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NfeWS FROM MANY PLACES
Washington. May 3. ?Germany will
be forced to yield completely to the allied
demands for reparations and probWashington.
May 2?Unless Panama
acts voluntarily wihtin "a reasonable
time," the Vniteo States will * take
measures to compel her to transfer
> jurisdiction of the disputed Co to territory
to Costa Rica, Secretary Hughes
says in a recent note to the Panama
govern ftietit. The text of the docu
ment was made public today at the
State Impart ment.
"This government believes that it
would be inadmissible to interpret its
obligations to the republic of Panama
as embracing an obligation to support
any claims for adjoining territory
which might be advanced by the government
of Panama, no matter whs*
the opinion of this government might
be as to tl^e validity or justice of
these claims." the note says.
The Panama claim that its title to
. the disputed territory had been un
challenged since colonial timet*, the
note holds a.- in no way "entitling the
government of Panama to demand the
occupation of territory which ^s not
a part of the republic of Panama nnd
hns been conclusively adjudged to belong
to Costa Rica."
"That territory which was adjudged
to be a portion of the territory of the*
republic of Costa Rica," the note declares,
in aei-ordanee with a boundary
line which the republic of Pannnia had
formally declared clear nnd indisputable
"still remains in the opinion of
the American Government the .territory
of Costa Rica.," and is to be respected
Washington, May 3.?-Strikes and
lookouts now in font* are costing the
workers nearly n million dollars a day
in wagse lost, it was estimated here
today on the Imsis of reports to the
lalmr department. These rejairts indicate
that at liyist a hundred thousand
men and women arc unwilling to work
pending May Ihiv negotiations with
employers on wage scales.
The losses sustained by the employers
ns a result of the cessation of work
is estimated at four times those of
Paris, May .'1.?French troops today
swept toward the Rhine.
The fervor of 1014 was awakened as
soiuiers gathered everywhere for transportation
to the German border under
mobiliznt ion orders. The only provinces
not contributing to the new army
were the devastate*! regions in northern
The elans of 1JHJI was railed up and
I .'So.OTH) men were provided for. ready
for a quirk dash into the Ruhr valley.
The armies _of oreupation are organir./ing
under the command of General I)egouette.
Washington, May 3.?Business men
of the I'nited States will not know until
the latter part of the year what
their federal taxes will be for 1021).
Although this uncertainty is one of
the factors of the business depression,
it was definitely determined today that,
notwithstanding the letter of recommendation
from Secretary of tile Treasury
Mellon, congress will adhere to its
"tariff first" program. with taxation
revision to follow. It will likely be
several months before the revenue bill
New York, May 3.?An early settlement
of the marine strike mid eotnnlote
victory was being claimed hv both
sides in the controversy here today.
The union leaders claim that practically
the entire strength of the union
is on a strike, this approximating 175,(KK)
men. The owners declared that
only a few hundred were out. The
We heve adopted
in many of the largt
every article in our :
a tag giving the pric
system lessens the c
a convenience to the
one price to all?tha
first class, fresh Gro
We also offer FIVE
i, every dollar spent \v
B. L. hfcl*
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| ROCK HILL FURf1
o C. K. Chreitzberg,
' i New York State License No, 468
& , < i: Day Phone 503; Nigl
|jk ;; ROCK HILL,
Hfc :! MOTOR E<
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beat neutral figure* obtainable are that
3,000 are out in New York and 15,000
out on the Atlantic, Gulf and Pacific
Washington. May 3.?President Harding
today notified all members of his
cabinet that they must keep the e*pen- j
ditures within tjie amounts appropriated
by congress for the conduct of their
In a letter-sent to each secretary,the
president deplored the "dangerous tendency"
of governmental departments
to exceed the amount* congress has allowed
them and then put in requests
for more money.
Berlin, May 4.? Seventeen persons
were killed at Antonien Huette, upper
Silesia, yesterday by Polish rioters, according
to report* received here today.
The district is said to have been quiet
ed by Italian troops, who suffered some
The disturbance grew out of false reports
that certain portions of upper Si-?
lesia had been awarded to Polahd by
the allied supreme council, the message
Washington.May 4.?President HHrd:
ing today won the contest of house leaders
to delay action on the disarmament
pro|M>sals now pending in congress. The
proposed hearings on the Rogers resolution.
which proposed an international
disarmament conference, will be called
off as a result of the agreement between
the president and the sponsors of the
resolution, who will make no attempt
to push it until the president indicates
be is ready. ?
