OCR Interpretation

Edgefield advertiser. (Edgefield, S.C.) 1836-current, May 06, 1914, Image 9

Image and text provided by University of South Carolina; Columbia, SC

Persistent link: http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn84026897/1914-05-06/ed-1/seq-9/

What is OCR?

Thumbnail for EIGHT

Office No. 61.
Residence, No. 17.
Wednesday, May 6th.
Register for the approaching mu
nicipal election.
The Edgelield school will close
the last week in May.
Miss Hortense Padgett spent Sat
urday and Sunday at Johnston.
Grain is needing rain and in some
sections the stand of c )tton is not
Auditor J. R Timmertnan went
over to Columbia Saturday on busi
ness connected with his office.
Mr. S. T. Williams went to
Clemson yesterday to attend
meeting of the board of trustees.
Mr. C. M. Williams went over to
Hephzibah, Ga., donday to visit
his daughter, Mrs. W. H. Morgan.
Everybody who can come to the
Sunday school convention to-mor
row and the next day will receive a
cordial welcome.
Gen. 17. R. Brooks, of Columbia,
spent last. Saturday with his sister,
Mrs. F. F. Moseley. His Edgelield
friends always greet him most cor
The McDaniel school will close
with a basket picnic and barbecue
on Friday May 15 at the Key
bridge. The public is cordially in
vited to come and bring baskets.
If you neglect to resister and are
therefore denied the privilege of
voting in the approaching town
election, you will have no one to
blame except yourself.
Mr. L. C. Rich came up from
Meriwether in his car, making the
journey in one hour and twenty
minutes. Ke was accompanied by
his sisters, Musses Ellie and Frances
Mr. W. R. Parks went from j
Edgelield Monday to .Jacksonville, j
Fla. He was joined in Columbia by
Mrs. Parks and their dauyhter-in
law, Mrs. \\\_P. Parks ofvParks
Mrs. R. L. Dunovant has return
ed from a very pleasant visit of
several weeks to her sisters in
Georgetown. She was accompanied
by three little ones.
Among the old soldiers who pass
ed through Edgptield en rout?- to
Jacksonville yesterday to attend the
reunion were Messrs. Rufus Dorn.
G. M. Timmerman and W. K Tim
The annual recital of the Trenton,
graded school will be given Fiidayl
night at *::>u. The music depart
ment is taught by Miss Lura Minis,
who has proven herself to be a very j
till en ted musician.
The Advertiser heirs the indul
gence <tf its readers this week for
the delay and other shortcomings
of this issue. Sickness of some
members of the force has seriously
handicapped us for this issue.
As a financial result of the "Dee
strick Skule" given - at Red Hill on
Mond ay evening, after all expenses
.were paid, a check for ten dollars
was sent to the missionary societies
at Red Hill, and the societies of the
Presbyterian, Episcopal and Metho
dist churches.
Mr. (4. T. Ouzts, a progressive
and very successful young merchant
of the Mountain Creek section, will
inaugurate a stork reduction sale,
commencing Friday May 8th and
lasting through Svturday. May -r.\.
During this tim?- we will offer great
bargains in ?ill lines of merchandise.
Dr. W. S. stokes, the editor of
the Johnston News-Monitor was in
Edgelield Mi nd ay, being a delegate
to ihe county Democratic conven
tion. He called at The Advertiser
office while here and we welcomed
him most cordially to Edgelield.
After spending everal davs with
Iiis parents. Mr.s and Mis*. P. H.
Hussey, Rev. P. H. Hussey is here
visiting Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Ou/.ts.
ile has completed the theological
course in the seminary at Rochester.
?i. Y., and will leave the latter part
of the week to resume his work in
Darlington county.
Mr. C. E. (?naries, yielding to
the wishes of friends, announces
for magistrate of the iir.-u district.
There is no b'*tter man in the coun
try thin Cha lie Q Tires and he wi 1
receive the support of m toy person
al friends.
Mr. S. W. Prince and Mr. E. N*|
Holmes announee this week for re
election to the office of supervisor
of registration. Both of them are
cooa men and the people can do no
belt - . '^n to give them another
Our friend, Mr. J. R. Blackwell,
announces his candidacy for magis
trate of the 5th district. By reason
of his exoerience he is enabled to
fill the office ti;e more satisfactorily
and he has many warm friends on
the west-side who will cast their
ballots for him.
This (Wednesday) afternoon at
6:30 Miss Matilda, daughter of Mr.
and Mrs. Louis Holmes of John
ston, and Mr. Lonnie W. Ergle are
to be married at the Ed ge fie id
Methodist parsonage, Rev. J. R.
