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Loving Tributo Paid io tho Deceased
by a Friend.
In the small hours of tho morning
of Jun. 22. 1921, the death angel
visited tho home of W. A. Prichard
and look fruin their midst Mrs. Prich
ard'H mother, Mrs. J. S. Lawless, who
was visiting there.
Mrs. Lawless complained of fool
ing had. hui did liol think she was
really sick, hut for fear that she was
really sic: er than she realized, a '
doctor was called, and all that lov
lng hands could do was done for her.
hut none thought of the end hoing ?
so near. Her wish was (hat she
might go (illicitly when the Lord
called her. and not linger to cause
others trouble, and her wivh was
granted. She never saw death; she
quietly foll asleep. When all around
her thought that she was getting
comfortable for a good rest in the
early morning, she was .stricken with
paralysis, the trouble striking tho
heart and causing death instantly,
without pain.
She was nearing her ~'\? year and
had been enjoying perfect health, so
that her years sat lightly upon her,
and she looked to bo much younger
than she was. She was twice mar
ried. In early girlhood she was mar
ried to W. Harrison Ables, who pre
ceded her to the grave many years
ago. To this union live children were
horn, of whom four are living. The
eldest. William Robert, died ll years
ago. Those living are Mrs. Josie Mc
Donald. Mrs. Lula Prichard and John
Ables, all of the Oawkay section of
our county, and DorseyAbles. of Dan
ville. Va.
Seventeen years ago she was again
married, her second marriage being
to J. S. Lawless, who is left sad and
lonely hy reason her her 'going
home." She also leaves to mourn
her death a brother and sister in
Oeoneo and two sisters in Texas, be
sides li li grandchildren, in whose
memory she will ever live to help
them on to lead better iives.
Karly in life she united with th?
Baptist church, of which she was al
faithful and consistent member until
she joined tin? Christian church, go
ing with lier second husband. She
was stroiu; in her convictions and
linn in her belief, hut always looked
on the cheerful ?ide of life, and she
will he greatly missed by all who
knew her. lier family and friends
will miss her wise counsel, her ready
sympathy und mop* nf .." hov nobie
Ox itu plo o'" Chrpi' ?un Hvinr ?VIM1 'm .
inti ' hough) iii (iii j
where else, and she died within six
miles ol* whero she was born.
lier hods was laid lo rest in Bethel
cemetery, near the resting place of
her father and mother, in the pres
ence ol' relatives and a host of sym
pathizing neighbors and friends,
Her church in West minster sent
beautiful floral offerings and lier
gravo was covered with a profusion
of lovely (lowers and ferns, showing
to the world how she was loved and
esteemed by all who knew her.
"Blessed are the dead which die
in the Lord from henceforth: yea,
saith tho spirit, that they may rest
from their labors ; and their works
clo .ollow them." -Rev. 14: 13,
A Friend.
Name "Bayer" on Genuine
Beware! I'll loss you see the name
"Bayer'' on packago or on tablets you
tire not getting genuine Aspirin, pre
scribed by physicians for twenty-one
years and proved safe by millions.
Take Aspirin only as told in the
Bayer package for colds, headache,
neuralgia, rheumatism, earache,
toothache, lumbago and for pain.
Handy tin boxes of twelve Bayer Tab
lets of Aspirin cost few cents. Drug
gists also seil larger packages. Asnl
rin is tho trade mark of Bayer Manu
facture of Monoacoticacidcster of
Salicyllcacid. adv.
Chauffeur Charged willi Murder.
Raleigh, N, C., Fob. I 0 The Wake
county grand jury bill of murder
against ira Thompson, public chnuf
fotll, who ran over with an automo
bile and killed Prof, J. M. Pickel,
chemist al tho North Carolina exper
iment station .here, about ton days
ago, has created quito a sensation.
