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nn" Cla.Ss matter.
Vacation Has Come--Grand Sermon ---Fine
Address.
The closing exercises of the Moses
Levi Memorial Institute began last
Sauday morning in the auditorium of
the Institute with the usual religious
service for such ocrasions. The bac
calaureate sermon was preached by
Rev. Gordon I. 'Moore. D. D.. Colum
hi. . C.
The auditorini was 1iiled to o\ver
flowfog, and every detail of the pro
r was carried out excellently. The
choir under the direction of Mrs. .1. L_
Wilson wa; composed of Mesdames
U. C. Gailuchat.. if. J. Uradham. W.
C. Davis. S. I. Till a-ud J. (. Gough,
!essrs.F. .. llichardson. J. L. Wells,
and A. P. Burgess. The singina was
superb. especially the last number "Oh
For a Thousand Toagues to sing." In
this selection there Was a duett very
sweetly rendered by Mrs. J. 0. Gough
and Mr. J. L. Wells. The following
was the program:
Voluntary--All Thy Works Shall
nraise Thee. '
Hymn - -Come Thou Almighty
King."
Prayer-Rev. J. 0. Gough.
Choir selection-"O Come. Let us
Sing."
Scripture Reading-Rev. A. N.
Brunson.
Hymn-"All Hail the Power of
Jesus' Name."
Sermon-Rev. G. B. Moore.
Choir Selection-"Oh. for a Thous
and Tongues to Sing."
Doxology.
Benediction-Rev. G. D. Moore.
The sermon was the utterance of a
student. a master of English. a moulder
of thought and a demonstrator of di
vine teaching. The speaker delivered
his sermon in a manner that impresses
itself upon the mind. He reached with
his forceful and magnificiently rounded
sentences the minds of those of tender
years, and in them he planted seed
which should be fruitful in after years.
Dr. Moore's sermon1was an oration with
out the usual frills, flounces and laces
so common with public speakers. There'
was no aerial flights. no soaring among
the stars, no tripping along silver
brooks, no plucking flowers in the gar
dens of imagination, no tinkling of sil
ver bells, and no feeding the mind upon
perfumed air. But for fifty minutes he
pointed out the vaTue of persistency,
determination, self reliance, work with
a shigh ideal as the goal. The entire
discourse was our conception of true
oratory. The following is a brief syn
opsis of his sermon:
COMMiENCEMENT SERMON.
Subject: 'Personal Value:'" Text:
Luke, 12:L.
The question of personal value is
forced upon our attention as we stand
in the presence of a vast and uncom
prehended universe. Man feels hiss
smallness~and helplesness,and condemns
self-importance as a defect of charac
ter. "W'hat is man that thou art mind
ful of him: I tbe Son of man that thou
visitest him?'" What is one life among
the teeming millions of earth?
Only one question concerning per
sonal value will be considered, viz:
How is it~determined? Three questions
are involved in the determination of'
personal value. First, the whereabouts
or the environment of the person un
der consideration. Secondly, the nat
ural endowments or hereditary advant
ages in the case. Tbirdlv, the element
of personal will.
It makes a difference where one be.
gins life. Environment places a limit
upon the degree of personal value that
is attainable. The individual as such
has no assignable value: his significance
is derived from his social nexus or rela
tions. The particular social order in
volved is important. To be potential
one must appear among a potential
people. Nature in the first place- pro
duces a great brain only among a peo
ple who use their brains and discipline
them in the highest exercises.
The free use of one's own will is de
termining personal value. We are
largely what we choose to be. We are
in a world that stimulates thought and'
that prompts to action and the forma
tion of ideals. This is a land of oppor
tunities and an age of opportunities.
Personal value depends largely upon
the services we render to others It is
enhanced by service to the State, to
society, to the cause of philanthropy
and religion. It means more, perhaps,
to be an American at this time than to
be a citizen of any other land. No
greater opportunities invite.
The old corception of virtue as
strength, an activity of the will in over
coming resistance needs to be revived
and re-emphasized. If life is to be a
rational whole of experience, the ex
pression of a definite value, there must
be no aimless drifiting. Native endow
-ment here is important. Men are born
neither free nor equal: they exhibit
primordial differences that become
more conspicuous as they rise through
voluntary effort into freedom. SomeI
are naturally weak, deficient in the
basic qualities that constitute steadfast
character. There can be no man actual
where there is no man potential. There
must be a man implied from the begin4
ing: some adamant, or at least, grit.
