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Office No. 61.
Residence, No. 17.
Wednesday, May 12.
Miss Myra Pearce is visiting her
aunt, Mrs. J. II. Cantelou.
Mrs. Pinta DeBruhl of Atlanta is
tte guest of Mrs. Lucy Dugas,
Mrs. Allen T. Samuel is here
visiting Mr. and Mrs. L. B. Jones.
Miss Carrie Morgan is here visit
ing her uncle, Hon. J. Wm. Thur
Mr. Clint T. Graydon of Colum
bia was a visitor in Edgefield Mon
Cap*,. Claude E. Sawyer of Aiken
spent Sunday here with Mr. and
Mrs. L. B. Jones.
Photographs at reduced prices
nntil the middle of June at Mist
Kliza Mims' studio.
The Dixie Auxiliary will meet at
the home of Mrs. James E. Han
Thursday afternoon at 5 o'clock.
Mr. Mauldin, the state bank ex
aminer, and bis assistant, Mr. Sid
ney Bruce are in Edgefield to-day.
Mrs. Harry Hamilton of Staunton,
Va., formerly |Miss Lucile Mobley
of Johnston, is the guest of Mrs.
W. E. Lott.
The Edgefield chapter, TJ. D. C..
will meet at the home of Miss An
nie DeLoach Wednesday afternoon,
May 19, at 5 o'clock.
Mrs. A. S. Tompkins and Mr. A.
S. Tompkins, Jr., attended the
funeral of Mr. Gus Graydon at I
greenwood last Friday.
price of admission to the
cantata Prj&ay night is within reach
of everybody? g^peral admission 35
cents and reserved aoqts 50 cents.
Tho County Inter-Denomination
al Sunday ?cp,ool convention pon
venes at Plum Br ap eb ibis morning
and will continue in m?QU thiough;
tmt to-morrow.
Another little lady has come to
t in Buncombe. Mr. and Mrs. L.
rohnson are receiving the con
? ?tions of their friends over the
.^fr of little daughther.
^ ^Pendleton Jones accepted
?& * *^>n to deliver a memorial
V & o*>xlidge Spring Sunday af
returned in time to fill
appointment Sunday
the store of
the cantata
.0 V
ral admission 35
??ats 50 cents.
fVxinraent given
V* lld be doub
$ A apter, D.
?fr M month
Can te
y p. m.
i3? ?.5
Gone to Washington.
In response to a telegram from
his uncle, Eugene Timraons left for
Washington, D. C., Monday morn
ing to accept a position. Being a
lad of exemplary habits, one who
has not despised the instruction of
God-fearing parents, Eugene is well
grounded in Christian principles,
and, therefore, it is not at all likely
that he will be lured into forbidden
paths in the national capital.
Entertainment for School.
On Friday evening, May 28, the
teachers of the graded and high
schools will give an atractivo play
in the school auditorium for the
benefit of the school. Much time is
being given to it by the teachers
and the entertainment will be thor
oughly enjoyed. The money realized
will be used to pay for wiring the
school building and for the pur
chase of books for the school libra
School Soon to Close.
The Edgefield graded and High
School will close June 2. TheMc
Duflie literary society will hold
public exercises in the auditorium
Thursday night June 3. The grad
uating exercises will be held Friday I
night, June 4. The speaker for
the occasion has not been chosen
3 et. The members of the gradua
ting class are, Miss Evelyn Broad-1
water, Miss Emmie DeLoach, Miss
Willie Mae Hart, Walter Mays and
Edgar Strother.
For Cotton Weigher.
The first of the several candidates
to announce for the position of pub
lic cotton weigher for Edgefield is
Mr. W. D. Allen, whose formal
card appears in this issue. Mr. Al
len is not only largely connected
but has many loyal friends who will
give bim active support. He is
from every standpoint well fitted
for the duties of this position. For|
several years he has been in the em
ployment of the Beaver Dam Mill
and there had considerable expe
rience in handling cotton. If elec
ted to the place, Mr. Allen will
renier faithful and impartial ser
Fine Seed Irish Potatoes.
By referring to our classified
column of advertisements this week
you will find that Mr. R. A. Wash,
better known by his friends as Gus
Wash, can supply you with home
grown Lookout Mountain potatoes
for planting at the very reasonable
price of 81.5? per bushel. Last year
Mr. Wash made 80 bushels of these
potatoes on one-quarter of an acre.
It is conceded that the Lookout
Mountain potatoes rank among the
best varieties. They are finely fla
vored, cook ,well, keep well and are
prolific. The yield which Mr.
Wash made is sufficient testimony
as to their producing well. Better
see Mr, Wash in person or drop
him a card. Do not fail to plant a
late crop or second crop of pota
toes, using the Lookout Mountain
Governor Manning For Law.
