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fWIll Start Homeward Xoyement as
S<K>n as Transportation Facili-^
ties Can be Provided for
Washington, Nov. 16.?five I\a-,
tional Guard regiments were ordered,
home from the Mexican border today.'
They are the First regiment of South i
Carolina, Seventh New York, Thirds
Indiana, Third Wisconsin and Third:
In a statement announcing the order;
the war department said it was in i
contiuation of the policy "announced ]
some time ago to gradually withdraw j
National Guard regiments from the i
border as conditions permit and, in
accordance with the recommendations
of eGn. Funston these regiments have;
been ordered home."
war department omciais said tne;
order had no relation to the proceed- j
ings of the joint conference at At-;
lantio City. Approximately 100.000,
(National Guardsmen will remain on i
the border -when these five regiments j
ihave been withdrawn. The regiments j
will start as soon as transportation j
facilties will permit and all probably,
will be at their State muster points
toy Thanksgiving day.
Entente Forres Press Attacks in Macedonia?Little
Activity Elsewhere.
In Western Wallachia the advance
oi tne Austro-?ermans continues,
steadily, and Campulang, 80 miles
northwest of Bucharest, the Rou-i
manian capital, is almost within the
grasp of the invaders. Battles are
taking place within a few miles of
Campulung. which is at the head of
a railwav and along a river that penetrates
the plains west of Bucharest
and Petrograd says the forces of Gen.
von Falkenhayn have taken Liresht.!
about fine miles northwest of Campu- 1
manian positions at Albechti. less
than three miles northeast of Camp-!
ulung, was repulsed.
More than 2,100 prisoners were
taken by the Austro-Hungarians in!
the latest operations in Wallachia, j
1.500 alone being captured in engage- j
ments south of the Rotherthurn pass
and toward Rintik, West of Peadeal (
the invaders, Berlin says, broke the j
Roumanian positions. Rungul moun-;
ain in Mnlrlavis* onct nf i
VUAU "* W. I
Arhely, has been carried by Baravian
The town of Barakli, on the right
hank of the Struma river and on the
eastern end of the Macedonian front,
3ias been occupied by British troops.
On the westrn Macedonian front in
the Monastis region, Berlin reports,
all attacks of the entente force were
The Franco-Servian offensive in!
the region of the Cerna river, Paris l
states, continues with success. Several
positions were occupied by the
entente force and Bulgar-Germana
nffooto xi'orf* -romilspH Thp Franoo- I
Servians captured 400 prisoners on
November 15, Paris adds.
Little activity is reported on the
Somme front. The two latest official
communications from Paris report
no infantry activity. London
claims the extension of the British
front along the LAncre. Berlin re
cords the repulse of British attacks on
the northern part of the front.
Except for the capture by the Russians
of several heights near Jaco-i
fceni, west of Kimpolung, Bukowina,'
neither Petrograd nor Berlin reports
any. great activity on the eastern
In Dobrudja apparently there has
been little change. Berlin states that
the Roumanian artillery in the region
of Silistria, on the Danube below
Tchernavoda, has increased.
That pefi
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card given out
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The Hi
First South Carolina Regiment Has
Been in Texas Since Early in
The first South Carolina infantry,
ordered home from the border yesterday,
has had more then three
months of duty on tlie trontier. .viouilized
June 23 at the State rifle range
near Columbia, the regiment left its
camp therp Monday, August 7, in
three special trains, and arrived at
El Paso Friday, August If; with a
strength slightly in excess of LJ)00.
The other South Carolina units mobiKva/t
vi-oro Ctartpd for El Paso Wod
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nesday, August 9V and arrived after
five days. These units, all of which
remain in the Southwest, are the Second
infantry, Troop A. South Carolina
cavalry; Company A. South Carolina
engineers and South Carolina Field
Hospital 'No. 1.
Col. E. M. Blythe of rGeenville commands
the First regiment. Lieut. Col.
P. K. McCully, Jr., of lAnderson is
second in command. Tlffe chaplain is
the Rev. R. C. Jeter of Aiken.
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regiment are as follows:
First battalion, commanded by Maj.
R. F. 'Watson, Grenville, comprises:
Company A. Greenville, Capt. W. D.|
Workman; Company B, Anderson.!
Capt. L. L. Ligon; Company ,C, Pelzer,'
Capt. R. C. Hey ward; Company D. j
Laurens, Capt. Arthur Lee.
Second battalion, commanded by!
Maj. T. B. Spratt, Fort Mill, comprises:
Company E, Union, Capt. J.!
F. W'alker Jr.; Company F, Spartan-1
brgu, Capt. B. F. Justice; Company
G, Fort Mill, Capt. S. W. Parks; Company
H, Rock Hill, Capt, L. C. McFadden.
Third battalion, commanded by
Maj. E. C. von Tresckow, Camden,
comprises: -Company J, Cheraw,
- w r :n . /Vtmnanv L.