Dr. Pickel, who was on his way
homo early at night, was walking in
tho middle of the street, on account
of the snow, when Hu? machine struck
and Instantly killed him. Thompson
ls alleged lo have failed to stop af
ter tho automobile had run over (he
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* * * * * * * * * * * * *
.I'a.stiues that d?serve the name
aro very few in this part of tho
South. Thia is an important reason
Why poor mules and scrub cattle aro
semi in lean and lank conditio i
throughout tho countryside, and no
profit is realized ill tholr keeping.
The lirai requisite for a pasture
is ti fertile soil. FoiU'od-in gullies
and woods do not constitute ll pas
ture. They do make good burial
grounds or animals. Either plant
?I good bottom in suitable mixtures
or else lirst enrich your hillsides by
turning under a good growth of vel
vet beans or cowpeas. and then plant
rye In tho fall and tum it under for
tho soil before you think about the
planting for the pasture. Do not
think you can dodge the economic
laws, for things that will bo perma
nent must he built .slowly. Ilasto will
surely make waste.
After building tho pasture, graze
lt lightly at first and fence it into
two or more pail.;, so that part of lt
can be rested at times and bald spots
restored and weeds kept mown down.
Using fertilizer for pastures is a
questionable practice, but a little
acid phospbato used at times will
holp considerably. Legumes should
always be planted on medium or
poor soil and turned under for soil
improvement before planting to pas
ture grasses. For grass seed a deep
80od-bed is not needed, for the roots
of the grasses are usually shallow,
and there will be littlo or no germi
ne'Jon In a loose, deep seed-bed. A
lino top. thoroughly harrowed, is
needed, and a roller should be used
to compact the soil around the small
seed after sowing.
What little shade that ls left in
the pasture should be left on the
poorer hillsides and not in the rt? her
"Sod-bound" pastures should bo
plowed in the spring, taking care not
lo completely invert the furrow
slices, the plowing serving to open
up Ibo soil and restore vigor. Har
row and roll afterwards, rolling in
some Lespedesa clover seed if this
is dono In March.
Dost Pasture Plants Here.
According to thoso experienced in
building pastures, Bermuda grass
and Lespedesa or Japan clover are
the two most reliable.
Bermuda started from roots is
nt or*- reliable than thai started from
HMd. ''urn ..ip th? Bermuda sod iii
tice ; v t oi throe Inches thick, lind i
blocks, spring is perhaps the best
time to do this, but it can lie done
nearly any time that plowing can be
done. Place these blocks or (dus
ters of roots IS inches apart in rows
lihou I two feut apart, or they can
be planted closer if enough roots are
available. Sometimes roots are run
through a feed cutter and plowed
under. Or, another good method
which has been tried by a farmer
near Piedmont, with good results, ls
to run out the water furrow where
corn is to be planted and put the
roots in. and then run tho corn
planter and fertilizer distributer over
this, covering while the corn is
planted. Cultivation should then be
carried on with a spring-tooth culti
vator or harrow, not using a swoop,
as the latter will cat the roots and
kill many of them. Then you havo
tho advantage of a corn crop, while
you have started tho Bermuda at
tho same time. Then the following
spring sow broadcast about ten
pounds of Lespedesa seed per aero
and scratch it In. Mix in three
pounds of white clover If sown very
early; otherwise sow the white clo
ver in Ibo fall, as white clover will
start betler then, doing mos! of Its
growing in the cool weather, being
an early and late pasture plant. Too
much white clover should not be
used, however, as it has a tendency to
"salivate" horses and mules to some
extent .
Burr clover can be mixed into the
pasture on the rich soil, sowing it
in August in rows, using two or more
bushels to the acre, as it is hard to
germinate. Manure in the rows wdll
be of great value for this plant. Do
not waste time with burr clover on
tho poorer soils, however.
In the fall, mix in some red-top or
Herd's gralsK, sowing four lo ten
pounds to the acre on the bottom
lands, a.s this grass requires much
moisture and good soil.
On rich, partly shaded spots orch
ard grass will do well for early and
late grazing, using six lo twenty
pounds per acre, depending on the
amount of other seeds used.