Education, under the most favorable
conditions, creates no new qualities, is
not a process of making something out
of nothing: it is simply making the
most of existing materials. Our ideals
must take account of existing condi
tions. and gather their strength and
inspiration within the circle of pre
scribed and necessary action.
The manhood of Jesus of Nazareth
was illustrated.
The danger to our ideals from impa
tience to succeed in business. etc. Eax
amples illustrating manhood. morally,
intellectually and physically.
After all that may be said of environ
ment-and surely ours is most favor
able-and after ~all claims and allow
anees have been made on behalf of
heredity, each one of us will at least
be an exipression of value in terms of
will and volitional achievement. And'
when the final decision- is rendered as
to our personal value. it will rest upon
the use we have made of our sovereign
plower of self-determination.
Fully 200 people assembled in the
auditorium of the Institute last Mon
day night. and many people turned
away because they could not find stand
in<g room This was the closing of the
sixth scholastic vear' of the Moses Levi
Institute, a large graduating class dis
tinguished speakers. and an excellent!
progran all tended to bring out the
-multitude. and it came. It was a ine
audience.
The essays of Misses Clara Harin
and Pauline Wilson were well prepared:
papers and well read.
The singing of the children was mao'
niticient. The instrumental duett by
Bowman brought forth tmany favorable
expressions from judges of music.
Ilon. 0. B. Marti.i, State Superiu- 1
tendent of Education. presented tOie
diplnomas to the graduates. ini a very
imtIpre-ssive tmauLICr. tOrCIing good
thought, and ltine advice. Mr. Martin
sonic very line points with his noted
humor. and he fired a home shot when
he referred to the absence of the boys
from the graduatingr class.
TJ'he fea ture of the evenitog was the
address of Hon. Geo. S. Legare. of
Charleston. r. Legare, after putting
his audienec in a good humor by telling
some liumorous stories. iroceeded to
hi- subiet with the case of a veteraU.
His -peeelt was full of beautiful patri
otic scnium.ent. pointing to a devotion
of vountry, and reveranee for the
tradit ions of the South. Soace forbids
our making comments upon the ad
dress. but we give our readers the
oration.
Mr. SuPerint.ndent. Teachelr. lde- aud -ii
I dCeml it no onl a Cvmpliment. but ara
nrivil ege to be allowed to ddress an audinC.
upon ar. occasion of this nature. A conilfimenIt
beause uo on-, who doe-. nit ps thew conif
dence of those who are toilijng in the great
work of education. -houd bi perminIted to Juib
licly express oninions in .ftir presece. A
nrivileg' because. in exprehing these opiiOn5
o'ne should l careful not to abuse th e connj
ience thus imposed. keepinc ahways in mid.
that the wor(s which fah from his lips. may
bear poisonous fruit in future. nnless they have
been well weighed, and spoken with discretion.
I thank you for the compiment. and, it shall be
m endeavor not be abuse the privile~ce. The
line of thought then to which I witsh to invite
your attention is putriotism and love of country.
We live in a day and time. when peace like a
-oiden sunbeam is resting over our land. The
ivy of time is entwining- itself around the co!
un. which marks the last resting place of
hitterness and contention. The sons of the blue
and greY are marching shoulder to shoulder.
The Orave men who took part on either side of
the great struggle, which rent us asunder. are
shaking hands across the bloody chasm. and
congratulating each other upon deeds of gal.
lantrr and heroism. leaving as a proud herit
a:e to those of us who have never known but
one ibag and onz country the -rave duty of
honoring the memory of the great lost cause.
