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The Movements of Many People, Newberrians and Those Who Visit Newberry. Mrs. T. C. Pool left last week for a stay in Asheville. Miss Agnes Summer is spending several days at Glenn Springs. Miss Leila Fulmer went to Colum bia yesterday afternoon. Miss Sallie Mae Burton has gone to Batesburg on a visit. Miss Maggie Hutchinson is visiting friends in Saluda county. Miss Marie Summer is on an ex tended visit to Wkaynesboro. Miss Carrie Pool left on Saturday for a visit to friends in Greenville. Miss Minnie Todd has returned from a visit to rel:,tives in Atlanta. Mrs. Weeks and Miss Gordon Weeks left on Saturday for a visit to Charlottesville. Va. Mrs. Joseph E. Norwood and child-. reti have gone to Pulaski, Va.. to spend the summer with her mother. Mr. and Mrs. S. B. Jones and Mrs. Holbrook left on Saturday for a stay at the Isle of Palms. Miss Gertrude Carwile has returned from a pleasant visit to Harris Springs and Cross Hill. Masters Claud and Julian Wertz, of Liberty, S. C.. are visiting their un .cle, Mr. W. B. Wertz. Miss Daisy Whitney, of Maybintof is visiting Miss Sara Caldwell, of this 'city. Mrs. S. L. Garlington left yesterday afternoon for a two months' stay on Governor's Island, N. Y. Miss Laura Vance. who has been in -tie city with her sister, Mrs. P. G. Ellisor, returned to Clinton on Sat -arday. Mr. George Wk. Summer and daugh ter. Miss Eugenia Summer. left on Friday to spend several days at Glenn Springs. .Miss Ellie Huiett returned yes terday from Union. where she has been the guest of Mr. and 'Mrs. M. D. Huiett. in that city. Miss Alva Waters, of Jalapa, left on Saturday for Leesville. where she will teach a summer school and also during the regular term this winter. Co' Walter H. Hunt returned yes terday from Spartanburg. where as special judge he has been holding the -extra and regular terms of court for Spartanburg county. Mrs. Leroy Lee. of Kingstree, is visiting her mother. Mrs. S. A. Riser, Mrs. C. M. West and children, and:, sister. Mrs. Boone. of Alabama. left -on Saturday for an extenred visit to Mrs. West's sister. Mrs. Lafar. in Greenville. Miss Mamie Salter has gone to Athens. Ga.. where she will be asso iated with her brother. Mr. Jesse Salter. in the photographic business which he recently purchased in that city. Mr. Charles E. Bell. the commercial agent of the Southern railway atAu gusta. Ga.. is in the city on a visit. Mr. Bell will go from here to Newport. R. I.. and other eastern summer resorts. where he will spend his vacation. VARIOUS AND ALL ABOUT. The Bachelor Maids will meet wvith Miss Helen Jones this afternoon at 6 o'clock. The Rev. A. L. Pry:se::. of Foia preached to a good-sized audience in the West End Baptist church on Sun <ay night.. During the summer months the Pri ~mary and Junior union of Sunday School teachers will meet at 5 o'clock each Friday afternoon. The Saluda river was so low at Holly's Ferry on Friday that the fer ry was unable to cross. breaking the record for nifty-nine years. Mr. L. A. Singley is located at R. C. Williams' furniture store, where he will be pleased to have those who want chairs bottomed to call and in .pect his work. He also tunes pianos and organs. Dr. A. 0. Mathews has resigned his position wvith the Iseman Drug Co.. and has gone to Bennettsville. wvhere he wvill engage in business in that town, being manager and treasurer of the Bennettsville Phermacy Coin pany.-Georgetown Outlook. Barbecue at W. P. Harris.' WV. P. Harris and Levi Kibler will give a barbecue at the residence of the former on July x5. The public i invited. FRATERNITY HALL CO. Organization Perfected-Work To Be Commenced on Hall at Early Day. The Fraternity Hall company has been organize with a capital of ten thousand dollars. its purpose being to erect a handsome hall on the land owned by Hon. George S. Mower op posite the Newherry hotel. The meeting of the stockholders of the company was held in city council chamber Friday afternoon. Dr. George B. Cromer was chosen chair man and Mr. . H. Hunt secretary. The following board of directors was chosen: George S. Mower. T. J. Mc Crary. 