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CONEROSS AND COMMUNITY.
., ? Flu Patients Improving ?A- Program for Mooting-Other Items. ^Cone'ross, Dec. 18.--rSpoelal: Ow ing to the weather there was no Sun day school at Coneross on Sunday, lt had boen the purpose it the school to elect officers and teachers fdr tho coining year.vThe election will proba bly fake place next Sunday. So lot ?Very teacher and scholar como, and ' let us put in those. officers who will be best for our Sunday school for the year 1923. W. F, Haynes, who has been our superintendent for the past year, bas made' au enthusiastic' and efficient worker, and tho school bas boen successful under his leadership, and we feel that wo will do well to re-elopt him for the coming year. The children of this community are counting tho ddys until Christ inas, and we doubt not that this week will seem like a very long ono to 'thom as well as tho grown-up poople. The youngsters aro looking forward this year to the coming'of Old Santa In his flying machine. Miss Jessie Barker, who has been confined to her. homo for tho p^st week, ls ablo to take up her work as teacher at Blue Ringo again this morning. Miss Lucy Patterson, who has boen with bor sister, Mrs. Lostor Alexan der, here for a few months, left last "Wednesday for Ninety-Six. Stanley and Robert Morgan, of Plckens, were welcome guests of J. ?C. Barker last week. Mrs. L.'A. Cleland .and children, Morris and L. A., Jr., wore guests nt the homo of Henry Hesso and wife, recently. Miss Beulah Barker entertained last' Tuosday evening in honor of her Sunday school class tho Baracoas. A few guests out of tho community wero Miss Thomas, of Oak Grove; Stanley and Robert Morgan, of Plck ?ens, and Messrs. Elrod and J.S. Good man, of Clemson. Quite a number of our people have been suffering from tho influenza, for. the'past week or two. Among those are Mrs. E. C. DuBoso, Melton and Carl DuBoso, Victor McDonald Miiss Edna McDonald Mr. and Mrs. T. D. . Barker, Misses Lottie and Jessie Bar leer and Tbodo Ah' ott, Mrs. W. F. Haynes and children, Ophelia",- Wil liam and Virginia; J. B. and Robert Dllworth. Tboro are soveral others .of tho Blue Ridge pupils. We aro glad to note that the patients are getting along nicely, and at present .no one ls seriously ill. Wo hopo that they will all Boon be up again. Tho regular meeting of the R. A.'s will bo held next Saturday at 10.30 a. m. Let evory member ho present. Mr. and Mrs. Lin Duckworth, of .Coneross; W. M. Murphree of Wolf Stake and Mfrs, Mary Murphree of Westminster, spent last Monday and Tuesday with their daughter and sis ter, Mrs. Dolah White, of Greenville, who has been quite Ul for some Hmo. \ They also at .uncled the burial of Mrs. White's babe oi?. Tuesday at the same place. Tho Blue Ridge School Association will t old U h sub r ral St Ibo There are gifts and the price minimum. Thc Home of SAM* Xmas Toys herc, an m school bundine next Friday after uoou at 3 o'clook. The pupils will rortder a Christinas program, . after which the school will dismiss for tho Christmas holidays. J: C. Barker.spent a short while with his brother,' S. J. Barker, of Cai honn, one day last week. Wo are sorry to announce the seri ous illness of Grady. Smith, of ?this community. He ls suffering from an attack of appendicitis, and his phy sicians are expecting to operate this morning. We hope to hear encourag ing news from him soon, and that his operation will prove successful. Mrs. Hattie Alexander was a spend the-day guest of her sistor, Mrs. S.M. Gambrell, of Westminster, one day last week. Claude, the little son of Mr. and Mrs. Keith Alexander, who has been quite ill for tho past week, ls very much improved. . Mpss Nina Abbott, ot. Isaqueona, spent Saturday and Sunday with her homefolks here, and Miss Lena Ab bott, who is teaching at Salem, was a recent visitor, here. She was ac companied by several of her friends from Salem, among them being Mr. Murphy, principal of Salem . school, and Miss Pearle Chastain. Let everybody be present at Con