and it the same time rendering loyalty to our
native land. and the flag which destiny has
raised over our heads and called our own. As a
child of the South, and one proud of the South's
past record. and of the Confederate blood which
fows in his veins I cannot speak of the past
and fnture, of love of country. of loyalty to the
stars and stripes without first impressing upon
those who hear me the necessity of inculcating
into the youth of our land a veneration for the
lost cause. and indellibly impressing upon their
minds that the South has never done anything
to be ashamed of: and further. that every man
who took part in that great struggle or offered
up his life a living sacrifice upon the altar of
the South was a hero. They should be told too
of their second heroic struggle for supremacy
and honest government in which they conquer
ed' How after staring starvation in the face
and courting death for four long years. they
surrendered when there was nothing left to
tight for or to tight with. How with bowed and
reverent heads they gave one longing glance at
tields of blood and strife, clasped the grimy
hands of the few remaining comrades. bade
them a sad farewell. and turned their weary
steps and tear-stained faces homeward. Tell
them too of that awful home coming to find
dwelling and barn in ashes, marking like mon
umental evidence sacred spots surrounded by
wasted tields and wilderness. And of the
widows and orphans who had nothing left but
the glimmering hope that these weary war
stained veterans, would be able to establish law
and order amid chaos. and create prosperity
amidst wreck and ruin. and general devasta
tion. Nor was their hope in vain. They had
lost. but only for a time. They had been crush'
ed. but not in ambition of purpose. They had
been conquered. but not in soul and spirit: and
with brave and dauntless hearts they faced
the untried foe: fought as men never fought be
fore. and won after long and wear' years of
struggle: and to day by reason of their efforts
throughout the length and breadth of this broad
land of ours. due can always feel a tinge of
pride in saying I am from the South. These
men belonged to a race of heroes. But few re
main to tell the tale of the struggle and hard
ship of those four years and the years preceed
ing. And these few are fast passing away
Day by day they are crossing over the river
into that great bevond where the cannon-s roar
is hushed and stilled, and the bugle sounds no
more. And as one by one they bow their heads
and go marching from the field of battle. the
bivouac of life, to find rest and peace upon
another shore, our hearts should go with them.
and a deep and everlasting gratitude should
keep memory green, because to them we owe
the dazzlng splendour of Southern pride and
prosperity.
It is the duty of every true son and daughter
of the South to mark their last resting place. to
see that their graves are kept as spotless as the
lives they have lived, and to strew them with
towers as pure and 'as beautiful as the record
they made for themselves and for you and for
me.' These things done. and we can then love.
honor and be loyal to the Stars and Stripes.
and teach our children to do likewise:
-'Is there a man with heart so dead.
Who never to himself hiath said.
This is my own. my native land."
There is another pace in our country's his
tory, when the struggle wtis great, the enemy
fierce and the obstacle to be overcome almost
insurmountable. It was in the early days.
When the betautiful fields tiow ladetned with
plenty, were but a mass of undiscovered and
untried jungle and wilderness. When on the
spots now dotted with happy homes, the wild
red warrior, and the fierce Oeast of the forest
ran rampant and held full sway. The brave
men and dauntless women who fought that
fight for civilization in a new and unknown
country. hsve also lef t a heritage upon which
all succeeding generations, can look with pride.
They approached this shore with fear, and
ti ambling, but no sooner had they set foot upon
t~e land which fate had destined to be theirs.
than the noble anglo saxon spirit famous and
predominent the world over triumphed over
their fears, and goaded them on to doing deeds
of heroism and bravery. They sprang like
magic npon the stage of action; strong. vigor
ous, brave and trne. their every fibre tingling
and teeming and pnlsing with energy and en
thusiasm, and then and there a new type of
manhood, the noblest. most courageous, and
sublime was born into the world, and the world
was blessed by its advent. All the essential
elements, physical. political. intellectual and
spiritual were harmonized each to each. be
cause as a beautiful united whole: and thus
impelled by this wonderful motive power of
Anglo Saxon manhood. results were accom
plished that have startled and thrilled the
wod The mighty forest bowed to the stroke
of the axe, and the fierce warlike aboriginees
stubbornly receded from their pathway. And
what a pathway. They have grasped the helm
of civilization. They moved not like a little
rivulet gradually feeling its way. and finally
wasting itself upon the sands. but rather like a
great swollen stream, bursting forth with a
wild crash, and carrying all before it. Forcing
a way through forest and valley, tearing across
the v.ery mountain~s and finding advent beyond.
until they had filled every nook and corner of
this new world with their presence, and made
it respond to the word and wisdom of God and
the will and power of man. The people who did
this, our forefathers, have left this shore, and
time has rolled on. Even the lingering wit
nesses of their glory and their triumph when
they took the new land they had builded. and
the new nation they had founded, and wrested
it from the tyrannical grasp of the mother
country. even these have, long since passed
on af ter recording their good deeds that their
memories might be enshrined in the hearts of
succeeding generations have come, come to
have their being to live and dwell upon the
face of this beatuti~ful country. so builded by our
forefathers of the South and North alike.
