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The County Treasurer's office will be .open for the purpose of receiving taxes from the 15th day of October 1913, to the 15th day of March 1914. All taxes shall be due and payable between the 15th day of October, 1913, and December 31st, 1914. That when taxes charged shall not be paid by December 31st, 1913, the County Auditor shall proceed to add a penalty of one per cent for Janvary, and if taxes are not paid on or before February 1st, 1914, tqe County Auditor will proceed to add two per cent, and five oer cent from the 1st of March to the ?5th of March. After which time all unpaid taxes will be collected by the Sheriff. The tax levie3 for the year 1913 are .as follows: For State purposes ?j ? 5 1-4 mills " Ordinary county] 5 " Special county school |1 44 Cons. school tax jJ^Z? " 44 Special tax 2 44 Bacon-Shaw S. D. sp.*2 44 44 Edgefield S. D. 5 44 Long Cane S. D. 3 44 Liberty Hill S. D. S 3 44 Johnston S. D. 5 " " Colliers. D. 3 " Flat Rock S. D. 4 44 Prescott S. D. 3 44 P. Branch S. D. 15 5 44 White Town S. D. 3 44 Trenton S.D. 2 44 44 Ward S. D. 2 44 "4 MossS. D. 3 41 Parksville S. D. 3 44 Modoc S. D. 2 44 Oak Grove S. D. 3 44 Red Hill S. D. 2 1-2 44 44 Antioch S. D. 2 44 *' Bacon-Pickens S. D. 2 44 Shaw township 2 44 Talbert S. D. 2 R R Bonds Wise T'SD 11-4 44 44 RR Bonds Pickens 3 44 RR Bonds Johnston 3 44 RR Bonds Pine Grv. 12 41 R R Bonds Blocker 12 44 R R Bonds Town of Edgefield 1-2 " RR Bonds Trenton Pickens 3 4 *4 RR Bonds Elmwood 12 44 RR Bonds Elmwood Pickens 3 44 44 RR Bonds Johnston 3 44 Edgefield sch'l bldg. 2 4* School Bonds 1 Town of Edgefield. Corporation purposes 10 44 All male citizens between the ages of 21 years and 60 years except those ex empt by law are liable to a poll tax of One Dollar each. A capitation tax of 50 cer.ts each i? to be paid on all dogs. The law prescribes that all male citi zens between the ages of 18 and 55 years must pay $2 commutation tax or work six days on the public roads. As this is optional with the individual, no commutation tax is included in the property tax. So ask for road tax re ceipt ween you desire to pay road tax. James T. Mims, Co. Treas. E. C. E. J. NORRIS, AgU Edgefield, S. C. Farm of 170 acres, with new 2 ?tory colonial dwelling, large barn, ?crib, etc. 2 miles north of Edgefield, un fairer well at residence, two others at tenant houses, 125 acres in high state cultivation, fine timber lands, to orchards, splendid pasture, in side Free School district, a charm ing place and location. Nice 7-roora dwelling, nearly new, in Trenton, interior elegantly and -conveniently finished. Good loca tion, ornamental surroundings, a lovelv place. FOR SALE, THE BEST FARM in Edgefield county. 1006 acres. . Level and fertile. Proper mix ture of sand and clay; easy to work. Has a magnificent crop on it now. Good time to see the place. 7 miles southeast of Edge field. Will sell to one strong man or a syndioate of them. E. J. NORRIS. GOWANS King of Externals Is Security for your loved ones. Ethical physicians say Gow ans is the Best. It positively Cures all ills arising from In flammation or Con gestion such as Pneu monia, Croup, Colds. Have given Gowans Preparation a thorough test. It is the BEST preparation on the market for the relief of Pneumonia, Croup, Colds, Coughs. JAS. P. SMITH, M.D., Augusta, Georgia BUY TO-DAY! HAVE IT IN THE HOME All Dru?6?iita SI. 50c. 25a. GOWAN MEDICAL CO.. ' ? ' ,,x Guaranteed, and monty refund.3 bf four Druggist Eczema and Itching Cured The soothing, healing medica tion in Dr. Hobson's eczema oint ment penetrates every tiny pore of the skin, clears it of all im purities, stops itching instantly. Dr. Hob son's eczema ointment is guaranteed to speedily heal eczema, rashes, ringworm, tetter and other unsight ly eruptions. Eczema ointment is a doctor's prescription, not an experi ment. All druggists or by mail, 50c. Pfeiffer Chemical Co., Philadelphia j rand St. Louis. Judges For The Corn Contest. As the season for harvesting corn has arrived, the judges for Tb Advertiser's 5th coin contest have been seiected. Those who have entered the contest aud desire that their corn be officially measured will pitase notify the committee of judges appointed