0. McR. Holmes. I. H. Hunt. W. E. Pelham. The directors met at 9 o':ock Sat urday morning and elected the follow ing officers: President and Treasurer-George S. Mower. Vice-president-T. j. McCrary. Secretary-I. H. Hunt. It is the intention of the company to go to work on the erection of the hall at a very early day. The Knights of Pythias and the Masons will have halls in the building. Scholarship Examinations. Examinations were held Friday for :he two vacant scholarships accredited to Newberry county in Winthrop col lege. at Rock Hill, and three Clemson ;cholarships for this county created by the last legislature. The exami nations were held in the Boundary street graded school building under the direction of County' Superinten ient Eugene S. Werts. The following young ladies stood the !xamination for the Winthrop schol rships: Miss Mary Jane Cannon Newberry: Miss Mary Alice Switten >erg. Newberry: Miss Daisy Whitney. Shelton: Miss Sarah Elizabeth Rawl. Newberry: Miss Helen Smith. New erry: Miss Isoline Wyche. Pros >eritv: Miss Ethel Counts, Prosper tv: Miss Mattie Epting. Newberry; Iiss Mamie 0. Cromer. Newberry: Miss Teddy Maybin. Newberry: Miss Sadie May Goggans. Newberry: Miss knnie Higgins. Newberry: Miss S. Roberta Lathan. Little Mountain: \iss Rosalyn Summer. Newberry: Iiss Carrie Kilgore. Newberry. Those standing the examination for :he Clemson scholarships are: Messrs. Sam C. Fulmer. Walter J. Shealy, Callie R. Cannon. Thomas Hunter. Sam T. Gallman. To Address Teachers. Dr. James A. B. Scherer. president )f Newberry college. will deliver an address before the county summer ;chool here today at 12 o'clock. Prof. S. J. Derrick. who has the ummer school in charge. extends a :ordial invitation to the trustees and teachers of the county to be present. and hopes as many of them as can 1o so will attend. Dr. Scherer is an rator whose ability is recognized throughout the south and his address will without doubt be oi a very high >rder of excellence. Another Whitmire Meeting. There has been some talk of hold ing another county campaign meeting at Whitmire. It will be recalled that the county campaign opened at that place on the Fourth of July, but on account of the number athletic ports which had already been arrang ed in honor of the day. the candidates did not get an oportunity to address the people of Whitmire. Nothing definite has yet been de :-ided in regard to the meeting. but County Chairman Cunningham has decided to have it held on some Sat rday. Th e people .of Whitmire were disappointed that they were not able to hear the candidates at the previous meeting and are anxious for another meeting to be held at Whit Mr. Mower's Withdrawal. The following is from the Sumter Herald: Hon. Gorge S. Mower has with drawn from the race for the state sen ate in Newberrv county, and the con test is now between Messrs. Cole. L. Blease and A\rthur Kibler. It is dis tinctly to be regretted that Mr Mower has taken this action. His county and state suffer a great loss in being leprived of his valuable services. Whichever his successor may be of the tvo candidates named. may do as well as Mr. Mower in the senate, though .. e dobi. They can not do better. NEWBERRY CONFERENCE Lutheran Sunday School Convention At Little Mountain Au gust 19th. The Lutheran Sunday School con vention of the Newberry Conference will meet at Holy Trinity church on Friday. August 19th, at io a. m., the session continuing through Sunday. The program for the meeting is as follows: Friday's Session. io a. in., Devotional exercises con ducted by Rev. R. E. Livingston. Enrolment of delegates. Music. Topic: "Is fhe Sunday School a human or divine institution?"-J. J. Quattlebaum and Rev. W. L. Sea brook. Music. Intermissio:' 2 p. m.. Reports of Sunday Schools. Music. Topic: "Giving in the Sunday School-how encouraged, how prais ed."-Rev. Z. W. Bedenbaugh and Rev. W. A. Lutz. Music. Topic: "Is there a time when a person should retire from the Sunday School work?"-R. C. Counts, Rev. J. D. Bowles. and Rev. J. A. Sligh. Music. Adjournment. Saturday's Session. 9 a. m.. Devotional exercises con ducted by Rev. P. H. E. Derrick. Report of committee on Sunday School reports. Music. Topic: "What is teaching in the Sunday School?"