Shai we of the present generation keep alive
sectional bittertiess and contention. and hold
aloof from the rest of our great country. I ans
wer no. because to do so. would mean. that we
have forgotton the generous zeal with which
our people fought. bled and died in that great
struggle for Independence us against the moth
er country- While there has been an estrange
ment between the people of the North and
South. we once met on common ground, and
our fathers were the ancient friends of Mas
sachusets. It was the elbow and shoulder
touch which inspired and nerved the heafet and
strengthened the arm of the men of New Eng
land during the early birth days of our nation.
We of the South have just uas much right to be
proud of the nation's record and the Stars and
stripes, as the people who reside tiorth of the
Mason and Dixion Line. And it should be our
pride and our glory to know that the baniner of
our country is floating as peacefully and tri
umphantly in the South as in the North. That
here in the heart of the South. it will continue
to float upon the wings of heaven, and be fan
ned by the breath of fame "-every stripe bright
and unsullied. every star a dazzling emblem of
the past' long years after you and I have en
tered the great beyond, and ceased forever to
gaze upon its majestic folds. I see in the des
iipy of the South. far better hopes than before
we were rent asunder. Birighter visions of her
future fiash before me. as day by day I mingle
my thoughts and ideas with broad-minded men
fron all over the Union. and hear expressions
of ;ood will. and kind encouragement fall fast
and thick trom their lips. Trhey admit thait the
South has a past of which any nation or people
of right should be piroud. Ini the height, of her
prosperity and glory, during her darkest and
'most trying hours, she has ever been inspired
by principles of justice and right. Let us raise
tie veil of the great hidden past. You wratch
the sun rise upon the field of Bunker H ill. You
are all excitement as you anxiously await the
affray. You watch the serid columns as they
advance to the charge. You hear the rifle's peaLi
the din of musketry, the roar of the cannons.
you near the groans of the dead and dying. and
when it is albover, you step upon the field of
carnage, and as you look do~vn uponi the cold.
white up-turned faces. your eves rest uipon
maiy a Southern son. You tuni next to Ameri
cas thirty thousand soldiers. ats they are hurl
ed against Mexico's millions, and whieni they
storm Chepultepec. yout see Southern blood
generosly poured forth on Mexican soil, as the
ery flower of the South. one by one fall from
their ramparts. Go next to San Juain Hill. anid
there see the Americani soldiur lead on to vie
tory. The South is there front and foremost in
the ranks. struggling shoulder to shoulder with
:en from the far off North. Ttmrn niext to the
great battletield of life, and the south is still
there. front and foremost in the affray, ever
fighting for the common good of this American
ountry. as she waives the banner of peace.
prosperity and plenty. The North ksnot unmind
ful of all this. The areat living mass of intel
igence. activity and improvement residingI
there has craspe'd the situation in the South.
They have witnessed scenes of desolation.
transformed almost with the suddenness of en
chantment into those of fruitfulness and beauty
td their hearts have be-en touched by the
nobleness of this Southern population equal as
they are to any emergency. andl I believe to day~
hat the vast majority of the North are out'
o: peace. and :nnhe-.-:'ieome handot :-:w:.
L.-t us accept them. We are in a poJition 10.1v
.o without. "aeriticiiig principle or honor. I:
ringone of Napoeon': great liattles. ie c
eluded that the day was lost. atnd was ahout ts
ret rent hastily. In one of Is compai.'s thl-:rk
-. a (riTnaler hov. L littli' wi..if plteI UP OiP
iie streets of Pa ris. and tuglit to bait the
drum. "Bcat a retreat Napoleon crie.l. but, thi
hov did not stir. -Beat a retreat he, repeatL.l ,
but the boy grasped his drum stici. and stil.)
ping forward satd '-Forrive- me. sire. iut I tdGn
Iziow how. They never taight nri th..t- 6ut
can beat a charge. Oh' I en' ' i
that will Inake the dead riso :a'dI 'an -
beat the charge at the lvraii oi a'
it at Tabor. and I beat it :iginiit L
won there. Sire. e:ili't I be:ut it lriT
turning 1to lie of is (:^'i':L i
beaten. what will we O' -
ptronptly hurled h:Wn. "Let thi- ho l' t
ciar:e. and we will h)eat tihe: ( ''1 - .. . .''' :
:id heat the charge of . . T I .) i't I I 01.i
1iii1 :t Ilater ill --'s e i tt i toll v
his tumn. the-y sw-opt titw i u s' to iiO'.o
.\tistri:.<ant th. victorY W:i-- i '- m''
tI'- hov. still 1-lting 'I" ruri '., eht ir. .- :
thet-:t :inti d vin-. ovt-r the Ire It.rk :d
dii ies. verAll- ci ..::and ro r :.-ru he ItI
lId them1 n to victory. Tie sulth. our blt-Io 0
South. ,i:is liet er Ir ta 1: ght to "h-i re -1 .