eross at preaching next Saturday and Sunday at ll a. m. Mrs. Eulous Smith, of West Union, spent some time last week with her father, J. D. Abbott. Mrs. Julia Arve was a guest of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. B. C. Rothell, of Toccoa, Ga., last week. Mrs. Mary Miurphy, of near West minster, made a short visit to rela tivos here last week. Owing to the bad woathor and to sickness in the community,, wo wore unable to hold our B.Y.P.U. meetings for tho past two Sunday nights. Wo wero expecting to hold our elections for officers next yoar. This will:prob- * ably take place at tho next B.Y.'P.U. meeting. Our present president, W. T. Alexander, is a very enthusiastic worker, and we will do wbl? to secure his services for the ensuing year. Following ls the program to be rendered by the .B.Y.P.U. on next Sunday night: (1) Hymns, "Joy to tho World" and "Hark, the Herald Angels Sing"; (2) Prayer; (3) "Holy Night"; (4) Scripture lesson, Miss Lena Abbott; (?) Introduction by group captain, Colie Abbott; (6) ''Baptist Church of To-day-1, Our churches are great world forces and (2) The churches of our day must also be reckoned among tho great teaching forces," by W. T. Alexander; (7) Third, "Tho churches of our day aro also a vital factor in social prog ross, and, 4th, The churches of our day, as In all ages when they have been true to their calling, aro great spiritual forces," by W. F. Haynes; (8) Special music; (9) "Why not purpose to give your lifo to work of tho church?" by Miss Ora Arve; (10) "If we do this, we shall havo to train for church membership," hy Clarence Peal; (ll) "What shall this train ing consist of?-1st,.wo should have an intelligent knowledge of the Bi ble, and 2d, we must have some frail Jug tn th?? practice of tho??o is fast ap] here. Tl Have yoi] store to-c with the of your h DO NOT $ here for every one. *s reduced to the ?g .at* <M Appro^r Bath Robes, E Silk Shirts, Si Scarfs, Kid Gl< Belts, Driving tons, Chain an Bags. ftSIT LAND TA CLAUS. Buy your d "Save thc Difference/' phases ot Christian work which we shall have to undertake," by Miss Jessie Barker j (12) -'Opportunities for training," Miss Nina Abbott; (13)'Hymn. Ocon.ee Cotton statistics. Seneca,1 Dec. 19.-rSpocIal: A tab ulation bf tho cotton "ginning statis tics for Oconeo show? that there wore 14,403 bales ginned in Oconeo from tho crop of 192 2 prior to Dec. 1st, 1922, as compared With 20,890 bales to Dec. 1st, 1921. ) j y John C. Sanders, 4 ? Special Agent. SubBdr^he for The Courier. (Best.) Look! Look! Jj ?,, FOR'SALE! MY MOUNTAIN HOME, nt less Ulan cost of Dwelling-103 Acres of Land, Five-room Dwelling, titree Porches; 28 Acres open, bal anco Original Forest; extra lino Water; daily mall. Will take best offer made in next 25 days. Now is your chanco of a life-time to own your own Homo at loss than cost'of buildings. Send your offer to- , E. M. EDGENS, Owner, Route No. 4, Box 55, 50-61* COLUMBIA, S. C. Rest Glasses Relieve Eyestrain. Dr.Glymph, Of Anderson. S. C., Thc Old Reliable Eyesight Specialist -WILL BB AT Norman's Drug Store, Walhalla, S. C., One Day Only-Tuesday, December 26th, Anderson Bros/ Drug Store, Westminster, S. C., One Day Only-Wednesday, December 27th. A PAIR OP GLASSES FOR YOUR EATHER, MOTHER, HUSBAND, WIPE, BRO THER, SISTER, SON OR 1) A U G H T E lt WOULD MAKE A MOST ACCEPT ABLE CHRISTMAS RP?S4 ENT. EXAMINATION FREE! SATISFACTION GUARANTEED.! Cl proaching! This Gr Lere are only six mc i selected gifts for t lay and see the love "Spirit of Christina; oliday purchases. DELAY 1 iate Gifts for Mea ?edroom Slippers, Wool Socks Ik and Knit Ties, Handkerchiefs yves, Sterling Silver Buckles anc Gloves, Kum-A-Part Cuff But id Knife Sets, Toilet Sets, Coila; The p< Depart mt "BETTER OOO! 7or the convenience of our open evenings GOODS - Rowiionably priced. ^ Ladies' Rendy-to-Wear greatly re ducod l'or Holiday Selling. ^ Men's and Boys' Clothing at pre?inyentory prices. GIFT TOWELS , Soo Uto many di U ni on t kinds of TOWMIK v.