-Prof. E. 0. Counts, Rev. A. J. Bowers, D. D., and Rev. S. T. Hallman. Music Topic: "What have the teacher and pupil a right to expect of each other?"-Prof. W. A. Counts and Rev. W. K. Sligh. Music. Intermission. 2 p. i.. Opening of the query box. "What is the object of the Sunday School convention?"-By the con vention. Music. Election of officers. Adjournment. Sunday. 10.30 a. m., Exercises by the Sun day school and address by Dr. Geo. B. Cromer and Dr. J. A. B. Scherer. of Newberry. J. K. Efird, J. J. Long. Committee. MASONIC PICNIC. It Will Be Held at Ebenezer on Tues day, the 26th-The Various Committees. The annual Masonic picnic by the lodges of Newvberry and Prosperity will be given at Ebenezer camp ground on Tuesday. the 26th. A num ber of prominent speakers have been invited to deliver addresses, and an interesting program has been arrang The committee on arrangements consists of Messrs George S. Mower. J. Marion Davis and Wi. A. Mc Fall. of the Newberry lodge, and Messrs. C. T. WVyche. R. T. C. Hun ter and R. I. Stoudenmire, of the Prosperity lodge. Followving is the reception commit tee: Newberry lodge-L. M. Speers. . H. M. Kinard. McK. Hutchison. I. H. Hunt. Van Smith. F. H. Dominick: Prosperity lodge-Geo. Y. Hunter, C. M. Harmon. N. H. Yotung. E. WV. Werts. A. N. Crosson. F. E. Schum pert. The full program wvill he announced later. Jolly Street Sunday School. Following is the program of the exercises to be held at Jolly Street Sunday School on Thursday. July 28. commencing at to a. mn.: Music. Prayer. Importance of Cchurch Attendance, discussed by Rev. R. E. Livingston. Music. Essay on Missions, by Miss Mary~ L. Norris. Mutsic. Address by Rev. J. A. Sligh on Luther's Catechism. Muisic. Recitations by children. Music. enedictin. COMMON PLEAS COURT. No Cases Will Be Tried-Court Will Last But One Day, Convening and Adjourning. It will he seen from the following order of Chief Justice Pope that the approaching term of the common pleas court for this county will do t!othing except convene. pay jurors. and adjourn. Special Judge Cul breath will open the court and ad journ. The order also' contains Mr. Culbreath's appointment to hold the general sessions court. which will continue for the time required by law Following is the order: State of South Carolina. WNhereas. the Hon. George W. Gage. one of the circuit judges of the state aforesaid is incapacitated by ill tiess from holding the courts of com mon pease and general sessions of Newbery county at the respective terms of said county beginning re spectively on the 18th day of July, 1904 and on the 1st day of Auguast, 1904. whereas. on my recommendation of James Y. Culbreath. Esq.. as one learned in the law his excellency D. C. Heyward, as the governor of the State of South Carolina. has duly commissioned the said James Y. Cul breath, Esq., as special judge to pre side over said terms of court, begin ning. respectively, on the i8th day of July. 1904 and continuning for one day, and beginning on the first day of August. 1904 and. continuing as long as required by law: Now, therefore. I do order that the said Hon. James Y. Culbreath, as said special judge. do preside over the court of common pleas of Newberry county. in said state. on the 18th day of July. 104. ior one day. and on that day do adjourn said term sine die: and further that said James Y. Culbreath as special judge do hold and preside over the term of general sessions in Newberry county in said state. beginning on the Frst day of Aug-st. 1904. and continuing thereaf ter for such time V required by law. It is further ordered that John C. Goggans. Esq.. as clerk of the courts of general sessions and common pleas of Newberry county. in said state. do forthwith cause a certified copy of this order to be served upon the said Hon. James Y. Culbreath as special judge. Y. . Pope. Chief Justice. Methodist Ladies. The ladies of the Central Methodist church will serve ice cream and cake at the church on Friday night from six to nine o'clock. The Overhead Bridge. The bridge on Boundary street or the two railroads is to be put in good condition by the two railroads. The