F'or more tha: fortyj years it.w Ahe ha beatn,
the e:iare. Over the remains of her st'es fal
;.n in dlefen'e of ri::ht. vet' the rampara at
hinmi: iation or hevr noble svometn. ove~r thit
iditeds :Ind raches of insult to her itr::ve lnit.
ov-rh. mire of eorruptlv tielet-d tr:osuries.
Sii. Ls i-een stea lil. y)oviit :1. 4).1 fo: -
et'rnaalv :ttl everatigly et iL th: it furi
onis an int'ver ceasin-z charge to victory. She
1l ICVV, tive kown dvt'eL. and,andi tt *1 i
the btright, noontday stuin if prosperity she wil
not be surpassetl in patriotism. and the love of
thn'Star- aind Stripes. tylt- te i' of our ::utve
I'Rand.Ud
PROGR..
1. Invocation-By lev..\. N. 8run
2. Butterliv (horus-BY P r i ii a r Y
I 'upils.
. Class oration--'Lahor Its Own le
'vard." Bv Miss Clara Ilarvin.
4. Chorus-"oaily We're J'ri ppifng..''
By Fifty Voice.
5. Class Prophecy-"Oue Dozen Less
One." Bv Miss Pauline Wilson.
G. Annual At'dress before the M. L.
M. I. By Congrraiman George S.
Lega-re. Charle-/,n. S. C.
7. Instrumental Duet-By lisses Alt
zusta Appelt and Ria Lee Bowman.
8. Specialclass Address and Presen
tation of Diplomas By Hon. 0. B.
Martin. State Supt. of Education.
9. Double Quartette-"When the
Fragrant Roses Blow." By Misses
Pauline Wilson, McfRoy. Howle,
Hall. Trescott, Beulah Wilson.
McCollough, Bradham.
10. Announements.-By School Super
intendent and Board of Trustees.
11. Benediction.-Rev. J. P. Inabnit.
Reception in Honor of the Graduating
Class.
Class Colors-Pink and Green.
Class Flower-Pink Carnation.
Members of the Class of 1905.
Ria Lee Bowman, Rody MYcCollough,
Alma Frazier, Lula alcLeod, Ar
line Harrington, Vernecia Mcoy,
Clara Harvin, Eleanor Todd, Car
rie Holladay. Susie Trescot. Pau
line Wilson.
After the prograi was concluded,
Professor Boyd in a few well chosen
words, addressed himself to the patrons,
and in behalf of himself and his cor ps
of teachers thanked then for their
hearty co-operation. The entire exer
cises were carried out successfully and
the people are proud of thd institution.
Beware of Ointments for Catarrh that Contain
Mercury
as uercury will surely destroy the sense of smejl
and completely derange the whole systeu when
enterinr it through the mucous surfaces. Such
articles should never be used except on prescrip
tions from reputable physicians. as the damage
ther will do is ten fold to the good you can pos
ibfy derive from them. Halls Catarrh Cure.
manufactured by F. J. Cheney & Co.. Toledo, o..
contains no mercury. and is taken internally.
acting directly upon the blood and mucous sur
faces of the system. in buyin- Hall's Catarrh
Cure be sure you get the genuine. It is taken
internally. and made in Toledo. Ohio. hy F. J.
Chieney & Co. Testimonials fre.
Sold by Druggists. price 75c. prr hott'e.
Hll's Faimily Pills are the bestt.
The latest news from th~e war
is that the Russian navy has
been destroyed. Rojestvensky
seriously wounded and captured.
his flag ship sunk and all of his
battle ships-except two, which
were taken, are now lying at the
bottom of the sea. In all of the
dispatches this mnornling there is
nothing but Japanese victory
and Russian disaster. Verily
Russia is paying dearly for the
sins committed upon her help
less subjects. The chastisement
we believe is directed from oi
High. -
Why Suffer From Rheumatism ?