Two lons of limestone applied
ev?'ry four or five years will bo of
great benefit. Kentucky blue grass
can be pul In with the orchard grass
on good soil of shaded hillsides,
where the soil ls not sour.
1'se tho outline suggested above
for determining which grasses and
clovers yon will mix for your pas
ture, remembering that tho two that
are most faithful are Bormu
Lespodosa. ^
Moro gra8so8s and cloven;
mixed on the rich soils thai?
poorer soils. Dallas grass (pa
dllatum) Is sometimes fohn?
lng in tho wild state, viui 1.
mondod for mixtures on th<
soils where a person has a
against Bermuda. it gn
bunches, having a large nv
basal leaves and a few sec
from one to five feet in li?jgj
ready to graze In the sprin,
three weeks boforo Berm nd;
gus sometimes attacks tho a
close grazing obviates this,
in small furrows, left uncover
else a linn seed-bed, with ii
ering of the seed. One lo five
of seed are used in the fnrrc
orally sown in tho spring.
For average bottoms. \vh
muda ls used--?
Lespedesa-f> to 3 0 ppui
Dallas grass-3 pounds p<
White clover-2 pounds p>
Red top-4 pounds per a<
For good hillsides
Bermuda cuttings.
Lespedesa-8 pounds per
Orchard grass-10 pouu
White clover-3 pounds p'<
Look oyer the facts portai
theso grasses before decid
your mixture. Then club ?
with others on ordering a U
through the county agent, v.
prices on those seeds, and v
be glad to help you got a go
turo started. The boll weevil
lng hero and ls bringing his
so fix your pasture nov/, so l
can starve him out.
Ooo. R. Briggs, County A
$12,500,000 for Vets' llosj
' and
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Washington, Feb. 9.--Th(
yesterday unanimously paSS'
authorizing tho construction
hospitals for disabled war \
at an estimated cost of $l?,?
An additional $500,000 wo
available for conversion Into
als of buildings at Forts Wall
Wash., and McKenzie, \\ yo.
The bill also authorized ..
rotary of the Treasury lo loi
ject to appropriation by t ! .
the proposed $3,000,000 bus
be built by the State ol Ni v
Tho specific locatlo.i of
hospitals, which would cost
ono each, bas not been doti
but the bill provides that
'. cent ral \ Hantle ?ot
tri tho t ?i oa t. La kee reg? J?>
the coil irai Southwest, m
Rock j Mountain Stat.
i som norn California, th
1 hospitals will be used t( e
suffering from mental tr
nervous disorders, and I
treatment of tu bereu bu
> ir
ono J
In th
<u thc
ior t?er
les inti
for tht
Walhalla Women Can >
Faded Garments, I).
Buy "Diamond Dye:,
kind, then perfect result
an teed. Fach package o
Dyes" contains simple
dlamond-dyo worn, sh
waists, dresses, coats, gi
ings, swenters, draperie
everything, whether wo*
cotton or mixed good:
fadeless colors. Druggi
?>\e OW
.e gu ar
i a mont
Ho na
. tock
\ e r i n gs
'<, i i rion
v. rich
ia coloi
Can't Escape Economl uws.
( Progresslvo Far"
If tho business men, > ors, and
all that largo army of -sighted
people who have conspi ; reduce
the jirices of farm pro i wish
seo the results of what heine
in ti measure to bring a lot ther
consider the acreage pl in fal
wheat, compared with acroag
sowed in tho fnll of HI d 10 18
Sowed in the fall of lt?,1)03
OOO acres.
Sowed in the fall of n i
OOO acres.
Sowed in tho fall of GO,439
0 00 acres.
That 1? the farmer's r to th
reduction of prices heh | o;' pr(
d ii et ion. Tho corn far /ll) g
the same answer in 10: [| n
tho cotton farmer. If not gi
a fair price- for his pro ?, ins
ens production, Just as her ->r
ducers are forced to der
economic laws, which ?. i.,.