(Japt. >\. lj. kxh ICO pic, w ^ ^r y
Hartsville, Capt. R. E. Craig; Company
K. Anderson, Capt. R. D. Henderson;
Company M, Camden, .Capt.
K. J. McLeod.
Auxiliaries are as follows: Headquarters
company, Greenville, Cap*.
G. H. Mahon (regimental adjutant);
supply company, Greenville, Capt. W.
E. Seybt; Machine Gun company, Anderson,
Capt. Ralph Ramer.
In Loving Remembrance.
Charlie O'Xeall Shealy was born
July 15, 1S87, and departed this lite 011
Sentember 7, 1916, at the age of 2ft
years, one month and 22 days, tie
leaves to mourn his departure, a wife,
two children, three brothers and tw<*
listers, tcaethr.i with a host of r.^.-ifives
and friends.
Dear Charlie, you have left us sad
&nd lonely, but you have gone to meet
your father, motfcsr and sister in that
bright and heavenly home.
Through all his houra of suffering
he bore them patiently md asked the
Lord to help him an l take him with
himself in heaven So v-ften the .Angel
of Death I'lme he told his lovea
ones good bye and passed into the
arms of his Saviour, hapry there with
l :m to dwell.
"Ah! yes, a loved one from us has
? -u-p invftd is stilled; a
gone, a ~
place is vacant is our home which
never can be filled."
"Asleep in Jesus, that is all, yet
he has gone beyond recall." Though
thou art gone, 'twas Christ's holy will.
He can all our sorrow heal. So when
our lives here on earth are finished
we will meet you there, beside His
throne, happy there with, thee to dwell.
''So farewell, Charlie, farewell.
'Peaceful be thy silent rest;
'' - VriQTV hpqt
Slumber sweeuj. \jruu xvuc "
When to call thee home to rest."
"Farewell, Charlie, farewell;
We must say our last farewell,
'Till we meet beyond the river,
Happy there with thee to dwell."
Written by One Who Loves Him.
Nov. 1, 1916.
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Cross Current Swings Towboat Across
Path of Submarine and Disaster
New London, Conn., Nov. 17.?The!
collision wftich caused tne mercuaiu,
submarine Deutschland to abandon j
her return voyage to German^ almost at
its outset early today, wht.. a con
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vuynig lug, ljic i. WV.UU,
sunk with a crew of five men, was
thi? subject of federal investigation
this afternoon. !
* The United States inspectors of
steam vessels, headed by Capt. W. E.
,/ithy, heard, through witnesses, of
the conditions under which the submarine,
slipping out of the harbor in
; the darkness so that she might subj
merge in neutral waters before daybreak,
ran down the tug which was
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acting as her protector off Race Rock,
just outside this port. The testimony
I came from Capt. Paul Koenig of th^
j Deutschland; from F. W. Krapohl, his
j chief officer, and from Hans Kleese. !
j his chief engineer. It was given in
' secret but it became known through
statements outside the chamber that:
the collision was an accident. 1
Survivors who would discuss the
i matter were agreed that it was due to
a combination of swing currents
which carried the tug off its course
and across the bow of the submarine
and to the darkness, which was to be
the Deutschland's medimu of safety,
but which instead prevented ready ,
| observation of the danger ahead. Capt. j
I Koenig would say only to question*1
i ers:
"It's a terrible thing to lose those
good men. I feel it deeply. You,
must excuse me."
Bnt One Survivor.
Before the inspectors fix the blam?
for the loss of the Scott and its crew,
j they will hear the testimony of Capt.
| Frederick Hinch, an official of the
Eastern Forwarding company, who
was the only survivor of the tug
'i- ? tnn
Capt. Hindi >\as iuiu ?U L1XJUU Uiu
deck house on the tug into the ruching
water of the race, where lie was
rescued, almost exhausted, by the
crew of the tug Cassie, following behind.
Capt. Hindi was unconscious
after the accident and tonight was
, still so exhausted that it may be sev-'
eral days before he is able to testify.1
The Deutschland's return will b<.!
delayed only a few days by the damages
she sustained and not at all by
the fact that inquiry is b^ing made
Examination of her bow today showec\
that three plates had been stove in to
a degree described by some as **a!
j hole" and others as "a dent." Her
stem was twisted to starboard, but
the general structure of the submarine
j was said to be firmly in place, not-i
| withstanding the force of the impact *
r which sent the tug to the bottom!
j within a few minutes.
i The men of the T. A. Scott, Jr.,1
had no chance for their lives. They j
went down imprisoned in the piioi
house, engine room and galley.
Moved Ont Early.
" 1 1 3 1 J rtninfltt I
Tne Deutncnianu nau mu*tn ^un-u; |
| out of her protectea pier early this!
! morning and slipped down the Thames j
j river to the sound, under double con- j
! vov of tugs. She carried a cargo !
estimated at about $2,000,000, composed
principally of rubber and
metals which Germany needs in the'
making of munitions of war.