Why suffer from rheumatism when
one application of Chamberlain's Pain
Balm will relieve the pain? The quick
relief whichthis liniment affords make
rest and sleep possible, tand that alone
is worth tmany times its cost. MIany who
have used it hoping only for a short re
lief from sutfering have been happily
surprised to find that after awhile the
relief became permanent. Mi-s. V. UI.
Leggett of Yumn Yum, Tennessee. U.
S. A.. writes. "I am a great sufferer
frotm rheumatism. all over from head
to foot. and Chamberlain's Pain Balm
is the only thing that will relieve the
pain " For sale by The R. B.' Loryea
Drug Store. Isaac M. Loryea. P1rop.
The liquor question agitation
continues all o\er the State; and
since Pickens county has voted
out the dispensary other coun
ties are circulating petitions cal
ling for a vote. It is even sug
gested that Charleston will soon
decide whether or not the dis
pensary shall continue, and ir.
all probability if a vote is had
there that countyg will also vote
the dispensary out.
In our opinion the opponents
of the dispensary ar-e adopting
the right methods, b; voting
upon the matter. divor-ced fr-om
ofice, the people can decide the
question upon its merits, and it
is the only pr-oper way to get the
sentiment.
Sold by Dr. W. FL1-..own a o
I sulfer-ed fot- tnanv y-eat-s with ner
vous and sick headache. Tried many
iedicines and sever-al dotctors. Nothing
cured me until I got Lee's Headache
and Neuralgia Remned., it is simtplv
worth its weight in gold.
Mi-s..-Ixo. WV. SRINK LE.
Charlot te. N. D.
The price 25t- at Dr. WV. E. Br-own &
Co.s.
Trhe'\a.r news from the East
has vir-tually put Russia out of
business, and we look for the
war to end in shor-t or-der-. Rus
sia's defeat upon land and sea
has proven the superior-ity of
Japaneze arms, and the justice
of the Japaneze cause. A dis
patch sent this paper last Mon
day reads as follows: " It has
been officially announced in a
dispatch from Tokio, that the
Russian fleet has been practical
ly annihilated by the Japaneze.
Twelve war ships sunk or cap
tured, two transports and two
torpedo boat destroyers also
sunk. Later- reports awaited
with interest. There is no doubt
as to the authenticity of the.
iews." -
Beas the The Kind You Have Always Boutght
Dear Sir: ott ze1 a uoou :L mny m
bythe gallon lieing a decent man.
r;1i*e full Imeasure.
~ iu know what we men: you know
,hat Shit weight and short measure
are commonl among-well. we hope
the(re ai- no short measure and weight
in your Itown1.
Tlier ar. tlough1. ri1bnus and laces
atid tri muiig.s. 50oh by the "do/n.
measuire ninIe or tein yar(s. There is no
comtrplaint. ie.rause thIley a.1l do it.'
Yoi have 1 be s:Li1e nlate ill yori.
.oods iearly eiverything canntied or
bottled. eheats, in the quantity. Almost
nobody gJvc full weigh1t, in factory
package:
We are one of the almost nobodies.
\\e sell paint by the aillon. to paint
sur house: and our gallon is just the
'same size as yours that you measure
vinegar wito- -2:.l cub,e inches.
Good paiit too --Devoe leiad-and-zine -
takes fewer zailon; than mixed paint
and wears twice as lond as lead-and-oil.
Yott own a house. That.'s why we are
writing to you.
F. XV. DEvoh & Co.
P. S. M1anning1 Hardware Co. sells
our I)pint. ;2.
Fine teeth make broad grins.
Never look a toy pistol in the
muzzle.
Ate Everything in Sight.
Dr. King's Chill end Fever Tonic is
without a doubt. the best medicine I
have evpr found for chills. All iny fain
ily were in poor healt-h last summer.
and after several other chill tonics had
failed, tried Dr. Kirt's. and in a very
few days we werc' Jll better. eating
everything in sight.
M. S. McommLv.
You can't always judge a man
by the cigarettes he does not
smoke.
A tramp has one advantage
over the bicycle; his tire never
punctures.
No one ever heard a married
man coax his wife to sing for
him.
1785 1905
COLLEGE OF CHARLESTON,
CHARLESTON, S. C.
Entrance examinations will be held
in the County Court House on Fri
day. July 7, at 9 a. in. One Free Tu
ition Scholarship to each county of
South Carolina -awarded by the
County Superintendent of Educa
tion and the Judge of Probate.