-Mch wo have carefully 1 ? elected . and assembled for your choosing. Wide range of prices, too. teach $i.25, Si.00,.85c, 75c., 50c, 4Kc, SOC., 25c, ifla McJ and ... ir..I Ubi GLOVES 1 Gio $1.5010 $3.50 Ladles' French K*d Gloves-Pair TO :5 Mon s Kid and Undressed Kid ' G love)-?Brown or Gray $1.35T $2.25 Boys' and Girls' Gloves from 25c. *? 75c. FINE PARASOLS, $2.50 Ladies' liain-proof1 Covers with Bakaiiie Handles and Amber-tip pied Kills and Post. Handles unsort ed Styh's-?I dozen of those-Spe cial at- Eu eh $2.50 BATH ROBES lon's, Women's and Children's Kai'? Kbhcs at $2.50 T $5.00 HANDKERCHIEFS in's Turo Linen Handkerchiefs, 25Ci.Each ..... Ladies' Lbvm Hand kerchiefs-Each 15c. and. .<. Ladies ' Silk Handker chiefs from 10c. to. Ladies' Shamrock Unen Handkerchiefs ., Ladle. Colton Handkeiv cliicifs-r- JOach ne. and .... Men's initial Handker chief sr-Boxed-50c. and. Men's' f i cmstltched Hand kerchiefs, 5c. and.'. MEN'S SCARFS Mon's Scarfs in Non-Stretch nhl o Brushed Wool, Mercerized and Silk Knit*-Bach 95c.TO $2.50 MEN'S NECKWEAR Men's Knit Ties, Cut Silk Ties and Non-wrinklo Silk and Wool Ties. Wonderful values at Each-50c, 75c. and.. .. vp I U MEN'S BELTS Mon's and Boys' Belts, Detachable Initial Buckles and Plain Oxidized Buckles- CM A fl Each, 25c, 50. and.?P I lUU TABLE LINENS Mercerized Damask Yard-30c. to. l?uro Linen Damask Yawl. Hemmed Napkins Sot ose. to. Unhommcd Napkins Sot $1.00 and. 85c. $3.00 $1.00 $1.50 HOSIERY Ladies' Silks 50c. to. Ladies' Wool Sport Hoso Pair 50c. to. Ladies' Pair . Lisio Hoso Ladies' Cotton Hoso Pair. Mon's Silk Socks 85c. up to. Men's Wool Sport Socks 50c up to. Men's Cotton Socks 10c up to. $2.25 $2.25 25c. 10c. $1.00 $1.25 35c. 40c. 25c. 25c. 15c. 10c. 75c. 10c. BABY BLANKETS llig variety Baby Blank- Q-f QC nts at Ooo., 85c, $1.00. . .$ i x BIG STOCK SWEATERS, SHIRTS AN1> HATS, BLANKETS, BEDSPREADS AND MANY OTHER THINGS SUITA BLE FOR GIFTS. LADIES' SUITS All Ladies' tliis-scason Suits at real Clear-away prices-Suits from 75 ^ ^ $24.50 LADIES' COATS Ono rack of about 25 Ladies' Styl ish Coats-Brown, Medium Brown and Blue. An assorted lot-one and two of a kind-Values up to $20.00-Your choice at $12.75 Other lots Ladies' Heavy AH-Wool Coats--Prices grouped on separate racks for your easy choosing, at--? Each $9.75 TO $19.75 ALL LADIES', COATS, DRESSES and SUITS in Big End of Year Sale. Ono lot Ladles' Dresses, OA QC up to $0.50 valuo-Each.?pH-i?? Ono lot of Ladies' Wool Drosses, Values up to $10.00- 0J7 TTE Prico now.yl il v Ono lot of 'Ladles' Wool and Silk Drosses-Values up to OQ 7C $13.50-Each.^ U 11 ? Two7 other lots of Drosses grouped for choice- Values up to $2i).50 $13.75 ANl) $19.75 ALL CLOTHING Reduced for Holidays. $10.50 $12.50 MEN'S $12.50 SUITS and OVERCOATS . . . MEN'S $15.00 SUITS mid OVERCOATS ... MEN'S $18.50 SUITS and OVERCOATS . . . .MEN'S $22.50 SUITS and OVERCOATS . . . MEN'S $25.00 SUITS and OVERCOATS . . . MEN'S $30.00 SUITS and OVERCOATS . . . MEN'S $35.00 SUITS and OVERCOATS . . . $15.00 $18.50 $21.50 $24.50 $27.50 The J. E. HARPER, PROP. SENECA, S. C. ti ?... mr:my, : :.:VF> ISTMAS eatest of Days in the calendar of time will soon be >re days! Are you ready for this beautiful occasion? bose whom you hold dear to ;$four heart? Visit our ?ly Gifts now on display. The entire store is radiant s," and we are ready to assist you in the settlement ?fi ?fi .... ..Ul?. ? u ?TOT J H PURCHASES ???? OUR CHILDREN'S DEPARTMENT is one of the features of the display. Our excellent store service is a still greater feature, and we are complexly ready courteously waiting to serve you. Useful Gifts for Women. ? Fine Kid Gloves, Fur Neck Pieces, Bath Robes, Silk Scarfs, Brushed Wool Scarfs, Handker chiefs, Blouses and Waists, Wool and Silk P&kz?& Hosiery, Work Baskets, Bedroom Slippers, Sweaters, Beaded Bags, Boudoir Caps. eople's fcnl Store, DS POR LKSS" customers. Store will be for this week. *? Two Good Reasons, c Why you sh uld buy your Christmas Footwear here: Reason No, J-We are now showing all the latest styles. Reason No. 2-We can save you money on your shoe bill?