( [ndividual Deposits Subject to Check. . ... .. .. .......... 7,940 7 Time Certificates of De psit 248.7( Cashier's Checks.. .. .... . 0.: nteest and Exchange.. .. .. . . 352.12 TIotal.............. ...$7,040.8( State of South Carolina, w. q,. hapmm; ~e banic, whlo,be: ing duly sworn, says that thje~bove arn foreging statement is a true c no of said bank, as shown SwtTie'b ofoi said bank- - --WrH.-Ohdgaian. SworhW '(W a'd ub ee- beitenm this 11ld.oA C'E Correct-Attest J. F. OAN. z..- - orthe df Iie'WN1V sym. t A-medicine that alters . 1elthy action. Na re . 1iye?i'SarsapatiIaiftTbr aoholi" sk your Wft#'doctor all about it. e a r,medicine dictorscawiot ed e" n r W Without daily action of the bowels pobsonous productsmustbe absorbed. Then you have rmpureblood,biliousness,headache. Askyour doctcrabout Ayer'sPsfOrOnePiO!. Disinfectant= A A L qUid, t Buy a pint of Disinfectant for 25 cents. It will last you three or four months to disinfect closets, stables, hog-pens, wet places, etc. Prevents sickness 3 flies and odors. See us, we will give full directions. PICKENS DRUG CO. FRUIT JAR-1 Quart, per Doz., 75c. 1-2 Gal., per Doz., 95c. JELLY TUMBLES-Large size, [heavily Tinned Tops] @ 35c. per Doz. - Extra Fruit Jar Tops, at 15c. & 25c. per Doz. Ex. rings ir Rubbers, (the white kind) at 5c. per Doz. No. i granulated sugar, (the sweet kind) @ x6 lbs. for the $i.oo. NICE STONE JARS-The kind you huve been hunting to put pickled string beans and cucumbers in. SGood Apple Vineger, fine for pickling purposes, C OUR MID-SUMMER PRICE-REDUCING SALE on all of our sta Spie lines, such as Dry Goods, Dress Goods, Underwear, Ties; -Shirts, Hats, Slippers and low-quartered Shoes is now taking f place and you are missing the opportunity of your life if you > fail to avail yourself of this chance to get seasonable goods at - a low price and at the height of the season. I Yours to please. W. E. FREEMAN & CO. - 'eAt the Old Stand." Keowee Pharmacy, (Successor to BOLTI~ & CO.) II. E. LEWIS, Ph. U., Manager. SHeadquarters for Fair People, Complete line of DRUGS, ICE CREAM, r PATENT MEDICINES, | SODA WATER, sTOILET ARTICLES.|I CIGARS. SPrescriptionls Carefully and Accurately Compounded leowee Pharnai, Successor to Bolt & Co. 4.-- Pickens, S. C. ~WE DON'T CUT THE PRICE!' *The extra care and attention we put into the manu-. #fscture of our products-such .as buying purest -and $best flavors and mixing the extracts, the buying of *good bottles and the seeing to their being clean (each *and every oue of our bottles is washed, rinsed and *sterilized by hand,) the extra, but necessary time and 4 trouble to keep a clean place aud furnish a pure drink,* $is why we maintain the price on our drinks that we do$ *We could mix our drinks and bottle in a slip-shod *way and sell to you cheaper, but we ain't going to do *it. Another thing: $ ONE PRICE TO ALL$ *is our motto. The man in. Pickens pays the same $price for our goods that the man in Central or Pump *kintown does. We don't cut the price to any one, and *we don't sell cheaper away from home than we do at home. Another thing: we never mirpeetany-. thngt misreresen * When you:lmy And dri 'ot are!gettg as Mte ari tji an rce th,ether snarpai.nN auprite .. Pikes.