Board and furnished room in Dor
mitory, S10 a month. All candidates
for admission are permitted to com
pete for vacant Boyce Scholarships,
which pay S100 a year. For further
information and catalogue, address
HARRISON RANDOLPH,
President.
InsurancE.
Fire, Life, Accident and Health.
Place your Insurance in the follow
inz Companies, each represent
ing millions of assets:
Hartford of Hartford. Conn.
Phenix of Brooklyn, N. Y.
Continental of New York.
American Fire of Philadelphia.
German American of New York.
Pennsylvania of Philadelphia.
Fire Association of Philadelphia.
Home of New York.
New York Underwriters' Agency
of New York.
Western of Canada.
A share of your business solicited.
Country tenant property written also.
AN UNUSUAL OFFER
By- W. E. B3ROWVN & Co.,
Druggists.
wo are offering their patrons an op
polunity of a free trial of the wonder
ful healing remnedy. Paracamph. First
Aid to the Injured. This remedy has
become popular in a reniarkably short
length of time by its great success in
curing ther aches. nains and hurts of
millions of people. Manning people
should know the value and merits of
Paraamph. and to enable them to do
so without, risk or loss of money. These
gentlemen have produced a plan. "Be
ing fully convinced of the merits of
Paracamph, all you have to do," says
Dr. Brown, "is to deposit the price of a
bottle at our drug store, take home a
bottle of Parieamph, give it an honest
trial, and if not satisfied, tell us and we
will return your money."
No remedy on earth compares with
Paracamph for the cure of Rheuma
tism, Swelling and Neuralgia. Sore
Throat, Croup, Catarrh, Sore Muscles,
Eczema, Sprains, Bruises, Sore Feet,
Cuts, Burns and Hurts of every descrip-.
tion. Paracamph absolutLely prevents
blood poison. Paracamph goothes and.
heals like magic. No household should
be without a bottle always at hand.
If you receive a card making o spe
cial offer to you for a trial of Para
eamph. bring it to our drug store with
ot delay.
THE HEGE LOG BEAM
SAW MILL
WITH
HEACOCK-KiNG FEED WORKS
ExNNS AND BoILEits. WOODwoRKING
31AcHINERY. Coor GI'NIG, BRzcK
MArINGs AND SHINGLE AND LATH
M~AcINRY, Corn~ MILLIs. ErC., ETC.
GIBBES MACHINERY Co.,
Columbia, S. C.
THE GISBES SHINGLE MACHINE
KILL THE COUCH
AND CURE THE LUNCS
--THDr. King's
New Discovery
IO NSUMPTION Price
FOR LouGSs and 0c as1.OO
Surest and Quickest Cure for alA
THROAT and LUNG TROUB
LES, or MONEY BACK.
The D. B2 Lonryea D3ru Store.
TEM DAYS MORE
@ @a
We wish to thank you for your liberal patrona 4
during the fifteen days sale and beg to state that we
have decided to continue same ten days longer at a
still lower cut. iII prices. 1
We have some very special things to offer in the $
next ten days and it will be to your interest to see
them. $
Such a thing as Androscoggin or Fruit Bleach- 0
@ ing at .5c the yard is very seldom seen in Manning. 1
Ibut we iave a few left-over pieces from our sale in $
short lengths that we will close out at .5 the yard. $
Ladies' Bleached Vests, tape4 neck, in this sale, @
$ only .5c.
Ladies' Lace Hose, in Black, White and Tan, for
the next ten days only 21c the pair.
Embroideries that were sokl at 5e in the past
sale-what's left at 4 1-2c the yard. 0
Oxfords and Sandals!
All Oxfords and Sandals to go in this ten-days
sale at great sacrifice.
Oxfords that were sold for $1.25 the pair now
going at 97c.
$1.50 and $1.05 Oxfords only $1.10.
Lot of Misses' and Children's Slippers way down
below cost. Don't fail to see these as it means
money saved to you.
We are showing the prettiest line of Porce- $
lain Ware in Manning. We will meet all $
competitionl.
THE YOUNG RELIABLE,
J. H. RIGBY.
@ T.S OAPeiet .M AiSceay
. . A, reidn.. G PrescripSecetr.
STH CAPERS DRUG COMPANY,
SUMMERTON, S. C.