Despite the announcement of the
president's position. Senator Borah today
offered in the senate his resolution
authorising and directing the president
ta call a naval disarmament conference,
to be participated in J?y the I'nited
States, Knglnnd and Japan.
Seattle, Wash., May 3.?Nine persons
were missing and one is known to have
perished, following the sinking of the
Japanese steamer Tokn Yo Mam, 4"i
miles off the month of the Columbia
oiAtY'inv *ur%i??irn |?n*Kt*u ii|?
bv the transport Buford.
The vessel caught on fire and was
abandoned by the 70 members of the
erevv ami five passengers before the lluford
Columbia. May 3.?The first interCollegiate
Track Meet ever held in
South Carolina will be staged on the
! FORT MILL, S. C. 1
1 GENERAL INFORMATION.
' F. E. ARDREY.. * Mayor I
C. S. LINK Clerk
A. L. OTT Police Judge
V. D. POTTS Chief of Police
I' DEPARTURE OF TRAINS. (
i > No. 35 Southbound 6:19 a. m.
No. 31 Southbound 8:07 a. m.
I No. 36 Northbound 8:23 a. in. '(
No. 113 Southbound 11:38 a. m
I No. 114 Northbound 11:55 a. m. |
, , No. 27 Southbound 5:32 p. m. ,,
No. 32 Northbound 6:35 p. m.
I ' No. 28 Northbound 7:43 p. m. i
MAILS CLOSE. (
I For train No. 27 5:10 p. m. 1
For "train No. 28 7:20 p. m.
j For train No. 35 8:00 p. m. I I
For train No. 36 8:00 a. m.
Note ?No mail is dispatched on (
trains 31, 32 and 114. Trains 27 !
and 28 do not handle mail Sunday. j
\ POSTOFFICE HOURS. 5 I
# Daily 8:00 a. in. to 7:00 p. m. / J
s Sunnav 9 to 9:30 a. 4:30 to 6 p. . t I
I W. B. ARDREY, Postmaster. J |
1 the system in vogue
; cities of putting on
store as far as possie
of the article. This
hance of mistake^, is
customer and insures
t the lowest at which
ceries can he sold.
PER CENT OFF on
IITURE COMPANY |
Licensed Embalmer !!
4; South Carolina License No. 141 I!
RIS, Assistant j|
it Phones 212 and 126 \ \
SOUTH CAROUNA J;
I > ,i/ v 1 i
;i|* *? % ** ' >?.: ' ?.'v
~ yoet mill mm
athletic flekl of the Univdi^lty of South
Carolina Saturday of thisweek, the 7th
?with five colleges of the state participating,
the University of South Carolina;
Wofford College, at Spartanburg;
Presbyterian College of South Carolina,
at Clinton; Clemson College, and Fur- 1
man University, Greenville.
The program of track events will be ;
announced later,, There will be a team j
of approximately ten men from each of j
the collges. Following the events on |
the track the University will tender
the men a banquet in the mess hall on
Green street. ThiR meet promises to
be of considerable interest throughout
the state.Next year it is expected more
colleges will participate, and it is likely
it will be made an annual event.
"THE NUT" IS COMING.
If you were in loye with a girl and
the gii^ was in love with an idea?
what wnillH vmi rln' Ynn micrht Ho
cide, as Charlie Jackson did, that the
best way to a girl's heart is through
her hobby ?and bend all your energies
to help her develop it. And if?in a
fire?you got caught in the streets in
your B. V. D.'s?had to carry out yonr
own corpse and i%trying to trick your
sweetheart?balled up the traffic of a
great city?got yourself suspected of
murder and "wanted" by the policewould
yoil think the price too high?
Charlie Jackson didn't, and because he
didn't he earned the reputation of being
"Doug" Fairbanks in "The Nuf"
will be the attraction at the Majestic
Theatre on next Monday and Tuesday,
the show opening each afternoon at
Lots of new goods just arrived
ut Massey's at new prices, which
are much lower.
Don't fail to see the new Shoes '
at Massev's. Otir new prices are
New Hats for ladies and children
jnst arrived at Masesy's ut
25 cents to $4.50. Save half your
To Debtors and Creditors.
All persons indebted to the estate
of S. 1*. Blankenship, deceased,
arc hereby notified to
make payment to the undersigned
.it once and persons having claims
against said estate are advised to
present the same, properly prov
within the time prescribed by
V. B. BliANKKNSillP,
.1. S. BLANKENSHIP.