Governor Manning is administer
ing the affairs of his office with
great vigor, and it is his dominant
purpose to enforce the law. It may
?eem a bit old-fashioned but the
j? adamen tal concern of a govern
y it is to maintain order, through
^ irocesses of law. It is not an
Cfo tant factor that the Governor
orator, though it is gratifying
AA him speak well, nor is it de
.^fiy at a Governor build a per
* 'cal machine through ap
?and concessions. It is
Tever, that a Governor
ot his oath of office
to enforce the
'iig ha? set out to
jjy*ed, and he will
laws can
\forced as
Jjnins his
Carberry Canner.
I ara agent for the Carberry
Water-Seal Canner. This canner
has four big points of merit:
It is simple, scientific, safe and
The Cai berry Canner has been
purchased in ten state agricultural
colleges for use at lectures and dem
It economizes time and labor. I
shall be glad to show them to those
persons in the county who need a
canner. Write to me at Clark's
Hill, t?. C.
Annie Mae Mims.
Whooping ough.
Well-everyone knows the effect
of Pine Forests on Coughs. Dr.
Bell's Pine-Tar-Honey is a remedy
which briners quick relief for
Whooping Cough, loosens tne
mucous, soothes the lining of the
throat and lungs, and makes the
coughing spells less severe. A fam
ily with growing children should
not be without it. Keep it handy^
for all Coughs and Colds. 25o at
your Druggist.-2
A Salo?
One Hund?
Opening Chorus in striking coloni
of victory singing:" Margaret May,
Genevieve Norris, Eloise Hart, E
Harling, Edith Ouzts, Eleanor Kinnai
Thomas, Brook Jones.
Greeting to the Audience, Oui
Enter Campaigners for National ]
of the organization and singing the pi
'Tn 1920 comes the
The children's happ
In nineteen hundrec
There'll be prohibit
When Columbia dri
Geo. Tompkins, leader: Gertrude
Mims, Lillie Holsten, Kate Mims, 0(
Byrd, Mary Lyon, Helen Nicholson,
Lillian Pattison, Sarah Lyon, Bill Bai
Miss Abbie Bryan as Columbia, I
company of boys and girls bearing tin
shield of stars and stripes and wearir
blue, enter, singing, "0 Columbia, tl
James Dobson, Norma Shannonh
Hughes, Lewelyn Nicholson, Nellie I
Robert Ouzts, Allen George Thura
Julia Strom, Tom Bailey.
Columbia, assisted by the boys ?
doubts the benefit of prohibition.
Mitchell Wells, a follower of Coli
"Ode to Cold Water," chorus of ;
Columbia introduces seven citi
Blacksmith, Lanham Dorn; Storekeep
Tompkins; Doctor, Edward Peak; Bal
ford Mims; Housekeeper, Ruth Paul,
Pages, Strom Thurmond and Will
Gov. of Kansas, Edwin Folk, enfe
in his state under prohibition.
Chorus, "Vote for Prohibition. "
United States Judge, Carrol Rai
ve'U have a saloonless nation. Thi
^ ?elujab."
4? Policeman, James Porter, gives 1
"f^L Chorus, "The Fight is on."
. '--- ?
One That Should be Heeded by
Edgefield Residents.
? ? * '
Frequently the first sign of kid
ney trouble is a slight ache or pain
in the loins. Neglect of this warning
makes the way easy for more serious
troubles-dropsy, gravel, Bright's
disease. 'Tis well to pay attention
to the first sign. Weak kidneys gen
erally grow weaker and delay is
often dangerous. Residents of this
community place reliance in Doan's
kidney pills. This tested remedy bas
been used in kidney trouble over
50 years--is recommended all over
the civilized world. Read the fol
lowing Edgefield proof:
Mrst G T Padgett, Edgefield,
says: "My back ached and pained
all the time. In the morning when
I got np, 1 was so sore and stiff that
I could hardly bend over. I tired
easily and it was an effort for me to
do my housework. I also had head
aches and dizzy spells and my sight
blurred. I got Doan's kidney pills
at Penn & Holstein's drug store and
they relieved me from the first.
Whenever my back gives me any
trouble now, .1 take Doan's kidney
pills and they never fail to give me
Price 50o at all dealers. Don't
simply ask for a kidney remedy
get Doan's kidney pills-the ?ame
that Mrs. Padgett had. Foster-Mil
burn Co., Props., Buffalo, N. Y.
"Dead men tell no tales, observ
! ed the sage.
"Maybe not, replied the fool. But
I their tombstones are awful liars."
1 -
ld Opera H<
May 141
'ed Characters
:NE I.
al colors, will open the cantata, "a song
Mary Dorn, Lydia Brunson, Willie Peak,
lizabeth Rives, Ouida Pattison, Eileen
rd, Gladys Lyon, Grace Tompkins, Alma
da Pattison, "Chorus, "Doom of the
Prohibition wearing the national costume
opular and prophetic chorus:
y day,
1 twenty
ion plenty
ves the drink away."