The KoOWOe Courier,
Gentlemen :
My choice for QiuM'n
( This Coupon good I
lion lo The Kcowee
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.f* HONOR HOLLS. .]*
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Issnqueciin School.
Following is thu honor roll for
Issue, u eena school for tho month end
ing .lan. 2Sth:
First Grade-Maybelle Clark.Mag
gie Howell, iilzio Vaughan.
Second (?rude-Nancy Craig, Ros
sie Vaughan. Lora Hawkins, Chris
line Clark. George Rowers, liddle
Ria ckston.
Third Grado- Tillman Greene,
tl race Craig, Paulino Clark.
Fourth Grade - Charles Graig.
Charlie Rlackston, Alberta Black
Fifth Grade-Elbert Rowers. Leon
ard Rowers.
Sixth Grade-Lettie Rowers.
Seventh Grade-None.
Sue Annie Todd.
Nina Abbott,
For a Year I Was Unable to Go,"
McClellan Declares.
Williuniston Mun Gives Tanbie Cre
dit for Putting Him Hack on
His Feet.
"Tanbie got me back on my feel
and proved just the medicine that
1 needed."
In that sentence .1 L McClellan, of
Williamston, S C. summed up his ex
perience with Tanlac.
"When 1 began taking Tanlac I
was In a very weak condition, and
I was told that I was threatened
with paralysis 1 became so woak I
could not get about nt all, and for
ono year 1 was unable to go. 1 had
no appetite, and I never felt well.
Even though I was under treatment
I got no better to amount to any
thing, and I had begun to fear I
won ld not be able to get myself back
in good shape again.
"I took seven or eight bottles of
Tanlac, and I am in flue shape now.
My strength has increased a great
deal, and I am working regularly nt
night. I have a very fino appetite,
and coon after I began taking Tan
lac I began to fatten up right along.
The Tanbie got ut) hath on my feet
and proved ju^t the medicino 1 need-?
j ed, und T am glad lo recommend it '
i un Inc th^ militer medicino, ls
sold excluaivoly oy Boil s Drug Storo,
Walhalla; J. C. Cain, Oakway; Sa
lem Drug Co., Salem; Seneca Phar
macy, Seneca; Stonecypher Drug
Co., Westminster; Hughs & Dendy,
Sherill' Forgot to Hang Prisoner.
Shreveport, La., Feb. 10.-When
Sheriff Grant, of Ouichita Parish, got
busy last Friday and overlooked the
fact that the hanging of Lonnie Ea
ton, a negro, was on his day's pro
gram, ho was not the only absent
minded person In the parish, for
Lonnie himself "clear forgot" tho
date, according to the story he told
In the Caddo Parish Jail here last
"I may lie dead, but 1 don't feel
it," said Lonnie, "but I sho am glad
dat do sheriff fergit nil about mo.
I knew I was to hang some time, but
I clear fergit de dato."
Lonnie received the news lhat tho
sheriff had forgotten him in a casual
manner. He hopes now to receive a
lifo sentence.
Sheriff Grant issued a statement
in Monroe declaring that ho over
looked the matter because the negro
has been In jail at Shreveport three
years, and he was not reminded of
Ibo date for the execution.
Tornado Played Pranks.
A dispatch from Haleyville, Ala.,
says: In a tornado which struck this
town to-day the residence of E. J,
MoNabb was lifted and carried one
hundred yards without injury to any
member of the sleeping family. Sev
eral other buildings were lifted from
their foundations, and a score of
small structures demolished. Several
blocks In the business district were
partially wrecked. No one was seri
ously Injured, according to the early
ls: -
Yearly, Pnld-in-Advnnco Subscrlp
Utlc the Subscriber lo 100 Votes.)
x Keep Your Blood Pure |
I Nature Will Do the Rest f
Did you know that ninety per
cent of,all human ailments depend
upon tho conditioi. of your blood?