To starboard was the T. A. Scott,
Jr.. slightly advanced and acting as
pilot. The submarine, moving on th<?
surface at a speed of about ten knots,
was about 600 yards behind and half a
mile astern the tu? Cassie followed as
additiona1 protection. Reaching the
race the vessels slowed down to cross
the eddying currents of the passage
at slower speed.
The tide runs swiftly to the race
and one of the rips apparently caught
the tug unawares. In the darkness
m a o?/>f+ Tr> wn<i forced into
Lilt? JL . A. yvutb, vi M ?? ?
the submarine's course. The collision
resulted and the tug sank almost at
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SHOES, in cl
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Columbia, Nov. 16.?About 135 farm
loan associations have been organized
in this state, looking towards the es-'
tabiishment of a farm loan bank in this
territory. The federal farm loan board
is expected to make its decision as to
locations on December 1. With 13o
associations already organized here,
and Columbia being thp center of the
district of Congressman Lever, who
was instrumental in setting the bill
through the national house of representatives,
it is felt that South Carolina
lias by far the best chance for
tne Dank to oe iocaiea in tins territory.
In Memory of Mrs. Lnlji Graliam.
The angel of death has visited the
home of Mr. Felix A. Graham and
"ken awav his d-'-ar beloved wife,
Mrs. Graham. She passed away calmly
and peacefully and has entered her ,
enternal rest.
Mrs. Graham was a good woman so j
recognized to bo by all who knew j
her, thoroughly unselfish and eceed-!
ingly kind and thoughtful, and will be
sadly missed not only by the family
but by all who knew her.
Mrs. Graham died at her homp in
t^p Xew HoDe community on Wednesday
afternoon at 1 o'clock.
She leaves a devoted husband, thre:;
daughters and six sons and a host
of relatives and friends to mourn her
She was laid to rest at the Graham
family cemetery Thursday afternoon
at 2:30. the funeral service being conducted
by Rev. "W. A. Duckworth and
Rev. S. C. Ballentine, May God comfort
the hearts of the bereaved ones,
and may they be as true as Mrs. Graham
has been, and strive to meet
iier in a rairer iana wnere mere win
be no parting.
0. E. R.
Bryan and The West.
Abbeville Medium.
We, among others of his former admirers,
thought that William J. B^j'an
had been very patriotic, to say
the least, in resigning from the pres
ident's cabinet early in the year in the
face of such grave situations as those
that confronted the state department
at that time.
IM the beginning of the presidential
campaign just closed some feared that
Mr. Bryan would be "found wanting''
in efforts for the democratic party.
But instead of that he stumped Nebraska
and other western states for
the party and the administration with
the result that those sections wherein
Mr. Bryan's voice is still heard and
lined themselves up in the
Democratic column. And, Mr. Bryan
is smiling and good-natured and his
attitude shows him & man too big to !
hold malice. He did his duty to his
While Mr. Bryan's efforts are largely
responsible for the West supporting
the administration it is hardly to
be believed that the high prices of
farm products and the almost un-l
heard of prosperity of that section has
not had its weight. The agricultural
interests of the West have probably
never seen sucn progress ana pros-,
perity as have been enjoyed under the
present administration. And, while
this prosperity is tangible, concrete
evidence of the administration's ability
to take care of the United States,
yet it took a man of the calibre of
William J. Bryan to bring these facts
home to the voters in euch a menner
as to make them realize fully just
how much they owed to the Democrats
for this almost unparalleled prosperity.
Bryan had a message ba?ed upon
facts, and he was good democrat
enough to deliver that message in his
oldtime, vigorous style.
Double rrooi. I
A tramp knocked at a farmer's door i
and called for something to eat. j
lAre you a Christian? asked the
good-hearted man.
Look at the holes worn in the
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knees ot my pants. wuao uu uut;
The farmers wife promptly brought
out the food and the tramp turned to
Well! asked the farmer.
What.made, those. holes. In. tie, back/
of your pants?
Backsliding, replied the tramp as he
hurried on.?Chicago Herald.
to repairing ha
have added mo
ichinery for
large of an E]
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Returning Regiments Selected by Bor.
der Commander.
San Antonio, Tex., Nov. 16.JThe
five infantry regiments ordered home
trom the border today by the war department
were relected by Gen. Funston
from me troops on patrol duty
at the reque&: of 'the department to
designate that nimhe* of <*-ganizatio.is
/or release
Staff officers tonight proclaimed ignorance
of Hie reason for the return
movement at tl;Ls time. They were
also at loss u, know whether the
order is the beg'lining of a general
retain movement of State troops, it
was admitted ir, military circles that
there are no Slate troops to take the
place o? tho relived unless regiments
that have already seen border service
are sent -back.
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Newberry, Nov. 14.?Presbyterian.
College scrubs defeated the Newberry
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