for their respec tive community when they are ready lo gather their corn. If we have overlooked any community in appointing judges, the contestants in those communities will please notify us at once and we will promptly select some one to act as judges. The following are the judges for the contest of 1913, the first named being requested to act 1 as chairman: Waycross: John Galloway, J. L. Morgan and James DeVore. Harmony: F. M. Warren, J. M. Wright and M. DeLoach. Trenton: P. B. Day, J. M. Swearingen and James Smith. Clark's Hill: John G. McKie, Henry Adams and J. W. Johnson. Colliers: E. B. Mathis, T. E. Miller and H. W. McKie. Morgana: Philip Markeri, J. W. Boyd and J. 0. Scott. Meriwether: John Briggs, Wal ter Cheathamand Henry Cooper. Ropers: D. E. Lanahm. J. B. Timmerman and W. T. Lundy. HOTEL ANSLEY ATLANTA, GA. Open June 30, 1913 The South's finest and most modern hotel. Fireproof. 306 rooms. Rooms with running water and private toilet $1.00 per day. Rooms witn connecting bath $1.50 per day. Rooms with private bath $2.00 per day and up. ? Finest Rathskellar, Cafe and Private Dining Rooms in the South. J. B. POUND, Pres. J. F. LETTON, Mgr. "THAS. G. DAY, Ass't Mgft Ii will III.Mjiiiiiijaaj^re?--Mat FARM FOR SALE 320 acre Coleman farm in edge of Trenton, 10 acres in town, 200 acres fine sandy soil in culti vation which lies and produces splendidly, 100 acres in woods; 20 acres in pasture, some young timber, 10 acres fine asparagus in bearing. Has splendid two story 8-room residence, 2 large barns, stables, 7 tenant houses, 2 wells, 2 springs, fine place for a fish pond; good stream where considerable power could be de veloped. The proposed trolley will probably pass through this !property. Now is the time to buy it. Really the bargain of the hour. Price only $45.00 per | acre, easy terms. Y. May, Johnston, S. C. j Ask for list of my farms for sale. Seed rye, seed barley, seed oats, seed wheat, vetch. L. T. May. "THORNHILL" wagons re quire less horse power, less atten tion, .?88 up-keep expense and haul bigger loads. Wilson & Cantelou. "THORNHILL" wagons are su perior in material and workman ship, light running, and guaranteed the most durable wagen made. Wilson & Cantelou. Every "THORNHILL" ' wagon is made by the most improved meth ods, in the most modern plant in the wo: id, and quality reigns su preme. Wilson & Cantelou. "Sati-faction, your money back or a new wagon"-that's the gist of the guar.vitee that goes with every "THORN HILL" wagon. Wilson & Cantelou. For farm wagons there is noth ing better made in this country than the celebrated Studebaker wagons. Ask the man who uses one what his opinion is. Use a Studebaker once and you will always use them. Wilson & Cantelou. WHENEVER TOI NEED A GENERAL TONIC - TAKE GROVE'S The Old Standard Grove's Tasteless chill Tonic is Equally Valuable as a General Tonic because it Acts on the Liver, Drives Out Malaria, Enriches the Blood and Builds up the Whole System, For Grown People and Children. You know what you are taking when you take Grove's Tasteless chill Tonic as the formula is printed on every label showing that it contains the well known tonic properties of QUININE and IRON. It is as strong as the strongest bitter tonic and is in Tasteless Form. It has no equal for Malaria, Chills and Fever, Weakness, general debility and loss of appetite. Gives life and vigor to Nursing Mothers and Pale, Sickly Children. Removes Biliousness without purging. Relieves nervous depression and low spirits. Arouses the liver to action and purifies the blood. A True Tonic and Sure Appetizer. A Complete Strengthener. No family should be without it. Guaranteed by your Druggist We mean it. 50c. FIRE INSURANCE E. J. NORRIS, Agent Edgefield, South Carolina Representing the HOME INSURANCE COMPANY, of New York, and the old HARTFORD, of Hartford, Connecticut. The HOME has a greater Capital and Surplus combined than any other company. The HARTFORL s the leading com pany of the World, doing a greater Fire business than any other Co. See Insurance Reports PRUDENTIAL LIFE "HAS THE STRENGTH OF GIBRALTAR.1' E. J. Norris, FIRE AND LIFE INSURANCE. 160-Page Poultry Book Free Lousy Hens aro never profitable. They cannot lay when tortured night and day by Ilea and mites. Dust the hens with PreiP'Powdered Lice Killer m* ?