bridge has for some time been in bad condition, and some time ago the matter was brought to the atten tion of city council and council re quested the railroads to put on new looring and new balustrades. The material to be tused in making the re pairs is already at hand and work will be commeiiced very soon. The whole city will be gratified to learn that the bridge is to be repaired and improved. It will be a big,.im provement. Date Changed. The date for the holding of the Sunday School convention has been changed from August 10 and 11 to Agtst 11 and 12. This change was made on account of a conflict with a meeting to be held at Lebanon. The program for the Sunday School con vention has already been published. It is interesting and there will no doubt be a large audience at the meet Among the Colored Churches. Rev. WV. Decker Johnson (colored). f Athens.'Ga.. has accepted the in vitation to preach in Mt. Zion A. M. E. church on Sunday. the 17th. and at Prown chapel. H-elena. on Sunday night. and to deliver a lecture at Helena on Monday night. Death of Miss Lizzie Hunt. Miss Lizzie Hunt. daughter of Mr. Henry Hunt. died on June 30th. She was born June 27th. 1872. She was a consistent member of St. Peters church. which she joined in early life. She had many ivarm friends, who w.re paine by the news of her death. NOTICE. Notice is hereby given that the county board of supervisors of regis tration will meet at Whitmire in Frank Fant's office on Tuesday July 19, and at Pr' -,perity. July 22. The books will be .-nen irom TO a. m. until 3 p. iml. BIv order of the board. Thos. J. Wilson, Chairman. NOTICE OF SETTLEMENT AND DISCHARGE. . Notice is hereby given that by order of the Probate Court of Newberry county I will make a settlement of the estates of Louise F. Swygert, formerly Louise F. Chapman, and Henry S. Chapman, in the said court, on the 26th day of August. 1904. at 10 o'clock in the forenoon, and that I will immediately thereafter apply for a final diseharge as gnardian. George S. Swygert, Guardian. July I1. 1904. TEACHER WANTED. The trustees of Johnstone school will meet on the i-st Saturday in August to elect a teacher for the next term. Salary $4o.oo per month. Term not less than seven months. Appli cations may be sent to either of the undersigned. J. B. Halfacre. D. J. Wilson, Newberry, S. C. J. T. McCollough, Prosperity, S. C. Trustees. Excursion to Columbia. The C.. N. & L. will operate an ex cirsion from Laurens to Columbia and return on Friday, July 15th, on regular schedlue 22, returning leave Columbia at ii p. m. Rates. Laurens to Kinards. inclusive. Sr.oo: Gary to Prosperity. 75 cents: Slighs to Irmo, 6o cents. For schedule and further in formation apply to J. W. Denning, agent. SPECIAL NOTICTr. WANTED.-Confederate Money bought. I buy Confederate money, Confederate Postage Stamps, Bonds. Slave Deeds. War Papers, Etc. Send for price list. Address Chas. D. Baker. Atlanta, Ga. THE GREATEST BARGAINS OF the sason at A. C. Jones' during the id-Summer 'clearance sale. WE WILL GIVE A FIRST CLASS barbecue at Prosperity on Satur day, July 16. The dinner will be cokked by a first class 'cueist. The onnly 'cue in town this season. Din. ner 40 cents for gentlemen, 35 cents for ladies. P. H. Kinard, George Richardson. WHEN WE ADVERTISE A SALE we always do more than we prom ise and this sale is no exception. We have decided to include on the lines which we give 25 per cent. off of regular cash prices on all our Sum mer Underwear, all of our Men's and Boys' Colored Shirts, Men's and Boys' Low Cut Shoes. Men's Summer half Hose. This includes all fancy-half Hose and Lace open work half Hose. A. C. Jones. FOR RENT-My cottage in Broom lyn. City. Dr. J. M. Kibler. MONEY TO LOAN-We negotiate loans g>n improved farm lands at seven per cent. interest on amounts over one thousand dollars, and eight per cent. interest on amounts less than $1,ooo. Long time and easy payments. Hunt. Hunt & Hunter. EN'S~ FEN DOLLI R SUITS for $4.88 at A. C. Jones'. NOW IS THE TIME TO SUPPLY ourself with Summer Wearables wvithout paying any profit on them at A. C. Jones'. Best Mineral As phalt Roofing. C. H. CA N NON, MNer C(, N. & L. Depot.