A. S. Bl.ANKKNSIUP.
For Final Discharge. Notice
is hereby given that 1 ?
have made my tinal return to the
Probate Court of York county as
administrator of the Estate of
Miss Grace Krwin. and on Wednesday,
June 1. 1921. 1 will make
application to said Conrt for my
discharge from further liability
n connection with said adminisration..
A. O. JONES, Administrator.
Port Mill. S. <\. April 26. 1921.
5t May 26
If vmi Vulva ?.nvf.Vi?r?tr fnr saU
? j ? ?j a ? ???vi
he Fort Mill Times can help you
find a purchaser at very small
cost. .The Times is read in practically
every substantial home in
this section and is trusted by all.
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Pyramid Paint Shop [
ROCK HILL, S. O.
If your car need* painting we will
paint It for you and do It in such a 1
.cuv that you will be surprised at the ?r
III Terence It makea in the looks of ^
; in old cur. Our corps of painters .
- t * I lie best that can be obtained and '
"lily those *ho are experienced in "
ar painting are on our force. The \V
1 ??>ks of your oar is Just like the (J
b'Obs of your person. It goes a lang *<
' .1 AMES A. JOHNSON. Proprietor. 7
LET ME REPAIR YOUR ;
Rrlncr wnnr fikn?a a V If UaaJ l?i
? - k f V?f ? MMVVO w Mm, VAl MWU "
for good wark and reasonable
prices. Terms, cash.
Shoes ind Hosiery for sale, as
usual, at bargain prices.
Com- > to see me. <li
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R. M. HOOD
TH* SHOE MAM.
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POT MILL, 8. C.
Why not get
and really less
have stood th<
they are bette
We have a ful
Shirts and Dr,
Boys' Union 5
We wish to call the attenti
thing in GROCERIES on w
where in this section. V
ourselves, and we help our
Because of quick turn-over
to consider. And we guari
number is 159.
fflce of the County Treasurer of
York. S. March 1,1921.
Pursuant to the Act of the (jlciiral
Assembly notice is hereby
iven that the time for the payleut
of taxes due between Octoer
15 and December 51. 1920. has
pen extended to May 1, 1921, ,
ith a three per cent penalty ad
ed to all payments made after
larch 1. From May 1 to May 15,
)21, there will he a penalty of
]?er cent, and after May 15 all
npaid taxes will go into ex ecu
on. Unpaid poll taxes will Inlaced
in the hands of the magisates
of the several townships for
aii oi tlie nanus oi Ilie county <
c offering their accommodations ^
id facilities to taxpayers who <
ay desire to make use of the ^
ime, and I am taking pleasure in 1
ving prompt attention to all cor- <
spondence on the subject. <
All taxpayers appearing at my
fice will receive prompt attenon.
Note?The tax books arc made t
i by townships and parties writ- |
g about taxes wilt always expe- |
ite matters if they will mention
le township or townships in
hioh their property or proper- l
ps are located.
HARRY E. NEIL, 1
Treasurer of York County. J
li'iMfcgflf i n
I1 11 =^==-B
nd for Les
the best when it co<
i in the end?
IHES FOB MEN AND
s test for a half centi
r at the price than evi
< SPRING SUITS,
ds and cassimeres, s
IE TO CHANC
1 line of Men's and Be
Stetson Hats, Crosse
g at the C
on of the public to the fact
hich a better price can not b<
ITe are in business to help tl
selves better when we help tli
s our stock is always fresh,
intee quick deliveries and etlh
E. S. PARKS, Manager.
Bankers, of a
that money to 1
be carefully sc
j rt service, cou
> experience of
; century of exp<
> to you consult
I cers and Dire
> in years of lonj
j We would be
> you make fre
; Bank find its O
Tomato Plants, nil varieties, 50c
>er hundred. $2 per thousand;
ransplaiited, $1 per hundred,
ieady now. Phono 125-B. Medin
Piant Farm, Fort Mill.K.C. 14
i_ 1 ^ . i 1
READ THE ITIMES
I ' ^
sts no more,
er, $20 to $39.
in all wool
izes, 6 to 18,
. 55 to $15
. . 98c up
50c and 75c
50C and 75c
tt Shoes, Ide
that there is hardly anyi
secured here than elselie
consumer as well as
ie consumer best,
which is something eise
iient service. Our phone
11 men, know |
>ear fruit must t
>wn in tested *
pled with an
nearly a half *
erience, offers *
ation of Offi- S
ctors schooled ^
to have ^
e use of this *
fficers. THE *
SK OF FORT
A. L. PARKS,
FUNERAL DIRECTOR AND FUNERAL
EQUIPMENT - MOTOR HEARSE
FORT MILL, S. C.
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