Walker performing the ceremony.
Mr. Ergle is assistant ticket agent
at Aikeu.
Most Prompt and Effectual Cure
for Bad Colds.
When you have a bad cold you
want a remedy that will not only
irive relief, but effect a prompt ano
permanent eure, a remedy that is
pleasant to take, a remedy that con
tains nothing injurious. Chamber
lain's cough remedy meets all these
requirement*. I acts ou nature's
plan, relieves the lungs, aids expec
toration, opens the secretions and
restores the system to a healthy con
dition. This remedy has a world
wide sale and use, and can always
be depended upon. Sold by all deal
Notice of Election.
State of South Caiolina,
County of Ed geri eld.
Whereas, a petition has been
filed with us, and all legal require
ments bavin<r been met, it is Order
ed that. J. P. Sullivan, (i. It. .May
son and H. A. Simmons, constitu
ting the regularly appointed Board
?d' Trustees of H i bier School Dis
trict No. 10, do hold an election at
Sullivan School House on Saturday,
May 16, 1?14, to vote upon the
question or levying and collecting a
special tax of three (3) mills on the
dollar of all taxable property in
said district, proceeds of such levy
to be used for school purposes in
Hi bier School District No. 10.
At this election only such resi
dent electors as return real or per
sonal property for taxation, and
who exhibit their tax receipts and
registration certificates as required
in general elections shall be allow
ed to vote.
Those favoring the special levy
.shall cast a ballot with the word
"Yes" written or printed thereon,
and those opposed to such levy
shall cast a ballot with the word
"No"' written or printed thereon.
Within ten days alter the elections
if a majority of those voting shall
favcr the special levy, the manag
ers will submit to the county audi
tor the result of the election. The
polls shall open at 8 o'clock a. m.;
and close aM o'clock p. m., and in
all respects comply with Sec. 1208,
Code of Laws of South Caiolina.
W. W. Fuller,
E. II. Folk.
Co. Board of Education,
Edgetield Co., S. C.
April -2T, Ii/H.
plantation at a bargain, thirty miles
frcm Macon, containing 2700 acres.
Address Land Trust Company, 51?
(irani Building, Atlanta, (ia.
1 lot of men's nil-wool serge suits
real value $13.50 at ?7.75.1 lot
bettor grade serge in dark and light
blue, real value *10.">0 at $10.1)0.
These prices are only good until
May 15.
For Sale.
A complete bottling outfit foi a
small town. Any person contem
plating the bottling ol' soft drinks
write for particulars.
E. Sheehan,
3-13-3t. Augusta, (ia.
Executor's Notice.
Notice is herel >y iii ven that on
Saturday the 23rd day of May,
Prox., I will make a final settle
ment on the estate of Mrs. Mary
A. Holley, in the office of the Pro
bate Court, in and for said County,
and then and there I will apply to
the Probate Court, fora final order
lischarginir me from the office and
duties of Executor of ber estufe.
R. N. Broadwater,
'.-.2!? it
fieligious Notices.
"'l wonder" subject at Edcefield
Methodist church next Sunday
morning at ll o'clock.
Next Sunday night at 8:30 Dr.
J. W. Kilgo, presiding elder of
Columbia district, will preach at
Trenton Methodist church. I hope
the people generally will come.
Quarterly conference at 4:30 o'clock.
J. R. Walker
Come to the Inter-denomination
al Sunday School convention at
Ed gefiel d Methodist church Thurs
day and Friday of this week. It be
gins Thursday morning at 10:30.
Come on time.
J. R. Walker.
Classified Column.
Just received a new shipment of
shapes and flowers. We have every
thing you can mention in the line
of millinery at a big reduction.
FOR SALE-A young horse,
sound, gentle and will work any
where. W. H. Turner.
WANTED-To exchange a good
automobile for a g ood horse and
J. L, Eid8on,
4-29-Stp. Johnston, S. C.
FOR SALE: Tomato, cabbage,
egg and potato plants. Very fine,
at reduced prices.
R. (T. Shannonhoase.
FOR SALE-Some very fine
registered-Berkshire pigs at $15
each, eight weeks old, deliveries.
Mav 1st. R. H. Middleton, Clark's)
Hill, S. C.
Landreth's seed Irish po:aloes,
Maine grown, in all of the popular
varieties at 4") cents per peck.
W. E. Lynch & Co.
Excursion Fares to Spartan-)
burg, S. C., and Return Via
Southern Railway
Premier Carrier of the South Ac
0 tint of South Atlantic State-? Mu
sic Festival, May 0-8, 1914. Round
Trip Fares.
Aiken ->'4.45
Batesbunr 4.05
Ed ge ii eld 4.05
Johnston 4.45
Leesville :i.95
Lexington H. 45
Proportionately reduced fares
from other points. Ticketson sale
May to <> includive \ i th final