S We offer the best service and the best value in our prescrip- a
Stion department of any drug store in Clarendon county.
S We are headquarters for all goods in the following lines and
Sall goods are guaranteed both as to price .and quality:
S DRUGS, MEDICINES, SURGICAL DRESSINGS AND
APPLIANCES, HOSPITA L SUPPLIES,
- FOODS FOR INVALIDS AND INFANTS,
STOCK FOODS AND MEDICINES,
SEEDS, TOILET AND FANCY ARTICLES AND
E . WEDDING PRESENTS,
FINE CANDY, SUPERIOR STATIONERY,
S CI~GARS AND TOBACCO, PAINTS, OILS, VARNISH ES,
__ ETC., ETC.
S Get our prices before you buiy.
S Goods not in stock, ordered by fastest route.
~THE CA PERS DRUG COMPANY,
SUMYMERTON, S. C.
S Watch this space for special offers each week.
THE CAPERS DRUG CO.,
Summerton, S. C.
JLELAND MOORE PAINT & OIL CO., |
MANUFACTURERS, $
S211 East Bay, Charleston, S. C. $$
SROOF PAINTS FLOOR PAINTS &$
STAINS $
HOUSE PAINTS WAGON PAINTS
Winthrop College gg
Scholarship and Entrance the Insuac Po i
T[he examination for the award of tacant th beto fre.
scr1olar.ships in Wnthrop Colele andi for the or bsns, i n
ovnty ICourt Hous }n rda . ly7th. atitutd to m, wl
afe uly ,. theywl be awardes re to
tnprovIded th ee th e coditin govri irhvid usi
in he award. Pplcnt or nsolaorshi'
should wite to Petidenbeohnsoombforter.
Schoarsipsarc rorh ~and replaCd wit ScOTTie
rime nextsessionoill openSeptembesta.ding
ForfurherInfrmaio an caaloue ddris l on quston
Pros. D. B. .JOHNXSON. Rock. Hill S. C. ______________
ARTISTIC MONUMENTS. Insu[e IDE Tobacco
I am representing the largest.
Marble and Granite quarrys in -- --
in the world, and can furnish
any Tombstone or Monument1$ ggg
*direct from the ouarry. Over!
Monuments. I also furnish any
kind of Iron Fences. Ornaments of South Carolina.
and Wood Mantels.
S. L. KRASNOFF, JNU, G, SLAUGHTER, Local Agent,
MANNING, C1 MANNING, . C.
Furniture on Easy Payments. 1llilliilliljig!
For the Rest of May
And Then After.
We offer every line of Furniture and Housefurnish
ings at unusually low prices for the rest of May. Specid.
sales every day. If you have not already taken advan
tage of these special sales, now is your opportunity to
.et some of the rarest Bargains ever offered in the Fur
niture line.
All the most seasonable Furniture offered at Rock
Bottom prices.
The Best Qualities for Less Xonvy Than
Anywhere Else.
Poiints o1 Mattresses.
We have the best of them. Our Union Elastic Felt
Mattresses are made with a view to comfort and durabil
ity. It is made of selected material, thoroughly felted,
best feather ticking, tufted and rolled edge. Every one
is guaranteed. and if not satisfied you can return them
after 60 days' use. These mattresses cannot be. bought
elsewhere for less than $14.
Our Special Price $11.50.
I Combination Mattresses at .3.50
Closing Out.
For the rest of May and June we will close out R
frigerators and Ice Cream Freezers at wholesale cost.
I-annocks,
for porches and lawns. Also a select line of Porch Rock
ers and Easy Chairs.
Prices That Please.
IF YOU DON'T SEE WHAT YOU WANT,
ASK FOR IT.
S. Lo KRASNOFF
SFurniture and Undertaking, Manning, S. C.
COMFORTR
~iswhiat
Swe wanlt.
HERE is nothing more comfortable in hotwahrnd otigmenat .K
Negligee Shirt.
We are showing this season the best and most
Scomplete assortment of Summer Shirts that ever
stopped at Manning. They are pretty, mnodest pat
terns and made of the best and strongest that can
be had. Our.
LION BRAND SHIRTS
Scannot be beat for the same price.
We have a small lot of dollar Shirts that we are
Sselling at a reduced price. Come and get some of a
Sthem before they go. It will be to your advantage 2
Sto see our line if you want to keep cool and Jook neat
Sfor a little mloneyV.
S.

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