Nature gives her warnings in va
rious unmistakable ways, so that
when thc appetite fails, and you
become weak and listless and a gen
eral run-down condition seems to
take possession of tho whole body,
it is an unfailing sign that impuri
ties will steadily accumulate until
your general health will bc seri
ously affected. You should recog
nize the importance, therefore, of
very pnmptly cleansing out tho
system, and keeping tho blood sup
ply pure and robust.
Got a bottle of S. S. S. at your
drugstore to day, and note now
promptly it builds up tho appetite
and gives, now strength and vi
tality. Write for free literature
and medical advice to Chief Med
cal Adviser, 1G3 Swift Laboratory,
i Atlanta. Ga.
The Willard was first,
The Willard is better built,
The Willard lives longer,
The Willard is used most.
THEREFORE. You want and must have
The Willard Battery
in Your Car.
We have a complete linc on hand. The name Willard
is a guarantee of perfection in the battery world. Our personal
guarantee goes with every battery,
Hughs Garage,
Main Street, l-l Walhalla, S, C
"Satisfied Customers" is Our Motto.
Here's v?"r Chance
Progressive Farmer,
$1.00 year,
The Keowee Courier,
$1.00 year,
For 12 Months
Either paper well worth Combination
Price of Both. Order yours now.
Reduction Rill-Tho Vote Was 71 to
22 to Strike Out Enacting Words.
Columbia, Feb. 9.-By a vote of
71 to 22 tho House struck out tho
enacting words from the resolution
which would havo required tho re
duction of cotton acreage this year
to one-third of the 10 20 acreage.
The death blow to tho measure fol
lowed speeches by two farmer mem
bers- Buckingham, of Aiken, and
Binniker, of Orangeburg-who very
warmly alleged that the farmers did
not want to havo this restriction
thrown around their op?rai ions.
Give Sick, Bilious Child
"California Fig Syrup"
'California Syrup of Figs" is the
best "laxative physic" to give to a
sick, feverish child who ls bilious or
constipated. Directions for babies
and children on bottle. They love Hs
fruity taste. Beware! Say "Califor
nia" or you may not get the genuine
recommended by physicians for over
thirty years. Don't risk injuring your
child's .tender stomach, liver and
bowels by accepting an Imitation Hg
syrup. Insist upon "California."-ad
. ?
In Texas bot ween f>0 0,0 00 and J,
000,000 bales of colton will not he
picked, according to farm bureau of
Colds Cause Grip and Influenza
CAUSO. Thcro Is only ouo "Promo Quinine." E.W.
GROVE'S signature on thc box. 30c.
Ono WUK to Regulate Trafile-The
Other was "Hour-for-I)iiiner."
Columbia, Feb. 8.-The House of
Represontalvos disposed of a mass of
logislative matter at its Tuesday
morning session. Included in its ac
tivities were death blows to two
measures of State-wide importance,
ono being tho bill of Representative
McDavid, oi' Greenville, which would
havo provided a system of regula
tions governing trafile on the high
ways of the State, including tho ap
pointment of a traille commissioner
at a salary of three thousand dollars
per year. This bill was promptly
killed, lt would have provided for
licensing of chauffeurs, regulation of
cut-outs, lights and Ibo Uko. The
(rallie commissioner would also have
bad charge of the licensing of auto
I*h* nlhw Sip In ? Ml ! killed
was that of Representativo J\iuic. ot
Aiken, to require textile plants to
allow their employees a full hour for
dinner each day.
Notes from Whitewater,
Whitewater, Fob. 8. Special:
.lohn F. Corbin, of Greenville, was
with homefolks last week.
Miss ida wilson returned to her
home in Cashiers, X. C., last week,
after a week's visit to Mrs. H. F.
Cowa rd.
Richard Duncan, of Salem, was a
reen! guest If Mr. and Mrs. B. F.
Carl Nicholson loft
morning for Cashiers. N.
ho will visit* his uncle, M.
Rev. Frank Bumgarner will preach
at Whitewater on the fourth Sunday
in this month.
C., whoro
F. Alexan

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