Thurmond, Mobley Sheppard, Eleanor
lell Rolston, Royal Shannonhouse, Isabel
, Furman Holsten, Corrie Cheatham,
ley, Frances Jones, Luther Johnson.
5rof. C. C. Ross as Uncle Sam, with
; nation's flag and on their breast the
ig the crusaders' caps in red, white and
ie gem of the ocean.
ouse, Mitchell Wells, Lois Mims, J. C.
>aul, Bessie Dunovant, Thelma Jackson,
ond, Ethel Cheatham, Willie McManus,
ind girls, reasons with Uncle Sam, who
ambia, recites,
young Americans.
zens of Temperance Town as follows:
>er, Ray Timmerman; Carpenter, Dozier
ker, Benjamin ?Cogburn; Tailor, Hans
iain Sharpton, bring message to Colum
ns and tells of the wonderful prosperity
nsf ord, makes a prophecy that ere long
sreupon they all sing, "Glory, glory,
lis views and commends national prohi
[ sale at ste
d Admission 35c
You can always depend on it
You want paint that not only will add to the appearance
of your property, but that will protect it against the elements.
When you use Mastic Paint you get the highest quality
paint money and experience can produce.
"The Kind That Lasts"
spreads freely, and wears for years with its color intact
Does not flatten, scale off, nor show streaks.
Mastic Paint lasts longer, wears better, covers more sur
face and is more economical than keg lead and oil hand
mixed or inferior ready-mixed paint. Insist upon Mastic
Paint, the kind that lasts. It is guaranteed.
?"""""T?O il p Beautifully illustrated boole, 'Homes and How to
F 1% Etd faint Them." alco color card. A?lc us for it, or write
* du cet to PeulwCulWrt Ct, lacorponird, Lotiirilk, Ky.
There's A Pee Gee Finish
For Every Purpose'
lation in 1920
Duse Friday Night
th, 1915
in Magnificent Costumes
Miss Sadie Mims, representative of Woman's Christian Temperance
Union, pleads for the freedom of our country from the curse of the liquor
Grand March and chorus, "Onward Christian Soldiers."
Tableau, "Put'em on the dry line." Uncle Sam, Columbia and Elizabeth
Soldiers come on the scene singing, "We've Resolved to Free Our State,'**
W. D. Allen, captain; Luther Byrd, Diomedeand William Hollingsworth,
J. T. McManus, Harrison Parks, Blondell Hart, J. T. Harling, A. S. Tomp
kins, Jr., William Thurmond, Edgar Strother, Horace Jones, Harry Strom.
Negroes from Dixie tell what their race thinks of the Saloon through their
Spokesman-Bennie Parker, Harold Norris, Lee Timmons, Paul Cogburn,
Glover Tompkins, Pendleton Jones, Claude Lyon, H. M. Reynolds, Walter
Cantelou, Jim Mims, A. S. Tompkins, Jr.
A group of pretty Indian maidens sing, "Help to Make the Map alL
White"-Ruth Lyon, Marjoree Tompkins, Emily Tompkins, Emily Adams,
Rhea Edmunds, Aileen Smith, Mary Lewis, May Tompkins, Willie Mae Hart,
Edith Pearce, Mamie Cheatam.
A fair representative, in gorgeous array, from each of the thirteen equal
suffrage states will arrive in Edge fi eld in time to sing to the audience, "Just
a Little Ballot," that will be cast to make a saloon lesa nation and a stainless
flag-Ida Folk, Florence Mims, Lallie Peak, Jennie Simkins, Ruth Tompkins,
Miriam Norris, Helen Dorn, Mamie Sill, Sophie Mims, Elizabeth Rainsford,
Elizabeth Smith, Sunie Talbert, Sallie Dunovant, Mary Talbert.
A saloon!ess nation v ill make a happy future for our children, the joy of
"Home, Sweet Home"-Sarah Hughes, Mary Marsh, Winks Bailey, Cath
erine Stewart, Carolyn Dorn, Margaret Lyon, Margaret Strom, Jeanette Tim
mons, Elizabeth Johnson, Herman Rubenstein, Mary Lynch, Mary Cantelou,
Frances Townsend, Effie Allen Lott, Mildred Kale.
Full chorus, "Saloons Must Go."
Uncle Sam convinced. Columbia calls for an expression of sentiment for
National Prohibition and her followers wave flags and banners with the early
hop? of a stainless flag over "A Saloonless Nation in 1920."
"My country 5tis of thee,
Sweet land of liberty
Of thee I Bing;
Land where my fathers died
Land of the pilgrims pride,
From every mountain side,
Let freedom ring."
>re of Penn & Holstein
. Reserved Seats 50c.

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