limit returning May 10, 1914. For
further i'.formation, communicate
Magruder Dent, District Passen
ger Agent, Augusta. Ga.
We have added a touring car to
our livery equipment and all calls,
either day or night, will be prompt
ly -answered. A competent driver
will have charge of the car.
Wilson tfc Canteiou.
Southern Railway Schedule
Effective Sunday, March 1st,
lui4, Schedule of train No. 8, Au
a Columbia, will be as fol
Lv Augusta 7:10 am
Lv Warrcnville 7:40 a m
Lv trranifjville 7:44 am
Lv Trenton 8:15 a m
Lv Edgefield 7:50 a m
Lv Johnston 8:29 a ra
Lv Ward 8:41 a. m
Lv Batcaburg 9:15 a m
Lv Leesville ?"20 a m
Lv Lexington 10:00 a m
Ar Columbia 10:30 a m.
Corresponding changes at interme
diate stations. For additional in
formation, communicate with,
Magruder Dent,
District Passengenr Agent,
~rl? Broad Street,
Augusta. Ga.
"After four in our family had died
of consumption I was taken with
a frightful cough and lung trouble,
but my lifo was saved and I gained
87 pounds through using
W. Iv. Patterson, Wellington, Tex.
For Supervisor.
I respectfully announce that I am a
candidate for the office of Supervir -
of Edgefield county and solicit the votes
of the people, pledging myself if elect
ed to a faithful discharge of the duties
and to support t he nominees of the
Democratic party.
R. J. Moultrie.
For County Treasurer.
Appreciating your past favors for
Treasurer of Edget?eld County, I an
nounce my candidacy again for'said office
and pledge myself to support the nomi
nees of the Democratic party. The
term of this office is now four years.
E. S. Johnson.
I hereby announce myself a cancii
j date for re-election to the office of
?Treasurer of Edgefield county and
pledge myself to abide the result of
the Democratic primary.
J. T. Mirna.
For Aue i tor.
I respectfully announce that I am a
candidate for re-election to the office
of auditor of Edgefield county and
Eledge myself to abide the result of the
?emocratic primary.
J. R. Timmerman.
I hereby announce that I am a can
didate for the office of auditor of
I Edgefield county and pledge myself to
j abide the result of the Democratic pri
C. M. Mellichamp.
For Judge of Probate.
This is to announce that I am a can
didate for re-election to the office of
Probate Judge. I shall abide the re
sult of Primary Election and support
nominees thereof.
W. T. Kinnaird.
For Master.
I hereby announce that I am a can
didate for re-election to the office of
Master in Equity of Edgefield County
and pledge myself to abide the result
of the Democratic primary election.
S.'M. Smith.
I respectfully announce myself a
candidate for Master in Equity of Edge
field county and solicit the support of
the people, pledging myself to abide
by the result of the Democratic prima
ry election.
A. R. Nicholson.
For County Commissioner.
I respectfully announce that I am a
candidate for County Commissioner. I
have been informed that under the law
I can hold the office two more years,
but having been elected for only two
yi-ars I will not have it unless re-elect
ed by the people. If they want me
they can elect me again. 1 will abide
the result of the Democratic primary.
N. L. Broadwater.
For Supervisor Registration.
I respectfully announce that 1 am a
candidate for re-election to the oiFce of
Supervisor of Registration and pledge
myself to abide by the resalt of the
Democratic primary.
E. N. Holmes.
I hereby announce that I am a candi
date for re-election to the office of
Supervisor of Registration of Edgefield
county and pledge myself to abide the
result of the Democratic parly .-md to
support the nominees of the name.
S. W. Prince.
For Magistrate.
I respectfully announce that I am a
candidate for the office o? magistrate
of the 4th judicial district and will
abide the result of the Democratic
primary. v
J. F. Pardue.
I hereby announce that 1 am a
candidate for the office of magistrate
of the 8th judicial circuit of Edgefield
county and pledge myself to abide the
result of the Democratic primary.
W. E.Turner.
The friends of R. N. Edmunds beg
to announce his candidacy for the of
fice of magistrate in fifth judicial dis
trict, subject to rules of democratic
primary, and pledge him, if elected, to
the faithful discharge of the duties of
the office and to support nominees of
democratic party.
I hereby announce that I am a can
didate for re-election to the office of
magistrate of the 1st judicial district
of Edgefield county, pledging myself
to abide the result of the Democratic
N. L. Brunson.
I hereby announce myself as a can