^ 25c and 50c to exterminate the body lice, and paint or spray the roosts and nests with Wf??P Liquid Lice Killer K**9^ . 35c, 60c and W to sweeten them up and destroy mitsa. That means bigger profits. "Your money back If lt falls.** Get Pratts Profit-sharing Booklet. W. E. LYNCH & CO., L. T. MAY, JONES & SON, TIMMONS & MORGAN, Edgefield, and S. T. HUGH13, Trenton Don't Read IIf not interested. But you are obliged to be interested where mon ey is to be saved in the purchase of necessities of life both for your self and livestock. We are now in our warehouse, corner of Fenwick and Cumming streets, two blocks from the Union Passenger Station where we have the most modem warehouse in Augusta with floor? space of 24,800 squa.e feet and it is literally packed with Groceries and feeds from cellar to roof. Our stock must be seen to be appre ciated. Our expenses are at least $450.00 a month less since discon tinuing our store at 863 Broad street, and as goods are unloaded from cars to wareheuse, we are in a position to name very close prices. If you really want the worth of your money see or write us ERRINGTON BROS. & CO. Augusta, Ga. Metal SUI? Victoria Shingl? hnp?riil SMnglr Orients) 5hio?l4 CO RT RIGHT ^ METAL SHINGLES The (our designs of Outright Metal Shingles as shown above are made in any of the following ways : 1. Stamped from Tin-plate and painted Red. 2. Stamped from Tin-plate and painted Green. 3. Stamped from Tin-plate and Galvanized by a hand-dipping process. 4. Stamped from special tight-coated Galvanized Sheets. Each and every genuine Cortright Metal Shingle is embossed with this Trademark, M Cortright Reg. U. S. Pat. Off." 6 For Sale by Stewart & Kernaghan David Slusky, Wholesale and Retail Tin plate, galvanized corrugated iron shingles, rubber roofing, etc. Galvanized iron cornice and sheet metal work, skylights, etc. Stoves, ranges, mantels, tiling, grates, paints, oils, varnishes, etc. 1009 Broad St., AUGUSTA, GA. Farm Land.Bargains 50,000 acres of improved and unimproved lands at prices that will sell them. These lands are situated in "Wire-Grass Georgia" the best farm ing section in the state. No terracing and no irrigation. 202? acres, 65 under cultivation, 85 acres fenced, mostly wire, 55 cleared, not broke. Near three churches, good school; on one public road and nearing another. Good 4-room frame house, two fire placts, good barn and good well. 10 miles to two good markets. Rents for 1300 cash per year. Will sell for $15 per acre cash. 175 acres, one and one half miles from Lumber City, Ga.; 90 acres cleared, stumped and under cultivation; extra good 4-room house, two fire places; good barn; good well also spring on place. 130 pecan tree* three years old and all under good wire fence. For quick sale will take 525 per acre. These lands have good clay sub-soil and we have a number of others which we can not describe in this space. If these do not suit you let us hear from you and we will give you further information. If not as rep resented will pay your railroad fare. A. J. Wismer & Co. Lumber City, Georgia. I w$ m % www g nm ms Fresh Seed For Green" Lots and Cover Crops. The farmers of Edgefiekl county have learned the value of winter cover crops and are year by year by year increasing the acreage of winter crops. The sea son is approaching for sowing these crops, also for sowing green lots, and we have received large shipments ot Barley, Rye, Vetch, Crimson Clover And Appier Oats. We ordered these seed from the larg est and most reliable house in the South, therefore we knaw they are dependable and will germinate. Come in and let us supply your needs. W. W. Adams & Co. Pf P$ WW O- *?i . 'S? The farmers are hereby notified that the Graniteville Mfg. Co. has re-opened its cotton market at Graniteville, for the purchase of cotton from wagons, and will probably buy cotton direct from the producers during the remainder of the season. Our market closes promptly at 12 o'clock on Saturdays. A. H. GIBERT, Secretary. Are You a Woman ? The Woman's Tonic FOR SALE AT ALL DRUGGISTS F4 V. A. Hemstreet &Bro. Guns, Revolvers, Cartridges, etc. Just below Ga. R. R. Bank 655 Broad St., Augusta, Georgia.