didate for magistrate of the 6th dis
trict subject to the rules and regula
tions of the Democratic primary elec'
R. L. Boddie.
I respectfully announce that I am a
candidate for the office of msgistrate
for the 5th judicial oistrictof Edgefield
com: ly and pledge myself to abide the
result of the Democratic primary elec
J. R. Blackwell.
To Prevent Blood Poisoning
npply at once the wonderful old reliable DR.
{,'icnl dressing that relieves pain and heals at
thc same time. Not a liniment. ZSc. 50c. Si.Of1
delicious aad
By the use of Roy,
great many more ar
readily made at hoi
licious, and econoi
variety and attract!
The" Royal Bake
containing five
receipts for a?
and cookery, frei
Baki::?- Powder
A Good Drug Store.
It takes more than a sto?k of
drugs and good intentions to make
a good drug store. Ij requires an
intimate knowledge of weighing,
measuring and mixing, which comes
only after careful study and experi
ence. Your prescriptions will be
properly filled at our store. We
have every modern facility 3nd-we
know how.
Penn & Holstein.
Notice to Creditors.
All Kindred and Creditors hold
ing any claim, r claims, against
the estate of James I*. Rives, de-j
ceased, are hereby notified to file
f mc with me, as Administratrix of
said estate, as required by law.
.Mrs. Annie E. Rives,
Administratrix of estate of J. LT.
Rives deceased.
and Gall Sores
Don't take chances on the
services of a good work ani
mal by overlooking the
small, scratch or harness
burn. Be prepared before
Dr. Boyd's Sure-Pop
Magnetic Ointment
heals if you work your horse.
Heals any sort of skin abrasion
or ulcer. It's a guaranteed rem
edy that you can depend upon.
.Money refunded if it fails todo
all wc claim for it. Large box 25c.
For .Sale by
G. T. Ouzts,
Kirksey, S. C.
A. E. PADGETT, President
Vice President.*
State and Cou
Desires to thank its patrons and
has enjoyed during the past year.
Twenty-three years of close pers
the satisfactory service we have give
basis" upon which we solicit new accoi
Our combined capital and surpli
and our long successful experience e
We are always in position to extend '
as their business, their balances and
We Invite New Accoi
Otto Oasoli
in the oldest newspa]
offer to the good people of
formation about Gasoline J
Gas Works of Philadelph
typt* and style are built by
Europe also.
The Otto is the start ai
Kn gi ne business of today,
morrow, [f you need a (i:
800 H. P. Von can't 1
cheaper through
the most
healthful food
al Baking Powder a
tides of food may be
Tie, all healthful, de*
iiical, adding much
veness to the menu.
r and?Pastry Cook,"
hundred practical
kinds of baking
5. Address Royal
Co., New York. *
Notice of Election and
Six Wardens.
Council Chamber, Edgefield, S. C.,.
March 20, 1914.
Notice is nereby given that on
the -?6?h day of May, A. D. 1914 at
the Court House, County of Edge
held, State of South Carolina, an
election will be held for Mayor and
Six Wardens (one warden from
each waul) to serve the said town
for the next ensuing term of two
years. At said election, H. C.
Watson, W. H. Bee and W. S.
Covar are hereby appointed to act
as managers. By order of the.
Town Council of the] Town of
Edgefield, S. C.
Mayor of the Town of Edgefield,
S. C: *
E. J. X OK lt I.s (Corp. Seal) Clerk
& Treas, of Town Council.
The Books of Rcg,:str.ot4oft-?-f^h|Vs~
Town ol* Edgefield, S. C., w-ilToe
opened ai my office in the Farmers
Bank of Edgefield, S. C., on the
!5th day of April, ?A. D., ly 14 to
register the qualified voters thereof
foi the Municipal Election to be
held on the ?Otb day of'May, A.D.,
Supervisor of Registration of the
Town of Edgefield.
April 15-1914.
Hart Schaffner & Marx are the
largest and finest clothes makers in
the world. Their prices range from
*l.s.U0 up to the finest, now we
have marked the price from ?15.00
and the finer grades in proportion.
See us about your next suit.
F G Mertins, Augusta. Ga.
W. II. EARLING, Cashier
Asst. Cashier.
S PROFITS $118,000.00
[ELD.-S. C.
nJ?y Depository
the public for the liberal patronage it
onal relations with our patrons with
n our many depositors establishes the
is profits our conservative methods,
mables us to offer the best service,
to our customers such accommodations
their credit justifies.
mts for the Yeer 1914.
ne Engines
)cr in South Carolina we
Edgefield county some in
Sngines built by the Otto
ia. Engines of the same
some of the great shops in
id beginning of all the Gas
It will also be the best to
Lsoline Engine 1 H. P. or
my better. You can buy
, Greenwood, S. C.

xml | txt